Theater News

Temporary Help Proves to be More Temporary Than Expected; Show to Close December 8
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 7, 2002
Robert Cuccioli and Chad Allenin Temporary Help(Photo: © Joan Marcus) The Revelation Theater Company's Off-Broadway production of David Wiltse's Tempor...
All the World's a Stage: RSC Announces 2003 Festival Season
By Matthew Murray · Dec 6, 2002
William Shakespeare The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced that its 2003 Festival Season will feature six new productions of the Bard's plays, in addition to ...
Free Performance of Chip Zien's New One-Man Show Set for December 9 at Lincoln Center
By Matthew Murray · Dec 6, 2002
Chip Zien inThe Boys from Syracuse(Photo: Joan Marcus) Lincoln Center Theater will host a free performance of Chip Zien's new one-man show Death in Ashtabul
Ohio Production of Ricky Ian Gordon's Only Heaven to be Telecast
By Brooke Pierce · Dec 6, 2002
The Muse Machine's production of Ricky Ian Gordon's musical Only Heaven, captured on disc and recently released by PS Classics, will soon be seen on ...
Faith, Hope, and Charity: Marisa Tomei to Star in Broadway Revival of Cy Coleman-Dorothy Fields-Neil Simon Musical
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 6, 2002
Marisa Tomei Though TV actress Jenna Elfman almost got the role, Marisa Tomei has been officially announced as the star of the upcoming Broadway revival of the Cy ...
Photo File
Jack O'Brien, John Waters, Natalie Portman, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and others face the cameras.
The Time of His Life
By Charles Wright · Dec 6, 2002
Charles Wright reviews John Leggett's new biography of William Saroyan.
Minority Report on Man of La Mancha
By Peter Filichia · Dec 5, 2002
Filichia tilts against the windmills of public opinion concerning that musical with the song about ''The Impossible Dream.''
Roundabout Announces Broadway Dates for Bacharach Musical, The Look of Love
By Matthew Murray · Dec 5, 2002
Burt Bacharach The Roundabout Theatre Company has announced that The Look of Love: The Songs of Burt Bacharach & Hal David will begin preview performances at t
Be Prepared! Casting Call for The Lion King Set for January 18
By Matthew Murray · Dec 5, 2002
Clifton Oliver in The Lion King(Photo: © Joan Marcus) Disney Theatrical Productions will hold an open casting call for the Broadway and national touring c