Theater News

Theatre For a New Audience Announces 24th Season
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 9, 2002
Theatre For a New Audience's artistic director, Jeffrey Horowitz, and executive director, M. Edgar Rosenblum, today announced the three productions that will mak
Actor Rod Steiger Dead at 78
By Ben Winters · Jul 9, 2002
Rod Steiger Movie star Rod Steiger died today in Los Angeles at the age of 78. An Academy Award winner for In the Heat of the Night (1967), Steiger was also
For Young Audiences, Literature Comes to Life on New York City Stages
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 9, 2002
Brushing up on Shakespeare probably isn't the highest priority for your average school kid during summer vacation. But if getting young ones to read the Bard is ...
World Music
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Jul 9, 2002
A delighted dispatch from Québec City's bustling Summer Festival.
Tony Nominators Named for 2002-2003
By Ben Winters · Jul 9, 2002
The Tony Award The starter pistol has been fired for the 2002-2003 Tony Awards race: Today, the Tony administration committee announced who will be on the nominating ...
Rebel Yell
By Dan Bacalzo · Jul 9, 2002
Reno minces no words in discussing her show, Rebel Without a Pause, and the awful truths that inspired it.
Principal Singers for Baz Luhrmann's Broadway Bohème Announced
By Michael Portantiere · Jul 8, 2002
The "dream team" lovers of La Bohème The rotating cast of Mimis and Rodolfos for Baz Luhrmann's production of the Giac
Lore Noto, Producer of The Fantasticks, Dies
By Michael Portantiere · Jul 8, 2002
Lore Noto in The Fantasticks Lore Noto, the producer of the original Off-Broadway production of the Tom Jones-Harvey Schmidt musical The Fantasticks, ...
Putting It Together Benefit for Kids' Music Scholarships
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 8, 2002
The Henry Street School of Music will present a benefit production of Stephen Sondheim's Putting It Together, August 2-4. The proceeds from the performances ...
Richard Rodgers on Broadway
By Peter Filichia · Jul 8, 2002
Has each and every Broadway theater at one time resounded with a Richard Rodgers melody?