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MEN ARE FROM MARS Premieres at San Angelo Pac MEN ARE FROM MARS Premieres at San Angelo Pac
by BWW News Desk on July 21, 2017 in San Antonio

The Off-Broadway hit comedy Men Are From Mars - Women Are From Venus LIVE!, is a one-man fusion of theatre and stand-up, and is a light-hearted theatrical comedy based on the New York Times #1 best-selling book of the last decade by John Gray. Moving swiftly through a series of vignettes, the show covers everything from dating and marriage to the bedroom. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 21, 2017 in San Antonio

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 Newsies, Mamma Mia, and More! (more...)
BACKSTAGE AT OZ: A MUSICAL COMEDY to Play Woodlawn Pointe BACKSTAGE AT OZ: A MUSICAL COMEDY to Play Woodlawn Pointe
by BWW News Desk on July 20, 2017 in San Antonio

Backstage at Oz is a comedy musical that follows the backstage antics of a group of six actors and a director who are taking part in a stage production of The Wizard of Oz. (more...)
Jaston Williams to Bring CLEAR TO PARTLY CRAZY to The Classic Theatre Jaston Williams to Bring CLEAR TO PARTLY CRAZY to The Classic Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 18, 2017 in San Antonio

The Classic Theatre presents Clear to Partly Crazy by Jaston Williams, running July 27 - July 30, 2017. (more...)
BACKSTAGE AT OZ: A MUSICAL COMEDY to Play Woodlawn Pointe BACKSTAGE AT OZ: A MUSICAL COMEDY to Play Woodlawn Pointe
by BWW News Desk on July 18, 2017 in San Antonio

Backstage at Oz is a comedy musical that follows the backstage antics of a group of six actors and a director who are taking part in a stage production of The Wizard of Oz. (more...)
BWW Review: HAIRSPRAY Full of Talent and Entertainment at The Playhouse BWW Review: HAIRSPRAY Full of Talent and Entertainment at The Playhouse
by Kathy Strain on July 17, 2017 in San Antonio

The Playhouse in San Antonio opened its production of HAIRSPRAY to a nearly sold-out crowd on July 7, 2017. There was a lot of buzz about this production, especially about Director Omar Leos. It seemed that everyone had high hopes for this production as Leos prepared the cast. And as it turns out, there was no disappoint in this production of HAIRSPRAY. It is an audience favorite in general and it's obvious to see that The Playhouse delivered a topnotch production. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in San Antonio - Week of 7/16/2017 Now Playing Onstage in San Antonio - Week of 7/16/2017
by BWW on July 16, 2017 in San Antonio

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/16/2017 for San Antonio (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/14 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/14 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 14, 2017 in San Antonio

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 BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, PIPPIN, and more! (more...)
THE NATIONAL MONOLOGUE SLAM to Take Groundbreaking Acting Competition Around the U.S. THE NATIONAL MONOLOGUE SLAM to Take Groundbreaking Acting Competition Around the U.S.
by BWW News Desk on July 11, 2017 in San Antonio

The folks who gave you Manhattan Monologue Slam are going national with The National Monologue Slam, the latest creation from the minds of Philip and Robert Galinsky.  The brothers have been serving the acting community since 2003 with their groundbreaking monthly competition The Manhattan Monologue Slam, an opportunity for emerging actors to perform for industry professionals each and every month by providing a panel of judges consisting of agents, casting directors, producers and the like, offering valuable advice and critiques of the performers.    (more...)
BWW Previews:  Great Shows to Come at Woodlawn Theatre BWW Previews: Great Shows to Come at Woodlawn Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 11, 2017 in San Antonio

After an exciting first half to the 2017 season, Woodlawn Theatre in San Antonio will host an equally exciting line-up for its second half. Three productions will bow on the the Woodlawn stage including HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, and CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in San Antonio - Week of 7/09/2017 Now Playing Onstage in San Antonio - Week of 7/09/2017
by BWW on July 09, 2017 in San Antonio

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/09/2017 for San Antonio (more...)
The Classic Theatre Classic presents LORCA The Classic Theatre Classic presents LORCA
by BWW News Desk on July 07, 2017 in San Antonio

The Classic Theatre Classic Presents series introduces an original one-man show about the life and works of Spanish poet, playwright, and theatre director, Federico Garcia Lorca. (more...)
24th Annual Balcones Heights Jazz Festival Headed to San Antonio 24th Annual Balcones Heights Jazz Festival Headed to San Antonio
by BWW News Desk on July 07, 2017 in San Antonio

