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Broadway Babies - Meet the Broadway Class of 2014, Fall Edition!Broadway Babies - Meet the Broadway Class of 2014, Fall Edition!
Posted: Aug. 26, 2014


'The World Will Know!' The Original Cast of NEWSIES - Where Are They Now?'The World Will Know!' The Original Cast of NEWSIES - Where Are They Now?
Posted: Aug. 23, 2014


BWW TV: Boggess, Iglehart, Cantone, Skinner, Murney & More Go Back In Time in NOT SINCE HIGH SCHOOL Concert!BWW TV: Boggess, Iglehart, Cantone, Skinner, Murney & More Go Back In Time in NOT SINCE HIGH SCHOOL Concert!
Posted: Aug. 25, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Watch the NEWSIES Cast Take Their FINAL Energetic Curtain Call!STAGE TUBE: Watch the NEWSIES Cast Take Their FINAL Energetic Curtain Call!
Posted: Aug. 24, 2014


GLEE's Lea Michele Joining AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW?GLEE's Lea Michele Joining AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW?
Posted: Aug. 27, 2014


Emmys 2014: Jessica Lange Wins 'Outstanding Lead Actress In A Miniseries Or A Movie'Emmys 2014: Jessica Lange Wins 'Outstanding Lead Actress In A Miniseries Or A Movie'
Posted: Aug. 25, 2014


SYTYCD Recap: Final Four Dazzle in Performance Finale; 8/27 Full Results!SYTYCD Recap: Final Four Dazzle in Performance Finale; 8/27 Full Results!
Posted: Aug. 27, 2014


UPDATE: Joan Rivers 'Resting Comfortably' After Surgery ScareUPDATE: Joan Rivers 'Resting Comfortably' After Surgery Scare
Posted: Aug. 28, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Billy Crystal Honors Robin Williams at 2014 Emmy AwardsSTAGE TUBE: Billy Crystal Honors Robin Williams at 2014 Emmy Awards
Posted: Aug. 25, 2014


New Production Photo Of Meryl Streep In INTO THE WOODSNew Production Photo Of Meryl Streep In INTO THE WOODS
Posted: Aug. 28, 2014


BWW Profile: THE NORMAL HEART from Tony-Winning Play to Emmy-Nominated FilmBWW Profile: THE NORMAL HEART from Tony-Winning Play to Emmy-Nominated Film
Posted: Aug. 25, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Watch New Music Video for Julian Velard's 'No One's Getting Married Tonight'STAGE TUBE: Watch New Music Video for Julian Velard's 'No One's Getting Married Tonight'
Posted: Aug. 27, 2014


Photo Flash: Artwork Revealed for Broadway's Reimagined SIDE SHOW!Photo Flash: Artwork Revealed for Broadway's Reimagined SIDE SHOW!
Posted: Aug. 25, 2014


The Bottom Line- Broadway Bids Farewell to NEWSIES!The Bottom Line- Broadway Bids Farewell to NEWSIES!
Posted: Aug. 24, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Kristin Chenoweth Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Following Hometown ConcertSTAGE TUBE: Kristin Chenoweth Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Following Hometown Concert
Posted: Aug. 24, 2014


Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Aug 23 - Broadway Bids NEWSIES and BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Goodbye, & More!Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Aug 23 - Broadway Bids NEWSIES and BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Goodbye, & More!
Posted: Aug. 23, 2014


VIDEO: Ariana Grande Surprises Fans on TODAY SHOWVIDEO: Ariana Grande Surprises Fans on TODAY SHOW
Posted: Aug. 28, 2014


Ryan Murphy On New GLEE Ending Planned As A Result Of Cory Monteith's DeathRyan Murphy On New GLEE Ending Planned As A Result Of Cory Monteith's Death
Posted: Aug. 28, 2014


Billy Crystal Pays Tribute to Robin Williams at Tonight's 66th PRIMETIME EMMY AWARDSBilly Crystal Pays Tribute to Robin Williams at Tonight's 66th PRIMETIME EMMY AWARDS
Posted: Aug. 25, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Four Clips from the 50th Anniversary Edition of Rodgers & Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, Starring Lesley Ann Warren!STAGE TUBE: Four Clips from the 50th Anniversary Edition of Rodgers & Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, Starring Lesley Ann Warren!
Posted: Aug. 26, 2014


Photo Flash: Fire Island Pines Art Project Stages INTO THE WOODS, Now Thru 8/31Photo Flash: Fire Island Pines Art Project Stages INTO THE WOODS, Now Thru 8/31
by Oliver Oliveros (Long Island)

(8/30/2014) - Fire Island Pines Art Project (FIPAP) hosts a Laboy Day Weekend presentation of Tony Award-winning musical INTO THE WOODS, featuring music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine, at Fradd Theatre, Whyte Hall, which runs until tomorrow, August 31. Buy tickets ($70) at fipap.org.


