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SOUND OFF WORLD PREMIERE EXCLUSIVE: Lea Michele Sings 'I'm The Greatest Star' From FUNNY GIRL On GLEE!SOUND OFF WORLD PREMIERE EXCLUSIVE: Lea Michele Sings 'I'm The Greatest Star' From FUNNY GIRL On GLEE!
Posted: Apr. 19, 2014


Review Roundup: HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 22, 2014


First Award Noms of the Year! 2013-14 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations Announced! Gentleman's Guide Leads with 11 Noms...First Award Noms of the Year! 2013-14 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations Announced! Gentleman's Guide Leads with 11 Noms...
Posted: Apr. 22, 2014


Review Roundup: VIOLET Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: VIOLET Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 20, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Must Watch! More RENT from IF/THEN; Idina Sings 'Take Me or Leave Me' with Lucky Audience Members!STAGE TUBE: Must Watch! More RENT from IF/THEN; Idina Sings 'Take Me or Leave Me' with Lucky Audience Members!
Posted: Apr. 20, 2014


Photo Coverage: Neil Patrick Harris and HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Company Celebrate Opening Night!Photo Coverage: Neil Patrick Harris and HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Company Celebrate Opening Night!
Posted: Apr. 23, 2014


DVR Alert: HEDWIG's Neil Patrick Harris Appears on LETTERMAN Tonight!DVR Alert: HEDWIG's Neil Patrick Harris Appears on LETTERMAN Tonight!
Posted: Apr. 24, 2014


BWW Review:  Parsons and Spinella Clash in THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMNBWW Review: Parsons and Spinella Clash in THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN
Posted: Apr. 22, 2014


Don't Cry For Her! Christina Aguilera To Sing EVITA In Upcoming BROADWAY 4D Movie?!Don't Cry For Her! Christina Aguilera To Sing EVITA In Upcoming BROADWAY 4D Movie?!
Posted: Apr. 18, 2014


Confirmed! Christina Aguilera Is EVITA For BROADWAY 4D; Aguilera & Nigel Wright CommentConfirmed! Christina Aguilera Is EVITA For BROADWAY 4D; Aguilera & Nigel Wright Comment
Posted: Apr. 20, 2014


FLASH FRIDAY: Hey, JC! JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Shines OnFLASH FRIDAY: Hey, JC! JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Shines On
Posted: Apr. 18, 2014


HEDWIG's Neil Patrick Harris to Visit LETTERMAN TomorrowHEDWIG's Neil Patrick Harris to Visit LETTERMAN Tomorrow
Posted: Apr. 23, 2014


SOUND OFF: GLEE's Outrageous Opening Night, FUNNY GIRL StyleSOUND OFF: GLEE's Outrageous Opening Night, FUNNY GIRL Style
Posted: Apr. 23, 2014


BWW TV: Sneak Peek at Sutton Foster and More in VIOLET!BWW TV: Sneak Peek at Sutton Foster and More in VIOLET!
Posted: Apr. 18, 2014


BWW TV: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN!BWW TV: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN!
Posted: Apr. 21, 2014


BWW TV: Come Hear the Music Play! Watch Highlights of Michelle Williams, Alan Cumming & More in CABARET!BWW TV: Come Hear the Music Play! Watch Highlights of Michelle Williams, Alan Cumming & More in CABARET!
Posted: Apr. 22, 2014


Photo Coverage: Inside HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH's Opening Night ArrivalsPhoto Coverage: Inside HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH's Opening Night Arrivals
Posted: Apr. 23, 2014


2014 Drama League Award Nominations Announced - Shows, Stars & More!2014 Drama League Award Nominations Announced - Shows, Stars & More!
Posted: Apr. 23, 2014


Photo Flash: Check out More of Neil Patrick Harris & the Cast of HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH on Broadway!Photo Flash: Check out More of Neil Patrick Harris & the Cast of HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH on Broadway!
Posted: Apr. 21, 2014


Photo Coverage: Inside the Opening Night Curtain Call for HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH - Neil Patrick Harris, Lena Hall & More!Photo Coverage: Inside the Opening Night Curtain Call for HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH - Neil Patrick Harris, Lena Hall & More!
Posted: Apr. 23, 2014


Playhouse on Park to Host Summer Musical Theatre ProgramPlayhouse on Park to Host Summer Musical Theatre Program
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/24/2014) - For students who love to perform, Playhouse on Park is offering a two week, full-day musical theatre program this summer. The aim of this program is to guide performers entering grades 3-8 to develop strong technique and performance skills in acting, music, and movement.


