The Wager

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Eastside Playhouse

(New York, NY)
334 East 74th Street
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by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2012
The Baron's Men invite you to tread bravely through this original work. They will present you with the supernatural, the superstitious, and the super psychotic that riddle the pages of time. You will find you are face to face with a werewolf, a troll, ghosts, demons, and deranged humans with inner demons of their own.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2014
Ross Valley Players opens their 2014 - 2015 season which celebrates their 85th anniversary with the madcap comedy, The Fox on the Fairway, a hilarious farce by the incomparable Ken Ludwig (Lend Me a Tenor, Moon Over Buffalo).
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 9, 2014
The Pearl Theatre Company and Gingold Theatre Group will soon present Shaw's Major Barbara, running November 4 through December 14, 2014. Check out phtoos of the company below!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2019
Responding to an era of rampant climate change denial, fake news, and increasingly fragile defences of truth, THEATRE GARGANTUA is proud to announce the World Premiere of THE WAGER, written by Michael Spence, directed by Jacquie P.A. Thomas, featuring an exceptional cast of Olivia Croft, François Macdonald, Teiya Kasahara, and Michael Spence. THE WAGER will be presented November 14 a?" 30, 2019 in the Theatre Passe Muraille Mainspace (opening night, November 15).
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2017
The gold miners of Discovery's #1-rated show GOLD RUSH are back. And this year, the rivalry among the miners has reached new levels. But will they be able to put their money where their mouth is? GOLD RUSH returns with a 2-hour premiere today, October 13 at 9 PM ET/PT on Discovery.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2011
USA Network presents the world premiere of the original movie JOHN SANDFORD'S CERTAIN PREY, based on the novel by best selling author and Pulitzer Prize winner John Sandford, on Sunday, November 6 at 9/8c.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014
The Pearl Theatre Company and Gingold Theatre Group will soon present Shaw's Major Barbara, running tonight, November 4 through December 14, 2014.
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 19, 2014
The Pearl Theatre Company and Gingold Theatre Group is currently presenting Shaw's Major Barbara, running through December 14, 2014. When the charming weapons-manufacturer Andrew Undershaft goes toe-to-toe with his passionate daughter Barbara, a Major in the Salvation Army, over his 'ill-gotten' fortune, it leads to the wager of the century. She is determined to save his soul-he is determined to open her eyes to a wider world. Their confrontation will knock their entire family's moral compass up, down, and sideways, never to be the same again.
by Louis Train - Nov 18, 2019
Theatre Gargantua's THE WAGER is a flat-Earth musical with talking birds. 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2018
Bill Craver, who was honored in 2013 with a Tony Award for Excellence in the Theatre, died peacefully at the age of 87 on November 8, 2018, in Austin, Texas. Born in Texarkana, he graduated from Texas High and studied for two years at Texarkana College, before transferring to the University of Texas at Austin.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2014
Gingold Theatrical Group, under the leadership of Artistic Director David Staller, will present Shaw New York 2014, the annual Shaw-based festival in New York City, with events throughout December at The Players Club (16 Gramercy Park South) and Symphony Space (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). GTG is the company behind the popular monthly series, PROJECT SHAW.
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2018
In a golf town that just can't seem to get enough of the action, the Alhambra Theatre & Dining opens a comedy new to its iconic stage, Ken Ludwig's The Fox on the Fairway. Opening week coincides with the storied PLAYERS Championship, the PGA TOUR's premier event just minutes down the road in Ponte Vedra Beach (FL), adding to the area's thirst for all things golf.
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2012
Theater Breaking Through Barriers (TBTB), the renowned Off-Broadway company known for its productions that integrate able-bodied actors with artists with disabilities, invites you and a guest to MORE OF OUR PARTS - its second annual festival of short plays - featuring world premieres by Neil LaBute (FAT PIG), A.R. Gurney (LOVE LETTERS), Bekah Brunstetter (A GOOD LITTLE WIDOW), Bruce Graham (ANY GIVEN MONDAY), Samuel D. Hunter (A BRIGHT NEW BOISE), and Jeffrey Sweet (THE ACTION AGAINST SOL SCHUMANN) at Theatre Row's Clurman Theatre (410 West 42nd Street).
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2019
On Tuesday May 28, 2019 during the 40th Dora Nominee Press Conference at the Elgin and Winter Garden Theatres, Jacquie P. A. Thomas was honoured with the George Luscombe Award for Mentorship in Professional Theatre. The George Luscombe Mentorship Award was inaugurated in 1999. Revolutionary theatre founder and artistic director George Luscombe founded Toronto Workshop Productions (TWP) in 1959, marking the beginnings of Toronto's alternative theatre movement. He was Artistic Director for 27 years at TWP.
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2012
Theater Breaking Through Barriers (TBTB), the renowned Off-Broadway company known for its productions that integrate able-bodied actors with artists with disabilities, presents MORE OF OUR PARTS - its second annual festival of short plays about disabilities and the people affected by them, featuring world premieres by Neil LaBute, A.R. Gurney, Bekah Brunstetter, Bruce Graham, Samuel D. Hunter, and Jeffrey Sweet - with performances to run June 21 through July 1 at Theatre Row's Clurman Theatre (410 West 42nd Street). TBTB artistic director and founder Ike Schambelan, Tony-nominee Pamela Birch, Christopher Burris, TBTB company member Christina Roussos, and Russell Treyz, and direct.
