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JITNEY's Keith Randolph Smith to Lead Reading of Marcus Gardley's 'A WOLF IN SNAKESKIN SHOES' JITNEY's Keith Randolph Smith to Lead Reading of Marcus Gardley's 'A WOLF IN SNAKESKIN SHOES'
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

The Acting Company will continue its 2016-2017 John McDonald Salon Series with the first New York City reading of Marcus Gardley's Atlanta-based reinvention of Moliere, A Wolf in Snakeskin Shoes: Or, The Gospel of Tartuffe on Monday, March 20th at 7 PM at the Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater at the ... (more...)
Duncan Pflaster's Play to Touch on Cinema's Dark Side at Spotlight-On Festival Duncan Pflaster's Play to Touch on Cinema's Dark Side at Spotlight-On Festival
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

Playwright Duncan Pflaster and director Aliza Shane blur the lines of life and art in A TOUCH OF CINEMA, about a dinner party turned dark when the guests must hear a screenplay about the abduction and torture of a young filmmaker who made 'seditious' movies.... (more...)
'STOP AND FRISK' Set for Evening of Works About Social Justice at Spotlight-On Festival 'STOP AND FRISK' Set for Evening of Works About Social Justice at Spotlight-On Festival
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

STOP AND FRISK: PART OF AMERICAN VOICES/FORGOTTEN STORIES is an evening of social justice as seen through the word of the playwright and lens of the camera.... (more...)
A LONELY NIGHT IN CONEY ISLAND to Explore the Middle Eastern Experience at Spotlight-On Festival A LONELY NIGHT IN CONEY ISLAND to Explore the Middle Eastern Experience at Spotlight-On Festival
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

In A LONELY NIGHT IN CONEY ISLAND by Mohammed Saad Ali, Omar, Fred, and Sam are hangin', smoking some weed. But in today's America, only one of them is a criminal. With the specter of prior offenses over his head, Arab-born Omar needs to be very careful.... (more...)
Australian Comedy ELLEN & TROY ... AND ELOISE Revived for Spotlight-On Festival in NYC Australian Comedy ELLEN & TROY ... AND ELOISE Revived for Spotlight-On Festival in NYC
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

Dalrymple Award-winning director, Laurie Rae Waugh, directs the revival of ELLEN & TROY ... and ELOISE by Warren Paul Glover, an MITF Award-nominated play about an ex-fiance, his former mother-in-law, and her daughter ... in that order.... (more...)
Alyson Cambridge to Perform at Opera on Tap Benefit Next Week Alyson Cambridge to Perform at Opera on Tap Benefit Next Week
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

IMG Artist Alyson Cambridge will make a special guest appearance at Opera on Tap's Playground Operas benefit next Tuesday evening March 21st at Minton's of West Harlem.... (more...)
Bryan Terrell Clark and June Ambrose Emcee HELP USA Luncheon Bryan Terrell Clark and June Ambrose Emcee HELP USA Luncheon
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

HELP USA, a national homeless services non-profit with a large focus on serving survivors of domestic violence, honored Vice President Joe Biden and four other civic leaders at the organization's annual Scholarship Awards Luncheon on Thursday. This year, HELP USA awarded 30 scholarships in honor of ... (more...)
Cabaret Cares/Help Is On The Way Today Announces 2017 Award Winners Cabaret Cares/Help Is On The Way Today Announces 2017 Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

Joseph Macchia, founder of Help Is on The Way Today, has announced Cabaret Cares' special annual awards, to be celebrated at the May 21st Gala at Metropolitan Room. Scroll down for photos of the winners!... (more...)
Pace University to Host 5th Annual Celebration of Individuals with Disabilities in Film Pace University to Host 5th Annual Celebration of Individuals with Disabilities in Film
by Movies News Desk - March 16, 2017

