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A.C.T. To Present The World Premiere Of Christopher Chen's Virtual Play COMMUNION Photo A.C.T. To Present The World Premiere Of Christopher Chen's Virtual Play COMMUNION
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2021

Tony Award winner and American Conservatory Theater Artistic Director Pam MacKinnon and Executive Director Jennifer Bielstein announced today the world premiere production of Obie Award–winning Bay Area playwright Christopher Chen's virtual play, Communion.

A.C.T. Announces Annual Season Gala Photo A.C.T. Announces Annual Season Gala
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2021

Today, American Conservatory Theater and gala co-chairs Daivd Riemer and Abby Sadin Schnair announced A.C.T.’s 2021 Season Gala, a hybrid socially-distanced in-person and virtual fundraising event being held on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. 

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, January 15- with Adam Pascal, Marin Ireland​ and Mor Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, January 15- with Adam Pascal, Marin Ireland​ and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021

Today (January 15) in live streaming: Adam Pascal in concert, Blue Ridge ​by Abby Rosebrock, and more!

Casting Announced For San Jose Stage Company's Virtual PERSUASION Photo Casting Announced For San Jose Stage Company's Virtual PERSUASION
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2020

San Jose Stage Company (Randall King, Artistic Director and Cathleen King, Executive Director) is pleased to announce the full cast and creative team for The Stage's virtual revival of its critically acclaimed 2013 World Premiere of Jane Austen's PERSUASION, adapted by Jennifer Le Blanc.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, September 3- with Broadway Belts for Biden and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, September 3- with Broadway Belts for Biden and More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2020

Today (September 3) in live streaming: Broadway Sessions Belts for Biden, Telly Leung sings with Radio Free Birdland, and so much more!

BWW Review: THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Photo BWW Review: THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley
by Steve Murray - Mar 10, 2020

Photo Flash: TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON Photo Photo Flash: TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2020

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley presents the Northern California Premiere of Laurel Ollstein's They Promised Her the Moon. This riveting play shares the incredible, true story of Jerrie Cobb, a world record-holding female aviator who dreamt of flying among the stars. At the height of the Space Race, Cobb and her female peers in the Mercury 13 program trained to become astronauts, ready to join their male counterparts in space and change history, but they never got the chance.

Story Of Earliest Female Astronaut THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON Announced At TheatreWor Photo Story Of Earliest Female Astronaut THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON Announced At TheatreWorks
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2020

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley presents the Northern California Premiere of Laurel Ollstein's They Promised Her The Moon. This riveting play shares the incredible, true story of Jerrie Cobb, a world record-holding female aviator who dreamt of flying among the stars. At the height of the Space Race, Cobb and her female peers in the Mercury 13 program trained to become astronauts, ready to join their male counterparts in space and change history, but they never got the chance. A favorite from TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's 2018 New Works Festival, They Promised Her The Moon will be directed by TheatreWorks Artistic Associate and Director of New Works Giovanna Sardelli.

BWW Review: BULL IN A CHINA SHOP at Aurora Theatre Dramatizes the Love Letters of Wom Photo BWW Review: BULL IN A CHINA SHOP at Aurora Theatre Dramatizes the Love Letters of Women's Rights Activist Mary Wooley
by Steve Murray - Dec 1, 2019

BWW Review: BULL IN A CHINA SHOP at Aurora Theatre dramatizes the love letters of early women's rights activist Mary Wooley, President of Mt. Holyoke 1901-1937.

Aurora Theatre Company Extends Bryna Turner's BULL IN A CHINA SHOP Through December  Photo Aurora Theatre Company Extends Bryna Turner's BULL IN A CHINA SHOP Through December 15
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019

Aurora Theatre Company will add five performances to its run of the Bay Area premiere of  Bryna Turner's BULL IN A CHINA SHOP, directed by Aurora Associate Artistic Director Dawn Monique Williams.

The 2019 TBA Awards Acknowledge Excellence In Bay Area Theatre; Winners Announced Inc Photo The 2019 TBA Awards Acknowledge Excellence In Bay Area Theatre; Winners Announced Including PARADISE SQUARE and More!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019

Theatre Bay Area held its sixth-annual TBA Awards Celebration on Monday, November 4 at the Herbst Theatre. Featuring a a?oeradically inclusivea?? pricing structure, over 800 people attended the event, exceeding the previous year's attendance by nearly 20%.

Aurora Theatre Company Presents BULL IN A CHINA SHOP Photo Aurora Theatre Company Presents BULL IN A CHINA SHOP
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2019

Aurora Theatre Company continues its dynamic 28th season with the Bay Area Premiere of Bryna Turner's BULL IN A CHINA SHOP. Newly appointed Associate Artistic Director Dawn Monique Williams will direct this romantic comedy about bravery and revolution at the height of the women's suffrage movement.

BWW Review: FREE FOR ALL - A NEW 'MISS JULIE' FOR A NEW WORLD at Cutting Ball Theater Photo BWW Review: FREE FOR ALL - A NEW 'MISS JULIE' FOR A NEW WORLD at Cutting Ball Theater
by Steve Murray - Sep 25, 2019

BWW Review: FREE FOR ALL - A NEW 'MISS JULIE' FOR A NEW WORLD at Cutting Ball Theater is a sensational modern spin on Strinberg's 'Miss Julie' .

PARADISE SQUARE Earns More TBA Award Nominations Than Any New Musical; Full List! Photo PARADISE SQUARE Earns More TBA Award Nominations Than Any New Musical; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2019

Theatre Bay Area, one of the largest regional performing arts service organizations in North America, has announced the finalists of the 2019 TBA Awards. The sixth-annual TBA Awards Celebration will take place on Monday, Nov. 4 at the Herbst Theatre (401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco).

Aurora Theatre Company Presents Joan Didion's THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING Photo Aurora Theatre Company Presents Joan Didion's THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2019

Aurora Theatre Company closes its dynamic 27th season with a poignant adaptation of  Joan Didion's memoir, THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING. Nancy Carlin (A Life In The Theatre, The Second Man) will direct Stacy Ross (Leni, Hedda Gabler, Gidion's Knot) in a solo performance.

Patricia Milton's THE VICTORIAN LADIES' DETECTIVE COLLECTIVE Announced At At Central  Photo Patricia Milton's THE VICTORIAN LADIES' DETECTIVE COLLECTIVE Announced At At Central Works
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2019

Central Works "cheeky" thriller The Victorian Ladies' Detective Collective by award-winning  playwright Patricia Milton has been extended through June 9 (originally scheduled to close June 2). Directed by Gary Graves, this show is the fifth writer/director comic collaboration between Central Works' resident playwright and its company co-director. Last season, Central Works' production of Bamboozled by Patricia Milton won 4 TBA awards, including both awards in the Outstanding Performer slots for Stacy Ross & Chelsea Bearce (also playing in this production), along with Entire Ensemble and Outstanding Production.

Cutting Ball Theater Announces 2019/2020 Season Photo Cutting Ball Theater Announces 2019/2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2019

Cutting Ball Theater's 2019/2020 Season features two world premieres, a re-envisioned classic, and the return of the company's signature festival. The company's 21st Season is the first programmed by Ariel Craft, appointed Cutting Ball's Artistic Director in July 2018.

Aurora Theatre Company Presents Joan Didion's THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING Photo Aurora Theatre Company Presents Joan Didion's THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2019

Aurora Theatre Company closes its dynamic 27th season with a poignant adaptation of  Joan Didion's memoir, THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING. Nancy Carlin (A Life In The Theatre, The Second Man) will direct Stacy Ross (Leni, Hedda Gabler, Gideon's Knot) in a solo performance.

Patricia Milton's THE VICTORIAN LADIES' DETECTIVE COLLECTIVE Comes to Berkeley City C Photo Patricia Milton's THE VICTORIAN LADIES' DETECTIVE COLLECTIVE Comes to Berkeley City Club
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2019

Central Works season of new plays continues this spring with a "cheeky" thriller written by the local award-winning playwright Patricia Milton, The Victorian Ladies' Detective Collective, opening May 4 running through June 2 (previews 5/2 & 3); world-premiere # 63, from the Central Works Writers Workshop. The production, directed by Gary Graves, is the fifth writer/director comic collaboration between Central Works' resident playwright and its company co-director. In Victorian London it seems Jack the Ripper may be at it again where sisters Loveday and Valeria run a boarding house for Single Ladies. When a series of gruesome murders terrorizes the neighborhood, they appeal to the police for protection. But Scotland Yard is no help at all. The bodies are piling up on their doorstep! So the women join with an American ex-pat to bring the killer to justice on their own. Last season's CW production of Bamboozled by Patricia Milton won both TBA awards in the Outstanding Performer slots for Stacy Ross & Chelsea Bearce (now in this production), along with Entire Ensemble and Outstanding Production.

Central Works To Present THE VICTORIAN LADIES' DETECTIVE COLLECTIVE Photo Central Works To Present THE VICTORIAN LADIES' DETECTIVE COLLECTIVE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2019

Central Works season of new plays continues this spring with a "cheeky" thriller written by the local award-winning  playwright Patricia Milton, The Victorian Ladies' Detective Collective, opening May 4 running through June 2 (previews 5/2 & 3); world-premiere # 63, from the Central Works Writers Workshop. The production, directed by Gary Graves, is the fifth writer/director comic collaboration between Central Works' resident playwright and its company co-director.  In Victorian London it seems Jack the Ripper may be at it again where sisters Loveday and Valeria run a boarding house for Single Ladies.

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