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Based on the play Having Wonderful Time by Arthur Kober

Master Theatre


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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022
Playwrights Horizons will present Mia Chung’s Catch as Catch Can, directed by Daniel Aukin, running October 14 - November 20 and opening November 1.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 7, 2022
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts has announced the Kauffman Center Presents spring 2023 line-up. These events promise to deliver extraordinary and diverse experiences featuring internationally recognized artists and performers for Kansas City audiences. High-res photos with IDs can be found here.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022
Page 73, along with Working Theater, will presents Bleu Beckford-Burrell’s La Race, directed by Taylor Reynolds (Man Cave, Tambo & Bones), November 21–December 23 at the McGinn/Cazale Theater at WP Theater.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2022
bergenPAC is adding three shows for rock fans, featuring a couple covers and an icon. First up is Dirty Deeds – The AC/DC Experience, on February 24. Then Steven Adler of Guns N' Roses hits the stage March 31. Following that, Floyd Nation arrives April 14.
by Michael Major - Sep 1, 2021
Drawing inspiration from the collage of artists she’s come to admire throughout her life, including Vampire Weekend, Lana Del Rey, Erykah Badu & twenty one pilots, Niko’s music is an amalgamation of these influences, but unique in its effervescent melodies and unpredictable textures.
by Michael Major - Oct 7, 2021
From the TV set fish tank in the opening scene, to the oversized set of dice, this video is as entertaining visually as the track is musically. Directed by Kolby Copeland, viewers experience a day-in-the-life of someone just trying to make it through a breakup without leaving the house.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2021
Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) have announced a robust slate of playwright commissions through Manhattan Theatre Club's new partnership with the Edgerton Foundation, as well as a new round of commissions supported by ongoing partnerships with Bobbie Olsen and other donors.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2021
The National Theatre Conference, is an organization of theatermakers that connects, supports, and advocates for the field. Each year, leading theatre professionals and academics gather in New York City to engage in the essential questions of our art.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2021
Rotary Rocks Raue Center will present “Night Fever” a BeeGees Tribute. This fundraising event will raise the roof with rockin’ music sure to give us all “Night Fever”. Everyone in the region will “Wish You Were Here” and we will learn “How Deep Is Your Love” for the community as we raise funds to help those in need.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2021
In this intimate conversation STOPTIME:Live in the Moment host Lisa Hopkins speaks with NY Times best selling author Jodi Picoult about her creative process, the importance of stewardship and her new passion for collaboration and writing for the musical stage.
by Marissa Tomeo - May 4, 2022
With one of the city’s most anticipated festival weekends on the horizon, Élia Beach Club at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, part of Curio Collection by Hilton, will celebrate EDC Week with a special, curated three-day dance music bash, Friday, May 20 – Sunday, May 22.
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022
Celebrating nearly 35 years of playing Pink Floyd songs, The Australian Pink Floyd Show, the leading and biggest show of its kind in the world, has returned with the “All That's To Come” World Tour, a new live show for 2022, and will stop at Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, NY for their New York City show.
by - May 2, 2022
Today's top stories include the Lucille Lortel Awards, which were held last night. Among the big winners were Kimberly Akimbo, Oratorio For Living Things, and more! Check out the full list here. Plus, Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella has set its closing date in the West End, and more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022
The limited engagement of Alison Leiby’s Oh God, A Show About Abortion has been extended through June 30 at the Cherry Lane Theatre.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022
Playwrights Horizons today announced an additional one-week extension of Sanaz Toossi’s Wish You Were Here, directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch, to June 5.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022
The New York Drama Critics' Circle today named Samuel D. Hunter’s A Case for the Existence of God best play of the 2021-22 season. The award for best musical went to David Lindsay-Abaire’s and Jeanine Tesori’s Kimberly Akimbo. The selections were made at the organization’s 86th annual voting meeting.
