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Orlando REP Presents THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW Photo Orlando REP Presents THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 27, 2021

Orlando Repertory Theatre opens the season with a chilling retelling of Washington Irving's classic, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, adapted for the stage by Derek G. Martin and Jesse M. Sullivan.  Just in time for Halloween, this production runs October 8 – 31, 2021, and is sponsored in part by the Orange County Government through the Arts & Cultural Affairs Program.

Photos: Go Inside Rehearsal of THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW Photo Photos: Go Inside Rehearsal of THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2021

Stars of the stage and screen, Wendi Peters (Big! The Musical; Coronation Street) and Bill Ward (Everybody’s Talking About Jamie; Emmerdale), will lead a thrilling new production of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Washington Irving’s classic tale has been adapted by acclaimed playwright Philip Meeks (Murder, Margaret and Me; Harpy), unleashing one of the most terrifying monsters from the horror canon on stage – the Headless Horseman. The ghoulish and edge-of-the-seat experience will tour theatres across the UK later this year. 

Original Musical SLEEPY HOLLOW to Open at The Players Theatre Photo Original Musical SLEEPY HOLLOW to Open at The Players Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2021

Learn about Sleepy Hollow, an original musical by Michael Sgouros and Brenda Bell, which opens on September 24th at The Players Theatre in New York City's Greenwich Village, reveals a haunting deeper than the woods of the hollow. Its shadows are cast from the darkness of the human soul.

Photos: Exclusive First Look at DARK SHADOWS AND BEYOND - THE JONATHAN FRID STORY Photo Photos: Exclusive First Look at DARK SHADOWS AND BEYOND - THE JONATHAN FRID STORY
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021

View Behind the Scenes photos from Dark Shadows and learn about the new boxed set. An unlikely daytime TV hit that became a cultural touchstone for generations of viewers, the gothic serial Dark Shadows continues to cast a spell on fans old and new. Now, the actor who played the series’ tormented vampire Barnabas Collins is profiled in a compelling new biographical film.

Full Cast Announced For New Touring Adaptation Of THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW Photo Full Cast Announced For New Touring Adaptation Of THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2021

Taking on the role of Ichabod Crane is Sam Jackson (Skins, E4; Beautiful Thing, National Tour) alongside Rose Quentin (York Witches Society, MSR Media), Lewis Cope (Vera, ITV; Witness for the Prosecution, London County Hall) and Tommy Sim'aan (As You Like It, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse; Doctors, BBC).

The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze Returns, Now In Two Locations Photo The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze Returns, Now In Two Locations
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 17, 2021

Fall in New York is better than ever, with two locations of The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze and special Legend of Sleepy Hollow-themed experiences ready to launch in the Hudson Valley.

Orlando REP Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Orlando REP Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2021

A favorite Orlando REP actor, Stephen Pugh, takes on multiple characters as he vividly takes us back to the quaint village of Sleepy Hollow, where stories of wonder and spookiness surround the legend of a headless horseman and schoolmaster Ichabod Crane. Derek G. Martin and Jesse M. Sullivan adapted this Washington Irving classic for the stage. 

CRISTINA FONTANELLI'S CHRISTMAS IN ITALY Available to Stream Online Photo CRISTINA FONTANELLI'S CHRISTMAS IN ITALY Available to Stream Online
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 22, 2020

Over the past 17 years, tens of thousands of fans have experienced Cristina Fontanelli’s Christmas in Italy, a musical journey through popular Italian songs, arias, Christmas classics and dance, in New York City. This year, Fontanelli is sharing this joyous concert — far and wide — to fill even more hearts with the spirit and reason of the season.

Tacoma Little Theatre Presents Washington Irving's OLD CHRISTMAS Photo Tacoma Little Theatre Presents Washington Irving's OLD CHRISTMAS
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 14, 2020

Tacoma Little Theatre presents Washington Irving's Old Christmas, adapted by Judith Cullen.  This production will air live via YouTube on Thursday, December 24, 2020 at 7:30pm.

