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Fifth Avenue Theatre (New York, NY)
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New York, NY
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The Porters of Hellsgate Present MEASURE FOR MEASURE, 9/21-10/28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2012

Capping off their highly successful 2012 Season, The Porters of Hellsgate have announced their next production, Shakespeare's dark comedy, Measure for Measure-the Bard's deft exploration of the arrogance of power. (more...)

OLIVER TWIST, TWELFTH NIGHT, PRIVATE LIVES and More Set for Cincinnati Shakespeare's 20th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2013

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company has announced its 2013-2014 20th Anniversary Season schedule. All productions will feature Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's Resident Company of Artists. CSC's 20th season of bringing the classics to life in Cincinnati is generously sponsored by The Otto M. Budig Family Foundation. This season, CSC is proud to become one of only five theaters in the United States to 'Complete the Canon' by producing all 38 plays by William Shakespeare. 20th Anniversary Season Subscription packages went on sale February 1, 2013 and experienced a record breaking first day of sales. Single tickets are now on sale and seats are filling up fast! (more...)

The Porters of Hellsgate Present MEASURE FOR MEASURE, Now thru 10/28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2012

Capping off their highly successful 2012 Season, The Porters of Hellsgate have announced their next production, Shakespeare's dark comedy, Measure for Measure-the Bard's deft exploration of the arrogance of power. (more...)

The Porters of Hellsgate Present MEASURE FOR MEASURE, 9/21-10/28
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2012

Capping off their highly successful 2012 Season, The Porters of Hellsgate have announced their next production, Shakespeare's dark comedy, Measure for Measure-the Bard's deft exploration of the arrogance of power. (more...)

Peter Bowles Joins Bertie Carvel and Eddie Marsan in BBC's JONATHAN STRANGE & MR NORRELL
by TV News Desk - Oct 17, 2013

Peter Bowles will be joining Bertie Carvel and Eddie Marsan in BBC's upcoming television version of Susanna Clarke's novel JONATHAN STRANGE & MR NORRELL, according to the Daily Mail. The mini-series -- adapted by screenwriter Peter Harness -- will play seven one-hour episodes. (more...)

Tony-Winner and Shakespeare Actor Paul Rogers Passes Away
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2013

The Telegraph writes that Tony-winning stage, television and film star Paul Rogers has passed away. He was 96. (more...)

Arden Shakespeare Gild Presents Shakespeare's RICHARD II, 6/12-28
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2014

With recent airings on PBS via the BBC's "Hollow Crown" series and a screening of the RSC production with David Tennant and celebrations being held the world over for William Shakespeare's 450th Birthday, the Delaware-Pennsylvania region has seen a mini-renaissance of Shakespeare's Richard II. The Arden Shakespeare Gild celebrates with its own production of Richard II directed by Tanya Lazar. Local actor Greg Faber will play the title role in a cast featuring 19 actors. (more...)

Porters of Hellsgate Presents MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR, 6/15-7/22
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2012

The Porters of Hellsgate present William Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor, directed by Charles Pasterna, running June 15 through July 22 at The Whitmore Theatre in North Hollywood. (more...)

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's HENRY IV: PART 1 & 2 Begins 3/28
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2014

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, Cincinnati's stage for the classics, is proud to present William Shakespeare's 'Henry IV: Part 1 & 2', playing from March 28- April 19, 2014. This production is directed by Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Producing Artistic Director Brian Isaac Phillips and features CSC Resident Ensemble Members Jim Hopkins, Justin McCombs and Matthew Lewis Johnson. The History Cycle Sponsor is Osborne Rohs Williams & Donohoe and the design is sponsored by Messer Construction. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 3/30/2014
by BWW - Mar 30, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/30/2014 for Cincinnati (more...)

