Theater News

For Young Audiences, Literature Comes to Life on New York City Stages
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 9, 2002 · New York City
Brushing up on Shakespeare probably isn't the highest priority for your average school kid during summer vacation. But if getting young ones to read the Bard is ...
World Music
Slide guitarist Jeff Lang. During the course of the year, there is no city on earth that can match New York for variety of cabaret entertainment; but, for a week and ...
Tony Nominators Named for 2002-2003
By Ben Winters · Jul 9, 2002 · New York City
The Tony Award The starter pistol has been fired for the 2002-2003 Tony Awards race: Today, the Tony administration committee announced who will be on the nominating ...
Rebel Yell
By Dan Bacalzo · Jul 9, 2002 · New York City
Reno Reno--the woman, not the place--is a whirlwind of activity. Fifteen minutes late for an interview at her Tribeca apartment, she is ...
Principal Singers for Baz Luhrmann's Broadway Bohème Announced
By Michael Portantiere · Jul 8, 2002 · New York City
The "dream team" lovers of La Bohème The rotating cast of Mimis and Rodolfos for Baz Luhrmann's production of the Giac
Lore Noto, Producer of The Fantasticks, Dies
By Michael Portantiere · Jul 8, 2002 · New York City
Lore Noto in The Fantasticks Lore Noto, the producer of the original Off-Broadway production of the Tom Jones-Harvey Schmidt musical The Fantasticks, ...
Putting It Together Benefit for Kids' Music Scholarships
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 8, 2002 · New York City
The Henry Street School of Music will present a benefit production of Stephen Sondheim's Putting It Together, August 2-4. The proceeds from the performances ...
Richard Rodgers on Broadway
By Peter Filichia · Jul 8, 2002 · New York City
Richard Rodgers John Lahr's recent article on Richard Rodgers in The New Yorker was something wonderful, and his statement that the esteemed composer has ...
Back to the Woods
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 5, 2002 · New York City
The thing about the new recording of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's fairy tale-inspired Into the Woods, now available on ...
Julie Johnson: Where Broadway Meets Texas
Julie Johnson We first came across Julie Johnson when she was one of the stars of the cult favorite musical Das Barbecü (for which she received a Drama De