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BIO: Jon Stewart (born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz; November 28, 1962)[6] is an American political satirist, writer, television host, actor, media critic and stand-up comedian. He is widely known as host of ... (read more...)

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New York Collaborates for Autism Kicks Off Autism Awareness Month With The #TwizzlerChallenge New York Collaborates for Autism Kicks Off Autism Awareness Month With The #TwizzlerChallenge
by BWW News Desk - April 01, 2015

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Spoleto Festival USA Sets 2015 Bank of America Chamber Music Series Spoleto Festival USA Sets 2015 Bank of America Chamber Music Series
by BWW News Desk - April 01, 2015

Geoff Nuttall, The Charles E. and Andrea L. Volpe Director for Chamber Music for the Bank of America Chamber Music series, today announced details of the 11 programs for the 33 concerts that will be performed at this year's Spoleto Festival USA in Charleston, South Carolina from Friday, May 22 throu... (more...)
La MaMa to Revive THE FLOATONES in Honor of its 20th Anniversary La MaMa to Revive THE FLOATONES in Honor of its 20th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - April 01, 2015

In Jim Neu's musical 'The Floatones,' four rather strange characters meet at their encounter group and decide the best way to get better is through show business. They form a vocal quartet on the cutting edge of a new fusion between entertainment and self-help. Their night club act shares their gr... (more...)
ASCAP to Honor Influential Music Icons at 2015 Pop Music Awards ASCAP to Honor Influential Music Icons at 2015 Pop Music Awards
by BWW News Desk - April 01, 2015

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) will present rock heavyweights KISS with the prestigious ASCAP Founders Award at its 32nd annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards... (more...)
THE BOOK OF MORMON, BULLETS OVER BROADWAY & More  Set for Van Wezel's 2015-16 Broadway Season THE BOOK OF MORMON, BULLETS OVER BROADWAY & More Set for Van Wezel's 2015-16 Broadway Season
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2015

Coming off a record-setting year, the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall's 2015-2016 Broadway Season continues to bring some of the most sought-after Broadway shows, as well as classic musicals that continue to excite and inspire generation after generation.... (more...)
Berkshire Theatre Group to Welcome BoDeans, 4/16 Berkshire Theatre Group to Welcome BoDeans, 4/16
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2015

Berkshire Theatre Group welcomes rock band BoDeans, featuring legendary drummer and Stockbridge, MA native, Kenny Aronoff at The Colonial Theatre on Thursday, April 16 at 7:30pm.... (more...)
Broadway's AN ACT OF GOD, Starring Jim Parsons, Announces Complete Creative Team Broadway's AN ACT OF GOD, Starring Jim Parsons, Announces Complete Creative Team
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2015

Producer Jeffrey Finn announced today the complete creative team for the new Broadway comedy An Act of God starring Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner Jim Parsons.... (more...)
VIDEO: Who Is New DAILY SHOW HOST Trevor Noah? Watch Stand-Up Clips! VIDEO: Who Is New DAILY SHOW HOST Trevor Noah? Watch Stand-Up Clips!
by TV News Desk - March 30, 2015

It was announced today that Trevor Noah has been selected to become the next host of the Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning 'The Daily Show,' on Comedy Central. Below, check out clips from Noah's stand up routines from around the world!... (more...)
CONFIRMED! - Trevor Noah to Replace Jon Stewart as Host of THE DAILY SHOW CONFIRMED! - Trevor Noah to Replace Jon Stewart as Host of THE DAILY SHOW
by TV News Desk - March 30, 2015

revor Noah has been selected to become the next host of the Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning “The Daily Show,” it was announced today... (more...)
Trevor Noah to Replace Jon Stewart on THE DAILY SHOW? Trevor Noah to Replace Jon Stewart on THE DAILY SHOW?
by BWW News Desk - March 28, 2015

THE DAILY SHOW is getting closer to finding its host. Following the announcement that Jon Stewart would be leaving THE DAILY SHOW, Comedy Central has announced that comedian Trevor Noah is a possible replacement. Noah previously appeared on the show as a regular guest performer in the 'The Best F*&#... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Michael Patrick Thornton in TITLE AND DEED at Lookingglass Theatre Photo Flash: First Look at Michael Patrick Thornton in TITLE AND DEED at Lookingglass Theatre
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2015

Continuing its 27th Season, Lookingglass Theatre Company presents the Midwest Premiere of Title and Deed, by Will Eno and directed by Marti Lyons. Title and Deed runs March 18 - May 3, 2015 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Av... (more...)
VIDEO: Jason Jones Bids Farewell on Last Night's THE DAILY SHOW VIDEO: Jason Jones Bids Farewell on Last Night's THE DAILY SHOW
by TV News Desk - March 27, 2015

Last night, Jason Jones said fairwell to Comedy Central's The Daily Show after 10 years as the go-to hunk and the foreign affairs correspondent who brought actual field pieces to the show.... (more...)
Segal Centre to Present TRAVESTIES, 4/12-5/3 Segal Centre to Present TRAVESTIES, 4/12-5/3
by BWW News Desk - March 26, 2015

