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Seattle Center Offers Virtual Exploration, Education And Entertainment This Month Photo Seattle Center Offers Virtual Exploration, Education And Entertainment This Month
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 2, 2021

As we edge ever closer to a return to in-person events at Seattle Center, June offers a vast variety of online options. They include cultural festivals, classical music and dance, varied cinema and theater, virtual classes and workshops and more.

Circle X Theatre Co. Presents Two Virtual Readings Of LOUIS SLOTIN SONATA By Paul Mul Photo Circle X Theatre Co. Presents Two Virtual Readings Of LOUIS SLOTIN SONATA By Paul Mullin
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 12, 2021

Circle X Theatre Co. in association with Trial and Error Productions and thanks to a generous grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is pleased to present two free Zoom readings of LOUIS SLOTIN SONATA by Paul Mullin, directed by John Langs.

New Casting Announced for GHOSTS at Seattle Rep Photo New Casting Announced for GHOSTS at Seattle Rep
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2021

Seattle Rep today announced new casting for its third Plays In Process installment, set to feature a fresh and relevant new translation of the Ibsen masterpiece Ghosts. The Plays in Process program offers audiences a behind-the-scenes look at the development of new works on the horizon for Seattle Rep.

D'Lo and Mikaal Sulaiman Receive the 2021 Dorothy and Richard Sherwood Award Photo D'Lo and Mikaal Sulaiman Receive the 2021 Dorothy and Richard Sherwood Award
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2021

Center Theatre Group‚Äôs Dorothy and Richard Sherwood Award will go to two artists ‚ÄstD‚ÄôLo¬†and¬†Mikaal Sulaiman. Center Theatre Group recognizes and celebrates this year‚Äôs finalists for their exceptional contributions to the Los Angeles theatre landscape and their work as innovative and adventurous artists.

Theatreworks Silicon Valley to Stream New Works Festival Online Photo Theatreworks Silicon Valley to Stream New Works Festival Online
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 25, 2021

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley will stream an advance look at tomorrow's hits in New Works Festival Online.

Alliance Theatre Announces Updates to 2020/21 Season, Featuring UNDER THE TENT Pop-Up Photo Alliance Theatre Announces Updates to 2020/21 Season, Featuring UNDER THE TENT Pop-Up Concert Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 27, 2021

The Alliance Theatre today announced updates to its 2020/21 season, including a new ‚ÄúUnder The Tent‚Ä̬†series to provide more socially-distanced performance options.¬† The ‚ÄúUnder the Tent‚ÄĚ series will include a concert staging of the Broadway hit¬†WORKING: A MUSICAL, as well as concert-style performances of¬†BEAUTIFUL BLACKBIRD LIVE¬†and¬†more.

Center Theatre Group's 2021 Sherwood Award Finalists Announced Photo Center Theatre Group's 2021 Sherwood Award Finalists Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2020

Three finalists have been selected for Center Theatre Group’s 2021 Dorothy and Richard E. Sherwood Award: D’Lo, Lena Sands and Mikaal Sulaiman. Center Theatre Group recognizes and celebrates this year’s finalists for their exceptional contributions to the Los Angeles theatre landscape and their work as innovative and adventurous artists.

Passes Now Available to the Public for NAMT's FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS Photo Passes Now Available to the Public for NAMT's FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 12, 2020

The National Alliance for Musical Theatre has announced that the public can attend NAMT's 32nd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS by making a donation to NAMT ($30 donation for one day / $50 donation for both days).

Amber Iman, Zachary Noah Piser, Vincent Rodriguez III and More Announced for 32nd Ann Photo Amber Iman, Zachary Noah Piser, Vincent Rodriguez III and More Announced for 32nd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2020

National Alliance for Musical Theatre has announced this year's directors, musical directors and casting for their 32nd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS, on Thursday, November 19 and Friday, November 20, 2020. Due to the pandemic, the Festival will be reimagined and shared online through Broadway On Demand. Events will kick off on November 17.

Tantrum Theater Releases Its Revised Fall Season Photo Tantrum Theater Releases Its Revised Fall Season
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 12, 2020

The pandemic might have stopped many other theaters across the county from producing work during the pandemic, but Ohio University's Tantrum Theater persevered and continues to produce work with a collective of creative artists. 

