Theater News

Audience Members Held Hostage at Moscow Musical
A scene from Nord-Ost A group of 20-30 armed men stormed a theater in Moscow today during a performance of the musical Nord-Ost ...
For the Benefit of Mister Roberts
To help fund his large-cast productions, Transport Group artistic director Jack Cummings puts together a large-cast benefit.
First Annual Nightlife Awards Ceremony Slated for January 27, 2003
A new awards show is coming to town -- Town Hall, to be exact. On Monday, January 27, that venerable venue will host The First Annual ...
Garth Drabinsky and Former Livent Confreres Collared and Charged With Fraud in Canada
Garth Drabinsky According to reports in The Toronto Star and elsewhere, Garth Drabinsky -- former head of the now defunct theatrical producing organization ...
Louis G. Spisto Appointed Executive Director of The Globe Theatres in San Diego
Louis Spisto Louis G. Spisto has been named as the new executive director of The Globe Theatres, the acclaimed regional theater complex in San Diego that is ...
Shades of Grey
Tim Blake Nelson talks about transferring The Grey Zone from stage to screen.
An Extraordinary Couple
Marin Mazzie & Jason Danieley make beautiful music together at the Kaplan Penthouse.
Seattle Welcomes Back Robert Egan as New Artistic Director of ACT Theatre
Seattle's ACT Theatre announced today that Robert Egan has been hired as its new artistic director. Egan will be returning to his roots when he officially takes on the position in ...
Musical Theatre Works to Present Symposiums and Workshops in November and December
Composer Jeanine Tesoriat an MTW symposium For the third time, Musical Theatre Works will present "Musical Theatre Month" -- a popular series of symposiums, lectures,...
Musicals That Cause Apoplexy
The new Flower Drum Song puts Filichia into a fit of pique, but he recalls other musicals that sent his blood pressure soaring even higher.