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Bio:
Matthew Steffens is a NYC based director, choreographer, performer and educator. Previous credits include Broadway/Off Broadway: Doctor Zhivago, Queen of the Night (Drama Desk Award),SUPERHERO, Pretty Hunger (Public Theater), Bountiful (R.Evolucion Latina), BC BEAT. Regional ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Matthew Steffens is a NYC based director, choreographer, performer and educator. Previous credits include Broadway/Off Broadway: Doctor Zhivago, Queen of the Night (Drama Desk Award),SUPERHERO, Pretty Hunger (Public Theater), Bountiful (R.Evolucion Latina), BC BEAT. Regional ... (read complete bio)
DANCEFEST - a Weekend of Free Dance Classes to Feature Artists From IN THE HEIGHTS, O Photo DANCEFEST - a Weekend of Free Dance Classes to Feature Artists From IN THE HEIGHTS, ON YOUR FEET, NYCB & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 18, 2021

CB Festival Productions has partnered with Salgado Productions to provide an international opportunity of a dance weekend training free of charge in 2021. Classes in ballet, hiphop, street jazz, and latin fusion will be given virtually on January 23rd and 24th.

R.Evolución Latina's BEYOND BROADWAY WORKSHOP SERIES Featuring Sergio Trujillo & Mor Photo R.Evolución Latina's BEYOND BROADWAY WORKSHOP SERIES Featuring Sergio Trujillo & More Has Moved Online
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2020

R.Evolución Latina's annual Beyond Workshop Series scheduled to begin on April 17th has moved to an online program. In light of the global response to Covid-19, RL rallied its teaching artists and creatives to take action.

Karen Olivo, Ariana DeBose & Sergio Trujillo Among Others Join R.Evolución Latina's  Photo Karen Olivo, Ariana DeBose & Sergio Trujillo Among Others Join R.Evolución Latina's 2019 Dance-A-Thon Fundraiser
by Rebecca Russo - Oct 16, 2019

The non-profit arts organization R.Evolución Latina (RL) has provided programming since 2007 and continues to unite artists, youth and beyond as they gear up for 2020 at the 7th Annual Dance-A-Thon on November 10th 2019. 

JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT at Axelrod Inspires Theatregoers Photo JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT at Axelrod Inspires Theatregoers
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 24, 2019

Celebrating its 50th year of storytelling, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is currently being performed at the Axelrod Performing Arts Center. This Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice classic is a biblical reimagining of Joseph and his coat of many colors, following the journey of Israel's favorite son, his trials with his eleven brothers, and the triumps in giving and forgiveness.

BWW Interview: Josh Canfield in JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT at Axelr Photo BWW Interview: Josh Canfield in JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT at Axelrod Performing Arts Center
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 9, 2019

Broadwayworld.com had the pleasure of interviewing Josh Canfield about his career and 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat' at Axelrod Performing Arts Center.

Casting Announced for JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT At Axelrod PAC Photo Casting Announced for JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT At Axelrod PAC
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 8, 2019

The Axelrod Performing Arts Center added an extra show this season-Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat-for beachgoing theatergoers on the Jersey Shore. Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's first collaboration, which has had many lives over its fifty years, has been reimagined by director-choreographer Matthew Steffens and musical directorconductor Andrew Sotomayor. "So much of the score is iconic, but we had a tremendous desire to freshen it up, so we have voices and orchestrated the production so this is a one-of-a-kind production just for the Axelrod," says Steffens. 

Photo Flash: R.Evolución Latina Presents THE TEMPEST Photo Photo Flash: R.Evolución Latina Presents THE TEMPEST
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 27, 2019

R.Evolucion Latina's new vision of one of William Shakespeare's final plays, The Tempest opened last night at Pregones Theater. The stunning visual production is a story of forgiveness, acceptance, and the magic that lies in all of us.

VIDEO: R.Evolucion Latina Presents Shakespeare's THE TEMPEST Photo VIDEO: R.Evolucion Latina Presents Shakespeare's THE TEMPEST
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jun 27, 2019

R.Evolucion Latina's new vision of one of William Shakespeare's final plays, The Tempest opened last night at Pregones Theater.

