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Works by Anna Deavere Smith, Dominique Morisseau & More Featured in Signature Theatre Photo Works by Anna Deavere Smith, Dominique Morisseau & More Featured in Signature Theatre's 2021-2022 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020

Signature Theatre has announced today that their 2021-22 Season will feature five works by five Resident Playwrights, including a production by Signature's Residency 1 playwright Anna Deavere Smith, world premiere plays from Residency 5 playwrights Annie Baker, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Samuel D. Hunter & a New York premiere by Dominique Morisseau.

Signature Theatre Announces 1st National Tour of CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND and West Coast P Photo Signature Theatre Announces 1st National Tour of CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND and West Coast Premiere of OCTET
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2020

The Signature Theatre has announced that Octet, the critically acclaimed world premiere musical by Residency 5 playwright Dave Malloy, will make its west coast premiere during Berkeley Repertory Theatrea??s Spring 2021 season. Directed by Annie Tippe, Octet was the first musical commissioned and produced in the theatrea??s history.

Cast Recording of Signature Theatre's CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND to Be Released May 8 Photo Cast Recording of Signature Theatre's CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND to Be Released May 8
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 15, 2020

Signature Theatre today announced that the cast recording of its production of their acclaimed production of Lauren Yee's Cambodian Rock Band, featuring songs by Dengue Fever, will be released on May 8 by Yellow Sound Label. The album will be produced by Michael Croiter and Matthias Winter.

Signature Theatre Launches SIGSPACE, Online Programming Featuring Bill Irwin, Anna De Photo Signature Theatre Launches SIGSPACE, Online Programming Featuring Bill Irwin, Anna Deavere Smith & More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2020

Signature Theatre today announced a new program, SigSpace, which will bring artistically-anchored programming to the unique Signature Theatre lobby space, with the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Signature Theatre Postpones Productions Of CONFEDERATES and TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 19 Photo Signature Theatre Postpones Productions Of CONFEDERATES and TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2020

Signature Theatre has announced postponement of its spring productions, including Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 by Residency 1 playwright Anna Deavere Smith, and Confederates by Residency 5 playwright Dominique Morisseau.

Industry Editor Exclusive: How Will Off-Broadway Non-Profits Survive? Photo Industry Editor Exclusive: How Will Off-Broadway Non-Profits Survive?
by Cara Joy David - Mar 27, 2020

This week, I asked representatives from ten theatrical nonprofits in New York to speak with me. Most said yes, but many asked to speak off-the-record because the situation is changing so rapidly they didn't want to be quoted on something that would be incorrect by the time the piece ran. Unlike my usual in the weeds piece, this is purposely a more reflective one.

Photo Coverage: Go Inside Opening Night of CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND Photo Photo Coverage: Go Inside Opening Night of CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND
by Jennifer Broski - Feb 25, 2020

Cambodian Rock Band began performances on February 4 and opened just last night, February 24 on the Irene Diamond Stage at the Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street). The production is a limited engagement through March 15, 2020.

Rochelle Torres Named Director of Marketing, Communications and Engagement at Signatu Photo Rochelle Torres Named Director of Marketing, Communications and Engagement at Signature Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2020

Rochelle Torres is the new Director of Marketing, Communications & Engagement at Signature Theatre (Paige Evans, Artistic Director; Harold Wolpert, Executive Director), the company announced today. Torres comes to Signature from Playwrights Horizons, where she worked for more than seven years.

Signature Theatre Will Celebrate OCTET Cast Recording With Special Celebration in Jan Photo Signature Theatre Will Celebrate OCTET Cast Recording With Special Celebration in January
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2020

Signature Theatre (Paige Evans, Artistic Director; Harold Wolpert, Executive Director) will celebrate the release of the Original Cast Recording of Octet, the critically acclaimed world premiere musical by Residency 5 playwright Dave Malloy, with a special celebration on Monday, January 27th at 6:00pm in The Pershing Square Signature Center Lobby. The event will include a special performance and CD signing by the Octet cast and creatives. The event is free and open to the public. An RSVP is required - click here for more information on how to RSVP.

Sheldon Best, Cecil Blutcher and More to Star in Signature Theatre's Production of TH Photo Sheldon Best, Cecil Blutcher and More to Star in Signature Theatre's Production of THE HOT WING KING
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2020

Casting is confirmed for the Signature Theatre (Paige Evans, Artistic Director; Harold Wolpert, Executive Director) world premiere of The Hot Wing King by Katori Hall, directed by Steve H. Broadnax III. The production will play from February 11 to March 22, 2020 with opening night set for March 1 in The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues).

