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TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -The Taiwan Traditional Theatre Center (TTTC) has announced the first Taiwan Traditional theatre festival, which will run from March to May, featuring traditional performing arts. TTTC Director Wu Rung-Shun noted at a press conference on Wednesday that the Taiwan Traditional ...
Marietta Sixth Grade Academy and St. Joseph Catholic school in Marietta will be headed to the 2018 Junior theater festival Atlanta from Jan. 12-14 at The Cobb Galleria Centre. Megan Hilty ("Smash!", "Wicked"); Paul Williams ("The Muppet Movie," "Evergreen," "Bugsy Malone," "Emmet Otter's Jug-band ...

PROVINCETOWN -- The executive director of the Provincetown Tennessee Williams theater festival will leave his position in June to pursue a master's degree, setting off a transition that officials say has been two years in the making. Jef Hall-Flavin, who has led the Williams festival for 11 of its 13 years, ...
Jaqueline is the spirited heroine of Queens Girl in Africa, a premiere production from Mosaic Theater Company kicking off this year's women's Voices theater festival in D.C., now in its second year. Playwright Caleen Sinnette Jennings wrote it as a follow-up to her Queens Girl in the World - for those who ...
Productions in the 2018 women's Voices theater festival swing from the imaginative to resonant commentary on topical issues. Playwrights translate the immigrant experience of Iraqis, Zimbabweans, and Romanians as they embrace and grapple with life in America [Noura, Familiar, Waxing West].
The women's Voices theater festival, the big, groundbreaking festival of original plays by women Playwrights that opened the 2015-16 Washington theater season, has returned. A citywide collaboration, the 2018 edition comprises 13 world premieres and 10 American or regional premieres. Performances ...

The show goes on: Community rallies to send students to Bloomington theater festival. MARILYN HALSTEAD Herald ... The high school was set to perform this year's musical, "Seussical the Musical," during the Illinois High school theatre festival, which runs from Jan. 11 through 13 at Illinois State ...
BLOOMINGTON - Edwardsville High school's Meghan Ide and Cole Frizzo were selected from over 350 students who auditioned from 57 high schools in lllinois to be part of the 2018 Illinois High School theatre festival. Meghan Ide was selected to be a member of the technical construction crew and Cole ...
Let's hear it for Origin Theatre Company. For ten years now they have successfully mounted the ambitious 1st Irish theater festival in New York City, showcasing the work of contemporary Irish Playwrights. Their aim is as simple as it is groundbreaking, to reflect modern Ireland though the plays of ...
Shelby Klemann and Tim Verstandig, students in Laura-JeanSchwartau's Kennedy Center American College theatre festival prep class at SUNY Plattsburgh, take on the roles of a mother and her drug-addict son fresh out of prison in a scene from Lynn Nottage's play "Sweat" during a brief performance for ...
Featuring more than two dozen plays by female writers, the women's Voices theater festival comes to 26 local venues this month. The remarkably broad range of productions includes plays about police brutality, immigrant experiences, and the Founding Fathers, among others. We spoke to three ...
The 13th annual Tennessee Williams theater festival will return September 27-30, 2018, in Provincetown, Massachusetts. Centering around the theme "Tennessee Williams: While We're Waiting," the full calendar for the festival will be announced June 8. This year's line-up will feature works by Williams ...
NEWBURY -- Fast paced, unique creativity will be on display at the Byfield Community arts Center on Saturday, when the center offers a rare theatrical tour-de-force for theatre nerds of all kinds -- a 24-hour festival of original works. 'From page to stage in just one day,' Random Acts 14 is a chance for writers ...
Shelby Klemann and Tim Verstandig, students in Laura-JeanSchwartau's Kennedy Center American College theatre festival prep class at SUNY Plattsburgh, take on the roles of a mother and her drug-addict son fresh out of prison in a scene from Lynn Nottage's play "Sweat" during a brief performance for ...
A comedy play 'Mamu Manchale' was staged at Shaheed Bhavan auditorium here on Wednesday marking the opening day of a three-day theatre fest '9th Ekta theatre festival'. The three day theatre festival is all about plays of different genres. Mamu Manchale is a play that showcases two different ...
Norwich Puppet Theatre will be hosting the Manipulate Visual theatre festival which starts on January 27. The event kicks off with Flabbergast Theatre's Boris and Sergey's Vaudevillian Adventure on January 27, a show which proved a hit at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and combines riotous ...

