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by Stephi Wild - Aug 26, 2021
Today's top stories: the film adaptation of Come From Away has been paused due to COVID-19, The Karate Kid announces pre-Broadway world premiere, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 26, 2021
Newly-announced organizations include 1Hood, Alumni Theater Company, Arcade Comedy Theater, Attack Theatre, Azúcar, Balafon West African Dance Ensemble, Bill Nunn Theatre Project, Byron Nash and Sierra Sellers, Demaskus Theatre Company, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 26, 2021
Sydney Theatre Company's production of The Lifespan of a Fact, which was due to open at the Drama Theatre, Sydney Opera House in September, will be rescheduled for 2022.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 26, 2021
Due to ongoing restrictions and uncertainty in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, TEG Dainty has announced that the  Sooshi Mango OFF THE BOAT tour has been rescheduled.
by Guest Author - Aug 26, 2021
Imagine, if you can, carrying a baby - or your partner carrying a baby - for nine months, and then one day, without any real reason or explanation, that baby dies.
by Stage Tube - Aug 26, 2021
Featuring performances and readings by: Nathalie 'Natie' Barret-Mas (The Met Museum), Staceyann Chin (Park Avenue Armory), Caridad “La Bruja” De La Luz (Park Avenue Armory), Abby Dobson (Laundromat Project), Amanda Gookin (National Sawdust), Tendayi Kuumba (Urban Bush Women), Henu Josephine Tarrant (La MaMa), Adama Delphine Fawundu (New York University), and more.
by Michael Major - Aug 26, 2021
The song explores coming to terms with one's own internal thoughts and identity, while simultaneously being in love with someone you haven't been able to open up to.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 26, 2021
Blitz Bazawule will direct the movie, according to Deadline, with a script by Marcus Gardley. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 26, 2021
Jessica Vosk, who starred most recently as Elphaba in Wicked on Broadway, will make her Broadway @ The Art House series debut on Monday, August 30th at 7:00 PM, with Seth Rudetsky as pianist and host
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 26, 2021
The curtain will rise again starting with the two-person madcap musical Murder for Two from September 21st to October 10th. Next up, look for Skeleton Crew by award-winning playwright Dominique Morrisseau from November 2nd to November 21st.
by Alan Henry - Aug 26, 2021
First producing events in 2000 under the name of “Summer Shakespeare,” the Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival has grown exponentially in subsequent years to include a number of regular performances and frequent special events. The festival will run August 26th and 27th, 2021.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 26, 2021
DanceHouse has unveiled its exhilarating 2021/22 season, bringing live performance back to the Vancouver Playhouse and SFU Goldcorp Centre stages from October 2021 through May 2022. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 26, 2021
The Mac-Haydn Theatre's Limited Performances series continues with Exiled: The Evolution of Kurt Weill, featuring Mac-Haydn favorites James Benjamin Rodgers and Jillian Zack, presented September 1 and 29.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 26, 2021
After sorely disappointing all of her hypothetical fans across the pond in August 2020, Las Vegas's most outrageous unknown lounge singer, Trudy Carmichael finally gets her chance to entertain audiences everywhere for this year's (Virtual) Edinburgh Festival Fringe in her completely improvised cabaret, Trudy Carmichael Presents The Improvised One-Woman Show!
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 26, 2021
The Music Critics Association of North America (MCANA) is pleased to announce that its 2021 Award for BEST NEW OPERA—a major recognition given annually by an Awards Committee of distinguished music critics—goes to composers Du Yun and Raven Chacon and librettists Aja Couchois Duncan and Douglas Kearney for SWEET LAND.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 25, 2021
Now in its fifth year, the award – which honours the memory of RTST co-founder, Sir Peter Hall – offers the winner their first-time opportunity to direct a full-scale, fully funded, mid-scale regional touring production of a classic or modern play, which may be an existing play or a new adaptation of a novel or film.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 25, 2021
Detroit '67, the final production in the Signature Features 2021 Season is now available for streaming through Thursday, September 16 on Marquee TV.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 25, 2021
This show pays tribute to country music sensation, Patsy Cline. Based on the true story of Patsy's relationship with her lifelong fan and friend, Louise Seger. You'll hear honky-tonk hits like 'I Fall to Pieces', 'Walking After Midnight', 'Lovesick Blues', and so much more!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 25, 2021
The upcoming Broadway-bound musical stage adaptation of The Karate Kid has set its world premiere dates! The musical will premiere at STAGES St. Louis as part of their 2022 season, before bowing on Broadway.
