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Berkeley Playhouse Welcomes Producing Director Of Education & Mainstage Photo Berkeley Playhouse Welcomes Producing Director Of Education & Mainstage
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 26, 2021

Berkeley Playhouse has announced the addition of Melissa Rivera, a California-born Latina performer, educator, and theater professional to its full time staff. Rivera will join the Berkeley Playhouse leadership team as Producing Director of Education & Mainstage. After an extensive search, Executive Artistic Director Kimberly Dooley, Managing Director Mary K. Lins, and the Berkeley Playhouse Board of Directors confidently selected Rivera as their choice for this new position.

SOOP Announces Virtual Summer Workshop Schedule Photo SOOP Announces Virtual Summer Workshop Schedule
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2020

Although we're stuck home away from the theater, SOOP Theatre Company will bring the theater to you with their 'Virtual' Summer Workshops!

Sheri Sanders to Host Virtual Town Hall ALLY: SETTING THE STAGE FOR CHANGE Photo Sheri Sanders to Host Virtual Town Hall ALLY: SETTING THE STAGE FOR CHANGE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 12, 2020

Sheri Sanders will be facilitating a virtual ZOOM Town Hall, entitled Ally: Setting the Stage for Change, on Sunday, June 14, from 4-6 pm EST.

Julie Reiber and Sheri Sanders to Appear on Rachel Potter and Marty Thomas' QUARANTIN Photo Julie Reiber and Sheri Sanders to Appear on Rachel Potter and Marty Thomas' QUARANTINE CABARET
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2020

Broadway vets Rachel Potter and Marty Thomas have teamed up to present a weekly virtual cabaret series called Quarantine Cabaret. The two best friends have joined forces to appear in concert online, and each weekly show features a new lineup of guests.

Photo Flash: Brandon Victor Dixon, Adrienne Warren, & Jelani Alladin Join Project Nex Photo Photo Flash: Brandon Victor Dixon, Adrienne Warren, & Jelani Alladin Join Project Next Gen Students In Performance
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 19, 2019

Check out photos from this week's star-studded Project Next Gen Fundraiser Concert from The Broadway Collective.

NEWSICAL THE MUSICAL Plays Final Performance Tonight Photo NEWSICAL THE MUSICAL Plays Final Performance Tonight
by Julie Musbach - Jun 17, 2019

The 5th longest running musical in Off-Broadway history, NEWSical The Musical, the 2011 winner of the Off-Broadway Alliance Award for Best Musical,  will be ending its historic run on June 17th.

NEWSICAL THE MUSICAL To End Off-Broadway Run June 17 Photo NEWSICAL THE MUSICAL To End Off-Broadway Run June 17
by Julie Musbach - May 23, 2019

The 5th longest running musical in Off-Broadway history, NEWSical The Musical, the 2011 winner of the Off-Broadway Alliance Award for Best Musical,  will be ending its historic run on June 17th. 

Rick Edinger, Professor of Musical Theatre at Carnegie Mellon University School Of Dr Photo Rick Edinger, Professor of Musical Theatre at Carnegie Mellon University School Of Drama, Launches BROADWAY ARTIST LAB
by Christopher Castanho - Apr 18, 2019

Next month, Broadway is coming to Los Angeles with the new 'Broadway Artist Lab' created by Rick Edinger, Andrew Burrill, and Kate Rancka. The groundbreaking educational experience will feature Broadway creators and educators in a series of curated musical theatre workshops, coachings, and live events.

VIDEO: Opening Night of BETWEEN GODS AND KINGS Photo VIDEO: Opening Night of BETWEEN GODS AND KINGS
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2019

"In Between Gods and Kings, our performers fuse theater and nightlife and take off-broadway to the next level-I guarantee it's like nothing you've been to before. The best way to experience it is at the bar with a drink in your hand, while an ancient Greek tragedy unfolds around you in rock-n-roll 360," said the show's executive producer Taylor Shubert, responsible for much of the show's dynamic staging, "I was so thrilled to finally share what we created with the world at opening night last Thursday, and I can't wait to see you there soon!"

Ohio University Launches Reimagined BFA Program Photo Ohio University Launches Reimagined BFA Program
by Julie Musbach - Mar 26, 2019

In the fall of 2019 the Ohio University School of Theater will welcome its first class to an exciting new chapter of its undergraduate Theater Performance degree program. Two interrelated four-year degree tracks will now be offered in either acting or musical theater, with an innovative curricular approach designed to prepare students for the rapidly changing theater industry.

