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by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2009
Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Director; Jeffory Lawson, Managing Director) is proud to announce casting for the New York and world premieres of a double bill of one-act plays from Atlantic's founder.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2009
A teen boy's strange fascination with horses sets the stage for high drama in 'Equus,' to be presented by PinnWorth Productions at Mercer County Community College's Kelsey Theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2009
There will be plenty of mystery, romance, action, danger and laughter on the stage of Beavercreek Community Theatre when the BCT Children's Theatre presents 'Sherlock Holmes.'
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2010
Tremont's resident theatre company, convergence-continuum, continues its 2010 season at the Liminis theatre with the Ohio premiere of DARK RIDE, a convoluted, phantasmagoric and strangely comic tale by Len Jenkin.
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2010
Strawdog Theatre Company is proud to announce their 23rd anniversary season of presenting 'the whole wide world in a little black box,' with three main stage plays focusing on the theme ‘Extraordinary Matters.'
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2010
Strawdog Theatre Company concludes their 22nd season with Bertolt Brecht's classic The Good Soul of Szechuan, translated by David Harrower, directed by Strawdog Artistic Associate Shade Murray, April 25 - May 29 at Strawdog Theater, 3829 N. Broadway Street.
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2010
RACE, 'the topical detective story' (New York Times) that 'sizzles with energy' (The Wall Street Journal), written and directed by David Mamet will play its 200th performance on Saturday, May 29th at 8:00 pm. RACE, which recouped early in the spring, is the longest running play of the season.
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 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 - May 21, 2010
Tremont's resident theatre company, convergence-continuum, continues its 2010 season at the Liminis theatre with the Ohio premiere of DARK RIDE, a convoluted, phantasmagoric and strangely comic tale by Len Jenkin.
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2010
The New York Times is reporting that Eddie Izzard will take over for James Spader in RACE beginning on June 21st. This now completes the new cast along with Afton C. Williamson and Dennis Haysbert along with Richard Thomas who will remain with the show.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2010
The producers of RACE have announced that Afton C. Williamson, who made her Broadway debut in Joe Turner's Come and Gone, will take over the role of 'Susan' from Kerry Washington, beginning Tuesday, June 15th. Williamson made a striking impression on the creative team when, as understudy, she replaced Kerry Washington the one night Kerry missed a performance, due to a previous obligation to go to the White House as part of the President's national Arts Council.
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2010
With film noir intrigue and big band jazz, City of Angels combines an old-fashioned detective story with Hollywood glamor in a hilarious musical comedy like you've never seen before!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2010
A Red Orchid Theatre Artistic Director Kirsten Fitzgerald announces the extension of Mike Leigh's Abigail's Party, directed by Shade Murray and featuring A Red Orchid Ensemble Members Kirsten Fitzgerald, Danny McCarthy, Mierka Girten and Larry Grimm, with Natalie West. The hit production now runs through April 25, 2010, at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2010
With film noir intrigue and big band jazz, City of Angels combines an old-fashioned detective story with Hollywood glamor in a hilarious musical comedy like you've never seen before!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2010
The Village Players present 'Earth and Sky' by Douglas Post thru March 27, 2010.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2010
Strawdog Theatre Company concludes their 22nd season with Bertolt Brecht's classic The Good Soul of Szechuan, translated by David Harrower, directed by Strawdog Artistic Associate Shade Murray, April 25 - May 29 at Strawdog Theater, 3829 N. Broadway Street.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 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 - Mar 2, 2010
RACE, the critically acclaimed new play, written and directed by DAVID MAMET, starring JAMES SPADER, DAVID ALAN GRIER, KERRY WASHINGTON and RICHARD THOMAS, will play its 100th performance on Wednesday, March 3rd at 8:00.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2010
The Village Players present 'Earth and Sky' by Douglas Post from March 12 to 27, 2010.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2010
A Red Orchid Theatre Artistic Director Kirsten Fitzgerald announces the extension of Mike Leigh's Abigail's Party, directed by Shade Murray and featuring A Red Orchid Ensemble Members Kirsten Fitzgerald, Danny McCarthy, Mierka Girten and Larry Grimm, with Natalie West. The hit production now runs through April 25, 2010, at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2010
This lost masterpiece of pornography was recently discovered in a woodworking shop of a Beverly Hills dentist. June Crenshaw (Kristen Bell) was known as the 'sex kitten' of the Supreme Court.
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.
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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 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 - Jan 5, 2010
EUROPEAN PREMIERE by Michael Healey, Directed by Eleanor Rhode. Designed by Kim Alwyn-Blotting and Aimee Sajjan-Servaes.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2010
Beowulf Alley Theatre's Old Time Radio Theatre presents an exciting series of live presentations of old radio shows from the golden age at the theatre, 11 South 6th Avenue (Downtown between Broadway and Congress) in the first and third week of each month. Performances are at 7 p.m. (this is a change from the originally announced 6:30 p.m. performance time).
