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STAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel Honored with Surprise 'Defying Gravity/Let It Go' Mashup at Billboard Women in Music AwardsSTAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel Honored with Surprise 'Defying Gravity/Let It Go' Mashup at Billboard Women in Music Awards
Posted: Dec. 13, 2014


VIDEO: Michael Buble Talks Upcoming Holiday Special ft Streisand & Grande on TODAYVIDEO: Michael Buble Talks Upcoming Holiday Special ft Streisand & Grande on TODAY
Posted: Dec. 15, 2014


Anna Kendrick, Jeremy Jordan in New Poster for THE LAST FIVE YEARSAnna Kendrick, Jeremy Jordan in New Poster for THE LAST FIVE YEARS
Posted: Dec. 16, 2014


SPOILER ALERT! Recap and Review: THE VOICE Final Four Sing on Performance Finale 12/15; Full Review and Pictures!SPOILER ALERT! Recap and Review: THE VOICE Final Four Sing on Performance Finale 12/15; Full Review and Pictures!
Posted: Dec. 15, 2014


HBO to Air Audra McDonald's Tony-Winning Performance in LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILLHBO to Air Audra McDonald's Tony-Winning Performance in LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL
Posted: Dec. 17, 2014


VIDEO: Lea Michele Sings 'Let It Go' in First Promo for GLEE's Final Season!VIDEO: Lea Michele Sings 'Let It Go' in First Promo for GLEE's Final Season!
Posted: Dec. 16, 2014


Review Roundup: ANNIE Reboot, Starring Quvenzhane Wallis - UPDATED!Review Roundup: ANNIE Reboot, Starring Quvenzhane Wallis - UPDATED!
Posted: Dec. 16, 2014


VIDEO: SIDE SHOW's Erin Davie and Emily Padgett Perform 'I Will Never Leave You' on 'Today'VIDEO: SIDE SHOW's Erin Davie and Emily Padgett Perform 'I Will Never Leave You' on 'Today'
Posted: Dec. 12, 2014


New INTO THE WOODS 'Curse Reversed' Meryl Streep ClipNew INTO THE WOODS 'Curse Reversed' Meryl Streep Clip
Posted: Dec. 13, 2014


FLASH FRIDAY: Sting Injects Broadway With Rock RoyaltyFLASH FRIDAY: Sting Injects Broadway With Rock Royalty
Posted: Dec. 12, 2014


BWW Review: The ANNIE Remake is Bad, but Not 
Nearly as Bad as You ThinkBWW Review: The ANNIE Remake is Bad, but Not Nearly as Bad as You Think
Posted: Dec. 15, 2014


BWW TV Exclusive: PARADE Finds Its 'Leo Frank'- Jeremy Jordan Will Lead Manhattan Concert Productions Performance in February!BWW TV Exclusive: PARADE Finds Its 'Leo Frank'- Jeremy Jordan Will Lead Manhattan Concert Productions Performance in February!
Posted: Dec. 16, 2014


VIDEO: Cheyenne Jackson Sings VIDEO: Cheyenne Jackson Sings "Say Something" With Jackie Evancho on PBS
Posted: Dec. 13, 2014


Final COLBERT REPORT Airs TonightFinal COLBERT REPORT Airs Tonight
Posted: Dec. 18, 2014


Preview All The Tracks From The INTO THE WOODS Movie SoundtrackPreview All The Tracks From The INTO THE WOODS Movie Soundtrack
Posted: Dec. 12, 2014


SPOILER ALERT! Recap and Review: BACKSTAGE WITH DISNEY ON BROADWAY Confirms FROZEN Heading to Broadway!SPOILER ALERT! Recap and Review: BACKSTAGE WITH DISNEY ON BROADWAY Confirms FROZEN Heading to Broadway!
Posted: Dec. 14, 2014


Breaking News: Encores! Announces 2015 Off-Center Season; Set to Include Foster in THE WILD PARTY, Groff in A NEW BRAIN, Greene in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS & More!Breaking News: Encores! Announces 2015 Off-Center Season; Set to Include Foster in THE WILD PARTY, Groff in A NEW BRAIN, Greene in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS & More!
Posted: Dec. 15, 2014


