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Review Roundup: THE LAST SHIP Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: THE LAST SHIP Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Oct. 26, 2014


SOUND OFF: Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's CHEEK TO CHEEK: LIVE! Is A Big Wet KissSOUND OFF: Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's CHEEK TO CHEEK: LIVE! Is A Big Wet Kiss
Posted: Oct. 25, 2014


Photo Coverage: Mol, Radnor, Pittman, Dhillon & More Celebrate Opening Night of DISGRACED!Photo Coverage: Mol, Radnor, Pittman, Dhillon & More Celebrate Opening Night of DISGRACED!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Will Chita Rivera-Led THE VISIT Make It to Broadway in 2015?Will Chita Rivera-Led THE VISIT Make It to Broadway in 2015?
Posted: Oct. 28, 2014


BWW Reviews:  Volatile, Discomforting DISGRACED Earns Its PulitzerBWW Reviews: Volatile, Discomforting DISGRACED Earns Its Pulitzer
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


THE REAL THING, Starring Ewan McGregor & Maggie Gyllenhaal, Opens Tonight on BroadwayTHE REAL THING, Starring Ewan McGregor & Maggie Gyllenhaal, Opens Tonight on Broadway
Posted: Oct. 30, 2014


Ariana Grande, Maroon 5 & More Set for CBS Holiday Special A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS, 12/5Ariana Grande, Maroon 5 & More Set for CBS Holiday Special A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS, 12/5
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Photo Coverage: DISGRACED Company Takes Opening Night Bows at the Lyceum Theatre!Photo Coverage: DISGRACED Company Takes Opening Night Bows at the Lyceum Theatre!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Stage & Screen Actress Elizabeth Norment Dies at 61Stage & Screen Actress Elizabeth Norment Dies at 61
Posted: Oct. 28, 2014


Fan Makes Off with HEDWIG's Iconic Wig at Saturday Night PerformanceFan Makes Off with HEDWIG's Iconic Wig at Saturday Night Performance
Posted: Oct. 28, 2014


New Trailer For PETER PAN LIVE! With Christopher Walken & Allison WilliamsNew Trailer For PETER PAN LIVE! With Christopher Walken & Allison Williams
Posted: Oct. 26, 2014


VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' 'Alphabet Aerobics' on TONIGHT!VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' 'Alphabet Aerobics' on TONIGHT!
Posted: Oct. 29, 2014


Photos + Videos: The Making of Ahrens & Flaherty's LITTLE DANCER, Opening Tonight at the Kennedy Center!Photos + Videos: The Making of Ahrens & Flaherty's LITTLE DANCER, Opening Tonight at the Kennedy Center!
Posted: Oct. 25, 2014


Photo Flash: Try and Tear Him Down - New Photos of Michael C. Hall in Broadway's HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH!Photo Flash: Try and Tear Him Down - New Photos of Michael C. Hall in Broadway's HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Jim Parsons to Star in NBC's BUDDY'S MUSICAL CHRISTMAS Based on Broadway's ELF!Jim Parsons to Star in NBC's BUDDY'S MUSICAL CHRISTMAS Based on Broadway's ELF!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


BWW TV: That's Entertainment! In Rehearsal with Brian Stokes Mitchell, Laura Osnes, Tracey Ullman and More for Encores! THE BAND WAGONBWW TV: That's Entertainment! In Rehearsal with Brian Stokes Mitchell, Laura Osnes, Tracey Ullman and More for Encores! THE BAND WAGON
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Miss Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga's CHEEK TO CHEEK: LIVE? Watch it Here!STAGE TUBE: Miss Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga's CHEEK TO CHEEK: LIVE? Watch it Here!
Posted: Oct. 25, 2014


VIDEO: Josh Gad Sings to JIMMY KIMMEL 'Do You Want to Be a Snowman' for Halloween?VIDEO: Josh Gad Sings to JIMMY KIMMEL 'Do You Want to Be a Snowman' for Halloween?
Posted: Oct. 29, 2014


Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Lindsay Mendez & More to Star in Sondheim's SATURDAY NIGHT as Part of Musicals In Mufti SeriesAndrew Keenan-Bolger, Lindsay Mendez & More to Star in Sondheim's SATURDAY NIGHT as Part of Musicals In Mufti Series
Posted: Oct. 30, 2014


Matthew Morrison Confirms 2015 Broadway Return; Flight to 'NEVERLAND' in the Works?Matthew Morrison Confirms 2015 Broadway Return; Flight to 'NEVERLAND' in the Works?
Posted: Oct. 27, 2014


Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Oct. 31Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Oct. 31
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(10/31/2014) - Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from Friday, October 31, 2014.


