Art House Productions Announces 2018/2019 SeasonArt House Productions Announces 2018/2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2018

Art House Productions announces its full schedule of arts programming from September 2018 until June 2019.  Beginning in September, Art House presents its first Artist-in-Residence: Raven Taisce White. Raven is a trans woman from South Carolina and her company, BIRDHOUSE perform a reimagining of their piece Hot Winter. Hot Winter follows five humans as they struggle to understand one another, unifying in difference and falling apart in sameness and is a surrealistic look at the performers' collective universe. (more...)

Political Satire THIS IS THE WEEK THAT IS Opens At 1812 ProductionsPolitical Satire THIS IS THE WEEK THAT IS Opens At 1812 Productions
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2017

1812 Productions is pleased to present its annual political comedy, and a Philadelphia favorite, This Is The Week That Is. A staple of the Philadelphia theatre season for the past 12 years, This Is The Week That Is brings to the stage sharp satire and content that changes with the headlines. This Is The Week That Is opens Wednesday November 29th at 7pm at Plays & Players Theatre, 1714 Delancey Place, in Center City. Preview performances begin Today November 24th. The production will play through December 31st. Tickets and information are available at www.1812productions.org or at 215-592-9560. (more...)

Political Satire THIS IS THE WEEK THAT IS Opens At 1812 ProductionsPolitical Satire THIS IS THE WEEK THAT IS Opens At 1812 Productions
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

1812 Productions is pleased to present its annual political comedy, and a Philadelphia favorite, This Is The Week That Is. A staple of the Philadelphia theatre season for the past 12 years, This Is The Week That Is brings to the stage sharp satire and content that changes with the headlines. This Is The Week That Is opens Wednesday November 29th at 7pm at Plays & Players Theatre, 1714 Delancey Place, in Center City. Preview performances begin Friday November 24th. The production will play through December 31st. Tickets and information are available at www.1812productions.org or at 215-592-9560. (more...)

Tangent Theatre Slates 2017 NEWvember New Plays FestivalTangent Theatre Slates 2017 NEWvember New Plays Festival
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

Tangent Theatre Company announces their annual NEWvember new plays reading series, NEW17 Works in Progress - a festival of five original plays by Tangent company and past NEWvember playwrights, to be held at their intimate Carpenter Shop Theater, November 9-12, 2017. (more...)

Randy Blair, Kate Weber, Grace McLean and More Set for UBU SHIT SHOW TonightRandy Blair, Kate Weber, Grace McLean and More Set for UBU SHIT SHOW Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2017

Celebrate mischief night with a one-night-only performance of UBU SHIT SHOW, the hilarious trump hatef*ck we've all been waiting for. Because sometimes you have to laugh. (more...)

Tangent Theatre Slates 2017 NEWvember New Plays FestivalTangent Theatre Slates 2017 NEWvember New Plays Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2017

Tangent Theatre Company announces their annual NEWvember new plays reading series, NEW17 Works in Progress - a festival of five original plays by Tangent company and past NEWvember playwrights, to be held at their intimate Carpenter Shop Theater, November 9-12, 2017. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Philadelphia - Week of 10/20/2017Now Playing Onstage in Philadelphia - Week of 10/20/2017
by BWW - Oct 20, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/20/2017 for Philadelphia (more...)

BUYER & CELLAR Opens 10/11 at 1812 ProductionsBUYER & CELLAR Opens 10/11 at 1812 Productions
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

1812 Productions opens its 21st season with Jonathan Tolins' hit comedy Buyer & Cellar. Directed by Dan O'Neil, Buyer & Cellar stars Dito van Reigersberg, best known for his work with Pig Iron Theatre Company and as his alter-ego, cabaret queen Martha Graham Cracker. Buyer & Cellar opens on Wednesday, October 11th at Plays & Players Theatre in Center City. Previews begin October 5th. The production will run through October 29th. Tickets and information are available at www.1812productions.org or at 215-592-9560. (more...)

1812 Productions' 2017-2018 Season Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2017

1812 Productions is pleased to announce its 2017-2018 theatre season. The 2017-2018 season includes Philadelphia premieres from Jonathan Tolins and Philadelphia playwright Michael Hollinger, original works, sharp political satire, and a co-production with Act II Playhouse. (more...)

