Theater News

Cantone, Friedman, Mason to Join Uptown Express at Symphony Space
Uptown Express Actor Mario Cantone, songwriter David Friedman, and Broadway/cabaret star Karen Mason will join the singing group Uptown Express for Movin On' Up
Follow Spot
Tovah Feldshuh gets her Irish up to play Dolly Gallagher Levi, and John Lavelle acts like a Wall Street minion in Burleigh Grime$. Plus: What went wrong with Tarzan?
Manhattan School of Music to Present Stephen Schwartz Revue Defying Gravity, With Free Admission
Stephen Schwartz(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) The American Musical Theater Ensemble at Manhattan School of Music will present Defying Gravity, A Musical Journey W...
Just Another Manic Monday
Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward, Euan Morton, Cynthia Nixon, Audra McDonald, and other notables turn up at various fabulous events.
Caine Mutiny Will Ship Out of Schoenfeld on May 21
Joe Sikora and David Schwimmer in The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (Photo © Scott Landis) The Broadway revival of The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial wil
Joan Diener, Star of Kismet and Man of La Mancha, Dies at 76
Joan Diener Joan Diener, who created the roles of Lalume in Kismet and Aldonza in Man of La Mancha, died of cancer on Saturday, May 13. She was 76 ...
New Off-Broadway Production of The Fantasticks to Open at Snapple Theater Center
A new production of Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt's 1960 musical The Fantasticks will begin performances on July 28 at the Snapple Theater Center (210 West ...
2006 Tony Award Nominations Announced
Announcing the 2006 Tony Award nominees: At podium: Liev Schreiber; behind him: Natasha Richardson,Phylicia Rashad, and Sondra Gilman, president of theAm
Ebersole, Ivey, Merkerson, Scott, White, et al. Win 2006 Obie Awards
Sherie Rene Scott (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) In a downtown ceremony that many of the participants referred to as figuratively "uptown," such mainstream performe
Broadway's Festen Will Close on May 20
Larry Bryggman and Michael Hayden in Festen (Photo © Joan Marcus) The Broadway production of the controversial drama Festen will close this Satu