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FRAGMENTS A LIVE AUDIO STORY To Return For 12 Performances Only Photo FRAGMENTS A LIVE AUDIO STORY To Return For 12 Performances Only
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2021

Featuring a stunning array of live dance, video projections, original composition, and a timeless story, Fragments has been adapted in accordance with current New York State health guidelines.

At Home Artists Project Presents FIRST BIRTHDAY: A Short Play Festival Photo At Home Artists Project Presents FIRST BIRTHDAY: A Short Play Festival
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2021

At Home Artists Project's First Birthday: A Short Play Festival, features three short length plays. At Home Artists Project is a virtual space for new work, creating compelling live entertainment in order to fill the current cultural vacuum and promote a sense of community in a time of isolation, all while aiming to help support affected artists and philanthropic arts organizations.

Folger Consort Presents CHRISTMAS WITH THE FOLGER CONSORT: A VIRTUAL CONCERT Photo Folger Consort Presents CHRISTMAS WITH THE FOLGER CONSORT: A VIRTUAL CONCERT
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2020

Folger Consort, the early music ensemble in residence at the Folger Shakespeare Library, will make available a virtual holiday-themed concert for on-demand streaming via the Folger Shakespeare Library starting Friday, December 11, 2020 through Tuesday, January 5, 2021.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, October 30- with Christina Bianco, Next On Stage, and  Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, October 30- with Christina Bianco, Next On Stage, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

Today (October 30) in live streaming: Find out who made the Top 5 on Next On Stage, Christina Bianco sings at Birdland, and so much more!

Abe Goldfarb, Gil Brady, And More To Perform In ZOMBIE TOWN Benefit Reading For COVID Photo Abe Goldfarb, Gil Brady, And More To Perform In ZOMBIE TOWN Benefit Reading For COVID Direct Relief
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2020

A one-night only benefit reading of ZOMBIE TOWN, the documentary play by Tim Bauer, will perform live on Zoom on Friday, October 30 at 8pm ET. G

Wake Up With BWW 9/23: Check Out Webber's CINDERELLA Marquee, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/23: Check Out Webber's CINDERELLA Marquee, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2020

Today's top stories: check out the marquee for Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella, Marc Kudisch will lead a play about West Side Story for the New Works Virtual Festival, and more!

VIDEO: Original Tour Cast of SOMETHING ROTTEN! Reunites for Reimagined 'To Thine Own  Photo VIDEO: Original Tour Cast of SOMETHING ROTTEN! Reunites for Reimagined 'To Thine Own Self Be True'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

The Something Rotten! 1st National Tour cast has reunited for a performance of the reimagined song, 'To Thine Own Self Be True'. The song was rewritten for the tour but has never been recorded - until now!

Cult Fave THE MANSON FAMILY (AN OPERA) Receives Immersive Staging Photo Cult Fave THE MANSON FAMILY (AN OPERA) Receives Immersive Staging
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2019

Noted avant garde composer John Moran has selected Las Vegas's award-winning Majestic Repertory Theatre to debut a new immersive staging of his composition The Manson Family (an opera), marking the fiftieth anniversary of the notorious 1969 crime that shook the nation. Originally commissioned by the Lincoln Center, The Manson Family (an opera) has built a cult following largely due to its cast recording produced by Moran's artistic mentor Phillip Glass and featuring Iggy Pop.

Photo Flash: Dream The Impossible Dream With MAN OF LA MANCHA At STAGES! Photo Photo Flash: Dream The Impossible Dream With MAN OF LA MANCHA At STAGES!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019

One man's quest to change the world! Dream the impossible dream with MAN OF LA MANCHA at STAGES St. Louis, playing now through October 6. Based upon the immortal literary creation Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes, this romantic musical adventure will take audiences members on a journey that dares us all to see life not as it is but as it should be.

Lisa Howard Leads NYC Industry Reading Of HANSEL & GRETL & HEIDI & GUNTER Photo Lisa Howard Leads NYC Industry Reading Of HANSEL & GRETL & HEIDI & GUNTER
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2019

The new musical Hansel & Gretl & Heidi & Gunter, which will have its West Coast premiere at Village Theatre outside of Seattle in 2020, will receive an industry reading co-directed by Tony Award-winner Victoria Clark (The Light in the Piazza) and Jerry Dixon (If/Then) on May 3, 2019 at 3PM.

Casting Announced For Stages St. Louis' 2019 Season Photo Casting Announced For Stages St. Louis' 2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2019

STAGES St. Louis is thrilled to announce casting for its 33rd Season: THE BOY FROM OZ, GREASE, MAN OF LA MANCHA, and its Emerson Family Theatre Series production of Disney's 101 DALMATIANS. 'The tagline at STAGES is 'Experience The Story' and our 2019 Season stays true to these words offering something special for everyone,' expresses Associate Producer Andrew Kuhlman.

