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She Can Sing, She Can Dance! Meet Broadway's Next Sally Bowles- Emma Stone!She Can Sing, She Can Dance! Meet Broadway's Next Sally Bowles- Emma Stone!
Posted: Aug. 20, 2014


BWW Exclusive: Broadway's Patrick Page Shares His Personal Struggle with Depression; Reflects on Death of Robin WilliamsBWW Exclusive: Broadway's Patrick Page Shares His Personal Struggle with Depression; Reflects on Death of Robin Williams
Posted: Aug. 18, 2014


Michael J. Fox Reacts to News of Robin Williams Parkinson's DiagnosisMichael J. Fox Reacts to News of Robin Williams Parkinson's Diagnosis
Posted: Aug. 15, 2014


VIDEO: Oprah Winfrey Takes on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge; Dares Steven Spielberg, Dame Helen MirrenVIDEO: Oprah Winfrey Takes on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge; Dares Steven Spielberg, Dame Helen Mirren
Posted: Aug. 16, 2014


BWW TV Exclusive: BREAKING DOWN THE RIFFS w/ Natalie Weiss- Pitch PerfectBWW TV Exclusive: BREAKING DOWN THE RIFFS w/ Natalie Weiss- Pitch Perfect
Posted: Aug. 15, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Corey Cott and the Cast of NEWSIES Accept Ice Bucket Challenge from PIPPIN!STAGE TUBE: Corey Cott and the Cast of NEWSIES Accept Ice Bucket Challenge from PIPPIN!
Posted: Aug. 20, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Hugh Jackman Accepts ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeSTAGE TUBE: Hugh Jackman Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Posted: Aug. 18, 2014


Andrew Rannells Accepts Lena Dunham's ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeAndrew Rannells Accepts Lena Dunham's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Posted: Aug. 17, 2014


PUSHING DAISIES Reunion! Lee Pace & Anna Friel Visit Richard Armitage At THE CRUCIBLEPUSHING DAISIES Reunion! Lee Pace & Anna Friel Visit Richard Armitage At THE CRUCIBLE
Posted: Aug. 18, 2014


Tom Hiddleston Does ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeTom Hiddleston Does ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Posted: Aug. 19, 2014


Lin-Manuel Miranda Uses Musicals to Comment on Events in Ferguson, MOLin-Manuel Miranda Uses Musicals to Comment on Events in Ferguson, MO
Posted: Aug. 19, 2014


ON YOUR FEET Finds Its Home on Broadway- Theatre and Opening Night Announced!ON YOUR FEET Finds Its Home on Broadway- Theatre and Opening Night Announced!
Posted: Aug. 18, 2014


BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Premiere Episode of COVERS Webseries from CHICAGO's Jason Patrick Sands and Brian O'Brien!BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Premiere Episode of COVERS Webseries from CHICAGO's Jason Patrick Sands and Brian O'Brien!
Posted: Aug. 18, 2014


Josh Groban Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge With Help From Ludacris & Brad PaisleyJosh Groban Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge With Help From Ludacris & Brad Paisley
Posted: Aug. 18, 2014


Neil Patrick Harris Stuns as HEDWIG for the Last Time on Broadway TonightNeil Patrick Harris Stuns as HEDWIG for the Last Time on Broadway Tonight
Posted: Aug. 17, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Neil Patrick Harris Takes Final Bows in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH!STAGE TUBE: Neil Patrick Harris Takes Final Bows in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH!
Posted: Aug. 18, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Russell Crowe Braves Freezing Weather to Participate in ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeSTAGE TUBE: Russell Crowe Braves Freezing Weather to Participate in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Posted: Aug. 18, 2014


Breaking News: CABARET Officially Finds Its Next 'Sally Bowles'; Show Extends Through Spring!Breaking News: CABARET Officially Finds Its Next 'Sally Bowles'; Show Extends Through Spring!
Posted: Aug. 20, 2014


James Barbour, Nancy Anderson, Sara Gettelfinger, Mamie Parris and More Star in THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK at Ogunquit - Full Cast Announced!James Barbour, Nancy Anderson, Sara Gettelfinger, Mamie Parris and More Star in THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK at Ogunquit - Full Cast Announced!
Posted: Aug. 18, 2014


Petition for Robin Williams Statue on the GOOD WILL HUNTING Bench Nears 15,000 SignaturesPetition for Robin Williams Statue on the GOOD WILL HUNTING Bench Nears 15,000 Signatures
Posted: Aug. 16, 2014


Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Aug. 21Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Aug. 21
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(8/21/2014) - Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from Thursday, August 21, 2014.


