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Rachel Lynett Theatre Company Announces PLAYWRIGHT SLAM! Photo Rachel Lynett Theatre Company Announces PLAYWRIGHT SLAM!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2021

Join Rachel Lynett Theatre Company on April 11 to hear playwrights Adrienne Dawes, Darcy Parker Bruce, Ian August, and Rachel Lynett perform monologues from their own work and vote on your favorites.

Grey Henson and More Join [INSERT MOVIE HERE]: THE MUSICAL! Season One Finale Photo Grey Henson and More Join [INSERT MOVIE HERE]: THE MUSICAL! Season One Finale
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

Tony-nominee Grey Henson is the lead musical performer in the season one finale episode of the podcast, [insert movie here]: The Musical!

Goodman Theatre Announces 2020/2021 Playwrights Unit Photo Goodman Theatre Announces 2020/2021 Playwrights Unit
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020

Goodman Theatre's commitment to new work and commissioning emerging artists continues as four Chicago-based writers are announced as the 2020/2021 Playwrights Unit.

The Living Mural Brings Live Theater To Central Park Photo The Living Mural Brings Live Theater To Central Park
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2020

A group of theater artists, unable to produce traditional theater amidst the COVID-19 crisis, have come together to create the Living Mural, a free, socially-distanced performance along the Mall in Central Park.

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week Three Photo The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week Three
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2020

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center has announced the third weekly line-up of its new global series, SEGAL TALKS. New York, US, and international theatre artists, curators, researchers and academics will talk daily for one hour with Segal Center's director, Frank Hentschker, about life and art in the Time of Corona.

2020 Johnny Mercer Writers Colony At Goodspeed Participants Announced Photo 2020 Johnny Mercer Writers Colony At Goodspeed Participants Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2020

In what has become an annual ritual, a total of 40 established and emerging composers, lyricists, and librettists will converge on the Goodspeed campus from mid-January through mid-February 2020 to participate in the Johnny Mercer Foundation Writers Colony at Goodspeed Musicals. The writing teams, representing 15 new musicals, will populate the campus, creating a truly exciting environment for discovery and inspiration.

Normal Ave Announces NAPseries 2020‚Ä® Playwrights And Directors Photo Normal Ave Announces NAPseries 2020‚Ä® Playwrights And Directors
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2019

Normal Ave will launch its 2nd Annual NAPSeries (Normal Ave Playwrights Series) with 29-hour readings of four brand new plays. This year's festival will include Men Accumulate by Peter Kim George, On Trash Monsters by Gillian Beth Durkee, Sarah Sits Shiva for Herself by Megan Pope, and Seven Letter Names by Kristian O'Hare. All readings will take place January 10-12 at Normal Ave's Medicine Show Theatre, located at 549 W 52nd Street, and are free and open to the public.

KCRep Launches 2019/2020 Readings In Popular Monday Night Playwright Series Photo KCRep Launches 2019/2020 Readings In Popular Monday Night Playwright Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2019

Kansas City Repertory Theatre (KCRep), announced the full schedule for this season's popular Monday Night Playwright Series, which opened with BURIED ROOTS, its first play of the series, on Monday. The series features a line-up of new and returning playwrights including Michelle Tyrene Johnson, Darren Canady, James Still, Migdalia Cruz, Mashuq Mushtaq Deen and Ellen McLaughlin. These free public events take place on the UMKC campus at the Spencer Theatre Donor Lounge.  

THE ABSENTEE Comes to the Know Photo THE ABSENTEE Comes to the Know
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2019

Far out in the Milky Way, a?oeBeaconsa?? serve as lighthouses for warping ships around the galaxy. When a U.S. Space Force ship explodes near Beacon 44.AR.90, its Operator finds herself alone in deep space with only her ship's A.I. for companionship. That is, until a persistent canvasser calls, desperate to convince her to vote absentee in the 2088 election.

Feinstein's/54 Below Presents Michael Feinstein Salute to Sinatra and More Next Week Photo Feinstein's/54 Below Presents Michael Feinstein Salute to Sinatra and More Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2019

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Shoshana Bean, Alice Ripley, And More Take On 54 Below This Month Photo Shoshana Bean, Alice Ripley, And More Take On 54 Below This Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2019

This Month, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Raven Theatre's SUNDOWN, YELLOW MOON Begins October 3 Photo Raven Theatre's SUNDOWN, YELLOW MOON Begins October 3
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2019

Raven Theatre launches its 2019-20 season with the Chicago premiere of Rachel Bonds' drama SUNDOWN, YELLOW MOON, featuring music and lyrics by The Bengsons, directed by Artistic Director Cody Estle with music direction by Andra Velis Simon. This warm and delicate play with music is an honest look at the hard work of holding a family together and reconnecting with what we've left behind. Casting will be announced shortly.

Athena Theatre Stages GOOD GRIEF Photo Athena Theatre Stages GOOD GRIEF
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2019

Athena Theatre will stage a workshop production of Kirt Shineman's play GOOD GRIEF September 11-15 at the Cell Theatre. Discovered through Athena Theatre's Athena Reads program in 2018, the play speaks out against mass violence and systemic injustice through the story of one mother's journey towards forgiveness.

Michael Campayno, Emily Koch, and More Join KRAGTAR: AN AMERICAN MONSTER MUSICAL: IN  Photo Michael Campayno, Emily Koch, and More Join KRAGTAR: AN AMERICAN MONSTER MUSICAL: IN CONCERT
by Sarah Hookey - Jul 9, 2019

Michael Campayno (The Cher Show, NBC's "The Sound of Music: Live!"), Emily Koch (Waitress), and more join a concert of the brand new musical comedy Kragtar: An American Monster Musical, on August 12, 2019 at 9:30PM, at Feinstein's54 Below.

Red Bull Theater Announces Selections for THE NINTH ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL Photo Red Bull Theater Announces Selections for THE NINTH ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2019

Red Bull Theater today announced the selections for their ninth annual festival of 10-minute plays of heightened language and classic themes, featuring two brand new commissions from Kia Corthron and Marcus Gardley, alongside six brand new plays that have been chosen from hundreds of submissions from playwrights across the country: Kate Abbruzzese, Terry Glaser, Eric Pfeffinger, BrIdgette Dutta Portman, David Lerner Schwartz, Sofya Levitsky Weitz, and Matthew Wells.

McCarter Announces Roster For 2019 Sallie B. Goodman Artists' Retreat Photo McCarter Announces Roster For 2019 Sallie B. Goodman Artists' Retreat
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2019

McCarter will welcome a group of esteemed and emerging playwrights and theater artists to Princeton for the Sallie B. Goodman Artists' Retreat. The annual retreat in June is a centerpiece of McCarter's LAB, a platform and creative incubator devoted to ongoing theatrical development and artist cultivation. The 2019 Retreat will take place from June 12 - June 19.

Photo Flash: In Rehearsals With The World Premiere Of THREE MUSKETEERS: 1941 Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsals With The World Premiere Of THREE MUSKETEERS: 1941
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2019

Project Y Theatre Company gave Broadway World an exclusive sneak peek into rehearsals for their World Premiere of Megan Monaghan Rivas' Three Musketeers: 1941, co-directed by Michole Biancosino and Andrew W. Smith, which is being presented as part of the fourth annual Women in Theatre Festival, June 5-29 at the Jeffrey and Paula Gural Theatre at the A.R.T./New York Theatres (502 West 53rd Street New York, NY 10019).

David Patrick Columbia Honored At 22nd Annual 'Reach Fur The Stars' ASPCA Bergh Ball Photo David Patrick Columbia Honored At 22nd Annual 'Reach Fur The Stars' ASPCA Bergh Ball
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2019

The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) honored David Patrick Columbia at the 22nd annual ASPCA Bergh Ball last night at The Plaza in New York City. The event raised $1.1 million to support the ASPCA's life-saving work for animals. Renowned fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi returned as the Master of Ceremonies, while DJ Sam French entertained the crowd throughout the evening. Other VIP guests in attendance included Jessica Hart, Candace Bushnell, Allie Rizzo, Liz Eswein and Wes Gordon.

Photo Flash: First Look at Synergy Theatre Project's THERE IS A FIELD Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Synergy Theatre Project's THERE IS A FIELD
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2019

Esther Baker will direct Martin Askew's provocative and compelling new play There is a Field, a London story of faith, death and family strife reshaped by local crises and global events.

Raven Theatre Announces 2019-20 Season Photo Raven Theatre Announces 2019-20 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2019

Raven Theatre announces its 2019-20 Season, kicking off this fall with the Chicago premiere of Rachel Bonds' drama SUNDOWN, YELLOW MOON, directed by Artistic Director Cody Estle and featuring music and lyrics by The Bengsons. This warm, delicate play with music is an honest look at the hard work of holding a family together and re-connecting with what we've left behind.

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