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WHITE CHRISTMAS Will Be Performed at The Renaissance This Month Photo WHITE CHRISTMAS Will Be Performed at The Renaissance This Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 3, 2021

Entertain all the family with the spectacular, toe-tapping production of Irving Berlin’s classic musical, White Christmas. The production will be lighting up The Renaissance this November.

HBO Max To Premiere New Comedy Series SORT OF This Fall Photo HBO Max To Premiere New Comedy Series SORT OF This Fall
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 12, 2021

SORT OF is created by Bilal Baig and Fab Filippo, who also serve as showrunners and executive producers.

Review Roundup: RATCHED on Netflix, Starring Sarah Paulson Photo Review Roundup: RATCHED on Netflix, Starring Sarah Paulson
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 16, 2020

'Ratched' is coming to Netflix! The Ryan Murphy series, starring Sarah Paulson, premieres this Friday, September 18th.

VIDEO: Watch the Final Trailer for RATCHED on Netflix, Starring Sarah Paulson Photo VIDEO: Watch the Final Trailer for RATCHED on Netflix, Starring Sarah Paulson
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2020

From Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan, RATCHED is a suspenseful drama series that tells the origin story of asylum nurse Mildred Ratched.

VIDEO: See Sarah Paulson, Cynthia Nixon, & More in the First Trailer for Ryan Murphy' Photo VIDEO: See Sarah Paulson, Cynthia Nixon, & More in the First Trailer for Ryan Murphy's RATCHED
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 4, 2020

Netflix has shared the first trailer for Ryan Murphy's new series, Ratched, starring Sarah Paulson!

Photo Flash: Get a First Look at Cynthia Nixon, Sarah Paulson, & More in Ryan Murphy' Photo Photo Flash: Get a First Look at Cynthia Nixon, Sarah Paulson, & More in Ryan Murphy's New Netflix Series RATCHED
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 29, 2020

Netflix has shared the first look at upcoming new series Ratched! From Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan, Ratched is a suspenseful drama series that tells the origin story of asylum nurse Mildred Ratched. 

Kate Winslet to Receive Festival Tribute Award From Toronto International Film Festiv Photo Kate Winslet to Receive Festival Tribute Award From Toronto International Film Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 16, 2020

¬†Joana Vicente and Cameron Bailey, Co-Heads of TIFF, today unveiled Academy Award‚Äďwinning actress Kate Winslet as the recipient of this year's TIFF Tribute Actor Award,

Streaming Service BritBox Will Launch The Complete BBC Television Shakespeare Collect Photo Streaming Service BritBox Will Launch The Complete BBC Television Shakespeare Collection
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2020

BritBox, the subscription streaming service from BBC Studios and ITV with the largest collection of British television content in North America, will launch the full BBC Television Shakespeare Collection on May 26.

Acorn TV Announces 2020 Lineup Photo Acorn TV Announces 2020 Lineup
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 21, 2020

AMC Networks' Acorn TV - North America's largest streamer devoted to British and international television - has announced a stellar 2020 lineup, consisting of five commissioned Acorn TV Originals. As the largest streamer devoted to a specialized audience, Acorn TV is the ultimate destination of high-quality, world class dramas, mysteries and comedies from all sides of the pond.

Theater Folk Gather To Sing Irving Berlin Songs At His Home Photo Theater Folk Gather To Sing Irving Berlin Songs At His Home
by Stephi Wild - Jan 12, 2020

Friends and admirers of Irving Berlin from New York's theater community--continuing a tradition they began back while Berlin was alive--recently gathered at his former home in New York City to remember him in song. They sang such Berlin classics as 'God Bless America,' 'White Christmas,' and 'Always,' complete with rarely heard verses. Berlin (1888-1989) composed the scores for 18 Broadway shows and 19 films. He wrote more standards and made more money than any of his colleagues in the Golden Aged of American Popular Music.

The Cast Album for IRVING BERLIN: IN PERSON Starring Jon Peterson Will be Released on Photo The Cast Album for IRVING BERLIN: IN PERSON Starring Jon Peterson Will be Released on January 21
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 7, 2020

The cast album for 'Irving Berlin: In Person,' starring Jon Peterson--as produced at New York's 13th Street Theater--is being released January 21st.

