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by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2019
New Village Arts presents Lynn Nottage's award-winning drama, INTIMATE APPAREL. The production will be directed by Melissa Coleman-Reed and features a cast of some of San Diego's most prolific and influential performers.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2019
Tom Stoppard's genre-bending comedy, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead comes to theÂ Huntington Theatre CompanyÂ .
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Sep 25, 2019
Gingold Theatrical Group just celebratedÂ Opening Night for this rare revival of Shaw's beloved almost historical comedy Caesar & Cleopatra last night, September 24th at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues). This limited Off-Broadway engagement, now in previews, will continue through October 12th only.
by Walter McBride - Sep 16, 2019
As BroadwayWorld sadly reported yesterday, stage star Phyllis Newman passed away yesterday, September 15, at the age of 86. Newman got her start in show business at 4 years old imitating Carmen Miranda in theatres and clubs. Her portrayal of Martha Vail in the Jule Styne/Comden and Green musical Subways Are For Sleeping - costumed only in a bath towel - earned her a Tony Award. Her other Broadway credits include Bells Are Ringing, The Apple Tree, On the Town, The Prisoner of Second Avenue, Awake and Sing, Wish You Were Here, First Impressions, and her one-woman musical The Madwoman of Central Park West, which she co-authored with Arthur Laurents. She garnered a Tony Award nomination for her highly-acclaimed performance in Neil Simon's Broadway Bound.
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Aug 6, 2019
Gingold Theatrical Group will soon present a rare revival of Shaw's beloved almost historical comedy Caesar and Cleopatra, which will begin a limited Off-Broadway engagement on Tuesday September 3rd at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues) and continue through October 12th only. Opening Night is set for Sunday September 24th.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2019
After a critically acclaimed run this spring, A WHITE MAN'S GUIDE TO RIKERS ISLAND hasl returned for an extended run. Based on a true story, it is written by Richard Roy (Richard III with Denzel Washington) and Eric C. Webb, directed by Thomas G. Waites (Awake and Sing! starring Frances McDormand, King Richard III starring Al Pacino), and stars Richard Roy and Connor Chase Stewart.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2018
The OBIE Award-winningÂ NAATCO, National Asian American Theatre Company,Â kicks off their 28thÂ season withÂ Stephen Brown-Fried's new adaptation of Shakespeare'sÂ Henry VI.Â This Off-Broadway limited engagement atÂ the Mezzanine Theatre at A.R.T./New York Theaters (502 West 53rdÂ Street at Tenth Avenue) opens Tuesday August 21stÂ (Part 1) and Wednesday August 22ndÂ (Part 2).Â Performances continue through September 8thÂ only.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2018
The National Asian American Theatre Company,Â kicks off their 28thÂ season withÂ Stephen Brown-Fried's new adaptation of Shakespeare'sÂ Henry VI.Â This Off-Broadway limited engagement atÂ the Mezzanine Theatre at A.R.T./New York Theaters (502 West 53rdÂ Street at Tenth Avenue) willÂ open Tuesday August 21stÂ (Part 1) and Wednesday August 22ndÂ (Part 2).Â Performances continue through September 8thÂ only.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2018
Drury Lane Theatre announces casting for its sultry summer drama, Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, directed by Tony nominee Marcia Milgrom Dodge (2009 Broadway revival of Ragtime, Drury Lane's Smokey Joe's Cafe). Cat on a Hot Tin Roof runs July 5 - August 26, 2018, at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The press opening is scheduled for Thursday, July 12 at 8:00 p.m.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018
Following critical acclaim, and a sold-out run at theÂ Young Vic, producersÂ Sonia Friedman Productions, Tom KirdahyÂ andÂ Hunter ArnoldÂ are delighted to announce the full cast for the West End transfer ofÂ Joe MurphyÂ andÂ Joe Robertson'sÂ The Jungle, aÂ National TheatreÂ andÂ Young VicÂ co-production withÂ Good Chance Theatre,directed byÂ Stephen DaldryÂ andÂ Justin Martin.Â The production is set in Europe's largest unofficial refugee camp, the Calais Jungle, which in 2015, became a temporary home for more than 10,000 people.Â Â Previewing fromÂ 16 June, with World Refugee Day onÂ 20 June,Â The JungleÂ will have an Opening Night onÂ 5 JulyÂ at the Playhouse Theatre, with rehearsal photography released today. Check out the cast in action below!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2018
