The Happy Time

Theatre
Signature Theatre [ARK Theatre] (Arlington, VA)
4200 Campbell Avenue
Arlington, VA 22206
Price
$45-$69
Social / Subscribe


Buy Tickets - Closed Show
Seating Chart
Grosses
CDS/Books/DVDs
Where to Eat

The Happy Time - 2008 Arlington, VA (Regional) Page 6


Blum, Friedman et al. Lead AFTER THE REVOLUTION at Playwrights Horizons, 10/21 - 11/9
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2010

Playwrights Horizons (Tim Sanford, Artistic Director; Leslie Marcus, Managing Director) has announced complete casting for the New York premiere of AFTER THE REVOLUTION, a new play by Amy Herzog (Missed Connections, 508 at Ars Nova, Hungry at EST). Directed by Carolyn Cantor (Essential Self-Defense at PH, Pumpgirl, Orange Water Flower), the production will begin previews Thursday, October 21 at 7:30 PM. With an Opening Night set for Tuesday, November 9 at 7PM, the limited engagement will play through Sunday, November 28 at Playwrights Horizons' Peter Jay Sharp Theater (416 West 42nd Street). AFTER THE REVOLUTION will be the second production of the theater company's 40th Anniversary Season. (more...)

Photo Coverage: 'If It Only Even Runs a Minute 3' at Le Poisson Rouge
by Monica Simoes - Sep 2, 2010

On Sunday, August 29, If It Only Even Runs A Minute 3 played Le Poisson Rouge. The concert was the third edition of an evening of rare and inspiring songs, anecdotes, and photos from Broadway musicals that may not have been fully appreciated the first time around. The evening features performances and stories from original cast members of several of the featured shows. BroadwayWorld was on hand and brings you photo coverage below. (more...)

Warren Carlyle Joins LIMELIGHT Musical Team
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2010

The La Jolla Playhouse will soon open a new musical about Charlie Chaplin entitled LIMELIGHT: THE STORY OF Charlie Chaplin. Now Warren Carlyle has joined the creative team as co-director with Michael Unger. Carlyle's past directing/choreographing credits include Broadway's FINIAN'S RAINBOW and A TALE OF TWO CITIES. The show will have its world premiere at the Mandell Weiss Theatre beginning September 7 and running through October 17. (more...)

Review - If It Only Even Runs A Minute 3: The World Belongs To The Young
by Ben Peltz - Sep 12, 2010

After reading far too many obituaries claiming, while not exactly mourning, the death of the Broadway musical, insisting that the art form can only be revived by injections of the kind of music that appeals to today's young audiences, I decided to take a night off from cabarets and piano bars a couple of Sundays ago to see what kind of songs were going to save the hallowed grounds of Gershwin, Porter and Rodgers. (more...)

NCTC Closes 'How Lucky Can You Get' 9/11
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2010

NCTC presents How Lucky Can You Get? Darlene Popovic sings Kander & Ebb. Directed by F. Allen Sawyer with Musical Direction by Joe Wicht. The show runs August 26 - September 11, 2010, Thursday through Saturday at 8pm in NCTC's Theatre 3. Opening Night/Press Night is on Friday, August 27th. All performances will take place at The New Conservatory Theatre Center, located at 25 Van Ness Ave. near Market St. in San Francisco, 94102. Tickets range from $20 - $28 and are available at the NCTC Box Office (415) 861 8972, or online at www.nctcsf.org. (more...)

Kander & Ebb's 'Flora The Red Menace' At Rising Action Theatre
by Beau Higgins - Oct 9, 2009

From Kander and Ebb, the composers of Cabaret, Chicago and New York, New York comes their first seldom seen collaboration; Flora the Red Menace. It starred a young Liza Minelli and earned her her first Tony Award for best actress at the age of 17 in 1965. (more...)

A Tribute to David Merrick at Town Hall
by Jena Tesse Fox - Oct 24, 2009

The Abominable Showman got his due in a rousing celebration at Town Hall last week. (more...)

AFTER THE REVOLUTION Begins Previews at Playwrights Horizons, 10/21
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2010

Playwrights Horizons (Tim Sanford, Artistic Director; Leslie Marcus, Managing Director) will begin previews for AFTER TE REVOLUTION on Thursday, October 21 at 7:30 PM. With an Opening Night set for November 10, the limited engagement will play through Sunday, November 28 at Playwrights Horizons' Peter Jay Sharp Theater (416 West 42nd Street). AFTER THE REVOLUTION will be the second production of the theater company's 40th Anniversary Season. (more...)

