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The Road to Rock: Rock of Ages Creative Team Talks TorontoThe Road to Rock: Rock of Ages Creative Team Talks Toronto
by Kelly Cameron - May 9, 2010

The Original Toronto Production of Rock of Ages has its official opening night May 11th, and the city is getting ready to rock like it has never been rocked before. The Creative Team behind the Broadway smash-hit musical spoke with BWW about the 'road to rock' in Toronto. (more...)

Photo Coverage: First Look at Original Toronto Production of Rock of AgesPhoto Coverage: First Look at Original Toronto Production of Rock of Ages
by Kelly Cameron - May 8, 2010

The Toronto production of the Broadway smash hit musical Rock of Ages has its official opening on May 11th, and BWW is bringing you the first look at production photos of the Original Toronto Cast. Get ready to have your face melted as Rock of Ages ROCKS Toronto (more...)

Virginia Opera Closes Season With PORGY AND BESSVirginia Opera Closes Season With PORGY AND BESS
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2010

Virginia Opera is wrapping up its 35th Anniversary Season with the scorching production of the Gershwins' Porgy and Bess. The production, also celebrating a famous 75th Anniversary, is a brave American classic bridging the gap between Broadway and opera. The clever love story between characters Porgy and Bess explodes with a fiery tempo, amid George and Ira Gershwin's distinguished style featuring jazz, Broadway, and opera. Porgy and Bess is based on DuBose Heyward's novel Porgy and the play of the same name he co-wrote with his wife Dorothy Heyward, which focuses on African-American life in the early 1920s in Catfish Row located in Charleston, South Carolina. (more...)

Yale Rep Presents BATTLE OF BLACK AND DOGS, Opens 4/22Yale Rep Presents BATTLE OF BLACK AND DOGS, Opens 4/22
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2010

YALE REPERTORY THEATRE (James Bundy, Artistic Director; Victoria Nolan, Managing Director) presents BATTLE OF BLACK AND DOGS by Bernard-Marie Koltès, translated by Michaël Attias, and directed by Robert Woodruff, at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street, at York), April 16-May 8. Opening Night is Thursday, April 22. (more...)

Jay-Z, Betty White, Rachel Dratch, et al. Do SNL, 5/8Jay-Z, Betty White, Rachel Dratch, et al. Do SNL, 5/8
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2010

Jay-Z, rapper and producer of the Broadway musical FELA! will be the musical guest on Saturday Night Live's May 8th episode, according to reports. (more...)

David Cale's PALOMINO Plays The Kirk Douglas Theater 5/13-6/6David Cale's PALOMINO Plays The Kirk Douglas Theater 5/13-6/6
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2010

The West Coast premiere of writer-performer David Cale's 'Palomino' opens Thursday, May 13, 2010, at 8 p.m. at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre. Written, performed and directed by Cale, 'Palomino,' continues through June 6. (more...)

THE KID, With Sieber, Blackwell, Harada, et al, Opens 5/6THE KID, With Sieber, Blackwell, Harada, et al, Opens 5/6
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2010

The New Group's production of 'The Kid' officially opens May 6. Previews for the show began Saturday, April 10. (more...)

New Group Presents Blood From a Stone, One-Arm Off-Bway Premieres & More in  '10-11New Group Presents Blood From a Stone, One-Arm Off-Bway Premieres & More in '10-11
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2010

Today, The New Group announced it's upcoming 2010-2011 season. The works include Blood From a Stone by Tommy Nohilly, a revival of Marie and Bruce by Wallace Shawn, and the New York premiere of One-Arm. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2010

From Broadway to Hollywood. On stage and on screen. There is no other voice like the phenomenal Maureen McGovern. With a voice that is a beacon for American song, Ms. McGovern returns to join Peter Nero and the Philly Pops to wind her way around the songs of the 1960s and 1970s. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2010

FEINSTEIN'S AT LOEWS REGENCY, the nightclub proclaimed 'Best of New York' by New York Magazine and 'an invaluable New York institution' by The New York Post, continues its star-studded Spring 2010 season with the debut of critically acclaimed singer, songwriter and actress NELLIE McKAY from June 1 - 12. (more...)

RIALTO CHATTER: Sting & NORMAL's Yorkey to Collaborate on Broadway Musical?RIALTO CHATTER: Sting & NORMAL's Yorkey to Collaborate on Broadway Musical?
by Rialto Chatter - May 4, 2010

Deadline.com is reporting that Sting and NEXT TO NORMAL's Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and lyricist Brian Yorkey. Few details on the nature of the show have been revealed, however it is believed that it is inspired by Sting's memoir, Broken Music. The show, however, is allegedly not a autobiographical. No word on whether or not the score would be original. (more...)

