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Creating the Culture
By Mike Salinas · Jan 2, 2003
Dana Gioia, poised to be the new chairman of the NEA, discusses his work in theater and opera.
Jazzed Up
By Peter Filichia · Jan 1, 2003
Filichia loves the Chicago movie but he has a little bit of good criticism for director Rob Marshall.
Short Takes
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Dec 31, 2002
To mark the end of 2002, the Siegels offer brief catch-up reports on shows starring Judy Kreston and David Lahm, Frank Fontana, Natalie Gamsu, and other cabaret stalwarts.
Lillias White Will Not Return to Crowns
By Michael Portantiere · Dec 30, 2002
Lillias White(Photo: Michael Portantiere) On December 23, TheaterMania reported that Lillias White, one of the stars of the Off-Broadway show Crowns at the Second
Too Many Vacancies: Hollywood Arms Closes This Weekend
By Matthew Murray · Dec 30, 2002
Michele Pawk, Sara Niemietz, and Linda Lavinin Hollywood Arms(Photo: Joan Marcus) , the play co-authored by Carol Burnett and Carrie ...
Tommy Tune to Hang Up His White Tie and Tails at the Little Shubert on January 5; National Tour to Follow
By Matthew Murray · Dec 30, 2002
Tommy Tune(Photo © Howard Schatz) , featuring the acclaimed performer, director, and choreographer dancing and singing a host of standards with the support of th
Hank Williams: Lost Highway
By David Finkle · Dec 30, 2002
Jason Petty and cast in Hank Williams: Lost Highway(Photo: Aaron Epstein) Depending on how much Hank Williams addicts crave a fix of the po' boy's music, they'...
There's a Foard in Your Future: Merwin Foard to Replace Shuler Hensley in Broadway's Oklahoma!
By Matthew Murray · Dec 30, 2002
Merwin Foard It has been announced that Merwin Foard will replace Shuler Hensley as Jud Fry in the Cameron Mackintosh-Trevor Nunn-Susan Stroman production of Rodgers ...
2002: A Theater Odyssey
By Mania Editorial Staff · Dec 30, 2002
TheaterMania's editorial staff looks back at a year that was full of surprises.
Jule Styne's Third-Best Score
By Peter Filichia · Dec 29, 2002
Filichia gets ready to ring in the New Year to the tunes of a little-known -- and unlikely -- Jule Styne musical.