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Based on the story of Charles M. Russell


Based on an idea by Ronnie Claire Edwards

Stage Arts Theater


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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 30, 2022
National Alliance for Musical Theatre has announced the lineup of new musicals for their 34th Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS, which returns in person and takes place on Thursday, October 20 and Friday, October 21, 2022, at New World Stages. See the full lineup of musicals here!
by Michael Major - Jun 30, 2022
Learn about the release of a country mega-collaboration that could very well be the break-up song of the summer. The new tune “Good Riddance” has Levi Hummon, featuring Filmore and YA’ BOYZ (Zach Kale and Joe Ragosta) reveling in the melting pot that modern country music has become. Watch the new music video now!
by Michael Major - Jun 28, 2022
This week, the Iowa-born, Nashville-based rising Country star Hailey Whitters made her debut at Country radio. Her breakout single “Everything She Ain’t,” which was just named one of Rolling Stone’s “Best Songs of 2022 So Far,” debuted as the 5th most-added song on 32 stations on the country radio charts. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022
Hedgerow Theatre Company will get into a family-friendly summer of fun with The World According to Snoopy. Running July 13th - 31rst, this toe-tapping musical brings together the entire cast of characters from Charles M. Schulz's beloved comic strip 'Peanuts.' A mainstage production for audiences of all ages.
by Grace Cutler - Jun 25, 2022
3 World Premieres and A 20th Anniversary Production Announced In The Miami New Drama 2022-2023 Season. Miami New Drama is proud to announce a season of transformative, dynamic plays coming to the Colony Theatre on Miami Beach starting October 2022.
by Jared Fessler - Jun 24, 2022
The 80s are back with this rockin' musical, jam packed with all your favorite powerhouse hit songs from the era, such as 'Holding Out For A Hero,', 'Let's Hear It For The Boy', 'Almost Paradise,' and of course, 'Footloose!'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2022
Duluth Playhouse will kick into high gear with opening night of the musical Footloose June 24th. Footloose runs June 24 through July 17 at the NorShor Theatre. 
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 23, 2022
Mason Alexander Park's THE PANSY CRAZE will play New York City once more, for one night, for PRIDE.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2022
From the heart of Kent, Gulbenkian Arts Centre present their eclectic 2022/23 season with some of the performing arts industries biggest names including Pussy Riot, The Foreign Office, 1927 and Improbable.
by Michael Major - Jun 21, 2022
JOSIE COTTON has shared her new single and video “Ballad of Elvis Presley,” a gorgeous twang-filled duet with Kevin Preston of Los Angeles' acclaimed Wicked Cool Recording artists Prima Donna.  Released today, June 21, 2022 via Josie’s own label Kitten Robot Records, the single and video walk you past the horizon of a more innocent time.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022
Producer Michael Urie will present the Off-Broadway return of Happy Birthday Doug – the acclaimed comedy written and performed by Drew Droege (the Internet’s “Chloë,” “Drunk History,” “Bob’s Burgers,” RuPaul’s “AJ and the Queen” on Netflix) – in a special Pride weekend engagement starting this week for four shows only, June 23-26 at 7:00 PM.
by Jared Fessler - Jun 20, 2022
The 80s are back with this rockin' musical, jam packed with all your favorite powerhouse hit songs from the era, such as 'Holding Out For A Hero,', 'Let's Hear It For The Boy', 'Almost Paradise,' and of course, 'Footloose!' Join Ren as he moves to a new town and shares his love of music and dancing. FOOTLOOSE is a celebration of youthful innocence, the importance of listening to one another, and the healing power of forgiveness. This explosive and dynamic production is a celebration of individual expression and the power of music and dance.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 18, 2022
Cowboy, written and directed by Layon Gray, has been selected as a mainstage production at the 2022 National Black Theatre Festival in Winston Salem, NC.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 17, 2022
Thanks to a recently announced $750k grant from the Mellon Foundation, Cerise Jacobs and her activist opera company, White Snake Projects (WSP), have announced their first complete season of performances in 2022-23. Kicking off the season is Cosmic Cowboy, a poli sci-fi opera composed by award-winning MIT faculty member and former Guggenheim Fellow Elena Ruehr that blends ancient history and fantasy to discuss the subject of colonization.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 16, 2022
Gary Van Miert's philosophy of saying yes whenever asked to do something outside of his comfort zone has taken him to some very interesting places. Performing under the moniker, The Sensational Country Blues Wonders!, Van Miert is a singer, songwriter, musician and entertainer who specializes in Americana.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2022
From the makers of CROOKS 1926 comes a new immersive experience bringing the Wild West to the heart of South London.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2022
Corb Lund with Special Guest Sunny Sweeney comes to the WYO Theater on July 30, 2022 at 8:00 PM.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2022
