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Barbra Streisand Shares GYPSY Movie Update: 'We Are Re-Writing Now'Barbra Streisand Shares GYPSY Movie Update: 'We Are Re-Writing Now'
Posted: Sep. 27, 2014


Entertainment Industry Celebrates Life of Robin Williams in San FransiscoEntertainment Industry Celebrates Life of Robin Williams in San Fransisco
Posted: Sep. 28, 2014


THE SIMPSONS Pays Tribute to Comedian Joan Rivers in Season PremiereTHE SIMPSONS Pays Tribute to Comedian Joan Rivers in Season Premiere
Posted: Sep. 29, 2014


VIDEO: Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick Talk IT'S ONLY A PLAY on 'Tonight' - Hilarity Ensues!VIDEO: Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick Talk IT'S ONLY A PLAY on 'Tonight' - Hilarity Ensues!
Posted: Sep. 27, 2014


Emma Thompson's 'Worst Pies In London' PBS SWEENEY TODD Sneak PeekEmma Thompson's 'Worst Pies In London' PBS SWEENEY TODD Sneak Peek
Posted: Sep. 24, 2014


Miss Last Night's Broadcast of SWEENEY TODD on PBS? Watch it Online!Miss Last Night's Broadcast of SWEENEY TODD on PBS? Watch it Online!
Posted: Sep. 27, 2014


BWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek from Broadway-Bound CAN-CAN at Paper Mill Playhouse, with Kate Baldwin, Jason Danieley & More!BWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek from Broadway-Bound CAN-CAN at Paper Mill Playhouse, with Kate Baldwin, Jason Danieley & More!
Posted: Sep. 27, 2014


Full Cast Announced for 2014-15 FLASHDANCE National Tour; Kicks Off Next Month in IdahoFull Cast Announced for 2014-15 FLASHDANCE National Tour; Kicks Off Next Month in Idaho
Posted: Sep. 24, 2014


It's Official! The Pussycat Dolls' Nicole Scherzinger to Star as 'Grizabella' in London Revival of CATS!It's Official! The Pussycat Dolls' Nicole Scherzinger to Star as 'Grizabella' in London Revival of CATS!
Posted: Sep. 28, 2014


Barbra Streisand Answers 24 of YOUR Questions
Tonight at 9 PM EST on TwitterBarbra Streisand Answers 24 of YOUR Questions Tonight at 9 PM EST on Twitter
Posted: Sep. 27, 2014


Photo Coverage Special: 25 Billy Elliots Unite in Special Finale of BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL for Live Taping!Photo Coverage Special: 25 Billy Elliots Unite in Special Finale of BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL for Live Taping!
Posted: Sep. 28, 2014


VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Cyndi Lauper and Sara Bareilles Create 'Truly Brave' Mash-Up on TODAYVIDEO: Sneak Peek - Cyndi Lauper and Sara Bareilles Create 'Truly Brave' Mash-Up on TODAY
Posted: Sep. 24, 2014


FINDING NEVERLAND Finds Its Home on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre!FINDING NEVERLAND Finds Its Home on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre!
Posted: Sep. 29, 2014


Extended Clip Of Emma Thompson's 'Worst Pies In London' From PBS SWEENEY TODDExtended Clip Of Emma Thompson's 'Worst Pies In London' From PBS SWEENEY TODD
Posted: Sep. 25, 2014


Photo Flash: First Look at Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams & Blair Underwood in THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL at CTG/AhmansonPhoto Flash: First Look at Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams & Blair Underwood in THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL at CTG/Ahmanson
Posted: Sep. 24, 2014


Official Poster Unveiled For Lincoln Center's THE KING & I RevivalOfficial Poster Unveiled For Lincoln Center's THE KING & I Revival
Posted: Sep. 26, 2014


BWW Exclusive: ALL EYES ON ANGELA LANSBURY; Richard Jay-Alexander Talks to the Accomplished StarBWW Exclusive: ALL EYES ON ANGELA LANSBURY; Richard Jay-Alexander Talks to the Accomplished Star
Posted: Sep. 29, 2014


Playhouse on Park Opens ANGELS IN AMERICA TonightPlayhouse on Park Opens ANGELS IN AMERICA Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(10/1/2014) - Playhouse on Park kicks off its 6th season with the American masterpiece Angels in America: Part 1: Millennium Approaches. Winner of the 1993 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award, the first part of Tony Kushner's epic depicts life in America during the 1980s.


