Detroit Music Legend Mitch Ryder Reimagines 14 Soul & Rock Classics With The Help Of An All-Star Cast Of FriendsDetroit Music Legend Mitch Ryder Reimagines 14 Soul & Rock Classics With The Help Of An All-Star Cast Of Friends
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2019

After wowing audiences with a rollicking Christmas-themed release at the close of 2018, the icon of Detroit rock and soul, Mitch Ryder, returns with this superb collection of all-new recordings - Detroit Breakout! The album celebrates both the music of Detroit as well as the classic, timeless songs of Ryder's generation. From a smokin' new version of Ryder's own blockbuster hit single “Devil With A Blue Dress On” to The Capitols' “Cool Jerk” to Otis Redding's “(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay, Detroit Breakout! has something for every true rock n' roller including special guest performances by fellow Motor City alumni James Williamson of The Stooges and Wayne Kramer of MC5 as well as blues legends Joe Louis Walker and Arthur Adams PLUS the New York Dolls' Sylvain Sylvain, The Runaways' Cherie Currie, daughter of B.B. King, Shirley King and more! (more...)

OGP Announces The West Grandview Fringe Festival 2017
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

OGP gathers together several of Columbus's top improv troupes, blocks of short plays, classic TV show readings, great local podcasts, musicians, and a variety of unique performance pieces to create their own fringe festival for the third year in a row.   (more...)

Micky Dolenz, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Micky Dolenz, vocalist/drummer from The Monkees, the fifth annual interactive Downtown Freedom Seder, Chicago's own Hypnotic Brass Ensemble and more. (more...)

Pigs Do Fly Productions to Offer Readings of New Plays
by Carol Kassie - Jan 13, 2015

Pigs Do Fly Productions will hold two readings of short humorous plays at Coral Gables' Books & Books on January 25th and February 1st. (more...)

Jacqueline Goldfinger and Jennifer MacMillan Win Playscripts, Inc's Inaugural ARE WOMEN FUNNY? Contest
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2014

Jacqueline Goldfinger and Jennifer MacMillan are the inaugural winners of the Are Women Funny? contest sponsored by Playscripts, Inc. and the International Centre for Women Playwrights (ICWP). Their one-act play for high school students, Enter Bogart, has been chosen for publication out of hundreds of entries. In addition to the publication of their play, Goldfinger and MacMillan will receive a $1,000 prize, and a year membership to ICWP. (more...)

GAN-e-meed Theatre Project Presents 1-Page Play Experiment 2.0 Finalists
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2011

GAN-e-meed Theatre Project is set to present their 1-Page Play Experiment 2.0 Finalists on display and as FREE Staged Readings. (more...)

GAN-e-meed Theatre Project Presents 1-Page Play Experiment 2.0 Finalists
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2011

GAN-e-meed Theatre Project is set to present their 1-Page Play Experiment 2.0 Finalists on display and as FREE Staged Readings. (more...)

Richard Pryor Jr. & Zombie Stripper Set For International CringeFest '10, Runs Thru 8/8
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2010

Richard Pryor Jr. (1st-born son of the late great) stars in International CringeFest '10, the seriously irreverent annual festival presented by NY Artists Unlimited at the Producers' Club, 358 W. 44 St., runs through August 8. (more...)

Directors And Writers Chosen For INTERNATIONAL CRINGEFEST '10, Opens 7/19-8/8
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2010

Directors and writers have been lined up for International CringeFest '10, which opens on Monday, July 19, and closes on Sunday, August 8, in the Grand Theatre at the Producers' Club, 358 W. 44 St. These are REALLY GOOD & HILARIOUS works that are irreverent, politically incorrect, politically satirical, naughty, and utterly zany -- don't you want some of that?! The schedule is M-F @ 8 pm, Sat. @ 5, 8 & 10:30 pm, Sun. @ 4 & 7 pm. (more...)

Richard Pryor Jr. & Zombie Stripper Set For International CringeFest '10, Runs Thru 8/8
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2010

Richard Pryor Jr. (1st-born son of the late great) stars in International CringeFest '10, the seriously irreverent annual festival presented by NY Artists Unlimited at the Producers' Club, 358 W. 44 St., runs through August 8. (more...)

Directors And Writers Chosen For INTERNATIONAL CRINGEFEST '10, Opens 7/19-8/8
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2010

Directors and writers have been lined up for International CringeFest '10, which opens on Monday, July 19, and closes on Sunday, August 8, in the Grand Theatre at the Producers' Club, 358 W. 44 St. These are REALLY GOOD & HILARIOUS works that are irreverent, politically incorrect, politically satirical, naughty, and utterly zany -- don't you want some of that?! The schedule is M-F @ 8 pm, Sat. @ 5, 8 & 10:30 pm, Sun. @ 4 & 7 pm. (more...)

Directors & Writers Chosen for the International CringeFest '10
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2010

YAY! Directors and writers have been lined up for International CringeFest '10, which opens on Monday, July 19, and closes on Sunday, August 8, in the Grand Theatre at the Producers' Club, 358 W. 44 St. (more...)

Directors & Writers Chosen for the International CringeFest '10
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2010

YAY! Directors and writers have been lined up for International CringeFest '10, which opens on Monday, July 19, and closes on Sunday, August 8, in the Grand Theatre at the Producers' Club, 358 W. 44 St. (more...)

Directors And Writers Chosen For INTERNATIONAL CRINGEFEST '10, Opens 7/19-8/8
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2010

Directors and writers have been lined up for International CringeFest '10, which opens on Monday, July 19, and closes on Sunday, August 8, in the Grand Theatre at the Producers' Club, 358 W. 44 St. These are REALLY GOOD & HILARIOUS works that are irreverent, politically incorrect, politically satirical, naughty, and utterly zany -- don't you want some of that?! The schedule is M-F @ 8 pm, Sat. @ 5, 8 & 10:30 pm, Sun. @ 4 & 7 pm. (more...)

BWW Reader Feedback - 3/23/10
by - Mar 23, 2010

BWW Reader Feedback for 3/23/10. (more...)

A.C.T.'s Mamet Writing Contest Winners Announced
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2009

American Conservatory Theater is excited to announce the 11 winners of the fourth Mamet writing contest, held in conjunction with A.C.T.'s West Coast premiere production of David Mamet's November-extended by popular demand through November 22. A.C.T. received 45 entries from all around California, as well as Texas, Chicago, and New York. (more...)