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BWW Reviews: Book Passage on Big-hearted 'Big River'BWW Reviews: Book Passage on Big-hearted 'Big River'
by Nancy Grossman - Sep 6, 2011

The Lyric Stage Company of Boston makes a big splash with the Tony Award-winning musical adaptation of 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,' the stories of an adventure-seeking boy and a runaway slave as they journey down the mighty Mississippi River. (more...)

New Rep Opens Its 28th Season With RENT, Opens 9/6New Rep Opens Its 28th Season With RENT, Opens 9/6
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2011

New Repertory Theatre, in residence at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, is thrilled to begin its 2011-2012 Season with Jonathan Larson's Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical RENT. (more...)

Anne Kaufman Comes to ELTC's Dulcy 10/12Anne Kaufman Comes to ELTC's Dulcy 10/12
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2011

The award-winning Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company has announced that Anne Kaufman, the daughter of playwright George S. Kaufman, is attending 'Dulcy' on Wednesday, October 12, and will be available for an after-show Q&A with the audience. (more...)

Kaufman and Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME Opens At A.C.T.Kaufman and Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME Opens At A.C.T.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2011

The American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) 2011-12 season opens with a new revival of the dazzling George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart 1930 comedy Once in a Lifetime, which has been called 'a delicious Hollywood send up' (The New York Times) and 'a tinseltown satire [with] bite' (Newsday). (more...)

Skylight Opera Theatre Presents The Music Man 11/18-12/18Skylight Opera Theatre Presents The Music Man 11/18-12/18
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2011

Skylight Opera Theatre presents one of the most classic musicals of its time, The Music Man. (more...)

Skylight Opera Theatre Presents The Music Man 11/18-12/18Skylight Opera Theatre Presents The Music Man 11/18-12/18
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2011

Skylight Opera Theatre presents one of the most classic musicals of its time, The Music Man. (more...)

Anne Kaufman Comes to ELTC's Dulcy 10/12Anne Kaufman Comes to ELTC's Dulcy 10/12
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2011

The award-winning Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company has announced that Anne Kaufman, the daughter of playwright George S. Kaufman, is attending 'Dulcy' on Wednesday, October 12, and will be available for an after-show Q&A with the audience. (more...)

Porchlight Music Theatre Presents A CATERED AFFAIR, Previews 2/18Porchlight Music Theatre Presents A CATERED AFFAIR, Previews 2/18
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2011

Porchlight Music Theatre, American Musicals. Chicago Style, presents the Chicago premiere of John Bucchino and Harvey Fierstein's A Catered Affair, directed by Nick Bowling with music direction by Doug Peck, at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. (more...)

OSF Closes 2011 SeasonOSF Closes 2011 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2011

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival closed its 76th season with a collective sigh of relief last night. (more...)

Lampkin Music Group Presents Hollis Resnik In NYE ConcertLampkin Music Group Presents Hollis Resnik In NYE Concert
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2011

Lampkin Music Group is set to present ten-time Jeff Award winner and "First Lady of Chicago Musical Theatre" Hollis Resnik in a special New Year's Eve cabaret performance. (more...)

Skylight Opera Theatre Presents The Music Man 11/18-12/18Skylight Opera Theatre Presents The Music Man 11/18-12/18
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2011

Skylight Opera Theatre presents one of the most classic musicals of its time, The Music Man. (more...)

Denis O'Hare to Play The Baker in Public Theater's INTO THE WOODS!Denis O'Hare to Play The Baker in Public Theater's INTO THE WOODS!
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2012

The Public Theater announced today that Tony Award winner Denis O'Hare has been cast as The Baker in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's beloved musical INTO THE WOODS, directed by Timothy Sheader with co-direction by Liam Steel. INTO THE WOODS will be O'Hare's Shakespeare in the Park debut. Previews begin on Monday, July 23 at the Delacorte Theater and continue for five weeks through Saturday, August 25, with an official press opening on Thursday, August 9. (more...)

Peter Simon Hilton Leads Drury Lane Theatre's THE 39 STEPS, 7/12-8/26Peter Simon Hilton Leads Drury Lane Theatre's THE 39 STEPS, 7/12-8/26
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2012

Drury Lane Theatre presents the Tony Award-winning Broadway and West End smash hit THE 39 STEPS, previewing July 5, opening July 12 at 8 p.m. and running through August 26. (more...)

