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2015 Creative Arts EMMY Winners Announced - Including 3 Way Tie! 2015 Creative Arts EMMY Winners Announced - Including 3 Way Tie!
by BWW Special Coverage - April 25, 2015

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The Loft Sets Spring & Summer Offerings The Loft Sets Spring & Summer Offerings
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

This spring heats up at the Loft with a diverse lineup of singer songwriters and world music acts. From playing major festivals like South by Southwest (SxSW) and the Newport Folk Festival, to being featured on NPR's Tiny Desk Concert Series, these acts are some of the hottest currently touring.... (more...)
BET Networks Announce Upcoming Programming Schedule BET Networks Announce Upcoming Programming Schedule
by TV News Desk - April 24, 2015

BET Networks announced its upcoming programming schedule for BET and Centric at its annual Upfront presentation.... (more...)
1812 Productions' 2015-2016 Season to Feature THE SHOPLIFTERS, I WILL NOT GO GENTLY & More 1812 Productions' 2015-2016 Season to Feature THE SHOPLIFTERS, I WILL NOT GO GENTLY & More
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

1812 Productions has announced its 2015-2016 theatre season. The 2015-2016 season will pair three mainstage comedy productions with three limited engagement events, including classic material and several 1812 originals.... (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...)
Tom Cruise Eyeing Lead in Disney's Upcoming Musical Comedy BOB THE MUSICAL Tom Cruise Eyeing Lead in Disney's Upcoming Musical Comedy BOB THE MUSICAL
by Movies News Desk - April 23, 2015

Multiple sources tell The Wrap that actor Tom Cruise is eyeing the title role in Disney's upcoming musical comedy BOB THE MUSICAL.... (more...)
World Renowned Drake Relays Includes Women's Masters Invitational 800 Meters, 4/25 World Renowned Drake Relays Includes Women's Masters Invitational 800 Meters, 4/25
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2015

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iHeartMedia Unveils Roster of New Original Audio Programs iHeartMedia Unveils Roster of New Original Audio Programs
by TV News Desk - April 23, 2015

iHeartMedia, the media and entertainment company with the largest reach of any radio or TV outlet in America, today unveiled its new series of original audio programs... (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...)
VIDEO: First Look - Chris Rock Visits HBO's REAL SPORTS VIDEO: First Look - Chris Rock Visits HBO's REAL SPORTS
by TV News Desk - April 22, 2015

This month on REAL SPORTS, longtime HBO favorite CHRIS ROCK offers his take on African-Americans and baseball. Watch a clip below!... (more...)
Birmingham Repertory Theatre Sets New Programme for Autumn, Winter 2015-16 Birmingham Repertory Theatre Sets New Programme for Autumn, Winter 2015-16
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

Birmingham Repertory Theatre today announces its new season of work for Autumn and Winter 2015/16. The announcement comes on the back of a hugely successful year for the theatre, with a 43% increase in audiences during 2014/15 - giving the highest attendance at the theatre for over 20 years.... (more...)
LOUIS & KEELY 'LIVE' AT THE SAHARA Extends at The Royal George Theatre LOUIS & KEELY 'LIVE' AT THE SAHARA Extends at The Royal George Theatre
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

The Chicago stage premiere of Academy Award winning director Taylor Hackford's LOUIS & KEELY 'LIVE' AT THE SAHARA has been extended by popular demand through Sunday, May 17 at the Royal George Theatre, 1641 North Halsted Street. Hackford, best known for his films An Officer and a Gentleman, Against ... (more...)
Mr. T, Belushi Among Celebrity Series & V Programs on DIY Network's 2015 Roster Mr. T, Belushi Among Celebrity Series & V Programs on DIY Network's 2015 Roster
by TV News Desk - April 22, 2015

Swinging hammers, knocking down walls and rebuilding spaces helped DIY Network end 2014 with its highest-rated and most-watched year ever among viewers P25-54.... (more...)
John Waters, Rita Mae Brown to Be Honored at the 27th Annual Lambda Literary Awards John Waters, Rita Mae Brown to Be Honored at the 27th Annual Lambda Literary Awards
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

Lambda Literary is pleased to announce that John Waters will receive Lambda's Trustee Award for Excellence in Literature an Rita Mae Brown will receive the Pioneer Award at the 27th Annual Lambda Literary Awards ('Lammys'). Waters and Brown will be honored along with the winning authors of 24 separa... (more...)
Fugard Theatre's A HUMAN BEING DIED THAT NIGHT to Play BAM This Summer Fugard Theatre's A HUMAN BEING DIED THAT NIGHT to Play BAM This Summer
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

