Theater News

ATW Announces Big River Seminar
Tyrone Giordano, Daniel Jenkins, and the companyof Big River(Photo © Joan Marcus) The American Theatre Wing's next "Working in the Theatre" seminar will b
Ready or Not, Here Comes Assassins
Filichia wonders whether or not Broadway is finally ready for Sondheim and Weidman's controversial Assassins.
Raw Talent
Mychelle Colleary breaks out in a new show at The Duplex; the Siegels are there to take note, and to take notes.
Composer/Pianist William Roy Dies at 75
William Roy, a pianist, songwriter, and conductor who wrote the score for the 1953 Broadway musical Maggie, has died at age 75 in Florida, where he had been living for some ...
Len Cariou to Headline Follies Concert in Boston
Len Cariou Broadway veteran Len Cariou will star in concert performances with full orchestra of the Stephen Sondheim-James Goldman musical Follies to be ...
Bernadette Peters Scheduled for Vacation From Gypsy
Bernadette Peters in Gypsy(Photo © Joan Marcus) It has just been announced that Bernadette Peters will be taking a one-week vacation from her Tony Award-n
Patinkin Does It His Way
Filichia finds that, for better or for worse, Mandy Patinkin always does things his own special way.
Kurtz and Lauria to Read The Guys on 9/11 Anniversary
Swoosie Kurtz(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Swoosie Kurtz and Dan Lauria will perform The Guys, Anne Nelson's two-hander about a journalist who helps an FDNY c
All Over the Map
Barriers in San Francisco, Patriot Acts in Florida, and The Commedia Cinderella in Charlotte
How I Spent My Summer Vacation
Filichia reports on Big River, a Sammy Davis, Jr. bio, and other things he's seen and read over the past few weeks and months.