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BWW Review: THE COLOR PURPLE at The Laboratory Theater Of Florida Photo BWW Review: THE COLOR PURPLE at The Laboratory Theater Of Florida
by Elizabeth James - Sep 7, 2021

THE COLOR PURPLE is now playing at The Laboratory Theater of Florida. The story follows Celie as she journeys through life and overcomes hardships to discover the power of love and courage.

Midge Ure Returns to Tour North America This Fall Photo Midge Ure Returns to Tour North America This Fall
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 1, 2021

The last time¬†Ure¬†toured the states was in early 2020 with his one man¬†‚ÄėSongs, Questions and Answers‚Äô and in spring 2020 the 1980 Tour hit New Zealand and¬†Australia just at the same time as Covid-19.

Cast Announced For SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM at Hill Country Community Theatre Photo Cast Announced For SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM at Hill Country Community Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - May 4, 2021

The Hill Country Community Theatre presents ‚ÄúSide By Side By Sondheim‚ÄĚ for six performances only, June 4 ‚Äď 13, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 2:00 PM.

LOVE SPRINGS ETERNAL Marks the Reopening of the Hill Country Community Theatre Photo LOVE SPRINGS ETERNAL Marks the Reopening of the Hill Country Community Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 13, 2021

The Great White Way has always been the ultimate go-to spot for epic songs of romance.  The Hill Country Community Theatre puts a bouquet of these beauteous Broadway ballads on center stage. 

Jakko Jakszyk 'It All Makes Sense' From Secrets & Lies Out October 23 Photo Jakko Jakszyk 'It All Makes Sense' From Secrets & Lies Out October 23
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 11, 2020

Jakko M Jakszyk (King Crimson), recently announced the release of his forthcoming new solo album 'Secrets & Lies' on the 23rd October 2020.

Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders Announce New Album Photo Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders Announce New Album
by Abigail Charpentier - Oct 15, 2019

On November 8, Taylor Hawkins will descend from the levitating drum throne on which he's spent two years on tour supporting Foo Fighters' international #1 album¬†Concrete and Gold.¬†The forthcoming third Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders album,¬†Get The Money, will be released by Shanabelle/RCA Records on that date, and can be pre-ordered now with all pre-orders receiving the instant grat track 'Crossed The Line‚ÄĚ (featuring guest turns from Hawkins' bandmate Dave Grohl and Yes vocalist Jon Davison).

AS MUCH AS I CAN Finds Principal Cast Photo AS MUCH AS I CAN Finds Principal Cast
by Julie Musbach - Jul 30, 2019

Harley & Co. announces principal casting for As Much As I Can, a unique and powerful piece of activist, experiential theatre by Sarah Hall and directed by James Andrew Walsh. As Much As I Can will play 10 performances at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street) from September 12-16 (two shows nightly at 7:00 and 9:30 PM).Produced by Harley & Co., and supported by ViiV Healthcare, the production is designed by Harley & Co. Additional casting is to be announced.

AS MUCH AS I CAN to Play Run at Joe's Pub This Fall Photo AS MUCH AS I CAN to Play Run at Joe's Pub This Fall
by Julie Musbach - Jul 22, 2019

A unique and powerful piece of activist, experiential theatre, Sarah Hall's As Much As I Can will play 10 performances at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street) from September 12-16 (two shows nightly at 7:00 and 9:30 PM). James Andrew Walsh will direct. Produced by Harley & Co., and supported by Viiv Healthcare, the production is designed by Harley & Co. Additional creative team and casting is to be announced.

Photo Flash: TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Celebrates One Year on the West End Photo Photo Flash: TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Celebrates One Year on the West End
by Stephi Wild - Apr 25, 2019

Nkeki Obi-Melekwe (Tina Turner) and Ashley Zhangazha (Ike Turner) led the cast of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL on stage last night (24 April 2019) as the hit West End show celebrated its first birthday.

BWW Review: I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE at FSW's Black Box Theatre Photo BWW Review: I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE at FSW's Black Box Theatre
by Emily Yorgey - Apr 2, 2019

FSW College Theatre's production of I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE handles the topics of dating, love, marriage, and more in a funny, quick-witted musical revue.

ELECTRIC SOUL FESTIVAL Presents Kool & The Gang, Level 42, Heather Small, The Brand N Photo ELECTRIC SOUL FESTIVAL Presents Kool & The Gang, Level 42, Heather Small, The Brand New Heavies
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 29, 2019

Four iconic acts will appear on the smoothest line-up of the year at The O2 on September 7th, in what will be THE key date in the calendar for funk and soul fans, the inaugural Electric Soul Festival.

