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Third Rail Rep Opens SWEET AND SAD Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2013

Third Rail Repertory Theatre presents Sweet and Sad by Richard Nelson, directed by Scott Yarbrough*, opening tonight, September 27, 2013, and running through October 20, 2013. (more...)

Photo Flash: SCENES FROM A MARRIAGE Celebrates Opening at St. James Theatre - Trevor Nunn and More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2013

Trevor Nunn's production of Ingmar Bergman's Scenes from a Marriage, adapted by Joanna Murray-Smith, officially opened at the St. James Theatre last night, Tuesday 24 September 2013 and will run until 9 November. BroadwayWorld has photos of the company's opening night festivities below! (more...)

BWW Poll: Who Will Win Emmy for Lead Actress in a Drama?
by Matthew Allen - Sep 18, 2013

Challenge the BroadwayWorld.com Experts- Who do you think will win the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series? (more...)

Rep Stage Opens 2013-14 Season with A YOUNG LADY OF PROPERTY Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2013

'A Young Lady of Property' opens tonight, September 11, 2013, with a limited run through September 29 in the Studio Theatre of the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center (HVPA) on the campus of HCC. For tickets and additional information, visitwww.repstage.org or call 443-518-1500. (more...)

Billy Rose's JUMBO Among Warner Archive's New Releases
by Movies News Desk - Oct 8, 2013

Warner Archive Collection announces new releases including James Garner, Space Ghost, Jumbo & more. (more...)

Tomar partido en México. ¿Y tú de qué lado estás?
by Omar Muñoz - Oct 30, 2012

¿Cuál es el valor y la función del arte en un contexto violento e injusto? ¿Cómo distinguir la verdad de la mentira y lo ético de lo no ético? Estos y otros cuestionamientos son los ejes temáticos centrales de la puesta en escena Tomar partido del dramaturgo judío sudafricano, Ronald Harwood. (more...)

LARRY WILMORE'S RACE, RELIGION & SEX IN FLORIDA to Air on Showtime, 11/3
by TV News Desk - Oct 25, 2012

As the nation gears up for the coming elections, Larry Wilmore heads to the most swinging of all swing states…Florida. His second SHOWTIME comedy special, titled LARRY WILMORE'S RACE, RELIGION & SEX IN FLORIDA, will premiere November 3rd at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. The one-hour special examines this socially, ethnically, religiously and economically diverse state that, just like in 2000, could determine the outcome of the presidential election. Wilmore is intent on exploring how this unique state that produced two revered American institutions, NASCAR and Hooters, will choose the next leader of the free world. (more...)

Spark Theatre Presents MARIE ANTOINETTE: THE COLOR OF FLESH
by Michael Mulhern - Oct 25, 2012

The play tells the story of the imagined love triangle between Marie Antoinette, her real-life portrait painter Madame Elisabeth le Brun, and a politically radical playboy, Count Alexis de Ligne. (more...)

Erie Philharmonic and Musicians Reach Agreement
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2013

According to reports, the Erie Philharmonic and musicians have reached an agreement for a new contract, ending the strike. (more...)

Theatre Artists Studio to Present MRS. KLEIN, 10/25-11/10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2013

It's not often that a fictional account of an historical figure is so riveting that you feel as if you're right there in the action, even though it takes place in the distant past. But Nicholas Wright's Mrs. Klein does just that, and brings back to life a woman who has been called the most influential female psychologist in history, and probably the least well known. (more...)

HELLO, DOLLY!, BRING IT ON and More Set for 2013-2014 Fifth Third Bank Fox Theatre Series
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2013

Olympia Entertainment and MagicSpace Entertainment have announced a variety of theatrical and musical experiences to headline the 2013-2014 Fifth Third Bank Fox Theatre Series; featuring some of musical theater's most enduring titles, as well as new favorites. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE APPLE FAMILY PLAYS, An Intelligent Reflection of Art and Life
by Benjamin Tomchik - Nov 26, 2013

Many would hesitate at the thought of spending an entire day at the theater. Yet Studio Theatre's production of The Apple Family Plays leaves you begging for more at the end. The Apple Family Plays not only meets the standard of great theater, but exceeds it in every way with this not-to-be-missed theatrical event. If art is a reflection of life, then The Apple Family Plays at Studio Theatre are intelligent reflections of the ongoing civic debates in society and foreshadow the likely situations, characters and conversations many of us will encounter. (more...)

Ed Harris & Giancarlo Esposito to Partner for PATRIOTIC TREASON
by Movies News Desk - Nov 20, 2013

According to Deadline, Esposito, currently starring in NBC's hit series REVOLUTION, will direct and star in the big-screen adaptation of Evan Carton's book - and has enlisted Oscar-nominated Harris to join the cast as the legendary abolitionist John Brown. Esposito will take on the role of 'freed slave-turned-abolitionist' Frederick Douglass. (more...)

