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LaChanze and Jennifer Damiano Join Tonight's I'M STILL HERE Benefit; Online Auction a Photo LaChanze and Jennifer Damiano Join Tonight's I'M STILL HERE Benefit; Online Auction and Additional Archival Footage Announced!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2021

Learn more about all of the additional archival footage added to the event, including Ariana Grande (at age 15 making her Broadway debut) and Brynn Williams in 13; Angela Lansbury in Blithe Spirit, Philip Seymour Hoffman in Death of a Salesman, Brian Stokes Mitchell in Ragtime, Sutton Foster in Thoroughly Modern Millie, and more!

Jason Robert Brown, Savion Glover, Priscilla López & More Join NYPL's I'M STLL HER Photo Jason Robert Brown, Savion Glover, Priscilla López & More Join NYPL's I'M STLL HERE Benefit
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 16, 2021

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts announced today that Jason Robert Brown, Savion Glover, Priscilla López, Susan Stroman, Marisha Wallace, and Christopher Wheeldon have joined the growing list of Broadway stars participating in I'm Still Here: A Virtual Benefit for the Billy Rose Theatre Division, airing June 23, 2021 on Broadway On Demand at 8pm EST and 8pm PST. The fundraiser will help raise critical funds for the Library for the Performing Arts' beloved Theatre Division as it celebrates its 90th anniversary this year.

New York Theatre Barn to Present Works By Students of Tony Award-Winning Composer Wil Photo New York Theatre Barn to Present Works By Students of Tony Award-Winning Composer William Finn
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2021

New York Theatre Barn will present concerts of work written by members of Tony Award-winning writer William Finn’s (Falsettos, Spelling Bee) first two virtual Master Classes in Lyric Writing. The non-profit theatre company that serves as a home for original culture shifting musicals during incubation will offer two free live stream presentations.

Rattlestick Announces March Events Including New Episodes of MTA RADIO PLAYS Photo Rattlestick Announces March Events Including New Episodes of MTA RADIO PLAYS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 26, 2021

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater has announced details for its March programming including new episodes of MTA Radio Plays. The activities highlight new and necessary theatrical voices while also deepening connections between audiences and artists in new and meaningful ways.

Rattlestick Announces New Episodes of MTA RADIO PLAYS, VILLAGE SONG Cycle, and More F Photo Rattlestick Announces New Episodes of MTA RADIO PLAYS, VILLAGE SONG Cycle, and More February Events
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2021

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater has announced details for new episodes of MTA Radio Plays along with several free online events in February. The activities highlight new and necessary theatrical voices while also deepening connections between audiences and artists in new and meaningful ways.

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Launches MTA RADIO PLAYS Photo Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Launches MTA RADIO PLAYS
by Stephi Wild - Dec 1, 2020

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater has announced details for the world premiere of MTA Radio Plays, a series of 3-10 minute audio dramas created to honor and celebrate the people that keep New York City running.

VIDEO: See the Trailer for THE CURSE OF AUDREY EARNSHAW Photo VIDEO: See the Trailer for THE CURSE OF AUDREY EARNSHAW
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 11, 2020

Set against the autumnal palette of harvest season in 1973, THE CURSE OF AUDREY EARNSHAW explores the disturbed bond between Audrey, an enigmatic young woman, and Agatha, her domineering 'mother', who live secretly as occultists on the outskirts of a remote Protestant village. As the community is besieged by a pestilence of unknown origin: children, fields, and livestock begin to die ‚ÄĒ yet the Earnshaw farm remains strangely unaffected. As mass hysteria sets in the village, the townsfolk commence accusations against Audrey and Agatha of witchcraft.¬†

THE CURSE OF AUDREY EARNSHAW Available on Digital Oct. 6 Photo THE CURSE OF AUDREY EARNSHAW Available on Digital Oct. 6
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 9, 2020

Set against the autumnal palette of harvest season in 1973,¬†THE CURSE OF AUDREY EARNSHAW¬†explores the disturbed bond between Audrey, an enigmatic young woman, and Agatha, her domineering ‚Äėmother.'

Christine Gradl Seitz Ends Distinguished Career with Duluth Playhouse Photo Christine Gradl Seitz Ends Distinguished Career with Duluth Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 19, 2020

The Board of Directors of the Duluth Playhouse has announced Christine Gradl Seitz will retire from her position as Executive and Artistic Director of the Duluth Playhouse effective September 30, 2020. Seitz has been leading the Playhouse since January 2000.

