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by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2022
Nightwood will share the world premier of the gripping documentary play Children of Fire, written and created by Shahrzad Arshadi and Anna Chatterton. Children of Fire is an intimate portrayal of the Kurdish female freedom fighters that hosted Shahrzad and Anna in the mountains of Kurdistan in 2018.
by Michael Dale - May 29, 2022
Musical theatre fandom and body image issues in Ana Nogueira's hilarious and touching Which Way To The Stage. Also, Clubbed Thumb's Summerworks commences with Trish Harnetiaux's fun and offbeat California and jazz favorite Nancy Harrow scores a pair of Russian classics.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2022
Last weekend, the New York Philharmonic took to the stage to perform at Peenemünde, where the power plant's turbine hall had been converted to a concert hall some 20 years ago.
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2022
As previously announced, in autumn 2022 Rona Munro returns to Scottish stages with a bold new production:  James IV – Queen of the Fight, directed by Laurie Sansom - the formidable duo who brought us James I, II and III.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022
New York Theatre Workshop announced today that Patricia McGregor will succeed James C. Nicola as Artistic Director, following a yearlong search led by ALJP Consulting and a dedicated search committee of artists, staff and Trustees.
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022
National Players, America's longest-running touring theatre company, returns to its home base at Olney Theatre Center with performances of A Midsummer Night's Dream (May 31 & June 1) and A Raisin in the Sun (June 2-4) in the 1938 Original Theatre.
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2022
Downtown theatre staple, Theatre 80 St. Marks, is facing an uncertain future as its owners face eviction this summer. 
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2022
Now in its 19th season, Opera Company of Middlebury is known as one of the best small-town opera companies in the country. Professional singers come from great distances to work with OCM, and the operas are presented with full orchestra, sets and costumes. “All of this in our tiny 232-seat theater, which gives our productions an intimacy and power that you just don't find in the huge theaters that house most opera companies.”
by A.A. Cristi - May 19, 2022
Polka Theatre today announces the launch of Cerrie Burnell's book Wilder Than Midnight on 28 May 1.15pm, completing their summer half term programme.
by Michael Major - May 18, 2022
Today, Moxyblossom,  the songwriting duo of Evelyn Cormier and Jacob Snider, have released their second single for Dangerbird Records Microdose Series, “Tin Can on a String”. The new single follows previous track “Did You Feel That?”, and is another lush, sonic reverie. Watch the new music video now!
by Michael Quintos - May 18, 2022
After a two-year delay due to COVID, this long-awaited So. Cal. production of NEWSIES---currently on stage at the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts through May 29, 2022---marks the much-anticipated live and in-person return of 3-D Theatricals. The wait, as the saying goes, was worth it.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022
New York Theatre Workshop and National Black Theatre will present Dreaming Zenzile, based on the life of Miriam Makeba, by Grammy-nominated Vocalist/Composer Somi Kakoma, directed by Obie Award winner, Tony Award nominee, NYTW Usual Suspect & former NYTW 2050 Artistic Fellow Lileana Blain-Cruz.
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2022
'The COVID Monologues,' was a video project presented by Breath of Fire Latina Theater Ensemble, that honored people who died from COVID-19.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022
SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE will be directed and choreographed by Broadway’s Stephanie Pope Lofgren who was an original cast member of London’s West End production.  SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE plays from Tuesday, June 7 thru Sunday, June 19, 2022.
by Marissa Tomeo - May 15, 2022
3-D THEATRICALS is finally back and are thrilled to invite you to “Seize the Day” as they present the high-flying NEWSIES, book by Harvey Fierstein, music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Jack Feldman, musical conductor is Julie Lamoureux, vocal director is Crystal Barron, choreography by Chaz Wolcott (recreating the original Broadway choreography by Christopher Gattelli) and directed by T.J. Dawson. NEWSIES will preview on Friday, May 13, 2022 (with a press opening on Saturday, May 14 at 8pm) and runs through Sunday, May 29, 2022 at Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts, 18000 Park Plaza Drive in Cerritos.  
by A.A. Cristi - May 13, 2022
The Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival presents Visual Fringe, Kids Fringe, and the Outdoor Stage for its 31st festival running May 17-30, 2022, in Orlando's Loch Haven Park.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022
New York Theatre Workshop and La MaMa announced today programming for the third annual Reflections of Native Voices Festival.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022
Burning Coal Theatre Company will present its production of What If If Only (US premiere) and Air (world premiere) by Caryl Churchill, directed by Ana Radulescu, June 9 - 26, 2022.  This production, directed by Burning Coal’s Associate Artistic Director, will be performed at Burning Coal’s home, the Murphey School, 224 Polk Street, Raleigh, NC 27604. 
