Reviving the theatre industry is a critical step on New York City's road to reopening. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that the curtains will rise for many shows on Sept. 14 at full capacity; CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
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Gov. Cuomo Announces Broadway Shows Can Reopen At 100% Capacity In SeptemberReviving the theatre industry is a critical step on New York City's road to reopening. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that the curtains will rise for many shows on Sept. 14 at full capacity; CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Makes Broadway And Baseball AnnouncementGov. Andrew Cuomo gives latest update on COVID restrictions and reopening in New York.
Broadway Shows Can Resume At 100% Capacity Sept. 14, Gov. Cuomo SaysBroadway will be able to welcome back audiences this fall. Gov. Andrew Cuomo says theaters can reopen at 100% capacity starting on Sept. 14. Tickets go on sale Thursday. CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Broadway Community Calls For Racial Justice & EquityThe Broadway community united in protest for racial justice and equity Saturday.
Producer Scott Rudin Resigning From Broadway LeagueEmbattled film and theater producer Scott Rudin is resigning from the Broadway League.
Hundreds Of Broadway Actors, Theater Workers Protest, Call For More Inclusion In IndustryHundreds of Broadway actors and theater workers came out Thursday for a March on Broadway, and they have a list of demands. Protesters say they want embattled producer Scott Rudin officially ousted and more inclusion in the industry; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Amid Accusations Of Abusive Behavior, Producer Scott Rudin Says He's Stepping Back From Broadway DutiesBroadway producer Scott Rudin says he's stepping back from his duties amid accusations that he was abusive to colleagues; CBS2's Cory James reports.
Producer Scott Rudin Stepping Back From Broadway Shows Amid Accusations Of AbuseScott Rudin, one of the biggest producers on Broadway, is stepping back from his duties amid accusations that he was abusive to colleagues; CBS2's Cory James reports.
Amber Iman Performs At Broadway Theatre In Midtown For Pop-Up PerformanceThere was another big step on the road to recovery Saturday as the second Broadway performance hosted by New York PopsUp took place.
Off-Broadway Show Marks A Comeback For Musicals In New York CityThe arts are starting to come back in New York City. An off-Broadway musical is among the first full performances to grace the stage in over a year; CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
St. James Theater Hold First Broadway Show In NYC In More Than A YearSavion Glover and Nathan Lane took part in the pop-up performance for mostly front-line health care workers. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
COVID Vaccine In NYC: Dedicated Vaccination, Testing Sites Will Open For Theater WorkersIt's been more than a year since Broadway went dark, but finally, there's a plan to turn the lights back on. The city announced dedicated vaccination and testing sites will open for theater workers; CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Shakespeare In The Park's Return Planned For Summer 2021A beloved New York City tradition that was halted during the pandemic is planning a comeback this summer. On Tuesday, the Public Theater unveiled the plan for the return of Shakespeare in the Park; CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Broadway Producer Kevin McCollum Eager For Theaters To Reopen; 'When Broadway Is Back, New York Is Back And America Is Back'CBS2's Dana Tyler takes a look at what it will take to reopen Broadway after a one-year shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Surprise Pop-Up Held On 1 Year Anniversary Of Broadway's COVID ClosureFriday marks one year since COVID forced Broadway to go dark, leaving thousands out of work and costing billions in losses for the local economy. A surprise pop-up was held, reuniting performers and giving New Yorkers a taste of what will eventually come back; CBS2's John Dias reports.
Broadway Marks 1 Year Closure Due To Coronavirus PandemicOne year ago Friday, the curtains closed and the lights went off as Broadway theaters were forced to close as coronavirus cases spread throughout the region. With Broadway bringing in $15 billion a year, New York City's economy took a big it. CBS2's Dana Tyler reports on what it will take to reopen.
Tony Award Winner Ben Vereen On Bringing Broadway BackHe’s a Tony award winning star of Broadway, TV and movies. You know from the musicals "Pippin," "Jesus Christ Superstar" and "Fosse," the TV mini series "Roots" and much more. CBSN New York's Dave Carlin brings him to Shubert Alley to talk about Broadway.
Broadway Musical 'Rent' Marks 25th AnniversaryThis year marks the 25th anniversary of the groundbreaking Broadway musical "Rent."
Study: Pandemic Has Decimated NYC's Arts And Entertainment SectorCBS2's Jessica Moore has more on the findings by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.
Black History Month: Robert Battle And The History Of DanceCBS2's Dave Carlin sits down with the legendary artistic director and choreographer of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Theatre Companies Turning To Broadway On Demand As Pandemic Shutdown ContinuesWhen the pandemic hit, stage productions from Broadway to regional theatre companies went dark, but now some shows are streaming on demand; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Actress Cicely Tyson Discusses 2013 Tony Award NominationCBS2's Dana Tyler spoke with legendary actress Cicely Tyson in 2013 about her Tony nomination for her performance in "The Trip to Bountiful."
York Theatre Company Says It Will Return After Devastating FloodA longtime off-Broadway theater is facing another challenge after a water main break flooded the church where it's housed. CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Announces Series Of Pop-Up Concerts To Revive New York's Arts IndustryGov. Andrew Cuomo has announced the first steps to revive New York's arts industry with a series of pop-up concerts headlined by big name stars starting in February; CB2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.