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BWW Review: SHE LOVES ME Charms at AUSTIN PLAYHOUSE Photo BWW Review: SHE LOVES ME Charms at AUSTIN PLAYHOUSE
by Joni Lorraine - Nov 29, 2019

SHE LOVES ME is a rare gem in the 21st century. 

SHE LOVES ME Now Running At Austin Playhouse Through December 21 Photo SHE LOVES ME Now Running At Austin Playhouse Through December 21
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 27, 2019

Austin Playhouse is celebrating the holiday season with the romantic musical comedy, She Loves Me. She Loves Me is a charming story set in the 1930's about two feuding shop clerks, Amalia and Georg. By Day, the two sparring co-workers can't seem to find common ground, but by night write beautiful love letters to their a?oesecret admirersa??. The unlikely romance unfolds as Georg and Amalia discover the truth that the anonymous pen pals they are falling for happen to be each other! But will their love continue to blossom once their identities are finally revealed? Musical favorites include, a?oeVanilla Ice Creama??, and a?oeShe Loves Mea??. She loves me is a musical adaption of the 1937 play Parfumerie. The story has also been adapted into the popular films The Shop around the Corner (1949) and You've Got Mail (1998).  

BWW Review: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at TEXARTS Photo BWW Review: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at TEXARTS
by Joni Lorraine - Oct 16, 2019

Based on the 1960 movie directed by Roger Corman, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS by writer Howard Ashman and composer Alan Menken, is the marriage of a 60's love story and the apocalyptic sci-fi films of the era set to music.

Photo Flash: First Look at TexARTS' LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Photo Photo Flash: First Look at TexARTS' LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2019

TexARTS celebrates the Halloween season with the delicious Broadway sci-fi smash musical, Little Shop of Horrors. Seymour, a meek floral assistant and his bloodthirsty, man-eating plant take the TexARTS Kam & James Morris Stage this October.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For TexARTS' LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For TexARTS' LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2019

TexARTS celebrates the Halloween season with the delicious Broadway sci-fi smash musical, Little Shop of Horrors. Seymour, a meek floral assistant and his bloodthirsty, man-eating plant take the TexARTS Kam & James Morris Stage this October.

TexARTS Presents LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Photo TexARTS Presents LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by Julie Musbach - Aug 16, 2019

The TexARTS Professional Series presents Little Shop of Horrors with book and lyrics by Howard Ashman and music by Alan Menken. Performances take place October 4-20, 2019 at the Kam & James Morris Theatre in Lakeway.

Critically Acclaimed Play BEHAVIOUR To Be Live Streamed Free On World Theatre Day Photo Critically Acclaimed Play BEHAVIOUR To Be Live Streamed Free On World Theatre Day
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 26, 2019

To celebrate World Theatre Day, SWS Performance and GCTC will be broadcasting Behaviour for free at behaviourplay.ca. The broadcast features a three-camera live-switched stream direct from GCTC's main stage. After two weeks of critical acclaim and packed houses at the GCTC, SWS Performance partners with Howlround Digital Theatre Commons, Fixt Point and Plank to livestream the March 27th performance of Darrah Teitel's Behaviour.

GCTC Presents BEHAVIOUR, A World Premiere About Hidden Abuses Of Power, Set And Devel Photo GCTC Presents BEHAVIOUR, A World Premiere About Hidden Abuses Of Power, Set And Developed In Ottawa
by Stephi Wild - Feb 27, 2019

GCTC fosters theatre that is relevant to Ottawa audiences, and Behaviour is a perfect example. Set in Ottawa, the play was written by award-winning local playwright Darrah Teitel during her tenure as Playwright in Residence at GCTC. Alongside partners SpiderWebShow Performance and Playwrights' Workshop Montreal, GCTC played a significant role in Behaviour's development.

Cast Announced For TORTOISE AND HARE At ZACH Theatre Photo Cast Announced For TORTOISE AND HARE At ZACH Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2018

ZACH Theatre has announced the cast for the musical Tortoise and Hare, the 2018-19 season opener for ZACH's Moody Foundation Theatre for Families series. Based on the story by Aesop, featuring music and lyrics by Allen Robertson and book by Allen Robertson and Damon Brown, Tortoise and Hare plays The Kleberg at ZACH, September 8-January 27, 2019 under the direction of Nat Miller with musical direction by Allen Robertson.

