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Shefik Named Guest Speaker at the 7th Annual Broadway Sings for PrideShefik Named Guest Speaker at the 7th Annual Broadway Sings for Pride
June 25, 2017

Media personality Shefik (Executive Producer and Host of the nationally-syndicated radio show, Shefik presents Invocation) has been named guest speaker at the 7th Annual Broadway Sing for Pride charit... (more...)


BWW Review: THANK YOU FOR BEING A FRIEND at Empire StageBWW Review: THANK YOU FOR BEING A FRIEND at Empire Stage
by John Lariviere - June 25, 2017

Direct from NYC, Empire Stage presents the South Florida premiere of Thank You For Being a Friend - A Golden Girls Musical Parody, written and directed by Nick Brennan. This new musical is a parody of... (more...)


A Work Of Heart Productions Presents 54 SINGS GODSPELLA Work Of Heart Productions Presents 54 SINGS GODSPELL
June 24, 2017

A Work of Heart Productions (WHP) is proud to present Stephen Schwartz and John-Michael Tebelak's Godspell in concert at Feinstein's/54 Below on Sunday, July 9th at 7pm and 9:30pm. This delightful eve... (more...)


Multi-Award Winning Actor A. Russell Andrews to Star in Dark Comedy BECOMING HUMAN at McCadden Place TheatreMulti-Award Winning Actor A. Russell Andrews to Star in Dark Comedy BECOMING HUMAN at McCadden Place Theatre
June 24, 2017

A. Russell Andrews will star in BECOMING HUMAN, a new dark comedy written by Dr. Nicki Joy Monti and directed by Diana Wyenn. (more...)


Performances Begin 6/28 for HEISENBERG at the Mark Taper ForumPerformances Begin 6/28 for HEISENBERG at the Mark Taper Forum
June 23, 2017

Preview performances begin June 28 for 'Heisenberg' at the Mark Taper Forum. Written by Tony Award and two-time Olivier Award winner Simon Stephens, 'Heisenberg' opens July 6 and will continue through... (more...)


Peninsula Players Theatre Awarded Grant from The Shubert FoundationPeninsula Players Theatre Awarded Grant from The Shubert Foundation
June 23, 2017

Peninsula Players Theatre, Door County's premier professional theater, has been awarded a $15,000 grant for general operating support from The Shubert Foundation, Inc., which is dedicated to sustainin... (more...)


Tiny Dynamite to Present U.S. Premiere of PERFECT BLUE This SummerTiny Dynamite to Present U.S. Premiere of PERFECT BLUE This Summer
June 23, 2017

Philadelphia theatre company Tiny Dynamite is bringing an explosive and inventive piece of theatre to Christ Church Neighborhood House this summer. The company is presenting the US Premiere of G.S. Wa... (more...)


The Kilroys Unveil 4th Annual List of Recommended Plays, Featuring Works by Nwandu, FastHorse, Yee and MoreThe Kilroys Unveil 4th Annual List of Recommended Plays, Featuring Works by Nwandu, FastHorse, Yee and More
June 23, 2017

Continuing the fight to achieve gender parity in the American Theater, LA-based playwright/producer collective The Kilroys has facilitated its fourth annual List of industry-recommended new plays. (more...)


Scoop: 48 HOURS on CBS - Today, June 24, 2017Scoop: 48 HOURS on CBS - Today, June 24, 2017
by - June 23, 2017

Get all the scoop on 48 HOURS, airing on CBS on today, June 24, 2017! (more...)


King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Release New Album 'Murder of the Universe'King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Release New Album 'Murder of the Universe'
June 23, 2017

Melbourne septet King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard - who play a heady combination of psychedelia, prog rock, freakbeat, jazz, heavy metal and Krautrock at a breathless punk pace - have released their... (more...)


Go Jellyfishing for Tickets to SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS Starting MondayGo Jellyfishing for Tickets to SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS Starting Monday
June 23, 2017

Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, June 26 at 10:00am ET for SpongeBob SquarePants on Broadway at The Palace Theatre (1564 Broadway - Broadway at 47th Street). Preview performances be... (more...)


The LEGO Group Announces Building Sets Based On The LEGO' NINJAGO' MovieThe LEGO Group Announces Building Sets Based On The LEGO' NINJAGO' Movie
June 23, 2017

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TV One Premieres New Season of Award-Winning Series UNSUNG, 7/9TV One Premieres New Season of Award-Winning Series UNSUNG, 7/9
June 23, 2017

TV One's longest-running and award-winning series, UNSUNG, will launch its eleventh season on a brand new night with a dynamic new line-up of the music and stories of perseverance, determination and s... (more...)


