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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


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


'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


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


Dawn French Brings Her Solo Show To The West End, November 2015Dawn French Brings Her Solo Show To The West End, November 2015
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(4/25/2015) - Following the huge success of her sold out solo UK tour in 2014, Dawn French, the Queen of British comedy, now brings her hugely popular show30 Million Minutesto London's West End for a strictly limited season at the Vaudeville Theatre from 11thNovember (Press Night 12thNovember).


BWW Reviews: THE ROLLING STONE, The Royal Exchange, April 24 2015BWW Reviews: THE ROLLING STONE, The Royal Exchange, April 24 2015
by Adrian Bradley (UK Regional)

(4/25/2015) - 10 years since its creation - The Royal Exchange Theatre's Bruntwood prize for Playwriting celebrated with a photo exhibition and the world premiere of one of 2013's winners - Chris Urch's The Rolling Stone. Urch's superb claustrophobic drama tells the love story of Sam and Dembe, in the backdrop of Uganda's witchhunt of LGBT people


BWW Reviews: TONIGHT FROM THE WEST END, Caird Hall, Dundee, April 24 2015BWW Reviews: TONIGHT FROM THE WEST END, Caird Hall, Dundee, April 24 2015
by Natalie O'Donoghue (Scotland)

(4/25/2015) - An all singing, all dancing extravaganza featuring stars of the West End and Broadway!


Veronica Klaus, Connie Champagne & D'arcy Drollinger Join Justin Sayre for THE MEETING at Oasis TonightVeronica Klaus, Connie Champagne & D'arcy Drollinger Join Justin Sayre for THE MEETING at Oasis Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(4/25/2015) - The Meeting* hosted by Justin Sayre, the acclaimed comedy/variety show, will make its SAN FRANCISO debut to OASIS (298 Eleventh Street, San Francisco CA) tonight, April 25 at 7:30 PM. The Meeting* has been called 'delicious and delightfullydroll' byThe New York Post and 'hilarious andsardonic' byThe Village Voice. A story for Slate.com called the evening 'so deliciously icy that it left me shivering with fear and delight.' The New York run of The Meeting* - currently running monthly at Joe's Pub at The Public Theater - has been sold out since the New York Times 'Arts & Leisure'piece ran last September. Special musical guests for the Oasis performance will include Veronica Klaus, Connie Champagne, and D'Arcy Drollinger. Tickets are $20 and are available at SFOasis.com.


World Renowned Drake Relays Includes Women's Masters Invitational 800 Meters TodayWorld Renowned Drake Relays Includes Women's Masters Invitational 800 Meters Today
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(4/25/2015) - ?The world-renowned Drake Relays will include a Masters Invitational Women's 800m(Final), at Drake Stadium, 11:17 AM today, April 25. The stadium is at 2719 Forest Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50311. The star-studded field includes several age-group World and American record holders in the 400-800 and Olympic Trials qualifiers.


'Run with the Cops, Not from Them!' 5K Supports Detroit Police Dept Today'Run with the Cops, Not from Them!' 5K Supports Detroit Police Dept Today
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(4/25/2015) - DETROIT, MI - The 6th Annual 'Run with the Cops, not from Them' fundraiser is scheduled for today, April 25, on Belle Isle State Park with Detroit Police Department Chief James E. Craig starting the certified 10K race at 9:30 a.m. A certified 5K race and 1K walk/run begin immediately following.


The Ziegfeld Society Welcomes I AM SOPHIE TUCKER Authors Susan & Lloyd Ecker TonightThe Ziegfeld Society Welcomes I AM SOPHIE TUCKER Authors Susan & Lloyd Ecker Tonight
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - Today, April 25 at 3:30 p.m., The Ziegfeld Society will present Susan and Lloyd Ecker, authors of the novel, I AM SOPHIE TUCKER: A Fictional Memoir (Prospecta Press; November 4, 2014; $27.50), for a special talk at Hunter College's Lang Hall. The Eckers will also show a clip from their documentary, The Outrageous Sophie Tucker.


