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West Fargo High School Theatre Presents KEN LUDWIG'S MOON OVER BUFFALO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2019

West Fargo High School Theatre will present the "Ken Ludwig's Moon Over Buffalo" by special arrangement by Samuel French Inc. The show will performed January 31st, February 1st, and 2nd at 7:30pm. Matinee showings will be February 3rd at 2:30pm. All performances will be held at West Fargo High School. Ken Ludwig's hilarious comedy, Moon OverBuffalo, will have audiences laughing from beginning to end. (more...)

Breaking: Brian d'Arcy James Will Lead New Cast of THE FERRYMAN Beginning February 19
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2019

Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman - the critically-acclaimed new play recently named to an industry-leading 25 Best-Of-The-Year lists - will welcome many new cast members beginning Tuesday, February 19, with Brian d'Arcy James leading as Quinn Carney. (more...)

Patrick Page Brings One-Man Show to Prague
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2019

Broadway Star Patrick Page comes to Prague for a special one-night only performance of his new one man show "Evil Genius: How Shakespeare Invented the Villain". This exclusive performance is part of the 2019 Shakespeare Theatre Association Conference hosted by Prague Shakespeare Company, on 10 January, 2019 at 8 pm--Divadlo Na Pradle. (more...)

Winners Announced for the 2018 BroadwayWorld France Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2019

We are pleased to announce the winners for the 2018 BroadwayWorld France Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Nominations were reader-submitted and voted on by you - the local theatergoers! (more...)

Synetic Theater Presents CYRANO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2019

Synetic Theater will present a new movement-based adaptation of Cyrano February 6 through March 10, 2019, directed by Vato Tsikurishvili and based on the play by Edmond Rostand. (more...)

Swift Creek Mill Theatre Presents CYRANO DE BERGERAC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2019

Rostand's masterpiece tells the true but fictionalized story of the gifted poet, musician, soldier, and duelist who is kept from expressing his love for the beautiful Roxanne by the shame he feels about his rather large nose! Alternately funny, dramatic, witty, touching, and tragic, Ms. Frankel's adaptation makes this wonderful story accessible to everyone. This play will be an excellent date night! (more...)

Eva Noblezada, Beth Malone, Patrick Page, & Ali Stroker Announced For Theatre Communications Group 2019 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2019

Theatre Communications Group has announced that its 2019 Gala will be directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Mayer and feature performances from Oklahoma!'s Ali Stroker, Hadestown's Patrick Page and Eva Noblezada, and Angels in America's Beth Malone. (more...)

Swift Creek Mill Theatre Offers Free Tickets For Furloughed Workers
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2019

All federal employees affected by the current furlough are welcome to see any performance of "Cyrano de Bergerac" for free. Dining may be reserved as well. Each ID is good for two free ticket and $25 dining for two. (more...)

West Fargo High School Theatre Presents KEN LUDWIG'S MOON OVER BUFFALO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2019

West Fargo High School Theatre will present the 'Ken Ludwig's Moon Over Buffalo' by special arrangement by Samuel French Inc. (more...)

Photo Flash: Swift Creek Mill Presents CYRANO DE BERGERAC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2019

Rostand's masterpiece tells the true but fictionalized story of the gifted poet, musician, soldier, and duelist who is kept from expressing his love for the beautiful Roxanne by the shame he feels about his rather large nose! Alternately funny, dramatic, witty, touching, and tragic, Ms. Frankel's adaptation makes this wonderful story accessible to everyone. This play will be an excellent date night! (more...)

Winners Announced for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Anchorage Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2019

We are pleased to announce the winners for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Anchorage Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Nominations were reader-submitted and voted on by you - the local theatergoers! (more...)

BWW Review: CYRANO DE BERGERAC at Le Grenier De Babouchka
by Lauren Allen - Jan 19, 2019

Sometimes revisiting a story that you know can be boring; not so with this production by Le Grenier de Babouchka! Cyrano de Bergerac is known the world over and takes lots of care when anyone decides to mount it. (more...)

"Three Friends Painting" Are Featured Artists at Swift Creek Mill Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

Swift Creek Mill Theatre is pleased to announce the Featured Artists for the run of Cyrano de Bergerac: Terry Atkinson, Jean Kleeman, and Carolyn Velletri, known collectively as 'Three Friends Painting.' There is no fee to view the artwork for theatre or dining patrons. Their fine art will hang on the walls of the Historic Mill Room through March 2, 2019. (more...)

BWW TV: Brian d'Arcy James, Holley Fain, Emily Bergl & Company Get Ready to Join THE FERRYMAN!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 18, 2019

Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman - the critically-acclaimed new play recently named to an industry-leading 25 Best-Of-The-Year lists - will welcome many new cast members beginning Tuesday, February 19, with Brian d'Arcy James leading as Quinn Carney. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Brian d'Arcy James And The New Cast of THE FERRYMAN Meet The Press
by Walter McBride - Jan 17, 2019

Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman - the critically-acclaimed new play recently named to an industry-leading 25 Best-Of-The-Year lists - will welcome many new cast members beginning Tuesday, February 19, with Brian d'Arcy James leading as Quinn Carney. (more...)

BWW Review: MOON OVER BUFFALO North Coast Repertory Theatre
by E.H. Reiter - Jan 16, 2019

MOON OVER BUFFALO, now playing at the North Coast repertory Theatre through February 10th, is a  farce that proves that sometimes the most dramatic action is happening behind the scenes in the green room. (more...)

Synetic Theater Presents CYRANO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

Synetic Theater will present a new movement-based adaptation of Cyrano February 6 through March 10, 2018, directed by Vato Tsikurishvili and based on the play by Edmond Rostand. (more...)

Julia O'Connor To Direct I AND YOU In Perseverance Theatre Black Box Series
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2019

Actors Lily Odekirk and Chris Talley star in this production in Perseverance Theatre's Black Box Series. (more...)

Full Cast Announced For English Touring Theatre And Theatre Royal Stratford East's EQUUS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2019

English Touring Theatre and Theatre Royal Stratford East today announce the full cast for Ned Bennett's bold new production of Peter Shaffer's critically-acclaimed classic, psychological thriller Equus. Bennett directs Robert Finch (Frank Strang/Horse), Keith Gilmore (Harry Dalton/Nurse/Horse), Ethan Kai (Alan Strang), Syreeta Kumar (Dora Strang/Horse), Norah Lopez Holden (Jill Mason/Horse), Ruth Lass (Hester Salomon/Horse), Ira Mandela Siobhan (Young Horseman/Nugget) and Zubin Varla (Martin Dysart) completes the cast. The production opens at Theatre Royal Stratford East on 21 February, with previews from 15 February and runs until 23 March prior to embarking on a UK tour to Cambridge Arts Theatre, Theatre Royal Bath, Bristol Old Vic, The Lowry, Northern Stage and Yvonne Arnaud Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: A New Company Gets Ready to Take Over at THE FERRYMAN; Inside Rehearsals with Brian d'Arcy James & More!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, beginning on February 19, The Ferryman will welcome a new cast! (more...)

Photo Flash: Get A First Look At Shakespeare Theatre Company's RICHARD THE THIRD
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

After his hit production of King Charles III, David Muse returns to Shakespeare Theatre Company to direct Shakespeare's Richard the Third, a mesmerizing chronicle of the megalomaniac's rampage to the throne. The production will play at Sidney Harman Hall (610 F Street NW) from February 5-March 10, 2019. (more...)

