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Imperial Theatre (Broadway)

(New York, NY)
249 West 45th St.
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by Steve Wilson - Sep 8, 2019
The Unicorn Theatre in Kansas City opened its 46th season with WHO'S YOUR BAGHDADDY, OR HOW I STARTED THE IRAQ WAR on Saturday, September 7, on the Levin Stage. As with most of the productions coming out of the Unicorn Theatre the show itself was extremely well-produced, with fabulous talent, and wonderful choreography provided by Kyle Mullins.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2019
SWING dance, tango, foxtrot and cha cha combine to serve up lessons in tolerance and acceptance in Melville Theatre's end-of-year show.
by Marianka Swain - Oct 28, 2019
London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From highly anticipated musicals to mountaineering and Welsh apocalypse, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019
The Village Players 2ND production of its 97th season with the toe tapping musical Crazy for You, the new musical comedy  with Music by George Gershwin, Lyrics by Ira Gershwin, and book by Ken Ludwig.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2017
Following their Jeff Award Recommended run of They're Playing Our Song, Brown Paper Box Co. concludes their 2017/2018 season with the non-Equity Chicago debut of Tony Award winner Stephen Karam's Speech & Debate. BPBCo. Board President David Lipschutz* helms the timely dark comedy at The Edge Theater (5451 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL 60660).
by Review Roundups - Nov 12, 2018
Zadie Smith's breakthrough novel is adapted for stage by acclaimed playwright Stephen Sharkey and directed by Artistic Director Indhu Rubasingham in a major world premiere. The production opened on 5 November. Let's see what the critics had to say...
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2018
Zadie Smith's breakthrough novel is adapted for stage by acclaimed playwright Stephen Sharkey and directed by Artistic Director Indhu Rubasingham in a major world premiere. The production opens on 5 November, with previews from 26 October, and runs until 22 December.
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017
The Granite Theatre of Westerly, announces the opening of Stephen Temperley's comedy with music 'Souvenir' the hilarious, true story of Florence Foster Jenkins, the infamous grand dame of the 1930's high society and arguably one of the worst singing voices of all time. It was a very recent highly acclaimed movie that starred Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant. The show opens Friday May 26, 2017 and runs Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 2pm through June 18, 2017. Producer/ Artistic Director for the theatre is David Jepson. BroadwayWorld has a first look a the cast in action below!
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2018
The Ritz Theatre Company presents The 25 Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee beginning this week!
by Amber Kusching - May 24, 2018
Ritz Theatre Company's production of '25th Annual Putnman Country Spelling Bee' had its final curtain call this past weekend, but prooved musical comedy is as entertaining as ever BEEfore!
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2018
A combination of Neil Simon and Chekhov, The Good Doctor, a comedy with music, is, by turns, charming, hilarious, sad, and touching. It centers around a writer, who speaks to the audience and shares his writing with them, throughout the course of one day.
by TV News Desk - May 19, 2017
Returning as one of the featured performers on The CW's hit series MASTERS OF ILLUSION, Grandinetti, who has been named by Entertainment Weekly as 'a great magician who can truly communicate with a TV audience' and by Hidden Remote as 'a fan favorite', is aiming to top his past performances in all three season
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017
PCPA's 53rd season continues this summer with dazzling and inspired productions in both Santa Maria and Solvang from June 15 through October 1.
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017
The Edge of Everyday, a benefit performance for Ripple Effect Artists will feature cabaret singer/vocalist and Broadway World nominee (2015) Sandra Bargman with a special performance by renowned dancer Katherine Crockett.
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017
PCPA's 53rd season continues this summer with dazzling and inspired productions in both Santa Maria and Solvang from June 15 through October 1.
