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Terry Knapp Celebration Of Life Announced At UHM Kennedy Theatre Photo Terry Knapp Celebration Of Life Announced At UHM Kennedy Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2019

The University of Hawai'i at Mānoa's Department of Theatre and Dance and Kennedy Theatre will be hosting a celebration of the life and career of Terence a?oeTerrya?? Knapp on Saturday, October 19, 2019. Doors will open at 5:00pm, participants will be welcome to visit with one another on the upper lanai; the formal Celebration will begin at 5:30pm in the Kennedy Theatre auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public. 

'Some Like it Pop' Podcast Releases Season 2 of 'Making a Musical' with Marc Kudisch, Photo 'Some Like it Pop' Podcast Releases Season 2 of 'Making a Musical' with Marc Kudisch, Creators, Stars of INVISIBLE: THE MUSICAL
by Some Like It Pop - Aug 26, 2019

In 2017, the Some Like it Pop podcast produced a stand-alone series about the development of a new musical based on the H.G. Wells classic 'The Invisible Man.' That show, INVISIBLE: THE MUSICAL by David Hollingsworth (book) and David Orris (score) has continued to work its way through the developmental pipeline, and on Monday, Sept. 2 at 9:45 p.m. ET will have its New York debut in a concert presentation at 54 Below. To celebrate INVISIBLE's New York premiere, Some Like it Pop's Jennifer McHugh, with help from colleague Matt Tamanini, got the group back together and interviewed the show's creators, stars, and directors to see how things have changed and grown over the past two years, and what's next for the musical.

Review: Enjoy Celebrating the Arts at Several Festivals and THE PAGEANT OF THE MASTER Photo Review: Enjoy Celebrating the Arts at Several Festivals and THE PAGEANT OF THE MASTERS in Laguna Beach This Summer
by Shari Barrett - Jul 10, 2019

I have visited Laguna Beach for several consecutive summers, enjoying the vibrant arts scene by spending a full day wandering through THE SAWDUST FESTIVAL, THE LAGUNA ART A-FAIR, FESTIVAL OF ARTS and PAGEANT OF THE MASTERS, with all sites, including the Laguna Playhouse, within walking distance of each on the main street into the city. The beautiful coastal city has so much to offer in the way of fine dining, art galleries, shopping, theatre, beach activities, all accessible via a free shuttle service, it would easily make for a wonderful week-long family vacation site or a jam-packed day of celebrating the arts.

BWW Review: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS at Asolo Repertory Theatre Photo BWW Review: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS at Asolo Repertory Theatre
by Carolan Trbovich - Jun 9, 2019

Get Your Passport Stamped at the Asolo for a Whimsical Romp Around the Globe

El INBAL recuerda al escritor y periodista José Juan Tablada en el 148 aniversario d Photo El INBAL recuerda al escritor y periodista José Juan Tablada en el 148 aniversario de su natalicio
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2019

El Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL) recuerda al escritor, periodista, crítico literario y diplomático José Juan Tablada, quien nació un día como hoy, pero de 1871, en la Ciudad de México. Fue impulsor del haikú en la literatura hispana y autor de El florilegio, Al sol y bajo la luna, Li-Po y otros poemas, El jarro de flores, La feria y La resurrección de los ídolos, entre otras obras de poesía y narrativa.

Photo Flash: Outcry Youth Theatre Performs World Premiere Of THE TIME MACHINE Photo Photo Flash: Outcry Youth Theatre Performs World Premiere Of THE TIME MACHINE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2019

Outcry Youth Theatre is thrilled to present a brand-new adaptation of H. G. Wells' classic sci-fi novella, The Time Machine. Written and directed by Outcry Theatre Marketing Director Jason Johnson-Spinos, this production will perform at the Addison Theatre Centre's Studio Theatre from April 5-14.

Dinosaurs And Robots Come To The Court Theatre In TIME MACHINE Photo Dinosaurs And Robots Come To The Court Theatre In TIME MACHINE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2019

The rumble of dinosaur footsteps can be heard at The Court Theatre as brand-new kids play Time Machine prepares for its April debut, taking the children of Canterbury on a journey through time and space.

Radiotheatre Presents HOLIDAYS SCI-FI FESTIVAL Photo Radiotheatre Presents HOLIDAYS SCI-FI FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2018

In celebration of its 15th anniversary, New York's own Radiotheatre offers an alternative to your usual Scrooge and Nutcracker-filled holiday entertainment bill with a sci-fi double feature. They'll be reprising their own award-winning productions, the Drama Desk-nominated Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN, and the NYIT Innovative Theater Award-winner H.G.Wells' THE TIME MACHINE. Radiotheatre is going all out for these two adaptations, packing them with their usual complement of cool visual effects and award-winning sound design, not to mention an original orchestral score. These exciting, yet poignant, family-oriented tales for the holiday season come to the stage at the 190-year-old St. John's Sanctuary in the heart of historic Greenwich Village, NYC.

Immortal Works Releases Pioneering Steampunk Anthology Photo Immortal Works Releases Pioneering Steampunk Anthology
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

New Adaptation of THE WAR OF THE WORLDS Comes to New Diorama Theatre Photo New Adaptation of THE WAR OF THE WORLDS Comes to New Diorama Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2018

Rhum and Clay will premiere a radical adaptation of HG Wells' The War of the Worlds at New Diorama Theatre in 2019.

