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In the News (Sat 20 Jul 19)

  Parade (musical) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Parade is a musical that opened on Broadway at the Vivian Beaumont Theater on December 17, 1998 with a book by Alfred Uhry and music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown.
The closing of the show was not because of the quality of Parade, but was due largely to the charges of the fraud against Garth Drabinksy, and the ensuing bankruptcy of Livent, the company producing Parade.
The UK première ran from 5th to 28 August at the Southside Theatre as part of the 2005 Edinburgh Fringe, playing by the end of the run to packed houses and standing ovations.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Parade_(musical)   (412 words)

 Jason Robert Brown Shows: Parade
When the musical Parade hit Broadway in November of 1998, it was perhaps one of the most ambitious and controversial shows that the Lincoln Center Theater of New York ever undertook.
Parade is the true story of Leo Frank, a Jewish man who was wrongly convicted of the murder of thirteen-year old Mary Phagan.
Parade embarked on a National Tour which began in June of 2000, starring David Pittu (Titanic Nat'l tour) as Leo Frank and Andrea Burns (Songs for A New World Original Cast) as Lucille Frank, and featuring Keith Byron Kirk (Broadway's The Civil War, A New Brain) as Jim Conley.
www.geocities.com /jason_robert_brown/parade.html   (552 words)

 Times Argus: Vermont News & Information
Remaining performances of Unadilla Theatre's community production of John Murrell's "Waiting for the Parade," all at 7:30 p.m., are: Sept. 10, 11 and 15.
Unadilla Theatre has created a community production of this 1977 Canadian play — one that ranges from tragic to comic and back — that successfully illustrates the difficult if not impossible plight of those the soldiers left at home.
"Waiting for the Parade" is the very human tale of five Canadian women in Alberta who must hold their own during World War II — but it could be any war, including the Iraq War.
www.timesargus.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050907/NEWS/509070337/1011   (764 words)

 Parade: This Is Not Over Yet
This is the premise for PARADE, a new musical about the all-too-real Leo Frank case, which involved a not-so-nice man wrongfully convicted of murder.
PARADE has the lynching occur some time before April of 1915, so that the show can end on the second anniversary of the child's death.
Leo Frank was not in the courtroom when he was declared guilty; the judge was certain that he would be acquitted, and was afraid of mob violence (such a decision today would be grounds for a mistrial).
theatre_chick.tripod.com /parade.html   (709 words)

 Muskegon County ~ experience the lake effect
Saturday don't miss the parade, 3 on 3 basketball tournament, or the car show.
The annual Parade is held on July 8 & 9.
There is a parade, arts & crafts fair, vegas tent and beverage tent with live music.
www.visitmuskegon.org /typeevents.cfm?type=Parade   (449 words)

 Coming Events / News
"Parade" is the tragic, true story of the trial and lynching of a man wrongly accused of murder.
Haines explained that Broadway "visionary" Hal Prince took on the project of directing "Parade" with the expectation it would be another of his contemporary musicals reflecting theater's "new drive." Prince secured the highly regarded, young composer Jason Robert Brown to write the music based on Alfred Uhry's ("Driving Miss Daisy") script.
The director said the College-Community Summer Theatre has evolved to the enviable point at which it can "explore a newer repertoire" of shows with a core group of "talented and committed" actors that return year after year.
www.wilmington.edu /ce34.htm   (896 words)

 Parade: Theatre: Colin Douglas: CenterstageChicago.com
The audience’s first impression of Parade is a series of colorful American Primitive-style panels depicting a happy, musical theater version of the Georgian countryside.
Even as the rousing music segues from 1862 to a patriotic parade in 1913 Atlanta, the audience may still expect a cheery, romantic portrayal of a bygone era.
Parade tells the true story of what happened when 13-year-old Mary Phagan, a young employee of Leo Frank’s pencil company, was found murdered in the factory’s basement on Memorial Day in 1913.
www.centerstagechicago.com /theatre/articles/paradecolin.html   (558 words)

