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Bio:
Dominique Morisseau is the author of The Detroit Project (A 3-Play Cycle), which includes the following plays: Skeleton Crew (Atlantic Theater Company), Paradise Blue (Signature Theatre), and Detroit '67 (Public Theater, Classical Theatre of Harlem, and NBT). Additional plays include Pipeline ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Dominique Morisseau is the author of The Detroit Project (A 3-Play Cycle), which includes the following plays: Skeleton Crew (Atlantic Theater Company), Paradise Blue (Signature Theatre), and Detroit '67 (Public Theater, Classical Theatre of Harlem, and NBT). Additional plays include Pipeline ... (read complete bio)
Audible's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE With Audra McDonald, Carla Gugino and More Availab Photo Audible's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE With Audra McDonald, Carla Gugino and More Available Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2020

The Williamstown Theatre Festival and Audible Theater presentation of A Streetcar Named Desire is available worldwide tomorrow, December 3 at 3 AM ET within the Audible Plus catalog. A Streetcar Named Desire is part of the 2020 Williamstown Theatre Festival summer season produced on Audible.

Signature Theatre Announces 2021 Five-Show Season, Featuring Norm Lewis, Solea Pfeiff Photo Signature Theatre Announces 2021 Five-Show Season, Featuring Norm Lewis, Solea Pfeiffer, Daniel J. Watts and More
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2020

Signature Theatre has announced the full lineup for Signature Theatre’s 2021 Signature Features season, five fully-staged plays and musicals, made exclusively for the screen and professionally filmed in HD on set (multiple safety protocols were employed to ensure artists’ and crew’s safety).

Dominique Morisseau to Join Detroit Public Theatre as Executive Artistic Producer Photo Dominique Morisseau to Join Detroit Public Theatre as Executive Artistic Producer
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020

Dominique Morisseau will join Detroit Public Theatre as Executive Artistic Producer in November 2020. Morisseau will become a member of the leadership team working with founding Producing Artistic Directors Courtney Burkett, Sarah Clare Corporandy, and Sarah Winkler to shape the future artistic and community vision of this young regional theatre.

Works by Anna Deavere Smith, Dominique Morisseau & More Featured in Signature Theatre Photo Works by Anna Deavere Smith, Dominique Morisseau & More Featured in Signature Theatre's 2021-2022 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020

Signature Theatre has announced today that their 2021-22 Season will feature five works by five Resident Playwrights, including a production by Signature's Residency 1 playwright Anna Deavere Smith, world premiere plays from Residency 5 playwrights Annie Baker, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Samuel D. Hunter & a New York premiere by Dominique Morisseau.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of November 9 - JAGGED LITTLE PILL Book, MOULI Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of November 9 - JAGGED LITTLE PILL Book, MOULIN ROUGE! Songbook, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2020

Need something new to read, watch, or listen to? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases! This week's list includes a book of stories behind the musical Jagged Little Pill, the Moulin Rouge! songbook, and more!

LPTW To Present Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award Program Photo LPTW To Present Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award Program
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020

The International Committee of The League of Professional Theatre Women (Mary Hodges and Shellen Lubin, Co-Presidents), an organization which has been championing women in the professional theatre for over three decades, will present a week-long virtual presentation of the 2020-21 Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award Program, co-presented with the Martin E. Segal Theatre Center via Howlround. 

Ken Davenport to Release New Book CAST OF MENTORS Photo Ken Davenport to Release New Book CAST OF MENTORS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2020

An indispensable new book for the theater, Cast of Mentors, by Tony Award-winning producer Ken Davenport will be released this holiday season. A deep dive into the workings of Broadway from Broadway's own, Cast of Mentors features choice excerpts from interviews with 50 theatrical luminaries, all from Davenport's own podcast.

Justin Emeka & Malic Maat to Join Pittsburgh Public Theater Artistic Team Photo Justin Emeka & Malic Maat to Join Pittsburgh Public Theater Artistic Team
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

Artistic Director Marya Sea Kaminski and Managing Director Lou Castelli, along with Pittsburgh Public Theater's Board of Trustees, are committed to using the current pause in in-person programming in the wake of Covid-19 as an opportunity to imagine and secure a bright artistic future for the organization.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: October 24-25- with LaChanze, Broadway Sings for Biden, Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: October 24-25- with LaChanze, Broadway Sings for Biden, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2020

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, October 24-25, 2020.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, October 23- with Next On Stage, Shoshana Bean and More Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, October 23- with Next On Stage, Shoshana Bean and More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2020

Today (October 23) in live streaming:The next round of Next On Stage, Shoshana Bean sings, and so much more!

