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by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2020
Rialto Summer Cinema Will Close With LES INVISIBLES, a feel-good comedy making a poignant social commentary with a good dose of humour, in which many of the main characters are played by former homeless women who are not professional actresses. 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2020
Joe Carroll (Bandstand; Once the musical) and Ashley Loren (Moulin Rouge!; Jekyll & Hyde) will star as Matt and Christina, respectively, in Play Reading Fridays' production of a?oeRed Light Wintera?? benefiting The Actors Fund. It will be directed by Alison Tanney. Casting for the role of Davis will be announced shortly.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2020
Yorkshire theatre company, Mikron Theatre, have not only reached but shot past their fundraising total of £48,337.49 which will help them to stage their 50th year of touring in 2021.  
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2020
Theatrical husband and wife duo Jen Maren and Peter Simmons created a 30 minute performance, titled a?oeMy Funny Quarantinea??, which features songs, storytelling, improv, pantomime and more.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2020
In a recent interview with BBC, lyricist Don Black revealed some projects that he had been working on prior to the health crisis. Black said that he was working on a new version of Tell Me On A Sunday, with a gender-swapped lead.
by TV News Desk - Jul 20, 2020
 MUBI, the premier streaming service for curated films, has revealed its August lineup. To celebrate the 2020 edition of the Locarno Film Festival, which will take place virtually in August, MUBI is exclusively presenting a selection of highlights from the 2019 festival.
by Student Blogger: Alyssa Silver - Jul 20, 2020
I think this is the semester where I truly grew into my Hapa (half Asian) identity, talking about it with more pride than ever.
by TV Scoop - Jul 20, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of THE CONNERS, airing on ABC on Wednesday, August 5, 2020!
by TV News Desk - Jul 20, 2020
 In honor of the recent passing of two of the original Freedom Riders, longtime Georgia congressman John Lewis and the Reverend C.T. Vivian, AMERICAN EXPERIENCE announced today that it will stream Stanley Nelson's Freedom Riders beginning today, Monday, July 20 on PBS.org and the PBS Video App.
by TV News Desk - Jul 20, 2020
From blockbuster films to star-studded new original series, there's plenty of content to enjoy this August on HBO Max.
by TV News Desk - Jul 20, 2020
The treasured and enduring classic ROMAN HOLIDAY debuts on Blu-ray for the first time ever as part of the Paramount Presents line on September 15, 2020 from Paramount Home Entertainment.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2020
Toronto's Royal Alexandra Theatre is the most famous haunted theatre in Canada. Don't worry, the ghosts are all gentle souls, mostly performers who loved the theatre so much that they decided to make it their spiritual home.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 19, 2020
Looking for something new to read while staying inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 of our favorite books on directing!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2020
Earlier this year, it was announced that a new kind of princess is officially coming back to the stage.  Andrew Lloyd Webber's new musical Cinderella will premiere at The Gillian Lynne Theatre in London next year, putting an all new spin on a beloved classic.
by Maria Nockin - Jul 19, 2020
Tonight, the opera celebrates Richard Wagner's Tristan und Isolde, and Ryan McKinny, who was to have sung Kurvenal, is hosting the online program from North Carolina. In this year of pandemic, artists are quarantined at home. McKinny greets us with a stein full of dark Bavarian brew with a silver top on it to keep it fresh until after the show.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2020
Amber Finlayson and Katie Ellwood, better known by their pen names Bert and Bertie, have been hired to direct a few episodes of Marvel's upcoming Hawkeye series. Rhys Thomas is also joining the series as a director.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 18, 2020
Feel like you've started to run out of things to watch? We here at BroadwayWorld have you covered! We all have our favorite musicals and plays, but what about the stories behind those shows? Luckily, over the years, many documentaries have been made about some of your favorite shows!
