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THE EXTRA-ORDINARY CABARET OF DORIAN GRAY Comes To The South Bank for One Night Only
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

Set in a fantasy, steampunk world, Ruby In The Dust bring their adaptation of Oscar Wilde's Gothic novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray, to the Spiegeltent on London's South Bank as part of the summer's Underbelly Festival.

THE EXTRA-ORDINARY CABARET OF DORIAN GRAY Comes To The South Bank for One Night Only
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

Set in a fantasy, steampunk world, Ruby In The Dust bring their adaptation of Oscar Wilde's Gothic novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray, to the Spiegeltent on London's South Bank as part of the summer's Underbelly Festival.

NORTHBOUND Goes from Stage to Free Screen Showing May 15
by Julie Musbach - May 6, 2017

Following a successful run at Theater for the New City, Northbound, a play mixing real figures from the era of slavery and emancipation with a fictional story, is back this time on the screen.

Iris Explosion and Rabbit Hole Productions Team Up for THE RED RIBBON REVUE
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 28, 2017

It's that time of year when all of New York comes together for one greater cause, HIV and AIDS prevention, care, advocacy! Iris Explosion and Rabbit Hole Productions have teamed up with the nation's leading provider of HIV/AIDS prevention services and care, GMHC, for a burlesque benefit dedicated to abolishing AIDS and uplifting the lives of all affected.

Wilde's Banned Biblical Play SALOME Opens 2017 Season for Provincetown Theater
by Julie Musbach - Apr 15, 2017

Oscar Wilde's wildly controversial "Salome" will be presented May 4 to May 20 at The Provincetown Theater. Written in 1891, the play was quickly condemned as a blasphemous take on The Old Testament tale of Salome, and banned in England for the next forty years. The play is full of religious mysticism, prophecy and superstition. Its characters mull over ideas about religious belief, morality, the ruling class, and especially human lust and sexual desire. Wilde's lyrical text mates image-rich cadences and repetitions with the narcissistic, violent and sexually-charged appetites of the play's central characters.

THE JUDAS KISS at Old Fitz Theatre for Mardi Gras
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

Red Line Productions is pleased to be partnering with the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras again to present a new production of David Hare's acclaimed play The Judas Kiss from February 15 for a limited four-week season.

Gender-Blind Casting Announced for GROSS INDECENCY: THE THREE TRIALS OF OSCAR WILDE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

Moises Kaufman's enduring drama of Oscar Wilde's three trials for homosexual behavior in late 19th Century England will be presented through a new lens with the casting of female actors in some of the roles traditionally played by men. Promethean's Artistic Director Brian Pastor, will who direct the production, made the announcement today.

BWW Review: Literature and Law Combine in CATCO's Latest Production
by Amanda Etchison - Nov 6, 2016

Mere blocks from the highest court in Ohio, a richly appointed mock courtroom serves as the setting for 'Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde,' the latest production performed by CATCO at Columbus' Vern Riffe Center Studio Two Theatre.

Photo Coverage: First look at CATCO's GROSS INDECENCY: THE THREE TRIALS OF OSCAR WILDE
by Jerri Shafer - Nov 2, 2016

In three short months the most celebrated playwright and wit of Victorian England, who brought us The Picture of Dorian Gray and The Importance of Being Earnest, plummeted from the darling of British society and the world into humiliation and ruin.

Redline Productions Announces 2017 Season
by Ashlee Latimer - Oct 18, 2016

After two successful years of operation at the intimate 63-seat Old Fitz Theatre, welcoming more than 32,000 people to 65 different shows, Red Line Productions have planned an even bigger season for 2017. Becoming known as a space which sees actors and creatives making brave and exciting choices and creating high-quality theatre, Red Line Productions has programmed ten main stage plays that will require more fearlessness and honesty from artists and audiences.

COD College Theater Presents A WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at the MAC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

College of DuPage (COD) College Theater presents Oscar Wilde's "A Woman of No Importance," directed by COD Professor of Theater, Amelia Barrett at the McAninch Arts Center's Studio Theatre, Oct. 6-23. "A Woman of No Importance" premiered in 1893 in London's Haymarket Theatre. As with many of Wilde's plays, it satirizes English upper class society and features many witty, memorable and highly quotable lines, such as "Men marry because they are tired; women because they are curious. Both are disappointed;" and "Nothing succeeds like excess." Please note: This play contains adult language and themes.

