Theater News

Wonderful Town to Close on January 30
Brooke Shields inWonderful Town(Photo © Paul Kolnik) The Broadway revival of Wonderful Town, the 1953 show with music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics
Birds of a Feather
Birdland is alive with the sounds of Georgia Stitt & Friends, not to mention Jim Caruso's Cast Party.
Housing Works Used Book Café Will Host Christopher Shinn/Jo Bonney Discussion
Christopher Shinn Playwright Christopher Shinn and director Jo Bonney will appear at the Housing Works Used Book Café on Tuesday, January 25 at 7pm for a discu
Stage, TV, and Film Star Jerry Orbach Dies at 69
Jerry Orbach(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Jerry Orbach, the stage and screen actor best known to the public for his role of Detective Lennie Briscoe on the long-
Put on a Happy Replacement
The semi-new CD of Wonderful Town spurs thoughts of how other cast albums might have been retrofitted.
Rising Stars
Jennifer Simard sparks Forbidden Broadway and Eric Millegan gets his big break in Harold & Maude: The Musical.
League of American Theatres and Producers Releases Statistics for Calendar Year 2004
The League of American Theatres and Producers, Inc. has reported a gross of $748.9 million in New York for the 2004 calendar year, representing a 3.2% rise from the 2003 total of $...
Cy Coleman Tribute to Be Held at Majestic Theatre on January 10
Cy Coleman A tribute to the great Broadway composer Cy Coleman, who died suddenly of a heart attack on November 18 at age 75, will be held at Broadway's Majestic ...
Way Down Yonder
In New Orleans and Biloxi, Filichia enjoys productions of Boston Marriage and Beauty and the Beast.
A Phantom of its Former Self
Low marks for the movie version of The Phantom of the Opera but high marks for featured actors in four plays recently seen.