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Autry Museum Raises $80 Million Photo Autry Museum Raises $80 Million
by Stephi Wild - Jan 26, 2022

The Autry Museum of the American West announced today the successful conclusion of a six-year, $80 million comprehensive fundraising initiative, the Challenge, Discover, Celebrate campaign.

Alliance Presents New Staging Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo Alliance Presents New Staging Of A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 29, 2021

A CHRISTMAS CAROL, Alliance Theatre's annual holiday production, returns to the Coca-Cola Stage at Alliance Theatre November 12 ‚Äď December 24, 2021.¬†

10 New Contemporary Puppet Works to Debut at LA MAMA PUPPET SERIES Photo 10 New Contemporary Puppet Works to Debut at LA MAMA PUPPET SERIES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 27, 2021

La MaMa ‚Äď one of the first major theatres in the U.S. to present contemporary puppet artists and their work on its mainstages ‚Äď will begin its 60th season with the celebrated, biannual LA MAMA PUPPET SERIES from September 29 to October 24 at the Ellen Stewart Theatre and Downstairs Theatre.

Chicago International Puppet Theater Fest To Return January 20 Photo Chicago International Puppet Theater Fest To Return January 20
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 26, 2021

It's been surprisingly busy the past 18 months at the Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival, as organizers have piloted new programs and retackled festival planning, all while developing major expansion plans following a year-long strategic planning process.

La MaMa Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo La MaMa Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 20, 2021

The Tony Award-winning theatre has announced a fresh season of work ‚Äď on its various stages in the East Village - that explores new rituals of our time from a multiplicity of perspectives and speaks to the epic changes of the 21st century.

TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival To Welcome Small In-Person Audiences To Indo Photo TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival To Welcome Small In-Person Audiences To Indoor Concerts
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2021

It's happening! With the recent announcement from Health Officials regarding the move into Step 2 of British Columbia's Restart Plan, Coastal Jazz & Blues Society welcomes small in-person audiences to indoor concerts at two venues: Performance Works and The Ironworks.

Photo Flash: First Look Inside the Newly Restored Trafalgar Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look Inside the Newly Restored Trafalgar Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 13, 2021

The theatre was originally Trafalgar Studios (2 small theatre spaces), and is now a 630 seat art deco wonderland, with original detailing not seen for over 90 years.

La MaMa Will Conclude 59th Season With A FEW DEEP BREATHS Photo La MaMa Will Conclude 59th Season With A FEW DEEP BREATHS
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2021

For the final online experiment in La MaMa's 59th season, seven writers (Erik Ehn, Huntrezz Janos, Adrienne Kennedy, Haruna Lee, Chuck Mee, Robert Patrick, and Christopher Rivas), two performers, and an online audience come together for A FEW DEEP BREATHS, premiering Friday, June 25 at 8pm ET.

World Premiere of New Musical DARLIN' CORY, TONI STONE and More Announced for Allianc Photo World Premiere of New Musical DARLIN' CORY, TONI STONE and More Announced for Alliance Theatre's 53rd Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 8, 2021

Atlanta’s nationally acclaimed Alliance Theatre has announced the productions of the Alliance’s 53rd season. 

TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival Announces Free Streamed Concerts, Workshops, Photo TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival Announces Free Streamed Concerts, Workshops, and Annual Colloquium
by A.A. Cristi - May 17, 2021

The TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival, Vancouver's signature Festival, celebrates its 35th edition this summer from Friday, June 25 to Sunday, July 4.

Ma-Yi Theater Company Celebrates AAPI Heritage Month with New Programming and Initiat Photo Ma-Yi Theater Company Celebrates AAPI Heritage Month with New Programming and Initiatives
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2021

In celebration of AAPI Heritage Month, Ma-Yi Theater Company has announced several programs and initiatives that not only strengthen Ma-Yi’s role in leading the national discourse about what it means to be Asian American today, but expands the diverse communities that Ma-Yi champions and supports.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, April 13- with Brenda Braxton, Ali Stroker, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, April 13- with Brenda Braxton, Ali Stroker, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 13, 2021

Today (April 13) in live streaming: Brenda Braxton returns as guest host on Stars in the House, Ali Stroker chats about her new book, and more!

Ralph B. Pe√Īa's VANCOUVER to be Presented by Ma-Yi and The Chicago International Pup Photo Ralph B. Pe√Īa's VANCOUVER to be Presented by Ma-Yi and The Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 9, 2021

Ma-Yi Theater Company, in association with The Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival, will present the online premiere of Vancouver, a puppet play centered on a mixed-race family who relocate from Japan to the Pacific Northwest.

Puppeteer Tom Lee Retells Classic Lunar New Year Zodiac Tale in Live-Streamed THE GRE Photo Puppeteer Tom Lee Retells Classic Lunar New Year Zodiac Tale in Live-Streamed THE GREAT ZODIAC ANIMAL RACE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 9, 2021

Eighth Blackbird will continue¬†their Winter 2021 Chicago Artists Workshop (CAW) live streamed event series with puppeteer¬†Tom Lee: ‚ÄúThe Great Zodiac Animal Race‚Ä̬†6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26.¬†Tickets are $20 (suggested) per household.

Ma-Yi Theater Company Announces Spring 2021 Season Photo Ma-Yi Theater Company Announces Spring 2021 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 5, 2021

Ma-Yi has announced programming for its Spring 2021 season which includes collaborations with artists in China, the Philippines, and Japan. The season, running February 11‚ÄďMay 3, 2021, illustrates that by putting artists and craftspeople to work, despite the coronavirus pandemic, innovation and compelling storytelling can thrive.

Study the Art of Puppetry This Winter With Chicago International Puppet Theater Festi Photo Study the Art of Puppetry This Winter With Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2021

This winter is the perfect time to stay inside, dive into live, hands-on puppetry workshops and make something extraordinary. That’s why, due to popular demand, the Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival is expanding its teaching artist roster and tripling its winter line-up of live, online puppetry workshops.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: January 16-17- with Kelli O'Hara, Adam Pascal, and More Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: January 16-17- with Kelli O'Hara, Adam Pascal, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 16, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, January 16-17, 2020.

La MaMa Announces January Programming Featuring Bobbi Jene Smith, Santee Smith, Anabe Photo La MaMa Announces January Programming Featuring Bobbi Jene Smith, Santee Smith, Anabella Lenzu, and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 12, 2021

La MaMa has announced programming for January 2021. This month will feature In Process with Bobbi Jene Smith, a look at the artistic progress of Bobbi Jene Smith and the team behind her next work, Broken Theater.

Kiln Theatre Returns To The Stage With Its First Live Streamed Reading Of Ayad Akhtar Photo Kiln Theatre Returns To The Stage With Its First Live Streamed Reading Of Ayad Akhtar's
by Stephi Wild - Dec 15, 2020

For the first time since the theatre was closed in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Kiln Theatre returns to the stage with a live streamed reading of Ayad Akhtar's critically acclaimed The Invisible Hand on 18 December at 7pm.

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, November 11- with Corey Cott, Laura Osnes and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, November 11- with Corey Cott, Laura Osnes and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 11, 2020

Today (November 11) in live streaming: A Bandstand Reunion on Stars in the House, Michael Cerveris in concert, and so much more!

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