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Vivian Beaumont Theatre (New York, NY)
150 West 65th St. at Broadway

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3 dance plays: the first taking place in a forest glade in 1767 about a love triangle between a servant, an aristocrat, and a girl on a swing; the second about a neglected wife and her husband in an Italian restaurant in 1954 Queens; and the third about an ad executive tired of his humdrum life and his obsession with a woman in a yellow dress.


Mary Wilson Of The Supremes Returns To Cafe Carlyle
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

Legendary singer Mary Wilson, a founding member of the legendary girl group The Supremes, returns to Cafe Carlyle, May 28-June 8. At Cafe Carlyle, she'll perform favorites from the Great American Songbook, plus a few of her Supreme hits showcasing her legendary smoky voice, as well as share stories from her iconic career. During the intimate set, Wilson will enchant the audience with classic, easy-listening tunes, giving them the chance to witness a diva in her prime. (more...)

Mbongeni Ngema and Percy Mtwa Reprise Roles in WOZA ALBERT! at the Baxter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

Acclaimed South African theatre luminaries, Mbongeni Ngema and Percy Mtwa, reprise their original roles - created some 40 years ago - in one of this country's most brilliant and popular classics, Woza Albert!, at the Baxter Flipside from 5 February to 2 March 2019 at 7.30pm and Saturday matinees at 2pm. (more...)

ANASTASIA Tickets On Sale Now For Orlando Engagement
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

Dr. Phillips Center announced today that the individual tickets for the tour of the critically-acclaimed Broadway production of ANASTASIA will go on sale today, Friday, January 11, 2019 at 10 a.m. Tickets may be purchased online at drphillipscenter.org, by calling 844.513.2014 or by visiting the Dr. Phillips Center Box Office at 445 S. Magnolia Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, or 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday. Online and phone ticket purchases are subject to handling fees. Groups of 10 or more Contact groups@drphillipscenter.org. or 407.455.5550. Prices, shows, artists, dates and times are subject to change at any time without notice. (more...)

Industry Minds On Mental Health In The Arts
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jan 18, 2019

BroadwayWorld caught up with Scarlett Maltman and Cathy Read to chat about their podcast Industry Minds and why they feel that we need a stronger focus on mental health in the arts.BroadwayWorld caught up with Scarlett and Cathy Read to chat about their podcast Industry Minds and why they feel that we need a stronger focus on mental health in the arts. (more...)

Here's To You Returns WIth New Single 'Burning Alive' And Announces Upcoming EP
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

NY-based indie pop/rock band Here's To You have released their new single 'Burning Alive,' out on all digital platforms NOW, which will serve as the lead single off their upcoming EP 'Wonder/Wander: Phase I,' out Feb 15, 2019. Their first music released since 2015, Here's To You have been giving their groovy indie rock sound a refreshing update and expanding their craft. (more...)

Yoel Levi To Conduct Israel Philharmonic Orchestra at Van Wezel
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

The American Friends of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra announced today that Maestro Zubin Mehta has been forced to bow out of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra's upcoming 2019 U.S. Tour due to health reasons. Filling in for Mehta on the February 7th performance at the Van Wezel is Yoel Levi, one of the world's leading conductors, known for his vast repertoire, masterly interpretations and electrifying performances. The program remains the same, including Partos' "Concertino for Strings," Schubert's "Symphony No. 3" and Tchaikovsky's "Symphony No. 6" ("Pathetique"). (more...)

Howard County Arts Council Offers Employment And Volunteer Opportunities Through Summer Camp In 2019
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

The Howard County Arts Council (HCAC) is currently accepting applications for Camp Assistants (paid) andCamp Volunteers (unpaid) for its 2019 Visual and Performing Arts Summer Camps. (more...)

Comedian Don Barnhart Extends Las Vegas Residency
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

Featuring professional, live standup comedy Don Barnhart extends residency at Jokesters Comedy Club bringing you the funny 7 nights a week. (more...)

New Amsterdam Opera Announces Cast For HERODIADE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

New Amsterdam Opera is pleased to announce the cast for its spring opera production - Jules Massenet's rarely performed masterpiece Herodiade. (more...)

Twins Ian & Matthew Fairlee Team Up For THE VERY GOOD SHOW at The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

Real-life identical twins Ian Fairlee and Matthew Fairlee will bring their collective talents to THE VERY GOOD SHOW, their debut cabaret at The Green Room 42 on Feb. 23, 2019 at 9:30 p.m. The Fairlees are known for their roles together off-Broadway in THE BOYS FROM SYRACUSE and separately off-Broadway in THE UNDERCLASSMAN (Ian) and MEDICINE THE MUSICAL (Matthew).  (more...)

BWW Review: Village's I DO! I DO! a Show about Commitment, That Lacks Commitment
by Jay Irwin - Jan 18, 2019

As a self-proclaimed musical theater geek, I'll admit to some gaps in my geekdom and Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt's 1966 musical "I Do! I Do!" falls squarely into that gap. Before going to see the current production at Village Theatre I knew nothing about it. I don't even think I've heard the errant song from it off one of my many compilation albums. And now having seen it I'm more than happy to let it fall back into obscurity. With its paper thin, almost conflict free storyline, and songs that simply peter out into an air of forgetfulness, the only thing that saved the evening were the two people performing the show, Kendra Kassebaum and Peter Saide, but even they couldn't save this one. (more...)

Queen's Theatre Hornchurch & The Royal Central School Of Speech And Drama Collaborate To Produce Dennis Kelly's DNA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

For the first time, the Queen's Theatre Hornchurch has partnered with one of London's prestigious drama schools, The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama to produce Dennis Kelly's modern day black comedy DNA (7 - 14 Feb). The production, which is a set text on the GCSE English Literature and Drama curriculum, has attracted audiences of more than 30 schools and colleges, with some students travelling as a far as Dorset, West Yorkshire and Lancashire to see this unique collaboration at the Hornchurch Theatre. (more...)

Auerbach/Pierce Du Performs Brahms, Mozart, Ravel, Currier, And More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

Violinist Dan Auerbach and pianist Joshua Pierce, two exceptional players will share the stage in a joint debut performance on February 6, 8 PM at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall. Together they present an exclusive program featuring great classics: Mozart's Sonata No. 18 in G Major, K. 301, Brahms's Sonata No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 108 and Ravel's Sonata No. 2. in G Major, Op. 77. The Mozart, Ravel and Brahms sonatas are paired with the Currier's modern Aftersong and Bloch's Nigun from the Baal Shem Suite. Sarasate's Introduction and Tarantella is added to showcase violinistic display. (more...)

BWW Review: Truth Is A Point of View in Three One-Acts at LABUTE NEW THEATER FESTIVAL
by Michael Dale - Jan 17, 2019

During the first year of his presidency, after violence broke out in Charlottesville, Virginia during a protest involving white supremacists, many of whom were displaying Nazi symbols and slogans, Donald Trump infamously noted that there were 'very fine people' on both sides of the conflict. One could imagine the president regarding the character created by Neil LaBute for his solo one-act 'The Fourth Reich' to be one of those very fine people. (more...)

Marlon Hoffstadt Announces New EP, 'Simple Communication'
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Dub and acid are the words as Marlon Hoffstadt goes deep on 'Simple Communication', the sixth EP in his Midnight Themes series.  (more...)

Seal Makes His Sarasota Debut As Star Of Van Wezel Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Four-time Grammy Award-winning artist Seal makes his Sarasota debut as the star of the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall Foundation Gala on Saturday, February 16 at 8:30 p.m.! Seal's iconic baritone voice will soar through the intimate Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall as he performs his greatest hits including "Crazy" and "Kiss from a Rose". This show is the featured performance of the 18th Annual Van Wezel Foundation Gala. (See below for more Gala information.) (more...)

Keyboard Veteran Andrew Colyer to Set Out on Tour With 3.2 Featuring Robert Berry
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Keyboard veteran Andrew Colyer has secured possibly one of the most difficult gigs today – covering keyboard parts made legendary by Keith Emerson, Rick Wakeman, Jordan Rudess and Tony Banks! Andrew will be performing with 3.2 featuring Robert Berry this coming spring! If anyone is qualified for the position, it's Andrew who has performed and collaborated with the likes of Tony Levin (Peter Gabriel, King Crimson), Jon Anderson (YES), The Tubes, Sound of Contact featuring Simon Collins, Ryche Chlanda (Fireballet, Renaissance), Max Flyer (CBS Records), Clark Terry, Louis Bellson among others....not to mention his own band, Prog-award-nominated Circuline! (more...)

