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  1. BWW Review: THURGOOD at Geva TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rochester's Geva Theatre has followed its Wilson Stage season opener Hair with another production of weighty political significance. While Hair deals with the cultural and social impact of the hippy movement in the 19060's, Thurgood explores the life and legal/historical contributions of Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American to sit on the United States Supreme Court.

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  2. BWW Review: a Bronx Tale at Rochester Broadway Theatre LeaugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    If you've ever seen the movie or one-man-show version of A Bronx Tale you already know that it's a captivating, emotional story about a young working class man growing up during the doo-wop era of the 1960's who's torn between the opposing worlds of criminal life on the streets and the proverbial "straight and narrow." The musical adaptation of the story, featuring music by Alan Menken and a book by Chazz Palminteri pairs the emotional complexity of the film with spirited, high-energy song and dance numbers that make for a truly entertaining night at the theatre.

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  3. Photo Flash: First Look At The National Tour of a Bronx TaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    BroadwayWorld has a first look at the North American Tour of A BRONX TALE, the new musical featuring a book by Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri , music by Oscar, Grammy, and Tony Award winner Alan Menken , and lyrics by Grammy Award winner and Oscar and Tony Award nominee Glenn Slater , directed by two-time Oscar winner Robert De Niro and four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks , with choreography by Tony nominee Sergio Trujillo .

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  4. Mamie Parris, Bobby Conte Thornton & Heather Botts Will Lead Staged Reading of Austen's Pride MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Producers R. Erin Craig , Daniel Wallace and Trish Whitehurst just announced the new musical AUSTEN'S PRIDE will receive a staged reading presentation on Friday, October 19 at 1:30pm and Monday, October 22 at 12:00pm. Imagine being able to step into the mind of one of the world's greatest Authors as she completes her masterpiece... AUSTEN'S PRIDE springs to life as Jane Austen transforms her rough draft into a beloved classic.

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  5. Ying Quartet To Perform In CooperstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Cooperstown Summer Music Festival will conclude its twentieth anniversary season on Sunday, November 4 at 4pm at the Otesaga Resort Hotel with a performance by the celebrated and exuberant Ying Quartet. This 2018 finale, featuring masterworks by Haydn, Theofanides and Tchaikovsky is the last opportunity of the season to experience world-class music-making in an up close and personal setting overlooking beautiful Otsego Lake.

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  6. BWW Review: a Streetcar Named Desire at MuCCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Screen Plays , a unique gem within the Rochester theatre community, has brought to life one of the most iconic and ambitious works of the American theatre repertoire. Its famously heavy themes make it tough for any local theatre troupe to tackle, but the production currently playing at Rochester's Multi-Use Community Cultural Center is dynamic, well-staged, and impressively acted.

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  7. M&T Bank '18-19 Broadway Season To Start With Record-Breaking...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The 2018-2019 M&T Bank Broadway Season, presented by RBTL and Albert Nocciolino , will open with the launch of the National Tour of A BRONX TALE at RBTL's Auditorium Theatre. "We were thrilled to have been selected to launch two previous National Tours, THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME and SCHOOL OF ROCK," said Presenter, Albert Nocciolino .

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  8. BWW Review: Case Study of Allyship in the Agitators at Park Square TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony were friends for 45 years through tumultuous times. The strategic interests of their respective causes did not always align, which caused rifts between them.

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  9. BWW Review: Sleepy Hollow at Synetic TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    If you're of a certain age, your most vivid association with The Legend of Sleepy Hollow may be the 1949 animated Disney short. Picture a lanky, awkward, schoolmaster named Ichabod Crane and a burly, egotistical, bully named Brom Bones as they rival for the affections of the buxom, flirtatious Katrina Van Tassel.

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  10. Mosaic Theater Company Announces the AgitatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Mosaic Theater Company of DC is proud to announce the DC premiere of The Agitators by Mat Smart. This historical, yet extraordinarily topical play examines the 45-year friendship and occasional rivalry of two American icons- Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony.

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  11. BWW Review: Becoming Dr. Ruth at JCC CenterStage TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    It wouldn't be odd to presume that a one-woman show about America's most famous sex therapist would be mostly about...well, sex. While sex and the role it plays in our lives is certainly a part of the story, Becoming Dr. Ruth , currently playing at JCC's CenterStage, is much deeper than that.