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022
Three old TV favourites are teaming up to tackle a trio of short plays at South London's White Bear Theatre. 
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 9, 2022
Killing Eve star Jodie Comer is coming to Broadway! The Emmy and BAFTA winner will make her Broadway debut in Prima Facie, a new play by Suzie Miller, directed by Justin Martin.
by Gary Naylor - Jun 9, 2022
Harry Hill and Steve Brown pack plenty of laughs into the life of an ex-PM who only ever wanted to be Mick Jagger - until he spied the seductive allure of power
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022
The Orange Tree Theatre today announces its first ever Community Festival as part of OT50, commemorating 50 years of the Orange Tree Theatre.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022
TheaterWorksUSA  will bring Family Summer Theater back to New York audiences with the NYC premiere of El Otro Oz.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022
TimeLine Theatre Company announced a new way to see its critically acclaimed Chicago premiere of Lloyd Suh’s The Chinese Lady, with a central performance by Mi Kang.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 30, 2022
Steep Theatre's second summer production is the US premiere of Tony Award-winning playwright Simon Stephens' Light Falls set to open July 8th. Stephens, Steep's Associate Playwright, will make his fifth production with Ensemble Member Robin Witt once again serving as director. Witt has also directed Stephen's Wastwater, Motortown, Pornography and Harper Regan, Steep's bestselling production.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 30, 2022
A major new exhibition at the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust opens today. The Holocaust: What Hate Can Do offers an expansive and timely presentation of Holocaust history told through personal stories, objects, photos, and film-many on view for the first time.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022
New York Theatre Workshop has announced the playwrights and directors selected for the 2022/23 Season 2050 Artistic Fellowship. The 2022/23 Artistic Fellows are Miranda Cornell, Thaddeus McCants, Aileen Wen McGroddy, Attilio Rigotti, Andrew Rodriguez and Minghao Tu.
by Michael Major - Jun 28, 2022
Recorded almost entirely live to tape in Rock Island, IL, the 11-track set is a collaborative exploration from the same vibrant group of friends who helped craft Tivel’s acclaimed record, The Question including producer & multi-instrumentalist Shane Leonard and engineer Brian Joseph (Bon Iver, Sufjan Stevens).
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2022
The Drilling Company will present a two-week run of 'The Winter's Tale,' a rarely-produced curiosity of the Shakespearean canon, for the 27th season of Shakespeare in the Parking Lot.  Get the performance schedule and find out how to get tickets. 
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2022
The 5th Avenue Theatre has announced the recipients for the 20th Anniversary of The 5th Avenue Theatre Awards: Honoring High School Musicals, the highly anticipated award show sponsored by Wells Fargo, that streamed LIVE online at 7:00 PM on Sunday, June 26, 2022.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 24, 2022
On the heels of creating two audio plays during the pandemic (The Marriage Proposal, featuring Kimberly Gilbert, Jamie Smithson and Cody Nickell, and Laughter in the Shadow of the Trees, featuring Sarah Marshall, Holly Twyford and David Bryan Jackson), The Edge of the Universe Players 2 return to in-person producing with Caryl Churchill's A NUMBER.
