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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...)
BROADWAY IN WILMINGTON Single Tickets Go On Sale This Tuesday BROADWAY IN WILMINGTON Single Tickets Go On Sale This Tuesday
by BWW News Desk on August 18, 2017 in Delaware

Single tickets for the 2017-2018 Broadway in Wilmington series at The Playhouse on Rodney Square will go on sale August 22 at 10:00 a.m. The Broadway series, the third season under the management of The Grand Opera House, includes four week-long productions, THE WIZARD OF OZ, CABARET, DIRTY DANCING: THE CLASSIC STORY LIVE ON STAGE, and MOTOWN THE MUSICAL. In addition, the schedule includes three limited-engagements, RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL, THE ILLUSIONISTS: LIVE FROM BROADWAY and DANCE TO THE MOVIES. (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 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 Evita, Something Rotten, and more! (more...)
Bootless Stageworks Announces 2017-18 Season, Subscriptions On Sale Bootless Stageworks Announces 2017-18 Season, Subscriptions On Sale
by BWW News Desk on August 14, 2017 in Delaware

Bootless' 2017-18 season is filled with fan favorite productions deserving of another run. And, because Bootless fans are not only theater savvy, but also know a great deal when they see it, Bootless has put together a fabulous season subscription package - $50 (per person/all ages) with priority front row seating - for the following shows. (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 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 Chicago, Kill Local, 42nd Street, and More! (more...)
BWW Previews: UD REP ENSEMBLE '17-'18 SEASON at UD REP Ensemble BWW Previews: UD REP ENSEMBLE '17-'18 SEASON at UD REP Ensemble
by Greer Firestone on August 10, 2017 in Delaware

Since 2008 UD Rep Ensemble has been the consistent quintessential professional theatre in the state. Never in either talent or creative (costumes, set, sound, lighting and wigs, yes wigs), have they staged anything but the most thrilling live theatre. I have zero clue how they do it on a general public ticket price for $28, but they do. Every show is Broadway quality, period! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 8/06/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 8/06/2017
by BWW on August 06, 2017 in Delaware

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/06/2017 for Delaware (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 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 NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More! (more...)
BWW Review: SPRING AWAKENING at JustArt Theatricals, LLC BWW Review: SPRING AWAKENING at JustArt Theatricals, LLC
by Rosanne DellAversano on August 03, 2017 in Delaware

JustArt Theatricals, LLC - A new theater company wants all to know. (more...)
BWW Previews: LIZZIE at City-Theater BWW Previews: LIZZIE at City-Theater
by Greer Firestone on August 02, 2017 in Delaware

Of course, City-Theatre would be THE group to premiere LIZZIE, a sizzling rock opera based on the 19th century legend surrounding notorious accused murderess Lizzie Borden. Four women. 1 rock band. 40 whacks. Year after year this band of theatrical malcontents/troubadours continue to entertain and engage audiences with their vanguard productions, bizarre creative staging and in your face audience interaction. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 7/30/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 7/30/2017
by BWW on July 30, 2017 in Delaware

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/30/2017 for Delaware (more...)
Possum Point Players Announce Cast for Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Tickets on Sale Now Possum Point Players Announce Cast for Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Tickets on Sale Now
by BWW News Desk on July 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...)
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 July 27, 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 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 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 West Side Story, Mamma Mia!, Something Rotten, and More! (more...)
BWW Previews: THE HAPPY TOGETHER TOUR at The Playhouse BWW Previews: THE HAPPY TOGETHER TOUR at The Playhouse
by Greer Firestone on July 31, 2017 in Delaware

"Fifty years ago, I never imagined The Cowsills would still be playing in front of appreciative audiences" says Bob Cowsill, leader of one of the 6 groups in The Happy Together Tour coming to The Playhouse on August 7. (more...)
GREASE Is the Word at Second Street Players This Summer GREASE Is the Word at Second Street Players This Summer
by BWW News Desk on July 24, 2017 in Delaware

Second Street Players present GREASE: Book, Music & Lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey July 28th, 29th 30th, Aug 4th, 5th and 6th. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 7/23/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 7/23/2017
by BWW on July 23, 2017 in Delaware

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/23/2017 for Delaware (more...)
BWW Review: BAREFOOT IN THE PARK at Candlelight Music Theatre BWW Review: BAREFOOT IN THE PARK at Candlelight Music Theatre
by Greer Firestone on July 22, 2017 in Delaware

Great actors immerse themselves in their character such that one cannot consider anyone else playing the role. They study the writer's words to develop a full sense of character; bringing to life every shade and every nuance. Could you conceive anyone else but Pacino playing Michael Corleone or anyone else but Streep in SOPHIE'S CHOICE? No, of course not. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 21, 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 Newsies, Mamma Mia, and More! (more...)
Stephen Bogardus to Star in SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES Musical Adaptation at Delaware Theatre Company Stephen Bogardus to Star in SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES Musical Adaptation at Delaware Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk on July 19, 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...)
Possum Juniors Perform THE ADDAMS FAMILY, 7/20-23 Possum Juniors Perform THE ADDAMS FAMILY, 7/20-23
by BWW News Desk on July 17, 2017 in Delaware

The Possum Point Players' youth affiliate Possum Juniors gets a little ghoulish on stage as they perform the musical comedy, "The Addams Family." The weird and wonderful funny family can be seen Thursday, July 20, Friday, July 21, and Saturday, July 22, at 7:00 PM; Sunday, July 23, matinee is at 2 P.M. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 7/16/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 7/16/2017
by BWW on July 16, 2017 in Delaware

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/16/2017 for Delaware (more...)
Neil Simon's BAREFOOT IN THE PARK to Play The Candlelight Theatre Neil Simon's BAREFOOT IN THE PARK to Play The Candlelight Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 15, 2017 in Delaware

Barefoot in the Park is a romantic comedy about two newlyweds: Corie, a free spirit who 'jumps into life' and Paul, a buttoned-down, buttoned- up new attorney, as they negotiate the challenges of married life, a 5th floor walk-up, an ever-present mother, and a nosy neighbor. (more...)
Zombie Musical Parody YOU'VE GOT RED ON YOU to Splatter Audiences This Summer at Bootless Stageworks Zombie Musical Parody YOU'VE GOT RED ON YOU to Splatter Audiences This Summer at Bootless Stageworks
by BWW News Desk on July 14, 2017 in Delaware

You've Got Red On You, a Bootless Bloody Summer Show Original, is on sale now! (more...)