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Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 7/14/2012

Below is BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar updated on 7/14/2012. For the complete calendar of upcoming events, concerts, openings, closings and more, visit BroadwayWorld.com's Event Calendar.

York Theatre Company's CLOSER THAN EVER Revival Closes - 7/14/2012

York Theatre Company will present the first New York City revival of the classic Off-Broadway hit Closer Than Ever with Lyrics by Richard Maltby, Jr. and Music by David Shire. Performances begin Tuesday, June 5, 2012 for a limited run through July 14, 2012 at The York Theatre at Saint Peter's (Citicorp Building, entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue).


Alan Cumming's MACBETH Closes at the Lincoln Center Festival - 7/14/2012

A one-man MACBETH will be performed by Alan Cumming, July 5–14, at the Lincoln Center Festival. Tony Award–winning actor Alan Cumming returns to Lincoln Center Festival with a virtuoso performance in a bold reimagining of Shakespeare's chilling tale of desire, ambition, and the supernatural.


Luca Pisaroni Sings Rossini's MAOMETTO II in Santa Fe - 7/14/2012

Luca Pisaroni has already had a banner year, including his universally praised debut at Lyric Opera of Chicago as Argante in Handel's Rinaldo and a recital of Schubert and Liszt at Lincoln Center. This summer, Pisaroni will carry the title role in Santa Fe Opera's world premiere of the new critical edition of Rossini's Maometto II (July 14-August 16). He will also perform in concerts at the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival in July.


SHOW ME REAL to Play NYMF, 7/11-14 - 7/14/2012

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Clare Cook Dance Theater present SHOW ME REAL, a dance-theater piece glorifying the everyday girl who dreams of "making it" as a performer - whether it's 1920 or 2012.


HE'S NOT HIMSELF TO PLAY PTC Performance Space, 7/9-15 - 7/15/2012

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and ARon Lewis Productions present He's Not Himself a new musical comedy by Marc Silverberg. Michael Pantone directs a cast of five including Keith Panzarella, Marc Silverberg, Taylor Sorice, Dexter Thomas-Payne, and Carly Voight. Performances for He's Not Himself will be held at the PTC Performance Space, 555 West 42nd Street (bet. 10th & 11th Avenues) in NYC for six performances from Monday, July 9 through Monday, July 16, 2012.


LCT Closes SLOWGIRL At The Claire Tow Theater - 7/15/2012


9th AnnuAl Golden Apricot Film Festival Comes to a Close - 7/15/2012

Multilingual International actor/director Gerald Papasian is among the guests of honor of the 9th Golden Apricot International Film Festival, invited to host, in three languages, the opening and closing ceremonies of the Festival in Yerevan, July 8-15th.


Kushnier, Espinosa, York Lead STEALING TIME at NYMF - 7/15/2012

Jeremy Kushnier (Jesus Christ Superstar, Footloose), Eden Espinosa (Wicked, Brooklyn), Rachel York (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Victor/Victoria) and Jack Noseworthy (A Chorus Line, Sweet Smell of Success) lead the cast of New York Musical Theater Festival's "Stealing Time," the latest work of writers/composers Tor Hyams and Lisa Neubauer. "Stealing Time" will play as a special event in the 2012 New York Musical Theater Festival at the PTC Performance Space. "Stealing Time" is the second NYMF project for Hyams coming off the success of "Greenwood" starring Andrea McArdle in the 2011 New York Musical Theater Festival.


David Gless Armstrong Directs AFFAIR OF HONOUR NYMF Readingr - 7/15/2012

Acclaimed director David Glenn Armstrong will be helming two back-to-back readings featuring award-winning Broadway actors in the New York Musical Theatre Festival Developmental Reading Series presented upstairs at the 45thStreet Theatre this month, July 2012.


Bway Stars, Team Starkid Vets Set for Broadway Belts for Bucks Concert Fundraiser at Lit Lounge - 7/15/2012

Broadway Belts for Bucks, a one-night-only kamikaze karaoke concert fundraising event featuring newly minted University of Michigan alumni along with Broadway veterans, begins July 15th at 7pm at the Lit Lounge.


Michal Cerveris and Loose Cattle Play Joe's Pub, 7/15 - 7/15/2012

Tony Award winner Michael Cerveris, currently appearing on Broadway in EVITA, will play Joe's Pub this Sunday at 9:30pm with his band, Loose Cattle.


