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Living Out - 2003 - Off-Broadway


Second Stage Theatre

(New York, NY)
307 West 43rd Street (at 8th Avenue)
by Student Blogger: Macy Mae Cowart - Oct 9, 2020
Like most people in the world, quarantine threw me for a loop. What do I do with all this free time? For the first time in years, no rehearsals, auditions, or classes were inked on my calendar.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 9, 2020
Sundance Institute announced today the 12 fellows chosen to participate in its first-ever Episodic: Pilot to Series Lab, designed as an immersive two-part experience hosted on Sundance Collab, where selected emerging TV writers will workshop an original pilot and develop a series overview.
by Student Blogger: Isabella Schiavon - Oct 5, 2020
Welcome to the first chapter of the 'I've Graduated! Now What?' series! As I'm now officially a senior, I'm thinking about my next steps after I leave college. And what better way to learn more than from listening from experience? 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 21, 2020
Anthony Veneziale, also known by his stage name 'Two-Touch', is the conceiver and co-creator of the improvisational hip-hop comedy musical group Freestyle Love Supreme, as well as the FLS Academy. He has been performing and teaching improv for more than 20 years and is a leader in the field of musical improvisation.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2020
Will the real Stan please stand up? Before James 'Slim Jimmy' Guiltinan knew that Eminem's 'Stan' had become a dictionary word defined as a sort of super, but sometimes obsessed fan, he'd written one of his first two rap songs, as an Eminem 'salute.' The slang definition of 'stan' likely originated from Eminem's song and music video 'Stan.'
by Nicholas Adler - Nov 8, 2020
Amra Faye-Wright is one of the most well-loved and respected working New York musical theater actors. In his interview with her, Nicholas Adler finds out what drives her, and the secret to the longevity of her career.
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 23, 2020
Twenty years later the songs of John Bucchino are still in demand. On December 15th fans all over the world will get to see why.
by Jim Munson - Nov 10, 2020
Virtuoso pianist Hershey Felder has just the thing for our travel-starved souls. On Sunday, November 22nd, he will livestream a performance of Hershey Felder as Claude Debussy in A PARIS LOVE STORY, transporting audiences to Paris without needing to leave home. This musical tour de force take us to many of Paris’s most-loved sites in a personal journey through the life and music of Impressionist composer Claude Debussy, who created music of ravishing beauty, color, and compassion, from the sweeping La Mer to the evocative Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune, and the mystical “Clair de lune,” ultimately shaping a whole new world of color in sound. Felder will perform the show live on Sunday, November 22 (5pm PST/8pm EST) from a rich, filmic setting in Europe that provides audiences a front-row view of the hit show. Tickets and additional information are available at BroadwayWorld recently spoke with Felder from his home in Florence, Italy while he was in the midst of preparations for the livestream.
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2021
Raritan River Music Festival, winner of the National Award for Adventurous Programming from ASCAP/Chamber Music America, announced this year’s festival will feature performances in a unique, outdoor, 100% covered venue:  The internationally-renowned Blue Army Shrine, located in the rolling hills of West-Central New Jersey at 647 Mountain View Rd E, Asbury, NJ 08802.
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - May 3, 2021
After a year of unexpected quiet, ThinkTank is back, debuting Snoopy the Musical with the beloved characters from the endearing “Peanuts” comic strip of Charles Schultz, May 7-16 at Stageworks.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - May 25, 2021
Contestant Kodiak Thompson shares more about his charity, a fond memory from a past production, and a memory of seeing their friend go on for a lead role on Broadway!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2021
After a 15-month shutdown due to the COVID-19 epidemic, proprietors Steve Baruch, Richard Frankel, and Tom Viertel have announced that “Broadway’s Supper Club” Feinstein’s/54 Below will reopen its iconic red door for live performances on June 17, 2021. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 10, 2021
The Award-Winning Chalk Repertory Theatre with funding from L.A. City's Department of Cultural Affairs announces the launch of its new audio play series Chalk Lines.
by Stephi Wild - May 1, 2021
Lake Worth Playhouse has announced its 2021/22 Black Box Season. Tickets go on sale this summer.
