Tag: Tony Awards

Fun Home | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Celebrating the Tony Awards — Here’s a Look At Fun Home’s 2015 Performance of “Ring of Keys”

In case you missed it, the Tony Awards just happened and that got us thinking about our favorite Tony performances over the years. You’ve got your big opening numbers, your splashy medleys, your fan favorites, as well as punchy feature performances from new kids on the block and household classics. And then there was Fun Home’s performance of “Ring of Keys.” See the Austin premiere of this landmark musical August 11 – 13. Read More ›

Summer Stock Austin | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Wild and Quirky With Plenty of Puns — Summer Stock Austin Returns for its 13th Season!

Summer Stock Austin is back for 2017! Gearing up for its 13th season (we can’t quite believe it, either), high school and college students from all over the country will once again come together as part of a “stock” company to build, design and perform three professional-grade musicals in a matter of weeks under the guidance of industry professionals. And without further ado, here is your Summer Stock Austin 2017 season lineup—tickets go on sale Friday, May 26 at 10AM! Read More ›

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 ›

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 ›

Arts in Austin: 10 Things We Learned at the 2015 Tony Awards

Alright, you caught us… The Tony Awards are not technically an “art in Austin.” But, the theatre-lovers that we are, obviously that’s … 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 ›

The Man Behind the Music: A Look at Burt Bacharach’s Astounding Career

Dozens of famous names have played the Long Center’s iconic Dell Hall, and Oscar and Grammy Award-winning songwriter Burt Bacharach … Read More ›

Stepping into Giuliana’s Shoes: My Night Interviewing Tomorrow’s Broadway Stars at the GAHSMTAs

Being a broadcast journalism major has opened several doors for over the past few years. What started as shadowing reporters … Read More ›