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48th Street Theatre

(New York, NY)
157 W. 48th St.
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by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2015
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company continues their 2015-2016 mainstage season with the award-winning American classic, 'Death of a Salesman' by Arthur Miller playing October 16- November 7, 2016. This production is directed by CSC Producing Artistic Director, Brian Isaac Phillips and features the Cincinnati Shakespeare Resident Ensemble including Bruce Cromer, Annie Fitzpatrick, Justin McCombs, and Jared Joplin. The ensemble is generously sponsored by Oswald and the costume design is generously sponsored by Fifth Third Bank.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2015
Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances, September 24 - October 4, 2015. Scroll down for details!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2015
At the 2014 Hollywood Fringe Festival FROM A YARDIE TO A YANKEE played to SOLD OUT houses, received overwhelmingly enthusiastic reviews and critical acclaim, and won author and solo performer Sardia Robinson the Fringe's 'Innovative Women in Theatre' Award. FROM A YARDIE TO A YANKEE will be performed Off-Broadway in October along New York's Theatre Row.
by Gary Naylor - Sep 11, 2016
Gary Naylor sees a play that examines suburban alienation in 80's America and the salvation Punk offered - on rollerskates!
by Virag Dombay - Sep 1, 2018
It's been nearly two weeks since Queensland Theatre released this 2019 season, and it's taken me nearly two weeks to comprehend exactly how colourful and formidable next year is going to be. A few days before the season launch, I had the pleasure of having doing a phone interview with Strong, who had just come from the closing celebrations for the company's successful run of Jasper Jones.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2020
HEARTBEAT OPERA—the radical indie opera company 'leading the charge in online opera' (Parterre) with 'groundbreaking' virtual content (Operawire) that is 'hacking the corporate contours of Zoom into a postmodern proscenium” (Washington Post)—announces BREATHING FREE, an ambitious six-part virtual series from December 4-12, dedicated to the celebration of Black artistic voices.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2020
HEARTBEAT OPERA—the radical indie opera company 'leading the charge in online opera' (Parterre) with 'groundbreaking' virtual content (Operawire) that is 'hacking the corporate contours of Zoom into a postmodern proscenium” (Washington Post)—announces BREATHING FREE, an ambitious six-part virtual series from December 4-12, dedicated to the celebration of Black artistic voices.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2015
Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its upcoming nightly performances from November 25-December 6, 2015. Scroll down or visit www.joespub.com for a complete list of shows!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2015
Brooklyn-based, Venezuelan-born dynamo Migguel Anggelo, returns to Joe's Pub with his virtuosic band The Immigrants and a pair of sensational singers to create a kaleidoscope of vocal theatrics and poetic storytelling that is hilarious and touching in equal measure. ANOTHER SON OF VENEZUELA is set for Joe's Pub at The Public on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 7 p.m.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2015
The iconic 'Lunchtime on a Skyscraper -- A Tribute to America's Heroes' is ready to head out on tour and has added France's flag to the sculpture to honor recent events.
by Marina Kennedy - May 9, 2016
Manhattan by Sail has announced their exciting 2016 season for guests to enjoy popular excursions on their ships, The Shearwater and Clipper City.
by Barry Lenny - May 7, 2018
After all these years, this is a hard-hitting play, perhaps even more so, now.
by TV News Desk - Mar 8, 2018
After 2016's incredible adventure in the USA, Russell Howard and his “twinkly eyed smasher of a mum” Ninette Howard return to our screens with a second supersized American trip. The highly anticipated 6 x 30 minute series showcasing an array of weird and wonderful characters launches on Comedy Central UK on the 26th March at 10pm. Russell Howard & Mum: USA Road Trip was the highest rating new commission on the channel the year it launched, achieving as much as +119% on the 16-34s slot average and +72% on the adults slot average. The show reached a total of 2.4 million individuals resulting in a further two six-part series in Northern Europe and Asia being commissioned and with episodes increasing in length from 30 to 60 minutes.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2016
Carl Crozier, a spectator during the civil rights era, manager in corporate America, writer and author, has completed his new book 'Some of My Heroes Died in the Riots': a gripping and potent work that delves into the ideas of racism, equality, freedom and acceptance.
by Jonathan Marshall - Mar 30, 2020
Hampstead Theatre has delved into its digital archive. In partnership with The Guardian the theatre will stream a series of past productions completely free of charge. First up is Mike Bartlett's Wild, which premiered back in 2016. The play is available for just one week and will be followed by Beth Steel's Wonderland and then Howard Brenton's Drawing the Line.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2019
The greater Binghamton area's only professional, non-profit Equity theatre, Chenango River Theatre, will open their 2019 season on May 24 with a new play that is currently the most frequently produced play in the country, A Doll's House, Part 2.  Following that production is the World Premiere of a new comedy about an Irish Catholic family in 1973, Incident at Our Lady of Perpetual Help.  The Immigrant, based on the true story of the author's own family who became the only Jewish family in town when they immigrated to Hamilton, Texas in 1909, runs in the late summer slot.  The season finale will be The Sea Horse, an unusual and volatile love story set in a dumpy waterfront bar of the same name. 
