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Woodside Community Theatre Presents MY FAIR LADY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2018

Woodside Community Theatre ("WCT") is proud to present My Fair Lady, music by Frederick Loewe with lyrics and book by Alan Jay Lerner, based on George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion. (more...)

City Lit Theater Announces Celebration Of 'Banned Books' Week
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018

City Lit Theater Company, in association with the American Library Association's Office of Intellectual Freedom, will again present BOOKS ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK, a celebration of BANNED BOOK WEEK, September 23 - 29, 2018, at various locations in and around Chicago. (more...)

Full Casting Announced For The National Theatre's Production Of NINE NIGHT At The Trafalgar Studios
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018

The National Theatre have today announced the full cast for Nine Night, Natasha Gordon's critically acclaimed play which will transfer from the National Theatre to the Trafalgar Studios on 1 December 2018 (press night 6 December) in a co-production with Trafalgar Theatre Productions. Natasha Gordon will take the role of Lorraine in her debut play, for which she has recently been nominated for the Best Writer Award in The Stage newspaper's 'Debut Awards'. She is joined by Oliver Alvin-Wilson (Robert), Michelle Greenidge (Trudy), also nominated in the Stage Awards for Best West End Debut, Hattie Ladbury (Sophie), Rebekah Murrell (Anita) and Cecilia Noble (Aunt Maggie) who return to their celebrated NT roles, and Karl Collins (Uncle Vince) who completes the West End cast. (more...)

Adam Thomas, Jake Wood And Charlie Brooks To Star Alongside Simon Lipkin In NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL For Select UK Dates Only
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018

The producers of the smash-hit 'NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL', are thrilled to announce the return of Simon Lipkin as the hilarious 'Mr Poppy' after delighting critics and audiences in the show last year. He will play the role for the entire run opening at The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry on 23 October and finishing at the Eventim Apollo in London on 31 December. Full tour dates and casting details below. (more...)

Local Children Set to Sparkle and Shine in NATIVITY THE MUSICAL at the Belgrade Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018

Following a series of open auditions taking place across the summer, the producers of Nativity! The Musical have now officially revealed the local children who will sparkle and shine in the show, both at home in Coventry and out on tour. (more...)

Shakespeare Festival St. Louis Announces Cast for Inaugural 'In the Works' Productions
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018

Ben Nordstrom and Kari Ely will play opposite one another in "Into the Breeches!," the headlining production of Shakespeare Festival St. Louis' new program titled, In the Works, set for Oct. 28 through Nov. 24, at the Grandel Theatre. Written By George Brant and directed by Nancy Bell, the month-long, ticketed production is the culmination of the Festival's 2018 season. (more...)

Critically Acclaimed Game Of Thrones Live Concert Experience Featuring Ramin Djawadi Kicks Off Tonight At Key Arena In Seattle, WA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2018

 The critically acclaimed Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience featuring Ramin Djawadi will kick off tonight at Key Arena in Seattle. The tour will bring the world of Westeros to arenas across North America this fall, making stops in numerous cities such as San Jose, Los Angeles, Chicago, New York City, and Boston before concluding on October 14th at Air Canada Centre in Toronto. The tour will give fans the opportunity to watch in wonder as famed composer Ramin Djawadi leads a touring group of soloists alongside a traveling orchestra and choir performing music from all seven seasons of the iconic, Emmy® Award-winning HBO series. The Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience featuring Ramin Djawadi will include new music and footage from Season 7, as well a new custom stage design and mesmerizing visuals courtesy of state of the art video technology. For tickets and a complete list of dates, please visit HERE. (more...)

Festival Ballet Providence School Year Begins With New Director
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2018

Festival Ballet Providence School has begun its 2018-2019 academic year and entered a new chapter in its history with Vilia Putrius as its new director. A leading dancer with Festival Ballet Providence for 11 seasons, Putrius was appointed School Director last month, taking over for Mary Ann Mayer who stepped down to pursue another opportunity in dance education. (more...)

MATILDA, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, and More Set For Drury Lane 2019/20 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2018

Drury Lane Theatre announces the complete lineup of its 20192020 season, including two award-winning Regional Theatre premieres-the imaginative Matilda, based on the beloved novel by Roald Dahl, and the beautifully captivating Gershwin musical An American in Paris. The thrilling season also includes the revival of the exhilarating The Color Purple, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel; the magical musical for all ages Mary Poppins; and Agatha Christie's edge-of-your-seat murder mystery And Then There Were None. The season runs April 2018-March 2019 at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. (more...)

I LOVE YOU, AMERICA, HARROW, and More are Available on Hulu in September
by TV News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

New on Hulu this September includes 'I Love You, America,' 'Harrow,' 'Flower,' 'Daphne & Velma' and more. Below is the list of all titles available on Hulu this month. (more...)