National Alliance for Musical Theatre Announces Lineup for 32nd Annual FESTIVAL OF NE Photo National Alliance for Musical Theatre Announces Lineup for 32nd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 10, 2020

National Alliance for Musical Theatre has announced the line-up of new musicals for their 32nd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS, on Thursday, November 19 and Friday, November 20, 2020.

Seattle Rep 2019/2020 Season Announced Photo Seattle Rep 2019/2020 Season Announced
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 18, 2019

Artistic Director Braden Abraham today announced Seattle Rep's new nine-play 2019/2020 season, which features the second Public Works Seattle production, two musical works, a world premiere, a Pulitzer-Prize nominated play, and more. To align with their vision of 'theater at the heart of public life,' Seattle Rep is also rolling out their new visual identity over the next few months, with a full campaign to be launched in August. With this announcement of the new season, Seattle will get a taste of what is coming at Seattle Rep.

Hip-Hop and Social Justice Musical Begins Beta Series Workshop Photo Hip-Hop and Social Justice Musical Begins Beta Series Workshop
by Julie Musbach - Dec 22, 2017

Village Theatre kicks off the second Season of the Beta Series with How to Break, a new musical with book & lyrics by Aaron Jafferis, song & lyrics by Rebecca Hart, and a beatbox score by Yako 440. How to Break will run at Village Theatre's First Stage Theatre in Issaquah from January 5-14, 2018.

Seattle Shakespeare's BRING DOWN THE HOUSE Tops 2017 Gregory Awards; All the Winners! Photo Seattle Shakespeare's BRING DOWN THE HOUSE Tops 2017 Gregory Awards; All the Winners!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2017

Women and artists of color took center stage earlier this week at Theatre Puget Sound's 2017 Gregory Awards. Scroll down for the full list of winners!

Review Roundup: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at American Players Theatre Photo Review Roundup: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at American Players Theatre
by BWW Intern - Sep 5, 2017

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at American Players Theatre's newly renovated Hill Theatre brings a modern spin on this Shakespearean classic, which first played on the American Players Theatre stage thirty seven years ago.

Alliance to Premiere Beloved Children's Story, THE DANCING GRANNY
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

The Alliance Theatre has announce its upcoming world premiere production, The Dancing Granny. Based on the children's book by Newbery Honor winner Ashley Bryan, The Dancing Granny comes to life with exciting music and movement in this family-friendly, one-act production, at three locations June 10 - July 16, 2017.

Photo Flash: First Look at CINDERELLA AND FELLA, Opening Tonight at Alliance Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

Atlanta's nationally acclaimed Alliance Theatre presents present Cinderella and Fella, a contemporary musical spin on the Cinderella fairytale. Rosemary Newcott, the Sally G. Tomlinson Artistic Director of Theatre for Youth and Families, directs this family friendly one-act production. Cinderella and Fella will run twice a day on Saturdays and Sundays,  now through April, 2017. Opening night is tonight, March 21, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

Alliance Theatre presents CINDERELLA AND FELLA
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 20, 2017

Atlanta's nationally acclaimed Alliance Theatre is pleased to present Cinderella and Fella, a contemporary musical spin on the Cinderella fairytale.  Rosemary Newcott, the Sally G. Tomlinson Artistic Director of Theatre for Youth and Families, directs this family friendly one-act production.  Cinderella and Fella will run twice a day on Saturdays and Sundays, March 19 - April, 2017.  Opening night is Tuesday, March 21, at 7:00 p.m. 

A WONDER IN MY SOUL World Premiere Extends at Victory Gardens
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

Artistic Director Chay Yew and Managing Director Erica Daniels announce a one-week extension to the World Premiere, hit production of A Wonder In My Soul, written by ensemble playwright Marcus Gardley and directed by Chay Yew, with music direction by Jaret Landon. A Wonder In My Soul will now run through March 19, 2017 at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue.

The Alliance Theatre present CINDERELLA AND FELLA
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 17, 2017

Atlanta's nationally acclaimed Alliance Theatre is pleased to present Cinderella and Fella, a contemporary musical spin on the Cinderella fairytale.  Rosemary Newcott, the Sally G. Tomlinson Artistic Director of Theatre for Youth and Families, directs this family friendly one-act production.  Cinderella and Fella will run twice a day on Saturdays and Sundays, March 19 - April, 2017.  Opening night is Tuesday, March 21, at 7:00 p.m. 

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