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The Forest - 2010 - Off-Broadway

Academy Award-winning actress Dianne Wiest returns to CSC in Alexander Ostrovsky's The Forest, adapted by Kathleen Tolan. Before Chekhov, there was Ostrovsky, Russia's first great theatrical reformer, who forged comedy and drama into a remarkably rich theatrical mix, paving the way for a generation of modern Russian playwrights. Wiest will star in this romantic romp, where the most dangerous creatures in the forest are two vagabond actors who crash a nearby estate posing as gentry. Love, lies and laughter ensue as they turn this otherwise orderly manor upside down.

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East 13th Street/CSC Theatre

(New York, NY)
136 East 13th Street
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by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2021
Author D. D. Larsen has announced the release of her new paranormal romance novel, Destiny. This is book one in the Academy Series. Book two, Journey is scheduled for release in July 2021.
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
Long Beach Playhouse is now streaming a special online production of As Your Like It, running through July 1, 2021.
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
Commonwealth Shakespeare Company (CSC) and Artistic Director Steve Maler, together with the City of Boston and Mayor Kim Janey, have announced the Company's plans to return to live performance this summer with its 25th anniversary production of Free Shakespeare on the Common.
by TV News Desk - May 7, 2021
In an all new season of Science Channel’s hit series, MYSTERIES OF THE ABANDONED, experts uncover the stories behind these abandoned marvels and remarkable sites to reveal their once rich, sometimes haunting, history and why they were left behind.
by TV News Desk - May 6, 2021
'Ready for Tomorrow' is a contradiction of singer Angus Dowling's disco flavor up the front and Cool Breeze folk picking guitar style as its anchor. It finds the band celebrating but in a mood. 
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2021
Olney Theatre Center announced a return to live performances today with plans for “Olney Outdoors” on its Root Family Stage, featuring free Shakespeare, an in-person edition of its popular online series “Just Arts: A Celebration of Arts and Activism,” jazz concerts, the new Andrew A. Isen Cabaret  Series, theatre for young audiences and more.
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2021
The Kitchen Theatre Company finishes out the streaming portion of its 2020-2021 Season, The Journey to 30, with Bloom Where You're Planted: A Twenty Year Artistic Journey, a film by Artistic Director Emerita Rachel Lampert and former Associate Producing Director, Lesley Greene.
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2021
Celebrating its 75th Anniversary as “The Miracle of the Forest,” Forestburgh Playhouse, under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Franklin Trapp, will present Forestburgh Under The Stars, a summer series of exciting, safe outdoor concerts in compliance with local social distancing measures.
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2021
Broadway Records announced today the release of the new concept recording of BITTERSUMMER. With a score by Annalise Emerick (Field Notes) and The Brother Brothers (Some People I Know), and book by Morgan Smith (Averno’s Willow and Over & Out), this album is the third release in Broadway Records’ long-term partnership with the creators of Averno.
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2021
Bag&Baggage Productions will return to deliver their most robust digital production yet with a new original show, The Ballad of Aurelie The Bold: a Grimm Brothers Story of Iron & Gold, by Elliot Lorenc, with original musical compositions by Jesse Groat, all in collaboration with Trevor Harter & Kenny Pratt, streaming this May and June.
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2021
Sadiq Khan will this morning formally sign in for a second term as Mayor of London on stage at the iconic Shakespeare's Globe, as he announces plans for the biggest domestic tourism campaign the capital has ever seen to help London's economy get back on its feet as COVID restrictions are eased. He will be joined at the Globe by award-winning British actor and director Adrian Lester.  
