Pivot Arts Launches New 'Pop-Up! Performance Series'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2013

Pivot Arts and Loyola University's Department of Fine and Performing Arts (DFPA) further their partnership with a unique performing arts incubator program for artists that includes mentorships for Loyola undergraduates. The program gives companies and individual artists time and space to develop work that is innovative and often blurs the boundaries between music, dance, theater and other disciplines. Students work alongside professional artists on each project as performers, assistant directors, dramaturgs and production managers. (more...)

Pivot Arts Announces Arts Incubator Program and Pop-Up! Performance Series
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2013

Pivot Arts and Loyola University's Department of Fine and Performing Arts (DFPA) further their partnership with a unique performing arts incubator program for artists that includes mentorships for Loyola undergraduates. (more...)

Collaboraction Presents 11 Plays in THE DECADES PROJECT, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2013

Wicker Park's historic Flat Iron Arts Building - home to over 30 artist studios, six small businesses, a Bank of America branch, and Collaboraction Theatre Company - turns 100 years old this year. (more...)

Collaboraction to Present 11 Plays in THE DECADES PROJECT, 6/21-22
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2013

Wicker Park's historic Flat Iron Arts Building - home to over 30 artist studios, six small businesses, a Bank of America branch, and Collaboraction Theatre Company - turns 100 years old this year. (more...)

500 CLOWN FRANKENSTEIN Plays Viaduct Theatre, 10/31-11/18
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2012

500 Clown Theatre, founded in 2000, presents "500 Clown Frankenstein" just in time for Halloween, offering a clowns-eye view of creation and abandonment, for a limited run at Chicago's Viaduct Theatre. The production runs about 70 minutes with no intermission, is for ages eight and up, and offers a special ticket discount for returning audience members. (more...)

500 CLOWN FRANKENSTEIN Plays Viaduct Theatre, Now thru 11/18
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2012

500 Clown Theatre, founded in 2000, presents "500 Clown Frankenstein" just in time for Halloween, offering a clowns-eye view of creation and abandonment, for a limited run at Chicago's Viaduct Theatre. The production runs about 70 minutes with no intermission, is for ages eight and up, and offers a special ticket discount for returning audience members. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at 500 Clown Theatre's 500 CLOWN FRANKENSTEIN, Opening Tomorrow, 10/31
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2012

500 Clown Theatre, founded in 2000, presents "500 Clown Frankenstein" just in time for Halloween, offering a clowns-eye view of creation and abandonment, for a limited run at Chicago's Viaduct Theatre. The production runs about 70 minutes with no intermission, is for ages eight and up, and offers a special ticket discount for returning audience members. Get a first look at the production below! (more...)

500 CLOWN FRANKENSTEIN Plays Viaduct Theatre, 10/31-11/18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2012

500 Clown Theatre, founded in 2000, presents "500 Clown Frankenstein" just in time for Halloween, offering a clowns-eye view of creation and abandonment, for a limited run at Chicago's Viaduct Theatre. The production runs about 70 minutes with no intermission, is for ages eight and up, and offers a special ticket discount for returning audience members. (more...)

Dog & Pony Theatre Company to Present THE DINNER PARTY PROJECT and THE WHOLE WORLD IS WATCHING
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2012

Dog & Pony Theatre Company announces its two latest works: THE DINNER PARTY PROJECT, a one-night only performance April 17 at Ada Street restaurant that incorporates a three-course meal from celebrated chef Michael Kornick of DMK Burger Bar and Fish Bar; and THE WHOLE WORLD IS WATCHING, a world premiere play with music that offers a look at the Democratic National Convention of 1968 in Chicago May 4-June 9 at the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater. (more...)

Moira Danis Brings Some People's Lives To Don't Tell MaMa 12/5
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2010

In her new show, Some People's Lives, singer Moira Danis gives audiences a glimpse into the lives of those around us - friends, lovers, relatives, and strangers. (more...)

Moira Danis Brings Some People's Lives To Don't Tell MaMa 12/2, 12/5
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2010

In her new show, Some People's Lives, singer Moira Danis gives audiences a glimpse into the lives of those around us - friends, lovers, relatives, and strangers. (more...)

Moira Danis Brings Some People's Lives To Don't Tell MaMa 12/2, 12/5
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2010

In her new show, Some People's Lives, singer Moira Danis gives audiences a glimpse into the lives of those around us - friends, lovers, relatives, and strangers. (more...)

Red Tape Theatre Announces 2010-2011 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2010

Red Tape is proud to dedicate its seventh season to the exploration of the space between. We hope to shed light on the secrets and fears that keep people from making physical and spiritual connections. To that end, we journey to three imaginative worlds where the rules are obscured and the 'here and now' seems far away. (more...)

Paulus, York, Bwarie, Topol Among 2009 IRNE Nominees
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2010

The Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE), a panel of critics from media outlets around the state of Massachusetts, have announced the nominees for the IRNE Awards honoring the best of the 2009 Theatre Season. (more...)

Photo Flash: Zeitgeist Stage Presents Spring Awakening: The Play
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2009

Zeitgeist Stage presents the original Wedekind play in a new adaptation. Spring Awakening, written in the 1890's, is Frank Wedekind's ground breaking play about adolescent sexuality that is the most censored play in theater history, not getting produced as originally written for 75 years. The show examines the lives of teenagers in provincial Germany as their sexual awakenings are repressed by the conservative society of their parents. (more...)

SPRING AWAKENING Plays Through 5/9 At The Boston Center For The Arts
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2009

Zeitgeist Stage presents the original Wedekind play in a new adaptation. Spring Awakening, written in the 1890's, is Frank Wedekind's ground breaking play about adolescent sexuality that is the most censored play in theater history, not getting produced as originally written for 75 years. (more...)


by Jan Nargi - Sep 27, 2008

Watertown's New Repertory Theatre masterfully navigates the troubled waters of Sarah Ruhl's mythic tale of life, death, love and choice (more...)

Have Yourself a Merry Little 'Christmas Story'
by Jan Nargi - Dec 8, 2006

Stoneham Theatre offers up a welcome alternative to standard holiday fare (more...)

Keep the Night Light on for "The Pillowman"
by Jan Nargi - Sep 24, 2006

New Rep production of Martin McDonagh's scorching black comedy delivers chills, thrills, and decidedly disquieting laughter in a provocative bedtime story that's bound to keep you awake nights (more...)