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BWW Interview: Audra McDonald Updates on P-Town Concert, Eye-Popping BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, SHUFFLE ALONG & More!BWW Interview: Audra McDonald Updates on P-Town Concert, Eye-Popping BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, SHUFFLE ALONG & More!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 22, 2015

Audra McDonald has a big year ahead of her! After embarking on a concert tour this fall, the six-time Tony winner, who recenty wrapped filming for Disney's live action Beauty and the Beast, will be back on Broadway, starring alongside Brian Stokes Mitchell, Billy Porter, Joshua Henry and Brandon Victor Dixon in SHUFFLE ALONG. Before all of that, McDonald will head to Provincetown, MA to take part in the acclaimed Broadway @ Town Hall concert series, hosted by SiriusXM radio star Seth Rudetsky. For one show only on Monday, August 24 (6:30 PM), she will be joined onstage by her husband and fellow Broadway star Will Swenson, with whom she is currently starring in Williamstown Theatre Festival's A MOON FOR THE MISBEGOTTEN. McDonald recently checked in with BroadwayWorld about Monday's concert, and updated us on all of her upcoming projects! Check out the full interview below: (more...)

Review Roundup: Bay Street's GREY GARDENS, Starring Betty Buckley & Rachel York - UPDATED!Review Roundup: Bay Street's GREY GARDENS, Starring Betty Buckley & Rachel York - UPDATED!
by Review Roundups - Aug 18, 2015

Bay Street Theater presents Tony Award winner Betty Buckley and Drama Desk Award winner Rachel York as Big Edie and Little Edie Bouvier Beale in GREY GARDENS, the musical, which opened August 4and runs through August 30. Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

59E59 Theaters Sets Fall 2015 Shows: DESIRE, PONDLING & More59E59 Theaters Sets Fall 2015 Shows: DESIRE, PONDLING & More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

59E59Theatershas announced the line-up of shows forFall 2015.All performances take place at59E59Theaters(59 East59thStreet,between Park and Madison Avenues).Ticket prices and performance schedules vary. For tickets, callTicketCentralat212-279-4200oronline at www.59e59.org. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Betty Buckley and Rachel York Dazzle in Bay Street's GREY GARDENSBWW Reviews: Betty Buckley and Rachel York Dazzle in Bay Street's GREY GARDENS
by Melissa Giordano - Aug 12, 2015

Tony Award winning musical Grey Gardens, which opened on Broadway in 2006, is a superb creation. Chiefly speaking here about the incarnation at Bay Street Theatre, this is truly a special event for countless reasons. Among them is the fact that the theatre, based in Sag Harbor, is only around 8 miles from the infamous house, so this truly hits home for them. Another of the many reasons is the remarkable cast. (more...)

Broadway's Bryce Pinkham & Lucas Rooney Return from Zara Aina Trip to MadagascarBroadway's Bryce Pinkham & Lucas Rooney Return from Zara Aina Trip to Madagascar
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2015

Broadway actorsLucas Caleb Rooney, fresh off of a run in Classic Stage Company's production ofDoctor Faustus, andBryce Pinkham, after a run ofThe Heidi Chroniclesand before returning to his Tony-nominated role in the Tony award-winning musicalA Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder,have recently returned from Madagascar, where they worked tosecure a permanent home for their non-profit organization, Zara Aina. Also joining them in Madagascar was puppeteer,Annie Worden. (more...)

Oliver & Bonacini to Welcome Cookbook Author Donna Hay at Luma, 10/22Oliver & Bonacini to Welcome Cookbook Author Donna Hay at Luma, 10/22
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

Toronto, ON --Join Oliver & Bonacini and Ben McNally for an exclusive evening with world-renowned author Donna Hay on Oct. 22, 2015 from 6 -9 p.m. at Luma. (more...)

Bay Street Offers GREY GARDENS Premium Picnic PackageBay Street Offers GREY GARDENS Premium Picnic Package
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

Bay Street Theater is pleased to announce a premium ticket package offer which includes premium seats and a picnic supper from Topping Rose House, the Hamptons first full-service, luxury property, during the run of GREY GARDENS, now through August 30. (more...)

Betty Buckley & Rachel York Star in GREY GARDENS, Beginning Tonight at Bay StreetBetty Buckley & Rachel York Star in GREY GARDENS, Beginning Tonight at Bay Street
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 4, 2015

Bay Street Theater presents Tony Award winner Betty Buckley and Drama Desk Award winner Rachel York as Big Edie and Little Edie Bouvier Beale in GREY GARDENS, the musical, beginning tonight, August 4, where it will run through August 30; with book by Doug Wright, music by Scott Frankel, and lyrics by Michael Korie. Michael Wilsondirects. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Betty Buckley, Rachel York & More in Bay Street Theater's GREY GARDENSPhoto Flash: First Look at Betty Buckley, Rachel York & More in Bay Street Theater's GREY GARDENS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2015

Bay Street Theater presentsTony Award winner Betty Buckley and Drama Desk Award winner Rachel York as Big Edie and Little Edie Bouvier Beale in GREY GARDENS, the musical, beginning tomorrow, August 4, where it will run through August30; with book by Doug Wright, music by Scott Frankel, and lyrics by Michael Korie. Michael Wilson directs. For tickets, call the Bay Street Theater Box Office at631-725-9500or online atwww.baystreet.org. (more...)

