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MAMMA MIA! Opens Theatre In The Park's 2021 Season Photo MAMMA MIA! Opens Theatre In The Park's 2021 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2021

After a summer of no musical theatre on the stage in Shawnee Mission Park, Theatre in the Park (TIP) opens its 2021 season with one of the most popular musicals in recent history. “Mamma Mia” takes the stage on June 4 and will play for seven performances through June 12.

BWW Review: Opening Gala at The Brunswick Ballroom Photo BWW Review: Opening Gala at The Brunswick Ballroom
by Josh Stent - Mar 9, 2021

The opening of a new live performance venue during a worldwide pandemic may at first seem like an oxymoron…. However The Brunswick Ballroom defies the odds and truly proves that the live performance scene in Melbourne is back in business baby! This recently refurbished Sydney Road venue, located in the old Metropolis Hotel, has been spectacularly re-envisioned with inspiration drawn from the iconic 90's Prahran music institution The Continental Cafe. The Brunswick Ballroom truly is a ' diamond in the rough' with its grand staircase leading up to the ballroom and the magnificent stained glass domes that evoke Australian artist Leonard French's work. It is sure to have a long future ahead of it as one of Melbourne's premier live performance venues, enriching Melbourne audiences with an eclectic array of domestic and international cabaret, music and comedy.

Peter Lockyer and Mamie Parris Starred In The Reading Of THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO At Photo Peter Lockyer and Mamie Parris Starred In The Reading Of THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO At Tuacahn Center For The Arts
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2019

A reading of the new musical The Count of Monte Cristo was presented on October 11th at Tuacahn Center for the Arts. Scott S. Anderson directed the private presentation of the musical penned by the Tony Award nominated team of Frank Wildhorn, composer, and Jack Murphy, book and lyrics.

Scoop: Two-Hour '20/20' Documentary Reports on Family of Bank Robbers Who Stole Over  Photo Scoop: Two-Hour '20/20' Documentary Reports on Family of Bank Robbers Who Stole Over $100,000 in Texas Heists - Friday, June 28, 2019
by TV Scoop - Jun 24, 2019

Get all the scoop on Two-Hour '2020' Documentary Reports on Family of Bank Robbers Who Stole Over $100,000 in Texas Heists, airing on ABC on Friday, June 28, 2019!

FemmeVox Returns To GCTC After Triumphant Launch Photo FemmeVox Returns To GCTC After Triumphant Launch
by A.A. Cristi - May 1, 2019

Great Canadian Theatre Company, CKCU-FM, and CHUO-FM proudly announce the return of FemmeVox, a series of concerts and artist-led workshops celebrating established and emerging talent, and promoting mentorship among its artists.

BWW Feature: HAMILTON Celebrates History Education By Giving Back to 3,900 Students w Photo BWW Feature: HAMILTON Celebrates History Education By Giving Back to 3,900 Students with EDUHAM in Detroit!
by Katie Laban - Apr 20, 2019

When you see a high student support another high school student that is one of the best moments you can ever witness, but when you see over 2,000 students support one another the experience is astounding and one you will never forget! This was exactly the experience that happened at the Fisher Theatre on Thursday morning for the Hamilton Education Program, better known as EduHam, when the second of the two high school only Hamilton matinee performances happened. The students were greeted by Chaundre Hall-Broomfield, who plays Hercules Mulligan / James Madison, and then selected student took the stage to perform original projects inspired by their analysis of primary source materials and lyrics from the musical. That was followed by a Q & A with some members of the Angelica Tour company of Hamilton that is currently here in Detroit as part of the Broadway in Detroit season and the special matinee student performance. It was an experience that these students will never forget!

BWW Previews: BYU Continues Rare Partnership with Frank Wildhorn, Staging Unique Vers Photo BWW Previews: BYU Continues Rare Partnership with Frank Wildhorn, Staging Unique Version of WONDERLAND
by Blair Howell - Jan 20, 2019

Composer Frank Wildhorn worked directly with cast of BYU's WONDERLAND. This follows the university's first full-scale production of THE COUNT OF MONTE. BWW interviews Director Tim Threlfall of BYU's Music Dance Theatre program.

