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Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 22 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 22
by Audition Roundup on April 22, 2018 in Cleveland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 22, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 22 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 22
by Audition Roundup on April 22, 2018 in Cleveland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 22, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Review: CPH's THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE is F-U-N! BWW Review: CPH's THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE is F-U-N!
by Roy Berko on April 21, 2018 in Cleveland

???????How would you do if asked to spell: 'syzygy,' 'capybara,' 'cystitis,' 'pandemonium,' and 'qaymaqam?' How about 'crepuscule?' (more...)
InCuya Music Festival Announces Lineup For Annual Cleveland Music Festival InCuya Music Festival Announces Lineup For Annual Cleveland Music Festival
by BWW News Desk on April 21, 2018 in Cleveland

AEG Presents and The Cleveland Concert Company, in partnership with Destination Cleveland, The City of Cleveland and The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, announced the line-up for The Incuya Music Festival today. The annual music festival will take place in downtown Cleveland August 25-26, 2018 and feature musical performances on multiple stages. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 4/20/2018 Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 4/20/2018
by BWW on April 20, 2018 in Cleveland

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/20/2018 for Cleveland (more...)
Clague Playhouse Announces 2nd Annual Barnstormers: Workshop For Aspiring Young Playwrights Clague Playhouse Announces 2nd Annual Barnstormers: Workshop For Aspiring Young Playwrights
by BWW News Desk on April 19, 2018 in Cleveland

A two-week, hands on workshop where students collaborate with each other and professionals in the fields of Creative Writing and Dramatic Arts to create, produce, and ultimately perform original one-act plays for a live audience on the Clague Playhouse stage on Friday, June 29 and Saturday, June 30. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/20 - BRIGHT STAR, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/20 - BRIGHT STAR, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More!
by BWW Special on April 20, 2018 in Cleveland

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, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More! (more...)
VIDEO: Ali Stroker And More Lead Cleveland Playhouse's THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE VIDEO: Ali Stroker And More Lead Cleveland Playhouse's THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
by BroadwayWorld TV on April 18, 2018 in Cleveland

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Cleveland Play House's high-spirited, interactive musical comedy The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Check out the cast in action in the video below! (more...)
Photo Flash: Ali Stroker in Cleveland Playhouse's THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE Photo Flash: Ali Stroker in Cleveland Playhouse's THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
by BWW News Desk on April 18, 2018 in Cleveland

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Cleveland Play House's high-spirited, interactive musical comedy The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. (more...)
Cleveland Play House Announces 2018 Roe Green Award Winners Cleveland Play House Announces 2018 Roe Green Award Winners
by BWW News Desk on April 17, 2018 in Cleveland

Cleveland Play House (CPH) is proud to name Nick Gandiello and Chelsea Marcantel as the recipients of the 2018 Roe Green Award, in conjunction with the 7th Annual New Ground Theatre Festival (NGTF). Each year, the Roe Green Award is given for outstanding achievement in playwriting.  Mr. Gandiello's play Cicada will be presented in a reading on Sunday, May 13th at 7:30 p.m., and Ms. Marcantel's production of Tiny Houses will be offered on Saturday May 19th at 2:00 p.m. As previously announced, Tiny Houses will have a full production run in the Outcalt Theatre March 23rd -April 14th, 2019 as part of the 2018-2019 CPH Season.  CPH Artistic Director, Laura Kepley, will direct both presentations of Marcantel's play. (more...)
Baldwin Wallace University and Playhouse Square Join Forces to present TICK, TICK…BOOM Baldwin Wallace University and Playhouse Square Join Forces to present TICK, TICK…BOOM
by BWW News Desk on April 17, 2018 in Cleveland

For their 11th annual collaboration, Playhouse Square and Baldwin Wallace University will join to present tick, tick… BOOM! in Playhouse Square's Helen Rosenfeld Lewis Bialosky Lab Theatre. Performances will be held Friday, April 27, through Sunday, April 29. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 15 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 15
by Audition Roundup on April 15, 2018 in Cleveland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 15, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 15 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 15
by Audition Roundup on April 15, 2018 in Cleveland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 15, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
5th Annual Station Hope Celebration Features 250 Artists Performing Social Justice-inspired Works 5th Annual Station Hope Celebration Features 250 Artists Performing Social Justice-inspired Works
by BWW News Desk on April 13, 2018 in Cleveland

Cleveland Public Theatre (CPT) is proud to announce CPT's fifth annual Station Hope event on Saturday, May 5, from 6:30 - 10:00pm on the grounds of St. John's Episcopal Church, 2600 Church Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio. Station Hope is a jubilant community event celebrating Cleveland's social justice heritage and exploring contemporary struggles for freedom and equity. Engage with over 250 artists and 50+ community and professional arts & culture organizations from across Northeast Ohio as they envision, interrogate, and seek out hope on the grounds of Cleveland's first authenticated Underground Railroad site, St. John's Episcopal Church. Audiences explore the historic properties while viewing works of theatre, music, storytelling, and dance inspired by the most important issues of our time. Station Hope is free, family-friendly, and open to all. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/12 - LOVE NEVER DIES, FINDING NEVERLAND, FUN HOME, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/12 - LOVE NEVER DIES, FINDING NEVERLAND, FUN HOME, and More!
by BWW Special on April 13, 2018 in Cleveland

