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Labor Day - 1998 - Off-Broadway


Manhattan Theatre Club Stage I

(New York, NY)
131 West 55th Street
by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2020
Today's top stories: watch former Rent cast members perform 'Will I?' for Be An #ArtsHero, and more.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2020
While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including a Be More Chill reunion, a reunion of former Rent cast members, and more!
by Stage Tube - Sep 9, 2020
Josh talks about the heat wave in Los Angeles, boats sinking at a Trump parade in Texas, Americans attending Labor Day parties despite the pandemic, his new movie Artemis Fowl, and he checks in with Guillermo, and introduces a new Olaf project that is going to revolutionize the world of education.
by TV News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) announced today the relaunch of their legendary Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon with Kevin Hart joining as host.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2020
Today's top stories: Watch Broadway stars tribute Nick Cordero with a performance of 'One of the Great Ones'!
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2020
Former cast members from various productions of Rent joined forces to perform 'Will I?' as part as Be An #ArtsHero's Labor Day of Action.
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2020
100 artists gathered in Times Square on Labor Day to create a moment to demonstrate the vitality of arts workers and the potential for loss of this invaluable resource.
by TV News Desk - Sep 8, 2020
DR CHRISPY (aka Dr. Chris Boshuizen) is a music producer, songwriter, and award-winning aerospace engineer dedicated to sharing his love of both music and space exploration.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2020
Be An #ArtsHero presented a nationwide Day of Action called 'Arts Workers Unite' on Labor Day. It featured live demonstrations and mass social media engagement, and is culminating in an industry-wide virtual panel discussion.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2020
Those summer days may have drifted away, but oh- autumn has arrived! Labor Day usually triggers the official start of the fall theatre season, and while the lights of Broadway will remain dark for the rest of 2020,  you can still celebrate your day off with showtunes.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2020
Christopher Nolan’s anticipated film “Tenet” has officially arrived in U.S. theaters, and has brought in $20.2 million over Labor Day weekend.
by TV News Desk - Sep 4, 2020
Food Network celebrates Halloween with plenty of tricks and treats this week including special Road to Halloween Wars 2020 on Sunday, September 13th at 8pm.
by TV Scoop - Sep 4, 2020
Find out what's happening on John Leguizamo, Tyra Banks and David Muir Headline Guest Lineup on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN and if it's a new episode, airing on ABC on Monday, September 7, 2020!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2020
A dynamic and diverse cross-section of 100 New York Arts Workers will briefly assemble in Times Square to sing 'Will I?' from Rent. The song's pointed questions 'Will I lose my dignity? Will someone care. Will I wake tomorrow from this nightmare?' will be followed by 100 seconds of silence: a second for each U.S. Senator.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2020
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, lead guitarist, backing vocalist, and primary songwriter Rick Nielsen of CHEAP TRICK joins Chris DeMakes for a very special Labor Day episode of Chris DeMakes A Podcast to discuss, critique and analyze their mega hit single 'Surrender' off of 1978's Heaven Tonight. 'Every kid that I knew thought their parents were weird and I was no exception,' describes Rick Nielsen. 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2020
Bandsintown, the leading live event discovery platform and hub for live stream information and performances, has begun launching VIP ticketed events as well on their Bandsintown LIVE channel.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2020
How to watch Detroit Public TV this Labor Day weekend! Watch the entire festival at
by TV News Desk - Sep 3, 2020
Proving that the world’s most dangerous water park is just as beloved today as it was in its heyday of the ‘80s and ‘90s, the new Max Original documentary CLASS ACTION PARK has been the #1 movie on HBO Max since it debuted August 27. 
by TV News Desk - Sep 3, 2020
Laff, the country's first-ever, over-the-air broadcast television network devoted to comedy around-the-clock, has announced the addition of the one of the most-popular sitcoms of all time, licensing the television rights to all nine seasons and 208 episodes of How I Met Your Mother.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2020
Looking for something to do this Labor Day that is safe and socially distant? The Fayetteville Observer reports that the Cameo Art House Theatre is providing patrons an escape into the world of movies online.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2020
San Diego distillery Cutwater Spirits introduces its latest canned cocktail innovation with the national release of a 13.2% ABV Long Island Iced Tea.
by TV News Desk - Sep 3, 2020
HBO Max is kicking off Labor Day weekend by bringing back its popular “Save for 12” promotion. 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2020
People's Light continues Drive-In Concerts through October 2020 with a new lineup of musicians. Back in June, the Malvern theatre turned its back parking lot into an open-air venue in order to offer socially distanced drive-in concerts.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2020
Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, is proud to announce September premieres for Works & Process Artists (WPA) Virtual Commissions. New commissions are posted on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube (@worksandprocess) every Sunday and Monday at 7:30 pm.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020
Now in its 30th year, The Living Room Series (LRS) is a new play development program that embodies The Blank's commitment to developing new work by diverse voices from both established and emerging writers.
