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Jason Gotay to Play Title Role in ALADDIN AND HIS WINTER WISH at Laguna Playhouse; Cast Announced! Jason Gotay to Play Title Role in ALADDIN AND HIS WINTER WISH at Laguna Playhouse; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Laguna Playhouse Artistic Director Ann E. Wareham, Executive Director Ellen Richard and Lythgoe Family Panto (LFP) have announced that Kira Kosarin (three-time Kid's Choice Award-nominee of Nickelodeon's hit show 'The Thundermans'), Jason Gotay (World Premiere of Stephen Schwartz's The Prince Of Egy... (more...)
Tony Bennett, Todrick Hall and More Among La Mirada Theatre's 40th Anniversary Special Events Lineup Tony Bennett, Todrick Hall and More Among La Mirada Theatre's 40th Anniversary Special Events Lineup
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts Producing Artistic Director BT McNicholl announced today its celebratory 40th Anniversary season of truly fantastic, fabulous and phenomenal special events!... (more...)
Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band to Perform at SugarHouse Casino Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band to Perform at SugarHouse Casino
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2017

Five-time Grammy-nominated contemporary blues group Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band will bring its blues/rock sound to the SugarHouse Casino Event Center on Friday, Nov. 10, at 9 p.m.... (more...)
Michael Matthews to Helm TWELVE ANGRY MEN at Laguna Playhouse This Fall Michael Matthews to Helm TWELVE ANGRY MEN at Laguna Playhouse This Fall
by BWW News Desk - September 08, 2017

Laguna Playhouse has announced the third show in the Laguna Playhouse 2017-2018 and 97th season, TWELVE ANGRY MEN, written by Reginald Rose and directed by Ovation Award-winning director Michael Matthews.... (more...)
Greg Proops and Rita Rudner to Headline Comedy Works Next Week Greg Proops and Rita Rudner to Headline Comedy Works Next Week
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2017

Greg Proops and Rita Rudner are coming to Comedy Works next week. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
BWW Feature: 26TH ANNUAL SEASON ANNOUNCED at Kravis Center For The Performing Arts BWW Feature: 26TH ANNUAL SEASON ANNOUNCED at Kravis Center For The Performing Arts
by John Lariviere - August 10, 2017

KRAVIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS Announces 26th Annual Season of Spectacular Concerts, Blockbuster Performances and Smash Hits from Broadway... (more...)
Kravis Center Announces 26th Annual Season Kravis Center Announces 26th Annual Season
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Responding directly to audience requests for "more Broadway, more comedy, more music superstars from Bach to rock," the 26th annual season of the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts promises a dynamic playbill of award-winning shows, world-class talents and powerful performances that wi... (more...)
Laguna Playhouse Moves THE GRADUATE to Spring, Swaps in TWELVE ANGRY MEN for Fall Laguna Playhouse Moves THE GRADUATE to Spring, Swaps in TWELVE ANGRY MEN for Fall
by BWW News Desk - August 01, 2017

Laguna Playhouse announced today that due to scheduling conflicts beyond production's control, the previously announced dates of Academy Award nominee Melanie Griffith starring as Mrs. Robinson in THE GRADUATE, will move to March, 2018 and TWELVE ANGRY MEN, which was scheduled to open in March, 2018... (more...)
July Events Announced at Blue Note Hawaii July Events Announced at Blue Note Hawaii
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2017

The good times continue this month at Blue Note Hawaii with an eclectic lineup of local talent, national artists and side-splitting comedians. The Henry Kapono Artist to Artist Series continues with Malani Bilyeu of Kalapana, promising chicken-skin moments for all in attendance. Mike Lewis & Friends... (more...)
Tilles Center at LIU Post Announces 2017-18 Season Tilles Center at LIU Post Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2017

Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post today announced its 2017-18 season. The entire season will be presented by Capital One. 'Capital One is proud to support the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post for the 2017-2018 season. We celebrate the arts, music, performances and di... (more...)
Melanie Griffith to Play 'Mrs. Robinson' in THE GRADUATE at Laguna Playhouse Melanie Griffith to Play 'Mrs. Robinson' in THE GRADUATE at Laguna Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2017

Laguna Playhouse announced today that Academy Award nominee Melanie Griffith will star as Mrs. Robinson in their upcoming production of THE GRADUATE, adapted by Terry Johnson, based on the novel by Charles Webb and the screenplay by Buck Henry and Calder Willingham and directed by Ovation Award-winn... (more...)
Center for the Arts at Pepperdine Announces its 2017-2018 Season of Performances Center for the Arts at Pepperdine Announces its 2017-2018 Season of Performances
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2017

Critically-acclaimed country music artist Kellie Picker, legendary jazz musicians Herb Alpert and Lani Hall, Grammy-winner Shawn Colvin, and two Legendary Ladies of Motown, Mary Wilson of The Supremes and Martha Wilson & The Vandellas, are just a few of the artists set to appear at the Lisa Smith We... (more...)
Comedy Central Announces Roy Wood Jr. as New Host of THIS IS NOT HAPPENING Comedy Central Announces Roy Wood Jr. as New Host of THIS IS NOT HAPPENING
by TV News Desk - June 03, 2017

Roy Wood Jr. has been named the new host of Comedy Central's wild storytelling series, THIS IS NOT HAPPENING, which will film its fourth season this weekend in Hollywood for a fall premiere on Comedy Central.... (more...)
Female Stars to Share the Adventure Cruise to Alaska Female Stars to Share the Adventure Cruise to Alaska
by BWW News Desk - June 01, 2017

Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine's Share the Adventure Cruise is adding Pulitzer Prize-winning author Elizabeth Strout, comedian Rita Rudner and O, The Oprah Magazine books editor Leigh Haber to the list of visionaries and authorities who will be on board the July 15 sailing to Alaska.... (more...)
Hal Linden Signs on for TESLA: A RADIO PLAY FOR THE STAGE at Laguna Playhouse Hal Linden Signs on for TESLA: A RADIO PLAY FOR THE STAGE at Laguna Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2017

Laguna Playhouse has announced that acclaimed actor Hal Linden (replacing the previously announced Bruce Davison) has been added to its very special theatrical event also starring Gregory Harrison, Dan Lauria, Charles Shaughnessy, French Stewart & Vanessa Stewart in TESLA: A RADIO PLAY FOR THE STAGE... (more...)
James Lecesne's THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY to Close Laguna Playhouse's 2016-17 Season James Lecesne's THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY to Close Laguna Playhouse's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Laguna Playhouse has announced the sixth and final show in the Laguna Playhouse 2016-2017 season, THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY, written and performed by James Lecesne with music by Duncan Sheik (Spring Awakening) and directed by Tony Speciale.... (more...)
Gregory Harrison, Dan Lauria, French Stewart and More to Lead TESLA: A RADIO PLAY FOR THE STAGE at Laguna Playhouse Gregory Harrison, Dan Lauria, French Stewart and More to Lead TESLA: A RADIO PLAY FOR THE STAGE at Laguna Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2017

Laguna Playhouse has announced a very special theatrical event, Bruce Davison, Gregory Harrison, Dan Lauria, Charles Shaughnessy, French Stewart & Vanessa Stewart starring in TESLA: A RADIO PLAY FOR THE STAGE, written by Dan Duling and directed by Michael Arabian.... (more...)
Hershey Felder's NATHAN GUNN, FLYING SOLO to Premiere at Laguna Playhouse Hershey Felder's NATHAN GUNN, FLYING SOLO to Premiere at Laguna Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2017

Laguna Playhouse has announced the final announced production of its 2017-2018 season of shows, written and directed by Hershey Felder, NATHAN GUNN, FLYING SOLO.... (more...)
The Women in Comedy Festival to Give Rita Rudner 2017 Award for Excellence at the Historic Wilbur Theater The Women in Comedy Festival to Give Rita Rudner 2017 Award for Excellence at the Historic Wilbur Theater
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2017

The Women in Comedy Festival is pleased to announce that Rita Rudner will be the  2017 recipient of the 2017 Award for Excellence on Saturday, April 22nd. Founded in 2014, The WICF Award is presented annually to a professional in the comedy field who has made a significant contribution to the advanc... (more...)
Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Phoenix You Might Have Missed 3/31 - Norm Lewis at the Annaberg and More! Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Phoenix You Might Have Missed 3/31 - Norm Lewis at the Annaberg and More!
by BWW News Desk - March 31, 2017

Check out the top stories from Phoenix you might have missed this week and more! Top Stories From Phoenix You Might Have Missed 3/31 - Norm Lewis at the Annaberg and More!... (more...)
Lisann Valentin's Sophomore Film EUROPEANY to Premiere at the Women In Comedy Festival Lisann Valentin's Sophomore Film EUROPEANY to Premiere at the Women In Comedy Festival
by BWW News Desk - March 31, 2017

Actor and writer Lisann Valentin's second short film, 'Europeany,' will premiere at the 8th Annual Women In Comedy Festival in Cambridge, Massachusetts. No stranger to dramatic film and TV, this is the actor's first time venturing into comedy as a writer.... (more...)
Naked Beneath My Clothes!  Funny Lady Rita Rudner Returns To The McCallum Naked Beneath My Clothes! Funny Lady Rita Rudner Returns To The McCallum
by David Green - March 28, 2017

The McCallum Theatre welcomes the return of Rita Rudner on Friday, April 7, at 8:00pm. Known for her thought provoking one-liners and her observations on everyday life, Rita keeps it real talking about the things that amuse her.  A house-filling favorite in Las Vegas since she opened as one of the h... (more...)
Laguna Playhouse to Honor Local Art Heroes Suzanne & James Mellor at 2017 Gala Laguna Playhouse to Honor Local Art Heroes Suzanne & James Mellor at 2017 Gala
by BWW News Desk - March 22, 2017

On Saturday, April 29, 2017 Laguna Playhouse will host its annual Gala at the Island Hotel in Newport Beach honoring longtime supporters of Laguna Playhouse and the arts, Suzanne and James Mellor.... (more...)
Laguna Playhouse Youth Theatre presents THE WIZARD OF OZ Laguna Playhouse Youth Theatre presents THE WIZARD OF OZ
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

The Wizard of Oz is coming to Laguna Beach!  Take this classic musical journey with Dorothy Gale from Kansas through the Haunted Forest to Emerald City with her friends the Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion and of course, Toto too! The Wicked Witch from the West threatens to hurt Dorothy and her Friends as t... (more...)
HAIRSPRAY and More Slated for Laguna Playhouse's 2017-18 Season HAIRSPRAY and More Slated for Laguna Playhouse's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2017

Laguna Playhouse has announced its 2017-2018 season of shows.... (more...)






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