BWW Review: THE COTTAGE At Florida Studio Theatre BWW Review: THE COTTAGE At Florida Studio Theatre
by Carolan Trbovich - Aug 19, 2019

FST's The Cottage Offers A Fun Night of Mayhem (more...)

BWW Review: SOMETHING ROTTEN! at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall BWW Review: SOMETHING ROTTEN! at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
by Carolan Trbovich - Jan 9, 2019

Something Rotten! is Something Awkwardly Awesome (more...)

BWW Review: INCOGNITO at Urbanite Theatre BWW Review: INCOGNITO at Urbanite Theatre
by Carolan Trbovich - Jun 28, 2018

Brilliant INCOGNITO Hits Urbanite's Stage (more...)

Full Casting Announced For Nuffield Southampton Theatres Workshop Production Of SON OF RAMBOW - THE MUSICAL Full Casting Announced For Nuffield Southampton Theatres Workshop Production Of SON OF RAMBOW - THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2018

Full casting is today announced for Nuffield Southampton Theatres workshop production of Son of Rambow - The Musical, running at The Other Palace from 24 May - 2 June. Director of NST, Samuel Hodges, directs Gemma Goggin (Miss Smith), Scarlet Billham (Tina), Tom Mccall (Barry), Jon Tarcy (Didier), Richard Dempsey (Brother Joshua), Cat Simmons (Sarah) and Felix Warren as Will and Aaron Gelkoff as Lee. Son of Rambow - The Musical is an adaptation of the hit cult film featuring an original 80s pop soundtrack by two of the UK's most successful pop writers Miranda Cooper and Nick Coler with the book by Richard Marsh. This marks Cooper and Coler's debut in writing for the stage. (more...)

BWW Review: ANYTHING GOES at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre
by Marakay Rogers - Oct 23, 2016

Most eighty-some-year-olds creak a bit, but others really get around, and that's the truth about ANYTHING GOES. Cole Porter is, of course, one of the great lyrical geniuses of history, which is a huge part of the reason, but there's another truth about it - heavily worked-over as the book was, and has been, it hasn't aged badly... possibly because it's purely frothy silliness, like GUYS AND DOLLS. In this day, however, the frothy silliness is almost realistic, since part of the plot revolves around hysterical celebrity-worship. Is that young man really Public Enemy Number One? Grab a selfie with him before the police get him! Wait, he's not a famous criminal? Well, then, get him out of our way! (more...)

BWW Review: Static but Still Fun EMMA at Book-It Repertory
by Jay Irwin - Dec 7, 2015

It's been 200 years since Jane Austen's incorrigible matchmaker "Emma" first came on the scene in print and since has spawned film versions, adaptations and has never been out of print since its release. And while the current adaptation from Book-It Repertory Theatre keeps the mischievousness and attitudes alive, at times if feels a little too static making this romp drone on a bit. (more...)

OKLAHOMA!, Featuring Beth Leavel, Ben Davis & More, Begins Tonight at The Muny
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2015

The Muny announced today the cast for its production of Oklahoma! (August 10 -16) directed by Rob Ruggiero, choreographed by Susan Stroman and music directed by Kevin Stites. Ginger Thatcher will restage Ms. Stroman's choreography. (more...)

Full Cast Set for OKLAHOMA! at The Muny, Featuring Beth Leavel, Ben Davis & More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2015

The Muny announced today the cast for its production of Oklahoma! (August 10 -16) directed by Rob Ruggiero, choreographed by Susan Stroman and music directed by Kevin Stites. Ginger Thatcher will restage Ms. Stroman's choreography. (more...)

Breaking News: Beth Leavel, Bryan Batt, Heather Headley & More Sign on for The Muny's 2015 Season!
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2015

The Muny announced today several principal cast members for the seven shows in its spectacular 97th season, which opens on June 15 with My Fair Lady. Full casts and companies will be announced throughout May. (more...)

13th Street Rep's THEATER BOYS Cast Album Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2014

Famed gossip columnist Liz Smith -- 'the Grande Dame of Dish' -- has won countless honors, including an Emmy Award, in her long career. But she's never before been depicted on the stage. In 'Theater Boys' -- the new musical comedy by ASCAP Award-winner Chip Deffaa, now playing at the 13th Street Repertory Theater -- she's not only a character in the show, she's the subject of a whole song about her, a rousing fast-boogie simply titled 'Liz Smith.' That song will also be heard on the show's cast album (sung by Ricky Schroder and the ensemble), being released today, October 18th. (more...)

13th Street Rep's THEATER BOYS Cast Album Out 10/18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

Famed gossip columnist Liz Smith -- "the Grande Dame of Dish" -- has won countless honors, including an Emmy Award, in her long career. But she's never before been depicted on the stage. In "Theater Boys" -- the new musical comedy by ASCAP Award-winner Chip Deffaa, now playing at the 13th Street Repertory Theater -- she's not only a character in the show, she's the subject of a whole song about her, a rousing fast-boogie simply titled "Liz Smith." That song will also be heard on the show's cast album (sung by Ricky Schroder and the ensemble), being released October 18th. (more...)

Chris Sams Debuts MISS SMITH'S MYSTERY
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2014

Southampton, England (more...)

Bainbridge Performing Arts to Present Matt Smith's MY LAST YEAR WITH THE NUNS, 11/9
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2013

Master monologist Matt Smith turns his 8th grade year in 1966-67 into a wild coming-of-age comedy - a comedy grounded in his Catholic education, racism, and the joys and horrors that are male adolescence. (more...)

Review Roundup: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Starring Sheridan Smith and David Walliams
by Review Roundups - Sep 19, 2013

Michael Grandage's West End staging of A Midsummer Night's Dream, starring Sheridan Smith and David Walliams, opened at the Noel Coward Theatre and is currently running through November 16, 2013. (more...)

Fall Classes Announced For South Bend Civic Theater 10/29-11/3
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2011

South Bend Civic Theatre announces Civic Theatre Education (CTE) Fall classes for youth interesting in learning and experiencing the fun of making theatre. Registration will begin Monday September 12th with the session starting on October 3rd and running for six weeks (there will be no classes from October 29th through November 3rd). (more...)

Court Theatre Congratulates Patron On Winning Emmy
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2011

The Court Theatre has released a supportive statement about Dame Maggie Smith winning the Emmy for the 'Best Supporting Actress in a Mini-series' in LA. (more...)

Maggie Smith Donates to Court Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2011

'A huge boost for the Court Theatre rebuild'. That's how the theatre's Artistic Director Ross Gumbley has described confirmation that one of the world's most famous and distinguished actresses, Dame Maggie Smith, has accepted the role of Patron of The Court fundraising appeal. (more...)

Fall Classes Announced For South Bend Civic Theater 10/29-11/3
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2011

South Bend Civic Theatre announces Civic Theatre Education (CTE) Fall classes for youth interesting in learning and experiencing the fun of making theatre. Registration will begin Monday September 12th with the session starting on October 3rd and running for six weeks (there will be no classes from October 29th through November 3rd). (more...)

Nappa Valley Opera House Announces Their Fall Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2009

Napa Valley Opera House Fall Schedule Laurence Juber Saturday, August 29 (more...)

"Cats" Still Purrs in DC
by James Howard - Mar 9, 2007

WHO: The National Touring Company WHAT: Cats WHEN: Through March 18th. WHERE: The Warner Theatre in Washington, DC HOW MUCH: Go to www.warnertheatre.com for information. (more...)