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by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2020
Jennifer Usellis, also known as The Klingon Pop Warrior, performed a rendition of 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow' in Klingon!
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2020
West End stars Lauren Samuels and Danny Becker will star in a self-taped, socially distant production of Jason Robert Brown's The Last Five Years.
by Stage Tube - May 27, 2020
The Barn held its next virtual concert, The Barn Presents: The Music of Finn Anderson, on May 23. West End meets the West Country as another all-star West End and Broadway line-up celebrate the music and work of Scottish musical theatre composer and singer-songwriter Finn Anderson.
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2020
The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization announced the tenth video in their YouTube series R&H Goes Live!, a spinoff of their existing R&H Goes Pop! video series. The video will feature Danielle Wade (Mean Girls) performing an acoustic take on a?oeIn My Own Little Cornera?? from Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella. The stream will be hosted by Laura Osnes.
by Peter Nason - May 26, 2020
BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest scenes in cinema from 1901 to 2020. See if your favorite movie moments made the list!
by Stage Tube - May 26, 2020
Students from the Paper Mill Playhouse Conservatory have come together to create a virtual performance--a message of hope and togetherness during these trying times.
by Stage Tube - May 24, 2020
For the first time ever, cast members from all over the world who have all starred in Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical have come together in lockdown to celebrate gay pride.
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020
Center Stage Jackson has announced its 2020-21 Season!
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020
It has been ten years since Andrew Lloyd Webber crowned the winner of hit series Over the Rainbow, completing his search for a new Dorothy to star in The Wizard of Oz! To mark the anniversary, all 11 finalists from Over the Rainbow have reunited virtually for a performance with Andrew Lloyd Webber.
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020
Tacoma Little Theatre has announced its selection of Summer Camp classes now available for enrollment.  To make sure that students and staff are safe, and have an opportunity to experience the Performing Arts, TLT has moved to a Virtual Camp model. 
by TV News Desk - May 21, 2020
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 47th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards, which will be presented in a two-hour special on Friday, June 26 (8:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
by TV News Desk - May 20, 2020
On Saturday, May 30th,  Live For Live Music, in partnership with Nugs.TV and PLUS1, presents a one-day virtual music festival—Quarantine Comes Alive.
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2020
WUCF, Central Florida PBS, collaborates with regional theater Orlando Shakes in partnership with UCF to bring a broadcast of Jack and the Beanstalk to Central Florida. The live recording of this jazzy, modern interpretation of the classic fairy tale was written by music legend, and Central Florida local, Michael Andrew.
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020
Some of the brightest stars from Broadway and Hollywood came together last night, May 18, to celebrate Covenant House, the international charity providing housing, food and healthcare to children and youth facing homelessness in 31 cities across six countries.
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020
On Tuesday, May 19, presenters Charles Bush and Julie Halston, along with OBA President Peter Breger, announced the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance. The Off Broadway Alliance plans on celebrating this year's winners with a reception this Fall.
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2020
Today, GLSEN launched RESPECT EVERYWHERE, a series of innovative fundraising initiatives presented in short videos running from May 18-22. RESPECT EVERYWHERE promises to deliver the moving testaments from students and educators that have been the hallmark of the New York event, but to an even wider audience.
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 17, 2020
Today we rewind to 2012, when the first revival of Evita opened on Broadway. Starring Elena Roger, Ricky Martin, Michael Cerveris and Rachel Potter, Evita ran at the Marquis Theatre for 337 performances. EVITA tells Eva's passionate and tragic story through Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's most dazzling and beloved score, including 'Don't Cry for Me Argentina,' 'Another Suitcase in Another Hall' and 'High Flying Adored.'
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020
Charles Busch and Julie Halston will announce the winners of the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards on Tuesday, May 19 at 11:30 am. The winners will be announced via streaming on Facebook and YouTube.
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2020
Artists have transformed Chicago Children's Theatre, 100 S. Racine Ave. in the West Loop, into a bright new beacon of hope.
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2020
RAINBOW SUN PRODUCTIONS will present The Howard Ashman Celebration, a special video presentation honoring the award-winning lyricist and creator.
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2020
In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, GLSEN, the leading education organization focused on ensuring safe and inclusive schools for all students, is re-inventing the GLSEN Respect Awards New York and boldly introducing RESPECT EVERYWHERE, a series of innovative fundraising initiatives presented in short videos running from May 18-22.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2020
Today's top stories: BC/EFA donates $125,000 to anti-racism groups, The Muny postpones 2020 season lineup, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2020
To celebrate Pride Month 2020, Darlington Hippodrome will be lit up in rainbow colours throughout the month.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2020
To celebrate Pride Month 2020, Darlington Hippodrome will be lit up in rainbow colours throughout the month.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2020
Broadway Black, the multimedia organization highlighting the achievements of Black theatre artists, has announced the inaugural Antonyo Awards, a celebration of the Black Broadway and Off-Broadway community.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 9, 2020
A group of talented kids turn to dance to make a difference in the life of George Floyd and individuals who died like him. As cast of the Off-Broadway hit show, Over The Rainbow: The Rock Ballet, they dared to tackle the Wizard of Oz and transformed the classic favorite into a modern day version, telling their story through dance. In staying true to their charitable mission that dance transforms all, they united to join in the fight for Justice and address the impact it has on us all. 
