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Arena Stage Announces Additional Playwrights To Join Power Plays Initiative Photo Arena Stage Announces Additional Playwrights To Join Power Plays Initiative
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2020

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces four additional commissioned playwrights as a part of Power Plays, an ambitious initiative commissioning and developing 25 new plays and musicals from a diverse mix of writers, composers and lyricists over the course of 10 years. Playwrights Lauren Yee, Zack Zadek, Emily Feldman and Karen Zacarías join previously commissioned playwrights with projects underway, including Eduardo Machado, whose Power Play Celia and Fidel, a perceptive and authentic look at Fidel Castro's most trusted confidant and political partner, Celia Sánchez, enjoys its world premiere in Arena's Arlene and Robert Kogod Cradle, February 28 through April 12, 2020.

11th Hour Theatre Company Presents CHESS THE MUSICAL Photo 11th Hour Theatre Company Presents CHESS THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2019

11th Hour Theatre Company presents CHESS THE MUSICAL. Music by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus of ABBA, lyrics by Tim Rice (Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita, Lion King, Aida), and book by Richard Nelson. The concert is directed by 11th Hour co-founder and producing Artistic Director, Michael Philip O'Brien, with music direction by Madison Auch. This riveting rock musical event will perform January 11th-19th at Christ Church Neighborhood House, and will feature seven professional actors alongside an ensemble of eight Temple University students. Tickets are $19-$37 and can be purchased online at www.11thhourtheatrecompany.org or by phone at 267-987-9865.

BWW Review: GEORGIA STITT AND FRIENDS impress at Birdland Jazz Club Photo BWW Review: GEORGIA STITT AND FRIENDS impress at Birdland Jazz Club
by Chris Struck - Nov 23, 2019

Georgia Stitt joined Broadway at Birdland, this past Monday night to showcase some of her favorite work and some of her favorite friends. Joined by Jessica Vosk, and two-time Tony nominee, Kate Baldwin, among others, Stitt led a wonderful show with a positive message.

Photo Flash: Jessica Vosk, Brandon Victor Dixon And More Take The Stage At Birdland W Photo Photo Flash: Jessica Vosk, Brandon Victor Dixon And More Take The Stage At Birdland With Composer Georgia Stitt
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019

The Broadway at Birdland concert series was proud to present songwriter Georgia Stitt in an evening of her original songs called “The Me of the Moment: A Show About Re-invention” on November 18.  Georgia's very special guests were Kate Baldwin, Matt Bogart, Jessica Vosk, AJ Sojola, Brandon Victor Dixon, and Molly Brown.  

SEARCH FOR NEW MUSICALS Winners Announced Photo SEARCH FOR NEW MUSICALS Winners Announced
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019

Andy Karl and Orfeh, Kate Baldwin and More Announced in Feinstein's at the Nikko Wint Photo Andy Karl and Orfeh, Kate Baldwin and More Announced in Feinstein's at the Nikko Winter Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019

Today, Feinstein's at the Nikko announced an exciting lineup of artists who will take the stage at San Francisco's premier intimate nightclub this winter. Additional artists will be announced at a later date. Tickets for all shows are on-sale now by visiting www.feinsteinssf.com or calling 866-663-1063. Ticket prices are subject to change without notice.

SHE WILL ROCK YOU: SONGS FROM THE COMPOSERS & LYRICISTS OF MAESTRA will Play at Feins Photo SHE WILL ROCK YOU: SONGS FROM THE COMPOSERS & LYRICISTS OF MAESTRA will Play at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019

Bright stars of Broadway perform a rockin' evening of musical theater by the women who make the music in this industry. Maestra is an organization founded by Georgia Stitt that exists to give support, visibility, and community to female composers, music directors, orchestrators, arrangers, copyists, music coordinators, and musicians who are an underrepresented minority in musical theater. It's time for them to be heard.

Birdland Jazz Club Releases Schedule for Week of November 18 Photo Birdland Jazz Club Releases Schedule for Week of November 18
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2019

Cyrille Aimee: A Sondheim Adventure, Brandon Goldberg Trio, Sheila Jordan Birthday Celebration and more announced for the week of November 18-November 24 at Birdland Jazz Club. 

Broadway Records Announces A NEVER-ENDING LINE (A FEMALE SONG CYCLE) Photo Broadway Records Announces A NEVER-ENDING LINE (A FEMALE SONG CYCLE)
by TV News Desk - Oct 31, 2019

Broadway Records today announced that A Never-Ending Line (A Female Song Cycle) will be released digitally and in stores on Friday, November 22, 2019. The album is currently available for pre-order at www.BroadwayRecords.com and Amazon.com.

