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VIDEO: Kristen Bell Sings as Mary Poppins in New FUNNY OR DIE Parody!VIDEO: Kristen Bell Sings as Mary Poppins in New FUNNY OR DIE Parody!
Posted: Jul. 24, 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


Fall PBS Specials Announced - Kristin Chenoweth, PORGY & BESS, SWEENEY TODD, Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett, CATS & More!Fall PBS Specials Announced - Kristin Chenoweth, PORGY & BESS, SWEENEY TODD, Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett, CATS & More!
Posted: Jul. 22, 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


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


John Kander, Bill T. Jones, BAM & More to Receive 2013 National Medals of ArtsJohn Kander, Bill T. Jones, BAM & More to Receive 2013 National Medals of Arts
Posted: Jul. 22, 2014


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


Jeremy Jordan and Anna Kendrick-Led THE LAST FIVE YEARS Movie to Be Featured at Toronto International Film Festival in September!Jeremy Jordan and Anna Kendrick-Led THE LAST FIVE YEARS Movie to Be Featured at Toronto International Film Festival in September!
Posted: Jul. 22, 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


Andrew Lloyd Webber Comments On Considering Committing Suicide Post-SurgeryAndrew Lloyd Webber Comments On Considering Committing Suicide Post-Surgery
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


BWW TV Exclusive: BREAKING DOWN THE RIFFS w/ Natalie Weiss- Scoop Me Gently with a ChainsawBWW TV Exclusive: BREAKING DOWN THE RIFFS w/ Natalie Weiss- Scoop Me Gently with a Chainsaw
Posted: Jul. 18, 2014


Michelle Williams Extends Run in Broadway's CABARETMichelle Williams Extends Run in Broadway's CABARET
Posted: Jul. 21, 2014


BWW Recap: Did SYTYCD's Top-16 Episode Feature the Show's Sexiest Routine Ever? Updated & with PicturesBWW Recap: Did SYTYCD's Top-16 Episode Feature the Show's Sexiest Routine Ever? Updated & with Pictures
Posted: Jul. 24, 2014


Kristin Chenoweth Confirms Plans For New Christmas Album; Idina Menzel Duet?Kristin Chenoweth Confirms Plans For New Christmas Album; Idina Menzel Duet?
Posted: Jul. 21, 2014


Behind The Scenes Of FINDING NEVERLAND SitzprobeBehind The Scenes Of FINDING NEVERLAND Sitzprobe
Posted: Jul. 20, 2014


BWW TV: PIPPIN Company Flies High at BROADWAY IN BRYANT PARKBWW TV: PIPPIN Company Flies High at BROADWAY IN BRYANT PARK
Posted: Jul. 19, 2014


Breaking News: BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Sets August Closing DateBreaking News: BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Sets August Closing Date
Posted: Jul. 22, 2014


Sneak Peek Of Jeremy Jordan Onstage In FINDING NEVERLANDSneak Peek Of Jeremy Jordan Onstage In FINDING NEVERLAND
Posted: Jul. 23, 2014


New Kickstarter For SAVE A DANCE! To Preserve Work of Robbins, Fosse, Bennett, Etc.New Kickstarter For SAVE A DANCE! To Preserve Work of Robbins, Fosse, Bennett, Etc.
by Pat Cerasaro

(7/25/2014) - A new Kickstarter account has been created in support of the new dance preservation and presentation initiative SAVE A DANCE!


Alice Ripley Performs WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? SoloAlice Ripley Performs WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? Solo
by Pat Cerasaro

(7/25/2014) - Tony Award-winning Broadway superstar Alice Ripley has recently been utilizing her SoundCloud account to share a series of intriguing and entertaining clips and she now presents another skillful and absorbing performance of a classic scene from the acclaimed Edward Albee drama WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? in which she plays all the roles.


X-Men Rap and Burlesque Show Comes to Webster Hall TonightX-Men Rap and Burlesque Show Comes to Webster Hall Tonight
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(7/25/2014) - Wolverine. Storm. Nightcrawler. Kitty Pryde. The X-Men have become household names, infiltrating every faction of culture in the real world -- and now they are taking it to the stage. For one night only, tonight, July 25, Nearly Naked Nerds and Lefty Lucy welcome Nerdcore Rapper Adam WarRock as he joins forces with some of New York's favorite neo-burlesque stars at Webster Hall to celebrate all things X-Men, from comics and cartoons to the movies and video games, ONLY in the X-TRAVAGANZA!


