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BWW Review:  Hyper-realistic must see “On the Grill” compels at Dobama BWW Review: Hyper-realistic must see “On the Grill” compels at Dobama
by Roy Berko on June 24, 2018 in Cleveland

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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More!
by BWW Special on June 22, 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 IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More! (more...)
The 'Mother' Of All Musicals GYPSY Comes to Beck Center The 'Mother' Of All Musicals GYPSY Comes to Beck Center
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Cleveland

Beck Center for the Arts proudly presents Gypsy July 6 through August 12, 2018 on the Mackey Theater main stage. Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are now on sale. Buy early and save with promo code: MAMA to receive $5 off each adult/senior ticket purchased by July 5. Gypsy may not be appropriate for young audiences. (more...)
The Cleveland Orchestra And Ideastream Partner With Great Performances On New National Co-Production The Cleveland Orchestra And Ideastream Partner With Great Performances On New National Co-Production
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Cleveland

On Saturday, September 29, 2018 at Severance Hall, America's preeminent performing arts television series Great Performances in association with ideastream will record The Cleveland Orchestra's 100th Anniversary Gala Concert for an exclusive U.S. television broadcast on PBS slated for 2019. The broadcast is a co-production of The Cleveland Orchestra, ideastream, and THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 6/20/2018 Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 6/20/2018
by BWW on June 20, 2018 in Cleveland

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/20/2018 for Cleveland (more...)
BWW Review: Homecoming, Renovations and LETTERS FROM ZORA at Karamu BWW Review: Homecoming, Renovations and LETTERS FROM ZORA at Karamu
by Roy Berko on June 20, 2018 in Cleveland

In September of 2015, when Tony F. Sias was appointed as President and CEO of Karamu, the country's oldest African-American theatre, the organization was at its lowest point. In financial trouble, having slipped in the quality of its arts programs and seemingly rudderless, the future looked bleak. (more...)
Beck Center Announces Smart Seats Program Beck Center Announces Smart Seats Program
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2018 in Cleveland

Beck Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the adoption of the popular Smart Seats program introduced by Playhouse Square. The program offers Beck Center guests the chance to experience exceptional theater for just $10. (more...)
Cinema At The Square 2018 Series Is On Sale Now Cinema At The Square 2018 Series Is On Sale Now
by BWW News Desk on June 18, 2018 in Cleveland

The beautiful Connor Palace is jumping back in time to transport Cleveland to the Golden Era of Cinema during the 21st Annual Cinema at the Square classic film series, presented by Medical Mutual, August 2-19. Thirteen fan-favorites will screen reel-to-reel on a large non-Imax screen, featuring some of the most popular films from every generation. Movie tickets are on sale now for just $5 each! (more...)
BWW Review: Hockadoo! MEMPHIS Enjoyably Rocks Cain Park With Its Music And Poignant Message BWW Review: Hockadoo! MEMPHIS Enjoyably Rocks Cain Park With Its Music And Poignant Message
by Roy Berko on June 18, 2018 in Cleveland

The 1950s was a period of racial stress in much of the south. Lynchings, school segregation, separate lunch counters and drinking fountains, blacks to the back of the bus, laws against black and white mixing. Even separate black and white radio stations was the custom, as were black and white musical styles. Patty Page, Perry Como and 'nice music' was the white style. Rock and Roll was for blacks. (more...)
BWW Review: ANYTHING GOES Delightfully Sails at Porthouse BWW Review: ANYTHING GOES Delightfully Sails at Porthouse
by Roy Berko on June 17, 2018 in Cleveland

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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More!
by BWW Special on June 15, 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 A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
Open Position: Digital Marketing / Junior Sales Associate Open Position: Digital Marketing / Junior Sales Associate
by BWW News Desk on June 13, 2018 in Cleveland

Want to join the BroadwayWorld.com team for a great, full-time opportunity? We're seeking an eager and ambitious individual to cooperate with the site's sales and marketing team on a variety of special projects. (more...)
VIDEO: Catch A Sneak Peek of SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Off-Broadway VIDEO: Catch A Sneak Peek of SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Off-Broadway
by Stage Tube on June 12, 2018 in Cleveland

Smokey Joe's Cafe is grooving across the stage at The Ogunquit Playhouse (Bradford Kenney, Executive Artistic Director) through June 9 prior to the New York production. Performances at Stage 42 begin on Friday, July 6. Visit www.smokeyjoescafemusical.com for more information. (more...)
DANIEL TIGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE Comes To Playhouse Square DANIEL TIGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE Comes To Playhouse Square
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2018 in Cleveland

