Theater News

Lewis, Dawson, Lawrence, Montalban, and Others Cast in Public Theater's Two Gentlemen of Verona
Norm Lewis (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Norm Lewis, Rosario Dawson, Megan Lawrence, Paolo Montalban, David Costabile, and Oscar Isaac have been confirmed for The P
Idol Thoughts
American Idol finalist John Stevens sings Sinatra at Feinstein's, Mandy Patinkin sings in Yiddish at Carnegie Hall, and The Constant Wife sparkles at the Roundabout.
Shutterbug to the Stars
Mary C. Henderson has compiled 24 years' worth of the late, great Eileen Darby's photographs of famous theater folk.
Once More, With Feeling
Filichia makes a list of performers who returned to their Tony Award winning roles, sometimes many seasons later.
Jennifer Jason Leigh Set to Star in Abigail's Party
Jennifer Jason Leigh Jennifer Jason Leigh will star in Mike Leigh's drama Abigail's Party to kick of the 2005-2006 season of The New Group. Scott Elliott, the ...
Shanley's Chain of Command Will Have Workshop Production at New York Stage and Film
John Patrick Shanley (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Pulitzer Prize winner John Patrick Shanley's newest play, Chain of Command, will receive a three-day wor
On Golden Pond to Close on June 26
The Tony Award-nominated production of On Golden Pond will close on Sunday, June 26, due to the continuing illness of star James Earl Jones. As was previously reported, the ...
Sounds of SILENCE! Concert Postponed
The Sounds of SILENCE! and Other Inappropriate Showtunes, a benefit concert for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS that was to have taken place at 7pm tomorrow (Sunday, July 3)...
Darlene Love to Join Hairspray Cast in July; Winokur Extends Return Stint
Darlene Love Darlene Love will return to Broadway next month as Motormouth Maybelle in the Tony Award-winning musical Hairspray, replacing Mary Bond Davis, ...
Kids and Animals
In this excerpt from his forthcoming memoir, Sam Harris writes about an all too familiar on-stage annoyance.