THE RASCALS: ONCE UPON A DREAM Plays 2013-14 Fox Theatre Series Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2013

Olympia Entertainment and MagicSpace Entertainment add The Rascals: Once Upon a Dream to the 2013-2014 Fifth Third Bank Fox Theatre Series, rounding out the series with a mix of rock 'n' roll and broadway. This exciting addition is set to arrive at the Fox Theatre tonight, November 15. (more...)

IF ONLY Premieres at Minerva Theatre, Chichester in June
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2013

Angus Jackson - director of the 2013 Olivier Award-winning production Goodnight Mister Tom - returns to Chichester with the world premiere of If Only by David Edgar. This political drama is described as a witty and astute exploration of the moral dilemmas at the heart of coalition government. (more...)

Alliance Theatre Opens THE WHIPPING MAN Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2013

The Alliance Theatre will stage the critically acclaimed historical drama THE WHIPPING MAN in its first production for Atlanta audiences. Set in Richmond, VA at the close of the Civil War, Matthew Lopez's suspenseful play was described by the New York Times as 'haunting, striking and powerful.' THE WHIPING MAN will run on the Hertz Stage tonight, March 8 - April 7, 2013 (more...)

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents THE ODD COUPLE, Opening 3/22
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2013

Pioneer Theatre Company presents the iconic American comedy The Odd Couple, March 22 through April 6, 2013. (more...)

Scoop: HART OF DIXIE on THE CW - Today, March 5, 2013
by TV Scoop - Mar 5, 2013

Get all the scoop on HART OF DIXIE, airing on THE CW today, March 5, 2013! (more...)

Zoe Wanamaker to Star in STEVIE, Kicking Off Chichester Festival 2014 from April 24
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2014

Chichester's Festival 2014 opens with a major revival of Hugh Whitemore's award-winning glimpse into the unconventional life of celebrated English poet and novelist Stevie Smith. (more...)

David Hyde Pierce, Ellen Burstyn and More Set for Drama Desk's THE ART OF STORYTELLING Panel at Sardi's, Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2013

On Today, March 22nd, 2013, please join Award winning Broadway stars David Hyde Pierce and Kristine Nielsen ('Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike'); Ellen Burstyn and Elizabeth Marvel ('Picnic') and *Jane Houdyshell ('Dead Accounts') for 'The Art of Storytelling,' this year's Drama Desk Luncheon/Panel Discussion at Sardi's (234 West 44th Street). (more...)

Scoop: HART OF DIXIE on THE CW - Monday, April 8, 2013
by TV Scoop - Mar 20, 2013

Get all the scoop on HART OF DIXIE, airing on THE CW on Monday, April 8, 2013! (more...)

Welcome Moss Hart Back to Broadway - Meet the Full Cast of Lincoln Center's ACT ONE, Beginning Tomorrow!
by Meet the Cast - Mar 19, 2014

Lincoln Center Theater presents Act One, a play written and directed by James Lapine from the autobiography by Moss Hart. The production is scheduled to begin previews tomorrow night, March 20 and will open on Thursday, April 17 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street). Scroll down to learn more about the full company, plus check out the latest TV spot for the production! (more...)

David Hyde Pierce, Ellen Burstyn and More Set for Drama Desk's THE ART OF STORYTELLING Panel at Sardi's, 3/22
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2013

On Friday, March 22nd, 2013, please join Award winning Broadway stars David Hyde Pierce and Kristine Nielsen ('Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike'); Ellen Burstyn and Elizabeth Marvel ('Picnic') and *Jane Houdyshell ('Dead Accounts') for 'The Art of Storytelling,' this year's Drama Desk Luncheon/Panel Discussion at Sardi's (234 West 44th Street). (more...)

Chichester's Festival Theatre Reopens With AMADEUS, Starring Rupert Everett, Jul 12-Aug 2
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2014

Chichester's Festival Theatre reopens in July with a new production of Amadeus, featuring West End and Hollywood star Rupert Everett alongside acclaimed young actor Joshua McGuire. (more...)

Roger Forbes, Elizabeth Franz, Robert Foxworth and Jill Tanner to Lead QUARTET at The Old Globe, Running 7/25-8/24
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2014

The Old Globe today announced the full cast and creative team for the third production of the 2014 Summer Season, Ronald Harwood's comedy Quartet, directed by Richard Seer (Other Desert Cities, God of Carnage, The Last Romance). Harwood received an Academy Award for his screenplay of The Pianist and was nominated for The Diving Bell and the Butterfly and The Dresser (also a hit on Broadway and the West End). Quartet will play in the Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center, July 25 - August 24, 2014. (more...)

