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by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 7, 2021
CLUB44 RECORDS has announced the debut album of the Osmond Chapman Orchestra – led by Emmy Award-nominated vocalist David Osmond and Grammy Award-nominated bandleader, producer and saxophonist Caleb Chapman – on Friday, June 4. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 7, 2021
Christina Franklin has been training and working in New York's theater scene since she was eight years old — starting out in the rehearsal studios of TADA! Youth Theater (whose notable alumni include Kerry Washington and Jordan Peele) and taking her gift for storytelling all the way to Broadway. Irvington Theater will bring Franklin's newest play, Cleanse, to virtual audiences from May 21-23.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 6, 2021
'Ready for Tomorrow' is a contradiction of singer Angus Dowling's disco flavor up the front and Cool Breeze folk picking guitar style as its anchor. It finds the band celebrating but in a mood. 
by Stephen Mosher - May 6, 2021
Marilyn Maye has played big rooms, small rooms, and even tents and driveways, but on May 8th she goes virtual with a new show from Feinstein's/54 Below... and it is worth seeing.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 6, 2021
America's Got Talent's Golden Buzzer-winning vocal sensation Angel City Chorale, led by Sue Fink, Artistic Director, announced today their Summer virtual music extravaganza, Play it Forward, premiering globally on June 5, 2021 at 6:00pm PDT. Celebrating it's 28th year, the joyful concert will feature songs that include themes of unity, civil rights, homelessness and the environment, along with vignettes showcasing the group's outreach activities and commitment to the community.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 6, 2021
An old Bucks County country home sprung up over the rainbow on Possum Point Players outdoor stage, just in time for the bickering and sniping siblings, Vanya and Sonia and Masha to move in and bring along Spike.
by Bobby Patrick - May 5, 2021
All jokes aside, Jim David is a funny B!+CH, and landing him on board ship for 9 days with no way for anyone to leave during a global pandemic was just grist for his comedy mill. We laughed our big gay heads off, and it made these dark days seem brighter for all the funny.
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2021
On Friday, May 21, the Jihye Lee Quintet will perform live from the stage at Flushing Town Hall for an all-virtual audience. 
by TV Scoop - May 4, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a New Episode of BLACKISH and if it's a new episode, airing on ABC on Tuesday, May 18, 2021!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2021
The Springer Opera House held a virtual season announcement on Monday, May 3, to unveil the upcoming shows for the 2021-22 season. The Springer has commissioned rising American playwright, Natalia Temesgen, to write two shows that illuminate the lives of black American heroes in the upcoming season.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 4, 2021
The NEC Jazz Orchestra celebrates the music of Jazz Studies Chair Ken Schaphorst in their final concert of the season.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 4, 2021
42nd Street Moon will announce that Doris Bumpus will be starring as the legendary Billie Holiday in the Company's virtual production of LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL, written by Lanie Robertson.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 3, 2021
Bluegrass Pride, a Bay Area-based non-profit whose mission is to uplift LGBTQ+ musicians and creators in roots music, is proud to announce the second year of their immensely popular virtual festival and fundraising event, Porch Pride, which will take place all month long during June 2021.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 3, 2021
Playwrights Foundation, the West Coast's premier launchpad for plays and playwrights, has announced the semi finalists and finalists for the 44th annual Bay Area Playwrights Festival (BAPF) scheduled to stream online July 16-25, 2021.
by Ainhoa Hornero - May 24, 2021
La soprano y César Belda serán los encargados de dar voz a estas dos grandes voces del jazz estadounidense.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 24, 2021
The Price of Salt follows An Anthropologist on Mars (released in March) which New Noise Magazine called “the best batch of songs Justin Courtney Pierre has ever released.”
by Clarissa Moon - May 24, 2021
Tyrick Wiltez Jones has appeared in FINIAN’S RAINBOW and HAIRSPRAY on Broadway in addition to multiple national tours, including BAT OUT OF HELL, FOSSE and MISS SAIGON. I sat down with Jones to discuss performing on Broadway, touring the world and Fosse’s influence on his career.
by Andrea Stephenson - May 23, 2021
After a year of virtual productions, Open Stage will once again invite live audiences into the theatre. The first production is Over the Rainbow: The Songs of Judy Garland. Beginning May 28, this cabaret features Rachel Landon, Stacey Werner, and Carly Lafferty under the music direction of Nicholas Werner.
by Nicole Rosky - May 22, 2021
Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, May 22-23, 2021.
by Stephi Wild - May 22, 2021
Join in somewhere over the rainbow for the classic musical The Wizard of Oz. When a tornado rips through Kansas, Dorothy and her dog, Toto, are whisked away in their house to the magical land of Oz.
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2021
Little LTF is a new strand to the hugely successful Liverpool Theatre Festival, which was staged for the very first time last September in response to an ongoing need for live entertainment during Covid-19. 
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2021
The lineup will feature five fully staged family musicals on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. beginning July 6 until August 3.