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2020
Read a piece from playwright Azure D. Osborne-Lee, who describes their experiences being 'a fat Black nonbinary trans queer person' in the theatre community, discrimination they have faced, and advice they have for others like them.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2020
The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center has announced the eleventh weekly line-up of its new global series, SEGAL TALKS, which was conceived, created and curated by Frank Hentschker in March 2020. New York, US, and international theatre artists, curators, researchers, and academics will talk daily for one hour with Segal Center's director, Frank Hentschker, about life and art in the Time of Corona and speak about challenges, sorrows, and hopes for the new Weltzustand- the State of the World.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020
New York City-based actor and cabaret star Stephen S. Miller, the host of the internet TV show 'The Mama Rose Show' took a pause from his regularly scheduled programming yesterday to deliver a special episode featuring 13 guests who contributed short video messages about the recent events in our country in solidarity with the Black Lives Matters movement.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 19, 2020
Today's top stories: the winners of the Drama League Awards have been announced, including Danny Burstein, Moulin Rouge!, The Inheritance, Little Shop of Horrors, A Soldier's Play, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 18, 2020
Lauren Patten shared the story of her first Pride Parade as an openly queer person, as well as some photos of herself with Jagged Little Pill cast members at the event.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020
The White Plains Performing Arts Center will present the 16th Annual Summer Theatre Academy. Open to students in current grades K-10, the Summer Theatre Academy (STA) will present its first ever online Musical Theatre Intensive followed by three on-stage musicals this summer.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 17, 2020
Today's top stories: David Byrne's American Utopia is coming to HBO, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
The Sol Project, the national theater initiative dedicated to amplifying Latinx voices and building a body of work for the new American theater, has announced three newly commissioned short plays.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2020
Andre De Shields has penned a powerful original piece, called 'dating in armageddon'. Read the piece in full, below.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2020
Members of the Film & TV Music community, made up of composers, songwriters, music editors, music supervisors, studio executives and more, are contributing their talents to SOUNDTRACK OF OUR LIVES: A CELEBRATION FOR THE FILM & TV MUSIC COMMUNITY, an online benefit event for MusiCares® COVID-19 Relief Fund.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 16, 2020
Two women worlds apart join together to make great music and to unite audiences.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2020
Tune in right here at 7:30pm to watch The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards and check back for a full list of winners, updating live!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 12, 2020
Today's top stories: Kaitlyn Dever is in talks for the Dear Evan Hansen film, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 12, 2020
While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including Idina Menzel, Megan Hilty, Javier Munoz, Steve Buscemi, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020
RiseUpNewark.com, Mayor Ras Baraka, Mayor to the City of Newark, and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) will present a virtual 'Teach In' called, 'Protest to Power: Lessons from Newark, The Making of Newark's First Black Mayor, Ken Gibson.'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 12, 2020
Mark Fisher Fitness's Steward of Strength Harold Gibbons is here to show you the Rainbow Reach. I discovered this move while taking an online Qigong class, and immediately saw its connection to how we look at movement.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020
Norm Lewis will be a part of onePULSE Foundation Annual Remembrance Ceremony tonight at 7pm.
by TV News Desk - Jun 12, 2020
Todrick Hall is famous for appearing on Broadway, going viral with dazzling music videos and sashayed all over reality competition shows. But Todrick Hall spoke to Billboard about how he is still fighting for his place in the industry, where he says racism and homophobia linger, while owning to his past a?oemistakes.a??
by Jenny Ell - Jun 11, 2020
Lambert Jackson Productions, in association with The Other Palace, recently announced they will be producing a 'virtual lockdown performance' of Jason Robert Brown's The Last Five Years for three nights only later this month.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020
Free Virtual Events have ben announced from Two River Theater!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020
According to News Channel 12 in Santa Barbara, Students of Santa Barbara High School sang and recorded 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow' as a tribute to their retiring theatre teacher, Otto Layman. All of the students would have been in Layman's final show before retiring this year.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 11, 2020
Javier Munoz shared the story of his very first pride parade! Munoz talks about how, right after marriage equality was passed in New York State, he was one of the people chosen to march in the parade alongside the governor, helping him hold the banner.
by TV News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
This past Saturday, May 30th, the organizers behind Brooklyn Comes Alive and Denver Comes Alive held a one-day virtual music marathon fittingly branded as Quarantine Comes Alive.
by Stage Tube - Jun 1, 2020
Students from the Paper Mill Playhouse Conservatory have come together to create a virtual performance--a message of hope and togetherness during these trying times.