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McCarter Theatre Center Managing Director Apologizes For 'Arts and Culture Matter' Em Photo McCarter Theatre Center Managing Director Apologizes For 'Arts and Culture Matter' Email
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020

Michael S. Rosenberg, Managing Director of McCarter Theatre Center has issued an apology for the subject line on an email that was sent out from the theatre. The subject line said 'Arts and Culture Matter' which some took as the theatre equating arts and culture to the Black Lives Matter movement.

Virtual VARIETY SHOW LAB Announces Inaugural Summer Sessions Photo Virtual VARIETY SHOW LAB Announces Inaugural Summer Sessions
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020

Memorial Service to be Held for Crossroads Theatre Company Co-Founder Lee Richardson Photo Memorial Service to be Held for Crossroads Theatre Company Co-Founder Lee Richardson
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020

A live-streamed memorial service for Lee Kenneth Richardson will be held Sunday, June 14 at 4:00 p.m. (EST). Richardson, who passed away May 24 of natural causes, was a man of many artistic and theatrical talents.

Skylight Music Theatre Announces Free Online Musical Theatre Classes Photo Skylight Music Theatre Announces Free Online Musical Theatre Classes
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020

Skylight Music Theatre announced the launch of free online musical theatre classes for high school students, college students, and professionals.

Nine Writers Set For Echo Theater Company's 2020 Playwright's Lab Photo Nine Writers Set For Echo Theater Company's 2020 Playwright's Lab
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2020

Los Angeles-based Echo Theater Company, dedicated to creating new work for the theater, has announced the nine writers who will participate in the company's 2020 Playwrights Lab.

McCarter Theatre Center to Host Online Conversation With Cynthia Nixon Photo McCarter Theatre Center to Host Online Conversation With Cynthia Nixon
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2020

Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Cynthia Nixon ('Sex and the City'; The Little Foxes and Rabbit Hole on Broadway, and A Doll's House at McCarter) joins McCarter's Artistic Director and Resident Playwright Emily Mann for a moderated conversation about their careers, theatrical history, and activism.

Santino Fontana, Linda Lavin, Lilli Cooper & More to Appear on VIRTUAL HALSTON Photo Santino Fontana, Linda Lavin, Lilli Cooper & More to Appear on VIRTUAL HALSTON
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2020

VIRTUAL HALSTON, a new early cocktail hour live-stream broadcast starring comic actress Julie Halston on Fridays at 5 p.m., has announced a fresh lineup of guest stars who will join Ms. Halston each week, starting with TOOTSIE Tony nominee Lilli Cooper on Friday, May 29 at 5 p.m. (EDT)

Arena Stage Announces Online Spring/Summer Season, LOOKING FORWARD Photo Arena Stage Announces Online Spring/Summer Season, LOOKING FORWARD
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater has announced the expansion of its online programs and events through August 2020. Arena Artistic Director Molly Smith has curated a diverse and engaging Spring/Summer Season, Looking Forward, connecting artists and audiences locally and nationally.

The Civilians Announces the Ninth Annual R&D Group FINDINGS Series Photo The Civilians Announces the Ninth Annual R&D Group FINDINGS Series
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020

The Civilians, the award-winning New York-based theater company, presents the ninth annual R&D Group FINDINGS Series. 

VIDEO: Kim Cattrall Reflects on the Importance of Theatre and Fears For its Future Photo VIDEO: Kim Cattrall Reflects on the Importance of Theatre and Fears For its Future
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2020

Actress Kim Cattrall recently chatted with BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz about her fears for the stage, and why she thinks theatre is so important.

BWW Previews: Julie Halston Joins Family Of Live Streaming Artists With The Premiere  Photo BWW Previews: Julie Halston Joins Family Of Live Streaming Artists With The Premiere of VIRTUAL HALSTON
by Stephen Mosher - May 12, 2020

Broadway, off-Broadway and Cabaret great Julie Halston readies herself for a new adventure in online entertainment with VIRTUAL HALSTON.

