Monday, June 27, 2022

After two years online, historic Chicago house collective the Chosen Few return to Jackson Park for a 30th-anniversary picnic and festival by Leor Galil

I can’t imagine summer in Chicago without the Chosen Few Picnic & Festival, and that’s not just because this grassroots house-music gathering is celebrating its 30th annual installme…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 01:00PM
Thursday, June 23, 2022

Ghost of drive-ins past? by Maxwell Rabb

From the comfort of your car or on a picnic with friends, Chicago’s outdoor movie screenings have resuscitated the alluring drive-in experience, so screentime can be spent with others all …

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 02:30PM
Thursday, June 16, 2022

Photos: See Adam Jacobs, Kate Rockwell & More at New York Restoration Project's Spring Picnic Gala

Bette Midler’s New York Restoration Project hosted its annual Spring Picnic Gala at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. Notable attendees included Sophie von Haselberg (Board Member, actor), Fran…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:34PM
Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Lie back and think of the apocalypse: climate crisis opera Sun & Sea by Stuart Jeffries

It scooped the Golden Lion at Venice and now the beach-set spectacular is bringing its burned-out workers and decadent globetrotters to the UK. But why does no one clap? Drizzle falls from p…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:33AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022

New York City Opera’s ‘The Barber of Seville’ opens the season of free Picnic Performances in Bryant Park this Friday by Deb Miller

Bryant Park has announced that the 2022 season of its popular free-of-charge Picnic Performances, presented by Bank of America, will kick off this Friday, May 27, starting at 7 pm, with New …

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:37PM
Monday, May 23, 2022

Adam Jacobs and Kate Rockwell to Perform at New York Restoration Project's Spring Picnic Gala

Adam Jacobs (Aladdin) and Kate Rockwell (Mean Girls The Musical) will be performing at Bette Midler’s nonprofit New York Restoration Project's Spring Picnic Gala in New York at the B…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:03PM

Adam Jacobs and Kate Rockwell to Perform at New York Restoration Project's Spring Picnic Gala by Logan Culwell-Block

The Aladdin and Mean Girls stars, respectively, will help support the Bette Midler-founded organization's mission to rescue parks and community gardens in underserved neighborhoods.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:33AM
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

NIDA’s highly anticipated June Productions Season announced: re-imagined masterworks that stretch every creative muscle by Aussie Theatre

Falsettos, How I Learned To Drive, Picnic at Hanging Rock and The Seagull to be staged in NIDA venues over

SOURCE: AussieTheatre.com at 01:38AM
Friday, April 8, 2022

Elizabeth Marvel Joins New Color Purple Film by Lindsey Sullivan

Fresh off of landing a Lucille Lortel Award nomination for her performance as Mary Tyrone in Long Day's Journey Into Night, Elizabeth Marvel has joined the cast of The Color Purple. Variety …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:36PM
Sunday, February 13, 2022

Shakespeare is back at Central Park this Summer! by Peter J Snee

Pack a picnic and get ready, Melbourne Shakespeare Company’s brand new musical production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream is set

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 02:12AM
Thursday, February 3, 2022

A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Aussie Theatre

Pack a picnic and get ready, Melbourne Shakespeare Company’s brand new musical production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream is set

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 03:42AM
Sunday, October 10, 2021

How a new NOVA theater will go on with the show despite a hit by Keith Loria

The lead was struck by a car—but Nightsky Theater will open its outdoor 'Picnic' on schedule.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 07:06PM
Thursday, September 30, 2021

Theatre Review: ‘Rumors’ presented by Rockville Little Theatre by Lynne Menefee

There is a jewel of a little theatre that can be found just outside of Washington, DC. Operated by the City of Rockville, it sits on lovely grounds where you can go for a walk or have a picn…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 05:16PM
Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Attack Theatre’s ‘Plus One’ welcomes audiences to new home with picnic-dance party by Sara Bauknecht / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

For Attack Theatre’s season opener, expect parts of a picnic, house-warming party and a dance performance all rolled into one.  