ZACH Theatre Announces Cast of TORTOISE AND HARE Photo ZACH Theatre Announces Cast of TORTOISE AND HARE
by Julie Musbach - Aug 15, 2018

ZACH Theatre is proud to announce the cast for the musical Tortoise and Hare, the 2018-19 season opener for ZACH's Moody Foundation Theatre for Families series.  Based on the story by Aesop, featuring music and lyrics by Allen Robertson and book by Allen Robertson and Damon Brown, Tortoise and Hare plays The Kleberg at ZACH, September 8-January 27, 2019 under the direction of Nat Miller with musical direction by Allen Robertson. 

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal Photos With GREASE at TexARTS Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal Photos With GREASE at TexARTS
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 25, 2018

TexARTS presents the classic teen musical Grease! See photos from rehearsal below!

TexARTS Presents GREASE Photo TexARTS Presents GREASE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2018

The TexARTS Professional Series begins the 2018/2019 season with Grease, the beloved rock n' roll musical celebrating friendships, fast cars, and first loves. The musical written by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey plays July 13 - 29, 2018 at the Kam & James Morris Theatre in Lakeway. 

Photo Flash: Rehearsal Photos from GREASE Presented by TexARTS Photo Photo Flash: Rehearsal Photos from GREASE Presented by TexARTS
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 28, 2018

TexARTS presents GREASE, July 13 - 29, 2018, Directed by Kasey RT Graham Choreographed by Christopher Shin, Band Leader Stacie Agnew

TexARTS Presents GREASE Photo TexARTS Presents GREASE
by Julie Musbach - Jun 6, 2018

The TexARTS Professional Series begins the 2018/2019 season with Grease, the beloved rock n' roll musical celebrating friendships, fast cars, and first loves. The musical written by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey plays July 13 - 29, 2018 at the Kam & James Morris Theatre in Lakeway. 

Lisa LaRue To Release New Retrospective Album ORIGINS This April Photo Lisa LaRue To Release New Retrospective Album ORIGINS This April
by Macon Prickett - Mar 5, 2018

Recently signed to Melodic Revolution Records, keybordist & composer Lisa LaRue is set to release her new album ‚ÄúOrigins‚ÄĚ in April 2018! A double album celebrating 25 years and 11 release by LaRue, ‚ÄúOrigins‚ÄĚ features some of the best musicians in the business: John Payne Asia, GPS), Michael Sadler (Saga), Mitch Perry (Talas, Aerosmith), Gilli Smyth (Gong), Don Schiff (Rocket Scientist, Kracked Earth), Federico Fantacone (Orchestre Celesti) John Baker (Forever Twelve, Mars Hollow) as well as Steve Adams, Brenda K, Michael Wheeler, Merrill Hale, Svetlan Raket (Par Lindh Project), John ‚ÄúYafke‚ÄĚ Timothy, Michael Alvarez.

Photo Flash: THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Opens Tonight at TexArts Photo Photo Flash: THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Opens Tonight at TexArts
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas is a political satire full of flirty fun and gusto. Based on a true story, the show recounts the heyday and demise of the infamous "Chicken Ranch." 

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with TexARTS BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with TexARTS BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS
by Julie Musbach - Aug 7, 2017

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas is a political satire full of flirty fun and gusto. Based on a true story, the show tells of the demise of a brothel located just down the road from Austin.

TexARTS Announces THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Cast and Creatives Photo TexARTS Announces THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Cast and Creatives
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 2, 2017

The TexARTS Professional Series presents The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, the spirited musical comedy that recounts the heyday and demise of the infamous "Chicken Ranch."  The musical by Larry L. King and Peter Masterson with music and lyrics by Carol Hall plays August 18 - September 3, 2017 at the Kam & James Morris Theatre in Lakeway.

Scoop: LAW & ORDER: SVU on NBC - Today, December 28, 2016
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2016

Get all the scoop on LAW & ORDER: SVU, airing on NBC today, December 28, 2016!

Scoop: LAW & ORDER: SVU on NBC - Today, December 28, 2016
by - Dec 27, 2016

Get all the scoop on LAW & ORDER: SVU, airing on NBC on today, December 28, 2016!

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