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Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Charlotte Awards; BE A LION Leads as Best Musical! Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Charlotte Awards; BE A LION Leads as Best Musical!
by BWW News Desk on November 24, 2017 in Charlotte

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/24 - EVITA, ANNIE, AIDA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/24 - EVITA, ANNIE, AIDA, and More!
by BWW Special on November 24, 2017 in Charlotte

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 ... (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Nov. 19 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Nov. 19
by Audition Roundup on November 19, 2017 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, November 19, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Nov. 19 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Nov. 19
by Audition Roundup on November 19, 2017 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, November 19, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse to Present THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER! Flat Rock Playhouse to Present THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER!
by BWW News Desk on November 17, 2017 in Charlotte

The holiday season, with the glow of candles and lights, gathering of families, and sense of spirit and cheer, is not always as picture perfect as the books and movies describe. Sometimes the family dog eats the apple pie, the siblings squabble and knock mom's favorite ornament off the tree, and the Baby Jesus in the church Christmas Pageant ironically screams through the entire song, Silent Night. (more...)
Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Charlotte Awards; BE A LION at BNS Leads as Best Musical! Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Charlotte Awards; BE A LION at BNS Leads as Best Musical!
by BWW News Desk on November 17, 2017 in Charlotte

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/17 - MARGARITAVILLE, LES MIS, WAITRESS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/17 - MARGARITAVILLE, LES MIS, WAITRESS and More!
by BWW Special on November 17, 2017 in Charlotte

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 BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and more! (more...)
UNCSA Launches Graduate Program in Production and Project Management UNCSA Launches Graduate Program in Production and Project Management
by BWW News Desk on November 16, 2017 in Charlotte

The top-ranked School of Design and Production (D&P) at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) announces a new three-year graduate program in Production and Project Management (PPM) to begin enrollment for Fall 2018. (more...)
Davidson Community Players to Present THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK Davidson Community Players to Present THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK
by BWW News Desk on November 15, 2017 in Charlotte

Davidson Community Players will present The Diary of Anne Frank by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett at the Armour Street Theatre, running February 15 - March 4, 2018. (more...)
BWW Review: Actor's Theatre Stages a Superior HAND TO GOD – In Hilarious Spurts BWW Review: Actor's Theatre Stages a Superior HAND TO GOD – In Hilarious Spurts
by Perry Tannenbaum on November 13, 2017 in Charlotte

In many ways, the deglamorized Actor's Theatre production of HAND TO GOD works better than the Broadway version. (more...)
Voting Now Open For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Charlotte Awards! Voting Now Open For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Charlotte Awards!
by BWW News Desk on November 13, 2017 in Charlotte

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)
BWW Review: Subversive Energy Still Ignites FAHRENHEIT 451 BWW Review: Subversive Energy Still Ignites FAHRENHEIT 451
by Perry Tannenbaum on November 10, 2017 in Charlotte

Forget about Charlottesville and think about Charlotte when you go to see Three Bone Theatre's high-combustion revival of Ray Bradbury's FAHRENHEIT 451. (more...)
Norvell Box Office Opens For ANNE OF GREEN GABLES Norvell Box Office Opens For ANNE OF GREEN GABLES
by BWW News Desk on November 10, 2017 in Charlotte

Piedmont Players Theatre (PPT) announces Youth Cast for Anne of Green Gables. From the novel by L.M Montgomery. Adapted by Peter DeLaurier. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/10 - BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/10 - BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and More!
by BWW Special on November 10, 2017 in Charlotte

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 BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and more! (more...)
Get Practicing! SCHOOL OF ROCK Hosting Open Call Auditions in Charlotte Get Practicing! SCHOOL OF ROCK Hosting Open Call Auditions in Charlotte
by BWW News Desk on November 09, 2017 in Charlotte

The Broadway and touring companies for the hit musical School of Rock are hitting the road looking for new talent! The show will hold an Open Call audition in Charlotte, December 9 at Spirit Square (345 N. College Street). Sign in will run from 10am 1pm. (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse presents A FLAT ROCK PLAYHOUSE CHRISTMAS Flat Rock Playhouse presents A FLAT ROCK PLAYHOUSE CHRISTMAS
by BWW News Desk on November 03, 2017 in Charlotte

