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'Come from Away' Cast on Broadway Success, Inspiration

'Come from Away' Cast on Broadway Success, Inspiration

Jun 12
Broadway musical "Come from Away" tells the story of a small town in Newfoundland, Canada where airline passengers were offered safe harbor after planes were grounded there on September 11, 2001.

Et Tu, Sponsors? Companies Cut Funds to Public Theater over 'Trump' Killing in 'Julius Caesar'

Et Tu, Sponsors? Companies Cut Funds to Public Theater over 'Trump' Killing in 'Julius Caesar'

By Tom McElroy | Jun 12
Delta Air Lines and Bank of America have announced that they are pulling their sponsorship of a Manhattan-based theater company's portrayal of Julius Caesar as a Donald Trump look-alike in a business suit who gets knifed to death on stage.

On Broadway: Bette Midler

On Broadway: Bette Midler

May 26
"CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King sits down with Tony-nominated actress Bette Midler, a true Broadway Baby who's returned to the Great White Way in a revival of the musical "Hello, Dolly!"

Burlesque Icon Dita Van Teese Adds Two Additional Shows to West Coast Run

Burlesque Icon Dita Van Teese Adds Two Additional Shows to West Coast Run

May 23
International Queen of Burlesque Dita Von Teese will be thrilling fans by extending her highly anticipated tour of glamour and seduction in her critically acclaimed, "The Art of the Teese."

Facebook Hates, Loves on Picture for Charlotte, N.C., Gay Play

Facebook Hates, Loves on Picture for Charlotte, N.C., Gay Play

By Maria Dominguez | May 7
A play that tells two parallel stories, set in 1958 and 2008, explores homosexuality, pride and the social conditions that influence LGBTQ people. The company's promotion of this play has inspired great ire on Facebook

Deborah Cox Stars in 'The Bodyguard'

Deborah Cox Stars in 'The Bodyguard'

By Bill Biss | May 6
No bodyguard is necessary in order to enjoy Deborah Cox's journey through Southern California, with productions of "The Bodyguard" in Los Angeles, Costa Mesa and San Diego.

Gay As In Happy

Gay As In Happy

By Joel Martens | Apr 8
Singer, dancer, choreographer and creative virtuoso, Peter Kalivas first dancing in his church's Greek Folk Dance Troupe. Now he's "Gay (as in happy," singing and dancing his way to Diversionary Theatre.

Black Grace: Dance Unbound

Black Grace: Dance Unbound

By Joel Martens | Mar 25
Black Grace, founded in 1995 by Neil Ieremia, is one of those groundbreaking troupes filling the world's stages with dances that reach across social, cultural and generational barriers.

'Finding Neverland' Soars to California

'Finding Neverland' Soars to California

By Lisa Lipsey | Mar 11
Here we are in 2017, more than 100 years after the 1911 of J.M. Barrie's play "Peter Pan," welcoming the musical "Finding Neverland" to California. Tom Hewitt, star of the touring production, chats about the play.

Charles Busch: The Lady at the Mic

Charles Busch: The Lady at the Mic

By Tony Reverditto | Mar 9
This brand new show, created for Lincoln Center's American Songbook series, has Charles Busch paying tribute through song and personal reminiscence to five extraordinary and much-missed women.

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