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Freud Playhouse ( Los Angeles, CA)
Los Angeles, CA

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Set firmly in, and often about, New York, Company follows five married, once married, or soon to be married couples and their mutual friend, Robert, a 35-year old bachelor who has been unable to connect in a long-term relationship. Bobby observes the less than ideal aspects of commitment. But, eventually, learns that while relationships aren't perfect, they are a necessary part of "Being Alive." Includes the songs "Getting Married Today," "The Ladies Who Lunch," and "Being Alive."



Opening on Broadway in 1970 and running 705 performances, garnering 14 Tony Award Nominations, and winning 6 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Book, Best Score, Best Lyrics. Revived on Broadway in 1995 running for 60 performances garnering 2 Tony Nominations. Revived again in 2006 running 246 performances garnering 3 Tony Nominations and winning for Best Revival of a Musical.

BWW review: A RAISIN IN THE SUN, Crucible Studio, Sheffield, Feb 1 2016BWW review: A RAISIN IN THE SUN, Crucible Studio, Sheffield, Feb 1 2016
by Ruth Deller - Feb 14, 2016

The Sheffield Theatres/Eclipse Theatres production shows that Lorraine Hansberry's classic play is as fresh today as when it was first written. (more...)

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BWW TV: Push Da (Play) Button! THE COLOR PURPLE Cast Gathers to Listen to Their New Cast Album!BWW TV: Push Da (Play) Button! THE COLOR PURPLE Cast Gathers to Listen to Their New Cast Album!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 13, 2016

THE COLOR PURPLE recently recorded its official cast album, which will be released by Broadway Records on February 19 and can be pre-ordered at Amazon.com and atwww.BroadwayRecords.com. Directed by Tony Award winner John Doyle, the production stars Cynthia Erivo, Jennifer Hudson, and Danielle Brooks- all making their Broadway debuts. The Company just got together for a listening party and BroadwayWorld was there to celebrate. Check out highlights from the special night below! (more...)

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by Jessica Fallon Gordon - Feb 13, 2016

The wait is over! Sandy Duncan, the beloved stage and screen actress known for her magical, high-flying, Tony-nominated performance as 'Peter Pan' on Broadway, has returned to Neverland. (more...)

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BWW Review: ADELAIDE FRINGE 2016: A GAMBLER'S GUIDE TO DYING Explores An Unusual PhilosophyBWW Review: ADELAIDE FRINGE 2016: A GAMBLER'S GUIDE TO DYING Explores An Unusual Philosophy
by Barry Lenny - Feb 13, 2016

Cheering when England won, in a pub full of English hating Scots, was not a good move by Archie Campbell. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2016

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Review Roundup: Bobby Cannavale Leads HBO's VINYL, from Martin Scorsese and Mick JaggerReview Roundup: Bobby Cannavale Leads HBO's VINYL, from Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger
by Review Roundups - Feb 13, 2016

HBO's music industry drama VINYL makes its official debut tomorrow, on Valentine's Day, but reviews are already rolling in, and we've got the first set! Below, read all the reviews from the show starring Tony nominee Bobby Canavale, with Olivia Wilde, Ray Romano, Max Casella, and more! (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2016

Gettysburg Community Theatre, the non-profit 501c3 organization located in the original Elks Lodge building at 49 York Street within the first block of Lincoln Square in historic downtown Gettysburg, will present their 8th Annual Gala "Broadway In Gettysburg" featuring two Broadway stars on Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 6:30pm at the Gettysburg College Union Ballroom located at 430 W. Lincoln Avenue in Gettysburg, PA. (more...)

THE REAL MACHIAVELLI Opens March 4 at 13th Street Repertory TheaterTHE REAL MACHIAVELLI Opens March 4 at 13th Street Repertory Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2016

In the middle of an election season of clashing egos and outrageous demagogues, comes a new play about the writing of the most infamous book ever written about dirty politics, 'The Prince.' Cheryl King, artistic director of Stage Left Studio, will direct and perform in Monica Bauer's new play, The Real Machiavelli, opening on March 4th for a limited run at 13th Street Repertory Theater. (more...)

BREAD & PUPPET Comes to MassArt with Free Public Performances All WeekendBREAD & PUPPET Comes to MassArt with Free Public Performances All Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2016

Massachusetts College of Art and Design (MassArt) will host Bread & Puppet Theater, featuring Founder and Artistic Director Peter Schumann, for an 11-day Artist-in-Residency February 11-21. (more...)

