Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014

Below is BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar updated on 5/31/2014. For the complete calendar of upcoming events, concerts, openings, closings and more, visit BroadwayWorld.com's Event Calendar.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014OperaDelaware Presents THE THREE LITTLE PIGS - 5/31/2014


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014ETHEL SINGS to Begin Performances Off-Broadway Tonight - 5/31/2014

Undercover Productions LLC will present the Off-Broadway Premiere of Ethel Sings, by Joan Beber beginning performances at Theatre Row's Beckett Theatre (410 West 42nd Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues) on May 31st, with Opening Night set for Friday June 6th. This limited engagement will continue through July 13th.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014THE WHO & THE WHAT Begins Off-Broadway as Part of LCT3 Series - 5/31/2014

The Who & The What by Ayad Akhtar will be directed by Kimberly Senior and begins May 31st as part of Lincoln Center Theater's LCT3 program.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Film Society of Lincoln Center Premieres AGNES VARDA: FROM HERE TO THERE - 5/31/2014

The Film Society of Lincoln Center will present the New York premiere of Agnes Varda: From Here to There, the highly anticipated follow-up to Agnes Varda's The Beaches of Agnes


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Beijing Opera comes to Addington in Conjunction with The Court Theatre's Production of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM - 5/31/2014

In conjunction with a unique conception of A Midsummer Night's Dream which opens at the The Court Theatre on 31 May, the Canterbury Museum is displaying a collection of traditional Chinese opera masks gifted to Canterbury in 1956 by The Chinese Classical Theatre Company.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014THE BALLAD OF SNAKE OIL SAM Premieres at Dances with Films Festival - 5/31/2014

The Ballad of Snake Oil Sam, A Wild Wild West Steampunk Fantasy, journeys to Dances With Films and Cannes Film Festival.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014BOOGIE STOMP! Closes Off-Broadway - 5/31/2014

Due to overwhelming popular demand, Variations Theatre Group is adding two additional performances (Wed. evening & Sat. matinee) to the final week of BOOGIE STOMP! at the Chain Theatre. Performances began on May 8th and the limited Off-Broadway engagement is set to run through this Saturday evening, May 31st.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER Kicks Off Saturday Lunch Shows - 5/31/2014

Due to overwhelming demand, Off-Broadway's hit comedy HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER will begin playing Saturday lunch matinees this Saturday, May 31st.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/201459th Annual Drama Desk Awards Set for June 1 at The Town Hall - 6/1/2014

The 59th Annual Drama Desk Awards will take place on Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 8:00 PM at The Town Hall (123 W. 43rd Street), it was announced today. Shugart is the Managing Executive Producer of the Drama Desk Awards. Joey Parnes Productions will produce and manage the show.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Musical Adaptations ONCE/TWICE Close at Roy Arias Stage IV - 6/1/2014


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014CARNE: THE TACO MAKER Comes to VOD - 6/1/2014

Brain Damage Films will be serving up Carne: The Taco Maker On Demand across North America starting June 1st, 2014.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Ivan Fischer, Kate Davis, Chester Gregory and More Set for Lincoln Center, June 2014 - 6/1/2014

Lincoln Center Presents has announced its June 2014 lineup of programs and events, including its Great Performers season, closing out with Ivan Fischer with the Budapest Festival Orchestra, American Songbook artists Kate Davis and Chester Gregory at Target Free Thursdays in the Atrium, plus a Steve James retrospective at JustFilms at Atrium Flix.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Supernatural Psycho-Thriller THE HOUSE Comes to VOD - 6/1/2014

Acort International invites you to experience life in transit with The House, coming to VOD across North America starting June 1st, 2014.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Alice Ripley Set For New 54 Below Show ALICE IMAGINES Tonight - 6/1/2014

Tony Award-winning Broadway superstar and acclaimed cabaret performer Alice Ripley returns to 54 Below with a new show titled ALICE IMAGINES this June and tickets are now on sale.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014FSLC Hosts Two Events with Artist TAKASHI MURAKAMI - 6/1/2014

