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Greater Boston Stage Company  Announces 2021-22 Season Photo Greater Boston Stage Company Announces 2021-22 Season
by Stephi Wild - May 27, 2021

Greater Boston Stage Company will return to the stage this year with Season 22. The 2021 ‚Äď 2022 Season will include a World Premiere, a New England Premiere, a comic adaptation of a classic thriller, an a cappella holiday musical, and something so special it's TBA!¬†

Arts Events Return to Akron This Summer; Shakespeare Festival, Arts Expo, Dance Festi Photo Arts Events Return to Akron This Summer; Shakespeare Festival, Arts Expo, Dance Festival, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2021

Events are beginning to return to Akron, Ohio as COVID-19 restrictions are lifting.

Cast Announced For THE DUST OF DEATH Virtual Production Photo Cast Announced For THE DUST OF DEATH Virtual Production
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 20, 2021

Peninsula Players Theatre has announced the cast for 'The Dust of Death,' an adaptation by Neil Brookshire of Fred Merrick White's science-fiction short story, 'The Dust of Death: The Story of the Great Plague of the Twentieth Century.'

Peninsula Players Theatre Presents IT SOUNDS LIKE A CHRISTMAS CAROL A Holiday Audio P Photo Peninsula Players Theatre Presents IT SOUNDS LIKE A CHRISTMAS CAROL A Holiday Audio Play
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 11, 2020

Peninsula Players Theatre has announced, in collaboration with Dirt Hills Productions, 'It Sounds Like a Christmas Carol' by Neil Brookshire and Cassandra Bissell will be available on the theater's website beginning on Tuesday, December 15. 

Lifeline Theatre Announces Virtual PRIDE AND PREJUDICE And New Membership Program Photo Lifeline Theatre Announces Virtual PRIDE AND PREJUDICE And New Membership Program
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 14, 2020

Lifeline Theatre is replacing their current subscription model with a new membership program to accommodate members for their upcoming digital programming, premiering with ensemble member Christina Calvita??s popular adaptation of Jane Austena??s Pride and Prejudice.  As of now, Lifeline will be offering two membership tiers:

Casting Announced For Peninsula Players Theatre's Reading of HAUNTED Photo Casting Announced For Peninsula Players Theatre's Reading of HAUNTED
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2020

Peninsula Players Theatre presents a reading of Joseph Zettelmaier's latest theatrical project entitled a?oeHaunted: The Great Lakes Ghost Projecta?? on Monday, March 2, at 7 p.m. at Björklunden, located at 7590 Boynton Lane, Baileys Harbor. Zettelmaier is a four-time nominee for the Steinberg/American Theatre Critics Association New Play Award. Limited general seating is available, and admission is free.

The Waterville Opera House Presents MISS HOLMES Photo The Waterville Opera House Presents MISS HOLMES
by Stephi Wild - Dec 16, 2019

The Waterville Opera House (WOH) will present a mystery that shines a new light on favorite characters when Miss Holmes opens this January in Waterville. Inspired by the works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, it's not just another mystery - it's a reexamination of the Victorian world of Holmes and Watson that explores the added obstacles that these two iconic characters would have faced if they had been women.

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati to Present THE FROG PRINCESS Photo Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati to Present THE FROG PRINCESS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2019

The ribbit-ing return of Ensemble Theatre's first commissioned family-friendly musical, The Frog Princess, leaps to the stage December 4, 2019-January 4, 2020. This musical spin on the beloved classic Russian fairy tale celebrates the beauty within each of us and receives a contemporary twist by local creative team Joseph McDonough (playwright) and David Kisor (composer and lyricist). This year's production is the first time it will have appeared on the ETC stage in twelve years. With a revitalized script, intricate costumes, and a lavish set, The Frog Princess is holiday fun for the entire family! Directed by D. Lynn Meyers.

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati to Present THE FROG PRINCESS Photo Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati to Present THE FROG PRINCESS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2019

The ribbit-ing return of Ensemble Theatre's first commissioned family-friendly musical, The Frog Princess, leaps to the stage December 4, 2019-January 4, 2020. This musical spin on the beloved classic Russian fairy tale celebrates the beauty within each of us and receives a contemporary twist by local creative team Joseph McDonough (playwright) and David Kisor (composer and lyricist). This year's production is the first time it will have appeared on the ETC stage in twelve years. With an revitalized script, intricate costumes, and a lavish set, The Frog Princess is holiday fun for the entire family! Directed by D. Lynn Meyers.

SILENT SKY Begins This Month At Peninsula Players Theatre Photo SILENT SKY Begins This Month At Peninsula Players Theatre
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 14, 2019

Peninsula Players Theatre, America's oldest professional resident summer theater and Door County's theatrical icon, is excited to announce the opening of 'Silent Sky' by Lauren Gunderson. 'Silent Sky' tells the story of unsung astronomer Henrietta Swan Leavitt, whose discoveries at Harvard Observatory in the 1890s opened the galaxies above. 'Silent Sky' performs August 21 through September 1.

