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BWW Review: The Tampa Bay Area Premiere of Marco Ramirez's THE ROYALE is a Knockout at American Stage
by Peter Nason - Sep 24, 2017

It's the best local production of 2017 so far! (more...)

Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 24
by Audition Roundup - Sep 24, 2017

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, September 24, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)

BWW Review: HAND TO GOD at Black Box Performing Arts Center
by Gina Zenyuch - Sep 24, 2017

Teaneck's Black Box Performing Art Center presents 'Hand To God.' (more...)

Video: Arman Ferrer, Lara Maigue Sing 'Kumusta Ka?' from MAYNILA SA MGA KUKO NG LIWANAG, The Musical
by Oliver Oliveros - Sep 24, 2017

MAYNILA SA MGA KUKO NG LIWANAG, The Musical is about love that will go the distance, the loss of innocence, and why in a dark, downtrodden jungle that is the big city, pure love is not given room to thrive, its synopsis partially says. (more...)

Kathrina Miccio Helmed Film to Feature Familiar Faces from the Stage
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2017

St. Joseph is a light hearted zany short comedy set in the suburbs of New Jersey involving two very different Italian families that live across the street from each other. Donna and Joey's house is immaculately kept inside and out. Elaine and Doug are more into going camping then caring about the appearance of their house. Donna obsesses on the hopes they would move out.. Then her mother-in-law Virginia gives her an idea that turns into a happy chaos in the neighborhood. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - September 23, 2017
by - Sep 23, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on September 23 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Media Theatre's CAROUSEL
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2017

The Media Theatre has Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic musical 'Carousel' as the opener for its 2017-18 Broadway Series season. The beloved show plays through October 22. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 9/23/2017
by - Sep 23, 2017's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 9/23/2017. (more...)

Liza Pulman Moves Show Downstairs for Disabled Access Patrons
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Singer and comedienne Liza Pulman (one third of Fascinating Aida) was performing her Everything's Coming Up Roses at The Watermark Theatre in Ivy Bridge last night, Thursday 21 September, when the lift to the first floor theatre broke, meaning over a dozen disabled access patrons might not get to attend. (more...)

Scoop: NBC PRIMETIME on NBC - 9/23-10/8
by TV Scoop - Sep 22, 2017

Get all the scoop on NBC PRIMETIME, airing on NBC on 9/23-10/8, 2017! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sierra Repertory presents THE GLASS MENAGERIE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Sierra Repertory Theatre is proud to present one of Tennessee Williams most highly regarded plays, The Glass Menagerie. It has been, and still is 'must see theatre.' This is a compelling story of an overbearing mother, her resentful son, her fragile daughter and the unsuspecting gentleman caller. Deeply complex themes of duty, love, abandonment, and self-deception are on high display here. What happens to a family when the dreams of one clash with the dreams of another? (more...)

Jonathan Cain Of Journey to Release First Christmas Album 'Unsung Noel'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Jonathan Cain, longtime keyboardist and rhythm guitarist in Journey, co-writer of the No. 1 catalog rock song in iTunes' history, Don't Stop Believin', as well as writer of Faithfully and co-writer of Who's Crying Now, Open Arms and many more international hit songs, releases his first Christmas album, Unsung Noel, Oct. 13 (more...)

Rusty Schwimmer to Star in Return of HELLCAB at The Agency Theater Collective
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

The Agency Theater Collective announces the Chicago holiday classic Hellcab, starring Rusty Schwimmer, written by Will Kern and directed by The Agency's Managing Director Sommer Austin playing at the Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., November 11 December 17. (more...)

BWW Interview: Sarah-Jane Potts on FOR LOVE OR MONEY
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Sep 22, 2017

In a small town in Yorkshire, a beautiful widow is being wooed by two suitors. Fresh from the City and with endless money to dispose of, the older one showers her with gifts - which the younger (handsome, impecunious, an inveterate gambler) wants to put to better use. (more...)

