Summer Stages: My Choices for California Summer Theatre
by Don Grigware - June 3, 2014
Ghost, Pantages Theatre/June 27 -July13/www.hollywoodpantages.com/ The musical stage adaptation of the 1990 runaway hit film of the same title that starred Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore and Oscar-winning Whoopi Goldberg. Despite its mixed reviews, the show, which originated on the West End, received 3 Tony nominations for its Broadway engagement. With book/lyrics by Bruce Joel and music/lyrics by Dave Stewart and Glen Ballard, Ghost's musical score includes the ever-popular 'Unchained Melody' and is bound to be an audience grabber. (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theatre Picks - NYC!
by Michael Dale - June 3, 2014
Summer in New York is traditionally a quiet time for Broadway, although the now-previewing Tupac Shakur musical, Holler If Ya Hear Me is certainly creating quite a buzz. Perennials like Shakespeare In The Park and the New York International Fringe Festival always draw mobs of playgoers looking for a great time, but everywhere you turn in this arts-crazy city there's somebody putting on a show. (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theatre Picks -Sacramento & Bay Areas
by Harmony Wheeler - June 2, 2014
What better way to get away from the summer heat than to enjoy a fantastic show in a nice, cool air-conditioned theatre! BroadwayWorld's Harmony Wheeler gives you all the details on your upcoming summer of performing arts, from Marry Me a Little and Orphan of Zhao in the Bay Area to Mary Poppins in Sacramento! (more...)
Summer Stages: Rhode Island Theatre Offerings
by Veronica Bruscini - June 2, 2014
Rhode Island's ever-growing arts scene shows no signs of slowing down over the summer months. With ambitious theatrical productions planned from Providence to South County, and internationally-renowned musicians bringing sizzling concert performances to the Ocean State, summer 2014 is shaping up to be a most memorable season of stories and songs. (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theatre Picks in Seattle
by Jay Irwin - June 2, 2014
Because I couldn't be limited to just five, here are the top SIX theatrical endeavors happening this summer in Seattle that have me a little giddy. (more...)
Summer Stages: Maine's Theatre Samplings
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - June 2, 2014
With the snow finally off the ground, birds returning home, and the beaches beckoning, it is once again summertime in Maine. With the major professional companies ending their seasons in late May, Maine's numerous summer theatres soon go into full swing with an exciting lineup of summer theatre. Here are some of the highlights of the 2014 season: (more...)
Summer Stages: Long Island Summer Preview
by Melissa Giordano - June 2, 2014
The Long Island theatre scene will unquestionably be a hopping one this Summer. One of the most exciting seasons is being offered by Northport's John W. Engeman Theatre. Their current season culminates with Plaza Suite (May 29th - July 13th). Then their 8th season starts soon after with a stellar line-up that includes Evita, Deathtrap, A Christmas Story, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, A Chorus Line, and The Producers. (more...)
Summer Stages: New Jersey - Extraordinary Entertainment Choices
by Marina Kennedy - June 2, 2014
New Jersey features wonderful theater and music for the summer season. We have selected some of our favorites to share with BWW readers. (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW Top Picks for Summer Theater in West Virginia
by Johnna Leary - June 2, 2014
Theaters in West Virginia this summer will offer a much more contemporary and controversial offering of new plays. However, traditional blockbuster summer stock musicals will still be readily available in any number of summer theater seasons in the state. The top three summer theater seasons and events from West Virginia are listed below, but are only a small offering of the many fantastic performances and live theater seasons occurring in West Virginia this summer. (more...)
Summer Stages: Top 10 Summer Theatre Offerings in Columbus, Ohio
by Christina Mancuso - June 2, 2014
As the summer months heat up, so do the Columbus stages. Check out BWW's top 5 picks that the whole family can enjoy without breaking the bank this summer: (more...)
