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Ballroom - 1978 - Broadway

Ballroom is a musical with a book by Jerome Kass and music by Billy Goldenberg and lyrics by Alan and Marilyn Bergman.

Based on Kass's teleplay for the 1975 Emmy Award-winning television drama Queen of the Stardust Ballroom, the plot focuses on lonely widow Bea Asher, who becomes romantically involved with Alfred Rossi, a mail carrier she meets at the local dance hall. Her dream of a happily-ever-after relationship is shattered when she discovers Alfred hasn't been as honest about his personal life as she thought.


Majestic Theatre (Broadway)

(New York, NY)
245 West 44th St.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 9, 2021
Recorded on and off the road, all around the world, the album is very much the brainchild of KALEO frontman, singer, and songwriter JJ Julius Son. Co-producing the majority of it alongside GRAMMY winner Dave Cobb, Julius Son was able to execute his singular vision, leaning into his affinity for blues, folk, and rock. 
by TV News Desk - Jun 9, 2021
Renowned for his infamous viral Sundance Film Festival short Dock Ellis & The LSD No-No, the band then recruited director James Blagden to helm the visual, animating two perspectives of a day where absolutely nothing can go right in his signature style.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 9, 2021
Wildly popular dancing champions MAKS & VAL, acclaimed brothers who shot to fame during 17 seasons of “Dancing With The Stars”, debut their innovative new touring show, “Stripped Down”, at Meymandi Concert Hall on Saturday, July 31.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 9, 2021
An exceptional contemporary drama concludes the reimagined 2020/2021 season as Syracuse Stage presents Athol Fugard's award-winning “'Master Harold' . . . and the Boys,” available as video on demand June 16 – July 4.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2021
Fresh from his success in the Strictly ballroom, Bill promises to unleash some much needed music and laughter, as he brings his live show, for a very limited run, to one of London's most iconic venues.     
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 8, 2021
On this tour, the band will draw from their entire catalogue for their set list, and, as is the norm with Pixies, there will be no firm, nightly set list - the band will play a different set at each show, with every song determined just before its first note is played.
by TV News Desk - Jun 8, 2021
Looking for something comforting in a year that had everyone out of sorts, Doyle went back to his roots to rediscover his love of folk music, especially the traditional songs from his native Newfoundland.
by TV News Desk - Jun 8, 2021
The 50+ date run will circle the US starting in Santa Fe, NM on August 18th. Scheduled stops will include Los Angeles, Berkeley, Seattle, St. Paul, Chicago, Indianapolis, Detroit, Philadelphia, New York City, Louisville, Atlanta, Nashville, New Orleans and Austin.
by TV News Desk - Jun 8, 2021
VIP pre-sale is available starting tomorrow, June 9 at 10 am local time, with general on-sale beginning this Friday, June 11 at 10 am local time.
by TV News Desk - Jun 8, 2021
Later this month, he’ll make his live return alongside friend and frequent collaborator Flying Lotus at the Hollywood Bowl on 6/12, a performance dedicated to essential and front-line workers.
by TV News Desk - Jun 8, 2021
The upcoming dates mark Saint Motel’s first live shows since their sold-out U.S. tour wrapped in March of 2020. Pre-sale tickets for all dates will be available beginning tomorrow, and general on sale begins this Friday, June 11 at 10:00am local time.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 8, 2021
Produced by Live Nation, the North American tour – which will run throughout September (kicking off on September 8th in Reading, PA) and November (concluding on November 5th in Hamilton, Ontario), will feature a variety of special effects, which will undoubtedly enhance the might of Priest’s metal.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 8, 2021
Trailblazing a historical path for the new Gulfshore Playhouse at the Baker Theatre and Education Center, numerous philanthropic, business and community leaders stepped up support for the professional theatre, not just meeting the Patty and Jay Baker $10 million match challenge, but exceeding it by over $400,000. Gulfshore Playhouse has now raised $54.3 million for its new cultural campus.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 8, 2021
After a year of darkness on the stage, the curtain is once again rising on the performing arts in NYC. Dance Against Cancer, an annual performance presented by Erin Fogarty and Daniel Ulbricht to bring the global dance community together to fight cancer, announces Dance Against Cancer Outside on June 21, 2021, at 7:30 p.m. at Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 8, 2021
Following a unanimous decision at its June 8 meeting, the Denver Center for the Performing Arts' Board of Trustees has named Hassan Salem Chair-elect of the Board.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2021
The spectacular line up locked in for the July soiree features four fantastic readers who will reflect on 'the words I wish I'd said', including television host Myf Warhurst, journalist and podcaster Osman Faruqi, Walkley-award winning radio host Virginia Trioli as well as editor and arts worker Lujayn Hourani. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 7, 2021
Formed by Mike Wiebe and Rob Marchant of the Riverboat Gamblers and Zach Blair of Rise Against, Drakulas support the first leg of the tour. LA based psychedelic rockers Frankie and the Witch Fingers support West Coast dates, while 90’s cowpunks Nashville Pussy support the tour’s last leg.
