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Midtown International Theatre Festival to Present 100 Plays in 23 Days Starting This WeekendMidtown International Theatre Festival to Present 100 Plays in 23 Days Starting This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2017

The Midtown International Theatre Festival returns for another summer of quality stage works, July 15 - August 6, 2017 at the WorkShop (312 W. 36th Street, NYC). New York's oldest continuing theater festival will present 100 plays in 23 days! (more...)

Children From Sloan Kettering Cancer Center to See THE PRINCESS, THE COW, AND THE CORN MAZEChildren From Sloan Kettering Cancer Center to See THE PRINCESS, THE COW, AND THE CORN MAZE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

The Princess, The Cow, and The Corn Maze, a new musical making its world premiere this summer at the Midtown International Theatre Festival, has the great honor of being selected as The Bungalow Foundation's (TheBungalow.org) summer outing for children undergoing clinical trials at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. The children and their families will get to see Cow in his latest laugh filled musical adventure. Rabbit Hole Theatricks, the show's presenter, will be donating a copy of the book the musical is based on to each young Sloan Kettering patient coming to see the production. (more...)

THE PRINCESS, THE COW, AND THE CORN MAZE to Debut at 2017 Midtown International Theatre FestivalTHE PRINCESS, THE COW, AND THE CORN MAZE to Debut at 2017 Midtown International Theatre Festival
by BroadwayWorld JR - Jun 7, 2017

The Princess, The Cow, and The Corn Maze, the latest book from award-winning children's author Amber L. Spradlin, is going to launch the same week that the new children's musical, based on the book, will premiere at the 17th Annual Midtown International Theatre Festival, July 21-23, 2017. (more...)

MITF 2017: The Oldest Continuing Theatre Festival in NYC Returns This SummerMITF 2017: The Oldest Continuing Theatre Festival in NYC Returns This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2017

This is an auspicious year for John Chatterton and the Midtown International Theatre Festival. MITF is now the OLDEST CONTINUING THEATRE FESTIVAL IN NEW YORK! John Chatterton has set the gold standard for presenting new and exciting independent theatrical works in NYC. This year's special festival brings more than 100 productions to Manhattan - as well as an astounding number of international works. The 18th Annual Midtown International Theatre Festival once again proves itself to be one of the best reasons to stay in New York in July! (more...)

The Midtown International Theatre Festival Announces Summer 2017 LineupThe Midtown International Theatre Festival Announces Summer 2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

The Midtown International Theatre Festival returns for another summer of quality stage works. (more...)

Spend Halloween with Superbunny as he Meets the Mummy in a New Children's MusicalSpend Halloween with Superbunny as he Meets the Mummy in a New Children's Musical
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2016

Superbunny Meets the Mummy, a new musical based on the next installment of the award winning children's book series Thumperino Superbunny by Amber L. Spradlin, is coming to the Actors Fund Arts Center on October 29th at 2:30 pm and October 30th at 10:30 am , FREE admission. (more...)

Rabbit Hole Theatricks to Premiere Children's Musical SUPERBUNNY MEETS THE MUMMYRabbit Hole Theatricks to Premiere Children's Musical SUPERBUNNY MEETS THE MUMMY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2016

Rabbit Hole Theatricks is about to premiere their fifth new children's musical called Superbunny Meets the Mummy, the fourth installment in the Superbunny catalog, while at the same time Rob Martin Productions of New Zealand is currently in rehearsal and preparing an international tour of both New Zealand and Australia of Rabbit Hole's second children's musical, A Cow Named Cow. (more...)

Rabbit Hole Theatricks to Premiere Children's Musical SUPERBUNNY MEETS THE MUMMYRabbit Hole Theatricks to Premiere Children's Musical SUPERBUNNY MEETS THE MUMMY
by BroadwayWorld JR - Oct 19, 2016

Rabbit Hole Theatricks is about to premiere their fifth new children's musical called Superbunny Meets the Mummy, the fourth installment in the Superbunny catalog, while at the same time Rob Martin Productions of New Zealand is currently in rehearsal and preparing an international tour of both New Zealand and Australia of Rabbit Hole's second children's musical, A Cow Named Cow. (more...)

Spend Halloween with Superbunny as he Meets the Mummy in a New Children's MusicalSpend Halloween with Superbunny as he Meets the Mummy in a New Children's Musical
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

Superbunny Meets the Mummy, a new musical based on the next installment of the award winning children's book series Thumperino Superbunny by Amber L. Spradlin, is coming to the Actors Fund Arts Center on October 29th at 2:30 pm and October 30th at 10:30 am , FREE admission. (more...)

Davis & Cohen's BRIDGES: A NEW MUSICAL Premieres at Berkeley Playhouse TonightDavis & Cohen's BRIDGES: A NEW MUSICAL Premieres at Berkeley Playhouse Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2016

Berkeley Playhouse presents the world premiere of BRIDGES: A NEW MUSICAL, with lyrics and book by Cheryl L. Davis (2009 Writers' Guild Award winner and Daytime Emmy Award nominee for As the World Turns), composed by Douglas J. Cohen (2005 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Lyrics for Off-Broadway's Children's Letters to God, Richard Rodgers Grants and the Gilman & Conzalez-Falla Theatre Foundation Award for Off-Broadway's No Way to Treat a Lady), and conceived by Founding Artistic Director Elizabeth McKoy (developer of new musical theatre works for Berkeley Playhouse including: Born And Raised, Bravado, and Just So Stories). (more...)

