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Drama Book Shop Announces More Programs for Theater Lovers
By Mike Salinas · Nov 7, 2002
Woodie King, Jr. Some people still think of bookstores as staid and stuffy places where starchy employees enforce codes of silence rivaling the Mafia's, but not so ...
Vinnette Carroll, Groundbreaking Director, Dies at 80
By Mike Salinas · Nov 6, 2002
Vinnette Carroll Vinnette Carroll, the Tony-nominated director of Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope and Your Arms Too Short to Box with God, died in her ...
Kristin Chenoweth's Agent Explains Her Two Upcoming Non-Appearances
By Michael Portantiere · Nov 6, 2002
Kristin Chenoweth(Photo: Michael Portantiere) Her fans must have been disappointed to hear that Kristin Chenoweth will not be bringing her recent American Songbook ...
Scripts Sought for Midtown International Theatre Festival
By Mike Salinas · Nov 6, 2002
The fourth annual Midtown International Theatre Festival (MITF) is eight months away, but playwrights who want to participate only have eight weeks to submit their ...
It's a New World, Golde
By Peter Filichia · Nov 5, 2002
Dance of the Vampires librettist Michael Kunze talks to Filichia about writing in the modern musical vernacular.
Composer Elmer Bernstein to Attend How Now, Dow Jones at the York
By Michael Portantiere · Nov 5, 2002
Elmer Bernstein Elmer Bernstein, whose credits as a film composer range from Some Came Running to Serpico to The Blues Brothers to Gangs of Ne
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Liza with a 'z,' Carol Burnett, and Gavin Creel are among the stars of TheaterMania's first photo feature.
Korbich et al. Have Insomnia
By Michael Portantiere · Nov 5, 2002
Eddie Korbich A public staged reading of the new musical Insomnia will be presented by The York Theatre Company on Monday, November 18, at 7:30pm. The cast of ...
Harlem to Keep Singing Its Song, at Least Through This Weekend
By Mike Salinas · Nov 4, 2002
B.J. Crosby in Harlem Song(Photo: Michael Daniel) The new musical revue Harlem Song, like the neighborhood it celebrates, continues to survive even in ...
Hayley Mills Hosts ''Only Make Believe'' Benefit Tonight
By Mike Salinas · Nov 4, 2002
Hayley Mills as a child starin Polyanna Hayley Mills will host a one-night-only concert tonight -- Monday, November 4 -- to benefit Only Make Believe, a ...