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New Faces - 1940 - West End

New Faces of 1952 is a musical revue with songs and comedy skits. It ran on Broadway for nearly a year in 1952 and was then made into a motion picture in 1954. It helped jump start the careers of several young performers including Paul Lynde, Alice Ghostley, Eartha Kitt, Robert Clary, Carol Lawrence, Ronny Graham, performer/writer Mel Brooks (as Melvin Brooks), and lyricist Sheldon Harnick.

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by TV News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
Deadline reports that ABC will produce 'Old-ish,' a new spinoff from the 'Black-ish' franchise (which also includes 'Mixed-ish' and 'Grown-ish').
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2020
The Marsh announces the line-up for its first-ever digital global festival, MarshStream International Solo Fest, presenting performers aged 16 to 79 from across the nation and around the world, including Russia, Scotland, Israel, Canada, and Australia, as well as some of The Marsh's fan-favorites in a four day online marathon of 51 global works.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2020
An hour long, Season a??Un-Openinga?? virtual celebration scheduled for October 22 at 7 PM anchors a series of Fall events during the GRAND Intermission period of shutdown.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020
Porchlight Music Theatre has announced its schedule for fall 2020, offering a variety of free and pay-to-view options for virtual experiences.
by TV News Desk - Sep 21, 2020
The music video for Chris Stapleton’s “Starting Over” is out now (watch below). Directed and filmed by Becky Fluke, the video features footage from the song’s recording process at Nashville’s historic RCA Studio A. 
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Variety reports that Richard Roxburgh, Helen Thomson, David Wenham, and Dacre Montgomery have joined the cast of Baz Lurhmann's 'Elvis,' a musical drama about the King of Rock and Roll.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2020
Syracuse Stage has announced plans for adjustments to the 2020/2021 season in order to address the continuing impact of the Covid-19 virus. Three previously announced plays will be replaced in the six show season. The Cold Read Festival of New Plays returns with additional enhanced experiences. A series of community focused performances and conversations will be added and subscribers will be given access to a series of special interviews and behind the scenes looks guided by Syracuse Stage artistic leadership.
by TV News Desk - Sep 16, 2020
New York Times bestselling author and two-time Golden Globe Award winner Jim Carrey to take on the role of Vice President Joe Biden for the upcoming 46th season of “Saturday Night Live.”
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2020
Lookingglass Theatre Company announces gglassclasses online, where adults and youth will learn from experienced Lookingglass Ensemble Members and Teaching Artists. Lookingglass is committed to continuing to engage, inviting people to keep curious, to imagine, and to play while at home.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2020
Additional performers join singer/musical director and sheet music archivist Michael Lavine this Saturday, October 10th at 12 Noon ET.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2020
Due to implications of COVID-19 and the current international border restrictions, we regret to announce that the 2020 edition of the Just For Laughs Sydney Comedy Festival scheduled for this November will not take place. 
by Rakaputra Paputungan - Oct 3, 2020
Musical community Jaksicala??s annual birthday concert is back - this time in virtual space, due to the ongoing pandemic. JOURNEY THROUGH TIME 4 REWIND showcases showtunes from Jaksicala??s previous three concerts, sung by both returning and new performers.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2020
Join singer/musical director and sheet music archivist Michael Lavine on Saturday, October 10th at 12 Noon ET for an American Popular Song Society program honoring the Broadway composer and cabaret artist Arthur Siegel.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2020
The Canadian Opera Company’s 2019/2020 season marked a year of inspired mainstage programming, increased community engagement, and new digital initiatives, as reported today at the COC’s Annual General Meeting by COC Board Chair Jonathan Morgan and COC General Director Alexander Neef.
