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Granddaughter of Maria Von Trapp Calls Gaga's OSCAR Performance 'Exquisite'Granddaughter of Maria Von Trapp Calls Gaga's OSCAR Performance 'Exquisite'
Posted: Feb. 26, 2015


BWW Interview: Theatre Legend Lea Salonga on ALLEGIANCE, Her Stage Legacy and Bringing a Brand New Show to Town HallTheatre Legend Lea Salonga on ALLEGIANCE, Stage Legacy & Bringing a New Show to Town Hall
Posted: Mar. 2, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Watch Imelda Staunton Belt it Out as 'Mama Rose' in West End's GYPSY!STAGE TUBE: Watch Imelda Staunton Belt it Out as 'Mama Rose' in West End's GYPSY!
Posted: Mar. 2, 2015


VIDEO: Meryl Streep Performs INTO THE WOODS Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'!VIDEO: Streep Performs INTO THE WOODS Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Broadway Flashback- Watch 18-Year-Old Laura Benanti Sing 'The Sound of Music' on Broadway!Broadway Flashback- 18-Year-Old Laura Benanti Sings 'The Sound of Music'!
Posted: Mar. 1, 2015


Anthony Rapp Would Reprise His Role in HEDWIG 'in a Millisecond'Anthony Rapp Would Reprise His Role in HEDWIG 'in a Millisecond'
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


VIDEO: Watch Andrew Rannells & Jimmy Fallon Audition for GLEE's Series FinaleVIDEO: Watch Andrew Rannells & Jimmy Fallon Audition for GLEE's Series Finale
Posted: Feb. 26, 2015


Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer Talk SOUND OF MUSIC: 'It Was the Moment in My Career Where Everything Exploded'Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer Talk SOUND OF MUSIC in All-New Interview
Posted: Mar. 1, 2015


VIDEO: Brave Krysta Rodriguez Shaves Head; Continues Blogging Cancer BattleVIDEO: Brave Krysta Rodriguez Shaves Head; Continues Blogging Cancer Battle
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


One Night Only Report & Photos: Deborah Voigt in VOIGT LESSONS at the 92nd Street YOne Night Only Report & Photos: Deborah Voigt in VOIGT LESSONS at the 92nd Street Y
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


VIDEO: Watch Disney's INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray Trailer with Meryl Streep's Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'TV: Disney's INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray Trailer with Meryl Streep's 'She'll Be Back'
Posted: Feb. 26, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: Spotlight on the Cast of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS- Meet Jill Paice!BWW TV Exclusive: Spotlight on the Cast of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS- Meet Jill Paice!
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


Dan Stevens to Star Opposite Emma Watson in Disney's Live-Action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST MovieDan Stevens to Play 'The Beast' in Disney's Live-Action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Movie
Posted: Mar. 4, 2015


FIRST LOOK - Eddie Redmayne Takes On Transgender Role in Upcoming THE DANISH GIRLFIRST LOOK - Eddie Redmayne Takes On Transgender Role in THE DANISH GIRL
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


Up on the Marquee: FINDING NEVERLANDUp on the Marquee: FINDING NEVERLAND
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


BWW TV: Ali MacGraw and Ryan O'Neal  Prep to Tour the Country in LOVE LETTERS!BWW TV: Ali MacGraw and Ryan O'Neal Prep to Tour the Country in LOVE LETTERS!
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics - Feb. 28 - HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, PIPPIN, MEMPHIS, and More!Photos: #SIP 2/28- HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, PIPPIN, MEMPHIS, & More!
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


Gary Barlow: 'Corden Got Me FINDING NEVERLAND Job'Gary Barlow: 'Corden Got Me FINDING NEVERLAND Job'
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


I HAVE A DREAM Foundation - Los Angeles to Host 'Dreamer Dinner' This Weekend I HAVE A DREAM Foundation - Los Angeles to Host 'Dreamer Dinner' This Weekend
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

The I HAVE A DREAM Foundation - Los Angeles is pleased to host the Annual Dreamer Dinner, honoring champions of education in the Los Angeles area. The event will take place on Sunday, March 8 at 5pm at the Skirball Cultural Center's Ahmanson Ballroom, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. in Los Angeles. Honorees include Chris Selak, Bradley Bredeweg & Peter Paige, Jerry Fink & David Kim, and Jason Collins. Presenters for the evening include Lionsgate TV Chairman Kevin Beggs and Rosie O'Donnell. (more...)
Reimagined RENT Comes to Actor's Express This Summer Reimagined RENT Comes to Actor's Express This Summer
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

Actor's Express presents Jonathan Larson's groundbreaking rock musical Rent, July 10 - August 9, 2015. (more...)
Takeshi Kawamura, Lee Breuer, PEN World Voices Festival and More Set for Segal Center's 2015 Spring Season Takeshi Kawamura, Lee Breuer, PEN World Voices Festival and More Set for Segal Center's 2015 Spring Season
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center at the CUNY Graduate Center announces its Spring 2015 season of public programs. The Segal Center's 2015 Spring season offers ten new public events beginning on March 9 -- featuring contemporary theatre and performing artists from around the world -- including the annual three-day PEN World Voices International Play Festival, and retrospectives of the work of formidable American artists Lee Breur and Richard Foreman. All free. (more...)
Earthquake and Friends Set for Father's Day Celebration 6/21 at NJPAC Earthquake and Friends Set for Father's Day Celebration 6/21 at NJPAC
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents a comical evening with Earthquake and Friends for a special Fathers Day celebration Sunday, June 21, 2015 at 7PM in Prudential Hall. (more...)
Brazilian Legend Gilberto Gil Sells Out April Show at the Chan Centre Brazilian Legend Gilberto Gil Sells Out April Show at the Chan Centre
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) is thrilled to announce the long-awaited concert from Brazil's own living legend, Gilberto Gil, on Sunday, April 12 at 7pm in the Chan Shun Concert Hall is now SOLD OUT. (more...)
NEWSIES, PIPPIN, BEAUTIFUL and More Set for Shea's 2015-16 Broadway Season NEWSIES, PIPPIN, BEAUTIFUL and More Set for Shea's 2015-16 Broadway Season
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