by Zoe Burke - Jul 18, 2020
Innovative theatre makers across the country have risen to the challenge of creating safe art in the time of COVID - often via Zoom, Twitch, or other conferencing/streaming platforms. Red Bike, directed by Juliet Salazar and presented by Teatro Paraguas, took a different, and decidedly more cinematic route, resulting in an engrossing piece of socially distanced theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
The acclaimed 40th anniversary production of Willy Russell's EDUCATING RITA will play the Minack Theatre, Cornwall this August. 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
Following the latest government advice, Nottingham Playhouse today announces that it will postpone its October staging of Red Ellen until the Spring of 2022.
by Rakaputra Paputungan - Jul 17, 2020
BOOW LIVE and INDONESIAKAYA will present six original web musicals starting next Thursday (7/23) on IndonesiaKaya's YouTube channel. The project features big names in both theater and cinema (including director Nia Dinata and Citra-award-winning actress Dea Panendra). #MusikalDiRumahAja (#MusicalAtHome) is part of a fundraising campaign meant to support art workers affected by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.
by Ruth Deller - Jul 17, 2020
The new lockdown mini-musical from David Hunter and Caroline Kay is a well-realised piece about the impact of lockdown on an already strained relationship.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
Today, July 17, Broadway Records releases the cast recording of the award-winning new musical The Perfect Fit, written by 13-year-old musical sensation Joshua Turchin. The 'Remote EP' is the first musical concept EP ever, available digitally everywhere music is sold.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 17, 2020
On Friday July 17, Hulu debuted the documentary We Are Freestyle Love Supreme.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
The cast of La Mirada's production of THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE has reunited to perform 'pandemonium'. The video features Melvin Abston, Jason Graae, Lana McKissack, Shanon Mari Mills, Brett Ryback, Cassie Silva and Tom Zohar.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
The Guthrie Theater has transitioned its full-day, in-person summer camps to virtual youth experiences for students entering grades 3-12. From acting and dance to technical backstage roles, each youth experience is designed to challenge students to work outside their comfort zones, explore their identities and grow as artists and people.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
SC7NARIO, a new 18-minute film starring a stunning company of Broadway's greatest dancers, will premiere this summer.  The genre-defying film, stars Tyler Hanes (Cats, A Chorus Line), Amber Ardolino (Moulin Rouge!, Hamilton), Max Clayton (Moulin Rouge!, Hello, Dolly!), Karla Garcia(“Smash,” West Side Story) and more.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
The Jewish Community Center Book and Arts Fair in partnership with the Hebrew Benevolent Loan Association will be presenting A Conversation with Author Marv Dubin, on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 from noon to 1pm. The event will be an interactive zoom discussion streaming through YouTube live.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre announced its next production will be the popular Bluegrass Gospel comedy Smoke on the Mountain, starting Aug. 13.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
At a time when theatres are dark, Arizona Theatre Company's creative light is shining brighter than ever. Pivoting to adapt to and address the new normal, ATC has designed a diverse, multi-layered approach to the 2020-2021 season, offering a robust array of imaginative opportunities to stay connected with and entertain audiences in Arizona.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
On Thursday, July 23, at 6:00 p.m., the Boston Public Library (BPL), in collaboration with American Ancestors | NEHGS, will present a virtual conversation between best-selling New York Times author and former Boston Globe reporter Larry Tye, and BPL President David Leonard.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
a??a??a??a??a??a??a??Aarti Neharsh's debut short film produced by Green Chutney Films, The Song We Sang, is a love story of two women featuring Serena Walia and Ayushi Gupta, will have its India Premiere at 11th edition of Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
As Covid has eliminated touring for new releases Herzen and Moffett will take their road show online via Motema's Facebook channel.  Each show will be posted for 24 hours, and will come down before the new show posts.  The final show in the run on July 31 will also serve as a release celebration for the new Herzen single Kapaolioka'Ehukai which tells the beautiful, and larger than life story of Hawaiian surfing legend Rell Sunn.