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today two upcoming events with visual artist Takashi Murakami on Sunday, June 1.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Borle, Foster & More Among Performers, Presenters at 2014 Drama Desk Awards - 6/1/2014

Presenters and musical performances have been announced for the 59th Annual Drama Desk Awards, taking place Sunday, June 1st at The Town Hall. Presenters and performers for this year's Drama Desk Awards include: Christian Borle, Michael C. Hall, Toni Collette, Sutton Foster, Laura Osnes, Billy Porter, Julie Halston, Tracey Letts, Judy Kuhn, Marge Champion, Liz Larsen, Diane Paulus, John Cameron Mitchell, Stephen Trask, Jane Greenwood, David Korins, Marin Ireland, Sam Gold, Oliver Butler, Joe Masteroff, David Byrne, Leigh Silverman, Joshua Henry, Rachael Bay Jones, Sydney Lucas, Jessie Mueller, Steven Pasquale, and Kyle Riabko.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Berry, Del Toro, Saldana, Hunnam & More Honored at 2014 Huading Film Awards - 6/1/2014

China's No. 1 film awards show will take place in Hollywood for the first time with leading talent accepting accolades based on the votes of 80 million fans. Halle Berry, Guillermo Del Toro, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Zoe Saldana, Jeremy Renner, Charlie Hunnam and Hans Zimmer will accept key honors for their work at the Huading Film Awards at The Montalban Theater in Los Angeles on June 1st. This historic event will allow American motion picture artists to directly acknowledge and express thanks to Chinese moviegoers who support their films. Industry legend Don Mischer will produce the event.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Broadway's HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME Pushes First Preview to 6/2 - 6/2/2014

HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, the new Broadway musical inspired by the lyrics of Tupac Shakur, will now begin previews on Monday, June 2 rather than the previously announced date of May 29, in order to allow for a longer tech schedule in the theatre. The official opening remains unchanged on Thursday, June 19 at the Palace Theatre (1564 Broadway at 47th Street).


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/20142014 Astaire Awards - 6/2/2014

The nominees have been announced for the 32nd Annual Fred & Adele Astaire Awards, which will be held on Monday, June 2 at 7:30pm at NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014AN HONEST LIAR, Sundance Shorts and TRAPPED IN THE MACHINE Set for Rooftop Films This Week - 6/2/2014

Next week at Rooftop Films is one of mystery, deceipt, hysteria, and magic. Be prepared to have truth bombs blowin' up all over the place as The Amazing Randi -- one of the world's most famous magicians -- works to debunk and expose modern-day snake-oil psychics in AN HONEST LIAR. We have some of the best films from around the world, coming to us fresh (and FREE) from Park City, Utah in SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL SHORTS. We have a collection of maddening films that will inspire laughter, terror, paranoia, & delirium. Don't get...TRAPPED IN THE MACHINE!


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014THE NUTTY PROFESSOR 50th Annivesary Debuts on Blu-ray - 6/3/2014

The Nutty Professor, one of Jerry Lewis' most celebrated comedies, will be released on Blu-ray by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) June 3 in a brand-new 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014IF/THEN Cast Album in the Works! Masterworks Broadway to Release on 6/3 - 6/3/2014

MASTERWORKS BROADWAY just announced the signing of the Original Broadway Cast Recording of If/Then.Produced by Steve Epstein, Tom Kitt and David Stone, the album will be recorded on April 7 in anticipation of a June 3, 2014 release.Visit MasterworksBroadway.com for more information.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014IF/THEN Cast Album Released Today! - 6/3/2014

MASTERWORKS BROADWAY just announced the signing of the Original Broadway Cast Recording of If/Then.Produced by Steve Epstein, Tom Kitt and David Stone, the album was recorded on April 7 in anticipation of a June 3, 2014 release. VisitMasterworksBroadway.com for more information.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Award-Winning Documentary BREAKING THROUGH Now on DVD, VOD - 6/3/2014