Tommy Tune and Kate Snodgrass Win Elliot Norton Awards, Ceremony Tonight, 5/21Tommy Tune and Kate Snodgrass Win Elliot Norton Awards, Ceremony Tonight, 5/21
by BWW Special Coverage - May 21, 2012

The Boston Theater Critics Association previously announced its nominations for the 30h Anniversary Elliot Norton Awards. The awards, which recognize excellence in Greater Boston theater, are to be presented tonight, May 21, at 7 p.m. at the Paramount Mainstage, 559 Washington Street, Boston. (more...)

Pittsburgh CLO Announces Full Casts of Local Productions - Starring Sally Struthers, Hunter Herdlicka, Liz Callaway and More!Pittsburgh CLO Announces Full Casts of Local Productions - Starring Sally Struthers, Hunter Herdlicka, Liz Callaway and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2012

Pittsburgh CLO has announced casting for its summer season, which includes six shows, featuring the national tours of Come Fly Away and The Addams Family, and CLO original productions of A Chorus Line, Annie, Fiddler on the Roof and Sunset Boulevard. Notably, A CHORUS LINE brings on board a slew of the show's national tour veterans, ANNIE stars Sally Struthers as Miss Hannigan, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF features Broadway's Lewis J. Stadlen, Susan Cella, Hunter Herdlicka, Joel Robertson, Emily Shoolin and Kay Walbye. Liz Callaway and Walter Charles are set to star in SUNSET BOULEVARD. (more...)

Nominee Reactions: ON A CLEAR DAY's Jessie Mueller - 'I Really Wasn't Expecting It...'Nominee Reactions: ON A CLEAR DAY's Jessie Mueller - 'I Really Wasn't Expecting It...'
by BWW - May 1, 2012

'I'm feeling so very excited and overwhelmed! It's a lot to take in. I'm so honored but I really wasn't expecting it! I'm so thrilled and so grateful. I got a call from my agent this morning, so that's how I found out. I wasn't watching the broadcast on TV. I think my boyfriend and I will definitely be going out tonight to celebrate. In the meantime, there are lots and lots of phone calls to make and people to talk to!' (more...)

Sally Struthers Joins Pittsburgh CLO's ANNIE; Creative Team AnnouncedSally Struthers Joins Pittsburgh CLO's ANNIE; Creative Team Announced
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2012

Pittsburgh CLO has announced the creative team for the 2012 Summer Season, running June 5 through August 5 at the Benedum Center. Three Pittsburgh CLO veterans and one newcomer highlight this group selected to helm the organization's 66th year of bringing Broadway's best to Pittsburgh's Cultural District. The season includes the National Tour of Come Fly Away (June 5-10), A Chorus Line (June 15-24), Annie(June 29-July 8), Fiddler on the Roof (July 13-22), Sunset Boulevard (July 24-29) and the National Tour of The Addams Family (July 31-August 5). (more...)

Tony Yazbeck Returns to CHICAGOTony Yazbeck Returns to CHICAGO
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2012

Tonight, March 5, 2012, the acclaimed revival of the Tony Award-winning musical CHICAGO will welcome back Tony Yazbeck to the role of 'that silver-tongued prince of the courtoom,' Billy Flynn. (more...)

TROILUS AND CRESSIDA Joins OSF Rep; Opens 3/31TROILUS AND CRESSIDA Joins OSF Rep; Opens 3/31
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2012

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will open Shakespeare's Troilus and Cressida, directed by Rob Melrose, at 8 pm. Saturday, March 31 in the New Theatre. The play will run through November 4. Troilus and Cressida joins Chekhov's Seagull, adapted and directed by Libby Appel, also playing in the New Theatre, and Romeo and Juliet, Animal Crackers and The White Snake, which run in the Angus Bowmer Theatre. (more...)

DCINY Presents Morten Lauridsen Celebration: 'Shining Light' 3/30-4/01DCINY Presents Morten Lauridsen Celebration: 'Shining Light' 3/30-4/01
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2012

Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) presents 'Shining Light,' an extraordinary weekend of illuminating events. Encompassing a premiere film screening alongside major concerts at Carnegie Hall and Avery Fisher Hall, DCINY celebrates the life and music of National Medal of Arts recipient Morten Lauridsen, America's most frequently performed choral composer. (more...)

