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Uris Theatre

(New York, NY)
222 W. 51st St.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020
Frolic Grindhouse Halloween Spooktacular Launches Classic Horror Triple Feature DVDs.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020
Welcome to HOFFTOBER! Your favorite live comedy show and horror film screening series a?oeHoffa??s Public Domain Horrorfesta?? returns to YouTube Thursdays in October at 9:00 PM EST!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020
Huluween is back and spookier than ever. Horror fans can celebrate the third year of Hulu's annual Halloween event with a full slate of nail-biting new Hulu Originals, a devilish drive-in movie theater event and an online Halloween immersive experience for fans to enjoy from home.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2020
When a Jewish girl turns 13, her community joins together at a bat mitzvah to celebrate her coming of age.  When Jewish Women's Theatre/The Braid (JWT) turns 13, its community will also gather to celebrate its coming of age and transformation from a small local theatre into a national voice for contemporary Jewish culture.
by TV News Desk - Sep 25, 2020
Today, Atlantic Records partners with Music The Label on newest signee, rising singer/songwriter and global TikTok sensation, Jeven.
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Celebrate Batman Day on September 19 with HBO Max, the premiere destination to stream your favorite Batman series and films from the DC library. 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Welcome to HOFFTOBER! Your favorite live comedy show and horror film screening series Hoff's Public Domain Horrorfest returns to YouTube Thursdays in October with our premiere screening of Roger Corman's 1960 campy classic 'The Little Shop of Horrors' at 9PM EST, Thursday October 1st!
by Student Blogger: Sydney Emerson - Sep 10, 2020
Ten hours. Three teams. One line and one prop. All-Day Theatre Fest tested my  creative will-power, my imagination, and in the age of COVID-19, my laptopa??s battery life.
by TV News Desk - Oct 7, 2020
Buckle up and put on your capes! Warner Bros. Animation (WBA) is beginning production on 'Batwheels,' a preschool animated action-adventure comedy series starring the most heroic and iconic vehicles from the DC universe.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2020
As a complement to Opera Orlando's 2020-21 'On the Mainstage' series that includes Die Fledermaus: The Revenge of the Bat, Hansel & Gretel, and Carmen, the Opera announces its 'On the Town' series, featuring original productions throughout the City Beautiful.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 30, 2020
During this Pandemic, the theatrical industry has been one of those hit the hardest. Following CDC and PA Department of Health safety guidelines, Bucks County Playhouse re-opens this weekend with  its all-new “Halloween Rock ‘n’ Roll Concert,” performed  live on the Playhouse stage.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2020
Get ready for the party 2020 needs! Opera Orlando's 2020-21 Season is almost here as the Opera on the MainStage series kicks off in December with Johann Strauss II's Die Fledermaus: The Revenge of the Bat, sung in English with English dialogue and supertitles, at Dr. Phillips Center in the Walt Disney Theater.
by TV News Desk - Oct 23, 2020
Adam Ernst and Michael Rotundo are After Midtown.
by Student Blogger: Izzy Betz - Oct 20, 2020
Right off the bat, I will say that this is going to be the most interesting Tony Awards ever.
by BWW Prompts - Oct 14, 2020
Today we asked our readers to share their fond memories of regional theater productions!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2020
Opera Orlando has been working closely with Dr. Phillips Center on safety protocols and procedures to get back to live, in-person performances. “In addition to getting input from fellow opera and theater companies who have started to re-open, Opera Orlando is are incorporating CDC recommendations, local official guidance, and input from Company partner Orlando Health in preparing to launch our 2020-21 season in December,” states executive director Gabriel Preisser. “We have taken the time to ensure we have best practices in place as we get back to producing opera and celebrating our fifth anniversary season with five new productions. It is exciting to be back On the MainStage in just a month's time, and I am personally looking forward to seeing everyone there.” 
by Student Blogger: Holden Childress - May 4, 2021
2020 wasn’t the best year for film, and understandably so. I still managed to find some nominees to root for at this year’s Oscars ceremony, including some Broadway favorites.
