Photo Flash: Agatha Christie's THE UNEXPECTED GUEST Celebrates 60 YearsPhoto Flash: Agatha Christie's THE UNEXPECTED GUEST Celebrates 60 Years
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2018

A beautiful woman, a dead body and a smoking gun!  Agatha Christie's classic play The Unexpected Guest, celebrates its 60th birthday this year having opened in the West End at the Duchess Theatre on August 12, 1958.  Be Bold Productions has mounted a faithful production of her plot-twisting work Off-Broadway at the Player Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: A CHRISTMAS CAROL THE MUSICAL Celebrates Ninth Year Off-BroadwayPhoto Flash: A CHRISTMAS CAROL THE MUSICAL Celebrates Ninth Year Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2017

The Players Theatre continues their annual holiday tradition of presenting A Christmas Carol the Musical for the ninth year. The production is a warm and uplifting adaptation of the classic Dickens tale that celebrates the essence of holiday spirit. With original music by Michael Sgouros, played by a live percussion trio, the show is wrapped in the warmth of joy, suspense and a sprinkling of tender-hearted redemption. (more...)

Photo Flash: Happy Halloween from the Off-Broadway Cast of FRANKENSTEIN - THE MUSICALPhoto Flash: Happy Halloween from the Off-Broadway Cast of FRANKENSTEIN - THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2017

As the chill in the air seeps into our summer-warmed hearts, and long days surrender to long shadows, a gothic horror story holds a growing appeal. Be Bold! Productions' Frankenstein - The Musical, began previews Off-Broadway on September 29th, officially opening on October 7th and runs through November 12th at the Players Theatre in Greenwich Village. BroadwayWorld has a shot of the cast wishing audiences a Happy Halloween below! (more...)

Photo Flash: It's Alive! FRANKENSTEIN - THE MUSICAL Rises at Players TheatrePhoto Flash: It's Alive! FRANKENSTEIN - THE MUSICAL Rises at Players Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2017

As the chill in the air seeps into our summer-warmed hearts, and long days surrender to long shadows, a gothic horror story holds a growing appeal. Be Bold! Productions' Frankenstein - The Musical, began previews Off-Broadway on September 29th, officially opening on October 7th and runs through November 12th at the Players Theatre in Greenwich Village. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

NYU Steinhardt to Begin February with THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

NYU Steinhardt's Program in Vocal Performance today announced it will present the musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood on February 2-6, 2017. The show features book, lyrics, and music by Rupert Holmes. Dallett Norris directs. (more...)

NYU Steinhardt to Begin February with THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2017

NYU Steinhardt's Program in Vocal Performance today announced it will present the musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood on February 2-6, 2017. The show features book, lyrics, and music by Rupert Holmes. Dallett Norris directs. (more...)

NYU Steinhardt Stages GRAND HOTEL This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2015

NYU Steinhardt's Program in Vocal Performance today announced it will present the musical Grand Hotel this weekend, September 24-28, 2015. The show features book by Luther Davis, music and lyrics by George Forrest and Robert Wright, and additional music and lyrics by Maury Yeston. Dallett Norris directs. (more...)

NYU Steinhardt to Stage GRAND HOTEL, 9/24-28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2015

NYU Steinhardt's Program in Vocal Performance today announced it will present the musical Grand Hotel on September 24-28, 2015. The show features book by Luther Davis, music and lyrics by George Forrest and Robert Wright, and additional music and lyrics by Maury Yeston. Dallett Norris directs. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Jason Tam, Lauren Marcus, A.J. Shively and More in MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG at Sharon Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

Sharon Playhouse, under the leadership of Artistic DirectorJohn Simpkins and Managing Director Justin Ball, presents a rare staging of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Merrily We Roll Along from July 15 through 19.  Check out a first look below! (more...)

Sharon Playhouse's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG, Starring Jason Tam & More, Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

Sharon Playhouse, under the leadership of Artistic Director John Simpkins and Managing Director Justin Ball, presents a rare staging of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Merrily We Roll Along from tonight, July 15, through July 19. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Jason Tam, Lauren Marcus, A.J. Shively and More in MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

Sharon Playhouse, under the leadership of Artistic DirectorJohn Simpkins and Managing Director Justin Ball, presents a rare staging of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Merrily We Roll Along from July 15 through 19.   Check out a sneak peek below! (more...)

Sharon Playhouse's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG, Starring Jason Tam & More, Begins Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

Sharon Playhouse, under the leadership of Artistic Director John Simpkins and Managing Director Justin Ball, presents a rare staging of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Merrily We Roll Along from July 15 through 19.  (more...)

Sharon Playhouse to Present MY FAIR LADY, 6/18-7/5
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2015

Sharon Playhouse, under the leadership of Artistic Director John Simpkins and Managing Director Justin Ball, presents one of the American musical theatre's most beloved works, My Fair Lady, from June 18 through July 5. (more...)

BWW Reviews: NYU Steinhardt Presents THE DROWSY CHAPERONE
by Emily Neuberger - Feb 13, 2015

NYU Steinhardt Vocal Performance's student-run Players Club presents THE DROWSY CHAPERONE from February 13-15 (more...)

Photo Flash: 2013 James C. Macdonald Fine Arts Scholarship Competition Announces Winners
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2013

Fifteen high school students received scholarships for successfully competing in the 2013 James C. Macdonald Fine Arts Scholarship Competition. Sponsored by the Alden at the McLean Community Center (MCC), the final competition was held at 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 23. MCC Governing Board Chair Kevin Dent and Alden Director of Youth Programs Kathleen Herr presented the awards at the final competition-performance. Scroll down for a photo of some of the winners! (more...)

MCC and The Alden Award Fine Arts Scholarships to Local Students
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2012

Twelve local high school students received scholarships for successfully competing in the 2012 James C. Macdonald Fine Arts Scholarship Competition, sponsored by the McLean Community Center (MCC) and the Alden Theatre, located at 1234 Ingleside Avenue. (more...)