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The Arkansas Repertory Theatre to Conclude 2021 'Rep Outdoors' Series with THE FANTAS Photo The Arkansas Repertory Theatre to Conclude 2021 'Rep Outdoors' Series with THE FANTASTICKS in Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2021

The Arkansas Repertory Theatre will conclude its 2021 “Rep Outdoors” Series with The Fantasticks in Concert. The event, which is a one-night-only concert staging of the classic musical, will be performed live in Murray Park on Sunday, October 3, 2021.

Richard Maltby, Jr. & David Shire and Elisa Loti Stein to be Honored at the 29th Osca Photo Richard Maltby, Jr. & David Shire and Elisa Loti Stein to be Honored at the 29th Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2021

The York Theatre Company will honor musical theater legends Richard Maltby, Jr. & David Shire (Baby, Big, Starting Here, Starting Now, Closer Than Ever) with the 2021 Oscar Hammerstein Award for Lifetime Achievement in Musical Theater and Elisa Loti Stein with The York Theatre Company Founders’ Award at the 29th Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala.

Arkansas Repertory Theatre Announces 2021/22 Season Photo Arkansas Repertory Theatre Announces 2021/22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 20, 2021

Following this summer and fall’s “Rep Outdoors” Series, the Arkansas Repertory Theatre has announced a return to producing live theatrical, indoor performances in 2021/22.

Vagabond Players Announces 106th Season Photo Vagabond Players Announces 106th Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2021

Vagabond Players has announced the lineup for its upcoming season. Learn more about the full lineup here!

BWW Review: THE FANTASTICKS at Theatre Three Photo BWW Review: THE FANTASTICKS at Theatre Three
by Melissa Giordano - Jul 23, 2021

It may seem a production of the classic musical The Fantasticks can be found anywhere. However, when you have a cast as wonderful as those in Theatre Three’s incarnation, masterfully directed by Artistic Director Jeffrey Sanzel, you must check it out again. Running through August 15th at the beautiful Port Jefferson venue, this is the world’s longest running musical.

Flint Repertory Theatre Announces 2021â€"2022 Season Photo Flint Repertory Theatre Announces 2021â€"2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2021

The Flint Repertory Theatre’s Producing Artistic Director Michael Lluberes unveiled an exciting line-up of shows for Rep’s 2021—2022 Season. The Rep season kicks off in the fall with Samuel Beckett’s surreal and darkly comic masterpiece HAPPY DAYS, starring Janet Haley.

York Theatre Company's 'Uniquely York! Auction 2021: What I Bid for Love' Now Accepti Photo York Theatre Company's 'Uniquely York! Auction 2021: What I Bid for Love' Now Accepting Bids
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021

The York Theatre Company has launched The York’s Uniquely York! Auction 2021: What I Bid for Love. The online auction is now open and accepting bids through August 31, 2021.

BWW Review: MIRETTE at Music Theatre Wichita Photo BWW Review: MIRETTE at Music Theatre Wichita
by Paula Makar - Jun 18, 2021

Mirette is based on the Caldecott Award-winning book Mirette on the High Wire by Emily Arnold McCully. The musical runs June 16-20 at the Century II Convention Hall, with excellent socially distanced seating. If you have children, RUN, don’t walk, to purchase tickets for this delightfully charming treasure. It’s the kind of show that will turn children into lifelong theatre goers. The story is simple, the characters are timeless archetypes, the message is positive, and the artistic value is high despite the impositions of strict COVID19 restrictions.

York Theatre Company Announces Fall 2021 Season Featuring  BLUE ROSES and CHEEK TO CH Photo York Theatre Company Announces Fall 2021 Season Featuring BLUE ROSES and CHEEK TO CHEEK Premieres & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2021

The York Theatre Company has announced the continuation of its 50th Anniversary Season at its new temporary home at The Theatre at St. Jean’s. Following a devastating flood due to a water main break in January 2021 at its home at Saint Peter’s Church, the company will temporarily relocate to The Theatre at St. Jean’s.

Arkansas Repertory Theatre Announces 2021 Outdoor Series Photo Arkansas Repertory Theatre Announces 2021 Outdoor Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2021

 The Arkansas Repertory Theatre has announced a return to producing live theatrical performances with its 2021 “The Rep Outdoors” Series. In partnership with the City of Little Rock, the Arkansas Rep will present two full productions.