BWW Interview: Shakina Nayfak on MANIFEST PUSSY at Joe's Pub Photo BWW Interview: Shakina Nayfak on MANIFEST PUSSY at Joe's Pub
by Scottie Roche - Nov 3, 2019

Shakina Nayfak is a woman blessed with an abundance of talents. She enjoys success as a director, writer, performer, producer, and social activist. Recently she created the critically-acclaimed role of Ava in the Transparent's Musical Finale now streaming on Amazon Prime. She is beloved by fans for her role as Lola on Hulu's Difficult People and has premiered three solo shows at Joe's Pub to sold-out houses. On Saturday, November 9th she brings her one woman show Manifest Pussy back to Joe's Pub. Described as a rock concert/standup special/ritual sacrifice' the show tells the story of Shakina's journey to Thailand for gender confirmation surgery in 2014.

AMC Networks' Acorn TV Surpasses Major Milestone Photo AMC Networks' Acorn TV Surpasses Major Milestone
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 19, 2019

AMC Networks' Acorn TV, North America's largest and most popular streaming service for British and international television, has surpassed a major milestone and is now serving more than one million subscribers in the U.S. and Canada. Since its launch in 2011, Acorn TV has specialized in original and exclusive mysteries, dramas, and comedies from across the globe including Great Britain, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, Canada, and other European countries.

Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of JUDY Starring Renee Zellweger? Photo Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of JUDY Starring Renee Zellweger?
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 3, 2019

Renée Zellweger stars as Judy Garland in the upcoming film JUDY. The film takes place in Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in Swinging London to perform a five-week sold-out run at THE TALK of the Town. It is 30 years since she shot to global stardom in The Wizard of Oz, but if her voice has weakened, its dramatic intensity has only grown. As she prepares for the show, battles with management, charms musicians and reminisces with friends and adoring fans, her wit and warmth shine through. Even her dreams of love seem undimmed as she embarks on a whirlwind romance with Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband.

Meet the Cast of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Off-Broadway! Photo Meet the Cast of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Off-Broadway!
by Linnae Medeiros - Aug 16, 2019

Audiences are getting ready to head to Skid Row this fall! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Howard Ashman and Alan Menken's classic sci-fi musical Little Shop of Horrors is returning to New York at the Westside Theatre, with previews beginning September 17th and opening night set for October 17th. The production is set to run for a limited engagement through November 24th. To prepare you to go somewhere that's green, we're getting to know the show's cast, including Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard, Christian Borle, and more. Check it all out!

'Star Wars,' Yo-Yo Ma, And Kirill Gerstein Punctuate Penultimate Week At Tanglewood Photo 'Star Wars,' Yo-Yo Ma, And Kirill Gerstein Punctuate Penultimate Week At Tanglewood
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 1, 2019

See the full lineup next week at Tanglewood!

Voting Open For Adelaide Festival Centre's Walk Of Fame Star Photo Voting Open For Adelaide Festival Centre's Walk Of Fame Star
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2019

Australians are encouraged to help select the next artist to have their name set in lights on Adelaide Festival Centre's star-studded Walk of Fame.

Acorn TV Expands Distribution with Apple TV Channels, The Roku Channel, Amazon Prime  Photo Acorn TV Expands Distribution with Apple TV Channels, The Roku Channel, Amazon Prime Canada and Android TV
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 26, 2019

Acorn TV, North America's largest and most popular streaming service for British and international television, has greatly expanded its distribution channels in the last month, including increased availability on Apple TV channels in the Apple TV app, The Roku Channel, Amazon Prime Video Channels in Canada, and Android TV.

Chicago Arts Nonprofit Raises $130,000 To Empower Justice-involved Youth Photo Chicago Arts Nonprofit Raises $130,000 To Empower Justice-involved Youth
by A.A. Cristi - May 10, 2019

Storycatchers Theatre, a non-profit dedicated to empowering justice-involved youth through musical theatre, raised more than $130,000 at their annual benefit held at the Casino Club in Chicago. Money raised from the event will go towards programming for the organization which includes performances, training, jobs, and community engagement.

BWW Interview: Prolific Director Jon Lawrence Rivera Leads ANNA Into THE TROPICS Photo BWW Interview: Prolific Director Jon Lawrence Rivera Leads ANNA Into THE TROPICS
by Gil Kaan - Apr 25, 2019

Los Angeles Theatre Community staple, director Jon Lawrence Rivera will be previewing his latest directorial Open Fist project ANNA IN THE TROPICS April 26, 2019 at the Atwater Village Theatre, even before his previous directorial Playwrights Arena's SOUTHERNMOST closes (also at the Atwater Village Theatre). Jon managed to squeeze some time for me between his masterful juggling of his two productions.

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