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Some of this weekend’s top picks for live shows around New York City include the musical sending of a retro thriller, the grand finale of an invigorating pop-up festival, and the inventive overhaul of a classic. The stranger sings! The parody musical, who originally performed two sold-out concerts at Feinstein’s / 54 Below, is now …

The Capitolfest will be back at the Capitol Theater in Rome, 220 E. Dominick St., from Friday to Sunday, August 13-15. Every summer since 2003, with the exception of 2020 due to COVID-19, Capitolfest has brought classic moviegoers from around the world to Rome for a three-day film festival that showcases the silent and talkative …

Forecasters are predicting fiery weather to subside a bit and just in time for weekend events. The county’s cultural institutions are going all out with outdoor events across the city. COVID-19 conditions encourage social distancing, but with music, food and fun in the sun, there is plenty of space to celebrate during this time. Below …

Claire Danes & Leonardo DiCaprio in “Romeo + Juliet” (1996), performing at the Miller Outdoor Theater this month | Courtesy of 20th Century-Fox Catch virtual or live performances this summer with our roundup of theatrical and artistic productions online and in person in August 2021. This month, the festival celebrating the Great Bard returns to …

EVENT OF THE WEEK Kilkenny Arts FestivalAugust 5-15, kilkennyarts.ie This year’s Kilkenny Arts Festival aims to bring people together (in a safe way) with a mix of online and live events that, once again, will showcase the strong vein of creativity and innovation running through the marble county. The festival kicks off with a bang …

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert tells the story of three drag queens traveling through the outback on a journey of self-discovery – a great Australian road trip with no COVID-19 border restrictions, simply faaaabulous daaarling. Key points: Tickets for new adaptation of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (The Musical) sell out in days Film critic …

Alex Neff, center, stars as Galileo in Mills’ upcoming Masks production of the Queen musical “We Will Rock You”. Ken Whitacre, center, stars as Buddy in “We Will Rock You”. Also in the scene, from left to right, are Jeannie Lorimor, Deb Spencer, Dana Cutshall, Gable Thompson, Cordelia Gray, Don Vinkenberg and Isaac Morrison. Jeff …

A few weeks ago, George Mount, artistic director of the Seattle Shakespeare Company, went to a rehearsal room to start work on the production of “The Comedy of Errors”. When he entered he started to cry. Almost a year and a half ago, Mount was in that same rehearsal space, about to start the tech …

Santa Barbara Opera Das rheingold at the Lobero Theater on Sunday was a perfectly enchanting back-to-school performance for live music inside Santa Barbara. Challenging, beautifully designed and executed, and, most importantly, great fun, this production will be remembered by anyone who has seen it for many years to come. Thanks to Kostis Protopapas, Crystal Manich …

Some of today’s biggest movie stars rose to fame thanks to World Wrestling Entertainment. The Rock, John Cena, Bautista, how did they take the plunge? Movie stars come from a variety of backgrounds including television, commercials, and the theater. But nowadays, many of the most beloved and successful movie stars have first made their mark …

ZACH Theater has announced the return to full-capacity live theater with five Mainstage productions as well as the family series and a holiday add-on as part of the 2021-22 season. Three productions include the ZACH360 Experience, ZACH’s new artistic initiative to create dynamic theatrical experiences that are immersive, eye-opening and fun. The actors engage the …

Pulling the Curtains – Eugene Weekly

After 16 months of small audiences, virtual shows or nothing at all, performance venues in the Eugène region are making a comeback. Local theaters and their leaders all approach the reopening process differently, with a variety of deadlines and restrictions to consider. But what they all have in common is a palpable and urgent excitement …

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON, England, July 13 (Reuters) – Britain’s Royal Shakespeare Company opened an open-air theater on Tuesday with a new take on ‘The Comedy of Mistakes’, its first full-scale production to a live audience in more than a year. Based in Stratford-upon-Avon, the hometown of playwright William Shakespeare, the company, known as RSC, built the Lydia …

After being broadcast live before Valentine’s Day, Theater in the Country (TIC) brings back David French’s Canadian classic, Salt water moon, this time on stage – and starring a young actor from Pitt Meadows. This production tells the heart-wrenching but hopeful tale of young lovers, Jacob Mercer (played by local Tyler Boe) and Mary Snow …

The Major League Baseball Draft is coming to Denver, but it’s not your dad’s teleconference version. For the first time, the MLB Draft takes place in July during All-Star Week, before the 91st MLB All-Star Game at Coors Field. And also for the first time ever, the opening night of the draft will have a …

The National Alliance for Musical Theater has announced the lineup of new musicals for its 33rd annual Festival of New Musicals. The festival, consisting of eight new musical plays, will be presented in person on October 20 and 21, as well as via a live broadcast presented in conjunction with Broadway On Demand. “After navigating …

After not being seen on stage locally for over a decade and rehearsals suspended for over a year due to the pandemic, the group will be reunited again. The Legacy Theater presents Broadway and the movie classic “The Music Man” from Friday to August 1, 76 trombones and all. “Originally slated for production in July …

A popular annual event returns to Providence, in person and online. FringePVD, a two-week arts festival, begins July 18. Check out more details below. Festival tickets and passes are now on sale for FringePVD: The Providence Fringe Festival® July 18 – 31, 2021, presented by The Wilbury Theater Group in collaboration with WaterFire Providence. Founded …

It will be interpreted by Steve Scott, who directs the venue, and by Heather Alexander, directed by Dominique Gerrard (July 9 and 10, 7:30 p.m.). They promise a bittersweet comic drama set in a northern pub in the ’80s. The two actors swap multiple characters to share stories and trade punches as pints are drawn …

