Theater News

A Girl Named Maria...and a Guy Named Ronan
From England to Ireland: The Siegels take in Maria Friedman at the Café Carlyle and Ronan Tynan at Feinstein's.
Woodie King, Jr. to Receive Paul Robeson Award
Woodie King, Jr. Woodie King, Jr., founder and producing director of the New Federal Theatre, will receive the Actors' Equity Foundation's Paul Robeson award on ...
Hairspray to Hold Open Auditions
Hairspray(Photo © Paul Kolnik) Hairspray, the show that won eight 2003 Tony Awards including Best Musical, will hold open auditions on Monday, Sept
Sounds of the '60s
Michael Portantiere reviews new CD issues of the soundtrack albums of Bye Bye Birdie and Sweet Charity.
Sunday in the Houseman With Shows
Filichia gets to see three different shows at one theater when he spends the day at the John Houseman.
Sweet Charity
Theater people give their all to make smashing successes of The Actors' Fund's Chess concert and BC/EFA's Flea Market and Grand Auction.
All-Star LAByrinth Theater Company Benefit Slated
Madonna The LAByrinth Theater Company's first benefit will be held at 6:30pm on Monday, September 29 at the Daryl Roth Theater. The centerpiece of the event will be ...
O'Neill Playwrights Conference to Hold Forum in NYC
James Houghton, artistic director of the O'Neill Playwrights Conference, will hold an open forum for playwrights in New York City at New Dramatists (424 West 44th Street, between ...
New York Nightlife Gets Livelier
The Siegels catch Mark Nadler and KT Sullivan's Irving Berlin revue at New York's newest cabaret venue, Mama Rose.
Suddenly Seymour
Hunter Foster plays the musical theater's ultimate nebbish in Little Shop of Horrors.