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Actor Alan Bates Dies in London
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 28, 2003
Sir Alan Bates Alan Bates, the highly respected British actor who won a Tony Award in 2002 for his portrayal of the pathetic Kuzovkin in Ivan Turgenev's Fortune's
Sagolla's Saga
By Peter Filichia · Dec 25, 2003
Unable to put down the new biography of Joan McCracken, Filichia chats with the author.
What to See Next Week
By Peter Filichia · Dec 23, 2003
What hit shows do Filichia's friends and relatives want to see during Christmas week?
Second-Hand Rose
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Dec 23, 2003
Barbara & Scott on Rose's Dilemma, The Regard Evening, and a clutch of cabaret Christmas shows.
The Scoop on Scalping
By David Finkle · Dec 23, 2003
David Finkle takes a hard look at one of the world's oldest professions.
Neuwirth and Rees to Sing Weill With Collegiate Chorale
By Seth Christenfeld · Dec 23, 2003
Bebe Neuwirth The Collegiate Chorale, led by music director Robert Bass, will present An Evening of Kurt Weill at Alice Tully Hall at 8pm on February 4, 2004. ...
Maureen McGovern, Sharon McNight, Steve Ross, and Phillip Officer Among Nightlife Award Winners
By Seth Christenfeld · Dec 22, 2003
Maureen McGovern The winners of the 2004 Nightlife Awards have just been announced. Originated and produced by TheaterMania's Scott Siegel, the awards are now in ...
Loesser is More
By Matthew Murray · Dec 22, 2003
Matthew Murray has a great time poring through The Complete Lyrics of Frank Loesser, new from Knopf.
I Hate it When They Say "I Hate it When They Sing!"
By Peter Filichia · Dec 21, 2003
Filichia argues that he's not a weirdo because he likes musical theater -- and neither are you!
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Dec 19, 2003
Barbara & Scott take in The Musical of Musicals at the York, Teddy Cares at the West Bank, and Barbara Brussell at Danny's.