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Walnut Street Theatre Presents a Kids' Production Of GRACE FOR PRESIDENT Photo Walnut Street Theatre Presents a Kids' Production Of GRACE FOR PRESIDENT
by Stephi Wild - Jan 14, 2020

Kids of all ages will see democracy in action during the Walnut Street Theatre for Kids (WST for Kids) musical production of GRACE FOR PRESIDENT. From February 1 - 9, see the popular children's book about a school's mock election come to life on the historic Walnut stage!

The Media Theatre Presents ELF The Musical For The Holidays Photo The Media Theatre Presents ELF The Musical For The Holidays
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 29, 2019

Remember how that movie 'Elf' starring Will Ferrell made you laugh? And how heartwarming it was? Well, 'Elf' is also a Broadway musical, and it's coming to The Media Theatre this holiday season (November 13-January 12). Christian Ryan directs and choreographs. Ben Kapilow is Resident Music Director.

WST For Kids Series Concludes With FLY GUY: The Musical Photo WST For Kids Series Concludes With FLY GUY: The Musical
by Julie Musbach - May 6, 2019

The Walnut Street Theatre for Kids Series (WST for Kids) concludes its season with FLY GUY: The Musical, running from May 31 - June 8. In this WST for Kids finale, audiences will follow along with a boy named "Buzz" and his pet fly, "Fly Guy," for a wacky adventure and small-but-mighty fun!

BWW Review: SHE LOVES ME at Candlelight Music Theatre Photo BWW Review: SHE LOVES ME at Candlelight Music Theatre
by Greer Firestone - Nov 26, 2018

There's a reason that the vast majority of parishioners to musical theatre had not seen SHE LOVES ME prior, including Aisle Say. The show, while billed as charming and seasonal with carolers singing "12 Days of Christmas", has as much gravitas as tweets from Tweeter in Chief

BWW Previews: SHE LOVES ME at Candlelight Music Theatre Photo BWW Previews: SHE LOVES ME at Candlelight Music Theatre
by Greer Firestone - Nov 12, 2018

A bonified, old fashioned musical, SHE LOVES ME, opens at Candlelight on Nov 17 through Dec 23. SHE LOVES ME is the perfect way to re-discover your Christmas spirit. Set in a shop in1930s Budapest, it is a warm romantic comedy with an endearing innocence.

BRIGADOON Awakens At The Candlelight Theatre Photo BRIGADOON Awakens At The Candlelight Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2018

There is a legend that once every hundred years in the Scottish highlands the village of Brigadoon awakens and its awakening enthralls with its mystery, delightful characters, and a love story that transcends time. Directed by Bob Kelly, Candlelight's Brigadoon features Andy Boettcher and Jared Calhoun as adventurers Tommy Albright and Jeff Douglas who find themselves lost in the highlands when Brigadoon comes to life. Sophie Jones plays Fiona MacLaren who is at once smitten with Tommy, Analisa Wall is the feisty Meg Brockie who sets her eye on Jeff Douglas.

BRIGADOON Awakens At The Candlelight Theatre Photo BRIGADOON Awakens At The Candlelight Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2018

There is a legend that once every hundred years in the Scottish highlands the village of Brigadoon awakens and its awakening enthralls with its mystery, delightful characters, and a love story that transcends time. Directed by Bob Kelly, Candlelight's Brigadoon features Andy Boettcher and Jared Calhoun as adventurers Tommy Albright and Jeff Douglas who find themselves lost in the highlands when Brigadoon comes to life. Sophie Jones plays Fiona MacLaren who is at once smitten with Tommy, Analisa Wall is the feisty Meg Brockie who sets her eye on Jeff Douglas.

THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK Comes to People's Light Photo THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK Comes to People's Light
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 1, 2018

Building on the Blaine County School District's mission of inspiring, engaging, educating and empowering every student, Company of Fools announces the 21st year of Stages of Wonder-an in-school dramatic arts program that has served as the theatre curriculum in local elementary schools since 1997.

People's Light Stages THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK Photo People's Light Stages THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK
by Julie Musbach - Feb 1, 2018

In a cramped, secret Amsterdam annex, alongside seven other refugees, a Jewish girl hides from the Nazis. In the midst of this nightmare scenario, Anne Frank channels her lively intelligence into a diary that resonates decades after her death. Wendy Kesselman's adaptation captures the immediacy of Anne's unique voice, and the courage and terror of a life evading Hitler's genocide of the Jews.

