Tom Ridgely News

OSF to Present Reading of AJAX, 4/3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF) will present a play reading of Ajax by Sophocles on Thursday, April 3 at 1:30 p.m. in the Thomas Theatre. The reading is directed by 2014 Phil Killian Directing Fellow Tom Ridgely. (more...)

OSF Opens WATER BY THE SPOONFUL Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will open Quiara Alegria Hudes's Water by the Spoonful, directed by Shishir Kurup, March 30 in the Thomas Theatre. Preview performances are tonight, March 26, March 28 and 29. (more...)

OSF to Present WATER BY THE SPOONFUL, Begin. 3/26
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2014

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will open Quiara Alegria Hudes's Water by the Spoonful, directed by Shishir Kurup, March 30 in the Thomas Theatre. Preview performances are March 26, 28 and 29. (more...)

Waterwell Launches Film Division, Will Premiere DAY TEN at Tribeca
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2014

Waterwell, one of the Village Voice's Best Arguments for Devised Theater and creators of Goodbar and #9, announces the official launching of its film division with the World Premier of the short film, Day Ten, at the 13th Annual Tribeca Film Festival. Day Ten, is written and directed by Arian Moayed and stars Omar Metwally. (more...)

Arian Moayed Short Film DAY TEN Set for Tribeca Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Mar 11, 2014

Waterwell announces the official launching of its film division with the World Premier of the short film, Day Ten. (more...)

Waterwell's Summer Theater Lab with Kelli O'Hara Kicks Off 8/4
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2014

Waterwell, one of the Village Voice's Best Arguments for Devised Theater and creators of GOODBAR and #9, announces the second year of its Summer Theater Lab, under the leadership of Victor Maog. The program has two sessions: Monday-Saturday, August 4-9, and August 11-16, 2014. For more information about classes and enrollment, visit www.waterwell.org/summer. (more...)

BWW Reviews: HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Dogs Other Spoofs of Classics, but Loses the Trail
by Lauren Yarger - Dec 15, 2013

With the success of THE 39 STEPS, a spoof of the Alfred Hitchcock film, it is no surprise that other similar shows would find their way onto the stage. Playhouse on the Park in west Hartford is hosting a run of one wannabe, THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES. (more...)

Rich Hollman Stars in HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES at Playhouse on Park, Now thru 12/22
by BWW News Desk - Dec 04, 2013

The world's most famous detective comes across the pond to Playhouse on Park in a hilarious retelling of The Hound of the Baskervilles! When Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead on his estate, and the evidence points to a supernatural beast, it is up to Sherlock Holmes and his trusty companion, Dr. Watson, to gather the clues and solve the mystery around an ancient family curse. With a wide array of characters played by only three actors, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's most renowned story gets a gloriously funny makeover! (more...)

Rich Hollman to Star in HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES at Playhouse on Park, 12/4-22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2013

The world's most famous detective comes across the pond to Playhouse on Park in a hilarious retelling of The Hound of the Baskervilles! When Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead on his estate, and the evidence points to a supernatural beast, it is up to Sherlock Holmes and his trusty companion, Dr. Watson, to gather the clues and solve the mystery around an ancient family curse. With a wide array of characters played by only three actors, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's most renowned story gets a gloriously funny makeover! (more...)

FringeNYC Kicks Off 2013 Encore Series Lineup Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 06, 2013

In 17 days, even the most intrepid theatergoer can only sample a fraction of the nearly 200 offerings at the New York International Fringe Festival. Now in its 9th year, the FringeNYC Encore Series gives theatre lovers another chance at seeing some of the most critically acclaimed and most crowd-pleasing shows from the Festival. (more...)

THE RUFUS EQUATION Set for Players Theater as Part of FringeNYC Extension, Begin. 9/8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 03, 2013

Ted Cubbin's new comedy The Rufus Equation, which had its world premiere at the 2013 New York International Fringe Festival, has been extended into the Fringe Encore Series, with five performances added for Sunday, September 8 at 3:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m., Tuesday September 10 at 8:00 p.m., and Sunday. September 15 at 3:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m. at The Players Theater (115 MacDougal Street, NYC). Tickets for these added performances are available through www.TheRufusEquation.com. (more...)