by TV News Desk - Sep 2, 2020
Lifetime, the exclusive home of V.C. Andrews movies, adds big names to their next movie series event centered on the Landry Family with Naomi Judd (The Killing Game), Crystal Fox (Tyler Perry's A Fall From Grace), Gil Bellows (Patriot) and Deborah Cox (Influence) in the first installment of the series, Ruby.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020
'Be An #ArtsHero,' an intersectional grassroots campaign to get the U.S. Senate to pass emergency Arts relief, has unveiled the DAWN Act: Defend Arts Workers Now.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020
Houston's Community Impact Newspaper has reported that Bay Area Houston Ballet and Theatre has been kept afloat in the midst of the pandemic thanks to the Paycheck Protection Program. Executive Director Jill Reason was approved for a $10,689 loan, which covered salaries for eight weeks.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020
MassOpera has announced its new concert series entitled Social DistanSing.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020
Hot on the heels of its successful 2020 season, the Savannah VOICE Festival (SVF) in partnership with the VOICExperience Foundation (VE), has announced a special replay of its season on-demand for its supporters.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2020
The Extinction of Fireflies, James Andrew Walsh's new comedy starring multi-award winner Michael Urie ('Ugly Betty,' Buyer & Cellar, Torch Song) and Olivier Award winner Tracie Bennett (End of the Rainbow, Follies), is now in production on location in the playwright/director's Shelter Island, Rhode Island home, where the play is set.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020
A new cluster of COVID-19 cases is linked to a recent Jonesborough Repertory Theatre production of Dearly Departed.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020
Portland Stage has announced they have received Equity's approval to mount the 1980 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Talley's Folly by Lanford Wilson.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020
A picture is worth a thousand words, but what about an entire series of pictures? What about an entire series of pictures that is set to music?  Well, picture this, a professional musical theatre company in South Bend producing a movie musical that's all about photography. If this unique approach to see theatre sounds too good to be true, don't worry, it's definitely true.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2020
Today's top stories: Kevin Spacey is being sued by two men who alleged he committed sexual battery in the 1980s, New York City's indoor dining will reopen this month, and more.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Today (September 10) in live streaming: Jim Brickman visits Backstage Live, Next on Stage: Dance premieres, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Hamptons Virtual Art Fair (HVAF) hosted by Christofle, which closed at 12AM on Tuesday, September 8th, generated a total of 26,000 visitors to its site.  As one of the nation's largest fairs this year, HVAF presented an unprecedented 106 gallery displays in 2D and 3D virtual technology.  Due to the overwhelming success, visitors will continue to have access through October 13, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2020
This weekend, Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presented the premieres of new commissions from Courtney Renee Cochran; and Carson Murphy and Nicholas Van Young.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2020
Today (October 8) in live streaming: Next on Stage is Back for Season 2, Beth Leavel visits Backstage Live, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2020
The Inaugural International VIRTUAL YI Love YiddishFest 2020, which took place Labor Day Week from September 7-13, sponsored by The Betsy South Beach, was declared a huge success by all measurable accounts according to Avi Hoffman, Founder and CEO of YI Love Jewish (, the organization that produced the event. 
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2020
The Tampa Theatre is now offering private ghost tours through October 31.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2020
Today (November 12) in live streaming: Lillias White visits Backstage Live, Aisha de Haas in concert, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020
L.A. Theatre Works has announced a 2020-21 Digital Season of nine plays. All plays in the 2020-21 season are being recorded in-studio, using state-of-the-art technology. L.A. Theatre Works is the world's leading producer of audio theater. Each of the recordings will include bonus features, such as interviews with the playwrights and more.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2021
The Blank Theatre's Living Room Series has announced a reading of Hard on Love by Scott Barry on Monday, January 25, at 8pm. Directed by Jonathan Cerullo, the cast will feature (in alphabetical order) Jesse Havea/Brita Filter (RuPaul's Drag Race) and Rob Nagle.  
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
Why Keep That?, the latest special exhibition at the National WWI Museum and Memorial, follows the journey of a collection item from the moment it is donated to the Museum, to the decision-making and archival process of our collections staff. To help illustrate, archival staff track the processing and digitization of a collection of 16 objects and share behind-the-scenes information about obtaining the artifacts, processing the items and storing and protecting them. Largely featuring 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
As part of its ongoing virtual winter season, Northern Sky Theater will present Eric Lewis live in concert on Saturday, January 23 at 7 p.m. on YouTube. The show will be available live or streaming on demand through May 31.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020
The Blank Theatre's Living Room Series is set to present recent Austin Film Festival Playwriting Award-winner Wake the Body by Matt Ackels on Monday, December 7, at 8pm. Directed by Christopher James Raymond, the cast will feature (in alphabetical order) Wes McGee, David Meyers, and Adam J. Smith.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2020
Today (December 3) in live streaming: John Lloyd Young and Ana Gasteyer visit Backstage Live, Time Stands Still reunion reading, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2020
 This exhibition features rare ragtime sheet music cover art from the world-renowned Guinness Collection, and highlights a variety of mechanical musical instruments, such as the Seeburg “L” coin piano, and an early, coin-operated “jukebox” containing Edison cylinder records. 
by TV News Desk - Dec 2, 2020
ESPN viewers feasted on college football throughout Thanksgiving, with six of the top seven games and eight of the top 10 matchups airing on ESPN networks over the holiday weekend.