Review: PTERODACTYLS Ponders the Extinction of a Traditional American Family Due to Self-IndulgenceReview: PTERODACTYLS Ponders the Extinction of a Traditional American Family Due to Self-Indulgence
by Shari Barrett - Sep 8, 2017

The small dining room at a local studio was an excellent choice to showcase a classic dysfunctional family living an upper-class life as they descended into chaos over the course of one year. With each of the family members in this dark comedy only really thinking of themselves and their own needs, or living their lives to be sure none of their friends can find fault with anything they do, PTERODACTYLS suggests that our extinction is beginning not with an asteroid or an ice age but rather with a severed connection to the ones closest to us. (more...)

Photo FLASH: PTERODACTYLS at  Pop Up Theater, Inc.Photo FLASH: PTERODACTYLS at Pop Up Theater, Inc.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2017

POP UP THEATER, INC. is thrilled to present the award-winning play, PTERODACTYLS, written by Nicky Silver (The Lyons), produced by Grafton Doyle and directed by Melanie Weisner (Becky Shaw).  PTERODACTYLS will open on Friday, September 1 at 8pm and runs through Sunday, September 24 at The Commissary at The Culver Studios, 9336 Washington Blvd. in Culver City. (more...)

Pop Up Theater to Present PTERODACTYLSPop Up Theater to Present PTERODACTYLS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

POP UP THEATER, INC. is thrilled to present the award-winning play, PTERODACTYLS, written by Nicky Silver (The Lyons), produced by Grafton Doyle and directed by Melanie Weisner (Becky Shaw). PTERODACTYLS will open on Friday, September 1 at 8pm and runs through Sunday, September 24 at The Commissary at The Culver Studios, 9336 Washington Blvd. in Culver City. (more...)

Christmas In July: Battle of the Christmas Musicals Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2017

On Today, July 1, from 7 pm to 10:30 pm, Brookfield Theatre presents Christmas in July: Battle of the Christmas Musicals. This festive event treats audiences to 45-minute previews of 3 brand new holiday-themed musicals. At the end of the evening, audiences vote for their favorite and the winning show will be performed as a full-length staged reading in December. Come meet the writers, enjoy the shows, and vote for your favorite musical! (more...)

Christmas In July: Battle of the Christmas Musicals Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

On Saturday, July 1, from 7 pm to 10:30 pm, Brookfield Theatre presents Christmas in July: Battle of the Christmas Musicals. This festive event treats audiences to 45-minute previews of 3 brand new holiday-themed musicals. At the end of the evening, audiences vote for their favorite and the winning show will be performed as a full-length staged reading in December. Come meet the writers, enjoy the shows, and vote for your favorite musical! (more...)

BWW JR: Shows Announced for the 2015 NY CHILDREN'S THEATRE FESTIVAL
by Erin Leigh Peck - Mar 13, 2015

The New York Children's Theatre Festival has announced the shows selected for its fourth season. The four productions are The Sock Who Lost His Mate; Sue Ology & the Case of the Possibly Haunted House; Help Save the Monkey!; and The Meanest Birthday Girl. (more...)

Snowlion Rep Debuts THE FREAKS CLUB Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2013

A girl with fish-scale skin, a boy who cannot touch, a friend who sees only shadows...The Freaks Club is the funny, touching new musical where 'fish' turns to 'dish,' dreams become nightmares, and what is lost is the key to finding what really matters. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Promo - Snowlion Rep's THE FREAKS CLUB
by Stage Tube - Jun 5, 2013

A girl with fish-scale skin, a boy who cannot touch, a friend who sees only shadows...The Freaks Club is the funny, touching new musical where 'fish' turns to 'dish,' dreams become nightmares, and what is lost is the key to finding what really matters. Snowlion Repertory Company, known for bringing new musicals to the Maine stage, announces the world premiere of The Freaks Club by Thomas Adams (co-book, music) and MK Wolfe (co-book, lyrics). The Freaks Club has been workshopped in Chicago, Los Angeles, and Stamford CT, and now the world premiere production is being staged at the Studio Theater at Portland Stage opening Friday June 14. Click below to watch a promo for the show! (more...)

