(10/20/2018) - Opening Night was Wednesday, October 17th for Keen Company's fourth musical, the first NY revival of Adam Gwon's acclaimed Ordinary Days, directed by Keen Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein. Whitney Bashor (The Bridges of Madison County), Marc delaCruz (If/Then), Sarah Lynn Marion (2013 Jimmy awards winner), and Kyle Sherman (Pete the Cat) star. This limited Off-Broadway engagement will continue throughNovember 17th only.Photo Flash: TexARTS Presents THE UNEXPECTED GUEST by BWW News Desk - Austin
(10/20/2018) - TexARTS Professional Series presents The Unexpected Guest, October 19 - 28, 2018. Directed by J. Robert Moore, the show is starring: Robby Anderson, Aaron Black, Mary Agen Cox, J. Stewart Jeffers, Tyler Keyes, Brandon Lindsey, Carson Erik Petocz, Sarah Fleming Walker, J. Ben Wolfe and Val Williams.Photo Flash: Laguna Playhouse Presents THE SEAFARER by BWW News Desk - San Diego
(10/19/2018) - LAGUNA PLAYHOUSE presents the third show in its 98th season with the perfect show for Halloween, the Tony Nominated Best Play, THE SEAFARER, written by Conor McPherson (The Weir) and directed by Ovation Award winner Michael Matthews (The Graduate). Executive Director Ellen Richard comments, "I love the writing in this play so much and we are thrilled to be presenting it, especially at this time of year." Adds Artistic Director Ann E. Wareham, "I've looked forward to producing this play for 10 years and the moment has arrived. An exceptional cast, an extraordinary director and a play that is funny, chilling and a perfectly spooky Irish ghost story for the season!" THE SEAFARER will begin previews on Wednesday, October 17; will open on Sunday, October 21 at 5:30pm and perform through Sunday, November 4, 2018 at the Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Drive in Laguna Beach.Photo Flash: 5-Star Theatricals Presents SHREK THE MUSICAL by BWW News Desk - Los Angeles
(10/19/2018) - 5-STAR THEATRICALS (formerly Cabrillo Music Theatre) opens its 2018-2019 season with the Thousand Oaks premiere of SHREK THE MUSICAL, with music by Jeanine Tesori, book & lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire, musical direction by Dan Redfeld, choreography by Karl Warden and will be directed by Kirsten Chandler. SHREK THE MUSICAL opens on Friday, October 19, 2018 and runs through Sunday, October 28, 2018 at the 1,800-seat Kavli Theatre at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Boulevard in Thousand Oaks. Photo Flash: International City Theatre Presents A SPINTERED SOUL by BWW News Desk - Los Angeles
(10/19/2018) - "Think of these memories as sharp slivers embedded in the soul."International City Theatre presents a gripping drama about war refugees haunted by the death of their loved ones - and by memories of the things they had to do to survive.A Splintered Soul by Long Beach-based playwright Alan L. Brooks opens Oct. 19 atInternational City Theatre in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center. Two low-priced previews take place Oct. 17 and Oct. 18.Photo Flash: First Look at the Los Angeles Premiere of RADIANT VERMIN by BWW News Desk - Los Angeles
(10/19/2018) - Just in time for Halloween: Mary Poppinsmeets Flip This House meets Edgar Allen Poe's "Tell Tale Heart." Door Number 3, L.A.'s newest theater company, presents an outrageous comedy with a killer heart by acclaimed British playwright and provocateur Philip Ridley(Mercury Fur, Tender Napalm). The Los Angeles premiere ofRadiant Vermin opens as avisiting production at theOdyssey Theatre on Oct. 19where it continues through Nov. 18.Photo Flash: Billy Stritch Returns to the Birdland Theater Stage! by BWW News Desk - Cabaret
(10/19/2018) - Acclaimed singer/pianist Billy Stritch returned to the Birdland Theater stage on Wednesday, October 17, with two shows. The Grammy-nominated performer entertained with a selection of jazz, popular standards and bossa nova by a range of songwriters including Sammy Cahn and Jimmy Van Heusen, Michel Legrand and the Bergmans, and Brazilian composers Antonio Carlos Jobim and Ivan Lins. Photo Flash: SBCC Theatre Arts Department THE LAST LIFEBOAT by BWW News Desk - New York City
(10/19/2018) - Lakewood Theatre Company continues its 66th season of live theatre with Inherit the Wind, an enduring courtroom drama by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee (Auntie Mame, The First Monday in October). Based on the real-life 1925 Tennessee case known as the Scopes "monkey" trial, two famed attorneys, based on William Jennings Bryan and Clarence Darrow, go head to head in a small town courtroom. In an era where politicians and community leaders still clash over the separation of church and state in the classroom, this timely production shows us what can happen when courage takes the stand.Photo Flash: Tacoma Little Theatre Presents BELL, BOOK, AND CANDLE by BWW News Desk - Seattle
(10/19/2018) - Three families are about to be joined together as the wealthy and well-known African-American LeVay family gathers at their vacation home in Martha's Vineyard. Kent LeVay's fiance Taylor is an academic whose absent father, a prominent public intellectual, makes her less than charmed by the LeVay's posh lifestyle. Flip LeVay's girlfriend Kimber, a WASP (in her own words) who works with inner-city school children, seems to fit in well with the upper-class family.Photo Flash: Daniel J. Watts Brings THE JAM to SubCulture by BWW News Desk - Cabaret
(10/19/2018) - Westgate Theatre Co. and Carriage Place Players is proud to present Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat! Joseph is a musical with lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. The story is based on the 'coat of many colors' story of Joseph from the Bible's Book of Genesis.
