Theater News

Sing to Me, Christine!
Michael Portantiere reviews a terrific new album by musical theater and cabaret star Christine Andreas.
The Q Factor
Fresh from its smash-hit run at the Vineyard Theatre, Avenue Q comes to Broadway!
Bob Hope, Legendary Actor-Comedian, Dies at 100
Bob Hope Comedian, humanitarian, film star, and stage actor Bob Hope died Sunday night of pneumonia in his home in Toluca Lake, California. He was 100. Hope was ...
Your Choices for "Most Powerful People in Musical Theater"
Filichia's readers respond to his column on musical theater's most powerful people by offering their own ideas.
Who Could Ask For Anything Moore?
Melba Moore, Lea DeLaria, and Elena Bennett light up the Siegels' week.
Broadway's Lost Treasures To Be Unearthed on PBS
Aside from presenting scenes and songs from Broadway musicals to potential audiences outside New York, the annual Antoinette Perry (Tony) Awards broadcasts have ...
Shakespeare and Musicals
In perusing several books on Shakespeare, Filichia finds connections between the Bard and many Broadway shows.
An Officer and a Gentleman
Nice guy Tom Hewitt stars as Officer Lockstock in the national tour of Urinetown.
A New Southern Writer Projected
Late-blooming playwright Linda Byrd Kilian talks about debuting her first effort at the Alabama Shakespeare Fest.
Mike Salinas, Theater Journalist, is Dead at 46
Mike Salinas Mike Salinas, a theater reporter and noted gay activist, died in his Manhattan apartment on July 15. He was 46. Though final autopsy results will not ...