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BWW Review: DISNEY BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Candlelight Music Theatre BWW Review: DISNEY BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Candlelight Music Theatre
by Greer Firestone on November 21, 2017 in Delaware

Candlelight Music Theatre- already the best theatrical value in the state - pulled out all the stops for this captivating production of DISNEY BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. (more...)
Possum Point Players Tickets For 'FrUiTCaKeS' Going Faster Than Hotcakes Possum Point Players Tickets For 'FrUiTCaKeS' Going Faster Than Hotcakes
by BWW News Desk on November 20, 2017 in Delaware

Rehearsing Possum Point Players' holiday presentation, 'Fruitcakes,' are, l-r, Mike Mahaffie-of Lewes, Braeden Swain-of Georgetown, Ed Guinan of Dagsboro, David Naples-of Laurel and Chuck Rafferty-also of Laurel. The family friendly Christmas show is presented Dec. 1, 2, 3, 8, 9 and 10. Purchase tickets at possumpointplayers.org or 302-856-4560. For sold out performances, check for cancellations. (more...)
Phil Kline's Avant-Garde Holiday Tradition UNSILENT NIGHT to Parade Through 37 Cities This December Phil Kline's Avant-Garde Holiday Tradition UNSILENT NIGHT to Parade Through 37 Cities This December
by BWW News Desk on November 20, 2017 in Delaware

This December, composer Phil Kline's mobile sound-sculpture UNSILENT NIGHT takes place in more than 37 cities across the United States and Canada. Streets, parks and sidewalks will come alive with 'a shimmering sound-wall of bells and chimes that is dreamlike to wander through in the December nip' (The Village Voice). (more...)
LEGALLY BLONDE: THE MUSICAL Co-Writers to Lead Workshop at Wilmington Drama League LEGALLY BLONDE: THE MUSICAL Co-Writers to Lead Workshop at Wilmington Drama League
by BWW News Desk on November 20, 2017 in Delaware

Wilmington Drama League welcomes The Dramatists Guild Foundation Traveling Masters Series: Broadway Playwrights on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Wilmington Drama League. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 11/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 11/20/2017
by BWW on November 20, 2017 in Delaware

Upcoming Shows - Week of 11/20/2017 for Delaware (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Nov. 19 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Nov. 19
by Audition Roundup on November 19, 2017 in Delaware

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, November 19, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
RUDOLPH THE RED NOSED REINDEER Returns Live On Stage 11/26 RUDOLPH THE RED NOSED REINDEER Returns Live On Stage 11/26
by BWW News Desk on November 17, 2017 in Delaware

The most famous reindeer of all from the longest running and highest rated holiday television special will return live on stage with the critically acclaimed Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical (www.rudolphthemusical.com). Back by popular demand following three successful years of touring North America, the world's most famous reindeer and a holly jolly cast of iconic characters including Hermey the Elf, Yukon Cornelius and the Abominable Snow Monster will help Santa save Christmas during two North American tours visiting more than 50 cities this holiday season. The national tour is a family favorite a holiday staple (The Boston Globe) and an 'utterly charming, top-notch production' (Orlando Sentinel) and visits The Playhouse on Rodney Square in Wilmington for two shows on Sunday, November 26 at 2:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. (more...)
Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Delaware Awards; Clear Space Leads as Best Professional Theatre! Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Delaware Awards; Clear Space Leads as Best Professional Theatre!
by BWW News Desk on November 17, 2017 in Delaware

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)
A FARNDALE CHRISTMAS CAROL Coming to Second Street Players A FARNDALE CHRISTMAS CAROL Coming to Second Street Players
by BWW News Desk on November 16, 2017 in Delaware

Second Street Players presents The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society's Production of A Christmas Carol by written by David McGillivray and Walter Zerlin, Jr. loosely based on Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/17 - MARGARITAVILLE, LES MIS, WAITRESS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/17 - MARGARITAVILLE, LES MIS, WAITRESS and More!
by BWW Special on November 17, 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 BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and more! (more...)
BWW Review: WIZARD OF OZ at The Playhouse BWW Review: WIZARD OF OZ at The Playhouse
by Greer Firestone on November 16, 2017 in Delaware

The yellow brick road landed at The Playhouse last evening and its fellow travelers, Dorothy, Lion, Scarecrow and Tinman (plus an indubitably compliant Toto) will be here through November 19. (more...)
Voting Now Open For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Delaware Awards! Voting Now Open For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Delaware Awards!
by BWW News Desk on November 13, 2017 in Delaware

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Nov. 12 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Nov. 12
by Audition Roundup on November 12, 2017 in Delaware

