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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.

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Majestic Theatre (Broadway)

(New York, NY)
245 West 44th St.
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by Michael Major - Sep 8, 2021
Tyra Banks returns as host with additional contestants Melanie C, Brian Austin Green, Kenya Moore, JoJo Siwa, and more! The pairs will be judged by a panel of renowned ballroom experts, including Derek Hough, Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba, and Bruno Tonioli.
by Marianka Swain - Sep 6, 2021
Raymond Gubbay Limited is pleased to announce that the The Russian State Ballet of Siberia will once again tour the UK in 2021 and 2022, accompanied by the Russian State Ballet Orchestra, presenting its iconic and classical repertoire of THE NUTCRACKER, SWAN LAKE, SNOW MAIDEN, CINDERELLA and ROMEO AND JULIET, brought to life with magical special effects.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 3, 2021
THE REUNION features some of the most celebrated alumni of Burn the Floor including Strictly Come Dancing’s Aljaž Škorjanec, Kevin Clifton, Janette Manrara, Karen Hauer, Dianne Buswell, Joanne Clifton, Luba Mushtuk, Kai Widdrington and Robin Windsor, plus more names to be announced.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2021
Joining national treasure Amanda Barrie (Coronation Street, Carry On Cleo, Bad Girls) and returning for her third year running, Barnstaple's favourite Nicki French, is Eastenders star Jonny Labey as Prince Charming and Barnstaple's very own Cinderella, Kaia China-Sawyer.
by Michael Major - Sep 3, 2021
“Lover Boy” arrives ahead of the band’s upcoming U.S. headline tour with special guests Oso Oso and Sydney Sprague. The fall dates kick off September 14th in New Haven, CT at College Street Music Hall.
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Sep 28, 2021
Since its release in 1985 Back to the Future has been an iconic film. It made a star out of Michael J Fox and catapulted Huey Lewis’ “The Power of Love” into a worldwide hit. Despite repeated pressure and two sequels, creators Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale always refused to make a reboot of the original film, but the thought of a musical as a new medium to tell the story has proved irresistible.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2021
The York Theatre Company has announced the roster of performers for a concert celebration at the 29th Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala, which will honor musical theater legends Richard Maltby, Jr. & David Shire, and Elisa Loti Stein.
by TV Scoop - Sep 27, 2021
Get all the scoop on THE BIG LEAP, airing on FOX on Monday, October 4, 2021!
by Michael Major - Sep 23, 2021
GRAMMY-nominated rock band The Record Company are debuting a new song off their highly anticipated forthcoming album, 'Play Loud'. 'Gotta Be Movin'' is out now.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2021
Aria Entertainment and Metta Theatre have announced that Noel Sullivan will star as 'Grey' in the premiere of brand-new life affirming musical THE RHYTHMICS this winter, playing at the Southwark Playhouse from 2 December to 8 January, with a press night on Tuesday 7 December. Recent graduate Zweyla Mitchell Dos Santos will make her professional debut alongside Noel, playing 'Silva'.
by Stage Tube - Sep 21, 2021
Amanda Kloots made her Dancing With The Stars debut dancing the tango to “Dance Again” by Jennifer Lopez ft. Pitbull on the show's season 30 premiere. Kloots' partner is Alan Bersten.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021
Broadway Records announced today the release of THE RAINBOW LULLABY, the world’s first LGBTQ lullaby album. Conceived by Ryan Bauer-Walsh, the recording includes songs by fifteen LGBTQIA+ writers including Bauer-Walsh, Marc Shaiman (Hairspray) and Debra Barsha (Radiant Baby), with performances by over thirty LGBTQIA+ artists.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 21, 2021
Two performances will be presented on October 9th at 3:00 PM and 7:30 PM at The Cuban Club, 2010 N. Avenida Republica de Cuba at 14th Street, Tampa. 
by TV Scoop - Sep 20, 2021
Get all the scoop on THE BIG LEAP, airing on FOX on Monday, September 27, 2021!
