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BWW Previews: A MONSTER OF SHOW, THE CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN'S CASTLE COMING to Carrollwood Players Theatre BWW Previews: A MONSTER OF SHOW, THE CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN'S CASTLE COMING to Carrollwood Players Theatre
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on October 20, 2017 in Tampa

A Monster of Show, The Curse of Frankenstein's Castle Coming to Carrollwood Players Theatre (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 10/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 10/20/2017
by BWW on October 20, 2017 in Tampa

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/20/2017 for Tampa (more...)
Creative Pinellas Announces Return Of Professional Artist Grant Creative Pinellas Announces Return Of Professional Artist Grant
by BWW News Desk on October 20, 2017 in Tampa

Creative Pinellas announces the return of their Professional Artist Grant, designed to support and sustain Pinellas County's creative community and to enhance the County as an arts and culture brand. (more...)
BWW Previews: New Tampa Players Bring THE ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL to University Area CDC BWW Previews: New Tampa Players Bring THE ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL to University Area CDC
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on October 20, 2017 in Tampa

It doesn't matter if you're from that generation or not, when you hear the theme song and the snap-snap, these ADDAMS FAMILY characters need little introduction. (more...)
BWW Previews: NUNSENSE IS WHAT THE NUNS DO WHEN NOT IN THE CONVENT at MAS Community Theatre BWW Previews: NUNSENSE IS WHAT THE NUNS DO WHEN NOT IN THE CONVENT at MAS Community Theatre
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on October 19, 2017 in Tampa

Opening October 19 in The Studio on the property of Carrollwood Cultural Center, get ready to see what the nuns do when not in the convent. Produced by MAS Community Theatre, NUNSENSE opens as the first show to the start a new studio series. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/20 - THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKY BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/20 - THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKY BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more!
by BWW Special on October 20, 2017 in Tampa

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 PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKT BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more! (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at THE THREEPENNY OPERA at Jobsite Theater Photo Flash: First Look at THE THREEPENNY OPERA at Jobsite Theater
by BWW News Desk on October 17, 2017 in Tampa

The Threepenny Opera, with music by Kurt Weill and book by Bertolt Brecht, runs tomorrow, October 18, through November 12, 2017, as part of Jobsite Theater's 2017-18 season - its 15th as resident theater company of the Straz Center in downtown Tampa. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)
BWW Review: NEW TAMPA PLAYERS OFFER A CELEBRATION OF COURAGE WITH PRODUCTION OF QUILT  at Catherine Hickman Theatre BWW Review: NEW TAMPA PLAYERS OFFER A CELEBRATION OF COURAGE WITH PRODUCTION OF QUILT at Catherine Hickman Theatre
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on October 12, 2017 in Tampa

NEW TAMPA PLAYERS OFFER A CELEBRATION OF COURAGE WITH PRODUCTION OF QUILT at Catherine Hickman Theatre (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More!
by BWW Special on October 13, 2017 in Tampa

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 ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! (more...)
Creative Time Raises Artist Jayson Musson's Pledges of Allegiance Flag Creative Time Raises Artist Jayson Musson's Pledges of Allegiance Flag
by BWW News Desk on October 12, 2017 in Tampa

Creative Time has just announced the hoisting of the fifth public artwork in the Pledges of Allegiance series, A Horror by artist Jayson Musson, which will be raised today, October 11. (more...)
West Coast Players Announce Third Production of Season TALLEY'S FOLLY West Coast Players Announce Third Production of Season TALLEY'S FOLLY
by BWW News Desk on October 11, 2017 in Tampa

West Coast Players will present Lanford Wilson's Talley's Folly opening November 3rd. (more...)
BWW Previews: ORIGINAL PRODUCTION ON BULLYING, GUN VIOLENCE AND AFTERMATH DEBUTING IN JANUARY at Straz Center For The Performing Arts' TECO Theatre BWW Previews: ORIGINAL PRODUCTION ON BULLYING, GUN VIOLENCE AND AFTERMATH DEBUTING IN JANUARY at Straz Center For The Performing Arts' TECO Theatre
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on October 11, 2017 in Tampa

RIGINAL PRODUCTION ON BULLYING, GUN VIOLENCE AND AFTERMATH DEBUTING IN JANUARY at Straz Center For The Performing Arts' TECO Theatre (more...)
iHeartRadio JINGLE BALL Tour Returns with Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and More iHeartRadio JINGLE BALL Tour Returns with Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and More
by BWW News Desk on October 10, 2017 in Tampa

iHeartMedia will celebrate the holiday season across the nation with its annual 'iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One the season's spectacular music event, which captures the music and holiday spirit of the iHeartRadio app with performances by this year's biggest recording artists. (more...)
BWW Previews: Poignant Musical Opens On 30th Anniversary Of Aids Memorial Quilt Creation At Catherine Hickman Theatre BWW Previews: Poignant Musical Opens On 30th Anniversary Of Aids Memorial Quilt Creation At Catherine Hickman Theatre
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley on October 10, 2017 in Tampa

