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Island Theatre's 8th Annual Ten-Minute Play Festival Runs August 16 & 17 At BPA Photo Island Theatre's 8th Annual Ten-Minute Play Festival Runs August 16 & 17 At BPA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2019

In its eighth iteration, Island Theatre brings to the stage ten of the best short plays penned by Kitsap County playwrights for a three day festival of live performances at Bainbridge Performing Arts. The plays have been selected from over sixty submissions by a blind judging panel of theatre professionals. Plays will be helmed by ten local directors and cast with over two dozen local actors.

Set Sail For Paradise With MAMMA MIA! at BPA Photo Set Sail For Paradise With MAMMA MIA! at BPA
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2019

Set sail for paradise May 3 - 19 on Bainbridge Island. The story-telling magic of ABBA's timeless songs propels this hilarious story of a young woman's search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale of love, laughter, and friendship unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. Join us for an unforgettable show featuring a mother, a daughter, three possible dads, and a trip down the aisle you'll never forget!

Photo Flash: Sixth Annual Island Theatre's Ten-Minute Play Festival Opens 8/18 Photo Photo Flash: Sixth Annual Island Theatre's Ten-Minute Play Festival Opens 8/18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Ten original plays. Three shows. Two days. Island Theatre presents its Sixth Annual Ten-Minute Play Festival featuring local playwrights at Bainbridge Performing Arts on August 18 and 19. Out of 57 submissions from established and emerging Kitsap County playwrights, ten were selected by a jury of theatre professionals for production by Island Theatre directors and actors: "Bloody Mary" by Aleks Merilo, "Flight of the Valkyrie" by Noah Barfield, "Gel Us" by Paige Zubel, "Jellyfish Apocalypse" by Karen Polinsky, "Lessons Learned" by Jenny Weaver, "Memories of an American Occupation" by Paul Lewis, "Moving On" by Caroline Smith, "Of a Feather" by Wendy Wallace, "Roadsides" by Betsy Dorfman, and "Spreadsheet Me" by Jeffrey Brown.

Photo Flash: First Look at AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, Opening Tonight at Bainbridge Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

Bainbridge Performing Arts (BPA) presents AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, running tonight, March 17, through April 2. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below!

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of BPA's AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

Bainbridge Performing Arts (BPA) presents AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, running March 17 - April 2. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in character below!

Misery Loves Family! BPA to Present AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

Bainbridge Performing Arts (BPA) presents AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, running March 17 - April 2.

MARY POPPINS Flies in for the Holidays at BPA Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2015

Everyone's favorite practically-perfect nanny swoops in for a Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure at Bainbridge Performing Arts, December 4 - 20. Disney & Cameron Mackintosh's MARY POPPINS is an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs (A Spoonful of Sugar, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, Chim Chim Cher-Ee, and more), breathtaking dance numbers, and astonishing stagecraft.

Photo Flash: BPA's MARY POPPINS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2015

Everyone's favorite practically-perfect nanny swoops in for a Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure at Bainbridge Performing Arts December 4 - 20. Check out photos from the show below!

MARY POPPINS Flies in for the Holidays at BPA, 12/4-20
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2015

Everyone's favorite practically-perfect nanny swoops in for a Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure at Bainbridge Performing Arts, December 4 - 20. Disney & Cameron Mackintosh's MARY POPPINS is an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs (A Spoonful of Sugar, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, Chim Chim Cher-Ee, and more), breathtaking dance numbers, and astonishing stagecraft.