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Allison Janney Will Play Prudy Pingleton in Hairspray Film
Allison Janney Emmy Award winner Allison Janney will play Prudy Pingleton in the film version of the Tony Award-winning musical Hairspray. Directed by Adam ...
Annie Parisse and Zak Orth to Star in Vineyard's The Internationalist
Zak Orth(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Annie Parisse and Zak Orth will star in the Vineyeard Theatre production of Anne Washburn's The Internationalist, Octob
Full Cast Set for Broadway's Grey Gardens; Erin Davie is Little Edie
Erin Davie Broadway newcomer Erin Davie will play "Little Edie Beale" in the Broadway production of the musical Grey Gardens, which is scheduled to begin ...
F. Murray Abraham To Star in TFNA's The Merchant of Venice and The Jew of Malta
F. Murray Abraham (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Academy Award-winner F. Murray Abraham will play Shylock in William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, to
Peter's Principles
Peter Gelb hopes an influx of theatrical artists will bring new life and new audiences to the Metropolitan Opera.
Alexander, Channing, Daly, Fabray, Gallagher, Morse, et al. Set for Jule Styne Centennial Benefit
Carol Channing (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Jason Alexander, Carol Channing, Tyne Daly, Nanette Fabray, Peter Gallagher, and Robert Morse are just a few of the sta
Danieley, D'Arcy James, Kind, Mazzie, Wopat Set for Shakespeare on Broadway
Richard Kind (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Broadway stars Jason Danieley, Brian D'Arcy James, Richard Kind, Marin Mazzie, and Tom Wopat will star in The Shakespeare
FringeNYC Encores and 2006 Festival Award Winners Announced
Jeff Berg and Amy Flanagan in I Was Tom Cruise (© Shirley Herz Associates) FringeNYC Encores, a new series of popular show
Audra McDonald to Kick Off Lincoln Center's American Songbook
Audra McDonald (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Quadruple Tony Award winner Audra McDonald will kick off the ninth season of Lincoln Center's American Songbook
Megan Dodds to Star in My Name Is Rachel Corrie
Megan Dodds Megan Dodds will once again star in The Royal Court Theatre production of My Name Is Rachel Corrie, the controversial play taken from the writings ...