Theater News

Loose Lips
Joe Mantegna stars in Trumbo in L.A. Plus: Kathleen Turner does Tennessee Williams!
A Fine Romance
Carol Channing emcees a celebration of Darcie Denkert's new coffee table book about "the musical love affair between Broadway and Hollywood."
Three Sisters Kicks Off Cocteau Rep Reading Series
Craig Lucas (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Marin Ireland, Tom Nelis, and Samantha Soule will head the cast of the Jean Cocteau Repertory's staged reading of Craig Lu
Campbell, Foa, Kimball, Noll, et al. to Sing The Bill Russell Songbook
Bill Russell David Burnham, Alan Campbell, Nick Cearley, Barrett Foa, Marcy Harriell, Alicia Irving, Lauren Kennedy, Chad Kimball, Phillip Officer, Christiane Noll, ...
Conventional Wisdom
The Cabaret Convention pays tribute to Barbara Carroll. Also: Sock Puppet Showgirls has its moments.
False Notes
You really can't judge a musical by the notes for its cast album.
Susan Watson Will Star in No, No, Nanette in California
Susan Watson Tony Award nominee Susan Watson will appear in a special concert staging of No, No, Nanette on November 14 and 21 in Glendale and Long Beach ...
Arthur, Chalfant, Lithgow, Nixon, Seldes, et al. to Appear at Symphony Space
Bea Arthur (Photo © Joan Marcus) A special benefit performance of Bea Arthur: Back on Broadway and a 12-hour reading marathon featuring a host of Broadwa
Purple People
Broadway veterans and newcomers collaborate in bringing to life a musical based on Alice Walker's novel The Color Purple.
Burton, Edelman, O'Malley, Mann, and Tunie Headline All About Eve Benefit
Kate Burton (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Kate Burton, Gregg Edelman, Kerry O'Malley, Terrence Mann, and Tamara Tunie will star in a reading of the 1951 radio play