Spotlight Theatre Stages A FEW GOOD MEN, Now thru 9/27Spotlight Theatre Stages A FEW GOOD MEN, Now thru 9/27
by BWW News Desk (Denver)

(8/30/2014) - Spotlight Theatre will celebrate the company's 50th theatrical production with their presentation of the courtroom thriller, A Few Good Men, opening tonight, August 30 at 7:30 pm.


LIMA Presents MICHAEL DUTRA & THE STRICTLY SINATRA BAND TonightLIMA Presents MICHAEL DUTRA & THE STRICTLY SINATRA BAND Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(8/30/2014) - The Little Italy Merchants Association will be presenting 'Michael Dutra & The Strictly Sinatra Bank' tonight, August 30th from 6:30-9:30 to celebrate Memorial Day.


Comunidad Cristiana La Roca Firme Hosts Free Health Fair TodayComunidad Cristiana La Roca Firme Hosts Free Health Fair Today
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(8/30/2014) - Communidad Cristiana La Roca Firme and Caring for Miami ministries welcome the community to a free Health Fair today, August 30th, 2014 at Communidad Cristiana La Roca Firme located at 6310 West 21st Court, Hialeah, Fl 33106. Local organizations are collaborating to offer free health screenings (e.g., blood pressure, glucose, breast, cervical and colon cancer screenings), resource informational booths by the Florida Department of Health, health insurance information by Amerigroup, educational demonstrations by Larkin School of Nursing , nutrition and healthy food tips by Life-Line Med Training, among other activities. Free medical and dental check ups will be provided by Caring for Miami's volunteer physicians and dentists. Dental extractions and fillings will be provided by Caring For Miami's dentists. Children will participate in a fun oral hygiene class. Farm Share will distribute food among attendees. All elements of La Roca Firme Community Health Fair are free. The goal of the La Roca Firme Community Health Fair is to inspire individuals, families, organizations and communities to focus on the physical and mental health and wellness of themselves and others. What: La Roca Firme Community Health Fair Date: Today, August 30th, 2014 Where: 6310 West 21st Court, Hialeah, Fl 33106 When: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


OUT OF TUNE CONFESSIONAL Plays Chicago Fringe, Now thru 9/6OUT OF TUNE CONFESSIONAL Plays Chicago Fringe, Now thru 9/6
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(8/30/2014) - The Agency Theater Collective will present the third incarnation of their original musical, Out of Tune Confessional, at The Chicago Fringe Festival. The show, described as a 'punk-rock wreck-tacular,' will run today, Aug. 30, Aug. 31, Sept. 1, Sept. 5 and Sept. 6 at The Deep Dish Stage, 5320 W. Giddings Street.


Proof Fitness Hosts Rally for the Cure Event TodayProof Fitness Hosts Rally for the Cure Event Today
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(8/30/2014) - Proof Fitness is hosting a Rally for the Cure Zumba Master Class today, August 30, 2014. Rally for the Cure is a grass roots program that works to educate women about breast cancer and remind them to get their annual screening through volunteer organized golf, tennis and social events. More than 2 million people have participated in Rally events across the nation since its inception in 1996. This year marks the first year Proof Fitness has rallied against breast cancer, as they just opened their doors 9 months ago. Proof Fitness invites the public to take part in this Rally event. Membership is not necessary. The day's activities will include a 90 minute Zumba Master Class from 1:00-2:30pm and informational vendor booths with raffle items. Advance registration is recommended and can be done at the front desk at Proof Fitness. Prizes will be awarded to the raffle winners at the event and each participant will receive a goody bag with important breast health information and other Rally items plus a subscription to a select Cond Nast magazine such as SELF, Golf Digest and Bon Apptit. 'We are proud to open our facility and host a Rally for the Cure event. The event is a fun way for us to bring together our members and the community to support an important cause while being physically active with a Zumba event that people are passionate about,' states Melissa Skaggs, Marketing/Group Fitness Manager at Proof Fitness. Since its start in 1996, the Rally program has touched over 2 million people with the important message that early detection and effective treatment saves lives. In addition to mobilizing people behind breast cancer awareness, Rally events have generated over $75 million for Susan G. KomenTM. 'The success of Rally is attributed to volunteer ambassadors like the ownership and management at Proof Fitness, who have said 'Yes, we can have a Rally at our club'. It is their enthusiasm, energy and support we value in our commitment to support Susan G. Komen,' says Diane Perillo, Program Manager, Rally for the Cure. Since 1996 Komen has received over $75 million from fundraising activities at Rally events to help fund life-saving breast cancer research, education, screening and treatment programs. Rally for the Cure is run by Cond Nast and is based in Wilton, Connecticut. For further information about Proof Fitness' Rally event, contact Melissa Skaggs at (859)559-0222.


