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Westbeth Theatre

(New York, NY)
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by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2021
On this day, we're celebrating the life and legacy of legendary artist and theatre namesake, the great Al Hirschfeld, who passed away on this day in 2003. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2021
HEARTBEAT OPERA announces the West Coast Premiere of Breathing Free, an ambitious filmed song cycle dedicated to the celebration of Black artistic voices, presented by The Broad Stage online Wednesday, February 10 at 7pm (Pacific) and Saturday, February 13 at 7pm (Pacific).  For tickets and information visit thebroadstage.org.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2021
OperaVision is Now Streaming Royal Swedish Opera's LA PASSION DE SIMONE. The production is available now through 16 July 2021.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2021
Need a new Broadway diversion to get you through the day? Check back today at 5pm to watch as BroadwayWorld's Spencer Glass broadcasts a very special episode of It's The Day of the Show Y'all LIVE! Which little-known musical theatre treasure will he uncover? Today is all about The Life!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2021
Today (January 19) in live streaming: an Ann Reinking tribute, Game Night on Stars in the House, and more!
by TV News Desk - Jan 19, 2021
Brooklyn’s The Brother Brothers, whose debut album gained enthusiased nods from tastemakers including NPR, Billboard and Rolling Stone Country, are announcing their sophomore album CALLA LILLY today.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2021
While physical stages remain dark across America, Manhattan Theatre Club invites audiences to gather virtually as a community and find connection, inspiration, and entertainment through a series of virtual theatrical experiences from the comfort of their homes.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2021
Bloomingdale School of Music presents a virtual Vision Board Party on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 6pm via Zoom. Kick off 2021 by creating your very own vision board and bring positivity to your new year!
by TV News Desk - Jan 19, 2021
Elektra Records singer-rapper MILES has released the official music video for his latest single “Desperados.”
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2021
In honor of International Sous Vide Day, Cuisine Solutions Inc., (CUSI), the global leader and largest premium food company in pioneering and perfecting sous vide cooking techniques will host their first annual virtual event on January 26, 2021 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST, celebrating the birthday of the Master of Modern Sous Vide, Dr. Bruno Goussault.
by TV Scoop - Jan 19, 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, February 3, 2021!
by TV Scoop - Jan 19, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a New Episode of FOR LIFE and if it's a new episode, airing on ABC on Wednesday, February 3, 2021!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2021
As the world catches glimpses of a return to normalcy and dares to imagine a time when we can once again gather together in our theatre spaces, The Old Globe will produce a hybrid of digital and in-person offerings that encompasses a broad range of thrilling theatre created by a diverse group of major talents.
by TV News Desk - Jan 19, 2021
Now more than ever, art, activism, and collective agency are paramount to evoking real social change.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2021
In order to protect the health and safety of CIVIC cast members, the season starts with one-person shows including Tea at Five, a full-length play detailing the life of Katharine Hepburn at ages 31 and 76, and Vincent, a moving play that explores the passion and torment of Vincent Van Gogh.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2021
Following the success of the televised premiere of Nashville's Nutcracker, Nashville Ballet presents its next installment of virtual content with Attitude, a two-part series set to release digitally March 5 through 7 and April 2 through 4.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2021
Following the 5 star critical success of the live streaming of Philip Ridley's brand new play, The Poltergeist, during the second lockdown in November, Tramp are delighted to announce that, for a limited season only, this ground-breaking work will be available to view online via the Southwark Playhouse website, in partnership with streaming service Stream Theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2021
Jawan M. Jackson (Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations) has joined the cast of this coming Saturday's virtual reading of David Lindsay-Abaire's RABBIT HOLE in the role of Howie. Jackson joins a cast that includes the previously announced Celia Keenan-Bolger (To Kill a Mockingbird) as Becca, Mary Testa (Oklahoma!) as Nat and more.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2021
Cellar Music Group announced the release of the music video for 'Let Freedom Ring (The Ballad of John Lewis)', the powerful forthcoming single from vocalist Dee Daniels. Filmed at the Christ Church Cathedral in Vancouver, British Columbia, this evocative tune was inspired by the life of US Civil Rights Leader and House Representative John Lewis.
by Student Blogger: Izzy Betz - Jan 18, 2021
Journaling is not for everyone, but if you haven’t tried it yet, get a new notebook and some pens. If you don’t try it, you will never know what you are missing.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2021
SEE THE BIG MAN CRY: THE LIFE AND MUSIC OF DROUGHT TURGID Comes to Adelaide Fringe next month!
by Peter Nason - Jan 16, 2021
It's the fastest 85-minutes that you'll experience in the theater.
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 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!