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More shows have canceled performances, some until Christmas and beyond, as the number of groundbreaking COVID cases rises in New York City due to the Omicron variant. As with all shows facing similar challenges, reopening dates are subject to change as the business situation evolves and testing continues. Affected ticket holders will be reimbursed at …

Prime Video subscribers fell in love with Girls’ trip the new series from designer Tracy Oliver, Harlem. The show follows four friends in their 30s who lean on each other for support as they try to balance life, love and careers. The series is bursting with talent, with the lead roles belonging to Meagan Good, …

Throughout 2021, artists and leaders of arts organizations based in Saint-Louis improvised their way past roadblocks created by the coronavirus pandemic. Shows moved outdoors. The masks came off briefly, then again. Proof of a COVID-19 vaccination has become as essential to entry as a ticket. Artists, performers and leaders of arts organizations continued to find …

Colorado Governor Jared Polis has said he will not impose a mask warrant.Credit…David Zalubowski / Associated press As Omicron cases began to increase in several US states, heads of state were calculating their approaches for a weary audience. Governor Larry Hogan of Maryland, whose state is facing a wave that has led him to expand …

Until a few days ago, I had a diary stuffed with first nights. This week, it was non-stop theater every night: a final sprint for festive down-tooling. Wednesday night was supposed to be press night for Hex, Rufus Norris’ new musical about Sleeping Beauty at the National Theater. And then it wasn’t, because of Covid. …

Today, audiences can see disabled comedians on stage more regularly thanks to the efforts of small theater companies such as The Apothetae, which produces works focused on the experience of disability; and Theater Breaking Through Barriers, an off Broadway organization that regularly recruits actors with disabilities. But on Broadway, which may elevate shows to mainstream …

Every school morning at Steubing Ranch Elementary, parents drop off their children to the sound of congas, maracas and timpani echoing in the air. In front of the recently curved entrance, mothers and fathers waited on the sidewalk with their children to cross white tilted stripes painted on the gray tarmac. Nobody advanced. They waited …

Release December 10, 2021, West Side Story is the long-awaited remake of the beloved 1961 musical, which is itself an adaptation of the musical which dates back to 1957. There are also many other highly regarded musicals that have received the cinematic treatment on multiple occasions . RELATED: 10 Best Musicals of 2021, Ranked by …

A man takes the stage as he sings on baritone in a performance of “If I Ever Were To Leave You”, the voice echoing off the walls of the hall and engulfing members of the audience. The Pitt Musical Theater Club and the Pitt Program Council (PPC) have collaborated to host the “Broadway Coffeehouse” in …

The Jets and Sharks, a gang of white teenagers and their Puerto Rican antagonists, are not mirror images of each other. Openly arguing for control of a few rutted city blocks in the West of the Sixties, they collide like taxis speeding towards each other on a one-way street. The Sharks are the children of …