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Date of Birth: November 29, 1832
Date of Death: March 06, 1888 (55)

Birth Place: Germantown, PA, USA
ATM Fall Theater Festival to Celebrate Theater's Underrepresented 'Grand Dames' Photo ATM Fall Theater Festival to Celebrate Theater's Underrepresented 'Grand Dames'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2020

ATM Productions today announced that its ATM Fall Theater Festival will celebrate theater's underrepresented 'Grand Dames'-strong, mature female artists who seldom play leading roles despite the majority of this demographic in the population of performers, directors and playwrights and patrons.

ATM Productions Bursts Onto The Virtual Stage With Expanded Online Festival Photo ATM Productions Bursts Onto The Virtual Stage With Expanded Online Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020

Radically inclusive, ATM Productions has the whole world as a stage by converting their annual Fall Festival to a completely online affair.

Tennessee Shakespeare Company Presents LIKE TO A LONELY DRAGON: SHAKESPEARE'S ELECTIO Photo Tennessee Shakespeare Company Presents LIKE TO A LONELY DRAGON: SHAKESPEARE'S ELECTION OF CORIOLANUS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2020

Tennessee Shakespeare Company continues its 'Essential' 13th performance season on Friday, October 9 with an election season look at William Shakespeare's most political and perhaps relevant tragedy in Like to a Lonely Dragon: Shakespeare's Election of Coriolanus.

TN Shakespeare Company Presents IN A PURPLE MOOD: ALICE WALKER in Next Salon Photo TN Shakespeare Company Presents IN A PURPLE MOOD: ALICE WALKER in Next Salon
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020

Tennessee Shakespeare Company continues its 'Essential' 13th performance season on Sunday, September 27 with a celebration of the author of The Color Purple in its Dr. Greta McCormick Coger Literary Salon.

Tennessee Shakespeare Company Presents 'Creative Extremists: Dr. Martin Luther King,  Photo Tennessee Shakespeare Company Presents 'Creative Extremists: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Frederick Douglass, and Malcolm X'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2020

Tennessee Shakespeare Company continues its 'Essential' 13th performance season Friday, September 11 with the most hopeful and immediate of its Dr. Greta McCormick Coger Literary Salons titled Creative Extremists: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Frederick Douglass, and Malcolm X.

Tennessee Shakespeare Company Opens its 13th Season with CLASSICAL CREATIVITY IN QUAR Photo Tennessee Shakespeare Company Opens its 13th Season with CLASSICAL CREATIVITY IN QUARANTINE Salon
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2020

Tennessee Shakespeare Company is launching its 'Essential' 13th performance season this Sunday, August 30 with the first of nine Coger Literary Salons titled Take Upon's the Mystery of Things: Classical Creativity in Quarantine.

Gulfshore Playhouse Education STAR Academy Hosts Auditions For Fall Productions Photo Gulfshore Playhouse Education STAR Academy Hosts Auditions For Fall Productions
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2020

Gulfshore Playhouse, Naples' premier professional theater will soon host auditions for its Student Theatre Artists in Residence (STAR) Academy fall productions: a?oeLittle Women: The Broadway Musicala?? and a?oeEbenezer.a?? Open to students ages 8-18 of any experience level, auditions for both programs will take place Sept. 8, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., with callbacks for a?oeLittle Womena?? on Sept. 9 and a?oeEbenezera?? on Sept. 10. Auditions will occur at The Norris Center, located at 755 8th Avenue S, Naples, FL. Tuition for each program is $500; need-based scholarships are available.

Gulfshore Playhouse Education STAR Academy Hosts Auditions For Fall Productions, Sept Photo Gulfshore Playhouse Education STAR Academy Hosts Auditions For Fall Productions, September 8
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2020

Gulfshore Playhouse, Naples' premier professional theater will soon host auditions for its Student Theatre Artists in Residence (STAR) Academy fall productions: 'Little Women: The Broadway Musical' and 'Ebenezer.'

Myers Dinner Theatre Presents LITTLE WOMEN Photo Myers Dinner Theatre Presents LITTLE WOMEN
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2020

Myers Dinner Theatre continues their 2020 season with Little Women the Musical, as announced in a recent press release.

