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36 min ago |

Broadway Barre Show Series Presents a Very Rocky Summertime Tonight

The BROADWAY BARRE SHOW SERIES, hosted by Kate Pazakis is a spinoff of the hit musical theater line-up show that has been running monthly at Rockwell Table & Stage for the past three years.


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5 hrs ago |

Photo Flash: ONCE National Tour Stars Ryan Link and Dani De Wall Go on a True SoCal Adventure

ONCE, winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, plays at Segerstrom Center for the Arts for a limited engagement, now through August 31. ONCE national tour stars Dani De Wall and Ryan Link wanted to experience a true SoCal lunch at In-N-Out Burger today, August 28, in ... (more)


Related Topix: Theater, Once, Music!, Tony Awards, Arts, Costa Mesa, CA

9 hrs ago | Voices

Alexandra Rabb

Being in musical theater half of my life, I can portray characters, emotions, and the message at hand in a multitude of ways.


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13 hrs ago |

Amy Jo Jackson & 'Smashed Up' Set for Late Night at 54 Below Next Week

Craving a show after the show? 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, is expanding its popular late-night series with fresh faces and hot new performances to keep the party buzzing into the wee hours.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Pop/Rock, John Lennon, Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism)

18 hrs ago | The Moultrie News

Crabpot fall classes open for registration

With their 22nd season ready to get under way, the Crabpot Players Theatre Company has opened up registration for a variety of classes for all ages.


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22 hrs ago | Eugene Weekly

Happy Days Are Here Again

The plays of Shakespeare are infinitely flexible, capable of being transported across time to various historic eras and transplanted into soils that are vastly different than those originally intended.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Much Ado About Nothing, Theater, Arts

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Back Stage

How to Personalize Your Audition Material, Part 1

As a business coach, a lot of what I do is help actors create and develop materials that express who they are as actors, and as human beings.


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The Paramus Post

bergenPAC Performing Arts School Announces Free Trial Classes

Dance, theater, and music free trials are the first week of classes, September 8-13.


Related Topix: Englewood, NJ, Theater, Arts, Ballet

The Recorder

Encores & Curtain Calls: The Little Theater that Could

"The best weapon of a dictatorship is secrecy, but the best weapon of a democracy should be the weapon of openness."


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, West Chesterfield, NH, Chesterfield, NH, Physics, Science


All Singing, All Dancing, All Dynamic Pricing: The New Broadway Musical Season

The best musicals are priceless. No musical, however, is worth $299 -- the going rate for a premium seat at too many Broadway musical box offices today.


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Jessie Mueller, Karen Mason & More Set to Take Part in FWD Theatre Project Concert

Eight veteran actors, directors, writers, choreographers and producers have created FWD Theatre Project , a grass-roots initiative for the discovery, development and delivery of original musical theater to the Chicago community.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL, Theater, Arts, Events, Recreational Vehicle, Award


'Pippin' Revival Combines Circus Flare, Fosse-Style Dance to Make Magic

The 2013 Tony winning revival of "Pippin" is a synthesis of musical theater and circus art.


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Funny Fanny

'I learned to love musical theater in the movie house, going to see musicals with my mother and sister," says Napa-based director Barry Martin, enthusiastically citing such inspirational classics as The Sound of Music , Gypsy and Mary Poppins .


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Napa, CA

The Day

Community Music School Hosts Open House Sept. 8 to 12

Community Music School , located in the Spencer's Corner professional complex at 90 Main Street in Centerbrook, is now registering for the fall semester, which begins on Tuesday, Sept.


Related Topix: Centerbrook, CT, Arts

Tue Aug 26, 2014

USA Today

Lane, Broderick back on Broadway in starry fall season

Lane, Broderick back on Broadway in starry fall season Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick hit the stage this season in Broadway's 'It's Only a Play.'


Related Topix: The Producers, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane, Theater, Arts, Entertainment

Christine Dwyer, Eric Anderson and More to Star in Richard H. Blake's WHISKEYLAND! Concert, 9/15

From Last Call Theatricals, LLC, the producing company helmed by Broadway vets Michael Balderrama, Richard H. Blake and Sean Frank Sullivan, comes a night of songs from Whiskeyland!, a brand new rock fantasy telling the story of Boston in the last 24 hours of existence! WHISKEYLAND! THE CONCERT is set for Monday, Sept 15th, 2014 at 7:30pm at The ... (more)


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'Nine Lives' (and counting): Le Petit presentation arrives in time for Katrina anniversary

When Kimberly Kaye was approached with the idea of shaping Paul Sanchez's song cycle of Dan Baum's book "Nine Lives" into a piece of musical theater, she could be forgiven for not exactly falling in love with the idea.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater, New York, New York Government, Tulane University

Paper Mill Playhouse Launches New Education Initiative

Paper Mill Playhouse has announced the launch of a new education service for high school students whose aim it is to study theater or musical theater in college.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater, Education Etc., New Jersey

Scientific American

Why Digital Music Looks Set to Replace Live Performances

Rather than hiring pit musicians, producer Charles M. Goldstein had intended to accompany the singers with sampled instrument sounds, played by a computer.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Theater

'The Mikado's' yellowface through the eyes of my Asian daughter

Guest Opinion: What my adopted daughter's experience performing in "The Mikado" taught me about white guilt, musical theater and cultural appropriation.


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