Mercedes Ellington Celebrates Duke Ellington's 116th Birthday at Ellington Statue TodayMercedes Ellington Celebrates Duke Ellington's 116th Birthday at Ellington Statue Today
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - The Duke Ellington Center for the Arts (DECFA), headed by renowned dancer/choreographer Mercedes Ellington, the Duke's granddaughter, will celebrate Ellington's 116th birthday this year today, April 25, with a musical tribute to five other legendary jazz performers from 1 to 3 PM in front of the towering Duke Ellington Statue in the Plaza at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and 110th Street.


CTG Hosts Free KICK-START YOUR ACTING CAREER 2.0 Workshop This WeekendCTG Hosts Free KICK-START YOUR ACTING CAREER 2.0 Workshop This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(4/25/2015) - CTG's Education and Community Partnerships Department is continuing its Theatre 101 series with a free student workshop tonight, April 25 from 5 to 8 p.m. The workshop, Kick-Start Your Acting Career 2.0, will be held in the Music Center Annex at 601 West Temple St. in Downtown Los Angeles.


Bottoms Dream Presents 5 WAYS SHAKESPEARE: ROMEO & JULIET TonightBottoms Dream Presents 5 WAYS SHAKESPEARE: ROMEO & JULIET Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(4/25/2015) - Bottoms Dream has announced 5 Ways Shakespeare: Romeo & Juliet, featuring performances by five independent Shakespeare companies. This one-night-only event will take place at 7pm tonight,April 25 at New York Shakespeare Convention, held in Speyer Hall at University Settlement (184 Eldridge Street, Manhattan).


Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Presents Improv 4 Kids TodayPhoenix Theatre Ensemble Presents Improv 4 Kids Today
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(4/25/2015) - ?As part of its 'Phoenix for the Family' programming, Phoenix Theatre Ensemble announces that it will be presenting the popular improv group IMPROV-4-KIDS this morning April 25th at 11:00 AM at the Wild Project at 195 East 3rd Street (between Avenue A and Avenue B).


Barry's Bootcamp Class Benefits LGBT Film ALL LOVE IS DIVINE TodayBarry's Bootcamp Class Benefits LGBT Film ALL LOVE IS DIVINE Today
by Movies News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - Come to an exclusive Barry's Bootcamp class with celebrity trainer Courtney Paul at Barry's Bootcamp Noho today, April 25 from 4:30pm - 5:30pm to benefit ALL LOVE IS DIVINE, a project for LGBT youth. For just $75, you can break a sweat with the best workout in the world and make a difference for LGBT youth. Attendees will also receive a free gift courtesy of luxury skin care line Malin + Goetz.


Romeo & Juliet, Beauty & The Beast, Trayvon Martin and More Set for MITF's SHORT PLAY LAB This WeekendRomeo & Juliet, Beauty & The Beast, Trayvon Martin and More Set for MITF's SHORT PLAY LAB This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - MITF: Year Sweet 16 continues with another installment of John Chatterton's SHORT PLAY LAB today, April 25 & tomorrow, April 26, 2015. Join us for another New Works Weekend at Roy Arias Theaters, 300 W. 43rd Street, Fourth Floor, NYC.


Masterworks Theater Company Sponsors New York Thespians State Festival TodayMasterworks Theater Company Sponsors New York Thespians State Festival Today
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - Masterworks Theater Company (Eric Krebs, Founding Director; Christopher Scott, Artistic Director; Frankie Dailey, Managing Director), has just announced its partnership with the New York Thespians as it sponsors the 2015 NY Thespians State Festival as part of the Annual New York Educational Theatre Festival today, April 25, 2015 at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.


Photo Flash: Blessed Unrest's DORUNTINE with Teatri ODA Opens TonightPhoto Flash: Blessed Unrest's DORUNTINE with Teatri ODA Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(4/25/2015) - Blessed Unrest presents Doruntine, a bilingual international collaboration with Teatri ODA of Kosova, co-written by Matt Opatrny and Lirak Celaj, and co-directed by Jessica Burr and Florent Mehmeti. Doruntine runs from April 23 - May 10, 2015 in a limited engagement at The Interart Theatre, located at 500 West 52 Street (at the corner of 10th Avenue) in New York City. Previews began April 23 for tonight's (April 25) opening. BroadwayWorld has a look at the cast in action below!


