On a Clear Day, You Can See Forever, at the Irish Repertory Theatre in Chelsea, is a revival of 1965 musical with music and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and Burton Lane. It gave us the standards “Hurry, It’s Lovely Up Here,” “What Did I Leave That I Don’t Have,” “Come Back to Me,” and the title song….
The Band’s Visit walked away with ten Tony Awards, including Best Musical, at the 72nd annual ceremony honoring the best of Broadway at Radio City Music Hall June 10.
NEW YORK, NY – The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment along with the men and woman of the American Federation of Musicians Union, Local 802, and other labor organizations, are developing a star-studded lineup for its popular “Broadway in the Boros” series.
Unions are under attack as never before. There are now a growing number of anti-union organizations across the country determined to eliminate prevailing rate and dues check-off. These anti-union groups are influencing the public through the media.
This Week’s Buzz: #CountMeIn Up Close; Inside MSG; NYSNA Safe Staffing Push; Help For 9/11 First-Responders
New York, NY – On this episode of LaborPress’ Blue Collar Buzz members of the #CountMeIn Movement talk about the fight to preserve good middle class jobs in NYC’s construction industry — and what the outcome of that battle means for the rest of the country at large; Chief Labor Reporter Bob Hennelly talks more about…
New York, NY – Stars from stage and screen will take center stage at the 2018 Tony Awards, on CBS Sunday June 10thu 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. (ET/PT time delay), when they broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The Tony Awards, hosted by Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban, are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.
New York, NY – “Calling someone ugly doesn’t make you better looking, calling someone stupid doesn’t make you smarter,” said Tina Fey, accepting the award for Outstanding Book of a Musical, for Mean Girls, on Monday night at the 63rd Annual Drama Desk Awards. Saying that was the message of the show, she added, “Our…
New York, NY – On this episode of LaborPress’ Blue Collar Buzz Lena Melendez of the group Dominicans in Defense of Businesses and Housing talks about how the Real Estate Board of NY [REBNY] is driving up rents and hurting communities; Drama Desk Awards President Charles Wright and BroadwayWorld.com’s Richard Ridge talk about theater in NYC…
ALBANY, NY — Voters put their trust in educators to help run their local public schools, newly electing at least 29 members of New York State United Teachers to school boards across the state. Countless other NYSUT members are already serving on school boards.
NEW YORK, NY – The Tony Awards Committee has announced that based on the recommendation by the American Theatre Critics Association, that La MaMa E.T.C. in New York City, will be the recipient of the 2018 Regional Theatre Tony Award. The honor is accompanied by a grant of $25,000.