Theater News

Tony Award Winner Ruth Brown Dies at 78
Ruth Brown Legendary R&B singer Ruth Brown, who won a Tony Award as Best Actress in a Musical in 1989 for the revue Black & Blue, died today in Nevada at age 7
Michael Cerveris and Donna Murphy to Headline LoveMusik; Broadway Opening Set for May 3 at Biltmore
Michael Cerveris (© Michael Portantiere) Tony Award winners Michael Cerveris and Donna Murphy will play composer Kurt Weill and his wife, singer Lotte Lenya, in
Kerry Butler to Exit One Life to Live in January
Kerry Butler (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Broadway star Kerry Butler is exiting the ABC soap opera One Life to Live, with her last appearance scheduled to a
Nights Full of Stars
Tom Brokaw, Glenn Close, Harvey Fierstein, Diane Keaton, Lisa Kudrow, Audra McDonald, Nathan Lane, and many more stars hit the town for a busy week of openings and benefits.
Michael Gennaro Will Leave Paper Mill Payhouse to Head Trinity Rep
Michael Gennaro Michael Gennaro, president and CEO of the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey, will step down from that position in February and will become ...
Nottage, Shamieh, West, et al. Receive Second Stage Commissions
Lynn Nottage Playwrights Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Zakiyyah Alexander, J. Holtham, Rajiv Joseph, Sandra Tsing Loh, Lynn Nottage, Sung Rno, Betty Shamieh, Cheryl L. ...
Epstein, Franz, Hecht, Morton, et al. Set for Roundabout's Howard Katz
Euan Morton (© Joan Marcus) Max Baker, Kristen Bush, Alvin Epstein, Elizabeth Franz, Jessica Hecht, Patrick Henney, Edward Hajj, and Euan Morton will join previ
Marc Kudisch to Star in New York City Opera's The Pirates of Penzance
Marc Kudisch(© Michael Portantiere) Two-time Tony Award nominee Marc Kudisch will play the role of the Pirate King in the New York City Opera's new production of
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Kristin
Multi-talented Kristin Chenoweth prepares to take New York by storm with Deck the Halls, The Apple Tree, and a solo concert at the Met.
Goodspeed to Present Singin' in the Rain, High Button Shoes, and 1776
The Goodspeed Opera House The musicals Singin' in the Rain, High Button Shoes, and 1776 will be presented next season by Goodspeed Musicals at ...