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Theatre 40 Will Perform a Reading of POWER & LIGHT This Week Photo Theatre 40 Will Perform a Reading of POWER & LIGHT This Week
by Stephi Wild - Apr 18, 2021

Theatre 40 will present a play reading on YouTube of a new work by John Strysik, Power & Light. Thomas Edison and Nikolai Tesla: The War That Lit the World. Pioneering scientists in electronics, they were rivals with differing viewpoints on delivering energy. Edison was about the money, while Tesla was more a believer in free energy for all. Commerce won.

Hoff's Horrorfest Presents H.P. Lovecraft's FROM BEYOND Photo Hoff's Horrorfest Presents H.P. Lovecraft's FROM BEYOND
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2020

Hoff's Horrorfest presents H.P. Lovecraft's From Beyond, A Live Comedy Show and Horror Movie Screening on Sunday, February 16, 2020 at Brooklyn Comedy Collective at Cantina Royal.

BALLET PALM BEACH Presents Holiday Classic At Two Venues Photo BALLET PALM BEACH Presents Holiday Classic At Two Venues
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2019

Colleen Smith, Artistic Director of Ballet Palm Beach today announced that the county's professional ballet company will present favorite holiday classic, The Nutcracker, at two venues this season.

Follow The Yellow Brick Road To The Duluth Playhouse This Holiday Season Photo Follow The Yellow Brick Road To The Duluth Playhouse This Holiday Season
by Julie Musbach - Oct 24, 2019

The Duluth Playhouse rings in the holiday season with the beloved family adventure musical that is also celebrating the 80th anniversary of its feature film, The Wizard of Oz. It plays in the NorShor Theatre from December 5-22, 2019, and is directed by guest artist, Joe Chvala (who also directed last year's Beauty and the Beast).

Nicolas Cage to Star in COLOR OUT OF SPACE Photo Nicolas Cage to Star in COLOR OUT OF SPACE
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 23, 2019

SpectreVision, the boutique genre division of Company X, and ACE Pictures announced today that principal photography will begin next month on COLOR OUT OF SPACE. Starring Nicolas Cage, the film will be directed by Richard Stanley -- his first feature in over twenty years.  Based on the novella by H.P. Lovecraft, COLOR OUT OF SPACE will reunite Cage with SpectreVision, the company behind the critically acclaimed and commercially successful 2018 film MANDY. The film will also star Joely Richardson (Nip/Tuck, RED SPARROW), Tommy Chong (UP IN SMOKE), Elliot Knight (DC's Titans), Julian Hilliard (The Haunting of Hill House) and Q'Orianka Kilcher (The Alienist, DORA THE EXPLORER).

Arrow US Massive February 2018 Release Schedule Photo Arrow US Massive February 2018 Release Schedule
by Tori Hartshorn - Jan 25, 2018

Dive head first into the month with three new releases from Arrow Academy beginning with legendary French filmmaker Henri-Georges Clouzot. In 1964, backed with an unlimited budget from Columbia Pictures, Clouzot set out to film L'Enfer. From the start the production was beset from a number of severe problems. Ultimately the film was never finished, but in 2009 directors Serge Bromberg and Ruxandra Medrea pieced together what footage there was and detailed the film's problematic journey in the semi-documentary Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno.

LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE, Starring Dule Hill, Begins Tonight at People's Light Photo LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE, Starring Dule Hill, Begins Tonight at People's Light
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2017

Fear the Walking Dead star and Philadelphia native Colman Domingo partners with nationally-acclaimed theatre-maker Patricia McGregor to co-author Lights Out: Nat 'King' Cole, a surprising and unsettling exploration of race and the American Dream. McGregor will also direct.

Dule Hill, Daniel J. Watts to Star in LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE World Premiere at P Photo Dule Hill, Daniel J. Watts to Star in LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE World Premiere at People's Light
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Fear the Walking Dead star and Philadelphia native Colman Domingo partners with nationally-acclaimed theatre-maker Patricia McGregor to co-author Lights Out: Nat 'King' Cole, a surprising and unsettling exploration of race and the American Dream. McGregor will also direct.

People's Light Announces Headliners for World Premiere of LIGHTS OUT: Nat 'King' Cole
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 14, 2017

People's Light is delighted to announce the headliners for the upcoming world premiere of Lights Out: Nat 'King' Cole by Colman Domingo and Patricia McGregor, slated to open the Theatre's season in October 2017. Emmy-nominated actor Dule Hill (The West Wing) will play Cole, and Broadway regular Daniel J. Watts will appear as Sammy Davis, Jr.

Dule Hill, Daniel J. Watts to Star in LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE Workshop at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

The high-profile creative team behind People's Light's upcoming world premiere of Lights Out: Nat 'King' Cole will workshop the developing piece at San Diego's prestigious Old Globe Theatre from April 20-23, 2017.

BLEACHER BUMS to Return to The Broadway Theater as Cubs Race for the Pennant
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2016

The classic comedy about the team once known as the 'lovable losers' will run throughout a post-season schedule in which the Cubs may play in the World Series for the first time in 71 years

BLEACHER BUMS to Return to The Broadway Theater as Cubs Race for the Pennant
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

The classic comedy about the team once known as the 'lovable losers' will run throughout a post-season schedule in which the Cubs may play in the World Series for the first time in 71 years

BLEACHER BUMS to Return to The Broadway Theater as Cubs Race for the Pennant
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2016

The classic comedy about the team once known as the 'lovable losers' will run throughout a post-season schedule in which the Cubs may play in the World Series for the first time in 71 years

Bruce Campbell Horror Film Festival Announces Full Lineup
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 20, 2016

Bruce Campbell's Horror Film Festival today announced the full lineup for its third annual festivities on August 18-21, in conjunction with Wizard World Chicago.

Inaugural STAGE RAW THEATRE AWARDS Winners Are Announced!
by Christina Mancuso - Apr 15, 2015

April 14, 2015…It was an awards show born in a moment of relevance. An electrified contingent of professional Los Angeles Intimate theater companies and their friends sold out Los Angeles theatre Center to support the first-everSTAGE RAW THEATRE AWARDS. Picking up where the LA WEEKLY Awards, left off, and hosted by the Celebration Theatre and the hilarious duo of Alec Mapa and Parvesh Cheena, it was a night to celebrate the best of 99-seat theatre and a rallying cry against the Equity proposal and referendum that is currently being voted on. Impassioned speeches were given by Steven Leigh Morris and Bill Raden to open the show, followed by an introduction of the original plaintiffs in the Equity wars of 30 years ago who all received a standing ovation. One of those plaintiffs, Gary Grossman, gave a rousing speech as he presented the "Queen of the Angels" award to Rebecca Metz, who brought down the house with her heartfelt message of community and standing up for what is right in the face of adversity. The emotion in the room was palpable from start to finish and it was a fitting start to a tradition that it sure to last for decades to come!

STAGE RAW Announces First Ever Nominations, April 13 at LA Theater Center
by Sally Henry Fuller - Mar 14, 2015

STAGE RAW is pleased to announce the FIRST ANNUAL STAGE RAW LOS ANGELES THEATER AWARDS, championing the best work of 2014 in L.A.'s now embattled theaters of up to 99-seats. (STAGE RAW is using the same jury that was assembled through 2014 for the now dearly departed LA WEEKLY Theater Awards.) Check out the full list of nominees below!

BWW Reviews: RE-ANIMATOR: THE MUSICAL
by Ellen Sterling - Jan 14, 2015

Since the Smith Center for the Performing Arts opened its doors almost three years ago in March 2012, many Las Vegans have felt less culturally adrift. You see, the arrival of the Smith Center meant that, even off The Strip and outside hotel showrooms, there was world-class entertainment to be seen in the city. This includes Broadway musicals, intimate cabaret fare, a beautiful home for performances by Las Vegas' terrific philharmonic and the Nevada Ballet Theatre. And, all of this takes place in a breathtakingly beautiful venue - art deco on the level of the Chrysler Building and the Radio City Music Hall. So many who live in Las Vegas are so grateful to have the Smith Center.

CHEERS Star George Wendt Leads RE-ANIMATOR THE MUSICAL, Beginning Tonight in Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2015

Emmy Award-nominee George Wendt, well-known for his role on the hit TV show 'Cheers,' has been added to the cast for the two-week engagement of Re-Animator The Musical at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Troesh Studio Theater, tonight, Jan. 6-18, 2015. The starring role reunites Wendt with members of the original production.

The Smith Center Presents Las Vegas Philharmonic, Ira Glass, and More Jan-Feb
by Sally Henry Fuller - Dec 13, 2014

The Smith Center for the Performing Arts presents a variety of performances for January-February. Check out the listings below! For more information, call 702-749-2000 or visit www.TheSmithCenter.com.

CHEERS Star George Wendt to Lead RE-ANIMATOR THE MUSICAL in Las Vegas This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2014

?Emmy Award-nominee George Wendt, well-known for his role on the hit TV show "Cheers," has been added to the cast for the two-week engagement of Re-Animator The Musical at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Troesh Studio Theater, Jan. 6-18, 2015. The starring role reunites Wendt with members of the original production.

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