R&B/Pop Recording Artist Drew Vision Teams with Producer Bryan Michael Cox on New ProjectR&B/Pop Recording Artist Drew Vision Teams with Producer Bryan Michael Cox on New Project
June 23, 2017

Fresh off a music video premiering on BET Soul, feature articles in VIBE and Billboard, and a tidal wave of momentum throughout 2017, NYC's Drew Vision has teamed up with executive producer Bryan Mich... (more...)


SISTER ACT Comes to The Bristol Hippodrome this AugustSISTER ACT Comes to The Bristol Hippodrome this August
June 23, 2017

Jamie Wilson is delighted to announce casting for Curve's all new production of the hit musical comedy SISTER ACT, directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood and opening at Bristol Hippodrome o... (more...)


Other Theatre Announces 4th SeasonOther Theatre Announces 4th Season
June 22, 2017

The Other Theatre Company, now rebranded as "Other Theatre," is pleased to announce its 4th season, kicking off this fall with the world premiere of Martin Zimmerman's comedic graphic novel for the st... (more...)


San Diego Musical Theatre Announced Cast and Creative Team of PUMP UP THE VOLUMESan Diego Musical Theatre Announced Cast and Creative Team of PUMP UP THE VOLUME
June 22, 2017

Oh, snap! The 90's are back! San Diego Musical Theatre (SDMT) announced today the complete cast and creative team for the World Premiere of Pump Up the Volume: A 90's Palooza! From the creators of the... (more...)


New Members Elected to OPERA America's Board of DirectorsNew Members Elected to OPERA America's Board of Directors
June 22, 2017

OPERA America, the national service organization for opera and the nation's leading champion for American opera, is pleased to announce that seven members have been elected to the organization's Board... (more...)


HAMLET Gets Diverse, Dynamic Staging by Freehold's Engaged TheatreHAMLET Gets Diverse, Dynamic Staging by Freehold's Engaged Theatre
June 22, 2017

The genius of Shakespeare's plays is their ability to resonate in every age. The timelessness of HAMLET combined with Freehold's Engaged Theatre productions' intentionally dynamic and diverse staging ... (more...)


BWW Preview: WEEKENDER in Columbia, SCBWW Preview: WEEKENDER in Columbia, SC
by Patrick Michael Kelly - June 22, 2017

CLOSING! Columbia Children's Theatre presents THE COMMEDIA SLEEPING BEAUTY, adapted and directed by Jerry Stevenson. The show opens Saturday, June 24 with performances at 10:30 AM and 7:00 PM and clos... (more...)


Wayne Kirkpatrick on Bringing SOMETHING ROTTEN! To His HometownWayne Kirkpatrick on Bringing SOMETHING ROTTEN! To His Hometown
by Jeffrey Ellis - June 22, 2017

Try as you might, chances are you won't be very lucky in convincing Wayne Kirkpatrick to give you the scoop about his next Broadway musical - that information is kept under the strictest of confidence... (more...)


Investigation Discovery to Premiere One-Hour Timely Special BLACK AND BLUE, 6/25Investigation Discovery to Premiere One-Hour Timely Special BLACK AND BLUE, 6/25
June 22, 2017

Produced exclusively for ID by NBC News' Peacock Productions, and featuring investigative reporting from Emmy Award-winning journalist Tony Harris, BLACK AND BLUE premieres this Saturday, June 24 at 8... (more...)


Plays from Neil LaBute, Alan Zweibel and More Set for SUMMER SHORTS 2017 at 59E59Plays from Neil LaBute, Alan Zweibel and More Set for SUMMER SHORTS 2017 at 59E59
June 22, 2017

59E59 Theaters will welcome Throughline Artists with SUMMER SHORTS 2017, the annual festival of six short plays tailor-made for summer viewing, now celebrating its 11th season. SUMMER SHORTS 2017 begi... (more...)


Photo Flash: Jessie Mueller & Heather Headley Featured at Chicago Shakespeare's GALA 2017Photo Flash: Jessie Mueller & Heather Headley Featured at Chicago Shakespeare's GALA 2017
June 22, 2017

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) celebrated the culmination of the 30th Anniversary Season with GALA 2017 on Friday, June 9, 2017 at the Theater's home on Navy Pier-raising a record-breaking $1.74 mi... (more...)


Rec Room Arts Continues Inaugural Season with DEAD ROCKSTAR SING-A-LONG CLUBRec Room Arts Continues Inaugural Season with DEAD ROCKSTAR SING-A-LONG CLUB
June 22, 2017

George Michael, 53, born Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou on June 25, 1963 in Finchley, North London, died December 25, 2016 and left the world broken-hearted. One of the greatest singers, songwriters, an... (more...)