Red Bull TheaterÂ (Jesse Berger, Founder and Artistic Director | Jim Bredeson, Managing Director) presents the New York Premiere of David Ives'sÂ The Metromaniacs, adapted from Alexis Piron'sÂ La MetromanieÂ and directed by Michael Kahn openingÂ Sundayevening (7pm). Previews now!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2018
Victory Gardens Theater continues its 43rd season with BREACH: a manifesto on race in america through the eyes of a black girl recovering from self-hate, written by Antoinette Nwandu and directed by Lisa Portes. BREACH runs February 9 - March 11, 2018, with the press performance on Friday, February 16, 2018 at 7:30pm at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2017
Oscar nominated filmmakers Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady attended last night's acclaimed NY revival of Clifford Odets' 1935 masterpiece AWAKE AND SING! The two ladies were the first to leap to their feet at the conclusion of the show, leading the standing ovation.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2017
Currently in previews, the New Yiddish Rep production of Clifford Odets' 1935 masterpiece Awake and Sing! is set to officially open next Wednesday, December 6, at the Theater at the 14th Street Y, 344 East 14 Street (between First & Second Aves). BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017
With each production, Nuance Theatre Co. is gaining a reputation of presenting incredible theatrical performances.
by Walter McBride - Jul 15, 2017
An Egyptian Police Band arrives in Israel to play a concert. After a mix-up at the border, they are sent to a remote village in the middle of the desert. With no bus until morning and no hotel in sight, these unlikely travelers are taken in by the locals. Under the spell of the desert sky, their lives become intertwined in the most unexpected ways. The Band's Visit celebrates the deeply human ways music and laughter connect us all.Â
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2017
Leapin' lizards! For the very first time, America's favorite red headed orphan will be gracing the stage at Flat Rock Playhouse in the Broadway hit sensation, Annie. Do not miss what is considered one of the best family musicals ever written, running June 9th through July 2nd on the Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage located in the Village of Flat Rock.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017
Lookingglass Theatre Company, in association with Dark Harbor Stories,Â present the U.S. Premiere ofÂ Beyond Caring, written and directed byÂ Alexander Zeldin.Â Beyond CaringÂ runs March 22 -Â May 7, 2017Â atÂ Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson.Â
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017
?Led by Founding Artistic DirectorÂ Katherine KovnerÂ and Producing DirectorÂ Roberta Pereira,Â and following the success of Sarah DeLappe's critically acclaimedÂ The Wolves,Â The Playwrights RealmÂ continues their female-centric 10th Anniversary season with the New York Premiere ofÂ Jen Silverman'sThe MoorsÂ (February 27 - March 25)Â at The Duke on 42nd Street, a New 42nd Street project. Directed byÂ Mike DonahueÂ and riffing on the lives and works of certain 19th-century novel-writing sisters,Â The MoorsÂ is aÂ dark comic examination of the ways in which women fight for visibility.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2017
Laguna Playhouse Artistic Director Ann E. Wareham is thrilled to announce the third show in the Laguna Playhouse 2016-2017 season, CHAPATTI, written by Christian O'Reilly and directed by David Ellenstein, based on the direction of Judith Ivey. "I just fell in love with this play and the beautiful and quirky love story at its center.Â I think our audiences are about to fall in love with it too," says Wareham.Â CHAPATTI will begin previews on Wednesday, January 11; will open on Sunday, January 15 at 5:30pm and will run through Sunday, January 29, 2016 at the Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Road in Laguna Beach.