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Tickets For All Philly POPS LIGHTS UP! SHOWTIME! Shows Now On Sale Photo Tickets For All Philly POPS LIGHTS UP! SHOWTIME! Shows Now On Sale
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 30, 2021

The Philly POPS announced today that tickets for the 2021–2022 Lights Up! Showtime! season are on sale now. The POPS will celebrate this new season will a free public performance, Dancin' in Dilworth with The Philly POPS little BIG Band, on August 4, from 5:30–7:00 p.m. at Dilworth Park.

Full Casting Announced for the West End Return of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Photo Full Casting Announced for the West End Return of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2021

The hit production of TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL will re-open at the Aldwych Theatre on 28 July 2021 following over a year of shutdown across the West End.

Patti LuPone and Carrie Fisher to Receive Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2022 Photo Patti LuPone and Carrie Fisher to Receive Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2021

The 2022 inductees for Hollywood's iconic Walk of Fame have been announced and among this year's star recipients are two-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone and late pop culture icon and Broadway playwright, Carrie Fisher. 

West End Cast of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs on THIS MORNING Photo West End Cast of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs on THIS MORNING
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2021

The cast of  Tina - The Tina Turner Musical joined This Morning for a virtual performance! Tina - The Tina Turner Musical will re-open at the Aldwych Theatre on 28 July 2021 following over a year of shutdown across the West End with a cast led by Aisha Jawando and Jammy Kasongo as Tina and Ike.

TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Will Return to the West End on 28 July Photo TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Will Return to the West End on 28 July
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2021

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical will re-open at the Aldwych Theatre on 28 July 2021 following over a year of shutdown - get the new show schedule here including new Sunday performances!

Feinstein's/54 Below To Reopen June 17; Upcoming Concerts to Feature Andy Karl & Orfe Photo Feinstein's/54 Below To Reopen June 17; Upcoming Concerts to Feature Andy Karl & Orfeh, Andre De Shields, Alice Ripley & More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2021

After a 15-month shutdown due to the COVID-19 epidemic, proprietors Steve Baruch, Richard Frankel, and Tom Viertel have announced that “Broadway’s Supper Club” Feinstein’s/54 Below will reopen its iconic red door for live performances on June 17, 2021. 

The Philly POPS Announces Dates for 2021â€"2022 Lights Up! Showtime! Season Photo The Philly POPS Announces Dates for 2021â€"2022 Lights Up! Showtime! Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2021

The Philly POPS announced today the dates for the 2021–2022 Lights Up! Showtime! season, a dynamic new lineup featuring eight exciting shows, with all-new programs and returning fan-favorite guest artists. 

The Music Of Billy Joel To Be Celebrated In New Tour THE BILLY JOEL SONGBOOK Photo The Music Of Billy Joel To Be Celebrated In New Tour THE BILLY JOEL SONGBOOK
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2021

Singer-songwriter and pianist Elio Pacewill tour his award-winning show The Billy Joel Songbook this autumn. This live show celebrating the music of Billy Joel will visit towns and cities across England and Wales from September 24.

The Winter Park Playhouse Presents THE PIONEERS OF ROCK AND SOUL Photo The Winter Park Playhouse Presents THE PIONEERS OF ROCK AND SOUL
by Stephi Wild - Apr 7, 2021

This special 90-minute show will be held at The Winter Park Playhouse with socially distanced seating in place.  Net proceeds will support The Winter Park Playhouse's year-round musical programming in-house and out in the community. 

BWW Feature: At Brandy's Piano Bar The Show Must Go On, Come Snow or Come Shine Photo BWW Feature: At Brandy's Piano Bar The Show Must Go On, Come Snow or Come Shine
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 28, 2021

Four decades later and in the middle of a show business shut down, Brandy's Piano Bar is still offering live entertainment ... and some great hot toddies.

