Eric Williams News

Lar Lubovitch Dance Company Returning to Joyce Theater, 10/15-19
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

The internationally renowned Lar Lubovitch Dance Company returns to The Joyce Theater with two dances based on ancient myths: the world premiere of The Black Rose and a re-conceived production of Artemis, originally created for American Ballet Theatre in 2003. (more...)

Minister and College Professor Eric K. Williams Releases New Children's Fantasy – 'Edric the Hatchling Gryphon'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 03, 2014

Aerek, a woodsman and former soldier, comes across a beautiful yet strange looking stone while hiking deep in his mountain woods. He shares his discovery with his friend Beecie, and together they find the surprise of their lives. This is not a stone at all. It is the egg of a mysterious creature called a Gryphon. This is the story of their adventures with a hatchling Gryphon named Edric. You are invited to share their adventures and meet trolls, wolves and Arimaspian Cyclops. Come join the adventure. Edric the Hatchling Gryphon is available in both print and ebook format. Book Information: Edric the Hatchling Gryphon By Eric K. Williams Publisher: FriesenPress ISBN: 978-1460245651 ASIN: B00KVNVF3C Published: June 2014 Pages: 72 Genre: Children's Fantasy About The Author: Dr. Eric Williams is a Minister, College Professor, and Daddy to eight wonderful children. He lives with his wife, Dr. Carol Williams in a small town in Southern Illinois. Dr. Williams earned his Doctorate of Ministry through Andersonville Theological Seminary. He currently teaches Ethics and Philosophy at Kaskaskia College in Centralia, Illinois. The story of Edric is inspired by the antics of his children and the relationships within his family. You will find his siblings represented in the characters that accompany his heroes, and his children reflected in the spontaneous antics of the Hero Edric. For more information, review copies, or interviews please contact the author at: Eric K. Williams Email: smartlivingguy@gmail.com Website: http://www.smartlivingguy.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ericwilliamsauthor (more...)

CLOWN BAR Extends Through 8/23 at The Box
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2014

Award-winning Pipeline Theatre Company announces the extension of its critically acclaimed production of CLOWN BAR by Adam Szymkowicz, with music & additional lyrics by Adam Overett. Directed by Andrew Neisler, performances will now run through August 23 at legendary clown haunt The Box. (more...)

Excerpts from New FANNIE LOU Musical to Showcase One Woman's Voting Rights Struggle; Concert Set for Carnegie Hall, 10/9
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2014

A little over 50 years ago, on Aug. 31, 1962, an African American sharecropper who had spent most of her life working in Mississippi fields traveled to her district's county seat to register to vote. She was denied the right. So began the public activism of Fannie Lou Hamer, whose struggles for voting and civil rights spanned the next 15 years. This coming fall, excerpts from a new musical inspired by Hamer's life and work, written by playwright/composer Felicia Hunter, will be presented in concert format on one of Carnegie Hall's iconic stages. The one-night-only special event also will serve as a benefit for the Center for Law and Social Justice, Medgar Evers College, CUNY. (more...)

CLOWN BAR Begins Performances this Weekend at The Box
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2014

After a critically acclaimed and extended run in 2013, Award-winning Pipeline Theatre Company will present an encore engagement of CLOWN BAR by Adam Szymkowicz, with music & additional lyrics by Adam Overett. It will be directed by Andrew Neisler. Originally announced to return to its original venue, the production will instead transfer to legendary clown haunt The Box beginning June 14. Opening is slated for June 21. (more...)

CLOWN BAR Will Transfer to The Box, 6/14
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2014

After a critically acclaimed and extended run in 2013, Award-winning Pipeline Theatre Company will present an encore engagement of CLOWN BAR by Adam Szymkowicz, with music & additional lyrics by Adam Overett. Originally announced to return to its original venue, the production will instead transfer to longtime clown haunt The Box beginning June 14. Opening is slated for June 21. (more...)

Miranda Lambert, Tim McGraw Lead Nominations for 49th ANNUAL ACM AWARDS, Airing Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 06, 2014

The 49th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, Country Music's Party of the Year, honoring country music's superstars and hottest emerging talent, will air tonight, April 6, 2014. (more...)

SHOWGASM, TOE PICK!, ON THIS ISLAND and More Set for Ars Nova, Feb-March 2014
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2014

Ars Nova announces a February and March lineup featuring exciting new comedy, music and theater programming. (more...)

SHOWGASM, TOE PICK!, ON THIS ISLAND and More Set for Ars Nova, Feb-March 2014
by BWW News Desk - Feb 04, 2014

Ars Nova announces a February and March lineup featuring exciting new comedy, music and theater programming. (more...)

Miranda Lambert, Tim McGraw Lead Nominations for 49th ANNUAL ACM AWARDS; Full List Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2014

Nominations were announced today for the 49th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, Country Music's Party of the Year®, honoring country music's superstars and hottest emerging talent. (more...)

