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Syracuse Stage Schedules MEDEA Live Online Panel Discussion, MEDEA AND THE MOMENT Photo Syracuse Stage Schedules MEDEA Live Online Panel Discussion, MEDEA AND THE MOMENT
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2020

With an online reading of Charles Martin's new translation of 'Medea' scheduled for this weekend, Syracuse Stage has announced a live online panel discussion, 'Medea and the Moment,' for Monday, June 8 to discuss issues related to current events that are addressed in Euripides' tragedy.

ASF Launches Virtual Shakespeare Monologue Series Photo ASF Launches Virtual Shakespeare Monologue Series
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2020

With audiences and artists alike separated from live performing arts by the global COVID-19 pandemic, actors who have appeared on stage at Alabama Shakespeare Festival are sharing their favorite Shakespeare monologues online.

Kenneth Jones' ALABAMA STORY Combines Homecoming, Debut At ASF Photo Kenneth Jones' ALABAMA STORY Combines Homecoming, Debut At ASF
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2020

Alabama Shakespeare Festival presents Alabama Story by Kenneth Jones on the Octagon Stage March 5 through March 22, 2020. Directed by ASF Artistic Director Rick Dildine, this production brings home a play that was inspired by true events from 1959 Montgomery and was created on this very soil. Rich with all the complexities of human nature, this tale from Alabama history remains stunningly relevant to today's world.

Mat Smart's THE AGITATORS Opens At Alabama Shakespeare Festival Photo Mat Smart's THE AGITATORS Opens At Alabama Shakespeare Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2020

Alabama Shakespeare Festival presents The Agitators: The Story of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass by Mat Smart on the Octagon Stage January 30 a?" February 13, 2020. Directed by Logan Vaughn, this new production explores the real-life friendship between two American champions of freedom and equality a?" Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass.

Holiday Perfection at Gamm's IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY Photo Holiday Perfection at Gamm's IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY
by Robert Barossi - Dec 8, 2019

Nowadays, it seems that everything old is constantly being rebooted, updated, adapted, reimagined, etc. etc., so on and so forth. Any time something is re-imagined or adapted into something else, such as the many new Broadway musicals based on Hollywood movies, it can be a risky proposition. In the case of The Gamm Theatre's live radio play version of the classic movie It's a Wonderful Life, the adaptation is pulled off perfectly, honoring and respecting the source material while doing it in a creative, imaginative and immensely entertaining way.

BWW Review: The William's Project's TIME OF YOUR LIFE Goes a Step Beyond Photo BWW Review: The William's Project's TIME OF YOUR LIFE Goes a Step Beyond
by Jay Irwin - Aug 18, 2019

Dear Readers, you've often heard me extoll the prowess and brilliance of The Williams Project. Just last week I raved about how dedicated and tight their ensemble was when presenting the other show they have running in repertory, a?oeSmall Craft Warningsa??. But now that insanely talented ensemble has come in with William Saroyan's 1939 Pulitzer Prize winning drama a?oeThe Time of Your Lifea?? and taken things a step beyond simply performing the play, but deconstructing it with a rotating ensemble.

BWW Review: Williams Project's SMALL CRAFT WARNINGS Doesn't Shy Away from Those Deep  Photo BWW Review: Williams Project's SMALL CRAFT WARNINGS Doesn't Shy Away from Those Deep Cuts
by Jay Irwin - Aug 9, 2019

The Williams Project, that small theater company that burst onto the Seattle theater scene in 2014 with their incredible a?oeOrpheus Descendinga?? is back with the first of two shows within their a?oeBar Playsa?? series. This time it's Tennessee Williams' a?oeSmall Craft Warningsa?? and with this, they once again show what a dedicated company, committed to actually paying their actors, can do with an interesting space, a little money, and a lot of talent.

Complete Casting Announced For 2-Play Summer Series THE BAR PLAYS Photo Complete Casting Announced For 2-Play Summer Series THE BAR PLAYS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2019

The Williams Project today announced the cast and creative team of its 2019 production line-up, 'The Bar Plays,' a two-play series including productions of Tennessee Williams' Small Craft Warnings and The Time Of Your Life by William Saroyan, performed in repertory at Seattle's historic Washington Hall in the Central District.

