Theater News

Somlyo Resigns as President of American Theatre Wing
Roy A. Somlyo Roy A. Somlyo has resigned his position as president and chief executive officer of the American Theatre Wing (ATW), positions he has held for five ...
Photo File
Fabulous folks are everywhere as shows continue to open in the midst of theater awards mania.
Your Thoughts on Great Broadway Overtures
Does Man of La Mancha have one of the best overtures ever? Sugar? Sweet Charity? Filichia's readers opine.
2003 Helen Hayes Award Winners Announced
Christine Baranski and Brian Stokes Mitchellin Sweeney Todd at the Kennedy Center The 2003 Helen Hayes Awards, honoring outstanding achievement in ...
Bernadette Peters to Miss Additional Performances of Gypsy This Week
Bernadette Peters in Gypsy(Photo © Joan Marcus) Bernadette Peters, star of the current Broadway revival of the Jule Styne-Stephen Sondheim-Arthur Laurents
Elton John and Bernie Taupin to Score Broadway Musical Based on Vampire Novels of Anne Rice
Lestat’s the ticket!Elton John at the press conference held to announcethe new Broadway musical The Vampire Lestat(Photo © Michael Portan
Lucille Lortel Award Winners Announced
Take Me Out, which originally opened at the Public Theater but has already transferred to Broadway, and Avenue Q, which is still playing at the Vineyard Theatre but is ...
2003 Astaire Award Nominations Announced
Tom Wopat(Photo © Michael Portantiere) The nominees for 2003 TDF/Astaire Awards, presented annually for the "Best Dance on Broadway," have been announced in thre
Rita Moreno to be Honored at L.A. Tony Awards Party Benefit on June 8
Rita Moreno(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Film and TV star Jennifer Tilly, who appeared on Broadway in the 2001 revival of The Women, will host the seventh
So Bad, They're Good
Here are the winner and runners-up in TheaterMania's "Bad Musicals Based on Popular Movies" contest.