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FLASH FRIDAY: First Midnight! INTO THE WOODS Casts A Spell Onstage & OnscreenFLASH FRIDAY: First Midnight! INTO THE WOODS Casts A Spell Onstage & Onscreen
by Pat Cerasaro - August 01, 2014

Today we are celebrating the lineage of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's family-friendly fairy tale musical INTO THE WOODS now that we have gotten our very first glimpse of the new big screen editi... (more...)


Comedian Steven Dupin to Bring TRANS AM DIARIES to LA's Book Soup, 8/21Comedian Steven Dupin to Bring TRANS AM DIARIES to LA's Book Soup, 8/21
July 31, 2014

Comedian and author Steven Dupin (a.k.a. Stevie D.) will discuss and sign copies of his memoir 'The Trans Am Diaries: A Hillbilly's Road Trip from Stand Up Comedy to Cancer...and Back Again' at Book S... (more...)


Patti LuPone, The Skivvies, Ben Platt and More Will Play 54 Below, Aug-Sept 2014Patti LuPone, The Skivvies, Ben Platt and More Will Play 54 Below, Aug-Sept 2014
July 31, 2014

This August and September 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. (more...)


Bravo to Premiere REAL HOUSEWIVES OF MELBOURNE, 8/3Bravo to Premiere REAL HOUSEWIVES OF MELBOURNE, 8/3
July 31, 2014

Bravo Media travels 10,000 miles to the land “Down Under” with the acquisition of “The Real Housewives of Melbourne,” which will air every Sunday at 12 PM ET/PT beginning on August 3 (more...)


NBC Sports Announces Extensive MOTORSPORTS Coverage This WeekendNBC Sports Announces Extensive MOTORSPORTS Coverage This Weekend
July 31, 2014

NBCSN will present live coverage of the IndyCar Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio this Sunday at 3 p.m. ET, highlighting more than 30 hours of motorsports coverage across NBC and NBCSN this weekend. (more...)


Photo Flash: First Look at Diana Huey, Eddie Egan, Mel Maghuyop and More in MISS SAIGON at Flat Rock PlayhousePhoto Flash: First Look at Diana Huey, Eddie Egan, Mel Maghuyop and More in MISS SAIGON at Flat Rock Playhouse
July 30, 2014

Flat Rock Playhouse presents the Broadway and international hit musical, Miss Saigon, now through August 24 at The Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. As part of its 'Season of Laughter and Love' presented... (more...)


Photo Flash: New Shots of Justin Matthew Sargent, Howie Michael Smith, Robert Cuccioli and More in Bay Street's MY LIFE IS A MUSICALPhoto Flash: New Shots of Justin Matthew Sargent, Howie Michael Smith, Robert Cuccioli and More in Bay Street's MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL
July 30, 2014

Bay Street Theater presents the World Premiere of MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL now through August 31. This musical comedy with book, music and lyrics by Adam Overett, is directed and choreographed by Marlo Hu... (more...)


'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for July 30th, 2014'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for July 30th, 2014
by Paul W. Thompson - July 30, 2014

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. Our biggest musical theaters check in: Broadway In Chicag... (more...)


TOP HAT Will Return to London Prior to Launching UK tourTOP HAT Will Return to London Prior to Launching UK tour
July 30, 2014

Top Hat, winner of three Olivier Awards, for 'Best New Musical', 'Best Choreography', 'Best Costume Design' from its seven nominations, and winner of the Evening Standard Award for 'Best Night Out', r... (more...)


MUPPETS Movie Memorabilia to Be Auctioned Off to Benefit VH1 Save The MusicMUPPETS Movie Memorabilia to Be Auctioned Off to Benefit VH1 Save The Music
July 30, 2014

In celebration of the upcoming home entertainment release of Disney's "Muppets Most Wanted" on August 12, Yamaha Entertainment Group is auctioning off an incredible Yamaha Disklavier grand piano that ... (more...)


New Season of Spike TV's INK MASTER to Premiere 9/2New Season of Spike TV's INK MASTER to Premiere 9/2
July 29, 2014

Spike TV's hit original and the first tattoo reality-competition series 'Ink Master' returns for a fifth season starting Tuesday, September 2 at 10 pm ET/PT (more...)


Fences Unveils 'Arrows' Ft Macklemore and Produced by Ryan LewisFences Unveils 'Arrows' Ft Macklemore and Produced by Ryan Lewis
July 29, 2014

Elektra Records has announced the label debut from acclaimed singer/songwriter Fences. 'LESSER OCEANS' which includes the new single, 'Arrows' featuring Macklemore and produced by Ryan Lewis arrives e... (more...)