Uma Thurman Replaces Mary-Louise Parker in NBC's THE SLAP MiniseriesUma Thurman Replaces Mary-Louise Parker in NBC's THE SLAP Miniseries
by TV News Desk

(10/31/2014) - According to TVLine, Uma Thurman is stepping in for Mary-Louise Parker in NBC's upcoming miniseries THE SLAP from playwright Jon Robin Baitz. Parker is currently recovering from pneumonia.


'DISCORD' Extends Again Through Dec 7 at the Geffen Playhouse'DISCORD' Extends Again Through Dec 7 at the Geffen Playhouse
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(10/31/2014) - The Geffen Playhouse production of The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens and Count Leo Tolstoy: Discord, is extending again, now through December 7. The production, in the Audrey Skirball Kenis Theater at the Geffen Playhouse, is written by Scott Carter, executive producer and writer for Bill Maher's Politically Incorrect and Real Time.


Honolulu to Welcome Las Vegas Comedy Hypnotist Don Barnhart, 12/6Honolulu to Welcome Las Vegas Comedy Hypnotist Don Barnhart, 12/6
by BWW News Desk (Hawaii)

(10/31/2014) - Direct from Las Vegas, Comedy Hypnotist Don Barnhart returns to Honolulu with his outrageously funny comedy hypnosis show turning the audience into the stars of the show at Anna O'Briens Dec 6th, 2014.


Diego Mazurok - ESPIRITU ADOLESCENTE, Semana del orgullo, Teatro Puerta AbiertaDiego Mazurok - ESPIRITU ADOLESCENTE, Semana del orgullo, Teatro Puerta Abierta
by BWW News Desk (Argentina)

(10/31/2014) - Diego Mazurok escribe y es, ESPRITU ADOLESCENTE. Un pendejo de referencia, un pendejo fosforescente, un adolescente gay del conurbano.


Eric Benet, Hot Sardines and More Among New Shows at The AdditionEric Benet, Hot Sardines and More Among New Shows at The Addition
by BWW News Desk (Music - San Francisco)

(10/31/2014) - The Addition is saddened by the announcement of the passing of Manhattan Transfer lead singer, Tim Hauser. The club has also announced its new shows and more. Scroll down for details!


AMC Orders THE NIGHT MANAGER, Starring Tom Hiddleston and Hugh Laurie, Straight to SeriesAMC Orders THE NIGHT MANAGER, Starring Tom Hiddleston and Hugh Laurie, Straight to Series
by TV News Desk

(10/31/2014) - The Hollywood Reporter writes that AMC has picked up John le Carre's THE NIGHT MANAGER, starring Tom Hiddleston and Hugh Laurie. The project will likely air as a six- or eight-part miniseries in the U.S.; the spy drama is being presented via BBC in the U.K.


Sam Smith Comes to Seattle, Feb 2; Tickets on Sale NowSam Smith Comes to Seattle, Feb 2; Tickets on Sale Now
by BWW News Desk (Music - Seattle)

(10/31/2014) - Sam Smith will perform at the Key Arena on February 2, 2015 at 7:00 PM.


Strawdog Theatre to Stage DESPERATE DOLLS, 11/23-12/23Strawdog Theatre to Stage DESPERATE DOLLS, 11/23-12/23
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/31/2014) - Strawdog Theatre Company, Artistic Director Hank Boland and Hugen Hall Artistic Director Anderson Lawfer are proud to announce the second production in their 2014 - 2015 Hugen Hall season, Darren Callahan's Desperate Dolls, November 23 -- December 23, directed by Michael Driscoll at Hugen Hall in Strawdog Theatre Company, 3829 N. Broadway Street. Opening night performance is Monday, Nov. 24 at 8 p.m.