Matches, Great Game Show Mash Up, Aladdin: UNSCRIPTED & More Set for ComedySportz Houston This WeekendMatches, Great Game Show Mash Up, Aladdin: UNSCRIPTED & More Set for ComedySportz Houston This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Houston)

(7/25/2014) - Here's what's going on this week at CSz Houston:


Cirillo Summer Theatre's Junior Division to Present DOO WOP WED WIDING HOOD This WeekendCirillo Summer Theatre's Junior Division to Present DOO WOP WED WIDING HOOD This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(7/25/2014) - 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.


Tickets to David Williamson's RUPERT at Sydney's Theatre Royal On Sale TodayTickets to David Williamson's RUPERT at Sydney's Theatre Royal On Sale Today
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Sydney)

(7/25/2014) - On Thursday 29 August 2013 the Melbourne Theatre Company presented the World Premiere of Rupert, David Williamson's take on the greatest media mogul of all time, which enjoyed a sell-out season and critical acclaim. The production then had its USA premiere at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, where it received standing ovations.


Raue Center For The Arts Celebrates El Tovar Theater's 85th Birthday TodayRaue Center For The Arts Celebrates El Tovar Theater's 85th Birthday Today
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(7/25/2014) - Raue Center For The Arts announces the 85th birthday of the El Tovar Theater in historic downtown Crystal Lake. El Tovar theatre opened to the public on July 25, 1929 with showings of Alice White Broadway Babies and Edward Van and his celebrated orchestra performing A Night in Spain.


Coeurage Theatre's ANDRONICUS Partners with Children's Hospital Los Angeles for Blood Drive TodayCoeurage Theatre's ANDRONICUS Partners with Children's Hospital Los Angeles for Blood Drive Today
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(7/25/2014) - Coeurage Theatre Company, LA's 'Pay What You Want' Company, has announced a partnership with Children's Hospital Los Angeles for the Andronicus Blood Drive, a community event in Silver Lake today, July 25 from 12pm-5pm. Coeurage approached CHLA with the notion of turning the negativity of Shakespeare's bloodiest play into a positive and this blood donation event is the result.


Blumenthal Performing Arts' Christmas in July Special Begins TodayBlumenthal Performing Arts' Christmas in July Special Begins Today
by BWW News Desk (Charlotte)

(7/25/2014) - Blumenthal Performing Arts is bringing some early holiday spirit to show fans with the 'Christmas in July' special starting today, July 25. Single tickets to some of the most exciting shows and special attractions coming to Charlotte will be on sale to the public. Along with great seats, ticket buyers will get free parking for the shows they purchase.


No Strings Theatre Presents INTO THE WOODS at the Black Box Theatre, Now thru 8/3No Strings Theatre Presents INTO THE WOODS at the Black Box Theatre, Now thru 8/3
by BWW News Desk (Austin)

(7/25/2014) - No Strings Theatre Company presents 'Into the Woods,' directed by Nora Petty, at the Black Box Theatre, 430 N. Downtown Mall in Las Cruces which has performances today, July 25 to July 27 and August 1-3.


ALADDIN's Tony Winner James Monroe Iglehart Co-Hosts ABC's THE VIEW TodayALADDIN's Tony Winner James Monroe Iglehart Co-Hosts ABC's THE VIEW Today
by BWW News Desk

(7/25/2014) - James Monroe Iglehart, 2014 Tony Award winner for his performance as Genie in Disney's Aladdin, will co-host ABC's Emmy Award-winning talk show 'The View' today, July 25, 2014. 'The View' is broadcast live weekdays from New York City from 11:00am - 12:00pm ET.