BWW Feature: Hale Center Theater Orem Yearns for Days of Plenty with LITTLE WOMEN Photo BWW Feature: Hale Center Theater Orem Yearns for Days of Plenty with LITTLE WOMEN
by Tyler Hinton - Jul 28, 2020

Hale Center Theater Orem has been waiting patiently to finally open its first new post-quarantine show, and its production of LITTLE WOMEN strikes just the right chord at this moment in time. Intimate and moving, it entices audience members to escape into its story while keeping their feet firmly grounded in reality. Just as the March family, Hale Center Theater Orem refuses to be defeated and will carry on with hope for days of plenty to come.

Hale Center Theater Orem To Produce LITTLE WOMEN Photo Hale Center Theater Orem To Produce LITTLE WOMEN
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020

'Join Jo, Meg, Beth, and Amy March in the beloved Louisa May Alcott classic about learning to find your place in a rapidly changing world. Set in stunning New England, this triumphant story will leave you cheering through tears!'

Tennessee Shakespeare Company Announces 13th Season Featuring ROMEO AND JULIET, TWELF Photo Tennessee Shakespeare Company Announces 13th Season Featuring ROMEO AND JULIET, TWELFTH NIGHT and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2020

Tennessee Shakespeare Company today announced its 13th performance season celebrating the essential power of our togetherness, in any form that is safe, inspired by history's classical creations while in isolation or quarantine.

Hale Center Theater Orem To Produce LITTLE WOMEN Photo Hale Center Theater Orem To Produce LITTLE WOMEN
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2020

Hale Center Theater Orem to produce LITTLE WOMEN, July 10th to August 22nd.

Queens Public Library Announces July Lineup For Virtual 'Literary Thursdays' Series Photo Queens Public Library Announces July Lineup For Virtual 'Literary Thursdays' Series
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2020

Queens Public Library has launched 'Literary Thursdays,' a series of virtual programs - ranging from author talks to panel discussions to poetry readings - dedicated to examining various aspects of literature and writing process.

Echo Theater Company Selects Six Young Playwrights for 2020 National Young Playwright Photo Echo Theater Company Selects Six Young Playwrights for 2020 National Young Playwrights in Residence Program
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2020

Long recognized for its dedication to creating new work for the theater, Los Angeles-based Echo Theater Company is uniquely positioned to nurture the next generation of playwrights during the current public health crisis.

The Old Globe Sets Tentative Schedule for World Premiere of Michael John LaChiusa's T Photo The Old Globe Sets Tentative Schedule for World Premiere of Michael John LaChiusa's THE GARDENS OF ANUNCIA & More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2020

The Old Globe today announced a tentative schedule for postponed spring productions. Though they don't have exact dates, as of today their plan is to resume performances this fall with the West Coast premiere of Faceless by award-winning playwright Selina Fillinger, directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch.

First Folio Theatre Suspends Upcoming Performances of LITTLE WOMEN Photo First Folio Theatre Suspends Upcoming Performances of LITTLE WOMEN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2020

First Folio Theatre has released the following statement regarding upcoming performances: 

First Folio Theatre to Present World Premiere Production of LITTLE WOMEN Photo First Folio Theatre to Present World Premiere Production of LITTLE WOMEN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2020

To conclude its 24th season, First Folio Theatre (Mayslake Peabody Estate, 31st St. & Rt. 83.) welcomes the literary-inspired World Premiere production of Louisa May Alcott's LITTLE WOMEN, adapted for the stage by Heather Chrisler. Directed by Tara Branham, Louisa May Alcott's LITTLE WOMEN previews March 25-27, opens March 28 and runs through April 26, 2020.

Guthrie Theater Announced Cast of EMMA World Premiere Photo Guthrie Theater Announced Cast of EMMA World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2020

The Guthrie Theater has announced the cast and creative team for the playful world premiere of Emma, written by Kate Hamill, based on the novel by Jane Austen and directed by Meredith McDonough. In this Guthrie-commissioned work, Hamill's fun and creative adaptation of Austen's social commentary on British life is a fresh take on the beloved classic.

ONWARD--VOTES FOR WOMEN: World Premiere Documentary to Play One Night Only Photo ONWARD--VOTES FOR WOMEN: World Premiere Documentary to Play One Night Only
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2020

The Associates of the Boston Public Library announces the world premiere of ONWARD a?" VOTES FOR WOMEN, a documentary play honoring the fight for women's suffrage, created by Lisa Rafferty, with music arranged and composed by Adam R. McDonald. The second annual event in the Pierce Performance Series,

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