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Dume Drops Out Of Paris DANCE OF THE VAMPIRES Due To Injury; Stephane Metro Takes Over|
by Pat Cerasaro
(9/3/2014) - Jim Steinman and Michael Kunze's international mega-hit gothic musical DANCE OF THE VAMPIRES is coming to Paris and the marquee for the production has been unveiled over the Mogador Theatre.
More Photos Of New SAILOR MOON Stage Musical, PETITE ETRANGERE
by Pat Cerasaro
(9/3/2014) - A flashy new stage musical based on the super-successful long-running Japanese anime series SAILOR MOON, titled SAILOR MOON PETITE ETRANGERE, is currently running in Tokyo and a new look at the production is now available to view via a series of production photos.
RPM & Adam Beyer to Present DRUMCODE ISLAND at Governors Beach Club, 9/13
by BWW News Desk (New York City)
(9/2/2014) - New York City's Governors Island will be crowned DRUMCODE ISLAND on September 13 as RPM & Adam Beyer present the Drumcode label showcase at Governors Beach Club. Keep the beat going with a final techno summer bacchanal featuring Drumcode's Adam Beyer, Harvey Mckay, Sam Paganini, and Bart Skils.
Erica Papillion-Posey and Clayton G. Williams to Bring SOULS OF THE SOIL to Denver, 10/25
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Denver )
(9/2/2014) - Following a sold-out summer European tour, Erica Papillion-Posey, mezzo-soprano, and Clayton G. Williams, baritone, will perform their blockbuster concert series, Souls of the Soil, for Denver audiences.
Steven Dietz's PRIVATE EYES to Open 9/20 at Shakespeare & Company
by BWW News Desk (Boston)
(9/2/2014) - Shakespeare & Company unleashes its Fall Season with the hilarious thriller Private Eyes written by Steven Dietz and directed by Jonathan Croy. Private Eyes runs weekends only in the Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre September 20 - November 9.
FIDDLER ON THE ROOF to Conclude 2014 Season at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, 10/9-11/23
by BWW News Desk (Indianapolis)
(9/2/2014) - In a true celebration of tradition, Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre's 2014 Season concludes with the 10-time Tony Award-winning: Fiddler on the Roof. This heartwarming musical marks its 50th Anniversary this year, and opens on Oct. 9 at Beef & Boards.
Beef & Boards' Pyramid Players to Present SLEEPING BEAUTY, 10/17-11/15
by BWW News Desk (Indianapolis)
(9/2/2014) - A classic comes to the stage when Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre's Pyramid Players present a one-hour musical version of Sleeping Beauty this fall. Based on the favorite childhood fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm, this final production in the 2014 Live Theatre for Kids series is on stage Oct. 17 through Nov. 15 for kids of all ages.
GREASE to Play USCB Center for the Arts, 9/5-14
by BWW News Desk (South Carolina)
(9/2/2014) - It is still the word and this September, The University of South Carolina Beaufort's Center for the Arts is bringing Grease to the main stage
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The Studio@620's 2014 Studio Honors Event THE MAGIC OF COMMUNITY Set for 11/1
by BWW News Desk (St. Petersburg)
(9/2/2014) - The Studio@620 has announced this year's Studio Honors will be held on Saturday, November 1st at 6:20 PM for the first time at the historic Coliseum in St. Petersburg.
StageOne Family Theatre to Present PETIT ROUGE: A CAJUN RED RIDING HOOD, 10/11-11/1
by BWW News Desk (Louisville)
(9/2/2014) - StageOne Family Theatre presents Petite Rouge: A Cajun Red Riding Hood, a musical based on a traditional tale that starts in the Louisiana bayou, at the Kentucky Center this fall!
Quintessence Theatre Group Sets Fall 2014 Repertory - AS YOU LIKE IT and RICHARD II
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)
(9/2/2014) - Quintessence Theatre Group launches its fifth season of progressive classic theatre with an all-male Shakespeare repertory: AS YOU LIKE IT presented in rotating repertory with RICHARD II. Bringing together the best professional actors and designers from Philadelphia and across the country, Artistic Director Alexander Burns leads this collective of artists on a mission to ignite the classics through visceral, actor-focused and text-driven productions.
