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Wes Taylor and Alex Wyse Series INDOOR BOYS Picked Up By Here TV Photo Wes Taylor and Alex Wyse Series INDOOR BOYS Picked Up By Here TV
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 1, 2021

Here TV, the leading television network focusing on LGBTQ content and audiences, has acquired Indoor Boys, the Indie Series award-winning and Emmy-nominated digital series from creators Wesley Taylor and Alex Wyse.

Alex Wyse and Wesley Taylor's INDOOR BOYS Wins Six Indie Series Awards Photo Alex Wyse and Wesley Taylor's INDOOR BOYS Wins Six Indie Series Awards
by Stephi Wild - Jun 19, 2020

Indoor Boys, the critically acclaimed digital series, took home six Indie Series Awards in a virtual ceremony Thursday evening.

Veanne Cox Nominated For Daytime Emmy For INDOOR BOYS Photo Veanne Cox Nominated For Daytime Emmy For INDOOR BOYS
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 21, 2020

Veanne Cox has been nominated for a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Digital Series for her role as the eccentric and charismatic Lenora in the critically acclaimed series Indoor Boys. 

THE LION IN WINTER Roars to Life at the Ritz Theatre Company Photo THE LION IN WINTER Roars to Life at the Ritz Theatre Company
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 26, 2020

The Ritz Theatre Company is proud to present the second show of its 35th Anniversary season, The Lion in Winter, a delicious family drama teeming with schemes, scandals, squabbles, and power struggles-all on a kingly scale. Directed by Dr. Elisabeth Hostetter, the production runs from March 5th through March 22nd.

Wesley Taylor & Alex Wyse's INDOOR BOYS Leads the 2020 INDIE SERIES AWARD Nominations Photo Wesley Taylor & Alex Wyse's INDOOR BOYS Leads the 2020 INDIE SERIES AWARD Nominations
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 29, 2020

Indoor Boys, the critically acclaimed and award-winning web series written and directed by and starring Alex Wyse and Wesley Taylor, has been nominated for fifteen 2020 Indie Series Awards, the most of any series this year, including Best Comedy Series and Best Ensemble.

Oil Lamp Theater Presents PLAY ON! Photo Oil Lamp Theater Presents PLAY ON!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 7, 2019

Executive and Artistic Director, Keith Gerth and Associate Artistic Director, Stephen Smith of the Oil Lamp Theater in Glenview announce their next production, the uproarious comedy Play On! by Rick Abbot. This production is directed by Keith Gerth and will be performed from March 21st through May 5th 2019 at 1723 Glenview Road in Glenview.

Tickets Now On Sale For SORRY! WRONG CHIMNEY! Photo Tickets Now On Sale For SORRY! WRONG CHIMNEY!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2018

Tickets are now on sale for "Sorry! Wrong Chimney!" a lighthearted Christmas tale full of mistaken identities and zany foul-ups! Written by Jack Sharkey and Leo W. Sears, this is fast-paced yuletide farce is presented by the Hill Country Community Theatre. Reservations can be made by calling (830) 798-8944, online at www.theHCCT.org, or at the box office.

SORRY! WRONG CHIMNEY! Comes to Hill Country Community Theatre Photo SORRY! WRONG CHIMNEY! Comes to Hill Country Community Theatre
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 7, 2018

Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus. Actually, there are two of them, along with a surprise appearance from the Easter bunny thrown in for good measure. Add a policeman in a tantalizing striptease and you quickly understand why Hill Country Community Theatre's production of "Sorry! Wrong Chimney!" will put you in a ho, ho, ho mood for Christmas.

Cast Announced For SORRY WRONG CHIMNEY Photo Cast Announced For SORRY WRONG CHIMNEY
by Stephi Wild - Oct 14, 2018

The Hill Country Community Theatre adds more laughter to the mix with the second show of its 2018-19 season, "Sorry! Wrong Chimney!," written by Leo W. Sears and Jack Sharkey, which opens November 29th and runs through December 16.

THE MURDER ROOM Begins Clague Playhouse's 91st Season Photo THE MURDER ROOM Begins Clague Playhouse's 91st Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

The Murder Room will begin Clague Playhouse's 91st Season. In this crime thriller spoof, Mavis and her lover plan to rub out her wealthy husband, and they seem to have succeeded all too easily. But have they? A sophisticated and witty gem of a play. The play is written by Jack Sharkey and is directed by Ron Newell and our cast features Nancy Allen as Mrs. Lottie Molloy, Caitlin Halstead as Susan Hollister, Debbie Jenkins as Mavis Templeton Hollister, Simon Sedmak as Barry Draper, Terry Smith as James Crandall and Lou Will as Edgar Hollister and Abel Howard.

