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Photo Coverage: Dans Corona MONTACO with Host DJ Hannah Bronfman on 8/4
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 30, 2018

Dan's Taste of Summer presents Dan's Corona MonTaco, the ultimate waterfront fiesta, on Saturday, August 4th, hosted at the new Gurney's Yacht Club in Montauk along with their new chef, Erik MacMurray. (more...)

BWW Review: BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO at Stage Door
by Roger Martin - Jul 25, 2018

And as a farewell to the old farm, they're running that paean to the Catskills, 'Breaking Up Is Hard To Do'. And of course it's all about love, this revue of Neil Sedaka's 18 finest, set at Esther's Paradise Resort. (more...)

Photo Flash: MAMMA MIA! Wows Audiences At STAGES St. Louis
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

STAGES St. Louis continues its 32nd Season with the dazzling show MAMMA MIA!. Join STAGES now through August 19th at the Robert G. Reim Theatre in Kirkwood for this romantic, funny, and festive musical.  (more...)

Photo Flash: Black Ensemble Theatre Co. Presents RICK STONE THE BLUES MAN
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2018

Black Ensemble Theater continues its 2018 Season (Movers and Shakers) with Rick Stone the Blues Man written and directed by Black Ensemble Theater Founder and CEO Jackie Taylor. Rick Stone the Blues Man will be performed at the Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street in Chicago, July 14 - August 26, 2018.  (more...)

Photo Flash: Open For Business! PIE SHOP PLAY By Alice Pencavel Opens At The Paradise Factory
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2018

PIE SHOP PLAY opened with a splash on at the Paradise Factory on East 4th Street on Friday July 20th. The new play written by Alice Pencavel and directed by Sivan Battat is a maximalist theatrical event to tell the story of two sisters, Agnes and Kitty, who find their big dreams derailed when a disaster strikes their pie shop. Part of the second annual Corkscrew Festival of new work. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2018

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre presents Little Shop of Horrors. Directed by Maria Aberg, the production plays 03 August - 15 September. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of Remount's THE PECULIAR PATRIOT
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2018

The Peculiar Patriot, Liza Jessie Peterson's powerful one-woman show and scathing indictment of the criminal justice system, opened Friday to fanfare at Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre (NBT) in Harlem. The show is directed by Talvin Wilks and produced by NBT and Hi-ARTS and runs through July 29. Check out photos from opening night below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO At Stage Door Theatre
by Carol Kassie - Jul 17, 2018

Stage Door Theatre's final production in their long-time venue on Sample Road, Breaking Up Is Hard to Do, will open in Theatre 1 on July 6th and run through August 12th. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at MAMMA MIA! At STAGES St. Louis
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2018

The ultimate feel-good show, MAMMA MIA! uses the music of ABBA to tell the hilarious and touching tale of a teen's search for her birth father on a Greek Island Paradise. See why 54 million people all around the world have fallen in love with this pop-music phenomenon of a mother, a daughter, three possible dads, and an unforgettable trip down the aisle! Chock full of explosive dance numbers, you'll want to unleash your inner "Dancing Queen" with such ABBA hits as "Winner Takes It All," "Take A Chance On Me," and the smash title tune, "Mamma Mia." This enchanting tale of love between mothers and daughters, laughter between old friends, and a celebration of newly found family is a guaranteed non-stop party that you won't want to miss!! (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering Liliane Montevecchi
by Walter McBride - Jul 6, 2018

BroadwayWorld reported on June 29th that Tony winner Liliane Montevecchi passed away at 85 years old. Take a look back on some of our favorite memories of Montevecchi, in the photos below. (more...)

