Member Profile: Helen Sing, the Chex Mix Queen

Staging new musicals, hosting Broadway tours, and producing the best of classic musical theater takes energy, creativity, and resources. Ticket sales and subscriptions simply can’t cover it all. It’s thanks to the generosity of our Members who contribute to our annual fund that The 5th Avenue Theatre continues to grow and thrive. As a show of

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“By All Means, Keep Moving.”

There are 104 children standing on risers, curved around a choir director, their arms raised in joy as they sing. Their faces reflect a broad spectrum of identities—skin color, gender expression, financial security—each beaming with confidence, and pride. Their peers are on their way to fill the auditorium of Kentridge High School. The students all

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The 5th Receives Some Major Recognition

At The 5th Avenue Theatre, we celebrate the great American musical in all its forms. We bring new life and insight to beloved classics. We create tomorrow’s must-see musicals, including contemporary musicals that go on to become Tony-award-winning Broadway productions. Show after show, season after season, The 5th wows audiences with original Broadway-caliber musicals that

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First Draft: “Here and Their” Wraps Up in New York

By Bridget Morgan, Associate Director of Branding and Communications “There’s something tricky about the pronunciation of ‘Sam, hey we can see you,’ so we’re going to go switch that to ‘Sam, now we can see you,’ so please note that on your script and make sure that you’re doing that throughout the ‘Henny Street’ number.”

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Buyer Beware: It’s Scalper Season… Again…

Check out our top 5 tips for ensuring that you are getting the best prices when you buy tickets for a family outing this holiday season. It’s that time of year already! Thanksgiving is just around the corner and the entirety of the holiday season is barreling behind it. It’s always exciting to plan a

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An Industry Insider’s Visit to New York City

By Jill Big Eagle, Major and Planned Giving Manager Let me start by saying that there are few places in the world as wonderful in October as New York City. The temperature is crisp, but not too cold; school has started, so Manhattan isn’t packed with people; and the leaves in Central Park are absolutely

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The Great British Baking Show – Austen’s Pride Edition

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a musical production in possession of a large cast and crew and an enthusiastic staff must have snacks. Especially during tech. And, of course, during performances. And rehearsals too… All the time, really! It was a joyful surprise how many of the incredible artists and technicians who contributed

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