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Barbra Streisand Shares GYPSY Movie Update: 'We Are Re-Writing Now'Barbra Streisand Shares GYPSY Movie Update: 'We Are Re-Writing Now'
Posted: Sep. 27, 2014


Entertainment Industry Celebrates Life of Robin Williams in San FransiscoEntertainment Industry Celebrates Life of Robin Williams in San Fransisco
Posted: Sep. 28, 2014


THE SIMPSONS Pays Tribute to Comedian Joan Rivers in Season PremiereTHE SIMPSONS Pays Tribute to Comedian Joan Rivers in Season Premiere
Posted: Sep. 29, 2014


VIDEO: Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick Talk IT'S ONLY A PLAY on 'Tonight' - Hilarity Ensues!VIDEO: Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick Talk IT'S ONLY A PLAY on 'Tonight' - Hilarity Ensues!
Posted: Sep. 27, 2014


Miss Last Night's Broadcast of SWEENEY TODD on PBS? Watch it Online!Miss Last Night's Broadcast of SWEENEY TODD on PBS? Watch it Online!
Posted: Sep. 27, 2014


BWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek from Broadway-Bound CAN-CAN at Paper Mill Playhouse, with Kate Baldwin, Jason Danieley & More!BWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek from Broadway-Bound CAN-CAN at Paper Mill Playhouse, with Kate Baldwin, Jason Danieley & More!
Posted: Sep. 27, 2014


It's Official! The Pussycat Dolls' Nicole Scherzinger to Star as 'Grizabella' in London Revival of CATS!It's Official! The Pussycat Dolls' Nicole Scherzinger to Star as 'Grizabella' in London Revival of CATS!
Posted: Sep. 28, 2014


Photo Coverage Special: 25 Billy Elliots Unite in Special Finale of BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL for Live Taping!Photo Coverage Special: 25 Billy Elliots Unite in Special Finale of BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL for Live Taping!
Posted: Sep. 28, 2014


Barbra Streisand Answers 24 of YOUR Questions
Tonight at 9 PM EST on TwitterBarbra Streisand Answers 24 of YOUR Questions Tonight at 9 PM EST on Twitter
Posted: Sep. 27, 2014


FINDING NEVERLAND Finds Its Home on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre!FINDING NEVERLAND Finds Its Home on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre!
Posted: Sep. 29, 2014


Extended Clip Of Emma Thompson's 'Worst Pies In London' From PBS SWEENEY TODDExtended Clip Of Emma Thompson's 'Worst Pies In London' From PBS SWEENEY TODD
Posted: Sep. 25, 2014


BWW Exclusive: ALL EYES ON ANGELA LANSBURY; Richard Jay-Alexander Talks to the Accomplished StarBWW Exclusive: ALL EYES ON ANGELA LANSBURY; Richard Jay-Alexander Talks to the Accomplished Star
Posted: Sep. 29, 2014


Official Poster Unveiled For Lincoln Center's THE KING & I RevivalOfficial Poster Unveiled For Lincoln Center's THE KING & I Revival
Posted: Sep. 26, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Go Inside the MISS SAIGON Anniversary Gala with Lea Salonga, Jonathan Pryce, Simon Bowman & More!STAGE TUBE: Go Inside the MISS SAIGON Anniversary Gala with Lea Salonga, Jonathan Pryce, Simon Bowman & More!
Posted: Sep. 26, 2014


Review Roundup: Denzel Washington Stars in THE EQUALIZERReview Roundup: Denzel Washington Stars in THE EQUALIZER
Posted: Sep. 26, 2014


MoMA to Open 'UNEVEN GROWTH' Megacities Exhibition, 11/22MoMA to Open 'UNEVEN GROWTH' Megacities Exhibition, 11/22
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/1/2014) - Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megacities, a 14-month initiative to examine new architectural possibilities that address the rapid and uneven growth of six global metropolises -- Hong Kong, Istanbul, Lagos, Mumbai, New York, and Rio de Janeiro -- culminates in an exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art from November 22, 2014, through May 10, 2015.


