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LISA HELMI JOHANSON TOUR: Little Red/Rapunzel in Into the Woods (upcoming), Christmas Eve in Avenue Q NEW YORK: Avenue Q, Women Beware Women (Red Bull Theater), Three Sisters (Classical Theatre of Harlem), Rue in Rescue Rue (Signature Theater); Workshops: August Rush (Dir. John Doyle), Bruce Lee ... (read complete bio)
Syracuse Stage Comes 'Home For The Holidays' Photo Syracuse Stage Comes 'Home For The Holidays'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2020

Syracuse Stage celebrates the joy and comfort of home this holiday season with the fully digital production β€œHome for the Holidays,” a heartwarming show filled with favorite songs and instrumental music, dancing and fond memories, available as video on demand starting Dec. 15.

Gerard Canonico, Janet Krupin, Jonathan Christopher and More to Take Part in STILL HO Photo Gerard Canonico, Janet Krupin, Jonathan Christopher and More to Take Part in STILL HOME...FOR THE HOLIDAYS WITH ON THE QUAYS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2020

Stay home, stay warm, and stay cozy! Spend a cozy afternoon of holiday music with On The Quays with 'Still Home...For The Holidays with On The Quays' - an old fashioned holiday special for the very modern Zoom world.

VIDEO: Original AVENUE Q Cast and More Reunite for 'Only For Now' Virtual Performance Photo VIDEO: Original AVENUE Q Cast and More Reunite for 'Only For Now' Virtual Performance
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2020

More than 40 people and puppets from the Tony Award-winning musical Avenue Q have reunited in a special music video of the hit finale, β€œOnly For Now.”

SoHo Shakespeare Company Presents WE, THE PEOPLE: A Multicultural Arts Night Photo SoHo Shakespeare Company Presents WE, THE PEOPLE: A Multicultural Arts Night
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2020

We, The People: A Multicultural Arts Night premieres on Thursday, December 3, at 7:05 pm EST. The event will be streamed live via Zoom. Tickets are free / donation-based.

Tituss Burgess, Alex Brightman and More to Appear on New Children's Program VASTHY'S  Photo Tituss Burgess, Alex Brightman and More to Appear on New Children's Program VASTHY'S FRIENDS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020

On Saturday Oct 10th at 11am ET, Broadway actress Vasthy Mompoint will be joined by Broadway and TV actors Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt), Sasha Hutchings (Hamilton), and Lauren Molina (Rock of Ages) to celebrate the launch of the new children's program, Vasthy's Friends.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of September 14 - Musical Christmas Carols, So Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of September 14 - Musical Christmas Carols, Socially Distanced Theatre Games, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2020

Check out this week's list of new and upcoming book and music releases, including a book of Broadway musical Christmas carols, socially distanced theatre games, and more!

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of August 10 Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of August 10
by Stephi Wild - Aug 12, 2020

Need something new to read or listen to? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases! This week's newly-announced releases include music from Forbidden Broadway, the cast recording for A Killer Party, and more.

Broadway Records To Release Original Off-Broadway Cast Recording Of EINSTEIN'S DREAMS Photo Broadway Records To Release Original Off-Broadway Cast Recording Of EINSTEIN'S DREAMS On September 10th
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2020

Broadway Records announced today the release of the original Off-Broadway cast recording of Einstein's Dreams. Written by Joanne Sydney Lessner (book and lyrics) and Joshua Rosenblum (music and lyrics), the musical ran Off-Broadway last winter to much acclaim and received four Drama Desk nominations, including Outstanding Music and Lyrics.

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, July 8- with Bernadette Peters,  Raul Esparza & Mor Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, July 8- with Bernadette Peters, Raul Esparza & More!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2020

Today (July 8) in live streaming: The Public Theater premieres The Line, Bernadette Peters visits Stars in the House, and so much more!

Wake Up With BWW 7/8: Petition Launched to Rename the Longacre Theatre After Nick Cor Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/8: Petition Launched to Rename the Longacre Theatre After Nick Cordero, and More
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2020

Today's top stories: a petition has launched to rename to Longacre Theatre after Nick Cordero, and more!

