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by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2021
Dan Partridge will be reprising the role of Danny, having played the role on the UK and Ireland tour in 2019. Georgia Louise will play Sandy, with Paul French as Kenickie and Tendai Rinomhota as Rizzo. They are joined by Alex Christian as Doody, Josh Barnett as Roger, Inez Budd as Marty, Maeve Byrne as Jan, Marianna Neofitou as Frenchy, Corinna Powlesland as Miss Lynch and Cristian Zaccarini as Sonny.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2021
If You Find This is about a young woman working as a carer, who finds herself on the brink of life and death. It is an intimate monologue, underscored with original music, that explores loneliness, grief, depression and what it means to be an individual in a world of eight billion.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2021
The theater company, which produces four plays each season and an annual Young Playwrights Festival, will continue to present its work in the PPG ArtsLab, the black box theater at 300 E. Main Street.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2021
The rest of Bristol Old Vic’s programme for Autumn/Winter remains on sale. The theatre’s promise to keep our audiences safe remains strong with the additional offer of two guaranteed socially distanced performances until Christmas remaining in place. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2021
Broadway On Demand has announced the world premiere of the feature film Burning Man: The Musical. Burning Man: The Musical is a new musical comedy about techies vs. hippies at Burning Man and stars Morgan Siobhan Green (Be More Chill), Tally Sessions (Company, Anastasia), and more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2021
Ballet Palm Beach has announced that all three of this year's performances will be produced at The Kravis Center for the Performing Arts with all health and safety protocols in place. 'We are more than thrilled to be able to bring in-person performances back in this unique period.' says Founding Artistic and Executive Director Colleen Smith.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 26, 2021
Battery Dance celebrates the 40th Anniversary of its free summer festival from August 12-20, 2021, in partnership with Battery Park City Authority. The 40th Annual Battery Dance Festival features 16 international dance films from August 12-14 at 7pm ET via YouTube. 40 in-person and livestreamed performances will be staged at Robert F. Wagner, Jr. Park, New York City, from August 15-20 at 7pm ET. In total, 32 premieres by 53 dance companies are offered to international audiences, promoting Battery Dance’s mission of connecting the world through dance.
by Gil Kaan - Jul 25, 2021
The Actors’ Gang Theater has just begun streaming their live virtual production of WE LIVE ON, based on the 1970 Hard Times by Studs Terkel. Directed by Actors’ Gang’s artistic director Tim Robbins, WE LIVE ON is performed in three parts. Had a chance to have a fun chat with Patti Tippo, who’s playing legendary burlesque dancer Sally Rand.  
by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2021
ATP describes “Love Heals” as a poignant and inspiring celebration of our individual differences, our collective humanity, and the voices we can share to improve the world as we continue to try and come out on the other side of a tumultuous year. It is being held in conjunction with ATP's Broadway Summer Training Camp, where 11 Broadway professionals mentor local students.
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - Jul 24, 2021
After being shuttered for twenty-three months, the Pickard Theater is alive once again with musical theatre, as Maine State Music Theatre in a co-production with Portland Stage, opens its 2021 season with an energizing, nostalgic, and uplifting concert, DREAM, THE MUSIC OF THE EVERLY BROTHERS. The two-dozen-song retrospective and remembrance of the pioneering music of Don and Phil Everly is created, conceived, and performed by Ben Hope and Eric Scott Anthony, who star as the country rock duo which topped charts throughout the 1950s-1970s and returned to become a new creative force again in the 1980s onward.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 24, 2021
Join the multi-talented Ms. Boles as she sings her vocal love letter to Ms. Audra McDonald, highlighting the songs and the career of the Emmy, two-time Grammy and record breaking six-time Tony Award winner!  Patrons will be treated to an evening of Broadway, opera and concert favorites including 'Summertime,' 'It Might As Well Be Spring,' 'Beauty and The Beast,' 'God Bless the Child' and many more. 
