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BWW TV World Exclusive: Barbra Streisand Duets with Son Jason Gould on New PARTNERS Album - Behind the ScenesBWW TV World Exclusive: Barbra Streisand Duets with Son Jason Gould on New PARTNERS Album - Behind the Scenes
Posted: Sep. 10, 2014


Elisabeth Moss, Jason Biggs & Bryce Pinkham to Lead Broadway Revival of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES in 2015Elisabeth Moss, Jason Biggs & Bryce Pinkham to Lead Broadway Revival of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES in 2015
Posted: Sep. 11, 2014


HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL Broadway Run & Movie Musical Planned For 2016?HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL Broadway Run & Movie Musical Planned For 2016?
Posted: Sep. 15, 2014


VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Talks Joan Rivers Funeral, New Broadway Play 'The River' on TONIGHTVIDEO: Hugh Jackman Talks Joan Rivers Funeral, New Broadway Play 'The River' on TONIGHT
Posted: Sep. 11, 2014


Photo Coverage: Be Their Guest! Meet the Company of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST International TourPhoto Coverage: Be Their Guest! Meet the Company of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST International Tour
Posted: Sep. 14, 2014


New Poster Unveiled For ON THE 20TH CENTURY Starring Kristin ChenowethNew Poster Unveiled For ON THE 20TH CENTURY Starring Kristin Chenoweth
Posted: Sep. 13, 2014


Read Melissa Rivers Humorous & Moving Eulogy for Joan RiversRead Melissa Rivers Humorous & Moving Eulogy for Joan Rivers
Posted: Sep. 10, 2014


Teal Wicks and Aaron Ramey to Lead Goodspeed's THE CIRCUS IN WINTER Premiere This FallTeal Wicks and Aaron Ramey to Lead Goodspeed's THE CIRCUS IN WINTER Premiere This Fall
Posted: Sep. 12, 2014


Meryl Streep Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Poster Art!Meryl Streep Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Poster Art!
Posted: Sep. 16, 2014


Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics September 14 - Part 2 - PIPPIN Tour Shows Off in First SIP, and MorePhoto Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics September 14 - Part 2 - PIPPIN Tour Shows Off in First SIP, and More
Posted: Sep. 14, 2014


Photo Flash: First Look at Keke Palmer and Sherri Shepherd in Broadway's CINDERELLA!Photo Flash: First Look at Keke Palmer and Sherri Shepherd in Broadway's CINDERELLA!
Posted: Sep. 12, 2014


Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, September 13 - KINKY BOOTS Celebrates 600 Shows, LES MIS Cast Practices Planking, and MorePhoto Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, September 13 - KINKY BOOTS Celebrates 600 Shows, LES MIS Cast Practices Planking, and More
Posted: Sep. 13, 2014


Barbra Streisand's PARTNERS Album Out TodayBarbra Streisand's PARTNERS Album Out Today
Posted: Sep. 16, 2014


VIDEO: ELLEN Pays Tribute to Comedy Legends Robin Williams, Joan RiversVIDEO: ELLEN Pays Tribute to Comedy Legends Robin Williams, Joan Rivers
Posted: Sep. 15, 2014


Lady Gaga Performs 'Bang Bang' Live In CHEEK TO CHEEK PreviewLady Gaga Performs 'Bang Bang' Live In CHEEK TO CHEEK Preview
Posted: Sep. 14, 2014


SOUND OFF World Premiere First Listen: Barbra Streisand's PARTNERS Is The Whole PieSOUND OFF World Premiere First Listen: Barbra Streisand's PARTNERS Is The Whole Pie
Posted: Sep. 11, 2014


Stephanie J. Block to Perform with Cast of Broadway's WICKED at UPRISING OF LOVE Benefit; Lena Hall, Kathy Najimy & More to PresentStephanie J. Block to Perform with Cast of Broadway's WICKED at UPRISING OF LOVE Benefit; Lena Hall, Kathy Najimy & More to Present
Posted: Sep. 12, 2014


Vanessa Hudgens to Star in Broadway-Bound Revival of Lerner & Lowe's GIGI!Vanessa Hudgens to Star in Broadway-Bound Revival of Lerner & Lowe's GIGI!
Posted: Sep. 10, 2014


Doctor Who Performed Joan Rivers's Endoscopy Steps DownDoctor Who Performed Joan Rivers's Endoscopy Steps Down
Posted: Sep. 12, 2014


Sneak Preview - Barbra Streisand Talks Elvis, Brooklyn and More on SiriusXM!Sneak Preview - Barbra Streisand Talks Elvis, Brooklyn and More on SiriusXM!
Posted: Sep. 12, 2014


Hottest Articles on BWW from Tuesday, Sep. 16Hottest Articles on BWW from Tuesday, Sep. 16
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(9/16/2014) - Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from Tuesday, September 16, 2014.


Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at First Folio Theatre's THE GRAVEDIGGERPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek at First Folio Theatre's THE GRAVEDIGGER
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(9/16/2014) - To kick off its 19th season, First Folio Theatre (Mayslake Peabody Estate, 31st St. & Rt. 83) is proud to present the World Premiere of the gothic drama THE GRAVEDIGGER, which previews October 1, opens October 4 and runs through November 2, 2014. Scroll down for some creepy promo pics!


Amphion String Quartet to Open The New School's Schneider Concerts Series, 10/12Amphion String Quartet to Open The New School's Schneider Concerts Series, 10/12
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(9/16/2014) - The engaging young Amphion String Quartet, winner of the 2012 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition, will open The New School of Music's Schneider Concerts Series on Sunday afternoon, October 12th, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at The New School's Auditorium, 66 W 12th St., New York, NY. The concert will include works by Barber, Carter, and Dvorak.


Heidi Duckler Dance Theater to Premiere OCEAN'S SKIN at Brisbane Festival, Sept 23-27Heidi Duckler Dance Theater to Premiere OCEAN'S SKIN at Brisbane Festival, Sept 23-27
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Brisbane)

(9/16/2014) - On Tuesday, September 23 through Saturday, September 27, Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre will present the world premiere of Ocean's Skin, in partnership with Topology Music, for free performances at the Brisbane Festival in South Brisbane, Australia. Ocean's Skin is the creation of Artistic Director/Choreographer, Heidi Duckler, based in Los Angeles, and Topology Music's Composer/Musical Director, John Babbage, based in Australia. The piece reflects their fascination with the sounds and life-forms of the heavens and seas.


LA Phil Announces 2014-15 Dudamel FellowsLA Phil Announces 2014-15 Dudamel Fellows
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Los Angeles)

(9/16/2014) - The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association has announced two conductors who will participate in the 2014/15 Dudamel Fellowship Program - Christian Kluxen and Gemma New. Music Director Gustavo Dudamel, together with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, created the Dudamel Fellowship Program in 2009 to provide a unique opportunity for promising young conductors from around the world to develop their craft and enrich their musical experience through personal mentorship and participation in the LA Phil's orchestral, education and community programs.


Dancer Marge Champion Set for Rare Live Interview at The Spiral Theater, 10/5Dancer Marge Champion Set for Rare Live Interview at The Spiral Theater, 10/5
by BWW News Desk (Dance - New York City)

(9/16/2014) - On Sunday, October 5th at 5:00 PM, Marge Champion and Richard Skipper will sit down at the Spiral Theater Studio to discuss Marge's vast and wonderful career and how she is doing today, at 95 years young. A Q&A with the audience and 'meet and greet' follows.


Carly Ozard to Star in MIDLER ON THE ROOF at Stage 72, 10/7Carly Ozard to Star in MIDLER ON THE ROOF at Stage 72, 10/7
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(9/16/2014) - Carly Ozard in 'Midler on the Roof' at Stage 72 at the Triad, 158 W 72nd Street, NYC, NY 10023 on Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 7 p.m.


River City Casino & Hotel to Welcome Justin Hayward, Voice of the Moody Blues, on 11/13River City Casino & Hotel to Welcome Justin Hayward, Voice of the Moody Blues, on 11/13
by BWW News Desk (Music - St. Louis)

(9/16/2014) - Justin Hayward, the voice of the Moody Blues, will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, in River City Casino & Hotel's Event Center. Tickets range from $40-$55 and are on sale now at www.ticketmaster.com and the ETC gift shop located inside River City Casino & Hotel. Everyone must be aged 21 or older and must present a valid I.D. All seats are reserved.


