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St. James Theatre (New York, NY)
246 West 44th St.

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Based on Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare

Photo Flash: First Look at ON YOUR FEET!'s New 'Emilio' - Ektor Rivera!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

Puerto Rican performer Ektor Rivera - winner of the Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony and Simon Fuller reality series 'Q'Viva! The Chosen' - recently made his Broadway debut as Emilio Estefan in ON YOUR FEET!, the new Broadway musical based on the life story of seven-time GRAMMY winning international superstar Gloria Estefan and her husband, 19-time GRAMMY winning producer-musician-entrepreneur Emilio Estefan. Rivera joins Theater World Award-winning Cuban-American actress Ana Villafañe as Gloria Estefan. BroadwayWorld has a first look at him in action below! (more...)

The Old Laundry Theatre Announces Autumn Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

The Old Laundry Theatre, Bowness-on-Windermere, in the heart of the Lake District, announces its exciting and diverse Autumn season including GRIFF RHYS JONES' first solo comedy tour with his brand new show Jones And Smith. ALAN AYCKBOURN directs the first major revival of his classic comedy Henceforward. And, as part of Beatrix Potter's 150th anniversary year, The Old Laundry Theatre presents a new adaptation of Eric Pringle's insightful play Meeting Bea. (more...)

BWW Review: GREASE Plays it Cool at The Academy Playhouse
by Kristen Morale - Jul 26, 2016

Right on the heels of A Chorus Line's final performance last weekend, Grease continues a wonderful summer season at the Playhouse by bringing youthful energy and pizazz to a show that is on almost everyone's list of favorite musicals. This production brings together a rather large cast whose energy and eagerness to present what they have all been working so hard on is evident in the characters they play in the midst of all the hullaballoo and teenage angst that Grease already is. (more...)

Laura Osnes, Mark Masri and the Utah Valley Symphony to Perform at SCERA Shell
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

The SCERA Shell Outdoor Theater will offer a triple treat Saturday Aug. 20 when the Utah Valley Symphony accompanies Tony Award-nominated Broadway star Laura Osnes and classical/crossover tenor Mark Masri in a night that promises Broadway, pop, classical, American standards and inspirational music. (more...)

The Hills are Alive in Fort Worth with SOUND OF MUSIC Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2016

Presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth, a lavish new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, directed by three-time Tony Award® winner Jack O'Brien, will make its Fort Worth debut at Bass Performance Hall on August 17-21 as part of a North American tour. Tickets start at $44 and are on sale now! (more...)

NYMT's PRODIGY Cast Recording Hits No. 6 on iTunes Soundtrack Charts
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2016

Auburn Jam Records and National Youth Music Theatre have just released the Original Cast Recording of Prodigy, the new musical from Jake Brunger and Pippa Cleary. The recording was released today 25th July, with CDs available to purchase at prodigy.auburnjam.co.uk, and digital copies available to download via all major online retailers, including iTunes, where the album is currently at No. 6 and climbing on the soundtrack charts. (more...)

BWW Interview: Tenor Barry Banks Counts Himself Lucky
by Erica Miner - Jul 25, 2016

From his early youth in Staffordshire, UK, Barry Banks had a burning desire to sing. (more...)

BWW Review: National Tour Of Webber's PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Is A Dream Come True
by Jeffrey Walker - Jul 25, 2016

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA I just experienced at the Kennedy Center renewed my faith in the show: it is a delight for all the senses, possesses dazzling stagecraft, and is performed by a cast that mines the romance, danger, and intrigue from the story and score. I declare this production a dream come true. Chris Mann, formerly a contestant on THE VOICE headlines the show in the title role, performing with mystery and power. His Christine on the night I attended, Kaitlyn Davis, was stunning, as well. (more...)

Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Forms Diversity Council, Signs Opportunity Pledge
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2016

Buffalo, NY -- The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra today announced the formation of a Diversity Council as an outgrowth of its burgeoning community engagement program and that the Board of Trustees voted unanimously to sign Mayor Byron Brown's Opportunity Pledge.   (more...)

BWW Review: BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL at DCPA
by Chris Arneson - Jul 25, 2016

Beautiful - The Carole King Musical is one of those shows where you can't help but fall in love with the nostalgia of it all. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Meet the Company of NYMF's MIDNIGHT AT THE NEVER GET
by Richard Ridge - Jul 25, 2016

One of the most eagerly awaited new shows of this year's New York Musical Festival (NYMF) is the special event 'Midnight at the Never Get' which will be presented at 42WEST (514 West 42nd Street) for three (3) performances: Thursday, July 28 @ 9pm; Sunday, July 31 @ 9pm; Monday, August 1 @ 8pm. Produced by Michael Chase Gosselin, the musical is conceived by and starring Sam Bolen and Mark Sonnenblick, with musical direction and arrangements by Adam Podd, choreography by Andrew Palermo and directed by Max Friedman. Audiences will be transformed back to 1965 when they enter the venue to the back room of The Never Get.  Featuring a sultry score fashioned after the American Songbook, 'Midnight at The Never Get' imagines two men who never existed at a time that very much did. (more...)

23rd Annual Lotus World Music & Arts Festival Announces their 2016 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2016

Over 30 global artists take the stage September 15-18 in Bloomington, Indiana, for the 23rd annual Lotus World Music & Arts Festival. Over 30 international artists come together September 15 - 18 in Bloomington, Indiana, for the 23rd annual Lotus World Music & Arts Festival.  The four-day festival packs eight downtown venues with internationally recognized artists representing over 20 countries, including Zimbabwe, Israel, Ghana, Sudan, Argentina, Ethiopia, Finland, Hungary, and Mongolia.  The Music Is as diverse as the countries represented by the artists, with notes of anything from Finnish folk music, timple, classical Indian sarod, reggae, American roots, Irish traditional, east African Afro-pop, Yemenite folk-electronica, Swedish hip hop, and more. (more...)

BWW Review: SEUSSICAL, THE MUSICAL Is Lively Event
by Marietta Lunceford - Jul 23, 2016

ACTA theatre is presenting SEUSSICAL, THE MUSICAL now through July 31. A mixture of characters from several different stories by Dr. Seuss, with a through line that involves Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and JoJo, a small boy from Whoville, SEUSSICAL is fast paced and fun. Running July 21, 22, 23 and 28, 29 and 30 at 7:00pm and July 24 and 31 at 2:30, contact the theatre at 205-655-3902 or go to www.actatheater.com for more information. Last night's audience was full, but with such a large cast that is to be expected. If you want to see SEUSSICAL you need to call asap! (more...)

Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance Company Holds Back on the Block Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2016

After more than a decade of anticipation and renovations, Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance Company finds its way back to the very block where they were founded over forty years ago. To celebrate their return this one-night-only affair includes live music and dance. On July 30th, 2016 at 8:00 PM, the night begins with a performance lineup at the Salvatore Capezio Theater at Peridance in the East Village, and then moves to their new dance studio on East 4th Street for a reception. Artistic Director and Choreographer, Enrique Cruz DeJesus, showcases his work this evening with a range of dances from the abstract to the dramatic for which the company is known. (more...)

LITTLE WOMEN at Seacoast Rep this August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2016

The musical, which opens August 5, is an adaptation of the classic autobiographical novel by Louisa May Alcott.  Alcott grew up amid economic struggle and intellectual ferment to become a successful writer and early feminist. Her story of the fictional March family depicts the passionate ambition of the youthful Jo March and the emotional journey she takes with her three sisters. (more...)

New Children's Theatre Launch BEYOND IMAGINATION
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2016

Imagine Project, a brand new children's theatre company focusing on gender equity, diversity, and inclusion, will launch its new company with Beyond Imagination, a gala event on Sunday, August 21, 2016 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the Colony Theatre Company in Burbank, CA. Imagine Project will be the only union theatre company in Los Angeles dedicated solely to children's programming. The event is free and open to the public but RSVP registration is required at imagineprojectca.com/eventbrite. The evening will feature complimentary food, wine, live entertainment, and an auction. Dress code is "cocktail swanky." Actor Jeffrey Landman, best known as Billy Hill in the Halloween film franchise, will serve as MC for the gala. John Achorn, Karl Ramsey, and Juliette Storace, of the Commedia dell'Arte Studio Zanni, will also perform. The launch event will serve as a fundraiser for the new theatre company. Proceeds will be used to fund production costs for The Tale of Turandot by Armina LaManna, Imagine Project's inaugural production slated for early 2017. (more...)

Award Winning Musical AYN RAND IN LOVE Debuts at MCL Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2016

MCL Chicago Artistic Director Alex Garday is proud to present a world premiere comedic musical Ayn Rand in Love as part of the summer series. Ayn Rand in Love tells the story of a young Ayn Rand falling in what one would call love (she would not) with the charismatic Frank O'Connor. Taking some truth from her early days working with MGM Studios, the musical has all the glitz and glamour of an MGM classic of the late 1920s. When Ayn Rand sees something of value to her, she knows how to get it ­ and a job at MGM, Frank O'Connor, and another lover are no exception. The production runs approximately 90 minutes with no intermission. (more...)

Amanda Horvath and Courtney Mack to Star in Underscore Theatre's TONYA AND NANCY: THE ROCK OPERA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2016

Underscore Theatre Company, in association with Harborside Films, is pleased to present the Chicago premiere of TONYA AND NANCY: THE ROCK OPERA, a dark musical comedy based on the infamous 1990's Tonya Harding/Nancy Kerrigan 'knee whack' ice skating scandal. (more...)

Pittsburgh CLO Welcomes the Rodman Street Missionary Baptist Church Choir to AIDA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2016

Pittsburgh CLO is proud to announce the Pittsburgh CLO debut of the Rodman Street Missionary Baptist Church choir throughout the run of Elton John & Tim Rice's AIDA,July 26-31 at the Benedum Center. Director of Worship & Arts, Alton Mitchell, will lead 19 members of the choir as they perform "Gods Love Nubia" with the cast under the direction of Pittsburgh CLO Music Director Tom Helm. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2016: BWW Q&A - Gobsmacked
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 21, 2016

We speak to the creators of Gobsmacked which is heading to the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe. (more...)

VIDEO: Alliance Theatre Livestreams Casey Nicholaw, Cast and Creatives Previewing THE PROM
by Michael Dale - Jul 21, 2016

The Broadway-bound musical is about what happens when a group of forgotten celebrities lend their support to a lesbian couple wanting to attend their prom. (more...)

Walt Disney Records to Release PETE'S DRAGON Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, 8/12
by Movies News Desk - Jul 21, 2016

Walt Disney Records is set to release PETE'S DRAGON original motion picture soundtrack on August 12, 2016. (more...)

Laura Benanti, Sheldon Harnick and More to Celebrate SHE LOVES ME Album at Barnes & Noble
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2016

Ghostlight Records will celebrate the cast album of the critically acclaimed Broadway revival of SHE LOVES ME with a special in-store performance and CD signing at Barnes & Noble on Wednesday, August 3 at 7:00 PM featuring Laura Benanti, Jane Krakowski and other cast members, featuring the show's lyricist Sheldon Harnick as special guest. (more...)

Arnetia Walker, Michael Cumpsty and More Set for MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM at Two River Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2016

Two River Theater announces the cast and creative team for its production of August Wilson's Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson. The production will run September 10-October 9, 2016, with the opening night on Friday, September 16 at 8pm. (more...)

BWW Interview: Obioma Ugoala On Joining MOTOWN THE MUSICAL
by Marianka Swain - Jul 20, 2016

Actor Obioma Ugoala has appeared in numerous RSC productions, including Richard II, Henry IV Part 1 & II and Henry V, as well Holy Warriors at the Globe and The Physicists at the Donmar. His screen credits include Doctors on the BBC and Disney's upcoming live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast. He has recently joined the West End cast of Motown the Musical, playing soul legend Smokey Robinson. (more...)

St. Bart's 2016 Summer Festival to Continue with Music by Gabriel Faure
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2016

The 22nd annual Summer Festival continues on Sunday, August 7, at 11 am with a service of sacred music for sopranos and altos by Gabriel Fauré including his Messe Basse. (more...)

Philadelphia's Azuka Theatre Becomes First in U.S. with Pay-What-You-Decide All Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2016

Azuka Theatre invites audiences to pay-what-you-decide for the entire 2016-2017 theater season with an innovative new approach to ticketing. A city that celebrates so many historic "firsts" is the perfect place to launch the only full-season model of this kind in the United States. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2016: BWW Q&A - Who Is Tahirih
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 20, 2016

We speak to Delia Olam about her 2016 Edinburgh Fringe show 'Just let the wind untie my perfumed hair...or WHO IS TÁHIRIH?'. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2016: BWW Q&A - Apocalypse Cruise Ship Love Affair
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 20, 2016

We talk to musical director/co-writer Theo McCabe about 2016 Edinburgh Fringe show Apocalypse Cruise Ship Love Affair. (more...)

BWW Review: GroundWorks Dance Theater Astounding at Cain Park
by Roy Berko - Jul 18, 2016

The indoor-outdoor Alma Theatre was seasonally comfortable with almost all of the seats full on opening night of Groundworks Dance Theater's 14 th annual performance at the Cleveland Heights hilly, tree-covered Cain Park. What the participants didn't know was that the almost always proficient Groundworks Dance Theater was about to let loose with what assuredly was one their finest performances. (more...)

THE FIREWORKS Debut New Video 'All the Time' from New EP
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2016

Shelflife is proud to bring you the Black and Blue EP, the first release by London and Brighton-based group The Fireworks since their debut LP, 2015's Switch Me On. (more...)

Downstairs Cabaret Theatre to Present BORN TO RUN IN THE USA This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2016

Downstairs Cabaret Theatre is pleased to announce a limited three-show only engagement of the Born to Run in the USA, a high-energy salute to American rock and roll icon Bruce Springsteen. (more...)

Walt Disney Records to Release ELENA OF AVALOR Soundtrack EP 7/22
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2016

Walt Disney Records announces the ELENA OF AVALOR soundtrack EP available July 22. The EP features 7 songs from the highly anticipated Disney Channel animated series 'Elena of Avalor' which premieres July 22 (more...)

SOUTH PACIFIC Opens July 29th at SCERA Shell
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2016

The SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre will transport its audiences from the backdrop of the Wasatch Mountains to the lush flora of the tropics when "South Pacific" playsJuly 29 to Aug. 13 under the deft touch of veteran director Jerry Elison. (more...)

TheatreZone Stages Gershwin's Political Satire OF THEE I SING AT YOU
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2016

Find out the answer when non-profit Equity group TheatreZone and Florida Gulf Coast University Bower School of Music and The Arts debut George Gershwin's legendary political satire Of Thee I Sing in the intimate 190-seat U.Tobe Recital Hall on the campus of FGCU in Fort Myers in October. (more...)

BWW Interview: Kerry James, Junior Moves on the Music World with 'Mother and I'
by Tory Gates - Jul 17, 2016

'Mother you raised me till the end of time you always be mine' When I sing the words, and you hear it you think the same thing I think.' (more...)

WE'VE ONLY JUST BEGUN: CARPENTERS REMEMBERED Arrives at Downey Theatre on August 13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2016

Starring Singer Michelle Berting Brett, Show Celebrates the Music of the Top-Selling Band of the 1970's As City of Downey Marks 60th Anniversary We've Only Just Begun: Carpenters Remembered, the definitive celebration of the seminal brother and sister duo the Carpenters in words and music, is set for a one-night-only performance at The Downey Theatre in Downey, CA on Saturday night, August 13 at 8:00PM. Led by singer Michelle Berting Brett and accompanied by a live, seven-piece Nashville band directed by Harry Sharpe, the show re-creates the Carpenters' original sound, presenting an intimate behind-the-scenes portrait of one of the most successful recording acts of all time.   (more...)

Greencard Wedding and Blues Singer Ainsley Matich to Play The Way Station
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2016

Indie folk rock band Greencard Wedding (Jody Christopherson and Ryan McCurdy of ONCE) is coming back to Brooklyn with whiskey soaked heart soaring harmonies and company from the Big Easy. Join the internationally influenced duo, as they play a double bill with visiting New Orleans blues singer Ainsley Matich at one of Brooklyn's best music venues, The Way Station, referred to by locals as 'The Dr. Who Bar'. (more...)

BWW Preview: Columbus Moving Company's MIXTAPE to Display Modern Love
by Hannah Herner - Jul 15, 2016

Music Is the soundtrack of our lives, and becomes especially personal when encapsulated in a mixtape. It measures where we've been and where we'd like to go, telling a story. Columbus Moving Company will tell a young woman's story through dance in its production of Mixtape this weekend. (more...)

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE and More Set for American Repertory Ballet's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2016

American Repertory Ballet, New Jersey's preeminent classical and contemporary ballet company, is pleased to announce its 2016-2017 performance season. (more...)