Van der Schyff, Larsen, et al. to Lead NYMF's BABY CASE - 7/16/2012

The New York Musical Theatre Festival will present Michael Ogborn's award winning musical Baby Case, directed by Jeremy Dobrish, produced by Charlie Fink, Michael Ogborn, Robert Soslow, Juliana Schauerman, Dorothy Flynn, Caroline Castagno, Glenn Gunderson, Kathy Lou Leone, Diane Santillo, and Anne Makara. Baby Case will playfrom July 16 – 22, 2012 at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 W 42 St).


Kushnier, Espinosa, York Lead STEALING TIME at NYMF - 7/16/2012

Jeremy Kushnier (Jesus Christ Superstar, Footloose), Eden Espinosa (Wicked, Brooklyn), Rachel York (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Victor/Victoria) and Jack Noseworthy (A Chorus Line, Sweet Smell of Success) lead the cast of New York Musical Theater Festival's "Stealing Time," the latest work of writers/composers Tor Hyams and Lisa Neubauer. "Stealing Time" will play as a special event in the 2012 New York Musical Theater Festival at the PTC Performance Space. "Stealing Time" is the second NYMF project for Hyams coming off the success of "Greenwood" starring Andrea McArdle in the 2011 New York Musical Theater Festival.


TINY BUBBLES Opens Off-Broadway - 7/16/2012

TINY BUBBLES is a new comedy by Richard Willett (TRIPTYCH, THE FLID SHOW, RANDOM HARVEST), being given its New York premiere this summer, opening on Monday, July 16 at the Medicine Show Theatre (549 W. 52 St.) in Manhattan.


GODSPELL's Elless Joins NYMF's BABY CASE - 7/16/2012

Right from the Broadway production of Godspell, Hannah Elless joins the cast of Michael Ogborn's award winning musical Baby Case, playing the role of Adela St. John. Baby Case is directed by Jeremy Dobrish and produced by Charlie Fink, Michael Ogborn, Robert Soslow, Juliana Schauerman, Dorothy Flynn, Caroline Castagno, Glenn Gunderson, Kathy Lou Leone, Diane Santillo, and Anne Makara. Baby Case will play from July 16 – 22, 2012, at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 W 42 St). Baby Case is presented by The New York Musical Theatre Festival.


HBO Debuts TSUNAMI & THE CHERRY BLOSSOM Documentary - 7/16/2012

Oscar(R)-nominated this year for Best Documentary Short Subject, THE TSUNAMI AND THE CHERRY BLOSSOM shows how nature can be a rejuvenating - as well as a destructive - force when it debuts MONDAY, JULY 16 (10:00-10:40 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.


NYMF's RIO Plays Added Performance - 7/16/2012

Due to popular demand, a number of musicals at The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) have announced additional performances. The festival runs now through July 29, 2012


BWW Reviews: JCS Remastered Concept Album Released - 7/16/2012

With all the kerfuffle about the Superstar search and the forthcoming arena tour, the news about the digitally remastered reissue of the original Jesus Christ Superstar concept album has been a little lost.


The Three Stooges Released on Blu-ray/DVD - 7/17/2012

The Farrelly Bros. (There's Something About Mary, Dumb & Dumber) bring back a beloved classic comedy act with The Three Stooges, a contemporary take on America's favorite trio of boneheads coming to Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download July 17 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.


SKIPPYJON JONES Premieres Off-Broadway Today - 7/17/2012

Theatreworks USA (Barbara Pasternack, Artistic Director; Ken Arthur, Producing Director), the nation's leading not-for-profit professional theatre for young audiences, has announced the Off-Broadway premiere of the new children's musical SKIPPYJON JONES.


REQUIEM FOR A LOST GIRL to Play NYMF, 7/17 & 18 - 7/17/2012

Requiem is created and performed in partnership with a chorus of men, women and children who know the experience of homelessness – a raw, gorgeous and heart-altering blend of true stories and the theatrical that gives voice to the streets of North America. Featuring 7-piece chamber ensemble, soloists and community choir. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online or by calling (212) 352-3101. For more information, please visit www.NYMF.org.


