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HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN Extends Again At Atlantic Theater Company Photo HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN Extends Again At Atlantic Theater Company
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2019

Atlantic Theater Company announces a one week extension for the world premiere production of Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven by Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Adly Guirgis (Between Riverside and Crazy), directed by Obie Award winner John Ortiz, and co-produced with LAByrinth Theater Company. The critically acclaimed production, which opened on Monday, December 9th will now play through Sunday, January 5th, 2020 Off-Broadway at Atlantic's Linda Gross Theater (336 West 20th Street).

Photo Flash: Check Out Opening Night Photos from HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVE Photo Photo Flash: Check Out Opening Night Photos from HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2019

Last night, the world premiere production of Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven by Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Adly Guirgis (Between Riverside and Crazy), directed by Obie Award winner John Ortiz, and co-produced by Atlantic Theater Company and LAByrinth Theater Company, opened Off-Broadway at the Linda Gross Theater (336 West 20th Street).

Review Roundup: HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN - What Did the Critics Think? Photo Review Roundup: HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN - What Did the Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Dec 10, 2019

Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Adly Guirgis takes his style to another level in this world premiere play about the harrowing, humorous, and heartbreaking inner workings of a women's halfway house in New York City, helmed by John Ortiz (LAByrinth Artistic Director) in his Off-Broadway directing debut. Atlantic is thrilled to partner with LAByrinth Theater Company to present Guirgis' first new play since Atlantic Theater Company's 2014 award-winning production of Between Riverside and Crazy.

Photo Flash: First Look At HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN Photo Photo Flash: First Look At HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2019

Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven begins previews Thursday, November 14th and will open Monday, December 9th for a limited engagement through Sunday, December 22nd, 2019 Off-Broadway at the Linda Gross Theater (336 West 20th Street).

HALFWAY BITCHES GO  STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN Extends One Week through December 29 Photo HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN Extends One Week through December 29
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2019

Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Director; Jeffory Lawson, Managing Director) announces a one week extension for the world premiere production of Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven by Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Adly Guirgis (Between Riverside and Crazy), directed by Obie Award winner John Ortiz, and co-produced with LAByrinth Theater Company. The production, which opens on Monday, December 9th will now play through Sunday, December 29th, 2019 Off-Broadway at the Linda Gross Theater (336 West 20th Street).

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2019

Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven begins previews Thursday, November 14th and will open Monday, December 9th for a limited engagement through Sunday, December 22nd, 2019 Off-Broadway at the Linda Gross Theater (336 West 20th Street).

Photo Flash: PlayMakers Presents DAIRYLAND Photo Photo Flash: PlayMakers Presents DAIRYLAND
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

PlayMakers Repertory Company presents 'Dairyland,' a world premiere comedy by Heidi Armbruster. This whimsical, heartfelt tale of one woman's journey from farm to table and table to farm is directed by Vivienne Benesch, and runs from October 16 to November 3, 2019.

David Anzuelo, Patrice Johnson Chevannes and More Join Cast of HALFWAY BITCHES GO STR Photo David Anzuelo, Patrice Johnson Chevannes and More Join Cast of HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

Atlantic Theater Company announces the full cast for the world premiere production of Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven by Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Adly Guirgis (Between Riverside and Crazy), directed by Obie Award winner John Ortiz, and co-produced with LAByrinth Theater Company.

PlayMakers Presents DAIRYLAND Photo PlayMakers Presents DAIRYLAND
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019

PlayMakers Repertory Company presents a?oeDairyland,a?? a world premiere comedy by Heidi Armbruster. This whimsical, heartfelt tale of one woman's journey from farm to table and table to farm is directed by Vivienne Benesch, and runs from October 16 to November 3, 2019.

Atlantic Theater Company Announces Cast of HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN Photo Atlantic Theater Company Announces Cast of HALFWAY BITCHES GO STRAIGHT TO HEAVEN
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2019

Atlantic Theater Company announces casting for the world premiere production of Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven by Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Adly Guirgis (Between Riverside and Crazy), directed by Obie Award winner John Ortiz, and co-produced with LAByrinth Theater Company.

Photo Flash: A First Look At BERNHARDT/HAMLET At Goodman Theatre Photo Photo Flash: A First Look At BERNHARDT/HAMLET At Goodman Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2019

Pulitzer Prize finalist Theresa Rebeck celebrates and sends up the art of theater-making through a look at the original diva-legendary leading lady Sarah Bernhardt-as she defies gender norms to assume the role of a lifetime.

