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Nominations Announced For the 2020 AUDELCO 'VIV' Awards - BROADBEND, ARKANSAS, THE WR Photo Nominations Announced For the 2020 AUDELCO 'VIV' Awards - BROADBEND, ARKANSAS, THE WRONG MAN, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2020

AUDELCO has announced the nominees for its 2020 'VIV' Awards, honoring excellence in Black Theatre.

Steppenwolf Postpones Planned 20/21 Production of LAST NIGHT AND THE NIGHT BEFORE & L Photo Steppenwolf Postpones Planned 20/21 Production of LAST NIGHT AND THE NIGHT BEFORE & Launches Virtual Stage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2020

Steppenwolf Theatre Company announced today it will postpone the 20/21 planned production of Donnetta Lavinia Grays's Last Night and the Night Before to a future season due to extended public health concerns related to COVID-19.

Theatre Rhinoceros Announces 2020-2021 Season! Photo Theatre Rhinoceros Announces 2020-2021 Season!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 19, 2020

The forty-fourth season at Theatre Rhinoceros will begin inside with some slammin' live stream productions and then hopefully venture outside into theaters again.

Steppenwolf NOW Virtual Stage to Present World Premiere of WHAT IS LEFT, BURNS Photo Steppenwolf NOW Virtual Stage to Present World Premiere of WHAT IS LEFT, BURNS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 16, 2020

The world premiere of What Is Left, Burns, the first of six works that are a part of Steppenwolf NOW virtual stage, will be released for streaming beginning November 11, 2020.

WP THEATER Announces 15 Artists for 2020-22 WP LAB Photo WP THEATER Announces 15 Artists for 2020-22 WP LAB
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2020

WP THEATER has announced the 15 artists selected for the 2020-2022 WP Lab. The two-year residency begins now and culminates with the biennial WP Pipeline Festival.

Round House Theatre Announces New 2020-2021 Season Photo Round House Theatre Announces New 2020-2021 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 16, 2020

Round House Theatre has announced a new lineup of plays, conversations, and education offerings for its 43rd Season, which includes digital programming for the fall and winter and a return to live productions in its Bethesda theatre in spring 2021.

Virtual Memberships Now on Sale for 'Steppenwolf NOW' - New Virtual Programming Strea Photo Virtual Memberships Now on Sale for 'Steppenwolf NOW' - New Virtual Programming Stream
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2020

Virtual Memberships go on sale today for the Steppenwolf NOW virtual stage featuring 6 breakthrough stories written by some of America's most talented voices. Steppenwolf NOW offers a dynamic and innovative slate of immersive and visual experiences, radio plays, bite-sized programming and episodic work crafted and produced for the digital platform.

Steppenwolf Announces Lineup of Work for STEPPENWOLF NOW Photo Steppenwolf Announces Lineup of Work for STEPPENWOLF NOW
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 2, 2020

Steppenwolf unveiled today the programming lineup for its first-ever virtual stagea?"Steppenwolf NOW featuring breakthrough stories written by some of America's most talented voices. Steppenwolf NOW will be accessible to a global audience with Virtual Memberships available for purchase beginning mid-September.

Steppenwolf Theatre Postpones George Clooney Project GOOD NIGHT, AND GOOD LUCK and An Photo Steppenwolf Theatre Postpones George Clooney Project GOOD NIGHT, AND GOOD LUCK and Announces Virtual Productions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2020

Steppenwolf Theatre has announced the postponement of the December world premiere of Good Night, and Good Luck, based on the George Clooney-Grant Heslov feature film, to a future season due to the ongoing health crisis. Steppenwolf also announced the lineup for their first-ever virtual stage, Steppenwolf NOW.

VIDEO: See Laurie Metcalf in the First Preview for THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT Photo VIDEO: See Laurie Metcalf in the First Preview for THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2020

The Homebound Project recently announced the lineup for its fifth and final edition of new online theater benefiting hungry children affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Laurie Metcalf, who will be performing a work by Stephen Karam, gave a preview on Twitter...

Janelle Mon√°e Joins THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT For Final Edition Airing August 5-9 Photo Janelle Mon√°e Joins THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT For Final Edition Airing August 5-9
by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2020

Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, performer, producer, and actor Janelle Mon√°e has joined the final edition of The Homebound Project as a special guest.

