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Broward County to Host Grant Application Workshop for Cultural Diversity Program Broward County to Host Grant Application Workshop for Cultural Diversity Program
by BWW News Desk on August 18, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

A grant application workshop for the Cultural Diversity Program is scheduled for Tuesday, September 5th at 2 PM and 6 PM in the Broward County Main Library, 100 S. Andrews Ave., 7th Floor Cybrary Computer Lab, Fort Lauderdale. (more...)
City Theatre and Island City Stage to Present SHORTS GONE WILD 5 City Theatre and Island City Stage to Present SHORTS GONE WILD 5
by BWW News Desk on August 17, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

City Theatre and Island City Stage are proud to present Shorts Gone Wild 5 from August 17 - September 10, 2017 at Island City Stage in Wilton Manors. This all-new production marks the fifth season of South Florida's hottest LGBT-themed short play festival that celebrates the LGBT and Progressive communities. (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 Fort Lauderdale

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...)
BWW Previews: THE SUNSHINE BOYS at Stage Door Theatre BWW Previews: THE SUNSHINE BOYS at Stage Door Theatre
by John Lariviere on August 15, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

The Sunshine Boys - Al Lewis and Willie Clark - were Vaudeville stars and partners for over forty years, but haven't spoken to one another for over eleven. When Willie's nephew Ben approaches his uncle about reuniting with his ex-partner to perform one of their classic skits on a CBS television special about the history of comedy, their eventual reunion is fraught with acrimony, argument, memories, and laughter. (more...)
BWW Previews: SHORTS GONE WILD 5 at City Theatre And Island City Stage BWW Previews: SHORTS GONE WILD 5 at City Theatre And Island City Stage
by John Lariviere on August 15, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

City Theatre and Island City Stage are proud to present Shorts Gone Wild 5 from August 17 - September 10, 2017 at Island City Stage in Wilton Manors. This all-new production marks the fifth season of South Florida's hottest LGBT-themed short play festival that celebrates the LGBT and Progressive communities. (more...)
Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - LOVE NEVER DIES to Arrive at The Broward Center This Fall Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - LOVE NEVER DIES to Arrive at The Broward Center This Fall
by BWW News Desk on August 14, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies will make its premiere at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale, November 7 - 19, 2017 as part of a North American Tour. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the stars onstage! (more...)
City Theatre and Island City Stage to Present SHORTS GONE WILD 5 City Theatre and Island City Stage to Present SHORTS GONE WILD 5
by BWW News Desk on August 14, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

City Theatre and Island City Stage are proud to present Shorts Gone Wild 5 from August 17 - September 10, 2017 at Island City Stage in Wilton Manors. This all-new production marks the fifth season of South Florida's hottest LGBT-themed short play festival that celebrates the LGBT and Progressive communities. (more...)
BWW Previews: LOVE NEVER DIES at Broward Center for the Performing Arts BWW Previews: LOVE NEVER DIES at Broward Center for the Performing Arts
by John Lariviere on August 14, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies will make its premiere at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale, November 7 - 19, 2017 as part of a North American Tour. The new touring production will reflect an extensive re-working of the material by an Australian creative team for the original Australian premiere in 2011. (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 Fort Lauderdale

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...)
Lynn University Announces 2018 Season Lynn University Announces 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk on August 08, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

Lynn University and Jan McArt, producer and director of theatre arts program development, today announced that the popular Mabel Mercer Foundation's Cabaret at Lincoln Center comes to Live at Lynn series will return Jan. 17. Five of Manhattan's leading cabaret shows will be presented Wednesday nights in Lynn's Amarnick-Goldstein Concert Hall. Season tickets are available at $150, with individual concert tickets only $40. (more...)
RAUNCHY LITTLE MUSICAL - BELLE BARTH IS BACK Heats up the PGA Arts Center RAUNCHY LITTLE MUSICAL - BELLE BARTH IS BACK Heats up the PGA Arts Center
by Carol Kassie on August 08, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

Before Amy Schumer or Sarah Silverman...before Joan Rivers or Roseanne, Belle Barth was the original irreverent female comic deflating anyone who dared take sex too seriously. (more...)
Empire Stage Presents MUSCLE BEARS: THE MUSICAL Empire Stage Presents MUSCLE BEARS: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk on August 07, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

MUSCLE BEARS: THE MUSICAL is a hilarious new musical journey into the wild and sexy world of men who love their men furry! (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 Fort Lauderdale

