Theater News

Sing for Me, Christine!
By Brian Scott Lipton · Nov 7, 2001
A Tony Award winner for 42nd Street, Christine Ebersole is moonlighting on Park Avenue.
How I Spent My Autumn Vacation
By Peter Filichia · Nov 7, 2001
Filichia recoils from the sound level of Mamma Mia!, praises Norbert Leo Butz in Thou Shalt Not, and wonders why By Jeeves came to Broadway.
It's a Blessing
By Brooke Pierce · Nov 6, 2001
Arab terrorism figures prominently in Lee Blessing's 12-year-old play Two Rooms, now at the Blue Heron Theatre.
Light Years
By Marc Miller · Nov 6, 2001
A new recording of Through the Years sells short a classic Vincent Youmans score.
Joey, Joey, Rodney
By Michael Portantiere · Nov 5, 2001
Opera star Rodney Gilfry has a plum role in the L.A. Reprise! production of The Most Happy Fella.
If the Fit Fits...
By Michael Portantiere · Nov 2, 2001
Mark McCombs brings Ten Jumps Ahead of a Fit, his unique evening of Southern discomfort, back to Don't Tell Mama.
War and Remembrance
By Michael Portantiere · Nov 2, 2001
Forty-one years after he introduced the song Off-Broadway, Jerry Orbach sings "Try to Remember" in a benefit for the N.Y.C. Police Foundation.
On the Roadside Again
By Charles Nelson · Nov 2, 2001
The authors of The Fantasticks return to a project they put aside--about four decades ago.
What a Drag!
By Jim Caruso · Nov 2, 2001
Bantering with The Kinsey Sicks about the glory days of 54, Celine Dion's "interesting" choices, and that beauteous Beautyshop sound.
You Can Read Me on a Monday, a Wednesday, a Friday
By Peter Filichia · Nov 2, 2001
TheaterMania's newest columnist tells how to remember when to look for him.