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 06:00AM
Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Photos: CHICKEN & BISCUITS Hosts a Picnic Outside the Circle in the Square Theatre

In celebration of moving into the theater & the 32 Broadway debuts taking place on and off stage, the company of CHICKEN & BISCUITS threw a picnic outside Circle In The Square The…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:24AM
Friday, September 10, 2021

See Broadway Stars Outdoors This September for Free in NYC - Don't miss Curtain Up!, Broadway in Bryant Park and the Little Island Dance Festival by Raven Snook

Curtain Up!, Broadway in Bryant Park and the Little Island Dance Festival celebrate the return of in-person performances --- Cue the audience—in-person theatre has returned! By the end of …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, September 6, 2021

‘I went to school drunk in a bikini’: how Sophie Willan turned her chaotic life into sitcom gold by Emine Saner

She won a Bafta for Alma’s Not Normal – and that was just the pilot episode. As the full series launches, the ex-standup talks about growing up in care, getting the comedy bug in Ibiza a…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:18AM
Monday, August 23, 2021

This Beautiful Future review – beguiling drama of young war-torn love by Anya Ryan

Jermyn Street theatre, LondonThe story of sexual awakening in the second world war could be happening today in this clever production of Rita Kalnejais’s 2017 play Rita Kalnejais’s 2017…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:36PM
Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Adrienne Warren and Friends  by Sandi Durell

By Adam Cohen . . . True talent, it is said, overcomes all obstacles to shine abundantly.   There were no obstacles standing in the way of Adrienne Warren (Tina: The Tina Turner Musical) a…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 08:32AM
Saturday, July 31, 2021

Photos: Adrienne Warren and Friends Perform as Part of Bryant Park's Picnic Performances

Bryant Park Picnic Performances' season of free, live performances continued on Friday, July 30 at 7pm with Broadway rising star Adrienne Warren, as part of this season's Carnegie Hall…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:37AM
Tuesday, July 20, 2021

NEWS: Alfie Boe leads a cast of West End, Broadway & music stars at the Picnic Proms Summer Concert Series by Featured Content

Alfie Boe, Sir Willard White, Aled Jones, Tenors Unlimited and Queen Symphonic will headline Picnic Proms Summer Concert Series, a three-day series of concerts featuring musical theatre lege…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 05:00AM
Thursday, July 15, 2021

Bryant Park Picnic Performances Continues With Adrienne Warren

Bryant Park Picnic Performances' season of free, live performances continues on Friday, July 30 at 7pm with Broadway rising star Adrienne Warren. This performance is part of this season's…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:49PM
Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Bryant Park Picnic Performances to Continue in July with the Carnegie Hall Citywide Series Featuring Adrienne Warren & More

Bryant Park Picnic Performances' season of free, live performances will continue with the Carnegie Hall Citywide Series beginning July 9. Tapping into the pulse of the city, these performa…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:24PM
Monday, June 21, 2021

Bryant Park Picnic Performances to Enjoy this Summer by Matthew Wexler

Broadway stars Adrienne Warren, Mauricio Martinez and others will take the stage at New York City's Bryant Park this summer! The post Bryant Park Picnic Performances to Enjoy this Summer app…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 08:48PM
Friday, June 18, 2021

Mauricio Martinez to Host Upcoming Bryant Park Picnic Performances Featuring Adrienne Warren & More

Mauricio Martinez (On Your Feet!) will appear in-person to introduce a number of major events as part of Bryant Park Picnic Performances, starting on this Friday June 18 with the New York Ci…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:27AM
Thursday, June 10, 2021

Photo Coverage: Jessica Vosk & More Kick Off New York Philharmonic's Bryant Park Picnic Performances

Earlier this week, Bryant Park's Picnic Performances kicked off, treating New Yorkers to music by past masters - including the Classical era's Mozart and Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-G…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:32AM
Monday, June 7, 2021

New York Philharmonic at Bryant Park by New York Philharmonic

The festive and varied kick-off of Bryant Park’s Picnic Performances treats New Yorkers to music by past masters — including the Classical era’s Mozart and Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:42PM
Friday, June 4, 2021

Jessica Vosk to Host Opening Night of New York Philharmonic's Bryant Park Picnic Performances

It has been announced that Jessica Vosk will be hosting New York Philharmonic's opening night concert of Bryant Park Picnic Performances series! The summer will kick off with a four-night…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:24PM
Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Adrienne Warren & More to Perform in Bryant Park's Picnic Performances This Summer by Lindsey Sullivan

This news is simply the best! As previously reported, Bryant Park will host some exciting outdoor offerings this summer. There will be 25 live and in-person music, dance and theater events …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:03PM

Adrienne Warren, NY Philharmonic & More Announced for Bryant Park Picnic Performances 2021 Summer Lineup

Bryant Park Corporation has announced the current programming schedule for its summer performing arts series, Picnic Performances, featuring artists including Adrienne Warren, the New York …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:03PM

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