City Theatre Advances New Play Development in The Midst of the Covid-19 Pandemic  Photo City Theatre Advances New Play Development in The Midst of the Covid-19 Pandemic 
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2020

City Theatre remains committed to its support of new play development and launched several new works initiatives this fall, finding innovative ways to support playwrights.  

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, October 22- with Next On Stage, Jodi Benson and More Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, October 22- with Next On Stage, Jodi Benson and More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2020

Today (October 22) in live streaming:The next round of Next On Stage, Jodi Benson visits Ten Minute Tidbits, and so much more!

Blair Underwood, André Holland and More Announced for Final Three Williamstown Theat Photo Blair Underwood, André Holland and More Announced for Final Three Williamstown Theatre Festival & Audible Productions
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2020

Today, Williamstown Theatre Festival and Audible Theater announced casting and recording sessions have commenced for the final three productions - Paradise Blue, Row, and Wish You Were Here - that are part of the unprecedented collaboration to bring Williamstown Theatre Festival's season to Audible.

VIDEO: AIN'T TOO PROUD Releases 'I'm Losing You' Music Video to Get Out the Vote in S Photo VIDEO: AIN'T TOO PROUD Releases 'I'm Losing You' Music Video to Get Out the Vote in Support of BLM
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2020

A brand new music video to the Temptations hit 'I'm Losing You,' featuring the cast and orchestra of Broadway's Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations, was released today.

Illinois State University School of Theatre and Dance Announces Digital Fall 2020 Sea Photo Illinois State University School of Theatre and Dance Announces Digital Fall 2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2020

The Illinois State University School of Theatre and Dance presents the Fall 2020 season virtually. All performances will be available via an online platform. Registration is required and each performance is limited to 300 attendees. Registration closes two hours before the scheduled performance time. 

Short Play Podcast PLAYING ON AIR Announces Fall Season Lineup Photo Short Play Podcast PLAYING ON AIR Announces Fall Season Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2020

 Long-running theater podcast and public radio program Playing on Air announces its new fall season of short audio plays, launching this Sunday, October 18. Its slated lineup introduces eight short audio plays and interviews from dynamic playwrights including Lucas Hnath, Dominique Morisseau, Rachel Bonds, and Melis Aker.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, October 13- with Tiler Peck, AIN'T TOO PROUD, and Mor Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, October 13- with Tiler Peck, AIN'T TOO PROUD, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2020

Today (October 13) in live streaming: the cast of Ain't Too Proud reunites, Tiler Peck visits Backstage Live, and so much more!

Whoopi Goldberg and AIN'T TOO PROUD Host Virtual Event Featuring Otis Williams and Mo Photo Whoopi Goldberg and AIN'T TOO PROUD Host Virtual Event Featuring Otis Williams and More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2020

Starting tomorrow at 7 PM ET, Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations, in partnership with American Express, will premiere an exclusive virtual event hosted by Whoopi Goldberg featuring performances from the Tony Award®-winning musical along with intimate conversations with Otis Williams, founder of The Temptations, and more.

Interactive Outdoor Theatre Installation Debuts At Alabama Shakespeare Festival Photo Interactive Outdoor Theatre Installation Debuts At Alabama Shakespeare Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2020

As the weather cools and the outdoors become even more enjoyable, Alabama Shakespeare Festival invites visitors to its grounds in Blount Cultural Park to experience Speak the Speech, a free theatrical installation. Inspired by William Shakespeare's directive to a?oespeak the speecha?? and by American playwrights today, Speak the Speech offers visitors a way to experience theatre outdoors in the beautiful park and garden surrounds for safe, interactive fun and enrichment.

Chautauqua Theater Company Announces Stori Ayers As New Associate Artistic Director Photo Chautauqua Theater Company Announces Stori Ayers As New Associate Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2020

Chautauqua Theater Company (CTC), under the leadership of Artistic Director Andrew Borba and Managing Director Sarah Clare Corporandy, today announced the appointment of Stori Ayers as Associate Artistic Director.

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