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PANDEMONIUM Comes to the People's Improv Theater LOFT This Week Photo PANDEMONIUM Comes to the People's Improv Theater LOFT This Week
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2022

Theatergoers of all ages will have a chance to see Peter Pan and Captain Hook navigate the real world, in a new play about what happens when the characters from the J.M. Barrie classic find themselves stranded, marooned or simply freed in the real world.

PETER PAN: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE Comes to Canterbury's Malthouse Theatre in Spring 2023 Photo PETER PAN: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE Comes to Canterbury's Malthouse Theatre in Spring 2023
by Stephi Wild - Jul 15, 2022

PETER PAN: A Musical Adventure, with music and lyrics by award-winning songwriting duo George Stiles and Anthony Drewe (Mary Poppins, HONK!, Half a Sixpence) and book by Willis Hall (Billy Liar) will be presented in a new production at Canterbury’s Malthouse Theatre in Spring 2023. 

Peter Pan Sequel Takes Flight At The PIT In A World With Cellphones Photo Peter Pan Sequel Takes Flight At The PIT In A World With Cellphones
by Grace Cutler - Jul 1, 2022

Lovers of Peter Pan, Captain James Hook, Wendy and even Tinker Bell can see this cast of legendary, literary characters take flight in a new, fun story at the PIT (People's Improv Theater).

Maryland Ensemble Theatre Presents PETER PAN JR Next Month Photo Maryland Ensemble Theatre Presents PETER PAN JR Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022

Maryland Ensemble Theatre (MET)'s FUN Company raises the curtain on local youth in Peter Pan, Jr. for the family. Peter Pan, Jr. features a robust cast of beloved ensemble characters; Pirates, Lost Boys, and Brave Girls are the mainstay of this timeless production. Peter Pan, Jr. is adapted for the youth stage and provides a unique experience for each performer to explore and create memorable characters in an ensemble, developing invaluable skills to grow as an actor.

A KISS FOR CINDERELLA & More Announced for National Youth Music Theatre's Summer Seas Photo A KISS FOR CINDERELLA & More Announced for National Youth Music Theatre's Summer Season of Musicals
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 20, 2022

This summer, National Youth Music Theatre will present two major musicals, ‚ÄėChess‚Äô at the Curve, Leicester and ‚ÄėRagtime‚Äô together with the world premiere‚Äô of ¬†‚ÄėA Kiss for Cinderella‚Äô at The MCT at Alleyn‚Äôs, Dulwich, and for one night only, NYMT in Concert at the Rose Theatre, Kingston.

BWW Review: Pan Origin Story PETER AND THE STARCATCHER at Ridgefield Theater Barn Photo BWW Review: Pan Origin Story PETER AND THE STARCATCHER at Ridgefield Theater Barn
by Bruce Apar - Jun 9, 2022

The show made a splash on Broadway a dozen years ago, garnering several Tony Awards, mainly in the craft categories (scenic design, sound, lighting, choreography). The sketchy book is like a sketchbook of rapid-fire episodes that leans heavily on the strength of the ensemble to pull it off. This ensemble is more than up to the task.

Tony Yazbeck & Chita Rivera to Perform at Berkshire Theatre Group's 2022 Colonial Con Photo Tony Yazbeck & Chita Rivera to Perform at Berkshire Theatre Group's 2022 Colonial Concert Series Memorial Day Weekend
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

This Memorial Day Weekend, the legendary Tony Award winner Chita Rivera (The Rink, Kiss of the Spider Woman) and the Tony Award nominated song-and-dance man Tony Yazbeck (On the Town) bring Broadway to the Berkshires. 

Troupe Announces The World Première of a New Adaptation of Christopher Isherwood's A Photo Troupe Announces The World Première of a New Adaptation of Christopher Isherwood's A SINGLE MAN at Park Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2022

Troupe today announces the world première of a new adaptation of Christopher Isherwood's A Single Man by Simon Reade. Directed by Philip Wilson, the production opens in Park200 at Park Theatre on 21 October, with previews from 19 October, and runs until 26 November.

Dingbat Theatre Project Announces Summer Programming Photo Dingbat Theatre Project Announces Summer Programming
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2022

Dingbat Theatre Project and Reflex Arts Dance will partner to bring education theatre programming as well as professional theatre performances to Sarasota County. The partnership will allow the Suncoast's quirky theatre company to continue offering high-quality, actor-driven performances, while expanding Reflex Arts Dance's programming to include pre-professional and entry-level theatre training for children.

Tony Yazbeck, Chita Rivera & Charl Brown Announced for BTG 2022 Colonial Concert Seri Photo Tony Yazbeck, Chita Rivera & Charl Brown Announced for BTG 2022 Colonial Concert Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

Berkshire Theatre Group has announced the 2022 Colonial Concert Series: Featuring Broadway Luminaries. 