Sarah Goldberg to Join CLYBOURNE PARK from July 17 - 7/17/2012

Producer Jordan Roth announced today that 2011 Olivier Award nominee Sarah Goldberg will join the cast of the 2012 Tony Award-winning "Best Play," Clybourne Park, in the roles of "Betsy" and "Lindsey." Annie Parisse will play her final performance on Sunday, July 15th with Goldberg succeeding the role on Tuesday, July 17th.


Yahoo! Debuts Tom Hanks Animated Series ELECTRIC CITY - 7/17/2012

Yahoo!, the premier digital media company, today announced that Playtone and Reliance Entertainment's animated series ELECTRIC CITY, created by and starring Tom Hanks, will make its global debut on July 17th, 2012 on Yahoo! Screen.


Paley Center Presents New York Premiere of HBO Film ABOUT FACE: SUPERMODELS THEN AND NOW - 7/17/2012

The Paley Center for Media has announced its July 2012 events, featuring the New York premiere of the HBO documentary film ABOUT FACE: SUPERMODELS THEN AND NOW, Soledad O'Brien, Sheldon Harnick, and more. See below for further details.


Ernest Revell and Lori Frederics Set for Enrico Caruso Room - 7/17/2012

When tenor Ernest Revell and soprano Lori Fredrics come together to share the stage at the Enrico Caruso Room in Grotta Azzurra Ristorante, 177 Mulberry Street, in Little Italy on Tuesday, July 17, at 8 PM, they will have taken very different paths to arrive at the same destination at the very same time.


Ruhl Premieres Chamber Version of MELANCHOLY PLAY - 7/18/2012

13P, the innovative collective of 13 playwrights, is about to culminate the mission it set forth upon its founding in 2003: to produce one play by each of its members. Pulitzer Finalist, TONY Award nominee and MacArthur "Genius" Fellowship recipient Sarah Ruhl (P#13) is creating a new, chamber version of her Melancholy Play (2001) with the composer Todd Almond and Davis McCallum, who directed a version of the work in 2002.


REQUIEM FOR A LOST GIRL to Play NYMF, 7/17 & 18 - 7/18/2012

Requiem is created and performed in partnership with a chorus of men, women and children who know the experience of homelessness – a raw, gorgeous and heart-altering blend of true stories and the theatrical that gives voice to the streets of North America. Featuring 7-piece chamber ensemble, soloists and community choir. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online or by calling (212) 352-3101. For more information, please visit www.NYMF.org.


NEW GIRL IN TOWN Begins Previews 7/18 at Irish Repertory Theatre - 7/18/2012

Irish Repertory Theatre continues its 24th Season with Bob Merrill and George Abbott's NEW GIRL IN TOWN – a Tony-nominated musical based on Eugene O'Neill's ANNA CHRISTIE – with previews set to begin July 18, prior to an official press opening July 26 at Off-Broadway's award-winning Irish Repertory Theatre (132 West 22nd Street).


Randy Harrison to Join SILENCE!, 7/18 - 7/18/2012


UNCLE VANYA Opens for Previews at the Lincoln Center - 7/19/2012

Sydney Theatre Company's (STC) acclaimed production of Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov, adapted by Andrew Upton and directed by Tamas Ascher (whose staging of Ivanov for Katona Jozsef Theatre was critically acclaimed at Lincoln Center Festival 2009), will be a highlight of the Lincoln Center Festival this Summer.


Universal Re-Releases JURASSIC PARK in 3D - 7/19/2012

Universal has announced that it will re-release a 3-D version of Steven Spielberg's classic film JURASSIC PARK on July 19, 2013, marking the 20th anniversary of the film's original debut in theaters on June 11, 1993.


Blanchett-Led UNCLE VANYA to Play City Center - 7/19/2012

Sydney Theatre Company's acclaimed production of Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov - adapted by Andrew Upton and directed by Tamas Ascher - will come to NY's City Center from July 19 through July 28, 2012, according to The New York Times.


NYMF's HIMSELF AND NORA Closes - 7/19/2012

On July 9, at the New York Musical Theater Festival, director Michael Bush brings to life Jonathan Brielle's "Himself and Nora", a musical tale of one of the greatest romances of the 20th Century -Himself...the brilliant and hard drinking Irish novelist James Joyce, Nora...the passionate chambermaid Nora Barnacle who became his lover, his partner, and his muse for 29 years. In this bawdy and funny, uplifting, and melodic new musical, "Himself and Nora" sings the story of one of the great love affairs of the time. A love which resulted in their exile from their beloved Ireland, the condemnation of the Catholic church, and ultimately some of the greatest writing of the 20th century.


