Theater News

Brooklyn to Open on Broadway in October
It has just been announced that the musical Brooklyn will open in October at a Shubert Theatre. The show was written by Mark Schoenfeld and Barri McPherson; it will feature ...
Tarnished Gold
Matthew Murray reviews the original cast recording of Stephen Sondheim's Bounce, just released by Nonesuch.
Currying Favor
Broadway tries too hard with Bombay Dreams and Jumpers but a little musical called The Two Svengalis has its charms.
Lucille Lortel Awards Bestowed at Minetta Lane Theatre
Tony Kusher with hisLucille Lortel Award(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) The League of Off-Broadway Theatres & Producers bestowed its 19th annual Lucille Lortel Awards ...
Schedule of Events Listed for Ninth Annual International Festival of Arts & Ideas
Romeo and Juliet The schedule for the Ninth Annual International Festival of Arts & Ideas, to be held in New Haven, Connecticut from Ju
Jim Caruso's Cast Party to Reopen at Club Black
Jim Caruso's Cast Party, a popular weekly event in which up-and-coming talents as well as big stars give impromptu performances, will reopen at Steven Minichiello's ...
Outer Critics Circle Names 2003-2004 Award Winners
The Outer Critics Circle, an organization of writers covering New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers, national publications, and other media beyond Broadway, has announced its ...
The Furious Opening Night Phone Call
What show's recent opening had an apopleptic Filichia melting phone lines from New York to Boston?
Jewish Problem Plays
Adam Klasfeld examines some of the challenging plays about Jewish lives and politics that have filled New York stages this season.
Actors in the Sun
Barbara & Scott share their thoughts on two family dramas that have much in common: A Raisin in the Sun and Roar.