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Hammerstein's Theatre

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1697 Broadway at W. 53rd St.
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by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019
We got on inside look at Becoming Nancy yesterday as Jessica Vosk took over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story at Atlanta's Alliance Theatre! So in case you missed it (or just want to relive all of the fun and excitement), we compiled clips for you to enjoy. Check it all out!
by Linnae Medeiros - Sep 7, 2019
Get ready for an inside look at the new musical Becoming Nancy because Jessica Vosk is taking over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story this Sunday, September 8th! Be sure to tune in throughout the day to get a peek behind-the-scenes at a day of tech at Atlanta's Alliance Theatre. You're not gonna want to miss this sneak peek at the world premiere musical!
by TV News Desk - Sep 20, 2018
The 2018 Margaret Mead Film Festival—the internationally recognized premier platform for documentary films—will screen 55 outstanding films representing 39 countries and host special events and performances from Thursday, October 18, through Sunday, October 21, at the American Museum of Natural History. The public can purchase tickets and see full film descriptions and trailers online at amnh.org/mead, and can create a personalized film schedule at mead2018.sched.com.
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2019
New York's leading LGBTQ film festival, NewFest, has announced the full lineup of their 31st annual celebration of the year's best LGBTQ films from around the world. As announced earlier this week, the festival will kick off the festival's 31st edition with the New York premiere of Mike Doyle's Manhattan-set ensemble rom-com SELL BY, featuring an eclectic cast including Scott Evans (Netflix's “Grace and Frankie”), Kate Walsh (ABC's “Grey's Anatomy”), Academy Award-nominee and Emmy Award-winner Patricia Clarkson, Michelle Buteau (Netflix's “Tales of the City”) and Augustus Prew (HIGH-RISE), and will close the festival with the New York premiere of Rodrigo Bellott's award-winning film TU ME MANQUES, which was recently announced as Bolivia's submission for Best International Feature Film selection for the 2019 Academy Awards. 
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2018
Screen Media announced today it has acquired all North American rights for Tilman Singer's audacious, psychotropic horror film LUZ, planning a first quarter 2019 release in theaters across the US.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Jason SweetTooth Williams (Be More Chill) is fittingly turned into a cookie for this virtual performance video of an original new song by Eric Fegan (Music) and Jamie Maletz (Lyrics). With backup cookies played by Badia Farha (School of Rock), Cori Jaskier, Kennedy Kanagawa, MinJi Kim, Luana Psaros, and Dani Weiner and a cameo by Broadway lyricist Mindi Dickstein (who inspired the song), the piece is about quarantine snacking. Orchestrations are by Elspeth Collard.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2019
The 11th Annual Burbank International Film Festival announced its winners at their closing night Awards Show and Reception held at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel on September 8. This year's honorees included Ed Asner, Marion Ross, Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mandel. Over 200 short and full-length films by up-and-coming filmmakers were screened during September 4-8 at the AMC Burbank 16.
by TV News Desk - Oct 29, 2019
NewFest, one of the world's most venerable and respected LGBTQ film festivals, has announced today the winners of its 31st edition which took place in New York from October 23 to 29, 2019. Top honors went to Jayro Bustamante for TEMBLORES (Grand Jury Prize, Narrative Feature) and Theodore Collatos and Carolina Monnerat for QUEEN OF LAPA (Grand Jury Prize, Documentary Feature), while Levan Akin's AND THEN WE DANCED and Cody Stickels' A NIGHT AT SWITCH N' PLAY picked up the top Audience Awards for narrative and documentary features respectively. The announcement was made today by NewFest Executive Director David Hatkoff and Director Of Programming Nick McCarthy.
by Claudio Erlichman - Oct 2, 2019
Heathers: The Musical is a rock musical with music, lyrics and book by Laurence O'Keefe and Kevin Murphy, based on the 1988 film of the same name written by Daniel Waters. While it is a high-energy black comedy, the show opens conversations about dark issues, including bullying, teen suicide, sexual assault, and violence in schools and now receives its first theatrical production in Brazil.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2019
Queen of Lapa, the critically-acclaimed documentary from directors Theodore Collatos and Carolina Monnerat will have its much-anticipated New York premiere as part of the documentary competition at the 31st edition of New Fest: New York's LGBTQ Film Festival, on Saturday, October 26 at Cinépolis Chelsea.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2020
The online concert premiere of the new musical Sticks & Stones will feature a star-studded cast including Audra McDonald, Javier Muñoz and George Salazar when it premieres Friday, October 16, 2020, as part of National Bullying Prevention Month. The stream benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and Born This Way Foundation.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019
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. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551.
by Claudio Erlichman - Nov 14, 2019
With direction by Miguel Falabella, The Merry Widow will debut on 14th, and will be staged in Portuguese until the 24th of November. Altogether there will be 10 recites, and the presentations on Sundays will have a unique value of R $ 20 for all sectors.
