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2015 Tony Awards Nominations - Complete List; AN AMERICAN IN PARIS and FUN HOME Lead with 12!2015 Tony Awards Nominations - Complete List; AN AMERICAN IN PARIS and FUN HOME Lead with 12!
Posted: Apr. 28, 2015


STAGE TUBE: 13-Year-Old Stuns as 'Jean Valjean' at 2015 EASTER BONNET CompetitionSTAGE TUBE: 13-Year-Old Stuns as 'Jean Valjean' at 2015 EASTER BONNET Competition
Posted: Apr. 30, 2015


SOUND OFF Special Edition: 2015 Tony Award Nominations Surprises & SnubsSOUND OFF Special Edition: 2015 Tony Award Nominations Surprises & Snubs
Posted: Apr. 29, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Audra McDonald Performs 'Rainbow High' from EVITA at Carnegie HallSTAGE TUBE: Audra McDonald Performs 'Rainbow High' from EVITA at Carnegie Hall
Posted: Apr. 30, 2015


Photo Flash: A Fabulous First Look at Darren Criss and Rebecca Naomi Jones in HEDWIG on Broadway!Photo Flash: A Fabulous First Look at Darren Criss and Rebecca Naomi Jones in HEDWIG on Broadway!
Posted: Apr. 29, 2015


2015 Tony Awards - Who Got Snubbed?2015 Tony Awards - Who Got Snubbed?
Posted: Apr. 28, 2015


VIDEO: Idina Menzel & James Corden Do Some Dirty Dancing on LATE LATE SHOW!VIDEO: Idina Menzel & James Corden Do Some Dirty Dancing on LATE LATE SHOW!
Posted: May. 1, 2015


Photo Coverage: Darren Criss Debuts in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH!Photo Coverage: Darren Criss Debuts in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH!
Posted: Apr. 30, 2015


2015 Tony Awards - The Nominees React - UPDATING LIVE!2015 Tony Awards - The Nominees React - UPDATING LIVE!
Posted: Apr. 28, 2015


Voting Opens for 2015 BroadwayWorld Awards - Pick Your Favorites for the Theatre Season!Voting Opens for 2015 BroadwayWorld Awards - Pick Your Favorites for the Theatre Season!
Posted: May. 1, 2015


Matthew Morrison Comments On FINDING NEVERLAND Tony Awards Snub & Congratulates NomineesMatthew Morrison Comments On FINDING NEVERLAND Tony Awards Snub & Congratulates Nominees
Posted: Apr. 28, 2015


SOUND OFF World Premiere Exclusive: Adam Pascal Talks & Sings Remixed 'One Song Glory' From RENTSOUND OFF World Premiere Exclusive: Adam Pascal Talks & Sings Remixed 'One Song Glory' From RENT
Posted: May. 4, 2015


Matthew Broderick & Sarah Jessica Parker Headed to Provincetown This SummerMatthew Broderick & Sarah Jessica Parker Headed to Provincetown This Summer
Posted: Apr. 28, 2015


New National Tour of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, Directed by Jack O'Brien, to Launch This Fall; Initial Dates Announced!New National Tour of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, Directed by Jack O'Brien, to Launch This Fall; Initial Dates Announced!
Posted: Apr. 29, 2015


Snowed In... DOCTOR ZHIVAGO to Close on Broadway This SundaySnowed In... DOCTOR ZHIVAGO to Close on Broadway This Sunday
Posted: May. 4, 2015


VIDEO: Adam Lambert Performs New Single 'Ghost Town' on ELLENVIDEO: Adam Lambert Performs New Single 'Ghost Town' on ELLEN
Posted: May. 1, 2015


Cynthia Nixon Stars in Lifetime's STOCKHOLM, PENNSYLVANIA, Premiering TonightCynthia Nixon Stars in Lifetime's STOCKHOLM, PENNSYLVANIA, Premiering Tonight
Posted: May. 2, 2015


VIDEO: Josh Groban Performs 'Anthem' on TONIGHT SHOWVIDEO: Josh Groban Performs 'Anthem' on TONIGHT SHOW
Posted: Apr. 30, 2015