Disney Live! to Bring MICKEY'S MAGIC SHOW to the King Center, 3/6Disney Live! to Bring MICKEY'S MAGIC SHOW to the King Center, 3/6
by BWW News Desk (Orlando)

(9/16/2014) - Disney Live! presents Mickey's Magic Show visits Melbourne on March 6, 2015 for two performances at the Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets go on sale September 23, 2014 at noon.


Photo Flash: First Look at Strawdog Theatre's FAIL/SAFEPhoto Flash: First Look at Strawdog Theatre's FAIL/SAFE
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(9/16/2014) - Strawdog Theatre Company and Artistic Director Hank Boland present the first production in their 2014-15 Hugen Hall season, Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler's Fail/Safe, adapted for the stage by ensemble members Nikki Klix and Anderson Lawfer, now through October 14, direction by Anderson Lawfer at Hugen Hall in Strawdog Theatre Company, 3829 N. Broadway Street. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!


Excerpts of FRACTALS, WE WILL, FULL BLOOM and More Set for ProArteDanza's 10th Anniversary Retrospective, 10/1-4Excerpts of FRACTALS, WE WILL, FULL BLOOM and More Set for ProArteDanza's 10th Anniversary Retrospective, 10/1-4
by BWW News Desk (Dance - Toronto)

(9/16/2014) - ProArteDanza, the highly acclaimed Toronto dance company that seamlessly blends ballet and modern dance, celebrates its 10th anniversary with a stunning retrospective. Featuring the Outstanding Choreography Dora Award winner 'in between', co-created by Artistic Director Roberto Campanella and Artistic Associate Robert Glumbek, Season 2014 also includes excerpts of past repertoire from them as well as from guest choreographers Guillaume Cote and Kevin O'Day (with Luches Huddleston Jr.). This not-to-be-missed outstanding evening of dance runs October 1-4 at Harbourfront Centre's Fleck Dance Theatre as part of NextSteps.


Tara Leo Auchey to Lead Talk After BRIGHTON'S GREEN STREET Reading at Open Stage of Harrisburg, 10/25Tara Leo Auchey to Lead Talk After BRIGHTON'S GREEN STREET Reading at Open Stage of Harrisburg, 10/25
by BWW News Desk (Central Pennsylvania)

(9/16/2014) - Gentrification is a two-edged sword, and there are always winners and losers when a neighborhood - or city - is reborn. On Saturday, October 25, 2014, Tara Leo Auchey of Penn Live and author of the blog, 'Today's the Day, Harrisburg' will lead a discussion of where Harrisburg is headed and the pros and cons of gentrification following a staged reading of Paul Hood's new play, Brighton's Green Street at Open Stage of Harrisburg.


The Auditorium Theatre to Celebrate 125th Anniversary With Free Special Events, Beginning 10/31The Auditorium Theatre to Celebrate 125th Anniversary With Free Special Events, Beginning 10/31
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(9/16/2014) - Celebrating a milestone 125th Anniversary Season, Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University will open its doors for the entire community beginning on October 31 with the first film in the "Made in Chicago" Movie Series, "Chicago," and continuing on November 9 with Family Fun Day where all are welcome to experience the magic of the Auditorium Theatre while enjoying interactive activities, exciting crafts, special tours and more. Both events are free and open to the public.


Yale in New York to Open 2014-15 Season at Avery Fisher Hall, 10/19Yale in New York to Open 2014-15 Season at Avery Fisher Hall, 10/19
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(9/16/2014) - Yale in New York opens its 2014-15 season with John Adams conducting the Yale Philharmonia and the Brentano Quartet in concert at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center, Sunday October 19, 2014 at 5 p.m.


Ferrara's Bakery and Cafe to Unveil World's Largest Cannolo 9/20 at the Feast of San GennaroFerrara's Bakery and Cafe to Unveil World's Largest Cannolo 9/20 at the Feast of San Gennaro
by BWW News Desk (Food + Wine)

(9/16/2014) - If Ernest LePore, owner of Little Italy's world renowned Ferrara's Bakery and Cafe is correct in his calculations, he will unveil the 'World's Largest-Known Cannoli' on Saturday afternoon, Sept. 20, at 2 PM on the FIAT Performance Stage at the corner of Grand & Mott Streets in Little Italy.