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2019
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 BWW News Desk - May 8, 2019
The National Park Service in partnership with Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company presents the Ellis Island Asian American Heritage Festival on Sunday, May 19, 2019, with ceremony and performances starting at 12 noon at The Great Hall of Immigration at Ellis Island, located on the second floor of the main Ellis Island building. A full schedule of performances of one hour by nationally renowned artists and performers will celebrate the 2019 Asian American Heritage Month with the National Park Service.  The festival will showcase traditional and contemporary Asian American Music and Dance, with notable performing artists from the community in New York and New Jersey including the Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company, Kindling Sindaw (Philipines), Vietnam Heritage Center, the Kalagangothri Foundation (India), and H?lau Hula O Na Mele '?ina O Hawaii'(Hawaii).
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2019
Next month, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2020
On Saturday, May 16 at 7 PM Estonian National Opera will stream Léo Delibes's ballet 'Coppélia.'
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2019
Medusa: The Musical, which had a debut through New York University's Tisch School of the Arts Spring Festival this April will play songs from its bustling score as part of the May 20, 2019 concert of Broadway's Future Songbook Series presented by Arts and Artists for Tomorrow.
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2019
FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents The New Studio on Broadway's graduating class of 2019 from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts in Not a Showcase. Directed and produced by the students themselves, this ~not showcase~ will not be filled with songs from the musical theatre canon and beyond. 
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2019
Sweden by way of Gambia singer Luana Kiara has released her debut single 'Trigger'. The release comes as Luana has been revealed as the face of the New Balance International Women's Day campaign in Scandinavia. WATCH THE VIDEO HERE
by Claudio Erlichman - Mar 29, 2019
Glamour, power and greed in the musical that made history on Broadway. This is 'Sunset Boulevard', a super production that premiered on March 22 at Teatro Santander, Sao Paulo, and marks the return to the stages of one of the most beloved Brazilian theater duo: Marisa Orth and Daniel Boaventura. They will be the protagonists of the seven Tony Awards winning musical, featuring songs by Andrew Lloyd Weber.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2020
School of Rock's Jaygee Macapugay wants to tell Filipino American stories through musical theatre. See behind the scenes photos of The Language Lesson, her debut musical short film
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Mar 1, 2019
A Roma il piccolo teatro Altro Spazio continua ad offrire serate di grande emozione con un programma denso di giovani talenti come nel caso del concerto SUPERVOCI in cui quattro belle, prodigiose e calde voci, con la direzione artistica e regia di Enrico D'Amore e la direzione musicale del Maestro Simone Martino, hanno interpretato grandi successi e brani inediti.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
Utah Film Center announced today the 19 feature films selected for the 17th annual Damn These Heels Queer Film Festival, set to run virtually July 10-19, 2020 at DamnTheseHeels.org.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser has reported that community theater groups such as ProArts Playhouse and  Maui OnStage are figuring out how to prepare to bring productions back to the stage in the time of the health crisis.
by Maria Nockin - Jul 8, 2018
Dolora Zajick's Institute for Young Dramatic Voices (IYDV) offers free master classes as well as a free concert of songs and arias sung by students with piano accompaniment. All these events are held at Nightingale Hall, 1335 North Virginia Street, Reno, NV, and no tickets are required for any of them.
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Jul 5, 2018
Brunella Platania, direttrice dell'Accademia Platafisica, alla fine della prima parte del gala annuncia che la serata sara piu lunga delle celebrazioni per il 70° compleanno di Andrew Lloyd Webber dello scorso marzo. Ma devo dire che le tre ore di CANTANDO CON LE STELLE- DA BROADWAY A HOLLYWOOD PASSANDO PER IL CUORE organizzate lo scorso 30 giugno al Teatro Altro Spazio di Roma non ci sono sembrate poi cosi interminabili.
by Claudio Erlichman - Jul 31, 2019
With direction by Ulysses Cruz and starring Marcos Mion, Leticia Spiller, Bruno Fagundes, Nicole Rosemberg, the show tells the origin of the masked hero's story, mixing romance and a lot of humor.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2019
Rehearsals are underway for The Alliance Theatre's upcoming world premiere musical, BECOMING NANCY.  Get a peek inside the rehearsal room!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jul 23, 2019
The 13th Annual Broadway's Rising Stars concert took place at The Town Hall (123 W. 43rd Street) on Monday, July 22nd at 8:00pm. The concert brought back one of its own, this year's Tony Award winner for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma!, Ali Stroker. Broadway's Rising Stars is the national showcase event for recent graduates of Performing Arts schools.
by Patrick Honoré - Jul 12, 2019
During her inaugural speech for a square named in honor of Marlene Dietrich in the posh 16th arrondissement in 2003, Ms. Beate Klarsfeld said, 'Though she's yet to be recognized as such, Marlene Dietrich is truly the female celebrity who dominated the 20th century in the domains of anti-hitlerian politics, the cinematic arts, and women's liberation. In all these areas, she was a driving force. What is the stuff of legend? Is it destiny or just life?'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2020
In addition to its regular daily live music programming, the Bandsintown LIVE and Bandsintown OUTSKIRTS channels are hosting three special events this week.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
Utah Film Center announced today a drive-in movie experience, 4 late addition feature films, and 4 short film programs for the 17th annual Damn These Heels Queer Film Festival, set to run virtually July 10-19, 2020 at DamnTheseHeels.org.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2019
The San Diego Performing Arts League is pleased to announce that 41 volunteers from 31 local performing arts organizations have been selected to be honored this year at the 25th Star Awards on Saturday, February 2, 2019. The Star Awards honors volunteers of San Diego County performing arts organizations, and recognizes the indispensable role that volunteers play in the arts community. Each organization selects its own special volunteer to be recognized. These honored volunteers have donated countless hours to music, theater, dance and other cultural institutions in San Diego County.