by Barry Lenny - Mar 8, 2021
The project has, so far, recorded three CDs, with more to come.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 25, 2021
A legendary musical about confrontation between a Soviet and an American chess masters for the world chess crown set against the backdrop of the Cold War has been seen by over 150 000 spectators in Moscow in 6 months.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 24, 2021
Rob Paine has been associated with the Oscars telecast for more than 20 years and returns as supervising producer.
by Student Blogger: Caiti Ho - Mar 16, 2021
Change has always been something that scares me. Last year was change after change. Firstly, moving to a water scarce town and then moving back during a pandemic. This year, I was introduced to change again when I was informed to report back to campus for house committee duties in preparation for the first years of 2021.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2021
The Glimmerglass Festival, the summer opera and musical theater festival in Cooperstown, New York, has announced plans for the summer of 2021 in the wake of its 2020 season cancelation due to COVID-19. The 2021 season will run July 15 through August 17.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 8, 2021
Robbie Rozelle returns to the stage and to 54 Below with an all new show and a special guest artist to liven up the proceedings.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021
FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW will present Robbie Rozelle in “Back in the Basement” on June 24 and July 14, 2021, at 9:45pm. After selling out the first evening in under thirty minutes, the much-anticipated return of the comic singer to 54 Below has added more seats and a second date.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021
This Month, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. Performers include George Salazar and Joe Iconis, Shakina Nayfack, Lauren Marcus, Nicole Henry, Larry Owens, Beth Malone, Andrew Barth Feldman and more.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 29, 2021
The crowd could be neither controlled nor contained when Mason Alexander Park took over The Green Room 42 during Gay Pride weekend, and, dudes, it was a night to remember.
by Bobby Patrick - Jun 26, 2021
Robbie Rozelle returns to the basement with an all-new show just for Pride. And after a year and a half of binging all of Netflix, the acclaimed entertainer has some things to say. Join Robbie and his teeny-tiny band as they celebrate life, love, and living out loud in a new hilarious romp.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 18, 2021
Next week, Feinstein's/54 Below will head into summer presenting some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
by TV News Desk - Jun 15, 2021
Following the tour’s kickoff September 25th in St. Louis, Singer and his bandmates -- Aaron Senor (drums), Jake LeMond (guitar), and Connor Robertson (bass) -- will make their way west stopping in Denver, Boise, Portland, Seattle and San Francisco before reaching Los Angeles to headline The Roxy Theatre on October 6th.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 14, 2021
The Award-Winning Chalk Repertory Theatre with funding from L.A. City's Department of Cultural Affairs announces the launch of its new audio play series Chalk Lines. Five short plays using immersive audio storytelling will bring to life unsung landmarks in Los Angeles City Council districts 8, 9, and 10 including the Metro Expo Line, Leimert Park, Historic West Adams, and Exposition Park.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 9, 2021
Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 27, 2020
Artistic Director David Ivers and Managing Director Paula Tomei today announce a new initiative, SCR Community, an online series of free readings, events, interviews and community-centered stories to engage Southern California with the power of live theatre during the COVID-19 pandemic. The series starts on Aug. 17, at 5:30 p.m., with MASA, a live, online fiesta with readings of four short pieces relating to the historical and cultural importance of masa.
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 21, 2020
The renowned singer-songwriter, pianist, arranger and teacher of master classes is cooling her heels for the summer... but not all the time! With a CD coming out this month and her regular online performances, Nicole Zuraitis is still keeping busy... with a beer in one hand.
by Daria Vorobyeva - Jul 20, 2020
The opening night of the Russian production of CHESS is to take place in Moscow's MDM Theatre a?' home of Broadway Moscow Theatre Company on October 17, 2020. It will become the first and only large-scale musical premiere in Russia this Fall, after the restrictions on presentation of theatrical productions have been lifted by the authorities.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2020
The opening night of the Russian production of CHESS, from the author Tim Rice and composers Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus is to take place in Moscow's MDM Theatre - home of Broadway Moscow Theatre Company on October 17, 2020.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2020
Adelaide Guitar Festival is giving audiences a backstage pass to South Australia's vibrant live music scene with today's announcement of an online video series showcasing some of the state's most talented guitarists.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 13, 2020
As a Black woman, what choices have you had to make and how have they defined your life?
