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BWW TV: LES MISERABLES Gets Modernized at Dallas Theater Center!BWW TV: LES MISERABLES Gets Modernized at Dallas Theater Center!
Posted: Jul. 15, 2014


Breaking News: Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies at 89Breaking News: Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies at 89
Posted: Jul. 17, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel Belts the National Anthem and 'Forever Young' at MLB All-Star Game!STAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel Belts the National Anthem and 'Forever Young' at MLB All-Star Game!
Posted: Jul. 15, 2014


Rosie, Liza, Audra, Bernadette & More Remember Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch; All of Thursday's ReactionsRosie, Liza, Audra, Bernadette & More Remember Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch; All of Thursday's Reactions
Posted: Jul. 17, 2014


We Believe in Andrew Rannells! 10 Reasons to Love Broadway's Next Hedwig!We Believe in Andrew Rannells! 10 Reasons to Love Broadway's Next Hedwig!
Posted: Jul. 16, 2014


BWW Flashback: THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Ends Broadway RunBWW Flashback: THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Ends Broadway Run
Posted: Jul. 20, 2014


Photo Flash: First Look at the New York-Bound INTO THE WOODS at The Old Globe!Photo Flash: First Look at the New York-Bound INTO THE WOODS at The Old Globe!
Posted: Jul. 16, 2014


IF/THEN's Idina Menzel Sings National Anthem at Today's MLB All-Star GameIF/THEN's Idina Menzel Sings National Anthem at Today's MLB All-Star Game
Posted: Jul. 15, 2014


VIDEO: Disney Channel Stars Perform FROZEN's 'Do You Want to Build a Snowman?'VIDEO: Disney Channel Stars Perform FROZEN's 'Do You Want to Build a Snowman?'
Posted: Jul. 17, 2014


Disney to Bring Kermit, Miss Piggy & THE MUPPETS to Broadway?Disney to Bring Kermit, Miss Piggy & THE MUPPETS to Broadway?
Posted: Jul. 16, 2014


FLASH FRIDAY: Hats Off! An Elaine Stritch MemorialFLASH FRIDAY: Hats Off! An Elaine Stritch Memorial
Posted: Jul. 18, 2014


BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE ADDAMS FAMILY at The Muny, Starring Rob McClure, Jenny Powers & More!BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE ADDAMS FAMILY at The Muny, Starring Rob McClure, Jenny Powers & More!
Posted: Jul. 15, 2014


First Look At Andrew Rannells In HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCHFirst Look At Andrew Rannells In HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH
Posted: Jul. 18, 2014


VIDEO: Watch Full Music Video of Disney Stars Performing FROZEN's 'Do You Want to Build a Snowman?'VIDEO: Watch Full Music Video of Disney Stars Performing FROZEN's 'Do You Want to Build a Snowman?'
Posted: Jul. 21, 2014


Andrew Lloyd Webber Comments On Considering Committing Suicide Post-SurgeryAndrew Lloyd Webber Comments On Considering Committing Suicide Post-Surgery
Posted: Jul. 19, 2014


VIDEO: First Look - Neil Patrick Harris Stars in New Campaign for Heineken LightVIDEO: First Look - Neil Patrick Harris Stars in New Campaign for Heineken Light
Posted: Jul. 19, 2014


Shailene Woodley, Lea Michele, Jason Derulo Among Nominees for 2014 TEEN CHOICE AWARDS; Full List Announced!Shailene Woodley, Lea Michele, Jason Derulo Among Nominees for 2014 TEEN CHOICE AWARDS; Full List Announced!
Posted: Jul. 18, 2014


Neil Patrick Harris Offered Role On AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOWNeil Patrick Harris Offered Role On AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW
Posted: Jul. 20, 2014


Breaking News: ROCKY to Close on Broadway in AugustBreaking News: ROCKY to Close on Broadway in August
Posted: Jul. 15, 2014


Hottest Articles on BWW from Tuesday, Jul. 22Hottest Articles on BWW from Tuesday, Jul. 22
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(7/22/2014) - Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from Tuesday, July 22, 2014.


