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by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2020
The Royal Court Theatre's Jerwood Theatre Downstairs will be available from 7:30pm tomorrow (Friday 8 May 2020) for the public to virtually visit Caretaker, a durational installation by Hester Chillingworth (pronouns: they/them), which will run until the theatre can reopen.
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2020
The incredible story of a man who escaped the clutches of a Nazi firing squad is being brought back to life as a Warrington woman pays tribute to a trio of family war heroes. 
by Jonathan Marshall - May 7, 2020
The X-Files became a '90s cult classic, running for nine seasons and spawning two movies and two miniseries revivals. But since portraying FBI agent Dana Scully, Gillian Anderson has carved out a diverse career both on screen and stage. The much-loved star spoke to BroadwayWorld about her career ahead of the National Theatre at Home's screening of the critically acclaimed A Streetcar Named Desire.
by Shari Barrett - May 7, 2020
With the current theatre world on hiatus, I have created a Spotlight Series on Broadway World which features interviews with some of the many talented artists who make our Los Angeles theatre community so exciting and vibrant thanks to their ongoing contribution to keeping the Arts alive in the City of the Angels. And just like all of us, I wondered how they are dealing with the abrupt end of productions in which they were involved. This Spotlight focuses on Suzanne Mayes, who started out thinking she would pursue the stars as an astronaut and wound up shining onstage!
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2020
A special ballet was set for the Royal Opera House, to be performed by dancers with Multiple Sclerosis. However, due to the health crisis, the performance was cancelled.
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2020
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS is launching Emergency Grants for Pandemic Relief, a one-week fundraising initiative to provide $2 million in grants to vital organizations across the country whose resources are stretched dealing with immediate needs heightened by the COVID-19 crisis.
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2020
Milwaukee Repa??a??a??a??a??a??a?? announce the Donald & Donna Baumgartner and Elizabeth Quadracci Harned Family Double-Down for Artists Challenge. Both families are teaming up to match dollar for dollar every new or increased gift up to $50,000 providing support to Milwaukee Repertory Theater's terrific and talented artists that have been impacted by COVID-19.
by Greer Firestone - May 4, 2020
Convulsive events happen. Sometimes they turn from considerable to colossal. The implications generally tend to take years to play out and, in worse cases, spiral into unpredictable and unintended consequences.
by Stephen Mosher - May 2, 2020
Popular online learning institution DRAMAVERSITY is not only a safe haven for students -- now it is one for out of work actors needing income
by Gary Naylor - May 2, 2020
The Remote Read revive Sir Tom Stoppard's 1966 television play using the technology of 2020, and provide an interesting insight into theatre's enduring power - and a rattling good play!
by Shari Barrett - May 11, 2020
With the current theatre world on hiatus, I have created a Spotlight Series on Broadway World which features interviews with some of the many talented artists who make our Los Angeles theatre community so exciting and vibrant thanks to their ongoing contribution to keeping the Arts alive in the City of the Angels. This Spotlight focuses on Shon LeBlanc, owner of The Costume House in NoHo who had 15 shows on his costume design schedule cancel within a week due to the COVID-19 shutdown to a?oeFlatterTheCurvea?? of infection.
by Stephen Mosher - May 10, 2020
Enduring and endearing actress and singer, Linda Purl, is not only one of the great artists, she is also one of the great beauties, inside and out. Here, she chats with Stephen Mosher about life, art, isolation and motherhood.
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2020
Produced by Sam Young, Musical Marathon is an online concert performed by over twenty of theatre's leading musical directors to raise money for NHS Charities Together and Acting For Others.
by TV News Desk - Apr 9, 2020
“Andrà tutto bene” in English, “Everything will be alright” is not a music video, a commercial film or any other advertising piece. For these two Portuguese artists, it's something greater and more precious: it's a song and a film intimately connected in a message of hope. 
by TV News Desk - Apr 9, 2020
Inside Job/Entertainment One (eOne) and Aberdeen, Scotland-based rock quartet Cold Years are excited to present “Electricity,” the third track to be lifted from the Friday, September 4 release of the band's highly anticipated, forthcoming debut album, Paradise (pre-order).