BWW Review: THE HUMANS is Eerily Relatable at Syracuse Stage Photo BWW Review: THE HUMANS is Eerily Relatable at Syracuse Stage
by Natasha Ashley - Apr 28, 2019

Stephen Karam's 2016 Tony Award-winning play The Humans is now engaging audiences at Syracuse Stage. Presented in association with Geva Theatre Center and directed by Mark Cuddy, this production of the uncannily relatable play is moving, emotional, and humorous.

Photo Flash: First Look at THE HUMANS at Geva Theatre Center Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE HUMANS at Geva Theatre Center
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2019

Geva Theatre Center presents The Humans, by Stephen Karam and directed by Mark Cuddy, in the Elaine P. Wilson Stage from February 19 through March 17.

Geva Theatre Center's 46th Season Continues With THE HUMANS Photo Geva Theatre Center's 46th Season Continues With THE HUMANS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2019

Geva Theatre Center presents The Humans, by Stephen Karam and directed by Mark Cuddy, in the Elaine P. Wilson Stage from February 19 through March 17.

Geva Theatre Center's 46th Season Continues With THE HUMANS Photo Geva Theatre Center's 46th Season Continues With THE HUMANS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2019

Geva Theatre Center presents The Humans, by Stephen Karam and directed by Mark Cuddy, in the Elaine P. Wilson Stage from February 19 through March 17.

Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces The Second Extension Of 20,000 LEAGUES UNDER T Photo Lookingglass Theatre Company Announces The Second Extension Of 20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEAS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2018

Lookingglass Theatre Company announces an extension of 20,000 Leagues Under the Seas adapted by David Kersnar and Althos Low, from the books by Jules Verne, directed by Ensemble Member David Kersnar. Due to high ticket demand, additional dates, August 30 - September 9, 2018, have been added. 20,000 Leagues Under the Seas plays at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson. This marks the second and final extension of the production.

'THE AGITATORS' Is Best-Selling World Premiere in Geva History Photo 'THE AGITATORS' Is Best-Selling World Premiere in Geva History
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2017

Geva Theatre Center's production of The Agitators: The Story of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass, written by Mat Smart and directed by Logan Vaughn, was the best-selling world premiere and one of the best-selling dramas overall in the theatre's 45-year history. Over 15,000 people attended the production, crafted in Rochester, for Rochester over a four-week period with 32 public performances.

Photo Flash: First Look at Geva's World Premiere of THE AGITATORS Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Geva's World Premiere of THE AGITATORS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2017

Geva Theatre Center's 2017-2018 Season continues with the World Premiere of The Agitators by Mat Smart, directed by Logan Vaughn in the Elaine P. Wilson Stage, now through November 12. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

Geva Theatre to Continue 2017-18 Season 'THE AGITATORS' World Premiere Photo Geva Theatre to Continue 2017-18 Season 'THE AGITATORS' World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2017

Geva Theatre Center's 2017-2018 Season continues with the World Premiere of The Agitators, by Mat Smart and directed by Logan Vaughn in the Elaine P. Wilson Stage from October 17 through November 12.

Geva Theatre to Continue 2017-18 Season 'THE AGITATORS' World Premiere Photo Geva Theatre to Continue 2017-18 Season 'THE AGITATORS' World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2017

Geva Theatre Center's 2017-2018 Season continues with the World Premiere of The Agitators, by Mat Smart and directed by Logan Vaughn in the Elaine P. Wilson Stage from October 17 through November 12.

BWW Review: Thought- Provoking HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE at Syracuse Stage
by Natasha Ashley - Apr 9, 2017

Paula Vogel's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama of How I Learned to Drive is currently playing at Syracuse Stage in co-production with the Cleveland Play House. Astutely directed by Cleveland Play House Artistic Director Laura Kepley, this edgy, intermission-less 90-minute production is captivating, deeply thought-provoking, and controversial, and showcases the tremendous talents of the cast.

Syracuse Stage presents Pulitzer-Prize Winning Drama HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Come along for the ride as Syracuse Stage presents Paula Vogel's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama How I Learned to Drive.This deeply compassionate play looking into how one woman's courage to face a troubled time in her past leads her to take control of her own life opens April 7 in the Archbold Theatre at the Syracuse Stage/SU Drama Complex, 820 E. Genesee St. There will be two preview performances on Wednesday, April 5, and Thursday, April 6.

BWW Review: HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE Makes For a Slow Haunting Trip at Cleveland Play House
by Roy Berko - Mar 13, 2017

The mission of the Cleveland Play House is to produce plays that 'inspire stimulate and entertain.' It further intends to bring bold, necessary, personal stories told in imaginative ways to the public.

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