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Detroit Repertory Theatre Closes Out 65th Season with FAIRVIEW Photo Detroit Repertory Theatre Closes Out 65th Season with FAIRVIEW
by Marissa Tomeo - May 21, 2022

The Detroit Repertory Theatre is closing out its 65th season with the Michigan Professional Premiere of Fairview by Jackie Sibblies Drury - a ground-breaking, radical, Pulitzer prize-winning comedy. Opening night is June 3rd, 2022, and it runs until July 31st, 2022. Opening nights at the Detroit Repertory Theatre are always a celebration as guests are invited to stay after the play and join in a complimentary champagne toast to a new production on the Rep stage.

Get Exclusively Priced For Tickets for Marys Seacole Photo Get Exclusively Priced For Tickets for Marys Seacole
by Aliya Al-Hassan - May 20, 2022

Mary Seacole was the pioneering Jamaican nurse who bravely voyaged to heal soldiers in the Crimean War. She was a traveller, a hotelier and a businesswoman. She was the most impressive woman you’ve ever met.

New Plays Announced For 2022 Bay Area Playwrights Festival Photo New Plays Announced For 2022 Bay Area Playwrights Festival
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2022

Playwrights Foundation, the West Coast's premier launchpad for exceptional new plays and playwrights, has announced its lineup for the 45th Annual Bay Area Playwrights Festival (BAPF) which will be presented as a hybrid (in-person and streamed) festival July 29 - August 7, 2022. Selected from 240 applicants via a committee process with 150 readers (the majority of whom are also playwrights), five powerful plays by five exciting new voices will receive public readings and workshops in this year's festival.

Terry Nemeth, Publisher of Theatre Communications Group, to Retire Photo Terry Nemeth, Publisher of Theatre Communications Group, to Retire
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

‚Äč‚ÄčTheatre Communications Group, the national organization for theatre, announced that publisher Terry Nemeth will be retiring in the fall of 2022. For almost 40 years, Nemeth has led TCG‚Äôs publishing programs, including TCG Books and¬†American Theatre¬†magazine.

The Wilma Theater Presents Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play FAIRVIEW Photo The Wilma Theater Presents Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play FAIRVIEW
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022

The Wilma Theater finishes its 2021-22 Season with Fairview, the groundbreaking 2019 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Jackie Sibblies Drury, directed by Pulitzer Prize-winner James Ijames.

Oakland Theater Project Presents Bay Area Premiere of Aishah Rahman's THE MOJO AND TH Photo Oakland Theater Project Presents Bay Area Premiere of Aishah Rahman's THE MOJO AND THE SAYSO
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2022

Up next in its 2022 season, Oakland Theater Project (OTP) presents the first-ever Bay Area production of the 1989 play The Mojo and the Sayso by Aishah Rahman, a writer, professor and active participant in the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s. 

BWW Review: MARYS SEACOLE at Mosaic Theater Company Photo BWW Review: MARYS SEACOLE at Mosaic Theater Company
by Mary Lincer - May 9, 2022

Mary Seacole (1805-1881) had more skills than José Andres; in addition to establishing catering in war zones (Seacole set up a rest stop for British soldiers near the front lines during the Crimean War.), she also provided health care services during Jamaica's 1850 cholera epidemic and Panama's the following year.

FAT HAM Wins 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Photo FAT HAM Wins 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
by Team BWW - May 9, 2022

The Pulitzer Prize Board has just announced that Fat Ham has won the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Other finalists included: Selling Kabul, and Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord.

VIDEO: Who Will Win the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama? Live at 3pm! Photo VIDEO: Who Will Win the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama? Live at 3pm!
by Nicole Rosky - May 9, 2022

The Pulitzer Prize Board today will present the 2022 award winners for Prizes in Journalism, Books, Drama and Music. Who will win this year? Tune in right here at 3pm to watch the announcement live!

New Works by Keenan Scott II, Anna Deavere Smith & More to be Featured in New York St Photo New Works by Keenan Scott II, Anna Deavere Smith & More to be Featured in New York Stage and Film Summer Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

New York Stage and Film, will return July 9-August 7 for five weeks of in-person programming in Poughkeepsie for their 2022 Summer Season. 