by Debbie Hall - Apr 9, 2020
While the sad news reported by the New York Times that Broadway would remain closed until June, many New York-based performers started to entertain online. Bridget Winder is both an actor and painter and reaches out through YouTube and other platforms. Her credits include regional theater and off-off-Broadway, and the Singing-and-Painting series.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2020
Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park's production of Destiny of Desire is now available to watch online!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2020
After the confirmations reveiced on the music scene with 'True Love', the first song of the upcoming LP, Silvia Tancredi Releases The New Single 'Making A Way'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2020
After a widely successful first round of streaming events, The Wilbury Group announces new events to be streamed through May 6. In addition to the previously announced performances of New and Dangerous Ideas by Christopher Johnson and CVK.
by Shari Barrett - Apr 7, 2020
This Spotlight focuses on Jessica Lynn Johnson, proud founder and CEO of Soaring Solo LLC, a company dedicated solely to the direction and development of one person plays who has collaborated on well over 100 solo shows and is still going strong despite the current shutdown. And now she is offering free classes on ZOOM until it is possible to do theatre in a theater again.
by Gil Kaan - Apr 6, 2020
Here's the third installment of responses from various Los Angeles Theatre heads on how their individual theatre families are holding up in these crazy, safe-distancing times. As with the first two batches of responses, these are just as amazing in their acknowledged realism and uniform positivity:
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2020
Artists are lucky because at least they have their imaginations to get them through these surreal times. The Players Theatre Short Play & Musical festival is encouraging all mandated shut-in writers to use this unprecedented time to be creative and submit a short play or musical for their 10th annual June Festival - NYC.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020
Country legends David Nail and Little Texas headline Elm Street Cultural Arts Village's third outdoor concert season, The Lantern Series, as part of their 2020/2021 Season of Character.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2020
The Vail Valley Foundation today announced that in light of the latest Eagle County Public Health Order, the organization does not plan to have any events or programming available to the public in May or June of 2020 across all three areas of its mission in arts, athletics, and education.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 24, 2020
We here at BroadwayWorld know that sometimes social-distancing can get you down. With the theatre industry at a standstill, many of us are craving some trademark musical theatre merriment to keep our spirits up while keeping ourselves and others safe.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2020
Canadian garage rockers Dead Ghosts newest album Automatic Changer is out now via Burger Records. Automatic Changer is available to stream on all major digital platforms and available to purchase on vinyl, CD and cassette. 
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020
Inspired by listener requests in times of the coronavirus, coupled with the advent of Earth Day, THE LOH DOWN ON SCIENCE is launching a limited radio/podcast series called THE LOH DOWN ON SCIENCE: SPECIAL PANDEMIC EDITION ( on April 22 for eight weeks.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020
Gordon Cox, Contributing Theater Editor for 'Variety' and host of Variety's 'Stagecraft' podcast, is featured in this episode of THEATER: All the Moving Parts, hosted by Patrick Pacheco, premiering on Friday, April 24th, 9:30PM on CUNY TV.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020
The Michigan Shakespeare Festival has released the following statement:
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2020
Shakespeare Theatre Company invites audiences to celebrate William Shakespeare's birthday by attending a viewing party of the National Theatre of London's 2017 production of Twelfth Night on Thursday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m. EST.
by TV News Desk - Apr 22, 2020
Metalcore band The Ghost Inside will release their fifth studio album on June 5 via Epitaph Records.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2020
Theatre Together, a new collective of over 100 artists and professionals, today announced the full programme for All the Web's a Stage an online fundraising event featuring a variety of live performances that will be streamed tomorrow, Thursday 23 April from midday to midnight.
by Student Blogger: Lauren Knight - Apr 22, 2020
Being in the theater community right now has been a lifeline for many students. Creators have banded together to produce some incredible works within the confines of a shelter-in-place, providing a sense of normalcy for many theater students. We may not be able to go to the theater or attend our normal classes, but there is plenty going on in the theater community for collegiate theater students to engage with and learn from. For many, it's what is keeping them sane.
by TV News Desk - Apr 21, 2020
Seminal Minneapolis band The Jayhawks have announced their new album XOXO will release on July 10 via Sham/Thirty Tigers.
