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BWW Review:  A Beautiful 'BUTTERFLY' Alights in St. Louis BWW Review: A Beautiful 'BUTTERFLY' Alights in St. Louis
by Steve Callahan - May 24, 2017

(Thus review first appeared on KDHX, St. Louis.) The wonderful Opera Theater of St. Louis has opened its forty-second season with a deeply satisfying production of Giacomo Puccini's 'Madam Butterfly'. Opera Theatre has grown to be among the world's first rank of opera producers. Audiences and r... (more...)
BWW Interview: Manuel Ruiz & Valeria Llaneza Talk FALLING ANGEL at Skirball Center for the Performing Arts BWW Interview: Manuel Ruiz & Valeria Llaneza Talk FALLING ANGEL at Skirball Center for the Performing Arts
by Felicitas de la Fare - May 23, 2017

Falling Angel is an original ballet piece that tells the story of world renowned Russian ballet dancer Andrei Vassiliev. Andrei interprets his journey through life with beautiful classical ballet interspersed with original, contemporary movement and production elements.... (more...)
Photo Coverage: Inside Off-Broadway's Biggest Night with the Obie Award Winners! Photo Coverage: Inside Off-Broadway's Biggest Night with the Obie Award Winners!
by Jessica Fallon Gordon - May 23, 2017

The American Theatre Wing (Heather Hitchens, President) and The Village Voice (Peter Barbey, Owner) just presented the 62nd Annual Obie Awards®. Jennifer Kidwell & Scott R. Sheppard's Underground Railroad Game, produced by Ars Nova, and J.T. Roger's Oslo, produced by Lincoln Center Theater, shared t... (more...)
Photo Coverage: Josh Young, Christina Bianco & More Celebrate BROADWAY BY THE YEAR: 1997-2006 Photo Coverage: Josh Young, Christina Bianco & More Celebrate BROADWAY BY THE YEAR: 1997-2006
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 23, 2017

Tony Award nominee Josh Young (Jesus Christ Superstar), Drama Desk Award nominees Christina Bianco and Farah Alvin, Brian Charles Rooney (The Threepenny Opera), Maxine Linehan, Jeremy Benton and the Broadway by the Year Chorus appeared at Town Hall's Broadway by the Year Series last night, May 22, f... (more...)
Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the 62nd Annual Obie Awards! Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the 62nd Annual Obie Awards!
by Jessica Fallon Gordon - May 23, 2017

The American Theatre Wing (Heather Hitchens, President) and The Village Voice (Peter Barbey, Owner) just presented the 62nd Annual Obie Awards®. Jennifer Kidwell & Scott R. Sheppard's Underground Railroad Game, produced by Ars Nova, and J.T. Roger's Oslo, produced by Lincoln Center Theater, shared t... (more...)
Photo Coverage: Paul Byrom Kicks off SUMMER FROM DUBLIN Tour at Rory Dolan's Photo Coverage: Paul Byrom Kicks off SUMMER FROM DUBLIN Tour at Rory Dolan's
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 23, 2017

Last night at Rory Dolan's in Yonkers, NY Tenor Paul Byrom performed and Broadwayworld.com was there to capture the event. One of Ireland's premier tenors, Paul Byrom, will perform at Rory Dolan's on Sunday, May 21 as part of his 12-city "Summer from Dublin" tour.... (more...)
Photo Flash: HATCHED Brings New Work to 54 Below for Fourth Year in a Row Photo Flash: HATCHED Brings New Work to 54 Below for Fourth Year in a Row
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

For those craving a night of innovative and off-beat musical theater with no shortage of drinks and a lively crowd, Pace University and Ryan Scott Oliver presented an evening of songs from hot, new musicals - all written, performed and directed by freshmen from Pace University's BFA Musical Theater ... (more...)
Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for MTC's Spring Gala! Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for MTC's Spring Gala!
by Jennifer Broski - May 23, 2017

