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49th Street Theatre

(New York, NY)
235 W. 49th St.
by Gil Kaan - Mar 9, 2021
THE OXY COMPLEX, IAMA Theatre Company’s fourth offering of their 2020-21 season of new solo work exploring identity, isolation, race and connection, premieres virtually March 21, 2021. Playwright/performer Anna LaMadrid teams up with director Michelle Bossy, as she performs as the fictional character Viviana she wrote.
by TV News Desk - Mar 9, 2021
'Snake’ with So Sus serves as another prime example of Gl0bal’s signature bass-infused style. Out now via Circus Records, ‘Snake’ with So Sus is available to stream across platforms.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2021
After a successful two-day run of Lonesomes by Octavio Solis in February, Ashland New Plays Festival is bringing the play back for an encore with the release of a newly recorded performance, available to stream on demand this March 16 through 21. Tickets are available now with sliding scale pricing.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2021
The International Opera Awards has today announced the date of its 2021 Awards, taking place as an online event on Monday 10 May.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2021
The Board of The Knights has announced the election of Paul Sekhri to Board Chair and Graham Parker to Board Vice Chair & the appointment of Bridget Mundy to Executive Director. Paul Sekhri, President and Chief Executive Officer of eGenesis, has been a member of The Knights’ Board of Directors since 2017 and is a passionate supporter of the arts.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2021
The Hudson Gardens & Event Center announced today that the Summer Concert Series will be canceled for another year because of the strong likelihood of ongoing capacity restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2021
The NSW Minister for Health Brad Hazzard has granted Sydney Theatre Company an exemption to return to 100 per cent capacity at its Walsh Bay venues - almost exactly one year after the industry was shut down due to COVID-19.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2021
Memoirs of Blacks in Ballet (MoBBallet) announces the Ballet IS Woman Symposium will take place virtually Saturday, March 7, from 12-4:00 p.m. and will feature two panel discussions: 
by TV News Desk - Mar 25, 2021
Homelessness, multicultural representation, autism, refugee crises and addiction are just a few of the social issues fearlessly tackled by “Sesame Street” for over a half a century.
by Maria Nockin - Mar 22, 2021
On March 20, 2021, San Francisco Opera presented a free stream of Richard Wagner’s opera Siegfried as part of Francesca Zambello’s 2017-2018 American Ring. Forest projections set the mood for Runnicles and Zambello’s nature-friendly, quasi-impressionistic rendering of the opera. Lighting Designer Mark McCullough illuminated the opening scene as though it was  a dream.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2021
International Entertainment Holdings Limited, the parent company of The Ambassador Theatre Group, today announced the pending acquisition by IEHL of the iconic Golden Gate Theatre and Orpheum Theatre, both in San Francisco, and the Fisher Theatre in Detroit, as well as its programming operation of the Detroit Opera House and Music Hall in Detroit.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2021
Goddard Riverside kicked-off its 6th Annual W.H.A.M. (Women History Artist Month) Festival on March 1st with an opening night reception, curated by Artspeak Collective, featuring a visual art exhibit of 17 female artists. 
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2021
Fictionhouse has announced the appointment of Emily McLaughlin as Head of Development.
by TV News Desk - Mar 17, 2021
As Hannah explains: “This is a simple song about people being tiny and our lives being fleeting but also that we are epic and great. It’s finding the beauty and majesty of the everyday. LIFE IS GORY AND BORING SOMETIMES: it’s both hectic and mundane and we have to accept both.”
by TV News Desk - Mar 16, 2021
Tipped by Mixmag, DJ Mag, Beatportal, i-D, and more, SeeMeNot brings both purpose and protest back to house music, exploring race and gender politics through the prism of a Black female artist.  
by Gil Kaan - Mar 15, 2021
Playwright/director Chelsea Sutton's latest SPITE & MALICE premieres March 22, 2021 as one of the thirteen projects in RealTime Intervention's POST THEATRICAL. An homage to her grandmother, SPITE & MALICE has the audience interacting with the SPITE & MALICE actors, using materials mailed to the ticket holder. The busy, multi-project-juggling Chelsea managed to find a few moments to answer my inquiries.
