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BWW Review: MATILDA THE MUSICAL Dazzles in NashvilleBWW Review: MATILDA THE MUSICAL Dazzles in Nashville
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jan 28, 2016

Can there be a better way to capture Matilda's spirit so evocatively than in a sparkling new work for the musical theater? A musical journey through which we can chart her soulful, heartfelt ascent into a literary hierarchy in which readers can live vicariously? Matilda's forays into a fictional world of devil-may-care adventure, oftentimes aided by her gift for telekinesis or her penchant for clever tricks (like switching her father's hair oil with her mother's peroxide) - which is at once darker than other offerings of like ilk, yet somehow rather more confectionary than even the fluffiest of musical comedies - lend themselves exquisitely to Matilda the Musical, the critically lauded stage extravaganza that is somehow effervescently uplifting while remaining grounded. (more...)

BWW Review: MATILDA National Tour at Durham Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: MATILDA National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center
by Jeffrey Kare - Jan 20, 2016

MATILDA National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center (more...)

Tickets to MATILDA National Tour's Chicago Engagement on Sale FridayTickets to MATILDA National Tour's Chicago Engagement on Sale Friday
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

Broadway In Chicago has announced that individual tickets for MATILDA THE MUSICAL, produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company and The Dodgers, go on sale to the public on Friday, January 22.† The First National Tour of MATILDA THE MUSICAL will play Chicago's Oriental Theatre (24 W Randolph) March 22 through April 10, 2016. (more...)

BWW Review:  Trunchbulls of the World, Unite! MATILDA THE MUSICAL Takes Over the OrpheumBWW Review: Trunchbulls of the World, Unite! MATILDA THE MUSICAL Takes Over the Orpheum
by Joseph Baker - Jan 14, 2016

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MATILDA National Tour Welcomes New 'Miss Trunchbull'MATILDA National Tour Welcomes New 'Miss Trunchbull'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that the First National Tour of MATILDA THE MUSICAL welcomes David Abeles in the role of Miss Trunchbull. He joins a company that includes Jennifer Blood (Miss Honey), Quinn Mattfeld (Mr. Wormwood), and Cassie Silva (Mrs. Wormwood), and three girls sharing the title role - Sarah McKinley Austin, Lily Brooks O'Briant, Savannah Grace Elmer. (more...)

Memphian to Share Title Role in MATILDA Tour During Local RunMemphian to Share Title Role in MATILDA Tour During Local Run
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2016

Casting has been announced for the Memphis engagement of the First National Tour of MATILDA THE MUSICAL. Produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company and The Dodgers, the First National Tour of MATILDA THE MUSICAL will play The Orpheum Theatre in Memphis, TN January 12 - 17, 2016. Tickets are on sale now. (more...)

Signature's INCIDENT AT VICHY and NIGHT IS A ROOM to Play Final Performances This WeekSignature's INCIDENT AT VICHY and NIGHT IS A ROOM to Play Final Performances This Week
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2015

The Signature Theatre productions of Arthur Miller's Incident at Vichy, directed by Michael Wilson, and Naomi Wallace's Night is a Room, directed by Bill Rauch, will both play their final performances this Sunday, December 20 at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). The twice-extended Incident at Vichy was named to Time Magazine's Top 10 Plays/Musicals of the Year, while Night is a Room, also extended, was called an "audacious jaw-dropper" by The New York Times. (more...)

VIDEO: Darren Pettie Delivers Powerful Arthur Miller Speech From INCIDENT AT VICHYVIDEO: Darren Pettie Delivers Powerful Arthur Miller Speech From INCIDENT AT VICHY
by Michael Dale - Nov 17, 2015

A former military man has a poignant message about the limits of human compassion. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of Signature's INCIDENT AT VICHYPhoto Coverage: Inside Opening Night of Signature's INCIDENT AT VICHY
by Kevin Thomas Garcia - Nov 16, 2015

Signature Theatre†just announced a second one-week extension for INCIDENT AT VICHY, by†Arthur Miller†and directed by†Michael Wilson, due to its sold-out run. INCIDENT AT VICHY will now play through Sunday, December 20, 2015 in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). Check out photos from opening night below! (more...)

Signature's INCIDENT AT VICHY Extends Again Off-BroadwaySignature's INCIDENT AT VICHY Extends Again Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2015

Signature Theatre just announced a†second one-week extension for INCIDENT AT VICHY, by Arthur Miller and directed by Michael Wilson, due to its sold-out run. INCIDENT AT VICHY will now play through Sunday, December 20, 2015. The production opens Sunday, November 15 in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). (more...)

