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Sony/ATV Promotes Janice Brock & David Ventura to Joint Head of A&R, UK Sony/ATV Promotes Janice Brock & David Ventura to Joint Head of A&R, UK
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2015

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has today announced the promotions of Janice Brock and David Ventura to the newly-created positions of Joint Head of A&R, UK.... (more...)
Jeremy Jordan, Linda Lavin and More Set for 54 Below This June Jeremy Jordan, Linda Lavin and More Set for 54 Below This June
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2015

This June, 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.... (more...)
InterACT to Present ALL AMERICAN GIRL, 7/3-26 InterACT to Present ALL AMERICAN GIRL, 7/3-26
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2015

Playwright Wendy Graf (No Word In Guyanese for Me) explores the journey of an 'all American girl' (Annika Marks and Jeanne Syquia, alternating) as she develops from innocent youth to radicalized extremist. Anita Khanzadian directs the world premiere of All American Girl for InterACT Theatre Company,... (more...)
Original Cast, Creatives Reunite for 10th Anniversary of NYTW's SONGS FROM AN UNMADE BED Tonight at SubCulture Original Cast, Creatives Reunite for 10th Anniversary of NYTW's SONGS FROM AN UNMADE BED Tonight at SubCulture
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2015

Original ensemble members, Michael Winther, Kimberly Grigsby, Shane Shanahan are joined by cellist, Peter Sachon as they reunite with Pulitzer prize-winning lyricist, Mark Campbell and many of the composers for a special one-night-only concert event, celebrating the ten year anniversary of Songs fro... (more...)
Dan Fogler, Ana Gasteyer, Aaron Lazar & More Will Join Jonathan Groff in Encores! Off-Center's A NEW BRAIN Dan Fogler, Ana Gasteyer, Aaron Lazar & More Will Join Jonathan Groff in Encores! Off-Center's A NEW BRAIN
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

Jenni Barber, Quentin Earl Darrington, Bradley Dean, Dan Fogler, Ana Gasteyer, Josh Lamon, Aaron Lazar, Alyse Alan Louis and Rema Webb will join the previously announced Jonathan Groff in the Encores! Off-Center production of William Finn and James Lapine's A New Brain, running June 24 - 27, 2015. T... (more...)
BWW: Hayes Theatre Second Half 2015 Season Launch BWW: Hayes Theatre Second Half 2015 Season Launch
by Jade Kops - May 12, 2015

The Program Launch for the second half of 2015 shows that the Independent Music Theatre team comprising Luckiest Productions (David Campbell, Lisa Campbell and Richard Carroll), Neglected Musicals (Michelle Guthrie), and Neil Gooding Productions, the driving force behind Hayes Theatre Company, have ... (more...)
A MARVIN HAMLISCH SONGBOOK Begins 6/4 at Theo Ubique A MARVIN HAMLISCH SONGBOOK Begins 6/4 at Theo Ubique
by BWW News Desk - May 08, 2015

Theo's summer cabaret will feature favorites and lesser-known gems by the Emmy-Grammy-Oscar-Tony winning composer Theo Ubique's summer cabaret of 2015 will turn to the songs of one of the best-loved composers of the 20th Century's later decades when it showcases the songs of Marvin Hamlisch from Jun... (more...)
Leading Ladies Melissa Errico and Lucie Arnaz Unite and Ann Roth's Original Gown Shimmies Again! Leading Ladies Melissa Errico and Lucie Arnaz Unite and Ann Roth's Original Gown Shimmies Again!
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2015

For a symphony concert appearance this past weekend, Melissa Errico was asked to add a new song to her program especially for that evening, a duet with baritone Stephen Buntrock (A Little Night Music, Phantom). It was the great Marvin Hamlisch tune 'They're Playing Our Song,' set in a disco. She was... (more...)
BWW Reviews: PERICLES, PRINCE OF TYRE: A Shakespearean Soap Opera Without the Blood BWW Reviews: PERICLES, PRINCE OF TYRE: A Shakespearean Soap Opera Without the Blood
by Ellen Dostal - May 05, 2015

Each summer in Griffith Park, Independent Shakespeare Co. presents fully-produced large scale performances for hundreds of people on a nightly basis. Instead of the expensive dinner and a movie scenario, families flock to the park for a more neighborly picnic and a play. It's friendly, affordable (t... (more...)
Recording Academy & Grammy Foundation Announce Music Educator Award Finalists Recording Academy & Grammy Foundation Announce Music Educator Award Finalists
by BWW News Desk - May 04, 2015

A total of 213 music teachers from 194 cities across 42 states have been announced as quarterfinalists for the Music Educator Award presented by The Recording Academy® and the GRAMMY Foundation®.... (more...)
Happy Hour Improv Set for Broadway Comedy Club Every Friday Happy Hour Improv Set for Broadway Comedy Club Every Friday
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2015

The Broadway Comedy Club and SGF Productions have come together to create THE NEW YORK IMPROV THEATER. Formerly THE RED ROOM, this 70-seat theater is still home to great shows such as LMAO Off-Broadway and Improv 4 Kids. And now they are home to numerous New York City based Improv Teams.  Starting M... (more...)
Stages St. Louis Sets Casts for 2015 Season Stages St. Louis Sets Casts for 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2015