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2021
Flushing Town Hall today announced the selected films to be honored at this year's Crazy Talented Asians & Friends animation shorts showcase, “Celebrating APA Heritage Month, Frame by Frame,” a YouTube livestream event on Saturday, May 29th at 6:00 PM (EDT).
by Joe Lombardi - May 1, 2021
A mixture of Zoom live action, audience interaction and an old school video game, Darrel Alejandro Holnes' Black Feminist Video Game is overfilled with levels.  There's light comedy, melodrama, politics, silliness, boldly underscored learnings and, yes, a two dimensional video game to conquer.  'True men are feminists' is the mantra that concludes this journey.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2021
The second act of this ballet, Peter and the Wolf, was originally composed in 1936 to introduce children to the orchestral instruments, springs to life as an irresistible children’s ballet. Peter and his friends from the forest embark on a day of adventure complete with spirited narration. Peter and the Wolf will surely charm and entertain patrons of all ages.
by TV News Desk - Mar 31, 2021
“Gods and Monsters” is inspired in part by the pioneering Victorian Assyriologist George Smith, who died in Aleppo in 1876, stranded in a cholera epidemic, heartbroken and writing feverishly to his wife and six children back in England.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2021
Today, RED BULL THEATER announced that it is partnering independently with the Drama League and WP Theater on two events inspired by John Lyly's play, Gallathea, an Elizabethan play that was premiered in 1588 by the boy players of the Children of Paul's.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2021
Salzburger Landestheater Presents SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK: ELVES AND ERRORS.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2021
Edinburgh-based, award-winning Grid Iron Theatre Company has announced the release of its long-awaited film, Doppler: The Story So Far.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2021
Florida Repertory Theatre will present “Into the Woods” and Into the Woods Jr.” as part of the Education Department's popular Conservatory Program. Both productions feature a professional creative team and star local teens on the theatre's outdoor stage. “Into the Woods” plays April 14 – 24 and “Into the Woods Jr” is on the stage April 28 – May 2.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2021
Forest Collective are set to return to Melbourne stages to present their tenth, and most daring, season of contemporary classical music. Featuring four diverse pieces of programming, the season will showcase over 30 of Melbourne's leading musical innovators. 
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2021
In an unlikely fusion of two musical greats, the iconic John Oates of Daryl Hall & John Oates has teamed up with the viral sax-playing star Saxsquatch, to transform the original chart-topping hit “Maneater” into an electro-spun classic. Injected with club-inspired grooves and dance-floor worthy basslines, the duo put a modern spin on the Daryl Hall & John Oates #1 record, fit for new audiences across eras and genres. 
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Mar 17, 2021
As it is now a year since theatres went dark, it seems appropriate for one of the country’s most eminent theatre companies to now produce one of the most innovative and inventive productions seen since the pandemic began. With a production that was due to open to live and online audiences in Spring 2020, Dream is possibly the RSC’s most unusual offering yet. Based on Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, the production is part theatre, part game, part virtual reality immersion.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2021
Today (March 15) in live streaming: Julius Caesar continues with Patrick Page, the 31st Annual Kleban Prize for Musical Theatre, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2021
This is the first of its kind as a purchase of music content on Blockchain, adding a deeper value of significance and responsibility to the bearer. In purchasing the release you will own the publishing rights to the album.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2021
OSA Comedy brings their hit NYC sketch show to audio format this spring with the Only Sketches About Podcast: a brand new sketch comedy podcast, only about ___.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2021
Shakespeare's intertwined love polygons begin to get complicated from the start--Demetrius and Lysander both want Hermia but she only has eyes for Lysander. Bad news is, Hermia's father wants Demetrius for a son-in-law. On the outside is Helena, whose unreturned love burns hot for Demetrius.
by TV Scoop - Feb 22, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a New Episode of THE RESIDENT and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Tuesday, March 2, 2021!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2021
Celebrating its 75th Anniversary as “The Miracle of the Forest,” Forestburgh Playhouse will present DIAMOND DELIRIUM, a virtual party and fundraiser, to be streamed on Wednesday, February 24. The evening kicks off at 6:30PM with a VIP Pre-Show Cocktail Party hosted by FB Playhouse alum Morgan James and Nicholas Rodriguez.
by Stage Tube - Feb 22, 2021
Now that Poppy knows there are other musical trolls scattered throughout the forest, she bottles up her endless positivity and invites delegates from every troll tribe in the forest to live together in harmony in a grand experiment she calls TrollsTopia!
