BEND IN THE ROAD Ends Run at NYMF Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy, is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. The sold out run is set to end today (Sunday) at 1 PM at PTC Performance Space, 555 West 42nd Street (between Tenth & Eleventh Ave.) (more...)

BEND IN THE ROAD to End NYMF Run this Today, Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy, is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. The sold out run is set to end this Today, July 28th. (more...)

Photo Flash: Cast of BEND IN THE ROAD Celebrates Opening Night at Sardi's
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy by Michael Upward and Benita Scheckel, celebrated its Opening Night earlier this week at Sardi's. BEND IN THE ROAD is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. Check out a look back at the evening below! (more...)

BEND IN THE ROAD to End NYMF Run this Sunday, 7/28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy, is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. The sold out run is set to end this Sunday, July 28th. (more...)

NYMF's BEND IN THE ROAD to Play Additional Performance Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy, is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. The entire run sold out so quickly that NYMF recently announced that the production will play a special added performance on Thursday, July 25that 1PM. Under the direction of Benjamin Endsley Klein, the 14-member cast of BEND IN THE ROAD features Alison Woods (THE FANTASTICKS, 'Big Love') as Anne Shirley, Martin Vidnovic (OKLAHOMA!, THE KING AND I, GUYS AND DOLLS, BRIGADOON, THE ADDAMS FAMILY, BABY), Jordan Barrow, Mimi Bessette (THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS, BONNIE AND CLYDE), Brandon Essig, Kasie Gasparini, Justine Huxley (MAX AND RUBY), Anne Kanengeiser (RAGTIME, LITTLE WOMEN), Kevin Ligon (KISS ME, KATE, THE SECRET GARDEN), CJ Pawlikowski, Maureen Silliman (SHENANDOAH, I REMEMBER MAMA), Chelsea Stavis, Rachel Weintraub ('Saturday Night Live'), and Whitney Winfield(SHREK). (more...)

Martin Vidnovic and Kevin Ligon Star in BEND IN THE ROAD at NYMF, 7/18-28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2013

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) presents Tony nominee Martin Vidnovic and Kevin Ligon (Sister Act, The Producers) in Bend In The Road beginning July 18 at the PTC Performance Space. (more...)

BEND IN THE ROAD Opens at NYMF Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy, is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. The production opens tonight (Thursday) at PTC Performance Space, 555 West 42nd Street (between Tenth & Eleventh Ave.) (more...)

Photo Flash: NYMF's BEND IN THE ROAD Company Rings NASDAQ Closing Bell
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2013

The cast of the upcoming BEND IN THE ROAD presided over the closing bell at NASDAQ MarketSite on July 12th. The ceremony was broadcast live on the 7-story-tall NASDAQ Tower looming over Times Square at Broadway & 43rd Street. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

BEND IN THE ROAD at NYMF Adds 7/25 Performance
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy, is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. The entire run sold out so quickly that NYMF today announced that the production will play a special added performance on Thursday, July 25that 1PM. (more...)

Photo Flash: BEND IN THE ROAD's Martin Vidnovic and Alison Woods Visit THE FANTASTICKS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy, is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. The shows stars, Martin Vidnovic and Alison Woods, recently caught a performance of the world's longest-running musical THE FANTASTICKS at the Snapple Theater Center. Both have strong ties to the show as Martin starred as Bellomy in this current revival and he played El Gallo in the original Sullivan Street Playhouse production in the 1970s. And Alison was selected by director Jason Alexander to play the leading role of Luisa in his all-star production of THE FANTASTICKS at Reprise with Eric McCormack and Lucas Grabeel. Scroll down for photos of the stars backstage! (more...)

Photo Flash: Cast of BEND IN THE ROAD Performs at NYMF Lunchtime Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy, is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. The entire cast recently performed at the Worldwide Plaza Summer Concert Series on Thursday, June 27th. Check out photos below! (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with NYMF's BEND IN THE ROAD
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy, is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. Rehearsals began June 18th, with the first performance set for July 18th. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in rehearsal! (more...)

Martin Vidnovic & Alison Woods to Star in BEND IN THE ROAD at NYMF, 7/18-28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy, is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. Benjamin Endsley Klein directs a cast of 14 including Alison Woods (THE FANTASTICKS) as Anne Shirley, Jordan Barrow, Mimi Bessette (BONNIE AND CLYDE), Brandon Essig, Kasie Gasparini, Justine Huxley (MAX AND RUBY), Anne Kanengeiser (RAGTIME), Kevin Ligon (SISTER ACT), CJ Pawlikowski, Maureen Silliman (PICTURES IN THE HALL), Chelsea Stavis, Martin Vidnovic (GUYS AND DOLLS, FOOTLOOSE, THE KING AND I, OKLAHOMA!, BABY, BRIGADOON), Rachel Weintraub (“Saturday Night Live”), and Whitney Winfield (SHREK). (more...)

NYMF Announces Additional Concerts, Talkbacks & Workshops; Tickets Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2013

Completing the programming for the 10th annual New York Musical Theatre Festival, NYMF announced several additional concerts, a series of educational workshops, and a "Musicals on Television" screening series in partnership with the Paley Center for Media. This year's Festival will begin July 8th and continue through July 28th. Single tickets are currently on sale. (more...)

Alison Woods Headlines BEND IN THE ROAD at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2013

BEND IN THE ROAD, a new musical comedy, is an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's (NYMF) 2013 Next Link Project. (more...)

BEND IN THE ROAD, Based on ANNE OF GREEN GABLES, Premieres 9/15 at Pasadena Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2012

Bend in the Road, a new family musical based on Anne of Green Gables, has been set for a limited engagement at the Carrie Hamilton Theatre (upstairs at The Pasadena Playhouse) in Pasadena. (more...)

Pasadena Playhouse to Host Events For Jazz Institute Beginning in May 2010
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2010

Pasadena Playhouse (Sheldon Epps, Artistic Director and Stephen Eich, Executive Director) today announced that the State Theater of California will host events beginning in May 2010 for Pasadena Jazz Institute, Lyric Opera and Blair IB School, as the organization continues its process of financial reorganization. (more...)