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QUIZ: Can You Guess the Hamilton Character from These Blurry Images? Photo QUIZ: Can You Guess the Hamilton Character from These Blurry Images?
by BWW News Desk on July 02, 2020 in Edmonton

These Hamilton pictures are a bit blurry... can you figure out which characters they are?
Edmonton's Citadel Theatre Continues Virtual Industry Sessions Photo Edmonton's Citadel Theatre Continues Virtual Industry Sessions
by BWW News Desk on July 01, 2020 in Edmonton

Edmonton's Citadel Theatre continues their virtual Industry Sessions on Monday, July 6, according to the Citadel Theatre.
QUIZ: Match the Lyric to the Hamilton Character! Photo QUIZ: Match the Lyric to the Hamilton Character!
by BWW News Desk on June 30, 2020 in Edmonton

Think you know your @HamiltonMusical lyrics? Take our latest Hamilton quiz to see how well you do!
Ballet Dancer Max Craven Teaches Classes to Canada's Artistic Swim Team, After Leaving New York Due to the Health Crisis
by BWW News Desk on June 30, 2020 in Edmonton

Saskatoon ballet dancer Max Craven was hired to teach online technique courses for the junior athletes on Canada's artistic swim team, after being forced to come home from New York due to the health crisis.
QUIZ: Which Obscure Hamilton Character Are You? Photo QUIZ: Which Obscure Hamilton Character Are You?
by BWW News Desk on June 29, 2020 in Edmonton

Are you more of a Samuel Seabury or James Reynolds? Take our latest Hamilton quiz to find out!
QUIZ: Only People Who Had a Hamilton Phase Can Get an A+ on This Trivia Quiz Photo QUIZ: Only People Who Had a Hamilton Phase Can Get an A+ on This Trivia Quiz
by BWW News Desk on June 25, 2020 in Edmonton

All of this hype for #Hamilfilm is making us feel like it's 2015 again! So many #Ham4Ham episodes and memorizing the entire show... take our ultimate Hamilton Phase quiz and see how well you do!
Edmonton's Jazz Festival is Online and Continuing in June Photo Edmonton's Jazz Festival is Online and Continuing in June
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2020 in Edmonton

The TD Edmonton International Jazz Festival wrapped a successful Opening Weekend featuring Edmontonian, Canadian, and international musicians including Andrew Glover, Funkford Family, Bria Skonberg, Julian Lage, Veronica Swift, Emmet Cohen, and the great Sheila Jordan, featured in an exclusive CKUA radio and online interview.
QUIZ: Everyone is a Combination of Act 1 and Act 2 Hamilton Characters. Which On Photo QUIZ: Everyone is a Combination of Act 1 and Act 2 Hamilton Characters. Which One Are You?
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2020 in Edmonton

We're getting excited for #Hamilfilm! Are you more of an Alexander/Philip or Laurens/Jefferson? Take our latest Hamilton quiz to find out!
Watch Lea Salonga & Seth Rudetsky Live In Concert (At Home) This Weekend Photo Watch Lea Salonga & Seth Rudetsky Live In Concert (At Home) This Weekend
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2020 in Edmonton

Hosted by beloved musical director and Sirius XM Star Seth Rudetsky, Lea Salonga will headline a live concert this weekend, June 28th at 9 AM ET with a replay of the concert will also be available to watch one time only at 8 PM ET!
Edmonton Movie Theatres Prepare for Upcoming Reopening Photo Edmonton Movie Theatres Prepare for Upcoming Reopening
by BWW News Desk on June 17, 2020 in Edmonton

Movie theatres are able to reopen in Edmonton on Friday, June 19, but their relaunch strategies might push back that date, according to The Edmonton Journal.
Exclusive Video: Jeremy Jordan Sings From BONNIE & CLYDE In Concert With Seth Ru Photo Exclusive Video: Watch Jeremy Jordan Sing From BONNIE & CLYDE
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2020 in Edmonton

Hosted by beloved musical director and Sirius XM Star Seth Rudetsky, Jeremy Jordan headlined a live concert this weekend June 14th at 8 PM ET. A replay of the concert will also be available to watch one time only at 3PM on June 15th, TODAY!
Edmonton's Jazz Festival Returns Online From Around The World Photo Edmonton's Jazz Festival Returns Online From Around The World
by BWW News Desk on June 11, 2020 in Edmonton

The TD Edmonton International Jazz Festival presents the 2020 Festival from the comfort of your home. Join us online starting opening weekend June 19-21 and every weekend until July 31 to enjoy free performances and interviews from musicians locally and around the world.
A New Way Forward: Citadel Announces Summer 2020 Associate Artists Photo A New Way Forward: Citadel Announces Summer 2020 Associate Artists
by BWW News Desk on June 10, 2020 in Edmonton

Last week, the Citadel issued a statement in solidarity with #BlackLivesMatter. As conversations worldwide address inequalities on and off stages in the arts, the Citadel team is committed to acting on the Inclusive part of our mandate a?" recognizing that solidarity is not enough on its own. We, and institutions like ours, have played a role in upholding systems that further marginalize Black and Indigenous storytellers, and the responsibility is on us to ensure we are following through on our commitment to Edmonton's artists and patrons with real, significant action.
Edmonton Performing Arts Extends Postponement To 2021 Photo Edmonton Performing Arts Extends Postponement To 2021
by BWW News Desk on June 09, 2020 in Edmonton