Photo Flash: Inside the Mirvish Season Launch EventPhoto Flash: Inside the Mirvish Season Launch Event
by Alan Henry (Toronto)

(9/16/2014) - David Mirvish has finalized all the details and shows for his 2014-15 line-up of shows. There will be seven shows in the Mainstage Subscription Series, three in the Off-Mirvish Subscription Series and nine bonus shows not on subscription. That brings the total to a record 19 shows for the 2014-15 season. The season lineup was announced during an event held on September 16 at The Royal Alexandra Theatre. The shows slated to play Toronto over the next year are: Wicked (now playing), The Book of Mormon (now playing), Our Country's Good (now playing), Arcadia, The Heart of Robin Hood, Blithe Spirit, Titanic the Musical, Kinky Boots, Disney's Newsies, Buyer and Cellar, Boom, Vanya and Sonya and Masha and Spike, Julie Madly Deeply, The Boy With Tape on His Face, Donny and Marie: A Broadway Christmas, Jersey Boys, Blades on Stage, Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye, and Once.


SHALL WE TANGO? Festival to Kick Off Around New York City, 10/7SHALL WE TANGO? Festival to Kick Off Around New York City, 10/7
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(9/16/2014) - Let Tango embrace you when PAMAR presents 'Shall We Tango, NYC,' a festival of tango dance, music, master classes, film and theater, held in various NYC venues October 7-15.


Rogue Machine to Present NICE THINGS, 10/4-11/23Rogue Machine to Present NICE THINGS, 10/4-11/23
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(9/16/2014) - Rogue Machine presents the World Premiere of NICE THINGS by Vince Melocchi Opening October 4, 2014 with reception to follow 8pm Fridays and Saturdays, 3pm on Sundays through November 23, 2014 5041 W. Pico Blvd., LA, CA 90019


Pirates and Vaudeville to Bring Family Fun to the Waterfront Museum Barge, 9/28-10/5Pirates and Vaudeville to Bring Family Fun to the Waterfront Museum Barge, 9/28-10/5
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(9/16/2014) - This year Red Hook's antique wooden barge is celebrating its 100th birthday with old-time family entertainment. Sponsored by Investors Bank & Brooklyn Bridge Realty, this series of two one-man performances features two Sunday spectaculars by a vaudeville comedian and a Pirate. Fall Family Fun entertainment aboard the historic Waterfront Museum & Showboat Barge Sundays, September 28 and October 5 at 1pm. First Come, First Served.


Visible Fictions to Bring THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD to the Segerstrom, 11/8-9Visible Fictions to Bring THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD to the Segerstrom, 11/8-9
by BWW News Desk (Costa Mesa)

(9/16/2014) - Bringing in a new and surprising take on the legend of Robin Hood, Visible Fictions makes a stop at Segerstrom Center for the Arts with a production The Scotsman newspaper calls, "A timely contemporary twist on the story." Created by the company that brought the hit show Jason and the Argonauts to stages all over the world, The Adventures of Robin Hood breathes life into the outlaw we all know so well. Co-Commissioned by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., Robin Hood comes to Samueli Theater on November 8 & 9 for three performances only.


A Cappella Group the Swingle Singers to Perform at Bass Concert Hall, 10/19A Cappella Group the Swingle Singers to Perform at Bass Concert Hall, 10/19
by BWW News Desk (Music - Houston)

(9/16/2014) - For half a century, the Swingle Singers have pushed the boundaries of what the human voice can achieve. Their vocal agility and blend, combined with captivating showmanship, have thrilled generations of audiences around the globe. Texas Performing Arts presents the international a cappella phenomenon the Swingle Singers, featuring Ward Single, founder, on Sunday, October 19, 2014, at 7 p.m. at Bass Concert Hall. Presented in partnership with Kut and the Butler School of Music.


Terrance Simien, Rebirth Brass Band and More Set for Centennial Festival of Riverboats' 2014 Music Lineup, 10/14-19Terrance Simien, Rebirth Brass Band and More Set for Centennial Festival of Riverboats' 2014 Music Lineup, 10/14-19
by BWW News Desk (Louisville)

(9/16/2014) - The Centennial Festival of Riverboats, a commemoration of the 100th birthday of the Belle of Louisville, will feature a variety of musical and performing acts, powered by Louisville Gas and Electric Company. The Kentucky Center curated the musical lineup with a close eye on authentic, river-inspired genres -- carefully orchestrating the music roster to set the tone for the event. The celebration, October 14-19, will have a distinctly local flavor, centering on Louisville's best music, food, bourbon and art along the banks of Waterfront Park.


