McCarter Theatre News

Cal Shakes to Close 41st Main Stage Season with KING LEARCal Shakes to Close 41st Main Stage Season with KING LEAR
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

California Shakespeare Theater concludes its 2015 Main Stage season with King Lear, Shakespeare's most brilliant and profound tragedy, helmed by nationally-acclaimed director Amanda Dehnert, and featuring two-time Tony nominee and film star Anthony Heald (Silence of the Lambs, Broadway's The Elephant Man with Bradley Cooper) in the title role. King Lear plays at the BART-accessible Bruns Amphitheater from September 16 through October 11. (more...)

Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey to Stage Bill Cain's EQUIVOCATIONShakespeare Theatre of New Jersey to Stage Bill Cain's EQUIVOCATION
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

Next up on the Main Stage,The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jerseywill present the New Jersey premiere ofBill Cain'sEquivocation.When the Bard and his troupe of players receive a royal commission to dramatize the events surrounding the infamous Gunpowder Plot, the artist must confront the demons of his past, his present, and his obligations to the truth and artistic integrity.Equivocationwas described inVarietyas "one of the most bracingly intelligent, sizzlingly theatrical American plays in a decade." (more...)

Sarah Ruhl's DEAR ELIZABETH to Launch Women's Project Theater's 2015-16 Season at New HomeSarah Ruhl's DEAR ELIZABETH to Launch Women's Project Theater's 2015-16 Season at New Home
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2015

Women's Project Theater, under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Lisa McNulty and Managing Director Maureen Moynihan, just announced the 2015-2016 Season and the beginning of its three-year residency at the McGinn/Cazale Theater (2162 Broadway, at 76th Street), creating an artistic home for women in theater. (more...)

Rob McClure and More to Star in Ken Ludwig's A COMEDY OF TENORS Premiere at Cleveland Play House; Cast Announced!Rob McClure and More to Star in Ken Ludwig's A COMEDY OF TENORS Premiere at Cleveland Play House; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2015

CPH's historic 100th Season will open on an operatic note, with the world premiere of Ken Ludwig's A COMEDY OF TENORS. BroadwayWorld has just confirmed thefull cast -- featuring several Broadway vets.Scroll down for the complete list of stars! (more...)

WorkShop Theater to Stage Ken Jaworowski's BELIEVERS This FallWorkShop Theater to Stage Ken Jaworowski's BELIEVERS This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2015

In an ideal world, maturity nurtures faith and confidence to withstand life's greatest tests. Or does it?BELIEVERS by Ken Jaworowski, a haunting drama, tests that assumption with the generational tale of a couple who marry in a state of faith but find their belief undone twenty years later when life tests them more severely than people ought to be. WorkShop Theater, 312 West 36th Street, will present the play's world premiere run September 25 to October 17, directed by Alex Dmitriev. (more...)

BELIEVERS to Run 9/25-10/17 at Workshop TheaterBELIEVERS to Run 9/25-10/17 at Workshop Theater
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2015

In an ideal world, maturity nurtures faith and confidence to withstand life's greatest tests. Or does it? 'Believers' by Ken Jaworowski, a haunting drama, tests that assumption with the generational tale of a couple who marry in a state of faith but find their belief undone twenty years later when life tests them more severely than people ought to be. WorkShop Theater, 312 West 36th Street, will present the play's world premiere run September 25 to October 17, directed by Alex Dmitriev. (more...)

Undermain Theatre to Stage World Premiere of THE DROLLUndermain Theatre to Stage World Premiere of THE DROLL
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2015

To open its 32nd season the Undermain Theatre is thrilled to bring the World Premiere of Meg Miroshnik's The Droll to their home in Deep Ellum at 3200 Main Street. The premiere will open on Saturday, September 26th, 2015 - curtain time 8:15 with the playwright in attendance. Preview performances will be on Sep. 23rd, 24th and 25th. The production will run through October 17th. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for KISS ME OR CUT OFF MY HEAD at Soho Photo GalleryPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal for KISS ME OR CUT OFF MY HEAD at Soho Photo Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2015

Primrose Productions presents photos of Brooke M. Haney in rehearsals for Kiss Me or Cut Off Me Head, a new adaptation of the Medusa myth from the poetry of Sheryl St. Germain, and directed by Tracy Bersley (choreographer for On the Levee at Lincoln Center, LCT3). Theatre intersects with visual art and poetry in this haunting and galvanizing perspective of the Medusa myth. Kiss Me or Cut Off My Head will play a three week limited engagement at the Soho Photo Gallery (15 White Street, New York, NY 10013). Performances begin Thursday, August 20th and continue through Saturday, September 5th, 2015 . Opening Night is Thursday, August 20th at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $30.00 with 35% of ticket sales going to Margaret's Safe Place. Tickets are available at www.kissmetheplay.com (more...)

DROP DEAD PERFECT, Starring Everett Quinton, Begins Tomorrow Off-BroadwayDROP DEAD PERFECT, Starring Everett Quinton, Begins Tomorrow Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

DROP DEAD PERFECT, the madcap comedy starring the legendary Everett Quinton returns to the Theatre at St. Clements (423 West 46 Street - between 8th and 9th Avenues) and begins previews on Wednesday, August 19th, for a limited eight week engagement. The official opening is set for Sunday, August 23rd. (more...)

