BWW Review: The Origin Of Television Takes Center Stage in THE FARNSWORTH INVENTION a Photo BWW Review: The Origin Of Television Takes Center Stage in THE FARNSWORTH INVENTION at 1st Stage
by Jeffrey Walker - Feb 19, 2018

As directed by Alex Levy, THE FARNSWORTH INVENTION is theatrically inventive and mostly compelling recounting of of Farnsworth and Sarnoff's parallel stories. The production is also performed by a skillful company of actors who take the audience on this little known historical journey.

Photo Flash: First Look at 1st Stage's THE FARNSWORTH INVENTION Photo Photo Flash: First Look at 1st Stage's THE FARNSWORTH INVENTION
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2018

In his return to playwriting, celebrated film and television writer Aaron Sorkin's signature style lends itself to the remarkable story of the invention that changed our lives. In 1929, two ambitious visionaries race against each other to invent a device called "television." Separated by two thousand miles, each knows that if he stops working, even for a moment, the other will gain the edge. Who will unlock the key to the greatest innovation of the 20th century: the ruthless media mogul, or the selftaught Idaho farm boy? The answer comes to compelling life in the regional premiere of this "firecracker of a play" (The Chicago Sun-Times).

1st Stage Presents the Regional Premiere of Aaron Sorkin's THE FARNSWORTH INVENTION Photo 1st Stage Presents the Regional Premiere of Aaron Sorkin's THE FARNSWORTH INVENTION
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2018

In his return to playwriting, celebrated film and television writer Aaron Sorkin's signature style lends itself to the remarkable story of the invention that changed our lives. In 1929, two ambitious visionaries race against each other to invent a device called "television."

BWW Interview: Jason Odell Williams Muses on His Various Partnerships: His With His Wife, CHURCH & STATE With NNPN, & His Writings With His Audiences
by Gil Kaan - Jul 1, 2016

Playwright Jason Odell Williams' latest theatrical project CHURCH & STATE opens July 2 at the Skylight Theatre as the first part of its National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere. Later to also open at JCC CenterStage (Rochester, NY) and New Jersey Rep (Long Branch, NJ) in their 2016-17 seasons.

BWW Reviews: SPRING AWAKENING at Olney Theatre Center is Exhilarating
by Charles Shubow - Feb 22, 2013

Be prepared for something very different from the typical musicals in Olney's historic 75th year history.

Photo Flash: First Look at Olney Theatre Center's SPRING AWAKENING
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2013

Spring Awakening, winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical, will open Olney Theatre Center 75th Anniversary Season playing on the Mainstage February 7 - March 10, 2013. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below!

Olney Theatre Center Begins Season With SPRING AWAKENING, 2/7-3/10
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2013

Spring Awakening, winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical, will open Olney Theatre Center 75th Anniversary Season playing on the Mainstage February 7 - March 10, 2013.

BENCHED Plays Georgetown's NCDA, Closes 2/27
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2011

BENCHED, featuring actresses Dionne Audain, Leigh Jameson and Liz Mamana, will close Sunday February 27 at the National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts, 1556 Wisconsin Avenue NW in Historic Georgetown.

BENCHED Plays Georgetown's NCDA 2/17-27
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2011

Playwright Allyson Currin and director Jessica Lefkow are pleased to announce the upcoming presentation of Allyson's newest play, BENCHED, featuring actresses Dionne Audain, Leigh Jameson and Liz Mamana.

BENCHED Plays Georgetown's NCDA 2/17-27
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2011

Playwright Allyson Currin and director Jessica Lefkow are pleased to announce the upcoming presentation of Allyson's newest play, BENCHED, featuring actresses Dionne Audain, Leigh Jameson and Liz Mamana.

The Dark At The Top Of The Stairs: I Remember It Well
by Michael Dale - Apr 10, 2007

In Transport Group's production of William Inge's classic, director Jack Cummings III takes a bold and extremely effective risk in interpreting the piece impressionistically as a nightmarish memory.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 3/25/2007
by Eugene Lovendusky - Mar 25, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 3/25/2007.

Champlin, Pawk, Etc. Set for Dark at the Top of the Stairs
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2007

Transport Group Artistic Director Jack Cummings III has announced that performances of the official 50th anniversary production of William Inge's The Dark at the Top of the Stairs, will begin Friday, March 30 at 8pm at the Connelly Theatre, 220 East 4 Street.