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Lynn Clay Byrne's BETWEEN THE BARS Opens Tonight at HERE Arts Center Photo Lynn Clay Byrne's BETWEEN THE BARS Opens Tonight at HERE Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2021

Between The Bars, a new play by Lynn Clay Byrne, directed by Benjamin Viertel, will begin performances on September 22 in advance of its opening night on September 30, 2021, and will initially run through October 30, 2021, at  HERE Arts Center (145 6th Avenue, NYC).

BETWEEN THE BARS Begins Performances Tonight at HERE Arts Center Photo BETWEEN THE BARS Begins Performances Tonight at HERE Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2021

Between The Bars, a new play by Lynn Clay Byrne, directed by Benjamin Viertel, will begin performances on September 22  in advance of its opening night on September 30, 2021,  and will initially run through October 30, 2021, at  HERE Arts Center (145 6  th   Avenue, NYC).

BETWEEN THE BARS Opens at HERE Arts Center Photo BETWEEN THE BARS Opens at HERE Arts Center
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2021

Between The Bars was well into rehearsal and ready to open in March of 2020 when the pandemic hit and shut down theatres around the country. After 18 months, the cast and creative team will reconnect and finally return to the stage.  Learn about the play and how to get tickets.

Get to Know the Students of Next on Stage: Tomi Newman is Ready to Pave Their Own Way Photo Get to Know the Students of Next on Stage: Tomi Newman is Ready to Pave Their Own Way
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jun 1, 2021

Contestant Tomi Newman shares what musical theatre means to her, a theater educator that had an impact on them, and more!

Sophia Anne Caruso, Nikhil Saboo, & Nathan Salstone To Lead Reading Of Caitlin Baer's Photo Sophia Anne Caruso, Nikhil Saboo, & Nathan Salstone To Lead Reading Of Caitlin Baer's THE SOCIETY
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 29, 2020

Just in time for Halloween Caitlin Baer will present a reading of her dark play The Society featuring Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice), Nikhil Saboo (Mean Girls), and Nathan Salstone (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child).

Kerrigan & Lowdermilk Announce the Release Of the Digital Rights to Produce THE MAD O Photo Kerrigan & Lowdermilk Announce the Release Of the Digital Rights to Produce THE MAD ONES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 1, 2020

Writing team, Kait Kerrigan (she/her) & Brian Lowdermilk (they/them or she/her) have announced the immediate release of the digital rights to produce their cult-hit musical THE MAD ONES along with a free lab led by the creators to support digital productions and shorts.

Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney and More to Star in Midnight Theatricals' Virtual Readi Photo Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney and More to Star in Midnight Theatricals' Virtual Reading Series 
by A.A. Cristi - May 28, 2020

Midnight Theatricals has announced the launch of a Virtual Reading Series focused on developing new work with playwrights, actors, directors, and other creatives. Some Broadway performers have signed on for the series, including Hadestown stars Eva Noblezada and Reeve Carney.

BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Elizabeth Adabale Who Studied Pre-Med at USC Before The St Photo BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Elizabeth Adabale Who Studied Pre-Med at USC Before The Stage Called Her Elsewhere
by Shari Barrett - Apr 26, 2020

This Spotlight focuses on Elizabeth Adabale, a dedicated musical theatre entertainer who studied public health and theatre at the University of Southern California and taught high school biology with Teach for America, until the stage pulled her elsewhere. I first met her in 2013 when she began to audition for productions in Los Angeles and I knew with her talent and stage presence, Elizabeth was destined to a?oehit it biga?? on stages across the country! I reached out to her to find out how is she dealing with the cancellation of her national tour in 'The Color Purple' after 111 performances.

BANDSTAND National Tour Concludes Early Due to Pandemic Photo BANDSTAND National Tour Concludes Early Due to Pandemic
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 16, 2020

Originally scheduled with engagements through the summer, the national tour of BANDSTAND has ended its run early due to public health and safety concerns surrounding Covid-19.

Broadway Women's Fund Releases Inaugural List of Women to Watch on Broadway Photo Broadway Women's Fund Releases Inaugural List of Women to Watch on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Mar 11, 2020

To spotlight emerging leaders in professional theater, the Broadway Women's Fund has released its inaugural list of Women to Watch on Broadway.

The York Theatre Company Will Present The NEO Reading Series Presentation Of The New  Photo The York Theatre Company Will Present The NEO Reading Series Presentation Of The New Musical BORDERS
by Stephi Wild - Feb 12, 2020

The York Theatre Company, as part of its acclaimed NEO Reading Series, will present a staged reading of the new musical Borders, with book, music, and lyrics by 2019 NEO writers Janine McGuire and Arri Lawton Simon, based on the film The Bubble by Eytan Fox and Gal Uchovsky, for ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY on Monday, February 24, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. at the York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (619 Lexington Avenue, entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). Admission to the presentation is by invitation only.

