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Roxy Regional Theatre Executive Director Ryan Bowie Serves Up 40 Characters In FULLY COMMITTED Roxy Regional Theatre Executive Director Ryan Bowie Serves Up 40 Characters In FULLY COMMITTED
by BWW News Desk on May 21, 2018 in Nashville

Nearly forty characters appear in the latest offering upstairs in the Roxy Regional Theatre's theotherspace, and all of them are played by Executive Director Ryan Bowie. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 20 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 20
by Audition Roundup on May 20, 2018 in Nashville

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 20, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Nashville - Week of 5/20/2018 Now Playing Onstage in Nashville - Week of 5/20/2018
by BWW on May 20, 2018 in Nashville

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/20/2018 for Nashville (more...)
Broadway Choreographer Rusty Mowery Will Be Honored at Clarence Brown Theatre Gala Broadway Choreographer Rusty Mowery Will Be Honored at Clarence Brown Theatre Gala
by BWW News Desk on May 18, 2018 in Nashville

University of Tennessee alumnus, Rusty Mowery, will be awarded the CBT Artistic Achievement Award at the Clarence Brown Theatre's annual Gala to be held Today, May 18, 2018 at The Mill & Mine, 227 W. Depot Avenue in Knoxville, TN. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/18 - A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/18 - A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More!
by BWW Special on May 18, 2018 in Nashville

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 A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More! (more...)
RCA Inspiration Earns Multiple BET Awards 18 Nominations RCA Inspiration Earns Multiple BET Awards 18 Nominations
by BWW News Desk on May 16, 2018 in Nashville

???????RCA Inspiration, the premiere label in gospel music, is celebrating the three nominations its artists and releases received for BET Awards 18. BET announced this year's nominees in a live ceremony in New York City on May 15th and Kirk Franklin (Fo Yo Soul / RCA), Marvin Sapp and Snoop Dogg received nods in the Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel / Inspirational Award category. (more...)
Hendersonville Performing Arts Company Presents HONK! The Musical Hendersonville Performing Arts Company Presents HONK! The Musical
by BWW News Desk on May 17, 2018 in Nashville

The Hendersonville Performing Arts Company presents Honk! The Musical May 17th through June 3rd. Since this wonderful musical first 'hatched' in 1993, Stiles & Drewe's Honk! has winged its way around the world in over 8,000 productions, and in many different languages. Winner of multiple awards, including the 2000 Olivier Award for Best Musical, this heartwarming celebration of being different is sure to delight audiences of all ages with its sparkling wit and memorable score. Honk! is directed by Kym Sims and Aubrey Iwan and features Matthew Roberts as 'Ugly,' the ugly little duckling that looks quite different from his brother and sisters! Along the way in this delightful adventure among the 'farm animals' Ugly learns that being different is not always a bad thing! Shows are Todays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00. The Hendersonville Performing Arts Company is located in the City Square Shopping Center, 260 West Main St., Suite 204 in Hendersonville. For more information or to purchase your tickets, visit our website at hpactn.com or call the box office at 615-826-6037. (more...)
BWW Review: THE LITTLE FOXES Captivatingly Shines Spotlight on Power and Greed at Darkhorse Theatre BWW Review: THE LITTLE FOXES Captivatingly Shines Spotlight on Power and Greed at Darkhorse Theatre
by Cillea Houghton on May 16, 2018 in Nashville

There's something striking about the way that THE LITTLE FOXES manages to leave an impact on its viewers, not with flash and spectacle, but with its piercing dialogue and moral complexity. (more...)
JOHNNY & THE DEVIL'S BOX: A Workshop Reading Comes to Belmont's Troutt Theatre. JOHNNY & THE DEVIL'S BOX: A Workshop Reading Comes to Belmont's Troutt Theatre.
by BWW News Desk on May 14, 2018 in Nashville

Douglas Waterbury-Tieman (Belmont alum) is premiering a workshop reading of his new musical, Johnny & the Devil's Box with Belmont University's Musical Theatre Program this Saturday, May 19th at 6 pm at Belmont's Troutt Theatre. (more...)
King Arthur, The Knights Of Ni And Killer Rabbits Are Galloping To Franklin with SPAMALOT King Arthur, The Knights Of Ni And Killer Rabbits Are Galloping To Franklin with SPAMALOT
by BWW News Desk on May 14, 2018 in Nashville

Onstage at Pull-Tight Theatre in downtown Franklin June 1-16 is Monty Python's Spamalot, the winner of the 2005 Tony Award for Best Musical. Directed by Leslie Berra and produced by Jeremy Hargis, Spamalot is the outrageous musical comedy lovingly ripped from the film classic 'Monty Python and The Holy Grail.' Spamalot tells the tale of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table as they embark on their quest for the Holy Grail. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 13 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 13
by Audition Roundup on May 13, 2018 in Nashville

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 13, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 13 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 13
by Audition Roundup on May 13, 2018 in Nashville

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 13, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Roxy Regional Theatre To Unveil 36th Season At HAPPENIN' AT THE HOLLEMANS' Today Roxy Regional Theatre To Unveil 36th Season At HAPPENIN' AT THE HOLLEMANS' Today
by BWW News Desk on May 11, 2018 in Nashville