Sydney Festival 2015 to Kick Off With Tabac Rouge in JanuarySydney Festival 2015 to Kick Off With Tabac Rouge in January
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Sydney)

(8/21/2014) - In January 2015 James Thierree returns to Sydney Festival with Tabac Rouge, his largest and most extravagant work to date. Acrobat, musician, dancer, actor, mime, choreographer - Thierree is recognised as one of the world's greatest and most creative contemporary circus performers.


Def Jam 30th Anniversary Concert Tickets on Sale TodayDef Jam 30th Anniversary Concert Tickets on Sale Today
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(8/21/2014) - Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, DMX, Fabolous, Foxy Brown, Jhen Aiko, Onyx, Method Man, Redman, Ashanti, Ja Rule, Warren G, EPMD, and Jeremih have all been confirmed to perform during the historic, one-night-only Def Jam Recordings 30th Anniversary Concert. The all-star event will take place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Thursday, October 16.


Scotiabank BuskerFest Takes Over Toronto This WeekendScotiabank BuskerFest Takes Over Toronto This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Toronto)

(8/21/2014) - Scotiabank BuskerFest in support of Epilepsy Toronto kicked off today at noon throughout Toronto's Downtown Yonge Neighbourhood for four wild days of fun for all ages - rain or shine!


Breaking: The Met and IATSE Reach Final Union AgreementsBreaking: The Met and IATSE Reach Final Union Agreements
by BWW News Desk

(8/21/2014) - The Metropolitan Opera and IATSE jointly announce tonight that new labor agreements have been secured with the remaining unions whose contracts had expired.


U.S. Premiere of THE FROZEN ON THE SQUARE (1982) to Play Akvavit Theatre, 10/9-11/9U.S. Premiere of THE FROZEN ON THE SQUARE (1982) to Play Akvavit Theatre, 10/9-11/9
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(8/21/2014) - Akvavit Theatre, now in its fourth year producing theatrical works that explore the Nordic experience, will present the U.S. premiere of The Frozen on the Square (1982) by Lucas Svensson, translated by Akvavit's Producing Artistic Director Chad Eric Bergman. The show will open October 9 and will run through November 9 at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago.


Seattle Rep's 2014 New Play Festival to Kick Off This October; Tickets on Sale 9/2Seattle Rep's 2014 New Play Festival to Kick Off This October; Tickets on Sale 9/2
by BWW News Desk (Seattle)

(8/21/2014) - Seattle Repertory Theatre announced today the programming and schedule for the 2014 New Play Festival, running Oct. 17-26, 2014.


The Met's Summer HD Festival Lights Up Lincoln Center Plaza with MOONSTRUCK, EUGENE ONEGIN and MoreThe Met's Summer HD Festival Lights Up Lincoln Center Plaza with MOONSTRUCK, EUGENE ONEGIN and More
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(8/21/2014) - The Metropolitan Opera's popular Summer HD Festival returns to Lincoln Center Plaza with screenings of ten acclaimed productions from the Met's Emmy Award-winning Live in HD series, including four new productions from the 2013-14 season.


Dani Gal's AS FROM AFAR Video Installation to Premiere 9/12 at The Jewish MuseumDani Gal's AS FROM AFAR Video Installation to Premiere 9/12 at The Jewish Museum
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(8/21/2014) - The Jewish Museum will present the U.S. premiere of Israeli artist Dani Gal's As from Afar from September 12, 2014 - February 1, 2015. Co-produced by the Jewish Museum, Gal's new installation examines the relationship between Simon Wiesenthal, an architect and Holocaust survivor who devoted his life to hunting Nazi criminals, and Albert Speer, Hitler's chief architect and close confidant. Speer initiated a correspondence with Wiesenthal in 1974 in an effort to accept responsibility for his war crimes.


Moonlight Stage to Close 34th Season With CATCH ME IF YOU CAN, 9/10-27Moonlight Stage to Close 34th Season With CATCH ME IF YOU CAN, 9/10-27
by BWW News Desk (San Diego)

(8/21/2014) - Moonlight Stage Productions' 34th summer season comes to a triumphant close with the Southern California Regional Premiere of the Tony Award-nominated musical CATCH ME IF YOU CAN, based on the hit film of the same name that starred Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks. Performances are September 10 to 27.


Estelle Parsons and More to Appear in Palm Beach Dramaworks' 2014-15 SeasonEstelle Parsons and More to Appear in Palm Beach Dramaworks' 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk

(8/21/2014) - Palm Beach Dramaworks is pleased to announce that Estelle Parsons, Tim Altmeyer, Jim Ballard, Cliff Burgess, Elizabeth Dimon, Rob Donohoe, Patti Gardner, Kate Hampton, Kenneth Kay, Margery Lowe, Colin McPhillamy, Angelica Page, and Angie Radosh are among the outstanding actors scheduled to appear during its upcoming fifteenth anniversary season.


