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BWW Review: DISNEY THE LITTLE MERMAID at The Argyle Theatre Photo BWW Review: DISNEY THE LITTLE MERMAID at The Argyle Theatre
by Anthony Hazzard & Scott Stolzenberg - Jan 28, 2020

Babylon's shores are brimming and bubbling with beautiful brine now that Disney's 'The Little Mermaid' and half the ocean washed up on the stage of the Argyle Theatre. Ariel, Ursula, King Triton, and a mix of maritime mavens present the classic underwater adventure based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen and the Disney film.

Photo Coverage: The Cast of THE LITTLE MERMAID Celebrates Opening at The Argyle Theat Photo Photo Coverage: The Cast of THE LITTLE MERMAID Celebrates Opening at The Argyle Theatre
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jan 20, 2020

Long Island's newest year-round professional theatrical venue, The Argyle Theatre, presents the hit Broadway musical Disney's The Little Mermaid with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater, and book by Doug Wright. Check out photos from the cast's opening night celebration!

Photo Coverage: THE LITTLE MERMAID Opens At The Argyle Theatre Photo Photo Coverage: THE LITTLE MERMAID Opens At The Argyle Theatre
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jan 20, 2020

Long Island's newest year-round professional theatrical venue, The Argyle Theatre, presents the hit Broadway musical Disney's The Little Mermaid with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater, and book by Doug Wright. Check out photos from opening night!

Casting Announced For The Fifteenth Anniversary Cast Of ROCKY HORROR LIVE At The Noel Photo Casting Announced For The Fifteenth Anniversary Cast Of ROCKY HORROR LIVE At The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
by Julie Musbach - Aug 13, 2018

After an overwhelming Audition turnout of over 100 people from all across Long Island, The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre is proud to announce their Fifteenth Anniversary Cast of Rocky Horror LIVE. The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre has been doing the Live Stage Show licensed through Samuel French for the past fifteen years and has become a staple of Long Island Theatre.

BWW Review: ON THE TOWN at The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre Photo BWW Review: ON THE TOWN at The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
by Jaime Zahl - Jun 7, 2018

What would you do if you met someone who had never seen a musical before? They have no concept of what goes into it - the dance breaks, the big ensemble numbers, the balance of humor and pathos. The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre's production 'On the Town' would be the perfect production to display what it means to be a musical. Although it teeters on the cliche at times, the production value and the performances make up for the sometimes flawed piece.

BWW Review: MAMMA MIA! at Smithtown Center For The Performing Arts Photo BWW Review: MAMMA MIA! at Smithtown Center For The Performing Arts
by Anthony Hazzard & Scott Stolzenberg - Mar 29, 2018

It's 'Girls' Night Out' at Smithtown Center For The Performing Arts' electrifying production of 'Mamma Mia!' The ABBA musical brings down the house and features an energetic gang of Long Island's finest actors including the amazing Michelle Rubino who steals the spotlight as bride to be Sophie.

BWW Review: RAGTIME at the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre Photo BWW Review: RAGTIME at the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
by Melissa Giordano - Feb 28, 2018

I had the honor of seeing the original Broadway cast of the Tony winning musical Ragtime as my very first Broadway show. So, as you can guess, I am absolutely ecstatic to see that the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre at CM Performing Arts Center has added it to their fantastic Spring/Summer schedule. This exciting and well done incarnation, kicking off their 42nd season, is excellently directed by Matthew W. Surico running through March 24th at the adorable Oakdale venue.

BWW Review: DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre Photo BWW Review: DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
by Melissa Giordano - Nov 27, 2017

Oakdale's Noel S. Ruiz Theatre at CM Performing Arts Center (CMPAC) offers a beautiful incarnation of Disney's Beauty and the Beast this holiday season. Some may have called this a tourist trap , but you will find that the story is as relevant as ever. Based on the 1991 Oscar winning animated movie, this production is excellently directed by CMPAC vet Kristen Digilio and runs through December 23rd at the lovely Long Island venue.

Photo Flash: Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Comes to Life at The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre Photo Photo Flash: Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Comes to Life at The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

Disney's Beauty and the Beast comes to life at The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre, running November 18, 2017 - December 23, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

MISCAST CABARET to Return to The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017

As a performer, you often come across Characters in Shows you WISH you could play but know you would never have the opportunity to due to Gender, Ethnicity, Body Type, or Vocal Range. That's exactly what the MisCast Cabaret is about!

Photo Flash: The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre Closes Out 40th Season with SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER
by Julie Musbach - Jul 22, 2017

The Bee Gees celebrate the 40th Anniversary of 'Saturday Night Fever'. Now what sets The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre's reasoning to do the show apart from everyone else, is that this just so happens to be the last show of their 40th Season.

BWW Review: GREASE at Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
by Jaime Zahl - Apr 10, 2017

The Pink Ladies and the Burger Palace Boys have claimed their turf at the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre in Oakdale through May 7 in a delightfully nostalgic production of "Grease."

BWW Review: WHITE CHRISTMAS at The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
by Anthony Hazzard - Nov 30, 2016

The holidays came early this year to the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre in Oakdale as they present the blissful Irving Berlin tuner 'White Christmas' through December 18. This cheerful old fashioned Broadway musical is based on the classic Paramount motion picture starring Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye as song and dance men searching for stardom while looking for love on the way. Misunderstandings, mayhem, and mountains of mistletoe all ensure an endearing love story and the happiest holiday for all.

BWW Review: THE MUSIC MAN at the Noel S. Ruiz Theatre at CMPAC
by Melissa Giordano - Mar 16, 2016

Having previously attended a wonderful local production of Meredith Willson's Tony winning musical The Music Man, I was bursting with high hopes for the incarnation at The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre at CMPAC. In a strong main stage directorial debut, CMPAC vet Matt W. Surico - usually the Music Director and/or cast member - doesn't disappoint assembling an outstanding cast and crew for this classic show.

Slow Hands Announces Select Live Shows
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 6, 2015

Slow Hands aka Ryan Cavanagh is a classically trained multi-instrumentalist weaned on jazz, blues, and soul who rose to notoriety as an electronica producer and DJ.

WSJ Excl. Slow Hands Album Announce 'I'll Find Me'
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 10, 2015

A classically trained multi-instrumentalist weaned on jazz, blues, and soul, Vermont native Ryan Cavanagh ‚Äď known to fans as Slow Hands ‚Äď has built quite a following since signing to Brooklyn-based boutique label Wolf + Lamb.

Express Children's Theatre to Close Season with MY BFF, THE DRAGON
by Tyler Peterson - May 29, 2015

Selected from submissions from around the world, MY BFF, THE DRAGON, by Ryan Cavanagh, will be the final production of Express Children's Theatre 24th season, "Around the World and Across the Street."