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Green Grow the Lilacs. Play by Lynn Riggs.

On a farm in frontier Oklahoma, Laurey and Curley are obviously in love but conceal their feelings from each other by fighting. At a box social, their feelings become more complicated as another expresses interest in Laurey.


BWW Reviews: Stephen Sondheim's COMPANY at Eight O'Clock TheatreBWW Reviews: Stephen Sondheim's COMPANY at Eight O'Clock Theatre
by Peter Nason - May 24, 2015

EOT has created a true winner here--a gorgeous production of the highest quality with performances that I will not soon forget and technical aspects that elevate it way beyond any community theatre fare.  (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE- Tonys Special with 2015 Nominee Tony Yazbeck!BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE- Tonys Special with 2015 Nominee Tony Yazbeck!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 23, 2015

Welcome to BWW's exclusive talk show, BACKSTAGE WITH Richard Ridge. Follow Richard as he visits the theater's best and brightest in their dressing rooms, on their stages and favorite hang outs to talk about their lives, careers and all of the things you don't know, but want to know. In the special interview below, Richard welcomes 2015 Tony nominee for On the Town- Tony Yazbeck. Watch as they discuss how things are going at the Lyric Theatre, what playing this role means to him, and so much more! (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2015

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BWW Interview: Tony Yazbeck Reflects on His History with GYPSY- 'I Never Wanted It to End'BWW Interview: Tony Yazbeck Reflects on His History with GYPSY- 'I Never Wanted It to End'
by Richard Ridge - May 22, 2015

Richard Ridge of 'Backstage with Richard Ridge' recently sat down with 2015 Tony nominee for On The Town, Tony Yazbeck, to discuss how things are going at the Lyric Theatre, what playing this role means to him, and so much more! Check out a sneak peek of the interview below in which Yazbeck discuss his history with GYPSY. Check back Saturday morning to watch the full interview! (more...)

FLASH FRIDAY: Easy Street! Kristin Chenoweth & Alan Cumming Re-Team To Host The 2015 Tony AwardsFLASH FRIDAY: Easy Street! Kristin Chenoweth & Alan Cumming Re-Team To Host The 2015 Tony Awards
by Pat Cerasaro - May 22, 2015

Today we are saluting the two Tony-winning hosts of this year's Tony Awards, Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming! (more...)

BWW Interview: Aaron Lazar Talks Working With Broadway Legends, Giving Back to Seniors, and More!BWW Interview: Aaron Lazar Talks Working With Broadway Legends, Giving Back to Seniors, and More!
by Sally Henry - May 22, 2015

Though no one in Aaron Lazar's family had professionally pursued show business before he came along, he sees his entire career as being heavily influenced by his musically talented grandparents and great-grandparents. So in order to give back to the special seniors in his personal and professional life, Lazar has become involved with JASA (Jewish Association Serving the Aging), a non-profit organization. Lazar opened up to me about the impact the seniors in his life have had on him, his favorite memories from working with legends like Angela Lansbury and Elaine Stritch, why he wanted to join JASA, and more. Check out the interview below! (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2015

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Geoff Davin's THE FIRST CHURCH OF MARY... Premieres Next WeekGeoff Davin's THE FIRST CHURCH OF MARY... Premieres Next Week
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 22, 2015

Subtitled 'a play about Faith, Narcissism, & Red Velvet Cake,' The First Church of Mary (which is how we will refer to it hereafter) allows Davin to don a wig and heels - 'yet again,' according to the show's press release - to play his newest creation Adamenses Huckster, the protagonist of his 'new play (with mus (more...)

OKLAHOMA! Tour to Play Marlowe Theatre, CanterburyOKLAHOMA! Tour to Play Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2015

This new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Pulitzer Prize-winning musical comes from the producers of the highly successful tours of The King and I and Fiddler On The Roof. (more...)

