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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Opening Night of Austen’s Pride

We celebrated our official opening of Austen’s Pride – A New Musical of Pride and Prejudice on Friday, October 18. This is the moment when the show is officially “frozen” and the press are invited to come and review. Opening night is always a thrill! Before the performance, our Producer’s Circle Donors, Board members, and

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Creative Conversations: Lindsay Warren Baker

Hearts will soar at Austen’s Pride – A New Musical of Pride and Prejudice. This musical is a labor of love created by Amanda Jacobs and Lindsay Warren Baker, who share equal credit for the book, music, and lyrics of this breathtaking new musical, which underwent major development as a part of The 5th’s 2018 NextFest:

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Creative Conversations: Amanda Jacobs

Hearts will soar at Austen’s Pride – A New Musical of Pride and Prejudice. This musical is a labor of love created by Amanda Jacobs and Lindsay Warren Baker, who share equal credit for the book, music, and lyrics of this breathtaking new musical, which underwent major development as a part of The 5th’s 2018

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Meet the Students of RSP: West Side Story—Maya Bhat

By Anya Shukla, RSP Marketing Intern Stage managers are the glue that holds a show together. In charge of making sure the process runs smoothly, the RSP stage managers work nonstop—coming into a five hour rehearsal an hour early, leaving an hour late—to make sure that West Side Story is flawless. Maya Bhat, the Production

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Meet the Students of RSP: West Side Story—Alia Antón

By Anya Shukla, RSP Marketing Intern Some Rising Star Project cast members have been in musicals since elementary school, but this is Alia Antón’s first professional show. But that doesn’t mean Alia, who plays Maria, isn’t ready to take on the challenge. Although she had always thought of herself as a mezzo-soprano, when offered her

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