The fifth anniversary of Pace University's annual Celebration of Individuals with Disabilities in Film is Thursday, March 23. The festival will be held from 4 pm to 9 pm in the Aniello Bianco Room at One Pace Plaza in lower Manhattan.... (more...)
Camp Broadway Teams with Broadway Green Alliance to Show Theatre Kids How to Be Green Camp Broadway Teams with Broadway Green Alliance to Show Theatre Kids How to Be Green
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

Camp Broadway LLC, Broadway's original summer camp, has partnered with The Broadway Green Alliance to promote easy ways to be green to theatre-loving kids across the country. The Broadway Green Alliance is a theatre industry-wide initiative that educates, motivates, and inspires professional practit... (more...)
Amy Chua, Dan Zanes, AJ Jacobs to Join Steven Dubner for 'TELL ME SOMETHING...' at NYU Skirball Amy Chua, Dan Zanes, AJ Jacobs to Join Steven Dubner for 'TELL ME SOMETHING...' at NYU Skirball
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

Comedian Gary Gulman; New Yorker cartoonist Liza Donnelly;  Amy Chua, author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother; musician Dan Zanes; comedian Faith Salie;  Danny Goldberg; and author AJ Jacobs will join host Stephen J. Dubner for Tell Me Something I Don't Know, a live game show, on March 21 and 22 a... (more...)
Fiona Shaw, Michael Bierut and More Set for Onassis Cultural Center's Spring Programs Fiona Shaw, Michael Bierut and More Set for Onassis Cultural Center's Spring Programs
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

On Tuesday, March 21, the Onassis Cultural Center New York will kick off a dynamic, cross-disciplinary spring season of public programs, presented in conjunction with the major new exhibition A World of Emotions: Ancient Greece, 700 BC - 200 AD.... (more...)
Stage & Screen Stars Jonathan Freeman, Chris Sullivan and Jeffrey Schecter Join MasterVoices' BABES IN TOYLAND Stage & Screen Stars Jonathan Freeman, Chris Sullivan and Jeffrey Schecter Join MasterVoices' BABES IN TOYLAND
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

The production will be conducted by MasterVoices' Artistic Director Ted Sperling and will feature previously announced stars Kelli O'Hara, Bill Irwin, Lauren Worsham, Christopher Fitzgerald - with Jonathan Freeman, Chris Sullivan, and Jeffrey Schecter just joining the lineup - alongside 130 singers ... (more...)
TRU to Host 'WHICH FESTIVAL AND WHY?' Panel This Month TRU to Host 'WHICH FESTIVAL AND WHY?' Panel This Month
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) and The Playroom Theatre present the TRU March Panel - Where Do I Fit In: Which Festival and Why? on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 7:30pm at The Playroom Theater.... (more...)
Musicians Noriko Kamo, Leon Gurvitch, Ned Otter Jazz Quartet to Perform at Stella Adler Studio Musicians Noriko Kamo, Leon Gurvitch, Ned Otter Jazz Quartet to Perform at Stella Adler Studio
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

The Stella Adler Studio of Acting has announced Embracing Compassion Week (March 20 - 24), which will include several events and performances at the Studio and coincides with the Studio's participation in the Embracing Compassion - Lives of the Dalai Lama exhibition, an international project honorin... (more...)
Up to 60 Theatre Professionals Set for 2017 TRU Combined Audition Event This April Up to 60 Theatre Professionals Set for 2017 TRU Combined Audition Event This April
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) presents the 2017 TRU Combined Audition Event - on Saturday, April 8 and Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 10am - 6pm at The Desotelle Theater, 300 W 43rd St #301, NYC 10036.... (more...)
BWW Review: BROADWAY BY THE YEAR Celebrates the 1920s with Scorching Vocal Performances, Paying Tribute to the Past with Stars of the Present BWW Review: BROADWAY BY THE YEAR Celebrates the 1920s with Scorching Vocal Performances, Paying Tribute to the Past with Stars of the Present
by Casey Mink - March 16, 2017