Reagle Music Theatre Presents THE CAST OF BEATLEMANIAReagle Music Theatre Presents THE CAST OF BEATLEMANIA
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2016

Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston will take audiences on a musical journey across the pond on Sunday, February 21st at 2:00 pm when The Cast of Beatlemania takes the stage for a rockin' flashback to the time of the British Invasion. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2016

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BWW Review: Nashville Ballet's 2016 ATTITUDE SeriesBWW Review: Nashville Ballet's 2016 ATTITUDE Series
by Jeffrey Ellis - Feb 13, 2016

Without doubt, excessive exaggeration or hyperbole, Nashville is a veritable 'city of dreams,' a place where creativity thrives and collaboration is a way of life. Perhaps in no other way is this synergy expressed more artfully than in Nashville Ballet's Attitude series - playing through Valentine's Day at TPAC's James K. Polk Theatre - which captures the very essence of Music City, encapsulating it in the music of local songwriters and then translating it for an audience via the ephemeral nature of dance. (more...)

Little Fish Theatre Set to Produce SLEUTH This MarchLittle Fish Theatre Set to Produce SLEUTH This March
by Louisa Brady - Feb 13, 2016

Little Fish Theatre's third production in their eleven-show line-up for 2016 is Sleuth, by Anthony Shaffer.  Written by the popular British playwright, screenwriter, and novelist, Sleuth ran for over 1200 performances on Broadway, was the winner of the 1971 Tony® Award for Best Play, and was made into two feature films.    (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Road Theatre Company's BROKEN FENCESPhoto Flash: First Look at Road Theatre Company's BROKEN FENCES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2016

THE ROAD THEATRE Company's and second show of its 2015-2016 - 25th Anniversary Season, the West Coast Premiere of BROKEN FENCES, written by Steven Simoncic and directed by Andre Barron has begun performances at the Road Theatre Company's second home, the Road on Magnolia, located in the NoHo Senior Arts Colony, 10747 Magnolia Blvd. in North Hollywood.  BROKEN FENCES began previews on Tuesday, February 9 at 8pm and opened on Friday, February 12 at 8pm. It will run through Sunday, April 3rd. (more...)

Northern Stage's THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES to Showcase Three Actors in Sixteen Roles This WinterNorthern Stage's THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES to Showcase Three Actors in Sixteen Roles This Winter
by Louisa Brady - Feb 13, 2016

The Hound of the Baskervilles, written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and adapted by Steven Canny and John Nicholson, runs live on stage at the brand new Barrette Center for the Arts in White River Junction, VT, February 24 through March 12. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2016

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Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 2/13/2016
by - Feb 13, 2016

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 2/13/2016. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

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The Wheelhouse Theatre Company to Present JULIUS CAESAR, 3/2-13The Wheelhouse Theatre Company to Present JULIUS CAESAR, 3/2-13
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

The Wheelhouse Theater Company, a new theater Company dedicated to transformative, joyful and essential works, has announced that it will present a dynamic, bloody production of William Shakespeare's JULIUS CAESAR, Wednesday, March 2nd through Sunday, March 12th at the Davenport Theatre, 354 West 45th Street. Founding Artistic Director of the Company Jeff Wise will direct. (more...)

Alley Theatre Announces Cast, Creative Team for AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYSAlley Theatre Announces Cast, Creative Team for AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

Alley Theatre Artistic Director Gregory Boyd announces the cast and creative team for Around the World in 80 Days, which runs March 4-April 3 in the Hubbard Theatre. (more...)

Noel Paul Stookey Coming to Rubicon Theatre, 5/15Noel Paul Stookey Coming to Rubicon Theatre, 5/15
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

 Returning after last year's sold-out concert, singer/songwriter Noel Paul Stookey (Paul of Peter, Paul and Mary), brings his intimate musicality to the Rubicon Theatre Company stage once again for a one-night-only, two-hour event of story and melody spanning 50 years. The concert, entitled "At Home: Ventura," takes place on Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at Rubicon's home in Ventura's Downtown Cultural District. For tickets, call (805) 667-2900 or go to www.rubicontheatre.org. (more...)

CTG Receives Doris Duke Charitable Foundation GrantCTG Receives Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Grant
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

Center Theatre Group is one of 24 artists and arts organizations that are the recipients of The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation's (DDCF) 2016 Building Demand for the Arts Implementation grant, it was announced today by the DDCF. (more...)

