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ROCK OF AGES Makes Northeast Ohio Debut At E. J. Thomas Hall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2011

Five-time Tony Award Nominated ROCK OF AGES will make its Northeast Ohio debut when the show rocks Akron for two performances only at The University of Akron's E. J. Thomas Hall on November 29 & 30, 2011. (more...)

ROCK OF AGES Makes Northeast Ohio Debut At E. J. Thomas Hall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2011

Five-time Tony Award Nominated ROCK OF AGES will make its Northeast Ohio debut when the show rocks Akron for two performances only at The University of Akron's E. J. Thomas Hall on November 29 & 30, 2011. (more...)

Arden Children┬'s Theatre Presents Charlotte┬'s Web 11/30-1/29/2012
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2011

Arden Theatre Company presents Charlotte's Web, adapted by Joseph Robinette from the beloved novel by E.B. White, as the start to their 2011/12 Children's Theatre series. (more...)

Derek McLane, Kenneth Posner, et al. Join Design Team of THE BEST MAN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2011

Jeffrey Richards and Jerry Frankel have just announced the design team for the upcoming Broadway revival of Gore Vidal's THE BEST MAN. Tony and Drama Desk Award winning scenic designer DEREK McLANE (33 Variations, Anything Goes), Tony and Drama Desk Award winning lighting designer KENNETH POSNER (The Coast of Utopia, Part 2 - Shipwreck) and five-time Tony Award nominated costume designer ANN ROTH (The Book of Mormon) will design the play about power, ambition, political secrets, ruthlessness and the race for the presidency. (more...)

BWW Philadelphia Awards Update 11/28 - Have You Voted?
by BWW - Nov 28, 2011

There's just 4 weeks left to go in voting for the 2011 Philadelphia Awards and here is the latest update! Have you voted yet, and helped to spread the word to support your favorites in the hopes that they will be the recipients of a 2011 BroadwayWorld Philadelphia Award? There is no time to waste, click on the voting link and make your opinion count! Below are the stats so far as of Monday November 28, 2011. (more...)

Theater Wit's THE SANTALAND DIARIES Opens Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2011

Theater Wit's annual holiday classic The Santaland Diaries, based on David Sedaris's true, hilarious holiday tale, returns for its eighth consecutive outing in 2011 featuring a newly-enhanced set and once again starring Mitchell Fain who always plays to rave reviews and sold out houses. (more...)

National Theatre of Scotland to Present One-Man MACBETH With Alan Cumming in 2012
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2011

Tony Award winner Alan Cumming will lead a one-man adaptation of Macbeth in June 2012, at the National Theatre of Scotland. (more...)

Art House Slates Stars For P-Town Holiday Shows
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2011

Producing Artistic Director Mark Cortale announced today that The Art House in Provincetown, MA will present four very special shows this holiday season - and is expanding this year to include Thanksgiving, Holly Folly and New Year's Eve weekend performances. (more...)

Boston Playwrights' Theatre Presents THE RIVER WAS WHISKEY, Closes 11/20
by Carly Rosemore - Nov 20, 2011

Set inside the racial tensions of 1940s Mississippi, THE RIVER WAS WHISKEY pulses with revenge and retribution. Some things demand to be remembered, whether we like it or not-especially if we love someone we shouldn't. (more...)

Janeane Garofalo Joins New Group's RUSSIAN TRANSPORT
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2011

Comedian, film and TV star Janeane Garofalo has just joined the New Group's production of Russian Transport by Erika Sheffer, directed by Scott Elliott. The production's run begins on January 17, 2012 at the Acorn Theater, with tickets on sale December 5th. (more...)

MEMPHIS Comes to TPAC, 11/15-20
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2011

MEMPHIS, the 2010 Tony® Award Winner for Best Musical, and the show that's currently blowing the roof off Broadway, opens at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, November 15, for a limited engagement! (more...)

MEMPHIS Comes To Des Moines 4/24/12
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2011

MEMPHIS, the 2010 Tony® Award Winner for Best Musical, and the show that's currently blowing the roof off Broadway, opened to rave reviews and is coming to the Civic Center of Greater Des Moines on Tuesday, April 24 to Sunday, April 24 for eight performances only as part of the Willis Broadway Series. (more...)

MEMPHIS Comes to TPAC, 11/15-20
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2011

MEMPHIS, the 2010 Tony® Award Winner for Best Musical, and the show that's currently blowing the roof off Broadway, opens at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, November 15, for a limited engagement! (more...)

