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by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2010
Westport Country Playhouse's popular Script in Hand Series will feature two autumn playreadings, Alan Ayckbourn's hilarious 'Bedroom Farce' on Monday, October 4, 7 p.m., and Noël Coward's bittersweet 'A Song at Twilight' on Monday, November 15, 7 p.m. Tickets to the one-night-only events are $15.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2010
Real stories from 1954-56 Hillsboro, Ohio bring to life the not-so-distant history of school desegregation in the early years of the Civil Rights Movment. The Hillsboro Story weaves spoken word, movement and jazz with a trajectory of school and community outreach.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2010
Mad World Productions announces the World Premiere of 'When It Rains Gasoline ' and the revival of Stephen Belber's acclaimed three-person drama, 'Tape,' directed by Joelle Arqueros, will conclude their run at the Renegade Theatre in Hollywood on August 28.
by Gary Naylor - Sep 19, 2011
Gary Naylor delights in a play full of wit and vim.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2011
Strawdog Theatre Company and newly named Artistic Director, Brandon Bruce, are pleased to announce their 24th Anniversary Season.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2011
Strawdog Theatre Company and newly named Artistic Director, Brandon Bruce, are pleased to announce their 24th Anniversary Season.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2010
Kieran Campion, Mia Dillon and Edward Herrmann will read Noel Coward's bittersweet "A Song at Twilight," part of Westport Country Playhouse's popular Script in Hand Series, on Monday, November 15, 7 p.m.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2010
Westport Country Playhouse's popular Script in Hand Series will feature two autumn playreadings, Alan Ayckbourn's hilarious 'Bedroom Farce' on Monday, October 4, 7 p.m., and Noël Coward's bittersweet 'A Song at Twilight' on Monday, November 15, 7 p.m. Tickets to the one-night-only events are $15.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2010
Lifeline Theatre Artistic Director Dorothy Milne and the artistic ensemble announce their 2010-2011, 28th anniversary season of presenting Big Stories, Up Close. In its award-winning and audience-acclaimed style, Lifeline's 2010-2011 season will feature six popular books onstage, all productions adapted by Lifeline ensemble members. The season will feature sprawling, legendary stories as well as stirring, contemporary titles, as Lifeline retains its reputation for fresh, imaginative interpretations of well-loved classics and embraces the challenge and excitement of modern, thought-provoking works.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2011
Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the world premiere of Mike Reiss' comedy I'm Connecticut, December 1 - 10 in the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre, Storrs.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2011
Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the world premiere of Mike Reiss' comedy I'm Connecticut, December 1 - 10 in the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre, Storrs.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2010
Real stories from 1954-56 Hillsboro, Ohio bring to life the not-so-distant history of school desegregation in the early years of the Civil Rights Movment. The Hillsboro Story weaves spoken word, movement and jazz with a trajectory of school and community outreach.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2010
Lifeline Theatre presents a world premiere adaptation of Wilkie Collins' The Moonstone, by Lifeline Theatre ensemble member Robert Kauzlaric, directed by Lifeline Theatre ensemble member Paul S. Holmquist.
