Off-Broadway News & Features - September 2021

Gazillion Bubble Show
'Gazillion Bubble Show' to return off Broadway
This news won't burst your bubble! Gazillion Bubble Show will return to New World Stages this fall, with performances resuming November 5. Gazillion Bubble Show is a 65-minute interactive show... Read more
Sanctuary City
'Sanctuary City' extends Off-Broadway run, with Julian Elijah Martinez joining the cast
New York Theatre Workshop's production of Sanctuary City has been extended through October 17, one week later than the original closing date. It began performances at the Lucille Lortel Theatre... Read more
Fiasco Theater
Fiasco Theater announces 2021-22 season
Fiasco Theater has announced its 2021-22 season, including a mix of new works and classic plays. Its fall offerings include two one-night events and one three-night event designed to let the audience... Read more
Drew McVety and Thom Sesma
'A Sherlock Carol' announces Off-Broadway casting
A Sherlock Carol has announced casting for its Off-Broadway premiere. The play begins previews at New World Stages November 11 ahead of an opening night on November 22, and it will run for eight... Read more
Elena Hurst, Wesley T. Jones, Francis Jue, Karl Kenzler, and Tiffany Rachelle Stewart
'Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992' announces Off-Broadway casting
Casting has been announced for the Signature Theatre production of Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992. Tiffany Rachelle Stewart, Karl Kenzler, Lucille Lortel Award winner Francis Jue, Wesley T. Jones, and... Read more
DeLanna Studi, Solea Pfeiffer, Faith Salie
Audible Theater announces three new shows in its fall season
Audible Theater has announced three more shows in its fall season at the Minetta Lane Theatre, including two three-night events, And So We Walked and An Evening with Solea Pfeiffer, and one four-week... Read more
Soho Repertory Theater
Soho Repertory Theater announces 2021-22 season
Soho Repertory Theater has announced its 2021-22 season, which kicks off in November and goes through June. It includes three full-length productions, including two world premiere plays and one New... Read more
Allen Lewis Rickman
‘The Essence’ to premiere off Broadway at WP Theater
UPDATE: This production has been postponed indefinitely. The long-running comedy The Essence has played to success at the New York International Fringe Festival as well as throughout the northeastern... Read more
Holden William Hagelberger
Newcomer Holden William Hagelberger to play the title role in ‘Trevor: The Musical” off Broadway
Holden William Hagelberger, a 13-year-old Sugarland, Texas native, will play the title role in Trevor: The Musical off Broadway. Hagelberger was cast from a virtual nationwide casting call that... Read more
Love Actually
'Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody' to open off Broadway in November
To us, it's perfect! Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody will return to the Jerry Orbach Theater at the Theater Center off Broadway in November. Preview performances will begin November 24... Read more
Wallace Shawn
Wallace Shawn’s ‘The Fever’ to reopen the Minetta Lane Theatre in October
Audible Theatre and The New Group will produce Wallace Shawn’s Obie Award-winning play The Fever, the first live play to show on Audible’s Off-Broadway stage, in October. The production will run... Read more
Victoria Clark
'Kimberly Akimbo' musical announces full Off-Broadway casting
Atlantic Theater Company has announced casting for Kimberly Akimbo, a new musical with book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire and music by Jeanine Tesori. The show is set to start preview... Read more
Arnie Burton
Arnie Burton joins cast of 'Fairycakes' off Broadway
Arnie Burton has joined the cast of Fairycakes at the Greenwich House Theater. Burton will replace previously announced cast member Brooks Ashmanskas, who has departed the show to pursue a television... Read more