by Cindy Marcolina - Jun 24, 2022
Treachery, a magical storm, a catastrophic shipwreck. Far-away islands, spirits, and a love story. All permeated by music. Shakespeare’s swansong might be concerned with its own nature of grand spectacle and the limited resources available to produce it realistically, but Prospero is a sorcerer, illusion is his craft, and everything is possible in a theatre.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022
Dance Cork Firkin Crane has announced an exciting season of performances, residencies, classes and workshops to celebrate its 30th anniversary year.  Running from June – December 2022, the season features Irish and international artists from the USA, Australia, and from Dublin to Cork.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022
Florida Studio Theatre announces its Summer Play Reading Festival, presenting three staged readings of new works by contemporary American playwrights. This summer's Festival features The Suffragette's Murder by Sandy Rustin, Baton by Deneen Reynolds-Knott, and Master of the Revels by Jeffrey Couchman.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 20, 2022
Linda Lavin returns to her frequent home-away-from home this month to raise her voice in song, but Broadway World Cabaret isn't waiting - we are listening to her music today.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2022
Lnown as 'The Love Goddess' in the noir classic, Gilda, performing the iconic tease, 'Put The Blame On Mame.' The hottest sex symbol of the '40''s courted by the world's most powerful men, Orson Welles, Aly Khan, Howard Hughes and co-stars Frank Sinatra, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2022
The Keegan Theatre has announced the cast and creative team of Lauren Gunderson and Bree Lowdermilk’s family fun science musical, THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF DR. WONDERFUL (AND HER DOG!), produced on the mainstage by Keegan’s brand for young people and families, Keegan PLAY-RAH-KA.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022
Artistic Director of Polka Theatre, Peter Glanville today announces the line up for the company's Autumn/Winter season.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022
Theatr Clwyd today announces the cast for the world première production of acclaimed playwright Katherine Chandler's A Pretty Sh*tty Love. Inspired by true events of a woman buried alive by her abusive partner that shook Wales and reverberated around the world, Francesca Goodridge directs Danielle Bird as Hayley and Daniel Hawksford as Carl. In this dynamic new play, Hayley and Carl journey through complexities of love and life, dreaming of love, living in fear and finding the strength to pull yourself out.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022
The 5th Avenue Theatre has announced the nominees for the 20th anniversary of The 5th Avenue Theatre Awards: Honoring High School Musicals, the highly anticipated award show sponsored by Wells Fargo, streaming LIVE online at 7:00 PM on Sunday, June 26, 2022.
by Gary Naylor - Jun 15, 2022
The Royal Opera House's 2003 production gets a much-needed injection of Japanese authenticity while retaining, even enhancing, its moral of how men can abuse their power, as husbands and as colonial occupiers.
by Christian Ranke - Jun 14, 2022
Fanny & Alexander was originally slated to open a few years ago, but then the pandemic happened and put all plans on hold, but it finally opened earlier this year. I had the pleasure of witnessing a workshop in Norway back in 2018, so I was eagerly awaiting listening to the end result and it did not disappoint. It's a gripping listen.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 13, 2022
The music is hot and the jive is jumpin’ all summer long at the Ivoryton Playhouse! On June 30th, the doors will open to the glorious sounds of the 50s and 60s with SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 13, 2022
This week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 11, 2022
On Sunday afternoon, June 5th renowned Canadian tenor Ben Heppner and brilliant pianist Daniel Vnukowski performed a stirring rendition of Richard Strauss' Enoch Arden, based on the heart-wrenching poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson during his tenure as England's Poet Laureate in 1864.
by Michael Major - Jun 10, 2022
Providing an in-depth insight into Heard Right’s melodic musings, Dreams is a 12-track exploration throughout restorative and intricate sounds. Heard Right demonstrates his innate ability to evoke emotion with a luscious combination of instrumentation, which is reinforced across the album in his solo tracks Savior, Diversion, Roots and Lucid.
by BWW Staff - Jun 1, 2022
Florida is never lacking outstanding theatre, whether epic Broadway shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. BroadwayWorld is rounding up our top recommended theatre every month.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2022
In partnership with El Pueblo, Raleigh Little Theatre presents “In the Heights,” June 3-19 in RLT's Cantey V. Sutton Theatre. “In the Heights” won the Tony Award for Best Musical in 2008 and features concept, music, and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda and a book by Quiara Alegría Hudes.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2022
The music is hot and the jive is jumpin’ all summer long at the Ivoryton Playhouse! On June 30th, the doors will open to the glorious sounds of the 50s and 60s with SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 1, 2022
Creator Russall S. Beattie announced today the full cast for the San Francisco engagement of The Empire Strips Back. The unauthorized Star Wars™ burlesque parody begins performances at San Francisco’s Great Star Theater on Wednesday, July 6, 2022. Tickets start at $39 and are available now at Opening/Press night is Thursday, July 14, 2022.

Far Away Frequently Asked Questions

What productions of Far Away have their been?
Far Away has had 2 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 2002 and West End which opened in 2020.

What awards has Far Away been nominated for?
Costume Design (The Hewes Awards) for Catherine ZuberOutstanding Costume Design (The Lortels) for Catherine Zuber and Outstanding Sound Design (The Lortels) for Paul Arditti.

What awards has Far Away won?
Costume Design (The Hewes Awards) for Catherine Zuber Outstanding Costume Design (The Lortels) for Catherine Zuber Outstanding Sound Design (The Lortels) for Paul Arditti.