New Rep Presents HOT MIKADO, Runs 5/3-5/22 at the Arsenal Center for the ArtsNew Rep Presents HOT MIKADO, Runs 5/3-5/22 at the Arsenal Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2010

New Repertory Theatre, in residence at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, is thrilled to present Hot Mikado, book and lyrics adapted by David H. Bell with musical adaptation and arrangements by Rob Bowman. Hot Mikado opens for the press on Monday, May 3, 2010 at 7:30pm and plays through Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Arsenal Center for the Arts in the Charles Mosesian Theater. (more...)

Skylight Opera Theatre Presents An Evening With Gilbert & Sullivan 5/28-6/20Skylight Opera Theatre Presents An Evening With Gilbert & Sullivan 5/28-6/20
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2010

Dale Gutzman, founder and artistic director of Off The Wall Theatre, is returning to Skylight Opera Theatre to premier his new work, An Evening with Gilbert & Sullivan. Gutzman not only wrote the show but will also be directing it. He is no stranger to the Skylight, having directed twenty-three shows in the 1970s and 80s. (more...)

Cyndi Lauper To Receive GLSEN Honor 5/24Cyndi Lauper To Receive GLSEN Honor 5/24
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2010

Cyndi Lauper is to receive the Inspiration Award from GLSEN on May 24 as part of their seventh annual Respect Awards. Lauper is to be recognized along with Phizer, American Express, David Dechman and Michael Mercure, and many more at Gotham Hall in New York City. (more...)

Drury Lane Oakbrook Ends Run of RAGTIME, 5/23Drury Lane Oakbrook Ends Run of RAGTIME, 5/23
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2010

Kicking off their 2010 season, Drury Lane Oakbrook, 100 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, will close their epic production of the nostalgic and powerful portrait of life in turn of the century America, RAGTIME on May 23rd. The production is directed and choreographed by Rachel Rockwell, who received a Jeff Award nomination for her direction of last season's smash hit Miss Saigon. Quentin Earl Darrington will star as "Coalhouse Walker" (Broadway: RAGTIME, National Tours of THE COLOR PURPLE, RAGTIME and THE LION KING; and Regionally RAGTIME at Paper Mill Playhouse; ABYSSINIA at Goodspeed Opera House; A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at California Music Theatre, and DREAMGIRLS at Madame Walker Theatre; and Valisia Lekae (Broadway: RAGTIME, 110 IN THE SHADE, The Threepenny Opera; Off-Broadway: ALMOST HEAVEN; 1st National Tours of ALL SHOOK UP, MAMMA MIA) will star as "Sarah". (more...)

The Hypocrites End Run of CABARET at the Chicago DCA Storefront Theater 5/23The Hypocrites End Run of CABARET at the Chicago DCA Storefront Theater 5/23
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2010

The Hypocrites, in association with Chicago DCA Theater, will close their run of the Broadway classic Cabaret on May 23. The production, directed by Matt Hawkins, played Chicago DCA Theater's Storefront Theater at 66 E. Randolph Street. (more...)

Tony Braithwaite, Jim Stanek End Run in THE STORY OF MY LIFE at Act II Playhouse, 5/23Tony Braithwaite, Jim Stanek End Run in THE STORY OF MY LIFE at Act II Playhouse, 5/23
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2010

Act II Playhouse will end its run of the intimate new musical The Story of My Life, on May 23 and written by Neil Bartram (music and lyrics) and Brian Hill (book). Directed by Bud Martin, The Story of My Life stars Tony Braithwaite and Jim Stanek as lifelong best friends. (more...)

New Rep Presents HOT MIKADO, Through 5/22 at the Arsenal Center for the ArtsNew Rep Presents HOT MIKADO, Through 5/22 at the Arsenal Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2010

New Repertory Theatre, in residence at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, is thrilled to present Hot Mikado, book and lyrics adapted by David H. Bell with musical adaptation and arrangements by Rob Bowman. Hot Mikado opens for the press on Monday, May 3, 2010 at 7:30pm and plays through Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Arsenal Center for the Arts in the Charles Mosesian Theater. (more...)

