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by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 9, 2021
For fans craving more cake competition, on Sunday, August 1st and 8th at 10pm ET/PT, don’t miss Buddy vs. Duff: Baker Battle, as Duff’s and Buddy’s teams kick them out of their bakeries to show what they can do without them in their own cake challenges to prove which team is the best.
by TV News Desk - Jun 9, 2021
This particular version, which appeared on Relaxin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet, was recorded in October 1956 at Rudy Van Gelder’s studio in Hackensack, NJ, and features Davis on trumpet, Coltrane on tenor sax, Red Garland on piano, Paul Chambers on bass, and Philly Joe Jones on drums.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 9, 2021
Americans for the Arts today announced that Boston-based arts administrator Allentza Michel has been awarded the Jorge and Darlene Pérez Prize in Public Art & Civic Design, a first-of-its-kind national program established by the Jorge M. Pérez Family Foundation. The award will include a cash stipend of $30,000, as well as additional support for Michel to participate in learning opportunities and discussion about her work with national leaders in the arts and other allied fields.
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 8, 2021
Here in America, she is known simply as Dr. Ruth. Her background includes living in five countries, marrying three times and identifying under four names. In a striking solo performance, six-time Tony and Emmy nominee Tovah Feldshuh (Broadway’s Golda’s Balcony), (TV’s “Crazy Ex‑Girlfriend” & “The Walking Dead”), deftly inhabits the warm, wise, witty persona of the beloved media figure.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2021
This week sees the launch of A City and A Garden, commissioned by Sounds from a Safe Harbour in association with Body & Soul and presented as part of Brightening Air | Coiscéim Coiligh, a nationwide, ten-day season of arts experiences brought to you by the Arts Council.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2021
Hooper will serve with trustees Cheryl Anderson (treasurer), Ali Bahaj, Chris Caswell, J.D. (secretary), Kitty Cranor, Michael Gardiner, Sy Goldblatt, Doris A. Johnson (chair), Penelope Kingman, Margie Nellum Lee, Dr. John Maupin, Howard Millman, Dr. Randall Morgan, Marian Moss (vice chair), Mona Rankin, Dona Scott, Eva Slane and Lois Watson.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2021
The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is announcing three live shows this fall, including The Price is Right Live, Gilberto Santa Rosa, and Trifecta of Folk Greats: The Kingston Trio, The Brothers Four, and The Limeliters.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2021
The series begins with award-winning cabaret and jazz artist Carole J. Bufford honoring songstresses Janis Joplin, Dusty Springfield, Tina Turner, Carole King, Lesley Gore, Dionne Warwick, Cher and more in her solo show YOU DON'T OWN ME: FEARLESS FEMALES OF THE '60s & '70s. July 10 at 8:00 PM.
by TV News Desk - Jun 8, 2021
Additionally, Hall is joined by a fierce collection of collaborators, including the legendary Chaka Khan, Brandy, Nicole Scherzinger,  Tyra Banks and TS Madison.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 8, 2021
Produced by Live Nation, the North American tour – which will run throughout September (kicking off on September 8th in Reading, PA) and November (concluding on November 5th in Hamilton, Ontario), will feature a variety of special effects, which will undoubtedly enhance the might of Priest’s metal.
by Neil Shurley - Jun 8, 2021
“I was looking for something that was less hard on one performer, but also wanted to spread the wealth and hire as many artists as we could for the final Warehouse In Your House production.”
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2021
London Wonderground, the major new summer festival in Earls Court, on the former Earls Court 2 Exhibition Centre site, produced by Underbelly, today announces the first shows of its spectacular 2021 programme, which sees the very best in comedy, music, circus and family entertainment across its spectacular Big Top and the iconic upside-down purple cow, Udderbelly.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2021
This summer, the celebrate the full reopening of New York City, a 'mega-concert' is being planned in Central Park. Mayor Bill de Blasio is planning a large-scale performance which will include multiple acts. He has called on Clive Davis to organize the event, which is tentatively set for August 21.
