Tennessee Audiences Have A Lot of Theater Options This WeekendTennessee Audiences Have A Lot of Theater Options This Weekend
by Jeffrey Ellis - Oct 4, 2012

For Tennessee theater audiences, this weekend presents a bounty of theatrical riches, with six shows opening: Blackbird Theatre's Red, Sideshow's Crumble (Lay Me Down, Justin Timberlake), Chaffin's Barn Dinner Theatre's Spreading it Around, Boiler Room Theatre's Parade, Tennessee Women's Theater Project's Shooting Star and Street Theatre Company's latest incarnation of Macabaret. (more...)

Sideshow Opens Second Season By Bringing Sexy Back With CRUMBLESideshow Opens Second Season By Bringing Sexy Back With CRUMBLE
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 12, 2012

Boldly moving into their second season of challenging audiences with compelling, new and exciting theater, Sideshow @ Actors Bridge will bring sexy back as they present the regional premiere of 13P member Sheila Callaghan's Crumble (Lay Me Down, Justin Timberlake). (more...)

SIDESHOW FRINGE Lines Up Wide Array of Emerging Talent for 9/29-10/2 Fest.SIDESHOW FRINGE Lines Up Wide Array of Emerging Talent for 9/29-10/2 Fest.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2011

Sideshow Fringe is a Nashville-based four-day performing arts extravaganza connecting innovative artists with adventurous audiences and showcasing Nashville's diverse talent. The festival will be housed in the Belmont Black Box Theatre, Bongo Java After Hours Theatre, Belmont University's Troutt Theatre, and on an outdoor stage on Compton Avenue sponsored by the Belmont-Hillsboro Neighborhood Association. (more...)

SIDESHOW FRINGE Lines Up Wide Array of Emerging Talent for 9/29-10/2 Fest.SIDESHOW FRINGE Lines Up Wide Array of Emerging Talent for 9/29-10/2 Fest.
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 20, 2011

Sideshow Fringe is a Nashville-based four-day performing arts extravaganza connecting innovative artists with adventurous audiences and showcasing Nashville's diverse talent. The festival will be housed in the Belmont Black Box Theatre, Bongo Java After Hours Theatre, Belmont University's Troutt Theatre, and on an outdoor stage on Compton Avenue sponsored by the Belmont-Hillsboro Neighborhood Association. (more...)

Photo Coverage: First Night: The Preview Party at The Listening Room CafePhoto Coverage: First Night: The Preview Party at The Listening Room Cafe
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jul 12, 2011

Danny Proctor, Helen Shute-Pettaway, Layne Sasser, Pam Atha, Dan Brewer and Gary Hoff were introduced Monday night as the six members of the 2011 Class of First Night Honorees during the First Night Preview Party, hosted by founder and executive producer Jeffrey Ellis at The Listening Room Cafe in downtown Nashville. (more...)

BWW Reviews: VINCENT IN BRIXTON from Actors Bridge EnsembleBWW Reviews: VINCENT IN BRIXTON from Actors Bridge Ensemble
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 18, 2010

One of this season's most beautifully acted productions, Vincent in Brixton is moving and emotional, funny and evocative. Thanks to Feehely's wealth of experience and his discerning eye, it is a lively affair, completely engaging the audience in the tale being told onstage. By turns immensely entertaining and thoroughly inspiring, Vincent in Brixton is also heart-wrenching in its candor and honesty and the multi-layered performances of Feehely's talented cast only gives the play deeper meaning and resonance. (more...)