Northeast Children's Theatre Stages A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD, Now thru 2/2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2014

The Northeast Children's Theatre Company (NCTC), a professional not-for-profit theatre company for young audiences & families, continues its second season in residence at the Fairfield Theatre Company with 'A Year With Frog And Toad,' the wildly popular Broadway musical based on Arnold Lobel's books of the same name. The production is directed by Morgan Weitz and features music, lyrics, and book by Robert Reale and Willie Reale. 'A Year With Frog And Toad' features Jimmy McDonald as Toad, Eric Williams as Frog, Daniel Tepper, Angela Jeffries, and Olivia Howell. (more...)

Northeast Children's Theatre to Stage A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD, 1/25-2/2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2014

The Northeast Children's Theatre Company (NCTC), a professional not-for-profit theatre company for young audiences & families, continues its second season in residence at the Fairfield Theatre Company with 'A Year With Frog And Toad,' the wildly popular Broadway musical based on Arnold Lobel's books of the same name. The production is directed by Morgan Weitz and features music, lyrics, and book by Robert Reale and Willie Reale. 'A Year With Frog And Toad' features Jimmy McDonald as Toad, Eric Williams as Frog, Daniel Tepper, Angela Jeffries, and Olivia Howell. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at BYUIOO, Opening Tomorrow at The Gym at Judson
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2013

Award-winning Pipeline Theatre Company in association with Judson Arts presents the World Premiere of BYUIOO, a musical with book, music and lyrics by Nate Weida. This folk gospel musical, presented in an entirely made-up language, will be directed by Andrew Neisler (Pipeline's acclaimed hit Clown Bar) featuring a cast of sixteen. Previews begin October 26 at The Gym at Judson with opening slated for October 31. Check out a first look at the production below! (more...)

BYUIOO Opens Tomorrow at The Gym at Judson
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2013

Award-winning Pipeline Theatre Company in association with Judson Arts presents the World Premiere of BYUIOO, a musical with book, music and lyrics by Nate Weida. This folk gospel musical, presented in an entirely made-up language, will be directed by Andrew Neisler (Pipeline's acclaimed hit Clown Bar) featuring a cast of sixteen. Previews begin October 26 at The Gym at Judson with opening slated for October 31. (more...)

Pipeline Theatre Premieres BYUIOO at The Gym at Judson Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2013

Award-winning Pipeline Theatre Company in association with Judson Arts presents the World Premiere of BYUIOO, a musical with book, music and lyrics by Nate Weida. This folk gospel musical, presented in an entirely made-up language, will be directed by Andrew Neisler (Pipeline's acclaimed hit Clown Bar) featuring a cast of sixteen. Previews begin tonight, October 26 at The Gym at Judson with opening slated for October 31. (more...)

Pipeline Theatre Company to Present Benefit Performance of BYUIOO, 10/30
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2013

Award-winning Pipeline Theatre Company in association with Judson Arts presents the World Premiere of BYUIOO, a musical with book, music and lyrics by Nate Weida. This folk gospel musical, presented in an entirely made-up language, will be directed by Andrew Neisler (Pipeline's acclaimed hit Clown Bar) featuring a cast of sixteen. Previews begin October 26 at The Gym at Judson with opening slated for October 31. The company will also present a special benefit performance on Wednesday, October 30 at 8PM to benefit Nomi Network, which provides training and economic opportunities for survivors and women at risk of human trafficking. This special benefit performance will include an introduction by the Nomi community, a talk back with the cast and creative team of Byuioo, and a wine reception. (more...)

Pipeline Theatre to Premiere BYUIOO at The Gym at Judson, Begin. 10/26
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2013

Award-winning Pipeline Theatre Company in association with Judson Arts presents the World Premiere of BYUIOO, a musical with book, music and lyrics by Nate Weida. This folk gospel musical, presented in an entirely made-up language, will be directed by Andrew Neisler (Pipeline's acclaimed hit Clown Bar) featuring a cast of sixteen. Previews begin October 26 at The Gym at Judson with opening slated for October 31. (more...)

Richard Isen's CHANCE to Make World Premiere at Alcove Theater, Begin. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 05, 2013

After its workshop production at the York Theatre in NYC in Nov. 2011, Chance - A Musical Play about Love, Risk & Getting it Right -will be having the its world premiere staging at The Alcove Theatre in SF, beginning tonight, July 5, and running through July 28, 2013. (more...)

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, June 22 - THE FANTASTICKS, PIPPIN and More Strip Down for BROADWAY BARES!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2013

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' round-up. Today's photos feature intermission shots from Paper Mill Playhouse's THE LITTLE MERMAID, off-Broadway's THE FANTASTICKS, and BERENSTAIN BEARS LIVE, Instagram videos from THE BOOK OF MORMON and Gateway's GREASE, and pics from KINKY BOOTS, PIPPIN, WICKED, TOP HAT, WEST SIDE STORY, Barrington Stage's ON THE TOWN and more! (more...)

Richard Isen's CHANCE to Make World Premiere at Alcove Theater, 7/5-28
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2013

After its workshop production at the York Theatre in NYC in Nov. 2011, Chance - A Musical Play about Love, Risk & Getting it Right -will be having the its world premiere staging at The Alcove Theatre in SF. July 5 -28, 2013. (more...)

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