Summer Stages: Cleveland Area Summer Theatre 2014 Calendar
by Roy Berko - June 2, 2014
The Cleveland area has a full schedule of summer theatre entertainment. Here are some of the upcoming stagings: (more...)
BWW Summer Stages: Colorado Features a Cornucopia of Variety and Talent!
by Michael Mulhern - June 2, 2014
Below are some of the highlights of another fantastic theatrical summer season in ColoradoÂ… (more...)
Summer Stages: An Exciting Summer of Theatre in Washington, DC Lies Ahead!
by Jennifer Perry - June 2, 2014
A lot of exciting theatre is happening this summer in the DC area. Here are some things to check out! (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theatre Picks - Berkshire Region
by Larry Murray - June 2, 2014
No rural area has as many summer stages as the Berkshires of Massachusetts whose offerings overflow its borders. (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW'S Top Summer Theatre Picks - Chicago!
by Elee Schrock - June 2, 2014
BroadwayWorld.com Chicago picks the top summer shows in and around the city. (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theater Picks in Kansas City
by Steve Wilson - June 1, 2014
With the summer months, just ahead most of the professional theater companies in Kansas City will be closing down their 2013-2014 season. Through the summer, local community theaters will be staging productions, but there is still time to see the end of this year's season. (more...)
THE NORMAL HEART Plays Amsterdam for Two Weeks; Opens July 30
by Dutch Reporter - July 7, 2013
THE NORMAL HEART, Larry Kramer's autobiographical account of the onset of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the mid-eighties, is to play Amsterdam for the limited run of two weeks. The play, featuring a host of Dutch stage and screen actors, will be staged in the De La Mar theatre, opening on July 30. (more...)
BroadwayWorld Special Coverage: SUMMER STAGES - Our Picks for Summer's Best Around the World!
by BWW Special Coverage - June 14, 2013
As the summer days near, BroadwayWorld rounded up our worldwide community - from Australia to Spain, California and beyond! - to bring you our top picks for the best of summer theater in each of our main markets! Looking for the best of the summer venue and production offerings in your area? Let's hear from a sampling of the BroadwayWorld experts! (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theatre Picks in Massachusetts
by Larry Murray - June 14, 2013
Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theatre Picks in Massachusetts (more...)
Summer Stages: Summerstock Across New Hampshire
by Daniel Adams - June 14, 2013
New Hampshire and summerstock are pretty much interchangeable. Across the Granite State, theatergoers will find incredible options for live entertainment. One night they could be in an old barn, where the floors creek and an occasional bat will make its presence known. Then the next night, you're in a brand new, modern facility with air conditioning, comfy seats and a bar. (more...)
Summer Stages: Las Vegas May Be Hot, But It's Also A Summer Entertainment Festival
by Ellen Sterling - June 14, 2013
Even though the weather can be beastly in the summer, Las Vegas and environs still offer entertainment and entertaining things to do. (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW Atlanta's Summer Best Bet Six-Pack
by Matthew Allen - June 14, 2013
Anyone familiar with the Atlanta theatre scene knows that there is as much talent here as in nearly anywhere else in the country, and this summer, Atlanta's 30+ professional theatre companies are putting that talent to use. While there are countless other great productions going on around the city this summer, BWW Atlanta has narrowed it down to six that will surely leave Hotlanta talking well into the winter months. (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theatre Picks – Rhode Island!
by Veronica Bruscini - June 14, 2013
Rhode Island theatergoers can expect an exciting season of comedy, drama, and music as local venues announce their summertime schedules. From downcity Providence to the sea breezes at Matunuck, here's a look ahead at summer theater highlights in the Ocean State. (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Picks in Charlotte!
by Linda Ann Watt - June 14, 2013
Summer is around the corner. While enjoying those sultry nights, here is an eclectic mix of theater choices.. (more...)
Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theatre Picks - Washington, DC!
by Jeffrey Walker - June 14, 2013
Jeffrey Walker's top picks for summer theatre in Washington, DC and the metro area. (more...)
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