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2010
EUROPEAN PREMIERE by Michael Healey, Directed by Eleanor Rhode. Designed by Kim Alwyn-Blotting and Aimee Sajjan-Servaes.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2010
Wind-Up Productions and the Asia Society, in association with the Baryshnikov Arts Center and Pamela Lubell, are proud to present the U.S. Premiere of The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, an interdisciplinary, multimedia theatrical production based on the internationally acclaimed novel by Haruki Murakami, one of Japan's most celebrated writers.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2010
A Red Orchid Theatre closes its 2009-2010 season with Abigail's Party, written by Mike Leigh and directed by Shade Murray. The production will run February 12 - March 28, 2010 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells. Press opening is February 15, 2010 at 7:00 PM.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2010
Wind-Up Productions and the Asia Society, in association with the Baryshnikov Arts Center and Pamela Lubell, are proud to present the U.S. Premiere of The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, an interdisciplinary, multimedia theatrical production based on the internationally acclaimed novel by Haruki Murakami, one of Japan's most celebrated writers.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2010
A Red Orchid Theatre closes its 2009-2010 season with Abigail's Party, written by Mike Leigh and directed by Shade Murray. The production will run February 12 - March 28, 2010 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells. Press opening is February 15, 2010 at 7:00 PM.
by Gabrielle Sierra - Jan 11, 2010
Tanya O'Debra's 1940's radio detective spoof Radio Star is the ideal comedic one-woman show. Short and sweet, bawdy and hilarious, this performance reminds us why we must always appreciate the off-off theater scene. Set deep in the mystery of New York City, the audience watches (well, listens) as O'Debra narrates the episode of 'The Case of the Long-Distance Lover'.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2010
The Village Players present 'Earth and Sky' by Douglas Post from March 12 to 27, 2010.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2010
A Red Orchid Theatre closes its 2009-2010 season with Abigail's Party, written by Mike Leigh and directed by Shade Murray. The production will run February 12 - March 28, 2010 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells. Press opening is February 15, 2010 at 7:00 PM.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2010
A Red Orchid Theatre closes its 2009-2010 season with Abigail's Party, written by Mike Leigh and directed by Shade Murray. The production will run February 12 - March 28, 2010 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells. Press opening is February 15, 2010 at 7:00 PM.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2009
Wind-Up Productions and the Asia Society, in association with the Baryshnikov Arts Center and Pamela Lubell, are proud to present the U.S. Premiere of The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, an interdisciplinary, multimedia theatrical production based on the internationally acclaimed novel by Haruki Murakami, one of Japan's most celebrated writers.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2009
EUROPEAN PREMIERE by Michael Healey, Directed by Eleanor Rhode. Designed by Kim Alwyn-Blotting and Aimee Sajjan-Servaes.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2009
Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Director; Jeffory Lawson, Managing Director) is proud to announce casting for the New York and world premieres of a double bill of one-act plays from Atlantic's founder. TWO UNRELATED PLAYS BY DAVID MAMET: KEEP YOUR PANTHEON AND SCHOOL, directed by Neil Pepe, will feature the ensemble cast of Jeffrey Addiss, Michael Cassidy, Steven Hawley, J.J. Johnston, Jordan Lage, Brian Murray, Rod McLachlan, John Pankow, Jonathan Rossetti, Jack Wallace and Todd Weeks.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2010
A Red Orchid Theatre Artistic Director Kirsten Fitzgerald announces the extension of Mike Leigh's Abigail's Party, directed by Shade Murray and featuring A Red Orchid Ensemble Members Kirsten Fitzgerald, Danny McCarthy, Mierka Girten and Larry Grimm, with Natalie West. The hit production now runs through April 25, 2010, at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2010
Strawdog Theatre Company concludes their 22nd season with Bertolt Brecht's classic The Good Soul of Szechuan, translated by David Harrower, directed by Strawdog Artistic Associate Shade Murray, April 25 - May 29 at Strawdog Theater, 3829 N. Broadway Street.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2010
A Red Orchid Theatre Artistic Director Kirsten Fitzgerald announces the extension of Mike Leigh's Abigail's Party, directed by Shade Murray and featuring A Red Orchid Ensemble Members Kirsten Fitzgerald, Danny McCarthy, Mierka Girten and Larry Grimm, with Natalie West. The hit production now runs through April 25, 2010, at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2010
With film noir intrigue and big band jazz, City of Angels combines an old-fashioned detective story with Hollywood glamor in a hilarious musical comedy like you've never seen before!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2010
With film noir intrigue and big band jazz, City of Angels combines an old-fashioned detective story with Hollywood glamor in a hilarious musical comedy like you've never seen before!