Shakespeare's Globe's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, Starring Jonathan Pryce, Opens Tonight at The Kennedy Center Shakespeare's Globe's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, Starring Jonathan Pryce, Opens Tonight at The Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk on July 27, 2016

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents Shakespeare's Globe's critically acclaimed production of Shakespeare's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE in five performances tonight, July 27, through... (more...)
VIDEO: Natascia Diaz Performs Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Burn' in Concert VIDEO: Natascia Diaz Performs Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Burn' in Concert
by Michael Dale on July 26, 2016

The two-time Helen Hayes Award winner puts her own spin on the searing HAMILTON ballad.... (more...)
Additional Casting Announced for 2016/17 season at Arena Stage Additional Casting Announced for 2016/17 season at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk on July 26, 2016

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Kennedy Center Announces Renée Fleming VOICES: New Concert Season Featuring Leslie Odom Jr, Megan Hilty, Alan Cumming & More! Kennedy Center Announces Renée Fleming VOICES: New Concert Season Featuring Leslie Odom Jr, Megan Hilty, Alan Cumming & More!
by BWW News Desk on July 25, 2016

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and Artistic Advisor at Large Renee Fleming today announced the artists for the inaugural season of Renee Fleming VOICES, a new concert series that h... (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 24 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 24
by Audition Roundup on July 24, 2016

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 24, 2016 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! ... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 7/24/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 7/24/2016
by BWW on July 24, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/24/2016 for Washington, DC... (more...)
Photo Flash: Ash Lawn Opera Presents SOUTH PACIFIC Photo Flash: Ash Lawn Opera Presents SOUTH PACIFIC
by BWW News Desk on July 22, 2016

The summer concludes with South Pacific, an ever-topical story of love in the time of war, and one of the most heralded musicals of all time. Since its premiere in 1949, it has won countless awards, i... (more...)
2016 MFA Playwrights' Workshop to Develop Eight New Works at the Kennedy Center 2016 MFA Playwrights' Workshop to Develop Eight New Works at the Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk on July 22, 2016

National New Play Network, the country's alliance of nonprofit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, is pleased to co-present the 11th annual MFA Playwr... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 7/22; LuPone/Ebersole in WAR PAINT, HUNCHBACK at Ogunquit, BYE, BYE BIRDIE at Goodspeed and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 7/22; LuPone/Ebersole in WAR PAINT, HUNCHBACK at Ogunquit, BYE, BYE BIRDIE at Goodspeed and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 22, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Maine, Chicago, San Diego and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include LuPone/Ebersole in Good... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: New Trailer for JELLY'S LAST JAM, Starring Mark G Meadows and Cleavant Derricks at Signature Theatre STAGE TUBE: New Trailer for JELLY'S LAST JAM, Starring Mark G Meadows and Cleavant Derricks at Signature Theatre
by Stage Tube on July 21, 2016

Signature Theatre's JELLY'S LAST JAM, directed by Signature Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's La Cage Aux Folles, West Side Story) and choreographed by Jared Grimes (Broadway's... (more...)
BWW Review: URINETOWN at Monumental Theatre Company BWW Review: URINETOWN at Monumental Theatre Company
by Heather Nadolny on July 21, 2016

Monumental Theatre Company's new production of URINETOWN proves a very timely look into politics, corporate control and crowd dynamics; however, some central problems cause the show and its company to... (more...)
Martin McDonagh's THE LONESOME WEST Opens August 6th Martin McDonagh's THE LONESOME WEST Opens August 6th
by BWW News Desk on July 20, 2016

The Keegan Theatre closes out its record-breaking 19th season with Martin McDonagh's brutally funny dark comedy, The Lonesome West. Set in the tiny Irish backwater of Leenane, warring brothers Valene ... (more...)
Rorschach Presents THESMOPHORIA: A HELLBENT ADVENTURE Rorschach Presents THESMOPHORIA: A HELLBENT ADVENTURE
by BWW News Desk on July 19, 2016

