Adam Gwon News

Dramatists Guild Names 2015-16 FellowsDramatists Guild Names 2015-16 Fellows
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

The Dramatists Guild Fund and Program Chairs Michael Korie, Laurence O'Keefe, and Diana Son are proud to announce the 2015-2016 Class of Dramatists Guild Fellows. Five playwrights and eight musical theater writers were selected from over 150 applications. (more...)

New Musicals by Students to Debut at SHOWSEARCH, 8/29New Musicals by Students to Debut at SHOWSEARCH, 8/29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

After a nationwide search for new short musicals created by young writers, the six final shows have been selected for SHOWSEARCH, produced by The Festival of New American Musicals in residence at University of California, Irvine. (more...)

New Musicals by High School & College Students Set for SHOWSEARCH, 8/29New Musicals by High School & College Students Set for SHOWSEARCH, 8/29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2015

After a nationwide search for new short musicals created by young writers, the six final shows have been selected for SHOWSEARCH, produced by The Festival of New American Musicals in residence at University of California, Irvine. (more...)

Bucks County Playhouse's 2015 Oscar Hammerstein Festival to Celebrate Stephen Sondheim This FallBucks County Playhouse's 2015 Oscar Hammerstein Festival to Celebrate Stephen Sondheim This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

Bucks County Playhouse producers Robyn Goodman and Alexander Fraser just announced the 2nd Annual Oscar Hammerstein Festival -- named in honor of the master lyricist who wrote some of America's most beloved and recognizable musicals at his family farm in Bucks County. (more...)

BWW TV: Highlights de DIES NORMALS en el Versus TeatreBWW TV: Highlights de DIES NORMALS en el Versus Teatre
by Roberto Rodríguez - Aug 17, 2015

DIES NORMALS (Ordinary Days), el musical de Adam Gwon, se estrenó el pasado fin de semana en el Versus Teatre de Barcelona, protagonizado por Víctor Gómez, Xavi Duch, Marta Capel, Gracia Fernández, Lu Fabres, Albert Bolea y María Santallusia, acompañados al piano por Joan Comaposada. La dirección corre a cargo de Ferran Guiu. (more...)

Prospect Theater Company to Host IGNITE 2015-16 Concert Series at The Times CenterProspect Theater Company to Host IGNITE 2015-16 Concert Series at The Times Center
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

Prospect Theater Company will present its IGNITE Series, a year-long line-up of concert events at The Times Center (242 W 41st Street), featuring today's new voices shaping the future of musical theater, from September through June.  (more...)

Mamie Gummer, Karron Graves, Caitlin O'Connell, Chris Stack & Haynes Thigpen Set to Lead Roundabout's UGLY LIES THE BONEMamie Gummer, Karron Graves, Caitlin O'Connell, Chris Stack & Haynes Thigpen Set to Lead Roundabout's UGLY LIES THE BONE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2015

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) just announced the cast for the Roundabout Underground world?premiere production of Ugly Lies the Bone by Lindsey Ferrentino, directed by Patricia McGregor, as part of the 50th Anniversary Season. The cast will feature Karron Graves (Kacie), Mamie Gummer (Jess), Caitlin O'Connell (Voice / Their Mom), Chris Stack (Stevie) and Haynes Thigpen (Kelvin). Roundabout welcomes back Mamie Gummer, who made her New York stage debut in Roundabout's 2005 production of Mr. Marmalade. (more...)

Signature Theatre to Host 2015 Open House Next MonthSignature Theatre to Host 2015 Open House Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

Virginia's Signature Theatre opens its doors for its annual Open House on Sunday, August 2, for an all-day extravaganza full of live performances and arts events across five different stages. Free and open to the public, this special summer event runs from noon until 8:30pm, with numerous performances throughout the Signature complex starting every fifteen minutes, as well as a one-day-only discounted ticket sale at the Box Office for select performances of mainstage shows in Signature's 2015/16 season. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Utah Repertory Theater Company's ORDINARY DAYS is Fresh and InsightfulBWW Reviews: Utah Repertory Theater Company's ORDINARY DAYS is Fresh and Insightful
by Tyler Hinton - Jul 14, 2015

If you are a musical theatre fan looking for a fresh, complex contemporary show to see, Utah Repertory Theater Company's ORDINARY DAYS is the one for you. And if you are a human being looking for an experience that will add new insight, peace, and clarity to your outlook on life, you'll want to carve 75 minutes from your busy schedule for it. (more...)

