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by Student Blogger: Danielle Urban - May 7, 2021
If I have any advice to anyone who wants to switch their major, if you're unfamiliar with the major, take the intro class with a really good teacher, and ask them questions, be persistent with the class, because you never really know what's going to happen when you change your major.
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
On May 24, 2020, 7:00-8:00 pm ET, the 92nd Street Y will host a virtual gala to honor exceptional individuals and celebrate the many ways in which donor support has transformed 92Y during the pandemic, enabling them to serve their local and global communities like never before.
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2021
Opera Gallery will celebrate famous painter and sculptor Manolo Valdés with an unprecedented solo exhibition simply titled Manolo Valdés at their New York location (791 Madison Avenue), opening on May 20th and running through June 20th. 
by TV News Desk - May 4, 2021
Reflecting the demands of social distancing because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 39th Annual Tejano Conjunto Festival in 2021 will be a live-streamed music event accessible around the world. 
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2021
Yesterday, the American Traditions Vocal Competition celebrated the vocal talent of Savannah's youth with its second annual Junior ATC.
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2021
The John W. Engeman Theater has announced the cancellation of its production of Anything Goes. The show was set to premiere in July. 
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2021
Our student bloggers write about how they're coping with the current global health crisis, give insight on their school's performing arts programs, share their opinions on the latest theater news, and so much more. Speeches at the Broadway Community Forum, focusing on body positivity, and more-- read the latest from our college student bloggers!
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2021
Yoo Capital and Deutsche Finance International have announced a major agreement with premium international live entertainment business, Trafalgar Entertainment, to run the site’s new 1,575-seat theatre. The theatre will be the largest new permanent theatre build of its kind to open in London since the National Theatre in 1976.  
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2021
GDIF, London's leading outdoor performing arts festival, is today announcing highlights from the 2021 programme, scheduled to take place 27 August – 11 September across Royal Greenwich, the City of London, Canary Wharf, Thamesmead and the Royal Docks.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021
The Artist Rights Alliance (ARA), an artist run nonprofit fighting for a healthy creative economy and fair treatment for all creators in the digital world, has announced that Executive Director Ted Kalo will be stepping down.
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2021
Black Ensemble Theater Founder and Executive Director Jackie Taylor announces Jackie Taylor's Soul of A Powerful Woman (Her To Save The World), now in its eighth year. The virtual one-night fundraising event to benefit Black Ensemble Theater will be live on May 23 at 6:00 p.m. on Facebook and Youtube.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2021
Those Women Productions and Rebecca Haley Clark will present Hindsight 2020, a collaboration with diverse artists in various disciplines from around the world to create a devised, virtual time capsule of a year that defies all categorization.
by TV News Desk - Mar 29, 2021
His instantly satisfying first single from the record “I Called You Rose,” hit Number #3 on the Euro Indie Music Charts and #8 on the World Indie Music Charts - with a second tune “I’d Send You My Heart” - hitting the airwaves now.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2021
Grammy Award winning Bass-Baritone Mark S. Doss has announced a new weekly concert series, live streaming on Facebook each Wednesday at 7 pm Eastern. As Mark Steven celebrated a year of broadcasting his popular and uplifting Heart and Soul streamed performances, he felt compelled to serve audiences with a new series.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2021
The Cincinnati May Festival has announced program details and artists for the 2021 Festival with five performances taking place between May 21 and 30, 2021 at Cincinnati Music Hall.  Principal Conductor Juanjo Mena will conduct two performances each of two separate programs with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra.
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 26, 2021
We recently joined a tasting via zoom to experience four wines by Domaines Barons de Rothschild's Los Vascos. The tasting featured the launch of the new Cromas collection.
by TV News Desk - Mar 26, 2021
As Franky Wah continues to further plot his course within the realms of a deep sonic space, ‘Not In Love’ is the next chapter in his voyage, and one that has been blessed with the hypnotic vocals of LOWES.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2021
The Jeff Carlson Band announce their new album 'Yesterday's Gone' to be released on RFL Records April 23rd. The first single 'Fire' was released on March 26th, with a video premiere planned for April 1st.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2021
This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld for 3/25/2021 include new jobs for those looking to work in the theatre industry.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2021
Kevin McKenzie today announced his retirement as Artistic Director of American Ballet Theatre at the end of 2022, following three decades of leadership. He will oversee ABT’s creation of new works and performances throughout 2021 and 2022, ensuring ABT’s vitality and artistic integrity, while working with the Board of Governing Trustees to provide a seamless transition to the Company’s next Artistic Director.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2021
A new online run of the Bush Theatre’s production Overflow will be presented by Bristol Old Vic from 6-8 May. Bristol theatre-maker and writer Travis Alabanza’s latest play was premiered and recorded at the Bush Theatre in Dec 2020, and stars Reece Lyons as Rosie.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2021
The University of Chicago Presents is offering a recital of German lieder and sentimental song from English tenor Ian Bostridge and pianist Imogen Cooper. The duo will perform a selection of vocal works by Ludwig van Beethoven that offer a glimpse at the composer's romantic side, as well as Robert Schumann's Liederkreis, Op. 39.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2021
After a 21 year tenure, Randy Buck has announced that he will be stepping down from his role as CEO. Buck sites health issues as the reason for his departure.
by Marc Savitt - Apr 8, 2021
In response to the unprecedented challenges the last year brought, WTF embarked upon an innovative artistic endeavor that ensured the voices of their artists could be heard loudly and clearly around the globe. Four of the seven offerings in the 2020 WTF Season on Audible Theatre are World Premiers including the final selection, a new musical, ROW. 
