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Time is Ticking to Vote for the BroadwayWorld New Jersey AwardsTime is Ticking to Vote for the BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 19, 2014

Time is ticking on your last chance to vote for the 2014 BroadwayWorld New Jersey Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 19th. Voting closes at the end of the year! (more...)

The Muny Announces Creative Teams for 2015 Season; Marc Bruni, Gary Griffin, Marcia Milgrom Dodge & More!The Muny Announces Creative Teams for 2015 Season; Marc Bruni, Gary Griffin, Marcia Milgrom Dodge & More!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

The Muny announced today the directors, choreographers and music directors for the Muny's 2015 Season, which opens on June 15 with My Fair Lady. 'This is a thrilling roster of artists,' said Muny Artistic Director and Executive Producer Mike Isaacson. 'We look forward to bringing their vision and talent to our grand stage.' (more...)

Final Two Weeks of Voting for the BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards - Nicole Ari Parker Leads!Final Two Weeks of Voting for the BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards - Nicole Ari Parker Leads!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 13, 2014

Voting has now opened for the 2014 BroadwayWorld New Jersey Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 4th. (more...)

Photo Flash: Dr. Ruth Visits THE FABULOUS LIPITONES at GSTPhoto Flash: Dr. Ruth Visits THE FABULOUS LIPITONES at GST
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2014

Last night, Dr. Ruth Westheimer attended the performance of John Markus and Mark St. Germain's 'The Fabulous Lipitones,' on stage at George Street Playhouse in New Brunswick, and visited with the cast backstage following the performance. (more...)

Unwrap the Latest Voting Update for the BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards - Kelly Briggs Leads!Unwrap the Latest Voting Update for the BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards - Kelly Briggs Leads!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 4, 2014

Voting has now opened for the 2014 BroadwayWorld New Jersey Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 4th. (more...)

Origin Theatre Company to Present Site Specific 'CHRISTMAS CAROL,' Beginning 12/8Origin Theatre Company to Present Site Specific 'CHRISTMAS CAROL,' Beginning 12/8
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2014

In an intimate, site-specific production of Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' taking place at the American Irish Historical Society on Fifth Avenue next month, Origin Theatre Company is rediscovering Dickens' original performance text. The one-man version of the story features the American television and stage actor Greg Mullavey. Performances are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday December 8, 9, 11, and 12, all at 8pm. (more...)

BWW Reviews:  THE FABULOUS LIPITONES, Hilarity and Heart on the GSP StageBWW Reviews: THE FABULOUS LIPITONES, Hilarity and Heart on the GSP Stage
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 25, 2014

'The Fabulous Lipitones' is the one to see this holiday season at George Street Playhouse now through December 14th. Written by John Markus and Mark St. Germain and directed by Michael Mastro, this new musical comedy is a hit. (more...)

2014 BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards Update 11/25 - Nicole Ari Parker Big Lead!2014 BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards Update 11/25 - Nicole Ari Parker Big Lead!
by BWW Special Coverage - Nov 25, 2014

Voting has now opened for the 2014 BroadwayWorld New Jersey Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of November 25th. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Donald Corren in GSP's THE FABULOUS LIPITONESBWW Interviews: Donald Corren in GSP's THE FABULOUS LIPITONES
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 18, 2014

Donald Corren stars in George Street Playhouse's 'The Fabulous Lipitones' no onstage through December 14th. Directed by Michael Mastro, this new musical comedy is written by John Markus and Mark St. Germain. (more...)

'Afterglow' Performances to Celebrate THE FABULOUS LIPITONES at George Street, 11/29 & 12/10'Afterglow' Performances to Celebrate THE FABULOUS LIPITONES at George Street, 11/29 & 12/10
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2014

In their current offering, The Fabulous Lipitones, barbershop harmony takes center stage at George Street Playhouse. (more...)

THE GLASS MENAGERIE & A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM to Open Masterworks Theater Company's Inaugural SeasonTHE GLASS MENAGERIE & A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM to Open Masterworks Theater Company's Inaugural Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2014

Eric Krebs, Founding Director; Christopher Scott, Artistic Director, announce the creation of Masterworks Theater Company, a professional equity theater company whose repertoire will include the masterworks of the theater (plays, musicals and stage adaptation of novels) that every young person should have an opportunity to experience. These works are often part of the students' required reading. Masterworks Theater Company will offer a school-friendly schedule with affordable ticket prices ($33 for student groups; $45 - $65 for non-students), with performances taking place at Times Square's 47th Street Theater (304 West 47th Street). (more...)

BWW Interviews: Lucas Pinner in THE STORY OF THE NUTCRACKER at The Growing StageBWW Interviews: Lucas Pinner in THE STORY OF THE NUTCRACKER at The Growing Stage
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 10, 2014

'The Story of the Nutcracker' will be at The Growing Stage The Children's Theatre of New Jersey in Netcong though 11/21. Lucas Pinner plays the role of Heir Drosselmeir in the holiday production. (more...)

Tyne Daly, Harriet Harris, Sierra Boggess, Lisa Howard, David Burtka & More Will Star in David Hyde Pierce-Helmed IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU on Broadway; Opens April 14Tyne Daly, Harriet Harris, Sierra Boggess, Lisa Howard, David Burtka & More Will Star in David Hyde Pierce-Helmed IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU on Broadway; Opens April 14
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

Producers Daryl Roth, Scott Landis, Jane Bergere, Jayne Baron Sherman and John O'Boyle announced today that It Shoulda Been You, a new musical comedy directed by David Hyde Pierce in his Broadway directorial debut, will open this spring at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47th Street). With an original book & lyrics by Brian Hargrove and music by Barbara Anselmi, It Shoulda Been You puts a refreshingly modern spin on the traditional wedding comedy, proving that when it comes to wedding day insanity, it's all relative. Tony and Emmy Award-winner Tyne Daly and Tony Award-winner Harriet Harris headline a cast of Broadway favorites that also includes Sierra Boggess, David Burtka, Lisa Howard, Edward Hibbert and Steve Rosen. It Shoulda Been You, which had a sold-out premiere at New Jersey's George Street Playhouse, begins previews on Broadway on March 17, 2015, with an opening night date set for Tuesday, April 14, 2015. (more...)

