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Merrick Theatre & Center for the Arts Celebrates the Summer of Love with HAIR Merrick Theatre & Center for the Arts Celebrates the Summer of Love with HAIR
by BWW News Desk on June 24, 2017 in Long Island

For the original New York Shakespeare Festival production's 50th Anniversary at The Public Theatre, HAIR will be presented at the Merrick Theatre. (more...)
Bay Street Theater Slates Summer Theater Camps & Workshops for Kids & Teens Bay Street Theater Slates Summer Theater Camps & Workshops for Kids & Teens
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2017 in Long Island

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts have announced Summer Theater Camps and Teen Workshops & Master Classes, beginning July 2017. (more...)
Jay Leno to Headline Guild Hall's Season Spectacular Benefit Jay Leno to Headline Guild Hall's Season Spectacular Benefit
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2017 in Long Island

Jay Leno, the celebrated "Tonight Show" host and comedian, takes the stage at Guild Hall in East Hampton on Saturday, July 1 at 7pm. (more...)
Nick Adams to Lead ON THE TOWN at The Gateway in Bellport Village Nick Adams to Lead ON THE TOWN at The Gateway in Bellport Village
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Long Island

On the Town, The 2014 Tony Award nominee for Best New Musical Revival opens at The Gateway in Bellport Village on Wednesday, June 28 and runs through July 15. (more...)
Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre to Present Interactive Installation GREEN AFTERNOON V Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre to Present Interactive Installation GREEN AFTERNOON V
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Long Island

Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre presents Green Afternoon V, an annual interactive garden installation and performance at the home of architects Marcia Previti and Peter Gumpel in East Hampton, NY on Saturday, August 5, 2017. (more...)
Aimee Mann to Play the Landmark on Main This Summer Aimee Mann to Play the Landmark on Main This Summer
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Long Island

Grammy winner Aimee Mann returns to the Jeanne Rimsky Theater at Landmark today, June 20 at 8 PM. (more...)
Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - The Carriage House Players to Present Shakespeare's MACBETH Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - The Carriage House Players to Present Shakespeare's MACBETH
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2017 in Long Island

The Carriage House Players (formerly Arena Players) are proud to present William Shakespeare's Macbeth! (more...)
Ahoy, Mateys! ThinkBIG! to Present PIRATE'S TREASURE Puzzle Rooms Ahoy, Mateys! ThinkBIG! to Present PIRATE'S TREASURE Puzzle Rooms
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2017 in Long Island

ThinkBIG! Theater Arts, Inc. continues their mission of theatrical intelligent play this July with our Pirate's Treasure Puzzle Room Adventure created specifically for kids ages 7yrs- 12yrs and their families. (more...)
'Nerdmantic' Comedy SAVING THROW VERSUS LOVE to Play ThinkBIG! Theater Arts, Inc. 'Nerdmantic' Comedy SAVING THROW VERSUS LOVE to Play ThinkBIG! Theater Arts, Inc.
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2017 in Long Island

When Sam confesses his love for role-playing games to his fiancee, she joins the game and it's a critical fail. A 'nerdmantic' comedy perfect for couples and gamers. (more...)
COMEDY OF ERRORS to Launch Long Island Shakespeare Festival COMEDY OF ERRORS to Launch Long Island Shakespeare Festival
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2017 in Long Island

June 29th marks the opening of the 18th annual Long Island Shakespeare Festival on the Selden campus of Suffolk Community College. Laughter will take center stage for 2 weeks as they present their production of William Shakespeare's COMEDY OF ERRORS. All seating for this production is FREE. The free performances are underwritten by the Suffolk County Community College Association as a gift to Long Island. (more...)
Third Annual Coltrane Day Music Festival Set for 7/22 Third Annual Coltrane Day Music Festival Set for 7/22
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2017 in Long Island

On Saturday, July 22rd 2:00PM - 10:30 PM, The Coltrane Home in Dix Hills in conjunction with the Town of Huntington Summer Arts Festival and the Huntington Arts Council will be staging an all-day, affordable, family-friendly festival of live music and music workshops in beautiful Heckscher Park, Huntington Village. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18
by Audition Roundup on June 18, 2017 in Long Island

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 18, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
BWW Feature: The Luke Neuhedel Foundation presents a charity production of INTO THE WOODS BWW Feature: The Luke Neuhedel Foundation presents a charity production of INTO THE WOODS
by Jaime Zahl on June 19, 2017 in Long Island

A group of Long Island performers and artists are performing for a good cause through June 30 in the Luke Neuhedel Foundation production of Stephen Sondheim's and James Lapine's classic 'Into the Woods.' (more...)
Bay Street Theater Announces 26th Annual Summer Gala Bay Street Theater Announces 26th Annual Summer Gala
by BWW News Desk on June 17, 2017 in Long Island

