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WICKED Returns to Benedum Center
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2011

After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2005 and 2008, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to the Benedum Center on September 7-October 2, 2011, as part of the PNC Broadway Across America - Pittsburgh Series. (more...)

Haley Joel Osment, Stephen Rowe to Lead Philadelphia Theatre Company's RED
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2011

Philadelphia Theatre Company opens its 2011-2012 season with the Philadelphia premiere of John Logan's Tony Award-winning drama Red October 14-November 13 at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre (Broad and Lombard Streets). Directed by Anders Cato, the two-person cast features Broadway veteran Stephen Rowe and Oscar nominee Haley Joel Osment. (more...)

WICKED Comes To The Benedum Center 9/7-10/2
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2011

After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2008, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to Pittsburgh, with performances at the Benedum Center, from September 7 through October 2. (more...)

Tix Now on Sale for Cynthia Nixon-Led WIT & John Lithgow-Led THE COLUMNIST at MTC
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2011

Single tickets are available now for Manhattan Theatre Club's upcoming Broadway productions of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play WIT by Margaret Edson, directed by Lynne Meadow starring Tony and Emmy Award winner Cynthia Nixon and the world premiere of THE COLUMNIST by David Auburn, directed by Daniel Sullivan starring Tony and Emmy Award winner John Lithgow. (more...)

Manhattan Theatre Club to Include Matt Charman's REGRETS IN 2011-12 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2011

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director), Barry Grove (Executive Producer) and Mandy Greenfield (Artistic Producer) announce the complete 2011-2012 theatrical season of six productions including the news that REGRETS, a new play by rising young British playwright Matt Charman will have its world premiere in spring 2012 at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street). (more...)

BWW Reviews: Vintage Theatre's LOVE! VALOUR! COMPASSION! - A Delightful Triumph!
by Michael Mulhern - Sep 2, 2011

I swear to God I only came down here for a glass of milk! (more...)

Dee Roscioli Joins WICKED Tour as 'Elphaba' in Omaha, 6/7
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2011

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED will welcome Dee Roscioli as Elphaba on Tuesday, June 7 in Omaha, NE. (more...)

Dee Roscioli to Join WICKED Tour as Elphaba, 6/7
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2011

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED welcomes Dee Roscioli as Elphaba on Tuesday, June 7 in Omaha, NE. (more...)

WICKED Comes To Western Canada After Breaking Records In Toronto
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2011

Broadway's biggest blockbuster, WICKED, grossed $1,986,319 in a single week this past Fall at Toronto's Canon Theatre making it the highest-grossing musical in Canadian theatre history. (more...)

TheatreWorks Presents [TITLE OF SHOW], 6/1-26
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2011

An innovative new musical-within-a-musical about a pair of struggling writers creating a Broadway hit, [title of show] makes its regional premiere at TheatreWorks, the nationally acclaimed theatre of Silicon Valley. (more...)

GOOD PEOPLE Closes May 29
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2011

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of David Lindsay-Abaire's GOOD PEOPLE, the critically acclaimed new American play directed by Daniel Sullivan, will close on May 29, 2011 after two extensions. (more...)

WICKED Returns To Omaha May 25- June 12
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2011

After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2009, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, returns to Omaha's Orpheum Theater, Wednesday, May 25 through Sunday, June 12, 2011. (more...)

Dee Roscioli Joins WICKED Tour as 'Elphaba' in Omaha, 6/7
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2011

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED will welcome Dee Roscioli as Elphaba on Tuesday, June 7 in Omaha, NE. (more...)

Dee Roscioli to Join WICKED Tour as Elphaba, 6/7
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2011

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED welcomes Dee Roscioli as Elphaba on Tuesday, June 7 in Omaha, NE. (more...)

MTC's Lynne Meadow Honored with Lilly Award for Lifetime Achievement
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2011

Today it was announced that Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director of Manhattan Theatre Club, will receive a Lilly Award for Lifetime Achievement. (more...)

