Theater News

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.
Talkin' Broadway Establishes Summer Theatre Festival Citations
The website announced today that it will honor new plays and musicals through the first ever Talkin' Broadway Summer Theatre Festival Citations. These citations ...
Food for Thought Series Moving to Players Club
Food for Thought, the popular series of lunchtime play readings, will begin its sixth season on September 12 in a new location: The Players Club, located at 16 Gramercy Park ...
James Earl Jones' Absence Due to Illness May Lead to On Golden Pond Closing
James Earl Jones (Photo © Michael Portantiere) A provisional closing notice has been posted for On Golden Pond, the Broadway revival of Ernest Thompson's
Hello, Boys!
Filichia is really looking forward to a reading of Clare Booth Luce's Kiss the Boys Goodbye.
Butler, Maynard, Freeman to Head Cast of Vineyard's Miracle Brothers
Tyler Maynard (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Kerry Butler, Cheryl Freeman, Tyler Maynard, Karen Olivo, and Anika Larsen will head the 12-member cast of Kirsten Child