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Now Hiring: Audio and Video Supervisor, Artistic Director, and More - BroadwayWorld C Photo Now Hiring: Audio and Video Supervisor, Artistic Director, and More - BroadwayWorld Classifieds
by - Apr 28, 2022

This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld for 4/28/2022 include new jobs for those looking to work in the theatre industry.

Furman University Department of Theatre Arts Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Furman University Department of Theatre Arts Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021

​​​​​​​Furman University Department of Theatre Arts has announced its 2021-2022 season including a musical, two plays and a new works festival.

New Modes of Representation Forcing Reexamination of Oldtime Heroes: MEN ON BOATS at  Photo New Modes of Representation Forcing Reexamination of Oldtime Heroes: MEN ON BOATS at Baltimore Center Stage
by Jack L. B. Gohn - Dec 9, 2019

The Powell expedition down the Colorado was a voyage of discovery only from the perspective of certain white Protestant men, since Native Americans lived along the route – and white Mormons dwelt close by as well. But only when the river and surrounding lands were surveyed and mapped by certain kinds of white men could they truly be considered part of the American imperium. While the travelers can acknowledge that various people “have run these streams” before them, including “natives” and military deserters, these predecessors were persons whom “no one counts.” That laughably foreshortened perspective does not rob the travelers of bravery, resilience, or grit. It just makes their heroic sacrifices less consequential than they understand.

BWW Review: ON THE VERGE OR THE GEOGRAPHY OF YEARNING at Forge Repertory Theatre Photo BWW Review: ON THE VERGE OR THE GEOGRAPHY OF YEARNING at Forge Repertory Theatre
by Alan Portner - Dec 7, 2019

December 6, 2019 marks the inaugural presentation of Kansas City's new Forge Repertory Theatre. The first production is TV writer Eric Overmyer's 1985 comic fantasy “On The Verge or The Geography of Yearning” performed at the Black Box Theatre in the West Bottoms area of Kansas City.

BWW Feature: INNOVATIVE VISION FUELS KC PROFESSIONAL THEATER COMPANY Photo BWW Feature: INNOVATIVE VISION FUELS KC PROFESSIONAL THEATER COMPANY
by Alan Portner - Dec 3, 2019

What is it that goes into the process of making art? That is the question that the five founding members of the Forge Repertory Theatre hope to answer with their re-invented approach to funding and transparency as a professional startup project here in Kansas City.

New Theatre Company Forge Repertory Announces Inaugural Season Photo New Theatre Company Forge Repertory Announces Inaugural Season
by Julie Musbach - Aug 20, 2019

Kansas City theatrical artists Elaine Clifford, Coleman Crenshaw, Ryan Fortney, Todd Lanker, and Bailey Rose announce the formation of Forge Repertory Theatre a new theatre company dedicated to creating and revitalizing work through collaborative storytelling by partnering emerging artists with established KC talent.

NYFA Inducts Sanford Biggers, Karl Kellner, And Min Jin Lee Into Hall Of Fame Photo NYFA Inducts Sanford Biggers, Karl Kellner, And Min Jin Lee Into Hall Of Fame
by Julie Musbach - Apr 12, 2019

The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) inducted three arts luminaries into its Hall of Fame during its annual benefit on April 11 at Capitale.

Amazon Renews BOSCH for Sixth Season Photo Amazon Renews BOSCH for Sixth Season
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 14, 2018

Ahead of the its fifth season premiere, Amazon renews 'Bosch' for a sixth season, according to Variety. 

Thom Sesma, Julia Abueva, and More Join Kate Baldwin and Bryce Pinkham in SUPERHERO Photo Thom Sesma, Julia Abueva, and More Join Kate Baldwin and Bryce Pinkham in SUPERHERO
by Julie Musbach - Oct 23, 2018

Continuing its 40th Anniversary Season, Second Stage Theater has announced complete casting for the world premiere musical, SUPERHERO.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for THE MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE Season Three Photo VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for THE MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE Season Three
by Stage Tube - Aug 23, 2018

On Friday, October 5, Amazon Prime Video will premiere season three of the Emmy Award-winning Prime Original series The Man in the High Castle. Prime Video has released the official trailer for the new season, which features up and coming Berlin-based artist Lxandra's reimagining of U2's hit song 'Pride (In the Name of Love).' This is the first time that U2 has allowed 'Pride (In the Name of Love)' to be covered and used commercially. Lxandra's cover will be available for purchase on Amazon Prime Music and other digital music services.

