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White Noise - 2006 - New York

It's better to be a star than to wear one. Adorable teen sisters Blanche and Eva, lead the band White Noise, which mixes irresistible harmonies… with white power rhetoric. Their controversial rise to fame parallels a growing white supremacist movement that threatens to engulf America, and Blanche and Eva prove themselves to be masters of the most terrifying and unstoppable form of racism in today's culture: Top Forty pop.


Kirk Theatre

(New York, NY)
410-412 West 42nd Street
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 4, 2020
MADAME MAYHEM released her cover of Aerosmith's 'Livin' On The Edge' to all digital platforms today!
by Oliver Oliveros - Sep 29, 2020
Based on a recent survey among 90 youth organizations from 48 countries by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), young people, especially the students, face sizable risks in their education, mental health, and income source due to the current global health crisis. Topically, these fundamental issues were also at the core of a?oeUnmute,a?? Harlequin Theatre Guild's (De La Salle University) first-ever virtual production.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 24, 2020
Responding to the extreme precarity the artistic community is experiencing amidst a dire lack of government intervention, Soho Rep. Project Number One creates jobs to support artists in this moment and will be part of building a new path forward.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2020
Three-time Drama Desk nominee Parallel Exit presents ELEVATOR PITCH - a free online physical comedy video series for the whole family. Each episode lasts as long as an elevator ride: 60 seconds or less, offering bite-sized physical comedy from the comfort of your device.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 22, 2020
Today, PVRIS unveil the deluxe edition of their acclaimed third studio album Use Me on Reprise/Warner Records. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 7, 2021
Christina Franklin has been training and working in New York's theater scene since she was eight years old — starting out in the rehearsal studios of TADA! Youth Theater (whose notable alumni include Kerry Washington and Jordan Peele) and taking her gift for storytelling all the way to Broadway. Irvington Theater will bring Franklin's newest play, Cleanse, to virtual audiences from May 21-23.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 28, 2021
On the new single, Paper Jackets vocalist Aimee Proal adds, “Sometimes it’s hard to stand by your friends when it’s unpopular, but that’s what loyalty looks like in action.”
by Marina Kennedy - May 28, 2020
Broadwayworld New Jersey continues our interview series with theatre professionals to learn about their future plans during temporary closures. Frank Licato, the Artistic Director of Hudson Theatre Works shared with us some interesting insights.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 28, 2020
Darlene Kaplan Entertainment will present a live virtual performance of Grace & Milt, a new play by Sheila Callaghan and Marcus Gardley. Inspired by the photographs of Gail Albert-Halaban, the performance will be streamed live on YouTube on Monday, June 8 @ 8PM/5PM ET.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2021
Soho Rep. is presenting eight works created by artists comprising Project Number One, the organization’s 2020 initiative bringing theater-makers onto the Soho Rep. staff in a moment of extreme precarity for the artistic community.
by Stephi Wild - May 15, 2021
92Y has announced its upcoming lineup of virtual events.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 3, 2020
PEAK Performances presents the world premiere production of Kate Soper's opera The Romance of the Rose, directed by Michael Rau.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 3, 2020
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents August Wilson's Seven Guitars. Tazewell Thompson (Arena's Jubilee) will direct this Tony Award-nominated play. Set in 1940s Pittsburgh, seven lives are interconnected when old friend and blues singer Floyd Barton vows to turn his life around after a surprise windfall leaves him hopeful for a second chance.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 22, 2021
This week, Through our Women in Theatre Through the Decades features, we are be highlighting the impact of women in theatre such as Sutton Foster, Kelli O'Hara, Kathleen Marshall, Lynn Nottage and more!