by Jim Munson - Mar 8, 2021
When Lorraine Hansberry Theatre announced last September that Bay Area theatre luminary Margo Hall had been appointed as its first female Artistic Director, it felt like a promise of good things to come. Six months later, the venerable company is back up and running full steam ahead with its first staged production since the COVID-19 pandemic began, Erika Dickerson-Despenza’s [hieroglyph], available to stream on-demand March 13th through April 3rd. Hall directed this as a co-production with Lorraine Hansberry Theatre’s long-time collaborator San Francisco Playhouse, and would seem to be the perfect director to bring it to life. Dickerson-Despenza is a Tow Playwright-in-Residence at New York’s Public Theater who centers her writings on Black women’s land legacies and distinct experiences of environmental racism. Telling the raw, honest story of a 13-year-old girl struggling Post-Hurricane Katrina, wrestling with being displaced to a new city while secretly coping with the PTSD of an assault at the Superdome, [hieroglyph] is part of Dickerson-Despenza’s 10-play Katrina cycle focused on the effects of Hurricane Katrina and its state-sanctioned, man-made disaster rippling in & beyond New Orleans. Hall describes the play as “tragically beautiful.” Patrons may support the organization of their choice by purchasing tickets from Lorraine Hansberry Theatre at or from San Francisco Playhouse at BroadwayWorld spoke with Hall last week, just as she was preparing to meet her cast in person for the first time after weeks of Zoom rehearsals. Speaking to her, I got the distinct impression of someone who is exactly where she needs to be right now. This may be her first stint as an artistic director, but in so many ways she has been preparing for this role her entire life. Her decades of experience as an actor, director, playwright, professor and activist all coalesce to serve her in her new role. We talked about her hopes to expand Hansberry’s purview, the need to create culturally-specific theatre, and the exigencies of producing theatre and TV (she is also acting in the new “Blindspotting” series!) during Covid times. Throughout our conversation, I was struck by the sheer joy she exudes for making theatre and for finding herself in a place where she can create new opportunities for Black theatre artists.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2021
Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases, including Live Your Life: My Story of Loving and Losing Nick Cordero, Once On This Island on orange vinyl, R&H Goes Pop!, and more!
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 19, 2021
Up and comer Hannah Jane hasn't been waiting around for the audiences and she to be reunited... that's what the internet is for! So the Broadway devotee will be presenting her concert about her love of musical theater on Facebook Live on March 24th at 7 pm.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020
While monitoring and assessing the local impact of COVID-19, Opera Orlando continues to plan for a spectacular season. As the state continues its progress towards reopening and social distancing guidelines evolve, Opera Orlando's top priority remains the safety and comfort of our patrons. To that end, we are excited to launch the season with several virtual/online offerings for our audience to enjoy from the comfort of their own homes!
by TV Scoop - Jun 18, 2020
Get all the scoop on Upcoming Storylines for ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING, airing on THE CW on Saturday, June 20, 2020!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020
On Sunday, September 13, Opera Orlando fans are in for a special treat as executive director and acclaimed baritone Gabriel Preisser presents an exclusive concert of his personal opera and musical theater favorites in celebration of his recent Grammy win.
by Brian Michaels - Jul 29, 2020
Everybody cut footloose because Theatre is back in the F-M area after a very long break. When most of the summer programs (and spring for that matter) were forced to close, luckily a couple of local productions decided to push forward, and one of these is Summer Arts Intensive and their production of Footloose.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020
On August 6, Suzanne Dawson will read two monologues by the famous writer and actor Ruth Draper (1884-1956).
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2020
Opera Orlando presents its annual Opera on Park Summer Concert Series featuring three concerts by world-class singers up-close and personal, although this season will be a bit different. The series goes online and is FREE, livestreamed directly to Opera Orlando fans weekly. Enjoy a diverse selection of songs, arias, and duets, and get to know and chat with the artists before you see them on the MainStage in the 2020-21 season.
by Student Blogger: Bea Mienik - Jan 4, 2021
“Anyone can cook… and create.”
