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BWW Review: Ethan Lipton's THE OUTER SPACE Seeks Suburbia Orbiting Mercury
by Michael Dale - Mar 9, 2017

Five years ago, playwright/composer/lyricist/performer Ethan Lipton stood on the stage of Joe's Pub as the central character of his solo musical NO PLACE TO GO, explaining the choices he had to make when the company he worked for announced it was relocating to Mars. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, March 29, 2017
by - Mar 9, 2017

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Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, March 22, 2017
by - Mar 6, 2017

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Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, April 12, 2017
by - Mar 24, 2017

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VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Disbanded' Episode of ARROW on The CW
by - Mar 23, 2017

On the next episode of ARROW titled "Disbanded",  Diggle (David Ramsey) and Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) are shocked by Oliver’s (Stephen Amell) decision to call on the Bratva to help take down Prometheus (Josh Segurra). (more...)

THE CARDINAL Finds Full Company at Southwark Payhouse
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Natalie Simpson (Royal Shakespeare Company's recent productions of King Lear, Hamlet and Cymbeline) joins an eleven-strong cast to play Duchess Rosaura alongside the previously announced Stephen Boxer in THE CARDINAL at Southwark Playhouse. James Shirley's tragic masterpiece, directed by Justin Audibert, plays from 26 April - 27 May with a press performance on 28 April. (more...)

Custom Made Theatre Co. and EXIT Theatre present a Workshop Production of YOU'LL NOT FEEL THE DROWNING
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

This April, You'll Not Feel the Drowning - written by Marissa Skudlarek and directed by Gabriel A. Ross - is the first play to be workshopped by Custom Made Theatre Company as part of their new play development program, Undiscovered Works, a project in collaboration with EXIT Theatre with the goal of creating more direct avenues from page to stage.  (more...)

Custom Made Stages New Play Development Winner, Skudlarek's YOU'LL NOT FEEL THE DROWNING Opens 4/13
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

You'll Not Feel The Drowning, written by Marissa Skudlarek  and  directed by Gabriel A. Ross, is the first play to be workshopped by Custom Made Theatre Company as part of their New Play Development Program, Undiscovered Works, a project in collaboration with the EXIT Theatre with the goal of creating more direct avenues from page to stage.  (more...)

Brooklyn Arts Exchange Announces Mariana Valencia's ALBUM
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

Brooklyn Arts Exchange is proud to announce ALBUM by Mariana Valencia (2016/17 BAX Artist in Residence). The show will play April 7, 2017 at 8:00pm and  April 8 at 7:00pm and 9:00pm.  (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, April 5, 2017
by - Mar 20, 2017

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VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Checkmate' Episode of ARROW on The CW
by - Mar 2, 2017

On the next episode of ARROW on The CW titled "Checkmate",  Oliver (Stephen Amell) gets closer to the truth about Prometheus. (more...)

THE RIOT Continues in Ferndale This April
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

Fresh off a very successful run at the Planet Ant Theatre in Hamtramck, RIOT GRRRL 90s comes to Ferndale for a TWO WEEKEND - LIMITED ENGAGEMENT at the RINGWALD THEATRE in Ferndale. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Kapiushon' Episode of ARROW on The CW
by - Mar 16, 2017

On the next episode of ARROW titled "Kapiushon", Prometheus (Josh Segarra) goes to great lengths to break Oliver (Stephen Amell). (more...)

BWW Review: North Hollywood's Cupcake Theater Goes Punk With GREEN DAY'S AMERICAN IDIOT!
by George Brietigam - Mar 13, 2017

Cupcake Studio's production of Green Day's American Idiot oozes of freshness in Trump's America. There was never a dull moment in this high energy, headbanging, production. The power of this show rests in its pure energy, and the cast certainly delivered. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Award Winning Australian Musical LADIES IN BLACK Puts 1950's Women and Australian Culture In the Spotlight With Class, Comedy and Captivating Music
by Jade Kops - Jan 8, 2017

Capturing the not too distant past of 1950's Sydney, the heart-warming coming of age story of a young, intelligent woman comes to life with fabulous songs and fantastic fashion in LADIES IN BLACK. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, January 25, 2017
by - Jan 6, 2017

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Planet Ant Presents Box Fest Winner RIOT GRRRL 90'S by Dyan Bailey 1/13-28
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Planet Ant will present the original one-act Riot Grrrl 90s written and directed by the 2016 Box Fest winner Dyan Bailey, January 13-28. Tickets ($10) are on sale now online at www.planetant.com. A complete schedule follows this release. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, February 15, 2017
by - Jan 31, 2017

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BWW Review: ESCAPED ALONE, Royal Court
by Liz Cearns - Jan 31, 2017

A year after its first run, Caryl Churchill's Escaped Alone returns to the Royal Court Theatre. This rather strange play is split between garden chit-chat and apocalyptic horrors, though directly juxtaposing or linking Churchill's two worlds seems naively simplistic. Its dual settings do lead to an odd overall effect; while individual moments shine, the piece as a whole seems stilted. (more...)

Akvavit Theatre Announces New Artistic Leadership; Associate Company Members
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Akvavit Theatre, Chicago's premier Nordic Theatre Company, will launch 2017 with new artistic leadership and an expanded ensemble. Five year Akvavit veterans Kirstin Franklin and Breahan Pautsch will serve as the company's new Co-Artistic Directors, succeeding Artistic Director Chad Eric Bergman and Managing Artistic Director Bergen Anderson, who have served since 2009. Bergman and Anderson will remain with Akvavit as Founders and as part of the original company, which still includes Mark Litwicki and Matthew Isler. Additionally, Akvavit welcomes eight new Associate company members: Richard Gilbert, Joe Giovannetti, Sarah Giovannetti, Nigel Harsch, Paulette Hicks, Micah Kronlokken, Julie Mitre and Amber Robinson.  (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, February 15, 2017
by - Jan 27, 2017

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VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Second Chances' Episode of ARROW on The CW
by - Jan 26, 2017

On the next episode of ARROW on The CW titled  "Second Chances", in his quest to take down Kovar, Oliver (Stephen Amell) gets help from a surprising source (more...)

Adrian Lukis And Jill Winternitz Star In UK Premiere Of Off-Broadway Hit
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

'Everything I did - every decision I made - led me right here - right to this moment, here with you.' (more...)

convergence-continuum Presents the 2017 NEOMFA Playwrights Festival February 9-18
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

convergence-continuum presents two world-premiere plays by local graduate-student playwrights at the 2017 NEOMFA Playwrights Festival. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, February 8, 2017
by - Jan 20, 2017

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World Premiere of HOW TO USE A KNIFE at Unicorn Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Will Snider's How to Use a Knife is a world premiere play bursting with energy, secrets and suspense. It isn't easy running a busy restaurant kitchen in New York City, but it may be the last chance Chef George gets to turn his life around. (more...)

THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE to Receive Concert Presentation with Tracie Bennett at The Ambassadors
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

New musical inspired by Goethe poem The Sorcerer's Apprentice appears in two exclusive concerts, with a stellar cast including Olivier Award winner Tracie Bennett. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, January 25, 2017
by - Jan 19, 2017

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BWW Review: ROSE AND WALSH at Theatre Suburbia
by Brett Cullum - Jan 18, 2017

ROSE AND WALSH now playing at Theatre subUrbia is Neil Simon's meditation on how love lives on after death, and it serves as a reminder of what a great author can do with a good concept. It's a touching, sweet, and well produced evening out at Northwest Houston's longest running all-volunteer playhouse. (more...)

Caryl Churchill's CLOUD 9 at Black Box PAC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The Black Box Performing Arts Center continues to emerge as the Tri-State area's premiere destination for both cutting-edge professional theater and collaborative performing arts education as it proudly presents a new production of Caryl Churchill's  Cloud 9 in the heart of Teaneck, NJ. (more...)

GREEN DAY'S AMERICAN IDIOT: La prima punk opera in Italia debutta a Novara
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Dopo Broadway e Londra, nel 2017 arriva finalmente in Italia "Green Day's American Idiot", il musical scritto da Billie Joe Armstrong, con le musiche dei Green Day. (more...)

Black Box Studios Proudly Presents CLOUD 9
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

The Black Box Performing Arts Center continues to emerge as the Tri-State area's premiere destination for both cutting-edge professional theater and collaborative performing arts education as it proudly presents a new production of Caryl Churchill's  Cloud 9 in the heart of Teaneck, NJ - just a quick ride over the George Washington Bridge. (more...)

Artists From Suburbia's Summer Theatre Surge to Showcase New Works
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Artists from subUrbia, a leader in new and experimental community-based theatre on Boston's south shore, today announced their 2017 Suburban Summer Theatre Surge, the only theatre season on the south shore incorporating community involvement in new-play development. (more...)

Sierra Stages presents END DAYS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Sierra Stages opens it 2017 season with "End Days", an irreverent but deeply felt comedy about science, religion, and family. Written by Deborah Zoe Laufer, "End Days" plays for four weekends only from March 2 - 25 at the historic Nevada Theatre in Nevada City. The Sierra Stages production is directed by Robert Rossman, with set design also by Robert Rossman, lighting design by Erin Beatie and Joshua Vrooman, and costume design by Paulette Sand-Gilbert. The cast includes Nevada County actors Brian Arnold, Cathy Callas, Max Freedman, Michele Nesbit, and T.E. Wolfe. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Spectre of the Gun' Episode of ARROW on The CW
by - Feb 9, 2017

On the next episode of ARROW on The CW titled "Spectre of the Gun", a traumatic attack on City Hall triggers painful memories for Rene (Rick Gonzalez) about his family. (more...)

Side-Splitting Comedy BIGGER FATTER LIAR Coming to DVD, Digital HD & On Demand 4/18
by Movies News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Get ready for the hysterical prank-filled adventure in the all-new family comedy, BIGGER FATTER LIAR , available on DVD, Digital HD and On Demand on April 18, 2017 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. (more...)

The Or Gallery Presents UNCERTAIN REFLECTIONS 2/4-3/11
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

The Or Gallery is pleased to present a new exhibition featuring the work of Ann Lislegaard (Copenhagen/New York) and Neil Wedman (Vancouver). Uncertain Reflections features Lislegaard's video installation Oracles, Owls… Some Animals Never Sleep (2012-2014) and Wedman's House of Mirrors #1, #2, and #3. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
by - Feb 3, 2017

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Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, March 15, 2017
by - Feb 24, 2017

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VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Fighting Fire with Fire' Episode of ARROW on The CW
by - Feb 23, 2017

On the next episode of ARROW on The CW titled "Fighting Fire with Fire", Oliver (Stephen Amell) faces his biggest challenge yet as mayor. (more...)

UNCLE VANYA Opens Tonight for Now-Extended Run at the Goodman
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Goodman Theatre Artistic Director Robert Falls marks his 30th anniversary season with the Chicago premiere of Pulitzer Prize winner Annie Baker's (The Flick) adaptation of Uncle Vanya. Uncle Vanya opens tonight and appears for a now-extended run through March 19 in the Owen Theatre. (more...)

Black Box Performing Arts Center presents Caryl Churchill's CLOUD 9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

The Black Box Performing Arts Center continues to emerge as the Tri-State area's premiere destination for both cutting-edge professional theater and collaborative performing arts education as it proudly presents a new production of Caryl Churchill's  Cloud 9 in the heart of Teaneck, NJ - just a quick ride over the George Washington Bridge.  (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Bratva' Episode of ARROW on The CW
by - Feb 2, 2017

On the next episode of ARROW on The CW titled "Bratva", a mission takes Oliver (Stephen Amell), Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) and team to Russia where they meet up with Oliver’s old friend, Anatoly (more...)

Peter Goers Returns to Holden Street Theatres in SMOKED HAM
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2017

Following Actors, Drunks And Babies Never Hurt Themselves - eight sold-out shows -Peter Goers' last Fringe show has since had a regional tour to 30 SA towns with producer Anthony Lamond. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, March 8, 2017
by - Feb 17, 2017

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, March 8, 2017! (more...)

Black Box Studios Proudly Presents CLOUD 9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

The Black Box Performing Arts Center continues to emerge as the Tri-State area's premiere destination for both cutting-edge professional theater and collaborative performing arts education as it proudly presents a new production of Caryl Churchill's  Cloud 9 in the heart of Teaneck, NJ - just a quick ride over the George Washington Bridge.  (more...)

Stacy Keach to Return as Ernest Hemingway in PAMPLONA at the Goodman
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

Ten years after their critically acclaimed collaboration on King Lear, Artistic Director Robert Falls and stage and screen star Stacy Keach-both 2015 Theater Hall of Fame inductees-reunite for the world premiere of Pamplona by Jim McGrath. (more...)

KCRW Announces Line-Up for Two Official Showcases at SXSW 2017
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

Los Angeles-based public radio station KCRW has announced the line-up for this year's KCRW Showcases at SXSW, kicking off the convention with two official showcases on Wednesday, March 15.   (more...)

Breaking Out of the Institution Is More Important Than Fitting in in CREEDMORIA Film
by Movies News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Bubbling over with a much-needed dose of optimism is Creedmoria, director Alicia Slimmer's feature debut based loosely on her experiences growing up in 1980s-era Queens, New York, in the shadow of the Creedmoor Psychiatric Center. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, March 1, 2017
by - Feb 13, 2017

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