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FIRST LISTEN: Josh Groban & Kelly Clarkson's 'All I Ask of You' from STAGES AlbumFIRST LISTEN: Josh Groban & Kelly Clarkson's 'All I Ask of You' from STAGES Album
Posted: Apr. 14, 2015


VIDEO: DWTS' Nastia Liukin & Derek Hough Dance to FROZEN's 'Love Is An Open Door'VIDEO: DWTS' Nastia Liukin & Derek Hough Dance to FROZEN's 'Love Is An Open Door'
Posted: Apr. 14, 2015


VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson & James Corden Take on DREAMGIRLS & More in Carpool KaraokeVIDEO: Jennifer Hudson & James Corden Take on DREAMGIRLS & More in Carpool Karaoke
Posted: Apr. 14, 2015


Review Roundup: FINDING NEVERLAND Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: FINDING NEVERLAND Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 15, 2015


Where You Want to Spend Your Summer Vacation: Provincetown's Star-Studded Summer 2015 Season Announced!Where You Want to Spend Your Summer Vacation: Provincetown's Star-Studded Summer 2015 Season Announced!
Posted: Apr. 15, 2015


Review Roundup: IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 14, 2015


Review Roundup: THE KING AND I Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: THE KING AND I Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 16, 2015


BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe in THE KING AND I on Broadway!BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe in THE KING AND I on Broadway!
Posted: Apr. 14, 2015


Photo Coverage: FUN HOME Company Takes Opening Night Bows!Photo Coverage: FUN HOME Company Takes Opening Night Bows!
Posted: Apr. 20, 2015


STAGE TUBE: The Public's HAMILTON Pays Heartfelt Homage to A CHORUS LINE - Full Footage!STAGE TUBE: The Public's HAMILTON Pays Heartfelt Homage to A CHORUS LINE - Full Footage!
Posted: Apr. 17, 2015


Stage and Screen Actor Jonathan Crombie Has Died at Age 48Stage and Screen Actor Jonathan Crombie Has Died at Age 48
Posted: Apr. 18, 2015


Review Roundup: FUN HOME Opens on Broadway- ALL the Reviews!Review Roundup: FUN HOME Opens on Broadway- ALL the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 19, 2015


HAMILTON's Lin-Manuel Miranda Bans Madonna from Backstage Due to Her Texting During PerformanceHAMILTON's Lin-Manuel Miranda Bans Madonna from Backstage Due to Her Texting During Performance
Posted: Apr. 20, 2015


Photo Coverage: Something About This Night! Matthew Morrison & FINDING NEVERLAND Cast Celebrate OpeningPhoto Coverage: Something About This Night! Matthew Morrison & FINDING NEVERLAND Cast Celebrate Opening
Posted: Apr. 16, 2015


Breaking News: Jenn Colella, Chad Kimball, Rodney Hicks & More Set for New Musical COME FROM AWAY at La JollaBreaking News: Jenn Colella, Chad Kimball, Rodney Hicks & More Set for New Musical COME FROM AWAY at La Jolla
Posted: Apr. 19, 2015


BWW TV: Watch Highlights from FINDING NEVERLAND on Broadway!BWW TV: Watch Highlights from FINDING NEVERLAND on Broadway!
Posted: Apr. 16, 2015


VIDEO: Anna Kendrick and The Barden Bellas in Epic New Trailer for PITCH PERFECT 2VIDEO: Anna Kendrick and The Barden Bellas in Epic New Trailer for PITCH PERFECT 2
Posted: Apr. 16, 2015


'Les Mis' Star Sacha Baron Cohen & Wife Isla Fisher Welcome Baby Boy'Les Mis' Star Sacha Baron Cohen & Wife Isla Fisher Welcome Baby Boy
Posted: Apr. 20, 2015


VIDEO: First Look - J Lo Joins Anna Kendrick on Next LIP SYNC BATTLEVIDEO: First Look - J Lo Joins Anna Kendrick on Next LIP SYNC BATTLE
Posted: Apr. 15, 2015


