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Mabou Mines Presents Carl Hancock Rux's VS., A New Virtual Performance Mabou Mines Presents Carl Hancock Rux's VS., A New Virtual Performance
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Mabou Mines Co-Artistic Director Carl Hancock Rux's experimental multidisciplinary performance Vs. is, variously, a virtual game of tag, an exploration of Zoom theatre, and a philosophical tribunal created to acquit or prosecute crimes against humanity.
THE IVORY THREAD Announced at Hollywood Fringe THE IVORY THREAD Announced at Hollywood Fringe
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

It's the call no one wants to get and puts you in a club you never want to be part of. Over the course of his life, Michael J. Gonzales answered several calls in his life, mostly metaphorical and with a musical bent. But that one call, at age 50, changed everything. Through unexpected and paralyzing loss, he was holding on to the proverbial thread. But was it strong enough to take him through this nightmare? The Ivory Thread is a story of a musician's journey into acting after personal tragedy. It opens on Sunday, August 8, 2021 at The Actor's Company L.A.
Theatre Calgary is Taking Shakespeare on the Go in August Theatre Calgary is Taking Shakespeare on the Go in August
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Theatre Calgary, in partnership with The Shakespeare Company and Hit + Myth Productions,  will bring Shakespeare by the Bow back this year, but with a twist, as they present Shakespeare on the Go! 
Hope Mohr Dance to Premiere BACCHAE BEFORE at Joe Good Annex Hope Mohr Dance to Premiere BACCHAE BEFORE at Joe Good Annex
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Hope Mohr Dance has announced the world premiere of Bacchae Before, a dance theater project inspired by the tragedies of gender reveal parties and Anne Carson's Bakkhai. Co-directed by playwright Maxe Crandall and choreographer Hope Mohr, Bacchae Before features a quartet of performers and original puppetry.
Ember Women's Theatre Presents THE MUSES SHORT PLAY FESTIVAL Ember Women's Theatre Presents THE MUSES SHORT PLAY FESTIVAL
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Ember Women's Theatre's production of The Muses Short Play Festival will take place Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00pm, August 13th - 28th 2018, at Club Diversity, 863 South High St. Columbus, Ohio.
The Jesters Youth Company Debut with PAST OUR BEDTIME at The Court Theatre This July The Jesters Youth Company Debut with PAST OUR BEDTIME at The Court Theatre This July
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

The Jesters Youth Company is The Court Theatre's new youth initiative. Launched at the beginning of 2021, the programme is led by Court Jester, Millie Hanford, as their lead tutor.
Juilliard and FENDI Announce the Recipients of the Inaugural FENDI Vanguard Awards Juilliard and FENDI Announce the Recipients of the Inaugural FENDI Vanguard Awards
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Juilliard and FENDI have partnered to launch the Fendi Vanguard Awards, which will be presented to four exceptional Juilliard students who are poised to be innovators in their chosen discipline and across the performing arts.
Opera Australia Postpones THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA to 2022 Due to Covid-19 Restrictions Opera Australia Postpones THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA to 2022 Due to Covid-19 Restrictions
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Opera Australia has announced the forced postponement of their production of The Phantom of the Opera that was scheduled to open at the Sydney Opera House in September and Arts Centre Melbourne in November.
NewFilmmakers Film Festival Presents INFOCUS: Disabilities & Los Angeles Storytellers NewFilmmakers Film Festival Presents INFOCUS: Disabilities & Los Angeles Storytellers
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

NewFilmmakers Los Angeles hosts and exciting and packed month including an InFocus: Disability presentation of the finalists from this year's Easterseals Disability Film Challenge, a selection of California-made short films, a collection of work from the City of Los Angeles co-presented by City of Los Angeles Councilmember Bob Blumenfield, as well as Los Angeles-based writer-director Dennis Curlett's debut feature narrative, Paradox Lost.
Alt.Rockers THE RECKLESS FAMOUS Say “Goodbye Sorrow” Alt.Rockers THE RECKLESS FAMOUS Say “Goodbye Sorrow”
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Alt-rockers The Reckless Famous let go of self-destruction and despair to say 'Goodbye Sorrow' on this, their latest single - available now.
San Francisco Opera's Chorus Director Of 35 Years, Ian Robertson, Will Retire At Close Of 2021 San Francisco Opera's Chorus Director Of 35 Years, Ian Robertson, Will Retire At Close Of 2021
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

San Francisco Opera's Tad and Dianne Taube General Director Matthew Shilvock announced today that Chorus Director Ian Robertson will retire at the close of 2021, capping a distinguished career with the Company. Robertson joined as Chorus Director in 1987 and throughout the ensuing 35 seasons established the San Francisco Opera Chorus as one of opera's finest vocal ensembles.
Stephen Marley to Hit the Road in August & September 2021 Stephen Marley to Hit the Road in August & September 2021
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Cementing his iconic status while proudly carrying on the Marley legacy, Stephen aptly titled his tour after his father Bob Marley and The Wailers' iconic 1978 live album. The headlining tour spans the United States' Pacific Coast, Southwest, The Rocky Mountains, Midwest and Southeast region, wrapping in Asheville, NC on September, 26, 2021.
LIVE UNDER THE ARCH Presents Authors Kate Shaffer and Derek Bissonnette with THE MAINE FARM TABLE COOKBOOK LIVE UNDER THE ARCH Presents Authors Kate Shaffer and Derek Bissonnette with THE MAINE FARM TABLE COOKBOOK
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

On Thursday, August 12 at 6pm, acclaimed cookbook author Kate Shaffer and food photographer Derek Bissonnette come to The Music Hall as part of the Live Under the Arch outdoor series with their cookbook, THE MAINE FARM TABLE COOKBOOK. The Pine Tree State's active food community springs to life in the hands of Kate Shaffer, Maine cookbook author and chocolatier, and Derek Bissonnette, one of the finest food photographers in the country.
Florida Rep's Conservatory Returns To The Arcade with World Premiere BULLETPROOF BACKPACK Florida Rep's Conservatory Returns To The Arcade with World Premiere BULLETPROOF BACKPACK
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Florida Repertory Theatre will present “Bulletproof Backpack” by Eric Coble as part of the Education Department's 2021-2022 Conservatory Season.
DeGarmo Dance Looking For Artists For Salon Performance Series DeGarmo Dance Looking For Artists For Salon Performance Series
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Mark DeGarmo Dance seeks applicants for the 2021-22 season of its Virtual Salon Performance Series, a showcase of original artistic works-in-progress with a facilitated audience response session.
J. Nicole Brooks Wins 2021 Steinberg-ATCA Award For HER HONOR, JANE BYRNE J. Nicole Brooks Wins 2021 Steinberg-ATCA Award For HER HONOR, JANE BYRNE
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Playwright J. Nicole Brooks has won the 2021 Harold and Mimi Steinberg / American Theatre Critics Association New Play Award for their play “Her Honor, Jane Byrne.”
Douglas Williams Wins ATCA's Osborn New Play Award For SHIP Douglas Williams Wins ATCA's Osborn New Play Award For SHIP
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Douglas Williams has won the American Theatre Critics Association's 2021 M. Elizabeth Osborn Award for his play “SHIP.” Given by ATCA in memory of critic, director, educator and new play advocate M. Elizabeth “Betty” Osborn (1941-1993), the prize recognizes the work of a playwright who has not yet received a major production, such as a Broadway or Off-Broadway engagement, or received any other major national awards.
Luke Di Somma Releases Debut Album SONGS FOR MY FRIENDS Luke Di Somma Releases Debut Album SONGS FOR MY FRIENDS
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Melbourne based New Zealand composer/lyricist Luke Di Somma has released his debut album - SONGS FOR MY FRIENDS.
Sebi's Daughters Present THE HONDURAN EXPERIECE An Event To Honor The Legacy of Alfredo Bowman Sebi's Daughters Present THE HONDURAN EXPERIECE An Event To Honor The Legacy of Alfredo Bowman
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Sebi's Daughters Present The Honduran Experience on August 7, 2021 in Atlanta, GA. The Honduran Experience is a spiritual healing experience hosted by Sebi's Daughters, as a way of offering a glimpse into the history of world-renowned herbalist and healer Alfredo Bowman aka Dr. Sebi and his family. 
BenDeLaCreme Announces International Tour THE RETURN OF THE JINKX & DELA HOLIDAY SHOW, LIVE! BenDeLaCreme Announces International Tour THE RETURN OF THE JINKX & DELA HOLIDAY SHOW, LIVE!
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Global drag icons and RuPaul's Drag Race stars, BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon are taking the stage once again in a post-apocalypse-mas extravaganza certain to make this yuletide gayer than ever!
Betsy McBride, Simon Wexler, and Daniel Saez Join Faculty for the Shreveport Dance Academy's Summer Intensive Betsy McBride, Simon Wexler, and Daniel Saez Join Faculty for the Shreveport Dance Academy's Summer Intensive
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Betsy McBride, Simon Wexler, and Daniel Saez, will be members of the faculty for the Shreveport Dance Academy’s Summer Intensive which will be taking place from July 26 – August 6, 2021.
GRAND ORCHESTRA FINALE Concludes Ocean Grove's Summer Stars Classical Series GRAND ORCHESTRA FINALE Concludes Ocean Grove's Summer Stars Classical Series
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

The Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association will conclude its popular Summer Stars classical series with 'A Grand Orchestra Finale! on Thursday, July 29 at 7:30 pm at the Great Auditorium in Ocean Grove, NJ.
Co.llective Arts Productions Presents SCRIPTED By Michael Darmon August 5-7 Co.llective Arts Productions Presents SCRIPTED By Michael Darmon August 5-7
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Co.llective Arts Productions, a new Norman-based theatre company serving as an incubation space for new and emerging artists to produce original work, presents the third play in its inaugural season, Scripted, by Oklahoma native and OU alumnus Michael Darmon.
BWW Review: AMELIE at Mercury Theatre BWW Review: AMELIE at Mercury Theatre
by Roy Berko on July 21, 2021

