Digital Artist Yung Jake Scores With Emoji Portraits Darling of YouTube and the art world circuit, he hits his stride with pointillist celebrity portraits made from emoji.
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Jessie Mueller Joins August Concert for America in Atlanta Keala Settle, Melissa Manchester, and other stars will sing at the Ferst Center benefit for human rights organizations.
Ellen Burstyn to Star in Classic Stage Company’s As You Like It The Oscar and Tony winner will return to the stage for the John Doyle-helmed romantic comedy.
Christy Altomare, Derek Klena, Ariana DeBose Set for Free Broadway in Bryant Park Concert The lunchtime concert series continues July 27.
WATCH: Hal Prince, Susan Stroman, and the Prince of Broadway Cast Hint About What to Expect What songs you’ll hear, what roles they’ll play, and the storyline weaving through Manhattan Theatre Club’s tribute to the legendary Hal Prince.
Watchdogs Say Cuomo Is Skirting Campaign Finance Rules New Yorkers United Together appears to be the third nonprofit formed by allies of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to emerge in support of his policies.
Darren Criss Announces Elsie Fest 2017 With Acoustic ‘I Dreamed a Dream’ The third annual festival, which celebrates music from stage and screen, will be held on October 8.
Watch Audra McDonald, as Billie Holiday, Sing ‘God Bless the Child’ on BBC One The six-time Tony winner is currently reprising her Lady Day performance in the West End.
On the East River Ferry, a Party Before the Party The city’s popular new ferry service keeps getting better, as riders discover the delights of a beer or a glass of rosé on the slow boat to a night out.
Playwright-Driven Broadway Bound Theatre Festival to Launch This Summer Tony winners Alice Ripley and Daisy Eagan will perform at the inaugural event, which will showcase 20 new plays.
Get a Glimpse of the Frozen Musical Before Its World Premiere The musical, based on the Disney animated hit, will premiere in Denver before landing on Broadway in spring 2018.
Go Inside the Launch Party for Tony Winner Billy Porter’s New Eyewear Collection The Kinky Boots actor and his husband offer free eye exams and discounts on frames with the launch of Native Ken’s new collection.
Help Transform Oscar Hammerstein’s Home Into a Museum An August 24 concert will be held at Bristol Riverside Theatre in Pennsylvania to raise the necessary funds.
Neighborhood Joint: For Those About to Rock, Bar Matchless Is Ready One rock venue after another in Brooklyn has closed, so Bar Matchless — home of heavy-metal karaoke — has become a place “you want to play.”
Bandstand’s Creators Reveal the Secrets Behind the Staging of Their High-Powered Number “Nobody” Co-writers Robert Taylor and Richard Oberacker break down the musical nuggets, technical secrets, design feats, and more that make “Nobody” a high-octane Act 2 opener.