Old Red Lion Theatre Announces Autumn/Winter Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

The Old Red Lion Theatre has announced its autumn/winter season, which includes seven new plays. The London pub theatre also sees the return of the annual London Horror Festival, which has been extended to four weeks due to popular demand. (more...)

Jamie Lloyd Company Presents New Season PINTER AT THE PINTER
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

Marking the 10th anniversary of the revered playwright's death, Pinter at the Pinter features all Pinter's short plays, alongside a selection of his poems and sketches. (more...)

Shakespeare Theatre Co Names Simon Godwin Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

The Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC) today announces the appointment of Simon Godwin as its next Artistic Director. Godwin, currently the Associate Director at the National Theatre of Great Britain (NT), previously served as Associate Director of London's Royal Court Theatre and Associate Director at the Bristol Old Vic in the United Kingdom. He will succeed Michael Kahn, who has been at the helm of STC since 1986. (more...)

Brief 9/5: Cher Talks THE CHER SHOW, and More
by Stephanie Wild - Sep 5, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: Cher discusses her hopes for The Cher Show, and more! (more...)

BWW Preview: Same Time, This Year - I'd Still Rather Be at Opera Philadelphia's Festival O18
by Richard Sasanow - Sep 5, 2018

You can't accuse Opera Philadelphia's O18 Festival--running September 20-30 at various city venues--of being predictable. But no one would chastise you if you were to think: How do you follow-up what seems like a once-in-a-lifetime event, last year's O17? Well, as Monty Python used to say, 'And now for something completely different...' (more...)

Jenne Vath And Steven Hauck Join Cast Of THE DRAGON GRISWYND At This Summer's Dream Up Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

Jenne Vath and Steven Hauck join the cast of THE DRAGON GRISWYND, Carrie Robbins' playful and poignant fairy tale for all ages. The one-act will have its world premier in the Community Space Theater at The Theater for the New City, Crystal Field (Artistic Director), as part of the 2018 Dream Up Festival, committed to wide-ranging, original theatrical visions. THE DRAGON GRISWYND is based on a story by RD Robbins. (more...)

Photo Flash: Rubicon Theatre Presents the World Premiere of I DIG ROCK & ROLL MUSIC
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Rubicon Theatre presents the World Premiere of I DIG ROCK & ROLL MUSIC which opens this Saturday, September 1 at 7:00 p.m. at Rubicon Theatre, 1006 E. Main Street in Ventura's Downtown Cultural District. A co-production with Laguna Playhouse, the event continues through September 16 at Rubicon Theatre and runs September 19 through 23 at Laguna. (more...)

Misty Copeland to Open 2018 Dance Magazine Awards
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Misty Copeland will open the 61st annual Dance Magazine Awards. The evening will honor Ronald K. Brown, Lourdes Lopez(presented by Darren Walker), Crystal Pite, and Michael Trusnovec (presented by Patrick Corbin). A special Leadership Award will be presented to Nigel Redden. Since 1954 the Dance Magazine Awards have recognized outstanding men and women whose contributions have left a lasting impact on dance. This year's Awards will take place on Monday December 3, 2018 at The Ailey Citigroup Theater at 7:30pm. (more...)

Sutton Foster Will Lead Roundabout's One-Night-Only Benefit Performance of MY ONE AND ONLY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Roundabout Theatre Company will present a Benefit Musical Performance of My One and Only, the award-winning musical comedy by Peter Stone and Timothy S. Mayer with music and lyrics By George and Ira Gershwin. Two-time Tony Award winner Sutton Foster will return to Roundabout as 'Edythe Herbert' for one night only! (more...)

Great Performances to Premiere AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, and More of 'Broadway's Best'
by TV News Desk - Sep 25, 2018

Great Performances presents more of the Great White Way's brightest stars with a new "Broadway's Best" lineup premiering Fridays, November 2-23 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). Returning for a second year, this fall's lineup includes the beloved musicals "An American in Paris The Musical" and Rodgers & Hammerstein's "The Sound of Music," as well as documentaries about the making of John Leguizamo's Tony-nominated play "Latin History for Morons" and 21-time Tony-winning director and producer Harold Prince. All programs will be available to stream the following day via and PBS apps. (more...)

Further Casting Announced For PINTER AT THE PINTER
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2018

An exciting group of theatre stars have joined The Jamie Lloyd Company's Pinter at the Pinter season, which began its unprecedented celebration of Harold Pinter this month, featuring all the Nobel Prize winning playwright's short plays. (more...)

Geva's 2018-2019 Season Continues With THURGOOD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2018

Geva Theatre Center presents Thurgood, By George Stevens, Jr. and directed by Lou Bellamy, in the Elaine P. Wilson Stage from October 16 through November 18. (more...)

