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Gotham Storytelling Festival Announces Performance Schedule at The Kraine Theater Photo Gotham Storytelling Festival Announces Performance Schedule at The Kraine Theater
by Stephi Wild - Oct 6, 2021

FRIGID New York will present the 10th Annual Gotham Storytelling Festival at The Kraine Theater (85 East 4th Street between 2nd Avenue and Bowery), November 2-14. Performances will also be available to livestream from home. Tickets are available on a sliding scale ($20 in-person; $15 online, suggested) and are available for advance purchase.

FRIGID New York to Present 10th Annual Gotham Storytelling Festival Photo FRIGID New York to Present 10th Annual Gotham Storytelling Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2021

FRIGID New York will present the 10th Annual Gotham Storytelling Festival featuring some of the best storytellers in New York City including Jamie Brickhouse, Michele Carlo, David Lawson, David Lawson, Uno Osata and more.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, March 2- with a RENT Reunion and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, March 2- with a RENT Reunion and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 2, 2021

Today (March 2) in live streaming: a Rent reunion, and more!

Mission To (dit)Mars To End Programming Photo Mission To (dit)Mars To End Programming
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 1, 2021

(dit)Mars theatre company has made the decision to wind down its operations as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Jody Gottfried Arnhold, Gus Solomons Jr and Abdel R. Salaam Conclude The American Dan Photo Jody Gottfried Arnhold, Gus Solomons Jr and Abdel R. Salaam Conclude The American Dance Guild Virtual Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 10, 2020

Reaching into its archival treasure trove of rarely seen recordings of past events, The American Dance Guild continues their virtual offering 10 Years Over 10 Weeks, a rich collection of video performances of honorees and guest artists over the last ten years of ADG Performance Festivals.

2020 AUDELCO Nominations Announced Photo 2020 AUDELCO Nominations Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2020

The 48th Annual Vivian Robinson AUDELCO Awards will occur virtually on Monday, November 30, 2020 at 7pm and will be hosted by Roger Guenveur Smith, the AUDELCO award winning actor, best known for his 'The Huey P. Newton Story' and as Smiley in Spike Lee's 'Do the Right Thing'!

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, November 19- with Luba Mason, Andrew Barth Feldman a Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, November 19- with Luba Mason, Andrew Barth Feldman and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 19, 2020

Today (November 19) in live streaming: Luba Mason visits Backstage Live, Andrew Barth Feldman guests on Ten Minute Tidbits, and so much more!

Nominations Announced For the 2020 AUDELCO 'VIV' Awards - BROADBEND, ARKANSAS, THE WR Photo Nominations Announced For the 2020 AUDELCO 'VIV' Awards - BROADBEND, ARKANSAS, THE WRONG MAN, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2020

AUDELCO has announced the nominees for its 2020 'VIV' Awards, honoring excellence in Black Theatre.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, November 12- with Lillias White, Aisha de Haas and M Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, November 12- with Lillias White, Aisha de Haas and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 12, 2020

Today (November 12) in live streaming: Lillias White visits Backstage Live, Aisha de Haas in concert, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, November 5- with Christopher Sieber, Next On Stage a Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, November 5- with Christopher Sieber, Next On Stage and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 5, 2020

Today (November 5) in live streaming: Christopher Sieber visits Backstage Live, we reveal the Next On Stage Top 3, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, October 27- with Kelli O'Hara, Cheyenne Jackson, and  Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, October 27- with Kelli O'Hara, Cheyenne Jackson, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 27, 2020

Today (October 26) in live streaming: Kelli O'Hara sings with the NY Pops, Cheyenne Jackson visits the Producer's Perspective, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, October 8- with NEXT ON STAGE Season 2, Beth Leavel, Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, October 8- with NEXT ON STAGE Season 2, Beth Leavel, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 8, 2020

Today (October 8) in live streaming: Next on Stage is Back for Season 2, Beth Leavel visits Backstage Live, and so much more!

Livestreamed Socially Conscious Storytelling Show Series To Feature Award-Winning Art Photo Livestreamed Socially Conscious Storytelling Show Series To Feature Award-Winning Artists And Speakers
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 2, 2020

Totally True Things: A Socially Conscious Storytelling Show,' is a new live-streaming series featuring award-winning performers sharing true stories that focus on mental health, medical challenges, and social issues on Thursdays, beginning September 17.

ABC News' 20/20 Presents THE MARCH Photo ABC News' 20/20 Presents THE MARCH
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 28, 2020

On the 57th¬†anniversary of the historic 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, ‚Äú20/20‚ÄĚ will present ‚ÄúThe March,‚ÄĚ a film narrated by actor Denzel Washington that tells the story about how this crucial moment in the civil rights movement began.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, August 27- with Jane Krakowski,   Shoshana Bean, and Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, August 27- with Jane Krakowski, Shoshana Bean, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 27, 2020

Today (August 27) in live streaming: The New Group presents The Jacksonian, Billy Stritch performs for Radio Free Birdland, and so much more!

Wolfgang Novogratz to Star in THE ATHEIST at Urban Stages Photo Wolfgang Novogratz to Star in THE ATHEIST at Urban Stages
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 13, 2020

Urban Stages (Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director) with Wolfgang Novogratz announce the limited engagement at Urban Stages (259 West 30th Street) of Ronan Noone' play THE ATHEIST playing Friday, February 28th, Saturday, February 29th, and March 1st. Tickets for the show are $20.00. All proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to The Actors Fund - the national organization that has provided a safety net for performing arts and entertainment professionals since 1882. Tickets may be purchased via Brown Paper Tickets at https://wolfgang4theactorsfund.bpt.me or via link on urbanstages.org

Party Of Two Presents New Show F*CK LOVE Photo Party Of Two Presents New Show F*CK LOVE
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 10, 2020

Party of Two brings some of NYC's best storytellers & comedians together to recount their wild experiences about dating in the modern world.

Hilarious One-Man Show THE 2020 BOOK REPORT to Play The Kraine Theatre Photo Hilarious One-Man Show THE 2020 BOOK REPORT to Play The Kraine Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 11, 2019

In David Lawson's The 2020 Book Report he is a fool standing alone onstage judging people who are seeking The White House. The only qualification he has? He's read their books. Lawson's one-man show The 2020 Book Report takes a hilarious deep dive into campaign books written by ten presidential contenders. 

Urban Stages Extends Its Acclaimed Production Of BARS AND MEASURES Photo Urban Stages Extends Its Acclaimed Production Of BARS AND MEASURES
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2019

Urban Stages (Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director), will extend their acclaimed production of Idris Goodwin's Bars and Measures, directed by Kristan Seemel. This limited engagement at Urban Stages (259 West 30th Street) has been extended to run through November 17. Tickets for the show are $40 and may be purchased via OvationTix at www.urbanstages.org or by phone at 1.866.811.4111.

Photo Flash: BARS AND MEASURES Opens At Urban Stages Photo Photo Flash: BARS AND MEASURES Opens At Urban Stages
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 24, 2019

Urban Stages will open its' season with the New York Premiere of Idris Goodwin's Bars and Measures, directed by Kristan Seemel. This limited engagement at Urban Stages (259 West 30th Street) begins preview performances on Friday, October 18, opening on Wednesday, October 23 and will run through Sunday, November 10, 2019. Tickets for the show are $40 ($25 during previews; $50 on opening and $15 student rush) and may be purchased via OvationTix at www.urbanstages.org or by phone at 1.866.811.4111.

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