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Readings of ALBINO DEER Complete CastingReadings of ALBINO DEER Complete Casting
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2018

Quick Silver Theater Company (QSTC), in partnership with the Episcopal Actors' Guild (EAG), will present readings of Albino Deer as part of EAG's Open Stage Grant. (more...)

BABETTE'S FEAST Will End Its Off-Broadway Engagement This SundayBABETTE'S FEAST Will End Its Off-Broadway Engagement This Sunday
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2018

Based on the short story by Isak Dinesen (and made famous by the 1987 Academy Award-winning film), Babette's Feast will play its final performance Sunday May 13th,  at the Theatre at Saint Clement's (423 West 46th Street, between Ninth & Tenth Avenues).  Babette's Feast will have played 14 previews and 56 regular performances. (more...)

MRT Wins Four Major 2018 Irne AwardsMRT Wins Four Major 2018 Irne Awards
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2018

Merrimack Repertory Theatre (MRT) is proud to announce that it has won four 2018 Awards from the Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE) in the large stage category (more...)

Merrimack Repertory Theatre Earns 15 Nominations In The 2018 Irne AwardsMerrimack Repertory Theatre Earns 15 Nominations In The 2018 Irne Awards
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2018

Merrimack Repertory Theatre (MRT) is proud to announce that it received 15 nominations from the Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE) for its 22nd Annual IRNE Awards, including nominations in the Best Play and Best Director categories for Silent Sky and The Royale, and two nominations for My 80-Year-Old Boyfriend, including Best New Play. (more...)

New York Premiere Of BABETTE'S FEAST Will Begin An Open-Ended Off-Broadway EngagementNew York Premiere Of BABETTE'S FEAST Will Begin An Open-Ended Off-Broadway Engagement
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2018

Based on the short story by Isak Dinesen (and made famous by the 1987 Academy Award-winning film), Babette's Feast will begin performances Wednesday March 14th at the Theatre at Saint Clement's (423 West 46th Street, between Ninth & Tenth Avenues) for an open-ended Off-Broadway engagement.  Opening Night is set for Sunday March 25th (5pm).  The performance runs 90 minutes with no intermission. (more...)

BWW Review: Portland Stage's BABETTE'S FEAST Has Contemporary ResonanceBWW Review: Portland Stage's BABETTE'S FEAST Has Contemporary Resonance
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - Feb 5, 2018

Portland Stage has mounted an adaptation of Isak Dinesen's short story Babette's Feast, conceived by Abigail Killeen and written by Rose Courtney, that retains the message of grace and humanity at the core of the tale, while casting the narrative in an entirely different, highly contemporaneous light. Intriguing and sometimes perplexing in its Brechtian staging, this production adheres closely to the Dinesen text and bears little resemblance to the iconic movie of 1987. (more...)

BWW Review: New England Premiere of THE ROYALE: Boxing for DignityBWW Review: New England Premiere of THE ROYALE: Boxing for Dignity
by Nancy Grossman - Sep 20, 2017

Merrimack Repertory Theatre rings the bell for the start of its 39th season with the New England premiere of Marco Ramirez's award-winning play inspired by the life of Jack Johnson, the first black man to fight for the title of World Heavyweight Boxing Champion. THE ROYALE is a beautifully-written and acted story about a man's quest to get his due and make a difference, about the unforeseen consequences of his actions and the damage he leaves in his wake, and a stunning commentary on the rending of the American social fabric that continues to threaten our peace and tranquility. (more...)

THE ROYALE to Make New England Debut at Merrimack Repertory TheatreTHE ROYALE to Make New England Debut at Merrimack Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Merrimack Repertory Theatre (MRT) launches its 39th season with 'The Royale,' the new power-packed drama inspired by the life of Jack Johnson, the first black man to fight for the title of World Heavyweight Champion. (more...)

THE ROYALE to Make New England Debut at Merrimack Repertory TheatreTHE ROYALE to Make New England Debut at Merrimack Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

Merrimack Repertory Theatre (MRT) launches its 39th season with 'The Royale,' the new power-packed drama inspired by the life of Jack Johnson, the first black man to fight for the title of World Heavyweight Champion. (more...)

BWW Review: An Alluring Journey with ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA at Orlando ShakesBWW Review: An Alluring Journey with ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA at Orlando Shakes
by Kimberly Moy - Apr 4, 2017

ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA is one of those mandatory high school reading Shakespeare classics that never gets old. Though it is a tragedy, Orlando Shakes production is glamorous, entertaining and extremely palatable. Casting, costumes, and classic story come together to make ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA the crown jewel of the season. (more...)

