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Renaissance Theaterworks Announces Schedule Changes to 2020-2021 Season Photo Renaissance Theaterworks Announces Schedule Changes to 2020-2021 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 05, 2020

Due to the complex challenges of COVID-19 and in keeping with recommendations from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and the CDC, Renaissance Theaterworks is making changes to their 2020-2021 season to ensure the safety of patrons, artists, and staff. ...
Video Roundup: BE MORE CHILL Fans Create Parodies About COVID-19, Quarantine, Politic Photo Video Roundup: BE MORE CHILL Fans Create Parodies About COVID-19, Quarantine, Politics, and More!
by Stephi Wild - August 01, 2020

Be More Chill fans are anything but chill, catapulting the show into cult classic status since its premiere in New Jersey in 2015. Today, we're bringing you a roundup of Be More Chill song parodies from fans all over the world! Fans have taken on the topics of COVID-19, quarantine, politics, and mor...
VIDEO: Hudson Valley Playwright Louisa Vilardi Pens Virtual Comedy Exploring Online D Photo VIDEO: Hudson Valley Playwright Louisa Vilardi Pens Virtual Comedy Exploring Online Dating During Quarantine
by BWW News Desk - July 31, 2020

While most of the theater world has gone dark, Louisa Vilardi has decided to have the lights come up on Zoom plays and writing specifically for that platform. This is her first play in a series of scripts that take place over the internet. ...
New Ohio Theatre's Ice Factory Festival Opens Tonight Photo New Ohio Theatre's Ice Factory Festival Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk - July 24, 2020

New Ohio Theatre's 27th annual Obie Award-winning Ice Factory Festival opens tonight. The festival will be live-streamed online for the first time, and will feature four new works over four weeks, July 24 - August 15, 2020....
Ojai Playwrights Conference Announces 2020 Season Featuring 15 Online Plays Photo Ojai Playwrights Conference Announces 2020 Season Featuring 15 Online Plays
by BWW News Desk - July 22, 2020

Ojai Playwrights Conference has announced a series of online, intimate artistic residencies and programs designed for 2020 circumstances, continuing for the 23rd season the work of developing new plays and providing support for diverse writers both emerging and established....
Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Presents THE SMOKING CAR by William Dean Howells Photo Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Presents THE SMOKING CAR by William Dean Howells
by BWW News Desk - July 22, 2020

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will present a free 'screened' reading of THE SMOKING CAR, a one-act play by William Dean Howells, via live stream video, with talkback to follow, on Saturday, July 25th, 2020 at 8 PM, EST....
BWW Exclusive: Johnny Ramey Reflects on BIPOC in the Arts Community Photo BWW Exclusive: Johnny Ramey Reflects on BIPOC in the Arts Community
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2020

Read a piece from actor and Juilliard graduate Johnny Ramey, who hopes to give light to being Black & Brown within our liberal artistic community....
Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, July 15- with Chris Jackson, Freestyle Love Suprem Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, July 15- with Chris Jackson, Freestyle Love Supreme, & More!
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2020

Today (July 15) in live streaming: Freestyle Love Supreme visits Backstage Live, Chris Jackson chats with The Chaos Twins, and so much more!...
Ice Factory Festival At New Ohio Theatre Goes Digital Photo Ice Factory Festival At New Ohio Theatre Goes Digital
by BWW News Desk - July 08, 2020

New Ohio Theatre has announced that the 27th annual Obie Award-winning Ice Factory Festival will be live-streamed online for the first time, and will feature four new works over four weeks, July 24 - August 15, 2020....
BWW Interview: Conrad Murray Talks NO MILK FOR THE FOXES and Working-class Representa Photo BWW Interview: Conrad Murray Talks NO MILK FOR THE FOXES and Working-class Representation
by Cindy Marcolina - July 02, 2020

Rapper, beatboxer, theatre maker, and BAC Beatboxing Academy's artistic director Conrad Murray has released No Milk For The Foxes on YouTube, his 2015 co-production with Camden People's Theatre starring himself and Paul Cree. We caught up with him to hear everything about the perception of working c...
Westchester Collaborative Theater Presents Its First-Ever Virtual Showcase Photo Westchester Collaborative Theater Presents Its First-Ever Virtual Showcase
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2020

Westchester Collaborative Theater (WCT), which is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2020, is presenting its first-ever virtual event, COVID Diaries: Notes from the Frontlines, a mix of 11 original short plays and monologues inspired by recent events, written by WCT members and featuring WCT actors...
Broadway Palm's 28th Season Featuring MAMMA MIA!, HOLIDAY INN and More On Sale Now Photo Broadway Palm's 28th Season Featuring MAMMA MIA!, HOLIDAY INN and More On Sale Now
by BWW News Desk - June 04, 2020

Broadway Palm has announced its 28th Season which includes eight main stage productions, five productions in The Off Broadway Palm, four Children's Theatre productions (TBA) and five concerts. Individual tickets are on sale now....
BWW Blog: A Day in the Life - A Look at Full Time Theatre School Before the Pandemic Photo BWW Blog: A Day in the Life - A Look at Full Time Theatre School Before the Pandemic
by Student Blogger: Olive Elzinga - June 03, 2020

