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Bell Shakespeare's HAMLET Will Return For National Tour Beginning in August Photo Bell Shakespeare's HAMLET Will Return For National Tour Beginning in August
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2021

Directed by Bell Shakespeare Artistic Director Peter Evans, Shakespeare's seminal revenge tragedy is reimagined for contemporary audiences, transporting them to a wintery Denmark in the 1960s. Inside the glamorous court, a family is torn apart by murder and betrayal. Outside, a country is threatened by Norway. And at the centre of this struggle is a young man's grief for a murdered father.   

Washington Performing Arts Announces MARS ARTS DC: VIRTUAL Photo Washington Performing Arts Announces MARS ARTS DC: VIRTUAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2020

Washington Performing Arts today announced Mars Arts DC: Virtual, an ongoing program of free online presentations highlighting the astounding breadth and exceptional artistry of the DC arts scene.

Greek Classic For Today's Audiences MEDEA Announced at QPAC Photo Greek Classic For Today's Audiences MEDEA Announced at QPAC
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 5, 2020

Queensland Performing Arts Centre and acclaimed Brisbane Theatre Collective MYTHS MADE HERE will present a modern take on the ancient Greek tragedy MEDEA. 

BWW Review: Al Fallick's MOVIES, MUSICALS AND ME is Broadway Parody Hilarity Photo BWW Review: Al Fallick's MOVIES, MUSICALS AND ME is Broadway Parody Hilarity
by Audrey Morabito - Feb 25, 2020

What do Apollo 13, Space Jam, The Mummy, and A Quiet Place all have in common? Why, they're none other than four of the many (many) acclaimed movie musical adaptations of Halpert Evans' (Al Fallick) extensive Broadway career. You haven't heard of him? Well then, let me introduce to you one of Broadway's biggest starsa?'in his mind, the biggest stara?'of our time. Perhaps you'd recognize him from his role as Miranda in a?oeThe Devil Wears Prada: the Musicala??, or the critically acclaimed a?oeThe Terminator: the Musicala??? If Mr. Evans isn't ringing a bell, I suggest you get yourself down to Ovations Night Club in Houston for a cabaret style show, a?oeMovies, Musicals & Me: An Evening with Halpert Evansa?? starring none other than Halpert Evans himself.

Tenor Timothy Leigh Evans Has Died at 58 Photo Tenor Timothy Leigh Evans Has Died at 58
by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2019

The Boston Camerata has announced the death of tenor Timothy Leigh Evans, at age 58. The group reports that his cause of death was a 'sudden and massive' heart attack.

Bonnie Milligan Joins WICKED SINGS BIRDS OF PARADISE at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Bonnie Milligan Joins WICKED SINGS BIRDS OF PARADISE at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2019

Bonnie Milligan has joined the cast of Wicked Sings Birds of Paradise at Feinstein's/54 Below! One of Off-Broadway's most beloved cult musicals, Birds of Paradise, returns to New York City, with a star-studded Broadway cast, many from the hit musical Wicked. The show will be performed on Monday, March 18th, 2019 at 7pm & 9:30pm.

Murney, Kudisch, Wyse, and More Join BIRDS OF PARADISE At Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Murney, Kudisch, Wyse, and More Join BIRDS OF PARADISE At Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephi Wild - Feb 6, 2019

One of Off-Broadway's most beloved cult musicals, BIRDS OF PARADISE, will return to New York City, with a star-studded Broadway cast, many from the hit musical WICKED, at Feinstein's/54 Below on Monday, March 18th, 2019 at 7pm & 9:30pm.

QPAC Presents A Reimagined Take On CINDERELLA Photo QPAC Presents A Reimagined Take On CINDERELLA
by Stephi Wild - Jan 30, 2019

This April, Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) is bringing audiences Cinderella (but not as they know it) in an exciting first production from new theatre collective MYTHS MADE HERE.

Roald Dahl's MATILDA The Musical Kicks Off The New Year At First Stage Photo Roald Dahl's MATILDA The Musical Kicks Off The New Year At First Stage
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2019

Milwaukee theater audiences young and old are in for a real treat this January when First Stage proudly presents Roald Dahl's MATILDA The Musical, Book by Dennis Kelly and Music & Lyrics by Tim Minchin.

Roald Dahl's MATILDA The Musical Kicks Off The New Year At First Stage Photo Roald Dahl's MATILDA The Musical Kicks Off The New Year At First Stage
by Julie Musbach - Dec 20, 2018

Milwaukee theater audiences young and old are in for a real treat this January when First Stage proudly presents Roald Dahl's MATILDA The Musical, Book by Dennis Kelly and Music & Lyrics by Tim Minchin.

Opera San José Presents PAGLIACCI Photo Opera San José Presents PAGLIACCI
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2018

On November 17th, Opera San Jose's 35th season continues with Leoncavallo's tragedy Pagliacci.

Rice University to Bring Shakespeare's First Folio for Opening Night of THE BOOK OF W Photo Rice University to Bring Shakespeare's First Folio for Opening Night of THE BOOK OF WILL
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 24, 2018

On Saturday night, September 22, Main Street Theater (MST) opened its 43rd Season with the Regional Premiere of Lauren Gunderson's The Book of Will.  This compelling play tells the tale of how Shakespeare's First Folio came into existence thanks to the loyalty and love of his dear friends, particularly John Heminges and Henry Condell. 