by Joseph Harrison - Nov 18, 2010
Christmas is officially in the air at the Center for Puppetry Arts and with the holiday season's pending arrival comes the Center's upcoming holiday show, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer™. Faithfully adapted and directed by the Center's Artistic Director, Jon Ludwig, the production is the first of its kind and is officially licensed through Character Arts LLC. Based on the beloved 1964 stop-motion animated special, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer™ provides the audience with the opportunity to experience the timeless tale of Rudolph and his misfit friends in a whole new way: live on stage! I recently had the privilege of talking with Jon about his career in puppetry (and with the Center) and this exciting new holiday production.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2010
Du jeudi 18 au samedi 20 novembre 10, Entrée libre - réservation conseillée, En anglais, irlandais et français
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2011
Lifeline Theatre Artistic Director Dorothy Milne and the artistic ensemble announce their 2010-2011, 28th anniversary season of presenting Big Stories, Up Close. In its award-winning and audience-acclaimed style, Lifeline's 2010-2011 season will feature six popular books onstage, all productions adapted by Lifeline ensemble members. The season will feature sprawling, legendary stories as well as stirring, contemporary titles, as Lifeline retains its reputation for fresh, imaginative interpretations of well-loved classics and embraces the challenge and excitement of modern, thought-provoking works.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2011
Lifeline Theatre Artistic Director Dorothy Milne and the artistic ensemble announce their 2010-2011, 28th anniversary season of presenting Big Stories, Up Close. In its award-winning and audience-acclaimed style, Lifeline's 2010-2011 season will feature six popular books onstage, all productions adapted by Lifeline ensemble members. The season will feature sprawling, legendary stories as well as stirring, contemporary titles, as Lifeline retains its reputation for fresh, imaginative interpretations of well-loved classics and embraces the challenge and excitement of modern, thought-provoking works.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2011
Lifeline Theatre presents a world premiere adaptation of Wilkie Collins' The Moonstone, by Lifeline Theatre ensemble member Robert Kauzlaric, directed by Lifeline Theatre ensemble member Paul S. Holmquist. The Moonstone, an Indian diamond steeped in a history of violence and mysticism, is stolen from Rachel Verinder's bedroom, and no one in her household is above suspicion. Join an unforgettable collection of liars, lovers, addicts and outcasts as they struggle to uncover the truth and reclaim the stone before its curse destroys them all. This thrilling mystery, regarded as the first detective novel in the English language, is re-imagined for the Lifeline stage by the award-winning adaptor and director of The Island of Dr. Moreau and Neverwhere. The Moonstone closes March 27, 2011 at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood Ave. (free parking and shuttle; see below).
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2011
A cast of Broadway veterans will converge on a small Kansas town April 13 to perform a new musical comedy by Sheldon Harnick, co-creator of "Fiddler on the Roof."
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2011
Phoenix Rising Productions has announced the West Coast premiere of Tennessee & Anna, a play by Franco D'Alessandro, directed by Anthony Caldarella. A guest production at the Odyssey Theatre in West Los Angeles featuring multi-award-winners Morlan Higgins and Karen Kondazian, Tennessee & Anna begins previews on April 5, and opening is set for Saturday, April 9 at 8pm. Performances will continue through May 29.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2010
The Ross Valley Players takes a bow and celebrates its 80th Anniversary in June. The theater company has planned a special anniversary event Sunday, June 27, 2010 featuring buffet, wine and beverages, entertainment, raffle and silent auction. Tickets are available at $28.80 per person.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2010
The game is afoot! Master sleuth Sherlock Holmes and trusty sidekick Dr. Watson unlock the mystery of The Hound of the Baskervilles this summer at Central Square Theater, directed by Thomas Derrah of the American Repertory Theater.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2011
Strawdog Theatre Company and newly named Artistic Director, Brandon Bruce, are pleased to announce their 24th Anniversary Season.
by - Jun 11, 2010
BWW Reader Feedback for 6/11/10.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2010
MAD WORLD PRODUCTIONS Producers Nicolas Read and Joelle Arqueros Present THE WORLD PREMIERE OF When it Rains Gasoline by Jason D. Martin Directed by Joe Filippone
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2010
The game is afoot! Master sleuth Sherlock Holmes and trusty sidekick Dr. Watson unlock the mystery of The Hound of the Baskervilles this summer at Central Square Theater, directed by Thomas Derrah of the American Repertory Theater. Featuring three actors taking on more than a dozen roles, this laugh-out-loud farce, by Steven Canny and John Nicholson, was a hit in both London and Lenox (Shakespeare & Company). The Hound of the Baskervilles plays at Central Square Theater from Thursday, July 22 through Sunday, August 22. The press opening is set for Saturday, July 24, 2010 at 8 PM.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2010
