Announcing The Nominees For The 2015 Central Texas Excellence In Theatre Awards
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Announcing The Nominees For The 2015 Central Texas Excellence In Theatre Awards

The nominations for the Central Texas Excellence in Theatre Awards are gathered by Austin theatre writers from Austin Entertainment Weekly, Central Texas Live Theatre and Broadway World Austin.  The Final Awards will be selected by the nominees and recipients of the 2014 Central Texas Excellence In Theatre Awards. For the first time, the Central Texas Excellence … Continue reading

Happy Thanksgiving From Austin Entertainment Weekly
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Happy Thanksgiving From Austin Entertainment Weekly

This Thanksgiving we at Austin Entertainment Weekly are so thankful for all of the fantastic theatre taking place here in Central Texas. Our nominating committee is busy compiling the list of nominees for this years Central Texas Excellence In Theatre Awards which will be announced tomorrow November 27, 2015. This year we are thrilled to … Continue reading

Better Late Than Never….. Austin Playhouse’s The Norwegians by Pearson Kashlak
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Better Late Than Never….. Austin Playhouse’s The Norwegians by Pearson Kashlak

No one can say the Austin theatre community didn’t get into the Halloween spirit this year. I saw five local stage productions this October and all but one of them directly involved a murderer (more often murderers) of some kind. What is it about this time of year that lets us get away with this? … Continue reading

The Importance of Being Earnest, Is An Honest Good Time by Olin Meadows
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The Importance of Being Earnest, Is An Honest Good Time by Olin Meadows

Cucumber Sandwiches, lost handbags and mistaken identity that is Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest in a nutshell. The Importance of Being Earnest is by and far one of the funniest plays ever written. I have seen productions that make you laugh until your sides hurt, and I have seen productions that let you … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview: The Cast Of Rudolf The Musical Coming To The Long Center This Thanksgiving!
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Exclusive Interview: The Cast Of Rudolf The Musical Coming To The Long Center This Thanksgiving!

You know Dasher and Dancer, Donder and Blitzen… But do you know the most famous Reindeer of all? Well you can know! Austin Entertainment Weekly Editor Olin Meadows spent a few minutes with the cast of the fantastic “Rudolf The Musical.” Which is touring across the US this holiday season and making an early stop … Continue reading