BUBBLE BOY Will Makes its New York Debut With 5th Floor Theatre CompanyBUBBLE BOY Will Makes its New York Debut With 5th Floor Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2018

5th Floor Theatre Company, a nonprofit organization supporting emerging theatre artists in New York City as they build a foundation for their careers, will present Bubble Boy in its New York City production debut to conclude the Company's 2018 season. (more...)

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati's PETER PAN JR. Opens This October!The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati's PETER PAN JR. Opens This October!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati presents PETER PAN JR. October 21-30, 2017 at the Taft Theatre. Based on J.M. Barrie's enchanting play, Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up, Peter Pan JR. is a modern version of the timeless tale about the adventures of a mischievous boy. This is the first production in TCT's 2017-2018 MainStage season at the Taft Theatre. (more...)

Black Coffee Production Announces Casting For The First FRESH GRIND FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Black Coffee Productions (BCP) is proud to announce the casting of their first Fresh Grind Festival which will showcase ten staged readings of new works. A diverse group of forty-three actors has been cast including two time Grammy Nominee Martha Wash, who is well known for the multi platinum single, 'It's Raining Men.' Wash will lead the cast in the zombie parody, I Want to Eat Brains (or the Day I Killed All My Friends). The eclectic mix of actor's credits range from regional, off-off Broadway to Broadway, and National television credits. Other notable casting includes Jeremy Villas in The Bishops. Villas is currently performing as Young Lola in Kinky Boots on Broadway. (more...)

BWW Review: Otterbein Delivers Solid Interpretation of RENT
by Paul Batterson - Sep 28, 2015

There are some shows that a director just doesn't mess with. However, RENT, Jonathan Larson's urban reworking of LA BOHEME, is more pliable than a pizza. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Otterbein's INTO THE WOODS Offers a Darker Take on Fairy Tales
by Paul Batterson - Apr 10, 2015

Most fairy tales end with the words 'Happily Ever After.' (more...)

BWW Interviews: Timing is Perfect for Otterbein's INTO THE WOODS
by Paul Batterson - Apr 3, 2015

Kevin Thiel doesn't see any particular challenge in performing Otterbein University's INTO THE WOODS four months after Hollywood released the musical as a feature film. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Tinder Hits All the Right Notes in Otterbein's SWEET CHARITY
by Paul Batterson - Sep 30, 2014

In the delightful Otterbein University production of SWEET CHARITY, Charity Hope Valentine (brilliantly portrayed by Madison Tinder) has worn her heart on her shelves so many times that she has it tattooed on her arm. The heart-shaped tattoo could be an analogy of the dancehall hostess' love life. It bears the name of a man she planned to move in with, only he dumped her (literally) and left her to drown in a lake at the park after stealing her purse. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Otterbein's DAMES AT SEA a Loving Tribute to a Bygone Era
by Paul Batterson - Jul 18, 2014

DAMES AT SEA is listed as a parody of the Busby Berkley musicals of the 1930s but the Otterbein University's production of the George Haimsohn and Robin Miller musical comes across as a loving tribute than a skewering of the glitzy, style-over substance musicals. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Ian Taylor, Jordan Donica, Erin Ullman and More in Otterbein's DAMES AT SEA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2014

Otterbein Summer Theatre closes its season with Dames at Sea July 23-26, ONSTAGE at the Fritsche Theatre at Roush Hall, 30 S. Grove St. Tickets cost $25. Call 614-823-1109 or visit www.otterbein.edu/drama. Check out a first look below! (more...)

BWW Interviews: Getting a Peek at Otterbein's FULL MONTY
by Paul Batterson - Apr 21, 2014

One can only imagine the conversation between David Buergler and his parents John and Kim when he found out he landed a major role in Otterbein University's production of THE FULL MONTY. (more...)

BWW's Top Dayton Theatre Stories of 2012
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 26, 2012

BroadwayWorld brings you the Best of Dayton in the year 2012. Check out the Top Theatre Stories from each month during in the year 2012. We look forward to another exciting year of theatre in 2013! (more...)

Erin Ulman, Zachary Jordan Steele Receive Human Race Theatre Company Stephen Schwartz Musical Theatre Scholarships
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2012

The 2012 Human Race Theatre Company Stephen Schwartz Musical Theatre Scholarships have been awarded to Erin Ulman and Zachary Jordan Steele. (more...)

Workshop of Musical 'Voice of the City' to be Held in OH
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2006

A workshop of Voice of the City, a new musical comedy by Elaine Chelton and Kenneth Jones, will be presented in Ohio this month (more...)