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Greater Boston Stage Company Announces Season 19 Special Events Including The Edward Twins and More Greater Boston Stage Company Announces Season 19 Special Events Including The Edward Twins and More
by BWW News Desk on July 17, 2018 in Boston

Greater Boston Stage Company kicks off its Season 19 Special Event line-up of stellar concerts and theatrical events with the always entertaining masters of impersonation, The Edwards Twins, from August 23 - 26, 2018. Direct from Las Vegas, twin brothers Anthony and Eddie Edwards perform 100 superstars with dazzling costumes, LIVE singing, and no gimmicks, just plain talent. Back by popular demand, it's a not-to-be-missed experience. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2 at Barrington Stage Photo Flash: First Look at A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2 at Barrington Stage
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2018 in Boston

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in the Berkshires, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, presents Lucas Hnath's A Doll's House, Part 2. Previews for A Doll's House, Part 2 begin July 12, with an official opening night on July 15, and performances through July 28 on the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage (30 Union Street). (more...)
VIDEO: Barrington Stage Company Presents A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2 VIDEO: Barrington Stage Company Presents A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2
by Stage Tube on July 16, 2018 in Boston

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in the Berkshires, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, presents Lucas Hnath's A Doll's House, Part 2. Previews for A Doll's House, Part 2 begin July 12, with an official opening night on July 15, and performances through July 28 on the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage (30 Union Street). (more...)
AN ACT OF GOD Opens In Wellfleet July 25 AN ACT OF GOD Opens In Wellfleet July 25
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2018 in Boston

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater presents David  Javerbaum's comedy An Act of God, running July 25 - August 17. Directed by Daisy Walker, An Act of God stars Lynnette R. Freeman as God, Alexandra Lemus  as The Archangel Gabriel, and David Meyers as The Archangel Michael. Performances are at 8:00 p.m., Tuesdays through Saturdays, June 29 - July 20. Two preview performances, July 25 and 26, begin at 7:30 p.m. (more...)
Exclusive: Constantine Maroulis and Diana DeGarmo to Lead North Shore Music Theatre's JEKYLL & HYDE; OBC Lead Robert Cuccioli Directs Exclusive: Constantine Maroulis and Diana DeGarmo to Lead North Shore Music Theatre's JEKYLL & HYDE; OBC Lead Robert Cuccioli Directs
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2018 in Boston

North Shore Music Theatre (NSMT) has announced that Constantine Maroulis and Diana DeGarmo will lead the cast of their September production of Broadway's Gothic musical thriller, Jekyll & Hyde. Under the direction of Broadway's original Dr. Jekyll/Mr. Hyde, Robert Cuccioli, JEKYLL & HYDE will play September 25 thru October 7, 2018. (more...)
61 Boston, Everett Teens Participate In Boch Center's Summer Arts Employment Program 61 Boston, Everett Teens Participate In Boch Center's Summer Arts Employment Program
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2018 in Boston

The Boch Center, one of the nation's leading nonprofit performing arts institutions, announced the launch of this summer's award-winning City Spotlights Leadership Program. During the paid six-week youth employment program, 61 Boston and Everett teens will develop leadership skills through hands-on arts training. This year's participants represent 12 Boston neighborhoods and Everett and 29 Greater Boston schools. To date, the program has employed more than 300 teen leaders. (more...)
Betty Buckley-Led HELLO, DOLLY! Tour Will Makes Stops in LA, Chicago & More; Full Itinerary Announced! Betty Buckley-Led HELLO, DOLLY! Tour Will Makes Stops in LA, Chicago & More; Full Itinerary Announced!
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2018 in Boston

In the grand tradition of stage superstars who have played the iconic role of Dolly Gallagher Levi around the world, the Tony Award-winning Broadway legend Betty Buckley will star in the first national tour of Hello, Dolly!, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival, beginning October 2, 2018 in the Connor Palace at Cleveland's Playhouse Square. (more...)
Cape Rep Theatre Presents Cape Premiere of MAMMA MIA!
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2018 in Boston

