Theater News

Coveted Ethel Merman Album to be Compact Discoed by Fynsworth Alley
By Michael Portantiere · Jul 15, 2002 · New York City
Never before available on compact disc--at least, not officially--the camp classic Ethel Merman Disco Album has been transferred to CD by Fynsworth Alley and ...
Stagestruck!
By Jim Caruso · Jul 15, 2002 · New York City
When did you fall in love with the theater? Who and what were you watching when you had that magical "ah ha" moment? And, over the years, what shows and performances have you ...
Rodgers at Bygone Theaters
By Peter Filichia · Jul 15, 2002 · New York City
Rodgers' Dearest Enemy played here in 1925 Got a nice e-mail from BroadwayBrad. "I just read your article that set out to see if a Richard Rodgers' melody had ...
TDF Doubles Ticket Subsidy Rate
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 12, 2002 · New York City
Through the years, TDF has supported25 Pulitzer Prize-winning plays and musicals As of July 1, 2002, the Theatre Development Fund (TDF) began ...
The Book of Marc
By Ben Winters · Jul 12, 2002 · New York City
A Marc Blitzstein Songbook, recorded last April and newly available from Original Cast Recordings, is an odd little treasure. Leonard ...
Monday, Monday
By Michael Portantiere · Jul 12, 2002 · New York City
Stephen Schwartz and Phil Geoffrey Bond at The Duplex It's hard to say when it all started but, for some time now, Monday nights in NYC have ...
See Theater Beyond the Fringe...at Home!
By Peter Filichia · Jul 12, 2002 · New York City
Cover art for the video version ofPoona the Fuckdog and Other Stories for Children,now available through StageDirect How well I remember what Ben Bagley wrote ...
The Full Monty Set to Announce the Final Weeks of its Broadway Run
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 11, 2002 · New York City
The Full Monty(Photo: Carol Rosegg) The Full Monty may or may not be closing very soon. Beginning this weekend, the musical ...
Thunder Man
By Michael Buckley · Jul 11, 2002 · New York City
Chuck Cooper in Thunder Knocking on the Door (Photo: Joan Marcus) All things considered, Chuck Cooper--the actor who won a 1997 Tony for The Life and w
Queens Theatre in the Park Celebrates Latino Culture
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 11, 2002 · New York City
Queens Theatre in the Park begins its 6th Annual Latino Cultural Festival on July 24, bringing artists and performance groups from Spain, Latin America, and the U.S....