Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013

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Below is BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar updated on 1/26/2013. For the complete calendar of upcoming events, concerts, openings, closings and more, visit BroadwayWorld.com's Event Calendar.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013AMANDINE Ends World Premiere at Cherry Lane Theatre - 1/26/2013

Amandine, ten years in the making, is a collaboration between three of New York City's most distinctive theater artists: Winter Miller, 13P founding member who penned In Darfur (The Public Theater), among other acclaimed plays; Lance Horne, Emmy Award-winning composer and pianist known for his own work and collaborations with Alan Cumming, Amanda Palmer, Meow Meow, Sandra Bernhard and Justin VivIan Bond; and Drama Desk Award- winning director Josh Hecht (Christine Jorgensen Reveals), who specializes in new plays. Amandine is a singular love story, inspired by the incredible memoirs of Herculine Barbin, a 19th century hermaphrodite who was raised a girl and died a man. The ensemble cast includes Broadway veterans Lea DeLaria, Nathan Lee Graham and Alexandra Silber, in a world premiere at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce Street) main stage January 8-26, 2013.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013MIDSUMMER [A PLAY WITH SONGS] Closes at Theatre Row - 1/26/2013

The Carol Tambor Theatrical Foundation has announced the NY premiere of the critically-acclaimed production of MIDSUMMER [A PLAY WITH SONGS], written and directed by David Greig, with songs by Gordon McIntyre, from the Traverse Theatre in Scotland. MIDSUMMER comes to NY as the 2012 co-winner of the Best of Edinburgh Award given annually by the Carol Tambor Theatrical Foundation.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Seattle Opera Closes LA CENERENTOLA - 1/26/2013

Seattle Opera rings in the New Year next month with royalty, a ball, and plenty of giant rats when it stages La Cenerentola, Rossini's effervescent take on the Cinderella story. But you won't find a glass slipper, an evil stepmother, or a fairy godmother in this opera; instead, this uniquely Italian retelling features a prince in disguise, a pompous stepfather, and a wise philosopher. Love, laughter, virtue, and brilliant bel canto vocalism win out at the end of this opera by the composer of The Barber of Seville. La Cenerentola opens on Saturday, January 12, and runs for eight performances through January 26.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Robert Wilson's ZINNIAS - THE LIFE OF CLEMENTINE HUNTER to Get World Premiere - 1/26/2013

The World Premiere of Robert Wilson's New Opera, ZINNIAS - THE LIFE OF CLEMENTINE HUNTER, will perform January 26 - February 3, 2013. It is only when the curtain goes up that the truth is told.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Robert Wilson's ZINNIAS - THE LIFE OF CLEMENTINE HUNTER to Get World Premiere - 1/26/2013

The World Premiere of Robert Wilson's New Opera, ZINNIAS - THE LIFE OF CLEMENTINE HUNTER, will perform January 26 - February 3, 2013. It is only when the curtain goes up that the truth is told.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Hollywood's GYM Bar to Host MAN'S GAME Film Fundraiser - 1/27/2013

'Man's Game' is hosting a fundraiser at THE GYM bar in West Hollywood this Sunday, January 27 from 4pm-7pm. The event will have a raffle and fun games to raise funds for the upcoming film 'Man's Game.' The upcoming film, MAN'S GAME written by Bob Rusch focuses on gay professional football players and the lengths they will go to protect their image.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Andy Sandberg Directs New Musical BEYOND THE MUSIC - 1/28/2013

Andy Sandberg is set to direct a new musical, BEYOND THE MUSIC, January 28th and 29th, with music and lyrics by Cliff Downs and Katie Kahanovitz and book by Sandberg.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Film Society of Lincoln Center Presents THE LOST CHILDREN - 1/28/2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced the addition of a second presentation of THE LOST CHILDREN on Monday, January 28 in the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center's Amphitheater, following the sold out first show of the live immersive media event on Tuesday, January 22.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013BLACK SUNDAY, LISA & THE DEVIL Now Available on Blu-ray/DVD - 1/28/2013

Arrow Video are pleased to announce two exciting new deluxe edition Blu-ray & DVD releases from the one and only godfather of Italian horror, MARIO BAVA.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Groff & More Set for MTC's AN INTIMATE NIGHT Benefit - 1/28/2013

Manhattan Theatre Club will present its annual Winter Benefit, an evening of cocktails and dinner followed by a special one-night-only cabaret-style show featuring Broadway's brightest stars on Monday, January 28, 2013 at The Allen Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Fredrick P. Rose Hall (Broadway & 60th Street).


