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Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, June 11- with Wesley Taylor, Josh Groban and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, June 11- with Wesley Taylor, Josh Groban and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020

Today (June 11) in live streaming: National Theatre at Home brings back The Madness of King George III, the newest Broadway's Next on Stage and so much more!

Celia Rose Gooding, Kenny Leon, Adrienne Warren and More to Take Part in New York Tim Photo Celia Rose Gooding, Kenny Leon, Adrienne Warren and More to Take Part in New York Times Panel Discussion
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2020

New York Times Critic-At-Large Wesley Morris will be moderating a panel discussion with Broadway artists, responding to national unrest as part of OFFSTAGE: OPENING NIGHT, tomorrow, June 11th. 

Patti LuPone, Elizabeth Stanley, and More Set For New York Times Celebration of Shows Photo Patti LuPone, Elizabeth Stanley, and More Set For New York Times Celebration of Shows of the 2019/20 Broadway Season, 'Offstage: Opening Night'
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2020

The New York Times is celebrating the Broadway season that was cut short by the health crisis with a livestreamed event, Offstage: Opening Night. The event will be held on Thursday, June 11 at 7 p.m. ET.

Brooklyn Academy Of Music Announces Postponement Of Additional Live Events Photo Brooklyn Academy Of Music Announces Postponement Of Additional Live Events
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2020

In support of efforts to restrict public gatherings and slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus, BAM has postponed additional upcoming programs.

Yolanda Adams, Wesley Morris and Valerie June Join the LA Phil's POWER TO THE PEOPLE! Photo Yolanda Adams, Wesley Morris and Valerie June Join the LA Phil's POWER TO THE PEOPLE! Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2020

Preeminent gospel artist Yolanda Adams, The New York Times' critic-at-large Wesley Morris, and singer Valerie June are confirmed as part of the LA Phil's Power to the People! festival. Adams will perform with the LA Phil, led by Music & Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel, as well as West Angeles Church of God in Christ Choir, at Walt Disney Concert Hall, Sunday, March 8, at 2pm. Morris, one of the most compelling cultural critics of our time, will speak at the California African American Museum, Tuesday, March 10, at 7pm. Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist June will perform along with Terence Blanchard and Ben Harper in an evening dedicated to the exploration of Spike Lee's movie music at Walt Disney Concert Hall, Saturday, March 14, at 8pm.

BAM Announces YOURS THEIRS OURS - New Season Of 16 Engagements Photo BAM Announces YOURS THEIRS OURS - New Season Of 16 Engagements
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2020

BAM Artistic Director David Binder today announced programming for Yours Theirs Ours, a new season of 16 engagements by dynamic artists across the artistic spectruma?"with many making their BAM debuts. Engagements will run from March 23a?"June 30 and will be presented in all of BAM's venues and off-site.

Photo Flash: SLAVE PLAY Creator Jeremy O. Harris Hosts 'Black Out' Photo Photo Flash: SLAVE PLAY Creator Jeremy O. Harris Hosts 'Black Out'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2019

Yesterday evening in New York City, Broadway's SLAVE PLAY and its creator, playwright Jeremy O. Harris hosted BLACK OUT during the show's previews. BLACK OUT dedicated the 804 seats of 45th Street's Golden Theatre to an audience of black identified artists, writers, activists, creatives, and students in celebration of the critically-acclaimed, Robert O'Hara directed play and in recognition of Broadway's rich, diverse, and fraught history with black work. The event was followed by a Talk Forward moderated by VULTURE Staff Writer Hunter Harris and Author Casey Gerald, during which playwright Jeremy O. Harris discussed the work, buzz, and questions around this play - as well as Broadway's history of work created by black artists.

TimesTalks Announces Fall 2019 Program Ft. Mark Ronson, Jessica Lange, Renée Zellweg Photo TimesTalks Announces Fall 2019 Program Ft. Mark Ronson, Jessica Lange, Renée Zellweger, And Colson Whitehead
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2019

TimesTalks, The New York Times live conversation and performance series, is proud to announce its Fall 2019 Program, featuring intimate conversations that pair Times journalists with today's most creative and influential voices in the fields of film, technology, politics, music, literature and science.

SLAVE PLAY Announces Full Cast Including Paul Alexander Nolan, Ato Blankson-Wood, Jam Photo SLAVE PLAY Announces Full Cast Including Paul Alexander Nolan, Ato Blankson-Wood, James Cusati-Moyer, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2019

Full casting has been announced for the upcoming Broadway premiere of Slave Play, the acclaimed new work by Jeremy O. Harris, directed by Robert O'Hara.

Michael Dutra Brings STRICTLY SINATRA to 54 Below Aug. 15th Photo Michael Dutra Brings STRICTLY SINATRA to 54 Below Aug. 15th
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2019

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Michael Dutra as Strictly Sinatra on Thursday August 15th at 9:30 pm. from Maine to Miami, B.B. King's, opening act for Howie Mandel (AGT judge) and audiences up to 5,000 people, is now making his Feinstein's/54 Below debut.  Michael encapsulates everything about Frank Sinatra's performance.  With his Strictly Sinatra Band swinging behind him, you will be taken back in time to witness Ole Blue Eyes again!  Reminisce with all your favorite songs and memories as you swing to all the American standards that Frank Sinatra made great!

Taylor Mac to Embark on US Tour Photo Taylor Mac to Embark on US Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2019

Taylor Mac announces U.S. tour dates for two bedazzling, moving, and politically stirring performances. Mac will tour A 24-Decade History of Popular Music (Abridged) across the Northeast.

