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Opal - 1992 - Off-Broadway

Based on the childhood diary of Opal Whiteley


Lamb's Theatre

(New York, NY)
130 West 44th Street
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2021
In 1921, Logan County, West Virginia, coal miners were non-union and worked long hours in dangerous conditions, paid for their own mining supplies, lived in houses owned by the coal companies and were paid per mined ton of coal in the coal companies' own currency called 'script' which could only be spent at the coal companies' owned stores.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 10, 2020
Craft Recordings is set to reissue three best-selling albums from the GRAMMY® Award-winning Americana trio, Nickel Creek: Nickel Creek (2000), This Side (2002), and Why Should the Fire Die? (2005).
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2020
WORLD Channel, the award-winning multimedia platform and content producer, has partnered with BlackStar Film Festival, for the second annual BlackStar Pitch.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 29, 2020
The Bushwick Film Festival (BFF) celebrated its 13th edition virtually this year from October 21 - 25.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 28, 2020
This Halloween, stay up late with Adult Swim for some spooked-out treats beginning Friday, October 30 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 22, 2020
Today, REVOLT announced its presentation of a new captivating documentary that takes a close look at the passionate struggle for social equality happening today, and the robust grassroots efforts propelling the movement forward.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 19, 2020
Like so many other awards presentations, the Young Entertainer Awards (YEA) in Hollywood are going virtual this year.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 1, 2020
The Old Globe announced today that it will present the series finale of Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein's hit online series Thinking Shakespeare Live: Sonnets! on Tuesday, October 20 at 6:30 p.m. PDT.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 1, 2020
From the company that redefined dinner theater, Nordo's Room Service: Do Not Disturb is a deliciously entertaining pivot from live events. Do Not Disturb is a cocktail kit and dessert; it's one-part escape room and one-part treasure chest; best of all, it's all in one box.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2020
Due to circumstances beyond our control, Opal Theatre is putting Season III on hold.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 7, 2021
Back in business! Seattle's long time performing arts producer and impresario Mark Siano is leading his band The Enablers in a series of outdoor shows in Seattle's Sodo neighborhood May 22-30. In a world where Churches can still flourish, but the performing arts have been deemed superfluous, “The Church of Soft Rock” challenges the notion that music is not essential to the soul.
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2021
Hale Center Theater Orem will produce 'ANNIE JR' playing from May. 14 to May. 22, 2021.
by Jonathan Marshall - May 29, 2021
She's one of the biggest pop stars of all time but many of us are aware of the conservatorship battle Britney Spears has been locked in for over half of her career, essentially depriving her of her freedom. Inspired by the #FreeBritney movement and the recent documentary, Saving Britney is a hilarious and heart-breaking look at celebrity obsession. She was on national TV by the age of seven and an international superstar by sixteen. But now she is in trouble and the only person who might be able to save her could be millennial Britney Spears superfan, Jean from Gloucestershire.
by Nicole Rosky - May 21, 2021
Tonight's the night!  The 87th Annual Drama League Awards will be streamed today, May 21, 2021 at 7:00PM ET. Who will win? BroadwayWorld is updating the list live!
by TV Scoop - Mar 9, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a New Episode of STATION 19 and if it's a new episode, airing on ABC on Thursday, March 11, 2021!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 30, 2021
The Drama League has just announced the 2021 Nominees and Special Recognition Honorees for The 87th Annual Drama League Awards. Keeping in the tradition of honoring the outstanding accomplishments of the theatrical community, as they have since 1935, this year the organization has established five unique categories to honor the extraordinary achievements of artists across the nation who created digital and socially-distanced theatrical productions during this challenging year of suspension for live arts.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 30, 2021
Bennett comes with extensive programming experience, and was most recently the Director of Filmmaker Development and Shorts Programmer for DOC NYC and Senior Programmer at Athena Film Festival.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2021
Presenting a special homage to our nation's capital, Washington, D.C., appearances will include guest of honor Smithsonian Secretary Lonnie G. Bunch III, Congressman James E. Clyburn and Former First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama along with performances from Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and gifted young dancers from The Ailey School.
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jun 8, 2021
El director artístico Daniel Bianco ha revelado lo que podremos ver a partir de septiembre en el 4 de Jovellanos.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2021
Celebrating true original underground filmmaking, Holly Weird celebrates and showcases independent films of all genres that feature a distinct vision, a unique voice, or an avant-garde challenge to what is expected or accepted. The festival is making it's mission to showcase the work of filmmakers who defy independent visions.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 25, 2021
Oscar, Emmy  and  Golden Globe nominated actress JoBeth Williams and Award winning Broadway, film and television actor Harris Yulin are set to star in the next monthly digital presentation of the new play  We Have To Hurry, streaming live via Broadway on Demand for two performances only, Saturday, July 10th at 8pm and Sunday, July 11th at 3pm.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 19, 2021
Before the parade began, hundreds of supporters gathered at Evans Avenue Plaza in the Historic Southside neighborhood to join the 'Grandmother of Juneteenth' on her annual walk to the Tarrant County Courthouse in downtown Fort Worth.
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 18, 2021
President Biden has just signed a bill making Juneteenth a federal holiday, and while that news is enough to celebrate, there are plenty of theatrical festivities going on this weekend to keep the party going. BroadwayWorld has pulled together a list of what you can watch from home!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2021
