Theater News

The FireBird Rises Again
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Jan 7, 2003
Mark Nadler opens the new FireBird nightclub in high style with his acclaimed show Tchaikowsky and Other Russians.
Photo File
Our photogs focus on Patty Duke, Richard Dreyfuss, Anne Heche, Charles Busch, and other stars-about-town.
Fynsworth Alley to Hold Re-Release Party for The Ethel Merman Disco Album
By Matthew Murray · Jan 7, 2003
The Ethel Merman Disco Album -- the 1970s camp and cult favorite featuring one of Broadway's most luminous stars -- is about to be re-released by Fynsworth ...
To Catch a Thief
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 6, 2003
Brian d'Arcy James brings Conor McPherson's The Good Thief to L.A.
BOOBS! The Musical to Open at Triad Cabaret Theatre
By Matthew Murray · Jan 6, 2003
BOOBS! The Musical in workshop BOOBS! The Musical: The World According To Ruth Wallis will begin previews at the Triad Cabaret Theatre on May 8 and ...
Crain's Reports January and February Ticket Sales Off By More Than 15% for Most Shows
By Matthew Murray · Jan 6, 2003
According to a report in the January 6-12 issue of Crain's New York Business, advance ticket sales for Broadway shows for January and February are down more than 15% from the ...
Where There's a Wilson, There's a Way
By Peter Filichia · Jan 5, 2003
Filichia chats with veteran actress Elizabeth Wilson, who's currently preparing to star in two one-acts at the George Street Playhouse.
St. Malachy's, "The Actors' Chapel," to Celebrate its Centennial with a Gala Benefit Dinner
By Matthew Murray · Jan 3, 2003
Robert Cuccioli To celebrate 100 years in the Broadway theater district, St. Malachy's -- "The Actors' Chapel" -- will be holding a gala benefit dinner at 6
If At First You Succeed...
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 3, 2003
Michael Portantiere reviews the cast albums of the current Broadway productions of Flower Drum Song and Man of La Mancha.
Good Guys and Bum Guys
By Peter Filichia · Jan 2, 2003
The AFI has nominated 400 characters as the greatest villains and heroes in film history, and 29 of them hail from the stage.