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STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from LaChiusa's RAIN at The Old Globe, Starring Eden Espinosa!STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from LaChiusa's RAIN at The Old Globe, Starring Eden Espinosa!
by Stage Tube - Apr 7, 2016

The Old Globe welcomes Globe Artistic Director Barry Edelstein, making his musical directing debut with RAIN, a sumptuous world premiere musical by one of the most significant teams working in theatre today: composer and lyricist Michael John LaChiusa and book writer Sybille Pearson. Based on the short story by Somerset Maugham, RAIN will play now through May 1, 2016 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. BroadwayWorld has a first look at Eden Espinosa and the company in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Eden Espinosa and More in Michael John LaChiusa's RAIN at The Old GlobePhoto Flash: First Look at Eden Espinosa and More in Michael John LaChiusa's RAIN at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2016

The Old Globe welcomes Globe Artistic Director Barry Edelstein, making his musical directing debut with RAIN, a sumptuous world premiere musical by one of the most significant teams working in theatre today: composer and lyricist Michael John LaChiusa and book writer Sybille Pearson. Based on the short story by Somerset Maugham, RAIN will play now through May 1, 2016 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Opening night is this Friday, April 1. BroadwayWorld has a first look at Eden Espinosa and the company in action below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Eden Espinosa Performs 'Sunshine' from LaChiusa's New Musical RAIN at The Old GlobeSTAGE TUBE: Eden Espinosa Performs 'Sunshine' from LaChiusa's New Musical RAIN at The Old Globe
by Stage Tube - Mar 18, 2016

The Old Globe welcomes Globe Artistic Director Barry Edelstein, making his musical directing debut with RAIN, a sumptuous world premiere musical by one of the most significant teams working in theatre today: composer and lyricist Michael John LaChiusa and book writer Sybille Pearson. Below, BroadwayWorld presents a first listen to the tune 'Sunshine' from the new musical, sung by star Eden Espinosa! (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Company of LaChiusa's RAIN at The Old Globe - Eden Espinosa, Jared Zirilli and More!Photo Flash: Meet the Company of LaChiusa's RAIN at The Old Globe - Eden Espinosa, Jared Zirilli and More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 29, 2016

The Old Globe welcomes Globe Artistic Director Barry Edelstein, making his musical directing debut with RAIN, a sumptuous world premiere musical by one of the most significant teams working in theatre today: composer and lyricist Michael John LaChiusa (The Wild Party, Giant) and book writer Sybille Pearson (Giant). Based on the short story by Somerset Maugham, RAIN will play March 24 - May 1, 2016 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Previews run March 24 - 31. Opening night is Friday, April 1 at 8:00 p.m. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the stars in character, plus the full company, below! (more...)

VIDEO: LAZARUS' Cristin Milioti Performs Moving Rendition of Bowie's 'Changes'; NYTW Issues StatementVIDEO: LAZARUS' Cristin Milioti Performs Moving Rendition of Bowie's 'Changes'; NYTW Issues Statement
by Stage Tube - Jan 12, 2016

The cast and crew of the new off-Broadway musical LAZARUS were devastated to learn of yesterday's news that the production's co-writer, David Bowie, had passed away from liver cancer at the age of 69. (more...)

LAZARUS Director Shares: 'Bowie Was Still Writing on His Deathbed'LAZARUS Director Shares: 'Bowie Was Still Writing on His Deathbed'
by TV News Desk - Jan 12, 2016

Belgian theatre director Ivo van Hove, who worked with the artist on the new off-Broadway musical LAZARUS, shared that he he was one of the few people who knew that Bowie was suffering from liver cancer (more...)

Cast Album Falling to Earth for David Bowie's Musical LAZARUS, Starring Michael C. HallCast Album Falling to Earth for David Bowie's Musical LAZARUS, Starring Michael C. Hall
by Jessica Khan - Jan 11, 2016

David Bowie's legacy lives on. Today, January 11, just one day after the 69-year-old Lazarus composer and legendary singer passed away, the cast of his new musical gathered at a recording studio in Manhattan to lay down the show's cast album. (more...)

Bowie & Walsh's Off-Broadway Hit LAZARUS Switches to Digital LotteryBowie & Walsh's Off-Broadway Hit LAZARUS Switches to Digital Lottery
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2015

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) and TodayTix, the theater ticket app, announced today a CheapTix mobile lottery for Lazarus by David Bowie and Enda Walsh (Once, Tony Award), BroadwayWorld has learned. To increase access to tickets, this TodayTix program will replace the previously announced in-person lottery and will offer $25 tickets to the fastest selling show in NYTW history. (more...)

NYTW Extends David Bowie & Enda Walsh's LAZARUS for a Final TimeNYTW Extends David Bowie & Enda Walsh's LAZARUS for a Final Time
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2015

Due to unprecedented demand, New York Theatre Workshop has announced a final extension of three additional performances for LAZARUS by David Bowie and Enda Walsh (Once, Tony Award), BroadwayWorld has confirmed. The fastest selling show in NYTW history, LAZARUS is inspired by the novel The Man Who Fell to Earth by Walter Tevis and directed by Ivo van Hove (Hedda Gabler, More Stately Mansions,Obie Awards). LAZARUS began previews on November 18 and officially opens tonight, December 7, 2015 at New York Theatre Workshop (79 E. 4th Street New York, NY 10003). The additional performances will be: Monday, January 18 at 8PM, Tuesday, January 19 at 8PM, and Wednesday January 20 at 8PM. (more...)

