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Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 18 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 18
by Audition Roundup on February 18, 2018 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, February 18, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse Presents THE YOUNG IRELANDERS Flat Rock Playhouse Presents THE YOUNG IRELANDERS
by BWW News Desk on February 16, 2018 in Charlotte

Performing the best of Ireland's musical traditions with a modern twist, international sensation The Young Irelanders will whisk audiences away this coming March 3rd and 4th for three performances only at the Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. Eight young musicians, vocalists, and dancers will dazzle and inspire audiences as they bring a unique mix of tradition and contemporary style to life right before your eyes. Running one weekend only, don't miss your chance to journey with this incredibly talented music collective as they weave together a story that celebrates the heartfelt and high spirited music of Ireland. (more...)
BWW Blog: Return from Americus, Georgia BWW Blog: Return from Americus, Georgia
by Student Blogger: Micah Patt on February 15, 2018 in Charlotte

After writing my previous post, I finished a wonderful week at KCACTF! My friend and fellow freshman Kelley, as well as my lovely dance tutor Alexa made it to the final six in the Musical Theatre Initiative, which meant that they got to perform at the closing night Gala in front of all the festival attendees. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/16 - HUNCHBACK, HAMILTON, FRANKENSTEIN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/16 - HUNCHBACK, HAMILTON, FRANKENSTEIN, and More!
by BWW Special on February 16, 2018 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 HUNCHBACK, HAMILTON, FRANKENSTEIN, and More! (more...)
Rockin' Road To Dublin is Coming To Ovens Auditorium Rockin' Road To Dublin is Coming To Ovens Auditorium
by BWW News Desk on February 15, 2018 in Charlotte

Ovens Auditorium will host Irish rock and dance show 'Rockin' Road to Dublin' on Thursday, April 26 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale tomorrow at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets cost between $29 and $60 (plus applicable service charges) and are subject to change. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look At Mountain Art Theatre's TWELFTH NIGHT Photo Flash: First Look At Mountain Art Theatre's TWELFTH NIGHT
by BWW News Desk on February 13, 2018 in Charlotte

Mountain Art Theatre and The Feichter Studio present William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night directed by Dwight Chiles. February 9-18 at The Fangmeyer Theatre at the Haywood Regional Arts Theatre (HART) in Waynesville, NC. Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm. SundayMatinees at 2pm.  (more...)
Blumenthal Performing Arts New Board Of Trustees Members Blumenthal Performing Arts New Board Of Trustees Members
by BWW News Desk on February 13, 2018 in Charlotte

???????"These individuals bring a breadth of expertise and experience that we need to be effective in both running a highly complex business, and in responding to the needs of our community.  They've generously commited their time and talent to help us create the vibrant cultural scene the region needs to thrive, and to enrich the lives of each member of our community, and particularly our kids. "We also look forward to the leadership of Jeff Hay, who has been a highly effective Board member and officer for a number of years.  We are deeply grateful to outgoing Chair Kristin Hills Bradberry for her leadership, vision and service to our community." (more...)
Legendary Rock Band KANSAS Comes To Ovens Auditorium Legendary Rock Band KANSAS Comes To Ovens Auditorium
by BWW News Desk on February 12, 2018 in Charlotte

Ovens Auditorium will host KANSAS on Saturday, August 11 at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets cost between $39 and $94 (plus applicable service charges) and are subject to change. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 11 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 11
by Audition Roundup on February 11, 2018 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, February 11, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Blog: Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival BWW Blog: Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival
by Student Blogger: Micah Patt on February 10, 2018 in Charlotte

Hi everyone! I'm a little late this week on my post because on Tuesday I rode down to Americus, Georgia for KCACTF (Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival). (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/9 - DOGFIGHT, MOTOWN, WAITRESS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/9 - DOGFIGHT, MOTOWN, WAITRESS and More!
by BWW Special on February 09, 2018 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 DOGFIGHT, MOTOWN, WAITRESS and More! (more...)
Black Mountain College Presents the 8th Annual {Re}HAPPENING With Roomful Of Teeth Black Mountain College Presents the 8th Annual {Re}HAPPENING With Roomful Of Teeth
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2018 in Charlotte

Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center Presents 8th Annual {Re}HAPPENING, March 31st (3pm-10pm) at Historic Lake Eden Black Mountain College Campus. (more...)
BWW Review: People Messing With Other People Keep THE LUCKIEST PEOPLE Lively BWW Review: People Messing With Other People Keep THE LUCKIEST PEOPLE Lively
by Perry Tannenbaum on February 08, 2018 in Charlotte

A father and son have plenty to sort out in the wake of Mom's death in Meridith Friedman's THE LUCKIEST PEOPLE, while the son's gay lover wonders which of the two is behaving more childishly. (more...)
Kara Lindsay and Kevin Massey Bring A BROADWAY ROMANCE to North Carolina Kara Lindsay and Kevin Massey Bring A BROADWAY ROMANCE to North Carolina
by BWW News Desk on February 07, 2018 in Charlotte

