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The Philippines' Megastar Sharon Cuneta Holds One-Night-Only Concert at Queens College, 7/8 The Philippines' Megastar Sharon Cuneta Holds One-Night-Only Concert at Queens College, 7/8
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2017

he Philippines' Megastar Sharon Cuneta, singer, actress, and television personality, will perform in a one-night-only concert at Kupferberg Center for the Arts at Queens College (153-49 Reeves Avenue, Flushing, N.Y.) on Saturday, July 8, at 8 p.m. She will share the stage with comedienne Ai-Ai Delas... (more...)
ANNE FRANK IN THE GAZA STRIP Hits Planet Connections Tonight ANNE FRANK IN THE GAZA STRIP Hits Planet Connections Tonight
by BWW News Desk - June 24, 2017

Israelis and Muslims and Republicans, oh my! Anne Frank IN THE GAZA STRIP, written by Monica Bauer, is headed to the 2017 Planet Connection Theatre Festivity, which runs now through July 9, 2017 at The Clemente, 107 Suffolk Street, NYC.... (more...)
Join THE LITTLE HOURS' Aubrey Plaza, Dave Franco & Jeff Baena for Live Reading of THE DECAMERON in NYC Join THE LITTLE HOURS' Aubrey Plaza, Dave Franco & Jeff Baena for Live Reading of THE DECAMERON in NYC
by Movies News Desk - June 23, 2017

Hear ye, hear ye! On June 28th, Aubrey Plaza, Dave Franco and writer/director Jeff Baena will perform a live reading of stories from Giovanni Boccaccio's The Decameron tied to the June 30th release of their film THE LITTLE HOURS.... (more...)
Recent Cutbacks to Return to The PIT with Double Feature Fridays Recent Cutbacks to Return to The PIT with Double Feature Fridays
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

The PIT (Stephen Stout, Artistic Director) is proud to announce the return of acclaimed company Recent Cutbacks with their hit film parodies Hold On To Your Butts and Fly, You Fools! for three Double Feature Fridays, starting June 23, 2017.... (more...)
Charles Curtis's Powerful Drama STRINGS to Play Fresh Fruit Festival Charles Curtis's Powerful Drama STRINGS to Play Fresh Fruit Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

The Fresh Fruit Festival, celebrating 15 years, presents Charles Curtis' powerful drama, STRINGS.... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at OCCASION FOR SIN at Planet Connections Photo Flash: First Look at OCCASION FOR SIN at Planet Connections
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

A Jewish saint battles the Spanish Inquisition over the conquest of Peru in the new musical Occasion for Sin, with script and lyrics by Katherine Brann Fredricks, based on the writings of Teresa of Avila and Garcilaso de la Vega, and music by three-time Grammy-winner, Oriente Lopez. BroadwayWorld ha... (more...)
David Sabella to Headline THE PHILLIE TRILOGY at 2017 Fresh Fruit Festival David Sabella to Headline THE PHILLIE TRILOGY at 2017 Fresh Fruit Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

David Sabella, who originated the role of Mary Sunshine in the smash-hit revival of Chicago (currently running at the Ambassador Theatre), will head the cast of Doug DeVita's award-winning The Phillie Trilogy, opening July 19 at The Wild Project as part of the 15th Annual Fresh Fruit Festival.... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at DISCOUNT GHOST STORIES: WELL WORN WORDS at Ars Nova's ANT Fest 2017 Photo Flash: First Look at DISCOUNT GHOST STORIES: WELL WORN WORDS at Ars Nova's ANT Fest 2017
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

Ars Nova presents Discount Ghost Stories: Well Worn Words as a part of ANT Fest 2017, conceived by Jessica Kahkoska and Alexander Sage Oyen, music & lyrics by Alexander Sage Oyen, adapted text and non-fiction by Jessica Kahkoska, and fiction by James Presson. The production is directed by Austin Reg... (more...)
Casting Announced for RADIO GALAXY as Part of TRU Voices New Plays Reading Series Casting Announced for RADIO GALAXY as Part of TRU Voices New Plays Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces Radio Galaxy, the third and final show of the TRU Voices New Plays Reading Series, on Monday, June 26, 2017 at 7pm at Soho Playhouse, 15 Vandam Street, NYC.... (more...)
PINKALICIOUS, GRUFF! and More Set for Summer Family Theater Festival at McGinn/Cazale Theater PINKALICIOUS, GRUFF! and More Set for Summer Family Theater Festival at McGinn/Cazale Theater
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

The first SUMMER FAMILY THEATER FESTIVAL at the McGinn/Cazale Theater on Manhattan's Upper West Side offers a cool range of family-friendly entertainment for the hot summer months, with productions by Vital Theatre Company, Doppelskope, The Amazing Max and Ragtag Theatre Company, as well as summer c... (more...)
Carnegie Hall Box Office, CarnegieCharge, Museum & Shop Set Summer Schedule Carnegie Hall Box Office, CarnegieCharge, Museum & Shop Set Summer Schedule
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

Carnegie Hall has announced its summer schedule for its Box Office and CarnegieCharge, museum, tours and shop. Details below!... (more...)
Erik Ehn's QUIET HOUSE Begins Tonight at Planet Connections Erik Ehn's QUIET HOUSE Begins Tonight at Planet Connections
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

Erik Ehn's Quiet House directed by Glory Kadigan premieres tonight, June 23, at the 2017 Planet Connections Theatre Festivity (The Festivity runs June 12 - July 9 at The Clemente, 107 Suffolk Street, NYC). The presentation will be tonight, June 23rd, at 7:00 p.m.... (more...)
Oriente Lopez's New Musical OCCASION FOR SIN Begins Tonight at Planet Connections Oriente Lopez's New Musical OCCASION FOR SIN Begins Tonight at Planet Connections
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