The grr-ific musical for little tigers and grown-ups alike is back! The hugely popular Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood LIVE!, based on the #1 PBS KIDS TV series, has delighted live audiences on stages across the country. Now, in its third year of touring, your favorite characters are hopping back on board Trolley and coming to Cleveland with DANIEL TIGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE: KING FOR A DAY! (more...)
Andrea Goss and Matt Bogart To Lead Out of Town Premiere of Revised JANE EYRE Andrea Goss and Matt Bogart To Lead Out of Town Premiere of Revised JANE EYRE
by BWW News Desk on June 07, 2018 in Cleveland

Cleveland Musical Theatre (CMT) announced today its full cast & creative team for the theatre's revised world premiere of Jane Eyre, August 31 - September 9. (more...)
FROZEN Brings the Storm to Playhouse Square in 2020 FROZEN Brings the Storm to Playhouse Square in 2020
by BWW News Desk on June 06, 2018 in Cleveland

Disney's FROZEN, the Tony®-nominated Best Musical, will bring its North American tour to Cleveland as part of the 2019-2020 KeyBank Broadway Series at Playhouse Square in the summer of 2020. (more...)
Cleveland Orchestra Announces Additional Details Of 2018 Star-Spangled Spectacular Cleveland Orchestra Announces Additional Details Of 2018 Star-Spangled Spectacular
by BWW News Desk on June 04, 2018 in Cleveland

Today, The Cleveland Orchestra announced further program details for the 29th annual, free community concert in downtown Cleveland, which will take place rain or shine on Friday, July 6 at 9:00 p.m. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 3 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 3
by Audition Roundup on June 03, 2018 in Cleveland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 3, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Tickets on Sale June 15th for ROCKTOPIA At Playhouse Square Tickets on Sale June 15th for ROCKTOPIA At Playhouse Square
by BWW News Desk on June 01, 2018 in Cleveland

Direct from its smash-hit run on Broadway, the international music sensation ROCKTOPIA will kick off a tour this fall. An explosive musical concert event that fuses the most iconic 20th-century rock with world-renowned classical masterpieces, ROCKTOPIA features the works of musical innovators across centuries-including Journey, Mozart, Queen, Beethoven, Aerosmith, Handel, Led Zeppelin, Tchaikovsky, U2, Heart, Strauss, The Who and more-performed by an elite lineup of vocalists, a five-piece rock band, a thirty-person choir, and a twenty-piece orchestra. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/31 - A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/31 - A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More!
by BWW Special on June 01, 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 A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Returns To Cleveland at the Blank Canvas Theatre HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Returns To Cleveland at the Blank Canvas Theatre
by BWW News Desk on May 31, 2018 in Cleveland

Blank Canvas Theatre presents Hedwig and the Angry Inch, by John Cameron Mitchell, with music and lyrics by Stephen Trask. The production is directed by Alison Garrigan, with music direction by Bradley Wyner. (more...)
BENT Touches on Timely Themes at Beck Center BENT Touches on Timely Themes at Beck Center
by BWW News Desk on May 31, 2018 in Cleveland

???????Beck Center for the Arts proudly presents Bent June 1 through July 1, 2018 in the intimate Studio Theater. Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are now on sale. Buy early and save with promo code: TRIANGLE to receive $5 off each adult/senior ticket purchased by May 31. Bent contains adult content. (more...)
Music Director Franz Welser-Most And Pianist Lang Lang Perform Special Cleveland Orchestra 100th Anniversary Gala Music Director Franz Welser-Most And Pianist Lang Lang Perform Special Cleveland Orchestra 100th Anniversary Gala
by BWW News Desk on May 29, 2018 in Cleveland

The Cleveland Orchestra announces additional details of its annual Gala Evening at Severance Hall on Saturday, September 29, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., with Music Director Franz Welser-Most and pianist Lang Lang. This year's special 100th Anniversary Gala, a benefit event comprising a concert and dinner, is chaired by Norma Lerner; co-chair Nancy W. McCann; corporate co-chair, KeyBank Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Beth Mooney; and corporate co-chair, Cleveland Orchestra Board President Richard K. Smucker. As the Orchestra enters its Second Century, the Gala Evening provides essential funding for The Cleveland Orchestra's engaging education and community programs, which share the value and joy of music with people throughout Northeast Ohio. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 27 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 27
by Audition Roundup on May 27, 2018 in Cleveland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 27, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/25 - SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, CABARET, ON YOUR FEET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/25 - SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, CABARET, ON YOUR FEET, and More!
by BWW Special on May 25, 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 SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, CABARET, ON YOUR FEET, and More! (more...)