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2021
Teatro Paraguas will present a video performance of The Book of Magdalene, a play by Caridad Svich for two in-person screenings at Teatro Paraguas.  The play, filmed in Teatro Paraguas in June and directed by Juliet Salazar, features Alix Hudson as Magdalene, a young woman in a twilight— possibly apocalyptic— world.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2021
Reflections is an evening of Broadway and Great American Songbook standards threading together reflections of yesterday, today, and a hopeful look toward tomorrow.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2021
Many explored coming to terms with mental health issues, dealing with drug addiction and reconnecting with family and loved ones. A sense of climate responsibility also pervaded, with a strong showing of plays engaging with visions of a more environmentally sustainable future.
by TV News Desk - Jul 23, 2021
In addition, SAME ENERGY sees Bizzy teaming up with multi-platinum superstar PnB Rock on the amorous single, “Adore You (Feat. PnB Rock),” which sees Bizzy veering from his niche with a record geared towards his female fans.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 23, 2021
The single and companion video that premieres today from Ultimate Classic Rock are from Cain’s upcoming and sixth solo album in as many years (release date to be announced), and continues this iconic artist’s offerings of faith-inspired new music.
by Team BWW - Jul 22, 2021
Tonight kicks off Live at The New Am: A Benefit Concert for The Actors Fund, celebrating the reopening of Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre and honoring the remarkable support that The Actors Fund has provided to members of the entertainment industry throughout the pandemic. Need a refresher on how you know each of the four stars? Recap each of their careers on stage and beyond.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 22, 2021
Of the track, McCall shares, “‘So Damn Lucky’ is the keystone of this album. I was walking up the stairs the night before I wrote with Sean for the first time and got 4 lines of the song. We finished it the next day, but it was such a special moment that without it we wouldn’t have made this record together.” 
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021
Featuring ten world premieres, one Toronto premiere, one live audio drama, and a rebroadcast of an audience favourite from last year, this hybrid season consisting of both digital and in person shows, is filled to the brim with brand new and reimagined Canadian stories that are sure to shift and shape audiences' perspectives on how we view the world around us.  
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021
Subscription packages and single tickets are now on sale. Learn more about the festival and how to purchase tickets here!
by Alan Henry - Jul 22, 2021
Experience Hamlet , the greatest classic in theater history, actualized in a world of political chaos - under the auspices of Johannes Holmen Dahl. The production beings performances next month at Norway's National Theatre. Get a first look at the trailer below!
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 21, 2021
David Sabella may not be singing any songs from the musical Jekyll and Hyde, but that doesn't mean this isn't his moment... because it is. And he's going to make the most of it, while reclaiming his joy.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 21, 2021
The theater company, which produces four plays each season and an annual Young Playwrights Festival, will continue to present its work in the PPG ArtsLab, the black box theater at 300 E. Main Street.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 21, 2021
Carlile will perform select headline shows this year including an upcoming concert at NYC’s Forest Hills Stadium this Friday as well as landmark summer shows at Washington’s Gorge Amphitheatre on August 14 and Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre with the Colorado Symphony on September 11 and 12.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2021
In addition to its six-play membership season, the Montgomery County institution returns with an equally busy schedule of concerts, special productions, presentations, and even more curated programming to build off of the success of its summer series: Olney Outdoors.
by TV News Desk - Jul 20, 2021
Stay tuned for more music from the 23-year-old rapper very soon, as he continues his superstar trajectory and prepares for his follow-up to Beautiful Havoc.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 20, 2021
ElementNext is a new series of programming focusing on new and unique small-scale performances featuring local artists and available to everyone throughout our community. This collaboration with Brief Cameo Productions and Ivoryton Playhouse is a way to bring art and music out of the theatre and in to the places we places we shop and visit.
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 19, 2021
Nicolas King has been hard at work, and the work is paying off for him and his fans.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2021
This season Maestro Nir Kabaretti takes audiences on a musical journey from October through May, anchoring each program with impactful works performed by extraordinary artists from across the globe, as well as making important artistic connections within the Santa Barbara community.  
by Marc Savitt - Jul 19, 2021
Provides a tasty smorgasbord comprised of the layers contributing to the woman, as well as her depth, dynamism, energy, and intensity. The performance is primarily, a recounting of Byrd’s life and experiences. Like the woman, herself, the piece is an amalgamation of myriad events, issues, topics, some of which can be unpleasant and challenging.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2021
Artisan Children's Theater has announced auditions for THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE, Dramatized by Joseph Robinette from the story by C.S. Lewis, directed by Tron Sutton. 
