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by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2020
The Old Globe presentsÂ West Coast premiere of Little Women by Kate Hamill.Â This brand-new version ofÂ Louisa May Alcott'sÂ classic novel aboutÂ Jo March and her three unforgettably distinct sisters is presented in association withÂ Dallas Theater CenterÂ and is directed byÂ Sarah RasmussenÂ (Artistic Director of Jungle Theater, which originally commissioned the play).
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2020
The Guthrie Theater presents twelfth Night, written by William Shakespeare and directed by Tom Quaintance, who is making his hometown and Guthrie mainstage directorial debut. Quaintance has assembled an all-local ensemble to create a production that focuses on the need for love and delight despite the risks and hardships of life.
by Walter McBride - Jan 23, 2020
As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this month, Buck Henry passed away at the age of 89. Henry was an American actor, screenwriter, and director. He was twice nominated for anÂ Academy Award, forÂ Best Adapted ScreenplayÂ forÂ The GraduateÂ (1967) and forÂ Best DirectorÂ forÂ Heaven Can WaitÂ (1978) alongsideÂ Warren Beatty.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2020
Folger Theatre concludes its successful 2019/20 season with The Merry Wives of Windsor. Aaron Posner (King John, The Winter's Tale, Twelfth Night at Folger Theatre) returns to the Folger to direct Shakespeare's delightful comedy on love, money, deception, and the power of women, set here in the early 1970s.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2020
Two River TheaterÂ presentsÂ Shakespeare'sÂ Twelfth Night, directed byÂ Sara HoldrenÂ with original music composed by the band/theater collectiveÂ The Lobbyists.Â
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2020
The CM Performing Arts Center opened their 46th Season this past weekend with a completely sold out opening weekend of ALL SHOOK UP, running on their Main Stage in the beautiful Noel S. Ruiz Theatre through February 1st.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2019
Sir Patrick Stewart presented his one-man production of A Christmas Carol last week to benefit Ars Nova and City Harvest.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2019
The National Youth Theatre (NYT) has released production images for its West End production of A Midsummer Night's Dream, directed by Matt Harrison working in association with Kneehigh and abridged by Kate Kennedy, which runs at the Criterion Theatre until 17 January 2020, with its official press matinee taking place on 10 December, marking the final production in the 2019 NYT REP Season.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2019
In Shakespeare's Britain, on the twelfth night after Christmas, wild, raucous, and inclusive parties were enjoyed by many. Over-the-top, lasting until dawn, and full of food, drink, and festivity, barriers did not exist. On this one night secret affections could be declared (and sometimes explored). At least, that's what some historians tell us. Others question just how widespread such Twelfth Night festivals were. Regardless of historical accuracy, Shakespeare certainly used the tradition as an idea and theme for this play. He even included as part of the full title of the play the phrase âWhat You Will.â
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2019
Charlotte's Off BroadwayÂ presents the Off-Broadway premiere ofÂ Confidence (and The Speech), the new play, written byÂ Susan Lambert HatemÂ and directed byÂ Hannah RyanÂ (Hamilton, An American in Paris) which is playing a limited engagement atÂ Theatre RowÂ (410 West 42nd Street â between 9th & 10th Avenues).Â
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2019
Charlotte's Off Broadway presents the Off-Broadway premiere of Confidence (and The Speech), a new play, written by Susan Lambert Hatem and directed by Hannah Ryan (Hamilton, An American in Paris) for a limited engagement at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street - between 9th & 10th Avenues).
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
Charlotte's Off Broadway presents the Off-Broadway premiere of Confidence (and The Speech), a new play, written by Susan Lambert Hatem and directed by Hannah Ryan (Hamilton, An American in Paris) for a limited engagement at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street â between 9th & 10th Avenues).
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Meet the cast of theÂ West Coast premiereÂ ofÂ Ebenezer Scrooge's BIG San Diego Christmas Show at The Old Globe,Â a hilarious family-friendly Scrooge parody set in San Diego.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2019
Bucks County Playhouse will conclude its 80th anniversary season with the Bucks County premiere of âOnce,â the multi-award-winning romantic Broadway musical, November 8 â 30. The 2019 Season is sponsored by Bank of America.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2019
The Old Globe presents William Shakespeare's magical comedy Twelfth Night, directed by Jesse Perez, the program's Director of Professional Training and a noted actor (Off Broadway's Party People, the Globe's Romeo and Juliet, La Jolla Playhouse's Seize the King). The classical actors of tomorrow will bring to life a world filled with some of the Bard's most unforgettable characters and memorable moments. Twelfth Night will run November 2â10, 2019 in the Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre, part of the Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Opening night is Saturday, November 2 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets to Twelfth Night are now on sale and can be purchased online at www.TheOldGlobe.org, by phone at (619) 23-GLOBE, or by visiting the Box Office.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2019
he Broadway hit play The Lifespan of a Fact, based on the true story between essayist John D'Agata and fact-checker Jim Fingal, opens at Pioneer Theatre Company (PTC) November 1, 2019 and runs through November 16, 2019. Tickets for this production can now be purchased by calling 801-581-6961 or visiting tickets.pioneertheatre.org.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2019
What would happen if someone was able to prove, scientifically, the existence of God? When Edie, a student in university lecturer Henry Brook's physics class, seems to do exactly that, his universe - including his marriage to celebrity atheist author Virginia - is rocked. Science and religion go head-to-head in a ferociously funny battle for power, sex, fame and followers.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019
Meet the cast of the Off-Broadway premiere of Confidence (and The Speech), a new play, written byÂ Susan LambertÂ Hatem and directed byÂ Hannah RyanÂ (Hamilton, An American in Paris).Â
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019
ZooNation: The Kate Prince Company's award-nominated Some Like It Hip Hop returns to The Peacock for a run from Wednesday 23 October - Saturday 9 November, following a UK tour.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019
PlayMakers Repertory Company presents 'Dairyland,' a world premiere comedy byÂ Heidi Armbruster. This whimsical, heartfelt tale of one woman's journey from farm to table and table to farm is directed byÂ Vivienne Benesch, and runs from October 16 to November 3, 2019.