Just last night, Manhattan Theatre Club presented its annual Spring Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street (110 East 42nd Street) honoring Matthew C. Blank, Chairman of Showtime Networks Inc. This year's Gala was hosted by Emmy and Tony Award winner Mandy Patinkin and featured performances by many of the most... (more...)
Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the Lilly Awards! Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the Lilly Awards!
by Walter McBride - May 23, 2017

Just last night, the 8th Annual Lilly Awards Ceremony, which celebrates women of distinction in the American Theater, honored Julie Taymor, Denee Benton, Micki Grant,Toni-Leslie James, Mandy Greenfield, Madison Ferris, and Beanie Feldstein. Stephen Schwartz was this year's Miss Lilly.... (more...)
Photo Coverage: In Rehearsal for ATTACK OF THE ELVIS IMPERSONATORS! Photo Coverage: In Rehearsal for ATTACK OF THE ELVIS IMPERSONATORS!
by Walter McBride - May 23, 2017

Attack of the Elvis Impersonators, the new musical that will unleash your inner hound dog, with book, music and lyrics by Lory Lazarus. Directed by Broadway veteran Don Stephenson, with choreography by Melissa Zaremba, and music direction, arrangements and orchestrations by Benjamin Rauhala, perform... (more...)
Photo Coverage: Broadway Celebrates Women in Theatre at the 8th Annual Lilly Awards Photo Coverage: Broadway Celebrates Women in Theatre at the 8th Annual Lilly Awards
by Walter McBride - May 23, 2017

Just last night, the 8th Annual Lilly Awards Ceremony, which celebrates women of distinction in the American Theater, honored Julie Taymor, Denee Benton, Micki Grant,Toni-Leslie James, Mandy Greenfield, Madison Ferris, and Beanie Feldstein. Stephen Schwartz was this year's Miss Lilly.... (more...)
Photo Flash: Nominees Announced for 2017 Broadway Global Producer of the Year Photo Flash: Nominees Announced for 2017 Broadway Global Producer of the Year
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Broadway Global has announced the nominees for the 2017 Producer of the Year. The 2016 winners, Cathy Rigby McCoy & Tom McCoy, the first woman and first couple ever chosen as Producers of the Year (we couldn't honor one, without the other). Cathy & Tom, chosen unanimously by the Board of Directors, ... (more...)
Photo Flash: Neil Patrick Harris, Tituss Burgess, Emmy Rossum and More at the 4th Annual Vulture Festival Photo Flash: Neil Patrick Harris, Tituss Burgess, Emmy Rossum and More at the 4th Annual Vulture Festival
by TV News Desk - May 23, 2017

Last weekend marked the 4th Annual Vulture Festival, which took place at Milk Studios in New York City on Saturday, May 20 and Sunday, May 21. BroadwayWorld has photos from the event below!... (more...)
Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for New Musical SWEETEE, Beginning Tonight Off-Broadway Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for New Musical SWEETEE, Beginning Tonight Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Sweetee, new American musical, begins a strictly limited engagement at the Ford Foundation Studio Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues) tonight, May 23, for a run through June 18, with opening night on June 1. BroadwayWorld has a sneak pe... (more...)
Photo Flash: Go Inside Rehearsal for NAPOLI, BROOKLYN Off-Broadway Photo Flash: Go Inside Rehearsal for NAPOLI, BROOKLYN Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company will present Meghan Kennedy's (Too Much, Too Much, Too Many) new play Napoli, Brooklyn, commissioned by Roundabout, directed by Gordon Edelstein. Napoli, Brooklyn will begin preview performances on June 9 and opens officially on June 27 at the Laura Pels Theatre at the Har... (more...)
Photo Flash: Lynn Nottage Poses with Fellow 2017 Pulitzer Prize Recipients Photo Flash: Lynn Nottage Poses with Fellow 2017 Pulitzer Prize Recipients
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Columbia University hosted the 101st Pulitzer Prize ceremony yesterday, May 22nd, at Low Library. The 2017 winners included Jo Becker (The New York Times), incoming Pulitzer Board Chair Eugene Robinson (The Washington Post), President Lee C. Bollinger, Hilton Als (The New Yorker, Columbia professor)... (more...)
Photo Coverage: Andrea Burns, Cady Huffman, Christine Pedi and More Take the Stage in Project Shaw's PRESS CUTTINGS Photo Coverage: Andrea Burns, Cady Huffman, Christine Pedi and More Take the Stage in Project Shaw's PRESS CUTTINGS
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 23, 2017