 Welcome to the Undermain Theatre
The parade will then reverse itself to end back at 3200 Main St. The parade will end with a drum improvisation by the Kumaasi drum and dance ensemble.
World Theatre Day was created in 1961 by the International Theatre Institute (www.iti-worldwide.org) - a non-governmental organization associated with the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (www.unseco.org) - in conjunction with theater groups around the world.
World Theatre Day seeks to spotlight the significance of Theatre as a cultural institution and all of those individuals (including audiences) whose efforts go into creating the art.
www.undermain.com /shows/wtd/worldtheatre2005.html   (284 words)

 Goethe-Institut Semanas Culturais Africa Austral - Calendario cronológico
Janine Jaeggi, well known as the initiator and art director of the internationally acclaimed „Bremer Karneval“, will be developing an „art parade“ with Namibian artists as part of the DKW 2004.
The parade is going to meander through the lively city center of Windhoek, as well as through the suburb Katutura - a former township - on the 08th and 09th of October.
The Theatre Group of Bremen will do a five-days-workshop together with actors and musicians from the National Theatre Namibia and the Katutura Community Arts Centre.
www.goethe.de /ins/za/prj/ksa/kch/pt137423.htm   (138 words)

 Holidayhound - Galway Arts Festival; Film Fleadh, Theatre, Music, Cinema, Exhibitions, Culture   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The Galway Arts Festival is held in over twenty venues city-wide and also on the street, local theatre company Macnas anchoring the festival parade with their unique brand of street theatre (we could summarise this style by mentioning the words "big-headed U2 caricatures" - ed.).
Theatre is an especially strong part of the festival, given the dominant position of the Druid Theatre Company in Galway's cultural life, and theatre groups visit from all five continents.
Physical and street theatre is always well catered for; Theatre de Complicité from Paris have almost become regulars.
www.holidayhound.com /editorials/t1gpartadvise.htm   (609 words)

 NIDA - NIDA Theatre and Studio   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Adjacent to the Parade Theatre and Nancy Fairfax Foyer, the NIDA Theatre is a 155 stadium seat theatre with sound and lighting facilities, dressing rooms and its own foyer (The James Fairfax Foyer).
It is perfect for smaller, more intimate theatre productions, seminars, presentations and for use as a break-out room for larger events simultaneously using the Parade Theatre.
The Courtyard and Amphitheatre, adjacent to the NIDA Theatre, can be used in conjunction with the James Fairfax Foyer, for indoor-outdoor events, or used as a stand-alone venue (weather permitting).
www.nida.unsw.edu.au /venues_services/venue_hire/NIDA_Theatre_and_Studio.html   (154 words)

 [NEohioPAL]Times Theatre Tributes for 2002 announced
TIMES THEATRE TRIBUTES--2002 Roy Berko (Member, American Theatre Critics Association) --Times Newspapers-- Lorain County Times--Westlaker Times--Lakewood News Times--Olmsted-Fairview Times Greater Cleveland is blessed with a vital theatre scene.
It is the purpose of the TIMES THEATRE TRIBUTES to recognize theatrical experiences that, in the mind of this reviewer, were excellent.
Selections are limited to locally produced performances, so none of the professional touring shows are recognized, though actors, directors and technicians who were imported by local theatres were considered.
lists.fredsternfeld.com /pipermail/neohiopal/Week-of-Mon-20021223/003521.html   (185 words)

 Philly Awards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Villanova Theatre's production of Parade was recently named one of the top ten productions of the 2004-2005 theatre season by the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Parade was recognized along with nine other Delaware Valley productions, which included three musicals and seven plays.
From Parade, Nina Donze (Lucille Frank) and Josh Sauerman (Leo Frank) were both runners-up for lead actress and actor in a musical, and Father Peter M. Donohue, O.S.A. was named as a runner-up for his direction.
www.theatre.villanova.edu /ParadeInquirer.htm   (145 words)

 26th annual Mayday parade 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The first Mayday puppet parade in south Minneapolis consisted of a few dozen volunteers and onlookers on the first Sunday in May in 1974.
The idea of a spring parade created by the community to express creativity and activism caught on, and the parade has been put on every year since.
These photos I took around 1 or 2 am the morning before the parade in the theatre where most of the preparation for the parade is done.
www.tcinternet.net /users/scottcl/images_dir/mayday_2000/mayday2000.html   (642 words)