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2021
Lead single “The Daisy” exemplifies the spirit of the album. A bewitching club track that skips out of the speakers, the peppy 2-step drums cozying up to swollen pads that tug on your heart strings.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2021
The Broadway hit play “The Play That Goes Wrong” by Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer & Henry Shields has been acquired for licensing by Broadway Licensing for their DPS division. The Acting Edition, the only script approved for licensing, of “The Play That Goes Wrong” is also now available. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 25, 2021
Since her spellbinding debut in 2014, BANKS has garnered more than 1.4 billion combined streams and headlined sold out shows and festivals all over the world.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2021
BLACKBIRD: Francesca Ravera & Lenny Grossman star in David Harrower's gripping drama, directed by Kim T. Sharp starting September 14 at New Ohio Theatre.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2021
Growing Stages will present SEASCAPE, a play by Edward Albee. October 16 and 17 around 3pm along the dunes of Mirada Surf Beach located at, Mirada Rd & Magellan Ave, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2021
The Group Rep is presenting Finding My Light, a new one-woman show written and starring Barbara Brownell, directed and developed by Jessica Lynn Johnson. The fundraiser is produced by Neil Thompson for the Group Rep.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2021
Tickets for all concerts in the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra's 2021–22 season are available starting today as part of Compose Your Own series packages, through which patrons can select three or more mainstage concerts at any of the NJSO's venues and save.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2021
The Flynn is excited to announce that extraordinary composer/violinist/educator/activist Daniel Bernard Roumain has joined the Flynn team as creative chair. It's fitting and thrilling that the Flynn is launching this key role with the man who inspired its creation.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2021
Canadian Opera Company has announced new digital performances in November 2021, including Gianni Schicchi, Free Concert Series in the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre: City Sessions, presented by TD Bank Group, and Mozart's Requiem.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2021
The six-piece Grammy Award-winning Ozomatli and seven-piece La Misa Negra will put the surge in resurgence as Musco Center continues to welcome live event audiences back to the Chapman University campus after an 18-month absence due to pandemic restrictions.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2021
Major events include the premiere of Matty May and Daisy Hale's CPT commission (originally developed in collaboration with Scottee) If you love me, this might hurt – an extraordinary solo show from a queer working-class perspective, addressing rage, suicide and so-called self-care. Elsewhere, highlights include Tom Ryalls' Education, Education, Karaoke (23rd – 27th November) which tears into the inequalities rife in state education via pop songs and a karaoke machine.
by Michael Major - Aug 24, 2021
GRAMMY® Award-winning and chart-topping artist Billie Eilish will make her Disney+ debut with 'Happier than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles,' a cinematic concert experience, premiering globally on Friday, September 3. The official trailer was released today.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2021
A new collective bargaining agreement between the Metropolitan Opera and its orchestra, the last of the Met’s three largest unions to reach an agreement, was ratified today. To commemorate the occasion, the Met has announced two free, pre-season performances of Mahler’s Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection,” to take place in Damrosch Park on 9/4 and 9/5.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2021
Professional writer Joy Lawrance was allowed to view the journals and became intrigued with the idea of publishing them. Partnering for the project, their new book 'Beyond the Wheat Field' provides a heartbreaking and magical account of years of spiritual communications with the legendary Steve Jobs.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2021
Premiere Stages at Kean University will present Erik Gernand’s Year One September 9-26 in Kean University’s Bauer Boucher Theatre Center (Vaughn Eames Hall, 1000 Morris Avenue, Union, N.J.).
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 24, 2021
As part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, The City and County of Denver, through  Denver Arts & Venues, will distribute up to $1 Million in funding through the Denver CARES Arts & Cultural Restart and Recovery Fund to small, non- or for-profit creative businesses, venues or organizations, and through the Denver CARES Artist Restart and Recover Fund to individual artists currently operating or residing in the City and County of Denver. 
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 24, 2021
Three new artists will join Trinity Repertory Company's resident company in the 2021-22 Season. Tatyana-Marie Carlo, Rachel Christopher, and Taavon Gamble have each worked with Trinity Rep for many years and will take on a more active role with the organization by joining the company. They will contribute as actors, directors, choreographers, and educators. 