BROADWAY BY THE YEAR, the musical revue series created, written, directed, and hosted by Scott Siegel and which pays tribute to a different era of Broadway composers each program, is a stroke of brilliance. Occurring once a month, each evening is dedicated specifically to one decade of American musi... (more...)
BEERPROV to Return to the Highline Ballroom This Spring BEERPROV to Return to the Highline Ballroom This Spring
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

A rotating cast of comedians create hilarious, unscripted sketches based on audience suggestions in BeerProv at the Highline Ballroom. ... (more...)
Vocalist Keith A. Dames to Present HOMAGE TO ELEANORA Shows in NYC Vocalist Keith A. Dames to Present HOMAGE TO ELEANORA Shows in NYC
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

Vocalist and jazz aficionado Keith A. Dames presents his annual journey through the Billie Holiday songbook 'Homage To Eleanora' on Friday, April 7 & Saturday, April 8 at 7pm and Sunday, April 9 at 4pm at Manna House Workshops (338 E. 106th Street) in East Harlem.... (more...)
FALSETTOS' Jonathan C. Kaplan to Lead Industry Readings of London Hit THE MIKVAH PROJECT FALSETTOS' Jonathan C. Kaplan to Lead Industry Readings of London Hit THE MIKVAH PROJECT
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

Private by-invitation-only industry readings for the acclaimed London hit The Mikvah Project by Josh Azouz will take place Monday, March 20th at 5:30pm and Tuesday, March 21st at 12:30pm at the appropriate venue, The Actors Temple (339 West 47th Street, between 8th and 9th avenues). The reading will... (more...)
Roger Kellaway and Peter Beets to Bring THE MANY MOODS OF MCCARTNEY to The Sheen Center Roger Kellaway and Peter Beets to Bring THE MANY MOODS OF MCCARTNEY to The Sheen Center
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

The JAZZ ON BLEECKER STREET series at The Sheen Center in the heart of historic Greenwich Village will present ROGER KELLAWAY & PETER BEETS in 'The Many Moods of McCartney' on Thursday, March 23rd at 7:30 p.m.... (more...)
MAGIC MEN LIVE! Tour to Return to New York This June; Spring Tour Dates Announced! MAGIC MEN LIVE! Tour to Return to New York This June; Spring Tour Dates Announced!
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

Magic Men Live is bringing the ultimate ladies' night experience to 18 additional cities in the Northeastern US and Canada.... (more...)
Playwrights, Creatives Announced for F*It Club's THE SPRING FLING: REBOUND at IRT Theater Playwrights, Creatives Announced for F*It Club's THE SPRING FLING: REBOUND at IRT Theater
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

F*It Club, the New York Innovative Award-winning film and theatre company, continues its annual series of short, commissioned world-premiere plays at the IRT Theater as part of their 3B Development Series in Manhattan's West Village with The Spring Fling: Rebound, seven new short plays by Ngozi Anya... (more...)
RAISIN/ROSEDALE Documentary to Explore Gentrification at 2017 Queens World Film Festival RAISIN/ROSEDALE Documentary to Explore Gentrification at 2017 Queens World Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - March 15, 2017

'Raisin/Rosedale,' a unique documentary film produced by LaGuardia Community College exploring the history of racial issues throughout the U.S., has been selected for the 2017 Queens World Film Festival, where it will be shown this Friday, March 17th at 6:30 p.m.... (more...)
BWW Review: Erin Markey's A RIDE ON THE IRISH CREAM Takes a Victory Lap with Album Release at Joe's Pub BWW Review: Erin Markey's A RIDE ON THE IRISH CREAM Takes a Victory Lap with Album Release at Joe's Pub
by Troy Frisby - March 17, 2017

Like the Criminologist in ROCKY HORROR, Erin Markey is here to take you on a strange journey. Well, technically, said journey has been going on since 2013. And, after years of working on her original musical, A RIDE ON THE IRISH CREAM, this was more of a victory lap for Markey, in the form of an ... (more...)