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by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
A&A BALLET (A&A), under the artistic direction of Alexei Kremnev and Anna Reznik, has announced that it will host auditions for its fourth annual performance of 'The Art Deco Nutcracker' September 12 at A&A Ballet's new state-of-the-art studios in the South Loop (731 S Plymouth Court).
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
Full casting has been announced for Theatre in the Dark's original audio drama adaptation of H.G. Wells' THE WAR OF THE WORLDS. Corey Bradberry, who co-authored this new adaptation of the H.G. Wells novel with company co-founder Mack Gordon, is directing.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
Chicago Immersive, in collaboration with interactive travel agency First Person Travel, has announced the new interactive walking tour WANDER: Lincoln Squarea?"A Chicago Walking Experience, September 19 a?" November 1, guided tours are given weekly Thursdays through Sundays, in Lincoln Square. This guided tour of the North Side neighborhood includes live agents and prerecorded historical scenes to facilitate exploration of the town's present with the discovery of its past. Each showing will include up to 20 socially distanced ticket holders and will last approximately 65 minutes. Tickets are $25 and are available at ChicagoImmersive.com or by calling the Chicago Immersive office, 773.236.2172. Ticket holders will receive information on Wander's app and where to meet at the beginning of the tour. 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
Porchlight Music Theatre held PorchlightPalooza, a three-day virtual festival Friday, Aug. 21 - Sunday, Aug. 23,  in lieu of its cancelled March 23 ICONS GALA.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
Nuns4Fun releases streaming comedy Holy Ghost Bingo a?oeFrom the Archivesa?? series And it's a fundraiser for nuns!     The days are getting shorter. The nights are getting longer. And HOLY GHOST BINGO is the perfect comedy for the fall season!  
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2020
On September 19th, the world-renowned duo Patchouli (pronounced Patch-ooo-lee) & Terra Guitarra (pronounced Terra Guitar-Ra), also known as The Landscape of Guitar, returns to Elm Street Cultural Arts Village to perform again as part of their outdoor concert series the Lantern Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2020
Arizona Broadway Theatre (ABT) announces FALL INTERIM PROGRAMMING for October, November and December 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2020
The CAPA Summer Movie Series, the longest-running classic film series in America, today announced an abbreviated schedule for its 51st series of classic films and cult favorites.
by TV News Desk - Sep 11, 2020
Today, Los Angeles psychedelic rock band Frankie and the Witch Fingers share the blistering opener to their forthcoming album 'Monsters Eating People Eating Monsters...' 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2020
The New Jersey Youth Symphony, a program of the Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts, announced today that it will host the U.S. Youth Orchestras eFestival 'We Never Stopped Making Music' on September 20, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. EST via Zoom and YouTube Live.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2020
Poet and two-time Pushcart nominee Douglas Cole has announced the upcoming release of his novel, The White Field, scheduled for release on September 18, 2020 by TouchPoint Press.
by Student Blogger: Brittany Davis - Sep 11, 2020
Next (and likely last) in my series of interviews with professional performers from my hometown of Columbus, Indiana is my interview with Mary Claire King. Mary Claire is currently the understudy for Velma in Chicago on Broadway!
by Stage Tube - Sep 11, 2020
The 58th New York Film Festival, presented by Film at Lincoln Center, announces the addition of a new festival venuea?"the Bronx Drive-In at the Bronx Zoo.
by TV News Desk - Sep 11, 2020
In celebration of his birthday, Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges released his highly anticipated single, Found You.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2020
Building on the success of their recent livestream performances and virtual fundraiser, Third Coast Percussion extends a consistent schedule of online appearances through the fall of 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2020
The AA Arts Incubator Program of Asian Improv Arts Midwest has announced that its historic series 'Our Perspective: Asian American Plays' continues in 2020 with Fragmented, written by Karissa Murrell Myers, directed by Spencer Ryan Diedrick and assistant directed by Daniella Wheelock, Monday, November 16.
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Sep 10, 2020
¡Sigue la pista de los crímenes más famosos del género musical!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning icons of the stage and screen Judy Kuhn, Lillias White, and Beth Leavel will join the line-up of talent slated to participate in The Seth Concert Series.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
San Francisco's premier Black theatre company Lorraine Hansberry Theatre has announced the appointment of Bay Area theatre titan Margo Hall as its new Artistic Director.
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2020
Watch the trailer for BREAK THE SILENCE: THE MOVIE - the fourth film from BTS following 2019’s record breaking release of BRING THE SOUL: THE MOVIE, which reached a box office of $24.3m and saw 2.55m tickets sold across 112 territories around the world.
by TV News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
'Coastal Elites' is coming to HBO! The special presentation debuts September 12 at 8:00pm ET/PT on HBO and will be available to stream on HBO Max. 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Signature Theatre will host a series of events through their SigSpace virtual programming with Signature Playwright-in-Residence Anna Deavere Smith, exploring Smith's play, Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 as it relates to current civil unrest awoken by the deaths of George Floyd and many others.
by TV News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Here are the highlights of the 16 ad-sustained programs that aired in primetime on the broadcast networks last night (9/9/20).