by Michael Major - May 11, 2022
Pop-Dance producers and DJ duo Two Friends, recently signed for management by SALXCO, are celebrating the release of their latest single “Wish You Were Here” ft. John K via the newly minted Helix Records label. The track features a vocal contribution from acclaimed songwriter and vocalist John K. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 2, 2022
State Theatre New Jersey presents Brit Floyd – World Tour 2022, the World's Greatest Pink Floyd Show on Tuesday, March 15, 2022 at 8pm.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022
PlayCo today announced the cast and creative team for its first in-person production since the fall before the pandemic: the U.S. premiere of Ebru Nihan Celkan’s Will You Come With Me?, directed by Keenan Tyler Oliphant, May 4-June 5 at MITU580.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022
Proctors Collaborative is excited to feature the next block of upcoming shows coming to Schenectady and Saratoga Springs.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 6, 2021
Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces the 22nd annual series of new plays, now virtual, by TRU writers produced by TRU producers, as part of TRU Voices New Plays Virtual Reading Series. Presented with generous support from The StoyLine Project, the plays will be performed on Sundays, June 20, June 27, and July 11, 2021 at 3:00pm.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2021
Playwrights Horizons will present a 50th Anniversary Virtual Gala, June 23 at 8pm. This virtual event honors the organization’s storied past and fundraises for the vast potential of what’s to come.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2021
Theatre Communications Group has announced the recipients of the first round of the 2021 Edgerton Foundation New Play Awards. The awards, totaling $1,072,000, allow 28 productions extra time for the development and rehearsal of new plays with the entire creative team, hoping to extend the life of the world premiere play after its first run.
by Student Blogger: Grace Cutler - Jun 2, 2021
With the change of the seasons it is time for those Songs of Purple Summer that create a Summer Lovin' mood. What is vacation without a perfect playlist? These are my favorite musicals that remind me of summer; some are obvious and some are only my preference. Regardless, I hope you kick back, relax, and soak in the tunes that signify sunshine!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 9, 2021
Several new exhibitions are featured in the eight galleries at the Visual Arts Center in the Washington Pavilion including the South Dakota Governor’s 9th Biennial Art Exhibition. This touring exhibition celebrates the cultural and artistic past, present and future of South Dakota.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 28, 2022
Atlantic Theater Company will present First Gen MixFest, a series of free readings co-produced by playwrights Ngozi Anyanwu and Sanaz Toossi, that will run at Atlantic’s Linda Gross Theater from Monday, August 8th through Wednesday, August 17th, 2022. 
by Alan Henry - Jul 21, 2021
BRIT FLOYD – Echoes 2020 has rescheduled their upcoming North American tour to 2021. Brit Floyd will now perform at the Morris Performing Arts Center on August 10, 2021.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2022
The Dramatists Guild of America has announced further recipients for their 2022 Awards. The Awards for both 2021 and 2022 recipients will be presented at Joe’s Pub on Monday, July 25, 2022.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2022
The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts has announced a spectacular line-up of 11 new shows as part of the 30th anniversary 2022-2023 season. The upcoming season includes concerts by acclaimed artists from Puerto Rico, Haiti, Colombia, and the Canary Islands, tributes to iconic 60s and 70s rock bands and more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2021
Playwrights Horizons today announced its 2021-22 season. The influential Off-Broadway institution returns to in-person performance after 18 months in which, under new artistic leadership, it has marked its 50th anniversary and reflected deeply on the role the theater should play in the life of its city, its country, and the world.
by Michael Major - Jul 1, 2022
Two Friends team up with MOD SUN on their latest release, “Timebomb,” a sunny song about the highs and lows of summer love. Out July 1st via Helix Records, the song draws inspiration from the pop-punk sounds of our youth, with MOD SUN’s playful lyrics painting a picture of romance that’s as explosive as it is exciting.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 3, 2022
Raue Center For The Arts will celebrate the music of Pink Floyd this spring. Chicago’s longest-running Pink Floyd tribute, Think Floyd, is set to rock the Raue at 8 p.m. on January 22, 2022!
by Michael Major - Jan 14, 2022
The new song was co-written by Niko, Nick Long and frequent collaborators Andy Seltzer & John DeBold. With a chorus driven by pumping guitars and an irresistible beat, “Hold Me Down” effortlessly pairs Niko’s saccharine vocals with grinding production, courtesy of Seltzer & DeBold. Listen to the new single now!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2022
Brit Floyd, “The World's Greatest Pink Floyd Show,” will perform at Hershey Theatre, highlighting songs from Pink Floyd albums “The Wall,” “The Dark Side of the Moon,” “Wish You Were Here,” “Animals” and “The Division Bell.” The show will also feature a show-stopping 23-minute performance of the iconic era-defining song “Echoes,” from the breakthrough 1971 album “Meddle.” 