BWW Recap: Laura Benanti Steps Into the Drama and Dither of NASHVILLEBWW Recap: Laura Benanti Steps Into the Drama and Dither of NASHVILLE
by Wendi Reichstein

(10/1/2014) - While I'm always excited for 9:00 PM on Wednesdays to roll around, tonight was particularly exciting for this self-proclaimed Broadway fanatic- and unless you've been loving under a rock these past few weeks, it's not hard to guess why. Broadway royalty, otherwise known as Tony winner Ms. Laura Benanti (who is also a fan of the show, I may add), officially made her long-awaited appearance on NASHVILLE (alongside Broadway veteran and seasoned cast member Will Chase), which begs the question, Is there anything she can't do? Apparently not.


Grammy Winner Miri Ben-Ari to Headline 14th World Summit of Noble Peace Laureates, Oct 13Grammy Winner Miri Ben-Ari to Headline 14th World Summit of Noble Peace Laureates, Oct 13
by BWW News Desk (South Africa)

(10/1/2014) - Grammy award-winning violinist, producer and humanitarian Miri Ben-Ari will headline a special invite only concert opening the 14th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates at Cape Town City Hall on October 13th.


Free Story Time, AN ILIAD Reading and More Set for Performance Network Theatre This MonthFree Story Time, AN ILIAD Reading and More Set for Performance Network Theatre This Month
by BWW News Desk (Detroit)

(10/1/2014) - Having begun a successful run of "Driving Miss Daisy", the Network is shifting some of its focus to additional programming. Every Saturday, beginning October 4, the Network will host a free Story Time at 11 a.m. for children ages 3-8 where a staff member will read from popular children's books. The following week the Network's Wednesday Night Concert Series begins with a concert reading of "An Iliad" performed by John Manfredi on Wednesday, October 8 and 15 at 7:30 p.m.


Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Oct. 1Hottest Articles on BWW from Wednesday, Oct. 1
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(10/1/2014) - Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from Wednesday, October 1, 2014.



DEATHTRAP Launches 24th Season at Curtain CallDEATHTRAP Launches 24th Season at Curtain Call
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(10/1/2014) - Now that fall is officially here, local arts patrons are heading back indoors for evening activities and Stamford's Curtain Call has lots on tap with their 24th season. And while year-round entertainment at Stamford's Sterling Farms Theatre Complex may have seemed an impossible dream back in 1972, (when The Kweskin Theatre opened) 'The Impossible Dream' is just one of the many popular songs from shows on deck in the coming year.


Susquehanna Bank Supports Educational Programs at DreamWrights Youth & Family TheatreSusquehanna Bank Supports Educational Programs at DreamWrights Youth & Family Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Central Pennsylvania)

(10/1/2014) - ?Andy Klinger, Business Banking Executive (left) and Lonny Trovinger (right), Business Banking Relationship Manager at Susquehanna Bank present a check for $2,000 to Ann Davis (center), Executive Director of DreamWrights Youth & Family Theatre.


Photo Flash: First Look at CRT's OLIVES AND BLOODPhoto Flash: First Look at CRT's OLIVES AND BLOOD
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(10/1/2014) - Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will open their 2014-15 season with Olives and Blood at the Nafe Katter Theatre October 2nd - 12th. Written by Michael Bradford, this new play stars Martin Sola as Juan Luis Trescante Medina, the aging fascist who claims responsibility for the murder of poet-playwright Federico Garcia Lorca, played by Nicholas Urda. Scroll down for a first look a them onstage!


Honens International Piano Competition Seeks Applicants for 8th Edition; Quarterfinals Set for Berlin, London, NY in Spring 2015Honens International Piano Competition Seeks Applicants for 8th Edition; Quarterfinals Set for Berlin, London, NY in Spring 2015
by BWW News Desk (Classical - New York City)

(10/1/2014) - Calgary-based Honens International Piano Competition will begin accepting applications for its eighth edition beginning September 30, 2014. The Competition's Quarterfinals take place in Berlin, London and New York in spring, 2015. Semifinals and Finals take place in Calgary from September 3 to 12, 2015. Pianists of all nationalities, aged 20 to 30 on September 3, 2015 (with the exception of past Honens Laureates and professionally managed pianists), may apply until February 2, 2015 at honens.com.


