Theater News

Mary, Queen of Comedies
By Peter Filichia · Jan 10, 2003
Musing on the death of Jean Kerr, Filichia reminisces about seeing the national tour of her play Mary, Mary, almost 40 years ago.
Michele Pawk Joins Cast of Daytime TV's All My Children
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 9, 2003
Michele Pawk Michele Pawk, a possible Tony Award nominee for her performance in the recently closed Hollywood Arms, has joined the cast of the ABC soap opera
All Over the Map
By Dan Bacalzo · Jan 9, 2003
Runaway comes to D.C., Joy Luck is in Seattle, and Denver gets two new Inventions.
Tim Blake Nelson to Host Soho Rep Benefit
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 9, 2003
Tim Blake Nelson Actor Tim Blake Nelson will host this year's benefit for Soho Rep on Monday, February 3 at the Lucille Lortel Theater. As a highlight of the event, ...
Brian Stokes Mitchell, Out Sick From Man of La Mancha, Will Return on Thursday
By Matthew Murray · Jan 8, 2003
Brian Stokes Mitchell(Photo © Joan Marcus) Brian Stokes Mitchell, star of the current Broadway revival of , will return to the show tomorrow night after missing
Rodney Gilfry to Star in The New Moon for Encores!
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 8, 2003
Rodney Gilfry(Photo: Art Streiber) Baritone Rodney Gilfry will make his City Center Encores! debut in the popular series' staged concert presentation of The New Mo
Your Favorite Things
By Peter Filichia · Jan 7, 2003
In response to a recent column wherein Filichia listed 50 things he loves about the theater, readers write in with their own faves.
Warren Leight and Nancy Giles to Host Dixon Place Donor Dinner on February 2
By Brooke Pierce · Jan 7, 2003
On Sunday, February 2, Dixon Place will kick off its new season with the 2003 Annual Dixon Place Donor Dinner. Hosted by playwright Warren Leight (Side Man...
An Appreciation of Jean Kerr, 1922-2003
By Charles Wright · Jan 7, 2003
Jean Kerr Jean Collins Kerr, playwright and humorist, died on Sunday, January 5, at age 80. For more than 30 years, from the late 1940s into the 1980s, Mrs. Kerr and ...
The FireBird Rises Again
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Jan 7, 2003
Mark Nadler opens the new FireBird nightclub in high style with his acclaimed show Tchaikowsky and Other Russians.