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Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 17 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 17
by Audition Roundup on December 17, 2017 in Washington, DC

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 17, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 17 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 17
by Audition Roundup on December 17, 2017 in Washington, DC

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 17, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Review: Brave and Memorable SOLDIER POET at Theatre Prometheus BWW Review: Brave and Memorable SOLDIER POET at Theatre Prometheus
by Pamela Roberts on December 16, 2017 in Washington, DC

Theatre Prometheus' world premiere, SOLDIER POET, is a compelling work, richly rendered. In an intimate theater space with fresh and compelling actors, a persuasive script, and inspired scenic design, SOLDIER POET aptly and successfully reminds us of our shared responsibilities and human connections. (more...)
Fairfax Symphony Orchestra and The Fairfax Ballet Join Forces for THE NUTCRACKER Fairfax Symphony Orchestra and The Fairfax Ballet Join Forces for THE NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk on December 16, 2017 in Washington, DC

On Today, December 16 at 4pm at George Mason University Center for the Arts, two, premier, Fairfax County arts institutions - the Fairfax Symphony Orchestra (FSO) and The Fairfax Ballet - come together to present the holiday masterpiece, The Nutcracker. (more...)
Mosaic Theater Company to Present QUEENS GIRL IN AFRICA as Part of Women's Voices Theater Festival Mosaic Theater Company to Present QUEENS GIRL IN AFRICA as Part of Women's Voices Theater Festival
by BWW News Desk on December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC

The fifth production of Mosaic Theater Company's third season will be Queens Girl in Africa, written by DC playwright Caleen Sinnette Jennings, staged by up-and- coming director Paige Hernandez, and starring Helen Hayes Award winner Erika Rose. (more...)
Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Washington DC Awards; Just Two Weeks Left! Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Washington DC Awards; Just Two Weeks Left!
by BWW News Desk on December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)
Registration Open for Camp Arena Stage and Arena Stage Academy Registration Open for Camp Arena Stage and Arena Stage Academy
by BWW News Desk on December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC

Registration is now open for Camp Arena Stage and the Arena Stage Academy's Musical Theater Training Company summer programs. (more...)
American Pops to Present AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS in Concert American Pops to Present AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS in Concert
by BWW News Desk on December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC

Maestro Luke Frazier and The American Pops Orchestra - Washington, DC's innovative hometown orchestra - will continue their star-studded third season with Around the World in 80 Days, the world premiere of a new family-oriented musical written by Claybourne Elder ('Gossip Girl,' Broadway's Sunday in the Park...) and directed by Kelly Crandall d'Amboise. (more...)
BWW Review: A HOLIDAY POPS!  at Kennedy Center BWW Review: A HOLIDAY POPS! at Kennedy Center
by Elliot Lanes on December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC

As the holidays kick into, high gear there is no better way to spend the season than with an evening of holiday music played by the National Symphony Orchestra (NSO) conducted by Maestro Steven Reineke. (more...)
Naked Girls Reading presents A VERY NAKED HOLIDAY Naked Girls Reading presents A VERY NAKED HOLIDAY
by BWW News Desk on December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC

The holiday season is no reason to turn into a Scrooge. Join us for Naked Girls Readings Presents: A Very Naked Holiday and you'll be filled with so much holiday cheer your wee heart will grow three sizes this year. Already a Suzy Snowflake? Then you won't want to miss this North Pole Express filled with heart, wit and just enough sass, to make anyone's belly shake with Naked Girl class. It's become our Holiday tradition; make it yours too! (more...)
PORTRAITS OF THE WORLD: SWITZERLAND Set for Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery PORTRAITS OF THE WORLD: SWITZERLAND Set for Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery
by BWW News Desk on December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC

'Portraits of the World: Switzerland' is the inaugural exhibition in a series that will highlight the global context of American Portraiture. (more...)
Lea DeLaria, Rumer Willis and More Join American Pops for Holiday Concert Tonight Lea DeLaria, Rumer Willis and More Join American Pops for Holiday Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk on December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC

Maestro LUKE FRAZIER and THE AMERICAN POPS ORCHESTRA - Washington, DC's innovative hometown orchestra - will present a special holiday concert not to be missed, with special guest stars Rumer Willis ('Dancing with the Stars,' Broadway's Chicago), Lea DeLaria (Broadway, comedy and jazz star, 'Orange is the New Black'), Claybourne Elder ('Gossip Girl,' Broadway's Sunday in the Park...), Nova Payton (Helen Hayes Award winner), Mobley (singer/songwriter featured on HBO, Fox and NBC) and Luke Hawkins (Star tap dancer from 'America's Got Talent'). (more...)
Local Teen Named National Finalist in YoungArts Awards Local Teen Named National Finalist in YoungArts Awards
by BWW News Desk on December 14, 2017 in Washington, DC

Young Artists of America at Strathmore has announced that one of their students, Amanda Primosch (17, Rockville, MD) has been named a 2018 National YoungArts Foundation Finalist in Voice, the organization's highest honor. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/15 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, ANNIE, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/15 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, ANNIE, and More!
by BWW Special on December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC

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 BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, ANNIE, and More! (more...)
STC to Stage Heather Raffo's NOURA as Part of Women's Voices Theater Festival STC to Stage Heather Raffo's NOURA as Part of Women's Voices Theater Festival
by BWW News Desk on December 14, 2017 in Washington, DC

