Theater News

Brent Carver Returns in New Musical at Playwrights Horizons
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 31, 2002
Brent Carver Brent Carver, the eccentric but extraordinarily talented actor-singer who won a Tony Award for his performance in Kiss of the Spider Woman and ...
Imaginary Friends, New Play With Songs, May Puzzle Awards Nominating Committees
By Mike Salinas · Oct 30, 2002
Swoosie Kurtz and Cherry Jonesin Imaginary Friends The new Broadway show Imaginary Friends may present to theater awards nominating committes a ...
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 ...