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Darlinghurst Theatre Company Appoints Viv Rosman as Executive Director Photo Darlinghurst Theatre Company Appoints Viv Rosman as Executive Director
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2022

Darlinghurst Theatre Company has announced that Viv Rosman has been appointed as its new Executive Director. Viv is a highly-regarded arts executive with over 20 years’ experience in the cultural sector, including leadership roles in producing companies, festivals and local government.

Choreographer Jon Rua Receives Award from STAGE DIRECTORS AND CHOREOGRAPHERS FOUNDATI Photo Choreographer Jon Rua Receives Award from STAGE DIRECTORS AND CHOREOGRAPHERS FOUNDATION
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 23, 2022

The Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation (SDCF), the not-for profit foundation of Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC), has announced that the Breakout Award will be awarded to Jon Rua. The SDCF Awards, which will feature the presentation of the Breakout Award along with the previously announced Gordon Davidson Award and Zelda  Fichandler Award, will be hosted by Anne Kauffman virtually on Monday January 24, 2022 at 8pm ET. 

BWW Review: INTO THE WOODS at Meat Market Photo BWW Review: INTO THE WOODS at Meat Market
by Josh Stent - Jan 23, 2022

Into the Woods was vocally sublime and featured a refreshingly diverse range of performers

Gotham Early Music Scene Presents Open Gates Project Concert C3: COUNTERTENORS, A CON Photo Gotham Early Music Scene Presents Open Gates Project Concert C3: COUNTERTENORS, A CONSORT, AND CONTINUO
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 21, 2022

Gotham Early Music Scene continues the inaugural season of its Open Gates Project with C3: Countertenors, a Consort, and Continuo, a program featuring a roster of countertenors of color alongside a consort of viols, on Friday, February 11, 2022 at 7:00pm at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (3 W 65th Street). The concert will also be livestreamed. 

AEA Urges Congress to Pass New Appropriations Bill with Increased NEA Funding Without Photo AEA Urges Congress to Pass New Appropriations Bill with Increased NEA Funding Without Delay
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2022

Actors’ Equity Association has released a statement from union President Kate Shindle on the need for Congress to pass an appropriations bill with funding for the National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for the Humanities and Corporation for Public Broadcasting. The current continuing resolution that funds the government expires Feb. 18. 

Thinktank Theatre Will Bring Free Relaxed Performances Of ALL THE GREAT BOOKS (abridg Photo Thinktank Theatre Will Bring Free Relaxed Performances Of ALL THE GREAT BOOKS (abridged) To The Shimberg Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2022

ThinkTank Theatre makes it their mission to create theatre for all audiences and is one of the only professional companies in the Tampa Bay area to offer relaxed performances as part of their main stage series.

Christina Aguilera Releases New EP 'La Fuerza' Photo Christina Aguilera Releases New EP 'La Fuerza'
by Michael Major - Jan 21, 2022

In LA FUERZA's third single, 'SANTO,' Aguilera is joined by Ozuna, delivering an incredible performance while Latin rhythms create the perfect flow. The track was written by Christina Aguilera, Ozuna, Dallas K, Gale, Josh Barrios, produced by Rafa Arcaute, Federico Vindver, Dallas K and co-produced by Afo Verde. Watch the new music video now!

Warner Theatre Art Submission Applications Accepted Until March 1 Photo Warner Theatre Art Submission Applications Accepted Until March 1
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2022

The scope of the project includes mural design and execution as well as window cling designs. The spaces vary in size based on the project. Work should be representative of the arts community and diversity in Torrington as well as the region. 

Germany's Landmark Concert Hall Celebrates Transformative Impact On Fifth Anniversary Photo Germany's Landmark Concert Hall Celebrates Transformative Impact On Fifth Anniversary
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2022

Tomorrow (Tuesday 11 January 2022) marks the 5th anniversary of the Elbphilharmonie, Hamburg's world-renowned concert hall designed by the Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron. The occasion will be celebrated with a gala concert as part of a nine-day anniversary festival.

TimeLine Theatre Company Launches Search For New Executive Director Photo TimeLine Theatre Company Launches Search For New Executive Director
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2022

TimeLine Theatre Company has officially launched its national search for a new Executive Director, tapping Chicago-based Arts Consulting Group (ACG) to lead its recruitment effort.