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2018
2017 Regional Theatre Tony Award Recipient Dallas Theater Center (DTC) presents the world premiere of The Trials of Sam Houston by Aaron Loeb at the Kalita Humphreys Theater. Directed by DTC Enloe/Rose Artistic Director Kevin Moriarty, The Trials of Sam Houston begins on April 20 and runs through May 13.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2019
In April, The SOURCE Theatre Company will be presented in the 5th EVER WordFest and Artists of Color (AOC) Summit, presenting a reading of an excerpt from the novel-in-progress 'The Last Judgement' by The SOURCE co-founder Arnold King.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2016
Migguel Anggelo & the Immigrants present ANOTHER SON OF VENEZUELA, April 11 & 21 at 7 p.m. at Joe's Pub at The Public, 425 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10003. Tickets: $20.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017
Dallas Theater Center Artistic Director Kevin Moriarty announced today full details for the 2017-2018 season, including the American love-rock musical Hair, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary; the terror-filled Frankenstein in a new collaboration with Southern Methodist University's Meadows School of the Arts; The Great Society, a follow-up to the smash-hit All the Way and a co-production with Houston's Alley Theatre; and two world-premiere plays, The Trials of Sam Houston and Miller, Mississippi.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020
After celebrating its 25th Anniversary at The Soraya in 2017, DIAVOLO | Architecture in Motion returns for its fourth engagement a?" this time with This Is Me: Letters from the Front Lines. From DIAVOLO artistic director Jacques Heim, This Is Me explores how the current climate of isolation has encouraged us to look within ourselves. It is The Soraya's fourth online performance.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2017
Single Tickets on Sale June 19 for DTC's 2017-2018 season including Miller, Mississippi; Hair; A Christmas Carol; Fade; Frankenstein; The Great Society; The Trials of Sam Houston and White Rabbit Red Rabbit. Tickets for Public Works Dallas The Winter's Tale will be available at a later date. Single tickets start at $20.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2017
Stage West has announced the lineup for its 39th season!
by Richard Sasanow - Jun 11, 2018
If you can't get enough of operas, symphonic concerts and a few musical theatre pieces thrown in for good measure, have I got a summer for you! Start in New York City and head north--almost around the corner, or a weekend (or more) away--and you'll find more than enough to keep you happy during the sultry weather ahead. (Even if it doesn't turn out quite so sultry…) It covers the gamut from Handel to Puccini, from serial podcasts to light opera, from dramma serio to musical comedy, with an added emphasis on Leonard Bernstein as the music world celebrates his 100th birthday.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2019
Akvavit Theatre announces its 2019 season: FAMILY Drama, 2 Norwegian Plays appearing this fall in a double bill.
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2020
Netflix has shared the trailer for Immigration Nation, a six-part documentary series that sounds the alarm on the immigration crisis in America by imbedding with ICE agents, attorneys, lawmakers and undocumented immigrants, whose harrowing stories humanize a perilously politicized issue.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2016
HOUSTON, TX - Alexander G. Markovsky, a Soviet émigré, engineer, economist and scholar of Marxism, pens reflections on the current political upheaval in his new book Liberal Bolshevism, subtitled America Did Not Defeat Communism, She Adopted It (www.alexmarkovsky.com).
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2018
PANORAMA - the latest work by the internationally renowned Motus Theater Company from Italy - makes its world-premiere in January 2018 at La MaMa (Ellen Stewart Theatre, 66 East 4th Street) in collaboration with La MaMa's legendary Great Jones Repertory Company. Previews begin January 3rd prior to press opening on January 5th as part of The Public's Under The Radar Festival.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2018
Columbia University School of the Arts is proud to present Mark H.'s (Columbia MFA Directing Candidate 2018) production of The Escape; or, A Leap for Freedom.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2019
Susan R. Williamson, Director of the Palm Beach Poetry Festival, and Blaise Allen, Ph.D., the Festival's Director of Community Outreach, today announced the winners of the annual Palm Beach County High School Poetry Contest. The 15th annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival runs January 21-26 at Old School Square in Delray Beach.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2019
In April, The SOURCE Theatre Company will be presented in the 5th EVER WordFest and Artists of Color (AOC) Summit, performing Loss of Self-Esteem [Working Title] by Greg Tateas one of the festivals features; and presenting a reading of the play Suicide Lies by Karon Majeel; as well as an excerpt from the novel-in-progress 'The Last Judgement' by The SOURCE co-founder Arnold King.
