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A.C.T. Celebrates Pinter With THE HOMECOMING, Plays 3/3-27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2011

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) continues its 2010-11 season with a revival of Nobel Laureate Harold Pinter's most provocative play, The Homecoming, directed by A.C.T. Artistic Director and longtime Pinter collaborator Carey Perloff. (more...)

Curran Theatre Welcomes ROCK OF AGES, 3/8-4/9
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2011

The music that ignited a generation is going to heat up San Francisco! The classic rock love story of the decade erupts into Broadway's best party, all to the sounds of such feel-good, sing-out-loud songs as Every Rose Has Its Thorn, I Wanna Know What Love Is, Here I Go Again, Don't Stop Believin' and more. ROCK OF AGES plays the Curran Theatre (445 Geary Street) March 8 through April 9 as part of the 2010-2011 Best of Broadway series under the direction of Carole Shorenstein Hays. Tickets on sale now! (more...)

Marquee Five Bring '8-Track Throwback' To The Laurie Beechman Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2011

2010 MAC Award-Winning Vocal Group MARQUEE FIVE (Julie Reyburn, Sierra Rein, Adam West Hemming, Mick Bleyer, and Vanessa Parvin) returns with their critically-acclaimed show '8-Track Throwback' for one night only. (more...)

New Rep Announces PREMIERE PARTY 2011 EVENT 3/7
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2011

On Monday, March 7, 2011, New Rep will be holding its very first Premiere Party at the historic Commander's Mansion. New Rep's Premiere Party 2011 is an exciting evening of entertainment to celebrate the announcement of New Rep's 2011-2012 Season. (more...)

Seattle Shakespeare Company To Produce The Threepenny Opera at Intiman Theatre, Closes 3/6
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2011

Seattle Shakespeare Company announced today its plans to produce The Threepenny Opera at the Intiman Theatre. The Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill musical satire about the dapper criminal, Mac the Knife, and the denizens of his seedy underworld will close March 6, 2011. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE THREEPENNY OPERA from Seattle Shakespeare Company
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2011

Seattle Shakespeare Company is currently presenting their first ever foray into musical theater with "The Threepenny Opera". A show that seasoned musical theater companies would have difficulty with; this typically Shakespearean company in their 20th year handles it with vision, humor and heart. (more...)

Marquee Five in '8-Track Throwback' at The Laurie Beechman Theatre, 3/26
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2011

2010 MAC Award-Winning Vocal Group MARQUEE FIVE (Julie Reyburn, Sierra Rein, Adam West Hemming, Mick Bleyer, and Vanessa Parvin) returns with their critically-acclaimed show '8-Track Throwback' for one night only. (more...)

Meet the Cast of CACTUS FLOWER Day 4: John Herrera
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2011

BroadwayWorld presents the cast of the Off-Broadway revival of CACTUS FLOWER! Today we feature John Herrera, who stars as Señor Arturo Sanchez. Learn all about him here... (more...)

The Threepenny Opera Opens at the Grand Théâtre de Québec, April 19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2011

Le Théâtre du Trident?L'Opéra de quat'sous Du 19 avril au 14 mai 2011 à 20 h,?à l'exception des 7 et 14 mai où la pièce sera présentée à 16 h ?Texte : Bertolt Brecht (more...)

Batt, Dixon et al. Lead Director's Company's BECOMING TENNESSEE Reading, 3/2
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2011

Bryan Batt (actor, designer, civic activist) portrays 'Salvatore Romano' on AMC's critically acclaimed dramatic series MAD MEN by the multi Emmy award winning writer/ producer, Matthew Wiener. The hit series has received numerous awards from the Emmys, the Golden Globes, the Screen Actors Guild, and the Peabody award. Broadway leading and principal roles include: 2005 revival of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, SUESSICAL THE MUSICAL, SUNSET BLVD., SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER, THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL, JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, STARLIGHT EXPRESS, and CATS. Off Broadway: FORBIDDEN BROADWAY STRIKES BACK, FORBIDDEN BROADWAY CLEANS UP ITS ACT (Drama Desk Nomination). Theatrically Bryan is most proud to have created the role of DARIUS in both the N.Y. and L.A (Drama Logue Award) productions as well as the film adaptation of Paul Rudnick's ground braking comedy JEFFREY. (more...)

