Theater News

Ladies and Gentlemen, We Have a Winner!
A proposed musical about Dan Rather, featuring the songs of R.E.M., wins our ?Compilation Musicals From Hell? contest.
Get the Picture?
Readers respond to Filichia's list of the best musical stage performances reprised for Hollywood.
''BMI'' Means ''Better Musicals Indeed!''
In praise of the long-running BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop.
Albee All Over
Edward Albee basks in his resurgence, Nathan Lane yields to Henry Goodman (?!), and Susan Gordon returns.
The Familiar and the Fresh
The Siegels enjoy a plethora of new talent and veteran performers, courtesy of The Storefront and The Genesius Guild.
Putting the Ham in Hamlet
Trading slings and arrows with Jeremy Shamos of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged).
Further Thoughts
Jennifer Dundas and Dan Futterman on their roles in MTC's Further Than the Furthest Thing
In Celebration
Stage stars and other celebs turned out for this year's Theater Hall of Fame ceremony and for a glittering reception to celebrate a new book on the legacy of the Shuberts.
Off-Broadway! Off, Shirts! Off, Pants!
Filichia reports on his titillating adventures in the Off-Broadway skin trade.
A Bizarre Best
Angel Records' The Best of Broadway defines the word ''Broadway'' loosely -- not to mention the word ''best.''