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Darko Tresnjak to Helm Kaliswa Brewster and Chris Ghaffari in ROMEO & JULIET at Hartford StageDarko Tresnjak to Helm Kaliswa Brewster and Chris Ghaffari in ROMEO & JULIET at Hartford Stage
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

Hartford Stage presents William Shakespeare's most popular play, ROMEO & JULIET, directed by Hartford Stage Artistic Director Darko Tresnjak, who previously helmed the critically acclaimed productions of HAMLET, MACBETH, TWELFTH NIGHT and THE TEMPEST.†The tragic romance will play from February 11 through March 20 only. (more...)

The Play Company to Open 2015-16 Idea Lab During ABYSSThe Play Company to Open 2015-16 Idea Lab During ABYSS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2015

The Play Company's (PlayCo) 2015-16 Idea Lab features three curated events, November 18 & 28 and December 4, following performances of award-winning, German playwright Maria Milisavljevic's Abyss. The critically acclaimed U.S. premiere, directed by Maria Mileaf, runs through December 6 at Theaterlab, 357 West 36th Street. Writing about Abyss for The New York Times, Ben Brantley praised the 'poetic drama,' as 'genuinely artful...And it will take you places you didn't expect to go.' Speaking about the play's painfully current themes, he said it considers, 'some very topical questions of European national identities in a time of permeable and shifting borders.' (more...)

BWW Review: THE SECRET GARDEN at Center Stage - Simply SpectacularBWW Review: THE SECRET GARDEN at Center Stage - Simply Spectacular
by Charles Shubow - Nov 17, 2015

Tony-winning musical directed and choreographed by Marcia Milgrom Dodge should not be missed. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Brandi Burkhardt and Caitlin Cohn Talk Center Stage's THE SECRET GARDEN on Fox BaltimoreSTAGE TUBE: Brandi Burkhardt and Caitlin Cohn Talk Center Stage's THE SECRET GARDEN on Fox Baltimore
by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2015

Center Stage presents the†family musicalThe Secret Garden,†based on the beloved novel by†Frances Hodgson Burnett. In the video below, actresses†Brandi Burkhardt and Caitlin Cohn talk to Fox Baltimore about the show. †Check it out below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cast and Crew Portraits of Baltimore Center Stage's THE SECRET GARDENPhoto Flash: First Look at Cast and Crew Portraits of Baltimore Center Stage's THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2015

Baltimore-Nov. 6, 2015. Center Stage presents the Tony Award-winning musical The Secret Garden, based on the beloved novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, with performances through Nov. 29. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Caitlin Cohn, Kevin Earley and More in Center Stage's THE SECRET GARDENPhoto Flash: First Look at Caitlin Cohn, Kevin Earley and More in Center Stage's THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2015

Center Stage will present the opening night performance†tomorrow†of family musicalThe Secret Garden,†based on the beloved novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. †BroadwayWorld has a first look below! (more...)

PlayCo to Open 15th Season with ABYSSPlayCo to Open 15th Season with ABYSS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2015

The Play Company (PlayCo), led by Founding Producer†Kate Loewald†and Executive Producer†Lauren Weigel,†kicks off its 15th Anniversary season with the U.S. premiere of Abyss, which marks the U.S. debut of the award-winning German playwright Maria Milisavljevic. Abyss, directed by Maria Mileaf, is a poetic thriller centered on the mysterious disappearance of a young woman. The play exemplifies PlayCo's unique commitment to premiering work from around the world to advance a dynamic, international experience of contemporary theater in New York. Abyss is an exploration of what it means to be an outsider. Speaking about the play Milisavljevic says, "making a new home means finding a new kind of honesty. Otherwise the old lies will follow you." (more...)

BWW Review: Cincinnati's SECRET GARDEN DelightsBWW Review: Cincinnati's SECRET GARDEN Delights
by Jessica Dennett - Sep 24, 2015

I was shocked and then realized I was behind the eight ball when hearing that Cincinnati's Playhouse in the Park would open its season with a musical interpretation of The Secret Garden. Shocked because I somehow missed that my beloved girlhood book and movie had been turned into a musical. Albeit this occurred back in 1991, but still I found myself curious as to how the story would translate into this medium. Well I watched the performance of this version and I have mixed thoughts. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Brandi Burkhardt, Kevin Earley, Caitlin Cohn and More in Cincinnati Playhouse's THE SECRET GARDENPhoto Flash: First Look at Brandi Burkhardt, Kevin Earley, Caitlin Cohn and More in Cincinnati Playhouse's THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2015

The†Cincinnati Playhouse†in the Park opens its 2015-16 season with the heartwarming, soaring musical THE SECRET GARDEN, based on the enduring family classic penned more than a century ago by†Frances Hodgson Burnett. Winner of three Tony Awards on Broadway, with book and lyrics by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright†Marsha Normanand music by†Lucy Simon, THE SECRET GARDEN runs Sept. 5-Oct. 3 in the Playhouse's Robert S. Marx Theatre. Check out a first look†below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of THE SECRET GARDEN at The Cincinnati PlayhouseSTAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of THE SECRET GARDEN at The Cincinnati Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2015

