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Bug - 2004 - Off-Broadway


Barrow Street Theatre

(New York, NY)
27 Barrow Street
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020
Steppenwolf unveiled today the programming lineup for its first-ever virtual stagea?"Steppenwolf NOW featuring breakthrough stories written by some of America's most talented voices. Steppenwolf NOW will be accessible to a global audience with Virtual Memberships available for purchase beginning mid-September.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020
Ensemble Theatre's Stagewright's Unit kicks off the first Monday night as part of its 10 minute Play Reading Series via Zoom, streamed LIVE on Ensemble Theatre's Facebook page!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020
The Jeff Awards has announced the nominees for the 52nd annual awards for theater excellence that include 142 theater artists across 30 artistic and technical categories. The awards will be presented in an online program on Monday, November 9, 2020 at 7:00PM.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020
The Theater Bug Presents STORIES_: An Original Instagram Musical Web Series portraying intimate narratives uniquely shared by children and teens through a complex 2020.
by TV News Desk - Sep 15, 2020
Deadline reports that David Hyde Pierce has replaced actor Tom Hollander in the upcoming HBO Max Julia Child drama series.
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2020
Podcast Exclusive: The Theatre Podcast With Alan Seales: Samantha Pauly 'I am a firm believer that you are always where you are meant to be in this moment.'
by Shari Barrett - May 27, 2020
This Spotlight focuses on Mike Blaha, Co-Founder of Fringe Management, a company that has produced an incredible assortment of shows for both the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and Hollywood Fringe Festival. Listen in as he shares his insights on how the Coronavirus pandemic has affected both this year, especially since the shutdown occurred just as the Edinburgh event had begun.
by Gary Naylor - May 20, 2020
Gabriel Lumsden, a BA Music and Drama student, was approaching the end of his first year at Manchester University when the country was locked down. He talks to BWW about what he has done since and what the future holds for students embarking on a very uncertain journey.
by BWW Staff - May 18, 2020
Designed with our readers in mind, we've made a number of exciting visual updates to the website so that you get more news and original content, a better message board experience, and important updates on industry trends and so much more.
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2020
Crumbling roofs, bug-infested walls and rotted floors are no match for HGTV's popular mother/daughter duo Mina Starsiak Hawk and Karen E Laine in the new season of HGTV's Good Bones, premiering Tuesday, June 9, at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
The Theater Bug, a non-profit theater group dedicated to inspiring young people to create community and build confidence through educational experiences in the performing arts, is premiering a new musical written and produced by teenagers living in quarantine in Nashville.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020
Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce that Richard Kind will host this year's 29th Annual Summer Gala, A Starry Night, which will be streamed online on and other live stream platforms on Wednesday, July 22, at 8 p.m., with a red carpet preshow beginning at 7:30 p.m.
by Natasha Ashley - Jun 26, 2020
Syracuse's Redhouse Arts Center is back at it again bringing theater to audiences virtually with their now streaming production of the world premiere of the virtual sequel Still Waiting a Play Created for Zoom by Marc Palmieri and wonderfully directed by Hunter Foster. The play is of course part II of Waiting For the Host, which made its streaming debut at Virtual Redhouse on May 28, 2020. The sequel Still Waiting began streaming on Thursday, June 25, 2020 and is available for viewing through June 29, 2020.
by Krista Garver - Jun 26, 2020
Portland Center Stage recently joined Play at Home, a national theatre project where playwrights write short plays for us non-actor folks to perform at home. PCS commissioned four plays from local playwrights as part of the project. The scripts can all be downloaded on the PCS website, and two of them have videos of actors reading the scripts.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2020
Creative Youth, a charity based in Kingston upon Thames, South West London, is launching a digital arts festival for young people in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020
Steppenwolf Theatre Company announced its 2020/21 Reset Season today featuring a truncated four play lineup (originally six plays) with flexible dates to allow for greater agility in the time of COVID-19, accompanied with a robust slate of original virtual programming.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2020
Walt Disney World has announced what attractions, entertainment, and shopping experiences will be available when the theme parks begin to reopen.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2020
Andre De Shields has penned a powerful original piece, called 'dating in armageddon'. Read the piece in full, below.
by TV News Desk - Jun 16, 2020
Top 10 cable network HGTV, which reaches more than 37 million viewers per month, will light up summer with returning favorite series that feature real estate, renovation and design superstars along with a fresh cache of new series that bring back familiar faces - and it all starts in primetime this month.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 12, 2020
The one and only Lucie Arnaz chats with Stephen Mosher about everything from quarantine to Broadway, including health and fitness and Gay Pride.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020
Redhouse Arts Center's Virtual Redhouse will present the World Premier of another online play, Still Waiting, which is the sequel to Waiting for the Host which Redhouse recently produced and streamed. Both these comedy/dramas are written by playwright Marc Palmieri and designed specifically for online performance.
by Christine Swerczek - Jun 11, 2020
I could rave on and on about how fun it was to be outside the Omaha Community Playhouse enjoying the hits of Buddy Holly as only Billy McGuigan and his band can do. So I will.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2020
Michael Smerconish will have his first-ever television special aired for one hour on CNN this Saturday July 11 at 10 p.m. 'Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Talking' was taped live on May 19, 2020 at the historic Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, Pennsylvania.
by Student Blogger: Michael Bailey - Jul 7, 2020
Musical Theatre hasn't always been my first love. Hell, I saw my first show when I was twelve-ish, which is relatively late in a a?oetheatre person'sa?? life.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2020
On this day, we're wishing a very happy birthday to the star of the current Broadway revival of All My Sons, Tracy Letts!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2020
While all Bay Area theatres are currently dark as we near almost half a year in quarantine, the new ensemble of artists at Our Digital Stories have begun work on an updated form of theatre: brand new works written specifically for a virtual format, that act as a hybrid between a play and a short film.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2020
Today marks the start of Leo season! Which Broadway stars' birthdays fall under the Leo zodiac sign?
