Northern Stage Announces Spring 2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2018

Spring 2019 at Northern Stage features ambitious new productions made in Newcastle, alongside new shows from some of the UK's most exciting and innovative theatre companies and work made by and for children and young people. Plus comedy, dance and an eclectic programme in the intimate Stage 3 performance space. (more...)

Latitude Festival Announces Final Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2017

With only a month to go, the 12th edition of Latitude Festival once again sets the bar high for summer festivals, with a host of names announced across the stages including the BBC Music Introducing Stage, The SpeakEasy, Music and Film, Solas and many more. Latitude Festival takes place on 13th - 16th July in the stunning grounds of Henham Park, Suffolk. (more...)

Orpheum Family Series to Begin Next Month with CELESTE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

The Orpheum Theatre Group's 2016-2017 Family Series begins with Celeste today, October 28th at 6:30 PM at the Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education. (more...)

Orpheum Family Series to Begin Next Month with CELESTE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

The Orpheum Theatre Group's 2016-2017 Family Series begins with Celeste on Friday, October 28th at 6:30 PM at the Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education. (more...)

'BROWN BEAR', ROCK THE PRESIDENTS and More Set for The Orpheum's 2016-17 Family Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2016

The Orpheum Theatre Group is proud to announce the lineup for the 2016-2017 Family Series. This season features exciting adaptations of beloved literary classics and performances that will both challenge and enlighten the entire family. The series runs October through February, with performances in both the historic Orpheum Theatre and the Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education. (more...)

Orpheum's HALLORAN CENTRE Officially Opens with Ribbon Cutting, Dedication
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2015

Today at 2:00 PM the Memphis Development Foundation (MDF), which operates the Orpheum Theatre, formally dedicated the newest and largest capital project in its history: the Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education. The ceremony included a ribbon cutting, flag presentation, dedication prayer, and reception. Event speakers included MDF Board Chairman Andy Taylor, Mayor AC Wharton, Jr., Mayor Mark H. Luttrell, and Orpheum President & CEO Pat Halloran. Mr. Taylor led the ceremony, and Dr. Scott Morris presided over the dedication. (more...)

Orpheum Theatre Sets Music Series at the Halloran Centre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2015

With the completion of the new Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education the Orpheum Theatre is proud to introduce an annual music series. Beginning October 17th with Chester Thompson Trio, the 2015-2016 Music Series will feature a variety of musical artists that break boundaries and redefine the parameters of conventional genres. (more...)

Tickets to Orpheum's 2015-16 FAMILY SERIES on Sale 9/14
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2015

The Orpheum Theatre announced a season of engaging literary favorites, visually stunning dance, and energetic musical performances for the 2015-2016 Family Series. This year, the Orpheum's new Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education allows the Series to double its schedule for a year of exciting productions made for the entire family. (more...)

2015-16 SOUTHERN CIRCUIT SERIES Now at Home at the Halloran Centre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2015

The Orpheum Theatre's new Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education will become the new home of the Memphis stop on the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers. The series, hosted previously through Indie Memphis, will consist of six screenings beginning September 9th at 7:00 PM with I Will Dance and concluding in April of 2016. (more...)

Orpheum Welcomes Ron Jewell as VP of Centre Operations
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2015

The Memphis Development Foundation (MDF), which operates the historic Orpheum Theatre, announces that Ron Jewell, current Director of the Bartlett Performing Arts Center, will join the MDF staff as Vice-President of Operations at the forthcoming Centre for Performing Arts Education. The $14.5 million Centre is expected to formally open in August of this year. (more...)

SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE!, SPOT and More Set for Orpheum Theatre's 2014-15 Family Series
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2014

The Orpheum Theatre announces its 2014-2015 Family Series. This incredible season consists of five highly entertaining and energetic family-friendly productions. (more...)

SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE!, SPOT and More Set for Orpheum Theatre's 2014-15 Family Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

The Orpheum Theatre announces its 2014-2015 Family Series. This incredible season consists of five highly entertaining and energetic family-friendly productions. (more...)

Orpheum Theatre & Shelby County Schools Launch Kennedy Center Partnership
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2014

The Orpheum Theatre has announced its acceptance, in partnership with Shelby County Schools (SCS), into the John F. Kennedy Center's Partners in Education program. Formally accepted in April, The Orpheum and SCS initiated the program in Memphis with a week of teacher professional development July 7th through 11th. (more...)

The Orpheum Announces 2013-14 Family Series: FROGZ!, 'HUNGRY CATERPILLAR' & More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2013

The Orpheum Theatre proudly announces its 2013-2014 Family Series. This year's exciting line-up consists of seven highly entertaining family-friendly productions. (more...)

Orpheum Announces High School Musical Theater Awards Program
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2009

Beginning this fall, high school theatre programs within 35 miles of The Orpheum will submit applications to enter their school's musical in the competition. Anonymous adjudicators will attend musicals at each participating school and complete evaluations that rate different elements of each production. (more...)