VIDEO: Watch the Promotional Video For TUCK EVERLASTING at Playhouse on the Square
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Playhouse on the Square, in partnership with FedEx, tamburrino, inc., and super sponsor Dr. Thomas Ratliff will open 2019 with the musical adaptation of The National Education Association 2017 Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children award recipient, Tuck Everlasting. (more...)

VALRHONA HOT CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL in NYC from 1/19 to 2/3
by Marina Kennedy - Jan 17, 2019

It's a wonderful time of year to sip a warm chocolatey drink and enjoy the beauty of the winter season. From January 19th to February 3rd, New Yorkers and guests of the city can savor an artisanal hot chocolate during New York City's 4th Annual Valrhona Hot Chocolate Festival. (more...)

Straight No Chaser To Play The Peace Center April 30
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

A cappella sensation Straight No Chaser returns to the Peace Center on Tuesday, April 30, at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

The Ballard Institute And Museum Of Puppetry Presents African American Puppetry Festival And Symposium
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut will celebrate the rich world of African American puppetry in the United States with a four-day series of performances, presentations, discussions, film screenings, and workshops on Feb. 7 to 10, 2019 in Hartford and Storrs. (more...)

Release: Cast Announced For Disney's THE LION KING At The Fox Cities P.A.C.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Casting has been announced for the return engagement of Disney's The Lion King in the Fox Cities. The Lion King will leap onto the Fox Cities P.A.C. stage Thursday, Feb. 7 for a 3-week engagement through Sunday, Feb. 24. (more...)

DM Playhouse Announces SPECTRUM STORIES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Join us for Spectrum Stories at the Des Moines Community Playhouse Saturday, Jan. 26 , 2019, from 1:30-2:30 PM. Registration is $5 per participant at the door. (more...)

Photo Flash: Gulfshore Playhouse Reignites Courageous Call To Action In THE REVOLUTIONISTS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

For its third production of the 2018-19 season, Gulfshore Playhouse, Naples premiere professional regional theatre, explores timely topics of equality and freedomthrough a historic and comedic lens with The Revolutionists. Written by Americas most-popular playwright, Lauren Gunderson, and set during the French Revolutions Reign of Terror, The Revolutionists tells the story of an unlikely alliance between four historical, iconic women. Directed by Gulfshore Playhouse Founder and Producing Artistic Director Kristen Coury, the French fantasy takes the stage Jan. 12 to Feb. 3. (more...)

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Gulfshore Playhouse's THE REVOLUTIONISTS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

For its third production of the 2018-19 season, Gulfshore Playhouse, Naples premiere professional regional theatre, explores timely topics of equality and freedomthrough a historic and comedic lens with The Revolutionists. Written by Americas most-popular playwright, Lauren Gunderson, and set during the French Revolutions Reign of Terror, The Revolutionists tells the story of an unlikely alliance between four historical, iconic women. Directed by Gulfshore Playhouse Founder and Producing Artistic Director Kristen Coury, the French fantasy takes the stage Jan. 12 to Feb. 3. (more...)

STOMP Comes to Van Wezel
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique-an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has garnered armfuls of awards and rave reviews and has appeared on numerous national television shows. (more...)

Finborough Theatre Announces ETPEP Award
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

The ETPEP Award 2019 is a playwriting prize for new UK playwrights who work in the theatre industry, run by the Experienced Theatre Practitioners Early Playwriting Trust (ETPEP) in association with the Finborough Theatre. (more...)

TwentyWINEteen: Adelaide Fringe At The National Wine Centre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

The National Wine Centre, 'the home of the nation's wine collection', is set to become a premier Adelaide Fringe destination in 2019 boasting over sixty acts from all over the globe. (more...)

Harris Center Welcomes The National Tour Of EVITA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

Eva Peron enthralled a nation and enchanted the world. Her story unfolds in Evita, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, a high-flying theatrical experience adored the world over. The national tour of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's groundbreaking musical comes to the Harris Center for five performances, capturing the rise and fall of one of the world's most glamorous first ladies. (more...)