Snowlion Rep to Debut THE FREAKS CLUB, June 13
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2013

A girl with fish-scale skin, a boy who cannot touch, a friend who sees only shadows...The Freaks Club is the funny, touching new musical where 'fish' turns to 'dish,' dreams become nightmares, and what is lost is the key to finding what really matters. (more...)

Farmington Players Ends Run of FROM THE MOUNTAINS OF MOURNE, 3/21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2010

The Farmington Players Barn will end their run of the play, 'From The Mountains of Mourne to the Mines of Montana.' It is a little known tale of 'The West,' that brought Irish ancestors to the Detroit area. Director Sue Rogers of West Bloomfield says, the play is 'dedicated to their valiant spirit.' Rogers emphasizes that the work by Lisa Hayes 'provides a very personal opportunity to share that pride in our heritage; to sing songs, tell stories and enjoy each other's company-what the Irish refer to as ‘craic.' (more...)

Farmington Players Present FROM THE MOUNTAINS OF MOURNE... 3/19-3/21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2010

As the Irish prepare to celebrate St. Patrick's Day, The Farmington Players Barn is honoring their heritage with the play, 'From The Mountains of Mourne to the Mines of Montana.' It is a little known tale of 'The West,' that brought Irish ancestors to the Detroit area. Director Sue Rogers of West Bloomfield says, the play is 'dedicated to their valiant spirit.' Rogers emphasizes that the work by Lisa Hayes 'provides a very personal opportunity to share that pride in our heritage; to sing songs, tell stories and enjoy each other's company-what the Irish refer to as ‘craic.' (more...)

Farmington Players Present FROM THE MOUNTAINS OF MOURNE... 3/19-3/21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2010

As the Irish prepare to celebrate St. Patrick's Day, The Farmington Players Barn is honoring their heritage with the play, 'From The Mountains of Mourne to the Mines of Montana.' It is a little known tale of 'The West,' that brought Irish ancestors to the Detroit area. Director Sue Rogers of West Bloomfield says, the play is 'dedicated to their valiant spirit.' Rogers emphasizes that the work by Lisa Hayes 'provides a very personal opportunity to share that pride in our heritage; to sing songs, tell stories and enjoy each other's company-what the Irish refer to as ‘craic.' (more...)

The Cultural+Planning Group Leads Broward With Community Cultural Plan
by Beau Higgins - Jul 5, 2009

Recently, The Cultural+Plannng Group, LLC was selected for consulting on an 18-month project- Broward County's 2020 Community Cultural Plan. This, uniquely 'Broward' 10-year strategic plan, will reflect diverse population trends and will include three component plans focused on the Creative Economy, Cultural Tourism, and Public Art and Design. (more...)

Bad Musicals Festival '08 Enters Final Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2008

Bad Musicals Festival '08 is in its final week at the Grand Theatre at the Producers Club in the Times Square/ theatre district through August 9, Mon - Sat @ 8 pm; Sun @ 2 pm. (more...)

Marilyn Sokol & Ultra Violet to be Part of Benefit 7/25
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2008

NY Artists Unlimited has corralled stage-film-TV actress Marilyn Sokol and Factory veteran Ultra Violet for this year's Fairies & Phantasies Benefit as part of the Bad Musicals Festival '08. (more...)

Marilyn Sokol & Ultra Violet to be Part of Benefit 7/25
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2008

NY Artists Unlimited has corralled stage-film-TV actress Marilyn Sokol and Factory veteran Ultra Violet for this year's Fairies & Phantasies Benefit as part of the Bad Musicals Festival '08. (more...)

Shows Announced for 'Bad Musicals Festival'
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2008

The Bad Musicals Festival will be July 21-August 10th. (more...)