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Need a benchmark? Call a manager. Need a line? Call a manager. Need a day off? Call a manager. Need a call time, schedule, inspection, to-do list, floor plan, script, or just a pep talk? Call a manager! When it comes to the hard-working people behind the scenes on your favorite shows, maybe no one …

The Nashville Symphony is set to kick off the world premiere of a complete symphonic work by a Nashville-based composer March 17-19 as part of its “Night of Premieres.” You might know his name, but chances are it’s not from his classic work but from one of his 12 rock albums from the 1980s. Kip …

For International Women’s Day, guest host Claire Nichols celebrates the work of incredible women in the performing arts. The Last Great Hunt are a collective of Western Australian theater makers who delight in bringing the unexpected to the stage. Their award-winning shows have been seen around the world, and now a documentary, scene changers, offers …

“Choices: A Rock Opera,” written and directed by Armonk resident John Krupa and produced by Choices A Rock Opera, Inc., an independent production company, tells the story of a 1980s ultrapdriver singer wearing spandex, lacquered rock band called “Choices”. Although his intense focus won the band success, he also left the lead singer (played by …

Returning to an in-person format for the first time since 2019, Jazz at Lincoln Center today announced the 27th annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition and Festival, the flagship program of the nation’s largest jazz education network. world. Built on the non-profit JALC’s 34-year history of jazz education excellence, Essentially Ellington has nurtured …

When Iowa is the center of attention, it’s usually for one of two reasons. Un: It’s an election year. Two: Someone revived the perennial 1957 Broadway hit, “The Music Man.” At this particular moment, it is the latter. The splashy big-star revival starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster, and directed by Paterson native Jerry Zaks, …

Tariq Trotter portrays a scientist who invented a machine capable of bleaching black people in the off-Broadway musical More black. Monique Carboni/The New Group hide caption toggle caption Monique Carboni/The New Group Tariq Trotter portrays a scientist who invented a machine capable of bleaching black people in the off-Broadway musical More black. Monique Carboni/The New …

The Alberta Bair Theater presents the multi-award-winning country music group Lonestar on Saturday, June 11 at 7:30 p.m. have evolved as musicians over the years through thousands of live performances. On this latest album, TEN to 1, the band members were keen to strike a balance between preserving sonic elements that fans are familiar with …

Streaming platform Viu has announced a new Thai coming-of-age drama series, TO WANTfeaturing rapper Sunny Day from Thai hip-hop group Thaitanium. TO WANT – which has yet to receive a release date – is directed by award-winning actor Chanon Santinatornkul. He plays Puen, a rising young rapper who goes by the name of Be Gun, …

Complementing the free morning is a question-and-answer session on themes from the musical, Underground Railroad art, video, and student written compositions. BANGOR — Coming straight from Broadway to the Gracie Theater comes the award-winning musical “Cross That River.” This is the story of a runaway slave turned black cowboy. The cast includes acclaimed jazz composer …

Classy people can get away with anything. It’s a depressing fact that we’ve seen play out time and time again in modern politics – but it long predates the era of excuses that aren’t really excuses. In the mid-20th century, Operation Mincemeat—a little-known and ethically dubious plan to help Allied forces win World War II—was …

The Saffron Walden Musical Theater Company (SWTC) has launched a casting call for a young actor who will play a key role in its upcoming production of Naughty boots. The award-winning community group put on a show every March at Saffron Walden Town Hall. For 2022, the company has chosen a production with music and …

BRISTOL, Tenn. – Are you looking for an evening in the Tri-Cities? Consider stopping off at the historic Paramount Theater. Paramount is not only a historic landmark, but a cultural hub for the city of Bristol, hosting dozens of shows each year. This winter and spring, Paramount’s lineup includes a full group of musicians and …

BRISBANE, Australia – Tropical F * ck Storm has found itself at the center of a whole different kind of storm after the experimental rock band withdrew from their Sydney Festival commitments to protest the sponsorship deal of the event with the Israeli Embassy. As the annual event kicked off Thursday, January 6, the award-winning …

Let’s start 2022 with some good cultural news: Most of the venues that were closed around this time last year are now open, and big shows and shows are coming back to town. The bad news, as we all know, is that omicron is spreading among the vaccinated and the unvaccinated, leading to lower ticket …

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 …

in the groove is CultureShift’s award-winning series that talks with creatives from all walks of life about the music that most influenced them as a child. Through their works, Bakpak Durden wishes to invite people to their homes. The painter, whose work revolves around their lived experience shaped by race, gender, and mental and physical …

NEW | CHARACTERISTICS | OVERVIEW | EVENTS originally published: 20/11/2021 Scottish multi-platinum rock band Travis face Queen’s “The killer queen, ”For their own harmoniously crisp take on the classic ’70s hit. The previously unseen reimagined version was originally intended for the B-side of their hit single“ Sing ”. Now the track is available with a …

ATLANTA – After critically acclaimed sold-out engagements in the UK, the reimagined 50th anniversary tour of “Jesus Christ Superstar” will perform at the Fox Theater in Atlanta April 19-24 as part of the 40th anniversary season from Broadway to Atlanta. The award-winning production Olivier 2017 from the Regent’s Park Open Air Theater goes on sale …

NEW | CHARACTERISTICS | OVERVIEW | EVENTS originally published: 11/18/2021 (HOBOKEN, NJ) – After nearly 20 months, Mile Square Theater (MST) open their doors to bring back the quality performance for which it is known. Hoboken local and songwriter Broadway star Margo Seibert comes to MST with her original solo show Emergence Friday December 10 …

A melting 2.7-tonne iceberg will be suspended 20 meters above Sydney Harbor for 10 hours a day as part of the 2022 Sydney Festival. The free event, titled Thaw, is a new work by physical theater company Legs On the Wall, and is a dramatic theatrical statement on the need to act on global warming. …

The Bay Street Players in Eustis open the musical “The Legend of Georgia McBride” on Friday. The story is about an Elvis impersonator whose career is on the rocks in a dilapidated Florida bar. He finds prosperity and learns a lot about life by shifting gears and appearing on stage as Miss Georgia McBride. Worth …

Zac Brown Band’s album “The Comeback” is a throwback to the GRAMMY-winning group’s roots and a … [+] reflection on the past year. Danny Clinch When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the United States early last year, frontman Zac Brown of the Zac Brown Band made the difficult decision to cancel the group’s concerts in 2020. …

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By MARK KENNEDY NEW YORK (AP) – The last time Coldplay released an album, it was like a warm embrace of the Earth. This time the British quartet got bigger – cosmically bigger. “We’re looking up and out and trying to find answers, and I think maybe we are trying to find a perspective,” says …

Kevin connelly Courtesy photo When Dennis Arnold asked Rick Bumgardner if he had ever heard of the musical “The Toxic Avenger,” all Bumgardner could bring up was the 1984 schlocky superhero B movie of the same name. But Arnold turned it to the casting album and Bumgardner read a sample screenplay and – “I thought …

Chicago, the second longest-running show in Broadway history, is a dark satire on happy murderers that argues that “in this city murder is a form of entertainment.” Winner of six Tony Awards, it is based on a 1926 play of the same title by journalist Maurine Dallas Watkins, on real criminals and the crimes she …

When did I find out that I could sing, that I could harmonize? Was it a special gift? I remember singing in elementary school. I tried out the role of Nanki-Poo in “The Mikado” and found myself in the chorus. And, in “I Hear America Singing”. I played the main role – Walt Whitman. Ms. …

This rock band has collaborated with Beyoncé, BTS and everyone in between. They have won several Grammy Awards and billions of views on their music videos. What are the most popular songs from Coldplay? What songs are the fan favorite releases? Here is what we know about some of the music created by Chris Martin …

Country sensation for almost 15 years Lady A topped the Billboard charts with its vocal harmonies and harmonious fusion of country, rock and pop. But like so many who came out of the pandemic’s darker days, the group, formerly known as Lady Antebellum, have embarked on a journey of rediscovery, reflection and appreciation for those …

The Texas Tech University Drama and Dance School, housed within the JT & Margaret Talkington College of Visual & Performing Arts, announces its 2021-22 Drama and Dance season. The season is made up of eight shows that encourage audiences to embrace intimate stories of awakening: love and desire, joy and sorrow, and self-understanding and compassion. …

MUSICAL theater royalty and double Disney princess Lea Salonga arrive in Southampton with her all-new Dream Again tour in 2022. Lea Salonga won her theatrical crown at just 18 when she created the role of Kim in the epic musical Miss Saigon in the West End and then on Broadway. She went on to become …

By Joan Tupponce On September 26, Tony-nominated producer Blair Russell will be watching anxiously, waiting to see if the show he co-produced, “Slave Play,” wins the award for Best Game at the 74th annual Tony Awards. The play, written by Jeremy O. Harris, debuted on Broadway in October 2019 and ended in January 2020. “It’s …

In a year filled with multiple musical adaptations, including In the heights and the next one Steven spielberg interpretation of West Side Story, we have Dear Evan Hansen stepping out during Suicide Prevention Month, timing that seems to fit like a glove. Adapted from the Tony Award-winning musical of the same name, the film focuses …

At the end of fashion week, I wore the Prada Centurion around my neck instead of my wrist! Photo: Courtesy of Liana Satenstein / @liana_ava On the last day of fashion week, completely thirsty and late for a runway, I ran over to Dunkin ‘Donuts and ordered a large iced tea for $ 2.49. I …

Getty “American Idol” judges Lionel Ritchie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan. American Idol “has catapulted countless applicants to fulfilling musical careers since its premiere in 2002. However, a former competitor denounces mistreatment in the music industry. Daniel Seavy, one of the 10 season 14 finalists of “American Idol” and a member of the boy group …

The Michigan artist and former member of Guided by Voices opens his Midwestern tour on Friday at the Grand Rapids Listening Room. The interview with Local Spins, with his choices of songs and artists who influenced him the most. On the Road Again: Tobin Sprout, right, and his band perform in GR’s listening room this …