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The Hero - 1921 - Broadway


Longacre Theatre (Broadway)

(New York, NY)
220 West 48th Street
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 25, 2021
Zero Theorem vocalist Caesar states: 'Threat' is a direct warning shot aimed toward those with an inflated self-confidence or sense of superiority.
by Stephi Wild - May 22, 2021
The show's star, Soprano Amy Manford, sings 'For Evermore' from the musical. The song will be available worldwide across all platforms from midnight on Friday 11th June. It will be available to pre-save and pre-order from Friday 4 June.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 19, 2021
My Adventures with Superman catches up with twenty-somethings Clark Kent, the bright and driven Lois Lane, and their best friend Jimmy Olsen as they begin to discover who they are and everything they can accomplish together as an investigative reporting team at the Daily Planet.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 19, 2021
Says Disturbed’s David Draiman, “We cannot wait to share the Rockville stage with the likes of Metallica, Nine Inch Nails, Lynyrd Skynyrd and so many other great Disturbed friends. What a massive lineup. C’ya in November, Daytona Beach.” 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2021
Austin Shakespeare is presenting the hilarious comedy of manners The Rivals by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, in an online reading at 5 pm, Sunday, May 30.
by Gil Kaan - May 18, 2021
The Road Theatre Company has begun streaming playwright Steve Yockey’s REYKJAVÍK, their second show of their 2021 virtual season. Set in Reykjavík, Iceland, Ann Hearn Tobolowsky directs the REYKJAVÍK cast of Stephen Tyler Howell, Alaska Jackson, Carlos Lacamara, Brian Ibsen, Danny Lee Gomez and Jacqueline Misaye. Ann managed to find some time between REYKJAVÍK rehearsals, and being half of a beloved Los Angeles theatre acting/directing couple, to answer a few of my enquiries.
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2021
Three Top Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2021 Shows Will Take Place at Edinburgh Corn Exchange* from Thursday 05 to Sunday 08 August 2021, with Craig Hill – PUMPED!, Daniel Sloss: HUBRiS and Henning Wehn: It'll All Come Out In The Wash.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2021
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced new artistic commissions, creative community, and civic collaborations, and more this coming June at Restart Stages—the new outdoor performing arts center constructed on the Lincoln Center campus.
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2021
From the team behind The Great Gatsby, the UK’s longest running immersive show, Doctor Who Time Fracture will preview from 26 May.
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2021
Brand new family theatre show, Dragons and Mythical Beasts, written by Derek Bond, today announces casting for its forthcoming UK Tour and summer season at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, London.
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2021
Hamlet/Horatio has been a 20-year collaboration between producer David Wenzel and writer David Vando. The film celebrates the power of love to transcend corruption and evil driven by Horatio's mission to keep Hamlet's spirit alive, even after death.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 11, 2021
Comedy Works has announced that Jackie Kashian will perform at Comedy Works South at the Landmark. 
by Maria Nockin - Mar 9, 2021
Mar 13 and 14, San Francisco Opera presents Wagner’s Die Walküre. Chief god Wotan fathers the hero Siegmund to regain control of the ring. But, when confronted with the futility of his dream, Wotan is forced to forsake not only his son but also his beloved daughter, the warrior-maiden Brünnhilde. Wagner’s opera has English supertitles. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 31, 2021
The Belmont Theater District (BTD), Chicago's largest theater district located in the Lakeview and Lakeview East neighborhoods shares upcoming events from its members from March - June.
by Maria Nockin - Mar 22, 2021
On March 20, 2021, San Francisco Opera presented a free stream of Richard Wagner’s opera Siegfried as part of Francesca Zambello’s 2017-2018 American Ring. Forest projections set the mood for Runnicles and Zambello’s nature-friendly, quasi-impressionistic rendering of the opera. Lighting Designer Mark McCullough illuminated the opening scene as though it was  a dream.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 19, 2021
MasterVoices will present Love, the third chapter of its central project for the 2020-2021 season: a four-part virtual rollout of award-winning composer Adam Guettel’s theatrical song cycle, Myths and Hymns. This digital production will be offered starting on Wednesday, April 14 at 6:30 PM ET on and the ensemble’s YouTube channel.
by Peter Nason - Mar 18, 2021
BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 91 greatest Sondheim songs. See if your favorites made the cut! What's at #1?
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2021
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center today announced Faces of the Hero, a transatlantic visual arts exhibition to be presented in both New York City and Athens this summer as the inaugural collaboration of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation-Lincoln Center Agora Initiative.
by TV Scoop - Jun 7, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of LEGO MASTERS and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Thursday, June 17, 2021!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 2021
With the Rodeo coming back to Folsom for its 60th anniversary along with the Hometown Parade it only seems natural that Sutter Street Theatre add to the Historic All-American Celebration with a Melodrama titled “The Legend of Gold Rush Sal or Mud in the Street” along with an Oleo. In doing so Sutter Street Theatre celebrates the regions heritage.
by Student Blogger: Sydney Emerson - Jun 3, 2021
When purity culture devotees suggest that the author must spoon-feed the moral status of every single character to the audience, they undermine both the intelligence of the viewers as well as the skill of the author.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2021
Bristol Old Vic today announced a bold season for Autumn–Winter 2021/22. The programme includes new productions from brilliant talent, long-awaited new dates for world premieres and new ways to share those stories live and online.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 23, 2021
The Marsh takes audiences on an adventure that begins on the Isle of Crete where archeologists unearth mysterious tablets that may solve ancient secrets with Sharon Eberhard's The Mark of Minotaur, performed live on MarshStream.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2021
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced new multidisciplinary artistic commissions, performances, workshops and more this coming July to Restart Stages—the outdoor performing arts center constructed on the Lincoln Center campus.
