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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 21, 2017 in Memphis

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 Newsies, Mamma Mia, and More! (more...)
HAMILTON's Mandy Gonzalez and More Set for Halloran Centre Music Series HAMILTON's Mandy Gonzalez and More Set for Halloran Centre Music Series
by BWW News Desk on July 19, 2017 in Memphis

Today, the Halloran Centre at the Orpheum revealed the lineup for the second annual On Stage at the Halloran Centre music series. Beginning in September and running through April 2018, 10 artists will take the stage in the intimate 361-seat theatre. These multi-talented solo, duo, and ensemble acts represent more than eight different genres, providing something for every music lover.  (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 7/16/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 7/16/2017
by BWW on July 16, 2017 in Memphis

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/16/2017 for Memphis (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/14 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/14 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 14, 2017 in Memphis

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 BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, PIPPIN, and more! (more...)
DANCING WITH THE STARS: LIVE! - WE CAME TO DANCE to Hit Memphis This Summer DANCING WITH THE STARS: LIVE! - WE CAME TO DANCE to Hit Memphis This Summer
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2017 in Memphis

Following the success of the sold out "Dancing with the Stars: Live! - We Came to Dance" tour this winter, TV's hottest show is going back on tour across America this summer in "Dancing with the Stars: Live! - Hot Summer Nights." Fans of the show have the opportunity to see the best ballroom dancers in the business perform live in Memphis, TN. (more...)
THE NATIONAL MONOLOGUE SLAM to Take Groundbreaking Acting Competition Around the U.S. THE NATIONAL MONOLOGUE SLAM to Take Groundbreaking Acting Competition Around the U.S.
by BWW News Desk on July 11, 2017 in Memphis

The folks who gave you Manhattan Monologue Slam are going national with The National Monologue Slam, the latest creation from the minds of Philip and Robert Galinsky.  The brothers have been serving the acting community since 2003 with their groundbreaking monthly competition The Manhattan Monologue Slam, an opportunity for emerging actors to perform for industry professionals each and every month by providing a panel of judges consisting of agents, casting directors, producers and the like, offering valuable advice and critiques of the performers.    (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 7/09/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 7/09/2017
by BWW on July 09, 2017 in Memphis

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/09/2017 for Memphis (more...)
Three Memphis Tenors Come to Theatre Memphis Three Memphis Tenors Come to Theatre Memphis
by BWW News Desk on July 07, 2017 in Memphis

Three Memphis Tenors… and a Baritone, a fun and original cabaret performance as part of a Summer Showcase, opens at Theatre Memphis in the Next Stage July 7 and runs through July 23, 2017. Featuring four Theatre Memphis mainstay performers, Philip Himebook, Charles McGowan, Joseph Lackie, and Charles 'Chuck' Hodges, Theatre Memphis has created its very own version of the The Three Tenors but with a twist.  With favorites primarily from Broadway and opera, musical director Jeff Brewer has conceived an evening that will unite the best and brightest voices for the perfect summer offering. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/7 - BEAUTIFUL, LION KING, DISASTER, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/7 - BEAUTIFUL, LION KING, DISASTER, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 07, 2017 in Memphis

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 BEAUTIFUL, THE LION KING, DISASTER, MY FAIR LADY, and more! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 7/02/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 7/02/2017
by BWW on July 02, 2017 in Memphis

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/02/2017 for Memphis (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/29 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, RAGTIME, NEWSIES, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/29 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, RAGTIME, NEWSIES, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 30, 2017 in Memphis

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 LITTLE MERMAID, RAGTIME, NEWSIES, and more! (more...)
HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, Starring Ryan Bowie, Returns Friday to the Roxy Regional Theatre HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, Starring Ryan Bowie, Returns Friday to the Roxy Regional Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 28, 2017 in Memphis

In 2014, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH changed Roxy Regional Theatre Executive Director Ryan Bowie's life as a performer and a person. (more...)
Tickets on Sale 7/14 for THE KING AND I at the Orpheum Tickets on Sale 7/14 for THE KING AND I at the Orpheum
by BWW News Desk on June 27, 2017 in Memphis

The national tour of the Lincoln Center Theater production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's THE KING AND I will play the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis, TN September 19-24, 2017. (more...)
Three Memphis Tenors Come to Theatre Memphis Three Memphis Tenors Come to Theatre Memphis
by BWW News Desk on June 26, 2017 in Memphis

