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Especially during COVID, New York City theaters have struggled to stay profitable and afloat.
"I knew Yale was the right place to begin to change the way we think about funding arts education," Geffen said in a statement.
Furthermore, unions representing Broadway workers have conflicting opinions on whether vaccinations should be mandated.
It's not yet been decided whether attendees will have to wear masks, or whether proof of vaccination will be required.
"We’ll do everything in our power to bring Broadway and off-Broadway back strong," de Blasio said.
The initiative, entitled 'Restart Stages,' will feature unique new cultural offerings in a safe environment.
This mandate applies to events, arts and entertainment venues, but not to Broadway theaters, which will remain closed at least until June.
'Hadestown' prize-winners are popping up on 'SVU' during a moment in time in which the lines between different art forms are blurring.
Jeremy O. Harris' play has had people talking ever since its debut last fall, and now it's earned 12 Tony nominations.
If Shakespeare's plays hadn't been compiled in this folio following his death, 'Macbeth' might have been lost to the world.
Theaters on Broadway that had been planning to reopen in early 2021 will have to rearrange their schedules and figure out how to stay afloat without any performances until early summer.
Small theater venues might be gone for good if the city doesn't provide some form of rent relief.
A coalition calling themselves We See You, White American Theater has authored an in-depth report on the steps Broadway must take to be a safer and more equitable place for BIPOC artists.
Broadway star Nick Cordero, who passed away after spending months in the hospital battling coronavirus, was remembered by friends Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Stiller and Josh Gad.
The Broadway League made the announcement on Monday through a press release.
In a new interview, 'Hamilton' scribe Lin-Manuel Miranda expressed his desire to strengthen his efforts to support the Black community.
A new poll indicates that out of everything theater-goers are wary of, it's distrust of their fellow patrons that will keep Broadway lovers away.
Sam Elliott, Joe Mantegna and other Broadway, Hollywood, and classical music mainstays will also make appearances.
Among the casualties is a (perhaps questionable) bio-musical about Michael Jackson, which won't appear until spring 2021, if at all.
Cordero was first hospitalized in March, and his right leg had to be amputated due to complications associated with COVID-19.
Although saturated with ennui, the livestream was certainly still entertaining.
But instead of just cinema, these new drive-ins are also hosting live theater, church services, and everything in between.
Marina Abramović's commitment to high-stakes performance art has made her practically impervious to danger, she told the 'New York Times.'
Organizers behind 'Hamilton' announced that the show will go on...in a way. Fans are being encouraged to virtually audition for a special video the production will release on Saturday night.
McNally, who passed away this week from complications related to the coronavirus, had a hand in changing theater forever.
Sure, Shakespeare wrote 'King Lear' while quarantined, but did he ever go live on Instagram? No.
The 'Hamilton' creator phoned into Jimmy Fallon's 'At Home' edition to share how he's been occupying his time.
'The Lion King,' 'Frozen' and 'Aladdin' have seen Broadway ticket sales plummet as families cancel plans over fear of the coronavirus spread.
Why the hell is the new Britney Spears musical not based on the pop icon's chaotic life?
The only thing better than Lane Moore's hilarious 'Tinder Live!' comedy show? Its latest special guest, Janeane Garofalo.
Can the team behind Broadway's 'Jagged Little Pill' craft a rousing, edgy tribute to the once-reigning Queen of Angst?