Theater News

Tony Administration Committee Classifies Movin' Out, La Bohème, Etc.
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 16, 2003
The Tony Awards administration committee has just made some tricky decisions concerning the classification of certain shows for purposes of award eligibility. According to spokesman ...
Listen to His Heart: David Friedman Song Book Now Available
By Matthew Murray · Jan 16, 2003
David Friedman Listen To My Heart: The Songs of David Friedman, a 526-page book, has been released through Friedman's own company, MIDDER Music. The book ...
Representatives of Theatre League and Musicians Union Discuss Contract Issues
By Matthew Murray · Jan 16, 2003
Both the League of American Theatres and Producers and the American Federation of Musicians Local 802 are facing a number of serious issues in the renegotiation of their contract, ...
Danieley, Graff, Mazzie, and Naughton Headline MTC Winter Benefit, January 27
By Matthew Murray · Jan 15, 2003
James Naughton James Naughton and Randy Graff will appear with husband-and-wife musical theater stars Jason Danieley and Marin Mazzie at this year's winter benefit ...
They're Still Here: Andrews and Burnett to be Honored at Museum of Television and Radio Gala
By Matthew Murray · Jan 15, 2003
Burnett and Andrews Entertainment legends Julie Andrews and Carol Burnett will be honored by the Museum of Television & Radio on February 5 at a gala event at the Wal
Michael Gennaro to Join Paper Mill as President and CEO
By Matthew Murray · Jan 15, 2003
The Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, NJ After an extensive nationwide search, Paper Mill Playhouse -- the State Theatre of New Jersey -- has found its new ...
Sandy Duncan, Alix Korey, and Others Announced for Musicals in Mufti's The Grass Harp and A Family Affair
By Matthew Murray · Jan 15, 2003
Sandy Duncan Sandy Duncan, the Tony-nominated actress who has starred on Broadway in Peter Pan and Chicago, has just been announced as the star of the ...
The Regional Theater That Changed My Habits
By Peter Filichia · Jan 14, 2003
Filichia sings the praises of Providence's Trinity Rep and its current production of Copenhagen.
Dance of the Vampires Bites It; Jim Steinman Musical to Close on January 25
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 14, 2003
Mandy Gonzalez and Michael Crawfordin Dance of the Vampires(Photo: Paul Kolnik) Unable to overcome some of the worst reviews to greet a Broadway musical in ...
Erv Raible Announces Cabaret Conference at Yale
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 14, 2003
Erv Raible Cabaret maven Erv Raible has announced that he will serve as executive director/artistic director of a forthcoming Cabaret Conference at Yale University, ...