Friday, January 28, 2022

Pro-wrestling legends, hometown heroes head to St. Louis for 35th WWE Royal Rumble by Liz Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

No other WWE pay-per-view event offers fans the chance to see the past, present and future of the company facing off in one ring.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 01:06AM
Wednesday, January 26, 2022

After pandemic break, comedian Tom Papa has a new approach, savoring every show by Daniel Durchholz | Special To The Post-Dispatch

Comedian Tom Papa stayed busy during pandemic but says being away from audiences made him value live shows more.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 05:18PM

Get a behind-the-scenes construction tour of $100 million visitor center at Missouri Botanical Garden by Valerie Schremp Hahn St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Construction of the main entrance of the Jack C. Taylor Visitor Center project should be finished by the end of summer, with the event center completed by the end of this year.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 05:18PM
Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Fox Theatre delays opening of 'The Prom' due to COVID by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The show, which has been delayed because of COVID-19 infections among its cast and crew, will now open Jan. 28.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 07:18PM

Provocative, hilarious 'Iphigenia in Splott' was worth the wait at Upstream Theater by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

This sort of material requires an actor of immense talent, and Jennifer Theby-Quinn is up to the challenge.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 07:18PM
Friday, January 21, 2022

SLSO postpones weekend 'Harry Potter' concerts at Powell Hall by Daniel Durchholz | Special To The Post-Dispatch

The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra has moved its Jan. 21-23 concerts to April 15-16.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 06:54PM
Thursday, January 20, 2022

Musical's messages of acceptance, empowerment resonate with star of 'The Prom' by Calvin Wilson | Post-Dispatch Theater Critic

Kaden Kearney, one of show's stars, is grateful for musical's underdog story and representation of "queer women."

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 03:24PM

Where to stream 11 of our favorite comedians, including 5 who will visit St. Louis soon by St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Even when your favorites aren't onstage near you — or if you're not ready to gather in a crowded room — many have recent comedy specials.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 03:24PM
Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Monday, January 17, 2022

Big voices, rollicking music carry 'Gondoliers' at Winter Opera St. Louis by Fred Blumenthal Special To The Post-Dispatch

As part of its 15th season, Winter Opera St. Louis presents Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Gondoliers."

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 02:54AM
Saturday, January 15, 2022

New Jewish Theatre will kick off 24th season with Neil Simon comedy by Calvin Wilson | Post-Dispatch Theater Critic

Company returns to live performance with Neil Simon's "Laughter on the 23rd Floor."

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 02:54AM
Thursday, January 13, 2022

9 St. Louis-area arts organizations receive NEA grants by Daniel Neman St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Recipients include COCA, Intersect Arts Center and the St. Louis Shakespeare Festival.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 11:33PM

St. Louis Science Center to close starting Monday due to pandemic surge by Valerie Schremp Hahn St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The museum plans to reopen Feb. 3. The St. Louis Art Museum and the Missouri Historical Society institutions closed last week.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 11:33PM
Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Comedy daredevil Steve-O, at age 47, is racing to get his ‘last licks’ in by Daniel Durchholz | Special To The Post-Dispatch

Stephen Glover of "Jackass" is still filming crazy stunts to provide raw material for his "Bucket List Tour."

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 03:54PM
Monday, January 10, 2022

St. Louis Art Museum to close until Feb. 1 due to rising COVID cases by From Staff Reports

As the St. Louis Art Museum grapples with staffing issues due to the rapid spread of COVID-19 in the area, it has elected to close until Feb. 1.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 06:12PM

Immersive 'Beyond Van Gogh' exhibition extended in St. Louis until March 30 by Valerie Schremp Hahn St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The exhibit is set up in a large tent on the grounds of the St. Louis Galleria in Richmond Heights. More than 150,000 people have seen it here so far.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 06:12PM

Black Rep postpones season opener by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

'Dontrell, Who Kissed the Sea' is rescheduled for July.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 06:12PM
Saturday, January 8, 2022

Missouri History Museum, Soldiers Memorial to close for a month by Jane Henderson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

All scheduled on-site programming is canceled, but some events in connection with Martin Luther King Day will be held via Zoom.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 10:36AM
Friday, January 7, 2022

Emancipation Day event will honor dead of historic Black cemetery by Valerie Schremp Hahn | St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Preservation group will tell stories of some of the 50,000 people buried at Greenwood Cemetery in Hillsdale.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 01:42PM

2022 preview: 35 bright spots from music, theater, dining and more by St. Louis Post-Dispatch

We're keeping an optimistic outlook for 2022. Here are 35 bright spots in the year ahead.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 01:42PM
Thursday, January 6, 2022

St. Louis native will lead SLSO efforts to address equity, diversity, inclusion by Daniel Durchholz | Special To The Post-Dispatch

Webster Groves High School grad Yolanda Alovor was most recently chief of staff and VP of diversity at Rosemont College.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 07:03AM
Sunday, January 2, 2022
Friday, December 31, 2021

Best Bets: New Year's Eve events, 'Up' in concert, James Rollins and 'The Glowy Snowy Day' by From Staff Reports

Here are a few of our staff picks for things to do Dec. 31-Jan. 6.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 11:54PM

SLSO rings in 2022 with Gershwin-dominated New Year's Eve concerts by Fred Blumenthal Special To The Post-Dispatch

An extra-large version of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra performed a concert featuring three large pieces by George Gershwin.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 11:54PM
Thursday, December 30, 2021

Calvin Wilson's memorable stories from 2021: Theater highlights from a year back onstage by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Here are theater critic Calvin Wilson's five most memorable stories from 2021.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 10:36PM
Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Valerie Schremp Hahn's memorable stories from 2021 by Valerie Schremp Hahn St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Here are reporter Valerie Schremp Hahn's five most memorable stories from 2021.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 04:48PM
Saturday, December 25, 2021

Best Bets: Raja's 29th birthday, 'Barber of Seville' and last call for holiday lights by From Staff Reports

Here are a few of our staff picks for things to do Dec. 24-30.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 03:33AM
Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Chic hotel opening in New York City celebrates Broadway by Mark Kennedy Associated Press

Visitors to the latest chic hotel to open in New York's theater district can easily walk to any Broadway show — or they can stay inside and celebrate them.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 09:42PM

Prism STL will be a new destination for drinks, drag in the Grove neighborhood by From Staff Reports

Sean and Jack Abernathy, Matthew Connell and Michael Klataske will open Prism STL in the space formerly occupied by the Monocle.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 09:42PM
Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Welcome 2022 before bedtime with family-friendly New Year's events around St. Louis by Valerie Schremp Hahn St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Hikes, fireworks displays and noontime balloon drops will ensure you can see midnight at home in your socks.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 08:33PM

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REOPEN BROADWAY SEASON
Sep 14, 2021: Chicago - Ambassador Theatre
Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 07, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54
Apr 28, 2022: Macbeth - Lyceum Theatre