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As spring rolls around in Sonoma County, there’s a plethora of live theaters to choose from this month. Whether you’re looking for comedy, drama, music or just a fun night out, there’s something for everyone as theater companies happily open their doors to the public. Don’t miss a treat – or two! Here are some …

Content of the article Sudbury’s YES Theater said it was able to continue during the COVID-19 pandemic thanks to a $10,000 Community Development Fund grant received by the provincial government last year. Content of the article The grant, which was awarded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation, has enabled the theater company to perform live shows …

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | PREVIEWS | EVENTS By Gina Marie Rodriguez, JerseyArts.com originally published: 03/12/2022 Andrew Lloyd Webber’s timeless classic “CATS” arrives at State Theater New Jersey March 18-20 for four performances of its 40th anniversary tour. This magnificent revival show is sure to create magical memories for audiences new and old. Gina Marie chats …

After a 2-year hiatus, Valley Youth Theater is reopening with the world premiere of Dear 2020!, Friday, February 25 at 7:00 p.m. at the Valley Youth Theater. Written and performed by young people from the Valley, Cher 2020! gives audiences insight into the often humorous and sometimes tragic ways in which 2020 and the global …

Tony Award-winning stage icon Betty Buckley pays homage to the legacy of the greatest theater composer of our time with Betty Buckley Sings Stephen Sondheim. This compilation album will be released on Friday, March 11, 2022 on streaming and digital platforms here. Betty Buckley Sings Stephen Sondheim spans one of modern musical theater’s most famous …

WALDOBORO — The Waldo Theater, 916 Main St., is hosting two screenings of Alfred Hitchcock’s “Vertigo” on Wednesday, March 9 at 2 p.m. and Friday, March 11 at 7 p.m. In this 1958 thriller, Jimmy Stewart plays a detective forced into retirement after his fear of heights causes the death of a fellow officer. He’s …

Live theater is resurfacing with a vengeance on the peninsula, with a handful of theater companies opening new productions by the end of March. The Stanford Shakespeare Company is performing “As You Like It” from February 24-26, directed by student Audrey Senior, who added modern language and original music to the comedy. This is Stanford …

The Philly POPS has announced its 2022-2023 season, a dynamic lineup of seven exciting shows, including three new show premieres of original POPS programming. The new season will feature Music Director and Principal Conductor David Charles Abell, Music Director Emeritus Michael Krajewski and returning guest conductors Stuart Chafetz and Rickey Minor – with performances celebrating …

Telling the story of King Arthur, Camelot in Concert is a performance filled with love, lust and conflict, which will be presented by the City Circle Theater Company from February 11-13. Braden Ernst An actor playing Merlin performs a song in the City Circle Theater Company’s new play “Camelot In Concert” on February 10, 2021. …

Editor’s note: Community posts are where community announcements and event posts are posted. If you have a community-focused event that you think our readers would be interested in, please submit here. Milwaukee Chamber Theater Announces Sign Language Performance Thursday, February 10and at 7:30 p.m. MALA by Melinda Lopez directed by art director Brent Hazelton closed …

Newtown performance space The Old 505 Theater – aka Venue 505 – will close its doors for the final time next month, almost exactly a year after its owners first announced plans to close operations. Last March, directors Cameron Undy and Kerri Glasscock deemed the venue “untenable” in the live music climate Sydney has faced …

From nonprofit funding to project grants to community service work, social impact initiatives abound in North Texas. We’ve seen a number of companies, startups, and organizations take action over the past year to prepare for a post-pandemic future, drive equity and inclusion, boost the ecosystem of growing local startups, and more. Here’s a roundup of …

This spring, Molloy College’s Madison Theater toasts entertainment with Cocktail Hour: The Show, by New York-based dance company Ballets with a Twist. The performance will take place on Friday, April 1 at 8:00 p.m. and will feature the stage premiere of Mirage, a four-part sequel choreographed, rehearsed and produced safely for film between the pandemic-induced …

The theater and performing arts community calls on the school board to adjust the proposed budget to reflect equitable funding for theater programs. At Tuesday’s school board meeting, public commentators addressed performing arts funding, which many called insufficient, particularly when compared to funding for athletics. The proposed budget includes an allocation of $6,953 for high …

