Theater News

Plays by Busch, Odets, Rudnick, et al. Scheduled for MTC's 2006-2007 Season
Paul Rudnick New works by Charles Busch and Paul Rudnick are among the plays scheduled for presentation by Manhattan Theatre Club next season, along with a revival ...
Block, Gartshore, Mays, McElroy, Page, et al. Win 2006 Helen Hayes Awards
Will Gartshore and Erin Driscoll in Urinetown (Photo © Carol Pratt) The Signature Theatre's production of Urinetown, the splashy musical about a w
Alvin Epstein to Star in King Lear at La MaMa
Alvin Epstein and Sarah Newhouse in King Lear (Photo © Kippy Goldfarb) The acclaimed Actors Shakespeare Theatre of Boston production of Shakespeare's ...
Bourne Again
Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake makes a triumphant return to America even as the busy director prepares the U.S. productions of Mary Poppins and Edward Scissorhands.
No Pulitzer Prize for Drama Awarded This Year; Durang, Jones, Rapp Named as Finalists
The Pulitzer Prize committee has decided not to award a drama prize this year for the first time since 1997. Christopher Durang's Miss Witherspoon, Rolin Jones's The Intell
Vineyard Extends [title of show] Through April 30; Stopping Traffic to Begin Performances on May 24
Heidi Blickenstaff and Jeff Bowen in [title of show] (Photo © Carol Rosegg) The Vineyard Theater has extended the run of its hit musical [title of sh
Bikel, Feldshuh, Kaye, Nimoy, Zaks, et al. Set for Folksbiene Gala
Judy Kaye (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Theodore Bikel, Tovah Feldshuh, Judy Kaye, Leonard Nimoy, and Jerry Zaks are among the celebrities scheduled to appear i
Mark Moses to Play Title Role in Burleigh Grime$
Mark Moses Mark Moses will join Nancy Anderson, Jason Antoon, James Badge Dale, John Lavelle, Wendie Malick, and Ashley Williams in Burleigh Grime$, Roger ...
Golden, Howard, Noseworthy, Oscar, et al. Set for Broadway Musicals of 1968
Brad Oscar (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Scott Coulter, Annie Golden, Lisa Howard, Lorinda Lisitza, Jack Noseworthy, Jon Peterson, and Chip Zien will appear in T
Hamlisch, Love, Minnelli, Stritch, et. al. Set for New York Pops Birthday Gala
Liza Minnelli (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Liza Minnelli, Darlene Love, Peter Nero, rap star Kid Rock, and member of the cast of the Broadway hit Jersey Boys