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Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 9
by Audition Roundup - Sep 9, 2018

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, September 9, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Paramount Theatre's LEGALLY BLONDE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2018

Omigod! Omigod, you guys! Aurora's Paramount Theatre - Chicago's most decorated theater at the 2017 Jeff Awards, the most heavily subscribed theater in Chicago, and the second largest in the nation - is excited to kick off Chicago's 2018-19 theater season in high fashion with a new production of Legally Blonde. (more...)

Music City Confidential: Why BOYS IN THE BAND Still Resonates
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 6, 2018

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Entertain and Dine NEW JERSEY Style
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 6, 2018

Fall is the season for a great variety of productions that will be available to New Jersey audiences. We have a listing of top shows along with suggestions for dining near the theatres. Don't miss out on an opportunity to enjoy an afternoon or evening of culture and cuisine with friends and family. (more...)

Boomerang to Premiere CARE BEARS: UNLOCK THE MAGIC
by TV News Desk - Sep 6, 2018

Premium Streaming Service To Be the Official Domestic Home of 'Care Bears: Unlock the Magic(TM)' (more...)

Clocktower Players Announces 2018-19 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2018

Clocktower Players, resident theater company of the landmark Irvington Town Hall Theater, announces its 2018-19 Season line-up of diverse Tony Award-winners, classic musical favorites, and a deeply moving play that's as relevant as ever. (more...)

Writers Theatre Presents The World Premiere Of WITCH
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

Writers Theatre, under the leadership of Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma, presents the World Premiere of Witch, written by Jen Silverman, inspired by The Witch of Edmonton by Rowley, Dekker & Ford. Witch, directed by Marti Lyons, runs September 26 - December 16, 2018 in the Gillian Theatre at 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe. The Press Opening is Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.  (more...)

SCERA Kicks Off 85th Anniversary With THE WIZARD OF OZ
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

Whenever DeLayne Bluth Dayton directs a show she especially likes, she finds a way to appear on stage, often popping up in a place that even surprises her actors. "I'm kind of like Alfred Hitchcock who did that in his films," she laughs. (more...)

Photo Flash: Get a First Look at EUGENIUS! at The Other Palace
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Written by Ben Adams and Chris Wilkins, 'EUGENIUS!' tells the story of Eugene, a teenage boy whose nightly dreams of a distant world of heroes and villains may just be the ticket to him creating his very own comic book movie in Hollywood. Joined by his best friends 'Janey' and 'Feris', our comic writing genius must discover the true meaning of growing up, finding the superhero within, saving the world from both earthbound villains and possibly those from distant galaxies, and along the way, falling in love. (more...)

Discovery Channel's EXPEDITION UNKNOWN Aids in Recovery of Stolen Ruby Red Slippers from 'The Wizard of Oz'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Discovery Channel's EXPEDITION UNKNOWN Aids in Recovery of Stolen Ruby Red Slippers from 'The Wizard of Oz' (more...)

Baltimore Center Stage Announces 2018/19 Family Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Baltimore Center Stage has announced the four shows that will comprise the 2018/19 Family Series. On the heels of last season's sell-out performances of Junie B. Jones, Center Stage has expanded the Family Series to include eight performances to take place on four Sundays throughout the season. (more...)

WIZARD OF OZ Ruby Slippers Stolen From The Judy Garland Museum Have Been Recovered
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

The pair of ruby slippers that were stolen in 2005 from The Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids, MN, have been recovered. (more...)

Smokey Joe's Cafe Star Kyle Taylor Parker Makes Broadway At Green's Debut Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2018

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Tour Cast Announced for THE WIZARD OF OZ
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2018

The greatest family musical of all time, The Wizard of Oz, is touching down across the country starting October 6 in Alma, Arkansas. (more...)

Salome B. Smith Leads the Way Down the Yellow Brick Road in TUTS' THE WIZ
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2018

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) is excited to introduce the cast of its upcoming production of The Wiz! (more...)

Tickets for ELF THE MUSICAL And THE SANTALAND DIARIES On Sale 10/1
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2018

Previously available to subscribers only, tickets to Penobscot Theatre Company's two holiday shows will go on sale to the general public on Monday, October 1. The Maine premiere of Elf the Musical will play at the Bangor Opera House December 6 - 30 and The Santaland Diaries will be produced down the street from the Opera House in Penobscot Theatre Company's 51 Main Street space from December 13 - 30. (more...)

