“The Taylor-Corbetts possess a deep well of talent and a firm grasp of what it takes to create a promising new piece of musical theater.” – The Oklahoman
NYC Ballet Principal Ballerina Megan Fairchild talks about her new book, The Ballerina Mindset, which is available now. Click here to watch!
The centerpiece of Spring 2022 is a two-week celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Company’s legendary 1972 Stravinsky Festival, with four thrilling programs including a premiere by Silas Farley and the now-classic trilogy inspired by Greek mythology and concepts. Guest artists from the Dance Theatre of Harlem grace the stage in the NYCB premiere of Gustave le Gray No. 1 by Pam Tanowitz, who also contributes her second world premiere for the Company, and the season comes to a close with the perennial favorite A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Click here to visit the New York City Ballet’s website for tickets and more information!
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The upcoming New York City Center Encores! production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Into the Woods is set to run May 4-15 at the New York venue. The cast includes Heather Headley as the Witch, Sara Bareilles as the Baker’s Wife, and Christian Borle as the Baker. Encores! Artistic Director Lear deBessonet will helm the production, with choreography by Lorin Latarro and music direction by Rob Berman. Click here for tickets!
Frank DiLella takes an emotional, comprehensive and in-depth look at the state of Broadway on the two-year anniversary of the COVID-induced theater shutdown: Where the devastated industry has been, where it is right now, and where it hopes to go in the future. Watch the full segment here!
“One of the best parts about this job is you get a ringside seat to watch great actors work, and Ben Vereen is a legendary performer. It was an opportunity to show not only his extraordinary abilities as an actor, but to take a moment and show that [caring for Peter] is not just a job for Gina. This isn’t business, it’s personal. The one thing this giant corporation [that wanted to acquire Valley Hills] couldn’t offer was this personal connection — that human being there who knows you and cares for you, not as a number or as a source of income, but as a human being.” Read the full interview here!
“Ben Vereen is a living legend and he’s gearing up for the end of B Positive, where he plays Peter, a retired professor struggling to cope with early dementia while living in an assisted living facility. On Thursday’s sophomore finale of the CBS comedy, Gina (Annaleigh Ashford) is torn after getting an offer to sell Valley Hills to a rival assisted living residence. Meanwhile, Drew (Thomas Middleditch) prepares to leave on his big trip to Alaska. The half-hour sitcom also stars Jane Seymour and Hector Elizondo.” Click here to watch!
“The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away, celebrates a fabulous milestone as it marks its 5th year on Broadway at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. To celebrate, the show has released a new block of tickets which are now on sale through Sunday, January 1, 2023!” – BroadwayWorld
“Sara Mearns is a go for broke dancer…” – The New York Times