Theatre In The Park Opens 49th Summer Season With Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID Photo Theatre In The Park Opens 49th Summer Season With Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID
by A.A. Cristi - May 21, 2018

A dancing lobster, an evil octopus, a strict father and a delightful array of singing sea creatures. All that and more makes Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID an audience favorite - and it will open the 2018 summer outdoor season for Theatre in the Park (TTIP). Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID, a premiere at TTIP, will have seven performances at the outdoor amphitheater Friday through Sunday, June 8-10 and the following Wednesday through Saturday June 13-16. Showtime for all productions is 8:30 p.m. with gates opening at 7 p.m.

BWW Review Exclusive: Jason Robert Brown and Kelli O'Hara Doubly Delightful in BYU Br Photo BWW Review Exclusive: Jason Robert Brown and Kelli O'Hara Doubly Delightful in BYU Bravo! Concert
by Blair Howell - Dec 24, 2017

Presumed to be a first: Jason Robert Brown and Kelli O'Hara performing together in concert. Undoubtedly a first in Utah: two Tony winners performing together in concert. Definitely: a Tony-deserving concert. In a major coup, the BYU Bravo! performing arts series assembled the vanguard composer and the luminous muse for his last Broadway musical -- for what appears to have been their first performance together in concert. And they decisively demonstrated how divinely delightful a concert can be.

Sarah McLeod and Adalita Join Cast of AMERICAN IDIOT Photo Sarah McLeod and Adalita Join Cast of AMERICAN IDIOT
by Julie Musbach - Nov 26, 2017

The wait is over the full cast of Green Day's explosive award-winning Broadway phenomenon American Idiot is here and getting set to take Australia by storm.

Bob Weir Honored as United Nations Goodwill Ambassador Photo Bob Weir Honored as United Nations Goodwill Ambassador
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 18, 2017

Yesterday, Bob Weir was horored as a United Nations Goodwill Ambassador. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) appointed legendary musician and founding member of the Grateful Dead and Dead & Company to help raise awareness and mobilize support for the UN agency's work to end poverty while fighting climate change.

Disney's CAMP ROCK Opens This Week at Theatre in the Park
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2017

Imagine summer camp complete with rock rivalries and you have the jamming musical, DISNEY'S CAMP ROCK!

Disney's CAMP ROCK Opens This Week at Theatre in the Park
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

Imagine summer camp complete with rock rivalries and you have the jamming musical, DISNEY'S CAMP ROCK!

National Baseball Hall of Fame to Salute THE SIMPSONS; Watch Iconic 'Homer At the Bat' Clip
by Caryn Robbins - May 23, 2017

In recognition of the 25th anniversary of the episode originally airing on FOX on February 20, 1992, fans can celebrate America's favorite animated family – and Americana at its best – prior to the annual legends game at Doubleday Field in Cooperstown this weekend.

THE SIMPSONS Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Classic HOMER AT THE BAT Episode
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 21, 2017

Twenty-five years after THE SIMPSONS' “Homer at the Bat” episode originally aired, it is still a fan-favorite. The episode featured guest-voice appearances by nine superstar Major League Baseball players, including members of the National Baseball Hall of Fame – Wade Boggs, Ken Griffey, Jr. and Ozzie Smith – and Roger Clemens, Steve Sax, Jose Canseco, Don Mattingly, Darryl Strawberry and Mike Scioscia.

Players Club of Swarthmore Celebrates 106th Season with a FUNdraiser!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2016

The Players of Club of Swarthmore kicks off its 106th season with their annual FUNdraiser on September 10th at 6:30pm.

Players Club of Swarthmore Celebrates 106th Season with a FUNdraiser!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 1, 2016

The Players of Club of Swarthmore kicks off its 106th season with their annual FUNdraiser on September 10th at 6:30pm.

Scoop: SHARK TANK on ABC - Today, August 5, 2016
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2016

Get all the scoop on SHARK TANK, airing on ABC today, August 5, 2016!

Scoop: SHARK TANK on ABC - Friday, August 5, 2016
by - Jul 29, 2016

Get all the scoop on SHARK TANK, airing on ABC on Friday, August 5, 2016!

CABARET Opens the 2016 Summer Season at Theatre in the Park
by Marianka Swain - May 31, 2016

The musical CABARET, with music by Kansas City's own John Kander and lyrics by partner Fred Ebb, opens the 2016 summer season at Theatre in the Park on Friday night, June 3. The powerful musical about life in Berlin in the 1930s as the Nazi party begins its rise to power continues through Saturday, June 5, and again the following Wednesday, June 8 through Saturday, June 11. The box office opens at 6 p.m. and the gates to the seating bowl open at 6:30 p.m.; the show begins at 8:30 p.m.

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