Three Memphis Tenors… and a Baritone, a fun and original cabaret performance as part of a Summer Showcase, opens at Theatre Memphis in the Next Stage July 7 and runs through July 23, 2017. Featuring four Theatre Memphis mainstay performers, Philip Himebook, Charles McGowan, Joseph Lackie, and Charles 'Chuck' Hodges, Theatre Memphis has created its very own version of the The Three Tenors but with a twist.  With favorites primarily from Broadway and opera, musical director Jeff Brewer has conceived an evening that will unite the best and brightest voices for the perfect summer offering. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 6/25/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 6/25/2017
by BWW on June 25, 2017 in Memphis

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/25/2017 for Memphis (more...)
MBAA Jazz-A-F!RE Presents Living Legends Series MBAA Jazz-A-F!RE Presents Living Legends Series
by BWW News Desk on June 24, 2017 in Memphis

On the last Sunday of each month, Memphis Black Arts Alliance is delighted to present some of the BEST artists in the area at Jazz-A-F!RE. Come and relax to the cool sounds of house band Prime Cut Trio, house DJ c'beyohn, along with spectacular vocals by host Cequita Monique. The event ends with an invitation to the audience to join the band on stage in the BYOI (Bring Your Own Instrument) for a full-out jam session!  (more...)
Orpheum's LOVE LETTERS to Benefit Church Health Center This June Orpheum's LOVE LETTERS to Benefit Church Health Center This June
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2017 in Memphis

Love Letters, A.R. Gurney's disarmingly funny, emotional portrait of the rebellious Melissa Gardner and straight-as-an-arrow Andrew Makepeace Ladd III, is coming to the stage of the Orpheum's Halloran Centre for two nights on June 23 and June 24. (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 Memphis

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 Memphis - Week of 6/18/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 6/18/2017
by BWW on June 18, 2017 in Memphis

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/18/2017 for Memphis (more...)
Summer Showcase Announced at Theatre Memphis Summer Showcase Announced at Theatre Memphis
by BWW News Desk on June 16, 2017 in Memphis

Three Memphis Tenors… and a Baritone, a fun and original cabaret performance as part of a Summer Showcase, opens at Theatre Memphis in the Next Stage July 7 and runs through July 23, 2017. Featuring four Theatre Memphis mainstay performers, Philip Himebook, Charles McGowan, Joseph Lackie, and Charles "Chuck" Hodges, Theatre Memphis has created its very own version of the "The Three Tenors" but with a twist.  With favorites primarily from Broadway and opera, musical director Jeff Brewer has conceived an evening that will unite the best and brightest voices for the perfect summer offering. (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 Memphis

'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...)
Comedian John Mulaney to Headline the Orpheum This October Comedian John Mulaney to Headline the Orpheum This October
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2017 in Memphis

John Mulaney is an Emmy Award winning writer and comedian. He most recently starred in the Broadway hit, 'Oh, Hello on Broadway" alongside Nick Kroll. In 2015 Mulaney released his 3rd hour stand up special a Netflix Original titled "THE COMEBACK KID" which the AV Club called "his best hour of his career." Catch Mulaney at the Orpheum Theatre on Tuesday, October 17 at 7pm. (more...)
THE HEAD AND THE HEART to Play the Orpheum This Fall THE HEAD AND THE HEART to Play the Orpheum This Fall
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2017 in Memphis

THE HEAD AND THE HEART plus The Shelters will perform at the Orpheum Theatre (203 S. Main Street, Memphis TN 38103) on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 7:30 PM. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 6/11/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Memphis - Week of 6/11/2017
by BWW on June 11, 2017 in Memphis

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/11/2017 for Memphis (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Tennessee Shakespeare's THE COMEDY OF ERRORS Photo Flash: First Look at Tennessee Shakespeare's THE COMEDY OF ERRORS
by BWW News Desk on June 09, 2017 in Memphis

THE COMEDY OF ERRORS by William Shakespeare, directed by Tony Simotes, is being produced by Tennessee Shakespeare Company in partnership with the University of Memphis' Dept. of Theatre & Dance at the University of Memphis Theatre Building (3745 Central Avenue), now through June 18. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)