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NCR Kicks Off 30th Anniversary Season with LEND ME A TENORNCR Kicks Off 30th Anniversary Season with LEND ME A TENOR
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2011

North Coast Repertory Theatre Presents The Premiere Show of NCR's Thirtieth Anniversary Season LEND ME A TENOR by Ken Ludwig and directed by Matthew Wiener (more...)

McCarter Theatre Announces Its 2011-2012 Theater SeasonMcCarter Theatre Announces Its 2011-2012 Theater Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2011

McCarter Theatre announces its 2011-2012 Theater Season, which will feature three bold world premieres, a new romantic musical featuring the music of Rodgers and Hart, and an intellectual high-speed romp by one of the most celebrated dramatists of our time. (more...)

CAPA's Educational Series Kicks Off with ArtsPower's LAURA INGALLS WILDERCAPA's Educational Series Kicks Off with ArtsPower's LAURA INGALLS WILDER
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2011

ArtsPower National Touring Theatre's beloved Laura Ingalls Wilder chronicles the exciting adventures of the Ingalls family as they travel across the prairie in search of a little house to call home. Based on Wilder's own childhood experiences, which she began recording in her 60s, this original musical delights young audiences with the adventures of the spirited girl and her pioneer family. (more...)

Chesapeake Shakespeare Company Announces OUR TOWN Ticket GiveawayChesapeake Shakespeare Company Announces OUR TOWN Ticket Giveaway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2011

Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, Maryland's leading professional classic theatre company, is giving away 1 free ticket to the first 35 people that submit their own stories or photos of a production of Thornton Wilder's Our Town. This much performed, deeply moving play tells a story unlike any other; now CSC wants to hear your Our Town story. (more...)

Focal Point Theatre Company Presents The Against Type ProjectFocal Point Theatre Company Presents The Against Type Project
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2011

Focal Point Theatre Company (FPTC) begins its first season with a show dubbed The Against Type Project. (more...)

Maureen McVerry to Direct Moon's Oh, Kay!Maureen McVerry to Direct Moon's Oh, Kay!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2011

Award-winning actress Maureen McVerry will direct the second musical of 42nd Street Moon's l9th season: George and Ira Gershwin's OH, KAY! (1926). (more...)

Special School Performances Scheduled At The Players Club of SwarthmoreSpecial School Performances Scheduled At The Players Club of Swarthmore
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2011

The Players Club of Swarthmore has scheduled two Friday morning school performances of their 101st Season Opener, Thornton Wilder's American classic Our Town. (more...)

Fall 2011/Spring 2012 Performing Arts Announced At Japan SocietyFall 2011/Spring 2012 Performing Arts Announced At Japan Society
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2011

Japan Society has announced its Fall 2011/Spring 2012 Performing Arts Season, presenting works by visionary artists in the disciplines of theater, music and dance. (more...)

Japan Society Announces 2011-12 Performing Arts SeasonJapan Society Announces 2011-12 Performing Arts Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2011

Japan Society's Fall 2011/Spring 2012 Performing Arts Season kicks off in September with the Shizuoka Performing Arts Center (SPAC) production of Medea and continues with two not-to-be-missed music events: J-Music Ride featuring Cibo Matto & Yu Sakai (October), and Turntable Duo: Otomo Yoshihide + Christian Marclay (November) which is part of Performa 11. (more...)

Steppenwolf Theatre Presents THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER, 10/11-11/4Steppenwolf Theatre Presents THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER, 10/11-11/4
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2011

Steppenwolf for Young Adults launches its 2011/12 season with The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter adapted by Rebecca Gilman, based on the novel by Carson McCullers and directed by Hallie Gordon, playing October 11 - November 4, 2011 in Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St. The production features ensemble member Alan Wilder with Jessica Honor Carleton, Derrick C. Cooper, Walter Coppage, Ann Joseph, Loren Lazerine, Colm O'Reilly, Jay Reed, Robert Schleifer and Nick Vidal. Weekday matinees (Tuesdays through Fridays) are reserved for school groups only, with weekend (Saturday and Sunday) performances available to the public. Single tickets and tickets for school groups are currently on sale. (more...)

