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VIDEO: Hugh Jackman and the Cast of THE MUSIC MAN Perform 'Ya Got Trouble' in Rehears Photo VIDEO: Hugh Jackman and the Cast of THE MUSIC MAN Perform 'Ya Got Trouble' in Rehearsal
by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2021

The Music Man's new Harold Hill, Hugh Jackman, took to Instagram to share a video of himself and the cast of the upcoming revival performing 'Ya Got Trouble' in rehearsal!

Photos: See Hugh Jackman & Sutton Foster in Rehearsals for THE MUSIC MAN Photo Photos: See Hugh Jackman & Sutton Foster in Rehearsals for THE MUSIC MAN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 19, 2021

Beginning Saturday, a new block of tickets is now available for August 2022 through October 2022 for the hugely anticipated revival of Meredith Willson’s The Music Man.

Complete Cast Announced for THE MUSIC MAN Broadway Revival Photo Complete Cast Announced for THE MUSIC MAN Broadway Revival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2021

The complete cast for the Broadway revival of Meredith Willson’s The Music Man has been announced. Starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster, preview performances of The Music Man are set to begin on Monday, December 20, 2021, with Opening Night scheduled for Thursday, February 10, 2022 at the Winter Garden Theatre.

DIRTY DOGS and A GIG FOR GHOSTS Win Soho Theatre's Tony Craze Awards Photo DIRTY DOGS and A GIG FOR GHOSTS Win Soho Theatre's Tony Craze Awards
by Stephi Wild - Jan 28, 2021

Soho Theatre today announces the shortlisted plays and Award winners for the 2019 and 2020 Tony Craze Award, announced together due to the impact of the unparalleled events of last year.

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, June 22- Andrea Burns, Michael Riedel, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, June 22- Andrea Burns, Michael Riedel, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 22, 2020

Today (June 22) in live streaming: BWW Book Club is back, Andréa Burns guest hosts Stars in the House, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, June 19- The Antonyo Awards, PETER PAN LIVE! and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, June 19- The Antonyo Awards, PETER PAN LIVE! and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 19, 2020

Today (June 19) in live streaming: the first ever Antonyo Awards, Peter Pan Live! and so much more!

30+ Theatres Join To Present Live Juneteenth Streamed Reading Photo 30+ Theatres Join To Present Live Juneteenth Streamed Reading
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 12, 2020

San Francisco's new works incubator PlayGround in partnership with Bay Area theatre veteran Aldo Billingslea, Lorraine Hansberry Theatre, Planet Earth Arts, and more than 30 leading theatres from the Bay Area and beyond team up to present a Juneteenth livestreamed Zoom reading of Vincent Terrell Durham's thrilling and timely play, Polar Bears, Black Boys & Prairie Fringed Orchids.

Aurora Theatre Company Presents  Joe Orton's Comic Masterpiece LOOT Photo Aurora Theatre Company Presents  Joe Orton's Comic Masterpiece LOOT
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 25, 2020

Aurora Theatre Company continues its dynamic 28th season with  Joe Orton's LOOT. Former Aurora Artistic Director Tom Ross (Everything is Illuminated, This Is How It Goes, A Delicate Balance) directs this comedic tour de force.

BWW Review: MEASURE FOR MEASURE at Marin Shakespeare Company Photo BWW Review: MEASURE FOR MEASURE at Marin Shakespeare Company
by Tim Sullivan - Jul 8, 2019

One of Shakespeare's least performed works, Measure for Measure, is also one of his best. With some of his most stunning verse alongside his bawdiest humor, it teeters on the razor edge between comedy and tragedy so delicately that it is considered one of his three "problem plays." This vibrant production at Marin Shakespeare elucidates much of the play's wit while not quite reaching the emotional heights of its soaring poetry.

Directors and Casts Set for PlayGround Festival of New Works Plays Photo Directors and Casts Set for PlayGround Festival of New Works Plays
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 18, 2019

Directors and Casting is set for the two PlayGround Festival premieres, A HISTORY OF FREAKS by Katie May, May 13-June 15  (Press /Opening: May 15 at 8pm), helmed by circus arts performer and director Doyle Ott and ANNA CONSIDERS MARS by Ruben Grijalva,  May 20-June 16 (Press /Opening: May 22 at 8pm), helmed by San Francisco Playhouse Producing Director Susi Damilano. The productions will run in rotating repertory as part of the 25th Season PlayGround Festival of New Works, May 13-June 16, 2019. Tickets for the entire PlayGround Festival are now on sale. For more information, visit http://playground-sf.org/festival.

Mike Faist se une al WEST SIDE STORY de Spielberg Photo Mike Faist se une al WEST SIDE STORY de Spielberg
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Apr 17, 2019

Se sigue ampliando el numero de estrellas de Hollywood y Broadway que formaran el reparto de la nueva version cinematografica de WEST SIDE STORY que prepara el legendario director Stephen Spielberg.

WEST SIDE STORY Casts Mike Faist as Riff; 40 Sharks and Jets Members Also Cast Photo WEST SIDE STORY Casts Mike Faist as Riff; 40 Sharks and Jets Members Also Cast
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 16, 2019

Dear Evan Hansen's Mike Faist has been cast as Riff of the Jets  in Fox's Steven Spielberg West Side Story film, according to Deadline. Puerto Rican singer and dancer Ana Isabelle will play Rosalia, a shark who works with Maria and Dance Moms' Maddie Ziegler has been cast as part of the Jets. They have also cast  over 40 performers set as Sharks and Jets!

