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Playhouse Theatre

(New York, NY)
137 W. 48th St.
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by Robert Encila-Celdran - Sep 9, 2021
FRANKENSTEIN is the latest to emerge from Gaslight's well-preserved crypt of spoofs and running gags, a brief but optimal antidote to the real horrors of the outside world. That's not an exaggeration; from a formulaic sense, reviewing Peter Van Slyke's mastery of the genre is simply gilding the lily. If you didn't find his work suitable before, you might thank him now for a much-needed boost of good cheer.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 8, 2020
Night Shop, the solo project of Justin Sullivan (Flat Worms, Kevin Morby, The Babies), premieres new single “In The Twilight Sun” today.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 5, 2020
Dance Town Family from Miami, FL has been selected as the first Wild Card of the season and will be performing in the America's Got Talent semi-finals on Tuesday, Sept. 8 (8:00 PM ET/PT on NBC).
by Adrienne Proctor - Sep 10, 2020
Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma returns after a pandemic-related hiatus to offer up two gorgeous productions full of music and fun! The Moonlight Cabaret features many of the most venerated and loved OKC professional theatre perfromers and directors, and the Kids Clubhouse Cabaret will fill the daytime performances with lights and music, bringing the Myriad Gardens Water Stage to life.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 1, 2020
theLINE has announced a new EP entitled 'Sour To Punker' today and unveiled the first single.
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 28, 2020
Singer, songwriter, actor, baker, cake show host... the list of Jen Houston's accomplishments is incredible. Now her parody of a Billy Joel song has gone viral and Newsweek has picked up the story. What can possibly happen next for this show business renaissance woman?
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2020
On 10/30 - 11/1, Woodie King Jr's New Federal Theatre's Octoberfest virtual revival play reading series will present 'Stories About the Old Days,' the acclaimed 1986 drama about hidden secrets, featuring co-stars Pauletta Washington and Michael Potts, associate producer Linda Herring and its original director LaTanya Richardson Jackson at the helm.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2020
2020 has given us all time and cause to look more closely at our natural surroundings. Three artists who do just that are Mark Hearld and mother and son artists, Frances Macdonald and Ross Ryan.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 21, 2020
2020 marks 50 years since Paul McCartney released his self-titled first solo album.
by Hannah Wing - Oct 21, 2020
Synetic's JOY! is an exploratory theater experience, which blends intimate storytelling with audience interaction.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 20, 2020
A Joyful Sound is a future soul classic with all the elements of a classic R&B record, but simply with a joyful holiday lean.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 15, 2020
Samaritan Daytop Foundation hosted its first Virtual Gala on October 14, 2020 to support Samaritan Daytop Village.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 1, 2020
theLINE recently announced a new EP entitled 'Sour To Punker' and they are back today with a new single...
by Fiona Scott - Nov 30, 2020
In March, theatres across the UK closed, and hundreds of pantomimes were cancelled due to the pandemic. Blue Peter legend Peter Duncan - a critically acclaimed panto dame, writer, producer and director – decided to film Jack and the Beanstalk in his back garden as an online alternative to be downloaded by families to watch together at home over Christmas.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 27, 2020
CREOLE LOVE PT.2 was written by Josh X and produced by BMC Beats and Jean Max Valcourt and the visuals were directed by Wildrey.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 27, 2020
Musician-Singer-Songwriter and Producer JOSH X has released the new single Creole Love Pt. 2 Featuring Caribbean sensation MICKAEL GUIRAND and SASKYA. CREOLE LOVE PT.2 was written by Josh X and produced by BMC Beats and Jean Max Valcourt and the visuals were directed by Wildrey.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 13, 2020
Most Independent Filmmakers have lamented about how hard it is to get a movie made during the year of COVID. Many have thought it impossible. Daniel Roebuck, however, was not one of them.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2020
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will further a cherished legacy of uplifting and uniting audiences across the globe with a free virtual engagement celebrating six decades of Revelations. Extending from December 2 - 31, 2020, the season will feature a variety of special programs each available online for a one-week period and open to all.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 18, 2020
March 12th, 2020 began like any other day for Tyrone's Legacy Theatre. Rehearsals were nearing the finish line for their production of High School Musical 2, which would ultimately see over 160 kids from all across South Atlanta on stage for twelve productions. Rehearsals had yet to begin, but casts were in place for two of their mainstage productions: Almost Heaven, which was sure to be an audience favorite and financial success; and Junie B. Jones the Musical, their spring production geared towards field trips and area youth.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 19, 2021
In a crime-ridden inner city suburb, a seasoned police Sergeant and a raw recruit are drawn into the lives of two women dealing with domestic violence and abuse.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 18, 2020
Today we're wishing a very Happy Birthday to three-time Tony Award-winner, John Kander, composer of Broadway's longest running American musical, Chicago!
