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by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2021
The line up includes shows from London's West End; Adam Kay's This is Going To Hurt Live, Olivier Award Winning Showstoppers the improvised musical and West End in the Park, a night of musicals with Kerry Ellis, Oliver Tompsett, Nadim Naarman and Siubhan Harrison. Straight out of your TV and onto the stage see Basil Brush, Sooty, Magical Bones from Britain's Got Talent, CBeebies' Katy Ashworth and a one-person homage to Friends!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 30, 2021
Archbishop Rummel High School, a Catholic, Lasallian school for boys in metro-New Orleans, has announced that Rummel Alumnus Brandt Blocker '90 has been named the Director of the Archbishop Rummel Theatre Program, the Genesian Players.
by Bobby Patrick - Jun 30, 2021
Scott Coulter Brings A Roster of His Incredible, Usual Suspects To Feinstein's/54 Below To Give A Retrospective Of The Last 7 Years Of Spot On Entertainment With FROM DOLLY TO BOWIE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 30, 2021
Kevin Bitterman of New York-based Theatre Communications Group will be the new executive director of the Thomas S. Kenan Institute for the Arts at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) effective Aug. 16, Chancellor Brian Cole has announced.
by David Bravos - Jun 29, 2021
Organisers of the first Perth International Cabaret Festival saw opportunity in the cancellation of shows and brought together all the big names from the festival to end it “with a bang.” It is fair to say that a huge bill of stars did that, and the curtain was drawn on the inaugural festival with a gala show that had everything.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 29, 2021
Other highlights of the season include Sir András Schiff, one of the most admired musicians of our time, following in Mozart's footsteps, directing from both the piano and the podium in A Feast of Mozart (18 November).
by Stephi Wild - Jun 29, 2021
Featuring incredible international guest companies, INTERLUDE in the CLOSE will culminate with a week of performances from Lost in Translation including Circus Lates. These unique and inspirational evenings of live entertainment journey through cabaret, burlesque, circus sideshow and contemporary variety.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 29, 2021
Today, Club Fugazi Experiences Executive Director David Dower announced the name of the brand-new theatrical experience debuting at San Francisco's historic Club Fugazi.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 29, 2021
Segerstrom Center for the Arts' renowned Jazz Series returns for the 2021 – 2022 Season with an all-star line-up that includes Cecile McLorin Salvant joined by Sullivan Fortner, Chucho Valdes, Diane Reeves and Joe Lovano, Veronica Smith, the Kurt Elling Christmas concert, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, the Dave Brubeck Centennial Celebration with the Clayton Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, The Brubeck Brothers & Dianne Reeves sharing the stage, and closing out the season is Matthew Whittaker. Jazz fans can also add Spanish Harlem Orchestra's Salsa Navidad holiday concert.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2021
This group of ballet stars discuss their careers, inspirations and share tales of their time at Yorkshire Ballet Seminars exclusively on Saturday 24 July at 7:00pm (BST). Tickets are available to buy online now!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 28, 2021
This week (June 28- July 4) in live streaming: Emma Kingston and Josh Gad visit Backstage Live, Tovah Feldshuh in Becoming Dr. Ruth, a Jenn Colella Masterclass, and so much more!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2021
Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre will present Summer Solos readings on Wednesdays from July 7 through 28 at 6:30 pm at the Visual Arts Center of NJ at 68 Elm Street in Summit.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2021
Cloud 21 PR International and Kultura PR International will present the fourth annual 'Global Entertainment Showcase' a special event that will be held virtually during this year's Festival de Cannes and French Riviera Film Festival.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 28, 2021
'Hamilton' Tony Award-winner Renée Elise Goldsberry, a Tony and Grammy Award winner and star of Peacock's “Girls5eva,” and Ryan Eggold, star of NBC's “New Amsterdam,” will host the “Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular.”
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2021
The 41 year-old Pendragon Theatre is the only year-round professional theatre in the Adirondacks, located at 15 Brandybrook Avenue, Saranac Lake.
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jun 26, 2021
Watch as Richard Ridge chats with Broadway veteran Amanda Kloots, who in her new book, Live Your Life,  bravely reflects on love, loss, and life with her husband, Broadway star, and Tony Award nominee Nick Cordero, whose public battle with COVID-19 and tragic death made headlines around the world last year.
