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Melbourne Band Holocene Release Rare New Tracks on Singles Album

Holocene was Melbourne delight, flying in the face of that citya??s love of grunge.
Jeanne Robertson to Appear at Gates Concert Hall This November

Jeanne Robertson will be appearing at June Swaner Gates Concert Hall at The Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts today, November 18th at 7pm. 
Philadelphia Natives Kerrigan & Lowdermilk to Preview THE MAD ONES in P.A.

Hometown musical theatre duo Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk are giving local audiences an exclusive treat - a preview of their musical The Mad Ones, about to debut Off-Broadway in New York.
Philadelphia Theatre Company Continues Season With WRESTLING JERUSALEM

Philadelphia Theatre Company continues its 2017-2018 festival-style theatre season with the local premiere of Wrestling Jerusalem, written and performed by Aaron Davidman and directed by Michael John Garc s. This one-man show grapples with identity, history, and social justice and was the impetus for the 2016 film, Wrestling Jerusalem, that has been a selection at film festivals around the country. The gripping performance takes over the stage at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre (480 S. Broad Street) October 18-November 5. Press Night is Friday, October 20 at 8 p.m. Tickets run $25 to $69 and are available at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre box office, online at philatheatreco.org or by phone 215-985-0420.
Bob Garfield's RUGGEDLY JEWISH Makes World Premiere at Philadelphia Theatre Company

Philadelphia Theatre Company kicks off its 2017-2018 festival-style theatre season with the world premiere of Ruggedly Jewish: An Evening With Bob Garfield. Garfield's crazy-quilt, hilarious odyssey is a search for self: the American self, the suddenly-emerging threatened self, and his own baffled self - a secular Jew. The Lower Merion native, and the co-host of public radio's On The Media, returns to his roots by launching his one-man show right here. The show is three performances only, on Friday, September 15, 2017 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 3:00pm and 8:00pm. All performances are held at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre (480 S. Broad Street). Tickets are on sale for $25 to $50 by visiting www.philadelphiatheatrecompany.org or by calling 215-985-0420.
Kimmel Center Calls for Public Input in Renovation of Merriam Theater

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts today announced a comprehensive community engagement process intended to solicit innovative ideas for the renovation of the historic Merriam Theater, located in the heart of the Kimmel Center campus on the Avenue of the Arts in Center City.
Bob Garfield Takes Center Stage at Philadelphia Theatre Company

Philadelphia Theatre Company kicks off its 2017-18 season with the world premiere of Ruggedly Jewish, a multimedia monologue written and performed by Bob Garfield. The show is presented for three performances only, September 15th (8 pm) and 16th (3pm and 8pm) at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre before embarking on a nationwide tour through 2018.
Kathleen Turner to Make Cabaret Debut at Philadelphia Theatre Company

Movie, theater, and television star Kathleen Turner makes her cabaret debut in Finding My Voice at Philadelphia Theatre Company for one night only, Monday, September 25. 
Jeanne Robertson to Bring 'Rocking Chair' Tour to Winspear Opera House

The nonprofit AT&T Performing Arts Center and AEG Presents announced today that tickets for Jeanne Robertson: The 'Rocking Chair' Tour will go on sale Friday, June 30 at 10 a.m. Award-winning American humorist and motivational speaker Jeanne Robertson will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, February 10, 2018 at the Winspear Opera House in the downtown Dallas Arts District.
Philadelphia Theatre Company Announces New Season and Membership Program

Philadelphia Theatre Company announced today the starting lineup of the organization's 2017-2018 season, including the Philadelphia premieres of two plays, a concert series of pre-Broadway musicals, knife-edge comic theater, a musical parody of The Game of Thrones, and sing-a-long holiday programming for family audiences.
Miller Auditorium's 2017-18 Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight Series

