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Christmas Cheer Comes To Trustus Theatre This December! Christmas Cheer Comes To Trustus Theatre This December!
by BWW News Desk on November 21, 2017 in South Carolina

Trustus Theatre is producing three world premiere shows on their Main Stage this season, and the first of these exciting productions is finally here: A Christmas Miracle at the Richland Fashion Mall. This show by Columbians and for Columbians opens on the Trustus Theatre's Thigpen Main Stage on Friday, December 1 and runs through Saturday, December 16, 2017. Shows run Wednesday through Sunday for three packed weeks. Tickets may be purchased at www.trustus.org, or by calling the Trustus Box Office at 803-254-9732. (more...)
Robert Hartwell Launches 2018 Tour of The Broadway Collective Master Class Robert Hartwell Launches 2018 Tour of The Broadway Collective Master Class
by BWW News Desk on November 21, 2017 in South Carolina

Broadway veteran and Original Broadway Cast member of the Tony Award-winning revival of Hello, Dolly!, Robert Hartwell launches the 3rd season of The Broadway Collective a traveling, multi-disciplinary musical theatre master class. (more...)
UofSC Theatre to Present SILENT SKY and 10X3 for CPE Fall Rep UofSC Theatre to Present SILENT SKY and 10X3 for CPE Fall Rep
by BWW News Desk on November 20, 2017 in South Carolina

The University of SC Department of Theatre and Dance is presenting two theatre productions over a span of four days at the Center for Performance Experiment. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in South Carolina - Week of 11/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in South Carolina - Week of 11/20/2017
by BWW on November 20, 2017 in South Carolina

Upcoming Shows - Week of 11/20/2017 for South Carolina (more...)
Centre Stage to Present CHRISTMAS CABARET This December Centre Stage to Present CHRISTMAS CABARET This December
by BWW News Desk on November 17, 2017 in South Carolina

Get ready to be filled with the Christmas Spirit! Join Centre Stage for a night of classic Seasonal favorites performed by Greenville's top vocal talent! Our Christmas cabaret will bring you all the Holiday classics from iconic artists such as The Carpenters, Bing Crosby, The Eagles, Whitney Houston, Brenda Lee and many more! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/17 - MARGARITAVILLE, LES MIS, WAITRESS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/17 - MARGARITAVILLE, LES MIS, WAITRESS and More!
by BWW Special on November 17, 2017 in South Carolina

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and more! (more...)
Five Out of Seven GLT Actors Will Work Triple Time This December Five Out of Seven GLT Actors Will Work Triple Time This December
by BWW News Desk on November 15, 2017 in South Carolina

Greenville Little Theatre's (GLT) latest MainStage production, Sherlock Holmes and the Christmas Goose, features five actors who have tripled up and are performing in all three of GLT's December shows. (more...)
USC Dance Company to Take the Koger Center Stage for Fall Concert USC Dance Company to Take the Koger Center Stage for Fall Concert
by BWW News Desk on November 16, 2017 in South Carolina

A full spectrum of dance styles, from neoclassical ballet to cutting-edge contemporary choreography, will be on display as the USC Dance Company presents its Fall Concert, November 16-17 at the Koger Center for the Arts. (more...)
Steve Martin and Martin Short Come To Peace Center in February Steve Martin and Martin Short Come To Peace Center in February
by BWW News Desk on November 14, 2017 in South Carolina

Audiences can expect an evening of nonstop laughs on Friday, Feb. 23, and Saturday, Feb. 24, when Steve Martin and Martin Short bring An Evening You Will Forget For The Rest Of Your Life to the Peace Center. Martin and Short will be joined by the Grammy Award-winning bluegrass band The Steep Canyon Rangers and renowned jazz pianist and Jimmy Kimmel Live band member Jeff Babko. Both evenings will be filmed for an upcoming comedy special. (more...)
Centre Stage presents HAPPY CHRISTMAS SHIRLEY Centre Stage presents HAPPY CHRISTMAS SHIRLEY
by BWW News Desk on November 10, 2017 in South Carolina

It's Christmas Eve and the outside of Shirley's house looks like the Blackpool Illuminations. Inside, everything is ready and Shirley is determined to have the perfect Christmas day. But will she be able to keep a lid on family feuds? Will grumpy Nan go too far this year? Will heavily pregnant daughter Donna give birth? And how on earth will Shirley react when her other daughter tells her she has invited a lonely old man to share their Christmas dinner? (more...)
BWW Previews: MIDLANDS THEATRE DIGEST in Columbia, SC BWW Previews: MIDLANDS THEATRE DIGEST in Columbia, SC
by Patrick Michael Kelly on November 09, 2017 in South Carolina

It's a hard-hitting theatre weekend with short runs of SPEECH AND DEBATE at Theatre South Carolina and ANNIE JR. at Town Theatre, closing time for EVIL DEAD at Trustus Theatre, and a special encore presentation of SECRETS IN PLAIN SIGHT at WOW! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/10 - BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/10 - BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and More!
by BWW Special on November 10, 2017 in South Carolina

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and more! (more...)
BWW Interview: John Mauceri Conducting His Life Anywhere He Wants To Be BWW Interview: John Mauceri Conducting His Life Anywhere He Wants To Be
by Gil Kaan on November 09, 2017 in South Carolina