Steven Spielberg Wins 2011 David O. Selznick AwardSteven Spielberg Wins 2011 David O. Selznick Award
by Movies News Desk - Sep 21, 2011

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today that producer, director, writer and Principal Partner of DreamWorks Studios Steven Spielberg will receive the 2012 David O. Selznick Achievement Award in Motion Pictures. The award will be presented to Spielberg at the 23rd Annual Producers Guild Awards ceremony on Saturday, January 21st at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. (more...)

ANNIE To Play Holiday Encore in Aspen's Wheeler Opera House 12/16-23ANNIE To Play Holiday Encore in Aspen's Wheeler Opera House 12/16-23
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2011

Theatre Aspen, an award-winning professional theatre in the Rocky Mountains, announced an encore presentation of the beloved musical Annie, by Thomas Meehan (book), Charles Strouse (music) and Martin Charnin (lyrics). (more...)

Victoria Theatre Association Presents YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN 10/4-9Victoria Theatre Association Presents YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN 10/4-9
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2011

Victoria Theatre Association presents the first production of the 2011 - 2012 Miami Valley & Good Samaritan Hospitals Broadway Series - The New Mel Brooks Musical YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN - October 4-9, at the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center, in downtown Dayton. (more...)

XANADU replaces PROMISES, PROMISES in Drury Lane Theatre's SeasonXANADU replaces PROMISES, PROMISES in Drury Lane Theatre's Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2011

Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane, known for producing acclaimed, innovative and classic musicals and comedies, announces its 2012-2013 season featuring five glorious films brought to new life on stage. (more...)

ABC Announces 'Dancing With the Stars' Cast: David Arquette, Nancy Grace & MoreABC Announces 'Dancing With the Stars' Cast: David Arquette, Nancy Grace & More
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2011

A dynamic lineup of stars - including a U.S. veteran, an NBA champion, a film and TV star, a TV host and journalist, a Grammy-nominated singer, a supermodel, a reality TV star, a showbiz legacy and activist, and a World Cup star -- will take the stage for the two-hour season premiere of 'Dancing with the Stars,' MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 (8:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. (more...)

Revelation Readings 2011-2012 To Feature F. Murray Abraham, Helen CareyRevelation Readings 2011-2012 To Feature F. Murray Abraham, Helen Carey
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2011

Revelation Readings is an OBIE Award-Winning ongoing series presenting staged readings of new plays and rarely-performed classic texts. (more...)

'Fred Barton Presents...' Plays the Metropolitan Room, 9/18'Fred Barton Presents...' Plays the Metropolitan Room, 9/18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2011

Fred Barton, the award-winning orchestrator/arranger, pianist-singer-actor, songwriter, TV composer and theatrical musical director, with numerous credits on Broadway, Off Broadway, in cabaret, symphonic music and television, has literally done it all! Or has he? (more...)

WONDER WOMAN: A HOW TO GUIDE FOR LITTLE JEWISH GIRLS Plays Stage LeftWONDER WOMAN: A HOW TO GUIDE FOR LITTLE JEWISH GIRLS Plays Stage Left
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2011

Two-time FringeNYC award-winning writer/performer Cyndi Freeman's latest solo show, which premiered at the 2011 FRIGID New York Festival, traces her journey from a little suburban Jewish girl obsessed with Wonder Woman to a fabulous burlesque queen in NYC. (more...)

DNA PRESENTS Season Spotlights 11 World PremieresDNA PRESENTS Season Spotlights 11 World Premieres
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2011

Dance New Amsterdam (DNA), NYC's most progressive dance education center, creative laboratory and performance space, announces its upcoming 2011-2012 performance season. (more...)

'Fred Barton Presents...' Plays the Metropolitan Room, 9/18'Fred Barton Presents...' Plays the Metropolitan Room, 9/18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2011

Fred Barton, the award-winning orchestrator/arranger, pianist-singer-actor, songwriter, TV composer and theatrical musical director, with numerous credits on Broadway, Off Broadway, in cabaret, symphonic music and television, has literally done it all! Or has he? (more...)

NYMF Presents My History of Marriage 10/4-14NYMF Presents My History of Marriage 10/4-14
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2011

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Just My Luck Productions, Inc. present My History of Marriage a world premiere musical comedy by Academy Award® and two-time Grammy® winner David Shire, Lee Kalcheim and Samuel Kalcheim. (more...)