by TV News Desk - Apr 9, 2021
‘Amazônia’ is an immersive exhibition focusing on the Brazilian Amazon, featuring more than 200 photographs and other media by Salgado. He travelled the region for six years, capturing the forest, the rivers, the mountains and the people who live there.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2021
The American Symphony Orchestra will offer a free, nine-concert chamber music series to welcome spring at Manhattan’s Bryant Park and 34th St. Herald Square Plaza from May 3–19.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2021
Following a year of unparalleled challenges and thrilling innovations, Artistic Director Mandy Greenfield has announced Williamstown Theatre Festival's return to live performances this summer – outdoors, socially distanced, and with safety prioritized.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2021
Madison Lyric Stage, a professional theater company serving the Connecticut shoreline, announced that its 2021 mainstage season will be presented entirely outdoors.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2021
Opera Saratoga has announced today the company's return to the stage for its 60th Anniversary with a season of performances inspired by the iconic novel Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes. Opera Saratoga is committed to bringing audiences and artists together safely for the 2021 Summer Festival.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2021
Williamstown Theatre Festival has announced the recipient of the 2021 L. Arnold Weissberger New Play Award and the 2022 Jay Harris Commission, as well as recipients of 2021 WTF Commissions through WTF’s Andrew Martin-Weber New Play and Musical Commissioning Program.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2021
The Crossing has announced the return of its annual summer festival of new music, The Month of Moderns 2021, co-presented with the Annenberg Center from June 3-19, 2021. Each of the three outdoor programs will be performed with singers and audience spatially distanced using The Crossing’s Echoes Amplification Kits.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2021
Theatre company Open Bar perform plays in the gardens of pubs around London and the south of England. Pubs, as the natural hubs of our communities, are the perfect setting in which to recapture the raucous, accessible and inherently social spirit of a Shakespearean troupe performance.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2021
This Girl Laughs, This Girl Cries, This Girl Does Nothing by Finnegan Kruckemeyer, the highly acclaimed writer for young audiences, and presented by The Everyman and Graffiti Theatre Company is part of Play It by Ear, a programme of shows performed on The Everyman stage and available as an audio stream. 
by Robert Encila-Celdran - Apr 25, 2021
Rogue Theatre's season finale, AS YOU LIKE IT, delivers old-fashioned comedic romp. In Tucson, runs through May 9th.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2021
We've rounded up some of the top productions on stage this summer! Find something near you to see using our comprehensive guide below!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2021
Anchorage Concert Association created the Community Artist Project to partner with local artists to create short-term projects that provide connections between communities throughout Anchorage while social events, venues, and performances remain limited due to the COVID-19 crisis.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2021
Florida Repertory Theatre will present 'Into the Woods Jr.” as part of the Education Department’s Conservatory Program. Just like the older cast's version of 'Into the Woods,' the junior edition features a professional creative team and stars a cast of local young artists on the theatre’s outdoor stage. “Into the Woods Jr” runs April 28 – May 2.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2021
Pittsburgh CLO today announced it will bring Broadway back to the ‘Burgh this summer at Heinz Field in a first-ever partnership with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
by TV News Desk - Apr 20, 2021
The track weaves a duet of vocals bouncing along trumpets, which the band ran through a Moog Minitaur synthesizer, giving them a distinctive punch. 'The song gets going right away featuring quirky, stylized trumpet tricks and nostalgic sound production.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2021
Join The Des Moines Playhouse online this spring for Friday Funday, a creative participatory story theatre program for children ages 4-6. The newest story is Little Red Riding Hood, available for viewing now.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2021
Black Eyed Peace is a collaborative affair pieced together gradually over the course of the pandemic, the horn sessions miraculously took place the week before everything shut down, and all other elements were recorded in home studios and electronically gathered by Matt.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2021
The Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music has commissioned Santa Cruz-born composer and multimedia artist Scott Ordway to create a new work for orchestra and vocal ensemble.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2021
Sensorium Theatre makes magical multi-sensory, immersive theatre for children with disability.  They are the only company in Australia focusing on this vital work for a much-overlooked audience.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2021
Riverland Community College theatre department has announced its second virtual performance, As You Like It.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2021
The Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College has announced City as a Venue, a new program designed to bring theater, dance, music, and more to outdoor locations across Colorado Springs in summer 2021.