FROM OUR HOME TO YOUR HOME Programming Continues at Milwaukee Rep Photo FROM OUR HOME TO YOUR HOME Programming Continues at Milwaukee Rep
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020

Milwaukee Rep continues From Our Home to Your Home online programming through September thanks to the support of Donald & Donna Baumgartner, Elizabeth Quadracci Harned Family and the donors to the Double-Down for Artists Challenge which raised a total of $109,000 to support Milwaukee Rep's artists that have been severely impacted by COVID-19.

On The Quays Hosts 5th Annual Pride Concert Photo On The Quays Hosts 5th Annual Pride Concert
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2020

On The Quays is celebrating coming out while staying in!

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, March 27- with Cheyenne Jackson, Mandy Gonzalez and Mo Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, March 27- with Cheyenne Jackson, Mandy Gonzalez and More!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2020

Broadway might be dark this month, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway today, March 27, 2020.

Wake Up With BWW 3/27: National Theatre Streams Productions For Free, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/27: National Theatre Streams Productions For Free, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 27, 2020

Today's top stories: The National Theatre streams their NT Live shows for free, and more!

BWW Review: Syracuse Stage's Stunning Production of AMADEUS Opens and Closes all in o Photo BWW Review: Syracuse Stage's Stunning Production of AMADEUS Opens and Closes all in one Historical Performance
by Natasha Ashley - Mar 15, 2020

Syracuse Stage's stunning production of Amadeus under the always meticulous direction of Robert Hupp opened on Friday, March 13, 2020 and also closed on the same night due to the coronavirus outbreak. The decision to suspend the rest of the production's run was a choice that Hupp told the audience a?oewas the right thing to do.a?? Although Governor Cuomo banned gatherings of more than 500 people, the Archbold Theater seats 499 so the board technically had the choice. They made the right, yet very tough choice like so many theaters across the country.

AMADEUS Brings Mozart, Mystery And Murder to Syracuse Stage Photo AMADEUS Brings Mozart, Mystery And Murder to Syracuse Stage
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2020

Did artistic rivalry and jealousy lead to the murder of one of the world's greatest composers? This intriguing question is at the heart of Peter Shaffer's 1979 play a?oeAmadeus,a?? which Syracuse Stage presents March 11 a?" 29, directed by artistic director Robert Hupp.

Photo Flash: The Drama League Presents APPEARANCES and THE LOVER as Part of Directo Photo Photo Flash: The Drama League Presents APPEARANCES and THE LOVER as Part of DirectorFest
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2020

The Drama League presents DirectorFest,  the only festival in the United States dedicated to the art of contemporary stage directing.  The festival series that began January 10, 2020 continues with an evening of short plays with The Lover  by Harold Pinter, directed by NJ Agwuna,  and Appearances by Tina Howe, directed by Lindsey Hope Pearlman.  

Photo Flash: First Look at THE SPORTING LIFE OF ICARUS JONES at THE DROWNING GIRLS at Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE SPORTING LIFE OF ICARUS JONES at THE DROWNING GIRLS at DirectorFest
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2020

The Drama League presents DirectorFest, the only festival in the United States dedicated to the art of contemporary stage directing. The festival series that began January 10, 2020 continues with an evening of short plays probing the complexity of relationships with The Sporting Life of Icarus Jones by Marcus Gardley, directed by Chika Ike, and The Drowning Girls by Beth Graham, Charlie Tomlinson, and Daniela Vlaskalic, directed by Rebecca Marzalek-Kelly. The limited engagement began January 24, 2020 for three performances through January 25, 2020 at The New Ohio Theatre (154 Christopher Street). Tickets are priced at $45 Premium Seating | $25 General Seating | $20 Drama League/SDC/AEA/DG Members.

The Drama League's DIRECTORFEST Will Continue with THE SPORTING LIFE OF ICARUS JONES  Photo The Drama League's DIRECTORFEST Will Continue with THE SPORTING LIFE OF ICARUS JONES and THE DROWNING GIRLS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2020

The Drama League (Artistic Director Gabriel Stelian-Shanks, Executive Director Bevin Ross) will present the 36th annual *DirectorFest, the only festival in the United States dedicated to the art of contemporary stage directing.

Winners Announced For 2019 BroadwayWorld Milwaukee Awards Photo Winners Announced For 2019 BroadwayWorld Milwaukee Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2020

Following a record number of nominations and votes, winners have been announced for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Milewaukee Awards, brought to you by TodayTix!! The nominees were set, audiences voted, and now we get to recognize local theatres and performers for their outstanding achievement!

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