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A Walk in the Woods is a 1988 play by Lee Blessing. It depicts the developing relationship between two arms limitation negotiators, one Russian and one American, over a year of negotiation. The play was nominated for both a Tony award and a Pulitzer Prize.



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La Jolla Playhouse Announces 2011/12 Resident Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse is proud to announce its 2011/12 season resident theatre company: Eveoke Dance Theatre. (more...)

Sugar Valley Theatricals Presents MUNCHED, 11/6-22
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2011

MUNCHED was produced in 2009 in Los Angeles by Buzzworks Theater Company where it won the LA Drama Critics Circle award, The LA WEEKLY award and the McDonald Award for Playwriting excellence. The East coast premier of MUNCHED will be directed by Petronia Paley (Multiple AUDELCO award winner and legendary soap opera veteran. (more...)

Tonya Pinkins, Cherise Boothe, et al. Open La Jolla's MILK LIKE SUGAR, 9/6
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse presents the world premiere of Milk Like Sugar, by Kirsten Greenidge, directed by Rebecca Taichman (Playhouse's Sleeping Beauty Wakes), running August 30 - September 25 in the Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre (media night: Wednesday, September 6 at 7:30 pm) Milk Like Sugar is a co-commission with Theatre Masters, produced in association with Playwrights Horizons and The Women's Project. Tickets are available by calling the Box Office: (858) 550-1010 or online at LaJollaPlayhouse.org. (more...)

Profiles Theatre Announces Schedule Changes for Behanding in Spokane
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2011

Profiles Theatre announces new dates for the run of A Behanding in Spokane by Martin McDonagh, directed by Steppenwolf ensemble member Rick Snyder. (more...)

MUNCHED to Play the Manhattan Theatre Source, 11/6-22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2011

Sugar Valley Theatricals , in association with Isaac H. Suggs, Jr. is pleased to announce its production of MUNCHED by Kim Porter, a groundbreaking play dealing with Munchhausen Syndrome by Proxy and a young woman's reluctant search for the gory details of life with her mother. (more...)

Photo Flash: Tricycle Theatre Presents A WALK IN THE WOODS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2011

Nicolas Kent will direct A Walk in the Woods by Lee Blessing, with Steven Crossley (Andrey Botvinnik) and Myriam Cyr (Joan Honeyman) reprising their roles from the Northern Stage, Vermont production. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Will Premiere HANDS ON A HARDBODY, Spring 2012
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse announces its first production of the 2012/13 season: the world-premiere musical Hands on a Hardbody, written by Pulitzer Prize winner and La Jolla Playhouse 2011 Gala Honoree Doug Wright (I Am My Own Wife), Amanda Green (Bring It On: The Musical) and Trey Anastasio of the popular band Phish, with direction by Neil Pepe (Speed-the-Plow) and choreography by Benjamin Millepied (Black Swan), running April 27 - June 10, 2012 in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Announces HANDS ON A HARDBODY, 4/27-6/10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse announces its first production of the 2012/13 season: the world-premiere musical HANDS ON A HARDBODY, written by Pulitzer Prize winner and La Jolla Playhouse 2011 Gala Honoree Doug Wright (I AM MY OWN WIFE), Amanda Green (BRING IT ON: THE MUSICAL) and Trey Anastasio of the popular band Phish, with direction by Neil Pepe (SPEED-THE-PLOW) and choreography by Benjamin Millepied ('Black Swan'), running April 27 - June 10, 2012 in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

Nicolas Kent To Direct A WALK IN THE WOODS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2011

Nicolas Kent will direct A Walk in the Woods by Lee Blessing, with Steven Crossley (Andrey Botvinnik) and Myriam Cyr (Joan Honeyman) reprising their roles from the Northern Stage, Vermont production. (more...)

