Theater News

Judges Chosen for 2005-2006 Obie Awards
The judges for the 51st Annual Obie Awards, presented by The Village Voice, will include actress Deirdre O'Connell (who won an Obie for Sustained Excellence in May and who ...
Johnny Cash Musical Ring of Fire to Hit Broadway in February
Jarrod Emick (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Ring of Fire, a show featuring the music of country legend Johnny Cash, will begin performances at Broadway's Ethe
Carefully Planned?
Filichia's buddies weigh in on the reality (or not) of "ad-libbing" on stage.
Lisa Kron's Well to Open on Broadway in March
Lisa Kron and Jayne Houdyshell in the Public Theater's production of Well (Photo © Michal Daniel) Well, the critically ac
Day, Jackson, Pine, Ransom, Reeder Cast in Belber's Carol Mulroney
Ana Reeder in a publicity photo forCarol Mulroney (Photo © Derek Kouyoumijian) Johanna Day, Reuben Jackson, Larry Pine, Tim Ransom, and Ana Reeder will c
Bernadette Peters' Husband Killed in European Helicopter Crash
Michael Wittenberg, husband of the Tony Award-winning performer Bernadette Peters, was killed in a helicopter crash in the European country of Montenegro on Monday, according to the ...
The Team of the Century
Douglas Sills and Marin Mazzie triumph in On The Twentieth Century. Plus: Broadway supports hurricane relief, and David Strathairn has all the luck.
Peter Neufeld, TCG to Receive Tony Award Honors
Peter Neufeld, one of Broadway's most successful general managers and producers, and the Theatre Communications Group (TCG) have been announced as recipients of the 2005 Tony Honors ...
Crumb, Larsen, MacRae, Sullivan, et al. Cast in Bingo
Heather MacRae Ann Crumb, Chevi Colton, Liz Larsen, Heather MacRae, Beth Malone, Janet Metz, and Patrick Ryan Sullivan will star in the new Off-Broadway musical Bi
Oprah Winfrey Joins Producers of The Color Purple
Oprah Winfrey (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Talk show host and media personality Oprah Winfrey has joined the producing team of the Broadway musical The Color Pu