ODC/Dance Presents DANCE DOWNTOWN, March 31 - April 10 Photo ODC/Dance Presents DANCE DOWNTOWN, March 31 - April 10
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 20, 2022

ODC has announced that DANCE DOWNTOWN, March 31 - April 10 at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, will kick off its 50+ anniversary celebrations.

Newark Arts Names Felicia A. Swoope As Executive Director Photo Newark Arts Names Felicia A. Swoope As Executive Director
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 20, 2022

The Board of Directors of Newark Arts has named Felicia A. Swoope as its new Executive Director. Ms. Swoope, a former dancer and producer, has held leadership positions in major New York City arts organizations and brings a range of administrative, artistic, and programming expertise to the post. She was selected after a national search facilitated by Arts Consulting Group.

Prima Ballerina Chan Hon Goh to Host Masterclass Photo Prima Ballerina Chan Hon Goh to Host Masterclass
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2022

Renowned for her prolific career as a Principal Dancer with The National Ballet of Canada, and her work as Director of Goh Ballet Academy, Chan Hon Goh is providing this opportunity for mentorship to dance students looking to bridge the gap from student to professional.

Coronado Playhouse Announces 2023 Season 77 Call for Submissions Photo Coronado Playhouse Announces 2023 Season 77 Call for Submissions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2022

Coronado Playhouse has announced its 2023 Season 77 call for submissions. As they look ahead in their season planning, Coronado Playhouse will embark on a new initiative to continue its role in the theatre community as an organization that aspires to bring theatre to as many people as possible.

BWW Interview: Danny Pudi Running With Support Photo BWW Interview: Danny Pudi Running With Support
by Gil Kaan - Jan 20, 2022

A familiar face on the screen, both big and small, writer/performer Danny Pudi will present his autobiographical film Running on Stellar’s streaming platform beginning January 22, 2022. Three South Asian-led arts organizations, Hypokrit Productions, East West Players, and EnActe Arts have collaborated on this exclusive presentation directed by HP Artistic Director Arpita Mukherjee. Had the chance to pepper Danny with a few spicy queries on what led up to his writing of Running.

Cody Renard Richard, Mj Rodriguez, Camille A. Brown & More Named to Kennedy Center Ne Photo Cody Renard Richard, Mj Rodriguez, Camille A. Brown & More Named to Kennedy Center Next 50
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2022

An elementary‚Äďaged rapper, an award‚Äďwinning composer, and a dancer defying the stigmas of cerebral palsy, come together in the¬†Kennedy Center Next 50, a new cultural leadership initiative.

Banff Centre Welcomes Naomi Schmold To Foundation Board Photo Banff Centre Welcomes Naomi Schmold To Foundation Board
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2022

Naomi is Chief Privacy Officer and Associate General Counsel at Enbridge, a leading North American energy delivery company. She oversees Enbridge's Privacy Office and provides strategic advice on matters related to data governance and business ethics. Naomi earned her undergraduate degree in Music and post-graduate degree in Law at the University of Alberta.

Expo 2020 Dubai Launches WHY? THE MUSICAL, Created by Shekhar Kapur Photo Expo 2020 Dubai Launches WHY? THE MUSICAL, Created by Shekhar Kapur
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2022

 Expo 2020 Dubai is launching a landmark musical spectacle, directed by world-renowned filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, with music by Academy and Grammy award-winning musical composer A.R. Rahman, that will premiere at Al Wasl Plaza in January 2022.

North Miami Spotlights Reggae Posters and World Music at First Annual Caribe Arts Fes Photo North Miami Spotlights Reggae Posters and World Music at First Annual Caribe Arts Fest
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2022

This one-of-a-kind celebration will honor the arts of the Caribbean and Latin America and will showcase a broad range of artistic creations across various mediums by both local and international artists like Boukman Eksperyans, Gio Betta, Willie Stewart, and more.

Jane Austen Classic Comes To Musical Life In SENSE AND SENSIBILITY At TheatreWorks Photo Jane Austen Classic Comes To Musical Life In SENSE AND SENSIBILITY At TheatreWorks
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2022

Jane Austen's engaging story of two resilient sisters comes to musical life on stage when TheatreWorks Silicon Valley presents the Regional Premiere of Sense and Sensibility. This sensational work features book, music, and lyrics by Paul Gordon, whose Pride and Prejudice broke box office records when it premiered at TheatreWorks in 2019, and was then streamed by more than 160,000 viewers worldwide at its virtual debut.

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