Electro-Pop Duo Stash Launches Video, Top 40 Radio Campaign for 'Tear Me Down'Electro-Pop Duo Stash Launches Video, Top 40 Radio Campaign for 'Tear Me Down'
by BWW News Desk (Music - Los Angeles)

(10/31/2014) - The explosive female electro-pop duo STASH (?www.danceSTASH.com)-featuring multi-talented DJ/Rapper Steph Prost and classically trained pop singer Amanda Maze-are getting music lovers pumped up with the release of the their infectious debut single, 'Tear Me Down.'


Millersville Music Department Announces Nov 2014 Concert LineupMillersville Music Department Announces Nov 2014 Concert Lineup
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Pennsylvania)

(10/31/2014) - The public is invited to a series of concerts at the Winter Visual and Performing Arts Center at Millersville University located at 60 West Cottage Avenue, Millersville, starting with two choral ensemble concerts on Nov. 7 and Nov. 8, 2014. The concert on Nov 7 will feature Cantilena and the Men's Glee Club, titled "Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus". On Nov. 8, the Chorale and University Choir will present "Music of the British Isles". Both concerts begin at 7:30 pm.


Reduced Shakespeare to Perform COMPLETE HISTORY OF COMEDY (ABRIDGED) at MTC, 11/28-12/21Reduced Shakespeare to Perform COMPLETE HISTORY OF COMEDY (ABRIDGED) at MTC, 11/28-12/21
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(10/31/2014) - This December, Marin Theatre Company continues its 48th Season with a presentation of Reduced Shakespeare Company performing their The Complete History of Comedy (abridged), starring writer/directors Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor, with Dominic Conti. The "Bad Boys of Abridgement" will leave no joke untold as they deconstruct the entire history of comedy in a dizzying night's entertainment.


Theatre in the Round Players to Present Agatha Christie's WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION, 11/14-12/14Theatre in the Round Players to Present Agatha Christie's WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION, 11/14-12/14
by BWW News Desk (Minneapolis)

(10/31/2014) - Theatre in the Round Players (TRP) presents "Witness for the Prosecution" by Agatha Christie in weekend performances November 14 through December 14.


INTO THE WOODS Shares Spooky New Halloween Social Media Image With Meryl StreepINTO THE WOODS Shares Spooky New Halloween Social Media Image With Meryl Streep
by Pat Cerasaro

(10/31/2014) - INTO THE WOODS gets into the Halloween spirit!


BALLROOM WITH A TWIST Dances Into Bucks County Playhouse, 11/4BALLROOM WITH A TWIST Dances Into Bucks County Playhouse, 11/4
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)

(10/31/2014) - Bucks County Playhouse opens up its stage to the star power talent with the National Tour of BALLROOM WITH A TWIST this November 4th. Audiences are invited to experience the unique and live thrill of witnessing pros from Dancing with the Stars, American Idol and So You Think You Can Dance move together now all on one stage at the Playhouse.


Photo Flash: First Look at Whitmore Eclectic's 'NIGHT, MOTHERPhoto Flash: First Look at Whitmore Eclectic's 'NIGHT, MOTHER
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(10/31/2014) - The issue of suicide has always been complicated and controversial. Whitmore Eclectic celebrates its 6th anniversary with a revival, presented in association with Ellen Gerstein Productions, of Marsha Norman's eloquent, darkly humorous, Pulitzer Prize-winning drama 'night, Mother. Aliah Whitmore directs Sylva Kelegian and Lisa Richards for a November 1 opening at The Lost Studio on La Brea Ave. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the duo onstage below!


Katie Rose Clarke, Derek Klena and More Set for BREAKING THROUGH Industry Reading 11/5 in NYCKatie Rose Clarke, Derek Klena and More Set for BREAKING THROUGH Industry Reading 11/5 in NYC
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(10/31/2014) - The new musical BREAKING THROUGH with book by Kirsten Guenther, and music and lyrics by Cliff Downs and Katie Kahanovitz, will have an industry presentation on Wednesday, November 5 at Carroll Studios in New York.


Improvitonians to Bring Nutiness to PCA, 11/15Improvitonians to Bring Nutiness to PCA, 11/15
by BWW News Desk (Phoenix)

(10/31/2014) - Prescott Center for the Arts Stage Too! presents the PCA Improvitonians on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 8:30 p.m.


