Tag: musical theatre

Fun Home | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Winner of Five Tony Awards, ‘FUN HOME’ Premieres in Austin at the Long Center, August 11 – 13

We are pleased to announce that FUN HOME, the groundbreaking and Tony Award-winning Best Musical, will premiere in Austin this summer in our very own Dell Hall. And make a note (or a clever cartoon to remind yourself), because tickets go on sale THIS Thursday, April 27 at 10am! Read More ›

Another Show-Stopping Performance at the Fourth Annual GAHSMTAs — Congratulations!

31 participating schools, 16 awards, 15 scholarships, 11 musical numbers (unbelievable, by the way), 3 hours of intense cheering and 1 amazing night recognizing theatre and arts education later, everyone involved in the 2017 Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards deserves (and received!) a standing ovation. In case you missed it, check out the list of this year’s winners, and mark your calendars for next year’s ceremony Wednesday, April 18, 2018! Read More ›

Texas Arts Project | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Texas Arts Project Exclusive — Q&A With Instructor Nick Mayo

With the summer coming up quick (look out, April–it’s practically May!), the Texas Arts Project sleepaway camp for performing and media arts is waking up from its deep sleep and excited to welcome talented young performers, actors and filmmakers back to its stage. We caught up with this year’s head of acting, Nick Mayo, for a little update. A Broadway actor himself and Juilliard School graduate, Nick has a lot to say about TAP camp. Keep in mind, registration ends May 1st! Read More ›

Tapestry Dance Company: Rhythm Tap Dance as Music in ‘Listen’

Beginning next week, March 30, Tapestry Dance Company will present LISTEN – With Ears Wide Open for 10 performances. Here, Executive Artistic Director Acia Gray explains how this piece teaches us to listen to each other through rhythm and the art form’s own special kind of music. Read More ›

Blurred Lines — Get to Know The Actor-Musicians of ‘ONCE’

We’d like to introduce you to the stars of this national touring production. These performers have credits ranging from national tours to Off-Broadway productions, on stage and on screen. Combined with understudies and technical staff, this production packs a punch. And get your musical theatre juices flowing–read on to spot the recognizable roles and titles that just might be on your list of favorites. Read More ›

Once | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Guy Meets Girl, and the Rest is a Musical. . .Fall Slowly for ONCE This February!

What started out as a minor blip on the indie-romantic film scene, first intended to be sold to fans on DVD at star Glen Hansard’s gigs, quickly surpassed all expectations. Now a major Broadway musical and winner of 8 Tony Awards—yes, we said 8—ONCE is, once again, blowing minds. And hearts. Read More ›

TAP Camp | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

A TAP Camp Testimony – Hone Your Skills at Texas Arts Project this Summer!

With all this rain you can hardly tell that it’s almost summer! That means it’s that time again for talented … Read More ›

American Theatre Wing Announces the 2015 Tony Award Nominees

The Long Center may be done recognizing the best in musical theatre for the year, which only means one thing… … Read More ›

Arts in Austin: 10 Things We Learned at the Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards

April 14th, 2015 marked the Second Annual Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards at the Long Center- and we … Read More ›

LCP TV: GAHSMTA Fundraiser and Showcase (Feb. 17, 2015)

It’s no secret that the Greater Austin High School Musical Theater Awards students are talented- so here is just some … Read More ›

Going Into the Woods with the Long Center: A GAHSMTA Student’s Experience

Lena Owns, an Austin high school student and participants and performer in the Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards … Read More ›

Long Center Presents ELF: THE MUSICAL Nov 28-30/ Tickets on sale now!

October 14, 2014 (Austin, TX) — Don’t be a cotton-headed-ninny-muggins! Grab the family and get your tickets to the best … Read More ›