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by Kaitlin Milligan - May 7, 2020
“Scandal” Joins Hulu's extensive library of hit dramas and award-winning Originals including: “Little Fires Everywhere”, “This Is Us”, “ER”, “Killing Eve” and “The Handmaid's Tale”.
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2020
Netflix has shared the official trailer for its upcoming documentary, Becoming, which will be released on May 6, 2020.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2020
Today, the Arts for Illinois Relief Fund announced that more than $3.3 million dollars has been awarded to 906 artists and 166 cultural organizations across the state, which is expected to reach recipients in the coming weeks.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 28, 2020
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing arts released its upcoming schedule for digital programming.
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 21, 2020
After the smashing success of United At Home in Miami, which raised more than $750,000 for COVID-19 relief charities and drew more than 25 million viewers, David Guetta will host a live stream performance in New York on May 30th to raise spirits and money for the Mayor's Fund
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2020
The Congress for Jewish Culture and the California Institute for Yiddish Culture and Language present Sholem Aleichem: A Yiddish Remembrance.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2020
Steppenwolf Theatre Company replaced its 2020 Gala with a live online event, Pants Optional: A Steppenwolf Soirée, celebrating the power of theatre and raising vital funds to keep it alive during a time of necessary social-distancing.
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 15, 2020
 MTV and When We All Vote today announced they will host a virtual prom event for the Class of 2020, whose proms and graduations have all been canceled due to COVID-19, with a special focus on commemorating another important milestone for young people this year: registering and voting in the national election in November.
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2020
 The Menuhin Competition, often called “The Olympics of the Violin,” was scheduled to bring the best young violinists in the world to Richmond, VA this month, but in March, organizers were forced to reschedule the international event due to COVID-19.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2020
Ma-Yi Theater Company will honor the life and work of Filipino cultural activist and performance artist Carlos Celdran (1972-2019) by streaming his celebrated one-man show Livin' La Vida Imelda.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 4, 2020
Today's top stories: stars are speaking out against racism on Broadway, future Hairspray productions will need to be cast as written, and more.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 4, 2020
This summer, Eagle Rock Entertainment is delighted to announce the virtual cinema release of Ella Fitzgerald: Just One Of Those Things -- the much heralded, critically acclaimed documentary about the one-and-only a?oeFirst Lady Of Jazz.a?? Tickets and trailer available now at Eventive.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 30, 2020
Acclaimed Western heritage artist Jack Terry has created a new masterpiece entitled, Texas Maskuerade Party, celebrating living legendary Texans all proudly wearing their themed Texas masks, and inspired by Gary P. Nunn's non-partisan advocacy group launched last month.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 12, 2020
The Old Globe, in collaboration with the George L. Stevens Seniors Resource Center, presents our fourth annual Juneteenth performance presentation as part of the Center's Juneteenth festival.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 9, 2020
The GRAMMY Museum® announced today a new Mentorship Monday program in partnership with GRAMMY U® and former First Lady Michelle Obama's Reach Higher initiative.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 6, 2020
Manual Cinema, the Chicago-based performance collective, design studio, and film/video production company founded by Drew Dir, Sarah Fornace, Ben Kauffman, Julia Miller, and Kyle Vegter, will celebrate the company's 10th Anniversary with a four-week virtual celebration launching Monday, July 27 at Noon CST.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2020
Piano Bar Live! continues Tuesday, July 7th at 7:15 pm ET with a very special show celebrating Boston's vibrant Cabaret scene and the reopening of the iconic Club Cafe. The event, titled, A Virtual Showcase of The Napoleon Room at Club Cafe, will be hosted by Carol O'Shaughnessy and PBL!'s producer, Scott Barbarino, with pianists Tom LaMark, Brian Patton and Jim Rice.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 31, 2020
Crazy Coqs, Sohoa??s unique live entertainment venue within the Brasserie Zédel complex, announces a new limited August programme and a full September programme, offering both live shows and live-streamed shows.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 24, 2020
Today, watch as she (he) recounts an embarrassing moment from 1991, when she met the President and First Lady!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 22, 2020
Barrington Stage Company will be changing two of the season's productions in order to better meet social distancing protocols that are necessary at this time.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 21, 2020
For Summerfest 2020 and the 38th season of live performances, Opera North is producing two family-friendly, outdoor concerts at their Blow-Me-Down Farm location (in partnership with the National Park Service) in Cornish, NH. Opera North is safeguarding the health of its open-air audience by seating them on the lawn in physically-distanced 'patron pods' or in their cars.
