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Pontine Theatre Opens 40th Season with T. S. Eliot's FOUR QUARTETS Pontine Theatre Opens 40th Season with T. S. Eliot's FOUR QUARTETS
by BWW News Desk on October 16, 2017 in New Hampshire

Pontine Theatre opens its 40th Season with a solo staging of T. S. Eliot's FOUR QUARTETS performed by John Farrell. Mr. Farrell is the founding co-director of Portland Maine's celebrated Figures of Speech Theater (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 15 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 15
by Audition Roundup on October 15, 2017 in New Hampshire

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 15, 2017 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 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More!
by BWW Special on October 13, 2017 in New Hampshire

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 ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! (more...)
New Executive Director Joins Jean's Playhouse in New Hampshire New Executive Director Joins Jean's Playhouse in New Hampshire
by BWW News Desk on October 11, 2017 in New Hampshire

Jean's Playhouse, NH's premier professional theater in the north country, has announced the hiring of new leadership for the company. (more...)
Puddles Pity Party to Bring Sad Clown Anthems to CCA This Fall Puddles Pity Party to Bring Sad Clown Anthems to CCA This Fall
by BWW News Desk on October 11, 2017 in New Hampshire

Puddles Pity Party will appear at the Capitol Center for the Arts (Concord, NH) on Sunday, November 12 at 7:30PM. (more...)
Will God Survive Science? Dan Brown to Talk New Book ORIGIN at The Music Hall in Portsmouth Will God Survive Science? Dan Brown to Talk New Book ORIGIN at The Music Hall in Portsmouth
by BWW News Desk on October 10, 2017 in New Hampshire

On Thursday, November 9, The Music Hall welcomes back Dan Brown, author of The Da Vinci Code and Inferno, to discuss his latest novel, ORIGIN, which interweaves codes, science, religion, history, art and architecture and thrusts Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon into the dangerous intersection of one of humankind's two most enduring questions: Will God survive science? (more...)
Peterborough Players Continue Season with MET HD Live's MAGIC FLUTE Peterborough Players Continue Season with MET HD Live's MAGIC FLUTE
by BWW News Desk on October 10, 2017 in New Hampshire

The Peterborough Players continue their 2017-18 Arts on Screen Season this Saturday, October 14 at 1pm with the Metropolitan Opera's production of Mozart's Die Zauberfl te (THE MAGIC FLUTE). (more...)
Popovich Comedy Pet Theater to Appear at the Capitol Center for the Arts Popovich Comedy Pet Theater to Appear at the Capitol Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk on October 09, 2017 in New Hampshire

Popovich Comedy Pet Theater will appear at the Capitol Center for the Arts (Concord, NH) on Friday, November 10 at 6 PM. (more...)
New Hampshire Theatre Project Launches Teen 'Tech Troupe' and 'Playwright's Lab' New Hampshire Theatre Project Launches Teen 'Tech Troupe' and 'Playwright's Lab'
by BWW News Desk on October 09, 2017 in New Hampshire

Are you serious about learning the craft of design (lighting, scenic, sound, costumes), or writing for the stage? Then NHTP's Tech Troupe and Playwright's Lab are for you! (more...)
Pulitzer Prize Winner Stephen Greenblatt Returns to WRITERS IN THE LOFT Pulitzer Prize Winner Stephen Greenblatt Returns to WRITERS IN THE LOFT
by BWW News Desk on October 05, 2017 in New Hampshire

The Music Hall's Writers in the Loft series welcomes back the Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winner Stephen Greenblatt, author of The Swerve and Will in the World, on Wednesday, November 1. He will talk about his latest work, THE RISE AND FALL OF ADAM AND EVE, which breathes new life into the biblical story and uncovers the tremendous theological, artistic, and cultural investment over centuries that made these figures so profoundly resonant in the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim worlds. (more...)
Garrison Keillor and Robin & Linda Williams Coming to Capitol Center This Fall Garrison Keillor and Robin & Linda Williams Coming to Capitol Center This Fall
by BWW News Desk on October 06, 2017 in New Hampshire

Three old friends from the earliest days of "A Prairie Home Companion" join together for an evening of harmony and humor -- and Garrison Keillor will speak of the beauty of being 75 - at the Capitol Center for the Arts (Concord, NH) today, October 6, 2017 at 8PM. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More!
by BWW Special on October 06, 2017 in New Hampshire

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 HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! (more...)
A Cappella and Beatbox Show GOBSMACKED Comes to the CCA 11/14 A Cappella and Beatbox Show GOBSMACKED Comes to the CCA 11/14
by BWW News Desk on October 04, 2017 in New Hampshire

GOBSMACKED!, the a cappella and beatbox musical, will appear at the Capitol Center for the Arts (Concord, NH) on November 14 as part of a 120-stop North American tour. This performance is the second of several free William H. Giles Concert Series performances during the CCA's 2017-18 season. (more...)
MET Opera Season Premiere Opens at the Peterborough Players this Weekend MET Opera Season Premiere Opens at the Peterborough Players this Weekend
by BWW News Desk on October 03, 2017 in New Hampshire