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...)
Nominate a 'Rising Star' for Theatrical Design Award Nominate a 'Rising Star' for Theatrical Design Award
by BWW News Desk on August 03, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

???????USITT is seeking nominations for the 2018 Rising Star Award sponsored by LDI/Live Design. The award honors early-career professional designers in lighting, sound, scenic, or projection for outstanding work in one or more of these fields. (more...)
Palm Beach Symphony Announces 2017-18 Season Palm Beach Symphony Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk on August 03, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

???????Palm Beach Symphony has announced its 2017-18 season featuring the launch of its first Chamber Music Concert Series, acclaimed guest artists in a thrilling Masterworks Concert Series, free engaging community and educational concerts and a full social calendar of highly-anticipated events. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Fort Lauderdale - Week of 7/30/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Fort Lauderdale - Week of 7/30/2017
by BWW on July 30, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/30/2017 for Fort Lauderdale (more...)
Sol Children Theatre Presents ALICE IN WONDERLAND - 8/10 - 20 Sol Children Theatre Presents ALICE IN WONDERLAND - 8/10 - 20
by Carol Kassie on July 28, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

Sol Theatre will play host to The Mad Hatter, The Queen of Hearts, Tweedledum, Tweedledee, and of course The White Rabbit, when Sol Children Theatre presents Seth Trucks' adaptation of Lewis Carroll's magical classic, Alice in Wonderland.  The production will open on August 10th, and run through August 20th at the popular Boca Raton venue.  Alice and her friends will then move to the Delray Beach Children's Garden for three special sunset performances on August 24th, 25th, and 26th.  (more...)
Mayor Hosts Countywide Arts Challenge for High School Students Mayor Hosts Countywide Arts Challenge for High School Students
by BWW News Desk on July 27, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief is channeling her passion for the local arts community by issuing the first student art contest to recognize talents of Broward County's youth. (more...)
BWW Previews: TRUE WEST at NEW CITY PLAYERS BWW Previews: TRUE WEST at NEW CITY PLAYERS
by John Lariviere on July 27, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

True West marks the third and final production of New City Players' second season. True West will be directed by ensemble member Mary Gundlach. It will star founding members Andrew Paul Davis & Timothy Mark Davis, along with John Holley & Lory Reyes. (more...)
THE SOUND OF MUSIC Comes to The Broward Center 10/10 THE SOUND OF MUSIC Comes to The Broward Center 10/10
by BWW News Desk on July 27, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, produced by NETworks Presentations, is making its Fort Lauderdale premiere October 10 - 22, 2017 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts as part of a North American tour. (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 Fort Lauderdale

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 Feature: PRIMAL FORCES RETURNS at EMPIRE STAGE AND ANDREWS LIVING ARTS CENTER BWW Feature: PRIMAL FORCES RETURNS at EMPIRE STAGE AND ANDREWS LIVING ARTS CENTER
by John Lariviere on July 27, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

Primal Forces Returns with a New Season of Provocative Plays. Keith Garsson Brings Dark and Edgy Works to Empire Stage and Andrews Living Arts.  Primal Forces (www.primalforces.com), the theatrical production company focusing on dark and edgy subject matter returns to Fort Lauderdale this fall with a brand-new season focusing on, what else? Sex! The 2017-2018 season will consist of three new plays, including the world-premiere of Speed Queen written by international cabaret star, Phoebe Legere. (more...)
Keith Garsson's PRIMAL FORCES Announces Sexy New Season! Keith Garsson's PRIMAL FORCES Announces Sexy New Season!
by BWW News Desk on July 26, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

Primal Forces (www.primalforces.com), the theatrical production company focusing on dark and edgy subject matter returns to Fort Lauderdale this fall with a brand-new season focusing on, what else? Sex! The 2017-2018 season will consist of three new plays, including the world-premiere of Speed Queen written by international cabaret star, Phoebe Legere. (more...)
Ballet, Symphony, Marcus Roberts Trio and More Join Pompano Beach Cultural Center Lineup Ballet, Symphony, Marcus Roberts Trio and More Join Pompano Beach Cultural Center Lineup
by BWW News Desk on July 24, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

The Pompano Beach Cultural Center is exploding with talent from the symphony and the ballet to Jamaican music to world renowned pianist, Marcus Roberts….and theatre too! (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 23 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 23
by Audition Roundup on July 23, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 23, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)