As part of the second Women's Voices Theater Festival, Shakespeare Theatre Company presents the world-premiere production of Noura, a new play written by award-winning playwright and performer Heather Raffo (Nine Parts of Desire). Directed by Joanna Settle and featuring Raffo in the titular role, the play will run at the Lansburgh Theatre (450 7th Street NW) February 6 March 11, 2018. (more...)
Keegan's AN IRISH CAROL Returns for the Holidays Keegan's AN IRISH CAROL Returns for the Holidays
by BWW News Desk on December 14, 2017 in Washington, DC

The Keegan Theatre's annual holiday classic AN IRISH CAROL, written by Dublin native and Keegan company member Matthew J. Keenan, returns for its seventh season. A beloved holiday tradition that has played to sold-out audiences since premiering in 2011, AN IRISH CAROL runs December 14- 31, 2017 at the Andrew Keegan Theatre in Washington, DC. (more...)
The Keegan Theatre presents AN IRISH CAROL The Keegan Theatre presents AN IRISH CAROL
by BWW News Desk on December 14, 2017 in Washington, DC

The Keegan Theatre's annual holiday classic AN IRISH CAROL, written by Dublin native and Keegan company member Matthew J. Keenan, returns for its seventh season. A beloved holiday tradition that has played to sold-out audiences since premiering in 2011, AN IRISH CAROL runs December 14- 31, 2017 at the Andrew Keegan Theatre in Washington, DC. (more...)
VIDEO: Happy Holidays from the Stars of Arena Stage's PAJAMA GAME, 'NINA SIMONE' and THE PRICE VIDEO: Happy Holidays from the Stars of Arena Stage's PAJAMA GAME, 'NINA SIMONE' and THE PRICE
by BWW News Desk on December 13, 2017 in Washington, DC

Click below to watch the stars of Arena Stage's 'The Pajama Game,' 'Nina Simone: Four Women' and Hal Linden from 'The Price' wish you Happy Holidays! (more...)
ThePianoGuys' CHRISTMAS TOGETHER Tour Coming to the National Theatre ThePianoGuys' CHRISTMAS TOGETHER Tour Coming to the National Theatre
by BWW News Desk on December 13, 2017 in Washington, DC

ThePianoGuys come to Washington, D.C.'s National Theatre for a special holiday residency this December with a new live show featuring the album's holiday music and their one-of-a-kind arrangements. (more...)
Tap Dance Superstar Savion Glover Set for the National Theatre This Winter Tap Dance Superstar Savion Glover Set for the National Theatre This Winter
by BWW News Desk on December 13, 2017 in Washington, DC

Acclaimed dancer and choreographer Savion Glover launches the North American Tour of Savion Glover's All FuNKD' Up, The ConCert at Washington, D.C.'s National Theatre with performances on Friday, February 23 and Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 8pm. (more...)
Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for SOVEREIGNTY at Arena Stage Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for SOVEREIGNTY at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk on December 12, 2017 in Washington, DC

Mary Kathryn Nagle's daring new work Sovereignty makes its world premiere at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater. Under the direction of Artistic Director Molly Smith, Sovereignty travels the intersections of personal and political truths, and historic and present struggles, in the fight to save the sovereignty of Cherokee Nation both past and present. A gripping political exploration, Sovereignty will run January 12-February 18, 2018 in the Kreeger Theater. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below! (more...)
Photo Flash: Michael Urie and More in Rehearsal for HAMLET at D.C.'s Shakespeare Theatre Company Photo Flash: Michael Urie and More in Rehearsal for HAMLET at D.C.'s Shakespeare Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk on December 12, 2017 in Washington, DC

The Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC) presents Hamlet, directed by STC Artistic Director Michael Kahn and featuring acclaimed actor Michael Urie as the tortured Danish prince. Shakespeare's most celebrated tragedy will run January 16-February 25, 2018 at Sidney Harman Hall. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at Urie and the company in rehearsal below! (more...)
Audition Dates Announced for Boston Ballet School's Summer Dance Program Audition Dates Announced for Boston Ballet School's Summer Dance Program
by BWW News Desk on December 12, 2017 in Washington, DC

Boston Ballet School's Summer Dance Program (SDP) is a five-week intensive summer residential dance program for Pre-Professional level students from all around the world and gives young dancers the opportunity to work with Boston Ballet School's internationally-renowned faculty. (more...)
John Kander to Receive Signature Theatre's 2018 Stephen Sondheim Award in D.C. John Kander to Receive Signature Theatre's 2018 Stephen Sondheim Award in D.C.
by BWW News Desk on December 12, 2017 in Washington, DC

On March 19, 2018, Virginia's Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre will honor legendary Broadway composer John Kander with the company's ninth Stephen Sondheim Award. (more...)
Pre-Broadway Engagement of AIN'T TOO PROUD to Run at the Kennedy Center Pre-Broadway Engagement of AIN'T TOO PROUD to Run at the Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk on December 12, 2017 in Washington, DC

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents the Berkeley Repertory Theatre production of Ain't Too Proud The Life and Times of The Temptations in its pre-Broadway engagement. (more...)