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ALL EYES ON: JOSH GROBAN Richard Jay-Alexander Talks with the Multi-Platinum Artist About STAGES... and MORE!ALL EYES ON: JOSH GROBAN Richard Jay-Alexander Talks with the Multi-Platinum Artist About STAGES... and MORE!
Posted: Apr. 21, 2015


Leading Ladies of MATILDA THE MUSICAL National Tour Revealed; Bryce Ryness, Cassie Silva & More Among Cast!Leading Ladies of MATILDA THE MUSICAL National Tour Revealed; Bryce Ryness, Cassie Silva & More Among Cast!
Posted: Apr. 21, 2015


UPDATE: Derek Hough's Injuries Revealed; Could Be Off DWTS for Rest of SeasonUPDATE: Derek Hough's Injuries Revealed; Could Be Off DWTS for Rest of Season
Posted: Apr. 22, 2015


HAMILTON's Lin-Manuel Miranda Bans Madonna from Backstage Due to Her Texting During PerformanceHAMILTON's Lin-Manuel Miranda Bans Madonna from Backstage Due to Her Texting During Performance
Posted: Apr. 20, 2015


VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth & ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Cast Perform on 'Today'!VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth & ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Cast Perform on 'Today'!
Posted: Apr. 21, 2015


Review Roundup: SOMETHING ROTTEN! Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: SOMETHING ROTTEN! Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 22, 2015


Photo Coverage: FUN HOME Company Takes Opening Night Bows!Photo Coverage: FUN HOME Company Takes Opening Night Bows!
Posted: Apr. 20, 2015


Review Roundup: DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 21, 2015


Stage and Screen Actor Jonathan Crombie Has Died at Age 48Stage and Screen Actor Jonathan Crombie Has Died at Age 48
Posted: Apr. 18, 2015


Review Roundup: FUN HOME Opens on Broadway- ALL the Reviews!Review Roundup: FUN HOME Opens on Broadway- ALL the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 19, 2015


Breaking News: Jenn Colella, Chad Kimball, Rodney Hicks & More Set for New Musical COME FROM AWAY at La JollaBreaking News: Jenn Colella, Chad Kimball, Rodney Hicks & More Set for New Musical COME FROM AWAY at La Jolla
Posted: Apr. 19, 2015


UPDATE: Derek Hough Will Not Appear in SPRING SPECTACULAR 4/22 Performance Due to InjuriesUPDATE: Derek Hough Will Not Appear in SPRING SPECTACULAR 4/22 Performance Due to Injuries
Posted: Apr. 21, 2015


JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH Cast Album, ft. Megan Hilty, Christian Borle & More Now Available for Free Download!JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH Cast Album, ft. Megan Hilty, Christian Borle & More Now Available for Free Download!
Posted: Apr. 21, 2015


'Les Mis' Star Sacha Baron Cohen & Wife Isla Fisher Welcome Baby Boy'Les Mis' Star Sacha Baron Cohen & Wife Isla Fisher Welcome Baby Boy
Posted: Apr. 20, 2015


Alan Mingo Jr., Graham Scott Fleming, and AJ Bridel to Star in Toronto's Kinky Boots; Full Cast Announced!Alan Mingo Jr., Graham Scott Fleming, and AJ Bridel to Star in Toronto's Kinky Boots; Full Cast Announced!
Posted: Apr. 22, 2015


GLEE's Jenna Ushkowitz to Lead Pittsburgh CLO's THE WEDDING SINGER; 2015 Summer Season Casts SetGLEE's Jenna Ushkowitz to Lead Pittsburgh CLO's THE WEDDING SINGER; 2015 Summer Season Casts Set
Posted: Apr. 22, 2015


Stage and Screen Star Stanley Tucci Boards BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Film as 'Cadenza'Stage and Screen Star Stanley Tucci Boards BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Film as 'Cadenza'
Posted: Apr. 21, 2015


BWW TV: First Look- Tam Mutu, Kelli Barrett, and More in DOCTOR ZHIVAGOBWW TV: First Look- Tam Mutu, Kelli Barrett, and More in DOCTOR ZHIVAGO
Posted: Apr. 19, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Nearly 1,000 Guitarists Play ONCE's 'Falling Slowly' in TorontoSTAGE TUBE: Nearly 1,000 Guitarists Play ONCE's 'Falling Slowly' in Toronto
by Stage Tube

(4/24/2015) - On April 23, 2015, an historic event took place at the Ed Mirvish Theatre. Around midday, 926 people with guitars packed the orchestra level of the theatre and together with cast members of ONCE performed the show's Oscar-winning song, 'Falling Slowly.'Click below to watch the magical moment!