The Black Mountain Center for the Arts is thrilled to welcome two of Broadway's biggest stars to its stage for a one-night-only concert. Kara Lindsay, star of Broadway's Newsies, Wicked, and Beautiful: The Carole King Musical will join her husband, Black Mountain native and Broadway veteran, Kevin Massey, in their original musical cabaret A Broadway Romance on Saturday March 17, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Charles D. Owen High School auditorium in Black Mountain, North Carolina. (more...)
PAW Patrol Live! THE GREAT PIRATE ADVENTURE Comes to Ovens Auditorium PAW Patrol Live! THE GREAT PIRATE ADVENTURE Comes to Ovens Auditorium
by BWW News Desk on February 07, 2018 in Charlotte

Ovens Auditorium will host PAW Patrol Live! 'The Great Pirate Adventure' from June 22 to 24 with six performances. Tickets go on sale on Friday, Feb. 16 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets cost between $21 and $127 (plus applicable service charges) and are subject to change. (more...)
Brevard Music Center Announces 2018 Summer Festival Season Brevard Music Center Announces 2018 Summer Festival Season
by BWW News Desk on February 06, 2018 in Charlotte

This summer, over a ten-week period spanning June to August, Brevard Music Center (BMC) offers more than eighty performances and events amid the scenic beauty of North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains. Led by Artistic Director Keith Lockhart, the 2018 BMC Summer Music Festival provides audiences an exceptional array of symphony, opera, chamber, pops, jazz, bluegrass, dance, and folk performances including symphonic masterpieces by Mozart, Beethoven, and Tchaikovsky; piano virtuosos Olga Kern and Conrad Tao; bluegrass legends Steep Canyon Rangers and Bela Fleck; BMC Presents artists including The Manhattan Transfer and Asheville dance troupe Terpsicorps; a season-long Festival Within a Festival celebrating the centennial of Leonard Bernstein; a Rock Violin Concerto featuring R.E.M.'s Mike Mills, and a family-friendly night at the movies with West Side Story on the big screen, accompanied by a live symphony. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 4 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 4
by Audition Roundup on February 04, 2018 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, February 4, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Photo Flash: Tryon Little Theater Presents KISS ME, KATE Photo Flash: Tryon Little Theater Presents KISS ME, KATE
by BWW News Desk on February 02, 2018 in Charlotte

"Kiss Me, Kate," Cole Porter's dazzling musical that jumbles theatre-folk backstage romances with Shakespeare, is the Tryon Little Theater's next offering, to play the Tryon Fine Arts Center February 15-18. (more...)
Comedian Gabriel 'Fluffy' Iglesias Adds Second Show at Ovens Auditorium Comedian Gabriel 'Fluffy' Iglesias Adds Second Show at Ovens Auditorium
by BWW News Desk on February 02, 2018 in Charlotte

Ovens Auditorium will host stand-up comedian Gabriel 'Fluffy' Iglesias for the One Show Fits All World Tour on Sunday, Feb. 25 at 6 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Tickets for the first show are sold out. Tickets for the second show can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets cost between $42 and $77 (plus applicable service charges) and are subject to change. (more...)
BWW Review: The Truly Innovative Dances of Charlotte Ballet's INNOVATIVE WORKS Are Mesmerizing BWW Review: The Truly Innovative Dances of Charlotte Ballet's INNOVATIVE WORKS Are Mesmerizing
by Perry Tannenbaum on February 02, 2018 in Charlotte

Sasha Janes strays too far from his comfort zone in his new piece, but CharBallet's INNOVATIVE WORKS features stunners by Robyn Mineko Williams and Myles Thatcher (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse and Studio 52 Announce SEUSSICAL Starring Scott Treadway Flat Rock Playhouse and Studio 52 Announce SEUSSICAL Starring Scott Treadway
by BWW News Desk on February 01, 2018 in Charlotte

Oh the places you'll go with beloved Dr. Seuss characters The Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant, and more in Seussical the Musical, a delightful journey imagined by Tony-winners, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty. Flat Rock Playhouse launches its Studio 52 Family Series with Seussical the Musical, running March 8th through March 25th at the Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown on Main Street in Hendersonville. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/2 - WAITRESS, LES MIS, PRISCILLA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/2 - WAITRESS, LES MIS, PRISCILLA, and More!
by BWW Special on February 02, 2018 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 LES MIS, WAITRESS, PRSCILLA, and More! (more...)
MYSTIC INDIA: The World Tour Coming To Ovens Auditorium 5/20 MYSTIC INDIA: The World Tour Coming To Ovens Auditorium 5/20
by BWW News Desk on January 31, 2018 in Charlotte

??????? Ovens Auditorium will host 'Mystic India: The World Tour' on Sunday, May 20 at 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets cost between $32 and $112 (plus applicable service charges) and are subject to change. (more...)
Blumenthal Performing Arts Gala to Honor William Ivey Long; Christine Ebersole, Andy Karl, Laura Osnes and More to Perform Blumenthal Performing Arts Gala to Honor William Ivey Long; Christine Ebersole, Andy Karl, Laura Osnes and More to Perform
by BWW News Desk on January 31, 2018 in Charlotte

???????Blumenthal Performing Arts is thrilled to announce the star-studded lineup of performers who will grace the stage of Knight Theater February 24 in a lavish and original musical tribute to Carolinas' own William Ivey Long, Tony Award winning costume designer and Broadway icon. (more...)
BWW Review:  25th Anniversary of The Pride Awards BWW Review: 25th Anniversary of The Pride Awards
by Vickie Evans on January 31, 2018 in Charlotte

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