BWW Reviews: Twist - an American Musical
by Joseph Harrison - Sep 18, 2010

Reworking a classic story is not a new concept in the theatre world. Just ask the creators of Wicked or West Side Story. Taking something that audiences are already familiar with and turning it on its ear can be quite a task and is not without its challenges. First, there are the constant comparisons to the source material (or previous adaptations). Next, there is the daunting task to "reinvent" the plot and bring audiences on a fresh and new journey. But with the Alliance Theatre's premiere of Twist - an American Musical (a modern, American take on Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist) they beat the odds and have created a magical tapestry of music, story and life that, even with a classic tale at its heart, feels like a something completely new. (more...)

Photo Flash: TWIST at Alliance!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2010

On September 1, 2010 The Alliance Theatre opened Twist for its Atlanta debut. Inspired by Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist, and in the rich musical tradition of Jelly's Last Jam, this heart-warming musical brings award-winning director/choreographer Debbie Allen (Fame) back to the Alliance, following her hugely successful Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (winner of the 2010 Olivier Award for Best Revival). The production runs through October 3, 2010. Check out the newly-released production photos below! (more...)

Actor's Express Opens It's 22nd Season With Atlanta Premiere of Hit Broadway Musical Grey Gardens
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2009

Based on the 1975 documentary of the same name, Grey Gardens portrays the lives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' eccentric relatives Edith Bouvier Beale and her daughter 'Little' Edie. Mother and daughter cling to each other as their once-glamorous East Hampton mansion falls into ruins around them. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Grey Gardens Opens at Actor's Express
by Joseph Harrison - Sep 2, 2009

Grey Gardens comes to Atlanta's Actor's Express. Photos by Chris Ozment Photography. (more...)

Actor's Express Opens It's 22nd Season With Atlanta Premiere of Hit Broadway Musical Grey Gardens
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2009

Based on the 1975 documentary of the same name, Grey Gardens portrays the lives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' eccentric relatives Edith Bouvier Beale and her daughter 'Little' Edie. Mother and daughter cling to each other as their once-glamorous East Hampton mansion falls into ruins around them. (more...)

Actor's Express Opens It's 22nd Season With Atlanta Premiere of Hit Broadway Musical Grey Gardens
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2009

Based on the 1975 documentary of the same name, Grey Gardens portrays the lives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' eccentric relatives Edith Bouvier Beale and her daughter 'Little' Edie. Mother and daughter cling to each other as their once-glamorous East Hampton mansion falls into ruins around them. (more...)

Actor's Express Opens It's 22nd Season With GREY GARDENS 8/27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2009

Based on the 1975 documentary of the same name, Grey Gardens portrays the lives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' eccentric relatives Edith Bouvier Beale and her daughter 'Little' Edie. Mother and daughter cling to each other as their once-glamorous East Hampton mansion falls into ruins around them. (more...)

Actor's Express Opens It's 22nd Season With Atlanta Premiere of Hit Broadway Musical Grey Gardens
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2009

Based on the 1975 documentary of the same name, Grey Gardens portrays the lives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' eccentric relatives Edith Bouvier Beale and her daughter 'Little' Edie. Mother and daughter cling to each other as their once-glamorous East Hampton mansion falls into ruins around them. (more...)

Actor's Express Opens It's 22nd Season With GREY GARDENS 8/27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2009

Based on the 1975 documentary of the same name, Grey Gardens portrays the lives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' eccentric relatives Edith Bouvier Beale and her daughter 'Little' Edie. Mother and daughter cling to each other as their once-glamorous East Hampton mansion falls into ruins around them. (more...)

Actor's Express Opens It's 22nd Season With Atlanta Premiere of Hit Broadway Musical Grey Gardens
by Joseph Harrison - Aug 12, 2009

Based on the 1975 documentary of the same name, Grey Gardens portrays the lives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' eccentric relatives Edith Bouvier Beale and her daughter 'Little' Edie. Mother and daughter cling to each other as their once-glamorous East Hampton mansion falls into ruins around them. (more...)