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts announces the 26th Annual Summer Gala, to take place in Sag Harbor on the Long Wharf on July 15, 2017 benefiting Bay Street's educational and theatrical programs. The evening will include special performances as well as a silent auction, cocktail party, live 'Fantasy Auction,' dinner and dancing. (more...)
GREASE is the Word at the John W. Engeman Theater GREASE is the Word at the John W. Engeman Theater
by BWW News Desk on June 16, 2017 in Long Island

The John W. Engeman Theater announces the cast and creative team for GREASE. Performances begin on Thursday, July 6 at 8:00pm and run through Sunday, August 27, 2017. (more...)
Merrick Theatre & Center for the Arts Celebrates the Summer of Love with HAIR Merrick Theatre & Center for the Arts Celebrates the Summer of Love with HAIR
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2017 in Long Island

For the original New York Shakespeare Festival production's 50th Anniversary at The Public Theatre, HAIR will be presented at the Merrick Theatre. (more...)
Photo Flash: Theatre Three Productions Presents SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER Photo Flash: Theatre Three Productions Presents SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2017 in Long Island

You should be dancing! SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER is the iconic story of Tony Manero, the kid from Brooklyn, who wants to dance his way to a better life. (more...)
BWW Review: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT at Noel S. Ruiz Theatre BWW Review: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT at Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
by Jaime Zahl on June 14, 2017 in Long Island

The 70's and 80's inspired jukebox musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, tells the story of three drag queens who travel across the Australian desert on a journey to reach Alice Springs on the titular bus. (more...)
BWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Theatre Three BWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Theatre Three
by Melissa Giordano on June 15, 2017 in Long Island

Closing out their wonderful 47th Season, Theatre Three offers a first-rate showing of the musical Saturday Night Fever. Based on the iconic 1977 movie and a story by Nik Cohn, this entertaining production, featuring songs by the Bee Gees, runs through June 24th at the charming Port Jefferson venue. This officially opened a few weeks ago and judging by the enthusiastic and still-packed house, you will certainly need to get your tickets quickly. (more...)
Dance Entropy Performs IMPERMANENT LANDSCAPE at LIC Landing Dance Entropy Performs IMPERMANENT LANDSCAPE at LIC Landing
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2017 in Long Island

Valerie Green/Dance Entropy presents Impermanent Landscape, an outdoor performance set against the striking backdrop of the Manhattan skyline, June 28th at 7pm. (more...)
Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for INTIMATE APPAREL at Bay Street Theatre Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for INTIMATE APPAREL at Bay Street Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2017 in Long Island

Bay Street Theater is pleased to announce the cast of INTIMATE APPAREL is now in rehearsal at Chelsea Studios in NYC. The play is by two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and Tony nominee Lynn Nottage and directed by Bay Street Theater Artistic Director Scott Schwartz. Kelly McCreary, currently one of the stars of Grey's Anatomy on ABC, stars as Esther Mills. (more...)
Review Roundup: THE MAN IN THE CEILING at Bay Street Theater Review Roundup: THE MAN IN THE CEILING at Bay Street Theater
by BWW News Desk on June 09, 2017 in Long Island

Bay Street Theater presents THE MAN IN THE CEILING, with book by Jules Feiffer, music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, directed by Jeffrey Seller, producer of Hamilton, running May 30 - June 25. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Jonah Broscow, Andrew Lippa and More in THE MAN IN THE CEILING at Bay Street Theater VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Jonah Broscow, Andrew Lippa and More in THE MAN IN THE CEILING at Bay Street Theater
by BWW News Desk on June 09, 2017 in Long Island

Bay Street Theater presents THE MAN IN THE CEILING, with book by Jules Feiffer, music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, directed by Jeffrey Seller, producer of Hamilton, running now through June 25. Check out highlights from the show in the video below! (more...)
BWW Review: The World Premiere of Andrew Lippa's THE MAN IN THE CEILING at Bay Street Theatre BWW Review: The World Premiere of Andrew Lippa's THE MAN IN THE CEILING at Bay Street Theatre
by Melissa Giordano on June 07, 2017 in Long Island

In their ongoing effort to support new works, the Bay Street Theatre kicks off their 26th main stage season with the World Premiere of Andrew Lippa's latest musical The Man In The Ceiling. Running through June 25th, this endearing production, directed by Tony winner Jeffrey Seller, boasts a stellar cast and creative team. And judging by the very enthusiastic, packed house opening night, you may want to get your tickets quickly. (more...)
Storytelling Show (MOSTLY) TRUE THINGS to Return to Port Jefferson This Month Storytelling Show (MOSTLY) TRUE THINGS to Return to Port Jefferson This Month
by BWW News Desk on June 07, 2017 in Long Island

(MOSTLY) TRUE THINGS, which recently played to a sold-out crowd at The PIT LOFT in Manhattan, will return to the Performing Arts Studio on June 17th. (more...)