William Finn News

Gender: Male
Breaking News: FALSETTOS Will Now Return to Broadway Next Season with James Lapine at the HelmBreaking News: FALSETTOS Will Now Return to Broadway Next Season with James Lapine at the Helm
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2015

BroadwayWorld has learned that Falsettos, William Finn and James Lapine's landmark musical, will return to Broadway for the 2016-17 theater season in an all-new production directed by Lapine, who has alsowritten the book for (and directed) Broadway's SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE, INTO THE WOODS and PASSION. (more...)

'SPELLING BEE' & More on Tap for APAC's 15th Season'SPELLING BEE' & More on Tap for APAC's 15th Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2015

The Astoria Performing Arts Center (APAC), recipient of the 2012 Caffe Cino Fellowship Award from the Innovative Theatre Foundation, is pleased to announce their 15th season which will include a world premiere play by Cheryl L. Davis (2014 AUDELCO Playwriting Award winner for Maid's Door), CAREFULLY TAUGHT, directed by Pat Golden (Assistant Director on Emily Mann's Broadway production of A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams), and the award-winning musical THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE, directed by APAC Artistic Director Dev Bondarin (APAC's IT Award Nominated In The Bones and Merrily We Roll Along). Additionally, Bondarin is introducing a new program of works based on the Astoria community, called ASTORIA STORIES. APAC's performance venue is located at the Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 30-44 Crescent St (@30th Rd), in Astoria, Queens. (more...)

Linda Lavin, Will Swenson and More Set for 54 Below This MonthLinda Lavin, Will Swenson and More Set for 54 Below This Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2015

This September,54 BELOWpresents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54thStreet. (more...)

Photo Coverage: David Lutken & Friends Play Mr. Finn's Cabaret at Barrington Stage Co.Photo Coverage: David Lutken & Friends Play Mr. Finn's Cabaret at Barrington Stage Co.
by Stephen Sorokoff - Sep 1, 2015

David Lutken and Friends gave the Mr. Finn's Cabaret audience some great Folk/Country music last night and BroadwayWorld was there. (more...)

SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER Reunion, Linda Lavin & More Set for 54 Below This WeekSATURDAY NIGHT FEVER Reunion, Linda Lavin & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

This week at54 BELOW,Broadway's Supper Clubpresents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond.To purchase tickets or for more information, visitwww.54Below.comor call(646) 476-3551. (more...)

Joe Iconis Returning to Barrington Stage's Mr. Finn's Cabaret, 9/4-6Joe Iconis Returning to Barrington Stage's Mr. Finn's Cabaret, 9/4-6
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in downtown Pittsfield, MA, under the leadership of Julianne Boyd Artistic Director and Tristan Wilson Managing Director, is proud to announce the return of award-winning songwriter Joe Iconis with his popular cabaret,Joe Iconis & Family: Outcast Superstars,for three performances September 4, 5 and 6 at 8pm, at Mr. Finn's Cabaret, at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden Street, Pittsfield. (more...)

MIT Musical Theatre Guild to Stage THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE This SeptMIT Musical Theatre Guild to Stage THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE This Sept
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2015

The MIT Musical Theatre Guild presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE withMusic & Lyrics by William Finn,Book by Rachel Sheinkin,Conceived by Rebecca Feldman. The show runsSeptember 4-5, 10-12, 17-19 at 8 PM and September 6 at 2 PM in the Kresge Little Theater. (more...)

CLUE AT 54 & More Set for Late Night at 54 Below Next WeekCLUE AT 54 & More Set for Late Night at 54 Below Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2015

Craving a show after the show?54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, is expanding its popular late-night series with fresh faces and hot new performances to keep the party buzzing into the wee hours.Topurchase tickets or for more information, visitwww.54Below.comor call(646) 476-3551.54 BELOWwelcomes you to loosen your tie and embrace the night at its upcoming event: (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Abigail Shapiro on YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN at 54 Below!BWW Exclusive: Abigail Shapiro on YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN at 54 Below!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

On September 2nd and 3rd, You're A Good Man Charlie Brown The Musical, is coming to 54 BELOW. But this isn't your usual production of the show. This concert version of the musical will have a cast of kids, (12-13 years old) which is different from past productions of the show, since it is usually performed with a cast of adults playing children. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Bucks County PlayhouseSTAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Bucks County Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Aug 24, 2015

Bucks County Playhouse presents the uproarious Tony Award-winning musical THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE.BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in rehearsal below! (more...)