by Marianka Swain - Mar 12, 2020
It's a mark of a great show that it seems to speak directly to the present moment, even if that moment is years after its original creation. Come From Away passes that test with flying colours; in its depiction of an international community dealing with a crisis – including, raising a wry audience laugh, stockpiling loo paper – this 9/11 musical has plenty of resonance with our coronavirus times. Except that the world would be a much better place if we all behaved a bit more like the people of Gander.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 8, 2021
Original Lynyrd Skynyrd member Gary Rossington, lead singer Johnny Van Zant and lead guitarist Rickey Medlocke delivered a personal message to their fans about the band’s touring plans.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 29, 2021
bergenPAC has released another set of new shows on sale for the autumn and winter lineup, as it prepares to welcome audiences back after more than a year and a half.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 17, 2020
The Festival International de Jazz de Montréal presented by TD Bank Group in collaboration with Rio Tinto is pleased to announce some very good and welcome news: This summer, there will be live music!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2021
Presented in outdoors and indoors locations in the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood, Time of Change is a new, site-specific dance theater work featuring pop-up moments of original music, monologues, and movement.
by TV News Desk - Jun 15, 2021
Led by the race and culture executive producers Porsha Grant, Nzinga Blake and Mariel Myers, the team wanted to ensure that community members familiar with the tradition would be the ones telling the celebratory stories that honor Juneteenth.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 11, 2020
Food Network celebrates fathers everywhere with a lineup of dad-centric and grilltastic content all week long.  From new episodes centered around dad to grilling and barbeque-themed shows highlighting one of dad's favorite pastimes, Food Network is the ultimate destination for dads everywhere for much deserved entertainment and celebration.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 11, 2020
Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces the casting for the first virtual presentation of its 2020 TRU Voices New Plays Reading Series, presented with generous support from The Storyline Project.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 1, 2021
Being an artist is part of Di Pace's heritage. Marta Maineri, well known in the art world as a 'painter of hands,' is Di Pace's mother. Her paintings can be seen in churches all over Europe, including the Vatican in Rome.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 16, 2021
Family Tree is a fresh collection of spirited songs that celebrate coming together, family history, Black joy and accomplishments. Don't miss the virtual album release party on Saturday July 17 at 8pm ET/7pm CT.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 9, 2020
With her two self-penned plays, Rosalind Blessed returns to the stage with a family affair as she performs alongside her mother, Hildegard Neil, with her father, Brian Blessed, as executive producer. Shedding light on what we often keep hidden from the world, The Delights of Dogs and the Problems of People and Lullabies for the Lost will be performed in rep throughout January at the Old Red Lion Theatre.
by Abigail Charpentier - Jan 28, 2020
The 1990 romantic comedy Pretty Woman is notable for its stars, Julia Roberts and Richard Gere, and of course, the theme song that inspired it, Roy Orbison's Number One hit “Oh, Pretty Woman.” Yet there's another song closely associated with the film – the adult contemporary smash “Fallen” by Lauren Wood.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 25, 2021
Amazon Studios has picked up rising comic Steve Trevino’s fourth comedy special, My Life In Quarantine.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2020
P3 Theatre Company brings in the New Year with the Western Regional Premiere of Day After Day (The Life and Music of Doris Day) by Tony Santamauro, running January 24-February 22, 2020 at the historic Ernest Borgnine Theatre in Long Beach. (855 Elm Street, Long Beach - inside the Scottish Rite Cathedral)
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 18, 2021
Award-winning R&B/Soul singer-songwriter Laura Cheadle has released “Everybody Say,” her first single of the new year for pre-save on digital and download streaming sites https://soulspazm.ffm.to/everybodysay. The single will be released on February 19, 2021.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 16, 2020
If It Only Even Runs A Minute Celebrates The Underappreciated Musicals of Hal Prince is the 18th edition of the Bistro Award-winning series of rare songs, behind-the-scenes tales, and inspiring photos from underappreciated Broadway and off-Broadway musicals-and its first with a theme!
