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Nicholas Pinnock to Lead THE ROYALE at Bush TheatreNicholas Pinnock to Lead THE ROYALE at Bush Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2015

Nicholas Pinnock (Top Boy, Fortitude) will star as Jay Jackson, the first black heavyweight champion of the world, in The Royale, written by Marco Ramirez (Orange is the New Black), directed by Madani Younis (artistic director of the Bush Theatre), and loosely based on the true story of the boxer Jack Johnson. (more...)

North American Premiere of Wildhorn & Murphy's THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO Musical Set for Pioneer Theatre's 2015-16 SeasonNorth American Premiere of Wildhorn & Murphy's THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO Musical Set for Pioneer Theatre's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2015

Pioneer Theatre Company will produce the professional North American Premiere of a new musical, The Count of Monte Cristo, by Frank Wildhorn and Jack Murphy in its 2015-2016 season. (more...)

Players Club of Swarthmore's WINGS Opens 1/23Players Club of Swarthmore's WINGS Opens 1/23
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2015

The Players Club of Swarthmore presents Wings by Arthur Kopit, directed on the PCS Second Stage by George Mulford of Swarthmore. The cast, headed by Trina Tjersland of Hockessin, Delaware, includes Doris Chan of Garnet Valley, Kevin Doerr of Havertown, Sally Donovan of Blue Bell, Rick Gross of Philadelphia, Ellie Knickman of Ardmore, Suzette Krausen of Norristown, Jack Murphy of Hockessin, and Amy Stott of Chadds Ford. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Sydney Opera House Kicks Off CHRISTMAS AT THE HOUSE festivities with JINGLE BELL ROCKBWW Reviews: Sydney Opera House Kicks Off CHRISTMAS AT THE HOUSE festivities with JINGLE BELL ROCK
by Jade Kops - Dec 20, 2014

The Concert Hall at Sydney Opera House was filled with Christmas Cheer as Brian Castles-Onion, the Sydney International Orchestra, Christmas Choir and singers Emma Pask and Eddie Perfect presented a somewhat eclectic mix of seasonal songs in CHRISTMAS AT THE HOUSE's JINGLE BELL ROCK. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Frank Wildhorn's THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO at BYUSTAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Frank Wildhorn's THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO at BYU
by Stage Tube - Dec 19, 2014

Click below to watch dress rehearsal footage of Brigham Young University's January 2015 production of Frank Wildhorn's THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO. Preston Yates, who plays Edmond Dantes/Count of Monte Cristo, sings a number from the production with Shae Robins, who plays Mercedes. (more...)

Ensemble Theatre's SLEEPING BEAUTY Begins TodayEnsemble Theatre's SLEEPING BEAUTY Begins Today
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2014

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati (ETC) presents the return of one of its most cherished family-friendly holiday musicals Sleeping Beauty, by local playwright Joseph McDonough with music and lyrics by David Kisor, playing today, December 3, 2014 through January 4, 2015. In the tradition of ETC's 'fractured fairytale' holiday productions, Sleeping Beauty is a modern spin on the classic tale by Charles Perrault. This revamped production features a magical set design, an updated musical score and story, enchanting comedy, and a blooming twist on the meaning of love. Directed by D. Lynn Meyers. Premiere Sponsor is Macy's. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Tokyo Premiere of Wildhorn's WONDERLANDSTAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Tokyo Premiere of Wildhorn's WONDERLAND
by Stage Tube - Nov 15, 2014

Highlight footage of the Tokyo premiere of Frank Wildhorn's WONDERLAND has just been released. Check it out below! (more...)

Ensemble Theatre to Present SLEEPING BEAUTY, Begin. 12/3Ensemble Theatre to Present SLEEPING BEAUTY, Begin. 12/3
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2014

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati (ETC) presents the return of one of its most cherished family-friendly holiday musicals Sleeping Beauty, by local playwright Joseph McDonough with music and lyrics by David Kisor, playing December 3, 2014 through January 4, 2015. In the tradition of ETC's "fractured fairytale" holiday productions, Sleeping Beauty is a modern spin on the classic tale by Charles Perrault. This revamped production features a magical set design, an updated musical score and story, enchanting comedy, and a blooming twist on the meaning of love. Directed by D. Lynn Meyers. Premiere Sponsor is Macy's. (more...)

BC Beat to Showcase New Work by Broadway's Justin Prescott, Sean McKnight, Michael Mindlin, Karla Garcia and More, 11/10BC Beat to Showcase New Work by Broadway's Justin Prescott, Sean McKnight, Michael Mindlin, Karla Garcia and More, 11/10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

BC Beat, the bi-annual choreography showcase established to support, explore and experience innovative theatrical dance, announces a line up for Monday November 10th featuring eight choreographers with work performed by a company of 40 artists from Broadway's biggest hits. The evening kicks off with 7pm at Cielo (18 Little W. 12th Street). (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at OCSA's A CHORUS LINE, Helmed by Krysta RodriguezPhoto Flash: First Look at OCSA's A CHORUS LINE, Helmed by Krysta Rodriguez
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

Krysta Rodriguez, an OCSA alumna (Class of 2002) who played 'Bebe' in the Broadway revival of A CHORUS LINE, returns to The Orange County School of the Arts to guest direct and choreograph A CHORUS LINE, running now through October 19, 2014. A CHORUS LINE also features Musical Director Amy Eklund and Associate Choreographer Ryan Perry Marks. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below! (more...)