Amélie, which is now on stage at Mercury Theatre, is a musical is based on the romantic comedy film of the same name.
Lake Tahoe Dance Collective Presents The Ninth Annual Lake Tahoe Dance Festival Lake Tahoe Dance Collective Presents The Ninth Annual Lake Tahoe Dance Festival
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Lake Tahoe Dance Collective enters its ninth year of presenting the Lake Tahoe Dance Festival, which will take place this summer from July 27-30, 2021 at 6pm at venues in Tahoe City and Truckee, CA for in-person audiences.
Artemisia Fall Fest is Back to Tell Women's Untold Stories October 2021 Artemisia Fall Fest is Back to Tell Women's Untold Stories October 2021
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Three new plays. Three audience discussions. One great mission. Artemisia Theatre returns to live performances with its 10th Artemisia Fall Fest, a showcase of three timely new plays by women writers presented as staged readings, October 18-20, 2021 at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark Street, Chicago.
64th Monterey Jazz Festival Announces Tickets are Sold Out for 2021 64th Monterey Jazz Festival Announces Tickets are Sold Out for 2021
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

The Monterey Jazz Festival have announced that tickets for its 64th edition have sold out for the weekend of September 24-26. Tickets went on sale to the general public on July 14 and officially sold out on July 20.
TDF Conversation About Challenges Faced By Critics Of Color Now On TDF Stages TDF Conversation About Challenges Faced By Critics Of Color Now On TDF Stages
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Jose Solís, Alicia Ramírez and Juan Michael Porter II have a lot in common. All three are passionate about the performing arts and have written theatre articles and reviews for prestigious publications. They are also accustomed to often being some of the few non-white audience members at shows—but that is something they're actively working to change.
Photos: Fort Salem Theater Presents NEXT TO NORMAL Photos: Fort Salem Theater Presents NEXT TO NORMAL
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

This Friday, July 23, Fort Salem Theater proudly presents Next To Normal, running through August 1. This will be the second musical of the season, following an extended run of The Marvelous Wonderettes, which reopened the theater under new management on June 18 (closing June 27). Limited tickets for Next to Normal are available at www.FortSalem.com.
The International Association of Blacks In Dance Announces 2021 INFLUENCERS Cohort The International Association of Blacks In Dance Announces 2021 INFLUENCERS Cohort
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

The International Association of Blacks in Dance (IABD) announces the INFLUENCERS Cohort for the 2021 COHI | MOVE program: IABD Supports Five Dance Companies across the U.S. through multi-year funding totaling more than $750,000 in Awards. The five companies that comprise the cohort will each receive a total of $150,000 over the next three years: Collage Dance Collective, Memphis, TN; Deeply Rooted Dance Theater, Chicago, IL; Emerge 125, New York, NY; KanKouran West African Dance Company, Washington, DC; and StepAfrika!, Washington, DC.
Redford Center X IF/THEN Shorts Announce Nature Access Pitch Competition at DOC NYC Redford Center X IF/THEN Shorts Announce Nature Access Pitch Competition at DOC NYC
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

The Redford Center and IF/Then Shorts, an initiative of Field of Vision, launch today the inaugural IF/Then x The Redford Center Nature Access Pitch, an open call for short documentary films that explore environmental solutions to restoring humanity's connection with the outdoors.
Chicago Dance Crash Presents THE FINAL $TAGE ROOFTOP REUNION EPISODE Chicago Dance Crash Presents THE FINAL $TAGE ROOFTOP REUNION EPISODE
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Chicago Dance Crash and Artistic Director Jessica Deahr will expose the Jolly Roger Corporation for what they truly are as the tell-all reunion episode is conducted live in front of a studio audience overlooking our great city with The Final $tage Rooftop Reunion Episode, fit for all ages, playing at the Lakeshore Sport & Fitness Lincoln Park outdoor rooftop.
Positive Covid-19 Test Cancels Tonight's Shakespeare in the Park Performance of MERRY WIVES Positive Covid-19 Test Cancels Tonight's Shakespeare in the Park Performance of MERRY WIVES
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

The Public Theater has cancelled tonight's performance of Shakespeare in the Park's Merry Wives due to a positive Covid-19 test within the company.
Centenary Stage Company's 2021 Summerfest Continues with ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE Centenary Stage Company's 2021 Summerfest Continues with ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Centenary Stage Company's Summer Musical Theatre Series continues with Always…Patsy Cline by Ted Swindley.
Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announce More The Bridge Classes, July 26-29 Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announce More The Bridge Classes, July 26-29
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Nai-ni Chen Dance Company announces the Bridge Virtual Dance Institute of boundary-breaking dance experiences free one-hour company class on Zoom open to all dancers at an intermediate to advanced level, July 26-July 29, 2021.
Photos: JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY Welcomes Cast Members Of SPEAKEASY Photos: JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY Welcomes Cast Members Of SPEAKEASY
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

On Monday, July 19, some uber-talented people stormed the Birdland stage for another installment of Jim Caruso’s Cast Party. 
AN EVENING WITH WHITNEY: THE WHITNEY HOUSTON HOLOGRAM CONCERT to Play Extended Harrah's Residency AN EVENING WITH WHITNEY: THE WHITNEY HOUSTON HOLOGRAM CONCERT to Play Extended Harrah's Residency
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

The boundary-breaking hologram concert spectacle, AN EVENING WITH WHITNEY: THE WHITNEY HOUSTON HOLOGRAM CONCERT, featuring the voice of one of the world's greatest entertainers virtually performing among a live band, backup singers and dancers while being surrounded by cinematic special effects will make its North American debut with an extended residency at Harrah's Las Vegas starting Oct. 26, 2021. 
International Puppet Fringe Festival Awarded Jim Henson Foundation's 2021 Allelu Award International Puppet Fringe Festival Awarded Jim Henson Foundation's 2021 Allelu Award
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

The International Puppet Fringe Festival, New York's only international fringe festival dedicated to puppetry, has been awarded a 2021 Allelu Award by the Jim Henson Foundation. The foundation chose to honor Puppet Fringe, NYC for its efforts to bring high quality international puppetry work to a significant American festival.
Michael Arden-Directed ALIEN/NATION Begins Tonight at Williamstown Theatre Festival Michael Arden-Directed ALIEN/NATION Begins Tonight at Williamstown Theatre Festival
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Williamstown Theatre Festival celebrates tonight's first performance of ALIEN/NATION, the world premiere immersive theatrical experience in two parts from The Forest of Arden, written and devised by Eric Berryman, Jen Silverman, and the company of The Forest of Arden.
EXPERIENCING LOVE ON THE SPECTRUM World Premiere to Play at The Broadwater EXPERIENCING LOVE ON THE SPECTRUM World Premiere to Play at The Broadwater
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

An atypical romantic comedy, that explores all of the awkward firsts that come with dating, sex, and love from a late bloomer's perspective. Being on the autism spectrum is challenging enough, now add dating to the mix. There's quite a learning curve. Experience all the lessons and laughs, along with the do's and don'ts, on how to be your most authentic self, and to truly love yourself at the end of the day.
Dorset Theatre Festival Launches Free Audio Plays with REDEEMED by Chisa Hutchinson Dorset Theatre Festival Launches Free Audio Plays with REDEEMED by Chisa Hutchinson
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Dorset Theatre Festival will welcome their 2021 summer season with the release of their StageFree Audio Plays Series, beginning with Redeemed by Chisa Hutshinson, directed by Dorset's resident artist, Jade King Carroll.
VIDEO: See the First Six Minutes of URINETOWN THE MUSICAL Virtual Production VIDEO: See the First Six Minutes of URINETOWN THE MUSICAL Virtual Production
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

MSD Productions, who previously brought you the smash hit Virtual Spring Awakening, bring you a brand new virtual musical experience! URINETOWN THE MUSICAL will stream for free August 1, 2021!
Photos: In the Studio with Alice Ripley Recording KALEVALA THE MUSICAL Photos: In the Studio with Alice Ripley Recording KALEVALA THE MUSICAL
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

A sneak peek at Johanna Telander's 'Kalevala: the Musical' star-studded recording session with Alice Ripley, Marina Pires, Natalie Toro, Brandon Contreras, Madison Claire Parks, Alyssa Fox, Ariel Neydavoud, Brittany Rodin, Elena Ramos Pascullo, Kimberly Immanuel, Olivia Valli, Rebbekah Vega-Romero!
Emerging Playwrights' Celebration Announced At Playhouse Creatures Theatre Emerging Playwrights' Celebration Announced At Playhouse Creatures Theatre
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Playhouse Creatures Theatre Company Announces 2021 Emerging Playwrights Celebration Playhouse Creatures Theatre Company has announced a call for original full-length comedic plays, for its 4th Annual Dr. R. J. Rodriguez Emerging Playwrights Celebration.
Opera Naples Names Fundraising Expert Carla Calavitta As Development Director Opera Naples Names Fundraising Expert Carla Calavitta As Development Director
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Opera Naples, one of Naples' leading performing arts organization, welcomes new Development Director, Carla Calavitta. In this newly created position underwritten by generous patrons Larry and Louise Ost, Calavitta will lead the fundraising efforts for Opera Naples' annual gala, patron events and Millennium Club program, and work directly with Sondra Quinn, executive director of Opera Naples. Before joining Opera Naples, Calavitta worked for the Lupus Research Alliance as the Western Regional Development Manager.
Alison Luff Stars in Wrestling Drama HEELS, Premiering August 15 on Starz Alison Luff Stars in Wrestling Drama HEELS, Premiering August 15 on Starz
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

Luff plays Staci Spade, Jack’s wife who learns that she has to contend with the emotional stakes her in-laws have invested in their wrestling goals and the demands it puts on her family.
IN THE HEIGHTS Star Leslie Grace Will Play BATGIRL in New Movie IN THE HEIGHTS Star Leslie Grace Will Play BATGIRL in New Movie
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

Gordon is the daughter of Commissioner Gordon from the original Batman comics. She is one of several characters who have taken on the Batgirl mantle — Gordon was originally introduced as Betty Kane. 
Meet the Stars of Stage Door: Nikki Snelson Wants to Get Your Next Holiday Whipped Into Shape! Meet the Stars of Stage Door: Nikki Snelson Wants to Get Your Next Holiday Whipped Into Shape!
by Team BWW on July 21, 2021

Today, we're getting to know original Legally Blonde star Nikki Snelson, with whom you can book a shoutout today!
VIDEO: A Look Back on Songs from the Broadway-Bound Musical, KPOP VIDEO: A Look Back on Songs from the Broadway-Bound Musical, KPOP
by Team BWW on July 21, 2021

As BroadwayWorld reported last week, DC's Signature Theatre will present the pre-Broadway engagement of KPOP, The Broadway Musical, running December 2021 - January 2022.
Paul Thorn Releases 'Holy Hottie Toddy' Single Paul Thorn Releases 'Holy Hottie Toddy' Single
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

