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Romantic Comedy - 1979 - Broadway

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Ethel Barrymore Theatre (Broadway)

(New York, NY)
243 West 47th St.
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by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2021
The Theatre will begin its 31st season on October 15th with its previously postponed production of Middletown followed by a delightful holiday production and a fabulous 3 play subscription series starting in January!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2021
The Arkansas Repertory Theatre will conclude its 2021 “Rep Outdoors” Series with The Fantasticks in Concert. Due to forecasted weather between Thursday and Sunday, the event scheduled for 5 P.M. at Murray Park will now be performed at the Arkansas Repertory Theatre at 2 P.M. and again at 6 P.M. 
by Mark C. Lloyd - Sep 30, 2021
BWW chats with Elaine Roberts in between her long days and nights putting a show together.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2021
Noel Sullivan, Ben Lamb, Kristin Atherton and Christine Gomes will star in the UK premiere of Jordan Hall’s hit comedy How to Survive an Apocalypse. The play opens at Finborough Theatre, directed by Jimmy Walters for a four-week limited season, running from Tuesday 28 September - 23 October 2021.  
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2021
The off-Broadway hit Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody, a holiday season sendup of the iconic romantic comedy and Christmas movie Love Actually, will make its Chicago debut this holiday season. The musical is written by Bob and Tobly McSmith, creators of the smash hits The Office! A Musical Parody and Friends! The Musical Parody.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2021
Samantha Richert (Bari) leads the cast which also includes Barlow Adamson (Mike Cooper). Making their Lyric stage debuts are Shani Farrell (Patty Cooper) and Katherine Shaver (Luanne Cooper). 
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2021
Trade one quaint New England seacoast village for another this fall with the world premiere of Mystic Pizza: A New Musical at Ogunquit Playhouse. Get a first look at video of the production!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2021
Sonoma County's Cinnabar Theater will present the local debut of playwright Mark St. Germain's heartwarming romantic comedy, Dancing Lessons, performing live October 15th-31st.
by Michael Major - Sep 23, 2021
HBO Max has announced its October lineup, including The Many Saints of Newark, Succession, Insecure, and Love Life. In the Heights will return to the streamer.
by Michael Major - Sep 23, 2021
The cast features Eichner, who is the first openly gay man to co-write and star in his own major studio film, TS Madison, Natalie Morales, Guillermo Diaz, Guy Branum, Miss Lawrence, and Symone!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2021
The WTG will present Now and Then as our next live production at the Burton Leavitt Theatre on October 15 & 16 at 7:30pm and October 17 at 2 pm. 
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2021
Trade one quaint New England seacoast village for another this fall with the world premiere of Mystic Pizza: A New Musical at Ogunquit Playhouse. Through October 2, 2021, Ogunquit Playhouse's 25,000-square-foot, open-air Leary Pavilion is hosting the new musical based on the beloved 1988 romantic comedy that launched the career of Julia Roberts. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2021
The Arkansas Repertory Theatre will conclude its 2021 “Rep Outdoors” Series with The Fantasticks in Concert. The event, which is a one-night-only concert staging of the classic musical, will be performed live in Murray Park on Sunday, October 3, 2021.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2021
Variety Life Productions presents MIDSUMMER: A SHAKESPEARIENC, opening October 13 at Loft 51, 625 W 51st Street, NYC. Learn how to get tickets and more on the show.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 18, 2021
The 58th season of University Theatre opens this week with a production of the romantic comedy, Almost, Maine, and continues with classics like Little Shop of Horrors and The Music Man, as well as Winter and Spring cabarets, and much more.
by Michael Major - Sep 17, 2021
Levy's first project for the streaming platform will be a new romantic comedy which he will direct, write, produce, and star in.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 17, 2021
George Street Playhouse plans to SWEEP AUDIENCES off their FEET when they return to live theatre with KEN LUDWIG’s DEAR JACK, DEAR LOUISE a new romantic comedy directed by David Saint -- on stage at the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center October 26 through November 21. 
