Jaime Zahl

Jaime Zahl Jaime is a freelance writer with a passion for everything theatre. Her work has been featured in the The East Hampton Press, The Southampton Press, 27east.com, The Long Island Press, Buzzfeed and Elite Daily. She is thrilled to have the opportunity to cover the Long Island theatre scene, which has been a second home since her youth.


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BWW Feature: Local Theatre Academy Meets 'Once on This Island' on BroadwayBWW Feature: Local Theatre Academy Meets 'Once on This Island' on Broadway
Posted: Nov. 17, 2017


BWW Review: A New Spin on FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at Cultural Arts PlayhouseBWW Review: A New Spin on FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at Cultural Arts Playhouse
Posted: Nov. 28, 2017


LAST 365 DAYS

BWW Review: CARRIE at Cultural Arts PlayhouseBWW Review: CARRIE at Cultural Arts Playhouse
Posted: Oct. 3, 2017


BWW Review: HAIR at Merrick Theatre & Center For The ArtsBWW Review: HAIR at Merrick Theatre & Center For The Arts
Posted: Jul. 5, 2017


BWW Review: SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET at Merrick Theatre & Center For The ArtsBWW Review: SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET at Merrick Theatre & Center For The Arts
Posted: Aug. 10, 2017


BWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER at Cultural Arts PlayhouseBWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER at Cultural Arts Playhouse
Posted: Sep. 13, 2017


BWW Review: INTO THE WOODS at Merrick Theatre & Center For The ArtsBWW Review: INTO THE WOODS at Merrick Theatre & Center For The Arts
Posted: Sep. 8, 2017


BWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Noel S. Ruiz TheatreBWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
Posted: Jul. 25, 2017


BWW Review: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT at Noel S. Ruiz TheatreBWW Review: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT at Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
Posted: Jun. 14, 2017


BWW Review: A New Spin on FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at Cultural Arts PlayhouseBWW Review: A New Spin on FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at Cultural Arts Playhouse
November 28, 2017

Theatre is about pushing the boundaries of what's expected. In the Cultural Arts Playhouse's latest production of Fiddler on the Roof, director Eliana Kayelle has taken many risks in her telling of the Broadway classic.

BWW Feature: Local Theatre Academy Meets 'Once on This Island' on BroadwayBWW Feature: Local Theatre Academy Meets 'Once on This Island' on Broadway
November 17, 2017

A young group of actors from Long Island had the experience of a lifetime as they journeyed to New York City in November to see a performance of the Broadway revival Once on This Island, currently playing at Circle in the Square. Since September, the children and their production team at Stagelight Academy, based in Lindenhurst, NY, have been working on their own production of Once on This Island Jr. Following the Broadway performance, they met with producers and actors and revelled in the excitement and inspiration of seeing the show they would soon stage back home.

BWW Feature: Young Theatrical Professionals to Debut Triple Threat Training GroundBWW Feature: Young Theatrical Professionals to Debut Triple Threat Training Ground
November 6, 2017

A new theatrical training experience is debuting on Long Island this winter. Created by two local professionals with a passion for theatre, Triple Threat Training Ground promises to be just what you need to polish your skills - whether you're pursuing a professional acting career or enjoy the craft as a hobby.

BWW Review: CARRIE at Cultural Arts PlayhouseBWW Review: CARRIE at Cultural Arts Playhouse
October 3, 2017

Just in time for the month of Halloween, the Cultural Arts Playhouse is generating goosebumps with its thrilling production of 'Carrie.'

BWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER at Cultural Arts PlayhouseBWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER at Cultural Arts Playhouse
September 13, 2017

Teased hair, neon mesh and parachute pants galore - The Wedding Singer at the Cultural Arts Playhouse in Syosset is a jubilant trip back to the '80s.

BWW Review: INTO THE WOODS at Merrick Theatre & Center For The ArtsBWW Review: INTO THE WOODS at Merrick Theatre & Center For The Arts
September 8, 2017

The Merrick Theatre and Center For the Performing Arts is casting a spell over its patrons with a magical production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's classic musical 'Into the Woods' running until October 1.

BWW Review: SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET at Merrick Theatre & Center For The ArtsBWW Review: SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET at Merrick Theatre & Center For The Arts
August 10, 2017

Long Island theatre patrons have the opportunity to attend the tale of a 'killer' production of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's horror musical 'Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street' at the Merrick Theatre & Center For the Arts until August 20.

BWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Noel S. Ruiz TheatreBWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
July 25, 2017

While disco may be dead, its spirit is alive and well at the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre at CM Performing Arts Center in Oakdale through August 19.

BWW Review: HAIR at Merrick Theatre & Center For The ArtsBWW Review: HAIR at Merrick Theatre & Center For The Arts
July 5, 2017

The "summer of love" has officially dawned at The Merrick Theater as an energetic and inspired production of the tribal rock musical "Hair" plays until July 16.

BWW Feature: The Luke Neuhedel Foundation presents a charity production of INTO THE WOODSBWW Feature: The Luke Neuhedel Foundation presents a charity production of INTO THE WOODS
June 19, 2017

A group of Long Island performers and artists are performing for a good cause through June 30 in the Luke Neuhedel Foundation production of Stephen Sondheim's and James Lapine's classic 'Into the Woods.'

BWW Review: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT at Noel S. Ruiz TheatreBWW Review: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT at Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
June 14, 2017

The 70's and 80's inspired jukebox musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, tells the story of three drag queens who travel across the Australian desert on a journey to reach Alice Springs on the titular bus.

BWW Review: DOUBT at Theater 294BWW Review: DOUBT at Theater 294
April 24, 2017

Over the next few weekends, Long Island theatregoers will have the opportunity to see 'Doubt' in action at the newly renovated Theater 294 in East Farmingdale

Summer Stages: Jaime's Long Island Spring/Summer PicksSummer Stages: Jaime's Long Island Spring/Summer Picks
April 17, 2017

Spring is in full swing with summer just on the horizon, but that does not mean Long Island theatre goers are any less likely to relax indoors for a nightof theatrical entertainment. This season in particular is filled with a plethora of theatrical productions to choose from, brought to you bythe theaters and casts you know and love.

BWW Review: GREASE at Noel S. Ruiz TheatreBWW Review: GREASE at Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
April 10, 2017

The Pink Ladies and the Burger Palace Boys have claimed their turf at the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre in Oakdale through May 7 in a delightfully nostalgic production of "Grease."