'Star Trek' Actor and Seasoned Stage Actress to Lead the Cast of Orlando Shakespeare Theater's ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA'Star Trek' Actor and Seasoned Stage Actress to Lead the Cast of Orlando Shakespeare Theater's ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

Orlando Shakespeare Theater (Orlando Shakes) in Partnership with UCF is thrilled to present William Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra featuring Michael Dorn as Antony and Caralyn Kozlowski as Cleopatra. (more...)

Star Trek's Michael Dorn and Seasoned Stage Actress Caralyn Kozlowski Lead ANTONY AND CLEOPATRAStar Trek's Michael Dorn and Seasoned Stage Actress Caralyn Kozlowski Lead ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2017

Orlando Shakespeare Theater (Orlando Shakes) in Partnership with UCF is thrilled to present William Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra featuring Michael Dorn as Antony and Caralyn Kozlowski as Cleopatra. Dorn, best known for starring as Lieutenant Commander Worf in the syndicated television series Star Trek: The Next Generation, and Kozlowski, long-running stage actor with over 40 professional theater credits, will perform in Antony and Cleopatra from March 29 - April 30, 2017 in the Goldman Theater. Tickets ($25 - $60) for Antony and Cleopatra are available now by calling (407) 447-1700 ext. 1, visiting www.orlandoshakes.org, or in person at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center (812 East Rollins Street). (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 1/13; FENCES in Salt Lake City, Exclusive FUN HOME in Denver, Harold Prince's CANDIDE and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 13, 2017

As we start our new year, we are offering a more comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which will now include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature COPENHAGEN in Washington, DC, FENCES in Salt Lake City, an exclusive behind-the-scenes video of FUN HOME in Denver and more. Check out our top features below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at August Wilson's FENCES at Pioneer Theatre CompanyPhoto Flash: First Look at August Wilson's FENCES at Pioneer Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

Pioneer Theatre Company presents Fences, the critically renowned play by August Wilson. The timeless drama about fathers and sons runs now through January 21, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

BWW Review: Pioneer Theatre Company's FENCES is LayeredBWW Review: Pioneer Theatre Company's FENCES is Layered
by Tyler Hinton - Jan 10, 2017

The production of FENCES currently playing at Pioneer Theatre Company is both literally and figuratively layered and lived in. (more...)

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents August Wilson's FENCESPioneer Theatre Company Presents August Wilson's FENCES
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2016

Pioneer Theatre Company presents Fences, the critically renowned play by August Wilson. The timeless drama about fathers and sons runs January 6 to January 21, 2017. (more...)

Judy Gold Hosts SOLO TRAIN at Primary Stages TonightJudy Gold Hosts SOLO TRAIN at Primary Stages Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2013

Primary Stages presents Solo Train: An Evening of Solo Performers by emerging artists guided by renowned actress and Emmy Award-winning writer Judy Gold (The Judy Show: My Life as a Sitcom, 'The Rosie O'Donnell Show'), tonight, January 24 at 7PM and 9PM at the Bank Street Theater (155 Bank Street). Inspired by stories from his or her own life, each writer/performer has honed their performance to its most essential elements during the past semester at ESPA. Some stories are hilarious. Some stories are moving. Each story is bracingly fresh. (more...)

Judy Gold to Host SOLO TRAIN at Primary Stages, 1/24Judy Gold to Host SOLO TRAIN at Primary Stages, 1/24
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2013

Primary Stages presents Solo Train: An Evening of Solo Performers by emerging artists guided by renowned actress and Emmy Award-winning writer Judy Gold (The Judy Show: My Life as a Sitcom, "The Rosie O'Donnell Show"), Thursday, January 24 at 7PM and 9PM at the Bank Street Theater (155 Bank Street). Inspired by stories from his or her own life, each writer/performer has honed their performance to its most essential elements during the past semester at ESPA. Some stories are hilarious. Some stories are moving. Each story is bracingly fresh. (more...)

DC: Take Me Out Flies Medium-High at Studio Theatre
by Maya Cantu - May 25, 2005

Well, my old man might have been on to something. Take Me Out, Richard Greenberg's pointed fastball of a tragicomedy, sees baseball as not just symbolic of life, but of democracy itself--designed both for equal opportunity success and for the inherent failures of an imperfect system. (more...)