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West Side Story - 2006 - Houston, TX (Regional)

More than fifty years ago one musical changed theater forever. Now it's back, and mesmerizing audiences once again. From the first note to the final breath, WEST SIDE STORY soars as the greatest love story of all time. Tony® Award-winning librettist Arthur Laurents’s Broadway direction is recreated for the tour by David Saint, the Associate Director on Broadway. WEST SIDE STORY remains as powerful, poignant and timely as ever. The new Broadway cast album of WEST SIDE STORY recently won the 2010 Grammy® Award for Best Musical Show Album. The Bernstein and Sondheim score is considered to be one of Broadway's finest and features such classics of the American musical theatre as "Something's Coming," "Tonight," "America," "I Feel Pretty" and "Somewhere."

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Hobby Center for the Performing Arts

(Houston, TX)
800 Bagby Street
Houston, TX
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by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
Ethereal Theatre announces the full cast for their brand new musical concert - YOU CAN DO ANYTHING!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
Actress, singer and sketch comedian Christine Aziz, who can currently be seen on 'The Homemade Sketch Show,' is this week's special guest on Forest Hills, Queens, NYC-based actor and cabaret star Stephen S. Miller's 'The Mama Rose Show.'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
Following the successful launch of the Axelrod Performing Arts Academy (APAA) this summer, parents can now look forward to a break from homeschooling their children with a dynamic, in-person arts curriculum at Bell Works in Holmdel.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
Frostburg State University's Department of Music will present a livestreamed non-degree recital by student sopranos Hannah Polk and Ryann Cooper on Saturday, Sept. 26, at 7:30 p.m. They will be accompanied by pianist Dr. Joseph Yungen, baritone Gregory Scott Stuart and student tenor Casey Swartz. The recital is free to view online. The link will be posted at www.frostburg.edu/concerts.  
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2020
Karen Olivo is stopping by the Seth Rudetsky Concert Series tonight! We're looking back at past performances before her show this evening!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2020
Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer is a Cuban-American actress, author, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. She performed as Cha Cha in Fox's Grease: Live, Vanessa in the 1st Broadway National tour of In the Heights, and currently as one of the Fates in the Tony Award-winning musical Hadestown on Broadway.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2020
On October 16th at 7pm, One Empire, Under God - the new full-length play by Anthony J. Piccione - will be presented as a dramatic reading to an intimate audience online via Zoom, in advance of a full production being planned for when theaters reopen. Following the performance, attendees are invited to stay for a talkback - moderated by co-producer Jay Michaels - featuring the playwright, director & cast of the reading.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2020
Starting next week, BroadwayWorld is bringing dancers back to centerstage with NEXT ON STAGE: DANCE EDITION - sponsored by LaDuca. In the meantime, we're celebrating musical theatre dancing with just a few of the most iconic Broadway dances from decades past.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2020
On this day we celebrate, Tony nominated actress, Carol Lawrence!
by Maria Nockin - Sep 4, 2020
On Tuesday, Sept. 10, tenor Anthony Ciaramitaro joins forces with pianists Miah Im and Louis Lohraseb in a program of Italian songs and American music. Back now for a return engagement is Latonia Moorea??s tremendously popular recital featuring a?oeTatianaa??s Letter Scenea?? from Tchaikovskya??s Eugene Onegin. 
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Sep 3, 2020
Una idea original de María Arévalo y Borja Arias, con letra y poesía de Cristina Subirats.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020
42nd Street Moon has announced a brand-new paid virtual subscription series, MoonBeams, beginning on September 28, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020
42nd Street Moon has announced a brand-new paid virtual subscription series, MoonBeams, beginning on September 28, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020
Beginning this month, Goodspeed Musicals will offer robust performing arts education and training programs for students 7 years of age and older - all from the comfort and safety of home.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020
For the fourth and final production in their 2020 Best Night Ever Online Virtual Season, Transcendence Theatre Company is pulling out all the stops and will present a night of unforgettable song and dance with their Annual Gala Musical Fundraiser, September 11th through 13th.
by BWW Prompts - Sep 2, 2020
Today we asked readers to share a show on their bucket list that shares their first initial!
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2020
Amanda Holden and Sheridan Smith duet on I Know Him So Well from Chess, as part of Holden's new album, Songs From My Heart.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Tune in tonight (September 17) and tomorrow (September 18) at 8pm ET to find out which contestants made the Next On Stage: Dance Edition Top 8! In the meantime, we're celebrating musical theatre dancing with just a few of the most iconic Broadway dances from decades past.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2020
Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! Yesterday, September 16, he chatted with the stars of FOX's Filthy Rich, Corey Cott and Aaron Lazar.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Judy Kuhn is stopping by the Seth Rudetsky Concert Series this weekend! We're looking back at past performances before her show on Sunday!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Abingdon Theatre Company today announced the #I Will campaign, a series of videos and social media posts bringing their patrons, colleagues, friends and family together in hope for the future.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Karen Olivo's concert with Seth Rudetsky is now available On Demand on BroadwayWorld Events until September 25!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Nicolas Dromard and Desiree Davar are back by popular demand to bring 'Superheroes in Love: Living Room Concert #4' to your streaming devices! Known for their roles in Jersey Boys, Mary Poppins, Wicked and West Side Story, this married dynamic duo return to their living room to share their talents and love to bring you another evening filled with song and dance.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