Mind the Gap Theatre Presents UNDER THE BLUE SKY
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2011

Mind The Gap Theatre will present the New York Premiere of David Eldridge's award winning play UNDER THE BLUE SKY (2001 Time Out Live Award for Best New Play in the West End; 2009 Theatregoers Choice Award for Best New Play), May 19-June 5 at The Kraine Theater (85 East 4th Street between 2nd Ave and Bowery). (more...)

MTC's Lynne Meadow Honored with Lilly Award for Lifetime Achievement
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2011

Today it was announced that Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director of Manhattan Theatre Club, will receive a Lilly Award for Lifetime Achievement. (more...)

4th Wall Presents A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at Westminster Arts Center, 6/3 - 19
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2011

4th Wall Theatre closes its 2010-2011 season with A Man of No Importance with a book Terrence McNally, music by Stephen Flaherty and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens. (more...)

WICKED Comes To Calgary At Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2011

WICKED is a new musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Godspell, Pippin, Academy Award winner for Pocahontas and The Prince of Egypt) and book by Winnie Holzman ("My So Called Life," "Once And Again" and "thirtysomething") based on the best-selling 1995 novel by Gregory Maguire. (more...)

TheatreWorks Presents [TITLE OF SHOW], 6/1-26
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2011

An innovative new musical-within-a-musical about a pair of struggling writers creating a Broadway hit, [title of show] makes its regional premiere at TheatreWorks, the nationally acclaimed theatre of Silicon Valley. (more...)

37th Season of the Hangar Theatre Celebrates Stories of Family and Diversity
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2011

An electrifying line-up of plays and musicals are set for the 37th season of the Hangar Theatre. (more...)

Maggie Lacey, Jenn Gambatese, et al. Set for WCP'S TEETH APART, 7/12-30
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2011

Westport Country Playhouse will stage Terrence McNally's summer sizzler, 'Lips Together, Teeth Apart,' directed by Playhouse artistic director Mark Lamos, playing July 12 - 30. The third production in the Playhouse's 80th birthday year, 'Lips Together, Teeth Apart' is a perceptive comedy with powerful dramatic conflicts about two straight couples spending a July weekend on Fire Island. (more...)

BWW TV: 2011 Tony Awards Winners Circle - John Benjamin Hickey, Best Supporting Actor in a Play!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 20, 2011

John Benjamin Hickey is the 2011 recipient of the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for The Normal Heart. Broadway Beat's Richie Ridge spoke with the star immediately following his acceptance about what winning the award means to him. Click below to catch up with Hickey right after his big moment! (more...)

WICKED Returns To Nashville 10/19-11/6
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2011

After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2009, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster will return to Nashville's Tennessee Performing Arts Center, October 19 through November 6. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Terrence McNally Talks MASTER CLASS and Power of Opera
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 17, 2011

Manhattan Theatre Club's new Broadway production of Terrence McNally's MASTER CLASS, directed by Stephen Wadsworth, began previews tomorrow at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. The limited engagement will open Thursday, July 7. Click below to hear all about Master Class from playwright McNally! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: MASTER CLASS Promo Released!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 13, 2011

Manhattan Theatre Club's new Broadway production of Terrence McNally's MASTER CLASS, directed by Stephen Wadsworth, begins previews tomorrow at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. The limited engagement will open Thursday, July 7. Click below for the newly released promo video! (more...)

MTC's MASTER CLASS Now Begins Performances 6/14 Due to GOOD PEOPLE Extension
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2011

Due to the previously announced extension of GOOD PEOPLE, MTC is announcing a revised schedule for the new Broadway production of Terrence McNally's Tony Award-winning MASTER CLASS, directed by Stephen Wadsworth, featuring Olivier Award nominee Sierra Boggess and Tony and Emmy Award winner Tyne Daly. (more...)

Photo Flash: MASTER CLASS Promo Shots Released; Previews Begin Tomorrow!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2011

Manhattan Theatre Club's new Broadway production of Terrence McNally's MASTER CLASS, directed by Stephen Wadsworth, begins previews tomorrow at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. The limited engagement will open Thursday, July 7. Click below for the newly released promo shots! (more...)