Three-time Grammy-nominated rock outfit NOTHING MORE have released an extended version of their current Top 10 Billboard Active Rock charting hit single “TIRED OF WINNING” (#8) due to popular demand. The extended version “TIRED OF WINNING / SHIPS IN THE NIGHT” is out on July 29, across digital platforms. 
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 27, 2022
Launching their first complete season this fall, thanks to a recently announced $750,000 grant from the Mellon Foundation, Cerise Jacobs and her activist opera company, White Snake Projects (WSP), present Cosmic Cowboy: a work of poli sci-fi that blends ancient history and fantasy to talk about the subject of colonization.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 26, 2022
Grammy-winning Country superstar Clint Black and his wife Lisa Hartman Black are hitting the road again for year two of the Mostly Hits & the Mrs. Tour with special guest Lily Pearl Black. They will be making a stop at Alberta Bair Theater on Saturday, Dec. 10. 
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 26, 2022
The Bushwick Starr is partner with The Chocolate Factory Theater to present The Institute of Useless Activity’s THIS AND THAT, co-created by international theater director Phil Soltanoff (2020 Herb Alpert Award recipient) and performer/puppeteer Steven Wendt (Blue Man Group). What is THIS? What is THAT? — THAT imagines the creation of the universe.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2022
The New England Philharmonic, an award-winning Boston-based orchestra dedicated to 'Innovation and Tradition in Concert,' will begin its 46th season this fall under the leadership of a new Music Director, Tianhui Ng.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2022
Hedgerow Theatre Company (Media/Rose Valley, PA) gets into a family-friendly summer of fun with The World According to Snoopy. The run was to close on July 31. However, toe-tapping musical brings together the entire cast of characters from Charles M. Schulz's beloved comic strip “Peanuts” has added a performance Saturday August 6 at 12 noon and Sunday August 7 at 2 p.m.
by Grace Cutler - Jul 23, 2022
Finishing law school can be a daunting challenge, as almost any lawyer can attest. W. Ron Adams did it while confined to a wheelchair, without use of his hands and legs, after a coal mining accident left him a quadriplegic at the age of 19.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 22, 2022
The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center has announced Pepper Entertainment Presents: 'Mostly Hits & the Mrs.' Tour with Clint Black and Lisa Hartman Black on Friday, November 18, 2022. 
by Stephi Wild - Jul 21, 2022
Queen's Theatre Hornchurch has announced the full programme for its extraordinary fortnight of new and unusual theatre. Blueprint: a festival of new ideas runs at Queen's Theatre Hornchurch from 12 to 24 September 2022.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022
Lincoln Center Theater has announced its upcoming production of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman. Becky Nurse of Salem will begin previews Thursday, October 27 and open on Thursday, November 21 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022
Being Future Being will have its world premiere at BroadStage at Santa Monica College Performing Arts Center, September 8–10, 2022, followed by performances at New York Live Arts, October 20–22.
by Michael Major - Jul 19, 2022
The sound of music will once again fill the air of the Poconos Mountain region with the first major event to be held at POCONOS PARKTM. Brantley Gilbert and Brett Young will headline COWBOY LUAUTM, a two-day country music festival, on Friday, September 16, and Saturday, September 17, 2022.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 19, 2022
Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced the return of Tuesday Night Dance: Line Dance on the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza. Tuesday Night Dance is fun, upbeat, and designed for all ages and abilities—all are welcome, no dance experience required. Every Tuesday throughout the month of August, guest teacher Dev Edwards will teach a new series of line dances from her extensive repertoire as performer, choreographer, and teacher of line dance.
by The Marriage Matinee - Jul 18, 2022
The beat of the drum and the twang of the guitar are calling you to HONKY TONK ANGELS at Beef & Boards. When a band of three women are flung together by chance, the results are a series of both charming and hilarious antics strung together by some of country music’s greatest hits.
by Dylan Shaffer - Jul 18, 2022
What did our critic think of CRAZY FOR YOU at Hilliard Arts Council?A celebration of arts and community for the Hilliard community; who could ask for anything more?
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 18, 2022
Evil Genius Beer Company has made a name for themselves with witty beer names, pop culture references, and a quippy attitude of sheer irreverence. Now the Philadelphia based brewery is making waves with a whole new series of summer fun with drag brunches thanks to their partnership with Summer of Troy Productions.
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 16, 2022
Evil Genius Beer Company has made a name for themselves with witty beer names, pop culture references, and a quippy attitude of sheer irreverence. Now the Philadelphia based brewery is making waves with a whole new series of summer fun with drag brunches.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2022
