Theater News

Loose Lips
Brad Oscar to the Max! Plus: Paul Newman returns to the stage in Westport and Kiki & Herb are set to play Carnegie Hall.
Highlights of New Equity/League Contract Released
Actors' Equity Association (AEA) and the League of American Theatres and Producers today released an outline of their tentative new four-year Production Contract. The Equity Council ...
Encores! Cast Album of The New Moon Is Recorded
Christiane Noll, Burke Moses, and Rodney Gilfryrecording The New Moon(Photo © Michael Portantiere) More than a year after the fact
A Different Cole Porter Top 40
We all know Cole Porter's standards but what are some of his lesser-known songs like?
Boston Opera House Reopens This Week After $38 Million Restoration
(Photo © Whitney Cox) Boston's Opera House will reopen its doors on July 16 following a $38 million restoration. Disney's The Lion King, which begins pre
La, La, Lucille
Charles Wright reviews Alexis Greene's Lucille Lortel: The Queen of Off Broadway, a new biography from Limelight Editions.
York Theatre Company to Present Thrill Me in Concert
On Sunday, August 1 at 7:30pm, the York Theatre Company will present a benefit concert performance of Stephen Dolginoff's Thrill Me: The Leopold & Loeb Story,
In the Toilet
Barbara & Scott on Wrestling Porcelain and cabaret shows featuring Mark Nadler, Steven Ray Watkins, Alexandra de Suze, and Hector Coris.
Much Ado About David
A chat with David Esbjornson, director of The Public Theater production of Much Ado About Nothing in Central Park.
Strike Apparently Averted as League and Equity Reach Tentative Agreement; Ratification Pending
According to a joint statement issued late this afternoon, "Actors' Equity Association and the League of American Theatres and Producers...have reached a tentative agreement on a ...