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Photo Flash: Get an Exclusive Look at HEATHERS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2018

Heathers the Musical is bigger and better than ever before! The award-winning creative team behind the smash-hit musical are thrilled to announce a brand new song has been written into the show ahead of its West End debut at the Theatre Royal Haymarket, along with multiple re-workings to the script. (more...)

Boomerang to Premiere CARE BEARS: UNLOCK THE MAGIC
by TV News Desk - Sep 6, 2018

Premium Streaming Service To Be the Official Domestic Home of 'Care Bears: Unlock the Magic(TM)' (more...)

Jackalope Theatre Announces IN THE CANYON
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

Jackalope's 11th season begins with the World Premiere of IN THE CANYON, written by Calamity West, directed by Elly Green, with the full cast and production team announced below. (more...)

Writers Theatre Presents The World Premiere Of WITCH
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

Writers Theatre, under the leadership of Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma, presents the World Premiere of Witch, written by Jen Silverman, inspired by The Witch of Edmonton by Rowley, Dekker & Ford. Witch, directed by Marti Lyons, runs September 26 - December 16, 2018 in the Gillian Theatre at 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe. The Press Opening is Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.  (more...)

Paul Foot to Embark on UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

Following a sold out and critically acclaimed run at the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe, Paul embarks on an extensive UK tour of his new show, 'Image Conscious', which he describes as follows: 'Greetings! It's my brand new show, baybayyy! Ever considered the unique predicament of the soft-shell crab? I have. What about the numerous problems of organising a suburban orgy? The catering, for example. It's an absolute nightmare!' and this is what some of the critics said: (more...)

BWW Review: RULES FOR LIVING at ARTS Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Sep 2, 2018

If you need a good laugh, you'll find some in this production. (more...)

JERSEY BOYS Heads To Raleigh's Memorial Auditorium
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2018

Tickets are on sale now for the Raleigh engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, playing Memorial Auditorium at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts  November 13-18. (more...)

The National Theatre's THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME Will Return To The West End
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2018

The National Theatre announces today that The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, adapted by Simon Stephens from the novel by Mark Haddon, and directed by Marianne Elliott (War Horse, Angels in America, Company) will return to the West End in November 2018 for a limited season. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time begins previews at the Piccadilly Theatre on 29 November, with an opening night on 11 December. (more...)

Friday 5(+1) for Thursday: The Cast of CFTA's HEATHERS, THE MUSICAL
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 13, 2018

Heathers The Musical, based on the classic 1980s cult film of the same name, concludes its run at Murfreesboro's Center for the Arts this weekend. Directed by Rachel Jones, the show - which has played to sell-out audiences during its first two weekends, features a cast of talented actors who are having the time of their young lives while bringing the story to life onstage. (more...)

Nathan Amzi Joins The Cast Of HEATHERS THE MUSICAL At Theatre Royal Haymarket
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2018

Heathers the Musical will welcome Nathan Amzi (Aladdin, In The Heights, Rock of Ages, The Voice UK) to Westerberg High for the first time at the Theatre Royal Haymarket. Nathan will be joining Carrie Hope Fletcher in the smash-hit musical until the end of the semester on 24 November. (more...)

Cast And Dates Announced For 13th Touring Season of JERSEY BOYS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2018

Casting and tour dates have been announced for the 2018-19 touring season of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons.  The cast will be led by Jonathan Cable (Nick Massi), Eric Chambliss (Bob Gaudio), Corey Greenan (Tommy DeVito) and Jonny Wexler (Frankie Valli) as The Four Seasons. (more...)

JERSEY BOYS Tour Breaks Box Office Record at Midland, MI Stop
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2018

The producers of JERSEY BOYS are thrilled to announce that the national touring company has set a new box office record at the Midland Center for the Arts in Midland, MI. For a four-performance engagement May 3-5, the show grossed $376,192.30, or 104% of the gross potential. This week, JERSEY BOYS will begin a two-week return engagement at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Ft. Lauderdale, FL from May 8-20. (more...)

VIDEO: Norbert Leo Butz Delivers a Special Message to Arts Students Performing BIG FISH
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2018

Norbert Leo Butz, the Tony-nominated star of the current Broadway revival of My Fair Lady, took some time to deliver a special message (and some insider pro tips) to the cast of Orbit Arts Academy's upcoming production of Big Fish. Check out Norbert's heartfelt message delivered straight from the heart of Lincoln Center below! (more...)

Carrie Hope Fletcher Meets Westerberg High's Newest Girl Band For HEATHERS THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2018

After breaking previous box office records at The Other Palace, the European premiere of HEATHERS - THE MUSICAL continues to delight, this time with the announcement of an incredible house band. (more...)

