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Steppenwolf Announces 2020/21 Reset Season Photo Steppenwolf Announces 2020/21 Reset Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020

Steppenwolf Theatre Company announced its 2020/21 Reset Season today featuring a truncated four play lineup (originally six plays) with flexible dates to allow for greater agility in the time of COVID-19, accompanied with a robust slate of original virtual programming.

PBS NewsHour Weekend to Air AMERICA IN BLACK AND BLUE 2020 Photo PBS NewsHour Weekend to Air AMERICA IN BLACK AND BLUE 2020
by TV News Desk - Jun 15, 2020

America in Black and Blue 2020, a new PBS NewsHour Weekend special, offers context for and insight into the widespread protests currently engulfing the nation after the latest display of police brutality against Black citizens.

Steppenwolf to Present Virtual Projects Featuring Laurie Metcalf, John Malkovich and  Photo Steppenwolf to Present Virtual Projects Featuring Laurie Metcalf, John Malkovich and More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020

Steppenwolf's artistic team and ensemble have announced three new virtual projects that the company will be sharing exclusively with Members.

ASPECT Chamber Series And Groupmuse Present Cellist Zlatomir Fung In Live Streamed Re Photo ASPECT Chamber Series And Groupmuse Present Cellist Zlatomir Fung In Live Streamed Recital
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020

On Saturday, May 2, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. EDT, New York City-based concert series ASPECT Chamber Music Series and Groupmuse co-present prize-winning cellist Zlatomir Fung in a live streamed recital from his home in New York City, where he is quarantining with Taiwanese violinist I-Jung Huang.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Announces 2020 BFA Digital Showcase Photo University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Announces 2020 BFA Digital Showcase
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2020

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Class of 2020 is going digital. In light of recent events, the graduating BFA Acting Class at UIUC has cancelled their live Chicago showcase, BUT that does not mean we won't be hearing from them!

Steppenwolf Theatre Announces New Virtual Workshops and Podcast Dates; KING JAMES Pos Photo Steppenwolf Theatre Announces New Virtual Workshops and Podcast Dates; KING JAMES Postponed
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2020

Steppenwolf Theatre Company will move the world premiere production of King James by ensemble member Rajiv Joseph to the 2021/22 Season. Originally scheduled to open May 7, 2020, King James is a co-production with the Center Theatre Group (CTG) and will be directed by Artistic Director Anna D. Shapiro.

Violinist Joseph Lin To Join VALLEY OF THE MOON Music Festival April 26 At Green Musi Photo Violinist Joseph Lin To Join VALLEY OF THE MOON Music Festival April 26 At Green Music Center
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2020

Valley of the Moon Music Festival (VMMF) has announced a change in the program for its concert at the Green Music Center on Sunday, April 26 at 3 p.m.

Indianapolis Violin Competition Gold Medalist Richard Lin To Be Featured In Scottish  Photo Indianapolis Violin Competition Gold Medalist Richard Lin To Be Featured In Scottish Program With Montclair Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2020

 The Montclair Orchestra takes its audience on a Scottish journey led by conductor David Chan for their next concert entitled 'Ceud Mìle Faìlte' on March 8, 2020, at Montclair's Central Presbyterian Church (5pm). Violinist Richard Lin, the 2018 Gold Medal winner of the prestigious Indianapolis Violin Competition, will play Bruch's violin concerto, 'Scottish Fantasy'. Lin, described as 'one of the new generation's most promising and gifted young concert soloists' (The Violin Channel), is applauded for his 'ability to draw the audience in... with tremendous subtlety, never lacking direction' (violinist.com). Also featured on the program is Mendelssohn's 3rd Symphony, 'Scottish' and Sir Peter Maxwell Davies' celebratory 'An Orkney Wedding, with Sunrise', featuring world-renowned bagpiper Kenneth Mackenzie.

Sterling K. Brown, Tarell Alvin McCraney and More Join Geffen Playhouse Artist Reside Photo Sterling K. Brown, Tarell Alvin McCraney and More Join Geffen Playhouse Artist Residency
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2020

Geffen Playhouse today announced a new artist residency with Cast Iron Entertainment, a cohort of artists including two-time Emmy Award winner Sterling K. Brown (Frozen 2, This is Us), Glenn Davis (Billions, King James), Emmy Award and Tony Award nominee Brian Tyree Henry (The Eternals, Atlanta), Tony Award nominee Jon Michael Hill (Elementary, Widows), André Holland (Selma, Jitney) and Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney (Moonlight, Choir Boy). This new artist residency will run for a period of one year.