MONCHHICHI to Make U.S. Premiere on Boomerang
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2018

Monchhichi, the 2017 original CGI-animated series co-produced by Paris-based Technicolor Animation Productions and TF1 in collaboration with Sekiguchi based on the iconic lovable plush, will have its U.S. premiere on the Boomerang premium subscription streaming service. The deal was secured by PGS Entertainment, the global series distributor (excluding France). (more...)

Michelle Dowdy Brings 'Jazzy, A Night Of Broadway' To Broadway At Green's
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2018

Michelle Dowdy makes her 'Broadway At Green's' debut tonight in the new cabaret series at Haswell Green's in midtown Manhattan. (more...)

Semi-Finalists Announced For 2018 Rob Guest Endowment Award
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2018

Earlier this month, the Rob Guest Endowment held auditions in Melbourne and Sydney to search for this year's winner of the Rob Guest Endowment Award. After careful consideration, the 30 Semi-Finalists for the 2018 Rob Guest Endowment Award were chosen and announced today. (more...)

Farmers Alley Theatre Opens Season 11 With a Tribute to Judy Garland in BEYOND THE RAINBOW
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2018

Farmers Alley Theatre is thrilled to return home to its original downtown black-box location at 221 Farmers Alley for the entirety of the upcoming 2018-19 season. To kick off season 11, what better way to return home than with a look at the Hollywood Icon who uttered that famous phrase while clicking her heels - BEYOND THE RAINBOW: The Judy Garland Musical - running September 28th through October 14th. (more...)

Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre Leads UK Theatre Award Nominations - Check Out The Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

The list of nominees has been announced for this year's UK Theatre Awards, the only nationwide awards to honour and celebrate outstanding achievements in theatre throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. (more...)

Kristin Chenoweth 'Comes Home' For Trio of Concerts With the Nashville Symphony
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 14, 2018

There's just something about Kristin Chenoweth. It's almost undefinable, perhaps even undescribable, yet as with any writer's efforts to put into words how remarkable the woman behind the image is, I'll give it my best shot, attempting to encapsulate the wonder that is Kristin Chenoweth in 2,000 words or less (but if I go over, don't judge too harshly - I'm simply stating the facts that prove the folly of my initial hypothesis). (more...)

California Pops Announces 30th Season At Flint Center
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2018

California Pops Orchestra, the country's only all-request pops orchestra, announces its 30th performance season. Conductor Kim Venaas and the 70 members of the Orchestra present five fun-loving performances at Cupertino's Flint Center, adding their signature playfulness, audience engagement, and surprise elements to the mix.  The new season runs September 30, 2018 through May 19, 2019.  All performances are held Sundays at 3pm, at Flint Center at De Anza College, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd in Cupertino.  Season subscriptions ($260-$92) and individual show tickets ($20-$55, standard ticket service fees apply), are available at Ticketmaster.com (https://www.ticketmaster.com/artist/2260227?tm_link=tm_homeA_header_search) or in person at the Flint Center box office. (more...)

Franklin Performing Arts Company Tackles WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2018

September 21-23, the Franklin Performing Arts Company (FPAC) will present Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at THE BLACK BOX. The classic play examines the complexities of the marriage of a middle-aged couple, Martha and George. Late one evening, after a university faculty party, they receive an unwitting younger couple, Nick and Honey, as guests, and draw them into their bitter and frustrated relationship. (more...)

Full Cast Announced For THE WIZARD OF OZ At Birmingham Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2018

Birmingham Repertory Theatre has today announced the full cast for their festive musical production of The Wizard of Oz. Clicking their heels and skipping down the yellow brick road will be a company of 16 actors, directed and choreographed by Liam Steel. (more...)

Kermit The Frog And Marissa Jaret Winokur Star In Lythgoe Family Panto OZ at Pasadena Civic
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

Lythgoe Family Panto (LFP) in association with the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, announces Kermit The Frog as The Wizard of Oz and Marissa Jaret Winokur (Celebrity Big Brother Winner and  Hairspray) as Glinda in their newest production - THE WONDERFUL WINTER OF OZ at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, (300 East Green Street, Pasadena CA 91101) which will play a strictly limited engagement from December 14 through December 30, with the official press opening on December 14. (more...)

