Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Janis Joplin News

 
Mercury Theater Chicago Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Mercury Theater Chicago Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 9, 2021

The 2021-2022 Mercury Theater Chicago season has been announced. Mercury Theater Chicago welcomes audiences back in November to its beautiful home in the Southport Corridor with the feel-good blockbuster hit SISTER ACT directed by Reneisha Jenkins, featuring Chicago favorites Alexis J. Roston and Hollis Resnik. 

Photos: Get a Sneak Peak at TEATRO ZINZANNI Photo Photos: Get a Sneak Peak at TEATRO ZINZANNI
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2021

Teatro ZinZanni and Randolph Entertainment are ready to bring live comedy, music, and cirque roaring back to the Chicago Loop with fresh, astounding acts and a unique, immersive dining and live entertainment experience.

Le Petit Theatre Announces 2021-22 Season Photo Le Petit Theatre Announces 2021-22 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2021

Subscription renewals begin on June 21st and new subscription sales start in July. Single tickets will be available in late summer. 

BWW Review: BEEHIVE at Candlelight Music Theatre Photo BWW Review: BEEHIVE at Candlelight Music Theatre
by Greer Firestone - Jun 18, 2021

A juke box collection of hits from the 60‚Äôs where pleasant memories were evocative from that less provocative era. The production was curated such that only ‚Äėgirl groups‚Äô or female solo artists were featured. An ensemble of singers and dancers carefully cast by Director/Choreographer Jody Anderson.

Cynthia Erivo to Lead Remake of THE ROSE Photo Cynthia Erivo to Lead Remake of THE ROSE
by TV News Desk - Jun 16, 2021

The musical romance follows a self-destructive female rock star who struggles to deal with the constant pressures of her career.

Broadway is Back at the Kravis Center Photo Broadway is Back at the Kravis Center
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 15, 2021

The Kravis Center is bringing Broadway back to West Palm Beach with the 2021/2022¬†Kravis On Broadway¬†season. The series is headlined by the ‚Äúcultural phenomenon‚ÄĚ (LA Times) and winner of six Tony Awards¬†DEAR EVAN HANSEN, the acclaimed Lincoln Center Theater production of Lerner & Loewe‚Äôs¬†MY FAIR LADY, and the heartfelt¬†COME FROM AWAY.

Virtual Theatre This Week: June 14-20, 2021- with Rita Moreno, Kerry Butler, and More Photo Virtual Theatre This Week: June 14-20, 2021- with Rita Moreno, Kerry Butler, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 14, 2021

This week (June 14-20) in live streaming: Rita Moreno visits Backstage Live, Show of Titles on demand, a Kerry Butler master class, a Guys and Dolls reunion, and so much more!

Monica Hammond Launches Marketing Consulting Firm, Big Leap Brands Photo Monica Hammond Launches Marketing Consulting Firm, Big Leap Brands
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 8, 2021

Today, Monica Hammond announced the launch of Big Leap Brands, a marketing consulting firm catering to entertainment brands and entrepreneurs.

Tickets Now On Sale For 2021 Summer Concert Series at The John W. Engeman Theater at  Photo Tickets Now On Sale For 2021 Summer Concert Series at The John W. Engeman Theater at Northport
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2021

The series begins with award-winning cabaret and jazz artist Carole J. Bufford honoring songstresses Janis Joplin, Dusty Springfield, Tina Turner, Carole King, Lesley Gore, Dionne Warwick, Cher and more in her solo show YOU DON'T OWN ME: FEARLESS FEMALES OF THE '60s & '70s. July 10 at 8:00 PM.

Summer Concert Series Announced At Engeman Theater In Northport Photo Summer Concert Series Announced At Engeman Theater In Northport
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 7, 2021

Tickets are now on sale for the 2021 Summer Concert Series at the John W. Engeman Theater at Northport.

Isabelle McCalla, Adrianna Hicks, Ashley Blanchet & More to Star in Paper Mill Playho Photo Isabelle McCalla, Adrianna Hicks, Ashley Blanchet & More to Star in Paper Mill Playhouse's Virtual BEEHIVE: THE '60S MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 2, 2021

Paper¬†Mill¬†Playhouse has announced casting and creative staff for¬†Beehive: The ‚Äô60s Musical, concluding the theater‚Äôs 2020‚Äď2021 season of high-quality streaming productions, available only to season subscribers June 12‚Äď26.