VIDEO: 30 Days of Tony, Day 16- Norbert Leo Butz Is Breaking All the Rules in CATCH ME IF YOU CAN
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 27, 2018

On Day 16 of 30 Days of Tony, we celebrate a multiple Tony-winner Norbert Leo Butz, who is nominated this year for his portrayal of Alfred P. Doolittle.  (more...)

Olivia Vinall, Edward Hogg, and More to Star in Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's AS YOU LIKE IT
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2018

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre have today announced casting for As You Like It. Directed by Max Webster, the production plays 06 July - 28 July. (more...)

Cleveland Orchestra Announces 2018-19 PNC Music Explorers Series And American Greetings Family Concerts
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

The Cleveland Orchestra offers captivating opportunities for children and families to learn about and experience classical musical in an energetic, kid-friendly environment. The 2018-19 PNC Music Explorers series, for children ages 3-6, and American Greetings Family Concert series, for ages 7 and older, are designed to introduce young people to the magic and wonder of classical music. Subscriptions for each series are now available by visiting the Severance Hall Ticket Office, clevelandorchestra.com, and by calling 216-231-1111 or 800-686-1141. Tickets to individual performances go on sale in late summer. The Orchestra's popular "Under 18s Free" program is available for all concerts (see below for more information.) (more...)

MY FAIR LADY's Norbert Leo Butz Wins 2018 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

Norbert Leo Butz has won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical for MY FAIR LADY. (more...)

More Casting Announced for HEATHERS at The Other Palace
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 10, 2018

Joining the previously announced Carrie Hope Fletcher as Veronica Sawyer, are the most popular girls in school: Jodie Steele (Chandler), Sophie Isaacs (McNamara) and T'Shan Williams (Duke) – The Heathers, with Jamie Muscato playing the mysterious teen rebel Jason Dean (JD). (more...)

Bruce Springsteen and John Leguizamo Will Receive Special Tony Awards!
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2018

The Tony Awards just announced that Bruce Springsteen and John Leguizamo, who both appeared on Broadway this season will receive Special Tony Awards. Click here for a full list of nominees! (more...)

Marianne Elliott To Receive OBE For Services To Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2018

It was announced yesterday in the 2018 Queen's Birthday Honours list that Marianne Elliott, artistic director of Elliott & Harper Productions, is to be recognised for her services to theatre with an OBE.  (more...)

VIDEO: What's Your Damage? Get a Sneak Peek of the Cast of HEATHERS in London
by Stage Tube - Jun 6, 2018

Heathers comes to The Other Palace beginning June 9th. Official London Theatre is giving fans a sneak peek at the cast of the hit musical. Watch the clips of the cast below, including Carrie Hope Fletcher as Veronica Sawyer! (more...)

JERSEY BOYS returns to San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2018

Following a record-breaking engagement in 2014, the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, will make its much-anticipated return to San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts (255 S. Almaden Blvd.) from Today, June 5 through Sunday, June 10, 2018. (more...)

Cast Announced for Salt Lake City Run of JERSEY BOYS Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2018

Casting has been announced for the Salt Lake City engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, playing the the Eccles Theater June 15-17. 2018. The cast of JERSEY BOYS will be led by Tommaso Antico (Bob Gaudio), Aaron De Jesus (Frankie Valli), Corey Greenan (Tommy DeVito) and Chris Stevens (Nick Massi) and as The Four Seasons. (more...)

Penguin Rep Theatre Presents CLEVER LITTLE LIES
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2018

Penguin Rep Theatre, the award-winning professional Equity theatre under the leadership of founding artistic director Joe Brancato and executive director Andrew M. Horn, presents Clever Little Lies, a comedy by Joe DiPietro, the Tony Award-winning author of Memphis and I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change, June 29 through July 22 in Stony Point, New York. (more...)

London's Thriller THE WOMAN IN BLACK Takes the Stage at the Royal George Theatre this Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2018

Over eight million people have lived to tell the tale of one of the most successful - and terrifying - theatre events ever staged, and it's coming to shock audiences in Chicago this fall. The Woman in Black - London's long-running West End play -  will open at Chicago's Royal George Theatre in November with all the stage thrills that have led audiences in London to shriek in fear for 30 years. (more...)

Photo Flash: CLEVER LITTLE LIES Opens At Penguin Rep This Friday
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2018

Penguin Rep Theatre, the award-winning professional Equity theatre under the leadership of founding artistic director Joe Brancato and executive director Andrew M. Horn, presents Clever Little Lies, a comedy by Joe DiPietro, the Tony Award-winning author of Memphisand I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change, June 29 through July 22 in Stony Point, New York. (more...)

