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Do It Yourself Theater - How to Put on Shows at Home with Your Family PhotoDo It Yourself Theater - How to Put on Shows at Home with Your Family
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 26, 2020

While we may be spending more time at home this summer than we're typically used to, that doesn't mean that summer fun has come to a stop! In fact, it's just the opposite. It may not be business as usual, but finding new ways to create and have fun with the people and things around us has become our new way of life.
BWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Aneesa Folds! PhotoBWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Aneesa Folds!
by Konversations with Keeme - July 17, 2020

This Konversations with Keeme features Aneesa Folds- best known for her starring role in Freestyle Love Supreme on Broadway and she will be in the Hulu premiere the documentary We Are Freestyle Love Supreme July 17th, 2020.  https://www.aneesafolds.com/
BWW Interview: How Erich Bergen & Friends Are Sharing the Magic of Stagedoor Manor wi PhotoBWW Interview: How Erich Bergen & Friends Are Sharing the Magic of Stagedoor Manor with PLAYHOUSE
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2020

Looking for a way to hone your craft and connect with Broadway talent? Look no further than Stagedoor Manor's new virtual performing arts education platform, PLAYHOUSE.
BWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme Celebrates Juneteenth PhotoBWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme Celebrates Juneteenth
by Konversations with Keeme - June 29, 2020

This Konversations with Keeme showcases the protest and a celebration of black culture on June 19th, 2020 or 'Juneteenth' that Keeme and his newly formed Youth Leaders Council organized.  The protest was in New Haven CT and marched to City Hall. There were performances led by local artists, speakers, and activists. The march  continued to protest down to the New Haven Police Department (NHPD).
BWW Interview: Lena Moy-Borgen Lays Out How Your Kids Can Act Up This Summer at Play  PhotoBWW Interview: Lena Moy-Borgen Lays Out How Your Kids Can Act Up This Summer at Play On! Studios
by BWW News Desk - June 26, 2020

Need a creative diversion for your kids this summer? Look no further than Play On! Studios!
BWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Special Guest  Carl Carter PhotoBWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Special Guest Carl Carter
by Konversations with Keeme - June 17, 2020

Our next interview is with Broadway Bass player (Come From Away, Disaster, Holler if Ya Hear Me, and Bring it On), composer, and producer Carl Carter. 
Theaters Offering Virtual Summer Classes, Workshops and More! PhotoTheaters Offering Virtual Summer Classes, Workshops and More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 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!
New Study Shows Lack of Racial Diversity in Live Theatre for Young Audiences PhotoNew Study Shows Lack of Racial Diversity in Live Theatre for Young Audiences
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2020

Key findings demonstrate that the TYA industry has made strides for increased representation in terms of gender and race across the last decade, but racial diversity in live theatre for young people is not yet representative of the US population.
BWW Exclusive: Summer Arts Programs Going Virtual PhotoBWW Exclusive: Summer Arts Programs Going Virtual
by Shayne Miller - June 16, 2020

The performing arts are one of the hardest hit segments of society since Covid19 ravaged the country. Although indoor performances are still prohibited, some summer arts programs and camps have created virtual versions of their offerings. This is a unique opportunity to study with some of the greatest arts educators in the nation, regardless of where you reside.
BWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Special Guest Juwan Alan Crawley PhotoBWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Special Guest Juwan Alan Crawley
by Konversations with Keeme - June 7, 2020

Today's interview is with Juwan Alan Crawley (Broadway: Aladdin). He talks honestly about what a?oeBlack Lives Mattersa?? means to him and the theatre community. Keeme and Juwan speak about what young leaders, like Keeme, can do during the Corona quarantine to make a difference. 
BWW Exclusive: Konverstation with Keeme and Special Guest Chazz Mendedez PhotoBWW Exclusive: Konverstation with Keeme and Special Guest Chazz Mendedez
by Konversations with Keeme - May 25, 2020

