Theatre Information

Second Stage Theatre (New York, NY)
307 West 43rd Street (at 8th Avenue)

Get Show News + Discounts



THE WORLD ACCORDING TO SNOOPY to Receive World Premiere in Texas
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

Texas State University Department of Theatre and Dance in association with Harrison/Bowman New Works Commission is proud to bring The World According to Snoopy, a revised version of the classic musical Snoopy!!! to the stage in February 2017.  (more...)

American Library Association Announces 2017 Youth Media Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

ATLANTA, Jan. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The American Library Association (ALA) today announced the top books, video and audio books for children and young adults including the Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery and Printz awards at its Midwinter Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. (more...)

Tribeca New Music Presents Seven World Premieres Performed
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

Tribeca New Music continues its 2017 Festival season with On Behalf. The phrase "On Behalf,' drawn from an exchange between Killer Mike and Stephen Colbert on The Late Show, was used to inspire seven new works by composers Will Ayers, Andy Costello, Alexandra du Bois, Molly Joyce, Nate May, DJ Sparr, and Dorian Wallace. (more...)

Scoop: DOUBT on CBS - Wednesday, February 15, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jan 23, 2017

Get all the scoop on DOUBT, airing on CBS on Wednesday, February 15, 2017! (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2017

(more...)

Latin American youth will study Communication in the United States with scholarships from Ismael Cala Foundation and Urbe University
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2017

(more...)

Jason Robert Brown to Hold Master Class and Intimate Concert for Houston Audience
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2017

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) and the Humphreys School for Musical Theatre (HSMT) presented two special events with award-winning composer Jason Robert Brown on January 19th and 20th. (more...)

Broadway's Grasan Kingsberry and Betsy Struxness to Join Greenwich Village Orchestra for Spring Pops Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

On May 7, 2017, at 3:00PM, the Greenwich Village Orchestra, led by Music Director and Conductor Barbara Yahr, will close its 30th anniversary season at Washington Irving Campus Auditorium (at 17th St. and Irving Place) with a pops concert, Broadway Downtown, featuring performances by guest artists and Broadway stars Grasan Kingsberry (The Color Purple, Motown The Musical, Nice Work if You Can Get It, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Aida) and Betsy Struxness (Hamilton, Matilda, Memphis, Wicked). (more...)

Bush Theatre Re-Opens in March with a Week-Long Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

The Bush Theatre will reopen after a year-long £4.3m redevelopment, the largest capital project in the theatre's history, with a bold new season kicked off by the European Premiere of Guards at the Taj by Pulitzer Prize finalist Rajiv Joseph, directed by Jamie Lloyd (from 7 April). A brand new Studio space opens with the premiere of Barney Norris play While We're Here directed by Alice Hamilton (from 26 April). (more...)

HospiceMed Introduces New E-Prescribing Solution for Hospice Agencies Across the U.S.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

(more...)

Freeform's BABY DADDY Wins People's Choice Award for Favorite Cable TV Comedy
by TV News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Freeform's No. 1 comedy BABY DADDY took home the award for “Favorite Cable TV Comedy” at the People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles, California. (more...)

RENT comes to Edinburgh's Festival Theatre this February
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jan 20, 2017

Robert Mackintosh and Idili Theatricals Limited, in association with Theatr Clwyd and Wales Millennium Centre, present the 20th Anniversary production of Jonathan Larson's ground-breaking Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning musical RENT (more...)

BWW Review: PLAZA SUITE at Little Theatre Of Mechanicsburg
by Allison Rambler - Jan 20, 2017

The Little Theatre of Mechanicsburg sits plainly on the side of a small road in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, unassuming to all those who pass by. It does not flaunt itself on flashing advertisements or a grandiose outward facade, and this in fact adds to the effortless charm that meets a theatre-goer as soon as they step through the door. But while the stage itself may be lacking in size, the performances presented there compensate for space with an abundance of talent. While the reviewer has only been Privilege to one show at this establishment thus far, she is glad that she was treated to the vastly entertaining humor of PLAZA SUITE by Neil Simon. (more...)

Singer-Songwriter Janet Devlin & Multi-Platinum Producer Jason Nevins Release 'Outernet Song (Remix)'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Today, January 20, 2017 marks the official release of “Outernet Song (Remix)” from Irish singer-songwriter Janet Devlin and multi-platinum producer Jason Nevins. (more...)

Furia Rubel Marketing and Public Relations Wins Award for...
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

(more...)

