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BIO: Douglas Robert "Doug" Benson is an American stand-up comedian and actor who has appeared on Comedy Central Presents, Best Week Ever and was a contestant on Last Comic Standing in the show's fifth seas... (read more...)

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Julio Iglesias to Receive Honorary Degree from Berklee College of Music Julio Iglesias to Receive Honorary Degree from Berklee College of Music
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2015

Berklee College of Music president Roger H. Brown will present Julio Iglesias, Doug Morris, Harvey Mason, and Dee Dee Bridgewater with honorary doctor of music degrees at Berklee's commencement ceremony, Saturday, May 9, at the 7,000-seat Agganis Arena at Boston University. More than 900 Berklee gra... (more...)
Limestone Comedy Festival Sets Full Performers Lineup Limestone Comedy Festival Sets Full Performers Lineup
by BWW News Desk - April 09, 2015

The Limestone Comedy Festival is a three-day, five-venue stand-up and podcast comedy festival held in downtown Bloomington, IN. This year's event will be June 4-6, 2015 and will be headlined by Janeane Garofalo (Reality Bites, Wet Hot American Summer, The Ben Stiller Show), Kyle Kinane (Conan, Comed... (more...)
'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for April 8th, 2015 'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for April 8th, 2015
by Paul W. Thompson - April 08, 2015

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. Special events on the horizon from Porchlight, FWD and Option Up! Plus new-to-Chicago works from Piven and Bailiwick, colleges do 'Spring Awakening' and 'The... (more...)
Cobb's Comedy Club & Punch Line SF Announce Spring 2015 Lineups Cobb's Comedy Club & Punch Line SF Announce Spring 2015 Lineups
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2015

Punch Line San Francisco and Cobb's Comedy Club have announced their Spring 2015 lineups. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
The Candy Project Presents GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL! The Candy Project Presents GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL!
by BWW News Desk - March 25, 2015

Opening to the public on Friday, March 27th (and continuing through April 19th) The Candy Project presents: GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL!... (more...)
Comedy Central to Premiere Magic Special SLEIGHT OF MOUTH, 4/6 Comedy Central to Premiere Magic Special SLEIGHT OF MOUTH, 4/6
by TV News Desk - March 04, 2015

Standout comedian and magician Justin Willman is breaking new ground with his one-of-a-kind comedy-magic show, Sleight of Mouth.... (more...)
Count Basie Orchestra Coming to Harris Center, 3/18-19 Count Basie Orchestra Coming to Harris Center, 3/18-19
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2015

William 'Count' Basie started The Count Basie Orchestra in 1935, in Kansas City, Missouri. Within a year, America was listening in on popular radio shows throughout the country to hear what would become 'The greatest swing band in all the land!' A phenomenon was born in 1935 that is still going stro... (more...)
The Candy Project to Present GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL The Candy Project to Present GUTENBERG! THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2015

Omaha's most delicious musical theatre group returns to present a hilarious premier.... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Presents FRESH SQUEEZED MUSIC The Pacific Symphony Presents FRESH SQUEEZED MUSIC
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2015

Pacific Symphony Music Director Carl St.Clair has spent 25 years championing music in the community, and it shows in Pacific Symphony's commitment to access, willingness to experiment and openness to sharing the stage. The Symphony celebrates Maestro St.Clair's 25th anniversary at the helm by sendin... (more...)
MSO to Perform Musical Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, 2/14 MSO to Perform Musical Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, 2/14
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2015

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 02/02/2015 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops presents One Singular Sensation: A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch on February 14, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The performance celebrates four decades of his magnificent contributions to music. Hamlisch... (more...)
WHEN BLACK BOYS DIE to Play TNC, 3/5-22 WHEN BLACK BOYS DIE to Play TNC, 3/5-22
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

'When Black Boys Die,' written and directed by William Electric Black, is a new drama about a teenage girl's journey as she tries to understand the madness of gun violence that has killed her brother and consumed her mother (and so many other mothers who have also lost their sons to inner city viole... (more...)
Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Moves to New Time Slot, Beg 1/5
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2014

Bending the very fabric of time and space, on Monday, January 5, Comedy Central's Emmy®-nominated "@midnight with Chris Hardwick" moves to 11:30 p.m. ET/PT, following "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart."... (more...)
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by BWW News Desk - December 10, 2014

Like last year, 2014 has been good for music books, particularly as musicians of a certain age decide it's time for a memoir (or a biographer decides for them). Illustrious guitarist/vocalist George Benson has, with Alan Goldsher, written George Benson: The Autobiography (Da Capo, $25.99), an accoun... (more...)
Sundance 2015 Sets Premieres, Doc Premieres, Special Events & Panels Sundance 2015 Sets Premieres, Doc Premieres, Special Events & Panels
by Movies News Desk - December 08, 2014