THE BOOK OF WILL Opens At MST, Today Photo THE BOOK OF WILL Opens At MST, Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2018

Main Street Theater (MST) will open its 43rd Season with the Regional Premiere of Lauren Gunderson's The Book of Will.  This compelling play tells the tale of how Shakespeare's First Folio came into existence thanks to the loyalty and love of his dear friends, particularly John Heminges and Henry Condell.  "As the Folger Shakespeare Library put it, the First Folio is 'the book that gave us Shakespeare,'" shares Book of Will director and MST Artistic Director Rebecca Greene Udden.  "That being so, it can then be said that Heminges and Condell gave us the book that gave us Shakespeare."  "[THE BOOK OF WILL] serves as homage to those who sacrificed to make the first folio happen and to Shakespeare's magnificent words." - Westword (Denver, CO). 

THE BOOK OF WILL Opens At MST, 9/22 Photo THE BOOK OF WILL Opens At MST, 9/22
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 6, 2018

Main Street Theater (MST) will open its 43rd Season with the Regional Premiere of Lauren Gunderson's The Book of Will.  This compelling play tells the tale of how Shakespeare's First Folio came into existence thanks to the loyalty and love of his dear friends, particularly John Heminges and Henry Condell.  "As the Folger Shakespeare Library put it, the First Folio is 'the book that gave us Shakespeare,'" shares Book of Will director and MST Artistic Director Rebecca Greene Udden.  "That being so, it can then be said that Heminges and Condell gave us the book that gave us Shakespeare."  "[THE BOOK OF WILL] serves as homage to those who sacrificed to make the first folio happen and to Shakespeare's magnificent words." - Westword (Denver, CO). 

TACT's The Legacy Gala to Feature Callaway Sisters Photo TACT's The Legacy Gala to Feature Callaway Sisters
by Julie Musbach - May 10, 2018

TACT (Scott Alan Evans, Executive Artistic Director; Nora Chester & Jeffrey C. Hawkins, Associate Artistic Directors) is pleased to announce its 2018 Legacy Gala celebrating TACT's 25 years Off-Broadway and honoring Founding Artistic Executive Director Scott Alan Evans and longtime Board Chair Stephen Lindenmuth. 

Photo Flash: The Actors Company Theatre Presents THREE WISE GUYS Photo Photo Flash: The Actors Company Theatre Presents THREE WISE GUYS
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 5, 2018

The Actors Company Theatre (Scott Alan Evans, Artistic Executive Director; Nora Chester & Jeffrey C. Hawkins, Associate Artistic Directors), the award-winning Off-Broadway company celebrating its 25th Anniversary Season, is presenting Three Wise Guys, the World Premiere of a new comedy by Scott Alan Evans & Jeffrey Couchman, based on Damon Runyon's short stories, 'Dancing Dan's Christmas' and 'The Three Wise Guys.'  Opening Night is Sunday March 11th.

TACT's THREE WISE GUYS Begins Performances Tomorrow Photo TACT's THREE WISE GUYS Begins Performances Tomorrow
by Julie Musbach - Feb 27, 2018

TACT/ The Actors Company Theatre (Scott Alan Evans, Artistic Executive Director; Nora Chester & Jeffrey C. Hawkins, Associate Artistic Directors), the award-winning Off-Broadway company celebrating its 25th Anniversary Season, will begin performances tomorrow, Wednesday, for Three Wise Guys, the World Premiere of a new comedy by Scott Alan Evans & Jeffrey Couchman, based on Damon Runyon's short stories, "Dancing Dan's Christmas" and "The Three Wise Guys."  

Photo Coverage: Meet the Company of TACT's THREE WISE GUYS Photo Photo Coverage: Meet the Company of TACT's THREE WISE GUYS
by Walter McBride - Feb 16, 2018

TACT/ The Actors Company Theatre (Scott AlanEvans, Artistic Executive Director; Nora Chester & Jeffrey C. Hawkins, Associate Artistic Directors), the award-winning Off-Broadway company celebrating its 25th Anniversary Season, will present Three Wise Guys, the World Premiere of a new comedy by Scott AlanEvans & Jeffrey Couchman, based on Damon Runyon's short stories, 'Dancing Dan's Christmas' and 'The Three Wise Guys.'

National Chorale presents New York Premiere Of Angela Rice's THY WILL BE DONE Photo National Chorale presents New York Premiere Of Angela Rice's THY WILL BE DONE
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 2, 2018

National Chorale, New York's premier professional choral company under the Artistic Direction of Everett McCorvey, continues its 2017-2018 Season at Lincoln Center with the New York Premiere of Angela Rice's Thy Will Be Done on Friday, March 16, 2018 at 8pm at the David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, NYC. Tickets are $30-100 and are available at www.nationalchorale.com or by calling (212) 333-5333.

Award-Winning TACT/The Actors Company Theatre Announces 25th Season Will Be Final Sea Photo Award-Winning TACT/The Actors Company Theatre Announces 25th Season Will Be Final Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 19, 2018

TACT/The Actors Company Theatre (Scott Alan Evans, Artistic Executive Director; Nora Chester & Jeffrey C. Hawkins, Associate Artistic Directors), the award-winning Off-Broadway company celebrating its 25th Anniversary Season, today announced that Three Wise Guys, the World Premiere of a new comedy by Scott Alan Evans & Jeffrey Couchman, based on Damon Runyon's short stories, Dancing Dan's Christmas and The Three Wise Guys, would be the final production of its illustrious run as one of New York's beloved theater companies.

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