BREAKING NEWS: Bobby Cannavale to Star Opposite Lauren Ambrose in FUNNY GIRLBREAKING NEWS: Bobby Cannavale to Star Opposite Lauren Ambrose in FUNNY GIRL
by BWW - Sep 13, 2011

Two-time Tony Award nominee and Emmy Award winner Bobby Cannavale will star as Nick Arnstein opposite Lauren Ambrose, who will star as Fanny Brice, in the first Broadway revival of FUNNY GIRL since the 1964 original production. FUNNY GIRL, which features music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Bob Merrill and book by Isobel Lennart, will be directed by Tony Award-winner Bartlett Sher. (more...)

Steppenwolf Theatre Presents THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER, 10/11-11/4Steppenwolf Theatre Presents THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER, 10/11-11/4
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2011

Steppenwolf for Young Adults launches its 2011/12 season with The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter adapted by Rebecca Gilman, based on the novel by Carson McCullers and directed by Hallie Gordon, playing October 11 - November 4, 2011 in Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St. The production features ensemble member Alan Wilder with Jessica Honor Carleton, Derrick C. Cooper, Walter Coppage, Ann Joseph, Loren Lazerine, Colm O'Reilly, Jay Reed, Robert Schleifer and Nick Vidal. Weekday matinees (Tuesdays through Fridays) are reserved for school groups only, with weekend (Saturday and Sunday) performances available to the public. Single tickets and tickets for school groups are currently on sale. (more...)

Connecticut Repertory Theatre Announces 2011-2012 SeasonConnecticut Repertory Theatre Announces 2011-2012 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2011

The Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) celebrates 50 years of the School of Fine Arts at the University of Connecticut with an exciting 2011-2012 Season commemorating the human journey and coming home. (more...)

WONDER WOMAN: A HOW TO GUIDE FOR LITTLE JEWISH GIRLS Plays Stage LeftWONDER WOMAN: A HOW TO GUIDE FOR LITTLE JEWISH GIRLS Plays Stage Left
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2011

Two-time FringeNYC award-winning writer/performer Cyndi Freeman's latest solo show, which premiered at the 2011 FRIGID New York Festival, traces her journey from a little suburban Jewish girl obsessed with Wonder Woman to a fabulous burlesque queen in NYC. (more...)

Summer on the Hudson Announces 9th Annual West Side County Fair 9/10Summer on the Hudson Announces 9th Annual West Side County Fair 9/10
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2011

A little country comes right here to Manhattan with live performances, carnival rides, a petting zoo and more at Summer on the Hudson's 9th Annual West Side County Fair, a park-wide event on Saturday, September 10 from 1-6 pm. (more...)

WONDER WOMAN: A HOW TO GUIDE FOR LITTLE JEWISH GIRLS Closes at Stage LeftWONDER WOMAN: A HOW TO GUIDE FOR LITTLE JEWISH GIRLS Closes at Stage Left
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2011

Two-time FringeNYC award-winning writer/performer Cyndi Freeman's latest solo show, which premiered at the 2011 FRIGID New York Festival, traces her journey from a little suburban Jewish girl obsessed with Wonder Woman to a fabulous burlesque queen in NYC. (more...)

Top Stories You Missed on BWW This WeekendTop Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend
by - Oct 9, 2011

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from this weekend Sunday, October 9, 2011 - Sunday, October 9, 2011. (more...)

Connecticut Repertory Theatre takes a trip to OUR TOWN through October 16Connecticut Repertory Theatre takes a trip to OUR TOWN through October 16
by Jacques Lamarre - Oct 9, 2011

Connecticut Repertory Theatre tackles Thornton Wilder's 20th century classic with David Patrick Kelly. (more...)

Jazz Ministry at Saint Peter┬'s Church Announces Randy Weston 10/7Jazz Ministry at Saint Peter┬'s Church Announces Randy Weston 10/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2011

On this, the 41st anniversary of All Nite Soul, the Jazz Ministry of Saint Peter's Church - the Jazz Church - will honor Randy Weston, NEA Jazz Master, composer and pianist. (more...)

OUR TOWN Plays Chesapeake Shakespeare Company iOUR TOWN Plays Chesapeake Shakespeare Company i
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2011

Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, Maryland's leading professional classic theatre company begins its 2011-2012 season with productions of Our Town, The Merchant of Venice, Pride and Prejudice, and Romeo and Juliet. (more...)

