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Barter Players Make Magic with CINDERELLA Barter Players Make Magic with CINDERELLA
by BWW News Desk on June 26, 2017 in Norfolk

The Barter Players are bringing "Cinderella," originally written by the Brothers Grimm, to an all-new ball that runs through July 15. (more...)
Cast, Creatives Announced for Hub's THE HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH Cast, Creatives Announced for Hub's THE HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH
by BWW News Desk on June 26, 2017 in Norfolk

The Hub Theatre celebrates summer with the regional premiere of The Happiest Place on Earth, by Philip Dawkins. (more...)
BWW Review: Impassioned and Invigorating, Virginia Repertory Theatre Delivers Impressive IN THE HEIGHTS BWW Review: Impassioned and Invigorating, Virginia Repertory Theatre Delivers Impressive IN THE HEIGHTS
by Jeremy Bustin on June 26, 2017 in Norfolk

IN THE HEIGHTS is a universal story of life, hope and new beginnings; and with this pitch-perfect, dynamic production that transcends generational and cultural boundaries, Virginia Repertory Theatre breaks new ground. IN THE HEIGHTS is on stage at the November Theatre now through July 30. (more...)
Endstation Theatre to Present MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Endstation Theatre to Present MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by BWW News Desk on June 26, 2017 in Norfolk

Beginning June 29, Endstation Theatre will perform Million Dollar Quartet at Randolph College's Thoresen Theatre. The show will have nine performances, including matinee times. (more...)
Reston Community Players Announce 51st Season Reston Community Players Announce 51st Season
by BWW News Desk on June 26, 2017 in Norfolk

The 2017-2018 season is one of the Reston Community Players most exciting, from Elton John and Tim Rice's AIDA, with an unforgettable score, to Peter and the Starcatcher, a magical and hilarious tale of fantasy, to Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, one of the most successful plays of our time, rounding out with Thoroughly Modern Millie, the 2002 most awarded show on Broadway. This is truly a season you don't want to miss. (more...)
FIVE FLIGHTS to Open at CAT Theatre FIVE FLIGHTS to Open at CAT Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 25, 2017 in Norfolk

Five Flights by Alan Bock, an independent theatre production by IAMSHE Productions opens July 20, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. and will continue through July 29, 2017. All performances will be hosted at CAT Theatre, 319 N Wilkinson Rd, Henrico, VA 23227. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Norfolk - Week of 6/25/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Norfolk - Week of 6/25/2017
by BWW on June 25, 2017 in Norfolk

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/25/2017 for Norfolk (more...)
Casting Announced for THE TOXIC AVENGER at 5TH WALL THEATRE Casting Announced for THE TOXIC AVENGER at 5TH WALL THEATRE
by Kyle Christopher West on June 23, 2017 in Norfolk

Carol Piersol and 5th Wall Theatre are proud to announce their production of “The Toxic Avenger” (book and lyrics written by Joe DiPietro, music and lyrics written by David Bryan), a raucous rock musical based on the 1984 cult classic film of the same name. Keith Fitzgerald helms as director with a cast of talented Richmond performers: Alexander Sapp, Debra Wagoner, Rachel Rose Gilmour, William Anderson, and Chris Hester, with music direction by Starlet Knight and choreography by Emily Dandridge. (more...)
Firehouse & TheatreLab Extend Run of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL Firehouse & TheatreLab Extend Run of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2017 in Norfolk

Firehouse Theatre and TheatreLab, the co-producers of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL, have added performances of their summer production that will now run for a limited engagement from June 23 to July 16, 2017. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 23, 2017 in Norfolk

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 MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, CHICAGO, and more! (more...)
EVIL DEAD Returns to Appomattox Bigger and 'Bloodier' than Ever EVIL DEAD Returns to Appomattox Bigger and 'Bloodier' than Ever
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2017 in Norfolk

Wolfbane Productions, a professional, outdoor theatre company, in association with Jamerson Building Supply and Williams Collision Center, is thrilled to announce the return of "Evil Dead: the Musical!" (more...)
IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU Extends Sold Out Run at RTP IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU Extends Sold Out Run at RTP
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2017 in Norfolk

???????Richmond Triangle Players joyfully announces it is extending the smash, sell-out run of the wackiest wedding musical ever onstage, It Shoulda Been You. This delightful farce, with a cast comprised of some of Richmond's finest musical-comedy performers, is adding four performances and will now close on July 8, 2017.  The production is sponsored by Hayes & Fisk Photography and Mosaic Catering. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18
by Audition Roundup on June 18, 2017 in Norfolk

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 18, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18
by Audition Roundup on June 18, 2017 in Norfolk

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 18, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Norfolk - Week of 6/18/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Norfolk - Week of 6/18/2017
by BWW on June 18, 2017 in Norfolk

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/18/2017 for Norfolk (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 16, 2017 in Norfolk

'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 JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS, and More! (more...)
Lime Kiln Announces Pair of Summer 2017 Theatrical Productions Lime Kiln Announces Pair of Summer 2017 Theatrical Productions
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2017 in Norfolk

Lynchburg's Endstation Theatre will present The Complete History of America (Abridged) on July 16th. (more...)
Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID Makes a Splash with Five Shows at Wolf Trap Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID Makes a Splash with Five Shows at Wolf Trap
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2017 in Norfolk

Disney's The Little Mermaid will bring the beloved fairy tale to life onstage at Wolf Trap's Filene Center, June 29, 30 and July 1, 2. Audiences of all ages are sure to fall in love with this Broadway-style underwater spectacular! Visit WolfTrap.org for more information and to purchase tickets. (more...)
Firehouse & TheatreLab Extend Run of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL Firehouse & TheatreLab Extend Run of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2017 in Norfolk

Firehouse Theatre and TheatreLab, the co-producers of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL, have added performances of their summer production that will now run for a limited engagement from June 23 to July 16, 2017. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 11 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 11
by Audition Roundup on June 11, 2017 in Norfolk

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 11, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Norfolk - Week of 6/11/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Norfolk - Week of 6/11/2017
by BWW on June 11, 2017 in Norfolk

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/11/2017 for Norfolk (more...)
Richmond Shakespeare Festival Opens Summer Season with MERRy WIVES OF WINDSOR and CYMBELINE Richmond Shakespeare Festival Opens Summer Season with MERRy WIVES OF WINDSOR and CYMBELINE
by BWW News Desk on June 08, 2017 in Norfolk

Richmond Shakespeare Festival to open its 2017 Summer Season with The Merry Wives of Windsor and Cymbeline! (more...)
The Havana Lyceum Orchestra to Launch East Coast Tour with Simone Dinnerstein The Havana Lyceum Orchestra to Launch East Coast Tour with Simone Dinnerstein
by BWW News Desk on June 08, 2017 in Norfolk

The Havana Lyceum Orchestra have arrived in the U.S. just ahead of the East Coast Tour they'll embark on with pianist Simone Dinnerstein in support of their critically acclaimed new album, Mozart in Havana (Sony Classical, 2017). (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 09, 2017 in Norfolk

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 FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, BEAUTIFUL and More! (more...)
THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL Opens Next Weekend at ShenanArts THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL Opens Next Weekend at ShenanArts
by BWW News Desk on June 08, 2017 in Norfolk

A country-rock and blues musical about agoraphobia, '80s nostalgia, spray cheese, road kill, hysterical pregnancy, a broken electric chair, kleptomania, strippers, flan, and disco. (more...)