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LA Women's Theater Festival Holds Empowerment Day

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 21
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.


Theatre Reviews

Rodolfo Cuevas and Natalie Avila in Puccini's 'La Boheme' at Miami Lyric Opera

La Boheme

By Jack Gardner | Aug 20
"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.

Gladys Ramirez, Craig Moody, Matthew Stabile, Renée Elizabeth Turner, Larry Buzzeo and Niki Fridh star in City Theatre and Island City Stage's co-production of "Shorts Gone Wild 2."

"Shorts Gone Wild 2" Serves a Sumptuous Buffet of LGBT Theater

By JW Arnold | Aug 15
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.

Brook Packard and Britt Michael Gordon

Butterflies are Free

By Jack Gardner | Aug 14
"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.


Theatre Features

eremy Jordan and Aidan Gemme in "Finding Neverland"

Jeremy Jordan :: Finding Stardom in 'Neverland'

By Robert Nesti | Aug 19
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.

Revisiting 'The Visit' at Williamstown

By Brian Scott Lipton | Aug 14
Will Chita Rivera's fourth go around prove to be the charm for this long-incubating Kander and Ebb musical?

Covenant House President Kevin Ryan with Broadway star Capathia Jenkins at last year's Sleep Out: Broadway Edition

Broadway Sleeps Under the Stars to Raise Funds for Covenant House

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 13
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.