Tony Award-winning BANDSTAND Comes To The State Theatre In March Photo Tony Award-winning BANDSTAND Comes To The State Theatre In March
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 11, 2020

Work Light Productions is proud to announce the casting for the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Bandstand, which will take the stage at the historic State Theatre in Easton on Thursday, March 12th. 

BANDSTAND, A Cappella Lie And Ballet Folclorico Come to MPAC In March Photo BANDSTAND, A Cappella Lie And Ballet Folclorico Come to MPAC In March
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 11, 2020

Get ready for an aca-perfect night of amazing vocals when MPAC presents A Cappella Live, Thursday, March 12 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $29-$69.

Jeff Calhoun to Direct Reading of A COMPLICATED WOMAN: THE JOHN KENLEY SHOW at New Yo Photo Jeff Calhoun to Direct Reading of A COMPLICATED WOMAN: THE JOHN KENLEY SHOW at New York Theatre Barn
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 11, 2020

New York Theatre Barn will produce a reading of the new musical A Complicated Woman: The John Kenley Show on February 27th, 2020 in New York City. The reading will be directed by Jeff Calhoun (Newsies, Bonnie and Clyde, Big River). New York Theatre Barn serves as a home for new musicals during incubation.

Lynn Clay Byrne's BETWEEN THE BARS Will Begin Performances in March at HERE Arts Cent Photo Lynn Clay Byrne's BETWEEN THE BARS Will Begin Performances in March at HERE Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 11, 2020

Between The Bars , a new play by Lynn Clay Byrne , directed by Benjamin Viertel , will begin performances on March 23 in advance of its opening night on March 31 and will initially run through April 25 at HERE Arts Center (145 Sixth Avenue). Tickets are $44.50 - $59.50 and can be purchased by visiting www.BetweentheBarsPlay.com.

Photo Flash: Inside Industry Reading Of THREETIMESFAST Starring Ashley Pérez Flanaga Photo Photo Flash: Inside Industry Reading Of THREETIMESFAST Starring Ashley Pérez Flanagan, Adam Halpin and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 7, 2020

ThreeTimesFast, a new musical by Teresa Lotz and Naomi Matlow, held industry readings on February 3rd and 4th, 2020 in New York City. ThreeTimesFast features music by Teresa Lotz, lyrics by Naomi Matlow, and book by Lotz and Matlow. The reading was directed by Michael Bello (Summer: The Donna Summer Musical, We Are The Tigers), with music direction by Elizabeth Doran (Mean Girls) and dramaturgy by Jessica Kahkoska (Agent 355). Stage Management was by Helen Irene Muller, with casting by Kate Lumpkin Casting.

BANDSTAND to Make Area Premiere in March at D.C.'s National Theatre Photo BANDSTAND to Make Area Premiere in March at D.C.'s National Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 4, 2020

BANDSTAND will make its area debut at D.C.'s National Theatre from March 3-8, 2020. Originally directed and choreographed by three-time Tony Award¬ģ winner, Hamilton choreographer, and Kennedy Center Honoree Andy Blankenbuehler, featuring music by Richard Oberacker with book and lyrics by Robert Taylor and Richard Oberacker, this poignant and inspiring new American musical explodes with infectious music and high-octane, heart-stopping dancing.

Ashley Pérez Flanagan, Adam Halpin, Nathan Salstone, And More To Lead THREETIMESFAST Photo Ashley Pérez Flanagan, Adam Halpin, Nathan Salstone, And More To Lead THREETIMESFAST Industry Reading
by Stephi Wild - Jan 31, 2020

BANDSTAND is Coming to Boise Photo BANDSTAND is Coming to Boise
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2019

The Velma V. Morrison Center for the Performing Arts has announced that the Tony Award¬ģ-winning Broadway musical, BANDSTAND, will play in Boise on the Morrison Center stage April 3 - 5, 2020. Originally directed and choreographed by three-time Tony winner and Hamilton choreographer, Andy Blankenbuehler, featuring music by Richard Oberacker with book and lyrics by Robert Taylor and Richard Oberacker, this poignant and inspiring new American musical explodes with infectious music and high-octane, heart-stopping dancing.

BANDSTAND THE MUSICAL is Coming to Jacksonville Photo BANDSTAND THE MUSICAL is Coming to Jacksonville
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 12, 2019

FSCJ Artist Series announced that the Tony Award¬ģ-winning Broadway musical, Bandstand, comes to Jacksonville's Times-Union Center on Tuesday, February 18-23, 2020. Originally directed and choreographed by three-time Tony winner and Hamilton choreographer, Andy Blankenbuehler, featuring music by Richard Oberacker with book and lyrics by Robert Taylor and Richard Oberacker, this poignant and inspiring new American musical explodes with infectious music and highoctane, heart-stopping dancing.

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