VIDEO: New Clip - Bruce Jenner Says 'I Am A Woman'VIDEO: New Clip - Bruce Jenner Says 'I Am A Woman'
by TV News Desk (Celebrities)

(4/24/2015) - Below, watch a brand-new clip from the exclusive interview between Diane Sawyer and Olympic athlete Bruce Jenner, which aired tonight, Friday, April 24 at 9pm EST on ABC! The 'far-ranging' two-hour interview details Jenner's 'quest for sexual identity.' In the segment below, Jenner tells Sawyer, 'I am a woman.'


Dark Comedy DEVOTED DREAMS Headed to Theatre Row Next MonthDark Comedy DEVOTED DREAMS Headed to Theatre Row Next Month
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(4/24/2015) - Rosendorf One Productions has announced that it will present DEVOTED DREAMS, a new dark comedy about a young man who takes on the business world, battling an insurmountable work load, brutal bosses and overbearing parents at The Beckett Theatre, Theatre Row, 410 West 42nd St. Written by Christopher B. Latro and directed by Anna Bamberger, the production will begin previews on Wednesday, May 27 at 2PM and will have its official opening on Friday, May 29 at 8PM. The run will continue through June 27.


Angel City Chorale to Perform Video Game, Film Music in 'EPIC' Concerts, 6/6-7Angel City Chorale to Perform Video Game, Film Music in 'EPIC' Concerts, 6/6-7
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Los Angeles)

(4/24/2015) - Angel City Chorale (ACC), the acclaimed Los Angeles choir led by Artistic Director Sue Fink, will present EPIC: Blockbuster Music from Video Games & Film, its thrilling annual spring concerts, the first weekend in June.


Brooklyn Shanti's BEDSTUYLE REMIXED Out TodayBrooklyn Shanti's BEDSTUYLE REMIXED Out Today
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(4/24/2015) - When Nathan Laskar released his 2014 album, Bedstuyle,under the name Brooklyn Shanti, his intention was to bring disparate artists, genres and music fans together in order to show them their own similarities. Taking this approach landed Laskar a TED talk, an invitation to present the album's breakout collaboration, "Something Beautiful" with Bollywood starlet, Evelyn Sharma to the press and public in Mumbai at the top of the year, and found him seated on multiple panels and in showcases during SXSW 2015.


Art, Music and Comedy Come to Arts @ MU's First Friday and Artwalk Weekend, 5/1-3Art, Music and Comedy Come to Arts @ MU's First Friday and Artwalk Weekend, 5/1-3
by BWW News Desk (Central Pennsylvania)

(4/24/2015) - The Arts at Millersville University offers a full weekend of art, music, and comedy during Lancaster City's First Friday on May 1 from 6 -8 pm and Artwalk Weekend, Saturday, May 2 from 10 am -5 pm and Sunday, May 3 from 12 pm to 4 pm.


Photo Flash: First Look at 'WONDERLAND' at Chicago Children's TheatrePhoto Flash: First Look at 'WONDERLAND' at Chicago Children's Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(4/24/2015) - Kids, parents, grandparents and school groups, get ready to rock! Wonderland, Alice's Rock & Roll Adventure, a new family musical created by top Chicago director Rachel Rockwell and music director Michael Mahler, is Chicago Children's Theatre's big 10th anniversary season finale. Performances began April 22 at the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn St., Chicago. Press opening is tonight, April 24 at 7 p.m. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!