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 Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 26, 2021
Eight brand-new fifteen-minute musicals will have their world premiere LIVE ON STAGE on July 13 and 14 at the Broadwater Mainstage in Hollywood. 
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jun 25, 2021
Our student bloggers write about how they're coping with the current global health crisis, give insight on their school's performing arts programs, share their opinions on the latest theater news, and so much more. An interview with Buzzfeed stars, all about Summer Stock, perspectives from our international bloggers, and more-- read the latest from our college student bloggers!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 25, 2021
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM by William Shakespeare, directed by Emma Rosa Went, is the first production of the inaugural season of the Connecticut Shakespeare Festival. The theme of this season is “Shakespeare and Sondheim.” There will be
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 24, 2021
We all want to run away and float around Bali Ha'i and Gilligan's Island with Shirley Valentine, don't we? Jack Theoharis did it and now she's got the club act to prove it.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2021
BBC Radio 3 has announce today the names of eight New Generation Artists who will join the station's prestigious talent development scheme in September 2021 and remain on it until December 2023.
by TV News Desk - Jun 24, 2021
The limited series will be the first to examine the intersecting paths of five of America’s most notorious killers.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 23, 2021
The latest tune to come from Nord’s Hans Göran alias is a sprightly endeavor that is set to be a prime sonic masterpiece released right in time for summer, and also provides an exciting glimpse as for what to expect with the eventual release of his ‘A Summer With Hans Göran’ EP.
by Peter Danish - Jun 23, 2021
One Actor – 31 Roles in Benefit Performance of HONDURAS, Saturday and Sunday June 26 and June 27 at 5:00 pm. Edward Hopper House in Nyack NY
by David Bravos - Jun 23, 2021
The first ever Perth International Cabaret Festival has taken over His Majesty’s Theatre and is currently in full swing with a blockbuster line up of performers. Artistic director Michael Griffiths took a break from his crowded schedule to chat about how the festival is going and what he has in mind for the upcoming shows and the festival overall.
by TV News Desk - Jun 23, 2021
The company  helps these leading creators expand their reach to all major podcast platforms and connects them with over 200 premium advertising partners. Over the past year, the Studio71 podcast network has seen incredible growth with streams increasing by nearly 100% year over year.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 23, 2021
Jackie Keliiaa's Good Medicine announces a Night of Live Native Stand-Up to be held on July 17 at California Shakespeare Theater featuring top Native American stand-up comedians.  
by Student Blogger: Matt Guernier - Jun 22, 2021
The term 'research' is one that gets thrown around a lot, but I feel like there is rarely ever any specificity or clarification given as to how to go about researching. But never fear, that's what I'm here for haha. So the name of the game for researching as it pertains to Summer Stock is all about, literally...names, Venue Names that is (be sure to re-read the 'Venue Types' section of Step #1| Define 'Summer Stock' if you're a little confused). So how to go about acquiring these Venue Names? - MT IGs - Facebook Groups - Master Lists
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jun 22, 2021
Though hard to believe it may be, Studio Tenn artistic director Patrick Cassidy and his wife Melissa Hurley Cassidy have been Tennesseans for well over a year now – he took the reins at Studio Tenn, the Franklin-based professional theater company that has gained critical acclaim and national notoriety during its existence for its unique blend of musicals and original plays – but only now, as theater re-emerges from the dark days of a pandemic-related shutdown, have we managed to get the peripatetic Mr. Cassidy to take time out from his hectic schedule to answer our questions and give BroadwayWorld readers a chance to get to know him better.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2021
The march will depart from Marble Arch at 12pm on Sunday making its way to Parliament, with DJ sets from the likes of Alan Fitzpatrick, Eats Everything, East End Dubs, Fat Tony, Franky Wah, Hannah Wants, Jess Bays, Max Chapman, Charlie Tee, Kizzy Alicia, SUAT, Seb Zito, SOSA, Waff, Summer Ghemati, Wheats and many more.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 22, 2021
Trahan's vocals and epic songwriting are showcased on her album as she details her experiences with heartbreak, family, and personal relationships.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2021
American Repertory Ballet will welcome iconic ballerina Gillian Murphy to be the organization’s first-ever Artistic Associate, effective immediately. Gillian Murphy’s repertoire includes leading roles in all of ABT’s current full-length classics and in shorter works by George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins, Jiri Kylian, Antony Tudor, and more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2021
Beginning June 23, visitors can experience the Rubell Museum's two Infinity Rooms by Yayoi Kusama for the first time since March 2020. These celebrated fully immersive works create a kaleidoscopic effect that transports visitors to an alternate, limitless universe.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 22, 2021
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, a nonprofit cultural organization located in Bethel, NY, in partnership with Delaware Valley Arts Alliance, is proud to announce an outdoor screening of Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson's debut film SUMMER OF SOUL on Thursday, July 1st on The Terrace Stage.
