Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 6/7/2014

Below is's Upcoming Events calendar updated on 6/7/2014. For the complete calendar of upcoming events, concerts, openings, closings and more, visit's Event Calendar.

Center Stage Opera Presents MADAMA BUTTERFLY - 6/7/2014

O WALTER, MY WALTER Closes Tonight at the Vertical Company - 6/7/2014

The Vertical Company Presents O WALTER, MY WALTER, an award-winning new play by Elena Zucker and making its world debut. The show runs now until June 7.

Opera Delaware to Hold Their First Block Party - 6/7/2014

mun2's MOVIE CRASHERS Host Crash Visits Set of Edge of Tomorrow - 6/7/2014

mun2, the Hispanic cable network, will air a brand-new episode of its movie review series "Movie Crashers" on Saturday, June 7th at 3 p.m. EST/ 2 p.m. CST.

Actors Fund Honors Barbara Cook at 2014 Tony Awards Viewing Party - 6/8/2014

Broadway legend, Barbara Cook, will be honored with The Julie Harris Award for Artistic Achievement at The Actors Fund's 18th Annual Tony Awards Viewing Party on June 8th, 2014.

LA Met Presents DON GIOVANNI - 6/8/2014

Live opera, "up close and personal," returns for three days to Southern California with the Los Angeles Metropolitan Opera's (LAMet) June 2014 production of Mozart's brilliant comic opera DON GIOVANNI. The loves, debaucheries, and supernatural punishment of the title character, the rake Don Juan, will come memorably to life at First Presbyterian Church of Santa Monica on Sunday June 8th at 2:30pm. The production then moves to Good Samaritan Hospital's All Souls Chapel in downtown Los Angeles Saturday June 14th at 7:00pm, and Sunday June 15th at 3:00pm. For tickets and more information visit The LAMet's website at, or call 310-570-6448. Suggested donation is $25 per ticket in advance, $35 at the door.

LaRosa Stars in Off-Broadway's MY BIG GAY ITALIAN FUNERAL - 6/8/2014

James LaRosa returns to the Off Broadway stage when he steps into the leading role of Anthony Pinnunziato in Off-Broadway's My Big Gay Italian Funeral at the St. Luke's Theatre on June 8th at 7pm. He will take on the role, created and thus far performed by Emmy Award-winner, Anthony J. Wilkinson.

Randy Rainbow to Host Tony Awards Simulcast at 42West Tonight! - 6/8/2014

On Tony Sunday, June 8th, BroadwayWorld's own Randy Rainbow will host a live simulcast of the 68th annual Tony Awards at 42West (located in the Out NYC Hotel.) Patrons will enjoy the entire broadcast on the HD multi-screen surround sound system in 42West's Rosebud Lounge, and be invited to play Broadway trivia during commercial breaks for the chance to win prizes including special cocktails, Broadway cast albums courtesy of Sh-K-Boom/Ghostlight Records, and tickets to Broadway's IF/THEN starring 2014 Tony nominee Idina Menzel.

UNDER MY SKIN with Kerry Butler to Close Off-Broadway, 6/8 - 6/8/2014

UNDER MY SKIN, starring Tony Award-nominee Kerry Butler and written by RoBert Sternin and Prudence Fraser, will end its Off-Broadway run on June 8 at The Little Shubert Theatre.

Los Angeles Metropolitan Opera Presents DON GIOVANNI - 6/8/2014

CUNY TV Hosts 7-Hour Tony Awards Marathon - 6/8/2014

On Tony Awards Sunday -- June 8 -- CUNY TV will present 7-1/2 hours of glorious Broadway interviews related to this year's nominated musicals, plays, and individuals - from 12:30 p.m. right up till Tony time (8 p.m. on CBS).

Gets & Plunkett Join 'LERNER AND LOEWE' Benefit at Irish Rep - 6/9/2014

Irish Repertory Theatre presents THE SPECTACULAR SONGS OF LERNER AND LOEWE, this season's Benefit Gala production, on Monday, June 9th at 7 PM at Broadway's Al Hirschfeld Theatre (302 West 45th Street).

