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Breaking News: Joan Rivers Being Brought Out of ComaBreaking News: Joan Rivers Being Brought Out of Coma
Posted: Aug. 31, 2014


Broadway Vet Victoria Mallory Dies at 64Broadway Vet Victoria Mallory Dies at 64
Posted: Aug. 31, 2014


Joan Rivers Remains on Life Support; Family to Make Tough CallJoan Rivers Remains on Life Support; Family to Make Tough Call
Posted: Aug. 30, 2014


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


Jason Mraz & Sara Bareilles Duet On Carole King's 'Beautiful' At PantagesJason Mraz & Sara Bareilles Duet On Carole King's 'Beautiful' At Pantages
Posted: Aug. 29, 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


Breaking: Matthew James Thomas Takes Over PIPPIN for Denver Tour LaunchBreaking: Matthew James Thomas Takes Over PIPPIN for Denver Tour Launch
Posted: Aug. 30, 2014


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


New Production Photo Of Meryl Streep In INTO THE WOODSNew Production Photo Of Meryl Streep In INTO THE WOODS
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


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: New HEDWIG Finale Photo of Andrew Rannells Revealed!Photo Flash: New HEDWIG Finale Photo of Andrew Rannells Revealed!
Posted: Aug. 31, 2014


Meryl Streep & Billy Magnussen Behind The Scenes Of INTO THE WOODSMeryl Streep & Billy Magnussen Behind The Scenes Of INTO THE WOODS
Posted: Aug. 30, 2014


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


Update: South Williamsport High School Principal Talks Canceled SPAMALOT, Gay, 'Controversial' ThemesUpdate: South Williamsport High School Principal Talks Canceled SPAMALOT, Gay, 'Controversial' Themes
Posted: Aug. 31, 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


Lindsay Lohan Shares SPEED-THE-PLOW Rehearsal PhotosLindsay Lohan Shares SPEED-THE-PLOW Rehearsal Photos
Posted: Aug. 30, 2014


VIDEO: Adam Lambert, Lady Gaga Duet to QueenVIDEO: Adam Lambert, Lady Gaga Duet to Queen
Posted: Aug. 27, 2014


Tim Bagley Replaces Roger Bart in CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY at Feinstein's at the Nikko This MonthTim Bagley Replaces Roger Bart in CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY at Feinstein's at the Nikko This Month
by BWW News Desk

(9/2/2014) - Due to a scheduling conflict, Roger Bart will no longer be performing in CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY at Feinstein's at the Nikko on September 20 & 21. Acclaimed character actor, Tim Bagley ("Will and Grace," "Monk," "Knocked Up," "Web Therapy"), will be joining the cast.


Scott Thompson's TRIGGER WARNING Comes to Joe's Pub, 9/20Scott Thompson's TRIGGER WARNING Comes to Joe's Pub, 9/20
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - New York City)

(9/2/2014) - "Trigger Warning" is a new one-man show written and performed by Scott Thompson in his latest attempt to advance his career.


Andrea McArdle to Star in Media Theatre's HELLO, DOLLY! This SpringAndrea McArdle to Star in Media Theatre's HELLO, DOLLY! This Spring
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)

(9/2/2014) - 'Hello, Andrea!' That's what audiences will be saying with much enthusiasm when Broadway's legendary star Andrea McArdle returns to The Media Theatre as the iconic Dolly Levi in "Hello Dolly" in spring 2015. McArdle, who wowed audiences and theatre critics alike with her memorable performance as "Mame" in 2013, will take on her second Jerry Herman musical in Media April 15-May 17.


Irish Rep to Host MEET ME AT THE SQUARE Benefit Concert This WeekIrish Rep to Host MEET ME AT THE SQUARE Benefit Concert This Week
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/2/2014) - The Irish Repertory Theatre presents Meet Me At The Square, a special benefit concert that celebrates the institution's magical musical highlights from the past 26 seasons. The concert will be held on Thursday, September 4th at 7:30 pm at The Irish Repertory Theatre (132 West 22nd Street). Meet Me At The Square will be the final performance in the space before the theatre begins its renovation.


