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A LITTLE NEW MUSIC Spotlight Series to Present Bryan Blaskie Photo A LITTLE NEW MUSIC Spotlight Series to Present Bryan Blaskie
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2021

THE SPOTLIGHT SERIES,¬†abi-monthly livestream concert series created by¬†A LITTLE¬†NEW¬†MUSIC¬†will ‚Äúspotlight‚ÄĚ the upbeat music of composer/lyricist and ALNM's founding music director, Bryan Blaskie, on June 29th.

THE LATEST DRAFT Podcast Second Season Premieres Feb. 12 Photo THE LATEST DRAFT Podcast Second Season Premieres Feb. 12
by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2021

Season Two of The Latest Draft Podcast premieres this Friday, February 12. After receiving dozens of submissions, the producers narrowed down the season to eight podcast musicals and 20 cabaret songs.

New Musicals from Ty Defoe, Laurie Hochman, Nolan Doran & More Featured in New York T Photo New Musicals from Ty Defoe, Laurie Hochman, Nolan Doran & More Featured in New York Theatre Barn's New Works Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 29, 2021

New York Theatre Barn will host a free live stream of its award-winning New Works Series on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021 at 7PM EST, featuring excerpts from the new musicals The Lesson and Nothing To See Here. The live 1-hour presentation will also feature a conversation with the writers and creative team. 

VIDEO: Stars Of Stage And Screen Perform 'Six Feet Closer To You' Photo VIDEO: Stars Of Stage And Screen Perform 'Six Feet Closer To You'
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 26, 2021

Stars of the stage and screen came together for a virtual performance of 'Six Feet Closer to You', a quarantine song written by Bryan Blaskie. The group includes performers from television, opera, and Broadway-including a Tony winner.

Ty Defoe, Lauren Gunderson, Daniel Merzlufft and More Set for New York Theatre Barn's Photo Ty Defoe, Lauren Gunderson, Daniel Merzlufft and More Set for New York Theatre Barn's February 2021 Virtual Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 26, 2021

New York Theatre Barn will continue to host bi-monthly free live streams of its New Works Series on select Wednesday evenings at 7PM ET. Available on New York Theatre Barn’s YouTube channel & Broadway on Demand, each installment of the live 1-hour series includes excerpts from two new musicals and a conversation with the writers and creative team.

Photo Flash: Inside The NYC Reading Of The New Musical 57 BUS Photo Photo Flash: Inside The NYC Reading Of The New Musical 57 BUS
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2020

The new musical 57 Bus by RYAN M. LUEVANO and JILL HOFFMANN had a successful developmental reading in New York City on Monday February 24th, 2020. The reading took place at The Growing Studios and had a full house of over 80 theatre lovers. The audience submitted anonymous surveys after the presentation and used the following words to describe the musical: ‚ÄúYouthful, deep, powerful, insightful, heartfelt, thought-provoking, effervescent, important, relevant, informative, poignant, inspiring, and relatable‚ÄĚ.

Cast Announced For New York Developmental Reading Of 57 BUS Photo Cast Announced For New York Developmental Reading Of 57 BUS
by Stephi Wild - Feb 16, 2020

Ryan M. Luevano To Attend The Artist-In-Residence Program At Ch√Ęteau D'Orquevaux In  Photo Ryan M. Luevano To Attend The Artist-In-Residence Program At Ch√Ęteau D'Orquevaux In France
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 3, 2020

RYAN M. LUEVANO and JILL HOFFMANN, writers of the new musical, 57 BUS, have been selected to attend the Artist-In-Residence Program hosted at the Ch√Ęteau d'Orquevaux in France July 17-31, 2020. The writers have also been awarded the Denis Diderot Grant for their residency abroad. The Los Angeles & Chicago-based writers will spend two weeks on the beautiful French countryside, continuing to build their new musical while gaining insight from the international pool of 15 artists-in-residence that will be joining them.

New York Developmental Reading Announced For New Musical 57 BUS Photo New York Developmental Reading Announced For New Musical 57 BUS
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 13, 2020

A developmental reading of the new musical 57 BUSby RYAN M. LUEVANO and JILL HOFFMANNwill be held in New York City on Monday February 24th. The reading will be directed by JUSTIN BRAUN, a NYC-based director who recently directed the Memphis premiere of Be More Chill. He holds an MFA in directing from the University of Memphis.

BWW Review: The Rescingos' DECK THE PAULS WITH BOUGHS OF ROBBIE at The Duplex Photo BWW Review: The Rescingos' DECK THE PAULS WITH BOUGHS OF ROBBIE at The Duplex
by Chris Struck - Dec 18, 2019

For anyone who happens to have ventured out to one of the Rescignos' holiday frolics over the last decade, you understand the incredible journey on which this epic twin duo takes their audience each year. Whether it's the puns and innuendos on Paul's latest costume, a massive stocking, or the 'serious-minded' Robbie cracking a grin after the audience erupts into teary-eyed laughter, this duo deserves a ton of applause for yet another well-orchestrated show.

