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Have Any Broadway Plays Ever Closed Before They Opened? Part 2 Photo Have Any Broadway Plays Ever Closed Before They Opened? Part 2
by Jennifer Ashley Tepper - Mar 26, 2023

This month, the reader question was: Have any Broadway plays ever closed before they opened? Check out the second part of this historical deep dive!

BARD AT THE GATE Season 3 Launches Tomorrow With SHAPESHIFTER by Laura Schellhardt Photo BARD AT THE GATE Season 3 Launches Tomorrow With SHAPESHIFTER by Laura Schellhardt
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2022

BARD AT THE GATE will launch its 3rd season on October 19 with the premiere of Laura Schellhardt’s play SHAPESHIFTER, with an opening night pre-show Zoom party hosted by the digital theater series’ creator, Paula Vogel at 7 pm, followed by a performance of the play online starting at 7:30 pm.

BARD AT THE GATE Season 3 Announced Featuring 4 Plays by Women, Including US Poet Lau Photo BARD AT THE GATE Season 3 Announced Featuring 4 Plays by Women, Including US Poet Laureate Joy Harjo
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 26, 2022

Four plays by women ‚Äď including a solo work written and performed by U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo ‚Äď will be featured in the third season of BARD AT THE GATE, the digital theater streaming series created by Paula Vogel in 2020.

Hedgerow Theatre to Present Relaxed & Audio-Described Performance of THE WEIR Photo Hedgerow Theatre to Present Relaxed & Audio-Described Performance of THE WEIR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2021

Hedgerow Theatre will offer its first-ever relaxed and audio-described performance of The Weir for adult audiences on Sunday, October 17th at 2pm. Relaxed performances are specially adjusted sensory-friendly shows, designed to create a theatre experience that is welcoming of individuals with a wide range of needs and abilities.

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Heather McDonald Photo BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Heather McDonald
by Elliot Lanes - Mar 18, 2019

As a playwright you always hope that your script gets a first class production at a top theatre. Today's subject, Heather McDonald, is currently living her theatre life on a high as her world premiere play Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity is receiving such royal treatment. Featuring the likes of performers Holly Twyford, Felicia Curry, and Yesenia Iglesias, the production plays through April 7th in Signature Theatre's ARK space.

No Longer Unsung: Meet the Cast of LOBBY HERO- Now in Previews! Photo No Longer Unsung: Meet the Cast of LOBBY HERO- Now in Previews!
by Julie Musbach - Mar 1, 2018

Lobby Hero begins previews tonight at Second Stage's Hayes Theater. Get to know the cast below as they begin Broadway performances!

The Acting Company Announces Two Monday Night Readings Of New Plays Photo The Acting Company Announces Two Monday Night Readings Of New Plays
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 7, 2018

Oz Creator Tom Fontana's Screenplay By Stalin, Directed by Laura Savia, Follows Two Writers Burdened with Creating the Screenplay of Stalin's Life, Monday, January 29, 2018

The Acting Company Announces Two Monday Night Readings Of New Plays Photo The Acting Company Announces Two Monday Night Readings Of New Plays
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 23, 2018

The Acting Company presents two one-night-only salon readings of new works from Tom Fontana and David Manis at New York's Theatre at St. Clement's (423 West 46th Street). On Monday, January 29, Fontana's Screenplay By Stalin following two writers commissioned by Stalin to write of his biopic will be read. Pretending to Be Danish, Manis's collection of short plays about performing Shakespeare (directed by Richard Hamburger), will be read on Monday, February 12.

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Jennifer Moeller Photo BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Jennifer Moeller
by Elliot Lanes - Nov 29, 2017

Today's subject Jennifer Moeller is currently living her theatre life as the costume designer for Twelfth Night at Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC). The production runs through December 20th at STC's Sydney Harman Hall space.

WorkShop Theater to Stage Ken Jaworowski's BELIEVERS This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2015

In an ideal world, maturity nurtures faith and confidence to withstand life's greatest tests. Or does it? BELIEVERS by Ken Jaworowski, a haunting drama, tests that assumption with the generational tale of a couple who marry in a state of faith but find their belief undone twenty years later when life tests them more severely than people ought to be. WorkShop Theater, 312 West 36th Street, will present the play's world premiere run September 25 to October 17, directed by Alex Dmitriev.

BELIEVERS to Run 9/25-10/17 at Workshop Theater
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 20, 2015

 In an ideal world, maturity nurtures faith and confidence to withstand life's greatest tests. Or does it?  'Believers' by Ken Jaworowski, a haunting drama, tests that assumption with the generational tale of a couple who marry in a state of faith but find their belief undone twenty years later when life tests them more severely than people ought to be. WorkShop Theater, 312 West 36th Street, will present the play's world premiere run September 25 to October 17, directed by Alex Dmitriev.

THE COUNTRY HOUSE Set for TheatreWorks This August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2015

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley continues its 2015/2016 season with the Regional Premiere of The Country House. This recent Broadway hit is the latest from Donald Margulies, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Dinner with Friends. A revered stage and film star summons her show-biz family to her Berkshires home for a summer stock season soon overstocked with memories. In a Chekhovian blend of witty comedy and poignant drama, they grapple with fame, art, the promise of romance, and the frustration of faded dreams -- and as always, each other.

Iddo Netanyahu's A HAPPY END to Begin 2/27 at Abingdon Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2015

Abingdon Theatre Company -- which has produced 83 new American plays since 1993 -- continues its 22nd Season with A HAPPY END, a new play by Iddo Netanyahu, with previews set to begin February 27, 2015, prior to an official press opening March 11 in Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex's June Havoc Theatre (312 West 36th Street). Off-Broadway performances run through March 29. Alex Dmitriev (God's Daughter) is set to direct.

Nora Theatre Company Presents THE HOW AND WHY, Now thru 10/21
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2012

From tonight, September 27 through October 21, The Nora Theatre Company will proudly present the New England Premiere of Sarah Treem's THE HOW AND THE WHY at Central Square Theater. The Press Performance is Monday, October 1 at 7:30PM.

Nora Theatre Company Presents THE HOW AND WHY, 9/27-10/21
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 10, 2012

From September 27 through October 21, The Nora Theatre Company will proudly present the New England Premiere of Sarah Treem's THE HOW AND THE WHY at Central Square Theater. The Press Performance is Monday, October 1 at 7:30PM.

Penumbra Theatre Announces Special Presentation Of I Wish You Love
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2011

Penumbra Theatre Company, the nation's preeminent African American theatre, announces a special presentation of I Wish You Love in the 2011-2012 season. Due to popular demand, 16 performances will be staged at Penumbra Theatre November 18 - December 4, 2011

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