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Based on Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare


Brooks Atkinson Theatre (Broadway)

(New York, NY)
256 W. 47th St.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 7, 2022
Coming to life March 5, 2022, Bay Area Children's Theatre has created the first ever immersive theatre experience made specifically for young audiences. Entitled THE IMAGINARIES!  Young audiences will enter a world unlike any they have seen before—inspired by the imagination of children.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 7, 2022
The Old Globe announced today the cast and creative team for its first production of the 2022 Season, Trouble in Mind by Alice Childress (Wedding Band: A Love/Hate Story in Black and White), which began rehearsal today. San Diego Theatre Critics Circle Award winner Delicia Turner Sonnenberg (The Bluest Eye) directs this revival of the neglected modern-day classic.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 7, 2022
The super talented James Qupid is back with a new music video for his single, 'Super Clean,' to kick off the new year. The self-produced track is laced with heavenly harmonies and bass thumping 808s. The vibey jam is brought to life with visuals from Oasis Imagery.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 5, 2022
The Mirvish theatre season is changing due to unforeseen developments in this pandemic. After consulting with our team of doctors, they are moving some of their shows from this winter into the spring, when the current situation is expected to be resolved and it will be safe again to enjoy live theatre performances.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 27, 2022
Before Rosa Parks refused to go to the back of the bus, before Martin Luther King, Jr. inspired a movement, Lloyd Price's music brought Black and white youth together. From his obscure beginnings to overnight teen sensation, from unsung trailblazer to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, the story of Lloyd Price has never been told onstage — until now.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 27, 2022
Opera North has announced a new commission from sitarist Roopa Panesar for PRS Foundation and Southbank Centre's New Music Biennial 2022. 
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 26, 2022
Victory Gardens Theater presents the Ignite Chicago reading of exercise your demons: a play on the trauma of a gay male body written by Gage Tarlton and directed by Ryan Dobrin, with movement direction by Breon Arzell. exercise your demons: a play on the trauma of a gay male body will be presented on Saturday, February 19 at 3pm at Hardware Strength and Conditioning, 1834 W. Balmoral Ave, Chicago.
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 25, 2022
A fan favorite and a 54 Below favorite, too, John Lloyd Young returns to the supper club for one week starting tonight. Here are ten videos to get fans ready for their night with JLY.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 25, 2022
Children's Theatre Company has announced the cast and creative team for the CTC commissioned world premiere production of Something Happened in Our Town, written by Cheryl L. West (Broadway's Play On!, Last Stop on Market Street, Akeelah and the Bee) and directed by Timothy Douglas (Round House, The Kennedy Center, Shakespeare Theatre Company, Great Theatre of China, and more).
by Michael Major - Jan 24, 2022
Colin Hay has announced his upcoming album Now And The Evermore. Along with the announcement, Hay shared the album’s title track from the album, featuring a guest appearance from Ringo Starr who played drums on the track. Plus, check out Hay's upcoming tour dates! Listen to the new single now.
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 22, 2022
Following breaking box office records in Bath, Richmond, Chichester and Cambridge, Theatre Royal Bath Productions and Moss Empires have announced 2022 tour dates for The Nigel Havers Theatre Company production of Noel Coward’s PRIVATE LIVES. This is the inaugural show for The Nigel Havers Theatre Company, which will be touring the country with a line-up of theatrical gems. The UK Tour of PRIVATE LIVES will visit Theatre Royal Brighton from Tuesday 12 to Saturday 16 April 2022.
by Michael Major - Jan 21, 2022
Indie bedroom-pop and LGBTQ artist awfultune (who is Layla Eden) builds upon her effervescent musical repertoire with her latest single release “sad love song.” Available today (January 21) via AWAL, Eden’s “sad love song” showcases her infectious lyrics and unique production. Listen to the new single now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2022
Smith and Brant Theatricals and Ambassador Theatre Group Productions are presenting a new production of Fatal Attraction. Kym Marsh (ITV’s Coronation Street) will perform the iconic role of Alex Forrest, Oliver Farnworth (ITV’s Coronation Street) her lover, Dan Gallagher and Susie Amy (ITV’s Footballers’ Wives) his wife, Beth.
by Michael Major - Jan 21, 2022
Fresh off the release of his solo cello improvisational album, Planispheres, last month, the ever prolific Mike Block, has released a new single, 'When The Birds Sing Along In The Morning' feat. Yo-Yo Ma. Machines That Fly features three new songs, plus seven solo cello reinterpretations of songs from his 2020 album, The Edge of the Atmosphere.