BWW Reviews: STACY SULLIVAN's Intimate New Show at the Metropolitan Room Has An Identity ProblemBWW Reviews: STACY SULLIVAN's Intimate New Show at the Metropolitan Room Has An Identity Problem
by Alix Cohen - May 22, 2015

Stacy Sullivan is a warm and amusing storyteller with an entertaining family history. The first six numbers of her new Metropolitan Room show on Thursday night, Since You Asked (after the Judy Collins song), are bridged by tales of her parents, grandparents, great grandparents, and her upbringing in Oklahoma. Unfortunately, five of these songs have only the most tenuous relationship to material that follows, diminishing reception with thoughts of--Where's the connection? What's she trying to say? (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

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Masterworks of American Modernism from the Vilcek Foundation Collection Opens at the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, 9/25Masterworks of American Modernism from the Vilcek Foundation Collection Opens at the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, 9/25
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

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by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

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Christine Ebersole, Tony Sheldon, James Snyder, Margo Seibert and More Star in EVER AFTER, Beginning Tonight at Paper Mill PlayhouseChristine Ebersole, Tony Sheldon, James Snyder, Margo Seibert and More Star in EVER AFTER, Beginning Tonight at Paper Mill Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the world-premiere musical Ever After, directed and choreographed by three-time Tony Award winner Kathleen Marshall (Anything Goes, Nice Work If You Can Get It), featuring a book and lyrics by Marcy Heisler and music by Zina Goldrich. Ever After begins performances tonight, May 21, 2015, and runs through Sunday, June 21, 2015. (more...)

PODCAST: Helen Mirren, Kristin Chenoweth & More Featured in Tony Actress RoundtablePODCAST: Helen Mirren, Kristin Chenoweth & More Featured in Tony Actress Roundtable
by Stage Tube - May 20, 2015

Earlier this month, Tony nominees Kristin Chenoweth, Helen Mirren, Carey Mulligan, Kelli O'Hara, Chita Rivera and Ruth Wilson sat down with THR's Scott Feinberg to discuss their lives, career and roles (more...)

BWW Interview: Tony Yazbeck on ON THE TOWN- 'It's a Nice, Beautiful Surprise'BWW Interview: Tony Yazbeck on ON THE TOWN- 'It's a Nice, Beautiful Surprise'
by Richard Ridge - May 20, 2015

Richard Ridge of 'Backstage with Richard Ridge' recently sat down with 2015 Tony nominee for On The Town, Tony Yazbeck, to discuss how things are going at the Lyric Theatre, what playing this role means to him, and so much more! Check out a sneak peek of the interview below in which Yazbeck discuss his connection with the role of Gabey and what it has been like to be a part of this incredible revival. Check back Saturday morning to watch the full interview! (more...)

Taylor Louderman, Lara Teeter, Charlotte Maltby & More Join The Muny's HAIRSPRAY; Full Cast Announced!Taylor Louderman, Lara Teeter, Charlotte Maltby & More Join The Muny's HAIRSPRAY; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2015

The Muny announced today the cast for its production ofHairspray. Winner of the 2003 Tony® Award for Best Musical, it features music by Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman with a book by Mark O'Donnell & Thomas Meehan. The Muny's production of Hairspray is directed and choreographed by Dan Knechtges and music directed by Charlie Alterman. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2015

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VIDEO: Richard M. Sherman, 'Mary Poppins' Ashely Brown Talk New 'Disneyland Forever' Fireworks SoundtrackVIDEO: Richard M. Sherman, 'Mary Poppins' Ashely Brown Talk New 'Disneyland Forever' Fireworks Soundtrack
by Movies News Desk - May 20, 2015

Disney Legend Richard M. Sherman and Broadway star Ashely Brown talk about creating the soundtrack to the 'Disneyland Forever' fireworks for the upcoming Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration. (more...)

Series Premiere of ANOTHER PERIOD & More Set for Comedy Central's Sizzling Summer ScheduleSeries Premiere of ANOTHER PERIOD & More Set for Comedy Central's Sizzling Summer Schedule
by TV News Desk - May 20, 2015

Comedy Central has the perfect escape from the heat this summer. The coming months promise a sizzling lineup highlighted by the series premieres of "Another Period," (more...)

BWW Review: 'Dinner and a Show' Philly Pops 'LEGENDS OF ROCK'  and Locust RendezvousBWW Review: 'Dinner and a Show' Philly Pops 'LEGENDS OF ROCK' and Locust Rendezvous
by Pati Buehler - May 20, 2015

Philly Pops playing Queen, the Stones, The Who, KISS?! Are we in the right place? We sure are! (more...)