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2018
Village Theatre is excited to present ZM, a new Broadway-style musical comedy with music & lyrics by Mark Hollmann and book & lyrics by Greg Kotis - the creators of the Tony Award-winning show, Urinetown. ZM will run at Village Theatre's First Stage Theatre in Issaquah from June 1-10, 2018.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2019
The Addams Family is a musical comedy with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa and book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice. The show is based upon The Addams Family characters created by Charles Addams. The musical which opened on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre in 2010, features an original Addams Family story.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2018
This April, the Maltz Jupiter Theatre will launch an ambitious and innovative weeklong theatre festival focused on the world of new works.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2018
Laguna Playhouse is proud to announce a very special event, the Coyote Stageworks, Founding Artistic Director Chuck Yates, production of Bets Malone starring as Mae West in DIRTY BLONDE, written by Claudia Shear and directed James W. Gruessing, Jr.. DIRTY BLONDE will perform six performances only, Thursday, April 26 through Sunday, April 29 at Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Road in Laguna Beach.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2019
Welk Resorts Theatre today announced its 2019 season kicks off March 15 with San Diego theatre royalty starring in 'Menopause the Musical.' The 29th season of the famed Welk Theatre, which underwent a lobby remodel in 2018, also features Tony Award-nominated 'The Addams Family,' which will run Sept. 6 to Nov. 10, and Larry Raben's new 'Welkome Home for the Holidays!' running Nov. 22 to Dec. 29.  Weekly variety shows featuring popular classic rock tribute bands (The Eagles, Beatles and Neil Diamond) round out the season.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019
The Addams Family is a musical comedy with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa and book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice. The show is based upon The Addams Family characters created by Charles Addams. The musical which opened on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre in 2010, features an original Addams Family story.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2019
Sex! Drugs! Children's theatre! The F--ing Wright Brothers is a heartfelt comedy with music about young ambitious actors on a 58-city children's theatre tour of America. In a van. They sing about the Wright Brothers for two hours a day and spend the rest of their time on hook-ups, meltdowns, petty crime, seedy hotels, and Broadway dreams.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2018
Popular Indonesian and ethnic Indian playwright, Aruna Harjani, presents the World Premiere of her comedy with music WEST BOLLYWOOD, directed by Kiff Scholl, produced by Murray Kalis and Donna Lane.
by Carolan Trbovich - Jul 30, 2018
WBTT Rocks Fairytale Lane
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2018
Hershey Area Playhouse is proud to present Once Upon a Mattress, a musical comedy with music by Mary Rodgers, lyrics by Marshall Barer, and book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer. It's an adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, The Princess and the Pea.
by Amber Kusching - Jul 29, 2018
HP&P's production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is energetic, clever and action-packed. This show will definitely have you laughing out loud and leaving in stitches. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is being presented as a part of HP&P's 85th season and plays through August 3rd at Haddonfield Plays & Players in Haddonfield, NJ. For more information about the show and to purchase tickets, please visit www.haddonfieldplayers.com
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2018
Due to popular demand with tickets selling quickly, WEST BOLLYWOOD producers have added an additional matinee to the limited engagement for Today, July 28 at 3:00, playing at the Matrix Theatre in WeHo.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2018
Popular Indonesian and ethnic Indian playwright, Aruna Harjani, presents the World Premiere of her comedy with music WEST BOLLYWOOD, directed by Kiff Scholl, produced by Murray Kalis and Donna Lane.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2018
Due to popular demand with tickets selling quickly, WEST BOLLYWOOD producers have added an additional matinee to the limited engagement for Saturday, July 28 at 3:00, playing at the Matrix Theatre in WeHo.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017
Last night, stars of the stage and screen dazzled a full house at the Theatre at ACE Hotel during the first ever The 24 Hour Musicals: Los Angeles. The event raised money for the Dramatists Legal Defense Fund, a nonprofit arm of the Dramatists Guild of America, which advocates for the freedom of expression on behalf of all who are confronting censorship on stages across America. Scroll down for photos from the event!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2019
Take a moment to appreciate life's simple pleasures with the Maltz Jupiter Theatre's production of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2019
Tickets for the Merrimack Repertory Theatre's 2019-20 Season will go on sale to the general public Monday, July 22, with a special one-week, 2-for-1 offer.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2018
Following their Jeff Award Recommended run of They're Playing Our Song, Brown Paper Box Co. concludes their 2017/2018 season with the non-Equity Chicago debut of Tony Award winner Stephen Karam's Speech & Debate. BPBCo. Board President David Lipschutz* helms the timely dark comedy at The Edge Theater (5451 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL 60660).
