Theater News

Barbara Walsh to Star in Reading of The Crowd You're in With
Barbara Walsh (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Barbara Walsh, who starred as Joanne in the recent Broadway revival of Company, has joined the cast of Rebecca Gi
Bundy, Hoff, McDonald, Michele, et al. to Appear at Broadway Barks 9!
Laura Bell Bundy and Chico (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Audra McDonald, Christine Ebersole, Mary Louis Wilson, Lea Michele, Marin Mazzie, Christian Hoff, Edward Hi
Block, Brown, Ebersole, Lee, et al. Set for Broadway at Birdland
Christine Ebersole (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Stephanie J. Block, Ashley Brown, Christine Ebersole, and Michele Lee are among the artists who will appear this mo
Opera Star Beverly Sills Dies at 78
Beverly Sills (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Beverly Sills, one of the opera world's most beloved and influential stars, died in Manhattan on July 2 of inoperable lu
Las Vegas Kids Spotlight: July '07
Forget the pricey pyrotechnics of Cirque du Soleil, and run over to Circus Circus to see amazing feats at The World's Largest Permanent Circus. Every half hour from 11am to midnight, every single day, world-renowned circus acts perform live. Different acts perform at each interval, so you can get hours of enchanting family-friendly entertainment for free.
Ferguson, Plimpton, et al. Join Public's Midsummer Night's Dream
Martha Plimpton (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Martha Plimpton have joined the Public Theater's production of William Shakespeare's A Mid
Seattle Kids Spotlight: July '07
Parents can bring their kids to the park to see The Reluctant Dragon, a new adaptation developed by Theater Schmeater (July 7-August 12, all performances at Volunteer Park) about the dragon who turns out to be scared rather than scary. Out of town productions for families include Beauty and the Beast at Tacoma Musical Playhouse (July 6-August 5) and Dames at Sea at Paradise Theater in Gig Harbor (June 22 - July 8).
SF Kids Spotlight: July '07
Broadway by the Bay brings Beauty and the Beast back to San Francisco (July 12 - 29). In the musical fairy tale, Belle visits an enchanted castle where a living candlestick, a clock, a teapot, a crockery and other animated objects help her see the inner beauty in a Beast, who's trapped under a cruel spell only she can break.
Full Cast, Creative Team Set for Old Globe's Bell, Book, and Candle
Melinda Page Hamilton (© ABC) Full cast and creative team have been announced for the Old Globe's production of John Van Druten's comedy Bell, Book, and Cand
Here Comes the Son
Sam Rockwell, Celia Weston, and Dallas Roberts discuss their roles in the new thriller Joshua.