Theater News

Goodbye to Gwen
By David Finkle · Oct 19, 2000
The theater community bids farewell to four-time Tony Award-winner Gwen Verdon.
Closer Than Ever
By Lenita D. Williamson · Oct 19, 2000
Patrick Marber's controversial play about sex vs. love comes to Columbus, Ohio.
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 18, 2000
Len Cariou has moved from Shakespeare to Sondheim and now to Simon, as he returns to Broadway The Dinner Party.
Lounging With the Lounge-O-Leers
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 17, 2000
They're b-a-a-a-ck! The LOUNGE-O-LEERS have a new CD, to which Michael Portantiere reacts with due horror.
Julie Sings!
By Charles Nelson · Oct 17, 2000
JULIE ANDREWS sings, MERYL STREEP looks back on her Yale days...and SHERMAN YELLEN disses NICOL WILLIAMSON.
A Gorey Story
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 16, 2000
Composer Peter Matz gives us the details of a new "musicale" based on the delightfully bizarre work of Edward Gorey.
The Season Charges Forth
By Jonathan Abarbanel · Oct 16, 2000
Feisty Texans, Rudolf Hess, and a little girl called Jo kick off the fall season in Chicago.
Sally Mayes: Truly A-mayes-ing
By Brian Scott Lipton · Oct 13, 2000
Brian Scott Lipton chats with SALLY MAYES about her new show, Decade.
Orson and Jason and Patti and Bob
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Oct 13, 2000
ORSON WELLES at BAM (sort of), JOAN ALLEN and PATTI LuPONE on the big screen…and a singing book party!
Bringing His Talent to bare
By Michael Portantiere · Oct 13, 2000
Composer Damon Intrabartolo raves on about his new coming-of-age musical bare at the Hudson Mainstage Theatre.