Gender-Blind Casting Announced for GROSS INDECENCY: THE THREE TRIALS OF OSCAR WILDE
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 21, 2016

Moises Kaufman's enduring drama of Oscar Wilde's three trials for homosexual behavior in late 19th Century England will be presented through a new lens with the casting of female actors in some of the roles traditionally played by men. Promethean's Artistic Director Brian Pastor, will who direct the production, made the announcement today.

COD College Theater Presents A WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at the MAC
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 9, 2016

College of DuPage (COD) College Theater presents Oscar Wilde's "A Woman of No Importance," directed by COD Professor of Theater, Amelia Barrett at the McAninch Arts Center's Studio Theatre, Oct. 6-23. "A Woman of No Importance" premiered in 1893 in London's Haymarket Theatre. As with many of Wilde's plays, it satirizes English upper class society and features many witty, memorable and highly quotable lines, such as "Men marry because they are tired; women because they are curious. Both are disappointed;" and "Nothing succeeds like excess." Please note: This play contains adult language and themes.

Long Beach Playhouse to Stage Wilde-ly Feminine THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2016

Only one other writer could compete with Shakespeare for the title of the most quoted playwright, and that is Oscar Wilde. Long Beach playhouse takes on an all female cast with The Importance of Being Earnest directed by 'Phie Mura in the Studio.

Long Beach Playhouse to Stage Wilde-ly Feminine THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2016

Only one other writer could compete with Shakespeare for the title of the most quoted playwright, and that is Oscar Wilde. Long Beach playhouse takes on an all female cast with The Importance of Being Earnest directed by 'Phie Mura in the Studio.

Robert Galinsky to Celebrate COFFEE CRAZY Monthly in NYC
by Tyler Peterson - Jan 31, 2014

Coffee is at the heart of almost everything we do, from first dates to the board room to quiet time alone. Media maven and writer of Coffee the Musical, Robert Galinsky has created Coffee Crazy, a tweet book that offers 140 'coffee quotables' under 140 characters. Coffee Crazy is published by THiNK Aha! Books and included entries by coffee lovers Robert Evans, Rosie Perez, David Hasselhoff, Perez Hilton, Jonathan Ames, David Barton, Elvira, World Barista Champion Pete Licata and many more.

Finalists Announced for Leicester Square Theatre's The New Musical Project
by Tyler Peterson - Dec 10, 2013

West End musical theatre star Sally Ann Triplett (Donna in Mamma Mia!, Reno Sweeney Anything Goes, Roxy Hart, Chicago, Miss Adelaide Guys and Dolls), is joining the assesor panels alongside award winning British composers,George Stiles and Anthony Drewe (Honk! produced over 4,000 times and winner of the 2000 Olivier Award Best Musical, Mary Poppins, which won a clutch of awards in the West End and on Broadway, Betty Blue Eyes and The Wind in the Willows, co-written with Julian Fellows, which is due in the West End in 2015).

Triplett Joins Panel For NEW MUSICALS PROJECT
by Carrie Dunn - Dec 10, 2013

Six finalists have been announced for Leicester Square Theatre's The New Musical Project, which aims to find, nurture and develop new musical theatre writing talent and produce it.

Thrillpeddlers Hosts SHOCKTOBERFEST 14: JACK THE RIPPER, Now thru 11/23
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2013

Thrillpeddlers announces their annual Halloween Extravaganza Shocktoberfest 14: Jack the Ripper - An Evening of Horror, Madness, Spanking and Song Commemorating the 125th Anniversary of the Jack The Ripper Murders in London. Thrillpeddlers presents its 4th and final preview performance of Shocktoberfest 14 on Sept. 30, the very date that police received the letter that coined the name 'Jack the Ripper' and the case's double-murder occurred.

Thrillpeddlers to Host SHOCKTOBERFEST 14: JACK THE RIPPER, 9/26-11/23
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2013

Thrillpeddlers announces their annual Halloween Extravaganza Shocktoberfest 14: Jack the Ripper - An Evening of Horror, Madness, Spanking and Song Commemorating the 125th Anniversary of the Jack The Ripper Murders in London. Thrillpeddlers presents its 4th and final preview performance of Shocktoberfest 14 on Sept. 30, the very date that police received the letter that coined the name 'Jack the Ripper' and the case's double-murder occurred.

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