Runway Theatre to Present FALSETTOSRunway Theatre to Present FALSETTOS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2015

Runway Theatre presents Falsettos this September.Falsettos runs at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $25 for adults and $22 for students and seniors. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit runwaytheatre.com or call the box office at 817.488.4842. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of ENGAGEMENTS at Barrington Stage CompanyPhoto Coverage: Inside Opening Night of ENGAGEMENTS at Barrington Stage Company
by Stephen Sorokoff - Aug 20, 2015

Last night Barrington Stage Company presented the World Premiere of Engagements by Lucy Teitler and BroadwayWorldwas there.Directed byLouisa Proske(BSC debut),Engagementsstars (in their BSC debuts)Amanda Quaid(Irish Rep'sThe Weir) as Lauren,Kate Loprest(First Date) as Allison,Adam Gerber(George Street PlayhouseThe Whipping Man) as Ryan,Phoebe Strole(Spring Awakening) as Catherine, andRobert David Grant(Yale RepHamlet) as Mark. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: CUTTING-EDGE COMPOSERS CORNER- Ryann Redmond Sings  Carmel Dean and Jenny Stafford's 'I Love You, New York'BWW TV Exclusive: CUTTING-EDGE COMPOSERS CORNER- Ryann Redmond Sings Carmel Dean and Jenny Stafford's 'I Love You, New York'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 14, 2015

We're thrilled to present a brand new song by Carmel Dean and Jenny Stafford! 'I LOVE YOU is a song about the love/hate relationship every New Yorker has with their city'. Here is If/Then's Ryann Redmond singing it at our concert at 54 Below. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 8/14/2015 - FringeNYC Kicks Off and More!WAKE UP with BWW 8/14/2015 - FringeNYC Kicks Off and More!
by Jessica Khan - Aug 14, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? This weekend's big news: FringeNYC kicks off today, William Finn's new song cycle debuts in MA, queen 'PRISCILLA' heads out on tour in the UK and more! (more...)

William Finn & Deborah Abramson's YOU'RE STANDING IN MY WAY Premieres Tonight at Barrington Stage CompanyWilliam Finn & Deborah Abramson's YOU'RE STANDING IN MY WAY Premieres Tonight at Barrington Stage Company
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2015

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Managing Director Tristan Wilson, will present the premiere of You're Standing in My Way: A New Song Cycle by William Finn and Deborah Abramson, from tonight, August 14, through August17 at Mr. Finn's Cabaret, located on the lower level of the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden Street, Pittsfield. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sally Wilfert Sings 'I Love My Voice' From Barrington's YOU'RE STANDING IN MY WAYSTAGE TUBE: Sally Wilfert Sings 'I Love My Voice' From Barrington's YOU'RE STANDING IN MY WAY
by Stage Tube - Aug 14, 2015

Barrington Stage Company(BSC), the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA, under the leadership of Artistic DirectorJulianne Boydand Managing DirectorTristan Wilson, will present the premiere of You're Standing in My Way: A New Song Cycle byWilliam FinnandDeborah Abramson, from August 14-17 at Mr. Finn's Cabaret, located on the lower level of the Sydelle andLee BlattPerforming Arts Center, 36 Linden Street, Pittsfield. In the video below,Sally Wilfert is singing a song from the songwriting team of Deborah Abramson and two time Tony Award winner William Finn. Check it out! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of HIS GIRL FRIDAY at Barrington Stage CompanyPhoto Coverage: Inside Opening Night of HIS GIRL FRIDAY at Barrington Stage Company
by Stephen Sorokoff - Aug 13, 2015

Opening Night of the American screwball comedy His Girl Friday, John Guare's adaptation of Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur's original play The Front Page and the screen version of His Girl Friday took place at Barrington Stage Co. and Broadwayworld's Stephen Sorokoff was there. Julianned Boyd artistic director of BSC was the director. (more...)

William Finn & Deborah Abramson's YOU'RE STANDING IN MY WAY Will Premiere at Barrington Stage CompanyWilliam Finn & Deborah Abramson's YOU'RE STANDING IN MY WAY Will Premiere at Barrington Stage Company
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2015

Barrington Stage Company(BSC), the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA, under the leadership of Artistic DirectorJulianne Boydand Managing DirectorTristan Wilson, will present the premiere ofYou're Standing in My Way: A New Song CyclebyWilliam FinnandDeborah Abramson, from August 14-17 at Mr. Finn's Cabaret, located on the lower level of the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden Street, Pittsfield. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Monomoy's SPELLING BEE Spells Success!BWW Reviews: Monomoy's SPELLING BEE Spells Success!
by Kristen Morale - Aug 10, 2015

What would happen if one were to switch the first few letters of "amazing" to form a new, exciting word that only certain minds could quickly figure out? Actually, who cares! As long as each of you knows the word's definition and what it implies, there can only be synonyms of the word used to describe Monomoy Theatre's current production of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Having never before seen a production of this rather well-known comedy of a musical, letting Monomoy give me a very impressive and lasting first impression was a wonderful was an absolute privilege; I didn't expect anything less from the group, as the amount of talent on stage makes every play and musical performed wonderful, to say the least. Spelling Bee is really something quite special, as such a simple idea for a plot is taken and transformed, through music and rather peculiar characters, into something that will keep audiences laughing for an evening; it is a production that will not have anyone spelling "regret." (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Bucks County PlayhousePhoto Flash: In Rehearsal for THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Bucks County Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2015

Bucks County Playhousepresents the uproarious Tony Award-winning musical THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE. The company began theirrigorous two-week rehearsal schedule this week in preparation for their Bucks County Playhouse stage debut August 14th. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in rehearsal below! (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 119   

BROADWAYWORLD TV

Save $$$ on Tickets to: