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The Atlanta Opera presents Puccini's classic, and possibly most famous opera, La bohème. (more...)


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WASHINGTON)—Washington National Opera (WNO) today announced details for the fourth season of the American Opera Initiative, its comprehensive commissioning program that brings contemporary American st... (more...)


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BootStrap Theater Foundation is pleased to announce the world premiere of 'Arctic Requiem: The Story of Luke Cole and Kivalina' created by Sharmon J. Hilfinger and Joan McMillen, directed by Tracy War... (more...)


Cabrillo Music Theatre's DAMN YANKEES Opens 10/16 at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts PlazaCabrillo Music Theatre's DAMN YANKEES Opens 10/16 at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
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You don't have to make a deal with the devil to find laughs, love, baseball and heart. Just come out to the theatre, as Cabrillo Music Theatre kicks off the 2015-2016 season with a brand-new productio... (more...)


JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Third Performance Added at Washington PavilionJOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Third Performance Added at Washington Pavilion
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The Husby Performing Arts Center at The Washington Pavilion is delighted to announce that due to popular demand we have added a third performance of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT. (more...)


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by Jan Nargi - August 22, 2015

The sex may be in the heels, but in KINKY BOOTS the fun is in Cyndi Lauper's Tony and Grammy Award-winning score, a bouncy pop techno-disco party which keeps the musical's pedestrian plot from (ahem) ... (more...)


Adrienne Haan to Make Carnegie Hall Debut with TEHORAH This OctoberAdrienne Haan to Make Carnegie Hall Debut with TEHORAH This October
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