BWW Interview: Kellie Overbey in A DOLLS HOUSE PART 2 at GSPBWW Interview: Kellie Overbey in A DOLLS HOUSE PART 2 at GSP
by Marina Kennedy - Dec 11, 2018

George Street Playhouse is now presenting 'A Doll's House, Part 2' written by Lucas Hnath and directed by Betsy Aidem. Broadwayworld.com had the pleasure of interviewing Kellie Overbey who plays Nora in the show. (more...)

Britta Johnson's LIFE AFTER to Hold Industry Readings Featuring Mamie Parris & MoreBritta Johnson's LIFE AFTER to Hold Industry Readings Featuring Mamie Parris & More
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2018

The Old Globe in association with Yonge Street Theatricals will present a by-invitation-only industry reading of the new musical Life After on Thursday, December 6 at 2:00 p.m. and Friday, December 7 at Noon at Ripley Grier Studios in New York City. The reading will help the creative team prepare for the musical's upcoming American premiere this winter at The Old Globe in San Diego, where it will run from March 22 to April 28, 2019.  (more...)

BWW Interview: Alec Nevala-Lee, author of Astounding: John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the Golden Age of Science FictionBWW Interview: Alec Nevala-Lee, author of Astounding: John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the Golden Age of Science Fiction
by Neil Shurley - Nov 7, 2018

'This was a book that had to exist, and I desperately wanted to write it.' (more...)

Theatre West and Artist Levi Ponce Celebrate Judy Garland in New MuralTheatre West and Artist Levi Ponce Celebrate Judy Garland in New Mural
by Ellen Dostal - Oct 29, 2018

On Sunday, October 27th, Theatre West presented a beautiful new addition to the urban art landscape in Los Angeles with the unveiling of local artist Levi Ponce's latest mural featuring Judy Garland. Painted in full color and pictured with the Emerald City behind her, the portrait immortalizes one of the most beloved singers of all time in her signature role - Dorothy Gale from the classic 1939 MGM musical, THE WIZARD OF OZ. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2018

BLK BOX PHX's 2018-19 season kicks off with a classic tale of good and evil, Ray Bradbury's "Something Wicked This Way Comes", playing from October 31 through November 11th.  (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Rachel Bloom Address Rape Culture in New ShortVIDEO: Watch Rachel Bloom Address Rape Culture in New Short
by TV News Desk - Oct 17, 2018

'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend's Rachel Bloom directed three short, funny, and educational videos for Planned Parenthood's 'Let's Talk About Sex Month' with Refinery29.  (more...)

Deb CarverOwens Announces Release of New eBook 'Black Seven'Deb CarverOwens Announces Release of New eBook 'Black Seven'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2018

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Kalamazoo Valley's 2018-19 Visiting Writer Series Begins on...Kalamazoo Valley's 2018-19 Visiting Writer Series Begins on...
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2018

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Review: World Premiere MARTIANS: AN EVENING WITH RAY BRADBURY Takes Audiences on an Imaginative Journey to Life on MarsReview: World Premiere MARTIANS: AN EVENING WITH RAY BRADBURY Takes Audiences on an Imaginative Journey to Life on Mars
by Shari Barrett - Sep 26, 2018

Most of the MARTIANS text is taken from Ray's own words from interviews and books he's written on the art of writing, as well as adaptations of his Martian stories The Strawberry Window, The Blue Bottle, The Messiah and Night Call, Collect. Adapted with and directed by Jeff G. Rack, Mount personifies Bradbury to a tee as, acting as our guide to mankind's next great adventure to the planet Mars, allowing us to get to know the mind and heart of the great writer who believes that humanity can only survive by carrying our culture out into the Universe. In fact, one of Bradbury's favorite films was Steven Spielberg's Close Encounters of the Third Kind. 'Going to the stars, taking your culture with you, and living forever! That's what it's all about!' Bradbury said. That's the theme explored in MARTIANS: AN EVENING WITH RAY BRADBURY. (more...)

Happy Underground and Otherworld Theatre Present SECRET ORIGINS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2018

Performances begin this week for Happy Underground and Otherworld Theatre's co-production, Secret Origins, an improvised superhero event directed by Justin Parlette. Performances are every Friday at 10:00 pm; September 28, 2018 - October 26, 2018 in Otherworld's Bradbury space, 3914 N Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60613. Press opening is September 28, 2018. Tickets to all performances are available now at Eventbrite.com. All tickets are pay-what-you-can with a suggested price of $10. (more...)

Happy Underground and Otherworld Theatre Announce Co-Production of SECRET ORIGINSHappy Underground and Otherworld Theatre Announce Co-Production of SECRET ORIGINS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2018

Happy Underground and Otherworld Theatre will co-produce Secret Origins an improvised superhero event directed by Justin Parlette. Performances are every Friday at 10:00 pm September 28, 2018 - October 26, 2018 in Otherworld's Bradbury space, 3914 N Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60613. (more...)