New Rep Presents SOPHIE TUCKER: THE LAST OF THE RED HOT MAMAS, 6/26New Rep Presents SOPHIE TUCKER: THE LAST OF THE RED HOT MAMAS, 6/26
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2010

New Repertory Theatre, in residence at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, is pleased to announce its summer show Sophie Tucker: The Last of the Red Hot Mamas, a musical revue by Jack Fournier and Kathy Halenda. Sophie Tucker: The Last of the Red Hot Mamas opens for the press on Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 8:00pm and plays through Sunday, July 11, 2010 at the Arsenal Center for the Arts in the Charles Mosesian Theater. (more...)

La Mirada Theatre Ends Run of BUDDY, 5/2La Mirada Theatre Ends Run of BUDDY, 5/2
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2010

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts and McCoy Rigby Entertainment will close the fourth production and the 'rocking-est' show of La Mirada Theatre's 2009-2010 season, BUDDY - The Buddy Holly Story, written by Alan Janes & Rob Bettinson with choreography by Dana Solimando, musical direction by Darryl Archibald and directed by Glenn Casale on May 2nd. (more...)

Cyndi Lauper To Receive GLSEN Honor 5/24Cyndi Lauper To Receive GLSEN Honor 5/24
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2010

Cyndi Lauper is to receive the Inspiration Award from GLSEN on May 24 as part of their seventh annual Respect Awards. Lauper is to be recognized along with Phizer, American Express, David Dechman and Michael Mercure, and many more at Gotham Hall in New York City. (more...)

Madison Opera Celebrates 50th Anniversary During 2010-11 SeasonMadison Opera Celebrates 50th Anniversary During 2010-11 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2010

Madison Opera is excited to announce its 50th anniversary season, featuring Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro, the company premiere of Kurt Weill's The Threepenny Opera, and Verdi's La Traviata. In July 2011, Madison Opera also celebrates the 10th anniversary of Opera in the Park, a Madison Summer Tradition. (more...)

Performance Network Theatre Presents THE SEAFARER 6/26-7/10Performance Network Theatre Presents THE SEAFARER 6/26-7/10
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2010

Performance Network Theatre announces its production of the hit drama, 'The Seafarer' by Conor McPherson. 'The Seafarer' will begin June 10th and run through July 18th, 2010. This Broadway smash stars Hugh Maguire, Richard McWilliams ('The Retreat from Moscow'), Joel Mitchell ('Elizabeth Rex'), Keith Kalinowksi and Aaron Alpern. It is directed by Malcolm Tulip ('Amadeus'). (more...)

Bolton, Dale, Gandy Lend Their Talents To Theatre Museum's Award Gala 5/17Bolton, Dale, Gandy Lend Their Talents To Theatre Museum's Award Gala 5/17
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2010

Versatile Broadway performer John Bolton, Tony award-winning actor Jim Dale and renown musical conductor Aaron Gandy will join previously announced Tony Walton, Jennifer Evans, Kevin Cahoon, Jessica Grove, Noah Racey and Annika Boras for The Theatre Museum's 2010 Awards Ceremony. (more...)

LA CAGE AUX FOLLES Announces Opening Of CLUB LA CAGELA CAGE AUX FOLLES Announces Opening Of CLUB LA CAGE
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2010

LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, nominated for 11 Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Musical, is pleased to announce CLUB LA CAGE, the official post-theatre entertainment and dining experience! (more...)


by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2010

From Broadway to Hollywood. On stage and on screen. There is no other voice like the phenomenal Maureen McGovern. With a voice that is a beacon for American song, Ms. McGovern returns to join Peter Nero and the Philly Pops to wind her way around the songs of the 1960s and 1970s. (more...)

Bat Boy & Midsummer Night's Dream Run At Great Lakes Theater Festival Through 5/16Bat Boy & Midsummer Night's Dream Run At Great Lakes Theater Festival Through 5/16
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2010

Great Lakes Theater Festival (GLTF) will conclude its 2009-10 season in the company's revolutionary home at the Hanna Theatre, PlayhouseSquare, with a Spring Repertory that features Keythe Farley, Brian Flemming and Laurence O'Keefe's outrageous Off-Broadway Musical of the Year, Bat Boy: The Musical and William Shakespeare's magical masterpiece, A Midsummer Night's Dream. The productions will be performed in rotating repertory April 8 - May 16, 2010. The Spring Repertory features GLTF's resident artistic company of actors performing two alternating plays on the same stage over six weeks. Veteran Festival artist Victoria Bussert will direct Bat Boy: The Musical and GLTF's Producing Artistic Director Charles Fee will direct A Midsummer Night's Dream. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2010