7-Time Tony Award Nominee Michael John LaChiusa To Host UnsungMusicalsCo. Benefit Con Photo 7-Time Tony Award Nominee Michael John LaChiusa To Host UnsungMusicalsCo. Benefit Concert
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2019

UnsungMusicalsCo. (Ben West, Artistic Director) closes out its 2019 season with a benefit concert of The Passing Show of 2019, a new musical revue celebrating and satirizing the social and cultural happenings of the past year featuring sketches and songs written by college students and emerging writers. The one-night-only event will be presented on Monday, December 16, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at The Irene Diamond Stage at the Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street).

ATCA Critics Join Award Winners At NYC Conference Photo ATCA Critics Join Award Winners At NYC Conference
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2019

What will two Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning playwrights have to say to each other in a room full of critics about creating drama based on real-life characters and events?

Photo Coverage: The Drama League 2019 Gala Honors Sutton Foster Photo Photo Coverage: The Drama League 2019 Gala Honors Sutton Foster
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 29, 2019

The Drama League honored Sutton Foster at the organization's 36th Annual Benefit Gala this fall. The black-tie evening honoring Foster - a two-time Tony Award, Drama Desk, Outer Critics, Fred Astaire, and Gracie Award winner and star of TV Land's hit television series 'Younger' -- took place on Monday, October 28, 2019.

Kate Baldwin & Bob Stillman To Appear In Concert At The House Of The Redeemer Photo Kate Baldwin & Bob Stillman To Appear In Concert At The House Of The Redeemer
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019

Tony and Drama Desk nominees Kate Baldwin (Hello Dolly, Big Fish, Giant, Finnian's Rainbow) and Bob Stillman (Grey Gardens, Dirty Blonde, Saturn Returns, Hello Again) team up on November 20 for a special recital in the Fabbri Chamber Concerts series, in the magnificent library of the historic Fabbri Mansion (now the House of the Redeemer) on the Upper East Side (7 East 95th Street between Fifth and Madison Avenues).

Joshua Henry, Jason Robert Brown, and More Join The Drama League's Benefit Gala Honor Photo Joshua Henry, Jason Robert Brown, and More Join The Drama League's Benefit Gala Honoring Sutton Foster
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2019

The Drama League has revealed more of the artists who will be celebrating Sutton Foster at the organization's 36th Annual Benefit Gala next week. The black-tie evening honoring Foster a?" a two-time Tony Award, Drama Desk, Outer Critics, Fred Astaire, and Gracie Award winner and star of TV Land's hit television series a?oeYoungera?? -- will take place on Monday, October 28, 2019 beginning at 6:30 p.m. in New York City at The Plaza (768 Fifth Avenue). As previously announced, EY is the 2019 recipient of The Drama League's Arts Ally Award, to be accepted by Herb Engert at the Benefit Gala.

Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet of THE SOUND INSIDE Photo Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet of THE SOUND INSIDE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2019

The Sound Inside began performances, Saturday, September 14, and officially opened last night, October 17, on Broadway at Studio 54 (254 West 54th Street). We're taking you to the star-studded red carpet below!

Wake Up With BWW 10/16: THE LIGHTNING THIEF Opens, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 10/16: THE LIGHTNING THIEF Opens, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 16, 2019

Today's top stories: The Lightning Thief officially opens tonight, and more!

Will Swenson And Kate Baldwin Join Site-Specific FUN HOME Photo Will Swenson And Kate Baldwin Join Site-Specific FUN HOME
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2019

Tony award nominees Will Swenson as Bruce, Kate Baldwin as Helen will join Jenn Colella and Caitlin Kinnunen in a site-specific, one-night-only production of the Tony Award-winning musical. Fun Home.

Laura Benanti, Bonnie Milligan, Betsy Wolfe And More  Announced For Women Of Broadway Photo Laura Benanti, Bonnie Milligan, Betsy Wolfe And More Announced For Women Of Broadway's THE FULL SCORE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2019

A STRANGE LOOP, Sofia Viola & Dat Garcia And More Come To Joe's Pub This Month Photo A STRANGE LOOP, Sofia Viola & Dat Garcia And More Come To Joe's Pub This Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2019

Scott Adsit, Henry Koperski, A Strange Loop, Sofia Viola & Dat Garcia and More! will take the stage this month nightly at Joe's Pub, 10/9-20. See the full lineup below!

Photo Coverage: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of SLAVE PLAY Photo Photo Coverage: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of SLAVE PLAY
by Jennifer Broski - Oct 7, 2019

The best of Broadway gathered at the Golden Theatre last night, October 6, to celebrate the arrival of Slave Play, the acclaimed new play by Jeremy O. Harris, directed by Robert O'Hara, opens tonight, October 6, at Broadway's Golden Theatre (252 West 45th Street). Broadway World was there for the big night and we're taking you to the red carpet below!

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