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Sounds of the '60s
By Michael Portantiere · Sep 24, 2003
Michael Portantiere reviews new CD issues of the soundtrack albums of Bye Bye Birdie and Sweet Charity.
Chekhov's Rifle
By David Finkle · Sep 23, 2003
Craig Bachmann and Austin Pendletonin Chekhov's Rifle(Photo © Nick Andrews) The veteran character actor Austin Pendleton played Uncle Vanya in one of his
Sunday in the Houseman With Shows
By Peter Filichia · Sep 23, 2003
Filichia gets to see three different shows at one theater when he spends the day at the John Houseman.
Sweet Charity
Theater people give their all to make smashing successes of The Actors' Fund's Chess concert and BC/EFA's Flea Market and Grand Auction.
All-Star LAByrinth Theater Company Benefit Slated
By Matthew Murray · Sep 23, 2003
Madonna The LAByrinth Theater Company's first benefit will be held at 6:30pm on Monday, September 29 at the Daryl Roth Theater. The centerpiece of the event will be ...
O'Neill Playwrights Conference to Hold Forum in NYC
By Matthew Murray · Sep 22, 2003
James Houghton, artistic director of the O'Neill Playwrights Conference, will hold an open forum for playwrights in New York City at New Dramatists (424 West 44th Street, between ...
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Sep 22, 2003
Dana Reeve, Roberta Maxwell,and Matte Osian in Portraits(Photo © Joan Marcus) Tragedy can beget art, and the painter in Jonathan Bell's new play Portra...
New York Nightlife Gets Livelier
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Sep 22, 2003
The Siegels catch Mark Nadler and KT Sullivan's Irving Berlin revue at New York's newest cabaret venue, Mama Rose.
The Harlequin Studies
By David Finkle · Sep 22, 2003
Doug Skinner and Bill Irwin in The Harlequin Studies(Photo © Carol Rosegg) One of the more laughable, as opposed to risible, image
Suddenly Seymour
By Michael Buckley · Sep 22, 2003
Hunter Foster plays the musical theater's ultimate nebbish in Little Shop of Horrors.