Hackney Empire Announces CINDERLLEA as 2017 Pantomime
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Hackney Empire has today announced Cinderella as its 2017 Christmas pantomime. The 2016 production of Sleeping Beauty was seen by audiences from across the globe from countries including Hong Kong, USA, Brazil, Japan and Hawaii but 20% of the audience was from Hackney, an increase of 1% on last year. (more...)

Delaware Theatre Company Staff Gets Social Justice Training Ahead of WHITE GUY ON THE BUS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The Board and Executive Leadership of the Delaware Theatre Company has announced that the theatre's staff has undergone an intensive equality, diversity, inclusion, and social justice training ahead of the February production of WHITE GUY ON THE BUS. (more...)

BWW Awards Special: South African Theatre Winners Celebrate the 2016 Regional BroadwayWorld South Africa Awards
by David Fick - Jan 18, 2017

It was no unlucky Friday the 13th for South Africa's theatre community when BroadwayWorld's Regional Managing Editor Christina Mancuso released the names of the of the winners of the 2016 BroadwayWorld South Africa Awards. (more...)

Buffy Sainte-Marie to be Recognized as Outstanding Humanitarian at 2017 JUNO Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) today announced that iconic singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, social activist, educator, philanthropist and visual artist Buffy Sainte-Marie will be the award recipient of the 2017 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award, presented by Bell Media. Sainte-Marie exemplifies the essence of humanitarianism through her dedication to protecting indigenous communities and indigenous intellectual property, which have been at the epicentre of her lifelong activism. (more...)

'The Children's Bullet' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Escribe Publishing is pleased to announce the release of the late Mary Bringle's The Children's Bullet, (TCB). The novel is set during the 1980's amid the violent conflict in Northern Ireland. The death of a little girl resulting in the use of plastic bullets sends an American writer on a three-thousand mile journey for answers. 'The publication of The Children's Bullet is for us both an honor and a Privilege,' says Diane Martin, president and CEO of Escribe Publishing Inc. 'We are thrilled to have been given this opportunity to work with Mary's family to bring this amazing writer's work to the public's attention.' TCB is currently available for sale via Amazon.com. In six to eight weeks the book may be purchased from more than 25 online book resellers, including such vendors as Barnesandnoble.com, Booksamillion.com, and Bookfinder4u.com. About The Author Mary Bringle was born in Racine, Wisconsin in 1938. She attended college at the University of Colorado in Boulder and at New York University After brief periods of being a model, an actress, and a lawyer's office assistant, her first appearance in print was in When I was 16 (Platt and Munk, 1967) 'by Mary Brannum and the Editors.' Mary Bringle went on to author several books including, The Footpath Murder, The Man in the Moss-Colored Trousers, and Open Heart. Escribe provides a complete publishing solution for all of its authors, which includes editing, book cover design, printing, and distribution. For more information The Children's Bullet, please call Sharon Cash at Escribe Publishing at 212-726-2118 or visit our website at http://www.escribepublishing.com. Inquiries may also be sent to info@escribepublishing.com. Escribe Publishing Inc. is an independent book publishing company. The company's mailing address is 244 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2337. New York, NY 10001. (more...)

Frank Gaudino Gets Top Agent Recognition for Excellence in Real Estate Once Again
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

(more...)

World Premiere Musical ELLA ENCHANTED at Adventure Theatre MTC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Adventure Theatre MTC (ATMTC), in a co-commission with First Stage of Milwaukee supported by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, brings to the stage the world premiere musical, Ella Enchanted, directed by Mary Hall Surface and written by Karen Zacarias and Deborah Wicks La Puma. (more...)

LOFT Ensemble to Stage Arthur M. Jolly's LONG JOAN SILVER This February
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

LOFT Ensemble announces a production of Arthur M. Jolly's Long Joan Silver. Performances begin with opening night February 17th at 8 pm. (more...)

MIGHTY REAL Creators' AN EVENING WITH PHYLLIS HYMAN Adds Weekend Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

AN EVENING WITH PHYLLIS HYMAN, a world premiere musical the creators of the Broadway bound musical Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical, has added an additional three-performance weekend to the previously announced performances due to popular demand. (more...)

DCPA Announces Finalists for 2016-17 Regional High School Playwriting Competition
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA) is pleased to announce the finalists of the fourth annual Regional High School Playwriting Workshop and Competition for Colorado high school students. (more...)

