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Prospect Theater Company Announces Fall Concert Events at Symphony Space Photo Prospect Theater Company Announces Fall Concert Events at Symphony Space
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2021

Prospect Theater Company has announced two special one-night-only concert performances of new musical theater work at NYC’s Symphony Space (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). On Tuesday, October 26 at 7:30pm the company presents REIGNITE, an evening of new songs from works-in-process by an exciting lineup of emerging and established writers.

Utah Shakespeare Festival To Present GOLD MOUNTAIN World Premiere Starring Ali Ewoldt Photo Utah Shakespeare Festival To Present GOLD MOUNTAIN World Premiere Starring Ali Ewoldt & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2021

The Utah Shakespeare Festival will present a world premiere production of Gold Mountain, the original musical by Jason Ma, this coming November. Alan Muraoka is slated to direct, having been at the helm for multiple workshops, presentations, and concert versions of the piece since 2015.

Jenn Colella, Chilina Kennedy, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Jelani Remy & More to be Featur Photo Jenn Colella, Chilina Kennedy, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Jelani Remy & More to be Featured in THE RAINBOW LULLABY Album
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021

Broadway Records announced today the release of THE RAINBOW LULLABY, the world’s first LGBTQ lullaby album. Conceived by Ryan Bauer-Walsh, the recording includes songs by fifteen LGBTQIA+ writers including Bauer-Walsh, Marc Shaiman (Hairspray) and Debra Barsha (Radiant Baby), with performances by over thirty LGBTQIA+ artists.

Photo Flash: First Look at Prospect Theater Company's Interactive TREE TALES on May 2 Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Prospect Theater Company's Interactive TREE TALES on May 22
by Stephi Wild - May 22, 2021

This unique event invited audience members to walk through the Crabapple Grove in Riverside Park guided by an ensemble of artists, and choose from a selection of original flash-fiction short stories penned by 15 theater writers.

VIDEO: Watch THEatre ACCELERATOR Live Pitches at 2pm ET Today! Photo VIDEO: Watch THEatre ACCELERATOR Live Pitches at 2pm ET Today!
by Alan Henry - Apr 2, 2021

Apples and Oranges Arts’ THEatre ACCELERATOR culminates in a live, virtual Shark-Tank-style pitch session in which six writing teams from the Spring 2021 New Reality Edition present their shows to theatre executives.

WHEN THE WORLD WAS YOUNG Wins Audience Choice Award For Best Short Narrative At 16th  Photo WHEN THE WORLD WAS YOUNG Wins Audience Choice Award For Best Short Narrative At 16th DisOrient Asian American Film Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 31, 2021

When The World Was Young, a family drama that tells the story of siblings Benjamin (Jason Ma) and Audrey (Lia Chang) who return home to confront their Mother's (Virginia Wing) memory loss and discover a hidden key to her past, was voted Audience Choice for Best Short Narrative at the 16th annual DisOrient Asian American Film Festival of Oregon.

Apples And Oranges Arts Announces The Spring 2021 Cohort Of THEatre ACCELERATOR - New Photo Apples And Oranges Arts Announces The Spring 2021 Cohort Of THEatre ACCELERATOR - New Reality Edition
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 25, 2021

Applying the model that accelerates technology start-ups, APPLES AND ORANGES ARTS THEatre ACCELERATOR Program treats storytellers as founders, creating an opportunity to interact with experts in the storytelling, production, financing, distribution and business of show business.

WHEN THE WORLD WAS YOUNG Set For Virtual Pacific Northwest Premiere At Disorient Asi Photo WHEN THE WORLD WAS YOUNG Set For Virtual Pacific Northwest Premiere At Disorient Asian American Film Festival 
by Stephi Wild - Mar 20, 2021

The Closing Night Film program of the 16th Annual DisOrient Asian American Film Festival of Oregon will feature the Pacific Northwest premieres of Garth Kravits' short film When the World Was Young starring Lia Chang, Jason Ma, Virginia Wing and Jo Yang.

VIDEO: Watch THEatre ACCELERATOR - New Reality Edition Sing Tank Live Today at 2 PM E Photo VIDEO: Watch THEatre ACCELERATOR - New Reality Edition Sing Tank Live Today at 2 PM ET!
by Alan Henry - Mar 12, 2021

Wonder how to tell a story in virtual reality? Want to get a sense for what pitching a show looks like? Just really love musical theatre? Tune into the YouTube livestream below on Friday, March 12th at 2:00pm ET (11:00am PT).

Apples And Oranges Arts Announces The Inaugural Class Of THEatre ACCELERATOR:  New Re Photo Apples And Oranges Arts Announces The Inaugural Class Of THEatre ACCELERATOR: New Reality Edition
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 3, 2021

Applying the model that accelerates technology start-ups, APPLES AND ORANGES ARTS THEatre ACCELERATOR Program treats storytellers as founders, creating an opportunity to interact with experts in the storytelling, production, financing, distribution and business of show business.