The Origin's 1st Irish theatre festival, New York's only all-Irish theater festival, will be returning to New York for its 10th anniversary next month. It will take place January 9-29, 2018. Among the highlights of this year's lineup is a previously announced 20th anniversary production of Enda Walsh's Disco Pigs, ...
More than 6,500 theatre students and educators will head to Atlanta for the 2018 Junior theater festival, which takes place January 12-14. The event, which is the largest of its kind, unites young theatre lovers for a weekend of performances, workshops, and special events with Broadway guest stars.
Over 500 high school students and community theater enthusiasts will travel to Columbus to participate in the annual statewide MTA theatre festival and Convention being held at Mississippi University for women Jan. 11-14, 2018. This unique festival brings theaters from around the state to perform their ...
New Delhi: The capital has been playing host to an international theatre festival for children since December 3. But there isn't just enough audience even though it's happening at Bal Bhavan, right in the heart of the capital. Called Tifli, this festival is for children and the young. Artistes from South Korea, ...
PRINCETON -- Festival 56's production of the comedy "Sorry! Wrong Chimney," will run Thursday, Dec. 7, through Sunday, Dec. 10, at the Grace Performing arts Center, 316 S. Main St. In the romantic farce, newlywed husband David Tuttle moonlights as a department store Santa Claus so he can afford to ...
The Dramatists Guild of America has demonstrated its appreciation of Broadway Bound theatre festival's commitment to Playwrights by gifting all of BBTF's inaugural participants with complimentary memberships. "The Dramatists Guild mission is to protect the rights of playwrights and, as such, is in line ...
The opening show of the Deccan Herald theatre festival received a standing ovation at the Chowdiah Memorial Hall in Malleswaram on Sunday. Arundhati Nag, veteran theatre person and founder of Ranga Shankara, enthralled the audience with her performance of the central character in 'Mother ...
... and networking opportunities, the release said. A fundraiser will be held in January and a volunteer recruitment evening is also being planned. The Liverpool International theatre festival was founded in 1990. It is considered one of the top 10 amateur theatre festivals in the world, the news release said.
Cast and crew of Doubt Richland Northeast's PCA theatre students recently competed in the SC Theatre Association's high school theatre festival and Ten-Minute Playworks held at USC Aiken. Jazmine Rivera's play From Down Under and Trey Weaver's play, The Blind Side of Seeing, were two of the ...
The concept of a theatre festival in the city was pioneered by Deccan Herald three decades ago. Over the year, the festival has grown to become an iconic event in Bengaluru. Through the theatre festival, Deccan Herald encourages and promotes the city's talent, and provides a unique experience to theatre ...
Cut to theatre festivals, the city is hosting a first-of-its-kind event, which has not only chosen an alternative space to stage the plays, but is also showcasing the works of women directors from a different vantage point. Called Dum Dama Dum: children's Theatre and Reading Festival , the event is slated to ...
Nashik: 'Ashwamedh' theatre group popular for experimental theatre in Nashik has won the first prize in the divisional round of the 57th Maharashtra State Marathi theatre festival held last month. Ashwamedh won the award for their play 'Moon without sky'. 'Amrutatulya Jeevan Social Organization' won ...
Founded in 1955, Williamstown theatre festival earned the Tony Award for Outstanding Regional Theatre in 2002. Under artistic director Mandy Greenfield, WTF produces world-premiere plays as well as revivals of some of the great works of the Western theatrical canon. In 2015, the Festival launched a ...
While best known for memorable roles in movies (The Girl on the Train, The Help, American Beauty) and television (Mom, Masters of Sex, and The West Wing), in chairing the 2018Women's Voices theater festival Janney is supporting the American theater, where she honed her career. Janney served on ...
Founder and Executive Artistic Director Benjamin Davis announces today that submissions for the Third Annual Atlanta musical theatre festival (AMTF), to be held in August in Atlanta, will open on December 1, 2017. The deadline to submit new works is February 1, 2018. Selections will be announced in ...
Janney says, "I was humbled that the organizers of the inaugural women's Voices theater festival invited me to join the initial Honorary Committee and I'm happy to lend my support again. Theater nurtured my career--it's where I came into my own as an actor, and of course, Washington is a very special ...
Skaneateles quarterback Patrick Hackler looks back at Cleveland Hill's Chris Diem on his way to the winning touchdown during the ...
JONNO Comes to The 2018 Next Stage theatre festival After a successful world premiere at the 2016 Winnipeg Fringe Festival, JONNO by ...
Auburn's Theodore Brill accepts an award for best actor from Anne Frame at the Theatre Association of New York state's 58th annual theater ...
He said the success of the theatre festival in Cow Head is in large part thanks to both the local volunteers who have helped tirelessly through ...
Stage Right Theatrics, the country's only conservative theatre company, will present its second annual Conservative theatre festival from ...
From left: Will Rucker, Dina Janis, Natalie Redmond, and Marissa Hutton hope to lead the Dorset theatre festival to long-term artistic, financial, ...
ON Saturday October 28, Ugu District Municipality and the Department of arts and culture held its 2018 Ugu theatre festival in Umzinto under ...
Dorset theatre festival Announces New Leadership Team Following the success of its 40th Anniversary Season, Dorset theatre festival is ...
Warman, a bedroom community just outside of Saskatoon, is setting the stage this week for a gathering of community theatre troupes from ...
Dothan, Ala. - students from school's in the Southeast are coming together to showcase their theater and choral talents in The cultural arts ...
Bruka Theatre in Reno presents a four-day festival featuring four performances a day of unique and experimental theatrical productions.
A three-day theatre festival 'Devrang Utsav 2017' will be organised in the city. The theatre festival will kick-start on Thursday and will continue ...
After much criticism during its premiere in 2012, the Republican theater festival will be relaunched in the spring of 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia, ...
The Cockpit Presents: Voila! Europe, a non Brexit-fearing festival with a central mission to bust the barriers of language and showcase plays ...
Artistes enacting play on "Jina & Etiben" directed by Bendang Walling on the first night of the National theatre festival 2017 at Mokokchung ...
Following a lot of political fuss that led to changes in the repertoire and a boycott by artists, this year's Acre Fringe theater festival finally got ...
A co-production between the Dublin theatre festival and Noorderzon, it already epitomises the international reach of the festival platform, ...


 

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