BWW REVIEWS: Go ON THE TOWN, To The Greatest Show You've Never SeenBWW REVIEWS: Go ON THE TOWN, To The Greatest Show You've Never Seen
by Paul W. Thompson (Chicago)

(8/21/2014) - When the Marriott Theatre in far north suburban Lincolnshire announced it was mounting a production of the 1944 landmark musical comedy 'On The Town,' most cognoscenti were excited. I mean, this is a show that everyone who takes musical theater seriously has studied, but that few have actually seen.


IN THE SUMMER HOUSE and More Set for 9th Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival, Running 9/25-28IN THE SUMMER HOUSE and More Set for 9th Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival, Running 9/25-28
by BWW News Desk (Boston)

(8/21/2014) - The 9th Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival, Tennessee Williams Circle of Friends, presents plays by Williams and his friends that feature the humor, love, disappointment and the healing that springs from friendships.


Dom Irrera Comes to Comedy Works Larimer Square, 9/18-20Dom Irrera Comes to Comedy Works Larimer Square, 9/18-20
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Denver )

(8/21/2014) - When Dom Irrera takes the stage, he does not simply get on it, he owns it! Dom projects a singular charisma that firmly engages audiences. He will appear at Comedy Works Dowtown in Larmier Square, September 18 - 20, 2014.


Drink in the Fantasy of IMAGINARY WORLDS at the Atlanta Botanical GardenDrink in the Fantasy of IMAGINARY WORLDS at the Atlanta Botanical Garden
by BWW News Desk (Atlanta)

(8/21/2014) - Explore the city's most beautiful urban oasis during the cool of summer evenings at Cocktails in the Garden Thursdays during May through September. The Atlanta Botanical Garden's weekly "social irrigation" party also is the only opportunity to experience the fantasy of Imaginary Worlds: A New Kingdom of Plant Giants at night.


Photo Flash: First Look at Boomerang Theatre's LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST at Bryant ParkPhoto Flash: First Look at Boomerang Theatre's LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST at Bryant Park
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(8/21/2014) - The award-winning Boomerang Theatre Company and Artistic Director Tim Errickson, in association with Bryant Park Shakespeare, present LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST by William Shakespeare, directed by Associate Artistic Director Cailin Heffernan. LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST will be presented at Bryant Park (Upper Terrace Steps, 42nd Street and 6th Avenue), now through Saturday, August 30, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production below!


STAGE TUBE: Starlight Theatre Takes on ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeSTAGE TUBE: Starlight Theatre Takes on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
by Stage Tube (Kansas City)

(8/21/2014) - Less than 24 hours after being challenged by their staff, the executive management of Starlight Theatre accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and went feet first into the Shirley Bush Helzberg Fountain and Garden of the Stars on Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 20. Watch them complete the challenge below!


Twiddle to Bring 'Chilled Monkey Brains Tour' to the Fox Theatre, 11/14; Tickets on Sale TomorrowTwiddle to Bring 'Chilled Monkey Brains Tour' to the Fox Theatre, 11/14; Tickets on Sale Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk (Music - Denver )

(8/21/2014) - Z2 Entertainment is proud to present Chilled Monkey Brains Tour featuring Twiddle with Yamn at the Fox Theatre on Friday, November 14th, 2014.


2014 Hilton Head International Piano Competition Winner Shen Lu to Play Carnegie Hall, 11/82014 Hilton Head International Piano Competition Winner Shen Lu to Play Carnegie Hall, 11/8
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(8/21/2014) - The Hilton Head International Piano Competition (HHIPC) will present its 2014 First Prize-winner, Shen Lu, at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on Saturday, November 8, 2014, 2:30 p.m. Mr. Shen will perform works by Beethoven, Chopin, Tan Dun, Rachmaninoff, Ravel and Scarlatti.


Tammy Pescatelli to Perform at Comedy Works Landmark Village, 9/11-13Tammy Pescatelli to Perform at Comedy Works Landmark Village, 9/11-13
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Denver )

(8/21/2014) - Comedy Works is pleased to announce that Tammy Pescatelli will perform at Comedy Works South at the Landmark.


Delta Spirit Comes to the Fox Theatre, 10/18; Tickets on Sale TomorrowDelta Spirit Comes to the Fox Theatre, 10/18; Tickets on Sale Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk (Music - Denver )

(8/21/2014) - 97.3 KBCO, Channel 93.3 and Z2 Entertainment are proud to present Delta Spirit with Sacco at the Fox Theatre on Saturday, October 18th, 2014.


MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL Comes to The Cape Playhouse, 9/16-21MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL Comes to The Cape Playhouse, 9/16-21
by BWW News Desk (Boston)

(8/21/2014) - The national tour of the international hit show Menopause The Musical comes to The Cape Playhouse for a one week run this fall, playing September 16-21. Menopause The Musical is a groundbreaking celebration of women who are on the brink of, in the middle of, or have survived "The Change."


BWW Reviews: GUYS AND DOLLS, Chichester Festival Theatre, August 21st 2014BWW Reviews: GUYS AND DOLLS, Chichester Festival Theatre, August 21st 2014
by Carrie Dunn (UK / West End)

(8/21/2014) - UK editor-in-chief Carrie Dunn enjoys a production of one of her favourite musicals, revived at the Chichester Festival Theatre.


Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Atlantic Theater's FOUND: A NEW MUSICALPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with Atlantic Theater's FOUND: A NEW MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(8/21/2014) - Atlantic Theater Company presents the first production of its 2014-2015 season - the world premiere new musical FOUND, directed by Lee Overtree, featuring a book by Tony Award nominee Hunter Bell ([title of show]) and Lee Overtree and original music and lyrics by Eli Bolin. Below, BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in rehearsal!


Hollie Cook and Tatanka Set for Joint CD Release Party at the Fox Theatre, 10/19Hollie Cook and Tatanka Set for Joint CD Release Party at the Fox Theatre, 10/19
by BWW News Desk (Music - Denver )

(8/21/2014) - Z2 Entertainment presents Hollie Cook + Tatanka - Colorado CD Release Party at the Fox Theatre on Sunday, October 19th, 2014.


Photographer James Blair to Showcase Work at THT, 9/10Photographer James Blair to Showcase Work at THT, 9/10
by BWW News Desk (Vermont)

(8/21/2014) - Following a recent exhibit at Town Hall Theater's Jackson Gallery, the prolific National Geographic photographer James Blair will show some of his favorite photos on the THT Big Screen and discuss the history and story behind each one.


JAG Productions' 110 STORIES to Welcome Star Portrayals of Real-Life 9/11 SurvivorsJAG Productions' 110 STORIES to Welcome Star Portrayals of Real-Life 9/11 Survivors
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(8/21/2014) - JAG Productions presents Sarah Tuft's '110 Stories' in commemoration of the 13th anniversary of the events of Sept. 11, 2001, on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 7:00 PM at the James R Armstrong Theatre in Torrance, Calif.


Hackett Miller Launches New '10 IN 60' Podcast With Host Comedian Sandy HackettHackett Miller Launches New '10 IN 60' Podcast With Host Comedian Sandy Hackett
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Los Angeles)

(8/21/2014) - Fresh off yet another successful, critically acclaimed cross country summer touring season of 'Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show," (www.SandysRatPack.com) Hackett Miller announce the exciting debut from its newly formed multi-media division, the Hackett Miller Network.


JD McPherson Comes to the Fox Theatre, 11/12; Tickets on Sale TomorrowJD McPherson Comes to the Fox Theatre, 11/12; Tickets on Sale Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk (Music - Denver )

(8/21/2014) - Z2 Entertainment is proud to present JD McPherson at the Fox Theatre on Wednesday, November 12th, 2014.


George Lopez to Headline at Comedy Works Landmark Village, 9/19-20George Lopez to Headline at Comedy Works Landmark Village, 9/19-20
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Denver )

(8/21/2014) - Comedy Works is celebrating its 5-year Anniversary at the Landmark -- just a little late (345 days) -- because we did not want to celebrate without our good friend -- George Lopez -- who helped us open the club in October of 2008.


FINDING NEVERLAND's Harvey Weinstein Challenges Naysaying Michael Riedel to See His ShowFINDING NEVERLAND's Harvey Weinstein Challenges Naysaying Michael Riedel to See His Show
by BWW News Desk (Boston)

(8/21/2014) - After Michael Riedel's column surveying the critical response to the new, Broadway-bound musical FINDING NEVERLAND currently playing at A.R.T., in which he proclaimed the show already 'dead in the water', the musical's producer Harvey Weinstein has issued what he calls 'The Riedel Challenge'.


Photo Flash: Tori Kelly and Alex & Sierra Perform at Arizona Jean Co. Event in BrooklynPhoto Flash: Tori Kelly and Alex & Sierra Perform at Arizona Jean Co. Event in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(8/21/2014) - Last night, Arizona Jean Co. hosted a VIP event in Brooklyn, featuring performances by pop artist Tori Kelly and X-Factor winning duo, Alex & Sierra. Scroll down for photos!




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