DCINY Presents Morten Lauridsen Celebration: 'Shining Light' 3/30-4/01DCINY Presents Morten Lauridsen Celebration: 'Shining Light' 3/30-4/01
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2012

Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) presents 'Shining Light,' an extraordinary weekend of illuminating events. Encompassing a premiere film screening alongside major concerts at Carnegie Hall and Avery Fisher Hall, DCINY celebrates the life and music of National Medal of Arts recipient Morten Lauridsen, America's most frequently performed choral composer. (more...)

First Stars Announced for INTO THE WOODS in Central Park; Additional Casting for AS YOU LIKE IT RevealedFirst Stars Announced for INTO THE WOODS in Central Park; Additional Casting for AS YOU LIKE IT Revealed
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2012

The Public Theater has announced additional casting today for the 50th Anniversary season of free Shakespeare in the Park at the Delacorte. David Furr (Orlando) and Stephen Spinella (Jaques) join the previously announced MacIntyre Dixon (Adam), Renee Elise Goldsberry (Celia), Omar Metwally (Oliver), and Lily Rabe (Rosalind) in Shakespeare's comedy AS YOU LIKE IT, directed by Daniel Sullivan. (more...)

DCINY Presents Morten Lauridsen Celebration: 'Shining Light' 3/30-4/01DCINY Presents Morten Lauridsen Celebration: 'Shining Light' 3/30-4/01
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2012

Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) presents 'Shining Light,' an extraordinary weekend of illuminating events. Encompassing a premiere film screening alongside major concerts at Carnegie Hall and Avery Fisher Hall, DCINY celebrates the life and music of National Medal of Arts recipient Morten Lauridsen, America's most frequently performed choral composer. (more...)

TROILUS AND CRESSIDA Joins OSF Rep; Opens 3/31TROILUS AND CRESSIDA Joins OSF Rep; Opens 3/31
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2012

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will open Shakespeare's Troilus and Cressida, directed by Rob Melrose, at 8 pm. Saturday, March 31 in the New Theatre. The play will run through November 4. Troilus and Cressida joins Chekhov's Seagull, adapted and directed by Libby Appel, also playing in the New Theatre, and Romeo and Juliet, Animal Crackers and The White Snake, which run in the Angus Bowmer Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: HAIR Opens at the Paramount Theatre!Photo Flash: HAIR Opens at the Paramount Theatre!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2012

Everything about them was a statement. Their clothes, a rejection of materialism. Their drugs, a quest to get closer to God. Their long hair, a flag of freedom. They were hippies, the social watch dogs of the 1960s, and they played a pivotal role in American pop culture. (more...)

A CHORUS LINE to Return to Pittsburgh CLO 6/15-24 - Directed by Baayork LeeA CHORUS LINE to Return to Pittsburgh CLO 6/15-24 - Directed by Baayork Lee
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2012

A Chorus Line, the powerful and emotion-filled musical about the trials and tribulations of forging a life in the theater, will play in Pittsburgh June 15-24 at the Benedum Center. Directed and choreographed by original A Chorus Line cast member Baayork Lee, this bona fide Broadway hit features an incredible ensemble cast composed of exciting Broadway stars and Pittsburgh CLO veterans. (more...)

BWW TV Special: 2012 Tony Nominees - Jessie Mueller Reflects on ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVERBWW TV Special: 2012 Tony Nominees - Jessie Mueller Reflects on ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 6, 2012

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was thrilled to sit down and speak with nearly all of this year's Tony Award nominees at the official Tony Brunch on May 2, 2012, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them throughout the awards season. Today we bring you Jessie Mueller, nominee for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for On a Clear Day You Can See Forever. (more...)

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Opens Outdoor Stage, 6/15Oregon Shakespeare Festival Opens Outdoor Stage, 6/15
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2012

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival opens its flagship theatre the weekend of June 15-17, with two Shakespeare productions, Henry V and As You Like It, and a Shakespeare-inspired adaptation, The Very Merry Wives of Windsor, Iowa, by Alison Carey, director of OSF's American Revolutions: the United States History Cycle. (more...)