AFTERMATH Set for Planet Connections, 6/17-27AFTERMATH Set for Planet Connections, 6/17-27
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2015

Two earthbound spirits from different decades guide those in attendance through five unique situations of death and dying in Aftermath. Written and directed by J.C. Svec and proving once and for all what happens after death will kill you, Aftermath will be performed from June 17 to June 27 at The Paradise Factory, located at 64 East 4th Street as part of the 2015 Planet Connections Theatre Festivity. Members of the press are invited to all performances. (more...)

Dan Fogler, Ana Gasteyer, Aaron Lazar & More Will Join Jonathan Groff in Encores! Off-Center's A NEW BRAINDan Fogler, Ana Gasteyer, Aaron Lazar & More Will Join Jonathan Groff in Encores! Off-Center's A NEW BRAIN
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

Jenni Barber, Quentin Earl Darrington, Bradley Dean, Dan Fogler, Ana Gasteyer, Josh Lamon, Aaron Lazar, Alyse Alan Louis and Rema Webb will join the previously announced Jonathan Groff in the Encores! Off-Center production of William Finn and James Lapine's A New Brain, running June 24 - 27, 2015. The production will be directed by James Lapine, with choreography by Josh Prince. (more...)

San Diego Musical Theatre's SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Opens This WeekendSan Diego Musical Theatre's SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Opens This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

San Diego Musical Theatre announces the second production of their 2015 season, Singin' in the Rain, May 22 - June 7, 2015 (press opening on Saturday, May 23), at the Spreckels Theatre on Broadway in downtown San Diego. (more...)

Telemundo's LA VOZ KIDS Heads to Final PhaseTelemundo's LA VOZ KIDS Heads to Final Phase
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2015

TELEMUNDO's "La Voz Kids" (The Voice Kids) kicked off the Final Phase of the hit singing competition in an evening full of powerful performances by the 18 finalists. (more...)

2015 Blumey Award Winners Announced2015 Blumey Award Winners Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2015

The fourth annual Blumenthal Performing Arts High School Musical Theater Awards culminated Sunday, May 17, at a gala award celebration where winners in 12 categories were announced and nominees for Best Actor, Best Actress and Wells Fargo Best Musical performed live on stage at the Belk Theater. The Blumey Awards were presented by Wells Fargo. (more...)

Kristin Chenoweth Welcomes Mentor Florence Birdwell Backstage At ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURYKristin Chenoweth Welcomes Mentor Florence Birdwell Backstage At ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
by Pat Cerasaro - May 17, 2015

Star welcomes mentor at ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY! (more...)

BWW Interviews: Yolanda Kondonassis - Have Harp, Will TravelBWW Interviews: Yolanda Kondonassis - Have Harp, Will Travel
by Paul Batterson - May 15, 2015

Yolanda Kondonassis wants to change people's mind about what the harp sounds like when the world renowned harpist performs with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra on May 15 and 16 at the Southern Theatre (21 East Main Street in downtown Columbus). (more...)

YPTW to Present OKLAHOMA!, 5/22-31YPTW to Present OKLAHOMA!, 5/22-31
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2015

Oklahoma!, the groundbreaking Rodgers and Hammerstein musical classic that ushered in the golden age of musical theatre, will be presented by Young People's Theatre Workshop (YPTW) May 22-31 at Players Club of Swarthmore, 614 Fairview Rd., Swarthmore. Performances are May 22, 23, 26, 28 and 30 at 7:30 p.m., May 25 at 6 p.m. and May 24 and 31 at 2 p.m. All tickets are $12 and seating is reserved; order tickets at 610-558-0988. (more...)

Bryan Gula and Solea Pfeiffer to Lead 5th Avenue Theatre's GREASE; Cast Announced!Bryan Gula and Solea Pfeiffer to Lead 5th Avenue Theatre's GREASE; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2015

The American musical sensation, Grease, will send audiences cruisin' through the days of pajama parties, sock hops, and drive-ins with an exuberant cast of Seattle's freshest faces and favorite performers at The 5th Avenue Theatre this summer. (more...)

