The Playhouse News

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - Metropolitan Playhouse Opens 25th Season with END OF SUMMERPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek - Metropolitan Playhouse Opens 25th Season with END OF SUMMER
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

Obie Award winning Metropolitan Playhouse revives END OF SUMMER, S.N. Behrman's 1936 comedy of opportunists in an age of unequal incomes, to be directed by prolific author/director Alexander Harrington, at the Playhouse (220 E 4th Street, New York City), running October 7 - November 6, 2016. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

ADDAMS FAMILY Opens Tonight at Cumberland County PlayhouseADDAMS FAMILY Opens Tonight at Cumberland County Playhouse
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 30, 2016

Just in time for the Halloween season, Cumberland County Playhouse presents its version of the recent Broadway hit The Addams Family - starring Playhouse favorite Jason Ross and newcomer Audrey Moore as Gomez and Morticia Addams - onstage in Crossville beginning tonight (Friday, September 30) and running through November 12. (more...)

Flat Rock Playhouse Presents BEEHIVE: THE 60's MUSICAL!Flat Rock Playhouse Presents BEEHIVE: THE 60's MUSICAL!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Grab your go-go boots and step back in time when the hair was bigger, the clothes were brighter, and the music was bewitching! The Flat Rock Playhouse presents the all women cast of Beehive: the 60s Musical. Continuing the fall season, the production will run from 13th October through 30th October at the Clive and Nina Allen Mainstage in the village rock of Flat Rock. (more...)

ENTERTAIN AND DINE New Jersey StyleENTERTAIN AND DINE New Jersey Style
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 29, 2016

Check out our theater and restaurant pairings for a great New Jersey excursion. (more...)


by Marina Kennedy - Sep 29, 2016

New Jersey theater season is now in full swing. Over the coming weeks we will highlight some of the shows that are being staged along with local restaurants. (more...)

Westport Country Playhouse Announces 2016-17 Family Festivities SeriesWestport Country Playhouse Announces 2016-17 Family Festivities Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Westport Country Playhouse announces its 2016-17 Family Festivities Series on selected Sundays from November through April, featuring musical productions based on classic and new children's stories.  The six-show series includes the favorite tale, "Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat," and a new show, "Twinkle Tames a Dragon, The Musical," by Katharine Holabird, the author of the popular book series, "Angelina Ballerina." Performances are at 1 and 4 p.m. Tickets, at $20 each, are now on sale.  (more...)

Wesport Country Playhouse's CAMELOT 'Sunday Symposium' Will Center on Arthurian LegendWesport Country Playhouse's CAMELOT 'Sunday Symposium' Will Center on Arthurian Legend
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

Wesleyan University professor of European medieval history and literature Jeff Rider will be guest speaker at the Playhouse's Sunday Symposium following the Sunday, October 9, 3 p.m. matinee performance of Lerner & Loewe's 'Camelot.' (more...)

Bright Star's ONCE UPON A TIME and More Set for Bucks County Playhouse's 2016 Visiting Artists SeriesBright Star's ONCE UPON A TIME and More Set for Bucks County Playhouse's 2016 Visiting Artists Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse will present the fall 2016 Visiting Artists Series. Entertainment events by guest performers ranging from music concerts to theater for young audiences will take place throughout September and October in the luxuriously renovated historic Bucks County Playhouse. (more...)

Photo Flash: Exclusive New Photos of Dominic Cooper in THE LIBERTINEPhoto Flash: Exclusive New Photos of Dominic Cooper in THE LIBERTINE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

Presented by TRH Productions, Theatre Royal Bath Productions and Ilene Starger, Dominic Cooper makes his West End debut as the most notorious rogue in Restoration England, the Earl of Rochester, in this thrilling new production of The Libertine. (more...)

New Friday Funday Season Starts This October with CHICKEN LITTLENew Friday Funday Season Starts This October with CHICKEN LITTLE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

Join the Des Moines Community Playhouse on Oct. 7 for 'Chicken Little.' This story is first in the 2016-17 season of Friday Funday, a creative participatory story theatre program for children ages 4-6. (more...)

Teen Improv Nights to Continue This Fall at DM PlayhouseTeen Improv Nights to Continue This Fall at DM Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

The Des Moines Community Playhouse is the home for Second Saturday, an alternative Saturday night entertainment for young people in grades 6-12. The night of teen improv will be held 7:30-10:00 PM, Saturday, Oct. 8. (more...)

