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Singer Lou Rawls Dies at 72
Lou Rawls Grammy Award-winning singer Lou Rawls died in Los Angeles on January 6 from lung and brain cancer. He was 72 years old. Rawls was best known for such pop ...
Cumming and Hoffman to Appear at Underminer Event at Joe's Pub; Musical Reading with Foster and Borle Is Cancelled
Alan Cumming (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Tony Award winner Alan Cumming and former Hairspray star Jackie Hoffman will help performance artist Mike Albo cel
Thom Sesma Replaces Paul Kandel in Old Globe's The Times They Are A-Changin'
Thom Sesma Thom Sesma has replaced Paul Kandel in the Old Globe Theater's upcoming production of The Times They Are A-Changin', which will feature the songs ...
Brían F. O'Byrne to Star with Oliver Platt in Shining City
Brían F. O'Byrne (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Tony Award winner Brían F. O'Byrne will co-star with the previously announced Oliver Platt in Conor Mc
Running for the Record
How long will the Broadway productions of Rent, Chicago, The Producers, and Phantom run in competition with their film versions?
From Fugard
Will a new movie based on an Athol Fugard novel win the Golden Globe? Plus: Notes on Apparition and Abigail's Party.
Gambatese, Molina, Monheit, Morrison, et al. Set for Jammin' for Godot
Matthew Morrison Broadway star Matthew Morrison and jazz singer Jane Monheit will host Jammin' for Godot, a benefit evening of jazz, to be held at the ...
Morton, Seldes, Sternhagen, Thomas Set for February Edition of Selected Shorts
Frances Sternhagen (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Joe Morton, Marian Seldes, Frances Sternhagen, and Richard Thomas are among those set to participate in the Februar
Spelling Bee Schedules Three "Adults-Only" Performances
Jose Llana, Deborah S. Craig, Jesse Tyler-Ferguson,Celia Keenan-Bolger, Dan Fogler, and Sarah Saltzbergin The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee...
Full Cast, Creative Team Set for L.A. Cherry Orchard With Bening and Molina
Annette Bening in rehearsal for The Cherry Orchard (Photo © Craig Schwartz) Lothaire Bluteau, Peter Cambor, Jennifer Dundas, Frances Fisher, Jason Butler