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Orson Welles

 
Date Of Death:
October 10, 1985 (???)
Birth Place:
Kenosha, WI, USA
 
Date of Birth: May 06, 1915
Date of Death: October 10, 1985 (70)

Birth Place: Kenosha, WI, USA
I WANNA BE EVIL: THE EARTHA KITT STORY To Play At The National Black Theatre Festival Photo I WANNA BE EVIL: THE EARTHA KITT STORY To Play At The National Black Theatre Festival, August 2-5
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 21, 2022

I Wanna Be Evil: The Eartha Kitt Story will take the stage at the National Black Theatre Festival, August 2-5 at 10:30pm at the Benton South – Gaines Ballroom (Formerly  Embassy Suites)  ​​

Glass Apple Theatre Announces Cast And Designers For DRACULA, Opening in August Photo Glass Apple Theatre Announces Cast And Designers For DRACULA, Opening in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 18, 2022

Chicago based storefront theatre Glass Apple Theatre, Ltd. has announced the actors and designers for their upcoming production of Orson Welles' Dracula, in performance on the Schwartz Stage at Raven Theatre.

Synetic Theater Announces 2022â€"23 Season Photo Synetic Theater Announces 2022â€"23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jul 12, 2022

Synetic Theater, the acclaimed center for American Physical Theater, announced its 2022–2023 season, titled Stranger in a Strange Land. The season features four main stage productions, including the world premiere of the H.G. Wells’ War of the Worlds, and the return of the Synetic classic Host and Guest. 

Musical Film KILLIAN & THE COMEBACK KIDS Featuring Taylor A. Purdee & More to Arrive  Photo Musical Film KILLIAN & THE COMEBACK KIDS Featuring Taylor A. Purdee & More to Arrive on Digital Platforms in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2022

In August, film distributor Hope Runs High will release its latest feature film across VOD platforms — bringing the much-lauded “Killian & the Comeback Kids” to a national audience outside of its 30 city theatrical release.

NYU Skirball Announces Fall 2022 Season Photo NYU Skirball Announces Fall 2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2022

NYU Skirball’s fall 2022 season, opening on September 9, will showcase cutting-edge  dance, music, opera and theater premieres from an international roster of artists from the U.S., Belgium,  Japan, Iran, Italy, France, Burkina Faso and the Ivory Coast. The season will also feature public lectures,  conversations, literary series and National Theatre Live film screenings. 

LOVE GODDESS, The Rita Hayworth Musical Gets UK Premiere in November Photo LOVE GODDESS, The Rita Hayworth Musical Gets UK Premiere in November
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022

'Love Goddess, the Rita Hayworth Musical'  is a new musical from New York getting its UK premiere at The Cockpit in London from 18 November to 23 December 2022.

SITI Company Announces Additional Details for Finale 30th Anniversary Season Photo SITI Company Announces Additional Details for Finale 30th Anniversary Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

The award-winning SITI Company has announced additional details for its Finale 30th Anniversary Season. At the conclusion of the finale season in December 2022, SITI Company will cease to operate in its current iteration as a touring, teaching, performing ensemble with an administrative staff and a studio.

RITA HAYWORTH THE HEAT IS ON! Comes to Don't Tell Mama Photo RITA HAYWORTH THE HEAT IS ON! Comes to Don't Tell Mama
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2022

Lnown as 'The Love Goddess' in the noir classic, Gilda, performing the iconic tease, 'Put The Blame On Mame.' The hottest sex symbol of the '40''s courted by the world's most powerful men, Orson Welles, Aly Khan, Howard Hughes and co-stars Frank Sinatra, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly.

Red Bull Theater Announces SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL 2022 Featuring Larissa FastHorse,  Photo Red Bull Theater Announces SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL 2022 Featuring Larissa FastHorse, Stephen Adly Guirgis & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2022

Red Bull Theater today announced the eight world premieres in this year’s Short New Play Festival 2022. This in-person event is the latest installment of Red Bull’s renowned annual new play festival of classically inspired ten-minute plays.

Amas Musical Theatre to Present I WANNA BE EVIL: THE EARTHA KITT STORY Starring Jenel Photo Amas Musical Theatre to Present I WANNA BE EVIL: THE EARTHA KITT STORY Starring Jenelle Lynn Randall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

Amas Musical Theatre and The Amas Song Salon will present “I Wanna Be Evil: The Eartha Kitt Story” starring Jenelle Randall, with Darrell Philip, written by Jenelle Lynn Randall. Directed by Yvans Jourdin with music direction by Darnell White, this one night only event will be held on Monday, June 13, 2022, at 7pm at Theater 555 (555 West 42nd Street).

