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Little Island's Dance Festival to Kick Off Tomorrow Photo Little Island's Dance Festival to Kick Off Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2021

Little Island, New York City’s new public park in Hudson River Park by W. 13th Street, will begin performances for the 2021 Dance Festival tomorrow, Wednesday, September 15. The percussive dance focused festival is Co-curated by Little Island Artist-in-Residence Ayodele Casel and Torya Beard and will run through Sunday, September 19.

Get to Know the Students of Next on Stage: Raven Alanes Shares How She's Grown to Bec Photo Get to Know the Students of Next on Stage: Raven Alanes Shares How She's Grown to Become a Better Dancer
by Team BWW - Aug 24, 2021

We're announcing our winners of season 2 of Next on Stage: Dance Edition this week! But before we do, we're chatting with the contestants in the finale. Contestant Raven Alanes shares more about her charity, using her hearing impairment to help build her musicality, and how Broadway Dance Center changed her life.

Little Island Storytelling Festival Begins Tomorrow Photo Little Island Storytelling Festival Begins Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2021

Little Island, New York City's new public park in Hudson River Park by W. 13th Street, begins performances for the 2021 Storytelling Festival tomorrow, Wednesday, July 21. The multidisciplinary festival is curated by Little Island Artists-in-Residence PigPen Theatre Co. and will run through Sunday, July 25.

Amber Iman, Daniel J. Watts & More Announced for Little Island Storytelling Festival  Photo Amber Iman, Daniel J. Watts & More Announced for Little Island Storytelling Festival And Dance Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2021

Little Island, New York City's new public park in Hudson River Park by W. 13th Street, announced today the line-up for the 2021 Storytelling Festival, running July 21-25, 2021 and Dance Festival, running September 15-19, 2021.

Industry Pro Newsletter: Springsteen Returns to Broadway, New Results from UK Pilot S Photo Industry Pro Newsletter: Springsteen Returns to Broadway, New Results from UK Pilot Study
by Alex Freeman - Jun 28, 2021

It was a big week in New York theatre as Bruce Springsteen opened a Broadway show for the first time in 15 months to a fully vaccinated crowd. While theatre has continued in various forms throughout the pandemic, seeing the return of a show to one of the major commercial centers of the industry was an important step from an economic and emotional standpoint.

Theatre Bay Area Executive Director Brad Erickson To Step Down Photo Theatre Bay Area Executive Director Brad Erickson To Step Down
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 21, 2021

After 18 years as Executive Director of the greater Bay Area membership service nonprofit Theatre Bay Area, Brad Erickson, 62, has announced that he will step down at the end of 2021 to return to the East Coast and pursue a new endeavor.

Mark Blankenship Announced as New Works Director for National Alliance for Musical Th Photo Mark Blankenship Announced as New Works Director for National Alliance for Musical Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 18, 2021

National Alliance for Musical Theatre and its Board have announced Mark Blankenship as New Works Director, a role previously held by Ciera Iveson.

2021 Dora Ancillary Awards Announced Photo 2021 Dora Ancillary Awards Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2021

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts has announced the recipients of the 2021 Dora Ancillary Awards which were presented in a virtual broadcast in Toronto this morning, June 16. The Dora Mavor Moore Awards, produced by TAPA, celebrate excellence in Toronto theatre, dance and opera.

2021 Dora Mavor Moore Ancillary Awards to Proceed Virtually in June Photo 2021 Dora Mavor Moore Ancillary Awards to Proceed Virtually in June
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2021

Today, TAPA Executive Director Jacoba Knaapen announced that the 2021 Dora Mavor Moore Ancillary Awards will go forward in celebration of the city’s performing arts community and its hard work and resiliency in the face of immense difficulties over this past pandemic season.

Robert Fletcher, Costume Designer For Stage and Screen, Dies at 98 Photo Robert Fletcher, Costume Designer For Stage and Screen, Dies at 98
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2021

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Robert Fletcher, the prolific costume designer for both stage and screen, died in Kansas City, MO on April 5 at the age of 98.