'Survivor' Contestant Josh Canfield Stars In JOSEPH & THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCO Photo 'Survivor' Contestant Josh Canfield Stars In JOSEPH & THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT On The Jersey Shore
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 21, 2019

Josh Canfield (NBC's Survivor fame and Broadway's "Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812") debuts in the Axelrod PAC's musical https:www.axelrodartscenter.comjoseph-at-axelrod alongside Peter LaPrade ("The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical") in the title role, and Amma Osei (Broadway's "Rock of Ages") as the Narrator. The musical runs for 15 performances from July 11 through July 28.

Photo Flash: R.Evolución Latina Presents Shakespeare's THE TEMPEST Photo Photo Flash: R.Evolución Latina Presents Shakespeare's THE TEMPEST
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 19, 2019

Shakespeare's Farewell! Take a look inside R.Evolucion Latina's new vision of one William Shakespeare's final plays, The Tempest. A story of revenge, forgiveness, acceptance, and the magic that lies in all of us.

VIDEO: Sharrod Williams Takes Over Instagram at The Muny's Guys and Dolls! Photo VIDEO: Sharrod Williams Takes Over Instagram at The Muny's Guys and Dolls!
by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2019

We lucked out this weekend as Sharrod Williams took BroadwayWorld behind the scenes at The Muni's first show of their 101st season, Guys and Dolls! So in case you missed it (or just want to relive all of the fun and excitement), we compiled clips for you to enjoy. Check it all out in this special video!

GUYS AND DOLL's Sharrod Williams Takes Over Instagram Tomorrow! Photo GUYS AND DOLL's Sharrod Williams Takes Over Instagram Tomorrow!
by Linnae Medeiros - Jun 15, 2019

Luck be a lady! Sharrod Williams is taking over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story at the MUNY's production of Guys and Dolls tomorrow, June 16th! Be sure to tune in throughout the day to get a peek behind-the-scenes of the closing night of the MUNY's first show of the season! We know you'll love it, a bushel and a peck, so you're not gonna want to miss it!

Review Roundup: GUYS AND DOLLS at MUNY; What Did The Critics Think? Photo Review Roundup: GUYS AND DOLLS at MUNY; What Did The Critics Think?
by Alan Henry - Jun 13, 2019

The MUNY's production of GUYS AND DOLLS just opened! The production runs through June 16, 2019. What did the critics think? Read all the reviews!

Photo Flash: First Look at Ben Davis, Kendra Kassebaum, and the Cast of the Muny's GU Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Ben Davis, Kendra Kassebaum, and the Cast of the Muny's GUYS AND DOLLS
by Julie Musbach - Jun 11, 2019

We've got a first look at the Muny's production of Guys and Dolls!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Muny's GUYS AND DOLLS Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Muny's GUYS AND DOLLS
by Alan Henry - Jun 11, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's production of GUYS AND DOLLS! Check out the video!

Ken Page and More Join The Muny's GUYS AND DOLLS Photo Ken Page and More Join The Muny's GUYS AND DOLLS
by Alan Henry - May 8, 2019

BroadwayWorld has learned today the complete cast, design and production team for Guys and Dolls, the first show of its second century, June 10 - 16.

Axelrod Performing Arts Center Announces 2019 Musicals - MAMMA MIA!, GUYS AND DOLLS,  Photo Axelrod Performing Arts Center Announces 2019 Musicals - MAMMA MIA!, GUYS AND DOLLS, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 26, 2018

The Axelrod Performing Arts Center, New Jersey's newest professional theater, announces an exciting lineup of main-stage musicals for the 2019 season, including "Mamma Mia!," Elton John and Tim Rice's "Aida," "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," and "Guys and Dolls."

R.Evolución Latina's 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon Raised Over $75,000 Photo R.Evolución Latina's 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon Raised Over $75,000
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 21, 2018

Broadway veterans, R.Evolucion Latina's students from adult and children's program and volunteers joined hands to support the organization and its yearly programming at Harlem School of the Arts. The Dance-A-Thon is not only a fundraiser but also an annual reflection of the organization's mission.

Broadway At R.Evolución Latina Announces 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon Photo Broadway At R.Evolución Latina Announces 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 8, 2018

For the past 6 years, R.Evolucion Latina (RL) has come together as a community to raise funds by daring to go beyond by dancing for 5 hours at their annual Dance-A-Thon. This grassroots event, has raised more than $200,000 since its inception.

Photo Flash: First Look at Heritage Theatre Festival's A CHORUS LINE Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Heritage Theatre Festival's A CHORUS LINE
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 26, 2018

Get a first look at Heritage Theatre Festival's season-opening production of A Chorus Line!

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