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 LOVE NEVER DIES, FINDING NEVERLAND, FUN HOME, and More! (more...)
Disney's ALADDIN Opens May 2 Disney's ALADDIN Opens May 2
by BWW News Desk on April 12, 2018 in Cleveland

???????Casting has been announced for the Cleveland engagement of Disney's Aladdin.  The hit Broadway musical will begin performances in Cleveland at the KeyBank State Theatre as part of the KeyBank Broadway Series on Wednesday, May 2 for a limited engagement through Sunday, May 27.  (more...)
THE PROMETHEUS PROJECT To Conclude Cleveland Orchestra's Centennial Season THE PROMETHEUS PROJECT To Conclude Cleveland Orchestra's Centennial Season
by BWW News Desk on April 10, 2018 in Cleveland

???????The Cleveland Orchestra and Music Director Franz Welser-Most announce further details of the The Prometheus Project festival. The festival will take place May 10-13 and May 17-19 at Severance Hall and is dedicated to the exploration of the music of Ludwig van Beethoven. Franz Welser-Most offers a renewed interpretation and perspective on these groundbreaking works, rooted in a studied understanding of the composer's philosophy of politics and art. Following the Cleveland performances, The Prometheus Project will be presented on tour, May 24-28 at Vienna's Musikverein and June 2, 3, 5, 6, and 7 at Tokyo's Suntory Hall. A complete calendar listing of Cleveland, Vienna, and Tokyo dates can be found at the end of this release. (more...)
MYSTIC INDIA: THE WORLD TOUR Comes to Playhouse Square MYSTIC INDIA: THE WORLD TOUR Comes to Playhouse Square
by BWW News Desk on April 09, 2018 in Cleveland

MYSTIC INDIA: THE WORLD TOUR…April 14 at 7:30 pm; KeyBank State Theatre.  (more...)
Breaking: COME FROM AWAY Tour Will Launch from Seattle in October; Full Schedule Announced! Breaking: COME FROM AWAY Tour Will Launch from Seattle in October; Full Schedule Announced!
by BWW News Desk on April 10, 2018 in Cleveland

Junkyard Dog Productions announces today that the North American Tour of the Tony Award-winning smash hit Broadway musical COME FROM AWAY will launch at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre on Tuesday, October 9, 2018. The tour will go on to play more than 60 cities including Los Angeles, CA (The Ahmanson); Denver, CO (Buell Theatre); San Francisco, CA (Golden Gate Theatre); Vancouver, BC (Queen Elizabeth); Calgary, AB (Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium); Orlando, FL (Dr. Phillips Center); Cleveland, OH (Connor Palace); Ottawa, ON (National Art Centre) and many more across the United States and Canada. (more...)
Photo Flash: Cleveland's Karamu House Hosts the American Premiere of THE ADVENTURES OF THE BLACK GIRL Photo Flash: Cleveland's Karamu House Hosts the American Premiere of THE ADVENTURES OF THE BLACK GIRL
by BWW News Desk on April 09, 2018 in Cleveland

Karamu House presents the American premiere of The Adventures of The Black Girl in Her Search for God running now through April 15, 2018.  Based on the short story by George Bernard Shaw, this side-splitting comedy is written by Lisa Codrington and directed by Nina Domingue.  (more...)
The Cleveland Orchestra Announces Summers@Severance Concerts For July & August The Cleveland Orchestra Announces Summers@Severance Concerts For July & August
by BWW News Desk on April 09, 2018 in Cleveland

The Cleveland Orchestra has announced a fifth year of Summers@Severance concerts on Friday nights at Severance Hall. (more...)
BWW Review: THE ADVENTURES OF THE BLACK GIRL IN HER SEARCH FOR GOD is Less Than it Could be at Karamu BWW Review: THE ADVENTURES OF THE BLACK GIRL IN HER SEARCH FOR GOD is Less Than it Could be at Karamu
by Roy Berko on April 08, 2018 in Cleveland

George Bernard Shaw's views on religion may be summarized by his statement, 'People believe anything that amuses them, gratifies them, or promises some sort of profit.' (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 8 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 8
by Audition Roundup on April 08, 2018 in Cleveland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 8, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 8 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 8
by Audition Roundup on April 08, 2018 in Cleveland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 8, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Cleveland Play House Appoints Artistic Directing Fellow Cleveland Play House Appoints Artistic Directing Fellow
by BWW News Desk on April 06, 2018 in Cleveland

After a competitive national search, Cleveland Play House (CPH) selected Sarah Wansley to join the company for the 2018-19 season as the Artistic Directing Fellow. This Fellowship, designed to address inequities in the field, is for experienced female theatre directors with regional theatre leadership aspirations. Wansley will work alongside CPH Artistic Director Laura Kepley and Associate Artistic Director Robert Barry Fleming learning theatre management, producing methods, and administration skills. She will also direct the fall CWRU/CPH MFA production, to be announced at a later date, and the New Ground Theatre Festival production of The Wolves, in the spring of 2019. (more...)