The Peterborough Players kick-off their 2017-18 Arts on Screen Season this Saturday, October 7 at 1pm with the Metropolitan Opera's production of Bellini's NORMA. (more...)
John le Carré Discusses His Work in Global Cinema Event at River St Theatre This Weekend John le Carré Discusses His Work in Global Cinema Event at River St Theatre This Weekend
by BWW News Desk on October 02, 2017 in New Hampshire

Celebrated spy novel author John le Carr discusses his career and reflects on the continuing story of his most famous creation, George Smiley, at a special presentation of a global cinema satellite broadcast from London's Royal Festival Hall. The sold-out event (taped on September 7th) will be shown at Jaffrey's River Street Theatre this Sunday, October 8 at 1:30 pm and again at 7 pm. (more...)
IL Volo with Plácido Domingo Come to River St. Theatre This Weekend IL Volo with Plácido Domingo Come to River St. Theatre This Weekend
by BWW News Desk on October 02, 2017 in New Hampshire

The Italian operatic pop trio, Il Volo, stars this weekend in their special 3 Tenors Tribute performance with Pl cido Domingo conducting at Jaffrey's River Street Theatre. The HD filmed concert performance, IL VOLO with Pl cido Domingo: Notte Magica will be shown this Friday & Saturday, (October 6 and 7) at 2 pm and 7 pm each day. (more...)
New Hampshire Theatre Project presents THE TIME MACHINE New Hampshire Theatre Project presents THE TIME MACHINE
by BWW News Desk on October 02, 2017 in New Hampshire

Published in 1895 by Heinemann UK, H. G. Wells' beloved tale of time travel launched his reputation as the father of science fiction and coined the now popular concept of a time machine. Originally written as a serial frame narrative, the Time Traveller begins his story of adventures 800,000 years into the future with the simple words, I've had a most amazing time (more...)
New London Barn Playhouse Wins NETC Moss Hart Memorial Award for ALL SHOOK UP New London Barn Playhouse Wins NETC Moss Hart Memorial Award for ALL SHOOK UP
by BWW News Desk on October 02, 2017 in New Hampshire

The New London Barn Playhouse has capped its historic 85th summer season by becoming the 2017 recipient of the New England Theatre Conference's (NETC) Moss Hart Memorial Award for Professional Excellence, for its August production of All Shook Up. This is the second Moss Hart Award won by the Barn in as many years. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More!
by BWW Special on September 29, 2017 in New Hampshire

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 BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, A CHORUS LINE, and More! (more...)
EXTREMITIES Takes the Players' Ring Stage in October EXTREMITIES Takes the Players' Ring Stage in October
by BWW News Desk on September 28, 2017 in New Hampshire

Fearon Productions presents William Mastrosimone's EXTREMITIES at The Players' Ring in Portsmouth, NH from October 6th to the 22nd. (more...)
The Music Hall's INNOVATION AND LEADERSHIP Series Continues with 'The Life of Jane Jacobs' The Music Hall's INNOVATION AND LEADERSHIP Series Continues with 'The Life of Jane Jacobs'
by BWW News Desk on September 28, 2017 in New Hampshire

On Tuesday, October 10, The Music Hall's Innovation and Leadership series will host a screening of CITIZEN JANE: Battle for the City, plus a panel discussion moderated by Portsmouth City Councilor Chris Dwyer including Jane Jacobs' biographer Robert Kanigel, author of EYES ON THE STREET: The Life of Jane Jacobs and local architect Steven McHenry. (more...)
British A Cappella Ensemble the King's Singers Come to the CCA 11/4 British A Cappella Ensemble the King's Singers Come to the CCA 11/4
by BWW News Desk on September 27, 2017 in New Hampshire

British a cappella ensemble The King's Singers are coming to the Capitol Center on Saturday, November 4 as part of their North American tour. (more...)
Park Theatre in Jaffrey Sets Groundbreaking Day Park Theatre in Jaffrey Sets Groundbreaking Day
by BWW News Desk on September 25, 2017 in New Hampshire

The Park Theatre announced today that the Savings Bank of Walpole will provide interim construction financing for the new 485-seat facility in downtown Jaffrey. Savings Bank of Walpole joins NH's Community Development Financing Authority, the US Department of Agriculture's Rural Development Office, Hutter Construction Corporation and the Town of Jaffrey to complete the project to rebuild the once-center of community life. Reopened, The Park Theatre will present live performances, children's programs, concerts, and films. (more...)
Mary Gatchell to Celebrate New Single in Upcoming Concert Mary Gatchell to Celebrate New Single in Upcoming Concert
by BWW News Desk on September 24, 2017 in New Hampshire

Mary Gatchell and her New York City band will be celebrating the release of Mary's new single, You've Been On My Mind with a concert at Leddy Center for the Performing Arts in Epping, NH on Friday, September 29, 2017. (more...)
Ben Sollee and Kentucky Native Live to Play the CCA This September Ben Sollee and Kentucky Native Live to Play the CCA This September
by BWW News Desk on September 23, 2017 in New Hampshire

Ben Sollee and Kentucky Native will be the Capitol Center for the Arts' Spotlight Cafe (Concord, NH) today, September 23, 2017 at 8PM. (more...)