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Mitchell, Cerveris and More Set for FROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE Benefit - 1/28/2013

"From Broadway With Love: A Benefit Concert For Sandy Hook" will take place 7:00 pm on January 28, 2013, at the Palace Theater in Waterbury, Connecticut. The evening will be a concert of love and healing for the Newtown community from the composers, musicians and more than 100 stars of Broadway together with over 100 students from several Newtown dance groups and the Newtown High School Chamber Choir. All proceeds and donations will go directly to United Way of Western Connecticut's Sandy Hook School Support Fund.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Star-Studded Documentary OUT IN THE OPEN Now Available on DVD - 1/29/2013

Following the historic reelection of President Barack Obama and marriage equality advancing in four more states, QC Cinema is proud to announce that the January 29th DVD release of Matthew Smith's OUT IN THE OPEN ($24.99), a documentary comprised of a collection of interviews with successful figures who openly identify with their sexual orientation.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Works by LaBute & More Play THEATRE UNCUT Off-Bway - 1/29/2013

The Carol Tambor Theatrical Foundation has announced the NY premiere of the critically-acclaimed THEATRE UNCUT, which features an evening of short plays from Neil LaBute , Lena Kitsopoulou, Anders Lustgarten, Marco Canale, and Clara Brennan. THEATRE UNCUT comes to NY as part of the Best of Edinburgh celebration at Theatre Row. Performances of THEATRE UNCUT begin on Tuesday, January 29 for a limited engagement through Sunday, February 3 at The Clurman Theatre on Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues).


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Star-Studded Documentary OUT IN THE OPEN Now Available on DVD - 1/29/2013


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Tina Packer's WOMEN OF WILL Will Make Its NYC Debut, Beginning 1/29 - 1/29/2013

The New York premiere of Women of Will, Shakespeare & Company Founding Artistic Director Tina Packer's groundbreaking exploration of Shakespeare's canon arrives Off-Broadway at The Gym at Judson later this month for an ambitious five month run. Women of Will begins preview performances on January 29 with the official press opening slated for February 3 at 7:00pm and running through June 2. Eric Tucker (Pinter's Mirror at S&Co.), who directed Packer in the world premiere of Women of Will at Shakespeare & Company in 2010, returns to direct. Nigel Gore (Hamlet, Antony and Cleopatra), a longtime Company member and collaborator on Women of Will, stars alongside Packer in the Off-Broadway debut.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Robin Milling Hosts Talkback at THE PIZZA BOY Premiere - 1/29/2013

Entertainment reporter Robin Milling will host a special interview and audience talkback following the New York City premiere of The Pizza Boy on January 29, 2013 at the AMC Loews 19th Street 6.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Film Society of Lincoln Center Presents Sneak Peek of Steven Soderbergh's SIDE EFFECTS - 1/30/2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and Film Comment Selects announced today it will present a sneak preview screening of Steven Soderbergh's SIDE EFFECTS on Wednesday, January 30 at 8:00PM.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013NJ State Opera's Jason Tramm Conducts Seton Hall University's BUILDING BRIDGES - 1/30/2013

The New Jersey State Opera has announced that company Artistic Director Jason Tramm will be conducting Hope for Resolution: A Song for Mandela and de Klerk, part of the opening celebration of Building Bridges: Sixty Years of Jewish-Christian Dialogue at Seton Hall University.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Ars Nova's THE NETFLIX PLAYS Begins - 1/30/2013