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2012
Manhattan Theatre Club will celebrate Artistic Director Lynne Meadow's 40th anniversary as the visionary and artistic leader of the organization with a special tribute on Monday, June 18. The event will begin at 6:30 PM with a VIP cocktail reception, followed by a 7:30 tribute event at the Samuel J. Friedman (261 West 47th Street). Immediately after the Friedman tribute event, a party will follow at Copacabana (268 West 47th Street).
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2019
National Players, America's longest-running touring company and the hallmark outreach program of the Olney Theatre Center, conclude their 70th tour with a homestand featuring repertory presentations an adaptation of Jules Verne's Around the World in 80 Days from May 22-May 26 and Shakespeare's Twelfth Night from May 29-June 2 in Olney's Historic Theatre.
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2018
In a golf town that just can't seem to get enough of the action, the Alhambra Theatre & Dining opens a comedy new to its iconic stage, Ken Ludwig's The Fox on the Fairway. Opening week coincides with the storied PLAYERS Championship, the PGA TOUR's premier event just minutes down the road in Ponte Vedra Beach (FL), adding to the area's thirst for all things golf.
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2016
Patrick D. Tanzillo, an educated Thoroughbred Racing and Handicapping expert, devoted writer and author, has completed his new book 'The Art of the Wager Winning at the Race Track': a provocative work about racing handicaps and making a profit on wagers.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2013
Little Fish Theatre today announced the opening of the second show of its 2013 season, Neil Simon's, CHAPTER TWO. A semi-autobiographical story about Simon's romance with actress Marsha Mason, this charming story about love 'the second time around' is considered one of Simon's most poignant and endearing comedies.
by TV News Desk - Mar 4, 2019
Sony Pictures will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the 1999 teen cult classic, CRUEL INTENTIONS with a theatrical re-release on March 22nd for an exclusive one-week engagement nationwide. Go back to Manchester Prep to relive the seduction and betrayal between rich & conniving Manhattan teens, played by iconic stars, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, Reese Witherspoon, and Selma Blair.
by Alexander Garza - Mar 28, 2016
The feel-good family friendly show is fast paced, well-performed, and will have you laughing out loud. The show is full of wit, quips, and charm. The show will close in less than a week, and it's one that you do not want to miss this season. Don't forget to bring the kiddos. The comedy was adapted by Playwright Mark Brown, based on the 1873 novel by Jules Verne, and the production is directed by Mark Shanahan. The story is about Phileas Fogg's attempt to circumnavigate the globe within eighty days as a result of a wager with members of the London-based aristocratic group, the Reform Club.
by Carolan Trbovich - Jun 9, 2019
Get Your Passport Stamped at the Asolo for a Whimsical Romp Around the Globe
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2014
The 4th Annual The Puzzle, a theatre festival at the historic Marble Collegiate Church in New York City, has announced its 2014 line-up which begins Monday, June 23rd and runs until Saturday, June 28th.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2019
The Board of Directors and Artistic Director, David E. Leidholdt, are pleased to announce the next show in the Poorman Cabaret, The Fox on the Fairway, a hilarious farce by the incomparable Ken Ludwig (Lend Me a Tenor, Comedy of Tenor, Leading Ladies, Baskerville).
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2018
The 21st Beijing Music Festival Embraces the East and the West; Leads in a New Direction
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2012
Theater Breaking Through Barriers (TBTB), the renowned Off-Broadway company known for its productions that integrate able-bodied actors with artists with disabilities, presents MORE OF OUR PARTS - its second annual festival of short plays about disabilities and the people affected by them, featuring world premieres by Neil LaBute, A.R. Gurney, Bekah Brunstetter, Bruce Graham, Samuel D. Hunter, and Jeffrey Sweet - with performances to run tonight, June 21 through July 1 at Theatre Row's Clurman Theatre (410 West 42nd Street). TBTB artistic director and founder Ike Schambelan, Tony-nominee Pamela Birch, Christopher Burris, TBTB company member Christina Roussos, and Russell Treyz, and direct.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2019
Los Angeles Metropolitan Opera, Resident Opera Company at Mount Olive Lutheran Church of Santa Monica presents "Cosi Fan Tutte" ("Women Are Like That") by composer W.A. Mozart and librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte.
by Kevin Thomas Garcia - Jun 19, 2012
Manhattan Theatre Club celebrated Artistic Director Lynne Meadow's 40th anniversary as the visionary and artistic leader of the organization with a special tribute last night, June 18. The event will began at 6:30 PM with a VIP cocktail reception, followed by a 7:30 tribute event at the Samuel J. Friedman and a party at Copacabana. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the celebration and brings you photo coverage of the stars who came out to honor Meadow below!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2012
Manhattan Theatre Club celebrates Artistic Director Lynne Meadow's 40th anniversary as the visionary and artistic leader of the organization with a special tribute tonight, June 18. The event will begin at 6:30 PM with a VIP cocktail reception, followed by a 7:30 tribute event at the Samuel J. Friedman (261 West 47th Street). Immediately after the Friedman tribute event, a party will follow at Copacabana (268 West 47th Street).
