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Monty Alexander to Play Jazz Forum in Tarrytown This Weekend Monty Alexander to Play Jazz Forum in Tarrytown This Weekend
by BWW News Desk on October 16, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

The legendary Jamaican piano master Monty Alexander is coming to Jazz Forum (1 Dixon Lane) Tarrytown, NY, this Friday & Saturday, Oct. 20-21 at 7pm & 9pm. (more...)
Legendary Jamaican Piano Master Monty Alexander Coming to Tarrytown's Jazz Forum Legendary Jamaican Piano Master Monty Alexander Coming to Tarrytown's Jazz Forum
by BWW News Desk on October 16, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

The legendary Jamaican piano master, Monty Alexander, will be appearing at Jazz Forum in Tarrytown, NY on Oct. 20-21 at 7pm & 9pm (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 15 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 15
by Audition Roundup on October 15, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 15, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 15 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 15
by Audition Roundup on October 15, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

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...)
Jazz Legend Marlene Verplanck to Perform at Westchester Collaborative Theater Jazz Legend Marlene Verplanck to Perform at Westchester Collaborative Theater
by BWW News Desk on October 14, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

On Today, October 14, Westchester Collaborative Theater will continue its acclaimed Jazz Masters series with jazz and pop legend Marlene Verplanck of whom The New York Times wrote 'She may be the most accomplished interpreter of popular material performing today.' Jazz Journal International Review called her the 'finest canary in captivity' and Downbeat Magazine rated her recently released CD, 'The Mood I'm In' as one of 2016's best - making her the only singer to be included in the prestigious listing. Verplanck will perform at WCT's Black Box performance space for 2 sets at 7:30 and 9:00pm. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Natalie Weiss, Steven Grant Douglas and More in GHOST THE MUSICAL at WPPAC Photo Flash: First Look at Natalie Weiss, Steven Grant Douglas and More in GHOST THE MUSICAL at WPPAC
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

The White Plains Performing Arts Center (WPPAC) presents GHOST THE MUSICAL playing tonight, October 13, through October 29. BroadwayWorld has photos of the starry cast in action below! (more...)
Penguin Rep Theatre to Premiere Lizzie Borden Play FALL RIVER Penguin Rep Theatre to Premiere Lizzie Borden Play FALL RIVER
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

Penguin Rep Theatre, the award-winning professional Equity theatre under the leadership of founding artistic director Joe Brancato and executive director Andrew M. Horn, presents the world premiere of Fall River, a new play by Frederick Stroppel, directed by Mr. Brancato, beginning Today, October 13. (more...)
GHOST THE MUSICAL, Starring Natalie Weiss and Steven Grant Douglas, Opens Tonight at WPPAC GHOST THE MUSICAL, Starring Natalie Weiss and Steven Grant Douglas, Opens Tonight at WPPAC
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

The White Plains Performing Arts Center (WPPAC) presents GHOST THE MUSICAL playing tonight, October 13, through October 29. (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 Rockland / Westchester

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...)
Emelin Theatre Announces Upcoming November Events Emelin Theatre Announces Upcoming November Events
by BWW News Desk on October 12, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

Check out what's coming to Emelin Theatre next month! (more...)
Irvington Town Hall Theater Launches New Playwright Festival Irvington Town Hall Theater Launches New Playwright Festival
by BWW News Desk on October 10, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

The Irvington Town Hall Theater (ITHT) is excited to announce the inaugural year of its ITHT Stage Door Playwright Festival on November 11 and 12. A weekend of original and diverse one-act plays by a varied line-up of outstanding writers, the festival will be broken up into four sessions (two on Saturday and two on Sunday), with each session featuring different playwrights. This festival will be a springboard for playwrights to get their work up on its feet, and a chance for ITHT audiences to participate in the process by talking with the writers and other industry professionals during a Q&A at the end of each session. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 8 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 8
by Audition Roundup on October 08, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 8, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
CLASSY & SASSY Lena Horne Tribute Coming to The Haven CLASSY & SASSY Lena Horne Tribute Coming to The Haven
by BWW News Desk on October 06, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

To celebrate the centennial of a true American treasure - the one and only Lena Horne - Lagond Music presents Julia Breanetta Simpson in Classy & Sassy for two performances on Saturday, October 28 at 5:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. This special event will be held at The Haven, located at 9 Haven Street in Elmsford, NY. (more...)
Jazz Quintet Gerry Malkin Collective to Bring 'Post Bebop' Sound to Westchester Collaborative Theater Jazz Quintet Gerry Malkin Collective to Bring 'Post Bebop' Sound to Westchester Collaborative Theater
by BWW News Desk on October 07, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

