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Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 17 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 17
by Audition Roundup on June 17, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 17, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Conejo Players Theatre Celebrates 60 Years With SHINE! Gala Conejo Players Theatre Celebrates 60 Years With SHINE! Gala
by BWW News Desk on June 16, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

One of the longest-running non-profit community theatres in Southern California is currently preparing THE event of the season -- SHINE! Celebrating 60 Years of Conejo Players Theatre. (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 Thousand Oaks

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...)
Open Position: Digital Marketing / Junior Sales Associate Open Position: Digital Marketing / Junior Sales Associate
by BWW News Desk on June 13, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

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...)
CONSTELLATIONS Opens At Santa Paula Theater Center CONSTELLATIONS Opens At Santa Paula Theater Center
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

???????The Santa Paula Theater Center will present Nick Payne's time-bending  CONSTELLATIONS from June 22 through July 29 on its Main Stage at 125. South 7th Street, in historic downtown Santa Paula. Performances are Fridays & Saturdays at 8 pm and Sunday matinees at 4 pm. Tickets are $24.00 for adults, Seniors/Students $22.00. Reservations may be made online at www.santapaulatheatercenter.org or by calling our Box Office at 805.525.4645 (more...)
BWW Interview: Paul Panico, Erik Sternad, Joelle Vessels of NEXT TO NORMAL at Panic! Productions BWW Interview: Paul Panico, Erik Sternad, Joelle Vessels of NEXT TO NORMAL at Panic! Productions
by Cary Ginell on June 12, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

An interview with mental health professionals Erik Sternad and Joelle Vessels of Interface Children & Family Services and Panic! Productions co-executive director Paul Panico about the mental illness displayed in its recent production of 'Next to Normal.' (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 10 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 10
by Audition Roundup on June 10, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 10, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Conejo Players Theatre to Present ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST Conejo Players Theatre to Present ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST
by BWW News Desk on June 09, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

Continuing their historic 60th Anniversary Season in 2018, Conejo Players Theatre proudly presents One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, opening Friday, May 18, at the theatre in Thousand Oaks. (more...)
The 'West of Broadway' Podcast Chats with THE COLOR PURPLE's Gabrielle Reid and Clyde Voce The 'West of Broadway' Podcast Chats with THE COLOR PURPLE's Gabrielle Reid and Clyde Voce
by West of Broadway on June 06, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

In this episode of West of Broadway will and Lara are at the Pantages theater celebrating the opening night of the Color Purple National Tour. Listen to Will and Lara discuss their excitement before they enter the theater and their recaps of the first and second acts.  You'll also get to hear Will talk backstage with two of the performers from the production. Gabrielle Reid and Clyde Voce discuss what it's like to tour with this remarkable production and the timeless message that seems more relevant today than ever before.  (more...)
Civic Arts Plaza Announces Shows For 2018-2019 Season Civic Arts Plaza Announces Shows For 2018-2019 Season
by BWW News Desk on June 04, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

???????The Civic Arts Plaza (CAP) is proud to announce the current line-up for the 2018-2019 season. (more...)
BWW Review: VIOLET at Actors Co-Op BWW Review: VIOLET at Actors Co-Op
by Cary Ginell on June 01, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

Claire Adams stars as a young North Carolina woman seeking a miracle - to heal her disfigured face caused by a farm accident from when she was young. Embarking on a Greyhound bus bound for Tulsa just after the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was implemented, Violet deals with race, guilt, and shame in her quest to get an Oklahoma faith healer to make her inner and outer scars vanish. (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 Thousand Oaks

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...)
5-Star Theatricals Appoints Patrick Cassidy New Artistic Director 5-Star Theatricals Appoints Patrick Cassidy New Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk on May 31, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

