Friday, January 27, 2023

Interview: Love, Loss, Rent, and Fatherhood: Anthony Rapp's Solo Show Gets Personal

Original Rent cast member Rapp talks about his musical memoire at New World Stages.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:48AM
Thursday, January 26, 2023

Review: In The Smuggler, an Irish American Tells a Dramatic Barroom Story in Verse

Ronán Noone's rhyme-laden solo show makes its New York premiere at Irish Repertory Theatre.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:48PM

Revised Version of Vanities—The Musical to Open Off-Broadway

The York Theatre Company will bring back Jack Heifner and David Kirshenbaum's beloved musical comedy.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:24PM

Spend a May Weekend in New York City With TheaterMania

The next TheaterMania weekend will take place in the thick of awards season.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:12PM

Early Career Designers Can Now Apply for a $15,000 Grant From the 1/52 Project

Now in its second year, the project funnels earnings from working Broadway designers to those just starting out.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:12PM

Review: A Soldier's Play Touring Production Marches Out of Step With Its Superior Broadway Run

Charles Fuller's Pulitzer Prize-winning play makes a stop at Philadelphia's Forrest Theatre.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:36AM

Caissie Levy to Star in London Premiere of Next to Normal This Summer

Levy will play Diana in the Tom Kitt/Brian Yorkey musical at the Donmar Warehouse.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 06:48AM
Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Review: Anthony Rapp Owns, Not Rents, the Stage in Solo Musical Without You

Rapp explores the deaths of two seminal figures in his life in this new off-Broadway show.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 07:24PM

Company North American Tour Announces Initial Stops

Marianne Elliott's Tony-winning revival production will hit the road in October.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:54PM

David Greenspan Will Star in Joey Merlo's On Set With Theda Bara

The Gothic coming-of-age story will be presented as part of the Exponential Festival at the Brick.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:18PM

Audible Announces Multi-Project Development Deal With Daniel Dae Kim

An audio adaptation of David Henry Hwang's Yellow Face will kick off the collaboration.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:42AM

The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart Returns to the McKittrick Hotel

The mysterious Scottish verse drama played an earlier run in 2016.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:42AM
Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Review: Modern Swimwear Reveals the Trust Fund Boyfriend From Hell

Two New Yorkers check in to a hotel in Caitlin Saylor Stephens's latest drama.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:06PM

James Monroe Iglehart to Play Louis Armstrong in Broadway-Bound Musical A Wonderful World

The musical will play in New Orleans and Chicago this fall ahead of a Broadway run.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:24AM

First New York Revival of Lynn Nottage's Crumbs From the Table of Joy Announces Casting

Keen Company brings Nottage's debut play back to the stage.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:42AM

Interview: Mary Beth Peil Takes a Trip to Cornelia Street

The veteran actor discusses the new Simon Stephens/Mark Eitzel musical at the Atlantic.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 02:24AM

Actor, Director, and Ridiculous Theatrical Torchbearer Everett Quinton Dies at 71

Quinton was the partner of off-off-Broadway icon Charles Ludlam, and kept his legacy alive for decades following Ludlam's 1987 death.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 02:24AM
Monday, January 23, 2023

Review: In Small Talk, Colin Quinn Finds Humor in the Lost Art of Low-Stakes Banter

The stand-up comedian and SNL alum returns to off-Broadway's Lucille Lortel Theatre.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 07:48PM

Review: Protec/Attac and the Deadly Consequences of Theater Etiquette

Peter Mills Weiss and Julia Mounsey return to make us question our obligations in the theater.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:12PM

Anastasia Choreographer Peggy Hickey Dies at 61

She also choreographed the Tony-winning musical A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:36PM

Dakin Matthews, Taylor Trensch, and More Join Camelot on Broadway

The classic Lerner and Loewe musical, featuring a new book by Aaron Sorkin, announces more casting.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:42AM

Jessica Hecht to Lead World Premiere of Sarah Ruhl's Letters from Max

Ruhl brings her personal correspondence with a late student to the stage in a poetic new play.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:06AM

Axis Theatre Company to Present Return Engagement of Washington Square

The new adaptation of the Henry James novel will play March 1 - April 1.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:06AM

Adrienne Warren to Star in Broadway Premiere of Emma Donoghue's Room

Warren will play Ma in Donoghue's stage adaptation of her acclaimed novel.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 08:32AM

Andrew Leynse, Artistic Director of Primary Stages, Has Died

Leynse led the theater company for more than two decades.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:03AM
Friday, January 20, 2023

Kelli O'Hara and Brian d'Arcy James to Star in Days of Wine and Roses Musical

The new show is written by Light in the Piazza collaborates Adam Guettel and Craig Lucas.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:48AM

Review: The Appointment, Like the Fetuses It Features, Isn't Fully Developed

WP Theater stages the musical from Philadelphia's Lightning Rod Special.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 07:42AM
Thursday, January 19, 2023

Michael Urie to Direct World-Premiere Comedy Silver Foxes in Dallas

The new play is a Golden Girls for gay seniors.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:36PM

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