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2021
“Me Siento Bien” is available now for digital download and streaming across all major music platforms through Ultra Music. In a simultaneous premiere, the official music video for “Me Siento Bien” can be seen exclusively on Ultra Music's YouTube channel here.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2021
Featuring an original story and lyrics by Sara R. Matin and music by Anthony James Procopio, Leading Ladies: a new musical will be available to watch online beginning February 26th, 2021 with tickets available on Eventbrite.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
Audiences have been raving about the Opera Orlando ENCORE! presentation of Johann Strauss II’s Die Fledermaus: The Revenge of the Bat recorded live on December 17 and 19 in the Walt Disney Theater at Dr. Phillips Center.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
The Opera has had to postpone the piano workshop of its first commissioned opera, The Secret River, and will now launch the Opera on the Town series with the world premiere of Death of Ivan Ilych in partnership with Thompson Street Opera Company.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2021
Opera Orlando’s MainStage series continues with the remount of Opera Orlando’s acclaimed production of Engelbert Humperdinck’s Hansel & Gretel. This scrumptious treat for the whole family, sung in English and reduced to a kid-friendly 75 minutes, will be presented in the round at Dr. Phillips Center in the Alexis and Jim Pugh Theater.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2021
Opera Orlando launches a new platform to better engage with its audience during this socially distant time.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2021
Samantha Pauly is trading in her crown for a bat in Episode 72, as the BREAK A BAT podcast welcomes welcome one of the big hitters from SIX the Musical to The Batter's Box!
by Herbert Paine - Feb 20, 2021
What happens when a world class theatre keeps the lights on, creating a comfortable and safe outdoor space during a world-wide pandemic? First, they hire top talent...and give them an award-winning murder mystery musical comedy ~ Kinosian and Blair's MURDER FOR TWO. featuring Seth Tucker and Toby Yatso. Runs through February 28th.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2020
Rehearsals have begun for Opera Orlando's upcoming production of Johann Strauss II's Die Fledermaus: The Revenge of the Bat, playing December 17 and 19 in the Walt Disney Theater at Dr. Phillips Center.
by TV News Desk - Dec 30, 2020
America's favorite castaway, Dawn Wells, passed peacefully this morning, in no pain as a result of complications due to Covid at the age of 82.
by TV News Desk - Dec 28, 2020
The Italian hardcore five-piece LOCKED IN returns after a 7-year hiatus with a new EP called “Not Dead Yet.” The band has teamed up with Epidemic Records, which is taking care of this digital release as well as another EP to be released in 2021.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2020
It was quite a musical extravaganza as Johann Strauss II’s Die Fledermaus: The Revenge of the Bat landed in the Walt Disney Theater at Dr. Phillips Center with appropriately socially-distant and audience-safe performances on December 17 and 19.
by Maria Nockin - Dec 26, 2020
 Los Angeles Opera has a wealth of operatic and recital material on its website page On Now.  A must see link is the company’s inaugural event, the virtual company premiere of The Anonymous Lover, an unjustly neglected 1780 chamber opera by Joseph Bologne, better known as the Chevalier de Saint-Georges.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2020
Post-hardcore outfit Boy Becomes Hero  shares their new single 'Abscond' which features Jonathan Gering of The Devil Wears Prada, premiering today exclusively with mxdwn.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2020
Jane Lynch appeared on The Today Show on Wednesday, where she remembered her Glee co-star Naya Rivera.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2020
Opera Orlando's 2020-21 season continues to evolve as COVID-19 numbers remain in flux. Having already transitioned summer concerts and other events online, the Opera is delaying the “On the Mainstage” series from October to December.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2020
Opening tonight is the first London Fringe production since Lockdown, a brand new socially distanced open-air production of ‘Fanny And Stella’, a musical with Book and Lyrics by Glenn Chandler, the creator of ‘Taggart’, and Music by Charles Miller.
by TV News Desk - Apr 6, 2021
Gjenny Records is proud to announce their first signee, Sam Filiatreau, a rising songwriter from Louisville, Kentucky, who blends the lyricism of ‘70s vinyl with the acoustic feel of Appalachian folk music.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2021
Puccini's Tosca, a grand opera production with professional orchestra and chorus, is scheduled for April 26, 2022 at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall in Ft. Myers. Gulfshore Opera returns to Barbara B. Mann after their successful debut of La Bohème in January, the first production since Covid-19. T
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2021
On the heels of sold-out, in-person performances of Opera Orlando's Carmen, set in 1960s Haiti, the Company is proud to present this production online via the ENCORE! series.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2021
This week's list includes Life at Hamilton, a memoir written by a bartender at the hit musical, In Pieces, featuring highlights from the new musical by Joey Contreras, and more!