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by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 30, 2021
On this day, we are celebrating the life and legacy of the great Lena Horne on her birthday. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 30, 2021
Written in the middle of a global pandemic after years of watching our country becoming ever more divided, the 10 songs on Free Country get to the heart of it all by exploring on an individual level the lives we choose to live.
by BWW Staff - Jun 29, 2021
John McGrath is Artistic Director and Chief Executive of Manchester International Festival [MIF], a worldclass celebration of original work that had marked seven festivals prior to the imminent 2021 cultural celebration that starts July 1. Unfolding over 18 days both indoors and outdoors, both in three dimensions and online, MIF21 wasn't about to let a pandemic stand in the way of its pioneering vision, as McGrath himself explains below. 
by TV News Desk - Jun 29, 2021
This project has allowed them to explore facets of their own reality in a way that might have otherwise been unavailable to them. Liebsch’s cathartic wails in “draggedacrossconcrete” attest to this.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 29, 2021
Both dreamlike and disquieting, Saro’s brand of noir-pop ultimately bears a hypnotic power that’s got much to do with the fluidity that defines him as an artist.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 29, 2021
In the coming days and weeks prior to release day, Big Red Machine will be sharing a selection of tracks from How Long Do You Think It’s Gonna Last?, beginning today with “Latter Days,” the first single and album opener.
by Roy Berko - Jun 29, 2021
Friday, June 26, after a Covid-induced period of Zoom-only dance recitals, Cleveland's 'classical ballet with a dash of American modern dance' company, joined the world of the living with a performance of three pleasing pieces, at the Breen Center.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2021
The 16th Annual Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival has announced the 2021 Tennessee Williams Institute (TWI).  TWI 2021 offers workshops in creative responses to censorship and a symposium on attempts to censor theaters from Ancient Greece to Soviet Russia – and to America during Tennessee Williams' lifetime and now. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 29, 2021
Inspired by people, places and events relevant to Appalachia, the album features 12 original songs about the impact of coal, faith, family, the opioid crisis, and the call of the mountains.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 29, 2021
BroadwayWorld had the pleasure of talking to Root about his long career in theatre, TV, and film — Root even reveals when the next season of Barry is scheduled to start shooting.
by Student Blogger: Alexandra Boccone - Jun 28, 2021
As my graduation date inched closer, it dawned on me how I felt somewhat unprepared for what is in store. Especially now that we have been dealing with a global dilemma, I can’t help but think about what is going to happen for the likes of me.
by Irene Imboden - Jun 28, 2021
THE REVOLUTIONISTS by Lauren Gunderson is set in the Paris of 1793 but even from the first glimpse of this production, you will notice a direct connection between that time period and our own.
by Gil Kaan - Jun 28, 2021
Theatre 40 resumes their pandemic-interrupted production of Jack Rushen’s lauded TAMING THE LION, re-opening live, back onstage July 9, 2021. Melanie MacQueen directs the cast which includes Landon Beatty, Marie Broderick, Kevin Dulude, Jean Mackie, Sean Rose and Jeffrey Winner. Through the electromagnetic waves of the internet, Jack was most gracious to answer a few of my queries from the comfort of his home in Connecticut.
by TV News Desk - Jun 28, 2021
The video for “Rally Call” garnered over 150K views upon its release striking a chord with people all over the world, including the United Nations, who invited DeBose to perform the song at their SDG Action Zone Conference last year. 
by Barry Lenny - Jun 28, 2021
You could hardly get a better band on stage in Adelaide.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 27, 2021
When Glenn Close and Ted Nash had the idea to collaborate on a jazz piece about TRANSFORMATION, they had no idea how close to home his son Eli's story would touch members of the trans community. Now, with a CD release, they can reach more lives than ever before.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 26, 2021
We spoke with Alex Lacamoire about what it was like collaborating with Jennifer Nettles, his process of crafting new arrangements of classic songs, what he is most excited for with the release of 'Always Like New' and much more!