Official: Jeremy O. Harris' SLAVE PLAY Will Open at the Golden Theatre This Fall Photo Official: Jeremy O. Harris' SLAVE PLAY Will Open at the Golden Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2019

BroadwayWorld first reported last month that SLAVE PLAY will come to Broadway this fall. Producers Greg Nobile and Jana Shea of Seaview Productions, Troy Carter, Level Forward, and Nine Stories, founded by Jake Gyllenhaal and Riva Marker, have officially announced that the acclaimed new play by Jeremy O. Harris, directed by Robert O'Hara, will be coming to Broadway's Golden Theatre (252 West 45th Street) this fall. The strictly limited 17-week engagement will begin preview performances Tuesday, September 10, ahead of an official opening night of Sunday, October 6.

New York Times Writer Wesley Morris Joins Amanda Parris In Conversation Photo New York Times Writer Wesley Morris Joins Amanda Parris In Conversation
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2019

The Koffler Centre of the Arts is thrilled to present Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist, film critic, and podcast host Wesley Morris, in conversation with Canadian broadcaster and writer Amanda Parris. Part of the Koffler's 2019 Books & Ideas series, the talk takes place at 7 PM, Tuesday, May 28 at the Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles Street West.

The Town Hall Presents Taylor Mac's Holiday Sauce at The Town Hall on 12/11 at 8pm Photo The Town Hall Presents Taylor Mac's Holiday Sauce at The Town Hall on 12/11 at 8pm
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2018

Taylor Mac's Holiday Sauce, the latest installment of the artist's award-winning A 24-Decade History of Popular Music project, will return to The Town Hall in New York City for another skewering of the sacred and the secular today, December 11th at 8pm. A follow-up to its debut at The Town Hall in December 2017, the show explores Christmas as calamity, upending our yuletide traditions and celebrating the holiday in all of its dysfunction with the families you choose to love.

The Town Hall Presents TAYLOR MAC'S HOLIDAY SAUCE Photo The Town Hall Presents TAYLOR MAC'S HOLIDAY SAUCE
by TV News Desk - Nov 29, 2018

Taylor Mac's Holiday Sauce, the latest installment of the artist's award-winning A 24-Decade History of Popular Music project, will return to The Town Hall in New York City for another skewering of the sacred and the secular on Tuesday, December 11th at 8pm. A follow-up to its debut at The Town Hall in December 2017, the show explores Christmas as calamity, upending our yuletide traditions and celebrating the holiday in all of its dysfunction with the families you choose to love.

The Town Hall Presents Taylor Mac's Holiday Sauce at The Town Hall on 12/11 at 8pm Photo The Town Hall Presents Taylor Mac's Holiday Sauce at The Town Hall on 12/11 at 8pm
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2018

Taylor Mac's Holiday Sauce, the latest installment of the artist's award-winning A 24-Decade History of Popular Music project, will return to The Town Hall in New York City for another skewering of the sacred and the secular on Tuesday, December 11th at 8pm. A follow-up to its debut at The Town Hall in December 2017, the show explores Christmas as calamity, upending our yuletide traditions and celebrating the holiday in all of its dysfunction with the families you choose to love.

CAP UCLA Presents Taylor Mac's HOLIDAY SAUCE Photo CAP UCLA Presents Taylor Mac's HOLIDAY SAUCE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2018

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA) presents the incomparable, Taylor Mac's Holiday Sauce for a two-night engagement on Friday, December 14 and Saturday, December 15 at 8 p.m. at Royce Hall.

VIDEO: Taylor Mac Performs 'People Have the Power' on Colbert Photo VIDEO: Taylor Mac Performs 'People Have the Power' on Colbert
by Stage Tube - Oct 30, 2018

Last night Taylor Mac performed a stirring rendition of Patti Smith's iconic "People Have the Power" on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, with members of Stay Human, the Jon Batiste-fronted house band, and Mac's own ensemble. Taylor also chatted with Stephen about A 24-Deacde History of Popular Music among other topics.

Taylor's Mac's HOLIDAY SAUCE Comes to Town Hall December 11 Photo Taylor's Mac's HOLIDAY SAUCE Comes to Town Hall December 11
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2018

Taylor Mac's Holiday Sauce, the latest installment of the artist's award-winning A 24-Decade History of Popular Music project, will return to The Town Hall in New York City for another skewering of the sacred and the secular on Tuesday, December 11th at 8pm. A follow-up to its debut at The Town Hall in December 2017, the show explores Christmas as calamity, upending our yuletide traditions and celebrating the holiday in all of its dysfunction with the families you choose to love.

Employee Of The Month To Feature Emily Mortimer, Hannibal Burress And More, Starting  Photo Employee Of The Month To Feature Emily Mortimer, Hannibal Burress And More, Starting 3/15
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2018

SLATE Live has teamed up with Employee of the Month with Catie Lazarus to celebrate the ninth year anniversary of the talk show, which The New York Times calls as a "beloved downtown institution." On Thursday, March 15th, downtown darling Catie Lazarus will interview and honor comedian Hannibal Buress (30 Rock, Broad City), Tony Award-winning Broadway and (now film) music conductor and director Alex Lacamoire (Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen, Incredibles II); actor Emily Mortimer (The Party, Marry Poppins, Newsroom), musical guest The Resistance Revival Chorus, fresh from The Grammy's with Kesha and the Women's March.

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