From Broadway to Hollywood. On stage and on screen. There is no other voice like the phenomenal Maureen McGovern. With a voice that is a beacon for American song, Ms. McGovern returns to join Peter Nero and the Philly Pops to wind her way around the songs of the 1960s and 1970s. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2010

From Broadway to Hollywood. On stage and on screen. There is no other voice like the phenomenal Maureen McGovern. With a voice that is a beacon for American song, Ms. McGovern returns to join Peter Nero and the Philly Pops to wind her way around the songs of the 1960s and 1970s. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: ROCK OF AGES Opening Night in Toronto!STAGE TUBE: ROCK OF AGES Opening Night in Toronto!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 14, 2010

The Toronto production of the Broadway hit musical Rock of Ages officially opened this week on May 11th. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a look inside the opening night! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Sting Performs On NBC's Today - May 14, 2010Photo Coverage: Sting Performs On NBC's Today - May 14, 2010
by BWW Photo Special - May 14, 2010

Musician Sting performed on NBC's 'Today' at Rockefeller Center on May 14, 2010 in New York City. (more...)

Skylight Opera Theatre Presents An Evening With Gilbert & Sullivan 5/28-6/20Skylight Opera Theatre Presents An Evening With Gilbert & Sullivan 5/28-6/20
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2010

Dale Gutzman, founder and artistic director of Off The Wall Theatre, is returning to Skylight Opera Theatre to premier his new work, An Evening with Gilbert & Sullivan. Gutzman not only wrote the show but will also be directing it. He is no stranger to the Skylight, having directed twenty-three shows in the 1970s and 80s. (more...)

Arden Theatre Company Announces 2010/11 SeasonArden Theatre Company Announces 2010/11 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2010

Arden Theatre Company proudly announces the seven productions, featuring three world premieres, that comprise its 2010/11 season (more...)

David Cale's PALOMINO Plays The Kirk Douglas Theater 5/13-6/6David Cale's PALOMINO Plays The Kirk Douglas Theater 5/13-6/6
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2010

The West Coast premiere of writer-performer David Cale's 'Palomino' opens Thursday, May 13, 2010, at 8 p.m. at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre. Written, performed and directed by Cale, 'Palomino,' continues through June 6. (more...)

Bolton, Dale, Gandy Lend Their Talents To Theatre Museum's Award Gala 5/17Bolton, Dale, Gandy Lend Their Talents To Theatre Museum's Award Gala 5/17
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2010

Versatile Broadway performer John Bolton, Tony award-winning actor Jim Dale and renown musical conductor Aaron Gandy will join previously announced Tony Walton, Jennifer Evans, Kevin Cahoon, Jessica Grove, Noah Racey and Annika Boras for The Theatre Museum's 2010 Awards Ceremony. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2010

From Broadway to Hollywood. On stage and on screen. There is no other voice like the phenomenal Maureen McGovern. With a voice that is a beacon for American song, Ms. McGovern returns to join Peter Nero and the Philly Pops to wind her way around the songs of the 1960s and 1970s. (more...)

ROCK OF AGES Opens in Toronto 5/11ROCK OF AGES Opens in Toronto 5/11
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2010

Broadway's hit musical comedy, ROCK OF AGES, opens Tuesday May 11 at Toronto's Royal Alexandra Theatre. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Sieber-Led THE KID Opens Off-BroadwayPhoto Coverage: Sieber-Led THE KID Opens Off-Broadway
by Monica Simoes - May 11, 2010

Last night, Monday, May 10, The New Group opened their latest production of The Kid. This marks the final production in The New Group's current 2009-2010 season, which featured Kenneth Lonergan's The Starry Messenger and most recently, the hit revival of Sam Shepard's A Lie of the Mind, directed by Ethan Hawke. The Kid plays a limited Off-Broadway engagement through May 29 at The New Group @ Theatre Row. BroadwayWorld was on hand to capture the opening night after party arrivals. (more...)

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Concludes 2009-2010 SeaonHubbard Street Dance Chicago Concludes 2009-2010 Seaon
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2010

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago (HSDC), one of the world's premiere contemporary dance companies, will present the final series in its 2009-2010 season, which will include a World Premiere by eminent choreographer Aszure Barton; the Theatrical Premiere of resident choreographer Alejandro Cerrudo's Deep Down Dos, which received its symphonic debut in April with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra; and a revival of Bardo by Japanese choreographer Toru Shimazaki (more...)

