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Statement From The Rob Guest Endowment – Announcement Of Future Changes Statement From The Rob Guest Endowment – Announcement Of Future Changes
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Statement From The Rob Guest Endowment a?" Announcement Of Future Changes:
Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Presents EUGENICALLY SPEAKING By Edward Goodman Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Presents EUGENICALLY SPEAKING By Edward Goodman
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The groundbreaking reading series continues as Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse presents its next free 'screened' reading:  EUGENICALLY SPEAKING, a one-act play by Edward Goodman, live streamed at no charge, with talkback to follow, on Stepember 19th, 2020 at 8 PM, EST. Running Time: 30 minutes. Talkback to follow including audience questions via chat. 
City of West Hollywood and Classical Theatre Lab to Live Stream Reading of THE DRAG by Mae West City of West Hollywood and Classical Theatre Lab to Live Stream Reading of THE DRAG by Mae West
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The City of West Hollywood and Classical Theatre Lab present two live costumed readings of a?oeThe Draga?? by Mae West.  The performances will be live streamed, Sat. Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. and Sun. Sept. 27 at 2 p.m..
Over 300 Films To Compete In Oscar-Qualifying HollyShorts' 'Sweet 16' Year Over 300 Films To Compete In Oscar-Qualifying HollyShorts' 'Sweet 16' Year
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The official selections are rolling in for the 16th annual Oscar-Qualifying HOLLYSHORTS FILM FESTIVAL. Dubbed as their a?oeSweet 16,a?? the organizers are thrilled to welcome the best shorts from across the globe to screen virtually from November 9-15, 2020 on the new streaming platform BITPIX.
New Ticket Release For Disney's FROZEN New Ticket Release For Disney's FROZEN
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The countdown is on to experience the magic of Disney's Frozen, with new tickets for the much-anticipated Australian premiere season of the hit Broadway musical being released from 9am Friday 18 September 2020.  
THE LIFE AND TRIALS OF OSCAR PISTORIOUS Will Premiere This Fall THE LIFE AND TRIALS OF OSCAR PISTORIOUS Will Premiere This Fall
by TV News Desk on September 15, 2020

It will always be one of the most shocking stories in the history of sports.
AN ANGEL TOLD ME SO  A Powerful Book with Messages of Wisdom AN ANGEL TOLD ME SO  A Powerful Book with Messages of Wisdom
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Today, our world is suffering and some days feels helpless and difficult to attain inner peace when the weight of the world's challenges render us feeling powerless. What if our spirit teachers, or angels, could contact us directly to help us find our way — would you listen?   
Rainshine Entertainment and UK Based Five Fifty Five Announce Creative Partnership Rainshine Entertainment and UK Based Five Fifty Five Announce Creative Partnership
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Rainshine Entertainment and Five Fifty Five announce an exciting strategic joint venture, where the two companies will work together to develop, produce, and distribute extraordinary long and short-form film and TV formats, audio podcasts, and Extended Reality (XR) content for audiences worldwide.
The Pharmacy Theatre Presents StarKid Productions' James Tolbert In Online Masterclass The Pharmacy Theatre Presents StarKid Productions' James Tolbert In Online Masterclass
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Join a one hour online masterclass on October 17th, 2020 at 12pm EST with James Tolbert focusing on commanding the stage (acting).
Giant Step Arts Honors Legacy of John Lewis With Free Series In Central Park Giant Step Arts Honors Legacy of John Lewis With Free Series In Central Park
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Groundbreaking artist-focused non-profit Giant Step Arts creates Walk With The Wind a?" a free series of performances in Central Park honoring the legacy of U.S. Representative and civil rights leader John Lewis.
Sean Rose's Grok Acting Studio To Premiere VIRTUAL THEATER: STORIES OF COLOR Sean Rose's Grok Acting Studio To Premiere VIRTUAL THEATER: STORIES OF COLOR
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

On September 24th, at 8PM PT, the Grok Acting Studio will be premiering 'Virtual Theater - Stories of Color' of three selected short plays celebrating artists of color. The Grok Acting Studio, The Rose Theater Foundation for the Arts, and the Department of Cultural Affairs of Los Angeles have all contributed to making this series possible to bring audiences back to theater -- online due to the current pandemic.
Calgary Philharmonic Reveal Fall Series Of Online Concerts Calgary Philharmonic Reveal Fall Series Of Online Concerts
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Today the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra revealed a new fall series of free weekly concerts that will be shared with the community online to give as many people as possible a chance to enjoy them.
Hawaii State Theatre Council Announces Plans To Renew Hawaii State Theatre Council Announces Plans To Renew
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The Hawaii State Theatre Council, a 50-year old organization devoted to supporting theatres in Hawai'i, announces that it is embarking on a season of strategic planning.  During this time, the Council Members will focus on the organization's mission, values, vision, and state-wide practices, and will cease its usual activity of adjudicating island performances and giving awards at the end of the season.
2nd Annual Hispanic Heritage Virtual Celebration Announced 2nd Annual Hispanic Heritage Virtual Celebration Announced
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Building on the success of 2019's sold out event, the Latino Leadership Council of Patchogue's Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with La Fiesta 98.5fm and Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts, announce the 2nd Annual Hispanic Heritage VIRTUAL Celebration on Saturday, October 3 from 1-4pm. The event will stream on Facebook Live from the Facebook pages of Latino Leadership Council.
Stagecrafters Presents Outdoor Performance of WORKING - A MUSICAL Stagecrafters Presents Outdoor Performance of WORKING - A MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Stagecrafters presents the outdoor performance of Workinga?"A Musical, brought to you in a joint venture by Stagecrafters and Ridgedale Players at Ridgedale Players in Troy.
The Broad Stage at Home Presents Red Hen Press Poetry Hour Regarding Feminism The Broad Stage at Home Presents Red Hen Press Poetry Hour Regarding Feminism
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The Broad Stage and esteemed LA-based publisher Red Hen Press continues season two of the Red Hen Press Poetry Hour with an online episode on Thursday, September 24 at 6pm PT in which host Sandra Tsing Loh leads a program with five unique artists about the intersections between feminism, performance, identity and poetry in the time following the #MeToo Movement.
AUSCHWITZ. NOT LONG AGO. NOT FAR AWAY To Be Hosted At Union Station AUSCHWITZ. NOT LONG AGO. NOT FAR AWAY To Be Hosted At Union Station
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Today, Union Station officials announced the June 2021 opening of the most comprehensive Holocaust exhibition about Auschwitz ever exhibited in North America. Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away .
Gustavo Dudamel Directs SYMPHONY A Virtual Reality Project Gustavo Dudamel Directs SYMPHONY A Virtual Reality Project
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The deputy general director of a??la Caixaa?? Banking Foundation, Elisa Durán, conductor Gustavo Dudamel, and the founder of Igor Studio and project director Igor Cortadellas, announce Symphony, an immersive virtual reality experience that aims to bring the transcendent beauty of classical music to all audiences.
Full Cast to Return for SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE for Season 46 Full Cast to Return for SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE for Season 46
by TV News Desk on September 15, 2020

It was reported today that the full cast of “Saturday Night Live” will return for the show's 46th season when it returns on October 3.
Composer Lisa Bielawa Premieres New Musical Work In Virtual Reality With North Carolina State University Composer Lisa Bielawa Premieres New Musical Work In Virtual Reality With North Carolina State University
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The North Carolina State University Department of Music, with additional support from the Raleigh Civic Symphony Association and the Concert Singers of Cary, has commissioned acclaimed composer Lisa Bielawa to create Brickyard Broadcast, a spatialized work for hundreds of musicians that will have its world premiere in a Virtual Reality (VR) environment designed by the digital media teams at the NC State University Libraries, in two events on November 12, 2020 at 6pm ET and November 13, 2020 at 2pm ET. The Brickyard Broadcast VR environment will remain online, accessible to the public for free. Details about the November premiere events will be announced in early October.
Carolina Ballet and North Carolina Theatre to Present RECOGNIZING THE ARTS Virtual Performance Carolina Ballet and North Carolina Theatre to Present RECOGNIZING THE ARTS Virtual Performance
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Carolina Ballet, North Carolina Theatre, and accompanying artists will present Recognizing the Arts.
Saxsquatch Announces Multi-City Outdoor Saxual Healing Tour 2020 Saxsquatch Announces Multi-City Outdoor Saxual Healing Tour 2020
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Do you believe in the brass playing beast known as Saxsquatch? His silky-smooth sax can bring us all together. Saxsquatch is the fastest growing artist on Facebook with 600,000 page followers obtained in less than a few months and is currently the platform's most watched live streaming musician with over 100,000 people watching each show live. 
Final Phase Of War Memorial Opera House Seat Replacement Project Rescheduled To Fall/Winter 2020 Final Phase Of War Memorial Opera House Seat Replacement Project Rescheduled To Fall/Winter 2020
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

San Francisco Ballet and San Francisco Opera, in collaboration with the San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, are pleased to announce that the previously planned seat replacement project originally scheduled for summer 2021 will now take place over a 14-week period between September 2020 to January 2021 during the continuing COVID-19 venue closure this year.
New British Musical POSSESSED Will Be Staged At The World's Oldest Mechanised Papermill New British Musical POSSESSED Will Be Staged At The World's Oldest Mechanised Papermill
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The world's oldest working, mechanised paper mill is surely not haunted? Although some spooky happenings have definitely been reported as the nights have been getting longer.
JIMMY CARTER: ROCK & ROLL PRESIDENT Filmmakers Up Next On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FIM JIMMY CARTER: ROCK & ROLL PRESIDENT Filmmakers Up Next On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FIM
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Director Mary Wharton & Producer Chris Farrell join Tom Needham to discuss their film, JIMMY CARTER: ROCK & ROLL PRESIDENT, on WUSB's THE SOUNDS OF FILM.
This Friday, American Blues Presents Live Reading With Tony Winner Deanna Dunagan This Friday, American Blues Presents Live Reading With Tony Winner Deanna Dunagan
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The reading will be live on Friday, September 18, 2020 at 7pm, and features Tony Award winner Deanna Dunagan and Artistic Affiliate Camille Robinson.
Luna Stage Streams World Premiere Of THE BREAKOUT ROOM By Bernardo Cubria Luna Stage Streams World Premiere Of THE BREAKOUT ROOM By Bernardo Cubria
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

