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New Museum to Publish TRAP DOOR: Trans Cultural Production and the Politics of Visibility New Museum to Publish TRAP DOOR: Trans Cultural Production and the Politics of Visibility
by BWW News Desk - July 20, 2017

This fall, the New Museum will publish Trap Door: Trans Cultural Production and the Politics of Visibility, edited by Reina Gossett, Eric A. Stanley, and Johanna Burton. Trap Door, to be released November 2017, is the third installment in the New Museum's Critical Anthologies in Art and Culture seri... (more...)
Forest Whitaker to Guest Star on EMPIRE Forest Whitaker to Guest Star on EMPIRE
by Stephanie Wild - July 20, 2017

Academy Award- and Golden Globe-winning actor, director and producer Forest Whitaker (“The Last King of Scotland,” “Arrival,” “Lee Daniels' The Butler”) will guest-star in a multi-episode arc on EMPIRE, beginning this fall on FOX.... (more...)
HBO Receives 111 EMMY AWARDS; More Than Any Other Network HBO Receives 111 EMMY AWARDS; More Than Any Other Network
by TV News Desk - July 13, 2017

HBO received 111 Primetime Emmy® nominations, the most of any network for the 17th year in a row, for the upcoming 69th Primetime Emmy Awards®, which were announced today in Los Angeles.... (more...)
July Events Announced at Blue Note Hawaii July Events Announced at Blue Note Hawaii
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2017

The good times continue this month at Blue Note Hawaii with an eclectic lineup of local talent, national artists and side-splitting comedians. The Henry Kapono Artist to Artist Series continues with Malani Bilyeu of Kalapana, promising chicken-skin moments for all in attendance. Mike Lewis & Friends... (more...)
MEDINAH, First Ever Sci-Fi Television Series From the Middle East to Premiere at Comic-Con MEDINAH, First Ever Sci-Fi Television Series From the Middle East to Premiere at Comic-Con
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2017

Medinah, the first ever international sci-fi/fantasy television series from the Middle East, will be premiering at Comic-Con 2017 on Thursday, July 20th. A new original series created by Middle Eastern filmmaker Ahmed Al Baker developed and realized by the creative team whose credits include JigSaw,... (more...)
Disney Struggling to Cast Lead Roles in Live-Action ALADDIN Reboot Disney Struggling to Cast Lead Roles in Live-Action ALADDIN Reboot
by Caryn Robbins - July 11, 2017

Disney is struggling to find its leads for the recently announced live-action remake of its hit 1992 animated film ALADDIN. The site reports that the studio and the film's director Guy Ritchie put out a global casting call back in March in an attempt to find its Aladdin and Jasmine for the project.... (more...)
Scoop: THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN on CBS - Thursday, July 6, 2017- Friday, July 14, 2017 Scoop: THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN on CBS - Thursday, July 6, 2017- Friday, July 14, 2017
by TV Scoop - July 06, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN, airing on CBS on Thursday, July 6, 2017!... (more...)
Scoop: LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN 7/6 - 7/14 on CBS Scoop: LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN 7/6 - 7/14 on CBS
by TV Scoop - July 06, 2017

Get all the scoop on LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN 7/7 - 7/14, airing on CBS... (more...)
Heroic Spirit of White Helmets Featured in PBS Documentary LAST MEN IN ALEPPO Heroic Spirit of White Helmets Featured in PBS Documentary LAST MEN IN ALEPPO
by TV News Desk - July 06, 2017

The White Helmets are the subject of Last Men in Aleppo, the searing documentary directed by Feras Fayyad that won the World Documentary Grand Jury Prize at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. The film has its national broadcast premiere on July 10 at 10 p.m. (check local listings) on the PBS documenta... (more...)
Camille A. Brown and Paul Taylor Come to the MV PAC and The Yard Camille A. Brown and Paul Taylor Come to the MV PAC and The Yard
by BWW News Desk - July 05, 2017

In a compressed 2-week period, THE YARD presents two distinctive, critically acclaimed views - through dance-making of a potent American landscape: Taylor in his lifelong survey of popular cultural sources, Brown in her ongoing deep dive into the complex social reality of black identities of both me... (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Pasek & Paul Among New Members of Academy of Motion Pictures Lin-Manuel Miranda, Pasek & Paul Among New Members of Academy of Motion Pictures
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2017

Yesterday, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that it has invited 774 new members to join its prestigious ranks. The talented list marks the largest number of members ever invited, surpassing last year's previous record of 683.... (more...)
RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards: LGBTQ activist, window washer turned cargo airline CEO, ballet dancer and youth philanthropist among this year's recipients RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards: LGBTQ activist, window washer turned cargo airline CEO, ballet dancer and youth philanthropist among this year's recipients
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2017

