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PlayCo 2021 Residency For Black Women Theatre Makers Culminating Events Begin Today Photo PlayCo 2021 Residency For Black Women Theatre Makers Culminating Events Begin Today
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2021

PlayCo presents the culminating events of their 2021 Residency for Black Women Theatre Makers, a four-month period of process-oriented creative support provided to artists from around the world.

PlayCo Returns To In-Person Performances With IS IT SUPPOSED TO LAST? Photo PlayCo Returns To In-Person Performances With IS IT SUPPOSED TO LAST?
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2021

The series' final performance for the first time invites a limited number of in-person audiences to experience the work, at a special surprise location in Bushwick, Brooklyn on June 29 at 7pm.

Celebrate Juneteenth At Alabama Shakespeare Festival With Outdoor Installation Photo Celebrate Juneteenth At Alabama Shakespeare Festival With Outdoor Installation
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 18, 2021

Alabama Shakespeare Festival invites friends, neighbors and visitors to Montgomery to celebrate and reflect on Juneteenth with us. Walk the stunning grounds to learn about the history of Juneteenth and take in perspectives on freedom from 13 Black artists who've collaborated with ASF over the years. The Juneteenth outdoor installation will be up on ASF's great lawn through July 5.

PlayMakers Presents An Encore Presentation Of EDGES OF TIME In Honor Of World Press F Photo PlayMakers Presents An Encore Presentation Of EDGES OF TIME In Honor Of World Press Freedom Day
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 26, 2021

In honor of World Press Freedom Day,  PlayMakers Repertory Company will release a limited encore run of the world premiere production of “Edges of Time,” written by Jacqueline E. Lawton. Directed by Jules Odendahl-James, “Edges of Time” will be available to stream from May 3 - 9, 2021.  

USITT Announces 2021 Award Winners Photo USITT Announces 2021 Award Winners
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 19, 2021

USITT has announced their 2021 award winners. Winners will be honored during their 61st Annual Conference & Stage Expo taking place virtually, March 8-12, 2021. 

CHANGING THE LANDSCAPE: A New Miniseries From 'in 1: The Podcast' About Race And BIPO Photo CHANGING THE LANDSCAPE: A New Miniseries From 'in 1: The Podcast' About Race And BIPOC Designers
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 13, 2020

It's Not That We Don't Exist the podcast is about to hit 100 episodes, but before that milestone, we are pleased to present a brand new mini-series entitled 'Changing the Landscape: Examining Race in Theatrical Design.'

Ismail Mahomed Joins Board Of Cape Town City Ballet Photo Ismail Mahomed Joins Board Of Cape Town City Ballet
by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2020

Dr Ismail Mahomed has been appointed to the Board of Cape Town City Ballet with immediate effect.

USITT Announces 2020 Award Winners Photo USITT Announces 2020 Award Winners
by Stephi Wild - Feb 26, 2020

The United States Institute for Theatre Technology is pleased to announce our 2020 award winners. Each year USITT along with many generous sponsors present a wide array of awards to those who work, create, and excel in the theatre and live entertainment industry.

People's Light Announces Extension Of MUD ROW Photo People's Light Announces Extension Of MUD ROW
by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2019

After opening to rave reviews in June, the world premiere of Mud Row is extended through August 4th at People's Light. The theatre will host a book signing with playwright Dominique Morisseau in their Steinbright Stage lobby from 1 to 1:30pm before the final 2pm performance on Sunday, August 4th. Tickets to Mud Row range from $35 to $65, including fees. To purchase, call 610.644.3500 or visit www.peopleslight.org. People's Light is located at 39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, PA 19355. Mud Row scripts are $15 and available for sale in the lobby and online.

People's Light Presents Dominique Morisseau's MUD ROW Photo People's Light Presents Dominique Morisseau's MUD ROW
by Julie Musbach - Jun 7, 2019

People's Light presents Mud Row, a world premiere play by recent Tony Award nominee Dominique Morisseau (Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations). Two generations of sisters navigate class, race, love, and family on "Mud Row," an area in the East End of West Chester, Pennsylvania.