BWW Review: BEEHIVE at Broadway Palm Photo BWW Review: BEEHIVE at Broadway Palm
by Fran Thomas - May 29, 2021

I want to offer heartfelt thanks to Broadway Palm for giving me the opportunity to relive my formative years without the angst of having to go through high school again. The current production, Beehive, embodies the 1960s through the words and melodies of the female singers and 'girl groups' of that era. And what an era it was.

BWW Review: BEEHIVE: THE 60s MUSICAL at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre Photo BWW Review: BEEHIVE: THE 60s MUSICAL at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre
by Emily Yorgey - May 28, 2021

BEEHIVE: THE 60s MUSICAL at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre is a salute to the iconic female voices of the 1960s. The show takes you through the decade and the evolution of women in music throughout it. 

TEATRO ZINZANNI Returns to Chicago Theatre District in July Photo TEATRO ZINZANNI Returns to Chicago Theatre District in July
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2021

Teatro ZinZanni and Randolph Entertainment are ready to bring live comedy, music, and cirque roaring back to the Chicago Loop with fresh, astounding acts and a unique, immersive dining and live entertainment experience. Its brand-new show begins July 8 in the fabulous Spiegeltent ZaZou, located on the 14th floor in the Cambria Hotel Chicago Loop.

Skycity Transforms Into The City That Never Sleeps For One Night Only Photo Skycity Transforms Into The City That Never Sleeps For One Night Only
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2021

For one night only, a group of New Zealand's finest musicians are bringing The Fillmore East to Auckland's very own SkyCity Theatre on Friday June 11. Walk through the doors of SkyCity and experience the best of the New York music scene, when the hair was long, the jeans were flared, and music was great.

The Smith Center Announces Public On Sale For Broadway 2021-2022 Season Tickets Photo The Smith Center Announces Public On Sale For Broadway 2021-2022 Season Tickets
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2021

Las Vegas' Heart of the Arts, The Smith Center for the Performing Arts is raising the curtain once again and welcome its valued patrons back for the 2021-2022 season of its highly popular Broadway Las Vegas Series.

Subscriptions to go on Sale in June For KRAVIS ON BROADWAY 2021/2022 Season Photo Subscriptions to go on Sale in June For KRAVIS ON BROADWAY 2021/2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2021

The Kravis Center is bringing Broadway back to West Palm Beach with the 2021/2022¬†Kravis On Broadway¬†season. Series subscriptions starting at $268 go on sale Monday, June 7, and payment plans are available for this season of ‚Äúimpossible to resist‚ÄĚ Broadway hits.

TOMORROW MAY BE MY LAST: THE JANIS JOPLIN STORY to be Presented at Golden Goose Theat Photo TOMORROW MAY BE MY LAST: THE JANIS JOPLIN STORY to be Presented at Golden Goose Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2021

The true essence of the legendary 1960's rock star Janis Joplin's is captured and channeled by the critically-acclaimed, renowned singer-songwriter and actor Collette Cooper, in this one woman story with a breathtaking live band and a whole host of surprises thrown in for good measure.

Peterborough Players Announces Summer Grand Restart Photo Peterborough Players Announces Summer Grand Restart
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2021

The Peterborough Players has shared the lineup for their Summer 2021 Grand Restart. The season consists of three shows presented in bold, fresh, and safe ways: a perennial classic with an intimate connection to the Players, a high-energy musical with heart and relevance, and a U.S. Premiere play. 

Showtek Enlist Theresa Rex For Wistful Single 'What Is Love' Photo Showtek Enlist Theresa Rex For Wistful Single 'What Is Love'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 7, 2021

‚ÄėWhat is love without someone to love ya?‚Äô¬†Theresa Rex‚Äôs lyrics provide the focal point of¬†Showtek‚Äôs newest single, exploring themes of unrequited love and relationship struggles.

 1       …