Julie Halston To Launch Weekly Livestreamed Talk Show,  Mario Cantone to Appear as Fi Photo Julie Halston To Launch Weekly Livestreamed Talk Show, Mario Cantone to Appear as First Guest
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2020

Julie Halston is coming to a laptop near you! After ranting and raving on stages and cocktail parties, the comedy queen will launch 'Virtual Halston,' a weekly half-hour gab-fest spotlighting her famous friends.

New Jersey Theatre Alliance's Stages Online Offers Digital Content For All Ages Durin Photo New Jersey Theatre Alliance's Stages Online Offers Digital Content For All Ages During Difficult Times
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2020

New Jersey Theatre Alliance has announced the launch of Stages Online. Stages Online is a digital platform for audiences to engage with virtual opportunities from New Jersey's professional theatres within the safety of their homes. 

TheatreWorks Announces Revised 51st Season Including Regional Premieres & More, Now L Photo TheatreWorks Announces Revised 51st Season Including Regional Premieres & More, Now Launching in October
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2020

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's Founding Artistic Director Robert Kelley, Artistic Director Designate Tim Bond, and Executive Director Phil Santora announced changes to TheatreWorks's 2020-21 Season, which is now scheduled to begin in October 2020.

The Drama League Announces 2020 Directing Fellowships and Residencies Photo The Drama League Announces 2020 Directing Fellowships and Residencies
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2020

The Drama League has announced the eleven directors chosen for its Fellowships and Residencies in the 2020 Drama League Directors Project.

Theater Resources Unlimited May Panel Via Zoom Not-for-Profit Theater In A Challengin Photo Theater Resources Unlimited May Panel Via Zoom Not-for-Profit Theater In A Challenging World:  How To Survive And Thrive
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2020

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) presents the May Panel Not-for-Profit Theater in a Challenging World: How to Survive and Thrive on Thursday, May 21, 2020 via Zoom. Networking begins at 7pm and the panel starts at 7:30pm. Reserve a spot on the event page at https://truonline.org/events/not-for-profit-theater/ or by emailing TRUStaff1@gmail.com and you will be put on a list to receive the Zoom link.

American Conservatory Theater Announces 2020 Honorary Master Of Fine Arts Degrees Photo American Conservatory Theater Announces 2020 Honorary Master Of Fine Arts Degrees
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) Conservatory Director Melissa Smith announced today that honorary Master of Fine Arts degrees will be conferred upon playwright Lydia R. Diamond and Magic Theatre's outgoing artistic director Loretta Greco. Both recipients will receive their degrees at a virtual graduation ceremony for the A.C.T. Master of Fine Arts Program class of 2020 on Monday, May 18 at 12 p.m.

VIDEO: Ali Ewoldt And Garth Kravits Sing 'Soon It's Gonna Rain' From THE FANTASTICKS Photo VIDEO: Ali Ewoldt And Garth Kravits Sing 'Soon It's Gonna Rain' From THE FANTASTICKS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2020

Garth Kravits and Ali Ewoldt have collaborated virtually, singing 'Soon It's Gonna Rain' from The Fantasticks! 

McCarter Theatre Center to Host Live Stream Tribute to Emily Mann Photo McCarter Theatre Center to Host Live Stream Tribute to Emily Mann
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2020

McCarter Theatre Center will host a live stream tribute to Emily Mann on Saturday, May 2nd at 7 p.m., featuring highlights from the last 30 years, tributes, and special guest appearances.

Michael Shannon to Appear on McCarter Theatre's SOCIAL DISTANCE IN 60 MINUTES Photo Michael Shannon to Appear on McCarter Theatre's SOCIAL DISTANCE IN 60 MINUTES
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2020

While theaters wait for the time when audiences can gather again, McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton, NJ has been encouraging patrons to connect through McCarter@HOME, an online hub for classes, conversations, archival content, curated playlists and recommended programming from its network of connected and commissioned artists.

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