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PICT Classic Theatre Sets ROMEO AND JULIET in 1930s Little Italy PICT Classic Theatre Sets ROMEO AND JULIET in 1930s Little Italy
by BWW News Desk on October 21, 2017 in Pittsburgh

PICT's main stage season will open with William Shakespeare's ROMEO AND JULIET on October 21st, 2017 at WQED's Fred Rogers Studio in Oakland; the very studio that hosted the production of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood from 1968 to 2001. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Pittsburgh - Week of 10/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Pittsburgh - Week of 10/20/2017
by BWW on October 20, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/20/2017 for Pittsburgh (more...)
NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - THE MUSICAL to Take Over Pittsburgh This Month NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - THE MUSICAL to Take Over Pittsburgh This Month
by BWW News Desk on October 20, 2017 in Pittsburgh

'They're coming to get you Barbra!' The 1968 George Romero Classic Zombie film has been turned into a jukebox musical. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/20 - THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKY BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/20 - THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKY BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more!
by BWW Special on October 20, 2017 in Pittsburgh

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKT BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more! (more...)
Pittsburgh CLO Seeks Coordinators for 2018 Gene Kelly Awards Pittsburgh CLO Seeks Coordinators for 2018 Gene Kelly Awards
by BWW News Desk on October 18, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Applications are now being accepted for college sophomores, juniors and seniors to coordinate the 2018 Pittsburgh CLO Gene Kelly Awards. Two candidates are being sought to work in tandem on this program. The internship placement will run January 3 June 8, 2018. (more...)
BWW Review: It's Roctober at the Benedum with SCHOOL OF ROCK BWW Review: It's Roctober at the Benedum with SCHOOL OF ROCK
by Dylan Shaffer on October 19, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Washed up and slowly approaching middle age, rocker Dewey Finn (Rob Colletti) is living on his best friend's couch, stuck in his glory days in a college band. He finds himself strapped for cash and soon devises a plan to win the Battle of the Bands, enlisting, of course, the famous School of Rock band, which is comprised of prep school children rocking gnarly licks on the guitar, riffing vocal solos, and pounding drum beats. (more...)
VIDEO: See The Cast of XANADU In Rehearsals At Pittsburgh CLO! VIDEO: See The Cast of XANADU In Rehearsals At Pittsburgh CLO!
by BWW News Desk on October 17, 2017 in Pittsburgh

XANADU runs at Pittsburgh CLO through December 7! See the cast in rehearsals! (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 15 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 15
by Audition Roundup on October 15, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 15, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
The Jester's Guild to Stage Ken Ludwig's THE THREE MUSKETEERS The Jester's Guild to Stage Ken Ludwig's THE THREE MUSKETEERS
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in Pittsburgh

The Jester's Guild presents Ken Ludwig's adaptation of the Alexander Dumas classic, The Three Musketeers. Directed by Derek Lynch, with fight direction by Tonya Lynn, the swashbuckling escapades of main character d'Artagnian and the titular three Musketeers are at the forefront of an exciting adventure in 17th century France. Their exploits will be center stage at the New Hazlett Theater in four showings, October 13-15, 2017. (more...)
Bricolage Partners with Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh for Immersive Show DODO Bricolage Partners with Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh for Immersive Show DODO
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Named one of '7 Companies Producing Groundbreaking Immersive Theater' by Backstage.com, Bricolage Production Company has been pushing the boundaries of the traditional audience-performance relationship since its nationally acclaimed production, STRATA, in 2012. (more...)
Photo Flash: It's Magic! Get a First Look at XANADU at Pittsburgh CLO Photo Flash: It's Magic! Get a First Look at XANADU at Pittsburgh CLO
by BWW News Desk on October 12, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh CLO presents the Pittsburgh premiere of XANADU, tonight, October 12, through December 17 at the CLO Cabaret. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More!
by BWW Special on October 13, 2017 in Pittsburgh

