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Laura Pels Theatre

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Harold & Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre 111 West 46th Street
by Stephi Wild - May 5, 2022
Equity, the trade union for working people in the performing arts and entertainment, has won a major legal victory for its performer and stage management members against QDos Pantomimes (now Crossroads Pantomimes, which describes itself as the “world's biggest pantomime producer”).
by Gil Kaan - May 4, 2022
Greenway Arts Alliance, in association with Two Sisters Media, presents the world premiere of Who Are You, written and performed by Shareen Mitchell, beginning May 13, 2022, with Kate Jopson directing this one-woman show. Shareen made some time to answer a few of my queries into her show, her fashion background and Two Sisters Media.
by Michael Major - May 3, 2022
Indie rock outfit Sunsleeper have shared their new single and music video “Currents” via Rude Records. Inspired by the warmth and overwhelming character of 1990s alt-rock, the track embodies the feeling of being trapped and the overwhelming feeling of wanting to break free. Listen to the new single now!
by Michael Major - May 27, 2022
Less than a week before the launch of his ‘This Is Me – Feel Again’ shows in the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam, five-time #1 DJ in the world Armin van Buuren is announcing a brand-new, three-part album series and kicking off the upcoming Part 1 with the release of a brand-new single.
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2022
Meet the complete cast for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical, as rehearsals began in New York ahead of the musical's world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement this summer at Boston's Emerson Colonial Theatre.
by Michael Major - May 19, 2022
Twin Cities-based band FènixDion are excited to share their new single 'Sugar.' The song is the latest track to be lifted from the band's debut album due later this year. The song premiered today at The SPILL Magazine and will be available on all streaming platforms this Friday. Pre-save the new single now!
by Michael Major - May 17, 2022
Today, “ii” from Aveilut surfaces alongside a video by filmmaker Derrick Belcham featuring sound-reactive footage of dancer Jacalyn Tatro frenetically juxtaposed with the massive, harsh landscapes of southern Iceland. Watch the music video for the new single now!
by A.A. Cristi - May 16, 2022
Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons will perform at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall at FSW on Thursday, December 8, 2022 at7:30PM. 
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2022
Midland Center for the Arts in Midland, Mich. has announced a $47 Million transformational project that will reimagine the way art and science intersect in Michigan – a campaign they are calling, Center of Possibility.
by Peter Nason - May 15, 2022
No matter how much you know about the Titanic disaster, the musical grounds the story, humanizes it, and you leave the theatre an emotional wreck.
by Michael Major - May 11, 2022
Indie rock outfit Sunsleeper have a new music video for their track “Currents” via Rude Records The video depicts an all-too-familiar feeling of being stuck in a rut within your day to day life and how one moment can change everything.
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2022
Up next in its 2022 season, Oakland Theater Project (OTP) presents the first-ever Bay Area production of the 1989 play The Mojo and the Sayso by Aishah Rahman, a writer, professor and active participant in the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s. 
by Michael Major - Mar 30, 2022
In response to immediately sold-out shows for Måneskin’s first headline tour of North America,  the chart-topping Italian quartet at the forefront of a global rock resurgence are announcing a combination of additional new dates and venue upgrades to meet the overwhelming demand for their 2022/2023 LOUD KIDS TOUR.
by Michael Major - Mar 30, 2022
Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, Julian Lennon announced 2 new songs today from his 7th studio album JUDE, ‘Every Little Moment’ and‘ Freedom,’ available to pre-save on all streaming platforms. JUDE will be released later this year. The album title JUDE is a nod to the legendary song ‘Hey Jude,’ by The Beatles.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 21, 2022
New tickets for the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella for the Sydney and Melbourne seasons are on sale this week, with pre-sales from today and general public sales from Friday 25 March. Tickets also go on sale today for the Brisbane season.
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 20, 2022
Adelaide Fringe has once again proved itself as South Australia’s favourite festival attracting 3.2 million attendances over the past 31 days and nights. Against all odds, and despite the ongoing challenges of presenting performances in a COVID-safe format, the internationally loved festival is projected to sell a phenomenal 727,567 tickets, to the value of $19.7 million in box office, including free and ticketed shows.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2022
Mark Ravenhill, Co-Artistic Director of The King's Head Theatre, will direct a contemporary queer reinvention of Puccini's classic opera LA BOHÈME, opening at the world-renowned Islington pub theatre's stage from 26 April and playing until 28 May, with a press night on Tuesday 3 May. 
