Theater News

Controversial Play Paradise to be Read in NYC
By Matthew Murray · Apr 23, 2003
The Epic Repertory Theatre Company has announced that it will present the first New York reading of Glyn O'Malley's controversial new play Paradise on April 25. Inspired by ...
Bay Street Theatre to Present Staged Readings of Two New Plays, April 26-27
By Matthew Murray · Apr 23, 2003
Alan Alda The Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor, New York will be presenting staged readings of two new works on April 26 and 27. The first, Essays/4 Voices, ...
Bernadette Peters Misses Gypsy Performances Due to Illness, Expected to Return Thursday Night
By Matthew Murray · Apr 23, 2003
Bernadette Peters Bernadette Peters, the star of the current Broadway revival of Gypsy, missed performances of the show on Monday and Tuesday evening and ...
Where There's Will...
By Peter Filichia · Apr 22, 2003
Filichia toasts Shakespeare on his 439th birthday by recalling recent New York City productions of his work.
Paper Mill Announces 2003-2004 Season
By Matthew Murray · Apr 22, 2003
Paper Mill: The State Theatre of New Jersey, located in Millburn, has announced the shows that will make up its 2003-2004 season. The season will begin with Ain
All That Jazz
By Michael Portantiere · Apr 21, 2003
Diane Schuur gets her act together and takes it to the Blue Note.
NYTW to Receive 2003 Edwin Booth Award
By Matthew Murray · Apr 21, 2003
Kelly Hutchinson and Yusef Bulos in Homebody/Kabul(Photo: © Joan Marcus) New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) will be the recipient of the 21st annual Edwin B
More Casting Announced for No Strings at Encores!
By Matthew Murray · Apr 21, 2003
Maya Days City Center Encores! has just announced additional casting for its upcoming staged concert presentation of No Strings, the 1962 Richard Rodgers ...
Many Days in the Life of Joe Egg
By Peter Filichia · Apr 20, 2003
Thirty-five years after William Goldman wrote his classic book, Filichia looks back on the 1967-68 B'way season.
Hairspray and Nine Lead Nominations for Outer Critics Circle Awards
By Matthew Murray · Apr 20, 2003
The Outer Critics Circle, an organization of writers who cover New York theater for publications and media outside of New York, has announced the nominations for the 53rd annual ...