Daniel Nardicio's XXX TRIPLE X, DWORLD UNDERWEAR PARTY, Linda Lavin and Billy Stritch's POSSIBILITIES and NARDI GRAS! Set for NYC, July-Aug 2014Daniel Nardicio's XXX TRIPLE X, DWORLD UNDERWEAR PARTY, Linda Lavin and Billy Stritch's POSSIBILITIES and NARDI GRAS! Set for NYC, July-Aug 2014
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(7/25/2014) - Daniel Nardicio will also present 'Dworld Underwear Party' tonight, July 25th at 11pm - Fire Island's largest and sexiest weekly party with special guest dancer Levi Michaels. Plus, more dancers, C-In2 Underwear Giveaways, 2am skinny-dipping in the pool, massages by DN's 'official rubbers' the guys from MMX, water taxis all night from the Pines, sexy visuals in the erotic lounge by Marco Ovando and Ned Stressen Reuter and more. It all takes place at The Ice Palace, Cherry Grove $15, or $10 with password.


Maryland Ensemble Theatre Presents GREEN HOUSE, Beg. This WeekendMaryland Ensemble Theatre Presents GREEN HOUSE, Beg. This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Baltimore)

(7/25/2014) - Maryland Ensemble Theatre (MET) will present 'Green House'. From the creators of the 'Laugh Station' series comes an all new in your face, multimedia comedy blow out! Anything goes in this fast paced, surreal and somewhat sexually confused original sketch show. Imagine what happens when your TV takes bad acid. Guaranteed to make your mind melt and alter your consciousness (in the best way possible). Take a trip to the Rainbow Lake, enjoy shopping at the Pants Labyrinth, drink a little Day Wine and learn what happens to the last man on Earth. This and much, much more is waiting for you at... 'GREEN HOUSE'.


Bijou Theatre Opens WILLY WONKA JR. TonightBijou Theatre Opens WILLY WONKA JR. Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(7/25/2014) - The Bijou Theatre's children's summer program, The Bijou Arts Center's Summer Stage, will be performing 'Willy Wonka Jr.' tonight, July 25th at 8pm. The Summer Stage program at the Bijou Theatre is a theatre intensive program for both beginners and experienced performers between the ages of 8 and 15. This is the inaugural year of this program. The cast is very excited to perform on the Bijou's stage. For most of them this is their first live performance.


Founder of CoreSinging Dr. Meribeth Dayme Speaks at 2014 Association of Teachers of Singing Conference This WeekendFounder of CoreSinging Dr. Meribeth Dayme Speaks at 2014 Association of Teachers of Singing Conference This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(7/25/2014) - Dr. Meribeth Dayme, the founder of CoreSinging and author of the best-selling book, Dynamics of the Singing Voice, will be the Resident Guest Speaker at the 2014 Association of Teachers of Singing Conference in Coventry, England.


Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - Chicago League of Lady Arm Wrestlers Hosts CLLAW XIX Match TonightPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek - Chicago League of Lady Arm Wrestlers Hosts CLLAW XIX Match Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(7/25/2014) - The Chicago League of Lady Arm Wrestlers (CLLAW) is putting the 'sizzle' in summer at CLLAW XIX tonight, July 25 at Logan Square Auditorium, 2539 N. Kedzie Ave. in Chicago. Presented by Sideshow Theatre Company, CLLAW's 19th bout will feature Chicago's biggest, baddest, most belligerent lady arm wrestlers decked out in over-the-top outfits with fast-talking managers, ebullient entourages and shady referees. Chicago's own bands Homer Marrs and the Excellent Adventure and The Cell Phones will provide rockin' live musical entertainment. Scroll down to prep for next week with a look at the last event!


46th Annual Bear Valley Music Festival Runs Now thru 8/1046th Annual Bear Valley Music Festival Runs Now thru 8/10
by BWW News Desk (Sacramento)

(7/25/2014) - The festival will feature guest artists The Brothers Comatose, Tommy Castro & the Painkillers, the Delphi Trio, Richrad Glazier, Taylor Eigsti, JP Jofre, Iron Horse, and many more. Orchestra concerts feature music from Rossini, Haydn, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Beethoven, and more.