2011 Tony Awards: Mark Rylance Wins 'Best Leading Actor in a Play'
by BWW Special Coverage - Jun 12, 2011

The American Theatre Wing's 64th Annual Antoinette Perry 'Tony' Awards were held at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 13, 2011 and broadcast on the CBS Television Network. For more information visit tonyawards.com. (more...)

2011 Tony Awards: John Benjamin Hickey Wins 'Featured Actor in a Play'
by BWW Special Coverage - Jun 12, 2011

The American Theatre Wing's 64th Annual Antoinette Perry 'Tony' Awards were held at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 13, 2011 and broadcast on the CBS Television Network. For more information visit tonyawards.com. (more...)

WICKED Returns To Omaha May 25- June 12
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2011

After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2009, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, returns to Omaha's Orpheum Theater, Wednesday, May 25 through Sunday, June 12, 2011. (more...)

WICKED Returns to Omaha, Runs 5/25-6/12
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2011

After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2009, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, returns to Omaha's Orpheum Theater, Wednesday, May 25 through Tickets for WICKED's return engagement went on sale February 21. They start at $39 and can be purchased online at TicketOmaha.com; by calling 402-345-0606 or at Ticket Omaha in the Holland Performing Arts Center, 13th and Douglas streets, Omaha, Neb. For group sales call 402-661-8516 or toll-free at 866-434-8587. (more...)

THE AVERAGE-SIZED MERMAID to Play Fringe Festival in August, Opens 8/13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2011

Mind The Gap Theatre and Early Bird Theatricals will present Jessica Fleitman's award winning comedy The Average-Sized Mermaid in August 2011 at The New York International Fringe Festival. The production will be directed by Mind The Gap's Artistic Director, Paula D'Alessandris (Under The Blue Sky at The Kraine; The Cleric at 59E59). (more...)

WICKED Returns to Des Moines, Tickets On Sale 8/20
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2011

After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2009, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to the Civic Center of Greater Des Moines Wednesday, November 9 to Sunday, December 4. Tickets for the return engagement go on sale Saturday, August 20. (more...)

WICKED Returns To Detroit Opera House 12/7-31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2011

After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2006 and 2008, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to Detroit with performances at the Detroit Opera House, December 7-31. (more...)

John Lithgow Returns to Broadway in THE COLUMNIST for MTC Apr. 25, 2012; Daniel Sullivan Directs
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2011

Lynne Meadow and Barry Grove have announced that Tony and Emmy Award winner John Lithgow returns to Broadway in the Manhattan Theatre Club world premiere production of THE COLUMNIST by Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winner David Auburn, directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan. In this new play, Lithgow plays noted newspaper columnist Joseph Alsop. This limited engagement will begin previews on Tuesday, April 3 and open Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. (more...)

Michael Kosarin, David Holcenberg, et al. Join NEWSIES Creative Team!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2011

Paper Mill Playhouse has just announced the full creative team behind its season opener, the premiere of a new Disney stage musical, Newsies. Featuring music by eight-time Academy Award®-winning composer Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, Sister Act, The Little Mermaid), lyrics by Jack Feldman and a new book by four-time Tony® Award winner Harvey Fierstein (La Cage aux Folles, Torch Song Trilogy), Newsies is adapted for the stage from the 1992 live-action Disney feature film musical. The show begins performances on Thursday, September 15. The official press opening is scheduled for Sunday, September 25. (more...)

Cynthia Nixon Returns to Broadway in WIT at MTC, Jan. 2012; THE COLUMNIST Delayed
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2011

Manhattan Theatre Club has just announced that Tony and Emmy Award winner Cynthia Nixon will return to MTC to star in the Broadway premiere of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play WIT by Margaret Edson, directed by MTC's award-winning Artistic Director Lynne Meadow. The limited engagement of WIT will begin previews Thursday, January 5, 2012 and open Thursday, January 26, 2012 at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. (more...)