Jamie de Roy & friends Plays at Primary Stages 5/1, Ackerman, Gillette & More To GuestJamie de Roy & friends Plays at Primary Stages 5/1, Ackerman, Gillette & More To Guest
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2010

Celebrated cabaret performer Jamie deRoy presents a special evening of her Multi MAC Award-winning variety show, Jamie de Roy & friends on Saturday, May 1st (8PM) at Primary Stages (59 East 59th Street ~between Park & Madison Avenues) with an evening of songs from Tony Award®-Winning Musicals. (more...)

THE WHO'S TOMMY Comes To CRT, Runs 4/22-5/1THE WHO'S TOMMY Comes To CRT, Runs 4/22-5/1
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2010

Storrs: Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the smash-hit Broadway Musical The Who's Tommy, April 22 - May 1, 2010 in the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre on the Storrs campus. (more...)

BroadwayWorld.com's On This Day - May 1, 2010BroadwayWorld.com's On This Day - May 1, 2010
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2010

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on May 1 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Connecticut Repertory Theatre Presents The Who's TOMMY, 4/22-5/1Connecticut Repertory Theatre Presents The Who's TOMMY, 4/22-5/1
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2010

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the smash-hit Broadway Musical The Who's Tommy, April 22 - May 1, 2010 in the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre on the Storrs campus. (more...)

SpeakEasy Presents Boston Premiere Of 'TRAILER PARK MUSICAL' 4/30-5/30SpeakEasy Presents Boston Premiere Of 'TRAILER PARK MUSICAL' 4/30-5/30
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2010

Agoraphobia, adultery, spray cheese, road kill, hysterical pregnancy, kleptomania, flan and disco - these are just a few of the subjects covered in hit Off-Broadway musical comedy THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL, which will have its Boston-area premiere April 30-May 30, produced by SpeakEasy Stage Company. (more...)

BroadwayWorld.com's On This Day - April 30, 2010BroadwayWorld.com's On This Day - April 30, 2010
by - Apr 30, 2010

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on April 30 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Constantine Maroulis to Star in the First National Tour of ROCK OF AGES Constantine Maroulis to Star in the First National Tour of ROCK OF AGES
by BWW - Apr 29, 2010

The producers of ROCK OF AGES announced today that Tony Award Nominee and 'American Idol' finalist, Constantine Maroulis, will reprise his acclaimed performance as Drew in the First National Tour of the five-time Tony Award nominated smash-hit musical ROCK OF AGES. The tour will launch in September in Chicago with a limited two-week engagement at the Bank of America Theatre September 21 - October 3, 2010. Tickets for ROCK OF AGES are now on sale as part of the 2010/2011 Broadway In Chicago Season Series or for groups of 15 or more. Individual tickets will go on sale soon. (more...)

ROCK OF AGES Will 'Jam' at Toronto's Royal Alexandra Theatre Beginning 4/27/2010ROCK OF AGES Will 'Jam' at Toronto's Royal Alexandra Theatre Beginning 4/27/2010
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2010

Broadway's rockin' goodtime musical ROCK OF AGES will have its Canadian premiere at the legendary Royal Alexandra Theatre, with performances beginning April 27, 2010. (more...)

Tony Braithwaite, Jim Stanek to Star in THE STORY OF MY LIFE at Act II Playhouse 4/27-5/23Tony Braithwaite, Jim Stanek to Star in THE STORY OF MY LIFE at Act II Playhouse 4/27-5/23
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2010

Act II Playhouse presents the intimate new musical The Story of My Life, on stage April 27-May 23 and written by Neil Bartram (music and lyrics) and Brian Hill (book). Directed by Bud Martin, The Story of My Life stars Tony Braithwaite and Jim Stanek as lifelong best friends. (more...)

Theater Offensive Honors Alan Cumming With Out On The Edge Award, 4/27Theater Offensive Honors Alan Cumming With Out On The Edge Award, 4/27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2010

Tony Award winning actor Alan Cumming will be honored with the Out on the Edge Award at Theater Offensive's 'climACTS...Under A Big Top' on April 27. The event will take place at the Big Apple Circus tents in Boston City Hall Plaza and will benefit the Theater Offensive's unique programs. (more...)

Alan Cumming: Singing Outside of a Character Would Give Him 'Panic Attacks'Alan Cumming: Singing Outside of a Character Would Give Him 'Panic Attacks'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2010

Alan Cumming will soon begin performances of his one man cabaret show at Feinstein's later the month. The New York Post recently sat down with the actor, who is famous for another cabaret role: Cumming starred as the Emcee in the 1998 revival of Cabaret, a role that would prove to be his big break in musical theatre. (more...)

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