“Holy Hottie Toddy” comes on the heels of three other singles from Never Too Late To Call. “Two Tears Of Joy” is a slow-burn ode to life that finds Thorn naming all that he’s thankful for without once coming across as cheesy or overly earnest.
Pete Tong MBE to be Honored With Music Industry Trusts Award 2021 Pete Tong MBE to be Honored With Music Industry Trusts Award 2021
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

There are few individuals in the world of dance music who can claim the kind of influence Pete Tong MBE has had over the last three decades, publicly and behind the scenes: revered as an arena-selling artist, DJ, music producer, A&R, and the voice of Radio 1’s prestigious dance programming.
The Music Center to Host Advance Screening Of AILEY Documentary The Music Center to Host Advance Screening Of AILEY Documentary
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

The Music Center and Center Dance Arts will honor the performing arts center's long-standing partnership with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, the revered dance company founded by Alvin Ailey, by hosting a free screening of the new AILEY film on Sunday, August 1, 2021, in advance of the film's nationwide opening on August 6, 2021.
Fine Arts Center Theatre Company to Present SHE LOVES ME and More Outdoors This Summer Fine Arts Center Theatre Company to Present SHE LOVES ME and More Outdoors This Summer
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

The Fine Arts Center Theatre Company will present three exciting shows on the new FAC outdoor stage: “She Loves Me,” “Where Did We Sit on the Bus?” and “Working: A Musical.” The productions are part of the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College's City as a Venue program, which brings theater, music, and more to outdoor locations throughout Colorado Springs.
Eleanor Buckland Releases Debut Single 'Don't Look Down' July 23 Eleanor Buckland Releases Debut Single 'Don't Look Down' July 23
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

“Don’t Look Down” was written on Mayne Island in British Columbia while on a New Year’s trip. “On the morning of January 1st, 2015, I ran into the cold waters of Campbell Bay, plunging down to submerge myself, metaphorically cleansing myself of the previous year.
Priti Gandhi Named Artistic Director of Portland Opera Priti Gandhi Named Artistic Director of Portland Opera
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Portland Opera has announced that Priti Gandhi has joined the company as artistic director. Ms. Gandhi will work with Sue Dixon, and artistic advisors Karen Slack and Damien Geter, to guide the company as an artistic and strategic leader.
Variety & Rolling Stone Announce Programming for Inaugural Truth Seekers Summit Variety & Rolling Stone Announce Programming for Inaugural Truth Seekers Summit
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

Keynote speakers will include Academy Award-winning filmmaker Errol Morris (The Fog of War) with panels from documentarians behind Allen v. Farrow, Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry, Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel, I’ll Be Gone in the Dark, Rise Again: Tulsa and the Red Summer, and more.
Children's Auditions Announced for ALL TOGETHER NOW! - A Global Event Celebrating Local Theatre Children's Auditions Announced for ALL TOGETHER NOW! - A Global Event Celebrating Local Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

TheatreWorks Florida has announced a very special event at Balmoral Event Center this coming Fall with an all new musical revue that is sure to make audiences cheer! MTI, the most prestigious show licensing company in the world, has created a major worldwide show celebration called 'All Together Now! - A Global Event Celebrating Local Theatre'.
Stephen Marley Goes Back on the Road in 2021 Stephen Marley Goes Back on the Road in 2021
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

Stephen will perform with his band, playing a mixture of his own hits covering his illustrious 40+ year career and revitalizing some of his father’s iconic catalog. 
BWW Blog: 'Inside the LOKIs Studio' - An Interview with Director Kate Herron BWW Blog: 'Inside the LOKIs Studio' - An Interview with Director Kate Herron
by Student Blogger: Bea Mienik on July 21, 2021

'It’s massive, isn’t it? I just know that if I had seen that moment when I was really small, I would’ve felt very seen and it would’ve helped me work some things out about myself that I didn’t quite know then. . Something that was important to me was that it was matter of fact the way he talks about it; it’s normal.'
Questlove Supreme Debuts Latest Installment Featuring Rock Duo SLEATER-KINNEY Questlove Supreme Debuts Latest Installment Featuring Rock Duo SLEATER-KINNEY
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

In this episode Questlove and Team Supreme talk with Sleater-Kinney about their 25 years as a band, creativity during COVID, and new album ‘Path of Wellness’.
Estate of THE WIZ Creators William F. Brown and Tina Tippit Will Go on Sale Estate of THE WIZ Creators William F. Brown and Tina Tippit Will Go on Sale
by Nicole Rosky on July 21, 2021

Rose Island Auctions & Sales has announced that the estate of William F. Brown and Tina Tippit, creators of the Broadway hit, THE WIZ, will go on sale beginning Friday, July 23, in Westport, Connecticut.
Theatre 29 Presents MY LIFE SO FAR THROUGH SONG - A COMING OF AGE CABARET Starring Scott Clinksdale Theatre 29 Presents MY LIFE SO FAR THROUGH SONG - A COMING OF AGE CABARET Starring Scott Clinksdale
by David Green on July 21, 2021

Scott Clinkscales, an award-winning Performer, Choreographer, Musical and Artistic Director with many of the pre-eminent theatres in both the Morongo Basin and greater Coachella Valley proudly announces his one man show: MY LIFE SO FAR THROUGH SONG – A COMING OF AGE CABARET, is coming to Theatre 29 for one weekend only, August 6 & 7 at 7:00PM. Clinkscales said, “My Life So Far Through Song, it’s a coming-of-age cabaret talking about my life and what I have gone through to get to where I am now.
BWW Review: ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE at Ogunquit Playhouse BWW Review: ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Dan Marois on July 21, 2021

The Ogunquit Playhouse rolls out the second show of its 2021 season with a performance of Jimmy Buffet's Escape to Margaritaville, a jukebox musical with music and lyrics by (no surprise) Jimmy Buffet and book by Greg Garcia and Mike O'Malley.
The Rev Theatre Company Announces FOOTLOOSE Cast The Rev Theatre Company Announces FOOTLOOSE Cast
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

The REV Theatre company will continue its special reopening season themed “Reunion, Recovery, Resilience” with its second production – Footloose.  Opening on August 4th, and running through September 1 at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse in Emerson Park, Footloose returns to the Playhouse for the first time in 18 years.
LES MISERABLES SCHOOL EDITION to be Presented by Aspire Performing Arts Company LES MISERABLES SCHOOL EDITION to be Presented by Aspire Performing Arts Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

This month, Aspire Performing Arts Company will present Les Misérables School Edition in a beautiful, outdoor staged concert at the Dey Mansion in Wayne. Performances run July 29 to 31.   
Photos: Sally Wilfert HOW DID I GET HERE? at Feinstein's/54 Below Photos: Sally Wilfert HOW DID I GET HERE? at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy on July 21, 2021

Sally Wilfert returns to Feinstein’s/54 Below with her brand-new show, How Did I End Up Here? She and music director Joseph Thalken take you on a musical journey from innocent Ohio farm girl to acclaimed Broadway songstress. 
The Hess Collective Presents SPOILED: THE FILM PROJECT, CHAPTER TWO The Hess Collective Presents SPOILED: THE FILM PROJECT, CHAPTER TWO
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

After a successful screening of SPOILED: The Film Project, Chapter One, The Hess Collective has announced the live stream of SPOILED: The Film Project, Chapter Two. A post-show conversation follows, called Giving Voice to Marginalized Girls, Women and Femmes, moderated by Shonna Trinch.
RENAMING SHAIM to be Presented at Broadway Bound Theatre Festival RENAMING SHAIM to be Presented at Broadway Bound Theatre Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

RENAMING SHAIM a play centered on overcoming sexual trauma will have a three-night run at Broadway Bound Theatre Festival - Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 8:00 pm; Sunday, September 26, 2021 @ 2:00 pm; and Tuesday, September 28, 2021 @ 8:00 pm.
Easy Life Announce 2022 North American Tour Easy Life Announce 2022 North American Tour
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

The announcement of a US tour follows the recent first-of-its-kind live show and interactive experience within the world's biggest game, Fortnite.
The Acts of Kindness Theatre Company is Back this Summer with THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL The Acts of Kindness Theatre Company is Back this Summer with THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

The Acts of Kindness Theatre Company is back this summer with The SpongeBob Musical, opening July 30 at The Eichelberger Performing Arts Center located in Hanover, PA.
Corey Brannan Inks New Deal With Blue Elan Records Corey Brannan Inks New Deal With Blue Elan Records
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

Over the last two decades Branan has released five albums to much critical acclaim from NPR, Pitchfork and Rolling Stone and others, who called him, “A country boy with a punk-rock heart.” He has toured extensively, appearing on stages from Letterman and the Ryman to your town’s shittiest punk bar.
IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA Will Premiere At Vienna State Opera 28 September IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA Will Premiere At Vienna State Opera 28 September
by Alan Henry on July 21, 2021

IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA will premiere at Vienna State Opera beginning 28 September. The production will feature Leitung Michele Mariotti, Juan Diego Flórez, Marianne Crebassa, Davide Luciano, Paolo Bordogna, and Ildar Abdrazakov.
All-New Episode of REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL Debuts July 27 All-New Episode of REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL Debuts July 27
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

For up-to-the-minute updates about REAL SPORTS, follow on Twitter at @RealSportsHBO or join the conversation using #RealSports, and on HBO.com/realsports and facebook.com/realsports.    
Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HOLEY MOLEY on ABC - Thursday, August 5, 2021 Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HOLEY MOLEY on ABC - Thursday, August 5, 2021
by TV Scoop on July 21, 2021

Get all the scoop on HOLEY MOLEY, airing on ABC on Thursday, August 5, 2021!
SALOME Comes To Opera Zurich Beginning August 29th SALOME Comes To Opera Zurich Beginning August 29th
by Alan Henry on July 21, 2021

SALOME will begin performances as part of the new season at Opera Zurich beginning 29 August 2021. The production is performed in German with German and English subtitles.
Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of WHEN NATURE CALLS on ABC - Today, July 22, 2021 Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of WHEN NATURE CALLS on ABC - Today, July 22, 2021
by TV Scoop on July 21, 2021

Get all the scoop on WHEN NATURE CALLS, airing on ABC on today, July 22, 2021!
AIR BUD and LOVE & BASKETBALL to be Shown as Part of Torrington PAL's Summer Fest AIR BUD and LOVE & BASKETBALL to be Shown as Part of Torrington PAL's Summer Fest
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Torrington PAL is hosting two days of summer fun this year in Downtown Torrington and the Warner Theatre is excited to announce we will show two free movies, AIR BUD and LOVE & BASKETBALL on Saturday, July 31, all part of Torrington PAL’s Summer Fest!
Photos: Get A Glimpse Into The Underground Moulin Rouge World Of THE ROSE ROOM Photos: Get A Glimpse Into The Underground Moulin Rouge World Of THE ROSE ROOM
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

