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BWW Review: DANCING LESSONS at North Coast Rep Photo BWW Review: DANCING LESSONS at North Coast Rep
by E.H. Reiter - Sep 15, 2021

Life may be a dance, but none of us know the steps and we’re all listening to a different song. In DANCING LESSONS now playing at North Coast Rep through October, 3rd shows that all it takes is a little empathy, and trying to stretch out your comfort zone to find someone who will dance along with you, even if just for one song.

BWW Review: DANCING LESSONS at North Coast Rep Photo BWW Review: DANCING LESSONS at North Coast Rep
by E.H. Reiter - Sep 15, 2021

Life may be a dance, but none of us know the steps and we’re all listening to a different song. In DANCING LESSONS now playing at North Coast Rep through October, 3rd shows that all it takes is a little empathy, and trying to stretch out your comfort zone to find someone who will dance along with you, even if just for one song.

Photos/Video: First Look at the National Touring Cast of MY FAIR LADY Photo Photos/Video: First Look at the National Touring Cast of MY FAIR LADY
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021

The North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater's critically-acclaimed production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady officially returned on September 14, 2021 at The Hobby Center in Houston, TX. Directed by Bartlett Sher, the tour originally opened on December 19, 2019 at The Kennedy Center.

Photos: North Coast Repertory Theatre Presents DANCING LESSONS Photo Photos: North Coast Repertory Theatre Presents DANCING LESSONS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 10, 2021

North Coast Repertory Theatre is ringing in the New Season with Mark St. Germain’s entertaining and charming DANCING LESSONS. Two highly offbeat neighbors, a Broadway dancer and a science professor, forge an unexpected friendship as they face physical and emotional challenges.

The Most Profound Experiences Occur When Least Expected Photo The Most Profound Experiences Occur When Least Expected
by - Sep 8, 2021

Entertaining and charming! We meet two highly offbeat characters, a Broadway dancer and a science professor coping with physical and emotional challenges as they forge an unexpected friendship in this heartfelt play. Filled with laughs and the intricacies of the human condition, we witness their journey of discovery and personal triumph as they come to realize that sometimes the most profound experiences can occur when least expected.

Shereen Ahmed and Laird Mackintosh Will Lead the MY FAIR LADY Tour Photo Shereen Ahmed and Laird Mackintosh Will Lead the MY FAIR LADY Tour
by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2021

Returning to lead the cast are Shereen Ahmed as Eliza Doolittle, Laird Mackintosh as Professor  Henry Higgins, Leslie Alexander as Mrs. Higgins, Adam Grupper as Alfred P. Doolittle, Kevin  Pariseau as Colonel Pickering, Gayton Scott as Mrs. Pearce, and Sam Simahk as Freddy Eynsford-Hill. 

DANCING LESSONS Will Be Performed at North Coast Repertory Theatre Next Month Photo DANCING LESSONS Will Be Performed at North Coast Repertory Theatre Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2021

Richard Baird directs Leilani Smith* and Christopher M. Williams* on North Coast Rep’s mainstage. Audiences will see a full theatrical production with Choreography by Cate Caplin, sets by Scenic Designer Marty Burnett, Light Design Matt Novotny, Costumes by Elisa Benzoni, and Sound & Media Design Aaron Rumley and Prop Design Philip Korth.

DANCING LESSONS Announced At North Coast Repertory Theatre Photo DANCING LESSONS Announced At North Coast Repertory Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 16, 2021

North Coast Repertory Theatre is ringing in the New Season with Mark St. Germain's entertaining and charming DANCING LESSONS.

Lillias White, Nick Rashad Burroughs and More to Perform at Darkness RISING's Black M Photo Lillias White, Nick Rashad Burroughs and More to Perform at Darkness RISING's Black Mental Health Benefit Block Party
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2021

Join the Black Broadway community as they perform inspirational songs at the Darkness RISING: Live 4 Block Party! The 4th annual concert benefits Darkness RISING Nonprofit, a 501(c)3 organization which provides direct mental health resources to the Black community.

Dallas Black Dance Theatre To Take Part In Jacob's Pillow International Dance Festiva Photo Dallas Black Dance Theatre To Take Part In Jacob's Pillow International Dance Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2021

Dallas Black Dance Theatre is honored to be a part of the full artist lineup for Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival 2021.