The St. Joseph Performing Arts Association is bringing Broadway into the homes of its supporters and patrons of the Rhinehart Music Center, News Press Now reports.
by Emma-Hope Newitt - Sep 16, 2020
The one musical that had the biggest impact on me personally, and the one I talk about the most, is Rent.
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Sep 16, 2020
Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! Tune in right here today, September 16 (12pm ET), as he chats with the stars of FOX's Filthy Rich, Corey Cott and Aaron Lazar.
by BWW Staff - Sep 16, 2020
Entries now open! BroadwayWorld announced today the launch of BROADWAY'S NEXT ON STAGE - a new, online musical theatre singing competition for student performers sponsored by Broadway Records! Inspired by your favorite network TV singing contests, the site is inviting high school and college aged students to submit videos of themselves performing a song from the musical theatre canon to enter the competition.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2020
The Seattle-based filmmakers of the documentary PERSONHOOD, Jo Ardinger, director, and Rosalie Miller, producer, appeared on this week's new episode of New York City-based actor and cabaret star Stephen S. Miller's 'The Mama Rose Show.'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2020
The Princeton Symphony Orchestra has announced a new chamber music series for fall with live performances held outside on the beautiful grounds of Morven Museum and Garden.
by Stage Tube - Sep 15, 2020
The renaming of the theatre was dedicated to Stephen Sondheim, the greatest and best known artist in American musical theatre on his 80th birthday. 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020
Westside Ballet of Santa Monica announces Grace and Grit to be presented at the Santa Monica College Bundy Campus, East Parking Lot, on Saturday & Sunday October 9th & 10th, at 7:30 & 10pm as a Drive-In Movie venture in conjunction with Santa Monica College's Public Policy Institute Annual Arts Forum and the SMC Dance Department.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020
Co-founders of the Theatre Bay Area (TBA) award-winning company SFBATCO, Rodney Earl Jackson, Jr. and Marcelo Javier, will present a virtual variety show: SFBATCO Live with Rod and Marce, streaming Thursdays at 6 pm (PDT) on the platform Twitch.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 15, 2020
Today, we're bringing you a word search based on the career of Tony Award-nominee and star of the upcoming film adaptations of West Side Story and The Prom, Ariana DeBose!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2020
For the first time in 38 years, there was no possible way to hold a live Elly Award Ceremony for Youth or Adults due to the Covid19 pandemic. So, SARTA decided to host a Virtual Elly Award Ceremony.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2020
Jeremy Jordan's performance as part of The Seth Concert Series, re-airs today at 3 PM ET and is now available On Demand. Check out an exclusive clip from the concert, which premiered last night, featuring Jordan singing 'Grow For Me' from Little Shop of Horrors!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2020
SC7NARIO, a new 18-minute film starring a stunning company of Broadway's greatest dancers, will premiere exclusively on National Dance Day, September 19, 2020 on BroadwayHD.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2020
Tune in tonight for a live, brand new show from Jeremy Jordan! Seth Rudetsky's internationally acclaimed Broadway concert series that first began in Provincetown at The Art House in 2011 will debut as a weekly virtual series entitled The Seth Concert Series.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2020
You voted, here they are! In no particular order, meet our top 15 in the college category.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2020
Milwaukee Repertory Theater is introducing the new REPlay series, a live online discussion with Artistic Director Mark Clements about his favorite productions over the last ten years. Each discussion will feature actors and creative team members that brought the shows to life onstage.
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Sep 10, 2020
¡Sigue la pista de los crímenes más famosos del género musical!
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2020
Paper Mill Playhouse has released a new video in its Babbling By The Brook series.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 10, 2020
HunterPark Productions today announced the world premiere of the PSA Inside & Outwards in partnership with the National Alliance on Mental Illness of New York City (NAMI-NYC).
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Broadway Records announced today the release of 'Jaime Lozano & The Familia: Songs by an Immigrant'. Heralded the 'next big thing' on Broadway by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Lozano's new album will feature an eclectic collaboration of musical theatre, jazz, Mexican folklore, Tex-Mex, and Latin musicians and performers.
by Student Blogger: Emily Naud - Sep 10, 2020
What can I say, this year has been one crazy ride, but Ia??m happy to say Ia??m back on campus!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
TEDxBroadway organizers announced today the 9th annual event will be held online this year. The date is set for the virtual event for Tuesday, November 17 at 1pm Eastern.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
Proving the show can go on even during a pandemic, a team of actors, musicians and creatives descended on Sharon, CT to present a live socially distant, drive-in concert of music from the new musical, THE PERFECT FIT, with book, music and lyrics written by 13 year old musical sensation Joshua Turchin.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
York City Ballet announced today that the Company will launch a digital fall season on Monday, September 28 which will continue for five weeks through Saturday, October 31, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
The nationally recognized virtual talk show, Studio Tenn Talks: Theater Conversations with Patrick Cassidy, has released the latest fall lineup with stars including Patti LuPone, Chita Rivera, Debbie Gibson and more.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2020
MCC Theater announced today that members of the original Broadway cast of Hairspray will reunite for Miscast20. The gala will take place Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 8PM ET on MCC Theater's YouTube Channel, and will be available to watch through Thursday, September 17.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2020
Houston Grand Opera is announcing updates to the upcoming HGO Digital season.