IF THEATER IS YOUR RELIGION, each edition of Playbill is a sacred object. Playbill was first published in 1884. That theater season included Gilbert & Sullivan's "Princess Ida" and David Belasco's "May Blossom," his New York debut as a playwright.
The Old Ways
BROOKS ATKINSON OF THE New York Times in 1942. Like most of his peers, he wrote his theater reviews on opening night. And worked in highly unglamorous surroundings.
The Home Page
THE JANUARY 2018 PRESS NIGHTS home page, including posts on "Hamilton" in London, seven great supporting performances in New York, the "Hello, Dolly!" set and a few of our favorite lines from current productions. Remember 2018?
ANITA GATES AT HER Manhattan apartment in 2017. Her first theater review for The New York Times appeared in 1997. Her last (presumably) appeared in 2017..