Our Town Opens At Connecticut Repertory Theatre Our Town Opens At Connecticut Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2011

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Our Town, tonight through October 16 in the Nafe Katter Theatre, Storrs. (more...)

Endangered Species Project Announces 'The Scarecrow' Reading, 10/18Endangered Species Project Announces 'The Scarecrow' Reading, 10/18
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2011

The Scarecrow by American poet and playwright Percy MacKaye (1875-1956), is ESP's October surprise - a witchy adventure suggested by a Nathanial Hawthorne tale, transformed into, as MacKaye called it, 'A Tragedy of the Ludicrous.' (more...)

Connecticut Repertory Theatre Begins 2011-2012 SeasonConnecticut Repertory Theatre Begins 2011-2012 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2011

The Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) celebrates 50 years of the School of Fine Arts at the University of Connecticut with an exciting 2011-2012 Season commemorating the human journey and coming home. (more...)

DOUBLE INDEMNITY Concludes ACT Theatre's SeasonDOUBLE INDEMNITY Concludes ACT Theatre's Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2011

ACT Theatre concludes its 2011 Season with the noir thriller, Double Indemnity, by James M. Cain and adapted for the stage in this world premiere by Seattle favorites, David Pichette and R. Hamilton Wright. (more...)

Focal Point Theatre Company Presents The Against Type ProjectFocal Point Theatre Company Presents The Against Type Project
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2011

Focal Point Theatre Company (FPTC) begins its first season with a show dubbed The Against Type Project. (more...)

NYMF Presents My History of Marriage 1NYMF Presents My History of Marriage 1
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2011

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Just My Luck Productions, Inc. present My History of Marriage a world premiere musical comedy by Academy Award® and two-time Grammy® winner David Shire, Lee Kalcheim and Samuel Kalcheim. (more...)

Victoria Theatre Association Presents YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN Victoria Theatre Association Presents YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2011

Victoria Theatre Association presents the first production of the 2011 - 2012 Miami Valley & Good Samaritan Hospitals Broadway Series - The New Mel Brooks Musical YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN - tonight - October 9, at the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center, in downtown Dayton. (more...)

Elliott Robinson Stars as WILLY WONKA in Upcoming Circle Players ProductionElliott Robinson Stars as WILLY WONKA in Upcoming Circle Players Production
by Jeffrey Ellis - Oct 4, 2011

When Circle Players presents the Leslie Bricusse-Anthony Newly musical Willy Wonka, running October 14-30 at the Keeton Theatre in Donelson, the audience will be exposed to plenty of sugary treats. After all, the stage adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic story is mostly set in a magical chocolate factory where its owner, Willy Wonka, is checking out possible heirs to his candy empire. He puts his young candidates through a series of character tests which only one boy, Charlie Bucket, passes. (more...)

Larry King Returns, Raises $4.2M on Pre-Rosh Hashana Chabad TelethonLarry King Returns, Raises $4.2M on Pre-Rosh Hashana Chabad Telethon
by TV News Desk - Oct 4, 2011

After stepping down last December from the throne that he held for 25 years and 60,000 interviews on Larry King Live, the broadcasting icon stepped back up on the air with 'Larry King To Life' hosting the 31st Chabad Lechaim To Life Telethon, with celebrity guests Howie Mandel, Oscar winners John Voight and Elliot Gould, Brad Garrett, Tom Arnold and Paula Abdul, among others. It was broadcast live from Hollywood Sunday Sept 25 and reached over 45 million households worldwide, breaking the record as the most viewed Jewish holiday program of all time! (more...)

Focal Point Theatre Company Presents The Against Type ProjectFocal Point Theatre Company Presents The Against Type Project
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2011

Focal Point Theatre Company (FPTC) begins its first season with a show dubbed The Against Type Project. (more...)

Chesapeake Shakespeare Company Announces OUR TOWN Ticket GiveawayChesapeake Shakespeare Company Announces OUR TOWN Ticket Giveaway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2011

Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, Maryland's leading professional classic theatre company, is giving away 1 free ticket to the first 35 people that submit their own stories or photos of a production of Thornton Wilder's Our Town. This much performed, deeply moving play tells a story unlike any other; now CSC wants to hear your Our Town story. (more...)

