New York City Theater

Red Bull Theater re-examines ‘Othello’ in the context of 2020

This month, Off-Broadway’s Red Bull Theater - dedicated to bringing new life and a modern sensibility to classic plays for current audiences - will...

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene presents a virtual celebration of Sukkos

Launched in March, following the closure of arts venues necessitated by the coronavirus pandemic, Folksbiene! LIVE offers an online celebration of Yiddish culture, featuring livestreamed...

Short plays by Lauren Yee, BD Wong, and more in ‘Days...

As part of this month’s rolling world premiere, Philadelphia Theatre Company will stream its debut of Days of Re-Creation: A Virtual Play on Wednesday,...

Jaime Lozano and ‘¡VIVA Broadway!’ celebrate Latinx Heritage Month

The celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month (as inaugurated by LBJ in 1968) continues in October with two more big events: a new album release...

Tony-winner John Lloyd Young of ‘Jersey Boys’ livestreams the songs of...

UPDATE: Following the success of his October livestream concert discussed below, it was just announced that John Lloyd Young will return to The Space,...

A virtual exhibition of Al Hirschfeld’s presidential-themed works

In a new online exhibition apropos to this year’s spectacle of presidential campaigning - “one of the few shows playing around the country at...

Vinny DePonto’s ‘Mental Amusements’ astonishes audiences with virtual mind-reading

Award-winning Brooklyn-based mentalist Vinny DePonto can’t go to Coney Island this year because of the coronavirus pandemic, so he’s bringing his new interactive mind-reading...

Broadway sends out an SOS for emergency arts funding

Representatives from The Broadway League and the theater industry joined Senate Minority Leader and long-time arts advocate Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) in Duffy Square...

September album releases from Broadway shows and stars

This month has seen the arrival of three must-have albums from the hit shows and top stars of Broadway. From a special new edition...

Recipients of the 2020 Doris Duke Artist Awards

In a virtual press event held on Thursday, September 17, at 11 am ET, the recipients of the 2020 Doris Duke Artist Awards were...

Broadway directors West Hyler and Shelley Butler deliver their ‘Artistic Stamp’...

If you’re Zoomed out and desperately missing an organic connection to the theater, Shelley Butler and West Hyler - a husband-and-wife duo of Broadway...

Interactive and immersive experiences happening Off-Off-Broadway

While social distancing, masks, and frequent sanitizing continue to be necessary safety precautions to combat the spread of COVID-19, some experimental Off-Off-Broadway theater companies...

Ballet Hispánico launches new programming for Hispanic Heritage Month

First established as Hispanic Heritage Week in 1968, the national recognition of the influence and achievements of Latinx people to the history and culture...

Apple Family Productions’ ‘Incidental Moments of the Day’ concludes the Zoom...

Since 2010, audiences have been following the dinnertime conversations of the fictional Apples, an ordinary white middle-class family in upstate New York. The live...

A classic, a concert, and a call-out streaming this week from...

Whether you’re in the mood for a timely adaptation of a sardonic classic, the blockbuster vocals of a Broadway phenomenon, or a wry exposé...

The annual ‘Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction’ goes virtual for...

For the first time in its history (beginning in Shubert Alley in 1987), the annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction, produced by and...

Healing with the ‘Table of Silence Project 9/11’ from Buglisi Dance...

This year marks the nineteenth anniversary of the tragedy of 9/11. To continue their dedication to the difficult healing process, Buglisi Dance Theatre and...

15 Questions in 15 Minutes with Broadway’s Laura Benanti

After taking Broadway by storm at the age of eighteen as Maria in The Sound of Music, the super-talented multi-nominated multiple award-winning star Laura...

Arts Workers Unite on Labor Day to call for emergency relief

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, 62% of arts workers report that they are fully unemployed, 94% have reported an income loss, 41%...

A rich and expansive look at ‘All the Sonnets of Shakespeare’...

Two prolific scholars and writers on Shakespeare, and colleagues at Stratford-upon-Avon’s Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Paul Edmondson (Head of Research and Knowledge and Director of...