CBS Announces Carriage Agreements with Additional AffiliatesCBS Announces Carriage Agreements with Additional Affiliates
by TV News Desk - May 14, 2015

CBS Corporation today announced its digital subscription, video on demand and live streaming service, CBS All Access, has reached agreements with 13 additional affiliate partners to enable live streaming of their local CBS stations. (more...)

Broadway Palm's 23rd Season to Feature FUNNY GIRL, SISTER ACT & MoreBroadway Palm's 23rd Season to Feature FUNNY GIRL, SISTER ACT & More
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2015

Broadway Palm has announced its 23rd Season which includes eight main stage productions, five productions in The Off Broadway Palm, four Children's Theatre productions, and six concerts. Individual tickets go on sale June 1, 2015.  (more...)

PRAISE! to Bring Together Four Interfaith Choirs at the Kimmel Center, 6/10PRAISE! to Bring Together Four Interfaith Choirs at the Kimmel Center, 6/10
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2015

The vast walls of Verizon Hall will be bursting with the vibrant voices of four Philadelphia-area choirs as the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts presents Praise! on Wednesday, June 10 at 8pm. (more...)

Ben Marshal Releases SONGS ABOUT LIVING, SONGS ABOUT DYINGBen Marshal Releases SONGS ABOUT LIVING, SONGS ABOUT DYING
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2015

Ben Marshal was always a country singer at heart. So when this Oklahoma oil worker quit his job to pursue a life on the stage and on the road, there was nothing left to hold back the music. Now as he releases his second studio album, Songs About Living Songs About Dying, with his struggles and triumphs painted across the lyrics and chords of each track, Marshal can no longer be ignored by fans as he etches his place in the world of country music. (more...)

Kelli O'Hara to be Honored at Westport Country Playhouse's Annual GalaKelli O'Hara to be Honored at Westport Country Playhouse's Annual Gala
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2015

2015 Tony Award nominee Kelli O'Hara will be honored at Westport Country Playhouse's annual fundraiser, "Something Wonderful:  A Gala Evening Celebrating Kelli O'Hara," on Monday, September 21.  (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

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ITC Energizes Thumb Loop Transmission Line - capable of delivering 5,000 MW of low-cost wind energy across MichiganITC Energizes Thumb Loop Transmission Line - capable of delivering 5,000 MW of low-cost wind energy across Michigan
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

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Reagle Music Theatre to Present GUYS AND DOLLS, 6/11-21Reagle Music Theatre to Present GUYS AND DOLLS, 6/11-21
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston will open its 47th consecutive summer season with the Broadway favorite, Guys and Dolls, from June 11-21, 2015 at the Robinson Theatre (617 Lexington St. Waltham, MA, 02452). Set in Damon Runyon's jubilant, shimmering New York City, this Tony Award-winning musical about gangsters, showgirls, and mission workers stars Olivier Award nominee Brent Barrett as Sky Masterson (Broadway's Chicago, PBS's Kiss Me, Kate) and opera singer Mara Bonde as Sarah Brown (The Boston Pops). Broadway veteran David Hugo (LES MISERABLES) returns to direct Frank Loesser's romantic comedy that demonstrates the great lengths to which a guy will go when he truly falls in love with a 'doll.' Reagle Music Theatre is the long-running regional theater company known for casting Broadway stars alongside regional talent. Individual tickets range from $35 to $63; season subscriptions and group tickets are available at a discount. Tickets can be purchased at www.reaglemusictheatre.com, by calling 781-891-5600, or at the theater box office. (more...)

Hugh Jackman & Rooney Mara to Lead Alfonso Gomez-Rejoin's Next FilmHugh Jackman & Rooney Mara to Lead Alfonso Gomez-Rejoin's Next Film
by Movies News Desk - May 13, 2015

According to Variety, Hugh Jackman and Rooney Mara have signed on to lead the next film from director Alfonso Gomez-Rejoin (ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL). (more...)

The Broadway Tenors to Perform Benefit Concert in BaltimoreThe Broadway Tenors to Perform Benefit Concert in Baltimore
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

The Edward A. Myerberg Center will present The Broadway Tenors in Concert, an evening of favorite musical theatre hits, at its annual fundraising event Thursday June 4, 2015 at 7:00pm, at Baltimore Hebrew Congregation, 7401 Park Heights Avenue, Baltimore, 21208. (more...)