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2021
The new musical that will tell the life story of singer-songwriter Neil Diamond, now has its name – A Beautiful Noise – and it will have its world premiere at Boston’s Emerson Colonial Theatre next summer with performances for this strictly limited four-week engagement starting Tuesday, June 21, 2022 and playing through Sunday, July 17, 2022.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2021
Glasgow International, one of the UK's largest and most influential visual arts festivals, has announced details of its ninth edition, which will take place across the city from 11 – 27 June 2021.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2021
Moving into Theatre Uncut's 10th year, the second Theatre Uncut Political Playwriting Award will be announced in the first ever binaural award ceremony, streaming on 6th May at 5pm on Theatre Uncut's website and YouTube channel.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2021
This week's list includes the In The Heights film soundtrack from Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Lloyd Webber: Symphonic Suites, which features newly orchestrated suites from Evita, The Phantom of the Opera and Sunset Boulevard, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2021
Submissions are now open for the prestigious Popcorn Writing Award for new play writing with a prize fund of £6,000 on offer.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2021
Happier Than Ever will also be available as Deluxe and Super Deluxe box-sets, as well as in 2 exclusive color-way vinyl, cassette, photo-book and CD. For more information on each box-set go to
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2021
Adelaide Guitar Festival is bringing together some of Australia's best guitarists in a thrilling mix of local talent and visiting musicians for its first-ever annual event, with tickets now on sale for an exciting range of shows at Adelaide Festival Centre venues from July 4 to 25.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2021
Leading performers and musical theater scholars from seven nations will gather virtually May 12-15 as the Great American Songbook Foundation hosts the Fourth Biennial StageStruck! Conference.
by Maria Nockin - Apr 24, 2021
On April. 23, 2021, San Francisco Opera presented its first drive-in opera, Rossini’s rollicking comedy, The Barber of Seville. As the boisterous Spanish hair stylist, baritone Lucas Meachem opened the show with a vigorous, rousing version of his famous “Largo al Factotum”. California COVID restrictions limited the show to ninety minutes. Using the Zedda edition of the Ricordi piano/vocal score, Conductor Roderick Cox and Director Matthew Ozawa treated the audience to all the opera’s major arias, duets, and ensembles,
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2021
Redhouse Arts Center’s 2021-22 Main Stage Season has been announced, featuring the remounting of a previously cancelled show. With every production this season, Redhouse will utilize its versatile theatre space not only treat audiences to a thrilling theatre experience but allow for social distancing and a safe return back to live theater.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2021
Bucks County Playhouse audiences will have the opportunity to experience intimate concerts by stars of New York City's Broadway and Cabaret scene when Bucks County Playhouse presents a new Broadway Spotlight Concert Series. The series is curated by Jim Caruso.
by E.H. Reiter - Apr 20, 2021
Interview with Artistic Director and Owner of Turnkey Theatre Katie Turner, Ph.D., and Lead Marketing Liaison J’Arrian Wade about how this theatre company came about, and being co-creators of their premiere audio theatrical experience, HOMECOMING: A MEDITATION ON THE NATURAL WORLD.
by Sondra Forsyth - Apr 20, 2021
Pacific Northwest Ballet School’s annual “Spring Fling”, including an archival video from 2018 of students performing Jerome Robbins’ “Fanfare”, is online now until May 3rd.
by TV News Desk - Apr 2, 2021
While overseas she was coined as the 'Indie Rocker It Girl,' stateside comparisons were flowing:  Pitchfork pointed out her 'commanding presence and sexual authority.' 
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2021
DCPA Off-Center has announced not one, but two projects have been selected as part of its Powered By Off-Center program.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2021
The Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art at Pepperdine University will exhibit Hues of Isolation: Pepperdine Studio Arts Senior Thesis Exhibition 2021, a collaborative online exhibition this spring.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2021
Singer Jill Corey, an overnight sensation in 1953, when she landed on the cover of Life Magazine, passed away from natural causes on April 3 at UPMC Sunnyside in Sunnyside, PA.  She was 85. 
by TV News Desk - Apr 16, 2021
The EP is being released independently via Altitude Music and was recorded between Ryan Spraker’s studio in Los Angeles and Norway over the past two years.
by TV News Desk - Apr 15, 2021
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by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2021
This Spring, The Coterie presents Mesner Puppet Theater's premiere production of How to Snag a Sea Monster: A Terrifically Tall Tale, an all masked, socially distanced, live show with an online streaming option available for those who are unable to attend in person.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2021
Three decades after retiring Mary Li will return to the stage in June in Queensland Ballet's production of The Sleeping Beauty.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2021
The Frist Art Museum will present Designing the New: Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Glasgow Style, an immersive exhibition that showcases Charles Rennie Mackintosh—the greatest exponent of the Glasgow Style—as an architect, designer, and artist.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2021
The Frist Art Museum presents Designing the New: Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Glasgow Style, an immersive exhibition that showcases Charles Rennie Mackintosh—the greatest exponent of the Glasgow Style—as an architect, designer, and artist, and contextualizes his production within a larger circle of designers and craftspeople in Scotland’s largest city.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2021
Three dozen of the best from Broadway and the entertainment industry saluted the one-year anniversary of RWQuarantunes, a pandemic-inspired series of invite-only online concerts, by coming together Sunday, April 11, 2021, for a five-hour celebration of Broadway and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2021
Music marketplace Artist Republik has announced a game-changing addition to its thriving resource hub with the introduction of its 'SoundStore'. Easily compared to a BeatStars meets Landr-type model, SoundStore allows Artist Republik members and non-members alike to provide multi-tiered production leases to artists of all sizes and genres.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2021
LA Opera has commissioned composer and librettist Carla Lucero to write The Three Women of Jerusalem (Las Tres Mujeres de Jerusalén), an opera to be performed in 2022 by a cast of hundreds in a monumental staging at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, with hundreds of additional performers joining in virtually from around the world.