Davis & Cohen's BRIDGES: A NEW MUSICAL Premieres at Berkeley Playhouse TonightDavis & Cohen's BRIDGES: A NEW MUSICAL Premieres at Berkeley Playhouse Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2016

Berkeley Playhouse presents the world premiere of BRIDGES: A NEW MUSICAL, with lyrics and book by Cheryl L. Davis (2009 Writers' Guild Award winner and Daytime Emmy Award nominee for As the World Turns), composed by Douglas J. Cohen (2005 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Lyrics for Off-Broadway's Children's Letters to God, Richard Rodgers Grants and the Gilman & Conzalez-Falla Theatre Foundation Award for Off-Broadway's No Way to Treat a Lady), and conceived by Founding Artistic Director Elizabeth McKoy (developer of new musical theatre works for Berkeley Playhouse including: Born And Raised, Bravado, and Just So Stories). (more...)

Davis & Cohen's BRIDGES: A NEW MUSICAL to Premiere at Berkeley Playhouse This WinterDavis & Cohen's BRIDGES: A NEW MUSICAL to Premiere at Berkeley Playhouse This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2015

BroadwayWorld is excited to report that Berkeley Playhouse will present the world premiere of BRIDGES: A NEW MUSICAL, with lyrics and book by Cheryl L. Davis (2009 Writers' Guild Award winner and Daytime Emmy Award nominee for As the World Turns), composed by Douglas J. Cohen (2005 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Lyrics for Off-Broadway's Children's Letters to God, Richard Rodgers Grants and the Gilman & Conzalez-Falla Theatre Foundation Award for Off-Broadway's No Way to Treat a Lady), and conceived by Founding Artistic Director Elizabeth McKoy (developer of new musical theatre works for Berkeley Playhouse including: Born And Raised, Bravado, and Just So Stories). (more...)

A SUPERBUNNY CHRISTMAS Comes to Actors Fund Arts Center This WeekendA SUPERBUNNY CHRISTMAS Comes to Actors Fund Arts Center This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2014

A Superbunny Christmas, an original children's musical based on the second installment of the award winning children's book series Thumperino Superbunny by Amber L. Spradlin, is coming to the Actors Fund Arts Center this weekend, December 13th and 14th at 2:00 p.m. (more...)

A SUPERBUNNY CHRISTMAS Comes to Actors Fund Arts Center, 12/13-14A SUPERBUNNY CHRISTMAS Comes to Actors Fund Arts Center, 12/13-14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2014

A Superbunny Christmas, an original children's musical based on the second installment of the award winning children's book series Thumperino Superbunny by Amber L. Spradlin, is coming to the Actors Fund Arts Center on December 13th and 14th at 2:00 p.m. (more...)

Linda Lavin Joins Lineup of Stars Honoring Joel Grey and Jeanine Tesori at Gala Celebration, 10/26Linda Lavin Joins Lineup of Stars Honoring Joel Grey and Jeanine Tesori at Gala Celebration, 10/26
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2014

Linda Lavin will be joining the lineup of stars honoring Joel Grey and Jeanine Tesori at the Encompass New Opera Theatre's Gala celebration on Oct. 26th at The National Arts Club (15 Gramercy Park South, New York City). (more...)

Encompass New Opera Theatre Announces 10/26 Musical Salute Honoring Two Luminaries of American Musical Theater: Joel Grey and Jeanine TesoriEncompass New Opera Theatre Announces 10/26 Musical Salute Honoring Two Luminaries of American Musical Theater: Joel Grey and Jeanine Tesori
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2014

Today, Nancy Rhodes, Artistic Director of Encompass New Opera Theatre and Gala Honorary Chairs Sheldon Harnick, John Kander, Tony Kushner and Maury Yeston announced the October 26th Star-Studded Musical Salute honoring Two Luminaries of the American Musical Theater -- Tony and Academy Award Winning Legend JOEL GREY and Celebrated Award Winning Composer JEANINE TESORI. (more...)

Encompass New Opera Theatre to Honor Joel Grey and Jeanine Tesori Next MonthEncompass New Opera Theatre to Honor Joel Grey and Jeanine Tesori Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2014

Today, Nancy Rhodes, Artistic Director of Encompass New Opera Theatre and Gala Honorary Chairs Sheldon Harnick, John Kander, Tony Kushner and Maury Yeston announced the October 26th star-studded musical salute honoring two luminaries of the American musical theater -- Tony and Academy Award-winning legend Joel Grey and celebrated, award-winning composer Jeanine Tesori. (more...)

A COW NAMED COW Set for PARADIGM SHIFTS, Begin. 3/1A COW NAMED COW Set for PARADIGM SHIFTS, Begin. 3/1
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2014

The new children's book series A Cow Named Cow will be released on March 1st at the premiere of its musical counterpart, also titled A Cow Named Cow. This event will launch at the first annual Music & Film (more...)