5-STAR THEATRICALS (formerly Cabrillo Music Theatre) Board of Directors announced today that Patrick Cassidy will assume the responsibilities of Artistic Director for the critically acclaimed, award-winning organization effective immediately. Will North has resigned his position as managing director to pursue other creative opportunities. Comments 5-Star Theatricals Board Chair Bart Leininger, "On behalf of the Board of Directors, we are so excited to welcome Patrick Cassidy in his new role as Artistic Director after serving on our Executive Advisory Board for many years. Patrick brings a wealth of Broadway talent and experience to Thousand Oaks' own resident theater company. We would also like to thank Will for his many contributions to 5-Star Theatricals and we all wish him nothing but the best in his future creative endeavors." (more...)
Conejo Players Theatre Celebrates Historic 60th Anniversary with SHINE! Gala Conejo Players Theatre Celebrates Historic 60th Anniversary with SHINE! Gala
by BWW News Desk on May 26, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

One of the longest-running non-profit community theatres in Southern California is currently preparing THE event of the season -- SHINE! Celebrating 60 Years of Conejo Players Theatre. (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 Thousand Oaks

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...)
PLAYZAPALOOZA One Act Festival Announced for Santa Paula PLAYZAPALOOZA One Act Festival Announced for Santa Paula
by BWW News Desk on May 22, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

Backstage at SPTC (Santa Paula Theater Center) announces its ninth annual production of original one act plays:  PLAYZAPALOOZA! 2018. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Thousand Oaks - Week of 5/20/2018 Now Playing Onstage in Thousand Oaks - Week of 5/20/2018
by BWW on May 20, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/20/2018 for Thousand Oaks (more...)
Conejo Players Theatre to Present ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST Conejo Players Theatre to Present ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST
by BWW News Desk on May 17, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

Continuing their historic 60th Anniversary Season in 2018, Conejo Players Theatre proudly presents One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, opening Friday, May 18, at the theatre in Thousand Oaks. (more...)
Conejo Players Theatre Celebrates 60 Years With SHINE! Gala Conejo Players Theatre Celebrates 60 Years With SHINE! Gala
by BWW News Desk on May 17, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

One of the longest-running non-profit community theatres in Southern California is currently preparing THE event of the season -- SHINE! Celebrating 60 Years of Conejo Players Theatre. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/18 - A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/18 - A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More!
by BWW Special on May 18, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

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, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More! (more...)
Backstage@santa Paula Theater Center Presents NICKIE CASIANO KNOWS WHAT'S UP...AND IT AIN'T ALL THAT Backstage@santa Paula Theater Center Presents NICKIE CASIANO KNOWS WHAT'S UP...AND IT AIN'T ALL THAT
by BWW News Desk on May 15, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

The Santa Paula Theater Center, located at 125 So. 7th St. in downtown Santa Paula presents in conjunction with VerB (Ventura Writers' Block) a staged-reading of the full-length play, NICKIE CASIANO KNOWS WHAT'S UP...AND IT AIN'T ALL THAT by Elixeo Flores. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/11 - TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/11 - TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More!
by BWW Special on May 11, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

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 TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/4 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, RAGTIME, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/4 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, RAGTIME, and More!
by BWW Special on May 04, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

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 JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, RAGTIME, and More! (more...)
BWW Review: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME Highlights The Message Of True Spirit & Inner Beauty Through Movement And Song at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza BWW Review: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME Highlights The Message Of True Spirit & Inner Beauty Through Movement And Song at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
by Valerie-Jean Miller on April 28, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

Dance serves a major purpose in musical productions. It enhances the script, it visually confirms what is being said and adds a physical energy that elevates the intent and solidifies who the characters are. This production of THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME, A NEW MUSICAL, which is produced by 5-Star Theatricals, based on the Victor Hugo novel, with songs from the Disney film, by the unbeatable team of Alan Menken (Music) and Stephen Schwartz (Lyrics), plays now through April 29th, at the beautiful Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. (more...)
BWW Interview: Mazie Rudolph & Fred Helsel of NEXT TO NORMAL at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center BWW Interview: Mazie Rudolph & Fred Helsel of NEXT TO NORMAL at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center
by Cary Ginell on April 30, 2018 in Thousand Oaks

Mazie Rudolph knows where Diana Goodman is coming from in Tom Kitt & Brian Yorkey's Pulitzer Prize Winning musical 'Next to Normal.' In this revealing interview, Rudolph and director Fred Helsel talk about mental illness and Mazie's own journey into rediscovering her own traumas from the past. (more...)