VIDEO: Darren Criss Talks HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH on Today's 'Live'VIDEO: Darren Criss Talks HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH on Today's 'Live'
Posted: May. 4, 2015


STAGE TUBE: 'Life is Beautiful!' First Trailer for Signature's CABARET with Wesley Taylor & Barrett Wilbert WeedSTAGE TUBE: 'Life is Beautiful!' First Trailer for Signature's CABARET with Wesley Taylor & Barrett Wilbert Weed
Posted: Apr. 30, 2015


Brian Pastor Named Executive Director of Raven Theatre CompanyBrian Pastor Named Executive Director of Raven Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(5/4/2015) - Raven Theatre announced today that Brian Pastor will become its new Executive Director, succeeding Kelli Strickland who left on April 1, 2015, to become the Executive Director at The Hypocrites. Mr. Pastor has for the last nine years been the Managing Director at City Lit Theatre Company. Following a two month transition period, he will assume his new position on a full-time basis on July 1, 2015.


VIDEO: 'Dance with the Devil' in New Teaser for SCREAM QUEENSVIDEO: 'Dance with the Devil' in New Teaser for SCREAM QUEENS
by TV News Desk

(5/4/2015) - An all-newSCREAMQUEENS teaser featuring a teen text message 'dance' with the Devil has just been unveiled for the new thriller, coming toFOXthis fall. Check it out below!


Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players to Round Out Spring Series with 'HEAVENLY HARPS', 5/31Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players to Round Out Spring Series with 'HEAVENLY HARPS', 5/31
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Chicago)

(5/4/2015) - The Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players (cp2) finishes its Spring 2015 series at City Winery (1600 W Randolph, Chicago, IL) on Sunday, May 31 with a noon performance of 'Heavenly Harps: Dance Music from Handel to Muse.'


Ina Garten, The Tenors & Garrison Keillor Headed to NJPAC This SeasonIna Garten, The Tenors & Garrison Keillor Headed to NJPAC This Season
by BWW News Desk (Music - New Jersey)

(5/4/2015) - New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) announces three new shows on sale Friday, May 8th at 10AM.


SPIRIT OF WEST AFRICA to Bring Drumming, Dance, Fashion and More to Seattle Center Armory, 5/9SPIRIT OF WEST AFRICA to Bring Drumming, Dance, Fashion and More to Seattle Center Armory, 5/9
by BWW News Desk (Seattle)

(5/4/2015) - Spirit of West Africa offers drumming, dance, fashion and an authentic African marketplace, 12 p.m.-8 p.m., Saturday, May 9, in Seattle Center Armory. The traditions of West African countries come to life through this spirited festival of live music, film, art and games.


The Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas Offer Special Rates in June for EducatorsThe Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas Offer Special Rates in June for Educators
by BWW News Desk (Travel)

(5/4/2015) - As a "thank you" to educators, The Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas are offering special rates in June to members of the teaching community in Nevada, California, Utah and Arizona, starting at $99/night plus tax and fees.


POTTED POTTER to Return to Shakespeare Theatre Company This SummerPOTTED POTTER to Return to Shakespeare Theatre Company This Summer
by BWW News Desk (Washington, DC)

(5/4/2015) - The Shakespeare Theatre Company, recipient of the 2012 Regional Theatre Tony Award, is pleased to announce the return of Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience --A Parody by Dan and Jeff, a 75-minute comedy production featuring all seven Harry Potter books, written and performed by two-time Olivier Award-nominated actors Daniel Clarkson and Jefferson Turner. The production returns for a three-week engagement, May 30 -June 21, 2015, in the Company's Lansburgh Theatre (450 7th Street NW).


Tivoli Village to Kick Off Spring Extravaganza STREETFEST, 5/16Tivoli Village to Kick Off Spring Extravaganza STREETFEST, 5/16
by BWW News Desk (Travel)

(5/4/2015) - On Saturday, May 16, the streets of Tivoli Village will come alive with not-to-be-missed retail promotions on vibrant on-trend apparel, one-of-a-kind gifts and more at the lifestyle destination's inaugural spring event, Streetfest.


