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CLUE THE MUSICAL Brings The Board Game To Life At Broadway Palm! CLUE THE MUSICAL Brings The Board Game To Life At Broadway Palm!
by BWW News Desk on May 18, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Whodunit? That's what Broadway Palm needs your help discovering as they present Clue the Musical, playing now through June 24, 2017. The internationally popular board game is now a fun-filled, interactive musical which brings the world's best known suspects to life! Broadway Palm invites the audience to help them solve the mystery: who killed Mr. Boddy, in what room and with what weapon?! (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 Ft. Myers/Naples

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...)
Florida State Budget Cuts Funding For the Arts and Culture Florida State Budget Cuts Funding For the Arts and Culture
by Stephanie Wild on May 17, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Arts and culture funding has been taking big hits nationwide and it seems Florida is the next state to face these struggles. According to the Herald Tribune, the state budget was recently approved by Florida Legislature and now awaits response from Gov. Rick Scott. The budget allocates $29.8 million to four arts and cultural categories, down from $33 million last year. (more...)
PJ MASKS to Hit the Road with First-Ever Tour PJ MASKS LIVE! TIME TO BE A HERO PJ MASKS to Hit the Road with First-Ever Tour PJ MASKS LIVE! TIME TO BE A HERO
by BWW News Desk on May 15, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Entertainment One (eOne) and Round Room Presents have announced that 'PJ Masks Live! Time to Be a Hero,' a brand-new, fully-immersive musical production, will take to the stage, touring across North America starting in September 2017. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 5/14/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 5/14/2017
by BWW on May 14, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/14/2017 for Ft. Myers/Naples (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 Ft. Myers/Naples

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...)
Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 5/07/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 5/07/2017
by BWW on May 07, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/07/2017 for Ft. Myers/Naples (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/5 - IN THE HEIGHTS in DC, 42ND STREET in Denver, TITLE OF SHOW in Baltimore and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/5 - IN THE HEIGHTS in DC, 42ND STREET in Denver, TITLE OF SHOW in Baltimore and More!
by BWW News Desk on May 05, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

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 a Spanish adaptation of IN THE HEIGHTS in Washington, DC, HERE LIES LOVE at Seattle Rep, and WEST SIDE STORY in Los Angeles, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 4/30/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 4/30/2017
by BWW on April 30, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/30/2017 for Ft. Myers/Naples (more...)
Nominate NOW for the First-Ever 2017 BWW Classical Music Awards! Nominate NOW for the First-Ever 2017 BWW Classical Music Awards!
by BWW Staff on April 28, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2017 BWW Classical Music Awards! The awards honor professional classical music recordings that were released from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016. Our BWW editors have set the categories and now YOU get to nominate and vote for your favorites! Nominations are reader-submitted and will be open through May 15th. (more...)
Nominate NOW for the First-Ever 2017 BWW Dance Awards! Nominate NOW for the First-Ever 2017 BWW Dance Awards!
by BWW Staff on April 28, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2017 BWW Dance Awards! Dance professionals, professional dance companies, and professional dance productions in all dance genres in any part of the United States are eligible. The awards honor professional dance in America that took place from January 1st to December 31st 2016. Our editors have set the categories and now YOU get to nominate and vote for your favorites! Nominations are reader-submitted and will be open through May 15. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/28; IN THE HEIGHTS in DC, HERE LIES LOVE at Seattle Rep and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/28; IN THE HEIGHTS in DC, HERE LIES LOVE at Seattle Rep and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on April 28, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