Photo Flash: Release of CHITA RIVERA AND NOW I SWING
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2009

The incomparable Chita Rivera releases a new solo studio album entitled And Now I Swing on October 13, 2009 from the newly-launched Yellow Sound Label. From classic theater songs to jazz standards, all tracks featured on this new album have received new arrangements recorded by New York's finest musicians, reimagining some of Chita's favorite tunes. (more...)

BWW Reviews: If It Only Even Runs a Minute 4
by Jena Tesse Fox - Oct 18, 2010

Fans of forgotten musicals should be flocking to this freshman concert series, which celebrates Broadway's hidden treasures. (more...)

Scott Kerns & Kevin Spirtas Star in Loaded at Theatre Row, 11/7 - 1/23
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2009

Loaded, a new play written by Elliot Ramón Potts, is set for a limited engagement from November 7, 2009 through January 23, 2010 at Theatre Row. Directed by Michael Unger, this production will have its Official Opening on Sunday, November 15 at 3:00PM. (more...)

Scott Kerns & Kevin Spirtas Star in Loaded at Theatre Row, 11/7 - 1/23
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2009

Loaded, a new play written by Elliot Ramón Potts, is set for a limited engagement from November 7, 2009 through January 23, 2010 at Theatre Row. Directed by Michael Unger, this production will have its Official Opening on Sunday, November 15 at 3:00PM. (more...)

Signature Theatre to Honor Tony Award Winner Angela Landsbury with Sondheim Award, April 2010
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2009

Eric Schaeffer, artistic director of the Tony Award®-winning Signature Theatre, today announced tha stage, screen, and television actress Angela Lansbury will receive the company's Stephen Sondheim Award. The award, established in honor of America's most influential contemporary musical theater writer and composer, will be presented to Ms. Lansbury on Monday, April 26, 2010, at a black-tie gala dinner in Washington, DC. The Sondheim Award Gala will benefit Signature Theatre's artistic, education, and community outreach programs. (more...)

ANNIE Extends At The Olney Theater Center Thru 1/9
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2010

Leapin' Lizards! Annie has been extended at Olney Theatre Center to Sunday, January 9. (more...)

Powers, Ryness et al. Lead DANGEROUS BEAUTY at Pasadena Playhouse in 2011
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2010

Pasadena Playhouse (Sheldon Epps, Artistic Director and Stephen Eich, Executive Director) announced principal casting for the new musical DANGEROUS BEAUTY by Jeannine Dominy (book), Amanda McBroom (lyrics) and Michele Brourman (music). Joining the principal cast, with previously announced lead actress Jenny Powers (Broadway's Grease) as Veronica Franco, are James Snyder (Drama League Award-nominee for Broadway's Crybaby) as Marco, Bryce Ryness (Drama Desk Award-nominee for Broadway's Tony Award-winning revival of Hair) as Maffio, Laila Robins (Broadway's Heartbreak House) as Paola, Michael Rupert (Tony and Drama Desk Awards for Sweet Charity) as Domenico, Megan McGinnis (Ovation Award-nominee for the Rubicon Theatre's Daddy Long Legs) as Beatrice, John Antony (Broadway's Passion) as Pietro and Morgan Weed (Second Stage Theatre's Next to Normal) as Giulia. Tony Award-nominee Sheryl Kaller directs the world premiere, which begins performances on February 1, 2011 with the official press opening on February 13, 2011 at Pasadena Playhouse (39 S. El Molino Avenue). (more...)

Tony Winner Sammy Williams Makes Cabaret Debut at the Gardenia
by Don Grigware - Nov 17, 2009

Sammy Williams made his theatrical cabaret debut at The Gardenia Friday and Saturday, November 13 and 14 with musical director Ron Snyder at the piano and under director Tom Pardoe's skilled hand. (more...)

Scott Kerns & Kevin Spirtas Star in Loaded at Theatre Row, Runs Through 1/23
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2009

Loaded, a new play written by Elliot Ramón Potts, is set for a limited engagement through January 23, 2010 at Theatre Row. Directed by Michael Unger, this production will have its Official Opening on Sunday, November 15 at 3:00PM. (more...)

The Ross Valley Players Takes A Bow And Celebrates Its 80th Anniversary 6/27
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2010

The Ross Valley Players takes a bow and celebrates its 80th Anniversary in June. The theater company has planned a special anniversary event Sunday, June 27, 2010 featuring buffet, wine and beverages, entertainment, raffle and silent auction. Tickets are available at $28.80 per person. (more...)