Gerard Canonico, Trista Dollison Lead STAND TALL at NYMF - 7/19/2012

Gerard Canonico (Spring Awakening, American Idiot) and Trista Dollison (The Lion King) will head the cast of the NYMF production of STAND TALL at the 45th St. Theatre Mainstage from July 19th-29th.


NYMF Presents CENTRAL AVENUE BREAKDOWN - 7/19/2012

The 2012 New York Musical Theatre Festival presents Central Avenue Breakdown, an American musical with music and lyrics by Kevin Ray, book by Kevin Ray and Andrea Lepcio, additional story by Suellen Vance, and directed by Christopher Windom. Central Avenue Breakdown runs July 19th at 8:00pm, July 10th at 5:00pm and 9:00pm, July 21st at 1:00pm, July 22nd at 5:00 pm and 9:00pm at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 W. 42nd Street).


BLACK MILK Opens Off Broadway - 7/19/2012

Black Milk, by the Russian playwright Vassily Sigarev (translation by Sasha Dugdale), will have its New York premiere Off-Broadway this summer from July 19 – August 4, 2012 in a production helmed by the acclaimed Venezuelan director Michel Hausmann at East 13th Street Theatre, 136 East 13th Street (home of Classic Stage Company).


Marc Eardley's REALLY BAD THINGS Ends Run at NYMF - 7/19/2012

Casting has been announced for the 2012 New York Musical Theatre Festival special event production of Really Bad Things, which will play the PTC Performance Space beginning July 12.


NYMF's RE-ANIMATOR THE MUSICAL Plays Added Performance - 7/19/2012

Due to popular demand, a number of musicals at The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) have announced additional performances. The festival runs now through July 29, 2012


The New York Musical Theatre Festival Presents PRISON DANCER, 6/20 - 7/28 - 7/20/2012

THE NEW YORK MUSICAL THEATRE FESTIVAL (NYMF) and PRISON DANCER LIVE, LLC. is pleased to announce Romeo Candido and Carmen De Jesus' PRISON DANCER, music supervised by Alexander Rovang, and directed by Jenn Rapp. PRISON DANCER will play a limited engagement at Off-Broadway's Theatre at St. Clement's (423 West 46th Street, New York, NY 10036). Performances begin Friday, Jul 20th, 2012 at 8:00 pm and continue through Saturday, Jul 28th, 2012 at 9:00 pm. Press are invited Sunday, Jul 22nd, 2012 at 3:00 pm and any subsequent performance.


FOREVERMAN Opens at NYMF - 7/20/2012

The new musical Foreverman, with book, music, and lyrics by Brett M. Boles, will be presented as an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF's) 2012 Next Link Project, beginning performances Friday, July 20 and running through Sunday, July 28, at the PTC Performance Space, 555 West 42 Street (between Tenth and Eleventh Avenues).


The Amoralists's THE BAD AND THE BETTER Directed by Daniel Aukin Closes - 7/21/2012

The Amoralists have announced the World Premiere of The Bad and the Better, written by Derek Ahonen, directed by Obie Award winner Daniel Aukin and featuring The Amoralists acting ensemble. The acclaimed downtown theater company moves uptown for a 6-week Off-Broadway run from June 14 – July 21, 2012 at The Peter Jay Sharp Theater, located at 416 West 42 Street between 9 and 10 Avenues in New York City. Previews begin June 14 for a June 19 opening.


UNCLE VANYA Opens at the Lincoln Center - 7/21/2012

Sydney Theatre Company's (STC) acclaimed production of Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov, adapted by Andrew Upton and directed by Tamas Ascher (whose staging of Ivanov for Katona Jozsef Theatre was critically acclaimed at Lincoln Center Festival 2009), will be a highlight of the Lincoln Center Festival this Summer.


Hallmark Channel Original Movie HOW TO FALL IN LOVE Premieres - 7/21/2012

Hallmark Channel has moved the World Premiere of 'HOW TO FALL IN LOVE' to Saturday, July 21 and moved the time to @ 9pm ET/PT, 8C. The Hallmark Channel Original Movie stars Eric Mabius, Brooke D'Orsay and Kathy Najimy.


Musical Film IN THE NIGHT to Screen as Part of NYMF, 7/21 - 7/21/2012



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