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Wake Up With BWW 5/4: NYC Theaters Can Reopen May 19, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 5/4: NYC Theaters Can Reopen May 19, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2021

Today's top stories: NYC theater capacity restrictions lift on May 19, first listen to '96,000' from the In The Heights film, and more!

Dance Legend Jacques d'Amboise Passes Away at 86 Photo Dance Legend Jacques d'Amboise Passes Away at 86
by Nicole Rosky - May 3, 2021

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that dance legend Jacques d'Amboise, father of Tony nominee Charlotte d'Amboise, has passed away, according to ABT's Robert La Fosse. He was 86 years old.

American Ballet Theatre's National Training Curriculum  To Launch Subscription Site f Photo American Ballet Theatre's National Training Curriculum To Launch Subscription Site for Ballet Teachers and Students
by Stephi Wild - Mar 10, 2021

American Ballet Theatre’s National Training Curriculum (NTC) has announced a new  subscription-based web portal enabling access to selected content from ABT’s Teacher Training  Intensives and its specialized Raising the Barre Weekend Workshops.

VIDEO: Dancers Perform COOL From WEST SIDE STORY Around New York City in New Video Di Photo VIDEO: Dancers Perform COOL From WEST SIDE STORY Around New York City in New Video Directed by Josh Bergasse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 4, 2021

American Dance Machine for the 21st Century has released its next virtual video, “Cool” from West Side Story, performed by 10 extraordinary dancers around New York City. “Cool” was directed by Tony Award nominee Joshua Bergasse, with choreography by Jerome Robbins recreated by Robert La Fosse.

New York Theatre Ballet Adds Friday Shows For LIFT LAB LIVE Photo New York Theatre Ballet Adds Friday Shows For LIFT LAB LIVE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 19, 2020

New York Theatre Ballet will present LIFT Lab Live, featuring live performances of new choreography, from October 21-November 14, 2020 at St. Marks's Church-in-the-Bowery, 131 East 10th Street (entrance on 11th Street), 2nd floor, with performances Wednesdays at 12pm & 8pm, Fridays at 8pm, and Saturdays at 7pm. Tickets are $20 general admission.

New York Theatre Ballet Presents Lift Lab Live Performances At St. Marks's Church-in- Photo New York Theatre Ballet Presents Lift Lab Live Performances At St. Marks's Church-in-the-Bowery
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 5, 2020

New York Theatre Ballet presents Lift Lab Live, featuring live performances of new choreography, from October 21-November 14, 2020 at St. Marks's Church-in-the-Bowery, 131 East 10th Street (entrance on 11th Street), 2nd floor, with performances Wednesdays at 12pm & 8pm and Saturdays at 7pm. Tickets are $20 general admission, available at www.nytb.org. Tickets must be purchased in advance online and will not be sold at the door.

Just One Step For Democracy and Henry Krieger Premiere New Song for the Vote Photo Just One Step For Democracy and Henry Krieger Premiere New Song for the Vote
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 5, 2020

JUST ONE STEP FOR DEMOCRACY and Henry Krieger will premiere a new song for the vote on October 8th!

Laura Benanti, Annaleigh Ashford, Nikki M. James, Danny Burstein & More Join DANCING  Photo Laura Benanti, Annaleigh Ashford, Nikki M. James, Danny Burstein & More Join DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 25, 2020

MONDAYS For BIDEN, a group conceived by Broadway's Jeffrey 'Shecky' Schecter, has announced their virtual fundraising event 'DANCING For DEMOCRACY' on Monday October 5th at 9:00pm EST. The group was created to provide a virtual place for busy artists, humanitarians, parents and all who want to help JOE BIDEN become our next US President.

MONDAYS FOR BIDEN Announces DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY Virtual Fundraiser Photo MONDAYS FOR BIDEN Announces DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY Virtual Fundraiser
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2020

MONDAYS For BIDEN, a group conceived by Broadway's Jeffrey 'Shecky' Schecter, announces their virtual fundraising event 'DANCING For DEMOCRACY' on Monday October 5th at 9:00pm EST.

VIDEO: Tune in to Barrington Stage Company's BSC Bash: On With The Show!, Featuring E Photo VIDEO: Tune in to Barrington Stage Company's BSC Bash: On With The Show!, Featuring Elizabeth Stanley, Alexandra Silber, Alan H. Green, and More
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2020

Barrington Stage Company is currently premiering BSC BASH: On With The Show!, a free virtual party and fundraiser.

Elizabeth Stanley, Alexandra Silber, Alan H. Green, and More Set For Barrington Stage Photo Elizabeth Stanley, Alexandra Silber, Alan H. Green, and More Set For Barrington Stage Company's BSC Bash: On With The Show!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 19, 2020

Barrington Stage Company has announced BSC BASH: On With The Show!, a free virtual party and fundraiser, which will be streamed on Saturday, June 27 at 7:30 pm.