TheatreWorks Unveils New Works Fest Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2018

Lovers of new theatre will gather this August for an advance look at tomorrow's hits at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's 2018 New Works Festival at Palo Alto's Lucie Stern Theatre. This unique festival offers audiences an extraordinary opportunity to experience new plays and musicals in their early stages of development, and hear about the creative process in a "Meet the Artists" panel discussion. With multiple performances of each work, playwrights and composers are able to rewrite scenes, add or delete songs, revise and refine, allowing audiences to return and watch the exciting evolution of brand new pieces of American theatre. (more...)

Bruce Springsteen Criticizes Trump on Stage for Border Separation Policy
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2018

Bruce Springsteen, who earlier this month won a Special Tony Award, is making his opinions about the President's border policy known to his Broadway audiences. (more...)

Penguin Rep Theatre Presents CLEVER LITTLE LIES
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2018

Penguin Rep Theatre, the award-winning professional Equity theatre under the leadership of founding artistic director Joe Brancato and executive director Andrew M. Horn, presents Clever Little Lies, a comedy by Joe DiPietro, the Tony Award-winning author of Memphis and I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change, June 29 through July 22 in Stony Point, New York. (more...)

Jenny Livsey To Play Nurse Ratched In ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

Artistic Director of Sheffield Theatres Robert Hastie today announces that Jenny Livsey is to take over the role of Nurse Ratched in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Dale Wasserman from the novel by Ken Kesey following the withdrawal of Lucy Black after she suffered an injury on Sunday morning. Javaad Alipoor's production is currently in previews and opens on Tuesday 12 June, playing until 23 June. (more...)

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY's Bruce Springsteen Wins 2018 Tony Award for Special Tony Award
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2018

Bruce Springsteen has won the 2018 Tony Award for Special Tony Award for SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY. (more...)

Other Palace Production of HEATHERS THE MUSICAL to Head to the West End
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2018

After smashing all box office records with its European premiere at The Other Palace, the sold-out production of HEATHERS - THE MUSICAL transfers to Theatre Royal Haymarket in the West End, with a strictly limited 12-week run from 3 September. Carrie Hope Fletcher will reprise her role as Veronica Sawyer. Book tickets here from £28! (more...)

Book Now For HEATHERS THE MUSICAL in the West End
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2018

After smashing all box office records with its European premiere at The Other Palace, the sold-out production of HEATHERS - THE MUSICAL transfers to Theatre Royal Haymarket in the West End, with a strictly limited 12-week run from 3 September. Carrie Hope Fletcher will reprise her role as Veronica Sawyer. Book tickets here from £28! (more...)

BWW Review: Theater Schmeater's Inconsistent and Chaotic SHE KILLS MONSTERS
by Jay Irwin - Jul 29, 2018

Greetings adventurer, you and your party are approaching a multiheaded beast to which you must convey a story filled with drama, high stakes and dire consequences. You know in order to survive you need to present yourself in a certain way, so do you judiciously put forth just what you need in order to tell a focused and coherent tale thus placating/entertaining the beast or do you throw everything you've got at it and hope something appeases the monster? Well, if you're the folks at Theater Schmeater you do the latter as was evident with the forced, unfocused, and just plain loud production of "She Kills Monsters" currently playing. (more...)

Irish Play CHAPATTI Opens At Vermont's Saint Michael's Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2018

Saint Michael's Playhouse announces the area premiere of Irish playwright Christian O'Reilly's play Chapatti opening Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Evening performances are July 18 - 21, 24 - 28 (8pm), with matinee performances July 21 and 28 (2pm). (more...)

Irish Play CHAPATTI Opens At Vermont's Saint Michael's Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2018

Saint Michael's Playhouse announces the area premiere of Irish playwright Christian O'Reilly's play Chapatti opening Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Evening performances are July 18 - 21, 24 - 28 (8pm), with matinee performances July 21 and 28 (2pm). (more...)

Bruce Springsteen's Historic One Man Show, SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY Will Debut On Netflix Later this Year
by TV News Desk - Jul 18, 2018

'Springsteen on Broadway' will launch globally on Netflix on December 15, 2018, which is also the final night of Springsteen's completely sold out 236-show run at Jujamcyn's Walter Kerr Theatre on Broadway. 'Springsteen on Broadway' is a solo acoustic performance written and performed by Tony Award, Academy Award, and 20-time Grammy Award winner Bruce Springsteen. Based on his worldwide best-selling autobiography 'Born to Run,' 'Springsteen on Broadway' is a unique evening with Bruce, his guitar, a piano, and his very personal stories. In addition, it features a special appearance by Patti Scialfa. The evening has received rave reviews in top media here and abroad. (more...)