STAGES St. Louis has announced casting for its exhilarating 29th season: Smokey Joe's Cafe, Anything Goes, and The Full Monty. This season's exceptional talent voyages through songs and stories of diverse relationships, the bonds of friendship, and strength found in community. STAGES also announces ... (more...)
Breaking: Chicago's Non-Equity Jeff Awards Disqualify 'The Hypocrites' and Rescind Nominations Breaking: Chicago's Non-Equity Jeff Awards Disqualify 'The Hypocrites' and Rescind Nominations
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2015

Sean Graney, who recently returned to Chicago to resume his post as Artistic Director of The Hypocrites, informed the Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee that he just learned the theater company had been operating under an Equity CAT-N contract for the duration of the 2014-2015 Non-Equity season.  Ove... (more...)
THE JEFF AWARDS Nominations Announced - THE HYPOCRITES, Griffin Theatre, and More! THE JEFF AWARDS Nominations Announced - THE HYPOCRITES, Griffin Theatre, and More!
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

The Jeff Awards Committee today announced 118 nominations in 24 categories for the 42nd Annual Non-Equity Jeff Awards for productions that opened between April 1, 2014, and March 31, 2015. The Non-Equity Awards honor excellence in Chicago theatres not under a union contract. Jeff judges attended ope... (more...)
Cal Shakes to Open 41st Season with TWELFTH NIGHT, 5/27 Cal Shakes to Open 41st Season with TWELFTH NIGHT, 5/27
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

California Shakespeare Theater opens its 2015 season with Shakespeare's comic masterpiece, Twelfth Night, directed by Christopher Liam Moore. Twelfth Night plays at the Bruns Amphitheater from May 27 through June 21.... (more...)
The Lakeside Players' BEMUSED Opens 4/30 The Lakeside Players' BEMUSED Opens 4/30
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2015

The screwball comedy Bemused which had its world premiere last year at Theatre North West in British Columbia will make audiences roar with laughter again in Ottawa in a new production presented by The Lakeside Players. The show is written by Peter Fenton (The Giant's Garden) and Scott White (Top Gu... (more...)
Connecticut Playmakers to Present DINNER WITH DISNEY, Begin. 5/8 Connecticut Playmakers to Present DINNER WITH DISNEY, Begin. 5/8
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2015

Connecticut Playmakers' production of Dinner with Disney at the First Congregational Church in Old Greenwich in May is the sixth collaboration for the theatre company of a long-time creative partnership of director Michele Grace of Fairfield and jazz pianist Chris Coogan of Weston.... (more...)
Greenway Arts Alliance to Present 70th Anniversary Revival of THE GLASS MENAGERIE, 5/8-6/14 Greenway Arts Alliance to Present 70th Anniversary Revival of THE GLASS MENAGERIE, 5/8-6/14
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2015

Greenway Arts Alliance presents a 70th Anniversary production of one of the greatest plays of all time, THE GLASS MENAGERIE, by Tennessee Williams and directed by Jack Heller.... (more...)
The New Colony Presents Spring SIDE STAGE Line-Up at The Den Theatre The New Colony Presents Spring SIDE STAGE Line-Up at The Den Theatre
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2015

The New Colony is pleased to announce its exciting spring line-up of Side Stage programming, a collection of free readings presented throughout April and May at its new home, The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.... (more...)
JD Souther Releases New Album 'Tenderness' JD Souther Releases New Album 'Tenderness'
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2015

Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee, iconic musician and actor JD Souther releases his new album Tenderness via Sony Music Masterworks.... (more...)
Patti LuPone, Luba Mason, Joshua Warr & More Set for 54 Below This Week Patti LuPone, Luba Mason, Joshua Warr & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - April 06, 2015

Coming up this week, 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...)
Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Picks for April 6-12, Featuring Elizabeth Stanley, Andrew Rannells, and More! Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Picks for April 6-12, Featuring Elizabeth Stanley, Andrew Rannells, and More!
by Louisa Brady - April 05, 2015

Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestra's begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven- o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues througho... (more...)
Third Rail Rep to Stage STATIC at the Imago, 5/1-24 Third Rail Rep to Stage STATIC at the Imago, 5/1-24
by BWW News Desk - April 03, 2015

Third Rail Repertory Theatre presents Static by Dan Rebellato, directed by Scott Yarbrough*, running May 1-24, 2015 at the Imago Theatre in Portland, Oregon.... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Star of the Day's GYPSY at McCoole's Photo Flash: First Look at Star of the Day's GYPSY at McCoole's
by BWW News Desk - April 01, 2015

Broadway finds Main Street! Star of the Day launches an all-new 2015 Broadway Musical Series at McCoole's Arts & Events Place beginning with the popular Gypsy.... (more...)
Jeremy Jordan Stops The Show With 'Don't Rain On My Parade' At MISCAST 2015 Jeremy Jordan Stops The Show With 'Don't Rain On My Parade' At MISCAST 2015
by Pat Cerasaro - March 31, 2015

Jeremy Jordan proves he could be one helluva FUNNY GIRL!... (more...)






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