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Tony and Emmy Award-Winning Powerhouse LaChanze to Bring FEELING GOOD to The Cabaret Tony and Emmy Award-Winning Powerhouse LaChanze to Bring FEELING GOOD to The Cabaret
by BWW News Desk on April 25, 2017 in Indianapolis

Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress and concert star LaChanze brings her electric new concert 'Feeling Good,' to The Cabaret. The powerhouse vocalist and award-winning star of The Color Purple, If/Then, Once on This Island, and more has created a one of a kind show that provides a peek into her life through song. (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 Indianapolis

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...)
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by BWW News Desk on April 24, 2017 in Indianapolis

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...)
Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 4/23/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 4/23/2017
by BWW on April 23, 2017 in Indianapolis

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/23/2017 for Indianapolis (more...)
Nominations NOW OPEN for 2017 BWW Dance Awards! Nominations NOW OPEN for 2017 BWW Dance Awards!
by BWW News Desk on April 21, 2017 in Indianapolis

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 News Desk on April 21, 2017 in Indianapolis

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 Indianapolis

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...)
Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 4/16/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 4/16/2017
by BWW on April 16, 2017 in Indianapolis

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/16/2017 for Indianapolis (more...)
Phoenix Theatre Breaks Ground for New Building Phoenix Theatre Breaks Ground for New Building
by BWW News Desk on April 13, 2017 in Indianapolis

Phoenix Theatre announces the Ground Breaking Ceremony for the construction of its new, state-of-the-art facility.  Details for the ceremony will follow at a later date. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/14; A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Arena Stage, JC SUPERSTAR in Raleigh and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/14; A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Arena Stage, JC SUPERSTAR in Raleigh and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on April 14, 2017 in Indianapolis

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 RAISIN IN THE SUN at Arena Stage, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR in Raleigh, and SCOTTSBORO BOYS in Phoenix, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 4/09/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 4/09/2017
by BWW on April 09, 2017 in Indianapolis

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/09/2017 for Indianapolis (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/7; NEXT TO NORMAL in Connecticut, I AM MY OWN WIFE in Oklahoma and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/7; NEXT TO NORMAL in Connecticut, I AM MY OWN WIFE in Oklahoma and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on April 07, 2017 in Indianapolis

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 in Connecticut, I AM MY OWN WIFE in Oklahoma, and RULES OF SECONDS in Los Angeles, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
Broadway Green Alliance Honors 2017 College Green Captain Contest Winner Broadway Green Alliance Honors 2017 College Green Captain Contest Winner
by BWW News Desk on April 04, 2017 in Indianapolis

The Broadway Green Alliance (BGA) has announced the winner of its annual College Green Captain contest. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 4/02/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 4/02/2017
by BWW on April 02, 2017 in Indianapolis

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/02/2017 for Indianapolis (more...)
Photo Flash: MY FAIR LADY Opens Tonight at Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre Photo Flash: MY FAIR LADY Opens Tonight at Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre
by BWW News Desk on March 30, 2017 in Indianapolis

A beloved musical has returned to Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre after 20 years. Lerner and Loewe's classic My Fair Lady is Broadway's version of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion, won six Tony Awards including Best Musical, and is now on stage through May 14. (more...)
BWW Review: 'Dancing in the Street' with MOTOWN THE MUSICAL at Old National Centre BWW Review: 'Dancing in the Street' with MOTOWN THE MUSICAL at Old National Centre
by The Marriage Matinee on March 30, 2017 in Indianapolis

Imagine an era full of raw energy, vivid passion, and a thirst, drive, and talent that is unparalleled in American musical history. This vibrant scene is revived in MOTOWN THE MUSICAL, an embodiment of a people's voice that speaks to the soul of America. It evokes its dreams and its drive, and the audience is not only a witness but a participant in this remembrance of a time when the sounds of pure talent were teeming from every radio. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 3/31; THE LAST FIVE YEARS in Omaha, CAROUSEL in L.A. and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 3/31; THE LAST FIVE YEARS in Omaha, CAROUSEL in L.A. and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on March 31, 2017 in Indianapolis

