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BWW Review: FUNNY GIRL at Candlelight Music Theatre BWW Review: FUNNY GIRL at Candlelight Music Theatre
by Greer Firestone on September 22, 2017 in Delaware

FUNNY GIRL established Barbra Streisand's career and People became her signature song. It is performed rarely so Candlelight's current production is an excellent chance to add to your musical theatre bucket list. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More!
by BWW Special on September 22, 2017 in Delaware

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 HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 9/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 9/20/2017
by BWW on September 20, 2017 in Delaware

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/20/2017 for Delaware (more...)
BWW Review: FORUM at Walnut Street Theatre BWW Review: FORUM at Walnut Street Theatre
by Greer Firestone on September 20, 2017 in Delaware

Roman playwright Plautius (251-183 BC) wrote farces entitled Pseudolus and Miles Gloriosus; coincidentally, two of the characters in the show. This ancient's inspiration became a gold mine for in 1962 for Composer/Lyricist Stephen Sondheim and authors Burt Shrevelove and Larry Gelbart of M A S H fame. The title derives from a line often used by vaudevillian comedians to begin a bit: a funny thing happened on the way to the theatre . (more...)
THE CANTERVILLE GHOST to Haunt Second Street Players This Fall THE CANTERVILLE GHOST to Haunt Second Street Players This Fall
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2017 in Delaware

Second Street Players present The Canterville Ghost adapted by Pat Cook from the short story by Oscar Wilde September 15th, 16th, and 17th as well as the 22nd, 23rd, and the 24th. (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 Delaware

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...)
VIDEO: Brian Hill and Neil Bartram Discuss The Creation Of SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES VIDEO: Brian Hill and Neil Bartram Discuss The Creation Of SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES
by BWW News Desk on September 14, 2017 in Delaware

Based on the novel of the same name by Ray Bradbury, the world premiere of SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES will run at the Delaware Theatre Company through October 8. (more...)
tick, tick...BOOM! is Coming Soon to Bootless tick, tick...BOOM! is Coming Soon to Bootless
by BWW News Desk on September 14, 2017 in Delaware

Before RENT, Jonathan Larson had another story to tell...his own. (more...)
Possum Point Players Stitch up a Storm for Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Possum Point Players Stitch up a Storm for Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by BWW News Desk on September 14, 2017 in Delaware

As Possum Point Players prepare for an October production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, sewing machines are as busy as the 44 cast members. Shows are scheduled for Oct. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15; Friday and Saturday shows are at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. (more...)
Stephen Bogardus Stars in SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES Musical Adaptation, Starting Tonight at Delaware Theatre Company Stephen Bogardus Stars in SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES Musical Adaptation, Starting Tonight at Delaware Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk on September 13, 2017 in Delaware

Delaware Theatre Company captures lightning in a bottle with the World Premiere musical adaptation of Something Wicked This Way Comes, based on the classic best-selling novel by Ray Bradbury. The spine-tingling tale of a traveling carnival that mysteriously arrives in a small town is woven on stage with music and lyrics by Neil Bartram and book by Brian Hill (Broadway: The Story of My Life). (more...)
BWW Review: LIZZIE at City-Theater BWW Review: LIZZIE at City-Theater
by Greer Firestone on September 13, 2017 in Delaware

Aisle Say would never be so trite as to suggest the goth-rock musical LIZZIE, now playing 'live' at City-Theatre is a 'killer' or 'cutting edge' or 'slays the audience'. Of course not. I am much too circumspect and erudite to cave to formulaic nonsense. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 10 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 10
by Audition Roundup on September 10, 2017 in Delaware

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, September 10, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - Riot Girls Smash the Patriarchy in LIZZIE at City Theater Company Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - Riot Girls Smash the Patriarchy in LIZZIE at City Theater Company
by BWW News Desk on September 08, 2017 in Delaware

City Theater Company drops the axe on the 24th season this September with Lizzie, a blistering rock opera based on the 19th century legend surrounding notorious accused murderess Lizzie Borden. Four women front a six-piece rock band to tell a timeless tale of murder and mayhem. Scroll down for a sneak peek! (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 Delaware

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...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 3 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 3
by Audition Roundup on September 03, 2017 in Delaware

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, September 3, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
THE CANTERVILLE GHOST to Haunt Second Street Players This Fall THE CANTERVILLE GHOST to Haunt Second Street Players This Fall
by BWW News Desk on September 01, 2017 in Delaware

Second Street Players present The Canterville Ghost adapted by Pat Cook from the short story by Oscar Wilde September 15th, 16th, and 17th as well as the 22nd, 23rd, and the 24th. (more...)
BWW Previews: FUNNY GIRL at Candlelight Music Theatre BWW Previews: FUNNY GIRL at Candlelight Music Theatre
by Greer Firestone on August 31, 2017 in Delaware

Aisle Say - your bottomless cistern of institutional theatrical memory in Delaware - cannot recall if FUNNY GIRL has ever been performed here (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 Delaware

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...)
Cast Announced, Tickets on Sale for Possum Point Players' BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Cast Announced, Tickets on Sale for Possum Point Players' BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by BWW News Desk on August 28, 2017 in Delaware

Possum Point Players have a cast of 41, and ticket sales have begun for an early fall production of 'Disney's Beauty and the Beast.' With shows scheduled for Oct. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15, Director Jim Hartzell of Georgetown said ticket purchases are already steady. (more...)
Second Street Players Seeks Directors for 2018 Season Second Street Players Seeks Directors for 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk on August 28, 2017 in Delaware

The Second Street Players are looking for directors for the 2018 season. If you are interested please submit a letter of intent to jgross@atlanticrhc.com  NO later than September 24, 2017. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 27 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 27
by Audition Roundup on August 27, 2017 in Delaware

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 27, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (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 Delaware

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...)
Arden Gild Hall Welcomes Back Justin Townes Earle; Fall Line Up Announced Arden Gild Hall Welcomes Back Justin Townes Earle; Fall Line Up Announced
by BWW News Desk on August 23, 2017 in Delaware

Arden's fall season is now jam packed, their most busy period of concerts EVER. And they have more coming for the rest of the season 2. Scroll down to see the list of upcoming events including Dar Williams book tour which includes a sure to be much discussed chapter on Wilmington, Delaware. Plus Punk Rock Flea Market comes Oct 14! (more...)
BWW Previews: FORUM commences season at Walnut Street Theatre BWW Previews: FORUM commences season at Walnut Street Theatre
by Greer Firestone on August 22, 2017 in Delaware

The Walnut Street Theatre, founded in 1809, is America's Oldest Theatre. It is also the Official State Theatre of Pennsylvania, and a National Historic Landmark. With more than 55,000 season ticket holders, the Walnut is also the most subscribed theatre company in the world! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 8/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 8/20/2017
by BWW on August 20, 2017 in Delaware

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/20/2017 for Delaware (more...)