Sideshow Theatre Company's STUPID F**KING BIRD to Return to Victory Gardens This SummerSideshow Theatre Company's STUPID F**KING BIRD to Return to Victory Gardens This Summer
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(4/24/2015) - Carlisle Hart, LLC presents Sideshow Theatre Company, Chicago's preeminent theater company for presenting familiar stories in unorthodox ways, in a commercial remount of their wildly successful, sold-out smash hit production of STUPID FUCKING BIRD. Aaron Posner's comic spin on Chekhov's The Seagull is directed by artistic director Jonathan L. Green, from July 23 through August 30, 2015 at Victory Gardens Za?ek McVay Theater, 2433. N Lincoln Ave. in Chicago.


Photo Flash: Construction Begins on Garden-Themed Playground in Evergreen ParkPhoto Flash: Construction Begins on Garden-Themed Playground in Evergreen Park
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/24/2015) - NYC Parks Queens Commissioner Dorothy Lewandowski today joined Council Member Elizabeth Crowley, District Manager of Community Board 5 Gary Giordano and Principal of PS 68Q Anne Marie Scalfaro to break ground on a $1 million reconstruction of Evergreen Park in Ridgewood, and announce an upcoming phase of improvements. Scroll down for photos!


NEEDLES AND OPIUM to Return to Canadian Stage, May 1-10NEEDLES AND OPIUM to Return to Canadian Stage, May 1-10
by BWW News Desk (Toronto)

(4/24/2015) - Canadian Stage presents an encore run of Needles and Opium by celebrated Canadian writer/director Robert Lepage. The magical mind-bending performance returns after impressing critics and audiences for a series of sold-out shows in Canadian Stage's 13.14 season, which also marked the production's English language premiere. Marc Labreche and Wellesley Robertson III reprise their roles for an exclusive 10 show run at the Bluma Appel Theatre (27 Front St. E) from May 1 to 10.


F*CKFEST Comes to the Brick This SummerF*CKFEST Comes to the Brick This Summer
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(4/24/2015) - ?Are you frustrated? Repressed? Horny? Or do you just regard sexuality as a glorious window into humanity? For those of you for whom these questions haunt you daily, The Brick is pleased to announce the first ever F*ckfest, taking place during June 2015 in Brooklyn, New York! F*ckfest, quite simply, is a festival about sex. A sextival, if you will.


Choral Chameleon Comes to Williamsburg with STORYTIME: PART TWO This MayChoral Chameleon Comes to Williamsburg with STORYTIME: PART TWO This May
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(4/24/2015) - Vocal music comes to indie-hub Williamsburg, courtesy of New York's Choral Chameleon ensemble, in a colorful presentation of narrative music, visuals, milk & cookies, staged in an intimate and quirky setting.


George Jones Museum Opens in NashvilleGeorge Jones Museum Opens in Nashville
by BWW News Desk (Music - Nashville)

(4/24/2015) - Some of the biggest stars in country music turned out for a red carpet event Thursday, April 23, to commemorate the grand opening of the George Jones Museum, celebrating the life and work of one of the icons of country music. More than 800 people turned out for the gala event.


The Apollo Chorus to Conclude 2014-15 Season with 'International Voices' Series, 5/1 & 3The Apollo Chorus to Conclude 2014-15 Season with 'International Voices' Series, 5/1 & 3
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Chicago)

(4/24/2015) - The iconic Apollo Chorus, Chicago's oldest musical organization, concludes its sold out 2014-2015 season with the International Voices concert series, which will feature music from distant shores in a variety of captivating genres. Performances are on Friday, May 1, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut St., and on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church, 149 W. Brush Hill Rd. in Elmhurst. Music Director Dr. Stephen Alltop will conduct.


A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE, HAMLET and More Among Amphibian Stage's 2015 National Theatre Live LineupA VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE, HAMLET and More Among Amphibian Stage's 2015 National Theatre Live Lineup
by BWW News Desk (Dallas)

(4/24/2015) - Amphibian Stage Productions today announced new titles for its 2015 line-up of National Theatre Live screenings, presented in association with the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Productions of A View from the Bridge, Behind the Beautiful Forevers, The Hard Problem, Man and Superman, Everyman, Of Mice and Men and Hamlet, broadcast from the National Theatre in London, make up the seventh season of this critically acclaimed series.


