Theater News

Top 10 Tips for Tourists
Here's some advice for folks who want to fit in, rather than stand out, when visiting NYC.
Broadway University's Final Exam for 2005
The use of Yiddish in musical theater songs is the subject of the latest exam from Professor Filchia.
2005 Drama Desk Awards Presented
Brían F. O'Byrne and Cherry Jones in Doubt(Photo © Joan Marcus) The 50th annual Drama Desk Awards ceremony, hosted by Harvey Fierstein, was held on
Butz and d'Amboise to Receive TDF/Astaire Awards
The winners of the 2005 TDF/Astaire Awards, presented annually for the "Best Dance on Broadway," have been named by the TDF/Astaire Awards committee and announced by the awards ...
Rachel York Joins Cast of Paper Mill's Ragtime
Rachel York (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) It has just been announced that Rachel York has joined the cast of the upcoming production of Ragtime at the Paper
Mostly Forgettable
Dianne Wiest almost saves Memory House. Plus: An Israeli author-actor knocks on wood, and B.J. Ward pays tribute to lyricist Marshall Barer.
Hardly Rotten
Filichia just can't seem to get David Yazbek's Dirty Rotten Scoundrels score out of his head.
Alec Baldwin Joins Cast of Carnegie Hall's South Pacific Concert
Alec Baldwin(Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Stage and screen star Alec Baldwin has joined the cast of Carnegie Hall's June 9 concert presentation of the Richard Rodger
Public Theater to Revive Two Gentlemen of Verona Musical at Delacorte
The Public Theater has scratched its planned summer production of A Midsummer Night's Dream and will instead revive the Galt MacDermot-John Guare-Mel ...
Macy's to Host Talent Contest With Tony Tickets as the Prize
Macy's department store will host a "Sing for Your Tickets" talent competition in Herald Square (Broadway at West 34th Street) on Friday, May 20, from 4 to 7pm. The winner will ...