Theater News

Curtain Up!
With the latest Gypsy revival about to open on Broadway, everything's coming up Bernadette!
Paul Zindel, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright, Dies at 66
Paul Zindel Paul Zindel, who won the Pulitzer Prize and the Obie Award for his play The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds, died of cancer on ...
A Last-Minute Reprieve: Urban Cowboy to Continue Performances
Matt Cavenaugh and Jenn Colella in Urban Cowboy(Photo: © Paul Kolnik) In a bit of Broadway drama that may well be unprecedented, i
Urban Cowboy, Underfinanced and Unloved, to Close After Four Performances
Matt Cavenaugh (foreground) in Urban Cowboy(Photo: © Paul Kolnik) The new Broadway musical Urban Cowboy will close at the Broadhurst Theatre follow
I Got the Show Right Here
Charles Wright reviews Cy Feuer's new memoir, which is full of anecdotes about such hits as Guys and Dolls and Can-Can.
The Miracle Worker Cancels Broadway Engagement
Hilary Swank Lead producer Barry Weissler has just announced that the revival of William Gibson's The Miracle Worker will suspend performances after it ...
Avenue Q Extends at the Vineyard Through April 27
Princeton, John Tartaglia, Ann Harada, Nicky,Jen Barnhart, and Rick Lyon in Avenue Q(Photo © Carol Rosegg) It has been announced t
Drama League Awards to be Presented on May 9
Harvey Fierstein(Photo: © Joseph Marzullo) The first awards of the season, the Drama League Awards, will be presented during a luncheon on Friday, May 9 at the G
Philip Bosco, Harriet Harris, and David Hyde Pierce to Perform With NY Philharmonic
Philip Bosco Actors Philip Bosco, Harriet Harris, and David Hyde Pierce will be making their New York Philharmonic debuts in upcoming concert performances of ...
The State of the Art
With the closing of Judy's Chelsea, the Siegels issue a health report on cabaret life in New York City and offer some suggestions.