OLIVER TWIST, TWELFTH NIGHT, PRIVATE LIVES and More Set for Cincinnati Shakespeare's 20th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2013

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company has announced its 2013-2014 20th Anniversary Season schedule. All productions will feature Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's Resident Company of Artists. CSC's 20th season of bringing the classics to life in Cincinnati is generously sponsored by The Otto M. Budig Family Foundation. This season, CSC is proud to become one of only five theaters in the United States to 'Complete the Canon' by producing all 38 plays by William Shakespeare. 20th Anniversary Season Subscription packages went on sale February 1, 2013 and experienced a record breaking first day of sales. Single tickets are now on sale and seats are filling up fast! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cincinnati Shakespeare's HENRY IV: PARTS 1 & 2
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2014

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, Cincinnati's stage for the classics, is proud to present William Shakespeare's 'Henry IV: Part 1 & 2', playing now through April 19, 2014. This production is directed by Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Producing Artistic Director Brian Isaac Phillips and features CSC Resident Ensemble Members Jim Hopkins, Justin McCombs and Matthew Lewis Johnson. Scroll down to check out some photos from the production! (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 3/23/2014
by BWW - Mar 23, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/23/2014 for Cincinnati (more...)

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM to Launch Colorado Shakespeare Festival's 56th Season, 6/8
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2013

The 56th annual season of the Colorado Shakespeare Festival will feature a classic lineup - a comedy, a tragedy, a history - alongside a hilarious Shakespeare sendup and a return engagement of an Off-Broadway hit. (more...)

2013 Utah Shakespeare Festival Kicks Off Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2013

The Utah Shakespeare Festival previously announced the casting of the first eight actors for the 2013 season. All are familiar faces, having appeared at the Festival in the past. Actors slated to appear include: Corey Jones, Melinda Parrett, Henry Woronicz, Roderick Peeples, Melinda Pfundstein, Quinn Mattfeld, David Ivers, and Barbara Bednarczuk. (more...)

2013 Queen's Birthday Honours Recognize ATG's Howard Panter, National Theatre's Nick Starr, Actor Rowan Atkinson and More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2013

The Queen's Birthday Honors were published today, June 15, 'in recognition of the achievements and service of extraordinary people right across the United Kingdom.' Among the honors is a knighthood for Ambassador Theatre Group's owner and producer Howard Panter, who heads ATG's group of 39 theaters, including the recent addition of Broadway's Foxwoods Theatre, which houses SPIDER-MAN. (more...)

RICHARD II to Launch History Cycle at Shakespeare & Company, 7/5
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2013

How does a state contend with a barbarous ruler who is perceived to be appointed by God? King Richard II, portrayed by three-time OBIE Award winner Rocco Sisto, has designed the murder of his uncle, wasted public funds, and used the influence of his crown to misrule a nation. When Richard banishes Henry Bolingbroke (played by Tom O'Keefe, The Taster 2010), he unwittingly fashions an enemy who is intent on orchestrating the King's demise. (more...)

Porters of Hellsgate Presents MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR, Now thru 7/22
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2012

The Porters of Hellsgate present William Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor, directed by Charles Pasterna, running tonight, June 15 through July 22 at The Whitmore Theatre in North Hollywood. (more...)

Hawaii Shakespeare Festival Returns With RICHARD II, PERICLES, & MERRY WIVES
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2009

The Hawaii Shakespeare Festival (HSF) returns to The ARTS at Marks Garage in the heart of the downtown arts district to celebrate its eighth season with 'Richard II,' opening July 10; 'Pericles,' opening July 24; and 'Merry Wives of Windsor,' opening August 14. Each play runs two weekends. (more...)

RICHARD II to Launch History Cycle at Shakespeare & Company Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2013

How does a state contend with a barbarous ruler who is perceived to be appointed by God? King Richard II, portrayed by three-time OBIE Award winner Rocco Sisto, has designed the murder of his uncle, wasted public funds, and used the influence of his crown to misrule a nation. When Richard banishes Henry Bolingbroke (played by Tom O'Keefe, The Taster 2010), he unwittingly fashions an enemy who is intent on orchestrating the King's demise. (more...)

Porters of Hellsgate Presents MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR, 6/15-7/22
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2012

The Porters of Hellsgate present William Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor, directed by Charles Pasterna, running June 15 through July 22 at The Whitmore Theatre in North Hollywood. (more...)

The Porters of Hellsgate Stage KING LEAR, Now thru Feb 9
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2013

The Porters of Hellsgate present William Shakespeare's KING LEAR, starring Larry Cedar and directed by Thomas Bigley. (more...)