BWW Reviews:  FINDING NEVERLAND Best Left UndiscoveredBWW Reviews: FINDING NEVERLAND Best Left Undiscovered
Posted: Apr. 18, 2015


BWW Reviews: A Trip to SOUTH PACIFIC with Central Florida Community ArtsBWW Reviews: A Trip to SOUTH PACIFIC with Central Florida Community Arts
by Kimberly Moy (Orlando)

(4/20/2015) - SOUTH PACIFIC is a vintage Rodgers and Hammerstein musical that best resonates with a more seasoned audience, but it is the story of perseverance and love that transcends time.


BWW Reviews: Heading Back to School with SeaWorld Orlando's SEA LION HIGH 4/16 7pmBWW Reviews: Heading Back to School with SeaWorld Orlando's SEA LION HIGH 4/16 7pm
by Kimberly Moy (Travel)

(4/20/2015) - While the Orlando theater culture continues to grow, it's obvious that when you think of Orlando you really think of our world-class theme park entertainment. SEA LION HIGH is SeaWorld Orlando's newest Sea Lion and Otter show and it does not fail to entertain and educate all at the same time.


Comedian Bill Maher Comes to Washington Pavilion This FallComedian Bill Maher Comes to Washington Pavilion This Fall
by BWW News Desk (Sioux Falls)

(4/20/2015) - Bill Maher, the brilliant political commentator who set the boundaries of where funny political talk can go on American television now stretches those limits in an evening of hard-hitting, side-splitting stand up humor on Sunday, September 13, 7:00 p.m., at Washington Pavilion.


The Ballard Institute to Present ARJUNA'S MEDITATION as Part of Puppet Series, 5/2The Ballard Institute to Present ARJUNA'S MEDITATION as Part of Puppet Series, 5/2
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/20/2015) - As part of its Spring Puppet Performance Series, the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut will present Arjuna's Meditation by Matthew Cohen on Saturday, May 2, 2015. There will be two showings, at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., in the Ballard Institute Theater located at 1 Royce Circle in Storrs Center.


Harlem School of the Arts to Present THE COLORED MUSEUM, 4/24-5/3Harlem School of the Arts to Present THE COLORED MUSEUM, 4/24-5/3
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(4/20/2015) - ?Harlem School of the Arts (HSA) Theatre Department Presents The Colored Museum written by George C. Wolfe directed by Alfred Preisser. The Colored Museum takes the audience on a journey through the Black American experience.


The Ziegfeld Society to Welcome I AM SOPHIE TUCKER Authors Susan & Lloyd Ecker, 4/25The Ziegfeld Society to Welcome I AM SOPHIE TUCKER Authors Susan & Lloyd Ecker, 4/25
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/20/2015) - ?On Saturday, April 25 at 3:30 p.m., The Ziegfeld Society will present Susan and Lloyd Ecker, authors of the novel, I AM SOPHIE TUCKER: A Fictional Memoir (Prospecta Press; November 4, 2014; $27.50), for a special talk at Hunter College's Lang Hall. The Eckers will also show a clip from their documentary, The Outrageous Sophie Tucker.


Mercedes Ellington to Celebrate Duke Ellington's 116th Birthday at Ellington Statue, 4/25Mercedes Ellington to Celebrate Duke Ellington's 116th Birthday at Ellington Statue, 4/25
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(4/20/2015) - The Duke Ellington Center for the Arts (DECFA), headed by renowned dancer/choreographer Mercedes Ellington, the Duke's granddaughter, will celebrate Ellington's 116th birthday this year on Saturday, April 25, with a musical tribute to five other legendary jazz performers from 1 to 3 PM in front of the towering Duke Ellington Statue in the Plaza at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and 110th Street.


