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Date Of Birth:
December 16, 1775
Date Of Death:
July 18, 1817 (41)
Birth Place:
Steventon, Hampshire, ENGLAND
Gender: Female
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Jane Austen News

Date of Birth: December 16, 1775
Date of Death: July 18, 1817 (41)
Birth Place: Steventon, Hampshire, ENGLAND
Gender: Female
Erik Ehn's QUIET HOUSE to Play Planet Connections This SummerErik Ehn's QUIET HOUSE to Play Planet Connections This Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Erik Ehn's Quiet House directed by Glory Kadigan premieres June 23 at the 2017 Planet Connections Theatre Festivity (The Festivity runs June 12 - July 9 at The Clemente, 107 Suffolk Street, NYC). (more...)

Full Casting Announced for RACING DEMON at Theatre Royal BathFull Casting Announced for RACING DEMON at Theatre Royal Bath
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2017

Theatre Royal Bath Productions has announced full casting for David Hare's Racing Demon, directed by Jonathan Church, which today began rehearsals ahead of its run at Theatre Royal Bath from Wednesday 21 June to Saturday 8 July. (more...)

Annie Russell Theatre Announces 85th Season - Join the Movement!Annie Russell Theatre Announces 85th Season - Join the Movement!
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

The Annie Russell Theatre, the longest running theatre in Central Florida, announces their 85th season! Running September 2017 through April 2018, the season is inspired by acts of revolution and resistance, big and small. (more...)

2017 Kentucky Shakespeare Festival In Central Park2017 Kentucky Shakespeare Festival In Central Park
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

The 2017 57th annual Free Kentucky Shakespeare Festival in Central Park kicks off its professional season with a comedy, a history, and a tragedy.  The season begins with Much Ado About Nothing on May 31st, then Richard II on June 15th, followed by Julius Caesar on July 29h. Each production will run for two weeks and then all three productions will rotate in repertory July 11-23. All three productions will be performed in a single night starting at 4:30PM on July 22nd for the fourth annual Bard-A-Thon.  (more...)

BWW Review: RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA!BWW Review: RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN'S OKLAHOMA!
by Melissa Giordano - May 17, 2017

Brilliantly ending their spectacular 10th season, Long Island's John W. Engeman Theatre offers a great incarnation of the iconic, game-changing musical Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma!. Excellently directed by Engeman vet Igor Goldin, this production runs through June 25th at the gorgeous Northport venue. The cast is truly outstanding and the whole production is well done. (more...)

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival Sets Date for Summer Gala, Reveals Reading Series LineupHudson Valley Shakespeare Festival Sets Date for Summer Gala, Reveals Reading Series Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2017

The Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival announced today their 2017 Annual Summer Gala and HVSF2 Reading Series. (more...)

The Rep Announces Full 2017-2018 Mainstage SeasonThe Rep Announces Full 2017-2018 Mainstage Season
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis is proud to announce the full lineup for its 51st Mainstage season. (more...)

Cast Announced for the Premiere of Tim Luscombe's Stage Adaptation of EMMACast Announced for the Premiere of Tim Luscombe's Stage Adaptation of EMMA
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

Romance, scheming and mistaken intentions, Jane Austen's original romantic comedy Emma, brought to life in many on-screen adaptations, finds a new incarnation in a sparkling new stage adaptation by acclaimed writer Tim Luscombe (Northanger Abbey, Mansfield Park and Persuasion). (more...)

TheatreWorks Announces Retirement of Robert Kelley After 50th SeasonTheatreWorks Announces Retirement of Robert Kelley After 50th Season
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Ending one of the longest tenures in American theatre, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley announced today that Founding Artistic Director Robert Kelley will retire at the conclusion of the company's 50th season, 2019/2020. (more...)

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Allen Elizabethan Theatre Opens 6/16-18Oregon Shakespeare Festival Allen Elizabethan Theatre Opens 6/16-18
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2017

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival invites audiences to "be our guest" for a Falstaffian romp through merry old Windsor; a heroic, Homeric journey home to Ithaka; and a revelatory musical journey of self-discovery when its outdoor theatre opens the weekend of June 16-18. The Allen Elizabethan Theatre will feature The Merry Wives of Windsor, directed by Dawn Monique Williams; The Odyssey, adapted and directed by Mary Zimmerman; and Disney's Beauty and the Beast, directed by Eric Tucker. Previews begin June 6, and all three shows will run through the weekend of October 13-15. (more...)