Orlando Shakes Returns For Season 33 Photo Orlando Shakes Returns For Season 33
by A.A. Cristi - May 7, 2021

For the first time since closing its doors due to the pandemic in March 2020, Orlando Shakes in partnership with UCF will return to its artistic home inside the Lowndes Shakespeare Center.

MIRETTE Will Receive Wichita Premiere at Music Theatre Wichita This Summer Photo MIRETTE Will Receive Wichita Premiere at Music Theatre Wichita This Summer
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2021

Mirette will receive its Wichita premiere this summer at Music Theatre Wichita. Performances will run June 16-20 at Century II PAC, Convention Hall.

I DO! I DO! Livestreamed Musical To Benefit Five Local Theatres Photo I DO! I DO! Livestreamed Musical To Benefit Five Local Theatres
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2021

Inland Valley Repertory Theatre has announced its livestreaming benefit performance of the musical play 'I Do! I Do!' A montage of 50 years of marriage, the play is told in song, story and dance by actors from IVRT, Ophelia's Jump Productions, Center Stage Fontana, 3D Theatricals, and the Chance Theater.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of March 1 - ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Orange Vinyl, Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of March 1 - ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Orange Vinyl, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 3, 2021

This week's list includes a new limited edition orange vinyl of the 2017 revival cast recording of Once on This Island, as well as a purple vinyl edition of the 1964 cast recording of My Fair Lady. Plus, the latest volume of The Untold Stories of Broadway by Jennifer Ashley Tepper is now available!

Gallery Players At The Jewish Community Center Of Greater Columbus To Produce I DO!,  Photo Gallery Players At The Jewish Community Center Of Greater Columbus To Produce I DO!, I DO!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 4, 2021

Gallery Players and the Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus (Columbus JCC) has announced the production and virtual screenings of I do, I do; Book and lyrics by Tom Jones, Music by Harvey Schmidt.

'My Song For You â€" Marta Eggerth and Jan Kiepura' Exhibit Opens Photo 'My Song For You â€" Marta Eggerth and Jan Kiepura' Exhibit Opens
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 18, 2020

My Song For You – Marta Eggerth and Jan Kiepura was inaugurated on October 20th with a simulcast online ceremony hosted by the Austrian Cultural Forum in New York led by Director Michael Haider, and the University of Music and Performance in Vienna, or MDW.

Brandon Victor Dixon, Beth Malone and More Join 92Y's Lyrics & Lyricists Preludes: T Photo Brandon Victor Dixon, Beth Malone and More Join 92Y's Lyrics & Lyricists Preludes: THE THEME FROM…: SONGS WRITTEN FOR FILM 
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 8, 2020

92Y has announced Lyrics & Lyricists Preludes: THE THEME FROM…: SONGS WRITTEN FOR FILM, hosted by Tony- nominated actor Beth Malone, and featuring appearances from Nikki Renée Daniels, Brandon Victor Dixon, Kara Lindsay, Julia Murney, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, December 4 with Michael James Scott, Isaac Mizrahi and Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, December 4 with Michael James Scott, Isaac Mizrahi and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 4, 2020

Today (December 4) in live streaming: Michael James Scott visits Backstage Live, Isaac Mizrahi in concert, and so much more!

LIVE FROM THE SKYLIGHT RUN Presents Third Live Event With Carole Demas and Sarah Rice Photo LIVE FROM THE SKYLIGHT RUN Presents Third Live Event With Carole Demas and Sarah Rice
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2020

Legendary Broadway stars Carole Demas and Sarah Rice will be taking center stage on Friday, December 4, at 7:30 PM to perform a variety of their favorite songs, when the series 'Live From Skylight Run' streams its third concert from Westchester, New York to its growing global audience.

Nikki Renée Daniels, Julia Murney, Jeff Kready & More Featured in JULE STYNE AND HIS Photo Nikki Renée Daniels, Julia Murney, Jeff Kready & More Featured in JULE STYNE AND HIS MANY LYRICISTS: DISTANT MELODY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2020

It is said that Jule Styne published over 1,500 songs in his lifetime, a staggering number that spans decades and includes some of the biggest hits in the history of popular song. His lyricists were such names as Frank Loesser ('I Don't Want To Walk Without You'), Sammy Cahn ('It's Magic'), Betty Comden & Adolph Green ('Just in Time'), and more.

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