Kristolyn Lloyd & Dave Thomas Brown to Join Cast of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL, 6/9 - 6/9/2014

The producers of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL, the new musical stage adaptation of Daniel Waters' iconic 1989 dark comedy film, welcome Dave Thomas Brown as JD and Kristolyn Lloyd as Heather Duke to the "in-crowd" on Monday, June 9, 2014.

Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan: SHADOW RECRUIT Debuts on Blu-ray, DVD & VOD - 6/10/2014

Jack Ryan: SHADOW RECRUIT is called into action on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and VOD June 10, 2014

Leung & More Set for Off-Bway Benefit to Support Operation Smile - 6/10/2014

On June 10th is the very first charity gala benefit Off-Broadway to raise money for the children of Operation Smile. The event is titled 'WE'LL TAKE MANHATTAN: THE MUSIC OF Richard Rodgers & Lorenz Hart'. All proceeds will be going towards Operation Smile.

Leung & More Set for Off-Bway Benefit to Support Operation Smile Tonight - 6/10/2014

For one night only producer Caleb Ryan and friends are reviving the timeless music of Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart to raise money for Operation Smile as part of a new Broadway charitable initiative 'A Broadway Smile'

Liam Neeson Stars in NON-STOP, Now on Blu-ray/DVD - 6/10/2014

Global action star Liam Neeson (the Taken series, Unknown) is a U.S. air marshal fighting to save a plane full of passengers trapped aboard a plane 40,000 feet in the air in the explosive, high-octane action adventure Non-Stop.

Jackson & More Star in SF Symphony's New WEST SIDE STORY Recording - 6/10/2014

Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) and the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) will release a new live recording of the first-ever concert performances of Leonard Bernstein's complete score for the musical West Side Story featuring a stellar Broadway cast including Cheyenne Jackson and Alexandra Silber, and the San Francisco Symphony Chorus, on June 10, 2014.

THE ODD WAY HOME, Starring Rumer Willis Comes to DVD/VOD - 6/10/2014

Breaking Glass Pictures is excited to announce the DVD and VOD release of Rajeev Nirmalakhandan's The Odd Way Home, starring Chris Marquette (Alpha Dog, Fanboys, The Girl Next Door) and Rumer Willis (The House Bunny, Wild Cherry, "90210").

NYC Student Playwrights Show Work at the Pearl as Part of 'LeAp OnStage' - 6/10/2014

Students from 10 NYC public schools, whose plays will be published by renowned publisher Samuel French, will showcase their original plays and perform them at the Pearl Theatre as part of the LeAp OnStage program. LeAp OnStage, created by Learning through an Expanded Arts Program (LeAp), provides the opportunity for over 500 underserved and culturally isolated public school students to participate in an engaging and comprehensive theater program. Since 2006, LeAp OnStage has transformed the lives of over 4,000 inner-city middle school and high school students, by inspiring youth to actively engage with the arts and opening up college and career opportunities in theater.

American Lyric Theater Partners With Army Week Association to Present Concert Reading of THE LONG WALK - 6/11/2014

Lawrence Edelson, Producing Artistic Director of American Lyric Theater, in conjunction with Christopher Page, CEO and Founder of Army Week Association, announced today a partnership between the two organizations for an upcoming concert reading of The Long Walk, a new opera with music by Jeremy Howard Beck and libretto by Stephanie Fleischmann.

Odyssey Opera Opens 2014 Season With 4 Nights of UN GIORNO DI REGNO, ZANETTO, and IL SEGRETO DI SUSANNA - 6/11/2014

LA Opera, with SongFest and the Library Foundation of Los Angeles, Presents SONGS IN THE KEY OF LOS ANGELES - 6/11/2014

Garden Theatre Announces 2014 Summer Movie Series - 6/12/2014

The Garden Theatre is pleased to announce the 2014 Summer Movie Series, running from June 12 through August 22 at the Garden Theatre (160 West Plant Street). This summer's line-up includes 20 feature-length films: Thursday Vintage Favorites and Friday Cult Classics.