Westgate Theatre Co. & Carriage Place Players are partnering with Empty Bowls, a local project to fight hunger. Friday - During intermission, there will be a silent auction for bowls donated by local artists. Saturday - 5 p.m. bowls and soup event - for a $10 minimum donation, select a bowl and enjoy homemade soup and bread then keep the handmade bowl. All proceeds from the Empty Bowls events benefit the Mid-Ohio Food Bank.
Performances are October 19th thru 21st at Westgate Community Recreation Center, 455 S Westgate Ave., Columbus, Ohio. Tickets $5 at the door. For more information, call 614-645-3264.Photo Coverage: Curtain Call And Opening Night Of 3D Theatricals' 42ND STREET by Lily Lim - Los Angeles
(10/19/2018) - Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family - a man her parents have never met. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday's 'normal' boyfriend and his parents. (Rated PG)
The Addams Family performs October 19th thru November 4th, 2018, Fri/Sat at 7:30pm and Sun at 3pm at The Wagnalls Memorial, 150 E. Columbus, St., Lithopolis, OH 43136.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit: https://wagnalls.org/calendar/wagnalls-community-theaterPhoto Flash: First Look At Andrea Lynn Green And Michael Raver In MTC Mainstage's CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF by BWW News Desk - Connecticut
(10/19/2018) - Andrea Lynn Green (The Home Place) and Michael Raver (Death Comes For The War Poets) will star in Music Theatre of Connecticut MainStage's stunning and intimate production of Cat On A Hot Tin Roof, directed by Artistic Director Kevin Connors.Photo Flash: First Look at Roundabout's USUAL GIRLS by BWW News Desk - Off-Broadway
(10/19/2018) - Join Spotlight Players as we present this Tony-winning play, full of music, comedy, and creative imagery sure to delight audiences young and old. Peter & The Starcatcher tells the story of how a miserable orphan became The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up, Peter Pan. From Victorian England, hop aboard the Sailing Ship The Neverland, and travel with Peter and his friends to a colorful jungle island, pursued by the ruthless Pirate Black Stache and a host of other characters on a theatrical journey you won't ever forget - or outgrow!Photo Flash: First Look At The Air Supply Musical ALL OUT OF LOVE in Manila by BWW News Desk - Broadway
(10/19/2018) - BroadwayWorld has a first look at the new musical ALL OUT OF LOVE in Manila, with songs from the Air Supply catalogue! The musical features an original script by award winning Canadian playwright Jim Millan, with the classic songs of Air Supply skilfully woven into it to create a new love story. Air Supply is one of the most successful and enduring bands of all time, and with over 100 million album sales worldwide.Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT by Jennifer Broski - Broadway
(10/19/2018) - Audiences familiar with Signature Theatre know that it is not uncommon for Matthew Gardiner to wear dual hats as both a musical's director and choreographer. However, having dual actors tackle the lead role brings its own set of unique challenges.Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT by Jennifer Broski - Broadway
(10/19/2018) - GLORIA: A Life officially opened last night, October 18, 2018 at the Daryl Roth Theatre on Union Square. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos of the cast taking their opening night bows below!