Signature Theatre Presents SYCAMORE TREES With Marc Kudisch & More, Opens 5/18
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2010

Signature Theatre, the current recipient of the Tony Award® for Regional Theatre, presents the world premiere musical Sycamore Trees by Ricky Ian Gordon, composer of the acclaimed opera The Grapes of Wrath and the OBIE Award-winning Orpheus and Euridice, as well as the musicals My Life with Albertine and Dream True. (more...)

Kudisch, Kuhn, et al Appear in Gordon's SYCAMORE TREES at Signature 5/18-6/13
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2010

Previews will begin today at Virginia's Signature Theatre for the world premiere musical Sycamore Trees written by Ricky Ian Gordon, the award-winning composer of the opera The Grapes of Wrath and the musicals Dream True and My Life with Albertine. A starry Broadway cast portrays Gordon's own family story - complete with a tough Bronx-born father and former 'Borscht Belt' singer/comedian mother - in a tale of two generations' struggles and triumphs in the decades from World War II through the 1990s. (more...)

TRTC Presents World Premiere of ORESTES, A TRAGIC ROMP, 3/23-4/11
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2010

Following a highly successful run at the Folger Theatre in Washington D.C., Two River Theater Co. is proud to present the world premiere of Orestes A Tragic Romp, Anne Washburn's razor sharp modern adaptation of the Greek tragedy by Euripides, directed by Two River Artistic Director Aaron Posner. (more...)

TRTC Presents World Premiere of ORESTES, A TRAGIC ROMP, 3/23-4/11
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2010

Following a highly successful run at the Folger Theatre in Washington D.C., Two River Theater Co. is proud to present the world premiere of Orestes A Tragic Romp, Anne Washburn's razor sharp modern adaptation of the Greek tragedy by Euripides, directed by Two River Artistic Director Aaron Posner. (more...)

BWW Reviews: SYCAMORE TREES Premieres at Signature Theatre
by Charles Shubow - Jun 8, 2010

It is always so exciting going to see a World Premiere of a musical. This happens often at the Signature Theatre thanks to the their 'American Musical Voices Project' (the largest single musical theater commissioning and producing initiative of any U.S. theater) sponsored by the Shen Family Foundation. (more...)

Tony Award-Winning Signature Theatre Announces Summer Events
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2010

This summer, the Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre features exciting performances ranging from its specialty, fully staged musicals with Ititle of show] and Chess, to its popular cabaret evenings of show tunes, jazz, blues, and rock. (more...)

The Ross Valley Players Takes A Bow And Celebrates Its 80th Anniversary 6/27
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2010

The Ross Valley Players takes a bow and celebrates its 80th Anniversary in June. The theater company has planned a special anniversary event Sunday, June 27, 2010 featuring buffet, wine and beverages, entertainment, raffle and silent auction. Tickets are available at $28.80 per person. (more...)

Tony Award-Winning Signature Theatre Announces Summer Events
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2010

This summer, the Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre features exciting performances ranging from its specialty, fully staged musicals with Ititle of show] and Chess, to its popular cabaret evenings of show tunes, jazz, blues, and rock. (more...)

BBC Radio 2 To Celebrate Kander and Ebb
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2010

BBC Radio 2 will celebrate John Kander and Fred Ebb in a Friday Night is Music Night program, The Stage reports. (more...)

Tony Award-Winning Signature Theatre Continues Summer Events
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2010

This summer, the Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre features exciting performances ranging from its specialty, fully staged musicals with Ititle of show] and Chess, to its popular cabaret evenings of show tunes, jazz, blues, and rock. (more...)

Gordon's SYCAMORE TREES at Signature Closes 6/13
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2010

Previews will begin today at Virginia's Signature Theatre for the world premiere musical Sycamore Trees written by Ricky Ian Gordon, the award-winning composer of the opera The Grapes of Wrath and the musicals Dream True and My Life with Albertine. A starry Broadway cast portrays Gordon's own family story - complete with a tough Bronx-born father and former 'Borscht Belt' singer/comedian mother - in a tale of two generations' struggles and triumphs in the decades from World War II through the 1990s. (more...)

Signature Theatre's SYCAMORE TREES With Marc Kudisch Closes 6/13
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2010

Signature Theatre, the current recipient of the Tony Award® for Regional Theatre, presents the world premiere musical Sycamore Trees by Ricky Ian Gordon, composer of the acclaimed opera The Grapes of Wrath and the OBIE Award-winning Orpheus and Euridice, as well as the musicals My Life with Albertine and Dream True. (more...)

BroadwayWorld.com's On This Day - January 18, 2010
by - Jan 18, 2010

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on January 18 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Signature Theatre Presents SWEENEY TODD, 2/9-4/4
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2010

The Tony Award®-winning Signature Theatre, nationally known for its interpretation of Stephen Sondheim musicals, celebrates its 20th anniversary season by presenting Sondheim's most popular musical SWEENEY TODD, directed by Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer. The new production runs in the 276-seat MAX Theater, February 9 through April 4, 2010. (more...)

