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Miami-Dade County Auditorium Announces Lineup of Holiday Favorites
November 22, 2021
‘Tis the season at Miami-Dade County Auditorium (MDCA) as South Florida’s favorite holiday performances return to the stage to delight audiences starting in December.
BWW Blog: An Interview with Roxanna Lewis, Director of MANDY'S VOICE
November 02, 2021
This past week, I interviewed Roxanna Lewis, director of the film Mandy’s Voice. The film entails the story of “a curious and intelligent non-verbal autistic girl [who] struggles to communicate. Her mother is desperate to provide the necessary tools for survival in a world where if one is without a voice ~ one is invisible to the world as well.”
Neil deGrasse Tyson Comes to DPAC in February
September 23, 2021
Fan-favorite astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson comes to DPAC on February 9, 2022. The award-winning scientist will captivate guests with his lecture on “The Inexplicable Universe: Unsolved Mysteries”
BWW Blog: Autism & The Arts - How Musical Theatre Helps Me Understand Others
April 09, 2021
Every time I see a new show, or listen to a new soundtrack, it automatically is added to a sort of “database” in my brain. In a situation where I’m struggling to interpret emotions, I can search this database and basically “google” it.
The Alliance Of Associations and Professionals In Theatre & Live Events Launches Not Here All Year Campaign
February 25, 2021
The Alliance of Associations and Professionals in Theatre & Live Events (AAPTLE), which represents theatre workers across all disciplines in the UK, advocating for a better, more sustainable and fairer future for them and the improvement of the industry as a whole, today announce the campaign Not Here All Year - marking the anniversary of theatres closing their doors as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Virtual Theatre This Weekend: February 20-21- with Santino Fontana, Jessie Mueller and More!
February 20, 2021
Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, February 20-21, 2020.
Composer And Performer Thomas Peters Breaks The Silence With LAMENTATIONS
February 19, 2021
Lamentations provides inspirational instrumental meditations, quiet and serious, each intimately related by both structure and content into an overall singularity, and yet each a separate work; this is a new direction for multiple GRAMMY-nominee Peters.
Children's Theatre Company Launches Spring Classes For Ages 2-18
February 16, 2021
Children's Theatre Company has announced that Virtual Academy classes for the spring season are now on sale. Classes are six weeks long, running in April and May of 2021.
Children's Theatre Company Announces New Exciting Digital Season for 2021
December 16, 2020
Children's Theatre Company announced an exciting new season of digital productions (including two from overseas), Virtual Academy classes, and a new All Access Pass for patrons and families to continue to engage with the theatre and build social-emotional development of young people.
Jonas Kaufmann's IT'S CHRISTMAS! Streams In North America On Stage Access This Week
December 15, 2020
Shot in three locations in Oberndorf, the historic city of world hit 'Silent Night', and Salzburg, Jonas Kaufmann takes us on a journey through international Christmas carols: from Germany and Austria to Sweden and the USA.
Children's Theatre Company Announces Virtual Academy Classes For Winter
November 23, 2020
Children's Theatre Company has announced that Virtual Academy classes for the winter season are now on sale.
Steve Earle, Luck Productions, And City Winery Host 6th Annual John Henry's Friends Benefit Concert For Autism
November 13, 2020
For five years running, musician/author/playwright/activist Steve Earle has been gathering a group of world-class friends and performers for a one-night-only concert which raises money for The Keswell School, an educational program for children and young adults with autism. On December 13th, with the help of Luck Productions and City Winery, Earle's 6th annual John Henry's Friends benefit concert is going virtual, expanding its audience, and making the annual fundraiser a world-wide affair.
Melanie Donus Releases LEANING ON MOM: LETTERS TO ROBERTA
September 09, 2020
'Leaning On Mom: Letters to Roberta, How a Mom of Three with Autism Found Strength During the Pandemic' provides a raw and humorous window into the world of author Melanie Donus, who could be viewed as the next Marvel superhero.
Children's Theatre Company Announces 45 Virtual Academy Classes for Fall Season
August 11, 2020
Children's Theatre Company has announced their Virtual Academy classes for the fall season is now on sale. Classes will run for nine weeks from September 21 through November 16 and four-week mini sessions will be available for some early childhood offerings running October 6 through 30, 2020.
Dr. Phillips Center is A Certified Autism Center
April 28, 2020
Since its opening, Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts has developed and provided a host of programs, classes and camps to serve individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).