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Photo Coverage: Dramatists Guild of America's National Conference Celebrates 'THE COUNT'Photo Coverage: Dramatists Guild of America's National Conference Celebrates 'THE COUNT'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2015

The Dramatists Guild of America held their Biennial National Conference, Writing the Changing World, this past weekend from July 16-19, 2015 in La Jolla, CA. (more...)

Victory Gardens SUCKER PUNCH Begins 9/18Victory Gardens SUCKER PUNCH Begins 9/18
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2015

Victory Gardens Theater announces the first show of its 41st season, the Midwest Premiere of Sucker Punch by Roy Williams, directed by Dexter Bullard.  Sucker Punch runs September 18 - October 18, 2015 with the press performance on Friday, September 25, 2015, at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue. (more...)

Blackbird Theatre Mounts World Premiere of MYTH MusicalBlackbird Theatre Mounts World Premiere of MYTH Musical
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jul 14, 2015

After four critically acclaimed seasons, Nashville's Blackbird Theater (winner of the 2013 First Night Award for outstanding theater company) opens what company founders Greg Greene and Wes Driver call their “magnum opus,” the new musical Myth, opening this Friday night, July 17, running through July 26 at the Hillsboro High School Theatre in Green Hills. (more...)

Theater at Monmouth's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Opens 7/23Theater at Monmouth's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Opens 7/23
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2015

William Shakespeare's magical comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream opens at Theater at Monmouth Friday, July 23 at 7:30 p.m. One of Shakespeare's most popular plays, A Midsummer Night's Dream follows the journey of four young lovers as they find their way through the forest and to each other. But as Lysander says "the course of true love never did run smooth." Full of madcap chases and mistaken identities, A Midsummer Night's Dream is an exploration of the mystery and madness of love. (more...)

Sandra Oh and Andre De Shields Among Lineup for Victory Gardens' 2015 IGNITION FestivalSandra Oh and Andre De Shields Among Lineup for Victory Gardens' 2015 IGNITION Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2015

Victory Gardens Theater has just announced the cast of its 2015 IGNITION Festival of New Plays, including GREY'S ANATOMY star Sandra Oh and Broadway legend Andre De Shields. (more...)

Peterborough Players' INTIMATE EXCHANGES Begins 7/1Peterborough Players' INTIMATE EXCHANGES Begins 7/1
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2015

The Peterborough Players second play of the season is Alan Ayckbourn's comedy INTIMATE EXCHANGES. It debuts Wednesday, July 1st. Ayckbourn is regarded as England's Neil Simon with more than 70 plays spanning 5 decades. He is known for examining love, romance, marriage and relationships with comedy, wit and sharp dialogue. His plays include the award winning, Absurd Person Singular (produced twice by the Players in 1977 and  2013), The Norman Conquests. Bedroom Farce and A Chorus of Disapproval. (more...)

VIDEO: Bette Midler Brings HOCUS POCUS to Life in Concert; Urges Disney for Sequel!VIDEO: Bette Midler Brings HOCUS POCUS to Life in Concert; Urges Disney for Sequel!
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 24, 2015

At her concert in Phoenix, AZ last night, legendary performer Bette Midler brought her classic Disney film HOCUS POCUS to life, performing the song, 'I Put a Spell On You'. (more...)

PENNY DREADFUL's Reeve Carney Set for Showtime's Comic Con PanelPENNY DREADFUL's Reeve Carney Set for Showtime's Comic Con Panel
by TV News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

Recently picked up for a third season, SHOWTIME will bring the world of PENNY DREADFUL to San Diego Comic-Con, starting with an autograph signing with star Reeve Carney, on Saturday, July 11 (more...)

Dramatists Guild of America to Host 'Writing the Changing World' in La JollaDramatists Guild of America to Host 'Writing the Changing World' in La Jolla
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

The Dramatists Guild of America is pleased to announce their Third National Conference, Writing the Changing World, which will be held from July 16-19, 2015 at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines in La Jolla, CA. The conference will include keynote speeches, legal and business seminars, workshops, panels, and conversations with theatre elite. Participating Council and visiting artists include Lisa Kron, Stephen Schwartz, Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Carol Hall, Winnie Holzman, Georgia Stitt, Bobby Lopez, Marsha Norman, John Weidman, Julia Jordan, Amanda Green, and Linda Bloodworth-Thomason. (more...)

