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HBO Announces Upcoming Documentaries For Second Half Of 2020 HBO Announces Upcoming Documentaries For Second Half Of 2020
by TV News Desk on August 05, 2020

HBO has confirmed multiple upcoming documentaries for the second half of 2020.
HBO Announces Premiere Date for COASTAL ELITES, Starring Bette Midler, Kaitlyn Dever, Sarah Paulson and more! HBO Announces Premiere Date for COASTAL ELITES, Starring Bette Midler, Kaitlyn Dever, Sarah Paulson and more!
by TV News Desk on August 05, 2020

From playwright and screenwriter Paul Rudnick and directed by Jay Roach, HBOa??s socially distanced comedy Coastal Elites debuts Saturday, September 12 (8:00-9:30 P.m. ET/PT).
Stephen Hough Performs for TIPPET RISE & FRIENDS AT HOME Stephen Hough Performs for TIPPET RISE & FRIENDS AT HOME
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Tippet Rise Art Center has announced two online initiatives, adding to its websitea??s expansive offerings of films, performances, interviews, podcasts, and photography.
HBO Documentary Films and The Duplass Brothers in Production on THE LADY AND THE DALE HBO Documentary Films and The Duplass Brothers in Production on THE LADY AND THE DALE
by TV News Desk on August 05, 2020

HBO Documentary Films and Emmy-winning producers Mark and Jay Duplass are currently in production on THE LADY AND THE DALE, a documentary series exploring an audacious 1970s auto scam centered around a mysterious entrepreneur. 
Arusha Gallery & Rhiannon Rebecca Salisbury Present 'Ancient Deities' Arusha Gallery & Rhiannon Rebecca Salisbury Present 'Ancient Deities'
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Curators Rhiannon Rebecca Salisbury and Agnieszka Prendota, Creative Director of Arusha Gallery have called upon eighteen selected artists to invoke and create an ancient deity.
Opera Atelier Announces Reimagined 35th Anniversary Season - A SEASON OF VISIONS & DREAMS Opera Atelier Announces Reimagined 35th Anniversary Season - A SEASON OF VISIONS & DREAMS
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Opera Atelier has announced its new, reimagined 35th Anniversary Season with two fully-staged and livestreamed productions at Koerner Hall at the TELUS Centre for Performance and Learning.
The Farm Theater Awards Physical Distance Commission to Amy Gijsbers van Wijk The Farm Theater Awards Physical Distance Commission to Amy Gijsbers van Wijk
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

The Farm Theater in collaboration with Hillsborough Community College in Tampa, FL have awarded Playwright Amy Gijsbers van Wijk their Physical Distance Commission.
HBO Documentary Films In Production on a Two-Part Documentary SEEN & HEARD HBO Documentary Films In Production on a Two-Part Documentary SEEN & HEARD
by TV News Desk on August 05, 2020

HBO Documentary Films is currently in production on SEEN & HEARD, a two-part documentary exploring the history of Black television as seen through the eyes of trailblazers who wrote, produced, created and starred in groundbreaking series of the past and present.   
Renaissance Theaterworks Announces Schedule Changes to 2020-2021 Season Renaissance Theaterworks Announces Schedule Changes to 2020-2021 Season
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Due to the complex challenges of COVID-19 and in keeping with recommendations from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and the CDC, Renaissance Theaterworks is making changes to their 2020-2021 season to ensure the safety of patrons, artists, and staff.
BBC World Service's MUSIC LIFE to Feature Hans Zimmer, Hildur Guðnadóttir and Angélica Negrón BBC World Service's MUSIC LIFE to Feature Hans Zimmer, Hildur Guðnadóttir and Angélica Negrón
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

A huge episode of Music Life this week sees one of the most versatile composers working today. Max Richter asks the stars of film, TV, and stage how they got their starts in the music business, their creative processes, how they convey emotion through their work, and how it's actually quite difficult to create something simple.
HBO to Premiere SIEMPRE, LUIS in the Second Half of 2020 HBO to Premiere SIEMPRE, LUIS in the Second Half of 2020
by TV News Desk on August 05, 2020

