Theater News

Glee's Jane Lynch to Announce the Jeff Awards Equity Nominations
By Bethany Rickwald · Aug 12, 2014

Nominees will be announced on August 21.

Cynthia Nixon, Salman Rushdie, and More Set for The Public Forum Series This Fall
By Bethany Rickwald · Aug 12, 2014

The Public Theater's ongoing series connects dramatic literature to society with readings, discussions, and more.

John Dossett to Join Broadway's Pippin
By Bethany Rickwald · Aug 12, 2014

Dossett will replace original Pippin John Rubinstein in the role.

Larry Yando to Star in Chicago Shakespeare Theater's King Lear
By Bethany Rickwald · Aug 12, 2014

CST founder and artistic director Barbara Gaines will helm the production.

The Theater Community Remembers Robin Williams on Twitter
By Editorial Staff · Aug 12, 2014

Billy Crystal, Martha Plimpton, James Monroe Iglehart, and more Broadway and off-Broadway veterans mourn the loss of a colleague.

Emma Stone Might Play Sally Bowles in Broadway's Cabaret After All
By David Gordon · Aug 11, 2014

Stone was famously non-announced to star in the Roundabout Theatre Company revival.

Work by Lee Blessing, Andrew Lippa, and More Set for Keen Company's 15th Season
By Bethany Rickwald · Aug 11, 2014

Kathleen Chalfant and Paul Niebanck have been cast in Blessing's A Walk in the Woods.

Sheldon Best, Lizan Mitchell, and More Cast in LCT3's brownsville song (b-side for tray)
By Bethany Rickwald · Aug 11, 2014

Sun Mee Chomet, Chris Myers, and Taliyah Whitaker complete the cast of the New York premiere by Kimber Lee.

Wicked Star Justin Guarini and Mary Testa to Cohost Imagine: A Concert of Hope
By Hayley Levitt · Aug 11, 2014

Broadway performers will help raise money to benefit cancer research.

Judy Kaye to Join Keke Palmer and Sherri Shepherd in Cinderella on Broadway
By Bethany Rickwald · Aug 11, 2014

The two-time Tony winner will take on the role of the Fairy Godmother.