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Counsellor-at-Law's John Rubinstein To Be Interviewed by David Finkle at Ars Nova
By Mania Editorial Staff · Feb 24, 2005
John Rubinstein, who has garnered praise for his leading performance in the current revival of Elmer Rice's Counsellor-at-Law at the ...
O Canada! O Tallulah!
By Charles Wright · Feb 24, 2005
Charles Wright reviews new biographies of actors Canada Lee and Tallulah Bankhead, who had several things in common.
Broadway Bears VIII Raises More Than $116,000 for BC/EFA
By Matthew Murray · Feb 23, 2005
The Broadway Bear representingThe Ziegfeld Follies of 1919(Photo © Michael Portantiere) Broadway Bears VIII, the latest edition of the annual Broad
Off-Broadway Hit Hurlyburly Will Move to New 37 Arts Complex in April
By Matthew Murray · Feb 23, 2005
Catherine Kellner and Ethan Hawke in Hurlyburly(Photo © Carol Rosegg) The New Group's hit Off-Broadway production of David Rabe's Hurlyburly will m
Actor Heath Lamberts Dies at 63
By Matthew Murray · Feb 23, 2005
Heath Lamberts Heath Lamberts, a veteran actor who originated the role of the talking clock Cogsworth in the Broadway production of Beauty and the Beast, died ...
Chita Sings!
Liza Minnelli, John Kander, and other celebs turn out as Chita Rivera opens her club act at Feinstein's.
Peter Foy, Maestro of Stage Flight, Dies at 79
By Matthew Murray · Feb 23, 2005
Peter Foy Peter Foy, founder of the Flying By Foy company that has sent actors and actresses sailing above stages for decades, died on February 17 in Las Vegas, ...
Shockheaded Peter
By Brooke Pierce · Feb 23, 2005
Anthony Cairns and Tamzin Griffin inShockheaded Peter(Photo © Joan Marcus) If you think the Grimm fairy tales are creepy, you should see what old Dr. Hein
Moving Forward
By Peter Filichia · Feb 22, 2005
Do songs always have to advance a show's plot? One Peter (Stone) thought so; what does another (Filichia) think?
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Feb 22, 2005
Barbara & Scott report on The Flid Show, Lea DeLaria in Happy Days, and Frank Fontana at Danny's Skylight Room.