FLIES AT THE WELL Musical Takes the Stage at The Fourth WallFLIES AT THE WELL Musical Takes the Stage at The Fourth Wall
by BWW News Desk (Detroit)

(4/24/2015) - 'Flies at the Well,' the exciting new musical re-interpretation of the famous 1948 John Wallace murder trial, had its first staging outside of Newnan last week, April 17-19, at The Fourth Wall, a theater just outside of Detroit, Michigan.


Tony Winner Frank Langella to Return for FX's THE AMERICANS Season 4Tony Winner Frank Langella to Return for FX's THE AMERICANS Season 4
by TV News Desk

(4/24/2015) - Academy Awardnominee and three-time Tony Awardwinner Frank Langella will return next season to FX's critically acclaimed and Peabody Award-winning drama The Americans.


Danny Bacher Announces June 2015 Performances to Support SWING THAT MUSIC!Danny Bacher Announces June 2015 Performances to Support SWING THAT MUSIC!
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(4/24/2015) - Danny Bacher, celebrating the upcoming debut of his CD 'Swing That Music!', has announced hisJune performances. Scroll down for details!


Jane's Cafe to Open Inside Berkshire Theatre Group's Fitzpatrick LobbyJane's Cafe to Open Inside Berkshire Theatre Group's Fitzpatrick Lobby
by BWW News Desk (Boston)

(4/24/2015) - Berkshire Theatre Group and Artistic Director/CEO, Kate Maguire, are pleased to announce the addition of Jane's Cafe, located inside the Fitzpatrick Main Stage lobby with intimate seating for up to 36 in the back of the orchestra.Jane's Cafe, named after Jane Fitzpatrick, will be catered by The Red Lion Inn. The menu, created by The Red Lion Inn's Executive Chef and Director of Food & Beverage, Brian Alberg, includes handcrafted sandwiches, salads and sweets. Jane's Cafe is set to open on Thursday, July 2 at 5pm.


Maltz Jupiter Theatre to Host Family Baseball Game and Happy Hour Fundraisers, 5/5-6Maltz Jupiter Theatre to Host Family Baseball Game and Happy Hour Fundraisers, 5/5-6
by BWW News Desk (Miami)

(4/24/2015) - Maltz Jupiter hastwo exciting, just-announced fundraising events coming up on May 5 and 6: a 'Family Night Out' baseball game at Roger Dean Stadium and an end-of-season happy hour celebration at Tommy Bahama in Jupiter (both part of the Great Give initiative). Scroll down for details!


Jimmy Ferraro's Studio Theatre to Open AMERICAN HEARTBEAT!, 5/15Jimmy Ferraro's Studio Theatre to Open AMERICAN HEARTBEAT!, 5/15
by BWW News Desk (Tampa)

(4/24/2015) - After the hilarious musical/comedy hit, 'AIN'T FOOD WONDERFUL', Jimmy Ferraro's Studio Theatre, 5732 Main Street, New Port Richey, FL presents, the Musical Play , 'AMERICAN HEARTBEAT!', by director/writer/composer Dr. Martha Velez, PHD, the author of the award winning play, 'Power of the Powerless!'.


FRIDAYS BY THE FOUNTAIN Summer Series to Return to Morris PAC, 6/5FRIDAYS BY THE FOUNTAIN Summer Series to Return to Morris PAC, 6/5
by BWW News Desk (South Bend)

(4/24/2015) - The Morris Performing Arts Center, South Bend, in conjunction with Sunny 101.5 and WNDU are pleased to announce the Beacon Health System Fridays by the Fountain, the 15th annual FREE outdoor summer concert series.


THE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE Opens This Weekend at Stages Theatre CompanyTHE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE Opens This Weekend at Stages Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk (Minneapolis)

(4/24/2015) - Stages Theatre Company will present THE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE. April 24, 2015 - May 17, 2015.


Photo Flash: First Look at Megan McGinnis and More in Chicago Shakespeare's SENSE AND SENSIBILITY World PremierePhoto Flash: First Look at Megan McGinnis and More in Chicago Shakespeare's SENSE AND SENSIBILITY World Premiere
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(4/24/2015) - Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) presents the highly anticipated world premiere of Sense and Sensibility, a musical adaptation of Jane Austen's beloved novel, with book, music and lyrics by Tony Award-nominated composer Paul Gordon. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!


