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LCT debut in Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady. Broadway: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Finding Neverland. National tours: Wicked, The Phantom of the Opera. Other theater: Goodman, Steppenwolf, A.R.T., Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Playwright of Unnecessary Farce and The Outsider, which premiered at ... (read complete bio)
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LCT debut in Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady. Broadway: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Finding Neverland. National tours: Wicked, The Phantom of the Opera. Other theater: Goodman, Steppenwolf, A.R.T., Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Playwright of Unnecessary Farce and The Outsider, which premiered at ... (read complete bio)
Bellevue Little Theatre Announces 2020-21 Season - GREASE, FOREVER PLAID, and More! Photo Bellevue Little Theatre Announces 2020-21 Season - GREASE, FOREVER PLAID, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2020

Bellevue Little Theatre has announced its upcoming season lineup, as well as information about auditions.

BWW Review: Stage West Swings the Vote with THE OUTSIDER Photo BWW Review: Stage West Swings the Vote with THE OUTSIDER
by Vicki Trask - Feb 25, 2020

When it comes to political theatre, one's mind does not immediately turn to Stage West Theatre Restaurant. But if there's one thing Calgarians have come to learn, it's that Stage West loves to bring all kinds of comedy to the stage to entertain their audiences. Their current production of The Outsider is one such comedy that had me in stitches but left me wanting.

Photo Flash: First Look at THE OUTSIDER At North Coast Repertory Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE OUTSIDER At North Coast Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2020

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents The Outsider by Paul Slade Smith, directed by David Ellenstein.

Photo Flash: THE OUTSIDER At North Coast Repertory Theatre - Now Extended By Popular  Photo Photo Flash: THE OUTSIDER At North Coast Repertory Theatre - Now Extended By Popular Demand
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2020

THE OUTSIDER, a razor-sharp, hilarious satire of modern American politics, is currently getting a witty and smartly paced West Coast premiere at North Coast Repertory Theatre.

THE OUTSIDER Comes to North Coast Repertory Theatre Photo THE OUTSIDER Comes to North Coast Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2019

Brisbane CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Finds Its Charlie Buckets! Photo Brisbane CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Finds Its Charlie Buckets!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2019

Charlie Bucket has been found and he has a Golden Ticket! Producers John Frost, Craig Donnell, Warner Bros Theatre Ventures, Langley Park Productions and Neal Street.

Kids Week Announced At CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Photo Kids Week Announced At CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2019

Australia's leading theatre producer John Frost and Her Majesty's Theatre owner Mike Walsh today announced an exciting new initiative, Kid's Week at Charlie and the Chocolate Factory from 4-8 December 2019. During this week, every child 15 years and under will receive a free ticket to the show when accompanied by a full paying adult. Plus, as a special behind the scenes bonus, children will get to experience the fun, the people and the magic behind the show. This is a first for the Australian theatre industry.

The ELATE Theater Company Presents THE OUTSIDER Photo The ELATE Theater Company Presents THE OUTSIDER
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2019

The ELATE theater company presents the timely and hilarious comedy 'The Outsider' by Paul Slade Smith at The Lincoln Stegman Theatre at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 6020 Radford Avenue, North Hollywood.

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Partners With Children's Cancer Charity My Room In  Photo CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Partners With Children's Cancer Charity My Room In Melbourne
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2019

Producers John Frost, Craig Donnell, Warner Bros Theatre Ventures, Langley Park Productions and Neal Street Productions are delighted to announce that Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is partnering with My Room to bring hope, strength and joy to children and their families facing life-threatening cancers.

BWW Review: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY at Her Majesty's Theatre Photo BWW Review: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY at Her Majesty's Theatre
by Josh Stent - Aug 16, 2019

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BWW Review: UNNECESSARY FARCE Wins Slapstick Laughs at Milwaukee Chamber Theatre Photo BWW Review: UNNECESSARY FARCE Wins Slapstick Laughs at Milwaukee Chamber Theatre
by Kelsey Lawler - Aug 15, 2019

This is farcical theater to the extreme, aimed at testing your reflex for laughter. What a fun and funny way to kick off the 2019a?"2020 theater season here in Milwaukee. I'd say this 'Farce' is anything but unnecessary.

