Theater News

Jai Rodriguez To Star in Off-Broadway Engagement of Zanna, Don't!
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 27, 2002
Jai Rodriguez Jai Rodriguez, currently appearing as Angel in Rent on Broadway, will be leaving that show to play the title role in the upcoming Off-Broadway ...
Family Album
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 27, 2002
Jamie deRoy and friends gather for a new CD that celebrates the holidays by celebrating family.
Chicago Fire
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 27, 2002
Rob Marshall's film version of Kander & Ebb's razzle-dazzle Broadway musical burns up the screen.
Three More Wishes for Petie
By Peter Filichia · Dec 26, 2002
In observance of tradition, Filichia makes three wishes upon the opening of The Little Shubert.
John Bucchino's Song ''Grateful'' to be Adapted as a Children's Book by Julie Andrews and Emma Walton
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 26, 2002
John Bucchino(Photo: Michael Portantiere) Over the past seven years or so, composer-lyricist John Bucchino's song "Grateful" has become extremely popular on the ...
The Movie Men of Broadway
By Peter Filichia · Dec 24, 2002
Filichia figures out which Broadway composer has had the most musicals adapted for the big screen.
A Couple of Christmas Presents
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Dec 24, 2002
Lorinda Lisitza sings a little Weill at Don't Tell Mama and Rick Crom incites hilarity in a new musical revue at Rose's Turn.
Photo File
Holiday pics of Joey Fatone, Marian Seldes, Patti LaBelle, Steven Brinberg as Barbra Streisand, and other stars.
Off-Broadway's Burn This to Close Earlier Than Announced
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 23, 2002
The Signature Theatre Company's revival of Lanford Wilson's Burn This will end its run at the Union Square Theatre on Sunday, December 29 -- not on Sunday, ...
Lillias White Out of Crowns, at Least for Now
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 23, 2002
Lillias White in Crowns(Photo: © Joan Marcus) Lillias White, one of the stars of the Off-Broadway show Crowns at the Second Stage Theatre, has been mis...