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Two River Theater's Radio Play Series Now Live Photo Two River Theater's Radio Play Series Now Live
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2021

Two River Theater is inviting audiences to sit back, relax, and listen to three exciting new dramas by some of the country’s most renowned writers, including Obie-award-winning playwright and actor David Greenspan, who adapted Thornton Wilder’s novel The Bridge of San Luis Rey, which Two River premiered in 2018. 

Wyo Performing Arts And Education Center Announces  2020 Lotus Award Winners Photo Wyo Performing Arts And Education Center Announces  2020 Lotus Award Winners
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 17, 2020

Christy Love, Scott Davis and Mary Ludemann have been selected as the recipients of the WYO Performing Arts and Education Center's 2020 Lotus Awards and will be honored at a private reception Sept. 24.

Vineyard Theatre's Production Of IS THIS A ROOM Extends Two Weeks Through November 24 Photo Vineyard Theatre's Production Of IS THIS A ROOM Extends Two Weeks Through November 24
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2019

Vineyard Theatre Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern announce extension for Is This A Room, conceived and directed by Tina Satter from the FBI transcript of Reality Winner's interrogation for leaking evidence of Russian interference in U.S elections. A New York Times Critic's Pick, Is This A Room now plays the Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street) through November 24. *Editor's Note: Is This A Room should contain a capital a?oeAa??

BWW Review: Real Life Provides The Intriguing Script For Tina Satter's Tense Drama IS Photo BWW Review: Real Life Provides The Intriguing Script For Tina Satter's Tense Drama IS THIS A ROOM
by Michael Dale - Oct 23, 2019

On June 3rd, 2017, 25-year-old United States Air Force Intelligence Specialist Veteran Reality Winner was arrested due to evidence that she had leaked to online news source The Intercept a classified government report suggesting that Russian hackers had accessed a voting software supplier, enabling them to interfere in the 2016 United States presidential election.

Photo Flash: IS THIS A ROOM Celebrates Opening Night Photo Photo Flash: IS THIS A ROOM Celebrates Opening Night
by Julie Musbach - Oct 22, 2019

Is This A Room celebrated opening night, go inside the evening!

Photo Flash: First Look at Vineyard's IS THIS A ROOM Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Vineyard's IS THIS A ROOM
by Julie Musbach - Oct 17, 2019

Get a first look at Is This A Room, conceived and directed by Tina Satter. Is This A Room will run until November 10. 

WYO Performing Arts & Education Center Announces 2019 Lotus Award Winner Photo WYO Performing Arts & Education Center Announces 2019 Lotus Award Winner
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 17, 2019

Susan Miller has been selected as the recipient of the WYO's 2019 Lotus Award.  In its fourth year, The Lotus Award is presented to individuals who inspire passion for the creative arts in Sheridan by demonstrating outstanding support and selfless dedication to the goals of the WYO Theater.  Past winners of the award include Lynne & Pete Simpson, Kim Love, Sy Thickman, Marva Craft, Dick & Tami Davis and Pat Tomsovic.

Emily C. Davis, Becca Blackwell, Pete Simpson, and TL Thompson Will Lead Vineyard The Photo Emily C. Davis, Becca Blackwell, Pete Simpson, and TL Thompson Will Lead Vineyard Theatre's IS THIS A ROOM
by Stephi Wild - Aug 13, 2019

Vineyard Theatre Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern announce dates and casting for Is This A Room, conceived and directed by Tina Satter. Performances will begin at the Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street) Thursday, October 3 with opening night set for Tuesday, October 22.

Island Theatre's 8th Annual Ten-Minute Play Festival Runs August 16 & 17 At BPA Photo Island Theatre's 8th Annual Ten-Minute Play Festival Runs August 16 & 17 At BPA
by Julie Musbach - Jul 1, 2019

In its eighth iteration, Island Theatre brings to the stage ten of the best short plays penned by Kitsap County playwrights for a three day festival of live performances at Bainbridge Performing Arts. The plays have been selected from over sixty submissions by a blind judging panel of theatre professionals. Plays will be helmed by ten local directors and cast with over two dozen local actors.

BWW Review: Elevator Repair Service's GATZ is an Adapted Masterpiece Photo BWW Review: Elevator Repair Service's GATZ is an Adapted Masterpiece
by Christian Lewis - Jan 30, 2019

When adapting famous novels into plays, the debate-and often the source of disappointment-is choosing what to cut. Elevator Repair Service has made the boldest, and yet at the same time the most neutral of choices in their adaptation: they have staged a production of F. Scott Fitzgerald's 'The Great Gatsby' that includes every single word of the novel.