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! (more...)
off the WALL productions to Present I WON'T BE IN ON MONDAY off the WALL productions to Present I WON'T BE IN ON MONDAY
by BWW News Desk on October 12, 2017 in Pittsburgh

off the WALL productions welcomes the long-awaited return of writer/actor Anne Stockton and director Austin Pendleton (The Speed Queen - 2012), in collaboration once again, to present its season opener, 'I Won't Be In On Monday,' written and performed by Stockton. (more...)
Olivia Vadnais and Reed Allen Worth Will Skate Into Pittsburgh CLO in XANADU; Cast Announced! Olivia Vadnais and Reed Allen Worth Will Skate Into Pittsburgh CLO in XANADU; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk on October 12, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh CLO has announced the cast of the Pittsburgh premiere of XANADU, October 12-December 17 at the CLO Cabaret. (more...)
XANADU, UP AND AWAY and More Slated for 2017-18 CLO Cabaret Series XANADU, UP AND AWAY and More Slated for 2017-18 CLO Cabaret Series
by BWW News Desk on October 12, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh CLO has announced the 2017-2018 CLO Cabaret Series featuring the Pittsburgh premieres of a newly imagined version of cult film-turned Tony Award-nominated hit, XANADU; the world premiere of UP AND AWAY, a brand-new show discovered through Pittsburgh CLO's New Musicals Weekend this past April; titillating and funny farce PERFECT WEDDING; and Off-Broadway comedy, MEN ARE FROM MARS - WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS LIVE! (more...)
PICT Classic Theatre Sets ROMEO AND JULIET in 1930s Little Italy PICT Classic Theatre Sets ROMEO AND JULIET in 1930s Little Italy
by BWW News Desk on October 11, 2017 in Pittsburgh

PICT's main stage season will open with William Shakespeare's ROMEO AND JULIET on October 21st, 2017 at WQED's Fred Rogers Studio in Oakland; the very studio that hosted the production of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood from 1968 to 2001. (more...)
Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company Presents the Musical Theatre Classic, KISS ME, KATE Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company Presents the Musical Theatre Classic, KISS ME, KATE
by BWW News Desk on October 10, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Point Park University's Conservatory Theatre Company presents Kiss Me, Kate, a classic American musical about romance, comedy, and all of the shenanigans that go into making a musical. With a sweeping score and jazzed-out dance numbers, this is a pivotal show that defined the Golden Age of musicals and even won the first-ever Tony Award for Best Musical in 1949. (more...)
BWW Review: EQUUS Isn't Horsing Around at Pittsburgh Public BWW Review: EQUUS Isn't Horsing Around at Pittsburgh Public
by Greg Kerestan on October 10, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Peter Shaffer's genre-busting psychodrama gets a bracing production, featuring a revelatory change of pace by Daniel Krell. (more...)
JASON&JULIA Launches Momentum Reading Series Tonight at City Theatre JASON&JULIA Launches Momentum Reading Series Tonight at City Theatre
by BWW News Desk on October 09, 2017 in Pittsburgh

City Theatre is launching a new play reading series tonight with four events scheduled for the 2017-18 season. The readings are free, open to the public, and will be followed by post-show discussions with the cast and playwright. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 8 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 8
by Audition Roundup on October 08, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 8, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 8 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 8
by Audition Roundup on October 08, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 8, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Photo Flash: Pittsburgh Opera presents TOSCA Photo Flash: Pittsburgh Opera presents TOSCA
by BWW News Desk on October 06, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Opera opens its 79th season with Puccini's powerful Tosca, at the Benedum Center October 7th -15th. (more...)
NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - THE MUSICAL to Take Over Pittsburgh This Month NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - THE MUSICAL to Take Over Pittsburgh This Month
by BWW News Desk on October 06, 2017 in Pittsburgh

'They're coming to get you Barbra!' The 1968 George Romero Classic Zombie film has been turned into a jukebox musical. (more...)
Pittsburgh Opera to Present Puccini's TOSCA This Fall Pittsburgh Opera to Present Puccini's TOSCA This Fall
by BWW News Desk on October 07, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Opera opens its 79th season with Puccini's powerful Tosca, at the Benedum Center October 7th -15th. (more...)
Artists Across the Country Respond to Anti-Immigration Measures Artists Across the Country Respond to Anti-Immigration Measures
by BWW News Desk on October 06, 2017 in Pittsburgh

Some artists say that getting in touch with one's own roots can help Americans find more empathy in their hearts when the situation is tense and anti-immigrant sentiment is at its highest in the history of modern times. (more...)