STAGE TUBE: Goodspeed Unveils Teaser Montage for HOLIDAY INNSTAGE TUBE: Goodspeed Unveils Teaser Montage for HOLIDAY INN
by Stage Tube (Connecticut)

(9/29/2014) - Goodspeed Musicals welcomes a top-notch cast for its brand new, world premiere musical, Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn. The much-anticipated production runs now through November 30, with an Official Press Opening slated for October 15, 2014. Below, check out a new teaser with highlights from the show!


Hole in the Wall Theater to Stage ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST, 10/31-11/15Hole in the Wall Theater to Stage ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST, 10/31-11/15
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/29/2014) - The Hole in the Wall Theater (HITW) in New Britain, CT is proud to announce the second production of its 2014-2015 season, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Dale Wasserman and based on the book by Ken Kesey . It will be performed on October 31 and November 1, 6, 7, 8, 14 & 15 at 8:00p.m. at HITW, located on 116 Main Street, New Britain, CT. Tickets are $20.00 (general admission) and $15.00 (students and seniors). They can be purchased at the door and online at www.hitw.org. The November 6th show will be our Pay What You Can performance. Cuckoo's Nest is under the direction of Jim Williams (Plainville).


BWW Exclusive: Exploring the Theatrical Richness of London with NTIBWW Exclusive: Exploring the Theatrical Richness of London with NTI
by National Theater Institute (Connecticut)

(9/29/2014) - The National Theater Institute Semester is a 14-week, credit-earning program, offering college-aged students intensive theater immersion at the two-time Tony Award-winning Eugene O'Neill Theater Center.


Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 28Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 28
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/28/2014) - Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, September 28, 2014.


Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 28Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 28
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/28/2014) - Upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, September 28, 2014.


Now Playing Onstage in Connecticut - Week of 9/28/2014Now Playing Onstage in Connecticut - Week of 9/28/2014
by BWW (Connecticut)

(9/28/2014) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/28/2014 for Connecticut


Andrea McArdle Headlines MTC's Opening Gala Fundraiser TonightAndrea McArdle Headlines MTC's Opening Gala Fundraiser Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/27/2014) - Music Theatre of Connecticut (MTC) will be celebrating the grand opening of The New MTC with a gala fundraiser tonight, September 27 at 7pm. The gala will take place at The New MTC, located at 509 Westport Avenue in Norwalk (behind Jones New York and Nine West Outlet). All proceeds will benefit MTC and its programming. Tickets are $125 and available in an extremely limited quantity. For reservations, call 203.454.3883 or visit www.musictheatreofct.com


CT Community Theatre Association Festival Set for Today at the Warner TheatreCT Community Theatre Association Festival Set for Today at the Warner Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/27/2014) - Join us for the first Connecticut Community Theatre Association Festival at the Warner Theatre today, September 27 beginning at 1 pm. Four community theatre groups will compete at this year's festival.


CT Community Theatre Association Festival Set for Today at Warner TheatreCT Community Theatre Association Festival Set for Today at Warner Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/27/2014) - The first Connecticut Community Theatre Association Festival will be held at the Warner Theatre today, September 27 at 1 pm. Four community theatre groups will compete at this years festival, dinner will be provided and an awards presentation will follow.


Steve D'Agostino & Kevin Dolan to Perform VEGAS LOUNGE at The Bijou Theatre, 10/11Steve D'Agostino & Kevin Dolan to Perform VEGAS LOUNGE at The Bijou Theatre, 10/11
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/26/2014) - The Bijou Theatre presents 'Vegas Lounge' for the second year in a row after a sold out show last year. 'Vegas Lounge' includes the vocal talent of Steve D'Agostino singing the songs from the Great American Songbook, along with the comedic tales of local comedian, Kevin Dolan. 'Vegas Lounge' is one performance only on Saturday, October 11th, at 8:00pm. Tickets are $30 for theatre seating, and $35 for table/high top seating.


