Theater News

Oscar Brown Jr. Dies at 78
Oscar Brown Jr. Oscar Brown Jr., a veteran playwright, jazz singer, and songwriter, died in Chicago on Sunday, May 29 at the age of 78 of complications from a blood ...
Glass Menagerie Star Christian Slater Arrested on Sexual Abuse Charge
Christian Slater in The Glass Menagerie (Photo © Joan Marcus) Christian Slater, who plays Tom Wingfield in the current Broadway revival of Tennessee Will
Murder, He Wrote
Barbara & Scott double their pleasure at the York Theatre and enjoy Michael McKean and Annette O'Toole's show at Feinstein's.
TV, Film, and Broadway Star Eddie Albert Dies at 99
Eddie Albert Actor Eddie Albert, best known for his role of Oliver Wendell Douglas on the long-running TV sit-com Green Acres, died on Thursday night, May 26 ...
Is That Your Final Answer?
Depending on how many of Filichia's Yiddish-themed questions you got right, he'll either plotz and say "mazel tov" or call you a shlemiel.
John Simon Lands Jobs at Bloomberg.com, Weekly Standard
John Simon John Simon, the 80-year-old critic who was let go by New York magazine earlier this month after a 37-year career there, has found two new writing ...
Frances Sternhagen to be Honored by Women's Project
Frances Sternhagen Two-time Tony Award winner Frances Sternhagen will receive the Women of Achievement Award at The Women's Project's 20th Annual Women of Achievem
Thigpen/Lewis Foundation Names Actors to be Mentored
The Lynne Thigpen/Bobo Lewis Foundation, which was created to support, mentor, and educate the next generation of Broadway stars, has chosen 13 young actors with whom to begin its ...
Winther Wonderland
Barbara & Scott sing the praises of Songs From an Unmade Bed, protest Terrorism, and are charmed by She Stoops to Conquer.
The Best of the Best
What combination of songs from various shows would be included on The Ultimate Broadway Cast Album?