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Last Chance to Nominate for 2014 BWW Awards! - Closes 10/31Last Chance to Nominate for 2014 BWW Awards! - Closes 10/31
Posted: Oct. 29, 2014


Last Chance to Nominate for 2014 BWW Awards! - Closes TodayLast Chance to Nominate for 2014 BWW Awards! - Closes Today
Posted: Oct. 31, 2014


Photo Flash: First Look at Jobsite Theater's VAMPIRE LESBIANS OF SODOMPhoto Flash: First Look at Jobsite Theater's VAMPIRE LESBIANS OF SODOM
Posted: Oct. 27, 2014


GASP! Returns to Tampa Museum of Art in March 2015GASP! Returns to Tampa Museum of Art in March 2015
Posted: Oct. 29, 2014


Photo Flash: Jobsite Theater's VAMPIRE LESBIANS OF SODOM Begins TonightPhoto Flash: Jobsite Theater's VAMPIRE LESBIANS OF SODOM Begins Tonight
Posted: Oct. 29, 2014


Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 10/26/2014Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 10/26/2014
Posted: Oct. 26, 2014


Last Chance to Nominate for 2014 BWW Awards! - Closes Today
by BWW Special Coverage on October 31, 2014

Nominations are ending today, October 31, for the 2014 BWW Regional Awards in a record-breaking number of 65 regions! Click on the link below to your region and nominate your favorites now! (more...)
GASP! Returns to Tampa Museum of Art in March 2015
by BWW News Desk on October 29, 2014

The Tampa Museum of Art and Creative Loafing present Gasp!: The Gasparilla Fringe Festival, a multi-disciplinary performing arts festival, on Friday, March 27, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Tampa Museum of Art. (more...)
Last Chance to Nominate for 2014 BWW Awards! - Closes 10/31
by BWW Special Coverage on October 29, 2014

Nominations are soon ending for the 2014 BWW Regional Awards in a record-breaking number of 65 regions! Click on the link below to your region and nominate your favorites now! (more...)
Photo Flash: Jobsite Theater's VAMPIRE LESBIANS OF SODOM Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk on October 29, 2014

Jobsite Theater joins a nationwide tribute to the master of camp, 30 Years of Charles Busch - A Celebration, in conjunction with the company's favorite holiday! VAMPIRE LESBIANS OF SODOM will be directed by David M. Jenkins and runs tonight, October 29 through November 23, 2014 at the Shimberg Playhouse, Straz Center for the Performing Arts. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Jobsite Theater's VAMPIRE LESBIANS OF SODOM
by BWW News Desk on October 27, 2014

Jobsite Theater joins a nationwide tribute to the master of camp, 30 Years of Charles Busch - A Celebration, in conjunction with the company's favorite holiday! VAMPIRE LESBIANS OF SODOM will be directed by David M. Jenkins and runs October 29 through November 23, 2014 at the Shimberg Playhouse, Straz Center for the Performing Arts. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 10/26/2014
by BWW on October 26, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/26/2014 for Tampa (more...)
BWW Reviews: Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA - A New Girl of the Cinders
by Jimmy Ferraro on October 23, 2014

If you like classic fairytales with a new, comedic, contemporary twist, Rodgers + Hammerstein's "CINDERELLA" is the show for you, and the entire family! (more...)
THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Plays Manatee Performing Arts Center, Now thru 11/9
by BWW News Desk on October 23, 2014

The Manatee Players' production of the two stepping, hand clapping musical THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS opens at the Manatee Performing Arts Center tonight, October 23 and plays through Sunday November 9, 2014. (more...)
King Center Kicks Off 20th Anniversary Season Today
by BWW News Desk on October 21, 2014

The King Center's Theatre for Youth and Outreach Program will be beginning its 20th Anniversary season today, October 21st with 'School House Rock,' and featuring other shows, including 'Imaginocean,' 'Lady Bug,' and more. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 10/19/2014
by BWW on October 19, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/19/2014 for Tampa (more...)
BWW Reviews: Thought-Provoking NUREYEV'S EYES at American Stage
by Peter Nason on October 19, 2014

Two actors in top form capture the spirit of Rudolf Nureyev and Jamie Wyeth in a wonderfully intimate production that needs to be seen during its brief run. (more...)
BWW Reviews: SUITE SURRENDER at the Carrollwood Players
by Peter Nason on October 19, 2014

Despite some issues, it's best to surrender to the show's madcap hilarity, marvelous set and memorable characters. (more...)
New Musical AIN'T RETIREMENT GRAND Opens Tonight at the Studio Theatre
by BWW News Desk on October 17, 2014