by Glenda Pearce - Jul 16, 2020
How many times as a child were you warned about strangers? The opening night of 'Love from a Stranger' at Howick Little Theatre reminds us that we need to be very mindful about what we wish for, and to be very careful of a tall, brooding, handsome stranger who brings a romantic passionate whirlwind.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
Since Jim Henson first burst onto the scene over six decades ago, Muppets have taken center stage in pop culture, appearing on film, television, and beyond. From the kid-centric Sesame Street to the universally loved The Muppets Show, the furry (and felty) creatures have often used music to entertain the masses, and many times, called upon the stars of Broadway to help!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
Today (July 16) in live streaming: Broadway barks is back, MCC presents Good As New, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
New Generation Theatrical has announced that they will stage an immersive production of NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 in Orlando in the spring of 2021. Dates will be announced this fall, along with information regarding local auditions, after clear and safe event guidelines have been established and approved by the Actor's Equity Association. 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
HB Studio will host a virtual masterclass for experienced performers, with Tony Award-nominated actress Melissa Errico, held over Zoom on Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. EDT, Aug. 6-20, 2020. The class is made possible with support from the Frederick Loewe Foundation.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is marking the anniversary of one of the most significant Civil Rights legislations of our time ­a?" the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) which established the right for people with disabilities to participate fully in civic life.
by TV News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
Richard Linklater's new animated film, “Apollo 10 ½: A Space Age Adventure” will be produced by Linklater's Detour FilmProductions and Submarine, and released by Netflix.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
Ballet Arizona has announced the Ballet Arizona Book Club, a free and open-to-the-public online event to build community and appreciation for dance. The quarterly book club, hosted on Zoom, will feature popular titles relating to dance facilitated by Ballet Arizona Education and Community Engagement Manager, Alexandra Papazian.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
The highly anticipated Immersive van Gogh digital art exhibition made its world premiere in Toronto on July 1, that includes a novel drive-in concept (the first of its kind in the world) inviting audiences - whether on foot or by car - to experience the works of Vincent van Gogh like never before.
by TV News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
Country music singer-songwriter, Leah Turner released the music video to accompany her latest single “Once Upon a Time in Mexico” exclusively with CMT, CMT Music and CMT.com.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
The Collection (Amazon Studios) actor Melanie Walters, who has recently been seen in the Gavin & Stacey (BBC) comeback which racked up over 17.7 million views, has joined Sanditon (ITV/PBS) star Kayleigh-Paige Rees as the first to be cast in the British coming-of-age drama Faulty Roots from writer and director Ella Greenwood.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
Today, The Cleveland Orchestra launches its second collection of concert audio recordings on TCO Classics, featuring performances recorded live at Severance Hall during the Orchestra's celebrated Prometheus Project - a festival dedicated to the exploration of Ludwig van Beethoven's music that closed out the ensemble's Centennial Season in 2018
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
As the Bay Area's shelter-in-place continues, The Marsh through its MarshStream broadcast platform is continuing to offer innovative programming including the U.S. premiere of The Invisible Line, a new documentary about one of the world's most famous social experiments gone wrong.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
Elemental Women Productions is a womxn focused, NYC based production company. Producing work that empower womxn's voices and experiences. Venturing into the world of virtual theatre and excited to announce their first virtual reading, Meet Me at Dawn, an award winning play written by Zinnie Harris.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
Inspired by Tennessee's vital role in the ratification of the 19th Amendment, Nashville Ballet will share a digital presentation of Gina Patterson's 72 Steps on Tuesday, August 18 a?" the exact date the Tennessee legislature ratified the bill granting women the right to vote 100 years earlier. Made available for streaming for free through the generous sponsor support of the League of Women Voters (LWV) of Nashville, access is granted to watch the performance by signing up at https://bit.ly/72StepsRSVP.
by Peter Danish - Jul 16, 2020
BWW Review: HERSHEY FELDER'S BEETHOVEN LIVE STREAM at Florence, Italy
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
Independent Shakespeare Co. (ISC) is venturing into the digital space with the Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival a?" Living Room Edition, launching a series of four Festival Events live streaming in August, culminating in a brand new, hybrid stage production of Romeo & Juliet live streaming Labor Day weekend. All events will be available free and online.