by Student Blogger: Bea Mienik - Jun 10, 2021
As a young child, he became fascinated with dramatic storytelling through images of stained glass windows and sculptures while passing by churches as a boy walking with his mother. He was and still is inspired by their common extraordinary elements: 'rising up' or 'suffering'.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 10, 2021
This year’s Macy’s Fireworks show will launch more than 65,000 shells and effects from five barges positioned on the East River centered in midtown, delighting New York City spectators and a nationwide television audience. 
by TV Scoop - Jun 1, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a New Episode of LEGO MASTERS and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Tuesday, June 8, 2021!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 31, 2021
Critically acclaimed American Tenor Brian Cheney teamed up with England's West End Composer/Lyricist/Producer duo Daniel Curtis and Laura Coyne to celebrate legendary tenor Mario Lanza's 100th birthday. The free online concert was broadcast on Lanza's 100th Birthday - Sunday, January 31st at 3pm EDT.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 28, 2021
MasterVoices will present Work, the second chapter of a four-part virtual rollout of award-winning composer Adam Guettel’s theatrical song cycle, Myths and Hymns. This free digital production will be offered starting on Wednesday, February 24 at 6:30 PM ET.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 27, 2021
First Stage's next virtual offering is ESCAPE FROM PELIGRO ISLAND. The virtual production starts livestreaming this Friday, January 29 at 7:00 p.m.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2021
Critically acclaimed American Tenor Brian Cheney has teamed up with England’s West End Composer/Lyricist/Producer duo Daniel Curtis and Laura Coyne to celebrate legendary tenor Mario Lanza’s 100th birthday. The free online concert will be broadcast on Lanza’s 100th Birthday - Sunday, January 31st at 3pm EDT on Cheney’s Website.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 22, 2021
Los Angeles based Zero Theorem are continuing their momentum from 2020 with the release of new EP ‘The Killing II’, now available worldwide. 
by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2021
American Composers Orchestra (ACO) announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Melissa Ngan as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective February 16, 2021.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 5, 2021
BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that 'The Sound of Music' star Christopher Plummer has passed away at the age of 91. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 4, 2021
Author and illustrator J.C. Stevens has introduced her illustrated Dragon Lad fantasy trilogy for readers ages 10 and up.
by Cady Hickman - Feb 19, 2021
Gidion's Knot is directed by Matthew Cahoon and will be performed by Rachael Chapin Longo and Carey Cahoon. Tayva Young will be providing the lighting design.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2021
The three upcoming readings are: Alice Childress’s Trouble in Mind, directed by Awoye Timpo; George Bernard Shaw’s Arms and the Man, directed by 2020 SAG Award nominee, Obie Award winner, and Tony Award nominee Colman Domingo; and Thornton Wilder’s The Matchmaker, directed by Dawn Monique Williams.
by Student Blogger: Cris Blak - Apr 9, 2021
One play changed my perspective on Shakespeare, theatre and the part that race plays in our creative and popular culture.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 7, 2021
New single “Dizzy” finds the Stockholm band delivering a track definitive of its title. Recalling the hallucinogenic venturings of Spacemen 3 to Tame Impala to Pink Floyd, it’s a dose of highly medicated post-rock with trippy, transient side effects and woozy temporal shifts aplenty.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2021
INTACT is a tangibly intense performance of few words, driven by themes of inward exploration and re-invention. A dream-like and surreal performance piece, INTACT is grounded in a compelling reflection on the limitations of body and mind.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 26, 2021
Moonbox Productions has announce that it has selected eleven original plays by local playwrights for its 1st Annual Boston New Works Festival.  Moonbox will host the New Works Festival June 24-26, 2022 at the Boston Center for the Arts.
by Joseph Harrison - Apr 25, 2021
Stories have an amazing way of bringing to life experiences and concepts that otherwise might be too complex, too unfamiliar, or too uninteresting. And, while some might write off storytelling as something reserved only for childhood, it is, in fact, one of the most common ways we humans have passed along the oral histories of our lives for generations. So, if given the ability to tell the stories of your own life – would you be the hero? What about when others hear and interpret it? This is the case for Edward Bloom, the larger than life “hero” of the story of BIG FISH – now onstage (and streaming) at the Titusville Playhouse in Titusville, Florida.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2021
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced the official public opening of Restart Stages—a new outdoor performing arts center constructed on the Lincoln Center campus—welcoming audiences to reimagined community spaces and new outdoor venues, with dozens of free events and surprise Pop-Up performances in music, dance, drama, and more.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 21, 2021
Waite is an IMPALA Board Member where he’s recently been heavily involved in the organization’s diversity efforts to level the playing field across all hirings and freelancers.
by Student Blogger: Hallie Jaffe - Apr 20, 2021
Are the last few weeks of the semester getting you down? Here are some of my favorite motivational quotes from musicals:
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2021
Following over 5,000 applications, a cast of forty-two performers are ready to begin rehearsals for Doctor Who Time Fracture.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 2, 2021
ON THE SPECTRUM follows three roommates in their mid-20s, all on the autism spectrum, who share a sheltered apartment while learning to cope with the world around them.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 16, 2021
Central Florida Community Arts today announced tickets on sale for Disney Moana Jr. presented by the Youth Theatre Companies, A Tribute to Jazz presented by the Big Band, and a full roster of summer camps. 
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 13, 2021
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced that Mimi Lien, celebrated set designer and MacArthur Genius grantee, has been commissioned to physically reimagine Josie Robertson Plaza as part of Restart Stages. “The GREEN” will transform the approximately 14,000 square feet of open, concrete expanse surrounding the Revson Fountain into an environment that invites New Yorkers to relax and enjoy the open, park-like space.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2021
Tulsa's Spotlight Theatre will officially reopen with The Drunkard, on May 1, 2021.