After the critically acclaimed, opening Summer Season of the Musical Comedy, 'CHURCH BASEMENT LADIES', the World Premiere Musical Comedy, 'COUPLED', and the Musical Cabaret, 'The SINGING DIVAS of BROADWAY & HOLLYWOOD', Jimmy Ferraro's STUDIO THEATRE, 5732 Main Street, New Port Richey, FL presents the GRAND OPENING Main Season, with the hilarious NEW Musical, 'AIN'T RETIREMENT GRAND'. The production stars MATTHEW RULEY, VICKY STINNETT, PETE CLAPSIS, and TRACIE CALLAHAN. (more...)
2014 BWW Nominations Now Open in Over 65 Regions Worldwide!
by BWW Special Coverage on October 16, 2014

Nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2014 BWW Regional Awards in a record-breaking number of 65 regions! Click on the link below to your region and nominate your favorites now! (more...)
FST's Winter Mainstage Season Begins with HAIRSPRAY
by BWW News Desk on October 14, 2014

FST opens the Winter Mainstage Season with the energetic and colorful production of Hairspray based on the film by John Waters, with book by Mark O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan, music by Marc Shaiman, and lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman. Hairspray opens on November 15 and runs in the Gompertz Theatre through January 4, 2015. Subscriptions for all four shows can be purchased for as little as $49 online at Floridastudiotheatre.org, by phone at (941) 366-9000, or by visiting the Box Office (more...)
BWW Exclusive: Jay-Alexander Takes BWW Orlando Behind Scenes at New Dr. Phillips Center
by BWW Special Coverage on October 13, 2014

In everyone's lives, there are moments that they will never forget; and for four talented Central Florida girls, one of those moments came last Thursday, as they were selected to perform on November 15th alongside world-renowned stars of nearly every musical genre at 'Broadway & Beyond,' the Grand Premiere event of Orlando's newest performance venue, The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. The event will feature Broadway's Norm Lewis and Sierra Boggess, in addition to many others. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 12
by on October 12, 2014

Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 12, 2014. (more...)
BWW Album Awards Update: IF/THEN, Ramin, HEDWIG, HEATHERS & More In the Lead...
by BWW Special Coverage on October 12, 2014

Voting is now underway for the First Ever BWW Album Awards to pick the Best in 2013-14's Cast Recordings, Solo Releases, Re-releases & More!! If you haven't voted yet, click here to vote! If you have voted already, tell your friends. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 10/12/2014
by BWW on October 12, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/12/2014 for Tampa (more...)
BWW Reviews: Vastly Entertaining SUPERIOR DONUTS at Stageworks
by Peter Nason on October 13, 2014

Travis Brown makes a stunning debut with a top-notch cast in this wonderfully acted show that should not be missed. (more...)
Spanish Lyric Theatre Announces Cabaret Series Partnership With 100-Year-Old Historic Centro Asturiano
by BWW News Desk on October 11, 2014

Spanish Lyric Theatre and SLT Productions, the nation's oldest Hispanic theatre company and the longest running theatre in the greater Tampa Bay Area, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Centro Asturiano de Tampa to present a professional Las Vegas-style theatrical cabaret series during the 2014-2015 season. (more...)
BWW Review: Fringe Favorite SEASONS Brings New Work Excitement to Florida Tour
by Matt Tamanini on October 06, 2014

There is something exhilarating about sitting in the audience watching a new work that you think could eventually become something special. More so than any other artistic medium, pieces of musical theatre require extensive gestation periods, sometimes with years numbering in the decades. So to see a musical, somewhat early on in that process, presents an exciting opportunity to be a part of its growth. Such was the case when I saw SEASONS at Orlando Shakespeare's Mandell Theatre, which is in the midst of a state-wide tour. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Oct. 5
by BWW News Desk on October 05, 2014

Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, October 5, 2014. (more...)
Nominations Open for the 2014 Tampa Awards
by BWW Special Coverage on October 09, 2014

Nominations have now opened for the 2014 BroadwayWorld Tampa Regional Awards! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 9/28/2014
by BWW on September 28, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/28/2014 for Tampa (more...)
West Coast Players Presents BAGGAGE by Sam Bobrick, 11/07-23
by BWW News Desk on September 27, 2014

West Coast Players will present the quirky romantic comedy Baggage by Sam Bobrick November 7-23, 2014. Two difficult single people get their luggage mixed up at the airport. After a very disagreeable first encounter, the two decide to help each other get over their heartaches by forcing a friendship. They soon discover that while they may be too difficult for everyone else in the world, they are perfect for each other. (more...)
THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS to Play Manatee Performing Arts Center, 10/23-11/9
by BWW News Desk on September 25, 2014