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 24, 2021
The Frist Art Museum presents Mary Sibande: Blue Purple Red, an exhibition of the Johannesburg-based artist’s hyperrealistic sculptures and photographs that confront inequities of race, gender, politics, and economics in South Africa. Organized by the Frist Art Museum, the exhibition will be on view from October 8, 2021, through January 2, 2022.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 24, 2021
Hoff-Barthelson Music School will launch its 2021-22 school year by offering exciting new classes for all ages and resuming in-person delivery of most of its programs – including lessons, classes and ensembles – following an immaculate safety record during the 2020-21 school year and 2021 summer session.
by Courtney Symes - Aug 23, 2021
In the Sierra foothills are a cluster of quaint towns full of Gold Rush history.  Two of these, East Sonora and Columbia, house the venues that make up Sierra Repertory Theatre (Sierra Rep).  Main stage shows, cabarets, and youth workshops can be seen in the original East Sonora Theatre and in the Historic Fallon House Theatre in Columbia State Historic Park.  Lucky for us, they are back to making history beginning in September with their new, in-person season!  Broadway World spoke with Jerry Lee, Associate Artistic Director (and Shrek himself!), about what we can look forward to at Sierra Rep.  
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - Aug 23, 2021
Last seen in 2017 when she wowed audiences in ALWAYS, PATSY CLINE, and then again for a single knockout number in the MSMT Gala 60th Anniversary Concert in 2018, Christine Mild returned to the Pickard stage this week for three solo concerts in which she unleashed the power and splendor of her voice and the sheer dazzling dynamism of her stage presence. In a generous, two-hour evening, entitled CHRISTINE & PATSY TOGETHER AGAIN in honor of its core sets, Christine Mild, sang the music of Patsy Cline, Dolly Parton, Whitney Houston, Linda Ronstadt, and Patti LaBelle, paying tribute to these iconic legends at the same time she puts her own highly original stamp on each song.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2021
David Mirvish will soon welcome back audiences to all four Mirvish theatres after a closure of 18 months. The return season includes a seven-show Main Season Subscription, a three-show Off-Mirvish Subscription, and the return of two immensely popular hits, Come From Away and Hamilton.
by TV News Desk - Aug 23, 2021
Following the release of their self-titled debut album in 1991, Naughty By Nature quickly assaulted the music charts with the instant classic #1 hit “O.P.P.”
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 23, 2021
Showcasing many further treasures from Paul’s archive, The Lyrics includes hand written lyric sheets, unseen personal photographs, drafts, and drawings. Each song is accompanied by a commentary by Paul McCartney giving a unique insight into his creative process.  
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 23, 2021
¡Globalquerque! New Mexico’s Annual Celebration of World Music & Culture, the Southwest’s biggest world music and culture party, enters its 17th year of bringing some of the finest acts from around the planet to New Mexico!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 23, 2021
Irvine Barclay Theatre, Musco Center for the Arts, Pacific Chorale, Pacific Symphony, Philharmonic Society of Orange County, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Soka Performing Arts Center and South Coast Repertory have adopted the commitment to require ticket holders to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and wear a mask while inside the venues.
by TV News Desk - Aug 23, 2021
From the North Bay’s Morrow Bay he hits up Santa Cruz and Fresno, before heading to Southern California. He ventures back to Texas just in time for a Dia De Los Muertos hometown show and back up to the pacific northwest! 
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 23, 2021
Celebration Theatre, one of the nation's longest-running LGBTQIA+ arts organizations, has announced an innovative artistic team to guide its vision for future programming and audience development.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 23, 2021
Nineteen Portland performing arts organizations have united to form a vaccine coalition to prioritize the health and safety of audience members, artists, staff, volunteers, and the community at large. 
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 23, 2021
Arts on the Ave and the Kaleido family is bringing light and joy that will get Edmonton dancin' in the streets, alleys, and pocket parks in the Alberta Avenue district, September 10 - 12.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 23, 2021
Proving again that Florida-based Morning Trips will not be confined to a genre, the boundless energy of the Florida four-piece flows through their latest release, 'We Have No Time (For Now)' - available now.