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Creative Team Announced for Shrek -- The Musical
David Lindsay-Abaire and Jason Moore(Photos © Joseph Marzullo andMichael Portantiere) It has just been announced that Shrek -- The Musical, a stage musica
The Acting Company to Honor Seldes and Newman on October 25
Marian Seldes and Phyllis Newman(Photos © Joseph Marzullo) Marian Seldes and Phyllis Newman will be honored at The Acting Company's annua
Loose Lips
Brian Scott Lipton chats with Edie Falco, Brenda Blethyn, and Deidre Goodwin after hob-nobbing with celebs at Feinstein's.
You Can See Him Now
Barbara & Scott on Cy Coleman, Julie Halston, Mary Testa, Paul Sparks, Nine Parts of Desire, and more.
NYMF Errant
A look back at the people and shows that constituted the First Annual New York Musical Theatre Festival.
Photo File
Daniel Sunjata, Anna Paquin, Swoosie Kurtz, Polly Bergen, and other notables smile for TheaterMania's cameras.
The Happiest Corpse I've Ever Seen
In his new book on musicals since 1978, Ethan Mordden often lets despair and bitterness get the better of him.
Sondheim, Lapine, and Patinkin to Headline Democratic Fundraiser at Bernstein Residence
The iconic composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim, librettist-director James Lapine, and performer Mandy Patinkin -- all of whom worked together on the Pulitzer Prize-winning 1984 ...
Their Wedding
Yesterday marked the first anniversary of a one-performance-only show and a marriage.
Actor Iggie Wolfington Dies at 84
Iggie Wolfington, the stage and screen actor who introduced the song "Shipoopi" when he created the role of Marcellus Washburn in the original Broadway production of Meredith ...