by Jordan Higginbotham - Jan 11, 2020
The 2020 season is in full swing at the Alhambra Theatre and Dining in Jacksonville. Love Letters officially opened January 10. The play follows the story of two childhood friends who write each other letters for well over 40 years. The audience experiences children grow up from silly a?oeDo you like me? Yes or no?a?? to heartfelt a?oeI never realized how much I've always loved you until right now.a??
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 4, 2020
City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, has announced Grammy-nominated musician Tab Benoit, gospel singer and pianist Oleta Adams, The Beach Boys founder Al Jardine and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Friday, January 31 at noon. Tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 23, 2021
On the new album, Robert plays his new custom-built electric guitar - a fully equipped system containing a Sustainer pickup which gives a life for the long-sustained notes.
by Stephen Mosher - Feb 20, 2020
Respected jazz pianist Matt Baker joined his great friends at Birdland together for a benefit for his home country, Australia, and the people came out to support
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 30, 2019
The acclaimed drag queen, 2 time MAC Award winner singer and BroadwayWorld.com nominee, Doris Dear, packed houses uptown at The Triad Theater on December 19, 20 and 21st for the fourth year in a row with her a?oeDoris Dear Christmas Speciala??! The show has quickly become a holiday tradition in NYC and this year, the level of guests that dropped into the a?oeRumpus Rooma?? was a?oesimply amazing!a??, as was exclaimed by audience members. Each year Doris Dear fills her a?oeRumpus Rooma?? with friends and shares stories, traditions and songs of the season. From new takes on holiday classic songs to exciting original compositions, this show brought smiles, laughter and cheers!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 22, 2020
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's monumental first-ever Ailey Forward virtual season, celebrating 60 years of the seminal work, Revelations, culminates with a Revelations Through the Decades program from December 23 to 31. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2019
Producer Mark Cortale's 2019-20 Broadway @ NOCCA series is set to take a superstar leap into the New Year with Liz Callaway, Tony nominee for Baby and star of Cats and Miss Saigon on Broadway as well as the singing voice of Princess Jasmine in Disney's animated Aladdin series of films, on Saturday, January 11 at 8:00 PM. She makes her NOLA series debut joined by music director and host Seth Rudetsky and special guest, New Orlean's own Bryan Batt.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 18, 2020
Penguin Rep Theatre today announced that the Stony Point-based professional theatre will present a special online benefit reading of Lucas Hnath's A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 starring Ann Dowd, Emmy Award-winning actress, and directed by founding artistic director Joe Brancato.
by Fiona Scott - Dec 17, 2020
The theatre industry going dark as a result of the pandemic was heart-breaking for theatre-lovers across the world. But when your family runs an independent Fringe venue in central London, it cuts deeper still.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 16, 2020
Negro Baseball League players from Nashville are remembered in a new book by former Tennessee State University Associate Professor Dr. Harriet Kimbro-Hamilton, the daughter of Black baseball legend Henry Kimbro.
by Erica Miner - Aug 14, 2020
the exquisite voice, dramatic stage presence and winning personality of this Grammy-nominated artist have garnered kudos throughout the opera world
by Student Blogger: Emily Brooks - Apr 26, 2021
When I moved to Seattle in middle school, I never would have guessed that one of the city’s leading professional theatres would become an artistic home. In today’s blog post, I’ll be highlighting The 5th Avenue Theatre, a regional theatre that not only produces inspiring productions but has shaped the artistic journeys of myself and many other young people.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 22, 2021
The TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival, Vancouver's signature Festival, celebrates its 35th edition this summer from Friday, June 25 to Sunday, July 4.