The Ark 2005

Opened: November 14, 2005
Closing: November 20, 2005

The Ark - 2005 - Off-Broadway History , Info & More

The back story of Noah’s family as they live inside the now infamous floating community to escape a drowning world, we see that when facing the challenges of life, we're all in the same boat. The animals come two by two and a family’s story of hope, love, and strength is brought to life…

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Cocorosie Release 'Beautiful Boyz' From 'Elevator Angles' EP & New Studio Album
by Michael Major - Feb 21, 2024

This celebratory year starts with the Elevator Angels EP, which will grow into a full-length acoustic album release by the same title later this year, including previously unreleased songs. In addition, a double LP reissue of CocoRosie's breakout album La Maison de Mon Rêve will be released this year on Touch and Go Records.

Broadway Shows Based on the Top 1000 Highest-Grossing Films
by Michael Major - Jan 21, 2024

Of all the films on IMDB's list of the 1000 highest-grossing movies of all time, 31 have been adapted into Broadway musicals. Check out a guide to each those musicals below, along with musicals that are in development or ones that have not yet made their way to Broadway.

Philly AIDS Thrift to Present Fall Fest and Block Party With Carnival, Pie Eating Contest, Dunk Tank, and More
by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 12, 2023

Philly AIDS Thrift will bring back their beloved block party and fall festival with a full day of free, family and fido friendly fun!  Philly AIDS Thrift 18th Anniversary Block Party will take place on Saturday, September 30th, 2023, with the streets opening at 12:00pm and closing at 6:00pm.

Tim Crouch's AN OAK TREE Returns This Summer
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2023

Francesca Moody Productions has announced the return of Tim Crouch's landmark production An Oak Tree. The acclaimed play will run at Wickham Theatre Bristol from 8 – 10 June, Festival d'Avignon 6 – 11 July and The Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh from 4 – 27 August. 

Joe Spano & More to Star in Rolling Southern California Premiere of THE REALISTIC JONESES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2023

Laguna Playhouse announced, in association with Gare St. Lazare, Ireland and the Rubicon Theatre Company, Faline England, Sorcha Fox, Conor Lovett and Joe Spano starring in the rolling Southern California premiere of THE REALISTIC JONESES, written by Will Eno and directed by Judy Hegarty-Lovett.

Philly AIDS Thrift Announces $377K in New Grants and Reaches Major New $4M Milestone
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 20, 2023

Philly AIDS Thrift and Philly AIDS Thrift @ Giovanni’s Room have awarded $372,000+ in grants for 33 HIV/AIDS service organizations and their programs that are centered on prevention and care in the Delaware Valley.

Full Cast Announced For the UK Première of MARJORIE PRIME
by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2023

As public booking opens, the Menier Chocolate Factory has announced the full casting for the UK première of Jordan Harrison's Marjorie Prime.

Joe Spano & More to Star in THE REALISTIC JONESES at Rubicon Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 5, 2023

Rubicon Theatre Company will present the Southern California premiere of THE REALISTIC JONESES, Wednesday, January 25 at 7:00 pm, with a press opening on Saturday, January 28 at 7:00 pm, running through Sunday, February 12.

Coolidge Corner Theatre & The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Name 2022�'23 Science On Screen Grant Recipients
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 27, 2022

Coolidge Corner Theatre and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation named the 2022−23 recipients of their nationwide Science on Screen grant program this week, awarding grants totaling $245,000 to 40 independent cinemas, museums, and community groups with film programs.

Full Cast and Creative Team Announced for New ANNIE National Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2022

Leapin’ Lizards! The full cast and creative team has been announced for the all-new tour of the iconic Tony Award®-winning musical ANNIE. In the title role of Annie is Ellie Pulsifer, a 12-year-old actress from South Florida, making her tour debut. 

The 2022/23 Mirvish Theatre Season Will Include HAMILTON, MEAN GIRLS, HADESTOWN, and More
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022

The 2022/23 Mirvish Theatre Season features 14 shows – 6 Main Season shows; 3 Off-Mirvish Season shows, and 5 Bonus shows. See the complete schedule and find out how to get tickets.

Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for the First Major Revival Of CLYBOURNE PARK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 8, 2022

Winner of both the Tony and Olivier Award for Best Play and the Pulitzer Prize for author Bruce Norris, Clybourne Park is a razor-sharp satire about the politics of race and real estate. The play returns to London following sell out runs at The Royal Court and in the West End.

Full Cast Announced For the First Major Revival Of CLYBOURNE PARK
by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2022

Joining the previously announced Michael Fox (Jim/Tom), Andrew Langtree (Karl/Steve), Richard Lintern (Russ/Dan), Imogen Stubbs (Bev/Kathy) and Eric Underwood (Albert/Kevin) are Katie Matsell (Betsy/Lindsey) and Aliyah Odoffin (Francine/Lena).

