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Alvin Theatre (New York, NY)
250 W. 52nd St.

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Set firmly in, and often about, New York, Company follows five married, once married, or soon to be married couples and their mutual friend, Robert, a 35-year old bachelor who has been unable to connect in a long-term relationship. Bobby observes the less than ideal aspects of commitment. But, eventually, learns that while relationships aren't perfect, they are a necessary part of "Being Alive." Includes the songs "Getting Married Today," "The Ladies Who Lunch," and "Being Alive."



Opening on Broadway in 1970 and running 705 performances, garnering 14 Tony Award Nominations, and winning 6 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Book, Best Score, Best Lyrics. Revived on Broadway in 1995 running for 60 performances garnering 2 Tony Nominations. Revived again in 2006 running 246 performances garnering 3 Tony Nominations and winning for Best Revival of a Musical.


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Liza Pulman Moves Show Downstairs for Disabled Access Patrons
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Singer and comedienne Liza Pulman (one third of Fascinating Aida) was performing her Everything's Coming Up Roses at The Watermark Theatre in Ivy Bridge last night, Thursday 21 September, when the lift to the first floor theatre broke, meaning over a dozen disabled access patrons might not get to attend. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

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MISERY to Take the Stage in Stephen King's Hometown
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Penobscot Theatre Company will present William Goldman's chilling dramatization of Stephen King's Misery, a Maine premiere. The production will run October 12 through November 5 at the Bangor Opera House, in the heart of Stephen King's hometown. (more...)

Linda Eder, Sleeping Beauty, Elvis Show and More Set for THE CENTER's 2017-18 Season in Coral Springs
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

THE CENTER, formerly known as the Coral Springs Center for the Arts, is launching a music-packed 2017-18 season next month with an exciting, diverse, audience-wowing array of concerts, shows and events. (more...)

Photo Flash: Ophelia's Jump Presents THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED)
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, Jess Winfield, directed by Caitlin Lopez, will run at Ophelia's Jump Studio: September 22, 23, 29, 30 & October 6, 7 at 8pm; September 24 & October 1 at 4pm; and October 7 at 3pm. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

2017 IT Awards Announce Four Honorary Award Recipients
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

On Monday, September 25, 2017, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 13 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, will present four honorary awards along side the 26 awards for outstanding achievement in theatre. (more...)

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Harris Theater Welcomes New President and CEO, Patricia Barretto
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

The Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance announced today the appointment of Patricia Barretto as its new Alexandra C. and John D. Nichols President and Chief Executive Officer Endowed Chair, effective immediately. (more...)

Rusty Schwimmer to Star in Return of HELLCAB at The Agency Theater Collective
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

The Agency Theater Collective announces the Chicago holiday classic Hellcab, starring Rusty Schwimmer, written by Will Kern and directed by The Agency's Managing Director Sommer Austin playing at the Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., November 11 December 17. (more...)

Matthew Broderick Among Presenters for 2017 IT Awards
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

On Monday, September 25, 2017, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 13 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, will present four honorary awards along side the 26 awards for outstanding achievement in theatre. Just announced, Tony winner Matthew Broderick will present the Outstanding Musical Award alongside fellow presenters Charles Busch, Angel Desai, Lane Harwell, David Pittu and Jennifer Van Dyck. (more...)

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Theatre Under The Stars Mourns Founder Frank M. Young
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Frank M. Young, founder of Theatre Under The Stars, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 20. (more...)

ORHub (ORHB) Announces COO Leave of Absence
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

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The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry to Present 'PUPPET SURVIVAL' Panel
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

As part of the 2017 Fall Puppet Forum Series, the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut will present a discussion with Bonny Hall and Jamie Keithline of Crabgrass Puppet Theatre and Liz Joyce from Long Island's Goat on a Boat Puppet Theatre titled Puppet Survival: The Art of Producing and Performing Puppet Shows on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the Ballard Institute Theater, located at 1 Royce Circle in Storrs Center. (more...)

Photo Flash: Intense First Look at John Douglas Thompson in HAMLET at American Conservatory Theater
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) kicks off its 2017-18 season with William Shakespeare's tragic masterpiece, Hamlet (September 20-October 15, 2017). Obie Award winner and 2017 Tony Award nominee (Best Featured Actor in a Play, Jitney; Satchmo at the Waldorf, A.C.T.) John Douglas Thompson leads a stellar cast of beloved Bay Area actors in Shakespeare's ghostly tale of revenge, palace intrigue, and madness. Press night for Hamlet will be held on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a first look at Thompson and the Company in action below! (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

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Joe Bonamassa to Return to King Center Next Spring
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Grammy-nominated blues-rock guitar icon, Joe Bonamassa, is returning to the King Center in support of his latest studio solo album, Blues of Desperation,' on Tuesday, May 8, 8 p.m. Tickets (starting at $103.25, inclusive of fees) go on sale Friday, September 29 at Noon. (more...)