Sugar Valley Theatricals Presents MUNCHED, 11/6-22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2011

MUNCHED was produced in 2009 in Los Angeles by Buzzworks Theater Company where it won the LA Drama Critics Circle award, The LA WEEKLY award and the McDonald Award for Playwriting excellence. The East coast premier of MUNCHED will be directed by Petronia Paley (Multiple AUDELCO award winner and legendary soap opera veteran. (more...)

MUNCHED to Play the Manhattan Theatre Source, 11/6-22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2011

Sugar Valley Theatricals , in association with Isaac H. Suggs, Jr. is pleased to announce its production of MUNCHED by Kim Porter, a groundbreaking play dealing with Munchhausen Syndrome by Proxy and a young woman's reluctant search for the gory details of life with her mother. (more...)

TimeLine Theatre Extends The Pitmen Painters Thru 12/18
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2011

TimeLine Theatre Company has announced a two-week extension of its hit Chicago premiere of The Pitmen Painters by Lee Hall, inspired by a book by William Feaver, directed by Northlight Theatre Artistic Director BJ Jones. (more...)

Route 66 Presents GOLDFISH Reading, 11/29; Announces Holiday Party, 12/8
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2011

TOMORROW NIGHT AT 7:30PM Route 66 Theatre Company presents A reading of a beautiful new play with two of Chicago's finest actors. FRANCIS GUINAN and JANET ULRICH BROOKS perform in GOLDFISH by John Kolvenbach and Directed by Route 66 Artistic Associate Damon Kiely with Kelly Wilson and James Victor Kuligoski. (more...)

Sugar Valley Theatricals Presents MUNCHED, 11/6-22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2011

MUNCHED was produced in 2009 in Los Angeles by Buzzworks Theater Company where it won the LA Drama Critics Circle award, The LA WEEKLY award and the McDonald Award for Playwriting excellence. The East coast premier of MUNCHED will be directed by Petronia Paley (Multiple AUDELCO award winner and legendary soap opera veteran. (more...)

MUNCHED to Play the Manhattan Theatre Source, 11/6-22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2011

Sugar Valley Theatricals , in association with Isaac H. Suggs, Jr. is pleased to announce its production of MUNCHED by Kim Porter, a groundbreaking play dealing with Munchhausen Syndrome by Proxy and a young woman's reluctant search for the gory details of life with her mother. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Adds GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS and AN ILIAD to 2012/13 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse announces two more productions for its 2012/13 season: An Iliad, a one-man adaptation of Homer's classic tale, adapted by Lisa Peterson (Surf Report, Be Aggressive) and Denis O'Hare (Take Me Out), from a translation by Robert Fagles, directed by Lisa Peterson. The production will run June 19 - July 15, 2012 in the Mandell Weiss Forum. The Playhouse will also present David Mamet's Pulitzer Prize-winning Glengarry Glen Ross, directed by Playhouse Artistic Director Christopher Ashley, running February 2 - March 3, 2013 in the Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre. (more...)

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Replaces FINDING NEVERLAND at La Jolla this Fall; Is Broadway Next?
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse has announced that the acclaimed Stratford Shakespeare Festival production of the musical Jesus Christ Superstar, lyrics by Tim Rice, music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, directed by Playhouse Director Emeritus and Stratford Shakespeare Festival Artistic Director Des McAnuff, will replace the previously-announced musical Finding Neverland. This thrilling revival will run in the Mandell Weiss Theatre November 18 - December 31, 2011. (more...)

Cast and Creative Announced for La Jolla's West Coast Premiere BLOOD AND GIFTS, 6/12-7/8
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2012

La Jolla Playhouse has announced the cast and creative team for its upcoming production of Blood and Gifts, by J.T. Rogers, directed by Lucie Tiberghien, running in the Mandell Weiss Forum June 12 - July 8. (more...)