Radiotheatre Presents HOLIDAYS SCI-FI FESTIVAL Photo Radiotheatre Presents HOLIDAYS SCI-FI FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2018

In celebration of its 15th anniversary, New York's own Radiotheatre offers an alternative to your usual Scrooge and Nutcracker-filled holiday entertainment bill with a sci-fi double feature. They'll be reprising their own award-winning productions, the Drama Desk-nominated Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN, and the NYIT Innovative Theater Award-winner H.G.Wells' THE TIME MACHINE. Radiotheatre is going all out for these two adaptations, packing them with their usual complement of cool visual effects and award-winning sound design, not to mention an original orchestral score. These exciting, yet poignant, family-oriented tales for the holiday season come to the stage at the 190-year-old St. John's Sanctuary in the heart of historic Greenwich Village, NYC.

Greg Kinnear in Talks to Star in WAR OF THE WORLDS Photo Greg Kinnear in Talks to Star in WAR OF THE WORLDS
by TV News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

Greg Kinnear is in talks to star in the series adaptation of H.G. Wells' “War of the Worlds” from Canal Plus and Fox's Europe and Africa arm, according to Variety.

Andy Muschietti to Adapt TIME MACHINE with Leonardo DiCaprio Producing Photo Andy Muschietti to Adapt TIME MACHINE with Leonardo DiCaprio Producing
by TV News Desk - Nov 1, 2018

Director Andy Muschietti is set to develop a film adaptation of H.G. Wells' “The Time Machine” with Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way producing along with Warner Bros. and Paramount Pictures, according to Variety.

Imelda Staunton-Led WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? Comes to the Cinema in South Kore Photo Imelda Staunton-Led WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? Comes to the Cinema in South Korea this March through National Theatre Live
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2018

The play will be shown from March 21, 2019 until March 24, 2019. 

Griffin Theatre Welcomes Nine New Ensemble Members Photo Griffin Theatre Welcomes Nine New Ensemble Members
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2018

Griffin Theatre Company Artistic Director William Massolia today announced the addition of nine new ensemble members: Isa Arciniegas, Larry Baldacci, Peter Byrne, Jermaine Hill, Nicole Laurenzi, Ryan McBride, Rochelle Therrien, Jason VonRohn and Scott Weinstein. Additionally, Griffin is pleased to add six new artistic associates: Will Kiley, Dorothy Milne, Mechelle Moe, Alexander Ridgers, Rachel Sypniewski and Brandon Wardell.

BWW Review: INVASION FROM MARS at Hatbox Theater Photo BWW Review: INVASION FROM MARS at Hatbox Theater
by Jared Reynolds - Oct 22, 2018

Exploring the live broadcasting of a radio adaptation of H.G Wells' War of the Worlds and the phenomenon of isolated cases of panic caused by the distressing nature of the story, Invasion from Mars forces the company to handle the largest theatrical question of all stage adapted radio plays: How do you keep an audience entertained in a show that focuses on words and not actions?

UHM's Theatre And Dance Association Presents WAR OF THE WORLD- A Staged Reading Photo UHM's Theatre And Dance Association Presents WAR OF THE WORLD- A Staged Reading
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2018

UHM's Theatre and Dance Association is proud to present a staged reading of War of the Worlds: The 1938 Radio Script, by Howard E. Koch, based on the 1897 science fiction novel by H.G. Wells. This radio play about a cataclysmic invasion of aliens from Mars, which became known for the confusion and panic it caused when it initially aired on October 30, 1938, arrives at the Kennedy Theatre Main Stage in time for Halloween. It also arrives during a year when, particularly after the January 13th false missile alert, who we trust for information and how we respond to fear are eerily relevant questions. The staged reading, produced by UHM Theatre and Dance Department students, runs at 7:30pm on October 26 and 27, and on October 30, the 80th anniversary of the original broadcast.

KY Shakespeare Presents WAR OF THE WORLDS Photo KY Shakespeare Presents WAR OF THE WORLDS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2018

Kentucky Shakespeare is announces the production of Orson Welles' radio drama of H.G. Wells' science fiction masterpiece The War of the Worlds. This 6-actor, 70-minute production will be performed live at the Louisville Public Media Performance Studio on select nights October 10-28, 2018.

BPA Theatre School Is Now Enrolling For Fall Classes Photo BPA Theatre School Is Now Enrolling For Fall Classes
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

BPA Theatre School is now registering for an enticing array of fall classes for pupils of all ages. Under the creative and insightful tutelage of Kate Drummond, students (ages 4 - 7) in Creative Drama will explore the elements of theatre and learn to use their faces, bodies, and voices to tell a story. Kate will also lead students from grades 1 - 3 as they learn two song-and-dance numbers and engage in goofy, imaginative skill-building theatre games in Introduction to Musical Theatre. For grades 2 - 4, H.G. Wells' most popular classic tale will get a brand new twist in War of the Worlds: This time the aliens have invaded Bainbridge Island!

Maryland Ensemble Theatre Presents THE ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU, REMIX Photo Maryland Ensemble Theatre Presents THE ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU, REMIX
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

Maryland Ensemble Theatre (MET) is proud to present The Island of Dr. Moreau, Remix. In this modern adaptation of the classic H.G. Wells novel, a group of plane crash survivors end up on a seemingly deserted beach with only the clothes on their backs. They begin searching the island for supplies, but they quickly learn that they are not alone. This show uses movement, sound, and text to craft a chilling atmosphere that is sure to haunt audiences long after the curtains close.

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