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TUCK EVERLASTING, Will Swenson and More Among 2014-15 Suzi Bass Award Nominees; Full List! TUCK EVERLASTING, Will Swenson and More Among 2014-15 Suzi Bass Award Nominees; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - August 31, 2015

Tonight, the Suzi Bass Awards, Inc. revealed nominations for the 2014-2015 Atlanta professional theatrical season to theatre patrons and industry artists. The Suzi Nomination Party, which rotates venues, was hosted this year by Horizon Theatre. Guest announcers included the ladies of The Weird Siste... (more...)
SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER Reunion, Linda Lavin & More Set for 54 Below This Week SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER Reunion, Linda Lavin & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - August 31, 2015

This week at 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visitwww.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551.... (more...)
VIDEO: Idina Menzel Invites Her Smallest Fans On Stage to Sing 'Let It Go' at Tanglewood Concert VIDEO: Idina Menzel Invites Her Smallest Fans On Stage to Sing 'Let It Go' at Tanglewood Concert
by Caryn Robbins - August 31, 2015

Midway through the performance, the Tony winner asked all audience members who were no taller than knee-high to join her up on stage.... (more...)
Ed Sheeran's 'Photograph' Remixed Ed Sheeran's 'Photograph' Remixed
by BWW News Desk - August 23, 2015

Ed Sheeran's song 'Photograph' is a classic summer anthem that brings out the best emotions of the season. The increasingly popular young Dutch producer Chris Porter certainly agrees, recently announcing the release of his unofficial, but extremely powerful, remix of the song, bringing it deep into ... (more...)
AMERICAN IDIOT, HEATHERS, and More Headline New Line Theatre's 25th Anniversary Season AMERICAN IDIOT, HEATHERS, and More Headline New Line Theatre's 25th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - August 23, 2015

New Line Theatre, "the bad boy of musical theatre," celebrates its 25th anniversary season of adult, alternative musical theatre, with a new, expanded line-up, a brand new theatre, and a very special thank-you to the St. Louis community -- '25 for 25.' At the Thursday preview performance for each s... (more...)
Photo Gallery: KISS ME KATE at NextStop Theatre, Through September 13 Photo Gallery: KISS ME KATE at NextStop Theatre, Through September 13
by BWW News Desk - August 22, 2015

'Kiss Me Kate', music and lyrics by Cole Porter, book by Bella and Samuel Spewack, plays Thursdays through Sundays through September 13, 2015 at NextStop Theatre Company, in Herndon, Virginia. Check out photos from the show below!... (more...)
Rhonda Vincent Nabs IBMA Nomination for Female Vocalist of the Year; Hits the Road Again Soon Rhonda Vincent Nabs IBMA Nomination for Female Vocalist of the Year; Hits the Road Again Soon
by BWW News Desk - August 19, 2015

To say that 2015 has been a big year for 'The Queen of Bluegrass' Rhonda Vincent would be an understatement. She has transcended beyond the All American Bluegrass Girl who stole the nation's heart with her genuine songs and charismatic personality, by expanding her sound globally. With a highly succ... (more...)
Diana Krall Will Bring 'Wallflower World Tour' to Hollywood Bowl, 8/28-29 Diana Krall Will Bring 'Wallflower World Tour' to Hollywood Bowl, 8/28-29
by BWW News Desk - August 19, 2015

World-renowned jazz singer and pianist Diana Krall brings her 'Wallflower World Tour' to the Hollywood Bowl on Friday and Saturday, August 28 and 29, 2015, at 8:00 PM, performing with the Los Angeles Philharmonic.... (more...)
Over 60 Artists Set for THE ILIAD at Almeida Theatre Over 60 Artists Set for THE ILIAD at Almeida Theatre
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2015

A company of more than 60 artists will bring The Iliad to life in a durational reading on Friday 14 August. The reading will begin at the British Museum and culminate on the Almeida stage. The marathon reading is the latest event in the theatre's Almeida Greeks Festival which has so far seen Robert ... (more...)
BWW Reviews: ISC's MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING is a 1940s Charmer BWW Reviews: ISC's MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING is a 1940s Charmer
by Ellen Dostal - August 12, 2015

One of the keys to providing great entertainment is understanding your audience. For a theatre company that means knowing what your audience wants and then being able to provide it so they keep coming back for more. Independent Shakespeare Co. has done a brilliant job of both. Not only do they play ... (more...)
Community Theatre of Little Rock to Present DEATHTRAP Community Theatre of Little Rock to Present DEATHTRAP
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2015

The Community Theatre of Little Rock is pleased to begin its 60th Season with our Fall Drama 'Deathtrap' Ira Levin. Show dates are September 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 10th, 11th, 12th, and 13th, to be held at The Studio Theatre, 320 West 7th Street in Downtown Little Rock.... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Playwrights West's DEAR GALILEO Photo Flash: First Look at Playwrights West's DEAR GALILEO
by BWW News Desk - August 03, 2015

Playwrights West, a professional theatre company composed of nine acclaimed local playwrights, in association with CoHo Productions, proudly presents the World Premiere of Claire Willett's Dear Galileo, directed by Stephanie Mulligan. In the words of the author, Dear Galileo is 'a play about science... (more...)
The Nash Presents PAPA, BIRDSEED, and More in August The Nash Presents PAPA, BIRDSEED, and More in August
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2015