Gingold Theatrical Group's Project Shaw, under the leadership of Artistic Director David Staller, continued its 12th Season with its 123rd concert presentation, Shaw's two one-act comedies Press Cuttings and Dark Lady of the Sonnets, last night, May 22, at Symphony Space's Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theat... (more...)
Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for (mostly)musicals' IN DREAMS Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for (mostly)musicals' IN DREAMS
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

(mostly)musicals returned to the E Spot Lounge last night at for its 23nd edition, *in dreams*!... (more...)
Photo Coverage: Backstage with Christina Bianco, Stephanie D'Abruzzo,  Josh Young and More at BROADWAY BY THE YEAR Photo Coverage: Backstage with Christina Bianco, Stephanie D'Abruzzo, Josh Young and More at BROADWAY BY THE YEAR
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 23, 2017

Tony Award nominees Stephanie D'Abruzzo and Josh Young (Jesus Christ Superstar), Drama Desk Award nominees Christina Bianco and Farah Alvin, Brian Charles Rooney (The Threepenny Opera), Maxine Linehan, Jeremy Benton and the Broadway by the Year Chorus appeared at Town Hall's Broadway by the Year Ser... (more...)
Photo Coverage: Lisa Lampanelli, Dominic Chianese & Others Featured At Friars Club's BELLA NOTTE Photo Coverage: Lisa Lampanelli, Dominic Chianese & Others Featured At Friars Club's BELLA NOTTE
by Stephen Sorokoff - May 23, 2017

The Friars Club's entertainment bench possesses an unbelievable amount of talent and they are called upon to perform at the club's unique in-house weekly dinner/shows.  Luckily, performers who were not famous when they first joined the club are generous with sharing their talents at these events aft... (more...)
Photo Coverage: Inside King Avenue Players' MISCAST CABARET Photo Coverage: Inside King Avenue Players' MISCAST CABARET
by Jerri Shafer - May 23, 2017

On Saturday, May 20th, King Avenue Players' presented their first MisCast Cabaret.  Hosted by Sunny 95's Trisha Moore, the audience was treated with actors singing actresses' showstoppers, young women filling old men's roles and seniors playing ingenues. For more information on how you can donate to... (more...)
Photo Flash: RENT Continues to Rock the Gateway in Bellport Village Photo Flash: RENT Continues to Rock the Gateway in Bellport Village
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

RENT, Jonathan Larson's famed rock opera that changed the course of a generation, is open at The Gateway in Bellport Village and runs through June 3.... (more...)
Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for THE SECOND COMING OF KLAUS KINSKI at Hollywood Fringe Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for THE SECOND COMING OF KLAUS KINSKI at Hollywood Fringe
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Klaus Kinski is one of the most celebrated and controversial actors in the history of world cinema. The reckless abandon with which he approached both life and art left him tortured, demonized and worshiped.... (more...)
Photo Flash: Share Presents 64th Annual Boomtown Gala LET'S DANCE Photo Flash: Share Presents 64th Annual Boomtown Gala LET'S DANCE
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

SHARE, INC., the 64 year-old philanthropic organization dedicated to raising funds for developmentally disabled, abused and neglected children as well as medical research, hosted its annual Boomtown gala, "Let's Dance" on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at The Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills.... (more...)
Photo Flash: Akvavit Theatre Presents the U.S. Premiere of HITLER ON THE ROOF Photo Flash: Akvavit Theatre Presents the U.S. Premiere of HITLER ON THE ROOF
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Chicago's Akvavit Theatre is pleased to present the U.S. premiere of Rhea Leman's wild black comedy HITLER ON THE ROOF, a play for two clowns starring Amy Gorelow and Jay Torrence.... (more...)