Celebrating Women's History Month: Women in Theatre Through the Decades: 1960s-1970s Photo Celebrating Women's History Month: Women in Theatre Through the Decades: 1960s-1970s
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 8, 2021

With Women in Theatre Through the Decades, we will be highlighting the vital role that women have played in theatre history, showcasing those who paved the way and who continue to make history today. This week, we are highlighting the accomplishments of women in theatre throughout the 1960s and the 1970s!

All Nine of Irish Repertory Theatre's PERFORMANCES ON SCREEN Will be Available to Ren Photo All Nine of Irish Repertory Theatre's PERFORMANCES ON SCREEN Will be Available to Rent on Demand
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 5, 2021

Irish Repertory Theatre has announced that beginning Monday March 8, 2021 at 12pm ET, all nine 2020 Performance on Screen digital productions will be available to rent from Broadway on Demand through December 31, 2021.

John Clinton Eisner Retires As Founding Artistic Director Of The Lark Photo John Clinton Eisner Retires As Founding Artistic Director Of The Lark
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 25, 2021

The Lark, an international play development laboratory dedicated to amplifying the voices of playwrights, announces that founder John Clinton Eisner is retiring after 27 years as Artistic Director, with the intent to hand over leadership to a new generation of theatrical talents.

The Lark Co-Founder John Clinton Eisner to Step Down as Artistic Director Photo The Lark Co-Founder John Clinton Eisner to Step Down as Artistic Director
by Stephi Wild - Feb 25, 2021

John Clinton Eisner co-founded The Lark in 1994 as a community of theater professionals dedicated to the playwright’s vision. He has grown The Lark into an award winning “think tank for the theater,” with local, national and global reach. 

Brian Moreland Named Broadway Global Producer Of The Year Photo Brian Moreland Named Broadway Global Producer Of The Year
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2021

Today, it was announced that Brian Moreland is the recipient of the Ninth Annual Broadway Global Producer of the Year Award from Broadway Global.

LaChanze, Daniel J. Watts, Brian Moreland, Stephanie Riggs and More Announced as TEDx Photo LaChanze, Daniel J. Watts, Brian Moreland, Stephanie Riggs and More Announced as TEDxBroadway 2020 Speakers
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 21, 2020

TEDxBroadway organizers announced today the speakers who'll be taking the TEDxBroadway virtual stage on Tuesday, November 17 at 1pm Eastern.

Broadway Producers Brian Moreland and Rachel Sussman to Join Diana DiMenna's Plate Sp Photo Broadway Producers Brian Moreland and Rachel Sussman to Join Diana DiMenna's Plate Spinner Productions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 25, 2020

Award-winning producer Diana DiMenna is pleased to announce that esteemed colleagues Brian Moreland and Rachel Sussman have joined Plate Spinner Productions, the producing company DiMenna launched in 2018.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Celebrates 20th Edition With Noah Galvin, Dee Ros Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Celebrates 20th Edition With Noah Galvin, Dee Roscioli and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2020

Last night, The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues celebrated their milestone 20th edition in song! An incredible team of writers, composers, and actors collaborated from afar to write, rehearse, perform and produce 11 all-new musical monologues in just 24 hours.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES' 20th Edition Stars Noah Galvin, Kate Rockwell, J Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES' 20th Edition Stars Noah Galvin, Kate Rockwell, James Lapine, and More
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2020

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues celebrate their milestone 20th edition tonight with a musical round! An incredible team of writers, composers, and actors will collaborate from afar to write, rehearse, perform and produce 12 all-new pieces in just 24 hours. Beginning at 6 PM ET, the musical monologues will be published, one every 15 minutes.

Wake Up With BWW 9/22: Equity Endorses Biden and Harris, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/22: Equity Endorses Biden and Harris, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2020

Today's top stories: Equity endorses Biden and Harris, Jasmine Cephas Jones and Ron Cephas Jones become first father/daughter duo to win Emmys in the same year, and more!

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