Shattered Globe Theatre Announces 2019-20 Season Photo Shattered Globe Theatre Announces 2019-20 Season
by Julie Musbach - Jul 31, 2019

Shattered Globe Theatre announces its 2019-20 Season, featuring two Chicago premieres: BE HERE NOW by Deborah Zoe Laufer, directed by Producing Artistic Director Sandy Shinner* a?" a bittersweet comedy about searching for happiness; and SHEEPDOG by Kevin Artigue, directed by Wardell Julius Clark a?" a love story colliding with today's headlines; followed by WHEN THE RAIN STOPS FALLING by Andrew Bovell, directed by Elizabeth Margolius a?" a stunning mystery of love and loss that reverberates through four generations.

MISS HOLMES Bewilders at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Photo MISS HOLMES Bewilders at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
by Anne Simendinger - Jul 21, 2019

Greater Boston Stage Co Announces Details of Upcoming Season Photo Greater Boston Stage Co Announces Details of Upcoming Season
by Julie Musbach - Jul 11, 2019

Greater Boston Stage Company announces its sixth production of the Mainstage season. In March, the Giving Voice Foundation Trust Drama Series play, The Moors, takes the stage.

THE 39 STEPS Comes to Gloucester Stage Photo THE 39 STEPS Comes to Gloucester Stage
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2019

Gloucester Stage Company continues its 40th Anniversary Season of professional theater with Patrick Barlow's witty mystery play The 39 Steps from July 5 through July 28 at Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main Street, Gloucester, MA. This award winning comic thriller adapted for the stage by Patrick Barlow, from the 1915 novel by John Buchan and from the 1935 movie by Alfred Hitchcock, premiered on Broadway in 2008. The 39 Steps has played in over forty countries world-wide, winning Olivier (United Kingdom); Helpmann (Austraila); Moliere (France) and Tony Awards. The play garnered the 2007 Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Comedy; the 2008 Tony Awards for Best Lighting Design and Best Sound Design; the 2008 Drama Desk Award for Unique Theatrical Experience; the 2009 Helpmann Award for Best Regional Touring Production; and the 2009 Moliere Award for Best Comedy.

The Waterville Opera House Announces 2019-2020 Season; NEWSIES, TUCK EVERLASTING, and Photo The Waterville Opera House Announces 2019-2020 Season; NEWSIES, TUCK EVERLASTING, and More
by Julie Musbach - Jun 20, 2019

The Waterville Opera House (WOH) announces its 2019-2020 theatrical season, which once again brings two amazing musicals and three entertaining plays to its historic, 117 year-old theatre in downtown Waterville.

The Colorado Theatre Guild Announces 14th Annual Henry Award Nominations Photo The Colorado Theatre Guild Announces 14th Annual Henry Award Nominations
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 18, 2019

The Colorado Theatre Guild's 14th Annual Henry Awards will take place Monday, July 22, 2019 at the Lone Tree Arts Center, located at 10075 Commons St. Lone Tree, CO 80124. The evening begins at 6 p.m. with cocktails and the awards ceremony will begin at 7 p.m., followed by a catered reception at the Lone Tree Arts Center. Tickets are $35 for CTG members, $40 non-members or $50 at the door. Tickets go on sale Tuesday June 18, 2019 at 1:00PM MDT through the Lone Tree Arts Center website at www.LoneTreeArtsCenter.org or by calling the box office at 720-509-1000.

Peninsula Players Announces 2019 Artistic Company Photo Peninsula Players Announces 2019 Artistic Company
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 30, 2019

Peninsula Players Theatre, America's Oldest Professional Resident Summer Theatre and Door County's theatrical icon, is thrilled to announce the artistic company for its 84th season, running June 18 through October 20, 2019.  Nestled along Door County, Wisconsin's scenic shore, the award-winning acting company of Peninsula Players has been enthralling generations of audiences in its 600-plus seat, all-weather pavilion, since 1935, presenting hundreds of pre-Broadway tryouts, world premieres, classic dramas, comedies and musicals.

THE GENTLEMAN THIEF Raises the Room with Laughter Photo THE GENTLEMAN THIEF Raises the Room with Laughter
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 9, 2019

Peninsula Players Theatre presented a reading of The Gentleman Thief, a new romantic comedy-caper by award-winning playwright Mark Brown, on Monday, April 1 at Bj rklunden. Based on a story by P.G. Wodehouse, the creator of such comic characters as Bertie Wooster and his manservant, Jeeves, The Gentleman Thief romantic comedy-caper entertained the capacity crowd and broke attendance records.

GBSC Announces 20th Anniversary Season Photo GBSC Announces 20th Anniversary Season
by Julie Musbach - Mar 29, 2019

Greater Boston Stage Company celebrates its 20th Anniversary Season with two World Premieres, an adaptation of a beloved holiday classic, a hit Broadway musical, and a musical collaboration with Front Porch Arts Collective.

2019-2020 Season Announced At Cincinnati Shakespeare Photo 2019-2020 Season Announced At Cincinnati Shakespeare
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 6, 2019

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company (CSC) announced the titles for its 2019-2020 Season at The Otto M. Budig Theater in an event on March 6.  This season will feature Women, on stage and off, in The Season of the Woman.  CSC's 2018-2019 Season is generously sponsored by The Otto M. Budig Family Foundation, The Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile Jr. Foundation, The Shubert Foundation, Ohio Arts Council, and ArtsWave and all productions will feature Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's Resident Company of Actors. 

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