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 14, 2022
Two shows have been added to the After Hours Concert Series 2022 lineup at The Meadow Event Park in Doswell, Virginia.  Brothers Osborne will perform on Thursday, July 14th, and Incubus with very special guests Sublime With Rome and The Aquadolls will play Saturday, July 30th. Tickets for both shows go on sale Friday, March 18, 2022, at 10:00 AM. A limited number of Early Bird General Admission tickets will be available for just $26 until March 24 while supplies last.
by Alan Henry - Jun 8, 2022
After 1,670 performances and 25 previews on Broadway, the Tony & Olivier Award-winning smash hit musical COME FROM AWAY will play its final Broadway performance this fall. Find out when the show is closing, how to get tickets & more.
by Michael Major - Jun 28, 2022
lovelytheband take the first step towards their third album with their new single “sail away”. Dubbed iHeartRadio’s “Best New Rock/Alternative Artist” in 2019 on the heels of the Billboard-nominated hit “broken”, lovelytheband have continued blazing ahead, delivering “sail away” as the first peek into their highly-anticipated third studio album. 
by Michael Major - Jun 28, 2022
he moody, intimate “9pm” asks how the world can move on so quickly from acts of violence and crisis, calling out the murders of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, and bringing attention to the plight of the Palestinians in Gaza through urgent, percussive swells and poignantly-rich harmonies.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2022
SAG-AFTRA and IATSE have released statements condemning the Supreme Court's recent decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, and have vowed to fight to protect the right to choose.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 21, 2022
With SONGS AND STORIES, Brian Stokes Mitchell confirms the need for (and importance of) 54 Below's Diamond Series.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 2, 2022
BAM has announced its 2022 Next Wave Festival, where some of the world’s most fascinating artists—both celebrated favorites and new faces—come together to lead audiences on a creative odyssey through performance.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022
Located within The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, Then & Now is part of the commemorative festivities in celebration of the Festival's 90th anniversary, and offers a glimpse of how the Festival organization has evolved and thrived over the last nine decades. The exhibit is free to the public and is open daily. 
by Michael Major - Jun 13, 2022
Among the most-viewed clips include the Jackson 5’s “I Want You Back,” “ABC,” ‘Who’s Loving You,” and “Medley: Stand!, Who’s Loving You, I Want You Back,” Elvis Presley’s “Hound Dog,” “Don’t Be Cruel,” and “Love Me Tender.”
by Michael Major - Jun 10, 2022
Since 2001, fans of Jimmy Eat World could confidently mark their calendars for the release of a new studio album every three years. Today, the band is in a familiar position to the lead up to the critically acclaimed Bleed American; sans-label and creatively invigorated with no one to answer to but themselves. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 3, 2022
An undeniable wine choice for summer is Unánime Pinot Noir from Mascota Vineyards. Nestled in the Uco Valley of Argentina, the limestone and volcanic soils along with the thermal amplitude make this the ideal home for Pinot Noir.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2022
NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) will host its fifth fundraising event, “Night of Comedy”, on Tuesday, September 20, 2022, at Cipriani South Street, Casa Cipriani in New York. The evening will pay special tribute to NRDC Honorary Trustee and Night of Comedy Founder, Anna Scott Carter, for her tremendous service on behalf of NRDC and its mission.  
by Michael Major - Jul 21, 2022
The song’s visceral intensity inspired a huge reaction from fans (after the band performed ‘Kill Or Be Killed’ at various festivals this Summer), who went on to swarm the band’s social media with calls for it to be released. Responding to the overwhelming “will of the people”, Muse decided to share ‘Kill Or Be Killed’ ahead of the album release.
by Michael Major - Jul 18, 2022
HBO Original documentary film THE PRINCESS is an intimate and immersive look at the life of Princess Diana, directed by Academy Award® nominee Ed Perkins (“Black Sheep” “Tell Me Who I Am”) and produced by Lightbox, Academy Award®-winning Simon Chinn (“Man on Wire” “Searching for Sugar Man”) and Emmy®-winning Jonathan Chinn (“LA92” HBO’s “Tina”).
by Dan Marois - Jul 17, 2022
The Nutty Professor at the Ogunquit Playhouse is a newly retooled world premiere musical based on the 1963 Jerry Lewis film of the same title. A comic flick favorite, The Nutty Professor is a story of a Jekyll and Hyde transformation that takes place for a mild mannered and befuddled college professor.
by Marc Savitt - Jul 12, 2022
The relevancy to current issues such as Me Too, Feminism, Sexism, Abuse of Power, Patriarchal Systemic Inequality, Masculine Toxicity, My Body – My Rights, See Something – Say Something … abound. Will these dynamic, seemingly “ordinary / normal” young women persist, or give in and conform to the overwhelming pressure and go along to get along?
