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Orphans - 1985 - Off-Broadway


Westside Theatre (Downstairs)

(New York, NY)
407 West 43rd St.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 7, 2020
It's #MeaningfulMonday! Learn about how Elizaveta is mentoring students at a local orphanage!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 21, 2020
BBC AMERICA will air the US premiere of Baby Chimp Rescue, Saturdays starting December 5th at 8/7c as part of Wonderstruck. The three-part series narrated by Gillian Burke (Blue Planet UK) and from executive producer Jo Shinner (Planet Earth: A Celebration) follows an American couple, Jenny and Jim Desmond, as they teach their 21 rescued baby chimps how to survive on their own.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 14, 2020
Joan Lambur, President of Lambur Productions and Ramon Estevez, President of Estevez Sheen Productions, in association with Shenkowitz Productions are thrilled to share that the 2017 debut novel, Radio Free Vermont: A Fable of Resistance by award-winning author and environmentalist, Bill McKibben will be adapted into a scripted dramatic series. 
by Stage Tube - Oct 5, 2020
'Horton Foote: The Road to Home' will premiere at the Austin Film Festival.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 28, 2020
This MISCHIEF NIGHT, Jennifer Simard and Jessica Vosk will create some mischief by premiering their new True Crime Comedy Podcast: KILLING IT ON BROADWAY.  Each week, Broadway stars Jenn and Jess interview celebrities from Broadway & beyond about their love of true crime and discuss one infamous case from their guest's home state!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 21, 2020
Recording artist Ty Herndon today announced Friday, October 23 as the release date for his new single, Orphans of God, a duet with Emmy and Tony award-winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2020
'God Bless Us Every One,' is the story of Tiny Tim Cratchit, the sequel to 'A Christmas Carol,' the story of Ebenezer Scrooge.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 3, 2020
Pianist Shai Wosner commences his three-year term as Resident Artist of Peoples' Symphony Concerts (PSC) on Sunday, November 15 at 2:00 p.m. ET, the opening concert of PSC's virtual 120th anniversary season.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 20, 2020
We're rounding up our top ten TikToks of the week featuring stars like Andrew Lloyd Webber, Bob the Drag Queen, Natalie Weiss, Jonathan Bennett, JJ Niemann and more!
by Pauline Vella - Nov 18, 2020
If 2020 could be summed up perfectly in a show, that show would be ANNIE!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 13, 2020
“The Mysterious Benedict Society,” based on the award-winning and bestselling book series by Trenton Lee Stewart, will be coming to Disney+ in 2021. This series was originally developed for Hulu. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 12, 2020
Broadway On Demand, the theater-focused streaming platform, and The Ordway Center for the Performing Arts today announced a virtual holiday presentation of music from The Night Before Christmas: In Concert by Minnesota's three-time Grammy Award-winning, international music sensation Sounds of Blackness.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 21, 2021
Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley recently announced Stars in the House reunions of the casts of “Godspell,” “Annie,” and “Pageant'. It was today revealed that Sarah Jessica Parker will be joining the original orphans and Andrea McArdle on tonight's 'Annie' reunion episode of 'Stars In The House!'  
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 20, 2021
After winning a scholarship competition, four gifted orphans are recruited by the peculiar Mr. Benedict for a dangerous mission to save the world from a global crisis known as The Emergency.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2021
 Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today a theater-lovers dream week of shows, as they will reunite the casts of “Godspell,” “Annie,” and “Pageant,” and host a very special Elphabas vs. Glindas “Wicked” game night!  All will benefit the Actors Fund, and several nights will include matching donations from generous supporters of the arts. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2021
Vertical Entertainment is set to release Jon Carlo's feature directorial debut Feral State on digital, VOD, and all streaming platforms in the territories of North America (USA, Canada and Mexico), United Kingdom and Ireland on May 28.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 5, 2021
The Female Eye Film Festival (FeFF) founded by Canadian filmmaker Leslie Ann Coles, celebrates its 19th year March 8–28, 2021.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 29, 2021
On this day in 2012, Newsies seized the day on opening night at the Nederlander Theater!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 29, 2021
His instantly satisfying first single from the record “I Called You Rose,” hit Number #3 on the Euro Indie Music Charts and #8 on the World Indie Music Charts - with a second tune “I’d Send You My Heart” - hitting the airwaves now.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 22, 2021
Pat Collins, a Broadway lighting designer who won a 1986 Tony Award for her work on I'm Not Rappaport, has passed away. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2021
The 35th annual Tennessee Williams & New Orleans Literary Festival will offer two consecutive weekends of virtual programming in March 2021: a virtual Writer’s Retreat followed by a weekend of traditional events presented online. The Writer’s Retreat, March 19-21, will include online writing workshops, author events, and a writing marathon. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 16, 2021
Jamie Brewer won the 2018 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play for her work in 'Amy and the Orphans,' which follows estranged siblings Maggie and Jake, who are adults by the time their elderly father dies, but still wish a “grown up” could sort it out.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 1, 2021
The song is now available in digital format through 'Dalla Villa's' Spotify, iTunes, Apple Music, Google Play, Amazon Music, iHeart Radio, Pandora, Deezer, Napster, and more outlets.
by Ronn Burton - Mar 1, 2021
Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre remembers and celebrates one of their founding members MICHAEL JONES, who passed away a year ago. An Emmy winner and recipient of the Oklahoma Governor’s Arts Award, Michael was a co-founder and Artistic Associate at OKC Rep. While Michael was a pillar of the OKC theatre community, he also worked all over the country. Michael touched the lives and hearts of so many he worked with. The OKC theatre community remembers Michael Jones.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 22, 2020
Today during the Hulu 2020 Newfront presentation, a?oeGreen Is Good,a?? the company showcased the premium content, industry-leading insights, viewer-first advertising products and new creative opportunities that make Hulu, now part of Disney Advertising Sales, the most valuable streaming TV partner to today's biggest brands. 