Luna Stage announces the World Premiere of Bernardo Cubría's The Breakout Room. This new play about non-voters trapped in a dystopian Zoom reality will premiere September 17 at 8pm on Luna's live stream channels.
The Ballard Institute And UConn Puppet Arts Program Present The 2020 UConn Fall Puppet Slam: Online! The Ballard Institute And UConn Puppet Arts Program Present The 2020 UConn Fall Puppet Slam: Online!
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry and the UConn Puppet Arts Program will present, for the very first time, an online version of its popular UConn Fall Puppet Slam on Friday, Sept. 25, 2020 at 8 p.m. ET on the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry Facebook Live (facebook.com/BallardInstitute/).
American Blues To Produce 19th Annual IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: Live In Chicago! American Blues To Produce 19th Annual IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: Live In Chicago!
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

American Blues Theater will produce its 199h Annual Production of It's a Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago! from Frank Capra's film and directed by Artistic Director Gwendolyn Whiteside with musical direction by Ensemble Member Michael Mahler. It's a Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago! will run online November 12, 2019 a?" January 2, 2020
BWW Review: WILL ON THE HILL...OR WON'T THEY? at Shakespeare Theatre Company BWW Review: WILL ON THE HILL...OR WON'T THEY? at Shakespeare Theatre Company
by Hannah Wing on September 15, 2020

Will on the Hill...or Wona??t They? is almost like attending a lecture on Shakespeare by multiple enthusiast professors, but it leaves the audience with a major case of a?oeZoom fatigue.a?? 
SOUNDS OF SAVING Partners With National Suicide Prevention Lifeline For 'Song That Found Me At The Right Time' Series SOUNDS OF SAVING Partners With National Suicide Prevention Lifeline For 'Song That Found Me At The Right Time' Series
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

September is National Suicide Prevention Month. In an effort to draw awareness to the issue, today sees Sounds of Saving (SoS), in partnership with the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, launch their “Song that Found Me At The Right Time” series with the release of lyricist/ producer/ vocalist KeiyaA revealing her take on Jazime Sullivan's “Silver Lining.” 
New Season of GREAT PERFORMANCES: Now Hear This Features Haydn, Schubert, Mozart and Beethoven New Season of GREAT PERFORMANCES: Now Hear This Features Haydn, Schubert, Mozart and Beethoven
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

From Vienna to Montreal, Berlin to Philadelphia, London to New York City and beyond, celebrated violinist and chief conductor of the Mexico City Philharmonic Scott Yoo discovers the secret stories behind some of the greatest classical music ever composed in the second season of Great Performances: Now Hear This.
Savannah VOICE Festival Announces Partnership With WRUU Savannah VOICE Festival Announces Partnership With WRUU
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The Savannah VOICE Festival (SVF) announces a new partnership with WRUU radio which launches at 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020. This one-hour broadcast on WRUU's popular show Music: Local and Sustainable will be the first of six programs celebrating the 2020 Savannah VOICE Festival.  
BWW Interview: Simone Alexander of New Manifest Theatre Company Creates the Change She Wants to See BWW Interview: Simone Alexander of New Manifest Theatre Company Creates the Change She Wants to See
by Madelyn Geyer on September 15, 2020

Madelyn Geyer: We're more than halfway through a historic and heartbreaking year in the world, and especially for the United States. How are you doing and what is this year been like for you so far?
Indianapolis Recorder to Host Virtual Roundtable “The Voices of Recovery: Celebrating Connections” Indianapolis Recorder to Host Virtual Roundtable “The Voices of Recovery: Celebrating Connections”
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has exasperated significant challenges for individuals who experience a mental health or substance use disorder and feel isolated and alone. Stigma and healthcare disparities have intersected with COVID-19 minimizing ready access to these resources for Black and Brown communities.  Overdose rates in Indiana have risen 40 % since January 2020. 
Orion Performs All-Beethoven Program Next Month Orion Performs All-Beethoven Program Next Month
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2020

The Orion Ensemble returns to the stage with a one-night-only all-Beethoven program for a limited in-person audience and livestreamed on Tuesday, October 6 at 7 p.m. at PianoForte Studios, 1335 S. Michigan Avenue in Chicago.