Steven Sater & Duncan Sheik's THE NIGHTINGALE to Play La Jolla Playhouse in July
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2012

La Jolla Playhouse just announced that The Nightingale, by the creative team behind the Tony Award-winning musical Spring Awakening: Steven Sater (book and lyrics) and Duncan Sheik (music), directed by Tony Award nominee Moises Kaufman (33 Variations), will be part of the Playhouse's 2012/2013 season. Running in the Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre July 10 - August 5, 2012, The Nightingale will be presented as part of the Playhouse's acclaimed Page To Stage Play Development Program. (more...)

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents Jane Austen's EMMA 2/17-3/3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2012

Pioneer Theatre Company will present the stage adaptation of the Jane Austen novel Emma, February 17 through March 3, 2012. (more...)

Lesley Heller Workshop Presents 'Jade Townsend: Leviathan' & 'Inside, Outside - Outside In' Galleries, 4/22-5/25
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2012

On April 22 - May 25, 2012 (Opening Reception: Sunday, April 22, 6-8 pm) Lesley Heller Workshop will present Gallery 1: Jade Townsend: Leviathan and Gallery 2: Inside, Outside - Outside In Dawn Clements, Theresa Ganz, Bjorn Meyer-Ebrecht, Fran Siegel. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Announces 'Without Walls' Festival
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2012

La Jolla Playhouse has announced that its acclaimed production of Moving Arts' The Car Plays: San Diego has been extended due to popular demand. The Car Plays: San Diego will now run two additional dates: Saturday, March 10 and Sunday, March 11, with performances at 3:00 pm, 4:30 pm, 7:00 pm and 8:30 pm each day. Tickets are $25 and are available online at LaJollaPlayhouse.org or by calling (858) 550-1010. (more...)

Amphibian Stage Productions Presents A Staged Reading of Two Rooms 1/30
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2012

Amphibian Stage Productions is set to present a staged reading of Lee Blessing's drama, Two Rooms. Illana Stein directs the first 'Phibs at The Modern' reading of 2012 on January 30 at 7 PM. (more...)

Amphibian Stage Productions Presents A Staged Reading of Two Rooms 1/30
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2012

Amphibian Stage Productions is set to present a staged reading of Lee Blessing's drama, Two Rooms. Illana Stein directs the first 'Phibs at The Modern' reading of 2012 on January 30 at 7 PM. (more...)

A Body of Water Opens at Aurora Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2012

Aurora Theatre invites you to curl up with the psychological drama A Body of Water, by nationally renowned playwright and Pulitzer Prize nominee Lee Blessing, running January 19 - February 12, 2012. (more...)

Stages Theatre Co Sets 2012-13 Season, Begins With DUCK FOR PRESIDENT
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2012

The 2012-13 season at Stages Theatre Company (STC) features eight productions for children and young adults, with the selected titles evoking imagination and inspiration. (more...)

COBB Opens At Lonny Chapman Theatre 2/17-4/7
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2012

The Group Rep will present Lee Blessing's COBB, directed by Gregg T. Daniel, produced by Richard Alan Woody. (more...)

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents Jane Austen's EMMA 2/17-3/3
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2012

Pioneer Theatre Company will present the stage adaptation of the Jane Austen novel Emma, February 17 through March 3, 2012. (more...)

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents Jane Austen's EMMA 2/17-3/3
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2012

Pioneer Theatre Company will present the stage adaptation of the Jane Austen novel Emma, February 17 through March 3, 2012. (more...)

COBB Opens At Lonny Chapman Theatre 2/17-4/7
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2012

The Group Rep will present Lee Blessing's COBB, directed by Gregg T. Daniel, produced by Richard Alan Woody. (more...)

Photo Flash: Tricycle's THE BOMB- A Partial History
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2012

Nathalie Armin, Paul Bhattacharjee, Simon Chandler, Michael Cochrane, Tariq Jordan, Belinda Lang, Shereen Martin, Daniel Rabin, Simon Rouse, Rick Warden and David Yip comprise the cast for THE BOMB - a partial history. (more...)

