“TEN,” FEATURING SHORT PLAYS BY MAT SMART, LAURA MARKS AND DAVID RABE, KICKS OFF 2015 AT THE GIFT THEATRE TEN 10-MINUTE PLAYS, FREE, JANUARY 1-11, 2015

TEN, The Gift Theatre’s annual season kickoff celebration of ten 10-minute plays, returns January 1-11, 2015. This year’s premieres by The Gift and guests were curated by artistic directorMichael Patrick Thornton and associate artistic director Paul D’Addario. Tickets to TEN…

STEPHEN WADE’S EXHILARATING THEATRICAL CONCERT THE BEAUTIFUL MUSIC ALL AROUND US COMES TO THE REP’S STACKNER CABARET JANUARY 16, 2015 – MARCH 15, 2015

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Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s Stackner Cabaret will resound with American voices in The Beautiful Music All Around Us, featuring Grammy-nominated performer Stephen Wade who has delighted audiences from the White House to Broadway. Fusing a deeply personal story with virtuosic musicianship,…

MUSIC THEATRE INTERNATIONAL’S JOHN PRIGNANO APPOINTED TO THE EDUCATIONAL THEATRE ASSOCIATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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John Prignano, senior operations officer for theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) http://www.mtishows.com has been appointed to the Educational Theatre Association Board of Directors (EdTA) http://www.schooltheatre.org, a professional organization with approximately 100,000 members nationwide with the mission of shaping lives…

Documentary Language Matters Asks: What Does it Take to Save a Language? Filmmaker David Grubin & poet Bob Holman screen sections of their documentary and lead a discussion at Poetry Foundation

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The Poetry Foundation is one in a series of locations throughout the United States that will air Language Matters, the two-hour documentary by noted filmmaker David Grubin and poet Bob Holman. Language Matters asks: What do we lose when a language dies? What…