HANUKKAH LIGHTS IN THE BIG SKY Live Virtual Reading Announced at Tacoma Little Theatr Photo HANUKKAH LIGHTS IN THE BIG SKY Live Virtual Reading Announced at Tacoma Little Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 10, 2020

Tacoma Little Theatre presents Hanukkah Lights in the Big Sky, by Buffy Sedlachek, and directed by Melanie Gladstone.  This production will air live via YouTube on Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 7:30pm.

THE WIDOW'S VEIL Announced At Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Photo THE WIDOW'S VEIL Announced At Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 1, 2020

The groundbreaking reading series continues as Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse presents its next free 'screened' readings, live-streamed at no charge, with talkback to follow: THE WIDOW'S VEIL, Alice Rostetter, streaming at 8 PM Eastern at: www.metropolitanplayhouse.org.

East Lynne Theater Company Presents CHRISTMAS TALES IN THE BACKYARD Photo East Lynne Theater Company Presents CHRISTMAS TALES IN THE BACKYARD
by Stephi Wild - Dec 1, 2020

On Thursday, December 10 from 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM, East Lynne Theater Company presents 'Christmas Tales in the Backyard,' the company's 21st Thursday-outdoor-storytelling-event since mid-June. At the previous 'Tales' on November 5, when guests were asked if they wanted another 'Tales' in December, all hands went up. 

Tacoma Little Theatre Presents A MINIDOKA CHRISTMAS Photo Tacoma Little Theatre Presents A MINIDOKA CHRISTMAS
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 25, 2020

Tacoma Little Theatre presents A Minidoka Christmas, edited and directed by Aya Hashiguchi Clark, from interviews by Densho.  This production will air live via YouTube on Friday, December 11, 2020 at 7:30pm.

8 Spooky Shows to Bring to the (Zoom) Screen for Halloween! Photo 8 Spooky Shows to Bring to the (Zoom) Screen for Halloween!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 27, 2020

Halloween might look a little different this year, but that doesn't mean that the spirit (pun intended) of the holiday needs to be dimmed! We're rounding up ten plays and musicals that can be brought to the screen for your Halloween Zoom performances!

 Photo Historic Hudson Valley Celebrates The 200th Anniversary The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow” With Two New Short Films
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 23, 2020

Historic Hudson Valley has reimagined Washington Irving's “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” with two new interpretations debuting this fall, The Misadventures of Ichabod Crane and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: A Shadow Puppet Film. These two new short films will stream as a double feature for free on Historic Hudson Valley's Facebook page on Oct. 31 starting at 3pm, giving families across the country a chance to experience Halloween in Sleepy Hollow Country.

History At Play, LLC Presents Livestream Event JOHN MUIR: FATHER OF OUR NATIONAL PARK Photo History At Play, LLC Presents Livestream Event JOHN MUIR: FATHER OF OUR NATIONAL PARKS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 19, 2020

In John Muir: Father of Our National Parks, HAP, LLC presents Living Historian J.T. Turner in a first-person, living history performance, recalling the life of one of the United States' most renown and impactful conservationists, John Muir (1838-1914).

iTheatre Saratoga Presents New Radio Dramas Featuring Jeff McCarthy Photo iTheatre Saratoga Presents New Radio Dramas Featuring Jeff McCarthy
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2020

iTheatre Saratoga will present a new radio drama series to keep theatre arts alive when live performances are either inaccessible for audiences or unfeasible for many regional operations.

Photo Flash: Peer Through The Windows At Open Book Theatre For Spooky Stories In HAUN Photo Photo Flash: Peer Through The Windows At Open Book Theatre For Spooky Stories In HAUNTED
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 12, 2020

A man comes to the window.  Behind him, a shadowy figure appears and grows larger as it approaches.

Open Book Theatre Presents Spooky Stories In Their Production Of HAUNTED Photo Open Book Theatre Presents Spooky Stories In Their Production Of HAUNTED
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 22, 2020

A man comes to the window.  Behind him, a shadowy figure appears and grows larger as it approaches.

Tune In For The Bainbridge Pod ACCOMPLICE Anytime, Anywhere Photo Tune In For The Bainbridge Pod ACCOMPLICE Anytime, Anywhere
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 22, 2020

Welcome to your new friend in quarantine! BPA's Bainbridge Pod Accomplice is a free podcast featuring a regular series of different plays starring your favorite local performers and directors.

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