BWW Features: Music Theatre of Connecticut - Thinking Outside the Black BoxBWW Features: Music Theatre of Connecticut - Thinking Outside the Black Box
by Melinda Zupaniotis (Connecticut)

(9/26/2014) - Back in 2008, when I moved from my small New York City apartment to my 3 bedroom house on a half-acre in Norwalk, CT, I was both 'excited AND scared', to quote Little Red from Into the Woods. I was excited for the change, for the possibilities, and for the extra space, yet scared for the unknown, the new responsibilities, and the financial undertaking. I'm sure 'excited AND scared' sums up the feelings held by Kevin Connors and Jim Schilling when faced with their latest venture - moving Music Theatre of Connecticut from its quaint and cozy home in the basement of a Westport strip mall to the spacious and state-of-the-art surroundings at the Company's new location at 509 Westport Avenue in Norwalk, CT. However, 'excited' might be the dominant emotion.


Photo Flash: Inside Ridgefield Playhouse's Willie Nelson Gala, Feat. Harvey Fierstein & MorePhoto Flash: Inside Ridgefield Playhouse's Willie Nelson Gala, Feat. Harvey Fierstein & More
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/26/2014) - It was an effervescent sold-out crowd that packed The Ridgefield Playhouse for the 14th Anniversary Gala on September 17 to see Willie Nelson, up-close-and-personal with his Family band. In an evening brimming with dinner courtesy of area food establishments, an open bar, silent and live auctions and honorees, it was the social event of the season.


Ridgefield Playhouse to Screen Verdi's MACBETH Live in HD, 10/12Ridgefield Playhouse to Screen Verdi's MACBETH Live in HD, 10/12
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/26/2014) - For the first time at the Met, star soprano Anna Netrebko delivers her searing portrayal of Lady Macbeth, the mad and murderous mate of eljko Lu?i?'s doomed Macbeth. Adrian Noble's chilling production of Verdi's masterful adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy also stars Joseph Calleja as the noble Macduff and Rene Pape as Banquo. Fabio Luisi conducts.


BWW Reviews: Get Acquainted with Old Friends in I'M NOT RAPPAPORT at Westport Community TheatreBWW Reviews: Get Acquainted with Old Friends in I'M NOT RAPPAPORT at Westport Community Theatre
by Cindy Cardozo (Connecticut)

(9/26/2014) - More than just the story of a couple of old guys meeting daily on a park bench, I'M NOT RAPPAPORT is a touching look at an unlikely friendship and a glimpse into the psychological struggle to keep our sense of self while railing against the physical changes and emotional hardships of old age.


Photo Flash: Micky Dolenz and Joyce DeWitt Star in COMEDY IS HARD, Opening TonightPhoto Flash: Micky Dolenz and Joyce DeWitt Star in COMEDY IS HARD, Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/26/2014) - The world premiere of a brand new play by acclaimed writer of The Simpsons, Mike Reiss, will take place at the historic Ivoryton Playhouse in Ivoryton, CT. The play opens tonight, September 26th and runs through October 12th. MICKY DOLENZ (of The Monkees) will star alongside JOYCE DEWITT, veteran actress and star of the ABC television hit series Three's Company. Scroll down for a first look at the duo onstage!


MURDER BALLAD Begins Tonight at The BijouMURDER BALLAD Begins Tonight at The Bijou
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/26/2014) - The Bijou Theatre presents the first show in their main stage season, the Connecticut premiere of the Off-Broadway hit 'Murder Ballad,' for three performances only tonight, September 26th, and Saturday, September 27th at 8:00pm and Sunday, September 28th at 7:00pm.


Photo Flash: Sigourney Weaver, Alan Alda, Jefferson Mays and More at Westport Country Playhouse's Gala to Honor A. R. GurneyPhoto Flash: Sigourney Weaver, Alan Alda, Jefferson Mays and More at Westport Country Playhouse's Gala to Honor A. R. Gurney
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/25/2014) - Playwright A. R. ("Pete") Gurney, one of the most-produced playwrights in the history of Westport Country Playhouse, was celebrated for his body of work at the theater's one-night-only fundraising gala, "A Perfect Party: A Gala Evening Honoring A. R. Gurney," on Monday, September 22. Fourteen productions of Gurney's plays have been staged at Westport Country Playhouse, including one world premiere. Scroll down for photos!


Whoopi Goldberg Coming to Ridgefield Playhouse, 10/11Whoopi Goldberg Coming to Ridgefield Playhouse, 10/11
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/25/2014) - The incomparable Whoopi Goldberg is coming to The Ridgefield Playhouse to share her views on Saturday, October 11, at 8:30 p.m.