Cast & Crew of BILLY ELLIOT, 'CHOCOLATE FACTORY', 'SCOUNDRELS' and More Set for West End Football Tournament TodayCast & Crew of BILLY ELLIOT, 'CHOCOLATE FACTORY', 'SCOUNDRELS' and More Set for West End Football Tournament Today
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/25/2014) - Today, July 25, stars from on and off-stage in the West End will take part in the WEST END CUP football tournament.


Analisa Leaming, Tom Galantich & More THE SOUND OF MUSIC at Starlight Theatre, Now thru 7/31Analisa Leaming, Tom Galantich & More THE SOUND OF MUSIC at Starlight Theatre, Now thru 7/31
by BWW News Desk (Kansas City)

(7/25/2014) - The hills of Kansas City will soon come alive with The Sound of Music, and talented performers from Broadway and Kansas City stages will lead the way to Starlight Theatre. The classic musical from Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II is the fourth production of Starlight's 2014 Broadway season. It opens tonight, July 25 and runs seven consecutive nights through Thursday, July 31. A special Monday night performance is scheduled for July 28.


Seacoast Rep Presents 8-TRACK, THE SOUNDS OF THE 70's, Now thru 8/30Seacoast Rep Presents 8-TRACK, THE SOUNDS OF THE 70's, Now thru 8/30
by BWW News Desk (New Hampshire)

(7/25/2014) - Put on your leisure suits, halter-tops, and platform shoes and get ready to boogie down through 10 years of groundbreaking music! With its propulsive rhythms and dazzling harmonies, 8-Track is a fast-paced musical romp through one of the most impassioned decades of the 20th century. Rediscover the heart and soul of the forgotten decade with this joyously rousing, moving, and often downright hilarious musical in concert!


North Bay Stage Company's CABARET Opens Tonight at Wells Fargo Center for the ArtsNorth Bay Stage Company's CABARET Opens Tonight at Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk (San Diego)

(7/25/2014) - It's time to return to the Kit Kat Klub in the new 1998 version of the Tony Award musical, CABARET. First time to be performed in the North Bay, the show includes two very different portrayals of the Emcee as director John DeGaetano's production of the musical officially opens tonight, July 25th at Wells Fargo Center for the Arts.


Acidic Headlines at the Troubadour TonightAcidic Headlines at the Troubadour Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Music - Los Angeles)

(7/25/2014) - Fresh off America's longest running premiere music festival Vans Warped Tour, Los Angeles based alternative rock band ACIDIC returns home to perform at the landmark Troubadour in Los Angeles tonight, July 25th at 7 PM.


Comanchero, Crazyhearse, and Poet Gary Margolis Perform Tonight at Middlebury's Town Hall TheatreComanchero, Crazyhearse, and Poet Gary Margolis Perform Tonight at Middlebury's Town Hall Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Vermont)

(7/25/2014) - A big celebration of Middlebury talent hits the Town Hall Theater stage tonight, July 25, when MUHS grad Sam Margolis comes back to town with his Boston-based band Comanchero - with his dad, local poet Gary Margolis, on stage as part of the entertainment.


Old Library Theatre's AVENUE Q Begins Tonight in Fair LawnOld Library Theatre's AVENUE Q Begins Tonight in Fair Lawn
by BWW News Desk (New Jersey)

(7/25/2014) - Old Library Theatre, Fair Lawn Recreation Department's resident theater company presents AVENUE Q, running today, July 25-27 and August 1-3, 2014.


Improv Club Is On at the Bedford RSL Club TonightImprov Club Is On at the Bedford RSL Club Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Perth)

(7/25/2014) - The first rule of Improv Club is entertainment -- and the second rule is making sure you know it's on tonight, July 25 and August 29 at the Bedford RSL Club.


Douglas Carter Beane's FAIRY CAKES Gets World Premiere at Scranton Shakespeare Festival This WeekendDouglas Carter Beane's FAIRY CAKES Gets World Premiere at Scranton Shakespeare Festival This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Central Pennsylvania)

(7/25/2014) - FAIRY CAKES -- a new play by 5-time Tony nominee Douglas Carter Beane, with music by Lewis Flinn -- will be given its world-premiere as one of three productions that comprise the summer season at the Scranton Shakespeare Festival in Scranton, Pa, it has been announced by Michael Bradshaw Flynn, the company's producing artistic director.