Apollo Theater Kicks Off Black History Month With A Free Open House, February 1 Photo Apollo Theater Kicks Off Black History Month With A Free Open House, February 1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2020

This February, the world famous Apollo Theater will kick off Black History Month with Apollo Open House: Celebration of Cool on Saturday February 1st from 1 p.m. a?" 6.p.m., to celebrate and explore the rich history of the Theater as it continues the legacy of Black History.

Announcing PASS OVER At SpeakEasy Stage Photo Announcing PASS OVER At SpeakEasy Stage
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2019

From January 3-25, 2020, SpeakEasy Stage Company will join with The Front Porch Arts Collective, Boston's only black-led theatre company, to co-produce the New England Premiere of the acclaimed drama PASS OVER by Antoinette Nwandu.  

Photo Coverage: Signature Theatre Celebrates Opening Night of THE YOUNG MAN FROM ATLA Photo Photo Coverage: Signature Theatre Celebrates Opening Night of THE YOUNG MAN FROM ATLANTA
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 26, 2019

The Young Man from Atlanta officially opened last night, November 24th in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). The Young Man from Atlanta is the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by two-time Academy Award winner and former Signature Residency One Playwright Horton Foote, directed by Michael Wilson.

BWW Review: TRUE WEST Proves A Remarkable, Quintessentially Steppenwolf Production Photo BWW Review: TRUE WEST Proves A Remarkable, Quintessentially Steppenwolf Production
by Rachel Weinberg - Jul 17, 2019

The newly opened production of TRUE WEST is a quintessentially Steppenwolf show in the best way possible: it's a fresh staging of a gritty American drama with a first-rate cast and production values.

Photo Flash: First Look at Steppenwolf's TRUE WEST Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Steppenwolf's TRUE WEST
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2019

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents its first ever revival of the play that launched the company onto the national scene in 1982, True West, directed by ensemble member Randall Arney.

Pepperdine Center For The Arts Announces 2019��"2020 Season Photo Pepperdine Center For The Arts Announces 2019��"2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2019

Celebrated songwriters Rosanne Cash and Burton Cummings, American Idol winner Ruben Studdard, returning favorites Tommy Emmanueland Lea Salonga, and Whose Line is it Anyway? stars Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood are just a few of the artists set to appear at the Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts at Pepperdine University during its 2019-2020 season.

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Steppenwolf's TRUE WEST Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Steppenwolf's TRUE WEST
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2019

Now in rehearsals, Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents its first revival of the play that launched the theatre onto the national scene in 1982, True West, directed by ensemble member Randall Arney.

Steppenwolf Hosts Discussion TRUE WEST THROUGH THE DECADES Photo Steppenwolf Hosts Discussion TRUE WEST THROUGH THE DECADES
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2019

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents a unique discussion celebrating the historic and contemporary importance of True West to Steppenwolf.

Photo Flash: Meet The Cast of TRUE WEST At Steppenwolf Theatre Co. Photo Photo Flash: Meet The Cast of TRUE WEST At Steppenwolf Theatre Co.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2019

Now in rehearsals, Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents its first revival of the play that launched the theatre onto the national scene in 1982, True West, directed by ensemble member Randall Arney. 

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards! Photo Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards!
by Jennifer Broski - May 6, 2019

The 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were handed out last night to recipients in 19 categories, with one special award and three honorary awards also bestowed. The Lortel Awards were distributed in a ceremony at NYU Skirball Center hosted by Drama Desk Award-nominated writer and performer of The New One, Mike Birbiglia. The Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the Off-Broadway League by special arrangement with the Lucille Lortel Theatre Foundation. Additional support is provided by TDF.

The 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards - Full List of Winners! Photo The 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards - Full List of Winners!
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2019

The Off-Broadway League today announced nominations in 19 categories - and bestowed one special award - for the 34th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway. The Awards will be handed out on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at NYU Skirball Center for Performing Arts, beginning at 7:00pm EST. The Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the Off-Broadway League by special arrangement with the Lucille Lortel Theatre Foundation. Additional support is provided by TDF. Beloved and celebrated entertainer, Wayne Brady, will emcee the ceremony.

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