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JAG Productions Announces Fundraiser JAG Productions Announces Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk on September 23, 2017 in Vermont

Join the company for an evening of food, fashion & fun in collaboration with Revolution's Fall Fashion Show! Proceeds of the $75 per person tab help support events scheduled by JAG Productions for its 2017-2018 season! (more...)
Putney Craft Tour Artists Set for New Show at Latchis Gallery Putney Craft Tour Artists Set for New Show at Latchis Gallery
by BWW News Desk on September 22, 2017 in Vermont

Twelve Putney Craft Tour artists will participate in a special exhibition for the month of October at the Latchis Gallery in downtown Brattleboro. (more...)
Weston Playhouse Theatre Company to Host Grand Opening at Walker Farm Weston Playhouse Theatre Company to Host Grand Opening at Walker Farm
by BWW News Desk on September 23, 2017 in Vermont

Vermont's award-winning Weston Playhouse Theatre Company extends an open invitation to the grand opening of Weston Playhouse at Walker Farm, the company's new year-round second stage and community center, today, September 23. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More!
by BWW Special on September 22, 2017 in Vermont

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 HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Vermont - Week of 9/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Vermont - Week of 9/20/2017
by BWW on September 20, 2017 in Vermont

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/20/2017 for Vermont (more...)
Northern Stage to Open Season with First-Ever Repertory: A DOLL'S HOUSE and ROBERT FROST: THIS VERSE BUSINESS Northern Stage to Open Season with First-Ever Repertory: A DOLL'S HOUSE and ROBERT FROST: THIS VERSE BUSINESS
by BWW News Desk on September 20, 2017 in Vermont

Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House and Robert Frost: This Verse Business by A.M. Dolan play in repertory live on stage at the Barrette Center for the Arts in White River Junction, VT, September 20 October 29. (more...)
Northern Stage to Charter New $1.25 Million Program Northern Stage to Charter New $1.25 Million Program
by BWW News Desk on September 18, 2017 in Vermont

The Pussycat Foundation and Northern Stage announce an unprecedented new program to support women artistic directors in professional theaters across the United States. The BOLD Theater Women's Leadership Circle, funded by the Pussycat Foundation and led by Carol Dunne, Producing Artistic Director of Northern Stage, will provide $1.25 million in support for Northern Stage and four other theaters run by women artistic directors during the 2018-2019 season. Each theater will receive a $250,000 grant. The BOLD Circle's mission is to create a network of women artistic directors in professional theaters across the United States and empower them to address the issues preventing women from advancing in theater leadership. The BOLD Circle will offer major support of artistic initiatives focused on women artists and will create a formal mentorship program to train and prepare future women artistic directors to lead, to create, to innovate, and to deepen the impact of theater on American culture. (more...)
Waterbury Festival Playhouse Presents MOON OVER BUFFALO Waterbury Festival Playhouse Presents MOON OVER BUFFALO
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2017 in Vermont

The Waterbury Festival Playhouse, central Vermont's professional theater company, presents Moon Over Buffalo by Ken Ludwig. (more...)
Lively, Global Sensation WHITE RABBIT, RED RABBIT Comes to Town Hall Theater Lively, Global Sensation WHITE RABBIT, RED RABBIT Comes to Town Hall Theater
by BWW News Desk on September 14, 2017 in Vermont

An actor walks on stage and is handed a script in a sealed envelope. The actor (MacArthur Stine) has never seen the script. He opens the envelope, begins to read, and the play begins. No one in the room knows what it will be about, what the actor will be asked to do, or how it will end. He just has to finish reading the play. No matter what. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/15 - DREAMGIRLS, BOOK OF MORMON, And More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/15 - DREAMGIRLS, BOOK OF MORMON, And More!
by BWW Special on September 15, 2017 in Vermont

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 Dreamgirls, The Odd Couple, The Book of Mormon, and more! (more...)
Joe Iconis and Family First to Open the New Weston Playhouse at Walker Farm Joe Iconis and Family First to Open the New Weston Playhouse at Walker Farm
by BWW News Desk on September 14, 2017 in Vermont

Writer and rabble-rouser Joe Iconis brings his merry band of musical theatre punks back to Weston to open the new state-of-the-art Weston Playhouse at Walker Farm. Joe Iconis and Family will perform some of the hottest work in musical theatre in this new, versatile space during Vermont's peak foliage week! (more...)
Northern Stage to Open Season with First-Ever Repertory: A DOLL'S HOUSE and ROBERT FROST: THIS VERSE BUSINESS Northern Stage to Open Season with First-Ever Repertory: A DOLL'S HOUSE and ROBERT FROST: THIS VERSE BUSINESS
by BWW News Desk on September 13, 2017 in Vermont

Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House and Robert Frost: This Verse Business by A.M. Dolan play in repertory live on stage at the Barrette Center for the Arts in White River Junction, VT, September 20 October 29. (more...)
Dorset Theatre Festival Names Winners of 5th Annual Jean E. Miller Young Playwrights Competition Dorset Theatre Festival Names Winners of 5th Annual Jean E. Miller Young Playwrights Competition
by BWW News Desk on September 12, 2017 in Vermont

Dorset Theatre Festival provides opportunities for regional middle and high school students to learn about playwriting and create a play of their own through its annual Jean E. Miller Young Playwrights Competition. A public reading of this year's winning works will be held on Friday, September 29 at 7 pm. (more...)
Weston Playhouse Theatre Company to Host Grand Opening at Walker Farm Weston Playhouse Theatre Company to Host Grand Opening at Walker Farm
by BWW News Desk on September 11, 2017 in Vermont

Vermont's award-winning Weston Playhouse Theatre Company extends an open invitation to the grand opening of Weston Playhouse at Walker Farm, the company's new year-round second stage and community center, on Saturday, September 23. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/8 - FOLLIES, GYPSY, GHOST, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/8 - FOLLIES, GYPSY, GHOST, and More!
by BWW Special on September 08, 2017 in Vermont

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 FOLLIES, GYPSY, GHOST, and More! (more...)
Northern Stage Producing Artistic Director Receives Genius Grant Northern Stage Producing Artistic Director Receives Genius Grant
by BWW News Desk on September 05, 2017 in Vermont

The Pussycat Foundation, established in the spirit of Cosmopolitan Magazine editor Helen Gurley Brown, has awarded Northern Stage's Producing Artistic Director Carol Dunne a Genius Grant of $250,000 for her achievements in theater arts, recognizing her as a pioneering artist and artistic director. The Pussycat Foundation awards Genius Grants to individuals who dedicate their lives to transformative work with bold leadership and vision. The dollars awarded to Carol are split evenly between Northern Stage and the New London Barn Playhouse, which Carol led from 2008-2014. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/1 - MY FAIR LADY, PIPPIN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/1 - MY FAIR LADY, PIPPIN, and More!
by BWW Special on September 01, 2017 in Vermont

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 My Fair Lady, Pippin, and More! (more...)
QNEK Productions Presents NUNSENSE this September QNEK Productions Presents NUNSENSE this September
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2017 in Vermont

QNEK Productions, award winning resident theatre company at the Haskell Opera House, is proud to finish their final season with a production of their signature show, Dan Goggin's Nunsense. Near and dear to many in the area, this show is sure to bring on the laughs and will certainly be 'Habit Forming!' Lynn Leimer reprises her role as Mother Superior, a star turn that has long delighted audiences, as she hangs up the habit and retires her company after 25 years. A local legend in her own right, Leimer is grateful for all of the support QNEK has received over the last two decades and looks forward to sharing this show that has meant so much to her and the community one more time. (more...)
MARJORIE PRIME Gets Reading as Part of MAW's 'Cutting Edge' Series MARJORIE PRIME Gets Reading as Part of MAW's 'Cutting Edge' Series
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2017 in Vermont

Middlebury Actors Workshop will present Marjorie Prime by Jordan Harrison, first up in 'The Cutting Edge,' an Off-Broadway play reading series, on Sunday, September 10 at 4pm in the Town Hall Theater Byers Studio. (more...)
Grace Potter's Grand Point North Festival in Vermont Announces Set Times Grace Potter's Grand Point North Festival in Vermont Announces Set Times
by BWW News Desk on August 30, 2017 in Vermont

Grand Point North, the music festival presented by Grace Potter and Higher Ground at Burlington's Waterfront Park on September 16 and 17, released set times for the festival today.  (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/25 - HAMILTON, HEDWIG, SISTER ACT and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/25 - HAMILTON, HEDWIG, SISTER ACT and More!
by BWW Special on August 25, 2017 in Vermont

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 HAMILTON, SISTER ACT, HEDWIG and More! (more...)
Dorset Theatre Festival's Women Artists Writing Group to Host 2nd Annual Retreat Dorset Theatre Festival's Women Artists Writing Group to Host 2nd Annual Retreat
by BWW News Desk on August 22, 2017 in Vermont

Dorset Theatre Festival is committed to cultivating female voices onstage through its Women Artists Writing (WAW) Group, helmed by actors Heidi Armbruster and Mary Bacon.  (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Vermont - Week of 8/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Vermont - Week of 8/20/2017
by BWW on August 20, 2017 in Vermont

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/20/2017 for Vermont (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 20 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 20
by Audition Roundup on August 20, 2017 in Vermont

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 20, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Flynn Center for the Performing Arts Announces 2017-18 School Programs for Teachers Flynn Center for the Performing Arts Announces 2017-18 School Programs for Teachers
by BWW News Desk on August 18, 2017 in Vermont

Flynn Center for the Performing Arts has announced the 2017-18 School Programs for Teachers line up! (more...)