Signature Theatre Presents SWEENEY TODD, 2/9-4/4
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2010

The Tony Award®-winning Signature Theatre, nationally known for its interpretation of Stephen Sondheim musicals, celebrates its 20th anniversary season by presenting Sondheim's most popular musical SWEENEY TODD, directed by Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer. The new production runs in the 276-seat MAX Theater, February 9 through April 4, 2010. (more...)

Tony Winner Michael Rupert Returns to LEGALLY BLONDE on Tour, 2/10; Land Departs
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2010

Tony Award-winning actor Michael Rupert, who originated the role of Professor Callahan on Broadway, will be reprising the role on the LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL tour. Ken Land, who has played the morally dubious lawyer since the tour launched in September 2008, has joined the Broadway revival of Promises, Promises. Rupert's first performance in Denver will be Wednesday, February 10, 2010. (more...)

Garber, Mazzie & Danieley Join Lansbury Tribute at Signature Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2010

Broadway stars Victor Garber, Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley, and Signature favorite Sherri L. Edelen will salute Angela Lansbury at the Signature Theatre's Sondheim Award Gala on April 12 at the Embassy of Italy. The beloved stage, screen, and television actress will be presented with the company's first Stephen Sondheim Award, established last year in honor of America's most influential contemporary musical theater writer and composer. (more...)

Tony Winner Michael Rupert Returns to LEGALLY BLONDE on Tour, 2/10; Land Departs
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2010

Tony Award-winning actor Michael Rupert, who originated the role of Professor Callahan on Broadway, will be reprising the role on the LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL tour. Ken Land, who has played the morally dubious lawyer since the tour launched in September 2008, has joined the Broadway revival of Promises, Promises. Rupert's first performance in Denver will be Wednesday, February 10, 2010. (more...)

McCarter Theater's A CHRISTMAS CAROL Plays Through 12/28
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2009

McCarter Theatre Center announces casting for 28th ANNUAL PRODUCTION OF CHARLES DICKENS'A CHRISTMAS CAROL.' Adapted by DAVID THOMPSON Directed by MICHAEL UNGER Featuring Lisa Altomare, Richard Gallagher, Karron Graves, Stephen James King, James Ludwig, Janet Metz, Ned Noyes, John O'Creagh, Anne O'Sullivan, Karen Pittman, Nikki E. Walker with renowned Irish Actor Dermot Crowley as Ebenezer Scrooge Previews begin Sunday, December 7, 2008 (more...)

Zeta-Jones, Peters & Signature Theater Honor Angela Lansbury with Stephen Sondheim Award, 4/12
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2009

On April 12, 2010, the Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre will honor beloved stage, screen, and television actress Angela Lansbury with the company's first Stephen Sondheim Award. (The celebration was originally scheduled to take place on April 26, 2010). The award, established last year in honor of America's most influential contemporary musical theater writer and composer, will be presented at a black-tie Gala Benefit at the Embassy of Italy. The 2010 Sondheim Award Gala is chaired by C. Daniel and Juliann Clemente; Honorary Hosts include actresses Catherine Zeta-Jones and Bernadette Peters, philanthropists Helen Henderson and Ted and Mary Jo Shen, and Congressman James Moran and LuAnn Bennett. The Sondheim Award Gala will benefit Signature Theatre's artistic, education, and community outreach programs. (more...)

La Jolla Announces Cast, Creative Team for LIMELIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2010

La Jolla Playhouse announces the cast of its world-premiere musical Limelight: The Story of Charlie Chaplin, music and lyrics by Christopher Curtis, book by Christopher Curtis and Thomas Meehan and directed by Michael Unger, running September 7 - October 17, 2010 (media night: Sunday, September 19 at 7:00 pm) in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

NCTC Presents 'How Lucky Can You Get' 8/26-9/11
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2010

NCTC presents How Lucky Can You Get? Darlene Popovic sings Kander & Ebb. Directed by F. Allen Sawyer with Musical Direction by Joe Wicht. The show runs August 26 - September 11, 2010, Thursday through Saturday at 8pm in NCTC's Theatre 3. Opening Night/Press Night is on Friday, August 27th. All performances will take place at The New Conservatory Theatre Center, located at 25 Van Ness Ave. near Market St. in San Francisco, 94102. Tickets range from $20 - $28 and are available at the NCTC Box Office (415) 861 8972, or online at www.nctcsf.org. (more...)