Richardson, Robertson, Cuccioli and Shepard Star in Bickford Benefit 4/9
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2011

The Best of Times: A Star-Studded Salute to the Tony Awards, the 2011 Benefit Fundraiser at the Bickford Theatre, 6 Normandy Heights Road in Morristown, NJ, stars Tony Award-nominee Robert Cuccioli (Jekyll & Hyde), and Broadway and Regional favorites Suzzanne Douglas (3Penny Opera, Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill), Christine Marie Heath (I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change), Garth Kravits (The Drowsy Chaperone), Rob Richardson (A Tale of Two Cities), Joel Robertson (Les Miserables), David Sabella-Mills (Chicago), Matthew Shepard (The Scarlet Pimpernel, Wonderful Town), Julie Waldman Stiel (The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber), and Susan Speidel (Saturday's Highlife). (more...)

Cuccioli, Kravits, et al. Set for Bickford Theatre Benefit, 4/9
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2011

The Bickford Theatre at the Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Road in Morristown, is proud to present The Best of Times: A Star-Studded Salute to the Tony Awards, its annual benefit fundraiser, on Saturday, April 9, 2011 at 8 p.m. The Best of Times stars Tony Award-nominee Robert Cuccioli (Jekyll & Hyde), and Broadway and Regional favorites Suzzanne Douglas (3Penny Opera, Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill), Christine Marie Heath (I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change), Garth Kravits (The Drowsy Chaperone), Rob Richardson (A Tale of Two Cities), Joel Robertson (Les Miserables), David Sabella-Mills (Chicago), Matthew Shepard (The Scarlet Pimpernel, Wonderful Town), Julie Waldman Stiel (The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber), and Susan Speidel (Saturday's Highlife). (more...)

New Rep Announces THE LAST FIVE YEARS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2011

New Repertory Theatre, in residence at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, is pleased to announce it will be producing Jason Robert Brown's award-winning musical The Last Five Years. (more...)

Tomei, Whaley Lead New Group's MARIE AND BRUCE 3/14-5/7
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2011

The New Group proudly presents the first major New York revival of Wallace Shawn's Marie and Bruce in a limited Off-Broadway engagement March 14 - May 7. (more...)

NEW EYES Extends At WhiteFire Theater Thru 3/12
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2011

Josepel Productions is proud to announce that their smash-hit, critically-acclaimed, world premiere production of NEW EYES, written by Yafit Josephson and Suzanne Bressler, directed by Sammie Wayne, produced by Eliad Josephson and starring Yafit Josephson is EXTENDING through Saturday, March 12 at the Whitefire Theatre, 13500 Ventura Blvd. in Sherman Oaks. (more...)

Colony Theater Presents THE ALL NIGHT STRUT!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2011

The Colony Theatre Company is excited to present the fifth and final production of its 36th season, the classy, sassy musical, THE ALL NIGHT STRUT!, conceived by Fran Charnas, directed & choreographed by Murphy Cross and Paul Kreppel (Jay Johnson: The Two and Only!) with musical direction by Dean Mora. (more...)

Tomei, Whaley Lead New Group's MARIE AND BRUCE 3/14-5/7
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2011

The New Group proudly presents the first major New York revival of Wallace Shawn's Marie and Bruce in a limited Off-Broadway engagement March 14 - May 7. (more...)

Shine Sets Exit Date as Artistic Director of Seattle Shakespeare Company
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2011

Stephanie Shine, after serving Seattle Shakespeare Company for 17 years (4 years as Education Director and 13 years as Artistic Director) will resign as Artistic Director on June 30, 2011. Shine's announcement comes on the heels of a record-breaking run of her production of The Threepenny Opera that was performed at the Intiman Theatre. (more...)

Jamie deRoy & Friends Presents A Night at Feinstein's 4/17
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2011

Join celebrated cabaret performer Jamie deRoy as she marks the culmination of the 20th Anniversary Season of her Multi MAC Award-winning variety show, Jamie deRoy & friends, with a very special evening on Sunday, April 17th (8:30PM) at the legendary cabaret hot-spot Feinstein's at Loews Regency (540 Park Avenue @ 61st Street). (more...)