Photo Flash: Lesser America Celebrates THE BACHELORS Opening at Rattlestick TheaterPhoto Flash: Lesser America Celebrates THE BACHELORS Opening at Rattlestick Theater
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2015

LESSER AMERICA presents the†world premiere of THE BACHELORS by Caroline V. McGraw (The Vaults), directed by Portia Krieger (Fun Home Associate Director, Baby Screams Miracle) at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater (224 Waverly Place, NYC) now playing†through November 29th, 2015. The production opened on November 7, and BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening night festivities below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Signature Theatre's INCIDENT AT VICHYPhoto Flash: First Look at Signature Theatre's INCIDENT AT VICHY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2015

Signature Theatre's INCIDENT AT VICHY, by†Arthur Millerand directed by†Michael Wilson, will play in a 50th Anniversary production through Sunday, December 13, 2015. The production begins performances tonight, October 27, and opens Sunday, November 15 in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). (more...)

Signature Theatre's INCIDENT AT VICHY Begins Previews Off-BroadwaySignature Theatre's INCIDENT AT VICHY Begins Previews Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2015

Signature Theatre's INCIDENT AT VICHY, by Arthur Miller and directed by Michael Wilson, will play in a†50th Anniversary production through Sunday, December 13, 2015. The production begins performances tonight, October 27, and opens Sunday, November 15 in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). (more...)

Signature Extends INCIDENT AT VICHYSignature Extends INCIDENT AT VICHY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2015

Signature Theatre (James Houghton, Founding Artistic Director; Erika Mallin, Executive Director) is pleased to announce a one-week extension for Incident at Vichy, by Arthur Miller and directed by Michael Wilson. Called 'one of the most important plays of our time' by The New York Times in its review of the show's original production, the 50th Anniversary production of Incident at Vichy will now play through Sunday, December 13, 2015. The production begins performances Tuesday, October 27 and opens Sunday, November 15 in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). (more...)

Relive NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Off-Broadway Ahead of A.R.T. BowRelive NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Off-Broadway Ahead of A.R.T. Bow
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2015

As reported yesterday, Harvard University's American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) , under the artistic direction of Tony-winner Diane Paulus, will soon stage NATASHA, PIERRE AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812, based upon Leo Tolstoy's WAR AND PEACE. In honor of the production, BroadwayWorld brings you a brief look back the Off-Broadway production! (more...)

Photo Flash: Signature's INCIDENT AT VICHY Celebrates Arthur Miller's 100th BirthdayPhoto Flash: Signature's INCIDENT AT VICHY Celebrates Arthur Miller's 100th Birthday
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2015

Signature Theatre†stages INCIDENT AT VICHY, written by Arthur Miller and directed by Michael Wilson,†running October 27 to December 6, 2015 with a Sunday, November 15 opening night in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). The cast just celebrated playwright Arthur Miller's 100th birthday (which officially takes place tomorrow) with cake -- check out photos below! (more...)

Signature Taps Broadway Vets for Arthur Miller's INCIDENT AT VICHYSignature Taps Broadway Vets for Arthur Miller's INCIDENT AT VICHY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2015

Signature Theatre has announced casting is confirmed and tickets are now on sale for Incident at Vichy, written by Arthur Miller and directed by Michael Wilson. Called "one of the most important plays of our time" by The New York Times in its review of the show's original production, Incident at Vichy runs October 27 to December 6, 2015 with a Sunday, November 15 opening night in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). All tickets for the initial run of the production are $25 as part of the Signature Ticket Initiative: A Generation of Access. To purchase tickets for all Signature productions, call Ticket Services at 212-244-7529 (Tues. - Sun., 11am - 6pm) or visit signaturetheatre.org. (more...)

America Ferrera & More Set for 2015 Theatre Lab at Sundance ResortAmerica Ferrera & More Set for 2015 Theatre Lab at Sundance Resort
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2015

Sundance Institute today announced the acting company and creative advisors that are participating in its 2015 Theatre Lab, which kicked off yesterday and runs through July 26 at the Sundance Resort in Utah. Under the supervision of Artistic Director Philip Himberg and Producing Director Christopher Hibma, the Lab is the centerpiece of the Institute's year-round work with the theatre community and is one of 24 residency Labs the Institute hosts each year for independent artists in theatre, film, new media and episodic content. (more...)

Photo Coverage: New York Theatre Workshop Celebrates Bob Crowley at Spring Gala!Photo Coverage: New York Theatre Workshop Celebrates Bob Crowley at Spring Gala!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 12, 2015

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) just honored internationally acclaimed theatre designer and six-time Tony Award Winner†Bob Crowley†at the NYTW 2015 Spring Gala last night. The event, which was held at the Edison Ballroom (240 W 47th St.) was chaired by Disney Theatrical Production President†Thomas Schumacher,†Sherie Rene Scott, Jack O'Brien, and†John Barrett. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from inside the big night below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Fair Play, Featuring Original ONCE Cast Members, Debut New EP & Video at 42WestPhoto Flash: Fair Play, Featuring Original ONCE Cast Members, Debut New EP & Video at 42West
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2015

FAIR PLAY - EP/Video Release and Show took place at 42West, located at 512 West 42nd Street. The soul and folk trio of Elizabeth A. Davis, David Abeles, and Will Connolly made their 42West debut featuring special guest artists from the worlds of Broadway, Television and Film. The concert took place Monday, February 23rd, 2015. (more...)

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