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City Theatre's Summer Shorts XXII Opens Next Week at the Arsht CenterCity Theatre's Summer Shorts XXII Opens Next Week at the Arsht Center
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

City Theatre and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County invite audiences to celebrate 22 years of the SUMMER SHORTS FESTIVAL from June 1 - July 2, 2017 at the Carnival Studio Theater (Ziff Ballet Opera House). (more...)

Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN by Martin McDonaghPalm Beach Dramaworks Presents THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN by Martin McDonagh
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

Dreams are in short supply on the desolate island of Inishmaan, particularly for the sensitive, physically challenged Billy Claven in Martin McDonagh's The Cripple of Inishmaan. So when word arrives that an American filmmaker is coming to the neighboring island of Inishmore to make a motion picture, Billy goes after a part in the movie, hoping for a trip to Hollywood and escape from the cruelty and bleakness that engulf him. McDonagh's darkly comic work opens at Palm Beach Dramaworks on May19 and continues through June 4, with specially priced previews on May 17 and 18.   (more...)

Playhouse Jr. to Present PINKALICIOUS THE MUSICAL and THE ADVENTURES OF NATE THE GREATPlayhouse Jr. to Present PINKALICIOUS THE MUSICAL and THE ADVENTURES OF NATE THE GREAT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

Playhouse Jr., Point Park University's quality children's theatre company, will be wrapping up the 2016-2017 season and kicking off the summer with two unique and comedic shows for children of all ages. (more...)

Palm Beach Dramaworks presents ARCADIA by Tom StoppardPalm Beach Dramaworks presents ARCADIA by Tom Stoppard
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

 "It's wanting to know that makes us matter," says one of the characters in Arcadia, Tom Stoppard's luminous comedy of ideas. In this profound, funny, moving, Olivier Award-winning masterpiece, Stoppard explores the great mysteries of science and art, and illuminates the very human desire for making connections - intellectual, romantic, and physical. Arcadia opens at Palm Beach Dramaworks on March 31 and continues through April 30, with specially priced previews on March 29 and 30.   (more...)

Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents ARCADIA by Tom StoppardPalm Beach Dramaworks Presents ARCADIA by Tom Stoppard
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2017

 "It's wanting to know that makes us matter," says one of the characters in Arcadia, Tom Stoppard's luminous comedy of ideas. In this profound, funny, moving, Olivier Award-winning masterpiece, Stoppard explores the great mysteries of science and art, and illuminates the very human desire for making connections - intellectual, romantic, and physical. Arcadia opens at Palm Beach Dramaworks on March 31 and continues throughApril 30, with specially priced previews on March 29 and 30.   (more...)

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company Presents SWEET CHARITYPoint Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company Presents SWEET CHARITY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2017

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company presents Sweet Charity, a classic American musical based on the Federico Fellini film, The Nights of Cabiria, about finding genuine love in a world of deceit. With big, brassy numbers and Fosse-esque choreography, Sweet Charity is a pivotal show that has defined jazz musicals.  (more...)

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company to Present BIG LOVEPoint Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company to Present BIG LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company presents Charles L. Mee's Big Love. Big Love gives a fresh twist on Aeschylus' The Suppliant Women, one of the oldest plays in the western world. (more...)

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company to Present BIG LOVEPoint Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company to Present BIG LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company presents Charles L. Mee's Big Love. Big Love gives a fresh twist on Aeschylus' The Suppliant Women, one of the oldest plays in the western world. (more...)

The REP Professional Theatre Presents Ann Talman's WOODY'S ORDER!The REP Professional Theatre Presents Ann Talman's WOODY'S ORDER!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

Point Park University's The REP Professional Theatre Company will present Woody's Order!, Pittsburgh native, Ann Talman's solo show about life choices and the importance of family and pursuing your dreams. (more...)