In the first week it was a whirlwind of singing for voice teachers so I could be placed with the right one, running from ballet to tap classes to be put in a dance level that would make sure I didn't end up with someone who had been dancing since the age of three, an abundance of meetings about what...
Longfield Hall Presents LOCKDOWN LIVE Photo Longfield Hall Presents LOCKDOWN LIVE
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020

LONGFIELD HALL LOCKDOWN LIVE is a summer season of fortnightly online productions. In response to their venue being temporarily closed following the COVID-19 government guidelines, they are keeping their community connected and supporting artists by programming online events....
BWW Feature: At Home With Jen Houston Photo BWW Feature: At Home With Jen Houston
by Stephen Mosher - May 03, 2020

An artist in many different fields, Jen Houston has spent much of her life in New York on small venue stages. These days, she is still making art... in every room of her house. Stephen Mosher talks to the renaissance woman about life upon the wicked stage...and off....
BWW Interview: Artistic Director Yamin Choudury Talks Access and Representation at Ha Photo BWW Interview: Artistic Director Yamin Choudury Talks Access and Representation at Hackney Empire
by Jonathan Marshall - April 28, 2020

Yamin Choudury recently celebrated two years in the role of Artistic Director at Hackney Empire. In that short time, the theatre has seen an average of 83% new bookers for many productions, and youth engagement has also increased. Choudury spoke with BroadwayWorld about access, representation and di...
BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest Television Episodes of All Time - from I LOVE LUCY to Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest Television Episodes of All Time - from I LOVE LUCY to BETTER CALL SAUL
by Peter Nason - April 22, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best TV episodes from the 1950's to 2020; see if your favorites made the list!...
BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Actor and Playwright Wendy Bryan Michaels Photo BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Actor and Playwright Wendy Bryan Michaels
by Shari Barrett - April 16, 2020

This Spotlight focuses on Actor and Playwright Wendy Bryan Michaels whose comedy show, MY SISTER IS SO GAY, is now streaming on Amazon Prime, although pre-production for the next season has ground to a halt due to Covid-19....
Renaissance Theaterworks to Stream ACTUALLY by Anna Ziegler Photo Renaissance Theaterworks to Stream ACTUALLY by Anna Ziegler
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2020

Out of concern for the health and safety of our community, Renaissance Theaterworks made the difficult decision to suspend its production of ACTUALLY, by Anna Ziegler, scheduled to run March 27 a?" April 19, 2020. ...
#BWWPrompts: What Is Your Favorite Movie Musical and Why? Photo #BWWPrompts: What Is Your Favorite Movie Musical and Why?
by BWW Prompts - April 07, 2020

We want to hear from you! We're starting #BwayWorldPrompts, where each day we'll be asking our readers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram questions to spark some theater conversation....
BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST PLAYS of the Past 100 Years (1920-2020) Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST PLAYS of the Past 100 Years (1920-2020)
by Peter Nason - April 07, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the greatest theatrical works (non-musical) from 1920-2020; see if your favorites made the list!...
Renaissance Theaterworks Production Of ACTUALLY Now Streaming On Demand Photo Renaissance Theaterworks Production Of ACTUALLY Now Streaming On Demand
by BWW News Desk - April 01, 2020

Out of  concern for the health and safety of our community, Renaissance Theaterworks made the difficult decision to suspend our production of ACTUALLY, by Anna Ziegler,  scheduled to run March 27 a?' April 19, 2020....
Science Channel Announces New Series BLACK FILES DECLASSIFIED Photo Science Channel Announces New Series BLACK FILES DECLASSIFIED
by TV News Desk - April 01, 2020

 Every year, the government funds clandestine programs collectively called the black budget. But what's exactly behind these secretive missions operating around the globe? Former CIA operative Mike Baker will dig into these mysterious programs each week in BLACK FILES DECLASSIFIED, premiering Thursd...
World Premiere of ANOTHER MOTHER Will Open at Park Theatre Photo World Premiere of ANOTHER MOTHER Will Open at Park Theatre
by BWW News Desk - March 06, 2020

The world premiere of the anarchic comedy Another Mother, created by Selina Cadell and written by Justine Mitchell, will open at Park Theatre for a strictly limited season from 10 June - 11 July 2020. The production runs in Park200....
BWW Interview: Judith C. of WELCOME TO THE CANCER CAFE at The Marsh Berkeley Uses Her Photo BWW Interview: Judith C. of WELCOME TO THE CANCER CAFE at The Marsh Berkeley Uses Her Own Story to Bring Some Healing to Others
by Jim Munson - March 04, 2020

Judith C. is an inveterate health care provider, even if her methods of practice have changed dramatically after being diagnosed several years ago with Multiple Myeloma, an incurable blood cancer. Working as a PT Clinical Specialist in Chronic Pain, Judith never imagined being on the other side of t...