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bb brecht's HOLIDAY YULETIDE SPECTACULAR to Kick Off New Georges' 30th Anniversary Se Photo bb brecht's HOLIDAY YULETIDE SPECTACULAR to Kick Off New Georges' 30th Anniversary Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

New Georges will kick off its 30th Anniversary season with a one-night-only special presentation of bb brecht’s Holiday Yuletide Spectacular, created by Miranda Haymon. On Wednesday December 14, 2022, audiences are invited to spend their holiday party season with bb brecht and his friends at Dixon Place.

The National Theatre Conference Announces 2022 Award Recipients Photo The National Theatre Conference Announces 2022 Award Recipients
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2022

The National Theatre Conference is honoring new and long-time organizations and individuals who affect and inspire the field, and has named the recipients of its 2022 awards.

GableStage Newest Education Initiatives For Teens & Adults Photo GableStage Newest Education Initiatives For Teens & Adults
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 10, 2022

GableStage has announced four innovative educational programs for its upcoming 2022-2023 season.

Arizona Theatre Company Opens Submissions For National Latine Playwrights Award Photo Arizona Theatre Company Opens Submissions For National Latine Playwrights Award
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 8, 2022

Submissions for Arizona Theatre Company's 2023 National Latine Playwrights Award are open from now through Thursday, Dec. 15.

San Francisco Playhouse to Present AS YOU LIKE IT Musical Beginning in November Photo San Francisco Playhouse to Present AS YOU LIKE IT Musical Beginning in November
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 6, 2022

San Francisco Playhouse will continue its 20th Anniversary season with the imaginative and exhilarating hit musical adaptation of William Shakespeare's As You Like It. Helmed by San Francisco Playhouse's Artistic Director Bill English with music direction by Dave Dobrusky and choreography by Nicole Helfer, As You Like It will perform November 17, 2022 ‚Äď January 14, 2023.

Philadelphia Theatre Company Hires Married Couple Taibi Mager and Tyler Dobrowsky as  Photo Philadelphia Theatre Company Hires Married Couple Taibi Mager and Tyler Dobrowsky as Artistic Director
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2022

Philadelphia Theatre Company has announced a new duo on their artistic leadership team. Taibi Mager and Tyler Dobrowsky are a married couple who will assume the role of artistic director together.

WEST SIDE STORY, IN THE HEIGHTS & More Nominated for 2022 Imagen Awards Photo WEST SIDE STORY, IN THE HEIGHTS & More Nominated for 2022 Imagen Awards
by Michael Major - Aug 16, 2022

West Side Story, In the Heights, Encanto, and more have been nominated for 2022 Imagen Awards. Nominees include Ariana DeBose, Rachel Zegler, Rita Moreno, Anthony Ramos, Leslie Grace, John Leguizamo, Stephanie Beatriz, Eden Espinosa, Frankie Rodriguez, and more.

The Sol Project Announces Complete Schedule for SOLFEST 2022 in August Photo The Sol Project Announces Complete Schedule for SOLFEST 2022 in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2022

The Sol Project, the national theater initiative dedicated to amplifying Latiné voices and building a body of work for the new American theater, announced full details for the fifth annual SolFest: A Latiné Theatre Festival, produced in partnership with (Pregones/PRTT). The four-day program runs August 7-10 with both online and in-person events.

GableStage at The Biltmore Announces 2022-23 Season Photo GableStage at The Biltmore Announces 2022-23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jun 13, 2022

GableStage, the Coral Gables based theatre company that has made its home in the Biltmore Hotel for over 24 years, announced its¬†2022-23 season. Five new productions, which illuminate the company‚Äôs mission of ‚Äúconfronting today‚Äôs issues and ideas‚ÄĚ will account for 130 performances from October - July. Find out the full schedule and how to get tickets.

Cygnet Theatre Announces Season 19 Lineup Photo Cygnet Theatre Announces Season 19 Lineup
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2022

Cygnet Theatre is pleased to announce its full line up for 2022/2023 Season. The season kicks off with the World Premiere of the risqué comedic drama The Little Fellow (Or - The Queen of Tarts Tells All) by one of the nations top produced playwrights (2017-2020) Kate Hamill (Pride & Prejudice); directed by Associate Artistic Director Rob Lutfy. 

Charise Castro Smith Videos

VIDEO: Watch Sebasti√°n Yatra Performs 'Dos Oruguitas' from ENCANTO at the Oscars Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Sebasti√°n Yatra Performs 'Dos Oruguitas' from ENCANTO at the Oscars

by Michael Major - Mar 28, 2022

Sebastián Yatra took to the stage at the Oscars to perform 'Dos Oruguitas,' Lin-Manuel Miranda's Academy Award-nominated song from Encanto. The Encanto soundtrack had previously been #1 on the Billboard albums chart for several weeks. The album includes the #1 single, 'We Don't Talk About Bruno.'

