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Scott Hoying & Sara Mearns to Join Jessica Vosk's Solo Carnegie Hall Debut Photo Scott Hoying & Sara Mearns to Join Jessica Vosk's Solo Carnegie Hall Debut
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2021

Broadway star Jessica Vosk will make her solo Carnegie Hall debut with her new concert, My Golden Age, on Monday, November 8, at 8:00 PM. Directed by Tony Award-winner Warren Carlyle, My Golden Age is Vosk’s homage to the likes of Barbra Streisand, Judy Garland, Bette Midler, and other legendary voices.

Nominees For The 2021 Bessie Awards Announced Photo Nominees For The 2021 Bessie Awards Announced
by Stephi Wild - Aug 12, 2021

Award categories include Outstanding Production, Outstanding Performer, Outstanding Revival, Outstanding Music Composition or Sound Design, Outstanding Visual Design, and Outstanding Breakout Choreographer/

Amber Iman, Gavin Creel, and More Set For Final Performance of NYPopsUp Photo Amber Iman, Gavin Creel, and More Set For Final Performance of NYPopsUp
by Stephi Wild - Aug 6, 2021

The event will feature performances by Broadway's Amber Iman, Tony Award winner Gavin Creel, Sasha Allen, Jo Lampert, Obie Award winner Whitney White, Hoofer Award winner Ayodele Casel, and more.

New York City Center Announces 2021-22 Season, Including Encores! Runs of INTO THE WO Photo New York City Center Announces 2021-22 Season, Including Encores! Runs of INTO THE WOODS, THE LIFE & THE TAP DANCE KID
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 13, 2021

New York City Center President & CEO Arlene Shuler today announced a full calendar of programming for the 2021 - 2022 season, reopening the landmark theater to the public in October 2021. This momentous return to in‚Äźperson live performances includes the popular dance and musical theater series audiences have loved throughout the years and new programs featuring iconic artists of today. Manhattan's first performing arts center, New York City Center has presented the best in music, theater, and dance to generations of New Yorkers for over seventy‚Äźfive years.

Kevin Boseman to Take the Stage to Pay Tribute to Brother Chadwick Boseman at DANCE A Photo Kevin Boseman to Take the Stage to Pay Tribute to Brother Chadwick Boseman at DANCE AGAINST CANCER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2021

After a year of darkness, the curtain is once again rising on the performing arts in NYC. Dance Against Cancer, an annual performance presented by Erin Fogarty and Daniel Ulbricht to bring the global dance community together to fight cancer, announced Dance Against Cancer Outside on June 21, 2021, at 7:30 p.m. at Lincoln Center’s Damrosch Park.

Dance Against Cancer Brings Stars Back To The Stage To Benefit American Cancer Societ Photo Dance Against Cancer Brings Stars Back To The Stage To Benefit American Cancer Society
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 8, 2021

After a year of darkness on the stage, the curtain is once again rising on the performing arts in NYC. Dance Against Cancer, an annual performance presented by Erin Fogarty and Daniel Ulbricht to bring the global dance community together to fight cancer, announces Dance Against Cancer Outside on June 21, 2021, at 7:30 p.m. at Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park.

Audiences to Return to The Joyce with Benefit Performances of STATE OF DARKNESS Photo Audiences to Return to The Joyce with Benefit Performances of STATE OF DARKNESS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2021

For the first time in 15 months, The Joyce Theater Foundation will host live audiences inside its iconic Chelsea home later this spring, from June 16-20. The Joyce announced today that it will present six benefit performances of Molissa Fenley’s acclaimed tour de force solo, State of Darkness.

Photo Flash: iHeartDance NYC Soars on an Uptown Rooftop Bringing Dance Back To Life Photo Photo Flash: iHeartDance NYC Soars on an Uptown Rooftop Bringing Dance Back To Life
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2021

On Sunday, April 18, iHeartDance, a new initiative to celebrate and support the dance artists of New York City through performance opportunities and financial relief, made it's debut with 4 live performances to 4 sold out audiences on the rooftop of the Empire Hotel. 

BWW Interview: Sara Mearns Talks Premiere of GALLOP APACE Dance Film With Seattle Dan Photo BWW Interview: Sara Mearns Talks Premiere of GALLOP APACE Dance Film With Seattle Dance Collective, Plus More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2021

Sara Mearns recently partnered with Seattle Dance Collective on the new dance film Gallop Apace. Starring Mearns, the film interprets Shakespeare's 'Gallop Apace' monologue from Romeo and Juliet through movement, navigating Juliet's emotional transformation from young girl to woman.

Seattle Dance Collective Presents GALLOP APACE Featuring Sara Mearns Photo Seattle Dance Collective Presents GALLOP APACE Featuring Sara Mearns
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 2, 2021

Seattle Dance Collective has announced the release of GALLOP APACE, a compelling new work featuring New York City Ballet Principal Dancer Sara Mearns, with choreography by Bobbi Jene Smith and Or Schraiber, and cinematography by Trevor Tweeten. Gallop Apace is set to premiere on April 15 and will be available for streaming from April 15-22, 2021.