The Goodman's BERNHARDT/HAMLET Begins Performances September 14th Photo The Goodman's BERNHARDT/HAMLET Begins Performances September 14th
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2019

Pulitzer Prize finalist Theresa Rebeck celebrates and sends up the art of theater-making through a look at the original diva-legendary leading lady Sarah Bernhardt-as she defies gender norms to assume the role of a lifetime.

Pittsburgh Public Theater Presents INDECENT Photo Pittsburgh Public Theater Presents INDECENT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2019

Pittsburgh Public Theater is proud to present the Pittsburgh premiere of Paula Vogel's Tony Award-nominated play, Indecent, directed by Carnegie Mellon University graduate Risa Brainin. Indecent runs April 18 - May 19, 2019 at the O'Reilly Theater, Pittsburgh Public Theater's home in the heart of Downtown's Cultural District. For tickets call 412.316.1600, go to ppt.org, or visit the Box Office.

Photo Coverage: Tyne Daly, Tim Daly & More Celebrate Opening Night of Primary Satges' Photo Photo Coverage: Tyne Daly, Tim Daly & More Celebrate Opening Night of Primary Satges' DOWNSTAIRS
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 19, 2018

Primary Stages presents Downstairs by Theresa Rebeck ("Smash," Bernhardt/Hamlet, Poor Behavior at Primary Stages), directed by Adrienne Campbell-Holt (What We're Up Against). Performances began at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce St, New York, NY, 10014) on November 7, 2018, opened last night, November 18, and runs through December 22, 2018. The cast includes Tony and Emmy Award winner Tyne Daly (Gypsy, "Cagney and Lacey") as "Irene," Emmy Award nominee Tim Daly ("Wings," "Madam Secretary") as "Teddy," and John Procaccino (Our Lady of 121st Street, Our Mother's Brief Affair) as "Gerry."

Maltz Jupiter Theatre Kicks Off Season with STEEL MAGNOLIAS Photo Maltz Jupiter Theatre Kicks Off Season with STEEL MAGNOLIAS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2018

Have you ever had friends who were more like family? The ones that knew everything about you, loved you anyway and gave you strength when you had none?

Pittsburgh Public Theater Puts a Spin on PRIDE AND PREJUDICE Photo Pittsburgh Public Theater Puts a Spin on PRIDE AND PREJUDICE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2018

Pittsburgh Public Theater begins its 44th season with a new management team - Artistic Director Marya Sea Kaminski and Managing Director Lou Castelli - and the Pittsburgh premiere of Kate Hamill's innovative comedy, Pride and Prejudice. Directed by Desdemona Chiang, Pride and Prejudice runs September 27 - October 28, 2018 at the O'Reilly Theater, Pittsburgh Public Theater's home in the heart of Downtown's Cultural District.

Primary Stages Announces Casting For FINAL FOLLIES And DOWNSTAIRS Photo Primary Stages Announces Casting For FINAL FOLLIES And DOWNSTAIRS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2018

Primary Stages (Andrew Leynse, Artistic Director; Shane D. Hudson, Executive Director; Casey Childs, Founder) is proud to announce complete casting today for the first two productions of their 2018/19 season: Final Follies, by A.R. Gurney (Love Letters, Sylvia, Black Tie at Primary Stages) and directed by David Saint (Clever Little Lies), and Downstairs by Theresa Rebeck ("Smash," Dead Accounts, Poor Behavior at Primary Stages), directed by Adrienne Campbell-Holt (What We're Up Against). All performances will take place at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce St, New York, NY, 10014).

Irish Rep to Host World Premiere of WILD ABANDON by Leenya Rideout Photo Irish Rep to Host World Premiere of WILD ABANDON by Leenya Rideout
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2018

Irish Repertory Theatre will present world premiere of WILD ABANDON by Leenya Rideout (War Horse). Directed by Lisa Rothe (Hold These Truths), WILD ABANDON begins performances on September 19, 2018 at Irish Rep Theatre (132 West 22nd Street) on the W. Scott McLucas Studio Stage, with an opening night set for September 25, and will run through October 21, 2018.

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/6 - THE COLOR Photo Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/6 - THE COLOR PURPLE, WAITRESS, WICKED and More!
by BWW Special - Apr 6, 2018

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature THE COLOR PURPLE, WAITRESS, WICKED and more!

BWW Review: SOONER/LATER Reveals a Different Side of the Romantic Comedy at Cincinnat Photo BWW Review: SOONER/LATER Reveals a Different Side of the Romantic Comedy at Cincinnati Playhouse In The Park
by Abby Rowold - Apr 5, 2018

Currently running through April 21st at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park's Shelterhouse Theater is Allyson Currin's world premiere play, Sooner/Later.

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