Theater News

The Most Beautiful Girls in the World
Hats off to Bacall, Garbo, Loren, and all of the other ''beautiful girls'' invoked by musical theater lyricists.
Three Wishes for Davey
High hopes and warm wishes for the new Belding Theatre at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford and for the center's new executive director.
Honk If You Love Musical Theater
Filichia is enchanted by the Boston Children's Theatre production of Honk!
Chorus of Approval
The New York City Gay Men's Chorus does Christmas right, this year with special guests like the fabulous Sam Harris.
Ziegfeld Stardust
The 1998 Encores! revival of Ziegfeld Follies of 1936 yields a cast album that is a classy, time-traveling treat.
Starry, Starry Morning
Stars come out for Morning, Brad Anderson steps up for Proof, Mary-Louise signs up for Man and Angels--plus a very special Summer of '42 memory.
Off-Off-Off-Broadway Cast Recordings
Though they may never reach New York, recent productions of Do I Hear a Waltz? and Guys and Dolls have been recorded.
Andrea Marcovicci: Whenever She's in Town, She's the Toast of It
Barbara & Scott Siegel are there as Andrea Marcovicci does Gertrude Lawrence at the Oak Room.
All Those Holiday Parties
Filichia chats with Joe Morton and other theater types at various holiday parties.
Going Down
On the rebound from 9/11, downtown theater is buzzing with the beautiful and the bizarre.