Photo Flash: Backstage With The Cast Of August Wilson's KING HEDLEY II At Two River T Photo Photo Flash: Backstage With The Cast Of August Wilson's KING HEDLEY II At Two River Theater
by Robert Diamond - Dec 19, 2018

Marking the halfway point in its commitment to present all 10 plays of August Wilson's American Century Cycle, Two River Theater's critically-acclaimed production of Wilson's drama King Hedley II, directed by Brandon J. Dirden, ended its extended run on December 16. Scroll down for photos of the all-access pass to the closing performance.

Off-Broadway Hit SKELETON CREW Comes to People's Light Photo Off-Broadway Hit SKELETON CREW Comes to People's Light
by Julie Musbach - May 17, 2018

People's Light presents the wildly successful off-Broadway hit Skeleton Crew, a powerful story of love and loyalty by New Play Frontiers writer Dominique Morisseau. This funny, incisive, and "deeply American" (The New York Times) play that "theatergoers won't want to miss" (Huffington Post) centers on a group of Detroit autoworkers as they confront the eroding manufacturing industry. Steve H. Broadnax III, who directed the theatre's critically-acclaimed staging of The Mountaintop in 2016, returns for the production. Skeleton Crew opens on June 13 and has already extended to July 15 on the Steinbright Stage at People's Light.

Writers Theatre Announces SMART PEOPLE Photo Writers Theatre Announces SMART PEOPLE
by Julie Musbach - Feb 6, 2018

Writers Theatre, under the leadership of Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma, presents Smart People, written by Lydia R. Diamond and directed by Hallie Gordon. Smart People runs March 21 - June 10, 2018 in the Gillian Theatre at 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe. The Press Opening is Wednesday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m.

Writers Theatre Presents SMART PEOPLE Photo Writers Theatre Presents SMART PEOPLE
by Julie Musbach - Jan 3, 2018

Writers Theatre, under the leadership of Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma, presents Smart People, written by Lydia R. Diamond and directed by Hallie Gordon. Smart People runs March 21 June 10, 2018 in the Gillian Theatre at 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe. The Press Opening is Wednesday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m.

PlayMakers presents DOT, 11/22- 12/10 Photo PlayMakers presents DOT, 11/22- 12/10
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

PlayMakers Repertory Company proudly presents the regional premiere of Dot by playwright/actor Colman Domingo ( Fear the Walking Dead, Wild With Happy ). Directed by Nicole A. Watson in her PlayMakers directorial debut, the production features PlayMakers' acclaimed company member Kathryn Hunter-Williams in the title role of Dot, and welcomes new company member Samuel Ray Gates. Dot runs from November 22 to December 10, 2017.

PlayMakers presents DOT, 11/22- 12/10 Photo PlayMakers presents DOT, 11/22- 12/10
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 8, 2017

PlayMakers Repertory Company proudly presents the regional premiere of Dot by playwright/actor Colman Domingo ( Fear the Walking Dead, Wild With Happy ). Directed by Nicole A. Watson in her PlayMakers directorial debut, the production features PlayMakers' acclaimed company member Kathryn Hunter-Williams in the title role of Dot, and welcomes new company member Samuel Ray Gates. Dot runs from November 22 to December 10, 2017.

Goodman Theatre Supports Summer Off-Loop Shows from Teatro Vista, Definition Theatre and Collaboraction
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Goodman Theatre is proud to support Chicago's off-Loop theater companies Teatro Vista, Definition Theatre Company and Collaboraction as a producing partner on several high-profile productions this summer - two of which open this week.

Cast Announced for Definition Theatre Company's Chicago Debut of AN OCTOROON
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Definition Theatre Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Tyrone Phillips and Managing Director Neel McNeill, announces casting for the first play of its 2017-2018 season, the Chicago premiere of An Octoroon by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins (Gloria, Appropriate), produced in association with Goodman Theatre.

Alexander Street Supports Performing Arts Design
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

Alexander Street, a ProQuest company, is enabling researchers to go behind the scenes of the world's greatest theatre, dance, and opera performances through Performance Design Archive Online, the only international multimedia collection to cover all aspects of theatre production design.

Cast Announced for Definition Theatre Company's Chicago Debut of AN OCTOROON
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

Definition Theatre Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Tyrone Phillips and Managing Director Neel McNeill, announces casting for the first play of its 2017-2018 season, the Chicago premiere of An Octoroon by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins (Gloria, Appropriate), produced in association with Goodman Theatre.

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