Up on the Marquee: LOVE LETTERSUp on the Marquee: LOVE LETTERS
by BWW News Desk

(9/2/2014) - The strictly limited engagement of Carol Burnett & Brian Dennehy in the Broadway production of LOVE LETTERS at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47th Street) will be extended for two additional performances: Saturday, November 8 at 2pm and 8pm. LOVE LETTERS begins performance Saturday, September 13, at 8pm, and tickets are now on sale at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre box office for the first Broadway revival of A.R. Gurney's enduring romance about first loves and second chances. A limited number of tickets for theThursday, September 18, opening performance at 7pm, are available for purchase. Below, check out photos of the marquee at the Brooks Atkinson marquee as featured on the show's official Twitter page.


Lincoln Center to Present THE LORD OF THE RINGS Trilogy in Concert, April 2015Lincoln Center to Present THE LORD OF THE RINGS Trilogy in Concert, April 2015
by Movies News Desk (New York City)

(9/2/2014) - For the first time in North America, the complete film trilogy The Lord of the Rings will be presented live, in concert, at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center, New York, April 8-12, 2015. Beneath a giant screen, the Academy Award-winning scores by Howard Shore will be performed by 250 musicians, on stage, including symphony orchestra, chorus and soloists, in two trilogies, Wednesday-Friday, April 8-10, and Saturday-Sunday, April 11-12. The production is created by CAMI Music, and follows acclaimed concert presentations of the first two films of The Lord of the Rings trilogy at Radio City Music Hall (2009 and 2010).


THE HARLEM RENS to Play the Actors Temple Theater This FallTHE HARLEM RENS to Play the Actors Temple Theater This Fall
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/2/2014) - From the people that brought you Layon Gray's acclaimed play, Black Angels Over Tuskegee, now in its 5th year Off-Broadway, comes THE HARLEM RENS, the true story of the greatest Basketball team you've never heard of: Harlem Renaissance Big Five. Performances will begin September 18th at the Actors Temple Theater (339 West 47th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues), with Opening Night set for October 2nd. This is limited Off-Broadway engagement continues thought November 23rd.


Harry Lloyd to Star in The Print Room's NOTES FROM UNDERGROUND This AutumnHarry Lloyd to Star in The Print Room's NOTES FROM UNDERGROUND This Autumn
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(9/2/2014) - GAME OF THRONES' Harry Lloyd will return to the stage this October in a modern adaptation of NOTES FROM UNDERGROUND, a novella by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. The production previewed earlier this year in Paris. NOTES FROM UNDERGROUND will be the inaugural production at The Print Room's new venue, The Coronet in Notting Hill.


STAGE TUBE: HEDWIG's Lena Hall Sings 'The Best' at BROADWAY SESSIONSSTAGE TUBE: HEDWIG's Lena Hall Sings 'The Best' at BROADWAY SESSIONS
by Stage Tube

(9/2/2014) - HEDWIG star Lena Hall performed 'The Best' at Broadway Sessions on June 19th, 2014. Watch her sing below!


STAGE TUBE: Mark Haddon and Simon Stephens Talk Adapting 'CURIOUS INCIDENT' and Moving to Broadway!STAGE TUBE: Mark Haddon and Simon Stephens Talk Adapting 'CURIOUS INCIDENT' and Moving to Broadway!
by Stage Tube

(9/2/2014) - Join Mark Haddon and Simon Stephens as they talk about bringing the National Theatre production of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME to Broadway. In the second, third and fourth segments in a six-part series, Haddon and Stephens continue their discussions about adapting the best-selling book into a stage play and bringing the play from the West End to Broadway. Watch below!


BWW Previews: The London Stage, September 2014BWW Previews: The London Stage, September 2014
by Gary Naylor

(9/2/2014) - Gary Naylor previews an exciting selection of September's new openings as London gears up for what should be its most successful Autumn since the credit crunch claimed its first victims seven years ago this month.


FringeNYC Winner ABSOLUTELY FILTHY Joins Encore Series, 10/1-5 at SoHo PlayhouseFringeNYC Winner ABSOLUTELY FILTHY Joins Encore Series, 10/1-5 at SoHo Playhouse
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(9/2/2014) - Absolutely Filthy, the winner of 3 FringeNYC Overall Excellence Awards (Overall Play, Actor and Audience Favorite) will join the 10th Annual FringeNYC Encore Series. This unauthorized parody of the classic cartoon Peanuts which envisions what the beloved characters might be like in their 30's will run October 1-5 at SoHo Playhouse.


