A Wonderful Life Revival

Opened: November 12, 2006
Closing: December 17, 2006

A Wonderful Life - 2006 - Milburn, NJ (Regional) History , Info & More

Paper Mill Playhouse
22 Brookside Drive Milburn, NJ 07041

Based on the film It’s a Wonderful Life

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Golden State Pops Orchestra to Present The 2023 HOLIDAY POPS SPECTACULAR! in December by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 25, 2023

Golden State Pops Orchestra will present the 'Holiday Pops Spectacular' on Dec 16, 2023. Enjoy beloved holiday film scores and traditional favorites at the Warner Grand Theatre in San Pedro, CA. Get ticket and event information here!

Capital City Theatre Announces Exciting 2023-24 Season by A.A. Cristi - Sep 21, 2023

Capital City Theatre (CCT) announces its 2023-2024 Season with a kickoff performance from Liza Minelli's former 'Piano Man' and bandleader, Johnny Rodgers.

IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: THE MUSICAL Comes to Fargo Moorhead Community Theatre This Holiday Season by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2023

It’s A Wonderful Life: The Musical comes to Fargo Moorhead Community Theatre this holiday season. Learn more about the musical and find out how to get tickets here!

HartBeat Ensemble Presents Connecticut Premiere Of Kyle Bass Drama POSSESSING HARRIET by A.A. Cristi - Sep 18, 2023

HartBeat Ensemble presents the Connecticut premiere of 'Possessing Harriet,' a Kyle Bass drama. Don't miss this powerful and thought-provoking production.

Young People's Theatre Unveils Fall Season Lineup by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2023

 Young People’s Theatre (YPT) throws open its doors this fall to stages and spaces brimming with a 7-show playbill, a newly re-imagined Drama School experience, and a brand new Indigenous workshop series led by YPT Artistic Director Herbie Barnes. Learn more about the full lineup and find out how to get tickets here!

New Features Planned For The 40th Anniversary Of THE PENNSYLVANIA CHRISTMAS + GIFT SHOW by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2023

For four decades, shoppers have traveled from all over Pennsylvania and neighboring states to shop at one of the country's largest and longest-running Christmas shows. This year's Pennsylvania Christmas + Gift Show, returning to the PA Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg from Wednesday, Nov. 29 through Sunday, Dec. 3, will provide them with an even more memorable experience.

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For English National Opera's PETER GRIMES by Stephi Wild - Sep 11, 2023

All new rehearsal photos have been released for the English National Opera's Peter Grimes  at the London Coliseum. Check out the photos here!

The Conspirators Announce Their 2023 - 2024 Season by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 9, 2023

The Conspirators have announced their 2023-2024 season presenting three original works: Commedia Divinia: It's Worse Than That (November 9 - 19), Ayn Rand's 'It's a Wonderful Life' as Performed by The Conspirators Under the Direction of Diane Feinstein (December 15 - 17) and more. Check out performance information here!

Soulpepper Theatre Presents The World Premiere Of WILDWOMAN, October 5-29 by A.A. Cristi - Sep 7, 2023

Soulpepper Theatre presents the world premiere of WILDWOMAN, a viciously bold and sexy comedy based on the shocking true story that inspired Beauty and the Beast. Written and directed by Kat Sandler, WILDWOMAN features Rosemary Dunsmore, Dan Mousseau, Rose Napoli, Tony Ofori and Gabriella Sundar Singh, and runs from October 5 to 29, 2023 at the Baillie Theatre, Young Centre for the Performing Arts.

THE CARETAKER Comes to The Edge of the Universe Theater by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2023

The Edge of the Universe Theater follows up its 2022 Capital Fringe production of Caryl Churchill’s A Number with the work of another British playwright, Nobel Prize winner Harold Pinter’s THE CARETAKER.

THE THANKSGIVING PLAY Comes to Ensemble Theatre Company in October by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2023

Just in time for the holiday, Ensemble Theatre Company (ETC) presents the first show of its 2023-2024 season, the recent Broadway hit THE THANKSGIVING PLAY, written by Larissa FastHorse and directed by Brian McDonald. 

IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: THE MUSICAL Comes to Fargo Moorhead Community Theatre by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2023

It’s A Wonderful Life: The Musical comes to Fargo Moorhead Community Theatre this holiday season. Performances run November 30 – December 17, 2023.

CYRANO DE BERGERAC Comes to Kansas City Repertory Theatre by Stephi Wild - Aug 29, 2023

Kansas City Repertory Theatre opens its 60th Anniversary 2023-24 season with the timeless passionate tour-de-force, Cyrano de Bergerac, written by Edmond Rostand, freely adapted by Martin Crimp and directed by Associate Artistic Director Nelson T. Eusebio III. Performances run September 5 through 24, 2023, at Spencer Theatre.   

PETER GRIMES Will Open English National Opera 2023/24 Season by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2023

This September, opening the 2023/24 Season at the London Coliseum, the English National Opera (ENO) presents Benjamin Britten’s searing psychological drama, Peter Grimes. David Alden’s production returns for its second revival. Following its premiere in 2009, this production won a South Bank Sky Arts Award in the Opera category.  

TheatreWorks to Present MRS. CHRISTIE West Coast Premiere by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 23, 2023

Join TheatreWorks for the West Coast Premiere of 'Mrs. Christie,' a madcap mystery that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Running from October 4th to 29th, this limited run is not to be missed. Get your tickets today and be prepared for an unforgettable experience.

Single Show Tickets For 2023-2024 North Charleston POPS! Concerts Go On Sale Monday, August 21! by A.A. Cristi - Aug 14, 2023

Single tickets for the North Charleston POPS! 2023 – 2024 season shows will go on sale Monday, August 21 at 10 AM.

Stage Door Theatre Enters its 50th Season by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2023

Stage Door Theatre, a beloved institution in the Dunwoody community, celebrates its 50th Anniversary this year. Since 1973, Stage Door Theatre has captivated audiences with exceptional live theatre, arts education, and community engagement.

Kansas City Repertory Theatre Reveals Cast For CYRANO DE BERGERAC by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 9, 2023

Kansas City Repertory Theatre kicks off its 60th Anniversary Season with the timeless classic Cyrano de Bergerac. Get all the details on the cast and performance dates here.

TOPDOG/UNDERDOG Opens 2023-24 Season at the Gamm by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2023

The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre (The Gamm) launches its 2023-24 season with Topdog/Underdog, Suzan-Lori Parks’ Pulitzer Prize-winning play about brotherly love, sibling rivalry, and surviving the American Dream. The Gamm’s Season 39 opener runs from September 7-October 1.

Feminist Fringe Show Inspired By Roe V. Wade to Open in September by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 6, 2023

The Pecking Order is a live performance event born out of grief and disbelief after the 2022 decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. The piece is inspired by the wife and daughters of the supreme court judge who penned the original opinion, Justice Harry Blackmun. 

Opera San José Launches Season With All-New ROMEO & JULIET by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 5, 2023

Opera San José will launch its 40th anniversary season with an all-new production of Charles Gounod's Romeo and Juliet, directed by OSJ General Director/CEO Shawna Lucey, in her first production since taking the helm of the company. Romeo and Juliet follows on the heels of Lucey's critically acclaimed La Traviata for San Francisco Opera, which is scheduled to be remounted at Los Angeles Opera this fall.

Amy Brenneman to Star in the LA Premiere of THE SOUND INSIDE at Pasadena Playhouse by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2023

Get ready for a captivating experience as Amy Brenneman takes center stage in the LA premiere of 'The Sound Inside' at Pasadena Playhouse. Don't miss this must-see production!

EDINBURGH 2023: Review: CHRISKIRKPATRICKMAS: A BOY BAND CHRISTMAS MUSICAL, Pleasance Courtyard by Natalie O'Donoghue - Aug 3, 2023

A Christmas Carol meets It's A Wonderful Life meets... *NSYNC. It's Christmas Eve 2009: seven years into the world-famous boy band's indefinite 'hiatus', *NSYNC's Chris Kirkpatrick has until midnight to make a wish that could change his life forever. A parody musical featuring 12 original songs and plenty of 90s nostalgia! With music direction by Taylor J Williams (Hamilton, Moulin Rouge!) and sound design by Josh Millican (Six, The Band's Visit).