Rodriguez, Larsen, et al. Lead IF IT ONLY EVEN RUNS A MINUTE 3 Concert Tonight 8/29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2010

If It Only Even Runs A Minute 3 is the third edition of an evening of rare and inspiring songs, anecdotes, and photos from Broadway musicals that may not have been fully appreciated the first time around. The evening features performances and stories from original cast members of several of the featured shows. This is an essential concert for musical theatre nerds! (more...)

NCTC Presents 'How Lucky Can You Get' 8/26-9/11
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2010

NCTC presents How Lucky Can You Get? Darlene Popovic sings Kander & Ebb. Directed by F. Allen Sawyer with Musical Direction by Joe Wicht. The show runs August 26 - September 11, 2010, Thursday through Saturday at 8pm in NCTC's Theatre 3. Opening Night/Press Night is on Friday, August 27th. All performances will take place at The New Conservatory Theatre Center, located at 25 Van Ness Ave. near Market St. in San Francisco, 94102. Tickets range from $20 - $28 and are available at the NCTC Box Office (415) 861 8972, or online at www.nctcsf.org. (more...)

BroadwayWorld.com's On This Day - April 6, 2010
by - Apr 6, 2010

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on April 6 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Signature Theatre Closes the Curtain on SWEENEY TODD, 4/4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2010

The Tony Award®-winning Signature Theatre, nationally known for its interpretation of Stephen Sondheim musicals, celebrated its 20th anniversary season by presenting Sondheim's most popular musical SWEENEY TODD, directed by Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer. The production will end its run in the 276-seat MAX Theater, April 4, 2010. (more...)

Signature Theatre Presents SYCAMORE TREES With Marc Kudisch & More, Opens 5/18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2010

Signature Theatre, the current recipient of the Tony Award® for Regional Theatre, presents the world premiere musical Sycamore Trees by Ricky Ian Gordon, composer of the acclaimed opera The Grapes of Wrath and the OBIE Award-winning Orpheus and Euridice, as well as the musicals My Life with Albertine and Dream True. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sondheim Presents Lansbury With Award
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 14, 2010

Angela Lansbury, the great star of stage, film, and television, was honored April 12 with the first annual Stephen Sondheim Award, given by Virginia's Signature Theatre at a black-tie Gala Benefit at the Embassy of Italy. The Sondheim Award, established by Signature last year in the name of America's most influential contemporary musical theater writer and composer, was presented to the actress by Mr. Sondheim himself. (more...)

Angela Lansbury Presented With Signature's The Stephen Sondheim Award Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2010

Angela Lansbury, the great star of stage, film, and television, was honored tonight with the first annual Stephen Sondheim Award, given by Virginia's Signature Theatre at a black-tie Gala Benefit at the Embassy of Italy. (more...)

Zeta-Jones, Peters & Signature Theater Honor Angela Lansbury with Stephen Sondheim Award, 4/12
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2010

On April 12, 2010, the Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre will honor beloved stage, screen, and television actress Angela Lansbury with the company's first Stephen Sondheim Award. (The celebration was originally scheduled to take place on April 26, 2010). The award, established last year in honor of America's most influential contemporary musical theater writer and composer, will be presented at a black-tie Gala Benefit at the Embassy of Italy. The 2010 Sondheim Award Gala is chaired by C. Daniel and Juliann Clemente; Honorary Hosts include actresses Catherine Zeta-Jones and Bernadette Peters, philanthropists Helen Henderson and Ted and Mary Jo Shen, and Congressman James Moran and LuAnn Bennett. The Sondheim Award Gala will benefit Signature Theatre's artistic, education, and community outreach programs. (more...)

Angela Lansbury Honored With 'The Stephen Sondheim Award' From Virginia's Signature Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2010

Angela Lansbury, the great star of stage, film, and television, was honored tonight with the first Stephen Sondheim Award, given by Virginia's Signature Theatre at a black-tie Gala Benefit at the Embassy of Italy. The Sondheim Award, established by Signature last year in the name of America's most influential contemporary musical theater writer and composer, was presented to the actress by Mr. Sondheim himself. (more...)

TRTC Closes the Curtain on the World Premiere of ORESTES, A TRAGIC ROMP, 4/11
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2010

Following a highly successful run at the Folger Theatre in Washington D.C., Two River Theater Co. will close the curtain on the world premiere of Orestes A Tragic Romp, Anne Washburn's razor sharp modern adaptation of the Greek tragedy by Euripides, directed by Two River Artistic Director Aaron Posner on April 11th. (more...)

 1 … 3  4  5  6  7  8  9 … 13   


BROADWAYWORLD TV