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of ENCANTO Perform 'We Don't Talk About Bruno' at the Oscars Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Cast of ENCANTO Perform 'We Don't Talk About Bruno' at the Oscars

by Michael Major - Mar 27, 2022

The cast of Encanto took to the stage at the Oscars to perform the film's viral hit single, 'We Don't Talk About Bruno.' Watch the performance with Adassa, Stephanie Beatriz, Mauro Castillo, and Carolina Gaitan, plus special appearances by Luis Fonsi, Becky G, and Megan Thee Stallion. 

VIDEO: Sebasti√°n Yatra Performs 'Dos Oruguitas' from ENCANTO in New Music Video Videoplay
VIDEO: Sebasti√°n Yatra Performs 'Dos Oruguitas' from ENCANTO in New Music Video

by Michael Major - Mar 2, 2022

Disney has released a new performance music video of Sebasti√°n Yatra singing 'Dos Oruguitas' from Encanto. The track, written by Lin-Manuel Miranda, was recently nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song. The Encanto soundtrack is currently #1 on the Billboard albums chart. The album includes the #1 single, 'We Don't Talk About Bruno.'

VIDEO: Sebasti√°n Yatra Sings 'Dos Oruguitas' in New ENCANTO Music Video Videoplay
VIDEO: Sebasti√°n Yatra Sings 'Dos Oruguitas' in New ENCANTO Music Video

by Michael Major - Feb 11, 2022

Disney has released a new music video for Encanto, featuring Sebastián Yatra singing 'Dos Oruguitas'. The track, written by Lin-Manuel Miranda, was recently nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song. The Encanto soundtrack is currently #1 on the Billboard albums chart. The album includes the #1 single, 'We Don't Talk About Bruno.'

VIDEO: Diane Guerrero & Stephanie Beatriz Perform 'What Else Can I Do?' From ENCANTO Videoplay
VIDEO: Diane Guerrero & Stephanie Beatriz Perform 'What Else Can I Do?' From ENCANTO

by Michael Major - Jan 14, 2022

Disney has released the music video for 'What Else Can I Do?' from Encanto. Diane Guerrero and Stephanie Beatriz voice the characters in the clip from the high-charting track from Lin-Manuel Miranda's new soundtrack. The film also features the voices of John Leguizamo, Jessica Darrow, Wilmer Valderrama, and more. Watch the new music video now!

VIDEO: Watch 'We Don't Talk About Bruno' From ENCANTO Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch 'We Don't Talk About Bruno' From ENCANTO

by Michael Major - Dec 29, 2021

Disney has released the 'We Don't Talk About Bruno' music video. The track is one of Lin-Manuel Miranda's showstopping new original songs from Disney's recent 60th animated feature. The video features the voices of Stephanie Beatriz, Maluma, Jessica Darrow, and more. Watch the new music video now!

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda & Stephanie Beatriz Talk ENCANTO Lyrics in New Featurette Videoplay
VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda & Stephanie Beatriz Talk ENCANTO Lyrics in New Featurette

by Michael Major - Dec 20, 2021

In a new featurette, Lin-Manuel Miranda‚ÄĒwho wrote eight original songs for the film‚ÄĒteams up with the voice of Mirabel, Stephanie Beatriz, to share insights about several of the film‚Äôs songs, including ‚ÄúDos Oruguitas‚ÄĚ. Watch the new featurette now!

VIDEO: Sebasti√°n Yatra Sings 'Dos Oruguitas' in New ENCANTO Clip Videoplay
VIDEO: Sebasti√°n Yatra Sings 'Dos Oruguitas' in New ENCANTO Clip

by Michael Major - Dec 6, 2021

Sebasti√°n Yatra sings 'Dos Oruguitas‚ÄĚ by Lin-Manuel Miranda in the sequence from Disney's new animated film. The track is the first song Miranda had ever written completely in Spanish. The voice cast of Encanto includes Stephanie Beatriz, Mar√≠a Cecilia Botero, Wilmer Valderrama, Adassa, Diane Guerrero, Mauro Castillo, Angie Cepeda, and more.

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks ENCANTO, Howard Ashman, and More on LATE NIGHT WITH S Videoplay
VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks ENCANTO, Howard Ashman, and More on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS

by Stephi Wild - Nov 26, 2021

Lin-Manuel Miranda stopped by Late Night With Seth Meyers earlier this week to discuss writing music for the Disney film Encanto, his children being beta testers and being inspired by Howard Ashman bringing musical theater into animation.

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks Writing Music for ENCANTO Videoplay
VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks Writing Music for ENCANTO

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 25, 2021

Fresh off of the release of tick, tick...BOOM!, Lin-Manuel Miranda's new film Encanto is out now! BroadwayWorld caught up with Miranda to discuss creating music for film instead of Broadway, his experiences writing Moana backstage at Hamilton, and more!