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Westbeth Theatre

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by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
A collective of 13 theater groups and artists from across the globe will join forces for POST THEATRICAL, a festival of works that use mail as a theatrical medium. The festival, which launches in February and will run through June, 2021, features a diverse range of works that use the medium of mail in a broad range of ways.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
Tickets are now on sale at Theatre Jacksonville for Thurgood, a powerful virtual play about the life of Thurgood Marshall, the first Black Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. Live-streamed productions of Thurgood run from February 18 through 28.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
David T. Little’s Soldier Songs has been hailed for its powerful exploration of the perceptions versus the realities of war. Based on interviews with veterans of five wars, the acclaimed opera premieres as a film on Friday, January 22, 2021 on the Opera Philadelphia Channel. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
Bergen Performing Arts Center Annual Gala and premiere fundraising event is more critical this year than ever. It is nearly a year since their stage went dark due to the pandemic. This one special night of unique performances is a mission to Save Our Stage and to Save Our School!
by TV News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
Next year, film aficionados can enjoy a yearlong journey spanning nine decades of cinema history, through a dozen of some of the movie industry’s greatest titles, as Fathom Events and Turner Classic Movies present the seventh annual TCM Big Screen Classics series.
by Team BWW - Jan 14, 2021
Check out the newest theater names that are now available for video shoutouts and more on Stage Door!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 14, 2021
Today's top stories: Haley Swindal's concert as part of Radio Free Birdland premieres today, Kelli O'Hara chats about her upcoming concert with Seth Rudetsky, and more!
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 14, 2021
Thirty-three years later, these are the shows that Stephen Mosher remembers most vividly, from his first time in a Manhattan nightclub to the last night, on March 12th, 20202
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
Non-Eq is now available on Amazon Prime! This short film comedy follows the life of two non-equity actors trying to get seen at a musical theatre audition in New York City (but they are a total hot mess).
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
Total Insight Theatre has received a grant of £18,240 from Co-op Foundation to help young people support each other during bereavement.  The charity will use the funding to deliver a national online project for young people bereaved during the Covid-19 pandemic, using the arts to safely explore their experiences and help process the impact of bereavement. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
The Broadway Podcast Network is reuniting the cast of Broadway's First-Ever Digital Soap Opera, AS THE CURTAIN RISES, for a live event with the cast.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
Vineyard Theatre Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern announce Lessons in Survival director Tyler Thomas will be awarded with the biennial Susan Stroman Directing Award at this year's Open House taking place virtually on Sunday, January 31 at 5:00 pm EST.
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
Court TV, the multi-platform network devoted to live and in-depth legal reporting and expert analysis of the nation's most important and compelling trials, will world premiere 'I Can't Breathe' – A Court TV Special on Sunday January 17th at 9:00 p.m. (ET).  
by Student Blogger: Bea Mienik - Jan 14, 2021
The title of this article speaks for itself! Be sure to check out “The Office” bloopers, extras, and collections, streaming exclusively on Peacock.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
Award-winning Playwright/songwriter, November Christine, is re-releasing her musical video tribute to Martin Luther King and the BLM movement. '1968' features Broadway performer Nic Ryan (Motown the Musical and Beautiful: The Carol King Musical).
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
HBO Max has given an eight-episode first season order to the Max Original, JULIA, based on the life of world-renowned chef Julia Child.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
Members of the Children's Chorus of Maryland and a Baltimore rap artist have teamed up with the racial justice podcast Trouble4Good to urge the Maryland General Assembly to change the pro-Confederate Maryland state song.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
With hopeful news of COVID-19 vaccines, the touring Broadway industry is planning for a safe return to the theater later this year. Hennepin Theatre Trust has been collaborating with Broadway producers to relaunch shows and reroute touring schedules throughout North America.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
Next week, Jefferson Performing Arts Society presents a one-man show about the life of the great Paul Robeson.  The show is offered for two performances only on Saturday, January 23 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, January 24 at 2:00 p.m. at the Jefferson Performing Arts Center at 6400 Airline Drive in Metairie. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) Annual Gala and premiere fundraising event is more critical this year than ever. It is nearly a year since our stage went dark due to the pandemic. This one special night of unique performances is a mission to Save Our Stage and to Save Our School!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
On Tuesday, January 26 at 7 p.m. the MetLiveArts commission and world premiere of They Will Take My Island, which features unreleased scenes and highly personal short films by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Atom Egoyan (The Sweet Hereafter) set to original musical scores by Armenian American composer Mary Kouyoumdjian, will stream on The Met's website, YouTube channel and Facebook. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
Artistic Director Robert Falls announces a virtual fundraiser to support Goodman GoodWork—inclusive of the theater's nationally-recognized, award-winning Education and Engagement programming. “Reimagining Tomorrow” centers on the possibility, opportunity and change in the American Theater after a time when remote work, e-learning and social distance have challenged the fundamental human connection at the industry's core.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
Today The Garden of Unearthly Delights announces its full 2021 program after a sneak peak in December of last year. Highlights form the reimagined COVID-safe wonderland include a socially distanced yet fabulously fun drag brunch party, a reclined Hot Dub experience and a comedy gala with a very cheeky nod to a missing SA car race.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. To sustain the tradition while venues around the world remain closed, BAM will launch events virtually, connecting communities across the nation.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2021
Need something new to read, watch, or listen to? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases! This week's list includes a new album from Marisha Wallace, Six By Sondheim documentary, My Broken Language memoir by Quiara Alegría Hudes, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
Today (January 13) in live streaming: Myths & Hymns on Stars in the House, Kelli O'Hara visits Backstage Live, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
New York City Center today premieres the second installment of the video series Encores! Inside the Revival, featuring a look inside the creative process behind the future Encores! revival of The Tap Dance Kid directed by Tony Award-winning director Kenny Leon. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
What caused the feud between the Montagues and Capulets? Audiences find out when Norwalk Public Library hosts a virtual performance of LADY CAPULET, a prequel to Romeo & Juliet, on Thursday, January 28 at 6:30 pm. The performance is free to anyone on or off Facebook.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
Irish Repertory Theatre has announced their Theatre @ Home Winter Festival, a four-week repertory retrospective of all of the original digital productions created by Irish Repertory Theatre during the COVID-19 shut-down, from January 26 – February 21, 2021.