VIDEO: Tap Dancers Take to NYC Museums in the Latest NY PopsUp Performance Photo VIDEO: Tap Dancers Take to NYC Museums in the Latest NY PopsUp Performance
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2021

The Bronx Museum, Queens Museum, and the Brooklyn Museum hosted dance performances featuring Ayodele Casel, Amanda Castro, Anthony Morigerato, John Manzari, Anastasia Victory, and Senfu. 

New York City Ballet Announces 2021 Digital Season Schedule for March 8-13 Photo New York City Ballet Announces 2021 Digital Season Schedule for March 8-13
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 2, 2021

New York City Ballet‚Äôs 2021 Digital Season programming has been announced for the week of March¬†8-13. Programming will focus on George Balanchine‚Äôs¬†neoclassical¬†Stravinsky Violin Concerto, as the final installment of the multi-part series ‚ÄúThree Sides¬†of Balanchine.‚ÄĚ

Photos and Video: Gavin Creel & Shoshana Bean Bring Music Back to Manhattan with NY P Photo Photos and Video: Gavin Creel & Shoshana Bean Bring Music Back to Manhattan with NY PopsUp!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 1, 2021

Passersby in Lower Manhattan got a treat on Saturday afternoon. As a part of NY PopsUp- the sprawling arts festival intended to bring back the arts sector in New York State, Tony Award winner Gavin Creel, Shoshana Bean, and Ximone Rose united to bring music back to the city.

VIDEO: Gavin Creel, Shoshana Bean, and More Perform 'Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I'm Y Photo VIDEO: Gavin Creel, Shoshana Bean, and More Perform 'Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I'm Yours' in NY PopsUp Performance
by Stephi Wild - Mar 1, 2021

The second NY PopsUp performance took place this weekend, featuring¬†Gavin Creel,¬†Shoshana Bean,¬†and more. Watch the group perform ‚ÄúSigned, Sealed, Delivered I‚Äôm Yours‚ÄĚ in a clip from the concert!

Gavin Creel, Shoshana Bean, and More Set For This Weekend's NY PopsUp Performance Photo Gavin Creel, Shoshana Bean, and More Set For This Weekend's NY PopsUp Performance
by Stephi Wild - Feb 26, 2021

NY PopsUp has announced the lineup for its next performance, taking place this Saturday, February 27. This weekend's performance will feature a 'musical collaboration' between Gavin Creel, Shoshana Bean, Ximone Rose, Nadia Digiallonardo, Meg Toohey, and Marq Walls.

VIDEO: NY PopsUp Kicks Off With Performance From Jon Batiste, Ayodele Casel, Anthony  Photo VIDEO: NY PopsUp Kicks Off With Performance From Jon Batiste, Ayodele Casel, Anthony Roth Costanzo, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 23, 2021

The inaugural NY PopsUp performance took place on Saturday, February 20, at 12:30 for staff at the Javits Center.  The event was a NYC Love Riot led by Jon Batiste, featuring Ayodele Casel and Anthony Roth Costanzo in Manhattan and Brooklyn. 

NY PopsUp Holds Inaugural Performance Today at 12:30pm Photo NY PopsUp Holds Inaugural Performance Today at 12:30pm
by Stephi Wild - Feb 20, 2021

NY PopsUp is an expansive festival consisting of hundreds of pop-up performances that will regularly permeate the daily lives of New Yorkers. It is intended to revitalize the spirit and emotional well-being of New York citizens through the energy of live performance.

Isolation To Creation Docuseries All Episodes Now Available For Streaming On WNET's A Photo Isolation To Creation Docuseries All Episodes Now Available For Streaming On WNET's ALL ARTS
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 18, 2021

Works & Process produced a four-part docuseries Isolation to Creation, by filmmaker Nic Petry of Dancing Camera, provides audiences with the rare opportunity to go into the bubbles and behind the scenes to experience the hope, joy, exhilarating physical struggle, and emotional challenges experienced by performers returning to the studio and stage. 

Films.Dance Continues With Short Film Featuring Desmond Richardson Photo Films.Dance Continues With Short Film Featuring Desmond Richardson
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 12, 2021

Films.Dance, a groundbreaking global film series produced by and under the creative direction of LA-based Jacob Jonas The Company continues on February 22 with EDGING NORMAL, the fifth of 15 short dance films to be released - to the community at no cost every Monday through May 8, 2021.

Zachary James Welcomes Jackie Hoffman, Kevin Chamberlain, Carolee Carmello, Sara Mear Photo Zachary James Welcomes Jackie Hoffman, Kevin Chamberlain, Carolee Carmello, Sara Mearns & More On New Online Talk Show
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 9, 2021

Broadway and opera star Zachary James (THE ADDAMS FAMILY, SOUTH PACIFIC, AKHNATEN at Metropolitan Opera) will host the best of Broadway and beyond in his new weekly online talk show, WHAT HAPPENED WAS...

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