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Beaches - West End

Beaches the Musical follows two extraordinary friends through 30 years of camaraderie, laughter and sorrow. Vivacious, outlandish Cee Cee and beautiful, privileged Bertie meet as children and become fast friends. From pen-pals to roommates to romantic rivals, Cee Cee and Bertie's oil-and-water friendship perseveres through even the most tragic trials. With a touching vulnerability, Beaches exemplifies the triumph of the human spirit and the bonds of sisterhood.


by Stephi Wild - May 27, 2021
East Neuk Festival has announced seven ticketed indoor concerts will now take place in Fife on 2-4 July as part of ENF21, alongside pop-up, drop-in and outdoor events and online performances.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 27, 2021
The band describes the newest song as a “chivalrous dance dedicated to wilderness and childbirth,” a nod to the Greek goddess of the same name. Fans can check out “Artemis” now below.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2021
The 26th Annual Palm Beaches Student Showcase of Films, Florida's largest student film competition and award show, proudly announces this year's class of winners. Winners were announced during a dazzling, fun-filled Facebook show and included congratulations and 'shout-outs' from some of television's hottest stars.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 20, 2021
Singer/actress Bette Midler (“The First Wives Club,” “Beaches”) returns as Winifred Sanderson, with Sarah Jessica Parker (“Sex and the City”) and Kathy Najimy (“Sister Act”) back as her sisters, Sarah and Mary, respectively. In “Hocus Pocus 2,” three young women accidentally bring the Sanderson Sisters back to modern day Salem and must figure out how to stop the child-hungry witches from wreaking a new kind of havoc on the world.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2021
Vertical Entertainment is set to release Jon Carlo's feature directorial debut Feral State on digital, VOD, and all streaming platforms in the territories of North America (USA, Canada and Mexico), United Kingdom and Ireland on May 28.
by Maria Nockin - May 15, 2021
For her Los Angeles Opera Signature Recital, mezzo-soprano Susan Graham, accompanied by Jeremy Frank, sings a collection of her favorite songs. They perform works  by 20th-century composer Kurt Weill, including 'Lonely House,' 'I'm a Stranger Here Myself,” and 'September Song.” LAO will stream the recital until July 1, 2021
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 14, 2021
Lights All Night, one of the country's longest-running end-of-the-year parties and premier electronic music festivals, is excited to announce a new partnership with Pollen as it expands to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico this coming November 4-7. All-inclusive ticket packages go on sale next Thursday, May 20 at
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 13, 2021
Accompanied by his legendary band, 440, Guerra performs in front of the smooth waves and beautiful palm trees of this incredible Caribbean location, interpreting a mix of his classic and recent hits, and providing an intimate look at some of the arrangements included in his newest and most recent audiovisual work: Privé. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2021
Lauren Gilbert, Senior Manager for Public Programs at the Center for Jewish History said, “Many books are marketed as 'untold stories,' but that is rarely as accurate as it is here. Leah Garrett has done incredible research and detective work to uncover this history, piecing together the important role these soldiers played in the war effort.”
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 11, 2021
With a myriad of events, activities, and music to keep fans entertained day and night, MORC ’22 promises to be a fantasy camp, personal paradise, and the vacation of a lifetime for hard-rockin’ music enthusiasts.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 10, 2021
Fan favorite Dan Hoyle returns to The Marsh for an intimate night of online theater, comedy, and community with an experimental workshop, Talk to Your People, available to stream via MarshStream.
by Jill Kimball - May 1, 2021
Following a year of canceled and mostly virtual concerts, the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra announced a 2021-22 season full of traditional classical blockbusters.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 9, 2021
“We are beyond thrilled to welcome international superstar, Sean Paul to the Dreamstage platform,” said Thomas Hesse, Dreamstage CEO.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2021
Chorus America has announced the recipients of its 2021 awards program, recognizing a broad range of achievements in choral music and service to the choral field. The awards program celebrates and fosters meaningful contributions from remarkable individuals and choruses.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 31, 2021
Now that Skywhalepapa and his babies have joined Skywhale, Patricia Piccinini's skywhale family is complete – and ready to #HolidayHere with a two-year Australia-wide tour.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2021
The producers of John Godber's classic comedy, April in Paris, are delighted to announce new and rescheduled dates for the National tour, which will now open in Coventry on 17 May 2021.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2021
NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale is putting out the welcome mat to all newcomers with its Find Your Place in the Sun campaign. The initiative is especially appealing to realtors and developers who are capitalizing on the program as a successful tool in attracting and serving their clients.  