The Manatee Players' production of the two stepping, hand clapping musical THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS opens at the Manatee Performing Arts Center on Thursday October 23 and plays through Sunday November 9, 2014. (more...)
New Musical AIN'T RETIREMENT GRAND to Open 10/17 at the Studio Theatre
by BWW News Desk on September 24, 2014

After the critically acclaimed, opening Summer Season of the Musical Comedy, 'CHURCH BASEMENT LADIES', the World Premiere Musical Comedy, 'COUPLED', and the Musical Cabaret, 'The SINGING DIVAS of BROADWAY & HOLLYWOOD', Jimmy Ferraro's STUDIO THEATRE, 5732 Main Street, New Port Richey, FL presents the GRAND OPENING Main Season, with the hilarious NEW Musical, 'AIN'T RETIREMENT GRAND'. The production stars MATTHEW RULEY, VICKY STINNETT, PETE CLAPSIS, and TRACIE CALLAHAN. (more...)
SHREK, FOUR GUYS NAMED JOSE & More Set for Spanish Lyric Theatre's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk on September 22, 2014

Spanish Lyric Theatre and SLT Productions, the nation's oldest Hispanic theatre company and the longest running theatre in the greater Tampa Bay Area, has announced its 56th consecutive main stage season. SLT performs its Broadway musical offerings in English and also offers Spanish language productions through the season. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 9/21/2014
by BWW on September 21, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/21/2014 for Tampa (more...)
West Coast Players Present MONKEY MONKEY... Now thru 10/5
by BWW News Desk on September 19, 2014

West Coast Players, Pinellas County's 'Theater on the Edge', will present the rich character thriller, Monkey Monkey Bottle of Beer, How Many Monkeys Have We Here? today, September 19-October 5. (more...)
West Coast Players Present MONKEY MONKEY... 9/19-10/05
by BWW News Desk on September 14, 2014

West Coast Players, Pinellas County's 'Theater on the Edge', will present the rich character thriller, Monkey Monkey Bottle of Beer, How Many Monkeys Have We Here? September 19-October 5. (more...)
BWW Reviews: Jobsite Theater's THE LAST NIGHT OF BALLYHOO at the Shimberg
by Peter Nason on September 15, 2014

Jobsite's first play of the season is a winner; if this is any indication of the shows to come, it's going to be quite an exciting year of theater. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 9/14/2014
by BWW on September 14, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/14/2014 for Tampa (more...)
BWW Reviews: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at the Carrollwood Players
by Peter Nason on September 09, 2014

A great set, a great plant, and great leads make for a show that is so much fun that it should not be missed. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 9/07/2014
by BWW on September 07, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/07/2014 for Tampa (more...)
Spanish Lyric Theatre Artistic Director Announces Retirement
by BWW News Desk on September 04, 2014

After founding and presiding over Spanish Lyric Theatre and SLT Productions' 55-year history, celebrated leader, Rene Gonzalez, has stepped down as the organization's artistic director. (more...)
Tommy Johnagin Performs at Side Spliters Comedy Club Tampa, Now thru 9/7
by BWW News Desk on September 04, 2014

Appearing this weekend: TOMMY JOHNAGIN today, September 4 - 7 Tommy is an autobiographical story telling comedian who is a favorite at comedy clubs all across the country. In 2007 Tommy was invited to the prestigious 'Just For Laughs' comedy festival in Montreal, Canada where he was the highest reviewed 'New Face.' He has also appeared at Comedy Central's 'South Beach Comedy Festival.' (more...)
Jobsite Theater Kicks Off 2014-15 Season with THE LAST NIGHT OF BALLYHOO, Now thru 9/28
by BWW News Desk on September 03, 2014

Jobsite begins their 2014-15 season in partnership with the Tampa Jewish Community Center and Federation and Alfred Uhry's award-winning The Last Night of Ballyhoo, playing today, September 3-28, 2014, in the Shimberg Playhouse at the Straz Center where Jobsite is resident theater company. (more...)
Tommy Johnagin to Perform at Side Spliters Comedy Club Tampa 9/04-07
by BWW News Desk on September 01, 2014

Appearing this weekend: TOMMY JOHNAGIN September 4 - 7 Tommy is an autobiographical story telling comedian who is a favorite at comedy clubs all across the country. In 2007 Tommy was invited to the prestigious 'Just For Laughs' comedy festival in Montreal, Canada where he was the highest reviewed 'New Face.' He has also appeared at Comedy Central's 'South Beach Comedy Festival.' (more...)

 
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