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Run Away!
By Matthew Murray · May 2, 2005
Matthew Murray says "Ni!" to Decca Broadway's newly released cast album of Monty Python's Spamalot.
Show Business
By David Finkle · May 2, 2005
David Finkle reviews Dori Berinstein's documentary on the 2003-2004 Broadway season.
Fiona Shaw to Play Hans Christian Andersen
By Brian Scott Lipton · May 2, 2005
Fiona Shaw Actress Fiona Shaw will play Danish-born children's author Hans Christian Andersen in the world premiere of the musical My Life as a Fairytale, ...
Theater Journalist and Biographer Mel Gussow Dies at 71
By Charles Wright · May 2, 2005
Mel Gussow Mel Gussow, a longtime theater journalist who six years ago emerged from the shadows of his more flamboyant colleagues on the New York Times drama ...
Bang Bang, You're Dead
By Peter Filichia · May 1, 2005
Raúl Esparza looks pretty happy in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, but Filichia has very different feelings about the show.
Glengarry Glen Ross
By David Finkle · May 1, 2005
David Mamet's 22-year-old drama is up to the minute as it sticks figurative needles into American corporate practices.
Mother, May I?
By Adam Klasfeld · Apr 30, 2005
Honor your mother this year by taking it easy on her finances: The Two-Fer Two Weeks festival offers half-price tickets to music, dance, and theater events, as well as other cultural gatherings. Also: A Stephen Schwartz musical for kids, a musical celebration for the Year of the Rooster, and a waterfront circus for Memorial Day weekend.
15th Annual Kleban Award Winners Announced
By Matthew Murray · Apr 29, 2005
Edward L. Kleban The Kleban Foundation has announced the winners of the 15th annual Kleban Awards, presented to the most promising lyricists and librettists working ...
Streetcar Derails
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Apr 29, 2005
Barbara & Scott witness a Streetcar crash, extol the performance of Lena Georgas in Beast on the Moon, and catch Donna McKechnie's new act at Au Bar.