Marcus Hiles - Shares Expertise on the Ways to Find Available Space in Texas Rental Properties
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

(more...)

The Performing Arts School at bergenPAC Presents THE ELEMENTS OF HIP HOP WORKSHOP SERIES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

The Performing Arts School at bergenPAC announces the Elements of Hip Hop Workshop Series -February 4, 11, 25 & 26, 2017-4PM-8PM. The workshop sessions will be held at The Performing Arts School at bergenPAC located at 1 Depot Square, Englewood, NJ 07631.  (more...)

Colleen Kollar Smith Named as Managing Director of Moonlight Stage Productions
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Vista native Colleen Kollar Smith, who received her earliest theatre experience and training on the stage of the Moonlight Amphitheatre, has been named as Managing Director of the City of Vista's Moonlight Stage Productions effective February 8, 2017. Kollar Smith will oversee Moonlight's business and administrative functions and work in concert with Producing Artistic Director Steven Glaudini to shape the vision and future of the company and its seasons. Kollar Smith replaces longtime Managing Director Daniel Kays, who in November accepted a position in Northern California. (more...)

BWW Review: LA TRAVIATA, Royal Opera House
by Gary Naylor - Jan 17, 2017

Gary Naylor enjoys a treat for eyes and ears with music and singing and love and hate coming together in opera's unique alchemy. (more...)

Stable Cable Lab Co. Announces Reading Series, Mainstage Production, and New Producing Director
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Stable Cable Lab Co. has announced its 2017 season, which will launch in February with its annual reading series of new plays in process.  This free reading series will feature three plays in development including HOME CHURCH PLAY by Jacob Perkins on February 17th,DOLLFACE by Emily Daly on February 20th, and LITTLEGHOST by Liza Birkenmeier on February 27th.  Readings will take place at 7:30pm at South Oxford Space (138 S Oxford St, Brooklyn, NY) on February 17th and 20th, and at Simple Studios (134 W. 29th St, 2nd Floor, NYC) on February 27th.  To make a reservation, e-mail StableCableLabCo@gmail.com. (more...)

IFC's PORTLANDIA to Return for Eighth and Final Season in 2018
by TV News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

IFC announced today that its flagship Emmy(R)-nominated and Peabody Award-winning sketch series PORTLANDIA will return in 2018 for its eighth and final season. (more...)

Playwrights on Park Reading Series to Present Seth Rozin's HUMAN RITES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Join Playhouse on Park in designating the Greater Hartford area as a premiere destination for the cultivation of innovative theatrical work! The Playwrights on Park Reading Series was created for this very purpose, and our next evening in this exciting series is Tuesday, January 24 at 7:30pm with Seth Rozin's HUMAN RITES. (more...)

AMERICAN MASTERS to Present 'Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise', on PBS 2/21
by TV News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

With unprecedented access, filmmakers Bob Hercules and Rita Coburn Whack trace Dr. Angelou's incredible journey, shedding light on the untold aspects of her life through never-before-seen footage, rare archival photographs and videos and her own words. (more...)

AMC Shares Premiere Dates, Sneak Peeks for New & Returning Original Series
by TV News Desk - Jan 15, 2017

AMC announced today from the Television Critics Association (TCA) Press Tour winter and spring premiere dates for several new and returning original series (more...)

AMC to Present Limited Series THE SPY WHO CAME IN FROM THE COLD, Based on Best-Selling Novel
by TV News Desk - Jan 15, 2017

AMC & the BBC announced today that they will team up again with The Ink Factory for a television adaptation of John le Carre's best-selling novel THE SPY WHO CAME IN FROM THE COLD "The Spy" is being distributed internationally by Paramount and adapted by Academy Award winner Simon Beaufoy ("Slumdog Millionaire"). I (more...)

Multi-Platinum Recording Artist NE-YO to Perform at 2017 Honda Battle of the Bands
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2017

Grammy-award winning singer and songwriter NE-YO will rock the stage at the Honda Battle of the Bands (HBOB) Invitational Showcase on January 28, 2017 in Atlanta (more...)

Canadian Opera Company Unveils 2017-2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

The Canadian Opera Company presents a 2017/2018 season that defies conventions on what opera can be and cements the art form's enduring relevance as a reflection of timeless human relations and universal themes. (more...)

