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BOMBSHELL to Make a 'Smash' Onstage; BWW Looks Back on How It All Began BOMBSHELL to Make a 'Smash' Onstage; BWW Looks Back on How It All Began
by Caryn Robbins - July 03, 2015

BWW has put together a SMASH retrospective, from inception to TV series to benefit concert to stage! Travel back in time with a look back on how it all began!... (more...)
Pittsburgh CLO's GYPSY Opens 7/10 Pittsburgh CLO's GYPSY Opens 7/10
by BWW News Desk - July 02, 2015

Join one-of-a-kind mother, Rose, and her two talented daughters as they search for fame in Pittsburgh CLO's production of GYPSY, July 10-19 at the Benedum Center. This entertaining musical is complete with memorable performances, mother-daughter struggles and the hardships of show business life, all... (more...)
Lauren Graham Joins Members of Congress to Discuss Hit New Film MAX on American Humane Association's Weekly Radio Show Lauren Graham Joins Members of Congress to Discuss Hit New Film MAX on American Humane Association's Weekly Radio Show
by BWW News Desk - July 01, 2015

One of Hollywood's most famous leading ladies and three members of Congress working to bring home military working dogs join American Humane Association's president and CEO as special guests on the latest episode of 'Be Humane with Dr. Robin Ganzert' on Pet Life Radio.... (more...)
Cal Performances Sets Public Programs, Collaborations for Berkeley RADICAL, Beginning 9/22 with SBSOV Cal Performances Sets Public Programs, Collaborations for Berkeley RADICAL, Beginning 9/22 with SBSOV
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2015

Cal Performances at UC Berkeley today announced the public programs, academic endeavors, and University collaborations of the inaugural project of Berkeley RADICAL. The Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem 2015 Orchestra Residency features Gustavo Dudamel and the Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra of Ven... (more...)
All Aboard! STAGES St. Louis' ANYTHING GOES to Set Sail on July 17 All Aboard! STAGES St. Louis' ANYTHING GOES to Set Sail on July 17
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2015

STAGES St. Louis continues the voyage through its 29th season with the tap-happy Broadway classic, Anything Goes. The de-lovely Cole Porter musical comedy from Broadway's Golden Age will run July 17th - August 16th at the Robert G. Reim Theatre in Kirkwood.... (more...)
Scoop: THE BACHELORETTE on ABC - Monday, July 6, 2015 Scoop: THE BACHELORETTE on ABC - Monday, July 6, 2015
by TV Scoop - June 30, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE BACHELORETTE, airing on ABC on Monday, July 6, 2015!... (more...)
Broadway's Megan Hilty Reveals She's 'Always Envisioned' Adopting an Older Child Broadway's Megan Hilty Reveals She's 'Always Envisioned' Adopting an Older Child
by TV News Desk - June 30, 2015

The Broadway star reveals that adopting an older children to join her 9-month old daughter Viola Philmena has always been part of her and husband Brian Gallagher's future plans.... (more...)
The Kennedy Center to Host 10th Annual MFA Playwrights' Workshop This Summer The Kennedy Center to Host 10th Annual MFA Playwrights' Workshop This Summer
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2015

The Kennedy Center, in association with the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, the National New Play Network (NNPN)-the country's alliance of non-profit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays-and with Stanford University's National Center ... (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...)
Winners Announced for 27th Annual WA SCREEN AWARDS Winners Announced for 27th Annual WA SCREEN AWARDS
by Movies News Desk - June 30, 2015

Over 500 filmmakers, celebrities, media and screen industry representatives turned out to celebrate the very best in Western Australian screen production at the 27th Annual WA Screen Awards... (more...)
SOMETHING ROTTEN!'s Michael James Scott Re-Teams With Casey Nicholaw & Teases New PROM MUSICAL Workshop SOMETHING ROTTEN!'s Michael James Scott Re-Teams With Casey Nicholaw & Teases New PROM MUSICAL Workshop
by Pat Cerasaro - June 29, 2015

A standout from Something Rotten! is trying out a new musical!... (more...)
Fish Songs Live! Presents PHILIA Fish Songs Live! Presents PHILIA
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2015

Fish Songs Live! opens its premiere show, an electronic fairytale musical, PHILIA with book by Evangeline Crittenden, music and lyrics by Nick Rattray. Based on the short story by Bay Area author Traci Chee, this new musical explores sexual freedom, coming of age, and slut-shaming. Evangeline Critte... (more...)
FSLC Announces Richard Lester: The Running Jumping Pop Cinema Iconoclast FSLC Announces Richard Lester: The Running Jumping Pop Cinema Iconoclast
by Movies News Desk - June 26, 2015

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announces a celebration of films from the Swinging Sixties (and beyond) with the retrospective Richard Lester: The Running Jumping Pop Cinema Iconoclast... (more...)
Season Two of HE'S WITH ME Slated for Summer Release Season Two of HE'S WITH ME Slated for Summer Release
by TV News Desk - June 26, 2015