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 21, 2020
Recent MAC Award Winner Michael Kirk Lane is one of the cabaret community's greatest assets, and most gifted performers, teachers, and leaders. One the celebration of his birth, Stephen Mosher takes a look at the life that has led to this moment in time.
by TV News Desk - Apr 20, 2020
Today, Iglooghost releases his latest single and video “Amu.” Recorded with a children's choir, the song is about the ecosystem of an entity named Amu.
by Fiona Scott - Apr 18, 2020
Andrew Lloyd Webber continues to indulge theatre lovers in lockdown with his generous weekly stream of one his works on the dedicated The Shows Must Go On YouTube channel to raise money for charity. This week's offering is the 25th-anniversary performance of The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall and live-streamed in cinemas in 2011. 
by TV News Desk - Apr 17, 2020
With a busy past few years, Texas-based John Baumann has steadily established himself as a promising songwriter within his home state and beyond its borders.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2020
3D+U is back with its FUN AND FREE MONDAY Line-Up. The spotlight is on YOU, and we can get through this together. Being socially distant may be the most significant role you will ever have to play. Let's come together while being apart with workshops, workouts, classes, and talkbacks. 
by Adrienne Proctor - Apr 16, 2020
Riverdale Season 4 has attempted another female driven musical. The Hedwig and the Angry Inch musical tribute episode, based on John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask's 1998 Off-Broadway rock musical, sorely misses the mark in its attempts to honor the Gender-queer character from Communist East Berlin.
by Stage Tube - Apr 16, 2020
What started out as a fun project during the 2020 Coronavirus Pandemic quarantine on our private Facebook group evolved into something emotional, nostalgic, and uniquely unifying amidst a very dark and isolated period in humanity. Now, more than a decade after their closing night, 44 cast members of the Broadway revival of 'A Chorus Line' share what brought them all together 'again'. It was... 5, 6, 7, 8.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2020
Pittsburgh rock veteran John Vento has released a new single and video from his IMEA Award-winning album, 'Love, Lust & Other Wreckage.'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2020
The Board of the Edmonton International Street Performers Festival announced yesterday that they cannot proceed with the Festival's July 3-12, 2020 edition in the normal fashion.
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 14, 2020
Facebook Live Events For Cabaret Listeners With a Broader Spectrum of Musical Interests
by Stage Tube - Apr 13, 2020
Josh Groban has released his second #ShowerSongs video! In the Facebook post with the video, Josh Groban shared:
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 12, 2020
Throughout the short beginning of 21st century alone, Broadway has been dealt a number of blows in various ways and has always managed to find a way back. Read about them here!
by Student Blogger: Kat Mokrynski - Apr 10, 2020
When creating a musical, there are many places that one can draw inspiration from. Some, like Lin-Manuel Miranda, read a book and are determined to see the story play out on stage. Others take the songs of others and create a plot around them, like the music of ABBA in Mamma Mia. A few are even able to conjure up entire worlds out of their minds. But one of the more popular forms of media to be adapted in the past few years has been the world of cinema.
by Jim Munson - Apr 10, 2020
Good news for musical theater lovers! TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's recent, acclaimed production of Paul Gordon's Pride and Prejudice will now be available to stream. Presented by Streaming Musicals, Pride and Prejudice will receive a a?oevirtual opening nighta?? on Friday, April 10 at 3:30pm PT/ 6:30pm ET, with an encore presentation at 7:00pm PT/10:00pm ET. Tony Award winner Beth Leavel (The Drowsy Chaperone, The Prom) and Julie James, Program Director/ Curator of SiriusXM's a?oeOn Broadwaya?? channel, will host the a?oevirtual opening night,a?? which will include an intermission discussion with the creative team members including TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's Founding Artistic Director Robert Kelley, who directed the new romantic musical comedy. Streaming during the April 10 a?oevirtual opening nighta?? will be free. Pride and Prejudice will then be available to stream on for a minimal fee. BroadwayWorld recently caught up with Robert Kelley to learn more about his production of Pride and Prejudice and also to touch base with him on how TheatreWorks was weathering the current health and economic crisis.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2020
Bloomingdale School of Music announces a virtual community concert and spring benefit Bloomingdale ONLINE on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 7pm. The evening will be broadcast via Zoom and attendance is FREE and available by registering at
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2020
Canadian garage rockers Dead Ghosts newest album Automatic Changer will be out on April 24, 2020 via Burger Records. The album will be available to stream on all major digital platforms and is available to pre-order now on vinyl, CD and cassette.