Brief 9/24: First Look at WICKED's New Stars, and More!
by Stephanie Wild - Sep 24, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: get a first look at Jessica Vosk and Ryan McCartan in Wicked, and more! (more...)

San Francisco Playhouse Announces Post-Show Discussion Series at Christopher Chen's YOU MEAN TO DO ME HARM
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2018

San Francisco Playhouse invites audiences to join the conversation with expert-led discussions following performances of Christopher Chen's world premiere play You Mean to Do Me Harm. Guest speakers will include Frank H. Wu, George Kich, Dr. Leslie E. Wong, and Lee Mun Wah. (more...)

HBO Renews THE DEUCE for Third and Last Season
by TV News Desk - Sep 21, 2018

HBO renews “The Deuce” for a third and final season, according to Variety. (more...)

BWW Review: BLOOD WEDDING, Omnibus Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Sep 21, 2018

Lorca's masterpiece transported and updated to present day London, but retaining its power to shock as it lays bare the souls of men and women. (more...)

by Patrick Michael Kelly - Sep 21, 2018

CCT closes it's rockin' season opener while Town and VST get their seasons rolling with some classic musicals! (more...)

Germinal Stage Announces Its 45th Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2018

Germinal Stage will present a 3-show season, in residence, at the John Hand Theater, 7653 E 1st Place on the Colorado Free University Lowry Campus. Performances are Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:00 p.m. (more...)

San Francisco Playhouse Presents YOU MEAN TO DO ME HARM
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2018

San Francisco Playhouse kicks off its 2018/19 Mainstage series-the theater's 16th season presenting diverse and dynamic works-with Christopher Chen's You Mean to Do Me Harm, which was originally commissioned by the Playhouse and premiered in its Sandbox Series last season. Bill English will direct. (more...)

Encompass New Opera Theatre Presents World Premiere Of Anna Christie, With Music By Edward Thomas At Baruch Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2018

Encompass New Opera Theatre will present the World Premiere of Anna Christie with music by Edward Thomas, set to a libretto by Joseph Masteroff, with 12 performances beginning on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 8pm and running through Sunday, October 21, 2018, at the Baruch Performing Arts Center (at 55 Lexington Avenue, entrance on 25th Street, between Lexington and Third Avenues) in Manhattan. (more...)

Museum Of Art And Design At Mdc Presents The Exhibition 'Superflex: We Are All In The Same Boat'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2018

Museum of Art and Design (MOAD) at Miami Dade College (MDC) will present SUPERFLEX: We Are All in the Same Boat, the first large-scale exhibition of the critically acclaimed Danish collective SUPERFLEX in the United States. On view in the Museum's newly renovated facility at MDC's Freedom Tower in downtown Miami, the exhibition will focus on the group's humorous and playfully subversive installations and films that deal with the economy, financial crisis, corruption, migration, and the possible consequences of global warming. SUPERFLEX: We Are All in the Same Boat will be on view from Nov. 15 through April 21, 2019. (more...)

BWW Review: Springhouse Theatre's MARY POPPINS Features Strong Leading Performances
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 15, 2018

Despite some opening night technical problems, inconsistent sound issues and a lack of confidence performing Elizabeth Krebs' choreography, Mary Poppins - the musical theater version of the Disney film that was inspired by P.L. Travers' stories which, in turn, were loosely inspired by her own childhood adventures - opened to a rousing ovation from the audience at Smyrna's Springhouse Theatre Company Friday night. (more...)

Bedlam's UNCLE ROMEO VANYA JULIET Begins Performances Off-Broadway At The Mezzanine Theatre At The A.R.T./New York Theatres
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

Performances begin tonight for BEDLAM's (Eric Tucker, Artistic Director; Kimberly Pau Boston, Managing Director) new production of UNCLE ROMEO VANYA JULIET. This new production of UNCLE VANYA and ROMEO AND JULIET, at the same time, will kick off Bedlam's 2018/2019 season. UNCLE ROMEO VANYA JULIET officially opens Off-Broadway on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at the Mezzanine Theatre at the A.R.T./New York Theatres (502 W 53rd Street) for a limited 7-week run through Sunday, October 28, 2018. Tickets on sale now at 212-925-2812 or (more...)

Sedos Announces 2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

Sedos, the City of London's premier amateur theatre company, has revealed its 2019 Season. (more...)

Danny Dyer And Jo Brand To Star In NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL In London
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

The producers of the smash-hit 'NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL' are thrilled to announce Danny Dyer will star as 'Hollywood Producer' and Jo Brand as 'The Critic' in the London run of the production at the Eventim Apollo, from 19 to 31 December. (more...)