The Kennedy Center Announces 50th KCACTF National Festival Photo The Kennedy Center Announces 50th KCACTF National Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 9, 2019

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts hosts more than 120 outstanding theater students from colleges and universities across the nation as part of the 50th annual Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF), which runs April 16-20, 2019 in multiple locations throughout the Center. The Center also announced the national awardees for the KCACTF. Selected awardees and representatives will be brought to Washington, D.C. for an expense-paid trip to participate in the National Festival. These student artists from across the United States have been recognized for their outstanding work from the eight regional festivals that were held January 8 through February 28, 2019.

The North Wall Announce Full Programme For Alchymy Festival 2019 Photo The North Wall Announce Full Programme For Alchymy Festival 2019
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2019

The North Wall today announce the full programme for Alchymy Festival 2019, running from 12-14 April at The North Wall Arts Centre. The programme includes performances, industry events, work-in-progress showings, and workshops, as well as performances from winners of the inaugural Alchymy Company Award and Alchymy Writing Residencies. The festival was programmed by The North Wall co-directors John Hoggarth and Ria Parry, and producer Ellie Keel, and is supported by Arts Council England.

PlayGround Festival Sets Directors And Casts For 2 New Works Photo PlayGround Festival Sets Directors And Casts For 2 New Works
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 21, 2019

Directors and Casting is set for the two PlayGround Festival premieres, A HISTORY OF FREAKS by Katie May, May 13-June 15 , helmed by circus arts performer and director Doyle Ott and ANNA CONSIDERS MARS by Ruben Grijalva,  May 20-June 16 (Press /Opening: May 22 at 8pm), helmed by San Francisco Playhouse Producing Director Susi Damilano. The productions will run in rotating repertory as part of the 25th Season PlayGround Festival of New Works, May 13-June 16, 2019. Tickets for the entire PlayGround Festival are now on sale. For more information, visit http://playground-sf.org/festival.

BWW Review: The Historic Prizefight Between Frost and Nixon Comes to Life in FROST/NI Photo BWW Review: The Historic Prizefight Between Frost and Nixon Comes to Life in FROST/NIXON at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley
by Steve Murray - Jan 28, 2019

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley puts its high-quality thumbprint on FrostNixon, Peter Morgan's critically-acclaimed recounting of the debates that catapulted one man to new levels of fame and fortune, and the other to exile in San Clemente.

Free Political Forum To Follow Performance Of FROST/NIXON At TheatreWorks Silicon Val Photo Free Political Forum To Follow Performance Of FROST/NIXON At TheatreWorks Silicon Valley
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 25, 2019

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley announces a special post-show political forum for its production of the Tony and Olivier Award-nominated drama Frost/Nixon. Following the 2pm performance of Frost/Nixon on Saturday, February 2 at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, audiences are invited to discuss the history and current relevance of the Watergate scandal with Dr. Theodore Glasser of Stanford University and Dr. Terri Bimes of University of California Berkeley in a conversation moderated by Cameron Wells, the assistant director of Frost/Nixon. Glasser, a professor emeritus of Communication whose research specializes in media practices and press accountability, and Bimes, a lecturer and Assistant Director of Research for the Institute of Governmental Studies who teaches about the presidency, will bring their unique perspectives to this free political forum, open to audience members and community members.

Photo Flash: First Look At FROST/NIXON At Theatreworks Silicon Valley Photo Photo Flash: First Look At FROST/NIXON At Theatreworks Silicon Valley
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 15, 2019

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley will kick off the new year with the Tony and Olivier Award nominated drama Frost/Nixon. Written by Golden Globe winner Peter Morgan (creator of Netflix's The Crown), Frost/Nixon is a riveting political prizefight where the cameras roll, the truth spins, and it becomes clear that he who controls the medium controls the message. With America caught in the riptides of Watergate and Vietnam, the former leader of the free world and a lightweight British talk-show host clash in a legendary series of TV interviews that will determine the President's legacy forever. Directed by Leslie Martinson, Frost/Nixon will be presented January 16 - February 10, 2019 (press opening: January 19, 2019) at Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro Street, Mountain View. For tickets ($40-$100) and more information the public may visit TheatreWorks.org or call (650) 463-1960.

FROST/NIXON Comes to TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Photo FROST/NIXON Comes to TheatreWorks Silicon Valley
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 2, 2019

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley will kick off the new year with the Tony and Olivier Award nominated drama Frost/Nixon. Written by Golden Globe winner Peter Morgan (creator of Netflix's The Crown), Frost/Nixon is a riveting political prizefight where the cameras roll, the truth spins, and it becomes clear that he who controls the medium controls the message. With America caught in the riptides of Watergate and Vietnam, the former leader of the free world and a lightweight British talk-show host clash in a legendary series of TV interviews that will determine the President's legacy forever. Directed by Leslie Martinson, Frost/Nixon will be presented January 16 February 10, 2019 (press opening: January 19, 2019) at Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro Street, Mountain View. For tickets ($40-$100) and more information the public may visit TheatreWorks.org or call (650) 463-1960.

Penn & Teller Preview Mahomes-Wilson Meeting On Football Night In America Photo Penn & Teller Preview Mahomes-Wilson Meeting On Football Night In America
by Tori Hartshorn - Dec 26, 2018

Renown magicians Penn & Teller ponder whether Patrick Mahomes and Russell Wilson are masters of misdirection or simply two of the league's most entertaining quarterbacks as part of a feature that will air during tonight's Week 16 edition of Football Night in America, beginning at 7 p.m. ET on NBC.

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