Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 9/15/2012

Below is's Upcoming Events calendar updated on 9/15/2012. For the complete calendar of upcoming events, concerts, openings, closings and more, visit's Event Calendar.

Araca Project Closes ONE NIGHT ONLY - 9/15/2012

The second annual Araca Project will present six original shows August 1-September 29 at the American Theater of Actors (314 West 54th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues).

Washington National Opera Presents ANNA BOLENA - 9/15/2012

Washington National Opera (WNO) opens its 2012-2013 season with Gaetano Donizetti's Anna Bolena, September 15 to October 6 in the Kennedy Center Opera House. Celebrated American soprano Sondra Radvanovsky returns to WNO to make her role debut as Anne Boleyn. This striking production, new to Washington, is directed by Stephen Lawless, and the WNO Orchestra will be led by Italian conductor Antonello Allemandi in his WNO debut.

Levin's Original Dramatization of THE DIARY OF Anne Frank to be Podcast for 60th Anniversary - 9/15/2012

Stockard Channing, Brooke Shields and More Set for Culture Project's THE EXONERATED, Beginning 9/15 - 9/15/2012

Culture Project (Allan Buchman, Founder & Artistic Director), celebrates its return to the theaters at 45 Bleecker Street with the award-winning 10th anniversary production of the hit play, The Exonerated, written by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen, presented in special association with The Innocence Project, Directed by Bob Balaban (Gosford Park), the rotating cast will feature Stockard Channing, Brian Dennehy, John Forte, and Brooke Shields. Exoneree Sunny Jacobs, whose story is shared within the play, joins the cast for one-week, September 25 – 30. Additional casting will be announced shortly.

Emily Stokes and Michael Padgett Perform at Mario Lanza Society of New York Gala - 9/15/2012

The Mario Lanza Society of New York will hold another of its gala luncheons saluting the late tenor on Saturday September 15, 2012 at 1 P.M. at Patsy's Restaurant (236 West 56th Street). Among those paying tribute to Lanza's career will be legendary soprano Elaine Malbin and featured performers soprano Emily Stokes, tenor Michael Padgett, and accompanist David Schaefer. The musical program will also include recorded selections from the illustrious careers of Mr. Lanza and Ms. Malbin.

Emily Hindrichs Leads Chicago Opera Theater's THE MAGIC FLUTE - 9/15/2012

Chicago Opera Theater (COT) announces that Emily Hindrichs will be taking over the role of The Queen of the Night in the upcoming production of Mozart's The Magic Flute. This will be Hindrichs' first performance with COT, in a role she has sung with great success in the US and abroad.

Boulder StoryHealers' A DAY FOR GRACE Closes at Stage Left Studio - 9/16/2012

On Thursday, September 6, Boulder StoryHealers' breathtaking production of A DAY FOR GRACE, a new blockbuster play written and performed by Doug Vincent with a score written and performed by an American Icon of the Music Industry, Sam Llanas, formerly of the BoDeans, will open at Stage Left Studio Theatre (214 West 30 Street - between Seventh & Eighth Avenues).

PIECES Ends Return Engagement at SoHo Playhouse - 9/16/2012

Box Office Opens for SCANDALOUS - 9/17/2012

This Monday, September 17 at 10 a.m., the Neil Simon Theatre Box Office opens for the new Broadway musical SCANDALOUS: The Life and Trials of Aimee Semple McPherson.

PIECES Ends Return Engagement at SoHo Playhouse - 9/17/2012

INDIANA JONES: THE COMPLETE ADVENTURES Now Available on Blu-ray - 9/18/2012

Lucasfilm and Paramount Home Media Distribution have set a September 18 release date for INDIANA JONES: THE COMPLETE ADVENTURES.

INDIANA JONES: THE COMPLETE ADVENTURES Now Available on Blu-ray - 9/18/2012

Lucasfilm and Paramount Home Media Distribution have released a brand-new trailer for their upcoming INDIANA JONES: THE COMPLETE ADVENTURES, which is scheduled to hit Blu-ray on September 18th. Check it out below!

Katy Perry: PART OF ME Now Available on Blu-ray/DVD - 9/18/2012

The fun, glamorous, heartbreaking, inspiring, crazy, magical, passionate, and honest mad diary of one of the biggest performers on the planet blasts off when the Katy Perry: Part of Me movie debuts on Blu-ray and DVD (both with UltraViolet™), On Demand and for Digital Download on September 18, 2012 from Paramount Home Media Distribution.

BAYSIDE! THE UNMUSICAL! Returns For Limited Run at East Village's Kraine Theatre - 9/18/2012

Bayside! The UnMusical!, the hilarious, unauthorized, and critically acclaimed musical parody of TV's Saved by the Bell, is back by popular demand for a limited run at East Village's Kraine Theatre starting Sept 18th through October 10th.

Partial Comfort Celebrates 10th Anniversary with TEN at The Wild Project - 9/18/2012

To celebrate their 10th anniversary, Partial Comfort Productions will present TEN beginning September 18th at The Wild Project. TEN is a single evening of 10 short plays by 10 writers helmed by 10 directors and featuring a cast of 10 actors.