DONKEY PUNCH Begins Previews Tonight Off-Broadway at SoHo PlayhouseDONKEY PUNCH Begins Previews Tonight Off-Broadway at SoHo Playhouse
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(7/25/2014) - After a critically acclaimed run in June, Ivy Theatre will transfer their production of Micheline Auger's DONKEY PUNCH to Off-Broadway. Directed by Audrey Alford, previews of this limited engagement begin tonight, July 25 at SoHo Playhouse. Opening night is slated for Thursday, July 31.


RIFFNOTES Set for NYMF This WeekendRIFFNOTES Set for NYMF This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(7/25/2014) - Prospect Theater Company will present RIFFNOTES: The Musical as part of the 2014 New York Musical Theatre Festival. Performances will be held today, July 25 at 1pm and Saturday, July 26 at 11am at The PTC Performance Space (555 W. 42nd Street).


Theatre of NOTE Presents World Premiere of I WANNA HOLD YOUR HAND, Now thru 8/30Theatre of NOTE Presents World Premiere of I WANNA HOLD YOUR HAND, Now thru 8/30
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(7/25/2014) - Theatre of NOTE continues its 2014 season with the World Premiere of I WANNA HOLD YOUR HAND, written by Erik Patterson and directed by McKerrin Kelly.


BIG FISH Returns to Chicago as JPAC's Season Closer, Now thru 8/9BIG FISH Returns to Chicago as JPAC's Season Closer, Now thru 8/9
by BWW News Desk

(7/25/2014) - Jedlicka Performing Arts Center concludes its 2013-14 season with the new Broadway musical BIG FISH with music and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Andrew Lippa, book by esteemed screenwriter John August, directed by Artistic Director Dante J. Orfei, music direction by John Warren and choreography by Dina DiCostanzo. BIG FISH will play today, July 25 - August 9, 2014 at the Jedlicka Performing Arts Center, 3801 S. Central Ave. in Cicero. Tickets are available at www.jpactheatre.com or by calling (708) 656-1800. The press performances are tonight, July 25 and Saturday, July 26 at 7:30 pm.


JPAS Northshore Summer Intensive Presents SEUSSICAL JR. This WeekendJPAS Northshore Summer Intensive Presents SEUSSICAL JR. This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (New Orleans)

(7/25/2014) - The Jefferson Performing Arts Society will be presenting their second of three Summer Intensive Programs this summer, the musical Seussical Jr. Public Performances will be held this weekend, July 25-27th at the Christ Episcopal School Theater 80 Christwood Blvd. Covington, LA. Friday & Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 3:00pm.


Stephen Fry Introduces John Hurt at Holt Festival Charity Performance of WHITE RABBIT, RED RABBIT TonightStephen Fry Introduces John Hurt at Holt Festival Charity Performance of WHITE RABBIT, RED RABBIT Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Scotland)

(7/25/2014) - Holt Festival has announced that Stephen Fry will be introducing John Hurt's charity performance of Iranian play White Rabbit, Red Rabbit tonight, 25 July.


THE MEETING Returns to Los Angeles at The Bootleg Theater This WeekendTHE MEETING Returns to Los Angeles at The Bootleg Theater This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(7/25/2014) - The Meeting* hosted by Justin Sayre, the acclaimed comedy/variety show, will return to THE BOOTLEG THEATER tonight, July 25 and Saturday, July 26 at 7:30 PM. After extended runs at 54 Below and Joe's Pub in New York, the show recently made its Los Angeles debut and is back for two more performances. The show will feature special guests to be announced.


Raleigh Little Theatre Teens Present FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, Now thru 8/3Raleigh Little Theatre Teens Present FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, Now thru 8/3
by BWW News Desk (Raleigh)

(7/25/2014) - Raleigh Little Theatre's Teens On Stage & Teens Backstage present the classic musical, Fiddler On The Rooffrom July 25 - August 3rd in the Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre. This is the 30th production in the history of the Teens on Stage / Teens Backstage Program, a five week conservatory and training program that involves teens in all aspects of production.Raleigh Little Theatre's Teens On Stage & Teens Backstage present the classic musical, Fiddler On The Roof from today, July 25 - August 3rd in the Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre.