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Rob McClure Returns Stops By Broadway's Calling This Week Rob McClure Returns Stops By Broadway's Calling This Week
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Nick drops by Broadway's Calling with Lance Roberts this Sunday, September 20th at 6pm ET/3pm PT to share his experience.
Remote Theater to Present A Reading of MANATEE ON MARS Remote Theater to Present A Reading of MANATEE ON MARS
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

On the anniversary of the Americans With  Disabilities Act (ADA), two theater organizations join forces on Saturday September 26 ( 2PM Pacific, 5PM Eastern)  to virtually present award-winning playwright Tanya Shaffer's MANATEE ON MARS, a dramedy about the struggles that children on the spectrum and their families face in the American school system. 
CST LiveOnline! Presents FIBBER MCGEE AND MOLLY CST LiveOnline! Presents FIBBER MCGEE AND MOLLY
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

While Carpenter Square Theatre has postponed the opening of its regular Season 37, it is still working to entertain and enrich the community. The theater will present the fifth edition of a?oeCST LiveOnline!a?? by airing an Old Time Radio comedy at 7 p.m. September 18-19.
Kumu Kahua Theatre's 50th Season Begins With Play By Moses Goods Kumu Kahua Theatre's 50th Season Begins With Play By Moses Goods
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Kumu Kahua Theatre presents Lovey Lee by Moses Goods, directed by Reiko Ho, running digitally only, September 24th a?" October 11th, 2020. 
Cleveland Play House Announces Virtual Programming For 2020-2021 Theatre Season Cleveland Play House Announces Virtual Programming For 2020-2021 Theatre Season
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Cleveland Play House has announced that its 2020-2021 theatrical season will include a series of virtual performances, programs, and special events. Amid the health, safety, and economic challenges posed by the COVID-19 crisis, Cleveland Play House (CPH) will provide engaging, inspiring, and entertaining programming during its 105th consecutive season of serving the Northeast Ohio community.
DreamBIG 2021 Program Inspires And Reunites Curious Kids DreamBIG 2021 Program Inspires And Reunites Curious Kids
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

DreamBIG Children's Festival will inspire curiosity and wonder as children reconnect and return to the world of arts, with the 2021 school program unveiled today.
Art Gallery Of South Australia Announces New Board Chair Art Gallery Of South Australia Announces New Board Chair
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

The Government of South Australia and the Art Gallery of South Australia are today pleased to announce that Mr Jason Karas has been appointed as the incoming Chair of the Art Gallery Board effective from today, 17 September. Karas, who currently sits on AGSA's board, will take the place of Tracey Whiting AM.
Art Basel Online Viewing Rooms Present OVR: 2020 by Jesse Wine Art Basel Online Viewing Rooms Present OVR: 2020 by Jesse Wine
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Amorphous. Sinuous. Surreal expressions of capitalism's encroachment into the increasingly fleeting moments of sleep. The noise. The city. 24/7 energy. Jesse Wine's latest sculptures capture the contemporary moment: one that is uncertain, politically fraught, and ultimately precarious.
Sydney Lucas and Eli Tokash Chat With Joshua Colley On TAKE A BOW Podcast Sydney Lucas and Eli Tokash Chat With Joshua Colley On TAKE A BOW Podcast
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Tony and Grammy-nominated actress, Sydney Lucas, and Broadway and TV veteran, Eli Tokash, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network present this week's episode of TAKE A BOW. Joshua Colley takes his bow in this week's episode of Take A Bow! 
DANCE NOW Announces 25th Anniversary Season DANCE NOW Announces 25th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

To celebrate its 25th season, DANCE NOW is presenting a series of online events featuring new and archival digital works by more than 40 innovative dance makers on its new web platform, dancenow.online.  
COCA Celebrates Expansion With ART LEADS THE WAY: A COCA Grand Opening Film COCA Celebrates Expansion With ART LEADS THE WAY: A COCA Grand Opening Film
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

COCA will celebrate its Grand Opening Season on Sunday, October  11, with an immersive and joyful film experience: Art Leads the Way: A Grand Opening Film. Created by  COCA's Artistic Team and filmmaker Marco Williams with Human Picture Productions,  Art Leads the Way: A Grand Opening Film honors COCA's enduring commitment to serve as an inclusive creative hub for St. Louisans. It also serves as an expression of gratitude and a moment of celebration for  the successful completion of the Create our Future Campaign.  
JAG Productions Launches Unprecedented Black Joy Project JAG Productions Launches Unprecedented Black Joy Project
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

At the start of September, JAG Productions, Writer/Director Stevie Walker-Webb, 11 actors, two documentarians, a producer, and a chef set out on a month-long retreat to explore the question, 'Can a play be created outside the power structures and without reference to whiteness, in a pure expression of Black Joy?'
Chance Theater Cancels SIGNIFICANT OTHER And FANCY NANCY Chance Theater Cancels SIGNIFICANT OTHER And FANCY NANCY
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Chance Theater, Anaheim's official resident theater company, is sad to announce that the upcoming productions of Significant Other and Fancy Nancy, The Musical have been canceled. 
Theatre Memphis Online Discussion Group Centers on Diversity Theatre Memphis Online Discussion Group Centers on Diversity
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Read to Relate: A Theatre Memphis Interactive Play Discussion Group is an online reading and discussion group that will read works by American playwrights of color and/or who are differently abled.
VIDEO: JasonSweetTooth Williams, Badia Farha & More Star In Star In 'Eat Me (A Quarantine Snacking Anthem)' VIDEO: JasonSweetTooth Williams, Badia Farha & More Star In Star In 'Eat Me (A Quarantine Snacking Anthem)'
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Jason SweetTooth Williams (Be More Chill) is fittingly turned into a cookie for this virtual performance video of an original new song by Eric Fegan (Music) and Jamie Maletz (Lyrics). With backup cookies played by Badia Farha (School of Rock), Cori Jaskier, Kennedy Kanagawa, MinJi Kim, Luana Psaros, and Dani Weiner and a cameo by Broadway lyricist Mindi Dickstein (who inspired the song), the piece is about quarantine snacking. Orchestrations are by Elspeth Collard.
Wyo Performing Arts And Education Center Announces  2020 Lotus Award Winners Wyo Performing Arts And Education Center Announces  2020 Lotus Award Winners
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Christy Love, Scott Davis and Mary Ludemann have been selected as the recipients of the WYO Performing Arts and Education Center's 2020 Lotus Awards and will be honored at a private reception Sept. 24.
Jasmine Cephas-Jones Wins Creative Arts Emmy for #FREERAYSHAWN on Quibi Jasmine Cephas-Jones Wins Creative Arts Emmy for #FREERAYSHAWN on Quibi
by Stage Tube on September 17, 2020

This evening, Hamilton-alum Jasmine Cephas-Jones took home her first Emmy for Outstanding Actress In A Short Form Comedy Or Drama Series for her role on the Quibi series, #FreeRayshawn.
DEEPLY 25: BEYOND DANCEā€¦THE CELEBRATION Begins October 17 DEEPLY 25: BEYOND DANCEā€¦THE CELEBRATION Begins October 17
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Deeply Rooted Dance Theater (DRDT), which diversifies the aesthetics of contemporary dance by uniting modern, classical, American, and African-American traditions in dance and storytelling, announces additional details for Deeply 25: Beyond Dancea??The Celebration Begins. Launching the company's 25th anniversary season, the fundraiser offers in-person and virtual opportunities to celebrate DRDT on Saturday, October 17 at 7 p.m. CDT at the Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport, Chicago.
Food Of Love Announces TWELFTH NIGHT: WELCOME TO OUR TABLE Food Of Love Announces TWELFTH NIGHT: WELCOME TO OUR TABLE
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Play on! Food of Love, the force behind the Drama Desk Award-nominated productions of Shake & Bake: Love's Labour's Lost and Midsummer: A Banquet, will present one of Shakespeare's most beloved comedies with a virtual twist and their signature culinary flare.  Shipwrecks, mistaken identities, and mouth-watering desserts are delivered directly to your kitchen in this immersive livestream benefitting the Food Bank For New York City!
Cast Announced For SUDDENLY, A New International Musical Film Cast Announced For SUDDENLY, A New International Musical Film
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