For over two decades, the Balcones Heights Jazz Festival has been a summer highlight captivating jazz aficionados from across Texas with a free stellar line-up of renowned jazz stars from across the country. This year's performance features a diverse line-up of headlining and special opening acts, new to the Jazz Festival. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/7 - BEAUTIFUL, LION KING, DISASTER, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/7 - BEAUTIFUL, LION KING, DISASTER, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 07, 2017 in San Antonio

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 BEAUTIFUL, THE LION KING, DISASTER, MY FAIR LADY, and more! (more...)
BWW Review: SHREK, THE MUSICAL - Entertains at the Woodlawn Theatre in San Antonio BWW Review: SHREK, THE MUSICAL - Entertains at the Woodlawn Theatre in San Antonio
by Kathy Strain on July 06, 2017 in San Antonio

As a not-so-typical boy meets girl love story, SHREK, THE MUSICAL is a great adaptation of the original Dreamworks animated movie. With a cast of characters including Pinocchio, the Three Little Pigs, Donkey and Lord Farquaad, this show is bound to entertain a variety of audiences. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in San Antonio - Week of 7/02/2017 Now Playing Onstage in San Antonio - Week of 7/02/2017
by BWW on July 02, 2017 in San Antonio

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/02/2017 for San Antonio (more...)
BWW Mini Blog: Woodlawn Theatre - The View From Fiona's Tower: Final Entry BWW Mini Blog: Woodlawn Theatre - The View From Fiona's Tower: Final Entry
by Kathy Strain on June 30, 2017 in San Antonio

It's opening night and that means that this is the last entry of 'The View From Fiona's Tower - Don't miss SHREK, THE MUSICAL as it plays from June 30-July 30, 2017 (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/29 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, RAGTIME, NEWSIES, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/29 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, RAGTIME, NEWSIES, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 30, 2017 in San Antonio

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 THE LITTLE MERMAID, RAGTIME, NEWSIES, and more! (more...)
BWW Mini Blog: Woodlawn Theatre - A View from Fiona's Tower: Entry 6 BWW Mini Blog: Woodlawn Theatre - A View from Fiona's Tower: Entry 6
by Kathy Strain on June 29, 2017 in San Antonio

Tomorrow is opening night of SHREK, THE MUSICAL playing at the Woodlawn Theatre. Check out this fun little blog as 'Fiona' prepares for opening night! (more...)
BURNING PATIENCE at The Classic Theatre Opens Next Thursday! BURNING PATIENCE at The Classic Theatre Opens Next Thursday!
by BWW News Desk on June 28, 2017 in San Antonio

The Classic Theatre presents Burning Patience by Jose Ruben De Leon, July 6 - July 16, 2017. (more...)
BWW Mini Blog: Woodlawn Theatre - The View from Fiona's Tower: Entry 5 BWW Mini Blog: Woodlawn Theatre - The View from Fiona's Tower: Entry 5
by Kathy Strain on June 27, 2017 in San Antonio

Costume time! Check out how much closer everyone is getting to opening night! (more...)
BWW Review: OH WHAT A NIGHT Proves it is Quite a Night in San Antonio BWW Review: OH WHAT A NIGHT Proves it is Quite a Night in San Antonio
by Kathy Strain on June 26, 2017 in San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas has a rich history especially that of the Alamo and many military bases that have existed over the years. But, along with its history, San Antonio also has a lot of talent that has been seen at many of the local theaters rich in history. One such theater is that of the Harlequin Theatre located on Ft. Sam Houston Military Base. (more...)
BWW Mini Blog: Woodlawn Theatre - The View From Fiona's Tower: Entry 4 BWW Mini Blog: Woodlawn Theatre - The View From Fiona's Tower: Entry 4
by Kathy Strain on June 26, 2017 in San Antonio

Yesterday was the big one: Tech Day. For those unfamiliar, that means we do a rough run of the show where we add technical elements like set changes or lighting, stopping and starting to adjust or solidify traffic patters, take a dinner break, and then run the show again from start to finish. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in San Antonio - Week of 6/25/2017 Now Playing Onstage in San Antonio - Week of 6/25/2017
by BWW on June 25, 2017 in San Antonio

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/25/2017 for San Antonio (more...)
BWW Mini Blog: Woodlawn Theatre - The View From Fiona's Tower: Entry 2 & 3 BWW Mini Blog: Woodlawn Theatre - The View From Fiona's Tower: Entry 2 & 3
by Kathy Strain on June 24, 2017 in San Antonio

Today was officially my favorite day. In addition to working with the Dragon for the first time and getting some seriously moving scene work done, we also added another vital piece to the show: the gas. (more...)