Tony Nominee Robin DeJesus to Perform at TheatreWorks New MilfordTony Nominee Robin DeJesus to Perform at TheatreWorks New Milford
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/25/2014) - On Saturday October 25, TheatreWorks will kick off their Annual Appeal with a special fundraising event entitled 'Cocktails & Cabaret: An Afternoon with Robin DeJesus.'


Westport Country Playhouse Sets INTIMATE APPAREL Community EventsWestport Country Playhouse Sets INTIMATE APPAREL Community Events
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/25/2014) - Westport Country Playhouse will present a community engagement initiative, 'Threads of Time, Fabric of History: 'Intimate Apparel' in Context,' September 27 through November 1. The series of events, many of which are free-of-charge, will run concurrently with the Playhouse's production of Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage's play, 'Intimate Apparel,' directed by Mary B. Robinson, a love story confronting race and religion. The play won the American Theatre Critics and New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards for Best Play.


CT Community Theatre Association Festival Set for This Saturday at the Warner TheatreCT Community Theatre Association Festival Set for This Saturday at the Warner Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/24/2014) - Join us for the first Connecticut Community Theatre Association Festival at the Warner Theatre this Saturday, September 27 beginning at 1 pm. Four community theatre groups will compete at this year's festival.


Photo Flash: First Look at Micky Dolenz and Joyce DeWitt in Mike Reiss's COMEDY IS HARDPhoto Flash: First Look at Micky Dolenz and Joyce DeWitt in Mike Reiss's COMEDY IS HARD
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/24/2014) - The world premiere of a brand new play by acclaimed writer of The Simpsons, Mike Reiss, will take place at the historic Ivoryton Playhouse in Ivoryton, CT. Previews begin tonight, September 24th - the play opens on September 26th and runs through October 12th. MICKY DOLENZ (of The Monkees) will star alongside JOYCE DEWITT, veteran actress and star of the ABC television hit series Three's Company. Scroll down for a first look at the duo onstage!


Newington Mainstage: 6 BOOBS AND A PIANISTNewington Mainstage: 6 BOOBS AND A PIANIST
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/24/2014) - Newington Mainstage will be performing its ORIGINAL Theatre Cabaret, '6 Boobs and a Pianist' at multiple venues throughout Connecticut during October and November 2014. A generous portion of all proceeds will be donated to Team Towanda Foundation, a CT based, all volunteer non-profit organization dedicated to providing funding for mammograms and other breast health services to CT women in need.


Registration Now Open for TheatreWorks Kids' Fall ProgramRegistration Now Open for TheatreWorks Kids' Fall Program
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/24/2014) - Registration is now open for TheatreWorks Kids (TW Kids) eight-week Fall Program, a Shakespeare Workshop of 'The Tempest' beginning October 19. Instructor Amy Emke has designed a unique and exciting program WITH MUSIC for students ages 5 to 7 and ages 8 to 18, which will culminate in a final performance on Saturday December 13.


Professional Guest Artist Series Premieres at Playhouse on Park with 'The Business of Acting'Professional Guest Artist Series Premieres at Playhouse on Park with 'The Business of Acting'
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/24/2014) - Rae C Wright, who will be playing Hannah Pitt in Playhouse on Park's performance ofAngels in America: Part 1: Millennium Approaches, will be teaching a two hour long workshop called The Business of Acting as part of the new Professional Guest Artist Series.


4 GIRLS 4: A CHRISTMAS TOGETHER with McArdle, Prince, McKechnie & McGovern Sets 3 City Tour4 GIRLS 4: A CHRISTMAS TOGETHER with McArdle, Prince, McKechnie & McGovern Sets 3 City Tour
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(9/24/2014) - Broadway's leading ladies Andrea McArdle, Faith Prince, Donna McKechnie, and Maureen McGovern in a holiday presentation of 4 GIRLS 4: A CHRISTMAS TOGETHER. This evening of song, dance, and laughter starring award winning Broadway, film, TV and recording artists and with music direction by John McDaniel will play The Bushnell's Belding Theater on December 1; The Wilbur Theatre in Boston on December 2 and 710 Main Theatre in Buffalo on December 3. 4 GIRLS 4 is presented by producers Matthew Lombardo and Rick Murray.