Theater News

Cheese, Louise!
By Peter Filichia · Jul 24, 2002
Pressed to name the cheesiest musical theater song ever written, Filichia complies.
Coc Bloc! Shakespeare, Zindel Included in Jean Cocteau Rep's First Off-B'way Season
By Ben Winters · Jul 23, 2002
Gamma Man! Paul Zindel Downtown's Jean Cocteau Repertory joins the ranks of Off-Broadway theaters this year. In celebration, the 32-year-old company will ...
Garland on the Rocks
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Jul 23, 2002
Tommy Femia's faux-Judy goes over the rainbow at Don't Tell Mama, with guest star Jonathan Frank along for the trip.
Heigh-Ho, The Glamorous Life
By Michael Portantiere · Jul 23, 2002
Scott Logsdon's The Glamorous Life, an Internet serial filled with backstage intrigue and in-jokes, is a hit with readers.
Keating, Marineau, McCourt, McGrath, and Perkins to Keep Company With A Man of No Importance
By Michael Portantiere · Jul 22, 2002
Roger Rees Charles Keating, Barbara Marineau, Sean McCourt, Katherine McGrath, and Patti Perkins have joined the cast of Lincoln Center Theater's upcoming world ...
Carole Cook and Tom Troupe to Receive Ovation Awards for Career Achievement
By Michael Portantiere · Jul 22, 2002
Carole Cook and Tom Troupe, a married couple of stage, film, and TV performers, will be honored for career achievement at the 2002 Ovation Awards ceremony this fall.
What Can You Lose?
By Peter Filichia · Jul 22, 2002
An e-mail from a reader prompts thoughts of show songs that might be expendable.
Rattlestick Theatre to Offer Four World Premieres This Season
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 19, 2002
Jonathan Tolins New York's Rattlestick Theatre has announced that four brand new plays will make up its eighth season, which will begin on September 4 with the world ...
Attention, Dancing Queens: Mamma Mia! is Auditioning in Florida
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 19, 2002
Mamma Mia! Mamma Mia! You, too, can be in ABBA's hit musical: Open-call auditions for male and female dancer/singers will take place July 28-July 30 in Tampa ...
Come Fly With Lindberg at Danny's Piano Bar
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Jul 19, 2002
At Danny's on Restaurant Row, the one and only Charles Lindberg flies the Siegels to the moon.