by Anton Anderssen - Jul 30, 2013
This weekend, Village Players of Birmingham staged unique and entertaining original dramas by local playwrights as part of its Playwrights @ Work Festival.
by Veronica Bruscini - Jan 31, 2014
SEVEN KEYS TO BALDPATE, now playing UpStage at Warren's 2nd Story Theatre, provides pure theatrical entertainment of the highest order. In line after line of this thoroughly-enjoyable production, 2nd Story delivers an ever-deepening mystery, an eclectic set of engaging characters, spot-on verbal and physical comedy, and sparkling wit.
by Jay Irwin - Jan 26, 2015
A series of journal entries may work well as a literary device but as a theatrical endeavor it tends to fall flat. Unfortunately, Village Theatre's current stage interpretation of Jules Verne's famous novel "Around the World in 80 Days" falls into the latter category as the storytelling gets itself mired in such a passive voice that it just wasn't very interesting.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2018
Los Angeles Philharmonic Music & Artistic DirectorGustavo Dudamel and CEO Simon Woods announce the 2018/19 season at Walt Disney Concert Hall and beyond. The centerpiece of LA Phil 100, the Centennial program forges an exciting future for the orchestra, its music, its city, and audiences around the world with a forward-looking roster of globe-spanning artistic programs, educational and social-impact initiatives and public celebrations for all of L.A., from September 2018 through October 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2013
Little Fish Theatre today announced the opening of the second show of its 2013 season, Neil Simon's, CHAPTER TWO. A semi-autobiographical story about Simon's romance with actress Marsha Mason, this charming story about love 'the second time around' is considered one of Simon's most poignant and endearing comedies.
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 9, 2014
Gingold Theatrical Group, under the leadership of Artistic Director David Staller, will present Shaw New York 2014, the annual Shaw-based festival in New York City, with events throughout December at The Players Club (16 Gramercy Park South) and Symphony Space (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). GTG is the company behind the popular monthly series, PROJECT SHAW.
by Roy Berko - Dec 7, 2018
Shahrazad Theatre Company was formed late in 2016 with 'the purpose of performing shows that were important and valuable contributions to today's Cleveland theatre scene.'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2015
Opening tonight, August 6, Cumberland County Playhouse presents a madcap adventure about love, life, and man's eternal love affair with golf, The Fox on the Fairway! Written by Ken Ludwig (Crazy for You, Lend Me A Tenor, Moon Over Buffalo), The Fox on the Fairway pulls the rug out from under the stuffy members of a posh country club. Filled with mistaken identities, slamming doors, and over-the-top romantic shenanigans, it's a fast-paced comedy that recalls the Marx Brothers' classics. This hysterical comedy is sure to be a hit with everyone who loved Suite Surrender or The Foreigner!
by TV News Desk - Aug 30, 2017
The gold miners of Discovery's #1-rated show GOLD RUSH are back. And this year, the rivalry among the miners has reached new levels. But will they be able to put their money where their mouth is? GOLD RUSH returns with a 2-hour premiere on Friday, October 13 at 9 PM ET/PT on Discovery.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2015
Opening August 6, Cumberland County Playhouse presents a madcap adventure about love, life, and man's eternal love affair with golf, The Fox on the Fairway! Written by Ken Ludwig (Crazy for You, Lend Me A Tenor, Moon Over Buffalo), The Fox on the Fairway pulls the rug out from under the stuffy members of a posh country club. Filled with mistaken identities, slamming doors, and over-the-top romantic shenanigans, it's a fast-paced comedy that recalls the Marx Brothers' classics. This hysterical comedy is sure to be a hit with everyone who loved Suite Surrender or The Foreigner!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014
Ross Valley Players opens their 2014 - 2015 season which celebrates their 85th anniversary with the madcap comedy, The Fox on the Fairway, a hilarious farce by the incomparable Ken Ludwig (Lend Me a Tenor, Moon Over Buffalo).
by TV News Desk - Apr 23, 2014
Last night's season one finale of USA Network's breakout original reality series, Chrisley Knows Best scored its highest ratings to date in the key demos, growing double digits week-over-week with 890,000 P18-49 (+10%) and 803,000 P25-54 (+19%), the episode delivered 1.5 million total viewers P2+. When combined with the encore telecast, the finale delivered 1.4M P18-49, 1.3M P25-54 and 2.4M total viewers P2+. Chrisley Knows Best has captured a loyal following in its first season, growing to more than 1M viewers in P18-49 in L3 during the last two original premiere broadcasts and is the network's youngest original series to date with a median age of 35.7.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2017
Join 4th Wall Theatre for the Houston premiere of Lobby Hero, written by acclaimed playwright and Manchester by the Sea's Academy Award-winning director/screenwriter, Kenneth Lonergan. 
by TV News Desk - Apr 14, 2014
USA Network today announced a 12-episode order for a second season pickup of the breakout original reality series, CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST.