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Piqua Chautauqua Coming to Hance Pavilion This September Piqua Chautauqua Coming to Hance Pavilion This September
by BWW News Desk on September 19, 2017 in Dayton

Last summer, a group form the Ohio Humanities Council visited Piqua to consider it as one of their Ohio Chautauqua sites for 2017.  Unfortunately, they were not selected, but they did encourage the group to develop their own Chautauqua event.  Well, give folks from Piqua a challenge and they deliver.  So a dedicated committee officially began working on Piqua Chautauqua! The dates for this event will be September 19, 20 & 21, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m. and will take place at Hance Pavilion, located in Fountain Park in Piqua. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 17 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 17
by Audition Roundup on September 17, 2017 in Dayton

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, September 17, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/15 - DREAMGIRLS, BOOK OF MORMON, And More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/15 - DREAMGIRLS, BOOK OF MORMON, And More!
by BWW Special on September 15, 2017 in Dayton

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 Dreamgirls, The Odd Couple, The Book of Mormon, and more! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/8 - FOLLIES, GYPSY, GHOST, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/8 - FOLLIES, GYPSY, GHOST, and More!
by BWW Special on September 08, 2017 in Dayton

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 FOLLIES, GYPSY, GHOST, and More! (more...)
The Human Race presents LEGENDALE, 9/7 - 10/1 The Human Race presents LEGENDALE, 9/7 - 10/1
by BWW News Desk on September 06, 2017 in Dayton

The Human Race Theatre Company (HRTC) proudly launches its 2017-2018 Eichelberger Loft Season with the American Premiere production of Legendale. Created by Andrea Daly (music and story) and Jeff Bienstock (words and story), this new musical follows a 30-year-old IT manager named Andy, whose favorite way to escape his miserable job and humdrum life is the online game Legendale. He dreams of victory in its new tournament and winning the grand prize to become "the Lord of Legendale," but is stuck competing as a lowly milkmaid. When things in the online world suddenly take a strange turn, Andy and his avatar must both discover their inner warrior. A blend of romance, adventure and virtual reality with a pop-infused score, it's an inspiring tale like no other that's sure to delight. (more...)
LEGENDALE, SEX WITH STRANGERS and More Set for The Human Race's 2017-18 Loft Season LEGENDALE, SEX WITH STRANGERS and More Set for The Human Race's 2017-18 Loft Season
by BWW News Desk on September 07, 2017 in Dayton

The Human Race Theatre Company has introduced the lineup for its 2017-2018 Eichelberger Loft Season - a five-show collection of works that are sure to entertain as the organization begins its third decade of producing high-caliber professional theatre for Miami Valley audiences. The season, featuring one new musical and four plays, begins September 7, 2017. (more...)
BWW Review:  August's Wilson's, 'Jitney' At Duke Energy Theater BWW Review: August's Wilson's, 'Jitney' At Duke Energy Theater
by Vickie Evans on September 05, 2017 in Dayton

August Wilson's Tony award-winning stage play, Jitney, takes center stage at The Blumenthal's Duke Energy Theatre, produced by Brand New Sheriff Productions. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/1 - MY FAIR LADY, PIPPIN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/1 - MY FAIR LADY, PIPPIN, and More!
by BWW Special on September 01, 2017 in Dayton

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 My Fair Lady, Pippin, and More! (more...)
Il Divo Adds Fall Dates to New North and South American Tour Il Divo Adds Fall Dates to New North and South American Tour
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2017 in Dayton

The multi-platinum group announces their next great tour, A NIGHT WITH THE BEST OF IL DIVO. Carlos Marin, Urs Buhler, David Miller and Sebastien Izambard will embark on a North and South American tour on August 30, 2017 and will make stops in nearly 20 cities including San Diego, Atlanta, Ontario, Buenos Aires and more to be announced in the coming weeks. (more...)
Piqua Chautauqua Coming to Hance Pavilion This September Piqua Chautauqua Coming to Hance Pavilion This September
by BWW News Desk on August 25, 2017 in Dayton

Last summer, a group form the Ohio Humanities Council visited Piqua to consider it as one of their Ohio Chautauqua sites for 2017.  Unfortunately, they were not selected, but they did encourage the group to develop their own Chautauqua event.  Well, give folks from Piqua a challenge and they deliver.  So a dedicated committee officially began working on Piqua Chautauqua! The dates for this event will be September 19, 20 & 21, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m. and will take place at Hance Pavilion, located in Fountain Park in Piqua. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/25 - HAMILTON, HEDWIG, SISTER ACT and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/25 - HAMILTON, HEDWIG, SISTER ACT and More!
by BWW Special on August 25, 2017 in Dayton

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 HAMILTON, SISTER ACT, HEDWIG and More! (more...)
UD, DDC & VTA Partner for UD CENTER FOR LEADERSHIP SPEAKER SERIES UD, DDC & VTA Partner for UD CENTER FOR LEADERSHIP SPEAKER SERIES
by BWW News Desk on August 23, 2017 in Dayton

