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Based on the childhood diary of Opal Whiteley

Lamb's Theatre


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(New York, NY)
130 West 44th Street
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by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2022
ELEVATE 2022: OPEN SPACES will take place on weekends from Friday, September 16 through Sunday, October 9 in venues throughout Atlanta from Uptown and Midtown to Downtown and yes, All Around Town. All festival events are FREE and open to the public.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2022
La MaMa will present the world premiere of Betsy by award-winning choreographer Neil Greenberg. A proper noun, a subject that does and performs, Betsy is a new dance exploring the phenomenon of performance itself. Performances will take place November 12–14.
by Barry Lenny - Sep 10, 2022
Fascinating stories of a diverse group of people on road trips in remote Australia.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022
On Sunday, June 19, at 7:00 p.m., the Healing of the Nations//Samuel Dewitt Proctor Conference in association with Carnegie Hall will present a Juneteenth Celebration event in Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage.
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - May 6, 2022
El Teatro de la Zarzuela acoge este mes de mayo la producción del Campoamor de Oviedo de DON GIL DE ALCALÁ, de Manuel Penella. Con dirección de Emilio Sagi y escenografia de Daniel Bianco, la obra cuenta con intérpretes de la talla de Celso Albelo, José Luis Sola, Sabina Puértolas, Irene Palazón, Carlos Cosías o Facundo Muñoz.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022
The Public Theater and National Black Theatre will begin previews on Thursday, May 12 for the upcoming New York Premiere of FAT HAM, written by James Ijames and directed by Public Theater Associate Artistic Director and Resident Director Saheem Ali.
by Marissa Tomeo - May 3, 2022
The plays are divided up into weekly offerings of three plays and, for only the second time, an additional fifth week offering — a feature called YPF Plus (YPF+). The play Venus, and What Else is Nocturnal is nearly ready for professional production and will bridge The Blank’s YPF and Living Room Series programs.
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2022
FAT HAM, the 2022 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, celebrated its opening night last night at The Public Theater! Go inside the celebration!
by Review Roundups - May 26, 2022
Check out the critic's reviews from the New York Times and elsewhere for the The Public Theater and National Black Theatre production of the 2022 Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play FAT HAM at The Public Theater.  
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2022
The Public Theater and National Black Theatre has announced that the 2022 Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play FAT HAM has extended again now through Sunday, July 3rd at The Public Theater.  
by Stephi Wild - May 23, 2022
The OPC – short for The Old People's Channel – an original scripted podcast series created and written by Richard Curtis has released its 13th episode, the Season Finale.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022
Symphony Space, which celebrates James Joyce’s masterpiece Ulysses in its beloved annual Bloomsday on Broadway, marks the milestone occasion of the book’s 100th anniversary with a new commission in which Elevator Repair Service (ERS) brings the novel to wild, illuminating theatrical life.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022
See the first photos from FAT HAM! Critically-acclaimed playwright James Ijames reinvents Shakespeare’s masterpiece with his new drama, FAT HAM. Juicy is a queer, Southern college kid, already grappling with some serious questions of identity, when the ghost of his father shows up in their backyard, demanding that Juicy avenge his murder.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022
FAT HAM, the reinvented, comedic version of HAMLET, started previews last week at The Public Theater, co-produced with National Black Theatre. Playwright James Ijames won the Pulitzer Prize for FAT HAM last week.
by A.A. Cristi - May 17, 2022
Luminato Festival Toronto returns from June 9th to June 19th across the GTA in unexpected public areas designed to reignite the residents of Toronto. With four world premiere performances, a robust daily line-up of culture and two free weekends of concerts, art, conversation and dance, Toronto's favourite festival returns. 
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2022
The Pleasance Theatre Trust Presents the 2022 Edinburgh National Partnerships, a feast of new work from vibrant theatre makers and performers from across the UK at this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe. From August 3 to the 29th the works will explore a range of topics, trends and realities with performances through a variety of techniques from classic to cutting edge. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2022