BWW Review: NEWSIES Tour in MinneapolisBWW Review: NEWSIES Tour in Minneapolis
by Kristen Hirsch Montag - Feb 12, 2016

Dancing newsboys! Underdogs win! Read all about it! NEWSIES leaps on the Orpheum stage through Feb. 14. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

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Longtime Princeton Ballet School Director to RetireLongtime Princeton Ballet School Director to Retire
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

American Repertory Ballet and Princeton Ballet School announce the retirement of school director Mary Pat Robertson. Ms. Robertson began teaching at Princeton Ballet School in 1980, and became director in 1986. She is only the third director in the school's 62-year history. While a nationwide search for a new director is underway, Ms. Robertson will continue in her position through June 2016 to ensure a smooth and successful transition. (more...)

BWW Review: MATTHEW BOURNE'S SLEEPING BEAUTY, Birmingham HippodromeBWW Review: MATTHEW BOURNE'S SLEEPING BEAUTY, Birmingham Hippodrome
by Emma Cann - Feb 12, 2016

Completing his trio of Tchaikovsky's great ballets, Sir Matthew Bourne has turned his choreographic hand to Sleeping Beauty, with the added surtitle 'a gothic romance.' After reportedly experiencing divine inspiration whilst staying in the former bedroom of the renowned Russian composer, Bourne has re-worked the notoriously difficult narrative of this famous fairy tale, injecting new life into a story where the protagonist usually spends much of the time asleep. (more...)

Artemisia to Redesign Website with Arts Work Fund GrantArtemisia to Redesign Website with Arts Work Fund Grant
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

Artemisia, a Chicago Theatre that produces visionary, female-driven plays, is the proud recipient of a grant from the Arts Work Fund to create a new website. The Arts Work Fund for Organizational Development is a funder collaborative created to help strengthen the management and operations of small arts and cultural organizations in Chicago and Cook County.  The Arts Work Fund fosters diversity and encourages investment in small arts and cultural organizations by the philanthropic community (more...)

Infinity Theatre to Present ALMOST HEAVEN: SONGS OF JOHN DENVER, 6/10-7/28Infinity Theatre to Present ALMOST HEAVEN: SONGS OF JOHN DENVER, 6/10-7/28
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

Fresh after producing the critically acclaimed Broadway revival of DAMES AT SEA, Infinity Theatre Company will return to Annapolis with the first show of their 2016 mainstage season, ALMOST HEAVEN: SONGS OF JOHN DENVER. Infinity's second mainstage show will be announced on April 4th. (more...)

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Photo Flash: First Look at Rolling Premiere of IN A WORD at Strawdog Theatre CompanyPhoto Flash: First Look at Rolling Premiere of IN A WORD at Strawdog Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

Strawdog Theatre Company and Artistic Director Hank Boland are proud to announce the third main stage production in its 2015 - 2016 season, Lauren Yee's In A Word, February 5 - March 19, directed by Jess McLeod, at Strawdog Theatre Company, 3829 N. Broadway St. Previews are Friday, Feb. 5 and 12, Saturday, Feb. 6 and 13 at 8 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 7 and 14 at 4 p.m. and Thursday, Feb. 11 at 8 p.m. Opening night is Monday, Feb. 15 at 8 p.m. The regular performance schedule is Thursdays - Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 4 p.m. An industry performance is Monday, Feb. 22 at 8 p.m. and a fully accessible performance in conjunction with the Access Project at Victory Gardens is Thursday, March 3 at 8 p.m.* Preview tickets are $15, regular run tickets are $28 and on sale now. Subscriptions, group, rush, senior and student discounts are also available. Tickets may be ordered online at strawdog.org or by calling OvationTix toll-free: 866-811-4111. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

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PUDO Inc. Announces Closing of $1.17 Million Private PlacementPUDO Inc. Announces Closing of $1.17 Million Private Placement
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

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BWW Interview: 6 Questions & a Plug with SILENCE! THE MUSICAL's Ryan London LevinBWW Interview: 6 Questions & a Plug with SILENCE! THE MUSICAL's Ryan London Levin
by Kristen Hirsch Montag - Feb 12, 2016

Minneapolis Musical Theatre and its co-founder Steven Meerdink & Bitter Boy Productions united to bring the Twin Cities area premiere of NYC Fringe hit SILENCE! The Musical to Minneapolis' Lab Theater. Ryan London Levin (Buffalo Bill) took time from his on-stage murderous spree to answer 6 Questions & a Plug. (more...)