Crash of Rhinos Presents Staged Reading of CARVED IN STONE…A COMEDY OF TERRORS TodayCrash of Rhinos Presents Staged Reading of CARVED IN STONE…A COMEDY OF TERRORS Today
by BWW News Desk (Washington, DC)

(8/30/2014) - Crash of Rhinos, an endangered little theater company, announced today that, as part of the Kennedy Center's 2014 Page To Stage Festival, it would hold a staged reading of 'Carved in Stone A Comedy of Terrors,' a new play by Mario Baldessari.


Theatre-Hikes Presents ENCHANTED APRIL, Now thru 9/28Theatre-Hikes Presents ENCHANTED APRIL, Now thru 9/28
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(8/30/2014) - Theatre-Hikes - Chicago, a nonprofit organization focused on combining fitness with live theater in a outdoor setting is proud to announce the presentation of the drama Enchanted April, today, August 30-September 28.


CCT's Summer Youth Performance Conservatory's INTO THE WOODS JR. Hosts Car Wash TodayCCT's Summer Youth Performance Conservatory's INTO THE WOODS JR. Hosts Car Wash Today
by BWW News Desk (Columbus)

(8/30/2014) - Columbus Children's Theatre's Summer Youth Performance Conservatory cast of INTO THE WOODS JR. will be hosting two fundraisers to offset the cost of their trip to the Junior Theatre Festival in Atlanta in January. Please join them for a CAR WASH at Tee Jaye's Country Place on Morse Road and High Street today, August 30 between 10am and 2pm.


PLAY IT AGAIN, SAM Comes to BroadHollow, Now thru 9/14PLAY IT AGAIN, SAM Comes to BroadHollow, Now thru 9/14
by BWW News Desk (Long Island)

(8/30/2014) - BroadHollow Theatre Company presents Play It Again, Sam, tonight, August 30 - September 14, 2014 at BroadHollow Theatre, 700 Hempstead Turnpike, Elmont, NY.


7th Annual Middlebury's Got Talent! Set for This Weekend7th Annual Middlebury's Got Talent! Set for This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Vermont)

(8/30/2014) - It's a show that brings unexpected surprises. It's a show full of jazz, pop, musical theater, dance, duets, and more. It's a show that you can only see at Town Hall Theater. It's a show that puts friends and neighbors up on stage and lets them shine. It's a show that can't be missed; it's Middlebury's Got Talent! of course.


Jason Morris Brings MUSICALLY YOGIC to Metropolitan Room TonightJason Morris Brings MUSICALLY YOGIC to Metropolitan Room Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(8/30/2014) - Performer/producer, Jason Morris, the 2013 MetroStar 1st Runner Up, returns to the Metropolitan Room with encore performances of his acclaimed new show, MUSICALLY YOGIC, at 7pm tonight, August 30th and September 22nd.


Music Mountain Welcomes Shanghai String Quartet This WeekendMusic Mountain Welcomes Shanghai String Quartet This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Connecticut)

(8/30/2014) - Music Mountain, America's oldest continuing summer chamber music festival, continues its 85th Anniversary Season with the Shanghai String Quartet. Tonight, August 30 (6:30PM) the quartet performs Beethoven and Verdi and return tomorrow, August 31 (3PM) for Music Mountain's End of Season Benefit Concert & Reception with guest Haochen Zhang, piano.


Vince Gill & The Time Jumpers Close PCI's Summer Concert Series TonightVince Gill & The Time Jumpers Close PCI's Summer Concert Series Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Music - Salt Lake City)

(8/30/2014) - Nashville's best and brightest studio musicians The Time Jumpers - including the venerable Vince Gill - bring Music City to Park City tonight, August 30. I


Lesli Margherita and More Set for BroadwaySpotted's 5th Anniversary Concert at 54 Below TonightLesli Margherita and More Set for BroadwaySpotted's 5th Anniversary Concert at 54 Below Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(8/30/2014) - BroadwaySpotted's 5th Anniversary Concert is set for tonight, August 30, 2014 at 11 p.m. at 54 Below, featuring Lesli Margherita and more.


Son of Semele Ensemble's THE LIFE AND SORT OF DEATH OF ERIC ARGYLE Opens TonightSon of Semele Ensemble's THE LIFE AND SORT OF DEATH OF ERIC ARGYLE Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(8/30/2014) - Son of Semele Ensemble (SoSE) will present the West Coast premiere of Ross Dungan's The Life and Sort of Death of Eric Argyle, opening tonight, August 30, 2014, at the Son of Semele Theater.


The Chuckleheads Say 'GOODBYE SUMMER' at the Warehouse TodayThe Chuckleheads Say 'GOODBYE SUMMER' at the Warehouse Today
by BWW News Desk (Charlotte)

(8/30/2014) - Today, August 30, 2014, 6pm (family friendly) and 8pm, look out for The Goodbye Summer 2014 Comedy Improv Musical Variety Extravaganza, starring the Chuckleheads, at to the Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216-A Westmoreland Road, Cornelius.


Michael Kass's CEREMONY Comes to 2014 Chicago Fringe Festival This WeekendMichael Kass's CEREMONY Comes to 2014 Chicago Fringe Festival This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(8/30/2014) - Ceremony, an award winning, critically acclaimed solo show about love, fear and Ayahuasca, written & performed by Michael Kass & directed by Diana Wyenn, is coming to the Chicago Fringe Festival for three performances only: today, August 30 at 4 PM; August 31 at 10 PM; and September 1 at 7 PM.


HRT Presents TAMBOURINES TO GLORY, Now thru 10/5HRT Presents TAMBOURINES TO GLORY, Now thru 10/5
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(8/30/2014) - The HRT opens its 2014-15 season with Langston Hughes' TAMBOURINES TO GLORY from today, August 30th to October 5th.


Don Byron Plays Westhampton Beach TonightDon Byron Plays Westhampton Beach Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(8/30/2014) - Pulitzer Prize and Grammy Award-nominated composer-and-musician Don Byron plays Westhampton Beach as part of National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene's10th Annual Labor Day Weekend Concert.


Shakespeare's Sister Company Presents MUSE as Part of the 2014 Dream Up Festival, Now thru 9/7Shakespeare's Sister Company Presents MUSE as Part of the 2014 Dream Up Festival, Now thru 9/7
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(8/30/2014) - Theater For The New City (Crystal Field, Executive Director) presents the Shakespeare's Sister Company's co-production of Kris Lundberg's play MUSE (part of the 2014 Dream Up Festival).


The Reading Theater Project Presents SPEAKEASY, Now thru 9/7The Reading Theater Project Presents SPEAKEASY, Now thru 9/7
by BWW News Desk (Central Pennsylvania)

(8/30/2014) - The Reading Theater Project has created a new play, Speakeasy, based on the history of Reading during the national prohibition of alcohol in the 1920s and 1930s. Performances will take place at the Olympian Ballroom at 603 Penn Avenue in West Reading. Opening night is tonight, August 30, 2014 at 8pm and the play runs through September 7, 2014.


BILLY CORGAN Performs Special Acoustic-Based Show at Chicago's Ravinia Festival TonightBILLY CORGAN Performs Special Acoustic-Based Show at Chicago's Ravinia Festival Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Music - Chicago)

(8/30/2014) - BILLY CORGAN will take time out from recording the next two SMASHING PUMPKINS albums, both due in 2015, to perform a very special, exclusive hometown acoustic-based solo concert


AUGUST EVOLUTION Comes to the Powerhouse Events Center TonightAUGUST EVOLUTION Comes to the Powerhouse Events Center Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Boise)

(8/30/2014) - Join us for this special all ages fundraising event highlighting local talent in the Treasure Valley at the Powerhouse Events Center tonight, August 30, 2014 at 7:00 PM.


Prohition Themed 5k Takes Place in Memphis TodayProhition Themed 5k Takes Place in Memphis Today
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(8/30/2014) - Trivium Racing is putting runners in the shoes of their bootleggin' ancestors, in this new night- time trail 5K that will transform Shelby Farms Park today, August 30th, to a historic period of American history.