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 18, 2021
In Kristin's Korner, join Kristin Huffman (Broadway: 'Company' as Sarah- flute, sax and piccolo) as she interviews directors, teachers, real estate agents, casting directors, producers, tax consultants, lawyers, actors, and more professionals who will discuss changes and challenges in the entertainment business.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2021
Scotland's East Neuk Festival (ENF) will return 1-4 July 2021 with a bespoke offering of both live and recorded, digital and in-person festival experiences.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2021
Idina Menzel stopped by The Drew Barrymore Show to talk about Frozen, parenting during the pandemic, Idina's Treehouse and more!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 13, 2021
Seth Sikes has released latest in a series of music viral videos. “Ring Them Bells!” is a giddy, pitch-perfect salute to his idol Liza Minnelli, who originally sang the classic song in her multi-award-winning 1972 TV special “Liza with a Z.”  
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 8, 2021
With a capacity of 2,500, History will offer artists a versatile and intimate destination to perform and connect with fans in Toronto. This contemporary venue plans to host 200 concerts and events annually.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 2, 2021
Time to dust off those leg warmers and sequined shoulder-pads, Sydney! Penned by the writer of the smash movie, the all-out 80s musical romp The Wedding Singer will hit the State Theatre in less than a month.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 2, 2021
Core Dance returns to its collaboration with Global Water Dances for a week-long cultural immersion and environmental activation project in Hawaii, June 6-13 . 
by Stephi Wild - Jun 14, 2021
Miami City Ballet (MCB) welcomes nine new dancers to the company, bringing this season's roster to 53. Under the artistic leadership of Lourdes Lopez and with a growing repertoire of over 130 works that honor the masters while opening pathways for emerging choreographers, MCB is one of the most celebrated and critically acclaimed ballet companies in the country.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2021
The Ballet of the Greek National Opera presents twelve new original and imaginative choreographies to works by Greek composers on GNO TV as part of the 5th GNO Online Festival titled Body, remember.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 29, 2021
Mary Csar, Executive Director of the Boca Raton Historical Society & Museum, today announced that the nonprofit organization is partnering with Boca Raton Innovation Campus (BRiC) to present a new virtual three-part series: BOCA RATON TECH TALKS- The Evolution of Tech & Innovation in Boca Raton.
by Stage Tube - Jan 20, 2021
Bette Midler has a message for Donald Trump, who leaves office today when president-elect Joe Biden is inaugurated. Midler sings 'Goodbye, Donnie!' to the tune of 'Hello, Dolly!' in an all new parody video from MeidasTouch.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2021
The gorgeous open air festival takes place over the stunning, sun kissed Albanian Riviera for five days of non stop music, dancing, relaxing and for the first time this year, will also include a special Culture Week offering with a rich array of art, performance and much more.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 25, 2021
Along the visceral journey of “Yucatán Dream,” the listener is introduced to global sounds where Swayló incorporates traditional instruments into his production such as the flamenco guitars of Mexico, timbale drums from Latin America, steel drums from the Caribbean, and the djembe from Africa.
by Stephi Wild - Feb 22, 2021
Bette Midler recently chatted with Parade Magazine, where she discussed her career, her new children's book The Tale of the Mandarin Duck: A Modern Fable, and why her time on stage may be over.
by Stage Tube - Feb 17, 2021
Bette talks about getting vaccinated, keeping busy during quarantine, her daughter getting married, being married by an Elvis impersonator in Vegas in 1984, her new children’s book “The Tale of the Mandarin Duck,” being on the cover of Rolling Stone 48 years ago, and auditioning to be on Johnny Carson.