Breaking Glass Pictures and QC Cinema are proud to present the award-winning documentary Breaking Through on DVD and cable and Internet VOD June 3rd.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Ahrens and Flaherty Release Live at 54 Below Album NICE FIGHTING YOU - 6/3/2014


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014SON OF GOD Now Available on Blu-ray/DVD - 6/3/2014

SON OF GOD, the hit film which centers on the life of Jesus Christ', will come to Blu-Ray and DVD on June 3, the filmmakers reveal to USA TODAY exclusively.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014IF/THEN Original Broadway Cast Recording Released Today! - 6/3/2014

The original Broadway cast recording for new musical IF/THEN, starring Tony Award winner Idina Menzel, is now available for pre-order.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Peter Brook: THE TIGHTROPE, WHAT'S IN A NAME Out on DVD - 6/3/2014

First Run Features has announced its June 3 releases, including Peter Brook: THE TIGHTROPE, TINY: A STORY ABOUT LIVING SMALL and WHAT'S IN A NAME? Details below!


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Jules Romains' DONOGOO at Mint Theatre Opens Tonight! - 6/3/2014

Mint Theater's next production will be Donogoo by Jules Romains featuring Ross Bickell, Mitch Greenberg, George Morfogen, Jay Patterson, Paul Pontrelli, Dave Quay, Douglas Rees, James Riordan, Megan Robinson, Kraig Swartz, Scott Thomas, Brian Thomas Vaughan, and Vladimir Versailles as the sixty-six characters that populate this dark and madly ambitious comedy.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Award-Winning Documentary BREAKING THROUGH Comes to DVD/VOD Today - 6/3/2014

Breaking Glass Pictures and QC Cinema are proud to present the award-winning documentary Breaking Through on DVD


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Sony Music Releases Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Of X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST - 6/3/2014

Sony Music announces the release of the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of X-Men: Days of Future Past, featuring music composed by BAFTA Award winner John Ottman. The soundtrack will be available digitally on May 19 and on CD June 3.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014 Central City Opera and Curious Theatre Company Present RATED 'R' ON STAGE: COMMUNITY PANNEL ON SEX, VIOLENCE AND NUDITY IN THE PERFORMING ARTS - 6/3/2014


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014LOS MONOLOGOS DE LA VAGINA to Offer English Language Headsets Beginning Today - 6/3/2014

The producers of Los Monologos de la Vagina announced today that beginning June 3 the production will make complimentary English translations headsets available to audience members.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014New Film DUST OF WAR Now Available - 6/3/2014


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014THEY CALL ME Q at St. Luke's Theatre Opens Tonight Tonight! - 6/4/2014

The award-winning play THEY CALL ME Q is set to make its Off-Broadway premiere this spring at St. Luke's Theatre in the heart of the Theatre District. Written and performed by QURRAT ANN KADWANI, THEY CALL ME Q will begin performances May 19th with the official Opening Night on Wednesday, June 4th.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Target Margin Theater's TMT LAB: YIDDISH VERSION to Run 6/4-14 - 6/4/2014

Target Margin Theater concludes the 2013-14 season and their two-year exploration of Yiddish Theater with the summer 2014 TMT Lab: Yiddish Version curated by TMT Artistic Producer John Del Gaudio. TMT's Lab offers a sampler of works from the canon of Yiddish theater and literature, to remind us all how diverse and sophisticated Yiddish culture was, and how great its loss.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Angela Lansbury, James Earl Jones in DRIVING MISS DAISY Now in Theaters - 6/4/2014

With esteemed careers spanning 60 to 70 years long, actors Dame Angela Lansbury and James Earl Jones will bring the magic of the stage to movie theaters across the country this June.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014TV: Trailer - Lansbury & Jones in DRIVING MISS DAISY, Coming to Theaters - 6/4/2014

With esteemed careers spanning 60 to 70 years long, actors Dame Angela Lansbury and James Earl Jones will bring the magic of the stage to movie theaters across the country this June. Screenvision and Broadway Near You have partnered to make the stage production of the Pulitzer-Prize winning Driving Miss Daisy available in more than 500 movie theaters in the U.S. and Canada beginning June 4. Click below to watch a trailer for the show!