by Erica Miner - Mar 15, 2021
Her Mozart is lyrical, lush, secure and dynamic, with a forceful top range and fluid technique that makes her vocality perfect for a role such as Donna Anna, which has challenged sopranos over the past two centuries. Yet soprano Vanessa Goikoetxea showed her versatility when she won immense kudos for her 2019 Seattle Opera debut in a much gentler role, that of Micaëla in Bizet's Carmen.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2021
Noel Paul Stookey, better known as the “Paul” of the seminal 1960s folk trio Peter, Paul & Mary, continues to embrace his role as an elder statesman of what was once referred to as “protest music.” On March 22, Neworld Multimedia will release JUST CAUSES, a carefully curated compilation of 15 Stookey tracks, each bearing a theme of social concern.
by Gil Kaan - Mar 1, 2021
Little Fish Theatre's annual short play festival PICK OF THE VINE, premiering March 5, has smoothly morphed into a hybrid stage-to-film online. The filming of this year's final seven plays, chosen out of 800+ submissions, have been overseen by producer Tara Donovan, as well as producing artistic director Lisa Coffi. Tara graciously made some time to answer a few of my queries, inviting Lisa to fill in with more specific answers as needed.
by TV News Desk - Mar 1, 2021
Formed in 2015, Lovely World (Landon Rojas, Cade Rojas, Cameron Smith and Michael Gilbert, who are all in their early 20s) built their musical foundation on their love of 70s music and new school rock. “You Know Darlin’” continues this trajectory.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2021
Nat Geo's GENIUS: ARETHA doesn't arrive until, March 21, but the network is planning to tease the show in a major way. The new series, led by Tony winner Cynthia Erivo, will host premiere multi-city drive-in screening events on March 11, featuring a special performance by Erivo herself.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2021
Next month, renowned vocalist and guitarist Allan Harris will release his long-awaited new studio recording Kate's Soulfood.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2021
For 35 years, area visitors and residents have cultivated their passion for learning at the Longboat Key Education Center. The Center offers a rich range of programs, including lecture series, performing arts series, film festivals, book clubs, concerts, theatrical performances, and more.
by TV News Desk - Jan 26, 2021
The Vera Project (VERA) announced today Viva Vera 20, a celebration of the Seattle nonprofit’s 20 years as a youth-led, community-oriented music and arts space, staple of Seattle's music economy, and blueprint for the national all-ages DIY community.
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jan 22, 2021
One of the few positives that has come out of the pandemic is that there has never been more opportunity to experience something new. Theatre, ballet and opera companies have quickly realised that their reach is now potentially world-wide and a new audience awaits online. For many, their introduction to Shakespeare came at school and this experience probably set up your opinion of his work until this day. You may have fallen in love with him, but often people’s memories are of dry, tedious and impenetrable text. Broadway World would like to try and change that with this beginner's guide.
by TV News Desk - Jan 22, 2021
22 celebrated voices across film, art and culture will bestow this year’s awards on feature-length and short films at the Sundance Film Festival, at a digital ceremony taking place February 2nd.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2021
Out of the Box Theatrics will present the virtual benefit​ RAISE YOUR VOICE: ARTISTS CELEBRATING BLACK CREATIVES ​on Tuesday, February 2nd at 7:30 PM ET ​in honor of Black History Month, celebrating the many contributions to music by Black artists.
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 BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
What is the future of the space situated beneath Saint Luke's Lutheran Church? BroadwayWorld has just received an official statement from the church's leadership, Rev Dr. Arden C. Strasser.
by Rosanna Liuski - Jan 13, 2021
Comedic acting is not for everyone. It needs a distinct, different type of view of life as well. One has to see the amusement in oneself and in life situations. You have to be able to set yourself to be laughed at, to see yourself as a comedic character so to speak.
by TV News Desk - Feb 9, 2021
Innovative college creative network and streaming platform QUADIO has announced their ‘BLACK HISTORY MONTH CLUB’ - a series of events to celebrate the month by highlighting the contributions of Black artists and music professionals to global music culture in partnership with The Aux.
by Gil Kaan - Feb 6, 2021
Minnesota’s Theater Mu's first mainstage production since the pandemic lockdown - playwright Susan Soon He Stanton's TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY  - will be live broadcasted February 5 through February 14, 2021, with video-on-demand available February 15 through February 21, 2021. In support of Theatre Mu, East West Players is including BIRTHDAY in its 55th anniversary season as a part of an East West Passport membership.
