Sept. 6-25: Francesca McKenzie, Brandon Jones, Freddy Acevedo, Vanessa Severo, Jojo Gonzalez, Eileen Rivera, Jimmy Kieffer, Darrington Clark, Sam Cordes, Manon Halliburton, and Chelsea Rolfes Set for Kansas City Rep’s TWELFTH NIGHT; Helmed by Nelson T. Eusebio III with Original Music by Composer Jason Ma

Kansas City Repertory Theatre opens its 2022-23 season with Twelfth Night, written by William Shakespeare and adapted and directed by Associate Artistic Director Nelson T. Eusebio III. Performances run September 6 through 25, 2022, at Spencer Theatre. Twelfth Night is a delightful comedy of mistaken identity, music, and the madness of love. Associate Artistic Director Nelson T. Eusebio III (he/him/his) stated, “I am thrilled to … Continue reading Sept. 6-25: Francesca McKenzie, Brandon Jones, Freddy Acevedo, Vanessa Severo, Jojo Gonzalez, Eileen Rivera, Jimmy Kieffer, Darrington Clark, Sam Cordes, Manon Halliburton, and Chelsea Rolfes Set for Kansas City Rep’s TWELFTH NIGHT; Helmed by Nelson T. Eusebio III with Original Music by Composer Jason Ma

World Premiere of Moisés Kaufman and Amanda Gronich’s HERE THERE ARE BLUEBERRIES Featuring Jeanne Sakata, Scott Barrow, Charles Browning, Rosina Reynolds, Elizabeth Stahlmann, Charlie Thurston, Grant James Varjas, Frances Uku and More, Opens Tonight at La Jolla Playhouse

La Jolla Playhouse is presenting the world-premiere production of Here There Are Blueberries, by Tony Award nominee Moisés Kaufman (Playhouse’s 33 Variations) and Amanda Gronich, conceived and directed by Moisés Kaufman. Co-produced with Tectonic Theater Project, the play runs July 26 – August 21, with opening night set for July 31. La Jolla Playhouse is located at 2910 La Jolla Village Dr, La Jolla, CA … Continue reading World Premiere of Moisés Kaufman and Amanda Gronich’s HERE THERE ARE BLUEBERRIES Featuring Jeanne Sakata, Scott Barrow, Charles Browning, Rosina Reynolds, Elizabeth Stahlmann, Charlie Thurston, Grant James Varjas, Frances Uku and More, Opens Tonight at La Jolla Playhouse

Alan Ariano Talks about Representation with His Turn as the First Asian American to Play The Wizard and Professor Marvel in Music Theatre Wichita’s THE WIZARD OF OZ

Congratulations to Alan Ariano, who is currently starring as  The Wizard and Professor Marvel in Music Theatre Wichita’s production of The Wizard of Oz. There are two more performances today to see the show – at 2pm and 8pm. Click here for tickets. Based on the classic MGM movie musical and the book by L. Frank Baum, The Wizard of OZ is directed by Debra … Continue reading Alan Ariano Talks about Representation with His Turn as the First Asian American to Play The Wizard and Professor Marvel in Music Theatre Wichita’s THE WIZARD OF OZ

First Look: Santa Fe Opera’s World Premiere of Huang Ruo and David Henry Hwang’s M. BUTTERFLY Starring Kangmin Justin Kim and Mark Stone

M. BUTTERFLY 蝴蝶君 Love has no boundaries. Rounding out the Santa Fe Opera’s 2022 Season is the world premiere of Huang Ruo and David Henry Hwang’s M. Butterfly on July 30, 2022. The piece is the company’s 18th world premiere, further building upon a long legacy of commissioning new works. It is based upon Hwang’s Tony Award-winning play of the same name, inspired by the true story of a French diplomat who carried … Continue reading First Look: Santa Fe Opera’s World Premiere of Huang Ruo and David Henry Hwang’s M. BUTTERFLY Starring Kangmin Justin Kim and Mark Stone

July 31: Little Island Presents Morgan James: EVERYBODY SAYS DON’T Featuring Pearl Sun,Tamika Lawrence, Ellyn Marie Marsh, and Orfeh at The Glade

Little Island is presenting Morgan James: EVERYBODY SAYS DON’T at The Glade on Sunday, July 31 at 6:30pm. The event was free. Little Island is located at Pier55 in Hudson River Park, West 13th Street, New York NY 10014 Morgan James and some of her favorite gal pals respond vocally to: “…but that’s a guy’s song!” Broadway performer and recording artist, Morgan James reunites with four of … Continue reading July 31: Little Island Presents Morgan James: EVERYBODY SAYS DON’T Featuring Pearl Sun,Tamika Lawrence, Ellyn Marie Marsh, and Orfeh at The Glade

