Theater News

Housing Works Used Book Café Will Host Christopher Shinn/Jo Bonney Discussion
Christopher Shinn Playwright Christopher Shinn and director Jo Bonney will appear at the Housing Works Used Book Café on Tuesday, January 25 at 7pm for a discu
Stage, TV, and Film Star Jerry Orbach Dies at 69
Jerry Orbach(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Jerry Orbach, the stage and screen actor best known to the public for his role of Detective Lennie Briscoe on the long-
Put on a Happy Replacement
The semi-new CD of Wonderful Town spurs thoughts of how other cast albums might have been retrofitted.
Rising Stars
Jennifer Simard sparks Forbidden Broadway and Eric Millegan gets his big break in Harold & Maude: The Musical.
League of American Theatres and Producers Releases Statistics for Calendar Year 2004
The League of American Theatres and Producers, Inc. has reported a gross of $748.9 million in New York for the 2004 calendar year, representing a 3.2% rise from the 2003 total of $...
Cy Coleman Tribute to Be Held at Majestic Theatre on January 10
Cy Coleman A tribute to the great Broadway composer Cy Coleman, who died suddenly of a heart attack on November 18 at age 75, will be held at Broadway's Majestic ...
Way Down Yonder
In New Orleans and Biloxi, Filichia enjoys productions of Boston Marriage and Beauty and the Beast.
A Phantom of its Former Self
Low marks for the movie version of The Phantom of the Opera but high marks for featured actors in four plays recently seen.
Catching Up
As he cleans house for the holidays, Filichia offers us a column full of tasty tidbits.
MITF Accepting Submissions Now Through February 21
The Midtown International Theatre Festival has announced the deadline for script submission to its sixth annual festival. The festival organizers will accept "just about any ...