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Applegate to Spell Injured Stadlen in The Producers
Fred Applegate Fred Applegate will replace Lewis J. Stadlen as Max Bialystock in the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of The Producers on Tuesday, ...
Actor Rex Robbins is Dead at 68
Veteran Broadway actor Rex Robbins has died at age 68 of an aneurysm. Robbins made his Broadway debut in the 1963 Broadway production of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and ...
What to Wear?
David Finkle contemplates the trend toward "dressing down" on the part of theater audiences.
Plush Velvet Sometimes
Ted Chapin's Everything Was Possible chronicles the gestation of the legendary Broadway musical Follies.
Dominczyk to Replace Benanti in The Violet Hour
Dagmara Dominczyk(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Dagmara Dominczyk, who most recently appeared on Broadway in Enchanted April, has replaced Laura Benanti in
Moore To Love
Filichia sings the praises of Maureen Moore, the worthy understudy for Gypsy's Bernadette Peters.
2003 Kesselring Prizes for Playwriting Announced
The National Arts Club has announced that Bridget Carpenter will be awarded the 2003 Kesselring Prize for playwriting for The Faculty Room. Carpenter's award of $10,000, ...
Right You Are, If You Think You Are
Michael Portantiere wonders: Is there no accounting for taste?
Legendary Director Elia Kazan Dies at 94
Elia Kazan Elia Kazan, who directed some of the most influential and well-respected Broadway productions of the 20th century, died this weekend at his home in ...
The Diehl on My Fair Lady
Filichia talks about My Fair Lady with Crandall Diehl, the show's original dance captain and "keeper of the flame."