VIDEO: BWW's 12 Days of Christmas with Guest Editor Richard Jay-Alexander; Day 4 - Idina MenzelVIDEO: BWW's 12 Days of Christmas with Guest Editor Richard Jay-Alexander; Day 4 - Idina Menzel
Posted: Dec. 16, 2014


Brand New INTO THE WOODS 'Children Will Listen' TV SpotBrand New INTO THE WOODS 'Children Will Listen' TV Spot
Posted: Dec. 15, 2014


VIDEO: BWW's 12 Days of Christmas with Guest Editor Richard Jay-Alexander; Day 2 - Laila Robins Like You've Never Seen Her Before!VIDEO: BWW's 12 Days of Christmas with Guest Editor Richard Jay-Alexander; Day 2 - Laila Robins Like You've Never Seen Her Before!
Posted: Dec. 14, 2014


BWW Reviews: GUILTY PLEASURES is a deliciously dark cabaret of mitigated murder.BWW Reviews: GUILTY PLEASURES is a deliciously dark cabaret of mitigated murder.
by Jade Kops (Australia - Sydney)

(12/18/2014) - Blue Saint Production's GUILTY PLEASURES, is a one woman performance, telling the murderous stories of 5 women, bought to life with a wonderful intensity by Angelique Cassimatis. Written by Josh Robson (Winner, 2014 Rob Guest Endowment Award) with music by Robert Tripolino and Lyrics by Hugo Chiarella, the 1 hour cabaret explores how 5 women justify murder as they are consumed by emotions and desperate situations.


UN CABINET DE CURIOSITES Showcases Ten Parisian Artists at Undercurrent Projects, Beginning TodayUN CABINET DE CURIOSITES Showcases Ten Parisian Artists at Undercurrent Projects, Beginning Today
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(12/18/2014) - This Today from 6-8pm, join Undercurrent Projects for a preview reception: 'Un Cabinet de Curiosites Part. 1,' an exhibition of 10 Parisian artists, curated by Antoine Lefebvre, opening tonight, December 18 at 6 p.m.


Kate Nash Launches 'Girl Gang TV' Live in Los Angeles Tonight at Sonos StudioKate Nash Launches 'Girl Gang TV' Live in Los Angeles Tonight at Sonos Studio
by BWW News Desk (Music - Los Angeles)

(12/18/2014) - Tonight, December 18th British artist and activist Kate Nash will be performing live and partaking in an intimate Q+A at Sonos Studio, an acoustically designed space in the heart of Los Angeles, to discuss her latest endeavor and celebrate the launch of her online television show 'GIRL GANG TV.'


Barbara Padilla's Christmas Concert Held at Houston's Prince of Peace Church TonightBarbara Padilla's Christmas Concert Held at Houston's Prince of Peace Church Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Music - Houston)

(12/18/2014) - Please join us for a special evening of beautiful music with America's Got Talent Runner-Up, Barbara Padilla.


BROADWAY SESSIONS Hosts Annual Holiday Concert TonightBROADWAY SESSIONS Hosts Annual Holiday Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(12/18/2014) - Tonight, December 18th, Broadway Sessions will celebrate the holiday season with it's 6th annual all star holiday concert.


Experience Heartbreak This Holiday Season at Letter of Marque's GIFTS This WeekendExperience Heartbreak This Holiday Season at Letter of Marque's GIFTS This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(12/18/2014) - Letter of Marque Theater Company's new holiday play, based on the O'Henry's 'Gift of the Magi,' isn't afraid to be real. 'Gifts,' looks at the holiday season through the lens of a modern relationship, joys and heartbreaks included.


