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  1. An "Amped-Up" Production of The Phantom of The Opera Comes to the Hobby CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Houston Press

    ... with her character since she started out as a dancer when she was 2-1/2 years old before transitioning to musical theater later. She comes by her talents naturally. "My grandma was an opera singer. My mother was a choreographer," she says. She still ...

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  2. Famous birthdays for Oct. 23: Emilia Clarke, Amandla StenbergRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UPI

    Emilia Clarke attends the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Award at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles on September 17. The actor turns 32 on October 23. File Photo by Christine Chew/UPI Ryan Reynolds arrives on the red carpet at the TIME 100 Gala at Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City on April 26. The actor turns 42 on October 23. File Photo by Bryan R. Smith/UPI

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  3. Photo Flash: Ann Harada, Raymond J. Lee, Jason Ma And More In NAAP &...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    National Asian Artists Project and Prospect Theater Company presented a sold-out concert reading of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine 's Into the Woods at The TimesCenter in New York on October 20. Directed by Steven Eng with music direction by Kristen Lee Rosenfeld , the all-Asian American cast starred Katie Mariko Murray as Cinderella, Alex Chester as Little Red Riding Hood, Joanna Carpenter as the Baker's Wife, Karl Josef Co as Cinderella's Prince, Daniel J. Edwards as Rapunzel's Prince, Lydia Gaston as Jack's Mother, Ann Harada as the Witch, Kennedy Kanagawa as Jack, Raymond J. Lee as The Baker, and Jason Ma as the Mysterious Man.

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  4. Broadway Sessions Celebrates 4th Annual ElphaBallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... performed by the character Elphaba. Broadway Sessions takes place every Thursday evening at The Laurie Beechman Theater inside The West Bank Cafe located at 407 west 42 nd street (corner of 42nd street and 9th avenue). Reservations strongly ...

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  5. Oct 25 War of the Worlds Radio Theater TributeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    MEDIA SPONSOR EVENT: WBEZ is proud to be a media sponsor for the Lincoln Park Zoo's War of the Worlds Radio Theater Tribute.

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  6. Theater review: You'd want to sing along while watching Air Supply musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... and other Philippine cities several times over the years, the first of which was back in 1983 at the Folk Arts Theater. Therefore it was only logical that the world premiere of "All Out of Love, the Musical" would be held here in Manila, with an ...

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  7. Saroyan's Unpublished Plays to Have Final Performance at UCLARead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Groong

    Robert Walters, Will Maizel, Jade Hykush, and Bailey Sorrel in the world premiere production of "William Saroyan: The Unpublished Plays in Performance." The world premiere production of "William Saroyan: The Unpublished Plays in Performance" will have its final engagement at UCLA on Sunday, October 28 at 7 p.m. Presented by the Richard Hovannisian Endowed Chair in Modern Armenian History and co-sponsored by the UCLA Center for Near Eastern Studies, the production will be performed at the Jan Popper Theater of the university's Schoenberg Hall, 445 Charles E. Young Drive East.

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  8. Meet Bigg Boss 12 wild card contestant Megha DhadeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... in Hindi and Marathi. As a child, Megha Dhade used to participate in school plays and followed it up with Marathi theater as an adult. After months of struggle, Megha became a part of Ekta Kapoor 's original Kasautii Zindagii Kay. She also appeared ...

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  9. Smith: 'The Hate U Give' rehumanizes the dehumanizedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Vidette

    Last night I had the privilege of watching " The Hate U Give ." I approached my seat with trepidation; I was the only black person in a theater full of white people about to watch a movie about white privilege and how horrible they are to us.

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  10. Fabric of the Nation' addresses real problems, promotes community outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Penn

    ... heavy, emotionally dense and unlike anything I have ever done before," said actor Jeremy Galloza (freshman, musical theater). "We do not apologize. We lay everything out and share stories that need to be told. It's raw, and it's there. "What you're ...

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  11. iHeartMedia Announces Its Inaugural iHeartRadio Podcast Awards January 18Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    Oct 22, 2018--iHeartMedia, the No. 1 commercial podcast publisher globally with over 20,000 podcasts available on its platform, today announced the first annual live iHeartRadio Podcast Awards to be held at the iHeartRadio Theater Los Angeles on Friday, January 18, 2019 at 8 p.m. PT.

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  12. Saintseneca's New Album Has an Appetite for Enticing DestructionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

    ... Little's voice is reminiscent of The Decembrists' Colin Meloy. But while Meloy comes off as the world's biggest theater kid, Little's vibe on record casts him as the misfit who cuts out of class to smoke cigarettes in the stairwell and talks your ...

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  13. It's Georgie Returns to Phoenix for a Clown-Only Movie ScreeningRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

    Fans of last year's film adaptation of the Stephen King novel It , we have good news: Georgie Denbrough lives. To clarify, the child actor Jackson Robert Scott, who portrayed the ill-fated character who was lured into the sewers of Derry, Maine, by the demonic clown Pennywise, will be introducing the hit horror film at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Tempe on Sunday, October 28, as part of the theater chain's annual Clown-Only screening of the movie.

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  14. The Lark Theater Presents National Theatre Live: AllelujahRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... $12 for students (18 or under). To purchase tickets, visit www.larktheater.net or call 415-924-5111. ** The Lark Theater's mission is to maintain the 1940 art deco theater as a nonprofit, single screen, state of the art community film center to ...

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  15. Firm mulls theater revampRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Standard

    A leading conglomerate has applied for a compulsory sale order for tenants of the State Theater - the last remaining post-war standalone theater building - for redevelopment.New World Development yesterday announced its submission to the Lands Tribunal, adding it will "actively consider how to preserve the essence of the former State Theater" in the redevelopment.The 1,400-seat cinema in North Poi... A leading conglomerate has applied for a compulsory sale order for tenants of the State Theater - the last remaining post-war standalone theater building - for redevelopment.

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  16. Photo Flash: Ma-Yi Presents World Premiere Of Orlando Pabotoy's SESARRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Ma-Yi Theater Company is presenting the World Premiere of SESAR, written by and performed by Orlando Pabotoy who previously acted with Ma-Yi, in his playwrighting debut, October 20 - November 1, 2018. Helmed by Richard Feldman , SESAR is now in previews for a Wednesday, October 24 opening night on Theatre Row at The Beckett .

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  17. Britney Spears Set to Dominate Las Vegas...AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | QTMagazine

    Multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning superstar Britney Spears will launch her new spectacular residency, "Britney: Domination," at Park Theater at the new Park MGM resort in February 2019. The first major Pop Star to have a Las Vegas residency is back! Britney's new show will embody her strong, take-charge attitude when she returns to the city with her new show, "Britney: Domination."

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  18. Fiddler on the Roof Opens In Philly With Cast Activities And Festive Opening NightRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... outreach. The Kimmel Center Campus is comprised of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts (Verizon Hall, Perelman Theater, SEI Innovation Studio, and the Merck Arts Education Center), the Academy of Music (owned by the Philadelphia Orchestra ...

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  19. Restoration of Horace Jenkins' African-American Romeo & Juliet to Premiere in New Orleans and DCRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... at 7:45 pm, are available Another screening will be held Thursday, October 25th, at 12:30pm, in the Oprah Winfrey Theater of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC, as part of the first Smithsonian ...

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  20. Marriott's 'Ragtime' named best large musical at 2018 Jeff...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... right here," he said pointing to Lili-Anne Brown, named best director for a mid-size production for American Blues Theater's "Buddy -- The Buddy Holly Story." Now in its 50th year, the Jeff Awards recognize achievement in Chicago-area equity ...

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