Posts Tagged Performing arts

MTV taps street artists Dabs Myla to design Movie Awards set

This photo provided by MTV shows the first piece of art completed by Dabs Myla for the 2015 MTV Movie Awards. Graffiti artists Dabs Myla aren’t just creating the logo for the upcoming MTV Movie Awards, they’re also designing and painting the sets. The show’s executive producer announced the creative collaboration Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, saying this is the first time it has relied on one team of artists for so many duties.  (AP Photo/MTV)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Graffiti artists Dabs Myla aren’t just creating the logo for the upcoming MTV Movie Awards, they’re also designing and painting the sets.

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Review: ‘The Nether’ is a complex cyber-detective story

This image released by The O and M Company shows Frank Wood, left, and Merritt Wever in a scene from "The Nether," in New York. (AP Photo/The O and M Company, Jenny Anderson)

NEW YORK (AP) — In a dystopian near-future — is there any other kind predicted, lately? — playwright Jennifer Haley has created a sophisticated detective story set in the world of virtual reality.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical ‘Hamilton’ moving to Broadway

CORRECTS CAPTION TO STATE THAT THE SHOW WILL MOVE TO BROADWAY AFTER THE PRODUCTION HONORS ITS OFF-BROADWAY EXTENSION - In this image released by The Public Theater, Lin-Manuel Miranda, center, performs in the musical "Hamilton" at The Public Theater in New York. Creators of the hip-hop-based musical on Alexander Hamilton, the first treasury secretary of the United States, said Tuesday they will honor the show’s off-Broadway extension at the Public Theater and then make the leap to Broadway’s Richard Rodgers Theater. Previews begin July 13. (AP Photo/The Public Theater, Joan Marcus)

NEW YORK (AP) — The musical “Hamilton” is taking the subway uptown.

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Elisabeth Moss leaves ‘Mad Men’ for ‘challenging’ Broadway

In this Jan. 9, 2015 file photo, Elisabeth Moss arrives at the AFI Awards at The Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles. Moss, has left her beloved character Peggy Olson in the TV series, "Mad Men," to play the title character in "The Heidi Chronicles" opening March 19, 2015, on Broadway. Moss and her two dogs have relocated permanently to New York and she's been on a tear watching as many Broadway shows as possible before her own nights are busy onstage. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The cocktail of choice for Elisabeth Moss these days is very post-“Mad Men.”

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Suzan-Lori Parks’ trilogy wins Kennedy Prize for Drama

In a June 10, 2012 file photo, playwright and screenwriter Suzan-Lori Parks arrives at the 66th Annual Tony Awards, in New York. Lori Parks’ historical trilogy,  “Father Comes Home from the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3)”, set during the Civil War, oln Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, won a theater award honoring the late U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy, one of the largest prizes given for dramatic writing. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Suzan-Lori Parks’ historical trilogy set during the Civil War has won a theater award honoring the late U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy, one of the largest prizes given for dramatic writing.

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