Lee Roy Reams to Moderate AEA's 'PASS IT ON: Thriving Artists Reflect on a Life in the Theatre' Panel, 10/27
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2014

Actors' Equity Association will present 'PASS IT ON: Thriving Artists Reflect on a Life in the Theatre', moderated by Lee Roy Reams and featuring Harvey Evans, Micki Grant, Joan Shepard and Frank Hartenstein*, on Monday, October 27, 2014 at 7 p.m. at 165 West 46th Street, 14th Floor Council Room, NYC. (more...)

Photo Flash: Brown & McClure in La Jolla's LIMELIGHT: The Story of Charlie Chaplin
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2010

LIMELIGHT: THE STORY OF CHARLIE CHAPLIN has Music and Lyrics by Christopher Curtis and a Book by Christopher Curtis and Thomas Meehan. The show is Directed by Michael Unger and is Playing September 7 - October 17, 2010 (more...)

La Jolla Announces Cast, Creative Team for LIMELIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2010

La Jolla Playhouse announces the cast of its world-premiere musical Limelight: The Story of Charlie Chaplin, music and lyrics by Christopher Curtis, book by Christopher Curtis and Thomas Meehan and directed by Michael Unger, running September 7 - October 17, 2010 (media night: Sunday, September 19 at 7:00 pm) in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

La Jolla Announces Casting and Creatives for 'Memphis'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2008

La Jolla Playhouse announced today the initial lineup of cast and creatives for the upcoming musical 'Memphis - The Birth of Rock 'n' Roll' slated for August 19th through September 28th in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: 'Memphis- The Birth of Rock 'n' Roll' at La Jolla
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2008

Memphis - The Birth of Rock 'n' Roll began previews on August 19th at La Jolla Playhouse and will run through September 28th in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. Memphis is the first production directed by Christopher Ashley at La Jolla Playhouse since becoming Artistic Director. Rehearsals begin July 8th. (more...)

La Jolla Announces Casting and Creatives for 'Memphis'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2008

La Jolla Playhouse announced today the initial lineup of cast and creatives for the upcoming musical 'Memphis - The Birth of Rock 'n' Roll' slated for August 19th through September 28th in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

La Jolla's The Wiz Extends Through November 26
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2006

La Jolla Playhouse has announced a two-week extension of Des McAnuff's re-imagination of the Tony Award-winning classic, The Wiz (more...)

Rashad Naylor Replaces Wayne Brady as Wiz' Scarecrow
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2006

Due to scheduling conflicts, Wayne Brady has withdrawn from the eagerly anticipated La Jolla Playhouse revival of The Wiz; Rashad Naylor has replaced him as Scarecrow (more...)

Brady, Grier, James, Washington and More to Star in The Wiz
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2006

Variety reports the casting for the upcoming La Jolla production of The Wiz, directed by Des McAnuff. The show will feature Wayne Brady (Scarecrow), David Alan Grier (the Wizard), Nikki M. James, (Dorothy), Tituss Burgess (the Lion) and Michael Benjamin Washington (Tin Man). (more...)