So exciting for any Potter fan!
A 150-foot wing stretching over West 43rd Street beckons Potterheads to what promises to be one of the commercial heavyweights of the spring season. Continue reading “‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Unveils Broadway Theater Marquee”
Now that’s what we’d call a stage right.
After 174 years of never casting a woman, the renowned Harvard theater group Hasty Pudding will allow women to act in its productions.
Continue reading “Renowned All-Male Harvard Theater Group Hasty Pudding To Finally Allow Female Performers”
An upcoming NBC drama about a high school theater program that stars Mililani’s Auli‘i Cravalho will be a boon to 50 real schools.
The network said today it’s donating $500,000 in grants to high school theater departments nationwide.
Continue at: Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Looks like combining F&B with cinema is the direction movie theaters are headed to compete with Netflix & other streaming sites.
I have to admit – this looks pretty appealing. Do they guarantee the person behind me will keep their talking & snacking noise to a minimum? #petpeeve
We took a look at the space earlier this week and found it to be, as promised, in a similar stratosphere as other amenity-rich theaters, like Alamo Drafthouse and iPic. While there’s no in-theater food and drink ordering, there’s a curated array of concessions (Melt Ice Cream Sandwiches, Sweet & Sara Vegan Smores, Bronx Pretzel, etc.) plus a bar with craft beers, wine and cocktails and fare like salads, tacos and sliders.
Full story & more pics: New West 57th Street Landmark Movie Theater Location, With Fancy Seats And A Bar, Is Now Open: Gothamist
On a bare stage with only two chairs and a table , Samahir Farhan portrayed before 300 people the sense of helplessness and hopelessness that refugees feel. It was easy for her to play the role and the audience to empathize: They all are refugees.
Full Story: Iraqi refugees: Troupe uses theater to push for better life in camp
In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Main Street Theater is finding ways to offer bits of relief to those in need. All 3 MST programs, the MainStage (plays for adults), the Theater for Youth (plays for families and school groups), and the Education & Outreach Department (classes and camps for kids), are reaching out to connect with the Houston community.
Full Story : Main Street Theater Reaches Out to Community with Hurricane Camp and More
More regions are seeing the benefits of supporting the arts…More regions are seeing the benefits of supporting the arts…
A group of art, history and business executives convened last week to talk about ways the arts can spur economic development in the North Country.
The panel discussion, attended by over 50 residents, was hosted by the Adirondack North Country Association at the Harrietstown Hall in Saranac Lake on Aug. 22.
Philip Morris, the CEO of Proctors Theater in Schenectady, gave a presentation on ways that his theater has worked toward revitalizing the city as a whole.
Full Story: North Country revitalization through the arts – Sun Community News & Printing