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Stephen Carleton Takes 2015 Griffin Award for New Australian Playwriting Stephen Carleton Takes 2015 Griffin Award for New Australian Playwriting
by BWW News Desk - June 24, 2015

Tonight at SBW Stables, Griffin Theatre Company awarded Brisbane playwright Stephen Carleton the 2015 Griffin Award for his new work The Turquoise Elephant.... (more...)
Nashville Theater Calendar 6/22/15 Nashville Theater Calendar 6/22/15
by Jeffrey Ellis - June 22, 2015

Sometimes it seems there is so much theater happening that it's difficult to keep track of it all. From personal experience, despite all the datebooks, smart phones, tablets, desktop computers and laptops...it's hard to keep everything straight in this wacky business of the show.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: MY FAIR LADY Shines at The MUNY BWW Reviews: MY FAIR LADY Shines at The MUNY
by Chris Gibson - June 17, 2015

MY FAIR LADY is a classic musical, and a perfect opening show for The Muny's 97th season. Even the threat of rain couldn't dampen the high spirits of this show, and in most unlikely fashion, the skies cleared and provided us with a terrific evening of song, dance, and romance. Based on G.B. Shaw's s... (more...)
Photo Flash: The Muny's MY FAIR LADY Celebrates Opening Night! Photo Flash: The Muny's MY FAIR LADY Celebrates Opening Night!
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2015

My Fair Lady opened last night, June 15 where it will run through June 21 as the opening production of The Muny's 97th summer season. Check out photos from the after party below!... (more...)
BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Alexandra Silber & More in MY FAIR LADY at the Muny! BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Alexandra Silber & More in MY FAIR LADY at the Muny!
by BroadwayWorld TV - June 16, 2015

My Fair Lady opened last night, June 15 where it will run through June 21 as the opening production of The Muny's 97th summer season. Check out highlights below!... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Alexandra Silber, Anthony Andrews & More in MY FAIR LADY at The Muny Photo Flash: First Look at Alexandra Silber, Anthony Andrews & More in MY FAIR LADY at The Muny
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2015

My Fair Lady opened last night, June 15 where it will throughJune 21 as the opening production of The Muny's 97th summer season. Check out a first look below!... (more...)
MY FAIR LADY, Starring Anthony Andrews and Alexandra Silber, Launches the Muny's 97th Season Tonight MY FAIR LADY, Starring Anthony Andrews and Alexandra Silber, Launches the Muny's 97th Season Tonight
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2015

My Fair Lady (running tonight, June 15, through June 21) is the opening production of The Muny's 97th summer season. ... (more...)
Nashville Theater Calendar 6/15/15 Nashville Theater Calendar 6/15/15
by Jeffrey Ellis - June 15, 2015

Sometimes it seems there is so much theater happening that it's difficult to keep track of it all. From personal experience, despite all the datebooks, smart phones, tablets, desktop computers and laptops...it's hard to keep everything straight in this wacky business of the show. Thus, we are happy ... (more...)
CRITICS' CHOICE: Get Some Southern Hospitality CRITICS' CHOICE: Get Some Southern Hospitality
by Jeffrey Ellis - June 12, 2015

We pride ourselves on our bounteous Southern hospitality here in Nashville, so who's gonna explain this: On Thursday, as thousands of country music fans gathered downtown for CMA Fest and thousands more fans of every musical genre you can think of were headed southward for the Bonnaroo Music Festiva... (more...)
BWW Reviews: DOG SEES GOD: CONFESSIONS OF A TEENAGE BLOCKHEAD BWW Reviews: DOG SEES GOD: CONFESSIONS OF A TEENAGE BLOCKHEAD
by Tina Saratsiotis - June 11, 2015

You're still a good man, Charlie Brown. Even as you cross the minefield of modern adolescence. Even when dealing with loss. Even when questioning while everyone else has the answers. Even when all your friends are falling like dominoes clicking down the line. You, Charlie Brown, once the patron sain... (more...)
CRITICS' CHOICE: We Saw What You Did Last Summer CRITICS' CHOICE: We Saw What You Did Last Summer
by Jeffrey Ellis - June 09, 2015

It's another busy theater week in Tennessee, and in Nashville there are an extra 50,000 to 100,000 country music fans jamming up traffic and increasing wait times at local restaurants, thanks to CMA Music Fest, which natives and longtimers will remember as Fan Fair. So while you're steering clear of... (more...)
MITF Sets Works for 2015 Festival MITF Sets Works for 2015 Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2015

Year 2015 is the sweet 16th year for the MITF. Prolific producer John Chatterton's brainchild, The Midtown International Theatre Festival - presenting powerful plays and musicals from around the world - is steadily marching toward 20 years as one of the best reasons to come to New York in the summer... (more...)
Nashville Theater Calendar 6/8/15 Nashville Theater Calendar 6/8/15
by Jeffrey Ellis - June 08, 2015