by TV Scoop - Sep 20, 2021
Get all the scoop on THE BIG LEAP, airing on FOX on Thursday, September 30, 2021!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2021
This December, Palm Springs is being reclaimed for another generation of adventure seekers, with the debut of Desert Air, creating a new legacy for electronic music in the Mojave. For more info, head to desertairfest.com.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 2, 2021
American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University announced today the creative team and company of artists for the live premiere of Ayodele Casel: Chasing Magic. Tickets are on sale for The New York Times Critic's Pick featuring Casel and an ensemble of dancers and musicians and directed by Torya Beard.  
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2021
The Marblehead School of Ballet (MSB) celebrates its milestone 50th anniversary with a new season of special workshops and classes designed to meet the interests of children, teenagers, and adults of all levels. 
by Mark C. Lloyd - Sep 18, 2021
Lara D. Herberger
by Audrey Morabito - Sep 17, 2021
Last night I sat in a theatre for the first time in 557 days. I’m positive I wasn’t the only one holding a track record of that caliber, because the excitement in the Hobby Center was tangible. Theatre is back indeed. And what better way to welcome you than the visually stunning, lovely tale of Professor Higgins and his pupil Eliza Doolittle. MY FAIR LADY (1956) is as classic as it gets, the prime example of Broadway at its best and finest.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 17, 2021
On September 26th, The Skivvies (Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley) will host Hold Me Closer, Tony Extravaganza on 9/26 during the Tony Award streaming telecast on Paramount+ at The Green Room 42.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 17, 2021
Tony Waag, executive director of The American Tap Dance Foundation, and Mercedes Ellington, CEO/Artistic Director of The Duke Ellington Center for the Arts, announce the return of their FREE, annual outdoor event to commemorate Duke Ellington's birthday.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2021
Young Vic Taking Part today announce the complete cast and creative team for Sundown Kiki, a bold celebration of Queer South London in all its glory, created with and performed by Queer young artists from the Global Majority. Filling the Maria with sequins, celebratory togetherness, and a healthy dose of shade, Sundown Kiki brings the world of theatre and ballroom together in an explosive evening of music, dance, walking and partying.   
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2021
For Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe's 22nd anniversary gala, “A Night at the Savoy,” the arts organization will recreate the look and sound of Harlem's famous ballroom – the first integrated ballroom in New York.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021
Joanne will be joining the previously announced, Cameron Blakely (Gomez Addams), Scott Paige (Uncle Fester), Kingsley Morton (Wednesday Addams), Grant McIntyre (Pugsley Addams), Valda Aviks (Grandma), and more!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2021
The York Theatre Company will honor musical theater legends Richard Maltby, Jr. & David Shire (Baby, Big, Starting Here, Starting Now, Closer Than Ever) with the 2021 Oscar Hammerstein Award for Lifetime Achievement in Musical Theater and Elisa Loti Stein with The York Theatre Company Founders’ Award at the 29th Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2021
The mighty jam band DAGNASTERPUS, along with EMMA NEGRETE, will be opening for the New Orleans funk powerhouse DUMPSTAPHUNK at the Teragram Ballroom in Los Angeles on Tuesday, September 21.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021
FJK Dance announces a lecture demonstration on September 22, 2021, 6PM-8PM, at Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue. New York NY 10018. The evening will feature an open studio rehearsal, a presentation of art work and choreography from Forbidden, and a talk back discussing the creative process of this piece and its background.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2021
Following the release of their widescreen, transportive fifth studio album The Last Exit in January of 2021, today dream-pop auteurs Still Corners return with a welcome bid for hope in the form of sweeping, propulsive new track 'Heavy Days'.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2021
Angel City Arts will present the 14th Annual Angel City Jazz Festival October 1 - 15 with performances from Highland Park to Brentwood at REDCAT, 2220 Arts & Archives (formerly the Bootleg), LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art), the Lodge Room, the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre, and the Ahmanson Ballroom at the Skirball Center.
by TV Scoop - Sep 14, 2021
Find out what's happening on The Big Leap and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Monday, September 20, 2021!
