Theater News

Eric Bentley to Offer ''Perspectives in Criticism'' at ATCA/NYC 2003 Conference
By Matthew Murray · Dec 16, 2002
Eric Bentley Critic, translator, teacher, playwright, and theorist Eric Bentley will share his views on theater criticism and the state of the theater during the ...
Eve Ensler Returns to The Vagina Monologues
By Matthew Murray · Dec 16, 2002
Eve Ensler Eve Ensler, the author and original star of the long-running Off-Broadway play The Vagina Monologues, will return to the show for its final three weeks of ...
Maria Björnson, Set and Costume Designer for The Phantom of the Opera, Dead at 53
By Matthew Murray · Dec 16, 2002
The Phantom of the Opera Maria Björnson, a two-time Tony Award winner for her set and costume designs for the long-running Andrew Lloyd Webber musical , died ...
Photo File
Hot shots of recent Broadway openings and two fabulous events to benefit BC/EFA.
Well, I Was Warned...
By Peter Filichia · Dec 15, 2002
Filichia reports that everything he had heard about Dance of the Vampires is true.
All Over the Map
By Dan Bacalzo · Dec 15, 2002
Peter Pan flies to Philadelphia, Santa Claus Is Coming Out across the nation, and Omaha shows how the holidays are celebrated around the world.
First Annual Nightlife Awards Judges Announced
By Matthew Murray · Dec 13, 2002
Andrea Marcovicci The panel of judges for the first annual Nightlife Awards has just been announced. The judges, who will choose the most outstanding nightclub ...
Date Change for Playwright David Lindsay-Abaire's Appearance at Drama Book Shop
By Matthew Murray · Dec 13, 2002
David Lindsay-Abaire A date change has been announced for the upcoming event at the Drama Book Shop in which playwright David Lindsay-Abaire, author of Fuddy Meers
New York City Gay Men's Chorus to Present Holiday Concert at Carnegie Hall, December 17
By Matthew Murray · Dec 13, 2002
Tiny Tim and his Teeny Tiny Tappers rehearse"Abundance and Charity" for the NYCGMC concert(Photo: H.E. Yhoman) The New York City Gay Men's Chorus (NYCGMC) w
Bravo Bohème
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 13, 2002
Michael Portantiere reviews the cast album of Baz Luhrmann's La Bohème and offers some recommendations on complete recordings of the opera.