Music Theater Heritage Announces SWEENEY TODD, LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, And More For 22nd Season by A.A. Cristi - Aug 1, 2023

In perhaps its most ambitious season to date, Music Theater Heritage has announced bold and imaginative programming for its 2024 season. Utilizing three different venues, MTH's 22nd Season highlights stories that orbit around the power of love and the lengths we take to protect it. The season includes Tony Award winners, re-imaginings, original concert productions, and represents some of the most celebrated dramatists, composers, and songwriters of the 20th century. 

Casting Announced For TheatreWorks' 20th Anniversary NEW WORKS FESTIVAL by Blair Ingenthron - Jul 29, 2023

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley has set the casting for its 20th Anniversary New Works Festival, a unique program that offers an extraordinary opportunity for audiences to experience new plays and musicals in their early stages of development.

BETC's THE ROYALE Wins Big at the Henry Awards; Full List of Winners! by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2023

The 2023 Henry Awards were held on July 24, 2023.  Among the big winners of the evening were The Royale from BETC. Check out the full list of winners here!

THE DING DONGS Comes to Gloucester Stage Company by Stephi Wild - Jul 18, 2023

Gloucester Stage Company is excited to announce the highly anticipated opening of THE DING DONGS, a comedic thriller by Cape Cod playwright Brenda Withers and directed by Gloucester Stage's Artistic Director Rebecca Bradshaw. A part lesson in how power evolves and how intimidation works, audiences will have the opportunity to experience this thought-provoking play beginning Friday, August 11, through Friday, August 27, at the Gloucester Stage Company's historic waterfront theater.

Elliot Norton Award-Winning Annette Miller to Return to Shakespeare & Company in GOLDA'S BALCONY by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 17, 2023

Don't miss Annette Miller as she returns to Shakespeare & Company in the iconic role of Golda Meir in Golda's Balcony. Experience the inspiring true story of the Russian immigrant-turned-American school teacher and fourth Prime Minister of Israel. Additional performances have been added, so get your tickets now!

Rob McClure Will Reprise His Role MRS. DOUBTFIRE on Tour Alongside Real-Life Wife Maggie Lakis by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2023

Rob McClure will take his Tony Award-nominated role of Mrs. Doubtfire on the road as the new musical launches its North American Tour this Fall. McClure’s real-life wife, Broadway actress Maggie Lakis, will play Miranda Hillard. 

HONKY TONK ANGELS Comes to Capital Repertory Theatre by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2023

“Honky Tonk Angels,” a musical about three women from diverse backgrounds determined to better their lives via some of the greatest hits of country, begins previews at Capital Repertory Theatre Friday, July 14, opens on Tuesday, July 18 and runs through Sunday, August 20.

THE GOOD DAD (A LOVE STORY) Comes to Edinburgh by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2023

Inspired by real-life events from the 1980s, this haunting family drama will see one actor take on the roles of a mother and her identical twin daughters, Donna and Carol. Nominated for Lead Performance, New Play and Best Director at the Off West End Awards 2021, The Good Dad is presented in association with the charity Victim Support. 

Downtown Cabaret Theatre in Bridgeport, CT Will Have Reduced Season Schedule Due To Sharp Decline In Ticket Sales by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2023

The Downtown Cabaret Theatre has announced a reduced season schedule due to a significant decline in ticket sales following the pandemic.

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey Presents SHIPWRECKED! An Entertainment On The Outdoor Stage by A.A. Cristi - Jun 26, 2023

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey (STNJ) will re-open its ever-popular Outdoor Stage venue on July 5th with Shipwrecked! An Entertainment - The Amazing Adventures of Louis de Rougemont (as Told by Himself) by Donald Margulies.

EDINBURGH 2023: CHRISKIRKPATRICKMAS Q&A by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jun 26, 2023

BWW caught up with Alison Zatta and Valen Shore about bringing Chriskirkpatrickmas to the 2023 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tony Winning Lyricist and Songwriter Sheldon Harnick Dies at Age 99 by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2023

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Sheldon Harnick, lyricist known for Fiddler on the Roof, Fiorello!, She Loves Me, and many more, has died at age 99.