Gulfshore Playhouse Appoints Adria Starkey, David Drobis and Naomi Buck to Board of DirectorsGulfshore Playhouse Appoints Adria Starkey, David Drobis and Naomi Buck to Board of Directors
by BWW News Desk (Ft. Myers/Naples)

(7/22/2014) - Gulfshore Playhouse has announced the addition of Adria Starkey, David Drobis and Naomi Buck to their Board of Directors. Adria, David, and Naomi join current Board Members Bob Harden, Chair, Kristen Coury, President, Todd Gates, Don Gunther, Jason Korn, Tina McCain Matte, Jack Nortman, Gail Kern Paster, and Tennille Sevigny.


BWW Reviews: Kooman and Dimond's DANI GIRLBWW Reviews: Kooman and Dimond's DANI GIRL
by Jude Cartalaba (Philippines)

(7/22/2014) - DANI GIRL, a musical about a nine-year-old cancer-stricken girl Dani Lyons, created by the writing team of Michael Kooman and Christopher Dimond, is not to be missed.


WONDER OF THE WORLD to Open Douglas Morrisson Theatre's 2014-15 Season, 8/28-9/21WONDER OF THE WORLD to Open Douglas Morrisson Theatre's 2014-15 Season, 8/28-9/21
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(7/22/2014) - The Douglas Morrisson Theatre opens its 35th Season with the comedy 'Wonder of the World' by David Lindsay-Abaire. Directed by Dale Albright, 'Wonder of the World' is a wild and wacky tale of one woman's quest for happiness and self-fulfillment.


Graydon Gund Productions to Present THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM at FringeNYC, 8/10-24Graydon Gund Productions to Present THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM at FringeNYC, 8/10-24
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(7/22/2014) - Graydon Gund Productions is proud to present the world premiere of The Elephant in the Room as part of the 18th Annual New York International Fringe Festival - FringeNYC, written by Anna Fox and directed by Molly Clifford.


First-Ever AUCTION AT GRACELAND to Feature Rare Elvis Presley Artifacts, 8/14First-Ever AUCTION AT GRACELAND to Feature Rare Elvis Presley Artifacts, 8/14
by Movies News Desk (Music - Nashville)

(7/22/2014) - Highlights of the rare Elvis Presley artifacts to be included in the first-ever 'Auction at Graceland' were announced today, along with registration and catalog ordering details for the auction, which will be held on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 8 pm Eastern / 7 pm Central.


Julian Cihi and Diane Phelan to Star in 2g's GALOIS at the 2014 Ice Factory Festival, 7/23-26Julian Cihi and Diane Phelan to Star in 2g's GALOIS at the 2014 Ice Factory Festival, 7/23-26
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(7/22/2014) - Second Generation Productions (2g), a major incubator and producer of Asian American theater, announced today that Julian Cihi (Romeo and Juliet, Classic Stage Company) and Diane Phelan (Bernarda Alba, Lincoln Center) lead the cast of 2g's commissioned musical, Galois, by Sung Rno and Aaron Jones, directed by Victor Maog and produced by Jane Jung. The creative team also includes Music Director J. Oconer Navarro (The Adding Machine), Choreographer Camille A. Brown (tick, tick...BOOM!) and Fight Director Jacob Grigolia-Rosenbaum (Peter and the Starcatcher).


AS WE SLEEP, THE OPTIMIST and More Set for THE ECHO ONE ACTS 2014, Running 8/2-31AS WE SLEEP, THE OPTIMIST and More Set for THE ECHO ONE ACTS 2014, Running 8/2-31
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(7/22/2014) - The Echo Theater Company presents six world premieres in 'The Echo One Acts 2014'. See several new plays by hot, award-winning American playwrights - all in a single evening, running August 2 through the 24th, 2014.