Kellogg Partners With GLAAD For Spirit Day, Launching 'All Together' Cereal Photo Kellogg Partners With GLAAD For Spirit Day, Launching 'All Together' Cereal
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 18, 2018

Kellogg Company firmly believes in equity and inclusion in the workplace, marketplace and in the communities where we work and live. Continuing its commitment to inclusion, Kellogg is again partnering with GLAAD as an official sponsor of Spirit Day, the largest, most visible anti-bullying campaign in the world. Kellogg, its brands, and employees, are 'going purple', the color of spirit on the rainbow flag, to stand up to bullying and show support for LGBTQ youth.

Bassists Colin Edwin, Lorenzo Feliciati Blend Pop and Prog on TWINSCAPES VOL. 2, Out  Photo Bassists Colin Edwin, Lorenzo Feliciati Blend Pop and Prog on TWINSCAPES VOL. 2, Out on RareNoise
by Tori Hartshorn - Sep 24, 2018

For their second Twinscapes collaboration, bassists Colin Edwin (of Porcupine Tree and Metallic Taste Of Blood) and Lorenzo Feliciati(Naked Truth, Berserk!) address their respective '80s pop roots in the context of the same ambient soundscapes, freewheeling improvisations and prog-rock flurries that graced their 2014 self-titled RareNoiseRecords debut. Picture Soft Cell jamming with King Crimson, Ultravox with EL&P, Depeche Mode with Giant Giant and you've got an idea of what's happening on Twinscapes Vol. 2: A Modern Approach To The Dancefloor.

Midge Ure + Paul Young Announce Leg Two of The Soundtrack Of Your Life Tour Photo Midge Ure + Paul Young Announce Leg Two of The Soundtrack Of Your Life Tour
by Macon Prickett - Jun 26, 2018

Grammy and Brit Award winning musician Midge Ure will return to North America on a co-headline tour with old friend, and fellow Brit, Paul Young. The second leg of  the 'Soundtrack of your Life' Tour will hit the west coast starting in August, down through Texas ending up in the southeast mid September.

Midge Ure and Paul Young Kick Off The Soundtrack Of Your Life Tour This Week Photo Midge Ure and Paul Young Kick Off The Soundtrack Of Your Life Tour This Week
by Macon Prickett - Jun 6, 2018

Grammy and Brit Award winning musician Midge Ure returns to North America on a co-headline tour with old friend, and fellow Brit, Paul Young. The first leg of the 'Soundtrack of your Life' Tour starts this week and will run through the end of the month in Cincinnati, OH with more to be announced, including a west coast run in August. 

Jack Bruce's SUNSHINE OF YOUR LOVE to Screen at Curzon Mayfair Photo Jack Bruce's SUNSHINE OF YOUR LOVE to Screen at Curzon Mayfair
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2018

On the first anniversary of Jack Bruce's passing, a star-studded line up of world class musicians performed a moving musical tribute to the Scottish legend at The Roundhouse in London.

Curzon Mayfair Presents A Screening Of Jack Bruce Tribute Concert Photo Curzon Mayfair Presents A Screening Of Jack Bruce Tribute Concert
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2018

On the first anniversary of Jack Bruce's passing, a star-studded line up of world class musicians performed a moving musical tribute to the Scottish legend at The Roundhouse in London.

Midge Ure & Paul Young Announce U.S. Co-Headline Dates
The Soundtrack Of Your Life T Photo Midge Ure & Paul Young Announce U.S. Co-Headline Dates The Soundtrack Of Your Life Tour
by Macon Prickett - Mar 28, 2018

Grammy and Brit Award winning musician Midge Ure returns to North America this summer on a co-headline tour with old friend, and fellow Brit, Paul Young. The first leg of the 'Soundtrack of your Life' Tour will hit Texas, the Midwest and Northeast with more to be announced including a second leg hitting the west coast in August. 

Level 42 Eternity Tour Comes To Manchester Opera House As Part Of UK Tour Photo Level 42 Eternity Tour Comes To Manchester Opera House As Part Of UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2017

Hit makers Level 42 will embark on a 19-date Eternity Tour of the UK in October 2018 following last year's sell-out shows in the UK and Europe. With special guests The Blow Monkeys, the show comes to Manchester Opera House on Wednesday 3 October and tickets go on general sale at 9am this Friday, 27 October.

Historic Foreigner Reunion of Founding Members Sets Stage for Next Week's HONEY WEST Show in NYC
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 21, 2017

Last night, one of rock's most desired reunions made history last night when IAN McDONALD of HONEY WEST joined fellow original Foreigner members Lou Gramm and Al Greenwood for an impromptu appearance with Foreigner on stage ? for the first time since 1980 ? at the Northwell Health Jones Beach Theatre for a memorable rendition of some of the band's biggest hits as part of its 40th anniversary tour.

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