Riverside Theatre Stages Classic MY FAIR LADY Photo Riverside Theatre Stages Classic MY FAIR LADY
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2019

Riverside Theatre, led by Producing Artistic Director/CEO Allen D. Cornell and Managing Director/COO Jon R. Moses, present one of Broadway's great musicals and the Lerner and Loewe classic, My Fair Lady. Sponsored by Bill & Laura Frick and Riverside Theatre's Patron Producers Group, My Fair Lady performs on the Stark Stage from March 12-31, 2019

Theater Resources Unlimited Announces The Cast And Industry Talkback Panel For MIRA Photo Theater Resources Unlimited Announces The Cast And Industry Talkback Panel For MIRACOLO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2019

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces Miracolo by Jarlath Barsanti-Jacobs and Emilio Solla as part of the 2019 TRU Voices New Musicals Reading Series on Monday evening January 14, 2019 at 7pm at the Actors Temple, 339 West 47th Street, New York, NY. The reading is produced by Harold Heno in association with R.K. Greene, and will be directed by Fred Mann III. It is free but reservations are required: please email name and number of tickets requested to TRUVoicesSeries@gmail.com, or use the bright red ticketing box at https://truonline.org/events/miracolo/.

Folger Theatre Will Present a Rare Restoration MACBETH Photo Folger Theatre Will Present a Rare Restoration MACBETH
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Rampant ambition and minds unhinged. Shrieking owls and prophesies foretold. Folger Theatre begins its 2018/19 season with Macbeth, Shakespeare's murderous tragedy seen anew and here, set in London's famous Bedlam asylum for a groundbreaking production integrating period music into a famous variation of the play. The Restoration-era adaptation by Sir William Davenant, which mesmerized audiences from the re-opening of London theaters in the 1660's until well into the 18th century, blends music performed by Folger Consort and the seminal tragedy of the Scottish king.

Folger Theatre Will Present a Rare Restoration MACBETH Photo Folger Theatre Will Present a Rare Restoration MACBETH
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2018

Rampant ambition and minds unhinged. Shrieking owls and prophesies foretold. Folger Theatre begins its 2018/19 season with Macbeth, Shakespeare's murderous tragedy seen anew and here, set in London's famous Bedlam asylum for a groundbreaking production integrating period music into a famous variation of the play. The Restoration-era adaptation by Sir William Davenant, which mesmerized audiences from the re-opening of London theaters in the 1660's until well into the 18th century, blends music performed by Folger Consort and the seminal tragedy of the Scottish king.

Kravis Center Presents Broadway's Musical Comedy Smash SOMETHING ROTTEN! Photo Kravis Center Presents Broadway's Musical Comedy Smash SOMETHING ROTTEN!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2018

The completely original new musical Something Rotten!, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon, Aladdin), with music and lyrics by Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Wayne Kirkpatrick and Golden Globe Award and Tony Award nominee Karey Kirkpatrick and a book by Tony Award nominees Karey Kirkpatrick and best-selling author John O'Farrell, opens at The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts on May 1-6, 2018.

SOMETHING ROTTEN to Crack Up Providence Photo SOMETHING ROTTEN to Crack Up Providence
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2018

The completely original new musical SOMETHING ROTTEN!, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon, Aladdin), with music and lyrics by Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Wayne Kirkpatrick and Golden Globe Award and Tony Award nominee Karey Kirkpatrick and a book by Tony Award nominees Karey Kirkpatrick and best-selling author John O'Farrell, opens at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC), May 15 - 20, 2018. In Providence, SOMETHING ROTTEN! is part of the Taco/White Family Foundation Broadway Series.

Cast Announced for SOMETHING ROTTEN at the National Theatre Photo Cast Announced for SOMETHING ROTTEN at the National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2018

Casting has been announced for the hit Broadway musical SOMETHING ROTTEN! for its upcoming engagement at Washington, D.C.'s National Theatre from February 6 thru 18, 2018. Tickets may be purchased online at TheNationalDC.com, in person at the National Theatre box office (Monday thru Friday from Noon to 6:00 PM), or by calling 800-514-3849. The National Theatre is located at 1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW.

SOMETHING ROTTEN! is on its Way to Sacramento Photo SOMETHING ROTTEN! is on its Way to Sacramento
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2017

The completely original new musical Something Rotten!, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon, Aladdin), with music and lyrics by Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Wayne Kirkpatrick and Golden Globe Award and Tony Award nominee Karey Kirkpatrick and a book by Tony Award nominees Karey Kirkpatrick and best-selling author John O'Farrell, opens at the Community Center Theater on Jan. 2, 2018, and runs through Jan. 7.

Tickets for SOMETHING ROTTEN! Go On Sale Friday, Dec. 8 Photo Tickets for SOMETHING ROTTEN! Go On Sale Friday, Dec. 8
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2017

Hennepin Theatre Trust will present the completely original new musical SOMETHING ROTTEN! as part of the 2017-2018 Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin Season April 3-8, 2018 at the historic Orpheum Theatre (910 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis). SOMETHING ROTTEN! is directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon, Aladdin), with music and lyrics by Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Wayne Kirkpatrick and Golden Globe Award and Tony Award nominee Karey Kirkpatrick, and a book by Tony Award nominees Karey Kirkpatrick and best-selling author John O'Farrell.

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