BroadHollow Theatre Stages Jason Robert Brown's 13 THE MUSICAL, Now thru 5/10BroadHollow Theatre Stages Jason Robert Brown's 13 THE MUSICAL, Now thru 5/10
by BWW News Desk (Long Island)

(4/25/2015) - BroadHollow Theatre Company stages Jason Robert Brown's 13 THE MUSICAL at The Bayway Arts Center, 265 East Main Street, East Islip, running tonight, April 25, 2015 - May 10, 2015.


THE MIDNIGHT CABARET Set for DROM TonightTHE MIDNIGHT CABARET Set for DROM Tonight
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - Drom, Jenny Rocha and Jen Gapay of Thirsty Girl Productions are thrilled about their new weekly extravaganza, The Midnight Cabaret, which is every Today beginning in April at East village hot-spot Drom. This sexy soiree features an alluring line up filled with dancing ladies, circus spectacles, live music and a DJ after-party!


Art Gallery Tours New York Presents LOWER EAST SIDE GALLERY TOUR TodayArt Gallery Tours New York Presents LOWER EAST SIDE GALLERY TOUR Today
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - 'Art Gallery Tours New York' announces a Lower East Side art gallery walking tour. Today, April 25 at 1:00 PM Meet at 196 Bowery near Spring St. Cost of tour: $25


Madison Theatre at Molloy College Welcomes Peter White TonightMadison Theatre at Molloy College Welcomes Peter White Tonight
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - Madison Theatre at Molloy College presents Peter White at 8:00 p.m. tonight, April 25, 2015 at the Madison Theatre, Molloy College.


Classical Pop Vocalists Vivace Perform at the Spencer TonightClassical Pop Vocalists Vivace Perform at the Spencer Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Albuquerque)

(4/25/2015) - Featuring four stellar, classically trained vocalists that first seized the world at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, Vivace (pronounced Vi-va-chay) has since captivated audiences with their beautiful blend of powerful male vocals and emotionally driven female vocals.


Rudy Ruettiger Brings 'VOICES OF RUDY' to Smith Center TonightRudy Ruettiger Brings 'VOICES OF RUDY' to Smith Center Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Las Vegas)

(4/25/2015) - Rudy Ruettiger will take the stage at The Smith Center tonight, April 25, starring in 'Voices of Rudy: The Journey to the Movie.' The multi-media production, which tells the inspiring story of how a one man's name became synonymous with perseverance and triumph, will return to the Troesh Studio Theater for one night only. Tickets are now on sale.


Houston Symphony Celebrates 40th Anniversary of SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK! TodayHouston Symphony Celebrates 40th Anniversary of SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK! Today
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Houston)

(4/25/2015) - The Houston Symphony will present the world premiere concert featuring music from the Emmy-Award winning TV series Schoolhouse Rock! for orchestra. The animated musical educational short film and TV series debuted in 1970 and has become a pop culture phenomenon.


Medici.tv Streams Live Webcast of NY Philharmonic at Philharmonie de Paris TodayMedici.tv Streams Live Webcast of NY Philharmonic at Philharmonie de Paris Today
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - Today, April 25 at 2:30 p.m., EDT, medici.tv (www.medici.tv) will present a free, live webcast of the New York Philharmonic's concert, conducted by Music Director Alan Gilbert, of 20th- and 21st-century music at the newly opened Philharmonie de Paris, marking the first time an American orchestra is performing at the venue.


First Annual New York Shakespeare Convention Set for This WeekendFirst Annual New York Shakespeare Convention Set for This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(4/25/2015) - The first annual New York Shakespeare Convention will be held today, April 25, 2015 in Speyer Hall at University Settlement (184 Eldridge Street, Manhattan) from 2-5pm.


TADA! Youth Theater Presents THE TRIALS OF ALICE IN WONDERLAND, Now thru 5/17TADA! Youth Theater Presents THE TRIALS OF ALICE IN WONDERLAND, Now thru 5/17
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - In celebration of the 150th Anniversary of Lewis Carroll's original work, Alice in Wonderland, the Drama Desk Award-Winning TADA! Youth Theater will present THE TRIALS OF ALICE IN WONDERLAND, an original Off-Broadway musical performed by talented kids, for kids. ALICE opens today,April 25th and runs through May 17th at TADA! 15 West 28th Street.