The National Yiddish Theater Folksbiene today announced that musical theater icons Chip Zien and Sierra Boggess will lead the cast of the acclaimed musical Harmony by legendary Barry Manilow and his longtime collaborator Bruce Sussman in March 2022. At the Helm will be Tony Award winner Warren Carlyle directing the New York debut of this …

The late composer-lyricist’s will also assigns parts of the estate to a group of people, including playwright James Lapine and her husband Jeff Romley. A handful of organizations and individuals have been named beneficiaries of Stephen Sondheim’s estate trust, which is believed to be worth an estimated $75 million. The New York Times reports that …

Dance Theater of Harlem is a professional touring company that enriches the lives of young people and adults around the world through the arts.Ruben Kappler / Courtesy Photo The Vilar Performing Arts Center in Beaver Creek has seven shows remaining in the month of January (and over a dozen on the books for February). With …

The Ross Bandstand will host the new Edinburgh Theater Festival in May. Photo: Lisa Ferguson Edinburgh-based theater companies are joining forces to create two days of outdoor drama at the Ross Bandstand with a capacity of 2,500. Free shows will be held throughout the day at the site, which was built in 1935 on a …

It is a group of stars who perform the music of Pink Floyd by David Gilmour at The Ridgefield Playhouse to Wednesday January 19, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.. The Gilmour project, part of the Pepsi Rock series driven by a North American automobile, celebrates the 50th anniversary of ‘Dark Side of the Moon’, which Pink …

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra received $ 2 million, while the Sydney Theater Company received $ 2.7 million from the Federal Government’s Sustainability Fund, established to support large arts organizations at risk of not being able to survive the pandemic. The grants were part of $ 6.2 million awarded to five arts companies, which were the …

The luxury French fashion house has named 10 laureates working in film, design and the performing arts. Each winner received € 100,000 ($ 113,000) to invest in their work. Chanel launched the biennial Next award earlier this year alongside the Chanel Culture Fund, as part of a broader strategy to support the arts. The goal …

The chief executive of Theater Royal Plymouth has said he is leaving the company in good financial health and should be able to thrive in 2022 – provided there is not another Covid lockdown. Adrian Vinken, who is resigning in January 2022 after 31 years of service, said theater audiences have made a comeback after …

Andrew Lloyd Webber said this week that low levels of mask wear in theaters are a problem and that he would like to introduce mandatory masks at his six West End locations. Is there a reluctance among many to return to the movies due to health issues? Panto this year has been hit by the …

Photo: KCT Replacing Kelowna’s old community theater won’t come cheap. Estimates for a new performing arts center with a capacity of 1,200 people could reach $ 75 million. This figure could be more dependent on when funds can be obtained to build it. Partnership chief Sandra Kochan said improvements to the building, which turns 60 …

At the Theater NorthWest, the Marvelous Wonderettes will offer musical entertainment from the beeboppin era of the 50s and 60s. The Marvelous Wonderettes will provide musical entertainment from the beeboppin era of the 50s and 60s. Theater NorthWest presents the show from November 18 to December 8 featuring two local actors in lead roles and …

27 shows are currently underway and grossed $ 19.66 million together last week. This means 168,169 cigarette butts in the seats. That’s an 11% drop at the box office from the previous week and a 5% drop in overall attendance. Broadway is only 77% full. The shows are doing well Hadestown, Hamilton, and Six. American …

Art enthusiast and philanthropist Roe Green donates a record $ 5 million to support students at her alma mater, the University of Colorado Boulder, as they seek careers in the performing arts and to donate at the campus theater building a redesign and a new name. The donation – the most important in the theater …

Actor-filmmaker Shreyas Talpade himself launched Nine Rasa, an OTT platform dedicated to theater and the performing arts. As the world adapted to digitization, the live theater scene also rotated and moved online, something actor Shreyas Talpade believes is the need of the hour. The actor-filmmaker himself launched Nine Rasa, an OTT platform dedicated to theater …

MUNICH – This month hundreds of stylish Bavarians, many dressed in the region’s traditional attire in lederhosen and dirndls, gathered for the festive opening of the new Volkstheater, a striking performing arts complex and luxurious built in the cobbled courtyards of a 19th century slaughterhouse. The fact that the Volkstheater was inaugurated a week after …