by Louise Penn - Oct 22, 2020
Next month Jermyn Street Theatre, the smallest producing house in the West End, celebrates 15 Heroines in a series of monologues written and performed by female and non-binary creatives. We asked the theatre's Artistic Director (and co-director of the plays) Tom Littler to tell us more.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2020
Porchlight Music Theatre has announced its newest virtual offering, the first online production of its New Faces Sing Broadway series, New Faces Sing Broadway 1987, hosted by Larry Adams, directed by Christopher Pazdernik and with music direction and arrangements by David Fiorello.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2020
Door Shakespeare has announced their second virtual production: The Comedy of Errors, by William Shakespeare. The Comedy of Errors streams to homes from Tuesday, October 27 through Monday, November 16.
by TV News Desk - Oct 20, 2020
Family entertainment network BYUtv today announced that original 'Studio C' cast member Jason Gray will return to the fan-favorite sketch comedy show in fall 2021.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2020
The Round Barn Theatre at the newly re-named Barns at Nappanee will present A Musical Christmas Carol, a brand new adaptation with a book by RBT Artistic Director, Bethany Crawford, and music and lyrics by RBT Executive Director,
by Carol Kassie - Oct 13, 2020
BOCA RATON, FL: MNM Theatre Company, like almost every theatre company around the world, has been drastically affected by COVID-19. All scheduled productions have either been cancelled or postponed indefinitely, with no re-start date in sight. However, the company's Producing Artistic Director and CEO Marcie Gorman and Director Jonathan Van Dyke have come up with an innovative way to provide audiences with theatre, and the company's first production Maltby and Shire's Closer Than Ever will debut on November 27th and be available for On Demand streaming through December 31st.
by Carol Kassie - Oct 13, 2020
MNM Theatre Company, like almost every theatre company around the world, has been drastically affected by COVID-19. All scheduled productions have either been cancelled or postponed indefinitely, with no re-start date in sight. 
by TV News Desk - Oct 1, 2020
New York Times bestselling author and two-time Golden Globe Award winner Jim Carrey will take on the role of Vice President Joe Biden along Maya Rudolph's Kamala Harris for the upcoming 46th season of 'Saturday Night Live.'
by TV News Desk - Nov 9, 2020
Chris Stapleton will perform “Starting Over” during the 54th Annual CMA Awards—airing this Wednesday, November 11 at 8:00pm ET/7:00pm CT on ABC.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2020
Today (November 6) in live streaming: Laura Osnes visits Backstage Live, we reveal the Next On Stage Top 3, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2020
Porchlight Music Theatre announces its newest virtual offering, the first online production of its New Faces Sing Broadway series, New Faces Sing Broadway 1987, hosted by Larry Adams, directed by Christopher Pazdernik and with music direction and arrangements by David Fiorello. 
by TV News Desk - Nov 30, 2020
Dame Maggie Smith will star in the upcoming film adaptation of 'A German Life,' a one-woman play from 'Dangerous Liaisons' and 'Atonement' screenwriter/playwright Christopher Hampton.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2020
Tickets for each of the online events are available at PorchlightMusicTheatre.org. Links are available for viewing 72 hours after purchase.  Porchlight also announces the return of the popular series celebrating the 90th birthday of Stephen Sondheim, Sondheim@90 Roundtable with Michael Weber. The series returns Saturday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. CST with a discussion on Road Show with guests Deanna Dunagan, Chris Jones and Michael Mahler.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2020
28 quarterfinalists have been selected for the 28th annual American Traditions Vocal Competition (ATC), which is slated to be held virtually Feb. 9-19, 2021.
by TV News Desk - Nov 23, 2020
Natalie Palamides: Nate - A One Man Show will premiere globally on Netflix December 1, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2020
28 quarterfinalists have been selected for the 28th annual American Traditions Vocal Competition (ATC), which is slated to be held virtually Feb. 9-12, 2021.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2020
Open Book Theatre Company's newest show puts a twelve-step participant center stage.  What Brought Me Here introduces us to Kevin, who is leading a group online for the first time. As he shares the story of how he came to this point in his life, he reveals how the connections he has made make him feel less alone.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2020
Richardson Theatre Centre proudly presents THEATRE OF THE IMAGINATION, a series of music and audio vignettes presented in an old time radio style and featuring the best of the North Texas Community Talent.  The talented casts consists of many of RTC's regular actors and many new faces.   
