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Patience - 2005 - Off-Broadway

Fads come and go, and aesthetic poetry is all the rage in town these days, especially among the maidens who have all become groupies of the self-styled poet Reginald Bunthorne - to the dismay of their macho military boyfriends. All but Patience, the virtuous village milkmaid who claims to have never loved anyone. She doesn't care for poetry much either, and, as it turns out, neither does Bunthorne! And while Bunthorne is infatuated with Patience, she falls for her childhood crush Archibald Grosvenor, another famous aesthete who attracts women even faster than Bunthorne. The rigid military men attempt to win back their ladies by comically attempting to be willowy poets, but, when exasperated Bunthorne challenges Grosvenor to give up the current aesthetic craze, he does so willingly - and everything backfires. Being common becomes the new celebrity, and all the ladies choose their old sweethearts, including Patience - proving after all, that every generation has its own temporary insanity!

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New York State Theatre

(New York, NY)
20 Lincoln Center
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by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2020
Ghost Lights is set on the empty stage of the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, on the 5th September 1939 when all theatres were closed due to the outbreak of WW2. Novello meets Mary Ellis, Dorothy Dickson and Elisabeth Welch to reminisce about their work and also their concerns for theatre and its survival.
by TV News Desk - Nov 27, 2020
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of George Harrison's classic solo album, All Things Must Pass, the George Harrison Estate is pleased to announce a new 2020 stereo mix of the LP’s title song as a prelude of what’s to come.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2020
Connecticut hardcore metal titans Hatebreed have released their eighth studio album Weight of The False Self via Nuclear Blast today, November 27.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2020
Charleston Stage has announced that all in-person performances at the Dock Street Theatre have been delayed until Fall 2021. Streaming, education and upcoming outdoor performances will continue.
by TV News Desk - Nov 20, 2020
Elvis Perkins has revealed an absurdist animated video video for “See Monkey,” a track of his newest album, Creation Myths (MIR/Petaluma Records). 
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 19, 2020
Natalie Douglas fifteen-year-old album makes you wish she had made a CD a year between then and now.
by TV News Desk - Nov 19, 2020
Frank Iero and the Future Violence aka The Future Violents have announced that their new Heaven is A Place, This is A Place EP will be released on January 15, 2021 via UNFD.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announces today that it will cancel all previously scheduled programs through April 25, 2021, due to the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Additionally, Washington National Opera's spring productions and much of the late spring and early summer touring theater programs have been canceled.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2020
Roundabout Theatre Company has just announced plans to resume production in Fall 2021. On deck is Jeanine Tesori and Tony Kushner’s CAROLINE, OR CHANGE starring Sharon D Clarke, directed by Michael Longhurst, and choreographed by Ann Yee at Studio 54. Additionally, Alice Childress’s TROUBLE IN MIND, directed by Charles Randolph-Wright, will debut at the American Airlines Theatre.
by TV News Desk - Nov 12, 2020
In a year like no other, “The 54th Annual CMA Awards” brought the Country Music community together, live, for the first time in months to celebrate the very best in the genre.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2020
Festival Ballet Theatre invites you to a fun and safe way to celebrate the cherished holiday tradition of The Nutcracker. This bite-size version of the beloved ballet features many of your favorite characters portraying the full Nutcracker story on an outdoor stage adjacent to the Barclay.
by Student Blogger: Mary Felix - Nov 11, 2020
After a few initial weeks of filming, I am back continuing onto this series, discussing how we’ve filmed our virtual show during this global pandemic. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2021
Positivity pros Nicole Kaplan and Heidi Webster have a zest for life as they laugh their way through juicy subjects like relationships, work, wellness, and navigating those times when citrus got real . Welcome to The Pink Lemonade Stand, where the motto is 'Squeeze the Day!'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2021
Dayton Live has announced a new virtual streaming opportunity for fans of the popular National Geographic Live series, usually offered with in-person presenters and high-definition video at the historic Victoria Theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2021
Tulsa Opera is postponing the two productions planned for early 2021.
by TV News Desk - Jan 7, 2021
One of the most prolific and inventive guitarists in the contemporary psychedelic underground, Portland multi-instrumentalist Dewey Mahood has announced his latest solo album as Plankton Wat, Future Times, due out February 26th.
by TV News Desk - Jan 6, 2021
New York based vibraphonist, marimbist, improviser and composer Patricia Brennan has released the fourth video from her forthcoming debut full length album Maquishti, out January 15, 2021 on the Valley of Search label. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2021
Charleston Stage has announced that in-person performances at the Dock Street Theatre will be delayed until Fall 2021.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2021
In response to the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Skylight Music Theatre will postpone the remaining in-person productions in Skylight’s revised 2020-2021 season.
by Richard Jay-Alexander - Jan 19, 2021
Today there is something fun and exciting to announce. You may recall, back in June I did a story about legendary theatrical figure Albert Poland and his book STAGES, which is not only an excellent and enjoyable read for anyone interested in theatre, but continues its strength in sales, hence, bringing it to audiobook.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2021
Houston Grand Opera has announced the nine finalists for this year’s Concert of Arias, the 33rd Annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers, to be presented live from the Wortham Theater Center on February 5, 2020, at 7 p.m. CT.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
Last year, Michael Ball recorded ‘Leaning on a Rainbow’ for the soundtrack to the new film ‘Blithe Spirit’. The full track is now available on Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon, and more.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
New York-based vibraphonist, marimbist, improviser and composer Patricia Brennan’s debut full length album Maquishti is released today on the Valley of Search label. At times exploring silence and space, stillness and patience the album investigates new sonic territories with an endless sense of curiosity. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
