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BIO: Talking Heads was an American New Wave and avant-garde band formed in 1975 in New York City and active until 1991. The band comprised David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Tina Weymouth and Jerry Harrison.... (read more...)

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Casting Announced for LEGALLY BLONDE At Edinburgh's Festival TheatreCasting Announced for LEGALLY BLONDE At Edinburgh's Festival Theatre
by Natalie O'Donoghue - April 28, 2017

OMG you guys!!! Legally Blonde The Musical is coming to the Festival Theatre in November! (more...)


Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/28; IN THE HEIGHTS in DC, HERE LIES LOVE at Seattle Rep and More!Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/28; IN THE HEIGHTS in DC, HERE LIES LOVE at Seattle Rep and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - April 28, 2017

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature a Spanish... (more...)


Corey Feldman And Celebrity Friends Take A Stand Against Bullying By Hosting Modern Day Telethon for AutismCorey Feldman And Celebrity Friends Take A Stand Against Bullying By Hosting Modern Day Telethon for Autism
April 27, 2017

ACT Today! (Autism Care and Treatment Today!), a national non-profit organization whose mission is to provide access to care and treatment to children with autism, will be the beneficiary of a special... (more...)


BOEING, BOEING to Land at Stage Door Players This SpringBOEING, BOEING to Land at Stage Door Players This Spring
April 27, 2017

Stage Door Players to present Boeing, Boeing a comedy by Marc Camoletti. (more...)


GREAT COMET Creators Dave Malloy and Rachel Chavkin Win Smithsonian's 2017 Ingenuity AwardGREAT COMET Creators Dave Malloy and Rachel Chavkin Win Smithsonian's 2017 Ingenuity Award
April 27, 2017

Smithsonian magazine announced today the first winners of the 2017 American Ingenuity Awards. Dave Malloy, creator, and Rachel Chavkin, director of the renowned Broadway musical Natasha, Pierre & The ... (more...)


Rita Simons, Lucie Jones And Bill Ward Lead New UK Tour Of LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICALRita Simons, Lucie Jones And Bill Ward Lead New UK Tour Of LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL
April 27, 2017

OMG you guys!!! Legally Blonde The Musical is going on tour! EastEnders' Rita Simon, Lucie Jones, who is representing the UK in the Eurovision Song Contest with 'Never Give Up On You' on Saturday M... (more...)


Actor Jeffrey Wright, Artist Carrie Mae Weems to be Honored by National Youth CharityActor Jeffrey Wright, Artist Carrie Mae Weems to be Honored by National Youth Charity
April 26, 2017

Celebrities and other luminaries will converge on Gotham Hall in Manhattan as award-winning actor Jeffrey Wright and acclaimed artist Carrie Mae Weems are honored by The Brotherhood/Sister Sol (Bro/Si... (more...)


Starry HERE LIES LOVE Extends Into June at Seattle RepStarry HERE LIES LOVE Extends Into June at Seattle Rep
April 26, 2017

Due to popular demand, Seattle Rep has announced an extension for Here Lies Love, now playing through June 18, 2017.  (more...)


WOODY SEZ and THE ARAN ISLANDS Slated for Summer at Irish RepWOODY SEZ and THE ARAN ISLANDS Slated for Summer at Irish Rep
April 26, 2017

Irish Repertory Theatre has announced its Summer 2017 Season. On the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage will be WOODY SEZ: THE LIFE & MUSIC OF WOODY GUTHRIE, directed by Nick Corley (Kissing Jessica Ste... (more...)


Didy Weldman to Present UMANOOVE in THE HAPPINESS PROJECT at The PlaceDidy Weldman to Present UMANOOVE in THE HAPPINESS PROJECT at The Place
April 25, 2017

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VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Seattle Rep's HERE LIES LOVEVIDEO: Watch Highlights of Seattle Rep's HERE LIES LOVE
by Stage Tube - April 24, 2017

Seattle Repertory Theatre is currently presenting the star-studded, immersive theatrical event, Here Lies Love. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)


BWW Review: Seattle Rep's HERE LIES LOVE Brings Down the House ... LiterallyBWW Review: Seattle Rep's HERE LIES LOVE Brings Down the House ... Literally
by Jay Irwin - April 21, 2017

A few years back on one of my trips to New York, pretty much anyone I talked to about what shows I was seeing was aghast that I wasn't seeing 'Here Lies Love' Off-Broadway. And to each of them I'd sa... (more...)


Q&A with David Byrne Among Public Programs for Seattle Rep's HERE LIES LOVEQ&A with David Byrne Among Public Programs for Seattle Rep's HERE LIES LOVE
April 20, 2017

With great excitement, Seattle Repertory Theatre is set to celebrate the opening of the most anticipated show of the season this week, Here Lies Love, the work of culture and music icons David Byrne (... (more...)