 The OPC, an original scripted podcast series created and written by Richard Curtis has released its eleventh and twelfth episodes, each under 20 minutes, now available on all streaming platforms.
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council presents the 21st annual River To River Festival, Downtown New York City’s  leading free summer arts festival, taking place June 12–26. 
by Elena Díaz-Guerra - Mar 30, 2022
El teatro apuesta por acercar este género a los jóvenes.
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Mar 28, 2022
La artista interpreta a Lolika en esta nueva producción de la opereta de Albéniz dirigida por Paco Azorín en el Teatro de la Zarzuela del 1 al 10 de abril.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022
The OPC, an original scripted podcast series created and written by Richard Curtis, depicting an intense intergenerational drama, has released its fifth and sixth episodes, each under 15 minutes.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2022
The Public Theater and National Black Theatre announced complete casting today for the upcoming New York Premiere of FAT HAM written by James Ijames and directed by Public Theater Associate Artistic Director and Resident Director Saheem Ali.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2022
Dorothy Lyman is most known for her work as Opal Sue Gardner on All My Children, and as Naomi Harper on the sitcom Mama’s Family. On April 27 at 3pm as part of the Palace Theater’s 2ND ACT series she’ll share her unique and entertaining story about life during and after television fame.  
by Stephi Wild - Mar 16, 2022
Afterwords is the 24th new musical produced by The 5th Avenue Theatre and features music and lyrics by Zoe Sarnak and a book by Emily Kazmarek, with direction by Adrienne Campbell-Holt, choreography by Ebony Williams, and music supervision by Matt Perri.
by Elena Díaz-Guerra - Mar 14, 2022
La obra compuesta por Isaac Albéniz se estrena en el Teatro de la Zarzuela en abril.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2022
The OPC, an original scripted podcast series focusing on ageism, created and written by Richard Curtis, has released its third and fourth episodes, each under 15 minutes, now available on all streaming platforms.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2022
The 2022 Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play FAT HAM has extended for a third time at The Public Theater and will now run through Sunday, July 17th.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2022
Following the sold-out success of COVID SUX: The Musical at Cumston Hall, Chris Henry, and Mark Falconer have written a new sequel to their previous original musical comedy about the pandemic featuring parodies of hit Broadway songs from shows like Hamilton, Les Miserables, Tick Tick Boom, West Side Story, Chicago, and Annie.
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 5, 2022
Critically-acclaimed playwright James Ijames reinvents Shakespeare's masterpiece with his new, Pulitzer prize-winning drama, FAT HAM, which is currently playing at the Public Theater. Below, watch as PBS NewsHour's Jeffrey Brown gets the scoop on the new show from Ijames as a part of the arts and culture series, CANVAS.
by Paula Makar - Jun 29, 2022
Kechi Playhouse is happy to announce the second production of their 40th year: Everybody Loves Opal by John Patrick, July 8-31.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 28, 2022
Titanish is a new comedy presented by Seattle Public Theater and The Habit Comedy. Conceived by director Mark Siano, creator of the new Northwest holiday classic, A Very Die Hard Christmas, Titanish is a fast-paced 80 minute parody of the three hour film. It is written by Jeff Schell and Ryan Dobosh, the team that created the hit Indy Jones and Raiders of the Last Temple of the Doomed Ark. Titanish will prove to be an unsinkable comedy.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 2, 2022
The Colour of Music Festival (COMF) announces the addition of a Wednesday, June 15, 7:30 p.m. performance as part of its New York début at Baisley Powell Elebash Recital Hall at The City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Center.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 8, 2022
Mykal Kilgore and Company members of Fat Ham came together for a cover of Kill The Lights! Watch the music video here!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2022
As we all feel our way towards post-pandemic recovery, Bristol Old Vic continues to build the foundations for a strong future with the completion of a dazzling year of high-quality drama.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 22, 2022
The Muny announced its full cast, design and production teams for the Muny Premiere of The Color Purple, August 3 – 9, 2022.   Joining the previously announced principal cast of Tracee Beazer (Shug Avery), Nasia Thomas (Nettie), Evan Tyrone Martin (Mister), Gilbert Domally (Harpo) and Nicole Michelle Haskins (Sofia) is Anastacia McCleskey (Celie).