In this taut 2013 theatrical adaptation of Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela's award winning-book, the apartheid regime's most notorious assassin and head of its death squad, Eugene de Kock (played by Matthew Marsh), sits opposite psychologist Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela (played Noma Dumezweni) in Pretoria Centra... (more...)
Missy Michael Jamieson and Paige McNamara to Lead Peregrine Theatre's CARRIE THE MUSICAL; Full Cast Announced! Missy Michael Jamieson and Paige McNamara to Lead Peregrine Theatre's CARRIE THE MUSICAL; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

Casting is complete for CARRIE the musical directed by Christopher Betts, musical director Peter Hodgson and choreography by Amanda Pinto. Peregrine Theatre Ensemble will be performing its entire 2015 season in the old high school auditorium at Provincetown Schools, 12 Winslow Street in Provincetown... (more...)
Rock the Earth Announces 10th Annual 2015 Planet Defender Award Winners Rock the Earth Announces 10th Annual 2015 Planet Defender Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

Rock the Earth, a national nonprofit environmental organization that partners with the music industry, today announced the winners of the 10th annual Planet Defender Awards.... (more...)
Corbin Bleu & Ashley Argota to Take Over Lead Roles in ROMEO & JULIET: LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD Corbin Bleu & Ashley Argota to Take Over Lead Roles in ROMEO & JULIET: LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD
by TV News Desk - April 21, 2015

Ashley Argota (ABC Family's 'The Fosters') will take over the role of Juliet in Rockwell Table and Stage's production of ROMEO & JULIET: LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD.... (more...)
Salt Lake Acting Company Presents a Free Reading of a Play by Kathleen Cahill Salt Lake Acting Company Presents a Free Reading of a Play by Kathleen Cahill
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC) closes out its 20th season of the New Play Sounding Series (NPSS) with a free reading of HARBUR GATE by Kathleen Cahill, directed by Cohen Ambrose on Monday, April 27, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.... (more...)
ALL EYES ON: JOSH GROBAN Richard Jay-Alexander Talks with the Multi-Platinum Artist About STAGES... and MORE! ALL EYES ON: JOSH GROBAN Richard Jay-Alexander Talks with the Multi-Platinum Artist About STAGES... and MORE!
by Richard Jay-Alexander - April 21, 2015

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2015 Drama League Nominations Announced - From HAMILTON to THE VISIT - Complete List! 2015 Drama League Nominations Announced - From HAMILTON to THE VISIT - Complete List!
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

The Drama League has announced the 2015 Drama League Awards Nominees this morning - check out the complete list!... (more...)
Nikki M. James, Gabriel Ebert & More Head Off-Broadway for LCT3's New Musical PRELUDES Nikki M. James, Gabriel Ebert & More Head Off-Broadway for LCT3's New Musical PRELUDES
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

Eisa Davis, Gabriel Ebert, Nikki M. James, Joseph Keckler, Chris Sarandon, and Or Matias, on piano, begin rehearsals today for the LCT3/Lincoln Center Theater production of PRELUDES, a new musical by Dave Malloy, inspired by the music of Sergei Rachmaninov, developed with and directed by Rachel Chav... (more...)
RISE 'N SHINE WITH BETTE & JULIETTE to Continue with 'Women Who Rock!', 4/28 RISE 'N SHINE WITH BETTE & JULIETTE to Continue with 'Women Who Rock!', 4/28
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

"Rise 'n Shine with Bette & Juliette" Loves Rock 'n Roll, and the next episode promises to rock YOU! The April 28th episode is a salute to the dynamite divas of the music industry: Women Who Rock! Dedicated to the female trailblazers and trendsetters of rock 'n roll, and highlighting icons througho... (more...)
Russian Revolution! Meet the Full Cast of DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, Opening Tonight on Broadway Russian Revolution! Meet the Full Cast of DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, Opening Tonight on Broadway
by Meet the Cast - April 21, 2015

DOCTOR ZHIVAGO officially opens at the Broadway Theatre tonight, April 21, 2015. Scroll down to learn more about the company and watch interviews with the cast!... (more...)
Composer/Percussionist Lukas Ligeti Celebrates 50th Birthday With Two Concerts, 6/11, 14 Composer/Percussionist Lukas Ligeti Celebrates 50th Birthday With Two Concerts, 6/11, 14
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

On the occasion of his 50th birthday (6.13.15), the Austrian Cultural Forum New York presents an unprecedented overview of composer/percussionist Lukas Ligeti's work as a composer including new pieces written specifically for the occasion. The concert series opens June 11th at the ACFNY, with perfor... (more...)






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