In 1996, Jonathan Larson’s rock musical RENT opened on Broadway and became a phenomenon. This week, the national tour returns to the Durham Performing Arts Center, opening the hearts and minds of a new generation of theatergoers and performers, including 20-year-old Aiyana Smash who plays Mimi. Read what she has to say about the show and experience.
RDU on Stage interview with Kristin Chenoweth in advance of the release of her seventh album FOR THE GIRLS.
When “Good Morning America” anchor Lara Spencer made a snide comment about boys and ballet, it was the proverbial shot fired at dancers around the world, including Michael Callahan, dance […]
Playwright Lauren Gunderson on Science, Storytelling, and Being the Most-Produced Playwright in America
RDU on Stage interview with Lauren Gunderson, American Theatre’s most-produced playwright in America for the 2019-2020 season.
For White Christmas’ Kelly Sheehan, tap dancing is just part of her DNA. “I’ve been tapping since I can remember,” she says. “It’s always been, you know, just what I do.”