by Stephi Wild - Jul 15, 2022
In her debut solo show, Opal Fruits, Holly Beasley-Garrigan asks what it means to be making theatre as an artist who grew up skint: to have a stake in two worlds but to feel as though you don't really fit into either.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 12, 2022
Being presented as digital shorts, the next three of 12 winning plays by young playwrights aged 15–19 will be available to stream on Vimeo July 15–21. The plays are I'll Love You Forever by Spencer Emerson Opal-Levine (age 19, from Sarasota, FL); Gray Area by Simone Chaney (age 17, from Interlochen, MI); and The Legend of Caeneus by Zander Pryor (age 19, from Bronxville, NY).
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 29, 2022
The Mark Twain House & Museum has announced the Short List of titles for The 2022 Mark Twain American Voice in Literature Award! The Mark Twain American Voice in Literature Award honors an exemplary work of fiction from the previous calendar year that speaks with an “American Voice” about American experiences, much like Twain’s masterwork, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2022
La MaMa ETC’s 61st season will feature world-premieres by John Kelly, Erik Ehn, Elizabeth Swados, Witness Relocation/Dan Safer, Bobbie Jene Smith and Ping Chong, along with the live, in-person stage debut of Split Britches’s 2021 digital production LAST GASP and the first-ever revival of Maria Irene Fornes’ EVELYN BROWN.
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Aug 1, 2022
EL TIEMPO ENTRE COSTURAS, GREASE, KINKY BOOTS, EL MÉDICO y LIKE, EL MUSICAPP son los espectáculos más votados este año.
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 9, 2022
Today, the GRAMMY Award-winning Los Angeles Guitar Quartet (LAGQ) self-releases its 14th commercial album, Opalescent, marking the group's 40th anniversary as a touring ensemble. Dedicated to the memory of the brilliant Australian composer Phillip Houghton, it features his pieces Opals and Wave Radiance, exploring the synesthetic intermingling of light and sound. Other works include Andrew York’s Hidden Realm of Light, Kevin Callahan’s Alki Point, Matt Greif’s arrangement of Michael Hedges’ Aerial Boundaries, Frederic Hand’s Chorale, Robert Beaser’s Chaconne, and Tilman Hoppstock’s Suite Transcendent. 
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 8, 2022
The OPC, an original scripted podcast series created and written by Richard Curtis has released its seventh and eighth episodes, each under 17 minutes, now available on all streaming platforms.
by - Apr 4, 2022
Special Offer - FAT HAM Casting: Meet Juicy
by Elena Díaz-Guerra - Apr 4, 2022
La obra compuesta por Isaac Albéniz se podrá ver hasta el 10 de abril en el Teatro de la Zarzuela.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2022
Pleasance Futures is the artist development strand of The Pleasance, acting as an incubator for bold new theatre makers to make their mark.  At the very heart of the Pleasance Theatre Trust, Pleasance Futures embodies their commitment to discovering and supporting the most exciting new theatrical voices, nurturing the ambition and development of emerging companies, young performers and new writers. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 25, 2022
The OPC, an original scripted podcast series created and written by Richard Curtis has released its ninth and tenth episodes, each under 20 minutes, now available on all streaming platforms.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2022
Following an exciting and innovative filmed production produced by The Wilma Theater in 2021 during the shutdown, FAT HAM will make its live New York premiere this spring in the Anspacher Theater.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2022
Dorothy Lyman is most known for her work as Opal Sue Gardner on All My Children, and as Naomi Harper on the sitcom Mama's Family. On April 27 at 3pm as part of the Palace Theater's 2ND ACT series she'll share her unique and entertaining story about life during and after television fame.  
by - Apr 11, 2022
Special Offer - FAT HAM: A New Kind of Hamlet ?
by Elena Díaz-Guerra - Apr 1, 2022
La obra compuesta por Isaac Albéniz se podrá ver hasta el 10 de abril.

Opal Frequently Asked Questions

What is the order of songs in Opal and what's the order?
Just Beyond the Horizon
Mother, Father
To Conquer the Land
Sears and Roebuck Wedding Band
Search for a Sign
Gentleman Pig
Night of Shooting Stars
Opal
Someone
What Might Have Been
Everybody's Looking for Love
Why Do I See God?
Finale
Little Lamb

What productions of Opal have their been?
Opal has had 2 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 1992 and Off-Broadway which opened in 1992.

What awards has Opal been nominated for?
Best Off Broadway Book, Music and Lyrics (Outer Critics Circle Awards) and Best Off Broadway Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards).

What productions of Opal have there been?
Opal has had 2 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 1992 and Off-Broadway which opened in 1992.