TERRIFICON Brings Comic Con Action to Mohegan Sun's All-New, Giant Sized Expo Center on August 17-19
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2018

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Taormina FilmFest Unveils 64th Edition With Over 50 Films Along with Master Classes and In Conversations this July
by TV News Desk - Jul 11, 2018

The sixty-fourth edition of the Taormina FilmFest, produced by Videobank and taking place July 14-20 under the new artistic direction of Silvia Bizio and Gianvito Casadonte, has unveiled its full program with over 50 films, including 14 World Premieres, 12 European Premieres, and over 10 Italian premieres, including documentaries and shorts. The screenings will be held in the halls of the Palazzo dei Congressi, where Master Classes and In Conversations featuring special guests will also be hosted. (more...)

Jackalope Theatre Announces 2018-19 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2018

Jackalope Theatre Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Gus Menary and Managing Director Nora Leahy, announces its 2018/19 season. The company's 11th season features two world-premiere productions and a Midwest-Premiere. The season begins with the world premiere of In The Canyon by Jackalope Theatre company member Calamity West, directed by Elly Green, then continues with the midwest premiere of Dutch Masters by Greg Keller, directed by Wardell Julius Clark, and concludes with the world premiere of Life On Paper by Kenneth Lin, directed by Jackalope Artistic Director, Gus Menary. (more...)

Susan Hill's THE WOMAN IN BLACK To Kick Off Season At Cleveland Play House
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2018

Cleveland Play House (CPH) kicks off its 2018-2019 Season with the spine tingling tale of Susan Hill's The Woman in Black.  Hill's gothic ghost story, adapted for the stage by Stephen Mallatratt, will star Bradley Armacost as Arthur Kipps and Adam Wesley Brown as the Actor in the show that Daily Mail called, "A nerve-shredding experience."  Director Robin Herford will recreate his original staging from the London West End.  The American premiere of the West End Production is produced by PW Productions and Pemberley Productions.  Previews begin on September 15th, with press opening on September 21st at the Allen Theatre in Playhouse Square.  (more...)

Best Short Stories from 2018 Lune Spark Contest Are Now Available for Young Adults & Middle Grade Readers
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2018

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Stage Traffic Productions Presents The European Premiere Of Ken Urban's A GUIDE FOR THE HOMESICK
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2018

A powerful new play by the award-winning American writer Ken Urban, A Guide for the Homesick will make its European debut at Trafalgar Studios Two from 16 October - 24 November, with press night on 18 October 2018. This gripping thriller will star Douglas Booth (Jupiter Ascending, Speech and Debate) and Clifford Samuel (McMafia, The Events) and is directed by Jonathan O'Boyle. (more...)

FSCJ Artist Series Presents JERSEY BOYS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2018

Dates have been announced for the Jacksonville engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, playing the Times-Union Center on March 25, 2019 for one performance only. (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/17 - WEST SIDE STORY, MAMMA MIA, and More!
by BWW Special - Aug 17, 2018

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature WEST SIDE STORY, MAMMA MIA, and More! (more...)

How Very! HEATHERS Will Feature New Song in West End Run
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2018

Heathers the Musical is bigger and better than ever before! A brand new song has been written into the show ahead of it's West End debut at the Theatre Royal Haymarket, along with multiple re-workings to the script. (more...)

BWW Review: GRUMPY OLD MEN at OGUNQUIT PLAYHOUSE
by Dan Marois - Aug 13, 2018

Based on a film starring Jack Lemmon, Walther Matthau and Ann-Margret that hit movie theaters 25 years ago, Grumpy Old Men the Musical is currently playing at the Ogunquit Playhouse in what is touted as the US premiere of the production. (more...)

Martina McBride to Release New Christmas Album IT'S THE HOLIDAY SEASON
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2018

Country music icon Martina McBride is not letting the Nashville summer heat ruin her Christmas spirt, and begins her gift giving with the release of It's The Holiday Season.  The 9-song holiday set will be released on October 19, the first with her new record label partner, BMG.  McBride also continues her “The Joy of Christmas Tour” tradition, this time adding songs from the new album and bringing to life the big band and orchestral sounds by using local symphonies on each stop.  In addition, she will be adding more spice into that mix, by releasing a second all-season cookbook, Martina's Kitchen Mix: My Recipe Playlist For Real Life, available October 30th. (more...)

2018 Star-Spangled Spectacular Celebrates 100 Years Of Community Support For The Cleveland Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2018

Today, The Cleveland Orchestra announced program details for the 29th annual, free community concert in downtown Cleveland, which will take place rain or shine on Friday, July 6 at 9:00 p.m. This year's Star-Spangled Spectacular brought to you by Cuyahoga Arts & Culture and sponsored by KeyBank will be held on the spacious Mall B, located at 300 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland, between the Global Center for Health Innovation and Cleveland Public Auditorium. In addition to celebrating our nation's birthday, this year's concert celebrates The Cleveland Orchestra's 100th anniversary, concludes the Orchestra's special Around the Region Celebration, and thanks the Northeast Ohio community for a century of support. (more...)

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