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by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 7, 2020
Academy Award-nominated and Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Aimee Mann will debut a 20th Anniversary Expanded Edition of her acclaimed album, Bachelor No. 2 or, the Last Remains of the Dodo.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2020
Deadline has reported that Laura Benanti will joining the cast of HBO Max's upcoming Gossip Girl sequel series. The cast includes Emily Alyn Lind, Tavi Gevinson, Whitney Peak, Eli Brown, Johnathan Fernandez, Jordan Alexander, Savannah Smith, Evan Mock, Jason Gotay, Thomas Doherty, Adam Chanler-Berat, Savannah Smith and Zion Moreno.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 28, 2020
Jazz titan Kamasi Washington is the focus of the sixth episode of SOUND/STAGE, the Los Angeles Philharmonic's series of concert films, Friday, October 30, at 10am.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 23, 2020
For the first time ever, anyone in the world can attend iconic singer & songwriter Michael W. Smith’s “Comedy for a Cause” charity event for free.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 20, 2020
REELZ today announced its November 2020 lineup packed with new original specials.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2020
For over 50 years, Milwaukee Rep has furthered the development of the next generations of American theater artists with their highly respected Emerging Professional Resident program. For the 2020/21 Reset Season they welcome seven EPRs in Acting, Directing & Education to gain valuable experience and to learn from experts in their respective fields.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 9, 2020
This pandemic has brought on challenging times.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 3, 2020
Don't monkey with Broadway....or at the very least do not piss off Patti LuPone.
by Angie Stanton - Nov 25, 2020
Overture Center welcomes Laura Benanti in virtual 
Live from the West Side: Women of Broadway concert
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 2, 2020
The New Jersey Performing Arts Center, the State's  premiere non-profit cultural and arts institution, is bringing an original, exciting virtual series of stimulating jazz discussions and thrilling performances straight to your living room, no matter where in the country you reside. NJPAC is among the nation's largest producer of virtual content in a wide variety of genres.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 19, 2020
Barrington Stage Company will present a free virtual reading of The Supadupa Kid 2: Move, the action/superhero book by Pittsfield-based author Ty Allan Jackson. The reading will feature a cast of local youth and parents from the Berkshires and NY State Capital Region. Boyd will direct the reading, which will begin streaming free on December 3.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 18, 2020
The holiday special will air on December 11, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. CT.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 18, 2020
Copenhagen based British alternative singer-songwriter John Garrison announces his new album, Extinguisher, due December 4.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 17, 2020
Following the success of its month-long BLOOM Festival, Darlinghurst Theatre Company is expanding its offering of summer-night entertainment with DARLO UNDERGROUND – Sydney's newest and most intimate jazz and comedy club.
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 14, 2020
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, November 7-8, 2020.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 13, 2020
Tony and Grammy-nominated actress, Sydney Lucas, and Broadway and TV veteran, Eli Tokash, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, have announced this week’s episode of TAKE A BOW. Gabriella Pizzolo takes her bow in today’s episode of Take A Bow! 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 13, 2020
After releasing her whimsical debut single “TÉ,” ANDREKZA, the first lady of Steve Aoki’s Latin Imprint Dim Mak En Fuego, returns with an empowering new single “Ya Fue.”
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 13, 2020
Multiple GRAMMY® Award-nominated recording artist Tayla Parx drops the third track off her forthcoming album Coping Mechanisms today. 'Fixerupper' releases alongside a beautiful companion visual featuring a 70s-inspired Tayla in her classically cactus and pastel element.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 12, 2020
Today's top stories: The casts of Hamilton, Mean Girls, Ain't Too Proud and Jagged Little Pill will all perform as a part of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, watch Keala Settle and more perform 'This Is Me' inspired by Kamala Harris, and more!
by Stage Tube - Nov 11, 2020
Revisit three of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s appearances on TODAY as the “Hamilton” creator talks about bringing the Broadway hit to Puerto Rico, shares a behind-the-scenes look at “Hamilton: The Exhibition” and delves into his friendship with former first lady Michelle Obama.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 5, 2021
Tony-winning actor and writer Sarah Jones will make her feature directorial debut on 'Sell/Buy/Date,' a documentary based around her Off-Broadway play of the same name.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 5, 2021
'The Prom' Netflix star and former Broadway Newsie Nico Greetham has signed with A3 Artists Agency. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 29, 2021
Chicago Children's Theatre continues to expand its free, at-home virtual theater and learning programs with a new podcast series for kids and families.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 29, 2021
Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly, award-winning Piano Bar Live! (PBL!) streams this Tuesday, February 2 at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino as he celebrates Boston's cabaret scene. Co-hosting are Carol O'Shaughnessy and Niki Luparelli, with guests Tom LaMark, Poise'N Envy, Cara Brindisi, Diane Ellis, Leslie Anderson, Jim Rice, and David Whitman & Gordon Michaels with Michael Larson, plus Mystery Guests and MORE!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 28, 2021
The Unicorn theatre has announced that Dr Vanessa Ogden will succeed John Langley as Chair of the Board of Trustees with effect from 18 March 2021.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 27, 2021
Frank X. Gallagher, the host of the podcast, Soundman Confidential is on a mission to keep the magic of live music in the public’s imagination.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2021
Hawaii Theatre Center has announced an upcoming performance from Tig Notaro. The event will take place on June 5, 2021.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 21, 2021
SHOWTIME has announced that Oscar and Emmy® nominee and Golden Globe® winner Michelle Pfeiffer (French Exit) will star as Betty Ford and Oscar, Emmy and Golden Globe winner Susanne Bier (The Undoing) will direct and executive produce the anthology series.
