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Union Square Theatre

(New York, NY)
100 E. 17th Street
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by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020
Broadway producer Daryl Roth chatted with Page Six about what the Daryl Roth Theatre is doing to prepare to reopen, whenever that day may come.
by TV News Desk - Jun 30, 2020
Today, Zach Heckendorf released his new single “Take To The Floor” along with a stunning live video for the song. Released via Organically Elevated/Missing Piece Records, Parade described “Take To The Floor” as “a sweet acoustic number that reflects on the journey through love.”
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020
Through a special arrangement with Broadway composer Andrew Lippa and Music Theatre International,  Short North Stage will present their first-ever virtual production: John & Jen, July 5-12.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020
San Francisco Opera continues streaming performances as part of its Opera is ON initiative with Gioachino Rossini's La Cenerentola (Cinderella) on July 18 and Leoš Janáček's Věc Makropulos (The Makropulos Case) on July 25.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020
San Francisco Opera continues streaming performances as part of its Opera is ON initiative with Gioachino Rossini's La Cenerentola (Cinderella) on July 18 and Leoš Janáček's Věc Makropulos (The Makropulos Case) on July 25.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020
The 41st annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards are being held virtually tonight, June 29, at 7:30pm.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2020
Summer is here, and that means an abundance of heat, sunshine, and creativity just waiting to be brought to life. While the global health crisis may still be keeping the doors to most theaters shut, theater companies around the country have risen to the challenge and created new doors to walk through- virtual ones!
by Jo Fisher - Jun 27, 2020
work_from_home is New Diorama Theatre's online theatrical experience. This production is a digital adaptation of Nathan Ellis's work.txt which should have been performed at the 'missing' 2020 Incoming Festival, and was nominated for an Innovation Award at VAULT Festival 2020.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 26, 2020
After three months in quarantine one of the most exciting new artists in cabaret is bringing his MAC Award nominated show, in its entirety, to the internet.
by TV Scoop - Jun 25, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of THE BACHELOR: THE GREATEST SEASONS – EVER!, airing on ABC on Monday, July 6, 2020!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2020
FoolsFURY and its Board of Trustees today announced that Ben Yalom will step down as the company's founding artistic director of 22 years.
by TV News Desk - Jun 24, 2020
On Tuesday's episode of Late Night with Seth Meyers, musical guests Nasty C and T.I. perform 'They Don't.'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2020
BroadwayHD has announced its July lineup!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2020
 Joe's Pub, a program of The Public Theater, continues JOE'S PUB LIVE!, its free series of live-streamed and archived performances from their iconic stage in New York City. Designed to facilitate social connection during this time of physical distancing, Joe's Pub will share multiple events with audiences worldwide each week.
by TV News Desk - Jun 23, 2020
NBC has named dynamic comedian, actor, writer and producer Lil Rel Howery as host of the new game show, “Small Fortune.”
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 22, 2020
Jazz great Danny Bacher is working online at METROPOLITANZOOM these days and it's working just fine for everyone.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020
Today (June 19) in live streaming: the first ever Antonyo Awards, Peter Pan Live! and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020
Alan Bennett's The Habit of Art is now streaming online via BookMyShow!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020
Los Altos Stage Company's 2019-2020 season opened with a bang in September 2019, with the critically-acclaimed West Coast Premiere of Admissions (the highest attended straight play in the 25-year history of the Company!), followed by the holiday classic Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play and the again-critically-acclaimed South Bay Premiere of OSLO, the third highest attended straight play in the history of the Company. Quite the start to our 25th Anniversary season. Until the totally unforeseen impact of COVID-19. 
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jun 17, 2020
Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! Tune in right here today, June 17 (12pm), as he chats stage and screen favorite with Josh Gad!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
 Joe's Pub, a program of The Public Theater, continues JOE'S PUB LIVE!, its free series of live-streamed and archived performances from their iconic stage in New York City. Designed to facilitate social connection during this time of physical distancing, Joe's Pub will share multiple events with audiences worldwide each week.
by TV News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
HBO will present Paul Rudnick's comic satire COASTAL ELITES, featuring an all-star cast playing characters from New York to Los Angeles coping with politics and the pandemic.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts today announced the VIP presenters, special guests and theme for the 41st annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards which, for the very first time due to the restrictions in place because of the COVID-19 pandemic, are being held virtually.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2020
Rattlestick Playwrights Theater & New York Theatre Salon will present the Global Forms Theater Festival. Running June 22-28, 2020, and showcasing over 30 theater artists from 28 different countries, this week-long theatrical event celebrates and uplifts the work of international and immigrant theater artists living in the United States and abroad.
by TV Scoop - Jun 16, 2020
Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, 6/16-6/23, airing on NBC!
by TV News Desk - Jun 16, 2020
Multi-platinum recording artist A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie returns with the highly-anticipated deluxe version of his acclaimed third studio album, ARTIST 2.0, available this Friday, June 19, via Highbridge The Label/Atlantic Records.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2020
IAMA Theatre Company is partnering with Celebration Theatre, DOMA Theatre Company, Echo Theater Company, Highways, The Inkwell Theater, Lower Depth Theatre, Skylight Theatre Company and the L.A. Stage Alliance to present a free, live Zoom reading of Vincent Terrell Durham's bold and timely new play Polar Bears, Black Boys & Prairie Fringed Orchids. To view the Juneteenth reading on Friday, June 19 at 6 p.m. PT, register at zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_K3JA0ksmTuODKuU3bL4tsQ.
