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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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Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of HELLO, DOLLY! at Theatre Arlington Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of HELLO, DOLLY! at Theatre Arlington
by BWW News Desk - August 27, 2015

Theatre Arlington's 43rd anniversary season promises to be Bigger, Better & Brighter. It is hard to believe that in its 42+ year history, TA has never produced this delightful masterpiece of musical theatre. Join Dolly in her pursuit of Horace and enjoy some of the best songs in the history of music... (more...)
Lord Almighty! AN ACT OF GOD is LA-Bound, with Sean Hayes as God Lord Almighty! AN ACT OF GOD is LA-Bound, with Sean Hayes as God
by BWW News Desk - August 26, 2015

Producer Jeffrey Finn and Center Theatre Group announced today that Emmy winner Sean Hayes will play God in a limited six-week engagement of the new Broadway play AN ACT OF GOD at the CTG/Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, January 30 through March 13, 2016. The hit comedy arrives in Los Angeles after ... (more...)
Don Rickles to Return to The Orleans Showroom This October Don Rickles to Return to The Orleans Showroom This October
by BWW News Desk - August 25, 2015

Returning for his 56th consecutive year as a Las Vegas headliner, internationally distinguished comedian, actor and entertainer Don Rickles will perform at The Orleans Showroom, Oct. 17 and 18.... (more...)
Joy Behar, Sherri Shepherd to Return to ABC's THE VIEW; Full Team Revealed! Joy Behar, Sherri Shepherd to Return to ABC's THE VIEW; Full Team Revealed!
by TV News Desk - August 25, 2015

ABC's “The View” is ramping up for a season unlike any other with more opinions and new points of view when the talk show returns on TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 for Season 19.... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Jon Stewart Get Body Slammed by John Cena on WWE LIVE! VIDEO: Watch Jon Stewart Get Body Slammed by John Cena on WWE LIVE!
by TV News Desk - August 25, 2015

In the clip below, watch the funny man get body slammed by WWE's John Cena!... (more...)
BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Illustrates- THE KING AND I BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Illustrates- THE KING AND I
by Ken Fallin - August 21, 2015

BroadwayWorld recently announced a new partnership with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Fallin previously drew for BroadwayWorld and our readers have long wanted his return, so it is with great pleasure ... (more...)
Pete Kronowitt Releases Live Video for New Single 'Change Is Gonna Come' Pete Kronowitt Releases Live Video for New Single 'Change Is Gonna Come'
by BWW News Desk - August 20, 2015

San Francisco-based singer / songwriter Pete Kronowitt has released a video performance for his new politically charged song, 'Change is Gonna Come,' recorded live from the Cafe du Soleil in Lower Haight. The hopeful anthem was inspired both by the legends of American folk, as well as today's strugg... (more...)
ELLNORA The Guitar Festival 2015 Unveils Artist Lineup; Runs 9/10-12 at U of I ELLNORA The Guitar Festival 2015 Unveils Artist Lineup; Runs 9/10-12 at U of I
by BWW News Desk - August 19, 2015

On September 10, 11, and 12, 2015, a stunning display of the world's most remarkable and significant guitarists will gather for the sixth installment of ELLNORA | The Guitar Festival, presented by Krannert Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.... (more...)
VIDEO: Stephen Colbert & Howard Stern Rock Out to Rolling Stones Karaoke VIDEO: Stephen Colbert & Howard Stern Rock Out to Rolling Stones Karaoke
by TV News Desk - August 19, 2015

Stephen Colbert stopped by the Stern Show this week, ahead of his late night TV debut of CBS's LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBER, and cut loose with Howard in honor of his old cover band, A Shot In The Dark.... (more...)
Chicago Humanities Festival Sets Complete Schedule for 26th Fall Season, CITIZENS Chicago Humanities Festival Sets Complete Schedule for 26th Fall Season, CITIZENS
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2015

The Chicago Humanities Festival (CHF) announced today the complete schedule for the 26th Fall Festival, 130 events which will explore the theme of Citizens, Oct. 24-Nov. 8, 2015 at venues across Chicago.... (more...)
Anne Hathaway to Star in Limited Series THE AMBASSADOR'S WIFE Anne Hathaway to Star in Limited Series THE AMBASSADOR'S WIFE
by TV News Desk - August 18, 2015

Oscar winner Anne Hathaway has will star in the limited series THE AMASSADOR'S WIFE from Entertainment One and the Mark Gordon Co.... (more...)
VIDEO: All-New Promo for THE DAILY SHOW WITH TREVOR NOAH VIDEO: All-New Promo for THE DAILY SHOW WITH TREVOR NOAH
by TV News Desk - August 18, 2015

Trevor Noah readies his seat at THE DAILY SHOW, where he takes over as host starting September 28 at 11/10c. Watch an all-new promo below!... (more...)
'Daily Show's Jon Stewart to Host WWE SUMMERSLAM, 8/23 'Daily Show's Jon Stewart to Host WWE SUMMERSLAM, 8/23
by TV News Desk - August 18, 2015

Stewart is set to host WWE's SummerSlam® on Sunday, August 23 at 7pm ET live on WWE Network.... (more...)
Leonora Scelfo Shares Love of Yoga in New Book, YOGA FAN GIRL Leonora Scelfo Shares Love of Yoga in New Book, YOGA FAN GIRL
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2015