Chicago Premiere of Zoe Kazan's AFTER THE BLAST to be Presented by Broken Nose Theatr Photo Chicago Premiere of Zoe Kazan's AFTER THE BLAST to be Presented by Broken Nose Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022

Broken Nose Theatre, one of Chicago’s premier Pay-What-You-Can theatre companies, will continue its tenth season with the Chicago premiere of Zoe Kazan’s smart and incisive sci-fi drama After The Blast, directed by ensemble member JD Caudill.

Cast & Creatives Announced for World Premiere of A WAR OF THE WORLDS at Penfold Theat Photo Cast & Creatives Announced for World Premiere of A WAR OF THE WORLDS at Penfold Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022

Penfold Theatre Company has announced cast and creatives for A War of the Worlds directed by Marcus McQuirter running June 2–18, 2022 at Ground Floor Theatre. Using the work by H.G. Wells & Orson Welles, and expanding on this historic radio cast, this world premiere by local playwright Jarrett King is the first in a series of new play commissions.

BWW Review: THE WAR OF THE WORLDS at Classical Theatre Company is a Science Fiction O Photo BWW Review: THE WAR OF THE WORLDS at Classical Theatre Company is a Science Fiction Odyssey
by Luke Evans - Apr 17, 2022

Fans of old school science fiction (particularly the thoughtful, novelistic kind that prefigured The Twilight Zone and Star Trek) should find much to enjoy the Classical Theatre Company’s adaptation of H.G. Wells’s famous 1898 novel, The War of the Worlds.

The Interrupters Announce New Album with Lead Track 'In The Mirror' Photo The Interrupters Announce New Album with Lead Track 'In The Mirror'
by Michael Major - Apr 12, 2022

Today, The Interrupters shared the album’s first single, “In the Mirror.” Kevin Kerslake – director of such iconic films as Nirvana: Live! Tonight! Sold Out! and The Ramones: We’re Outta Here! – helmed the official video for “In The Mirror.” Watch the new music video now!

Meet the Cast of THE MINUTES Photo Meet the Cast of THE MINUTES
by Stephi Wild - Apr 2, 2022

Previews for THE MINUTES begin tonight, April 2, 2022. The play officially opens on Sunday, April 17, 2022 at Studio 54 (254 West 54th Street). Meet the cast here!

Streaming Service MUBI Announces April Programming Photo Streaming Service MUBI Announces April Programming
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 1, 2022

MUBI, the global distributor and curated film streaming service, has revealed its lineup for March 2022 including premieres, double bills, and exclusive releases. 

RITA HAYWORTH THE HEAT IS ON! Starring Quinn Lemley Returns to Don't Tell Mama Photo RITA HAYWORTH THE HEAT IS ON! Starring Quinn Lemley Returns to Don't Tell Mama
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 26, 2022

Rita Hayworth The Heat Is On! starring Quinn Lemley, directed by Carter Inskeep, returns to the legendary NYC club, Don't Tell Mama for 3 more dates. Don't Tell Mama is located at 343 W 46TH St, NYC 10036. There is a cover charge of $25 (cash only), and a two drink minimum.

VIDEO: Perturbator Premieres 'God Says' Music Video Photo VIDEO: Perturbator Premieres 'God Says' Music Video
by Michael Major - Mar 15, 2022

Perturbator, whose 2021 album, Lustful Sacraments, saw the French musician meld the worlds of post-punk, goth and electronics, returns with a second video from the transcendent collection, releasing the film noir-meets-post-apocalypse clip for “God Says (feat. Hangman’s Chair).' Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!

Classical Theatre Company Presents World Premiere THE WAR OF THE WORLDS Photo Classical Theatre Company Presents World Premiere THE WAR OF THE WORLDS
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 11, 2022

Classical Theatre Company wraps up its 14th Season with a world premiere adaptation of H.G. Wells’ science fiction masterpiece, The War of the Worlds

Southwest Shakespeare Company Brings THE TEMPEST to the Stage Photo Southwest Shakespeare Company Brings THE TEMPEST to the Stage
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 27, 2022

The Southwest Shakespeare Company (SSC) presents its 28th season mainstage repertory production of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest, directed by Ingrid Sonnichsen for a limited run from now  through March 19th at the Nesbitt/Elliott Playhouse. Tickets are available in person and online at the Mesa Arts Center.

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