THE ROSE ROOM, the acclaimed, queer variety and circus experience returns to a brand-new Manhattan nightclub after a sold out 6 week run at Brooklyn’s 3 Dollar Bill. The Rose Room is the secret place where the queers and bohemians gather for nights of mystery and wonder.
Country Artist Larry Jay Releases New Single 'Heaven' Country Artist Larry Jay Releases New Single 'Heaven'
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Singer-songwriter Larry Jay returns to the forefront of soulful country music with his new single 'Heaven,' set for release on July 20th, 2021. It is the follow-up to his popular single 'Here's To Us,' which hit #1 on the iTunes country chart in South Africa.
The Ink Project and Poetic People Power to Present EMBRACE 2021: RECLAIM WHAT YOU LOVE, RESTORE HOW YOU FEEL The Ink Project and Poetic People Power to Present EMBRACE 2021: RECLAIM WHAT YOU LOVE, RESTORE HOW YOU FEEL
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

On July 22nd, The Ink Project and Poetic People Power will present Embrace 2021: Reclaim What You Love, Restore How You Feel. This spoken word event will showcase the work of writers as they explore this theme in their own narrative.
Spaghetti Eastern Music Collaborates With Charles Dennis Dance At Avant-Garde Arama In Woodstock Spaghetti Eastern Music Collaborates With Charles Dennis Dance At Avant-Garde Arama In Woodstock
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Spaghetti Eastern Music, the musical alias of Saugerties-based multi-instrumentalist and NYSMusic contributor Sal Cataldi, has been commissioned to provide a live solo guitar score to a performance of the dance piece '2 x 2 x 4' at Avant-Garde Arama Lands in Woodstock.
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for New Showtime Series UFO! VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for New Showtime Series UFO!
by Stage Tube on July 21, 2021

Directed by Mark Monroe (Icarus) and Paul Crowder (Riding Giants), the series is a co-production by Bad Robot and Zipper Bros Films.
TARZAN Swings Into Theatre West Virginia This Weekend TARZAN Swings Into Theatre West Virginia This Weekend
by Alan Henry on July 21, 2021

Tarzan will swing into Theatre West Virginia beginning this weekend with performances July 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31.
Photos: 360 ALLSTARS Premieres in London Photos: 360 ALLSTARS Premieres in London
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Summer bursts into life with the supercharged urban circus 360 ALLSTARS. The global sensation and magnificent, colourful and revolutionary production opens the big top at LONDON WONDERGROUND EARLS COURT from 17 July – 15 August 2021.
CABARET Comes To Sweden Beginning 2 October 2021 CABARET Comes To Sweden Beginning 2 October 2021
by Alan Henry on July 21, 2021

Willkommen, bienvenue, welcome till Cabaret! Kliv in på Kit Kat Klub och låt dina bekymmer försvinna. Utanför blåser vinden snålt och kallt, hungern river och fattigdomen skär, men här inne är livet härligt, glatt och fullkomligt gränslöst. 
Project Hilts Announce Debut EP 'Still Here' Project Hilts Announce Debut EP 'Still Here'
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

‘Dark Side’ is a smooth soulful moment on the Still Here EP, where Liv Browning’s stunning vocals are matched by the slick rap of Hilts, which ebbs and flows such as the highs and lows of the relationships it addresses. Beneath this all is a funky bassline, expansive brass sections, danceable drums and lush vocals harmonies.
Tickets for West Coast Production of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Now on Sale Tickets for West Coast Production of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Now on Sale
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Tickets for the exclusive West Coast production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, the world’s most award-winning new play, are now on sale. Performances will resume at San Francisco’s Curran as a newly staged, one show magical adventure beginning on Tuesday, January 11, 2022.
Brit Floyd Comes To The Morris Center August 10th Brit Floyd Comes To The Morris Center August 10th
by Alan Henry on July 21, 2021

BRIT FLOYD – Echoes 2020 has rescheduled their upcoming North American tour to 2021. Brit Floyd will now perform at the Morris Performing Arts Center on August 10, 2021.
Heavenly Reyna Releases Acoustic Version of Upcoming Single 'EXIT' Heavenly Reyna Releases Acoustic Version of Upcoming Single 'EXIT'
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

Heavenly will celebrate the release of the acoustic version of “EXIT” at 9:00pm PT today with a special Twitch livestreamed release party which Twitch will be promoting on their front page.
LOOPED Comes To The Human Race Theatre Company Next Month LOOPED Comes To The Human Race Theatre Company Next Month
by Alan Henry on July 21, 2021

Based on a real event, which has been the subject of gossip for years in Hollywood, Looped takes place in the summer of 1965, when an inebriated Tallulah Bankhead, well-known for her husky voice, outrageous personality, and devastating wit, returns to the studio to redub — or loop — one line of dialogue for her last movie, Die! Die! My Darling! Bankhead’s outsized personality dominates the young, frustrated film editor who is knocked for a loop by the tempestuous stage and screen icon.
James Robert Webb's Hit Single 'Okfuskee Whiskey' Breaks Personal Best on Charts James Robert Webb's Hit Single 'Okfuskee Whiskey' Breaks Personal Best on Charts
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

“Okfuskee Whiskey” takes listeners back to their roots with this nostalgic song that captures the outlaw side of country music. With catchy lyrics and a music video filmed at Johnny Cash's farm, no wonder this song has had such overwhelming success on the country music charts. 
THE LITTLE MERMAID JR Comes To Virginia Samford Theatre This Month THE LITTLE MERMAID JR Comes To Virginia Samford Theatre This Month
by Alan Henry on July 21, 2021

The Little Mermaid Jr is coming to the Virginia Samford Theatre main stage next month!
Tony Winner Tonya Pinkins Will Direct THE ZOMBIE WEDDING Movie Adaptation Tony Winner Tonya Pinkins Will Direct THE ZOMBIE WEDDING Movie Adaptation
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

In The Zombie Wedding, a young South Carolina couple decides to go through with their long-awaited wedding – during the Zombie Apocalypse. Unfortunately, he’s a zombie and she’s not. Their families are nervous, but the humans prove to be overly judgmental.
Velcro Shares 'La Linda' Video Today Velcro Shares 'La Linda' Video Today
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

He has also shared the stage with the likes of Cultura Profética, Residente & Calle 13, Tony Touch, Gaby Moreno, Tego Calderón, Álvaro Díaz, Anita Tijoux, Crazy Legs and the Rock Steady Crew, of which he is a member, to name just a few.
CMW Announces Grand Prize Winner of Jim Beam Virtual National Talent Search CMW Announces Grand Prize Winner of Jim Beam Virtual National Talent Search
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

Fans also voted for provincial winners selected from 18 provincial 2021 finalists. The winners from each are: Taken By Sanity from Alberta; Brandi Vezina from Manitoba; Weigh The Anchor from Ontario; Ricky Paquette from Quebec; and Good Dear Good from Nova Scotia.
Wyclef Jean and Former Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe Discuss Leadership Lessons and Resilience at Nashville Event Wyclef Jean and Former Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe Discuss Leadership Lessons and Resilience at Nashville Event
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Last month, Virgin Hotels Nashville hosted three-time Grammy Award-winning rapper, musician and actor Wyclef Jean alongside former Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe and photojournalist Philip Holsinger for 'What Haiti Can Teach the World,' a panel discussion about lessons in leadership from Haiti.
Pianist Susan Merdinger And The Sheridan Solisti to Perform Concert at Sheridan Music Studio Pianist Susan Merdinger And The Sheridan Solisti to Perform Concert at Sheridan Music Studio
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Pianist Susan Merdinger and The Sheridan Solisti will be in concert on July 24 @ 5 PM and 7 PM CDT at Sheridan Music Studio, Suite 908 in the Fine Arts Building at 410 S. Michigan Ave, in Chicago, IL, as part of their Music with a View performance series.
Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre to Stage Anna Deavere's Smith's TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992 Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre to Stage Anna Deavere's Smith's TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre will stage Anna Deavere Smith’s award-winning one-woman play TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992 from September 16 – 26, 2021, with Chicago actress Jazzma Pryor portraying nearly four-dozen people who were connected either directly or indirectly to the 1992 Los Angeles riots.
Inevitable Foundation Launches Pipeline Program Inevitable Foundation Launches Pipeline Program
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

Disabled screenwriters who have gone through programs from Inevitable Foundation’s Pipeline Partners are encouraged to reach out to their contact at their respective organization who will then refer them to the Screenwriting Fellowship with a priority application. 
Misalliance Repertory Theatre Launches With THE MUSIC CURE Misalliance Repertory Theatre Launches With THE MUSIC CURE
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Misalliance  Repertory Theatre, a new company formed by members of the former ShawChicago ensemble, has launched its first production. Their 25-minute audio play performance of Shaw’s wacky and little-known one-act gem THE MUSIC CURE is now streaming on the company’s website and is also available on Stitcher and Spotify.
Cleveland Public Theatre Presents Workshop Performance by MASRAH CLEVELAND AL-ARABI مسرح كليفلاند العرب Cleveland Public Theatre Presents Workshop Performance by MASRAH CLEVELAND AL-ARABI مسرح كليفلاند العرب
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Cleveland Public Theatre will present a workshop performance by Masrah Cleveland Al-Arabi onstage Friday, July 23 at 7:00pm on CPT’s outdoor stage. CPT is thrilled to welcome audiences onsite at CPT for the first time since March 2020 for in-person, outdoor, live performances as part of the 2021 Free Summer Season.
Isla Shares Third Single 'A Sunny Day' Isla Shares Third Single 'A Sunny Day'
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

Of “A Sunny Day” Rouse says, “This one practically wrote itself. If only they were all that easy... I would make a record a week! I think the effects of lockdown definitely had an influence on the stream of conscious lyrics.”
UNM Popejoy Hall to Receive Shuttered Venue Operators Grant UNM Popejoy Hall to Receive Shuttered Venue Operators Grant
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

UNM Popejoy Hall has been awarded $3,369,711 from the Small Business Administration’s $16.2 billion Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program.
Adriane Lenox, Pearl Sun, Darlesia Cearcy and More to Take Part in THE MOTHERHOOD CONCERT: TRUTH SET TO MUSIC Adriane Lenox, Pearl Sun, Darlesia Cearcy and More to Take Part in THE MOTHERHOOD CONCERT: TRUTH SET TO MUSIC
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