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 THE LAST FIVE YEARS in Omaha, LA CAGE AUX FOLLES in Tampa, and CAROUSEL in Los Angeles, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
Kaitlyn Baker to Perform at The Rathskeller in Indianapolis, 3/31 Kaitlyn Baker to Perform at The Rathskeller in Indianapolis, 3/31
by BWW News Desk on March 29, 2017 in Indianapolis

Emerging Nashville recording artist Kaitlyn Baker will make her Indianapolis debut on Friday, March 31, with an acoustic performance at The Rathskeller, the city's acclaimed German restaurant and music venue. (more...)
David Blaine to Take His Magic On The Road in First-Ever North American Tour David Blaine to Take His Magic On The Road in First-Ever North American Tour
by BWW News Desk on March 27, 2017 in Indianapolis

Having revolutionized modern magic and mesmerized audiences unlike any performer in history, magician, illusionist, and stunt artist David Blaine will embark on his first-ever North American tour, announced today.  (more...)
Buck Creek Players Serves Up a Comedic and Nostalgic Experience with MASH Buck Creek Players Serves Up a Comedic and Nostalgic Experience with MASH
by BWW News Desk on March 27, 2017 in Indianapolis

Experience the Buck Creek Players Collection of Favorites as we continue our 43rd season of quality theater with the stage version of the popular book, film, and television series, M*A*S*H by Tim Kelly, adapted from the book by Richard Hooker. This comedic and nostalgic production will open on Friday, March 31st, and continue for two weekends through Sunday, April 9th. Curtain times are at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, with 2:30 p.m. matinees on Sunday. All performances will be held at the Buck Creek Playhouse, 11150 Southeastern Avenue. Admission is $18 for adults and $16 for students and senior citizens (62 and older). (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 3/26/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 3/26/2017
by BWW on March 26, 2017 in Indianapolis

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/26/2017 for Indianapolis (more...)
BWW Feature: Broadway Couple Amy Spanger and Brian Shepard Launch MARRIED TO BROADWAY Masterclass Tour BWW Feature: Broadway Couple Amy Spanger and Brian Shepard Launch MARRIED TO BROADWAY Masterclass Tour
by Kyle Christopher West on March 25, 2017 in Indianapolis

Between their two lofty resumes, Broadway husband-and-wife duo Amy Spanger and Brian Shepard have a grand total of 15 Broadway credits to their names. Adding in their multiple film/TV credits and cast recordings, the phrase 'triple threat' couldn't be a better fit to define their talents. And with the skills they've honed on 'the boards,' the couple is eager to support the next generation of Broadway gypsies through their new training program: 'Married to Broadway.' (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 3/24; SPRING AWAKENING in Maine, A RAISIN IN THE SUN in Charlotte and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 3/24; SPRING AWAKENING in Maine, A RAISIN IN THE SUN in Charlotte and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on March 24, 2017 in Indianapolis

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 SPRING AWAKENING in Maine, A RAISIN IN THE SUN in Charlotte, and BUS STOP in Denver, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
Phoenix Theatre Announces THE OPEN HAND Phoenix Theatre Announces THE OPEN HAND
by BWW News Desk on March 21, 2017 in Indianapolis

Phoenix Theatre of Indianapolis announces the regional premiere of The Open Hand, which opens April 20, 2017 on the Livia and Steve Russell Stage. This production runs through May 14, 2017, with Dale McFadden serving as director. (more...)
BWW Review: Humors and Egos Collide in THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) at Civic Theatre BWW Review: Humors and Egos Collide in THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) at Civic Theatre
by The Marriage Matinee on March 20, 2017 in Indianapolis

If you have a fondness for frivolity, a love of all things irreverent, a strong like or dislike for Shakespeare, and a ready and willing laugh, you belong at the Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre's production of THE COMPLETE WORKS OF SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED). (more...)