Kenny Hadley Big Band to Headline THE BLACK BOX Big Band Brunch, 3/6Kenny Hadley Big Band to Headline THE BLACK BOX Big Band Brunch, 3/6
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

Drummer Kenny Hadley is Franklin Performing Arts Company's go-to guy for live music. The Company, now celebrating a milestone 25th anniversary, showcases professional musicians for all mainstage productions and presents an ambitious schedule of music series events at THE BLACK BOX, FPAC's new home and performance venue. Hadley's relationship with FPAC goes back to 1995 when the drummer played the debut production of 'Tis the Season!, FPAC's original holiday musical. The Company's orchestra contractor since the mid-2000s, Hadley now hires for six FPAC productions annually. At THE BLACK BOX this season, Hadley has played performances ranging from The Addams Family musical and Cabaret Series dates to a reunion gig with the R&B band Soul Kitchen and a Jazz Series presentation with his own critically acclaimed Kenny Hadley Big Band. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Maltby & Shire's CLOSER THAN EVER at ICTPhoto Flash: First Look at Maltby & Shire's CLOSER THAN EVER at ICT
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

 Two dozen wise and witty "songs of experience" with charming melodies and smartly crafted lyrics.International City Theatre opens its 2016 season with a recently updated version of Closer Than Ever, the Outer Critics Circle Award winner for Best off-Broadway Musical that also netted Drama Desk nominations for lyricist Richard Maltby, Jr. and composer David Shire. Directed and choreographed by Todd Nielsen, with musical direction by Gerald Sternbach, and starring ICT favorites Kevin Bailey (Abigail/1702),Valerie Perri (The Sweepers), Adam von Almen (The Heir Apparent) and newcomer Katheryne Penny, Closer Than Ever opens February 12at ICT's home in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center. Two low-priced previews take place on Feb. 10 and Feb. 11. (more...)

FPAC to Host CULINARY CABARET 2016, 3/4FPAC to Host CULINARY CABARET 2016, 3/4
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

The Franklin Performing Arts Company (FPAC) presents Culinary Cabaret 2016 on Friday, March 4, from 7-11 p.m. at THE BLACK BOX, 15 West Central Street, in downtown Franklin. The annual food and wine event showcases the culinary and performing arts, featuring masterful dishes and gourmet specialties. The evening also includes a culinary-themed silent auction and entertainment by the ACME Jazz Quartet and the international touring ensemble Electric Youth. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Marc Salem's MIND OVER CHICAGO at Apollo TheaterPhoto Flash: First Look at Marc Salem's MIND OVER CHICAGO at Apollo Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

The newly designed and renovated Apollo Theater Chicago, 2540 N Lincoln Ave, is excited to present a special limited engagement of Marc Salem's Mind Over Chicago, the latest interactive show in Marc Salem's Mind Over… series, created with tasty local flavor specifically for the Windy City. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at THE UNFORTUNATES at American Conservatory TheaterPhoto Flash: First Look at THE UNFORTUNATES at American Conservatory Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

American Conservatory Theater continues its 2015-16 season with The Unfortunates (February 3-April 10, 2016), a darkly comic musical that uses a unique mix of early 20th century American blues and gospel stylings fused with modern and syncopated rhythms to transport audiences to a world of memory and mythmaking. Inspired by the classic and mysterious blues song, "St. James Infirmary," made famous in the 1920s by Louis Armstrong, The Unfortunates tells the story of Big Joe, a stalwart, tough-talking soldier cursed with oversized hands, who journeys through a dream world in which he confronts a series of enemies and risks everything to save his armless love, Rae, from the plague that has decimated all but a handful of survivors. The search for salvation is marked by the characters' willingness to make music in the face of loss, and search for love in a time of desperation. Journeying from a prison camp to the underworld, The (more...)

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Actor Bear Bellinger: 'Here's How Inequality Works When You're Not Famous'Actor Bear Bellinger: 'Here's How Inequality Works When You're Not Famous'
by Michael Dale - Feb 12, 2016

The Chicago-based actor writes of inequities those in power would not be aware of if they've never experienced it. (more...)

Writers Theatre Opens New Theatre CenterWriters Theatre Opens New Theatre Center
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

Writers Theatre today opened its new theatre center, featuring two theatres in a stunning building designed by Studio Gang Architects, led by principal Jeanne Gang, and built by general contractor W.E. O'Neil Construction. The new home, the centerpiece of a $34 million fundraising campaign, provides nationally-recognized Writers Theatre with two intimate performance spaces under one roof, improved patron and artist amenities, and rehearsal and production spaces. Located on the site of the former Woman's Library Club of Glencoe, the new center was developed in partnership with the Woman's Library Club and the Village of Glencoe. (more...)

Townsquare Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results; Presenting at Upcoming Investor ConferencesTownsquare Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results; Presenting at Upcoming Investor Conferences
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

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