Elevator Repair Service Presents GATZ At NYU Skirball Photo Elevator Repair Service Presents GATZ At NYU Skirball
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2019

NYU Skirball will present Elevator Repair Service's multi award-winning play, Gatz, the critically lauded performance of F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby," for eight performances, January 23 - February 3 at NYU Skirball. Gatz will be presented as a marathon eight-hour event, including two intermissions and a dinner break.

Elevator Repair Service Presents GATZ At NYU Skirball Photo Elevator Repair Service Presents GATZ At NYU Skirball
by Julie Musbach - Nov 30, 2018

NYU Skirball will present Elevator Repair Service's multi award-winning play, Gatz, the critically lauded performance of F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby," for eight performances, January 23 - February 3 at NYU Skirball. Gatz will be presented as a marathon eight-hour event, including two intermissions and a dinner break.

Clubbed Thumb Announces Initial Casting For Summerworks 2018 Photo Clubbed Thumb Announces Initial Casting For Summerworks 2018
by Julie Musbach - Apr 12, 2018

Five-time Obie Award-winning theater company Clubbed Thumb (Maria Striar, Producing Artistic Director; Michael Bulger, Associate Artistic Director) is proud to announce initial casting for SUMMERWORKS, its annual series of new plays.

CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG Comes to Bainbridge Performing Arts Photo CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG Comes to Bainbridge Performing Arts
by Stephi Wild - Dec 7, 2017

Take a fantastic musical adventure with an out-of-this-world car that flies through the air and sails the seas. Based on the beloved 1968 film version of Ian Fleming's children's book, and featuring an unforgettable score by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG is one family-friendly blockbuster that audiences will find Truly Scrumptious.

Bainbridge Performing Arts presents CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG 12/1 - 17 Photo Bainbridge Performing Arts presents CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG 12/1 - 17
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2017

Take a fantastic musical adventure with an out-of-this-world car that flies through the air and sails the seas. Based on the beloved 1968 film version of Ian Fleming's children's book, and featuring an unforgettable score by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG is one family-friendly blockbuster that audiences will find Truly Scrumptious.

Photo Flash: First Look at CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG at Bainbridge Performing Arts Photo Photo Flash: First Look at CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG at Bainbridge Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2017

Take a fantastic musical adventure with an out-of-this-world car that flies through the air and sails the seas. Based on the beloved 1968 film version of Ian Fleming's children's book, and featuring an unforgettable score by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG is one family-friendly blockbuster that audiences will find 'Truly Scrumptious.' BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action at Bainbridge Performing Arts below!

Photo Flash: First Look at CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG at Bainbridge Performing Arts Photo Photo Flash: First Look at CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG at Bainbridge Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2017

Take a fantastic musical adventure with an out-of-this-world car that flies through the air and sails the seas. Based on the beloved 1968 film version of Ian Fleming's children's book, and featuring an unforgettable score by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG is one family-friendly blockbuster that audiences will find 'Truly Scrumptious.' BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action at Bainbridge Performing Arts below!

BPA's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Is Almost Here For The Holidays! Photo BPA's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Is Almost Here For The Holidays!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 27, 2017

Take a fantastic musical adventure with an out-of-this-world car that flies through the air and sails the seas. Based on the beloved 1968 film version of Ian Fleming's children's book, and featuring an unforgettable score by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG is one family-friendly blockbuster that audiences will find Truly Scrumptious.

Bainbridge Performing Arts presents CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG 12/1 - 17 Photo Bainbridge Performing Arts presents CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG 12/1 - 17
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 2, 2017

Take a fantastic musical adventure with an out-of-this-world car that flies through the air and sails the seas. Based on the beloved 1968 film version of Ian Fleming's children's book, and featuring an unforgettable score by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG is one family-friendly blockbuster that audiences will find Truly Scrumptious.

Sean Chandler Goes Backstage with Charles Busch and More at 2017 New York Innovative  Photo Sean Chandler Goes Backstage with Charles Busch and More at 2017 New York Innovative Theatre Awards
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2017

Award-winning playwright Sean Chandler, creator and host of the theatre podcast Your Program Is Your Ticket (YPIYT), went backstage at the 2017 New York Innovative Theatre Awards, where he interviewed award recipients and presenters.

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