LEAR ALONE Comes to Edinburgh in August by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2023

Using just King Lear's lines from Shakespeare's timeless tragedy to explore themes of loneliness, ageing and homelessness, Lear Alone is a study of one man's vulnerability as he confronts and negotiates a digital world.

Reading Rep Theatre Reveals Details of 2023/24 Season by Stephi Wild - Jun 19, 2023

Reading Rep Theatre has today announced details of their 2023/24 Season, which will go on sale on Monday 19 June at 12pm.

Readings and Special Events Announced for TheatreWorks' 20th Anniversary NEW WORKS FESTIVAL by Blair Ingenthron - Jun 17, 2023

Hundreds of lovers of new theatre will gather this August for an advance look at tomorrow's hits at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's 20th Anniversary New Works Festival. This unique festival returns to Palo Alto's Lucie Stern Theatre with its extraordinary opportunity for audiences to experience new plays and musicals in their early stages of development and see their evolution over multiple performances.

Video: Go Inside Rehearsal for DISNEY'S BEAUTY & THE BEAST at The Muny by Blair Ingenthron - Jun 11, 2023

Check out a sneak peek video of the first day of rehearsal for Disney's Beauty & the Beast at The Muny, starring Ashley Blanchet, Ben Crawford, Claybourne Elder, Ann Harada, and more!

The Muny's DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Announces Full Cast, Design, and Production Teams by Blair Ingenthron - Jun 11, 2023

The Muny has announced its full cast, design and production teams for the Muny family favorite Disney's Beauty and the Beast, June 22 -30.

EDINBURGH 2023: Pick of the Programme - Musicals by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jun 12, 2023

BWW reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue has selected her top ten picks across the festival programme to highlight the shows you really don't want to miss this year!

Salutes to Joni Mitchell and Broadway, and More Set for North Charleston POPS! 2023 - 2024 Season by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2023

The North Charleston POPS! has announced its 2023 – 2024 season concerts. The season features all new shows and something for everyone. See full programming and learn how to purchase tickets!

Alabama Shakespeare Festival Names New Associate Artistic Director by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2023

Alabama Shakespeare Festival Artistic Director Rick Dildine has named Madeleine Lambert to the post of Associate Artistic Director.

IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE Will Be Performed by Joining the Dots Theatre Co in June by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2023

Joining the Dots Theatre Co has announced the premiere season of It’s A Wonderful Life. Inspired by the iconic Hollywood classic film and transported to the stage, this is a production that will charm and surprise. 

Contra Costa Civic Theatre Executive Artistic Director Marilyn Langbehn To Step Down In December 2023 by A.A. Cristi - May 30, 2023

Contra Costa Civic Theatre (CCCT)'s Board of Directors announced that Executive Artistic Director Marilyn Langbehn will depart the East Bay community theater organization at the end of 2023. The Board of Directors has formed a transition committee to begin the search for a new artistic leader.

Young People's Theatre Announces 2023- 24 Season by A.A. Cristi - May 24, 2023

Embarking on its 58th season, Young People's Theatre (YPT) embraces the powerful sense of community – of experiencing a story together – that only live theatre can bring.

Listen: Matthew Scott's THE JESUS YEAR: A LETTER FROM MY DAD Out Now by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2023

PS CLASSICS, the label dedicated to the heritage of Broadway and American popular song, has announced the release of the debut album from actor-singer Matthew Scott, who has been lighting up the Broadway stage since making his debut in Jersey Boys. 

Exclusive: Get a First Listen to Matthew Scott's 'When the Earth Stopped Turning' by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2023

Get an exclusive first listen to Matthew Scott's “When the Earth Stopped Turning” off his upcoming album The Jesus Year: a letter from my dad.

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM is Coming to Portland Center Stage This Summer by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2023

Portland Center Stage will present William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, beginning performances on June 3.

Soulpepper Presents SIZWE BANZI IS DEAD, May 25- June 18 by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2023

Soulpepper Theatre presents the Tony-nominated work by one of South Africa's greatest playwrights, Athol Fugard, in their production of his revolutionary apartheid-era collaboration with John Kani and Winston Ntshona, Sizwe Banzi Is Dead. 



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