MCC Theater Extends Transgender-Themed CHARM Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

MCC Theater has announced the extension by popular demand of the acclaimed transgender-themed play Charm - inspired by the real-life story of Miss Gloria Allen. (more...)

Brandon Bennett to Star in ELVIS: MY WAY at the Playhouse @ Westport Plaza
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Artists Lounge Live presents ELVIS: MY WAYdebuting in St. Louis at the Playhouse @ Westport Plaza November 2-5. (more...)

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Bid for Tickets to DEAR EVAN HANSEN and More at Arena Stage's Live Wine Auction
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Arena Stage will host a live wine auction on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at the Mead Center for American Theater (1101 Sixth St., SW). The wine auction is helmed by event co-chairs Judith N. Batty, Arena Stage board chair, and board member Sandra E. Taylor. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at SOUVENIR at Walnut Street Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Walnut Street Theatre's 2017-2018 Independence Studio on 3 season opens with Broadway's tribute to a woman of song, SOUVENIR, A FANTASIA ON THE LIFE OF FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS. Written by Stephen Temperley and directed by Debi Marcucci, the production continues through October 15th. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

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by Marina Kennedy - Sep 22, 2017

MakiMaki has recently opened on 6th Avenue, between 55th and 56th Streets, offering premium Japanese rolls to the delight of sushi lovers. Stop by this stylish eatery for the finest sushi rolls, hand rolls and beverages. Tempting menu items are made right before your eyes using the freshest ingredients, perfectly prepared and presented. (more...)

Cirque du Soleil's OVO Extends at London's Royal Albert Hall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Cirque Du Soleil's OVO today announced the addition of an extra three weeks at London's Royal Albert Hall due to overwhelming demand. A colourful celebration of nature and co-existence, OVO will make its UK debut in the iconic London venue from 7 January - 4 March 2018. (more...)

Broadway's M. BUTTERFLY Adds Special Preview with Prime Seats for Students
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Broadway audiences have another opportunity to see this fall's most anticipated production! David Henry Hwang's Tony Award-winning play, M BUTTERFLY, directed by Julie Taymor and starring Clive Owen, has added an additional performance on Saturday, October 14 at 2pm. (more...)

Shows at Goodman, Victory Gardens, Drury Lane, Steppenwolf and More Set for Chicago Theatre Week 2018
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Chicago Theatre Week (#CTW18), an annual celebration of the rich tradition of theatre-going in Chicago, will take place February 8 18, 2018, spanning a week and two full weekends. (more...)

Leanne Cabrera Joins ROMANCE OF THE WESTERN CHAMBER as Jessica Wu Leaves for Broadway's MISS SAIGON
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Romance of the Western Chamber, the musical adaptation (in English) of the fabled Chinese classic Xi Xiang Ji, which opened last Saturday, September 16 at TADA! (located at 15 W. 28th Street, 3rd Floor), will welcome Signature Theatre alum Leanne Cabrera (Emotional Creature) to the Company. (more...)

The Joffrey Ballet Named Resident Dance Company at the Lyric Opera House
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Lyric Opera of Chicago and The Joffrey Ballet today announced that Joffrey will become the resident dance Company at the Lyric Opera House (20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago) at the start of the 2020/21 Season. (more...)

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Theatre World Mourns The Passing Of Theatre Under The Stars And 5th Avenue Theatre Founder, Frank M. Young
by David Green - Sep 22, 2017

Frank M. Young, 77, the founder of Houston's Theatre Under The Stars, Seattle's 5th Avenue Musical Theatre Company, and the New York-based National Alliance for Musical Theatre, died Wednesday in Palm Springs, California. Young directed the activities of TUTS from its inception in 1968 until his retirement in 2006. For two years in a row he was named by the national Theatre Week magazine as one of the 100 most powerful people in American theatre. (more...)

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Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Kieron Barry's TOMORROW IN THE BATTLE at Theater 511
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Stripped Scripts presents the NYC Premiere of Kieron Barry's Tomorrow in the Battle, directed by Tana Sirois (The Last Eden with Dirt contained Theatre Company) at Theater 511 (511 West 54th Street between 10th and 11th Avenue), October 11-28 with performances Monday through Thursday at 7pm, Friday at 7pm & 10pm, and Saturday at 3pm & 7pm. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast below! (more...)