Roundabout Theatre Company's ROAD TO MECCA Begins Rehearsals
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2011

Rehearsals begin today, Tuesday, November 15th for Roundabout Theatre Company's (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director), Broadway premiere production of Athol Fugard's play The Road To Mecca starring Tony Award winner Rosemary Harris as 'Miss Helen,' Carla Gugino as 'Elsa Barlow' and Tony Award winner Jim Dale as 'Marius Byleveld', directed by Gordon Edelstein. (more...)

Twitter Watch: Alan Cumming - 'I just got married!'
by BWW - Jan 8, 2012

On Twitter Watch, Alan Cumming wrote 'I just got married!!!!!' (more...)

FST Presents NEXT TO NORMAL 11/2-1/7/2012
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2012

Florida Studio Theatre presents the Southeastern Regional Premiere of the contemporary rock musical Next to Normal. (more...)

Soup Can Theatre's 'Love is a Poverty You Can Sell' Plays Next Stage Fest
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2012

LOVE IS A POVERTY YOU CAN SELL plays January 5th to 15th, 2012 at The Factory Theatre, as part of the Next Stage Theatre Festival in Toronto. (more...)

Maroulis, Davi, Jarvis to Star in Revised Broadway-Hopeful THE TOXIC AVENGER in Houston
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2012

Alley Theatre Artistic Director Gregory Boyd announced the cast and creative team for their production of The Toxic Avenger. In a new production, which features several new songs and revised book by the Tony Award-winning creative team of Memphis, Bon Jovi founding member and keyboardist David Bryan and Joe DiPietro, Tony-nominated Constantine Maroulis takes center stage as the righteous superhero in the title role. John Rando (Tony Winner for Urinetown) returns to the Alley to reinvent his hilarious 2009 Off-Broadway staging of The Toxic Avenger following his smashing Alley productions of The Man Who Came to Dinner, Mrs. Mannerly and Be My Baby. (more...)

Constantine Maroulis, Nancy Opel Lead Alley Theatre's The Toxic Avenger
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2012

Alley Theatre Artistic Director Gregory Boyd announces the cast and creative team for the "hysterically funny" (New York Post) new musical The Toxic Avenger. (more...)

PTC Presents FIND AND SIGN 1/13-28
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2012

Pioneer Theatre Company will present the next production in its New Plays Initiative, the world premiere of Find and Sign by Wendy MacLeod. (more...)

A Conversation with Sam Gold
by Roundabout Theatre Company - Jan 12, 2012

Ted Sod, Education Dramaturg, interviewed director Sam Gold about his thoughts on Look Back in Anger. (more...)

San Jose Rep┬'s DOUBLE INDEMNITY Announces Casting
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2012

A veteran cast brings its acclaimed performance of the noir classic Double Indemnity to San Jose, in a world premiere co-produced by the San Jose Repertory Theatre and Seattle's A Contemporary Theatre (ACT). The ensemble of five actors from Seattle and the Bay Area brought the story to stage during a successful run of Double Indemnity in Seattle in October 2011. (more...)

Blitzstein Music Donated to Weill Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2012

Composer Marc Blitzstein's nephew Stephen Davis has donated his 50% share of Blitzstein's musical and literary estate to the Kurt Weill Foundation. (more...)

Stark Sands and Billy Porter-Led KINKY BOOTS Aiming for Broadway Next Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2012

According to the New York Times, the musical version of KINKY BOOTS, which had a New York reading back in October, is aiing to open on Broadway next season. Producer Daryl Roth revealed in a newsletter that the production would include the talents of Broadway veterans Stark Sands and Billy Porter. The musical features music and lyrics by Cyndi Lauper and a book by Harvey Fierstein. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Highlights from MEMPHIS National Tour!
by Stage Tube - Jan 10, 2012

Critically acclaimed MEMPHIS won four 2010 Tony® Awards including Best Musical, Best Original Score (David Bryan and Joe DiPietro), Best Book (Joe DiPietro), and Best Orchestrations (David Bryan and Daryl Waters) and is currently touring the country. Click below to check out highlights from the tour! (more...)

MEMPHIS Opens at The Bushnell 1/10
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2012

MEMPHIS, the 2010 Tony® Award Winner for Best Musical, opens at The Bushnell on January 10, 2012 for a limited engagement. (more...)

