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OpenStage Theatre Presents THE ONE-EYED MAN IS KING, 10/31-11/28
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2009

The One-Eyed Man is King is a charming modern fable that challenges our views on life and love. Opening Oct. 31 at the Fort Collins Lincoln Center, OpenStage Theatre's production of Carter Lewis' witty play centers on the charismatic Bendalli, a blind thief who struggles to "see" his way into the lives of those he robs, and Lise, a lonely woman trying to cope with the impending loss of her terminally ill husband and the anger of her stepdaughter.

LAURA INGALLS WILDER And WONDER OF THE WORLD Among COCA's Upcoming Events
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2009

The following are COCA's upcoming events.

Australia's Strange Fruit Launches 35th Anniversary Season of Great Performances at Vanderbilt
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 13, 2009

Four free performances by Australia's Strange Fruit, the international outdoor festival performers, will launch the 35th anniversary of Great Performances at Vanderbilt this week, with shows at Nashville's Centennial Park and on the Alumni Lawn on the Vanderbilt University campus. Other events in the 2009-2010 season include a radio documentary performance by L.A. Theatre Works and the social revolutionary group, Grupo Cultural AfroReggae with Anderson Sa himself on-site direct from Rio de Janeiro including among residency activities the screening of Favela Rising, recipient of 36 international film festival awards.

Cariani and Bender To Team For Wishcamper Helmed 'IRMA VEP' At Old Globe 7/31-9/6
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2009

The Old Globe Executive Producer Lou Spisto has announced the cast and creative team of Charles Ludlam's gothic spoof, The Mystery of Irma Vep. Jeffrey Bender and John Cariani are a 'cast of thousands,' taking on the roles of Lady Enid, Lord Edgar, Nicodemus Underwood - and a mummy - among many others. Directed by Henry Wishcamper.

OpenStage Theatre Announces 2009-2010 Seasons
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2009

Since its inception in 1973, the OpenStage ensemble of theatre artists has dedicated itself to engaging its audiences with intimate and authentic theatrical experiences, and according to OpenStage Theatre Producing Artistic Director Denise Burson Freestone, its 2009-2010 seasons will continue to explore classical and contemporary plays that do just that.

Jubilee Theatre ends its 2008-2009 Season With SAM SHADE: A DETECTIVE MUSICAL, Opens 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2009

Jubilee Theatre ends its 2008-2009 Season, the company?s 28th, with Sam Shade: A Detective Musical, an original musical with music and lyrics by Joe Rogers. Directed by Tyrone King, this farce is based on the classic novels The Invisible Man by H.G. Wells and The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett.

Cariani and Bender To Team For Wishcamper Helmed 'IRMA VEP' At Old Globe 7/31-9/6
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2009

The Old Globe Executive Producer Lou Spisto has announced the cast and creative team of Charles Ludlam's gothic spoof, The Mystery of Irma Vep. Jeffrey Bender and John Cariani are a 'cast of thousands,' taking on the roles of Lady Enid, Lord Edgar, Nicodemus Underwood - and a mummy - among many others. Directed by Henry Wishcamper.

Jubilee Theatre ends its 2008-2009 Season With SAM SHADE: A DETECTIVE MUSICAL, Opens 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2009

Jubilee Theatre ends its 2008-2009 Season, the company?s 28th, with Sam Shade: A Detective Musical, an original musical with music and lyrics by Joe Rogers. Directed by Tyrone King, this farce is based on the classic novels The Invisible Man by H.G. Wells and The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett.

Jubilee Theatre ends its 2008-2009 Season With SAM SHADE: A DETECTIVE MUSICAL, Opens 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2009

Jubilee Theatre ends its 2008-2009 Season, the company?s 28th, with Sam Shade: A Detective Musical, an original musical with music and lyrics by Joe Rogers. Directed by Tyrone King, this farce is based on the classic novels The Invisible Man by H.G. Wells and The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett.

Shaw Fest Loses A Friend, Resident Director Neil Munro Passes Away at 62
by Mark Andrew Lawrence - Jul 15, 2009

The Shaw Festival Company is deeply saddened to announce the passing of long-time Resident Director, Neil Munro. Mr. Munro died July 13, 2009 at the age of 62 at London Ontario's University Hospital after a lengthy illness.