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 a Spanish adaptation of IN THE HEIGHTS in Washington, DC, HERE LIES LOVE at Seattle Rep, and WEST SIDE STORY in Los Angeles, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
BWW Review: FACULTY RECITAL at FSW BlackBox Theater BWW Review: FACULTY RECITAL at FSW BlackBox Theater
by Fran Thomas on April 26, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Music faculty at Florida SouthWestern State College presented an eclectic concert to an audience of students, faculty, friends, and community members. (more...)
JONAH: ON STAGE! to Splash Into Cinemas Next Month JONAH: ON STAGE! to Splash Into Cinemas Next Month
by BWW News Desk on April 24, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Sight & Sound is taking its hit musical to the big screen. After being filmed before a live audience at the spectacular Lancaster, PA theater, JONAH: On Stage! will be featured on over 600 movie screens nationwide for a one-night event. (more...)
Browse and Add Your Listings to BroadwayWorld's Free Classifieds Browse and Add Your Listings to BroadwayWorld's Free Classifieds
by BWW Staff on April 24, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Looking for your next theatre related job? BroadwayWorld has a database full of listings for jobs in the theatre/entertainment industry! Looking for candidates to fill that open position? Adding a listing to the BroadwayWorld Classifieds is free! (more...)
BWW Blog: Christopher Panella - Applying for College and Choosing Your Path BWW Blog: Christopher Panella - Applying for College and Choosing Your Path
by Guest Blogger: Christopher Panella on April 24, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Hello, readers! It's been a long time since I've uploaded an article. My high school readers know that the January to April area is a particularly difficult one, especially with AP classes, senior events, and college decisions. I decided that this article should be an update on my past three months and a guide for future seniors who hit those college and future obstacles. (more...)
TheatreZone Announces Second Saturday Matinee for 2017-18 Shows TheatreZone Announces Second Saturday Matinee for 2017-18 Shows
by BWW News Desk on April 24, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

TheatreZone announces that, to meet increasing demand, it has added a second Saturday matinee to its 2017-18 shows schedule. These performances will take place on the first Saturday of each show's run, increasing total performances of a show from 11 to 12. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 4/23/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 4/23/2017
by BWW on April 23, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/23/2017 for Ft. Myers/Naples (more...)
Florida Rep Announces Directors and Casts for 2017 PlayLab Festival Florida Rep Announces Directors and Casts for 2017 PlayLab Festival
by BWW News Desk on April 21, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Florida Repertory Theatre's 2017 PlayLab Festival of new plays and emerging voices plays in the Historic Arcade and ArtStage Studio Theatres April 27-30. The 2017 Festival features six new play readings, a keynote address and playwrights' panel, and two premieres of plays that were read as part of last year's PlayLab. (more...)
Nominations NOW OPEN for 2017 BWW Dance Awards! Nominations NOW OPEN for 2017 BWW Dance Awards!
by BWW Staff on April 21, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2017 BWW Dance Awards! Dance professionals, professional dance companies, and professional dance productions in all dance genres in any part of the United States are eligible. The awards honor professional dance in America that took place from January 1st to December 31st 2016. Our editors have set the categories and now YOU get to nominate and vote for your favorites! Nominations are reader-submitted and will be open through May 15. (more...)
Nominations NOW OPEN for 2017 BWW Classical Music Awards! Nominations NOW OPEN for 2017 BWW Classical Music Awards!
by BWW Staff on April 21, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2017 BWW Classical Music Awards! The awards honor professional classical music recordings that were released from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016. Our BWW editors have set the categories and now YOU get to nominate and vote for your favorites! Nominations are reader-submitted and will be open through May 15th. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/21; TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in Salt Lake, THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE in L.A. and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/21; TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in Salt Lake, THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE in L.A. and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on April 21, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

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 WEST SIDE STORY in Philadelphia, THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE in Los Angeles, and TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in Salt Lake City, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
CABARET Joins Florida Rep's 20th Anniversary Season CABARET Joins Florida Rep's 20th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk on April 19, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Florida Repertory Theatre is pleased to announce Kander and Ebb's 12-time Tony Award-winning musical, 'Cabaret' as part of its 20th Anniversary Season. (more...)
Theatre Conspiracy presents the World Premiere of NOLI TIMERE (Don't Be Afraid) by Jared Michael Delaney Theatre Conspiracy presents the World Premiere of NOLI TIMERE (Don't Be Afraid) by Jared Michael Delaney
by BWW News Desk on April 17, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

Theatre Conspiracy presents the world premiere of the thrilling and suspenseful NOLI TIMERE (Don't Be Afraid) by Jared Michael Delaney and directed by Bill Taylor at the Alliance for the Arts. NOLI TIMERE (Don't Be Afraid) is the winner of Theatre Conspiracy's 2016/2017 New Play Contest. The contest, now in its 18th year, provides opportunity for audiences to get involved with play selection and production. This is the last production of Theatre Conspiracy's 2016/2017 season. (more...)
BroadwayWorld Seeks Regional Editors, Production and Student Bloggers in Ft. Myers BroadwayWorld Seeks Regional Editors, Production and Student Bloggers in Ft. Myers
by BWW News Desk on April 17, 2017 in Ft. Myers/Naples

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...)