ROCK OF AGES Comes To The Paramount
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2011

In 1987 on the Sunset Strip, a small-town girl met a big-city dreamer - and in L.A.'s most legendary rock club, they fell in love to the greatest songs of the '80's. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Broadway Backwards Raises $281,243 for BC/EFA
by Linda Lenzi - Feb 8, 2011

BROADWAY BACKWARDS 6, the one-night-only event held Monday at the Longacre Theatre, raised a record-breaking $281,243 to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center (the Center). (more...)

Aiken, Cumming et al. to Perform at BROADWAY BACKWARDS 6, 2/7
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2011

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA) and The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center (the Center) announced today that BROADWAY BACKWARDS 6, the only Broadway event custom-made for the gay and lesbian community, its friends and families, will feature 'American Idol' runner-up Clay Aiken (Spamalot) and Tony winners Alan Cumming (Cabaret and CBS's 'The Good Wife') and Denis O'Hare (Take Me Out and HBO's 'True Blood'). (more...)

Route 66 Theatre Company Presents A TWIST OF WATER 2/17-3/20
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2011

Route 66 Theatre Company presents the second production of its 2010-2011 season with the world premiere of A Twist of Water, by Caitlin Montanye Parrish, co-created with and directed by Erica Weiss. (more...)

Madison Opera Present THE THREEPENNY OPERA, 2/4
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2011

Madison Opera will present Kurt Weill's The Threepenny Opera February 4 - 13, 2011. (more...)

Madison Opera Presents THE THREEPENNY OPERA 2/4-13
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2011

Madison Opera continues its 50th anniversary season with the company premiere of Kurt Weill's The Threepenny Opera in The Playhouse at the Overture Center for the Arts, Feb. 4 - 13, 2011. (more...)

Kurt Weill and Maxwell Anderson Collaborations Celebrated in New York
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2011

Kurt Weill's stage collaborations with Maxwell Anderson are being celebrated in New York this winter with rare back-to-back productions of "Knickerbocker Holiday" and "Lost in the Stars." (more...)

WICKED, MEMPHIS, LA CAGE, & More Headline Broadway LA's 2011-12 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2011

Broadway/L.A. announces the lineup for its 2011-2012 PANTAGES SEASON, a seven-show package that includes six Los Angeles premieres of recent Broadway productions - COME FLY AWAY, BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL, THE ADDAMS FAMILY, MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, LA CAGE AUX FOLLES and MEMPHIS - and the return of the most successful show in Pantages Theatre's history, WICKED. (more...)

Arden Theatre Company Presents A MOON FOR THE MISBEGOTTEN, Closes 2/27
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2011

Arden Theatre Company continues its 2010/11 season with Eugene O'Neill's American masterpiece A Moon for the Misbegotten. This mythic tale of old sins and the redemptive power of love will close February 27, 2011. (more...)

New Rep Announces PREMIERE PARTY 2011 EVENT 3/7
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2011

On Monday, March 7, 2011, New Rep will be holding its very first Premiere Party at the historic Commander's Mansion. New Rep's Premiere Party 2011 is an exciting evening of entertainment to celebrate the announcement of New Rep's 2011-2012 Season. (more...)

Bryan Batt, Jerry Dixon, et al. Join BECOMING TENNESSEE Reading
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2011

Bryan Batt (actor, designer, civic activist) portrays 'Salvatore Romano' on AMC's critically acclaimed dramatic series MAD MEN by the multi Emmy award winning writer/ producer, Matthew Wiener. The hit series has received numerous awards from the Emmys, the Golden Globes, the Screen Actors Guild, and the Peabody award. Broadway leading and principal roles include: 2005 revival of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, SUESSICAL THE MUSICAL, SUNSET BLVD., SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER, THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL, JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, STARLIGHT EXPRESS, and CATS. Off Broadway: FORBIDDEN BROADWAY STRIKES BACK, FORBIDDEN BROADWAY CLEANS UP ITS ACT (Drama Desk Nomination). Theatrically Bryan is most proud to have created the role of DARIUS in both the N.Y. and L.A (Drama Logue Award) productions as well as the film adaptation of Paul Rudnick's ground braking comedy JEFFREY. (more...)