Crossroads Theatre Company, George Street Playhouse & Kessler Foundation to be Honored at New Jersey Theatre Alliance's CURTAIN CALLCrossroads Theatre Company, George Street Playhouse & Kessler Foundation to be Honored at New Jersey Theatre Alliance's CURTAIN CALL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

On November 3rd, New Jersey Theatre Alliance will present Excellence Awards to two New Brunswick theatres, Crossroads Theatre Company and George Street Playhouse, at 'Curtain Call,' the annual celebration of New Jersey's professional theatres. Each year, New Jersey Theatre Alliance, the service organization for the state's professional theatres, presents Excellence Awards to professional theatres in New Jersey that have shown exemplary achievements in the field. The Alliance will also honor Kessler Foundation with the Star Award for its ongoing support of programs that make theatre accessible to people with disabilities. (more...)

Rehearsals Now Underway for THE FABULOUS LIPITONES at George Street PlayhouseRehearsals Now Underway for THE FABULOUS LIPITONES at George Street Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

Barbershop quartets will take center stage at New Brunswick's George Street Playhouse as they present John Markus and Mark St. Germain's a cappella musical comedy, The Fabulous Lipitones on stage beginning November 18. The cast includes You Tube sensation Rohan Kymal, and Broadway veterans Donald Corren, Wally Dunn and Jim Walton. Michael Mastro (The Subject Was Roses) returns to helm the production, and Broadway veteran Michael Lichtefeld will put the quartet through their paces as choreographer. (more...)

Victoria Clark and Dee Hoty Join Vanessa Hudgens & More in Broadway-Bound GIGI!Victoria Clark and Dee Hoty Join Vanessa Hudgens & More in Broadway-Bound GIGI!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

Complete principal casting has been announced for the new Broadway production of Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's beloved Oscar and Tony Award-winning film and stage musical, Gigi. Victoria Clark, who won a Tony Award for her luminous performance in The Light in the Piazza and was also Tony-nominated for Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella and Sister Act, will star as Mamita Alvarez. Dee Hoty, who has starred on Broadway in City of Angels, Me and My Girl and Mamma Mia! and is a three-time Tony Award nominee for The Will Rogers Follies, The Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public and Footloose, will star as Aunt Alicia. Gigi also stars Vanessa Hudgens in the title role, two-time Tony Award-nominee Howard McGillin (The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Anything Goes, The Phantom of the Opera) as Honore Lachaille, Corey Cott (Newsies) as Gaston Lachaille and Steffanie Leigh (Mary Poppins) as Liane d'Exelmans. (more...)

Gulfshore Playhouse to Continue 2014-2015 Season with BODY AWARENESS, 10/29-11/16Gulfshore Playhouse to Continue 2014-2015 Season with BODY AWARENESS, 10/29-11/16
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

Gulfshore Playhouse will continue their 2014-2015 season with Body Awareness by Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright Annie Baker, playing November 1st through 16th, with $30 preview performances on October 29th and 30th. (more...)

Philadelphia Theatre Company to Present OUTSIDE MULLINGAR, 11/28-12/28Philadelphia Theatre Company to Present OUTSIDE MULLINGAR, 11/28-12/28
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

Philadelphia Theatre Company's continues its 40th Anniversary season with the Tony Award-nominated play Outside Mullingar by John Patrick Shanley November 28-December 28. Directed by Mary B. Robinson, the cast features Beth Dixon, David Howey, Anthony Lawton, and Kathleen McNenny. (more...)

Heidi Schreck's GRAND CONCOURSE Begins Previews Tonight at Playwrights HorizonsHeidi Schreck's GRAND CONCOURSE Begins Previews Tonight at Playwrights Horizons
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

Previews begin tonight, October 17 at 7:30 PM for the Playwrights Horizons' world premiere production of GRAND CONCOURSE, a new play by playwright and two-time Obie Award-winning actress Heidi Schreck (author of There Are No More Big Secrets, Creature, Showtime's 'Nurse Jackie'). Directed by Kip Fagan (The Revisionist, Asuncion), the play is the second production of the acclaimed theater company's 2014/2015 Season. It follows the critically-acclaimed Bootycandy, a new play written and directed by Robert O'Hara, which concludes its extended run this Sunday evening on the Mainstage. (more...)

GRAND CONCOURSE Begins Previews Tomorrow at Playwrights HorizonsGRAND CONCOURSE Begins Previews Tomorrow at Playwrights Horizons
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2014

Previews begin tomorrow, Friday, October 17 at 7:30 PM for the Playwrights Horizons' world premiere production of GRAND CONCOURSE, a new play by playwright and two-time Obie Award-winning actress Heidi Schreck (author of There Are No More Big Secrets, Creature, Showtime's 'Nurse Jackie'). Directed by Kip Fagan (The Revisionist, Asuncion), the play is the second production of the acclaimed theater company's 2014/2015 Season. It follows the critically-acclaimed Bootycandy, a new play written and directed by Robert O'Hara, which concludes its extended run this Sunday evening on the Mainstage. (more...)

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