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Rachel Jones, originally from South Florida, is a recent Elon Univeristy graduate with a degree in Vocal Performance. She has studied classical voice and performed in operas in San Francisco with the Opera Academy of California under the direction of world-class directors including The Metropolitan ... (read more)
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Bio:
Rachel Jones, originally from South Florida, is a recent Elon Univeristy graduate with a degree in Vocal Performance. She has studied classical voice and performed in operas in San Francisco with the Opera Academy of California under the direction of world-class directors including The Metropolitan ... (read more)
Exquisite Corpse Company Returns To Governors Island with WATER, WATER, EVERYWHERE...Exquisite Corpse Company Returns To Governors Island with WATER, WATER, EVERYWHERE...
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2019

In Exquisite Corpse Company's performative exhibition, Water, Water, Everywhere... step into the lives of people from the past, present, and future. (more...)

IN THE WAKE OF WETLAUFFER Announced At Blyth Festival BLYTHIN THE WAKE OF WETLAUFFER Announced At Blyth Festival BLYTH
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2019

In the Wake of Wettlaufer a play about triumph of love over trauma at the Blyth Festival BLYTH. (more...)

CAKEWALK Comes to The Blyth FestivalCAKEWALK Comes to The Blyth Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2019

Back by popular demand- Cakewalk, one of our sweetest and most delicious comedies from when the Blyth Festival began, is coming back to the stage in celebration of the Festival 45th Anniversary Season. The revival runs June 26 to Aug. 10. (more...)

BWW Review: Outrageous Comedy of 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE Continues to DelightBWW Review: Outrageous Comedy of 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE Continues to Delight
by Jeffrey Ellis - Apr 30, 2019

That fact is proven every time we see a new staging of the Rachel Sheinkin/William Finn show, originally conceived by Rebecca Feldman. Now onstage at Murfreesboro's Center for the Arts, in an immersive production directed by Rachel Jones and brought to life by a stellar cast of promising young actors, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee guarantees every audience member will be engaged by the onstage antics of its young stars and the adults in their make-believe world who are responsible for ensuring the bee - rife with intrigue and true-blue competitive spirit - comes off without a hitch. (more...)

Next Up at Center for the Arts: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEENext Up at Center for the Arts: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
by Jeffrey Ellis - Apr 23, 2019

H-I-L-A-R-I-O-U-S and H-E-A-R-T-W-A-R-M-I-N-G are just two of the words audiences will learn how to spell after experiencing the Tony Award-winning musical comedy  hit The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee - onstage April 26-May 5 at Murfreesboro's Center for the Arts. (more...)

Virginia Rep's Children's Theatre Presents HUCK AND TOM AND THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPIVirginia Rep's Children's Theatre Presents HUCK AND TOM AND THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the company of the second production of the 2018/19 Children's Season, Huck and Tom and the Mighty Mississippi, opening Today, January 25, 2019, at the Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn. Based on the classic adventure novels by Mark Twain, follow our young heroes, Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer, in a footstompin' musical adventure down the Mississippi River. (more...)

Virginia Rep's Children's Theatre Presents HUCK AND TOM AND THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPIVirginia Rep's Children's Theatre Presents HUCK AND TOM AND THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the company of the second production of the 2018/19 Children's Season, Huck and Tom and the Mighty Mississippi, opening Friday, January 25, 2019, at the Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn. Based on the classic adventure novels by Mark Twain, follow our young heroes, Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer, in a footstompin' musical adventure down the Mississippi River. (more...)

First Night's Top Ten of 2018 Announced in Nashville TonightFirst Night's Top Ten of 2018 Announced in Nashville Tonight
by Jeffrey Ellis - Dec 10, 2018

In anticipation of the gala 30th anniversary celebration of The First Night Awards, Tennessee's best and brightest in live theater were revealed tonight as First Night's Top Ten of 2018 - reviewer and critic Jeffrey Ellis' annual recognition for theater in the Volunteer State - were announced during a Facebook Live presentation from Nashville. (more...)

BWW Review: CFTA's HEATHERS: Who Knew High School Could Be So Much Fun?BWW Review: CFTA's HEATHERS: Who Knew High School Could Be So Much Fun?
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 16, 2018

Heathers, the off-Broadway musical by Laurence O'Keefe and Kevin Murphy based on the 1989 cult classic film of the same name, wraps up its sold-out run today at Murfreesboro's Center for the Arts, offering audiences an outrageously fun and on-target treatise on mean girls and caught up in the gravitational pull of their starpower at a fictional Ohio high school. (more...)

Friday 5(+1) for Thursday: The Cast of CFTA's HEATHERS, THE MUSICALFriday 5(+1) for Thursday: The Cast of CFTA's HEATHERS, THE MUSICAL
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 13, 2018

Heathers The Musical, based on the classic 1980s cult film of the same name, concludes its run at Murfreesboro's Center for the Arts this weekend. Directed by Rachel Jones, the show - which has played to sell-out audiences during its first two weekends, features a cast of talented actors who are having the time of their young lives while bringing the story to life onstage. (more...)