The†Cincinnati Playhouse†in the Park opens its 2015-16 season with the heartwarming, soaring musical THE SECRET GARDEN, based on the enduring family classic penned more than a century ago by†Frances Hodgson Burnett. Winner of three Tony Awards on Broadway, with book and lyrics by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright†Marsha Norman†and music by†Lucy Simon, THE SECRET GARDEN runs Sept. 5-Oct. 3 in the Playhouse's Robert S. Marx Theatre. †Check out a first look at highlights below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Scenes from Deborah Zoe Laufer's Science Vs Religion Drama INFORMED CONSENTSTAGE TUBE: Scenes from Deborah Zoe Laufer's Science Vs Religion Drama INFORMED CONSENT
by Michael Dale - Sep 5, 2015

A†genetic anthropologist acquires blood samples from the Havasupai†tribe to make a discovery that goes against their culture's beliefs. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

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INFORMED CONSENT, Starring Tina Benko, Opens Tonight at Primary StagesINFORMED CONSENT, Starring Tina Benko, Opens Tonight at Primary Stages
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

Primary Stages and Ensemble Studio Theatre/Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Project present Informed Consent, a New York City premiere by Deborah Zoe Laufer (End Days, Leveling Up) and directed by Obie winner Liesl Tommy (Appropriate, The Good Negro). The limited engagement began performances on August 4†and continues through September 13, 2015 at Primary Stages at The Duke on 42nd Street - a New 42nd Street project. Opening night is tonight, August 18 at 7PM. (more...)

Cincinnati Playhouse to Open 2015-16 Season with THE SECRET GARDENCincinnati Playhouse to Open 2015-16 Season with THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2015

The Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park opens its 2015-16 season with the heartwarming, soaring musical THE SECRET GARDEN, based on the enduring family classic penned more than a century ago by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Winner of three Tony Awards on Broadway, with book and lyrics by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Marsha Norman and music by Lucy Simon, THE SECRET GARDEN runs Sept. 5-Oct. 3 in the Playhouse's Robert S. Marx Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Tina Benko & More in INFORMED CONSENT at Primary StagesPhoto Flash: First Look at Tina Benko & More in INFORMED CONSENT at Primary Stages
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2015

Primary Stages†and†Ensemble†Studio Theatre/Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Project present†Informed Consent, a New York City premiere by†Deborah†Zoe Laufer (End Days, Leveling Up) and directed by Obie winner†Liesl Tommy†(Appropriate, The Good Negro). The limited engagement began performances earlier this week on, August 4, and continues through September 13, 2015 at†Primary Stages†at The Duke on 42nd Street - a New 42nd Street project. Opening night is Tuesday, August 18 at 7PM. (more...)

INFORMED CONSENT, Starring Tina Benko, Starts Its Run Tonight at Primary StagesINFORMED CONSENT, Starring Tina Benko, Starts Its Run Tonight at Primary Stages
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2015

Primary Stages and Ensemble Studio Theatre/Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Project present Informed Consent, a New York City premiere by Deborah Zoe Laufer (End Days, Leveling Up) and directed by Obie winner Liesl Tommy (Appropriate, The Good Negro). The limited engagement begins performances tonight, August 4, and continues through September 13, 2015 at Primary Stages at The Duke on 42nd Street - a New 42nd Street project. (more...)

Performances Begin Tomorrow for INFORMED CONSENT at Primary StagesPerformances Begin Tomorrow for INFORMED CONSENT at Primary Stages
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2015

Primary Stages and Ensemble Studio Theatre/Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Project present Informed Consent, a New York City premiere by Deborah Zoe Laufer†(End Days, Leveling Up)and directed by Obie winner Liesl Tommy (Appropriate, The Good Negro).† The limited engagement begins performances August 4 and continues through September 13, 2015 at Primary Stages at The Duke on 42nd Street - a New 42nd Street project.† Opening night is Tuesday, August 18 at 7PM. (more...)

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the National High School Musical Theatre Awards!Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the National High School Musical Theatre Awards!
by Jennifer Broski - Jun 30, 2015

The seventh annual National High School Musical Theatre Awards / Jimmy Awards were held last†night, June 29, 2015, at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway. This one-of-a-kind-event was hosted by two-time Tony Award-winner†Michael Cerveris, currently on Broadway in this year's Best Musical Fun Home at Circle in the Square.†The coveted Jimmy Award for Best Performance by an Actress and Best Performance by an Actor on Monday, June 29 at Broadway's Minskoff Theatre, was presented to Marla Louissaint representing The Gershwin Awards and Anthony Skillman, representing the M.A.C.Y. Awards. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the red carpet! (more...)

Tina Benko Replaces Annie Parisse in Primary Stages' INFORMED CONSENTTina Benko Replaces Annie Parisse in Primary Stages' INFORMED CONSENT
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2015

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that†Tina Benko (Broadway's Irena's Vow, Top Girls, The Real Thing)†will join Pun Bandhu (Wit, The Judge), Jesse J. Perez (Recent Tragic Events, American Splendor), DeLanna Studi (August: Osage County, Edge of America), and Myra Lucretia Taylor (Nine, 'Girls') in Primary Stages and Ensemble Studio Theatre/Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Project's upcoming production, Informed Consent. The New York City premiere by Deborah Zoe Laufer†(End Days, Leveling Up) and directed by Obie winner Liesl Tommy (Appropriate, The Good Negro) will play a limited engagement August 4 - September 13, 2015 at Primary Stages at The Duke on 42nd Street - a New 42nd Street project.† Opening night is Tuesday, August 18 at 7PM. (more...)

BWW Reviews: AND A NIGHTINGALE SANGBWW Reviews: AND A NIGHTINGALE SANG
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - Jun 16, 2015

More energy than you think. (more...)

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