Works by Hwang, Guare, LaBute & More Set for TBTB's POWER PLAYS - 6/12/2014

Theater Breaking Through Barriers (TBTB), the critically acclaimed theater company dedicated to advancing artists with disabilities and changing the image of people with disabilities from dependence to independence, presents its fourth annual short play festival, POWER PLAYS - a collection of five world-premiere short plays by celebrated playwrights Bekah Brunstetter, Bruce Graham, John Guare, David Henry Hwang and Neil LaBute - with performances to run June 12-29 at Theatre Row's Clurman Theatre (410 West 42nd Street). Roberto Cambeiro, Christina Roussos, Artistic Director Ike Schambelan, Russell Treyz, and Associate Director Nicholas Viselli direct.

Assadourian's THE BULLPEN to Begin Performances Off-Broadway Tonight! - 6/12/2014

Actor/playwright Joseph Assadourian, like Charles Dutton and Lead Belly before him, discovered his theatrical voice while serving time behind bars. His new one-man play, The Bullpen, which he wrote and stars in, will begin an open-ended Off-Broadway engagement at The Playroom Theater (151 West 46th Street between Broadway and 6th Avenue) on Thursday, June 12th. Richard Hoehler directs this black comedy, which features Assadourian in 18 different roles. Opening night is set Sunday June 22nd.

Swoon's SUBMERGED COLLABORATIONS Features NY Premiere of FLOOD TIDE and More - 6/12/2014

On Thursday, June 12 from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m., the Brooklyn Museum presents Art Off the Wall: Swoon's 'Submerged Collaborations,' a night of film and performance inspired by the artists' site-specific installation Submerged Motherlands.

SHELTER to Be Presented Alongside Series of Free Nuclear Events as Part of Tapestry's Summer Season - 6/12/2014

Tapestry, in co-production with Edmonton Opera, present the Toronto premiere of SHELTER by Julie Salverson and Juliet Palmer, June 12-15 at the Berkeley Street Theatre.

The Chelsea Opera Presents THE TENDER LAND - 6/13/2014

The Chelsea Opera will present The Tender Land by Aaron Copland Friday, June 13, 2014 at 7:00pm and Saturday, June 14 at 4:00pm. The performance will feature the Chelsea Opera Chamber Orchestra. Both performances will take place at St. Peter's Church in Chelsea (346 West 20th Street (between 8th & 9th Avenues)).

Repertorio Espanol to Present BARCELO CON HIELO Tonight - 6/13/2014

Repertorio Español will present the premiere of Barcelo Con Hielo (Barcelo On The Rocks) by Marco Antonio Rodriguez on Friday, June 13th at 8:00 PM.

Washington National Opera Presents the World Premiere of AN AMERICAN SOLDIER - 6/13/2014

BALLAD OF PONDLIFE MCGURK Makes US Debut at the New Vic - 6/13/2014

An original one-man show performed by the award-winning Andy Manley, The Ballad of Pondlife McGurk makes its U.S. premiere at The New Victory Theater in Times Square from June 13-22. For this heart-warming and humorous coming-of-age story from Catherine Wheels Theatre Company, audiences will be seated on the New Vic stage for a truly interactive and up-close experience.

A COFFEE IN BERLIN Debuts at the Landmark Sunshine Theater - 6/13/2014

The film A COFFEE IN BERLIN will soon be released by Music Box Films and opens in NYC at the Landmark Sunshine on June 13th, 2014.

Grove, Kunze, Mingo, Jr. & More to Lead THE LITTLE MERMAID at TUTS - 6/13/2014

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) announces the cast and creative team for the Houston premiere of Disney's The Little Mermaid, based on the classic animated film of the same title. The musical will run June 13 - 29 in Hobby Center's Sarofim Hall and then play the Atlanta premiere at the Fabulous Fox Theatre from July 8 - 13. TUTS invites everyone to take a trip "under the sea" including all the familiar classic songs plus a few new ones along with a story that charms people of all ages!

