Theater News

Burton, Easton, Ivey, Masterson, Stuhlbarg, and Urbaniak Will Star in Revelation Readings
Dana Ivey and Kate Burton (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Kate Burton, Richard Easton, Dana Ivey, Mary Stuart Masterson, Michael Stuhlbarg, and James Urbaniak wil
Playwright Arnold Weinstein Dies at 78
Arnold Weinstein, a noted playwright, librettist, and lyricist best known for his work with composer William Bolcom, died on September 4 in New York City from liver cancer, ...
Fall Preview 2005
A baker's dozen of Broadway shows and a slew of stars Off-Broadway add up to a highly anticipated autumn in the theater.
Bennett, Farrell, Harris, Redford, and Turner to Receive Kennedy Center Honors
Julie Harris Six-time Tony Award winner Julie Harris, Oscar-winning actor/director Robert Redford, singers Tony Bennett and Tina Turner, and ballet great Suzanne ...
Applegate and Lithgow to Co-Host Broadway on Broadway on September 18
John Lithgow (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Christina Applegate and John Lithgow will co-host the 14th annual Broadway on Broadway concert on Sunday, Septembe
Robin Does Roxie: Givens to Star in Broadway's Chicago
Robin Givens Robin Givens will play the role of Roxie Hart in the long-running Broadway revival of the John Kander-Fred Ebb-Bob Fosse musical Chicago from ...
Make 'em Laugh
Audiences love it when actors ad-lib, make mistakes, or dissolve in laughter on stage -- even when those moments are pre-planned.
50 Years Ago on Broadway
Michael Buckley takes a look back at the 1955-56 season.
Broadway's Virginia Theater to be Renamed for August Wilson
August Wilson Broadway's Virginia Theater will be renamed after Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright August Wilson, who has been diagnosed with terminal liver cancer, ...
Redgrave Will Join Pendleton for Orson's Shadow Talkback
Lee Roy Rogers, Patrick Edgar, and John Ahlin in Orson's Shadow (Photo © Bruce Glikas) Lynn Redgrave will join Austin Pendelton f