A 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.
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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.
Broadway, Performances Venues Will Get Some Relief From Stimulus PackageAs the pandemic rages on, stages remain dark in New York and across the country, but Broadway, music halls and other venues will get some relief in the recently signed stimulus package; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
'The Nutcracker' Runs Through Sunday At The Jewel In BrooklynThe Brooklyn Ballet's production of "The Nutcracker" is being staged indoors with the audiences watching from outside.
Brooklyn Nutcracker To Go On, But With Social DistanceThis holiday favorite returns, but not like usual. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
While Broadway Stays Dark, Costume Designers Make PPEWith Broadway still closed, the theater industry is hanging on by a thread. Thousands of people are out of work. Despite their struggles, some costume makers are volunteering to help others. Michael George reports.
Broadway Community Rallies To Help Covenant House Despite ShutdownThe lights of Broadway are dim during the pandemic, but the theatre creative community is shining bright for one of its favorite good causes -- helping homeless teenagers; CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
Broadway To Remain Dark Through May 2021The show won't go on, for now. Broadway fans will have to wait even longer for performances to resume. CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas has the latest.
Best And Brightest Of Broadway Surprise Times Square With Pop-Up PerformanceBroadway went dark back in March when the coronavirus pandemic forced theaters to close. But on Wednesday performers came back to surprise Times Square with a pop-up performance. CBS2’s Hazel Sanchez reports.
Nick Cordero’s Widow Amanda Kloots Reacts To President Trump’s Tweet About Coronavirus: ‘It Is Something To Be Afraid Of’The widow of Broadway actor Nick Cordero spoke out Monday after President Donald Trump sent a tweet saying, “Don’t be afraid of Covid.” CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Front Line Emergency Room Workers Raise Money For The Actors Fund With ‘Brave Hearts For Broadway’An unlikely cast makes up “The Front Line Choir And Friends,” who are rehearsing for a show called "Let Us Entertain You." CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Seinfeld Joins Sen. Schumer In Fight To Save Live Performance Entertainment IndustryThe TV legend and the lawmaker are trying to get the federal government to provide desperately needed funding for the many businesses that may face extinction due to the coronavirus pandemic. CBS2's Lisa Rozner has the story.
Sen. Schumer, Jerry Seinfeld Team Up To Get Help For City Entertainment VenuesThe lawmaker and comedian are calling on the federal government to supply critical funding needed to keep many businesses struggling doe to the coronavirus pandemic from going under. CBS2's Cory James reports
'Be An Arts Hero' Movement Out To Save Theater CommunityThe group wants the federal government to step up and help financially all performing arts workers impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. CBS2's Kiran Dhillon reports
2020 Tony Awards To Take Place Virtually This FallThe show must go on – virtually. Tony Award Productions announced Friday the American Theatre Wing‘s 74th Annual Tony Awards will go forward digitally this fall.
Princess Diana Musical To Stream On Netflix Before Broadway OpeningThe Broadway musical "Diana," about the life of the late princess, will stream on Netflix next year.
Broadway Workers Finding Ways To Make Ends Meet As Industry Shutdown ContinuesThousands of actors, musicians, ushers, stage hands, directors and so many more who work on Broadway have to find creative ways to make ends meet as the industry shutdown continues; CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Broadway Star Nick Cordero, Who Died Sunday After Long Battle With Coronavirus, Remembered As A Force Of Nature On StageTributes are pouring in for Broadway star Nick Cordero, who died after a three-month battle with coronavirus. CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Broadway Star Nick Cordero Dead At 41Cordero, who starred in "Bullets Over Broadway" and "A Bronx Tale," had been in a Los Angeles hospital for months battling coronavirus. CBS2's Jessica Moore reports
Broadway Reawakens In Dutchess CountyThe show "Super You" captivated fans at a drive-in movie theater in Amenia, N.Y. CBSN New York's Dave Carlin reports
Broadway's 'Super You' A Super Hit At Upstate Drive-InLourds Lane's new show was performed in the Dutchess County town of Amenia, and theater lovers showed up in droves. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports
Dancers Playing The Waiting Game On ReopeningAs many businesses reopen and people return to work, a job that requires close contact, dance, is still a long ways from getting back on the stage. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge recently spoke to dancers waiting in the wings.
For Dancers, The Wait ContinuesAs many businesses reopen and people return to work, a job that requires close contact, dance, is still a long ways from getting back on the stage. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports
13-Year-Old Performer Joshua Turchin Launches Online Show Amid Broadway ShutdownBroadway and off-Broadway theaters may be dark, but that's not keeping one teenager from following his dreams. He's showcasing his talents online and raising money for the entertainment community; CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.