Route 66 Theatre Company Presents A TWIST OF WATER
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2011

Route 66 Theatre Company presents the second production of its 2010-2011 season with the world premiere of A Twist of Water, by Caitlin Montanye Parrish, co-created with and directed by Erica Weiss. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE THREEPENNY OPERA from Seattle Shakespeare Company
by Jay Irwin - Feb 19, 2011

Seattle Shakespeare Company is currently presenting their first ever foray into musical theater with "The Threepenny Opera". A show that seasoned musical theater companies would have difficulty with; this typically Shakespearean company in their 20th year handles it with vision, humor and heart. (more...)

Photo Flash: Seattle Shakespeare Presents The Threepenny Opera
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2011

Slide into the seedy underworld of Mac the Knife, a dapper criminal who leaves a trail of broken hearts and slashed throats wherever he roams. In this musical satire of 'respectable' society, betrayals abound while new alliances form between the dashing thieves, saucy prostitutes, and scheming entrepreneurs in this crowning achievement of musical theatre. (more...)

UT Dept Of Theatre And Dance Presents THE THREEPENNY OPERA 2/18-2/27
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2011

The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance presents the 20th century musical theater milestone, The Threepenny Opera, written by Bertolt Brecht with music by Kurt Weill and directed by third-year MFA in Directing candidate, Halena Kays. (more...)

Tomei, Whaley Lead New Group's MARIE AND BRUCE 3/14-5/7
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2011

The New Group proudly presents the first major New York revival of Wallace Shawn's Marie and Bruce in a limited Off-Broadway engagement March 14 - May 7. (more...)

Route 66 Theatre Company Presents A TWIST OF WATER 2/17-3/20
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2011

Route 66 Theatre Company presents the second production of its 2010-2011 season with the world premiere of A Twist of Water, by Caitlin Montanye Parrish, co-created with and directed by Erica Weiss. (more...)

Route 66 Theatre Company Presents A TWIST OF WATER 2/17-3/20
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2011

Route 66 Theatre Company presents the second production of its 2010-2011 season with the world premiere of A Twist of Water, by Caitlin Montanye Parrish, co-created with and directed by Erica Weiss. (more...)

$10 Tix Offered For Route 66 Theatre's TWIST OF WATER 2/17-2/20; Continues Through 3/20
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2011

Route 66 Theatre Company presents the second production of its 2010-2011 season with the world premiere of A Twist of Water, by Caitlin Montanye Parrish, co-created with and directed by Erica Weiss. (more...)

Route 66 Theatre Company Presents A TWIST OF WATER 2/17-3/20
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2011

Route 66 Theatre Company presents the second production of its 2010-2011 season with the world premiere of A Twist of Water, by Caitlin Montanye Parrish, co-created with and directed by Erica Weiss. (more...)

Batt, Dixon et al. Lead Director's Company's BECOMING TENNESSEE Reading, 3/2
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2011

Bryan Batt (actor, designer, civic activist) portrays 'Salvatore Romano' on AMC's critically acclaimed dramatic series MAD MEN by the multi Emmy award winning writer/ producer, Matthew Wiener. The hit series has received numerous awards from the Emmys, the Golden Globes, the Screen Actors Guild, and the Peabody award. Broadway leading and principal roles include: 2005 revival of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, SUESSICAL THE MUSICAL, SUNSET BLVD., SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER, THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL, JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, STARLIGHT EXPRESS, and CATS. Off Broadway: FORBIDDEN BROADWAY STRIKES BACK, FORBIDDEN BROADWAY CLEANS UP ITS ACT (Drama Desk Nomination). Theatrically Bryan is most proud to have created the role of DARIUS in both the N.Y. and L.A (Drama Logue Award) productions as well as the film adaptation of Paul Rudnick's ground braking comedy JEFFREY. (more...)

THE THREEPENNY OPERA at Intiman Theatre Opens 2/16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2011

Seattle Shakespeare Company announced today its plans to produce The Threepenny Opera at the Intiman Theatre. The Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill musical satire about the dapper criminal, Mac the Knife, and the denizens of his seedy underworld will run February 16 through March 6, 2011 for 15 performances only. (more...)

