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BWW Review: Theatre Cedar Rapids Brings Life to Vinegar Tom BWW Review: Theatre Cedar Rapids Brings Life to Vinegar Tom
by Shy White on June 26, 2017 in Des Moines

TCR Presents Vinegar Tom in an insanely entertaining manner, audience was kept on the edge of their seats! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 6/25/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 6/25/2017
by BWW on June 25, 2017 in Des Moines

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/25/2017 for Des Moines (more...)
Des Moines Metro Opera Announces Casting for 45th Summer Festival Season Des Moines Metro Opera Announces Casting for 45th Summer Festival Season
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2017 in Des Moines

Des Moines Metro Opera's (DMMO) General and Artistic Director, Michael Egel, has announced the full casting for the Company's 45th Summer Festival Season, which runs from June 23 through July 16, 2017, and offers 17 performances of four different operas. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 23, 2017 in Des Moines

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, CHICAGO, and more! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 6/18/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 6/18/2017
by BWW on June 18, 2017 in Des Moines

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/18/2017 for Des Moines (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 16, 2017 in Des Moines

'BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS, and More! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 6/11/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 6/11/2017
by BWW on June 11, 2017 in Des Moines

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/11/2017 for Des Moines (more...)
Hollywood Actor Jay Huguley to Star in Okoboji's 60th Anniversary Production of BOEING-BOEING Hollywood Actor Jay Huguley to Star in Okoboji's 60th Anniversary Production of BOEING-BOEING
by BWW News Desk on June 08, 2017 in Des Moines

Known for taking on gritty and bold roles on hit TV shows like 'The Walking Dead' and HBO's 'True Detective' and in films like the Oscar-winning 12 Years a Slave, established Hollywood actor Jay Huguley will be returning to the stage to star in French playwright Marc Camoletti's 60s era farce 'Boeing-Boeing,' it has been announced today. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 09, 2017 in Des Moines

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, BEAUTIFUL and More! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 6/04/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 6/04/2017
by BWW on June 04, 2017 in Des Moines

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/04/2017 for Des Moines (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at VICTOR/VICTORIA at Revival Theatre Company Photo Flash: First Look at VICTOR/VICTORIA at Revival Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk on June 02, 2017 in Des Moines

Victor/Victoria, with book by Blake Edwards, lyrics by Leslie Bricusse, and music by Henry Mancini, with additional music by Frank Wildhorn, is making its Iowa Premiere through June 4 at Revival Theatre Company. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/1 - FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/1 - FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 02, 2017 in Des Moines

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, BEAUTIFUL and More! (more...)
BroadwayWorld Seeks Regional Editors, Production and Student Bloggers BroadwayWorld Seeks Regional Editors, Production and Student Bloggers
by BWW News Desk on June 01, 2017 in Des Moines

BroadwayWorld is looking for performers, designers, directors, musicians and more to join our team as bloggers to give our readers a behind the scenes look at what goes into getting a production opening night ready! (more...)
Il Divo Adds Fall Dates to New North and South American Tour Il Divo Adds Fall Dates to New North and South American Tour
by BWW News Desk on May 31, 2017 in Des Moines

The multi-platinum group announces their next great tour, A NIGHT WITH THE BEST OF IL DIVO. Carlos Marin, Urs Buhler, David Miller and Sebastien Izambard will embark on a North and South American tour on August 30, 2017 and will make stops in nearly 20 cities including San Diego, Atlanta, Ontario, Buenos Aires and more to be announced in the coming weeks. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 5/28/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 5/28/2017
by BWW on May 28, 2017 in Des Moines

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/28/2017 for Des Moines (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/26 - DIRTY DANCING, LES MIS, WICKED, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/26 - DIRTY DANCING, LES MIS, WICKED, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on May 26, 2017 in Des Moines

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature DIRTY DANCING, LES MISERABLES, WICKED and More! (more...)
Des Moines Playhouse 97th Season Concludes with STEEL MAGNOLIAS Des Moines Playhouse 97th Season Concludes with STEEL MAGNOLIAS
by BWW News Desk on May 22, 2017 in Des Moines

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents 'Steel Magnolias,' June 2-18, 2017. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, or at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. 'Steel Magnolias' is sponsored by EMC Insurance Companies. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 5/21/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 5/21/2017
by BWW on May 21, 2017 in Des Moines

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/21/2017 for Des Moines (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/18 - NEXT TO NORMAL, BEAUTIFUL, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/18 - NEXT TO NORMAL, BEAUTIFUL, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on May 19, 2017 in Des Moines

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature NEXT TO NORMAL, HEDWIG, OKLAHOMA, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 5/14/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 5/14/2017
by BWW on May 14, 2017 in Des Moines

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/14/2017 for Des Moines (more...)
Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of VICTOR/VICTORIA at Revival Theatre Company Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of VICTOR/VICTORIA at Revival Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk on May 11, 2017 in Des Moines

Victor/Victoria, with book by Blake Edwards, lyrics by Leslie Bricusse, and music by Henry Mancini, with additional music by Frank Wildhorn, will make its Iowa Premiere at Revival Theatre Company. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in character below! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/12 - LA CAGE AUX FOLLES in Singapore, LITTLE SHOP in Burmingham, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/12 - LA CAGE AUX FOLLES in Singapore, LITTLE SHOP in Burmingham, and More!
by BWW News Desk on May 12, 2017 in Des Moines

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature LE CAGE AUX FOLLES in Singapore, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS in Birmingham, IN THE HEIGHTS in Connecticut and More! (more...)
Des Moines Resident to Receive AACT's 2017 Superior Volunteer Award This Summer Des Moines Resident to Receive AACT's 2017 Superior Volunteer Award This Summer
by BWW News Desk on May 09, 2017 in Des Moines

Gloria Filean of Des Moines is being honored with the Robert E. Gard Superior Volunteer Award from the American Association of Community Theatre (AACT). The award will be presented at an awards ceremony during the AACTFest 2017 national festival in Rochester, MN, June 26-July 1, 2017. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 5/07/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 5/07/2017
by BWW on May 07, 2017 in Des Moines

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/07/2017 for Des Moines (more...)
Des Moines Playhouse presents CINDERELLA 5/12 Des Moines Playhouse presents CINDERELLA 5/12
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2017 in Des Moines

Join the Des Moines Community Playhouse on May 12 for 'Cinderella.' This story is part of the 2016-17 season of Friday Funday, a creative participatory story theatre program for children ages 4-6. Performances are at the Playhouse, Friday, May 12, at 9:30 AM, 10:45 AM, and 1:30 PM. (more...)