It was announced today the Parent Artist Advocacy League for Performing Arts and Media will present a virtual concert showcasing the original work of mom-composers/lyricists, brought to life by mom-singers and musicians (and a couple of dads!) from Broadway stages and beyond, to stream on International Mother Artist Day, Monday, August 2 at 7 PM.
BWW Review: YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN at South Coast Rep BWW Review: YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN at South Coast Rep
by Jonas Schwartz-Owen on July 21, 2021

Good grief! You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown Is Live But Sadly Not Alive. A combination of miscasting, poor direction, and a play that runs out of steam, this early production in the reemergence of live theater is a disappointment.
Roundabout Announces Third Cohort in Roundabout Directors Group Roundabout Announces Third Cohort in Roundabout Directors Group
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Roundabout Theatre Company announced the third annual Leon Levy Roundabout Directors Group. This group adds to Roundabout’s myriad artistic and career mentorship programs, including the Roundabout Directing Fellowship, the Theatrical Workforce Development Program and Space Jam, a support initiative for playwrights.
BROADWAY: BEYOND THE GOLDEN AGE Will Make August 14 Premiere on PBS BROADWAY: BEYOND THE GOLDEN AGE Will Make August 14 Premiere on PBS
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

McKay profiles the rise of the Director/Choreographer on Broadway with Gower Champion, Michael Bennett, Bob Fosse and more.
Three-Part Documentary OBAMA: IN PURSUIT OF A MORE PERFECT UNION Debuts August 3 Three-Part Documentary OBAMA: IN PURSUIT OF A MORE PERFECT UNION Debuts August 3
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

OBAMA: IN PURSUIT OF A MORE PERFECT UNION is directed by Emmy® winner Peter Kunhardt (HBO’s “True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight For Equality,” “John McCain: For Whom the Bell Tolls”, “King in the Wilderness”).
Justino Díaz, Berry Gordy, Lorne Michaels, Bette Midler and Joni Mitchell to Receive 44th Kennedy Center Honors Justino Díaz, Berry Gordy, Lorne Michaels, Bette Midler and Joni Mitchell to Receive 44th Kennedy Center Honors
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Recipients to be honored at the annual national celebration of the arts in Washington, D.C. are: operatic bass-baritone Justino Díaz, Motown founder, songwriter, producer, and director Berry Gordy, Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels, legendary stage and screen icon Bette Midler, and singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell.
The Linda Lindas Release New Track 'Oh!' The Linda Lindas Release New Track 'Oh!'
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

Along with the track, the band share their colorful and fun video directed by Ryan Baxley (Best Coast, The Regrettes, Charlie Hanson) featuring American skateboarder and photographer Ray Barbee.
BWW Review: With Her SHOW OF DARES At Pangea, Becca Kidwell Is Better And Bolder Than Ever Before BWW Review: With Her SHOW OF DARES At Pangea, Becca Kidwell Is Better And Bolder Than Ever Before
by Stephen Mosher on July 21, 2021

Becca Kidwell's Show Of Dares is one of the most imaginative and creative ideas for a cabaret show, pushing her to new heights in her artistry, and proving that which her friends and mentors already know: in the cabaret rooms of New York City, Becca has found an artistic home.
VIDEO: STOMP Performed This Morning on GOOD MORNING AMERICA! VIDEO: STOMP Performed This Morning on GOOD MORNING AMERICA!
by Stage Tube on July 21, 2021

The show, which was co-created by Luke Cresswell, was one of the first Off-Broadway shows to return after the pandemic.
Sneak Preview of Pregones/PRTT's New Musical TORCHED! and More to be Presented This Saturday at Stage Garden Rumba Sneak Preview of Pregones/PRTT's New Musical TORCHED! and More to be Presented This Saturday at Stage Garden Rumba
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Stage Garden Rumba–the performance series bringing live poetry, music, and dance to green spaces and 'Casitas' (community gardens) of the South Bronx– has announced the lineup for its Saturday, July 24 event at Brook Park (located at Brook Avenue and E 141 Street, in The Bronx).
Outdoor Production of TOUGH LOVE to be Presented by The New Deal Creative Arts Center Outdoor Production of TOUGH LOVE to be Presented by The New Deal Creative Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

The New Deal Creative Arts Center will present Tough Love by Louisa Vilardi. When a family secret forces a son to make an unthinkable decision, the Marino family’s stability is threatened. The surfacing of new discoveries and hidden feelings ensures that the Marino family will never return to quite the same Sunday dinner table again.
Submissions Now Being Accepted for A TRIBUTE TO OUR HEROES Submissions Now Being Accepted for A TRIBUTE TO OUR HEROES
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Submissions are now being accepted for the first-ever Mayor’s Exhibit: A Tribute to Our Heroes, to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy by reflecting on how the heroes of this day have and continue to shape our nation into one of support, togetherness and collective endurance.
Mystic Bowie's Talking Dreads is Coming to MAC in the Park Mystic Bowie's Talking Dreads is Coming to MAC in the Park
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

The Milford Arts Council has announced the third show in the MAC in the Park series. Mystic Bowie’s Talking Dreads is led by the charismatic singer, Mystic Bowie, a Jamaican-born singer and performer with a long-standing history interwoven with the Talking Heads.
Free Summer Screening of MO' BETTER BLUES to be Shown at Governors Island in August Free Summer Screening of MO' BETTER BLUES to be Shown at Governors Island in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

The Trust for Governors Island and Film at Lincoln Center announced today the return of free outdoor film screenings on the Island, featuring Spike Lee’s Mo’ Better Blues on August 6. This year’s screening will take place on the Island’s historic Parade Ground, an eight-acre lawn with expansive open views of Lower Manhattan.
Alea Announces New Album 'Alborotá' Out August 19th Alea Announces New Album 'Alborotá' Out August 19th
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

Alea produced the entire album with Sinuhé Padilla Isunza at Jarana Records.
Cali Roots Announces Welcome Back Concert August 28th at Monterey Fairgrounds Cali Roots Announces Welcome Back Concert August 28th at Monterey Fairgrounds
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

The concert is a celebration of both the festival and bringing live music back to the fairgrounds, the festival's home since the inception of the event over 11 years ago.
VIDEO: HBO Max Releases Trailer for Streetwear Competition Series THE HYPE VIDEO: HBO Max Releases Trailer for Streetwear Competition Series THE HYPE
by Stage Tube on July 21, 2021

THE HYPE is produced by Scout Productions, the team behind the Max Original ballroom competition series “Legendary” and Emmy®-winning series “Queer Eye.”
THE LITTLE MIX EXPERIENCE, 80S LIVE and More Are Coming to Theatre Royal Brighton THE LITTLE MIX EXPERIENCE, 80S LIVE and More Are Coming to Theatre Royal Brighton
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Special events coming to Theatre Royal Brighton include An Evening With Bruce Dickinson Sun 1 Aug, 7.30pm, Barry Steele & Friends - The Roy Orbison Story Wed 11 Aug, 7.45pm, The Little Mix Experience Thu 12 Aug, 2pm, and more!
Emerson Mae Smith and Murphy Taylor Smith to Star in THE SMITH TWINS ARE TERMINALLY ONLINE at Feinstein's/54 Below Emerson Mae Smith and Murphy Taylor Smith to Star in THE SMITH TWINS ARE TERMINALLY ONLINE at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Emerson and Murphy have spent the past year beating back the existential dread with a stick, and arrive post-vaccination with a survival guide through the terrors of the social internet, impending climate apocalypse, and willful cisgender ignorance.
Liz Cooper's 'Getting Closer' Debuts Today Liz Cooper's 'Getting Closer' Debuts Today
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

The new record follows Cooper’s 2018 full-length debut album, Window Flowers, which was released to widespread critical acclaim.
Upper Wilds Releases New Video for 'Love Song #2' Upper Wilds Releases New Video for 'Love Song #2'
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

On Venus, Upper Wilds traverses the havoc, mystery, and joy of humanity's countless follies in both space and love in ten lean cosmic tracks. Friel interlocks allegories, strange true stories and deeply personal sentiments into raucous jolts. 
L'FREAQ Shares Battle Cry Title Track 'Showgirl' From Her Forthcoming EP L'FREAQ Shares Battle Cry Title Track 'Showgirl' From Her Forthcoming EP
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

With over 500k streams, 240K plays on YouTube, and songs featured in “Riverdale,” Playboy, Netflix’s “Dating Around, 'Good Trouble,' 'FBI,' 'The Voice,' 'City on a Hill' and more.
John Patrick Shanley & Lyle Kessler to Present New Work with Bridge Production Group in August John Patrick Shanley & Lyle Kessler to Present New Work with Bridge Production Group in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

The Bridge Production Group will present World Premiere short plays by Pulitzer Prize and Academy Award-winning playwright John Patrick Shanley (Doubt), a staged reading of a new play by Lyle Kessler (Orphans), and a workshop on devised theatre with new presentations from The Assembly.
Young Voices Toronto Presents 'Conversations,' a New Choral Concept Album Young Voices Toronto Presents 'Conversations,' a New Choral Concept Album
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

Conversations is a curated collection of choral works recorded by each of the 21 choristers in their own DIY “home studio” together with piano and select virtual orchestral instrument accompaniment.
VIDEO: Meet the Stars of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT- Now Running at the London Palladium VIDEO: Meet the Stars of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT- Now Running at the London Palladium
by BroadwayWorld UK TV on July 21, 2021

Last night the West End revival of Tim Rice & Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat played to a full capacity audience at the London Palladium for the very first time, having begun socially distanced previews at the iconic venue on 12 July.
INDIGO DE SOUZA Shares Video For New Single 'Hold U' INDIGO DE SOUZA Shares Video For New Single 'Hold U'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

De Souza is touring the US in support of Any Shape You Take. The run begins with two nights of album release shows in her hometown of Asheville, NC at the Grey Eagle on August 26th and 27th.
Brandi Carlile's New Album 'In These Silent Days' Out October 1 Brandi Carlile's New Album 'In These Silent Days' Out October 1
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

Carlile will perform select headline shows this year including an upcoming concert at NYC’s Forest Hills Stadium this Friday as well as landmark summer shows at Washington’s Gorge Amphitheatre on August 14 and Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre with the Colorado Symphony on September 11 and 12.
Bernardo Lanzetti Releases Solo Album 'Horizontal Rain' Bernardo Lanzetti Releases Solo Album 'Horizontal Rain'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