Cape Rep Theatre continues its 2018 season with the Broadway musical sensation, MAMMA MIA!, music and lyrics by Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus, and some songs with Stig Anderson, book by Catherine Johnson, originally conceived by Judy Cramer, August 1 through September 2: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 7 pm, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm, and Sundays at 2 pm. There is no performance Sunday, August 5th. Tickets are $40. Pay-What-You-Can-Night is the first Friday, August 3. Student Rush tickets also available. Call the box office for details. Cape Rep Indoor Theater. North Side Route 6A E. Brewster. 508.896.1888 or www.caperep.org. (more...)
WAM Theatre Gala Features Premiere Of New Girls Ensemble Work WAM Theatre Gala Features Premiere Of New Girls Ensemble Work
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2018 in Boston

The rolling fields of the Berkshire Equestrian Center Richmond, MA, will create the perfect backdrop for WAM Theatre's annual Midsummer Cocktail Party Benefit on Wednesday, July 25, at 5:30pm. A few tickets are still available at all three levels of support - $75 for Allies, $150 for Advocates, and $250 for Activists. (more...)
Tax Incentives Proposed For Broadway-Bound Shows Debuting in Massachusetts Tax Incentives Proposed For Broadway-Bound Shows Debuting in Massachusetts
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2018 in Boston

Could Massachusetts be getting an upper hand when producers are choosing where to debut Broadway-bound shows? The Boston Globe has reported that state lawmakers are proposing tax incentives that encourage producers to bring their productions to Massachusetts before they make the transfer to the Great White Way. (more...)
Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2 at Barrington Stage Co. Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2 at Barrington Stage Co.
by Stephen Sorokoff on July 16, 2018 in Boston

Barrington Stage Co. presented A Doll's House, Part 2 on the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage last night and BroadwayWorld was there for the opening night curtain call. Check out the photos below! (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 15 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 15
by Audition Roundup on July 15, 2018 in Boston

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 15, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 15 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 15
by Audition Roundup on July 15, 2018 in Boston

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 15, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Win Free Tickets And More With BroadwayWorld On Social Media! Win Free Tickets And More With BroadwayWorld On Social Media!
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2018 in Boston

Do you live and breathe all things Broadway? If so, you know there's a ton of exciting things happening on the great white way every day! We at BroadwayWorld know how overwhelming it could be to keep up with the hundreds of stories each week - so we're curating the best you can't miss on our social media feeds daily! (more...)
Stay Up To Date On Broadway's Breaking News With BroadwayWorld On Social Media! Stay Up To Date On Broadway's Breaking News With BroadwayWorld On Social Media!
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2018 in Boston

Do you live and breathe all things Broadway? If so, you know there's a ton of exciting things happening on the great white way every day! We at BroadwayWorld know how overwhelming it could be to keep up with the hundreds of stories each week - so we're curating the best you can't miss on our social media feeds daily! (more...)
Paula Poundstone Returns To Provincetown August 11 Paula Poundstone Returns To Provincetown August 11
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2018 in Boston

Producer Rick Murray welcomes comedian Paula Poundstone back to Provincetown for one performance only, Saturday, August 11 at 8:00 p.m. at Town Hall Auditorium.  (more...)
VIDEO: First Look at North Shore Music Theatre's PETER PAN VIDEO: First Look at North Shore Music Theatre's PETER PAN
by Stage Tube on July 13, 2018 in Boston

PETER PAN, the high-flying Tony© Award-winning musical, follows the adventures of Peter Pan and his mischievous fairy sidekick, Tinkerbell, as they visit the nursery of the Darling children late one night. Watch clips from the production in the video below! (more...)
Hub Theatre Company Of Boston Presents Lauren Gunderson's THE TAMING Hub Theatre Company Of Boston Presents Lauren Gunderson's THE TAMING
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2018 in Boston

