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THIS GONNA BE ON THE TEST, MISS? to Play MITF This Summer THIS GONNA BE ON THE TEST, MISS? to Play MITF This Summer
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2017

THIS GONNA BE ON THE TEST, MISS?, written by and starring Ronna Levy and directed by Tyler Spicer, is headed to MITF: Summer 2017, running July 15 - Aug 6, 2017 at The Jewel Box at the WorkShop Theater, 312 W.36th Street, NYC.... (more...)
OH, HELLO!'s John Mulaney to Bring KID GORGEOUS to Radio City Music Hall OH, HELLO!'s John Mulaney to Bring KID GORGEOUS to Radio City Music Hall
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2017

The Madison Square Garden Company and Live Nation announced today that John Mulaney will bring his 'Kid Gorgeous' tour to the Radio City Music Hall stage on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 7:00PM. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 10:00AM.... (more...)
Cast Announced for PEACE, LOVE AND CUPCAKES: THE MUSICAL at NYMF Cast Announced for PEACE, LOVE AND CUPCAKES: THE MUSICAL at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2017

The New York Musical Festival and Center Stage Theatre Company have announced that James Ignacio (King and I), Diego Lucano (School of Rock), Eliza Holland Madore (Matilda), Madison Mullahey (Mary Poppins, Shrek), as well as the show's own 14-year-old co-playwright, Carrie Berk (NYMF Camp Rolling Hi... (more...)
Emily Blunt to Host American Institute for Stuttering's 11th Annual FREEING VOICES CHANGING LIVES Gala Emily Blunt to Host American Institute for Stuttering's 11th Annual FREEING VOICES CHANGING LIVES Gala
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2017

Actress Emily Blunt, longtime supporter and enthusiastic American Institute for Stuttering (AIS) board member, will host the 11th annual Freeing Voices Changing Lives Benefit Gala on June 26 to be held at Guastavino's in New York City. ... (more...)
Tickets on Sale for Graham Russell's New Rock Musical A WALL APART at NYMF Tickets on Sale for Graham Russell's New Rock Musical A WALL APART at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2017

The New York Musical Festival and NewYorkRep present the world premiere of A WALL APART, a new rock musical featuring an original score by Graham Russell of the legendary rock band Air Supply, and a book by Sam Goldstein and Craig Clyde. Tickets are now on sale at www.nymf.org/wallapart or by callin... (more...)
Project1VOICE to Stage Readings of Dael Orlandersmith's YELLOWMAN Project1VOICE to Stage Readings of Dael Orlandersmith's YELLOWMAN
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2017

Project1VOICE One Play One Day 2017 is set, with over 40 theater companies and organizations participating in celebrating the American theater with staged readings of Yellowman--the 2002 Pulitzer-Prize finalist for Drama--by Dael Orlandersmith on Monday, June 19, 2017.... (more...)
Casting Announced for MEMORIES OF THE GAME at SheNYC Festival Casting Announced for MEMORIES OF THE GAME at SheNYC Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2017

Casting has been announced for MEMORIES OF THE GAME at the SheNYC Summer Theater Festival. The new play by Kristy Thomas will run at the Connelly Theater this July.... (more...)
Satellite Collective Announces Free Satellite Film Originals Satellite Collective Announces Free Satellite Film Originals
by Movies News Desk - June 15, 2017

Satellite Film Originals is an evening of original film and video created in collaboration with Satellite choreographers, composers and artists. For the first time Satellite will premiere a full program of film, video and original scores in partnership with Bowery Arts and Sciences.... (more...)
Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band to Perform at Madison Square Park Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band to Perform at Madison Square Park
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2017

Latin GRAMMY and EMMY Award winners Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band will perform a free concert at Madison Square Park on Thursday, July 27, as part of their summer tour.  Showtime is 10:30 am, on the Farrugut Lawn. This is one of the park's weekly eclectic lineup of family acts. All ages are inv... (more...)
Ailey's Lincoln Center Engagement Continues Through Father's Day Ailey's Lincoln Center Engagement Continues Through Father's Day
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's 2017 Lincoln Center engagement continues with six performances left to enjoy with loved ones through Sunday, June 18.... (more...)
YOUR LOVE, OUR MUSICAL! Comedy Improv Show Set for The PIT YOUR LOVE, OUR MUSICAL! Comedy Improv Show Set for The PIT
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2017

Your Love, Our Musical! - a long form improvised musical in which comedic musical masterminds (Rebecca Vigil and Evan Kaufman) interview a couple from the audience and create a fully improvised musical about that couple's love story - returns to Manhattan at the Peoples Improv Theater, Tuesday June ... (more...)
Gabrielle Stravelli to Play Two New York Engagements This Summer Gabrielle Stravelli to Play Two New York Engagements This Summer
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2017

Gabrielle Stravelli - the celebrated pop/jazz vocalist and songwriter - will perform two special New York engagements this summer, riding a wave of rave reviews for her latest album Dream Ago. ... (more...)
Cutting Edge Talent Slated for NYU Skirball's 2017-18 Dance Season Cutting Edge Talent Slated for NYU Skirball's 2017-18 Dance Season
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2017

