Theater News

Pure Columbian Gold
By Marc Miller · Apr 12, 2002 · New York City
Forty-odd years ago, when 10 new musicals opened per season, show enthusiasts would pray for Columbia Records to snag the cast album rights for as many as possible. ...
Happily Ever After?
By Richard Ridge · Apr 12, 2002 · New York City
Kerry O'Malley, Stephen DeRosa, and (believe it or not)Vanessa Williams in Into the Woods Sometimes, fairy tales do come true--even on ...
From Homebody to Homeboy
By Charles Nelson · Apr 11, 2002 · New York City
Tony Kushner To date, Tony Kushner has been very much the Teflon playwright: Nothing really personal sticks to his plays. From the two-part, Tony-winning Angels in
Lillias White: Oh, What a Beautiful Evenin'
Lillias White Musical theater star Lillias White has been performing in cabaret for several years with mixed results. Her earlier shows at Arci's Place and Joe's Pub,...
A Guy Flick
By Michael Portantiere · Apr 11, 2002 · New York City
The Guys, here with Sigourney Weaver and Bill Murray... When The Guys first opened as a workshop production at the Flea Theater ...
A Second Look at Two by Two
By Peter Filichia · Apr 10, 2002 · New York City
Saturday night, September 26, 1970 at the Shubert in New Haven. I'm fifth-row center, next to Arthur Miller. He's here because his sister Joan Copeland is in this
Actors' Equity and Theater League Battle Again Over National Broadway Touring Awards
By Michael Portantiere · Apr 9, 2002 · New York City
The NBTA Star Award Once again, Actors' Equity Association and the League of American Theatres and Producers find themselves in a tussle over the National Broadway ...
A Closer Look at ... Philadelphia
By Scott Mallinger · Apr 9, 2002 · New York City
The Forrest Theatre(Photo: Ryan W. Mercer) Everyone knows that Philadelphia is the birthplace of the Declaration of ...
This Could Be You!
By Brooke Pierce · Apr 8, 2002 · New York City
Suzan-Lori Parks The 2002 Pulitzer Prize for Drama has been awarded to Topdog/Underdog by Suzan-Lori Parks, it was announced this afternoon. The prize, which ...
The ''Are You a Show Freak?'' Quiz
By Peter Filichia · Apr 8, 2002 · New York City
Perhaps it started when you were very young. Did your first attempts at baby talk sound like "Daidle-deedle-daidle-digguh-digguh-deedle-daidle-dum?" Or "Lahdle-...