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Roe Hartrampf & Samantha Pauly to Star in A GIRL I KNOW THE MUSICAL at Feinstein's/54 Photo Roe Hartrampf & Samantha Pauly to Star in A GIRL I KNOW THE MUSICAL at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 12, 2022

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, will present Roe Hartrampf and Samantha Pauly in A Girl I Know the musical on February 4, 2022, at 9:45PM. Written by John Riley (Composer/Lyrics) and Kate Queen (Lyrics/Book), and featuring Roe Hartrampf (Diana) Samantha Pauly (Six) and Lena Chung (The Greatest Showman).

Geoffrey Johnson, Tony Award Winning Casting Director, Has Passed Away Photo Geoffrey Johnson, Tony Award Winning Casting Director, Has Passed Away
by Robert Diamond - Nov 28, 2021

Geoffrey Johnson, renowned casting director, passed away Friday, November 26th in his sleep of respiratory failure at Henry J Carter Hospital, NY, NY at the age of 91.

Parity Productions to Premiere Filmed Production of MIRRORS by Azure D. Osborne Lee a Photo Parity Productions to Premiere Filmed Production of MIRRORS by Azure D. Osborne Lee at 2021 Awards Ceremony & Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2021

Parity Productions will premiere the filmed stage production of the world premiere play MIRRORS by Azure D. Osborne-Lee, 2018 Parity Commission Winner, at their 2021 Awards Ceremony and Celebration (AC&C) on Wednesday, November 10th.

Photos: First Look At SOUTH PACIFIC At Plaza's Broadway Long Island Photo Photos: First Look At SOUTH PACIFIC At Plaza's Broadway Long Island
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2021

Plaza’s Broadway Long Island, Nassau County’s Only Professional Equity Theatre in residence at the State-of-the Art Elmont Library Theatre, opened South Pacific on Thursday, October 7.

Rob Richardson and Haley Swindal to Lead Industry Presentation of Broadway Bound Musi Photo Rob Richardson and Haley Swindal to Lead Industry Presentation of Broadway Bound Musical SAVE THE PALACE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2021

Rob Richardson (Broadway: Jekyll & Hyde, Tale of Two Cities) and Haley Swindal (Broadway: Chicago, Jekyll & Hyde) will head the industry presentations of Roy O’Neil’s Save The Palace on Thursday, October 21 at 2 PM & 6:30 PM.

VIDEO: Watch Bonnie Milligan, Christy Altomare, Jason Gotay & More in Highlights from Photo VIDEO: Watch Bonnie Milligan, Christy Altomare, Jason Gotay & More in Highlights from New City Music Theatre's SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 7, 2021

New City Music Theatre, formerly Cleveland Musical Theatre, held the first production under its new name and reinvigorated mission on Thursday, August 26 when it presented Jason Robert Brown’s seminal work Songs for a New World. Reimagined through a contemporary storytelling lens and performed by an expanded, star-studded cast including Liz Calloway, Jason Gotay, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Mary Kate Morrissey, and Ximone Rose, among others, at Radial Park at Halletts Point in Queens.

Who Casts Broadway Shows? And More Casting Questions Answered! Photo Who Casts Broadway Shows? And More Casting Questions Answered!
by Team BWW - Sep 5, 2021

What is a casting director? Casting directors work closely with members of a production's creative team to help them find ideal candidates for each role. Typically, they will not make the final decision on who is hired, but they often play a vital role in holding auditions, finding talent, and providing an array of options for key members of a show's production team.

SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR is Back at New Paradigm Theatre Photo SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR is Back at New Paradigm Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 3, 2021

NPT's signature event, So Ya Wanna Be A Broadway Star (October 2, 2021 11-3pm) is a chance for singers and actors from age 8 to adult to audition and receive professional feedback from Broadway and film casting directors, agents and producers on the lawn!

Liz Callaway, Jason Gotay & More Complete Cast of SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD at Radial Par Photo Liz Callaway, Jason Gotay & More Complete Cast of SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD at Radial Park at Halletts Point
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2021

New City Music Theatre will welcome celebrated singer and Tony nominee Liz Callaway to the cast of their one-night only production of Songs for a New World. Callaway joins a host of Broadway and rising stars for the exclusive event at Radial Park at Halletts Point in Astoria, Queens on Thursday, August 26 at 7:30pm.

Telly Leung, Michael James Scott, Nancy Opel and More Join SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD in R Photo Telly Leung, Michael James Scott, Nancy Opel and More Join SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD in Radial Park
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2021

Last seen in the title role of¬†Aladdin,¬†Telly Leung¬†(he/him) lends his talents to ‚ÄúThe World Was Dancing‚ÄĚ for the evening. Another¬†Aladdin¬†alum,¬†Michael James Scott¬†(he/him) will take on the soaring, penultimate number ‚ÄúFlying Home‚ÄĚ before returning to the New Amsterdam this fall. Following her recent turn in the Broadway company of¬†Wicked, Tony nominee¬†Nancy Opel¬†(she/her) will show off her comedic chops in ‚ÄúJust One Step,‚ÄĚ while¬†Bre Jackson¬†(The Color Purple,¬†The Book of Mormon; she/her) gives voice to ‚ÄúThe Flagmaker, 1775.‚ÄĚ

Jenn Colella, Derek Klena, Ciara Renée, and More Will Lead SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD in  Photo Jenn Colella, Derek Klena, Ciara Renée, and More Will Lead SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD in Radial Park This Summer
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021

Songs for a New World¬†is set to receive a New York production that reimagines each song to speak directly to our current cultural climate. As its premiere production following a rebranding, renaming, and relocation,¬†New City Music Theatre‚ÄĒformerly Cleveland Musical Theatre‚ÄĒcelebrates its new home in New York City by paying tribute to the thriving communities who have seen and been through it all in the last year and a half.