The Porters of Hellsgate Present TROILUS AND CRESSIDA, 1/13-2/19
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2012

The Porters of Hellsgate present William Shakespeare's Troilus & Cressida Directed by Charles Pasternak and Produced by The Porters of Hellsgate. (more...)

Cincinnati Shakespeare Stages RICHARD II, Now thru 2/3
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2013

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, Cincinnati's stage for the classics, presents William Shakespeare's poetic history 'Richard II', playing from tonight, January 11- February 3, 2013. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cincinnati Shakespeare's RICHARD II
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2013

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, Cincinnati's stage for the classics, presents William Shakespeare's poetic history 'Richard II', playing from tonight, January 11- February 3, 2013. This production is directed by Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Producing Artistic Director Brian Isaac Phillips and features CSC Resident Ensemble Members Giles Davies, Jim Hopkins and Brent Vimtrup. Get a first look at the show in the photos below! (more...)

Stage-To-Screen Expands at Music Box: David Tennant in Richard II, Tom Hiddleston in Coriolanus and Benedict Cumberbatch in Frankenstein
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

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The Porters of Hellsgate Stage KING LEAR, Jan 4-Feb 9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2013

The Porters of Hellsgate present William Shakespeare's KING LEAR, starring Larry Cedar and directed by Thomas Bigley. (more...)

2013 Utah Shakespeare Festival Announces First Round of Casting
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2013

The Utah Shakespeare Festival recently announced the casting of the first eight actors for the 2013 season. All are familiar faces, having appeared at the Festival in the past. Actors slated to appear thus far are Corey Jones, Melinda Parrett, Henry Woronicz, Roderick Peeples, Melinda Pfundstein, Quinn Mattfeld, David Ivers, and Barbara Bednarczuk. (more...)

Cincinnati Shakespeare to Stage RICHARD II, 1/11-2/3
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2013

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, Cincinnati's stage for the classics, presents William Shakespeare's poetic history 'Richard II', playing from January 11- February 3, 2013. This production is directed by Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Producing Artistic Director Brian Isaac Phillips and features CSC Resident Ensemble Members Giles Davies, Jim Hopkins and Brent Vimtrup. This production is generously sponsored by Charles Parsons and The Mercantile Library's Canon Club, the design is sponsored by Osborne Rohs Williams & Donohoe and the ensemble is sponsored by Messer Construction. (more...)

Matt Caplan and Rent's Ryan Link Perform Benefit March 1st
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2005

Please join Matt and Ryan as they play originals and covers and blow the buckle off The Belt! (more...)

Music Box to Screen RSC's RICHARD II with David Tennant, 12/7 & 18
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2013

Music Box Theatre expands its Stage-to-Screen programming this winter, importing even more captured live stage performances from the UK than ever before. Additional programming includes a new collaboration with the UK's Royal Shakespeare Company kicking off December 7 and 18 with Richard II, starring Doctor Who's David Tennant, beamed from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon. (more...)

The Porters of Hellsgate Stage KING LEAR, Jan 4-Feb 9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2012

The Porters of Hellsgate present William Shakespeare's KING LEAR, starring Larry Cedar and directed by Thomas Bigley. (more...)

Cincinnati Shakespeare to Stage RICHARD II, 1/11-2/3
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2012

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, Cincinnati's stage for the classics, presents William Shakespeare's poetic history 'Richard II', playing from January 11- February 3, 2013. This production is directed by Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Producing Artistic Director Brian Isaac Phillips and features CSC Resident Ensemble Members Giles Davies, Jim Hopkins and Brent Vimtrup. This production is generously sponsored by Charles Parsons and The Mercantile Library's Canon Club, the design is sponsored by Osborne Rohs Williams & Donohoe and the ensemble is sponsored by Messer Construction. (more...)

The Porters of Hellsgate Present TROILUS AND CRESSIDA, 1/13-2/19
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2011

The Porters of Hellsgate present William Shakespeare's Troilus & Cressida Directed by Charles Pasternak and Produced by The Porters of Hellsgate. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 4/06/2014
by BWW - Apr 6, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/06/2014 for Cincinnati (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Cincinnati - Week of 4/13/2014
by BWW - Apr 13, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/13/2014 for Cincinnati (more...)

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