by Roger Catlin - Mar 2, 2020
Write what you know, authors are often advised. And 'This Bitter Earth,' a vivid tale from prolific playwright Harrison David Rivers reflects a partnership between a back writer and a white activist in Minnesota that is very similar to his own.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2020
Artistic Producer, Donna Spencer announced today that the Firehall Arts Centre is suspending all productions and presentations until such time as it is deemed safe for the public to meet and enjoy live arts performances.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2021
Don DeLillo’s classic baseball story Pafko at the Wall is now a new audiobook to be released by Simon & Schuster Audio on March 30, 2021. The audiobook features a live recording of DeLillo’s story performed by award-winning actors Billy Crudup, Zachary Levi and Tony Shalhoub on the 92nd Street Y’s stage in 2019.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 13, 2020
The Firehall Arts Centre and Savage Society are pleased to present the world premiere of Taran Kootenhayoo's White Noise from Saturday, April 18 to Saturday, May 9, 2020.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2020
Following its hugely successful 2019 West End run and national tour, Nigel Slater's Toast returns to the Lawrence Batley Theatre as a brand-new online play for audiences to enjoy from the comfort of their own home.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 3, 2020
MADAME MAYHEM has released her new single 'BREAKING DOWN.' 'Breaking Down,' is the follow up to 2019's 'Broken.' 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 9, 2021
In July 2020 the band shared their latest album, Souvenirs Volume One, the first part of a collection that stretches and pulls at the genre of alternative rock while revealing a nostalgic theme throughout.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2021
The play is inspired, in part, by a 2015 controversy at Yale, where a professor’s email set off a debate and subsequent protests about the role white supremacy can play on campus, contributing to a hostile environment for students of color. It explores the critical need for communication and reaching across a divide to find a place of understanding.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 7, 2021
Over the course of her discography to date, Barnett has made it her mission to record and bear witness to the minutiae and idiosyncrasies of life in all their awkward yet poignant glory. She has a catalogue of songs that are both acutely personal and so beautifully sketched that they can’t help but resonate deeply with the listener.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2021
Two young people and their dæmons, with everything at stake, find themselves at the centre of a terrifying manhunt. In their care is a tiny child called Lyra Belacqua, and in that child lies the fate of the future. And as the waters rise around them, powerful adversaries conspire for mastery of Dust: salvation to some, the source of infinite corruption to others.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 6, 2020
Manual Cinema, the Chicago-based performance collective, design studio, and film/video production company founded by Drew Dir, Sarah Fornace, Ben Kauffman, Julia Miller, and Kyle Vegter, will celebrate the company's 10th Anniversary with a four-week virtual celebration launching Monday, July 27 at Noon CST.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2021
Studio Theatre will return to producing in-person theatre in the 2021-2022 season by turning a page in its history—when it welcomes audiences back to its four-theatre complex in Logan Circle, the building will be in the finishing stages of a nearly $20 million renovation, including the complete reengineering of its flagship theatre.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 15, 2020
Los Angeles, CA alt-pop band flor has returned with reimagined pt 2, a collection of stripped-back recordings of ley lines opener “white noise” and come out.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 29, 2020
Hazel English is excited to announce the details of her debut album for release this Spring. Wake UP! will be released on April 24th, 2020 through Marathon/Polyvinyl. Fans can pre-order the album HERE.
by Stage Tube - Jan 23, 2020
Late Late Show music guest Elbow performs 'White Noise White Heat' for the Stage 56 audience.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 19, 2021
Max Foreman has announced his debut solo EP titled Underground and has shared the lead single, 'State of Decay,' today via Week in Pop.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 14, 2020
Royal Family Productions (Chris Henry, Artistic Director), a Times Square-based non-profit theatre company known for its innovative productions and development of new original work, has announced their 2020 spring season.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 10, 2020
To ring in the new year, alt-pop trio PVRIS have announced that they will join Halsey and blackbear this summer on a North American amphitheater tour, making stops in Nashville, New York, and more. A full list of dates is below, with tickets available on Friday, January 17 at 10 a.m. local time. Also today, the band shares “Hallucinations (Acoustic),” a fresh spin on their Marshmello-assisted hit, which Billboard staffers recently declared as their #1 Best Rock & Alternative Song of 2019, calling it “the triumphant statement of an established electro-rock group realizing its pop instincts.” “Hallucinations” was also recently added to the Radio 1 B-List ahead of their sold-out UK underplay tour next month.
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 6, 2021
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, February 6-7, 2020.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 5, 2020
Los Angeles-based singer/painter/multi-instrumentalist Leila Sunier, releases the double A-side single for 'Ghost” with 'A Little Longer' today, premiering on Audiofemme and American Songwriter respectively - watch the 'Ghost' video below! The double single follows the lead single, 'Let Me', from her upcoming album, If Only To Bleed Out The White Noise out February 14.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 26, 2021
On the new single, Paper Jackets vocalist James Mason shares, “Life happens so gradually that sometimes we forget to notice. White Noise is about changes, wondering how we got so far and taking tiny steps backwards to find the lines we crossed.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 20, 2020
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater has announced the company for August Wilson's Seven Guitars. Tazewell Thompson (Arena's Jubilee) will direct this Tony Award-nominated play. Set in 1940s Pittsburgh, seven lives are interconnected when old friend and blues singer Floyd Barton vows to turn his life around after a surprise windfall leaves him hopeful for a second chance.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2021
Nancy Manocherian's the cell theatre will premiere the fourth installment of its ongoing online serial Tolerance Party, with The Signal Through The Noise, available to stream via their website February 26. This installment finds two of our heroes separated in a breakout room, assigned with an unwieldy task.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 23, 2019
Three-time Drama Desk nominee Parallel Exit returns to New York City with THE ARTIST WILL BE WITH YOU IN A MOMENT - an immersive audience experience featuring Joel Jeske in a solo comic performance as an artist, performer, and clown.A creative force who 'can get laughs simply by breathing' (The New York Times), Jeske invites audiences to participate in a multimedia performance and visual art installation with himself as the character, creator, and subject. The production offers Jeske's signature treatment of art, physical comedy, and audience interaction in a work that subversively asks us what we choose to value and why.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2019
The New York Times has reported that Daniel Fish's first post-Oklahoma! project will be directing The Most Happy Fella at Bard SummerScape.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 19, 2019
The Veer Union are full of the heavy Holiday spirit, and are gifting their fans with the new Covers Collection, Vol. 1, arriving this Friday (Dec. 20th). In advance of the release, the band has launched their cover of Halsey's 'Nightmare'.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 16, 2020
Los Angeles, CA alt-pop band flor has unveiled live at home, a seven-track performance of their latest single “lmho”, and songs off their albums ley lines and come out. you're hiding. 
by Stephi Wild - Dec 16, 2019
Normal Ave will launch its 2nd Annual NAPSeries (Normal Ave Playwrights Series) with 29-hour readings of four brand new plays. This year's festival will include Men Accumulate by Peter Kim George, On Trash Monsters by Gillian Beth Durkee, Sarah Sits Shiva for Herself by Megan Pope, and Seven Letter Names by Kristian O'Hare. All readings will take place January 10-12 at Normal Ave's Medicine Show Theatre, located at 549 W 52nd Street, and are free and open to the public.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 15, 2020
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces its lineup of Winter classes featuring classes catered to families, theater lovers, students, adults and emerging theater artists. The Voices of Now Mead Ensemble for young artists will begin this winter, meeting virtually to contribute to a new original film. Just in time for the holidays, this robust line of programming has something for everyone and makes the perfect unique gift for the theater lover in your family.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2020
Manual Cinema's LIVE Tele-FUN-draiser World Premiere Special, Saturday, August 22 at 8 p.m. CST, is a one-night-only, 10th Anniversary variety show capped by the live debut of a new short work from the acclaimed Chicago-based live performance, design studio, and film/video production collective.
by Kelle Long - Aug 19, 2020
Los Angeles, CA alt-pop band flor has released a new standalone single entitled “lmho” The track marks the first new original music from the critically acclaimed quartet since their 2019 sophomore album, ley lines. “lmho” is available to stream and download starting today.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2020
Birmingham-based theatre company Powerhouse Theatre will present their very first LIVE Zoom play, White Noise, which will be performed at the end of the month.
by Student Blogger: Macy Mae Cowart - Apr 23, 2021
The 2021 Yale Drama Series Prize has been awarded to Rachel Lynett who says, 'the seed of the play is two things: One, I wanted to address that the black experience is not monolithic [...] Two, what does it mean when we ask actors to take on all these roles and what's the toll on it for them?'
by Stephi Wild - Apr 16, 2021
Simon Russell Beale will play JS Bach in the world premiere of Nina Raine's Bach & Sons, directed by Nicholas Hytner.  Performances at The Bridge are from 23 June – 9 September 2021 with opening night on 29 June 2021.