Rosemary Loar to Lead STING*CHRONICITY at the Met Room, 5/20Rosemary Loar to Lead STING*CHRONICITY at the Met Room, 5/20
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(4/24/2015) - STING*chronicity starring Rosemary Loar at Metropolitan Room 34 W. 22nd Street Wednesday, May 20th at 7pm.


Pacific Symphony Youth Ensembles to Perform 2015 Finale Concerts Next MonthPacific Symphony Youth Ensembles to Perform 2015 Finale Concerts Next Month
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Los Angeles)

(4/24/2015) - A festival of awe-inspiring musical performances awaits as the dedicated students of Pacific Symphony Youth Ensembles (PSYE) present three season finale performances after an enriching season of musical growth.


Gallery Players to Open THE FARNSWORTH INVENTION, 5/2Gallery Players to Open THE FARNSWORTH INVENTION, 5/2
by BWW News Desk (Columbus)

(4/24/2015) - Gallery Players' latest play takes big ideas and historical events --who invented television and how --and turns them into a very intimate look at two men and their race to make the impossible possible. From the mind of Aaron Sorkin, creator of The West Wing, The Farnsworth Invention is equal parts character study, history lesson (albeit not 100% historically accurate), and moving drama. Premiering May 2 at 8 pm in the Roth/Resler Theater of the JCC, the play tells the story of the invention of television from the perspective of its inventor, Philo T. Farnsworth, and his rival, RCA president and early radio pioneer, David Sarnoff.


Brewhouse Theatre & Arts Centre to Stage MERLIN'S APPRENTICE This Holiday SeasonBrewhouse Theatre & Arts Centre to Stage MERLIN'S APPRENTICE This Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(4/24/2015) - The Brewhouse Theatre & Arts Centre is delighted to announce 2015's thrilling new family show for the Christmas season!


Pen Parentis to Host 5/12 Literary Salon at the Historic New York Times BuildingPen Parentis to Host 5/12 Literary Salon at the Historic New York Times Building
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/24/2015) - Pen Parentis Literary Salons close an exciting season with readings by internationally best-selling author Sarah Pekkanen, Pulitzer Prize nominee Charles McNair, Amazon #1 Women's Fiction pick author Amy Scheibe, and triple-threat writing phenomenon Liz Rosenberg. The night begins at 7pm with networking over wine. Readings and signings will be followed by Q&A moderated by Pen Parentis founder M. M. De Voe and its new Salons curator, novelist Christina Chiu. Come join the fun! Pen Parentis Literary Salons were founded to celebrate the creative work of writers that are also parents, and are a great place to meet industry notables.


GAY SHOW FOR ALL PEOPLE to Celebrate One-Year Anniversary at The Duplex, 5/10GAY SHOW FOR ALL PEOPLE to Celebrate One-Year Anniversary at The Duplex, 5/10
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/24/2015) - Aaron Jackson (UCB) and Josh Sharp (Vulture's 'Comics You Should Know') celebrate a year of hosting a gay show for all people filled with songs and laughs from comics and queers and mostly people who are both.


Berkeley Rep's 2015 OVATION GALA Raises $675,000Berkeley Rep's 2015 OVATION GALA Raises $675,000
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(4/24/2015) - Berkeley Rep is proud to announce that its annual OVATION Gala raised $675,000 for the Theatre's new play development, arts education, and community engagement programs. Held at the glitzy Ritz-Carlton hotel in San Francisco, the event swept guests up in a masquerade fete filled with theatrical spectacle and surprise entertainment. The Gala was one of the most successful in Berkeley Rep's history, welcoming 330 attendees.


Theatre503 to Stage ELEXION This MayTheatre503 to Stage ELEXION This May
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(4/24/2015) - The latest piece of ambitious new writing at Theatre503 will be the politically fuelled EleXion, showing at the venue in May. This production, which has been co-authored by the emerging playwrights on the 503Five resident writer programme (Chloe Todd Fordham, Brian Mullin, Vinay Patel, Ella Greenhill and Neasa O'Callaghan), will explore the cross section of British experiences leading up to the General Election.




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