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FROM OUR HOME TO YOUR HOME Programming Continues at Milwaukee Rep Photo FROM OUR HOME TO YOUR HOME Programming Continues at Milwaukee Rep
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020

Milwaukee Rep continues From Our Home to Your Home online programming through September thanks to the support of Donald & Donna Baumgartner, Elizabeth Quadracci Harned Family and the donors to the Double-Down for Artists Challenge which raised a total of $109,000 to support Milwaukee Rep's artists that have been severely impacted by COVID-19.

VIDEO: First Look at ECLIPSED at Milwaukee Rep Photo VIDEO: First Look at ECLIPSED at Milwaukee Rep
by Stage Tube - Mar 12, 2020

Milwaukee Repertory Theater presents Eclipsed written by Black Panther and 'Walking Dead' star Danai Gurira in the Quadracci Powerhouse, March 3 - 29, 2020.

Photo Flash: Milwaukee Repertory Theater Presents ECLIPSED Photo Photo Flash: Milwaukee Repertory Theater Presents ECLIPSED
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2020

Milwaukee Repertory Theater presents Eclipsed written by Black Panther and 'Walking Dead' star Danai Gurira in the Quadracci Powerhouse, March 3 - 29, 2020.

VIDEO: Take 5 with Sola Thompson from ECLIPSED at Milwaukee Rep Photo VIDEO: Take 5 with Sola Thompson from ECLIPSED at Milwaukee Rep
by Stage Tube - Feb 21, 2020

Milwaukee Repertory Theater presents Eclipsed written by Black Panther and 'Walking Dead' star Danai Gurira in the Quadracci Powerhouse, March 3 - 29, 2020. Take 5 with one of the show's stars, Sola Thompson, below!

12 Women Honored as Milwaukee SHEroes at Milwaukee Rep Photo 12 Women Honored as Milwaukee SHEroes at Milwaukee Rep
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2020

Milwaukee Repertory Theater will honor 12 Milwaukee SHEroes during the run of Eclipsed, March 3 -29, 2020. A Milwaukee SHEro is a woman* of color who exemplifies the values of dedication to one's community, collaboration and sisterhood. Milwaukee Rep received over 100 nominations, which an outside selection committee including Milwaukee Rep employees and community members, picked the following 12 candidates honored as Milwaukee SHEroes. All 12 women are doing their part to better the Milwaukee community.

Milwaukee Rep Presents ECLIPSED Next Month Photo Milwaukee Rep Presents ECLIPSED Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2020

a??a??a??a??a??a??a??Milwaukee Repertory Theater presents Eclipsed written by Black Panther and a?oeWalking Deada?? star Danai Gurira in the Quadracci Powerhouse, March 3 - 29, 2020. Featuring a cast of five extraordinary women including Ashleigh Awusie (Kasimir & Karoline, The Gate Theatre in London) as Wife #2, Nancy Moricette (The Convert, The Public Theater) as Rita, Jacqueline Nwabueze (Measure for Measure, Public Theater Mobile Unit) as Wife #1, Matty Sangare (Brooklyn College )as Wife #4, and Nigerian-born, Milwaukee-raised actress Sola Thompson (La La La Strada, Proboscis Theatre) as Wife #3.

Arizona Theatre Company Presents MASTER HAROLD” … AND THE BOYS Photo Arizona Theatre Company Presents MASTER HAROLD” … AND THE BOYS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2019

Arizona Theatre Company (Sean Daniels, Artistic Director; Billy Russo, Managing Director) presents Athol Fugard's powerfully haunting masterpiece, 'Master Harold' ... and the Boys from Jan. 18- Feb. 8 at the Temple of Music and Art in Tucson and from Feb. 13 to March 1 at the Herberger Theater Center in Phoenix.

Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards Photo Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards
by BWW - Dec 16, 2019

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards Update: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS - Trinity Repertory  Photo BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards Update: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS - Trinity Repertory Company Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 9, 2019

There's just a few weeks left to make your voice heard and submit your votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Rhode Island Awards!  Photo December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Rhode Island Awards!
by BWW - Dec 2, 2019

It's December! Voting is now underway for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatres and performers are recognized. Check out the first set of stats below.

