Theater News

A Closer Look at...Philadelphia
J. Cooper Robb examines the history of Philly's theater community and comments on current productions.
Dodgers Prepare New Theater Complex for Fall Opening
The 50th Street entrance to the defunct Worldwide Cinemas,currently being transformed into the Dodger Stages complex(Photo © Michael Portantiere)
Who's in Charge Here?
Who's the reigning King of Musical Theater? Filichia's answer may surprise you.
Signature Theatre Company to Celebrate Paula Vogel
Paula Vogel(Photo © Michael Portantiere) The Signature Theatre Company has announced the shows that will make up its 2004-2005 season, which is dedicated to the
Patrick Wilson Withdraws from Kennedy Center's Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Patrick Wilson(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Broadway star Patrick Wilson, who also recently appeared in the highly acclaimed HBO production of Angels in Ameri...
Photo File
Douglas Sills, Deborah Cox, Susan Sarandon, Kevin Bacon, and Governor George Pataki are among the stars of our latest photo feature.
Movie Stars on Parade
Tim Robbins and Robby Benson have plays on the boards, and Rita Moreno is headlining at Feinstein's.
Best Performers Forward
How has Best Foot Forward affected musical theater? Filichia buckles down and counts the ways.
Loose Lips
Lipton catches up with Rebecca Luker, Victoria Clark, et al. and tells us not to expect to see Camelot return to Broadway any time soon.
Actress Mercedes McCambridge Dies at 85
According to belated reports, the well respected stage and screen actress Mercedes McCambridge died on March 2 of natural causes in San Diego, California. She was ...