Opera on Tap Presents NEW BREW SINGS NEW YORK - 6/13/2014

Off-Broadway Production of MARAT/SADE Ends Limited Engagement - 6/13/2014

World Premiere Screening of 2047: SIGHTS OF DEATH Set for TIFF Bell Lightbox - 6/13/2014

International movie stars Stephen Baldwin and Danny Glover will walk the red carpet at the prestigious TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto on June 13th for the World Premiere of their latest film, the sci-fi thriller: 2047: SIGHTS OF DEATH.

Preview Screening of LIFE ITSELF, SHOWGIRLS, Kubrick's 2001 in 70mm and More Set for Moving Image in June-July 2014 - 6/13/2014

Life Itself, the acclaimed, life-affirming new documentary about the late film critic Roger Ebert will be shown at Museum of the Moving Image in a preview screening with Ebert's widow Chaz Ebert, Variety film critic Scott Foundas, and filmmaker Rahmin Bahrani in person on Tuesday, June 24. This event is a highlight of the Museum's June/July summer programming that will also include special screenings of Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey in 70mm, a screening of Paul Verhoeven's Showgirls introduced by critic Adam Nayman, and a personal appearance by up-and-coming martial artist Marrese Crump with a screening of The Protector 2, in which he stars with Tony Jaa and RZA.

BARCELO ON THE ROCKS Opens at Repertorio Espanol - 6/13/2014

Meet the complete cast of my new Off-Broadway play, Barcelo Con Hielo (Barcelo On The Rocks).

THE MUSCLES IN OUR TOES at LAByrinth Theatre Company Begins Previews Tonight! - 6/14/2014

LAByrinth Theater Company, the award-winning, downtown ensemble, announced today the complete casting for the New York Premiere of The Muscles in Our Toes by Labyrinth Company Member Stephen Belber, directed by Anne Kauffman. The play begins performances on June 14, with an official opening night set for June 26, 2014, at Labyrinth's home in New York City's West Village, the Bank Street Theater (155 Bank Street).

Goodspeed's RAZZLE DAZZLE Gala Honors Sheldon Harnick - 6/14/2014

Goodspeed Musicals is delighted to announce that Tony, Grammy and Pulitzer Prize winner Sheldon Harnick will be the latest recipient of The Goodspeed Award for Outstanding Contribution to Musical Theatre. Over the years Mr. Harnick's work has been represented on the Goodspeed stage with Fiorello! (1985), She Loves Me (1978), The Apple Tree (1999), and this summer's 50th Anniversary production of Fiddler on the Roof at the Goodspeed Opera House. The award will be presented by longtime friend and star of stage and screen, two time Tony Award-winner Tony Roberts (Broadway's Promises, Promises; They're Playing Our Song; Victor/Victoria; Cabaret).

Film Society of Lincoln Center Screens HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 - 6/14/2014

The Film Society of Lincoln Center will host a special screening on Saturday, June 14 at 3PM of the thrilling second chapter of the epic How To Train Your Dragon trilogy

TBTB Presents ASL Performance for POWER PLAYS - 6/14/2014

Theater Breaking Through Barriers (TBTB), the critically acclaimed theater company dedicated to advancing artists with disabilities and changing the image of people with disabilities from dependence to independence, presents its fourth annual short play festival, POWER PLAYS -- a collection of five world-premiere short plays by celebrated playwrights Bekah Brunstetter, Bruce Graham, John Guare, David Henry Hwang and Neil LaBute -- with performances to run June 12-29 at Theatre Row's Clurman Theatre (410 West 42nd Street). The company is proud to announce that the 8pm performance on Saturday, June 14 will feature ASL interpretation by sign language interpreters Sarah Brandenburg and Craig Fogel.

Rhymes With Opera Closes 2013-14 Season with CANTATA FOR A LOOP TRAIL in Baltimore - 6/14/2014

Rhymes With Opera concludes their 2013-14 season with the world premiere of Erik Spangler's Cantata For A Loop Trail, an outdoor performance that will take place in Baltimore and New York City. Audiences in Baltimore will meet at Gwynn Falls Leakin Park on June 14 and June 15. Audiences in New York will meet at Isham Park on June 21. Performances are presented free of charge. However, audiences are required to make advance reservations.

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