New York Stage and Film Announces Summer Season Featuring Josh Radnor, Lily Houghton, Photo New York Stage and Film Announces Summer Season Featuring Josh Radnor, Lily Houghton, Anna Deavere Smith, and More
by Stephi Wild - May 5, 2022

New York Stage and Film returns July 9-August 7 for five weeks of in-person programming in Poughkeepsie for their 2022 Summer Season.  For 38 years, NYSAF has operated as a vital incubator for artists and their work, a catalyst for stories that continue across the country and around the world.  All tickets are $25 and go on sale June 1.

World Premiere of FEEDING ON LIGHT & More Announced for Undermain Theatre's 2022/2023 Photo World Premiere of FEEDING ON LIGHT & More Announced for Undermain Theatre's 2022/2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

For its 39th season Undermain Theatre is returning to a full season of professional live performances with a diverse array of exciting productions to inspire and enrich the live theater experience in Dallas.

World Premiere of Ann-Marie McDonald's FALL ON YOUR KNEES & More Announced for Canadi Photo World Premiere of Ann-Marie McDonald's FALL ON YOUR KNEES & More Announced for Canadian Stage 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

Canadian Stage will lift the curtain today on an unabashedly ambitious 15-show season for 22.23, presenting exceptional performance from Canada and around the world, celebrating large-scale, theatrical spectacle alongside intimate and provocative social commentary. 

THE SOUND INSIDE, THE THIN PLACE & More Announced for 4th Wall Theatre 2022-2023 Seas Photo THE SOUND INSIDE, THE THIN PLACE & More Announced for 4th Wall Theatre 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

4th Wall Theatre Company has announced its 2022-2023 season lineup of four Houston Premiere productions. 4th Wall will open its 12th anniversary season just in time for Halloween with a spooky Regional Premiere of THE THIN PLACE by Lucas Hnath.

BWW Review: MARYS SEACOLE, Donmar Warehouse Photo BWW Review: MARYS SEACOLE, Donmar Warehouse
by Franco Milazzo - Apr 22, 2022

This ambitious follow-up to the controversial and critically acclaimed Fairview is a kaleidoscopic view of race and women across time and space.

FAIRVIEW Concludes Trinity Rep's 2021-22 Season Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2022

Trinity Repertory Company¬†finishes its¬†2021-22 Season with¬†Fairview¬†by¬†Jackie Sibblies Drury. Directed by Brown University/Trinity Repertory Company alum¬†Christopher Windom, this show runs May 19 ‚Äď June 19 with a press opening night on Wednesday, May 25 at 7:30 pm.

Erich Bergen, Onyie Nwachukwu, and More Will Join Jed Resnick at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Erich Bergen, Onyie Nwachukwu, and More Will Join Jed Resnick at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephi Wild - Apr 21, 2022

Finally back at Feinstein's/54 Below, Jed Resnick returns with a delightful new show featuring songs, stories, and special guests ‚ÄĒ both human and puppet! Jed has delighted audiences in Avenue Q, Rent, and the Pulitzer-Prize-winning Fairview, and is thrilled to take the solo stage again with his signature humor and warmth. With music director Brian Nash at the keys, he will take you on an uplifting journey on, off, and below Broadway.

THOM PAIN (BASED ON NOTHING) Comes to 2022 Hollywood Fringe Festival Photo THOM PAIN (BASED ON NOTHING) Comes to 2022 Hollywood Fringe Festival
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2022

Thom Pain (based on nothing), a play by Will Eno, has been announced for the 2022 Hollywood Fringe Festival. Directed by Bryan Keith and performed by Johnny Patrick Yoder, there will be five performances only at the Broadwater Second Stage: Sunday 6/5 at 5:30pm (preview); Saturday 6/11 at 7:30pm; Thursday 6/16 at 8pm; Wednesday 6/22 at 5pm; and Saturday 6/25 at 12:30pm. Running time is 70 minutes.

Book Tickets Now To MARYS SEACOLE at the Donmar Warehouse Photo Book Tickets Now To MARYS SEACOLE at the Donmar Warehouse
by Marianka Swain - Apr 19, 2022

Putting the concept of a biopic through a kaleidoscope, Marys Seacole is a dazzling exploration, across oceans and eras, of what it means to be a woman who is paid to care, and how, ultimately, no one is in charge of their own story.

Trinity Rep Announces 2022-23 Season Photo Trinity Rep Announces 2022-23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2022

The Tony Award- winning Trinity Repertory Company has announced the company’s 59th season. The 2022-23 Season, which includes a five-show subscription series and an annual reimagining of A Christmas Carol, begins in September and concludes in June.   

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