Cheryl Barnes and Johnny Britt Set for HOT NIGHT OF COOL JAZZ, 8/16Cheryl Barnes and Johnny Britt Set for HOT NIGHT OF COOL JAZZ, 8/16
by BWW News Desk (Music - Los Angeles)

(7/22/2014) - A fresh and powerful new voice on the contemporary jazz scene, Cheryl Barnes (www.cheryldbarnes.com) - whose new full-length album Listen To This is scoring airplay everywhere from KCRW in Los Angeles to WNVW (The Wave) in Cleveland - will be sharing a 'Hot Night of Cool Jazz" with renowned R&B/Jazz singer Johnny Britt on Saturday, August 16 in Port Hueneme, Calif.


Sierra Boggess, James Monroe Iglehart and More Join Seth Rudetsky's NOT SINCE HIGH SCHOOL Benefit for MS 245, 8/24Sierra Boggess, James Monroe Iglehart and More Join Seth Rudetsky's NOT SINCE HIGH SCHOOL Benefit for MS 245, 8/24
by BWW News Desk

(7/22/2014) - SiriusXM Broadway host Seth Rudetsky will host and music direct a benefit concert at 42West on Sunday August 24th called Not Since High School. The concert, which will begin at 7:30, will showcase Broadway performers singing the classic roles they played as teens while wearing braces and/or breaking out.


The Capitol Steps, Wanda Sykes, Mannheim Steamroller, Kenny Rogers and More Join The Van Wezel's 2014-15 LineupThe Capitol Steps, Wanda Sykes, Mannheim Steamroller, Kenny Rogers and More Join The Van Wezel's 2014-15 Lineup
by BWW News Desk (St. Petersburg)

(7/22/2014) - Seven spectacular shows just added to the upcoming 2014-15 season at the Van Wezel! Tickets go on sale Friday, July 25 at 10am at the Box Office, online, and by phone.


MOONLIGHT AND MAGNOLIAS to Play the Dragon Theatre, 8/15-9/7MOONLIGHT AND MAGNOLIAS to Play the Dragon Theatre, 8/15-9/7
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(7/22/2014) - Celebrate 75 years of Gone With the Wind with Moonlight and Magnolias at the Dragon Theatre in in downtown Redwood City, August 15 - September 7, 2014.


STAGE TUBE: Monty Python Bids Emotional Farewell at Final MONTY PYTHON LIVE (MOSTLY) Performance in LondonSTAGE TUBE: Monty Python Bids Emotional Farewell at Final MONTY PYTHON LIVE (MOSTLY) Performance in London
by Stage Tube (UK / West End)

(7/22/2014) - The five surviving members of Monty Python just bid an emotional farewell in their final performance of MONTY PYTHON LIVE (MOSTLY) at London's O2 Arena. For the first time in more than three decades, Monty Python comedy legends John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin reunited on stage for this special, historic trip down memory lane. Watch a video of their curtain call below!


Peanut Gallery Players to Bring THE WIZ to Meadow Brook Theatre, 7/31-8/2Peanut Gallery Players to Bring THE WIZ to Meadow Brook Theatre, 7/31-8/2
by BWW News Desk (Detroit)

(7/22/2014) - Girl has Kansas, girl loses Kansas, girl gets Kansas back. That's the basic premise for Peanut Gallery Players' upcoming production of 'THE WIZ'. If you've seen the movie of 'The Wiz', don't assume you've seen the stage version.


SEX AND THE CITY: LIVE! Opens This Week at the Victoria TheatreSEX AND THE CITY: LIVE! Opens This Week at the Victoria Theatre
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(7/22/2014) - Sex and the City: LIVE! is back with two brand new episodes. The show plays a limited engagement for 3 weekends only, July 24 - Aug. 10, 2014 - Thurs., Fri., Sat. - 8:00 pm / Sun at 7:00 pm at the Victoria Theatre - 2961 16th St. (btwn. Mission & Capp Sts.) SF, CA 94103.


Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood Join HBO's WESTWORLD AdaptationAnthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood Join HBO's WESTWORLD Adaptation
by TV News Desk

(7/22/2014) - TVGuide reports that Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood have saddled up for J.J. Abrams' WESTWORLD on HBO.


ONCE UPON A TIME on the Hunt for FROZEN's HansONCE UPON A TIME on the Hunt for FROZEN's Hans
by TV News Desk

(7/22/2014) - According to TVLine, ABC's Once Upon a Time is adding another FROZEN character to its upcoming storyline -- Anna's first suitor and not-what-he-seems charmer Hans!


