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Justin Sayre Presents His New Camp Offering PITTSFIELD, MASS Photo Justin Sayre Presents His New Camp Offering PITTSFIELD, MASS
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 9, 2020

Justin Sayre Presents his New Camp Offering, PITTSFIELD, MASS, Friday, September 18th 8pm EST, 5pm PST.

Raquel Cion to Perform at Pangea in March Photo Raquel Cion to Perform at Pangea in March
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 27, 2020

Brooklyn-based performer, Raquel Cion, is poised for her March 2020 performances of her alt-cabaret, Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship with David Bowie at Pangea, located at 178 Second Avenue New York, NY 10003. The 90-minute cabaret explores the lifelong 'soul love' that Cion has for David Bowie's artistry and David Jones's humanity.

National Lampoon Announces Cast For World Premiere Of LEMMINGS: 21ST CENTURY Photo National Lampoon Announces Cast For World Premiere Of LEMMINGS: 21ST CENTURY
by Stephi Wild - Feb 13, 2020

Five decades ago, National Lampoon's Lemmings satirized the Woodstock Festival with a?oeWoodshuck: Three Days of Peace, Love and Death.a?? The live production, which was turned into a record album, starred a group of emerging comedians including John Belushi, Christopher Guest and Chevy Chase. Today, the iconic brand reveals the diverse ensemble of notable rising stars who will take center-stage in Lemmings: 21st Century, the reinvention of the iconic off-Broadway hit from composer Henry Koperski, writer Andrew Farmer and Director Annie Tippe, for an exclusive two-show engagement at New York City's Joe's Pub on March 14 and March 15.

James Jackson, Jr., Danielle Buoinaiuto, Victoria Huston-Elem Join Karl Saint Lucy Fo Photo James Jackson, Jr., Danielle Buoinaiuto, Victoria Huston-Elem Join Karl Saint Lucy For ORION'S BELT
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2020

On March 20 and 21, vocalists James Jackson, Jr. (A Strange Loop at Playwrights Horizons), Danielle Buonaiuto, and Victoria Huston-Elem will join composer and vocalist Karl Saint Lucy in Orion's Belt: Selections from Different Stars at Pangea. The concert is a 60-minute cut of Saint Lucy's queer song cycle, Different Stars, and marks the first time the songs have been performed together as a set.

National Lampoon Will Debut LEMMINGS: 21ST CENTURY at Joe's Pub Photo National Lampoon Will Debut LEMMINGS: 21ST CENTURY at Joe's Pub
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 28, 2020

For the past five decades, National Lampoon has pushed boundaries in the comedy universe. In honor of its 50th anniversary, National Lampoon, in keeping with its half-century-old legacy, today announces the creation of a reboot to its legendary off-Broadway musical sketch hit Lemmings, which helped launched the careers of John Belushi, Christopher Guest, Harold Ramis, Anne Beatts, and more. Lemmings: 21st Century is written by Larson Grant Winner, Andrew Farmer, with a score written by downtown music-comedy guru Henry Koperski, and directed by red-hot theater artist Annie Tippe.

Raquel Cion's Encore Dates Kick Off This Weekend Photo Raquel Cion's Encore Dates Kick Off This Weekend
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 13, 2020

Brooklyn-based performer, Raquel Cion, is coming back for a January-March 2020 residency of her cabaret, Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship with David Bowie at Pangea, located at 178 Second Avenue New York, NY 10003. The 90-minute cabaret explores the lifelong a?oesoul lovea?? that Cion has for David Bowie's artistry and David Jones's humanity.

Raquel Cion Returns to Pangea with ME & MR. JONES: MY INTIMATE RELATIONSHIP WITH DAVI Photo Raquel Cion Returns to Pangea with ME & MR. JONES: MY INTIMATE RELATIONSHIP WITH DAVID BOWIE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 27, 2019

Brooklyn-based performer, Raquel Cion, is coming back for a January-March 2020 residency of her cabaret, Me & Mr. Jones: My Intimate Relationship with David Bowie at Pangea, located at 178 Second Avenue New York, NY 10003. The 90-minute cabaret explores the lifelong 'soul love' that Cion has for David Bowie's artistry and David Jones's humanity.

Celebration Theatre Will Present Justin Sayre's RAVENSWOOD MANOR Photo Celebration Theatre Will Present Justin Sayre's RAVENSWOOD MANOR
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 9, 2019

Celebration Theatre, the nation's longest running LGBTQ theatre, will produce Justin Sayre's Ravenswood Manor, A Camp-Horror-Soap-Opera in October 2019, for a six-week run. Directed by Tom DeTrinis and Jessica Hanna, Ravenswood Manor is an episodic theatrical event with a new episode of the ever-unfolding adventure premiering each of the six-week run.

BWW Review: ONCE Showcases First-Rate Artistry at The Phoenix Theatre Company Photo BWW Review: ONCE Showcases First-Rate Artistry at The Phoenix Theatre Company
by Seth Tucker - May 28, 2019

To experience 'Once,' is to understand the heart of an artist. To experience 'Once' at The Phoenix Theatre Company (TPTC) is to see a glimpse of local artistry at the highest level. This could very well be the most impressive musical I have ever seen in Arizona.