Photo Flash: Stars Celebrate MAMMA MIA! at Manchester's Palace Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2018

Coronation Street cast and local Manchester TV and radio presenters came out in style for the MAMMA MIA! press night held at the Palace Theatre last night. The event marked the launch of the sensational feel-good show's two-week run in the city from 3-14 July as part of its international tour before heading off on the international leg of the tour, stopping off at the likes of Hong Kong, Singapore and Toronto. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2018

Sheffield Theatres today announces casting for the regional premiere of Caryl's Churchill's, Love and Information. Caroline Steinbeis directs Debbie Chazen, Marian McLoughlin, Mercy Ojelade, Ciaran Owens, Ian Redford and Sule Rimi. The production opens at Sheffield Theatres Studio on Monday 2 July, with previews from the Friday 29 June, and runs until Saturday 14 July. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal With BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO, Opening July 6 At Stage Door Theatre
by Carol Kassie - Jun 27, 2018

Stage Door Theatre's final production in their long-time venue on Sample Road, Breaking Up Is Hard to Do, will open in Theatre 1 on July 6thand run through August 12th. (The company's next production, La Cage Aux Folles, will open in their new home at the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center on August 31st.) (more...)

Photo Flash: Dark Comedy LAURA BUSH KILLED A GUY Premieres At The Flea
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2018

Roger Sanders and Dana Scott Galloway present the New York premiere of The Klunch's production of LAURA BUSH KILLED A GUY by Ian Allen. Directed by John Vreeke, the production stars Lisa Hodsoll, who received a 2018 Helen Hayes Award nomination for her portrayal of the former First Lady in the acclaimed Washington DC premiere. Previews begin June 14 at The Flea Theater with opening night slated for Thursday, June 21. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with THE JUNGLE; Full Cast Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

Following critical acclaim, and a sold-out run at the Young Vic, producers Sonia Friedman Productions, Tom Kirdahy and Hunter Arnold are delighted to announce the full cast for the West End transfer of Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson's The Jungle, a National Theatre and Young Vic co-production with Good Chance Theatre,directed by Stephen Daldry and Justin Martin. 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.  Previewing from 16 June, with World Refugee Day on 20 June, The Jungle will have an Opening Night on 5 July at the Playhouse Theatre, with rehearsal photography released today. Check out the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Floor Theater Presents World Premiere of REFRIGERATOR
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2018

First Floor Theater is thrilled to conclude their sixth season with the world premiere of Lucas Baisch's dystopian techno-thriller REFRIGERATOR, directed by artistic director Hutch Pimentel. REFRIGERATOR will play May 13 - June 9, 2018 at The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. (more...)

Photo Flash: PARADISE BLUE Celebrates Opening Night
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2018

Paradise Blue opened on Monday, May 14 and runs till June 10, 2018 in The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10thAvenues). Check out the photos below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for BEIRUT at Park Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2018

The UK revival of Beirut by American playwright and author Alan Bowne is set to be performed at Park Theatre from 12th June to 7th July 2018. Written in the 1980s at the height of the AIDS crisis (which the playwright died of at 44 years old), Beirut is a cutting examination of a society ravaged by a nameless disease. Although written at a particular moment in history, the play transcends the issues of its time, and at its heart is a dark love story, questioning how society deals with the 'abnormal' in a society gone mad with fear and ignorance. The issues explored are particularly relevant to 2018, when viruses such as Sars and Zika are prominent, and with an increasing and inevitable resistance to antibiotics. (more...)

Photo Flash: Dominique Morisseau Visits The Drama Book Shop
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2018

The Drama Book Shop was thrilled to host a discussion and signing with award winning playwright Dominique Morisseau on Monday, May 7th. Moderating the discussion was actor, director, and executive assistant to Ms. Morisseau, Stori Ayers.  (more...)

Photo Flash: Classic Spring Stages AN IDEAL HUSBAND
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2018

Classic Spring is delighted to announce real-life father and son, Edward and Freddie Fox, are to play fictional father and son in Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband, from 20 April at the Vaudeville theatre. Also starring, in the role of Mrs. Cheveley, is Frances Barber. Directed by Jonathan Church, An Ideal Husband will play at the Vaudeville Theatre 20 April to 14 July 2018, before opening the Theatre Royal Bath Summer Season on 18 July to 4 August 2018. (more...)