Theater News

Original Orchestrations for House of Flowers Reported Lost, So Encores! Will Perform New Ones
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 30, 2002
The original cast recordingof House of Flower When the City Center Encores! series presents a staged concert version of the 1954 Broadway musical House of ...
Richard Rodgers -- and More -- at the Convention
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Oct 29, 2002
Beloved veterans and newer stars shine during the latter part of NYC's 13th Annual Cabaret Convention.
One Halloween
By Peter Filichia · Oct 29, 2002
Filichia's head is full of all kinds of theater associations with Halloween.
Anton Lives!
By Ben Winters · Oct 29, 2002
Chekhov-ing in with the LITE Company as it launches its fourth annual Orgy of Anton.
Amour Perdu: Michel Legrand Musical to Shutter on November 3
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 29, 2002
Melissa Errico and Malcolm Getsin Amour(Photo: Joan Marcus) After 31 previews and 17 regular performances, the Broadway musical Amour will give its ...
Blue Pencil: Off-Broadway's Burning Blue to Close This Weekend
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 29, 2002
Mike Doyle and Chad Lowe in Burning Blue(Photo: Carol Rosegg) Burning Blue, which opened Off-Broadway at the Samuel Beckett Theatre on October 16, will ...
Kids' Night on Broadway Scheduled for February 4; Tickets on Sale November 1-14
By Brooke Pierce · Oct 29, 2002
Kids' Night on Broadway 2003 has been scheduled. The annual program, now in its seventh year, allows one youngster age 6-18 to see a Broadway show free for every ...
Dolores Gray, Late Star of Stage, Film, and TV, Celebrated at Lambs Theatre
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 28, 2002
The life and career of stage, film, and TV star Dolores Gray, who died on June 26 at age 78, were celebrated today at a memorial service at The Lamb's Theatre in ...
No Happy Ending to Moscow Theater Drama
By Mike Salinas · Oct 28, 2002
Broadway theaters are tightening security to avoid a hostage situation like the one seen in Moscow last week. To ensure that these new security measures remain secure, the League of ...
Jason Opsahl, Broadway Performer, Dies at 39
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 28, 2002
Jason Opsahl Actor-singer Jason Opsahl, who appeared on Broadway in The Will Rogers Follies and The Full Monty and in revivals of Grease! and