Shochiku to Bring Kabuki-Inspired Festival to Las Vegas This SeasonShochiku to Bring Kabuki-Inspired Festival to Las Vegas This Season
by BWW News Desk (Las Vegas)

(5/4/2015) - Shochiku Co, Ltd. (Headquarters: Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO:Jay Sakomoto; hereinafter 'Shochiku') announced today plans to present a Kabuki-inspired event in both August 2015 and May 2016, as part of efforts to develop a brand new Kabuki-inspired entertainment. The event entitled 'Japan KABUKI Festival in Las Vegas 2015-2016' will be supported by MGM Resorts International (Headquarters: Nevada, USA; Chairman and CEO: James Murren; hereinafter MGM) and will include a Kabuki performance and other entertainment components.


5 Senses Theatre to Pair Fine Dining with Immersive Theatre in KRAV This June5 Senses Theatre to Pair Fine Dining with Immersive Theatre in KRAV This June
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(5/4/2015) - krav(Pr. "crave") follows a dinner host and her guests through an underground supper club, featuring delicious four-course tasting menu with beverage pairings prepared by Executive Chef, Rick Martinez (Bon Appetit, Food Network).


David Grant Set for THE SOCIAL PROFIT HANDBOOK Book-Signing at SOPAC, 5/12David Grant Set for THE SOCIAL PROFIT HANDBOOK Book-Signing at SOPAC, 5/12
by BWW News Desk (New Jersey)

(5/4/2015) - Join former Maplewood resident and author David Grant for a reception and book-signing event in the South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) Loft on Tuesday, May 12 from 5 until 6:30 PM.


Miranda Sings Headed to Seattle's Moore Theatre, 10/17Miranda Sings Headed to Seattle's Moore Theatre, 10/17
by BWW News Desk (Music - Seattle)

(5/4/2015) - Miranda Sings will appear onSaturday,October 17, 2015 at4:00pm & 7:30pm at theMoore Theatre in Seattle.


My Morning Jacket Set for Two Seattle Shows This FallMy Morning Jacket Set for Two Seattle Shows This Fall
by BWW News Desk (Music - Seattle)

(5/4/2015) - My Morning Jacket will play two shows --October 2 andOctober 3, 2015 at7:30pm -- at Seattle'sMoore Theatre.


Jason Isbell Comes to Seattle's Moore Theatre, 8/7Jason Isbell Comes to Seattle's Moore Theatre, 8/7
by BWW News Desk (Music - Seattle)

(5/4/2015) - Jason Isbell, with special guest Damien Jurado, will perform on Friday, August 7, 2015 at 8 PM at Seattle's Moore Theatre.


Rickie Lee Jones to Play The Neptune, 7/20Rickie Lee Jones to Play The Neptune, 7/20
by BWW News Desk (Music - Seattle)

(5/4/2015) - Rickie Lee Jones will perform on July 20, 2015 at 8:00 PM at The Neptune in Seattle.


JUNIE B. JONES Comes to the Kelsey Theatre This MonthJUNIE B. JONES Comes to the Kelsey Theatre This Month
by BWW News Desk (New Jersey)

(5/4/2015) - There's big time fun in store when "Junie B. Jones" steps onto the stage at Mercer County Community College's (MCCC's) Kelsey Theatre. Theatreworks/ USA presents the irrepressible first grader in her very own musical on Saturday, May 30 at 2 and 4 p.m. Kelsey Theatre is located on the college's West Windsor campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road.


Jason Isbell Comes to Morrison Center This AugustJason Isbell Comes to Morrison Center This August
by BWW News Desk (Boise)

(5/4/2015) - Acclaimed, award-winning artist Jason Isbell has announced tour dates in support of the July 17 release of Something More Than Free, his highly anticipated fifth album (Southeastern Records).