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DAMAC Chosen for USD1 Billion Historic Port Transformation of Oman's Waterfront Tourist Development DAMAC Chosen for USD1 Billion Historic Port Transformation of Oman's Waterfront Tourist Development
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2017

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HIP TO HIP Announces Free Shakespeare in the Parks HIP TO HIP Announces Free Shakespeare in the Parks
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2017

Hip to Hip Theatre Company, under the Artistic Direction of Jason Marr is proud to announce its 2017 season of Free Shakespeare in the Parks. Now in its eleventh season, Hip to Hip will tour in repertory with William Shakespeare's Henry IV, Part 1: The Prince and the Rebel and Measure for Measure fr... (more...)
BRIC to Celebrate Brooklyn with Pharoah Sanders, The Soul Rebels, Tei Shi, Lila Downs, and More BRIC to Celebrate Brooklyn with Pharoah Sanders, The Soul Rebels, Tei Shi, Lila Downs, and More
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2017

The BRIC Festival has announced its full lineup! See the full schedule below!... (more...)
SHUBBAK, London's Festival of Contemporary Arab Culture, Kicks Off July 1st SHUBBAK, London's Festival of Contemporary Arab Culture, Kicks Off July 1st
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2017

Shubbak, London's festival of contemporary Arab culture, has become a key event in the arts calendar of the UK and the Arab World, and 2017 will be the 4th edition of this biennial festival.... (more...)
Lexli International Introduces Esthetician Scholarship Program Lexli International Introduces Esthetician Scholarship Program
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2017

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Jon Kinzel to Perform New Work This Month at The Yard Jon Kinzel to Perform New Work This Month at The Yard
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2017

With a cast of five, including four dancers and one sculptor, Jon Kinzel's untitled new work explores new performance material, dance vocabulary, humor, gravitas, and the connections between live art and object making. The piece reveals unadorned and deeply detailed kinetic, articulate, and visual l... (more...)
Hero Syrian Volunteers Documented in LAST MEN IN ALEPPO on PBS 7/10 Hero Syrian Volunteers Documented in LAST MEN IN ALEPPO on PBS 7/10
by TV News Desk - June 08, 2017

Captured with incredible intimacy and urgency, LAST MEN IN ALEPPO shows the White Helmets at work in the wake of bombing raids.... (more...)
SABIC Partners with DuPont to Enhance EHS Performance SABIC Partners with DuPont to Enhance EHS Performance
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2017

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Cast Announced for Definition Theatre Company's Chicago Debut of AN OCTOROON Cast Announced for Definition Theatre Company's Chicago Debut of AN OCTOROON
by BWW News Desk - June 05, 2017

Definition Theatre Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Tyrone Phillips and Managing Director Neel McNeill, announces casting for the first play of its 2017-2018 season, the Chicago premiere of An Octoroon by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins (Gloria, Appropriate), produced in association with Go... (more...)
Jackalope Theatre Company's 10th Season Features Three World Premieres Jackalope Theatre Company's 10th Season Features Three World Premieres
by BWW News Desk - June 05, 2017

Jackalope Theatre Company, under the artistic direction of Gus Menary, announces its 2017/18 season, the company's 10th. The upcoming season features four productions, including three world premieres.... (more...)
NYC In Your 20's to Host Third Annual TONY AWARDS Viewing Party NYC In Your 20's to Host Third Annual TONY AWARDS Viewing Party
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

Guys and dolls! Popular lifestyle e-magazine NYC In Your 20s is pleased to host our Third Annual Tony Awards Viewing Party at Iron Bar, a beautiful gastropub, restaurant and lounge that happens to be one of our favorite hangout spots in the Times Square area. Register through our group on Meet Up or... (more...)
CBS to Present Interfaith Special BEYOND TOLERANCE, 6/25 CBS to Present Interfaith Special BEYOND TOLERANCE, 6/25
by TV News Desk - May 26, 2017

In the wake of one of the most contentious elections in recent history, BEYOND TOLERANCE, a CBS Interfaith Special, tackles where we are as a country and ways to overcome prejudice and bigotry in communities across the United States.... (more...)
Stage Raw Announces Award Winners For Its Third Annual Awards Stage Raw Announces Award Winners For Its Third Annual Awards
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2017

Professional Los Angeles intimate theater companies and their friends sold out Los Angeles Theatre Center to support the third-ever STAGE RAW THEATRE AWARDS.... (more...)






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