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VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for THE MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE Season Three VideoVIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for THE MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE Season Three
by Stage Tube - Aug 23, 2018

On Friday, October 5, Amazon Prime Video will premiere season three of the Emmy Award-winning Prime Original series The Man in the High Castle. Prime Video has released the official trailer for the new season, which features up and coming Berlin-based artist Lxandra's reimagining of U2's hit song 'Pride (In the Name of Love).' This is the first time that U2 has allowed 'Pride (In the Name of Love)' to be covered and used commercially. Lxandra's cover will be available for purchase on Amazon Prime Music and other digital music services.

VIDEO: Watch Trailer for Amazon's First Original Drama Series BOSCH
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 10, 2014

Below, check out a brand-new teaser trailer for Amazon's first original drama series BOSCH.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Noah Turns to Alison for Help on Next Episode of Showtime's THE AFFAIR
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 20, 2014

On the next episode of Showtime's THE AFFAIR, Noah turns to Alison to help him research the local culture for his novel. Get a sneak peek below!

VIDEO: Joshua Jackson Talks New Drama Series 'The Affair' on TODAY
by - Oct 6, 2014

Joshua Jackson stopped by this morning's TODAY to talk about his new provactive drama series THE AFFAIR, premiering Sunday, October 12th at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime.

VIDEO: Showtime Debuts New Teaser, Key Art for THE AFFAIR
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 26, 2014

Today, SHOWTIME debuted the poster for its provocative new drama series THE AFFAIR, which premieres on Sunday, October 12th at 10 p.m. ET/PT. The highly-anticipated series stars Golden Globe® nominees Dominic West (The Wire) and Ruth Wilson (Luther), as well as Emmy® nominee Maura Tierney (ER) and SAG Award® nominee Joshua Jackson (Fringe). Currently in production on ten episodes in and around Long Island, New York, THE AFFAIR is the exploration of two marriages and the emotional and psychological effects of the affair that disrupts them. Check out a new teaser, in addition to the key art, below!

VIDEO: First Look at Showtime's THE AFFAIR, Starring Dominic West, Ruth Wilson and More
by TV News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

SHOWTIME has announced the premiere date for the network's provocative new drama series THE AFFAIR, which will make its series premiere on Sunday, October 19th at 10 pm ET/PT. Currently in production in Montauk, NY, on ten episodes, THE AFFAIR stars Golden Globe nominees Dominic West (The Wire) and Ruth Wilson (Luther), as well as Emmy nominee Maura Tierney (ER) and SAG Award nominee Joshua Jackson (Fringe). As an added bonus, check out an early look at footage from the seductive one-hour drama below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - All-New Episode of HBO's BOARDWALK EMPIRE
by - Sep 9, 2013

Tune in for an all-new episode of HBO's BOARDWALK EMPIRE, premiering Sunday, September 15th at 9pm. Check out clips from the episode below!

VIDEO: Seven New Teasers for BOARDWALK EMPIRE, Season 4!
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2013

From Terence Winter, Emmy Award-winning writer of 'The Sopranos,' and Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese, Boardwalk Empire is set in the 1920s during Prohibition, and chronicles the life and times of Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson. The Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning drama series kicks off its 12-episode fourth season SUNDAY, SEPT. 8 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO, followed by other episodes on subsequent Sundays at the same time. Click below to watch seven new teasers for the upcoming season!

STAGE TUBE: GOD OF CARNAGE Star Jimmy Smits Stops By The NY PIX Morning News
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 14, 2009

Jimmy Smits stoped by NY PIX Morning News to discuss his new role in the Broadway play God Of Carnage.


Eric Overmyer Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Eric Overmyer written?
Eric Overmyer has written 2 shows including In a Pig's Valise (Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist), The Green Bird (Bookwriter).