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L.A. Actors' Equity Members to Vote on Union's 99-Seat Theater ProposalL.A. Actors' Equity Members to Vote on Union's 99-Seat Theater Proposal
by Anna Bencivengo - Mar 25, 2015

As BroadwayWorld has previously reported, Actors' Equity is proposing to eliminate the Los Angeles 99-Seat Theater Agreement and instead require that all actors be paid minimum wage (currently $9 an hour in L.A. County) for rehearsalss and performances. (more...)

Stella Adler Studios in NYC and LA Support LA Intimate TheaterStella Adler Studios in NYC and LA Support LA Intimate Theater
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

The Stella Adler Studio of Acting New York City, and the Art of Acting Studio Los Angeles voice their support for Los Angeles's Intimate Theater. (more...)

BWW Reviews:  ILove99 THE MUSICAL! Offers A Cabaret To Save Los Angeles Intimate TheatreBWW Reviews: ILove99 THE MUSICAL! Offers A Cabaret To Save Los Angeles Intimate Theatre
by Shari Barrett - Mar 25, 2015

Due to the enormous success of their first show, Sixth Avenue presented an encore of its National Tour 'ILove99 The Musical!' cabaret event to save Los Angeles intimate theatre on Tuesday, March 24 at the Dragonfly on Hollywood's Theater Row. Produced by Adam Silver and directed by Alan Smithee (wink wink) featuring returning and additional performers, the event proved to be a real meeting of the minds for both union and non-union audience members. And what a show it was, giving both AEA union members as well as non-members a chance to enjoy great entertainment while rallying everyone to go out and encourage all union member to vote NO on the proposed union changes that could wipe out intimate theater in Los Angeles. (more...)

OUR AMERICAN COUSIN to Open 3/28 at Parson's Nose TheaterOUR AMERICAN COUSIN to Open 3/28 at Parson's Nose Theater
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2015

Parson's Nose Theater (PNT), the acclaimed classical comedic theater company, closes its 15th Season with Our American Cousin, opening Saturday, March 28th. Famously known as the play President Lincoln went to see at Ford's Theater, this 75-minute adaptation from Artistic Director, Lance Davis, is a celebration of Taylor's humor and language. (more...)

Actors' Equity Association on 99-Seat Plan Proposal in LA: 'Time for a Positive and Progressive Change'Actors' Equity Association on 99-Seat Plan Proposal in LA: 'Time for a Positive and Progressive Change'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

Following today's (March 23, 2015) protest march by members of Actors' Equity Association against a proposal recently announced by their own union to end the 99-Seat Theater Plan in Los Angeles, AEA has released the following statement. (more...)

Park Square to Present Sharr White's THE OTHER PLACE Next MonthPark Square to Present Sharr White's THE OTHER PLACE Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

Park Square continues its inaugural two-stage season next month with Sharr White's psychological thriller, THE OTHER PLACE. (more...)

I LOVE 99 THE MUSICAL Sets Encore Presentation, 3/24I LOVE 99 THE MUSICAL Sets Encore Presentation, 3/24
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2015

Sixth Avenue has announced an encore of its "I Love 99 The Musical!" cabaret event to save Los Angeles intimate theatre. Produced by Adam Silver and directed by Daniel Henning, the curtain will go up once again, featuring returning and additional performers, on Tuesday, March 24 at 8pm at The Dragonfly in Hollywood. (more...)

TUTS Underground Sets Cast of LMNOPTUTS Underground Sets Cast of LMNOP
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

TUTS Underground, in association with Third Coast Creative, presents LMNOP - A New Muzical, April 7 - 19 in Zilkha Hall at The Hobby Center. Chaos arises when letters begin to fall from a town monument and government officials ban them one by one. The community depends on the strength of a determined teenage girl to fight for their freedom of speech. This unique musical is part romance, part clever word game and part adult fable that reminds us of how precious our liberties are and how important it is to have the courage to stand up for what we believe. (more...)

Variations Theatre Group to Present ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST at Chain TheatreVariations Theatre Group to Present ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST at Chain Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

Variations Theatre Group will present Dale Wasserman's ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST, opening on April 10, 2015 at The Chain Theatre. (more...)

Shaking the Tree Theatre to Present SUDDENLY LAST SUMMERShaking the Tree Theatre to Present SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2015

Shaking the Tree Theatre opens our first show at our new warehouse space at 823 SE Grant St. (more...)