LA's Next Great Stage Star AnnouncedLA's Next Great Stage Star Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2018

'LAs Next Great Stage Star is more than a competition - it is an experience, deeply felt and expressed by these super-talented young people who are the new faces of our business. If this is any indication, the future of theatre is in good hands!!' - Multi-Million selling recording artist and author, Sam Harris (more...)

Otherworld Theatre Produces Midwest Premiere of ALL I WANT IS ONE MORE MEANWHILE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Otherworld Theatre will produce the Midwest premiere of All I Want is One More Meanwhile... a superhero comedy written by Kelly Jean Fitzsimmons and directed by ensemble member Nathan Pease. Performances are September 26, 2018 - October 27, 2018 and is the first mainstage show of its first season at its newly acquired theater location, 3914 N Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60613. Press opening is September 29, 2018. Tickets to all shows are available at www.OtherworldTheatre.org. A Midwest Premiere, All I Want Is One More Meanwhile... was originally produced as part of The Brick's Comic Book Theater Festival in Brooklyn. (more...)

MARTIANS: AN EVENING WITH RAY BRADBURY To Premiere At WhitefireMARTIANS: AN EVENING WITH RAY BRADBURY To Premiere At Whitefire
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2018

Created and written by Charlie Mount and Jeff G. Rack. Directed by Jeff G. Rack. Based on the short stories The Strawberry Window, The Blue Bottle, The Messiah and Night Call, Collect by Ray Bradbury. Performed and adapted by permission of Don Congdon Associates, Inc. Presented by Arcane Theatreworks and Whitefire Theatre. (more...)

Backstage with Richard Ridge: 90 Plays, 80 Films, and Lots of Stories- Catch Up with Stage and Screen Great- F. Murray AbrahamBackstage with Richard Ridge: 90 Plays, 80 Films, and Lots of Stories- Catch Up with Stage and Screen Great- F. Murray Abraham
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Aug 26, 2018

From his current gig as black ops specialist Dar Adal on Showtime's Homeland, to Cyrano, Shylock, Salieri and more, stage and screen star F. Murray Abraham's career has spanned over five decades, 90 plays and 80 films. Below, the 2018 Emmy nominee chats about some of his favorite roles, how he got into acting in the first place, and so much more.  (more...)

Stage And Screen Star Judges Join LA's Next Great Stage StarStage And Screen Star Judges Join LA's Next Great Stage Star
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2018

On August 27th, the Debbie Reynolds Main stage at the historic El Portal Theater will host the 12th annual LA's Next Great Stage Star(R), following a six week competition.  Creator, Michael Sterling, along with his Co-Executive Producer and Co-Sponsor, Barbara Van Orden, are proud to offer this annual opportunity to talented individuals seeking to spotlight their abilities. Presented by Princess Cruises LA's Next Great Stage Star(R) is the only competition of its kind in the Western United States. (more...)

BLK BOX PHX Presents SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES As Inaugural Show in 2018-19 SeasonBLK BOX PHX Presents SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES As Inaugural Show in 2018-19 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2018

BLK BOX PHX's 2018-19 season kicks off with a classic tale of good and evil, Ray Bradbury's 'Something Wicked This Way Comes', playing from October 31 through November 11th. Two young boys, Will and Jim, are lured into a mysterious carnival that passes through their town. Soon they discover the diabolical and terrifying truths behind the funhouse mirror maze and the eerie cast of characters. The boys, with the help of Will's father, fight to save their Town from the sinister carnival and its malevolent leader, Mr. Dark, that threaten to destroy it. A hypnotic horror story just in time for Halloween! Directed by Elaine 'E.E.' Moe. Produced by special arrangement with Dramatic Publishing* (more...)

Distribution Channels for Legal Thriller Author Dale E. Manolakas Have Now Expanded to WalmartDistribution Channels for Legal Thriller Author Dale E. Manolakas Have Now Expanded to Walmart
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2018

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Comic-Con Names 'Chesley Bonestell' Best DocumentaryComic-Con Names 'Chesley Bonestell' Best Documentary
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

The feature-length film Chesley Bonestell: A Brush With The Future has been awarded Best Documentary in this year's 2018 Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival. (more...)

Jeff Farley Recreates Ray Bradbury for Touring Stage Portrayal of Sci-Fi AuthorJeff Farley Recreates Ray Bradbury for Touring Stage Portrayal of Sci-Fi Author
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

Jeff Farley's love letter to Ray Bradbury will soon be on Bill Oberst Jr.'s face. Special effects makeup artist and Primetime Emmy Award Nominee Farley has just completed the sculpt for Oberst's prosthetic transformation into Bradbury in the authorized stage portrayal of the beloved author, Ray Bradbury Live (forever.) (more...)

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