Theater News

Stephen Schwartz to Premiere Wicked New Song at Lark Theatre Benefit
By Matthew Murray · Jan 30, 2003
Stephen Schwartz Noted theater and film composer Stephen Schwartz will perform a song from his Broadway-bound musical Wicked at a benefit for the Lark Theatre ...
Bye Bye Benjamin: The Graduate to Close On March 2
By Matthew Murray · Jan 29, 2003
Andrea Anders, John Lavelle, and Lorraine Bracco during curtain callson their opening night in The Graduate(Photo © Joe Marzullo) , Terry Johnson's stage
Free Concert at World Financial Center on January 30 Kicks Off GRAMMY Fest 2003
By Matthew Murray · Jan 29, 2003
Tom Wopat(Photo: Michael Portantiere) To kick off GRAMMY Fest, a month-long New York City celebration leading up to the telecast of the 45th Annual GRAMMY Awards, ...
Osgood As It Gets
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 29, 2003
Tony Curtis plays Osgood Fielding in a tour of the stage musical based on one of his greatest films, Some Like It Hot.
Ma Rainey Cancels Performances; Returns Tonight
By Matthew Murray · Jan 29, 2003
Due to an actor's hospitalization, last evening's performance of the new Broadway production of at the Royale Theatre was canceled, as was this afternoon's matinee....
Broadway's Imaginary Friends to Close on February 16
By Matthew Murray · Jan 29, 2003
Swoosie Kurtz and Cherry Jones in Imaginary Friends(Photo © Joan Marcus) , the play with music starring Cherry Jones and Swoosie Kurtz, will close on Feb
The Musical That Mary Martin Didn't Make Famous
By Peter Filichia · Jan 29, 2003
Filichia details the drama behind the Noël Coward flop that starred a very miscast Mary Martin.
Radio Personality Stan Martin Dies at 64
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 28, 2003
Stan Martin Stan Martin, a longtime champion of the great American songbook in his role as a radio personality, died this morning at Lenox Hill Hospital from ...
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Voice Teacher Patsy Rodenburg to Lead Workshop at Drama Book Shop
By Matthew Murray · Jan 27, 2003
Patsy Rodenburg World-renowned voice teacher Patsy Rodenburg will be leading a workshop and demonstration at the Drama Book Shop on Thursday, February 20. Rodenburg ...