Theater News

Use the Force, Luker!
Rebecca Luker takes a chance, Encores! plants a Tree, and Harvey Fierstein switches from glad rags to sad rags.
Busch and Halston to Appear Together on Broadway in Actors' Fund Benefit
Charles Busch, Julie Halston(Photos © Joseph Marzullo) The Actors' Fund of America will present Charles Busch and Julie Halston: Toget...
Playing With Fierstein
Does Harvey Fierstein's Tevye have Filichia jumping for joy or just shouting "oy?"
Arguments With England
David Finkle offers a highly enthusiastic appraisal of director Michael Blakemore's new tell-all tome.
Fez Under Time Café to Close on March 17
Fez Under Time Café (380 Lafayette Street), the famed nightclub where some of downtown's hottest acts have performed, will close its doors on March 17. The entire building wil
Loose Lips
Faith Prince goes Over the Rainbow with Tom Wopat! Plus: Jodi Long gets political in McReele and Ruth Brown reigns at Le Jazz au Bar.
Roundabout Exits League of American Theatres and Producers
The not-for-proift Roundabout Theatre Company, currently represented on Broadway by a hit production of Reginald Rose's Twelve Angry Men, has relinquished its membership in ...
Arthur Miller, Master Playwright, Dies at 89
Arthur Miller(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Arthur Miller, the esteemed playwright whose works for the theater include Death of a Salesman and The Crucible
Wipeout
The Siegels aren't picking up Good Vibrations but they did spend a rewarding seven hours at Birdland on Monday night.
Never Too Late?
When it comes to on-time performance, do dentists, doctors, trains, buses, or plays have the best track record?