TPAC to Present Interactive Drama BURDEN OF JUSTICE: 1863, 11/6TPAC to Present Interactive Drama BURDEN OF JUSTICE: 1863, 11/6
by BWW News Desk (Nashville)

(10/31/2014) - The Tennessee Performing Arts Center will present Burden of Justice: 1863, an interactive, gripping courtroom drama based on historical events in Tennessee on Thursday, November 6, at 7:00 p.m. in TPAC's Andrew Johnson Theater.


Full Cast Announced for 'GRIMM TALES' at Bargehouse, Beginning Nov 21Full Cast Announced for 'GRIMM TALES' at Bargehouse, Beginning Nov 21
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(10/31/2014) - Full casting was announced today for the immersive storytelling adaptation of Philip Pullman's Grimm Tales for Young and Old, which opens at London South Bank's atmospheric Bargehouse on November 21.


Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of MADELINE'S CHRISTMAS at Main Street TheaterPhoto Flash: Meet the Cast of MADELINE'S CHRISTMAS at Main Street Theater
by BWW News Desk (Houston)

(10/31/2014) - Madeline's at Main Street Theater! From Ludwig Bemelman's classic book Madeline's Christmas, this delightful musical will play Sundays at 1pm: November 16 & 23; Friday at 10:30am and 1:30pm: November 28; Sundays at 1pm and 4pm: November 30 - December 21; Friday and Saturday at 7pm: December 19 & 20. Performances are at TALENTO BILINGUE DE HOUSTON (performances are in English), 333 S. Jensen Dr., Houston, TX 77003. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast!


SCERA Adds Second Show to 11/8 TRIBUTE TO MOTOWN ConcertSCERA Adds Second Show to 11/8 TRIBUTE TO MOTOWN Concert
by BWW News Desk (Music - Salt Lake City)

(10/31/2014) - Renata Braham, the director of Motown Sounds, loved to sing but never saw herself with a microphone in her hand in front of an audience. Her husband Darryl, who played in a band, thought otherwise, and 'pushed' her onstage. She was surprised that she loved it. Fifteen years later, she is still singing, but now she has a passion to help others who love the idea of performing -- but who may lack the confidence -- get up on stage.


Photo Flash: Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka and the Twins Take on Gotham City This HalloweenPhoto Flash: Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka and the Twins Take on Gotham City This Halloween
by BWW News Desk

(10/31/2014) - This year's Oscars host Neil Patrick Harris just Tweeted a Halloween family portrait featuring him as the Riddler, his husband and IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU star David Burtka as the Joker, and their twins as Batman and Batgirl. Check out the photo in all its glory below!


Karrin Allyson, Barbara Carroll and More to Play Birdland, Week of Nov 10Karrin Allyson, Barbara Carroll and More to Play Birdland, Week of Nov 10
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(10/31/2014) - Birdland Jazz Club is pleased to announce their amazing line-up of talent for November 10 - November 16, including Karrin Allyson, Barbara Carroll, Jane Monheit's Jazz Party, Peter Mazza, and more. Details below!


THE ILLUSIONISTS Box Office to Open This Monday at the Marquis TheatreTHE ILLUSIONISTS Box Office to Open This Monday at the Marquis Theatre
by BWW News Desk

(10/31/2014) - After a nearly yearlong closure for renovations, the Marriott Marquis Theatre (1535 Broadway) box office re-opens on Monday, November 3, for tickets to The Illusionists -- Witness The Impossible.


Push Physical Theatre and Father Goose to Continue 'Just Kidding' Series at Symphony Space Next MonthPush Physical Theatre and Father Goose to Continue 'Just Kidding' Series at Symphony Space Next Month
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/31/2014) - ?Symphony Space's Just Kidding continues its weekly boredom-busting performances from the superheroes of all-ages entertainment. The holiday season performances in December launch (literally) with the awe-inspiring acrobatics of Push Physical Theatre on December 13th and the up-tempo, kid-friendly hip hop tunes of Father Goose on December 20th.


Composer and Musical Director Ian Fraser, Who Worked With Julie Andrews, Dies at 81Composer and Musical Director Ian Fraser, Who Worked With Julie Andrews, Dies at 81
by TV News Desk

(10/31/2014) - The Hollywood Reporter writes that Ian Fraser, renowned music director, composer and conductor for television and Broadway, known for his work with Julie Andrews, died of cancer today, October 31, 2014. He was 81.


