Theater News

Jumbo and More
By Peter Filichia · Oct 25, 2002
The York Theatre Company's newest set of Musicals in Mufti honors the legendary George Abbott.
Botto Jackpot
By Dan Bacalzo · Oct 25, 2002
Louis Botto offers a little gossip and a lot of history in a new edition of At This Theatre.
Lloyd Richards to Receive Gish Prize
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 25, 2002
Lloyd Richards(Photo: Michael Portantiere) Lloyd Richards, a Tony Award-winning director and Yale University professor emeritus, will be presented with this year's ...
Broadway Leading Men to Appear With Opera's Deborah Voigt in AIDS Benefit Concert
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 25, 2002
Deborah Voigt Broadway's Malcolm Gets (Amour), Howard McGillin (The Phantom of the Opera), Adam Pascal (Aida), Patrick Wilson (Oklahoma!),...
Pawk To Me, Baby
By Brian Scott Lipton · Oct 25, 2002
Michele Pawk, who plays a character based on Carol Burnett's real-life mom in Hollywood Arms, chats with Brian Scott Lipton.
Cabaret Convenes
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Oct 25, 2002
A report on the first three evenings of the 13th Annual Cabaret Convention at Town Hall.
What Ever Happened to What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
By Peter Filichia · Oct 24, 2002
The Bette Davis-Joan Crawford classic gets the musical treatment in Houston -- but is the adaptation a success?
Adolph Green, Half of Famed Theater and Hollywood Writing Team, Dies at 87
By Michael Buckley · Oct 24, 2002
Adolph Green Adolph Green, the Bronx-born lyricist-librettist-scenarist whose writing partnership with Betty Comden lasted more than 60 years, died this morning at ...
Americans Reported To Be Among Theater Hostages in Moscow
By Mike Salinas · Oct 24, 2002
Chechen guerillas have killed at least one person taken hostage in a siege of a Moscow theater yesterday, according to authorities. The body of the victim, identified only as a 20-...
Audience Members Held Hostage at Moscow Musical
By Mike Salinas · Oct 23, 2002
A scene from Nord-Ost A group of 20-30 armed men stormed a theater in Moscow today during a performance of the musical Nord-Ost ...