Karen Eleanor Wight And Jennifer Laine Williams Read Annie La Russa's YOU MOTHER At The 3rd Annual UN-Auguration Short Play Fest
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

Karen Eleanor Wight and Jennifer Laine Williams read Annie La Russa's "YOU MOTHER" at the 3rd Annual UN-Auguration Short Play Fest, at Bernie Wohl, January 31st. (more...)

Brown Box Theatre Project Announces World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

Brown Box Theatre Project (Brown Box) opens its ninth year of programming with a world premiere of don't feed the bear, a workshop production. Local playwright Cam Torres stars in his one man show, touring to Boston, Rhode Island, and Ocean City. (more...)

TheaterWorks Presents A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

TheaterWorks offers a night of musical comedy to start out the MasterWorks Series in 2019. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is on stage in the Gyder Theater February 15th through March 3rd at the Peoria Center for the Performing Arts. (more...)

International Vocal Competition's Winners From Mexico And Korea Named In NJ Association Of Verism
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

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LIGHTS! PLANETS! PEOPLE! By Molly Naylor To Tour The UK
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

Insightful, moving, funny and inspirational take on the interconnected worlds of women, science and space travel (more...)

The Herberger Theater Center And Center Dance Ensemble Seek Talent For Arizona Young Artists' Competition
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

The Herberger Theater Center is accepting applicants for its 20th Annual Arizona Young Artists' Competition on March 9, 2019. Applicants may enter in one or more of the three areas of competition: Acting, Dance and Voice. With support from the National Society of Art & Letters, the winner in each discipline will receive a $1,500 scholarship to help further their education in the arts. An additional $1,500 scholarship will be awarded to one participant by Arizona Broadway Theatre (ABT). That winner will be offered an opportunity to perform in a Main Stage production at ABT. (more...)

Music Theatre International Awarded Damages In Complaint Against Willful Infringer Theaterpalooza
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

Music Theatre International (MTI) has been awarded $450,000 plus attorney's fees by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia for its complaint against Theaterpalooza Community Theater Productions, Inc.  (more...)

Sarasota Opera Presents The 2019 Opera Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

On Saturday, February 2, 2019, Sarasota Opera will present the 2019 Opera Gala "A Jeweled Affair - An Evening of Glamour and Glitz," a jewel-themed event which kicks off the 2019 Winter Opera Festival. The black-tie evening at the Ritz Carlton-Sarasota will begin with cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, during which two silent auctions will take place, featuring curated jewelry from donors' private collections and a selection of exotic travel packages. After the cocktail hour, there will be a performance by Sarasota Opera principal artists, followed by a four-course dinner created by the Ritz Carlton culinary team. The ballroom will be decorated in hues of gold, with towering jewel-toned flower arrangements. After dinner, guests will light up the dance floor to the music of the Scott Blum Band. Tickets for the event are $325 per person. All proceeds benefit Sarasota Opera. (more...)

Kaartverkoop CATS in nieuwe Luxor Theater gaat hard
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

Het is iets meer dan dertig jaar geleden dat CATS in premiere in Amsterdam ging met onder anderen Ruth Jacott in de rol van Grizabella. Het is de eerste keer sinds 10 jaar dat de klassieker van componist Andrew Loyd Webber in Nederland te zien is. Marc van Kaam, directeur van het Luxor Theater is erg enthousiast over de komst van CATS naar Rotterdam: "We zijn erg trots dat de Londense West End versie van de musical nu in Rotterdam te zien is. Hierdoor krijgt iedereen in Rotterdam en omstreken de kans om deze klassieker in zijn originele taal in ons theater te zien!" (more...)

DM Playhouse Presents BASKERVILLE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

he Des Moines Community Playhouse presents the new comedy, Ken Ludwig's Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery, Jan. 25-Feb. 10, 2019. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, or at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery is sponsored by Edward Jones. (more...)

Japan's Top Fishmonger Kicks Off Roadshow Offering Fresh Fish Straight From Japan to Select U.S. Cities
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

Sushi and sashimi in the US are about to get a whole lot better, thanks to Japan's largest fish distributor, Uoriki. The company is bringing authentic fish from Japan to communities everywhere, beginning this January to select cities in the US. (more...)

