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Palm Beach Dramaworks and Actors' Playhouse Present THE BELLE OF AMHERST Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks and Actors' Playhouse Present THE BELLE OF AMHERST
by Stephi Wild - Feb 18, 2021

Palm Beach Dramaworks Producing Artistic Director William Hayes and Actors’ Playhouse Artistic Director David Arisco are pleased to announce that their companies are joining forces on a virtual coproduction of The Belle of Amherst, William Luce’s one-woman play based on the life of Emily Dickinson.

Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 2, 2020

The Light in the Piazza, a romantic, incandescent musical by Craig Lucas (book) and Adam Guettel (music and lyrics) about family secrets and the pursuit of happiness, opens at Palm Beach Dramaworks on Friday, April 3 at 8PM at the Don & Ann Brown Theatre. Winner of six 2005 Tony Awards, including Best Original Score, the show runs through April 26, with specially priced previews on April 1 and 2 (7:30PM). Bruce Linser directs. 

Carbonell Awards Announces This Year's Nominations Photo Carbonell Awards Announces This Year's Nominations
by Stephi Wild - Jan 28, 2020

Palm Beach Dramaworks, the West Palm Beach theater which won the most Carbonell Awards of any theater in 2018, is now the most-nominated theater for 2019.

Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents SKYLIGHT By David Hare Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents SKYLIGHT By David Hare
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 24, 2020

Palm Beach Dramaworks presents Skylight by David Hare Opens February 7 i??at the Don and Ann Brown Theatre.

Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents Tennessee Williams' A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents Tennessee Williams' A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 17, 2019

Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire, the Pulitzer Prize-winner that is on virtually every critic's short list of greatest American plays, opens Palm Beach Dramaworks' 2019-2020 season on Friday, October 11 (8pm) at the Don & Ann Brown Theatre. Performances continue through November 3, with specially priced previews on October 9 and 10 (7:30pm). J. Barry Lewis directs.

Palm Beach Dramaworks Announces Cast And Creative Team For Woody Guthrie's AMERICAN S Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks Announces Cast And Creative Team For Woody Guthrie's AMERICAN SONG
by Stephi Wild - Jun 6, 2018

Palm Beach Dramaworks has announced the cast and creative team of Woody Guthrie's American Song. The musical revue runs from July 13 - August 5 at the Don & Ann Brown Theatre, with a specially priced preview on Thursday, July 12.

Photo Flash: Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents The World Premiere of Joseph McDonough's  Photo Photo Flash: Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents The World Premiere of Joseph McDonough's EDGAR & EMILY
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 26, 2018

They were two literary titans, American originals, born in Massachusetts in the early nineteenth century. Although they lived very different lives, they had certain fundamental things in common. They were both tortured souls who could not escape their demons. They both wrote frequently about death and sorrow and loss, yet they seemed to derive their greatest pleasure from their work.

Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents ON GOLDEN POND Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents ON GOLDEN POND
by Julie Musbach - Jan 5, 2018

When playwright Ernest Thompson was growing up, he and his family summered at a lakefront cabin in Maine. That special place was the inspiration for On Golden Pond, his extraordinarily popular, bittersweet play about love and aging, recrimination and reconciliation. Since its Broadway premiere in 1979, the play has been seen in more than 40 countries, and performed in some 30 languages. On Golden Pond opens at Palm Beach Dramaworks onFebruary 2 and continues through February 25, with specially priced previews on January 31 and February 1.

Photo Flash: First Look at BILLY AND ME Photo Photo Flash: First Look at BILLY AND ME
by Julie Musbach - Dec 22, 2017

Billy and Me , a new play by Terry Teachout , author of the acclaimed Satchmo at the Waldorf , will receive its world premiere on December 8 at Palm Beach Dramaworks. 'A work of fiction freely based on fact,' the play speculates on the tempestuous friendship between playwrights Tennessee Williams and William Inge . PBD Producing Artistic Director William Hayes , who suggested the idea to Teachout, directs the premiere, which runs through December 31, with specially priced previews on December 6 and 7.

Palm Beach Dramaworks' to Chat with Broadway's Sandy Duncan Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks' to Chat with Broadway's Sandy Duncan
by Julie Musbach - Dec 20, 2017

Sandy Duncan soared on Broadway in Peter Pan, made a splash in My One and Only, and rocked it as Roxie in Chicago. OnTuesday, January 9, the multi-talented, three-time Tony Award nominee comes to Palm Beach Dramaworks to take part in the popular series Dramalogue Talking Theatre! Duncan will appear live, onstage with Sheryl Flatow, to discuss her fascinating, 60-year career that began in a summer production of The King and I in Dallas when she was 12. The program will be presented twice, at2pm and 7pm, at the Don & Ann Brown Theatre.