Chris Tucker Comes to Fox Theatre TonightChris Tucker Comes to Fox Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Atlanta)

(8/30/2014) - The Fox Theatre will present a special evening with international award-winning actor and comedian Chris Tucker for his all new, one man stand-up comedy show tonight, August 30th at 8:00 p.m.


Special Performance of LEGALLY BLONDE JR Set for TodaySpecial Performance of LEGALLY BLONDE JR Set for Today
by BWW News Desk (Long Island)

(8/30/2014) - Everyone's favorite Harvard blonde, Elle Woods, takes the stage by storm in LEGALLY BLONDE JR. Based on the popular movie, this show features an upbeat original score that's sure to leave audiences seeing pink!


Jeff Coon Brings a Brand New Variety Show Series to Cape May for the SummerJeff Coon Brings a Brand New Variety Show Series to Cape May for the Summer
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)

(8/30/2014) - Cape May's own and Philadelphia favorite, Jeff Coon, is co?creating and hosting three unique, cabaret?style variety shows for shore audiences at the Cape May Convention Hall this summer. These shows titled, An Evening at the Cape May Summer Club, are being co?created with Ree Carney Dunphy. Dunphy is known for assisting in creating and operating Carney's, the legendary pub on the University of Philadelphia's campus, and the famous Carney's Restaurant and Bar in Cape May, New Jersey. In addition, Dunphy plays a pivotal role with the American Cancer Society and is a co?creator of the black tie event, the BasketBall, one of Philadelphia's premiere social events.


Antic Disposition Presents ROMEO AND JULIET in Temple Church, Now thru 7 SeptemberAntic Disposition Presents ROMEO AND JULIET in Temple Church, Now thru 7 September
by Jillian Gaier (UK Regional)

(8/30/2014) - Following critically-acclaimed, sell-out productions of The Tempest, A Midsummer Night's Dream and A Christmas Carol in Middle Temple Hall, Antic Disposition will stage Shakespeare's ROMEO AND JULIET in the ancient Temple Church from today 30 August - Sunday 7 September.


Heartland Half Marathon and 5K TodayHeartland Half Marathon and 5K Today
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(8/30/2014) - Registration is now open for Jasper's third annual Heartland Half Marathon and 5K, set for today, August 30, 2014 - Labor Day Weekend - at 7:30 A.M. E.T. Last year, participants came from all over the country to experience these great scenic courses.


New Morgan James Single, 'Call My Name', Now AvailableNew Morgan James Single, 'Call My Name', Now Available
by Pat Cerasaro

(8/30/2014) - MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL standout, notable rising Broadway player and recording artist Morgan James recently released a new studio single titled 'Call My Name' and the track is now available to download on iTunes.


Meryl Streep & Billy Magnussen Behind The Scenes Of INTO THE WOODSMeryl Streep & Billy Magnussen Behind The Scenes Of INTO THE WOODS
by Pat Cerasaro

(8/30/2014) - An attention-grabbing new production photo from the hotly anticipated big screen edition of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's beloved fairy tale musical INTO THE WOODS is now available to view, showcasing multi-award-winning superstar Meryl Streep as The Witch.


Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Aug. 29Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Aug. 29
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(8/29/2014) - Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from Friday, August 29, 2014.


Whittier Community Theatre to Open THE PAJAMA GAME, 9/5Whittier Community Theatre to Open THE PAJAMA GAME, 9/5
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(8/29/2014) - Whittier Community Theatre, established in 1921 (the longest running community theatre west of the Mississippi), opens its 93rd Season with The Pajama Game, running September 5 through the 20th.


Lincoln Amphitheatre Transitioning to New Management; ROUTE 66 CancelledLincoln Amphitheatre Transitioning to New Management; ROUTE 66 Cancelled
by BWW News Desk (Indianapolis)

(8/29/2014) - The governing board of directors for the Lincoln Amphitheatre (the Lincoln Boyhood Drama Association) is currently in negotiations regarding a transition to new management for the Lincoln Amphitheatre and restructuring of the Lincoln Boyhood Drama Association.


STAGE TUBE: PIPPIN's Broadway Cast Gets Drenched for ALS!STAGE TUBE: PIPPIN's Broadway Cast Gets Drenched for ALS!
by Stage Tube

(8/29/2014) - The Broadway cast of PIPPIN accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from Broadway's ONCE - check out their acrobatic submission below! PIPPIN has nominated the company of IT'S ONLY A PLAY, PIPPIN team member Gypsy Snider, and the cast of a show in Montreal.