"To be perfectly arrogant about it, I don’t think you can do a TV show about the Broadway world without including a powerful and notorious Broadway gossip columnist."
He's in town this week to read for the lead role in a new play on Martin Luther King Jr.
'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' is coming to Broadway this fall.
Nathan Lane: "Michael Riedel — or as I like to call him, Rosemary’s Baby."
He may be its only hope!
Michael Riedel says Patinkin is campaigning for a role in the upcoming revival of 'La Cage aux Folles.' We hope he gets it, since he's nuts.
Michael Riedel says that poor 91-year-old director Arthur Laurents was forced last week to yell at his actors about skipping performances.
Last week, the show was put on "hiatus." Now they're releasing actors from contracts.
The 'Post' theater columnist will have his revenge.
Wouldn't Nathan Lane be perfect for this?
Important awards like Revival of a Play will be cut in favor of a performance by Elle Woods.
Michael Riedel says Lane will play Estragon to Bill Irwin's Vladimir.
It's now 'the most expensive production in theater history.'
Riedel, happily for the rest of us, is one of the few entertainment writers who just puts into print the stuff everyone is talking about.
Michael Riedel made the cut. Did you?
Talks are reportedly under way to bring Arthur Laurents's revival of Gypsy, starring Patti LuPone, to the St. James this spring.
It's been a few days since Mandy Patinkin suddenly quit his role on the CBS hit Criminal Minds citing "creative differences," and we still have no idea what those differences were.