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Signature Theatre Sets 2021/22 Season Featuring Pre-Broadway KPOP, THE BROADWAY MUSIC Photo Signature Theatre Sets 2021/22 Season Featuring Pre-Broadway KPOP, THE BROADWAY MUSICAL & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021

The 2021/2022 Signature Theatre season kicks off early November 2021 with a reimagined new production of Jonathan Larson’s musical RENT and continues with the DC premiere of Daphne’s Dive by Quiara Alegría Hudes; a new production of She Loves Me by Joe Masteroff, Jerry Bock, and Sheldon Harnick and more.

OUR MOB Aboriginal Art Exhibition Returns as Part of Winter 2021 at Adelaide Festival Photo OUR MOB Aboriginal Art Exhibition Returns as Part of Winter 2021 at Adelaide Festival Centre
by Stephi Wild - May 28, 2021

Since 2006, OUR MOB: Art by South Australian Aboriginal Artists has provided a platform for contemporary First Nations artists to share their stories, ideas and art with audiences. Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre, the annual exhibition showcases the diversity and depth of works created by First Nations artists across South Australia.

Adelaide Cabaret Festival Unveils its 2021 Program Photo Adelaide Cabaret Festival Unveils its 2021 Program
by Stephi Wild - Apr 11, 2021

South Australia's most loved winter event, Adelaide Cabaret Festival, is back this June and is turning the spotlight on Australia's best, brightest, and boldest performers, with the full line-up announced on sale today.

Aussie Rock Royalty Comes to Adelaide Guitar Festival to Celebrate The Rolling Stones Photo Aussie Rock Royalty Comes to Adelaide Guitar Festival to Celebrate The Rolling Stones
by Stephi Wild - Mar 28, 2021

Four of Australian music's best lead vocalists will pay tribute to rock legends The Rolling Stones and the 50th anniversary of the iconic album Sticky Fingers at Adelaide Guitar Festival 2021.

Kasey Chambers and Second SONGS OF DON Show Announced For Sydney Festival Photo Kasey Chambers and Second SONGS OF DON Show Announced For Sydney Festival
by Stephi Wild - Dec 15, 2020

Sydney Festival has today announced two festival performances that will form part of The Crescent Summer Series ‚Äď a COVID-Safe program of live music and entertainment for all ages at the World Heritage-listed Parramatta Park.

THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY Holds Top Spot in MTI's Trending Shows Photo THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY Holds Top Spot in MTI's Trending Shows
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 20, 2020

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) announced that for the third straight week, the musical The Theory of Relativity has taken the top spot on the company's list of Trending Shows.

MTI Will Make Theatre Now's 10-Minute Musicals Available for Licensing Photo MTI Will Make Theatre Now's 10-Minute Musicals Available for Licensing
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 10, 2020

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) announced an agreement with Theatre Now New York, an artist service organization dedicated to the development of new works, to represent and license 25 short musicals from its collection beginning in early 2021.

Red Line Productions Announces Expansion and Landmark New Works In Development Photo Red Line Productions Announces Expansion and Landmark New Works In Development
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 31, 2020

Red Line Productions, recently honoured with the Hayes Gordon Memorial Award for significant contribution to Australian Theatre, and featured in Timeout New York & The Chicago Tribune, today announce that Alexander Berlage (American Psycho, Cry Baby,) Catherine Van-Davies (Hungry Ghosts, No Pay, No Way) & Constantine Costi (Opera Australia's La Traviata on Sydney Harbour, Bittersweet Obsessions for the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra,) will join the company as part of the new artistic directorate of the Old Fitz Theatre.

Theatre Odyssey Will Produce Radio Theater Photo Theatre Odyssey Will Produce Radio Theater
by Stephi Wild - Jul 19, 2020

Theatre Odyssey is forging ahead with its fifteenth annual ten-minute play festival. It is preparing to allow its audience to comfortably hear the festival from the safest place. Home.

Matchbook 30th Anniversary Regional Tour Postponed Photo Matchbook 30th Anniversary Regional Tour Postponed
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 15, 2020

The rescheduled dates for Ian Moss' the 2020 Matchbook 30th Anniversary Tour have been announced. The tour will now begin on 24 February, 2021.

