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Photos: Go Inside Ailey's #REUNITEDWEDANCE Opening Night Gala Benefit Photo Photos: Go Inside Ailey's #REUNITEDWEDANCE Opening Night Gala Benefit
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 2021

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater kicked off its three-week 2021 homecoming season December 1 with a one-night only gala benefit complete with an inspirational performance at New York City Center and star-studded dinner-party at the Ziegfeld Ballroom. 

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's New York City Center Homecoming Season Kicks Off Photo Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's New York City Center Homecoming Season Kicks Off This Week
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 30, 2021

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater kicks off its homecoming season with a one-night only gala benefit on Wednesday, December 1 at 7pm, complete with an exceptional performance at New York City Center and dinner-party at the Ziegfeld Ballroom.

Photos: Go Inside the Second Stage Gala Honoring Lynn Nottage and Debra Martin Chase Photo Photos: Go Inside the Second Stage Gala Honoring Lynn Nottage and Debra Martin Chase
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2021

Second Stage Theater's 2021 Fall Gala honored Producer DEBRA MARTIN CHASE and Playwright Lynn Nottage at a one-night-only celebration on Monday, November 15, 2021 at Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers. Ms. Chase and Ms. Nottage are both members of Second Stage Theater's Board of Directors.

Showtime Picks Up YOUR HONOR for Season Two Photo Showtime Picks Up YOUR HONOR for Season Two
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 24, 2021

YOUR HONOR, produced by CBS Studios in association with KingSize Productions, is based on the Israeli series Kvodo created by Ron Ninio and Shlomo Mashiach. Rob Golenberg, Alon Aranya, Ninio, Mashiach, Ram Landes, Ron Eilon and Danna Stern also serve as executive producers. 

Photos: Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park Returns with MERRY WIVES Photo Photos: Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park Returns with MERRY WIVES
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 9, 2021

Shakespeare in the Park is back! On Friday night, MERRY WIVES celebrated its opening at the Delacorte Theater, where it will run through Saturday, September 18. The play is adapted by Jocelyn Bioh and directed by Saheem Ali.

The Public Theater's THE LINE Starring Santino Fontana, Alison Pill and More Returns  Photo The Public Theater's THE LINE Starring Santino Fontana, Alison Pill and More Returns For Encore Streaming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2021

The Public Theater announced today the return of THE LINE, written by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen and directed by Blank. First performed live on Zoom on July 8, 2020, the world premiere play was viewed more than 55,000 times in 18 countries during its limited streaming run last summer.

Lakeshore Records To Release 'Concrete Cowboy -- Music From The Netflix Film' Digital Photo Lakeshore Records To Release 'Concrete Cowboy -- Music From The Netflix Film' Digitally April 2
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 1, 2021

Lakeshore Records is set to release Concrete Cowboy-Music From the Netflix Film digitally on April 2 with music by Kevin Matley.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for CONCRETE COWBOY on Netflix Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for CONCRETE COWBOY on Netflix
by Stage Tube - Mar 16, 2021

When fifteen year-old Cole (Caleb McLaughlin) is expelled from school in Detroit, he is sent to North Philadelphia to live with Harp (Idris Elba), his estranged father.

Cinnabar Theater To Present Bay Area Premiere Of ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKE Photo Cinnabar Theater To Present Bay Area Premiere Of ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 4, 2021

Cinnabar Theater today announced plans to present the Bay Area premiere of playwright James Lecesne's critically acclaimed one-man play, The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey, starring renowned actor Michael Pavone in his Cinnabar Theater debut and directed by Nathan Cummings in a performance to be virtually broadcast beginning Friday, January 22 at 7 p.m., continuing with on-demand streaming through Sunday, January 31.

Showtime Will Air New Episode of YOUR HONOR Early Photo Showtime Will Air New Episode of YOUR HONOR Early
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 29, 2020

SHOWTIME has announced that the fifth installment of¬†YOUR HONOR,¬†starring¬†Oscar nominee and Emmy, Golden Globe¬ģ, Screen Actors Guild¬ģ¬†and Tony¬ģ¬†Award winner Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad), will release early for streaming and on-demand viewing on Thursday, December 31.