Bette Midler Tweets Heartfelt Reaction to Charleston Church ShootingBette Midler Tweets Heartfelt Reaction to Charleston Church Shooting
by Movies News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

Bette Midler turned to Twitter to share her strong reaction to last week's tragic church shooting in Charleston, SC. (more...)

THE WHALE, MR. BURNS, HEATHERS and More Set for The Ringwald's 2015-16 SeasonTHE WHALE, MR. BURNS, HEATHERS and More Set for The Ringwald's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2015

The Ringwald Theatre dips into the "Classics" well for their 9th Season!  (more...)

Showtime Greenlights Season Three of Acclaimed Hit Drama PENNY DREADFULShowtime Greenlights Season Three of Acclaimed Hit Drama PENNY DREADFUL
by TV News Desk - Jun 16, 2015

SHOWTIME has renewed the critically-acclaimed, BAFTA Award-winning drama series PENNY DREADFUL for a third season (more...)

Tony Nominee Laura Osnes to Make Provincetown Debut, 6/27-28Tony Nominee Laura Osnes to Make Provincetown Debut, 6/27-28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2015

 Two Time Tony Nominee and star of Broadway's "Cinderella" Laura Osnes will make her Provincetown debut on Saturday, June 27 and Sunday, June 28 at 7:00 PM as she launches the star-studded 2015 Broadway @ The Art House season, with Sirius XM star Seth Rudetsky as pianist and host. For tickets and information visit www.ptownarthouse.com  or call 800-838-3006. (more...)

RED to Open Peterborough Players' 2015 Season, 6/17RED to Open Peterborough Players' 2015 Season, 6/17
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2015

The Peterborough Players 82nd annual summer theatre season will debut on Wednesday, June 17th with John Logan's multi Tony Award winning play, RED. (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/12; 'Phenomenal' JC SUPERSTAR in KC, RED in St. Petersburg and More!Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/12; 'Phenomenal' JC SUPERSTAR in KC, RED in St. Petersburg and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Jun 12, 2015

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Washington DC, St. Petersburg, Adelaide, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include an 'astonding' SCIENCE AND SOULMATES in DC, a 'phenomenal' JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR in Kansas City, and full coverage of the Adelaide Cabaret Festival, just to name a few. (more...)

Peterborough Players to Offer Free Screening of ROTHKO'S ROOMSPeterborough Players to Offer Free Screening of ROTHKO'S ROOMS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2015

The Peterborough Players will present a free screening of the award winning BBC documentary about abstract expressionist painter Mark Rothko entitled “Rothko's Rooms.” The film looks at Rothko's life and his views about modern art and big business. (more...)

BWW Reviews:  John Logan's RED at American StageBWW Reviews: John Logan's RED at American Stage
by Peter Nason - Jun 7, 2015

Extremely strong production of the Tony Award winning play about Abstract-Expressionist Mark Rothko that will be discussed long after you drive away from your parking space. (more...)

BWW Reviews: NEVER THE SINNER - Compelling Courtroom DramaBWW Reviews: NEVER THE SINNER - Compelling Courtroom Drama
by John James DeWitt - Jun 7, 2015

The true story of murderous teens Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb has seen many iterations over the years, from thinly veiled derivatives like ROPE, COMPULSION or MURDER BY NUMBERS to direct accounts of their actions such as the musical THRILL ME, or the subject of this review, John Logan's NEVER THE SINNER. (more...)

BWW Tonys Special: Ultimate Guide to This Season's Cast RecordingsBWW Tonys Special: Ultimate Guide to This Season's Cast Recordings
by David Clarke - Jun 6, 2015

It's that time of year, and I can't help but wonder if your CD collection and iPod are Tonys ready. It's just a handful of hours until the 69th annual Tony Awards, which will be broadcast live on Sunday, June 7, 2015 at 8/7c on CBS. This Broadway season has some exciting contenders in the musical categories, and to get you ready for the big night, I'm recapping the albums you should be listening to (or at least pre-ordering). (more...)

Sting's THE LAST SHIP Will Play Norway, Sweden and Finland!Sting's THE LAST SHIP Will Play Norway, Sweden and Finland!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2015

According to the New York Times, The Last Ship, for which Sting earned a 2015 Tony nomination, will play Norway, Sweden and Finland in the coming years. Sting's spokesperson Rick Miramontez told NYT that the musical will be performed in th native language of each country when it arrives in Oslo (2016) and in Stockholm and Helsinki in (2017). (more...)

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