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Broadway Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
1681 Broadway

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Based on the play by Jean-Paul Sartre


Based on the play by Alexandre Dumas

Edmund Kean, the renowned 19th century Shakespearean actor, strives for recognition as a human being rather than as a famous actor.



Riverside Opera Company presents A WEDDING IN SONG AND DANCE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

The Riverside Opera Company (ROC), under the direction of Maestro Alan Aurelia, presents: A Wedding in Song and Dance a performance that includes tri-state area audition winners Soprano Sun Young Chang and Tenor Seunghwan Oh performing excerpts from La Boheme, performances by Dawn Daniels and Dancers performing traditional Irish Jigs and Reels; Lydias School of Dance performing ballets from Aida by Verdi accompanied by pianist Olga Gurevich. Youth performers include Brian Moses on piano, Isabel Bruschi on violin and Kristian Marino on trumpet performing a wide range of pieces including La boheme: Musetta's Waltz, 'Flight of the Bumblebee' and 'Danny boy. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Today, September 28, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2017

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Liberty Hall Museum Visitors Experience History Through Dance
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2017

Historic Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University served as a fitting backdrop for an innovative program the first annual Liberty Hall Dance Festival, which explored history through dance. (more...)

The Acting Company to Honor Playwright John Guare at 2017 Winter Gala
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2017

The Acting Company will honor playwright John Guare and film and theater producer/philanthropist Anne L. Bernstein - two individuals whose exemplary work aligns with the artistic and educational ideals of the widely acclaimed touring repertory company that promotes theater and arts education nationwide - at the Company's 2017 Winter Gala, on December 4. (more...)

Caoilfhionn Dunne and More Join Gate Theatre's UK Premiere Of SUZY STORCK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2017

As she opens The Unknown Island, the inaugural production in her first season as Artistic Director of the Gate Theatre, Ellen McDougall today announces the full cast for Suzy Storck, directed by celebrated French director Jean-Pierre Baro, in his debut UK production. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Thursday, September 28, 2017
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The After-Effects of War Explored at Kean's Human Rights Institute Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

An artistic testament to recent history and those affected by conflict, Linda Bond's After-Effects: Beyond the Shadow of War, is on exhibit at Kean University's Human Rights Institute Gallery, located at 1000 Morris Avenue in Union, through December 20. Bond's featured collection, completed over more than a decade, addresses the violence of war from differing perspectives. (more...)

NJSO Chamber Players Perform Aaron Jay Kernis String Quartet
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Members of the NJSO Chamber Players will perform the Aaron Jay Kernis string quartet that the composer later orchestrated as Musica celestis in a special NJSO Accent event with Kernis on Friday, October 13, at 6:45 pm at the Richardson Auditorium in Princeton. The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra's 8 pm concert includes the NJSO premiere of Kernis' ethereal work for string orchestra. (more...)

CURTAIN CALL to Take Place on 10/23 for New Jersey Theatre Alliance Day
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

In a proclamation dated September 19, 2017, Morristown Mayor Timothy P. Dougherty declared that October 23, 2017 will be known as New Jersey Theatre Alliance Day. On that day, New Jersey Theatre Alliance ( the Alliance ) will host Curtain Call, its annual celebration of theatre, at the Westin Governor Morris in Morristown, honoring the artistic directors of its member theatres for their dedication and artistic vision, and Atlantic Health System for its support of theatre programming that enhances the health and wellbeing of New Jersey residents. The event, which is open to the public, will take place from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and includes buffet stations, wine and beer, entertainment, a silent auction, and a raffle. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Today, September 21, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

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Broadway Greats Chita Rivera and Tommy Tune Mentor Kean Students
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Broadway legends Chita Rivera and Tommy Tune kicked off the Kean Stage 2017-2018 season with the world premiere of Chita and Tune, Just in Time at Kean University's Enlow Recital Hall on Saturday, September 16. (more...)

FLORA INTERPRETATIONS Photography Exhibition Opens at Kean University
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Flora Interpretations, an exhibition by abstract and impressionist photographer-artist Michael DeSiano (michaeldesiano.com), is on display at the James Howe Gallery at Kean University, 1000 Morris Avenue in Union, through Friday, October 27. Admission is free and open to the public. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in New Jersey - Week of 9/20/2017
by BWW - Sep 20, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/20/2017 for New Jersey (more...)

