Theater News

Dominique Morisseau, Lynn Nottage, and More Named 2015-16 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize Finalists
Ten female playwrights make this year's short list for the prestigious award.
Tony Sheldon, Conor Ryan, and More to Celebrate 70 Years of Tony Awards
Hartford Symphony Orchestra and Goodspeed Musicals will present the one-night concert event.
Abe Vigoda, Noted Character Actor of Stage and Screen, Dies at 94
Vigoda most notably appeared in Barney Miller and The Godfather.
Justified's Timothy Olyphant to Star in New Play From Kenneth Lonergan
The Emmy nominee will return to the stage in Hold On to Me Darling.
Rent 20th Anniversary Tour Announced
The production will be based on the original direction by Michael Greif.
Barrington Stage Company Announces New Artistic Associate/Director of New Play Development
The Berkshires-based theater will welcome a new member to its leadership team.
The Public Theater Joins UN Women's HeForShe Movement
The first-ever HeForShe Arts Week will take place this March.
Aladdin Announces North American Tour
The tour will kick off in Chicago at the Cadillac Palace Theatre.
Erich Bergen, Laura Michelle Kelly, and More Join Broadway Sings Billy Joel Cast
Previously announced performers include Betsy Wolfe and Corey Cott.