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Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/22/2011

Below is BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar updated on 1/22/2011. For the complete calendar of upcoming events, concerts, openings, closings and more, visit BroadwayWorld.com's Event Calendar.

The Music of Sarah Vaughan Featuring Eric Reed, Jane Monheit and Mary Stallings at Jazz at Lincoln Center - 1/22/2011

Jazz at Lincoln Center and Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis announces the 2010-11 season programming featuring concerts, education events, broadcasts, touring and a diverse line-up of guest artists.


Annie Dorsen Returns to NYC With HELLO HI THERE With COIL Fest - 1/22/2011


Dexter's Lauren Velez Leads THE CALL ME LUPA - 1/22/2011


Chicago Shakespeare Presents Short Shakespeare! Macbeth - 1/22/2011

?Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) provides an introduction to William Shakespeare for all audiences with Short Shakespeare! Macbeth, a 75-minute abridged production of Shakespeare's Macbeth adapted and directed by David H. Bell.


Infamous Commonwealth Theatre Presents A DOLL'S HOUSE - 1/22/2011

Infamous Commonwealth Theatre (ICT) opens the first production of their 2011 season dedicated to the topic Sacrifice with Henrik Ibsen's A Dolls House, directed by ICT Artistic Director Chris Maher.


Chicago Shakespeare Presents Short Shakespeare! Macbeth - 1/22/2011

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) provides an introduction to William Shakespeare for all audiences with Short Shakespeare! Macbeth, a 75-minute abridged production of Shakespeare's Macbeth adapted and directed by David H. Bell.


Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. & Harry Belafonte Host Sundance Premiere Party for The Last Mountain - 1/22/2011


IDENTITY CRISIS Comes To Center Stage - 1/22/2011

Next Thursday night, January 13th, Centre Stage proudly opens the winner of the 2010 New Play Festival, Identity Crisis by Peter Snoad.


EXIT 10 Makes World Premiere At Theater 68 - 1/23/2011

The World Premiere of EXIT 10 launches a haunting work of classic Americana by actor-poet-singer-songwriter-inveterate road warrior Daniel Dean Darst (AKA Danny Darst), longtime collaborator and confidant of legendary director Robert Altman.


David Mamet Lends His Voice to THE SIMPSONS - 1/23/2011

According to EW.com, Tony Award-winning playwright David Mamet will be lending his voice to THE SIMPSONS for an episode in which he will playing an animated version of himself. In the episode, Mamet is 'a writer on Thicker Than Waters, a hokey '80s family sitcom that Homer becomes obsessed with. In a scene that winks at Mamet's penchant for using profanity, Homer winds up watching a documentary about the fictional comedy, which features old footage of Mamet getting an earful from one of the Thicker actors.'


Cast Announced for SPELLING BEE at Paper Mill - 1/23/2011


Playwrights Horizons Presents A SMALL FIRE - 1/23/2011


Kirk Douglas Theatre Welcomes CIRCUS INCOGNITUS - 1/23/2011

Jamie Adkins' one-man circus comedy, "Circus INcognitus" begins performances Saturday, January 15 at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre. The special treat for families and children runs for six public performances only through January 23, 2011, as part of DouglasPlus programming.


Krakowski, Butler, et al. Set for Weber Cabaret Fundraiser - 1/23/2011

PS 84 The Lillian Weber School Parent Teacher Association is proud to announce that tickets are now on sale for their special cabaret event, READING, WRITING & CABARET, to raise money for the school. The Broadway-quality show and auction will take place on Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. at Ailey Citigroup Theater/The Joan Weill Center for Dance (405 West 55th Street at 9th Avenue in NYC).


Rising Phoenix Rep Presents THE STRAY DOG As 5th Show In Cino Nights - 1/23/2011


Faith & Whiskey to host Bears v Packers NFC Championship Game Viewing Party - 1/23/2011

Faith & Whiskey (1365 W Fullerton Ave), the premier whiskey bar and party spot in Lincoln Park, will host a Chicago Bears vs Green Bay Packers NFC Championship Game Viewing Party on Sunday, January 23.


Jane Ira Bloom Releases WINGWALKER - 1/23/2011

Jane Ira Bloom is proud to announce the release of her CD, WINGWALKER. Her latest recording, with Bobby Previte, Mark Helias and Dawn Clement, is available through Outline Records. The soprano saxophonist/composer will also make an appearence at the Cornelia Street Cafe on Sunday, January 23, 2011.


Abraxas Stage Company Hosts NEXT Burlesque Benefit - 1/23/2011

Abraxas Stage Company hosts and evening of burlesque, original poetry read by Stephen Gracia, live music, fabulous raffle items, drink specials and MORE to benefit the February 2011 production of Stephen Gracia's NEXT at the HERE Arts Center AND On Behalf of a Grateful Nation(www.onbehalf.org).