Portland Shakespeare Project to Welcome Dame Jane Suzman in WARS OF THE ROSES Readings, 6/1-2Portland Shakespeare Project to Welcome Dame Jane Suzman in WARS OF THE ROSES Readings, 6/1-2
by BWW News Desk (Portland)

(5/4/2015) - Portland Shakespeare Project is thrilled to present staged readings of the first two plays of The Wars of the Roses trilogy, Henry VI on June 1 and Edward IV on June 2, both starring Dame Janet Suzman, on the Alder Stage at Artists Repertory Theatre.


Snowed In... DOCTOR ZHIVAGO to Close on Broadway This SundaySnowed In... DOCTOR ZHIVAGO to Close on Broadway This Sunday
by BWW News Desk

(5/4/2015) - The new musicalDOCTOR ZHIVAGOwill play its final performance at theBroadway Theatre(1681 Broadway),Sunday May 10, 2015.DOCTOR ZHIVAGOwill have played 26 preview and 23 regular performances.


Timothy Hutton Joins James Franco-Helmed Film THE LONG HOMETimothy Hutton Joins James Franco-Helmed Film THE LONG HOME
by Movies News Desk

(5/4/2015) - Variety writes that Timothy Hutton has boarded James Franco's upcoming film THE LONG HOME, starring Josh Hutcherson and based on William Gay's novel.


Otherworld Theatre to Stage Midwest Premiere of Charles Busch's QUEEN AMARANTHA, 6/6-28Otherworld Theatre to Stage Midwest Premiere of Charles Busch's QUEEN AMARANTHA, 6/6-28
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(5/4/2015) - Queen Amarantha will perform at City Lit Theatre from June 6th through June 28th. This play is directed by Otherworld Theatre's Artistic Director Tiffany Keane* andassistant directed by company member Bennett Bottero*.


SPLIT/SCREEN to Make West Coast Debut at Hollywood Fringe, 6/5SPLIT/SCREEN to Make West Coast Debut at Hollywood Fringe, 6/5
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(5/4/2015) - ?OneTrickDog*is pleased to announce the West Coast premiere of Monique Witt'ssplit/screenat the Hollywood Fringe Festival on June 5th, 2015.


James Mane and the Mars Comedy Club All-Stars Showcase Set for 5/16James Mane and the Mars Comedy Club All-Stars Showcase Set for 5/16
by BWW News Desk (Hawaii)

(5/4/2015) - Mars Comedy Club and Maestro Dobel Tequila presents JAMES MANE AND THE MARS COMEDY CLUB ALL-STARS comedy showcase May 16th, 2015, Saturday.


Photo Flash: Isabel Keating, Jeremy Shamos and More Bring Awareness to Food Inequality in NYCPhoto Flash: Isabel Keating, Jeremy Shamos and More Bring Awareness to Food Inequality in NYC
by BWW News Desk

(5/4/2015) - On Monday, April 27th, Chef Marco Moreira transformed his top Zagat-rated restaurant, Tocqueville, on Union Square into an extraordinary showcase for star-studded, dinner theater that will raise awareness of food inequality and its implications for health in New York City. Scroll down for photos!


Robert Fairchild, Leanne Cope, Tony Yazbeck, Melanie Moore & More Pick Up 2015 Astaire Award Nominations!Robert Fairchild, Leanne Cope, Tony Yazbeck, Melanie Moore & More Pick Up 2015 Astaire Award Nominations!
by BWW News Desk

(5/4/2015) - Broadway legendJoel Grey(CABARET, WICKED) and Hollywood producerHarvey Weinstein(FINDING NEVERLAND) will be the honorees at this year's Fred andAdele AstaireAwards. The gala evening celebrates the 2015 season's outstanding dance and choreography on Broadway and film.The event will take placeon June 1, 2015 at NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. Check out who picked up nominations below!


Flying V to Present 'HEROES & MONSTERS' This JuneFlying V to Present 'HEROES & MONSTERS' This June
by BWW News Desk (Baltimore)

(5/4/2015) - What makes a hero a hero and a monster a monster? Can one be both? Is it merely perception and point of view?