CRT Presents LEGALLY BLONDE, Now thru 5/4CRT Presents LEGALLY BLONDE, Now thru 5/4
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/24/2014) - Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present Legally Blonde the Musical onstage at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theater today, April 24-May 4. The 2007 winner of London's Olivier Award for Best Musical, stars Courtney Hammond as the intelligent, self-assured and fashion conscious Elle Woods. For tickets and information, call 860-486-2113 and visit www.crt.uconn.edu.


Eastern CT State University Theatre to Present THE LARAMIE PROJECT at Harry Hope Theatre, 4/24-27Eastern CT State University Theatre to Present THE LARAMIE PROJECT at Harry Hope Theatre, 4/24-27
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/23/2014) - From April 24-27, 2014, Tectonic Theater Company will present The Laramie Project, by Moises Kaufman and Members of the Tectonic Theater Project and directed by Kelsey Guggenheim. Performance times are Thursday- Saturday at 7:30pm, Friday Mid-Day Matinee at 11am; and Sunday at 4:00pm. Performances will be held in the Harry Hope Theatre (Shafer Hall, ground floor, corner of High and Valley Streets, Willimantic).


CRT's LEGALLY BLONDE Opens TomorrowCRT's LEGALLY BLONDE Opens Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/23/2014) - Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present Legally Blonde the Musical onstage at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theater beginning tomorrow, April 24, and continuing through May 4. The 2007 winner of London's Olivier Award for Best Musical, stars Courtney Hammond as the intelligent, self-assured and fashion conscious Elle Woods. For tickets and information, call 860-486-2113 and visit www.crt.uconn.edu.


Hole in the Wall Theater Throws Shakespeare a Birthday Party TodayHole in the Wall Theater Throws Shakespeare a Birthday Party Today
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/23/2014) - In honor of William Shakespeare's 450th birthday, the Hole in the Wall Theater will be holding a celebration after their general meeting at 7:00 PM today, April 23rd.


Ivoryton Playhouse Presents I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES, Now thru 5/11Ivoryton Playhouse Presents I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES, Now thru 5/11
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/23/2014) - What's a daughter to do when she wants to get in touch with her father who she hasn't seen in 16 years and who lives 3,000 miles away? Well, if you're Libby Tucker you hitch hike and bus your way across the country with nothing but a backpack full of dreams and spare socks. Libby travels from Brooklyn to Los Angeles ostensibly to break into movies but mostly because she needs to find out why her dad and left and does he still love her.


Photo Coverage: Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Honors Meryl Streep with 14th Annual Monte Cristo AwardPhoto Coverage: Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Honors Meryl Streep with 14th Annual Monte Cristo Award
by Walter McBride (Connecticut)

(4/22/2014) - Meryl Streep was honored with the 14th-Annual Monte Cristo Award at Edison Ballroom last night, presented by the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center. BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and you can check out photos from the celebration below!


Photo Flash: Meryl Streep Receives O'Neill Theater Center's 14th Annual Monte Cristo AwardPhoto Flash: Meryl Streep Receives O'Neill Theater Center's 14th Annual Monte Cristo Award
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/22/2014) - Meryl Streep was honored with the 14th-Annual Monte Cristo Award at Edison Ballroom last night, presented by the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center. Check out a look back below!


Westport Country Playhouse Awarded $30,000 NEA GrantWestport Country Playhouse Awarded $30,000 NEA Grant
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/22/2014) - Westport Country Playhouse is one of 886 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant announced by Joan Shigekawa, National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) acting chairman. The Playhouse is recommended for a $30,000 grant to support its community engagement initiative, "Threads of Time, Fabric of History: 'Intimate Apparel' in Context," which will run concurrently with the Playhouse production of Lynn Nottage's play, "Intimate Apparel," in October.