Patrice Covington Releases New Rendition of 'My Favorite Things' Photo Patrice Covington Releases New Rendition of 'My Favorite Things'
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 18, 2020

Need a new favorite thing? Broadway veteran Patrice Covington (The Color Purple) has teamed with Keith Harris Experience to release a new single, a rendition of the classic 'My Favorite Things,' which is available now across all music platforms.

Epix Sets Premiere Date for BY ANY MEANS NECESSARY Docuseries Photo Epix Sets Premiere Date for BY ANY MEANS NECESSARY Docuseries
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 8, 2020

Premium television network EPIX® announced today that four-part docuseries By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem will premiere on November 8, 2020 at 10 PM ET/PT.

The Philly POPS Announces 2021â€"2022 Lights Up! Showtime! Season Photo The Philly POPS Announces 2021â€"2022 Lights Up! Showtime! Season
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2020

The Philly POPS has announced a dynamic new lineup for the 2021a?"2022 season, featuring eight exciting shows, including all-new programs and returning fan-favorite guest artists.

BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST PROTEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Bob Dylan, Aretha Fr Photo BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST PROTEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, John Lennon, Kendrick Lamar & More
by Peter Nason - Jun 18, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest protest songs from 1939-2020. See if your favorite songs or artists made the list!

BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MOTOWN SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Stevie Wonder, Diana  Photo BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MOTOWN SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye, the Jackson 5 & More
by Peter Nason - Jun 11, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest Motown songs from 1960-1994. See if your favorite songs or artists made the list!

Edmonds Center For Arts Announces 2020/21 Season Photo Edmonds Center For Arts Announces 2020/21 Season
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2020

Edmonds Center for the Arts has announced its 20/21 Season, including Mary Wilson of The Supremes and Martha Reeves & The Vandellas, Elvin Bishop and Charlie Musselwhite, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Asleep at The Wheel, Colin Mochrie, and more.

Hale Barns Carnival 2020 Festival is Postponed Until 2021 Photo Hale Barns Carnival 2020 Festival is Postponed Until 2021
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2020

Organisers of the Hales Barns Carnival have announced that the festival will not take place this year due to the Coronavirus Pandemic. They have revealed that they will return next year from Friday 16 a?" Sunday 18 July 2021.

Hale Barns Carnival Organisers Announce 'Party At Home' Event Photo Hale Barns Carnival Organisers Announce 'Party At Home' Event
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2020

Organisers of the annual Hale Barns Carnival have announced a new 'Party At Home' live streaming week-long festival on April 6th-12th, which sees a selection of star names and local acts performing a live concert from their homes each night. The event will be streamed for free to followers of the Hale Barns Carnival Facebook page.

Segerstrom Center for the Arts to Celebrate International Women's Month With Free Eve Photo Segerstrom Center for the Arts to Celebrate International Women's Month With Free Event
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 9, 2020

Segerstrom Center for the Arts is celebrating International Women's Month on Saturday, March 21 on the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza with a FREE event where you can meet inspiring female creators and indulge your own DIY spirit at Rock, Paper, Scissors: ¡DAMAS! Live music pulsating from the Argyros Plaza stage will provide an energetic soundtrack to inspire your creativity. The pop-rock sisters of the Sledge Grits Band will kick off the afternoon, followed by Go Betty Go and their punk rock, rough and tumble sound. Between sets, join us for an open forum conversation with several prominent SoCal women artists and innovators about creativity and what drives them. Try your hand at some art of your own with a colorful mixed media collage workshop led by local artist Trinh Mai. And don't forget to stop by the Segerstrom Center booth and create a pin with our special button-making machine! While you take a break from art-making, enjoy drink specials and tasty bites from George's Café.

Aisha Jawando and Jammy Kasongo Will Lead TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL in London Photo Aisha Jawando and Jammy Kasongo Will Lead TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL in London
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2020

Aisha Jawando and Jammy Kasongo will lead the cast as Tina and Ike in TINA a?" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL as the hit production enters its third year in the West End. Joining them and making her West End debut is Chanel Haynes as the alternate Tina.

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