by TV News Desk - Jun 7, 2021
The album debuted #1 on the Digital Album Chart, #6 on the Current Rock Album chart, and #80 on the Billboard 200. The singles “Meteor,” “Dead Butterflies,” “Black Lungs,” and colossal single “Animals” have amassed 58M+ streams and 18M+ YouTube views. Additionally, “Animals” charted Top 5 at rock radio.
by TV News Desk - Jun 7, 2021
'The last time Anti-Flag embarked on a North American tour, it lasted two days before COVID-19 brought it to an end,' the band recalls. 'After more than a year of challenges, hardships, and misfortune for many the world over, we are pleased to announce that we are hitting the road again.'
by TV News Desk - Jun 7, 2021
This Friday, MisterWives will also release SUPERBLOOM At The Live Dream, a live album from the band’s December livestream concert, “The Live Dream.” The group will also share the entire accompanying visual performance publicly for the first time.
by TV News Desk - Jun 7, 2021
More than a year in the making, the anniversary event kicks off on August 28th and includes stops in Orlando, Baltimore, New York City, Nashville, Austin, Los Angeles, and more.
by TV News Desk - Jun 7, 2021
The tour includes four nights at NYC’s Brooklyn Steel in September - 3 already sold-out and the fourth going fast - Los Angeles’ Performance Venue at Hollywood Park, and multiple shows in Chicago, Seattle, Portland, and Denver. 
by Alan Henry - Jun 7, 2021
Go into the Works & Process bubble residency with Omari Wiles and Les Ballet Afrik at Catskill Mountain Foundation and learn about the creative process of 'Take Me Back' from 'New York Is Burning.'
by TV News Desk - Jun 7, 2021
Over the weekend Japanese Breakfast appeared on CBS This Morning, where the band played 'Be Sweet,' 'Kokomo, IN,' and 'Tactics,' three songs from their critically acclaimed new album, Jubilee, out now via Dead Oceans.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 7, 2021
Founding member Mo Moore says, “After doing 31 dates at the beginning of 2020 and getting into tour shape, we were stopped in our tracks by COVID.”
by Joseph Harrison - Jun 6, 2021
What happens when you take a 16th-century prose romance and turn it into a musical with a score by the most successful all-female rock band in history, The Go Go’s? You get HEAD OVER HEELS, a musical that took Broadway by storm in 2018 and that will have its Central Florida premiere June 10 – 13th by Encore! Performing Arts at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center in Orlando. Directing this production is Encore’s Creative Director, Michael Rodgers, and Choreographing the production is Adonus Mabry. I had the pleasure of sitting down with both Michael and Adonus to talk about the show, what it’s like creating a musical during a pandemic, and what audiences can expect from this exciting and new theatrical experience.
by Zoe Burke - Jun 5, 2021
At long last, the community of Rio Rancho has its own theatre company, with plans for a production of Thornton Wilder's American classic Our Town this fall. I had a brief chat with Mel Sussman, founder of the Rio Rancho Players Community Theatre, about his experience with the arts, his journey from Philadelphia to Rio Rancho, and why Our Town is such an impactful play in particular at this time in American history.
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jun 4, 2021
Cumberland County Playhouse has recently announced the remainder of its 2021 Season, featuring the currently running revival of Duck Hunter Shoots Angel and the upcoming opening of Driving Miss Daisy.