'DATING, MATING AND MARRIAGE', CHICK FLICK THE MUSICAL and More Set for Millbrook Playhouse, Fall 2014
by BWW News Desk (Central Pennsylvania)
(9/2/2014) - Millbrook Playhouse, a professional theatre company in Mill Hall, PA, is thrilled to announce that they will be expanding their 2014 season.
10 Hairy Legs Announces 2014-2015 Season
by BWW News Desk (Dance - New York City)
(9/2/2014) - Randy James' all male dance company, 10 Hairy Legs continues the company's aggressive repertory expansion in its third season exploring the range of the male dancer, adding 8 new works to its already extensive list.
ATC Restructures, Matt Lehrman Becomes Interim Managing Director
by BWW News Desk (Tucson)
(9/2/2014) - Jessica L. Andrews, who came out of retirement to provide stability and leadership during a difficult period for Arizona Theatre Company (ATC), will step away from her current role as Managing Director to become Managing Director Emeritus in an expansion and restructure of ATC management.
Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlan to Make Segerstrom Center Debut, 11/29
by BWW News Desk (Music - Los Angeles)
(9/2/2014) - The universally renowned and acclaimed Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlan will perform for one night only on Saturday, November 29 at 8 p.m. at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, located at 615 Town Center Drive in Costa Mesa. Internationally acclaimed as 'the best mariachi in the world,' the group comes to the Center for a rare Orange County appearance.
Dorset Theatre Festival to Stage Reading of Student Play DRIVING ME NUTS, 9/12
by BWW News Desk (Vermont)
(9/2/2014) - Dorset Theatre Festival is proud to announce the winners of its 3rd annual Jean E. Miller Young Playwrights Competition. In the high school category, Andrea Ameden of Long Trail School wins for her untitled play and in the middle school category, Sean Bottoms of Mettawee Community School wins with his play 'Driving Me Nuts'. Second place goes to Gretchen Ham of Mettawee and Priscilla Hunnewell of the Maple Street School.
HOAXOCAUST! Joins FringeNYC's Encores Series; Runs at Baruch, 9/11-24
by BWW News Desk (New York City)
(9/2/2014) - Questing Beast Productions is proud to present the 2014 FringeNYC Encores performances of HOAXOCAUST!, written and performed by Barry Levey, directed by Jeremy Gold Kronenberg (Caroline, or Change - NYIT Award Outstanding Production of a Musical Nominee). HOAXOCAUST! Winner of this year's 18th Annual New York International Fringe Festival - FringeNYC Overall Excellence Award.
Photo Flash: Miles Teller Celebrates Labor Day Weekend at Hakkasan Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk (Celebrities)
(9/2/2014) - This past weekend (Saturday, Aug. 30) Hakkasan Nightclub Las Vegas had the Labor Day Weekend festivities in full party mode as 'Ten Feet Tall' artist Afrojack manned the decks into the early hours of the morning. The evening was a star-studded affair as 'Fantastic Four' star Miles Teller was spotted celebrating the holiday weekend in true Vegas fashion at the hot spot. Joined by a number of close friends including Chace Crawford and Jessica Szhor of 'Gossip Girl,' 'Vampire Diaries' star Nina Dobrev and 'Glee's' Jenna Ushkowitz, the group took in the sights of the destination while partying the night away at a VIP booth located on the fourth level of the nightlife mecca. Scroll down for photos!
FROZEN Characters to Reunite for Upcoming Short Film, Updated Information!
by Matt Tamanini
(9/2/2014) - During Tuesday's THE STORY OF FROZEN: MAKING A DISNEY ANIMATED CLASSIC, the House of Mouse announced that in addition to the upcoming sing-a-long DVD and FROZEN: ON ICE, the entire FROZEN cast of characters will be brought back together for a short film, complete with a new song. Host Josh Gad didn't reveal any other details, but fans ages 4 to 104 are probably already eagerly waiting.