Sue Perkins, Sara Pascoe, Richard Herring and Many More Shows Announced as Part of Pleasance's Edinburgh Fringe 2017 Line-Up!Sue Perkins, Sara Pascoe, Richard Herring and Many More Shows Announced as Part of Pleasance's Edinburgh Fringe 2017 Line-Up!
April 20, 2017

On Thursday, 20th April Pleasance Theatre Trust announces 132 more shows on sale with an array of exciting newcomers and Festival favourites highlighting the pages of Edinburgh Fringe 2017 programme. (more...)


Jonathan Groff, Rebecca Luker and More to Take the Stage at Symphony Space's 2017 Spring GalaJonathan Groff, Rebecca Luker and More to Take the Stage at Symphony Space's 2017 Spring Gala
April 18, 2017

Symphony Space, the performing arts center known for its original music, film, dance, and literary programs, will honor Theodore S. Chapin and Lenore & Robert Davis at the 2017 Spring Gala at Capitale... (more...)


Benjamin Clementine Reschedules Carnegie Hall Show to 4/5Benjamin Clementine Reschedules Carnegie Hall Show to 4/5
April 18, 2017

Benjamin Clementine, the acclaimed British singer, songwriter and pianist, will headline Carnegie Hall on October 5, 2017. Starting Friday, April 21, tickets will be available at carnegiehall.org or b... (more...)


Photo Flash: Charing Cross Theatre presents THE BRAILLE LEGACYPhoto Flash: Charing Cross Theatre presents THE BRAILLE LEGACY
April 18, 2017

The world premiere of a major new musical, "The Braille Legacy", is the thrilling, true, inspirational and epic story of Louis Braille, a young blind boy who wanted the same chance in life as those wh... (more...)


NYC and Austin Theatre Companies Join Forces to Present BUTCHER HOLLER HERE WE COMENYC and Austin Theatre Companies Join Forces to Present BUTCHER HOLLER HERE WE COME
April 18, 2017

AZTEC ECONOMY in association with THEATRE SYNESTHESIA is pleased to announce the Austin premiere of BUTCHER HOLLER HERE WE COME by Casey Wimpee, directed by Leah Bonvissuto. (more...)


Jeremy Piven to Lead In-Depth Discussion with Kevin Spacey for Gene Siskel Film CenterJeremy Piven to Lead In-Depth Discussion with Kevin Spacey for Gene Siskel Film Center
April 17, 2017

Chicago's own Jeremy Piven will lead an in-depth discussion with Gene Siskel Film Center Renaissance Award recipient Kevin Spacey at this year's annual benefit 'Kevin Spacey: Renaissance Man,' Saturda... (more...)


Wilde's Banned Biblical Play SALOME Opens 2017 Season for Provincetown TheaterWilde's Banned Biblical Play SALOME Opens 2017 Season for Provincetown Theater
April 15, 2017

Oscar Wilde's wildly controversial "Salome" will be presented May 4 to May 20 at The Provincetown Theater. Written in 1891, the play was quickly condemned as a blasphemous take on The Old Testament ta... (more...)


BAM Presents World Premiere of Brooklyn Youth Chorus' SILENT VOICESBAM Presents World Premiere of Brooklyn Youth Chorus' SILENT VOICES
April 14, 2017

Celebrating the Grammy Award-winning Brooklyn Youth Chorus' 25th anniversary, Silent Voices is a fully-staged multimedia, multi-composer work conceived, commissioned, produced, and performed by the ch... (more...)


Brooklyn Youth Chorus to Premiere SILENT VOICES at BAMBrooklyn Youth Chorus to Premiere SILENT VOICES at BAM
April 14, 2017

On May 12 & 13, the Grammy Award-winning Brooklyn Youth Chorus will premiere their new work Silent Voices at the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House. Silent Voices is a fully-staged multimedia, multi-compos... (more...)


Photos: First Look at Jaygee Macapugay, Mark Bautista & More in HERE LIES LOVE in SeattlePhotos: First Look at Jaygee Macapugay, Mark Bautista & More in HERE LIES LOVE in Seattle
April 13, 2017

Seattle Repertory Theatre is currently presenting the star-studded, immersive theatrical event, Here Lies Love. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)


The New Diorama Theatre Announces New Rehearsal Space ND2The New Diorama Theatre Announces New Rehearsal Space ND2
April 13, 2017

Today The New Diorama Theatre announced an exciting new initiative, having signed a one year lease with London based property developer British Land, to create the largest rehearsal space in Central L... (more...)


ETHEL String Quartet Partners with Ringling Museum for CIRCUS - WANDERING CITYETHEL String Quartet Partners with Ringling Museum for CIRCUS - WANDERING CITY
April 11, 2017

ETHEL, the renowned New York City-based string quartet, has announced Circus - Wandering City, an evening-length multimedia performance that explores the phenomenon of circus through the eyes and insi... (more...)







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