Patti LuPone, VOCE, Take Dance, Ben Vereen and More Set for Pace University's Schimmel Center in 2014-15Patti LuPone, VOCE, Take Dance, Ben Vereen and More Set for Pace University's Schimmel Center in 2014-15
by BWW News Desk (Music - New York City)

(9/2/2014) - Schimmel Center at Pace University is proud to announce the 2014 / 2015 season at The Schimmel Center at Pace University, located at 3 Spruce Street between Park Row and Gold Street in downtown Manhattan, adjacent to City Hall and the Brooklyn Bridge. Schimmel Center is a world-class performing arts and culture series with an emphasis on music superstars from around the globe, charismatic and crowd-pleasing dance performances, spectacular theatre and contemporary cabaret. The Schimmel Center season begins on September 21 with Voce, Rising Opera Stars in Recital, and culminates on May 30 with Ben Vereen.


THE LITTLE TIN MAN, Featuring Broadway's Jeff Hiller, Greg Hildreth and Chris Henry Coffey, Debuts This MonthTHE LITTLE TIN MAN, Featuring Broadway's Jeff Hiller, Greg Hildreth and Chris Henry Coffey, Debuts This Month
by Movies News Desk

(9/2/2014) - The indie darling, The Little Tin Man, premieres exclusively on Vutopia for the month of September in partnership with Gravitas Ventures. The film will play on the Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks' movie subscription service, Vutopia, for a 30 day run along with an exclusive interview with filmmaker Matthew Perkins. A limited theatrical release is also in the works for this micro-budget comedy, produced for only 100K.


Articulate Theatre to Bring ARTICULATING THE ARTS: OFF THE WALL to TADA!, 9/13-14Articulate Theatre to Bring ARTICULATING THE ARTS: OFF THE WALL to TADA!, 9/13-14
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/2/2014) - Articulate Theatre and Artistic Director Cat Parker, are pleased to announce their two-night-only benefit event ARTICULATING THE ARTS: OFF THE WALL, taking some of the most famous classic paintings 'off the wall' on to the stage. Introducing new plays by James A. Biederman (The Whitest Kids U'Know, The Jamie Kennedy Experiment, The Kids in the Hall), Tom Dulack (Breaking Legs), Allan Knee (The Man Who Was Peter Pan, Little Women, Late Night Comic), Russell Lees (Nixon's Nixon), Robin Rice Lichtig, William LoCasto, Jamie Neumann, Eric Percival, Daniel Talbott (Afghanistan, Zimbabwe, America, Kuwait) and Robert Verlaque (Icarus Sings).


Broadway's Carolee Carmello Comes to The Arsenal Center This MonthBroadway's Carolee Carmello Comes to The Arsenal Center This Month
by BWW News Desk

(9/2/2014) - The FUDGE Theatre Company in association with Matt Phillipps will present Broadway's Award-winning powerhouse, Carolee Carmello in concert -- for one night only -- Monday, September 22 at The Mosesian Theatre at The Arsenal Center For The Arts (321 Arsenal Street, at the corner of Kingsbury Avenue, Watertown, MA).


Jane Houdyshell, Rosie Perez, Jerry Adler and More to Join Larry David in Broadway's FISH IN THE DARK; Spring Dates Set!Jane Houdyshell, Rosie Perez, Jerry Adler and More to Join Larry David in Broadway's FISH IN THE DARK; Spring Dates Set!
by BWW News Desk

(9/2/2014) - Tickets go on sale today for FISH IN THE DARK, the new comedy starring and written by Larry David, the creator and star of HBO's 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' and co-creator of 'Seinfeld.' FISH IN THE DARK, to be directed by Anna D. Shapiro, will mark Larry David's Broadway debut and will feature Jayne Houdyshell, Jake Cannavale, Jonny Orsini, Rosie Perez, and Jerry Adler. The production will begin previews Monday, February 2, and open on Thursday, March 5 at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). Additional casting will be announced at a later date.