Victory Gardens & Emerald City Theatre Announce 'Play Pals' Workshop Dates
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Victory Gardens Theater and Emerald City Theatre will continue to provide Play Pals, a theater experience for the whole family, throughout the 2017-2018 Season. During designated matinees, children ages 4-11 will engage in critically-acclaimed theater education workshops from Emerald City Theatre while their parents attend performances at Victory Gardens Theater. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

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BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - A CLOCKWORK ORANGE
by Ken Fallin - Sep 22, 2017

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his latest illustration, featuring Jonno Davies in A CLOCKWORK ORANGE. (more...)

Odyssey Opera Continues 'TRIAL BY FIRE: JOAN OF ARC' Season with L'ASSEDIO DI CALAIS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

One of the nation's most innovative opera companies, Odyssey Opera, continues Trial by Fire: Joan of Arc and the Hundred Years' War, a season-long exploration of operatic works inspired by martyr, saint, and military leader Joan of Arc (1412-1431). (more...)

MSA Safety Takes Fall Protection to New Heights
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

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Greenwich Theatre Triumphs at Edinburgh Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

NUMEROUS four and five-star reviews; the possibility of follow-up tours; a writer and an actor signing up with two different agencies; a show offered a month's run in New York, another winning a coveted award from The Scotsman newspaper and a third being considered by two publishers Greenwich Theatre's team came away triumphant from the Edinburgh Festival with all sorts of fringe benefits. (more...)

PlayGround Comes to Berkeley Repertory Theatre and Potrero Stage
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

PlayGround's 24th season begins October 16, 2017 and runs through June 17, 2018 in Berkeley and San Francisco. The Season opens October 16, 2017 - March 19, 2018 in Berkeley with its acclaimed Monday Night PlayGround staged reading series at Berkeley Repertory Theatre. In the spring, PlayGround's season continues with the PlayGround Festival of New Works from May 10-June 17, 2018 at San Francisco's Potrero Stage, the Company's newly-renovated home. A highlight of this year's PlayGround Festival are premieres of two PlayGround commissioned full-length plays: SCAPEGOAT by William Bivins and BRIGHT SHINING SEA by Julianne Jigour, both originally developed at the 2016 Festival. (more...)

Evil Witches Squelch Children at the Lewis Family Playhouse!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

City Staff have reported an unusual sight around the halls of the Lewis Family Playhouse. Normal-seeming women have been seen squelching unsuspecting children, who then seem to disappear forever. In some instances, instead of being squelched, children have been rumored to be transformed into other creatures, including mice! Staff urges all patrons to the Playhouse and the Library to be vigilant and to purchase tickets to MainStreet Theatre Company's production of Roald Dahl's The Witches, opening October 14th and running through October 29th. (more...)

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Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at English National Ballet's ROMEO AND JULIET
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Returning to Bristol in its 40th anniversary year, Rudolf Nureyev's Romeo & Juliet will be performed by English National Ballet at the Bristol Hippodrome (21-25 November) following critically acclaimed performances in London. Scroll down for a look at the dancers in action! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Houston Ballet's MAYERLING at The Hobby Center
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Due to Hurricane Harvey, Houston Ballet is unable to perform the opening two productions at the Company's home venue. However, Houston Ballet is pleased to report that select performances of fall programming have been rescheduled at THE HOBBY CENTER - SAROFIM HALL. For a limited time from September 22-24 at The Hobby Center, Houston Ballet presents Sir Kenneth MacMillan's Mayerling, and will be the first North-American Company to perform this compelling production. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the show below! (more...)

GI Film Festival San Diego to Preview THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE Film
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Organizers of the third annual GI Film Festival San Diego (Oct. 18-22) announce a special preview screening of Thank You for Your Service on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at Regal Carlsbad 12 (2501 El Camino Real). (more...)

FOX Orders GORDON RAMSAY'S 24 HOURS TO HELL & BACK
by TV News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

FOX has picked up the all-new unscripted series GORDON RAMSAY'S 24 HOURS TO HELL & BACK. Produced by Studio Ramsay, the new eight-episode series will feature Ramsay going through hel (more...)

SITI Company Expands Actor-Training Program with Evening Classes and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

This autumn, SITI Company, the internationally acclaimed theater ensemble led by Co-Artistic Directors Anne Bogart, Leon Ingulsrud and Ellen Lauren, is expanding its actor-training program by offering evening classes and an expanded master class series. (more...)

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