Theater News

Coveted Ethel Merman Album to be Compact Discoed by Fynsworth Alley
By Michael Portantiere · Jul 15, 2002
Never before available on compact disc--at least, not officially--the camp classic Ethel Merman Disco Album has been transferred to CD by Fynsworth Alley and ...
Stagestruck!
By Jim Caruso · Jul 15, 2002
Jim Caruso asks a bevy of stars to share their most indelible theatrical memories.
Rodgers at Bygone Theaters
By Peter Filichia · Jul 15, 2002
At which no-longer-extant theaters was the music of Richard Rodgers heard once upon a time?
TDF Doubles Ticket Subsidy Rate
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 12, 2002
Through the years, TDF has supported25 Pulitzer Prize-winning plays and musicals As of July 1, 2002, the Theatre Development Fund (TDF) began ...
The Book of Marc
By Ben Winters · Jul 12, 2002
A Marc Blitzstein Songbook shows off the wit and range of one of the 20th century's greatest composer-lyricists.
Monday, Monday
By Michael Portantiere · Jul 12, 2002
New Mondays showcases new songs by Stephen Schwartz, John Bucchino, and Amanda Green.
See Theater Beyond the Fringe...at Home!
By Peter Filichia · Jul 12, 2002
Gary Cole of StageDirect bravely traffics in videos of obscure plays.
The Full Monty Set to Announce the Final Weeks of its Broadway Run
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 11, 2002
The Full Monty(Photo: Carol Rosegg) The Full Monty may or may not be closing very soon. Beginning this weekend, the musical ...
Thunder Man
By Michael Buckley · Jul 11, 2002
Tony Award winner Chuck Cooper does double duty in a new blues musical Off-Broadway.
Queens Theatre in the Park Celebrates Latino Culture
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 11, 2002
Queens Theatre in the Park begins its 6th Annual Latino Cultural Festival on July 24, bringing artists and performance groups from Spain, Latin America, and the U.S....