BWW Review: THE PURISTS at Huntington Theatre Company In Boston Photo BWW Review: THE PURISTS at Huntington Theatre Company In Boston
by Jan Nargi - Sep 19, 2019

There's more gray than black and white in the scintillating new play THE PURISTS written by Dan McCabe and directed by Billy Porter. Receiving its rollicking world premiere at the Huntington Theatre Company in Boston, this rap versus Broadway battle for musical purity between an ex-rapper, a hip-hop DJ and a showtunes aficionado finds common ground among this disparate group of stoop dwellers and thus throws staunchly held beliefs about music, self, and others into serious question.

Colman Domingo's DOT Makes its Regional Premiere at People's Light Photo Colman Domingo's DOT Makes its Regional Premiere at People's Light
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2019

People's Light kicks off their 45th Anniversary season with the regional premiere of Colman Domingo's Dot. 

Photo Flash: Meet Billy Porter and the Company of THE PURISTS Photo Photo Flash: Meet Billy Porter and the Company of THE PURISTS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2019

The Purists directed by Billy Porter begins performances at the Huntington Theatre Company soon, so here's a glimpse at the creative process!

Huntington Theatre Company Extends THE PURISTS Photo Huntington Theatre Company Extends THE PURISTS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2019

Huntington Theatre Company has announced the extension of The Purists. Due to high ticket demand, this new play about people with opposing viewpoints who choose to get along will now run at the South End/Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA from August 30 a?" October 6.

J. Bernard Calloway, Morocco Omari, and John Scurti to Lead Billy Porter Directed THE Photo J. Bernard Calloway, Morocco Omari, and John Scurti to Lead Billy Porter Directed THE PURISTS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2019

Huntington Theatre Company announced today the cast and creative team for the world premiere production of The Purists.

BWW Interview: Kirsten Wyatt of GUYS AND DOLLS at Guthrie Theater Photo BWW Interview: Kirsten Wyatt of GUYS AND DOLLS at Guthrie Theater
by Kristen Hirsch Montag - Jul 14, 2019

While there is much to praise, the stand-out amongst the talented GUYS AND DOLLS cast is Kirsten Wyatt, making her debut at the Guthrie as Miss Adelaide. Read this 6 Questions & a Plug to learn more from Wyatt about what makes this Guthrie show special.

BWW Review: GUYS AND DOLLS at the Guthrie Photo BWW Review: GUYS AND DOLLS at the Guthrie
by Karen Bovard - Jul 2, 2019

With a youthful, multi-racial cast of 30, the Guthrie's current production of GUYS AND DOLLS bolsters its reputation as a theater that can mount classics with flair, fidelity, and design excellence. The lyrics crackle, as ever, the singing soars, the casting features multiple body types and skin tones, and the design pops.

Tina Landau, Ephraim Sykes, Corbin Bleu, and More Take Home Helen Hayes Awards - Full Photo Tina Landau, Ephraim Sykes, Corbin Bleu, and More Take Home Helen Hayes Awards - Full List!
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2019

The 35th annual Helen Hayes Awards honored local theater on Monday, May 13, at The Anthem.

Milwaukee Rep's TWO TRAINS RUNNING Begins April 16 Photo Milwaukee Rep's TWO TRAINS RUNNING Begins April 16
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2019

Milwaukee Repertory Theater's 65th Anniversary Season concludes in the Quadracci Powerhouse with Two Trains Running, part of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright August Wilson's trailblazing American Century Cycle, April 16 - May 12, 2019.

Rattlestick Announces Casting For World Premiere Of LOCKDOWN Photo Rattlestick Announces Casting For World Premiere Of LOCKDOWN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater has announced casting and other details for the World Premiere of Lockdown by Cori Thomas (Citizens Market, When January Feels Like Summer), directed by Kent Gash (Barbeque). This play, commissioned by Rattlestick with support from the Virginia P. Toulmin Foundation, will begin previews on April 17, 2019 at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater (224 Waverly Place), with opening night set for May 2 and a limited engagement through May 19, 2019. Tickets are on sale now at www.rattlestick.org.

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