THROUGH THE NIGHT To Return To Off-Broadway - 1/24/2011


WorkShop Theater Co Presents TARTUFFE - 1/24/2011


ANDROCLES AND THE LION to Fetaure All Critic Cast - 1/24/2011


20at20 Returns to NYC - 1/24/2011


The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Screens Wild River - 1/24/2011


ANDROCLES AND THE LION to Feature NY Theatre Critics - 1/24/2011

Gingold Theatrical Group -- which made history as the first company ever to present every play (including full-length works, one-acts and sketches) written by George Bernard Shaw -- continues its fifth year of PROJECT SHAW with George Bernard Shaw's beloved classic ANDROCLES AND THE LION, starring a cast of New York theater journalists -- on Monday, January 24 at 7pm at The Players Club (16 Gramercy Park South) in Manhattan. David Staller produces and directs.


Mixed Blood Theatre Presents Daughters of Africa - 1/24/2011

Minneapolis’ Mixed Blood Theatre’s production of Daughters of Africa will be performed at the Lake of the Woods School Auditorium in Baudette on Monday, January 24, 2011 at 7pm.


ReVision Theatre Hosts READINGS FROM ASBURY PARK - 1/24/2011

ReVision Theatre is pleased to announce the return of its’ successful reading series: READINGS FROM ASBURY PARK. READINGS is a monthly presentation of new plays and musicals that are in various stages of the development process.


The Acting Company Presents JUNE MOON - 1/24/2011


Brenneman, Najimy, Whitford And Others Lead Standing On Ceremony - 1/24/2011

Producers Joan Stein and Stuart Ross announced casting today for the Monday, January 17, 2011 performance of STANDING ON CEREMONY: THE GAY MARRIAGE PLAYS.


Palace Theatre Opens Box Office For PRISCILLA - 1/24/2011


Neil Simon Theatre Box Office Opens For CATCH ME IF YOU CAN - 1/24/2011


8 Doc Shorts Announced For Oscar's 2010 Shortlist - 1/25/2011


DEAR EDWINA Returns To DR2 Theatre - 1/25/2011


York Theatre Company To Present The Road to Qatar - 1/25/2011


Red Bull Theater Presents a Rare Revival of The Witch of Edmonton - 1/25/2011


GLEE Season 2: Volume 1 DVD Hits Stores - 1/25/2011

Start the New Year on a high note with the students from McKinley High School and experience all the heart-pounding musical performances when"GLEE" SEASON 2: VOLUME 1 hits shelves January 25, 2011 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.


Christopher Fitzgerald, Kelli O'Hara, et. al Star in Knickerbocker Holiday - 1/25/2011

The Collegiate Chorale has announced casting for their upcoming production of Kurt Weill and Maxwell Anderson's 'Knickerbocker Holiday,' a romantic musical concert set to debut at Alice Tully Hall on January 25 and 26 at 8 PM. The company will feature Broadway veterans Victor Garber (Stuyvesant), Ben Davis (Brom), Kelli O'Hara (Tina) and Christopher Fitzgerald (Tenpin), along with Bryce Pinkham (Washington Irving), David Garrison (Tienhoven), The Collegiate Chorale and the American Symphony Orchestra.


James Beaman, Keith Gerchak And More Lead The Road To Qatar - 1/25/2011


Mezzo Joyce DiDonato Releases 'Diva, Divo' Solo Album 1/25 - 1/25/2011


GLEE, Lambert, et al. Featured on 'Grammy Nominees' CD - 1/25/2011

The 2011 Grammy Nominees CD track list has been announced, and this year, the album will feature 19 songs featuring GLEE, Cee Lo Gree, Adam Lambert, and may more. The CD will be released on January 25. Proceeds will benefit both the MusiCares Foundation and the Grammy Foundation.


Red Bull Theater Presents WITCH OF EDMONTON Revival - 1/25/2011

Red Bull Theater (Jesse Berger, Artistic Director) will present The Witch of Edmonton, adapted and directed by Mr. Berger, for a limited engagement beginning January 25th at Theater at St. Clement’s (423 West 46th Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues).


92Y Presents Pat Cooper in Conversation with Colin Quinn - 1/25/2011


Red Bull Theater Presents WITCH OF EDMONTON Revival - 1/25/2011

Red Bull Theater (Jesse Berger, Artistic Director) will present The Witch of Edmonton, adapted and directed by Mr. Berger, for a limited engagement beginning January 25th at Theater at St. Clement’s (423 West 46th Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues).


Parsons Dance Presents Three World Premieres at The Joyce Theater - 1/26/2011

Parsons Dance returns to The Joyce Theater from January 26 - February 6, 2011, with three programs including three World Premieres, two new pieces by David Parsons and one by Monica Bill Barnes.


