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A young songwriter Ben Shapiro is trying to make it as a Broadway composer, where his grandfather couldn't. Ben's father wants him to follow in his footsteps as a lawyer. Instead, Ben follows his heart and stages a reading of his grandfather's unfinished musical about a struggling composer at a swanky Miami resort in 1948.


Trinity Square Repertory Theatre

(Providence, RI, )
Providence, RI,
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2021
The feature film of new musical In Pieces by Joey Contreras is available to stream beginning next week!
by Stephen Mosher - May 4, 2021
It's time to try a new form of acting, and that's what Austin Pendleton is all about. On May 6th he will join the MetropolitanZoom family as he and Barbara Bleier perform their first ever virtual cabaret! Not to be missed.
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2021
Cobb County PARKS has kicked off their 2021 Drive-In Concert Series and the second performance is on the horizon. On May 15th, for two performances, UNPLUG BROADWAY hits the drive-in stage at the Cobb Civic Center parking lot.
by James Lindhorst - May 2, 2021
Broadway World recently had the opportunity to sit down with STAGES St. Louis associate producer Andrew Kuhlman. Andrew is a Best Musical Tony nominee as associate producer for The Prom. He is an educator who has taught both at the high school and collegiate levels. He is a graduate of Bradley University in Peoria Illinois and majored in Theater Performance. Andrew made the decision to return to St. Louis following graduation to pursue his career in the arts and spend time with his aging grandmother, putting family before his career. It is to the benefit of the vibrant St. Louis theater scene that Andrew lends his talents to help stage the Broadway caliber productions at STAGES St. Louis.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021
Future Spotlight Productions today announce an encore run of the new musical film In Pieces by Joey Contreras, directed by Louis Rayneau, following the success of the film's limited streaming release earlier this year.
by Stephen Mosher - May 10, 2021
In the name of cutting his suit to fit his cloth, Jim David put himself to good use in the quarantine and came out with a smash-hit comedy CD that is selling like hotcakes.
by Matt Wolf - Mar 8, 2021
March is the month in which both Andrew Lloyd Webber and Stephen Sondheim celebrate their birthdays and on the same date (March 22), albeit 18 years apart. To mark the occasion, we are givng over four weeks to honour some of their finest moments on the London stage, taking each composer in turn to fete five memorable productions and then five outstanding performances. And so, below are five Lloyd Webber stagings that I shall long remember, several of which (COVID permitting) may be back amongst us in due course.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2021
Audie-Award Nominated Author, Playwright, Actress and 4-time TEDx Speaker Amy Oestreicher has released an audiobook of Award-Winning Memoir, My Beautiful Detour: An Unthinkable Journey from Gutless to Grateful, with an afterword written and narrated by Tony Award Winning Composer and Lyricist William Finn.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 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, March 6-7, 2021.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2021
Originally presented at Lincoln Center the new musical threads Contreras’ musical theatre and pop catalogue into a theatrical setting, exploring the universal search for clarity and empowerment through different kinds of relationships.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2021
State Theatre New Jersey will present Movie Online Trivia Night on Wednesday, April 7 at 7pm, hosted by film critic Stephen Whitty. Proceeds raised support State Theatre’s Community Engagement programs. A minimum donation of $5 allows patrons to participate in the trivia challenge. 
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 1, 2021
Whether art imitates life or life imitates art, Tislarm Bouie is using all the parts of himself in his dance film 'Thug'.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2021
San Diego Repertory Theatre announced today the details of Kristina Wong for Public Office, written and performed by Kristina Wong, directed by Diana Wyenn, and devised by Wong and Wyenn. This true, one-woman show utilizes Wong's comedic background to confront the realities of American democracy and local politics.
by Student Blogger: Leah Packer - Jan 5, 2021
Olivia Reed has been able to embrace it all, growing as a person and as an actor every day.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2021
Future Spotlight Productions today announce the UK and European première of the new musical In Pieces by Joey Contreras as a feature film, directed by Louis Rayneau. The film will be released online for a limited time only in support of LGBT Foundation, from 23 April 2021. Ticket information and casting will be announced shortly.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2021
Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly, award-winning Piano Bar Live! (PBL!) streams this Tuesday, February 2 at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino as he celebrates Boston's cabaret scene. Co-hosting are Carol O'Shaughnessy and Niki Luparelli, with guests Tom LaMark, Poise'N Envy, Cara Brindisi, Diane Ellis, Leslie Anderson, Jim Rice, and David Whitman & Gordon Michaels with Michael Larson, plus Mystery Guests and MORE!