CRT to Stage World Premiere of Mike Reiss┬' I┬'m Connecticut 12/1-10
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2011

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the world premiere of Mike Reiss' comedy I'm Connecticut, December 1 - 10 in the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre, Storrs. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Meet Carla Gugino, Rosemary Harris and the Cast of Roundabout's THE ROAD TO MECCA
by Walter McBride - Dec 8, 2011

Roundabout Theatre Company will feature Tony Award winner Rosemary Harris as 'Miss Helen,' Carla Gugino as 'Elsa Barlow' and Tony Award winner Jim Dale as 'Marius Byleveld' in the Broadway premiere production of Athol Fugard's play The Road To Mecca, directed by Gordon Edelstein. The Road to Mecca will begin previews on December 16 and open officially on January 17, 2012 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway. (more...)

Maroulis, Davi, Jarvis to Star in Revised Broadway-Hopeful THE TOXIC AVENGER in Houston
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2011

Alley Theatre Artistic Director Gregory Boyd announced the cast and creative team for their production of The Toxic Avenger. In a new production, which features several new songs and revised book by the Tony Award-winning creative team of Memphis, Bon Jovi founding member and keyboardist David Bryan and Joe DiPietro, Tony-nominated Constantine Maroulis takes center stage as the righteous superhero in the title role. John Rando (Tony Winner for Urinetown) returns to the Alley to reinvent his hilarious 2009 Off-Broadway staging of The Toxic Avenger following his smashing Alley productions of The Man Who Came to Dinner, Mrs. Mannerly and Be My Baby. (more...)

Constantine Maroulis, Nancy Opel Lead Alley Theatre's The Toxic Avenger
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2011

Alley Theatre Artistic Director Gregory Boyd announces the cast and creative team for the "hysterically funny" (New York Post) new musical The Toxic Avenger. (more...)

Broadway's Brooke Sunny Moriber Scored TERMITE to Premiere in LA, 12/7
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2011

'Termite: The Walls Have Eyes' will premiere in L.A. on December 7 at the Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival. The screening will be at Quentin Tarantino's NEW BEVERLY CINEMA at 11pm. Directed by John Walcutt. (more...)

FREEZE FRAME: Meet the Cast of Roundabout's THE ROAD TO MECCA
by Walter McBride - Dec 7, 2011

Roundabout Theatre Company will featureTony Award winner RoseMary Harris as 'Miss Helen,' Carla Gugino as 'Elsa Barlow' and Tony Award winner Jim Dale as 'Marius Byleveld' in the Broadway premiere production of Athol Fugard's play The Road To Mecca, directed by Gordon Edelstein. The Road to Mecca will begin previews on December 16 and open officially on January 17, 2012 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street). The cast and creative team of the show just met the press and BroadwayWorld was there for the festivities. Check out a photo preview from the event below, and check back later for full photo coverage! (more...)

BWW Philadelphia Awards Update 12/7 - Have You Voted?
by BWW - Dec 7, 2011

There's just a few weeks left to go in voting for the 2011 Philadelphia Awards and here is the latest update! Have you voted yet, and helped to spread the word to support your favorites in the hopes that they will be the recipients of a 2011 BroadwayWorld Philadelphia Award? There is no time to waste, click on the voting link and make your opinion count! Below are the stats so far as of Monday December 05, 2011. (more...)

Soup Can Theatre's 'Love is a Poverty You Can Sell Plays Next Stage Fest
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2011

LOVE IS A POVERTY YOU CAN SELL plays January 5th to 15th, 2012 at The Factory Theatre, as part of the Next Stage Theatre Festival in Toronto. (more...)

Broadway's Brooke Sunny Moriber Scored TERMITE to Premiere in LA, 12/7
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2011

'Termite: The Walls Have Eyes' will premiere in L.A. on December 7 at the Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival. The screening will be at Quentin Tarantino's NEW BEVERLY CINEMA at 11pm. Directed by John Walcutt. (more...)

Theater Wit Presents THE SANTALAND DIARIES 11/25-12/31
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2011

Theater Wit's annual holiday classic The Santaland Diaries, based on David Sedaris's true, hilarious holiday tale, returns for its eighth consecutive outing in 2011 featuring a newly-enhanced set and once again starring Mitchell Fain who always plays to rave reviews and sold out houses. (more...)

PTC Presents FIND AND SIGN 1/13-28
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2011

Pioneer Theatre Company will present the next production in its New Plays Initiative, the world premiere of Find and Sign by Wendy MacLeod. (more...)