On Today, October 7, Westchester Collaborative Theater (WCT) will continue its highly touted Jazz Masters series with the Gerry Malkin Collective, five renowned jazz artists who have been called a 'quintessential... group that plays top-notch music' with pedigrees that 'run deep in the jazz hierarchy.' (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More!
by BWW Special on October 06, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

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 HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! (more...)
Jazz Legend Marlene Verplanck to Perform at Westchester Collaborative Theater Jazz Legend Marlene Verplanck to Perform at Westchester Collaborative Theater
by BWW News Desk on October 04, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

On Saturday, October 14, Westchester Collaborative Theater will continue its acclaimed Jazz Masters series with jazz and pop legend Marlene Verplanck of whom The New York Times wrote 'She may be the most accomplished interpreter of popular material performing today.' Jazz Journal International Review called her the 'finest canary in captivity' and Downbeat Magazine rated her recently released CD, 'The Mood I'm In' as one of 2016's best - making her the only singer to be included in the prestigious listing. Verplanck will perform at WCT's Black Box performance space for 2 sets at 7:30 and 9:00pm. (more...)
Pace Performing Arts Students Collaborate with David Marshall Grant for Reimagined SNAKEBIT Pace Performing Arts Students Collaborate with David Marshall Grant for Reimagined SNAKEBIT
by BWW News Desk on October 04, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

David Marshall Grant's 1998 hit play Snakebit has been reimagined thanks to a collaboration with the Bachelor of Fine Arts Acting students at the School of Performing Arts of the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences at Pace University. (more...)
MERRY CHRISTMAS DARLING: CARPENTERS' CHRISTMAS Announces Holiday Tour Dates MERRY CHRISTMAS DARLING: CARPENTERS' CHRISTMAS Announces Holiday Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk on October 03, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

Merry Christmas Darling: Carpenters' Christmas, the special holiday version of We've Only Just Begun: Carpenters Remembered, the definitive celebration of the seminal brother and sister duo the Carpenters in words and music, is set for a number of performances during winter months. (more...)
Penguin Rep Theatre to Premiere Lizzie Borden Play FALL RIVER Penguin Rep Theatre to Premiere Lizzie Borden Play FALL RIVER
by BWW News Desk on October 03, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

Penguin Rep Theatre, the award-winning professional Equity theatre under the leadership of founding artistic director Joe Brancato and executive director Andrew M. Horn, presents the world premiere of Fall River, a new play by Frederick Stroppel, directed by Mr. Brancato, beginning Friday, October 13. (more...)
JAZZ NIGHT! to Kick Off Hoff-Barthelson Music School's Faculty Concert Series JAZZ NIGHT! to Kick Off Hoff-Barthelson Music School's Faculty Concert Series
by BWW News Desk on October 03, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

Members of Hoff-Barthelson Music School's Jazz Department take the stage to kick off the 2017-2018 Faculty Concert Series on Friday, October 27, 2017, at 7:30 pm with Jazz Night! An evening of improvisations and jazz standards. (more...)
BWW Review: ANNIE GET YOUR GUN at Westchester Broadway Theatre BWW Review: ANNIE GET YOUR GUN at Westchester Broadway Theatre
by Kathryn Kitt on October 02, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

What a treat to be in the audience at Westchester Broadway Theatre's new production of Annie Get Your Gun, written and composed by Irving Berlin. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 1 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 1
by Audition Roundup on October 01, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 1, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Fall at Irvington Town Hall Theater Offers Events For All Ages Fall at Irvington Town Hall Theater Offers Events For All Ages
by BWW News Desk on September 28, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

The Irvington Town Hall Theater (ITHT) kicks off its 2017-'18 season with an exciting line-up that promises something for everyone. The ITHT Commission and theater manager believe that programming should reflect how the community is changing; to that end, ITHT continues to offer an expansive selection of family-friendly events but is also expanding its programming for adults. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More!
by BWW Special on September 29, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

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 BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, A CHORUS LINE, and More! (more...)
Nominations Now Open for the 2017 BroadwayWorld Rockland/Westchester Awards! Nominations Now Open for the 2017 BroadwayWorld Rockland/Westchester Awards!
by BWW News Desk on October 02, 2017 in Rockland / Westchester

Nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2017 BroadwayWorld Regional Awards! Regional productions, touring shows, community theatre and more are all included, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2016 through September 30, 2017. Our local editors have set the categories and now YOU get to nominate and vote for your favorites! Nominations are reader-submitted and will be open through October 31. (more...)