Improvised Jane Austen Returns to McKaw Theater in JuneImprovised Jane Austen Returns to McKaw Theater in June
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2017

Improvised Jane Austen performs every Friday in June at the McKaw Theater in Rogers Park. Each night, the long-running all-female comedy team conjures a new tale on the spot in the style of the beloved 19th-century novelist. Headstrong heroines, meddling mothers, cads and suitors emerge to navigate romance and misadventure, eventually reaching a properly, absurdly British conclusion.   (more...)

Combined Artform & Fringe Management present PICK OF THE FRINGECombined Artform & Fringe Management present PICK OF THE FRINGE
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

Can't decide which shows to see? Looking for expert advice to weed through those 370+ shows?  Are you looking to get experience of all this Fringe Madness, but don't have the time?  Check out Combined Artform's Pick of the Fringe, to provide you with a taster show, featuring the best of the Fringe. (more...)

Robinson and Bobadilla Reunite with Zimmerman in Shoulberg's PLEDGE for Hollywood Fringe Festival 2017Robinson and Bobadilla Reunite with Zimmerman in Shoulberg's PLEDGE for Hollywood Fringe Festival 2017
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

Fringe Management (Michael Blaha) and Combined Artform (Matthew Quinn) proudly present a new play, PLEDGE, by Paul Shoulberg ('Synthesis', 'Walter'), directed by Stan Zimmerman ('Meet and Greet', 'Yes, Virginia').  (more...)

Actors' Theatre of Columbus Announces 2017 Season PRIVILEGE & POWERActors' Theatre of Columbus Announces 2017 Season PRIVILEGE & POWER
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2017

 "Privilege & Power," Actors' Theatre of Columbus' 2017 season, is an exploration of the social dynamics we all live in. The season spans tragedy, farce, and romance through some of the best-loved pieces of literature as well as rarely revived gems. (more...)

BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed 5/5 - Chita Rivera Award Nominees and More!BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed 5/5 - Chita Rivera Award Nominees and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

Happy Friday, BWW Dance! Here are the top dance stories from around the BroadwayWorld you might have missed this week! Chita Rivera Award Nominees and More! (more...)

DISNEY'S BROADWAY HITS, DADDY LONG LEGS and ON THE EXHALE Coming to BroadwayHD This MonthDISNEY'S BROADWAY HITS, DADDY LONG LEGS and ON THE EXHALE Coming to BroadwayHD This Month
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2017

Earlier this year, BroadwayHD captured several incredible Broadway and Off-Broadway productions, including Holiday Inn, Long Day's Journey Into Night, The Gabriels - Election Year In The Life Of One Family, On the Exhale and most recently, If I Forget. Scroll down for three more titles being added to their collection of more than 170 productions available on-demand! (more...)

Buffalo Theatre Ensemble to Round Out 2016-17 Season with Alan Ayckbourn's IMPROBABLE FICTIONBuffalo Theatre Ensemble to Round Out 2016-17 Season with Alan Ayckbourn's IMPROBABLE FICTION
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

Buffalo Theatre Ensemble (BTE) rounds out its 2016-2017 'Year of the Phoenix' Season in the McAninch Arts Center's intimate Playhouse Theatre with Alan Ayckbourn's 'Improbable Fiction,' directed by BTE ensemble member, Bryan Burke,* May 4-June 4. There will be a preview performance on Thursday, May 4 at 8 p.m.; press opening is Friday, May 5 at 8 p.m. Performances run through Sunday, June 4. (more...)

It's a Beautiful Mornin'! OKLAHOMA! Finds Full Cast at the EngemanIt's a Beautiful Mornin'! OKLAHOMA! Finds Full Cast at the Engeman
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

The John W. Engeman Theater announces the cast and creative team for OKLAHOMA! Performances begin on Thursday, May 11 at 8:00pm and run through Sunday, June 25, 2017. (more...)

Announcing Civic Theatre's 2017-2018 SeasonAnnouncing Civic Theatre's 2017-2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

GET CARRIED AWAY WITH CIVIC'S 2017-2018 SEASON! (more...)

Lyric Stage Celebrates 25 Years With Exciting Changes!Lyric Stage Celebrates 25 Years With Exciting Changes!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

The season opens September 29, 2017 with Dallas Divas and the Dallas Winds at Meyerson Symphony Center. Up next, from November 17-19, 2017 is the regional premiere of Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame at The Majestic Theatre in Dallas. The season continues at The Majestic January 19-21, 2018 with the regional premiere of the new musical, Daddy Long Legs and concludes with Frank Loesser's classic Guys and Dolls at The Majestic June 8-10, 2018. (more...)

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