by TV News Desk - Jun 15, 2020
BBC TWO and AMC have today announced that Ben Whishaw (A Very English Scandal, Skyfall, London Spy) will star in the new series This is Going to Hurt, produced by global content company SISTER (Giri/Haji, Chernobyl, Gangs of London) in association with Terrible Productions.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2020
Tony Award-winning Broadway producer Eva Price (Oklahoma!, Jagged Little Pill) will launch a new podcast called 'My First Show' exclusively on Broadway Podcast Network.
by TV Scoop - Jun 15, 2020
Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, airing on NBC!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2020
At MorningStar Dance Studio and Modeling in Baffomette Parish, Louisiana, some little girls make their dreams come true, but for some, the nightmare is just beginning. With influences from Dario Argento's Suspiria to Dance Moms! Justin Sayre brings their wild new camp offering, 5,6,7,8 -DIE! to Livestream on June 21, 2020, at 8 pm EST/5 pm PST, directed by Tom DeTrinis. The virtual showing will be live-streamed via Zoom with a suggested donation of $20 dollars. Part of the proceeds from the event will be donated to Bail Funds for Protestors in the Black Lives Matter Movement.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2020
Two celebrated Persian-American authors will share highlights from their recently published memoirs and fascinating life histories as Jewish Women's Theatre presents Sunday Morning at The Braid, coming to audiences via Zoom on Sunday, June 28, at 11 a.m. PDT.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 14, 2020
Looking to hone your acting chops while stuck inside? Preparing for your next big audition, whenever that may be? We've rounded up 10 MORE monologue books that are sure to fit the bill!
by Guest Blogger: Sara Perez - Jun 12, 2020
Ayer recibimos la noticia y la directora de La Coja Producciones comparte con nosotros este homenaje personal de la gran actriz que fue Rosa María Sardà.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020
The York Theatre Company will reunite the cast and creative team of the 2016 Musicals in Mufti production of the 1971 hit Broad-way revue Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope, a musical entertainment by Micki Grant, conceived by Vinnette Carroll, for a Virtual Company Reunion as part of the live weekly streaming panel series 'Show! (and Tell)'.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020
Skylight Music Theatre Artistic Director Michael Unger announced today that Skylight will present its first online/virtual, full-length musical, Being Earnest by Paul Gordon and Jay Gruska, based on Oscar Wilde's satirical comedy of manners, The Importance of Being Earnest.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020
San Francisco's new works incubator PlayGround in partnership with Bay Area theatre veteran Aldo Billingslea, Lorraine Hansberry Theatre, Planet Earth Arts, and more than 30 leading theatres from the Bay Area and beyond team up to present a Juneteenth livestreamed Zoom reading of Vincent Terrell Durham's thrilling and timely play, Polar Bears, Black Boys & Prairie Fringed Orchids.
by TV Scoop - Jun 11, 2020
Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, 6/11-6/18, airing on NBC!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020
An online streamed reading of Charles Randolph-Wright's Cuttin Up based on the book 'Cuttin Up: Wit and Wisdom From Black Barbershops by Craig Marberry.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2020
NY Classical Theatre will bring back the entire original cast of its critically acclaimed production of Oscar Wilde's comic masterpiece, The Importance of Being Earnest, for an encore reading on July 16, 2020 at 8 pm, directed by Burdman.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2020
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Old Dominion originally scheduled for August 6, 2020 at the Sioux Empire Fair has been rescheduled for August 5, 2021. Previously purchased tickets will be honored for the new date. Concert tickets start as low as $39.00 plus applicable fees and are on sale now at the Sioux Empire Fair Box Office and https://pepperentertainment.com/ 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2020
Just in time for what may be the most important election of our time, Firehouse Theatre has announced the dates for its Richmond premiere of Holland Taylor's ANN. The one-woman show features Jacqueline Jones in the role of Ann Richards, who was a revolutionary figure in American politics.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2020
While the Garden remains closed, we are sharing special performances by artists whose work connects plants, people, and the planet. In a time when we cannot gather together in the Garden, we are grateful to bring the voices and work of these artists to you virtually.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2020
Looking for something new to read while staying inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 of our favorite books on acting!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2020
This weekend (July 4-5) in live streaming: A Capitol Fourth, The Fourth in America, and so much more!
by Gary Naylor - Jul 3, 2020
We will return to theatres very different from those we left - and we are different too. So what should we see? Here are five, very varied, suggestions.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2020
Today (July 2) in live streaming: Conor McPherson visits Meet the Makers, Judy Kuhn has a classic conversation and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2020
Red Bull Theater today announced the selections for their tenth annual festival of 10-minute plays of heightened language and classic themes, featuring two brand new commissions from Jeremy O. Harris and Theresa Rebeck, alongside six brand new plays that have been selected from hundreds of open submissions from playwrights across the country.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2020
Palo Alto Players, the Peninsula's first theatre company, has announced its reimagined 90th Anniversary season - a lineup of shows designed to withstand these uncertain times.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
Joe's Pub, a program of The Public Theater, continues JOE'S PUB LIVE!, its free series of live-streamed and archived performances from their iconic stage in New York City. Designed to facilitate social connection during this time of physical distancing, Joe's Pub will share multiple events with audiences worldwide each week.