Akron Watson, Anastasia Barzee, Joshua Castille, Veanne Cox, Chris Orbach, Timothy Gulan & More Set for Ogunquit Playhouse’s World Premiere of BD Wong & Wayne Barker’s MR. HOLLAND’S OPUS

Ogunquit Playhouse is presenting the World Premiere musical adaptation of Mr. Holland’s Opus (August 13-September 10), featuring book, lyrics, and direction by Tony Award winner BD Wong (Broadway’s M. Butterfly, Jurassic Park film franchise), with music by Tony Award nominee Wayne Barker (Peter and the Starcatcher). Inspired by the 1995 Oscar-nominated film, Mr. Holland’s Opus depicts a high school music teacher’s profound effect on the … Continue reading Akron Watson, Anastasia Barzee, Joshua Castille, Veanne Cox, Chris Orbach, Timothy Gulan & More Set for Ogunquit Playhouse’s World Premiere of BD Wong & Wayne Barker’s MR. HOLLAND’S OPUS

First Look: Sagan Chen, Viet Vo, Priyanka Arya Krishnan, Amy Chang, and Rachel Yong in The Hearth’s World Premiere of Kathy Ng’s HAPPY LIFE

The Hearth Theater Company is presenting the World Premiere of Happy Life by Kathy Ng (Clubbed Thumb’s Early Career Writers’ Group; New Georges affiliated artist), directed by Kat Yen (Leah Winkler’s Two Mile Hollow; Noah Diaz’ The Juniors) through August 6 at Walkerspace (46 Walker St, New York, NY 10013). Opening night is Tuesday, July 26. The cast features Sagan Chen* (Pomegrenade at IRT), Viet … Continue reading First Look: Sagan Chen, Viet Vo, Priyanka Arya Krishnan, Amy Chang, and Rachel Yong in The Hearth’s World Premiere of Kathy Ng’s HAPPY LIFE

July 26: The National Symphony Orchestra to Present World Premiere of Grammy award winning singer-songwriters Abigail Barlow and Emily Bear’s “The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical Live in Concert” Featuring Kelli O’Hara, Denée Benton, Micaela Diamond, Jason Gotay, Solea Pfeiffer, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Ephraim Sykes, Darlesia Cearcy, Jaygee Macapugay and More at The Kennedy Center

The National Symphony Orchestra is presenting the world premiere of Grammy award winning singer-songwriters Abigail Barlow and Emily Bear’s The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical Live in Concert inspired by the Netflix series at the Kennedy Center on Tuesday, July 26 at 8pm. Directed by Sammi Cannold, The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical – Live in Concert will be produced by AMP Worldwide in partnership with Discovering Broadway, executive … Continue reading July 26: The National Symphony Orchestra to Present World Premiere of Grammy award winning singer-songwriters Abigail Barlow and Emily Bear’s “The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical Live in Concert” Featuring Kelli O’Hara, Denée Benton, Micaela Diamond, Jason Gotay, Solea Pfeiffer, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Ephraim Sykes, Darlesia Cearcy, Jaygee Macapugay and More at The Kennedy Center

Thom Sesma. Photo by Lia Chang

Two-time Lortel Award Nominee Thom Sesma Joins Classic Stage Company’s Fall Production of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE

Classic Stage Company is presenting of A Man of No Importance this fall. Featuring a book by Terrence McNally, music by Stephen Flaherty, and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, A Man of No Importance will be the final CSC production directed by John Doyle following his tenure as Artistic Director. A Man of No Importance will begin performances on Tuesday, October 11, with opening night set … Continue reading Two-time Lortel Award Nominee Thom Sesma Joins Classic Stage Company’s Fall Production of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE

The Hearth Theater Company is Presenting Viet Vo, Sagan Chen, Priyanka Krishnan, Amy Chang and Rachel Yong in World Premiere of Kathy Ng’s HAPPY LIFE at Walkerspace, July 22 – August 6

The Hearth Theater Company is presenting the World Premiere of Happy Life by Kathy Ng (Clubbed Thumb’s Early Career Writers’ Group; New Georges affiliated artist), directed by Kat Yen (Leah Winkler’s Two Mile Hollow; Noah Diaz’ The Juniors), July 22-August 6 at Walkerspace (46 Walker St, New York, NY 10013). The cast will feature Sagan Chen* (Pomegrenade at IRT), Viet Vo* (NY Times Critics’ Pick, … Continue reading The Hearth Theater Company is Presenting Viet Vo, Sagan Chen, Priyanka Krishnan, Amy Chang and Rachel Yong in World Premiere of Kathy Ng’s HAPPY LIFE at Walkerspace, July 22 – August 6