Thursday, September 17, 2020

These 7 Creative Celebrities Debuted Their Side Hustles During The Pandemic by Jeryl Brunner

Celebrities like Cameron Diaz, Mary J. Blige and Alicia Keys are flexing their entrepreneur muscles.

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Monday, August 31, 2020

Look What Happened When This Tony-Nominated Director Listened To Her Muse by Jeryl Brunner

Despite her fears, Kristin Hanggi stepped out of her comfort zone and wrote the new book, God, Sex, and Musical Theatre: Meditations for Unlocking the Powerful Self.

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Sunday, August 30, 2020

These Podcasters Are Celebrating Women’s Equality Day In A Special Way by Jeryl Brunner

With their Page To Stage podcast, these podcasters are inspiring people to vote.

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This Actress Is Also A Math Obi-Wan Kenobi by Jeryl Brunner

Danica McKellar is bringing her passion for sums and equations to children around the globe, supporting organizations like The Lollipop Theater Network

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Insurers Battle Broadway Theater Owner Over Pandemic Payout by Marc Hershberg

The Broadway theater owner that gave a home to the original production of Spring Awakening now finds itself the victim of a rude awakening.

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How This Bestselling Artist Found Her Power by Jeryl Brunner

Meet Keturah Ariel Nailah Bobo

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Sunday, August 23, 2020

How Tony Winning Actresses Are Finding A Novel Way To Perform Live by Jeryl Brunner

Broadway stars like Liz Callaway, Stephanie J. Block and Rachel Bay Jones are performing in the virtual concert program, The Seth Concert Series.

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Friday, August 21, 2020

The Tony Awards Will Happen This Fall, Digitally - And It’s About Time by Lee Seymour, Senior Contributor, Lee Seymour, Senior Contributor

After months of painful uncertainty, the billion-dollar theater industry now has at least one event to celebrate as the pandemic rolls on.

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Monday, August 10, 2020

Debts And ‘Domination’ – Power Broker Lawsuit Shakes Up Broadway by Lee Seymour, Senior Contributor, Lee Seymour, Senior Contributor

Broadway ad agency SpotCo is suing producer Scott Rudin for unpaid debts, disrupting a years-long relationship between industry heavyweights.

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Friday, July 31, 2020

A New Dark Comedy Delves Into Female Empowerment by Jeryl Brunner

Stephanie Hsu stars in the new feminist comedy, Asking for It

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

How This Danity Kane Alum Reinvented Herself By Reinventing Children’s Books by Jeryl Brunner

Shannon Bex co-founded the animated children's books company Vooks. The company, which launched in 2018, already has one million subscribers.

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Friday, July 24, 2020

This Visionary Artist Was Mixing Hip-Hop Into Musical Theater As Far Back As The 1970s by Jeryl Brunner

Elizabeth Swados defied convention. Just ask Meryl Streep and the many artists who worked with her.

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Sunday, July 19, 2020

Broadway Marketers Fear TikTok Ban by Marc Hershberg

The clock is ticking for one of Broadway’s most powerful marketing tools.

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Friday, July 17, 2020

From Freestyle Love Supreme Superfan To Performing With The Troupe On Broadway by Jeryl Brunner

One of the newest members of Freestyle Love Supreme, Aneesa Folds performs improvisational hip-hop alongside Lin-Manuel Miranda, Christopher Jackson and Anthony Veneziale. She is a force.

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Monday, July 13, 2020

Looking For Creative Inspiration? Zoom For Free With Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright And Screenwriter Suzan-Lori Parks by Jeryl Brunner

For eleven years Suzan-Lori Parks and The Public Theater have been devoted to nurturing artists through the innovative program Watch Me Work

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Sunday, July 12, 2020

How To Improve Diversity On Broadway by Marc Hershberg

Tax credits might help to diversify Broadway credits.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Despite Multiple Sexual Assault Allegations, Dustin Hoffman Plans Broadway Comeback by Lee Seymour, Senior Contributor, Lee Seymour, Senior Contributor

Assuming Broadway has reopened, Hoffman will anchor Scott Rudin's 'Our Town' revival - four years after seven women accused him of sexual assault and harassment.

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

When Broadway Suddenly Stopped This Broadway Ticketing Startup Figured Out How To Restart by Jeryl Brunner

A new program brings audiences to Broadway talents and virtually takes them behind the scenes

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For 17 Years This Non-Profit Theater Company Has Helped Launch Careers Of Oscar And Pulitzer Prize Nominees by Jeryl Brunner

The Tank has helped remove the economic barrier that prevents artists to create and present their work. They have taken their mission and thrived online.

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

She Had No Budget, But This Is How She Got Her Series On Amazon by Jeryl Brunner

In her new comedy series Shrinkage Purva Bedi brings us inside couples therapy.

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Monday, June 15, 2020

How This Broadway Dynamo Found Her Power by Jeryl Brunner

Asmeret Ghebremichael shares how to be part of the solution.

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Sunday, June 7, 2020

Linda Lavin On Staying Creative And Fortified by Jeryl Brunner

The Tony and Golden Globe-winning actress shares how she found her passion.

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Sunday, May 31, 2020

New Book Explores Broadway Flops by Marc Hershberg

After two decades of duds cost investors almost $200 million, a new book will explore how Broadway became a boulevard of broken dreams.

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Friday, May 29, 2020

Copyright Office Urges Congress To Curb Broadway Bootlegs by Marc Hershberg

Last week, the U. S. Copyright Office released a report urging federal legislators to change the law to better protect.

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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Meet Google News Force LaToya Drake by Jeryl Brunner

This founding member of the Google News Initiative is devoted to build a more diverse and inclusive digital media.

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Friday, May 22, 2020

How This Singer/Lawyer Unleashed Her Super Power by Jeryl Brunner

Jessica Carter Altman, daughter of Wonder Woman Lynda Carter, discovered the tools to thrive on her own terms

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

How This Music Maestro Discovered Her Inner Uprising by Jeryl Brunner

With her new album, “A Quiet Revolution,” composer/lyricist and music director, Georgia Stitt, finds her power.

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Company Creates Drones To Disinfect Broadway Theaters by Marc Hershberg

When 'Aladdin' returns to the New Amsterdam Theatre, all of its magic carpet rides might need to be cleared with an air traffic controller.

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Saturday, May 16, 2020

How Tiler Peck Shares Her Power by Jeryl Brunner

With her wildly popular Instagram Live ballet classes and new children's book, this prima ballerina revels in celebrating your gifts.

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

Cutting Losses Amid Pandemic, Disney Closes ‘Frozen’ On Broadway by Lee Seymour, Senior Contributor, Lee Seymour, Senior Contributor

With Disney cutting bait and other megabrands in limbo, one wonders whether major studios see a future on Broadway.

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

‘Hamilton’ Film To Premiere On Disney+ In July, A Year Ahead Of Schedule by Lee Seymour, Senior Contributor, Lee Seymour, Senior Contributor

A $75 million investment yields a bright spot for the troubled House of Mouse.

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