Yearly Archives: 2012

Celebration Theatre’s THE COLOR PURPLE Earns Rave Reviews…L.A. production ‘…Hottest Ticket in Town’!

The Celebration Theatre is getting rave reviews for their just opened THE COLOR PURPLE. One of the first Regional Theatre productions in the world, The Celebration looks to have a major hit on their hands, with the Broadway tuner that features a book by Marsha Norman, and music and lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis,… Read more » Austin Price Stars in ALL SHOOK UP! at Cumberland County Playhouse Opening 3/16 reports that the Nashville area better get ready for a hip-swiveling, lip-curling, rock ‘n’ rolling good time as audiences at Crossville’s Cumberland County Playhouse are transported to 1955 in ALL SHOOK UP, running March 16-May 12. The Cumberland County Playhouse combines a resident professional company and a staff of 16 with more than 100… Read more »

“The Raven”: Edgar Allan Poe Feature Film Puts Focus on Musical ‘Nevermore’

EDGAR ALLAN POE’S NEVERMORE is a brilliant musical magnification of the macabre author’s last moments, as his strange past comes back to vivid life. Featuring music by Matt Conner, with lyrics adapted from the writings of Edgar Allan Poe, and book by Grace Barnes, the show was originally produced by the Tony® Award-winning Signature Theatre…. Read more »

LA STAGE TIMES: A Celebration Of THE COLOR PURPLE, Opening March 9 at…The Celebration

As the first wave of regional, community theatre and school productions of THE COLOR PURPLE begin to open across North America, thousands of actors, designers, and audience members are collectively experiencing the epic beauty of the musical adaptation of this beloved story. TRW is the exclusive representative of THE COLOR PURPLE’s musical adaptation, which was… Read more »

How the Heck Did You Become a Pirate? Houston’s Main Street Theatre Knows!

The Main Street Theatre for Youth, in Houston, TX, is about to embark on their month-long voyage aboard the good ship HOW I BECAME A PIRATE! Arrrrrrrguably the greatest TYA musical ever to sail the stage, this irresistible new musical adventure is based on the super-popular kid’s book of the same name. The Main Street… Read more »

Kansas City Cast Working Out at Home Before Bringing LUCKY DUCK to NYC

Kansas City’s Coterie Theatre is busy at home prepping their defining production of TYA@TRW’s sparkling new LUCKY DUCK. Kansas City audiences can catch the one-night-only performance of the musical at 7 p.m. March 8 at the Folly Theater, in KC. The musical comedy, with its Kansas City cast, rolls into NYC’s New Victory Theater, March… Read more »

Johnny Cash’s 80th Birthday Bashes Highlight the RING OF FIRE Legend’s Permanent Cool Status

That Johnny Cash remains a superstar almost ten years after his death in 2003 is proof-positive that he has achieved a level of ‘cool’ that is nearly unmatched in the history of popular music. He is revered by artists from across the spectrum of musical styles.  On what would have been his 80th birthday, February… Read more »

Lucky us! LUCKY DUCK is Coming to 42nd & Broadway’s New Victory Theatre: B’WAY Press Goes Quackers!!

TRW’s delightfully daffy LUCKY DUCK is landing in NYC after a cross-country migration from its hugely successful production at The Coterie Theatre in Kansas City, MO. And lucky for us here at the TRW World Headquarters, the show will be alighting at The New Victory Theatre, just around the corner! And the Broadway press can’t… Read more »

Theatrical Rights Worldwide is Proud to Announce the Release of THE COLOR PURPLE

New York, NY, 2-27-2012: Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW) is proud to announce the immediate availability of Stock & Amateur rights for THE COLOR PURPLE. TRW is the exclusive representative of THE COLOR PURPLE’s musical adaptation, which was nominated for eleven Tony® Awards and played 910 performances in its two and a half year run on… Read more »