Jules Verne News

Gender: Male
The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association Announces 2016 Hollywood Bowl Food + Wine ConceptsThe Los Angeles Philharmonic Association Announces 2016 Hollywood Bowl Food + Wine Concepts
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2016

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association announced yesterday details of the dynamic new offerings from Hollywood Bowl Food + Wine for the 2016 summer season. Hollywood Bowl Food + Wine developed with the LA Phil, local restaurateurs James Beard Award-winning chef Suzanne Goin and business partner Caroline Styne of The Lucques Group, and Sodexo Sports & Leisure will offer patrons a broad range of enticing new culinary experiences. The vision is brought to life by Goin and Styne, whose restaurants, Lucques, a.o.c., Tavern and the Larder, have defined Los Angeles culinary tastes since 1998. Executive Chef Jeff Rogers will execute Goin's creative concepts and continue to push the boundaries for this quintessential music and dining experience in Los Angeles over the next ten years. (more...)

Ellen McLaughlin Joins Ensemble for the Romantic Century's 'ANNA AKHMATOVA' at BAMEllen McLaughlin Joins Ensemble for the Romantic Century's 'ANNA AKHMATOVA' at BAM
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2016

The Ensemble for the Romantic Century has announced additional cast members for its upcoming Anna Akhmatova: The Heart Is Not Made of Stone run at Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). (more...)

BWW Review: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS Charms the Crowd at The AlleyBWW Review: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS Charms the Crowd at The Alley
by Alexander Garza - Mar 28, 2016

The feel-good family friendly show is fast paced, well-performed, and will have you laughing out loud. The show is full of wit, quips, and charm. The show will close in less than a week, and it's one that you do not want to miss this season. Don't forget to bring the kiddos. The comedy was adapted by Playwright Mark Brown, based on the 1873 novel by Jules Verne, and the production is directed by Mark Shanahan. The story is about Phileas Fogg's attempt to circumnavigate the globe within eighty days as a result of a wager with members of the London-based aristocratic group, the Reform Club. (more...)

Ensemble for the Romantic Century to Present THE HEART IS NOT MADE OF STONE, 4/27Ensemble for the Romantic Century to Present THE HEART IS NOT MADE OF STONE, 4/27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2016

New York City, NY — Celebrating its 15th season, the Ensemble for the Romantic Century (ERC) returns to BAM Fisher for six performances of Anna Akhmatova: The Heart is Not Made of Stone. Written by Eve Wolf and directed by Donald T. Sanders, this multi-media production examines the troubled relationship between artistic creation and totalitarianism through the perspective of the Russian poet Anna Akhmatova (1889-1966). This tale of passion, love, political repression, and redemption is interwoven with music by Russian composers' Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev, and Shostakovich. (more...)

Ensemble for the Romantic Century to Return to BAM with 'ANNA AKHMATOVA'Ensemble for the Romantic Century to Return to BAM with 'ANNA AKHMATOVA'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2016

Celebrating its 15th season, the Ensemble for the Romantic Century (ERC) returns to BAM Fisher for six performances of Anna Akhmatova: The Heart is Not Made of Stone. (more...)

Long Beach Playhouse to Present AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYSLong Beach Playhouse to Present AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2016

In keeping with the tradition of spring break, the Long Beach Playhouse is taking audiences on the journey of a lifetime with their production of Around the World in 80 Days. Join Phileas Fogg's hot-air balloon and a small troupe of actors on a global exploration of the world through the eyes of Jules Verne. (more...)

Pork Filled Productions to Present A HAND OF TALONSPork Filled Productions to Present A HAND OF TALONS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2016

For generations, the Yao clan has ruled the criminal underworld in New Providence with an iron fist. But as the family empire threatens to crumble, Wilhelmina Yao must do whatever it takes to win at in a high-stakes game of power and betrayal. Descend into the hazy underground gambling den of the Fortuna Mews to explore the dark world of steampunk noir in this thrilling third installment of the New Providence series. (more...)

BWW Interview: Director, Actor, and Writer Mark Shanahan On Directing AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS At the AlleyBWW Interview: Director, Actor, and Writer Mark Shanahan On Directing AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS At the Alley
by Katricia Lang - Mar 4, 2016

The Alley Theatre takes on Mark Brown's stage adaptation of Jules Verne's inventive novel. (more...)

