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2005 Theater Hall of Fame Inductees Announced
Len Cariou The Theater Hall of Fame inductees for 2005 have been announced. They are performers Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music), ...
One for the Play People
A chat with Marc Acito, author of How I Paid for College: A Novel of Sex, Theft, Friendship & Musical Theater.
Boy for Sale
An award-winning production of Alan Bowne's Forty-Deuce is revived.
25 Observations on Broadway: The American Musical
Fanny Brice is one of the subjects of Filichia's musings about Broadway: The American Musical.
TDF Costume Collection Moving Sale Slated
A small portion of The Costume Collection(Photo © David LeShay) The Theatre Development Fund (TDF) will be selling off 20,000 professiona
Variety Arts Theatre Closes
Off-Broadway's Variety Arts Theatre, located 110 Third Avenue, has closed its doors. According to producer Ben Sprecher as quoted in Variety, the lease on the 499-seat ...
Sarandon to Play Laura Bush in Long Wharf Reading of Kushner Play
Susan Sarandon Academy Award-winning actress Susan Sarandon will portray First Lady Laura Bush in an upcoming reading of Tony Kushner's Only We Who Guard the Myste
Lullaby of Broadway
The new PBS documentary Broadway: The American Musical is good for the novice but frustrating for the purist.
Lane Replaces Dreyfuss in The Producers in London
Nathan Lane(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) The producers of The Producers announced this morning that Richard Dreyfuss is unable to continue in the role of Max