TheaterWorksUSA 's PETE THE CAT Comes to BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center Photo TheaterWorksUSA 's PETE THE CAT Comes to BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center
by Stephi Wild - Feb 4, 2020

TheaterWorksUSA is partnering with BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center once again to bring their high-quality family entertainment to New York City. The partnership continues on February 22, 2020, with Pete the Cat at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center (199 Chambers St, New York, NY 10007). Tickets are $30 (General Admission) and can be purchased by visiting Tribecapac.org or by calling (212) 220-1460.

Broad Views On Broadway Presents SUMMER FRESH FESTIVAL Photo Broad Views On Broadway Presents SUMMER FRESH FESTIVAL
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 5, 2019

Broad Views On Broadway is proud to present their annual Summer Fresh Festival! As we continue to face attacks on everyday human rights its important now more than ever to know we are not alone. Art is a pinnacle part of society in telling the stories of those affected most; Now is the time to come together and fight for what we believe in and Broad Views on Broadway is providing that outlet for art! The Summer Fresh Festival serves as a safe space to present some of your freshest work and receive feedback and development support! We are proud to present the artists showcasing their work this year:

Broad Views On Broadway And Playthings Theatre Present QUEER POC CABARET Photo Broad Views On Broadway And Playthings Theatre Present QUEER POC CABARET
by Julie Musbach - Jun 26, 2019

Broad Views On Broadway, in collaboration with PlayThings Theatre, Presents: Queer POC Pride Cabaret!

Musical Theatre Factory Announces RECLAIMING OUR TIME,  Celebrating MTF's People Of C Photo Musical Theatre Factory Announces RECLAIMING OUR TIME, Celebrating MTF's People Of Color Roundtable
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2019

To celebrate the work of MTF's People of Color Roundtable on Monday May 20th, Musical Theatre Factory will present a one night only evening of new musical theatre works by and for people of color. These electrifying, witty, powerful, complex and poignant songs explore a range of stories told by the ones who are meant to tell it- songs about matters pertaining to race and just plain ol' humanity! Curated by Natasha Sinha and Ianne Fields Stewart. Reclaiming Our Time will take place at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette St) on Monday, May 20 at 7pm. Tickets are $25 and are available at mtf.nyc/events.

National Asian Artists Project Announces Reading Series DISCOVER: NEW MUSICALS Photo National Asian Artists Project Announces Reading Series DISCOVER: NEW MUSICALS
by Julie Musbach - Apr 29, 2019

National Asian Artists Project - NAAP announces the return of NAAP's Discover: New Musicals series, a one night only presentation of staged readings of new short or one-act musicals.

Company of Fools Theatre Announces its 24th Season for 2019‚Ä"2020 Photo Company of Fools Theatre Announces its 24th Season for 2019‚Ä"2020
by Sarah Hookey - Apr 2, 2019

Company of Fools (COF) announces its 24th season, which features four mainstage productions at the Liberty Theatre in Hailey. The 2019-2020 lineup includes Crimes of the Heart by Beth Henley; Cry It Out by Molly Smith Metzler; Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon; and The Niceties by Eleanor Burgess.

The Museum of Arts and Design's Annual Exhibition and Sale of Contemporary Jewelry Re Photo The Museum of Arts and Design's Annual Exhibition and Sale of Contemporary Jewelry Returns
by Julie Musbach - Feb 21, 2019

The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) presents the nineteenth edition of LOOT: MAD About Jewelry, its annual exhibition and sale of one-of-a-kind contemporary jewelry. Open to the public April 9 through April 13, following the Opening Benefit on April 8, LOOT 2019 showcases the work of fifty-five emerging and acclaimed international jewelry artists and designers, most of whom have never been shown in New York. The event provides the rare opportunity for collectors and jewelry enthusiasts to meet and acquire pieces from some of the most innovative creators in the field.

China Plate Present Spring 2019 Photo China Plate Present Spring 2019
by Stephi Wild - Jan 16, 2019

Shakespeare for a new generation and plenty to get you thinking: China Plate present Spring 2019

Photo Flash: STRANGER SINGS! THE PARODY MUSICAL Scares Up Some Songs At Feinstein's/5 Photo Photo Flash: STRANGER SINGS! THE PARODY MUSICAL Scares Up Some Songs At Feinstein's/54 Below
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 14, 2019

China Plate Announces Spring 2019 Season Photo China Plate Announces Spring 2019 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jan 9, 2019

Midlands-based independent producing studio China Plate today announces the shows and festivals it will present during Spring 2019. From award-winning Edinburgh Fringe hits, through a new Shakespeare adaptation for young people, to opportunities for artists to develop new work, it's going to be a busy start to the year…

Cast Announced For Industry Reading Of WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD Photo Cast Announced For Industry Reading Of WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD
by Julie Musbach - Sep 28, 2018

THML Theatre Company will kick off its second season with a reading of the new musical, Where Angels Fear to Tread, with book, music and lyrics by Kit Goldstein Grant.

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