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021
Fifty percent of marriages end in divorce… but how many end in murder? The Latino Theater Company has turned its world premiere production of Premeditation, written by resident playwright Evelina Fernández, into a six-part audio theater podcast. The first two episodes will launch on Friday, Oct. 1, with the remaining four episodes scheduled for release weekly.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021
 Artistic Director Jeffrey Cass and Executive Director Julie Ann Kornak are proud to announce BrightSide Theatre's 2021-2022 Season - “Tenth Anniversary Season – BrightSide is Back!” 
by Michael Major - Sep 14, 2021
Season two of the Max Original romantic comedy anthology series focuses on Marcus Watkins (Emmy nominee and executive producer William Jackson Harper) as he comes out of a years-long relationship with the woman he thought was going to be his person.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021
Trade one quaint New England seacoast village for another this fall with the world premiere of Mystic Pizza: A New Musical at Ogunquit Playhouse. Through October 2, 2021, Ogunquit Playhouse's 25,000-square-foot, open-air Leary Pavilion is hosting the new musical based on the beloved 1988 romantic comedy that launched the career of Julia Roberts.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2021
The Players' Ring opens its first post-pandemic season – and 30th Anniversary Season – with Neil Simon's Barefoot in the Park, a romantic comedy bubbling with hilarious hijinks, from September 18 to October 3, at its Prescott Park home, 105 Marcy Street, Portsmouth.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2021
Erik Fellows (The Bay, Days of Our Lives, Break Even) and Tatjana Marjanovic (Monsters of Man) are returning for the second season of Purgatory, a horror-thriller series. Purgatory is about a group of strangers who are invited to Shambala, a remote winter resort, for the New Year's Eve festivities. One person, however, has plans that don't involve celebrating.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 11, 2021
The London Horror Festival was spawned in 2011 with the aim of championing the genre on stage, and in 2021 it returns with more in-the-flesh frights and continues to demonstrate that horror has well and truly proven its worth with theatre audiences.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021
Right Angle Entertainment announced today that Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody, a holiday season sendup of the iconic romantic comedy and Christmas movie Love Actually, will return off-Broadway and debut in Chicago this holiday season.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021
This romantic comedy is directed by Brittany Everitt Smith, and tells the story of Doris and George, who are married, but not to each other. They first meet in 1951 and begin an affair that spans 24 years.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 8, 2021
San Francisco’s 42nd Street Moon has announced the complete cast and creative team for the Company’s 2021-2022 season opener, the Tony Award®-winning “Best Musical” A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC. 
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2021
San Francisco's 42nd Street Moon has announced the complete cast and creative team for the Company's 2021-2022 season opener, the Tony Award-winning “Best Musical” A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC. A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC features a book by Hugh Wheeler, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and is suggested by Ingmar Bergman's film Smiles of a Summer Night.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2021
The Windham Theatre Guild Presents NOW AND THEN, a romantic comedy by Sean Grennan, opening Friday, October 15th as the next live production at the Burton Leavitt Theatre in Willimantic. 
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2021
Stagecrafters presents the comedy Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare on Stagecrafters 2nd Stage from October 15–24, 2021.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2021
Hailed as the perfect musical comedy, this award-winning classic gambles with luck and love under the bright lights of Broadway. Frank Loesser's brassy, immortal score makes Guys and Dolls a crowd pleaser.
by Michael Major - Oct 7, 2021
Romance, work and life all collide when an events planner and wedding photographer meet and ignite sparks in this uplifting romantic comedy.
by Michael Major - Oct 7, 2021
An LA girl, unlucky in love, falls for an East Coast guy on a dating app and decides to surprise him for the holidays, only to discover that she’s been catfished. This lighthearted romantic comedy chronicles her attempt to reel in love.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 6, 2021
Award-winning composer and writer Bobby Cronin's music will be celebrated by Broadway stars at a concert containing songs from CONCRETE JUNGLE, MARY AND MAX THE MUSICAL and music from RAIN AND ZOE SAVE THE WORLD.