The Philadelphia Orchestra to Kick Off Four-Concert Season at Carnegie Hall, 10/31The Philadelphia Orchestra to Kick Off Four-Concert Season at Carnegie Hall, 10/31
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/1/2014) - On Friday, October 31 at 8:00 p.m., Music Director Yannick Nezet-Seguin leads The Philadelphia Orchestra in its first of four Carnegie Hall concerts this season in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage. The orchestra performs Mahler's Symphony No. 2 in C Minor, "Resurrection" with soprano Angela Meade, mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly, and the Westminster Symphonic Choir under the direction of Joe Miller.


Review Roundup: TAIL! SPIN! Opens Off-BroadwayReview Roundup: TAIL! SPIN! Opens Off-Broadway
by Review Roundups (Off-Broadway)

(10/1/2014) - Tail! Spin!, the outrageously entertaining verbatim reenactment of four recent preposterous sex scandals, opens tonight, October 1 at 7 pm at the Lynn Redgrave Theater at Culture Project (45 Bleecker Street at Lafayette Street). The cast of Tail! Spin! features Arnie Burton (39 Steps, Peter and the Starcatcher), Rachel Dratch ('Saturday Night Live'), Sean Dugan (Next Fall, 'Smash'), Tom Galantich ('House of Cards') and Nate Smith (UCB, FunnyOrDie.com). Let's see what the critics had to say...


Watch: BEAUTIFUL's Jessie Mueller Performs GILMORE GIRLS ThemeWatch: BEAUTIFUL's Jessie Mueller Performs GILMORE GIRLS Theme
by BWW News Desk

(10/1/2014) - In honor of The WB's long-running dramedy GILMORE GIRLS series debut on Netflix today, Tony-winning BEAUTIFUL star Jessie Mueller performed the show's theme song 'Where You Lead', accompanied by Dillon Kondor. Watch her sing the song for BuzzFeed here!


Oratorio Society of New York to Open 2014-15 Season with Hadyn's THE CREATION at Carnegie Hall, 11/3Oratorio Society of New York to Open 2014-15 Season with Hadyn's THE CREATION at Carnegie Hall, 11/3
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/1/2014) - Haydn's oratorio The Creation (Die Schopfung) depicts nothing less than the creation of the world, based on the Bible's Book of Genesis and Book of Psalms, and Milton's Paradise Lost. It is the work with which the Oratorio Society of New York (OSNY), New York's standard for grand choral performance, will open its 2014-15 season at Carnegie Hall on Monday, November 3, 2014, at 8:00 PM. OSNY Music Director Kent Tritle will conduct The Creation in its German language version, and the three soloists - representing the archangels Gabriel, Uriel, and Raphael - are Susanna Phillips, soprano; Aaron Blake, tenor; and Sidney Outlaw, baritone.


BAD JEWS Comes to the Unicorn Theatre, 10/22-11/16BAD JEWS Comes to the Unicorn Theatre, 10/22-11/16
by BWW News Desk (Kansas City)

(10/1/2014) - Bad Jews is a new comedy about Daphna who reunites with her cousins on the day of their grandfather's funeral in the Upper West Side of New York City. When her cousin brings home his non-Jewish girlfriend, a hilarious brawl ensues over a family heirloom. Bad Jews is a thoughtful comedy that tackles love, death, betrayal, the definition of family, and the evolution of contemporary American Judaism. It's about what you choose to believe, when you're chosen.


Sioux Falls Sertoma Clubs to Present Funds to Washington Pavilion Co, 10/3Sioux Falls Sertoma Clubs to Present Funds to Washington Pavilion Co, 10/3
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(10/1/2014) - For 50 million Americans, hearing loss is a significant health issue. From newborn babies to senior citizens, hearing loss can impede learning, lead to social isolation, and even be life threatening.


TV and Modern Art to Collide in 'REVOLUTION OF THE EYE' Exhibition, Opening May 2015 at The Jewish MuseumTV and Modern Art to Collide in 'REVOLUTION OF THE EYE' Exhibition, Opening May 2015 at The Jewish Museum
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/1/2014) - Revolution of the Eye: Modern Art and the Birth of American Television, the first exhibition to explore how avant-garde art influenced the look and content of network television in its formative years, will be on view at the Jewish Museum from May 1, 2015 through September 20, 2015.


Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Douglas E. Stark and More in Beef & Boards' FIDDLER ON THE ROOFPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek at Douglas E. Stark and More in Beef & Boards' FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
by BWW News Desk (Indianapolis)

(10/1/2014) - In a true celebration of tradition, Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre's 2014 Season concludes with the nine-time Tony Award-winning: Fiddler on the Roof. This heartwarming musical marks its 50th Anniversary this year, and opens on Oct. 9 at Beef & Boards. Douglas E. Stark reprises his favorite role of Tevye, the milkman, who is the center of this touching story set in the tiny village of Anatevka. Tevye does his best to protect his five daughters and instill them with traditional values, even in the face of changing times and social principles. Iconic songs include 'Sunrise, Sunset,' 'If I Were A Rich Man' and 'Matchmaker, Matchmaker.' Scroll down for a first look at Stark onstage!


Erasing the Distance Announces Fall 2014 EventsErasing the Distance Announces Fall 2014 Events
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/1/2014) - Erasing the Distance (ETD), a Chicago-based arts organization that sheds light on mental health issues through theatre, is continuing to explore veterans' issues with three Fall 2014 engagements.


MURDER BALLAD to Play Actor's Express This FallMURDER BALLAD to Play Actor's Express This Fall
by BWW News Desk (Atlanta)

(10/1/2014) - Illicit love, lust and betrayal take the stage in Murder Ballad running at Actor's Express November 8 - December 7, 2014. This sexy rock musical will keep audiences guessing until its breathless final moments.


LITERARY DEVICES Exhibition to Open 10/11 at Fisher Landau Center for ArtLITERARY DEVICES Exhibition to Open 10/11 at Fisher Landau Center for Art
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/1/2014) - Fisher Landau Center for Art is excited to announce 'LITERARY DEVICES', an exhibition dedicated to the methods & strategies displayed by visual artists using language to convey their message. The exhibition will be on view October 11, 2014 through January 25, 2015. Curated by Nicholas Arbatsky.


Samantha Macher's THIS IS BANNED to Open 10/24 at NoHo Actors StudioSamantha Macher's THIS IS BANNED to Open 10/24 at NoHo Actors Studio
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(10/1/2014) - ?This is Banned is a fully immersive evening of ghosts, robots and otherwise dangerous theatre. Set in two worlds hundreds of years apart, this world premiere event written by acclaimed playwright Samantha Macher (To The New Girl, Warbride), is a brutal look at war in a dystopian future, and the haunting of firearm heiress Sarah Winchester. This is Banned is produced by the critically acclaimed A Theatre Connection and SkyPilot Theatre Company.


LES MISERABLES to Depart Melbourne Dec 20; Final Tickets on Sale TodayLES MISERABLES to Depart Melbourne Dec 20; Final Tickets on Sale Today
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Melbourne)

(10/1/2014) - ?LES MISERABLES has been wowing audiences since it premiered in Melbourne in June this year. However the iconic production must close on December 20th before storming barricades in Perth and Sydney next year. Final tickets are on sale today.


Summoners Ensemble's A CHRISTMAS CAROL to Return to Merchant's House, 12/12-28Summoners Ensemble's A CHRISTMAS CAROL to Return to Merchant's House, 12/12-28
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(10/1/2014) - Some of Manhattan's most famous resident ghosts will once again be visited by three well-known literary spirits this holiday season. Summoners Ensemble Theatre returns to the Merchant's House Museum with A Christmas Carol at the Merchant's House.


Muta' Ali to Present LIFE'S ESSENTIALS WITH RUBY DEE at Southampton Arts Center, 10/5Muta' Ali to Present LIFE'S ESSENTIALS WITH RUBY DEE at Southampton Arts Center, 10/5
by BWW News Desk (Long Island)

(10/1/2014) - ?Noted director and cinematographer Muta' Ali grandson of the legendary acting duo and social activists Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis will host the Hamptons' premiere of his loving tribute to his grandparents, 'Life's Essentials with Ruby Dee' as the closing film of the Raise Your Voice, the 9th Annual African American Film Festival presented by the Southampton African American Museum on Sunday, October 5 at the Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton, NY 11968.


