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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 23, 2017 in Tampa

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, CHICAGO, and more! (more...)
West Coast Players to Present Staged Reading of THE BIRTHDAY PARTY by Harold Pinter West Coast Players to Present Staged Reading of THE BIRTHDAY PARTY by Harold Pinter
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2017 in Tampa

West Coast Players presents a staged reading of Harold Pinter's dark comedy, The Birthday Party , July 1, 2017. (more...)
PAW Patrol Live!'s RACE TO THE RESCUE Tour to Hit Seven Florida Cities This Summer PAW Patrol Live!'s RACE TO THE RESCUE Tour to Hit Seven Florida Cities This Summer
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Tampa

PAW Patrol Live! 'Race to the Rescue' based on hit preschool series PAW Patrol, which airs on Nickelodeon and is produced by Spin Master Entertainment, will visit seven cities across Florida throughout June and July, including Orlando, Jacksonville, West Palm Beach, Ft. Myers, Ft. Lauderdale, Melbourne and Tampa. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18
by Audition Roundup on June 18, 2017 in Tampa

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 18, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 6/18/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 6/18/2017
by BWW on June 18, 2017 in Tampa

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/18/2017 for Tampa (more...)
BWW Review: MAD Theatre of Tampa Presents Stephen Sondheim's Iconic COMPANY at the Shimberg BWW Review: MAD Theatre of Tampa Presents Stephen Sondheim's Iconic COMPANY at the Shimberg
by Peter Nason on June 18, 2017 in Tampa

Ricky Marenda as Bobby leads a strong cast in a show that, nearly fifty years after it first opened, still resonates. (more...)
BWW Review: A FARTING BELCHING OGRE WILL STEAL YOUR HEART at Dreamhouse Theatre BWW Review: A FARTING BELCHING OGRE WILL STEAL YOUR HEART at Dreamhouse Theatre
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on June 16, 2017 in Tampa

A FARTING BELCHING OGRE WILL STEAL YOUR HEART at Dreamhouse Theatre. This show has it all - part twisted fairytale, part irreverent fun. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 16, 2017 in Tampa

'BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS, and More! (more...)
BWW Review: Sharr White's Thought-Provoking THE OTHER PLACE at Tampa Rep BWW Review: Sharr White's Thought-Provoking THE OTHER PLACE at Tampa Rep
by Peter Nason on June 15, 2017 in Tampa

A smart, sharply executed production of an exceptionally written play.  (more...)
Creative Loafing's Tampa Bay Restaurant Week Starts Today Creative Loafing's Tampa Bay Restaurant Week Starts Today
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2017 in Tampa

Creative Loafing's Tampa Bay Restaurant Week is back for it's 10th year from June 15th through 25th with three-course prix fixe menus at more than 50 participating restaurants throughout Tampa Bay. (more...)
BWW Previews: STRAZ' Broadway Stars of the Future Winners Heading to NYC For the Jimmys! BWW Previews: STRAZ' Broadway Stars of the Future Winners Heading to NYC For the Jimmys!
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on June 14, 2017 in Tampa

BWW Previews: STRAZ' BROADWAY STAR OF THE FUTURE AWARD WINNERS HEADING TO NEW YORK at Minskoff TheatreThroughout the school year, high school musical productions in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco and Manatee Counties were reviewed by a panel of adjudicators, who submitted a nine-page critique to the Straz Center for Performing Arts. (more...)
BWW Preview: DARK COMEDY MUSICAL COMPANY DEBUTS JUNE 15  at mad Theatre BWW Preview: DARK COMEDY MUSICAL COMPANY DEBUTS JUNE 15 at mad Theatre
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on June 13, 2017 in Tampa

DARK COMEDY MUSICAL COMPANY DEBUTS JUNE 15 AT at Mad Theatre (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 6/11/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 6/11/2017
by BWW on June 11, 2017 in Tampa

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/11/2017 for Tampa (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 09, 2017 in Tampa

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, BEAUTIFUL and More! (more...)
Creative Loafing's Tampa Bay Restaurant Week Kicks Off Next Week Creative Loafing's Tampa Bay Restaurant Week Kicks Off Next Week
by BWW News Desk on June 08, 2017 in Tampa

Creative Loafing's Tampa Bay Restaurant Week is back for it's 10th year from June 15th through 25th with three-course prix fixe menus at more than 50 participating restaurants throughout Tampa Bay-and to kick it off, Creative Loafing will host the third annual Meet The Chefs on Thurs., June 15th, from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Vault (611 N. Franklin St. in downtown Tampa). (more...)
Florida's New Tampa Players Announces the Cast for THE WIZ Florida's New Tampa Players Announces the Cast for THE WIZ
by BWW News Desk on June 07, 2017 in Tampa

New Tampa Players, in collaboration with University Area CDC, announces the cast of its summer production of The Wiz, direction by David J. Valdez, musical direction by G. Frank Meekins, and choreography by Marcus Borders. The cast features Carmi Harris (Dorothy), Tron Montgomery (Scarecrow), Thomas Williams (Tinman), Michael Jo'Mae (Lion), Latoya McCormick (Glinda), Natasha McKeller (Addaperle/Evillene), Janelle Richardson (Addaperle/Evillene), Dwuany Cannon Jr. (Uncle Henry/The Wiz), and Pavonne' Scott (Aunt Em). (more...)
Ruth Eckerd Hall Receives $100,000 Gift From Freedom Boat Club Ruth Eckerd Hall Receives $100,000 Gift From Freedom Boat Club
by BWW News Desk on June 06, 2017 in Tampa

Ruth Eckerd Hall has announced a  $100,000 gift from Freedom Boat Club and a new three-year partnership as part of the theatre's ongoing "Expanding the Experience" fundraising campaign. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 6/04/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 6/04/2017
by BWW on June 04, 2017 in Tampa

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/04/2017 for Tampa (more...)
'CHAD DEITY' Gives Cast Member a 'Life Imitates Art' Moment at Stageworks Theatre 'CHAD DEITY' Gives Cast Member a 'Life Imitates Art' Moment at Stageworks Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 02, 2017 in Tampa

When Tampa's longest running professional theatre, Stageworks, opens the award winning production of 'The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity' on June 1, 2017, one cast member is having the opportunity of a lifetime by playing a role that epitomizes all the negative personality traits of a position in a business he knows too well. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/1 - FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/1 - FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 02, 2017 in Tampa

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, BEAUTIFUL and More! (more...)
Broadway Theatre Project's Director of Dance Wraps Up Intensive Workshop at New World School Broadway Theatre Project's Director of Dance Wraps Up Intensive Workshop at New World School
by BWW News Desk on May 31, 2017 in Tampa

Broadway Theatre Project's (BTP) Director of Dance Herman Payne just wrapped up a three-week intensive program at New World Schools of Arts College of Dance in Miami, Florida and will join BTP in July.    (more...)
Broadway Theatre Project's Director of Dance Wraps Intensive Workshop at New World School Broadway Theatre Project's Director of Dance Wraps Intensive Workshop at New World School
by BWW News Desk on May 30, 2017 in Tampa

Broadway Theatre Project's (BTP) Director of Dance Herman Payne just wrapped up a three-week intensive program at New World Schools of Arts College of Dance in Miami, Florida and will join BTP in July. (more...)
Creative Loafing to Kick Off 10th Annual Tampa Bay Restaurant Week Next Month Creative Loafing to Kick Off 10th Annual Tampa Bay Restaurant Week Next Month
by BWW News Desk on May 30, 2017 in Tampa

Creative Loafing's Tampa Bay Restaurant Week is back for its 10th year from June 15th through 25th with three-course prix fixe menus at more than 80 participating restaurants throughout Tampa Bay. (more...)
BWW Previews: MONKS GONE WILD at Carrollwood Players Theater BWW Previews: MONKS GONE WILD at Carrollwood Players Theater
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on May 30, 2017 in Tampa

Described as 'Monks gone wild,' by director Jim Russell, INCORRUPTIBLE tells the tale of the Abbey of Priseaux in 13th-century France. France has gone broke because St. Foy, the patron of the local monastery, hasn't generated a miracle in thirteen years. (more...)
TampaRep Caps Sixth Season with Haunting Drama THE OTHER PLACE TampaRep Caps Sixth Season with Haunting Drama THE OTHER PLACE
by BWW News Desk on May 28, 2017 in Tampa

Tampa Repertory Theatre will close its sixth season with Sharr White's gripping psychological drama The Other Place at Studio 120 on the University of South Florida campus. (more...)