FUGITIVE SONGS Musical Album Released - 9/18/2012

Yellow Sound Label presents the joint album release concert of Chris Miller & Nathan Tysen's Fugitive Songs and Joshua Salzman & Ryan Cunningham's Next Thing You Know at Le Poisson Rouge, September 9th. The concert will feature some of Broadway's best young talent including Lauren Blackman, Andrew Durand, Christopher Jackson, Adam Kantor, Andrew Kober, Kyle Dean Massey, Andy Mientus, Karen Olivo, Kate Rockwell, Alysha Umphress and Barrett Wilbert Weed.

Jherek Bischoff Releases Scores: Composed Instrumentals - 9/18/2012

Emma Watson Premieres PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER Clip on MTV - 9/18/2012

Logan Lerman, Emma Watson and Ezra Miller will join MTV News' Josh Horowitz on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 to exclusively premiere a new clip from their upcoming film THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER at 7:56 p.m. ET on MTV during "MTV First: The Perks of Being a Wallflower."

Tribeca Film Releases Horror Movie HOLLOW - 9/19/2012

Tribeca Film will release Hollow, a British found footage horror film, on September 19th. Directed by Michael Axelgaard, and written and produced by Matthew Holt, Hollow is a chilling tale of four friends on holiday who discover a frightening local legend and find themselves in battle with an ancient evil. The film follows on the heritage of classic British ghost stories and folklore, but takes these traditions to a frightening new place utilizing the found footage style.

Araca Project Presents THE RESCIGNOS - 9/19/2012

The second annual Araca Project will present six original shows August 1-September 29 at the American Theater of Actors (314 West 54th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues).

TCM Event Series Begins With Hitchcock's THE BIRDS - 9/19/2012

NCM® Fathom Events and Turner Classic Movies (TCM) event series featuring four newly restored titles commemorating Universal Pictures' 100th anniversary begins with Alfred Hitchcock's THE BIRDS on Wednesday, Sept. 19.

NewFilmmakers NY Presents THE ROAD HOME, War-Themed Documentary Series and More - 9/19/2012

On Wednesday, September 19th, NewFilmmakers goes to War with our Documentary Series, our Short Film Program and the new Feature THE ROAD HOME.

The Other Guys Presents Tobin Stokes' Opera RATTENBURY - 9/20/2012

Well known in Victoria, BC, for his grand design of the Capital City's Inner Harbour, including the Parliament Buildings, The Empress, the CPR Terminal (most recently housing the Royal London Wax Museum) and the Crystal Gardens, Francis Rattenbury's tumultuous life story is truly operatic in proportion. The Other Guys Theatre Co. is proud to announce the development of composer/librettist Tobin Stokes' new chamber opera, RATTENBURY, based on the true story of the architect's fast rise, and free-fall.

Playwrights Realm Debuts Ethan Lipton's RED-HANDED OTTER - 9/20/2012

Ethan Lipton's new play Red-Handed Otter will be given its world premiere by Playwrights Realm, Katherine Kovner, Artistic Director and Renee Blinkwolt, Producing Director, when it begins previews at the Cherry Lane Theatre, 38 Commerce Street, Wednesday, September 12, at 7:00pm for an opening Thursday, September 20, at 7:00pm.

Norm Lewis Set to Host BROADWAY SALUTES - 9/20/2012

On Thursday, September 20, The Broadway League and Coalition of Broadway Unions andGuilds (COBUG) will present the third-annual "Broadway Salutes," an industry-wide celebration to honor those who make Broadway great.

Michael McGrath and Beth Leavel Set for Broadway-Bound SUGAR BABIES Workshop - 9/20/2012

According to a casting notice on Backstage, Shooting High Productions is casting an AGVA-sanctioned workshop/showcase of the Broadway-bound production of SUGAR BABIES, starring Tony Award winners Michael McGrath and Beth Leavel.

Prince Hosts BROADWAY SALUTES; Osnes to Perform - 9/20/2012

On Thursday, September 20, legendary Broadway director and 21-time Tony Award winner Harold Prince will serve as Master of Ceremonies for the the fourth-annual "Broadway Salutes," an industry-wide celebration to honor those who make Broadway great. The event is presented by The Broadway League and Coalition of Broadway Unions and Guilds (COBUG).

MY UNCLE RAFAEL Receives 9/21 Theatrical Release - 9/21/2012

TEN CHIMNEYS Begins Off-Broadway, 9/21 - 9/21/2012

The award-winning Peccadillo Theater Company will present the New York City premiere of TEN CHIMNEYS, a new comedy by Jeffrey Hatcher, starring Byron Jennings as Alfred Lunt, Carolyn McCormick as Lynn Fontanne, Mariette Hartley as Lunt's mother Hattie and Michael McCarty as Sydney Greenstreet.

Katori Hall's CHILDREN OF KILLERS Makes American Premiere at Castillo Theatre - 9/21/2012

The Castillo Theatre is opening its 29th season with the American premiere of Children of Killers by award-winning playwright, Katori Hall, beginning September 21, 2012.

HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER Joins 20at20 for Six Performances - 9/22/2012

HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER, the new Off-Broadway comedy written and performed by Margaret Copeland and Kevin James Doyle, is the newest participant in the bi-annual Off Broadway Alliance 20at20 promotion. $20 tickets (which include lunch) will be available at all performances through September 22nd only at Sofia's Downstairs Theater in the heart of Times Square.

LAST HOURS IN SUBURBIA Makes U.S. Debut on Lifetime - 9/22/2012

Kelcie Stranahan and Maiara Walsh star in the U.S. Premiere of Last Hours in Suburbia on September 22nd at 8pm ET/PT on Lifetime.

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