Theater News

Amas Musical Theatre to Present The Robber Bridegroom
By Matthew Murray · Apr 30, 2003
Alfred Uhry The Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy -- the Amas Musical Theatre's youth company -- will present a new production of The Robber Bridegroom, ...
Rare Songbirds (and Songs) on Display
By Peter Filichia · Apr 29, 2003
Filichia gets an earful of musical rarities at two new shows featuring several fabulous women.
Additional Casting Announced for The Boy From Oz
By Matthew Murray · Apr 29, 2003
Hugh Jackman Additional casting for The Boy From Oz, the musical biography of Peter Allen, has been announced. The show is scheduled to begin previews at ...
TV's Theater Talk Lists Upcoming Guests
By Matthew Murray · Apr 29, 2003
Harvey Fierstein Theater Talk, the TV show hosted by Michael Riedel and Susan Haskins that airs Fridays at midnight on Thirteen/WNET in New York, has announced its ...
Stage & Screen Book Club to Cease Operations in July
By David Finkle · Apr 28, 2003
The Stage & Screen Book Club, which has been in existence for more than half a century, will call it quits after a July mailing to its approximately 15,000 current members. The outfi
Def Poetry Jam on Broadway to Close on May 4
By Matthew Murray · Apr 28, 2003
(l-r) Poetri, Steve Colman, Lemon, and Mayda Del Valleat a Def Poetry reading at Barnes and Noble in NYC(Photo © Michael Portantiere)
Drama League Award Nominations Announced
By Matthew Murray · Apr 28, 2003
The Drama Leage has announced the nominees for its Distinguished Production Awards this season. In addition to the awards in the categories below, four others will be announced ...
Highway to Heaven
By Michael Buckley · Apr 28, 2003
Michael Buckley has a sit-down with Jason Petty, the star of Hank Williams: Lost Highway.
John Lithgow and Melanie Griffith to Announce Tony Nominations at Sardi's on May 12
By Brooke Pierce · Apr 28, 2003
Melanie Griffith John Lithgow and Melanie Griffith will announce the 2003 Tony Award nominations on Monday, May 12 at 8:30am at Sardi's (234 West 44th Street). The ...
Irwin and Woodard to Host 48th Annual Obie Awards
By Matthew Murray · Apr 28, 2003
Bill Irwin The 48th annual Village Voice Obie Awards ceremony honoring excellence in Off-Broadway theater will be held on May 19, hosted by Bill Irwin (The Goat, o