by Richard Ridge - Jul 2, 2020
You were willing to wait for it, and now you get him! Today, Richard Ridge chats with Aaron Burr (sir)- Tony winner Leslie Odom, Jr. He discusses how the musical changed in life in huge ways and how he hopes it will have an equally big impact on others.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 6, 2020
The Gish Prize Trust today announced that writer, producer, director, and social justice activist Ava DuVernay has been selected to receive the 27th annual Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize in recognition of her ongoing achievements in inspiring change through the power of film and television.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2020
Manual Cinema's LIVE Tele-FUN-draiser World Premiere Special, Saturday, August 22 at 8 p.m. CST, is a one-night-only, 10th Anniversary variety show capped by the live debut of a new short work from the acclaimed Chicago-based live performance, design studio, and film/video production collective.
by Stage Tube - Aug 25, 2020
The GOP's convention is underway and the person everyone wants to hear from is First Lady Melania Trump. Joining us tonight from the newly renovated Rose Garden for a preview of her RNC speech is our own first lady, Laura 'Melania Trump' Benanti!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2020
Due to the increasingly complex challenges of COVID-19, Milwaukee Rep will move the previously announced 2020/21 Season in its entirety to 2021/22. In its place will be the 2020/21 Season Reset starting with a one-actor version of A Christmas Carol in the Quadracci Powerhouse featuring Lee E. Ernst in December.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 24, 2020
According to Deadline, the Tony Award-winning solo performer Sarah Jones has signed with UTA.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 19, 2020
ScoBar Entertainment presents Arjana & Ivan, in a virtual concert streaming from The Napoleon Room at Club Cafe.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 18, 2020
For the 109th Kritzerland show, roll out the ribbons, throw the confetti, because Kritzerland is celebrating its tenth anniversary. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2020
Deadline has reported that Eva Longoria, Tracee Ellis Ross, Kerry Washington and Julia Louis-Dreyfus have been added to the Democratic National Convention lineup. 
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 17, 2020
Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage is continuing its free digital series SummerStage Anywhere this week with one-of-a-kind digital arts performances.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2020
ScoBar Entertainment presents Arjana & Ivan, in a virtual concert streaming from The Napoleon Room at Club Cafe on Thursday, August 20 at 7 pm ET.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 12, 2020
BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that singer and actress Salome Bey has died at age 86.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 11, 2020
The work features original music and sound design by Jordan Hall, text by Rebecca LeVine and direction by William Steinberger. 
by Stage Tube - Apr 8, 2020
West End and Broadway star Elaine Paige today launches the 24-Hour Song Challenge by challenging The Showstoppers to compose her a musical theatre song in just 24 hours.
by Peter Nason - Apr 30, 2020
BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best musical theatre characters from 1940-2020; see if your favorites made the cut!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2020
Barrington Stage Company will produce a reduced and reprogrammed 2020 season starting in August, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.   
by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2020
Inspired by his dog, Doodle, two-time Olivier award-winning master of magic and illusion, Derren Brown is the latest star to challenge The Showstoppers to The 24 Hour Musical Theatre Song Challenge.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2020
On Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 5pm PST, Pacific Opera Project (POP) presents an interactive watch party for a rebroadcast of POP's 2019 critically acclaimed season opening production of Mozart's The Magic Flute (#SuperFlute), set in classic video games from the early 1990s.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 27, 2020
Netflix and Higher Ground Productions announce the original documentary BECOMING!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 22, 2020
Five-time GRAMMY® Award winner Missy Elliott has announced today's premiere of the official visual for “Cool Off.” The new clip – which finalizes the storyline from the previously-released “Why I Still Love You” – sees Missy starring as both the artist and the art as she and her spectacular troupe of dancers light up the night at a museum. 
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2020
The Ailey organization regrets to announce that health concerns related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic will prevent Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's presentation of a June engagement at Lincoln Center, where the Company has performed for audiences each spring since 2013. 
by Stage Tube - Apr 20, 2020
Ramin Karimloo has challenged The Showstoppers to compose a musical theatre song in just 24 hours.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2020
Penguin Young Readers, Random House Children's Books, and PBS Kids today announced a special collaboration with former First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, in support of the recently announced 'Read Together, Be Together' Penguin Random House literacy initiative and PBS KIDS' 'Read-Along' effort on Facebook and YouTube.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2020
In the spirit of the old adage 'The show must go on!' Vincent Victoria Presents' theater company will be doing a virtual streamlined performance of their recent play 'The Disappearance of Eartha Kitt'' on Friday April 17th at 8pm.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 14, 2020
The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund (NJPRF) today announced JERSEY 4 JERSEY a one-night broadcast fundraiser to fight the medical, social and economic impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey's most vulnerable communities.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2020
Lincoln Center at Home is maintaining connections to the arts during the COVID-19 pandemic. A free, one-stop portal to all digital offerings from across the iconic campus, offerings include Lincoln Center Pop-Up Classroom, #ConcertsForKids, and an array of archival and livestream performances.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 13, 2020
The Actors Fund has announced guest stars for this week's live-streamed talk-show 'Humpday with Hampshire' hosted by 'Schitt's Creek' star, award-winning actress and Screen Actors Guild Nominee Emily Hampshire.