It's Dionysus! BETWEEN GODS AND KINGS: A New Rock Show, Starts Previews In The Villag Photo It's Dionysus! BETWEEN GODS AND KINGS: A New Rock Show, Starts Previews In The Village
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 25, 2019

Previews have begun for BETWEEN GODS AND KINGS: A New Rock Show based on Euripides' classic greek tragedy, The Bacchae. The immersive and energetic production began its weekly party-like run at BEDLAM BAR (40 Avenue C) in the East Village last night. It will play every Thursday at 10pm until May 9. Tickets are available at www.betweengodsandkings.com.

BETWEEN GODS AND KINGS Arrives In The East Village March 21 Photo BETWEEN GODS AND KINGS Arrives In The East Village March 21
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2019

Guerilla theater is back in the East Village with BETWEEN GODS AND KINGS: A New Rock Show based on Euripides' classic greek tragedy, The Bacchae. Previews begin next Thursday, March 21 at BEDLAM (40 Avenue C).

NEVERTHELESS SHE AUDITIONED: The Award-Winning Short Celebrates Upcoming Online Relea Photo NEVERTHELESS SHE AUDITIONED: The Award-Winning Short Celebrates Upcoming Online Release In NYC
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 13, 2019

Nevertheless, She Auditioned comes in the wake of the TIME'S UP movement, at a point of growing scrutiny and shifting attitudes on the role of women in films. Inspired by true stories from the audition room, the short film leverages comedy to challenge the decades-long status quo while advocating for a paradigm shift in the industry's treatment and perception of women, particularly women of color, in front of the camera.

Cast Announced For BETWEEN GODS AND KINGS: A New Rock Show Photo Cast Announced For BETWEEN GODS AND KINGS: A New Rock Show
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2019

Casting has been announced for the Off-Broadway production of BETWEEN GODS AND KINGS at BEDLAM in the East Village, running every Thursday night at 10pm.

NEWSical Celebrates 3000 Performances Photo NEWSical Celebrates 3000 Performances
by Julie Musbach - Jan 25, 2019

On Jan 26th, 2019 NEWSical The Musical, the 10th longest running Off-Broadway show and 3rd longest running musical revue in NY history, will be celebrating its 3000th performance at Theatre Row.  To celebrate the milestone the show will be receiving a proclamation from Speaker of the City Council, Corey Johnson, as well as a proclamation from the New York State Assembly.

Queering the Stage: Introducing RING OF KEYS in Concert Photo Queering the Stage: Introducing RING OF KEYS in Concert
by Rebecca Russo - Nov 2, 2018

RING OF KEYS brings QUEERING THE STAGE to Birdland. QUEERING THE STAGE is directed by Janelle Lawrence with musical direction by Anessa Marie. This one-night only concert will play Birdland Theater on Thursday, November 15th at 9:45pm.

Rising Star 5 Competition Continues Into Week 5 With Special Guests Ben Cameron, Joel Photo Rising Star 5 Competition Continues Into Week 5 With Special Guests Ben Cameron, Joel Waggoner, And Rich Martino
by Stephi Wild - Sep 4, 2018

The fifth season of Rise Bar's RISING STAR competition continues September 4th. This week contestants celebrate BROADWAY!

BWW Reviews: SNS' TOXIC AVENGER Earns a Glowing Review Photo BWW Reviews: SNS' TOXIC AVENGER Earns a Glowing Review
by Paul Batterson - Aug 27, 2018

Lisa Glover, Johnathon L. Jackson, Steven Michael Mooney, Sheri Sanders and Jesse Daniel Trieger could probably fit in a Honda Civic and need only one large pizza for the cast party. Yet their performances, with many of the actors taking on an exhausting list of roles, make TOXIC AVENGER seem like a much larger presentation.

The Argyle Theatre Announces The Cast And Creative Team For HAIRSPRAY Photo The Argyle Theatre Announces The Cast And Creative Team For HAIRSPRAY
by Julie Musbach - Jun 26, 2018

Long Island's newest theatrical venue The Argyle Theatre (Evan Pappas, Artistic Director) presents the Tony Award winning hit Broadway musical Hairspray with book by Marc O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan, music by Marc Shaiman, and lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman at The Argyle Theatre (34 West Main Street, Babylon, Long Island).  Performances are set to begin Thursday, July 12, 2018 for a limited run through Sunday, August 26, 2018. 

BWW TV: Watch a Recap of Day One of The Broadway Collective's GATHERED Event Photo BWW TV: Watch a Recap of Day One of The Broadway Collective's GATHERED Event
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 24, 2018

There are over 35,000 high schools in the United States of America. At every school, there's at least one kid who's obsessed with musical theater, who has memorized every single line of Hamilton, Rent, and Wicked, and who dreams of working on Broadway one day.

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