Clark, Lewis Open Lincoln Center's American Songbook - 1/26/2011

Lincoln Center's acclaimed series American Songbook, which explores the best of the golden age of musical standards through to today's most dynamic songwriting, will bring to the stage some of today's most gifted interpreters of song. Week Two starts on January 26th with a tribute to arguably the greatest songwriting team in American Songbook history: the brothers George and Ira Gershwin. Conductor, arranger and pianist (as well as Artistic Director of the Gershwin centenary) Rob Fisher will lead Victoria Clark (Tony winner for Light in the Piazza) and Norm Lewis (Les Miserables, The Little Mermaid) in a night of gorgeous Gershwin. On January 27th singer/songwriter Shara Worden (from the group My Brightest Diamond) performs her unique blend of vocal music that has her pegged as a star to watch. Week Two closes out with gritty veteran John Doe singing "real" country, with all its understated empathy and rough poetry. Pfizer is a proud sponsor of Lincoln Center's American Songbook 2011.


Marriott Theatre Presents GUYS AND DOLLS - 1/26/2011

GUYS AND DOLLS, the Tony Award winning musical comedy that brings to life the fabled Broadway world of high rollers, loveable lowlifes, and Salvation Army soul savers and features one of the great musical scores in the history of American theatre by Frank Loesser, previews January 26, opens Sunday, February 6 at 5 p.m. and runs through March 27 at the Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL.


Parsons Dance Presents Three World Premieres at The Joyce Theater - 1/26/2011

Parsons Dance returns to The Joyce Theater from January 26 - February 6, 2011, with three programs including three World Premieres, two new pieces by David Parsons and one by Monica Bill Barnes.


Parsons Dance Presents Three World Premieres at The Joyce Theater - 1/26/2011

Parsons Dance returns to The Joyce Theater from January 26 - February 6, 2011, with three programs including three World Premieres, two new pieces by David Parsons and one by Monica Bill Barnes.


LESLIE?JORDAN?MY?TRIP?DOWN?THE?PINK?CARPET Set For Apollo Theatre Shaftesbury Avenue - 1/27/2011


Other Side Productions Presents EURYDICE - 1/27/2011


Theater for the New City Presents STARRY MESSENGER - 1/27/2011

"Starry Messenger" was one of Galileo's most revolutionary works. It was the first scientific paper about the universe as seen through a telescope, and contained confounding ideas about the moon, stars and planets.


Chicago Dramatists Presents BORDELLO - 1/27/2011

Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago Avenue, is thrilled to present Bordello, a domestic drama that explores the lives of sex workers within legalized brothels in Nevada, previewing January 27, opening February 4 and 5, and running through March 6, 2011.


Vivino Set for EEK: A MOUSICAL - 1/27/2011


Mint Theatre Presents WHAT THE PUBLIC WANTS - 1/27/2011

The Drama Desk and OBIE Award-winning Mint Theater Company invites you to Arnold Bennett's comedy, WHAT THE PUBLIC WANTS, beginning January 14th through March 13th at the Mint's home in the heart of the theater district, at 311 West 43rd Street. Opening Night will be January 27th.


Red Fern Theatre Co Presents GENTRIFUSION - 1/27/2011


Red Tape Theatre Presents CHURCH and PULLMAN, WA - 1/27/2011

Red Tape Theatre presents two Chicago premieres, "Church" and "Pullman, WA" by Young Jean Lee. One of the boldest voices in contemporary theater, playwright Young Jean Lee puts her absurdist spin on religion and self-esteem.


Other Side Productions Presents EURYDICE - 1/27/2011

Thom Fogarty will direct EURYDICE, by Sarah Ruhl, which will be presented January 27 through February 6, 2011 by Other Side Productions and Thom Fogarty.


Calleja Returns to Met for Rigoletto - 1/27/2011


Stolen Chair Presents KINDERSPIEL and STAGE KISS - 1/27/2011


The American Theatre of Actors Hosts THE DIRECTOR - 1/27/2011

Beginning January 20th, 2011 The Director by Nancy Hasty will begin performances at The American Theatre of Actors (314 West 54). Nutshell Productions will present The Director, directed by Richard Hymes-Esposito. The show will open on Thursday, January 27th and run through February 19th.


Chicago Dramatists Presents BORDELLO - 1/27/2011

Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago Avenue, is thrilled to present Bordello, a domestic drama that explores the lives of sex workers within legalized brothels in Nevada, previewing January 27, opening February 4 and 5, and running through March 6, 2011.