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) Names Maria A. Pallante as President and CEO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) announced today that the former United States Register of Copyrights, Maria A. Pallante, will succeed Tom Allen who is retiring as President and CEO. Pallante, who will join AAP on January 17, 2017, is widely-known as an intellectual property expert with a distinguished record of public service. (more...)

THE SECRET GARDEN Will Continue Development at 5th Avenue Before Broadway Bow
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Featuring Tony Award winner Daisy Eagan with The 5th Avenue Theatre Executive Producer and Artistic Director David Armstrong at the helm, the show will undergo continued revisions in Seattle as it makes its way to a Broadway revival. (more...)

BWW Review: The 7th ANNUAL CLIVE BARNES AWARDS
by Marsha Volgyi - Jan 13, 2017

I had the pleasure of attending the 7th Annual Clive Barnes Awards on January 9, 2017 at the Walter Reade Theater of Lincoln Center. Last year, I also attended this ceremony, which supports artists from both the theater and dance worlds through financial gifts and accolades in memory of the indefatigable Mr. Barnes. Interestingly enough, I believe that having the Privilege to be there again allowed me to see how much this foundation impacts the nominees and the winners. (more...)

Colleen Jones Pens 'The Green Ribbon Day'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

'The Green Ribbon Day': a book of little life lessons taught through many characters. This story is taken from real-life experiences the author has had in dealing with the many children she has loved throughout her life. (more...)

Photo Flash: Go Inside Rehearsals for DIRTY GREAT LOVE STORY at Arts Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Felix Scott (The Angry Brigade, Paines Plough; The Archers, BBC Radio 4; Inception) and Ayesha Antoine (Red Velvet, Garrick Theatre; Holby City; Doctor Who) have been cast in the highly acclaimed, Fringe First Award winning Dirty Great Love Story which will be making its anticipated West End debut at the Arts Theatre in 2017. (more...)

Swing-Fueled Cast, Creative Team Complete for Broadway's BANDSTAND
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

The producers of the new musical Bandstand, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton) and featuring music by Richard Oberacker and a book and lyrics by Robert Taylor and Richard Oberacker, have just announced compete casting and an award-winning design team. (more...)

History Presents THE OBAMA YEARS - A NINE-PART ORAL HISTORY
by TV News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

HISTORY has today launched THE OBAMA YEARS - A NINE-PART ORAL HISTORY. This is an incredible compilation of commentary from President Barack Obama and 23 members of his administration. (more...)

Photo Flash: Steppenwolf Unveils Art for Young Jean Lee's STRAIGHT WHITE MEN
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Steppenwolf Theatre Company welcomes internationally acclaimed playwright and director Young Jean Lee this winter as she directs the Chicago premiere of her play, Straight White Men. The fearless and entertaining play features ensemble member Alan Wilder as the patriarch, Ed, who welcomes home his three sons-Madison Dirks (Jake), Ryan Hallahan (Drew) and Brian Slaten (Matt) for the holidays. Scroll down for a peek at the official artwork for the show! (more...)

Hortonworks Appoints Rajnish Verma President and Chief Operating Officer
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

(more...)

Emmy Winner Travis Wall Brings New Show to Bay Area 3/22
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

TRAVIS WALL. the Emmy Award winning choreographer ('So You Think You Can Dance') and BREAK THE FLOOR PRODUCTIONS have announced national tour dates for the second show by America's hottest dance company, Travis Wall's SHAPING SOUND After The Curtain.  This groundbreaking live performance will come to the Bay Area for one appearance only: 7:30pm,March 22, at the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts, 255 S. Almaden Blvd. Tickets ($39 - $79) are available at www.SanJoseTheaters.orgor (408) 792-4111. Additional information on the show can be found at www.ShapingSoundCo.com. (more...)

PepsiCo & 21st Century Fox Announce Grand Prize Winners In 'Search For HIDDEN FIGURES' Contest
by Movies News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

PepsiCo and 21st Century Fox, in partnership with the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS), are proud to announce the two grand prize winners from 'The Search for Hidden Figures' scholarship contest. (more...)

Pulse Secure certified for U.S. Department of Defense Unified Capabilities Approved Products List
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

(more...)

Detroit Public Theatre Brings The Holler Sessions Home
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

Detroit Public Theatre is set to bring Frank Boyd's solo performance play celebrating American Jazz, The Holler Sessions to its stage February 1-26. Tickets ($20-$45) are on sale now at www.detroitpublictheatre.org or in person at the Detroit Symphony Orchestra box office. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 416