PARADISE SQUARE Earns More TBA Award Nominations Than Any New Musical; Full List!PARADISE SQUARE Earns More TBA Award Nominations Than Any New Musical; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2019

Theatre Bay Area, one of the largest regional performing arts service organizations in North America, has announced the finalists of the 2019 TBA Awards. The sixth-annual TBA Awards Celebration will take place on Monday, Nov. 4 at the Herbst Theatre (401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco). (more...)

Los Altos Stage Company Presents THE GRAPES OF WRATHLos Altos Stage Company Presents THE GRAPES OF WRATH
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2019

Los Altos Stage Company proudly presents Frank Galati's stage adaptation of John Steinbeck's classic piece of Americana, The Grapes of Wrath. The production runs  April 11-May 5. (more...)

BWW Review: A Pleasing TUCK EVERLASTING Charms at TheatreWorks Silicon ValleyBWW Review: A Pleasing TUCK EVERLASTING Charms at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley
by Robert Sokol - Dec 20, 2018

In a production where the whole is certainly equal to the sum of its parts, Tuck Everlasting could emerge as a pleasing and long-lasting alternative to splashier or too familiar seasonal holiday fare. (more...)

Photo Flash: TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Presents TUCK EVERLASTINGPhoto Flash: TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Presents TUCK EVERLASTING
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2018

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley brings an enchanted bestseller to life for the holidays with the regional premiere of Tuck Everlasting. Set in the 1890s, free-spirited Winnie Foster searches for adventure, finding the Tucks, a close-knit family that has discovered the secret to everlasting life. Winnie faces the choice of a lifetime: return to everyday life, or join the Tucks on their infinite, irreversible voyage through time. Directed by TheatreWorks Founding Artistic Director Robert Kelley, Tuck Everlasting will be presented November 28 - December 30 (press opening: December 1) at Lucie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Rd., Palo Alto. For tickets ($40-$100) and more information the public may visit TheatreWorks.org or call (650) 463-1960. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at TheatreWorks SIlicon Valley's TUCK EVERLASTINGPhoto Flash: First Look at TheatreWorks SIlicon Valley's TUCK EVERLASTING
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2018

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley brings an enchanted bestseller to life for the holidays with the regional premiere of Tuck Everlasting. Set in the 1890s, free-spirited Winnie Foster searches for adventure, finding the Tucks, a close-knit family that has discovered the secret to everlasting life. Winnie faces the choice of a lifetime: return to everyday life, or join the Tucks on their infinite, irreversible voyage through time. Directed by TheatreWorks Founding Artistic Director Robert Kelley, Tuck Everlasting will be presented November 28 - December 30 (press opening: December 1) at Lucie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Rd., Palo Alto. For tickets ($40-$100) and more information the public may visit TheatreWorks.org or call (650) 463-1960. (more...)

Additional Casting Announced for TUCK EVERLASTING at TheatreWorks Silicon ValleyAdditional Casting Announced for TUCK EVERLASTING at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley
by Marika O'Hara - Oct 30, 2018

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley brings an enchanted bestseller to life for the holidays with the regional premiere of Tuck Everlasting. Set in the 1890s, free-spirited Winnie Foster searches for adventure, finding the Tucks, a close-knit family that has discovered the secret to everlasting life. Winnie faces the choice of a lifetime: return to everyday life, or join the Tucks on their infinite, irreversible voyage through time. Directed by TheatreWorks Founding Artistic Director Robert Kelley, Tuck Everlasting will be presented November 28 - December 30 at Lucie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Rd., Palo Alto. (more...)

TheatreWorks to Enchant During the Holidays with TUCK EVERLASTINGTheatreWorks to Enchant During the Holidays with TUCK EVERLASTING
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2018

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley brings an enchanted bestseller to life for the holidays with the regional premiere of Tuck Everlasting. Set in the 1890s, free-spirited Winnie Foster searches for adventure, finding the Tucks, a close-knit family that has discovered the secret to everlasting life. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at TUCK EVERLASTING at TheatreWorks Silicon ValleyPhoto Flash: First Look at TUCK EVERLASTING at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2018

An enchanting bestseller springs to life as TheatreWorks Silicon Valley brings the regional premiere of Tuck Everlasting to Palo Alto. In this 1890s tale, free-spirited Winner Foster's search for adventure leads to the Tucks, a close-knit family that has discovered the secret to everlasting life. (more...)