Ambrogio Maestri Reprises His Acclaimed Portrayal Of The Title Role Of Verdi's FALSTAFF
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

Falstaff, Verdi's exuberant final opera, returns to the Met for performances February 22-March 16, 2019. Robert Carsen's acclaimed production moves the action from Shakespeare's era to 1950s England. Fresh off his much-lauded performance as Michonnet in the Met's Adriana Lecouvreur, Ambrogio Maestri stars as the notorious glutton Falstaff, reprising his celebrated betrayal in this production's premiere run in the 2013-14 season. The ensemble cast of merry wives and noblemen also includes Ailyn Perez as Alice Ford, Golda Schultz as Nannetta, Marie-Nicole Lemieux as Mistress Quickly, Jennifer Johnson Cano as Meg Page, Francesco Demuro as Fenton, and Juan Jesus Rodriguez as Ford. Conductor Richard Farnes, the former longtime music director of Opera North, makes his Met debut on the podium. (more...)

Cast and Creative Announced FoR A DOLL'S HOUSE a Citizens Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2019

The Citizens Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for Nora: A Doll's House, a bold adaptation of Ibsen's classic text by Stef Smith. (more...)

Synetic Theater Presents Wordless Adaptation of CYRANO
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2019

Synetic Theater will present a new movement-based adaptation of Cyrano February 6 through March 10, 2019, directed by Vato Tsikurishvili and based on the play by Edmond Rostand. (more...)

Soprano Rhoslyn Jones To Join San Francisco Conservatory of Music Faculty
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2019

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM) today announces the appointment of soprano Rhoslyn Jones to its faculty. Making frequent appearances internationally, including at San Francisco Opera, Jones has maintained strong Bay Area connections through the Bay Area Vocal Program, an organization she co-founded, and having been a participant in the Merola Opera Program and an Adler Fellow. (more...)

Photo Flash: Go Inside Rehearsals of Shakespeare Theatre Company's RICHARD THE THIRD
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2019

After his hit production of King Charles III, David Muse returns to Shakespeare Theatre Company to direct Shakespeare's Richard the Third, a mesmerizing chronicle of the megalomaniac's rampage to the throne. The production will play at Sidney Harman Hall (610 F Street NW) from February 5-March 10, 2019. (more...)

Theater In Asylum Presents Alice Pencavel's TOTALLY WHOLESOME FOODS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

The New York-based theater company, Theater in Asylum (TIA), will present six performances of Alice Pencavel's Totally Wholesome Foods at Episcopal Actors' Guild in New York City. (more...)

Photo Flash: Go Inside Rehearsals of Shakespeare Theatre Company's RICHARD THE THIRD
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

After his hit production of King Charles III, David Muse returns to Shakespeare Theatre Company to direct Shakespeare's Richard the Third, a mesmerizing chronicle of the megalomaniac's rampage to the throne. The production will play at Sidney Harman Hall (610 F Street NW) from February 5-March 10, 2019. (more...)

BWW Review: PREVIEW OF THE SHAW FESTIVAL 19
by Roy Berko - Feb 16, 2019

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Creative Teams Confirmed For Goodspeed Musicals Five Show Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

Two-time Tony Award-winning Goodspeed Musicals has brought together an extraordinary group of artists to helm the five exciting productions planned this season: an All-American classic, a heart-warming musical tale, an electric dance-filled tuner, an extraordinary true story, and an inspirational journey that's sure to inspire. Single tickets for all five shows set for Goodspeed's 2019 season go on public sale this Sunday, February 17 at 10:00 a.m.. (more...)

Tulsa Opera Announces 2019?2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

General Director Ken McConnell and Artistic Director Tobias Picker today announced Tulsa Opera's 72nd season comprising classics such as Bizet's Carmen and Puccini's Madama Butterfly, and a new production of Mr. Picker's 1996 opera Emmeline, to be performed in Oklahoma for the first time, and led by Mr. Picker in his opera-conducting debut. (more...)

