Theater News

Drama Desk Set
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · May 11, 2000
NYC critics and writers have their say at the 2000 Drama Desk Awards.
Sexual Downplay
By Allison Eve Zell · May 10, 2000
Measure for Measure with an all-women cast--directed by a man. Allison Eve Zell, a director herself, measures the gender-specifics.
Acting Out
By Diane Snyder · May 10, 2000
The Acting Company keeps classical rep alive across America.
The Last September (in the Month of May)
By David Finkle · May 10, 2000
FIONA SHAW and DEBORAH WARNER transfer their stage partnership to the screen. David Finkle reports.
Vital Statistics
By Josh Godfrey · May 9, 2000
Josh Godfrey profiles the Vital Theatre Company, home of Shakin' the Mess Outta Misery.
How to Give the Gift of Theater for Mother's Day
By Robert Kent · May 9, 2000
Broadway, Off-Broadway and Off-Off Broadway get ready to entertain Mom.
Bierko, Byrne, and Ehle Win Theatre World Awards
By Kathy Henderson · May 9, 2000
Winners of the 2000 Theatre World Awards were announced today. The awards honor actors who are making their breakthrough performances on the New York stage, and may be won only onc
It's a grand month for musicals--and a great year for romance.
By Charles Nelson · May 9, 2000
Ziemba & Hearn to sing South Pacific; Cumming & Leigh to reteam on screen; Lonergan & Smith-Cameron to wed.
Not-So-Simply Streisand
By Steven Brinberg · May 9, 2000
Barbra impersonator extraordinaire Steven Brinberg conducts an (imaginary) interview with his alter-ego.
RSC: The Next Generation
By Andy Buck · May 8, 2000
A trio of fresh faces brings new life to the classics at BAM.