Maggie Lacey, Jenn Gambatese, et al. Set for WCP'S TEETH APART, 7/12-30
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2011

Westport Country Playhouse will stage Terrence McNally's summer sizzler, 'Lips Together, Teeth Apart,' directed by Playhouse artistic director Mark Lamos, playing July 12 - 30. The third production in the Playhouse's 80th birthday year, 'Lips Together, Teeth Apart' is a perceptive comedy with powerful dramatic conflicts about two straight couples spending a July weekend on Fire Island. (more...)

QUICK TAKE: Vintage Theatre Pulls a Huge Coup with Q!
by Michael Mulhern - Jul 11, 2011

In one of the biggest coups in Colorado Theater history, Vintage Theatre grabbed the rights to one of the most sought after Broadway shows - AVENUE Q! (more...)

WICKED Announces $25 Lottery at Benedum Center
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2011

A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held daily for WICKED, which will be performing from Wednesday, September 7 through Sunday, October 2, at the Benedum Center. Each day, 2½ hours prior to show time people who present themselves at the Theater Square Box Office, 655 Penn Avenue, downtown Pittsburgh will have their names placed in a lottery drum and then thirty minutes later, names will be drawn for a limited number of orchestra seats at $25 each, cash only. This lottery is available only in-person at the box office, with a limit of two tickets per person. (more...)

THE AVERAGE-SIZED MERMAID to Play Fringe Festival in August, Opens 8/13
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2011

Mind The Gap Theatre and Early Bird Theatricals will present Jessica Fleitman's award winning comedy The Average-Sized Mermaid in August 2011 at The New York International Fringe Festival. The production will be directed by Mind The Gap's Artistic Director, Paula D'Alessandris (Under The Blue Sky at The Kraine; The Cleric at 59E59). (more...)

Mark Blum, Jessica Collins, Amy Irving, et al. Set for Manhattan Theatre Club's WE LIVE HERE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2011

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director), Barry Grove (Executive Producer), and Mandy Greenfield (Artistic Producer) are pleased to announce full casting for the upcoming world premiere of WE LIVE HERE by Zoe Kazan, directed by Sam Gold. (more...)

WICKED Announces Lottery for $25 Seats 8/24-9/11
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2011

A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held daily for WICKED, which will be performing from August 24 through September 11 at The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Avenue, Hartford. (more...)

WICKED Returns to Des Moines, Tickets On Sale 8/20
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2011

After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2009, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to the Civic Center of Greater Des Moines Wednesday, November 9 to Sunday, December 4. Tickets for the return engagement go on sale Saturday, August 20. (more...)

WICKED Announces Lottery for $25 Seats 8/24-9/11
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2011

A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held daily for WICKED, which will be performing from August 24 through September 11 at The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Avenue, Hartford. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Mario Cantone and Christine Pedi Visit SILENCE! The Musical
by Walter McBride - Aug 14, 2011

Mario Cantone and Christine Pedi attended a recent show of SILENCE! The Musical, playing at Theatre 80. (more...)

THE AVERAGE-SIZED MERMAID to Play Fringe Festival, Opens 8/13
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2011

Mind The Gap Theatre and Early Bird Theatricals will present Jessica Fleitman's award winning comedy The Average-Sized Mermaid in August 2011 at The New York International Fringe Festival. The production will be directed by Mind The Gap's Artistic Director, Paula D'Alessandris (Under The Blue Sky at The Kraine; The Cleric at 59E59). (more...)

WICKED Comes To The Aronoff Center 11/2-26
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2011

After breaking box office records during its last visit to the Aronoff Center, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to Cincinnati, November 2-26 as part of the Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Cincinnati 11/12 Season. (more...)

Annette O'Toole, Jeff McCarthy Lead CAP 21's SOUTHERN COMFORT, 10/6
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2011

CAP 21 Theatre Company presents SOUTHERN COMFORT, a new musical by Dan Collins (book and lyrics) and Julianne Wick Davis (music), based on Kate Davis' 2001 Sundance award-winning documentary about transgender friends in rural Georgia. Co-starring Annette O'Toole and Jeff McCarthy, previews begin October 5, prior to its official press opening October 6 at the CAP21 Black Box Theater (18 West 18th Street) in Manhattan. Tom Caruso (ZOMBIE, MIMI LE DUCK) directs. (more...)

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