Representatives from the University of Dayton Center for Leadership, Dayton Development Coalition and Victoria Theatre Association have partnered to present the UD CENTER FOR LEADERSHIP SPEAKER SERIES, sponsored by Premier Health. The inaugural series features three distinguished authors and thought leaders who inspire shared thinking and encourage life-long learning, collaboration, inclusiveness and innovation. (more...)
Ohio's Scenic Railway & Wonderland Programming Announced Ohio's Scenic Railway & Wonderland Programming Announced
by BWW News Desk on August 22, 2017 in Dayton

Tucked back in the rolling hills of Southeast Ohio Appalachia is historic Nelsonville - a town redefining itself through art, niche shopping and the historic railroad depot offering leisurely rides along the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway.   (more...)
Dare to Defy to Present SEUSSICAL and SEUSSICAL JR. Dare to Defy to Present SEUSSICAL and SEUSSICAL JR.
by BWW News Desk on August 19, 2017 in Dayton

Dare to Defy's latest production to be presented at the Victoria Theater will be Seussical: The Musical. This production is being directed by Dare to Defy founder Rebecca Norgaard. The show runsSeptember 7 at 7 PM, and September 8 and Sep 9 at 8 PM. There will be a special showing ofSeussical Jr which has all children under the age of 15! That special showing of Suessical Jr. will take place on September 9th at 2pm. Contact Ticket Center Stage at 937-228-3630 or www.ticketcenterstage.com for tickets. (more...)
Congressman Turner presents Congressional Medal to Area Students Congressman Turner presents Congressional Medal to Area Students
by BWW News Desk on August 18, 2017 in Dayton

Congressman Mike Turner (OH-10) released the following statement after presenting area students with a Congressional Medal for their dedication to service throughout their community: (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/18 - EVITA, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/18 - EVITA, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More!
by BWW Special on August 18, 2017 in Dayton

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 Evita, Something Rotten, and more! (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 Dayton

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...)
Victoria Theatre Association Reveals $23.5 Million Economic Impact at Annual Meeting Victoria Theatre Association Reveals $23.5 Million Economic Impact at Annual Meeting
by BWW News Desk on August 09, 2017 in Dayton

Victoria Theatre Association (VTA) presented its 2016-2017 Community Report at today's annual meeting, held in the Mathile Theatre at the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center. (more...)
VTA's Late Night at the Vic Features THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW VTA's Late Night at the Vic Features THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW
by BWW News Desk on August 07, 2017 in Dayton

Victoria Theatre Association's 2017 Reel Late at the Vic Films Series presents cult classic, THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW,starring Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, one night only: Aug. 26, 10:30 p.m. $6 single tickets are available for purchase at the Victoria Theatre box office on the night of the show, and $35 10-ticket passbooks are available for purchase through Ticket Center Stage, by calling 937-228-3630. (more...)
Tickets on Sale Tomorrow for Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID at VTA Tickets on Sale Tomorrow for Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID at VTA
by BWW News Desk on August 08, 2017 in Dayton

Victoria Theatre Association's Premier Health Broadway Series will present Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID, the under-the-sea spectacle swimming into the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center Aug. 8-13, 2017. Tickets for the timeless fairytale go on sale Wednesday, June 21. (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 Dayton

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...)
VTA Broadway, Family, Star Attractions and VIC150 Single Tickets on Sale 8/8 VTA Broadway, Family, Star Attractions and VIC150 Single Tickets on Sale 8/8
by BWW News Desk on August 02, 2017 in Dayton

Single tickets for the majority of Victoria Theatre Association's 2017-2018 presentations go on sale to the general public Monday, Aug. 7. (more...)
VTA Cool Films Showcases Fred Astarire and Jane Powell in ROYAL WEDDING VTA Cool Films Showcases Fred Astarire and Jane Powell in ROYAL WEDDING
by BWW News Desk on August 01, 2017 in Dayton

Victoria Theatre Association's 2017-2018 Cool Films Series,  presents triple threat - singing, acting and dancing - duo, Fred Astaire and Jane Powell in ROYAL WEDDING: Aug. 18, 7 p.m.; Aug. 19, 7 p.m.; and Aug. 20, 3 p.m.  (more...)
VTA's 'Cool Films Series' to Continue with FLIPPER and CLUE VTA's 'Cool Films Series' to Continue with FLIPPER and CLUE
by BWW News Desk on July 28, 2017 in Dayton

Victoria Theatre Association is swimming with great movies! Catch the last film of the 2017-2018 Family Flix Matinee Series, FLIPPER, Thursday, July 27 at 10 a.m. The 2017-2018 Cool Films Series continues with CLUE Today, July 28 and Saturday, July 29 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, July 30 at 3 p.m. (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 Dayton

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...)