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Ojai Playwrights Announces 2022 New Works Festival Featuring Vivian Barnes, Lyndsey B Photo Ojai Playwrights Announces 2022 New Works Festival Featuring Vivian Barnes, Lyndsey Bourne, Bill Cain & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 24, 2022

Ojai Playwrights Conference has announced 11 playwrights for the 25th Anniversary New Works Festival taking place August 7-14, 2022, in Ojai, CA, marking a return to in-person workshops and live performances after two years of working online....
Soho Rep Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring Three World Premieres Photo Soho Rep Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring Three World Premieres
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 21, 2022

Soho Rep today announced its 2022–23 season, consisting entirely of large-scale works by early-career artists that have been commissioned by the organization....
Photos: First Look at CIRCLE JERK at The Connelly Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at CIRCLE JERK at The Connelly Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 15, 2022

Circle Jerk, the Pulitzer Prize Finalist opened Tuesday, June 14, at The Connelly Theatre. Special guests included Julia Fox, Jeremy O. Harris, Ayo Edibiri, Larry Owens and more. Every performance of Circle Jerk is available both in person and live streamed simultaneously. Check out new photos of th...
Casts Announced for B.R.O.K.E.N CODE B.I.R.D SWITCHING World Premiere & More Berkshir Photo Casts Announced for B.R.O.K.E.N CODE B.I.R.D SWITCHING World Premiere & More Berkshire Theatre Group
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 07, 2022

Berkshire Theatre Group and Kate Maguire have announced casting for shows in BTG’s Early Summer 2022 Season. The full season will feature B.R.O.K.E.N code B.I.R.D switching, a world premiere play and recipient of an NEA Grants for Arts Projects Award and more....
Critical and Cathartic Teatro da PombaGira Opens MAQUINA (MACHINE) Photo Critical and Cathartic Teatro da PombaGira Opens MAQUINA (MACHINE)
by Claudio Erlichman - June 10, 2022

Maquina (Machine) is an extended experience, an immersion outside the real time of the system, with a live and pulsating audience inside Teatro Mars. The production celebrates the thought of radical insurgencies of life, as the delusional power of bodies on stage, a way of surviving in favor of life...
NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Extends at Wilbury Theatre Photo NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Extends at Wilbury Theatre
by Stephi Wild - June 03, 2022

Wilbury Theatre Group presents Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812; an electropop opera based on a scandalous slice of Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace, from the celebrated and award-winning composer Dave Malloy (Beowulf – A Thousand Years of Baggage, Three Pianos and Ghost Quartet).  ...
Ashley Park Partners With Starbucks for New Short Film Photo Ashley Park Partners With Starbucks for New Short Film
by Michael Major - June 13, 2022

Starbucks teamed up with actress Ashley Park to create The Starbucks® Coffee Break-away, a short film set in a larger-than-life place that’s also the perfect setting for small moments of human connection: the American Museum of Natural History in New York City....
Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater Announce July 2022 Schedule Photo Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater Announce July 2022 Schedule
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 28, 2022

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are open this July with a full slate of nightly performances! At Birdland Jazz Club, catch Jay Leonhardt and John Weber Duo, Remy LeBeouf Assembly of Shadows Orchestra and more. Birdland Theater will present Tony DeSare, Maurizio Spista Organ Trio and more....
Photos: See Deborah Cox, Telly Leung, Clive Davis, Phylicia Rashad & More at Ford's T Photo Photos: See Deborah Cox, Telly Leung, Clive Davis, Phylicia Rashad & More at Ford's Theatre Annual Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 08, 2022

Ford’s Theatre Society celebrated the legacy of President Abraham Lincoln at its Annual Gala on Sunday evening, June 5, 2022, at Ford’s Theatre. Check out photos of Deborah Cox, Telly Leung, Clive Davis and more! ...
Carlos Valdes Joins Hulu's UP HERE Musical Series Photo Carlos Valdes Joins Hulu's UP HERE Musical Series
by Michael Major - June 13, 2022

Carlos Valdes has joined the cast of Hulu's new musical rom-com series Up Here. Up Here is a new musical comedy series with original music by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez. Tony-winner Thomas Kail is slated to direct with Tony-winner Steven Levenson serving as show runner....
Graffiti Artist Drama HIT THE WALL Premieres Photo Graffiti Artist Drama HIT THE WALL Premieres
by A.A. Cristi - June 16, 2022

Spin Cycle, Frigid & JCS Theater Company present the World Premiere of HIT THE WALL, a new play by Jake Shore, directed by Timothy Haskell....
Tracie Bennett and Laiona Michelle Join NIGHT OF A THOUSAND JUDYS Photo Tracie Bennett and Laiona Michelle Join NIGHT OF A THOUSAND JUDYS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 02, 2022

Olivier winner and Tony nominee Tracie Bennett (Hangmen, End of the Rainbow) and Laiona Michelle (Little Girl Blue, Amazing Grace) have joined the line-up for the 10th annual “Night Of A Thousand Judys.'...
Melodramatic and Cult: VINGANCA – O MUSICAL (Vengeance - the Musical) Returns to Sao Photo Melodramatic and Cult: VINGANCA – O MUSICAL (Vengeance - the Musical) Returns to Sao Paulo's Stage
by Claudio Erlichman - June 22, 2022