THE NIGHT LARRY KRAMER KISSED ME Will Be Streamed, Starring Anthony Rapp, Robin De Je Photo THE NIGHT LARRY KRAMER KISSED ME Will Be Streamed, Starring Anthony Rapp, Robin De Jesus & More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 18, 2020

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS will sponsor a one-night-only streamed presentation of the archival video of the 2013 performance of THE NIGHT LARRY KRAMER KISSED ME to benefit Provincetown Theater.

AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE OFFSTAGE Announces Programming Through May 31 Photo AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE OFFSTAGE Announces Programming Through May 31
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2020

In this weekly online series running through July 4, American Ballet Theatre OffStage offers diverse behind-the-scenes experiences of America's National Ballet Company®. The third week of ABT OffStage features conversations, ballet classes and blog posts themed to Kenneth MacMillan's Romeo and Juliet.

NYTB/Chamber Works Presents Spring 2020 REP at Danspace Project Photo NYTB/Chamber Works Presents Spring 2020 REP at Danspace Project
by Stephi Wild - Dec 13, 2019

NYTB/Chamber Works (Diana Byer, Founder and Artistic Director) announces its return to Danspace Project with their REP program (February 13 - 15), this year featuring two world premieres: Robert La Fosse's A Soldier's Tale and Antonia Franceschi's untitled new work. The program also features Sir Richard Alston's company premiere of Shimmer and Pam Tanowitz's Double Andante.

Misty Copeland To Dance Title Role in ROMEO AND JULIET at American Ballet Theatre's A Photo Misty Copeland To Dance Title Role in ROMEO AND JULIET at American Ballet Theatre's Abu Dhabi Festival Appearance
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2019

American Ballet Theatre, America's National Ballet Company®, will give two performances of Kenneth MacMillan's Romeo and Juliet, with The Cleveland Orchestra, at the 2020 Abu Dhabi Festival on April 3 and 4 at Abu Dhabi's Emirates Palace Auditorium.

ABT Announces 2020 Spring Season At The Met Photo ABT Announces 2020 Spring Season At The Met
by Julie Musbach - Oct 24, 2019

American Ballet Theatre will celebrate its 80th Anniversary during the 2020 Spring season at the Metropolitan Opera House with the New York Premiere of Alexei Ratmansky's Of Love and Rage, an opening week devoted to both new and historic works from the Company's repertory, and the 40th Anniversary performances of Natalia Makarova's production of La Bayadère. The Spring season was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.

Words On Dance Presents Conversations with Andy Blankenbuehler and Edward Villella Photo Words On Dance Presents Conversations with Andy Blankenbuehler and Edward Villella
by Julie Musbach - Aug 21, 2019

Words On Dance returns to the New York stage with two evenings featuring conversations with luminaries of dance, theater and film. The programs, Oct. 21 and Nov. 11, are presented in association with Symphony Space, the performing arts center at 2537 Broadway at 95th Street.

Breaking: KISS ME, KATE, AIN'T TOO PROUD & More Earn Chita Rivera Awards Nominations! Photo Breaking: KISS ME, KATE, AIN'T TOO PROUD & More Earn Chita Rivera Awards Nominations!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 26, 2019

Nominations for the 2019 Chita Rivera Awards were announced today. In keeping with the mission of the Chita Rivera Awards, nominators considered shows and films that opened during the 2018-2019 theater season.

2018 Berkshire Theatre Award Winners Announced Photo 2018 Berkshire Theatre Award Winners Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 12, 2018

At an SRO ceremony held at Zion Lutheran Church in Pittsfield, the Board of the Berkshire Theatre Critics Association presented the Berkshire Theatre Awards on the evening of Monday, November 12, 2018. This was the third year the awards have been presented to honor and celebrate the excellence and diversity of theatre in the greater Berkshire region.

Patrick Cassidy to Perform At Inland Pacific Ballet's SOME ENCHANTED EVENING Photo Patrick Cassidy to Perform At Inland Pacific Ballet's SOME ENCHANTED EVENING
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 28, 2018

Actor Patrick Cassidy, best known for his roles in musical theatre and television, headlines Some Enchanted Evening ~ A Night of Broadway Song & Dance to benefit Inland Pacific Ballet, the professional ballet company based in the Inland Empire. This 2nd annual intimate cabaret evening features song and dance by Inland Pacific Ballet dancers and Academy students, cocktails, hor d'oeuvres, dessert, silent/live auction, and is hosted by IPB Associate Director Jonathan Sharp (The Red Shoes, Carousel, The Rocky Horror Show Live, The Dance of the Vampires, Fiddler on the Roof). Some Enchanted Evening takes place on Saturday, September 22 at 6 p.m., at Inland Pacific Ballet located at 9061 Central Avenue, Montclair, 91763.

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