Photo Flash: Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents The World Premiere of Terry Teachout's BI Photo Photo Flash: Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents The World Premiere of Terry Teachout's BILLY AND ME
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 8, 2017

Billy and Me , a new play by Terry Teachout , author of the acclaimed Satchmo at the Waldorf , will receive its world premiere on December 8 at Palm Beach Dramaworks. A work of fiction freely based on fact, the play speculates on the tempestuous friendship between playwrights Tennessee Williams and William Inge . PBD Producing Artistic Director William Hayes , who suggested the idea to Teachout, directs the premiere, which runs through December 31, with specially priced previews on December 6 and 7.

Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents The World Premiere Of Terry Teachout's BILLY AND ME Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents The World Premiere Of Terry Teachout's BILLY AND ME
by Stephi Wild - Nov 14, 2017

Palm Beach Dramaworks presents the World Premiere of Terry Teachout's Billy and Me. Inspired by the friendship between playwrights Tennessee Williams and William Inge, the show opens December 8 at the Don & Ann Brown Theatre.

BWW Review: THE LITTLE FOXES at Palm Beach Dramaworks Photo BWW Review: THE LITTLE FOXES at Palm Beach Dramaworks
by John Lariviere - Oct 30, 2017

Palm Beach Dramaworks presents Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes. Considered by many to be Hellman's masterpiece, this classic play about greed and the path of destruction it leaves in it's wake is as timely now as when it was written in 1939.

Photo Flash: Palm Beach Dramaworks presents Lillian Hellman's THE LITTLE FOXES Photo Photo Flash: Palm Beach Dramaworks presents Lillian Hellman's THE LITTLE FOXES
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 16, 2017

Shortly after The Little Foxes opened on Broadway in 1939, Lillian Hellman summed up the meaning of her play in an interview in theNew York Herald Tribune . I merely wanted, in essence, to say: 'Here I am representing for you the sort of person who ruins the world for us.'

Palm Beach Dramaworks presents Lillian Hellman's THE LITTLE FOXES Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks presents Lillian Hellman's THE LITTLE FOXES
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 26, 2017

Shortly after The Little Foxes opened on Broadway in 1939, Lillian Hellman summed up the meaning of her play in an interview in the New York Herald Tribune. I merely wanted, in essence, to say: 'Here I am representing for you the sort of person who ruins the world for us.'

Palm Beach Dramaworks to Stage SWEENEY TODD This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

Audiences will be in for a bloody good time this summer, when Palm Beach Dramaworks presents Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.

SWEENEY TODD Opens 7/14 at Palm Beach Dramaworks
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

There's a new tonsorial parlor setting up shop at Palm Beach Dramaworks this summer, and the proprietor possesses skills that can best be described as cutthroat. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, the brilliant Tony Award-winning musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim (music and lyrics) and Hugh Wheeler (book), opens at the Don & Ann Brown Theatre on July 14, following a specially priced preview on July 13. This deliciously macabre and witty tale of a throat-slitting barber and his enterprising accomplice, Mrs. Lovett, who grinds his victims into meat pies, runs through August 6. Clive Cholerton directs and Emmanuel Schvartzman, making his PBD debut, is the musical director.

SWEENEY TODD Opens 7/14 at Palm Beach Dramaworks
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 19, 2017

There's a new tonsorial parlor setting up shop at Palm Beach Dramaworks this summer, and the proprietor possesses skills that can best be described as cutthroat. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, the brilliant Tony Award-winning musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim (music and lyrics) and Hugh Wheeler (book), opens at the Don & Ann Brown Theatre on July 14, following a specially priced preview on July 13. This deliciously macabre and witty tale of a throat-slitting barber and his enterprising accomplice, Mrs. Lovett, who grinds his victims into meat pies, runs through August 6. Clive Cholerton directs and Emmanuel Schvartzman, making his PBD debut, is the musical director.

Palm Beach Dramaworks presents ARCADIA by Tom Stoppard
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 27, 2017

 "It's wanting to know that makes us matter," says one of the characters in Arcadia, Tom Stoppard's luminous comedy of ideas. In this profound, funny, moving, Olivier Award-winning masterpiece, Stoppard explores the great mysteries of science and art, and illuminates the very human desire for making connections - intellectual, romantic, and physical. Arcadia opens at Palm Beach Dramaworks on March 31 and continues through April 30, with specially priced previews on March 29 and 30.  

Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents ARCADIA by Tom Stoppard
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 2, 2017

 "It's wanting to know that makes us matter," says one of the characters in Arcadia, Tom Stoppard's luminous comedy of ideas. In this profound, funny, moving, Olivier Award-winning masterpiece, Stoppard explores the great mysteries of science and art, and illuminates the very human desire for making connections - intellectual, romantic, and physical. Arcadia opens at Palm Beach Dramaworks on March 31 and continues throughApril 30, with specially priced previews on March 29 and 30.  

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