A Body of Water Closes at Aurora Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2012

Aurora Theatre invites you to curl up with the psychological drama A Body of Water, by nationally renowned playwright and Pulitzer Prize nominee Lee Blessing, running through February 12, 2012. (more...)

Tom Hewitt to Remain in JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR for Broadway Run?
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2011

Earlier this week, La Jolla Playhouse announced a casting update for its current presentation of the acclaimed Stratford Shakespeare Festival production of Jesus Christ Superstar, lyrics by Tim Rice, music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, directed by Playhouse Director Emeritus and Stratford Shakespeare Festival Artistic Director Des McAnuff. Beginning Wednesday, December 7, Broadway veteran Tom Hewitt (Playhouse's Zhivago and Dracula: The Musical) will perform the role of Pontius Pilate for a limited engagement at the Playhouse. Whether Hewitt will remain in the production through the Broadway transfer remains unknown, but Stratford Shakespeare Festival has released the following statement: (more...)

Tom Hewitt Joins Cast of La Jolla Playhouse's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR as Pilate
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse announced a casting update for its current presentation of the acclaimed Stratford Shakespeare Festival production of Jesus Christ Superstar, lyrics by Tim Rice, music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, directed by Playhouse Director Emeritus and Stratford Shakespeare Festival Artistic Director Des McAnuff. Beginning Wednesday, December 7, Broadway veteran Tom Hewitt (Playhouse's Zhivago and Dracula: The Musical) will perform the role of Pontius Pilate for a limited engagement at the Playhouse. (more...)

Profiles Theatre Announces Schedule Changes for Behanding in Spokane
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2011

Profiles Theatre announces new dates for the run of A Behanding in Spokane by Martin McDonagh, directed by Steppenwolf ensemble member Rick Snyder. (more...)

A Body of Water Opens at Aurora Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2011

Aurora Theatre invites you to curl up with the psychological drama A Body of Water, by nationally renowned playwright and Pulitzer Prize nominee Lee Blessing, running January 19 - February 12, 2012. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR on Broadway; Tom Hewitt is Pontius Pilate
by BWW - Dec 22, 2011

The full Broadway cast has been announced for The Stratford Shakespeare Festival's hit production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, directed by the Stratford Shakespeare Festival's Artistic Director Des McAnuff which will open March 22, 2012 (previews begin March 1) at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52nd Street). (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Announces Cast for AMERICAN NIGHT: THE BALLAD OF JUAN JOSE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse has announced the cast and creative team for its production of American Night: The Ballad of Juan Jose, written by Richard Montoya (Zorro in Hell) for Culture Clash, developed by Culture Clash and Jo Bonney (The Seven, Adoration of the Old Woman), directed by Jo Bonney. A co-production with Center Theatre Group and originally commissioned and produced by the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, American Night: The Ballad of Juan Jose will run January 27 - February 26, 2012 in the Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre. (more...)

TimeLine Theatre Extends The Pitmen Painters Thru 12/18
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2011

TimeLine Theatre Company has announced a two-week extension of its hit Chicago premiere of The Pitmen Painters by Lee Hall, inspired by a book by William Feaver, directed by Northlight Theatre Artistic Director BJ Jones. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Tonya Pinkins, Cherise Boothe, et al. in La Jolla's MILK LIKE SUGAR
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse presents the world premiere of Milk Like Sugar, by Kirsten Greenidge, directed by Rebecca Taichman (Playhouse's Sleeping Beauty Wakes), running August 30 - September 25 in the Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre (media night: Wednesday, September 6 at 7:30 pm) Milk Like Sugar is a co-commission with Theatre Masters, produced in association with Playwrights Horizons and The Women's Project. Tickets are available by calling the Box Office: (858) 550-1010 or online at LaJollaPlayhouse.org. (more...)