VIDEO: Barbra Streisand Talks Instagram, PARTNERS, GYPSY as 'Swan Song' and MoreVIDEO: Barbra Streisand Talks Instagram, PARTNERS, GYPSY as 'Swan Song' and More
by BWW News Desk

(9/16/2014) - Barbra Streisand stopped by ETOnline to talk about her new album PARTNERS (out today, September 16), as well as joining Instagram, the possible upcoming GYPSY movie as her 'swan song' and more. Watch the interview below!


MUCH ADO ABOUT LOVE to Put a Twist on Shakespeare in Tomorrow's NYC ReadingMUCH ADO ABOUT LOVE to Put a Twist on Shakespeare in Tomorrow's NYC Reading
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(9/16/2014) - An industry-only workshop reading of the award winning a new play, Much Ado About Love will be held on September 17, 2014 in New York City.


Photo Coverage: The Cast of GRAND CONCOURSE Meets the PressPhoto Coverage: The Cast of GRAND CONCOURSE Meets the Press
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy (Off-Broadway)

(9/16/2014) - Playwrights Horizons will present the World Premiere production of GRAND CONCOURSE, a new play by playwright and two-time Obie Award-winning actress Heidi Schreck (There Are No More Big Secrets, Creature). Directed by Kip Fagan (The Revisionist, Asuncion), the play is the second production of the acclaimed theater company's 2014/2015 Season. The company just met the press, and BroadwayWorld brings you photos below!


Photo Flash: First Look at Larry Yando in Chicago Shakespeare's KING LEARPhoto Flash: First Look at Larry Yando in Chicago Shakespeare's KING LEAR
by BWW News Desk

(9/16/2014) - Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) presents William Shakespeare's towering epic King Lear, directed by CST Founder and Artistic Director Barbara Gaines and featuring Chicago theater legend Larry Yando in the title role. A wrenching story of love, loss and reconciliation, the unraveling of an imperious king has fascinated audiences for more than 400 years. Gaines brings audiences a King Lear for our times, especially relevant as today's generation wrestles with the harrowing effects of aging on loved ones. King Lear opens Chicago Shakespeare's 2014/15 season in the Courtyard Theater, now through November 9, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!


Prima Donnettes, 'NEVER MARRY A GIRL WITH COLD FEET' and More Set for FST's 2014-15 Cabaret SeasonPrima Donnettes, 'NEVER MARRY A GIRL WITH COLD FEET' and More Set for FST's 2014-15 Cabaret Season
by BWW News Desk (St. Petersburg)

(9/16/2014) - Florida Studio Theatre announces its 2014-2015 Cabaret season. Starting off the season are the full-bodied vocal stylings in Dancing in the Street with the Prima Donnettes. Next up is the heartfelt and unforgettable music of American Pie. Concluding the season is the entertaining and honest Never Marry a Girl With Cold Feet: And Other Life Lessons from Vaudeville.


Photo Flash: Haunting Promo Pics for Serenbe Playhouse's THE SLEEPY HOLLOW EXPERIENCEPhoto Flash: Haunting Promo Pics for Serenbe Playhouse's THE SLEEPY HOLLOW EXPERIENCE
by BWW News Desk (Atlanta)

(9/16/2014) - Fresh off of the heels of their most successful summer to date including OKLAHOMA!, the most Suzi Bass nominated production of the year, Atlanta's newest Halloween tradition, The Sleepy Hollow Experience, returns after a sold out run last season! Join Serenbe Playhouse in the Serenbe Stables for this classic spooky story with all the thrills, chills and laughs that keep you on the edge of your seat. The storybook tale revolves around the bumbling, awkward schoolteacher, Ichabod Crane, the coquettish Katrina, and Ichabod's brutish rival, Brom Bones. In this innovative experiential adaptation, you will find yourself guided by roving minstrel storytellers, while the Headless Horseman rushes about on live horseback! Keep your wits about you or you might be his next victim! Scroll down for some atmosphere-setting promo photos!