Broadway News Jocelyne Bioh’s Jaja African Hair Braiding to kick off the Manhattan Theater Club’s 2023-24 season on Broadway The world premiere will be directed by Whitney White. Jocelyne Bioh The Manhattan Theater Club will present the world premiere of Jaja African Hair Braidingwritten by Jocelyn Bioh (schoolgirls; Or, theRead More →

Off-Broadway News Manhattan Theater Club adds The best we could (A family tragedy) and king james in the 2022-23 off-Broadway season Both shows join those previously announced Where the mountain meets the sea. Rajiv Joseph The Manhattan Theater Club has announced the latest additions to its 2022-23 Off-Broadway season –Read More →

We need more drama! PHOTO: Amirul Anirban / Le Pic By Swagi Desai, SFU student Shakespeare once wrote, “The whole world is a stage, and all men and women are but players.” But for most SFU students, that line literally can’t be. Our school is an exception in the collegeRead More →

The WESTVILLE Theater Club is proud to welcome two new artists on stage: Dylan Erasmus and Tyler De Dominico. Talented performers will provide audiences with guitar performances culminating from thousands of hours of practice. Dylan Erasmus, a young local classical guitarist, will perform works by Francisco Tarrega, Beethoven and IsaacRead More →

How do you start, when do you start? That’s the question the Boundless team has been asking for the past two years as we develop the newly launched Boundless Drama Club for early career theater makers aged 15-25. We hope our new approach to supporting creative ideas, providing funding, andRead More →

I’ve seen performances of Noel Coward’s iconic comedy a few times, but Bembridge Little Theater Club’s version is definitely the best I’ve seen. Charles Condomine’s decision to hold a seance as the search goes horribly wrong when the spirit of his first wife Elvira is summoned, much to the horrorRead More →

Katy Sullivan and Victor Williams in the off-Broadway production of “Cost of Living” in 2017 (Photo: Joan Marcus) The Manhattan Theater Club has announced four plays for its upcoming 2022-2023 season. Two more Broadway productions and one off-Broadway production are to be announced to round out the MTC season. FullRead More →

LSU’s Musical Theater Club will present its first musical revue Singeaux on Friday, April 22, after a two-year hiatus related to COVID-19. Back row, left to right, Makayla Ziegler, Natalie Richenberger and Rebecca Chappelle; center, Kate Oliver; and bottom, from left, Camille Vincent, Molly Gaffney and Anna Lantier rehearse aRead More →

Courtesy of Will Taylor Kayla Miller, left; Kathleen Kennerly; and Lyndsay Snider, right, rehearse for “Heathers: The Musical” on Legends on March 27, 2022. The Appalachian Musical Theater Club sold out all three performances of their steamy, dark comedy production of “Heathers: The Musical” to Legends over the weekend. AMTCRead More →

BOONE – The Appalachian Musical Theater Club presents “Heathers: the Musical” at Legends from April 1-3 at 7 p.m. The production, presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals, is entirely directed by students from Appalachian State University. This includes directors, technicians, actors and musicians for a team of around 40 people.Read More →

Rosen Pineapple Theater Club President, Senior Entertainment Management Major Blake Deuell watches rehearsals for “Drowsy Chaperone”, the club’s first-ever musical. Alexandra Sullivan The Rosen Pineapple Theater Club is working from scratch as it rehearses to perform the first-ever musical for the club and for Rosen College of Hospitality Management, AprilRead More →

The Experimental Theater Club competition is a new initiative launched within the framework of the 28th edition of the Cairo International Festival of Experimental Theater (CIFET). Led by the president of the Gamal Yakout festival, the initiative aims to shed light on experimental theatrical practices outside Cairo. The competition includesRead More →

The Manhattan Theater Club world premiere of Morning Sun, written by Tony Award winner Simon Stephens, directed by Drama Desk Award winner Lila Neugebauer, opened last night, Wednesday, November 3, at New York City Center – Stage I ( 131 West 55th Street). Blair Brown (Copenhagen, “Orange Is the NewRead More →

Tony winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson returned to the main stem with his one-man Broadway show debut, Lackawanna Blues, September 14. To commemorate the occasion, the Manhattan Theater Club held a dedication ceremony at the Samuel J. Friedman Theater, officially welcoming audiences back to the theater. Written, performed and directed by Santiago-Hudson,Read More →

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) have announced that tickets are now on sale for the Manhattan Theater Club world premiere of Morning Sun, written by Tony Award winner Simon Stephens, directed by the Drama winner Desk Award Lila Neugebauer, and featuring Tony Award winner Blair Brown,Read More →