by TV News Desk - Jan 27, 2021
Today. New York-based dark carnival-inspired indie-rock band Dust Bowl Faeries release the pop remix of 'Ibex' from their new sophomore album, The Plague Garden. “'Ibex’ is a song about the extinct Pyrenean Ibex, which scientists ‘resurrected’ in a laboratory for seven minutes through DNA cloning,” says band leader Ryder Cooley. 
by TV News Desk - Jan 21, 2021
Androgynous neo-glam art-rocker Art d'Ecco is excited to announce his sophomore album In Standard Definition, due April 23, 2021 on the venerable Paper Bag Records.
by Fiona Scott - Jan 19, 2021
Damien Stanton and Chris Marcus are the team behind the now iconic “The Show Must Go On!” Campaign. Merchandise featuring the slogan and lettering from sixteen of London’s West End shows has helped raise millions for those in the theatre sector who have fallen on financial hardship in recent months.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2021
Triangle Rainbow Theater creative director Anthony Fusco will be presenting it's first annual LGBTQ Short Play Festival of one acts on Saturday February 27th & Sunday February 28th @ 3:00PM & 5:00PM, and Saturday March 6th & Sunday March 7th @ 3:00PM EST.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021
Bindlestiff Family Cirkus, a pillar of the circus community for 25 years, launches Season 3 of their popular Open Stage Variety Show – Quarantine Edition beginning Monday, January 25.
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Feb 28, 2021
Watch as Richard chats with the incomparable Brian Stokes Mitchell who will soon join Seth Rudetsky for two very special concerts on Sunday, February 28 (3pm and 8pm).
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 22, 2021
Deborah Joy Winans' career is red hot, spanning from TV to film to music, and the multi-talented star is showing no signs of slowing down! Winans recently wrapped up the final season of OWN's NAACP award-winning drama series Greenleaf. Winans stars next in the upcoming film 'Don't Waste Your Pretty' opposite Keri Hilson.
by TV News Desk - Feb 2, 2021
Today Sounds of Saving (SoS) release a new installment of their “Song that Found Me At The Right Time” series. In partnership with the American Association of Suicidology, they share a Q&A with Alicia Bognanno (who records under the name Bully) as well as her take on PJ Harvey’s “Dry.” 
by Student Blogger: Rachel Branning - Feb 2, 2021
Classes during the day followed by a vibrant nightlife with my best friends, just to come back to my dorm to do it all again the next day.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2021
What do you do when you can't hit the road in 2020? You turn your home studio into a premiere virtual performance destination with a popular ongoing series of weekly shows on the StageIt Platform, invite your musical friends to be your guests, record all the performances, and a year later release an extraordinary album of duets Alone Together.
by TV News Desk - Feb 18, 2021
Netflix has renewed FATE: THE WINX SAGA  for a second season. 
by TV News Desk - Feb 17, 2021
Originally premiered on MTV, the “Say” music video brings to life the track’s uplifting energy as Moon Taxi, dressed as a school’s marching band, comes together on a high school football field to perform the song.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2021
Louis Rayneau directs Kyle Birch (Austyn), Amy Di Bartolomeo (Alex), Hiba Elchikhe (Sam), Jordan Luke Gage (Grey), Ross Harmon (Charlie), Beccy Lane (Jael), Danielle Steers (River), and Luke Street (Hunter), with Erin Bell, Millie Cranston, Jack Dargan, Megan Cerys Holland, Rhianna Richards, and Jason Leigh Winter as the ensemble.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2021
Author, Amy Oestreicher has released her memoir, My Beautiful Detour: An Unthinkable Journey from Gutless to Grateful. Following a run at the famed Feinstein's/54 Below, and a nationwide tour of her multi-award winning musical, “Gutless & Grateful,” performer, playwright and four-time TEDx speaker Amy Oestreicher had almost lost her life.  