With only 5 days to go, New Millennium Theatre Company is using the Chase Community Giving Facebook Campaign as a unique way to involve its fans and supporters in the theatre is produces. NMTC has lived by the standard 'creating theatre we want to see' since their over a decade ago. Now, this popular and cult culture-oriented theatre is opening it's programming up to its audience and putting its money where its mouth is; literally. NMTC is tying the newly created Cult Culture Audience Choice Award to the Chase Community Giving Campaign. By voting for New Millennium on the Chase Community Giving page, a person can also cast a vote for a favorite TV show or movie that he or she would like to see performed live, onstage. If New Millennium receives enough votes for the Chase campaign to get on the list of the top 200 organizations, it will produce the top rated show/film in its signature innovative parody style and those who voted for the winning show will receive personal invitations to the opening performance.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2010
Mad World Productions presents the World Premiere of 'When It Rains Gasoline,' written by Jason D. Martin, chronicling the massive emotional insecurities and social compromises of a group of Columbine-generation teens, navigating the treacherous waters of adolescence. Directing is Jason D. Martin. The production is produced in tandem with Stephen Belber's acclaimed three-person drama, 'Tape,' directed by Joelle Arqueros. The productions open Friday, July 23 at the Renegade Theatre in Hollywood. When it Rains Gasoline performs at 7pm, followed by Tape at 8:30pm.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2011
The U.S. Mint will keep the 10 Double Eagle coins, which could be worth more than $75 million, following a federal jury decision this week in Philadelphia- unless reversed on appeal. Smithsonian Channel will rebroadcast a one-hour special that investigates the history of the 1933 Double Eagles which are widely considered America's most valuable and beautiful coins. HUNT FOR THE DOUBLE EAGLE will air Monday, July 25 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2010
Mad World Productions presents the World Premiere of 'When It Rains Gasoline,' written by Jason D. Martin, chronicling the massive emotional insecurities and social compromises of a group of Columbine-generation teens, navigating the treacherous waters of adolescence. Directing is Jason D. Martin. The production is produced in tandem with Stephen Belber's acclaimed three-person drama, 'Tape,' directed by Joelle Arqueros. The productions open Friday, July 23 at the Renegade Theatre in Hollywood. When it Rains Gasoline performs at 7pm, followed by Tape at 8:30pm.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2010
The game is afoot! Master sleuth Sherlock Holmes and trusty sidekick Dr. Watson unlock the mystery of The Hound of the Baskervilles this summer at Central Square Theater, directed by Thomas Derrah of the American Repertory Theater. Featuring three actors taking on more than a dozen roles, this laugh-out-loud farce, by Steven Canny and John Nicholson, was a hit in both London and Lenox (Shakespeare & Company). The Hound of the Baskervilles plays at Central Square Theater from Thursday, July 22 through Sunday, August 22. The press opening is set for Saturday, July 24, 2010 at 8 PM.
by TV News Desk - Jul 21, 2011
The U.S. Mint will keep the 10 Double Eagle coins, which could be worth more than $75 million, following a federal jury decision this week in Philadelphia- unless reversed on appeal. Smithsonian Channel will rebroadcast a one-hour special that investigates the history of the 1933 Double Eagles which are widely considered America's most valuable and beautiful coins. HUNT FOR THE DOUBLE EAGLE will air Monday, July 25 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2010
RACE, 'the topical detective story' (New York Times) that 'sizzles with energy' (The Wall Street Journal), written and directed by David Mamet is now playing its final weeks on Broadway at the Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th St.). This new cast is playing their limited run through Saturday, August 21st at 8:00 pm (reaching its 297th performance). Tickets to the show can be purchased by visiting Telecharge.com or calling 212-239-6200.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2010
Mad World Productions presents the World Premiere of 'When It Rains Gasoline,' written by Jason D. Martin, chronicling the massive emotional insecurities and social compromises of a group of Columbine-generation teens, navigating the treacherous waters of adolescence. Directing is Jason D. Martin. The production is produced in tandem with Stephen Belber's acclaimed three-person drama, 'Tape,' directed by Joelle Arqueros. The productions open Friday, July 23 at the Renegade Theatre in Hollywood. When it Rains Gasoline performs at 7pm, followed by Tape at 8:30pm.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2010
Lifeline Theatre is proud to announce two new members of its artistic ensemble: Chris Hainsworth and Christopher M. Walsh.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2010
MAD WORLD PRODUCTIONS Producers Nicolas Read and Joelle Arqueros Present THE WORLD PREMIERE OF When it Rains Gasoline by Jason D. Martin Directed by Joe Filippone
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2011
Lifeline Theatre presents a world premiere adaptation of Wilkie Collins' The Moonstone, by Lifeline Theatre ensemble member Robert Kauzlaric, directed by Lifeline Theatre ensemble member Paul S. Holmquist.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2011
Lifeline Theatre Artistic Director Dorothy Milne and the artistic ensemble announce their 2010-2011, 28th anniversary season of presenting Big Stories, Up Close. In its award-winning and audience-acclaimed style, Lifeline's 2010-2011 season will feature six popular books onstage, all productions adapted by Lifeline ensemble members. The season will feature sprawling, legendary stories as well as stirring, contemporary titles, as Lifeline retains its reputation for fresh, imaginative interpretations of well-loved classics and embraces the challenge and excitement of modern, thought-provoking works.