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jun 17, 2021
We welcome back our regular feature, The Friday 5 (+1), with today’s opportunity to get to know four members of the Dear Miss Barrett cast better before the curtain goes up on the show’s world premiere production. Crystal Kurek, Deron Ryan Martel, Kimberly Rye and Tyler Evick offer their answers to our queries and tell you why they expect to see you in the audience of Dear Miss Barrett over the next two weekends.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 9, 2020
Sugar Creek Opera Presents THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE on Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 7:30pm.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2020
This weekend will add a new slate of films taking you to far out worlds that they hope will give that escapism you are looking for.
by Student Blogger: Izzi Diaz - Jul 30, 2020
As they say, a?oebehind every great man is a great woman.a?? Enter Eliza, that great woman and the better half of Alexander.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 30, 2020
MTV has announced the nominees for the 2020 VMAs, which will air live on Sunday, August 30, 2020 at 8pm ET/PT.  Ariana Grande (9), Lady Gaga (9), Billie Eilish (6) and The Weeknd (6) lead in nominations.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 24, 2020
A STAR IS BORED will be hosting a virtual benefit reading of BLUNT CIVILITY, a screenplay by Greg Lakhan and James Canellos based on the stage play by Lakhan this Saturday 7/25 at 8pm. The reading is directed by Rebecca Aparicio.
by TV Scoop - Jul 21, 2020
Get all the scoop on Encore Storylines for CBS DREAM TEAM… IT'S EPIC!, airing on CBS on Saturday, August 8, 2020!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 18, 2020
Feel like you've started to run out of things to watch? We here at BroadwayWorld have you covered! We all have our favorite musicals and plays, but what about the stories behind those shows? Luckily, over the years, many documentaries have been made about some of your favorite shows!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 5, 2021
After ten spectacular years raising money for the Make A Difference Trust, WEST END BARES, theatre's hottest annual fundraiser, announces a one-off online streaming event for 2021. West End Bares: Turned On will take place on Sunday 10th January 2021 at 8pm.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 28, 2021
Tony nominee Tom Sturridge will star alongside 'Game of Thrones' stars Gwendoline Christie and Charles Dance in 'The Sandman,' a new series coming soon to Netflix.
by Student Blogger: Bea Mienik - Jan 26, 2021
Eli Tokash reminds us of the beauty of art, perseverance, passion, and most notably - the hope we can give others by the simple act of Taking a Bow.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2020
Author Carol LaHines has announced the promotion of her literary novel, Someday Everything Will All Make Sense. Someday Everything Will All Make Sense follows Luther van der Loon, an eccentric professor of early music, as he navigates the stages of grief after his mother chokes on a wonton.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 22, 2020
Former Broadway kid turned rock 'n' roller Madysin Hatter has released a simple yet stunning 'one-shot' music video to accompany her acoustic cover of Aerosmith's 'Nobody's Fault'.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 22, 2020
Over the last quarter century, Singer/Songwriter (and former Judge) Chris St. John has truly led a diverse and successful professional career in the field of law.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 15, 2020
Today's top stories: London theatres to shut down again, Hamilton light display inspires donation from Lin Manuel Miranda, Jason Robert Brown to release an album with Ariana Grande and Shoshana Bean, and more!
by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2020
On the Monday, December 14 edition of “Tamron Hall,” Emmy and Tony Award-winning singer and actress Kristin Chenoweth and Grammy-nominated country music star Ty Herndon joined Tamron to help kick off “HALLelujah it’s the holidays - a week of gifts galore' with a special performance of their heartwarming holiday duet “Orphans of God.”
by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2020
Last night, August 30, the 37th annual MTV Video Music Awards aired, in a socially-distanced event spread out across New York City. Check out the full list of winners!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 31, 2020
Here is a complete list of winners from the 2020 MTV a?oeVMAs.'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2020
Author Dan Pagano has announced the release of his psychological paranormal thriller, Revenge Soldiers. Revenge Soldiers was released on August 25, 2020.
by Marianka Swain - Aug 2, 2020
Musical Fanny and Stella is the first London stage production since lockdown. Here, Nick Winston writes exclusively for BroadwayWorld about the countdown to opening night from the first meet and greet.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 10, 2020
Music artist and actor Aaron Dalla Villa recently released his first single titled 'Conspiracy,' which is about to hit 25k streams on Spotify. On August 7, 2020, he is releasing the official lyric video for the popular song.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 5, 2021
Vinessa Shaw (3:10 to Yuma, Hocus Pocus, Eyes Wide Shut, Ray Donovan) will lead a masterclass for the students of The International Acting Studio (TIAS) in Belgrade, Serbia on Monday, April 5th.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 26, 2021
The classic silent comedy film, The Freshman, will be live-streamed with an acclaimed accompanist on Saturday, May 1 at 7pm EDT. The event is being produced as part of the Virtual Park Theatre online events for the spring.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 21, 2021
The White Heron Theatre Company of Nantucket today announced its 2021 summer season, which will feature in-person performances for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2021
Full casting has been announced to join previously the previously revealed Ben Gerrard for the return of acclaimed American Psycho – The Musical. After a sell-out season at the Hayes Theatre Co which won nine 2019 Sydney Theatre Awards, American Psycho - The Musical will be presented in the Sydney Opera House’s Playhouse from 3 - 27 June, 2021.