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Ethel Barrymore Theatre

(New York, NY)
243 West 47th St.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020
Quincy Brown & Kevin Bianchi have launched 'Sentimental Men,' a new interview-based podcast about musical theatre and the women who make it wonderful. Taking a cue from its namesake, the first season of the podcast will examine Wicked the Musical from Elphaba's point of view, joined by a different actress who has performed the role in each episode.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020
Centenary Stage Company will offer live streaming options for the 2020 Women Playwrights Series events held November 4, 11 and 18. The live stream will be available in conjunction with the in-person performances and will be made available to patrons on the dates and times of the scheduled performances.
by Student Blogger: Brittany Davis - Oct 30, 2020
This semester has been...different. It’s been different for everyone, obviously. This year, for our first slot of the season, we were supposed to do Hello, Dolly! Then we were going to do Nunsense for the second slot. I was VERY excited, especially for the second slot.
by TV News Desk - Oct 29, 2020
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today a first-look deal with multi-faceted producer Holly Carter and Relevé Entertainment, an All3Media America company.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2020
Philadelphia's Simpatico Theatre is planting seeds for the future and examining questions of how a community can grow with their newly announced 'Season of Seeds.'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2020
The Women in the Arts & Media Coalition will host a digital presentation of the 2020 VintAge Award, which celebrates the voice and vision of women in the arts and media as they age.
by Louise Penn - Nov 9, 2020
15 Heroines is a major new digital project by Jermyn Street Theatre in collaboration with Digital Theatre Plus. Taking Ovid’s Heroides as inspiration they reach back across thousands of years and into the cultures of the Mediterranean, the Middle East, and Africa, the heroines are rehabilitated and placed in a modern setting.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2020
Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, November 7-8, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2020
WOMEN’S MEDIA CENTER Co-Founders Jane Fonda, Robin Morgan, and Gloria Steinem, announced today that THE WOMEN’S MEDIA CENTER will celebrate its 15th anniversary by hosting the first-ever WOMEN’S MEDIA CENTER BENEFIT AUCTION. The auction will be launched on November 9th and will continue until November 15th.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2020
The New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA), the definitive non-profit arts organization dedicated to the cultivation, support, and advancement of new voices in contemporary art, is pleased to announce the exhibitor list for NADA Miami, the organization's annual flagship art fair, taking place December 1–5, 2020 in a reimagined format. 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2020
The Citizens Theatre and Stellar Quines have today announced that a new filmed version of their 2019 theatre show, Fibres, will premiere online on Wednesday 25 November at 7pm.  Free to view, the film will be available for one month by booking a watch at home ticket from 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2020
From the grand ballroom of The Plaza, guests received a warm virtual welcome to this year’s New York Living Landmarks Celebration from Peg Breen, President of the Landmarks Conservancy, accompanied by Stephen S. Lash, longtime Conservancy trustee and former Living Landmark honoree.
by TV News Desk - Nov 3, 2020
“The Tonight Show” ranks as the season’s #1 most-social program across all of television
by Barry Lenny - Nov 29, 2020
Director, Mitchell Butel, has brought together a top-shelf cast.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2020
Fresh, funny and smart – it's back. Conceived and directed by Producing Artistic Director Rob Ruggiero, Connecticut's favorite holiday tradition returns to TheaterWorks Hartford. CHRISTMAS ON THE ROCKS features seven playwrights each adding their own spin to the canon of holiday traditions past. 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2020
On Thanksgiving Day, the Nurse Heroes Live! all-star concert addressed the worldwide shortage of nurses and raised money for nursing programs and scholarships. For those who might have missed the benefit show, Nurse Heroes Live! will be available on Peacock beginning Giving Tuesday, December 1, 2020 until January 2, 2021.
by BWW Staff - Nov 25, 2020
Voting is open for the BroadwayWorld Central New York Awards - which are back bigger than ever, celebrating the best in local theatre of the past decade! Voting is only only through December 31st, so make sure to have your say and vote!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2020
Ana Gasteyer, James Monroe Iglehart, Adam Pascal and Kerry Butler will join the December line-up of talent slated for The Seth Concert Series.
by Angie Stanton - Nov 25, 2020
Overture Center welcomes Laura Benanti in virtual 
Live from the West Side: Women of Broadway concert
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2020
Get your holiday theater fix this season, with the streaming premiere of Peter Rothestein's All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914 on December 15th. Cozy up with other holiday favorites, including Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn, The Royal Ballet's The Nutcracker, Goes Wrong Show: The Spirit of Christmas and more.
by Maria Nockin - Nov 23, 2020
On Sunday afternoon November 22, 2020, Pacific Opera Project (POP) presented COVID Fan Tutte, an updated version of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Lorenzo da Ponte’s Cosi Fan Tutte. The perfomance was presented drive-in style in the parking lot of the United Methodist Church on Anacapa Drive in Camarillo, CA. The lot accommodates 90 carefully positioned cars from which patrons see the a live opera performance on a raised stage and hear it on their cars’ FM sets.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2020
The final play for 2020 in the staged reading series Our Second Stage presented by Moira Blumenthal Productions will be A KIND OF REUNION written by Hungarian-born Australian clinical psychologist, writer and human rights advocate Alice Spigelman to be presented on Wednesday 16 December at ARA Darling Quarter Theatre.
by TV News Desk - Nov 23, 2020
Sundance Institute announced today the third class of the Momentum Fellowship, a full-year program of deep, customized creative and professional support for mid-career writers and directors from underrepresented communities who are poised to take the next step in their careers in fiction and documentary filmmaking.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2020
Sundance Institute announced today the third class of the Momentum Fellowship, a full-year program of deep, customized creative and professional support for mid-career writers and directors from underrepresented communities who are poised to take the next step in their careers in fiction and documentary filmmaking.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2020
Project Y Theatre presents the final part of The Women in Theatre Festival (Live and Online!) 2020 with the Digital Premieres of Zoom Plays. In March at the beginning of the COVID shutdown Project Y put out an open call for plays and scenes written to be performed on the Zoom platform.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 20, 2020
Today's top stories: get a sneak peek at Eva Noblezada's Radio Free Birdland concert, Laura Osnes & Santino Fontana perform a Cinderella/Allegro mashup, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2020
A boisterous, topical and entertaining year of theatre is on offer for South Australians in the 2021 season from State Theatre Company South Australia. 
