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Photo Flash: First Look at Virginia Rep's BEAUTY AND THE BEASTPhoto Flash: First Look at Virginia Rep's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

Virginia Repertory presents Disney's Beauty and the Beast, now running through May 14, 2017. (more...)

BWW Review: FREAKY FRIDAY at Cleveland Play HouseBWW Review: FREAKY FRIDAY at Cleveland Play House
by Roy Berko - Apr 24, 2017

If you go to the theater for enjoyment, Cleveland Play House's "Freaky Friday" is your thing. If you go to the theater to see marvelous talent, in a well-directed, well-conceived show, "Freaky Friday" is your thing. If you don't go to theater but have always wondered what a Broadway show is like, "Freaky Friday" is your thing. Yes, if you don't go see "Freaky Friday" you are going to miss out on a special event! (more...)

BWW Review: VMT's HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING Finds Success with Young Star
by Emel Ertugrul - Apr 23, 2017

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, at the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, through April 23. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Dog Days of Summer Arrive Early in SYLVIAPhoto Flash: The Dog Days of Summer Arrive Early in SYLVIA
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2017

The dog days of summer arrive early this year, as Rubicon Theatre Company presents a spring production of A.R. Gurney's howlingly funny canine comedy SYLVIA, a love story about empty nesters Greg and Kate, and an irrepressible mutt named Sylvia. Written by Drama Desk, Obie and Lortel Award-winning playwright A.R. Gurney (also known for Love Letters and The Dining Room), the plot follows what happens after a man going through a midlife crisis finds a dog in Central Park and brings her home without consulting his wife. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at VMT's HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYINGPhoto Flash: First Look at VMT's HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

Anyone who loves movies such as Office Space, loathes their boss, or has ever been at odds with the 'buffoonery' of big business, take note: Virginia Musical Theatre (VMT) is back at it again with another production that will leave audiences laughing, relating, and commiserating. Opening April 21, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (H2$) continues the VMT tradition, now 26 seasons strong, of bringing Broadway-caliber performing arts to the area. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Premiering at South Coast RepertoryPhoto Flash: First Look at A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Premiering at South Coast Repertory
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2017

South Coast Repertory is producing the world premiere of Lucas Hnath's A Doll's House, Part 2 on the Julianne Argyros Stage, April 9-30. As previously announced, a production opens on Broadway at the end of April. (more...)

Photo Flash: South Coast Rep Takes on A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2Photo Flash: South Coast Rep Takes on A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2017

South Coast Repertory is producing the world premiere of Lucas Hnath's A Doll's House, Part 2 on the Julianne Argyros Stage, April 9-30. As previously announced, a production opens on Broadway at the end of April. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Virginia Stage and NSU Theatre's THE WIZPhoto Flash: First Look at Virginia Stage and NSU Theatre's THE WIZ
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

Two of Hampton Road's leading performing arts organizations are teaming up to bring the seminal American musical, The Wiz, to downtown Norfolk. More than 50 performers and 20 technicians are working to make this musical the largest spectacle to hit the Wells Theatre in years. The collaboration between the companies is a landmark partnership for Hampton Roads. (more...)

Photo Flash: DIVINE ASSIGNMENT Continues at John Cullum TheatrePhoto Flash: DIVINE ASSIGNMENT Continues at John Cullum Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2017

The Divine Assignment opened to raves and packed houses this past weekend at the John Cullum Theatre of the American Theatre of Actors, 314 W. 54th Street, NYC. BroadwayWorld has a look at the cast in action below! (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2017

The Divine Assignment opened to raves this past weekend at the John Cullum Theatre of the American Theatre of Actors, 314 W. 54th Street, NYC. The production has another full run this weekend: Thurs. April 13 @ 7pm; Fri. April 14 @ 8pm; Sat. April 15 @ 2pm & 8pm; and Sun. April 16 @ 3pm & 7pm. Tickets available on Brownpapertickets.com. (more...)

