Monthly Archives: September 2011

NO DOGS ALLOWED Booked for Omaha Rose Theater in ’12!

Omaha, Nebraska’s Rose Theater is committed to enriching the lives of children and families through live theater and arts education. In addition to being the only resident, touring, professional theatre company in Omaha, the Rose is committed to making a positive difference in their city. The organization makes sure that the Rose is accessible to… Read more »

HOW I BECAME A PIRATE is a Runaway Hit for TYAs!

Box office booty is rolling in everywhere the rollicking musical HOW I BECAME A PIRATE is playing! From Florida to Kansas to California and everywhere in-between, this shiver-me-timbers tuner is a truly irresistible adaptation of the beloved children’s book of the same name. Ever popular with youthful theatre-goers, HOW I BECAME A PIRATE can give… Read more »

‘Awesome Allie: First Kid Astronaut’ is ready for lift-off!

TRW is proud to announce the acquisition and release of the terrific new TYA tuner AWESOME ALLIE: FIRST KID ASTRONAUT. This high-flying musical was a smash hit at NYC’s Vital Theatre (PINKALICIOUS) and is now available for licensing throughout the world. From the pens of  Scott Elmegreen (book) and Drew Fornarola (music & lyrics), AWESOME… Read more »

LUCKY DUCK to Land in NYC! New Vic to Host the TYA Phenom in 2012

New York City’s New Victory Theater has landed Theatre for Young Audiences phenomenon LUCKY DUCK! Featuring music by Henry Krieger, lyrics by Bill Russell, and book by Bill Russell & Jeffrey Hatcher, this bright and brilliant TYA tuner was produced in 2010 by the Coterie Theatre in Kansas City, directed by Artistic Director Jeff Church,… Read more »

ADDAMS FAMILY Tour to Launch in NOLA! reports today that the first National Tour of the Broadway hit THE ADDAMS FAMILY will begin at the Mahalia Jackson Theatre in New Orleans, LA on September 15, before hitting the road for an extended North American jaunt. The much anticipated tour is currently booked through August of 2012. Get all the casting, tour… Read more »

‘Breaking Up’ Book Writer Writes Book!

TRW’s rollicking and romantic musical BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO boasts an unforgettable score featuring Neil Sedaka’s incredible catalogue of smash hits. The show has a bright and bouncy original book by Ben H. Winters who has just published “Bedbugs: A Novel.” Check out the 9/14/2011 Metro article noting the release of Ben’s new… Read more »