by Michael Mulhern - Feb 18, 2011
'A Soldier's Play' is more than a detective story: it is a tough, incisive exploration of racial tensions and ambiguities among blacks and between blacks and whites that gives no easy answers and assigns no simple blame.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2010
Lifeline Theatre Artistic Director Dorothy Milne and the artistic ensemble announce their 2010-2011, 28th anniversary season of presenting Big Stories, Up Close. In its award-winning and audience-acclaimed style, Lifeline's 2010-2011 season will feature six popular books onstage, all productions adapted by Lifeline ensemble members. The season will feature sprawling, legendary stories as well as stirring, contemporary titles, as Lifeline retains its reputation for fresh, imaginative interpretations of well-loved classics and embraces the challenge and excitement of modern, thought-provoking works.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2010
Mad World Productions announces the World Premiere of 'When It Rains Gasoline ' and the revival of Stephen Belber's acclaimed three-person drama, 'Tape,' directed by Joelle Arqueros, will conclude their run at the Renegade Theatre in Hollywood on August 28.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2010
Mad World Productions presents the World Premiere of 'When It Rains Gasoline,' written by Jason D. Martin, chronicling the massive emotional insecurities and social compromises of a group of Columbine-generation teens, navigating the treacherous waters of adolescence. Directing is Jason D. Martin. The production is produced in tandem with Stephen Belber's acclaimed three-person drama, 'Tape,' directed by Joelle Arqueros. The productions open Friday, July 23 at the Renegade Theatre in Hollywood. When it Rains Gasoline performs at 7pm, followed by Tape at 8:30pm.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2010
The game is afoot! Master sleuth Sherlock Holmes and trusty sidekick Dr. Watson unlock the mystery of The Hound of the Baskervilles this summer at Central Square Theater, directed by Thomas Derrah of the American Repertory Theater.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2010
RACE, 'the topical detective story' (New York Times) that 'sizzles with energy' (The Wall Street Journal), written and directed by David Mamet is closing Saturday, August 21st at 8:00 pm (reaching its 297th performance).
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2010
Mad World Productions presents the World Premiere of 'When It Rains Gasoline,' written by Jason D. Martin, chronicling the massive emotional insecurities and social compromises of a group of Columbine-generation teens, navigating the treacherous waters of adolescence. Directing is Jason D. Martin. The production is produced in tandem with Stephen Belber's acclaimed three-person drama, 'Tape,' directed by Joelle Arqueros. The productions open Friday, July 23 at the Renegade Theatre in Hollywood. When it Rains Gasoline performs at 7pm, followed by Tape at 8:30pm.
by - Aug 21, 2010
BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 8/21/2010.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2010
RACE, 'the topical detective story' (New York Times) that 'sizzles with energy' (The Wall Street Journal), written and directed by David Mamet will end its extended run on Broadway at the Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th St.) on Saturday, August 21st at 8:00 pm.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2011
Phoenix Rising Productions has announced the West Coast premiere of Tennessee & Anna, a play by Franco D'Alessandro, directed by Anthony Caldarella. A guest production at the Odyssey Theatre in West Los Angeles featuring multi-award-winners Morlan Higgins and Karen Kondazian, Tennessee & Anna begins previews on April 5, and opening is set for Saturday, April 9 at 8pm. Performances will continue through May 29.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2011
A cast of Broadway veterans will converge on a small Kansas town April 13 to perform a new musical comedy by Sheldon Harnick, co-creator of "Fiddler on the Roof."