It's that time of year, when the Playhouse d cor hangs quite full of cheer and onstage music, dancing, Christmas-time romancing brings classic songs to mind, love and hope combine, in a Flat Rock holiday revue! That's right, folks! Tis' the season for frosted windowpanes, candy canes, sleigh rides and chestnuts roasting on an open fire holiday traditions made extra special by experiencing them with loved ones! But before the calendar is full with the fun and festivities of the season, add a NEW holiday tradition to this year's Christmas schedule, A Flat Rock Playhouse Christmas! In an original revue with holiday favorites for the whole family, Flat Rock Playhouse brings the spirit and magic of Christmas to life onstage Vagabond style! A Flat Rock Playhouse Christmas will run November 25th through December 22nd on the Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. (more...)
BWW Review: Miller's CRUCIBLE Roars Its Power at CP BWW Review: Miller's CRUCIBLE Roars Its Power at CP
by Perry Tannenbaum on November 04, 2017 in Charlotte

Arthur Miller still has a message for post-2016 America in THE CRUCIBLE, and CPCC tre iTheatre s serving it up hot. (more...)
Whimsical Modern Fairy Tale From Acclaimed Playwright to Open ACA's 6th Milestone Season Whimsical Modern Fairy Tale From Acclaimed Playwright to Open ACA's 6th Milestone Season
by BWW News Desk on November 02, 2017 in Charlotte

Asheville Creative Arts (ACA), Asheville's professional children's theatre announces the first production of its 6th Season, FAILURE: A LOVE STORY, a whimsical modern fairytale with direction by Abby Felder and Eva von Schweinitz, and musical direction and arranging by Gina Stewart and Brenda Gambill of Jonesalee. (more...)
A Cappella Show GOBSMACKED! to Kick Off North American Tour in Detroit This Fall A Cappella Show GOBSMACKED! to Kick Off North American Tour in Detroit This Fall
by BWW News Desk on November 03, 2017 in Charlotte

Nic Doodson, producer and creator of GOBSMACKED!, has announced that the sensational, next-generation a cappella show, GOBSMACKED!, will begin its first U.S. tour set to play 120 performances throughout North America. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/02 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/02 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More!
by BWW Special on November 03, 2017 in Charlotte

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 THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More! (more...)
BWW Review: Little Discoveries Yield Big Laughs in THE SNOWY DAY BWW Review: Little Discoveries Yield Big Laughs in THE SNOWY DAY
by Perry Tannenbaum on November 01, 2017 in Charlotte

Children's Theatre balls up four Ezra Jack Keats kids' books into a fast, fun-filled and funny 44 minutes with THE SNOWY DAY AND OTHER STORIES. (more...)
BWW Review: Soot of Sodom Chases the Joads in THE GRAPES OF WRATH BWW Review: Soot of Sodom Chases the Joads in THE GRAPES OF WRATH
by Perry Tannenbaum on November 01, 2017 in Charlotte

After 27 years in the wilderness, Frank Galati's award-winning stage adaptation of Steinbeck's GRAPES OF WRATH finally arrives - powerfully - in Charlotte (more...)
Norvell Box Office Opens For ANNE OF GREEN GABLES Norvell Box Office Opens For ANNE OF GREEN GABLES
by BWW News Desk on October 30, 2017 in Charlotte

Piedmont Players Theatre (PPT) announces Youth Cast for Anne of Green Gables. From the novel by L.M Montgomery. Adapted by Peter DeLaurier. (more...)
Piedmont Players Theatre Announces Cast Of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS Piedmont Players Theatre Announces Cast Of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
by BWW News Desk on October 30, 2017 in Charlotte

Piedmont Players Theatre (PPT) announces Youth Cast of A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS, by Charles M. Schulz (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/27 - BRIGHT STAR, RAGTIME, FUN HOME, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/27 - BRIGHT STAR, RAGTIME, FUN HOME, and More!
by BWW Special on October 27, 2017 in Charlotte

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 BRIGHT STAR, RAGTIME, FUN HOME, and More! (more...)