Jun 13: André De Shields to Receive Red Bull Theater’s Matador Award for Achievement in Classical Theater at REVELRY Benefit Gala

Red Bull Theater is presenting Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields with the Matador Award for Extraordinary Achievement in Classical Theater at REVELRY, its benefit event on Monday, June 13th at 6pm. This intimate soirée will be held on the expansive terrace of the Bowery Hotel (335 Bowery at East 3rd Street). This intimate soirée, taking place safely outdoors, will feature … Continue reading Jun 13: André De Shields to Receive Red Bull Theater’s Matador Award for Achievement in Classical Theater at REVELRY Benefit Gala

May 23: CACF To Host ‘Up Next: A Celebration of AAPI Voices for Change’ with Honorary Guest Eva Noblezada and Brooklyn Raga Massive

Tony-nominated and Grammy-winning performer Eva Noblezada will be the featured guest at The Coalition for Asian American Children and Families’ (CACF) Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month event Up Next: A Celebration of AAPI Voices for Change on May 23 at Second Floor NYC.  “Throughout her career, Eva has explored themes of identity, belonging, and migration in her work,” said CACF’s co-executive directors Anita Gundanna and … Continue reading May 23: CACF To Host ‘Up Next: A Celebration of AAPI Voices for Change’ with Honorary Guest Eva Noblezada and Brooklyn Raga Massive

Joel de la Fuente, Carrie Preston, Florencia Lozano and more Kick Off a Week of Action with Virtual Performance of Margaret Vandenburg’s Satirical Play, ROE V. WADE 2.0 on May 16, and Continues Through May 23

Roe v. Wade 2.0, a collective action troupe of artists and activists, invites the public to participate in a week of theatrical action May 16-23 in defense of abortion rights. The action begins on May 16 at 7 pm ET with an online performance and panel discussion of Roe v. Wade 2.0, a satire written by Drama League Award nominee Margaret Vandenburg and performed by … Continue reading Joel de la Fuente, Carrie Preston, Florencia Lozano and more Kick Off a Week of Action with Virtual Performance of Margaret Vandenburg’s Satirical Play, ROE V. WADE 2.0 on May 16, and Continues Through May 23

Kirsten Childs and Martyna Majok to Receive Dramatists Guild’s Flora Roberts Award and Hull-Warriner Award at Joe’s Pub on Jul. 25

The Dramatists Guild of America has announced the first recipients of their 2022 Awards. The Awards for both 2021 and 2022 recipients will be presented at Joe’s Pub on Monday, July 25, 2022. The Flora Roberts Award, administered by the Dramatists Guild Foundation, is presented to a dramatist in recognition of distinguished work in the theater and to encourage the continuation of that work. The … Continue reading Kirsten Childs and Martyna Majok to Receive Dramatists Guild’s Flora Roberts Award and Hull-Warriner Award at Joe’s Pub on Jul. 25

May 1: Prospect Theater Will Honor Lia Chang, Naima Kradjian, Leonard Majzlin, and Kenita R. Miller with 2022 Muse Awards at the Spring 2022 Gala: COMING BACK TO YOU at The Edison Ballroom Featuring Special Performances by André De Shields, Ali Ewoldt, Jonny Lee Jr. and More

It is not enough that I will get to usher Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month (AANHPI) by receiving Prospect Theater’s Inaugural Muse Award at the Spring Gala being held at the Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street) on Sunday, May 1, but Tony, Emmy, and Grammy Award winner and Hadestown star André De Shields, accompanied by Music Director Sean Mayes, and Gold Mountain … Continue reading May 1: Prospect Theater Will Honor Lia Chang, Naima Kradjian, Leonard Majzlin, and Kenita R. Miller with 2022 Muse Awards at the Spring 2022 Gala: COMING BACK TO YOU at The Edison Ballroom Featuring Special Performances by André De Shields, Ali Ewoldt, Jonny Lee Jr. and More

Prospect Theater Will Honor Lia Chang, Naima Kradjian, Leonard Majzlin, and Kenita R. Miller with 2022 Muse Awards at the Spring 2022 Gala: COMING BACK TO YOU at The Edison Ballroom on May 1; Anika Larsen and Jose Llana Will Co-Host

Prospect Theater Company (Cara Reichel, Producing Artistic Director; Melissa Huber, Managing Director) is holding their annual Spring Gala on Sunday, May 1st at The Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street), and is honoring four extraordinary members of the Prospect and musical theater community with the first annual Muse Awards: Lia Chang, Naima Kradjian, Leonard Majzlin, and Grammy Award nominee and Drama Desk Award winner Kenita R. … Continue reading Prospect Theater Will Honor Lia Chang, Naima Kradjian, Leonard Majzlin, and Kenita R. Miller with 2022 Muse Awards at the Spring 2022 Gala: COMING BACK TO YOU at The Edison Ballroom on May 1; Anika Larsen and Jose Llana Will Co-Host

Contributions to the André De Shields Fund on Day of the Badger Make a Difference for Underrepresented UW-Madison Undergraduate Students to Thrive

Contributions to the André De Shields Fund on Day of the Badger Make a Difference for Underrepresented UW-Madison Undergraduate Students to Thrive https://wp.me/p8ilTC-csv The current tally is $10,265 and the goal is 10,500. There are only 4 more hours to donate. You can make a difference. Continue reading Contributions to the André De Shields Fund on Day of the Badger Make a Difference for Underrepresented UW-Madison Undergraduate Students to Thrive

Lia Chang, Naima Kradjian, Leonard Majzlin, and Kenita R. Miller to Receive 2022 Muse Awards at Prospect Theater’s 2022 Gala: COMING BACK TO YOU on May 1

Prospect is launching their third decade of creating new musicals with their 2022 Gala: COMING BACK TO YOU, on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at the elegant art deco Edison Ballroom (240 W. 47th St., NYC). Anika Larsen and Jose Llana will co-host the evening’s festivities which will include cocktails, dinner, and a special concert performance from 5:30pm – 9:30pm. Cara Reichel, Producing Artistic Director and a founding member … Continue reading Lia Chang, Naima Kradjian, Leonard Majzlin, and Kenita R. Miller to Receive 2022 Muse Awards at Prospect Theater’s 2022 Gala: COMING BACK TO YOU on May 1

Theater Industry Comes Together to Create Transportation Fund For AAPI Theater Artists to Avoid Subway Violence

In response to the unabated surge in violence against Asians, Asian Americans,and Pacific Islanders (AAPI’s) in NYC, the Obie Award-winning advocacy group, the Asian American Performers Action Coalition (AAPAC), announced a partnership with grant-making organization Indie Theater Fund/IndieSpace to create a fund and disburse grants to AAPI theater artists for car service or taxi fare if they do not feel safe using mass transportation to … Continue reading Theater Industry Comes Together to Create Transportation Fund For AAPI Theater Artists to Avoid Subway Violence

Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields to Receive a 2022 NYU Distinguished Alumni Award at NYU Alumni Association’s Annual Awards Luncheon at Gotham Hall on Apr. 1

Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winning Hadestown star André De Shields will be honored on Friday, April 1 at Gotham Hall (1356 Broadway and 36th St.) in New York by his alma mater New York University at the NYU Alumni Association’s Annual Awards Luncheon, where he will be celebrated alongside five other distinguished alumni. De Shields will receive the 2022 Distinguished Alumni Award. Nick Grassi … Continue reading Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields to Receive a 2022 NYU Distinguished Alumni Award at NYU Alumni Association’s Annual Awards Luncheon at Gotham Hall on Apr. 1