Lee Wilkof & More Join Cast of Public Theater's SOCRATES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2019

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) announced complete casting today for the world premiere of SOCRATES, written by acclaimed actor, director, and writer Tim Blake Nelson. Directed by Tony Award winner Doug Hughes and anchoring the Onassis Festival 2019: Democracy is Coming, SOCRATES will begin previews on Tuesday, April 2, with a Joseph Papp Free Preview performance on Wednesday, April 3 in The Public's Martinson Hall. This powerful new play runs through Sunday, May 19, with an official press opening on Tuesday, April 16. (more...)

BWW Review: CYRANO DE BERGERAC at Synetic Theater
by Sarah Murphy - Feb 10, 2019

Inspired by the idea that the greatest "clowns" sometimes hide the greatest pain, Synetic Theater's creative team, helmed by Vato Tsikurishvili in his directorial debut, has created a wonderful world of pantomime and harlequin. (more...)

PTC Presents ONCE By Glen Hansard And Markéta Irglová
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2019

Just in time for Valentine's Day, Pioneer Theatre Company presents the romantic, Tony Award-winning musical Once, with music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova and book by Enda Walsh. Based on the motion picture written and directed by John Carney, the Sundance film-turned-Broadway-hit won eight Tonys, including Best Musical. The touching love ballad, 'Falling Slowly,' also won the Oscar for Best Song. It runs February 15 through March 2, 2019. (more...)

ANTI-GAME Comes to Tatavia Stage 2/2!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2019

ANTI-GAME is playing at Tatavia Stage in Turkey on February 2nd, 2019. (more...)

Photo Flashback: BroadwayWorld Remembers Tony Award-Winning Actor Philip Bosco
by Walter McBride - Dec 9, 2018

On December 3, Tony winner Philip Bosco passed away from complications of dementia. He was 88 years old. (more...)

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On INDECENT at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

Arena Stage presents Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel's thought-provoking play Indecent. Inspired by the 1923 Broadway debut of Sholem Asch's Yiddish drama The God of Vengeance, and the controversy that surrounded its themes of censorship, immigration and anti-Semitism, Vogel explores the behind-the-scenes story of the courageous artists who risked their careers and lives to perform this piece of theater under the most challenging circumstances. Infused with music that combines standards from Yiddish theater with folk traditions of the early to mid-20th century, Indecent, a co-production with Baltimore Center Stage and Kansas City Repertory, is directed by Eric Rosen, with choreography by Erika Chong Shuch and music direction and original music by Alexander Sovronsky. The production runs November 23 - December 30, 2018 in the Kreeger Theater. (more...)

Tony-Winning Actor Philip Bosco Passes Away at 88
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2018

According to the New York Times, Tony winner Philip Bosco passed away yesterday, December 3, 2018, in his New Jersey home from complications of dementia. He was 88 years old. (more...)

VIDEO: Get A First Look At INDECENT at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2018

Arena Stage presents Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel's thought-provoking play Indecent. Inspired by the 1923 Broadway debut of Sholem Asch's Yiddish drama The God of Vengeance, and the controversy that surrounded its themes of censorship, immigration and anti-Semitism, Vogel explores the behind-the-scenes story of the courageous artists who risked their careers and lives to perform this piece of theater under the most challenging circumstances. Infused with music that combines standards from Yiddish theater with folk traditions of the early to mid-20th century, Indecent, a co-production with Baltimore Center Stage and Kansas City Repertory, is directed by Eric Rosen, with choreography by Erika Chong Shuch and music direction and original music by Alexander Sovronsky. The production runs November 23 - December 30, 2018 in the Kreeger Theater. (more...)

Final Chance to Vote for the BWW Anchorage Awards!
by BWW Staff - Dec 24, 2018

It's the last week to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Anchorage Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018. (more...)