THE LAST NIGHT OF BALLYHOO to Open 5/2 at TheatreWorks New MilfordTHE LAST NIGHT OF BALLYHOO to Open 5/2 at TheatreWorks New Milford
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/22/2014) - On Friday, May 2, TheatreWorks New Milford will debut Alfred Uhry's 1997 comedy-drama, THE LAST NIGHT OF BALLYHOO, winner of the Tony Award for Best Play. The curtain goes up at 8:00 p.m. on this four-week run.


Official: Leslie Uggams to Star as 'Mama Rose' in Connecticut Rep's GYPSY This SummerOfficial: Leslie Uggams to Star as 'Mama Rose' in Connecticut Rep's GYPSY This Summer
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/21/2014) - Artistic Director Vincent J. Cardinal has announced that Leslie Uggams, the Tony and Emmy Award winning actress will be starring as Rose in Connecticut Repertory Theatre's (CRT) production of GYPSY: A Musical Fable onstage July 10-20. GYPSY, is the third show in the 2014 Summer Nutmeg Series, which includes A CHORUS LINE (June 5-14) and THE SUNSHINE BOYS (June 19-29) starring Jerry Adler and Richard Kline.


BWW Reviews: ALADDIN in BridgeportBWW Reviews: ALADDIN in Bridgeport
by Sherry Shameer Cohen (Connecticut)

(4/21/2014) - Better than a magic carpet ride


Windham Theatre Guild to Host Adult Broadway Chorus Concert 2014, 4/25-26Windham Theatre Guild to Host Adult Broadway Chorus Concert 2014, 4/25-26
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/21/2014) - The Windham Theatre Guild's Adult Broadway Chorus presents The Rhytm of Broadwaytheir Spring Chorus Concert, on Friday and Saturday, April 25th & 26th at 7:30pm at the Burton Leavitt Theatre, 779 Main Street, Willimantic.


Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Tour to Play The Bushnell, 5/6-11Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Tour to Play The Bushnell, 5/6-11
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/21/2014) - Disney's Beauty and the Beast, the award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical, is coming to Hartford! Produced by NETworks Presentations, this elaborate theatrical production will come to life on stage at The Bushnell May 6-11, 2014. The Hartford premiere of Beauty and the Beast is sponsored by First Niagara Bank.


BWW Reviews: Hartford Stage's SOMEWHERE Takes Us Somewhere Between Musical-Comedy and DramaBWW Reviews: Hartford Stage's SOMEWHERE Takes Us Somewhere Between Musical-Comedy and Drama
by Jacques Lamarre (Connecticut)

(4/21/2014) - Theeeere's a plaaaaace for us.


Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 20Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 20
by (Connecticut)

(4/20/2014) - Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 20, 2014.


Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 20Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 20
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/20/2014) - Upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 20, 2014.


Now Playing Onstage in Connecticut - Week of 4/20/2014Now Playing Onstage in Connecticut - Week of 4/20/2014
by BWW (Connecticut)

(4/20/2014) - Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/20/2014 for Connecticut


Downtown Cabaret Children's Theatre's ALADDIN Begins TodayDowntown Cabaret Children's Theatre's ALADDIN Begins Today
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/19/2014) - Audiences are invited to take a ride on a magic carpet to a mystical land of genies, sorcerers, and musical comedy. This Cabaret original tells the classic story of Aladdin and the Genie of the lamp as they try to win the heart of the beautiful Princess Adrianna while hiding from the evil magician, Abanazer. Loaded with music, physical comedy, and fun characters, this production is sure to grant your Cabaret wishes.


The Skivvies, Betty Buckley & More Set for Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's 2014 Cabaret & Performance ConferenceThe Skivvies, Betty Buckley & More Set for Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's 2014 Cabaret & Performance Conference
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/18/2014) - Artistic Director John McDaniel announced headliners for the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's 2014 Cabaret & Performance Conference today. The ten-day Conference begins July 23 with nightly performances. The Grand Finale ends the O'Neill summer season on Saturday evening, August 2.


Yale Rep Stages World Premiere of THE HOUSE THAT WILL NOT STAND, Now thru 5/10Yale Rep Stages World Premiere of THE HOUSE THAT WILL NOT STAND, Now thru 5/10
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/18/2014) - Yale Repertory Theatre, in a co-production with Berkeley Repertory Theatre, presents the world premiere of The House that will not Stand by Marcus Gardley, directed by Patricia McGregor. The House that will not Stand will be performed at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street) today, April 18-May 10. Opening Night is Thursday, April 24.



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