Route 66 Theatre Company Presents A TWIST OF WATER 2/17-3/20
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2011

Route 66 Theatre Company presents the second production of its 2010-2011 season with the world premiere of A Twist of Water, by Caitlin Montanye Parrish, co-created with and directed by Erica Weiss. (more...)

PROOF Comes To Open Fist, Previews 2/14
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2011

The Open Fist Theatre Company and The Aquila Morong Studio are thrilled to announce their co-production, PROOF, written by David Auburn and directed by John Hindman. (more...)

Whitefire Theatre Presents World Premiere of NEW EYES, Closes 2/13
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2011

Josepel Productions is proud to present a world premiere play, NEW EYES, written by Yafit Josephson and Suzanne Bressler, directed by Sammie Wayne, produced by Eliad Josephson and starring Yafit Josephson. NEW EYES will close Sunday, February 13 at the Whitefire Theatre, 13500 Ventura Blvd. in Sherman Oaks. (more...)

Madison Opera Presents THE THREEPENNY OPERA, Closes 2/13
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2011

Madison Opera continues its 50th anniversary season with the company premiere of Kurt Weill's The Threepenny Opera in The Playhouse at the Overture Center for the Arts. The Threepeny Opera will close on Feb. 13, 2011. The production is Madison Opera's second venture in the intimate Playhouse and features a stellar cast from across theater and opera. (more...)

Nellie McKay Returns to Feinstein's, 3/22-4/2
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2011

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 Winter 2011 season with 'I Want To Live!' - an evening with NELLIE McKAY, a woman with dubious moral standards, often a guest in seedy bars... The return engagement of the critically acclaimed singer, songwriter and actress, featuring songs from her latest CD Home Sweet Mobile Home, will run from March 22 to April 2. According to The New Yorker, the new disc 'covers a wide range of pop styles, from rock and soul to Latin and reggae, and is a delight. In concert, McKay is funny and touching, ceaselessly clever and scarily talented.' While her 8:00 PM/8:30 PM early shows will offer her eclectic mix of standards and original material, the 10:30 PM 'Late Train' shows on Fridays and Saturdays will exclusively feature McKay's own distinctive compositions. McKay, who performs on piano and ukulele as well as vocals, will be joined by a trio of musicians; all shows take place at the Loews Regency Hotel (540 Park Avenue at 61st Street). (more...)

Young Centre Announces 6 New Resident Artists
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2011

Albert Schultz, General Director of the Young Centre for the Performing Arts, today announced six new Resident Artists who will, for the next twenty-four months, call the Young Centre home: Ravi Jain actor, producer and artistic director; legendary Toronto poet Dennis Lee; theatre designer Ken MacKenzie; singer, percussionist and band leader Aline Morales; filmmaker and actor Charles Officer and pianist and conductor Gregory Oh. (more...)

Preview Tix Offered For Route 66 Theatre's TWIST OF WATER 2/17-3/20
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2011

Route 66 Theatre Company presents the second production of its 2010-2011 season with the world premiere of A Twist of Water, by Caitlin Montanye Parrish, co-created with and directed by Erica Weiss. (more...)

NEW EYES Extends At WhiteFire Theater Thru 3/12
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2011

Josepel Productions is proud to announce that their smash-hit, critically-acclaimed, world premiere production of NEW EYES, written by Yafit Josephson and Suzanne Bressler, directed by Sammie Wayne, produced by Eliad Josephson and starring Yafit Josephson is EXTENDING through Saturday, March 12 at the Whitefire Theatre, 13500 Ventura Blvd. in Sherman Oaks. (more...)

Curran Theatre Welcomes ROCK OF AGES, 3/8-4/9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2011

The music that ignited a generation is going to heat up San Francisco! The classic rock love story of the decade erupts into Broadway's best party, all to the sounds of such feel-good, sing-out-loud songs as Every Rose Has Its Thorn, I Wanna Know What Love Is, Here I Go Again, Don't Stop Believin' and more. ROCK OF AGES plays the Curran Theatre (445 Geary Street) March 8 through April 9 as part of the 2010-2011 Best of Broadway series under the direction of Carole Shorenstein Hays. Tickets on sale now! (more...)

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