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The Half Hour is back for a second season, shining the spotlight on some of the funniest and most unique comedians out there today. Join Dan St. Germain, Jared Logan, Brody Stevens, Jonah Ray, Mike Lawrence, Erik Griffin, Nikki Glaser and more for their first solo stand-up specials, every Friday night.

Album Review: Joe Iconis & Family Release a Hyper-Generous, Uber-Artistic, Super-Sens Photo Album Review: Joe Iconis & Family Release a Hyper-Generous, Uber-Artistic, Super-Sensational ALBUM
by Stephen Mosher - July 15, 2022

After playing these original compositions in clubs around the city for years, Joe Iconis & Family have finally gone into the studio and recorded all the songs on their first ALBUM....
Iron Chef Jose Garces to Debut Buena Onda in Rittenhouse Square Photo Iron Chef Jose Garces to Debut Buena Onda in Rittenhouse Square
by Chloe Rabinowitz - August 11, 2022

James Beard award-winner and Iron Chef Jose Garces has announced the grand opening of Buena Onda in Rittenhouse Square on Friday, August 12th. The new location is located at 114 S. 20th Street, next to Chef's famed Village Whiskey....
Dublin Fringe Festival Announces 2022 Festival Program, Featuring Art Experiences Ove Photo Dublin Fringe Festival Announces 2022 Festival Program, Featuring Art Experiences Over 16 Days And Nights
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 22, 2022

Dublin Fringe Festival has announced a major festival programme for 2022 full of unmissable art experiences over 16 days and nights this September....
Review: Pitbull Hits The Stage at Mohegan Sun Photo Review: Pitbull Hits The Stage at Mohegan Sun
by Carissa Chesanek - August 09, 2022

Over the weekend the pop star sensation Pitbull rocked the stage at Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut bringing a packed house, great tunes, and a fun dance party. ...
The Green Room 42 Announces August Cabaret Lineup, Including Sis, Joe Serafini, and M Photo The Green Room 42 Announces August Cabaret Lineup, Including Sis, Joe Serafini, and More
by A.A. Cristi - August 05, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their August line-up for in-person cabaret performances. L...
Sunday Morning Michael Dale: Alison Fraser Thrillingly Reinvents Cat On A Hot Tin Ro Photo Sunday Morning Michael Dale: Alison Fraser Thrillingly Reinvents Cat On A Hot Tin Roof's Big Mama
by Michael Dale - July 31, 2022

A popular stage actor best known for being quirkily funny in musicals (Off-Broadway in March Of The Falsettos, on Broadway in Romance, Romance, The Secret Garden and Gypsy), Fraser reinvents a classic character and turns in a performance that thrills with its gutsy power masked by her character's we...
Magnolia Network Unveils Lineup of Cable and Streaming Premieres for August Photo Magnolia Network Unveils Lineup of Cable and Streaming Premieres for August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 29, 2022

Magnolia Network unveiled its lineup of cable and streaming premieres for the entire month of August. New content this month includes the premieres of Recipe Lost and Found, The Art of Vintage, Capturing Home, Rental Redo, Diary of an Old Home and Baked in Tradition, and more....
Review: A Chaotic THE FIFTH DOMAIN at Contemporary American Theater Festival Photo Review: A Chaotic THE FIFTH DOMAIN at Contemporary American Theater Festival
by Jack L. B. Gohn - July 18, 2022

The play is an ungodly and irremediable mess, but it does demonstrate the importance of the proposition for which the central character was willing to put his career at risk, i.e., that more care needs to be taken, by industry and government alike, of secrets – their own and everyone else’s....
Showtime Orders MASON Comedy Pilot Photo Showtime Orders MASON Comedy Pilot
by Michael Major - August 01, 2022

SHOWTIME has greenlit the half-hour comedy pilot MASON, produced by A24 and created and executive produced by Nathan Min (Joe Pera Talks To You), who also stars. Daniels (Daniel Scheinert and Daniel Kwan), the team behind the film Everything Everywhere All at Once, will direct and executive produce ...
Playwrights Horizons to Present New Season of SOUNDSTAGE Fiction Podcast - Listen to Photo Playwrights Horizons to Present New Season of SOUNDSTAGE Fiction Podcast - Listen to the Season 2 Intro Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 26, 2022

Playwrights Horizons will present the second season of Soundstage, its scripted fiction podcast. With plays written specifically for the audio format, not translated or recorded live from the stage, Soundstage has established itself as a singular, adventurous presence in both the podcasting and thea...
Boyhood. Reveals New Single 'Crash' Photo Boyhood. Reveals New Single 'Crash'
by Michael Major - August 11, 2022

boyhood. will release ‘Crash,’ the first single from an upcoming EP via UK-based independent distributor DMY Artists. The first release since 2021’s well received cover of Donna Lewis’ sleeper hit ‘I Love You Always Forever’ and first original music since 2020’s ‘Warmer’. ‘Crash’ signals a maturatio...
Vineyard Theatre Announces 40th Anniversary Season Featuring Three World Premieres Photo Vineyard Theatre Announces 40th Anniversary Season Featuring Three World Premieres
by Chloe Rabinowitz - August 10, 2022

