Cy Coleman, composer of the musicals "City of Angels" and "Sweet Charity," died of heart failure Friday. He was 75. Coleman attended the Broadway premiere of Michael Frayn's play "Democracy" on…
The new musical "Altar Boyz" opens Off Broadway Feb. 27 at Dodger Stages, with previews starting Feb. 15.
Tommy Chong, recently released from jail for selling pipes that could be used for smoking dope, makes his Off Broadway debut in the long-running "The Marijuana-logues."
Michael Frayn's "Democracy" is not without similarities to "Copenhagen," its immediate predecessor in the playwright's oeuvre. The fundamental difference is that while "Copenhagen" made distinct…
Jane Krakowski, Lisa Loeb and Megan Mullally have joined the lineup of Lincoln Center's 2005 American Songbook season. All three will perform in the Allen Room of Frederick P. Rose Hall at the Time…
The Goodspeed Opera House has set tuner "Abyssinia" to complete its 2005 season with a Sept. 30-Dec. 4, 2005, run.
David E. Tolbert is the acknowledged kingpin of the legit genre known as "urban inspiration," having scripted, produced and helmed one a year for more than a decade. His current tuner, "Love on…
The musical version of "The Mambo Kings" will open on Broadway Aug. 18 at a Shubert theater after a four-week engagement at San Francisco's Golden Gate Theater.
The theater trophy season began this week with the Nov. 17 short list for the awards handed out by the Evening Standard newspaper. The annual kudos will be presented in a lunchtime ceremony Dec. 13…
Populated by a hyperkinetic young cast with a raft of Broadway credits, this smart, droll new tuner by husband-and-wife team Laurence O'Keefe ("Bat Boy") and Nell Benjamin ("Sarah, Plain and Tall")…