Randy Dixon Shows the Many Faces of Scrooge in A(N IMPROVISED) CHRISTMAS CAROL, Now thru 12/27Randy Dixon Shows the Many Faces of Scrooge in A(N IMPROVISED) CHRISTMAS CAROL, Now thru 12/27
by BWW News Desk (Seattle)

(12/18/2014) - Not Your Parent's Christmas Carol A(n Improvised) Christmas Carol has become a Seattle holiday tradition since it opened in 1985 at the Old Pioneer Square Theater. Unexpected Productions' Artistic Director, Randy Dixon created the show and has played Scrooge in most of the performances.


VSC Hosts 'Theater for Everyone' Performance of A CHRISTMAS CAROL TonightVSC Hosts 'Theater for Everyone' Performance of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Norfolk)

(12/18/2014) - Virginia Stage Company (VSC) will host its first Theater for Everyone performance of A Christmas Carol, tonight, December 18th at 8:00pm. This performance of A Christmas Carol is designed as a theater experience for individuals of all abilities (with and without special needs).


ShapeshifterLab Welcomes Ourida TonightShapeshifterLab Welcomes Ourida Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(12/18/2014) - ShapeShifterLab (18 Whitwell place, Brooklyn - Park Slope) will welcome Ourida tonight, December 18th at 8 pm. Admission is $8.


Michael Slade's AND A CHILD SHALL LEAD Opens Tonight in NYCMichael Slade's AND A CHILD SHALL LEAD Opens Tonight in NYC
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(12/18/2014) - Out of the eerily emptied Terezin Ghetto established by the Nazis near Prague as a 'Jewish City' - which was in reality a way station to the death camps - a remarkable discovery was made at the close of World War II. The children of Terezin, in the face of unspeakable horror and at constant risk of execution, built a thriving world of creativity and beauty.Words on a page can have deep meaning, but actually meeting people about whom those words were written can create memories that last a lifetime. Terezin's prisoners included more than 15,000 children. Fewer than 100 survived. The cast met one of them, along with another survivor at SelfHelp Community Services , and toured the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York.


Dick Van Dyke's MARY POPPINS Jacket and More Up for Auction Today and Tomorrow in LADick Van Dyke's MARY POPPINS Jacket and More Up for Auction Today and Tomorrow in LA
by Movies News Desk

(12/18/2014) - The iconic jacket worn by Dick Van Dyke as 'Bert' in one of the most memorable scenes from Walt Disney's timeless children's classic, Mary Poppins is expected to garner $60,000+ at Profiles in History's highly anticipated Animation Auction 66 taking place today and tomorrow, December 18-19, 2014.


Final COLBERT REPORT Airs TonightFinal COLBERT REPORT Airs Tonight
by TV News Desk

(12/18/2014) - Truthiness be told, the Nation will bear witness as Stephen hosts the final episode of THE COLBERT REPORT, set to air tonight, December 18 at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT.


Settecasi Productions Presents UNCLE GIFF'S CHRISTMAS SPECIAL This WeekendSettecasi Productions Presents UNCLE GIFF'S CHRISTMAS SPECIAL This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(12/18/2014) - Settecasi Productions announces the world-premiere production of Uncle Giff's Christmas Special, a new holiday theatrical event written and directed by Gianfranco Settecasi, from today, December 18th through the 21st, at the legendary Gene Frankel Theatre, in the East Village.


Billy Magnussen & Reserved For Rondee Set For Holiday Charity Concert TonightBilly Magnussen & Reserved For Rondee Set For Holiday Charity Concert Tonight
by Pat Cerasaro

(12/18/2014) - Broadway and Hollywood breakout star Billy Magnussen joins with bandmates Trevor Vaughn, Nick Fokas, Tom Degnan and Warren Hemenway to form rock band Reserved For Rondee and a special holiday benefit show tonight, December 18, in NYC.


DVR Alert: Sting Guests on Bravo's WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE TonightDVR Alert: Sting Guests on Bravo's WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE Tonight
by TV News Desk

(12/18/2014) - Bravo welcomes Sting, currently making his Broadway debut in The Last Ship, and his wife, Trudie Styler, as guests on WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE tonight, December 18, 2014.