Tune-in to Upcoming Kennedy Center Digital Holiday Content Featuring Renée Fleming,  Photo Tune-in to Upcoming Kennedy Center Digital Holiday Content Featuring Renée Fleming, Caroline Bowman and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 18, 2020

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is inviting you to tune-in for exciting virtual Holiday programming between now and January 1, 2021. The Kennedy Center is honoring this December unlike any other in recent memory by sharing performances from across the country and numerous communities and cultures to celebrate traditions held dear

New York Theatre Barn Presents a First Look at New Musicals From Kellen Blair, Joe Ki Photo New York Theatre Barn Presents a First Look at New Musicals From Kellen Blair, Joe Kinosian and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 13, 2020

New York Theatre Barn will host a free live stream of the 30th installment of its virtual New Works Series on Wednesday, November 18th, 2020 at 7PM EDT, featuring excerpts from the new musicals It Came From Outer Space and Broken Ground.

Ali Ewoldt, Shereen Pimentel and More Set for New York Theatre Barn's November Virtua Photo Ali Ewoldt, Shereen Pimentel and More Set for New York Theatre Barn's November Virtual Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2020

New York Theatre Barn will continue to host weekly free live streams of its New Works Series each Wednesday evening at 7PM ET. Available on New York Theatre Barn's YouTube channel and Broadway on Demand, the live 45-minute series includes excerpts from two new musicals and a conversation with the writers and creative team.

WHEN THE WORLD WAS YOUNG Set For Virtual World Premiere At The New York Shorts Intern Photo WHEN THE WORLD WAS YOUNG Set For Virtual World Premiere At The New York Shorts International Film Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 20, 2020

Garth Kravits' short film WHEN THE WORLD WAS YOUNG Starring Lia Chang, Jason Ma and Virginia Wing is an official selection of The 9th New York Shorts International Film Festival and the 2020 Legacy Film Festival on Aging. The World Premiere of WHEN THE WORLD WAS YOUNG will be available to screen online https://www.nyshorts.net/film-program-4 from August 21 - August 27.

EMPRESS MEI LI LOTUS BLOSSOM To Premiere At WTFringe2020/Women's Theatre Festival Photo EMPRESS MEI LI LOTUS BLOSSOM To Premiere At WTFringe2020/Women's Theatre Festival
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2020

EMPRESS MEI LI LOTUS BLOSSOM, written and directed by Christine Toy Johnson, will stream live during the WTFringe 2020 and the 2020 Women's Theatre Festival on July 10 and 11.

Photo Flash: Inside The Opening Night Of NAAP's Benefit CINDERELLA Concert Photo Photo Flash: Inside The Opening Night Of NAAP's Benefit CINDERELLA Concert
by Robert Diamond - Mar 17, 2020

National Asian Artists Project's Rediscover Series presented Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella- In Concert starring Ali Ewoldt (Phantom of the Opera) and Josh Dela Cruz (Aladdin, 'Blues Clues And You') as Ella and Prince Topher on March 2 at The Alvin Ailey Citicorp Theater. Scroll down to see who came to the ball.

Photo Flash: Ali Ewoldt, Josh Dela Cruz, Ann Harada, Jason Ma, and More In NAAP's CIN Photo Photo Flash: Ali Ewoldt, Josh Dela Cruz, Ann Harada, Jason Ma, and More In NAAP's CINDERELLA Concert
by Robert Diamond - Mar 7, 2020

National Asian Artists Project's Rediscover Series presented Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella- In Concert, starring Ali Ewoldt (Phantom of the Opera) and Josh Dela Cruz (Aladdin, 'Blues Clues And You') as Ella and Prince Topher, on March 2 at The Alvin Ailey Citicorp Theater.

Photo Flash: Ali Ewoldt, Ann Harada, and More In Rehearsal For National Asian Artists Photo Photo Flash: Ali Ewoldt, Ann Harada, and More In Rehearsal For National Asian Artists Project's Concert Of Rodgers & Hammerstein's CINDERELLA
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2020

Ali Ewoldt (Phantom of the Opera) and Josh Dela Cruz (Blue's Clues & You, Aladdin) will star as Ella and Topher in the National Asian Artists Project (NAAP) presentation of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella- In Concert, as part of its 'Rediscover Series' which explores classic American musicals, with professional artists of Asian descent, proving that great works of theater speak to all communities. The one night only event will take place on Monday, March 2 at 8PM at The Alvin Ailey Citicorp Theater (405 West 55th Street - between 9th & 10th Avenues). Scroll down for rehearsal photos.

National Asian Artists Project Will Present Rodgers & Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, Starr Photo National Asian Artists Project Will Present Rodgers & Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, Starring Ali Ewoldt, Ann Harada, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 17, 2020

National Asian Artists Project - NAAP will present Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella a?' In Concert as part of its a?oeRediscover Seriesa?? which explores classic American musicals, with professional artists of Asian descent, proving that great works of theater speak to all communities. The one night only event will take place on Monday, March 2 at 8PM at The Alvin Ailey Citicorp Theater (405 West 55th Street a?' between 9th & 10th Avenues).

Photo Flash: EINSTEIN'S DREAMS Celebrates Opening Night Photo Photo Flash: EINSTEIN'S DREAMS Celebrates Opening Night
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 25, 2019

The cast and creative team of EINSTEIN'S DREAMS celebrated the opening with friends and family at Sarabeth's on Central Park South on Wednesday, November 20 hosted by EINSTEIN'S DREAMS producer Prospect Theater Company.

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