VIDEO: Go Inside Arena Stage's INDECENT
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2018

Arena Stage presents Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel's thought-provoking play Indecent. Inspired by the 1923 Broadway debut of Sholem Asch's Yiddish drama The God of Vengeance, and the controversy that surrounded its themes of censorship, immigration and anti-Semitism, Vogel explores the behind-the-scenes story of the courageous artists who risked their careers and lives to perform this piece of theater under the most challenging circumstances. Infused with music that combines standards from Yiddish theater with folk traditions of the early to mid-20th century, Indecent, a co-production with Baltimore Center Stage and Kansas City Repertory, is directed by Eric Rosen, with choreography by Erika Chong Shuch and music direction and original music by Alexander Sovronsky. The production runs November 23 - December 30, 2018 in the Kreeger Theater. (more...)

CYRANO Will Bring Romance, Comedy And Sword Fighting To Community Centers This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2018

The Playhouse's family-friendly, Off the Hill series tours its second production of the season this January and February to community centers in Greater Cincinnati with CYRANO, a youth-oriented adaptation that's based on the 1897 classic play Cyrano de Bergerac. The production runs Jan. 19 to Feb. 17, 2019. (more...)

Oak Park Festival Theatre And Open Door Theater Announce Co-Production Of I & YOU
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2018

One afternoon, Anthony arrives unexpectedly at classmate Caroline's door, bearing a beat-up copy of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass, an urgent assignment from their English teacher. Homebound due to illness, Caroline hasn't been to school in months, but she is as quick and sardonic as Anthony is athletic, sensitive, and popular. As these two let down their guard and share their secrets, this seemingly mundane poetry project unlocks a much deeper mystery that has brought them together. I and You is an ode to youth, life, love, and the strange beauty of human connectedness. (more...)

Muny Announces 101st Season Creative Teams - Including KINKY BOOTS, MATILDA, GUYS AND DOLLS, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2018

The Muny announced today the directors, choreographers and music directors for its 2019 season, which opens on June 10 with Guys and Dolls. (more...)

Christian Borle, John Tartaglia to Direct at Muny; Full Creative for 101st Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2018

The Muny announced today the directors, choreographers and music directors for its 2019 season, which opens on June 10 with Guys and Dolls. (more...)

Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2018 BWW Anchorage Awards!
by BWW Staff - Dec 17, 2018

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Anchorage Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018. (more...)

Metropolitan Opera Star Jennifer Rowley Headlines Fort Worth Opera's 2019 Southern Soirée
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2018

Fort Worth Opera is delighted to announce today that renowned soprano Jennifer Rowley will headline the company's Southern Soiree Gala on May 4 at The Stonegate Mansion, as part of the 2019 Fort Worth Opera Festival. Praised by The New York Times as "a singer of enormous gift and promise," a "force of nature" by OperaWire, and called "spectacular" by The Wall Street Journal, Ms. Rowley continues to garner critical praise for her exceptional voice, arresting stage presence, and richly varied repertoire. Her triumphant Metropolitan Opera role debut as Roxane in Alfano's Cyrano de Bergerac was universally acclaimed, and she returned to the hallowed stage during the 2018 season to perform the title role in Puccini's Tosca and Leonora in Verdi's Il trovatore. (more...)

Brad Oscar and More Join Rotating Guests in NASSIM
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2018

Barrow Street Theatricals' announced this weekend and next week's rotating cast of guest actors for the American premiere of the Nassim Soleimanpour and Bush Theatre production of NASSIM by celebrated Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour (White Rabbit Red Rabbit), featuring direction by Omar Elerian. (more...)

Cast Announced for STC's RICHARD THE THIRD
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2018

After his hit production of King Charles III, David Muse returns to Shakespeare Theatre Company to direct Shakespeare's Richard the Third, a mesmerizing chronicle of the megalomaniac's rampage to the throne. The production will play at Sidney Harman Hall (610 F Street NW) from February 5-March 10, 2019. (more...)

Three Weeks Left To Vote For the BWW Anchorage Awards!
by BWW Staff - Dec 10, 2018

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Anchorage Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018. (more...)

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