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25 Theater Books for Your Winter 2022 Reading List Photo 25 Theater Books for Your Winter 2022 Reading List
by Team BWW - Jan 29, 2022

Winter is here and what better time of year to stay in and snuggle up with a great book? You're in luck, because this year, Broadway's best have put pen to paper to turn out theatre page-turners of every kind. From theatre biographies to theatre fiction; theatre books for kids to theatre history; check out our collection of 25 new Broadway books for every theatre lover's winter reading list.

SING OUT STRONG: INCARCERATED VOICES Announced From White Snake Projects Photo SING OUT STRONG: INCARCERATED VOICES Announced From White Snake Projects
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 2, 2021

Galvanized by the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis in May of 2020, Cerise Jacobs and her activist opera company, White Snake Projects, developed the virtual opera Death by Life ‚Äď exploring ¬†the intersection of systemic racism and mass incarceration with texts written by incarcerated writers and their families and a score by five Black composers ‚Äď to stand as a monument of support for the Black Lives Matter movement.

Pittsburgh CLO Launches SONGS FOR A NEW YEAR Photo Pittsburgh CLO Launches SONGS FOR A NEW YEAR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2021

Pittsburgh CLO has announced the launch of an innovative theatrical collaboration project, Songs for a New Year. As a part of its New Works initiative, Pittsburgh CLO reached out to five writing teams to invite them to respond to the turning of the New Year in a commissioned song.

HAMLET Gets Reimagined For Young Audiences At The National Theatre Photo HAMLET Gets Reimagined For Young Audiences At The National Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 7, 2020

Hamlet's dad is dead. His uncle has taken over the kingdom and married Hamlet's mum. The whole world feels like it's turned upside down.

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Presents World Premiere of THE TASTERS Photo Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Presents World Premiere of THE TASTERS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 17, 2019

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble (RTE), Chicago's only Equity theatre dedicated to producing new work with women at the core, presents the world premiere of The Tasters by Meghan Brown, directed by RTE member Devon de Mayo. The Tasters runs January 10 a?" February 16, 2020 at Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, 5779 N. Ridge Avenue in Chicago.  The press opening is Monday, January 20 at 7:00pm

Maria Friedman Stars In Reading Of New Musical THE TROJAN WOMEN Photo Maria Friedman Stars In Reading Of New Musical THE TROJAN WOMEN
by Julie Musbach - Aug 1, 2019

The cast is set for an industry reading of The Trojan Women, which will be presented on 9 August 2019, at Dragon Hall in Covent Garden.

Victory Gardens Theater Announces Casting And Events For The 11th Anniversary IGNITIO Photo Victory Gardens Theater Announces Casting And Events For The 11th Anniversary IGNITION Festival of New Plays 
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 25, 2019

Victory Gardens Theater Artistic Director Chay Yew, Executive Director Erica Daniels and Director of New Play Development Skyler Gray announce the lineup for the 11th Anniversary IGNITION Festival of New Plays, including The Tasters by Meghan Brown; The Gradient by Steph Del Rosso; [hieroglyph] by Erika Dickerson-Despenza; #NEWSLAVES by Keelay Gipson; Reckoning: Furies from a New Queer Nation by Geraldine Inoa; and They Could Give No Name by Exal Iraheta. The 2019 Festival runs August 2 -4, 2019 at Victory Gardens Theater, located at 2433 N Lincoln Avenue.

Pittsburgh CLO Announces Cast of New Musicals Weekend Photo Pittsburgh CLO Announces Cast of New Musicals Weekend
by Julie Musbach - Apr 9, 2019

Pittsburgh CLO will launch its second New Musicals Weekend, a project of the Next Generation Campaign's New Small Musicals Initiative. New Musicals Weekend, the mini version of the SPARK festival, takes the core goals of SPARK and puts them into action over just seven days. New Musicals Weekend aims to develop new musicals for the CLO Cabaret by supporting writing teams with financial and creative resources and by building relationships with local and national artists. 

OPERA America Awards $100,000 In Discovery Grants For Female Composers Photo OPERA America Awards $100,000 In Discovery Grants For Female Composers
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 1, 2019

OPERA America, the national service organization for opera and the nation's leading champion for American opera, is pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of Discovery Grants from the Opera Grants for Female Composers program, which is made possible through the generosity of the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation.

Pittsburgh CLO Launches Second New Musicals Weekend Photo Pittsburgh CLO Launches Second New Musicals Weekend
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 28, 2019

Pittsburgh CLO will launch its second New Musicals Weekend, a project of the Next Generation Campaign's New Small Musicals Initiative. New Musicals Weekend, the mini version of the SPARK festival, takes the core goals of SPARK and puts them into action over just a few days. Similar to SPARK, New Musicals Weekend aims to develop new musicals for the CLO Cabaret by supporting writing teams with financial and creative resources and by building relationships with local and national artists.