by Krista Garver - Jan 21, 2021
From immersive experiences to theatrical collage to a zombie musical, this year's Fertile Ground Festival promises to be exciting.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2021
Today's top stories: James Corden is joined by Patti LuPone and more in Trump-themed 'One Day More', Laura Benanti returns as Melania Trump one final time, and more!
by Stage Tube - Jan 19, 2021
Laura Benanti reprised her role as First Lady Melania Trump one last time on lastnight's episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 18, 2021
History At PlayTM, LLC (HAP, LLC) has garnered international applause for their Immersive Living History Experiences, chronicling the lives of influential and often forgotten figures.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 18, 2021
Houston Grand Opera has announced the nine finalists for this year’s Concert of Arias, the 33rd Annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers, to be presented live from the Wortham Theater Center on February 5, 2020, at 7 p.m. CT.
by Stage Tube - Jan 18, 2021
The incredible Laura Benanti will reprise her role as First Lady Melania Trump one last time on tonight's episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
by Stage Tube - Feb 6, 2021
As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this week, stage and screen star Christopher Plummer has passed away at the age of 91. The Paley Center has released a flashback video from PaleyAfterDark from 2012, featuring a conversation with Plummer.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 2, 2021
The Congress for Jewish Culture will continue its International Virtual Yiddish Theater series with MEGILLAH CYCLE, featuring an all-star international cast, directed and adapted by Mike Burstyn from Itzik Manger’s modernist take on the traditional Purim play.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 1, 2021
In response to the ongoing pandemic, Milwaukee Rep must cancel all live performances through April and make significant changes to its previously announced Season Reset programming. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 9, 2020
Three of New Zealand's most high profile and celebrated female actors will take centre stage in New Zealand's premiere of the MiNDFOOD season of Two Ladies by Nancy Harris in February 2021.
by Debbie Hall - Dec 8, 2020
This magical time is back with The Vegas Room. The intimate supper club is now celebrating A Vegas Room Christmas, complete with a delicious six-course holiday meal (with a vegan option). Along with a handcrafted dining experience (including the dessert “Let It Snow”), the complimentary entertainment celebrates the classic holiday movie, White Christmas, and the music of Irving Berlin (over two dozen songs). Along with the talent dance team of Benjamin Tucker (choreographer) and Emma McGirr, rotating cast members will add their particular interpretations during the run of A Vegas Room Christmas through Dec. 27.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 4, 2020
The Dallas Opera will make the company’s popular 2019 production of Mozart’s family-friendly The Magic Flute available free for home viewing for a limited time. This fanciful, wildly colorful production was originally simulcast live in high definition to a Dallas audience at Klyde Warren Park.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 30, 2020
dick clark productions and ABC announced today that President-elect Joe Biden and future first lady Jill Biden will make a special appearance during “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2021.”
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 29, 2020
The 27th Annual Balcones Heights Jazz Festival has announced its 2020-2021 concert season kicking off with a virtual Christmas jazz concert, a gift for jazz fans across the state to enjoy during the week of Christmas and through the New Year.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2020
The Arts Council of Princeton has announced acclaimed fine art photographer Robin Resch as its Winter 2021 Anne Reeves Artist-in-Residence. During her residency, Resch will continue work locally on her series, aptly named Taking Pause, in response to the challenges of this year and the COVID-19 pandemic.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2020
Americano! – a musical production based on the life of a DREAMer – has reached out to the incoming Biden Administration via a letter sent December 2, 2020 to propose a special performance at The White House. It would help celebrate President-Elect Joe Biden’s pending reversal of President Donald Trump’s policies.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 16, 2020
Today's top stories: new Broadway-bound musical Houdini is in the works, ad for The Prom featuring NFL players, work begins on Her Majesty's Theatre in preparation for the West End return of The Phantom of the Opera.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 16, 2020
BETTY WHITE’S PET SET, a long-unseen series created by and starring the sitcom legend, will make its debut on digital platforms and DVD on February 23, 2021. Celebrating the show’s 50th anniversary, BETTY WHITE’S PET SET will be released by MPI Media Group in partnership with Darren Wadyko Media and Albets Enterprises.
by Stage Tube - Dec 15, 2020
The incredible Laura Benanti reprises her role as First Lady Melania Trump for a satellite interview from the White House, where she confides in Stephen Colbert her real feelings about America's holiday traditions and drops hints at what she might do after her husband leaves office.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 11, 2020
To celebrate the release of 'The Prom,' BroadwayWorld had the pleasure of speaking to Nico Greetham, who stars as Nick Boomer alongside an all-star cast including Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Kerry Washington, James Corden and Andrew Rannells.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 1, 2020
The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund is collaborating with multi award-winning songwriter and animal rights activist Diane Warren for its Giving Tuesday fundraising campaign. GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement, held annually the Tuesday after Thanksgiving.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 1, 2020
Governor Brian P. Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp today announced the recipients of the ninth annual Governor's Awards for the Arts and Humanities. The awards were presented in partnership with the Georgia Council for the Arts and Georgia Humanities.