Paramount Network Sets Recurring Cast for Upcoming Drama Series COYOTE Photo Paramount Network Sets Recurring Cast for Upcoming Drama Series COYOTE
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 6, 2020

Paramount Network today announced that Mark Feuerstein, Kelli Williams, Daniel Mora, Emy Mena, George Pullar, Amy Forsyth, Ross Phillips, Romina D'Ugo, Bobby Daniel Rodriguez, Natalia Cordova-Buckley, Jose Pablo Cantillo and Drew Powell are joining the cast of new scripted drama series Coyote, led by Emmy(R) Award-winner Michael Chiklis. Production on the first season of Coyote is underway with the series scheduled to premiere on Paramount Network in Summer 2020.

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Ted Sperling Photo BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Ted Sperling
by Elliot Lanes - Dec 10, 2019

Today's subject Ted Sperling is very well represented this holiday season here in DC. He is the Musical Director/New Orchestrator for Fiddler on the Roof which plays through December 15th at the National Theatre. Beginning December 17th his work as Musical Supervisor can be heard on My Fair Lady at Kennedy Center. That show runs through Jan 19th.

Cold Chisel's 'Blood Moon' Out Now Photo Cold Chisel's 'Blood Moon' Out Now
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 5, 2019

Cold Chisel's new studio album, Blood Moon, is released today on a myriad of different formats - including Deluxe CD (with bonus DVD), standard CD, Blood Moon-coloured vinyl, an extremely limited Cassette (yes, cassette!) and all digital formats.

The Providence Performing Arts Center Announces Five New Schools Selected For Disney  Photo The Providence Performing Arts Center Announces Five New Schools Selected For Disney Musicals In Schools Program
by Rebecca Russo - Oct 31, 2019

The Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) is pleased to announce the five Providence public elementary schools that have been selected to participate in the 2019 - 2020 Disney Musicals in Schools program. The program is an initiative developed by Disney Theatrical Group to create sustainable theater programs in public elementary schools. The five schools include:  

Cold Chisel Announce Blood Moon Release Photo Cold Chisel Announce Blood Moon Release
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 30, 2019

Cold Chisel premiered their new single, Getting The Band Back Together, on all Triple M stations this morning, as the climax of the rock network's month-long ‚ÄúOztober‚ÄĚ celebrations. The single is now live across Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes and other digital service providers. The video for the single has also gone live everywhere.

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN YIDDISH To Celebrate Cast Recording At Barnes & Noble Photo FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN YIDDISH To Celebrate Cast Recording At Barnes & Noble
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 8, 2019

Director Joel Grey and stars from the critically-acclaimed, award-winning and groundbreaking production of a?oeFiddler on the Roof in Yiddisha?? will celebrate the success of their original cast recording at Barnes & Noble (150 East 86th Street) in New York City at 3:30pm on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. 

Center Theatre Group Applications Now Available For Disney Musicals In Schools Progra Photo Center Theatre Group Applications Now Available For Disney Musicals In Schools Program
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 27, 2019

In 2017, Center Theatre Group was awarded a grant from Disney to bring the Disney Musicals in Schools program to the Los Angeles area. The program is an initiative developed by Disney Theatrical Productions to create sustainable theatre programs in under-resourced elementary schools. Center Theatre Group will select four area public elementary schools to participate in this year's program. Previous recipients have included Breed Street Elementary (LAUSD), Cantara Street School (LAUSD), Harrison Elementary (LAUSD), Hope Street Elementary (LAUSD), Humphreys Avenue Elementary (LAUSD), La Ballona Elementary (Culver City Unified School District), Ritter Elementary (LAUSD), Saturn Street Elementary (LAUSD), Tulsa Street Elementary (LAUSD) and Wild Rose School of Creative Arts (Monrovia Unified School District). 

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN YIDDISH Digital Cast Recording Out Today! Photo FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN YIDDISH Digital Cast Recording Out Today!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 9, 2019

For the first time ever in its 55-year history, the musically complete cast recording of a?oeFiddler on the Roofa?? will be released, including 11 songs in English that were cut from the original Broadway production in 1964.

Ian Moss Announces Matchbook 30th Anniversary Regional Solo Tour 2020 Photo Ian Moss Announces Matchbook 30th Anniversary Regional Solo Tour 2020
by Tori Hartshorn - Jul 15, 2019

Hot on the heels of announcing his metro Matchbook 30th Anniversary Tour dates, Ian Moss has, due to demand, announced further dates and will be taking the iconic album on the road across Victoria, New South Wales and Tasmania from February 2020.

Matthew Kelly Completes CAROUSEL Concert Cast Photo Matthew Kelly Completes CAROUSEL Concert Cast
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2019

Final casting has been announced for the upcoming concert performance of Rodgers & Hammerstein's iconic musical CAROUSEL for one night only at Cadogan Hall on Sunday 19th May.

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