A big and bold musical about one girl's inspiring dream to dance.  A trip down a rabbit hole.  An eight-legged miracle worker.  A rocking ride back in time to the Age of Aquarius.  A recluse who never sets foot outside his house.  A home-run hit musical.  This is just a taste of what awaits the corner of Franklin and First in 2018-2019. (more...)
FALLING SOUTH Makes TN Premiere In The Nashville Film Festival FALLING SOUTH Makes TN Premiere In The Nashville Film Festival
by BWW News Desk on May 10, 2018 in Nashville

Lorraine Portman, winner of The Paul Schrader Best Screenplay Award and Lois Weber Legacy Award honoree, will bring her award winning film FALLING SOUTH to The Nashville Film Festival for a Tennessee premiere. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/11 - TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/11 - TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More!
by BWW Special on May 11, 2018 in Nashville

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 TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More! (more...)
Diana DeGarmo, Ace Young Take On Iconic Roles in Studio Tenn's GREASE Diana DeGarmo, Ace Young Take On Iconic Roles in Studio Tenn's GREASE
by BWW News Desk on May 10, 2018 in Nashville

American Idol finalists - and real-life husband and wife - Ace Young and Diana DeGarmo will star as Danny and Sandy this spring as Studio Tenn's production of Grease hits the stage at Jamison Theater at the Factory at Franklin for a May 10-27 run. (more...)
INGRAM NEW WORKS FESTIVAL: Natalie Risk Interviews Nate Eppler About THIS RED PLANET INGRAM NEW WORKS FESTIVAL: Natalie Risk Interviews Nate Eppler About THIS RED PLANET
by Jeffrey Ellis on May 09, 2018 in Nashville

Nashville Repertory Theatre's Ingram New Works Festival - Nashville's annual celebration of new plays and playwrights - returns to Music City May 9-19. The festival gives local audiences an opportunity to hear fresh work created by exciting new voices, while making new friends while connecting via new works for the theater. (more...)
Film Composer, Arranger and Orchestrator Chris Boardman to Lead Two-Day Score-Com Symposium Film Composer, Arranger and Orchestrator Chris Boardman to Lead Two-Day Score-Com Symposium
by BWW News Desk on May 08, 2018 in Nashville

Internationally known film composer, arranger, orchestrator and music professor Chris Boardman will provide insights on composing music for film during the Nashville Composers Association's annual Score-Com Symposium from June 17-18 (Saturday-Sunday) in Nashville. (more...)
ANNIE, JR. Charms Hearts At The Roxy Regional Theatre ANNIE, JR. Charms Hearts At The Roxy Regional Theatre
by BWW News Desk on May 08, 2018 in Nashville

???????Join everyone's favorite little orphan in her very first adventure this month at the corner of Franklin and First in Historic Downtown Clarksville. (more...)
INGRAM NEW WORKS FESTIVAL: Natalie Risk Interviews Cristina Florencia Castro INGRAM NEW WORKS FESTIVAL: Natalie Risk Interviews Cristina Florencia Castro
by Jeffrey Ellis on May 08, 2018 in Nashville

Nashville Repertory Theatre's Ingram New Works Festival -- Nashville's annual celebration of new plays and playwrights - returns to Music City May 9-19. The festival gives local audiences an opportunity to hear fresh work created by exciting new voices, while making new friends while connecting via new works for the theater. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 6 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 6
by Audition Roundup on May 06, 2018 in Nashville

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 6, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/4 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, RAGTIME, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/4 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, RAGTIME, and More!
by BWW Special on May 04, 2018 in Nashville

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 JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, RAGTIME, and More! (more...)
Frist Art Museum Presents Chaos and Awe: Painting for the 21st Century Frist Art Museum Presents Chaos and Awe: Painting for the 21st Century
by BWW News Desk on May 01, 2018 in Nashville

The Frist Art Museum presents Chaos and Awe: Painting for the 21st Century, a sweeping survey of paintings from around the world that invite contemplation of seemingly ungraspable forces shaping contemporary society, from the ideological to the technological. Organized by Frist Art Museum chief curator Mark Scala, the exhibition will be on view in the Museum's Ingram Gallery from June 22 through September 16, 2018. It will be presented at the Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, Virginia, from November 15, 2018, through April 28, 2019. (more...)
Roxy Regional Theatre To Unveil 36th Season At HAPPENIN' AT THE HOLLEMANS' 5/11 Roxy Regional Theatre To Unveil 36th Season At HAPPENIN' AT THE HOLLEMANS' 5/11
by BWW News Desk on April 30, 2018 in Nashville

A big and bold musical about one girl's inspiring dream to dance.  A trip down a rabbit hole.  An eight-legged miracle worker.  A rocking ride back in time to the Age of Aquarius.  A recluse who never sets foot outside his house.  A home-run hit musical.  This is just a taste of what awaits the corner of Franklin and First in 2018-2019. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/27 - THE LION KING, SCHOOL OF ROCK, SISTER ACT and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/27 - THE LION KING, SCHOOL OF ROCK, SISTER ACT and More!
by BWW Special on April 27, 2018 in Nashville

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, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More! (more...)