The REP Professional Theatre Presents Ann Talman's WOODY'S ORDER!The REP Professional Theatre Presents Ann Talman's WOODY'S ORDER!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Point Park University's The REP Professional Theatre Company will present Woody's Order!, Pittsburgh native, Ann Talman's solo show about life choices and the importance of family and pursuing your dreams. (more...)

Driving Edtech Industry Growth, LearnLaunch Adds Seasoned Investment Staff; Announces Five New Companies to Accelerator Breakthrough ProgramDriving Edtech Industry Growth, LearnLaunch Adds Seasoned Investment Staff; Announces Five New Companies to Accelerator Breakthrough Program
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

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Pittsburgh Public Theater Presents THE PLAYPittsburgh Public Theater Presents THE PLAY
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2016

Pittsburgh Public Theater is thrilled to welcome four-time Super Bowl champion Rocky Bleier, who will perform his one-man show, The Play, live on the O'Reilly Theater stage. Based on Rocky's life story, The Play was written by Gene Collier, a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette sports journalist and co-author (with Rob Zellers) of The Chief, The Public's hit about Steelers founder Art Rooney, Sr.  (more...)

Conservatory Theatre Company to Touch Hearts, Funny Bones with THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER: THE MUSICALConservatory Theatre Company to Touch Hearts, Funny Bones with THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company presents The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical, a laugh out loud, funny holiday play that puts the joy in Christmas for all ages.   (more...)

Conservatory Theatre Company to Touch Hearts, Funny Bones with THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER: THE MUSICALConservatory Theatre Company to Touch Hearts, Funny Bones with THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company presents The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical, a laugh out loud, funny holiday play that puts the joy in Christmas for all ages.   (more...)

Pittsburgh Public Theater Presents THE PLAYPittsburgh Public Theater Presents THE PLAY
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Pittsburgh Public Theater is thrilled to welcome four-time Super Bowl champion Rocky Bleier, who will perform his one-man show, The Play, live on the O'Reilly Theater stage. Based on Rocky's life story, The Play was written by Gene Collier, a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette sports journalist and co-author (with Rob Zellers) of The Chief, The Public's hit about Steelers founder Art Rooney, Sr.  (more...)

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company to Stage THE SEAPoint Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company to Stage THE SEA
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company presents Edward Bond's The Sea, a comedy based on Shakespeare's, The Tempest, which emphasizes the strengths and weaknesses between humans and society while challenging the audience to strive for change in the world.  (more...)

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company to Stage THE SEAPoint Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company to Stage THE SEA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company presents Edward Bond's The Sea, a comedy based on Shakespeare's, The Tempest, which emphasizes the strengths and weaknesses between humans and society while challenging the audience to strive for change in the world.  (more...)

BWW Review: I'M GONNA PRAY FOR YOU SO HARD at the REP Features Power-House Performances and a Tense Night at the TheatreBWW Review: I'M GONNA PRAY FOR YOU SO HARD at the REP Features Power-House Performances and a Tense Night at the Theatre
by Mike Mekus - Oct 10, 2016

One of the most frightening and tense theatrical experiences Pittsburgh has to offer right now, supported by incredible sound design and brilliant performances. (more...)

Point Park's REP Professional Theatre to Stage I'M GONNA PRAY FOR YOU SO HARDPoint Park's REP Professional Theatre to Stage I'M GONNA PRAY FOR YOU SO HARD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

 The REP Professional Theatre Company presents the Pittsburgh Premiere of Halley Feiffer's I'm Gonna Pray For You So Hard,  the navigation of the complicated divide of father-daughter relationships, as each struggles in one way or another, to make the other proud. (more...)

Point Park's REP Professional Theatre to Stage I'M GONNA PRAY FOR YOU SO HARDPoint Park's REP Professional Theatre to Stage I'M GONNA PRAY FOR YOU SO HARD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2016

 The REP Professional Theatre Company presents the Pittsburgh Premiere of Halley Feiffer's I'm Gonna Pray For You So Hard,  the navigation of the complicated divide of father-daughter relationships, as each struggles in one way or another, to make the other proud. (more...)

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