The Acting Company Announces Holiday Benefit With John Rando and Rainn Wilson Photo The Acting Company Announces Holiday Benefit With John Rando and Rainn Wilson
by Stephi Wild - Dec 7, 2020

The Acting Company today announces they will celebrate the holiday season with a virtual benefit performance of songs, readings, holiday traditions, and hijinks that will feature alumni and friends of the company.

The Acting Company Announces Holiday Benefit With John Rando and Rainn Wilson Photo The Acting Company Announces Holiday Benefit With John Rando and Rainn Wilson
by Stephi Wild - Nov 20, 2020

The Acting Company (Ian Belknap, Artistic Director; Margot Harley, Founder) today announces they will celebrate the holiday season with a virtual benefit performance of songs, readings, holiday traditions, and hijinks that will feature alumni and friends of the company. 

Stage Veteran Terrence Clowe Steps Into Feminist Icon Biopic THE GLORIAS Photo Stage Veteran Terrence Clowe Steps Into Feminist Icon Biopic THE GLORIAS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 12, 2020

Terrence Clowe is a stage veteran having performed in some of the most familiar shows around the world. Currently, as theaters sit dark, the always-working-performer now emerging on-screen in the original Gloria Steinhem biopic, THE GLORIAS, helmed by visionary director Julie Taymor.

Julie Taymor, Julianne Moore, and Alicia Vikander Join THE GLORIAS Panel at Cooper Un Photo Julie Taymor, Julianne Moore, and Alicia Vikander Join THE GLORIAS Panel at Cooper Union
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 23, 2020

Cooper Union hosts the extraordinary cast and creators of The Glorias, the new biopic about Gloria Steinem, to discuss how women overcome differences to question structures of power and find ways of uniting around meaningful action, along with stories from the making of the movie.

VIDEO: Watch the Second Trailer for YOUR HONOR With Bryan Cranston Photo VIDEO: Watch the Second Trailer for YOUR HONOR With Bryan Cranston
by Stage Tube - Oct 22, 2020

Premiering on Sunday, December 6 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

Review Roundup: THE GLORIAS, Directed by Julie Taymor Photo Review Roundup: THE GLORIAS, Directed by Julie Taymor
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 30, 2020

'The Glorias' is coming! The film is now available to stream on Amazon Prime Video. 

Juilliard Presents Livestreamed Celebration Of Collaboration And Creativity With Virt Photo Juilliard Presents Livestreamed Celebration Of Collaboration And Creativity With Virtual Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 25, 2020

Juilliard presents its first-ever Virtual Gala on Monday, October 5, 2020, at 7pm, celebrating the creativity and unparalleled excellence that is Juilliard in the studio, on stage, and in the virtual space.

Showtime Debuts Trailer for YOUR HONOR, Starring Bryan Cranston Photo Showtime Debuts Trailer for YOUR HONOR, Starring Bryan Cranston
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 17, 2020

SHOWTIME has released the official trailer for the upcoming limited series¬†YOUR HONOR,¬†starring Oscar nominee and Emmy, Golden Globe¬ģ, Screen Actors Guild¬ģ¬†and Tony¬ģ¬†Award winner Bryan Cranston.

TIFF Presents Free Digital Screening of CONCRETE COWBOY to 500 Frontline Workers Photo TIFF Presents Free Digital Screening of CONCRETE COWBOY to 500 Frontline Workers
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 8, 2020

Since March, essential frontline workers have played an important role in our community, ensuring everyone has access to critical services including health care, food, and transportation.

VIDEO: Watch a Teaser for THE GLORIAS, From Julie Taymor & Sarah Ruhl Photo VIDEO: Watch a Teaser for THE GLORIAS, From Julie Taymor & Sarah Ruhl
by Stage Tube - Sep 3, 2020

Journalist, fighter, and feminist Gloria Steinem is an indelible icon known for her world-shaping activism, guidance of the revolutionary womena??s movement, and writing that has impacted generations.

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