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Hoff-Barthelson Music School To Host Suzuki Violin Summer Playdowns Thursdays In July Hoff-Barthelson Music School To Host Suzuki Violin Summer Playdowns Thursdays In July
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Hoff-Barthelson Music School invites Suzuki violin students in Books 1-4 to join us on Thursdays in July from 5:00-6:00 pm for our Suzuki Summer Playdowns! Each Summer Playdown includes 45-minutes of playing together in-person and 15-minutes of social time. Students who have advanced beyond Book 4 may attend and play complimentary parts from the Suzuki Duet Book 
HCCT's Youth Summer Theatre Program Presents the Musical SINGIN' IN THE RAIN JR. HCCT's Youth Summer Theatre Program Presents the Musical SINGIN' IN THE RAIN JR.
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

The Hill Country Community Theatre's Youth Summer Theatre Program will have you “walking down the lane with a happy refrain” when they perform the musical “Singin' in the Rain Jr.”  for four performances only!  Tickets are now on sale!
Reimagined THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG Concert to Benefit Harlem Performing Arts Academy Reimagined THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG Concert to Benefit Harlem Performing Arts Academy
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Award winning composers Richard Allen and Taran Gray are presenting a reimagining of Disney's The Princess and the Frog on Clubhouse June 18th and June 19th in celebration of Juneteenth and to raise money for Harlem Performing Arts Academy - Harbor Boys and Girls Club. 
History At Play, LLC Raises The Curtain Of Victorian England With Livestream Event, July 9 History At Play, LLC Raises The Curtain Of Victorian England With Livestream Event, July 9
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

History At PlayTM, LLC has garnered international attention for their Immersive Living History Experiences, chronicling the lives of influential and often forgotten figures. On Friday July 9, 2021, you are cordially invited to meet Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness the Prince. Living Historians Nadia Devereux and Joshua Poole present An Audience with HM Queen Victoria and HRH Prince Albert; an intimate opportunity to mix and mingle with the famed royal family.
The New Jewish Theatre Returns This Fall The New Jewish Theatre Returns This Fall
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Edward Coffield, Artistic Director of the New Jewish Theatre, has announced two exciting, live and in-person performances to take place in the Fall and Winter of 2021.
Maltz Jupiter Theatre Collaborates With Kids Need More Art To Share Space, Restart Conservatory Classes Offsite During Expansion Maltz Jupiter Theatre Collaborates With Kids Need More Art To Share Space, Restart Conservatory Classes Offsite During Expansion
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Through a unique collaboration between two local arts organizations, the Maltz Jupiter Theatre's Conservatory will soon be back in business – with a new leader at its helm.
Amelia Ablan Joins Lifeline Theatre As Production Manager Amelia Ablan Joins Lifeline Theatre As Production Manager
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

​​​​​​​Lifeline Theatre welcomes Amelia Ablan to her new staff position as Production Manager, beginning June 2021. Reporting directly to Artistic Director Ilesa Duncan and Managing Director Allison Cain, Ablan will be responsible for overseeing the production processes for the company, collaborating closely with directors and the Artistic Director to fulfill the production needs for Lifeline's future live and digital programming.  Ablan succeeds Jennifer McClendon, who served as Production Manager since 2016, now heading to Providence, Rhode Island to Trinity Repertory Company as their new Producing Director.
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Wins Telly Awards For FIRESIDE NUTCRACKER Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Wins Telly Awards For FIRESIDE NUTCRACKER
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Pittsburgh Ballet Theater has received three Telly Awards for its “Fireside Nutcracker,” a virtual adaptation of Terrence S. Orr's “The Nutcracker” made available to stream online during December, 2020.
RCM Sets The Stage For A Bright Future For Music Education RCM Sets The Stage For A Bright Future For Music Education
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Research conducted by resident neuroscientist Dr. Sean Hutchins of The Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM) demonstrates how technology has supported music students during the pandemic – and will continue to do so well into the future.
Austin Playhouse Returns To Live Performance With A New Musical Workshop Austin Playhouse Returns To Live Performance With A New Musical Workshop
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Austin Playhouse announces a workshop production of the new musical The Battlefields of Clara Barton by Suzan Zeder and Jenn Hartmann Luck.
Shaw Festival Acknowledges Support From Ontario Trillium Foundation Shaw Festival Acknowledges Support From Ontario Trillium Foundation
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Upon receiving a $150,000 Capital grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) in 2019, the Shaw Festival immediately put it to good use. Many of The Shaw's amenities have benefitted from this infusion of funds. The support the Festival received from OTF ensures its theatres and spaces are ready for the anticipated return of audiences and company members.
Mid-South Students To Represent At National High School Musical Theatre Awards Mid-South Students To Represent At National High School Musical Theatre Awards
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

On Saturday, June 12, 2021, the Orpheum Theatre Group celebrated the 12th annual High School Musical Theatre Awards in a virtual ceremony that featured performances and awards.
BWW Review: DO I MOVE YOU at The Black Rep BWW Review: DO I MOVE YOU at The Black Rep
by James Lindhorst on June 15, 2021

The Black Rep finishes its virtual season with a devised theater production of Do I Move You. The show is a collection of poetry set to music and dance packaged in a vibrant video production streaming on Vimeo from June 15 – June 30, 2021.
Country Jukebox HONKY TONK ANGELS Trilogy Is Now Licensed Through Stage Rights Country Jukebox HONKY TONK ANGELS Trilogy Is Now Licensed Through Stage Rights
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Stage Rights, the licensing company that represents The Marvelous Wonderettes, has just acquired the licensing and theatrical performance rights to the trio of hit country jukebox musicals (Honky Tonk Angels, Honky Tonk Angels Holiday Spectacular, Honky Tonk Angels and the Mystery of Bubba's Revenge) from Ted Swindley, the creator of Always…Patsy Cline.
Adventure Celebrates Father's Day With Dad Jokes Adventure Celebrates Father's Day With Dad Jokes
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

This Father's Day, join Adventure for a series of knee-slapping and eyeroll-inducing jokes from Dad Jokester extraordinaire Tom Schruben and our resident Dad Bard Leon Seemann.
BWW Review: BEEHIVE: THE 60S MUSICAL at New Village Arts BWW Review: BEEHIVE: THE 60S MUSICAL at New Village Arts
by E.H. Reiter on June 15, 2021

BEEHIVE: THE 60S MUSICAL now playing from New Village Arts brings the songs and the personality of the 1960s into musical technicolor.  This live show is running through July 25th at the Flower Fields stage in Carlsbad. 
BWW Review: Sedona International Film Festival Features 
END OF THE LINE: THE WOMEN OF STANDING ROCK BWW Review: Sedona International Film Festival Features END OF THE LINE: THE WOMEN OF STANDING ROCK
by Herbert Paine on June 15, 2021

In a compelling and consciousness- (and conscience-) raising documentary, Emmy-winning film maker Shannon Kring's END OF THE LINE: THE WOMEN OF STANDING ROCK chronicles the courage and years-long ordeal and unwavering determination of the women of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation to protest the pipeline. The film is one of the featured films at this year’s Sedona International Film Festival (June 12th-20th).
Photo Flash: Julie Halston, Andy Grotelueschen and More in IT'S ONLY A PLAY at New Brunswick Performing Arts Center Photo Flash: Julie Halston, Andy Grotelueschen and More in IT'S ONLY A PLAY at New Brunswick Performing Arts Center
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Professionally filmed onstage at the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center, Tony Award winner Terrence McNally's hit comedy comes to life for this new streaming production!
Oakland University To Present Gilbert & Sullivan's PATIENCE, A Comic Opera Oakland University To Present Gilbert & Sullivan's PATIENCE, A Comic Opera
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Oakland University's School of Music, Theatre and Dance will present Patience — a comic opera in two acts with music and libretto by Gilbert and Sullivan — from June 24-27 on the Varner Hall Courtyard Outdoor Stage as part of the “OU Outside the Box” performing arts festival.
The Ride's EYES ON NEW YORK Takes Flight July 1 at Staten Island's Empire Outlets The Ride's EYES ON NEW YORK Takes Flight July 1 at Staten Island's Empire Outlets
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

NYC entertainment staple THE RIDE has announced, EYES ON NEW YORK, a new experiential entertainment in THE RIDE's global tradition of family fun.
ENDURE, Outdoor Immersive Theatrical Experience, Premieres July 3 in Central Park ENDURE, Outdoor Immersive Theatrical Experience, Premieres July 3 in Central Park
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

ENDURE: Run Woman Show, an outdoor immersive theatrical experience based on the real-life struggles of runners, is set to premiere in Central Park on July 3–August 8, 2021, with an opening of July 14.
Gulfshore Playhouse Promotes Joel Markus and Sarah Owen Gulfshore Playhouse Promotes Joel Markus and Sarah Owen
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Gulfshore Playhouse, Naples' premier professional regional theater, is pleased to announce the promotions of two members of its valued staff. Joel Markus has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer & Managing Director and Sarah Owen has been promoted to Director of Development.
Herberger Theater Center Announces 1000 Friends In 1000 Days Challenge Herberger Theater Center Announces 1000 Friends In 1000 Days Challenge
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

The Herberger Theater Center is launching a special campaign to raise funds essential to not only raising the curtain again for live performances in Phoenix, but to supporting the continuation of the Theater's unique outreach programs for low-income children and teens across the Valley.
JCTC's BLACK SPACE Series Welcomes Black Joy Project Creator KLEAVER JCTC's BLACK SPACE Series Welcomes Black Joy Project Creator KLEAVER
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

The Jersey City Theater Center presents the sixth installment of the new talk series, “Black Space,” an ongoing series of intimate and candid conversations exploring the experiences of black artists in the world today, on Wednesday June 23 at 7:30pm EDT.  
Pioneers Go East Collective Presents The World Premiere Of LUCKY STAR (0.3) Pioneers Go East Collective Presents The World Premiere Of LUCKY STAR (0.3)
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Pioneers Go East Collective will present the world premiere of LUCKY STAR (0.3), a dance-theater performance and video installation, July 13–30, at Judson Memorial Church, 55 Washington Square South (between Thompson and Sullivan Streets) in Manhattan.
Echo Theater Company Announces 25th Anniversary Onstage Season Echo Theater Company Announces 25th Anniversary Onstage Season
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

A virtual 25th Birthday Celebration, featuring 25 monologues by 25 playwrights including Boni B. Alvarez, Bekah Brunstetter, Jessica Goldberg, Hilly Hicks Jr., David Ives, David Lindsay-Abaire and Sarah Ruhl, performed by actors such as Enrico Colantoni, Marin Hinkle, Brent Jennings, Megan Ketch, Hamish Linklater and James Tupper, will take place on Thursday, July 1.
Chamber Dance Project Announces Return To Live Performances With Five World Premieres This July Chamber Dance Project Announces Return To Live Performances With Five World Premieres This July
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Today, Chamber Dance Project, Washington's premier contemporary dance company now in its eighth season, announced its return to live performances with its summer season featuring five world premieres.
ROMEO AND JULIET and More Announced for Jobsite Theater 2021-22 Season! ROMEO AND JULIET and More Announced for Jobsite Theater 2021-22 Season!
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

The 21/22 season is Jobsite's 23rd year of bringing the Tampa Bay region gripping, powerful experiences in an intimate environment.
THE ANDY KIM CHRISTMAS Announced At Massey Hall THE ANDY KIM CHRISTMAS Announced At Massey Hall
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

For the last 17 years, Andy Kim has been gathering friends and fans together to celebrate the spirit and generosity of the musical community with all proceeds going to CAMH Gifts of Light.
Trumpeter Chris Botti Comes to NJPAC, November 12 Trumpeter Chris Botti Comes to NJPAC, November 12
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

New Jersey Performing Arts Center presents Chris Botti on Friday, November 12, 2021 at 8:00 p.m.
Berkeley Rep Appoints New Associate Managing Director Berkeley Rep Appoints New Associate Managing Director
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Berkeley Rep announced today that it has named Sunshine Deffner as its new Associate Managing Director. Deffner previously worked as the Senior Director of Operations and Education for The California Symphony in Walnut Creek, where she served as an organizational leader for concert operations, artistic administration, program development, strategic partnerships, education programming, and general operations.
WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE: THE HAUNTING OF NIGHT VALE Comes to NJPAC, June 24 WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE: THE HAUNTING OF NIGHT VALE Comes to NJPAC, June 24
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

New Jersey Performing Arts Center presents Welcome to Night Vale: The Haunting of Night Vale on Friday, June 24, 2022 at 7:00 p.m.
New Jersey Performing Arts Center Presents One Funny Lisa Marie New Jersey Performing Arts Center Presents One Funny Lisa Marie
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

New Jersey Performing Arts Center presents One Funny Lisa Marie on Saturday, August 21.
VIDEO: Gemma Sutton and Bronté Barbé In Rehearsal For New Musical RIDE VIDEO: Gemma Sutton and Bronté Barbé In Rehearsal For New Musical RIDE
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

A new video has been released for upcoming British musical Ride, as it prepares for its West End dates at the Garrick Theatre next Monday.
Devendra Banhart Added To The Ford Lineup; Single Tickets On Sale Today Devendra Banhart Added To The Ford Lineup; Single Tickets On Sale Today
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Musically omnivorous singer-songwriter Devendra Banhart has been added to The Ford's recently announced 2021 summer season.
Rosa Nissán, Creadora De Personajes Libres Y Valientes Rosa Nissán, Creadora De Personajes Libres Y Valientes
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Como una escritora de gran sensibilidad e inteligencia emocional, autora de personajes valientes y libres, y relatora de páginas memorables fue descrita la narradora Rosa Nissán en el homenaje virtual que le rindieron la Secretaría de Cultura del Gobierno de México y el Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL) este 15 de junio, a través de Facebook de la Coordinación Nacional Literatura. 
Kervigo Ensemble Theater Announces 2021-22 Season Kervigo Ensemble Theater Announces 2021-22 Season
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Kervigo Ensemble Theater has announced their 2021-22 Season featuring a combination of virtual and in-person offerings.
Photo Flash: THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) at Northern Stage Photo Flash: THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) at Northern Stage
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

The irreverent romp The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged), Northern Stage’s first live and in-person production since October of 2020, is now in performance through July 4, 2022, at the newly-built outdoor Courtyard Theater directly behind Northern Stage’s Barrette Center for the Arts. 
Photo Flash: The Lord Chamberlain's Men Presents MACBETH Photo Flash: The Lord Chamberlain's Men Presents MACBETH
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

The Lord Chamberlain’s Men, leading proponents of open air theatre have released new production images for their Summer 2021 tour production of Macbeth.  
Dance Theatre Of Harlem Receives $10M From MacKenzie Scott And Dan Jewett Dance Theatre Of Harlem Receives $10M From MacKenzie Scott And Dan Jewett
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Virginia Johnson, Artistic Director and Founding Member of Dance Theatre of Harlem, along with the company's Executive Director, Anna Glass, announced today a $10 million gift from author and philanthropist MacKenzie Scott and educator and philanthropist Dan Jewett.
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS and More Announced for The Carnegie 2021-22 Theatre Season LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS and More Announced for The Carnegie 2021-22 Theatre Season
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

The Theatre Series is back! The Carnegie's 2021-22 season features a fast-talking plant; an intimate glimpse into the complicated life of a Hollywood icon; a heartwarming, family musical that will have everyone humming “Do-Re-Mi”; and the debut of a new script by a local arts leader.
Anne Marie Forbes Appointed Vice President Of Development Anne Marie Forbes Appointed Vice President Of Development
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

The Charlotte Symphony will welcome Anne Marie  Forbes as Vice President of Development beginning July 6, 2021. As the CSO’s Vice President  of Development, Forbes will be responsible for all fundraising and development activities and  for helping to forge new relationships to build the CSO’s visibility, impact, and financial  resources.  
The Revel Puck Circus Comes Home To East London With A Brand New Show The Revel Puck Circus Comes Home To East London With A Brand New Show
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

The Revel Puck Circus - the fresh face of British circus - is coming home to East London to present their brand new show The Wing Scuffle Spectacular – a celebration of fear. After selling out their first production The Big Bagaga Show, the company are back with an even bigger and a fresh show that celebrates fear in all its absurdity.
Jacob's Pillow Announces Dance Festival Week 1 Programming Jacob's Pillow Announces Dance Festival Week 1 Programming
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Dorrance Dance and Paris Opéra Ballet will kick off Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival 2021 in its opening week later this month.
Project1VOICE Announces Honorees For Juneteenth Celebration Project1VOICE Announces Honorees For Juneteenth Celebration
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Project1VOICE, an organization dedicated to supporting theatre and the performing arts by people of African descent, has announced the esteemed recipients for their upcoming Project1VOICE Honors. 
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Awards $200K To The Cultural Solidarity Fund In Direct Support Of NYC Artists And Cultural Workers The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Awards $200K To The Cultural Solidarity Fund In Direct Support Of NYC Artists And Cultural Workers
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

The Cultural Solidarity Fund today announced a $200,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Launched in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the CSF provides $500 microgrants to artists and cultural workers who are facing immediate challenges with rent, food insecurity, and medical, child, and elder care emergencies. The initiative is administered by the Indie Theater Fund with leadership by the arts collective LEIMAY and is organized by a consortium of 16 NYC arts and cultural organizations. 
Cape Rep Theatre Presents NOISES OFF In The Outdoor Theater Cape Rep Theatre Presents NOISES OFF In The Outdoor Theater
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

What better way to come back to live theater than with a play about…live theater! The 36th season kicks off in the Outdoor Theater on July 7th with the hilarious comedy NOISES OFF, by Michael Frayn, July 7 through August 21, Wednesday through Saturday at 7 PM.
STRAIGHT NO CHASER Returns to Pittsburgh with the BACK IN THE HIGH LIFE Tour STRAIGHT NO CHASER Returns to Pittsburgh with the BACK IN THE HIGH LIFE Tour
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has announced the return of the chart-topping a cappella group Straight No Chaser.
VIDEO: Seth Sikes Salutes Summer Playground Provincetown With VIDEO: Seth Sikes Salutes Summer Playground Provincetown With "The Trolley Song"
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

In a loving tribute to Provincetown, singing sensation Seth Sikes has released his latest music video, The Trolley Song. Sikes, a longtime interpreter of the songs of the great Judy Garland, performs this signature Garland song from her classic film Meet Me in St Louis.
Westport Country Playhouse Marks 90th Anniversary On June 29 Westport Country Playhouse Marks 90th Anniversary On June 29
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Ninety years ago on June 29, 1931, Westport Country Playhouse opened its doors to its very first stage production. This year, on the exact same day, the Playhouse will mark its 90th anniversary with the opening of the virtual production, “Tiny House,” written by Michael Gotch, and directed by Mark Lamos, Playhouse artistic director. The regional premiere of the timely comedy about escaping urban life in an isolated mountain paradise will stream on demand from Tuesday, June 29 through Sunday, July 18.
Chandler Center For The Arts Announce Mykal Kilgore & Jamison Ross, October 10 Chandler Center For The Arts Announce Mykal Kilgore & Jamison Ross, October 10
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

Chandler Center for the Arts announces An Evening with Mykal Kilgore and Jamison Ross, on Sunday, October 10.
Meryl Streep & Kevin Kline to Star in Sarah Ruhl's DEAR ELIZABETH Presented by Spotlight on Plays Meryl Streep & Kevin Kline to Star in Sarah Ruhl's DEAR ELIZABETH Presented by Spotlight on Plays
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

The “Spotlight on Plays” series will conclude on Thursday, June 17 with Sarah Ruhl’s Dear Elizabeth starring Academy Award winners Kevin Kline and Meryl Streep with stage directions voiced by Polly Noonan.  Dear Elizabeth will premiere on Thursday, June 17 at 8PM EST/5PM PST and will be available for a limited time only.
WET: A DACAMENTED JOURNEY & More Announced for CTG Digital Stage Schedule Week Of June 14 WET: A DACAMENTED JOURNEY & More Announced for CTG Digital Stage Schedule Week Of June 14
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Center Theatre Group is marking the ninth anniversary of DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) with “WET: A DACAmented Journey” written and performed by Alex Alpharaoh and directed by Brisa Areli Muñoz. Alpharaoh's deeply personal work will be available free to the public on the Center Theatre Group's Digital Stage.
L.O.L. Surprise! Concert Tour is Coming to Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in November L.O.L. Surprise! Concert Tour is Coming to Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Fans of the global sensation L.O.L. Surprise! will finally be able to rock out in real life with their favorite characters when the hologram concert hits the stage at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts on Nov. 19. “L.O.L. Surprise! Live – Calling All B.B.s” will feature fan favorites and best sellers Lady Diva, Royal Bee, Neonlicious and Swag.
Gilberto Santa Rosa to Perform at NJPAC Gilberto Santa Rosa to Perform at NJPAC
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

New Jersey Performing Arts Center will present Gilberto Santa Rosa on Friday October 29, 2021 at 8:00 p.m.​​​​​​​ “El Caballero de la Salsa” returns to NJPAC! Gilberto Santa Rosa is a legendary sonero, six-time GRAMMY Award winner, and one of the most successful Latin music vocalists in the world.
Applications Now Open For IAMA's Upcoming Under 30 Playwrights Lab Applications Now Open For IAMA's Upcoming Under 30 Playwrights Lab
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Applications are open today through July 15 for L.A.-based playwrights under the age of 30 to join IAMA Theatre Company's upcoming 2021-22 “Under 30 Playwrights Lab.” Virtual readings of five new plays developed in the current, 2020-21 Lab are scheduled to take place July 15 through 18.
Queer|Art|Film Summer 2021 Season Announced Queer|Art|Film Summer 2021 Season Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Queer|Art, New York City's home for the creative and professional development of LGBTQ+ artists, has announced the upcoming summer season of Queer|Art|Film, returning for another digital season now through August 16th.
​​​​​​​​Singer-Songwriter Dan Ashley Releases New Single 'Redbud Road' ​​​​​​​​Singer-Songwriter Dan Ashley Releases New Single 'Redbud Road'
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Americana-Rock artist Dan Ashley shines a street light on the neighborhoods that so many of us grew up in. Everyone has their own 'Redbud Road,' the latest rocker from what will be a full collection of original tunes from an upcoming album due later this Summer.
Vanda Writer Releases New LGBT Historical Novel DO YOU KNOW DOROTHY? Vanda Writer Releases New LGBT Historical Novel DO YOU KNOW DOROTHY?
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Vanda Writer has announced the release of her new LGBT Historical novel, Do You Know Dorothy? This is book fifth book in the Juliana Series.
Mildred's Umbrella Theater Company Continues 2021-2022 Season With Final Digital Project LADY GREY Mildred's Umbrella Theater Company Continues 2021-2022 Season With Final Digital Project LADY GREY
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Mildred's Umbrella Theater Company will continue their 2021-2022 season with the final digital project, LADY GREY (in ever lower light) by renowned playwright, Will Eno. Directed by Greg Dean, and starring Sally Burtenshaw, this production was performed on stage and filmed for a streaming audience. 
BWW Review: THE LAST FIVE YEARS at Constellation Theatre Company BWW Review: THE LAST FIVE YEARS at Constellation Theatre Company
by Rachael F. Goldberg on June 15, 2021

Constellation Theatre Company’s production of 'The Last Five Years' is a fun and engaging performance, but the lopsided cast undermines its core charm. That said, fans of the show will still enjoy the production, and newcomers will still find the it engaging, if a bit unbalanced.
VIDEO: Justin Vivian Bond Sings 'My Boy' VIDEO: Justin Vivian Bond Sings 'My Boy'
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Operabox.tv, the new streaming service from Boston Lyric Opera, released today a clip of Tony-nominated trans activist and multi-hyphenate star Justin Vivian Bond singing 'My Boy,' a centerpiece song by Grammy-winning jazz musician Vijay Iyer in the new, queer-centered operatic streaming series, 'desert in.'
Elevation Studios Announces $100M Investment In Nashville's Live Music Industry Elevation Studios Announces $100M Investment In Nashville's Live Music Industry
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

To serve the growing demand for large-scale rehearsal spaces and production facilities, Elevation Studios is breaking ground on a campus of soundstages, offices, conference rooms, fabrication workshops, rehearsal studios and creative spaces, equipped with everything from HD broadcast fiber connectivity to luxe amenities.
THE PARKING LOT to be Presented by Irvington Theater THE PARKING LOT to be Presented by Irvington Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Irvington Theater will continue its summer of in-person, outdoor events on July 17, 18, and 24 with the New York premiere of Adam Szymkowicz's beautifully funny new play, The Parking Lot, a co-production with River's Edge Theatre Company.
Metropolitan Playhouse Announces Upcoming Productions Metropolitan Playhouse Announces Upcoming Productions
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse presents a live-streamed readings of two new plays, free of charge, with a talkback to follow: EAST SIDE STORIES UNMASKED, STICK AROUND, new plays by Nina Howes and Rex McGregor.
Tickets For L.O.L. Surprise! at State Theatre to Go On Sale This Friday Tickets For L.O.L. Surprise! at State Theatre to Go On Sale This Friday
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Hennepin Theatre Trust announced that fans of the global sensation L.O.L. Surprise! will finally be able to rock out in real life with their favorite characters when the hologram concert hits the stage at the historic State Theatre (805 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021 at 6 p.m.
British Rock Band Squeeze To Perform At Hershey Theatre British Rock Band Squeeze To Perform At Hershey Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Squeeze Official is coming to Hershey Theatre on Friday, August 6, 2021, at 8 p.m. on “The Nomadband Tour.” The concert at Hershey Theatre will be their first time headlining a show at a Hershey venue. 
Photo Flash: VERN: OFF-BROADWAY! Opens At The Players Theatre Photo Flash: VERN: OFF-BROADWAY! Opens At The Players Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Vern: Off-Broadway! launched at The Players Theatre main stage for a socially distanced red carpet premiere on Saturday night.
Showtime Orders AMERICAN GIGOLO Series With Jon Bernthal Showtime Orders AMERICAN GIGOLO Series With Jon Bernthal
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

AMERICAN GIGOLO is a present-day reimagining of the iconic 1980 film. Bernthal will play Julian Kaye, who is introduced 15 years after he's been arrested for murder and struggling to find his footing in the modern-day Los Angeles sex industry.
Third Theo Von Show Added at Pantages Theatre Third Theo Von Show Added at Pantages Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Hennepin Theatre Trust announced due to popular demand, Theo Von is adding a third show at the historic Pantages Theatre on Thursday, Oct. 14 at 7 p.m. after the first two performances sold out. Since the initial announce of his Fall 2021 dates, Theo Von has been selling out theaters and continues to add shows to his highly anticipated comedy tour.
BWW Review: WHERE WE BELONG at Woolly Mammoth Theatre BWW Review: WHERE WE BELONG at Woolly Mammoth Theatre
by Roger Catlin on June 15, 2021

It's becoming common for theaters to pause before each production and include, alongside the usual cell phone reminders, a land acknowledgement, recognizing indigenous people that came before.
BWW Review: WE'RE GONNA DIE at Round House Theatre BWW Review: WE'RE GONNA DIE at Round House Theatre
by Roger Catlin on June 15, 2021

You can tell things are getting better in the world just by watching the Round House Theatre's latest production. It's the last of their filmed productions, for one thing. At its start, more people are seen coming into the theater to react to the performance - some 25 instead of the five or 10 in past productions. It's not strictly a solo performance on stage, as others have been - there's a backing band that even sometimes interacts.
BLUE MAN GROUP to Return to Chicago in August BLUE MAN GROUP to Return to Chicago in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Blue Man Group will make return to Chicago’s Briar Street Theatre Wednesday, August 18. Tickets for Blue Man Group Chicago will go on sale today, June 15, at 10 a.m. CST. Blue Man Group encourages audiences to reconnect with their inner (and outer) child in order to see the world through a new perspective.
Jacob's Pillow Announces Festival Week 1 Programming Jacob's Pillow Announces Festival Week 1 Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Dorrance Dance and Paris Opéra Ballet will kick off Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival 2021 in its opening week later this month. Dorrance Dance's performances mark the first live, in-person performances at the Pillow since 2019, while at the same time Paris Opéra Ballet will stream exclusively online for two weeks - a first for the Festival.
World Premiere of Christine Toy Johnson's WHO WE ARE to be Presented at Women's Theatre Festival Fringe 2021 World Premiere of Christine Toy Johnson's WHO WE ARE to be Presented at Women's Theatre Festival Fringe 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Moongate Productions will present the world premiere of who we are, a one act play written and directed by Christine Toy Johnson at the Women's Theatre Festival WTFringe2021 on July 9 at 6 pm EST with subsequent performances on July 17 at 6 pm EST and 24 at 6:30 pm EST.
Emily Skinner to Present A BROAD WITH A BROAD BROAD MIND at Feinstein's/54 Below Emily Skinner to Present A BROAD WITH A BROAD BROAD MIND at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present EMILY SKINNER in A BROAD WITH A BROAD BROAD MIND on July 29th - July 31st at 7PM. Ready to have a really good time again? Fun will be had!
New York City Center Partners With Broadway for Racial Justice For Juneteenth Roundtable Discussion New York City Center Partners With Broadway for Racial Justice For Juneteenth Roundtable Discussion
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

New York City Center is joining forces with Broadway for Racial Justice in a renewed commitment to support Black art in all its joys, victories, and celebrations, and to amplify BFRJ’s mission to build awareness and create equity in the Broadway and theatrical community.
Average Joes' 'Mud Digger 12' Compilation Will Drop July 2 Average Joes' 'Mud Digger 12' Compilation Will Drop July 2
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

Also featured on 'Mud Digger 12' are country-rap stars Nappy Roots, Sarah Ross, the 'Mud Digger King,' Lenny Cooper, and more of the genre's top-selling artists.
VIDEO: Juice Division Records Releases 'Blue Dreams' by Nipsey Hussle VIDEO: Juice Division Records Releases 'Blue Dreams' by Nipsey Hussle
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

'Blue Dreams,' which is the latest release from Nipsey Hussle by independent record label Juice Division Records is arguably the best posthumous verse from the Nipsey Hussle vault yet.
PASSAR REVISTA se estrena en Barcelona PASSAR REVISTA se estrena en Barcelona
by Jose German Martinez Paneque on June 15, 2021

La compañía teatral LAminimAL ha presentado su nuevo espectáculo PASSAR REVISTA, que podrá verse en la Sala Apolo de Barcelona entre el 1 y el 3 de julio como parte del Grec Festival.
GODSPELL, RENT & More to Return To The Jersey Shore This Summer at Algonquin Arts Theatre GODSPELL, RENT & More to Return To The Jersey Shore This Summer at Algonquin Arts Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Broadway's back in New York City this fall, but fans of musical theatre at the Jersey Shore only have to wait another month. Algonquin Arts Theatre will be producing Broadway musicals 'Godspell' and 'Rent' this summer. Showtimes are Friday & Saturday nights at 8 pm, Saturday at 2 pm and Sundays at 3 pm.
HAMILTON to Return to ASU Gammage in September HAMILTON to Return to ASU Gammage in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Producer Jeffrey Seller and ASU Gammage announced today that single tickets for HAMILTON will go on sale to the public on Monday, June 21 at 10:00 a.m. Performances are set for a five-week run from September 8, 2021 - October 10, 2021.
Frank Mastrone, Juliet Lambert Pratt, Jessica Tyler Wright & More Join Music Theatre Of Connecticut's Pride Celebration Frank Mastrone, Juliet Lambert Pratt, Jessica Tyler Wright & More Join Music Theatre Of Connecticut's Pride Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Music Theatre of Connecticut MainStage in partnership with Westport Pride, have announced a fundraiser event, Dolls and Guys: A Gender-Bending Broadway Evening, in honor of Pride Month, where half of all proceeds will be donated to Westport Pride!
Wet Leg Sign To Domino, Release Debut Single & Video 'Chaise Longue' Wet Leg Sign To Domino, Release Debut Single & Video 'Chaise Longue'
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Arming themselves with guitars, a penchant for French disco, effervescent imaginations and a shared love of The Ronettes and Jane Birkin, through to Ty Segall and Bjork, they set about making some recordings of their own.
Izzy True Releases New Single and Lyric Video 'You're Mad At Me' Izzy True Releases New Single and Lyric Video 'You're Mad At Me'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

It is the second single from the Chicago band of yearning's forthcoming album - Our Beautiful Baby World - to be released by Don Giovanni Records on July 2, 2021.
Bálint Varga and Aimee Lynn Czura Present GAILLEY AND THE TALE OF THE FATE KEEPER Bálint Varga and Aimee Lynn Czura Present GAILLEY AND THE TALE OF THE FATE KEEPER
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

ZOOM PRESENTATION (June 18, 2021) - Bálint Varga (music and concept) and Aimee Lynn Czura (book and lyrics) will present their new musical GAILLEY AND THE TALE OF THE FATE KEEPER. The production, directed by Bálint Varga (d'ILLUSION: The Houdini Musical), will have one virtual performance on Friday, June 18, 2021 at 6:30pm via Zoom.
Caitlyn Smith Joins The CMA Foundation as Artist Ambassador Caitlyn Smith Joins The CMA Foundation as Artist Ambassador
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

During her time as a CMA Foundation Artist Ambassador, she will participate in various web-based programming and offline activities to engage students and empower educators.
French Riviera Film Festival Announces 2021 Finalist Shorts French Riviera Film Festival Announces 2021 Finalist Shorts
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Scheduled from July 10-14, 2021, the third annual French Riviera Film Festival has announced the finalist shorts of the 2021 competition, the announcement was made today by festival co-founders Gotham Chandna and Nicole Goesseringer Muj.
Izzie's Caravan Releases First Full Length Album BLOW THE LID Izzie's Caravan Releases First Full Length Album BLOW THE LID
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

On June 15th, 2021, the wait is finally over...The album, 10 months in the making is, at long last, released! The 8-track album, 'Blow The Lid' will be unleashed in all its rockin', bluesy glory. In addition to the aforementioned tracks is an 18-minute epic jam, 'Curse Of Anastasia'.
Sneezy to Perform Live In Little Rock Sneezy to Perform Live In Little Rock
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Sneezy's six members have been building musical chemistry together for over a decade, and spent that past year in quarantine making, Open Doors, their best album to date.
Sneezy Announces Upcoming Live Performance in Fayetteville Sneezy Announces Upcoming Live Performance in Fayetteville
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Sneezy will be embarking on their initial summer tour on June 16. Sneezy's six members have been building musical chemistry together for over a decade, and spent that past year in quarantine making, Open Doors, their best album to date.
Sneezy to Perform Live With Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal Sneezy to Perform Live With Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Sneezy, a Chicago based fusion band that blends Rock, Soul, Pop, Hip Hop & R&B influences into their own unique sound, will be embarking on their initial summer tour on June 16. Sneezy's six members have been building musical chemistry together for over a decade, and spent that past year in quarantine making, Open Doors, their best album to date.
The Used Announce Co-Headlining Tour With Coheed & Cambria The Used Announce Co-Headlining Tour With Coheed & Cambria
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

The 18-city co-headlining tour kicks off on August 27th at FivePoint Amphitheatre in Los Angeles, CA making stops across the U.S. in Phoenix, Austin, St. Louis, Cincinnati and more before wrapping up in Jacksonville, FL at Daily's Place on September 24th.
ONCE ON THIS ISLAND to Return To Cobb PARKS As Drive-In Concert ONCE ON THIS ISLAND to Return To Cobb PARKS As Drive-In Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Following the success of its streaming concert in April, the cast and musicians of the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre's production of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND are returning to perform the Calypso-flavored concert live on stage. The concert will depict the show in its entirety on the county's mobile stage in the Cobb Civic Center parking lot.
Arden Theatre Company Announces Return To Live In-Person Performances Beginning January 2022 Arden Theatre Company Announces Return To Live In-Person Performances Beginning January 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

The Arden Theatre Company has announced their return to in-person performances. The company will reopen on January 13, 2022, with a series of four Mainstage productions and an Arden Children's Theatre production.
Discovery+ Greenlights New Home Series With Marsai Martin Discovery+ Greenlights New Home Series With Marsai Martin
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

The project is produced by 51 Minds Entertainment in association with Genius Entertainment. Executive producers for 51 Minds include Christian Sarabia, Raymond Garcia, Nicole Elliott and Adriane Hopper Williams.
INTRAPRENEURS Book Exploring The Strategic Value Of Intrapreneurs Is Reissued With Additional Insight INTRAPRENEURS Book Exploring The Strategic Value Of Intrapreneurs Is Reissued With Additional Insight
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

In celebration of the one-year anniversary of the e-book and paperback launch of 'Intrapreneurs: Who, What, How and Why', author Susan Foley has announced the book has been reissued with 12 new articles - making it a 310-page exploration of the critical role intrapreneurs play within the business environment.
Disney + pone en marcha la serie LA BELLA Y LA BESTIA Disney + pone en marcha la serie LA BELLA Y LA BESTIA
by Jose German Martinez Paneque on June 15, 2021

El servicio de streaming de la compañía del ratón Disney + ha dado luz verde a la serie musical LA BELLA Y LA BESTIA, que se centrará en los personajes de Gastón y LeFou y cómo se convirtieron en la pareja inseparable que conocemos.
Intersectional Voices Collective Presents Second Annual Juneteenth Jubilee Intersectional Voices Collective Presents Second Annual Juneteenth Jubilee
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Grassroots arts organization Intersectional Voices Collective, in partnership with Hi-Arts and The Africa Center, announced the second iteration of last year’s combination Black Lives Matter demonstration and Pride party, the Juneteenth Jubilee.
LISTEN: Jenn Colella, Chilina Kennedy & More Star in LGBTQ+ RomCom Musical Podcast THE FLAME: THE MUSICAL LISTEN: Jenn Colella, Chilina Kennedy & More Star in LGBTQ+ RomCom Musical Podcast THE FLAME: THE MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Ellie Brigida (Scoring and Music Producer) and Leigh Holmes Foster (Composer) of the celebrated Lez Hang Out podcast, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, have announced a brand new scripted LGBTQ+ musical podcast The Flame the Musical. 
New York Stage and Film Announces Summer Season, Including Michael R. Jackson's WHITE GIRL IN DANGER New York Stage and Film Announces Summer Season, Including Michael R. Jackson's WHITE GIRL IN DANGER
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

NYSAF returns July 17-August 1 with in-person programming in Poughkeepsie for their 2021 Summer Season.  In partnership with Vassar College, Marist College, and Revel 32 °, NYSAF will serve the needs of theater and film artists today, bringing them safely together in community to generate new stories and reconnect with one another and audiences.
Freeform's CRUEL SUMMER Renewed for Second Season Freeform's CRUEL SUMMER Renewed for Second Season
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

On Hulu, “Cruel Summer” was the most-watched next-day season one title from a linear channel in its first seven weeks to date.
The Faux Paws Announce Self-Titled Debut Album The Faux Paws Announce Self-Titled Debut Album
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Catch The Faux Paws live—on June 20th, in Chimacum, WA, at Finnriver Farm & Cidery and on October 30th at the Blackpot Festival in Lafayette, LA.
Jesse Eisenberg, Ari Graynor, Hope Lauren, Jin Ha and More to be Featured in THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Jesse Eisenberg, Ari Graynor, Hope Lauren, Jin Ha and More to be Featured in THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues will premiere tonight with an all new series of unforgettable performances on IGTV @24hourplays. Fourteen actors have each been paired with one of fourteen writers who have crafted unique pieces especially for their actors.
Competitors Taste Their Way to Victory in New High-Stakes Food Network Series MONEY HUNGRY Competitors Taste Their Way to Victory in New High-Stakes Food Network Series MONEY HUNGRY
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

n the five-episode series hosted by Kal Penn, competitors showcase their impressive palates in a series of increasingly complex tasting challenges that push their senses and culinary knowledge to the limits. 
Piroshka Share New Track 'V.O.' Piroshka Share New Track 'V.O.'
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Piroshka emerged in 2018, four individuals with distinct musical identities but also overlapping histories, a combination that might have unsettled or even overwhelmed some bands. But in their case, the bond only got stronger.
VIDEO: Works & Process at New Victory Theater: Highlights from WITNESS by Christopher Rudd; Watch Live at 7:30 PM! VIDEO: Works & Process at New Victory Theater: Highlights from WITNESS by Christopher Rudd; Watch Live at 7:30 PM!
by Alan Henry on June 15, 2021

Filmed at the New Victory Theater to culminate RudduR Dance’s Works & Process bubble residency at Kaatsbaan, choreographer Christopher Rudd discusses his newest work WITNESS and shares performance highlights.
Atlantic Theater Company Announces 2021-2022 Season Featuring World Premieres of KIMBERLY AKIMBO, THE BEDWETTER & More Atlantic Theater Company Announces 2021-2022 Season Featuring World Premieres of KIMBERLY AKIMBO, THE BEDWETTER & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Atlantic’s 2021-2022 season will include the world premiere of Ngozi Anyanwu's play The Last of the Love Letters, directed by Patricia McGregor, and featuring Ngozi Anyanwu; the world premiere musical Kimberly Akimbo, with book and lyrics by Pulitzer Prize-winner David Lindsay-Abaire, music by Tony Award-winner Jeanine Tesori, and more.
Bad Suns Share 'Heaven Is A Place In My Head' Video Bad Suns Share 'Heaven Is A Place In My Head' Video
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

The summery sound and up tempo vibe of the song, however, were inspired by the excitement provoked at the thought of hitting the road this fall.
VIDEO: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater On City Center's Studio 5 VIDEO: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater On City Center's Studio 5
by Alan Henry on June 15, 2021

In this inspirational episode featuring City Center’s Principal Dance Company, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater dancers Jacqueline Green, Yannick Lebrun, and Renaldo Maurice work with Artistic Director Robert Battle, Resident Choreographer Jamar Roberts, and Associate Artistic Director Matthew Rushing on three varied pieces from the company’s rich repertory—Ailey’s signature classic Revelations, Battle’s solo Takademe, and Roberts’s Members Don’t Get Weary. 
Celebrate Father's Day With New Content on HBO Max Celebrate Father's Day With New Content on HBO Max
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

HBO Max will also feature “Watch With Dad” trays across its Series and Movies Page, the HBO Hub and its Kids and Family Genre Page, including favored flicks and beloved series like “Daddy Day Care,” “Tenet,” the “Pink Panther” collection, “Ocean’s Eleven,” “Speed,” “Ford v. Ferrari,” “Tiger,” and “Happy Gilmore.” 
Senators Klobuchar and Cornyn Pen Letter to SBA, Demanding Immediate Action Over Save Our Stages Delay Senators Klobuchar and Cornyn Pen Letter to SBA, Demanding Immediate Action Over Save Our Stages Delay
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Senators Amy Klobuchar and John Cornyn have written a letter to the Small Business Administration’s chief Isabella Guzman over the delay in the Save Our Stages funds reaching the venues who need it.
TheaterWorksUSA To Stream A TRIBE CALLED TUBMAN Free for Educators on Juneteenth TheaterWorksUSA To Stream A TRIBE CALLED TUBMAN Free for Educators on Juneteenth
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

TheaterWorksUSA will stream A Tribe Called Tubman by Idris Goodwin FREE one-time-only on Saturday, June 19th at 7:00 PM EST through the TheaterWorksUSA for Educators Facebook group. Please click this link to access the watch party. Group members will be able to watch the stream by visiting the group on Facebook via desktop, tablet, or mobile.
The String Cheese Incident Announces 2021 Tour The String Cheese Incident Announces 2021 Tour
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

In addition to the recently announced 5-night Colorado run this July, the band will be making stops throughout the Midwest and Southeast.
Dessa Releases New Single & Video 'I Already Like You' Dessa Releases New Single & Video 'I Already Like You'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

IDES is the product of collaborations between artists working from their home studios across the country, trading sound files, snapshots, and voice memos.
BWW Previews: South Carolina Children's Theatre Reveals Old Favorites and New Surprises for the 2021-22 SEASON BWW Previews: South Carolina Children's Theatre Reveals Old Favorites and New Surprises for the 2021-22 SEASON
by Neil Shurley on June 15, 2021

'We felt that the best way to welcome folks back into the theatre was through shows that would spark a boatload of joy.'
Governor Cuomo Announces That New York Will Lift COVID Restrictions as State Hits 70% Vaccination Milestone Governor Cuomo Announces That New York Will Lift COVID Restrictions as State Hits 70% Vaccination Milestone
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has revealed that as a result of 70 percent of New York adults receiving their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, New York will be lifting state-mandated COVID restrictions across commercial and social settings.
Jessica Vosk, Jelani Remy, Isabelle McCalla & More to Take Part in STAGE DOOR MIXER at Watermark Bar in NYC Jessica Vosk, Jelani Remy, Isabelle McCalla & More to Take Part in STAGE DOOR MIXER at Watermark Bar in NYC
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Mumford Place Inc. will present STAGE DOOR MIXER, a celebratory night of theatre and live music with performances by some of NYC’s finest talent, at Watermark Bar (78 South Street #Pier 15, New York City).
VIDEO: Cardi B Joins the FAST 9 Family VIDEO: Cardi B Joins the FAST 9 Family
by Stage Tube on June 15, 2021

F9 sees the return of Justin Lin as director, who helmed the third, fourth, fifth and sixth chapters of the series when it transformed into a global blockbuster.
Welsh National Opera Announces 2021/22 Season Welsh National Opera Announces 2021/22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Welsh National Opera has announced that the Company will return to touring in Wales and England from Autumn this year. The details announced include touring opera productions, engagement and outreach work and orchestral concert activity. 
Multi-Platinum Bryce Vine Announces U.S. Tour Dates Multi-Platinum Bryce Vine Announces U.S. Tour Dates
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

In 2019, he released his debut full-length, Carnival, which included the platinum YG-assisted hit “La La Land.”
59E59 Theaters Announces Line-Up for EAST TO EDINBURGH GOES VIRTUAL 2021 59E59 Theaters Announces Line-Up for EAST TO EDINBURGH GOES VIRTUAL 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

59E59 Theaters has turned their crowd-pleasing summer festival East To Edinburgh into a virtual showcase of Fringe-worthy productions with EAST TO EDINBURGH GOES VIRTUAL 2021.
MYKKI BLANCO Shares New Single 'It's Not My Choice' MYKKI BLANCO Shares New Single 'It's Not My Choice'
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Today they share another taste of the LP by way of new single “It’s Not My Choice” (feat. Blood Orange) - a soft mid tempo soul jam that narrates the tug of war that is a dysfunctional relationship.
VIDEO: Watch Brenda Braxton & Friends on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm! VIDEO: Watch Brenda Braxton & Friends on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!
by Nicole Rosky on June 15, 2021

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm ET) with Guest Host Brenda Braxton and friends!
Pachyman Releases New Single & Super 8 Video 'El Benson' Pachyman Releases New Single & Super 8 Video 'El Benson'
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Pachyman will play a hometown record release show at LA’s Zebulon on August 13. He will make his NYC debut opening for four Black Pumas shows at Brooklyn Steel on September 13, 14, 15 and 16.
Christy Altomare, Will Swenson and More to Lead Reading of New Musical ALICE IN NEVERLAND Christy Altomare, Will Swenson and More to Lead Reading of New Musical ALICE IN NEVERLAND
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Christy Altomare (Anastasia) is set to lead a June 16th developmental reading of a new musical, Alice in Neverland, a sequel to one of the most beloved stories of all time, and a prequel to another.
FRIDAY NIGHT VIBES Host Tiffany Haddish & Co-Host Deon Cole Welcome Tina Knowles as Guest FRIDAY NIGHT VIBES Host Tiffany Haddish & Co-Host Deon Cole Welcome Tina Knowles as Guest
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

The weekly lineup will include thoughtfully selected movies that are filled with storylines and characters viewers love and vibe with and special guests will be announced accordingly.
Astoria State Delivers Hard-Driving New Track 'Leave It To Me' Astoria State Delivers Hard-Driving New Track 'Leave It To Me'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

The 'Leave It To Me' video was shot in a desolate but beautiful area of Hemet, California by Sean Sweetman of Sweetman Media, on the same location as the 'Nobody Knows' video shoot.
VIDEO: Watch Christy Altomare's New Music Video for 'Freedom Inside' VIDEO: Watch Christy Altomare's New Music Video for 'Freedom Inside'
by Stage Tube on June 15, 2021

Earlier this spring, Broadway veteran Christy Altomare revealed a project that has been years in the making- her first solo album, titled Wandering Bird. Today, she releases the first music video from the album for 'Freedom Inside,' chroeographed by Jess LeProtto.
BWW Exclusive: This Year's KRISTI Awards Were Smooth Sailing for Kristin Chenoweth and KCBBC BWW Exclusive: This Year's KRISTI Awards Were Smooth Sailing for Kristin Chenoweth and KCBBC
by BWW Features on June 15, 2021