New production company DHB Theatrical, today announced the complete cast of their inaugural original work, SUDDENLY: A Short New Musical.
Nick Cordero's LIVE YOUR LIFE Album Debuts at #1 on iTunes Nick Cordero's LIVE YOUR LIFE Album Debuts at #1 on iTunes
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Nick Cordero's posthumous album Live Your Life: Live at Feinstein's/54 Below was released today and hit #1 on the iTunes charts.
Lori Belilove & Isadora Duncan Dance Co. Performance Live September 26 Lori Belilove & Isadora Duncan Dance Co. Performance Live September 26
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Lori Belilove  & The Isadora Duncan Dance Company announce a socially distanced Garden Performance,  and a return to historic roots at The Amphitheater of the Walled Garden of Untermyer's Yonkers estate, where Samuel and Minnie Untermyer watched The Isadorables perform in 1923.
Clutch's Annual EmpowHER Reading Series Returns Next Month Clutch's Annual EmpowHER Reading Series Returns Next Month
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Clutch Productions has announced the show will go on, despite the pandemic, of their annual empowHER Reading Series, featuring one-act plays and short screenplays by emerging female (and female-identifying) writers.
THE FANTASTICKS Opening at the Athens Theatre THE FANTASTICKS Opening at the Athens Theatre
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

The Fantasticks at the Athens Theatre reminds us of when life was so tender.
The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze Returns September 18 The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze Returns September 18
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Halloween season will be more magical than ever this year with two locations of the Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze!
Puppetworks to Present JACK & THE BEANSTALK Puppetworks to Present JACK & THE BEANSTALK
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Puppetworks has announced announce the fall presentation in its Brooklyn Theatre: the classic adventure, 'Jack & the Beanstalk,' told with Marionettes.
U-M Professor's 'Fractal Simulation Tools' Appear In Samuel Jackson's New TV Series U-M Professor's 'Fractal Simulation Tools' Appear In Samuel Jackson's New TV Series
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

A fractal is a pattern that repeats itself at different scales. It is ideal for modeling nature: a tree is a branch of a branch of a branch; mountains are peaks within peaks; clouds are puffs of puffs, and so on. 
Colorado Ballet Premieres Original Virtual Performance Colorado Ballet Premieres Original Virtual Performance
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Colorado Ballet announces the release of its first original piece in their Where Ballet Meets You digital performance series, HOPE, choreographed by Ballet Master Sandra Brown. Artists and couple Francesca Martoccio and Nicolas Pelletier worked with Sandra Brown via Zoom to learn the two-and-a-half-minute piece before it was performed and captured in Sculpture Park at the Denver Performing Arts Complex. The work is set to the first movement of Bach's Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, which Colorado Ballet Orchestra cellist Charles Lee performed live at the park alongside the dancers.
92Y Announces New Online Dance Workshop Series 92Y Announces New Online Dance Workshop Series
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

The Harkness Dance Center announces a new Artist Workshop Series of online master classes with current and former Artists in Residence, featured choreographers and presented performers. Workshops take place every other Saturday throughout the fall starting on Saturday, September 26, offering access to some of the most engaging, insightful, and motivational artists currently creating work in the dance world.
Pacific Symphony Partners with KCET and PBS SoCal to Broadcast Four Episodes Of SOUTHLAND SESSIONS PRESENTS Pacific Symphony Partners with KCET and PBS SoCal to Broadcast Four Episodes Of SOUTHLAND SESSIONS PRESENTS
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Pacific Symphony announced today a broadcast partnership with KCET and PBS SoCal for the upcoming airing of four programs as part of its new weekly arts and culture series a?oeSouthland Sessions.a??
Crossroads Among National Arts and Cultural Institutions Screening JOHN LEWIS: GOOD TROUBLE Crossroads Among National Arts and Cultural Institutions Screening JOHN LEWIS: GOOD TROUBLE
by BWW News Desk on September 17, 2020

Crossroads Theatre Company is proud to be among the national arts and cultural organizations, theatres and museums around the country that are partnering with the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) which is hosting a nationwide watch party of the documentary John Lewis: Good Trouble.