Wagner College Theatre Announces 2016 Stanley Drama Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2016

The Wagner College Theatre has announced that the winner of this year's Stanley Drama Award is Mike Bencivenga of Astoria, Queens, N.Y., for his two-act play, 'Bad Hearts.' (more...)

Wagner College Theatre Reveals 2015 Stanley Drama Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

The Wagner College Theatre has announced that the winner of this year's Stanley Drama Award is Bob Clyman of North Caldwell, N.J., for his play, 'The Good Bet.' (more...)

Stage and Screen Star Barrie Ingham Has Died at 82
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2015

English actor of the stage and screen, Barrie Ingham has died at age 82. Best known on the London stage for Herbie, opposite Angela Lansbury, he also appeared in Aspects of Love on Broadway, opposite Sarah Brightman. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Theatre Works Explores Why WE LIVE HERE
by Joseph Baker - Jan 5, 2015

I like the title of Harold Ellis Clark's WE LIVE HERE, winner of the NewWorks@TheWorks playwriting competition hosted by Playhouse on the Square and now playing at Theatre Works. If you emphasize the word WE, it offers two different interpretations: (1) It could refer to the racist white characters in the play, who don't relish the idea of ceding part of their predominately white neighborhood in Metarie to the black characters who have had the questionable luck of winning a post-Hurricane Katrina lottery; or (2) it could refer to the black characters themselves, who defiantly (and rightly) have planted their feet on new, if rocky, turf. In fact, any of the three words in the title could be emphasized and, consequently, offer a new facet inviting a different interpretation. (more...)

POTS@TheWorks Season to Present WE LIVE HERE at TheatreWorks, 1/2-25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2015

We Live Here by Harold Ellis Clark will play as part of NewWorks@TheWorks at TheatreWorks, January 2 - January 25, 2015. (more...)

POTS@TheWorks Season to Present WE LIVE HERE at TheatreWorks, 1/2-25
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

We Live Here by Harold Ellis Clark will play as part of NewWorks@TheWorks at TheatreWorks, January 2 - January 25, 2015. (more...)

Second Annual NewWorks @ TheWorks Competition Begins Today
by Anna Bencivengo - Sep 27, 2014

The NewWorks@TheWorks Play Competition was established in 2013 to renew our focus on cultivating new and original theatre. Playwrights are invited to submit their scripts and a panel of local directors, actors, and designers select six plays to be a part of a staged reading series. Of those six plays, two are chosen to be fully produced as world premiers for our POTS@TheWorks 2015 - 2016 season. (more...)

Second Annual NewWorks @ TheWorks Competition Begins 9/27
by Anna Bencivengo - Sep 17, 2014

The NewWorks@TheWorks Play Competition was established in 2013 to renew our focus on cultivating new and original theatre. Playwrights are invited to submit their scripts and a panel of local directors, actors, and designers select six plays to be a part of a staged reading series. Of those six plays, two are chosen to be fully produced as world premiers for our POTS@TheWorks 2015 - 2016 season. (more...)

NewWorks@TheWorks Readings Continue 12/1
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2013

The NewWorks@TheWorks Reading Series continues on December 1st with readings of the remaining finalists in Playhouse on the Square's playwriting competition: (more...)

Playhouse on the Square Kicks Off NewWork@TheWorks Series Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2013

The finalists for Playhouse on the Square's NewWorks@TheWorks Playwriting Competition have been selected. Six original plays will be featured as part of the NewWorks@TheWorks Reading Series, beginning tonight, October 5, 2013. (more...)

Playhouse on the Square Selects Finalists for NewWork@TheWorks Playwriting Competition
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2013

The finalists for Playhouse on the Square's NewWorks@TheWorks Playwriting Competition have been selected. Six original plays will be featured as part of the NewWorks@TheWorks Reading Series, beginning October 5, 2013. (more...)

Wagner College Announces Stanley Drama Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2013

The Wagner College Theatre has named Brian Mulholland the winner of the 2013 Stanley Drama Award for his play, "The Return of Tartuffe." (more...)