IT'S ONLY A PLAY, Starring Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, Already Drawing Top DollarIT'S ONLY A PLAY, Starring Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, Already Drawing Top Dollar
by BWW News Desk

(7/22/2014) - The New York Post writes that the upcoming revival of Tony winner Terrence McNally's IT'S ONLY A PLAY has already drawn $5.5 million before its opening on Broadway this fall, more than any other show so far. No question the numbers are at least partially due to legendary duo Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick and their all-star castmates.


Nathan Lane Talks THE NANCE on PBS; Wants MODERN FAMILY Spin-Off Called A DASH OF PEPPERNathan Lane Talks THE NANCE on PBS; Wants MODERN FAMILY Spin-Off Called A DASH OF PEPPER
by TV News Desk

(7/22/2014) - As part of this year's TCA Press Tour, Nathan Lane talked about his portrayal of 'Chauncey Miles' in Douglas Carter Beane's play THE NANCE, which will air this fall on PBS.


Photo Flash: NORDC Campers Learn About the Theatre Business at Le Petit TheatrePhoto Flash: NORDC Campers Learn About the Theatre Business at Le Petit Theatre
by BWW News Desk (New Orleans)

(7/22/2014) - Three hundred campers from the New Orleans Recreation Department Commission got a lesson in showbiz today at an educational program at Le Petit Theatre today. Scroll down for photos from the event!


Blood Brothers to Bring BEDLAM NIGHTMARES PART THREE: LOSING PATIENTS to the Brick, 7/31-8/2Blood Brothers to Bring BEDLAM NIGHTMARES PART THREE: LOSING PATIENTS to the Brick, 7/31-8/2
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(7/22/2014) - The Blood Brothers will present 'BEDLAM NIGHTMARES Part Three: Losing Patients', an anthology of short horror plays written by Nat Cassidy, Mariah MacCarthy & Mac Rogers and directed by Pete Boisvert & Patrick Shearer.


THE USED to Play Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, 10/9; Tickets on Sale 7/25THE USED to Play Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, 10/9; Tickets on Sale 7/25
by BWW News Desk (Las Vegas)

(7/22/2014) - Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas is thrilled to announce THE USED on Thursday, October 9, 2014.


Breaking News: BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Sets August Closing DateBreaking News: BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Sets August Closing Date
by BWW News Desk

(7/22/2014) - The world premiere production of the new musical comedy BULLETS OVER BROADWAY,written by Woody Allen and based on the screenplay by Allen and Douglas McGrath for the 1994 film and directed and choreographed by five-time Tony Award winner Susan Stroman, will play its final performance on Broadway on Sunday, August 24 at the St. James Theatre (246 West 44th Street).


Tyler Knowlin, Alita Moses, Sean Pallatroni and More Set for TAP & JAZZ at Playhouse on Park, 8/22-23Tyler Knowlin, Alita Moses, Sean Pallatroni and More Set for TAP & JAZZ at Playhouse on Park, 8/22-23
by BWW News Desk (Dance - Connecticut)

(7/22/2014) - Tap and Jazz go together hand and hand. Now, come witness the collaboration of some of CT's incredible '20 something' musicians and dancers as they bring the two art forms together for an incredible night of tap dancing and jazz music. Don't miss out on this energizing blend of two of America's greatest past times, Tap & Jazz!!!!


Adam Hills and Comedy Gives Back to Support Hope & Cope 7/24 as Part of Just For Laughs Festival 2014Adam Hills and Comedy Gives Back to Support Hope & Cope 7/24 as Part of Just For Laughs Festival 2014
by BWW News Desk (Montreal)

(7/22/2014) - The positive power of laughter will be on display on July 24, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. at the JGH Hope & Cope Wellness Centre thanks to the combined efforts of Australian superstar Adam Hills and Comedy Gives Back, in association with Just for Laughs.


