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UG! COMEDY SHOW!! to Celebrate 9-Year Anniversary at The Mockingbird UG! COMEDY SHOW!! to Celebrate 9-Year Anniversary at The Mockingbird
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

UG! COMEDY SHOW!! is having its ACTUAL 9 Year Anniversary (just realized we started in '08, lol #Anniversorry) and it's going to do it up with a HUGE BANG!!... (more...)
Photo Flash: Spiderwoman Celebrates 40th Anniversary at La MaMa Photo Flash: Spiderwoman Celebrates 40th Anniversary at La MaMa
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

An earth-shaking collection of indigenous-feminist performers, bands and performance art groups gathered at La MaMa on Tuesday for an impassioned celebration of Spiderwoman, the world's longest-running Native American theatre company, and one of America's longest continuously active feminist perform... (more...)
IT IS WHAT IT IS, Young Man's Journey with Cerebral Palsy, Set for ONE Festival IT IS WHAT IT IS, Young Man's Journey with Cerebral Palsy, Set for ONE Festival
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

The ONE Festival has announced It Is What It Is, written by Thomas Ellenson and Christopher J. Hanke and performed by Thomas Ellenson. It Is What It Is will play October 19-22 at 8pm with a special benefit performance for CAT Youth Theater on October 23.... (more...)
Judy Frank's Funny, Heart-Warming NOTES TO WHEREVER Set for EAG Judy Frank's Funny, Heart-Warming NOTES TO WHEREVER Set for EAG
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Following the passing of her husband of 40 years, a woman continues to share her life with him through a series of written notes. On this night, in a gesture of letting go, the woman decides to read them aloud.... (more...)
HSA to Present Free Arts & Ideas Festival, INTERFEST HSA to Present Free Arts & Ideas Festival, INTERFEST
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

OBIE Award Winning actor Chris Myers, an HSA alumnus and Artist-in-Residence presents, 'INTERFEST,' a free, three-day arts & ideas festival. This event provides a platform for emerging artists and thinkers to explore the future of culture and community in an energized and transformative environment.... (more...)
Kathleen Turner Headlines Culture Project's International Human Rights Arts Festival Kathleen Turner Headlines Culture Project's International Human Rights Arts Festival
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15.... (more...)
Culture Project to Welcome Stephen Bright, GQ of the Q Brothers & Tyrone Taylor Culture Project to Welcome Stephen Bright, GQ of the Q Brothers & Tyrone Taylor
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two-week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15.... (more...)
Culture Project to Present Kristin Nordeval and Guillermo Gregorio Culture Project to Present Kristin Nordeval and Guillermo Gregorio
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15.... (more...)
Culture Project to Present RUDRA This Fall Culture Project to Present RUDRA This Fall
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15. RUDRA is a 4-piece ensemble whose music... (more...)
Culture Project to Present REBEL VOICES: STORIES, SPEECHES AND SONGS OF RESISTANCE Culture Project to Present REBEL VOICES: STORIES, SPEECHES AND SONGS OF RESISTANCE
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15. One of the events will be Rob Urbinati'... (more...)
Culture Project to Present I AM ANTIGONE Culture Project to Present I AM ANTIGONE
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Prologue to Progress kicks off on Sunday October 1 with I AM ANTIGONE, a contemporary retelling of Sophocles' Antigone, written by poet Saudamini Siegrist and directed by award-winning writer and director Myriam Cyr.... (more...)
Culture Project Announces 'Prologue to Progress' Series Culture Project Announces 'Prologue to Progress' Series
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two-week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15.... (more...)
PRELUDE 2017, Thomas Ostermeier and More Highlight Segal Center's 2017 Fall Season PRELUDE 2017, Thomas Ostermeier and More Highlight Segal Center's 2017 Fall Season
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center, located at The Graduate Center, City University of New York, announces its Fall 2017 season of public programs. The season features free public programs throughout the fall and winter, with contemporary theatre and performing artists from around the world.... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Lady Chirlane McCray Helps Launch MCC Theater Partnership to Bring the Arts to At-Risk Youth Photo Flash: First Lady Chirlane McCray Helps Launch MCC Theater Partnership to Bring the Arts to At-Risk Youth
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

First Lady Chirlane McCray and Gabrielle Fialkoff, Senior Advisor and Director of the Mayor's Office of Strategic Partnerships, announced today a partnership between the Gracie Mansion Conservancy and MCC Theater during its 2017/18 season to increase access to arts and culture to at-risk youth. Grac... (more...)
American Lyric Theater to Introduce THE NEW CREW with Special Salon American Lyric Theater to Introduce THE NEW CREW with Special Salon
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

