Theater News

Lineup of Stars Announced for Tony Awards Ceremony
By Brooke Pierce · May 23, 2002
Tony Awards co-host Bernadette Peters The Tonys are almost upon us, and the American Theater Wing has officially announced who will be gracing the red carpet for ...
Broadway Turns Out for Rosie O'Donnell Finale
By Michael Portantiere · May 22, 2002
Rosie O'Donnell After six seasons, Rosie O'Donnell officially marked the end of her ABC-TV talk show this morning with a final live telecast. (She mentioned that six ...
Into a Couple of Woods
By Peter Filichia · May 22, 2002
Filichia isn't cowed by having seen two different productions of Into the Woods within two weeks.
Wayward Son: Where Cabaret and Musical Theater Meet
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · May 21, 2002
At Don't Tell Mama, Gregg Rodeheffer and David Maiocco chart a young man's journey toward maturity.
Seventh Annual Lower East Side Festival Set for This Weekend
By Ben Winters · May 21, 2002
Suzan-Lori Parks(Photo: Michael Portantiere) Are you wondering what Suzan-Lori Parks--the Topdog/Underdog dramatist with a fresh Pulitzer Prize on her mantle--...
Ever-Lovin' Lavin
By Jim Caruso · May 21, 2002
Linda Lavin, star of the Broadway bound Hollywood Arms, chats with old friend Jim Caruso.
Homebody/Underdog Honored at Obies
By Ben Winters · May 21, 2002
Linda Emond in the thrice-Obied Homebody/Kabul (Photo: Joan Marcus) Coming hot on the heels of Sunday's Drama Desk Awards, the 2001-2002 Obie Awards honored
Anita's Back!
By Michael Portantiere · May 20, 2002
Anita Gillette returns to the New York stage in the MCC Theater production of A Letter from Ethel Kennedy.
Anne Heche To Star in Broadway Production of Proof
By Brooke Pierce · May 20, 2002
Anne Heche Ever since the lesbian thing fizzled, Anne Heche has been getting into the spotlight by way of her supposed mental instability. Following her much-...
Millie, Metamorphoses, and Private Lives Win Multiple Drama Desk Awards
By Ben Winters · May 20, 2002
Thoroughly Modern Millie cleaned up at last night's 47th annual Drama Desk awards, scooping up five prizes including Outstanding ...