Carolee Carmello, Mike Daisey, et al. Win 2011 Footlight Awards
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2011

The Seattle Times has officially announced the winners of their 2011 Footlight Awards. Featured amoungst this year's winners are such favorites as Mike Daisey, Carolee Carmello, and many more! The full list of 2011 winners is as follows: (more...)

PNC Broadway Across America-Pittsburgh Presents Memphis
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2011

MEMPHIS, the 2010 Tony® Award Winner for Best Musical, and the show that's currently blowing the roof off Broadway, opened to rave reviews and is coming to Heinz Hall from December 27, 2011 to January 1, 2012. (more...)

MEMPHIS Opens at The Bushnell 1/10
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2011

MEMPHIS, the 2010 Tony® Award Winner for Best Musical, opens at The Bushnell on January 10, 2012 for a limited engagement. (more...)

ROCK OF AGES Comes To The Fox Theatre 2/3-5
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2011

ROCK OF AGES is a love story told through the hit songs of iconic rockers Journey, Styx, REO Speedwagon, Foreigner, Pat Benatar, Whitesnake, and many more. This 5 time Tony nominated musical is coming to the Fabulous Fox Theatre as a special offering of the 2011-2012 U.S. Bank Broadway Series for four performances only February 3-5. (more...)

BWW Philadelphia Awards Update 12/26 - Voting Ends 12/31!
by BWW - Dec 26, 2011

It's almost over! There's just FIVE days of voting remaining for the 2011 Philadelphia Awards and here is the latest update! Have you voted yet, and helped to spread the word to support your favorites in the hopes that they will be the recipients of a 2011 BroadwayWorld Philadelphia Award? There is no time to waste, click on the voting link and make your opinion count! Below are the stats so far as of Monday December 26, 2011. Voting ends at midnight on 12/31 so time is running out. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: IN THE HEIGHTS Cast Sings 'White Christmas'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 20, 2011

In the video below, the cast of In the Heights, on behalf of R&H Theatricals sings Irving Berlin's 'White Christmas.' Click below to check it out! (more...)

Act II Playhouse Hosts Liz Filios and John Jarboe's Holiday Cabaret, 12/19
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2011

Act II Playhouse announces that its next Cabaret Night will be Monday, Dec. 19, when Liz Filios and John Jarboe will perform their new Holiday Cabaret. The show begins at 7 p.m. (more...)

Bob Stillman, Linda Balgord Lead Prospect Theater's MYTHS AND HYMNS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2011

Bob Stillman, Linda Balgord, Anika Larsen and Lucas Steele will lead the cast of Prospect Theater Company's production of Myths and Hymns, Adam Guettel's acclaimed song cycle about memory, loss and redemption. (more...)

THE LIBERTINE, WILD DUCK, et al. Nominated for 2011 Sydney Theatre Awards
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2011

Nominations were announced today for the Sydney Theatre Awards for 2011, which will be presented at a gala ceremony on January 16, 2012 at 6pm at the Paddington RSL. The full list of nominations is as follows: (more...)

Act II Playhouse Hosts Liz Filios and John Jarboe's Holiday Cabaret, 12/19
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2011

Act II Playhouse announces that its next Cabaret Night will be Monday, Dec. 19, when Liz Filios and John Jarboe will perform their new Holiday Cabaret. The show begins at 7 p.m. (more...)

BWW Philadelphia Awards Update 12/19 - TWO Weeks Left!
by BWW - Dec 19, 2011

There's just TWO short weeks left to go in voting for the 2011 Philadelphia Awards and here is the latest update! Have you voted yet, and helped to spread the word to support your favorites in the hopes that they will be the recipients of a 2011 BroadwayWorld Philadelphia Award? There is no time to waste, click on the voting link and make your opinion count! Below are the stats so far as of Monday December 19, 2011. Voting ends at midnight on 12/31 so time is running out. (more...)

BWW Philadelphia Awards Update 12/12 - Have You Voted?
by BWW - Dec 12, 2011

There's just a few weeks left to go in voting for the 2011 Philadelphia Awards and here is the latest update! Have you voted yet, and helped to spread the word to support your favorites in the hopes that they will be the recipients of a 2011 BroadwayWorld Philadelphia Award? There is no time to waste, click on the voting link and make your opinion count! Below are the stats so far as of Monday December 12, 2011. (more...)

CRT to Stage World Premiere of Mike Reiss┬' I┬'m Connecticut 12/1-10
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2011

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the world premiere of Mike Reiss' comedy I'm Connecticut, December 1 - 10 in the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre, Storrs. (more...)

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