John Hancock Announces 2018 Boston Marathon Non-Profit Program Fundraising Partners
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

John Hancock, the principal sponsor of the Boston Marathon for more than 30 years, named the organizations in its Non-Profit Program that will receive guaranteed race entries for the 2018 Boston Marathon. The organizations use these entries to recruit runners who will raise money on their behalf in advance of the 122 nd Marathon on April 16, 2018. (more...)

ULTRA Worldwide Concludes Another Record-Setting Asia Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

ULTRA Worldwide, the world's largest independent music festival brand, has wrapped another historic tour in Asia, which saw over 400,000 people attend SEVENTEEN events on the continent in a four-month period during 2017. (more...)

Shows at Goodman, Victory Gardens, Drury Lane, Steppenwolf and More Set for Chicago Theatre Week 2018
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Chicago Theatre Week (#CTW18), an annual celebration of the rich tradition of theatre-going in Chicago, will take place February 8 18, 2018, spanning a week and two full weekends. (more...)

Dierks Bentley & Bon Iver's S. Carey Team On 'Hold The Light' From New Film ONLY THE BRAVE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

The distinctive vocals of multiplatinum singer/songwriter and Arizona native Dierks Bentley resonate throughout 'Hold The Light,' his first-ever song written and recorded for a motion picture. (more...)

Players Guild Takes Bold, Unique Initiative With GUYS AND DOLLS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

When the Players Guild of Leonia launches its three-week production on October 6th of Guys and Dolls described by New York theater critics as the perfect musical comedy it will do something extremely rare for a community theater group. (more...)

PlayGround Comes to Berkeley Repertory Theatre and Potrero Stage
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

PlayGround's 24th season begins October 16, 2017 and runs through June 17, 2018 in Berkeley and San Francisco. The Season opens October 16, 2017 - March 19, 2018 in Berkeley with its acclaimed Monday Night PlayGround staged reading series at Berkeley Repertory Theatre. In the spring, PlayGround's season continues with the PlayGround Festival of New Works from May 10-June 17, 2018 at San Francisco's Potrero Stage, the company's newly-renovated home. A highlight of this year's PlayGround Festival are premieres of two PlayGround commissioned full-length plays: SCAPEGOAT by William Bivins and BRIGHT SHINING SEA by Julianne Jigour, both originally developed at the 2016 Festival. (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More!
by BWW Special - Sep 22, 2017

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 HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! (more...)

Studio C Artist and Combined Artform present TOLSTOY IN SUFFOLK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Studio C Artist and Combined Artform present TOLSTOY IN SUFFOLK, written and directed by Robert Allan Ackerman, featuring Stephen Caffrey & JD Cullum, opening October 20th running through November 19th at Studio C - 6448 Santa Monica Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90038. (more...)

LIZA PULMAN SINGS STREISAND Goes on Tour; New Single Released Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Liza Pulman, the acclaimed singer & comedienne and one third of the satirical and much loved comedy trio Fascinating Aida, returned in 2017 with her third solo show Liza Pulman Sings Streisand. (more...)

All Star Stand Up Comedy Returns with All New Show, 10/21
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce an all new All Star Comedy show on Saturday, October 21 at 8 pm. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 day of event (more...)

PlayGround Announces 2017-18 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

PlayGround's 24th season begins October 16, 2017 and runs through June 17, 2018 in Berkeley and San Francisco. (more...)

Broken Nose Theatre Announces New Company Members & Artistic Associates
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

As it embarks on its sixth season, Broken Nose Theatre is pleased to announce a major expansion of the company by welcoming four new Company Members and eight new Artistic Associates. (more...)

New Marquee Lights Up Riverside Drive and Launches Inaugural Season of Garry Marshall Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

The new Garry Marshall Theatre's official marquee is lighting up Riverside Drive in Burbank for the first time on Thursday, September 21, just in time for the launch of the theatre's Inaugural Season. (more...)