Sometimes it seems there is so much theater happening that it's difficult to keep track of it all. From personal experience, despite all the datebooks, smart phones, tablets, desktop computers and laptops...it's hard to keep everything straight in this wacky business of the show. Thus, we are happy ... (more...)
Jason George Becomes Series Regular on GREY'S ANATOMY Jason George Becomes Series Regular on GREY'S ANATOMY
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2015

Good news for GREY'S ANATOMY fans! Jason George has been around for a little while now, and is not going anywhere anytime soon.... (more...)
Disney XD Orders New Seasons of Popular Animated Series Disney XD Orders New Seasons of Popular Animated Series
by TV News Desk - June 02, 2015

Disney XD has ordered two new action-packed seasons of the popular animated series on the Marvel programming block - continuing the adventures of Earth's Mightiest Heroes with 'Marvel's Avengers: Ultron Revolution' and introducing a new band of villains in 'Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man vs. The Sinis... (more...)
CRITICS' CHOICE: Go Theater-Hopping This Week CRITICS' CHOICE: Go Theater-Hopping This Week
by Jeffrey Ellis - June 02, 2015

No matter what the calendar says, we're in early summer already - insofar as theater in Tennessee is concerned, at least - and there are four new shows opening this week that should command your attention. Along with a number of shows that are continuing their runs (like John Chaffin's Cliffhanger a... (more...)
Disney XD Renews Marvel's 'SPIDER-MAN' & 'THE AVENERS' Disney XD Renews Marvel's 'SPIDER-MAN' & 'THE AVENERS'
by TV News Desk - June 01, 2015

Disney XD has ordered two new action-packed seasons of the popular animated series on the Marvel programming block – continuing the adventures of Earth's Mightiest Heroes with 'Marvel's Avengers: Ultron Revolution' and introducing a new band of villains in 'Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man vs. The Sinis... (more...)
Nashville's 6/1/15 Theater Calendar Nashville's 6/1/15 Theater Calendar
by Jeffrey Ellis - June 01, 2015

Sometimes it seems there is so much theater happening that it's difficult to keep track of it all. From personal experience, despite all the datebooks, smart phones, tablets, desktop computers and laptops...it's hard to keep everything straight in this wacky business of the show.... (more...)
Jeremy Jordan, Linda Lavin and More Set for 54 Below This June Jeremy Jordan, Linda Lavin and More Set for 54 Below This June
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2015

This June, 54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street.... (more...)
Paxton Whitehead, Michael McCormick & More Join Cast of MY FAIR LADY at the Muny! Paxton Whitehead, Michael McCormick & More Join Cast of MY FAIR LADY at the Muny!
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2015

The Muny announced today the complete cast for its production of Alan Jay Lerner (book & lyrics) and Frederick Loewe's (music) classic My Fair Lady. The production will be directed by Marc Bruni, choreographed by Chris Bailey and music directed by Ben Whiteley.... (more...)
Introducing THE NASHVILLE THEATER CALENDAR Introducing THE NASHVILLE THEATER CALENDAR
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 26, 2015

Sometimes it seems there is so much theater happening around us that it's difficult to keep track of it all. Thus, we are happy to present a new feature: The Nashville Theater Calendar, which is a comprehensive listing of theatrical openings,that will be updated each week, for the 2015/16 season.... (more...)
Top Finalists Revealed on FOX's MASTERCHEF Top Finalists Revealed on FOX's MASTERCHEF
by TV News Desk - May 21, 2015

Last night on the Season Six premiere of MASTERCHEF, 40 of the best home cooks in America travelled to Los Angeles to present their signature dishes to the distinguished judging panel: Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot and new judge Christina Tosi.... (more...)
Street Theatre Company to Present DOGFIGHT Street Theatre Company to Present DOGFIGHT
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

Street Theatre Company, continuing to meet its goal to stage Nashville premieres, opens its second show of the 2015 season with the Off-Broadway musical DOGFIGHT. The show originally opened in New York in 2012 and, after receiving rave reviews and numerous awards, made its way to the London stage in... (more...)
New John Caird Musical DADDY LONG LEGS to Open Off-Broadway This Fall New John Caird Musical DADDY LONG LEGS to Open Off-Broadway This Fall
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

Producers Ken Davenport and Michael Jackowitz have announced that the new musical DADDY LONG LEGS will open this fall at the Davenport Theatre (354 West 45th Street). Based on the 1912 novel by Jean Webster, DADDY LONG LEGS features music and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Paul Gordon (Sense and Sensi... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Solid Leads Shine in Kensington Arts Theatre's CHESS BWW Reviews: Solid Leads Shine in Kensington Arts Theatre's CHESS
by Benjamin Tomchik - May 11, 2015

While certain design elements detract from the production, the performance of its leads, Teresa Danskey as Florence and Ward Ferguson as Anatoly, will remind you why Chess has endeared itself to generations of audiences.... (more...)






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