STAGE TUBE: HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Team Reflects on New Leading Man, Andrew RannellsSTAGE TUBE: HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Team Reflects on New Leading Man, Andrew Rannells
by Stage Tube

(9/2/2014) - Below, check out a just-released video featuring some backstage footage of Rannells and interviews with the whole HEDWIG team!


Tony Winner Tyne Daly Headed to MODERN FAMILYTony Winner Tyne Daly Headed to MODERN FAMILY
by TV News Desk

(9/2/2014) - Tyne Daly is heading to ABC's MODERN FAMILY.


BWW Interview: Trae Harris Fights for Her Life in AND I AND SILENCEBWW Interview: Trae Harris Fights for Her Life in AND I AND SILENCE
by Naomi Serviss (Off-Broadway)

(9/2/2014) - The play sheds a powerful light on the unforgiving 1950s in the American South, through the lens of two young women who battle injustice and poverty.


The Houston Symphony Presents WATTS PLAYS RACHMANINOFF 2, 9/19-21The Houston Symphony Presents WATTS PLAYS RACHMANINOFF 2, 9/19-21
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Houston)

(9/2/2014) - On September 19, 20 and 21, the Houston Symphony will kick off its 101st season of classical subscription concerts, the first with Andres Orozco-Estrada as Music Director, in a performance of Rachmaninoff's deeply romantic Piano Concerto No. 2, featuring renowned pianist Andre Watts making his Houston return. Enduringly popular since its 1901 debut, the concerto's themes have found fame in movies such as Brief Encounter, The Seven Year Itch and the popular song 'All by Myself.'


Bryan Cranston Sells Comedy Pilot to NBCBryan Cranston Sells Comedy Pilot to NBC
by TV News Desk

(9/2/2014) - According to Deadline, NBC has landed small screen adaptation of Conn and Hal Iggulden's THE DANGEROUS BOOK FOR BOYS from Emmy-winner Bryan Cranston.


The Miller Theatre Opens the 2014-15 Composer Portraits Series with CHOU WEN-CHUNG, 10/2The Miller Theatre Opens the 2014-15 Composer Portraits Series with CHOU WEN-CHUNG, 10/2
by BWW News Desk (Classical - New York City)

(9/2/2014) - Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts opens the 2014-15 Composer Portraits series with CHOU WEN-CHUNG featuring Brentano Quartet, Talujon, New York New Music Ensemble, and James Baker, conductor on Thursday, October 2, 2014, 8:00 p.m. at the Miller Theatre at Columbia University (2960 Broadway at 116th Street). Tickets are $20-$30 Students with valid ID: $7-$18.


BWW Reviews: ROMEO AND JULIET, Temple Church, September 1 2014BWW Reviews: ROMEO AND JULIET, Temple Church, September 1 2014
by Gary Naylor (UK Regional)

(9/2/2014) - Gary Naylor sees a unique production of Romeo and Juliet set in the nave of the extraordinary Temple Church, resting place of the legendary Knights Templar.


The Voca People to Play The Grand 1894 Opera House, 10/26The Voca People to Play The Grand 1894 Opera House, 10/26
by BWW News Desk (Houston)

(9/2/2014) - On Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 3 pm, The Grand 1894 Opera House presents the Galveston debut of The Voca People. Quirky, playful, imaginative, and fun, this Israel-based eight-member "vocal theater" ensemble (chicly dressed as intergalactic aliens!) reproduces the sounds of an entire orchestra with an amazing variety of beat box vocals and a cappella singing.


Steve Solomon to Perform at The Grand 1894 Opera House, 10/11Steve Solomon to Perform at The Grand 1894 Opera House, 10/11
by BWW News Desk (Houston)

(9/2/2014) - On Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 8 pm, author/performer Steve Solomon returns to The Grand 1894 Opera House with his latest laugh-out-loud, one-man show, Cannoli, Latkes & GuiltThe Therapy Continues.


SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE to Play The Grand 1894 Opera House, 10/18SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE to Play The Grand 1894 Opera House, 10/18
by BWW News Desk (Houston)

(9/2/2014) - The Grand 1894 Opera House will play host to a new national tour of the longest-running musical revue in Broadway history, Smokey Joe's Cafe, on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 8 pm and Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 3 pm. The acclaimed musical revue showcasing the songs of legendary Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame composers Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller.