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MRT Debuts World Premiere Commission: THE RISE AND FALL OF HOLLY FUDGE By Trista Bal Photo MRT Debuts World Premiere Commission: THE RISE AND FALL OF HOLLY FUDGE By Trista Baldwin
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 27, 2021

For the first time in 21 months, Merrimack Repertory Theatre will return to The Nancy L. Donahue Theatre for indoor performances when it presents a world premiere holiday comedy, The Rise and Fall of Holly Fudge by Trista Baldwin, from November 26 to December 12, according to Artistic Director Courtney Sale and Executive Director Bonnie J. Butkas.

BWW Review:  An Everyman's Journey: MIDDLETOWN at The Public Photo BWW Review: An Everyman's Journey: MIDDLETOWN at The Public
by Carla Maria Verdino-SĂĽllwold - Oct 21, 2021

The Public Theatre’s production of Dan Clancy’s MIDDLETOWN proves a clever way to maneuver the company back into production after the pandemic pause. The four-character comedy-drama, designed to be performed without scenery or costumes by actors who read from scripts at podiums, requires a minimalist production and asks the audience to concentrate only on the characters’ journey from kindergarten to old age. That story, as directed by Janet Mitchko, is sweetly funny and warmly heartfelt.

Theatre Memphis Centennial Celebration to Continue With URINETOWN, THE MUSICAL Photo Theatre Memphis Centennial Celebration to Continue With URINETOWN, THE MUSICAL
by Gigi Gervais - Oct 11, 2021

Theatre Memphis continues to celebrate 100 consecutive years of live theatre with their upcoming production of Urinetown

MIDDLETOWN, An Uplifting And Heartfelt New Play Opens At The Public Theatre! Photo MIDDLETOWN, An Uplifting And Heartfelt New Play Opens At The Public Theatre!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 4, 2021

After being closed due to COVID-19 for over 18 months, The Public Theatre reopens its doors with the uplifting and heartfelt new play Middletown, playing Oct 15 - 24.

Casting Announced For FreeFall's DAMES AT SEA Photo Casting Announced For FreeFall's DAMES AT SEA
by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2021

freeFall opens their 2021/2022 season with the classic musical comedy Dames at Sea directed by Eric Davis, musically directed by Michael Raabe and choreographed by Kristie Kerwin (Broadway's Dames at Sea 2015).

THE INHERITANCE's Stephen Daldry Wins 2020 Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play Photo THE INHERITANCE's Stephen Daldry Wins 2020 Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play
by - Sep 26, 2021

Stephen Daldry has won the 2020 Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play for THE INHERITANCE.

Weston Playhouse Theatre Company Presents THE MOUNTAINTOP Photo Weston Playhouse Theatre Company Presents THE MOUNTAINTOP
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 24, 2021

Weston Playhouse Theatre Company announces the closing production of its 2021 summer season: Katori Hall's THE MOUNTAINTOP, running September 30 – October 23 at Walker Farm.

What We Know So Far (and What We Don't) About Stephen Sondheim's New Musical Photo What We Know So Far (and What We Don't) About Stephen Sondheim's New Musical
by Team BWW - Sep 17, 2021

Broadway lovers had reason to rejoice this week when the industry's most beloved composer, Stephen Sondheim, announced that he has a new musical in the works. What do we know so far about Stephen Sondheim's new project? Let's review!

The Skivvies to Host Tony Award Viewing Party at The Green Room 42 Photo The Skivvies to Host Tony Award Viewing Party at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 17, 2021

On September 26th, The Skivvies (Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley) will host Hold Me Closer, Tony Extravaganza on 9/26 during the Tony Award streaming telecast on Paramount+ at The Green Room 42.

Kristolyn Lloyd Joins the Cast of FAIRYCAKES Off-Broadway Photo Kristolyn Lloyd Joins the Cast of FAIRYCAKES Off-Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2021

As Douglas Carter Beane’s new comedy begins rehearsals today, Producer Thomas Laub announced that Kristolyn Lloyd has joined the cast of Douglas Carter Beane’s comedy Fairycakes as Peaseblossom replacing Alfie Fuller who has departed due to scheduling conflicts.

News Road Theatre Company Returns With Live Staged Readings UNDER CONSTRUCTION Photo News Road Theatre Company Returns With Live Staged Readings UNDER CONSTRUCTION
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021

The Road Theatre Company is back with in-person readings on its Magnolia stage! It’s been over 18 months since the theatre doors have been closed but The Road Theatre - led by Founding Artistic Director Taylor Gilbert, together with Sam Anderson, Artistic Director - is leading the charge with 2 weeks of new work developed within its “Under Construction” group.

LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILLE Comes to North Carolina Theatre Photo LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILLE Comes to North Carolina Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021

North Carolina Theatre has announced that the leading role of “Billie Holiday” in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill will be performed by Angela Robinson in the upcoming production directed by Jarvis Antonio Green.

Angela Robinson to Star in North Carolina Theatre's LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRI Photo Angela Robinson to Star in North Carolina Theatre's LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 9, 2021

North Carolina Theatre announced today that the leading role of “Billie Holiday” in their upcoming production of Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill will be performed by Angela Robinson, directed by Jarvis Antonio Green.  

The PublicTheatre Announces 2021-22 Season Photo The PublicTheatre Announces 2021-22 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2021

The Theatre will begin its 31st season on October 15th with its previously postponed production of Middletown followed by a delightful holiday production and a fabulous 3 play subscription series starting in January!

Manhattan Short Film Festival Announced At The Public Theatre Photo Manhattan Short Film Festival Announced At The Public Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 31, 2021

The Public Theatre will officially welcome people back to the theatre on Sept 24 and 25 at 7:00pm for the 24th Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival. Proof of vaccination or a negative Covid Test and the wearing of a mask while in the building will be required to attend.

Elizabeth Ward Land Will Perform in Concert With STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE- Photo Elizabeth Ward Land Will Perform in Concert With STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE- THE SONGS OF LINDA RONSTADT
by Stephi Wild - Aug 28, 2021

Touching on genres ranging from rock, country, folk, light opera, big band and mariachi, Elizabeth Ward Land finds her perfect vocal match in this salute to the great Linda Ronstadt.

Photos: Elizabeth Ward Land Performs STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE- THE SONGS OF Photo Photos: Elizabeth Ward Land Performs STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE- THE SONGS OF LINDA RONSTADT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 27, 2021

On Wednesday night, Broadway veteran Elizabeth Ward Land returned to The Green Room 42 with her acclaimed concert STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE- THE SONGS OF LINDA RONSTADT for a special one-night-only encore.

Photos: HELLO, DOLLY! Parades Into Theatre Memphis Photo Photos: HELLO, DOLLY! Parades Into Theatre Memphis
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 26, 2021

Hello, Dolly! will be the opening musical at Theatre Memphis on August 27, 2021, to inaugurate the celebration of the 100th consecutive season that the community theatre has produced. 

19th Annual Black And Latino Playwrights Celebration To Host Tribute To José Rivera Photo 19th Annual Black And Latino Playwrights Celebration To Host Tribute To José Rivera
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2021

Playwright José Rivera will be the subject of a career tribute during the 19th annual Black and Latino Playwrights Celebration, Aug. 30-Sept. 5 at Texas State University.

HELLO, DOLLY! Opens Theatre Memphis 100th Season Photo HELLO, DOLLY! Opens Theatre Memphis 100th Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 23, 2021

Hello, Dolly! will be the opening musical at Theatre Memphis on August 27, 2021, to inaugurate the celebration of the 100th consecutive season that the community theatre has produced. 

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