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Off-Broadway's A LITTLE PRINCESS - 6/4/2014

A Little Princess ran at the Hudson Guild Theatre, May 22-25, 2014. The production features Music and Lyrics by Marc Folan and Book by Adam Boden. Directed by Laura Luc (And a Child Shall Lead, Pippi Longstocking), with Music Direction by Sinai Tabak (Stars of David). Costume Design by Lucy Luc, Lighting by Paul Jones and Megan Peti, and Sound by Sarah Luc. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the show before it hits off-Broadway next month!


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014A LITTLE PRINCESS Opens Off-Broadway - 6/4/2014

After a sold-out run at Hudson Guild Theatre, the U.S. premiere of A Little Princess has extended!


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014NAAP Presents OLIVER!, Starring An All-Asian Cast, 6/5-7 - 6/5/2014

True to its core mission of showcasing the talents of Asian-American theater artists, National Asian Artists Project (NAAP), which presented the Broadway musical 'Hello, Dolly!' last year, is now facing the challenge of staging Lionel Bart's beloved Broadway musical OLIVER!, featuring a 65-member all-Asian cast made up of 20 child actors, including Bonale Zon Fambrini, who will play the title role; 25 professional adult actors; and 20 members of the NAAP Broadway Community Chorus.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Stephen Costello Headlines ROBERTO DEVEREUX at Carnegie Hall - 6/5/2014

It was in a supporting role at Carnegie Hall with Eve Queler and the Opera Orchestra of New York that Stephen Costello first launched his professional career. Now the Tucker Award-winning tenor makes a hero's return, rejoining the same forces at the storied New York venue to headline a concert performance of Donizetti's Roberto Devereux on June 5.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Mulligan and Nighy Star in SKYLIGHT West End Revival - 6/6/2014

The Daily Mail reports that Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy have signed on to star as former lovers in Stephen Daldry's upcoming West End revival of David Hare's SKYLIGHT. The production will begin performances June 6 at Wyndham's Theatre. This will be Mulligan's West End debut.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014HERE LIES LOVE Cast Recording Released Today - 6/6/2014

The Public Theater's production of David Byrne and Alex Timbers' smash hit musical, Here Lies Love, has been recorded and will be released on May 6. The album was previously scheduled to be released today, April 22, just one week into its open-ended commercial run at The Public Theater's LuEsther Hall (425 Lafayette Street, New York City).


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/201413th Annual Dance Media Film Festival Kicks Off in Downtown L.A. - 6/6/2014

Celebrating the vibrant art of dance, Dance Camera West presents the 13th Annual Dance Media Film Festival, a public event incorporating dance explored through film, live performance, and architectural art. Several free live dance performances, an outdoor movie screening, a family-fun Dance-Along, Lester Horton Dance Awards ceremony, and over 20 shorts and long-form films and documentaries to be screened during the festival taking place in downtown Los Angeles on June 6, 7, 8, and 13, 2014.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Opera Philadelphia Presents A COFFIN IN EGYPT - 6/6/2014


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014TEAM HOT WHEELS: THE ORIGIN OF AWESOME Coming to U.S. Theaters This Weekend - 6/6/2014

On Saturday, June 7 and Sunday, June 8 at 11:00 a.m. local time, Fathom Events and Mattel present the cinema debut of "Team Hot Wheels: The Origin of Awesome" in select movie theaters nationwide.


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014Center Stage Opera Presents MADAMA BUTTERFLY - 6/7/2014


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/31/2014O WALTER, MY WALTER Closes Tonight at the Vertical Company - 6/7/2014

The Vertical Company Presents O WALTER, MY WALTER, an award-winning new play by Elena Zucker and making its world debut. The show runs now until June 7.


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