Baayork Lee Directs A CHORUS LINE at Pittsburgh CLO, Now thru 6/24Baayork Lee Directs A CHORUS LINE at Pittsburgh CLO, Now thru 6/24
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2012

A Chorus Line, the powerful and emotion-filled musical about the trials and tribulations of forging a life in the theater, will play in Pittsburgh tonight, June 15 through June 24 at the Benedum Center. Directed and choreographed by original A Chorus Line cast member Baayork Lee, this bona fide Broadway hit features an incredible ensemble cast composed of exciting Broadway stars and Pittsburgh CLO veterans. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Old Globe's ENGAGING SHAW CastPhoto Flash: First Look at Old Globe's ENGAGING SHAW Cast
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2011

Executive Producer Lou Spisto today announced the complete cast and creative team for the West Coast Premiere of John Morogiello's comedy Engaging Shaw. Directed by Henry Wishcamper, Engaging Shaw will run July 29 - Sept. 4 in the Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre, part of The Old Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Preview performances run July 29 - Aug. 3. Opening night is Thursday, Aug. 4 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at www.TheOldGlobe.org, by phone at (619) 23-GLOBE or by visiting the Box Office at 1363 Old Globe Way in Balboa Park. (more...)

J.C. Cutler and Angela Timberman Lead Guthrie Theater's THE BIRDS J.C. Cutler and Angela Timberman Lead Guthrie Theater's THE BIRDS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2012

The Guthrie Theater today announced the full cast and creative team for The Birds-acclaimed Irish playwright and director Conor McPherson's adaptation of the riveting Daphne du Maurier short story. Directed by Henry Wishcamper, this deliciously chilling psychological portrait of fear and alienation will have its American premiere at the Guthrie in the Dowling Studio. (more...)

Porchlight Presents the Chicago Premiere of A Catered Affair, Previews 2/18Porchlight Presents the Chicago Premiere of A Catered Affair, Previews 2/18
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2012

Porchlight Music Theatre will present the Chicago premiere of John Bucchino and Harvey Fierstein's A Catered Affair, directed by Nick Bowling with music direction by Doug Peck, at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. (more...)

 Oregon Shakespeare Festival Opens 2012 Season 2/24 Oregon Shakespeare Festival Opens 2012 Season 2/24
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2012

The Tony Award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival's 2012 preview performances begin February 17, opening a season dedicated to Executive Director Paul Nicholson, who is retiring at the end of the season after 33 years at OSF. (more...)

J.C. Cutler and Angela Timberman Lead Guthrie Theater's THE BIRDS J.C. Cutler and Angela Timberman Lead Guthrie Theater's THE BIRDS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2012

The Guthrie Theater announced the full cast and creative team for The Birds-acclaimed Irish playwright and director Conor McPherson's adaptation of the riveting Daphne du Maurier short story. Directed by Henry Wishcamper, this deliciously chilling psychological portrait of fear and alienation will have its American premiere at the Guthrie in the Dowling Studio. (more...)

 Oregon Shakespeare Festival Opens 2012 Season 2/24 Oregon Shakespeare Festival Opens 2012 Season 2/24
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2012

The Tony Award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival's 2012 preview performances began February 17, opening a season dedicated to Executive Director Paul Nicholson, who is retiring at the end of the season after 33 years at OSF. (more...)

Tony Yazbeck to Return to CHICAGO, 3/5Tony Yazbeck to Return to CHICAGO, 3/5
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2012

On Monday, March 5, 2012, the acclaimed revival of the Tony Award-winning musical CHICAGO will welcome back Tony Yazbeck to the role of 'that silver-tongued prince of the courtoom,' Billy Flynn. (more...)

Porchlight Presents the Chicago Premiere of A Catered Affair, Previews 2/18Porchlight Presents the Chicago Premiere of A Catered Affair, Previews 2/18
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2012

Porchlight Music Theatre will present the Chicago premiere of John Bucchino and Harvey Fierstein's A Catered Affair, directed by Nick Bowling with music direction by Doug Peck, at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. (more...)

Porchlight Music Theatre Presents A CATERED AFFAIR, Previews 2/18Porchlight Music Theatre Presents A CATERED AFFAIR, Previews 2/18
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2012

Porchlight Music Theatre, American Musicals. Chicago Style, presents the Chicago premiere of John Bucchino and Harvey Fierstein's A Catered Affair, directed by Nick Bowling with music direction by Doug Peck, at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. (more...)