Conductor extraordinaire John Mauceri, at 72 years young, has the memory of a straight-A college kid vividly recalling detailed facts of incidents long ago right off the top of his head. The go-to expert on all subjects Leonard Bernstein, John will be conducting BERNSTEIN ON STAGE at the Valley Performing Arts Center (The Soraya) November 17, 2017. John most graciously chatted on the phone with me for an hour from his New York home after just returning from Mexico. (more...)
Evergreen Bellamy Brothers Hit 'Let Your Love Flow' Featured in Tom Cruise Film Evergreen Bellamy Brothers Hit 'Let Your Love Flow' Featured in Tom Cruise Film
by BWW News Desk on November 07, 2017 in South Carolina

The evergreen Bellamy Brothers hit song, 'Let Your Love Flow,' written by Larry Wilson, was featured in AMERICAN MADE, a major release from Universal Pictures this year, with the duo taking their eponymously titled tour to Africa later this month. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/02 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/02 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More!
by BWW Special on November 03, 2017 in South Carolina

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More! (more...)
BWW Previews: MIDLANDS THEATRE DIGEST in Columbia, SC BWW Previews: MIDLANDS THEATRE DIGEST in Columbia, SC
by Patrick Michael Kelly on November 02, 2017 in South Carolina

TOP GIRLS and SLEEPY HOLLOW take their final bows, while the EVIL DEAD keep walking! (more...)
BWW Review: All These Years Later, LES MISERABLES - Now Playing at the Peace Center - Continues to Impress BWW Review: All These Years Later, LES MISERABLES - Now Playing at the Peace Center - Continues to Impress
by Neil Shurley on November 01, 2017 in South Carolina

This new touring production of the 2014 Broadway revival is a stunning, cinematic reinvention of the classic, filled with gorgeous visuals and breathtaking vocals. (more...)
'STANDING ON CEREMONY' and More Set for Proud Mary Theatre Company's 2017-18 Season 'STANDING ON CEREMONY' and More Set for Proud Mary Theatre Company's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk on November 01, 2017 in South Carolina

The Proud Mary Theatre Company, South Carolina's first and only theatre group devoted to LGBTQ+ Stories & Voices, has announced its second fundraiser, a presentation of STANDING ON CEREMONY: THE GAY MARRIAGE PLAYS, THE LEBANESE EDITION with an all-female cast and plays by lesbian playwrights. AND A SPECIAL PREVIEW OF 5 LESBIANS EATING A QUICHE! (more...)
Blake Shelton Announces Greenville Tour Date Blake Shelton Announces Greenville Tour Date
by BWW News Desk on October 30, 2017 in South Carolina

Country superstar Blake Shelton kicked this year off by Doing It To Country Songs, and he will jump into 2018 with his fellow Country Music Freaks on his just announced headlining tour. Shelton will hit the road alongside Brett Eldredge, Carly Pearce and very special guest Trace Adkins and will play Bon Secours Wellness Arena on March 9. (more...)
BWW Interview: Jillian Butler - Cosette in LES MISERABLES at the Peace Center BWW Interview: Jillian Butler - Cosette in LES MISERABLES at the Peace Center
by Neil Shurley on October 28, 2017 in South Carolina

'It's just nice to be able to give the audience a little bit of light.' (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/27 - BRIGHT STAR, RAGTIME, FUN HOME, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/27 - BRIGHT STAR, RAGTIME, FUN HOME, and More!
by BWW Special on October 27, 2017 in South Carolina

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BRIGHT STAR, RAGTIME, FUN HOME, and More! (more...)
BWW Previews: MIDLANDS THEATRE DIGEST in Columbia, SC BWW Previews: MIDLANDS THEATRE DIGEST in Columbia, SC
by Patrick Michael Kelly on October 26, 2017 in South Carolina

Theatre South Carolina premieres TOP GIRLS while Trustus Theatre brings back the EVIL DEAD! (more...)
A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL's 2017 National Tour Finds its Ralphies; Cast, Dates Set! A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL's 2017 National Tour Finds its Ralphies; Cast, Dates Set!
by BWW News Desk on October 23, 2017 in South Carolina

For a fourth Christmas season, Big League Productions Inc. will tour their lavish production of A Christmas Story, The Musical to twelve cities opening in Worcester, MA on November 9, 2017, with engagements to follow in Elmira, NY, Scranton, PA, Newport News, VA, Hartford, CT, Indianapolis, IN, Cincinnati, OH, Rochester, NY, Columbia, SC, Charleston, SC, Jackson, MS, and Austin, TX. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 22 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 22
by Audition Roundup on October 22, 2017 in South Carolina

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 22, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
South Carolina's First Gay Theatre, the Proud Mary Theatre Company, Debuts with I AM MY OWN WIFE South Carolina's First Gay Theatre, the Proud Mary Theatre Company, Debuts with I AM MY OWN WIFE
by BWW News Desk on October 20, 2017 in South Carolina

The Proud Mary Theatre Company, South Carolina's first and only theatre group devoted exclusively to LGBTQ+ Stories and Voices, is proud to announce its first MainStage show, I Am My Own Wife by Doug Wright, on Nov.1-11 in Spartanburg and Greenville. (more...)