 Civic Theatre CenterStage: Parade
Parade, a two-act performance piece for two soloists, explores what happens when two artists who normally stand alone investigate the possibilities of poetic collaboration.
At parts, the performance will make innovative use of the theatre's recently restored and enhanced theatre organ, and Civic looks forward to challenging some of the stereotypes of the instrument.
The Civic Theatre of Allentown is located at 527 N. 19th St., Allentown.
www.civictheatre.com /cstage/parade/home.html   (187 words)

 AroundCinci :: Play Ball!
In addition to the floats and the marching bands and the horses, expect to get a glimpse at several local celebs, with the parade marshal to be announced imminently.
The parade proceeds south on Race Street from the Findlay Market staging area, east of Fifth Street past Fountain Square and ending at Fifth and Broadway in front of the historic Taft Theatre.
The parade length is approximately 1.5 miles with approximately 45 minutes marching time.
www.aroundcinci.com /gen_includes/article.asp?articleid=2957   (519 words)

 Metroland Online - Night & Day
This Saturday they’ll attempt to create a parade of characters to rival Troy’s Fourth of July parade with their Bike Monster Theatre at the Arts Center in downtown Troy—and, expectedly, it’s a dual event.
The costumes will be made at the streetshop, beginning at noon, and participants of all ages are encouraged to bring anything that may go into the making of a monster, monster accessories and monster props.
As with everything Troy Bike Rescue does, the Bike Monster Theatre parade and streetshop is an experiment—and you fine Capital Region folk can affect the results.
www.metroland.net /back_issues/vol_26_no24/night_and_day.html   (909 words)

 ‘Parade’ is ending, Observer Online (11-18-2004), Northwestern University
“Parade,” the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical that relates the compelling true story of a Brooklyn-born Jewish factory owner falsely accused of murdering a 13-year-old girl who worked in his factory, will be performed Nov. 12 to 21, at Cahn Auditorium, 600 Emerson St.
In addition to a student stage design crew, the theatre department has worked with John Boesche, a professional projection artist, to help convey what a media circus this 1913 event became.
Tickets for “Parade” are $25 for the general public; $22 for senior citizens and Northwestern faculty and staff; and $10 for students.
www.northwestern.edu /observer/issues/2004-11-18/parade.html   (364 words)

 City Arts & Lectures
His theatre criticism, both in The New Yorker and books such as the forthcoming Honky-Tonk Parade, exalts theatre arts and conveys a deep and broad understanding of popular culture.
Currently entering its 39th season, the Magic Theatre is one of the most prominent theatres in the nation dedicated solely to the development and production of new plays.
Its mission is to give voice to playwrights, both emerging and established, and to develop and promote the work of theatre artists.
www.cityarts.net /n.obrienlahr.html   (437 words)

 Aisle Say (Boston): BOSTON THEATRE MARATHON 2003
And the Perishable Theatre Company from Providence, which did Susanna Ralli's "Instant Karma" in their particular style this year at the BTM, has a long record of new works presented for limited runs.
Ronan Noone, who received this year's Best Play IRNE was fortunate to have decorated director Carmel O'Reilly of the Sugan Theatre and award-winning actor Richard McElvain for his monodrama "Amereka", This character study of a middle-aged Russian emigre delighted by his new Taurus and his new citizenship was a suitable ending for the day.
Stalwarts of the local theatre scene continue to support and participate in all aspects of this annual event.
www.aislesay.com /MA-BTM3.html   (1264 words)

 NCS Home 2004 Parade
In our 2005 'Parade of Homes' model, you will experience the sound, look and comfort that only the latest in home technology can provide.
With NCShome Audio, music can be playing on the deck or by the hot tub, while you listen to a CD or a Time Warner digital music channel in the kitchen.
In a Sciuga custom home, you can be assured that your Home Theatre system will be one that you fully enjoy and are proud of.
www.ncshomeinc.com /2003parade/sciuga.html   (254 words)

 Brown's Parade Has UK Premiere at Edinburgh, Aug 9-28 (BroadwayWorld.com)
With a score by Brown and a book by Alfred Uhry, Parade based on the seminal trial of Jewish factory manager Leo Frank in 1913, Atlanta, Georgia, as the murder of a young girl ignites dormant prejudice and media frenzy incites a community to revenge.
Parade opened on Broadway at Lincoln Center's Vivian Beaumont Theatre on December 17th, 1998 for a run of 39 previews and 85 performances.
Parade netted Brown a Tony for Best Original Score, and Uhry's book was also honored in addition to the show's 7 other nominations.
www.broadwayworld.com /viewcolumn.cfm?colid=3707   (682 words)

