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BWW Review: Another  Openin' Weekend at Transcendence Theatre, Wine Country Paradise, Sonoma Valley Inn and More! BWW Review: Another Openin' Weekend at Transcendence Theatre, Wine Country Paradise, Sonoma Valley Inn and More!
by Christina Mancuso on June 26, 2017 in Sacramento

With more than 900 wineries combined, Napa Valley and Sonoma County are truly a wine lover's paradise.  But more than wine, these regions offer the best of Northern California, including miles of Pacific coastline, towering redwoods, breathtaking views, luxury resorts and spas, world class restaurants, and over 50 state and regional parks, making it the perfect destination for any of your travel needs. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 25 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 25
by Audition Roundup on June 25, 2017 in Sacramento

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 25, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 25 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 25
by Audition Roundup on June 25, 2017 in Sacramento

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 25, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BAD JEWS Comes to Capital Stage Today BAD JEWS Comes to Capital Stage Today
by BWW News Desk on June 24, 2017 in Sacramento

Capital Stage presents Bad Jews by Joshua Harmon a  NY Times Critics Pick (2013). Amy Resnick, last seen at Capital Stage in August: Osage County, and Blackberry Winter will direct this Sacramento Premiere. Bad Jews will be the sixth and final production of Capital Stage's 2016-17 Season: Love + War, and will run from June 21-July 23, 2017 with a Press Opening today, June 24, 2017 at 8pm. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 23, 2017 in Sacramento

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, CHICAGO, and more! (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Jessica Grove and James Snyder in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Music Circus VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Jessica Grove and James Snyder in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Music Circus
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2017 in Sacramento

The 67th Music Circus season kicks off with a two-week run of Disney's beloved family classic musical Beauty and the Beast. Performances are now through Sunday, July 2 at the Wells Fargo Pavilion. BroadwayWorld has a first look at footage from the show below! (more...)
BWW Review: Transcendence Theatre's BROADWAY UNDER THE STARS Presents Another Stellar Openin' BWW Review: Transcendence Theatre's BROADWAY UNDER THE STARS Presents Another Stellar Openin'
by Christina Mancuso on June 22, 2017 in Sacramento

"Every day is a new beginning," wrote Artistic Director Amy Miller, who opened the production with passionate, inspiring words as Transcendence Theatre presented 'Another Openin' Another Show' at Jack London State Historic Park.  The incredibly talented and diverse cast comprised of Broadway and Hollywood stars gathered together on one stage to share their magical journey through gorgeous song and dance under the breathtaking canopy of moonlit skies. (more...)
Poway OnStage Named Nonprofit of the Year Poway OnStage Named Nonprofit of the Year
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2017 in Sacramento

On Wednesday, June 28, Poway OnStage will be honored as a "Nonprofit of the Year" at the second annual celebration of California Nonprofits Day at the State Capitol in Sacramento. (more...)
Jessica Grove and James Snyder Star in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Opening Tonight at Music Circus Jessica Grove and James Snyder Star in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Opening Tonight at Music Circus
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Sacramento

The 67th Music Circus season kicks off with a two-week run of Disney's beloved family classic musical Beauty and the Beast. Performances are tonight, June 20, through Sunday, July 2 at the Wells Fargo Pavilion. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18
by Audition Roundup on June 18, 2017 in Sacramento

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 18, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
PAINT IT! - The Apprentice Showcase Comes to Capital Stage PAINT IT! - The Apprentice Showcase Comes to Capital Stage
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2017 in Sacramento

 The world premiere of Bobbi Tran's Paint It!, a story of twenty-somethings sharing a New York apartment struggling with love, loss, jealousy, and the struggle to find their true selves. This production will be produced entirely by the 2016-2017 Apprentice Company. Kayla Menz will direct this turbulent portrait of young life. Paint It! is the 2016-2017 Apprentice Company's showcase and will run July 6-22, immediately following select performances of BAD JEWS at Capital Stage. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 16, 2017 in Sacramento

'BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS, and More! (more...)
Special Concert Event Coming to Sierra Repertory Theatre! Special Concert Event Coming to Sierra Repertory Theatre!
by BWW News Desk on June 14, 2017 in Sacramento

Join Sierra Rep for a very special concert, Sunday, June 25, 2017. Directed by SRT Artistic Director Scott Viets, this one of a kind show reunites many past and present SRT stars who are coming from all over the country to honor Dennis and Sara Jones as they prepare to retire from Sierra Rep after 38 years of leadership. This "not to be missed event" is a dream come true for all SRT fans. (more...)
Bandella To Perform At The Palms Playhouse Next Month Bandella To Perform At The Palms Playhouse Next Month
by BWW News Desk on June 14, 2017 in Sacramento