Miller Auditorium is excited to announce its 2017-18 Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight Series. The lineup is packed with both new events and the return of a few patron favorites including Trevor Noah, Canadian Brass Christmas, STOMP, Black Violin and more! The Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight Series rounds out our previously announced Zhang Financial Broadway in West Michigan Series of Kinky Boots (Oct. 20-22, 2017), The Wizard of Oz (Jan. 5-7, 2018), The Sound of Music (Feb. 9-11, 2018) and Disney's THE LION KING (April 4-15, 2018). As in seasons past, additional shows will be added to the Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight Series during the season and notifications will be sent through our Miller e-club: www.millerauditorium.com/eclub.
Jeanne Robertson to Appear at Gates Concert Hall This November

Jeanne Robertson will be appearing at June Swaner Gates Concert Hall at The Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, November 18th at 7pm. 
New Leadership Takes a Bold New Look at Philadelphia Theatre Company

Philadelphia Theatre Company today announced a plan for the 2017-2018 season that departs from the organization's traditional schedule of producing a five-play series. Under the leadership of Paige Price, PTC's new Producing Artistic Director, Philadelphia Theatre Company will offer a season of presented and curated activities in the theater, as the new leadership uses this period to re-focus, re-build, and re-launch.
Tour De Force Performance by James Lecesne in THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY

Philadelphia Theatre Company concludes its 2016-2017 season with the May 17-June 4 run of The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey, written and performed by James Lecesne, and directed by Tony Speciale with original music by Duncan Sheik (Spring Awakening). 
THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Brings a Michigan Premier at The Dio!

The Dio - Dining & Entertainment, Livingston County's professional, award winning dinner theatre, is very excited to present the Michigan premier of The Bridges of Madison County The Musical directed by Steve DeBruyne with musical direction by Brian E. Buckner.
She's An Overnight Success Half A Century In The Making. Jeanne Robertson Plays The McCallum

Humorist Jeanne Robertson is bringing her 'Fabulously Funny' tour to the McCallum Theatre on Monday, March 27, at 7:00pm. An overnight success nearly half a century in the making, Jeanne Robertson keeps audiences rolling on the floor with laughter.  At 71 years young, this former Miss North Carolina stands tall at 6'2' and has a personality, heart and sense of humor that soar just as high. For years, her witty speeches were mostly limited to conventions and meetings, but with the dawn of the digital age, the world became exposed to her infectious humor when her YouTube videos suddenly went viral. 
HAND TO GOD Comes to Philadelphia Theatre Co.

Philadelphia Theatre Company continues its 2016-2017 season with the Tony-nominated comedy Hand to God by Robert Askins on March 31-April 30.  Directed by Matt Pfeiffer with Robert Smythe as puppet designer and puppet movement director, the all-Philadelphia cast features Grace Gonglewski, Alex Keiper, Aubie Merrylees, Matteo Scammell, and William Zielinski.
Philadelphia Theatre Company Shines a Light on THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY

Philadelphia Theatre Company will close its season on May 17-June 4 with The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey, written and performed by James Lecesne, and directed by Tony Speciale with original music by Duncan Sheik (Spring Awakening).  This production replaces the world premiere of American Canvas by Bill Cain, the winner of PTC's Terrence McNally New Play Award.  American Canvasimagines an ambitious portrait of Thomas Eakins,  Philadelphia's most brilliant and controversial artist.
Jason Derulo Guest Stars on Tonight's AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL on VH1

VH1 today announced that AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL will move to Wednesday nights starting Wednesday, February 1st at 10:00PM ET/PT and continue to simulcast across both VH1 and MTV.
Philadelphia Theatre Company Celebrates the Delany Sisters in HAVING OUR SAY

Philadelphia Theatre Company kicks off the new year with the inspiring and warm-hearted Having Our Say, The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years by Emily Mann, adapted from the book by Miss Sarah ("Sadie") L. Delany and Dr. A. Elizabeth ("Bessie") Delany with Amy Hill Hearth.  Running January 27-February 19 and directed by Mary B. Robinson, the cast features Perri Gaffney and Cherene Snow as the two Delany sisters.

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