Theater News

Seattle's Empty Space Theatre Ceases Operations
Lauren Weedman in Bust at The Empty Space Theatre (© Chris Bennion) The board of directors of The Empty Space Theatre in Seattle announced on Friday, Oc
Gilroy, Linney, Luckinbill, Reddin, Seldes, et al. Set for EST's Project 35
Marian Seldes (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) In honor of its 35th anniversary, Ensemble Studio Theatre will present Project 35, which will encompass concert r
Felicia P. Fields to Exit Color Purple in January; Will Star in Tour
Felicia P. Fields and LaChanzein The Color Purple (© Paul Kolnik) Felicia P. Fields, who received a Tony Award nomination for her portrayal of Sofia in
Making Book
Notes on a no-holds-barred memoir by Kaye Ballard, a very funny Broadway guidebook by Seth Rudetsky, and other recent tomes.
Carolee Carmello and Gregg Edelman to Star in Rags Benefit
Carolee Carmello and Gregg Edelman (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Real-life couple Carolee Carmello and Gregg Edelman will play the lead roles of Rebecca and Nathan
Eden Espinosa and Megan Hilty to Headline Wicked in L.A.
Eden Espinosa in Wicked (© Joan Marcus) Eden Espinosa will play Elphaba and Megan Hilty will play Glinda in the new sit-down production of the hit show
Campbell, Champlin, Naughton, et al. Win NYMF Excellence Awards
Donna Lynne Champlin (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) The winners of f the New York Musical Theatre Festival 2006 NYMF Awards for Excellence have been announced. The a
Hamlin, Lachey, McIntyre, et al. Set for Dancing With the Stars Tour
Drew Lachey Broadway veterans Harry Hamlin, Drew Lachey, and Joey McIntyre will take part in a live national tour of Dancing With the Stars, based on the hit ...
Larry Pine and Angelica Torn to Headline Reading of The Balcony
Larry Pine Larry Pine and Angelica Torn will headline a staged reading of Jean Genet's controversial play The Balcony at 7pm on Sunday, November 5 at Makor (...
Greenspan, Kron, Nottage, Rapp, et al. Receive Lucille Lortel Fellowships
Lisa Kron (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Playwrights Melissa James Gibson, David Greenspan, Jessica Hagedorn, Julia Jordan, Lisa Kron, Lynn Nottage, Dael Orlandersmi