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 7, 2021
Kristin Chenoweth’s Broadway Bootcamp is in full swing today, after last night’s orientation and Ghosts of TONY kickoff party, hosted by Julie James of SiriusXM On Broadway.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2021
WHITE WAVE Dance will celebrate their 20th Anniversary season of the DUMBO Dance Festival VIRTUALLY! WHITE WAVE scours the globe in search of today's most innovative dancemakers, both emerging and established, and brings them VIRTUALLY together for one extended weekend, all the while paying extra attention to the new, emerging, and experimental.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2021
Last year, Sound designer Twi McCallum wrote a 'letter to the industry', expressing the 'grief from a designer's perspective of how we are often not included in this 'diversity' platform, as it is often limited to Black actors, writers, directors, and producers.' Today Twi has released an article to mark the first anniversary of that open letter. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2021
WFUV, New York's source for music discovery, has announced it has named Rich McLaughlin as Program Director. McLaughlin currently oversees catalog programming globally for Amazon Music. He starts at WFUV on June 14.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 7, 2021
The Boch Center, one of the nation's leading nonprofit performing arts institutions, announced today the appointment of Jamia Gaffney as the Director of Event Marketing. Ms. Gaffney has an accomplished background in marketing, with more than 10 years' experience in the arts and media sectors. As part of the marketing team, Jamia will be responsible for overseeing marketing and promotional duties for events taking place at the Boch Center venues. Jamia began her new position on June 7, 2021.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 7, 2021
Tickets are now on sale for the 2021 Summer Concert Series at the John W. Engeman Theater at Northport.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 6, 2021
Including TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL, Dear Evan Hansen, Everybody's Talking About Jamie, SIX, Hamilton, The Book of Mormon, WICKED,  Royal Shakespeare Company's Matilda The Musical,  & Juliet, Les Misérables, Disney's The Lion King, The Prince of Egypt, Come From Away, The Phantom Of The Opera, Mary Poppins, MAMMA MIA!, Back to the Future The Musical and Pretty Woman The Musical.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 6, 2021
The NPT youth board of directors will host a TikTok 'Crowd-sourcing' competition (June 7-14) for choreography that will be featured in the song 'Still Rocking' as part of the theatre's production of Footloose this summer.
by Ricky Pope - Jun 6, 2021
“Gay country singer' are not always words that fit neatly together, but Falduto, also a certified life coach, has integrated all the parts of that label quite nicely. His act is not only about good music, it is about being empowered to be your highest self.
by - Jun 5, 2021
Mark St. Germain’s “Becoming Dr. Ruth” starring Tovah Feldshuh and directed by David Ellenstein streams June 9-July 4
by Harker Jones - Jun 4, 2021
Just when it reaches the point where it’s almost unbearable, the show takes a hard turn, cutting to a frustrated office worker named Jeremiah, who is in a psychiatric session trying to process his rage at living in an America where Black lives do not matter to everyone and where being gay is considered a “stain” by many in the Black community.
by TV News Desk - Jun 4, 2021
“We made ‘Unconditional’ to give everyone a slice of happy and fun,” Francis says. “This song came together over lockdown and started a whole new album music that I am so excited to share!”
by TV News Desk - Jun 4, 2021
Another standout moment on the album is “Queen,” a defiant statement of self-empowerment and a strut-ready anthem in the making. Hall declares, “I was born with glitter running through my veins, I don’t give a f*** what people say… I was born to be a queen.” 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 4, 2021
Steppenwolf Theatre Company will honor Tony Award and two-time Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award winner Annette Bening and trailblazing leader in the film industry Sherry Lansing as the 2021 Women in the Arts honorees.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 4, 2021
Music Theater Works Presents LEGENDS OF THE 50s AND 60s: GREATEST HITS at North Shore Center For The Performing Arts In Skokie (9501 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60076) from June 18, 2021 through June 27, 2021 as the first production of the 2021 season.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 3, 2021
Dolly Parton will welcome everyone to the 2021 “Can’t Cancel Pride,” before Troye Sivan with Regard and Tate McRae take the stage to kick off the event with a performance of “You.”
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 3, 2021
Mykki returns to the stage this Saturday, June 5 as part of OUTLOUD Raising Voices’ Pride kick-off concert which takes place at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The three day lineup includes Hayley Kiyoko, Sofi Tukker, Adam Lambert and more.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 3, 2021
For 125 years, Queens Public Library has offered free access to knowledge, information and opportunity for all, and on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 6 p.m., it will celebrate its long history and commitment to the people of Queens with a virtual gala at www.queenslibrarygala.org.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 3, 2021
After a year of pandemic and no live theatre, Theatre in the Park has returned providing live entertainment for the community!
by Jon Bee - Jun 2, 2021
I’ve always had a soft spot for the songs of yesteryear. Jukebox musicals usually leave me in a happy place by the time the show ends. In the case of Million Dollar Quartet at Arvada, this show left me feeling the same way I felt from the moment it started - joyful.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 2, 2021
Blumenthal Performing Arts has announced music educator, author, and playwright Dawn Anthony has joined the company's Education Department as a Community Impact Manager.
