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Photos: Go Inside the Curtain Call for THE LION KING's Return to Broadway Photo Photos: Go Inside the Curtain Call for THE LION KING's Return to Broadway
by Jennifer Broski - Sep 15, 2021

The Lion King officially returned to Broadway last night! Check out all new photos of the cast taking their first bow back since March 2020!

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by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021

VIDEO: The Cast of THE LION KING Performs 'Circle of Life' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Photo VIDEO: The Cast of THE LION KING Performs 'Circle of Life' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 14, 2021

In celebration of their Broadway return, the cast of The Lion King performed this morning on Good Morning America! The cast began the performance from all across New York City-- from the Brooklyn Bridge to the Statue of Liberty-- and came together at the GMA studio in Times Square to a standing ovation.

HAMILTON, WICKED, CHICAGO & THE LION KING Resume Broadway Performances Tonight Photo HAMILTON, WICKED, CHICAGO & THE LION KING Resume Broadway Performances Tonight
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 14, 2021

The circle of life continues on Broadway! Tonight, Tuesday, September 14, Broadway gets its razzle dazzle back when four beloved musicals return to the stage. Tune in to BroadwayWorld for this one short day of non-stop coverage!

The 2021 Festival Of Cinema NYC to Return As A Live In-Person Event Photo The 2021 Festival Of Cinema NYC to Return As A Live In-Person Event
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 27, 2021

Bookending over 120 independent films from around the world with many premieres among them, will be the Opening Night selection of John Carlucci and Brandon Laganke's crowd favorite Drunk Bus, and the Closing Night screening of Erin Granat & Machete Bang Bang's acclaimed LGBTQ film, Moon Manor.

MUSIC MANIA Returns To Squirrel Comedy Theatre Next Weekend Photo MUSIC MANIA Returns To Squirrel Comedy Theatre Next Weekend
by Stephi Wild - Aug 21, 2021

After a successful debut performance in July, the musical comedy character show will take the stage once more at Caveat, the Lower East Side venue where Squirrel Theatre is in residence (21 A Clinton Street).

Photos and Video: Watch THE LION KING Cast Reunite to Sing 'The Circle of Life' on Fi Photo Photos and Video: Watch THE LION KING Cast Reunite to Sing 'The Circle of Life' on First Day of Rehearsals
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 19, 2021

The Broadway cast of The Lion King began rehearsals this week for the company’s reopening next month. As previously announced, The Lion King will resume performances on Tuesday, September 14 at the Minskoff Theatre.

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes as THE LION KING Prepares to Return to Broadway Photo VIDEO: Behind the Scenes as THE LION KING Prepares to Return to Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Aug 14, 2021

The Lion King returns to Broadway next month. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets to an upcoming performance here!

ALADDIN and THE LION KING Set Casts for Broadway Return  Photo ALADDIN and THE LION KING Set Casts for Broadway Return
by Stephi Wild - Aug 10, 2021

The Lion King begins performances on Tuesday, September 14 at the Minskoff Theatre. Aladdin resumes performances on Tuesday, September 28 at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Learn more about both productions here!

Weidner Philharmonic 2021-2022 Performance Series Announced Photo Weidner Philharmonic 2021-2022 Performance Series Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2021

The Weidner Philharmonic at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will welcome live audiences to the Weidner Center this fall with a classic symphony concert and a special gala celebrating the installation of Michael Alexander as UW-Green Bay’s seventh Chancellor. Tickets go on sale Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 11:00 AM.

Emby Alexander Shares 'Protect Your Rings' Video Photo Emby Alexander Shares 'Protect Your Rings' Video
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 1, 2021

Drawing from the new wave and no wave traditions of bands like Joy Division, Talking Heads, and Suicide, Alexander and bandmates Kyle Grabski, Austin Harshman, and Jeremy Lentz then explode the results like fireworks in the night sky. 

Emby Alexander Shares New Single 'You Can Do It' Photo Emby Alexander Shares New Single 'You Can Do It'
by A.A. Cristi - May 28, 2021

Today, Arizona-based Emby Alexander shares 'You Can Do It'. MXDWN premiered the track, praising it as 'positively upbeat and hook-filled.' Indie88 declared 'this dreamy tune is definitely a must-listen.'

