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Play On! - 1997 - Broadway

Based on Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare

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Brooks Atkinson Theatre

(New York, NY)
256 W. 47th St.
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by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020
Today (September 30) in live streaming: the premiere of The Boys in the Band, John Lloyd Young visits Backstage Live, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2020
TheatreWorks Silicon Valley will encourage its audiences to a?oeget out the votea?? and stand up for racial justice as it launches a new online initiative entitled Voices of Democracy. Part of TheatreWorks from Home, a virtual stage for the Tony Award-winning theatre while in-person performances are on hold during the pandemic, Voices of Democracy will offer digital theatrical experiences that celebrate diverse voices and build a bridge from empathy to action.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2020
Theatre Raleigh adds to the cannon a monthly show called Character Building.  The conversation will explore how the guest star became who they are and how they create the memorable characters we love on the stage or screen.  Lauren Kennedy Brady will spend an in-depth 45 minutes with the star then open the floor to three aspiring artists who will get the opportunity to be on screen and ask the artist their questions directly.  
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2020
ESPN will exclusively televise seven of the eight 2020 Major League Baseball Wild Card Series.
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2020
ChaiFlicks, the new streaming service devoted to Jewish and Israeli themed entertainment and culture from around the world is pleased to announce its slate of films, TV series and theatre performances scheduled to play on the channel throughout October 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2020
Times Square Arts, the largest public platform for contemporary performance and visual arts, is pleased to present Projection Napping (2020) by digital arts collective Optical Animal on view for the month of October as part of the organization's Midnight Moment series.
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2020
Cult hero Steve Poltz is known for his unhinged live performances, incredible way with a comedic lyric and ability to spin a ripping tale.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2020
ORIGIN STORY, a play by Dan LeFranc, is the 4th play in Paula Vogel's popular online reading series BARD AT THE GATE, scheduled to debut on Thursday, October 7 at 7 p.m. on YouTube.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020
Every Saturday at 5pm EST from October 3rd - October 31st the new thought-provoking series RED PILLING OF AMERICA, hosted by TV and Broadway Star Ciara Renée, will be discussing democracy, American politics and our current socio-economic climate through the lens of Tonya Pinkins' new socio-political horror film, RED PILL. 
by Erica Handel - Sep 28, 2020
Out of the Box Theatrics (OOTB) and Holmdel Theatre Company will present a virtual reading of LET THE CHIPS FALL WHERE THEY MAY, A COVID PLAY on Monday, October 5th at 7:15 PM ET on Facebook and YouTube. Written by Bob Stewart, the piece is directed by Fredi Walker-Browne (RENT), with sound and video production by DimlyWit Productions.
by TV News Desk - Sep 25, 2020
The Boys in the Band is coming! On September 30, Netflix will release a new film adaptation of the play by Matt Crowley. 
by TV News Desk - Sep 25, 2020
The multi-instrumentalist and fingerstyle guitar artist, Jake Allen releases his second single 'On the Run' out now.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2020
On Friday, October 9 at 8:00 PM, The Negro Ensemble Company, Inc. (NEC) will live stream the second installment of its NEC Zoom Short Play Series, 'This World Was Made for All Men--And Women,' a ten-minute play competition to be live streamed from Contra Studios, 122 W. 26th Street, Manhattan. 
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2020
Today's top stories: check out the marquee for Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella, Marc Kudisch will lead a play about West Side Story for the New Works Virtual Festival, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2020
Play On Shakespeare, the not-for-profit organization dedicated to exploring the world of Shakespeare through translation and adaptation, today announces the appointment of Kamilah Long as Managing Director.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2020
Premiere Stages at Kean University will present Cheryl L. West's new play Fannie Lou Hamer, Speak On It!, directed by Marshall Jones III, at the outdoor tent at Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University in Union, New Jersey, October 15-18, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2020
A new Australian play, the Pond, will be looking to raise money with a charity performance of the play on Saturday 3 October at 5.00pm at the Flight Path Theatre, Addison Road, Marrickville.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020
The New Works Virtual Festival, now scheduled to take place from Sunday October 25th to Saturday the 31st, will stream video readings of 20 new scripts featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020
Delaware Shakespeare will present Play On!, an online event take place via video livestream. The event takes place on Friday, October 2 at 7 pm.
by TV News Desk - Sep 22, 2020
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass is thrilled to announce the full line up for this year’s Let The Music Play On Broadcast airing Saturday, October 3rd at 2 pm PT / 5 pm ET on Circle TV, HardlyStrictlyBluegrass.com, HSB Facebook, YouTube and Nugs.TV.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020
WP THEATER has announced the 15 artists selected for the 2020-2022 WP Lab. The two-year residency begins now and culminates with the biennial WP Pipeline Festival.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020
NAATCO (National Asian American Theatre Company) has announced the second production for the NAATCO National Partnership Project (NNPP): Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, in a modern verse translation by Hansol Jung, in partnership with Two River Theater of NJ (TRT).
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020
Two River Theater concludes its online benefit reading series with Shakespeare's classic story of two young star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet. This modern verse translation by Hansol Jung will be live on Wed, Sept 30 with Act 1. Act 2, followed by a Q&A with the artists, will take place on Thurs, Oct 1 at 7PM EDT.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2020
