Theater News

The Duchess of York
Susannah York is Shakespeare's girlfriend. Plus: the Siegels on the Fringe shows Granola!, Andru's Head, and Patriot Acts.
Broadway's Sly Fox to Close This Sunday
It has just been announced that the current Broadway revival of Larry Gelbart's Sly Fox will close following the matinee performance on Sunday, August 29, having played ...
The Tattooed Actor
When an actor's body art recently needled David Finkle, our scribe started wondering how tattoos affect stage performers' careers.
Amas to Present Raisin in Concert
Amas Musical Theatre will present a benefit concert performance of the Tony Award-winning 1973 Broadway musical Raisin on Monday, October 25 at the John ...
Urban Stages
Charles Wright reviews Mary C. Henderson's fascinating new book The City and the Theatre: The History of New York Playhouses.
The Other Mr. Karp
We've all heard of the Karp that tormented Diana Morales in acting class, but here's another you should know.
Keep Movin'
Barbara and Scott check in on Movin' Out, attend The Day Emily Married, and go to the movies with Scott Coulter.
Show Stoppers! Concert at Avery Fisher to Benefit GMHC
A one-night only, all-star concert titled Show Stoppers! A Salute to The Best Of Broadway will take place at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall on Monday, October 25, ...
League Offers Discounts on Broadway Tickets for Performances During the RNC
You don't have to wear a "Peaceful Political Activist" button to receive discounts on Broadway shows during the Republican National Convention. Beginning today, the League of ...
Film and Stage Composer Elmer Bernstein Dies at 82
Elmer Bernstein Composer Elmer Bernstein, whose credits include the films The Magnificent Seven, The Ten Commandments, To Kill a Mockingbird, ...