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The 74th Annual Tony Awards

Will Air This September (in Two Parts)

The ceremony will air live on Paramount+ on September 26 and will be

followed by a live concert event to celebrate Broadway's re-opening.

CBS and Tony Award Productions have just announced that they will celebrate Broadway's highly anticipated return of live theatre with a multi-platform event, THE TONY AWARDS PRESENT: BROADWAY'S BACK! on Sunday, September 26 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network and available to stream live and on demand on Paramount+ and the CBS app.
 

The evening will kick-off with the presentation of the American Theatre Wing's 74th Annual Tony Awards at 7:00 PM ET/4:00 PM PT live exclusively on Paramount+. The streaming presentation will honor the outstanding shows, performances and artistry of the 2019-2020 Broadway season, which was brought to a halt by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Tony Awards are presented by the Broadway League and The American Theatre Wing.

Rose Center Theater

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“Sounds of Springtime”—

An Intimate Concert at The Rose Celebrating Your Classical Favorites!

Sunday, April 18th at 3:00 PM

Come join us! You're invited to an afternoon Concert Celebrating Classical Music this Spring! World renowned pianist Marilyn Breeze is joined by Tim Nelson on flute and oboe, and Greta Hulterstrum on flute, for an afternoon concert filled with a familiar variety of musical genres from famous composers.

This is an in-person event and is presented in accordance with current health and safety guidelines put forth by the State, County, and City. Due to social distancing, audience capacity will be limited. Advanced ticket purchase and reservation required. https://www.rosecentertheater.com/tickets

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Early Bird Tickets Now Available Through Sunday, April 11th at 11:59pm ET.

What happens when the music of Céline Dion merges with the eleven-time Oscar®-winning film Titanic? You get TITANIQUE, an upcoming musical celebration that turns one of the greatest love stories of all time into a joyful slay-fest. On Sunday, May 2, we’re sailing straight into your living room for TITANIQUE: The Maiden Voyage Concert. Streaming live from New York City’s Le Poisson Rouge, our story reveals what really happened to Jack and Rose on that fateful night, as told by Céline Dion (who hijacks a Titanic Museum tour and recharts the course of Titanic’s beloved moments). The evening will feature a powerhouse cast performing over fifteen of Céline’s most iconic hits, including "My Heart Will Go On," "It’s All Coming Back To Me Now," and "All By Myself." Tickets: https://bit.ly/3czrs44

This is a livestream with on-demand video available after the show. You can watch it live, or view the video for a certain amount of time after the show takes place.

Céline Dion is Marla Mindelle, Constantine Rousouli is Jack, Alex Ellis is Rose, Frankie Grande is Victor Garber, Kathy Deitch is Molly Brown, Kyle Ramar Freeman is Iceberg Bitch, John Riddle is Cal, Randy Blair is Ruth, and Jalynn Steele and Courtney Bassett are ensemble.;
 

Directed by Tye Blue, Book by Tye Blue, Marla Mindelle & Constantine Rousouli, Music Supervision, Orchestrations & Arrangements by Nicholas Connell, Choreography by Ellenore Scott
 

Saturday, Apr 24, 2021 5:00pm Pacific Time

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The BEST-REVIEWED,

MOST-NOMINATED, LONGEST RUNNING musical of all time! Rock of Ages, will livestream one-night-only, featuring an all-star “supergroup” of ROA alumni singing some of the greatest 80’s hits, like you’ve never heard them before – live from the REAL Bourbon Room Hollywood stage.

 https://bit.ly/3rAtV2z

Tickets: $33-$45

This one night only All Star Reunion Concert lineup features the following Rock of Ages Alumni:

Tony Award Nominee CONSTANTINE MAROULIS, Tony Award Nominee LAURA BELL BUNDY, “Big Brother” & Stage Star FRANKIE GRANDE, “Ru Paul’s Drag Race” Star WILLAM, Emmy Award Nominee DOT-MARIE JONES, Actor & Comedian DAN FINNERTY, TV & Stage Star TOM LENK, Tony Award Nominee KERRY BUTLER, Broadway Star JAMES SNYDER, Stage & Screen Star JAMES CARPINELLO, “Twisted Sister” Frontman DEE SNIDER, West End Stage Star AMY LOUISE PEMBERTON, Broadway Star ANDRE WARD, Stage & Broadway Star AMY SPANGER, Broadway Star ADAM DANNHEISSER, Broadway Star MICHELE MAIS, ROA Hollywood’s CALLANDRA OLIVIA, ROA Hollywood’s REGINA LEVERT, Broadway Star MATT WOLPE, ROA Book Writer CHRIS D’ARIENZO, ROA Original Arrangements DAVE GIBBS.

LONG BEACH, CA (Nov. 16, 2020) — Breaking news! Christmas is not canceled! International City Theatre is partnering with producer Hunter Arnold to stream a special filmed version of 
A Christmas Carol, the beloved holiday classic by Charles Dickens, starring one of the finest stage actors of our time, Tony Award® winner Jefferson Mays. The world premiere live capture of Mays’ performance will begin streaming Nov. 28 and remain available for replay on demand through Jan. 3. ‘Tis the season for giving — when you stream this production, you’re also helping to sustain your local theater community through these extraordinary times.
 
Tickets are $50 at 
www.InternationalCityTheatre.org.

The timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge is brought to thrilling new life as Mays plays over 50 roles in a virtuosic, master class of a performance that has to be seen to be believed. Directed by Michael Arden, one of Broadway’s most imaginative voices, Mays’ performance was staged exclusively for this production and captured with breathtaking clarity to create a streaming event that brings all the magic of live theater home for the holidays.
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Radio station KCRW 89.9 FM calls Mays’ performance “A tour-de-force… Every bit of theater magic you can think of. You’ll find yourself transported, hanging on every word and relishing every last image.” Los Angeles Times theater critic Charles McNulty wrote, “Jefferson Mays not only got me to see A Christmas Carol, something I’ve vowed never to do again. But he got me to rave about it. For true theater lovers, there can be no better gift.”

The creative team for A Christmas Carol includes Dane Laffrey (scenic and costume design), Maceo Bishop (director of photography), Ben Stanton (lighting design), Lucy Mackinnon (projection design), Joshua D. Reid (sound design), Cookie Jordan (hair and makeup design), James Ortiz (puppet design) and Nikki M. James (assistant director). A Christmas Carol is produced by Hunter Arnold, with George Bamber, Kayla Greenspan, Carl Daikeler, Roberto Quiroz Mata and Tom Kirdahy serving as executive producers for the film.
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Jennifer Holliday — Broadway’s original Dreamgirl — celebrates her 60th birthday with you, direct to your living room!

Holliday is a Tony and two-time Grammy Award-winner whose career spans over four decades. Her 60th birthday show will feature hit songs from the Broadway musical Dreamgirls, tributes to her childhood idol Aretha Franklin, Etta James and original works from her own albums. She’ll be joined by a six-piece band with special celebrity birthday shout-outs from Oprah Winfrey, Whoopi Goldberg, Mariah Carey and of course the original ‘Dreamgirls’ Sheryl Lee Ralph, and Jennifer Lewis.

But while it may be the Broadway star’s birthday, she’s the one giving gifts this time. Through a partnership with the AIDS Healthcare Foundation and the Black Leadership AIDS Crisis Coalition, the birthday concert doubles as a fundraiser for “Healthy Housing Foundation.”

The concert will stream Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at 5 p.m. PST. For more information, visit www.stellartickets.com.

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VIRTUE

By Emily Bohannon

Directed by Valentina Fratti

Streaming live Friday, October 16 @ 7pm ET

Available after as a 48-hour rental

 

When her empowerment guru boss outsources her bookkeeping job to the Philippines, Keira is forced to train her replacement, Efren. As she attempts to “get into agreement,” Keira must redefine her self worth, recognize her limitations, & discover what she values most in the world.

Broadway On Demand requires pre-registration.

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Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

Presents 15th Anniversary Virtual Party “Moving People, Moving Mountains” Sunday, October 11, 7:30 pm. Featuring stars of stage and screen - Brian Stokes Mitchell, Roseanne Cash, Michael Feinstein, Paul Taylor Dance Co, John Pizzarelli & Jessica Molaskey, Jason Danieley, and many more, with appearances by Annette Bening, Judy Collins, Beanie Feldstein, Chris Noth, Bernadette Peters, Yo-Yo Ma.

Produced and directed by Jeremy Handleman, this event is Free.

 

Register @: mahaiwe.org/15

https://app.mobilecause.com/e/yn_cYw?vid=ckcmw 

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Josh Groban: The Virtual Concert Series

$25 - $65

 

Unprecedented times like these call

for moments that raise us up — and

no one is better suited for the job than Josh Groban. Having one of the best voices in the biz, Groban has uplifted audiences around the globe with his angelic baritone pipes and moving lyrics. Join him as he continues to share his many musical gifts with this series of livestreamed concerts.

October 3, 2020 – Stages Unplugged Livestream: The Intimate Concert of Broadway Favorites
1pm Pacific Time/ 4pm Eastern Time
November 26, 2020 – Album Release Livestream Celebration: A Concert Celebrating His New Album Harmony
1pm Pacific Time/ 4pm Eastern Time
December 19, 2020 – NOEL Holiday Livestream: His First Ever Holiday Concert!
1pm Pacific Time/ 4pm Eastern Time

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Queen Tribute: Queen Nation Rocks Garden Grove

 

$12 - $20

Freddie Mercury may be gone, but Queen will always be with us — and that’s partly because Queen Nation does such a great job re-creating their musicality and spirit.

The mission of the show is to carry on the musical torch and pay homage to the golden age of vintage Queen concerts. In 2013 Queen Nation was recognized as The World’s Greatest Queen Tribute by Mark Cuban, Ryan Seacrest and their cutting edge network AXS TV.

Get ready to feel like a champion when “The World’s Greatest Queen Tribute” rocks Garden Amp.

Saturday, Apr 10, 2021 / 5:00pm

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A Time to Sing: An Evening with Renée Fleming and Vanessa Williams presented by The Kennedy Center

 

$15

 

Isolation and harmony, fragility and resilience, oppression and hope. These are the emotions of our time, and the subjects explored in A Time to Sing — a very personal collection of songs to be performed by two of America’s most celebrated vocalists in a unique event at the Kennedy Center. Featuring vocalists Renée Fleming and Vanessa Williams, this online performance is a rare opportunity to view these artists and experience the healing power of the performing arts.

 

On Demand Recording (Available Through December 31, 2020)