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 31, 2020
Not much was cause for celebration in 2020 - excluding the release of season four of 'Somebody Feed Phil,' the hilarious, heartfelt food and travel series from 'Everybody Loves Raymond' creator Phil Rosenthal. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2020
Whether you spend all of your time scrolling through Tiktok, Instagram and Twitter, or you have sworn off the apps and deleted them all from your phone, everyone has an opinion about social media. Mike Heslin is delving into the ever-hot topic with a new, satirical scripted series, The Influencers, now out on Amazon Prime Video!
by Student Blogger: Breanna Ebisch - Dec 21, 2020
It’s no surprise that the last 366 days have been anything but normal.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2020
The Improv Syndicate will be producing improv shows though various throughout the Phoenix metro area as well as throughout the state of Arizona.
by Student Blogger: Sydney Emerson - Dec 18, 2020
So, the next time  you’re faced with too much on your plate, do yourself a favor. Say no.
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 Student Blogger: Jaclyn Hansen - Apr 8, 2021
As most seniors in high school have finished up their college auditions, hearing decisions from schools, and putting down deposits, I thought it would be the perfect time to share my “must-have” items that have made college so much easier, especially as a Musical Theatre major.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2021
As the final installment of its virtual winter season, Northern Sky Theater will present a virtual concert by songwriter and singer Doc Heide on Saturday, April 17 at 7 p.m. CDT. The show will premiere live on the 17th and then be available on demand through May 31.  
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 30, 2021
Check out this week's top ten TikToks, featuring Kathryn Gallagher, JJ Niemann, Samantha Pauly, Joe Iconis, Joey Contreras and more!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2021
Stop by and spend an entertaining, informative half hour in the Rumpus Room with “Doris Dear's Gurl Talk” … you never know who might knock on her door!
by Student Blogger: Grace Cutler - Apr 28, 2021
Improv is defined as creating scenes that have never been done before, and will never be done again. The scenes aren’t planned, and everything happens in the moment!
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 27, 2021
MAC Award recipient Doris Dear tested the virtual waters last year with her one-of-a-kind chat show, and it looks like the public dug it because GURL TALK is back for another season of shows. You go, gurl!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2021
American rap artist Joshua Turner, better known as deM atlaS, will release Depends On U, the second single of his highly anticipated EP redeMption, on April 23, 2021 on and other platforms.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2021
Broadway Records announced today the release of IN PIECES, a new musical by Joey Contreras. With 10 tracks, this highlights recording features performances by David Archuleta, Andrew Barth Feldman, George Salazar, Solea Pfeiffer, Ben Fankhauser, Natalie Weiss, Ashley De La Rosa, Leslie Hiatt and Emily Kristen Morris.
by Student Blogger: Kat Mokrynski - Apr 19, 2021
This past week I had the opportunity to speak with Eric about his theatre-related commentary tracks and how he believes the tracks fit into performance art as a whole. Enjoy, and Go Tigers!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2021
The album is available today from Broadway Records and wherever digital music is sold. 
by Courtney Savoia - Apr 16, 2021
Broadway Records recently announced the release of IN PIECES, a new musical by Joey Contreras. This energetic and emotional 10-track highlights album features a robust lineup of talent from popular artists, including David Archuleta, Andrew Barth Feldman, George Salazar, Solea Pfeiffer, Ben Fankhauser, Natalie Weiss, Ashley De La Rosa, Leslie Hiatt, and Emily Kristen Morris. Showcasing their unique and powerful voices, along with their flair for storytelling, IN PIECES brings the musical’s candid themes of our human existence to light.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2021
Sara Mearns recently partnered with Seattle Dance Collective on the new dance film Gallop Apace. Starring Mearns, the film interprets Shakespeare's 'Gallop Apace' monologue from Romeo and Juliet through movement, navigating Juliet's emotional transformation from young girl to woman.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 12, 2021
Olli has appeared in the off-Broadway premieres of Bella: An American Tall Tale (Playwrights Horizons), Who's Your Baghdaddy? Or How I Started The Iraq War (Actors Temple), and The Rafa Play (Flea Theatre).
by Student Blogger: Liam Joshua Munn - Apr 1, 2021
I discuss NYU's audition process, learning on campus and becoming a business owner with Molly Noerenberg!