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 21, 2021
This week (June 21-28) in live streaming: Kate Reinders, Amanda Kloots and Jennifer Nettles visit Backstage Live, Fredi Walker-Browne shares Ten Minute Tidbits, a Kerry Butler masterclass, Tovah Feldshuh in Becoming Dr. Ruth, and so much more!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2021
Drama Desk and AUDELCO award-winning off-Broadway company Working Theater has named Laura Carbonell Monarque to serve as Producing Artistic Director in advance of the company's 37th season.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2021
The Sports Emmy Award winning series THE SHOP: UNINTERRUPTED returns FRIDAY, JUNE 25 (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO and will be available to stream on HBO Max.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 21, 2021
Drama Desk and AUDELCO award-winning off-Broadway company Working Theater has named Laura Carbonell Monarque to serve as Producing Artistic Director in advance of the company's 37th season. Monarque will succeed co-Artistic Directors Tamilla Woodard, recently named Chair of Acting at Yale School of Drama, and Mark Plesent, who led the Company for 27 years until his passing in February.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 21, 2021
The New York City Department of Environmental Protection today joined with the Department of Cultural Affairs, the Department of Design and Construction, elected officials and environmental and community groups to cut the ribbon on the newly expanded Newtown Creek Nature Walk in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 18, 2021
On the 22nd of June the music video directed by award-winning writer/director Maj Jukic will be released to accompany the single.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 18, 2021
Her new single, 'The Finish Line', available now through Handsome Soul Records/Thump Records, continues this trend and marks another accomplishment for this talented artist.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 18, 2021
Though the Night of a Thousand Judys will have to be virtual this year, it allows amazing talent like Alan Cumming to participate from another state... like so many others who want to be a part of this important charitable concert.
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - Jun 18, 2021
Recent high school graduates, 19-year-old Ronald Spoto from Harrison School for the Arts in Lakeland and 18-year-old Jillian Cossetta from Gulf Coast High School in Naples, will represent the Straz Center at the 2021 Jimmy Awards online due to the pandemic.
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 17, 2021
CampYATC Teacher Megan Hilty says, “The only thing I don’t like about YATC, is it wasn’t around when I was a teenager!” Having returned to YATC numerous times, working professionals like Hilty acting as Summer Camp Master Class teachers is just one of the things that sets this summer camp apart from many others. Hilty is just one of the amazing guest faculty teaching in the 20th Anniversary Season of The Young Actors’ Theatre Camp. The luckiest campers in the world will also get to learn from Alex Brightman (Beetlejuice), Kate Rockwell (Mean Girls), Laura Bell Bundy (Legally Blonde), Eden Espinosa (Wicked), Laurie Metcalf (The Conners) and many more!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2021
We spoke with Daniel Mertzlufft, Music Supervisor, Music Producer, Arranger, and Composer of 'Remember My Name' about his original TikTok, the process of bringing the virtual show to life, being eligible for an Emmy Award and much more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2021
The International Association of Blacks in Dance (IABD) is the recipient of a $3 million gift from philanthropists MacKenzie Scott and Dan Jewett as one of 286 high-impact organizations in categories and communities that have been historically underfunded and overlooked.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2021
The inaugural LIGHT THE WAY DANCE CONVENTION to be hosted by Luke Jacobz will provide a spectacular three days and nights of learning, performance, and dance from 6 to 8 August at the Coliseum Theatre, West HQ.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 1, 2021
Since 2016, Fuchs has served as a digital producer, investigative producer, and most recently, the head of content and data strategy for the station. He developed the investigative unit data strategy and incorporated the use of analytics to guide news content and the aggregation of community resources.