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6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

First Listen: Paul Williams' Love Song for Elaine Stritch - 'Looking for Love in the Dark'

Variety just premiered a love song composer, singer-songwriter, director and actor Paul Williams wrote for the late, great Elaine Stritch last year after watching her documentary ELAINE STRITCH: SHOOT ME.


Related Topix: Elaine Stritch, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Classical

12 hrs ago | IndieLondon

Brush Up Your Sondheim 2014

For aficionados of Stephen Sondheim, the weekend will offer an extraordinary opportunity to meet fellow Sondheim lovers, and to learn and understand more about Stephen Sondheim through the insight and understanding gained by recognised Sondheim practitioners.


Related Topix: Classical, Into the Woods, Musical Movies, New York

16 hrs ago | IndieLondon

Sweeney Todd - David Bedella and Sarah Ingram lead cast

Award winner David Bedella will play the title role and Sarah Ingram his pie-making partner in crime, Mrs Lovett, in an intimate new production of the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street .


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Jerry Springer: The Opera, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Musical Movies, Classical, Arts, Opera

22 hrs ago | My Edmonds

Ballyhoo Theatre presents 'Into the Woods' July 25-27

What happens after "happily ever after?" A childless Baker and his wife find out about the consequences and complications that come from getting your wish in this magical twist on several classic stories.


Related Topix: Into the Woods, Musical Movies, Classical

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Thespian Elaine Stritch made her home on the stage

Elaine Stritch, seen here in this September, 2012, file photo, won a Tony award for her one-woman show Elaine Stritch at Liberty.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Small Time Crooks, September, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Elaine Stritch, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Classical

The Orlando Sentinel

'Cats,' 'Porgy,' Gaga in PBS fall festival

The PBS Arts Fall Festival will offer 11 weekly telecasts on Fridays. Emmy- and Tony-winner Kristin Chenoweth will host the series, which returns at 9 p.m. Sept.


Related Topix: Cats, Musical Movies, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Kristin Chenoweth, Live From Lincoln Center, Classical, Celebrities, Emma Thompson

The Fairfield Ledger

Monday, July 21, 2014

Kudrinka, folk and modern dance ensemble from Russia, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center's Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 7:30 p.m. Golden Speakers Toastmasters Club, Fairfield Hy-Vee Food and Drug Store Club Room, 7:40-9:15 p.m. Information: 641-451-1847.


Related Topix: Arts, Modern Dance, Classical


BWW Reviews: The World Premiere of COUPLED at the Jimmy Ferraro Studio Theatre

There are not many things more exciting than seeing the birth of a brand new musical.


Related Topix: Classical

Bureau County Republican

Festival 56 closes with 'Into the Woods'

Festival 56 will close out its summer season with the Stephen Sondheim musical "Into the Woods" presented at the Grace Performing Arts Center, 316 S. Main St., Princeton, July 27-Aug. 3. It plays at 7:30 p.m. on July 26, 27, 29, 30, 31, and Aug. 1 and 2. There is also a 2 p.m. show on July 30. The last performance is at 2 p.m. Aug. 3. “'Into ... (more)


Related Topix: Classical

Mon Jul 21, 2014


a Night with Noel, Two Shots and More to Round Out Actors Theatre's 2014 Summer Season

Actors Theatre's first-ever No Sweat Summer Season heads into the final four weeks with two plays and three cabaret-style concerts surrounding the main productions of The Book Club Play and The Cottage" at Black Theatre Troupe, 1333 E. Washington St. in Phoenix.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Phoenix Cruiser, Phoenix, AZ, Classical

Tampa Bay Newspapers

freeFall to stage One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest,' based on the novel by Ken Kesey, runs Aug. 2-31 at freeFall Theatre in St. Petersburg.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Ken Kesey, Classical, Opinion


Vice is nice in 'Midsummer Night's Cabaret' devilishy delightful take on deadly sins

"I can resist everything except temptation," playwright Oscar Wilde famously wrote.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Classical, New Orleans, LA

Lakeland Times

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The 15th annual Festival Aurora Borealis Chorus will present its concert Tuesday, Aug. 5, 7 p.m., at the Campanile Center for the Arts.


Related Topix: Classical, Minocqua, WI

Sun Jul 20, 2014

CBS News

A one-of-a-kind: Elaine Stritch

Elaine Stritch was indeed a "Broadway Baby" as the song says . . . and what a lady she was to her many fans, right up to the moment of her passing on Thursday .


Related Topix: Elaine Stritch, Classical, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, 30 Rock, Comedy


Now Playing Onstage in Las Vegas - Week of 7/20/2014

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Mandalay Bay Theatre 7/25-7/25/2014 A global phenomenon that has wowed audiences for over 40 years, Jesus Christ Superstar is reimagined for the 21st century as an arena rock spectacular.


Related Topix: Theater, Jesus Christ Superstar, Classical, Pop/Rock, Bob Dylan

Anchorage Daily News

Entertaining 'Musical of Musicals' plays on Broadway's appeal

Suzanne Snyder, Tyler Andrus, Jesse Cayne and Megan Perkins are the song-slinging cast of the entertaining "Musical of Musicals: The Musical," running through July 26 at Anchorage Community Theatre.


Related Topix: Oklahoma, Classical, Theater, Arts, Musical Theater, Sports

Sat Jul 19, 2014

New York Daily News

Shia's having La-rough time

There were signs that Shia LaBeouf was on a downward cycle long before his messy arrest in New York City last month.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Shia LaBeouf, Lower East Side (New York, NY), Classical, Theater, Arts, Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Entertainment


Street Theatre's Class Act 'Behind The Mirror' reflects new take on Snow White

Street Theatre Company's youth troupe, Class Act presents a retelling of the classic fairy tale Snow White with 'Behind the Mirror: A Tale of Snow White and Rose Red' with performances Fridays and Saturdays, thru July 26. Street Theatre Company's youth troupe, Class Act presents 'Behind the Mirror: A Tale of Snow White and Rose Red' now thru ... (more)


Related Topix: Classical, Nashville, TN, Wedding

Courier News

What's happening in Central Jersey: July 19 anda

What's happening in Central Jersey: July 19 and later News from Bridgewater, East Brunswick, North Brunswick and Scotch Plains-Fanwood.


Related Topix: North Brunswick, NJ, East Brunswick, NJ, Fanwood, NJ, Classical, Retail, Barnes and Noble, Barnes & Noble

The San Diego Union-Tribune

'Into the Woods' Spare but Ingenious

When: 7 p.m. Tuesdays-Wednesdays; 8 p.m. Thursdays-Fridays; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturdays; 2 and 7 p.m. Sundays.


Related Topix: Into the Woods, Musical Movies, Theater, Arts, Classical