by Linda Hodges - Jan 14, 2019
Come From Away is far and away one of the best ensemble pieces to come to the Broadway stage in recent memory, and now theatre-goers in the San Francisco Bay area can see it at the Golden Gate Theatre, now through February 3, 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019
The Killers have unveiled a new stand alone song 'Land Of The Free' with a video by Academy Award-winning director Spike Lee. Recorded at their own Battle Born Studios in Las Vegas, Nevada and produced by Jacknife Lee, with additional gospel vocals by (vocal co-arranger) Lynn Mabry, Dorian Holley, Will Wheaton,Sherree Patrice Brown, Akasha Mabry and Killers' touring vocalists Amanda Brown, Danielle René Withers and Erica Canales.The Killers invited Spike Lee to make the video for the song, a heartfelt lament inspired by current events and recent national tragedies.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2017
PANORAMA - the latest work by the internationally renowned Motus Theater Company from Italy - makes its world-premiere in January 2018 at La MaMa (Ellen Stewart Theatre, 66 East 4th Street) in collaboration with La MaMa's legendary Great Jones Repertory Company. Previews begin January 3rd prior to press opening on January 5th as part of The Public's Under The Radar Festival.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2015
Brooklyn-based, Venezuelan-born dynamo Migguel Anggelo, returns to Joe's Pub with his virtuosic band The Immigrants and a pair of sensational singers to create a kaleidoscope of vocal theatrics and poetic storytelling that is hilarious and touching in equal measure. ANOTHER SON OF VENEZUELA is set for Joe's Pub at The Public tonight, December 1, 2015 at 7 p.m.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2019
This is the true story of Haskell Harelik, a?oethe immigranta??, based on the author's own grandparents. This saga of a Jewish immigrant's assimilation into a town without a single other Jewish family is author Mark Harelik's tribute to his grandparent's courage, industry and ability in adapting to a strange and wonderful new country.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020
With a line-up that features world-class artists in music, dance, comedy, top-touring Broadway hits and more, the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts continues its tradition of offering a diverse season with something for everyone.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2016
BroadwayWorld has your first look at I WISH YOU A BOAT at Ward Theatre Company!
by Josh Stent - Aug 26, 2020
Adam Rennie is an Australian performer based out of New York City. He has performed in a wide range of musicals in Australasia, North America and Asia. Since he is currently waiting out the COVID-19 pandemic in his hometown of Sydney and I am stuck in Stage 4 restrictions in Melbourne, I seized an opportunity to catch up with him via Zoom.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2016
Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances, April 6-17, 2016. Scroll down for more details and visit www.joespub.com for a complete list of shows!
by Stage Tube - Apr 3, 2019
For the first time ever live, The Killers performed their latest single "Land Of The Free" on Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night. The performance opened a week of shows live from the Vegas strip for Jimmy Kimmel Live! The Killers were backed by a choir which was comprised of students from the Vegas high schools attended by band members Brandon Flowers, Ronnie Vannucci, Mark Stoermer, and Jimmy Kimmel.  
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2018
Talbot Finch is an Australian academic in an Ivy League University on the verge of getting tenure.    He believes in reason and the importance of learning from history. But he is dangerously at odds with his colleagues and the prevailing political temperature and he suddenly finds himself in a nightmare, Kafkaesque world where everything he holds dear is rapidly disintegrating. Are his students and colleagues manipulating him? Is his University complicit?   Or is he acting out his own myths?
by Troy Frisby - Apr 3, 2017
In her new show, RED, WHITE AND INDIGO, Lady Rizo is all about coming to terms with that "very bad boyfriend" she calls America. "I think he reads my email," she joked with a wry smile, during her first show of a three-night run at Joe's Pub on March 23. "And I know he's f**king with my birth control." And while getting into a relationship thinking you can change somebody is never the best idea, she still had to try. Standing tall in front of a room divider paneled with an upside-down American flag, Lady Rizo was dead-set on reclaiming the idea of patriotism.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2016
?Trinity Rep is proud to present Providence's Everett Company's renowned multimedia theater piece, Freedom Project, in the Dowling Theater for two nights only, May 13 and 14, 2016.  All tickets are $20 and available online at www.trinityrep.com, by phone at (401) 351-4242 or at the box office at 201 Washington St., Providence.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2016
Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances, April 13-24, 2016.