Opening on the 30th anniversary of the NAMES Project's AIDS Memorial Quilt, New Tampa Players presents QUILT: A MUSICAL CELEBRATION on October 11-14. With book by Jim Morgan, Merle Hubbard and John Schak, music by Michael Stockler and lyrics by Jim Morgan, this is the story behind the NAMES Project's AIDS Memorial Quilt and the lives of the people remembered in the panels. (more...)
BWW Review: mad Theatre of Tampa's Production of DISASTER: THE MUSICAL at the Shimberg is a Blast! BWW Review: mad Theatre of Tampa's Production of DISASTER: THE MUSICAL at the Shimberg is a Blast!
by Peter Nason on October 08, 2017 in Tampa

What do you get when you merge 'The Poseidon Adventure' and schmaltzy pop songs from the 1970's? One hell of a good time! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More!
by BWW Special on October 06, 2017 in Tampa

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 HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! (more...)
Children of Rock to Hit the Road on SCHOOL OF ROCK National Tour; Dates Announced! Children of Rock to Hit the Road on SCHOOL OF ROCK National Tour; Dates Announced!
by BWW News Desk on September 30, 2017 in Tampa

Broadway legend Andrew Lloyd Webber has announced his high-octane Broadway and West End hit School of Rock - The Musical will launch a US National Tour in Rochester, NY, at RBTL's Auditorium Theatre in September 2017. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More!
by BWW Special on September 29, 2017 in Tampa

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 BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, A CHORUS LINE, and More! (more...)
The Broadway League Names 2017 National Education & Engagement Grant Recipients in WI, OH, CA, SD, FL and More The Broadway League Names 2017 National Education & Engagement Grant Recipients in WI, OH, CA, SD, FL and More
by BWW News Desk on September 28, 2017 in Tampa

The Broadway League has announced the recipients of its 22nd annual National Education and Engagement Grants. These grants support inspiring and inventive programs for a wide range of participants to experience and understand Broadway performances as a form of artistic expression and a powerful educational tool. (more...)
Carrollwood Players Announce CELEBRATE: A CWP Soiree Carrollwood Players Announce CELEBRATE: A CWP Soiree
by BWW News Desk on September 28, 2017 in Tampa

A fun-filled evening of celebration and looking back on Carrollwood Players' incredible 2016-2017 season is set for Friday, October 13, 2017 at The Epicenter Event Venue - 9430 Lazy Ln, Tampa, FL 33618 (just minutes from Carrollwood Players Theatre). (more...)
Neil Berg's 50 YEARS OF ROCK & ROLL Comes To Florida And Georgia Neil Berg's 50 YEARS OF ROCK & ROLL Comes To Florida And Georgia
by BWW News Desk on September 28, 2017 in Tampa

Neil Berg's 50 Years of Rock & Roll is coming to Florida and Georgia! (more...)
Creative Loafing to Celebrate 27th Annual Best of the Bay with Awards Party Creative Loafing to Celebrate 27th Annual Best of the Bay with Awards Party
by BWW News Desk on September 25, 2017 in Tampa

For the 27th consecutive year, Creative Loafing (CL) will celebrate the Tampa Bay area's best local businesses, people, and places during Best of the Bay (BOTB). (more...)
The Heather Wraps Successful Season with Akhtar's DISGRACED The Heather Wraps Successful Season with Akhtar's DISGRACED
by BWW News Desk on September 22, 2017 in Tampa

In less than a month from closing the hugely successful production of David Mamet's RACE, The Heather tackles Ayad Akhtar's Pulitzer Prize winning drama DISGRACED. (more...)
Inspired by First Woman Sent to Electric Chair, MACHINAL to Play TheatreUSF This Fall Inspired by First Woman Sent to Electric Chair, MACHINAL to Play TheatreUSF This Fall
by BWW News Desk on September 22, 2017 in Tampa

Inspired by the true story of the first woman ever sent to the electric chair, USF School of Theatre & Dance presents Machinal, running Sep 22- 23 & Sep 28 - 30 at 7:30 pm and Sep 24, 30, & Oct 1 at 3 pm. (more...)
Florida's Spanish Lyric Theatre Announces the Cast for THE FANTASTICKS Florida's Spanish Lyric Theatre Announces the Cast for THE FANTASTICKS
by BWW News Desk on September 22, 2017 in Tampa

Spanish Lyric Theatre/SLT Productions is proud to announce the cast of THE FANTASTICKS, directed by Aaron Washington, with music direction by Kevin M. Dorey. The cast features Craig Ruska (el Gallo), Kristen Walker (Luisa), Aaron Castle (Matt), Richard Prada (Hucklebee), Thomas Lech, Jr. (Bellomy), Ernie Rowland (Henry), Bob Stemm (Mortimer) and Lauren Clark Dykes (the Mute). (more...)