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THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: June 27- July 2 THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: June 27- July 2
by BWW Special Coverage - July 03, 2015

Scrolling frantically through Little Shop of Horrors pictures? Getting ready to see some musicals for 4th of July? Didn't have time check in on all of the latest Broadway news? Well don't worry BroadwayWorld has rounded up some of the biggest stories from this week from Broadway and beyond with Broa... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Theatre Takes a Village BWW Interviews: Theatre Takes a Village
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - July 03, 2015

Maine State Music Theatre held it third panel discussion devoted to its production of Sister Act on July 1, 2015, at the Curtis Memorial Library in Brunswick. Actors Kingsley Leggs and David Girolmo, stage manager Mark Johnson, music director Jason Wetzel, and MSMT Managing Director Stephanie Dupal ... (more...)
Stage and Screen Actress Marisa Tomei to Recur on EMPIRE Season 2 Stage and Screen Actress Marisa Tomei to Recur on EMPIRE Season 2
by TV News Desk - July 02, 2015

Stage vet Marisa Tomei has signed on for FOX's EMPIRE season 2. ... (more...)
SAVED BY THE BELL Graphic Novel is Released SAVED BY THE BELL Graphic Novel is Released
by BWW News Desk - July 02, 2015

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Comedian Nick DiPaolo Set for The Ridgefield Playhouse, 7/18 Comedian Nick DiPaolo Set for The Ridgefield Playhouse, 7/18
by BWW News Desk - July 01, 2015

In this day of watered down comedy, Nick DiPaolo's brutally honest performances remind us of what great stand up should be: funny, socially relevant and a little bit reckless. As part of the Clark Comedy Series, Nick DiPaolo returns to The Ridgefield Playhouse on Saturday, July 18, at 8 p.m. with sp... (more...)
Rich Vos, Bonnie McFarlane and Jim Florentine to Headline at Ridgefield Playhouse, 8/8 Rich Vos, Bonnie McFarlane and Jim Florentine to Headline at Ridgefield Playhouse, 8/8
by BWW News Desk - July 01, 2015

Comedian Rich Vos -- Screenwriter and Producer of documentary film "Women Aren't Funny" and co-host of wildly popular SiriusXM Radio show, "My Wife Hates Me" -- will perform live at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 8 p.m. as part of the Clark Construction Comedy Series. ... (more...)
CAMP CUTHROAT Among Food Network's August Highlights CAMP CUTHROAT Among Food Network's August Highlights
by TV News Desk - July 01, 2015

August has never been hotter on Food Network with new series, stunts and epic finales!... (more...)
Bay Street Theater Releases Summer Comedy Schedule Changes Bay Street Theater Releases Summer Comedy Schedule Changes
by BWW News Desk - July 01, 2015

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the July and August lineup for the 2015 Comedy Club. The fun continues most Monday nights at 8 pm. All dates are available online at www.baystreet.org or by stopping by or calling the Box Office at 631-725-9500. All comedy pe... (more...)
A NIGHT OF ONENESS Benefit Concert Set for 7/12 at House of Blues A NIGHT OF ONENESS Benefit Concert Set for 7/12 at House of Blues
by BWW News Desk - July 01, 2015

Hosted by “The Office” cast member, Oscar Nunez and comedienne/actress Nikea Gamby-Turner, A Night of ONENESS, Sunday July 12, is slated as one of the final shows at the iconic House of Blues in Hollywood, which will be closing its doors at the end of this summer after 20 years as a vital part of th... (more...)
Atlantic Records Signs Party Pop Duo Round2Crew Atlantic Records Signs Party Pop Duo Round2Crew
by BWW News Desk - July 01, 2015

tlantic Records has announced Round2Crew as the latest member of its developing roster.... (more...)
Christine Ebersole, Jeremy Jordan, Lorna Luft & More Coming to 54 Below in Coming Weeks Christine Ebersole, Jeremy Jordan, Lorna Luft & More Coming to 54 Below in Coming Weeks
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2015

This July and August, 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, visit www.54Below.com.... (more...)
Cecile McLorin Salvant, POTTED POTTER and More Added to Kimmel Center's 2015-16 Lineup Cecile McLorin Salvant, POTTED POTTER and More Added to Kimmel Center's 2015-16 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2015

The Kimmel Center announces four new shows added to the stellar line-up of pop and jazz performances, as part of the 2015-16 season. Tickets are now available for performances ranging from rising star jazz chanteuse Cecile McLorin Salvant performing an intimate solo jazz recital (Oct. 17), 10 time G... (more...)
Carnegie Hall Announces 2015-16 Jazz, World & Pop Music Season Carnegie Hall Announces 2015-16 Jazz, World & Pop Music Season
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2015

Carnegie Hall's 125th anniversary season is fast approaching, and we are looking forward to a variety of exciting new projects and exceptional programming. Listed below are jazz, pop, and world music highlights at Carnegie Hall for the 2015-2016 season.... (more...)
Electric Hot Tuna and Traffic Jam to Play NJPAC, 7/16 Electric Hot Tuna and Traffic Jam to Play NJPAC, 7/16
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2015

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with two legends in One Show! Electric Hot Tuna, with founders Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady ("Water Song," "Hesitation Blues"), and Dave Mason, with his band Traffic Jam ("We Just Disagree," "Only You Know and I Know"), perform a string... (more...)
Columbus Jazz Musicians to be Inducted Into Lincoln Theatre Walk of Fame Columbus Jazz Musicians to be Inducted Into Lincoln Theatre Walk of Fame
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2015

Jazz organist Bobby Floyd, jazz saxophonist Carl Sally, and jazz vocalist Nancy Wilson will take their place on the Lincoln Theatre Walk of Fame in an induction ceremony on Saturday, July 25, at 7 pm. Sponsored by the State Auto Insurance Companies, the event is free and open to the public.... (more...)
Bad Had Hats Battle Inner Demons On 'Fight Song' Out Today Bad Had Hats Battle Inner Demons On 'Fight Song' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2015

Minneapolis-natives Bad Bad Hats will release their debut full-length, Psychic Reader, on July 17 via Afternoon Records (Yellow Ostrich, Haley Bonar).... (more...)
Carly Jamison Participating First Ever Live-Stream of Professional Nashville Recording Session Carly Jamison Participating First Ever Live-Stream of Professional Nashville Recording Session
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2015

Singer-songwriter Carly Jamison is proud to announce that she is participating in the first ever live-streamed professional recording session from the Nashville area.... (more...)
BWW Feature: Broadway Knows how to Celebrate Birthdays; 10 Birthday Showtunes! BWW Feature: Broadway Knows how to Celebrate Birthdays; 10 Birthday Showtunes!
by Matt Tamanini - June 29, 2015

My birthday this year took on extra significance, as the Supreme Court of the United States selected that day to rule that all people had an equal and unalienable right to marry whomever they wanted, regardless of gender. While normally a day to indulge in extreme selfishness, I am quite pleased to ... (more...)
BWW Reviews: SNARKY PUPPY Barks at The Vogue BWW Reviews: SNARKY PUPPY Barks at The Vogue
by Matt Hanson - June 28, 2015

If the first casualty of war is truth, the first casualty of capitalism is music. Snarky Puppy is a reminder to the American (and thus, global) consciousness that in a culture homogenizing music faster than milk, there are still authentic explosions of human ingenuity in the midst of the seemingly ... (more...)
SPRINGFIELD STEAMPUNK FESTIVAL Set for September SPRINGFIELD STEAMPUNK FESTIVAL Set for September
by BWW News Desk - June 26, 2015

Springfield, Vermont is calling all Steampunk aficionados and those curious to participate in the first ever Springfield Steampunk Festival. Presented by the Steampunk Society of Vermont and the Hartness House Inn, the festival is slated for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, September 11, 12 and 13 in Sp... (more...)
Matt Oberg to Host New TBS Late-Night Competition Show FUNNY OR DIE PRESENTS AMERICA'S NEXT WEATHERMAN Matt Oberg to Host New TBS Late-Night Competition Show FUNNY OR DIE PRESENTS AMERICA'S NEXT WEATHERMAN
by TV News Desk - June 26, 2015

TBS is about to bring some stormy competition to late night with the brand new series Funny Or Die Presents America's Next Weatherman... (more...)
The Word Heads to Boulder Theater This Fall The Word Heads to Boulder Theater This Fall
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2015

Z2 Entertainment is proud to present The Word featuring Robert Randolph, John Medeski, & Luther Dickinson, Cody Dickinson and Chris Chew of North Mississippi AllStars at the Boulder Theater on Friday, October 9th, 2015.... (more...)
Check Out the Full Schedule for the 9th Annual 'Welcome to Boog City' Festival Check Out the Full Schedule for the 9th Annual 'Welcome to Boog City' Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2015

The 9th Annual Welcome to Boog City Festival -- 5 Days of Poetry, Music, and Theater -- is headed to New York City!... (more...)
THE CHICAGO BLUES BROTHERS Coming to King's Theatre Glasgow THE CHICAGO BLUES BROTHERS Coming to King's Theatre Glasgow
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2015

Following their massively successful international Sweet Home Chicago tour, The Chicago Blues Brothers are now returning to the UK with a brand-new action packed show coming to the King's Theatre Glasgow for one night only on Friday 10 July.... (more...)
BRIDGET EVERETT: GYNECOLOGICAL WONDER to Debut on Comedy Central, 7/11 BRIDGET EVERETT: GYNECOLOGICAL WONDER to Debut on Comedy Central, 7/11
by TV News Desk - June 25, 2015

Bridget Everett is taking Comedy Central by the balls in the uncensored world premiere of her one-hour special, "Bridget Everett: Gynecological Wonder," airing on Comedy Central on Saturday, July 11... (more...)






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