BWW Reviews: CVRep's Production of LA GRINGA Features Superb Acting, Directing, and Production, but the Script is WeakBWW Reviews: CVRep's Production of LA GRINGA Features Superb Acting, Directing, and Production, but the Script is Weak
by Audrey Liebross - Mar 11, 2015

CVRep's new production of LA GRINGA is brilliantly acted and brilliantly directed. The set design and other technical aspects of the production are also superb. However, Carmen Rivera's script is mediocre, because this 'comedy' is not funny. (more...)

CRT to  Present BAND OF THE BLACK HAND, 3/26-4/4CRT to Present BAND OF THE BLACK HAND, 3/26-4/4
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2015

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT), in conjunction with Split Knuckle Theatre, will present Band of the Black Hand in the Studio Theatre March 26th through April 4th. Explore the world of Capital City with Private Dick Jack Stone, a city rife with trouble at the hand of the Black Hand. Join CRT for this fun theatrical journey in an evening filled with shadow and jazz in The Band of the Black Hand. For tickets and information, call 860-486-2113 and visit www.crt.uconn.edu. (more...)

Sally Wingert & Mark Benninghofen Set for Park Square's SHOOTING STARSally Wingert & Mark Benninghofen Set for Park Square's SHOOTING STAR
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2015

Park Square continues its 40th season this month with Steven Dietz's wistful comedy, SHOOTING STAR. Dietz, author of Becky's New Car, produced by Park Square in 2009, is one of America's most produced playwrights, and with SHOOTING STAR he gives us a moving new twist on the one that got away. Twin Cities favorite Sally Wingert* is joined by Mark Benninghofen* as the couple that could have been. NPR called Dietz's SHOOTING STAR '...a quick and sharp play about our lives, one that gives us all the fun and all the tears of our times.' (more...)

Sixth Avenue to Present I (HEART) 99 THE MUSICAL!, 3/10Sixth Avenue to Present I (HEART) 99 THE MUSICAL!, 3/10
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2015

Sixth Avenue has announced 'I (Heart)99 The Musical!,' a one-night-only cabaret event to save Los Angeles intimate theatre. Produced by Adam Silver and directed by Daniel Henning, the curtain will go up on Tuesday, March 10 at 8:00 at Akbar in Silver Lake. (more...)

NY Public Library's Artistic Producer Evan Leslie on SARAFINANY Public Library's Artistic Producer Evan Leslie on SARAFINA
by NYPL for the Performing Arts - Feb 27, 2015

BroadwayWorld.com continues our exclusive content series, in collaboration with The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, which delves into the library's unparalleled archives, and resources. Below, check out a piece by Evan Leslie, Artistic Producer for The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts on Sarafina: (more...)

Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Shares Alarm at Policy Changes for L.A. Small Theatre SceneLos Angeles Drama Critics Circle Shares Alarm at Policy Changes for L.A. Small Theatre Scene
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2015

The Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle (LADCC) has issued the following statement on behalf of the current situation regarding the negotiations between Actors Equity Association (AEA) and the Los Angeles intimate theatre community (more...)

BWW Interviews:  Erik Liberman in THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Paper Mill PlayhouseBWW Interviews: Erik Liberman in THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Marina Kennedy - Feb 25, 2015

Broadwayworld.com interviewed Erik Liberman who will play the role of Clopin Trouillefou in Paper Mill Playhouse's production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame. (more...)

IN LOVE AND WARCRAFT and More Set for Halcyon Theatre's 10th SeasonIN LOVE AND WARCRAFT and More Set for Halcyon Theatre's 10th Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2015

Halcyon Theatre announces a world premiere and two Chicago premieres as part of our Tenth Season in 2015/16. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Intrepid Shakespeare Company's THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEEPhoto Flash: First Look at Intrepid Shakespeare Company's THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2015

Intrepid Shakespeare Company closes its season with this winning production of the TONY Award and the Drama Desk Award winning musical for Best Book, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, which has charmed audiences across the country with its effortless wit and humor. Featuring a fast-paced wildly funny and touching book by Rachel Sheinkin and a truly fresh and vibrant score by William Finn, this bee is one unforgettable experience. (more...)

Erasing the Distance to Kick Off 10th Anniversary Season with WILL YOU STAND UP?, 3/29-31Erasing the Distance to Kick Off 10th Anniversary Season with WILL YOU STAND UP?, 3/29-31
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2015

Erasing the Distance (ETD) is proud to announce the opening production of our 2015 season: WILL YOU STAND UP?, directed by ETD Founder/Artistic Director Brighid O'Shaughnessy. (more...)

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