Theater News

Connick, Friedman, Griffiths, Young, et al. Win Theatre World Awards
John Lloyd Young(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Twelve performers have been named as the winners of this season's Theatre World Awards for Outstanding Broadway and
Elaine Stritch Will Return to Café Carlyle This Fall; Club Will Remain Open Through 2006
Elaine Stritch (Photo © Denise Winters) The Café Carlyle, the famed cabaret venue located at the Carlyle Hotel on Madison Avenue, will not be closing thi
Carroll, Day, Jones, Lee, Thorell Will Appear in Satellites
Clarke Thorell (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Kevin Carroll, Johanna Day, Ron Cephas Jones, Saatya Lee, and Clarke Thorell will appear with previously announced star
William Petersen Set for Trinity Rep's A Dublin Carol
William Petersen William Petersen, star of the hit TV series C.S.I.: Crime Scene Investigation, will star in Trinity Rep's mounting of Conor McPherson's A D
Lisa Kron and Leigh Silverman to Speak at Drama Book Shop
Lisa Kron (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Lisa Kron and Leigh Silverman, the writer/author and director of Well, will give a free talk at the Drama Book Sh
Block, Balgord, Fraser, McCarthy to Headline The Pirate Queen
Stephanie J. Block (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Stephanie J. Block, Linda Balgord, Hadley Fraser, and Jeff McCarthy will lead the 40-person cast of The Pirate Q
Casting Complete for London Production of Wicked, Starring Menzel and Dallimore
Idina Menzel (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Full casting has been announced for the London production of Wicked, which will begin performances at the Apollo V
New York Drama Critics' Circle Honors The History Boys, The Drowsy Chaperone, Sweeney Todd, and Christine Ebersole
Samuel Barnett and Richard Griffiths in The History Boys (Photo © Joan Marcus) The New York Drama Critics' Circle has named Ala
Bogosian, Hoffman, Ortiz, Rubin-Vega, et al. Set for LAByrinth 2006-2007 Season
John Ortiz and Philip Seymour Hoffman (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) The LAByrinth Theatre Company has chosen five plays to be presented during its 15th Anniversary
Tony Awards Administration Committee Announces Final Decisions; Sarah Jones to Receive Special Tony Award
Sarah Jones in Bridge and Tunnel (Photo © Paul Kolnik) The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced its final decisions for the 2005-2006 seaso