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Jez Butterworth's JERUSALEM Will Return Next Year, Led By Original Star Mark Rylance Photo Jez Butterworth's JERUSALEM Will Return Next Year, Led By Original Star Mark Rylance
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020

It has been announced that Jez Butterworth's Jerusalem will return next year. The production will star the play's original lead, Mark Rylance, in the role of Johnny 'Rooster' Byron!

William Inge Theater Festival Tabs Gina Femia for New Voices Award Photo William Inge Theater Festival Tabs Gina Femia for New Voices Award
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2020

Playwright Gina Femia is the recipient of the 2020 William Inge Theatre Festival's Otis Guernsey New Voices in the American Theatre Award, which recognizes substantial early contributions to the contemporary American stage.

Kara Lee Corthron Named New Voices Recipient At 2019 William Inge Theater Festival Photo Kara Lee Corthron Named New Voices Recipient At 2019 William Inge Theater Festival
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2019

Playwright Kara Lee Corthron is the recipient of the 2019 William Inge Theatre Festival's Otis Guernsey New Voices in the American Theatre Award, which recognizes substantial early contributions to the contemporary American stage.

James Greene, Veteran Broadway Actor Dies At 91 Photo James Greene, Veteran Broadway Actor Dies At 91
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2018

James Greene, a character actor with an illustrious stage career, but perhaps best known for his four-year stint on TV's 'The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd' with writer and director Jay Tarses, died on November 9, 2018, at his home in Los Angeles. He was 91.

Trap Door's NAKED Extends Thru Nov 3rd Photo Trap Door's NAKED Extends Thru Nov 3rd
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

A young woman in despair returns to Rome with little more than her suitcase - and a dark secret. Vulnerable and with a past, she encounters several men who push her to edge. Luigi Pirandello and his 'Naked' heroine open up the debate about gender power dynamics amidst the powerful social and cultural mores with which the characters must contend.

Trap Door Announces NAKED Photo Trap Door Announces NAKED
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2018

The Trap Door Theatre presents Naked written by Luigi Pirandello, translated by Nina Da Vinci Nichols, directed by Kay Martinovich.

Soulpepper Theatre Announces 2018 Summer Season Photo Soulpepper Theatre Announces 2018 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2018

Soulpepper Theatre Company today announced programming details for the 2018 summer season line-up which includes three plays as well as an exciting concert series.

BWW Review: Comedy and High Art Clash in Soulpepper's LA BÊTE Photo BWW Review: Comedy and High Art Clash in Soulpepper's LA BÊTE
by Isabella Perrone - Jun 2, 2018

What happens when a street performer is thrown into a court theatre troupe? In Soulpepper's production of the 1991 David Hirson play, the result includes a lot of body humour, monologuing, and deeper-than-expected political commentary.

Soulpepper Theatre Announces 2018 Summer Season Photo Soulpepper Theatre Announces 2018 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2018

Soulpepper Theatre Company today announced programming details for the 2018 summer season line-up which includes three plays as well as an exciting concert series.

BWW Reviews: THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ROOM IN NEW YORK in New Haven
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - May 15, 2017

Yummy new musical @Long_Wharf, from the city that offers Apizza and created the hamburger.

VIDEOS: David Hirson, Lynn Nottage and Lynn Ahrens Show Their Support For The Drama Book Shop
by Michael Dale - Mar 3, 2016

After a broken pipe caused water damage and lost inventory, the Broadway community has been coming to the aid of its cherished book shop.

Midwest Premiere of NEW COUNTRY Comes to Chicago's Den Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2016

Stand-up comedian, actor and writer Mark Roberts returns home for the Midwest Premiere of The New York Times' Critics' Pick NEW COUNTRY at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. The no-holds-barred show, described by Stage and Cinema as a '...hilarious, poignant, and at times heart-wrenching comedic drama,' previews tonight, February 20, 2016 and runs through May 14, 2016.

Midwest Premiere of NEW COUNTRY Comes to Chicago's Den Theatre This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2015

Stand-up comedian, actor and writer Mark Roberts returns home for the Midwest Premiere of The New York Times' Critics' Pick NEW COUNTRY at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. The no-holds-barred show, described by Stage and Cinema as a '...hilarious, poignant, and at times heart-wrenching comedic drama,' previews February 20, 2016 and runs through May 14, 2016.

Tom McGowan Joins West End's WICKED as 'The Wizard' Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2015

WICKED, the award-winning classic musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is delighted to welcome the American stage, television and film actor Tom McGowan to the role of The Wizard from tonight 21 September for a limited season until Saturday 12 March 2016. He will be making his West End debut.

Tom McGowan to Join Cast of West End's WICKED
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

WICKED, the award-winning classic musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is delighted to welcome the American stage, television and film actor Tom McGowan to the role of The Wizard from Monday 21 September for a limited season until Saturday 12 March 2016. He will be making his West End debut.

BWW Reviews: THE LIAR in Westport
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - May 13, 2015

David Ives meets Pierre Corneille, William Shakespeare and David Hirson

Trap Door Theatre to Stage LA BETE, 3/19-4/25
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2015

Trap Door Theatre presents LA BÊTE, written by David Hirson and directed by Kay Martinovich, SDC.

Trap Door Theatre Stages LA BETE, Now thru 4/25
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

Trap Door Theatre presents LA BÊTE, written by David Hirson and directed by Kay Martinovich, SDC.

Trap Door Theatre to Stage LA BETE, 3/19-4/25
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2015

Trap Door Theatre presents LA BÊTE, written by David Hirson and directed by Kay Martinovich, SDC.

Scott Greer Leads Arden Theatre's 2014-15 Season Opener LA BETE, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2014

Arden Theatre Company begins its 27th season of great stories with La Bete by David Hirson, under the direction of Emmanuelle Delpech. The production appears on the Arden's F. Otto Haas Stage from tonight, September 11 through October 12, 2014.

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