People come in all shapes and sizes, but all bodies need to be stretched, and yoga can help. That's the bottom line of Leonora Scelfo's new book, released by Dog Ear Publishing. The book shares the story of one woman's journey through her personal practice of yoga, told from the perspectives of both... (more...)
Brooklyn Music Venue National Sawdust Releases Complete Lineup for Inaugural Season Brooklyn Music Venue National Sawdust Releases Complete Lineup for Inaugural Season
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2015

Composer Paola Prestini, the Creative and Executive Director of National Sawdust (NS), today announced programming for the non-profit's inaugural fall season in its new home-a $16 million, 13,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art chamber hall in the heart of Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The performance and r... (more...)
Photo Coverage: HAMILTON Gets Starry! Denzel Washington, Aziz Ansari, Zachary Quinto, and Ann Curry Chill with HAMILTON Cast Photo Coverage: HAMILTON Gets Starry! Denzel Washington, Aziz Ansari, Zachary Quinto, and Ann Curry Chill with HAMILTON Cast
by Linda Lenzi - August 16, 2015

Celebrities of all kinds have been flocking to see HAMILTON ever since its run Off-Broadway at the Public Theatre, and this week saw stars of the screen in attendance. This weekend, actor and comedian Aziz Ansari, Academy Award-winner Denzel Washington, actor Zachary Quinto, and NBC journalist Ann C... (more...)
THIS IS OUR YOUTH & More Set for Custom Made Theatre's 2015-16 Season THIS IS OUR YOUTH & More Set for Custom Made Theatre's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2015

Custom Made Theatre Company announces its 17th Season, opening with Kenneth Lonergan's This is Our Youth on September 18. The 2015-2016 season will be staged at Custom Made's new home, the Custom Made Theatre at 533 Sutter St. (at Powell) just north of Union Square, easily accessible via all Bay Are... (more...)
THE TONIGHT SHOW Up From Last Week THE TONIGHT SHOW Up From Last Week
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2015

NBC's 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' has won the ratings week of Aug. 3-7 while generating a second straight week of adult 18-49 growth. Versus the prior week, Fallon was up +4% in adult 18-49 rating (with a 0.95 versus a 0.91 for July 27-31) and versus two weeks earlier, Fallon was up +6%... (more...)
MY MOTHER'S ITALIAN, MY FATHER'S JEWISH & I'M IN THERAPY! to Play WPPAC, 9/30-11/1 MY MOTHER'S ITALIAN, MY FATHER'S JEWISH & I'M IN THERAPY! to Play WPPAC, 9/30-11/1
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2015

The international hit comedy MY MOTHER'S ITALIAN, MY FATHER'S JEWISH & I'M IN THERAPY!, featuring Peter J. Fogel, comes to the White Plains Performing Arts Center for a five week engagement, September 30 - November 1.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Betty Buckley and Rachel York Dazzle in Bay Street's GREY GARDENS BWW Reviews: Betty Buckley and Rachel York Dazzle in Bay Street's GREY GARDENS
by Melissa Giordano - August 12, 2015

Tony Award winning musical Grey Gardens, which opened on Broadway in 2006, is a superb creation. Chiefly speaking here about the incarnation at Bay Street Theatre, this is truly a special event for countless reasons. Among them is the fact that the theatre, based in Sag Harbor, is only around 8 mile... (more...)
Judd Apatow, Billy Crystal Among Lineup for 2015 New York Comedy Festival Judd Apatow, Billy Crystal Among Lineup for 2015 New York Comedy Festival
by TV News Desk - August 11, 2015

Marking its 12th year, the New York Comedy Festival (NYCF), presented in association with Comedy Central, announced its 2015 line-up today.... (more...)
Bestselling Author Sarah Vowell to Appear at The Neptune in Seattle, 10/28 Bestselling Author Sarah Vowell to Appear at The Neptune in Seattle, 10/28
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2015

Sarah Vowell will appear at The Neptune on October 28, 2015 at 8:00 PM. Age Limit: All Ages / Bar w/ valid ID  Price: $36.50 advance, $38.00 day of show (not including fees) - ticket price includes a copy of Sarah Vowell's new book, Lafayette in the Somewhat United States (redeemable at show). Gener... (more...)
Quotables from NBC's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON Week of 8/3 Quotables from NBC's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON Week of 8/3
by TV News Desk - August 10, 2015

Below, check out quotables from NBC's 'THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON', for the week of August 3!... (more...)
NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL Announces 2015 Lineup - Billy Crystal, Judd Apatow, Bill Burr and More! NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL Announces 2015 Lineup - Billy Crystal, Judd Apatow, Bill Burr and More!
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2015

Marking its 12th year, the New York Comedy Festival (NYCF), presented in association with Comedy Central, announced its 2015 line-up today.  Expanding to six days and running from November 10 -15, the festival will feature some of comedy's biggest stars performing in New York City's most prestigious... (more...)
Jon Stewart's Final Episode of THE DAILY SHOW Delivers 3.5M Viewers; Second Highest Episode Ever Jon Stewart's Final Episode of THE DAILY SHOW Delivers 3.5M Viewers; Second Highest Episode Ever
by TV News Desk - August 10, 2015

Jon Stewart's final episode of The Daily Show delivered 3.5 million viewers, marking the show's second highest rated episode ever... (more...)






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