Isabel Rose Releases New Album TROUBLE IN PARADISEIsabel Rose Releases New Album TROUBLE IN PARADISE
July 29, 2014

Trouble in Paradise, the new CD from acclaimed singer Isabel Rose (www.IsabelRose.com) is a top-drawer musical event. Produced by Bob Rock (Michael Buble, Aerosmith, Bon Jovi, Metallica, Cher), it wil... (more...)


Review Roundup: Young Vic's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIREReview Roundup: Young Vic's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE
by Review Roundups - July 29, 2014

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE just opened at the Young Vic and is booking to Friday, September 19, 2014. Gillian Anderson is Blanche DuBois, Ben Foster is Stanley and Vanessa Kirby is Stella in Tennessee W... (more...)


Marvel Unveils Action Packed GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Product CollectionMarvel Unveils Action Packed GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Product Collection
July 29, 2014

Marvel Entertainment in conjunction with Disney Consumer Products (DCP) unveils an action-packed product collection to celebrate Marvel's epic space adventure, Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (more...)


EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Interviews: Comedian Paco ErhardEDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Interviews: Comedian Paco Erhard
by Natalie O'Donoghue - July 29, 2014

Comedian Paco Erhard speaks to BWW:UK about his Edinburgh Fringe 2014 show Worst. German. Ever. (more...)


MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL, Starring Howie Michael Smith, Makes World Premiere Tonight at Bay Street TheaterMY LIFE IS A MUSICAL, Starring Howie Michael Smith, Makes World Premiere Tonight at Bay Street Theater
July 29, 2014

Bay Street Theater presents the World Premiere of MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL (tonight, July 29-August 31). This musical comedy book, music and lyrics by Adam Overett, is directed and choreographed by Marlo ... (more...)


Clearlight to Release TRIBAL HYBRID CONCEPT AlbumClearlight to Release TRIBAL HYBRID CONCEPT Album
July 28, 2014

Following the recent release of Clearlight's critically acclaimed 'The Impressionists Symphony' CD, comes another groundbreaking new album composed by Cyrille 'Clearlight' Verdeaux titled 'Tribal Hybr... (more...)


Meet the Current Casts of Broadway's Long-Running Hits - WICKEDMeet the Current Casts of Broadway's Long-Running Hits - WICKED
by BWW Special Coverage - July 28, 2014

A great, big Broadway season is on its way, with fourteen productions already slated to open in the next few months. With several weeks until the craziness begins, there is plenty of time to catch up ... (more...)


Patti LuPone, The Skivvies & More Set for 54 Below this WeekPatti LuPone, The Skivvies & More Set for 54 Below this Week
July 28, 2014

Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com ... (more...)


BWW Reviews: Farcical BOEING BOEING Soars at Hendersonville's Playhouse DowntownBWW Reviews: Farcical BOEING BOEING Soars at Hendersonville's Playhouse Downtown
by Paul Hyde - July 25, 2014

For a witty summertime romp, it's hard to beat the Playhouse Downtown's production of "Boeing Boeing" in Hendersonville, North Carolina. (more...)


The New York Philharmonic Sets August 2014 Worldwide Radio BroadcastsThe New York Philharmonic Sets August 2014 Worldwide Radio Broadcasts
July 25, 2014

The August 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 -- begin with Music Director Alan... (more...)


Photo Flash: First Look at Howie Michael Smith, Robert Cuccioli and More in MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL at Bay Street TheaterPhoto Flash: First Look at Howie Michael Smith, Robert Cuccioli and More in MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL at Bay Street Theater
July 24, 2014

Bay Street Theater presents the World Premiere of MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL (July 29-August 31). This musical comedy book, music and lyrics by Adam Overett, is directed and choreographed by Marlo Hunter. P... (more...)


Emmy Winner Wayne Brady to Star Opposite Merle Dandridge in KISS ME, KATE at Pasadena PlayhouseEmmy Winner Wayne Brady to Star Opposite Merle Dandridge in KISS ME, KATE at Pasadena Playhouse
July 24, 2014

The Pasadena Playhouse announced today that Wayne Brady will star as Fred/Petruchio in the Cole Porter Broadway musical KISS ME, KATE. The multi-Emmy Award winning Brady will head a cast of 17. Epps w... (more...)


Ridgefield Playhouse to Welcome Nick DiPaolo, 8/2Ridgefield Playhouse to Welcome Nick DiPaolo, 8/2
July 24, 2014

For tickets ($37), call the box office at 203-438-5795, or order online at ridgefieldplayhouse.org. The Ridgefield Playhouse is a non-profit performing arts center located at 80 East Ridg... (more...)







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