You are cordially invited to go to hell … with Rorschach! As summer gives way to autumn, follow the goddess Persephone on her descent into the underworld and celebrate her crowning as Queen of the Dea... (more...)
BWW Review: Synetic Theater Brings Back a TWELFTH NIGHT to Remember BWW Review: Synetic Theater Brings Back a TWELFTH NIGHT to Remember
by Barbara Johnson on July 18, 2016

Originally earning 11 Helen Hayes nominations and audience acclaim in 2014, Synetic Theater's silent 1920s-style take on TWELFTH NIGHT is re-staged this season - which is not a moment too soon. In a w... (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 17 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 17
by BWW News Desk on July 17, 2016

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 17, 2016 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition!... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 7/17/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 7/17/2016
by BWW on July 17, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/17/2016 for Washington, DC... (more...)
Breaking News: Heidi Blickenstaff & Emma Hunton Will Lead FREAKY FRIDAY at DC's Signature Theatre Breaking News: Heidi Blickenstaff & Emma Hunton Will Lead FREAKY FRIDAY at DC's Signature Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 15, 2016

Heidi Blickenstaff (Broadway's Something Rotten!) and Emma Hunton (Broadway's Spring Awakening) are set to star as mother and daughter in the world premiere production of the new musical Freaky Friday... (more...)
The Capital City Showcase Returns with Tommy Sinbazo and Fellowcraft The Capital City Showcase Returns with Tommy Sinbazo and Fellowcraft
by BWW News Desk on July 15, 2016

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Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 7/15; SEUSSICAL at Music Circus, GREY GARDENS at Ahmanson and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 7/15; SEUSSICAL at Music Circus, GREY GARDENS at Ahmanson and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 15, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Boston, Sacramento, Los Angeles and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include THE MUSIC MAN at ... (more...)
BWW Review: UCB Theatre's WE KNOW HOW YOU DIE! at Woolly Mammoth BWW Review: UCB Theatre's WE KNOW HOW YOU DIE! at Woolly Mammoth
by Roger Catlin on July 15, 2016

New York's UCB Theatre, which grew out of a small group of comics you know in the Upright Citizens Brigade, now contains hundreds of performers you don't know putting on scores of different comedies, ... (more...)
Bowie Community Theatre to Stage A TOMB WITH A VIEW Bowie Community Theatre to Stage A TOMB WITH A VIEW
by BWW News Desk on July 15, 2016

Bowie Community Theatre will present A TOMB WITH A VIEW by Norman Robbins.... (more...)
Pedestrian Bridge to Link Kennedy Center Expansion to Riverfront Pedestrian Bridge to Link Kennedy Center Expansion to Riverfront
by BWW News Desk on July 14, 2016

The U.S. Commission of Fine Arts and the National Capital Planning Commission have unanimously approved a pedestrian bridge linking the Kennedy Center Expansion to the Potomac Riverfront, also connect... (more...)
22 BOOM! Set for Capital Fringe Festival 22 BOOM! Set for Capital Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk on July 14, 2016

This fast moving, actor swapping, genre spanning, short play bonanza makes the theatre you demand - performed in the style of Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind, with a new play written every nigh... (more...)
John Hodgman and Jesse Thorn to Take LIVE JUSTICE Across the Northeast John Hodgman and Jesse Thorn to Take LIVE JUSTICE Across the Northeast
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2016

JUDGE JOHN HODGMAN and BAILIFF JESSE THORN are riding the circuit to bring LIVE JUSTICE to a stage near you.... (more...)
BWW Review: Poignant and Powerful TICK, TICK...BOOM! at Spotlighters Theatre BWW Review: Poignant and Powerful TICK, TICK...BOOM! at Spotlighters Theatre
by Charles Shubow on July 13, 2016

The Jonathan Larson musical should not be missed.... (more...)
   
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