Cariani and Bender To Team For Wishcamper Helmed 'IRMA VEP' At Old Globe 7/31-9/6
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2009

The Old Globe Executive Producer Lou Spisto has announced the cast and creative team of Charles Ludlam's gothic spoof, The Mystery of Irma Vep. Jeffrey Bender and John Cariani are a 'cast of thousands,' taking on the roles of Lady Enid, Lord Edgar, Nicodemus Underwood - and a mummy - among many others. Directed by Henry Wishcamper.

Lifeline Theatre Announces Their Summer Updates
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2009

Now concluding its 26th season, Lifeline Theatre is known for specializing in original literary adaptations. Its ensemble of artists uses imaginative, unconventional staging to portray sprawling stories in an intimate space. Lifeline is committed to promoting the arts in its Rogers Park neighborhood and is an anchor of the Glenwood Avenue Arts District. Lifeline aspires to create art that is relevant to their culturally diverse, increasingly youthful neighborhood. Lifeline Theatre - Big Stories, Up Close.

The Wilma Theater Presents Johnson's HYSTERIA Previewing 5/13
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2009

The Wilma Theater will bring its 30th Anniversary Season to a spirited finish with the East Coast Premiere of Hysteria, written by Terry Johnson and directed by the Wilma's co-Artistic Director Jiri Zizka.

The Wilma Theater Presents Johnson's HYSTERIA Previewing 5/13
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2009

The Wilma Theater will bring its 30th Anniversary Season to a spirited finish with the East Coast Premiere of Hysteria, written by Terry Johnson and directed by the Wilma's co-Artistic Director Jiri Zizka.

PRINT VS. BLOG Talk With Ortega, Dobkin, Cohen Added To Lineup At 92YTribeca
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2009

92YTribeca adds events: 4/30: Talk | ONLINE CULTURAL JOURNALISM Wed, Apr 22, 9 pm, $10 advance / $15 door THE MANHATTAN MONOLOGUE SLAM

THE ISLAND OF DR MOREAU, MONOLOGUE SLAM Set For 92Y Tribeca This April
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2009

*NEW DATE: JUN 17* Wed, Apr 22, 8 pm, $12 advance / $15 door Radiotheatre Presents: H.G. WELLS' THE ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU The critically-acclaimed off-Broadway theater company Radiotheatre returns to NYC with a hyper-realized production of H.G. Wells' The Island of Dr. Moreau.

THE MANHATTAN MONOLOGUE SLAM, Michael Wallach Reading & More Added At 92YTribeca
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2009

92YTribeca announces updated schedule and added shows. TICKETS/INFO | www.92YTribeca.org | 212.601.1000 Thu, Apr 2, 7:30 pm, $10 I AND THOU: A STAGED READING FROM MICHAEL WALLACH

2 Sci-Fi Masterpieces Arrive At The Phillips Center 4/1
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2009

Theatre Works, America's premier radio theater company, is back on the road, bringing two masterpieces of science fiction and adventure to the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on Wednesday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m. War of the Worlds and The Lost World, which played last fall to great audience and critical acclaim, heads out for the spring leg of a seven-month national tour through May 2. John de Lancie ('Q' on Star Trek: The Next Generation) directs the double bill.

2 Sci-Fi Masterpieces Arrive At The Phillips Center 4/1
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2009

Theatre Works, America's premier radio theater company, is back on the road, bringing two masterpieces of science fiction and adventure to the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on Wednesday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m. War of the Worlds and The Lost World, which played last fall to great audience and critical acclaim, heads out for the spring leg of a seven-month national tour through May 2. John de Lancie ('Q' on Star Trek: The Next Generation) directs the double bill.

L.A. THEATRE WORKS Is Back On The Road With Two New Shows
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2009

L.A. Theatre Works, America's premier radio theater company, is back on the road, bringing two masterpieces of science fiction and adventure to performing arts centers and theatres across the country. War of the Worlds and The Lost World, which played last fall to great audience and critical acclaim, heads out on a seven-month national tour February 27 ? May 2, with a stop in Omaha, for one performance at the Holland Performing Arts Center?s Kiewit Concert Hall on Friday, March 20, 2009 at 8:00 p.m. John de Lancie ('Q' on Star Trek: The Next Generation) directs the double bill.

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