New York Philharmonic Launches Podcast, ¬"Listening Through Time¬"
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

The New York Philharmonic has launched the podcast Listening Through Time, an intimate conversation about how performances have evolved from one generation of Philharmonic players to the next. In each episode, a Philharmonic musician (current or retired) joins Philharmonic Archivist / Historian Barbara Haws in listening to and comparing the Orchestra's perfor mances from different eras. (more...)

The Poor Priests' Hospital in Canterbury to Become New Home of The Marlowe Kit
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

THE POOR Priests' Hospital in Stour Street, Canterbury, will become the home of The Marlowe Kit from Monday (25 September), providing a new space to explore and celebrate the city's rich literary heritage. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for HAIR's Immersive 50th Anniversary Production at The Vaults
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

The rock musical HAIR opens at London's fully immersive Off-West-End theatre, The Vaults, from Wednesday 4 October 2017 and is now to run to Saturday 13 January 2018. Opening night will be on Wednesday 11 October 2017, and the 50th Anniversary Gala will be held on Tuesday 17 October. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below! (more...)

Bookworks' October Includes Dia de los Muertos and Halloween Features, Star Wars Reads Day, and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Bookworks' October event calendar features author events in celebration of Halloween and Dia de los Muertos, a Star Wars Reads Day costume contest, and local and national author speaking on zines, beer, New Mexico history, among other topics. (more...)

Centenary Stage Company Announces the Cast of THE LEARNED LADIES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Centenary Stage Company announces cast for upcoming production of Freyda Thomas' hilarious contemporary re-imagining of Moliere's penultimate play The Learned Ladies. Presented in the Lackland Performing Arts Center the production will run from October 6 through October 22 in the over 500 seat state of the art Sitnik Theatre. (more...)

New World Symphony and USC Partnership Culminates in Cross-Disciplinary Performance
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

On October 1 at the New World Center, Percussion Fellows from the New World Symphony, America's Orchestral Academy (NWS), and students at the University of Southern California's Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy for Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation will present the culminating event in a yearlong collaboration that explores classical music in the context of contemporary culture, blending NWS's experimentation and musical expertise with insights from USC Academy students in the areas of design, technology, and cultural trends. The event, titled Alien Jungle, is divided into three parts: pre-concert audience interaction with percussion instruments; performance of chamber works by Steve Reich (Music for Mallet Instruments, Voices, and Organ), George Crumb (Dream Sequence Images II), and Istv n M rta (Doll's House Story); and a post-concert reception. Alien Jungle begins at 2:45 p.m. (more...)

Aaron De Jesus, Nicolas Dromard, Mark Edwards and Cory Jeacoma to Star in JERSEY BOYS Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Tickets go on sale tomorrow (Friday, September 22) for the Tony-, Grammy- and Olivier Award-winning smash hit musical JERSEY BOYS, which will star Aaron De Jesus as Frankie Valli, Nicolas Dromard as Tommy DeVito, Mark Edwards as Nick Massi and Cory Jeacoma as Bob Gaudio at New York City's New World Stages (340 West 50th Street) Stage 1. Performances begin Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 7pm. (more...)

All-Female Creative Team Behind Everyday Inferno's NY Premiere of GLASSHEART
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Everyday Inferno Theatre Company, in association with Access Theater, has announced the all-female creative team assembled for the New York premiere of Glassheart, which will play a limited run at The Access Theater this October. (more...)

SUNSET BOULEVARD Opens In Manchester Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

In four weeks, Andrew Lloyd Webber's award-winning musical Sunset Boulevard arrives in Manchester for a two-week run. (more...)

Stageworks Rings in the Holidays with A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Stageworks Theatre announces its holiday show of the 2017-2018 season, A Christmas Story: The Musical, lyrics written by Pasek & Paul and based on the movie and book titled the same by Joseph Robinette. (more...)