“WE DID IT!” could be heard all the way from Broken Arrow, OK Sunday night. And the person yelling it the loudest was Kristin Chenoweth. Read on to learn all about the 2021 Kristi Awards with Kristin Chenoweth and friends!
Chef Spotlight: Executive Chef David DiSalvo of PUTTANESCA in the Chelsea Neighborhood of NYC Chef Spotlight: Executive Chef David DiSalvo of PUTTANESCA in the Chelsea Neighborhood of NYC
by Marina Kennedy on June 15, 2021

Broadwayworld had the pleasure of interviewing Executive Chef David DiSalvo about his career and Puttanesca in the Chelsea neighborhood of NYC for our Chef Spotlight.
VIDEO: Lucy Moss Shares What it Was Like Directing RATATOUILLE: THE TIKTOK MUSICAL VIDEO: Lucy Moss Shares What it Was Like Directing RATATOUILLE: THE TIKTOK MUSICAL
by BroadwayWorld TV on June 15, 2021

BroadwayWorld sat down with Lucy Moss, the director of the viral hit Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical to discuss what it was like bringing the show from its TikTok origins to a fully-realized virtual concept production.  
TALES OF THE CITY, THE MUSICAL, IN PIECES, AFTER MIDNIGHT and More to Stream in June TALES OF THE CITY, THE MUSICAL, IN PIECES, AFTER MIDNIGHT and More to Stream in June
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Broadway On Demand has shared its current and upcoming June programming lineup including titles and events that celebrate PRIDE, the U.S. Premiere of In Pieces, a new musical by Joey Contreras, the Signature Theatre production of After Midnight starring Christopher Jackson, and more.
Wendy's Expands Partnership with Adult Swim on Hit Series RICK AND MORTY Wendy's Expands Partnership with Adult Swim on Hit Series RICK AND MORTY
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Global Rick and Morty Day kicks off the worldwide premiere of season five around the world starting on Sunday, June 20 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT in the U.S.
Park City Song Summit Tickets Now On-Sale Park City Song Summit Tickets Now On-Sale
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

Musical performance and Lab conversations with: Adia Victoria, Amanda Shires, Andrew Bird & Jimbo Mathus, Cedric Burnside, Celisse, Devon Gilfillian, Fred Armisen, Iron & Wine.
John Kander and Lin-Manuel Miranda to Join Vineyard Theatre's COMPOSERS IN CONVERSATION Series John Kander and Lin-Manuel Miranda to Join Vineyard Theatre's COMPOSERS IN CONVERSATION Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Vineyard Theatre’s 2021 Gala Series will culminate in an intimate conversation between legendary musical theatre composers John Kander and  Lin-Manuel Miranda. The “Pay-What-You-Can” virtual event will debut on Thursday, July 22 at 7pm ET, with on-demand access available through Sunday, July 25 at 11:59pm ET.
Annihilus Blaze A Trail On 'Follow A Song From The Sky' Annihilus Blaze A Trail On 'Follow A Song From The Sky'
by TV Scoop on June 15, 2021

Follow a Song From the Sky ’s first single, “Draw the Beast,” rips through three minutes of fury and vitriol and is an apt look at the album as a whole. 
30 DAYS WITH: BRETMAN ROCK Will Premiere on YouTube 30 DAYS WITH: BRETMAN ROCK Will Premiere on YouTube
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

Over four episodes, viewers will see how Bretman prepares for and handles his solo adventure dedicated to the memory of his late father.
WATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SWEPT AWAY WATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SWEPT AWAY
by BroadwayWorld TV on June 15, 2021

A first-ever video of the title song from the new musical Swept Away, featuring Grammy Award nominated folk rock band The Avett Brothers ('America's biggest roots band,' Rolling Stone), in their theater debut, has just been released.
LOVE & MARRIAGE: HUNTSVILLE Returns July 17 LOVE & MARRIAGE: HUNTSVILLE Returns July 17
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

The series, produced by Carlos King’s Kingdom Reign Entertainment and ITV America, follows the lives of successful power couples in the city of Huntsville, Alabama as they navigate balancing friendship, marriage, and business.
MICHIGANDER Announces Fall Headlining Tour Dates MICHIGANDER Announces Fall Headlining Tour Dates
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Following the tour’s kickoff September 25th in St. Louis, Singer and his bandmates -- Aaron Senor (drums), Jake LeMond (guitar), and Connor Robertson (bass) -- will make their way west stopping in Denver, Boise, Portland, Seattle and San Francisco before reaching Los Angeles to headline The Roxy Theatre on October 6th.
Colin Hurley and George Rowlands to Star in THE BOY WITH THE BEE JAR at the Hope Theatre Colin Hurley and George Rowlands to Star in THE BOY WITH THE BEE JAR at the Hope Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Casting has been announced for THE BOY WITH THE BEE JAR by John Straiton (long-listed for the 2019 Bruntwood Prize), the first show to play at The Hope Theatre post reopening from 29 June – 17 July.
New York Philharmonic Announces 2021–22 Season New York Philharmonic Announces 2021–22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

The New York Philharmonic has announced its 2021–22 season, marking the Orchestra’s long-awaited return to subscription performances following an 18-month period of cancellations due to the pandemic. For the first time in modern history the Philharmonic will be performing outside its home for an entire season. 
Showtime Documentary Films Announces BITCHIN': THE SOUND AND FURY OF RICK JAMES Showtime Documentary Films Announces BITCHIN': THE SOUND AND FURY OF RICK JAMES
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

At the center of it all is the “Punk-Funk” that encompassed a unique swath of 20th-century music history from jazz to soul to R&B to rock and eventually, to hip-hop.
World Premiere Concept Recording of RUMI: THE MUSICAL Featuring Ramin Karimloo & More to be Released This Friday World Premiere Concept Recording of RUMI: THE MUSICAL Featuring Ramin Karimloo & More to be Released This Friday
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

Broadway Records announced today the release of the world premiere concept recording of RUMI: THE MUSICAL by Dana Al Fardan and Nadim Naaman, about the 13th century philosopher and poet Rumi. The recording stars Tony Nominee Ramin Karimloo (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Love Never Dies) and Nadim Naaman (Phantom of the Opera, Broken Wings).
Kevin Drew Releases New Record 'Influences' Kevin Drew Releases New Record 'Influences'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

Influences is positively pulsating with life, a kaleidoscopic constellation of strobe-lit electronics, rippling rhythms, and gleaming digital melodies that tap into a very 2021 feeling of existence. 
Bob Morelli Celebrates 'Cool is Forever Consulting' One Year Anniversary Bob Morelli Celebrates 'Cool is Forever Consulting' One Year Anniversary
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

This approach attracted the best labels, artists in the music business including Jason Aldean, Mumford and Sons, Alabama Shakes, Kelsea Ballerini, Phoenix, Bayside, LoCash, Daya, Noah Cyrus, and more.
Hungarian State Opera Announces 2021/22 Season and Reopening of the Opera House Hungarian State Opera Announces 2021/22 Season and Reopening of the Opera House
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

The 138th season of the Hungarian State Opera will presents seventeen premieres including seven that had to be postponed. The three venues of the Opera await audiences with 400 opera and ballet performances, and a further 1300 concerts, chamber concerts, special events, and multimedia activities mean the beginning of a new era.
INDIGO DE SOUZA Announces New Album & Shares First Single INDIGO DE SOUZA Announces New Album & Shares First Single
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Moving to Asheville at age 16 gave her the community and freedom she was after. It also brought her to a renowned group of musicians including Brad Cook, who together with De Souza produced Any Shape You Take.
Matthew Bourne's SWAN LAKE, THE CAR MAN, CINDERELLA and ROMEO + JULIET to Stream on BroadwayHD Matthew Bourne's SWAN LAKE, THE CAR MAN, CINDERELLA and ROMEO + JULIET to Stream on BroadwayHD
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

BroadwayHD today announced they will be bringing four contemporary and thrilling productions by award-winning dance-theatre company New Adventures and acclaimed choreographer Matthew Bourne exclusively to their platform.
H3nry Thr!ll Brings The Chills With 'Sweater Weather' H3nry Thr!ll Brings The Chills With 'Sweater Weather'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

The teenager's confidence has grown in spades on the back of a continuous run of music over the last year and a half, and it shows in his latest work.
York Theatre Company Announces Fall 2021 Season Featuring BLUE ROSES and CHEEK TO CHEEK Premieres & More York Theatre Company Announces Fall 2021 Season Featuring BLUE ROSES and CHEEK TO CHEEK Premieres & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz on June 15, 2021

The York Theatre Company has announced the continuation of its 50th Anniversary Season at its new temporary home at The Theatre at St. Jean’s. Following a devastating flood due to a water main break in January 2021 at its home at Saint Peter’s Church, the company will temporarily relocate to The Theatre at St. Jean’s.
'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown' Soundtrack Set for Pumpkin-Shaped Vinyl Release 'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown' Soundtrack Set for Pumpkin-Shaped Vinyl Release
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

By the time that Vince Guaraldi entered the studio to score It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown, he was well into a highly successful creative partnership with Lee Mendelson and the PEANUTS franchise.
Sunny Sumter Promoted to President and Chief Executive Officer of DC Jazz Festival Organization Sunny Sumter Promoted to President and Chief Executive Officer of DC Jazz Festival Organization
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

In this elevated role, Sumter will oversee the expansion of the annual DC JazzFest, one of the largest annual events of DC’s cultural calendar; direct its year-round educational and community engagement programming; and guide the organization’s new strategies and goals. 
VIDEO: Hear Josh Gad, Leslie Odom Jr., Daveed Diggs & More in the Season Two Trailer for CENTRAL PARK! VIDEO: Hear Josh Gad, Leslie Odom Jr., Daveed Diggs & More in the Season Two Trailer for CENTRAL PARK!
by Stage Tube on June 15, 2021

Sing along to new music and prepare for the season two premiere on June 25th.
BWW Review: A LIFE IN THE THEATRE PROVES ALTERNATELY CHEERFUL AND SENTIMENTAL at Live Theatre Workshop BWW Review: A LIFE IN THE THEATRE PROVES ALTERNATELY CHEERFUL AND SENTIMENTAL at Live Theatre Workshop
by Robert Encila-Celdran on June 15, 2021

Originally produced in 1977, the play catalogs the common acting adventures and technical mishaps that continue to age well: incidents and anecdotes on and off the stage that only seasoned thespians can truly appreciate. Nevertheless, it serves audiences a healthy dollop of good-natured laughs, thanks to the versatile delivery of two actors fit to embrace Mamet's brisk pace and not-too-subtle snides.
Iann Dior to Join Trippie Redd's North American Tour Iann Dior to Join Trippie Redd's North American Tour
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

Tickets go on sale this Friday 6/18 at 10am local time.
Ted Ganung & Rosemary Quaye Release 'Universal Love' Ted Ganung & Rosemary Quaye Release 'Universal Love'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

From the roots Reggae inspired 'Serendipity,' to the loungy downtempo 'Rejuvenation,' or the Thievery Corporation-esque title track 'Universal Love,' and the high energy Jazzy, Liquid Drum & Bass 'Free Spirit', there is something for everyone on this EP which truly inspires an aura of 'Universal Love.'
Elevation Studios Announces $100-Million Tour Production Campus in Nashville Elevation Studios Announces $100-Million Tour Production Campus in Nashville
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

The shovel-ready project checks all the boxes, uniting energy-efficient design with luxurious comfort in a serene yet convenient setting, right outside of America’s biggest music city, Nashville, TN.
Tixxy Partners with Direct-to-Fan Ticketing Platform Lyte Tixxy Partners with Direct-to-Fan Ticketing Platform Lyte
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

Lyte's fan and industry-friendly solutions have been utilized by hundreds of major events worldwide, festivals and artists including Newport Folk Festival and tours with the likes of Mumford & Sons and Wilco. 
Lea Thomas Debuts 'Howl' Single & Video Lea Thomas Debuts 'Howl' Single & Video
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