Pork Filled Productions to Present A HAND OF TALONSPork Filled Productions to Present A HAND OF TALONS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 29, 2016

(more...)

BWW Review: ROAD SHOW At Signature Theatre - Take the JourneyBWW Review: ROAD SHOW At Signature Theatre - Take the Journey
by Charles Shubow - Feb 25, 2016

Stephen Sondheim would be thrilled at this wonderful production. (more...)

THE WILL OF AN ECCENTRIC is ReleasedTHE WILL OF AN ECCENTRIC is Released
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2016

Jules Verne, the father of science fiction, was also the king of the travel adventure novel. (more...)

Wagner College Theatre Announces 2016 Stanley Drama Award WinnersWagner College Theatre Announces 2016 Stanley Drama Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2016

The Wagner College Theatre has announced that the winner of this year's Stanley Drama Award is Mike Bencivenga of Astoria, Queens, N.Y., for his two-act play, 'Bad Hearts.' (more...)

Alley Theatre Announces Cast, Creative Team for AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYSAlley Theatre Announces Cast, Creative Team for AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

Alley Theatre Artistic Director Gregory Boyd announces the cast and creative team for Around the World in 80 Days, which runs March 4-April 3 in the Hubbard Theatre. (more...)

HERE to Present CULTUREMART 2016 This MarchHERE to Present CULTUREMART 2016 This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

The OBIE-winning HERE presents CULTUREMART 2016, taking place March 2 - 12. (more...)

UPDATE: Erin Pike's THAT'SWHATSHESAID Performed With Revisions After Samuel French's Cease and Desist OrderUPDATE: Erin Pike's THAT'SWHATSHESAID Performed With Revisions After Samuel French's Cease and Desist Order
by Michael Dale - Feb 8, 2016

The solo piece up of material from popular plays was ordered not to go on after a complaint from one of the playwrights. (more...)

PCA/ACA Names Brian Taves Winner of 2016 John G. Cawelti AwardPCA/ACA Names Brian Taves Winner of 2016 John G. Cawelti Award
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2016

Lexington, KY—University Press of Kentucky author Brian Taves has been named the winner of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association's 2016 John G. Cawelti Award for the Best Textbook/Primer in Popular Culture for his book Hollywood Presents Jules Verne: The Father of Science Fiction on Screen. It shares this year's award with Seeing Green: The Use and Abuse of American Environmental Images by Finis Dunaway. The PCA/ACA is a group of scholars and enthusiasts who study popular culture. The PCA/ACA offers a venue to come together and share ideas and interests about the field or about a particular subject within the field. (more...)

Kansas City Symphony Sets 2016-17 SeasonKansas City Symphony Sets 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2016

The Kansas City Symphony has unveiled its 2016-17 season, including Classical, Pops and Family Series plus special and holiday concerts. The Symphony also revealed individual seats will replace bench seating in the Helzberg Hall Choral Loft at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts prior to the start of the 2016-17 season. (more...)

BWW Review: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS, St James Theatre, December 3 2015BWW Review: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS, St James Theatre, December 3 2015
by Gary Naylor - Dec 4, 2015

Gary Naylor sees a confident and technically accomplished adaptation of a classic that provides classy entertainment as an alternative to panto. (more...)

BWW Review: Adventure Awaits in OSTC's Winning, Imaginative AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYSBWW Review: Adventure Awaits in OSTC's Winning, Imaginative AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
by Veronica Bruscini - Nov 7, 2015

With remarkable performances on stage and a top-notch artistic team behind the scenes, AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS is a standout production for Ocean State Theatre. The story's edge-of-your-seat race against the clock set against punchy, fast-paced humor makes for a truly entertaining and thoroughly absorbing theatrical experience. (more...)

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS Opens Tonight at Ocean State TheatreAROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS Opens Tonight at Ocean State Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2015

Ocean State Theatre Company (OSTC), currently celebrating its fourth season in its state-of-the-art theatre in Warwick is proud to present the 'original amazing race,' Around the World in 80 Days. This madcap, magical adaptation of the Jules Verne classic, with additional support provided by Healthtrax Fitness & Wellness, will enjoy a limited run at Ocean State Theatre from tonight, November 4, through November 22. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 19   

BROADWAYWORLD TV

Musicals
Plays