King Center to Present SWING! THE BROADWAY MUSICAL as 2015 Summer Musical Theatre Project, 6/22-7/19King Center to Present SWING! THE BROADWAY MUSICAL as 2015 Summer Musical Theatre Project, 6/22-7/19
by BWW News Desk (Orlando)

(5/4/2015) - The King Center for the Performing Arts of Eastern Florida State College and The Historic Cocoa Village Playhouse are proud to present the fourth annual Summer Musical Theatre Project, runningJune 22nd through July 19th.


THE FANTASTICKS, SPINNING INTO BUTTER and More Set for Insight Theatre's 2015 SeasonTHE FANTASTICKS, SPINNING INTO BUTTER and More Set for Insight Theatre's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk (St. Louis)

(5/4/2015) - Insight Theatre announces its 8th season.


Wayne Loui to Receive Insight Theatre's Excellence in Theatre Award, 6/14Wayne Loui to Receive Insight Theatre's Excellence in Theatre Award, 6/14
by BWW News Desk (St. Louis)

(5/4/2015) - Insight Theatre Company will recognize Wayne Loui as the recipient of the 2015 Excellence in Theatre Award at the annual Insight Gala onJune 14th, 2015.


Noor Theatre to Take on the Headlines with 48 HOUR FORUM, 5/18Noor Theatre to Take on the Headlines with 48 HOUR FORUM, 5/18
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(5/4/2015) - For 48 Hour Forum, Noor invited five playwrights and directors and about 20 actors to create five short plays based on the headlines of the day. And they have 48 hours to do it!


BWW Reviews: 5 LESBIANS EATING A QUICHE is On the MenuBWW Reviews: 5 LESBIANS EATING A QUICHE is On the Menu
by Natalie de la Garza (Houston)

(5/4/2015) - If you love absurd little satires, whimsical period pieces, and female-centric art (or you just have a healthy, if unusual, appreciation for the egg), then 5 LESBIANS EATING A QUICHE is for you.


Breaking News: HAMILTON, BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Top 2015 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards!Breaking News: HAMILTON, BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Top 2015 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards!
by BWW News Desk

(5/4/2015) - The New York Drama Critics' Circle today named Between Riverside and Crazy, by Stephen Adly Guirgis, best play of the 2014-15 season. Hamilton was named best musical.


YOKO ONO: ONE WOMAN SHOW, 1960-1971 to Open 5/17 at the MoMAYOKO ONO: ONE WOMAN SHOW, 1960-1971 to Open 5/17 at the MoMA
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(5/4/2015) - Now, over 40 years later, Yoko Ono: One Woman Show, 1960-1971 surveys the decisive decade that led up to that unauthorized exhibition at MoMA, bringing together approximately 125 of her early objects, works on paper, installations, performances, audio recordings, and films, alongside rarely seen archival materials. On view from May 17 to September 7, 2015, this is the first exhibition at MoMA dedicated exclusively to the artist's work.


The Theatre People Podcast Welcomes Musical Legend Elaine PaigeThe Theatre People Podcast Welcomes Musical Legend Elaine Paige
by BWW News Desk

(5/4/2015) - On Monday, May 4, Theater People podcast welcomes 'The First Lady of British Musical Theater,'Olivier Award-winner Elaine Paige. For the episode, Paige discusses her farewell tour,and what exactly she means by 'farewell.' She also talks aboutthe upcoming theatrical release of her recent concert which was filmed at Royal Albert Hall in London. Paige, perhaps best know for originating the roles of Eva Peron in EVITAand Grizabella inCATS,shares her remembrances of how those roles came to her and how they changed her life and career. Paige made her Broadway debut in 1995 as Norma Desmond in Andrew Lloyd Webber's SUNSET BOULEVARDSunset Boulevard.She returned to Broadway in the critically acclaimed and Tony award winning 2012 revival ofFOLLIES.In the role ofCarlotta Campion, Paige received terrific notices for her performance of the showstopping song 'I'm Still Here.'




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