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 26, 2021
In part two of our Broadway World Cabaret interview with these drag sisters, we learn about how their past is going to influence their future, and which Silver Screen goddess each lady obsesses over.
by Bobby Patrick - Jun 26, 2021
Robbie Rozelle returns to the basement with an all-new show just for Pride. And after a year and a half of binging all of Netflix, the acclaimed entertainer has some things to say. Join Robbie and his teeny-tiny band as they celebrate life, love, and living out loud in a new hilarious romp.
by Marc Savitt - Jun 26, 2021
Oscar Wilde's much-loved and enduring masterpiece, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST tells the story of two bachelor friends, dandy Algernon Moncrieff and reliable John (Jack) Worthing, as they take on double lives to court the attentions of the desirable Gwendolyn Fairfax and the romantic Cecily Cardew. But the gallants must then grapple with the uproarious consequences of their ruse...and with the formidable Lady Bracknell. The results are a world filled with chaos, mistaken identity, and laughter.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2021
Theatre Tulsa's production stars Gigi Jenkins as Matilda Wormwood, Sean Rooney as Miss Agatha Trunchbull, Tatum Nelson as Miss Honey, Travis Guillory as Mr. Wormwood, Claire Schroepfer as Mrs. Wormwood, Spencer Loeffler as Michael Wormwood, and Kara Staiger as Mrs. Phelps.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 8, 2021
“Snow Melt” is not your average Liquid Stranger track. Joining forces with longtime friend and psychedelic bass star LUZCID, Liquid Stranger dials back his usual uncompromising freeform bass sound for an introspective sonic experience.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 8, 2021
Recently, Yours Truly played sold out headline shows along the east coast, were nominated for 'Best International Breakthrough Band' at the UK Heavy Awards and were invited to play an exclusive Live Session for Amazon Music.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 8, 2021
Fringe First and OFFIE winner Katie Bonna today announced her return to Edinburgh with The Entertainment, a darkly comic, queer audio love story about the power and pain of imagination. The Entertainment will appear as part of the Summerhall Digital Fringe this year and will be included in the wider Edinburgh Fringe Festival programme. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2021
Kim Loo Gets a Redo, opening tonight as part of New Ohio Theatre's 28th annual Obie Award-winning ICE Factory Festival, is an original work highlighting the history and impact of the Kim Loo Sisters, the first Asian American act on Broadway.
by Student Blogger: Adam Beam - Jul 7, 2021
While it seems impossible to bring the theatrics of musical theatre to TV screens on a weekly basis, when you get down to it, television provides an insanely wide array of opportunities. However, just like movie musicals, its history is filled with ups and downs, and even nowadays networks struggle to find that balance.
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 7, 2021
The award-winning singing actor is getting up on the stage with his band for the first time in a long time and he has a brand new show filled with music to dance to, all in the name of celebration.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2021
The world-acclaimed contemporary circus arts company Circa this week premiered the sixth of the remarkable ten new works created during COVID, with a production of Astor Piazzolla's tango opera Maria de Buenos Aires with Opera Lyon opening at the prestigious Les Nuits de Fourvière, the first festival to re-open in France.
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 7, 2021
Fifteen months off of the stage certainly hasn't diminished their light, their talent, or their on stage instincts. Ms. Mosher and Mr. Caruso are back, they're in fine form, and they are rarin' to go.
by TV News Desk - Jul 7, 2021
A Beginner’s Mind began when the two musicians and Asthmatic Kitty labelmates decamped to a friend’s cabin in upstate New York for a monthlong songwriting sabbatical.