John Lennon Tribute Benefits TheatreWorks New Milford TonightJohn Lennon Tribute Benefits TheatreWorks New Milford Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Music - Connecticut)

(4/25/2015) - Tonight, April 25 at 8:00 p.m., 'In My Life: The John Lennon Tribute' will be performed at New Milford High School as a one-night-only fundraiser for TheatreWorks New Milford.


Laguna Playhouse's Orange County Debut of MURDER FOR TWO Opens TonightLaguna Playhouse's Orange County Debut of MURDER FOR TWO Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(4/25/2015) - The Laguna Playhouse Executive and Artistic Directors, Karen Wood and Ann E. Wareham are thrilled to present the Orange County premiere of the Smash-Hit, Off-Broadway musical, MURDER FOR TWO, book and music by Joe Kinosian, book and lyrics by Kellen Blair, choreography by Wendy Seyb, musical direction by David Caldwell and direction by Scott Schwartz.


Carman Napier, Dale Sampson and Jonathan Mesisca Lead EVITA, Opening Tonight at Gallery PlayersCarman Napier, Dale Sampson and Jonathan Mesisca Lead EVITA, Opening Tonight at Gallery Players
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(4/25/2015) - The Gallery Players announces EVITA, the final musical of their 48th Season. With music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, this epic musical is directed by Mark Harborth (Rent, Dreamgirls), choreographed by Elyse Daye Hart (Dreamgirls, A Little Night Music), with music direction by Emily Croome. Carman Napier (Next to Normal) fills the title role of the Argentinian legend, with Dale Sampson (Rent) as Che, and Jonathan Mesisca making his Gallery debut as Juan Peron. EVITA opens this evening, April 25th at 8pm and runs through Sunday, May 17th, 2015.


Cita Rodriguez and Mambo Legend Orchestra Celebrate Graciela and CCCADI TonightCita Rodriguez and Mambo Legend Orchestra Celebrate Graciela and CCCADI Tonight
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - As Harlem continues to shift into a new era, plans are slated to renovate a local firehouse on 120 East 125th Street to serve as the new home for the historic East Harlem Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI).


Mason Holdings Premieres Tracy Weller's JARRING TonightMason Holdings Premieres Tracy Weller's JARRING Tonight
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(4/25/2015) - Mason Holdings, a company dedicated to preservation of all kinds, will present Jarring, the first in a series of stories - 'The Almost Lost' - that concern the lives (and deaths) of the unrecognized, unseen, unknown and unsung. Written and performed by Tracy Weller and directed by Kristjan Thor, this existential piece will be presented at 225 East Houston Street (@ Essex Street). Performances will begin tonight, April 25th. Opening Night is set for Wednesday, April 29th at 8pm. Performances will continue through May 17th.


Cincinnati Playhouse Presents VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE, Now thru 5/23Cincinnati Playhouse Presents VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE, Now thru 5/23
by BWW News Desk (Cincinnati)

(4/25/2015) - The Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park's 2014-15 Robert S. Marx Theatre season comes to a riotous close with VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE, Christopher Durang's madcap comedy about melancholy people. A smash hit on Broadway, VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE earned numerous critical accolades, including the 2013 Drama Desk and Tony awards for best play. It runs tonight,April 25 through May 23 in the Marx Theatre.


Ballard Institute & Museum of Puppetry Hosts Toy Theater Workshop TodayBallard Institute & Museum of Puppetry Hosts Toy Theater Workshop Today
by BWW News Desk (Connecticut)

(4/25/2015) - The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry presents a one-day toy theater workshop for all ages led by Toy Theater Professor Dr. John Bell today, April 25 from 1:00-5:00 p.m. Create the grandest of tales with the simplest of means!


READYMADE CABARET Begins Tonight at Judson ChurchREADYMADE CABARET Begins Tonight at Judson Church
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(4/25/2015) - Readymade Cabaret is helmed by the dynamic female duo of director Erin B. Mee and playwright Jessie Bear. Mee and Bear's last collaboration on A Serious Banquet was heralded by Show Business Weekly as a 'profound immersive theatrical experience where performance and life intertwine effortlessly... collaborators Jessie Bear and Erin Mee are paving the way to a profound immersive theatrical experience where performance and life intertwine effortlessly. Let them begin again, and again, andagain.'




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