More than 50 elders, most over 75, were interviewed by student writers and recent graduates of historically Black colleges and universities. Photo portraits of interviewees were taken by a new generation of Black photographers — and most were local talent from the subjects' own communities.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 11, 2021
In observance of Juneteenth, Ailey All Access will present a program of conversation and dance, speaking to the enduring power of the human spirit and extending Alvin Ailey’s legacy of artistic activism.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 30, 2021
Berkshire Theatre Group has announced the 2021/22 fall and winter season at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield and The Unicorn Theatre in Stockbridge. Berkshire Theatre Group carefully monitors CDC guidelines for COVID-19 on a regular basis. They will continue to update procedures as needed. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 29, 2020
Wanzie Presents & Rich Charron are set to present a Pay-To-View presentation of playwright Michael Wanzie's newly-penned LADIES OF EOLA HEIGHTS Episode 6 - ZOOM REUNION debuting at 9 pm  ET on Saturday, August 15, 2020 via YouTube. This world premiere streaming production will be immediately preceded by a 7:30 pm Zoom Cast & Crew Cocktail Party. The play will remain available for on-demand viewing from its debut through the evening of August 29, 2020.
by Stage Tube - Jul 16, 2021
The 2017 production at the Globe was the most successful in the theatre’s history, and all of the principal cast members return to voice their roles in one of the greatest plays ever written. Many of the ensemble also return, along with two new cast members, to round out the company.
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 20, 2021
Today (January 20) in live streaming: an Inauguration Day special with the Chaos Twins and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2021
Adelaide Guitar Festival will showcase a stellar line-up of South Australian musicians for its annual On The Road regional tour, including a brand new event in Lobethal next month.
by Stephi Wild - Feb 27, 2021
Producers Rich Charon and Wanzie Presents are currently presenting an encore on - demand streaming of playwright Michael Wanzie's most-recently-penned Episode 6 in his long-running LADIES OF EOLA HEIGHTS franchise which originally debuted on August 15, 2020.
by Stephi Wild - Feb 27, 2021
Opal Theatre Company Presents SPEECH & DEBATE, which will then be streaming online. The production runs February 26-March 14.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 24, 2021
The ghost of Juicy's dad haunts him and asks for revenge - on Juicy's uncle, who has now married his widowed mom. Sound familiar? The Wilma Theater has announced the world premiere digital production of James Ijames' FAT HAM, a contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare's HAMLET, set in the American South.
by TV Scoop - Feb 22, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a New Episode of STATION 19 and if it's a new episode, airing on ABC on Thursday, March 11, 2021!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2021
Smuin Contemporary Ballet continues its inspiring tradition of encouraging company dancers to explore their creativity in its Choreography Showcase, an opportunity for audiences to experience a treasure trove of stunning world premieres ranging from humorous to heartfelt.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 19, 2021
The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for Hamlet: On the Radio, in a partnership with KPBS. The Globe’s Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein is transforming his smash-hit 2017 production of William Shakespeare’s exhilarating tragedy into an audio-only revival.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 4, 2020
The Episcopal Actors' Guild (EAG) and the House of the Redeemer are proud to present a joint holiday party with music and a reading of Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol, followed by the singing of carols and a virtual reception.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2020
Elton John, Warren Buffett, Sesame Workshop and the co-founders of the Black Lives Matter movement were all honored Saturday night during NBC's “Global Citizen Prize” telecast.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 15, 2020
International advocacy organization Global Citizen today announced the winners of the 2020 Global Citizen Prize.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 9, 2021
This week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2021
J.P. Prescott’s Traveling Medicine Show reimagines the old-time traveling tent shows of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. A wide array of performers will take the stage under the Big Tent outside The Colonial Theatre backed by the house band for the evening, the Rev Tor Band.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 25, 2020
Holocene was Melbourne delight, flying in the face of that citya??s love of grunge.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2020
Wanzie Presents & Rich Charron are set to present a Pay-To-View presentation of playwright Michael Wanzie's original (Episode 1) production of LADIES OF EOLA HEIGHTS for Nne Nite Only: Saturday, August 29, 2020 at 9 pm via YouTube.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 13, 2020
In Fall 2020, Nimbus will move into the Nimbus Arts Center at the Lively, a 15,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility in Jersey Citya??s Powerhouse Arts District which will house the non-profit organizationa??s professional dance company, school of dance, performing arts presentations, visual arts program, and office headquarters.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 10, 2020
FX has set the premiere date for the highly-anticipated fourth installment of Fargo, the Emmy, Golden Globe, AFI, Peabody and TCA Award-winning limited series created by Noah Hawley. Starring Chris Rock, the next chapter will premiere with two episodes directed by Hawley on Sunday, September 27 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on FX.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2021
Join Anastacia (Dr. Phylicia Elder on NBC's 'New Amsterdam,' Opal on CBS's 'The Good Fight,' an Original DIVA from Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Nurse Norma in Waitress & in the upcoming 2021 revival, and May in Secret Life of Bees).
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 6, 2021
An official selection at the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival as well as at DOC NYC and AFI DOCS, Through the Night is an intimate cinema verité portrait of three working mothers whose lives intersect at a 24-hour daycare center in New Rochelle, New York.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2021
We Have to Hurry , by a new work by acclaimed playwright, actor, and director Dorothy Lyman starring Kathleen Chalfant and Elliott Gould will host a Virtual Stage Door.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 21, 2021
From Saturday, May 29 until Tuesday, June 1, 2021 Melbourne Cellist Richard Narroway (29) will perform for guests on board The Ghan and will entertain locals along the journey from Darwin to Katherine, Alice Springs, Coober Pedy and Adelaide.