Sundance Institute announced today the films selected to screen in the out-of-competition Premieres and Documentary Premieres sections, as well as the selections for a new Special Events section and participants for two panels, at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, January 22 to February 1 in Park Cit... (more...)
VIDEO: Jon Hamm Appears on Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT VIDEO: Jon Hamm Appears on Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT
by - November 04, 2014

On Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT, Jon Hamm shows pictures of mischievous bodega cats, and Nikki Glaser, John Mulaney and Judah Friedlander must guess which one got the most votes on Tumblr. ... (more...)
Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Announces Panelists for New York Comedy Festival, 11/3 Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Announces Panelists for New York Comedy Festival, 11/3
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2014

Comedy Central's late night hit “@midnight,” produced by Funny Or Die, is heading to the Big Apple for a week's worth of shows kicking off on November 3 for the New York Comedy Festival and a stellar group of comedians are ready to face off to see who will win the internet.... (more...)
VIDEO: Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Sets Panelists for NY Comedy Festival Shows VIDEO: Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Sets Panelists for NY Comedy Festival Shows
by TV News Desk - October 27, 2014

Comedy Central's late night hit "@midnight," produced by Funny Or Die, is heading to the Big Apple for a week's worth of shows kicking off on November 3 for the New York Comedy Festival and a stellar group of comedians are ready to face off to see who will win the internet.... (more...)
Pasadena Playhouse Adds South Coast Repertory's THE WHIPPING MAN to 2014-15 Season Pasadena Playhouse Adds South Coast Repertory's THE WHIPPING MAN to 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - October 24, 2014

The Pasadena Playhouse announced that they will present Matthew Lopez's multi-award winning play THE WHIPPING MAN, which will replace the previously announced production of William Gibson's TWO FOR THE SEESAW as the fourth production of the 2014-2015 season. THE WHIPPING MAN is produced in associa... (more...)
Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Joins New York Comedy Festival, 11/3 Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Joins New York Comedy Festival, 11/3
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2014

For the first time since its wildly successful launch,? Comedy Central's newest late night hit '@midnight,'produced by Funny Or Die, will hit the road this fall, trading Silicon Beach for Silicon Alley. The social media sensation joins the stellar lineup of the 2014 New York Comedy Festival to tape ... (more...)
Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT to Air from New York Comedy Festival This November Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT to Air from New York Comedy Festival This November
by TV News Desk - September 18, 2014

For the first time since its wildly successful launch, Comedy Central's newest late night hit "@midnight," produced by Funny Or Die, will hit the road this fall... (more...)
BWW Review:  HANDS ON A HARDBODY Outrageously Funny Opens 41st Season at the Unicorn Theatre BWW Review: HANDS ON A HARDBODY Outrageously Funny Opens 41st Season at the Unicorn Theatre
by Steve Wilson - September 07, 2014

On August 17 Cynthia Levin was honored by the Unicorn Theatre when the Main Stage was renamed the Levin Stage by the Board of Directors and the staff. On Saturday night September 6 the now Levin Stage was christened with one of the best performances to be presented in the 41 seasons of the Unicorn ... (more...)
12 Miles North Kicks Off 8th Annual 'Take Me to the River' Festival Today 12 Miles North Kicks Off 8th Annual 'Take Me to the River' Festival Today
by BWW News Desk - September 06, 2014

12 Miles North today announced the lineup for its 8th Annual Take Me to the River Festival Music and Arts Festival, which will comprise 21 live concerts, two dance performances, over a dozen local food and beverage trucks, new art installations, and a plethora of fun, workshops and outdoor children'... (more...)
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by BWW News Desk - September 03, 2014

Hands on a Hardbody is a new rock musical about 10 Texans whose new lease on life is so close they can touch it. Under a scorching sun for days on end and armed with nothing but hope and ambition, they'll fight to keep at least one hand on a brand-new truck in order to win it. In this hard-fought co... (more...)
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by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2014

Named High Times Magazine's 'Stoner of the Year' in 2006, Doug Benson is a stand-up comedian and actor known for his numerous credits. Besides finishing in the top six of NBC's Last Comic Standing fifth season, he has his own documentary called Super High Me. Doug was a series regular on four season... (more...)
BWW Preview: HANDS ON A HARDBODY, Coming to the Newly Renamed Levin Stage BWW Preview: HANDS ON A HARDBODY, Coming to the Newly Renamed Levin Stage
by Steve Wilson - August 20, 2014

Hand on a Hardbody opens the Unicorn Theatre's 41st season on September 3, on the newly renamed Levin Stage. In a ceremony on August 10 The Unicorn Theatre renamed the Main Stage to honor Producing Artistic Director Cynthia Levin.... (more...)






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