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Legendary Harlem Globetrotters Return to Orleans Arena 10/27 Legendary Harlem Globetrotters Return to Orleans Arena 10/27
by BWW News Desk on May 25, 2017 in New Orleans

The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters return to the Orleans Arena to showcase their incredible ball handling wizardry, rim-rattling dunks, trick shots, comedy and unequaled fan interaction on Friday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. (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 New Orleans

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...)
Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 5/21/2017 Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 5/21/2017
by BWW on May 21, 2017 in New Orleans

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/21/2017 for New Orleans (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 New Orleans

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...)
MAN IN BLACK: A Tribute to Johnny Cash Comes to The Orleans Showroom 6/30 and 7/1 MAN IN BLACK: A Tribute to Johnny Cash Comes to The Orleans Showroom 6/30 and 7/1
by BWW News Desk on May 17, 2017 in New Orleans

"Man in Black: A Tribute to Johnny Cash" will bring Cash's classic hits to The Orleans Showroom on June 30 and July 1. (more...)
Rivertown Theaters and Patchworks Players present ALADDIN Rivertown Theaters and Patchworks Players present ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk on May 16, 2017 in New Orleans

Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts' 2017 season offers another delightful children's production this summer with the popular Patchwork Players original show, Aladdin June 24 - 30. (more...)
Rivertown Theaters and Patchworks Players Present HANSEL & GRETEL Rivertown Theaters and Patchworks Players Present HANSEL & GRETEL
by BWW News Desk on May 16, 2017 in New Orleans

Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts' 2017 season offers another delightful children's production this summer with the popular Patchwork Players original show, Hansel & Gretel June 5 - 11. (more...)
Sister Wants To See You at Rivertown Theaters for LATE NITE CATECHISM Sister Wants To See You at Rivertown Theaters for LATE NITE CATECHISM
by BWW News Desk on May 16, 2017 in New Orleans

Class will be in session and sister is taking names of all who attend Late Nite Catechism running for only four shows at Rivertown Theaters June 2 - 4.   (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 New Orleans

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 New Orleans - Week of 5/14/2017 Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 5/14/2017
by BWW on May 14, 2017 in New Orleans

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/14/2017 for New Orleans (more...)
Shakespeare Festival Partners with Cripple Creek Theatre in Taking Shakespeare to New Audiences Shakespeare Festival Partners with Cripple Creek Theatre in Taking Shakespeare to New Audiences
by BWW News Desk on May 12, 2017 in New Orleans

The New Orleans Shakespeare Festival at Tulane, in partnership with Cripple Creek Theatre Company, is bringing Shakespeare out of the theater and on the road with an exciting production of The Taming of the Shrew. (more...)
BWW Review: FINDING NEVERLAND Sprinkles Fairy Magic at Saenger BWW Review: FINDING NEVERLAND Sprinkles Fairy Magic at Saenger
by Tara Bennett on May 11, 2017 in New Orleans

Once upon a time, there lived a playwright who never wanted to grow up. And so, he wrote a play about a boy who never does. (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 New Orleans

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...)
Wizard World to Screen Original ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW in New Orleans Wizard World to Screen Original ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW in New Orleans
by BWW News Desk on May 11, 2017 in New Orleans

Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) presents its first screening of the 1975 classic musical THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW during the Wizard World Comic Con New Orleans, Saturday, January 7. (more...)
BWW Interview: Karen Murphy as Mrs. du Maurier in FINDING NEVERLAND Flies into the Saenger for One Week! BWW Interview: Karen Murphy as Mrs. du Maurier in FINDING NEVERLAND Flies into the Saenger for One Week!
by Heidi Scheuermann on May 10, 2017 in New Orleans

This week, through May 14th, the good people of New Orleans have the opportunity to experience the story of Peter Pan like never before. FINDING NEVERLAND gives us an inside look at the life of the beloved story's author, J.M. Barrie, and teaches us not only how he was inspired to write about the boy who could fly, but to learn to fly ourselves! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 5/07/2017 Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 5/07/2017
by BWW on May 07, 2017 in New Orleans

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/07/2017 for New Orleans (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 New Orleans

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 New Orleans - Week of 4/30/2017 Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 4/30/2017
by BWW on April 30, 2017 in New Orleans

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/30/2017 for New Orleans (more...)
FOREIGN TO MYSELF: Goat in the Road Production's Newest Work Comes to the CAC 5/18-21 FOREIGN TO MYSELF: Goat in the Road Production's Newest Work Comes to the CAC 5/18-21
by BWW News Desk on April 27, 2017 in New Orleans

The Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans (CAC) is pleased to present the latest work from the critically-acclaimed New Orleans theater company, Goat in the Road Productions. Foreign to Myself--set for a multi-day run at the CAC on May 18-21, 2017--is a visually-stunning production in which performers utilize historical accounts, personal interviews, scientific research, dark humor, immersive sound design, and precise physicality to explore an unsettlingly common occurrence. (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 New Orleans

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 New Orleans

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 New Orleans

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...)
Arts Classes for Adults Announced for The NOCCA Institute's Summer Studio Arts Classes for Adults Announced for The NOCCA Institute's Summer Studio
by BWW News Desk on April 25, 2017 in New Orleans

Have you ever wanted to take a cooking lesson from acclaimed Chef Frank Brigtsen? How about a music appreciation class from pianist Michael Pellera? Or study writing with author Lara Naughton? This June and July, you can do all that and more at The NOCCA Institute's Summer Studio. Summer Studio is two months of classes and workshops for adults, and they're taught by NOCCA's outstanding faculty, alumni, and visiting artists. (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 New Orleans

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 Staff on April 24, 2017 in New Orleans

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...)