by Claudio Erlichman - Feb 25, 2021
A great success for more than 10 years, with praise from critics and the public, attended by more than 200 thousand people, the musical comedy O Meu Sangue Ferve Por Você (My Blood Boils for You) runs a virtual season from February 26 to March 21. The play pays homage to the Genero Brega (tacky style), bringing to the scene the story of a troubled loving quadrilateral from corny classics by Sidney Magal, Reginaldo Rossi, Fabio Junior, Gretchen, Rosana, among other icons of Brazilian popular music. There will also be lives with the actors, workshop on cultural projects and humor masterclass.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2021
The Boston Symphony Orchestra brings its first-ever all-online season—with near weekly concert streams distributed through its new streaming platform BSO NOW, November 2020-April 2021—to an end with four programs led by BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons, released each Thursday at noon, March 25–April 29, at
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2021
No matter where you are for Passover or who you’re celebrating with, you’ll want to really enjoy the 4 cups of wine at the Seder table commemorating the Israelites’ exodus to freedom - especially in 2021!
by Gil Kaan - Feb 22, 2021
The Groundlings Theatre Main Company member Edi Patterson will premiere her one-nighter ONE! March 2, 2021. Directed by Groundlings alumni/teacher Deanna Oliver, Edi will improv and riff completely on audience suggested topics.
by Barry Lenny - Feb 21, 2021
Long-awaited since the production was closed down by the pandemic.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2021
The Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) today announced the appointment of accomplished orchestral music executive Gail Samuel as the institution's next President and Chief Executive Officer.
by TV News Desk - Feb 18, 2021
The show, which will mark episode #79 of 'Tough Cookies,' will be available to  stream via Low Cut Connie and the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame's social media accounts.
by TV News Desk - Feb 18, 2021
Co-founded by Colin Young of Twitching Tongues and vocalist/Ring Of Honor professional wrestler Brody King, God's Hate set out to re-establish the mantle of hardness created by East Coast HC titans Merauder, Hatebreed, and the seminal Troy-core scene of the late '80s and early '90s. 
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2021
Inspired by the success from their safe drive-in performances of La bohème in the Fall, which heralded the return of live, in-person, opera to San Diego County since the start of the pandemic, and provided over 300 jobs to many, San Diego Opera has announced a Spring season of safe, socially-distanced, drive-in performances.
by Brendan Daly - Feb 16, 2021
Sonya Kelly’s touching and kinetic Once Upon a Bridge imagines the lives of three protagonists in the leadup and aftermath of a near-tragedy on London’s Putney Bridge in 2017.
by Rachael F. Goldberg - Feb 16, 2021
'Torn' is a well-researched, cleverly produced production with an interesting story at its heart. The show may not live up to the theatre company’s name, but it’s an enjoyable enough production with a worthwhile tale to tell.
by TV News Desk - Feb 1, 2021
Netflix, SEGA of America, Inc. ('SEGA'), and WildBrain announce a new animated Sonic the Hedgehog series, Sonic Prime, set to premiere worldwide in 2022.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2021
RED CARD RECORDS has announced the worldwide release of the third single from J. BRECKENRIDGE, the singer/songwriter and recording artist persona of performer Josh Breckenridge.  The song “Home Is Where the Art Is” is available on all digital and streaming platforms today, Friday, April 9, with a special music video to drop on Friday, April 23.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2021
What Tomorrow Brings, the new album from Cellar Music Group recording artist Alyssa Allgood has been released today on all retail and streaming platforms. Daring and personal, this wide-ranging new project is the star Chicago-based vocalist's most sophisticated offering yet.
by Student Blogger: Laura Frost - Apr 8, 2021
This is the time of year when your shorts and flip-flops are parked next to your snow boots and parka.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2021
New York-based vocalist ISA MARINA has released her latest single, 'DOWN' today. 'DOWN' is a moving piece of dancehall that celebrates female unity and self-love. The track opens with steel drums and quickly explodes with infectious electronic production from DropOuts.
by TV News Desk - Apr 8, 2021
The four-track offering incorporates a variety of sub-genres that deliver the dominating signature bass style that Gl0bal has become known for. Out now via Circus Records, ‘Insomnia 3’ is available to stream across platforms.
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.