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
The Fisher Center at Bard begins its 20/21 season of virtual works-focusing on healing and transformation in troubled times-with a Live Arts Bard (LAB) commission from 10-time Grammy nominated musician Meshell Ndegeocello's Chapter & Verse: The Gospel of James Baldwin, made in collaboration with acclaimed director Charlotte Brathwaite.
by TV News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Ernest Hemingway, the iconic literary figure considered one of the greatest American writers and among the first to live and work at the treacherous nexus of art and celebrity, is the subject of an upcoming three-part, six-hour documentary series.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Dying for a new diversion in the absence of live theatre? Look no further than Old Show Queens- a 13-episode web series that is streaming now!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Captured before an intimate gathering of invited friends, family and fans at Manhattan's renowned Power Station studio, the album features an unprecedented trio of vocals, vibraphone and bass featuring master musicians Joe Locke and James Genus and produced by longtime Prince collaborator Renato Neto.
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 10, 2020
Find out all about Karen Mason's life in quarantine and life online, and read a tribute to her late mother in this interview with Stephen Mosher
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
The Taiwan Philharmonic, together with the National Theater & Concert Hall, Taiwan Public Television Service, and TSMC Education and Culture Foundation (TSMC Foundation), invites world-renowned violinist Ray Chen to give the first livestreamed violin masterclass during the pandemic for global music fans on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 7:00 PM.
by TV News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
With her last album, Mixtura, vocalist Luba Mason established her own musical genre, a “blend of different musical currents.'
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2020
Actor, John Leguizamo spoke with SiriusXM Urban View host, Clay Cane about his new film 'Critical Thinking,' a biographical drama about five Latinx and Black teenagers, discussed his controversial tweet about Latinx representation in film and television and about whata??s happening in the world.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
York City Ballet announced today that the Company will launch a digital fall season on Monday, September 28 which will continue for five weeks through Saturday, October 31, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
'The Influencers,' a sharply drawn yet humorous look at the world of YouTube celebrities and their hapless agents, has morphed from a pilot into a sleeper hit at indie festivals across the country.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Invisible Theatre's Managing Artistic Director, Susan Claassen, announced the re-opening of Tucson, Arizona's Invisible Theatre with the official approval to reopen granted by The Arizona Department of Health Services!
by TV News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Peter Mulvey has been a songwriter, road-dog, raconteur and almost-poet since before he can remember.
by TV News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Lifetime tumbles into action this fall and delivers six dynamic new movies centered around the villainous side of cheerleading in the Fear the Cheer movie stunt.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Theater Latté Da announces today that Kelli Foster Warder will be joining the company as Associate Artistic Director/Director of Impact. An artist and educator based in the Twin Cities, Foster Warder has been a teacher and an arts administrator for over 25 years.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
TV's Barry 'Shabaka' Henley ('Bob Hearts Abishola,' 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,' 'Better Call Saul') will star in a benefit reading of Robert Galinsky's hit play The Bench: A Homeless Love Story, directed by Drama Desk winner Jay O. Sanders, streaming on Facebook on Saturday, October 10, 10 PM est.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Innovative Chicago theater company The Neo-Futurists have announced their 32nd Season of programming for 2020-2021, continuing to create and produce new work on a weekly basis despite the restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has effectively shut down indoor theatrical performances for the rest of the year.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Collaboraction, Chicago's theater for social change, has announced We Still Dream: The 5th Annual Peacebook and Utopian Ball, a merger of the company's annual fall live performance festival and gala into a into a unique one-month virtual campaign, October 17 to November 14, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
The nationally recognized virtual talk show, Studio Tenn Talks: Theater Conversations with Patrick Cassidy, has released the latest fall lineup with stars including Patti LuPone, Chita Rivera, Debbie Gibson and more.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Margaret Atwood to Livestream with Chicago Humanities Festival in November, Sunday, Nov 8, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
San Diego Repertory Theatre (San Diego REP) joins arts organizations around the nation to present the virtual concert event Get Happy: Angela Ingersoll Sings Judy Garland, streaming live from Chicago, Sunday, October 11, 2020 at 4:00pm PDT (6:00pm CT/7:00 ET).
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
After opening the season digitally with the critically-acclaimed solo show Feast. (streaming now through September 20), the Know presents Fannie Lou Hamer, Speak On It!, a brand-new, live, and in-person outdoor theatrical experience.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Fall for Dance North (FFDN) invites arts enthusiasts to immerse themselves in a newly envisioned, interactive celebration of its sixth anniversary edition: The Flip Side, from Sept. 29a?"Oct.18, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
The New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA), the definitive non-profit arts organization dedicated to the cultivation, support, and advancement of new voices in contemporary art, is pleased to announce the first Chicago Gallery Open, in partnership with Artlogic. Taking place September 30a?"October 4, 2020, the new hybrid online-offline event will showcase online presentations and in-person viewings from Chicago galleries, non-profits, and artist-run spaces. 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Embarking upon its a?oeDeeply 25 Beyond Dancea?? 25th anniversary season, Deeply Rooted Dance Theater (DRDT) announces the appointment of Tracey Franklin as Dance Education Director and its fall virtual class schedule.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Join hosts Elliott Masie and Telly Leung at 4pm EDT on Friday, September 11th for a powerful and practical Empathy Concert featuring Broadway performers Patti Murin and Colin Donnell.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Two Chicago institutions, both committed to cultivating and spotlighting talented musicians, come together to recognize milestone anniversaries for the first in a series of collaborations.