A self-taught engineer, she left home at 17 to attend engineering school in New York City. In addition to her work as a musician, songwriter and producer, Thomas is a visual artist with a focus on hand weaving and natural dyes.
Thornton Wilder's THE ALCESTIAD Will Be Performed Outdoors at Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms State Park This Week Thornton Wilder's THE ALCESTIAD Will Be Performed Outdoors at Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms State Park This Week
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Thornton Wilder's rarely performed play, The Alcestiad, premiered at the Edinburgh Festival in 1955, directed by Tyrone Guthrie, and is inspired by Euripides Greek tragedy Alcestis. Wilder's third-act imagines a world after Alcestis returns from the land of the dead; her kingdom is overthrown by a tyrant and is ravaged by a plague.
Evolfo Share Live Video of 'Drying Out Your Eyes' Evolfo Share Live Video of 'Drying Out Your Eyes'
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Partially inspired by concepts pulled from sci-fiction and one group psychedelic drug trip, Site Out of Mind is a thrilling spiral into the depths of the spiritual mind and the afterlife.
TAP IT OUT Returns to Times Square This July TAP IT OUT Returns to Times Square This July
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The American Tap Dance Foundation's TAP IT OUT will return with a live performance in Times Square on Saturday, July 10 at 11:30am. This FREE, PUBLIC EVENT, in Father Duffy Square/ Times Square/ Broadway, 7th Ave & W 47th St, will mark the conclusion of TAP CITY, The New York City Tap Festival. 
Sonia Plumb Dance Company's DANCE IN THE PARKS Will Bring Free Classes and Performances To Hartford's Park System Sonia Plumb Dance Company's DANCE IN THE PARKS Will Bring Free Classes and Performances To Hartford's Park System
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Sonia Plumb Dance Company (SPDC) announced today a full line-up of Dance in the Parks classes and performances in July and August. The award-winning dance company will be offering a free community event every Thursday in a Hartford park this summer.
Radiant Baby Announce New LP, Share 'Réputation' Video Radiant Baby Announce New LP, Share 'Réputation' Video
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

In Réputation, the protagonist mocks others’ gaze and criticisms, responding in a casual, provocative and sarcastic way to comments made about him. 
The Grand To Announce First Set Of Indoor Performances On June 22 The Grand To Announce First Set Of Indoor Performances On June 22
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

After nearly 450 days of being closed for indoor performances, The Grand Opera House in Wilmington, Delaware will announce the first batch of indoor shows in its 2021-2022 season on June 22 at 10:00am.
Yangtze Rep Presents CLUBHOUSE, Five New Plays Inspired By 18th Century Chinese Classic Yangtze Rep Presents CLUBHOUSE, Five New Plays Inspired By 18th Century Chinese Classic
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Clubhouse features five one-acts inspired by Pu Songling's Strange Stories from A Chinese Studio and is directed by Yangtze Rep's Artistic Director Chongren Fan. T
Angels & Airwaves Announces New Album LIFEFORMS For September 24 Release Angels & Airwaves Announces New Album LIFEFORMS For September 24 Release
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

Tickets will be on sale on Friday, June 18 at 10 AM local time.
THE MUSIC OF QUEEN Will Be Performed at Flat Rock Playhouse in August THE MUSIC OF QUEEN Will Be Performed at Flat Rock Playhouse in August
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

A callback to the pre-pandemic crowd-pleaser which opened the theatre's 2020 season, Flat Rock Playhouse is bringing back The Music of Queen in a exciting new way August 14 at 8 p.m. This larger-than-life show is coming to a new venue perfect for summertime jamming – West Henderson High School's athletic stadium, Johnson Field.
Kat Cunning Releases New Video For 'Boys' With Transgender & Non-Binary Cast Kat Cunning Releases New Video For 'Boys' With Transgender & Non-Binary Cast
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Tomorrow, Kat will go live with rising alt-pop singer Carlie Hanson at 1 PM ET, and then every Monday and Wednesday until July 12 (because Pride is every month) with special guests from the LGBTQ+ community.
Photo Coverage: Go Inside the York Theatre Company's REUNION ON THE ROOFTOP Photo Coverage: Go Inside the York Theatre Company's REUNION ON THE ROOFTOP
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy on June 15, 2021

The York Theatre Company is back in action! Just last night, friends of the York gathered for its first in-person event in 15 months- Reunion on the Rooftop.
Amy Helm Will Perform at City Winery New York Next Week Amy Helm Will Perform at City Winery New York Next Week
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Acclaimed singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Amy Helm will perform for her record release show at City Winery New York on June 24th in support of her new album What the Flood Leaves Behind.  Doors open at 6pm ET and the show starts at 8pm ET. 
Musical BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Prequel Series With Josh Gad in the Works at Disney Plus Musical BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Prequel Series With Josh Gad in the Works at Disney Plus
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

With new music from Alan Menken and a pilot directed by a Tony nominee, the series is set up for success.
The Kennedy Center Presents WORLD REFUGEE DAY: Together We Heal, Learn, and Shine The Kennedy Center Presents WORLD REFUGEE DAY: Together We Heal, Learn, and Shine
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

For World Refugee Day, the Kennedy Center and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, in partnership with One Journey, a grassroots refugee-supporting coalition, present three days of fun and inspiration to celebrate the courage and resilience of people who have been forced to flee their homes due to war, persecution and violence.
SPICE GIRLS Celebrate 25th Anniversary of 'Wannabe' SPICE GIRLS Celebrate 25th Anniversary of 'Wannabe'
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Alongside the #IAmASpiceGirl campaign, there will be a 'Wannabe25' EP, released on vinyl and cassette on July 23rd.
VIDEO: MARINA Performs 'Venus Fly Trap' VIDEO: MARINA Performs 'Venus Fly Trap'
by Stage Tube on June 15, 2021

“Venus Fly Trap” is a confident anthem that encourages being yourself and taking charge, two themes that run throughout her statement-making new album.
Bob Mould Announces More Details on Distortion & Blue Hearts! Tour Bob Mould Announces More Details on Distortion & Blue Hearts! Tour
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

On top of that he shares a trailer for his fourth and final vinyl box Distortion: Live an 8 LP set that includes live recordings from Mould’s solo career and his band Sugar. This set will be released on July 16, 2021, through Demon Music Group.
Second Generation Productions (2g) Presents INFLECTIONS Second Generation Productions (2g) Presents INFLECTIONS
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

These 2g commissioned pieces will be presented online from June 28-30, 2021 as part of the Consortium of Asian American Theatres & Artists (CAATA)'s 'Healing Over Hate' Virtual Series.
KEEP LIVE ALIVE SAINT LOUIS Raises $100,000 For Those In The Live Event Industry KEEP LIVE ALIVE SAINT LOUIS Raises $100,000 For Those In The Live Event Industry
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

KEEP LIVE ALIVE SAINT LOUIS, the community fundraiser presented by The St. Louis Classic Rock Preservation Society is proud to announce it has raised over $100,000 from individual donations and local corporate sponsorships from Weber Chevrolet, Ezra Brooks 99, Fair Saint Louis, and Hubbard Broadcasting. 
OPERATION RAINFALL With Ken Jeong Hits Top 10 in the US Opening Weekend OPERATION RAINFALL With Ken Jeong Hits Top 10 in the US Opening Weekend
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Occupation: Rainfall will have its home release in Australia through Umbrella Entertainment and Monster Pictures on June 16. 
Art House Productions Announces Robinson Holloway As Board President Art House Productions Announces Robinson Holloway As Board President
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Art House Productions, Jersey City's home for the performing and visual arts for the past 20 years, has announced a transition of the leadership of its board of trustees. The board has unanimously appointed Robinson Holloway to succeed Gibson as President.
BWW Feature: AUSCHWITZ - NOT LONG AGO - NOT FAR AWAY at Union Station BWW Feature: AUSCHWITZ - NOT LONG AGO - NOT FAR AWAY at Union Station
by Alan Portner on June 15, 2021

Now open at Kansas City’s Union Station is a huge, new, historical exhibition. The exhibition is fronted by one of the freight cars that once transported hundreds of thousands of souls to the Auschwitz death camp in southeastern Poland between 1940 and 1945.
Be-Bop Deluxe 'Live! In The Air Age' Deluxe 16 Disc Limited Edition Boxed Set Available For Pre-Order Be-Bop Deluxe 'Live! In The Air Age' Deluxe 16 Disc Limited Edition Boxed Set Available For Pre-Order
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

This legendary live album was released in July 1977 and would prove to be the band’s most successful album, peaking at number 10 in the UK charts.
New York City Will Hold a Ticker-Tape Parade to Honor Frontline Workers This Summer New York City Will Hold a Ticker-Tape Parade to Honor Frontline Workers This Summer
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

During the peak of the pandemic, de Blasio had promised to throw a ticker-tape parade when it was safe to do so.
Pip Blom Share New Video & Single 'Keep It Together' Pip Blom Share New Video & Single 'Keep It Together'
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Their stunning second album, 'Welcome Break,' will be released on Heavenly Recordings on Friday, October 8th 2021.
The Rochester Broadway Theatre League Announces 2021-22 Season Plans The Rochester Broadway Theatre League Announces 2021-22 Season Plans
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Season tickets can be purchased now for a lineup that includes Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Pretty Woman, My Fair Lady, The Band's Visit, and Mean Girls.
TALK RADIO Will Be the Fist Virtual Production For Vagabond Players TALK RADIO Will Be the Fist Virtual Production For Vagabond Players
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Barry Champlain, Cleveland's subversive and controversial radio host is on the air doing what he does best: insulting and provoking the sad souls who call in the middle of the night to sound off. He likes to push buttons --- and the envelope. On an evening that could determine IF his show goes into national syndication, will Barry's outrageous behavior and commentary cause his sponsors to cancel and his personal life to further unravel?
Cantata Singers Awards Music Director Emeritus Title to David Hoose Cantata Singers Awards Music Director Emeritus Title to David Hoose
by Sarah Jae Leiber on June 15, 2021

Hoose is a recipient of the Ditson Conductors Award for the Advancement of American Music, the Alfred Nash Patterson Lifetime Achievement Award, andthe Silver Jan Masaryk Medal from the Cultural Attaché of the Czech Republic.
Harvey Fierstein Donates $2.5 Million to New 'Theatre Lab' at the New York Public Library Harvey Fierstein Donates $2.5 Million to New 'Theatre Lab' at the New York Public Library
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

This new lab will be a dedicated educational space where students and the general public will be able to attend programs about the library's photographs, scripts, recordings, set models, costumes and other materials.
ABC's Race and Culture Team Captures the Heart of Juneteenth in OUR AMERICA: BLACK FREEDOM ABC's Race and Culture Team Captures the Heart of Juneteenth in OUR AMERICA: BLACK FREEDOM
by TV News Desk on June 15, 2021

Led by the race and culture executive producers Porsha Grant, Nzinga Blake and Mariel Myers, the team wanted to ensure that community members familiar with the tradition would be the ones telling the celebratory stories that honor Juneteenth.
BLUE MAN GROUP Will Return Off-Broadway in September BLUE MAN GROUP Will Return Off-Broadway in September
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Blue Man Group is officially returning off-Broadway this September! Performances will begin on September 3 at the Astor Place Theatre. Blue Man Group combines music, technology and comedy to create a form of entertainment that defies categorization and appeals to people of all ages. 
The Brick Announces An Evening With Maya Sharpe, RJ The Magician, and Ryan Douglass The Brick Announces An Evening With Maya Sharpe, RJ The Magician, and Ryan Douglass
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Looking to be transported? Transformed? Or just straight up entertained? The Brick proudly invites you to a literally and figuratively magical evening, featuring the beautiful song art of Maya Sharpe, the winding and bending tales of cities from Ryan Douglass and the legit iconic craft of RJ the Magician.
CSO's Popcorn Pops Invites Families To SPACE OUT & STEP UP This Friday CSO's Popcorn Pops Invites Families To SPACE OUT & STEP UP This Friday
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The Columbus Symphony and Associate Conductor Andrés Lopera invite central Ohio families to sing, dance, and monkey around at the Nationwide Popcorn Pops' Space Out & Step Up!, a special outdoor concert for children ages 3-12, on Friday, June 18, at 7 pm. From, 5:30-6:45 pm.
Ann Kittredge, Michael Roberts, and Robin Westle Join The Board Of The American Songbook Association Ann Kittredge, Michael Roberts, and Robin Westle Join The Board Of The American Songbook Association
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The American Songbook Association Inc. along with its official magazine, Cabaret Scenes, welcomes three new board members: Ann Kittredge of Forest Hills, Michael Roberts of Manhattan, and Robin Westle of Westchester County and Manhattan.
Photo Coverage: Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel - Music and Comedy at Don't Tell Mama Photo Coverage: Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel - Music and Comedy at Don't Tell Mama
by Stephen Sorokoff on June 15, 2021

