The Muny Announces Naming of Broadhurst Pavilion and Purina Plaza

The Muny Announces Naming of Broadhurst Pavilion and Purina Plaza

Following the previously announced acquisition of a $4 million gift from Barbara and Andrew Taylor in February of 2019, and the previously announced acquisition of a $2 million... Details
An Inspired ‘Feast’ Melds Myth and Culture for Virtuoso Solo Show

An Inspired ‘Feast’ Melds Myth and Culture for Virtuoso Solo Show

By Lynn VenhausIt is tempting to use food metaphors to describe “Feast.” After all, we are the invited guests at a banquet presided over by... Details
Upstream Theater Presents Refuge and Reconciliation on You Tube

Upstream Theater Presents Refuge and Reconciliation on You Tube

To close our first (and we hope only) virtual season, we offer another retrospective of some of our past shows that explore themes related to... Details
TWFestSTL 2021 Announces ‘The Moon and Beyond’ Theme for Aug. 19-29 Programming

TWFestSTL 2021 Announces ‘The Moon and Beyond’ Theme for Aug. 19-29 Programming

Imagine “The Glass Menagerie” performed where it first began. A site-specific production at the historic “Tennessee,” the Westminster Place apartment  in the Central West End... Details
The Rep and The Black Rep Team Up for Roundtable with Playwright Lynn Nottage

The Rep and The Black Rep Team Up for Roundtable with Playwright Lynn Nottage

The Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright visits St. Louis to discuss her timely and important works, being presented locally by both theatre groups  ST. LOUIS (June 18, 2021)... Details
Quirky ‘Here Lies Henry’ May Tell You Something You Don’t Know

Quirky ‘Here Lies Henry’ May Tell You Something You Don’t Know

By Lynn VenhausOh the irony. Henry, who is an off-kilter sort, likes to sing “On the Sunny Side of the Street” when his life is... Details
Stages St. Louis Announces ‘In the Heights’ To Be Part of 2022 Season

Stages St. Louis Announces ‘In the Heights’ To Be Part of 2022 Season

In celebration of the reopening of live theatre in St. Louis and their 35th Anniversary Season,STAGES St. Louis has announced their 2022 Season will feature... Details
The Muny Announces Select Principal Casting for 103rd Season

The Muny Announces Select Principal Casting for 103rd Season

The Muny announced today 27 principal cast members for its 2021season in Forest Park. Complete company casting will be announced throughout June and July.After what... Details
Take Ten: Ellie Schwetye Returns to Directing ‘Here Lies Henry’

Take Ten: Ellie Schwetye Returns to Directing ‘Here Lies Henry’

By Lynn VenhausAs an ever-busy presence in the St. Louis theater community, Ellie Schwetye has created a diverse body of work -- acting, directing, producing... Details
The Rep Kicks Off 2021-2022 Season With World Premiere of ‘Dreaming Zenzile’

The Rep Kicks Off 2021-2022 Season With World Premiere of ‘Dreaming Zenzile’

Based on the life of Miriam Makeba  Grammy-nominated singer Somi stars in co-production that will travel the U.S. The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis (The... Details