Theater News

Hope For Homer
By Michael Portantiere · May 10, 2002
Hope Clarke takes on The Odyssey in a semi-musical stage version by Derek Walcott.
Public Theater Benefit Features Kronos Quartet and Audra McDonald
By Brooke Pierce · May 10, 2002
Audra McDonald The acclaimed Kronos Quartet will perform a special concert on Saturday, May 18th at 9:30PM to benefit Joe's Pub at the Public Theater. The ...
Cats' Last Meow in London
By Brooke Pierce · May 10, 2002
The long-running theatrical sensation Cats closes in London's West End this Saturday, May 11, 2002, on the date of its 21st anniversary. The Andrew Lloyd
Drama League Honors Metamorphoses, Urinetown, and The Crucible
By Michael Portantiere · May 10, 2002
A scene from Metamorphoses(Photo: Joan Marcus) Metamorphoses, Urinetown, and The Crucible respectively received ...
Heavy Waits
By Ben Winters · May 10, 2002
On two new albums, Tom Waits walks the line between dark pop and theater.
Exotic at Any Age: Ute Lemper and Keely Smith
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · May 10, 2002
The Siegels fall under the exotic spell of Ute Lemper at Joe's Pub and Keely Smith at Feinstein's at the Regency.
What's in a Theater Name?
By Peter Filichia · May 10, 2002
The Shuberts give Cadillac top billing at the Winter Garden, and Filichia ponders the implications.
One From Column A...
By Michael Portantiere · May 9, 2002
Too many Tony Awards? Why not combine shows? Enter our contest to win an invitation to TheaterMania's Tony Party.
At Sardi's for the Tony Nominations
By Peter Filichia · May 8, 2002
Filichia finds the announcement of this year's Tony nominees to be a relatively unexciting affair.
Jana Heaves a Cy
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · May 7, 2002
Jana Robbins offers One Hell of a Ride to her audiences at Danny's Skylight Room.