by Michael Major - Jan 19, 2022
The upcoming Stolen Time strikes a balance between Lapell’s acoustic debut, Great Survivor, and her two rockier Chris Stringer-produced records Hide Nor Hair and Getaway, while bringing a live off-the-floor 70s folk-rock vibe and more experimentation to the table on songs that feel expansive in their scope.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 19, 2022
The Colorado Music Festival in Boulder, Colorado, under the leadership of Music Director Peter Oundjian, returns to Chautauqua Auditorium in Boulder this summer for 22 concerts between June 30 and August 7. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 12, 2022
 'The Joe Hill Revival,' is a new musical that brings back to life the story of labor activist and songwriter Joe Hill, framed up and executed by the state of Utah in 1915. This will be an encore one-night-only performance at the Triad Theater in Manhattan on Sunday, February 6, 2-4pm.
by Kelsey Lawler - Jan 12, 2022
A 90-minute confection. That's what Milwaukee Rep Artistic Director Mark Clements lovingly calls his Piano Men creation, now on stage in the Stackner Cabaret. The show is fully request-driven and unplanned -- part music revue, part piano bar. Not sure if piano bars are your thing? Trust the experience. It's loads of fun.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 10, 2022
Due in part to grants from the Tennessee Arts Commission, The Jeniam Foundation, and Arts Memphis Playhouse on the Square will be offering live streaming of the upcoming world premiere performances of The Goodbye Levee.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2022
This year will feature an exhilarating blend of beloved productions, including Million Dollar Quartet, West Side Story, and Mamma Mia! The popular Music on the Rock® series, Studio 52 Family Programming, and a brand new Black Box series round out the 2022 season and mark a renewed beginning for FRP after a long pandemic shutdown. 
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2022
Overture Center has announced Heidi Schreck's Tony Award nominated play and Pulitzer Prize finalist What the Constitution Means to Me will play in Capitol Theater on Saturday, Jan. 22 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 23 at 3 p.m.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 8, 2021
The Playwright's Laboratory streams rehearsed readings of new plays for an international audience of industry professionals, with the aim of securing new opportunities for those plays.
by Michael Major - Dec 8, 2021
Stromae has revealed he will be releasing his third studio album ‘Multitude’. This highly anticipated full-length will feature 12 original tracks written and produced by Stromae, and will be available on digital, CD and vinyl, including special colored versions for D2C. Watch the music video for 'Santé' now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 8, 2021
Play-PerView is heading to the west coast for its next two Live and Live-Streamed Theatrical Events. On Monday December 20, Play-PerView will present a LIVE reading of _“Brushstroke,” a new comedy by John Ross Bowie (Four Chords and a Gun_) and directed by Casey Stangl.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2021
Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles (GMCLA) proudly presents A HOLIDAY HOMECOMING, marking its return to live, in-person concerts after a two-year pandemic hiatus. This Los Angeles holiday tradition kicks off GMCLA’s Season 43 at UCLA’s Royce Hall for two concerts only: Saturday, December 11 at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, December 12 at 2:00 p.m.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2021
ABBA The Concert will be returning to Indian Ranch in Webster, MA as part of the Mike's Hard Lemonade Summer Concert Series.
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 6, 2021
Richmond Triangle Players launches the New Year by presenting the new musical Chanteuse, created by and starring Alan Palmer in a limited engagement of eight performances only.
by Gigi Gervais - Dec 5, 2021
Toronto folk rockers The Honeyrunners set the scene ablaze, asking 'What Are You Scared Of?' with the release of their new single and debut LP, Everything Is On Fire - available now via Gypsy Soul Records / Warner Music Canada / FUGA / Proper Music Group.
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 4, 2021
With her one-woman solo show about a Vaudevillian only Streisand fans remember, writer-actress Kimberly Faye Greenberg tells the truths that Funny Girl forgot about.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 30, 2021
Centenary Stage Company is starting off the New Year with their January Thaw Music Festival and will include a performance by American Patchwork Quartet on January 22 at 8:00 pm. The performances will take place in the Sitnik Theatre of the Lackland Performing Arts Center at 715 Grand Avenue, Hackettstown, NJ on the campus of Centenary University.
by Michael Major - Dec 3, 2021
The dreamy production echoed by Chloe’s biting lyricism aids in her likening of relational toxicity to a contagious sickness - one that she needs to be distanced from to reclaim her power. Listen to the new mixtape now! Plus, watch the music video for the mixtape's new single, 'Sick'!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 2021
Today, artist and songwriter Chloe Lilac has released her new mixtape entitled when i feel better, along with new single, 'sick.'
by Michael Major - Dec 29, 2021
Katy Perry appeared on Good Morning America this morning to give a sneak peek at her new Las Vegas residency, PLAY. Watch the new interview now, which also features new looks at sets, props, puppets, and costumes used in the new show. She also teases her new single, 'When I'm Gone,' featuring Alesso, assuring fans that 'the music will continue.'
