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Joan Osborne, Isaac Mizrahi and More On Sale at City Winery Chicago Joan Osborne, Isaac Mizrahi and More On Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Joan Osborne with a program of Bob Dylan songs, Ireland's Folk Band of the Year The High Kings, Isaac Mizrahi brings his show "Does This Song Make Me Look Fat?" to City Winery and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, ... (more...)
Mesa Arts Center 17-18 Performing Live Season Announced Mesa Arts Center 17-18 Performing Live Season Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2017

Mesa Arts Center today announced its 2017-18 Performing Live season. Tickets go on sale Monday, May 22 at 10 a.m. and will be available at the Mesa Arts Center Box Office, at 480-644-6500, or mesaartscenter.com.... (more...)
Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/20/2017
by - May 20, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 5/20/2017. ... (more...)
OTX Opens Inaugural Season with SPIRIT OF THE TRAIL OTX Opens Inaugural Season with SPIRIT OF THE TRAIL
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2017

The newly formed Orchard Theatre of Texas (OTX) is proud to present the World Premiere of Spirit of the Trail, a musical celebration of the heart and soul of the legendary Chisholm Trail, whose 150th anniversary is being celebrated this year in cities throughout Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas. Spirit of... (more...)
The CW Announces 2017-18 Primetime Schedule Featuring New Shows & Returning Favorites The CW Announces 2017-18 Primetime Schedule Featuring New Shows & Returning Favorites
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2017

The CW presents its 2017-18 primetime schedule to advertisers, affiliates, and national media today at the New York City Center in New York City, with the multi-platinum, multi-Grammy Award-winning rock band Muse opening the show with the worldwide debut performance of their new single, “Dig Down.”... (more...)
TN Shakespeare Company Stages THE COMEDY OF ERRORS 6/8-18 TN Shakespeare Company Stages THE COMEDY OF ERRORS 6/8-18
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Tennessee Shakespeare Company, in partnership with the University of Memphis' Department of Theatre & Dance, presents William Shakespeare's madcap, joyous The Comedy of Errors on the U of M's Theatre Mainstage from June 8-18.... (more...)
Daniel Bernard Roumain and Lisa Armstrong Address Youth Incarceration in New Work at YoungArts Daniel Bernard Roumain and Lisa Armstrong Address Youth Incarceration in New Work at YoungArts
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

On May 20, 2017, the National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) will present "Little Boy Lost: One Child's Story of Life Behind Bars," a collaborative work that amplifies the voices of incarcerated youth through the story of 20-year-old Miami native Damien Duncan. The performance is part of YoungArts... (more...)
Audra McDonald, AIN'T MISBEHAVIN', Jazz, Dance and More Set for NJPAC's 2017-18 Season Audra McDonald, AIN'T MISBEHAVIN', Jazz, Dance and More Set for NJPAC's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center announces its 20th anniversary 2017-18 season with the initial launch of more than 150 performances and special events, all wrapped into a festive new reimagining of the NJPAC brand identity.... (more...)
BWW Interview - Debut of the Month - MISS SAIGON's Rachelle Ann Go BWW Interview - Debut of the Month - MISS SAIGON's Rachelle Ann Go
by Caryn Robbins - May 10, 2017

Today, Rachelle Ann Go speaks to BWW about making her Broadway debut in MISS SAIGON and explains why it was just like living 'the movie in my mind.'... (more...)
U.S. Pavilion Opens With Mark Bradford's Tomorrow Is Another Day U.S. Pavilion Opens With Mark Bradford's Tomorrow Is Another Day
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2017

Tomorrow  Is Another Day, featuring new work by Mark Bradford, is presented by the Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University and The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA), in cooperation with the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs, at La Biennale di Venezia 57th International A... (more...)
Shakespeare by the Sea Announces Thrilling 20th Anniversary Season Shakespeare by the Sea Announces Thrilling 20th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - May 09, 2017

Shakespeare by the Sea announces productions, cast and creatives for its 20th Anniversary Season. Based at the gorgeous Pt. Fermin Park in San Pedro, and touring to twenty-three parks throughout Southern California, Shakespeare by the Sea is celebrating 20 years of fulfilling its mission to create t... (more...)
VIDEO: Broadway Inspirational Voices Presents WAITRESS Hit 'Everything Changes' Featuring Intro From Sara Bareilles VIDEO: Broadway Inspirational Voices Presents WAITRESS Hit 'Everything Changes' Featuring Intro From Sara Bareilles
by Stage Tube - May 06, 2017

Offering "Everything Changes" from the musical Waitress, with music and lyrics by recording artist Sara Bareilles ("Love Song"; "Brave"; "King of Anything"), Tony and Grammy award-nominated Michael McElroy and BIV release the tenth video in this series May 5th.... (more...)
BWW Review: SYLVIA at Rubicon Theatre Company BWW Review: SYLVIA at Rubicon Theatre Company
by Cary Ginell - May 05, 2017

What would it be like if dogs could speak? That's one question that is answered in A. R. Gurney's 1995 play Sylvia, which deals with much more than just a man and his dog.  Sylvia is currently playing through Sunday, May 7 at the Rubicon Theatre Company Ventura. ... (more...)
20 YoungArts Winners Named 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts 20 YoungArts Winners Named 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2017

The National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) congratulates the 53rd class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, with special acknowledgement to the U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts, announced by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos.... (more...)
Beacon Arts Centre Announce May - August Season Beacon Arts Centre Announce May - August Season
by Natalie O'Donoghue - April 26, 2017

Beacon Arts Centre in Greenock announces its 2017 May - August season.... (more...)
Singing Sensation Maria Wirries Returns to Sarasota for HOT 'N' COLE Singing Sensation Maria Wirries Returns to Sarasota for HOT 'N' COLE
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2017

Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota presents soprano Maria Wirries and seven outstanding young performers from Penn State University's Musical Theatre program in "Hot 'n' Cole: A Cole Porter Celebration," Sunday, May 14, 3:00 p.m., at the Sarasota Opera House, 61 N. Pineapple Avenue, Sarasota. In cel... (more...)
Photo Coverage: Chita Rivera Attends Friars Salute To Bobby Short Photo Coverage: Chita Rivera Attends Friars Salute To Bobby Short
by Stephen Sorokoff - April 20, 2017

Yankee Stadium has it's 'Legends Seats' and Monuments prominently displayed in the 'House That Ruth Built'.  Then the current team takes the field and future legends start to play ball.  In the Friars Club show biz past and present are always in the house.  Their photos are on the wall and names are... (more...)
Kevin Ross, Vivian Green, Matthew Sweet and More Headed to City Winery Chicago Kevin Ross, Vivian Green, Matthew Sweet and More Headed to City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces emerging star Kevin Ross, R&B singer/songwriter Vivian Green, two nights with Matthew Sweet and more.... (more...)
Blackfriars Closes Out Season with Timeless Drama DEATH OF A SALESMAN Blackfriars Closes Out Season with Timeless Drama DEATH OF A SALESMAN
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017

Blackfriars Theatre closes out their 2016/17 season with Death of a Salesman, the classic drama by Arthur Miller, full of poignancy and emotional resonance that will speak to all audiences.... (more...)
National YoungArts Foundation Announces Second Annual New York Gala, 4/20 National YoungArts Foundation Announces Second Annual New York Gala, 4/20
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017

On Thursday, April 20, the National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) will welcome 280 of New York City's top cultural and community leaders, philanthropists, celebrities and art aficionados to the second annual YoungArts New York Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Temple of Dendur in The Sackl... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 4/16/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 4/16/2017
by BWW - April 16, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/16/2017 for Los Angeles... (more...)
National Geographic Presents Second Season of Critically Acclaimed Series BREAKTHROUGH National Geographic Presents Second Season of Critically Acclaimed Series BREAKTHROUGH
by TV News Desk - April 14, 2017

National Geographic's critically acclaimed global series BREAKTHROUGH, executive produced by Imagine Entertainment and Asylum Entertainment, returns for a second season on Tuesday, May 2, at 10/9c immediately following a new episode of Genius.... (more...)
Overture Center for the Arts 2017/18 Season Announced Overture Center for the Arts 2017/18 Season Announced
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2017

Overture announced its 2017/18 Broadway and Overture Presents season, which features over 100 performances which have collectively garnered more than 25 Tony Awards® and 15 Grammys® and include Madison debuts, international stars and return favorites.... (more...)
BWW Interview: Meet the Producers of  A LITTLE NEW MUSIC BWW Interview: Meet the Producers of A LITTLE NEW MUSIC
by Ellen Dostal - April 11, 2017

It takes a village to create a new musical. And it takes a village like A LITTLE NEW MUSIC to give musical theatre writers a place to showcase new material while their Broadway-hopeful shows are in development. Meet Peter Welkin, Christopher Maikish, Luke Klipp, Amy Francis Schott, and Kila Packett ... (more...)
VIDEO: Broadway Inspirational Voices Continues 'Broadway Our Way' Series with 'Luck Be a Lady' from GUYS AND DOLLS VIDEO: Broadway Inspirational Voices Continues 'Broadway Our Way' Series with 'Luck Be a Lady' from GUYS AND DOLLS
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2017

Tony and Grammy award-nominated Michael McElroy and Broadway Inspirational Voices released the ninth video in their 'Broadway Our Way' series today, taking a fresh spin on the classic 'Luck Be A Lady' from the multi-award-winning musical GUYS AND DOLLS, with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser (How to... (more...)






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