Krysta Rodriguez Directs and Choreograph A CHORUS LINE, Beginning Tonight in Orange CountyKrysta Rodriguez Directs and Choreograph A CHORUS LINE, Beginning Tonight in Orange County
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2014

Krysta Rodriguez, an OCSA alumna (Class of 2002) who played 'Bebe' in the Broadway revival of A CHORUS LINE, returns to The Orange County School of the Arts to guest direct A CHORUS LINE, running today, October 16-19, 2014. (more...)

Krysta Rodriguez to Direct and Choreograph A CHORUS LINE in Orange County This MonthKrysta Rodriguez to Direct and Choreograph A CHORUS LINE in Orange County This Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2014

Krysta Rodriguez, an OCSA alumna (Class of 2002) who played 'Bebe' in the Broadway revival of A CHORUS LINE, will return to The Orange County School of the Arts to guest direct A CHORUS LINE, running October 16-19, 2014. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Eagle Theatre's THE CIVIL WAR is GloriousBWW Reviews: Eagle Theatre's THE CIVIL WAR is Glorious
by Pati Buehler - Sep 25, 2014

If the North and the South had witnessed this stunning manifestation of human rights and decency there might not have been a Civil War! (more...)

Michael Feast and Sheila Reid to Lead GHOST FROM A PEFECT PLACE at Arcola Theatre this AutumnMichael Feast and Sheila Reid to Lead GHOST FROM A PEFECT PLACE at Arcola Theatre this Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2014

Michael Feast and Sheila Reid are to head the cast of the 20th anniversary production of Philip Ridley's contemporary classic Ghost From A Perfect Place, a scorchingly dark comedy, where a monster from the past meets the monsters of the present. (more...)

Ashley Brown, Katie Klaus & More to Lead QUEEN MOTHER Readings in NYC this WeekAshley Brown, Katie Klaus & More to Lead QUEEN MOTHER Readings in NYC this Week
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

In recent weeks the cast and creative team of the new musical Queen Mother, which chronicles the life of Hannah Hill, Charlie Chaplin's troubled mother, have been in residence on the Goodspeed Musicals campus in East Haddam, Conn. The team assembled to develop this engaging piece in preparation for upcoming invite-only industry workshops at New York Live Arts on Thursday, July 31 and Friday, August 1, 2014. Broadway's Ashley Brown (Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast) and Katie Klaus (The Bridges of Madison County, Bonnie and Clyde) lead the cast. (more...)

Musicalsommer 2014 auf den Freilichtbühnen im deutschsprachigen RaumMusicalsommer 2014 auf den Freilichtbühnen im deutschsprachigen Raum
by Iris Moebius - Jun 13, 2014

Auch in diesem Sommer kann man Musicals wieder auf Freilichtbuhnen in ganz Deutschland erleben, von Klassikern wie Anatevka und My Fair Lady, uber Sunset Bouledvard und Kiss Me, Kate, bis hin zu deutschen Eigenproduktionen wie Maria, Ihm Schmeckt's Nicht und Heiße Ecke. Hier nun ein Überblick uber 20 großere Festivals und Produktionen in Deutschland, der Schweiz und Österreich. (more...)

BC Beat, Featuring Artists from ROCKY, BEAUTIFUL, KUNG FU and More, to Return to Cielo, 5/19BC Beat, Featuring Artists from ROCKY, BEAUTIFUL, KUNG FU and More, to Return to Cielo, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2014

The seventh installment of BC Beat on Monday, May 19th highlights award winning choreographers and performers from television, film and Broadway who have created and performed in some of the year's most anticipated productions. (more...)

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati Closes 2013-14 Season with SIZE MATTERS, Now thru 5/25Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati Closes 2013-14 Season with SIZE MATTERS, Now thru 5/25
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2014

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati closes out its 2013-2014 main stage season with the world premiere of Size Matters, a one-man show about every man's weight, written and performed by Raymond McAnally. Co-directed by Ed Stern and D. Lynn Meyers, Size Matters plays today, May 7-25, 2014. (more...)

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati to Close 2013-14 Season with SIZE MATTERS, 5/7-25Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati to Close 2013-14 Season with SIZE MATTERS, 5/7-25
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2014

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati closes out its 2013-2014 main stage season with the world premiere of Size Matters, a one-man show about every man's weight, written and performed by Raymond McAnally. Co-directed by Ed Stern and D. Lynn Meyers, Size Matters plays May 7-25, 2014. Raymond McAnally won over audiences and critics alike in last season's sold-out smash hit Mrs. Mannerly, when he hilariously took on more than a dozen characters from a cutthroat 1960s etiquette class. Now, Mr. McAnally returns to Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati, having penned his own autobiographical one-man show where he will once again shift from himself to a myriad of other characters throughout the performance. (more...)

Frank Wildhorn's New Musical FREEDOM'S SONG and More Set for Ford's Theatre's 2014-15 SeasonFrank Wildhorn's New Musical FREEDOM'S SONG and More Set for Ford's Theatre's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2014

Ford's Theatre Director Paul R. Tetreault today announced that the Ford's Theatre 2014-2015 season will include mainstage productions of Driving Miss Daisy, headlined by Nancy Robinette and Craig Wallace, the return of Edward Gero as Scrooge in A Christmas Carol, the world premiere of The Widow Lincoln by James Still, and a new musical, Freedom's Song, still in development, inspired by the words of Lincoln and those who lived through the Civil War. (more...)

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