Theater News

Fraser, Hecht, Marvel, Welch, et al. Set for Orestes Reading
Christopher Evan Welch (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) The 92nd Street Y's Poets' Theatre will present the world premiere of Anne Carson's translation of Euripides'
Barbican to Present Complicite's A Disappearing Number
Simon McBurney The Barbican Centre will present A Disappearing Number, a new piece by the acclaimed theater group Complicite, September 5-October 5. This is ...
John Austin Connolly Wins Yale's David C. Horn Prize
John Austin Connolly Irish playwright John Austin Connolly has won the first David C. Horn Prize, presented by the Yale Drama Series, for The Boys from Siam, ...
Bogardus, Davis, Stoll, et al. Join Roundabout's Old Acquaintance
Stephen Bogardus Full casting and creative team have been announced for the Roundabout Theatre Company's production of John Van Druten's comedy Old Acquaintance
Actress Anne Pitoniak Dies at 85
Anne Pitoniak Actress Anne Pitoniak, best known for her role of Thelma Cates in the original Broadway production of Marsha Norman's 'night, Mother, died of ...
2007 Drama Desk Award Nominations Announced
Billy Crudup and Brían F. O'Byrne in The Coast of Utopia (© Paul Kolnik) Broadway stars Beth Leavel and James Naughton an
Gary Mauer to Play Title Role in Broadway Phantom
Gary Mauer inThe Phantom of the Opera (© Joan Marcus) Gary Mauer will play the title role in the Broadway production of The Phantom of the Opera,