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021
This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Fort Wayne Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.
by Robert Diamond - Dec 24, 2021
Executive Director Roche Schulfer announced today that performances of Goodman Theatre’s A Christmas Carol will resume on Sunday, December 26, in accordance with guidance from the Chicago Department of Public Health.
by Michael Major - Dec 23, 2021
Martin made the announcement in an upcoming interview with BBC Radio. The group has one more album in their record label contract, which will be released in late 2025 and then followed by a tour. The group, composed of Chris Martin, Jonny Buckland, Guy Berryman and Will Champion, recently released their latest album, 'Music of the Spheres.'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 21, 2021
To ensure the health and safety of audiences, artists and staff during the current period of increased COVID-19 transmission, Goodman Theatre is suspending live-in-person performances of A Christmas Carol through December 24.
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 20, 2021
California Shakespeare Theater has announced its 2022 season at the Bruns Amphitheater featuring two world premiere Shakespearean adaptations: the bilingual Romeo y Juliet adapted by Karen Zacarías and directed by KJ Sanchez, running May 25-June 19; and Lear adapted by Marcus Gardley and co-directed by Eric Ting and Dawn Monique Williams, running September 7-October 2 in partnership with Oakland Theater Project and with support from Play On Shakespeare.  
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2021
Cal Shakes has announced its '22 season at the Bruns Amphitheater featuring two world premiere Shakespearean adaptations: the bilingual Romeo y Juliet adapted by Karen Zacarías and directed by KJ Sanchez, running May 25-June 19; and Lear adapted by Marcus Gardley and co-directed by Eric Ting and Dawn Monique Williams, running September 7-October 2.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2021
Emily Behrmann, Executive Director for the series branded Midwest Trust Center (formerly Carlsen Center) Series, today announced the upcoming spring season featuring accomplished artists from around the world and around the corner.
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021
Time is running out to vote for for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Fort Wayne Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.
by Jeffrey Kare - Dec 2, 2021
Tonight, NBC will air its sixth live musical production. Following in the footsteps of The Sound of Music, Peter Pan, The Wiz, Hairspray, and Jesus Christ Superstar, the peacock network will be presenting Annie. Based on Harold Gray's comic strip titled Little Orphan Annie, this musical tells the story of a little orphan with equal measures of pluck and positivity who charms everyone's hearts, despite a next-to-nothing start in New York City in the year 1933.
by Gigi Gervais - Dec 2, 2021
Oregon Children’s Theatre announced a new, educational play, Maya Ruiz Rises, available for on-demand streaming for educators. Written by Francisco Garcia and produced thanks to the support of Portland General Electric, this play addresses the reality of climate change & educates children on the positive impact they can have on their environment.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2021
On Friday, February 4, 2022, GRAMMY Award-winning Catalyst Quartet will release UNCOVERED Volume 2: Florence B. Price on Azica Records. The album is the second issue of a multi-volume anthology highlighting string quartet works by historically important Black composers which aims to bring greater awareness and programming of their music.
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 15, 2021
Building upon Play On Shakespeare's mission to enhance the understanding of Shakespeare's plays in performance, Play On Podcasts bring timeless tales directly to modern audiences.
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 14, 2021
CoHo Productions presents, WALKING THE WORLD WITH THIS FIRE, a live exhibition at the CoHo Theatre, January 5 – 15, 2022 from 4 – 9 PM PST.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 14, 2021
Goodman Theatre's A Christmas Carol, “the greatest seasonal story of all” (Chicago Tribune), is back on stage for its 44th annual production in the heart of the Chicago Loop following a year of suspended live performances. This year, the theater extends the magic of the holiday classic to those unable to attend in-person, and into homes across Chicagoland, in two unique partnerships.
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 13, 2021
Orlando Fringe, host of Orlando’s most unique arts festival, announces the exciting artists and productions that have been selected to perform at their in-person Winter Mini-Fest on January 13-16 as well as their online Mini-Digi-Fest January 19-23.