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Closes in Three Weeks Photo CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Closes in Three Weeks
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2019

After six wondrous months and hundreds of thousands of deliciously happy customers, the time has now come for Willy Wonka to close his factory in Sydney and move it to Melbourne. Only three more weeks remain before the factory gates close for good on 21 July. Hurry, this is the last chance to experience the wonders of Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, which has garnered five nominations at the 2019 Helpmann Awards, including Best Musical and Best Direction of a Musical (Jack O'Brien).

Melbourne Boys Announced As 'Charlie Bucket' In CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Photo Melbourne Boys Announced As 'Charlie Bucket' In CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2019

Charlie Bucket has been found and he has a Golden Ticket! Producers John Frost, Craig Donnell, Warner Bros Theatre Ventures, Langley Park Productions and Neal Street Productions today announced the five boys who will play the role of Charlie in the Melbourne season of the Helpmann Award nominated spectacular new musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Roald Dahl's delicious tale will begin at Melbourne's Her Majesty's Theatre on 9 August following an outstanding six-month season at Sydney's Capitol Theatre.

Shubert Foundation Awards Peninsula Players $20,000 Grant Photo Shubert Foundation Awards Peninsula Players $20,000 Grant
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2019

Peninsula Players Theatre, America's oldest professional resident summer theater and Door County's theatrical icon, is proud to announce it has received a $20,000 award from The Shubert Foundation. The Shubert Foundation has awarded a record total of $30 million to 533 not-for-profit performing arts organizations across the United States since its inception. This marks the 38th consecutive year that the Foundation has increased its giving, including an additional $5,000 to Peninsula Players.

Photo Flash: Circle Theatre Presents UNNECESSARY FARCE Photo Photo Flash: Circle Theatre Presents UNNECESSARY FARCE
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2019

Circle Theatre continues its 67th Main Stage season with Unnecessary Farce, a play by Paul Slade Smith, opening on Thursday, May 30, at 7:30 p.m. inside the Performing Arts Center on the campus of Aquinas College.

Final Tickets Go On Sale For CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Photo Final Tickets Go On Sale For CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2019

The Sydney season of the spectacular new musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is coming to an end, with the season extended due to huge demand until 21 July. Tickets for the final two weeks will go on sale on Friday 31 May. Following the Sydney season, the production will play at Her Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne from 9 August, and at the Lyric Theatre, Brisbane from March 2020.

Circle Theatre Continues its 67th Main Stage Season with UNNECESSARY FORCE Photo Circle Theatre Continues its 67th Main Stage Season with UNNECESSARY FORCE
by Sarah Hookey - May 16, 2019

Circle Theatre continues its 67th Main Stage season with Unnecessary Farce, a play by Paul Slade Smith, opening on Thursday, May 30, at 7:30 p.m. inside the Performing Arts Center on the campus of Aquinas College.

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY To Open In Melbourne This August Photo CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY To Open In Melbourne This August
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2019

The spectacular new musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is coming to Melbourne in August this year, playing at Her Majesty's Theatre, following a hugely successful season in Sydney. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday 15 March at 1pm.

North Coast Repertory Theatre Announces its 2019-2020 Season - AMADEUS, FORBIDDEN BRO Photo North Coast Repertory Theatre Announces its 2019-2020 Season - AMADEUS, FORBIDDEN BROADWAY, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2019

Two West Coast premieres and one San Diego premiere highlight an engaging, eclectic 2019-20 seven-play series at North Coast Repertory Theatre, now celebrating its 38th season. Among the offerings are two Tony Award winning masterpieces, beloved audience favorite by Neil Simon, a poignant love story, a political satire, a humorous social commentary, and a hilarious musical of Broadway's greatest hits.

BWW REVIEW: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Invites Sydney Audiences To Revisit Roa Photo BWW REVIEW: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Invites Sydney Audiences To Revisit Roald Dahl's Classic Tale Of Imagination And The Benefits Of Being Good
by Jade Kops - Jan 12, 2019

Jack O'Brien's (Director) updated take on CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY: THE NEW MUSICAL arrives in Sydney with a celebration of sweetness and childhood fantasy.

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