STEVEN WRIGHT

 

BIO: A comedian noted for his deadpan delivery, Steven Wright has built up a following, and while he has not followed many of his contemporaries into sitcom or big screen stardom, he did win an Academy Awa... (read more...)

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Paula Vogel and David Yazbek to Receive Dramatists Guild Awards for INDECENT, THE BAND'S VISIT Paula Vogel and David Yazbek to Receive Dramatists Guild Awards for INDECENT, THE BAND'S VISIT
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2017

The Dramatists Guild of America will present Paula Vogel the 2016 Hull-Warriner Award for her play Indecent and David Yazbek the 2017 Frederick Loewe Award for Dramatic Composition for his score to The Band's Visit, next Monday, October 23, 2017. The event will be held at Kava Caf in midtown Manha... (more...)
Pace School of Performing Arts to Present LYSISTRATA at 3-Legged Dog Pace School of Performing Arts to Present LYSISTRATA at 3-Legged Dog
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2017

Lysistrata is presented with a futuristic spin by the School of Performing Arts of the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences at Pace University. It was developed, and will be performed, at the 3-Legged Dog Art and Technology Center in Lower Manhattan.... (more...)
Autism-Related Panels, Exhibition, Talkbacks Set for Tectonic's UNCOMMON SENSE at The Sheen Center Autism-Related Panels, Exhibition, Talkbacks Set for Tectonic's UNCOMMON SENSE at The Sheen Center
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2017

Tectonic Theater Project and The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture have announced an array of programs to accompany the New York premiere of Uncommon Sense, written by Anushka Paris-Carter and Andy Paris and directed by Andy Paris, produced by Tectonic Theater Project under the artistic direction o... (more...)
SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Opens Next Month at Broadway By the Bay SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Opens Next Month at Broadway By the Bay
by BWW News Desk - October 03, 2017

Broadway By The Bay closes their 2017 season with the award-winning stage adaptation of one of the greatest musical comedies of all time Singin' in the Rain.... (more...)
InterAct Theatre Opens Season with World Premiere of BROKEN STONES InterAct Theatre Opens Season with World Premiere of BROKEN STONES
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2017

If you believe in a story, does that make it true? British playwright Fin Kennedy's exhilarating play, BROKEN STONES, presented by InterAct Theatre Company, is based on a true story, but based on is relative.... (more...)
NEWSIES to Carry the Banner to the Marriott Theatre Stage This October NEWSIES to Carry the Banner to the Marriott Theatre Stage This October
by BWW News Desk - September 26, 2017

From the bustling streets of New York City at the turn of the 20th century comes the Tony Award-winning new American musical, NEWSIES, making headlines at the Marriott Theatre just in time for the holidays, running October 25 through December 31 with a press opening on Wednesday, November 1 at 8 p.m... (more...)
VIDEO: Coverage From The WICKED UK & Ireland Tour Launch! VIDEO: Coverage From The WICKED UK & Ireland Tour Launch!
by BWW News Desk - September 26, 2017

Today, hit musical WICKED announced its full cast for the UK & Ireland Tour in 2018, and BroadwayWorld UK was at the launch in Bristol to catch all the action!... (more...)
Rockers Join 3rd Annual 'Bowl for Ronnie' Benefiting the Dio Cancer Fund Rockers Join 3rd Annual 'Bowl for Ronnie' Benefiting the Dio Cancer Fund
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

The third annual BOWL FOR RONNIE Celebrity Bowling Tournament, benefiting the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund (www.diocancerfund.org), will take place on Friday, October 6, 2017 at Pinz Bowling Center in Studio City, California.... (more...)
Atlantic Theater Slates 2017-18 Amplified Reading Series, Launch Writers & Tow Resident Atlantic Theater Slates 2017-18 Amplified Reading Series, Launch Writers & Tow Resident
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

Atlantic Theater Company has announced its 2017-2018 Amplified Reading Series selections, presenting six bold new plays throughout Atlantic's season with an expanded rehearsal process for more meaningful engagement with the material and the playwright.... (more...)
Dule Hill, Daniel J. Watts to Star in LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE World Premiere at People's Light Dule Hill, Daniel J. Watts to Star in LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE World Premiere at People's Light
by BWW News Desk - September 14, 2017

Fear the Walking Dead star and Philadelphia native Colman Domingo partners with nationally-acclaimed theatre-maker Patricia McGregor to co-author Lights Out: Nat 'King' Cole, a surprising and unsettling exploration of race and the American Dream. McGregor will also direct.... (more...)
San Francisco Opera Partners with Cultural Institutions for an Array of Events and Exhibitions San Francisco Opera Partners with Cultural Institutions for an Array of Events and Exhibitions
by BWW News Desk - September 14, 2017

San Francisco Opera announces educational events in connection with John Adams' Girls of the Golden West, which receives its world premiere at the War Memorial Opera House on November 21. With a libretto drawn from historical sources by director Peter Sellars, this new work from the composer of Nixo... (more...)
Photo Flash: FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE Swings into the Marble Arch Theatre Photo Flash: FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE Swings into the Marble Arch Theatre
by Roy Tan - September 13, 2017