Fifteen year old Ajibola Tajudeen, better known as Keeme, is the host of New Paradigm Theatre's web series here on BroadwayWorld. 'Konversations with Keeme' is show where Keeme interviews seasoned television and film professionals like Tamara Tunie of Law and Order: Special Victims Unit and Renee Lawless of Tyler Perry's The Have and the Have Nots, as well as Broadway veterans such as Emmy and Grammy winner, Paul Bogaev, and Broadway pros Christine Dwyer, Kelly Grant, Juwan Crawley and more.
BWW Exclusive: Konverstation (Koronacation) with Keeme PhotoBWW Exclusive: Konverstation (Koronacation) with Keeme
by Konversations with Keeme - May 13, 2020

This episode is a revisit with professional Voice over and Radio star, Randye Kaye  https://www.randyekaye.com/ to see how she is staying creative during corona. Our online Gala is June 7th, streaming on Facebook at 7pm. Randye will be a guest on that as well.
Parenting From The Wings: Community Keeps Giving While Broadway is Dark PhotoParenting From The Wings: Community Keeps Giving While Broadway is Dark
by Kay Alexandra - March 18, 2020

Thank you. Thank you Laura Benanti for asking high schoolers to send videos of them doing parts of their cancelled shows.
Parenting From The Wings: Celebrating Broadway's Women and Empowering Girls with Hone PhotoParenting From The Wings: Celebrating Broadway's Women and Empowering Girls with Honesty
by Kay Alexandra - March 9, 2020

Parenting a girl who wants to make a living on stage requires a balance of moral support and difficult truths.
BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: In Rehearsal for SOUTH PACIFIC PhotoBWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: In Rehearsal for SOUTH PACIFIC
by Konversations with Keeme - February 4, 2020

Join us behind the scenes for the first rehearsal of SOUTH PACIFIC: IN concert. Co-produced by the New Paradigm Theatre and the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra. This video features our 'Nellie' - Emily Kristen Morris, 'Ngana' - Helen Hen and Maestro Yates, as well as the ensemble preparing on the first day of rehearsal!
BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Jillian Duffy PhotoBWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Jillian Duffy
by Konversations with Keeme - January 31, 2020

Jillian Duffy is a 22 year old studying Business and Marketing at Southern Connecticut State University. She has competed within the Miss America Organization since the age of eight and has held multiple titles within the organization. Jillian strongly believes in what this organization promotes and has continuously experienced growth within herself throughout her time in the organization. Jillian's social impact statement is entitled a?oeJillian's Journey: Pediatric Cancer Research and Awarenessa??, the voice of a patient and the advocate of a survivor. Jillian's Journey not only raises awareness of the underfunding of pediatric cancer research but also focuses on the journey through cancer treatment and eventual triumph of an individual. As a survivor herself, Jillian shares her story of her battle and eventual victory over cancer to inspire others to face obstacles with a positive mindset and to always chase your dreams.
Parenting From The Wings: No Protective Bubble PhotoParenting From The Wings: No Protective Bubble
by Kay Alexandra - January 24, 2020

There are times when I deserve to be lectured and certainly my parenting is not above reproach. As a matter of fact, if someone decides to list my parenting fails, I'm sure I could name more.
BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Sandra J. Miklave PhotoBWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Sandra J. Miklave
by Konversations with Keeme - January 17, 2020

Sandra J. Miklave- Executive Director of the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra and worked with Kristin Huffman (Artistic Dir of New Paradigm Theatre) to produce last  year's award winning West Side Story. Sandra joined the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra staff in April 2018. She is a leader in the Norwalk community. Sandra was vice president and co-manager of the Loan and Agency Services Group responsible for the bank's syndicated loan portfolio. She earned her B.A. in political science and economics at Manhattanville College and her Master of Organizational Leadership at Quinnipiac University. Sandra lives in Norwalk with her husband, Matt and has three sons.
BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Janet Evelyn PhotoBWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Janet Evelyn
by Konversations with Keeme - January 10, 2020