by Michael Major - Oct 6, 2021
Tribeca Enterprises today announced the latest event to its Tribeca Fall Preview series, a screening and conversation with the mega-talented team from the Max Original romantic comedy anthology series Love Life.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 5, 2021
Following their riveting and electrifying five-star play Delivery, acclaimed duo Andy Walker (The Story of Tracy Beaker) and Lesley Manning (Ghostwatch) have teamed up once more to present Love Dance. This heart-warming and uplifting romantic comedy tells of the hilariously rocky path of the two most unlikely characters as they try to find love.
by Michael Major - Oct 5, 2021
An LA girl, unlucky in love, falls for an East Coast guy on a dating app and decides to surprise him for the holidays, only to discover that she’s been catfished. This lighthearted romantic comedy chronicles her attempt to reel in love.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 4, 2021
Broadway is back in D.C.! Single tickets are now on sale for TOOTSIE and PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL at D.C.’s National Theatre, located on Pennsylvania Avenue just steps from the White House.
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Oct 2, 2021
Opening its doors for the first time since March 2020, London’s iconic little Finborough Theatre is back. Jordan Hall’s How To Survive An Apocalypse, an award-winning, touching and witty romantic comedy, also looks at the need to prepare for potential Armageddon.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2021
San Francisco’s 42nd Street Moon has announced the complete cast and creative team for the Company’s 2021-2022 season opener, the Tony Award®-winning “Best Musical” A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2021
Six popular Sarasota Opera past productions will be broadcast on Classical WSMR radio beginning Saturday, October 23rd at 1pm Eastern Time: Verdi's Otello (2012), D'Albert's Tiefland (2018) on October 30th, Puccini's La bohème (2020) on November 6th, Montemezzi's The Love of Three Kings (L'amore dei tre rei) (2017) on November 13th, and more.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 14, 2021
The Windham Theatre Guild is working with the Funds2Orgs Group to collect 2500 pairs of gently worn shoes of all types and sizes.  The collection period begins on October 1st and runs until November 30th.  If successful, the WTG will earn $1,000 to support the   operations of the Burton Leavitt Theatre.
by Michael Major - Oct 14, 2021
Paradise follows three teens from Spain as they completely disappear from a nightclub. Once the police investigation goes in the wrong direction, one of the teens' younger brother takes matters into his own hands. Watch the new trailer now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2021
Wright State University’s Department of Theatre, Dance and Motion Pictures will present the worldwide dance musical sensation MAMMA MIA! from October 29-November 14th in the Festival Playhouse of Wright State’s Creative Arts Center.
by Katie Laban - Oct 13, 2021
Twelfth Night, the Shakespeare comedy, will run on the Stagecrafters’ 2nd Stage from 10/15-10/24. It’s a fast, fun, and funny celebration that embraces the insanity of love. BWW Detroit had moment to speak with the show’s director, Bruce Thorburn, about the production that Thorbun described as “beautiful, funny, touching, poetic, and iconic.”
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2021
The New Orleans Ballet Association has announced its 2021-2022 Main Stage Dance Season at the Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts. NOBA's collection of vibrant, sumptuous, captivating dance offerings represent the best and brightest of what the dance world has to offer today.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 10, 2021
This morning, CBS Sunday Morning aired a segment on actor-dancer-singer-director and Broadway veteran Billy Porter. In the interview, Porter talks with correspondent Seth Doane about a childhood filled with years of rejection, doubt and abuse – and about how he survived and triumphed.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 1, 2021
A timeless romantic comedy to warm hearts of all ages, WHITE CHRISTMAS features the classic songs “Blue Skies”, “Sisters”, “I Love A Piano”, “Count Your Blessings (Instead of Sheep)” and the most famous festive song of all… “White Christmas”.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 1, 2021
Single tickets for the shows in the FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training's 2021-2022 season are now on sale.
by Michael Major - Oct 1, 2021
Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter will produce the new adaption of the bestselling LGBTQ+ romance novel. López will also make his directorial debut for the feature film.