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Michael Portantiere chats amiably with tick, tick...BOOM! director David Saint and Hairspray star Kathy Brier before venting his feelings about the Fiddler on the Roof revival.
Kurt Vonnegut Speaks at Access Theatre
Kurt Vonnegut In a rare appearance, novelist Kurt Vonnegut took the stage of the Access Theatre for a talk-back session immediately after the April 1 performance of ...
Encores! Announces Casting for Bye Bye Birdie
Complete casting for the City Center Encores! production of Bye Bye Birdie has been announced. The show will star Karen Ziemba as Rosie Alvarez and Daniel ...
Is That Funny, or What?
Barbara & Scott quarrel over Silent Laughter but agree wholeheartedly on Maria Friedman at the Café Carlyle.
Encompass New Opera Theatre to Celebrate Sheldon Harnick's 80th Birthday
Sheldon Harnick On May 2, Encompass New Opera Theatre will host a gala celebration in honor of the acclaimed Broadway lyricist Sheldon Harnick on the occasion of his ...
Michele Pawk to Offer Musical Theater Master Class
Michele Pawk(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Michele Pawk, the highly respected actress and singer who won a Tony Award for her role in Hollywood Arms, will
Broadway Bares Goes to the Movies on Sunday, June 20
This year's edition of the wildly popular Broadway Bares series, titled Broadway Bares 14: Now Showing, is scheduled for Sunday, June 20, with shows ...
The King of New Broadway
Who do Filichia's readers want to crown as the King of Musical Theater?
Documentary About Sam Shepard's The Late Henry Moss to Premiere at Film Forum
Film Forum will present the U.S. theatrical premiere of This So-Called Disaster, a new documentary by Michael Almereyda (Hamlet, Nadja) that ...
All Wrong: Chenoweth, Menzel et al. Miscast by MCC
Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) MCC Theater has announced the performers who will appear in its 2004 spring benefit, Miscast,