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2018
Actors Theatre of Indiana (ATI) - Carmel Indiana's ONLY professional resident theatre company presents the 2-time Tony Award winner, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee on stage through February 18 in The Studio Theater at The Center for the Performing Arts.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2019
All In Productions, a Milwaukee-based theater company that emphasizes the employment of local actors and artists, announced its next production will be The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2018
New Heritage Theatre Festival Artistic Director Jenny Wales will mark her official return to her alma mater with a season that celebrates American stories, delivers entertaining and engaging professional theatre, and reflects on our uniquely challenging times.
by Charles Shubow - Feb 15, 2019
Go back in time to 1665 and learn about the theatre world in London.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2020
Five decades ago, National Lampoon's Lemmings satirized the Woodstock Festival with a?oeWoodshuck: Three Days of Peace, Love and Death.a?? The live production, which was turned into a record album, starred a group of emerging comedians including John Belushi, Christopher Guest and Chevy Chase. Today, the iconic brand reveals the diverse ensemble of notable rising stars who will take center-stage in Lemmings: 21st Century, the reinvention of the iconic off-Broadway hit from composer Henry Koperski, writer Andrew Farmer and Director Annie Tippe, for an exclusive two-show engagement at New York City's Joe's Pub on March 14 and March 15.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019
Director Paul G. Caron has announced the cast for the upcoming CLT production of the hit musical comedy Avenue Q. This puppet-filled comedy, with music and lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx and book by Jeff Whitty, Avenue Q is an 'autobiographical and biographical' coming-of-age parable, addressing the issues and anxieties associated with entering adulthood. Winner of the Tony 'Triple Crown' for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Avenue Q is 'part flesh, part felt, and packed with heart.'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2018
Following their Jeff Award Recommended run of They're Playing Our Song, Brown Paper Box Co. concludes their 2017/2018 season with the non-Equity Chicago debut of Tony Award winner Stephen Karam's Speech & Debate. BPBCo. Board President David Lipschutz* helms the timely dark comedy at The Edge Theater (5451 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL 60660).
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2019
Towne Street Theatre (TST) celebrates the holiday season with a new, musically-merry comedy! The TST workshop production of 'Twas The Flight Before Christmas will be presented one night only - Saturday, December 14th at 8:00 pm at the Stella Adler Theatre (where TST is in residence), located at 6773 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2018
With Holy Sh!t - the inaugural production in the newly refurbished theatre - in rehearsals, Artistic Director Indhu Rubasingham today announces the full cast for the world premiere of Stephen Sharkey's adaptation of Zadie Smith's White Teeth - Ayesha Antoine (Irie Jones), Michele Austin (Mad Mary), Philip Bird (Des/Marc Perret/Marcus Chalfen), Ayesha Dharker (Alsana Iqbal), Naomi Frederick (Ruth/Poppy/Joyce Chalfen), Tony Jayawardena (Samad Iqbal), Richard Lumsden (Archie Jones), Karl Queensborough (Anthony /Denise/Josh Chalfen), Sid Sagar (Magid Iqbal), Amanda Wilkin (Rosie Jones), Assad Zaman (Millat Iqbal), and actor-musicians Matthew Churcher, Nenda Neurer (also Clara Jones) and Zoe West. The production opens on 5 November, with previews from 26 October, and runs until 22 December.
by Gina Zenyuch - Aug 5, 2017
For its 67th year, The Charles Seller Foundation Talent Time Players presented 'The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee' on Thursday night August 3, 2017.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2018
Western Connecticut State University will present the Tony Award-winning musical comedy 'Company' next month in the Studio Theatre of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2019
LA Community Theatre's Avenue Q is now on stage! Check out the photos below! This puppet-filled comedy, with music and lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx and book by Jeff Whitty, Avenue Q is an 'autobiographical and biographical' coming-of-age parable, addressing the issues and anxieties associated with entering adulthood. Winner of the Tony 'Triple Crown' for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Avenue Q is 'part flesh, part felt, and packed with heart.'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2018
The wait is over! Broadway In Detroit announces the 2018-19 Broadway In Detroit Subscription Season headlined by Hamilton. Disney's Aladdin along with five other smash hit shows make their Detroit debut!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2019
In 1984, young actor, B.J. Cleveland was thrilled to be cast in his very first show at Theatre Arlington as one of the Voices of Vernon Gersch in Neil Simon's They're Playing Our Song. Now, 35 years later and with a more than a few shows under his belt, Cleveland is proud to return to the TA stage in the same musical, but this time he is taking the lead. This funny, romantic musical comedy with music by Marvin Hamlisch and lyrics by Carole Bayer Sager opens in downtown Arlington on Friday, May 3rd.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2018
Kwame Kwei-Armah has announced his first season as artistic director at Young Vic.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2018
Neverland comes to Raleigh with the hilarious comedy-with-music, Peter and the Starcatcher, set to run April 20 through May 6. It's a magic-filled adventure featuring Peter, Molly Aster and the Lost Boys, who battle evil pirate Black Stache, in their journey to keep their treasure safe and save the world.