The great American playwright George M. Cohan, “born July 4,” is part of Youngstown theater history. YOUNGSTOWN – A patriotic playwright and performer has written many Old Glory-style salutes you’ll hear in band stands and parades around the corner this July 4th holiday. And the scenes of Youngstown were a regular part of his legend. …

For over 30 on Tenino Young at Heart Theater (TYT) has brought the joy of live entertainment to our community despite having no theater of its own. That is about to change as they have just purchased land to build a multipurpose center in downtown Tenino, which will be the new home of the Tenino …

BROOKSVILLE, Fla .– Every day, up to 250 people can dance, sing and perform at Live Oak Theater Company Summer Camps in Brooksville. In one room, the students learn the choreography of the dance, in the next, they fight on stage, while down the hall, they sing the words of Sound of Music. And don’t …

For the past four years, acclaimed drag artist Ms. Kasha Davis has brightened up the Blackfriars Theater with her live events at Imagination Station. During performances, Ms Kasha Davis – the stage name of a Rochester native best known for appearing on the TV show “RuPaul’s Drag Race” – reads inclusive children’s stories. Kids and …

Dad’s Garage Theater is delighted to welcome customers for live laughs. Starting July 16, patrons can watch Dad’s Garage improv shows every Friday and Saturday night at 8 p.m. in person at the theater. In order to prioritize the safety of customers, artists and staff, it will be a partial reopening with masks. Tickets go …

With memories of Fred astaire and Leslie Caron dancing in my head, I must admit that I was more than pleasantly surprised by the Phoenix Theater The company’s production of LONG LEG DADS (which opened on June 23 and ends on July 18). So much so that I have to ask all comers to put …

Mogwai at Pasadena Daydream Festival – Photo: ZB Images MOGWAI has announced the date of their 2022 North American tour including a concert in Los Angeles at the Fonda Theater in Hollywood! MOGWAI will headline the Fonda on Saturday May 23, 2022. Tickets are priced at $ 29 and the show is for all ages! …

Live performances return to the historic Barn Theater in Welwyn Garden City next month. After months of confinement, the Barn Theater finally opens its doors on Tuesday July 6 for a Studio production of Classify. Productions resume in July at the Barn Theater in Welwyn Garden City – Credit: Archant It will be followed on …

P45, GLCFA and Old Town Playhouse Summer Shows By Ross Boissoneau | June 26, 2021 Theater in the (almost) post-pandemic summer? Well, yes, at least a little. Pillars such as the Shakespeare Festival in Interlochen and the Lakeside Shakespeare in Frankfurt are MIA, and camper performances at Interlochen are closed to the public. Other choices …

The San Sebastián International Film Festival today presented the poster for what will be its 69th edition, which will take place from September 17 to 25. During the event, presented by the artistic director of the competition, José Luis Rebordinos, Sigourney Weaver was revealed as the absolute protagonist of the San Sebastian 2021 poster. As …

The AMS board met for nearly six hours last night to discuss its restart plan as British Columbia eases COVID restrictions and the proposed AMS auditorium project. Here’s what you might have missed. AMS will begin to reopen significantly on July 1 President Cole Evans said based on conversations with UBC, the provincial government and …

The alma mater sketch house of Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Will Ferrell, Maya Rudolph and more SNL alums, the Groundlings, reopen their theater and school on Melrose Ave. July 23. A series of improv shows are already on the schedule, including “Groundlings Lights Up” and the return of “Black Version” on July 31 and “Groundlings …

The Grammy-winning artist takes David Phelps Live Tour to the Meramec Music Theater in Steelville on July 18. The incomparable sound of multi-Dove recording artist and Grammy Award-winning David Phelps will be presented in Steelville on Sunday, July 18 at the Meramec Music Theater. This exciting concert starts at 6 p.m. Once a childhood musical …

MORAGA The Town Hall Theater is excited to resume operations, starting with “Bay Area Celebration,” a July 10 fundraiser at Moraga Commons that will bring Bay Area artists together through song and spoken word. The event features local singers and spoken word artists based in five Bay Area counties. The summer scene comes to life …

Although this is the third year that the musical has been directed by theater director Kendra Gilsdorf, music director Nick Larson and choreographer Hope Hansen, it was only the second year that they were able to organize auditions and performances. rehearsals at Holmes: Theater Camp last summer The musical “Singin ‘in the Rain” was staged …

First Stage Theater launches its fall programming |  Features / Entertainment

HUNTINGTON – First Stage Theater Company recently released their plans for the fall. In September, FSTC will produce “Disney’s Moana Jr.,” which had been postponed from spring 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions. “Disney’s Moana Jr.” is a musical adaptation of the 2016 Disney animated film, bringing the adventures of Moana and her village of Motunui …

Click to enlarge Photo by Evan Wish Photography (Left to right) Kenya Uhuru, Peggy Metzger, Craig Benson. Redwood curtain theater continues his Zoom performances live from previous pieces with one of his best commented and most memorable productions, that of David Lindsay-Abaire Good people, this Sunday, June 20 at 6:00 p.m. (donation of $ 5 …

The past five years – Photo: DJ Corey Photography Bravely venturing into the technological wonderland where live streaming and live theater merge into a potential minefield of incidents, Constellation Theater encountered some issues early in its virtual opening of The last five years (★★★ ☆☆). Thankfully, Kathryn Chase Bryer’s production of Jason Robert Brown’s beloved …