Saturday, July 11, 2020

Olivia Oguma’s Short Film Puts Artists of Color at the Center of Thornton Wilder's Our Town by Olivia Clement

Ann Harada, Thom Sesma, Mia Katigbak, Mirirai Sithole, Emma Ramos, and others bring an iconic monologue to life in their town. OUR town.

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Friday, July 10, 2020

Ann Hampton Callaway, L Morgan Lee and Billy Stritch Join NIGHT OF A THOUSAND JUDYS

Ann Hampton Callaway (platinum-selling singer/songwriter), L Morgan Lee (A Strange Loop), and Billy Stritch (Grammy Award-winning songwriter and vocalist) have joined the roster for the eigh…

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VIDEO: Ann Harada, Marc delaCruz, Anthony Lee Medina, and More Perform Monologue From OUR TOWN

Olivia Oguma has created a new video featuring performers reciting a monologue from Our Town, titled 'their town. OUR town.'

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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Odds & Ends: Heather Headley, André De Shields and George Takei Set for CSC Interview Series & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Heather Headley & More on Tap for CSC's Classic Conversations The mic is being handed over from Classic Stage Company's…

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Musical Film No One Called Ahead, Featuring Justin Matthew Sargent, Ann Harada, Storm Lever, More, Will Stream on Playbill by Andrew Gans

With a book and score by Paul Gordon, the musical film premieres as part of the Playbill Playback series.

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Thursday, July 2, 2020

Read National Black Theatre Founder Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's 'Letter to the Future'

As part of its Founder's Month celebration honoring the life and work of Dr.  Barbara Ann Teer, the National Black Theatre has released her 1991 'Letter to the Future'.

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Read 'Letter to The Future' From National Black Theatre's Founder Dr. Barbara Ann Teer by Olivia Clement

NBT continues its founder's month celebrations, with the public release of the letter, a weekly conversation series, and more.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Call Answered: Kirsten Gustafson: "Wait Until Dark" by Adam Rothenberg

I have just been introduced to the talented Jazz singer Kirsten Gustafson. Her newest album Wait Until Dark has just been released and it is mesmerizing. Kirsten’s vocals are powerful. She…

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Curators’ Choice—Week of June 29 by Sabrina Carter

We sure do miss you! While we are apart, our Artistic Producers, Zach Blackwood and Katy Dammers, will prep a new list each week to keep your ears and eyes full until we can be together agai…

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

VIDEO: Kelli O'Hara, Ann Harada, Stephanie J. Block, And More Celebrate Canada Day With Theatre Calgary

Theatre Calgary is celebrating Canada Day! To celebrate, they asked some friends from Broadway about their favorite Canadian artists and to share their Canada love!

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Monday, June 29, 2020

Odds & Ends: Jessica Vosk, George Salazar Among Stars Tapped for Pride Concert Benefit & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Jessica Vosk and More to Sing Out for the Ali Forney Center The eighth annual Night of A Thousand Judys, the Pride concert …

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Thursday, June 25, 2020

VIDEO: Watch Brian Stokes Mitchell, Ann Hampton Callaway, Postmodern Jukebox and More Perform 'Pick Yourself Up'

Grammy award-winning vocalists and instrumentalists, studio musicians, top YouTube music creators and even a world-class tap dancer have all come together to raise funds for their fellow art…

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Watch the Trailer for Over the Moon, Starring Phillipa Soo, Ruthie Ann Miles, Sandra Oh, More by Dan Meyer

The animated movie musical follows a young girl who builds a rocket to prove the existence of the Moon goddess Chang'e.

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VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for OVER THE MOON, Featuring the Voices of Phillipa Soo, Ruthie Ann Miles, Kimiko Glenn, & More!

Netflix has released the trailer for its upcoming animated film, Over the Moon, which features the voices of Broadway stars Phillipa Soo, Ruthie Ann Miles, and Kimiko Glenn!

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Friday, June 5, 2020

Inspiring Theatre Arts Related Ted Talks by People of Color by Performerstuff

Inspiring Theatre Arts Related Ted Talks by People of Color Written by Tiffany Wilkie June 4, 2020 TED Talks are small lectures (both fun and serious) that are given by professionals fr…

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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Stars in the House Presents Free Speech: Performing Artists and the Power of the Spoken Word, Benefiting NAACP Legal Defense Fund by Andrew Gans

The live stream features Gilbert Bailey, Andréa Burns, Ann Harada, Orville Mendoza, Nik Walker, and more.

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VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE Celebrates Free Speech with Karen Olivo, Andrea Burns, Ann Harada and More- Live at 2pm

Stars in the House continues today (2pm) with Plays In The House: Free Speech: Performing Artists and the Power of the Spoken Word with Gilbert Bailey, Gabriel Brown, Andréa Burns, Mich…

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Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, June 3- with Karen Olivo, Samira Wiley, Ann Harada and More!

Today (June 3) in live streaming: Stars in the House celebrates Free Speech, MCC Theater presents PUES NADA, and so much more!

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BEST OF THE DECADE: The Broadway Top 40 Countdown #40 -31 by JK

Only time will tell if the second decade of the 21st Century will have generated what will be known as a "classic Broadway musical." No one knows for sure. But with the wonderful mix of esta…

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 10 FAVORITE SONDHEIM REVIVALS by JK

Another decade, another plethora of Sondheim shows! While we all wait for a new Sondheim show (PLEASE, STEVE!), there certainly hasn't been a lack of his works to enjoy. Over the past ten ye…

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Friday, May 29, 2020

HPAF Virtual Festival To Welcome Lindsay Mendez, Jamie Barton, Ann Harada, Ana De Archuleta And More

Since the summer of 2005, Hawaii Performing Arts Festival (HPAF) has continued to bring world-class music to Hawai'i Island. Over the past sixteen years, HPAF has garnered an international r…

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Bay Area Artists Reach Across Social Distance to Connect with Elders

by Lauren Spencer Are you an artist or elder that wants to play?  As I read Erika Chong Shuch?s Facebook post, the question pierces the subtle fog that has settled around me in the past m…

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

A Streetcar Named Desire ****, Mad Forest *** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward May 24, 2020: There is one upside to all the theaters being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Through streaming, YouTube, Zoom and other digital platforms, we get a…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Watch Bombshell: In Concert Right Here on Broadway.com by Caitlin Moynihan

Is Smash still your star? You're in luck! You can watch the previously announced livestream of Bombshell: In Concert right here on Broadway.com beginning at 8PM ET. The free concert will onc…

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 10 Favorite Off-Broadway Shows by JK

In the midst of all the craziness, I completely lost track of the end of the 2019-2020 season! Did it even really end? Anyway, for the sake of argument, let's say it ended as scheduled. Norm…

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

Livestreaming Directors Lab West Connects: Ann James and Carly D. Weckstein

By . Directors Lab West presents Directors Lab West Connects: Ann James and Carly D.

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The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization Launches 'THE SOUND OF MUSIC Crafting Corner'

Over the last 60 years, The Sound of Music has filled hearts, theaters, and homes with warmth, laughter and cheer. In the coming weeks, The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization is collabor…

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Concord Theatricals Acquires Exclusive Worldwide Licensing Rights for HADESTOWN

Concord Theatricals has secured exclusive worldwide stage licensing rights to Anaïs Mitchell's Hadestown. A release timeline will be announced at a later date. For more information visit co…

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THE LIZ SWADOS PROJECT to Feature Ali Stroker, Sophia Anne Caruso, Michael R. Jackson & More

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS has announced that The Liz Swados Project will be available on digital and streaming formats on Friday, May 22. The Liz Swados Project - a newly-recorded tribute album to …

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