BWW Review: Comedy and High Art Clash in Soulpepper's LA BÊTEBWW Review: Comedy and High Art Clash in Soulpepper's LA BÊTE
by Isabella Perrone - Jun 2, 2018

What happens when a street performer is thrown into a court theatre troupe? In Soulpepper's production of the 1991 David Hirson play, the result includes a lot of body humour, monologuing, and deeper-than-expected political commentary. (more...)

Christian Hip-Hop Artist Karlton Jones Releases New EP Titled I BELIEVEChristian Hip-Hop Artist Karlton Jones Releases New EP Titled I BELIEVE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2018

I Believe, the new EP from Karlton Jones takes you on a musical journey across multiple genres and delivers a unique sound that this North Carolina native and Christian artist is known for. Karlton was once a secular Hip-Hop artist but in 2007 that all changed when one morning he heard the audible voice of God. Several weeks later he had a near death experience that lead him to completely give his life to Jesus Christ. Karlton's goal is to tell the world about the love of God and encourage the listeners of his music to believe in God and truly live out the calling that God has given us all to follow through the example of His son Jesus Christ. (more...)

BWW Review: Arts Center of Cannon County's Spectacular HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME Deserves Your AttentionBWW Review: Arts Center of Cannon County's Spectacular HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME Deserves Your Attention
by Jeffrey Ellis - Feb 14, 2018

Passionate and captivating, The Hunchback of Notre Dame - the stage musical based on the Disney animated classic, featuring music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and book by Peter Parnell - is given a superb production at Woodbury's Arts Center of Cannon County and discerning theater patrons in Middle Tennessee have but two performances left to experience the show under the direction of Darryl Deason and Rachel Jones. (more...)

Cast Announced, Tickets on Sale for Possum Point Players' BEAUTY AND THE BEASTCast Announced, Tickets on Sale for Possum Point Players' BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2017

Possum Point Players have a cast of 41, and ticket sales have begun for an early fall production of 'Disney's Beauty and the Beast.' With shows scheduled for Oct. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15, Director Jim Hartzell of Georgetown said ticket purchases are already steady. (more...)

Cast Announced, Tickets on Sale for Possum Point Players' BEAUTY AND THE BEASTCast Announced, Tickets on Sale for Possum Point Players' BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

Possum Point Players have a cast of 41, and ticket sales have begun for an early fall production of 'Disney's Beauty and the Beast.' With shows scheduled for Oct. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15, Director Jim Hartzell of Georgetown said ticket purchases are already steady. (more...)

BWW Review: Players By The Sea's AMERICAN IDIOT Is Needed and Important
by Heather Vollman - Jul 28, 2017

Theatre inspires. Incorporated as a viral hashtag during the 2017 Tony season, complete with a Facebook frame that many in the theatre industry have made their permanent statement, the arts community has touted the power of theatre to inspire everyone, if we allow it. But what does it inspire? Theatre inspires change. Theatre inspires growth. Theatre inspires community. Theatre inspires conversation. The list goes on. When a community comes together to tell a story about the entangled lives of three young friends who choose three different paths through the lens of an iconic rock album, theatre inspires understanding. To understand, though, you have to see it. Forget whatever plans you have this weekend or next: if you seek to understand those around you, specifically a younger generation, you must, MUST, get tickets right now to AMERICAN IDIOT at Players By The Sea. (more...)

Possum Point Players Announce Cast for Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Tickets on Sale Now
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2017

Possum Point Players have a cast of 41, and ticket sales have begun for an early fall production of "Disney's Beauty and the Beast." With shows scheduled for Oct. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15, Director Jim Hartzell of Georgetown said ticket purchases are already steady. (more...)

Critic's Choice: What's Playing in Tennessee? Nashville Theater Calendar for July 19, 2017
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jul 19, 2017

Feeling the urge to let your imagination run wild, your spirit to soar or to just leave the world in which you live and go on an adventure? Sounds like a trip to the theater is in order! Luckily, companies all over the Volunteer State have been hard at work, creating new productions to transform and to transport, shows that will entertain you this summer. (more...)

Critic's Choice: What's Playing in Tennessee? Nashville Theater Calendar for July 12, 2017
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jul 12, 2017

Feeling the urge to let your imagination run wild, your spirit to soar or to just leave the world in which you live and go on an adventure? Sounds like a trip to the theater is in order! Luckily, companies all over the Volunteer State have been hard at work, creating new productions to transform and to transport, shows that will entertain you this summer. That's where THE NASHVILLE THEATER CALENDAR comes in handy: Peruse our listings every week to find out what shows you should see! (more...)

FRIDAY 5 (+1): RAGTIME's Rachel Jones and Allison Hall
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jul 7, 2017

Ragtime, the stirring Lynn Ahrens-Stephen Flaherty-Terrance McNally musical about American society at the turn of the 20th century - based on the E. L. Doctorow novel of the same name - premieres on the Murfreesboro stage of the Center for the Arts, directed by Rachel Jones and starring a cast of Middle Tennessee's favorite performers. (more...)

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