Pig Iron Theatre Company's production of Toshiki Okada's Zero Cost House (for Zoom), translated by Aya Ogawa, adapted and directed by Dan Rothenberg, begins tonight at 8pm (EDT), with performances continuing through September 25.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2020
Latin Reel partners with NewFilmmakers Los Angeles, starting this year, during Hispanic Heritage Month as Community Collaborator for In Focus: Latinx and Hispanic Cinema with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Bennington Performing Arts Center (BPAC) presents Days of Re-Creationa?"A Virtual Play on September 25th at 7 pm as part of a rolling world premiere.
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Fleetwood Mac’s third studio album, ‘Then Play On’, featuring the legendary late Peter Green, will be reissued on CD and vinyl tomorrow, September 18, 2020 via BMG.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Play on! Food of Love, the force behind the Drama Desk Award-nominated productions of Shake & Bake: Love's Labour's Lost and Midsummer: A Banquet, will present one of Shakespeare's most beloved comedies with a virtual twist and their signature culinary flare.  Shipwrecks, mistaken identities, and mouth-watering desserts are delivered directly to your kitchen in this immersive livestream benefitting the Food Bank For New York City!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Read to Relate: A Theatre Memphis Interactive Play Discussion Group is an online reading and discussion group that will read works by American playwrights of color and/or who are differently abled.
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
Last week, following its world exclusive play on Jo Whiley’s BBC Radio 2 show, Katie Melua released “Your Longing Is Gone” from the forthcoming Album No. 8 - due for release on October 16th via BMG.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020
The Billie Holiday Theatre presented its mainstage fall 2020 presentation on Saturday, September 12, with 12 Angry Men...and Women: The Weight of the Wait in partnership with The New Press
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2020
Out of the Box Theatrics (OOTB) and Holmdel Theatre Company are proud to present a virtual reading of LET THE CHIPS FALL WHERE THEY MAY, A COVID PLAY on Monday, October 5th at 7:15 PM ET on Facebook and YouTube. Written by Bob Stewart, the piece is directed by Fredi Walker-Browne (RENT). Sound and video production by DimlyWit Productions.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2020
TheatreWorks Silicon Valley encourages its audiences to a?oeget out the votea?? and stand up for racial justice as it launches a new online initiative entitled Voices of Democracy. Part of TheatreWorks from Home, a virtual stage for the Tony Award-winning theatre while in-person performances are on hold during the pandemic, Voices of Democracy offers digital theatrical experiences that celebrate diverse voices and build a bridge from empathy to action.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2020
Although the Ojai Art Center remains closed, the theater branch came up with a way to bring a live performance to the Ojai community. They partnered with Broadway On Demand to present 'It's A Wonderful Life A Live Radio Play' on December 12 and 19.
by TV News Desk - Oct 7, 2020
Popular touring vocalist Jessie Wagner (Lenny Kravitz, Chic, Duran Duran, Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul) and frontwoman for NYC rock/soul band Army of the Underdog has dropped a new single off of her upcoming debut solo album, 'Shoes Droppin,' set for release on October 9th via Wicked Cool Records.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2020
Atlantic Theater Company has announced its Fall Reunion Reading Series, a free virtual reading series of plays that had their World Premieres at Atlantic Theater Company. The series, which launches October 22nd, will include broadcasts of Skeleton Crew by Dominique Morisseau, and Guards at the Taj by Rajiv Joseph.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2020
At 7:30 PM EDT on Friday October 16, the Hangar Theatre Company will present the virtual presentation, The Inferior Sex, by Jacqueline E. Lawton, directed by Cynthia Henderson. Without the possibility of live events at the theatre this fall due to COVID-19, the Hangar offers additional off-season virtual programming to continue carrying out their mission while sharing meaningful and resonant stories with the community. 
by Neil Shurley - Oct 5, 2020
'For this project, we really wanted to capture something totally unique--a hybrid of film and theatre.'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2020
TEDxBroadway organizers announced today the speakers who'll be taking the TEDxBroadway virtual stage on Tuesday, November 17 at 1pm Eastern.
by TV News Desk - Oct 20, 2020
CBS' top-rated daytime game shows, THE PRICE IS RIGHT hosted by Drew Carey and LET'S MAKE A DEAL hosted by Wayne Brady, will each have three new themed primetime specials to be broadcast in October, November and December 2020
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2020
Play On Shakespeare, the not-for-profit organization dedicated to exploring the world of Shakespeare through translation and adaptation, today announces their October 2020 calendar.
by Ella Satin - Oct 16, 2020
An epic biography about J. Robert Oppenheimer, the inventor of the atom bomb. This is a staged reading by the cast from the original RSC production in 2015.
by TV News Desk - Oct 16, 2020
The multi-instrumentalist and fingerstyle guitar artist, Jake Allen releases his 4th studio album 'Affirmation Day' out now on his label, Jake Allen Music, and being distributed in conjunction with Six Degrees Records.
by TV News Desk - Oct 16, 2020
21-year-old Atlantic Records recording artist Rozei seals hip-hop bounce, alternative fluency, and pop zeal on his latest feel-good single 'Droptop.'
by TV News Desk - Oct 14, 2020
With a style reminiscent of classic 60s-70s icons, pop-rock artist Eddy Lee Ryder has unveiled the video, “Vultures,” the latest from her debut EP, Expected to Fly.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2020
The next generation of Broadway performers is ready to shine in The Broadway Potluck, a showcase of Broadway hopefuls set to premiere on Sunday, October 18 at 7pm (EDT) on the Broadway Cares YouTube channel.
by TV News Desk - Oct 13, 2020
With a contagious four-on-the-floor bassline and laser-beam robo synths, Lowdown brings an invigorating anthem to New Noise via his new single “Move Ya.”
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2020
Today (October 1) in live streaming: The Next On Stage Dance Edition top 3, Orfeh & Andy Karl visit Backstage Live, and so much more!
by TV News Desk - Oct 1, 2020
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass celebrates their 20th Anniversary this year with Let The Music Play On…. airing Saturday, October 3rd at 2 pm PT / 5 pm ET.