 Country Music, NIDA - smh.com.au
The striking building on Anzac Parade in Kensington has already won accolades for its design and there's little doubt that it will win ovations from audiences as well.
The inaugural public event to open the theatre is the sprawling Australian epic Country Music written by Nick Enright in collaboration with NIDA's third-year students.
The co-directors describe the piece, a work-in-progress, as "a theatre poem, a dream play" which up to a point is true but the script's wavering quality, use of caricature and overripe metaphors make Country Music something of an emblematic, heart-felt jamboree.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2002/07/21/1026898946569.html   (524 words)

 El Museo Del Barrio
The theatre performance will include an informative demonstration of the cuatro and aguinaldos (carols), as well as the origin of the Three Kings’ Day celebration.
A number indicating your position in the parade line-up will be assigned to your group at that time.
Parade starts at 10am and runs until approximately 11:30 am.
www.elmuseo.org /fest.html   (1184 words)

 Talkin' Broadway Regional Theatre News & Reviews - Pittsburgh "Parade" - August 16, 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The murder of a young girl, the arrest and railroading of her employer, and the results of mob mentality may not spring to mind as the perfect setting for a Broadway musical.
Though Parade's life in New York ended prematurely, it was pimarily due to the financial collapse of co-producer Livent Corporation.
Parade is presented by Pittsburgh CLO, Van Kaplan, Executive Producer, and runs through August 20 at the Benedum Theatre.
www.talkinbroadway.com /regional/pitt/p7.html   (378 words)

 Sydney Theatre Company
The Parade Theatre is located at 215 Anzac Parade, Kensington, opposite the University of NSW main entrance.
NIDA can be easily reached by frequent buses from the City on routes 301 - 304, 394, 396 - 398 and from Central Railway on routes 393 and 395.
Parking is available on both sides of Anzac Parade after 7.00pm.
www.sydneytheatre.com.au /performance.asp?pID=81&cID=407   (292 words)

 Maps and directions - University of Brighton
Grand Parade campus is home to the university's Faculty of Arts and Architecture.
The university's Grand Parade building is on the left, almost opposite the Royal Pavilion.
Grand Parade's central location places it at the heart of the Brighton and Hove bus network and makes it easy to reach the site from any area of the city.
www.brighton.ac.uk /maps/grandparade.php?PageId=758   (298 words)

 York St. Patrick's Day Parade -- Capitol Theatre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The second annual Halfway to St. Patrick's Day Revue was held 3:00 PM on Sunday, September 25, in the Capitol Theatre.
Susquehanna Pipes and Drums, the McGinley School of Irish Dance, Coyle School of Irish Dance, and Bob Gingerich of Mountain Moon Storytellers.
The committee thanks all the performers for their contributions of time and talent, and all those in the audience who came out to support our fundraiser.
www.yorksaintpatricksdayparade.org /parade_web_site_no_2_016.htm   (253 words)

 Show Plot: Parade: Music Theatre International - MTI - Musical Theatre Broadway Shows Available for Licensing
Scene 2: As the parade marches outside, Lucille, the quintessential Southern wife, is sitting at her vanity with her hairpins trying to put up her hair.
Her husband Leo, a reserved, almost constrained man, enters as he is on his way to work at the pencil factory he manages.
PBS, Since its founding in 1952, MTI has been responsible for supplying scripts and musical materials to theatres worldwide and for protecting the rights and legacy of the authors whom it represents.
www.mtishows.com /show_plot.asp?ID=000221   (2573 words)

Because theatre during this time was a visual experience before anything else, it was important for successful theatre, both of the court and public theatre, to parade the actors in the most elaborate costumes possible.
was thus a noteworthy aspect of eighteenth-century theatre culture.
Eventually, the theatre industry as a whole legitimated their tendency toward visual spectacle by claiming that the reason for such meticulous realism was a need for historical accuracy.
www.umich.edu /~ece/student_projects/early_theater/costume.html   (460 words)

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