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  12. BWW TV: Hear the Story and Watch a Sneak Peek of a Bronx Tale on TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rehearsals are underway for the upcoming North American Tour of A Bronx Tale , the new musical featuring a book by Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri , music by Oscar, Grammy, and Tony Award winner Alan Menken , and lyrics by Grammy Award winner and Oscar and Tony Award nominee Glenn Slater , directed by two-time Oscar winner Robert De Niro and four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks , with choreography by Tony nominee Sergio Trujillo . Following rehearsals in New York, the Company will have technical rehearsals and performances at the Auditorium Theater in Rochester, NY and performances at Proctors in Schenectady, NY in advance of the Official Tour Opening at the Hollywood Pantages in Los Angeles, CA on November 8, 2018.

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  13. Geva Theatre Center Announces the Line Up for the Festival of New Theatre 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Geva Theatre Center unveils its line-up for the Festival of New Theatre 2018 to be held in the Fielding Stage from October 29 - December 2. FONT 2018 is a vibrant and innovative mix of new works by some of the most exciting playwrights from across the country and around the corner and is part of Geva's ongoing commitment to developing and producing new work for the American theatre. FONT 2018 is a celebration of the theatrical imagination, an exciting glimpse into the creative process, and YOUR opportunity to contribute to the future of theatre in Rochester and around the world.

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  14. Blackfriars Theatre Presents the Rocky Horror ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Hailed by Time Magazine as "campy trash," Blackfriars Theatre is proud to present The Rocky Horror Show on October 26th - November 11th. This 70s cult classic will star Rochester's favorite local drag queen, Mrs. Kasha Davis, as the "Sweet Transvestite," Dr. Frank 'n' Furter.

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  15. BRAVURA, New Play About David Hochstein, Makes World Premiere This NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    BRAVURA: The Life and Death of David Hochstein will have nine performances between November 8 - 18 at the Multi-use Community Cultural Center : Thursday, November 8 - Saturday, November 10 at 7:30 PM; Wednesday, November 14 - Saturday, November 17 at 7:30 PM; and Sunday, November 11 & 18 at 2 PM. Advance tickets are $15, $20 at the door, and group discounts are available.

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  16. BWW Review: Hedwig and the Angry Inch at Lyric TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Rochester Fringe Festival is one of Upstate New York's cultural beacons . Each year it features performers known and unknown, showcasing everything from improv theatre to modern dance, macabre storytelling to interactive variety shows.

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  17. Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with De Niro, Palminteri, Zaks & the National Tour of a Bronx TaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rehearsals began this week in New York for the upcoming North American Tour of A Bronx Tale , the new musical featuring a book by Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri , music by Oscar, Grammy, and Tony Award winner Alan Menken , and lyrics by Grammy Award winner and Oscar and Tony Award nominee Glenn Slater , directed by two-time Oscar winner Robert De Niro and four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks , with choreography by Tony nominee Sergio Trujillo . Following rehearsals in New York, the Company will have technical rehearsals and performances at the Auditorium Theater in Rochester, NY and performances at Proctors in Schenectady, NY in advance of the Official Tour Opening at the Hollywood Pantages in Los Angeles, CA on November 8, 2018.

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  18. BWW Review: Anna in the Tropics at Blackfriars TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The building that was once Rochester's Blackfriars Theatre is no more. Instead you'll find a muggy, stifling cigar factory in one of Tampa's thriving Hispanic communities right on the cusp of the Great Depression.

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  19. Award-Winning Solo Show MO-TO-THE-ONCLE Returns To KeyBank Rochester Fringe FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Last year's favorite Mo-to-the-oncle returns to the 2018 KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival on Saturday, September 15 at 6 p.m. and Sunday, September 16 at 4 p.m. at the School of the Arts Ensemble Theatre . Tickets are $15 at rochesterfringe.com , where more information is also available.

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  20. Massaoke Will Take Fringe Song RequestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    One of the highlights of the KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival is sure to be its free, outdoor performances of Massaoke at Parcel 5 for Friday & Saturday on the Fringe, September 14 & 15. What started in a London pub in 2011 has exploded into a global phenomenon that's making its North American debut at Fringe. Massaoke is a live band that plays the best-loved "hairbrush" anthems from the 60s to today while the crowd sings along, guided by big-screen lyrics.

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