Theater News

Public Theater Roundtable with Guare, Parks, Son Kicks Off 2006 Season of Performing Arts Programs at The New School
John Guare (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) A roundtable discussion with playwrights John Guare, Suzan-Lori Parks, and Diana Son on Thursday, February 2 will kick off
Damiano, Engel, Harris, Polic Set for Musical Theatre West's Never Gonna Dance
Harriet Harris Tami Tappan Damiano, David Engel, Harriet Harris, and Henry Polic II will star in the Musical Theatre West production of Never Gonna Dance, ...
Giamatti, Hoffman, Huffman, Merkerson, Oh Win SAG Awards
Philip Seymour Hoffman (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Philip Seymour Hoffman's Oscar chances got another boost on January 29, when he recieved the Screen Actors
Celebrated Playwright Wendy Wasserstein Dies at 55
Wendy Wasserstein(Photo © Jill Krementz) Wendy Wasserstein -- humorist, cultural commentator, and the first woman dramatist to win a Tony
Public Memorial for Skitch Henderson Set for February 6
Skitch Henderson (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Marilyn Horne, Liz Smith, and Mike Wallace will offer remembrances of the late composer/conductor Skitch Henderson as
Something To Aspire To
Stephen Cole and David Krane are summoned to Dubai -- to write a musical!
Loose Lips
Victoria Clark steps away from the Light for two special concerts. Plus: Jason Fisher plays Lenny Bruce and Zoe Lister-Jones gets the last laugh.
Photo File
The joyous reunion of Chita Rivera and Dick Van Dyke was only one of several noteworthy events this week.
Casting Completed for Broadway Production of Lisa Kron's Well
Lisa Kron (Photo © Michal Daniel) Daniel Breaker, Saidah Arrika Ekulona, John Hoffman, and Christina Kirk have joined the cast of Well, the critically ac
Hayden, Schoeffler, Shaddow Head Cast of Paper Mill'sCarnival
Michael Hayden (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Michael Hayden, Paul Schoeffler, and Elena Shaddow will respectively play Paul, Marco the Magnificent, and Lilli in