HELLO, DOLLY!, BRING IT ON and More Set for 2013-2014 Fifth Third Bank Fox Theatre Series
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2013

Olympia Entertainment and MagicSpace Entertainment have announced a variety of theatrical and musical experiences to headline the 2013-2014 Fifth Third Bank Fox Theatre Series; featuring some of musical theater's most enduring titles, as well as new favorites. (more...)

BWW Interviews: DEFENDING THE CAVEMAN'S Vince Valentine Discusses Playing the Caveman for 10 Years
by Benjamin Tomchik - Jul 28, 2014

DC BroadwayWorld.com recently sat down with Defending the Caveman's Vince Valentine to discuss how the show has been updated since playing on Broadway, what it's like to perform in the same role for a decade and why Yoda is credited in his biography. (more...)

Leland Crooke, Cheryl David and More to Lead GHOST-WRITER at International City Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2012

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TN Shakespeare Co. to Present ROMEO AND JULIET at GPAC, 1/28 & 30
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2014

Tennessee Shakespeare Company brings a sweeping, youthful, full-cast production of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet to the Duncan-Williams Performance Hall at Germantown Performing Arts Center on January 28 and 30 at 7:00 pm. Opening night on January 28 will include a complimentary post-show reception with the actors. (more...)

THIRTEEN's Great Performances Chronicles Paul Simon's Graceland Journey Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jan 4, 2013

Paul Simon's Graceland Journey: Under African Skies begins with Paul Simon's 2011 emotional journey back to South Africa and the roots of his seminal album Graceland, but it unfolds into a kaleidoscopic portrait of the turbulent birth and ever-shifting life of a work of art. Joe Berlinger's film airs on Great Performances tonight, January 4 at 9 p.m. on PBS. (Check local listings.) (more...)

TN Shakespeare Co. Presents ROMEO AND JULIET at GPAC Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2014

Tennessee Shakespeare Company brings a sweeping, youthful, full-cast production of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet to the Duncan-Williams Performance Hall at Germantown Performing Arts Center on January 28 and 30 at 7:00 pm. Opening night tonight, January 28 will include a complimentary post-show reception with the actors. (more...)

DEFENDING THE CAVEMAN BRINGS A SPECIAL VALENTINE'S DAY PERFORMANCE TO CONCORD, NH
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2014

Defending the Caveman, the longest running solo play in Broadway history, is now a worldwide, rock-solid tour-de-force. This blockbuster has won the hearts of millions in more than 15 different languages. Defending the Caveman - written by Rob Becker- plays the Capitol Center for the Arts on Valentine's Day, Friday, February 14. (more...)

Alliance Theatre to Open THE WHIPPING MAN, 3/8
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2013

The Alliance Theatre will stage the critically acclaimed historical drama THE WHIPPING MAN in its first production for Atlanta audiences. Set in Richmond, VA at the close of the Civil War, Matthew Lopez's suspenseful play was described by the New York Times as 'haunting, striking and powerful.' THE WHIPING MAN will run on the Hertz Stage March 8 - April 7, 2013 (more...)

BARNUM, THE PAJAMA GAME AND MORE: Chichester Festival Theatre Confirms 2013 Season!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2013

Theatre in the Park will be unveiled with a major revival of the musical Barnum presented in association with Cameron Mackintosh. Directed by Timothy Sheader, Artistic Director of Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, this production will star the versatile and consummate Broadway entertainer Christopher Fitzgerald in the title role. (more...)

Scoop: HART OF DIXIE on THE CW - Tuesday, March 5, 2013
by TV Scoop - Feb 13, 2013

Get all the scoop on HART OF DIXIE, airing on THE CW on Tuesday, March 5, 2013! (more...)

BWW Interviews: Kim Tobin, John Gremillion, and Kay Allmand Talk Stark Naked Theatre's GOD OF CARNAGE
by David Clarke - Feb 11, 2013

Sitting down with any member of the Houston theatre community is one of the true perks of writing for BroadwayWorld. Recently, I got to sit down with three of the four cast members in Stark Naked Theatre's upcoming production of Yasmina Reza's GOD OF CARNAGE. Kim Tobin (playing Veronica), John Gremillion (playing Alan), and Kay Allmand (playing Annette) all talked to me about the show and why Houston audiences will love it. (more...)

THIRTEEN's Great Performances Chronicles Paul Simon's Graceland Journey, 1/4
by TV News Desk - Dec 6, 2012

Paul Simon's Graceland Journey: Under African Skies begins with Paul Simon's 2011 emotional journey back to South Africa and the roots of his seminal album Graceland, but it unfolds into a kaleidoscopic portrait of the turbulent birth and ever-shifting life of a work of art. Joe Berlinger's film airs on Great Performances Friday, January 4 at 9 p.m. on PBS. (Check local listings.) (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Cast of PICNIC!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 24, 2012

Check out the recently released commercial for the show below and meet the cast with videos of them from past productions and roles! (more...)

