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FEBRUARY Feb 21-27: Milan Fashion Week – Milan   Feb 26 or 27: Premiere: JOURNEY’S END (starring Paul Bettany, Sam Claflin, Asa Butterfield and Tom Sturridge; directed by Saul Dibb) – New York   Feb 27-Mar 6: Paris Fashion Week – Paris     MARCH   Mar 1-4: Oscar Weekend Parties – Los Angeles   Mar 3: Independent Spirit Awards - [...]

By |February 20th, 2018|Special Events|0 Comments

A 2018 Broadway Diva Season preview

From Bernadette Peters to Jessie Mueller to Tamyra Gray, a look at some of the dazzling women who will take centerstage during the second half of the 2017–2018 Broadway season. Well, Hello, Bernadette! The biggest diva-related event of the year may be the first of the year, when three-time Tony recipient Bernadette Peters returns to Broadway to succeed 2017 Tony [...]

By |February 15th, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

Last Chance: Broadway & Off- Broadway Closings

Closing Sunday, February 11, 2018 HEY, LOOK ME OVER! (First performance: Wednesday, February 7, 2018) Off-Broadway: New York City Center Concept by Jack Viertel Directed by Marc Bruni Cast includes: Clyde Alves, Reed Birney, Carolee Carmello, Britney Coleman, Clifton Duncan, Marc Kudisch, Judy Kuhn, Bob Martin, Tam Mutu, Bebe Neuwirth, Nancy Opel, Alexandra Socha, Vanessa Williams To kick off Encores! [...]

By |February 5th, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

Lincoln Center TKTS Booth to be open seven days a week

Beginning February 5 Theatre Development Fund's indoor TKTS Lincoln Center discount booth—located at the Zucker Box Office in Lincoln Center’s David Rubenstein Atrium, 61 West 62nd Street, between Broadway and Columbus Avenue—will be open seven days a week, no longer closed on Mondays. Theatre fans will also have more opportunities to purchase tickets to matinees: Matinee performance tickets will now [...]

By |February 1st, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

Life’s a beach: Cannes ships in sand for film festival in May

Every year the French Riviera town of Cannes rolls out the red carpet to A-list celebrities at the world’s most glamorous film festival. Now it wants to roll out a bigger beach too. The Mediterranean resort is shipping in 80,000 cubic meters of white sand - enough to fill 32 Olympic swimming pools - to widen the beach along a [...]

By |January 30th, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

Theater in Paris helps non-locals with productions of Grease and now Cyrano de Bergerac

As the noble cavalier with the noticeable nose expounds upon his proboscis’ many uses in the play’s original French language, high above this production of Cyrano de Bergerac flash surtitles in English, offering Anglophones a chance to enjoy theater in Paris without signing up for a class at Berlitz. The English translation is provided by the appropriately named Theater in [...]

By |January 25th, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

Othello and a Return of Twelfth Night Tapped for Shakespeare in the Park

The Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park season will be back this summer with a production of Othello, directed by Tony winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson, as well as a re-imagined staging of the acclaimed 2016 Public Works musical adaptation of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night. The production will mark the first time the Public has presented a full-length run of a Public Works [...]

By |January 22nd, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

Pat Monahan, frontman of rock band Train, will make Broadway debut in Rocktopia from March 20th – April 8th

Pat Monahan, the Grammy-winning and multi-platinum-selling lead singer of the pop-rock band Train, will make his Broadway debut for the first three weeks of the run of Rocktopia, March 20 through April 8th. The musical event fusing 20th-century rock with classical compositions will feature world-class vocalists backed by a full symphony orchestra, an electrifying rock band and a choir performing [...]

By |January 16th, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child to open on Broadway on April 22nd, 2018

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will open on April 22, 2018 at Broadway's newly renovated Lyric Theater. Seven lead members of the original West End company of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child are set to reprise on Broadway when preview performances begin at the Lyric Theater. The official opening at the renovated theater is slated for April 22, [...]

By |January 16th, 2018|Special Events, Theater|0 Comments

A list of Live Opera and Ballet productions in 2018

ROMEO AND JULIET • U.S. Broadcast Date: January 21, 2018 • Genre: Ballet • Theatre: Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow • Choreographer: Alexei Ratmansky • Composer: Sergei Prokofiev • Cast: TBA • The Bolshoi Ballet performs a ballet based on Shakespeare's play about star-crossed lovers. TOSCA • U.S. Broadcast Date: January 27, 2018 (Encore broadcast: January 31) • Genre: Opera • Theatre: [...]

By |January 11th, 2018|Special Events|0 Comments