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2021
Journey over the rainbow to the beautiful woodland's of Rufford Abbey. Immerse yourself in the family favourite 'The Wizard of Oz' as you explore outdoor theatre, dance, music and comedy combined with some modern 'twisters' along the way.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 21, 2021
In October, 2019, Open Stage reopened the facility at 25 North Court Street after a half-million dollar renovation, featuring a brand new black box Studio Theater, a modern lobby and bar ( dubbed The Court Street Cabaret), and made a slew of other updates, kicking off a year of performances that looked to be one of the small professional house's strongest seasons ever.
by Team BWW - May 20, 2021
Chuck Cooper and Lilli Cooper are stopping by the Seth Rudetsky Concert Series this weekend! We're looking back at past performances and interviews before their show on Sunday!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2021
Woodie King's New Federal Theatre has set plays by Mustapha Matura, S. Shephard-Massat and Larry Muhammad for the June, 2021 edition of its Annual Ntozake Shange Readings Series, which will be held three Tuesdays in June--June 8, 15 and 22-- all in live streamed readings on Zoom.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2021
Art House Productions has announced 'Virtual Access JC Fridays,' on Friday, June 4 at 6:00pm EST - 9:00pm EST, online via Zoom. Jersey City's premiere quarterly arts festival will showcase a variety of happenings including visual art exhibitions, music and dance performances, art demonstrations, and studio tours from 20 participating artists and organizations.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2021
Carnegie Hall today announced that families, musicians, and partners from around the world will gather online Friday, June 11 at 5:00 p.m., for the Lullaby Project’s annual Celebration Concert to showcase original songs created as part of the project.
by Nicole Rosky - May 19, 2021
What's coming up? On Wednesday, May 26 (6pm ET), join rockstar KT Tunstall and comedian/satirist Randy Rainbow for an interactive happy hour conversation about the process of songwriting for their respective media, their sources of inspiration and creativity, and the many ways musical artists are responding to the current moment.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 19, 2021
The new chapter of the groundbreaking HBO series “Sex and the City” follows “Carrie” (Sarah Jessica Parker), “Miranda” (Cynthia Nixon) and “Charlotte” (Kristin Davis) as they navigate the journey from the complicated reality of life and friendship in their 30s to the even more complicated reality of life and friendship in their 50s.
by Bobby Patrick - May 19, 2021
Together, Gloria Swansong and Maxie Factor make up nearly 20 years of makeup, wigs, gowns, and pumps pummeling the stages and lip-synching their way across the floors of NYC’s uptown, downtown, and midtown night spots.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2021
 Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today a theater-lovers dream week of shows, as they will reunite the casts of “Godspell,” “Annie,” and “Pageant,” and host a very special Elphabas vs. Glindas “Wicked” game night!  All will benefit the Actors Fund, and several nights will include matching donations from generous supporters of the arts. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 18, 2021
The 23rd annual Broadway Barks and 2nd Broadway Barks Across America is set to stream on Sunday, May 23rdat7:00 pm EDT on Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' Facebook and YouTube pages.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2021
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced new artistic commissions, creative community, and civic collaborations, and more this coming June at Restart Stages—the new outdoor performing arts center constructed on the Lincoln Center campus.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2021
The Brighton Fringe line-up is presenting almost 80 international collaborations from over 25 countries! Brighton Fringe has worked to ensure that the most weird, wild and wonderful shows from around the world still have a home at England’s largest arts festival.
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2021
Traveling Lantern Theater Company has announced virtual performances.
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2021
Laura and Linda Benanti's concert, as part of Seth Rudetsky's Seth Concert Series, premiered yesterday at 3pm and re-aired at 8pm.
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2021
The acclaimed Judy & Liza will bring the real-life story of mother and daughter stars Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli to audiences at the famous Brighton Fringe this summer.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 14, 2021
Released last August to worldwide critical applause, …but i’d rather be with you collects 10 striking cover songs recorded during quarantine and produced with the help of Tony Berg.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 14, 2021
Leicester’s Curve theatre has today announced the full cast and production team for its Made at Curve production of The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber, a celebratory reopening concert featuring the songs that made the musicals and memories from the extraordinary life and career of Andrew Lloyd Webber.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 14, 2021
Like-minded souls soon caught their music on the wind: Eric at Flightless Records, the label set up to release King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard’s hefty catalog of records, welcomed the band into the family, releasing Babe Rainbow’s early string of singles.
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2021
The “champagne” is on ice, the Umqombothi is being brewed and the boeber is being cooked, as Artscape gears up to celebrate the golden jubilee of the building on Wednesday, 19 May.  
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2021
SmittyFMB's isn't holding anything back with release of his latest visual 'The Come Up'. The 'Lil Shawty' artist takes the opportunity to 'take shots' at some of the biggest and most controversial names in Hip-Hop like Lil Nas X, 6ix9ine and Doja Cat.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2021
ACT Louisville Productions will hold auditions for its inaugural production at Iroquois Amphitheater this month. ALP's mission is to provide access and opportunity to the arts in all areas of the community.
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2021
Today's top stories: reopening dates have been announced for Come From Away, Company, Mrs. Doubtfire, and more!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 11, 2021
The tour, which kicks off on September 21 with two dates at Evanston, IL’s SPACE and wraps December 11 at Bellingham, WA’s Wild Buffalo, includes shows in Nashville, Brooklyn, Big Sur, and two nights at Portland’s Mississippi Studios.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2021
Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein today announced the appointment of playwright Chisa Hutchinson and actor Jason Tam to Keen’s Board of Directors. Also announced today was the appointment of actor Kate Baldwin to Keen’s Advisory Council.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 11, 2021
Orlando Fringe, producers of the nation's longest-running, independent Fringe theatre festival, recently announced details for this year's Kids Fringe.
by Stage Tube - May 10, 2021
Randy Rainbow is channeling his inner Judy Garland in his latest song parody, which takes aim at Missouri senator Josh Hawley. He sings: 'Clang, Clang, Clang Went Josh Hawley! Yap, yap, yap went Ted Cruz. Crap, crap, crap went McCarthy, 'cause his party continued to lose.'
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2021
On Friday, May 21, the Jihye Lee Quintet will perform live from the stage at Flushing Town Hall for an all-virtual audience.