by Stephen Mosher - Feb 11, 2021
With one of the most interesting personal and family histories around, Leslie Orofino is passing strength and individuality on to another generation in her family - her grandkids.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 11, 2021
Over 33 seasons, the “Live” franchise has taken viewers around the globe, with remote broadcasts from the tropical beauty of Hawaii to the snowy majesty of the Canadian Rockies, from the pristine beaches of the Bahamas to the historic streets of London.
by Marina Kennedy - Apr 8, 2021
The vacation vibes are ready when you are, at-home, on your couch, from your balcony, in your backyard, or even on a coveted weekend getaway. Baileys is gearing up to deliver a delicious addition to your next staycation with the launch of Baileys Colada.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 30, 2021
Fourth Wall Live has announced a trio of one-night-only solo concerts to be performed at the Cadogan Hall by three of musical theatre's biggest stars. The award-winning Jenna Russell, Shoshana Bean and Jessica Vosk will each headline their own solo concert event.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2021
The Belgrade Theatre will be one of the first theatres in the UK reopening its doors this spring. Socially distanced, live performances will commence on Mon 17 May, as they launch the UK tour of April in Paris.
by Marina Kennedy - Apr 21, 2021
We admire the companies and organizations are working to care for our earth. Take a look at some of the businesses that are definitely making our environment better. And check out the charitable organizations that are being proactive on Earth Day and every day.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 21, 2021
Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced an ambitious new work, The Waves in Quarantine, a project consisting of six short films that meditates on friendship, loss, and the making of art in this world-changing year, inspired by Virginia Woolf's 1931 masterpiece.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 2, 2021
The 25th Annual Key West Songwriters Festival has announced its initial artist lineup for this year's event on May 5-9, 2021.
by Marina Kennedy - Apr 19, 2021
May is International Mediterranean Diet Month, created in 2009 by Oldways. And Tunisia, whose cuisine’s distinctive spiciness can be attributed to the many civilizations which have left their mark on this Mediterranean country, celebrates with its healthy and tasty specialties.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 19, 2021
“We love how this song is so uplifting, focusing on new beginnings,” Tim says. “I like the idea that many might not know the backstory and hear it as a post Covid holiday song! Praying that the lyrics don’t turn out prophetic.'
by Stephi Wild - Apr 18, 2021
Broadway Alive presents the Ellen's Stardust Diner Alumni Reunion, an interactive musical theatre benefit show, streaming on Sunday, April 18 at 7 PM EDT.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 16, 2021
Playwright-director Natsu Onoda Power has created a new interactive and virtual theater experience 'Okinawa Field Trip' to transport audiences out of their pandemic-bound living rooms Monday, April 19 - Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 7 p.m. and Monday, April 26 - Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 7 p.m.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 15, 2021
Historic Deertrees Theatre, “Maine's Most Enchanting Playhouse”, announces its 85th anniversary summer concert season. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2021
Photographer Erica Reade announced today the kickoff of her fundraiser campaign 'Beach Lover: a NYC Summer Love Story.' The photographic series about love and intimacy will be turned into a book that will offer nostalgic and candid images of the love shared between couples at the beaches of New York City.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 14, 2021
From 13th to 16th May, Glen Street Theatre will welcome ABC Broadcaster, Author and Playwright Melanie Tait's funny, honest and heart-warming play The Appleton Ladies' Potato Race to the Northern Beaches for the first time.
by Marina Kennedy - Apr 13, 2021
With the warm weather here and trips to Long island Beaches, our readers might like to consider a meal at three well appointed dining destinations, Limani, Prime 1024, and Oniro Taverna.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 13, 2021
Irish singer/songwriter Yelpy is set to release his long awaited single 'Heartbeats' on Friday, March 19th, 2021.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 12, 2021
Noise Now announces its first audio play: Oscar-nominated José Rivera's meditative series of stories Sonnets for an Old Century, directed by ANW Director of Cultural Programming Jonathan Muñoz-Proulx.