Janet Evelyn is the Founder and Executive Director of The NICE festival in Norwalk CT.  For South Pacific: In Concert, NPT and Norwalk Symphony Orchestra are proud to partner with The Nice Festival. Janet Evelyn, Executive Director, states that a?oeNICE is committed to bringing awareness to the multiplicity of our global cultural heritage. The performing arts have not only been a conduit through which people of different race and culture can share natural commonalities but one of the most efficacious in addressing social injustice worldwide. The song a?oeCarefully Taughta?? from the musical South Pacific reminds us how important it is to expose our children at a young age to the different cultures to encourage understanding of our unique backgrounds.a?? As partnerships between the non-profit and for-profit world continue to form in order to tackle social challenges from all sides, this type of collective impact production has become increasingly relevant and a vital component of a community.
BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: The Auditions PhotoBWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: The Auditions
by Konversations with Keeme - January 6, 2020

Fifteen year old Ajibola Tajudeen, better known as Keeme, is the host of New Paradigm Theatre's web series here on BroadwayWorld. 'Konversations with Keeme' is show where Keeme interviews seasoned television and film professionals like Tamara Tunie of Law and Order: Special Victims Unit and Renee Lawless of Tyler Perry's The Have and the Have Nots, as well as Broadway veterans such as Emmy and Grammy winner, Paul Bogaev, and Broadway pros Christine Dwyer, Kelly Grant, Juwan Crawley and more.
Parenting from the Wings: Outrage and Online Action- The Lessons and Bond of Young Fa PhotoParenting from the Wings: Outrage and Online Action- The Lessons and Bond of Young Fans and #savebeetlejuice
by Kay Alexandra - December 17, 2019

When my daughter texted me a link and followed up with an in-person(!) plea for me to sign the #savebeetlejuice petition, I'll admit pride was not the word I was looking for. I mean of all the possible change.org petitions, this is what she brings to me with such passion? No social justice issue or environmental cause?
BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Holiday Edition PhotoBWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Holiday Edition
by Konversations with Keeme - December 12, 2019

See behind the scenes with Keeme and the cast of the NPT Holiday show, 'Have yourself a Jazzy Little Christmas' December 14th (8pm) and December 15th (2pm). Click here for tickets.
BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Allan Lamberti PhotoBWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Allan Lamberti
by Konversations with Keeme - December 6, 2019

Allan Lamberti is the afternoon host on WEBE108 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Originally from Trumbull, Connecticut, Allan has worked in radio for over 17 years, with previous gigs in Philadelphia and Hartford. If you would like to hear the podcast that they talk about in the episode (with Allan, Keeme and Ms. Clauz) here it is!
2020 Kids' Night on Broadway Tickets Are Now On Sale Photo2020 Kids' Night on Broadway Tickets Are Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk - December 5, 2019

The Broadway League has announced that Kids' Night on Broadway® tickets are on sale now at KidsNightonBroadway.com. The event will take place in New York City on Tuesday, February 25, 2020.
BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Karl Schultz PhotoBWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Karl Schultz
by Konversations with Keeme - November 27, 2019

Karl Schultz, jazz piano protege and featured performer in this year's New Paradigm Theatre Holiday show 'Have yourself a Very Jazzy Christmas'. Karl is a Weston High School Freshman who has been playing piano since the age of four. He has performed at a variety of venues. local fundraisers, private events, local theater productions and many more. Karl was an event guest performer at a?oeBeechwooda?? with famed pianist Frederic Chiu, as well as on live radio on WPKN with host Richard Epstein. He's earned top scores in the Western Region musical competition (CMEA), as well as winning medals for Best Soloist and Best Accompaniment at the Music in the Parks competition in Massachusetts. Karl received the top honor award for the arts at WMS for 2018-2019. Karl also performs with the rock band, Caravan-the-Band as well as several other ensembles in Fairfield County. 

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