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Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 24 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 24
by Audition Roundup on June 24, 2018 in St. Petersburg

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 24, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Previews: DANCERS BATTLE FOR RECOGNITION at University Area Community Center BWW Previews: DANCERS BATTLE FOR RECOGNITION at University Area Community Center
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on June 22, 2018 in St. Petersburg

DANCERS BATTLE FOR RECOGNITION at University Area Community Center (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More!
by BWW Special on June 22, 2018 in St. Petersburg

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 IN THE HEIGHTS, HUNCHBACK, GUYS AND DOLLS and More! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in St. Petersburg - Week of 6/20/2018 Now Playing Onstage in St. Petersburg - Week of 6/20/2018
by BWW on June 20, 2018 in St. Petersburg

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/20/2018 for St. Petersburg (more...)
BWW Review: CPPAC's Summer Theatre Camp's Bouncy Production of Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL BWW Review: CPPAC's Summer Theatre Camp's Bouncy Production of Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL
by Peter Nason on June 19, 2018 in St. Petersburg

It's an energetic good time featuring some of our area's finest young talent. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 17 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 17
by Audition Roundup on June 17, 2018 in St. Petersburg

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 17, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More!
by BWW Special on June 15, 2018 in St. Petersburg

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 A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
BWW Previews: THE WIZARD OF OZ LANDS IN  Straz Center For The Performing Art's TECO Theater BWW Previews: THE WIZARD OF OZ LANDS IN Straz Center For The Performing Art's TECO Theater
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on June 13, 2018 in St. Petersburg

Sometimes it's good to be bad. Fourteen-year-old high school freshman Tess Lowke is learning this during two and half weeks of intensive summer camp daily rehearsals 9am-4pm for the beloved classic Wizard of Oz, coming to the Straz Center for the Performing Art's TECO Theater on June 14-17. (more...)
Open Position: Digital Marketing / Junior Sales Associate Open Position: Digital Marketing / Junior Sales Associate
by BWW News Desk on June 13, 2018 in St. Petersburg

Want to join the BroadwayWorld.com team for a great, full-time opportunity? We're seeking an eager and ambitious individual to cooperate with the site's sales and marketing team on a variety of special projects. (more...)
BWW Review: Noel Coward's BLITHE SPIRIT at Stageworks Is To Die For BWW Review: Noel Coward's BLITHE SPIRIT at Stageworks Is To Die For
by Peter Nason on June 11, 2018 in St. Petersburg

A great cast, along with Coward's brilliant dialogue, make for a ghostly good time! (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 10 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 10
by Audition Roundup on June 10, 2018 in St. Petersburg

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 10, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BAD JEWS Comes to Florida BAD JEWS Comes to Florida
by BWW News Desk on June 07, 2018 in St. Petersburg

The night after their grandfather's funeral, three cousins engage in a verbal (and sometimes physical) battle. In one corner is Daphna Feygenbaum, a 'Real Jew' who is volatile, self-assured, and unbending. In the other corner is her equally stubborn cousin Liam, a secular and entitled young man, with his 'shiksa' girlfriend, Melody, in tow. Stuck in the middle is Liam's brother, Jonah, who tries to stay out of the fray. When Liam stakes claim to their grandfather's Chai necklace, a vicious and hilarious brawl over family, faith, and legacy ensues in this biting comedy. (more...)
BWW Review: Andrea Lepcio's STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR at American Stage - Is It a Love Story or a Thriller? BWW Review: Andrea Lepcio's STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR at American Stage - Is It a Love Story or a Thriller?
by Peter Nason on June 04, 2018 in St. Petersburg

It's quite entertaining with a stellar cast, but does it work overall? (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 3 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 3
by Audition Roundup on June 03, 2018 in St. Petersburg

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 3, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Previews: HOSTED BY BROADWAY'S SPIDERMAN, THE BROADWAY STAR OF THE FUTURE AWARDS SHOWCASE IS  at Straz Center For The Performing Arts BWW Previews: HOSTED BY BROADWAY'S SPIDERMAN, THE BROADWAY STAR OF THE FUTURE AWARDS SHOWCASE IS at Straz Center For The Performing Arts
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on June 01, 2018 in St. Petersburg

For this year's showcase on June 3, 25 schools and 42 high school performers are nominated. Among the nomination categories are Outstanding Musical, Outstanding Actor, Outstanding Actress, Outstanding Supporting Performer, Outstanding Director, Outstanding Musical Director, Outstanding Choreographer, Outstanding Orchestra, Outstanding Technical Achievement and additional special acknowledgement awards. Winners in the Best Actor and Actress category are performing in the Broadway Star of the Future Award Showcase at the Straz Center this Sunday in Ferguson Hall. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/31 - A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/31 - A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More!
by BWW Special on June 01, 2018 in St. Petersburg