Initial Casting Announced For The First Major Revival Of CLYBOURNE PARK
by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2022

Having had to shut down the production of Bruce Norris' seminal play Clybourne Park at final dress rehearsal in March 2020, Trish Wadley Productions and David Adkin, in association with Park Theatre, have announced that the production, originally planned for the play's 10th anniversary year, will open at the venue in March.

REDCAT Announces Winter/Spring 2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 21, 2021

Ringing in a hopeful 2022, Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater, CalArts' downtown center for contemporary arts, will kick off a full year of live performance and art. Through performances, screenings, and exhibitions, REDCAT will once again welcome in-person audiences—as well as online audiences around the world—from January through June 2022. 

Ferhan Sensoy, Turkish Playwright and Actor, Dies at 70
by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2021

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Turkish playwright, actor, and stage director Ferhan Şensoy has died at age 70.

CocoRosie Release 'Restless' and Announce U.S. Tour Dates
by Abigail Charpentier - Feb 12, 2020

After announcing their first North American tour dates last month, CocoRosie (Sierra and Bianca Casady) are sharing a fourth new track “Restless” along with a music video (directors CocoRosie, editor Amy von Harrington) which is filled with rollerblading fun.

The Ladies of KNOTS LANDING Reunite for 40th Anniversary
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 21, 2020

This past weekend, The Hollywood Museum held its first Lobby tribute of 2020, reuniting three remarkable leading ladies, Joan Van Ark, Michele Lee and Donna Mills, for the 40th anniversary of 'Knots Landing,' unveiling costumes worn by the three Knots' stars on the series, on loan from Warner Brothers and personal collections.

CocoRosie Announce North American Tour & Share 'Aloha Friday'
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 21, 2020

Today, CocoRosie (Sierra and Bianca Casady) announce their first North American tour dates in honor of their upcoming album Put The Shine On (pre-order HERE). In April, they will play their new music and old favorites in one-of-a-kind live shows in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago and New York.

FEVER-TREE Has Partnership with Bryant Park in Midtown's Premier Public Space-Perfect for the Holiday Season
by Marina Kennedy - Dec 11, 2019

Fever-Tree, the world's leading producer of premium tonics, gingers, and mixers, announced in September a year-long partnership with Bryant Park, Midtown Manhattan's beloved premier public space. Its Fall/Winter menu has launched just in time for the Bryant Park Winter Village. The Fever-Tree Porch is open daily from 11am to until the park's close.

CocoRosie Announce New Album PUT THE SHINE ON
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 30, 2019

Today, CocoRosie, the sister duo Sierra and Bianca Casady, announce their 7th studio album Put The Shine On, which will be released March 6th 2020 via Marathon Artists. The follow-up to their 2015 album Heartache City will be accompanied by their one-of-a-kind live shows in March/April 2020, EU dates below. The single “Smash My Head” , including a Bianca Casady-directed video is being released today as a taste of what's to come - PRE-ORDER HERE.

Utah Icon Michael McLean Brings Heart And Humor To Concerts @ SCERA
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 15, 2019

Michael McLean's music theory professor was wrong. He told the would-be artist that he lacked what it took to succeed professionally as a musician.

Miranda Lambert Announces Wildcard Tour
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 23, 2019

After thrilling fans with the opening weekend of her currently underway Roadside Bars & Pink Guitars Tour, which continues throughout the fall, CMA Female Vocalist of the Year nominee and seven-time winner in the category Miranda Lambert announces plans to continue touring into 2020 with tickets on sale starting Friday, Sept. 27 at 10 a.m. local time.

CocoRosie Return With First New Song In 2 Years
by Tori Hartshorn - Aug 9, 2019

Today, fresh from their Chance The Rapper collaboration, CocoRosierelease their first new song in 2 years called “Lamb & the Wolf”. The legendary theater director, visual artist and their frequent collaborator, Robert Wilson created the artwork for “Lamb & the Wolf”. This comes after the January 2017 single release 'Smoke 'em Out' (feat. ANOHNI) and the duo is currently in the studio working on more music. Read more in this FADER interview.

Recipients Of The Inaugural Academy Of American Poets Laureate Fellowships Announced
by Stephi Wild - Apr 24, 2019

The Academy of American Poets has announced that thirteen poets who serve as poets laureate of states, cities, and counties across the U.S. will receive a combined $1,050,000 in recognition of their literary merit and to support civic programs, which will take place over the next twelve months.

The Ark FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What productions of The Ark have there been?
The Ark has had 1 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 2005.

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