Theater News

Chicago Kids Spotlight: December '06
The Snow Queen at Victory Gardens at the Biograph (December 1-January 7) is adapted from the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale of lost children, witches and the icy Kiss of Death. The show features the talents of Tony Award-winning writer/director Frank Galati, folkloric composer Michael Smith, designer/puppeteer Blair Thomas, and star Cheryl Lynn Bruce.
Boston Metro Kids Spotlight: December '06
Out beyond the city proper, the North Shore Music Theatre in Beverly embarks on its lavish eighteenth annual A Christmas Carol (December 1-24), and Watertown's New Repertory Theatre contends with its own A Christmas Carol (December 10-24).
Drama Desk to Host Conversation with Sir Tom Stoppard
Tom Stoppard (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) The Drama Desk will host a conversation with Tony Award-winning playwright Sir Tom Stoppard on Monday, January 8 at Tony'
Guare, Hirsch, Lasser, Seldes, et al. Added to Food for Thought Lineup
Judd Hirsch(© CBS) John Guare, Judd Hirsch, Louise Lasser, Rhonda Ross, Marian Seldes, and Kevin Stapleton are among the artists who have been added to the lineu
Christmas With Rufus
Rufus Wainwright looks forward to gathering with family and friends for a special holiday concert at Carnegie Hall.
Shirley Jones to Receive Pittsburgh CLO's Richard Rodgers Award
Shirley Jones (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Oscar winner Shirley Jones will receive the Pittsburgh CLO's annual Richard Rodgers Award for Excellence in Musical Thea
Israel Horovitz to Discuss Lebensraum at Makor
Israel Horovitz Playwright Israel Horovitz will participate in a special reading and discussion of his play Lebensraum at 1pm on Sunday, December 10 at Makor (...
Mary Testa to Spell Jackie Hoffman in MTC's Regrets Only
Mary Testa (© Joseph Marzullo/Retna) Mary Testa will take over the role of Myra Kessleman, "the only white Jewish maid in America" in the Manhattan Theatre Clu
Carrying the Torch
Brooklyn's Gallery Players celebrate their 40th anniversary with a revival of former member Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song Trilogy.
Findlay, Ross, White, Wilson, et al. Set for NYPL's Carolyn Leigh Tribute
Julie Wilson (© Michael Portantiere) Diane J. Findlay, Steve Ross, Jane White, and Julie Wilson will be among the performers at Hey, Look Me Over: The Lyric