Jacob's Pillow Announces Artist Line-Up for 2021 Summer Festival Photo Jacob's Pillow Announces Artist Line-Up for 2021 Summer Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2021

Jacob’s Pillow has announced the full artist line-up for its 2021 summer Festival—the first to feature both onsite and online programming. Onsite events run June 30-August 29, with online streaming through September 23.

Duke Energy Center and African American Cultural Festival Announce Partnership and Vi Photo Duke Energy Center and African American Cultural Festival Announce Partnership and Virtual Black History Month Program
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 12, 2021

Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts and the African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County (AACF) announce their new annual partnership which will feature four co-produced events. The events will focus on bringing the community together while honoring African American culture and heritage.

LA Rams' Aaron Donald Appears on Children's Show RYAN'S MYSTERY PLAYDATE Photo LA Rams' Aaron Donald Appears on Children's Show RYAN'S MYSTERY PLAYDATE
by Stephi Wild - Jan 3, 2021

Tomorrow, Jan. 4, Nickelodeon's Ryan's Mystery Playdate, the Emmy-nominated #1 TV show for preschoolers, will debut a special celebrity episode featuring the Los Angeles Rams' 2x NFL Defensive Player of the Year Aaron Donald.

YouTube Announces New Slate Dedicated to Amplifying Black Voices Photo YouTube Announces New Slate Dedicated to Amplifying Black Voices
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 7, 2020

YouTube today announced a global slate of new and returning projects, dedicated to amplifying Black voices.

Wake Up With BWW 10/2: Audra McDonald, George Salazar, and More Join STICKS & STONES, Photo Wake Up With BWW 10/2: Audra McDonald, George Salazar, and More Join STICKS & STONES, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 2, 2020

Today's top stories: the online premiere of Sticks and Stones will include Audra McDonald, Javier Muñoz, George Salazar, and more. Plus, 'Like Water For Chocolate' is coming to the stage from with music from La Santa Cecilia, and lyrics by Quiara Alegría Hudes.

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Wears Nothing But Boots in an Ad for R.M. Williams Photo VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Wears Nothing But Boots in an Ad for R.M. Williams
by Stage Tube - Oct 1, 2020

Hugh Jackman appears in his favorite boots - and nothing else - in an advertisement for retailer R.M. Williams.

VIDEOS: Watch Highlights From the Antonyo Awards, Featuring Amber Iman, Donald Webber Photo VIDEOS: Watch Highlights From the Antonyo Awards, Featuring Amber Iman, Donald Webber Jr., Charity Angel Dawson, Antoine L. Smith, Aisha Jackson, and More
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2020

Broadway Black, the multimedia organization highlighting the achievements of Black theatre artists presented the inaugural Antonyo Awards, a celebration of the Black Broadway and Off-Broadway community. Check out highlights from the event!

BWW Review: A vote for THE OUTSIDER at North Coast Repertory Theatre is a vote for la Photo BWW Review: A vote for THE OUTSIDER at North Coast Repertory Theatre is a vote for laughs
by E.H. Reiter - Feb 25, 2020

THE OUTSIDER now playing at North Coast Rep through March 22nd is the perfect comedy antithesis for a year that can feel like a neverending political drama.  A top-notch comedic cast this show delivers on the laughs with some pointed humor that makes the most of the sometimes counterintuitive feeling political system.

Nickelodeon Renews RYAN'S MYSTERY PLAYDATE for a Third Season Photo Nickelodeon Renews RYAN'S MYSTERY PLAYDATE for a Third Season
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 24, 2020

Nickelodeon has greenlit a third season of the top-rated preschool series Ryan's Mystery Playdate, starring eight-year-old YouTube superstar Ryan of Ryan's World. Created and produced by pocket.watch, the studio creating global franchises from the YouTube stars and characters loved by Generation Alpha, the live-action series follows Ryan as he tackles a series of imaginative, physical challenges and solves mystery box puzzles to reveal the identity of his playdate. Ryan's Mystery Playdate ranked as the number-one preschool series on all TV for 2019, and new season three episodes will begin airing this Spring. Ryan's Mystery Playdate airs regularly weekdays at 12:30 p.m. (ET/PT) on Nickelodeon and 4:30 p.m. (ET/PT) on the Nick Jr. channel.

Photo Flash: First Look at THE OUTSIDER At North Coast Repertory Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE OUTSIDER At North Coast Repertory Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2020

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents The Outsider by Paul Slade Smith, directed by David Ellenstein.

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