VIDEO: FUNNY OR DIE Spoofs Madonna's HAMILTON Texting Debacle with EVITA TuneVIDEO: FUNNY OR DIE Spoofs Madonna's HAMILTON Texting Debacle with EVITA Tune
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(4/20/2015) - Inspired by reports of Madonna's incessant texting at The Public Theatre's Hamilton on April 18 that resulted in the pop star being disinvited backstage by the show's creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, watch Melanie Bowditch's latest FUNNY OR DIE spoof, 'You Let Down Your Theatre, Evita!' set to the the tune of 'Oh, What a Circus' from EVITA!


NYFOS to Conclude Cabaret Series with GREAT AMERICAN SONGWRITING TEAMS, 5/4NYFOS to Conclude Cabaret Series with GREAT AMERICAN SONGWRITING TEAMS, 5/4
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(4/20/2015) - New York Festival of Song completes its second season of the NYFOS After Hours cabaret series at HENRY's Restaurant on the Upper West Side, with an encore presentation of this year's hugely entertaining NYFOS@Juilliard concert, Great American Songwriting Teams, on Monday, May 4, 2015 at 10:00 p.m.


New McCree Theatre to Present SINCERELY: THE MUSICAL ODYSSEY OF AN ORIGINAL MOONGLOW, 5/7-30New McCree Theatre to Present SINCERELY: THE MUSICAL ODYSSEY OF AN ORIGINAL MOONGLOW, 5/7-30
by BWW News Desk (Detroit)

(4/20/2015) - The New McCree Theatre, 2040 W. Carpenter Road, Flint, is presenting the original musical revue, Sincerely: the Musical Odyssey of an Original Moonglow, written by Charles H. Winfrey, directed by Lawrence 'Chris' Young, with music directed by Dr. Phillip Young, May 7 - May 30, 2015.


THE ENGLISH BRIDE Extends Through May 10 at the Road TheatreTHE ENGLISH BRIDE Extends Through May 10 at the Road Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(4/20/2015) - The Road Theatre Company and Taylor Gilbert, Founder/Artistic Director together with Sam Anderson, Artistic Director, are thrilled to announce that the third show of its 2014-2015 season, the critically-acclaimed, West Coast Premiere of THE ENGLISH BRIDE, written by Lucile Lichtblau and directed by Marya Mazor, which is running in repertory with The Other Place is extending through Sunday, May 10 at the Road Theatre Company's second home, the Road on Magnolia, located in The NoHo Senior Arts Colony, 10747 Magnolia Blvd. in North Hollywood.


STAGE TUBE: Creators, Darren Criss and Rebecca Naomi Jones Share Love for HEDWIGSTAGE TUBE: Creators, Darren Criss and Rebecca Naomi Jones Share Love for HEDWIG
by Stage Tube

(4/20/2015) - Click below to watch interviews with Mitchell and fellow creator Stephen Trask, as well as new stars Criss and Jones, all sharing their love for HEDWIG!


Joshua Carswell Coming to Long Beach Next SpringJoshua Carswell Coming to Long Beach Next Spring
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(4/20/2015) - Delight in the masterful stylings of tenor Joshua Carswell, whose stunning interpretation of beloved American classics ranges from Johnny Mercer to James Taylor!


Jane Lynch to Perform in First-Ever Carpenter Center President's Gala, 10/3Jane Lynch to Perform in First-Ever Carpenter Center President's Gala, 10/3
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(4/20/2015) - Join Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner Jane Lynch for an evening of musical comedy as she explores her love of the beauty and absurdity of American standards and show tunes.


Come See the Alley Cats, 1/27-28 at Long Beach's Carpenter CenterCome See the Alley Cats, 1/27-28 at Long Beach's Carpenter Center
by BWW News Desk (Music - Los Angeles)

(4/20/2015) - Always the cat's meow, America's premiere doo wop group delivers mid-century favorites blending tight harmonies, and universal humor, with endless a cappella energy!


AJ Croce Set for Carpenter Performing Arts Center Cabaret Series, 11/11-12AJ Croce Set for Carpenter Performing Arts Center Cabaret Series, 11/11-12
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(4/20/2015) - Witness the legacy of the American roots tradition as the blues-drenched voice and wry vocal style of singer, songwriter and pianist A.J. Croce-son of soft rock icon Jim Croce-brings his artistry to the cabaret stage.


Jane Monheit to Perform at Long Beach's Carpenter Center, 10/7-8Jane Monheit to Perform at Long Beach's Carpenter Center, 10/7-8
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(4/20/2015) - Jane Monheit will bring her silky smooth jazz voice to the Carpenter Performing Arts Center on Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 7-8 at 7 p.m. The Carpenter Center is at 6200 East Atherton Street, Long Beach, California.


Bill T. Jones to Narrate STORY/TIME at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center, 10/10Bill T. Jones to Narrate STORY/TIME at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center, 10/10
by BWW News Desk (Dance - Los Angeles)

(4/20/2015) - In a rare stage appearance, Bill T. Jones narrates personal stories in this captivating multidisciplinary work Saturday, Oct. 10 at 8 p.m. at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center, 6200 East Atherton Street, Long Beach, California.


Allan Harris to Bring BLACK BAR JUKEBOX to Long Beach, 3/13Allan Harris to Bring BLACK BAR JUKEBOX to Long Beach, 3/13
by BWW News Desk (Music - Los Angeles)

(4/20/2015) - After two sold-out performances at the Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center, soulful jazz vocalist Allan Harris will return Sunday, May 13, at 2 p.m. in Long Beach, California.


The New Colony's STANLEY IN THE NAME OF LOVE to Make World Premiere This SummerThe New Colony's STANLEY IN THE NAME OF LOVE to Make World Premiere This Summer
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(4/20/2015) - The New Colony is pleased to continue its 2015 season with the pop-infused world premiere musical comedy STANLEY IN THE NAME OF LOVE, written and directed by Mr. Margaret Svetlove, with an original score by The Delicious Moons (Nickolas Blazina, Henry Riggs, Alex Kliner and Sean Kelly). STANLEY IN THE NAME OF LOVE will play July 30 - August 29, 2015 at The New Colony's resident home, The Den Theatre.


Steve Carell and Emma Stone to Star in BATTLE OF THE SEXES MovieSteve Carell and Emma Stone to Star in BATTLE OF THE SEXES Movie
by Movies News Desk

(4/20/2015) - Deadline writes that Steve Carell and Emma Stone will star in Fox Searchlight's BATTLE OF THE SEXES, directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris.


Broadway-Bound GROUNDHOG DAY Headlines The Old Vic's 2015-16 Season; Lineup Announced!Broadway-Bound GROUNDHOG DAY Headlines The Old Vic's 2015-16 Season; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(4/20/2015) - The Associated Press has confirmed earlier rumors that the Broadway-bound GROUNDHOG DAY musical will debut at the Old Vic Theatre as part of Matthew Warchus' first season at the helm.


BWW Reviews: A Compelling MURDER BALLAD at Studio TheatreBWW Reviews: A Compelling MURDER BALLAD at Studio Theatre
by Ellen Burns (Washington, DC)

(4/20/2015) - There's a full house of sexy talent holding court over at Studio Theatre these days, and it's not limited to the four actors starring in Murder Ballad, an immersive work of theater being given an impressive DC production through June (the show was produced Off Broadway by the Manhattan Theatre Club in 2012). Credit must first be given to Director David Muse, and the creative team that has transformed Stage 4 at Studio's 14th St. venue into what feels remarkably like a rock music club that's been around for decades, and surrounds you with the music and story.


FIRST DATE Announces Buy One Get One Free 'April Showers' SpecialFIRST DATE Announces Buy One Get One Free 'April Showers' Special
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(4/20/2015) - The silver lining during April Showers is that audiences receive buy one get one free tickets to see FIRST DATE any rainy day through April 30.