The next generation of thought leaders in the theater industry are invited to take a peek behind the curtain of Broadway’s vast job market at a free virtual open house for students, recent graduates and young aspiring professionals. Situation Group, in conjunction with the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, presents “Becoming Broadway: An Introduction …

CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio – “I see you shivering with impatience! The cult film “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” returns to Cedar Lee Theater, with its resident cast Simply His Servants, on Saturday, November 6th. Don’t expect an average movie night. At Cedar Lee’s “Rocky Horror” events, you’ll see the bizarre 1975 film with many costumed …

Read on for more theater info you might have missed in today’s headlines. Daveed Diggs, Meryl Streep, Over Exploited For ExtrapolationsApple TV + Extrapolations revealed nine stars who will explore climate change and its impact on everyday life in the anthology series. Tony Daveed Diggs winner Meryl Streep, Sienna Miller, Kit Harington, Tahar Rahim, Matthew …

Find out all that is happening, new and to do in and around Newport this week. This story may be updated as we learn of additional events or lists. An event that you would like to see added to this list or to a future list? Add it to our calendar of events. Note: An …

NEW | CHARACTERISTICS | OVERVIEW | EVENTS originally published: 07/10/2021 (NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ) – Alborada Spanish Dance Theater presents “Inspiracions” at the Hungarian American Athletic Club in New Brunswick on Sunday October 17th. The show takes place from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Join them for an afternoon of elegant Spanish classical dances, festive regional …

FORT WAYNE, Indiana (WANE) – Young actors are about to take the stage for the opening act for the 2021-22 season of the Fort Wayne Youtheatre. Over the past five weeks, 18 actors and seven crew members have been working on a rendition of Charlotte’s Web, based on the beloved children’s novel with a young …

Several arts organizations and individuals have been honored with the Kendig Awards for 2020 and 2021. Co-sponsored by Roanoke College and Hollins University, the Kendig Awards recognize exemplary individuals, businesses and organizations from Virginia’s Blue Ridge (Roanoke, Botetourt and Franklin counties, as well as the towns of Roanoke and Salem, and the town of Vinton) …

This week, Stage West opens its new season in freshly expanded spaces that include a bright lobby, upgraded rehearsal room, and flexible theater, making the entire performing arts installation one of a kind at Fort Worth. It was estimated that the $ 3 million renovation would take around two years, possibly two and a half …

Illinois State University School of Drama and Dance performed the play “Waiting for Lefty” to a live audience September 23-26 at the Center for Performing Arts Theater. This is the first live performance of the school since the start of the pandemic. The play’s director, Sanhawich Meateanuwat, said the cast continue to follow COVID-19 safety …

The National Independent Venue Association supported a bipartisan bill to expand the “Save Our Stages” program, in part because of the stilted deployment of the original program. Guest post by James shotwell of Haulix Biparty bill to extend the deadline for incurring emergency relief expenses sought due to the delayed deployment of the SVOG program …

On a late summer party, three choreographers welcomed friends to the opening of their latest show in New York City, exchanging hugs and chatting through masks to the sound of pop music. Neon projections in the theater, a nightclub-like space called the Red Room, exclaimed “Welcome to the show !!” The cocktail waiters effectively weaved …

Houston Grand Opera’s ‘Carmen’ Hits The Stage This Month | Photo: Lynn Lane; courtesy of the Houston Grand Opera Catch virtual and live performances throughout the month with our roundup of theatrical and artistic productions online and in person in October 2021. Theater, opera and the performing arts are in full swing this month, with …

Historic State Theater NJ reopens with special event

A NEW LOOK: A rendering of the appearance of the State Theater New Jersey in New Brunswick thanks to a major renovation project. State Theater New Jersey has announced the reopening of a ribbon cutting and marquee lighting event for Wednesday, October 6, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. This free event will take place …

Red Bluff State Theater Restoration – Red Bluff Daily News

Allow me to continue my wandering thoughts regarding the acquisition and restoration of the historic State Theater. Perhaps our most significant project in the theater has been the restoration of the beacon-shaped neon blade that stands guard over the building. While I can’t see Russia from my window, I enjoy seeing the blade from my …

The Boyertown State Theater will work with Talisman players to stage an exciting new work, Pandemic: The Year We Lost, in October. This work features a variety of one-act performances that share a common theme of comeback to life during the COVID-19 pandemic. The show will last 3 nights on October 16 at 7 p.m., …