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2020
Executive Director Jay Pastucha and Associate Artistic Director Stephen Smith announce a special one night event. Oil Lamp Theater's next production, the charming Bad Dates by Theresa Rebeck will be streamed in a drive in movie format one night only. After the premiere, this filmed production will be available for at-home viewing from August 8-23 (Thursdays-Sundays). 
by Stephi Wild - Jul 16, 2020
Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! On July 15, he chatted with Anthony Veneziale, Aneesa Folds, and Chris Sullivan of Freestyle Love Supreme!
by TV Scoop - Jul 16, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of SHARK TANK, airing on ABC on Friday, July 31, 2020!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2020
Author Camilla Chance has announced the promotion of her YA paranormal fantasy, Melissa & Kasho. Set in 1958- 59 Florence Italy, a shy girl Melissa learns confidence and self-respect from her soulmate, Kasho, an Indigenous male spirit from lightyears away.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
Rave reviews have been coming in from children attending the June virtual sessions of Theatre Jacksonville's Creative Connectivity for Kids summer theater arts camp.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2020
Deep in an enchanted forest, four young lovers brawl over each other's affections, a troop of actors prepare for the opportunity of a lifetime, while mischievous sprites play tricks on them all.
by TV News Desk - Aug 7, 2020
Freeform's 3-Day Disney Weekends are a Disney fan’s dream come true! Freeform will air beloved classics from Disney's Moana and Disney's Wreck-It Ralph to The Princess Diaries and everything in between. Fans can spend time with their favorite Disney characters during movie marathons every Friday, Saturday and Sunday all month long.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020
This Fall, when many middle and high school students would normally be rehearsing for school plays or enjoying drama class, stages at many schools will be left dark due to concerns around student and teacher health. With theater and dance at the center of so many children's world, The Stagedoor Manor saw an opportunity to help students scratch that theater bug itch even when schooling moves digital.
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Aug 3, 2020
Today's episode features stage and screen star Kelly AuCoin who discusses his path to the industry. 'It's hard for me to remember exactly when I caught the bug... it feels to a certain extent that it has always been with me,' he explains. 
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2020
The Big Data Show, reshaped to a purely digital form, will be presented in Scottish schools this September. Originally scheduled as a live show for June 2020, The Big Data Show was cancelled in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2020
Shadow Star, a mobile app specializing in one-on-one mentoring sessions, is excited to announce their next Masterclass with Broadway's Nic Rouleau! The one-day masterclass will take place virtually over Zoom on Saturday, September 12th, 2020 from 1:00-3:30pm EST.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2020
'Blue Peter' legend Peter Duncan - a critically acclaimed Panto Dame, Writer and DIrector - is planning his biggest and best a?oeHere's One I Made Earliera?? challenge.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2020
This Is the Year will be the first-ever, interactive, virtual movie premiere on August 28th. Directed by David Henrie, with his longtime friend Selena Gomez signing on as Executive Producer, the one-night-only event brings the two former co-stars of Wizards of Waverly Place back together after the TV series' ending in 2012.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 16, 2020
Looking for something new to read while staying inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 more of our favorite books on acting! 
by Erica Miner - Aug 14, 2020
the exquisite voice, dramatic stage presence and winning personality of this Grammy-nominated artist have garnered kudos throughout the opera world
by TV News Desk - Apr 9, 2020
No matter what happens in this world, the sun will always rise and set—a comforting and reassuring fact that mxmtoon's new EP dawn embraces with astounding clarity. 
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020
During this time when productions all over the world have been put on pause, we are coming together to celebrate plays that have left their mark on theater history. This week we will be focusing on the plays of Tracy Letts. Today's play, Bug!
by Shari Barrett - Apr 24, 2020
With the current theatre world on hiatus, I have created a Spotlight Series on Broadway World which features interviews with some of the many talented artists who make our Los Angeles theatre community so exciting and vibrant thanks to their ongoing contribution to keeping the Arts alive in the City of the Angels. And just like all of us, I wondered how they are dealing with the abrupt end of productions in which they were involved. This Spotlight focuses on Dana Weisman, a musical theatre actor who longs to get back on the stage and entertain audiences as soon as possible!
by TV News Desk - Apr 23, 2020
mxmtoon's new dawn EP is out today unveiling an exciting new chapter for the 19-year-old singer/songwriter. On dawn we see Maia expand her sonic world, embracing lush soundscapes and pulsing beats.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2020
Ramin Karimloo has shared a video of himself singing 'Music of the Night' accompanied by Joe Kwon, the cellist in The Avett Brothers, and more!
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 14, 2020
MAC Award winner Ricky Ritzel isn't just sitting around at home - he's taking this time to learn, to create... and to binge-watch British detective shows.