by Michael Major - Aug 3, 2022
Safiyah has found songwriting as a form of catharsis in dealing with the overwhelming grief, loss, and confusion that is the current state of the world. “Skateboard” gives a closer look at how Safiyah deals with the stressors of the present social and political climates; skateboarding, music, and friends.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2022
The 92nd Street Y, New York Harkness Dance Center has announced the 2022/23 season, anchored by the Mainstage Series. The Mainstage Series features unique performances in one of the art form’s most historic spaces, where audiences witnessed iconic artists including Martha Graham, Alvin Ailey (premiering Revelations), Jose Limón and Pearl Primus.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2022
Plant Based World Expo (September 8-9, 2022) has announced that restaurateur, TV personality, entrepreneur and food policy advocate Chef Spike Mendelsohn will keynote Day 2 of the Plant Based World Expo on Friday, September 9, 2022.
by Michael Major - Aug 3, 2022
Watch the music video for the new track, pulled from the group’s recently released EP Never Odd Or Even, which dropped earlier this spring. The band is also currently on tour to support the 4-track EP. Despite the heavy topics that the track addresses, the video for “The First Time We Met” brings out a more lighthearted side of the three-piece.
by Michael Major - Aug 10, 2022
Tim Bernardes’ critically acclaimed sophomore album out now on Psychic Hotline, the São Paulo singer-songwriter has been captivating audiences internationally. On a stop while on tour in the U.S. with Fleet Foxes, Bernardes paid a visit to the legendary KEXP studios for a session, and gave a stunningly intimate and impactful performance.
by Michael Major - Apr 8, 2022
After an impressive 30 seasons on ABC,  “Dancing with the Stars” is moving to a new home on Disney+. The hit series received a two-season pickup and will premiere exclusively in the U.S. and Canada for both seasons, making “Dancing with the Stars” the first live series to debut on the streaming service.  
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022
The Metropolitan Opera will present an audacious new production of Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor, which moves the bel canto masterpiece from 18th-century Scotland to a present-day town in the American Rust Belt, with nine performances April 23–May 21, 2022.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 6, 2022
Delaware Theatre Company announces its 2022/23 Season. DTC will be returning for a full, five-show season—its 43rd—on September 14, with live performances inside the theatre, including world premiere Broadway-bound musicals, farcical satires and searing dramas.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 5, 2022
This week, Bruce Lazarus will present a by-invitation-only workshop of His Story, The Musical, an original musical with book music and lyrics by Anna Miriam Brown and directed by three-time Tony Award nominee Jeff Calhoun (Newsies, Bonnie & Clyde).
by Wesley Doucette - Apr 4, 2022
'Il Était Une Fois' or 'Once Upon A Time' is the theme of this year's Festival d'Avignon. Olivier Py announced the programme this past Thursday in Avignon, where he has been the artistic director since 2014. 2022 marks his final year in the role, as he will be passing the torch to artist Tiago Rodrigues. Born in Lisbon in 1977, Rodrigues is the first non French artistic director since the Festival's founding. His production of Chekhov's Cherry Orchard, La Cerisaie in French, headlined in the Festival's Cour d'Honneur in 2021.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 28, 2022
Temple Theaters has announced their 55th Season for the 2022-2023 Academic Year!
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 23, 2022
“For most, our mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend.  Our mother’s love is unconditional and only grows stronger over a lifetime,” says Donelle Dadigan (Founder/President of the Hollywood Museum).
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022
Additional casting and the design team have been announced for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical's world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement at Boston’s Emerson Colonial Theatre (106 Boylston Street).
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2022
Mark Ravenhill, Co-Artistic Director of The King's Head Theatre, will direct the new production, opening at the world-renowned Islington pub theatre's stage from 26 April and playing until 28 May, with a press night on Tuesday 3 May. 
by Stephi Wild - Apr 18, 2022
Carmen is actually one of the first verismo operas that preceded the “manifesto” of the Italian artistic movement. Its style, and the death of the title heroine, which were at variance with the established opéra comique conventions, seem to have been the reason why the work did not give rise to much public enthusiasm at and in the wake of the world premiere in Paris in 1875.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2022
Cerise Jacobs and her activist opera company, White Snake Projects (WSP), has announced the award of a three-year grant from the Mellon Foundation designed for just the kind of purpose Sing Out Strong embodies so effectively.

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The Overwhelming has had 1 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 2007.

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The Overwhelming has had 1 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 2007.