Theater News

Irving, Mufson, Warmen, et al. Set for The Happy Time
Lauren Mufson Full casting has been announced for the Musicals Tonight! production of the 1968 John Kander-Fred Ebb-N.Richard Nash musical The Happy Time, to ...
Linda Purl and Bruce Weitz to Star in The Diary of Anne Frank
Linda Purl Television and stage stars Linda Purl and Bruce Weitz will star in the Rubicon Theatre's production of The Diary of Anne Frank, featuring a new ...
Excellent Company
Raúl Esparza gives an amazing performance on the Company cast album. Plus: Notes on new recordings of Porgy and Bess and Happy End.
2007 Laurence Olivier Award Winners Are Announced
Miranda Colchester and Rufus Sewell in Rock 'n' Roll (© Johan Persson) The winners of the 2007 Laurence Olivier Awards, honoring the best of London thea
Cohn, Jue, Miller, Moreno, et al. Receive BATCC Nominations
Rita Moreno inThe Glass Menagerie (© Ken Friedman) Nominations for the 2006 San Francisco Bay Area Theater Critics Circle Awards have been announced. D
Broadway and Film Composer Ray Evans Dies at 92
Ray Evans Composer Ray Evans, who wrote two Broadway shows and three Oscar-winning songs with his longtime collaborator Jay Livingston, died in Los Angeles on ...
Sheridan Morley, Author, Critic, and Playwright, Dies at 65
Sheridan Morley Sheridan Morley, one of England's most respected authors, critics, and playwrights, died in his sleep yesterday at age 65. Morley hailed from a ...
Actor Daniel McDonald Dies at 46
Actor Daniel McDonald, who received a Tony Award nomination and a Theatre World Award for his portrayal of Bill Kelly in Steel Pier, died in New York City on ...
F. Murray Abraham to Appear at New York Public Library
F. Murray Abrahamin The Jew of Malta (© Gerry Goodstein) Academy Award-winner F. Murray Abraham will discuss his roles as Shylock and Barabas in the Thea
Kenita R. Miller to Join Color Purple Cast on February 20
Kenita R. Miller Kenita R. Miller will take over the role of Celie in the hit musical The Color Purple on Tuesday, February 20. She will replace Jeannette I. ...