Theater News

Michael John Meets Tony?
By Christina D'Angelo · Jun 1, 2000
Nominated for multiple Tony Awards this year, Michael John LaChiusa is in the catbird seat.
Why Must Tony = Broadway?
By David Finkle · Jun 1, 2000
The controversy over including Off-Broadway in the Tony Awards heats up, as usual.
Kevin Chamberlin Goes Dirty Blonde
By Jim Caruso · Jun 1, 2000
Tony-nominated Kevin Chamberlin tells Jim Caruso about the role that was made for him.
And God Created Great Theater
By Kirk Wood Bromley · Jun 1, 2000
Kirk Wood Bromley finds the political theatrical, theatrical political, Moby Dick, and Rinde Eckert at the Foundry.
Redmoon Rising
By Jack Helbig · Jun 1, 2000
First, Blair Thomas, and now, Jim Lasko, turn a love of puppetry into puppetry in motion.
Marnie Baumer Mouths Off
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · May 31, 2000
MARNIE BAUMER displays blonde ambition at the Firebird Café; Barbara & Scott Siegel observe.
Drama Desk Panel on Revivals, Revisals, and Revusicals
By Michael Portantiere · May 31, 2000
A scene from Sam Mendes'production of Cabaret Are you one of the vocal minority who find Sam Mendes' Cabaret a travesty? Does the current Broadway ...
Sylvia Gets a Tony
By Lynda Sturner · May 31, 2000
Sylvia Herscher expects a 'great night' on June 4, when she receives her Special Tony Award. Lynda Sturner hears about her legendary theatrical matchmaking and dreams that pan out.
Henaghan, Again
By Lawrence Bommer · May 31, 2000
Sheila Henaghan, who scored a direct hit on Chicago with her production of Alfred Uhry's Driving Miss Daisy, is now working on another Uhry play and is back with her old producing partner, Michael Cullen.
Wings flies away . . . get set for the Scottish play . . . Elaine Stritch acts up in The Royal Family of Broadway
By Charles Nelson · May 30, 2000
LAUREN BACALL's weird encounter with a strange autograph hound, and other true stories.