Theater News

People to Watch
Philip Hopkins chats with five up-and-comers: Lisa D'Amour, Susan Bernfield, Ellen Beckerman, Raquel Hecker, and Ty Jones.
Moore and Cullum to Star in New Simon Play at MTC
Mary Tyler Moore(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Manhattan Theatre Club has announced that Mary Tyler Moore and John Cullum will star in the company's upcoming Off-
Primary Stages Announces 2003-2004 Season
A.R. Gurney Primary Stages has announced the three new plays that will comprise its 2003-2004 season. First up will be A.R. Gurney's Strictly Academic, a ...
Heche, Mason, Kurtz, and Leonard to Headline L.A. Theatre Works' 30th Anniversary Season
Marsha Mason L.A. Theatre Works (LATW) has announced the nine works that will make up its 30th anniversary season of star-studded play readings, all of which will be ...
Ninth Annual OOBR Awards Announced
The winners of the Ninth Annual OOBR (Off-Off-Broadway Review) Awards have just been announed. The awards will be presented at the Minetta Lane Theatre on Monday, September 8 at ...
Big Improvements
Filichia compares and contrasts three different versions of the Maltby-Shire musical Big.
2002-2003 Best Plays Choices for 2002-2003 Announced
The 10 plays that have been selected for the 2002-2003 Best Plays yearbook have been announced. As is traditional, each of the plays will be celebrated with an essay in the ...
An Officer, A Lady, and an Oklahomosexual
The Siegels take in Phillip Officer at the King Kong Room, Ludmilla Ilieva at Dillon's, and Brad Loekle at Don't Tell Mama.
New Kander and Ebb Musical Won't Visit the Public
Chita Rivera(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) It has just been confirmed that the Public Theater's scheduled New York premiere production of The Visit, the new mu
Where Was I When the Lights Went Out?
In "light" of recent events, Filichia recounts his experiences during the last two major blackouts.