???????Hub Theatre Company of Boston will continue its sixth season with the Boston premiere of the politically-charged comedy The Taming by Lauren Gunderson at Club Cafe, 209 Columbus Ave. in Boston's Back Bay Today, July13 through Saturday, July 28, 2018. Performances are Thursdays, Todays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm, and Sundays at 2 pm. All tickets to all performances are "Pay-What-You-Can." A voter registration drive will be held in conjunction with this production and voter registration forms will be available at each performance. For tickets and more information visit www.hubtheatreboston.org (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/13 - LITTLE SHOP, PIPPIN, MAMMA MIA and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/13 - LITTLE SHOP, PIPPIN, MAMMA MIA and More!
by BWW Special on July 13, 2018 in Boston

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature LITTLE SHOP, PIPPIN, MAMMA MIA and More! (more...)
Meredith Hansen to Appear As Featured Soloist In Boston Landmark Orchestra's Verdi Requiem Meredith Hansen to Appear As Featured Soloist In Boston Landmark Orchestra's Verdi Requiem
by BWW News Desk on July 12, 2018 in Boston

Roslindale resident Meredith Hansen, a native of Cohasset, has been selected as featured soprano soloist for Boston Landmark Orchestra's performance of Giuseppe Verdi's Messa da Requiem at the Charles River Esplanade Hatch Shell on August 1, 7 pm in Boston. (more...)
The Parker Quartet to Perform Three-Concert Residency at Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival The Parker Quartet to Perform Three-Concert Residency at Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival
by BWW News Desk on July 12, 2018 in Boston

Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (CCCMF), Cape Cod's premiere presenter of summer chamber music, presents Harvard University's quartet-in-residence, The Parker Quartet, in three concerts, on Tuesday, August 21, 7:30 pm, Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit; Wednesday, August 22, 7:30 pm, Dennis Union Church, 713 Rte. 6A, Dennis; and Friday, August 24, 7:30 pm, First Congregational Church, 200 Main Street, Wellfleet. (more...)
Photo Flash: North Shore Music Theatre Presents PETER PAN Photo Flash: North Shore Music Theatre Presents PETER PAN
by BWW News Desk on July 11, 2018 in Boston

PETER PAN, the high-flying Tony© Award-winning musical, follows the adventures of Peter Pan and his mischievous fairy sidekick, Tinkerbell, as they visit the nursery of the Darling children late one night. (more...)
The Martha Stewart Musical Travels To Provincetown! The Martha Stewart Musical Travels To Provincetown!
by BWW News Desk on July 11, 2018 in Boston

Ryan Raftery, creator and star of the smash hit Anna Wintour and Andy Cohen musicals will travel to Provincetown's famed Crown and Anchor resort this August to play the final performances of the show in his 'Titans of Media' trilogy based on the tale of America's first self-made female billionaire.  (more...)
Featuring Over 100 Talented Berkshire Youth, TARZAN Begins 7/26 Featuring Over 100 Talented Berkshire Youth, TARZAN Begins 7/26
by BWW News Desk on July 11, 2018 in Boston

Featuring hit music by rock legend, Phil Collins, such as the Academy Award-winning 'You'll Be in My Heart,' as well as 'Two Worlds,' Tarzan swings and sings onto The Colonial Theatre stage (111 South Street; Pittsfield, MA), running Thursday, July 26 through Thursday, August 16. Directed by Travis Daly (The Music Man, Beauty and the Beast, Mary Poppins), with music direction by Mark Gionfriddo (The Music Man, Beauty and the Beast, Mary Poppins) and choreography by Avital Asuleen (The Music Man), this adored musical features over 100 talented Berkshire youth. (more...)
Howlround At Emerson College Announces Jamie Gahlon As Director Howlround At Emerson College Announces Jamie Gahlon As Director
by BWW News Desk on July 11, 2018 in Boston

???????HowlRound, a free and open platform for theatremakers worldwide located at Emerson College, proudly announces Jamie Gahlon as its new director. Gahlon is a co-founder of HowlRound and most recently served as its interim director following the departure of co-founder/director P. Carl in November 2017. Previously, she was senior creative producer. (more...)