HBO has confirmed multiple upcoming documentaries for the second half of 2020, including SIEMPRE LUIS, a portrait of Luis A. Miranda Jr. following his mission to bring his son Lin-Manuel Miranda’s award-winning production of Hamilton to his home island of Puerto Rico.
Tron Theatre Announces Innovative, New Program With Scottish Government Grant Aid Tron Theatre Announces Innovative, New Program With Scottish Government Grant Aid
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

The Scottish Government today announced the list of venues receiving support through their Performing Arts Venues Relief Fund and the Tron Theatre is one of the recipients sharing a specifically designated funding pot worth a total of ÂŁ7.5m created to help stave off the threat of insolvency, bring staff out of furlough and more.
Porchlight Music Theatre Announces PORCHLIGHTPALOOZA, a Three-Day Virtual Festival Featuring Joel Grey and More Porchlight Music Theatre Announces PORCHLIGHTPALOOZA, a Three-Day Virtual Festival Featuring Joel Grey and More
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Porchlight Music Theatre has announced a new three-day celebration and fundraiser in honor of its 25th Anniversary, PorchlightPalooza, Friday, Aug. 21 - Sunday, Aug. 23, which will include performances from Chicago's best talents, an exclusive interview hosted by legendary newsman Bill Kurtis with the 2020 ICON Award recipient Joel Grey and more.
April De Angelis, Juliet Gilkes Romero, Natalie Haynes & More Join Jermyn Street Theatre's 15 HEROINES April De Angelis, Juliet Gilkes Romero, Natalie Haynes & More Join Jermyn Street Theatre's 15 HEROINES
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Jermyn Street Theatre has joined forces with leading internet theatre platform Digital Theatre for a major new online project to be produced this autumn.
VIDEO: Broadway Inspirational Voices Presents Episode 2 of S.I.T.K.O.M. Summer Series VIDEO: Broadway Inspirational Voices Presents Episode 2 of S.I.T.K.O.M. Summer Series
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

S.I.T.K.O.M. Summer Series returns with a new song and a front row seat to its premiere release.  Featuring an opening by BIV Alumni, Darius Haas, this video introduces the vocal talents of Covenant House residents/alumni Cadet, Robert, and Darrel. 
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for PHINEAS AND FERB THE MOVIE: CANDACE AGAINST THE UNIVERSE VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for PHINEAS AND FERB THE MOVIE: CANDACE AGAINST THE UNIVERSE
by TV News Desk on August 05, 2020

Today, Disney+ shared the trailer for its upcoming out-of-this-world original movie “Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe” which premieres on Friday, August 28.
BWW Blog: Tap Into These Top 10 Dance Numbers BWW Blog: Tap Into These Top 10 Dance Numbers
by Student Blogger: Maeve Reilly on August 05, 2020

Here are ten of my favorite dance numbers, and trust me, I know Ia??m missing some. And yes, many of these probably involve some kind of tap dance component. I have no shame.
BWW Blog: Now Is The Time To Get Experimental (With Digital Theatre) BWW Blog: Now Is The Time To Get Experimental (With Digital Theatre)
by Student Blogger: Katelen Hankins on August 05, 2020

My favorite aspect of digital theatre that Ia??ve been seeing is the switch from casual to in-character that most shows are made for you NOT to see.
Lotus Releases New Video For 'Bjorn Gets A Haircut' Lotus Releases New Video For 'Bjorn Gets A Haircut'
by TV News Desk on August 05, 2020

As they prepare for the release of their new studio album Free Swim, out August 21st, long-running instrumental-electronic quintet Lotus has released a second track off the forthcoming collection, 'Bjorn Gets A Haircut.' The cosmic disco tune is available now exclusively on YouTube.
Kendall Street Company Release New Music Video 'Shanti the Dolphin' Kendall Street Company Release New Music Video 'Shanti the Dolphin'
by TV News Desk on August 05, 2020