Syfy and Syfy Wire are New York Comic Con's Official Streaming Partner
by TV News Desk - Sep 13, 2018

SYFY and SYFY WIRE will once again be at the epicenter of this year's New York Comic Con 2018 - this time, as the convention's official streaming partner. As part of its ongoing partnership with ReedPOP, the world's leading producer of pop culture events, SYFY WIRE will broadcast live from the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, including the NYCC Live Stage presented by SYFY WIRE, featuring celebrity interviews, in-depth panels, fan announcements and expert analysis from the convention floor. SYFY WIRE will also bring back last year's popular fan lounge, and SYFY will feature panels and screenings for three of the most anticipated properties in the genre: NIGHTFLYERS, DEADLY CLASS and HAPPY! (more...)

by Patrick Michael Kelly - Sep 13, 2018

Hurricane Florence can't close everything down! (more...)

PEACEBOOK To Premiere 8 More Short Works Envisioning A More Peaceful Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2018

Presented by Collaboraction, Chicago's social issue-driven contemporary theater, PEACEBOOK is a free, city-wide festival of theater, dance, music, visual art and spoken word that travels to three Chicago Parks over three consecutive weekends in September, all focused on cultivating peace in Chicago. (more...)

Jane McCarry Joins the Cast of NATIVITY! The Musical
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

The producers of the smash-hit NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL, have announced that Jane McCarry will join the cast for the production's run at the King's Theatre in Glasgow. (more...)

BWW Previews: THE HATE U GIVE Movie Release Bumped Up 2 Weeks!
by Bonnie Lynn Wagner - Sep 12, 2018

This week, Fox2000 announced that because THE HATE U GIVE has had such strong word of mouth, it will release two weeks early. It will premiere in limited release on October 5th, expand on October 12th, and go wide on its original release date of October 19th. Depending on where you live, you may be able to catch it up to two weeks early. (more...)

Revival Theatre Company Announces Casting for SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

Revival Theatre Company announces its cast for Sunday in the Park with George by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine. (more...)

Los Angeles Ballet's 13th Season Opens 10/6
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

Los Angeles Ballet (, the city's own and only professional classical ballet company, announces its 2018-2019 Season that includes both classical and contemporary programming. (more...)

Clocktower Players Presents AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

You're stressed, I'm stressed, and who knows what scary news the future might bring. OK, everyone, time for a Fats Waller break. (more...)

The Resident Acting Company Will Present THE LANGUAGE SERIES This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2018


The 66th Sausalito Art Festival - Labor Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2018


MET's The Fun Company Presents CLICK, CLACK, MOO
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2018

Maryland Ensemble Theatre's (MET) family theatre, The Fun Company is proud to present Click, Clack, Moo. The play is adapted by James E. Grote from the beloved children's book and recording. (more...)

Rubicon Theatre Presents the World Premiere Of I DIG ROCK & ROLL MUSIC
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2018

Members of the press are cordially invited to the World Premiere of I DIG ROCK & ROLL MUSIC which opens this Saturday, September 1 at 7:00 p.m. at Rubicon Theatre, 1006 E. Main Street in Ventura's Downtown Cultural District. A co-production with Laguna Playhouse, the event continues through September 16 at Rubicon Theatre and runs September 19 through 23 at Laguna.  (more...)

BWW Review: MARIE AND ROSETTA at Mosaic Theater Company
by Rachael Goldberg - Aug 30, 2018

Rock and roll is a cornerstone of American culture - Elvis, Johnny Cash, and Little Richard are all household names across the country. And yet, the names of the women who pioneered the genre are largely unknown, as are their stories. “Marie and Rosetta,” which opened Mosaic Theater's fourth season, seeks to change that. (more...)

Rehearsals Begin For Martin McDonagh's A VERY VERY VERY DARK MATTER and Cast is Updated
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2018

Rehearsals begin yesterday for the world premiere of Martin McDonagh's A Very Very Very Dark Matter at the Bridge Theatre. The cast comprises Johnetta Eula'Mae Ackles, Alistair Benson, Elizabeth Berrington, Paul Bradley, Noah Brignull, Jim Broadbent, Phil Daniels, Regan Garcia, Leo Hart, Graeme Hawley, Audrey Hayhurst, Kundai Kanyama, Lee Knight, Jamie McKie, Ryan Pope, James Roberts, Alice Selwyn, Austin Taylor, Amelia Walter and Annabelle Westenholz-Smith including nine children who will alternate a variety of roles. (more...)

Three Dancers Suspended From NY City Ballet Over 'Inappropriate Communications'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2018

The New York Times reports that just three weeks into its new season following the departure of former leader Peter Martins - three male principal dancers will no longer be performing with the New York City Ballet. (more...)

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