THE MURDER ROOM Begins Clague Playhouse's 91st Season Photo THE MURDER ROOM Begins Clague Playhouse's 91st Season
by Julie Musbach - Aug 21, 2018

The Murder Room will begin Clague Playhouse's 91st Season. In this crime thriller spoof, Mavis and her lover plan to rub out her wealthy husband, and they seem to have succeeded all too easily. But have they? A sophisticated and witty gem of a play. The play is written by Jack Sharkey and is directed by Ron Newell and our cast features Nancy Allen as Mrs. Lottie Molloy, Caitlin Halstead as Susan Hollister, Debbie Jenkins as Mavis Templeton Hollister, Simon Sedmak as Barry Draper, Terry Smith as James Crandall and Lou Will as Edgar Hollister and Abel Howard.

Clague Playhouse Announces 91st Season For 2018-2019 Photo Clague Playhouse Announces 91st Season For 2018-2019
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 1, 2018

Clague Playhouse is pleased to announce its 2018-2019 season.  Our 91st season will open with the comedy/mystery, 'The Murder Room' by Jack Sharkey and directed by Ron Newell.  The play runs September 14 - October 7, 2018.  Our Holiday show will be 'Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some!)' by John K. Alvarez, Michael Carleton and James FitzGerald and directed by Rob Gibb from November 9 - December 9, 2018.  

Hill Country Community Theatre Announces 2018-19 Season Photo Hill Country Community Theatre Announces 2018-19 Season
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 12, 2018

Hill Country Community Theatre announces its 2012-19 season.  Featuring five productions, the season includes the musical comedy "Don't Hug Me, I'm Pregnant," a holiday comedy "Sorry! Wrong! Chimney!" the thriller/comedy "Ken Ludwig's Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery," the comedy "Doublewide, Texas", and musical "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels".  This marks HCCT's 33rd year.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 6/23/2018
by - Jun 23, 2018

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 6/23/2018.

Indie Series 'Indoor Boys' Starring Wesley Taylor And Alex Wyse Will Return This Mont Photo Indie Series 'Indoor Boys' Starring Wesley Taylor And Alex Wyse Will Return This Month For Season Two
by Stephi Wild - Jun 4, 2018

Executive Producers Jim Kierstead (Kinky Boots, Waitress) and Michael Kushner, and producers Jack Sharkey and Tye Blue, announce the return of the Indie Award-winning series 'Indoor Boys' created, directed, and starring Broadway's Wesley Taylor (SpongeBob SquarePants; NBC's 'SMASH') and Alex Wyse (Spring Awakening; Marvel's 'Iron Fist'). With a total of eight new chapters, Season Two premieres June 25, 2018 on HuffPost Queer Voices, with two episodes released each Monday for 4 weeks.

BWW Review: PLACES Performed at 59E59 is an Outstanding Production Now Going to Edinburgh Fringe
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 31, 2017

Places is an outstanding production written and performed by Romy Nordlinger, directed and developed by Kate McHugh. The solo show, complemented by multi-media, was just performed at 59E59 Theaters as part of East to Edinburgh, the theatre's annual preview for the Edinburgh Festival.

Romy Nordlinger's PLACES Makes World Premiere at 59E59 Tonight Before Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Yonder Window Theatre Company and Parity Productions have announced that writer/performer Romy Nordlinger's Places is among the selected performances for this year's East to Edinburgh at 59E59 Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, Managing Director). Places will play 6 performances in July before traveling to Edinburgh, Scotland for the 2017 Fringe Festival where it will have 25 performances over the month of August (4th - 27th).  

BWW Features: Going PLACES with Nazimova and Parity Productions
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - Jul 20, 2017

The most famous actress you've never heard of.

59E59 Theaters Announces 2017 East to Edinburgh Festival Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

59E59 Theaters announces the 2017 line up for the annual EAST TO EDINBURGH festival. EAST TO EDINBURGH begins today, July 11 for a limited engagement through Sunday, July 30.

Romy Nordlinger's PLACES to Make World Premiere at 59E59 Before Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2017

Yonder Window Theatre Company and Parity Productions have announced that writer/performer Romy Nordlinger's Places is among the selected performances for this year's East to Edinburgh at 59E59 Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, Managing Director). Places will play 6 performances in July before traveling to Edinburgh, Scotland for the 2017 Fringe Festival where it will have 25 performances over the month of August (4th - 27th).  

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