Monday Morning Productions in association with Actorman Entertainment is announcing the debut of the second season of its original series “He's With Me” this summer. New episodes will be debuted at www.heswithme.tv and on the “He's With Me” YouTube Channel (youtube.com/user/HWMtheseries) beginning M... (more...)
BWW Reviews: MSMT's SISTER ACT Raises the Rafters in Rejoicing BWW Reviews: MSMT's SISTER ACT Raises the Rafters in Rejoicing
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - June 26, 2015

In the first act of the Menken/Slater/Steinkellner musical comedy, Sister Act, the heroine, Sister Mary Clarence (aka Deloris Van Cartier) tells Mother Superior that song should come from the soul to raise the rafters. Maine State Music Theatre's second season offering does just that with a dazzling... (more...)
Sparks to Fly with Recycled Percussion at Spencer Theater, 7/3 Sparks to Fly with Recycled Percussion at Spencer Theater, 7/3
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2015

Junk Rock musicians and current Las Vegas headliners, Recycled Percussion, will be taking their hugely entertaining stage show out of the MGM Grand and over the mountains to be our own hilarious style of human fireworks at the Spencer Theater on Friday, July 3 at 8 p.m.... (more...)
38th Bay Area Playwrights Festival to Showcase 7 New Theatrical Works, 7/17-26 38th Bay Area Playwrights Festival to Showcase 7 New Theatrical Works, 7/17-26
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2015

The Playwrights Foundation's 38th Annual Bay Area Playwrights Festival (BAPF) runs July 17-26, 2015 at the Tides Theatre in San Francisco. BAPF 2015 builds on the festival's historic legacy of innovation in theater that then moves to theaters across the country.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: BUYER AND CELLAR Brings Fabulous Fun to Pittsburgh Public BWW Reviews: BUYER AND CELLAR Brings Fabulous Fun to Pittsburgh Public
by Greg Kerestan - June 25, 2015

A former 'Buffy' star, a legendary superstar, a make-out on the Matterhorn- what more could you want?... (more...)
Taxpayers to Pay Illinois' Multi Billion-Dollar Shortfall Taxpayers to Pay Illinois' Multi Billion-Dollar Shortfall
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2015

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New Amsterdam Singers to Perform Martin's Golgotha in 2016 New Amsterdam Singers to Perform Martin's Golgotha in 2016
by BWW News Desk - June 24, 2015

The New Amsterdam Singers (NAS), led by Music Director Clara Longstreth, will present Golgotha, a 90-minute oratorio for chorus, orchestra, organ, and soloists by the Swiss composer Frank Martin (1890-1974) in its first New York City performance since 1952, on Sunday, March 13, 2016, at 3:00 p.m., a... (more...)
Pear Avenue Theatre Sets 2015-16 Season: THE MOUNTAINTOP , AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY & More Pear Avenue Theatre Sets 2015-16 Season: THE MOUNTAINTOP , AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY & More
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2015

Last night the home of Artistic Director and founder Diane Tasca buzzed with excited supporters and theatre enthusiasts as Pear Avenue Theatre announced the details of its new home, new name, and 2015-16 season. The Pear's highly anticipated new state-of-the-art theatre, designed by San Jose archite... (more...)
NY Philharmonic Sets Worldwide Radio Broadcasts for July–September 2015 NY Philharmonic Sets Worldwide Radio Broadcasts for July–September 2015
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2015

The July-September broadcasts of The New York Philharmonic This Week - the weekly radio series of concerts and recordings by the New York Philharmonic, hosted by Alec Baldwin - will feature diverse programming, including Music Director Alan Gilbert leading Mahler's Symphony No. 2, Resurrection, in A... (more...)
'Raymond' Creator Phil Rosenthal Coming to PBS in New Culinary Comedy I'LL HAVE WHAT PHIL'S HAVING, 9/28 'Raymond' Creator Phil Rosenthal Coming to PBS in New Culinary Comedy I'LL HAVE WHAT PHIL'S HAVING, 9/28
by TV News Desk - June 23, 2015

I'll Have What Phil's Having invites audiences to join in on an international culinary exploration with Phil Rosenthal, the creator of the TV hit Everybody Loves Raymond, and one of Hollywood's funniest producers.... (more...)
Ryann Redmond, Bryan Batt and More Star in HAIRSPRAY, Beginning Tonight at The Muny Ryann Redmond, Bryan Batt and More Star in HAIRSPRAY, Beginning Tonight at The Muny
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2015

The Muny presents Hairspray, winner of the 2003 Tony Award for Best Musical, featuring music by Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman with a book by Mark O'Donnell & Thomas Meehan. The Muny's production of Hairspray is directed and choreographed by Dan Knechtges and music directed by Charlie Alterman.... (more...)
Andrés Franco, Francesco Lecce-Chong to Join PSO as New Asst. Conductors Andrés Franco, Francesco Lecce-Chong to Join PSO as New Asst. Conductors
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2015

PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will welcome two new staff conductors at the start of the 2015-2016 season. Andrés Franco and Francesco Lecce-Chong both will join the symphony staff as assistant conductors.... (more...)






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