Live Well Premieres Music Video For Single 'Neck Tattoos'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

NY-based emo/punk band Live Well have released a music video for their debut single 'Neck Tattoos,' out NOW. The music video for 'Neck Tattoos' is the first of many planned 2019 releases for Live Well, as the band gears up for their impending full length album release. The track tackles the theme of wanting to reach out to a previous significant other, despite knowing they are toxic to your mental health. About the release, the band states: (more...)

Virginia Stage Company's FUN HOME NIGHT OUT Celebrates Queer Narratives at the Wells Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

Virginia Stage Company partners with Outwire757, LGBT Life Center, and HRBOR for Fun Home Night Out - an evening of art and stories honoring queer narratives. All are welcome to attend on January 25 for a pre-show mixer at the Wells Theatre featuring Happy Hour drinks and gallery display of "My Family" - a photo project produced by the LGBT Life Center, which celebrates the unique diversity of LGBTQ+ families in Hampton Roads. The latest edition of OutLife757, Coastal Virginia's LGBTQ lifestyle magazine, will be available to all who attend, as well as copies of the "My Family" photo booklet. (more...)

Arizona Arts Advocates Building Effort For Governor To Include Arizona Commission On Arts Allocation
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

Arizona arts supporters are mounting an advocacy effort to persuade Governor Doug Ducey to put an allocation of $2.3 million for the Arizona Commission on the Arts in his Executive Budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2020. (more...)

2019 Kennedy Center Arts Summit Opens This April
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

The 2019 Kennedy Center Arts Summit: The Human Journey: Creating the Story of US will take place Monday, April 29, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Kennedy Center. The one-day annual convening brings together thought leaders from the arts and related fields to investigate the power and potential of the arts. (more...)

Jim Brochu, Mara Davi, Cady Huffman And More Announced For SHAW SONGS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

Gingold Theatrical Group is proud to continue the 14th Season of Project Shaw, Art as Activism: A Theatrical Survival Guide, a special series of evenings of plays that embrace human rights and free speech. All of GTG's programming, inspired by the works of George Bernard Shaw, are designed to provoke peaceful discussion and activism. (more...)

I AM MY OWN WIFE Opens At BLK BOX PHX
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

This Pulitzer and Tony award-winning one-man show is based on the true story of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf, an East German transgender woman. Based on her autobiography and interviews conducted by the playwright, Doug Wright, the play is a vivid portrayal by one actor of over thirty different characters, featuring one unique person whose ability to endure and survive the Nazi onslaught and the repressive East German regime, is a fascinating, morally complex and stirring tale. (more...)

Steppenwolf's SCOUT + LookOut Present BALD SISTERS Reading
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

Steppenwolf Theatre Company's current and highly successful world premiere of La Ruta by Isaac Gomez received a workshop and public reading at Steppenwolf as part of the theatre's new play development initiative, SCOUT, in conjunction with Steppenwolf's multi-genre series, LookOut. (more...)

Baltimore Academy Of Magic Expands Programming
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

The Baltimore Academy of Magic, a school for aspiring young magicians based in Baltimore, Maryland, will expand programming, beginning in February, 2019, to include group magic classes at Motor House in Station North. (more...)

Columbia Children's Theatre's URINETOWN Opens January 25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

Never ones to shy away from a challenge (Little Shop of Horrors, Pirates of Penzance, Sweeney Todd), the CCTeens (Columbia Children's Theatre's YouTheatre actors in grades 7-12) will tackle the award-winning Urinetown: The Musical January 25-27.  (more...)

Van Wezel Announces NEIL BERG'S 110 YEARS OF BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

Neil Berg returns to the Van Wezel celebrating a record-breaking decade of annual performances with an exciting, all-new show! 110 YEARS OF BROADWAY recreates the finest moments from the most memorable shows of the century featuring the actual Broadway stars of shows like Jersey Boys, Wicked and Mamma Mia! Backed by an excellent New York-based band, Neil Berg presents skillful arrangements of Broadway classics as well as electrifying numbers from Broadway's freshest hit shows. Don't miss this spectacular performance on Wednesday, January 30 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Reserve your seats today! (more...)

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