Announcing the Cast and Production Team of Jackalope's 1980 (OR WHY I'M VOTING FOR JOHN ANDERSON)
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

It's 1980 and an unknown congressman from Illinois, John Anderson, just might have a chance to be President of the United States. In the candidate's Boston campaign office, four idealistic young campaign workers struggle to spread the hope that their long-shot candidate might bring to the country and to their lives, while staving off that era's Unthinkable Presidency. 1980 (Or Why I'm Voting For John Anderson) pits youthful optimism against the status quo, in a world premiere comedy about class, race, and the politics of change. (more...)

Premiere Stages at Kean University Seeks Submissions for 14th Annual Premiere Play Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Premiere Stages, the professional theatre company in residence at Kean University, is now accepting submissions for the 14th annual Premiere Play Festival. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Thursday, September 21, 2017
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Chita Rivera and Tommy Tune Kick Off 'TWO FOR THE ROAD' Tour Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2017

Chita Rivera & Tommy Tune kick off their Fall 2017 and early 2018 concert dates for CHITA & TUNE - Two For The Road. (more...)

'CHITA & TUNE' to Launch Kean Stage's 2017-18 Performance Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2017

Kean Stage, a presenter of world-class performances, continues to bring an impressive line-up of award-winning artists, engaging family events, dynamic dance companies and multicultural music and shows to Kean University as part of its 2017-18 Season. (more...)

Lantern Theater Company to Present Philadelphia Premiere of RED VELVET
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Lantern Theater Company will launch its 24th season with the regional premiere of Red Velvet, Lolita Chakrabarti's stirring play based on the true story of 19th century actor Ira Aldridge, who made history as the first African-American actor to portray Othello in 1833 London. (more...)

BWW Interview: Nicole Buggé and LIBERTY HALL DANCE FESTIVAL on 9/16
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 13, 2017

The newly created Liberty Hall Dance Festival will be presented on Saturday, September 16th in Union, NJ. The festival was created by Nicole Bugg of Bugg Ballet in partnership with the Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Atlantic Theater Company Celebrates Opening Night of ON THE SHORE OF THE WIDE WORLD
by Jennifer Broski - Sep 13, 2017

Atlantic Theater Company presents The New York premiere of Tony and Olivier Award winner Simon Stephens' (Harper Regan, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time) Olivier Award winning play On the Shore of the Wide World, directed by Neil Pepe (Marie and Rosetta, Hands on a Hardbody). (more...)

Simon Stephens' ON THE SHORE OF THE WIDE WORLD Opens Tonight at the Atlantic
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Atlantic Theater Company presents the New York premiere of Tony and Olivier Award winner Simon Stephens' (Harper Regan, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time) Olivier Award winning play On the Shore of the Wide World, directed by Neil Pepe (Marie and Rosetta, Hands on a Hardbody). (more...)

Tony Nominee Walter Willison Comes to the Metropolitan Room this Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Tony Award nominee and Theatre World Award winner Walter Willison celebrates his 50th year in show business with WALTER WILLISON: MUSIC IN MY HEART, his first solo cabaret appearance since 1978, at The Metropolitan Room on Tuesday, September 19th at 7pm. (more...)

BWW Review: FOSTER MOM at Premiere Stages is Charming and Enthralling
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 12, 2017

Foster Mom, an entertaining and significant new play is now being presented at Premiere Stages at Kean University through September 24. This charming theatrical piece is written Chris Cragin-Day, meticulously directed by Kel Haney, and features an excellent cast. It is a story that will touch the hearts and minds of all who see it. (more...)

BWW Review: TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE at Bunbury Theatre
by Keith Waits - Oct 9, 2017

Mitch Albom's book Tuesday's With Morrie told of the renewal of a friendship with one of his college professors in the months before the old man dies from ALS. It was a bestseller and popular television movie, and it remains an appealing inspirational story. The stage adaptation, by Albom and Jeffrey Hatcher, keeps the schmaltz at bay for most of its length with humor grounded by J.R. Stuart's performance in the title role. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Thursday, October 12, 2017
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Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Today, October 5, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2017

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Riverside Theatre presents HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

Riverside Theatre, led by Producing Artistic Director/CEO Allen D. Cornell and Managing Director/COO Jon R. Moses, starts its 44th season with the celebrated musical featuring the music of American Icon, Hank Williams, in Hank Williams: Lost Highway. Presenting sponsors for Hank Williams: Lost Highway are Ted & Dawn Michael with additional support from Riverside Theatre's Patron Producers' Group. Hank Williams: Lost Highway plays the Stark Stage at Riverside Theatre from October 24 through November 12, 2017. (more...)