by Jade Kops - Jun 12, 2021
COME FROM AWAY, the warm welcoming hug of hope and the best of humanity has finally arrived in Sydney to the delight of audiences that have been waiting for this incredible piece of theatre based in truth to arrive after a pandemic induced delay. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 11, 2021
His Purple Haze alias has seen him expand on his artistry, releasing more edgier tunes as of late. His weekly ‘Identity’ radio program also showcases some of the biggest names in EDM, and highlights Doorn’s staunch passion for the genre.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 11, 2021
Multi-award-winning producer/composer Kitt Wakeley celebrates his latest album, “Symphony of Sinners and Saints,” hitting #1 on Billboard’s “Classical” and “Classical Crossover” charts. The album, which was released on May 21, features three singles that also hit #1 on Billboard, on the Hard Rock Digital Song Sales charts.
by Herbert Paine - Jun 11, 2021
THE CHILDREN WILL LEAD THE WAY is The Parkland Project's emotionally powerful, emotionally charged, and illuminating testimonial to a new generation of leadership committed to social change. Scheduled for screening on June 13th at the Sedona International Film Festival ~ at Sedona Performing Arts Center, 995 Red Rock Crossing Road, Sedona, AZ.
by TV News Desk - Jun 10, 2021
Dixon has previously shared two tracks from the album – the blissful debut single “Something Good” and the soulful title track “Lay It On Me.”
by TV News Desk - Jun 10, 2021
The TiVo Stream 4K eliminates the need to switch between different apps, as the device allows users to search, browse and create watch lists across all TV apps, in one place.
by TV News Desk - Jun 10, 2021
Amassing over 1 million Spotify streams with just two singles released so far (“Do What I Want” & “All About Us”) and racking in 10 million TikTok views, Allegra is blossoming into a superstar-in-the-making. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2021
The world of A&R is rapidly changing; content creator platforms like TikTok have established themselves as artist discovery goldmines, and it's up to the innovators to stay steps ahead. Last December, leading industry resource Music Business Worldwide released an article announcing that over 70 music artists that had broken on the TikTok platform had signed major label deals.
by TV News Desk - Jun 10, 2021
As part of the 2021 Student Awards program, BAFTA and Global Student Accommodation (GSA) will offer its third BAFTA-GSA Short Film Commissioning Grant of USD 12,000 to a film or films on the topic of youth wellbeing. T
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2021
The Board of Directors of the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra announced today that Anwar Nasir—a celebrated leader at the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Hollywood Bowl, Omaha Symphony, and Atlanta Ballet and a coveted speaker at national arts and music conferences—has been named the organization’s next Executive Director, effective July 19. 
by Mert Dilek - Jun 10, 2021
The National Theatre kicks off its post-lockdown season with a brainteaser: what is the most meaningful or precious moment of your life? The question is central to After Life, Jack Thorne’s stage adaptation of Hirokazu Kore-eda’s acclaimed 1998 film, co-produced by Headlong, which unfolds in a purgatorial facility over the course of a single week.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 10, 2021
The University of North Carolina School of the Arts has named bassoonist and educator Saxton Rose as its new dean of the School of Music, effective immediately. Rose has served as interim dean of music since July 2020, including leading the school through the COVID-19 pandemic with an entire academic year of in-person instruction and performance.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 10, 2021
Today, Montreal-based comedy festival Just For Laughs unveiled the concept and lineup for their first-ever curated travel experience, Just For Laughs Escapes - Cancun, taking place November 3-7, 2021. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 1, 2021
The annual festival, which began in 1994, has always brought the biggest names in music to ATL and this year will be no different, with additional performers including 21 Savage, Megan Thee Stallion, Machine Gun Kelly, The Black Pumas, Jack Harlow, AJR, Yungblud, Bleachers, Dashboard Confessional, Surfaces, Lauv, Latto, Tierra Whack, and more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2021
Author Crystal Dawn has announced the release of her paranormal romance novel, Ethel. Cody was sent to stay with Ethel. He knew what he wanted and she would be surprised if she knew. Could he convince her to mate him?
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 1, 2021
The University of North Carolina School of the Arts has named dancer, choreographer, and educator Endalyn Taylor as its new dean of the School of Dance effective August 1. She will lead the conservatory's dance program, which develops technically sound and stylistically versatile professional dancers through training in both classical and contemporary dance.