On August 23 in Los Angeles' Fremont Centre Theatre, solo performers will come together with experts in their field for the day-long Los Angeles Women's Theater Festival Second Annual Solo Performer Empowerment Day.
"La Bohème" is one of the 'chestnuts' of the operatic repertoire and is one of the most performed operas world-wide as well as being part of the basis for the musical "Rent" and the inspiration for several movies.
Here's a recipe for a tasty night of theater: Take seven talented local playwrights, mix them in with a quirky cast of six actors, season with some LGBT themes and allow five award-winning directors to perfectly cook the concoction.
"Butterflies are Free" tells the story of a young man, Don, an aspiring song writer who is living away from home for the first time. What makes this plot point unusual is the fact that Don is blind.
In a few years, Jeremy Jordan has emerged as one of the Broadway musical's rising stars. National audiences, though, recognize him from "Smash," the cult NBC series. This month he's starring in a new musical, "Finding Neverland," en route to Broadway.
Will Chita Rivera's fourth go around prove to be the charm for this long-incubating Kander and Ebb musical?
On Sunday, August 17, The Covenant House will hold the Second Annual Sleep Out: Broadway Edition, where Members of the Broadway community will sleep on the streets to raise much-needed funds for homeless youth.