CBEEBIES' Stars Abe Jarmand and Jane Deane Join  Cast of ALADDIN - Croydon's Official Panto 2016CBEEBIES' Stars Abe Jarmand and Jane Deane Join Cast of ALADDIN - Croydon's Official Panto 2016
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

CBeebies' stars ABE JARMAN (presenter of The Let's Go Club), and JANE DEANE, (Dee Livery in Justin's House), will lead a superb cast in the most magical pantomime of all - ALADDIN.  Croydon is the place to be this Christmas, when this festive treat takes to the stage at Waddon Leisure Centre from Wednesday 7 to Saturday 31 December.  This year's Christmas cracker is one that all the family will long remember. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Andy Richardson from NEWSIES ON TOURBWW Interviews: Andy Richardson from NEWSIES ON TOUR
by Kathy Strain - Sep 23, 2016

NEWSIES has entertained audiences all over North America as the tour visited many cities. As this current tour wraps up in Austin, Texas, BWW had a chance to visit with San Antonio, Texas native Andy Richardson who plays Crutchie. (more...)

New Play LUNCH AT AUDREY's Gets NYC Industry ReadingNew Play LUNCH AT AUDREY's Gets NYC Industry Reading
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

An industry reading of the new play Lunch at Audrey's, will take place on September 29th at 3pm at the Linney Theatre at Signature Theatre Company (480 W. 42nd Street). (more...)

Photo Flash: Hershey Area Playhouse Presents FRANKENSTEINPhoto Flash: Hershey Area Playhouse Presents FRANKENSTEIN
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

Just in time for Halloween, Hershey Area Playhouse is proud to present its fall show, the well-known and timeless horror classic, Frankenstein. (more...)

Theatreworks USA's PETE THE CAT to Jam Out at Ridgefield PlayhouseTheatreworks USA's PETE THE CAT to Jam Out at Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

For Pete's sake - don't miss Pete the Cat! Join Jimmy and the hilarious blue cat, Pete, on a new adventure of friendship, all the way to Paris and back again in a VW bus. Pete the Cat never loses his cool. Jimmy Biddle never strays from his routine. Can cat and boy ever be friends? Fun songs and bright costumes keep the little ones engaged - this is the perfect show to introduce kids to live theater! (more...)

Photo Flash: Alison Fraser and Robert Cuccioli Take Part in Project Shaw Double BillPhoto Flash: Alison Fraser and Robert Cuccioli Take Part in Project Shaw Double Bill
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

Gingold Theatrical Group's Project Shaw, under the leadership of Artistic Director David Staller, continued its 11th Season with its 116th concert presentation: a double bill featuring Harley Granville-Barker's Farewell to the Theatre and George Bernard Shaw's Interlude at the Playhouse on September 19 at Symphony Space's Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre. BroadwayWorld has photos below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Bucks County Playhouse Celebrates Final Phase GroundbreakingPhoto Flash: Bucks County Playhouse Celebrates Final Phase Groundbreaking
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

Local dignitaries, elected officials and Bucks County Playhouse (BCP) supporters gathered by the river and participated in a groundbreaking ceremony hosted by Tony Award-winning Broadway producers who now manage the Playhouse -- Alexander Fraser, Producing Director ('Kinky Boots', 'The Normal Heart') and Robyn Goodman, Executive Producer ('Avenue Q', 'In the Heights'). They recognized Bridge Street Foundation's Sherri and Kevin Daugherty, who are gifting this $3 million final phase of renovations to the Playhouse. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

RENT 20th Anniversary Tour to Kick Off Broadway in Wilmington SeasonRENT 20th Anniversary Tour to Kick Off Broadway in Wilmington Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

The Playhouse on Rodney Square will kick off the Broadway in Wilmington season with the 20th Anniversary Tour of RENT October 28-30, 2016. (more...)

URINETOWN Comes tothe Lake Worth PlayhouseURINETOWN Comes tothe Lake Worth Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

Winner of three Tony Awards this hilariously funny and touchingly honest musical written by Mark Hollmann and Greg Kotis is a satire of the legal system and a love letter to musical theatre itself!  Urinetown provides a fresh perspective of one of America's greatest art forms. In a Gotham like city, a terrible water shortage, caused by a 20-year drought has led to a ban on private toilets. The citizens must use public amenities, regulated by a single malevolent company that profits by charging admission for one of humanity's most basic needs.  Amid the people, a hero decides he's had enough and plans a revolution to lead them all to freedom. (more...)

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