Hero Theatre to Host Maria Irene Fornes Play FestivalHero Theatre to Host Maria Irene Fornes Play Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2015

Hero Theatre announced today that the company's 2016/2017 season will commence with Festival Irene: Celebrating the Legacy of Maria Irene Fornes. The festival of plays will be presented as staged readings. It will include some of Fornes' most celebrated works in addition to featuring plays written by some of her students who are amongst some of the most prominent Latina/o writers in America today. Esteemed dramaturg, literary agent and founder of This Distracted Globe Consultancy, Morgan Jenness, will serve as consultant on the project. (more...)

Tennesee Williams' THE MILK TRAIN DOESN'T STOP HERE ANYMORE to Make Houston Premiere at Studio 101Tennesee Williams' THE MILK TRAIN DOESN'T STOP HERE ANYMORE to Make Houston Premiere at Studio 101
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2015

Actor's Equity Association artists Ron Jones, Celeste Roberts, Joel Sandel, David Grant, Nick Henderson and Lauren Smith will produce Houston's first Equity Showcase production, the Houston premiere of Tennessee Williams' rarely produced THE MILK TRAIN DOESN'T STOP HERE ANYMORE. (more...)

An Evening of Plays Based on Tennessee Williams Stories Set for at 59E59 TheatersAn Evening of Plays Based on Tennessee Williams Stories Set for at 59E59 Theaters
by Nora Dominick - Jul 21, 2015

59E59 Theaters willwelcome The Acting Company to the 2015/2016 5A Season with the US premiere of DESIRE An Evening of Plays Based on Six Stories by Tennessee Williams. Directed by Michael Wilson, DESIRE features new plays written by John Guare, Beth Henley, Marcus Gardley, Rebecca Gilman, David Grimm and Elizabeth Egloff. DESIRE begins performances on Wednesday, September 2 for a limited engagement through Sunday, October 11. Opening Night is Thursday, September 10 at 7 PM. The performance schedule is Tuesday - Thursday at 7 PM; Friday at 8 PM; Saturday at 2 PM & 8 PM; Sunday at 3 PM. Single tickets are $70 ($49 for 59E59 Members). To purchase tickets, call Ticket Central at (212) 279-4200 or visit www.59e59.org. (more...)

Six Special Olympics Georgia Athletes To Compete in 2015 Special Olympics World Games, 7/25Six Special Olympics Georgia Athletes To Compete in 2015 Special Olympics World Games, 7/25
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

ATLANTA, July 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Six Special Olympics Georgia athletes, seven coaches and sports managers, and one unified partner will be a part of one of the biggest sporting events this season around the globe the 2015 Special Olympics World Games taking place in Los Angeles July 25-August 2. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Betty Buckley, Howard McGillin, Rachel York and More in Bay Street's GREY GARDENS RehearsalsPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek at Betty Buckley, Howard McGillin, Rachel York and More in Bay Street's GREY GARDENS Rehearsals
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2015

Tony nomineeHoward McGillin, just coming off of GIGI on Broadway, will join Tony winnerBetty Buckleyand Drama Desk winnerRachel Yorkin Bay Street Theater's summer production of GREY GARDENS, running August 4-30. McGillin will take on the role ofGeorge GouldStrong in the musical, whichMichael Wilsonwill direct. Check out a sneak peek at rehearsals below! (more...)

Molotov Theatre Group Sets 'Storyteller' SeasonMolotov Theatre Group Sets 'Storyteller' Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2015

Molotov Theatre Group, one of Washington DC's horror- and suspense-based theatre companies, is dubbing its 2015/2016 'The Season of the Storyteller.' The company's three-show season includes 'Lovecraft Nightmare Suite,' 'The Pillowman' and 'Blood, Sweat & Fears: A Grand Guignol Sick Cabaret.' The company's work this season will be featured in an upcoming academic textbook on the Grand Guignol French Theatre of Horror. (more...)

Tickets to all Shows for the Hartford Stage 2015/16 Season on Sale July 13Tickets to all Shows for the Hartford Stage 2015/16 Season on Sale July 13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2015

Tickets to all shows for the Hartford Stage 2015/16 Season, including the world premieres of Rear Window and the new musical Anastasia, will go on sale July 13 by phone at 860-527-5151 or online at www.hartfordstage.org. (more...)

Betty Buckley to Go On in GREY GARDENS Following Horse Riding AccidentBetty Buckley to Go On in GREY GARDENS Following Horse Riding Accident
by Jessica Showers - Jun 30, 2015

Tony winner Betty Buckley's back might be broken, but that won't stop her from taking the stage in GREY GARDENS at Bay Street Theater this August. (more...)

Howard McGillin to Join Betty Buckley & Rachel York in GREY GARDENS at Bay Street TheaterHoward McGillin to Join Betty Buckley & Rachel York in GREY GARDENS at Bay Street Theater
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 26, 2015

The company of GREY GARDENS continues to grow. (more...)

Jeffrey Bean to Star in Alley Theatre's THE FOREIGNER; Cast & Creatives Announced!Jeffrey Bean to Star in Alley Theatre's THE FOREIGNER; Cast & Creatives Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2015

Alley Theatre Artistic Director Gregory Boyd announced the cast and creative team for The Foreigner, the last play in the "Alley Theatre @ UH" season. Alley Resident Company member Jeffrey Bean returns to one of his signature roles as Charlie Baker. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside the 31st Powerhouse Theater Season Meet-n-Greet!Photo Coverage: Inside the 31st Powerhouse Theater Season Meet-n-Greet!
by Walter McBride - Jun 10, 2015

This week some of heater's best gathered together to celebrate the 31st Powerhouse Theater season. From Hedwig and the Angry Inchcomposer Stephen Traskto Tony Award winner Duncan Sheik (Spring Awakening), the event involved a Meet-n-Greet with theater professionals from around the theater community. (more...)

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