Stepinac Among Only Five High Schools in the U.S. to Stage NEWSIES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

The acclaimed Stepinac Theatre, White Plains, NY, continues to make news as a producer of award-winning musicals. The latest big headline is that Stepinac was one of only five high schools in the U.S (and the only one in New York State!) that was granted permission by Walt Disney Theatricals to produce Newsies, the 2012 Tony-winning musical. (more...)

Barnes & Noble Announces More Than 100 Italian-American Authors Marching Up Fifth Avenue in the Columbus Citizens Foundation's Annual Columbus Day Parade
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017


Photo Flash: First Look - Shakespeare Gets a Country Twist in DESPERATE MEASURES at York Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

The York Theatre Company production of Desperate Measures, the knee-slappin' new musical with a nod to Shakespeare's Measure for Measure, with book and lyrics by Peter Kellogg (Anna Karenina) and music by David Friedman (Scandalous), presented in association with Cecilia Lin and Hu Guo, is now in performance through Sunday, October 15, 2017 at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (619 Lexington Avenue, entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). Opening Night is Sunday evening, October 1, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Paradise Reveal Ibiza Closing Party Line-Up with Masters At Work
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Paradise, Ibiza's ultimate hedonistic experience curated by Jamie Jones, has just unveiled the complete all-star lineup for the closing party at Paradise's cherished home of DC-10. Jamie and the Paradise team have handpicked some of the finest international talent to play the Wednesday party, which will take place on 27th September. (more...)

Indian Wells Resort Debuts BROADWAY'S BEST With Welch And Olsen
by David Green - Sep 21, 2017

Indian Wells Resort Hotel is excited to debut Broadway's Best in October, presenting an evening of enchanting entertainment with acclaimed performers Patricia Welch and Terri Olsen, along with musical director and pianist Alex Danson. Together they perform a selection of timeless Broadway show stoppers, solos and duets, while adorning fanciful costumes. The dinner and show will be held in Frank's Place at the resort in an intimate setting. The dinner service begins at 5:00 p.m. with the musical starting at 6:30 p.m. (more...)

PlayMakers Rep's Vivienne Benesch Receives Prestigious Zelda Fichandler Award
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Vivienne Benesch, Producing Artistic Director of PlayMakers Repertory Company, is the recipient of the 2017 Zelda Fichandler Award, given by the Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation. (more...)

The 6th Annual BIG CITY IMPROV FESTIVAL Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

The Big City Improv Festival (BCIF) is happy to announce the first wave of programming for the sixth annual festival. Big City Improv Festival, Canada's largest improv showcase, will present the best improvisers from across North America from October 13 - 21, 2017 at five venues in Toronto. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - September 21, 2017
by - Sep 21, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on September 21 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Road To Ultra & Resistance Latin America Dates And Lineups Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Following the conclusion of RESISTANCE's landmark 8-week residency at Privilege Ibiza and ULTRA Worldwide's biggest tour of Asia to date this month, the world's most international festival brand now gears up for a staggering ELEVEN separate events, in NINE countries across Central and South America, from October 6-15. (more...)

Pittsburgh Opera presents Mozart's THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Pittsburgh Opera presents Mozart's beloved madcap comedy The Marriage of Figaro, at the Benedum Center November 4th -12th. (more...)

BWW Review: TWYLA THARP DANCE in a Three-Week Engagement at the Joyce
by Sondra Forsyth - Sep 21, 2017

On September 19th 2017, opening night of a three-week engagement by Twyla Tharp Dance at the Joyce Theater, a program insert listed an addition to the roster previously slated for the evening. (more...)

No Name Special Comedy / Variety Show Comes to QED Astoria
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

No Name producer / host Eric Vetter brings his multicultural mix of music, comedy and variety back to renowned performing arts, crafts, entertainment and teaching space Q.E.D. Astoria on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 7:30pm. (more...)

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