THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: May 12-20
Whether you've been living under a rock for the past week, or you're just in the mood for a recap of everything theatre, BroadwayWorld's new feature, 'This Week in Pictures' is here to satisfy your end of the week fix. Take a look below to catch up on the latest happenings from the Great White Way to the West End (and everywhere in between) with coverage of press events, rehearsals, opening nights and more!
For last week's biggest events: visit THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: May 1-6
Late last week, The Broadway Show League kicked off its 57th season with Catch Me If You Can star Aaron Tveit and former New York Yankee player Jeff Nelson collectively throwing out the first pitch of the season. Joining them in the game were Broadway favorites including Will Swenson, Greg Jbara, Edie Falco, Billy Crudup, Tom Wopat, Mitchell Jarvis, Chad Kimball, Darren Ritchie and more! Click here for more photos from the event.
On May 12, SPIDER-MAN Turn Off The Dark unveiled the new version of the mega musical. The official opening night of the new SPIDER-MAN Turn Off The Dark is set for Tuesday, June 14th at the Foxwoods Theatre (213 West 42nd Street). Tickets are now on sale through October 2, 2011, with group tickets on sale through January 8, 2012. Click here for full coverage.
Karen Ziemba. Photo Credit: Monica Simoes
On May 15, the 2011 Fred and Adele Astaire Awards were held at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts at NYU. The Fred & Adele Astaire Awards are the only awards to recognize excellence in dance & choreography on Broadway and in film. On hand to celebrate were some of Broadway and film's greatest talents including Daniel Radcliffe, Benjamin Millepied, Sutton Foster, Christie Brinkley, Bebe Neuwirth, Lee Roy Reams, Ava Astaire, Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit and more. Click here for full coverage of the event!
- Berklee College of Music, Little Kids Rock and NYCDOE Partner for Amp Up NYC Initiative
- Photo Flash: First Look at Ruby In The Dust's DORIAN GRAY at Riverside Studios
- The Ensemble Theatre to Stage THE OLD SETTLER, 5/3-6/1
- Painting and Poetry to Mingle at COM's International Poetry Day Celebration with Anya Ezhevskaya, 4/22
- Eddie Bruce to Celebrate Mother's Day with Dinner and Show at the Parx Casino, 5/11