WAIST WATCHERS THE MUSICAL to Play BroadHollow Theatre, 12/6-21WAIST WATCHERS THE MUSICAL to Play BroadHollow Theatre, 12/6-21
by BWW News Desk (Long Island)

(10/31/2014) - Waist Watchers The Musical! written by producer Alan Jacobson, set in Cook's Women's Gym, the show takes a lighthearted look at four adult women dealing with assorted body image issues by using some 25 popular songs with parody lyrics -- in the same vein as Menopause the Musical.


Photo Flash: Chicago League of Lady Arm Wrestlers' CLLAW XX Match Set for Nov 15Photo Flash: Chicago League of Lady Arm Wrestlers' CLLAW XX Match Set for Nov 15
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/31/2014) - It's eXXtra big, eXXtra bad and promises to be double the fun! The Chicago League of Lady Arm Wrestlers (CLLAW) celebrate the big '2-0' at CLLAW XX on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Logan Square Auditorium, 2539 N. Kedzie Ave. in Chicago. Scroll down for a taste of the action!


Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of WDMC and Queens Shakespeare's ROMEO & JULIETPhoto Flash: Meet the Cast of WDMC and Queens Shakespeare's ROMEO & JULIET
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(10/31/2014) - What Dreams May Co., in association with Queens Shakespeare Inc., presents Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare, directed By Chris Rivera, running December 4-20, 2014. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast!


THE MUSIC OF LERNER & LOEWE Comes to Riverside Theatre, 11/20 & 22THE MUSIC OF LERNER & LOEWE Comes to Riverside Theatre, 11/20 & 22
by BWW News Desk (Fort Lauderdale)

(10/31/2014) - Allen D. Cornell, Riverside Theatre's producing Artistic Director, and Ken Clifton, Riverside's Musical Director, have teamed up to create a special theatrical event based upon the music of legendary Broadway icons Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe. The Music of Lerner & Loewe takes place on the Stark Stage at 8 p.m. on Thursday, November 20 and Saturday, November 22, 2014.


Stars of THE VOICE and X FACTOR Set for STREETS Party, Nov 7Stars of THE VOICE and X FACTOR Set for STREETS Party, Nov 7
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(10/31/2014) - Stars of THE VOICE and X FACTOR will perform alongside London's hottest up-and-coming talent at a spectacular underground street party for STREETS on Friday, November 7, 2014.


STAGE TUBE: THE ADDAMS FAMILY Spoofs Lorde's 'Royals' at Ogunquit PlayhouseSTAGE TUBE: THE ADDAMS FAMILY Spoofs Lorde's 'Royals' at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Stage Tube (Maine)

(10/31/2014) - THE ADDAMS FAMILY just ened its run at Ogunquit Playhouse, but the cast wants to wish everyone a Happy Halloween with a video parody of Lorde's 'Royals'. Watch below!


BWW Personality Quiz: Which Fictional Broadway Couple Should You Make the Godparents of Your First Child?BWW Personality Quiz: Which Fictional Broadway Couple Should You Make the Godparents of Your First Child?
by Louisa Brady

(10/31/2014) - Whether you're tired of boring personality quizzes that don't tell you anything you didn't already know about yourself, or you just want to better understand how Broadway factors into your personality, BroadwayWorld's theatre-themed personality quizzes are perfect for you! Today's quiz will aid you in the difficult decision of which fictional Broadway couple you should name the godparents of your first child. Get started by clicking below!


Lea Michele Evokes INTO THE WOODS With Little Red Riding Hood Halloween CostumeLea Michele Evokes INTO THE WOODS With Little Red Riding Hood Halloween Costume
by Pat Cerasaro

(10/31/2014) - Lea Michele offers a sexy twist on a fairy tale classic!


Photo Coverage: First Look at Gemma Arterton and More in West End's MADE IN DAGENHAMPhoto Coverage: First Look at Gemma Arterton and More in West End's MADE IN DAGENHAM
by Roy Tan

(10/31/2014) - Made in Dagenham, the heartwarming new musical, will open at the Adelphi Theatre on Wednesday 5 November. This stage adaptation of the hit British film has a book by Richard Bean, music by David Arnold and lyrics by Richard Thomas. The production is currently in previews, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!