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Film at 11, Musical at 2
By Peter Filichia · Apr 28, 2005
How does the stage musical version of The Light in the Piazza compare to the 1962 film?
2005 Drama Desk Award Nominations Announced
By Matthew Murray · Apr 28, 2005
Robert Goulet and Lynn Redgrave announcingthe 2005 Drama Desk Award nominations(Photo © Michael Portantiere) The nominations for the 50th annual Drama Desk Award
Beast on the Moon
By Dan Bacalzo · Apr 27, 2005
Richard Kalinoski's uneven play deals with the aftermath of the Armenian genocide.
The Name Game
By Peter Filichia · Apr 27, 2005
You can't "afhilton" to miss Filichia's travelogue of renamed Broadway theaters.
A Streetcar Named Desire
By David Finkle · Apr 27, 2005
Edward Hall's production makes Tennessee Williams' astonishing play seem like a precursor to The Honeymooners.
Stage Beauty
By Michael Portantiere · Apr 26, 2005
In The Pillowman, Billy Crudup once again proves that he has much more to offer than a pretty face.
This Ain't Painting by Numbers
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Apr 26, 2005
Barbara and Scott on A Picasso, Slag Heap, Souls of Naples, Shoe Palace Murray, and the 2005 MAC Awards.
Privilege
By Dan Bacalzo · Apr 25, 2005
Paul Weitz's intriguing but uneven new play centers on two brothers whose father is accused of insider trading.
Encompass New Opera Theatre Will Pay Tribute to John Kander on May 15
By Adam Klasfeld · Apr 25, 2005
John Kander Encompass New Opera Theatre will pay tribute to composer John Kander, the longtime collaborator of the late lyricist Fred Ebb, with a one-night-only gala ...
Gene Frankel, Acting Coach and Director, Dies at 85
By Matthew Murray · Apr 25, 2005
Gene Frankel, a well known acting teacher and Off-Broadway director, died on Wednesday, April 20 in Manhattan of heart failure. He was 85. Frankel began his career as an actor, ...