Theater News

2003 TDF/Irene Sharaff Award Recipients Announced
By Matthew Murray · Feb 5, 2003
The Theatre Development Fund (TDF) Costume Collection's advisory committee has announced the recipients of the 2003 TDF/Irene Sharaff Award ...
Opera and Musical Theater Star Jerome Hines Dies at 81
By Michael Portantiere · Feb 5, 2003
Jerome Hines as Mephistophelesin Faust at the Metropolitan Opera(Photo: Louis Mélançon) Jerome Hines, a highly respected operatic bass who also h
Murder in Texas
By Brooke Pierce · Feb 5, 2003
Playwright Johnna Adams discusses the origins of her psychodrama Cockfighters.
Why We Love Original Cast Albums
By Peter Filichia · Feb 5, 2003
Filichia's readers discuss some of the original cast albums they love and why they love them.
Old Vic to Name Kevin Spacey as New Artistic Director
By Brooke Pierce · Feb 4, 2003
Kevin Spacey in The Iceman Cometh The London Times reported today that the American film and stage star Kevin Spacey will be named artistic director of ...
The Corn is Brown: Broadway Production of Oklahoma! to Close on February 23
By Michael Portantiere · Feb 4, 2003
Stephen R. Buntrock and Amy Bodnarin Oklahoma!(Photo: Joan Marcus) The Royal National Theatre production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! will close on
Mark His Words
By Michael Portantiere · Feb 3, 2003
Mark Setlock, the star and co-creator of Fully Committed returns to the New York stage in Jonathan Tolins's The Last Sunday in June.
Titans Theatre Company Celebrates Diversity With Earthshaker Awards, February 24
By Matthew Murray · Feb 3, 2003
The Titans Theatre Company will present the second annual Earthshaker Award Gala to honor leaders in diversity in entertainment and on the world stage on Monday, February 24. The ...
Taking (Stage) Direction
By Peter Filichia · Feb 2, 2003
A gag in Elaine May's play Adult Entertainment causes Filichia to muse on the subject of stage directions.
Curious About the Bard? Think "Thinking Shakespeare," February 8
By Matthew Murray · Jan 31, 2003
Classic Stage Company will be continuing its 35th season with an encore presentation of "Thinking Shakespeare: An Open Rehearsal" on Saturday, February 8. "Thinking Shakespeare" ...