August storms in to Phoenix with a blast of incredible jazz, as local and visiting artists fill the calendar at The Nash. BIRDSEED brings an all - Charlie Parker concert, the new funky band MR. PEOPLE hit the stage for First Friday, and PAPA DEFRANCESCO shows audiences where son Joey got his chops ... (more...)
New Line Theatre to Open 25th Season with HEATHERS in New Venue New Line Theatre to Open 25th Season with HEATHERS in New Venue
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2015

New Line Theatre, 'the bad boy of musical theatre,' celebrates its 25th anniversary season of adult, alternative musical theatre, with a new, expanded line-up and a brand new theatre.... (more...)
FIREFACE, THE ORACLE and More Set for The Brick's Fall 2015 Residency Lineup FIREFACE, THE ORACLE and More Set for The Brick's Fall 2015 Residency Lineup
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2015

Artists accepted into The Brick Resident Artist Program have demonstrated the highest level of excellence and invention in the New York theater scene.  These are the artists you have only just begun to hear of; presented alongside pedigreed artists who have already won your hearts.  They will change... (more...)
Alice Ripley, Will Swenson, NEWSIES Reunion & More Set for 54 Below in August & September Alice Ripley, Will Swenson, NEWSIES Reunion & More Set for 54 Below in August & September
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2015

This August and September, 54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street. For a detailed schedule of upcoming performances at 54 Below and to purchase tickets, visitwww.54Below.com. ... (more...)
Buffalo Philharmonic to Release Tickets for Upcoming Season, 8/8 Buffalo Philharmonic to Release Tickets for Upcoming Season, 8/8
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2015

BUFFALO, NY -- Saturday, August 8 marks the first opportunity for non-subscribers to obtain tickets to the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra's 2015-16 season, with performances by Lang Lang and Celtic Woman, a spectacular Holiday Pops show with the debut of Principal Pops Conductor John Morris Russell,... (more...)
John Legend to Executive Produce WGN America's Dramatic Thriller UNDERGROUND John Legend to Executive Produce WGN America's Dramatic Thriller UNDERGROUND
by TV News Desk - July 30, 2015

John Legend, an Academy Award and Golden Globe(R)-winner and nine-time Grammy-winning singer-songwriter, together with his Get Lifted partners Mike Jackson and Ty Stiklorius, are on board to executive-produce WGN America's pulse-pounding thriller, 'Underground.'... (more...)
Brian Cox & Brian Murphy to Talk Shakespeare at Mirror Repertory Company, 7/26 Brian Cox & Brian Murphy to Talk Shakespeare at Mirror Repertory Company, 7/26
by BWW News Desk - July 24, 2015

The Tony-nominated Mirror Repertory Company - whose founders and early supporters include the late actresses Eva Le Gallienne and Geraldine Page along with Paul Newman, Dustin Hoffman and Al Pacino - will present its 10th annual summer season with the Greensboro Arts Alliance in Greensboro, Vermont,... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Stages St. Louis' Delightful and De-Lovely ANYTHING GOES BWW Reviews: Stages St. Louis' Delightful and De-Lovely ANYTHING GOES
by Chris Gibson - July 24, 2015

When you've been reviewing shows for a while you're bound to see a few more than once or twice. And, while I've had the opportunity to see ANYTHING GOES a couple of times before, I can honestly say this is the finest production I've been privileged to attend. Packed with a slew of memorable tunes (m... (more...)
Upcoming Auditions in Nashville 7/23/15 Upcoming Auditions in Nashville 7/23/15
by Jeffrey Ellis - July 23, 2015

Directors and producers in the Nashville region are seeking actors for upcoming productions of The Mousetrap, Manuscript, Cheaper by The Dozen and First Baptist of Ivy Gap - and producers are seeking cast members for a touring production of The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe. There's even a haunte... (more...)
Top UK and European law firms attend largest Aderant EMEA user conference to date Top UK and European law firms attend largest Aderant EMEA user conference to date
by BWW News Desk - July 20, 2015

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Charles Busch, Samantha Marie Ware & More Set for 54 Below This Week Charles Busch, Samantha Marie Ware & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - July 20, 2015

This week at 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551.... (more...)
Independent Shakespeare Co.'s MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING Opens 8/8 Independent Shakespeare Co.'s MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING Opens 8/8
by BWW News Desk - July 09, 2015

This summer, visit the idyllic Mediterranean countryside as INDEPENDENT SHAKESPEARE CO. brings you to the end of WWII as it presents its take one of Shakespeare's most loved comedies, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, directed by Jeffrey Wienckowski. MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING will begin previews at THE GRIFFITH ... (more...)
YoungArts' 2nd Invitational Opens This Week at The Flomenhaft Gallery YoungArts' 2nd Invitational Opens This Week at The Flomenhaft Gallery
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2015

The Flomenhaft Gallery in Chelsea is proud to host the National YoungArts Foundation Visual Artists Second Invitational, running July 9 - August 15, 2015. Opening Reception: Thursday July 9, 6 - 8 pm.... (more...)






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