TimeLine Theater Company, acclaimed for presenting plays that explore today’s social and political issues through the lens of the past, is delighted to announce that it will be celebrating its 25th anniversary season with a return to live productions from January 2022. The company’s 2021-22 subscription season will feature two previously announced productions that have …

NEW | CHARACTERISTICS | OVERVIEW | EVENTS originally published: 23/09/2021 (NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ) – New Jersey State Theater will reopen with a ribbon cutting and marquee lighting event on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. This free event will take place after a year of major renovations to the historic State …

A tale of two cities: Sydney shows prepare to reopen as Melbourne theaters sit on the back burner |  To organise

Mother shows including Hamilton and Come from Away are set to reopen in Sydney when NSW state’s 70% double-dose vaccination target is met in October, but more stringent requirements in Melbourne mean that the road to recovery in Australia’s performing arts sector is likely to be bumpy. On Wednesday morning, the Australian production of Hamilton …

The Metropolitan Opera: A History of Divas, Diamonds, & Drama, an online event presented by New York Adventure Club: an evening of stunning settings, thrilling singers and beautifully dressed people to celebrate the legendary New York Opera. $ 10 with online access for a full week. Info and registration here. And to get you in …

Tedeschi Truck Group comes back to Flagship theater in New York for their annual multi-night residency. Proudly proclaiming “We’re Back”, these will feature the entire assembled group of 12 musicians, including new drummer Isaac Eady. The concerts take place on September 30, October 1, 2, 5, 6, 8 and 9. The 10th anniversary residency will …

There are a lot of entertainment options to come. So if you’re looking for a fun way to spend some time this week, here are some upcoming events you can enjoy. For all events: Keep in mind that many entertainment venues now require proof of COVID-19 vaccination, or a negative COVID-19 test taken within 48 …

Tweeter tweet button for twitter Posted on September 19, 2021 ULM students rehearse for “The Glass Menagerie”, which will be presented September 23-26 at the Spyker Theater. The actors are, standing, from left to right, Cherie Mialaret, Abigail Hawthorn and Callan Saldutto; and seated, clockwise from center, Abigail McClung, Kade Matkins, Gabe Wright and Rebekah …

Something rotten is definitely at the Stockton Civic Theater, but it’s definitely not the performance of this Broadway musical. Specifically, “Something Rotten” is the name of the show presented at the Stockton Civic Theater, which is celebrating its 70th season. There are only a few chances left to see a captivating and entertaining spectacle that …

Celebrate the return of the live theater community on Sunday, October 3, 2021, when the highly anticipated Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction by Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS once again takes to the streets of New York City’s Theater District. This year’s edition will feature ways to participate both in person and online, …

NEWARK, NJ – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Sep 16, 2021– Prudential Financial, Inc. ( NYSE: PRU ), is proud to help spark the to recover a cultural and economic engine behind New York and reopen Broadway to the world. Supporting rock for artists in the Broadway community, the company is the title sponsor of Curtain in …

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) – The Lubbock Community Theater is back for its 2021-2022 season! The theater will kick off its season with a production of ‘CLUE on Stage’ starting September 17 at its new facility located at 3101 35th Street. You can watch production for just two weeks from September 17-19 and again from September …

A young actor from Watford has revealed that under the restrictions of the pandemic, he has created some of his best works to date. Stephen Smith, 28, is an actor and theater producer who will present his new solo show “One Man Poe” at Watford Palace Theater for this year’s Watford Fringe Festival, before taking …

Hennepin Theater Trust joined the list of most theaters and entertainment venues in Twin Cities on Wednesday in requiring that vaccine-eligible guests aged 12 and over attending any performance in the Orpheum, State and Pantages theaters be required to provide proof of vaccination. Children 11 and under will not need to show proof of a …

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – The University of Alabama at Huntsville has created an endowment to help fund the school’s performing arts programs. In honor of the Foundation to support the establishment of the performing arts, an anonymous donor is also offering a matching donation of up to $ 10,000 for every dollar donated between September 1 …

The UAH Music Department is hosting a Lawn Concert on April 16, 2021, featuring performances by the UAH Choirs, Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble. Michel Mercier | UAH Dr. C. David Ragsdale, professor and chair of the music and drama department at the University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH), which is part of the University …