Eight songs in English, two lyrics written by friend Peter Jack Marmot, wordsmith and coach manager between London and Marbella, plus an Italian text for the song “Ero un num Ero”, built on an elementary and random numerical progression as if to point out that the so-called “inspiration”, at times, can only be a fairy tale to deceive the unwary listener.
RATINGS: LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN is the No. 1 Syndicated Talk Show for the 9th Straight Week RATINGS: LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN is the No. 1 Syndicated Talk Show for the 9th Straight Week
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” was the week’s most-watched daytime – network or syndicated – talk show (2.432 million) and marked its 70th consecutive week (including 13 weeks of ties) as the No. 1 daytime talk show among Women 25-54 – since the week of 3/9/20.
Todd Snider Announces 2021 Tour 'Return Of The Storyteller' Todd Snider Announces 2021 Tour 'Return Of The Storyteller'
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

Beginning this month, Snider will embark on his 'Return of the Storyteller” tour, an extensive cross-country trek that includes more than 50 live concert dates taking place throughout the remainder of 2021.
Harry the Nightgown Sign to Dangerbird Harry the Nightgown Sign to Dangerbird
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

With these two songs Harry the Nightgown further develops the adventurous sonic signature they established on their debut LP, pushing the format of experimental pop into new terrain while we keep singing along.
Jenna Kyle Shares Title Track 'Ojos' From Her Debut EP Jenna Kyle Shares Title Track 'Ojos' From Her Debut EP
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

The track caught the attention of DJ/producer Sinego, who created a dark, organic house mix of 'Ojos,' called La Noche Mix which will be released July 28th. This collaboration highlights Kyle's love of production and connection and takes the track to new places.
MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL Will Be Performed at Coral Springs Center For The Arts in January MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL Will Be Performed at Coral Springs Center For The Arts in January
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Inspired by a hot flash and a bottle of wine, Menopause The Musical was created as a celebration of women who find themselves at any stage of “The Change.” The laughter-filled 90-minute production gets audience members out of their seats and singing along to parodies from classic pop songs of the '60s, '70s and '80s.
LMGI Hollywood Location Scouts Panel Returns to Comic-Con International LMGI Hollywood Location Scouts Panel Returns to Comic-Con International
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

Working alongside directors and production designers, location scouts are the visual artists who bring forth every place that you see on the screen. These six location scouts, members of the Location Managers Guild International, will discuss the creative and logistical aspects of their jobs and relate some exciting anecdotes. 
TAUK Shares Intergalactic Video for 'Moon Dub' TAUK Shares Intergalactic Video for 'Moon Dub'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

Barbieri offered her creative input. 'As a director, it's rare to visualize a music video so vividly upon being pitched an idea,' she shares. But with 'Moon Dub,' it was different. 'I could see the whole video in my head almost instantaneously.'
LIONEL BOY Shares Official Video For 'Mango Michelada' LIONEL BOY Shares Official Video For 'Mango Michelada'
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

Last month, Lionel Boy shared an intimate live performance of “Tide” via FLOOD Magazine’s ‘Neighborhoods’ session.
Yarn/Wire Will Perform at TIME:SPANS Festival Next Month Yarn/Wire Will Perform at TIME:SPANS Festival Next Month
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Yarn/Wire performs the world premieres of Andrew McIntosh's Little Jimmy and Wolfgang Heiniger's Neumond, in addition to Zosha Di Castri's Tachitipo, which was nominated for a 2021 JUNO Award.
Altin Gün Announce 'Alem,' Their Second Album of 2021 Altin Gün Announce 'Alem,' Their Second Album of 2021
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

All revenue from Âlem sales will go directly to the environmental nonprofit Earth Today. Earth Today matches song purchases with square meters of protected land, provided by a global alliance of reputable nature protection organizations.
VIDEO: DEAR EVAN HANSEN's Laura Dreyfuss Sings 'Save Your Tears' VIDEO: DEAR EVAN HANSEN's Laura Dreyfuss Sings 'Save Your Tears'
by Stage Tube on July 21, 2021

Produced by Michel Heyaca, the cover follows her 2020 single “Sidelines” and serves as a re-entry point for Dreyfuss as she prepares to release her solo debut EP later this year.
The Black Keys Announce World Tour Of America The Black Keys Announce World Tour Of America
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

The band will perform three intimate shows in Oxford, MS, Athens, GA, and St Petersburg, FL, surrounding their performance at Pilgrimage Fest in Tennessee.
Coheed and Cambria Return With New Single 'Shoulders' Coheed and Cambria Return With New Single 'Shoulders'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

“Shoulders” touches on the highs and lows of this journey, and how at times it can be frustrating to be an outsider to trendy circles, but in the end, doing it your own way has the biggest rewards.
The Courettes Announce UK Tour for October 2021 The Courettes Announce UK Tour for October 2021
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

The tunes are teen-trash tragedy garage meets The Ronettes and The Ramones in Gold Star Studios’ echo chamber. Fuzz guitars, loud drums, trashy pianos, jingle bells, tambourines and three-minute dance floor garage killers where a Wall of Sound blasts the songs out of the speakers!
VIDEO: Bob Mould & Fred Armisen Unbox Mould's Solo Career-Spanning Box Set 'Distortion' VIDEO: Bob Mould & Fred Armisen Unbox Mould's Solo Career-Spanning Box Set 'Distortion'
by Stage Tube on July 21, 2021

The vinyl volumes have been released periodically over the last year, with the fourth and final vinyl box Distortion: Live now scheduled to be released by Demon on August 6.
COME FROM AWAY Concert Version Will Be Performed at the Lincoln Memorial in Honor of the 20th Anniversary of 9/11 COME FROM AWAY Concert Version Will Be Performed at the Lincoln Memorial in Honor of the 20th Anniversary of 9/11
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

There will be no tickets required. The public is invited to come as they please, and bring their own blankets and picnics. Tetreault also plans to invite members of the Biden administration and other prominent figures to the performance.
Six Playwrights Selected as Recipients of 2021 Helen Merrill Awards Six Playwrights Selected as Recipients of 2021 Helen Merrill Awards
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Yellow Robe, Jr., was awarded $40,000 in recognition of his exceptional career as a playwright and his contributions to building the field, in particular among Native American theaters.
Savant Records Reissues Jim Snidero's Acclaimed 'Strings' Savant Records Reissues Jim Snidero's Acclaimed 'Strings'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

Snidero took the opportunity to enhance the 2001 tracks in spots, adding the masterful bowed bass of David Finck.
Wilton's Music Hall Announces Brand New Show and Autumn 2021 Season Wilton's Music Hall Announces Brand New Show and Autumn 2021 Season
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Learn more about the shows in the lineup here!
Casting Announced For World Premiere of New British Musical ORDINARY PEOPLE Casting Announced For World Premiere of New British Musical ORDINARY PEOPLE
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

The musical, being written by multi-award winning UK Composer & Lyricist Darren Clark (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The Wicker Husband premieres at Maidstone's Hazlitt Theatre for two performances on the 30th and 31st July.
Flossing Delves Into Surveillance Capitalism's Psychological Warfare With 'TRAP' Single Flossing Delves Into Surveillance Capitalism's Psychological Warfare With 'TRAP' Single
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

'TRAP' is accompanied by a remix from Sam Fogarino, drummer of fellow New Yorkers Interpol, who voraciously strips, rips, and pulls at the original arrangement with the relentless assistance of the Isla Instruments S2400 drum sampler.
LISTEN: Stephanie Styles Talks Broadway, Baseball and Disney On BREAK A BAT Podcast LISTEN: Stephanie Styles Talks Broadway, Baseball and Disney On BREAK A BAT Podcast
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

While Styles is known to many for her starring role in the Broadway touring production of Newsies, the Broadway revival of Kiss Me, Kate, and her recurring role on NBC's Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist, she also has a large number of varied interests that are on full display in this episode.
Marian Hill Release New Music Video 'omg' Marian Hill Release New Music Video 'omg'
by Sarah Jae Leiber on July 21, 2021

'omg' continues to push the limits of indie electronic by infusing elements of hip-hop, R&B, and pop. 'omg' ushers you into a playground of dark bass and playful production choices where we see a side of Marian Hill that doesn't take itself too seriously.
All For One Productions, Inc. Will Relocate To Former Zion Lutheran Academy All For One Productions, Inc. Will Relocate To Former Zion Lutheran Academy
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

The theater company, which produces four plays each season and an annual Young Playwrights Festival, will continue to present its work in the PPG ArtsLab, the black box theater at 300 E. Main Street.
 Roz White & The Kennedys Will Perform at Creative Cauldron This Weekend Roz White & The Kennedys Will Perform at Creative Cauldron This Weekend
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

This weekend Roz White takes the stage Friday with “Turntable Dreams” followed by DC Legends The Kennedys on Saturday. Concerts begin at 7:30 pm.
Andrew Krull Shares New Single 'Magnolia' Andrew Krull Shares New Single 'Magnolia'
by TV News Desk on July 21, 2021

Singer-songwriter Andrew Krull has deep ties to Chicago’s indie and country scenes. Their understated vocal style, intricate instrumentation, and introspective lyrics highlight influences ranging from Elliott Smith and Nick Drake to Pinegrove and classic country artists.
VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Says She Quarantined With Alan Cumming Before Shooting SCHMIGADOON! VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Says She Quarantined With Alan Cumming Before Shooting SCHMIGADOON!
by Stage Tube on July 21, 2021

Kristin Chenoweth talks about how her TikTok career began, quarantining in a hotel with Alan Cumming before shooting Schmigadoon! and the time she accidentally sent cookies to her friend's funeral.
VIDEO: Hear Lin-Manuel Miranda's New Song 'Keep the Beat' From Netflix Movie VIVO! VIDEO: Hear Lin-Manuel Miranda's New Song 'Keep the Beat' From Netflix Movie VIVO!
by Stage Tube on July 21, 2021

Hear Lin-Manuel Miranda sing the song he wrote for Vivo, who is a a musically gifted kinkajou (aka a rainforest “honey bear”) that embarks on the adventure of a lifetime to deliver a song to his cherished owner’s long-lost love.
Uniting Us And Military Women's Memorial Will Present The Summer With The Arts Uniting Us And Military Women's Memorial Will Present The Summer With The Arts
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Uniting US works to INSPIRE, EMPOWER, and UNITE veteran communities through the healing power of art. By creating meaningful art, veterans are able to create a narrative to discuss experiences and emotions often left unsaid. 
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor Lio Kuokman, and Cellist Trey Lee Will Perform A Programme Celebrating Hong Kong's Vibrant Culture Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor Lio Kuokman, and Cellist Trey Lee Will Perform A Programme Celebrating Hong Kong's Vibrant Culture
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Despite the challenges brought by the pandemic, this year's Hong Kong Week 2021@Guangzhou has combined in-venue and online formats to present a wide range of artistic and cultural programmes.
The Armory Show Announces Platform 2021 The Armory Show Announces Platform 2021
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