John Adams, Frank Gehry and Lucinda Childs to Talk AVAILABLE LIGHT at Walt Disney Concert Hall, 6/5John Adams, Frank Gehry and Lucinda Childs to Talk AVAILABLE LIGHT at Walt Disney Concert Hall, 6/5
by BWW News Desk (Dance - Los Angeles)

(4/20/2015) - In a collaboration between the LA Phil and Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center, "Available Light -- Creators in Conversation" reunites choreographer Lucinda Childs, composer John Adams, and architect Frank Gehry, in a post-performance discussion about the evolution of Available Light, the production that opened the Temporary Contemporary (Geffen/MOCA) 31 years ago. This conversation is open to ticket holders for the Available Light performance on Friday, June 5.


Hugh Jackman-Led PAN Release Pushed Back to OctoberHugh Jackman-Led PAN Release Pushed Back to October
by Movies News Desk

(4/20/2015) - ?Deadline.com reports that Warner Bros has once again delayed the release of Joe Wright's action fantasy PAN, starring Hugh Jackman and Rooney Mara. The big screen take on the J.M. Barrie classic will now hit theaters on October 9, 2015 (it was originally slated for a July 24 release) to give 'both the film and the filmmakers some extra breathing room.'


Palm Beach Poetry Festival Announces Winners of 2015 Plein Air Poetry ContestPalm Beach Poetry Festival Announces Winners of 2015 Plein Air Poetry Contest
by BWW News Desk (Palm Beach)

(4/20/2015) - Susan R. Williamson, Director of the Palm Beach Poetry Festival, today announced the five top winners of this year's Plein Air Poetry Contest, in which writers were encouraged to submit original poems inspired by eight works from Plein Air Palm Beach's En Plein Air exhibit at the Cornell Museum at the Delray Beach Center for the Arts.


INSPIRED LUNACY, SIX GUITARS and More Set for FST's 2015 Summer SeasonINSPIRED LUNACY, SIX GUITARS and More Set for FST's 2015 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk (St. Petersburg)

(4/20/2015) - Florida Studio Theatre's Summer Mainstage Season kicks off with the wayward, witty world of Inspired Lunacy, the Tour de Force production of The Hound of the Baskervilles, and the funny and heart-warming play, Over the River and Through the Woods. The Summer Cabaret Season will consist of the eclectic musical stylings of Six Guitars, by Chase Padgett and Jay Hopkins, the boot-tapping songs from Kings of Country, by Eric Scott Anthony, and the hip-swinging, hand-jiving sounds of The Swingaroos, by Kimberly Hawkey & Assaf Gleizner.


Candice Guardino to Bring GILDA AND MARGARETTE to Second City, Beginning 5/7Candice Guardino to Bring GILDA AND MARGARETTE to Second City, Beginning 5/7
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Los Angeles)

(4/20/2015) - Candice Guardino is adding to her list of successful theatrical productions with the debut of Gilda and Margarette, a sketch comedy show.


Review Roundup: LIVING ON LOVE Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: LIVING ON LOVE Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups

(4/20/2015) - Four time Grammy Award winner Renee Fleming makes her Broadway debut alongside Tony Award nominee Douglas Sills, two-time Emmy Award nominee Anna Chlumsky, Jerry O'Connell, Blake Hammond and Scott Robertson in Living on Love by two-time Tony Award winner Joe DiPietro, based on the play Peccadillo by Garson Kanin, and directed by three-time Tony Award winner Kathleen Marshall. Living on Love opens tonight, April 20, 2015 at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street). Let's see what the critics had to say...


Paula Poundstone and THE CAKE BOSS Set for Berkshire Theatre Group This FallPaula Poundstone and THE CAKE BOSS Set for Berkshire Theatre Group This Fall
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Boston)

(4/20/2015) - Berkshire Theatre Group is pleased announce NPR comedian Paula Poundstone and The Cake Boss, Buddy Valastro's The Bakin' with the Boss Tour added to Berkshire Theatre Group's fall lineup. Tickets will go on sale at 10am on Monday, April 27.




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