BWW Interview: Cast Member Dana Omar Discusses The Hypocrites and Their Upcoming PIRATES OF PENZANCEBWW Interview: Cast Member Dana Omar Discusses The Hypocrites and Their Upcoming PIRATES OF PENZANCE
by Don Grigware - Jan 17, 2018

Pasadena Playhouse, the State Theatre of California, reinvents its theatre to present Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance, as reimagined by the Chicago theatre hooligans The Hypocrites. This wacky beach party with flying beach balls, rubber duckies, ukuleles, banjos, plastic swimming pools, and a tiki bar brings the audience on stage for a night they won't forget. Pirates of Penzance by Gilbert and Sullivan is presented by Pasadena Playhouse in association with The Hypocrites. It is adapted and directed by Sean Graney; co-adapted by Kevin O'Donnell and with music direction by Andra Velis Simon. Cast member Dana Omar answers my questions belo (more...)

Wacky Beach Party PIRATES OF PENZANCE Comes to Pasadena PlayhouseWacky Beach Party PIRATES OF PENZANCE Comes to Pasadena Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2017

Pasadena Playhouse, the State Theatre of California, reinvents its theatre to present Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance, as reimagined by the Chicago theatre hooligans The Hypocrites. This wacky beach party with flying beach balls, rubber duckies, ukuleles, banjos, plastic swimming pools, and a tiki bar brings the audience on stage for a night they won't forget. (more...)

Gingold Theatrical Group's PROJECT SHAW Announces The 2018 SeasonGingold Theatrical Group's PROJECT SHAW Announces The 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2017

Gingold Theatrical Group (David Staller, Artistic Director) is proud to announce the 13th Season of Project Shaw, a special series of evenings offering some of Shaw's greatest works and those of his contemporaries, presented monthly at Symphony Space's Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). (more...)

Cast and Creative Announced for Lyric Stage's ROAD SHOWCast and Creative Announced for Lyric Stage's ROAD SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2017

On his continuing journey through the works of Stephen Sondheim, director Spiro Veloudos brings us Sondheim's latest work,Road Show, the true boom-and-bust story of two of the most colorful and outrageous fortune-seekers in American history. From the Alaskan Gold Rush to the Florida real estate boom in the 1930s, entrepreneur Addison Mizner and his fast-talking brother Wilson were proof positive that the road to the American Dream is often a seductive, treacherous tightrope walk. (more...)

August Strindberg's THE BLACK GLOVE Comes to the Gene Frankel TheatreAugust Strindberg's THE BLACK GLOVE Comes to the Gene Frankel Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2017

Even people familiar with August Strindberg may be surprised to learn that he wrote plays for children. The best example is 'The Black Glove,' his final Chamber Play. Its place in history has been obscured by a historical fluke: it premiered in 1911, after the close of Strindberg's Intimate Theater, which it was written for. This kept it out of many anthologies. (more...)

Children's Christmas Play THE BLACK GLOVE Begins Tonight at August Strindberg RepChildren's Christmas Play THE BLACK GLOVE Begins Tonight at August Strindberg Rep
by BroadwayWorld JR - Nov 30, 2017

Even people familiar with August Strindberg may be surprised to learn that he wrote plays for children. The best example is 'The Black Glove,' the fifth (and least performed) of his Chamber Plays. (more...)

Scoop: THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT on CBS - 1/12/2017- 1/17/2017
by TV Scoop - Jan 12, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT, airing on CBS on Thursday, January 12, 2017! (more...)