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GUYS & DOLLS, STEEL MAGNOLIAS, BEAUTY & THE BEAST and More Highlight Rivertown Theaters' 2017-18 Season GUYS & DOLLS, STEEL MAGNOLIAS, BEAUTY & THE BEAST and More Highlight Rivertown Theaters' 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk on July 24, 2017 in New Orleans

Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts is about to kick-off another spectacular and diverse lineup of productions for the 2017-2018 season. First up on the boards - the Frank Loesser celebrated musical classic, 'Guys & Dolls' running September 8 - 24th. (more...)
SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, JR. to Make a Splash Onstage at JPAS This Weekend SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, JR. to Make a Splash Onstage at JPAS This Weekend
by BWW News Desk on July 24, 2017 in New Orleans

JPAS Theatre Kids! presents 'Singin' in the Rain JR', with screenplay by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, songs by Arthur Freed Nacio and Herb Brown, based on the classic Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film, by special arrangement with Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures, Inc. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 7/23/2017 Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 7/23/2017
by BWW on July 23, 2017 in New Orleans

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/23/2017 for New Orleans (more...)
BWW Review: Rivertown Leads Audiences Under the Sea in A Magical Rendition of  Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID BWW Review: Rivertown Leads Audiences Under the Sea in A Magical Rendition of Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID
by Heidi Scheuermann on July 24, 2017 in New Orleans

If you need a break from this summer's wet 'n wild weather, swim on over to Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts for some inside fun as you enjoy their last show of the 2016-2016 season: Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID. (more...)
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 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 Newsies, Mamma Mia, and More! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 7/16/2017 Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 7/16/2017
by BWW on July 16, 2017 in New Orleans

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/16/2017 for New Orleans (more...)
Rivertown Theaters Announces Auditions for GUYS AND DOLLS Rivertown Theaters Announces Auditions for GUYS AND DOLLS
by BWW News Desk on July 15, 2017 in New Orleans

All are encouraged to attend both the vocal and dance call. Audition sides from the script with be provided at the Callbacks. (more...)
ALICE IN WONDERLAND, JR. to Reopen Westwego Performing Arts Theatre ALICE IN WONDERLAND, JR. to Reopen Westwego Performing Arts Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 14, 2017 in New Orleans

Alice in Wonderland, Jr., presented by Jefferson Performing Arts Society's Theatre Kids, runs this weekend, July 14 - 16, 2017 at the Westwego Performing Arts Center (177 Sala Ave, Westwego, LA 70094). (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 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 BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, PIPPIN, and more! (more...)
Rivertown Theaters to Go Under The Sea with Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID Rivertown Theaters to Go Under The Sea with Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2017 in New Orleans

As part of its Summer Theater Festival for Families, Rivertown Theaters will close out its 2016-2017 season with a lavish production of one of Disney's timeless Broadway musicals that continues to be a favorite with multi-generations July 13 - 23. (more...)
ALICE IN WONDERLAND, JR. to Reopen Westwego Performing Arts Theatre ALICE IN WONDERLAND, JR. to Reopen Westwego Performing Arts Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 12, 2017 in New Orleans

Alice in Wonderland, Jr., presented by Jefferson Performing Arts Society's Theatre Kids, runs this weekend, July 14 - 16, 2017 at the Westwego Performing Arts Center (177 Sala Ave, Westwego, LA 70094). (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 New Orleans

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...)
NOLA Voice Theatre presents the Second Show in its Summer Season NOLA Voice Theatre presents the Second Show in its Summer Season
by BWW News Desk on July 09, 2017 in New Orleans

NOLA Voice Theatre, New Orleans' only theatre troupe dedicated to the art and preservation of voice theatre, presents the second show of their summer season of three monthly showcase productions benefitting the new Valiant Theatre and Lounge. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 9 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 9
by Audition Roundup on July 09, 2017 in New Orleans

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 9, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 7/09/2017 Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 7/09/2017
by BWW on July 09, 2017 in New Orleans

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/09/2017 for New Orleans (more...)
2017 Running of The RollerBulls in New Orleans Turns It Up a Notch 2017 Running of The RollerBulls in New Orleans Turns It Up a Notch
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2017 in New Orleans

Nola Bulls, LLC announces the full lineup for the 11th edition of the world famous San Fermin in Nueva Orleans (SFNO), a.k.a. 'The Running of the Bulls in New Orleans.' Organizers say they are committed to transcending the farthest reaches of joy currently known to mortal men, taking this event it to the ultimate limits good times, great food, tasty drinks, and general feelings of 'Por Que No?' or Why Not? (more...)
NOLA Project Announces 2017-18 Season NOLA Project Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk on July 07, 2017 in New Orleans

The NOLA Project, New Orleans' premier professional ensemble theatre company, under the Artistic Direction of A.J. Allegra, is excited to announce the company's 2017-18 Season, Lucky No. 13. (more...)
New Orleans Shakespeare Festival to Bring THE TEMPEST to Tulane New Orleans Shakespeare Festival to Bring THE TEMPEST to Tulane
by BWW News Desk on July 07, 2017 in New Orleans

The New Orleans Shakespeare Festival at Tulane, New Orleans' professional classical theatre company, will close out its 24th Season with a magical production of Shakespeare's The Tempest. (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 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 BEAUTIFUL, THE LION KING, DISASTER, MY FAIR LADY, and more! (more...)
JAMBALAYA THE MUSICAL Opens Today at Jefferson Performing Arts Center JAMBALAYA THE MUSICAL Opens Today at Jefferson Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk on July 06, 2017 in New Orleans

JAMBALAYA, THE MUSICAL is a rollicking, contemporary musical set on the shores of the lush Louisiana Bayou. A high-energy, electrifying tale with pathos, comedy and heart, the music extends from Broadway Rock to Zydeco, Cajun and Hip Hop. A 'coming-of-age' story with fiery music, sizzling dance, magic, mysticism and a cast of colorful characters. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 2 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 2
by Audition Roundup on July 02, 2017 in New Orleans

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 2, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 7/02/2017 Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 7/02/2017
by BWW on July 02, 2017 in New Orleans

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/02/2017 for New Orleans (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 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 THE LITTLE MERMAID, RAGTIME, NEWSIES, and more! (more...)
CAMINO REAL by Tennessee Williams Opens in New Orleans at the Marigny Opera House This July CAMINO REAL by Tennessee Williams Opens in New Orleans at the Marigny Opera House This July
by BWW News Desk on June 28, 2017 in New Orleans

You've never seen Tennessee Williams like this before. From the characters to the setting, nothing compares to Camino Real. The play takes place in a mythic border town situated in the Southwest, or perhaps tucked just inside of Mexico, which sits in the shadow of a gargantuan border wall built to keep the bad hombres out-or is it built to keep the residents of the town in? This summer The Tennessee Williams Theatre Company of New Orleans will transport audiences to this sultry dreamscape at the glorious Marigny Opera House (725 St. Ferdinand Street) beginning in July and running through August.  (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 6/25/2017 Now Playing Onstage in New Orleans - Week of 6/25/2017
by BWW on June 25, 2017 in New Orleans

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/25/2017 for New Orleans (more...)