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - Jan 29, 2019
On February 8-10, 2019, thirteen talented adult actors will bring to stage the trials and tribulations of school life and being a kid in KIDSPEAK 4.0, a Staged Reading in the CWP Black Box at Carrollwood Players.
by Claudio Erlichman - Jan 15, 2019
Atraves da Iris (Through the Iris) is a tribute to New Yorker Iris Apfel, world icon of fashion at 97 years. 'More is more, less is bore", a joke with the old 'less is more,' is the motto of Iris Apfel, businesswoman, interior designer, and today one of the world's greatest references in pop art and fashion; opening the celebrations for the 90 years of Nathalia Timberg, which will be completed in 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019
La exposición China en mi imaginación es el resultado de un concurso homónimo de dibujo y pintura quese ha encargado de acercar la cultura de dicho país a los niños de las escuelas primarias públicas oficiales de la Secretaría de Educación Pública y talleres de arte y producción atendidos por la Sección de Enseñanzas Artísticas del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL).
by TV News Desk - Feb 28, 2020
Swedish/Gambian singer Luana Kiara has released her brand new single 'Reminder'. The song is a forceful empowerment anthem featuring huge heaps of bass and a hard-hitting chorus, which finds Luana enlisting a sharp-tongued rap flow.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2021
Streaming Live exactly one year after theaters have been closed, this virtual play festival will offer eight original plays focused on spring’s renewal, hope, and various traditions. Through Rites of Spring, we continue our exploration of this ever-changing and growing new medium, and expand on how we foster theatrical creativity. 
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2020
Irondale, Brooklyn's leading theatrical ensemble producing immersive and non-traditional performance, will present the On Women Festival, a three-week theater festival that places the feminine perspective in the spotlight, March 4-21. With two mainstage productions, To Moscow! A Palimpsest and Night Shadows - Or, One Hundred Million Voices Shouting, and two works-in-progress, England's Splendid Daughters and The Fainting Room,   coupled with educational workshops and a special performance by the Young New Yorker's Women's Ensemble, the festival highlights Irondale's mission to present relevant and reflective works while tackling current issues facing the community. 
by TV News Desk - Dec 3, 2019
Against the backdrop of political corruption and flagrant transphobia in Brazil, the late, great Luana Muniz—cabaret performer, activist, and sex worker since age 11—minced no words about the challenges in calling Lapa, Rio de Janeiro home. In her hostel, she provided a rare safe haven and a heavy dose of tough love for the next generation of trans sex workers.
by Claudio Erlichman - Dec 2, 2019
The itinerant show Casa Rosa dos Ventos (Windrose's House) opens December 6 with direction by Fabiana Tolentino. The play is a production of M.O.T.I.M (Women Organized by an Infinite Movement Theater), which works on themes such as feminism, art and spirituality. Conceived by Fabiana Tolentino, it also has the support and active collaboration of over 20 artists, including women and men interested in this quality of debate.
by Stage Tube - Aug 28, 2019
The Alliance Theatre's is currently staging the world premiere musical, BECOMING NANCY. Hear from choreographer Jerry Mitchell.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2020
'Celebration of Positivity' set for Thursday August 20th at 7pm- a collaboration between Rising Sun Performance Company, Here We Go Festival And Dirty Laundry Theatre Company.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2020
Founding Artistic Director Akia, announced today that Rising Sun Performance Company recently concluded its ensemble auditions. This was the first open call since 2017 held specifically for resident ensemble members.
by Claudio Erlichman - Apr 22, 2019
Cangaco was the banditism phenomenon of Northeast Brazil in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This region of Brazil is known for its aridness and hard way of life, and in a form of 'social banditry' against the government, many men and women decided to become nomadic bandits, roaming the hinterlands seeking money, food and revenge. With text and lyrics by Newton Moreno, direction by Sergio Modena and musical direction by Fernanda Maia, the show is free inspired by testimonies of women involved in the Cangaco and exalts the female force. Tickets are free.
by Claudio Erlichman - Apr 17, 2019
Cangaco was the banditism phenomenon of Northeast Brazil in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This region of Brazil is known for its aridness and hard way of life, and in a form of 'social banditry' against the government, many men and women decided to become nomadic bandits, roaming the hinterlands seeking money, food and revenge. With text and lyrics by Newton Moreno, direction by Sergio Modena and musical direction by Fernanda Maia, the show is free inspired by testimonies of women involved in the Cangaco and exalts the female force. Tickets are free.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2019
Sweden by way of Gambia singer Luana Kiara has released a poignant video for her debut single 'Trigger'. WATCH HERE