The dancers of the Avant Chamber Ballet are back in the studio and eager to perform again in front of a live audience. Katie Puder, artistic director of the Dallas Ballet Company, is happy to be of service, announcing a season full of in-person performances, including world premieres and the holiday classic, Nutcracker. “My main …

WORCESTER – DA “Lefty” Foster and the Shaboo All-Stars will bring their uncompromising blend of “maximum rhythm & blues” to “Jazz at Sunset” on August 27th. In addition to great music, the night also marks a series of comebacks – Foster’s return to the Shaboo All-Stars (after “officially” retiring in December 2019) and the return …

‘We’re counting on miracles’: LA’s small theaters fear to hang on |  Entertainment

LOS ANGELES – The day before the Independent Shakespeare Co. premiere of “The Tempest”, vandals sneaked onto the Griffith Park set and destroyed it. They smashed the lights and cut all the cables, causing approximately $ 15,000 in damage. Artistic Director David Melville got a call from the city the next morning and rushed to …

The company of “Steel Magnolias. Photo by Mark Gavin. Live theater has happily returned to one of the performing arts gems of Baltimore (and the entire DMV area). After being closed for almost a year and a half due to the pandemic, Everyman Theater opened its 31st season with a beautifully performed, funny and poignant …

The Old Theater of Saint-Fabien is getting a makeover

The government of Canada supports the renovation project of the Old Theater of Saint-Fabien SAINT-FABIEN, QC, August 11, 2021 / CNW / – We know that investing in cultural infrastructure helps build strong communities. The government of Canada is happy to help municipalities like Saint-Fabien develop their cultural offer and provide creative, inspiring and safe …

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 …

David Sheffield (right), former chief comedy writer for “Saturday Night Live,” runs a comedy workshop at the School of Journalism and New Media. Sheffield is in Oxford to direct his play “The Heartbreak Henry”, which he based on his experiences running the Oxford hotel as a 19-year-old Ole Miss freshman in 1967. The play is …

Sonoma County entertainment venues get a helping hand

Things looked grim for the Cloverdale Arts Alliance a month ago. Their rainy day fund on how to file bankruptcy was depleted and they had to cut all of their programs due to the pandemic. Next, the organization, which operates a downtown arts center and sponsors an outdoor concert series, received a federal grant of …

ORLANDO, Florida, August 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Central Florida nonprofit Touched by Type 1 reveals plans for their 21st Dancing for Diabetes annual show taking place on saturday 13 november To 7 p.m. at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. The annual Dancing for Diabetes showcase aims to sell the 2,700-seat …

BroadwayWorld is making contact with theaters nationwide as they prepare to reopen this summer. Next in our series, we meet the executive director of the Steppenwolf Theater Company, E. Brooke Flanagan. Yesterday Steppenwolf Theater Company announced a new leadership model, appointing two ensemble members Glenn Davis and Audrey Francis as new artistic directors of the …

AKRON, Ohio – “Good Vibrations” will fill Akron’s Goodyear Theater when Beach Boys co-founder Brian Wilson takes the stage on October 20. Tickets for the show go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 23 on Ticketmaster. Wilson’s show will feature its biggest hits, with special guests and Beach Boys members Al Jardine and …

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 …

Clubs, concerts and celebrations FARM ALLEE Live music every night with Jim Brosseau and his friends; Doug Repetti; Mike Flanagan; and more. Info: https://www.facebook.com/tinpanalleyptown POSTAL COFFEE At 303 Commercial Street in Provincetown. Artists include Anita Cocktail; hot toddies; Sheree and Mike Flanagan; Daniel LeClaire; Michael Ryan; Mike Flanagan (recording artist MikeMRF); Lisa Bello; Jeanne MacDonald; …

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 …

Fulton Theater staff thought when they realized COVID-19 restrictions on indoor events would be lifted before the venue’s scheduled fall season resumes. Fulton executive artistic producer Mark Robin recalls that after being forced to shut down for 15 months due to a pandemic, he realized, “Well, you can actually come back sooner.” .. “Now let’s …

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 …

ALBANY – New York State will allow live performances to resume next month and will no longer require domestic travelers to quarantine or provide a negative COVID-19 test as long as they are fully vaccinated, it announced Wednesday. Governor Andrew Cuomo. In his first public comments in a week, Cuomo said that starting April 2, …