Theater News

Photo File
Our photogs focus on Rob Marshall, Tommy Tune, Patrick Stewart, Jane Krakowski, Hugh Jackman, Jimmy Smits, Raúl Esparza, and other stars at recent openings and celebrations.
Kitt and Lithgow to Light Broadway Holiday Tree
Eartha Kitt (Nine) and John Lithgow (The Retreat From Moscow) will light this year's Broadway Holiday Tree on Wednesday, December 10 at 5:15pm. As ...
James Earl Jones to Introduce August Wilson Reading on December 3 at the 92nd Street Y
August Wilson On Wednesday, December 3 at 8pm, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright August Wilson will read poems and selections from his dramatic work at the 92nd ...
Tony Award Winner Dorothy Loudon Dies at 70
Dorothy Loudon, who won a 1977 Tony Award for her hilarious portrayal of Miss Hannigan in Annie, died on Saturday, November 15 after a battle with cancer. ...
State Fair
Can Filichia find musical theater references to all 50 states? Need you ask?
Are the Stars Out Tonight?
David Barbour muses on the phenomenon of Broadway actors missing performances.
Listen to My Heart Rescinds Closing Notice
David Friedman and Anne Runolfssonin Listen to My Heart(Photo © Carol Rosegg) The Off-Broadway revue Listen to My Heart: The Songs of David Friedman
Put the Blame on Fame
Fame is fleeting (the Siegels hope), but Cleo Laine & John Dankworth are forever. Also: Notes on Sharon McNight at Mama Rose and a D.C. Anderson revue at the Duplex.
The Sacramento Scene
We all know of one actor who's ready for Sacramento, but did Filichia find others during his visit?
Harmony Canceled, No Longer Broadway-Bound
The production of the Barry Manilow-Bruce Sussman musical Harmony that was to have opened on Broadway early in 2004 has been canceled. The show about the Comedian Harmonists, ...