The program will feature eight large-scale installations that propose modes of address grounded in research and propelled by empathy that will allow visitors to negotiate the unsettling conditions that define our current reality.
BWW Review: FROM HERE, Chiswick Playhouse BWW Review: FROM HERE, Chiswick Playhouse
by Cindy Marcolina on July 21, 2021

There’s a song by Brad Paisley titled “Little Moments” where the American singer-songwriter celebrates the small instances and idiosyncrasies that make life worth living. Ben Barrow and Lucy Ireland’s new song-cycle From Here feels like the spirit of that ballad was given the space and breath it deserves - although the genre and delivery have nothing to do with Paisley’s hit.
UN DÍA COMO HOY: GUYS AND DOLLS volvía a Broadway UN DÍA COMO HOY: GUYS AND DOLLS volvía a Broadway
by Nuria Pedret on July 21, 2021

El revival de la obra se estrenó en 1976 en el Broadway Theatre con un elenco afroamericano
ArtsEmerson Announces Ronee Penoi as Director of Artistic Programming ArtsEmerson Announces Ronee Penoi as Director of Artistic Programming
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

As Director of Artistic Programming, she will oversee the strategies, programs, activities, and outcomes of ArtsEmerson's signature work in artistic and civic engagement and she will lead the Artistic Engagement and Guest Experience teams in their continued effort to build meaningful collaborations, relationships and opportunities.
Festival d'Avignon Cancels AUTOPHAGIES and INK Festival d'Avignon Cancels AUTOPHAGIES and INK
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Autophagies by Eva Doumbia was set to run from July 18 and INK by Dimitris Papaioannou was scheduled from July 20 to 25.
Jubilee Auditorium JUBFEST Continues In July Jubilee Auditorium JUBFEST Continues In July
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased online. Learn more about the events, and how to purchase tickets, here!
Boise Contemporary Theater Will Host Reading of RED HOT PATRIOT: The Kick-Ass Wit of Molly Ivins Boise Contemporary Theater Will Host Reading of RED HOT PATRIOT: The Kick-Ass Wit of Molly Ivins
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

This is the story of the unsinkable Molly Ivins, the famously brassy newspaper columnist and best-selling author. A true Texas original, Ivins was a sharp-tongued wit who skewered the political establishment and the 'good ol' boys' with her unforgettable humor and wisdom.
Frisky & Mannish's POPLAB Will Be Performed at Assembly Festival Gardens This Month Frisky & Mannish's POPLAB Will Be Performed at Assembly Festival Gardens This Month
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Back in 2019, the duo celebrated a decade in the business with PopLab, a tenth anniversary celebration of their wildly popular brand of musical infotainment, and their first brand-new full-length show since 2014.
 Lutcher Theater Announces 2021-22 Season Lutcher Theater Announces 2021-22 Season
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

To purchase a Premiere Season Package (8-10 shows) call (409) 886-5535 for more information. Spotlight Packages (4-7 shows) go on sale July 19. Single tickets go on sale August 16. Learn more about the full lineup and how to purchase tickets here!
VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For Pittsburgh CLO's A BROADWAY MUSICAL CELEBRATION VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For Pittsburgh CLO's A BROADWAY MUSICAL CELEBRATION
by Stage Tube on July 21, 2021

The concert features songs from An American In Paris, Dreamgirls, Thoroughly Modern Millie, The Color Purple, In The Heights, The Student Prince, a special salute to Rodgers & Hammerstein, and more!
VIDEO: Watch a Trailer For the Royal Opera House's Jette Parker Young Artists Summer Performance VIDEO: Watch a Trailer For the Royal Opera House's Jette Parker Young Artists Summer Performance
by Stage Tube on July 21, 2021

Celebrate the Royal Opera House's Jette Parker Young Artists as they draw their year to a close with the annual summer performance. Spot stars of the future and enjoy a showcase of musical and creative works from the company's singers, conductors and stage directors and répétiteurs.
BWW Review: CHARLIE AND STAN, Theatre Royal Bath BWW Review: CHARLIE AND STAN, Theatre Royal Bath
by Cheryl Markosky on July 21, 2021

At a time when we're getting too many words, words, words from a bumbling Prime Minister and his cronies, what a relief to discover a charming, kind and life-affirming silent movie-style production that harks back to simpler times. The enticing live piano score by composer Zoe Rahman, is the dialogue, aided by the odd ditty (song arrangements by Sophie Cotton) and clever projected captions taking you back to the heydays of Victorian music hall and Hollywood silent pictures.
Theater Latte Da Announces 2021-2022 Season, Celebrating Re-imagined Classics and Impactful New Work Theater Latte Da Announces 2021-2022 Season, Celebrating Re-imagined Classics and Impactful New Work
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

The lineup includes a re-opening concert PUTTIN' ON THE RITZ, the return of the Latté Da original docu-musical ALL IS CALM: THE CHRISTMAS TRUCE OF 1914, the return of Peter Rothstein’s award-winning staging of Puccini's beloved opera LA BOHÈME, the area premiere of JELLY’S LAST JAM, the world premiere musical adaptation of TWELVE ANGRY MEN, and the company’s annual NEXT FESTIVAL.
Full Cast Announced For IN PIECES: LIVE! and the Release of IN PIECES on Broadway On Demand Full Cast Announced For IN PIECES: LIVE! and the Release of IN PIECES on Broadway On Demand
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Louis Rayneau directs Kyle Birch (Austyn), Amy Di Bartolemeo (Alex), Jacob Fowler (Hunter), Jordan Luke Gage (Grey), Ross Harmon (Charlie), Beccy Lane (Jael), Georgie Lovatt (Sam), Danielle Steers (River) with Roxanne Couch, Millie Cranston, Jack Dargan, Megan
Cast Announced For Tour of THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE; Plus Check Out an All New Trailer! Cast Announced For Tour of THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE; Plus Check Out an All New Trailer!
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

The Pevensie children are:  Ammar Duffus as Peter, Shaka Kalokoh as Edmund, Robyn Sinclair as Susan and Karise Yansen as Lucy.   Aslan is played by Chris Jared, Mr Tumnus by Jez Unwin, Mr Beaver by Sam Buttery and Maugrim by Michael Ahomka-Lindsay. 
Actors Equity Opens Access to All Actors and Stage Managers Who Have Worked Professionally in the United States Actors Equity Opens Access to All Actors and Stage Managers Who Have Worked Professionally in the United States
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Learn more about the union, how to apply for membership, dues and fees, application deadlines, and more here!
Live Music Returns To Bristol Old Vic's Courtyard Stage This Summer Live Music Returns To Bristol Old Vic's Courtyard Stage This Summer
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Set in the award-winning foyer space of Bristol Old Vic, the Courtyard Sessions will showcase some of Bristol's finest musicians and an array of musical tastes, from the explosive riffs of Jakabol feat. Malaika Kegode (the team behind the acclaimed production of Outlier), to the genius musical conversation of kora and cello by Sura Susso & Pete Yelding.
BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon Announce UK Dates For Their Holiday Show BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon Announce UK Dates For Their Holiday Show
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

The Return of The Jinkx & DeLa Holiday Show, LIVE! will open at Liverpool Playhouse on Saturday 13 November and will then play Edinburgh Queens Hall  (Monday 15), London Troxy (Friday 19), Manchester Palace Theatre (Saturday 20), Brighton Theatre Royal (Sunday 21), Newcastle Tyne Theatre and Opera House (Monday 22), Birmingham Town Hall (Tuesday 23).
Outside Edge Theatre Company Will Workshop LESSONS FOR DRIVING Outside Edge Theatre Company Will Workshop LESSONS FOR DRIVING
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Lessons for Diving by Silas Parry, directed by Matt Steinberg will be workshopped 19-24 July, with showcase on 24 July and performed by Sebastián Capitán Viveros, Patrick McNamee and Dan Wolff. This will be followed by Kristian Phillips' Drift, directed by Matt Steinberg and performed by Tom Rhys Harries, workshopped 26 – 28 July with the showcase on 28 July; and finally, Boomerang by Jack Stanley will be developed 29 – 31 July, with the showcase on 31 July, directed by Jude Christian. Showcases will be at the Jerwood Space.
BWW Feature: RENEE VAN WEGBERG KOMT MET NIEUWE THEATERSHOW HOU ME VAST at Tour BWW Feature: RENEE VAN WEGBERG KOMT MET NIEUWE THEATERSHOW HOU ME VAST at Tour
by Chantal Kunst on July 21, 2021

  In januari 2022 komt zangeres en musicalactrice Renée van Wegberg met haar nieuwe theatershow Hou me vast. In deze show eert ze theatericonen als Toon Hermans, Boudewijn de Groot, Rob de Nijs, Herman van Veen, maar ook bands als Bløf, De Dijk en Volumia. Renée wil het mooiste kleinkunst- en poprepertoire, dat ons land te bieden heeft, aan Nederland laten horen.
Emerson Colonial Theatre Sets Onsales for STOMP, Freestyle Love Supreme, Fiddler, Jesus Christ Superstar & More Emerson Colonial Theatre Sets Onsales for STOMP, Freestyle Love Supreme, Fiddler, Jesus Christ Superstar & More
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

The theatre will officially reopen its doors with Jacqueline Novak: Get on Your Knees, which was been rescheduled to September 7-19, 2021. Learn more about all of the upcoming events, and how to purchase tickets here!
Youngstown Symphony Orchestra Announces 2021-22 Season Youngstown Symphony Orchestra Announces 2021-22 Season
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Season ticket packages and single concert tickets will go on sale Friday, July 30 at 10 a.m. Learn more about the full lineup, and how to purchase tickets, here!
Full Casting Announced For Kiln Theatre's Nw Trilogy By Moira Buffini, Suhayla El-bushra And Roy Williams Full Casting Announced For Kiln Theatre's Nw Trilogy By Moira Buffini, Suhayla El-bushra And Roy Williams
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

