Performing Arts

This image released by DKC O&M Co. shows Patrick Page, left, and Reeve Carney during a performance of "Hadestown," directed by Rachel Chavkin.
Matthew Murphy/DKC O&M Co. via AP
June 09, 2019 - 8:12 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The big question at this year's Tony Awards is whether hell can triumph. The arty and original "Hadestown," which takes place in the underworld of Greek mythology, has a leading 14 Tony nominations going into Sunday night's CBS telecast. That's followed by the jukebox musical "Ain't...
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Courtesy of Theatre Philadelphia
Lauren Lipton
February 03, 2019 - 7:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- 2019 Philly Theatre Week is about to get underway, and there is something for everyone. "Our second annual theatre week is February 7 through the 17," explains Leigh Goldenberg, the executive director of Theatre Philadelphia. "We have over 100 different events...
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Internationally renowned dancer Gabe Stone Shayer visited String Theory Charter School.
Steve Tawa/KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
October 11, 2018 - 3:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Internationally renowned dancer, 25-year-old Gabe Stone Shayer, visited String Theory Charter School's Vine Street campus to offer advice to young performing arts students. He observed two-dozen ballerinas, between ages 12 and 18, go through their paces in the school'...
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Avenue of the Arts 25th Anniversary Gala
Paul Beideman/Avenue of the Arts
Steve Tawa
April 29, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Avenue of the Arts is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a party on Friday night. "The theme of our 25th anniversary is really forward looking, it's "Building a Bright Future," said Avenue of the Arts Inc President Paul Beideman. Originally thought of in 1993 as a...
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