Porchlight Presents the Chicago Premiere of A Catered Affair, Previews 2/18Porchlight Presents the Chicago Premiere of A Catered Affair, Previews 2/18
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2012

Porchlight Music Theatre will present the Chicago premiere of John Bucchino and Harvey Fierstein's A Catered Affair, directed by Nick Bowling with music direction by Doug Peck, at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. (more...)

Lampkin Music Group Presents Hollis Resnik In NYE ConcertLampkin Music Group Presents Hollis Resnik In NYE Concert
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2011

Lampkin Music Group is set to present ten-time Jeff Award winner and "First Lady of Chicago Musical Theatre" Hollis Resnik in a special New Year's Eve cabaret performance. (more...)

Skylight Opera Theatre Presents The Music Man 11/18-12/18Skylight Opera Theatre Presents The Music Man 11/18-12/18
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2011

Skylight Opera Theatre presents one of the most classic musicals of its time, The Music Man. (more...)

New Rep Opens Its 28th Season With RENT, Opens 9/6New Rep Opens Its 28th Season With RENT, Opens 9/6
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2011

New Repertory Theatre, in residence at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, is thrilled to begin its 2011-2012 Season with Jonathan Larson's Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical RENT. (more...)

Tony Yazbeck to Take on Billy Flynn in CHICAGO, 8/29Tony Yazbeck to Take on Billy Flynn in CHICAGO, 8/29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2011

On Monday, August 29, 2011, the acclaimed revival of the Tony Award-winning musical CHICAGO will welcome Tony Yazbeck to the role of 'that silver-tongued prince of the courtoom,' Billy Flynn. (more...)

Kaufman and Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME Opens At A.C.T.Kaufman and Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME Opens At A.C.T.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2011

The American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) 2011-12 season opens with a new revival of the dazzling George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart 1930 comedy Once in a Lifetime, which has been called 'a delicious Hollywood send up' (The New York Times) and 'a tinseltown satire [with] bite' (Newsday). (more...)

Photo Flash: First Production Photos From the Old Globe's ENGAGING SHAW!Photo Flash: First Production Photos From the Old Globe's ENGAGING SHAW!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2011

The cast of Engaging Shaw features Rod Brogan (George Bernard Shaw), Natalie Gold (Beatrice Webb), Angela Pierce (Charlotte Payne-Townshend) and Michael Warner (Sidney Webb). (more...)

Tony Yazbeck to Take on Billy Flynn in CHICAGO, 8/29Tony Yazbeck to Take on Billy Flynn in CHICAGO, 8/29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2011

On Monday, August 29, 2011, the acclaimed revival of the Tony Award-winning musical CHICAGO will welcome Tony Yazbeck to the role of 'that silver-tongued prince of the courtoom,' Billy Flynn. (more...)

Kaufman and Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME Opens At A.C.T.Kaufman and Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME Opens At A.C.T.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2011

The American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) 2011-12 season opens with a new revival of the dazzling George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart 1930 comedy Once in a Lifetime, which has been called 'a delicious Hollywood send up' (The New York Times) and 'a tinseltown satire [with] bite' (Newsday). (more...)

BWW Interviews: David O., The Man Behind The MusicBWW Interviews: David O., The Man Behind The Music
by Ellen Dostal - Apr 3, 2012

David O. talks about his latest collaboration with A Noise Within and what it's like to create the sound of Molière's The Bungler. (more...)

Tommy Tune and Kate Snodgrass to Win Elliot Norton Awards - Full Nominees AnnouncedTommy Tune and Kate Snodgrass to Win Elliot Norton Awards - Full Nominees Announced
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 16, 2012

The Boston Theater Critics Association has announced its nominations for the 30h Anniversary Elliot Norton Awards. The awards, which recognize excellence in Greater Boston theater, will be presented on Monday, May 21, at 7 p.m. at the Paramount Mainstage, 559 Washington Street, Boston. (more...)

DCINY Presents Morten Lauridsen Celebration: 'Shining Light' Thru 4/01DCINY Presents Morten Lauridsen Celebration: 'Shining Light' Thru 4/01
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2012

Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) presents 'Shining Light,' an extraordinary weekend of illuminating events. Encompassing a premiere film screening alongside major concerts at Carnegie Hall and Avery Fisher Hall, DCINY celebrates the life and music of National Medal of Arts recipient Morten Lauridsen, America's most frequently performed choral composer. (more...)

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