Fake Radio Presents IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE TonightFake Radio Presents IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(12/18/2014) - Fake Radio, Los Angeles's own purveyor of classic radio shows from The Golden Age, will present the classic script of It's a Wonderful Life as a radio play for one performance only tonight, December 18 at 8pm at the Steve Allen Theater, it was announced today by artistic director David Koff. Emmy Award-winner Ray Romano is set to make a special guest appearance as Clarence the Angel.


NEW YORK STORIES, Featuring Everett Quinton, Debuts Tonight at Stage72NEW YORK STORIES, Featuring Everett Quinton, Debuts Tonight at Stage72
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(12/18/2014) - NEW YORK STORIES, a cabaret show that captures the wackiness of New York City in story and song, will debut at STAGE72 (formerly the Triad) tonight, December 18th at 9:30 PM.


'Lollapacoacharoozastock Music Festival' Set for UCB Tonight'Lollapacoacharoozastock Music Festival' Set for UCB Tonight
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(12/18/2014) - Musical comedy group Pop Filter announces the appearance of Lollapacoacharoozastock Music Festival at Upright Citizens Brigade (Chelsea) tonight, December 18 at 6:30pm.


Gorilla Tango Burlesque Presents STOCKINGS AND GARTERS: A GEEK GIRL HOLIDAY STRIPTACULAR TonightGorilla Tango Burlesque Presents STOCKINGS AND GARTERS: A GEEK GIRL HOLIDAY STRIPTACULAR Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(12/18/2014) - The Ho- Ho- Holidays are here! And what better way to spend them than with the Geek Girls of Gorilla Tango Burlesque? GTB is proud to present its annual Holiday cabaret: STOCKINGS AND GARTERS: A GEEK GIRL HOLIDAY STRIPTACULAR, performing one night only, tonight, December 18, 2014 at 8pm.


7 Stages Presents KRAMPUS XMAS This Weekend7 Stages Presents KRAMPUS XMAS This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Atlanta)

(12/18/2014) - 7 Stages' annual holiday rock n' roll show is back, and wilder than ever! 'It's wonderful working with such talented local artists. We have live music by The Little Five Points Rock Star Orchestra, and seductive southern burlesque from Syrens of the South.'


James Montgomery Band Plays Bridge Street Live TonightJames Montgomery Band Plays Bridge Street Live Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Connecticut)

(12/18/2014) - New England blues legend James Montgomery and his Band will be appearing in a Holiday show at Bridge Street Live tonight, December 18 in a special early evening event which begins at 7:00 PM.


Slow Burn Theatre Company Presents EDGES TonightSlow Burn Theatre Company Presents EDGES Tonight
by Carol Kassie (Miami)

(12/18/2014) - One show into their sixth season, and heading towards their final production at West Boca High, Slow Burn Theatre Company will present Edges, a musical, for a special two-night run tonight and tomorrow, December 18th and 19th, 2014 as a joint fundraiser with the West Boca Drama Department. Tickets are $20.


Company of Fools' PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Begins TonightCompany of Fools' PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Boise)

(12/18/2014) - This December Company of Fools (COF), a proud part of the Sun Valley Center for the Arts, invites you to set sail with a wildly theatrical, hilarious and innovative retelling of how a miserable orphan came to be Peter Pan! COF is one of the first theaters outside of New York to receive the rights to this Broadway hit and will present 13 public performances of this family-friendly adventure from tonight, December 18 through January 3 (recommended for children ages 8 and up).


New York Live Arts Presents Urban Word's JOURNAL TO JOURNEY: FLAW(ED) LESS TonightNew York Live Arts Presents Urban Word's JOURNAL TO JOURNEY: FLAW(ED) LESS Tonight
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(12/18/2014) - New York Live Arts presents Urban Word's Journal to Journey: Flaw(ed) Less, a four-month program that culminates in a showcase performance of new solo works created by young poets, tonight and tomorrow, December 18 & 19 at 8:00pm.