Virginia’s breakout band Kendall Street Company (KSC) is proud to unveil their brand new animated music video for 'Shanti the Dolphin'. 'Shanti the Dolphin' is the first single from Kendall Street Company’s recently released coastal themed album The Nautical Aquatical (out June 6, 2020).
ACTIVIA Recruits Nina Dobrev and DAYBREAKER for Virtual Dance Party 8/8 AT 11:00 AM and You're Invited ACTIVIA Recruits Nina Dobrev and DAYBREAKER for Virtual Dance Party 8/8 AT 11:00 AM and You're Invited
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Activia, the probiotic pioneer, is continuing on its mission as a modern gut health innovator by bringing to life a new collaboration with DAYBREAKERa?"the global morning dance movement and wellness communitya?"and actor, producer and philanthropist Nina Dobrev.
Fort Worth Opera and The McCammon Voice Competition Committee Cancel 2020 Competition and Grant Award to Semi-Finalists Fort Worth Opera and The McCammon Voice Competition Committee Cancel 2020 Competition and Grant Award to Semi-Finalists
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Fort Worth Opera (FWO) and the McCammon Voice Competition Committee regrettably announced today that the 2020 Competition has been cancelled due to uncertainties surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
VIDEO: Ken Marino, Joe Manganiello, and Malin Akerman Star in the Trailer for THE SLEEPOVER VIDEO: Ken Marino, Joe Manganiello, and Malin Akerman Star in the Trailer for THE SLEEPOVER
by TV News Desk on August 05, 2020

Netflix has shared the trailer for the new film The Sleepover, releasing globally on Netflix on August 21, 2020.
YES AND MURDER Podcast Puts A Hilarious, Theatrical Spin On Murder Mysteries YES AND MURDER Podcast Puts A Hilarious, Theatrical Spin On Murder Mysteries
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Yes and Murder takes place in world much like our own...if the world revolved around a small theatre called 'Improv Connecticut' (the cool kids call it 'Imp Conn').
NY Indie Venues Form Association, Launch Congressional Pressure Campaign To #SaveOurStages NY Indie Venues Form Association, Launch Congressional Pressure Campaign To #SaveOurStages
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Over 150 Independent venues in New York City have come together to form the New York Independent Venue Association (NYIVA) in affiliation with the newly formed National Independent Venue Association (NIVA). Today, August 4th, they are calling for a day of action to seek support for our current very pressing issues. 
Connecticut's Six 'Presentation Houses' Lobby the Federal and State Government For Assistance Connecticut's Six 'Presentation Houses' Lobby the Federal and State Government For Assistance
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Connecticuta??s six major a?oepresentation housesa?? have joined together to lobby the Federal, state and local governments for assistance amidst the health crisis.
Sana Selemon Named New Executive Director of BoHo Theatre in Chicago Sana Selemon Named New Executive Director of BoHo Theatre in Chicago
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Sana Selemon is the new executive director of BoHo Theatre in Chicago.
Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of the Howard Ashman Documentary on Disney+? Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of the Howard Ashman Documentary on Disney+?
by TV News Desk on August 05, 2020

Disney+ is set to release the documentary Howard, the story of lyricist Howard Ashman, on August 7.
Leslie Rodriguez Kritzer Talks Beetlejuice and Baseball On The BREAK A BAT! Podcast Leslie Rodriguez Kritzer Talks Beetlejuice and Baseball On The BREAK A BAT! Podcast
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Leslie Rodriguez Kritzer steps into the Batter's Box for Episode 45 of Break a Bat!
Comedy Central Greenlights Reimagined REN & STIMPY Comedy Central Greenlights Reimagined REN & STIMPY
by TV News Desk on August 05, 2020

Today, Comedy Central announced a reimagination of the Emmy®-nominated cult hit The Ren & Stimpy Show as it continues to double down on adult-focused animation, unlocking and reinventing a treasure chest of IP across ViacomCBS to complement South Park, including the newly announced Beavis and Butt-Head from Mike Judge and Daria spin-off Jodie.
Meg Mitchell Moore Comes to The Music Hall as Part of the Live Under the Arch Series Meg Mitchell Moore Comes to The Music Hall as Part of the Live Under the Arch Series
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

On Thursday, August 20, author Meg Mitchell Moore comes to The Music Hall as part of the Live Under the Arch outdoor series.
Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, August 5- with André De Shields, Freestyle Love Supreme and More! Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, August 5- with André De Shields, Freestyle Love Supreme and More!
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

Today (August 5) in live streaming: Andre De Shields visits Backstage Live, Freestyle Love Supreme reunites on Stars in the House and so much more!
VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Performs 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' as Tribute to John Lewis VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Performs 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' as Tribute to John Lewis
by BWW News Desk on August 05, 2020

 Jennifer Hudson was one of the stars who took part in CBSa??s John Lewis: Celebrating a Hero TV special, which aired on Tuesday at 10 p.m. ET.