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 13, 2021
New Jersey native Dan Schuster was on track to become a physical therapist, when he got bitten by the food and beverage bug. He is the bar manager for Orchard Park by David Burke and our featured 'Master Mixologist.'
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021
Intiman Theatre and BECU have partnered to create the “Angels in Seattle: Arts Advocate Awards” which will be distributed on the first day of HOMECOMING Performing Arts Festival.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021
Following seven years of extraordinary creative output, Fadi Khoury (New York-based founder, Artistic Director, and the visionary engine behind the FJK Dance Company) has come through the pandemic with all his energies dedicated to a full reset—hence the title of the company’s newest production.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2021
St Helens Theatre Royal has unveiled its full Autumn season of shows, revealing a packed programme of great events running between now until Christmas. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2021
Verb Ballets returns to Cain Park on Friday, September 3, 2021 at 8:00pm with a free performance—a gift to the community from Cleveland Heights residents and Verb Ballets board members James D. Graham and David M. Dusek.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2021
Rural Touring Dance Initiative brings dance back to rural venues with a programme of seven works from leading dance companies comprising new shows and returning favourites.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 30, 2021
After an 18-month closure, The Kimmel Cultural Campus partners with The Philadelphia Orchestra to usher in the return of in-person arts with a FREE reopening celebration – featuring a diverse sampling of festival-style performances and more than 50 arts organizations from across the region!
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 27, 2021
The Accidentals released “Cityview” today. The 3rd single off the upcoming Vessel album, 'Cityview' is the song that won a 2021 New Folk Song Award for Sav Buist. View video here.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 26, 2021
Best known for his role on BBC's Strictly Come Dancing, Richmond Theatre is delighted to welcome the King of Ballroom Anton Du Beke in his pantomime debut as Buttons in this year's family pantomime Cinderella.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 26, 2021
Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts  has announced the return of Isaac Mizrahi and his band, live and in-person at the theater, on Saturday, October 9, at 8 p.m. The concert will be followed by a screening of the award-winning 1995 documentary Unzipped on Sunday, October 10, at 4 p.m.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 26, 2021
Victory Gardens Theater announces plans for its annual premier fundraising event, Making A Scene: Gala 2021, on Saturday, October 23, 2021 in the Ivy Room at Tree Studios, 12 E. Ohio Street.
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2021
The band begin a run of east coast and midwest dates tomorrow with a show at New York’s Brooklyn Steel simulcast via Twitch livestream, and will appear at Bonnaroo on September 4th.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2021
The CUNY Dance Initiative has announced 23 awarded artists for the 2021–22 residency cycle. From August 2021 to June 2022, 12 CUNY colleges are hosting 23 choreographers (complete list below), selected from a competitive pool of 166 applicants.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2021
Just when audiences are looking for something uplifting and unique, MARRY MURDER F*&%K, a ballroom comedy, is coming to New York.
by Team BWW - Aug 24, 2021
We're announcing our winners of season 2 of Next on Stage: Dance Edition this week! But before we do, we're chatting with the contestants in the finale. Contestant Bella Denton shares more about her charity, a choreographer she would have loved to work with, and a theater educator who made an impact on her.
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2021
The band’s first new music since 2015’s GRAMMY® Award-nominated THE WATERFALL, MY MORNING JACKET reaffirms the rarefied magic that’s made My Morning Jacket so beloved, embedding every groove with moments of discovery, revelation, and ecstatic catharsis.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 23, 2021
11-date U.S. September run that also included scheduled appearances at Summerfest in Milwaukee, and Chicago's Riot Fest.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 20, 2021
Does summer feel like it's coming to a close? Fear not. Vivacious pop artist and performer Ja'Shayla gears up to introduce her newest hit 'Body Roll' and it's flooded with peak summer vibes.