Theater News

Hairspray's Kelley and Snow, High School Musical's Ortega, et al. to Receive MMPA's Diversity Awards
Brittany Snow in Hairspray (© New Line Pictures) Hairspray stars Elijah Kelley and Brittany Snow, and High School Musical director Kenny Or
Asner, Farrell, Stuhlbarg, et al. Set for Hartford Stage's Brand: NEW Festival
Michael Stuhlbarg (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Edward Asner, Tom Riis Farrell, and Michael Stuhlbarg will be among the actors participating in Hartford Stage's
Nicholas Martin Appointed Artistic Director of Williamstown Theatre Festival
Nicholas Martin Nicholas Martin has been named artistic director of the Williamstown Theatre Festival, effective November 1, replacing Roger Rees, who has run the ...
Mercedes Ruehl to Star in Edward Albee's Occupant at Signature
Mercedes Ruehl (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Mercedes Ruehl will play sculptor Louise Nevelson in the Signature Theatre's production of Edward Albee's Occupant
Barbara Cook to Perform Concerts in LA, NYC, and London
Barbara Cook (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Barbara Cook, who turns 80 on Thursday, October 25, will celebrate this milestone birthday with three special concerts
Devil Gets Its Due
Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ethan Hawke, Marisa Tomei, and Sidney Lumet discuss the new film Before the Devil Knows You're Dead.
Cusack, Sewell, et al. Participate in Trevor Nunn Tribute
Trevor Nunn (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Actors Sinead Cusack and Rufus Sewell, playwright Richard Nelson, and director David Jones will participate in An Even
Groff, Noll, et al. Voice Salzburg Marionette Theatre's Sound of Music
Jonathan Groff (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Joy Franz, Jenn Gambatese, Jonathan Groff, Christiane Noll, Martin Vidnovic, and Bill Youmans are among the Broadway v
Ball, Dench, Pryce, Staunton, et al. Set for Swing on a Star Benefit
Jonathan Pryce (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Michael Ball, Judi Dench, David Morrissey, Jonathan Pryce, and Imelda Staunton will appear in a charity concert entitle
Carol Channing to Perform at Cal State Benefit
Carol Channing (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Legendary performer Carol Channing will perform songs from her many hit shows at a scholarship benefit at Cal State Sa