Hillbarn Theatre Opens Its 18/19 Season With WEST SIDE STORYHillbarn Theatre Opens Its 18/19 Season With WEST SIDE STORY
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2018

Hillbarn Theatre, the Peninsula's premier theatre company, opens its 2018-19 season with the Tony Award-winning musical WEST SIDE STORY. Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet is transported to New York City as two young, idealistic lovers find themselves caught between warring street gangs, the Jets and the Sharks. Their struggle to survive in a world of hate, violence and prejudice is one of the most innovative, heart-wrenching and relevant musical dramas of our time. (more...)

Photo Flash: 42 Street Moon presents THE SECRET GARDENPhoto Flash: 42 Street Moon presents THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2017

San Francisco's acclaimed 42nd Street Moon has announced the full cast and creative team for the 2017-2018 season's Holiday production, the Tony Award-winning family favorite The Secret Garden. Based on the beloved novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from 42nd Street Moon's THE SECRET GARDENVIDEO: Watch Highlights from 42nd Street Moon's THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2017

San Francisco's acclaimed 42nd Street Moon presents the 2017-18 season's holiday production, the Tony Award-winning family favorite The Secret Garden. Based on the beloved novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden has a book and lyrics by Pulitzer Prize-winner Marsha Norman ('night, Mother) and music by Grammy Award-winner Lucy Simon. The Secret Garden begins tonight, December 6, for a run through December 24, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Cast Announced for 42nd Street Moon's Holiday Production THE SECRET GARDENCast Announced for 42nd Street Moon's Holiday Production THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2017

San Francisco's acclaimed 42nd Street Moon has announced the full cast and creative team for the 2017-2018 season's Holiday production, the Tony Award-winning family favorite The Secret Garden. Based on the beloved novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden has a book and lyrics by Pulitzer Prize-winner Marsha Norman ('night, Mother) and music by Grammy Award-winner Lucy Simon. The Original Broadway Production won two Tony Awards in 1991: Best Book of a Musical (Marsha Norman) and Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical (11-year-old Daisy Eagan, making Eagan the youngest female Tony Award-winner to date). The Secret Garden runs from December 6 - 24, 2017 and will perform at the Gateway Theatre (formerly the Eureka Theatre). The press opening will take place on Saturday, December 9 at 6:00 p.m. Tickets range from $25 - $76 and can be purchased through the Box Office at (415) 255-8207 or online atwww.42ndstmoon.org. (more...)

Hillbarn Theatre to Host ONE DAY ON BROADWAY Conservatory at Hillbarn Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2017

Hillbarn Theatre, the Peninsula's premier community theatre company, is proud to announce its Conservatory at Hillbarn fundraiser,One Day on Broadway, today, February 4, 2017 at 2 p.m. (more...)

Hillbarn Theatre to Host ONE DAY ON BROADWAY Conservatory at Hillbarn Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

Hillbarn Theatre, the Peninsula's premier community theatre company, is proud to announce its Conservatory at Hillbarn fundraiser,One Day on Broadway, on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 2 p.m. (more...)

Hillbarn Theatre's Annual Gala Raises Over $100,000 for Community Arts Initiatives Throughout the Bay Area
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

Today, Hillbarn Theatre, the Peninsula's premier community theatre company, announced that it raised over $100,000 at its annual gala, When You Wish Upon A Star, which took place on Saturday, November 5 at Peninsula Temple Sholom in Burlingame.  The proceeds from the gala support Hillbarn Theatre and their community arts initiatives throughout the Bay Area.  (more...)

Hillbarn Theatre presents Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's MARY POPPINS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

This holiday season, Hillbarn Theatre - the Peninsula's premier community theatre company - will present Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins, the magical high-flying musical that has swept the hearts and imaginations of families around the globe. Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Mary Poppins follows the story of young Jane and Michael who have sent many nannies packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of common sense - and a little bit of magic - she teaches the family members how to value each other again. This delightful musical features favorite Mary Poppins tunes including 'A Spoonful of Sugar,' 'Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,' 'Jolly Holiday,' 'Let's Go Fly a Kite,' 'Step in Time,' and 'Chim Chiminey.' (more...)

Hillbarn Theatre to Stage to KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, 3/10-27
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2016

This March, Harper Lee's beloved novel, To Kill a Mockingbird, comes to life at Hillbarn Theatre. Set in Alabama during The Great Depression, this Pulitzer Prize-winning novel sees racial injustice envelop a small-town community. Through courage and compassion, lawyer Atticus Finch seeks the truth, and his feisty daughter, Scout - a young girl on the cusp of adulthood - brings new hope to a neighborhood in turmoil. This timeless classic compels audiences to take an honest look at our nation's past and humanities moral responsibility to each other. (more...)

Harper Lee's riveting classic "To Kill a Mockingbird" comes to life on-stage at Hillbarn Theatre | March 10-27, 2016
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

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