Not very many people have played guitar in outer space. Bandella, a folk group performing July 14 at The Palms Playhouse has not one, but two such guitarists. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at BAD JEWS at Capital Stage Photo Flash: First Look at BAD JEWS at Capital Stage
by BWW News Desk on June 13, 2017 in Sacramento

Capital Stage presents Bad Jews by Joshua Harmon a NY Times Critics Pick (2013). Amy Resnick, last seen at Capital Stage in August: Osage County, and Blackberry Winter will direct this Sacramento Premiere. (more...)
Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Sierra Stages' CHICAGO, Coming to the Nevada Theatre Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Sierra Stages' CHICAGO, Coming to the Nevada Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2017 in Sacramento

This summer, Sierra Stages brings the excitement of the hit musical 'Chicago' to Nevada City with an all-local Nevada County production playing from July 13 through August 5 at the historic Nevada Theatre. Set amidst the razzle-dazzle decadence of the 1920s, 'Chicago' tells the story of Roxie Hart, a chorus girl who murders her lover. Desperate to avoid a conviction, Roxie dupes the public, the media and her rival cellmate, Velma Kelly, by hiring Chicago's slickest criminal lawyer, Billy Flynn, to transform her crime into a barrage of sensational headlines. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the company in costume! (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 11 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 11
by Audition Roundup on June 11, 2017 in Sacramento

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 11, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Begins 6/20 at Music Circus Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Begins 6/20 at Music Circus
by BWW News Desk on June 09, 2017 in Sacramento

The 67th Music Circus season kicks off with a two-week run of Disney's beloved family classic musical Beauty and the Beast. Performances are Tuesday, June 20 through Sunday, July 2 at the Wells Fargo Pavilion. (more...)
Guest Blog: Transcendence Theatre Company's Broadway Under The Stars! Guest Blog: Transcendence Theatre Company's Broadway Under The Stars!
by BWW News Desk on June 09, 2017 in Sacramento

Summer in Sonoma Valley has arrived, and here at Transcendence Theatre Company that means we are gearing up for our sixth season of Broadway Under the Stars! (more...)
Trina Robbins, First Woman to Draw Wonder Woman, Selected for Wizard World Hall of Legends Trina Robbins, First Woman to Draw Wonder Woman, Selected for Wizard World Hall of Legends
by BWW News Desk on June 08, 2017 in Sacramento

Trina Robbins, who famously became the first woman to draw the Wonder Woman character more than 30 years ago, and whose work in underground and mainstream comics goes back to the 1960s, was today named the second honoree in the Wizard World Hall of Legends, a new initiative to celebrate the artists, writers and insiders who have built the industry and those continue the traditions. Robbins will receive the award at a ceremony at Wizard World Comic Con Sacramento on Friday, June 16 at the Sacramento Convention Center. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 09, 2017 in Sacramento

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, BEAUTIFUL and More! (more...)
PAINT IT!: The Apprentice Showcase Opens at Capital Stage PAINT IT!: The Apprentice Showcase Opens at Capital Stage
by BWW News Desk on June 06, 2017 in Sacramento

The world premiere of Bobbi Tran's Paint It!, a story of twenty-somethings sharing a New York apartment struggling with love, loss, jealousy, and the struggle to find their true selves. This production will be produced entirely by the 2016-2017 Apprentice Company. Kayla Menz will direct this turbulent portrait of young life. Paint It! is the 2016-2017 Apprentice Company's showcase and will run July 10-24. Press opening will be June 10. (more...)
Jessica Grove, Jennifer Cody, Jason Graae, Zonya Love and More Complete 2017 Music Circus Season Casting Jessica Grove, Jennifer Cody, Jason Graae, Zonya Love and More Complete 2017 Music Circus Season Casting
by BWW News Desk on June 06, 2017 in Sacramento

After auditioning performers in New York City, Los Angeles and Sacramento, California Musical Theatre has confirmed casting for all five shows in the 67th Music Circus season. The cast is loaded with Broadway veterans-some of whom are making their Music Circus debuts-Tony Award nominees, and audience favorites from previous Music Circus productions. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 4 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 4
by Audition Roundup on June 04, 2017 in Sacramento

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 4, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Mendocino Theatre Company Presents THE FLICK Mendocino Theatre Company Presents THE FLICK
by BWW News Desk on June 02, 2017 in Sacramento

The Mendocino Theatre Company continues the celebration of its 40th anniversary by bringing Annie Baker's Pulitzer Prize-winning play The Flick to the stage in a special regional premiere, opening June 8th. (more...)