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 2, 2020
The renowned singer-songwriter is known and loved for all her talents and the fun that comes with her when she walks in the door. But her cookies!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2020
Infinite Variety Productions has announced panelists for their three-night In Their Footsteps: the Radio Play Online Launch event!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2020
Infinite Variety Productions announces panelists for their three-night In Their Footsteps: the Radio Play Online Launch event!  
by Gil Kaan - Nov 19, 2020
Playwright/actor Larry Powell has been making the very most of his time in these crazy quarantine circumstances. Larry has two of his plays opening online this week - THE RECLAMATION OF MY BLACK ASS IMAGINATION: AN AWAKENING (as part of Greenway Court Theatre's 20th anniversary season opener IF I SHOULD WAKE); as well as, THE GAZE... NO HOMO for the Fountain Theatre.
by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020
In the not too distant future, Todd Hewitt (Tom Holland) discovers Viola (Daisy Ridley), a mysterious girl who crash lands on his planet, where all the women have disappeared and the men are afflicted by 'the Noise' - a force that puts all their thoughts on display.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2020
As the world continues to navigate through these unprecedented times, L'Oréal Paris Canada and their annual Women of Worth program, is once again committed to looking towards the future and spotlighting the genuine beauty of those who selflessly contribute their time, effort and heart to the benefit of others. Celebrating its fifth year, the brand's signature philanthropic initiative will honour incredible Canadian women with a $10,000 donation to their non-profit cause.  
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2020
New York-based musical theatre writing team Bird & Mirabella have announced new episodes of their free musical podcast “What Will She Do Next?”.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020
This December, Sandi Toksvig will be bringing laughter, carols and the joy of Christmas from the Globe Theatre in an online film premiere of Christmas at the (Snow) Globe from Monday 21 December.
by Vikki Jane Vile - Nov 17, 2020
This latest gala from the Royal Ballet had been planned to be performed in front of a live and appreciative audience, drinking in their first in-person, post lockdown performance. Alas, the stars did not align, but the tenacity of the Opera house team means this “all guns blazing” display is still a joy to watch online. 
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 17, 2020
The Broad is alive and well and Ms. Dowdy is living proof.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2020
Author Susan Carlisle has announced the release of her new holiday romance, Under The Kissing Ball. A Christmas kiss between friends is simple, until it isn't... Clarissa Chalmers Simmons' world is in turmoil. After fleeing an abusive marriage and her divorce, all she wants is to heal and create a calm, safe environment for her children.
by TV News Desk - Nov 16, 2020
Ryan Murphy, director of Netflix's 'The Prom,' spoke to Variety today about the upcoming movie musical, starring Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Ariana DeBose, Andrew Rannells, James Corden, Keegan-Michael Key, Kerry Washington, and more. 
by TV News Desk - Nov 16, 2020
NBC is teaming up with L'Oréal Paris to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the brand's signature philanthropic program, Women of Worth, in a first-of-its-kind television special that spotlights the intrinsic worth of 10 women making an extraordinary difference in their communities.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2020
The Women in the Arts & Media Coalition hosted a digital presentation of the 2020 VintAge Award, which celebrates the voice and vision of women in the arts and media as they age, on Saturday, November 14 via Zoom. 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2020
Celebrating the trailblazing spirit that has propelled American Ballet Theatre for eight decades, ABT has announced a program that exemplifies innovation and inclusion. ABT Today: The Future Starts Now will feature the Company’s world-class dancers in four World Premiere performances on Monday, November 23 at 7 P.M. EST on ABT’s YouTube Channel.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2020
Azusa Pacific University (APU) Theater department proudly presents a new media NEW WORKS FESTIVAL.
by Jade Kops - Nov 13, 2020
Alma De Groen’s WICKED SISTERS, returns to Griffin Theatre under Nadia Tass’ direction 18 years after it’s premiere in 2002. 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2020
Centenary Stage Company's rescheduled 2020 Women Playwrights Series closes on Wednesday, November 18 at 7:30 PM with I'll Give You Something to Cry About by Patricia Cotter. 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2020
Author Jane Colt has announced the upcoming release of her new erotic romance novel, Sexting with Santa. Suffering from post-divorce doldrums, third grade teacher Sasha West is dragged to San Francisco by her BFF for a girls' weekend to boost her spirits.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2020
The duo behind the creation of ChaiFlicks, the “Jewish Netflix,” will tell a Zoom audience about their new streaming service at The Braid (formerly Jewish Women's Theatre, JWT) on Sunday, November 22, at 11 am PST, 2 pm EST.
by Cindy Marcolina - Nov 10, 2020
Morgan Lloyd Malcolm's groundbreaking piece Emilia gets another outing in online form after empowering audiences on the Southbank and in the West End last year. The show will be streamed on tonight and made available for two weeks on demand.
by Stage Tube - Nov 10, 2020
GRAMMY® Award-nominated rock band NEEDTOBREATHE have released an official music video for ‘Banks’, taken from their critically acclaimed new album Out of Body.
by TV News Desk - Nov 10, 2020
The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) proudly announces a stellar array of honorees for the 2021 She Rocks Awards, sponsored by Positive Grid.