The trilogy, directed by Kiln Theatre Associate Directors Taio Lawson and Susie McKenna, is now on sale. Learn more about the cast, performance, and how to purchase tickets here!
Damon Albarn Announces New Show For Edinburgh International Festival Damon Albarn Announces New Show For Edinburgh International Festival
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Tickets for Damon Albarn's additional performance on Tuesday 24 August, 5pm are on sale now. Learn more about the performance and how to purchase tickets here!
BWW Interview: David Sabella of PANDEMIC RELIEF at Pangea July 22nd and 23rd BWW Interview: David Sabella of PANDEMIC RELIEF at Pangea July 22nd and 23rd
by Stephen Mosher on July 21, 2021

David Sabella may not be singing any songs from the musical Jekyll and Hyde, but that doesn't mean this isn't his moment... because it is. And he's going to make the most of it, while reclaiming his joy.
Four New Shows Are Coming To The Blue Room Theatre Beginning Next Month Four New Shows Are Coming To The Blue Room Theatre Beginning Next Month
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Curated by an independent panel of artists, the four shows range from Shakespeare remixed to revolutions at a suburban house party. We think you'll definitely find something that takes your fancy.
VIDEO: JERSEY BOYS London Cast Performs 'My Eyes Adored You' in Rehearsal VIDEO: JERSEY BOYS London Cast Performs 'My Eyes Adored You' in Rehearsal
by BroadwayWorld TV on July 21, 2021

Jersey Boys opens at London's Trafalgar Theatre on 10 August, with previews from 28 July. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets here!
Liverpool's New Works Theatre Festival Little LTF Hailed A Success Liverpool's New Works Theatre Festival Little LTF Hailed A Success
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

A sister event and new strand to Liverpool Theatre Festival, which was first staged in September 2020, Little LTF was launched to champion and showcase new works and rising talent as lockdown restrictions are lifted. 
Tickets On Sale For DOPPLER at Edinburgh Festival Fringe Tickets On Sale For DOPPLER at Edinburgh Festival Fringe
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Adapted and directed by Ben Harrison from the translation by Don Bartlett and Don Shaw, with dramaturgy by Eszter Marsalko, Doppler is produced by Judith Doherty with a cast that includes Keith Fleming, known for his role of Lesley in Outlander, in the eponymous role with Grid Iron-regular Sean Hay and Chloe-Ann Tylor known to wider audiences from Citizen Theatre's Trainspotting portraying all the remaining characters.
New Line Artistic Director Scott Miller Will Release a New Book on 21st Century Musicals New Line Artistic Director Scott Miller Will Release a New Book on 21st Century Musicals
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

With HAMILTON and the New Revolution: Broadway Musicals in the 21st Century, musical theatre scholar, director, writer, composer, and fanboy Scott Miller takes you on a journey through the second decade of the millennium.
Photos: First look at Ohio University Lancaster Theatre's FRIENDS CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF BROADWAY Photos: First look at Ohio University Lancaster Theatre's FRIENDS CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF BROADWAY
by Jerri Shafer on July 21, 2021

“Friends Celebrating the Music of Broadway,” A Decade of Song and Celebration! ONE DAY ONLY! So many surprises in our jammed packed production. Tickets: Sunday, July 25, 2 PM & 7 PM, $20, No in person sales at OUL. Limited online tickets available now: https://commerce.cashnet.com/oul-theatre
'School of Rock' comes to Tuacahn! 'School of Rock' comes to Tuacahn!
by on July 21, 2021

In the park across from Jonathan Wagner’s New York City home, the hills are alive with the sound of, well, his music. As part of his training process to tackle the role of Dewey (a role made popular by Jack Black) in this summer’s Tuacahn production of School of Rock, Wagner has been hiking the hills of Manhattan while practicing his lines and songs at the only two volumes his character uses: loud and louder.
SIX on Broadway - New Performances Added! SIX on Broadway - New Performances Added!
by on July 21, 2021

From Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses, the SIX wives of Henry VIII take the mic to remix five hundred years of historical heartbreak into an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power! This new original musical is the global sensation that everyone is losing their head over. The New York Times says SIX is “pure entertainment!” and Evening Standard hails SIX as “the most uplifting new British musical I have ever had the privilege to watch.”
ANASTASIA Star Christy Altomare Tutored Aspiring Indonesian Actors Through JAKSICAL and BROADWAYPLUS' Jaksiclass Program ANASTASIA Star Christy Altomare Tutored Aspiring Indonesian Actors Through JAKSICAL and BROADWAYPLUS' Jaksiclass Program
by Rakaputra Paputungan on July 21, 2021

Jakarta-based musical community JAKSICAL was previously known for their community gatherings and annual concerts, but on July 3rd they ventured to a new territory: performing arts classes. They started big, collaborating with New York-based BROADWAYPLUS to bring ANASTASIA’s Christy Altomare as the inaugural host for the class.
Ensemble Connect Performs Free Concert Series In Madison Square Park Through August 11 Ensemble Connect Performs Free Concert Series In Madison Square Park Through August 11
by Alexa Criscitiello on July 21, 2021

Ensemble Connect presents a free concert series - Music on the Green - curated by Carnegie Hall and presented within Madison Square Park Conservancy's current public art installation, Maya Lin’s Ghost Forest.  
BWW Interview: Cellist Cécilia Tsan On Combining Her Musical Artistry With CONCERTS Programming BWW Interview: Cellist Cécilia Tsan On Combining Her Musical Artistry With CONCERTS Programming
by Gil Kaan on July 21, 2021

Mount Wilson Observatory will resume their SUNDAY AFTERNOON CONCERTS IN THE DOME series with two concerts – on August 1st presenting the world premiere Eric Tanguy's piece, 'Le Lys et la Lyre,' especially written for cellist Cécilia Tsan; and on September 5th featuring a jazz program with Lounge Art Ensemble. Set in the magnificent vaulted dome of Mount Wilson Observatory’s 100-inch telescope, each CONCERT will have two performances each.
Wake Up With BWW 7/21: Jordan Fisher Joins HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES!, LUCA TikTok Musical, and More! Wake Up With BWW 7/21: Jordan Fisher Joins HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES!, LUCA TikTok Musical, and More!
by Stephi Wild on July 21, 2021

Today's top stories: Jordan Fisher joins the cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES, Joshua Turchin pens songs for a Luca TikTok musical, and more!
The Muny Announces Complete Cast, Design and Production Team for CHICAGO The Muny Announces Complete Cast, Design and Production Team for CHICAGO
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

The Muny announced today its complete cast, design and production team for Chicago, the fifth and final show of the theatre’s 103rd season. Chicago runs Aug. 30 – Sept. 5 and is proudly sponsored by Missouri Lottery.  
BWW Interview: Circle Theatre Re-Envisions CABARET BWW Interview: Circle Theatre Re-Envisions CABARET
by Nicole Rosky on July 21, 2021

The 12-time Tony Award winning musical Cabaret is currently taking the stage at Circle Theatre in Grand Rapids, under the direction of Will Gearring the newly reimagined staging runs through July 31. BroadwayWorld caught up with Gearring and actress Jaelyn Raiford who takes on the role of Sally Bowles to learn more about the show.
BWW Interview: Caleb Dowden Talks Black Joy, Love & Resiliency, SunDown Towns and More About AS THE SUN SETS BWW Interview: Caleb Dowden Talks Black Joy, Love & Resiliency, SunDown Towns and More About AS THE SUN SETS
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 21, 2021

Running July 21 through July 24, 'As the Sun Sets' features Imani Gaudin-County, Andy Guzmán, Jai Perez and Caleb Dowden herself. Set against the hateful and unsafe backdrop of Sundown Towns, the piece explores what Black love, joy, and resiliency looks like in a racist and violent world.
TOP 5: Los mejores momentos de GOLFUS DE ROMA TOP 5: Los mejores momentos de GOLFUS DE ROMA
by Ainhoa Hornero on July 21, 2021

Aprovechando que quedan 8 días para su estreno en el Festival de Mérida, os traemos este recopilatorio con imágenes de las mejores versiones de este musical de Sondheim.
BWW Review: COPENHAGEN, Rose Theatre BWW Review: COPENHAGEN, Rose Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan on July 21, 2021

In 1941 two leading physicists secretly met in Nazi-occupied Denmark to discuss the race between Hitler and the allies to create the nuclear bomb. These men were Werner Heisenberg, a German working on Hitler's bomb programme, and his old mentor Niels Bohr, a half-Jewish Dane with links to the United States’ nuclear programme. First seen in 1998, Michael Frayn’s fascinating but ultimately frustrating play, Copenhagen, explores several possibilities of what may have happened between the men.
NEW AND NOTEWORTHY This Summer Around NYC NEW AND NOTEWORTHY This Summer Around NYC
by Marina Kennedy on July 21, 2021

Restaurants all around New York City are re-opening and many are starting exciting new initiatives for guests to experience. We have gathered some for our readers. Stop by and visit them. It’s time to support the restaurant community and enjoy the unique dining opportunities that can only be found in NYC.
BWW Preview: NEWS ABOUT CPH, BORDERLINE FESTIVAL, BECK CENTER, CONVERGENCE CONTINUUM, WICKED @ PhSQ., BW THEATRE PROGRAM BWW Preview: NEWS ABOUT CPH, BORDERLINE FESTIVAL, BECK CENTER, CONVERGENCE CONTINUUM, WICKED @ PhSQ., BW THEATRE PROGRAM
by Roy Berko on July 21, 2021

The 2021 BorderLight International Theatre + Fringe Festival announces the lineup for the 2021 BorderLight VIRTUAL Fringe Festival, which includes 33 distinct live streamed and on-demand virtual works, interactive and genre-bending online experiences, as well as self-guided audio adventures.
See THE PRINCESS BRIDE at the Hollywood Bowl See THE PRINCESS BRIDE at the Hollywood Bowl
by Nicole Rosky on July 21, 2021

Fencing, fighting, torture, revenge, giants, monsters, chases, escapes, true love, miracles... Experience one of the most beloved films of all time as never before – with the power of the Los Angeles Philharmonic performing a brand new orchestral arrangement of composer Mark Knopfler’s score live-to-picture in a world premiere at the Hollywood Bowl on July 31.
BWW Exclusive: Listen to Barbra Streisand Sing 'Living Without You' from Her New Album- RELEASE ME 2 BWW Exclusive: Listen to Barbra Streisand Sing 'Living Without You' from Her New Album- RELEASE ME 2
by BroadwayWorld TV on July 21, 2021

In just two weeks, Columbia Records and Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Release Me 2, a new collection of ten previously unreleased studio performances from the legendary Barbra Streisand. We have your exclusive first listen of Barbra's heartrending interpretation of Randy Newman's 'Living Without You'- one of four Newman compositions originally recorded in 1971 for Barbra's Stoney End album.