Theater News

Hairspray Touring Cast to Present Benefit Cabaret in Minneapolis
Carly Jibson and Bruce Vilanch in Hairspray(Photo © Byron Batista) The national tour cast of Hairspray will present an evening of singing, dancing,
Anything Went
How inane is the 1956 film version of Anything Goes? Just listen to Decca Broadway's new CD release of the soundtrack album!
It's Greek to Them
The Aquila Theatre Company doesn't go far enough, Encores! goes just where it should -- and you must go to the Stanhope to hear Anna Bergman.
They Gotta Crow!
Alfre Woodard and Anthony Mackie talk about their roles in Regina Taylor's Drowning Crow.
Not Every Woman Is a Yente: Nancy Opel Replaces Barbara Barrie in Fiddler on the Roof
Nancy Opel It has just been announced that Nancy Opel, a 2002 Tony Award nominee for Urinetown, is taking over the role of Yente the Matchmaker in the new ...
Holmes Is Where the Heart Is
Songwriter Raymond Jessel takes a trip down Memory Lane and finds himself on Baker Street.
The Theater Offensive of Boston Will Celebrate Its 15th Anniversary With "ClimACTS"
Paula Vogel, Charles Busch, and Peter Paige Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel, Peter Paige from TV's Queer As Folk, ...
Cover Boy John Selya to Sign Copies of Dance Magazine at Drama Book Shop
John Selya, one of the stars of the Twyla Tharp-Billy Joel musical Movin' Out, will be signing copies of the February issue of Dance Magazine at the ...
Something is "Happening" at chashama, February 25-29
Currently located at 135 West 42nd Street, chashama [sic] is moving to make way for the new Bank of America building. Before the move, the theater company will turn over its current ...
Steel Magnolias to Sprout on Broadway Next Season
It has been announced that a new production of Robert Harling's award-winning play Steel Magnolias will open on Broadway during the 2004-2005 season. The play, about a close-...