by TV Scoop - Jan 13, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a New Episode of THE GOLDBERGS and if it's a new episode, airing on ABC on Wednesday, January 27, 2021!
by TV News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
Disney announces its ninth annual 2021 Magic of Storytelling campaign to cultivate the next generation of storytellers.
by TV News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
YouTube Originals today announced the first details for “Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil,” a powerful four-part documentary event from Director Michael D. Ratner. The first two episodes of the docuseries will premiere for free Tuesday, March 23rd.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
After two preliminary rounds, twenty finalists in the monologue category will be invited to compete by live stream from the Goodman Theatre on March 22, 2021 at 6pm, provided there are no COVID 19 restrictions are in place to prevent a live stream.
by TV News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
Each song from 19-year old artist Charlie Houston is an emotional timecapsule with relatable self-discovery storytelling and breathy, androgynous vocals.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
In what continues to be a challenging time for dancemakers to find ways to make and present work, the Pillow has deepened many of its preexisting relationships with artists as well as opened its doors for new ventures, resulting in a diverse and provocative array of artistic projects from January through June.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
Milwaukee Rep presents We Rise: MKE’s Celebration of Black History Month with four Facebook Live events every Monday night in February at 7pm CT. The celebration is in honor of the rich contributions that African American artists, administrators, audiences, and board members have made to the growth, strength and development of Milwaukee Rep.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
Voices of Ascension, New York City’s Grammy-nominated professional choral organization, is launching a new artistic initiative with Astronautica: Voices of Women in Space. This newly commissioned work of music, voice, and video has a score by nine women composers, and a libretto drawn from the words of sixteen women astronauts.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
Dr. Phillips Center's Frontyard Festival has announced new shows and events this weekend honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021
Dallas Theater Center, the 2017 recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, reveals new details about their innovative 2021 gala. Titled “Staging Joy,” this will be the first virtual gala in the theater's history. To celebrate, everyone is invited to attend for free!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2021
Howard Johnson, veteran jazz musician, tuba innovator and founding member of the Saturday Night Live band, died at home in New York on Jan. 11, 2021, following a long illness, according to his longtime partner, Nancy Olewine. 
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 12, 2021
They say you should write about what you know, and Jessica Hendy did just that. Well look at her now.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2021
A short set of joyfully ridiculous jokes and observations,The Best 10 Minutes of My Life, will debut online on Friday, January 29, 2021. Audiences can catch this mini stand-up special at 7pm, 8pm or 9pm EST.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2021
The video features the song 'Once Before I Go', from The Boy From Oz. The song, by Peter Allen and Dean Pitchford, is sung by Hugh Jackman on the 2003 original Broadway cast recording.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2021
The Warner Theatre will present the next production of the 9th Annual International Playwrights Festival - GOOD MORNING by Anne Lucas (MA) - from the Warner’s Nancy Marine Studio Theatre beginning Friday, January 15 at 7:00 pm.
by Student Blogger: Macy Mae Cowart - Jan 11, 2021
As you know, the country is on fire. “Life goes on” though doesn’t it? I wish I could read the recent headlines and go “c'est la vie!” and proceed to rehearse monologues and be a creative artist. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2021
The OBIE-winning HERE has announced programming for its HERE There Everywhere winter and spring 2021 season. The season launches with the ninth annual PROTOTYPE: Opera | Theatre | Now (January 8–16), the premier global festival of opera-theatre and music-theatre which has been completely re-envisioned in light of the COVID-19 crisis.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2021
Leg Up On Life has just announced its 2021 relaunch.  An organization that started off as a one-day class event in 2017 that focused on bolstering inclusion within the arts has, after four years flourished into a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2021
The Asian World Film Festival (AWFF) will be presenting a “Bruce Lee Online Tribute” to commemorate the 80th anniversary of his birth including a celebrity panel exploring his many accolades and iconic films, Friday, January 15 to Monday, January 18, 2021.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2021
DACAMERA, a Houston-based presenter of chamber music and jazz concerts, announces its virtual programming lineup for January through March.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2021
Leg Up On Life has announced its 2021 relaunch.  An organization that started off as a one-day class event in 2017 that focused on bolstering inclusion within the arts has, after four years flourished into a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.