AIDA Sets Pittsburgh CLO Debut at the Benedum Center
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2016

A gripping tragedy of love that transcends all, Elton John and Tim Rice's AIDA follows a courageous Nubian princess as she is forced to choose between passion and allegiance.  This poignant musical features HAMILTON's own Emmy Raver-Lampman as Aida and Broadway's Mark Evans as Radames. (more...)

World Music Institute Announces 2016-17 Fall/Winter Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2016

World Music Institute announces the fall and winter portion of the 2016-17 Season. In its second season under Artistic Director Par Neiburger and Executive Director Gaby Sappington, WMI will be curating a uniquely wide range of world music, from traditional and folkloric to the experimental and avant-garde. (more...)

Hotel California to Bring A SALUTE TO THE EAGLES to King Center
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2016

Back by popular demand, HOTEL CALIFORNIA is returning to the King Center. After three sold-out shows in the Studio Theatre, they are now preparing to rock the main stage on Friday, March 3 at 8 p.m. (more...)

SHIP OF FOOLS, DARK CIRCUS, PROTOTYPE and More Set for HERE's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2016

HERE has announced its 2016-2017 producing season, featuring three HERE Resident Artist world premieres, two international presentations from HERE's renowned Dream Music Puppetry Program, the fifth annual PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/Now festival, and HERE's yearly CULTUREMART festival, where HERE serves up a first look at new work in process from artists in the HERE Artist Residency Program (HARP). (more...)

Imaginations Will Soar with Upper Darby Summer Stage's JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH JR.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2016

Imaginations will soar as Upper Darby Summer Stage presents "James and the Giant Peach Jr." Performances are July 27, 28 and 29 at 10:30 a.m. and on July 28 at 7:30 p.m. at the Upper Darby Performing Arts Center. (more...)

THE SOUND OF MUSIC Tour to Hit New Orleans this September
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2016

Tickets go on sale for the brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, directed by three-time Tony Award® winner Jack O'Brien on Friday, July 22, 2016 at 10 a.m. This lavish new production will make its New Orleans premiere Sept. 20 - 25, 2016 at the Saenger Theatre as part of a North American Tour. Presented by the New Orleans Theatre Association, THE SOUND OF MUSIC is part of the East Jefferson General Hospital Broadway in New Orleans 2016 - 2017 season.  (more...)

KC and the Sunshine Band Play the Ridgefield Playhouse July 31st
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2016

Put on your "Boogie Shoes" and get ready to "Shake Your Booty" at our Summer '70s Dance Party with KC and the Sunshine Band! Come early and enjoy classic 1970's drinks and FREE hors d'oeuvres in the lobby. Don't forget to come decked out in your BEST 70's outfit for a chance to win a prize. It's all '70s, all night with KC's biggest hits including "Get Down Tonight," "That's The Way (I Like It)", "I'm Your Boogie Man," "Keep it Comin' Love," "Shake Your Booty" and many, many more! The Ridgefield Playhouse and Pepsi Rock Series bring these disco icons to the stage on Sunday, July 31 at 8 p.m. For tickets ($125), call or visit the box office, 203-438-5795 or go online at ridgefieldplayhouse.org. (more...)

Ron Artis ll Announces EP Pre-Sale and Island Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2016

Ron Artis II & The Truth announces the August 29th release of their debut EP, 'Little People.' Featuring all original songs written by Ron, 'Little People' sees the band (Ron Artis II - guitar & vocals, Stevon Artis - drums, Riley Pa'akaula - bass) stretch out into soulful melodies anchored in the groove. Ron unveils one of his true loves, a Fender Stratocaster, and he and band revel in the opportunity to play as big and bold as the music warrants while embracing a wide range of musical styles - funk, soul, rock and everything in between.  (more...)

NYMT's PRODIGY Original Cast Recording Set for Release This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2016

Auburn Jam Records and National Youth Music Theatre are excited to be releasing the Original Cast Recording of PRODIGY, the new musical from Jake Brunger and Pippa Cleary, commissioned and developed by NYMT for its premiere production at The St James Theatre in August 2015. (more...)

Marvel Music Releases Marvel's DAREDEVIL Season Two Digital Soundtrack Album
by TV News Desk - Jul 14, 2016

Marvel Music Is set to release the digital soundtrack for the critically-acclaimed Netflix original series MARVEL'S DAREDEVIL Season 2 on July 15, 2016. (more...)

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