by Michael Major - Feb 16, 2022
The Suffers released “How Do We Heal” featuring Son Little and Bryce The Third, their first release for Missing Piece Records. The band is Kam Franklin (vocals), Juliet Terrill (bass), Kevin Bernier (guitar), Michael Razo (trombone), Jon Durbin (trumpet), Nick Zamora (drums) and Jose 'Chapy' Luna (percussion). Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 16, 2022
Playwrights Horizons will present Sanaz Toossi’s Wish You Were Here, directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch, April 13–May 22 in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater. Wish You Were Here chronicles 13 years of everyday life through the Iranian Revolution and Iran-Iraq War, as best friends forever become friends long lost, scattered and searching for home.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 23, 2021
The Floyd Concept pays tribute to one of the most iconic progressive rock bands of all time—Pink Floyd. During their two hour show, fans will hear plenty of hits including Money, Wish You Were Here, and Another Brick in the Wall, plus selected album cuts such as Shine On You Crazy Diamond, and On The Turning Away.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 17, 2021
The Dark Side of the Moon, The Wall and more… including the iconic song Echoes performed “note-for-note” in its entirety. You'll “wish you were here” when Brit Floyd: World Tour 2022 comes to Overture Hall on Monday, April 18, 2022.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2021
Playwrights Horizons will welcome audiences back into its building with What to Send Up When It Goes Down, written by Aleshea Harris (Is God Is), directed by Whitney White (Our Dear Dead Drug Lord, The Amen Corner) and co-produced with the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), in association with The Movement Theatre Company.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 19, 2021
MPAC returns to full capacity events in September featuring some of the world's most popular entertainers, including Linda Eder, Willie Nelson and Brian Regan.
by Paul Batterson - Aug 15, 2022
What did our critic think of ROGER WATERS' THIS IS NOT A DRILL at Nationwide Arena? A little mini drama took place at the will call window moments before Roger Waters was scheduled to take the stage for his 'This is not a drill' concert on Aug. 10 at Nationwide Arena (200 West Nationwide Boulevard in downtown Columbus). A mother and son were trying to straighten out a ticket purchase and she repeatedly asked her son, 'Do you really want to see this? Do you really want to see this?'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2022
Vineyard Theatre has announced the company’s upcoming 40th Anniversary Season which will include three world-premiere productions. Kicking off the season will be David Cale’s Sandra, which reunites Cale and director Leigh Silverman following the acclaimed Harry Clarke, which premiered at the Vineyard in 2017.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 8, 2022
The Dark Side of the Moon, The Wall and more… including the iconic song Echoes performed “note-for-note” in its entirety. You'll “wish you were here” when Brit Floyd: World Tour 2022 comes to Overture Hall on Monday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets ($38.50-59) are available at overture.org.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2021
The Williamstown Theatre Festival world premiere musical Row is available worldwide tomorrow, April 8 at 3am ET within the Audible Plus catalog. Row is the final production of the 2020 Williamstown Theatre Festival summer season produced on Audible, the leading creator and provider of premium audio storytelling.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 30, 2021
Dropkick Murphys’ new album, Turn Up That Dial, is available today, via band-owned Born & Bred Records. Produced by Ted Hutt, Turn Up That Dial is the band’s 10th full-length studio album. Dropkick Murphys celebrate the simple pleasure of music, the relief and release from worry that comes when you “turn up that dial” and blast your troubles away.
by Jared Fessler - Apr 3, 2022
An Evening with Michael Feinstein, Ambassador of the Great American Songbook performed at the Dakota in Minneapolis on April 2nd and April 3rd.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022
Playwrights Horizons today announced a one-week extension of Sanaz Toossi’s Wish You Were Here, directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch, to May 29. Wish You Were Here chronicles 13 years of everyday life through the Iranian Revolution and Iran-Iraq War, as best friends forever become friends long lost, scattered and searching for home.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 17, 2021
Singer Jill Corey, an overnight sensation in 1953, when she landed on the cover of Life Magazine, passed away from natural causes on April 3 at UPMC Sunnyside in Sunnyside, PA.  She was 85. 
by Marc Savitt - Apr 1, 2021
WISH YOU WERE HERE presents a reality which, on the surface, might seem rather different than our own, but below is far more similar.  In the final scenes / moments, it also pointed out, to me, how relatively “good” Americans have it.  Then again, like all works of art, what it says to you will vary for all who experience it.