The 2019 Sundance Film Festival begins on Thursday, January 24 and Monsters and Critics will be there reviewing films and interviewing filmmakers and celebrities.
If you’re not a member of the press or a Sundance member, it can be difficult to land the hot tickets, at least at the beginning of the week. Fortunately, there are plenty of other events put on by Sundance itself and other organizations that are open to badge holders or even to the public. Here are 10 things to do at Sundance …
On the heels of a guest appearance in the final performance of Broadway's School of Rock on January 20th, original cast member and singer-songwriter Ava Della Pietra will travel to the 2019 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah to perform her original music across three performances on January 26th-27th.
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s smash hit School of Rock - The Musical played its final performance on Broadway on Sunday evening, January 20, 2019 by welcoming back dozens of former young cast members to the Winter Garden Theatre stage for one last epic jam session. In the video, two alumni - Carly Gendell and Ava Della Pietra - talk about what School of Rock means to them …
A host of theatre favorites will be on hand when The York Theatre Company, which is dedicated to the development of new musicals and the preservation of musical gems from the past, honors musical theatre writing team Harvey Schmidt and Tom Jones (The Fantasticks; I Do, I Do!; 110 in the Shade; Celebration) with the 2017 Oscar Hammerstein Award for Lifetime Achievement in Musical Theatre.
Among the Broadway stars who will perform in Mr. Alda’s honor—singing songs rewritten with him in mind, against the backdrop of the Appel Room’s panoramic views of Columbus Circle and Central Park—are Jenni Barber (Wicked, The Nance), Ava Briglia (Matilda the Musical), Grace Capeless (Matilda the Musical, The Lion King), Paula Leggett Chase (On The 20th Century, Bye Bye Birdie), Ava Della Pietra (Andrew Lloyd Webber’s School of Rock),