Broadway perennial Haley Swindal will premiere her brand-new show, Back in Business, at Feinstein’s/54 Below for one night only, on September 20 directed by Barry Kleinbort and accompanied by Scott Cady and trio. Back in Businessmarks Haley’s return to the stage at Feinstein’s/54 Below as a joyous triumph of life, love, and the pursuit of dreams. Haley is putting her signature style on classics from Broadway and the Great American Songbook including hits from Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered to Up On the Roof to Before the Parade Passes By. www.54Below.com
Ronny Whyte appears at Birdland Theater Thurs. Sept. 16 at 8:30 pm with Cecilia Coleman on piano, Ron Horton on flugelhorn, Scott Hardy on bass, Ray Marchica on drums. Reservations www.birdlandjazz.com
Broadway Records announced today that multi GRAMMY®-nominated vocal powerhouse Ryan Shaw brings his new studio album IMAGINING MARVIN to life with a concert appearance at The Cutting Room (44 E 32 St, NYC) on Thursday, October 14th, 2021. Advance tickets for the concert at The Cutting Room are $25 and available at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ryan-shaw-imagining-marvin-tickets-157262557543
New Off Broadway play Chasing Jack by John S. Anastasi, directed by Peter J. Loewy previews Wed. Sept. 22, at Jerry Orbach Theatre, opening Sept. 29 www.ChasingJackthePlay.com
The favorite Demon from Hell will haunt Broadway’s Marriott Marquis Theatre when Beetlejuice returns on April 8, 2022. Music & Lyrics by Eddie Perfect, book by Scott Brown & Anthony King, choreographed by Connor Gallagher and directed by Alex Timbers. With costumes by William Ivey Long and scenic design by David Korins, get ready to buy tix beginning October 1. Casting announced soon. www.ticketmaster.com
Fall for Dance Festival, October 13-14, an eclectic mix of favorites and new artists at New York City Center with Ayodele Casel, Lars Lubovitch, Justin Peck and the Verdon Fossey Legacy. Sundays at 11 a.m. www.nycitycenter.org
Abingdon Theatre Company will be back for their 29th Season on November 3 at Duane Park NYC with “Broadway on the Bowery – Red, Hot & Vaxed” for an evening featuring uptown and downtown artists: Nick Adams, The Maine Attraction, Audrey Cardwell, Pearls Daily, Micaela Diamond, Carrie St. Louis, Rachel Potter, Marissa Rosen, Katie Thompson, Rema Webb, Teal Wicks. Ticket Infor: email@example.com
The 5th Annual Theatermakers Summit returns November 6 & 7 with a special Bonus Day of November 8 with dozens of panel discussions and topics that will feature over 100 artists, advocates and industry professionals including Sierra Boggess, Andrew Lippa, Douglas Lyons, Georgia Stitt, Steve H. Broadnax III. www.theatermakerssummit.com
Industry related professionals will want to know more about this FB group: Robin Gorman Newman, Tony Nominated producer, is the founder of an active Facebook group LIFELONG THEATRE LOVERS AND SUPPORTERS, with many theatre industry members and others, and she invites you to join the over 1,000 member group.
The group is a supportive space featuring industry news, opportunities, fundraisers, resources, happenings, show openings, periodic ticket giveaways and more. She encourages members to engage in conversation, share about productions (virtual or otherwise) they’ve seen or are involved with, post questions or chat about the industry. Theatre has the power to change lives, and Robin’s belief is that you can never start too young to inspire an enthusiast. Visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/lifelongtheatreloversandsupporters.