In a joint statement, the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra & Winspear Centre, Alberta Ballet, Edmonton Opera, and of the Citadel Theatre announced today that they will be postponing the launches of new seasons to 2021.
Audra McDonald, Lea Salonga & Melissa Errico Join Seth Rudetsky For Streaming Co Photo Audra McDonald, Lea Salonga & Melissa Errico Join Seth Rudetsky For Streaming Concerts!
by BWW News Desk on June 10, 2020 in Edmonton

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning theatre superstars Audra McDonald, Lea Salonga, and Melissa Errico will join the line-up of talent slated to participate in The Seth Concert Series, the weekly virtual series based on Seth Rudetsky's international Broadway series that began at The Art House in Provincetown.
VIDEO: Watch HAIRSPRAY LIVE!, Starring Ariana Grande, Jennifer Hudson, Kristin C Photo Watch HAIRSPRAY LIVE!, Starring Ariana Grande, Jennifer Hudson, Kristin Chenoweth & More- Live!
by BWW News Desk on May 29, 2020 in Edmonton

Hairspray Live! will be broadcast online as part of The Shows Must Go On! The show will launch today at 2:00pm EST and be available for 48 hours. The stream will be available on The Shows Must Go On's YouTube channel for viewers in the US, Europe, Australia, Asia, and Africa.
Shumka Announces Virtual Classes For Seniors & Adults Photo Shumka Announces Virtual Classes For Seniors & Adults
by BWW News Desk on May 27, 2020 in Edmonton

Shumka aims to continue to expand its reach and work in the community on an ongoing basis.
HAIRSPRAY LIVE!, Starring Ariana Grande, Jennifer Hudson, Kristin Chenoweth, and Photo HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Will Be Broadcast Online
by BWW News Desk on May 26, 2020 in Edmonton

Hairspray Live! will be broadcast online as part of The Shows Must Go On! The show will launch this Friday at 2:00pm EST and be available for 48 hours. The stream will be available on The Shows Must Go On's YouTube channel for viewers in the US, Europe, Australia, Asia, and Africa.
Kelli O'Hara, Jeremy Jordan and Jessie Mueller Will Take Part in Seth Rudetsky's Photo Kelli O'Hara, Jeremy Jordan and Jessie Mueller Will Take Part in Seth Rudetsky's Virtual Concert Series- Kicks Off May 31st!
by BWW News Desk on May 21, 2020 in Edmonton

Mark Cortale announced today that Seth Rudetsky's internationally acclaimed Broadway concert series that first began in Provincetown at The Art House in 2011 will debut as a weekly virtual series entitled The Seth Concert Series. Hosted by beloved musical director and Sirius XM Star Seth Rudetsky, the first event will take place on Sunday, May 31 and will feature Tony award-winning actress Kelli O'Hara. Stage and screen favorites Jeremy Jordan and Jessie Mueller will headline the following two weeks. Each weekly show will premiere Sunday nights at 8PM EST with a second showing Mondays at 3PM EST for viewers in other time zones like the UK. Tickets are available at www.thesethconcertseries.com for $20.00 (early bird) and $25.00 each.
Join the BroadwayWorld Book Club with THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY Vol. 1 and Photo Join the BroadwayWorld Book Club with THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY Vol. 1 and Discuss with Jennifer Ashley Tepper
by BWW News Desk on May 18, 2020 in Edmonton

Today's next round of discussion prompts will focus on the next chapter of The Untold Stories of Broadway, 'The LyceumTheatre'. Be sure to tune in right here at 12pm as Jennifer Tepper herself takes part in BroadwayWorld Book Club, answering your questions live! You can include any questions you would like to ask Tepper in the weekly post in the Message Board.
J. Percy Page High School Students Compose, Record Song From Their Homes Photo J. Percy Page High School Students Compose, Record Song From Their Homes
by BWW News Desk on May 14, 2020 in Edmonton

Students from J. Percy Page High School in Edmonton have taken their music class virtual! Although schools are closed, these students were still able to write and record a song and music video.
Edmonton Brother-Sister Duo Release New Song About Cherishing Family Photo Edmonton Brother-Sister Duo Release New Song About Cherishing Family
by BWW News Desk on May 14, 2020 in Edmonton

Brother-sister duo The Reklaws have a released a new song about cherishing family titled 'Where I'm From,' CTV News reported. Listen to 'Where I'm From!'
BREAKING: HAMILTON Film is Coming to Disney+ July 3 Photo HAMILTON Film is Coming to Disney+ July 3
by BWW News Desk on May 12, 2020 in Edmonton

Lin-Manuel Miranda has announced that the Hamilton film is coming to Disney+ on July 3!
Join the BroadwayWorld Book Club with THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY Vol. 1 and Photo Join the BWW Book Club with THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BWAY Vol. 1
by BWW News Desk on May 11, 2020 in Edmonton

Today's next round of discussion prompts will focus on the next chapter of The Untold Stories of Broadway, 'The Mark Hellinger Theatre'. Be sure to tune in right here at 12pm as Jennifer Tepper herself takes part in BroadwayWorld Book Club, answering your questions live! You can include any questions you would like to ask Tepper in the weekly post in the Message Board.
Join the BroadwayWorld Book Club with THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY Vol. 1 and Photo Join the BroadwayWorld Book Club with THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY Vol. 1 and Discuss with Jennifer Ashley Tepper
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2020 in Edmonton

Today's next round of discussion prompts will focus on the next chapter of The Untold Stories of Broadway, 'The August Wilson Theatre'. Be sure to tune in right here at 12pm as Jennifer Tepper herself takes part in BroadwayWorld Book Club, answering your questions live! You can include any questions you would like to ask Tepper in the weekly post in the Message Board.