FringeNYC Announces 2013 Encore Series Lineup, 9/6-10/20
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2013

In 17 days, even the most intrepid theatergoer can only sample a fraction of the nearly 200 offerings at the New York International Fringe Festival. Now in its 9th year, the FringeNYC Encore Series gives theatre lovers another chance at seeing some of the most critically acclaimed and most crowd-pleasing shows from the Festival. (more...)

Photo Flash: FringeNYC's THE RUFUS EQUATION, Now Playing Through 8/23
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2013

The 2013 New York International Fringe Festival has its first break-out hit with Ted Cubbin's new comedy The Rufus Equation, a world premiere production directed by Tom Ridgely, the Drama Desk-nominated director and co-founder of Waterwell. The Rufus Equation continues at The Connelly Theater (220 East 4th Street, NYC), tonight, August 21 at 2:00 p.m., and Friday, August 23 at 2:00 p.m. Check out a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

THE RUFUS EQUATION Plays Sold-Out Shows at FringeNYC; Continues thru 8/23
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2013

The 2013 New York International Fringe Festival has its first break-out hit with Ted Cubbin's new comedy The Rufus Equation, a world premiere production directed by Tom Ridgely, the Drama Desk-nominated director and co-founder of Waterwell. The Rufus Equation played to a sold out house this past Tuesday evening at The Connelly Theater (220 East 4th Street, NYC), the Fringe Festival's largest venue. In addition, this Saturday's performance (August 17 at 6:15 p.m.) is also sold-out. (more...)

Applications For Shakespeare Works Artist Residencies at The Public Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Aug 05, 2013

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) and the Shakespeare Society (Artistic Director, Michael Sexton; Executive Director, Betsy Davidson Pickering) are now accepting applications for the 2013-2014Shakespeare Works Artist Residencies, part of the Shakespeare Society's Shakespeare Works program. The residencies will culminate in panel discussions about Shakespeare's plays, hosted by The Public Theater. The first two panel discussions will take place on Monday, September 30 and Monday, December 2 at 425 Lafayette Street. (more...)

Waterwell Summer Theater Lab Offers Sneak Peek of Sallid & Jones' New Steampunk Musical HAMELIN Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 03, 2013

Waterwell will provide a sneak preview of Otis Sallid and AaRon Jones' new musical, Hamelin, as the culmination of its inaugural Summer Theater Lab today, August 3 at 5pm at The Ailey Studios, 405 W 55th Street. (more...)

Photo Flash: Otis Sallid, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Waterwell Lab Preview HAMELIN!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 02, 2013

The cast and creative team of the world premiere musical HAMELIN, part of the Waterwell Summer Theater Lab, met the press today, August 2, and performed never-before-seen songs from the show! In attendance were Hamelin director/choreographer Otis Sallid, composer Aaron Jones, Waterwell Summer Theater Lab master class artist Lin-Manuel Miranda, director Victor Maog, and Waterwell artistic director Tom Ridgely. Scroll down for photos from the event! (more...)

Waterwell Summer Theater Lab to Offer Sneak Peek of Sallid & Jones' New Steampunk Musical HAMELIN, 8/3
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2013

Waterwell will provide a sneak preview of Otis Sallid and Aaron Jones' new musical, Hamelin, as the culmination of its inaugural Summer Theater Lab this Saturday, August 3 @ 5pm at The Ailey Studios, 405 W 55th Street. Tickets can be purchased at: waterwellstl.brownpapertickets.com. (more...)

HIGGINS IN HARLEM Premiere, OTHELLO & More Set for Playhouse on Park's 5th Main Stage Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2013

Playhouse on Park, Hartford county's most affordable and intimate professional theatre, is ready to announce its 5th Anniversary Season. In 2013-2014 the Playhouse will feature 6 productions that will entertain, challenge, and engage audiences. (more...)

Geoffrey Arend to Lead THE RUFUS EQUATION at FringeNYC; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2013

Geoffrey Arend will lead the cast as Professor Bert Rufus. Arend's film and television credits include Garden State, Supertroopers, (500) Days of Summer, Save the Date, Beach Pillows, Devil, The Ringer, 'The Closer' (TNT), 'Law & Order' (NBC), 'Trust Me' (TNT) and 'Body of Proof' (ABC). Onstage he was seen in The American Pilot (MTC) and Mother Courage and Her Children (Public). (more...)

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