Theater News

Barbara McNair Dies at 72
Barbara McNair Barbara McNair, who played Babe Williams in the interracial 1973 Broadway revival of The Pajama Game, died in Los Angeles on February 4 from ...
David Turner to Replace Christopher Fitzgerald in Gutenberg!
David Turner will replace Christopher Fitzgerald as Bud Davenport in the critically acclaimed Off-Broadway production of Gutenberg! The Musical! at The Actors' Playhouse on ...
Gleason and Sarandon Join Westport's Come Be My Love Benefit
Joanna Gleason and Chris Sarandon (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Joanna Gleason and Chris Sarandon will join previously announced stars Charles Grodin, Eartha Kitt,
Randy Harrison to Star in Berkshire Theatre Festival's Cuckoo's Nest
Randy Harrison(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Randy Harrison will return to the Berkshire Theatre Festival to play Billy Bibbitt in Dale Wasserman's One Flew Over t...
The Sweetest Sound
Connie Fisher in The Sound of Music, Fiona Shaw in Happy Days, and Felicity Kendal in Amy's View are among the reasons to make a visit to London.
Dreamgirls' Hudson and Murphy Set for Barbara Walters' Oscar Special
Jennifer Hudson in Dreamgirls (© Dreamworks) Academy Award nominees Jennifer Hudson, Helen Mirren, and Eddie Murphy will be interviewed by Barbara Walter
Avenue Q Wins TheatreRadio's Best New Musical Award
The London production of the Broadway hit Avenue Q was named Best New Musical of 2006 by the listeners of British Internet radio station TheatreRadio. The ...
Rob Marshall, High School Musical's Ortega Win DGA Awards
Rob Marshall Rob Marshall has won the coveted Directors Guild of America award for helming the TV music special Tony Bennett: An American Classic. The awards ...
Dundas, Epstein, LuPone, et al. Receive 2006 IRNE Award Nominations
Patti LuPone (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Nominations for the 2006 Independent Reviewers of New England's (IRNE) Awards, honoring the best productions in and aroun
Meg Bussert, Joe Grifasi, et al. Join Cast of N.Y. Philharmonic's My Fair Lady; James Brennan to Direct
Joe Grifasi Meg Bussert, Philippe Castagner, Michael J. Farina, and Joe Grifasi will respectively appear as Mrs. Pearce, Freddy Eynsford-Hill, Jamie, and Harry in ...