IN THE WORKS Comes To The Duplex Cabaret Theatre, December 15 Photo IN THE WORKS Comes To The Duplex Cabaret Theatre, December 15
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 10, 2019

Honeck-Moss Productions is proud to present a?oeIn The Works.a??  This exciting series is an opportunity for composers to try out new work in front of an audience and see how it plays in a supportive environment.  It is also an opportunity to create community among the composers and their performers.  

Musical Comedy Act THE RESCIGNOS Return to The Duplex For 11th Annual Holiday Show Photo Musical Comedy Act THE RESCIGNOS Return to The Duplex For 11th Annual Holiday Show
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 25, 2019

Twin brothers Paul Rescigno ('The Other Two'; 'The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt'), and Robbie Rescigno ('The Resident'; 'The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt') will bring their award-winning comedy show back to The Duplex (61 Christopher St) in NYC, December 5-6. This year's brand new holiday installment titled, The Rescignos: Deck the Pauls with Boughs of Robbie, is written by the Rescigno brothers and Mike Hadge (NEWSical: The Musical), and features their distinct brand of comedy and original music.

IN THE WORKS to be Presented at the Duplex Photo IN THE WORKS to be Presented at the Duplex
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 14, 2019

In The Works is be presented monthly and feature three composers or composer teams, each presenting about 20 minutes of new material. This month features the works of composers: Seth Christenfeld, Sophie Danis Oberfield & Fernanda Douglas, and Kyle Segar & David Kornfeld. Special Guest: Amy Engelhardt. Hosted by: Thomas Honeck.

Photo Flash: ASSISTANTS THE MUSICAL At The Players Theatre Photo Photo Flash: ASSISTANTS THE MUSICAL At The Players Theatre
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 2, 2019

Bryan Blaskie and Manny Hagopian made their Off-Broadway debut with Assistants the Musical. The show opened on June 22, 2019 at the Players Theatre in Greenwich Village. The cast includes Chance Brayman, Benjamin Diamond, Jamie Dillon Grossman, and Belén Moyano.

APEX LEGENDS And TITANFALL Writer Makes Off-Broadway Debut With New Musical ASSISTANT Photo APEX LEGENDS And TITANFALL Writer Makes Off-Broadway Debut With New Musical ASSISTANTS
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 14, 2019

Video game writer Manny Hagopian, known for writing memorable characters like the mischievous Mirage in Apex Legends or the lovable machine BT-7274 in Titanfall 2, opens his first Off-Broadway musical on June 22. Instead of a battle royale or intergalactic warfare, the game is...Hollywood?

IN THE WORKS Comes to The Duplex Cabaret Theatre Photo IN THE WORKS Comes to The Duplex Cabaret Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 12, 2019

Honeck-Moss Productions will present "In The Works." This exciting new series was conceived as an opportunity for composers to try out new work in front of an audience and see how it plays in a supportive environment. It is also an opportunity to create community among the composers and their performers.

Award-Winning ALIEN VS. MUSICAL Makes NYC Premiere At NYWinterfest Photo Award-Winning ALIEN VS. MUSICAL Makes NYC Premiere At NYWinterfest
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 8, 2019

ALIEN VS. MUSICAL makes its NYC Premiere at NYWinterfest 2019 at the Hudson Guild Theater on January 14th, 18th, and 20th.

Quintessence of Dust Theatre Company Presents Sing Away The Stigma Photo Quintessence of Dust Theatre Company Presents Sing Away The Stigma
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2018

Sing Away the Stigma is a heartfelt, honest, life-affirming evening of brand-new songs by emerging musical theater composers and lyricists, inspired by true-life stories of those with mental health challenges. A dozen people from different backgrounds and walks of life, all living with a mental health condition, were interviewed and had their stories of struggle, strength, and hope turned into songs, which will be performed for the first time in this concert. Sing Away the Stigma is a testament to the power of musical theater, the strength of those living with mental illness, and the unique bond formed when the two meet.

SING AWAY THE STIGMA Concert To Benefit NAMI-NYC Metro Photo SING AWAY THE STIGMA Concert To Benefit NAMI-NYC Metro
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2018

Quintessence of Dust Theatre Company presents Sing Away the Stigma: A Benefit for NAMI-NYC Metro

SING AWAY THE STIGMA Concert To Benefit NAMI-NYC Metro Photo SING AWAY THE STIGMA Concert To Benefit NAMI-NYC Metro
by Julie Musbach - Nov 5, 2018

Quintessence of Dust Theatre Company presents Sing Away the Stigma: A Benefit for NAMI-NYC Metro

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