The Playwrights Realm Announces 2019-2020 Writing Fellows And 2019-2020 Scratchpad Series Playwrights The Playwrights Realm Announces 2019-2020 Writing Fellows And 2019-2020 Scratchpad Series Playwrights
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2019

The Playwrights Realm today announces recipients of two career-propelling development programs the organizationa?"led by Founding Artistic Director Katherine Kovner and Producing Director Roberta Pereiraa?"offers to gifted, incisive, and diverse playwrights. Now entering its thirteenth season, The Realm has continually produced work by brave new voices and expanded its commitment to providing holistic support to playwrights striving to make a life in the arts. (more...)

The Barrow Group Sets Premieres and Revival for 2019-2020 Season The Barrow Group Sets Premieres and Revival for 2019-2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2019

The Barrow Group announces its 2019-2020 season, which consists of three timely productions that invite audiences to take a look deep within-inspiring positive change in action and awareness. (more...)

The League Of Professional Theatre Women Announces The 2019 Theatre Women Awards The League Of Professional Theatre Women Announces The 2019 Theatre Women Awards
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2019

The League of Professional Theatre Women (Kelli Lynn Harrison and Catherine Porter, Co-Presidents), an organization which has been leading the gender parity conversation and championing women in the professional theatre for over 35 years, will present the 2019 Theatre Women Awards at The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture (18 Bleecker Street, New York, NY 10012) on Monday, March 25 at 7pm (doors open at 6:30pm). For more information on the 2019 TheatreWomen Awards, and to purchase tickets, please visit www.theatrewomen.org. (more...)

Women In The Arts & Media Coalition Announces 2019 Collaboration Awards Women In The Arts & Media Coalition Announces 2019 Collaboration Awards
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2019

The Women in the Arts & Media Coalition will present the 2019 Collaboration Awards. which recognize women who successfully collaborate to create new and influential work, at the SVA Theater (333 West 23rd St, New York, NY 10011) on Saturday, March 30 at 6:30pm. The 2019 Collaboration Awards Gala will be held on International SWAN Day (Support Women Artists Now), along with numerous celebrations around the world supporting women artists.  (more...)

LPTW Announces 2019 Theatre Women Awards At The Sheen Center LPTW Announces 2019 Theatre Women Awards At The Sheen Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2019

The League of Professional Theatre Women (Kelli Lynn Harrison and Catherine Porter, Co-Presidents), an organization which has been leading the gender parity conversation and championing women in the professional theatre for over 35 years, will present the 2019 Theatre Women Awards at The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture (18 Bleecker Street, New York, NY 10012) on Monday, March 25 at 7pm (doors open at 6:30pm). For more information on the 2019 Theatre Women Awards, and to purchase tickets, please visit www.theatrewomen.org.  (more...)

Keen Company Announces 2018 Playwrights Lab Readings Keen Company Announces 2018 Playwrights Lab Readings
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2018

Join Keen Company for the first public reading of three new plays, developed through the Keen Playwrights Lab. The 2018 Playwrights Lab features playwrights Kia Corthron, Rinne Groff, and Edwin Sanchez. Tickets are FREE and open to the pubic! Space is limited, so reservations are a must. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Dramatists Guild Foundation Fellows Present New Works! Photo Coverage: Dramatists Guild Foundation Fellows Present New Works!
by Walter McBride - Oct 17, 2018

Last night, the 2017-2018 class of Dramatists Guild Foundation Fellows presented excerpts of full length works at Playwrights Horizons at 7:00 PM. This presentation caps off a year spent working under the tutelage of Michael Korie (War Paint), Laurence O'Keefe (Heathers), Diana Son (Stop Kiss), and Sheri Wilner (Kingdom City). (more...)

The Old Globe Celebrates New Voices In The Community The Old Globe Celebrates New Voices In The Community
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2018

The Old Globe announces its inaugural New Voices in the Community series: free public performances at libraries across San Diego County, followed by conversations with the playwrights and experts in the community. The first New Voices in the Community features three solo shows by women: Hold These Truths by Jeanne Sakata, "A" Train by Anne Torsiglieri, and Unveiled: A One-Woman Play by Rohina Malik. (more...)

The Playwrights Realm Announces 2018-19 Writing Fellows The Playwrights Realm Announces 2018-19 Writing Fellows
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2018

Over the past twelve years, The Playwrights Realm, led by Founding Artistic Director Katherine Kovner and Producing Director Roberta Pereira, has continually produced work by brave new voices and expanded its commitment to providing holistic support to playwrights striving to make a life in the arts. With its 2018-2019 Writing Fellowship, The Playwrights Realm is proud to grant a career-propelling honor to four tremendously talented playwrights exhibiting drive and commitment to the form: Bleu Beckford-Burrell (Lyons Pride), Sarah Einspanier (I LOVE SEAN), Keelay Gipson (#NewSlaves), andElse C. Went (Saving Throw). (more...)

Weird Sisters Announces 2018 Season Weird Sisters Announces 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2018

The Weird Sisters Theatre Project, a professional theatre company founded in 2012 and committed to creating theatre by women, for everyone, announced their 2018 season today. The Weird Sisters are bringing a season of magic to Atlanta, with exciting new venues, designers and artists featuring in a strong season that builds on the energy and innovation of last summer. (more...)

Brooklyn's Brave New World Rep Announces New Season Of Brave New Works Brooklyn's Brave New World Rep Announces New Season Of Brave New Works
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2018

Brave New World Repertory Theatre, the Brooklyn-based company that first won acclaim with To Kill A Mockingbird staged on the front porches of Victorian Flatbush in 2005, announces a new generation of Brave New Works for BNW's 15th anniversary season. (more...)

THE ELECTRIC BABY Opens February 9 THE ELECTRIC BABY Opens February 9
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2018

The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities continues the 2017 2018 Black Box Season with the regional premiere of The Electric Baby, directed by Rick Barbour on Friday, February 9, 2018. The Electric Baby, by Stefanie Zadravec, is a darkly comic story that combines folktales and folklore to explore the unlikely people that get you from one place to the next. The play contains strong adult language and is best enjoyed by young adults to adults. The Electric Baby continues the Arvada Center's spring theatre season, three plays that will be performed in repertory until May. The 2017 2018 Theatre Season is sponsored by Lutheran Medical Center. (more...)

Anna May Wong Bioplay By Core Writer John Olive Next Up At The Playwrights' Center Anna May Wong Bioplay By Core Writer John Olive Next Up At The Playwrights' Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2018

Actress Anna May Wong (1905-1961) was incredibly prolific, appearing in silent movies, 'talkies,' television, plays and vaudeville. She was also stifled by a close-minded industry which largely limited the Chinese American actress to stereotyped roles, and the Hays code which kept her out of romantic leads. (more...)

Anna May Wong Bioplay By Core Writer John Olive Next Up At The Playwrights' Center Anna May Wong Bioplay By Core Writer John Olive Next Up At The Playwrights' Center
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2017

Actress Anna May Wong (1905-1961) was incredibly prolific, appearing in silent movies, 'talkies,' television, plays and vaudeville. She was also stifled by a close-minded industry which largely limited the Chinese American actress to stereotyped roles, and the Hays code which kept her out of romantic leads. (more...)

New Kira Obolensky Musical 'THE OVERCOAT' to Kick Off Reading Series at Playwrights' Center New Kira Obolensky Musical 'THE OVERCOAT' to Kick Off Reading Series at Playwrights' Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

As chilly weather settles into Minnesota, local playwright Kira Obolensky has a wintery new musical to share. 'The Overcoat: A Low-Fi Musical' is the first play in the Playwrights' Center's 2017-18 Ruth Easton New Play Series, a long-running series offering Playwrights' Center Core Writers 20 hours of workshop time to develop a new play and giving theater fans a chance to see free public readings of the plays in progress. (more...)

WITH LOVE AND A MAJOR ORGAN to Make West Coast Debut at Boston Court WITH LOVE AND A MAJOR ORGAN to Make West Coast Debut at Boston Court
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2017

Boston Court will produce the West Coast premiere of With Love and a Major Organ. Written by Julia Lederer and directed by Jessica Kubzansky, the West Coast premiere will begin previews on September 28 with an October 7 opening. (more...)

A CHORUS LINE, SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE and More Set for The Arvada Center's 2017-18 Season A CHORUS LINE, SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE and More Set for The Arvada Center's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

The Arvada Center has announced its 2017-18 season, a diverse line-up of plays and musicals. The three musical and four play season includes two regional premiere plays performed in repertory, as well as the return of one of the Arvada Center's most highly-requested musicals. The season also marks the second-year of the Black Box Repertory Theatre, a company of actors, who will perform three of the Black Box Theatre's four plays in repertory. (more...)

Playwrights' Center Announces 2017-18 Season Playwrights' Center Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2017

Of the 70+ new plays developed at the Playwrights' Center each year, eight are selected to be part of the public season, giving playwrights expanded workshop time with collaborators and the chance to see their new work on its feet in front of two different audiences. These readings are free to attend and take place at the Playwrights' Center, located at 2301 E Franklin Avenue in Minneapolis. (more...)

Playwrights' Center 2017-18 Season Announced Playwrights' Center 2017-18 Season Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Of the 70+ new plays developed at the Playwrights' Center each year, eight are selected to be part of the public season, giving playwrights expanded workshop time with collaborators and the chance to see their new work on its feet in front of two different audiences. (more...)

WITH LOVE AND A MAJOR ORGAN to Make West Coast Debut at Boston Court WITH LOVE AND A MAJOR ORGAN to Make West Coast Debut at Boston Court
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

Boston Court will produce the West Coast premiere of With Love and a Major Organ. Written by Julia Lederer and directed by Jessica Kubzansky, the West Coast premiere will begin previews on September 28 with an October 7 opening. (more...)

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