Shane Attwool, Mark Bazeley and More Lead SCENES FROM A MARRIAGE - Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2013

Shane Attwooll (Peter/Arne), Mark Bazeley (Johan), Melanie Jessops (Mrs. Palm/Mrs Jacobi) and Aislinn Sands (Katrina/Eva) will join the previously announced Olivia Williams (Marianne) in Trevor Nunn's production of Ingmar Bergman's Scenes from a Marriage,adapted by Joanna Murray-Smith. Scenes from a Marriage is produced by St. James Productions. (more...)

Kim Cattrall and Michael Pennington to Lead ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA at Chichester Festival Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2012

International screen and stage star Kim Cattrall leads the cast of William Shakespeare's depiction of politics and passion, alongside distinguished actor Michael Pennington, in the final production at Chichester's Festival Theatre this summer. (more...)

Ed Harris Joins Cast of Shakespeare's CYMBELINE Film Adaptation
by Movies News Desk - Aug 5, 2013

Deadline reports that Ed Harris has signed on to take on the role of 'King Cymbeline' in Michael Almereyda's CYMBELINE, described as a modern day adaption of Shakespeare's classic play. (more...)

Mary Boone Gallery to Present Liu Xiaodong's Paintings Exhibit, Begin. 9/5
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2013

On 5 September 2013, Mary Boone Gallery will open at its Fifth Avenue location In Between Israel and Palestine, a series of recent paintings by LIU XIAODONG. (more...)

Rep Stage to Open 2013-14 Season with A YOUNG LADY OF PROPERTY, Begin. 9/11
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2013

"A Young Lady of Property" opens September 11, 2013, with a limited run through September 29 in the Studio Theatre of the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center (HVPA) on the campus of HCC. For tickets and additional information, visitwww.repstage.org or call 443-518-1500. (more...)

THE RASCALS: ONCE UPON A DREAM Joins 2013-14 Fox Theatre Series, 11/15
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2013

Olympia Entertainment and MagicSpace Entertainment add The Rascals: Once Upon a Dream to the 2013-2014 Fifth Third Bank Fox Theatre Series, rounding out the series with a mix of rock 'n' roll and broadway. This exciting addition is set to arrive at the Fox Theatre Friday, November 15. (more...)

Imelda Staunton and Lloyd Owen Lead West End's GOOD PEOPLE - Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2014

Old Vic Productions and Hampstead Theatre Productions are delighted to announce the full cast for West End transfer of critically acclaimed Good People which will play a limited season of just ten weeks at the No?l Coward Theatre from 10th April, as previously announced. (more...)

STAGE TO SCREEN: Broadway Stars in Prime Time Tonight - April 8, 2013!
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 8, 2013

Here are some of the familiar Broadway faces appearing in prime time tonight (Monday, April 8, 2013)! (more...)

Scoop: HART OF DIXIE on THE CW - Today, April 8, 2013
by TV Scoop - Apr 8, 2013

Get all the scoop on HART OF DIXIE, airing on THE CW today, April 8, 2013! (more...)

Alliance Theatre to Open THE WHIPPING MAN, 3/8
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2013

The Alliance Theatre will stage the critically acclaimed historical drama THE WHIPPING MAN in its first production for Atlanta audiences. Set in Richmond, VA at the close of the Civil War, Matthew Lopez's suspenseful play was described by the New York Times as 'haunting, striking and powerful.' THE WHIPING MAN will run on the Hertz Stage March 8 - April 7, 2013 (more...)

Zoe Wanamaker Stars in STEVIE, Kicking Off Chichester Festival 2014 Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2014

Chichester's Festival 2014 opens with a major revival of Hugh Whitemore's award-winning glimpse into the unconventional life of celebrated English poet and novelist Stevie Smith. (more...)

UMKC Theatre 2012-13 Season Closes With BURNT BY THE SUN, Opening 5/3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2013

UMKC Theatre completes its 2012-2013 season with a Chekhov masterpiece, "Burnt by the Sun." Directed by Tom Mardikes, "Burnt by the Sun" will preview May 3 - 7, open May 8, and run selected dates through May 12 at Studio 116, James C. Olson Performing Arts Center, on the UMKC campus. This production opens like the familiar work of Chekhov and then turns into a stunning production hit by violence so sudden and so shocking it echoes the wars in Iraq or Afghanistan. The Russian/French movie, which won an Oscar for Best Foreign Film, is brilliantly adapted for the stage by Peter Flannery. (more...)

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