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Flat Rock Playhouse Granted $30K for Educational and Family Programming Flat Rock Playhouse Granted $30K for Educational and Family Programming
by BWW News Desk on August 16, 2017 in Charlotte

The Flat Rock Playhouse has been awarded a grant of $30,000 by the Community Foundation of Henderson County. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 11, 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 Chicago, Kill Local, 42nd Street, and More! (more...)
Blumenthal Performing Arts to Host Belk Theater Open Houses Blumenthal Performing Arts to Host Belk Theater Open Houses
by BWW News Desk on August 09, 2017 in Charlotte

Whether you're a longtime friend of the Blumenthal or just starting to explore our area's rich arts and culture scene, you're cordially invited to attend one of two upcoming Open Houses at Belk Theater. (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse presents The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber Flat Rock Playhouse presents The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber
by BWW News Desk on August 07, 2017 in Charlotte

The Flat Rock Playhouse 2017 season continues with the legendary music and lyrics of one of musical theater's greatest composers: Andrew Lloyd Webber. Featuring songs from Broadway sensations like Evita, Cats and The Phantom of the Opera, Music of the Night: The Songs of Andrew Lloyd Webber plays on the Mainstage August 25th - September 3rd. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 6 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 6
by Audition Roundup on August 06, 2017 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 6, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 6 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 6
by Audition Roundup on August 06, 2017 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 6, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 8/06/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 8/06/2017
by BWW on August 06, 2017 in Charlotte

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/06/2017 for Charlotte (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/4 - NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/4 - NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 04, 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 NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More! (more...)
Blumenthal Performing Arts' PNC Broadway Lights Season Sells Out; See the Encore Series! Blumenthal Performing Arts' PNC Broadway Lights Season Sells Out; See the Encore Series!
by BWW News Desk on August 02, 2017 in Charlotte

The sold out sign is now officially up for PNC Broadway Lights season tickets. Charlotte's signature Broadway series, presented by Blumenthal Performing Arts, features nine Broadway hits making their first appearance in Charlotte, including the blockbuster hit musical Hamilton. (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 August 01, 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...)
UNC School of the Arts to Present BLACK MAGIC at National Black Theatre Festival UNC School of the Arts to Present BLACK MAGIC at National Black Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk on August 01, 2017 in Charlotte

An award-winning play written by a 2017 graduate of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) will be presented Aug. 1 and 2 at the National Black Theatre Festival (NBTF) in Winston-Salem. (more...)
BWW Review:  Christian Murder Mystery, 'Bad Manners At The Dinner Table' BWW Review: Christian Murder Mystery, 'Bad Manners At The Dinner Table'
by Vickie Evans on July 31, 2017 in Charlotte

'Bad Manners At The Dinner Table' is a Christian Murder Mystery, written by Aalani Necole that is based on the principle of the Seven Deadly Sins. Performed in Charlotte, NC at the Little Rock Cultural Center. (more...)
BWW Review:  QC Summerfest Kick-Off With A Bang BWW Review: QC Summerfest Kick-Off With A Bang
by Vickie Evans on July 30, 2017 in Charlotte

QC Summerfest 2017, headlined by Flutist Althea Rene and Saxophonist Boney James, kicked-off with a bang at the Belk Theater, in Charlotte, NC. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 30 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 30
by Audition Roundup on July 30, 2017 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 30, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 7/30/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 7/30/2017
by BWW on July 30, 2017 in Charlotte

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/30/2017 for Charlotte (more...)
Three Bone Theatre Tackles Challenging Topics in the Charlotte Premiere of THE SUBMISSION Three Bone Theatre Tackles Challenging Topics in the Charlotte Premiere of THE SUBMISSION
by BWW News Desk on July 28, 2017 in Charlotte

Danny has written a complex new drama about an African-American family trying to get out of the Projects, and it has just been selected for the nation's preeminent play festival. (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse to Celebrate 80 Years with 2017 DARK NIGHT REVUE Fundraiser Flat Rock Playhouse to Celebrate 80 Years with 2017 DARK NIGHT REVUE Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk on July 27, 2017 in Charlotte

It's that time of year! The Flat Rock Playhouse will present its annual Dark Night Revue fundraiser, but! On Monday, August 14, the Supporting Players Guild of Flat Rock Playhouse will present Dark Night Revue: Around the Stage in 80 Years! (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse to Present JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT This Summer Flat Rock Playhouse to Present JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT This Summer
by BWW News Desk on July 28, 2017 in Charlotte

The Flat Rock Playhouse 2017 season will continue with one of its most beloved musicals, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.  (more...)
UNC School of the Arts to Present BLACK MAGIC at National Black Theatre Festival UNC School of the Arts to Present BLACK MAGIC at National Black Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk on July 27, 2017 in Charlotte

An award-winning play written by a 2017 graduate of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) will be presented Aug. 1 and 2 at the National Black Theatre Festival (NBTF) in Winston-Salem. (more...)
Regional Roundup 7/28: WEST SIDE STORY at the Lyric Theatre, MAMMA MIA! at The Gateway, and SOMETHING ROTTEN in Kansas City! Regional Roundup 7/28: WEST SIDE STORY at the Lyric Theatre, MAMMA MIA! at The Gateway, and SOMETHING ROTTEN in Kansas City!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 28, 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 West Side Story, Mamma Mia!, Something Rotten, and More! (more...)
Brevard Music Center Summer Festival Completes 81st Season with Thrilling Finale Weekend Brevard Music Center Summer Festival Completes 81st Season with Thrilling Finale Weekend
by BWW News Desk on July 27, 2017 in Charlotte

The 81st season of the Brevard Music Center (BMC) Summer Festival comes to its thrilling conclusion with a breathtaking finale weekend-August 3 to August 6-featuring The Best of Gilbert & Sullivan, Dvo?ak's Symphony No 8, Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5, and Verdi's 'Requiem.' (more...)
Music on the Rock Continues with MOTOWN! Music on the Rock Continues with MOTOWN!
by BWW News Desk on July 25, 2017 in Charlotte

The Flat Rock Playhouse Music on the Rock Series continues with the sounds of the 60s and 70s straight from Motor City! Fulfill all of your musical Temptations with the top tunes from Motown artists including The Supremes, Stevie Wonder, Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye and more! Running August 3rd - 13th at the Playhouse Downtown on Main Street in Hendersonville, NC, Music on the Rock: Motown Summer Nights promises an evening that will make you want sing along and leave you dancing in the street! (more...)
World Premiere, Electric Cello, Tony-Winning Opera and More Coming Up at Brevard Music Center World Premiere, Electric Cello, Tony-Winning Opera and More Coming Up at Brevard Music Center
by BWW News Desk on July 26, 2017 in Charlotte

The 81st season of the Brevard Music Center's (BMC) Summer Festival continues to dazzle with an extraordinary schedule of July events, highlighted by classical favorites, a magnetic performance with electric cello, a world premiere piano concerto by a Grammy Award-winning composer, a Tony Award-winning 'Broadway opera,' and Keith Lockhart's final appearances of the 2017 season. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 23 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 23
by Audition Roundup on July 23, 2017 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 23, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 7/23/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 7/23/2017
by BWW on July 23, 2017 in Charlotte

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/23/2017 for Charlotte (more...)