BROADWAY BETS Hits Record-Breaking $315,200 For BC/EFA Photo BROADWAY BETS Hits Record-Breaking $315,200 For BC/EFA
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 14, 2019

Broadway's biggest names, legendary theatre insiders and devoted fans donned their best poker faces on May 13, 2019, to help those in need at this year's spirited and record-breaking edition of Broadway Bets. The lively evening of Texas Hold 'em raised an astounding $315,200 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

Nadia Quinn, Josh Sharp, Phillip Taratula Join RAVENSWOOD MANOR Photo Nadia Quinn, Josh Sharp, Phillip Taratula Join RAVENSWOOD MANOR
by Julie Musbach - Apr 16, 2019

Nathan Lee Graham (Zoolander, "LA to Vegas") Nadia Quinn (Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson), Josh Sharp (Comedy Central's "The Opposition"), and Phillip Taratula ("The Outs") have joined the cast of Justin Sayre's camp-horror-soap-opera Ravenswood Manor at JOE'S PUB on Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28 at 9:30 PM. After premiering at the venue last fall, Ravenswood Manor will be continued with episodes 7 thru 9 on Saturday, and episodes 10 through 12 on Sunday.

Justin Sayre's RAVENSWOOD MANOR Returns To Joe's Pub, 4/27-28 Photo Justin Sayre's RAVENSWOOD MANOR Returns To Joe's Pub, 4/27-28
by Julie Musbach - Feb 26, 2019

JOE'S PUB will present the return of Justin Sayre's camp-horror-soap-opera Ravenswood Manor on Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28 at 9:30 PM. Ravenswood Manor will be presented episodically with episodes 7 thru 9 on Saturday, and episodes 10 through 12 on Sunday.

Freeform's GROWN-ISH and Scholly Announce $125,000 Student Loan Payoff Photo Freeform's GROWN-ISH and Scholly Announce $125,000 Student Loan Payoff
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 2, 2019

To celebrate the second season of ‚Äúgrown-ish,‚ÄĚ premiering TONIGHT, JAN. 2 (8:00 p.m. EST), Freeform has teamed with the scholarship app Scholly to announce a student loan payoff of up to $125,000 for current students and graduates with an outstanding loan balance. Acknowledging that student loans have crippled a generation of young Americans and are keeping them from achieving their dreams, the program aims to help student loan borrowers pay off debts that may be holding them back from living their best lives. Thus far, Scholly has helped students win over $100 million dollars in scholarships and aided many in reducing their debt.

BWW Review: ELLA ENCHANTED at Childsplay Theatre Photo BWW Review: ELLA ENCHANTED at Childsplay Theatre
by Nathaniel Jones - Dec 17, 2018

Childsplay's Ella Enchanted is enchanting theatergoers young and young at heart.

Justin Sayre Presents RAVENSWOOD MANOR at Joe's Pub Photo Justin Sayre Presents RAVENSWOOD MANOR at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2018

Celebrated cabaret performer and writer Justin Sayre brings his 'Camp-Horror-Soap Opera,' Ravenswood Manor: The BOX Set to Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street) on November 17 & 18 at 9:30pm.

Justin Sayre's RAVENSWOOD MANOR Camp-Horror-Soap Opera to Thrill at Joe's Pub Photo Justin Sayre's RAVENSWOOD MANOR Camp-Horror-Soap Opera to Thrill at Joe's Pub
by Julie Musbach - Nov 13, 2018

Celebrated performer and writer Justin Sayre will bring his "Camp-Horror-Soap Opera," Ravenswood Manor: The Box Set to Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street) on Saturday, November 17 and Sunday, November 18 at 9:30 PM.

Childsplay's Presents ELLA ENCHANTED A Musical Fairytale For Holidays Photo Childsplay's Presents ELLA ENCHANTED A Musical Fairytale For Holidays
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 6, 2018

Childsplay brings the charming musical, ELLA ENCHANTED to downtown Phoenix for the holidays. Based on the Newbery-honor book and popularized by the major motion picture starring Anne Hathaway, ELLA ENCHANTED is a retelling of the Cinderella fairytale but with an empowering message for girls.

Kweendom Celebrates Three Years With An Homage To NYC's Queer Comedy Community Photo Kweendom Celebrates Three Years With An Homage To NYC's Queer Comedy Community
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2018

One of New York City's most beloved comedy shows, Kweendom, is gearing up to celebrate its three-year anniversary with a birthday blowout that pays homage to New York City's queer comedy community.

Justin Sayre Presents RAVENSWOOD MANOR at Joe's Pub Photo Justin Sayre Presents RAVENSWOOD MANOR at Joe's Pub
by Julie Musbach - Oct 17, 2018

Celebrated cabaret performer and writer Justin Sayre brings his 'Camp-Horror-Soap Opera,' Ravenswood Manor: The BOX Set to Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street) on November 17 & 18 at 9:30pm.

Town Stages Presents 'That Must Be Fun,' An Evening Of Comedy To Raise Awareness For  Photo Town Stages Presents 'That Must Be Fun,' An Evening Of Comedy To Raise Awareness For Mental Health
by Stephi Wild - Oct 10, 2018

Town Stages presents That Must Be Fun, an evening of comedy to raise awareness for mental health, hosted by Audrey Stanfield on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 9:30pm at Town Stages, 221 West Broadway, NYC. The show features David Bluvband, Lindsay Calleran, Becky Chicoine, Catherine Cohen, Molly Gaebe, Michael Hartney, Aaron Jackson, Mike Kelton, Alison Leiby, X Mayo, Sam Reece, Connor Sampson, Brandon Scott Jones, Alex Song, Gianmarco Soresi, and more! Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/that-must-be-fun-tickets-50863152057. Proceeds will be donated to Vibrant Emotional Health, NYC.

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