The comedy and musicianship displayed by comic/actor Dave Konig and music director Elliot Finkel in Don’t Tell Mama last night was reminiscent of the glory days of Borscht Belt Hotels. 
THE MAGICAL MICE OF BROADWAY Book is Now Available THE MAGICAL MICE OF BROADWAY Book is Now Available
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The Magical Mice of Broadway, with a touching story by Mark A. Robinson and whimsical illustrations by Sandra K. Simpson, is a fairytale about Broadway during Covid, imagining an alternative reality for what happened on the Great White Way when performances halted on some of our favorite Broadway musicals.
LIVENow Presents Celeste LIVE FROM LONDON Next Month LIVENow Presents Celeste LIVE FROM LONDON Next Month
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

LIVENow will present Celeste: Live from London direct to your homes - a triumphant performance from the singer's celebratory 5-night residency in her hometown, from the beautiful and landmark surroundings of Union Chapel in Islington, London.
BLACKBESTFRIEND: All Black Femme Team Of Theatre Revolutionaries Bring Juneteenth Celebration BLACKBESTFRIEND: All Black Femme Team Of Theatre Revolutionaries Bring Juneteenth Celebration
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Created by award winning playwright- director-performer Alexandra Espinoza, BlackBestFriend is part fantasia, part group therapy and part messy revenge play about a group of Black Femmes who recruit an army of like minded Black Femmes who must break up with their white best friends in order to realize their personal and collective liberation.
The Secret Garden Experience Extends Into The Summer The Secret Garden Experience Extends Into The Summer
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Following the storyline of Frances Hodgson Burnett's The Secret Garden, The Secret Garden Experience starts when a 'Secret Box' arrives in the post. Each box contains eight envelopes with eight unique audio episodes and accompanying activities.
Opera Ballet Vlaanderen Announces 2021-22 Season Opera Ballet Vlaanderen Announces 2021-22 Season
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Since March 11, 2020, the company's artists, technicians and all other employees in our house have been on an emotional rollercoaster of cancellations, startups, downshifts and performances without a live audience. As they gradually return to normal operations, we would like to sincerely thank them once again for their flexibility over the past year.
Four New Plays and An International Comedy Programme Announced at Soho Theatre Four New Plays and An International Comedy Programme Announced at Soho Theatre
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

With limited tickets now available for the run and a definite buzz in the air as Amanda Wilkin's Verity Bargate Award-winning play Shedding A Skin prepares for first previews this week, Soho Theatre are celebrating the return of theatre with a sneak peek into its live theatre and comedy programme this autumn, including three more Soho co-productions of new plays and an international live comedy lineup.
Photo Flash: Ian Curtis' Iconic Guitar Returns To Manchester For Exhibition Photo Flash: Ian Curtis' Iconic Guitar Returns To Manchester For Exhibition
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

For the first time since it’s well-publicised auction in 2020, and in its first major public display in over 30 years, the iconic, white Vox Phantom VI teardrop guitar owned by Joy Division’s Ian Curtis, made famous in the Love Will Tear Us Apart music video, has made a high-profile return to Manchester.
Alberta Ballet Announces 2021-22 Season Alberta Ballet Announces 2021-22 Season
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Secure the best seats to Alberta Ballet’s anticipated return to the stage by purchasing a subscription. With packages starting at just $123 for three shows, it’s never been easier or more affordable to become a subscriber.
Opera Holland Park Announces OPERA IN SONG Lineup Opera Holland Park Announces OPERA IN SONG Lineup
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The series features leading artists including pianists Perez, Ella O’Neill and Simon Lepper, singers Fleur Barron, Nicky Spence, Anush Hovhannisyan and Nardus Williams, and three of the 2021 OHP Young Artists, Charlotte Badham, Charlotte Bowden and Isabelle Peters. The series was curated by Julien Van Mellaerts in collaboration with Dylan Perez, for Opera Holland Park. 
Andrew Lloyd Webber 'Pleased and Surprised' to Hear Boris Johnson May Allow CINDERELLA to Go Ahead Despite Lockdown Restrictions Andrew Lloyd Webber 'Pleased and Surprised' to Hear Boris Johnson May Allow CINDERELLA to Go Ahead Despite Lockdown Restrictions
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Andrew Lloyd Webber says he was 'surprised' to hear that UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson may allow his West End production of Cinderella to go ahead despite the delayed lifting of lockdown restrictions.
Disneyland Will No Longer Require Masks For Vaccinated Guests Disneyland Will No Longer Require Masks For Vaccinated Guests
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Guests, age 2 and up, who are not vaccinated must continue to wear face coverings indoors, except when dining. When the Toy Story parking area reopens on June 18, all guests age 2 and up will be required to wear face coverings on transportation from the lot to the parks, regardless of vaccination status.
Australia Council Invests $8.8 Million in Arts and Culture Including First Nations Musicians, Youth and Regional Artists Australia Council Invests $8.8 Million in Arts and Culture Including First Nations Musicians, Youth and Regional Artists
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Emerging First Nations musicians, new Australian works by younger artists, regional artists and literature projects are among the recipients of the latest round of arts projects grants  supported by the Australia Council.
BACKWARDS BROADWAY Drive-In Theatre Will Be Performed by Conejo Players Theatre This Weekend BACKWARDS BROADWAY Drive-In Theatre Will Be Performed by Conejo Players Theatre This Weekend
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

On June 18-20, 2021, Conejo Players Theatre presents Backwards Broadway Drive-in Theatre, a drive-in show, with a twist! This is a unique and exciting show you won't want to miss! Plus, on Sunday, June 20th, BBQ and dessert trucks will be on site to make sure Fathers Day is complete!
THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Announces Complete Cast and Company THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Announces Complete Cast and Company
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The Prince of Egypt, the hit musical based on the classic DreamWorks Animation film, has announced the complete cast, orchestra and company of 154 who will lead the musical back into London's Dominion Theatre in 16 days, in accordance with UK Government Step 3 protocols (socially distanced audiences), as previously announced.  
New York City Opera Returns To Bryant Park Picnic Performance Series This Friday New York City Opera Returns To Bryant Park Picnic Performance Series This Friday
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

New York City Opera will return to Bryant Park this weekend for its fourth season of operas as the centerpiece of Bank of America’s Bryant Park Picnic Performance series, beginning this Friday, June 18 with NYCO’s annual LGBTQ Pride concert, Pride in the Park.
Dates Announced For Ifeyinwa Frederick's SESSIONS, Exploring Mental Health In Young Men Dates Announced For Ifeyinwa Frederick's SESSIONS, Exploring Mental Health In Young Men
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Ifeyinwa's debut play THE HOES was shortlisted for the Verity Bargate Award in 2018. Alongside her theatre work, Ifeyinwa is a restaurateur, co-founding Chuku's - the world's first Nigerian tapas restaurant - and was included on Forbes' list of 100 Female Founders in Europe.
KINKY BOOTS se estrenará en otoño en el nuevo Espacio Delicias KINKY BOOTS se estrenará en otoño en el nuevo Espacio Delicias
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez on June 15, 2021

El complejo cultural albergará tres espacios principales en los que se podrá disfrutar de una gran variedad de espectáculos, desde KINKY BOOTS a THE HOLE X, y una zona al aire libre por la que se accederá a los espacios.
Stage and Screen Actress Lisa Banes Dies After Hit-and-Run Accident Stage and Screen Actress Lisa Banes Dies After Hit-and-Run Accident
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Banes was on her way to meet her wife for a dinner party at a friend's home near Lincoln Center when someone on a scooter or motor bike hit her and then fled. Police say that Banes was in the crosswalk and had the right of way.
ROH Engender Festival Returns For 2021 ROH Engender Festival Returns For 2021
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Today The Royal Opera House  has announced the Engender Festival line-up for 2021. From Monday 12 -17 July 2021, join in at Covent Garden and online for a week of talks and debates, operas in progress, concerts and workshops with an unmissable line-up of artists, composers, change-makers and brilliant creatives.   
Middle Child Launch Artist Development Programme To Support Creatives Middle Child Launch Artist Development Programme To Support Creatives
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

As the performing arts industries emerge from lockdown, this programme provides the opportunity for these creatives to explore and interrogate without the pressure of creating work.  Although well-known as a live gig theatre company, Middle Child place equal importance on the work they do off the stage to support artists and creatives and the wider culture scene in Hull.
State Theatre Announces Youth Expressions Festival 2021 State Theatre Announces Youth Expressions Festival 2021
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The instalment will converge under the national government's Youth Day and Youth Month theme: “The Year of Charlotte Mannya Maxeke: Growing youth employment for an inclusive and transformed society.”
Northcott Announces Becky Chapman and Ben Qasim Monks as Co-Chairs Northcott Announces Becky Chapman and Ben Qasim Monks as Co-Chairs
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Four new trustees have also joined the team: Sarah Elghady, Swati Gola, Joseph Leyland and Alice Smith.
Wolf Trap Announces Full Capacity Shows - Harry Connick Jr., Train, Straight No Chaser, and More! Wolf Trap Announces Full Capacity Shows - Harry Connick Jr., Train, Straight No Chaser, and More!
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Newly announced shows include Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit with Waxahatchee; Harry Connick Jr.; Indigo Girls with Ani DiFranco; Train with Vertical Horizon; Straight No Chaser; Lindsey Stirling; Pink Martini featuring China Forbes; Renée Fleming with the National Symphony Orchestra; and Yacht Rock Revue.
Clonmel Junction Arts Festival 2021 Returns Clonmel Junction Arts Festival 2021 Returns
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Clonmel Junction Arts Festival 2021 returns the first week of July with an exciting new pop-up festival venue – the Junction Dome. In a programme featuring theatre, music, visual arts, literature and art trails, the festival explores the identity of Clonmel, with a feast of events both in town and online.
Joe Lycett Announces 2022 UK Live Tour Joe Lycett Announces 2022 UK Live Tour
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

More, More, More! How Do You Lycett? How Do You Lycett? finds (the artist formerly known as Hugo Boss) Joe Lycett exploring his love of art, his passion for gardening, toying with companies on Instagram, and the perils of online trolls.
A COLD SUPPER BEHIND HARRODS Will Stream On Demand Beginning 22 June A COLD SUPPER BEHIND HARRODS Will Stream On Demand Beginning 22 June
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

In this drama, inspired by real characters and events, it is only as the three former agents depart for London in a taxi – for “a cold supper behind Harrods” – that the disturbing truth finally emerges.
SHREK THE MUSICAL Will Be Performed by Candlelight Dinner This Summer SHREK THE MUSICAL Will Be Performed by Candlelight Dinner This Summer
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse presents “Shrek The Musical” June 17 through August 22 at Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, 4747 Marketplace Drive, Johnstown, CO 80534. Tickets start at $55.50 and include dinner and the show.
Without Walls Brings Outdoor Performances To Communities Most Impacted By Covid-19 Without Walls Brings Outdoor Performances To Communities Most Impacted By Covid-19
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

This summer, Without Walls will bring exceptional outdoor performances directly to audiences across the UK, focussing on communities without high-quality arts activity and those most affected by Covid-19. Without Walls go beyond major cities to reach large, diverse and new audiences across the country. 
Collingwood Festival Announces Family Day ROCK & RUMBLE, Concerts With Painting Sessions, and More Collingwood Festival Announces Family Day ROCK & RUMBLE, Concerts With Painting Sessions, and More
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

On Sunday July 11, the day begins at 10am with FREE musical activities for preschoolers taking place outdoors on the lawn, helping them to learn the building blocks of music.
BARTOK, MY FATHER Will Be Performed By Flinders Quartet Next Month BARTOK, MY FATHER Will Be Performed By Flinders Quartet Next Month
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Known for their creativity and contemporary vision, Flinders Quartet will premiere Bartók, My Father, selected movements from Bartók's six quartets interwoven with personal stories, culminating in a performance of Bartók's fifth string quartet.
Virtual Production Of OC Premiere of SWEAT Starts This Sunday Virtual Production Of OC Premiere of SWEAT Starts This Sunday
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Filled with warm humor and tremendous heart, Lynn Nottage' Sweat tells the story of a group of friends who have spent their lives sharing drinks, secrets, and laughs while working together on the factory floor. But when layoffs and picket lines begin to chip away at their trust, the friends find themselves pitted against each other in a heart-wrenching fight to stay true to themselves and each other.
I HOPE THIS FINDS YOU... Continues Single Carrot Theatre's 13th Season
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