Robert Stanton and Phillipa Soo Star in Two River Theater's THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES, Beginning TonightRobert Stanton and Phillipa Soo Star in Two River Theater's THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2014

Two River Theater, under the leadership of Artistic Director John Dias and Managing Director Michael Hurst, presents Moliere's classic comedy The School for Wives, translated into English verse by Richard Wilbur and directed by Mark Wing-Davey. Performances will begin in Two River's Rechnitz Theater, 21 Bridge Avenue, today, September 13 and continue through Sunday, October 5. The opening night performance is Friday, September 19 at 8pm. (more...)

Robert Stanton and Phillipa Soo to Star in Two River Theater's THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES; Cast & Creatives Complete!Robert Stanton and Phillipa Soo to Star in Two River Theater's THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES; Cast & Creatives Complete!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

Two River Theater, under the leadership of Artistic Director John Dias and Managing Director Michael Hurst, announces the full cast and creative team for its production of Moliere's classic comedy The School for Wives, translated into English verse by Richard Wilbur and directed by Mark Wing-Davey. Performances will begin in Two River's Rechnitz Theater, 21 Bridge Avenue, on Saturday, September 13 and continue through Sunday, October 5. The opening night performance is Friday, September 19 at 8pm. (more...)

Sebastian Arcelus, Jenny Bacon & More to Join Olympia Dukakis in Midtown Direct Rep's ABSENCE Reading, 1/5Sebastian Arcelus, Jenny Bacon & More to Join Olympia Dukakis in Midtown Direct Rep's ABSENCE Reading, 1/5
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2013

Midtown Direct Rep (MDR), the resident theater company at South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC), has announced that Academy Award-winner Olympia Dukakis will be joined by Midtown Direct Rep company members Sebastian Arcelus, Jenny Bacon, Emily Bauer and Stephanie Kurtzuba, plus special guests Kendra Jain and Dan Ziskie in a one-night-only staged reading of ABSENCE, a new play about memory loss. Former-actress turned director Margaret Whitton stages this new work by emerging playwright Peter M. Floyd that was honored by the Kennedy Center's 2012 Jean Kennedy Smith Award and the 2012 Kendeda Graduate Playwriting Competition. The performance, part of MDR's Theatre in the Loft series focusing on new and innovative American theatre, is Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 7 pm at SOPAC (One SOPAC Way, South Orange, NJ, 07079). Tickets, which are $15, are available at http://www.sopacnow.org/673/MDR-in-the-Loft-Jan5 or by calling 973-313-ARTS (2787). The performance will be followed by a discussion with the playwright, the cast and creative team. In ABSENCE, an excitingly theatrical play about aging, power, grace and imagination, Olympia Dukakis plays Helen, an iron-willed woman who suffers from memory loss. As her sense of self dissolves with her memories, she struggles to find meaning in her new existence. (more...)

Photo Flash: Olympia Dukakis Visits Broadway's A TIME TO KILLPhoto Flash: Olympia Dukakis Visits Broadway's A TIME TO KILL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2013

Film and stage star Olympia Dukakis recently caught the Broadway play A TIME TO KILL before it ends its run at the John Golden Theatre on Sunday, November 17, and visited the cast backstage. Check out a look back at her visit below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Tony Winner Glenn Close Visits A TIME TO KILL on BroadwayPhoto Flash: Tony Winner Glenn Close Visits A TIME TO KILL on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2013

Stage and screen veteran Glenn Close attended last night's show and stopped backstage to chat with the cast - check out photos from her visit below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Taye Diggs, Chuck Cooper Visit Sebastian Arcelus, Patrick Page & More in A TIME TO KILL on BroadwayPhoto Flash: Taye Diggs, Chuck Cooper Visit Sebastian Arcelus, Patrick Page & More in A TIME TO KILL on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2013

Taye Diggs and Chuck Cooper attended last night's show and stopped backstage to chat with the cast - check out photos from their visit below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Parker Posey Visits WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?Photo Flash: Parker Posey Visits WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2013

Last night, February 2nd, Parker Posey joined George and Martha's party at The Booth Theatre. After the performance of WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF, she visited the cast and crew backstage. Check out a photo of the group below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Randy Jones, Cowboy from The Village People, Visits VIRGINIA WOOLFPhoto Flash: Randy Jones, Cowboy from The Village People, Visits VIRGINIA WOOLF
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2013

The critically-acclaimed 50th anniversary Broadway revival of Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? began performances on Thursday, September 27, 2012 and officially opened on Saturday, October 13, 2012, at the Booth Theatre (222 West 45th Street), is on sale through March 2013. The cast and crew were greeted backstage last night, January 24, by Randy Jones, Cowboy from The Village People. Check out photos of him backstage at the play below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Jay O. Sanders and Mariann Plunkett Visit WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?Photo Flash: Jay O. Sanders and Mariann Plunkett Visit WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2013

On Tuesday, January 22nd Jay O. Sanders and Mariann Plunkett visited the home of George and Martha. They're pictured below with Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf's Tracy Letts and Amy Morton. And today backstage before the show, the cast and crew celebrated the birthday of Honey, Carrie Coon. In the photo below, Carrie is ready to make the first slice in a Triple Layer Death by Chocolate cake covered in chocolate ganache. (more...)

Photo Flash: Fran Drescher Makes Surprise Appearance at CLYBOURNE PARKPhoto Flash: Fran Drescher Makes Surprise Appearance at CLYBOURNE PARK
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2012

Fran Drescher made a surprise appearance at CLYBOURNE PARK tonight, August 15, and took a moment to pose with the cast backstage after the show. Check out the photo below! (more...)

The Shakespeare Theatre Co's THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA ClosesThe Shakespeare Theatre Co's THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA Closes
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2012

The Shakespeare Theatre Company welcomes former STC Associate Director PJ Paparelli who will direct and put a new twist on Shakespeare's earliest romantic comedy, The Two Gentlemen of Verona. (more...)

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