La Jolla's SLEEPING BEAUTY WAKES Closes 8/28
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse's Sleeping Beauty Wakes, book by Tony Award-winning librettist Rachel Sheinkin (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee), with a score by composer Brendan Milburn and lyricist Valerie Vigoda, both of the acclaimed trio GrooveLily (Striking 12, Long Story Short), and directed by Rebecca Taichman, will close on August 28. (more...)

TimeLine Theatre Announces 2011-12 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2011

TimeLine Theatre Company, named the nation's theater 'Company of the Year' for 2010 by Terry Teachout in The Wall Street Journal and 'one of the Chicago theater's most impressive growth stories' by Chris Jones in the Chicago Tribune, announces its four-play 2011-12 season (more...)

Photo Flash: TimeLine Theatre Co. Presents A WALK IN THE WOODS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2011

TimeLine Theatre Company starts the most ambitious season in its 15-year history with two productions presented at two locations, opening within three weeks of each other. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Announces SLEEPING BEAUTY WAKES, 7/19-8/21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse announces the sixth and final production in its 2011/12 season: a new adaptation of Sleeping Beauty Wakes, book by Rachel Sheinkin (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee), with a score by composer Brendan Milburn and lyricist Valerie Vigoda, both of the acclaimed trio GrooveLily (Striking 12, Long Story Short), directed by Rebecca Taichman, who will also direct the Playhouse's 2011/12 world premiere of Milk Like Sugar. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Presents SLEEPING BEAUTY WAKES July 19- Aug 21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse presents a new adaptation of Sleeping Beauty Wakes, book by Tony Award-winning librettist Rachel Sheinkin (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee), with a score by composer Brendan Milburn and lyricist Valerie Vigoda, both of the acclaimed trio GrooveLily (Striking 12, Long Story Short), and directed by Rebecca Taichman, who will also direct the Playhouse's 2011/12 world premiere of Milk Like Sugar. (more...)

COBB Opens At Lonny Chapman Theatre 2/17-4/7
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2012

The Group Rep will present Lee Blessing's COBB, directed by Gregg T. Daniel, produced by Richard Alan Woody. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Premieres HANDS ON A HARDBODY, Now thru 6/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2012

La Jolla Playhouse announces its first production of the 2012/13 season: the world-premiere musical Hands on a Hardbody, written by Pulitzer Prize winner and La Jolla Playhouse 2011 Gala Honoree Doug Wright (I Am My Own Wife), Amanda Green (Bring It On: The Musical) and Trey Anastasio of the popular band Phish, with direction by Neil Pepe (Speed-the-Plow) and choreography by Benjamin Millepied (BLACK SWAN), running tonight, April 27 through June 10, 2012 in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Announces HANDS ON A HARDBODY, 4/27-6/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2012

La Jolla Playhouse announces its first production of the 2012/13 season: the world-premiere musical HANDS ON A HARDBODY, written by Pulitzer Prize winner and La Jolla Playhouse 2011 Gala Honoree Doug Wright (I AM MY OWN WIFE), Amanda Green (BRING IT ON: THE MUSICAL) and Trey Anastasio of the popular band Phish, with direction by Neil Pepe (SPEED-THE-PLOW) and choreography by Benjamin Millepied ('Black Swan'), running April 27 - June 10, 2012 in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

Stages Theatre Co Sets 2012-13 Season, Begins With DUCK FOR PRESIDENT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2012

The 2012-13 season at Stages Theatre Company (STC) features eight productions for children and young adults, with the selected titles evoking imagination and inspiration. (more...)

Lesley Heller Workshop Presents Jade Townsend's LEVIATHAN & INSIDE, OUTSIDE - OUTSIDE IN, 4/22-5/25
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2012

On April 22 - May 25, 2012 (Opening Reception: Sunday, April 22, 6-8 pm) Lesley Heller Workshop will present Gallery 1: Jade Townsend: Leviathan and Gallery 2: Inside, Outside - Outside In Dawn Clements, Theresa Ganz, Bjorn Meyer-Ebrecht, Fran Siegel. (more...)

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