J.M. Barrie Videos

Video Flashback: Jeremy Jordan Performs in FINDING NEVERLAND at American Repertory Th VideoVideo Flashback: Jeremy Jordan Performs in FINDING NEVERLAND at American Repertory Theatre
by Stage Tube - Aug 14, 2021

Finding Neverland is a musical with music and lyrics by Gary Barlow and Eliot Kennedy and a book by James Graham adapted from the 1998 play The Man Who Was Peter Pan by Allan Knee and its 2004 film version Finding Neverland.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For The Barn Theatre's MARRY ME A LITTLE Starring Rob Houche VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer For The Barn Theatre's MARRY ME A LITTLE Starring Rob Houchen and Celinde Schoenmaker
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2020

The Barn Theatre have released the official trailer for their upcoming revival production of the Stephen Sondheim musical Marry Me A Little starring Rob Houchen (Les Misérables, The Light in the Piazza) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Rocketman, The Phantom of the Opera).

VIDEO: Rob Houchen and Celinde Schoenmaker Perform 'All Things Bright and Beautiful ( VideoVIDEO: Rob Houchen and Celinde Schoenmaker Perform 'All Things Bright and Beautiful (Part 2)' From MARRY ME A LITTLE
by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2020

The Barn Theatre have released a sneak peek video of Rob Houchen (Les Misérables, The Light in the Piazza) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Rocketman, The Phantom of the Opera) performing a?oeAll Things Bright and Beautiful (Part 2)a?? in rehearsals for the theatrea??s upcoming revival production of the Stephen Sondheim musical Marry Me A Little

Broadway Rewind: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Takes Flight on Broadway in 2012 VideoBroadway Rewind: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Takes Flight on Broadway in 2012
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 12, 2020

Today we flashback to 2012, when Peter and the Starcatcher arrived on Broadway at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, where it played for 319 performances. Based on the 2004 novel Peter and the Starcatchers by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, the play was adapted for the stage by Rick Elice.

Exclusive Video: Jeremy Jordan Sings From BONNIE & CLYDE In Concert With Seth Rudetsk VideoExclusive Video: Jeremy Jordan Sings From BONNIE & CLYDE In Concert With Seth Rudetsky
by Alan Henry - Jun 15, 2020

Hosted by beloved musical director and Sirius XM Star Seth Rudetsky, Jeremy Jordan headlined a live concert this weekend June 14th at 8 PM ET. A replay of the concert will also be available to watch one time only at 3PM on June 15th, TODAY!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Jenn Colella in PETER PAN at Pittsburgh CLO VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Jenn Colella in PETER PAN at Pittsburgh CLO
by Alan Henry - Jul 15, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Pittsburgh CLO's Peter Pan starring Jenn Colella, star of Tony-winning Come From Away and Charles Shaughnessy, best known as Maxwell Sheffield on TV's The Nanny. Check out the video!

Susan Egan Shares 1996 Fan Note From Matthew Morrison VideoSusan Egan Shares 1996 Fan Note From Matthew Morrison
by Alan Henry - May 1, 2019

Susan Egan took to Instagram to share a note written by Matthew Morrison to her following a concert in 1996. Egan wrote 'In 1996 I did a little concert at my high school alma mater, the Orange County School of the Arts - alongside some of the current students. I just found the program they signed for me and will now take FULL CREDIT for Matthew Morrisons's career and happiness.'

BWW TV Exclusive: Jeremy Jordan Hits the High Notes in an Intimate Evening of Song an VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Jeremy Jordan Hits the High Notes in an Intimate Evening of Song and Gab with Seth Rudetsky!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 16, 2019

Earlier this week, The Town Hall continued its internationally acclaimed Broadway @ concert series, hosted and music directed by SiriusXM Radio star Seth Rudetsky and produced by Mark Cortale, with Tony Award-nominee Jeremy Jordan. Watch below as one of Broadway's leading men belts out songs chosen by him and Rudetsky and the duo shares behind-the-scenes stories from his career on stage and screen!

VIDEO: Watch Highlights From The New Tour Of FINDING NEVERLAND VideoVIDEO: Watch Highlights From The New Tour Of FINDING NEVERLAND
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 11, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the new tour of Finding Neverland, the enchanting Broadway musical directed by Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus. Check out the video below!

BWW TV: FINDING NEVERLAND Gets Ready to Fly Away on Tour; Go Inside Rehearsals! VideoBWW TV: FINDING NEVERLAND Gets Ready to Fly Away on Tour; Go Inside Rehearsals!
by TV - On the Road - Sep 23, 2018

We're taking you inside the rehearsal room for a special sneak peek of the show before it arrives in a city near you!


J.M. Barrie Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has J.M. Barrie written?
J.M. Barrie has written 1 shows including Jane Annie (Libretto).