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The Old Globe Announces Classical Directing FellowshipsThe Old Globe Announces Classical Directing Fellowships
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2019

The Old Globe has announced The Old Globe Classical Directing Fellowship, led by the Globe's Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein, a leading Shakespearean scholar, author, and director. Four directing fellows-Daniel Jaquez, Delicia Turner Sonnenberg, Sam White, and LA Williams-will participate in the pilot session of this new initiative. They will be in residence from Tuesday, January 22 through Friday, January 26, 2019. (more...)

BBC America Expands Record-Breaking Professional Darts CoverageBBC America Expands Record-Breaking Professional Darts Coverage
by TV News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

BBC AMERICA today announced the expansion of its highly successful broadcast and streaming of Professional Darts, adding the 2018/2019 World Darts Championship from London's sold-out Alexandra Palace from December 13 to January 1. The best matches of the week will air Sunday mornings from 9:00am-12:00pm ET. BBCA will stream a record 111 hours live on BBC America.com. The Final will air in primetime on BBC AMERICA on Tuesday, January 1 at 9:30pm ET following the Doctor Who New Year's Day special.  (more...)

Hero Theatre to Host Maria Irene Fornes Play Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2015

Hero Theatre announced today that the company's 2016/2017 season will commence with Festival Irene: Celebrating the Legacy of Maria Irene Fornes. The festival of plays will be presented as staged readings. It will include some of Fornes' most celebrated works in addition to featuring plays written by some of her students who are amongst some of the most prominent Latina/o writers in America today. Esteemed dramaturg, literary agent and founder of This Distracted Globe Consultancy, Morgan Jenness, will serve as consultant on the project. (more...)

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Launches Arts Management Fellowship
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2014

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF) has announced the creation of the Paul Nicholson Arts Management Fellowship, in honor of the 33-year career of OSF Executive Director Emeritus, Paul Nicholson. The fellowship is part of OSF's FAIR (Fellowships, Apprenticeships, Internships and Residencies) Experience Program, which provides more than 50 professional development opportunities annually. (more...)

OSF's Paul Nicholson Receives Two Theatre Awards
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2013

Paul Nicholson, Executive Director Emeritus of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF), has been recognized twice this fall for his contributions to the theatrical arts. (more...)

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Hires General Manager, Associate Producer and Director of Development
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2013

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival is pleased to announce the selection of three key positions on the Festival's Leadership Team. (more...)

BWW's Top Portland Theatre Stories of 2012
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 26, 2012

BroadwayWorld brings you the Best of Portland in the year 2012. Check out the Top Theatre Stories from each month during in the year 2012. We look forward to another exciting year of theatre in 2013! (more...)

OSF Executive Director Paul Nicholson to Retire October 2012
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2012

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Executive Director Paul Nicholson has announced that he will retire in December 2012. The Board of Directors accepted his retirement plans at the board meeting today and has hired Greg Kandel of Management Consultants for the Arts, based in Stamford, Connecticut, to begin the search for a new executive director. (more...)

OSF Announces Cynthia Rider as Next Executive Director
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2012

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival announced today the appointment of Cynthia Rider as its next executive director, succeeding current executive director Paul Nicholson, who retires in December after a 33-year tenure with OSF. (more...)

OSF Recieves Insurance Payout For Losses Sustained From Beam Crisis
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2012

Executive Director Paul Nicholson reported to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival company on March 2 that the organization has received two checks from the Great American Insurance Company for losses sustained from closure of the Angus Bowmer Theatre for six weeks, beginning June 18, 2011, due to a cracked supporting beam. (more...)

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Opens 2012 Season 2/24
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2012

The Tony Award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival's 2012 preview performances began February 17, opening a season dedicated to Executive Director Paul Nicholson, who is retiring at the end of the season after 33 years at OSF. (more...)

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Opens 2012 Season 2/24
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2012

The Tony Award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival's 2012 preview performances begin February 17, opening a season dedicated to Executive Director Paul Nicholson, who is retiring at the end of the season after 33 years at OSF. (more...)

OSF Closes 2011 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2011

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival closed its 76th season with a collective sigh of relief last night. (more...)

OSF Executive Director Paul Nicholson to Retire October 2012
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2011

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Executive Director Paul Nicholson has announced that he will retire in December 2012. The Board of Directors accepted his retirement plans at the board meeting today and has hired Greg Kandel of Management Consultants for the Arts, based in Stamford, Connecticut, to begin the search for a new executive director. (more...)

OSF's Angus Bowmer Theatre Re-opens After 6 weeks
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2011

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival has announced that the Angus Bowmer Theatre will re-open today with a matinee performance of Measure for Measure at 1:30 pm and an 8:30 pm performance of The Imaginary Invalid. (more...)

Oregon Shakespeare Festival to Restage Angus Bowmer Performances in Lithia Park
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2011

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival, dealing with the unprecedented challenge of the closure of the Angus Bowmer Theatre, has decided to stage performances that would have been held in the Angus Bowmer Theatre in a large tent structure that will be erected in Lithia Park, adjacent to the Festival campus. (more...)

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Closes 09 Season With Record Attendance And Revenues
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2009

In what the Oregon Shakespeare Festival's Artistic Director Bill Rauch and Executive Director Paul Nicholson can only describe as amazing, OSF's 2009 season results have exceeded all expectations. Initially anticipating a slump in the 2009 season attendance and revenue, the Festival closed with record attendance of 410,034 (89% of capacity), and record revenues of $17,098,115. (more...)

Steppenwolf's Lavey Named New TCG Board President
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2009

Theatre Communications Group (TCG) is pleased to announce its new board of directors' leadership team and new members. Martha Lavey, artistic director of Steppenwolf Theatre Company, will assume the position of board president. (more...)

Theatre Communications Group Announces New Leadership and Members for Board of Directors; Steppenwolf's Lavey to be Board Chair
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2009

Theatre Communications Group (TCG) is pleased to announce its new board of directors' leadership team and new members. Martha Lavey, artistic director of Steppenwolf Theatre Company, will assume the position of board president. (more...)