She'd be Pink Panther. If Courtney Love married the Hertz Rent-a-car guy, she'd be Courtney Love Hertz. If Sandra Oh married Karen O, she'd be Sandra Oh-O.
And you're gonna take it! Because it's gonna be good! The singer--best known as the big-haired, large-lunged Twisted Sister frontman--met with me yesterday at 54 Below, where he'll be doing an act of Broadway numbers and holiday standards. (True story.) He even explained to me why that's not so s ... More >>
The playwright heads backstage with Bellini
Things were quite airy last night thanks to director Keith Merrill's staged reading of Star Quality, using the original script of Noel Coward's very last play, at Lincoln Center's Bruno Walter Auditorium. My dazzling schedule permitted me to see the first half, which was wispy and rather talky--not ... More >>
Tony Speciale helms an antic production at Classic Stage Company
Swing-dancing, Fringe-watching, Montauk-visiting—almost relaxing
In case you live for the nominations like I do (and by the way, they'll be announced tomorrow morning), here are my guesses. Disclaimer: I'm at a disadvantage. I actually saw the shows!
The Addams Family: ghoulish turns into goulash. Get it?At least other nightlife isn't such torture.
Last week, I went to a "Leading Ladies" panel, taped for American Theatre Wing's Working in the Theatre show, and got some interesting tidbits from the talking Tony winners.
Plus sizing up other leading ladies, nightlife crime, and Tony hopefuls.
Only real dancers allowed
A Q&A before he brings Bush to Broadway.
Plus, singer-dancer Chita Rivera, drag queen Linda Simpson, and "Boys Gone Wild" at Mr. Black
Even When Theater's Bad, It Has Ways of Making Good
World Enough and Time
Something Was Missing in the Theater This YearDid Anybody Notice?
A rundown of the season's movies handpicked for their potential wondrousness or probable woefulness.
Two Sisters Sow Their Oates