Theater News

Will Durst's Bipartisan Bashing to Open at New World Stages in August
Will Durst Political pundit and satirist Will Durst will star in the solo show The All-American Sport of Bipartisan Bashing, which begins an open-ended ...
Rose, Salonga, Young, et al. Set for Macy's July 4th Fireworks
Lea Salonga (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Tony Award winners Anika Noni Rose, Lea Salonga, and John Lloyd Young will participate in the 31st annual Macy's 4th of Ju
Out in Public
Alan Alda, Candice Bergen, Zach Braff, Marcia Gay Harden, Allison Janney, Debra Messing, Idina Menzel, et al. turn out for this year's Public Theater gala.
New Tony Awards for Sound Design to Begin in 2008
The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the first time this season to vote on the addition of two new competitive categories for future Tony Awards ceremonies. The newly ...
Elvis People to Close After Four Performances
Jordan Gelber and Nick Newell in Elvis People(© Carol Rosegg) The producers of Doug Grissom's play Elvis People, directed by Henry Wishcamper, have
Along Came Bill
Bill Condon, director/screenwriter of Dreamgirls, speaks candidly about the tricky process of adapting stage musicals to film.
Full Casting Set for Broadway's Young Frankenstein
Andrea Martin (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Full casting has been announced for the new musical Young Frankenstein, which will open at Broadway's Hilton Thea
Tony Danza Will Star in Vegas Producers
Tony Danza inThe Producers (© Paul Kolnik) Tony Danza will play Max Bialystock in the Las Vegas production of The Producers for an 18-week engagem
Off-Broadway Theater to Be Named After Jerry Orbach
Jerry Orbach(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) The Snapple Theater Center (1627 Broadway at 50th Street) will name one of its two theater spaces after actor Jerry Orbach,
Day, Pullman, and Roberts to Star in Second Stage's Peter and Jerry; Remainder of Season Announced
Bill Pullman Johanna Day, Bill Pullman, and Dallas Roberts will star in Edward Albee's Peter and Jerry (October 19-December 9), the first production in Second ...