BWW Interview: A Talent in Her Own Right, Kiki Ebsen's Much More Than Just Her Father's Daughter
by Gil Kaan - Sep 12, 2018

In TO DAD WITH LOVE, A TRIBUTE TO BUDDY EBSEN; Kiki Ebsen pays tribute to her father in the best way she knows how - singing and story-telling. Kiki graciously walked me through some of her vivid memories of growing up the child of a famous father, a most popular figure of 1960s television, known to weekly TV viewers as Jed Clampett of The Beverly Hillbillies. (more...)

THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO To Embark on UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

The much-loved family favourite - The Amazing Adventures of Pinocchio - is getting an Immersion Theatre makeover in a brand-new musical adaptation which will be touring the UK Spring 2019. (more...)

Spencer Theater Winter Season 2018-19 On Sale Now
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2018

Follow the yellow brick road to the theatrical wonderland of Spencer Theater for the Performing Arts in Alto, N.M. where some of the finest touring productions come to full flourish on stage this autumn 2018 through spring 2019. (more...)

BWW Interview: A Chat With Kristen DiGilio of the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
by Melissa Giordano - Sep 11, 2018

Long Island theatre vet Kristen Digilio wears many hats working at the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre. In no particular order, she an Executive Administrator, Educational Coordinator, Box Office Operations, and also directs and acts in some of the shows at the theatre. Currently she directs an exciting area premiere of the feel-good tuner The Rat Pack Lounge, The Musical. Ms. Digilio took time from opening weekend to chat with me about the show. (more...)

SPONGEBOB's Jesse JP Johnson Makes 'Broadway At Green's' Debut Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2018

Jesse JP Johnson will be presenting a concert tonight as part of the new 'Broadway At Green's' cabaret series at Haswell Green's in midtown Manhattan. (more...)

BWW Review: LET'S GO TO THE MOVIES at Broadway Palm is Creative and Comical!
by Emily Yorgey - Sep 1, 2018

Broadway Palm kicked off their 26th season with LET'S GO TO THE MOVIES, a hilarious and fun musical parody, which was created, written, directed, and choreographed by Victor Legarreta. The show featured an incredibly wide range of movie scenes and musical numbers, from classic movies to more modern movie musicals, and it even put a creative spin on many movies that are not musicals. (more...)

Broadway Palm's 26th Season Opens With LET'S GO TO THE MOVIES!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2018

Broadway Palm opens their 26th Season with Let's Go To The Movies playing now through September 29, 2018. Enjoy a fun-filled trip with this musical parody highlighting movies and movie stars you know and love! Broadway Palm is offering a Season Opener Special and all tickets are just $50 for dinner and the show. (more...)

2018/2019 Announced at Spencer Theater For The Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2018

Follow the yellow brick road to the theatrical wonderland of Spencer Theater for the Performing Arts in Alto, N.M. where some of the finest touring productions come to full flourish on stage this autumn 2018 through spring 2019. (more...)

StageArt Announces the Cast of NINE The Musical
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2018

From the romantic streets and canals of Venice, comes the exquisite and captivating story of NINE ­- The Musical. The spotlight is on famed Italian film director Guido Contini, who is suffering debilitating writer's block, while facing a marriage breakdown in the middle of having a mid-life crisis. At the age of 40, Guido must call on the nine closest and most powerful women in his life to put him back on the road to success and happiness. (more...)

TCT Presents The Frisch Marionette Company's Production Of THE WIZARD OF OZ
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2018

The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati is proud to present The Frisch Marionette Company performing everyone's favorite story of Dorothy's trip over the rainbow, The Wizard of Oz. (more...)

The Hanover Theatre's THE WIZARD OF OZ is Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2018

The greatest family musical of all time, The Wizard of Oz, travels down the yellow brick road to The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts as part of the 10th Anniversary Broadway Series, Thursday, November 8 - Sunday, November 11. Tickets are now on sale to members and go on sale to the general public on Tuesday, September 4 at 10 am. (more...)

The Waterville Opera House Announces 2018-2019 Season; HELLO, DOLLY!, THE WIZARD OF OZ, and More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2018

The Waterville Opera House (WOH) is delighted to announce its 2018-2019 theatrical season, which once again brings two amazing musicals and three entertaining plays to its historic, 116 year-old theatre in downtown Waterville. New this season is the Opera House Theatre Season Pass, offering theatre lovers a new way to experience the excitement of the performing arts in this beautiful theatre. The 2018-2019 season will open in September with Things My Mother Taught Me, and will run through June. (more...)

VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Music Circus
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2018

Go behind the scenes of the production below as performers Jared Gertner and Sarah Litzsinger take over our Instagram account to show you what it takes to put on the show, twice! (more...)

Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 26
by Audition Roundup - Aug 26, 2018

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 26, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)

BWW Social: Go Behind The Scenes of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Music Circus
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2018

Go behind the scenes of the production today as performers Jared Gertner and Sarah Litzsinger take over our Instagram account today to show you what it takes to put on the show, twice! (more...)

Maine State Music Theatre Announces 2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2018

Maine State Music Theatre recently made the announcement of their 2019 shows.  (more...)

Stephen Fredericks Talks About THE GROWING STAGE 2018/2019 Main Stage Season
by Marina Kennedy - Aug 23, 2018

The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey in Netcong has just announced their exciting 20182019 Season. The Theatre's Founder and Executive Director, Stephen Fredericks let us know more about the theatre's mission and upcoming season. (more...)

New Book 'The Road to Oz: The Evolution, Creation, and Legacy of a Motion Picture Masterpiece' Released
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2018

The Road to Oz is a complete retelling of how The Wizard of Oz was influenced and created, and attained its iconic status. The new volume by Jay Scarfone and William Stillman will reflect recent research and much more through newly discovered period interviews, media resources of the era, transcriptions and unique contemporary interviews with those who were there. Additionally, never-before-published imagery accompanies the text. In its truth and candor, this new historical contribution is ideal to tie-in with the 2018-19 80th anniversary of the 1939 movie. (more...)

Montana Repertory Theatre Launches 2018 Educational Outreach Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2018

University of Montana's Montana Repertory Theatre presents its Fall Educational Outreach Tour of Morgan and Merlin. Written by playwright Laramie Dean and directed by Rosie Ayers, this magical and mystical tale whisks us to another time and place where knights and dragons, kings and wizards rub elbows with a modern day sorceress with a fantastic surprise up her bejeweled sleeve. Played out by only two actors, the 50-minute play features puppetry, vocal recordings, and theatrical effects. (more...)

Photo Flash: LES MISERABLES National Tour Cast Performs with Sing For Your Seniors in Denver
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2018

On August 2, 2018, Sing For Your Seniors (SFYS) hosted the latest in its series of Broadway Sessions with cast members from the National Tour of 'Les Miserables' for the residents of Briarwood Nursing Home and Rehab Center in Denver while on their stop at the Denver Center of the Performing Arts. SFYS partnered with Denver nonprofit Bessie's Hope, an organization that enhances the quality of life for nursing home and assisted living elders through volunteer opportunities for youth, families, and organizations. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Porchlight Music Theatre's August 20 Chicago Sings The MGM Musicals Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2018

Porchlight Music Theatre welcomed a sold out crowd at the 13th Annual Chicago Sings concert fundraiser; Chicago Sings The MGM Musicals, held Monday, Aug. 20 at 7 p.m., at Second City's UP Comedy Club, 230 W. North Ave, direction by Keely Vasquez, music direction by Porchlight Artistic Associate Beckie Menzie, stage management by Jake Allen Miller and sound design Robert Hornbostel. Monday's event was the company's most successful Chicago Sings to date. Sales from this one-night-only performance benefit Porchlight Music Theatre's youth educational and community outreach programming raising more than $54,000. (more...)

THE BOYS IN THE BAND Set for 6 Performance Run at Barbershop Theatre 9/27-10/1
by Jeffrey Ellis - Aug 22, 2018

Nine Nashville area actors have been cast in the upcoming production of Mart Crowley's The Boys in the Band, which will play six performances at The Barbershop Theatre, 4003 Indiana Avenue, in a production helmed by veteran director Jeffrey Ellis, who is known throughout Tennessee as a leading theater journalist and critic. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Sacramento Music Circus
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2018

The final show in the critically acclaimed 2018 Broadway At Music Circus season is the series premiere of the hit musical comedy Little Shop of Horrors, which features a cast of Broadway veterans and is based on the campy 1960s cult horror film. Check out photos of the cast in action below! (more...)

VIDEO: First Look at LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Sacramento Music Circus
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2018

The final show in the critically acclaimed 2018 Broadway At Music Circus season is the series premiere of the hit musical comedy Little Shop of Horrors, which features a cast of Broadway veterans and is based on the campy 1960s cult horror film. Check out photos of the cast in action below! (more...)

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