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BWW Reviews: Hyper-Gender Glam Rock Goes Family Friendly in Hedwig and the Angry Inch
With the exception of Bertolt Brecht plays and Robert Mapplethorpe photographs, there not a subversive work of art that doesn't eventually get accepted as nostalgic family friendly fun once the rebellious youths who first embraced it become old enough to determine the cultural norms.
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Wed Apr 23, 2014
USD Theatre Closes Season with PIPPIN, Beg. Tonight
USD Theatre closes on this season with "Pippin," music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz based on the book by Roger O. Hirson .
BWW Reviews: War Horse at the Capitol Theatre is Epic and Intimate
The national tour of WAR HORSE, currently playing the Capitol Theatre, is moving and at once epic and intimate.
Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Cafe Carlyle
Tommy Tune , the nine-time Tony Award-winning singer/actor/dancer, makes his Caf Carlyle debut with More Taps, Tunes and Tall Tales, through May 3. The show features Musical Director Michael Biagi on piano.
Drama League Nominees- What It All Means for the 2014 Tony Awards
Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a chart that illustrates the number of Drama League nominees that were subsequently nominated for Tony Awards.
Tony Awards to Launch Pop-Up Merchandise Shop at the Paramount Hotel on 4/25
The Tony Awards will unveil the first ever Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop at the Paramount Hotel on Friday, April 25th.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Great Mother's Day Ideas in Chicago
Looking for a great way to show mom how special she is? From brunch to theater to spa, here are some ideas to get you started! 1. Drury Lane Theatre invites families to treat the matriarchs in their family to a spectacular Mother's Day brunch, served from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Mother's Day, followed by the legendary musical LES MISERABLES at 3 ... (more)
MEMPHIS National Tour Coming to Harris Center, 5/23-25
Critically acclaimed MEMPHIS won four 2010 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Original Score ; four Drama Desk Awards including Outstanding Musical, Outstanding Music and four Outer Critic Circle Awards including Outstanding Musical, Outstanding Score and Outstanding Choreography .
Mon Apr 21, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown announces upcoming shows in June
Hairspray Friday, May 30 at 7:30 pm; Saturday, May 31 at 2 pm and 7:30 pm; Sunday, Jun 1, 2014 at 2:00 PM MPAC's second youth production features a cast of over 80 local youth performers! The 1950's are out and change is in the air! HAIRSPRAY, winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical, is a family-friendly musical piled bouffant high with ... (more)
Now Playing Onstage in San Diego - Week of 4/20/2014
RED San Diego Repertory Theatre 3/29-4/27/2014 John Logan 's scripts for "The Gladiator" and "The Aviator" were both nominated for Academy Awards.
Now Playing Onstage in South Carolina - Week of 4/20/2014
View All Show Listings for South Carolina Click Here to View BroadwayWorld.com South Carolina Calendar GERSHWIN AT FOLLY Charleston Stage Company 4/4-4/26/2014 Julian Wiles; book: George Gershwin , Ira Gershwin ; lyrics: George Gershwin , Ira Gershwin ; dir: Marybeth Clark.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 4/20/2014
THE PRODUCERS CAMELOT THEATRE COMPANY 3/19-4/27/2014 Bialystock and Bloom! Those names should strike terror and hysteria in anyone familiar with Mel B rooks ' classic cult comedy film.
Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 4/20/2014
SPRING AWAKENING PURDUE UNIVERSITY 4/17-4/26/2014 Winner of 8 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, SPRING AWAKENING is a rock musical adaptation of Frank Wedekind 's 1891 expressionist play about the trials and tribulations, and the exhilaration of the teen years.It's Germany, 1891.
Stage Tube: On This Day 4/20- American Idiot
Welcome to BWW's ON THIS DAY Series celebrating theatrical birthdays, openings and special events that took place on this day in theatre history! Today in 2010, American Idiot opened at the St. James Theatre , where it ran for 422 performances.
Top 5 things to do in Bay County: A brush with nature, two fundraisers, a library craft and 'Urinetown' on tap
That's the plot behind the musical "Urinetown," which hits the stage at Bangor Township John Glenn High School, 3201 Kiesel Road, Friday through Sunday, April 25-27.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Stage Tube: On This Day 4/18- Thoroughly Modern Millie
Welcome to BWW's ON THIS DAY Series celebrating theatrical birthdays, openings and special events that took place on this day in theatre history! Today in 2002, Thoroughly Modern Millie opened at the Marquis Theatre, where it ran for 903 performances.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Stage Tube: Matilda Stars Get Crafty with Easter Eggs
See the four girls sharing the title role in Broadway's Matilda the Musical get crafty with Easter eggs on People.com.
Broadway: Where Stars Align; 2014 Tony Awards Art Revealed
Tonys season is almost here, and this year, stars will align for the special night.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Theatrical Throwback Thursday: Fiddler For Passover, With Bette Midler
Today, we continue BroadwayWorld's newest feature column with a special Passover Week tribute to one of the most cherished and beloved musicals ever written, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.
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Curtain Breaks in New Space with Into the Woods
Curtain Playhouse has faced difficulties this year, losing what they had thought would be their long term home at the Highland Event Center.