With the shift from online school to in-person school, the Verrado Drama Club is restarting! They will meet on Tuesdays in the black box (E-Wing) from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. According to Riley Wade, co-chairman of the club, “Last year the theater was heavily affected by Covid-19. With theRead More →

TUCSON (KVOA) – Theater and music lovers will soon be required to show proof of vaccination when attending a concert after several iconic venues recently announced the implementation of this policy for their patrons. In June, Gov. Doug Ducey signed House Bill 2770, allowing businesses in Arizona to not beRead More →

Charlie Chaplin, which was deemed unsuitable for a college theater company production. Photo / Provided A week after enthusiastically announcing Chaplin: The Musical as its spring show, the University of Canterbury Musical Theater Society (MUSOC) canceled the scheduled performance after concerns were raised about its scandalous past. Announcing that TheRead More →

Ruben Santiago-Hudson, playwright and “Lackawanna Blues” performer (Photo by Emilio Madrid for Broadway.com) The Manhattan Theater Club has provided an update on its 2021-2022 season. The full cast for all productions will be announced at a later date. Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Tony winner Lackawanna Blues will make its Broadway debut atRead More →

(MCS) – As part of its ongoing 25th anniversary celebration, the Mount Carmel School Drama Club presents its next production, ‘Zero2Hero,’ which will reopen in Hollywood theaters on May 21. A sequel to “Zero to Hero,” released 10 years ago, “Zero2Hero” continues a club tradition of having direct student broadcasts,Read More →

(MCS) – As part of its ongoing 25th anniversary celebration, the Mount Carmel School Drama Club presents its next production, ‘Zero2Hero,’ which will reopen in Hollywood theaters on May 21. A sequel to “Zero to Hero,” released 10 years ago, “Zero2Hero” continues a club tradition of having direct student broadcasts,Read More →

The Manhattan Theater Club announced the addition of seven new members to the company’s board of directors, reflecting MTC’s ongoing efforts to expand and diversify its board of directors. These new members were elected to the MTC Board of Directors within the last twelve months: Mary Baccash, Vice President, InvestmentRead More →

(MCS) – As part of its continued 25th anniversary celebration, the Mount Carmel School Drama Club returns to William Shakespeare with an adaptation of his comedy classic, ‘As You Like It’. While the club has presented 12 Shakespeare productions, including a feature film, the last time the club staged ShakespeareRead More →

A reopening may be on the horizon, but with venues still dark at the moment, casting directors are encouraging artists to send in video auditions. Here’s a selection of upcoming Equity auditions across America, in chronological order by submission deadline. From auditions to administrative roles, Playbill is the go-to onlineRead More →

Dozens of New York-based theater organizations have received grants from the New York State Council on the Arts, including the National Black Theatre, The Actors Fund, the Manhattan Theater Club, and the Roundabout Theater Company. Several grants included commission-only funds, such as the $10,000 Signature Theater Company grant for BrandenRead More →

Dozens of New York-based theater organizations have received grants from the New York State Council on the Arts, including the National Black Theatre, The Actors Fund, the Manhattan Theater Club, and the Roundabout Theater Company. Several grants included commission-only funds, such as the $10,000 Signature Theater Company grant for BrandenRead More →

The Manhattan Theater Club has announced MTC’s next round of virtual theater offerings that will celebrate both old and new work. As physical stages remain dark across America, the Manhattan Theater Club invites audiences to come together virtually as a community and find connection, inspiration and entertainment through a seriesRead More →

Mary Louise-Parker and David Morse in ‘How I Learned to Drive’ at the Vineyard Theater in 1997. (Photo by Carol Rosegg) NEW YORK CITY: The Manhattan Theater Club (MTC) has announced plans for its 2021-22 season, featuring two Broadway and two off-Broadway productions. Two additional productions will be announced atRead More →

Wednesday, July 25, 1962 was quite pleasant for a summer eve in Washington, with the temperature hovering around 70 (though the humidity lingered near 80%). Excited spectators piled into the Washington Theater Club’s carriage theater to watch a performance of Tennessee Williams’ racy farce Adjustment periodthen into its eighth straightRead More →

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) have announced that Tony Award winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson will join the Manhattan Theater Club as Artistic Advisor. Santiago-Hudson will work closely with Lynne Meadow and the MTC artistic staff on planning and programming. Artistic Director Lynne Meadow said: “I have knownRead More →

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) announced this year’s six recipients of Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Initiative commissions. The commissioned authors are Kate Attwell, Mia Chung, Noah Diaz, Julia Izumi, Ife Olujobi and Stacey Rose. “In these trying times, we’re excited to look ahead with this exceptionalRead More →