A Jewish saint battles the Spanish Inquisition over the conquest of Peru in the new musical Occasion for Sin by Grammy Award winning composer Oriente Lopez.... (more...)
Photo Flash: Playwright Jonathan Rand Visits Actors Connection's LAW & ORDER: NRU at 777 Theater Photo Flash: Playwright Jonathan Rand Visits Actors Connection's LAW & ORDER: NRU at 777 Theater
by BroadwayWorld JR - June 22, 2017

Jonathan Rand is among the most popular contemporary playwrights writing today, his plays having been performed over 19,400 times in all 50 states and in 59 countries. Last Saturday, Actors Connection Kids & Teens premiered his latest play, Law & Order: NRU at the 777 Theater. Rand flew in to watch ... (more...)
Lincoln Center's Mostly Mozart Festival 2017 Announces Opening Lineup Lincoln Center's Mostly Mozart Festival 2017 Announces Opening Lineup
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2017

Lincoln Center's Mostly Mozart Festival , one of New York's premier summer performance series, kicks off its 51st season on July 25. Among the highlights in the first two weeks are a special opening concert led by Louis Langrée, Renée and Robert Belfer Music Director, featuring traditional and indig... (more...)
Jessica DiGiovanni, Gabe Fazio Sign on for THE LAST at SheNYC Festival Jessica DiGiovanni, Gabe Fazio Sign on for THE LAST at SheNYC Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2017

Jessica DiGiovanni and Gabe Fazio have signed on for 'THE LAST' at the SheNYC Summer Theater Festival. The new play by Angelica Zollo will run at the Connelly Theater this July.... (more...)
Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo to Perform at 17th New York Guitar Seminar Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo to Perform at 17th New York Guitar Seminar
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2017

The celebrated Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo will perform at the 17th New York Guitar Seminar at Mannes on Tuesday, June 27. The Duo will be joined by Rene Izquierdo and Duo Cantabile in a concert and conversation honoring Cuban guitarist and Maestro Elias Barreiro.... (more...)
House of Yes to Host Fourth of July 'Summer of Love' Dance Party & BBQ House of Yes to Host Fourth of July 'Summer of Love' Dance Party & BBQ
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2017

House of Yes, New York's favorite party people return once again to the beautiful outdoor private park at the Vander Ende-Onderdonk House for their second annual July 4th FREE with RSVP ($10 at the door) party and BBQ from 1pm-9pm.... (more...)
TDF's National Open Captioning Initiative Announces New Sponsorships Across the U.S. TDF's National Open Captioning Initiative Announces New Sponsorships Across the U.S.
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2017

TDF's National Open Captioning Initiative (NOCI), which offers two-year partnerships with regional theatres and performing arts centers across the United States to sponsor open captioned performances, has announced the theatres that will receive their first year of sponsorship to help expand their a... (more...)
BOYS' NIGHT Cirquelesque Revue Celebrates Four Years at The Slipper Room BOYS' NIGHT Cirquelesque Revue Celebrates Four Years at The Slipper Room
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2017

Created and produced by Ben Franklin,  Jason Mejias, Joshua Dean and Mr. Gorgeous, Boys' Night, the "All-Male Cirquelesque Revue" is celebrating four years of playful and saucy extravaganzas showcasing the arts of circus and burlesque.... (more...)
Carnegie Hall Medal of Excellence Gala Honors Philanthropist Adrienne Arsht Carnegie Hall Medal of Excellence Gala Honors Philanthropist Adrienne Arsht
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2017

Carnegie Hall honored philanthropist Adrienne Arsht by giving her the Carnegie Hall Medal of Excellence. The event was held at The Plaza Hotel's Grand Ballroom.... (more...)
Photo Flash: Riant Theatre's 2017 Strawberry One-Act Festival Hosts Cocktail Reception Photo Flash: Riant Theatre's 2017 Strawberry One-Act Festival Hosts Cocktail Reception
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2017

The AUDELCO Award-winning Riant Theatre held a cocktail reception to celebrate NYC's upcoming Strawberry One-Act Festival. Proceeds from the event went to benefit The Riant Theatre's Youth Empowerment Scholarship Awards, which provides valuable hands-on internships for teenagers and college students... (more...)
Transgender North Carolina Musical, THE BODY POLITIC, Announces Full Cast for NYMF Premiere Transgender North Carolina Musical, THE BODY POLITIC, Announces Full Cast for NYMF Premiere
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2017

The Body Politic, a new musical about transgender and Muslim discrimination in North Carolina, announces its full cast ahead of its New York premiere July 18-21 at Playwrights Horizons, as part of the 2017 New York Musical Theatre Festival.... (more...)
Live-Riffed INDEPENDENCE DAY Screening Set for Q.E.D. in Astoria Live-Riffed INDEPENDENCE DAY Screening Set for Q.E.D. in Astoria
by Movies News Desk - June 21, 2017

Movies R Dumb has announced a special bonus edition of their live-riffing show at Q.E.D. in Astoria, where they will be screening 1996 overblown sci-fi classic, Independence Day on Monday, July 3 at 9pm.... (more...)
Twyla Tharp Dance, Dorrance Dance and More Slated for The Joyce Theater's 2017-18 Fall & Winter Season; Lineup Announced! Twyla Tharp Dance, Dorrance Dance and More Slated for The Joyce Theater's 2017-18 Fall & Winter Season; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2017

Linda Shelton, Executive Director of The Joyce Theater, announced today the organization's programming for its 2017-2018 fall/winter season.... (more...)