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 A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
BWW Previews: MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL - IT'S GETTING HOT at Straz Center For The Performing Arts BWW Previews: MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL - IT'S GETTING HOT at Straz Center For The Performing Arts
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on May 31, 2018 in St. Petersburg

Hot flashes, mood swings, weight gain - oh my. You can either cry or laugh about it, and Cindy Williams, internationally beloved TV, stage and screen icon is hoping you will choose the latter. Returning to the Straz Center for the Performing Arts on June 27, GFour Productions' Menopause the Musical brings Cindy to the stage as herself to help tell the tale every woman will eventually succumb to - "The Change." (more...)
Cast Announced For FreeFall's THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS THE MUSICAL Cast Announced For FreeFall's THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk on May 29, 2018 in St. Petersburg

???????What happens when you put four musical theatre actors together and have them tell the same classic melodrama (I can't pay the rent!!) as scored by musical theatre heavyweights Jerry Herman, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Stephen Sondheim, Kander & Ebb and Rodgers & Hammerstein? You get the hilarious musical comedy spoof, THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS THE MUSICAL!! (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 27 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 27
by Audition Roundup on May 27, 2018 in St. Petersburg

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 27, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Review: ENJOY A FUN, “SPIRITED” PRODUCTION  at Early Bird Dinner Theater BWW Review: ENJOY A FUN, “SPIRITED” PRODUCTION at Early Bird Dinner Theater
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on May 29, 2018 in St. Petersburg

Three escapees from an unforgiving hot yoga class, also coined as 'Lucifer's sweatshop,' find themselves becoming unlikely friends in Jones, Hope and Wooten's The Savannah Sipping Society at Early Bird Dinner Theatre. Later joined by a new fourth initially-a-frenemy, the four ladies, transplants to Savannah, share laughter, heartache, fun adventures, and multiple libations and way too much fromage. (more...)
BWW Review: HAT TRICK THEATRE PRESENTS AN EXISTENTIAL EXPERIENCE  at Murray Theatre At Ruth Eckerd Hall BWW Review: HAT TRICK THEATRE PRESENTS AN EXISTENTIAL EXPERIENCE at Murray Theatre At Ruth Eckerd Hall
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on May 25, 2018 in St. Petersburg

The premise of Waiting for Godot was simple. Two bums in a desolate landscape. A tree. Odd visitors. The lack of an over-dressed stage, sans an incredible screen for setting sun and luminous moon, made all eyes affixed to the talented actors. (more...)
American Stage Presents STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR American Stage Presents STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR
by BWW News Desk on May 25, 2018 in St. Petersburg

American Stage continues its 2017-18 Season 'WE THE PEOPLE' with STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR written by Andrea Lepcio and directed by Jim Sorensen (directorial debut in St. Petersburg). This Florida premiere is the first play discovered through American Stage's 21st Century Voices: New Play Festival. STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR will have 5 cast members featuring Jordan Mann, Joe Joseph*, Chris Jackson, Mari Vial-Golden*, and Angela Bond*. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/25 - SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, CABARET, ON YOUR FEET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/25 - SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, CABARET, ON YOUR FEET, and More!
by BWW Special on May 25, 2018 in St. Petersburg

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 SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, CABARET, ON YOUR FEET, and More! (more...)
American Stage Presents STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR American Stage Presents STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR
by BWW News Desk on May 23, 2018 in St. Petersburg

American Stage continues its 2017-18 Season 'WE THE PEOPLE' with STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR written by Andrea Lepcio and directed by Jim Sorensen (directorial debut in St. Petersburg). This Florida premiere is the first play discovered through American Stage's 21st Century Voices: New Play Festival. STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR will have 5 cast members featuring Jordan Mann, Joe Joseph*, Chris Jackson, Mari Vial-Golden*, and Angela Bond*. (more...)
BWW Previews: WOMEN TELL STORY OF THE GREAT WAR  at Carrollwood Players Theatre BWW Previews: WOMEN TELL STORY OF THE GREAT WAR at Carrollwood Players Theatre
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on May 22, 2018 in St. Petersburg

More than 100 years later, World War 1 still brings the emotion of a proud and patriotic nation who sent her young sons across the globe to defend freedom and protect liberty for the entire world. Coming to The CWP Black Box on May 25-27 is The Great War - A WWI Musical Revue. (more...)