CaltechLive! Presents LAST LAUGH WITH ELAINA NEWPORT Photo CaltechLive! Presents LAST LAUGH WITH ELAINA NEWPORT
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 14, 2021

CaltechLive! presents Last Laugh with Elaina Newport, an afternoon in conversation with a Capitol Steps' founding member on Saturday, May 8, 2021, at 5 p.m. PDT.

CaltechLive! Presents Herbert Siguenza's A WEEKEND WITH PABLO PICASSO Photo CaltechLive! Presents Herbert Siguenza's A WEEKEND WITH PABLO PICASSO
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 1, 2021

CaltechLive! presents the film adaptation of Herbert Siguenza's solo show A Weekend with Pablo Picasso for on-demand viewing beginning March 6 through March 21. Written and performed by Siguenza, the one-man show on which this film is based has played to sold-out crowds across the nation. It was produced by San Diego Repertory Theatre.

Caltech Graduate Students Present Their Research And Discuss Their Career Paths in SC Photo Caltech Graduate Students Present Their Research And Discuss Their Career Paths in SCIENCE JOURNEYS
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 13, 2021

Follow your curiosity with Science Journeys, a new on-demand video lecture series produced by Caltech's Public Programming department. In each Science Journey, a current graduate student discusses their personal path to Caltech, presents the key scientific concepts that underlie their research, and puts their work in the context of global issues.

CALTECH LIVE! An Afternoon With Perla Batalla Announced for October 18 Photo CALTECH LIVE! An Afternoon With Perla Batalla Announced for October 18
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 9, 2020

Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Perla Batalla returns to CaltechLive! Sunday, October 18, at 3:30 p.m. as part of the 2020a?"2021 CaltechLive! Performance series. Michael Alexander, Batalla's longtime colleague and director of public programming at Caltech, hosts the informal conversation.

Caltech Launches 2020-2021 Watson Lectures With 'Can America Have a Safe and Secure  Photo Caltech Launches 2020-2021 Watson Lectures With 'Can America Have a Safe and Secure Presidential Election?
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2020

On Wednesday, October 7, at 5 p.m. Pacific Time, Caltech Professor of Political and Computational Science, R. Michael Alvarez, will launch the 2020-2021 Watson Lectures season by asking, 'Can America Have a Safe and Secure Presidential Election?'

Meet The Current Cast of Creatures In THE LION KING On Broadway Photo Meet The Current Cast of Creatures In THE LION KING On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 4, 2019

Giraffes strut, birds swoop, gazelles leap - the entire Serengeti comes to life on stage each night in The Lion King. The Tony Award-winning musical adaptation of Disney's much-loved film transports audiences to a dazzling world of glorious colors, stunning effects and enchanting music to tell the story of Simba and his epic journey from wide-eyed cub to his destined role as King of the Pridelands.

PRISCILLA - QUEEN OF THE DESERT to Play at Gartner Platz Theater Photo PRISCILLA - QUEEN OF THE DESERT to Play at Gartner Platz Theater
by Alan Henry - Jul 8, 2019

Gartner Platz Theater audiences will be 'living in a material world' as Priscilla - Queen of the Desert has its season premiere July 15.

BWW 2018 Seattle Critic's Choice Awards (Jay's Picks) Photo BWW 2018 Seattle Critic's Choice Awards (Jay's Picks)
by Jay Irwin - Jan 11, 2019

Dear Readers, it has been one crazy year with some amazing theater. You know it's true. We've had dead teens riding a roller coaster, demonic puppets, and an ageless guy with a picture of himself in his attic. And, of course, a hip-hop founding father sweeping through town. But let's not talk about the juggernaut when we have such amazing things right here that blew us all away. At least they blew me away. So, let's talk about what blew me away this past year and what I have chosen to give my BWW 2018 Seattle Critic's Choice Awards (Jay's Picks) to (not to mention all those honorable mentions since often I can't limit myself to just one).

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