Theater News

Lloyd Richards to Receive Gish Prize
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 25, 2002 · New York City
Lloyd Richards(Photo: Michael Portantiere) Lloyd Richards, a Tony Award-winning director and Yale University professor emeritus, will be presented with this year's ...
Broadway Leading Men to Appear With Opera's Deborah Voigt in AIDS Benefit Concert
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 25, 2002 · New York City
Deborah Voigt Broadway's Malcolm Gets (Amour), Howard McGillin (The Phantom of the Opera), Adam Pascal (Aida), Patrick Wilson (Oklahoma!),...
Pawk To Me, Baby
By Brian Scott Lipton · Oct 25, 2002 · New York City
Michele Pawk (r) with Sara Niemietz in Hollywood Arms(Photo: Michael Brosilow) Vanity, thy name is definitely not Michele Pawk. ...
Cabaret Convenes
Jeanne MacDonald Thirteen years ago, Donald Smith had a brilliant idea. He figured out a formula by which The Great American Songbook could be preserved, presented, ...
What Ever Happened to What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
By Peter Filichia · Oct 24, 2002 · New York City
Millicent Martin and Leslie Denniston inWhat Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (Photo: Bruce Bennett) You know those electronic seats that are put at the bottom of
Adolph Green, Half of Famed Theater and Hollywood Writing Team, Dies at 87
By Michael Buckley · Oct 24, 2002 · New York City
Adolph Green Adolph Green, the Bronx-born lyricist-librettist-scenarist whose writing partnership with Betty Comden lasted more than 60 years, died this morning at ...
Americans Reported To Be Among Theater Hostages in Moscow
By Mike Salinas · Oct 24, 2002 · New York City
Chechen guerillas have killed at least one person taken hostage in a siege of a Moscow theater yesterday, according to authorities. The body of the victim, identified only as a 20-...
Audience Members Held Hostage at Moscow Musical
By Mike Salinas · Oct 23, 2002 · New York City
A scene from Nord-Ost A group of 20-30 armed men stormed a theater in Moscow today during a performance of the musical Nord-Ost ...
For the Benefit of Mister Roberts
By Peter Filichia · Oct 22, 2002 · New York City
The Transport Group's production of Our Town Whatever happened to that all-star production of Mister Roberts that Tom Selleck was supposed to head some ...
First Annual Nightlife Awards Ceremony Slated for January 27, 2003
By Brooke Pierce · Oct 22, 2002 · New York City
A new awards show is coming to town -- Town Hall, to be exact. On Monday, January 27, that venerable venue will host The First Annual ...