Signature Theatre's THE HOT WING KING Will Be Extended by One Week Photo Signature Theatre's THE HOT WING KING Will Be Extended by One Week
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2019

Tickets are now on sale for the Signature Theatre (Paige Evans, Artistic Director; Harold Wolpert, Executive Director) world premiere of The Hot Wing King by Katori Hall, directed by Steve H. Broadnax III. The production will also be extended one week and will play from February 11 to March 22, 2020 with opening night set for March 1 in The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). Click here for more information.

Courtney Reed & More Will Star in Signature Theatre's CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND Photo Courtney Reed & More Will Star in Signature Theatre's CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2019

Casting is confirmed and tickets are now on sale for the Signature Theatre (Paige Evans, Artistic Director; Harold Wolpert, Executive Director) New York premiere of Cambodian Rock Band by Lauren Yee, directed by Chay Yew, featuring songs by Dengue Fever. The production will play from February 4 to March 8, 2020 with opening night set for February 24, 2020 in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). Click here for more information.

Signature Theatre's FIRES IN THE MIRROR Announces Final Extension Through December 22 Photo Signature Theatre's FIRES IN THE MIRROR Announces Final Extension Through December 22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019

Signature Theatre (Paige Evans, Artistic Director; Harold Wolpert, Executive Director) has announced that its sold-out production of Fires in the Mirror, written by MacArthur fellow Anna Deavere Smith, directed by Saheem Ali, and featuring Michael Benjamin Washington, has been extended again and will now play through December 22, 2019.

Photo Coverage: Signature Theatre Celebrates Opening Night of FIRES IN THE MIRROR Photo Photo Coverage: Signature Theatre Celebrates Opening Night of FIRES IN THE MIRROR
by Katherine Lee - Nov 12, 2019

Signature Theatre presents Fires in the Mirror by Anna Deavere Smith featuring Michael Benjamin Washington and directed by Saheem Ali. The production opened just last night, November 11th in The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues).

Signature Welcomes New Members To Board Of Trustees Including Dominique Morisseau, Li Photo Signature Welcomes New Members To Board Of Trustees Including Dominique Morisseau, Lila Neugebauer and More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019

Signature Theatre announces additions to Signature's Board of Trustees.

Signature's FIRES IN THE MIRROR Extends Into December Photo Signature's FIRES IN THE MIRROR Extends Into December
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2019

Signature Theatre (Paige Evans, Artistic Director; Harold Wolpert, Executive Director) has announced that its production of Fires in the Mirror, written by MacArthur Genius Fellow Anna Deavere Smith, featuring Michael Benjamin Washington, and directed by Saheem Ali, has been extended by one week and will now play throughDecember 1, 2019. The production begins performances on October 22 with a November 11th opening night in The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10thAvenues).

Photo Coverage: Signature Theatre Celebrates Its One-Millionth Subsidized Ticket Thro Photo Photo Coverage: Signature Theatre Celebrates Its One-Millionth Subsidized Ticket Through the Signature Ticket Initiative!
by Monroe George - May 23, 2019

Last night, Signature Theatre celebrated the one-millionth subsidized ticket sold under the 'Signature Ticket Initiative: A Generation of Access.' This is a massive milestone for this almost 15-year old initiative which provides tickets at accessible prices. A special reception was held in the lobby at the Signature Center on Wednesday, May 22nd.

Photo Coverage: Dave Malloy's OCTET Celebrates Opening Night at Signature Theatre! Photo Photo Coverage: Dave Malloy's OCTET Celebrates Opening Night at Signature Theatre!
by Jennifer Broski - May 20, 2019

The Signature Theatre production of Octet, a world premiere chamber choir musical by three-time Tony Award nominee Dave Malloy (Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812)and directed by Annie Tippe (Ghost Quartet), opened just last night, May 19, in The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). Octet will now play through June 23, 2019.

Bryan Cranston, HADESTOWN & More Win at the 2019 Drama League Awards- The Full List! Photo Bryan Cranston, HADESTOWN & More Win at the 2019 Drama League Awards- The Full List!
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2019

The Drama League (Gabriel Stelian-Shanks, Executive Artistic Director) today announced the 2019 Drama League Awards Nominees for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, and the much-coveted Distinguished Performance Award. The nominations were announced this morning by the current stars of Waitress, Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan, at the official announcement event at Sardi's Restaurant, which was streamed live online here at BroadwayWorld.

Signature Theatre Hosts Celebration of One Millionth Subsidized Ticket Photo Signature Theatre Hosts Celebration of One Millionth Subsidized Ticket
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2019

Signature Theatre will commemorate the millionth subsidized ticket offered under the Signature Ticket Initiative: A Generation of Access with a special celebration on Wednesday, May 22nd at 6:30pm in The Pershing Square Signature Center Lobby.

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