'THE STARS ARE BRIGHTLY SHINING' Broadway Brunch Benefit Set for Today'THE STARS ARE BRIGHTLY SHINING' Broadway Brunch Benefit Set for Today
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(12/18/2014) - Arbender Robinson, Crystal Dickinson, Jerry Dixon, Lauren Elder and Tony Award-nominee Keala Settle are among Broadway actors participating in 'The Stars Are Brightly Shining: A Broadway Brunchtime Series Holiday Benefit Concert Treat' today, December 18, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at NYC's Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen .


Theatre Asylum Presents THE SANTA CLOSET This WeekendTheatre Asylum Presents THE SANTA CLOSET This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(12/18/2014) - Combined Artform and Theatre Asylum are thrilled to present New York solo performer JEFFREY SOLOMON in his Off-Broadway comedy, THE SANTA CLOSET, this weekend, Dec. 18-21, about a little boy seeking validation and the holiday icon too scared to give it.


Short Story Theatre Hosts Evening of Storytelling and Song TonightShort Story Theatre Hosts Evening of Storytelling and Song Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(12/18/2014) - Short Story Theatre presents an evening of storytelling and song with stories from Sahar Mustafah, Scott Woldman, Dav Yendler and Amy Sumpter, and songs performed by Rich Logan. The show, produced by Rick Leslie and Donna Lubow, begins at 7:30 p.m. tonight, December 18, at the Wilmette Theatre, 1122 Central Avenue in Wilmette. Tickets are $20 and are available for purchase on the theatre's websitewww.shortstorytheatre.com.


GTA Presents IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, Now thru 12/28GTA Presents IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, Now thru 12/28
by BWW News Desk (Atlanta)

(12/18/2014) - In 1949, U.S. armed forces were recovering from World War II while grappling with an aggressive Soviet Union following the division of East and West Germany; RCA perfected a system for broadcasting television programs in color (though most households wouldn't have a color TV for 10 years) and gas was 17 cents a gallon. After years of suffering in the war effort, the post-war prosperity was just beginning, with homes, cars and hair-dos getting bigger.


Soul Factor Gospel Choir Presents FOR UNTO Y'ALL This WeekendSoul Factor Gospel Choir Presents FOR UNTO Y'ALL This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Adelaide)

(12/18/2014) - Soul Factor Gospel Choir is thrilled to present a return season of our hilarious musical 'For Unto Y'all' this Christmas, Dec. 18-21.


Coeurage Theatre Company Presents Benefit Performances of  CANNIBAL! THE MUSICAL This WeekendCoeurage Theatre Company Presents Benefit Performances of CANNIBAL! THE MUSICAL This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(12/18/2014) - Coeurage Theatre Company (Jeremy Lelliott, Artistic Director; Nicole Monet, Managing Director), has announced the addition of three benefit performances of Trey Parker's Cannibal! The Musical this weekend, December 18, 19, and 20 at the Lyric-Hyperion Theatre in Silver Lake.


Alan Winner's THE BOY WHO LOVED BASSEY Comes to the Met Room TonightAlan Winner's THE BOY WHO LOVED BASSEY Comes to the Met Room Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(12/18/2014) - A celebration of Dame Shirley Bassey's illustrious career, THE BOY WHO LOVED BASSEY, is an unforgettable musical tribute written by Ben Cameron and Alan Winner, with musical direction by Andy Roninson, under the direction by Cameron and starring Winner. THE BOY WHO LOVED BASSEY, returns for a one night only special engagement tonight, December 18th, at 9:30 PM at the Metropolitan Room (34 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10010).


PHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES Plays The Bushwick Starr This WeekendPHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES Plays The Bushwick Starr This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(12/18/2014) - Writer Paul Rome and composer Roarke Menzies present a new work of performance literature about road trips, relationships and an irritating rash. A disgruntled writer grapples with the existential angst brought on by the appearance of a mysterious skin condition. A casual New Year's Eve hook-up turns into a spur-of-the-moment day trip to the City of Brotherly Love, complete with the songs-Paul Simon, Cyndi Lauper, Drake, Talking Heads-and memories encountered on the car ride there and back. A young musician revisits an ex-lover, while a young American recalls her time spent living in France post-college.




 
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