Red Fern Theatre Company Presents GENTRIFUSION - 1/27/2011

Red Fern Theatre Company presents Gentrifusion at LABA Theatre at the 14th Street Y (344 East 14th Street between First and Second Avenues, NYC).


Arizona Theatre Co Presents TEN CHIMNEYS - 1/28/2011

Rehearsals begin for Arizona Theatre Company's world premiere production of Jeffrey Hatcher's Ten Chimneys this week in Genesee Depot, Wisconsin at Ten Chimneys, the historical former estate of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne.


Becket Theatre Presents THE CITY CLUB Reading - 1/28/2011

Theatre producers Roll You Own, LLC. will present a reading of their new ‘noire' jazz blues musical, The City Club on Friday, January 28th, 2011 at Theatre Row's Beckett Theatre.


FUDGE Theatre Company Presents BAREFOOT IN THE PARK - 1/28/2011

Joe DeMita, Founder, President and Artistic Director of the Friends United Developing Genuine Entertainment or F.U.D.G.E. Theatre Company, has indeed found the most beautiful and absolutely funniest actors in Boston. And not a minute too soon. His no-holds-barred version of BAREFOOT IN THE PARK, Neil Simon's longest-running, award-winning Broadway smash hit about a marriage between a stunning, vibrant twenty-four year old New York woman with an unquenchable lust for life and a drop-dead handsome, Harvard-educated lawyer with a very sensible approach to everything on earth, opens at The Arsenal Center For the Arts (321 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA.) on Friday, January 28 and continue to delight audiences through Saturday, February 5.


MLLE. GOD Inaugurates Atwater Village Theatre - 1/28/2011

Ensemble Studio Theatre/LA’s world premiere production of Mlle. God by Oscar-nominated writer Nicholas Kazan inaugurates the new Atwater Village Theatre and an adventurous joint season with Circle X Theatre Co.


INTAR Announces Next NewWorks Lab: Just Dont Touch Me Amigo - 1/28/2011


Women's Project Presents APPLE COVE - 1/29/2011


Know Theatre Presents ALIENS WITH EXTRAORDINARY SKILLS - 1/29/2011

Know Theatre of Cincinnati is pleased to (finally) announce its third production in the season. Aliens with Extraordinary Skills by Saviana Stanescu will open January 29 and play through February 26, 2011 and will be directed by Know Theatre's producing artistic director, Eric Vosmeier.


Vineyard Theatre's VINEYARD MASTERS Continues With Chalfant - 1/29/2011


Know Theatre Presents ALIENS WITH EXTRAORDINARY SKILLS - 1/29/2011

Know Theatre of Cincinnati is pleased to (finally) announce its third production in the season. Aliens with Extraordinary Skills by Saviana Stanescu will open January 29 and play through February 26, 2011 and will be directed by Know Theatre's producing artistic director, Eric Vosmeier.


CELEBRACION FLAMENCA Plays On Broadway - 1/29/2011

La Rosa Spanish Dance Theatre presents Celebración Flamenca, directed by Carolyn Holden


PushPush Presents Borderline - 1/29/2011

PushPush Presents Borderline, a world premiere play by Murray Mednick.


Different Stages Presents HUMBLE BOY - 1/29/2011

Different Stages continues its 2010 - 2011 season with the Austin premier of Charlotte Jones' Humble Boy, winner of the Susan Smith Blackburn Award, the Critics' Circle Best New Play Award and the People's Choice Best New Play Award.


INTAR Announces Next NewWorks Lab: Just Dont Touch Me Amigo - 1/29/2011


SHINING CITY Opens at the Redtwist Theatre - 1/29/2011

The Redtwist season of fear continues with a terrifying tale where the demons are within, featuring Redtwist company member, and four-time Jeff-nominee, BrIan Parry.


BLACK ANGELS OVER TUSKEGEE Celebrates One-Year Anniversary - 1/29/2011


Know Theatre Presents ALIENS WITH EXTRAORDINARY SKILLS - 1/29/2011

Know Theatre of Cincinnati is pleased to (finally) announce its third production in the season. Aliens with Extraordinary Skills by Saviana Stanescu will open January 29 and play through February 26, 2011 and will be directed by Know Theatre's producing artistic director, Eric Vosmeier.


Borg, Dutcher, Whitney et al. Set for Benefit Reading of WEST STREET GANG - 1/29/2011

Eric C. Bailey, Alex Bond, Christopher Borg, Ron Bopst, J.Stephen Brantley, Marc Castle, Johnathan Cedano, Desmond Dutcher, Rick Hinkson, Oliver Houser, Robert Locke, Nick Mathews, Jim Nugent, Aaron Tone, Chris Weikel, and Elizabeth Whitney are set for a pay-what-you-can benefit reading of Doric Wilson's THE WEST STREET GANG at ART/NY.



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