Photo Flash: Humor Lands at Dulles, First Look at BOEING BOEINGPhoto Flash: Humor Lands at Dulles, First Look at BOEING BOEING
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

Thursday night, just a few exits away from baggage claim at Washington's Dulles Airport, the comedy Boeing Boeing arrived. The riotous laughter continues at NextStop Theatre Company's 114 seat black box theatre in Herndon through April 30th. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Gnomes and Humans Alike Stroll the AMELIE Opening Night Red Carpet!Photo Coverage: Gnomes and Humans Alike Stroll the AMELIE Opening Night Red Carpet!
by Walter McBride - Apr 4, 2017

The new Broadway musical, Amelie, a new musical based on the beloved five-time Oscar-nominated film, opened just last night at the Walter Kerr Theatre, marking Tony nominee Phillipa Soo's return to Broadway. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the red carpet below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: She's Arrived! AMELIE Cast Takes Opening Night Broadway BowsPhoto Coverage: She's Arrived! AMELIE Cast Takes Opening Night Broadway Bows
by Walter McBride - Apr 4, 2017

The new Broadway musical Amelie, based on the beloved five-time Oscar-nominated film, opened just last night at the Walter Kerr Theatre, marking Tony nominee Phillipa Soo's return to Broadway. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the curtain call below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: The Cast of AMELIE Journeys All the Way to the Opening Night After Party!Photo Coverage: The Cast of AMELIE Journeys All the Way to the Opening Night After Party!
by Linda Lenzi - Apr 4, 2017

Just last night the cast of Amelie, a new musical based on the beloved five-time Oscar-nominated film, journeyed halfway (x2) to Rockefeller Center to celebrate opening night on Broadway. Broadway World takes you inside the festivities below! (more...)

Photo Flash: LPTW Honor Carol Hall, Linda Cho, Liesl Tommy and More at 2017 Awards CelebrationPhoto Flash: LPTW Honor Carol Hall, Linda Cho, Liesl Tommy and More at 2017 Awards Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2017

On Friday, March 31, 2017, The League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW), a not-for-profit organization committed to promoting visibility and increasing opportunities for women in the professional theatre, is pleased to recognize the talents of six outstanding women: Carol Hall, Linda Cho, Lilieana Blain-Cruz, Liesl Tommy, Jess Chayes and Emily Simoness. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - HEDY! to Return to Planet Connections in JulyPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek - HEDY! to Return to Planet Connections in July
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

HEDY! is enjoying a triumphant run across the country (2016: Planet Connections Theatre Festivity and United Solo Festival; and 2017: SaraSolo Festival, Florida; DivaFest, Indianapolis; One & Only Series, Vermont; Shenandoah Fringe, Virginia) before returning to where it all began: Planet Connections Theatre Festivity in July. Shortly after, Ms. Massie takes her one woman-show to the 2017 Galway Fringe. Scroll down for a sneak peek at Massie in action! (more...)

Photo Flash: See New Stills of Kokandy's THE WIZ, Extending One Week at Theater WitPhoto Flash: See New Stills of Kokandy's THE WIZ, Extending One Week at Theater Wit
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Due to popular demand, Kokandy Productions hit revival of THE WIZ will add one additional week of performances, extending through April 23, 2017 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. BroadwayWorld has a fresh batch of production photos below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Moving Arts Preps (End of the) World Premiere of APOCALYPSE PLAYPhoto Flash: Moving Arts Preps (End of the) World Premiere of APOCALYPSE PLAY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2017

MOVING ARTS is thrilled to announce two (End of the) World Premiere apocalyptic plays BURNERS, written by Terence Anthony and directed by Sara Wagner and APOCALYPSE PLAY, written by Cory Hinkle and directed by Darin Anthony. BURNERS will preview on Thursday, March 9 at 8pm; will open on Friday, March 10 at 8:00pm and will run through Sunday, April 2, 2017 & APOCALYPSE PLAY will begin previews on Wednesday, March 22; will open on Friday, March 24 at 8:00pm and will run through Sunday, April 15, 2017 at the Atwater Village Theatre, 3269 Casitas Ave. in Los Angeles, 90039. (more...)

Photo Flash: BY THE WATER Opens Tonight at NorthlightPhoto Flash: BY THE WATER Opens Tonight at Northlight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, presents the Midwest Premiere of By the Water, written by Sharyn Rothstein and directed by Cody Estle.  By the Water runs March 16 - April 23, 2017 at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie. The press opening is scheduled for Friday, March 24 at 8pm.  (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Victoria Clark, Montego Glover & More in SOUSATZKA; Opens Tonight in Toronto!Photo Flash: First Look at Victoria Clark, Montego Glover & More in SOUSATZKA; Opens Tonight in Toronto!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

The Broadway-bound, world premiere engagement of SOUSATZKA, with book by Craig Lucas, music by David Shire, and lyrics by Richard Maltby, Jr., based on the original novel 'Madame Sousatzka' by Bernice Rubens, opens tonight in Toronto. Directed by Adrian Noble and choreographed by Graciela Daniele, the production stars Victoria Clark, Montego Glover, Judy Kaye and Jordan Barrow. (more...)