Premiere Stages to Present Free Readings of BRICK CITY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

Premiere Stages at Kean University will present three free readings of Nicole Pandolfo's Brick City, a recipient of the 2017 NJPAC Stage Exchange Commission, October 20th through 22nd in the Miron Student Center Little Theatre at Kean University. In this topical and compelling new play, worlds collide inside a failing Newark public school. Jessie, a combative high school senior with a disability, and Darnell, the star player of the basketball team, find themselves together in extended study hall during the most important marking period of their lives. As Darnell inches dangerously close to throwing away a lucrative college scholarship and Jessie a potential career as an artist, both discover that things aren't always as simple as they may seem. Producing artistic director John J. Wooten directs. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Thursday, November 2, 2017
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Daphne Rubin-Vega Celebrates Aaron Mark with EMPANADA LOCA Reading Today at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2017

Acclaimed actors and Tony Award nominees Daphne Rubin-Vega and Tom Hewitt celebrate the 'twisted' works of Aaron Mark in TWO TALES OF TERROR at the Beckett Theatre at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street), presented by All For One Theater (AFO) as a Halloween offering. (more...)

Premiere Stages To Present Free Reading Of New Commission Dramatizing Black Tom Island Incident
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2017

Premiere Stages will present three free readings of the 2017/2018 Liberty Live Commission, Black Tom Island by Jersey City resident Martin Casella, November 17th through 19th in the Miron Student Center Little Theatre at Kean University. (more...)

RED VELVET Begins Rehearsals At Chicago Shakespeare Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2017

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) begins rehearsals next week for the stirring drama Red Velvet, staged by Broadway and Chicago director Gary Griffin and starring celebrated Shakespearean actor Dion Johnstone. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Today, October 26, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2017

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Daphne Rubin-Vega and Tom Hewitt to Celebrate Aaron Mark with TWO TALES OF TERROR at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2017

Acclaimed actors and Tony Award nominees Daphne Rubin-Vega and Tom Hewitt celebrate the 'twisted' works of Aaron Mark in TWO TALES OF TERROR at the Beckett Theatre at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street), presented by All For One Theater (AFO) as a Halloween offering. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Thursday, October 26, 2017
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Now Playing Onstage in New Jersey - Week of 10/20/2017
by BWW - Oct 20, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/20/2017 for New Jersey (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Thursday, October 5, 2017
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Fall Fun Announced at Liberty Hall Museum
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2017

Throughout the month of October, Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University will be open to the public for a number of family-friendly fall activities at its idyllic orchards and grounds in Union, New Jersey. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Today, October 19, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2017

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Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Thursday, October 19, 2017
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Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Today, October 12, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

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Daphne Rubin-Vega to Star in MISS YOU LIKE HELL at The Public Theater
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

The Public Theater announced today that the New York premiere of MISS YOU LIKE HELL has been added to The Public's Astor Anniversary Season, celebrating 50 years of new work at 425 Lafayette Street and the 50th Anniversary of HAIR. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Thursday, November 9, 2017
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Announcing The 32nd Annual HIGH PERFORMANCE RODEO
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2017

Today, One Yellow Rabbit Performance Theatre announced the line-up for the 32nd annual High Performance Rodeo, Calgary's International Festival of the Arts. The wildly popular festival runs January 3 to 28, 2018 at eighteen venues throughout Calgary. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Thursday, November 23, 2017
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Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Today, November 2, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2017

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CLOSE TO YOU: THE MUSIC OF THE CARPENTERS Tour Celebrates 200th Show
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2017

Close to You: The Music of the Carpenters has begun their 2017/18 touring season with what is their biggest season to date as they are about to hit a major milestone: their 200th performance. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Thursday, November 16, 2017
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Wallerstein Foundation Funds Playwriting Residency for Senior Citizens At Canterbury Village in West Orange
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2017

Premiere Stages, the professional theatre in residence at Kean University, is pleased to announce its second playwriting residency for senior citizens, graciously funded by the Wallerstein Foundation for Geriatric Life Improvement. Based in West Orange, the Wallerstein Foundation's primary mission is to support qualifying not-for-profit organizations that assist elderly individuals to remain healthy, active and engaged and generally improve their quality of life. The seven-week residency, which began in early October at Canterbury Village in West Orange, will culminate in a public presentation on November 28. John J. Wooten, producing artistic director of Premiere Stages, leads the residency. (more...)

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