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 10, 2020
To all theater people out there who have suddenly found themselves spending endless amounts of time scrolling through TikTok... you are not alone! If you are a fellow theater nerd looking for the most amusing theater-related TikToks, look no further! We're rounding up our top ten favorite theater TikToks from this week!
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 1, 2021
For her Pride show at 54 Below, Nicole Vanessa Ortiz brought down the house on a room full of people who were proud to have picked this show to see.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 1, 2021
This month, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 7, 2021
This Sunday, January 10, Adventure presents a panel discussion that explores casting—from both sides of the table—during these times of social equity and the COVID pandemic. Panelists include Victor Vazquez, CSA from X Casting in NY; Jenna Duncan from Olney Theatre; Mani Yang, an independent casting director; and Eric Ruffin.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 26, 2021
HBO Max will host Our Stories to Tell, a multi-day, virtual experience with various invite-only and public events to empower and celebrate the streamer’s commitment to African American, Asian American, LGBTQ+ and Latinx audiences during the first weekend of the Sundance Film Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2021
The DreamWeek 2021 summit’s theme is “Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness.” In a world of increasingly global connectivity, there is a need for education, learning and revelation of the voices that have (and are) directing our paths to enlightenment, peace and the “beloved community.'
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 17, 2021
From LA to NYC and back again, this award winning songwriter stresses the importance of embracing the up's as well as the down's of a career in the arts, and sheds light on the 'permission' a Broadway success with Karate Kid would hopefully give him.
by Stephen Mosher - Feb 16, 2021
Danny Bacher has been making the most out of his time in quarantine with a slick series of online concerts and a reader's poll win for Best Male Vocalist from JazzTimes. Naturally.
by Gil Kaan - Feb 15, 2021
International City Theatre's 36th season opener - the virtual presentation of Yasmina Reza’s ART - begins streaming on February 18, 2021. Directed by caryn desai, this story of how a purchase of a modern art piece affects friendships stars Brent Schindele, Brian Stanton and Michael Uribes. Brent took some time to answer my queries amidst newborn caring and producing his and his wife Erica's entertaining and informative regular YouTube segments for LagunaPlayhouse.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 10, 2021
The New York Neo-Futurists now in their 17th season, are continuing their on-going and ever-changing attempt to build chance, change, and chaos through live performance on Saturday, February 27th at 8:00pm ET in THE DARKEST WEB.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 2, 2020
A who's who of stage, screen, and music stars came together virtually last night to help The 24 Hour Plays celebrate its milestone 20th Annual Broadway Gala. Hugh Dancy, Rachel Dratch, Carly Hughes, Gillian Jacobs and Bebe Neuwirth were among the incredible talents who teamed up to write, rehearse, produce, and perform six original plays in 24 hours. The performance was entirely LIVE and streamed in living rooms around the world! 
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 6, 2020
All great pop songs are written about love - either its loss or its beginning. And after breaking onto the scene in 2019 with a handful of singles, Cassidy King has returned with a new pop gem, “Wasted,” of which she notes, “‘Wasted’ speaks on the difficulty of knowing when it’s safe to fall and being able to fully trust in that commitment when you can’t see what they see in you.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 26, 2020
TV One's original auto-biographical series UNCENSORED resumes for its third season with premiere episodes debuting on Sunday, September 6 at 10 P.M. ET/9C.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 24, 2020
IBMA and SPBGMA award-winner and former Rounder Records artist Alecia Nugent returns from a 10-year recording hiatus, breaking new ground and firmly claiming a place in the Country music landscape with THE OLD SIDE OF TOWN.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2021
'Fetch' is happening in The Batter's Box, as Krystina Alabado joins BREAK A BAT for their 80th episode! Alabado tested her baseball and Broadway knowledge in an attempt to join the prestigious 'Winner's Circle' for the podcast's trivia elite, much like her fellow Plastics, Kate Rockwell and Jonalyn Saxer.
by BWW Staff - Apr 13, 2021
The Portuguese performer Lara Martins played the opera diva Carlotta in The Phantom of the Opera on the West End nearly 1700 times - a record-breaking run in that role - before exiting the London production in 2018. She rejoined the show for its Greek premiere last year when the pandemic hit, and is now expanding her range with a debut album, Cancao, that extends her skill-set yet further.