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, November 12, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
BWW Previews: SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE at City-Theater BWW Previews: SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE at City-Theater
by Greer Firestone on November 14, 2017 in Delaware

From 1957's WEST SIDE STORY Stephen Sondheim's genius changed Broadway. FORUM, LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC (all songs done in waltz time), COMPANY, ASSASSINS, the list is towering and it is treasured. (more...)
Delaware REP Presents New Comedy By Chisa Hutchinson Delaware REP Presents New Comedy By Chisa Hutchinson
by BWW News Desk on November 11, 2017 in Delaware

Playwright Chisa Hutchinson is known for wrapping her pointed, socially probing plays with irreverence and bawdy humor, mixing hot-button issues with barbed comedy to both provoke and entertain. (more...)
Madness and Mayhem With 3 MEN IN TIGHTS Delights the Holidays Madness and Mayhem With 3 MEN IN TIGHTS Delights the Holidays
by BWW News Desk on November 09, 2017 in Delaware

Hold onto your codpiece! Delaware Theatre Company brings revisionist Elizabethan theater to the boards. THE COMPLETE WORKS OF William Shakespeare (abridged) REVISED re-creates all 37 of William Shakespeare's plays in no less than 97 minutes portrayed by 3 very nimble actors from November 29-December 23, 2017. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/10 - BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/10 - BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and More!
by BWW Special on November 10, 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 BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and more! (more...)
BWW Interview: John Mauceri Conducting His Life Anywhere He Wants To Be BWW Interview: John Mauceri Conducting His Life Anywhere He Wants To Be
by Gil Kaan on November 09, 2017 in Delaware

Conductor extraordinaire John Mauceri, at 72 years young, has the memory of a straight-A college kid vividly recalling detailed facts of incidents long ago right off the top of his head. The go-to expert on all subjects Leonard Bernstein, John will be conducting BERNSTEIN ON STAGE at the Valley Performing Arts Center (The Soraya) November 17, 2017. John most graciously chatted on the phone with me for an hour from his New York home after just returning from Mexico. (more...)
Delaware REP Presents New Comedy By Chisa Hutchinson Delaware REP Presents New Comedy By Chisa Hutchinson
by BWW News Desk on November 09, 2017 in Delaware

Playwright Chisa Hutchinson is known for wrapping her pointed, socially probing plays with irreverence and bawdy humor, mixing hot-button issues with barbed comedy to both provoke and entertain. (more...)
Possum Point Players present Holiday Comedy FRUITCAKES Possum Point Players present Holiday Comedy FRUITCAKES
by BWW News Desk on November 07, 2017 in Delaware

Possum Point Players present the comedy FrUiTCaKeS as their holiday gift to the community. Production dates are December 1, 2, 3, 8, 9 and 10 at Possum Hall in Georgetown; Friday and Saturday shows are at 7:30 PM and Sunday matinees are at 2 PM. Tickets are $23 for adults and $22 for students and seniors. Tickets are now on sale online at www.possumpointplayers.org and also by phone at 302-856-4560. (more...)
Delaware REP Presents New Comedy By Chisa Hutchinson Delaware REP Presents New Comedy By Chisa Hutchinson
by BWW News Desk on November 06, 2017 in Delaware

Playwright Chisa Hutchinson is known for wrapping her pointed, socially probing plays with irreverence and bawdy humor, mixing hot-button issues with barbed comedy to both provoke and entertain. (more...)
BWW Review: DARE TO BE BLACK: THE JACK JOHNSON STORY at DE Theatre Company BWW Review: DARE TO BE BLACK: THE JACK JOHNSON STORY at DE Theatre Company
by Greer Firestone on November 06, 2017 in Delaware

At the height of the Jim Crow era, Jack Johnson became heavyweight champ in 1908. But Johnson was no Uncle Tom, in fact he was the antithesis, railing and raging against racist whites who would dare challenge both his fame and his manhood. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/02 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/02 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More!
by BWW Special on November 03, 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 THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More! (more...)
BWW Previews:  Wizard of Oz opens at The Playhouse Nov 14 BWW Previews: Wizard of Oz opens at The Playhouse Nov 14
by Greer Firestone on November 01, 2017 in Delaware

From playing Dorothy at The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati one month to a national tour the next, Kalie Kaimann found her yellow brick road. You never know, you never know. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/27 - BRIGHT STAR, RAGTIME, FUN HOME, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/27 - BRIGHT STAR, RAGTIME, FUN HOME, and More!
by BWW Special on October 27, 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 BRIGHT STAR, RAGTIME, FUN HOME, and More! (more...)