Theater News

Upcoming Broadway Production of Billy Elliot To Hold Open Auditions
The upcoming Broadway musical Billy Elliot, scheduled to open in Fall 2008 at a theater to be announced, will be holding open auditions this month in New ...
Jayne Houdyshell to Join Broadway's Wicked; Carol Kane to Join L.A. Production
Jayne Houdyshell (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Jayne Houdyshell will take over the role of Madame Morrible in the Broadway production of Wicked on November 1
Loose Lips
Siân Phillips has no regrets about working with Paul Rudnick, and Kathleen Chalfant tries to live up to expectations. Plus: Where to find Barbara, Capathia, Diane, Laila, and Michael.
Christopher Fitzgerald and Jeremy Shamos to Star Off-Broadway in Gutenberg! The Musical!
Jeremy Shamos and Christopher Fitzgerald in Gutenberg! The Musical! Christopher Fitzgerald and Jeremy Shamos will star in an Off-Broadway production of G
New Maysles Film to Document Making of Grey Gardens Musical
Mary Louise WIlson and Christine Ebersolein Grey Gardens (© Joan Marcus) A new documentary that will focus in part on the creation of the Broadway musica
Ebersole, Errico, Huffman, et al. Set for Winter Season at Birdland
Melissa Errico Jim Caruso and have announced "The Winter Season of Broadway at Birdland" (315 West 44th Street), which will feature an array of top ...
Jackson, Murtaugh, Najimy, Parker Join Cast of Laramie Project Benefit
Kathy Najimy Joshua Jackson, James Murtaugh, Kathy Najimy, and Mary-Louise Parker will join previously announced stars Chad Allen, Stockard Channing, Robert ...
Kathleen Early, David Furr Complete Cast of Virginia Woolf Tour
Bill Irwin and Kathleen Turnerin Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?(© Carol Rosegg) Kathleen Early and David Furr will join stars Kat
Gardens Variety
Rosie O'Donnell, Denis Leary, Dana Delany, Lee Radziwill, et al. toast Christine Ebersole, Mary Louise Wilson, and the cast of Grey Gardens. Plus: Kristin, Melba, Julie, and Joan smile for the cameras.
Neil Patrick Harris to Host L.A. Ovation Awards
Neil Patrick Harris (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Neil Patrick Harris will host the L.A. Stage Alliance's Ovation Awards, which will be presented at 7:30pm on Novem