SEASCAPE WITH SHARKS AND DANCER Opens 9/2 at 13th Street RepSEASCAPE WITH SHARKS AND DANCER Opens 9/2 at 13th Street Rep
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

Seascape with Sharks and Dancer by Don Nigro will open at 13thStreet Repertory (50 West 13thStreet) on September 2ndand continue to play on September 3rd, 10thand 11th.Directed by Paul Purvine, the cast features Leila McCann and Zachery Gamble. (more...)

Tony Sheldon and More Join World Premiere of AMELIE at Berkeley Rep; Full Cast Announced!Tony Sheldon and More Join World Premiere of AMELIE at Berkeley Rep; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

Berkeley Rephas announced the full company for its2015-16 season openerAmelie, A New Musical,starring award-winning actress Samantha Barks. (more...)

Shakespeare Theatre Company to Celebrate Free For All's 25th Anniversary This FallShakespeare Theatre Company to Celebrate Free For All's 25th Anniversary This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

One of the capital's most beloved annual traditions, the Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC) Free For All, and one of William Shakespeare's most beloved plays, A Midsummer Night's Dream, are coming together for a major milestone: Free For All's 25th anniversary. Ethan McSweeny directs a revival of his 2012-2013 STC production, which will run September 1-13 at Sidney Harman Hall (610 F Street NW). (more...)

American Repertory Ballet Announces 2015-16 SeasonAmerican Repertory Ballet Announces 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2015

American Repertory Ballet, New Jersey's preeminent classical and contemporary ballet company, will perform throughout New Jersey - in Princeton, New Brunswick, Lawrenceville, Branchburg, Rahway, Manasquan, South Orange, and Trenton - and at the Joyce Theater in New York City from September 2015 through April 2016. The performance season will open on September 24 at Rider University Bart Luedeke Center with an open rehearsal and State of the Art Address, celebrating 5 years of Artistic Director Douglas Martin's artistic leadership. (more...)

Becky Ann Baker to Lead Robert O'Hara's BARBECUE at The Public; Cast Set!Becky Ann Baker to Lead Robert O'Hara's BARBECUE at The Public; Cast Set!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2015

The Public Theaterannounced complete casting today for the world premiere of BARBECUE, written by Obie Award winner Robert O'Hara. Directed by Kent Gash, BARBECUE begins previews on Tuesday, September 22 and runs through Sunday, November 1, with an official press opening on Thursday,October 8. (more...)

THE LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY BLONDES Set for Dream Up FestivalTHE LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY BLONDES Set for Dream Up Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2015

'The League of Extraordinary Blondes' features members of Improvisational Repertory Theatre Ensemble (IRTE) in an action-packed comedy adventure created and directed by Robert Baumgardner. The world of the play is a gripping adventure movie where the most famous blondes in the world lead different glamorous lives until a crisis strikes. Like the Avengers, they are then called together to find and defeat the evil villain behind the crisis. The show is stylized and cartoon-ish, incorporating white foam board cut-outs, plastic sheets and streamers, as well as a musical intermezzo. It will be presented by Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival September 16 to 20. (more...)

Dorset Theatre Festival to Presnet Paul Rudnick's I HATE HAMLET, 8/20-9/5Dorset Theatre Festival to Presnet Paul Rudnick's I HATE HAMLET, 8/20-9/5
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

Dorset Theatre Festival will stage I Hate Hamlet, a hilarious play by Obie Award winning playwright and pre-eminent humorist Paul Rudnick. The production will be directed by Carl Andress and will run from August 20th to September 5th. (more...)

Cape Playhouse's VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE Begins 8/11Cape Playhouse's VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE Begins 8/11
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2015

The Cape Playhouse follows its sold-out run of My Fair Lady with the 2013 Tony Award winner for Best Play, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. Christopher Durang's laugh-out-loud comedy, directed by Shear Madness director and co-writer, Bruce Jordan, opens on August 11 and runs through August 22 only. (more...)

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by BWW - Aug 2, 2015

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Primrose Productions to Present KISS ME OR CUT OFF MY HEAD, 8/20-9/5Primrose Productions to Present KISS ME OR CUT OFF MY HEAD, 8/20-9/5
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2015

Primrose Productions presents a new adaptation of the Medusa myth by Brooke M. Haney, from the poetry of Sheryl St. Germain, and directed by Tracy Bersley (choreographer for On the Levee at Lincoln Center, LCT3). Theatre intersects with visual art and poetry in this haunting and galvanizing perspective of the Medusa myth. Kiss Me or Cut Off My Head will play a three week limited engagement at the Soho Photo Gallery (15 White Street, New York, NY 10013). Performances begin Thursday, August 20th and continue through Saturday, September 5th, 2015 . Opening Night is Thursday, August 20th at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $30.00 with 35% of ticket sales going to Margaret's Safe Place. Tickets are available at www.kissmetheplay.com (more...)

Princeton Ballet School to Host Summer Intensive Program's Final Performance, 7/31Princeton Ballet School to Host Summer Intensive Program's Final Performance, 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2015

On Friday, July 31, 2015, students from the Summer Intensive program at Princeton Ballet School, the official school of NJ's top professional ballet company American Repertory Ballet, will be dancing in the program's culminating performance. The show, entitled An Evening of Dance, will take place at the Berlind Theatre in the McCarter Theatre Center at 6:30pm. (more...)

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