Laurie Metcalf, Kelli O'Hara, Amanda Seyfried and More Set for Fifth and Final Editio Photo Laurie Metcalf, Kelli O'Hara, Amanda Seyfried and More Set for Fifth and Final Edition of THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 30, 2020

The Homebound Project has announced the lineup for its fifth and final edition of new online theater benefiting hungry children affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Co-creators Catya McMullen and Jenna Worsham, along with their all-volunteer team, have also announced that over $100,000 has been raised to date for No Kid Hungry.

Dramatists Guild Foundation Honors Bess Wohl With First-Ever Georgia Engel Comedy Pla Photo Dramatists Guild Foundation Honors Bess Wohl With First-Ever Georgia Engel Comedy Playwriting Prize
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2020

Dramatists Guild Foundation (DGF) honors the life and legacy of Emmy-nominated, Obie-Award-winning actress and comedian Georgia Engel with a new namesake Award for a playwright in comedy. The inaugural recipient is Bess Wohl (a?oeGrand Horizons,a?? a?oeSmall Mouth Sounds,a?? Make Believea??). 

IAMA and AMMO Come Together to Support Black Voices With PASS THE MIC FESTIVAL Virtua Photo IAMA and AMMO Come Together to Support Black Voices With PASS THE MIC FESTIVAL Virtual Fundraiser
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 10, 2020

IAMA Theatre Company has partnered with Ammunition Theatre Company (AMMO) to present the Pass the Mic Festival, a live-streamed event to amplify Black voices and raise funds for BLD PWR and Color of Change. Watch the Pass the Mic Festival live on Thursday, July 16 at 6 p.m. PT / 9 p.m. ET.

Steppenwolf Announces 2020/21 Reset Season Photo Steppenwolf Announces 2020/21 Reset Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2020

Steppenwolf Theatre Company announced its 2020/21 Reset Season today featuring a truncated four play lineup (originally six plays) with flexible dates to allow for greater agility in the time of COVID-19, accompanied with a robust slate of original virtual programming.

VIDEO: TINA, A STRANGE LOOP, Audra McDonald, LaChanze and More Take Home 2020 Antonyo Photo VIDEO: TINA, A STRANGE LOOP, Audra McDonald, LaChanze and More Take Home 2020 Antonyo Awards!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 19, 2020

Broadway Black, the multimedia organization highlighting the achievements of Black theatre artists, will present the inaugural Antonyo Awards, a celebration of the Black Broadway and Off-Broadway community.

Donja R. Love, Diana Oh, and More Are Recipients of the 2020 Helen Merrill Award Photo Donja R. Love, Diana Oh, and More Are Recipients of the 2020 Helen Merrill Award
by Stephi Wild - Jun 18, 2020

Six American playwrights have won a total of $150,000 as the 2020 winners of The New York Community Trust's Helen Merrill Award for Playwriting. The winners are Donnetta Lavinia Grays, Kimber Lee, Donja R. Love, Mona Mansour, Diana Oh, and Sung Rno.

Daveed Diggs and C.A. Johnson Join THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT; Returning June 24-28 Photo Daveed Diggs and C.A. Johnson Join THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT; Returning June 24-28
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2020

The Homebound Project will return on June 24a?"28 with its Third Edition performance. Tony Winner Daveed Diggs and playwright C.A. Johnson join the previously announced team of 12 actors and 11 playwrights in this independent theater initiative benefiting hungry children affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

TINA, Audra McDonald, Joshua Henry, LaChanze, Arienne Warren and More Nominated for 2 Photo TINA, Audra McDonald, Joshua Henry, LaChanze, Arienne Warren and More Nominated for 2020 Antonyo Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2020

Broadway Black, the multimedia organization highlighting the achievements of Black theatre artists, has announced the inaugural Antonyo Awards, a celebration of the Black Broadway and Off-Broadway community.

Phillipa Soo, Blair Underwood, Michael R. Jackson & More Set for Third Edition of THE Photo Phillipa Soo, Blair Underwood, Michael R. Jackson & More Set for Third Edition of THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2020

Following their debut on May 6, The Homebound Project has announced the lineup for its third edition of new online theater benefiting children affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The all-volunteer team behind this independent theater initiative has also announced that a fourth edition will take place June 24-28, 2020.

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