Ars Nova kicks off its 2013 season with The Netflix Plays, which begins performances January 30. This production, the newest installment from Ars Nova's Play Group, is set to play 10 performances from January 30 - February 9. The Netflix Plays, this year's incarnation of Ars Nova's annual Play Group production, features original short plays and live music inspired by the recommendation categories on the Netflix website.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Sundance Film Festival Presents MOTHER OF GEORGE Screening and Talkback at Nashville's Belcourt Theatre - 1/31/2013

The Sundance Film Festival expands to audiences across the country for one special night of film and dialogue, dispatching 10 filmmakers from Park City to nine cities across the country to screen and discuss their direct-from-Festival films with audiences. The Belcourt Theatre has been selected by the Sundance Film Festival as one of only 10 venues in America to screen a specially selected film on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 as part of Sundance Film Festival USA. This year, the Belcourt will screen MOTHER OF GEORGE, directed by Andrew Dosunmu.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013THE HUNGER GAMES Producer Nina Jacobson Speaks at Hollywood Networking Breakfast - 1/31/2013

The award-winning HOLLYWOOD NETWORKING BREAKFAST prepares to celebrate its 20th year serving the entertainment community. HNB has announced its next speaker: Nina Jacobson, Producer of "The Hunger Games", set to appear on January 31, 2013.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Get Married at THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF SONG - 1/31/2013

Would you like to get married Somewhere Over The Rainbow? Well now you can! For little more than the cost of two orchestra seats at a Broadway show, you can have the experience of a life-time as you and your loved one are joined in marriage; live on a New York stage, during the new musical revue, THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF SONG.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013HT Presents Theater in Asylum's °OL…!, 1/31-2/16 - 1/31/2013


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Anne Chmelewsky's THE LOOKING SCREEN Operetta Comes to Kings Place - 1/31/2013

Following its acclaimed premiere at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe Festival and a sell out performance at the Bush Theatre as part of their RADAR festival in the Autumn, Anne Chmelewsky's comic operetta starring fast rising soprano Clare Presland comes to Kings Place this January.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Photos: Deirdre O'Connell & More in The Flea's THE VANDAL - 1/31/2013

The Flea Theater presents the World Premiere of The Vandalby Hamish Linklater. Obie and Drama Desk Award winner Deirdre O'Connell has replaced Holly Hunter in her role. This limited Off-Broadway engagement is now in previews with an opening slated for January 31. Get a first look at the cast onstage in the photos below!


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Original Sountrack to SOUND CITY Now Avaialbe - 2/1/2013

Celebrating the confirmation of its premiere at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters, Nirvana) announced today that SOUND CITY will be released as an HD digital download (DRM-free) and stream February 1 via www.soundcitymovie.com.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Treat a Loved One to Off-Broadway's BARE - 2/1/2013

In honor of the recent passing of PFLAG founder Jeanne Manford, the producers of the new musical BARE are proud to invite you to bring a loved one to see the show as a guest of the production with the purchase of your full price ticket. Using the code BMPRNTS13, audience members will receive two tickets to BARE for $92.50 for performances from February 1 - March 3, 2013. To purchase these tickets click HERE or call (800) 432-7250.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013The Public Theater Closes Soho Rep's Production of Nature Theater Production of OK's 'LIFE AND TIMES' - 2/2/2013

The Public Theater announced today that it will present the Soho Rep production of the American premiere of the Nature Theater of Oklahoma's LIFE AND TIMES: Episodes 1-4 as a special engagement of the 2013 Under the Radar Festival. Conceived and directed by Pavol Liska and Kelly Copper, the epic serial saga LIFE AND TIMES will run January 16 through February 2, 2013. The 2013 Under the Radar Festival will run January 9 through 20, 2013 at The Public Theater at Astor Place, 425 Lafayette Street.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013Kelsey Grammer Hosts 65th DGA Awards - 2/2/2013

Directors Guild of America President Taylor Hackford and 65th Annual DGA Awards Dinner Chair Michael Stevens today announced that director/actor/producer Kelsey Grammer will host the 65th Annual DGA Awards on Saturday, February 2, 2013 in the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland in Los Angeles.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/26/2013York Theatre Company Announces Mildred Kayden Readings, 2/2 & 3 - 2/2/2013


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