Theater News

A.R.T Awards $150,000 to 37 NYC Theaters; Epps Receives Irvine Award
Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sheldon Epps (© Pasadena Playhouse) The JPMorgan Chase Fund for Small Theatres, a project of A.R.T./New York, has awarded a
Michael Tolkin to Pen Film Version of Nine
Rob Marshall (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Michael Tolkin will write the screenplay for the film version of the musical Nine for the Weinstein Company, accor
Full Casting Set for Pittsburgh CLO's The Full Monty
Robert Newman (© Joseph Marzullo / Retna) Full casting has been announced for Barry Ivan's production of The Full Monty, to run at the Pittsburgh CLO Ju
The Nicest Kids in Town
Nikki Blonsky, Zac Efron, Brittany Snow, Elijah Kelley, and Amanda Bynes light up the screen in Hairspray.
Adams, Bell, Watkins, et al. Set for York's The Day Before Spring
Hunter Bell Casting has been announced for the York Theatre's Musicals in Mufti presentation of The Day Before Spring, co-written by Alan Jay Lerner and ...
Kenny Leon to Direct Margaret Garner and Guess Who's Coming to Dinner in 2008
Kenny Leon Director Kenny Leon will helm the Chicago premiere of the opera Margaret Garnier and the Broadway stage version of the Oscar-winning film Guess W
Boone, Buckley, Lamas, Tyrell, Vereen, et al. Set for Colony Hotel
Betty Buckley (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) The Colony Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida has announced the 2007-2008 season line-up for its Royal Room cabaret. The seas
Stratford Shakespeare Festival Announces 2008 Offerings
Des McAnuff (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) The Stratford Festival in Ontario, Canada will be known as the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, beginning in November. Afte
Jump to Bow at Union Square Theatre in September
The cast of Jump (© Yegam Theatre Company) Jump, the internationally acclaimed martial arts theater event, will have its New York premiere at the
Hooray for Hairspray!
Katie Holmes, Paula Adbul, Liza Minnelli, Lance Bass and other stars help John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer, Zac Efron, Nikki Blonsky and the stars of Hairspray celebrate the film's NYC premiere.