Acclaimed Montreal filmmaker Jacob Tierney (The Trotsky, Good Neighbours) will direct Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning historical comedy Travesties in a new Segal Centre production from April 12 - May 3, 2015.... (more...)
VIDEO: Amanda Seyfried Recalls Awful 'Annie' Audition on JON STEWART VIDEO: Amanda Seyfried Recalls Awful 'Annie' Audition on JON STEWART
by TV News Desk - March 26, 2015

Amanda Seyfried recently appeared on THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART to discuss her new film, 'While We're Young', and recalled an awful audition in Philadelphia that led her to learn how to sing.... (more...)
Royal Conservatory of Music to Present 21C MUSIC FESTIVAL in Toronto, May 20-24 Royal Conservatory of Music to Present 21C MUSIC FESTIVAL in Toronto, May 20-24
by BWW News Desk - March 25, 2015

After a successful launch in 2014, the 21C Music Festival returns with a new line-up of artists from May 20 to May 24, 2015. The festival will again run over five nights and consist of eight concerts, featuring music composed mostly during the 21st century, which once again crosses boundaries and ge... (more...)
2015 New York Hot Jazz Fest to Kick Off May 3 2015 New York Hot Jazz Fest to Kick Off May 3
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2015

Following the success of the previous two festivals, the 3rd Annual New York Hot Jazz Festival -- produced by the impresario Michael 'Misha' Katsobashvili, performer Bria Skonberg, and composer/producer Patrick Soluri (of Prohibition Productions and The Salon) -- returns to The Players this year and... (more...)
Bradley Cooper in Talks to Direct, Lead A STAR IS BORN Remake Opposite Beyonce Bradley Cooper in Talks to Direct, Lead A STAR IS BORN Remake Opposite Beyonce
by Movies News Desk - March 24, 2015

Warner Bros.' long-gestating remake of A STAR IS BORN is once again gaining traction.... (more...)
VIDEO: Rosie Perez & More Debate New Starbucks Campaign on LARRY WILMORE VIDEO: Rosie Perez & More Debate New Starbucks Campaign on LARRY WILMORE
by TV News Desk - March 24, 2015

2 Chainz joins Larry, Kenneth Cole, Phoebe Robinson, and 'FISH IN THE DARK's Rosie Perez to debate the pros and cons of Starbucks's unpopular 'Race Together' campaign.... (more...)
Australia Council Reveals 2015 Award Winners Australia Council Reveals 2015 Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2015

Bringing the individual art form awards together for the first time, the 2015 Australia Council Awards ceremony paid tribute to the remarkable contributions made by 10 Australians to the arts and cultural landscape. Presented in Sydney on Thursday 19 March, these prestigious national awards combine ... (more...)
This Just In: Vanessa Hudgens Led GIGI Set for New Cast Recording; Due in June on DMI Records This Just In: Vanessa Hudgens Led GIGI Set for New Cast Recording; Due in June on DMI Records
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2015

This just in! It's just been announced that DMI Records (Tena Clark, Founder and CEO; Kevin Gore, President and COO) will produce the new Broadway Cast Recording of Gigi, the Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe Oscar® and Tony Award-winning musical comedy. The recording will be produced and engineer... (more...)
VIDEO: Will Ferrell Applauds Jon Stewart's DAILY SHOW Exit: 'This Isn't Working' VIDEO: Will Ferrell Applauds Jon Stewart's DAILY SHOW Exit: 'This Isn't Working'
by TV News Desk - March 20, 2015

On last night's DAILY SHOW, guest Will Ferrell applauded Jon's decision to leave as host, saying it 'just isn't working'.... (more...)
Broadway Veterans Among Cast of Las Vegas' DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL Broadway Veterans Among Cast of Las Vegas' DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - March 19, 2015

?After a nationwide search, full casting for the highly anticipated production, DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL, is now available.... (more...)
25th Anniversary of GOODFELLAS to Close 2015 Tribeca Film Festival 25th Anniversary of GOODFELLAS to Close 2015 Tribeca Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - March 18, 2015

The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, announced today that the 25th Anniversary of Martin Scorsese's gangster film GoodFellas... (more...)
VIDEO: Jon Stewart Reveals First Look at His 'New C-Span Show' HATEWATCH VIDEO: Jon Stewart Reveals First Look at His 'New C-Span Show' HATEWATCH
by TV News Desk - March 18, 2015

On last night's DAILY SHOW, Jon Stewart address recently speculation about his plans following his departure from the Comedy Central late night talk show.... (more...)
Arianna Huffington, Cynthia Nixon, Daniel Breaker, Chinese Music & More Set for Joe's Pub, 3/18-29 Arianna Huffington, Cynthia Nixon, Daniel Breaker, Chinese Music & More Set for Joe's Pub, 3/18-29
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2015

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances running March 18 - 29, 2015. Details below!... (more...)






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