American Lyric Theater presents The New Crew, a salon including performances by and discussions with American Lyric Theater's newest Resident Artists in the Composer Librettist Development Program: composers Shuying Li, Andy Teirstein, and Liliya Ugay; librettists Lorene Cary, Julian Crouch, and Lil... (more...)
Multimedia Event TRADE/ITIONS to Celebrate Sacred African Traditions Multimedia Event TRADE/ITIONS to Celebrate Sacred African Traditions
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

In our current era of systematic racism, gender-based violence, neo-fascism, and religious intolerance, a pioneering New York City based cultural arts organization is hosting Trade/itions, a multimedia event set to interrupt toxic narratives about people of color through the elevation of art, cultur... (more...)
Hudson Valley Dance Festival Expands Lineup of Companies and Choreographers Hudson Valley Dance Festival Expands Lineup of Companies and Choreographers
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Hudson Valley Dance Festival, an enchanting dance experience in beautiful Catskill, NY, has added Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and MOMIX to the list of accomplished companies and choreographers performing at this year's festival on Saturday, October 7, 2017.... (more...)
Metropolitan Opera Guild Kicks Off the New Opera Season with Podcast Series Metropolitan Opera Guild Kicks Off the New Opera Season with Podcast Series
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

The Metropolitan Opera Guild, the world's premier arts education organization dedicated to enriching people's lives through opera, launched its third season of podcasts today with F. Paul Driscoll, editor in chief of OPERA NEWS, interviewing William ( Will ) Berger, an American author, radio ... (more...)
Dancers to Turn Olympic-Size Pool Into Stage at 2017 DANZA HIGHBRIDGE FESTIVAL Dancers to Turn Olympic-Size Pool Into Stage at 2017 DANZA HIGHBRIDGE FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

The second annual Danza Highbridge Festival will take place on Saturday, Sept. 23rd at 5pm at Highbridge Pool in Washington Heights.... (more...)
Department of Fools to Bring THE TOOTH-PULLER to The PIT Department of Fools to Bring THE TOOTH-PULLER to The PIT
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

After a successful revival at the PIT of their Fringe NYC hit, A History of Servitude, the Department of Fools are returning to the PIT with their newest Commedia creation: The Tooth-Puller. A fast-paced farce of masked mayhem, The Tooth-Puller is playing at the Peoples Improv Theater (The PIT) from... (more...)
Francesca Capetta to Star in New Musical LA DOTTORESSA Francesca Capetta to Star in New Musical LA DOTTORESSA
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

Francesca Capetta, who just performed at Carnegie Hall in her sold-out solo show 'Francesca Capetta sings Dean Martin: A Centennial Celebration' with Tony Winner Liliane Montevecchi and cabaret singer Stacy Sullivan, will be starring in the leading role of the new musical about Maria Montessori 'La ... (more...)
OUTSIDE PADUCAH: THE WARS AT HOME Coming Up This Fall at the wild project OUTSIDE PADUCAH: THE WARS AT HOME Coming Up This Fall at the wild project
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

The wild project has announced its current and upcoming productions for fall. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
4th Annual Broadway & Ballet HERO Awards to Honor Rachelle Rak, James Whiteside and Michael Campayno 4th Annual Broadway & Ballet HERO Awards to Honor Rachelle Rak, James Whiteside and Michael Campayno
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

HIV Experience Resources Organization (HERO) will present the fourth annual Broadway & Ballet HERO Awards on October 16th at 8pm at Stage 48, 605 West 48th Street.... (more...)
The Paley Center to Pay Tribute to Alec Baldwin at Fall Luncheon The Paley Center to Pay Tribute to Alec Baldwin at Fall Luncheon
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2017

On November 2, 2017, The Paley Center for Media will pay tribute to Alec Baldwin's illustrious career at A Paley Honors Luncheon Celebrating Alec Baldwin.... (more...)
(MOSTLY) True Things Announces Fall Dates for The PIT Loft  (MOSTLY) True Things Announces Fall Dates for The PIT Loft 
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

The hit storytelling show (MOSTLY) TRUE THINGS, returns to The PIT Loft on Saturday, October 7 at 8:00 pm, and Saturday, November 4 at 9:30 pm.... (more...)