Theater News

Day, Laurence, Wood to Star in The Rainmaker at Arena Stage
Johanna Day Johanna Day, Michael Laurence, and Frank Wood head the cast of the Arena Stage production of N. Richard Nash's drama The Rainmaker, set to run ...
Cherry Pickers
Sean Mathias and Martin Sherman on the Mark Taper Forum's new production of The Cherry Orchard, starring Annette Bening and Alfred Molina.
Block, Cuccioli, Mays, Oscar, Redgrave, et al. Receive Helen Hayes Award Nominations
Brad Oscar and company in Damn Yankees (Photo © Scott Suchman) Stephanie J. Block, Robert Cuccioli, Jefferson Mays, and Vanessa Redgrave are among the no
A Touch of The Poet
Looking forward to the Encores! production of Kismet, Filichia muses on this "musical Arabian night."
Ashmanskas, Dokuchitz, Green, Kitt, Testa to Perform at Tower
Amanda Green and Tom Kitt (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Broadway stars Brooks Ashmanskas, Jonathan Dokuchitz, and Mary Testa will join singer/songwriter Amanda
Loose Lips
Amanda Peet parks herself on Broadway. Plus: Mariette Hartley goes solo and Sebastian LaCause bares his soul.
Ally Sheedy and Frederick Weller to Headline LOVE Benefit
Frederick Weller (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Ally Sheedy and Frederick Weller are among the actors set to participate in LOVE, an evening of short play
Cass Morgan Takes Medical Leave from Ring of Fire; Melanie Vaughan Steps In
Cass Morgan Cass Morgan has taken a temporary leave from the Broadway production Ring of Fire to recuperate from surgery. Producers expect the Tony Award-...
Durang, Lucas, Neal, Weaver, et al. Will Judge Battle of the Bards
Sigourney Weaver (Photo © Michael Portantiere) Seven New York theater companies will participate in The Second Annual Battle of the Bards competition, to
Ferland, Kudisch, Luker, Von Essen, et al. Set for Shaw Project's Fanny's First Play
Marc Kudisch (Photo © Joseph Marzullo) Danielle Ferland, Jonathan Freeman, Cynthia Harris, George S. Irving, Marc Kudisch, Rebecca Luker, and Max von Essen will