Vineyard Theatre has announced the company’s upcoming 40th Anniversary Season which will include three world-premiere productions. Kicking off the season will be David Cale’s Sandra, which reunites Cale and director Leigh Silverman following the acclaimed Harry Clarke, which premiered at the Vineyar...
K-Pop Stars Seventeen Kick off North American Leg of World Tour in Vancouver Photo K-Pop Stars Seventeen Kick off North American Leg of World Tour in Vancouver
by Michael Major - August 11, 2022

Tightly choreographed performances of “HOT,” “March” and “HIT” led the set, followed by a captivating spectacle of unit performances including “MOONWALKER,” “Imperfect love,” and “Back it up.” The show soon segued into action-packed performances of “Left & Right,” “Crush” and more....
Edinburgh 2022: Review: MIND MANGLER: MEMBER OF THE TRAGIC CIRCLE, Pleasance Below Photo Edinburgh 2022: Review: MIND MANGLER: MEMBER OF THE TRAGIC CIRCLE, Pleasance Below
by Fiona Scott - August 07, 2022

What did our critic think of MIND MANGLER: MEMBER OF THE TRAGIC CIRCLE at Pleasance Below?...
Myq Kaplan Comes to Comedy Works Larimer Square, August 11 - 13 Photo Myq Kaplan Comes to Comedy Works Larimer Square, August 11 - 13
by A.A. Cristi - August 08, 2022

Comedy Works has announced that Myq Kaplan will perform at Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square. ...
Edinburgh 2022: Review: MARK THOMPSON'S SPECTACULAR SCIENCE SHOW, Gilded Balloon at t Photo Edinburgh 2022: Review: MARK THOMPSON'S SPECTACULAR SCIENCE SHOW, Gilded Balloon at the Museum.
by Christiana Rose - August 06, 2022

Mark Thompson is the science teacher we all wish we’d had at school. He truly loves Science and isn’t afraid of a chemical reaction....
Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of WELCOME TO FLATCH on FOX - Thursday, July 28, 20 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of WELCOME TO FLATCH on FOX - Thursday, July 28, 2022
by TV Scoop - July 21, 2022

Get all the scoop on WELCOME TO FLATCH, airing on FOX on Thursday, July 28, 2022! Kelly and Shrub volunteer at a senior computer class and the town gets a lesson on catfishing. Meanwhile, Mandy teaches Cheryl self-defense after she is attacked for her alliance with Pockton in the “RIP Cynthia” episo...
Review: THE WOMAN WHO AMUSES HERSELF, Jack Studio Theatre Photo Review: THE WOMAN WHO AMUSES HERSELF, Jack Studio Theatre
by Gary Naylor - July 15, 2022

A splendid central performance illuminates a play full of humour that also smuggles in deeper considerations on the character of art in a changing world...
Two Comedians and Another Amazing Musical Artist Added to the Fall 2022 Schedule at U Photo Two Comedians and Another Amazing Musical Artist Added to the Fall 2022 Schedule at UPH
by A.A. Cristi - July 18, 2022

Universal Preservation Hall is announcing three new shows added to the fall 2022 line-up. ...
Sunday Morning Michael Dale: Alison Fraser Thrillingly Reinvents Cat On A Hot Tin Ro Photo Sunday Morning Michael Dale: Alison Fraser Thrillingly Reinvents Cat On A Hot Tin Roof's Big Mama
by Michael Dale - July 31, 2022

A popular stage actor best known for being quirkily funny in musicals (Off-Broadway in March Of The Falsettos, on Broadway in Romance, Romance, The Secret Garden and Gypsy), Fraser reinvents a classic character and turns in a performance that thrills with its gutsy power masked by her character's we...
Photos: Actors' Equity Association Holds Legacy Robe Ceremony Commemorating David Wes Photo Photos: Actors' Equity Association Holds Legacy Robe Ceremony Commemorating David Westphal
by Jennifer Broski - July 19, 2022

At this half-hour long event, Equity celebrated Westphal's life with a special version of the Robe ceremony, honoring Westphal with a commemorative panel. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the event here!...
Review: Stephen Sondheim's INTO THE WOODS at the Marcia P. Hoffman School of the Arts Photo Review: Stephen Sondheim's INTO THE WOODS at the Marcia P. Hoffman School of the Arts at Ruth Eckerd Hall Is Filled with an Abundance of Heart and Soul
by Peter Nason - August 07, 2022

The wonderful young cast makes this show feel entirely fresh and new!...
Proctors Collaborative Announces Upcoming Shows In Schenectady and Saratoga Springs Photo Proctors Collaborative Announces Upcoming Shows In Schenectady and Saratoga Springs
by A.A. Cristi - August 03, 2022

Proctors Collaborative have announced the next block of upcoming shows coming to Schenectady and Saratoga Springs. ...
Paines Plough's THE ULTIMATE PICKLE Announced At Roundabout At The Edinburgh Festival Photo Paines Plough's THE ULTIMATE PICKLE Announced At Roundabout At The Edinburgh Festival Fringe, 6-28 August
by A.A. Cristi - July 19, 2022

Artistic Directors Charlotte Bennett and Katie Posner have announced Paines Plough’s Roundabout programme for 2022....
Review: Spanish Lyric Theatre's Production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS Roa Photo Review: Spanish Lyric Theatre's Production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS Roars with Energy
by Peter Nason - August 01, 2022

Doug Buffaloe, Elizabeth Sierra Cabrera and a marvelous ensemble stand out in a musical that's wonderfully alive....