Ed Shea to Star in FREUD'S LAST SESSION at 2nd Story Theatre, 7/24-8/3Ed Shea to Star in FREUD'S LAST SESSION at 2nd Story Theatre, 7/24-8/3
by BWW News Desk (Rhode Island)

(7/22/2014) - Ed Shea is Sigmund Freud in Freud's Last Session by Mark St. Germain, DownStage at 2nd Story Theatre for eight performances from July 24 - August 3, 2014.


Rare Russian American Quilt Is Focus of New Exhibition at The Jewish Museum, Opening 8/22Rare Russian American Quilt Is Focus of New Exhibition at The Jewish Museum, Opening 8/22
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(7/22/2014) - Showcasing a colorful patchwork quilt bearing Eastern European and American imagery, Masterpieces & Curiosities: A Russian American Quilt continues a series of exhibitions focused on individual works in the Jewish Museum's world-renowned collection. On view from August 22, 2014 to February 1, 2015, this exhibition highlights a rare quilt (c. 1899), a fascinating expression of the acculturation process undergone by newly arrived immigrants.


TRIASSIC PARQ THE MUSICAL to Play Bayou City Theatrics, 7/31-8/9TRIASSIC PARQ THE MUSICAL to Play Bayou City Theatrics, 7/31-8/9
by BWW News Desk (Houston)

(7/22/2014) - TRIASSIC PARQ THE MUSICAL, winner of the 2010 New York Fringe Festival, is a raunchy ride through the Triassic period!


Cirillo Summer Theatre's Junior Division to Present DOO WOP WED WIDING HOOD, 7/25-26Cirillo Summer Theatre's Junior Division to Present DOO WOP WED WIDING HOOD, 7/25-26
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(7/22/2014) - The Cirillo Summer Theatre's Junior Division will present the energetic Doo Wop Wed Widing Hood involving 25 kids from Windsor and neighboring towns including Hartford, Suffield, Coventry, Manchester and Enfield. Cast members range in age from eight to fourteen.


Flashy Promo Video For BROADWAY THE HARDWAY With Hall, Magnussen, Maroulis & MoreFlashy Promo Video For BROADWAY THE HARDWAY With Hall, Magnussen, Maroulis & More
by Pat Cerasaro

(7/22/2014) - An attention-grabbing new promotional video for the upcoming theatrical rock showcase BROADWAY THE HARDWAY featuring appearances by Lena Hall & The Deafening, Billy Magnussen & Reserved For Rondee, Constantine Maroulis and more is now available to view.


Keith Josef Adkins, Alex Kilgore, Emily Morse and More Will Judge Samuel French's 2014 OOB Short Play FestivalKeith Josef Adkins, Alex Kilgore, Emily Morse and More Will Judge Samuel French's 2014 OOB Short Play Festival
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(7/22/2014) - Samuel French has announced a talented roster of judges for the Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival (OOB Festival), the nation's premiere short play competition, running from August 5th-10th at the Peter Jay Sharp Theatre.


Michael Mack's CONVERSATIONS WITH MY MOLESTER: A JOURNEY OF FAITH to Play NYMITF thru 8/2Michael Mack's CONVERSATIONS WITH MY MOLESTER: A JOURNEY OF FAITH to Play NYMITF thru 8/2
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(7/22/2014) - This month, as a part of the 15th Anniversary Season of the Midtown International Theatre Festival, Michael Mack will perform the NY premiere of his acclaimed solo show Conversations with My Molester: A Journey of Faith, which will run thru Saturday, August 2 at the Jewel Box Theater (312 West 36th St, 4th Floor). Spanning four decades after his childhood experience of clergy sexual abuse, Mack's award-winning solo play is his spiritual autobiography charting the crime, the wreckage, and his astonishing, redemptive return to the Catholic Church.


BWW Reviews: Houston Family Arts Center's Production of LES MISERABLES is an Absolute MasterpieceBWW Reviews: Houston Family Arts Center's Production of LES MISERABLES is an Absolute Masterpiece
by Nyderah Williams (Houston)

(7/22/2014) - Houston Family Arts Center's production of LES MISERABLES is a riveting masterpiece! It evokes the spirit and themes of compassion, revenge and above all human transformation.




 
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