by TV News Desk - Jul 7, 2021
Bantu has quietly emerged as an international phenomenon. He just joined forces with Maroon 5 for “One Light” from the GRAMMY® Award-winning multiplatinum band’s gold-selling new album JORDI.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2021
Old Westbury Gardens has announced the return of the “Music for a Sunday Afternoon“ Summer Concert Series, starting on July 11th, 2021, featuring series “Artist-in-Residence” cellist, Suzanne Mueller, who will present four concerts, accompanied by a roster of seasoned performers spanning the genres of classical, jazz, and folk music.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 7, 2021
The Royal Ballet premieres Agnus Dei, a new short film by Michael Nunn and William Trevitt set to Rufus Wainwright's stunning song of the same name with choreography by Arthur Pita. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 7, 2021
Old Westbury Gardens announces the return of the “Music for a Sunday Afternoon“ Summer Concert Series, starting on July 11th, 2021, featuring series “Artist-in-Residence” cellist, Suzanne Mueller, who will present four concerts, accompanied by a roster of seasoned performers spanning the genres of classical, jazz, and folk music.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2021
RESILIENCE & JOY: My Mother's Journey, a one-woman show with music and storytelling, is a portrait of a mother's life through her daughter's eyes that invokes memories of a bygone era when letter writing kept loved ones close. The show's take away? Joy is within reach, even in the face of life's most unexpected twists and turns.
by Peter Nason - Jul 6, 2021
It's like taking a roller coaster ride through QT's mind!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2021
Ms. McCune is a mainstay of Pittsburgh theater, having performed recently for Pittsburgh Public Theatre, Quantum, PICT, Bricolage Production Company, The REP and Pittsburgh Shakespeare in the Parks. Regionally, Ms. McCune has worked with Barter Theater, Ensemble Theater of Cincinnati, First-Stage Milwaukee, Phoenix Theater, Stage One, New Harmony Theater, American Players Theater, Native Voices at the Autry, Academy for New Musical Theater, Theater Neo, and the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company.
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2021
Born Markus Randle, Childish Major is a GRAMMY® Award-nominated artist and producer based in Atlanta, Georgia.
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2021
This instrumental soundscape is set to be the perfect Summer soundtrack, and is available now everywhere you stream music.
by TV Scoop - Jul 6, 2021
Get all the scoop on THE GOLDBERGS, airing on ABC on Tuesday, July 13, 2021!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jul 6, 2021
The Friars club is back and better than ever. The summer season started out with a sold out series called  “BACK TO BROADWAY, Part 1 ” The event was produced by Friar Jane Shevell. Ms. Shevell ’s productions at  the Friars Club has earned the reputation of “must see”. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 6, 2021
A dependable haven for artists in isolation, Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) is now into its second year of non-stop weekly Community Gatherings this Friday, having offered to date over 60 conversations and unlimited camaraderie since April 17, 2020. TRU hosts their Community Gatherings every Friday at 4:30pm ET via Zoom, to explore the creation of art and theater in the time of COVID-19.
by Team BWW - Jul 4, 2021
There is no better time than summer to relax by the pool and curl up with a great book, and you're in luck, because this year, Broadway's best have put pen to paper to turn out theatre page-turners of every kind. From theatre biographies to theatre fiction; theatre books for kids to theatre history; check out our collection of 30 new Broadway books for every theatre lover's summer reading!
by TV News Desk - Jul 2, 2021
‘Open Up’ is the third single from Alice Pisano in 2021 and follows the release of the tender ballad ‘Seventeen’ and the upbeat pop track ‘Crush’.
by Student Blogger: Dan Eggers - Jul 1, 2021
What are you willing to sacrifice for happiness? For me, it was my voice. As a performer, my voice was one of the biggest obstacles in my coming out.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2021
To celebrate the launch of Hamilton and Me on 1st July, Giles Terera returns to Hamilton's London home for an exclusive event that will be streamed live from the Victoria Palace Theatre.
by Alan Henry - Jul 1, 2021
BroadwayWorld is checking in with theaters around the country as they prepare to reopen this summer. Next in our series we check in with MT Wichita's Managing Director Angela Cassette and Artistic Director Brian J. Marcum.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 1, 2021
Last week, Tora launched a hotline for fans around the world to call and hear an exclusive sneak peak of the single before release. Now that the track and video are out, a few lucky fans will get a call from Tora for a live chat and a stripped back performance.
by TV Scoop - Jul 1, 2021
Get all the scoop on THE GOLDBERGS, airing on ABC on Tuesday, July 6, 2021!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 1, 2021
“July” follows the success of Sam’s previous singles “Whirlwind” and “Tiny Riot,” which topped iTunes charts worldwide and have racked up tens of millions of global streams and over 4.5 million YouTube views.