Photo Flash: First Look at Phillip James Brannon, Jessica Frances Dukes and More in BOOTYCANDY at Playwrights Horizons
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)
(9/2/2014) - BOOTYCANDY, a new play written and directed by Robert O'Hara, is being presented in its New York premiere at Playwrights Horizons' Mainstage Theater (416 West 42nd Street) as the opening production of the company's 2014/2015 Season. Opening Night is Wednesday, September 10, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!
Choreographer Adam Cates's Book 'THE BUSINESS OF SHOW' Shares Industry Insights Rarely Taught in School
by BWW News Desk (CD/Books/DVDs)
(9/2/2014) - Available now, 'The Business of Show: A Guide to the Entertainment Business for the Performing Artist' is a non-fiction publication by Broadway choreographer Adam Cates.
Leslie Goshko's AN OLD-FASHIONED PIANO PARTY Returns to Cornelia Street Cafe, 9/27
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)
(9/2/2014) - After a sold-out debut, 'An Old-Fashioned Piano Party' returns to The Cornelia Street Cafe.
SYLVIA, ENRON, 4000 MILES and More Set for 2nd Story Theatre's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk (Rhode Island)
(9/2/2014) - Cats may have nine lives, but 2nd Story's top dog, Sylvia, has two. AR Gurney's personable pooch is making a return visit to satisfy all the customers who were turned away during last spring's sold out run. The eight-performance rerun will be from September 4 - September 14. In early October, 2nd Story kicks off its GR8 Season -- eight great plays -- four UpStage and four Down.
Mermaid Theatre's THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR Comes to The Rose, 9/5-21
by BWW News Desk (Omaha)
(9/2/2014) - A hungry little caterpillar, curious cloud and clever chameleon eats their way into audiences' hearts in the season opener of The Rose Theater in The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Eric Carle Favorites, playing Sept. 5-21. Featuring brightly colored puppets and stunning black light visual effects, The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Eric Carle Favorites blends together three popular children's books into a spectacular visual display that will delight the entire family.
AN ILIAD, 'VANYA AND SONIA' and More Set for Perseverance Theatre's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk (Anchorage)
(9/2/2014) - Perseverance Theatre, which produces professional theatre by and for Alaskans in both Juneau and Anchorage, has announced its slate of plays for 2014-2015. With five productions in Juneau and Anchorage, Perseverance continues its commitment to statewide programming and expanding its community of audience and artisans. The season opens with An Iliad September 5 - 28 in Juneau while Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike plays in Anchorage September 12 - 21.
The Eagle Project's 9/17 'Harvest Moon Gala' to Support BROKEN HEART LAND
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)
(9/2/2014) - The Eagle Project presents its Harvest Moon Gala to support the upcoming production of Vicki Lynn Mooney's play "Broken Heart Land" to be produced this fall in New York by the Eagle Project.
STAGE TUBE: Paige Davis and Barrington Stage's DANCING LESSONS Take on Ice Bucket Challenge
by Stage Tube (Boston)
(9/2/2014) - Broadway's Paige Davis, star John Cariani and the crew of Barrington Stage's DANCING LESSONS took on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge - check out their submission below!
Photo Flash: First Look at ActorsNET's 'CHARITABLE SISTERHOOD'
by BWW News Desk (New Jersey)
(9/2/2014) - Morrisville's intimate Heritage Center Theatre will rock with laughter September 12th to 28th as ActorsNET stages the regional premiere of Bo Wilson's hilarious new comic drama, The Charitable Sisterhood of the Second Trinity Victory Church.
Tierney Sutton, Rebecca Luker and Jessica Molaskey Set for NJPAC's 'Jonathan's Choice' Series This Fall
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)
(9/2/2014) - Kicking off this fall, New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents Jonathan's Choice: An Evening of Music and Conversation with WNYC's Jonathan Schwartz. The series includes three events featuring Tierney Sutton, Rebecca Luker, and Jessica Molaskey.