The new work conceived and directed by Tommy Tune and written by Mark Saltzman, originally titled FOREVER 54, will now be titled FIFTY FOUR FOREVER. It will receive its world premiere at The University of Miami's Jerry Herman Ring Theatre, from November 9 to 19.HAVING A BALL to Open Oct. 10 at Top Dog Theatre October 10, 2011
When Trustus Co-Founder Jim Thigpen directed the first Trustus show Luv in 1985, he did not know what to expect for the future of the company. Twenty-seven years later, Trustus Theatre is not only still in existence, but has grown into an institution of professional and provocative entertainment in the Midlands. In his last season as Artistic Director, Thigpen wanted his 'Swan Song' to be the Tony and Pulitzer Prize winning August: Osage County - a show that many theatre fans call one of the most breathtaking evenings they have experienced in the last 5 years. August: Osage County opens on the Trustus Main Stage at 8:00pm on Friday, October 21st.The 6th Street Cabaret Series Presents THE COLE PORTER SONGBOOK, Closes 9/18 September 18, 2011
The 6th Street Playhouse premieres its new cabaret series with 'The Cole Porter Songbook.' Enjoy an intimate, de-lovely, swellegant affair when the 6th Street Playhouse opens the songbook of this sophisticated, witty, respected and beloved composer and lyricist.Do Ho Suh Home Within Home Set for Lehmann Maupin, Opens Tonight September 8, 2011
Rising Stars series, this year featuring six concerts in the fall of 2011 and spring of 2012, bringing the brightest stars of the next generation of professional classical musiciansto Ravinia. All concerts take place in the festival's most intimate performance space, the indoor 450-seat Bennett Gordon Hall, which continues to showcase successful recitals and chamber music concerts during the summer. This season's series features pianist Giles Vonsattel (Oct. 1, 2011); violinist Bella Hristova (Oct. 15, 2011); the Linden String Quartet (Nov. 5, 2011); pianist Daria Rabotkina (Nov. 19, 2011); Musicians from Ravinia's Steans Music Institute (April 7, 2012); and vocal ensemble Calmus (April 28, 2012).BARRIERS Plays HERE Arts Center August 17, 2011
Rehana Lew Mirza's play BARRIERS is about a South Asian family's loss from the 9/11 attacks and the backlash they endure, featuring a cast that includes Pooja Kumar (Miss India USA 1995, 'Flavors') and Sunkrish Bala (ABC-TV's 'Notes from the Underbelly') and directed by Colette Robert. BARRIERS is presented by Desipina & Co. in commemoration of the tenth anniversary of the September 11th tragedy and in celebration of the companies tenth season, at HERE Arts Center (145 6th Avenue, enter on Dominick, 1 block south of Spring Street) in Manhattan.Fuse Theatre Ensemble Presents KARAOKE NIGHT! THE MUSICAL, 8/18 August 18, 2011
Yes, Fuse fans: we're continuing with our exploration of breaking down the theater walls and joining you at the bar for karaoke! Along with our friend Mr. Rocky Rhodes, longtime KJ, Godfather of Portland karaoke, and recent theatre patron, we give you Karaoke Night! the Musical. Entry is free, but drinking and tipping are encouraged.The 6th Street Cabaret Series Presents THE COLE PORTER SONGBOOK, 9/9-9/18 August 15, 2011
The 6th Street Playhouse premieres its new cabaret series with 'The Cole Porter Songbook.' Enjoy an intimate, de-lovely, swellegant affair when the 6th Street Playhouse opens the songbook of this sophisticated, witty, respected and beloved composer and lyricist.HUSH THE MUSICAL To Play FringeFest 8/13-8/25 August 13, 2011
The New York International Fringe Festival will present HUSH The Musical at Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker Street) on Saturday August 13, Tuesday August 16, Tuesday August 23, Wednesday August 24 and Thursday August 25. GARDENS' Canadian Tour Dates Start 8/23 August 9, 2011
Lehmann Maupin Gallery presents Home Within Home on view 8 September - 22 October, 2011 at 540 W. 26th Street.JACCC Announces Upcoming Events August 6, 2011
Visual Communications will launch its first Animation Mini-Film Fest, POW! WHIZ! BAM! at the Tateuchi Democracy Forum at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy, presenting colorful characters and fantastical universes only the world of animation could create.
New programs added! Addition of 3 new shorts program, CHAINSAW MAID, STOOPID MOVIE, and WELCOME TO MY LIFE. Also don't miss the festival after party at Far Bar at 9:30pm. Festival guest will receive $1 off beverage with ticket stubs. Misk'i Gourmet Food Truck will also be at the festival selling gourmet South American street food.URINETOWN Up Next in Theatre Tulsa's 2011-2012 Season July 31, 2011
2011-12 Season: Sometimes a theatre season defies easy identification. The shows are special, they are highly charged, but they don't necessarily share a common theme. When that happens, as it does in Theatre Tulsa's 89th season, you have Eclectricity! Experience this power in an eclectic mix of productions, surging with that spark that makes live theatre special!Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces Upcoming Season Including PETER PAN & ETHAN FROME July 24, 2011
Lookingglass Theatre Company proudly announces its 2010-2011 season, featuring three new productions by Ensemble Members Laura Eason and David Kersnar and Northwestern University's Amanda Dehnert. Lookingglass' 23rd season features PETER PAN, ETHAN FROME, and THE LAST ACT OF LILKA KADISON.
Injured Romeo Sam Troughton to Miss Sunday's Performance July 16, 2011
Hey, playwrights--suffering from the summer drama doldrums? Bring your play and a few actors to First Run Theatre, where Dr. David Crespy will give you a full playwriting tune-up for your play. Bring multiple copies (enough for each character in your play) of your 10-15 minute script, play, scene, along with some of YOUR ACTING FRIENDS, and we'll listen to your play and give you some feed-back.