AboutFACE Ireland Announce Plays to be Featured at New Winter Pub Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

AboutFACE Ireland are delighted to announce the three plays that will be featured in their Winter Pub Reading Series 2017. The event will mark the opening of their new 2017 season in Dublin dedicated to developing and presenting exciting new plays, and celebrating their return to full-time production in Ireland after 10 years being primarily based in New York. (more...)

WP Theater Announces The Pipeline Festival Complete Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2016

Women's Project Theater, under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Lisa McNulty and Managing Director Maureen Moynihan, is thrilled to announce the complete lineup for the inaugural Pipeline Festival, showcasing the work of the celebrated WP Lab residency for playwrights, directors and producers from March 24 - April 23 at the McGinn/ Cazale Theater at Broadway & 76th Street. (more...)

Ars Nova Sets Complete ANT Fest 2015 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

 Ars Nova has announced the lineup for its 8th Annual ANT Fest, running June 1 - 26.  This year's festival of all new talent features four nonstop weeks of comedy, music & theater mash-ups, and invites audiences on a nightly adventure with the next wave of breakthrough artists at Ars Nova.  A complete lineup is listed below. (more...)

NUTCRACKER: PART 1, THE WORKSHOP to Play Knockdown Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2014

Nutcracker: Part I, The Workshop: An immersive, dance-theatre reimagining of the classic ballet, performed in the cavernous Knockdown Center, depicts the life-story of a woman (and dancer) named Clara. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at From The Fog Productions' London Premiere of BEST OF FRIENDS
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2014

From the Fog Productions presents the London premiere of Best of Friends, featuring music, book, and lyrics by Nick Fogarty, now through Today 10 May at the Landor Theatre with performances Tuesday-Today at 7:30pm and Today and Sunday at 3:00pm. Best of Friends is directed by Rob McWhir with musical direction by Tom Turner and lighting design by Richard Lambert. Scroll down to see some photos from the production! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at From The Fog Productions' London Premiere of BEST OF FRIENDS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2014

From the Fog Productions presents the London premiere of Best of Friends, featuring music, book, and lyrics by Nick Fogarty, now through Saturday 10 May at the Landor Theatre with performances Tuesday-Saturday at 7:30pm and Saturday and Sunday at 3:00pm. Best of Friends is directed by Rob McWhir with musical direction by Tom Turner and lighting design by Richard Lambert. Scroll down to see some photos from the production! (more...)

Dennis Staroselsky Named Stella Adler Studio of Acting's Harold Clurman Lab Theater's 2014 Playwright-in-Residence
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2014

The Harold Clurman Playwrights Division, a program of the Stella Adler Studio of Acting, has chosen actor/writer Dennis Staroselsky as it's Playwright-in-Residence for 2014. Previous residents include Halley Feiffer, Mia Chung, Anton Dudley, Christina Gorman, Zayd Dohrn, and Peter Nickowitz. Over seventy writers submitted applications and full-length plays for consideration in the merit-based annual search. (more...)

Tangent Theatre and AboutFACE Ireland Announce 2012 NEWvember Festival, 11/8-11
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2012

Tangent Theatre Company announces the six plays to be featured in their NEWvember New Plays Festival - a showcase of original works to be held at the Carpenter Shop Theater, their intimate 50-seat performance space (Nov. 8 -11, 2012). (more...)

Tangent Theatre and AboutFACE Ireland Host 2012 NEWvember Festival, Now thru 11/11
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2012

Tangent Theatre Company previously announced the six plays to be featured in its NEWvember New Plays Festival - a showcase of original works to be held at the Carpenter Shop Theater, their intimate 50-seat performance space (today, Nov. 8 -11, 2012). (more...)

Tangent Theatre and AboutFACE Ireland Announce 2012 NEWvember Festival, 11/8-11
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2012

Tangent Theatre Company announces the six plays to be featured in their NEWvember New Plays Festival - a showcase of original works to be held at the Carpenter Shop Theater, their intimate 50-seat performance space (Nov. 8 -11, 2012). (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Promo for THEATERSPEAK's WRITE OUT FRONT - J. Stephen Brantley Writes a Play
by Stage Tube - Aug 4, 2012

THEATERSPEAK will present an installation of more than 70 award-winning and emerging playwrights writing new plays in the storefront window of the Drama Book Shop during store hours, August 13th - September 1st, In each two-hour time slot, a different playwright will write their play on a laptop, while the screen shot of their computer is visible to the street, opening their process up to the passerby on the street. Below, check out a video promo for the event, featuring J.Stephen Brantley of Hard Sparks writing a play (more...)

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