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020
Today, Sheffield Theatres and Evolution Pantomimes announce the cast for Damian's Pop–Up Panto! at the Crucible Theatre. Joining legendary Dame, Damian Williams, are comedian, presenter and internet dancing sensation Joe Tracini (CBBC's The Dengineers, Hollyoaks), West End star Gemma Sutton (Gypsy, Follies, Girl From the North Country), Lucas Rush (Rock of Ages) and Deborah Tracey (Standing at the Sky's Edge).
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020
Shakespeare & Company celebrates community on December 5th with New Horizons, a Virtual Gala.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2020
The Area Premier of Elf The Musical is gearing up to hit the stage in Hagerstown MD at the Historic Maryland Theatre. Directed by Scott Rubel, Choreographed by Samantha Williams, and Music Directed by Zayna Burnham, the story of Buddy The Elf comes to life on stage in this magnificent christmas delights.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2020
TheatreZone, a nonprofit, 501(c)3 professional theatre performing in-residence at the G&L Theatre on the Community School of Naples campus, will present “Merry Manilow” on December 11-13 as the first event of its Showstopper Series. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2021
TSquared Production Company will usher in 2021 with an online reading of William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night on January 5th at 7pm. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
Everyone has a story. What’s yours? Penobscot Theatre Company will present Flyin’ Solo, an autobiographical theatrical memoir, featuring twelve actors and performed live remotely from January 21 – February 7.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
TSquared Production Company will produce #NotAllBad: An Evening of New Works on January 26th at 7pm. This will be the company's second virtual new works event.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020
Onassis USA and the New Museum’s NEW INC have announced the launch of ONX Studio—the Onassis, NEW INC Extended Reality Studio—with two dozen artists and producers working in extended reality, for a year-long term to develop significant works for the public realm.
by TV News Desk - Dec 3, 2020
The long-awaited lineup for the second edition of The BPM Festival: Costa Rica has been announced, featuring performances from dance music’s finest tastemakers.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2020
On this day, we're celebrating the birthday of legendary actress, Dame Maggie Smith!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2020
Signature Theatre has announced the full lineup for Signature Theatre’s 2021 Signature Features season, five fully-staged plays and musicals, made exclusively for the screen and professionally filmed in HD on set (multiple safety protocols were employed to ensure artists’ and crew’s safety).
by TV News Desk - Dec 16, 2020
Platinum certified country artist Matt Stell will close out the year celebrating his second No. 1 single, “Everywhere But On,” and being named to Country Radio Seminar’s 2021 New Faces of Country Music class with a free virtual concert on Sunday, December 20 at 7 p.m. CT.
by David Green - Dec 15, 2020
There is no question Christmas is going to look different for many of us this year, but there is no reason you cannot celebrate at home with the talented performers of Theatre 29. Get into the festive spirit with the Theatre 29 online Holiday concert “Home for the Holidays”. 
by Tara Bennett - Dec 14, 2020
Tis the season for holiday classics, and what could be better (and much needed) than a live production of one of the most beloved holiday stories of all time? IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY is the latest production brought to you by Theatre Baton Rouge as part of their 75th season.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2020
Governor Brian P. Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp today announced the recipients of the ninth annual Governor's Awards for the Arts and Humanities. The awards were presented in partnership with the Georgia Council for the Arts and Georgia Humanities.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2020
Born of the COVID-19 pandemic that ravished the entertainment industry in 2020, Brooklyn artist Laura Kay along with actress & director Ashley Kristeen Vega created PARTY CLAW PRODUCTIONS.
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2020
HBO Max has released the names and images of the actors set to portray iconic LGBTQ+ activists in the upcoming four-part docuseries EQUAL, premiering as a binge drop in October 2020 during LGBT History Month.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2020
Stagebridge, the nation's first performing arts company for older adults, returns to a 12-week digital session showcasing pillars of the San Francisco Bay Area theater and storytelling communities and beyond leading into the fall.