by Alan Henry - Jun 4, 2021
For the finale of New York City Ballet's 2021 digital season, the Company streams a complete performance of George Balanchine's Vienna Waltzes.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 4, 2021
News of the tour also follows the announcement of the global streaming live event Intruder: The Worldwide Concert Premiere, which will be hosted by the leading on-demand live performance platform Stabal on June 17th.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 3, 2021
Leading the collection is 'It Could Be Real,' a song written from the perspective of a disenchanted single person—a person who has experienced the highs and lows of multiple failed relationships.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 3, 2021
Then, this winter, Shaw will hit the road again starting December 4th in Atlanta, GA with performances in Tennessee, Illinois, Ohio, Massachusetts, and Pennsylvania. He’ll also be stopping at Bowery Ballroom in New York City on December 17th and then will close out the run in Washington, DC on December 18th.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 3, 2021
Screen Violence was recorded almost entirely remotely between Los Angeles and Glasgow, members Lauren Mayberry, Martin Doherty and Iain Cook self-produced and mixed the album via video calls and audio sharing programs to create something that is unique and special, but inherently CHVRCHES.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 2, 2021
Tanya, whose recent relaunch saw her rekindle her passionate fan base while winning two GRAMMY® Awards for her Brandi Carlile and Shooter Jennings produced While I’m Livin’  album, and release Tanya Tucker - Live From The Troubadour in 2020, is eager to reconnect with her fans after a year off the road.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 2, 2021
Tickets for the livestream are on sale now, along with exclusive merch bundles featuring a limited edition t-shirt, cassette recording of the performance, a special Q&A with Des Rocs and more.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 2, 2021
The song is the third release from the upcoming album following songs “Eating At You” an instantly charming, bluesy sing-a-long with plaintive harmonies and lush pedal steel and the album’s first single - the rocking “Francesca.”
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 2, 2021
Northern Kentucky University's School of the Arts will be streaming Dance '21, a dance concert highlighting new works by guest artists, faculty, and students. Eleven dynamic dances will add up to an evening of concert pieces that highlight various genres of dance. The production will be available to watch for free at the Dance ’21 website.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 2, 2021
Experience movies outdoors at dusk, Friday and Saturdays, July 31-Aug 28, at Mural Amphitheatre at Seattle Center.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 11, 2021
The 2021-2022 Peace Broadway Season at the Peace Center, sponsored by Gibbs Cancer Center, will feature Tony Award-winners, fan favorites, theatrical takes on beloved films and reimagined revivals, representing the best in touring Broadway.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 11, 2021
Players Circle Performing Arts Center at the Shell Factory has announced its partnership with the Jewish Federation of Lee and Charlotte Counties and YI❤️Jewish (a Division of Yiddishkayt Initiative) to begin a series of Jewish themed programming at PLAYERS CIRCLE.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 10, 2021
In the two years following their high school graduation, The Backseat Lovers have self-released an EP, Elevator Days and a full-length debut, When We Were Friends which has accumulated over 55 million streams, led by the organic success of their single 'Kilby Girl.' 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2021
Coming to Muriel Kauffman Theatre at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Sunday, August 15, 2021 at 7 p.m., Maks & Val: Stripped Down Tour is making its way to Kansas City, Missouri!
by Mert Dilek - Jun 10, 2021
The National Theatre kicks off its post-lockdown season with a brainteaser: what is the most meaningful or precious moment of your life? The question is central to After Life, Jack Thorne’s stage adaptation of Hirokazu Kore-eda’s acclaimed 1998 film, co-produced by Headlong, which unfolds in a purgatorial facility over the course of a single week.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 1, 2021
Special guests throughout the tour will include Royston Langston, lead singer and songwriter of Spacehog (October 16-November 20).
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 1, 2021
All Time Low currently hold two spots in the Top 10 at Alternative Radio, as their latest single “Once In A Lifetime” ascends, and their smash hit “Monsters” (feat. blackbear) holds strong.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 1, 2021
The dates mark his first live shows since the release of his critically acclaimed Set My Heart on Fire Immediately.  The album was released last year, appearing on 2020 end of year lists by TIME Magazine, New York Times, Variety, Entertainment Weekly, Pitchfork, Billboard, The New Yorker, Vogue, NPR, Stereogum and many others.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2021
Leading the slate on June 1st is Tony Award winner John Cameron Mitchell's vibrant rock odyssey film Hedwig and The Angry Inch and On the Town, starring Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra and Jules Munshin as three fun-loving sailors who have 24 hours of shore leave in New York City and want to make every second count.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 1, 2021
Throughout the summer Larkin Poe will make stops at venues and iconic festivals like Bonnaroo, BeachLife, Treefort, Roots N Blues, and Shaky Knees.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 1, 2021
Dermot has seen undeniable global success with the 2019 release of his debut album Without Fear; the album reached No. 1 on the UK chart, garnered 1 million album sales and is now certified 7 times Platinum.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 1, 2021
As our region and the world transition from a time of isolation to a return to public gathering, Seattle Center is just beginning to dip our toes into the notion of in-person events. As Seattle Center heads into the summer season, many activities on the grounds will resume. Here are things to do on campus and online this Summer at the Center.