A major new production of the Olivier Award-winning, smash-hit West End and Broadway musical Five Guys Named Moe swings into the new Marble Arch Theatre.... (more...)
Steven Wright to Bring Laughs to bergenPAC This Fall Steven Wright to Bring Laughs to bergenPAC This Fall
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2017

Steven Wright will appear on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 8 p.m. at bergenPAC.... (more...)
Marc Roberge of O.A.R., 10,000 Maniacs and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Marc Roberge of O.A.R., 10,000 Maniacs and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces an evening with Marc Roberge of O.A.R., the return of 10,000 Maniacs with four Valentine's shows over two nights and more.... (more...)
Steven Wright Brings His Comedic Ponderings to CCA 10/7 Steven Wright Brings His Comedic Ponderings to CCA 10/7
by BWW News Desk - September 07, 2017

Do you ever wonder what "the speed of dark is"? So does comedian STEVEN WRIGHT, known for his quick wit and lethargic delivery. He'll be coming to the Capitol Center for the Arts (Concord, NH) on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 8PM. The performance is presented in association with Kirschner Concerts.... (more...)
BWW Review: 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Stage Coach Theater BWW Review: 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Stage Coach Theater
by Leesa Williams - September 07, 2017

'The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee' by William Finn, based on the book by Rachel Sheinkin, and conceived by Rebecca Feldman is directed by Cheryl Blauer this month at Stage Coach Theatre. It is a heartwarming, and sometimes heartwrenching, glimpse in the unexpectedly complicated lives of a ... (more...)
FOLLIES Leads September's Top 10 New London Shows FOLLIES Leads September's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - August 31, 2017

London is never short of theatre temptations, whether West End epics or bold fringe offerings. From starry Sondheim to political plays and a new Florian Zeller, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews...... (more...)
The Mad Ones' MILES FOR MARY to Make Off-Broadway Debut This Winter The Mad Ones' MILES FOR MARY to Make Off-Broadway Debut This Winter
by BWW News Desk - August 29, 2017

After a smash run last fall, Playwrights Horizons will present MILES FOR MARY, a new play by The Mad Ones. Directed by Lila Neugebauer, MILES FOR MARY received critical acclaim during its fall 2016 run at The Bushwick Starr.... (more...)
New San Diego Symphony Festival Announced New San Diego Symphony Festival Announced
by BWW News Desk - August 23, 2017

???????In January 2018, the San Diego Symphony will hold its third annual festival and will explore the world of rhythm, sound and place through percussion in a month-long celebration entitled "It's About Time," which is curated by percussionist, conductor, author and University of California San Di... (more...)
Photo Flash: The Broadway Experience Celebrates 10th Anniversary Photo Flash: The Broadway Experience Celebrates 10th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - August 23, 2017

The Broadway Experience celebrated its 10th Anniversary season with a culminating student performance alongside Broadway professionals this past Sunday, August 20, 2017 at the James & Martha Duffy Performance Space at Mark Morris Dance Center in Brooklyn. Scroll down for photos!... (more...)
Leading Talent and Global Stars to Descend on the City for this Year's Toronto International Film Festival Leading Talent and Global Stars to Descend on the City for this Year's Toronto International Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - August 22, 2017

The Toronto International Film Festival® today revealed the hundreds of special guests and talent that will attend the Festival this September.... (more...)
Fells Point Corner Theatre Presents I HATE HAMLET at Godfrey Stage Fells Point Corner Theatre Presents I HATE HAMLET at Godfrey Stage
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2017

An up-and-coming young television star is offered every actor's dream role: playing Hamlet onstage. There's just one complication... he HATES Hamlet. With the return of John Barrymore's ghost, intoxicated and in full costume to reclaim his infamous role, the two embark on a wildly funny duel over wo... (more...)
BWW Review: DOUBLE IDEMNITY at Asolo Repertory Theatre BWW Review: DOUBLE IDEMNITY at Asolo Repertory Theatre
by Carolan Trbovich - August 15, 2017

FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training Presents Double Idemnity... (more...)
New Musical STORY OF THE CENTURY Gets Staged Reading New Musical STORY OF THE CENTURY Gets Staged Reading
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2017

Hear the rest of the story! Story of the Century, the musical that won Best of Venue at the Unicorn Levin Stage and played to three sold out houses at the 2016 KC Fringe Festival, returns as a complete two-act script and score. Be among the first to hear this full-length script-in-hand workshop stag... (more...)
Cinder Block Comedy Festival to Return with Janeane Garofalo and More Cinder Block Comedy Festival to Return with Janeane Garofalo and More
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2017

The Cinder Block Comedy Festival, presented by the Meatball Shop, returns for another year of shows throughout Williamsburg and Bushwick, Brooklyn and remains committed to showcasing a diverse lineup of talent.... (more...)






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