A success of Brazilian musical theater in recent years, the show Vinganca (Vengeance) returns in June at Teatro Raul Cortez in Sao Paulo. After nine years, the cult musical by Anna Toledo with songs by Lupicinio Rodrigues returns in a new house and with a renewed cast...
EL TERRAT estrena CHAKAPUM!, un musical rumbero que celebra la alegría de vivir Photo EL TERRAT estrena CHAKAPUM!, un musical rumbero que celebra la alegría de vivir
by Casilda Margareto - June 10, 2022

Esta fusión de rumba y y rock es la nueva propuesta de EL TERRAT. Protagonizado por el músico y actor Litus y con el texto de Joan Grau y la dirección de Xènia Reguant....
Dawes & Bahamas Unite for Co-headlining Tour Photo Dawes & Bahamas Unite for Co-headlining Tour
by Michael Major - June 08, 2022

Dawes and Bahamas have announced a special co-headline tour. “An Evening with Dawes and Bahamas” will see them performing together for two unique live sets, with Dawes backing Bahamas and Bahamas joining Dawes for a collaborative performance. The tour begins  September 7 at Knoxville, TN’s Bijou The...
Russell G. Jones and Chris Myers to Star in New York Premiere of WHERE THE MOUNTAIN M Photo Russell G. Jones and Chris Myers to Star in New York Premiere of WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE SEA at MTC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 29, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced full casting and performance dates for Where the Mountain Meets the Sea, written by AUDELCO Award nominee Jeff Augustin (The New Englanders, “The Morning Show”) and directed by Princess Grace Award winner Joshua Kahan Brody, with music by The Bengsons (Hundred Da...
BWW Review: UNBREAKABLE performed by Gay Men's Chorus of Washington, DC at Lincoln Th Photo BWW Review: UNBREAKABLE performed by Gay Men's Chorus of Washington, DC at Lincoln Theatre
by David Friscic - June 07, 2022

“You Can’t Stop the Music” as the Village People say and this might have been the mission of the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC (GMCW) as they sang their hearts out in esteemed composer Andrew Lippa’s original work entitled Unbreakable.  This East coast premiere by Mr. Lippa (composer of the mus...
Hit The Lights Premieres ISLA At New Ohio Theater Photo Hit The Lights Premieres ISLA At New Ohio Theater
by A.A. Cristi - June 22, 2022

Hit the Lights! Theater Co. presents their original shadow puppet musical ISLA as a part of the New Ohio Theatre award-winning summer festival ICE FACTORY....
BWW Review: KISS MY AZTEC! at Hartford Stage Photo BWW Review: KISS MY AZTEC! at Hartford Stage
by Ariana Straznicky-Packer - June 14, 2022

Kiss My Aztec! Is a hilarious musical based on Latin American history “…. Very loosely!” This upbeat show is a real party with entirely original music, bold and bright-colored sets and costuming, as well as an exceptionally multitalented cast that keeps the energy up from start to finish. ...
National Alliance for Musical Theatre Announces Lineup For 34th Annual FESTIVAL OF NE Photo National Alliance for Musical Theatre Announces Lineup For 34th Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 30, 2022

National Alliance for Musical Theatre has announced the lineup of new musicals for their 34th Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS, which returns in person and takes place on Thursday, October 20 and Friday, October 21, 2022, at New World Stages. See the full lineup of musicals here!...
Berkshire Theatre Group to Present ONCE Photo Berkshire Theatre Group to Present ONCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 22, 2022

Running July 1 through 16 at The Colonial Theatre, the audience will be transported to a bustling Irish pub with a stage full of incredibly talented actors singing and playing their own instruments. ...
New 42 Announces 2022-23 Cohort of New Victory LabWorks Artists Photo New 42 Announces 2022-23 Cohort of New Victory LabWorks Artists
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 16, 2022

Today, New 42 announced the tenth group of New Victory LabWorks and LabWorks Launch artists for the 2022-23 season. LabWorks explores, devises and reimagines what theater for families can be by supporting New York-based artists of all disciplines....
Listen: Michael R. Jackson and Rona Siddiqui Talk A STRANGE LOOP on THE DRAMATISTS GU Photo Listen: Michael R. Jackson and Rona Siddiqui Talk A STRANGE LOOP on THE DRAMATISTS GUILD PRESENTS: TALKBACK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 06, 2022

Listen now to the special A Strange Loop episode of The Dramatists Guild Presents: TALKBACK, available today. This special episode features Pulitzer Prize-winning and Tony Award nominated A Strange Loop composer, lyricist and writer Michael R. Jackson and music director Rona Siddiqui in conversation...
Parkway Drive Announced As Co-Headliner For SHIPROCKED 2023 Photo Parkway Drive Announced As Co-Headliner For SHIPROCKED 2023
by A.A. Cristi - June 13, 2022

ShipRocked has announced Parkway Drive as the co-headliner for the 2023 cruise, joining Falling In Reverse atop a bill that includes Nothing More, Skillet, Suicidal Tendencies, Motionless In White, grandson, Ayron Jones and over a dozen others. The January 22-28, 2023 sailing on Carnival Magic will ...
BWW Review: FANNY UND ALEXANDER – Original Cast Recording – Haunting Adaptation of Be Photo BWW Review: FANNY UND ALEXANDER – Original Cast Recording – Haunting Adaptation of Bergman's Classic Movie!
by Christian Ranke - June 14, 2022

Fanny & Alexander was originally slated to open a few years ago, but then the pandemic happened and put all plans on hold, but it finally opened earlier this year. I had the pleasure of witnessing a workshop in Norway back in 2018, so I was eagerly awaiting listening to the end result and it did not...