Parker Posey, Campbell Scott, et al. Set for STORIES ON 5 STORIES Benefit, 10/17Parker Posey, Campbell Scott, et al. Set for STORIES ON 5 STORIES Benefit, 10/17
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2011

Playwrights Horizons has announced the line-up of performers participating in the return of its popular benefit evening STORIES ON 5 STORIES: Dirty Laundry on Monday evening, October 17. (more...)

Heineken City Arts Fest Presents 'The Ecstasy of Influence,' 10/20Heineken City Arts Fest Presents 'The Ecstasy of Influence,' 10/20
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2011

A cornerstone of the Heineken City Arts Fest programming is The Ecstasy of Influence: An interdisciplinary poetry, music and visual art showcase at Town Hall. The event features readings by acclaimed Northwest poets Heather McHugh, Kary Wayson, Kate Lebo and Erika Wilder, new music by spunky bluegrass trio The Half Brothers, live painting by Chrom-A-Matic and hosted by Jennifer Borges Foster. (more...)

Theatre Aspen Presents ANNIE, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS; Tickets On Sale NowTheatre Aspen Presents ANNIE, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS; Tickets On Sale Now
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2011

Tickets are now on sale for two winter productions at Theatre Aspen, an award-winning professional theatre in the Rocky Mountains. Theatre Aspen School presents the Howard Ashman and Alan Menken musical Little Shop of Horrors at the Aspen District Theatre from December 2nd - 11th, followed by an encore presentation of the beloved musical Annie, by Thomas Meehan (book), Charles Strouse (music) and Martin Charnin (lyrics). Annie played to sold-out houses in Aspen this summer, and was the largest musical ever produced by the organization, now in its twenty-eighth year. Annie will run from December 16th - 23rd, at the historic Wheeler Opera House in downtown Aspen. (more...)

Steppenwolf Presents THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER 10/11-11/4Steppenwolf Presents THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER 10/11-11/4
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2011

Steppenwolf for Young Adults launches its 2011/12 season with The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter adapted by Rebecca Gilman, based on the novel by Carson McCullers and directed by Hallie Gordon, playing October 11 - November 4, 2011 in Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St. (more...)

Steppenwolf Theatre Presents THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER, 10/11-11/4Steppenwolf Theatre Presents THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER, 10/11-11/4
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2011

Steppenwolf for Young Adults launches its 2011/12 season with The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter adapted by Rebecca Gilman, based on the novel by Carson McCullers and directed by Hallie Gordon, playing October 11 - November 4, 2011 in Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St. The production features ensemble member Alan Wilder with Jessica Honor Carleton, Derrick C. Cooper, Walter Coppage, Ann Joseph, Loren Lazerine, Colm O'Reilly, Jay Reed, Robert Schleifer and Nick Vidal. Weekday matinees (Tuesdays through Fridays) are reserved for school groups only, with weekend (Saturday and Sunday) performances available to the public. Single tickets and tickets for school groups are currently on sale. (more...)

Addison Begins In Vitro Treatments on ABC's Private Practice, 10/27Addison Begins In Vitro Treatments on ABC's Private Practice, 10/27
by TV News Desk - Oct 11, 2011

In the upcoming episode of ABC's 'Private Practice' entitled, 'Step One', Addison begins in vitro fertilization treatments with Jake's help, unbeknownst to Sam, Amelia is deeply conflicted when her terminally-ill friend, Michelle, asks her assistance in her suicide, and Sam and Violet contend with a patient who refuses his anti-psychotic medication, on 'Private Practice,' THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27 (10:02-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. (more...)

A Moving OUR TOWNA Moving OUR TOWN
by Brent Englar - Oct 10, 2011

The Chesapeake Shakespeare Company brings OUR TOWN to life in the ruins above Ellicott City. (more...)

CAPA Announces 2011-12 Season, Kicks Off With David Sanborn Trio  CAPA Announces 2011-12 Season, Kicks Off With David Sanborn Trio
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2011

CAPA today announced its season lineup for 2011-12. Highlights include the Columbus premiere of Theatre Royal Bath's production of Harold Pinter's acclaimed play, The Caretaker, starring the Tony® Award-winning actor of stage and screen, Jonathan Pryce. (more...)

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