ETERNITYLAND, an immersive and interactive experience, combines large-scale surreal set design, with theatrical storytelling, circus performance, art and live music. Made for a contemporary audience looking for a kick of escapism, The Streets of Barangaroo will house the 1000m2 interactive experience from August.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022
 Virginia Repertory Theatre announces its 70th Anniversary Season with a robust roster of dramatic and comedic plays and musicals for the Signature Season at the November Theatre and the Barksdale Season at Hanover Tavern.
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 13, 2022
BWW catches up with Eli Matthewson to chat about bringing Daddy Short Legs to the 2022 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
by Vicki Trask - Jul 12, 2022
Alberta Theatre Projects announced the first season programmed by Artistic and Executive Director Rohit Chokhani. The upcoming season of five plays includes three World Premieres, an International script never before produced in Calgary, and a Governor-General Award-nominated production performed for the first time in Alberta.
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 11, 2022
Guest Reviewer Andrew Poretz has praise for the phenom that is taking the jazz scene by storm.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 1, 2022
Producers Richard Bell, N'Kenge, Park Row Equity Partners, Tegan Summer, Sam Williams, Michael Loeb and Derow Enterprises, in association with Coalition for African Americans in the Performing Arts, announce the presentation of “The Songs of Dorothy Dandridge! The Musical,” selections from the upcoming production of Dorothy Dandridge! The Musical, with book and lyrics by Trey Ellis and music and lyrics by Shelton L. Becton, directed by Tamara Tunie at Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022
The Bushwick Starr will partner with The Chocolate Factory Theater to present The Institute of Useless Activity’s THIS AND THAT, co-created by international theater director Phil Soltanoff (2020 Herb Alpert Award recipient) and performer/puppeteer Steven Wendt (Blue Man Group). What is THIS? What is THAT? — THAT imagines the creation of the universe.
by Michael Major - Aug 9, 2022
The inaugural 2022 lineup includes performances by hippie and cowboy fan favorites Cody Jinks, Trampled by Turtles, Orville Peck, Houndmouth, The Cadillac Three, Shane Smith & The Saints, Nikki Lane, Amigo The Devil, Sierra Hull, Fruition, Charles Wesley Godwin, Kat Hasty, Myron Elkins, with more to be announced in the coming weeks. 
by Stefanie Lyons - Aug 8, 2022
Olga Koch comes on stage to the music of Shania Twain, adorned with a cowboy hat, and a full (monkey) barrel of energy. You know you're going to have an excellent time at this show. 
by Jared Fessler - Aug 8, 2022
What did our critic think of COWBOY CAT: THE MUSICAL! at Mixed Blood Theatre?
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - Aug 6, 2022
Hand Clapping, Heart Pumping, Soul Singing: MSMT & Portland Stage Present SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN
by Stephi Wild - Aug 5, 2022
Bringing the supernatural to South London this autumn, Lazarus Theatre Company are transforming this classic tale into a multi-sensory theatrical experience. The cast is led by Jamie O'Neill (Salomé, Southwark Playhouse; Macbeth, Greenwich Theatre) as John Faustus, and playing opposite him is David Angland (My Life as A Cowboy, Park Theatre; Lord of the Flies, Greenwich Theatre) as the devil Mephistopheles. 
by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2022
54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, again presents a cast of (mostly) Harvard and Yale grads and current students in The Seventh Annual Harvard-Yale Cantata: A New Chapter. Come join us as the Harvard-Yale Cantata goes on a new path!
by Cindy Marcolina - Aug 11, 2022
The experience toes the line between hen-do fun and delightfully over-the-top kitschiness.Will we edge towards a life of gun-slinging crime or become a prim and proper hometown hero during our mission to heal and rebuild?
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2022
The Chocolate Factory Theater has announced its 18th season of performances - the second at its new permanent facility - featuring 10 Commissioned Premieres, 4 Supported Creative Residencies, and partnerships with Abrons Arts Center, ISSUE Project Room, Queens Museum, and The Bushwick Starr.
by Michael Major - Aug 1, 2022
Parker McCollum, just wrapped up his weekend by bringing a childhood dream to life - opening for one of his idols and Country music legend, George Strait. Hitting the stage at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, MO on Saturday, July 30th, McCollum, alongside superstars Chris Stapleton and Little Big Town, fired up the crowd for one show. 

Cowboy Frequently Asked Questions

What is the order of songs in Cowboy and what's the order?
Hunker Down, Cowboy
Loud and Tacky
It Seems to Me
The Dutchman's Pants
I'll Dream Your Dream
Oh, Oh, Cowboy
The Horse
You Look Like My Valley
Hey, Kid
Light Doesn't Last That Long
Pass the Bread and Butter, Brother Van
The Blue Hen's Chick
The Card Game
Goin' East--St. Louis
Singin' to 'Em
Goin' East--Chicago
Goin' East--New York
Charles
Montana
She's a Shame, Shame, Shame
Dance
A Waste of Rice
Ain't It a Shame
Mamie's Come to Play

What productions of Cowboy have their been?
Cowboy has had 2 productions including Regional (US) which opened in 1975 and Off-Broadway which opened in 1987.

What productions of Cowboy have there been?
Cowboy has had 2 productions including Regional (US) which opened in 1975 and Off-Broadway which opened in 1987.