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by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2019
MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed byÂ LA Williams.Â MEASURE FOR MEASUREÂ will begin its run at The Public onÂ Monday, November 18, following a three-week tour to correctional facilities, homeless shelters, social service organizations, and community centers. The production will have an official press opening on Friday, November 22.
PHOTO FLASH: Take A Look at Photos from Measure for Measure Theatre's IN THE HEIGHTS (Final Performance: November 10)
by David McKibbin - Nov 4, 2019
Measure for Measure Theatre recently opened its 2019-2020 season with the Tony AwardÂ® -winning musical In the Heights. Audiences have four more opportunities to see this production at the Sunrise Civic Center Thursday, November 7 through Sunday, November 10.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2019
A new adaptation of Charlotte Perkins Gilman's The Yellow Wallpaper opened this weekend at IRT theater in Greenwich Village. The multimedia staging will run until Oct 13th.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2019
ENSEMBLE THEATRE COMPANY (ETC) presents the first show of its 2019-20 season, a contemporary look at William Shakespeare's MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by ETC Artistic Director Jonathan Fox. MEASURE FOR MEASURE begins previews on Thursday, October 3, opens on Saturday, October 5 at 8:00pm, and runs through Sunday, October 20, 2019 at The New Vic, 33 W. Victoria Street in Santa Barbara.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2019
ENSEMBLE THEATRE COMPANYÂ presents the first show of its 2019-20 season, a contemporary look at William Shakespeare's MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by ETC Artistic Director Jonathan Fox. MEASURE FOR MEASURE begins previews on Thursday, October 3, opens on Saturday, October 5 at 8:00pm, and runs through Sunday, October 20, 2019 at The New Vic, 33 W. Victoria Street in Santa Barbara.Â
Photo Flash: First Look At THE THUNDER GIRLS Starring Coleen Nolan, Beverley Callard, Carol Harrison and Sandra Marvin
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2019
Melanie Blake'sÂ best-selling debut novelÂ The Thunder GirlsÂ has been adapted for the stage by the author and is having its world premiereÂ at The Lowry this month.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2019
Direct from New York City after its closing last Fall, The Winter Park Playhouse opens the country's first professional production of the Off-Broadway hit - Desperate Measures - September 20 through October 13.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019
Classic Spring presentsÂ A Woman of No ImportanceÂ which embarks on a UK tour this Autumn, following its success in London's West End.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2019
Kyler Taustin, Executive Artistic Director of Brown Box Theatre Project â Massachusetts'Â premiereÂ travelling, free outdoor Shakespeare â announcesÂ the opening ofÂ Measure for Measure,Â Â Shakespeare'sÂ timelessÂ tale ofÂ genderÂ politicsÂ and politicalÂ corruption.Â Brown Box will tour to 9 outdoor locations in Massachusetts fromÂ August 9-25Â before packing up and continuing to perform for audiences down the east coast in Delaware-Maryland-Virginia (Aug. 29-Sept. 21).Â Measure for MeasureÂ isÂ Directed by Kyler Taustin.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2019
The Acting Company presents Measure for Measure, playing throughÂ August 24, 2019 at the Duke on 42nd Street (229 W. 42nd Street), with opening night for both plays set for Sunday, July 28, 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2019
The Acting Company has announced the 2019 Summer Repertory Season, along with complete casting and creative teams. Native Son and Measure for Measure will play July 14 through August 24, 2019 at the Duke on 42nd Street (229 W. 42nd Street), with opening night for both plays set for Sunday, July 28, 2019. Single tickets and subscription packages are on sale now.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2019
Westport Country Playhouse will stage the gripping drama, "Skeleton Crew," written by 2018 MacArthur "Genius Grant" Fellow Dominique Morisseau and directed by LA Williams, from June 4 through June 22.
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2019
Cheek by Jowl reunites with the Moscow Pushkin Drama Theatre on Francis Beaumont's outrageous dark comedy, The Knight of the Burning Pestle, hilarious and terrifying in its relevance to our times. Following its Paris and Moscow premieres, the production comes to London for performances at the Barbican - where Cheek by Jowl is an Artistic Associate, from 5 to 8 June with a press performance on 5 June.
by Walter McBride - May 14, 2019
New Dramatists, Tony Honor recipient and the nation's premier playwright development laboratory, just honored three-time Tony Award winner, Nathan Lane, with its 2019 Distinguished Achievement Award at its 70th Annual Spring Luncheon Tribute at the New York Marriott Marquis.
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2019
No modern American director is better at making a play's iconic moments pop with fresh irreverence' (Chicago Tribune). Artistic DirectorÂ Robert FallsÂ reimaginesÂ The Winter's Tale-one of William Shakespeare's final and most wildly theatrical works-following his celebrated revivals ofÂ Measure for MeasureÂ (2013) andÂ King LearÂ (2006) at Goodman Theatre.Â
by Roy Berko - May 6, 2019
Though it seems like it will never be here, there will be summer and the Cleveland theater scene will heat up. Here's a list of some of the offerings that are being staged.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2019
The Old Globe today announced that theÂ West Coast premiereÂ ofÂ Laurel Ollstein'sÂ They Promised Her the MoonÂ has beenÂ extendedÂ by popular demand and will runÂ through May 12, 2019. TheÂ first of two shows in the 2018-2019 Season developed in the Globe'sÂ Powers New Voices Festival, it wowed Festival audiences with the story of the powerful forces that kept one woman from reaching orbit. Directed byÂ Giovanna SardelliÂ (the Globe'sÂ The Whipping ManÂ andÂ Somewhere),Â They Promised Her the MoonÂ runsÂ April 6 - May 12, 2019Â in theÂ Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre, part of the Conrad Prebys Theatre Center.Â Preview performances run April 6-10.Â
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2019
Blackfriars Repertory Theatre and the Storm Theatre presents a new production of Eugene O'Neill'sÂ Ah, Wilderness!,Â directed byÂ Peter DobbinsÂ (The Rainmaker), it was announced today.Â Performances began on January 25 for a run through February 17 in the Black Box Theater atÂ The Sheen Center for Thought & CultureÂ (18 Bleecker Street).Â Opening night is set for this Thursday, January 31 at 7:30pm.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2018
Orlando Shakes in partnership with UCF's production of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens and adapted by Jim Helsinger runs from November 28 - December 30, 2018. Tickets (starting at $30) are available now by phone (407) 447-1700 ext. 1, online at orlandoshakes.org, or in person at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center (812 East Rollins Street).
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2018
Vienna is corrupt. The Duke, who has let the city fall to vice, hands control to his Deputy, a hardline, puritan reformer.