Walnut Street Theatre presents JUNIE B. JONES THE MUSICAL
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 9, 2017

???????Boys and girls will love Walnut Street Theatre for Kids' production of Junie B. Jones The Musical. The Junie B. Jones book series is celebrating its 25th anniversary, and the world's funniest first-grader is front and center at Walnut Street Theatre. Kids, parents and grandparents can read the books together and see their favorite characters live on stage in an hour-long musical filled with lots of laughter. Due to popular demand, the Walnut has just announced the production has been extended! Junie B. Jones will now run June 2nd through June 18th.

Walnut Street Theatre's JUNIE B. JONES Just Extended
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 2, 2017

Boys and girls will love Walnut Street Theatre for Kids' production of Junie B. Jones The Musical. The Junie B. Jones book series is celebrating its 25th anniversary, and the world's funniest first-grader is front and center at Walnut Street Theatre. Kids, parents and grandparents can read the books together and see their favorite characters live on stage in an hour-long musical filled with lots of laughter. Due to popular demand, the Walnut has just announced the production has been extended! Junie B. Jones will now run June 2nd through June 18th.

Walnut Street Theatre's COMEDY TONIGHT! Gala to Honor Denise D. Hodgson
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

Walnut Street Theatre has announced that it will honor Walnut Street Theatre Trustee Denise D. Hodgson with the 2017 Edwin Forrest Award at the Theatre's annual Gala.

Walnut Street Theatre For Kids Meows Onstage with GARFIELD: THE MUSICAL WITH CATTITUDE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

Audiences of all ages will love Walnut Street Theatre for Kids' production of GARFIELD: The Musical With Cattitude.

Walnut Street Theatre For Kids Meows Onstage with GARFIELD: THE MUSICAL WITH CATTITUDE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Audiences of all ages will love Walnut Street Theatre for Kids' production of GARFIELD: The Musical With Cattitude.

Photo FLASH: KILLER ANGELS Photos at Michigan Shakespeare Festival
by Rebecca Russo - Jul 15, 2016

The Michigan Shakespeare Festival's Season Of Rebellion culminates with "The Killer Angels," a play by Karen Tarjan's adapted from the Pulitzer-Prize-winning Gettysburg novel by Michael Shaara.

Photo Flash: First Look at Michigan Shakespeare Festival's RICHARD II
by Tyler Peterson - Jul 13, 2016

The Michigan Shakespeare Festival's Season of Rebellion continues with RICHARD II! Playing in repertory with AS YOU LIKE IT and THE KILLER ANGELS, Karen Tarjan's adaptation of Michael Shaara's novel. Running now thru August 14th in Jackson and Canton, MI. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action!

Photo Flash: First Look at Michigan Shakespeare Festival's AS YOU LIKE IT
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2016

AS YOU LIKE IT headlines the Michigan Shakespeare Festival's Season of Rebellion! Playing now in repertory with RICHARD II and THE KILLER ANGELS, Karen Tarjan's adaptation of Michael Shaara's novel. Running now thru August 14th in Jackson and Canton, MI. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action!

Michigan Shakespeare Festival Launches 'Season Of Rebellion' Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2016

The Michigan Shakespeare Festival, the official Shakespeare Festival of the State of Michigan, brings a Season Of Rebellion to the Great Lakes region with As You Like It, Richard II, and the Civil War drama The Killer Angels, a play by Karen Tarjan based on Michael Shaara's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel about the Battle of Gettysburg.

Michigan Shakespeare Festival Sets 'Season Of Rebellion'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2016

The Michigan Shakespeare Festival, the official Shakespeare Festival of the State of Michigan, brings a Season Of Rebellion to the Great Lakes region with As You Like It, Richard II, and the Civil War drama The Killer Angels, a play by Karen Tarjan based on Michael Shaara's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel about the Battle of Gettysburg.

Door Shakespeare Sets Casting for 2015 Season
by Tyler Peterson - May 26, 2015

? Door Shakespeare has announced play selections and casting for the 2015 summer season.