I Hope This Finds You..., a new original collection of interactive, on demand, and live experiences from Single Carrot Theatre, is on sale now, with audiences loving the “mix-tape” feel of curating their own journey.
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE's Michael Che Will Perform MICHAEL CHE UNPERFECT at Carolines on Broadway This Summer SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE's Michael Che Will Perform MICHAEL CHE UNPERFECT at Carolines on Broadway This Summer
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Saturday Night Live star Michael Che will headline MICHAEL CHE UNPERFECT at Carolines on Broadway on Friday, June 25 at 9:45 p.m. and in a July residency that will run on Tuesdays (July 6, 13, 20 and 27) at 8:00 p.m.
Gettysburg Community Theatre Announces 2021 Season Gettysburg Community Theatre Announces 2021 Season
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Now in its 13th season, GCT continues to offer educational, performance, and volunteer opportunities for all ages and abilities year-round with the announcement of the remaining productions for the 2021 season, many of which are both in person live performances, and pre-recorded streamed performances, when those rights are available.
Bristol Riverside Theatre Continues Outdoor William Penn Summer Music Fest With BROADWAY MEMORIES and TOTALLY AWESOME 80S Bristol Riverside Theatre Continues Outdoor William Penn Summer Music Fest With BROADWAY MEMORIES and TOTALLY AWESOME 80S
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Bristol Riverside Theatre has moved its William Penn Bank Summer Music Fest outside for the summer season and continues with the theatre's traditional concert series which will bring the sounds of Broadway and the 80s to Bristol Township's brand-new outdoor amphitheatre. This BRT summer tradition continues under the leadership of former BRT Artistic Director Keith Baker and features several of BRT's favorite voices.
Montana Shakespeare in the Parks Return to Sheridan Montana Shakespeare in the Parks Return to Sheridan
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The WYO Performing Arts & Education Center has announced the return of Montana Shakespeare in the Parks presenting the free performance of Shakespeare’s Cymbeline at the Kendrick Park Bandshell July 9 at 6:30pm. 
Shumka's ANCESTORS & ELDERS Will Get National Broadcast Shumka's ANCESTORS & ELDERS Will Get National Broadcast
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

 In celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day, OMNI television will broadcast Shumka’s theatrical dance production Ancestors & Elders. On KONTAKT Ukrainian TV Network, the documentary Dancing on Eggshells: The Making of Shumka’s Ancestors & Elders will be featured.
Playhouse Square Welcomes First Audiences and Announces Extension Of THE CHOIR OF MAN Playhouse Square Welcomes First Audiences and Announces Extension Of THE CHOIR OF MAN
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

On June 11, audiences returned to Playhouse Square for the first time in 15 months. The high-energy global phenomenon THE CHOIR OF MAN was waiting for them with lively songs, laughs and Labatt beer.
Washington Pavilion Hosts Premier Arts Fundraising Event Washington Pavilion Hosts Premier Arts Fundraising Event
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The premier arts gala includes delicious food, fine art and competitive bidding in support of the Visual Arts Center and the Washington Pavilion. The evening begins at 5:30 p.m. and includes a social hour, gourmet dinner and live and silent auctions.
World Premiere of TIME OF CHANGE Will Be Performed by Joe Goode Performance Group and San Francisco Heritage World Premiere of TIME OF CHANGE Will Be Performed by Joe Goode Performance Group and San Francisco Heritage
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Presented in outdoors and indoors locations in the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood, Time of Change is a new, site-specific dance theater work featuring pop-up moments of original music, monologues, and movement.
Northern Stage Announced New Outdoor Venues and Reopening Plans Northern Stage Announced New Outdoor Venues and Reopening Plans
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Free events in local neighbourhoods across the North East throughout June will be followed by two new pop-up venues in July and August, before reopening the theatre from 25 August with a Housewarming programme that opens with a new Unfolding Theatre show co-created with children, and includes the first production Artistic Director Natalie Ibu will direct for Northern Stage.
Broadway's Caitlin Kinnunen, Isabelle McCalla, and Frankie Grande will join The Future Perfect Project's Summer Theater Intensive Broadway's Caitlin Kinnunen, Isabelle McCalla, and Frankie Grande will join The Future Perfect Project's Summer Theater Intensive
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

For LGBTQIA+ youth & allies ages 13-22, who are interested in the performing arts, The Future Perfect Project is offering a FREE Performing Arts Intensive this July 25th-30th on Zoom. Facilitated by an exciting roster of guest artists, this application-based intensive (aptly titled Future Perfect Performing Arts Intensive) will help students develop their skill set a
#IMOMSOHARD is Coming To The UIS Performing Arts Center in October #IMOMSOHARD is Coming To The UIS Performing Arts Center in October
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The comedy duo of Jen Smedley and Kristin Hensley, creators and stars of the hit Facebook weekly series #IMomSoHard, have announced additional dates for their upcoming #IMOMSOHARD: The Getaway Tour.
HEAD OVER HEELS Will Be Performed by Ferndale High School and The Ringwald Theatre This Month HEAD OVER HEELS Will Be Performed by Ferndale High School and The Ringwald Theatre This Month
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

The Ringwald Theatre has teamed with Ferndale High School to present The Go-Go's jukebox musical Head Over Heels. Made possible by a grant from the Ferndale Community Foundation, The Ringwald will pair professional actors with high school students to perform this musical in an outdoor production at Ferndale High School's Courtyard, located at 881 Pinecrest Ferndale, MI 48220. 
American Composers Orchestra Presents two Composer Spotlights on Toulmin Orchestral Commissions Program American Composers Orchestra Presents two Composer Spotlights on Toulmin Orchestral Commissions Program
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

On Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 6pm, ACO will host an online Listening Party via Zoom with ACO Artistic Director Derek Bermel and special guest composers John Adams, Laurie Anderson, Eugene Moye, and Melinda Wagner.
VIDEO: Eastlake Dance Company Performs Dance At The Gym Suite From WEST SIDE STORY VIDEO: Eastlake Dance Company Performs Dance At The Gym Suite From WEST SIDE STORY
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Resilient to the conditions set forth by the COVID-19 pandemic, these students excelled in adapting and performing exceptionally quickly. Remarkably, the students learned all of the choreography in 4 zoom sessions and one in-person rehearsal.
¡Feliz Cumpleaños, Neil Patrick Harris! ¡Feliz Cumpleaños, Neil Patrick Harris!
by Nuria Pedret on June 15, 2021

En el aniversario del actor y cantante estadounidense, le rendimos homenaje con un repaso de su biografía y de sus actuaciones más destacadas
BWW Review: THE MANGO TREE at MOXIE Theatre BWW Review: THE MANGO TREE at MOXIE Theatre
by E.H. Reiter on June 15, 2021

THE MANGO TREE, streaming from MOXIE Theatre, and a part of the SAY IT LOUD Juneteenth Festival from the San Diego Black Artists Collective is an excellent one-woman show about a river goddess, family, and just how much trouble one mango can get you. The show is available for streaming on June 15th, 18th, and 19th.
Wake Up With BWW 6/15: West End Reopening Delayed, and More Wake Up With BWW 6/15: West End Reopening Delayed, and More
by Stephi Wild on June 15, 2021

Today's top stories: West End's full reopening has been delayed, watch a trailer for tick, tick...BOOM! directed by Lin-Manuel Miranda, and more!
BWW Review: Nicole Spano LAUGH IT OFF Brings Quality Entertainment to MetropolitanZoom BWW Review: Nicole Spano LAUGH IT OFF Brings Quality Entertainment to MetropolitanZoom
by Stephen Mosher on June 15, 2021

Nicole Spano played a good show for MetropolitanZoom on June 10th and Broadway World Cabaret's newest team member was mightily impressed.
Student Blog: In the Heights and Cats: Why the Team Behind Movie Musicals is so Important Student Blog: In the Heights and Cats: Why the Team Behind Movie Musicals is so Important
by Student Blogger: Paige Rosko on June 15, 2021

Seeing both of these movies and comparing their teams has shown that Hollywood needs to let Broadway people work on movie musicals. There is an understanding that Broadway people have of musicals that Hollywood people don't. 
BWW Review: TIRZA at Teatr Wspolczesny Wroclaw BWW Review: TIRZA at Teatr Wspolczesny Wroclaw
by Natalia Jarczynska on June 15, 2021

This play is about parenthood, about the father looking for his identity among the family and discovering something that should not be discovered, or should it be?
BWW Previews: THE REVOLUTIONISTS at The Human Race Theatre Company BWW Previews: THE REVOLUTIONISTS at The Human Race Theatre Company
by Irene Imboden on June 15, 2021

The Human Race Theatre Company continues its 35th year by bringing back a show from its “Women of Influence” season, Lauren Gunderson’s comedy THE REVOLUTIONISTS.  Single tickets available https://livestream.broadwayondemand.com/human-race/
BWW Review: New Works, Bold Voices at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis BWW Review: New Works, Bold Voices at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
by Steve Callahan on June 15, 2021

The glorious Opera Theatre of Saint Louis has opened its New Works, Bold Voices Lab. This is its continuation of a program exploring where the world of opera might go in days ahead. This season’s offerings are three quite different short pieces, together lasting some hour and a quarter.
ATLAS PEAK WINES-The Pinnacle of Napa Valley Perfection ATLAS PEAK WINES-The Pinnacle of Napa Valley Perfection
by Marina Kennedy on June 15, 2021

Family-owned Quintessential announces the reintroduction of Atlas Peak wines, one of Napa Valley’s most illustrious labels from the premier Atlas Peak AVA. Each of the wines were produced under the experienced eye of industry veteran Bob Pepi.
BWW Review: GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL at Omaha Community Playhouse BWW Review: GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL at Omaha Community Playhouse
by Analisa Swerczek on June 15, 2021

Omaha Community Playhouse’s latest production, Gutenberg! the Musical, is a laugh out loud night of music, comedy, and two incredibly talented actors who take on the production with ease and charisma.
BWW Review: WALLED IN at Firehouse Theatre BWW Review: WALLED IN at Firehouse Theatre
by Susan Haubenstock on June 15, 2021

Richmond's Firehouse Theatre, which has presented live theater throughout the pandemic, now presents the world premiere of 'Walled In,' with material from Thoreau's 'Walden'
ICHIRAN in NYC Re-Opens With Exciting News ICHIRAN in NYC Re-Opens With Exciting News
by Marina Kennedy on June 15, 2021

ICHIRAN, the world’s leading expert in Tonkotsu ramen has returned with a debut of their famous ramen now available for delivery and the launch of their new online store.
BWW Interview: Tony Award Winner Kelli O'Hara BWW Interview: Tony Award Winner Kelli O'Hara
by Analisa Swerczek on June 15, 2021

BroadwayWorld in Omaha Columnist, Analisa Swerczek, sat down this week with one of Broadway's favorite leading ladies, Kelli O'Hara, to talk about life, performance, and what's next for her.
VIDEO: On This Day, June 15- IN THE HEIGHTS Makes Tony Awards History VIDEO: On This Day, June 15- IN THE HEIGHTS Makes Tony Awards History
by Alexa Criscitiello on June 15, 2021

On this day in 2008, the world turned upside down as Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights took the Tony Awards by storm, taking home wins for Best Musical, Best Choreography, Best Orchestrations, and Best Score, earning creator Lin-Manuel Miranda a place in the history books as the youngest composer ever to win the prize. 
Broadway is Back at the Kravis Center Broadway is Back at the Kravis Center
by Nicole Rosky on June 15, 2021

The Kravis Center is bringing Broadway back to West Palm Beach with the 2021/2022 Kravis On Broadway season. The series is headlined by the “cultural phenomenon” (LA Times) and winner of six Tony Awards DEAR EVAN HANSEN, the acclaimed Lincoln Center Theater production of Lerner & Loewe’s MY FAIR LADY, and the heartfelt COME FROM AWAY.