Theater News

The 50 Best Musical Stage Performances Reprised for Hollywood
By Peter Filichia · Jan 23, 2002
Fifty great stars were more than ready for their close-ups when they got to reprise their musical stage roles on film.
All That Baz
By Michael Portantiere · Jan 22, 2002
Hot-hot-hot director Baz Luhrmann will bring Puccini to Broadway with his new production of La Bohème.
A Closer Look at...Long Island
By Brooke Pierce · Jan 22, 2002
TheaterMania tours the stages of New York City's next-door neighbor.
The Shop Around the Corner
By Marc Miller · Jan 21, 2002
The Drama Book Shop has a new location, a new look, and a new lease on life.
Big Brothers
By Charles Wright · Jan 21, 2002
The Shuberts Present is a gloriously illustrated walk through the history of a family, a company, and a century of theater.
Soap Dish
By Jim Caruso · Jan 21, 2002
As they warm up for a week-long benefit at Arci's Place, daytime?s big stars come clean about their characters' wildest experiences.
The Easiest and Hardest Role in Musical Theater
By Peter Filichia · Jan 21, 2002
The newest star of Cabaret at Studio 54 causes Filichia to sing out: ''Hello, Molly!''
Walking Unhappy
By Peter Filichia · Jan 18, 2002
A new production of Hobson's Choice prompts Filichia to take another look at the play's musical version, Walking Happy.
Sher Thing
By Brian Scott Lipton · Jan 18, 2002
Director Bartlett Sher tackles Cymbeline, one of Shakespeare's most beautiful and problematic plays.
They Were You
By Charles Nelson · Jan 18, 2002
As The Fantasticks fades into the dusk, the show's creators and the original Luisa are there to laugh, cry, and say farewell.