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 19, 2021
Mayo Performing Arts Center has announced a events from July 20-July 23.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 17, 2021
The offer applies to the four paid, ticketed programs in Olney Outdoors: Sing Praise! - a series of faith-centered concerts featuring gospel, Jewish, and East Asian traditions; The Andrew A. Isen Cabaret Series; Jazz@Olney; and Theatre for Young Audiences. Those programs include more than 44 individual performances through September 3.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 17, 2021
Learning to Walk directed by Paweł Miśkiewicz is a show-journey through drama, prose and poetry of Tadeusz Różewicz - on of the most critically acclaimed writers in the world literature of the turn of the 20th and 21st century.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 16, 2021
The Muny announced today its complete cast, design and production team for On Your Feet!, the fourth show of the theatre’s 103rd season. On Your Feet! runs Aug. 21 – 27.
by TV News Desk - Jul 16, 2021
Phabo’s debut full length project marks the beginning of a new era in music. The album title derived from both his zodiac and heavy R&B influence, ‘Soulquarius’ takes us on a city-to-city journey through Phabo’s unique lens with the focal destination being ‘Polaris,’ the North Star.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 15, 2021
Syracuse Stage Artistic Director Robert Hupp today announced an expansion of the senior artistic staff. As of September 1, veteran New York based director Melissa Crespo becomes the theater's associate artistic director. Kyle Bass, who currently holds that position, will transition to a new role as the theater's first resident playwright and will remain a member of the theater's senior artistic staff.
by Lauren Gienow - Jul 14, 2021
This exquisite cabaret delves deep into the catalogue of African American Musical Theatre and not only poses the titular question of WHY WE TELL THE STORY but also leaves audiences wondering why theatres haven’t been telling these stories nearly enough.
by TV News Desk - Jul 14, 2021
The remix album and reissue of the original work follows the release of Glenn’s album, Transmissions: The Music of Beverly Glenn-Copeland.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2021
Luis Alfaro, celebrated Chicano artist and MacArthur “genius” fellow, has joined Center Theatre Group as the newest Associate Artistic Director, announced Artistic Director Michael Ritchie and Managing Director/CEO Meghan Pressman.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021
The cast also features Loretta Devine (Della), Josh Johnston (Doctor), Bianca LaVerne Jones (Principal), Julian Emile Lerner (Casper), Justina Machado (Tracy), Carol Mansell (Edna), Michael Mastro (Jackson) and Elizabeth Stanley (Chandra). 
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021
The organization has awarded a total of $616,000 to 92 artists (including three collaborations) whose ages range from 25-70 years throughout New York State in the following disciplines: Fiction, Folk/Traditional Arts, Interdisciplinary Work, Painting, and Video/Film.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021
Join Brickman for this LIVE and joyous concert experience that blends yuletide memories and holiday favorites with his own hit songs such as, “The Gift,” “Sending You A Little Christmas,” “Angel Eyes,” and “If You Believe”
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021
BSC has announced the encore presentation of last summer’s audience favorite, Rob Ulin’s JUDGMENT DAY, directed by Matthew Penn (“Law & Order,” “Orange Is the New Black,” BSC’s Typhoid Mary, 10x10 New Play Festival) and starring Tony Award winners Jason Alexander, Patti LuPone, Santino Fontana and Grammy Award winner Michael McKean.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021
On Sunday, July 18th at 1:00pm, Kimberley Wilson will present her beautiful one woman show, A JOURNEY outside the Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main St, Essex in a show that is free to the public.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021
The casts for BAPF’s live streamed readings spotlight acclaimed actors including TV/film actor and theatre mainstay Emily Kuroda, known for her role as Mrs. Kim in “Gilmore Girls,” as well as Bay Area theatre veterans Halili Knox, Tasi Alabastro, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro and Michael Ray Wisely, plus many others.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 12, 2021
Tickets are $14 for children ages 2-17; $16 for adults; and $14 for seniors, ages 60+. Advanced ticket reservation required. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets here!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 12, 2021
The film chronicles the rising mental health crisis in America through its examination of veterans’ experiences with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2021
FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Sally Wilfert in “How Did I End Up Here?” on July 18th and 20th at 7PM.  Sally Wilfert (Assassins, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer) returns to Feinstein’s/54 Below with her brand new show, “How Did I End Up Here?”
by Marc Savitt - Jul 12, 2021
“BECOMOING OTHELLO taught me how to get over things that I am.  I’m a mixed-race girl, and I am on the fairer side of blackness.  I had so many issues with colorism and racism and all the isms that I needed to tell this story.  If audience members are listening, no matter where they come from; what race, what religion, everyone is going to find something they can relate to.'