Theater News

Run Away!
Matthew Murray says "Ni!" to Decca Broadway's newly released cast album of Monty Python's Spamalot.
Show Business
David Finkle reviews Dori Berinstein's documentary on the 2003-2004 Broadway season.
Fiona Shaw to Play Hans Christian Andersen
Fiona Shaw Actress Fiona Shaw will play Danish-born children's author Hans Christian Andersen in the world premiere of the musical My Life as a Fairytale, ...
Theater Journalist and Biographer Mel Gussow Dies at 71
Mel Gussow Mel Gussow, a longtime theater journalist who six years ago emerged from the shadows of his more flamboyant colleagues on the New York Times drama ...
Bang Bang, You're Dead
Raúl Esparza looks pretty happy in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, but Filichia has very different feelings about the show.
Mother, May I?
Honor your mother this year by taking it easy on her finances: The Two-Fer Two Weeks festival offers half-price tickets to music, dance, and theater events, as well as other cultural gatherings. Also: A Stephen Schwartz musical for kids, a musical celebration for the Year of the Rooster, and a waterfront circus for Memorial Day weekend.
Philadelphia Spotlight: May 2005
Putting Their Best Foot Forward
Los Angeles Spotlight: May 2005
What is it That We're Living For?