Laurence O'Keefe Will Co-Chair Dramatists Guild Fund's Fellows ProgramLaurence O'Keefe Will Co-Chair Dramatists Guild Fund's Fellows Program
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2015

Dramatists Guild Fund President Andrew Lippa and Executive Director Rachel Routh announced today that Laurence O'Keefe will Co-Chair the nonprofit's Fellows Program.   (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Our Productions' GOD OF CARNAGE in AddisonPhoto Flash: First Look at Our Productions' GOD OF CARNAGE in Addison
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2015

Our Productions Theatre Co. Dallas Executive Producer & Co-Artistic Director Stephanie Riggs & Executive Producer Scott Kirkham, along with Co-Artistic Directors Brad Baker and Mark Mullino present their second show of their naugural 2015 Mini-Season, a remount of the company's critically acclaimed God of Carnage by Yasmina Reza. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

BWW Interviews: Composer Adam Gwon on ORDINARY DAYS and its 100th ProductionBWW Interviews: Composer Adam Gwon on ORDINARY DAYS and its 100th Production
by Tyler Hinton - Jul 2, 2015

Up-and-coming composer Adam Gwon recently spoke with BroadwayWorld about his musical ORDINARY DAYS, the 100th production and Utah premiere of which will be staged by Utah Repertory Theater Company from July 10 to 26 at the Sugar Space Studio Theater in Sugar House. (more...)


by Felipe Velasco - Jul 1, 2015

Este verano, el Teatro Gaudí y el Versus Teatre en Barcelona se llenan de teatro musical con cuatro propuestas que harán las delicias de los 'musical lovers': 'The Addams family', 'Una ronda', 'El hombre con quien sueñan las mujeres cuando sueñan con hombres' y 'Días normales'. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Audra McDonald Enchants at Wolf TrapBWW Reviews: Audra McDonald Enchants at Wolf Trap
by Emma Kouguell - Jun 24, 2015

An evening with - the only - six-time Tony Award recipient Audra McDonald is more than listening to her rich, versatile voice sing both older and more recent treasures. Ms. McDonald chooses songs that have strong stories both for her and within the song itself. Her ability to capture these narratives through her voice is one of the many reasons Ms. McDonald is such a brilliant actress and singer. The opportunity to see Ms. McDonald work her magic live is enchanting, to say the least. (more...)

Broadway's Melissa Errico Releases New Recording of 'Walking Happy'Broadway's Melissa Errico Releases New Recording of 'Walking Happy'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

?Ghostlight Records will expand their special single from stage and screen star Melissa Errico with the third song, "Walking Happy." The digital exclusive is available today, June 23, 2015, on iTunes here. (more...)

BWW Previews: ORDINARY DAYS Composer to Appear at Utah Rep's Opening of Regional PremiereBWW Previews: ORDINARY DAYS Composer to Appear at Utah Rep's Opening of Regional Premiere
by Blair Howell - Jun 23, 2015

To celebrate the regional premiere of the Off-Broadway hit 'Ordinary Days,' Utah Repertory Theater Company has invited the show's acclaimed composer Adam Gwon to the opening night performance, July 10, 2015. (more...)

A LETTER TO HARVEY MILK to Receive Industry Reading Next WeekA LETTER TO HARVEY MILK to Receive Industry Reading Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

The award-winning musical, A Letter to Harvey Milk, based on the short story "A Letter to Harvey Milk" by Leslea Newman,  will enjoy an invite-only industry reading in New York City on Monday, June 22, 2015 at Times Square's Playroom Theatre. A Letter to Harvey Milk, has a book by Jerry James, Cheryl Stern and Laura I. Kramer, lyrics by Ellen M. Schwartz with additional lyrics by Cheryl Stern, and music by Laura I. Kramer, it has been musical directed, arranged and orchestrated by Ned Paul Ginsburg, and the reading will be directed by Evan Pappas (Performer: Parade, My Favorite Year). (more...)


by Felipe Velasco - Jun 17, 2015

"Dies normals" de Adam Gwon se estreno en 2008 en el Off West End y el año siguiente en el Off Broadway. El Versus Teatre estrenara el 14 de agosto. La produccion catalana de TeatreOff estara dirigida por Ferran Guiu y protagonizada por Gracia Fernandez, Victor Gomez, Marta Capel, Xavi Duch, Maria Santallusia i Albert Bolea. (more...)

BWW Feature: Utah Rep to Stage Regional Premiere of Off-Broadway Hit ORDINARY DAYSBWW Feature: Utah Rep to Stage Regional Premiere of Off-Broadway Hit ORDINARY DAYS
by Blair Howell - Jun 12, 2015

All the Must-See Charm of 'Friends' with Attractive Music by a Rising Star Composer (more...)

SOMETHING ROTTEN! Cast Album Hits #1 on Billboard Top Broadway ChartSOMETHING ROTTEN! Cast Album Hits #1 on Billboard Top Broadway Chart
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

Ghostlight Records just announced that the Original Broadway Cast Album for Something Rotten!, the new musical comedy nominated for 10 Tony Awards including Best Musical, hit #1 on the Billboard Top Broadway chart its first week in digital release. The album also debuted on the Billboard Top 200 chart at #94, the Billboard Top Current Albums chart at #45, and the Billboard Overall Digital Albums chart at #22. This marks the strongest overall cast album debut since June 2014, and the third-strongest sales week of any cast recording in five years. Something Rotten! is officially available now on iTunes here and other digital formats with a 36-page booklet. The disc will be available in stores and online July 17. The album is produced by Kurt Deutsch, Wayne Kirkpatrick, Karey Kirkpatrick and Kevin McCollum. It is co-produced by Lawrence Manchesterand Phil Reno. The album has special liner notes by Time Out New York theater editor David Cote. To order the album, please visit www.sh-k-boom.com/somethingrotten. (more...)

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