Lyric's OKLAHOMA! to Run 6/23-27 at Civic Center Music HallLyric's OKLAHOMA! to Run 6/23-27 at Civic Center Music Hall
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2015

 Oklahoma!, the musical that originated the state song and revolutionized musical theatre, comes sweeping down the plain to the Civic Center Music Hall this summer. Running June 23 through 27, Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma's production brings together a cast and creative team with Oklahoma roots. The show is the first of four Lyric productions at the Civic Center in 2015. (more...)

BWW: Hayes Theatre Second Half 2015 Season LaunchBWW: Hayes Theatre Second Half 2015 Season Launch
by Jade Kops - May 12, 2015

The Program Launch for the second half of 2015 shows that the Independent Music Theatre team comprising Luckiest Productions (David Campbell, Lisa Campbell and Richard Carroll), Neglected Musicals (Michelle Guthrie), and Neil Gooding Productions, the driving force behind Hayes Theatre Company, have no intention of slowing down are staying true to their vision to provide a permanent home for small-scale musical theatre and cabaret. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2015

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Photo Flash: Laura Osnes Joins Daniel Reichard in Concert at BirdlandPhoto Flash: Laura Osnes Joins Daniel Reichard in Concert at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2015

The Broadway at Birdland concert series was proud to host the return of Broadway and concert star Daniel Reichard, who returned to Birdland on Sunday, May 10 at 6pm, with a show celebrating the music and lyrics of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. The evening featured selections from the celebrated songwriting team's catalogue, including rarely-heard jewels and treasured classics alike. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

Miss Oklahoma and Miss Oklahoma Teen 2015 Pageants Set for Next MonthMiss Oklahoma and Miss Oklahoma Teen 2015 Pageants Set for Next Month
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2015

For years, the Miss Oklahoma Pageant was held in Oklahoma City. It was held at the First Christian Church since 1952. The pageant moved to Tulsa in 1964 and was held in the Civic Center. Toni Spencer was the Executive Director and Ralph Blane as the Producer/Director. Miss America 1958 Marilyn Van Derbur was the mistress of ceremonies and it was televised statewide. The Kiwanis Club of Tulsa became co-sponsor of the pageant in 1966, and took over full sponsorship in 1972 with Charles Welch as the Executive Director. Today the Executive Director is Kay Alexander. (more...)

Rose Art Museum Welcomes New Board MembersRose Art Museum Welcomes New Board Members
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2015

The Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University has named five new members-Lazar Fruchter, Anita Hill, Cynthia Reed, Rivka Saker, and Carey Schwartz-to its Board of Advisors, a group that includes international leaders in the worlds of art, education, philanthropy, business, and academia. (more...)

Ars Nova Sets Complete ANT Fest 2015 LineupArs Nova Sets Complete ANT Fest 2015 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

 Ars Nova has announced the lineup for its 8th Annual ANT Fest, running June 1 - 26.  This year's festival of all new talent features four nonstop weeks of comedy, music & theater mash-ups, and invites audiences on a nightly adventure with the next wave of breakthrough artists at Ars Nova.  A complete lineup is listed below. (more...)

David Engel, Jason Graae and More Set for Rubicon's RODGERS & HART & HAMMERSTEIN This WeekendDavid Engel, Jason Graae and More Set for Rubicon's RODGERS & HART & HAMMERSTEIN This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

The Janet and Mark L. Goldenson Broadway Musical Concert Series at Rubicon Theatre Company continues with three concerts celebrating the genius of two of the most prolific and most important writing teams in musical theatre history in a show entitled RODGERS & HART & HAMMERSTEIN. (more...)

National Theatre of the Deaf Co-Founder Audree Norton Dies at 88National Theatre of the Deaf Co-Founder Audree Norton Dies at 88
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

Audree Norton, a trailblazing deaf actress who was a founder of The National Theatre of the Deaf, passed away on April 22, 2015. She was 88. (more...)

Loyola Marymount and ATRS Recycling "Clothes the Loop" to Support Nepal Disaster ReliefLoyola Marymount and ATRS Recycling "Clothes the Loop" to Support Nepal Disaster Relief
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

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