NYU Skirball's 2017-18 dance season kicks off on September 15 with a FREE immersive dance party by the unconventional dance company AUNTS, and continues with the American premiere of Congolese choreographer Faustin Linyekula's In Search of Dinozord, a heart-wrenching look at the consequences of war,... (more...)
One World Trade Center Lights Up for 2017 New York Fashion and Lifestyle Festival One World Trade Center Lights Up for 2017 New York Fashion and Lifestyle Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2017

On Thursday, June 8th, 2017 at 7pm, the 2017 New York Fashion & Lifestyle Festival (NYFLF) was launched on the 63rd floor of One World Trade Center, hosted jointly by Globe Fashion Week Inc. and WG Empire. This year, NYFLF celebrated the fashion spirit with the grand opening of WG Empire at the icon... (more...)
Casting Announced for THE SUMMONING at the SheNYC Festival Casting Announced for THE SUMMONING at the SheNYC Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2017

Casting has been announced for THE SUMMONING at the SheNYC Summer Theater Festival. The new play by Charlotte Ahlin will run at the Connelly Theater this July.... (more...)
79-Foot-Tall Amazon Echo Replica Takes Over Times Square 79-Foot-Tall Amazon Echo Replica Takes Over Times Square
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2017

As part of a groundbreaking advertising campaign for Amazon Music, OUTFRONT Media Inc. (NYSE: OUT), one of the largest out-of-home media companies in North America, and Rapport, the out-of-home media buying and planning agency of IPG Mediabrands, today unveiled a 79-foot-tall Amazon Echo replica in ... (more...)
Hit UCB LA Show ASIAN AF to Make New York Debut at UCB East Hit UCB LA Show ASIAN AF to Make New York Debut at UCB East
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2017

ASIAN AF, the hit sellout Los Angeles comedy show, is making its New York debut on June 27 at UCB East, and will feature comedians Kevin Yee (Mary Poppins OBC, tours of Wicked and Mamma Mia) and Aparna Nancherla (Conan, Late Night With Seth Meyers).... (more...)
Cast Announced for Out of the Box Theatrics' 'MATT AND MATTE' Concert Cast Announced for Out of the Box Theatrics' 'MATT AND MATTE' Concert
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

Out of the Box Theatrics has announced the cast of their upcoming concert 'Which Comes First: The Music and Lyrics of Matt and Matte.'... (more...)
BWW Review: In Solo Debut, Robbie Rozelle Leaps Into the Spotlight and Insists That the 'Personality Piece' Is Not a Dead Art BWW Review: In Solo Debut, Robbie Rozelle Leaps Into the Spotlight and Insists That the 'Personality Piece' Is Not a Dead Art
by Matthew Blank - June 13, 2017

The New York cabaret scene has found itself a new star, whether or not anyone was asking for it. Broadway album designer and social media demagog Robbie Rozelle, who has previously created solo shows for Melissa Errico and Kate Baldwin, decided it was finally Robbie's Turn and brought us SONGS FR... (more...)
Big Apple Circus Star Will Attempt to Break Husband's World Record at Niagara Falls Big Apple Circus Star Will Attempt to Break Husband's World Record at Niagara Falls
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

On Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 8:30AM ET, BIG APPLE CIRCUS star Erendira Vazquez Wallenda will attempt to break a World Record (previously set by her husband BIG APPPLE CIRCUS headliner Nik Wallenda) by hanging from a helicopter by her teeth at 300 feet, over Niagara Falls.... (more...)
UPCA to Present DANZA DEBUTS, Featuring Works by Virgil Gadson and Cassie Nordgren UPCA to Present DANZA DEBUTS, Featuring Works by Virgil Gadson and Cassie Nordgren
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

The United Palace of Cultural Arts (UPCA) presents Danza Debuts, a program that features emerging choreographers who create original works in our new studios and debut it on the United Palace stage.... (more...)
Malachy McCourt to Receive First Origin in Bloom Literary Award Malachy McCourt to Receive First Origin in Bloom Literary Award
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

On Friday, June 16, beloved New York fixture Malachy McCourt receives the first Origin in Bloom Literary Award, a new annual Bloomsday award honoring the work of an Irish or Irish-American author.... (more...)
North/South Chamber Orchestra to Present New York Premiere of Meira Warshauer's IN MEMORIAM North/South Chamber Orchestra to Present New York Premiere of Meira Warshauer's IN MEMORIAM
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

The New York Premiere of Meira Warshauer's In Memoriam for solo cello and strings will be given by The North/South Chamber Orchestra, Max Lifchitz, conductor, with soloist Leo Grinhauz on Tuesday, June 20 at 8 PM at Christ & St. Stephen's Church, 120 West 69th St. (between Broadway & Columbus Ave.) ... (more...)
Chelsea Hickman and Kira Stone's THE LIGHT RAIL Coming to NYMF Chelsea Hickman and Kira Stone's THE LIGHT RAIL Coming to NYMF
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

New York Musical Festival presents THE LIGHT RAIL, with book by Chelsea Hickman, and music & lyrics by Kira Stone, at The Green Room 42 at Yotel, running July 23 - July 24.... (more...)
Casting Announced for CHILDREN OF CAMELOT at SheNYC Festival Casting Announced for CHILDREN OF CAMELOT at SheNYC Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

Casting has been announced for the new play CHILDREN OF CAMELOT by Nakisa Aschtiani, which will run at the Connelly Theater this July as part of the SheNYC Summer Theater Festival.... (more...)