WICKED's Gregory Maguire and Stephen Schwartz Set for 'A WICKED COOL EVENING' at the Bushnell, 10/21WICKED's Gregory Maguire and Stephen Schwartz Set for 'A WICKED COOL EVENING' at the Bushnell, 10/21
by BWW News Desk

(10/1/2014) - MARK MY WORDS 2014: A WICKED COOL EVENING, on Tuesday, October 21 at 8:00 p.m., is a once-in-a-lifetime event - a conversation between the creators of the book and Broadway smash Wicked. Gregory Maguire wrote the original novel Wicked - The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West. Stephen Schwartz, legendary composer and lyricist of Pippin and Godspell, adapted Maguire's twisted take on L. Frank Baum's universe into one of the most successful musicals in history. Moderated by Connecticut theater legend Frank Rizzo, this is a unique opportunity to hear these creators talk about writing, music, theatre and, of course, the Wonderful World of Oz.


BILLY ELLIOT's Michael Dameski Joins Career Transition For Dancers' 29th JubileeBILLY ELLIOT's Michael Dameski Joins Career Transition For Dancers' 29th Jubilee
by BWW News Desk (Dance - New York City)

(10/1/2014) - ROLEX presents NEW YORK NEW YORK a helluva town - Career Transition For Dancers' 29th Anniversary Jubilee on Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 7:00 pm at New York City Center, 131 West 55 Street (btwn. 6th & 7th Aves.), NYC followed by dinner at The Grand Ballroom at The Hilton New York. Angela Lansbury will receive the 2014 Rolex Dance Award. Special performance is added.


Evolution Productions to Present SNOW WHITE, JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, PETER PAN and More This ChristmasEvolution Productions to Present SNOW WHITE, JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, PETER PAN and More This Christmas
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(10/1/2014) - The UK's most successful family run pantomime production company, Evolution Productions has announced its line up of bespoke high quality Christmas shows for 2014. The company, which is run by husband and wife team, former TV presenter Paul Hendy and Oxford graduate and former cinema commercial production manager Emily Wood, will be presenting a lucky seven of the best pantomimes across the country from then end of November 2014 to mid-January 2015.


Eliot Glazer, Amy Jo Jackson and More Set for A GAY SHOW FOR ALL PEOPLE at The Duplex, 10/12Eliot Glazer, Amy Jo Jackson and More Set for A GAY SHOW FOR ALL PEOPLE at The Duplex, 10/12
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - New York City)

(10/1/2014) - A GAY SHOW FOR ALL PEOPLE! Aaron Jackson (UCB) and Josh Sharp (Time Out NY 'Comic To Watch') host a gay show for all people filled with songs and laughs from comics and queers and mostly people who are both. It's set for Sunday, October 12, 2014.


Galli Theater to Present Classic Fairytale RAPUNZEL Next MonthGalli Theater to Present Classic Fairytale RAPUNZEL Next Month
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(10/1/2014) - Premiering November 1st and running weekends the entire month, the Galli Theater's Rapunzel delivers a show that remains true to the original Brother's Grimm fairytale. Rapunzel lives in a tower deep in the forest where her only companion is Mother Gothel. After living in a tower for so long, she yearns for a life outside her tall stone confines. Will she be trapped there forever or will a prince come to her rescue?


imagineNATIVE to Welcome Joseph Boyden as Part of 'Storyteller Screenings', 10/25imagineNATIVE to Welcome Joseph Boyden as Part of 'Storyteller Screenings', 10/25
by Movies News Desk (Toronto)

(10/1/2014) - imagineNATIVE is proud to announce the premiere of Storyteller Screenings, a cinema-meets-storytelling experience, on Saturday, October 2 5at the TIFF Bell Lightbox. Storyteller Screenings combines a new screen-based video work and a live reading. This year Joseph Boyden, one of Canada's true literary stars, will present a new work with master of animation Terril Calder.


Arizona Legends to Come Alive at GHOST TALK, 10/24-25Arizona Legends to Come Alive at GHOST TALK, 10/24-25
by BWW News Desk (Phoenix)

(10/1/2014) - Arizona legends will come alive Oct. 24-25 at the Prescott Center for the Arts (PCA) during Ghost Talk 2014, an official City of Prescott Sesquicentennial Celebration event and a featured activity during Prescott's Annual Week of the Dead. Famous and infamous spirits will enact historic ghostly folklore through the magic of live theatre at 6 pm and 7:30 pm each evening, plus a 9 pm encore performance that Saturday, at the PCA Theatre at 208 N. Marina Street in downtown Prescott.




 
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