Broadway is coming back and it was worth the wait. The FSCJ Artist Series has been able to reschedule four of the five Broadway season package shows originally announced for the current season.
by TV News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
Frank Iero and the Future Violence aka The Future Violents have released their long-awaited EP Heaven is a Place, This is a Place today via UNFD.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
Frank Iero and the Future Violence aka The Future Violents have released their long-awaited EP Heaven is a Place, This is a Place today via UNFD. Hot off the heels of a recent dedicated Alternative Press issue, the new EP features four emotionally brutal tracks, ranging from unfiltered anger to delicate honesty and everything in between.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
Revised dates have now been confirmed for Monday Night at the Apollo - a brand-new concert series for 2021, to be performed in front of socially distanced audiences at the Apollo Theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue, and simultaneously livestreamed to viewers at home via the theatre discovery platform Thespie.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
This week, the Ontario government extended and tightened restrictions for everyone in Ontario. Unfortunately, these new restrictions mean that concert halls remain closed to audiences and now we also are unable to have artists or production staff creating livestreams.
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2020
Michael Ball took to the stage to perform 'You'll Never Walk Alone' at the 2020 Royal Variety Show.
by Cheryl Markosky - Dec 9, 2020
Can a controversial production that was staged nearly 30 years ago still feel relevant today? The answer is a resounding yes.
by TV News Desk - Dec 9, 2020
Frank Iero and the Future Violence aka The Future Violents are sharing a brand new single today. 
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2020
Leonardo Suarez Paz’s PIAZZOLLA 100 celebrates liberty and the invaluable contribution of immigrants and women to society, starting with our namesake, whose centennial will be celebrated in 2021.
by Nicholas Adler - Dec 6, 2020
In this interview, I get to find out some great history about Darius and hear all about his upcoming projects including an upcoming show for Radio Free Birdland called 'Let Me Carry You This Christmas'.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020
Famed, beloved Yankee Storyteller Willem Lange joins Lost Nation Theater as he performs his reading of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020
West End star Ria Jones (Evita, Cats, LES MISERABLES, Sunset Boulevard UK Tour) and Broadway powerhouse Justin Matthew Sargent (Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, Rock of Ages) have been tapped to help launch the new music-themed children's book, The Boy Who Wanted to Rock.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020
Today, Leon III shares the exciting collaboration and remix of the recently released single “This Whisper Is Ours.” For this release, Leon III teamed up with the legendary producer Lee “Scratch” Perry for a delightful remix rendition of “This Whisper is Ours.” 
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2020
To ensure the health and safety of Rep patrons, artists and staff, The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis will postpone the March production of Little Shop of Horrors due to recent coronavirus surges in the region.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2020
Passim, the Cambridge based music venue and non profit arts organization, announced the establishment of a new annual grant program aimed at helping finance professional recording projects. The Eastern Front Songwriter Grant was created in honor of Jerry Potts, who served as the Passim Board Chair for the past 12 years. The Board has elected musician Annie Bartlett to replace Jerry as the new Chair.
by TV News Desk - Dec 21, 2020
Last week, Sondre Lerche livestreamed what is surely one of the most artistically ambitious performances of 2020. Filmed at the Drammens Theater in Norway, Lerche and director Eivind Holmboe, along with his band of 5 musicians, a six-person choir, 14 dancers, and a technical crew of 30,.
by Gil Kaan - Dec 2, 2020
Multi-medium artist Lori Meeker and her Tin Can Telephone Productions has created an interactive online Christmas experience with WELCOME TO MEADOWLARK FALLS - CHRISTMAS AT HOME. Viewers ordering a set of mailed packages from www.meadowlarkfalls.com will be able to participate in communicating with 'your Meadowlark Falls' best friend in baking camp Jennie.'
by Stephi Wild - Dec 2, 2020
Need something new to read, watch, or listen to? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases! This week's list includes the new Christmas album from Michael Ball & Alfie Boe, new music from Linda Eder, Liz Callaway, and more.
by TV News Desk - Dec 18, 2020
Bill Kramer, Director and President of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, today announced that the new institution’s much-anticipated opening will be moved from Spring to Fall 2021 due to the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2020
Due to the complex challenges of COVID-19 and in keeping with recommendations from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and the CDC, Renaissance Theaterworks (RTW) reimagined their 2020-2021 season to ensure the safety of patrons, artists, and staff.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2020
Theatres in London have been told to shut down once again following Tuesday evening's performances.
by Student Blogger: Caiti Ho - Dec 14, 2020
As grateful I am for this year, I pray for better one next year. But for now stay merry and bright.
by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2020
Calling all humans... SYFY has released the official trailer and key art for its upcoming series RESIDENT ALIEN! The mystery/sci-fi/doctor dramedy will premiere on Wednesday, January 27 at 10pm ET/PT.
by Gina Sarno - Dec 11, 2020
Nutley Little Theatre’s Virtual Readers’ Theatre presents We Are Family: Virtual One Acts on December 17th at 8 PM.
by TV News Desk - Dec 11, 2020
Today, multi-platinum recording artist Fetty Wap releases new mixtape You Know The Vibes alongside a music video for 'Way Past 12' ft. long-time collaborator Monty.
by TV News Desk - Dec 1, 2020
The feel good Broadway musical, adapted for the screen, will arrive on December 11th. Find out what the critics had to say about the Ryan Murphy-helmed film, starring Meryl Streep, James Corden, Nicole Kidman, Keegan-Michael Key, Kerry Washington, Ariana DeBose, Andrew Rannells, and Jo Ellen Pellman, below!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2020
J.P. Morgan today announced its top “what’s next” picks in its first virtual-forward #NextList2021, which can be enjoyed from anywhere. Chosen based on timeliness, quality and worldwide appeal, the final list includes 11 books and five experiences that take you on a journey.