Cleveland Musical Theatre Rebrands as New City Music Theatre In NYC Photo Cleveland Musical Theatre Rebrands as New City Music Theatre In NYC
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2021

Cleveland Musical Theatre rebrands as New City Music Theatre and will move to New York City. New City Music Theatre (NCMT) responds to the artistic needs of a contemporary world.

Phillipa Soo, Lucia Lucas and Monica McCarthy Open Season 2 Of THE VORACIOUS STUDENT  Photo Phillipa Soo, Lucia Lucas and Monica McCarthy Open Season 2 Of THE VORACIOUS STUDENT Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 4, 2021

The podcast begins its second season with Tony Award nominee Phillipa Soo (Hamilton, Over the Moon), actress/writer/coach Monica McCarthy (Time Stands Still) and baritone Lucia Lucas, the first transgender singer to sing a principal operatic role on a US stage.

Whoopi Goldberg, Renée Fleming and More Join WE ARE HERE: A CELEBRATION OF RESILIENC Photo Whoopi Goldberg, Renée Fleming and More Join WE ARE HERE: A CELEBRATION OF RESILIENCE, RESISTANCE, AND HOPE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2020

This Sunday, June 14, Museum of Jewish Heritage ‚Äď A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene, Sing for Hope, and Lang Lang International Music Foundation will come together to present ‚ÄúWe Are Here: A Celebration of Resilience, Resistance, and Hope.‚ÄĚ

Breaking: HADESTOWN, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD & More Earn Casting Society of America's A Photo Breaking: HADESTOWN, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD & More Earn Casting Society of America's Artios Awards
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 31, 2020

Casting Society of America honored excellence in casting across feature films, television and theatre at the 35th Annual Artios Awards held on Thursday, January 30 at ceremonies in New York, Los Angeles, and London. The New York ceremony was hosted by Michelle Buteau at Stage 48, Ron Funches hosted in Los Angeles at the Beverly Hilton, and Jason Isaacs hosted in London at the Four Seasons Hotel at Ten Trinity Square.

Cast And Creatives Announced for MIRRORS At Next Door At New York Theatre Workshop. Photo Cast And Creatives Announced for MIRRORS At Next Door At New York Theatre Workshop.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 24, 2020

Parity Productions, the New York based theatre company dedicated to producing new work and filling at least 50% of the creative positions (playwrights, directors, and designers) with women and/or trans and gender nonconforming (TGNC) artists, has announced the full cast and crew for their world premiere production of Mirrors by Azure D. Osborne-Lee, a 2018 Parity Commission Winner, co-produced by India Blake/IB Productions and Cecelia Johnson/Deep End Productions, and directed by Parity's founder and Artistic Director, Ludovica Villar-Hauser, premiering at Next Door @ NYTW this February 29 through March 22.

Photo Flash: National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Celebrates THE SORCERESS Opening Nig Photo Photo Flash: National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Celebrates THE SORCERESS Opening Night
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 11, 2019

On December 8th, The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene premiered The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin), a magical, musical Yiddish fantasy starring an innocent young heroine, her dashing fiancé, a devious stepmother, and a scheming witch that takes its audience into a world of illusion, intrigue, and suspense. Among the opening night guests were Jana Robbins and Haley Swindal. 

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Pushes Premiere Date of Musical HARMONY by Barry  Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Pushes Premiere Date of Musical HARMONY by Barry Manilow to 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2019

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Artistic Director Zalmen Mlotek and Executive Director Dominick Balletta), in association with Tony Award-winning Producer Ken Davenport, today announced that New York debut of the new musical Harmony by the legendary Barry Manilow and his longtime collaborator Bruce Sussman will be postponed until 2021 at the Museum of Jewish Heritage a?" A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, Edmond J. Safra Plaza, 36 Battery Place, NYC. The show was previously scheduled to start performances on February 11, 2020.

Photo Flash: First Look at the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's THE SORCERESS Photo Photo Flash: First Look at the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's THE SORCERESS
by Stephi Wild - Dec 4, 2019

This December, the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) is presenting The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin), a magical, musical Yiddish fantasy starring an innocent young heroine, her dashing fiancé, a devious stepmother, and a scheming witch that takes its audience into a world of illusion, intrigue, and suspense. The Sorceress is being performed through December 29 at the Museum of Jewish Heritage a?" A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, Edmond J. Safra Plaza, 36 Battery Place, NYC.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene To Host A Jewish Holiday Tradition On December 25 Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene To Host A Jewish Holiday Tradition On December 25th at THE SORCERESS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 20, 2019

Christmas Day for American Jews is observed by an annual ritual, one born alongside Yiddish Theatre in the immigrant communities of the Lower East Side: dining out on Chinese food.

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