Shea's Performing Arts Center and Broadway Partner/Producer Albert Nocciolino present the M&T Bank 2015-16 Broadway Series, featuring multiple Tony-Award winning musicals and hits on Broadway. (more...)
SWEET AND SAD, THE FLICK, GLOUCESTER BLUE and More Set for Gloucester Stage's 2015 Season SWEET AND SAD, THE FLICK, GLOUCESTER BLUE and More Set for Gloucester Stage's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

Gloucester Stage Interim Artistic Director Robert Walsh recently announced the lineup for Gloucester Stage's 36th Season of producing professional theatre in Gloucester, Massachusetts. (more...)
Centenary Stage to Present IF YOU GIVE A MOUSE A COOKIE, 3/14 Centenary Stage to Present IF YOU GIVE A MOUSE A COOKIE, 3/14
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

A family favorite returns to the Centenary Stage Company's Young Audiences Series on Saturday, March 14th at 11:00 am. If You Give a Mouse a Cookie will perform in CSC's Little Theatre at 400 Jefferson Street at 11:00 am on Saturday, March 14th. (more...)
THE MIDNIGHT CABARET to Open 3/14 at DROM THE MIDNIGHT CABARET to Open 3/14 at DROM
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

Drom, Jenny Rocha and Jen Gapay of Thirsty Girl Productions are thrilled to announce the premiere of The Midnight Cabaret, Saturday March 14th at East village hot-spot Drom. This sexy soiree features an alluring line up filled with dancing ladies, circus spectacles, live music and a DJ after-party! (more...)
'At the Inkwell' Literary Showcase to Kick Off Spring Poetry Series at KGB Bar, 3/11 'At the Inkwell' Literary Showcase to Kick Off Spring Poetry Series at KGB Bar, 3/11
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

'At The Inkwell' - the popular East Village monthly literary showcase kicks off their Spring Poetry Series on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at KGB Bar in Manhattan at 7:00pm. (more...)
Ensemble Theatre to Present DETROIT '67, 3/17-4/5 Ensemble Theatre to Present DETROIT '67, 3/17-4/5
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

Dust off your eight-track stereo and join Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati for the hippest after-hours joint in town with the regional premiere of Detroit '67! Playwright Dominique Morisseau introduces audiences to a a dynamic brother and sister as they host rockin' parties and fight to keep their home (and their future) out of the ashes during the 1967 Detroit riots. Records, raids, and riveting drama take the stage for this sizzling production, playing March 17-April 5, 2015. Directed by D. Lynn Meyers. (more...)
Lawrence Wilford Set for Handel and Haydn Society's Mendelssohn ELIJAH; Andrew Kennedy Out Due to Illness Lawrence Wilford Set for Handel and Haydn Society's Mendelssohn ELIJAH; Andrew Kennedy Out Due to Illness
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

The Handel and Haydn Society regrets to announce that scheduled tenor Andrew Kennedy will not perform in this weekend's performances of Mendelssohn Elijah because of illness. Replacing Kennedy is tenor Lawrence Wilford who will be making his H+H debut. (more...)
South Bend Civic Theatre to Stage A BEHANDING IN SPOKANE, 3/27-4/4 South Bend Civic Theatre to Stage A BEHANDING IN SPOKANE, 3/27-4/4
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

?South Bend Civic Theatre presents the darkly funny play A Behanding in Spokane, March 27-April 4, 2015 in the Firehouse Theatre, 701 Portage Avenue, in South Bend. (more...)
Michael Feinstein and the Pasadena POPS Set 2015 Summer Concert Series Michael Feinstein and the Pasadena POPS Set 2015 Summer Concert Series
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

Principal Pops Conductor Michael Feinstein and the Pasadena POPS announce their one of a kind, popular outdoor summer concert series at the Los Angeles Arboretum with five events sure to make your summer sizzle. (more...)
MY TECHNOLOGY, Directed by Deena Levy, Comes to 3LD Art & Technology Center, 3/24-29 MY TECHNOLOGY, Directed by Deena Levy, Comes to 3LD Art & Technology Center, 3/24-29
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

Twenty- and thirty-somethings confront the confusion of technology with identity in 'My Technology,' a new play of ensemble creation conceived and directed by Deena Levy, which premieres March 24 to 29 at 3LD Art & Technology Center, 80 Greenwich Street. The evening is a composite of ten original one-person pieces interlaced with video projections and stills, choreography and original music. (more...)
Donald Margulies to Appear at NYC Benefit Reading of 'JULY 7, 1994' This Month Donald Margulies to Appear at NYC Benefit Reading of 'JULY 7, 1994' This Month
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

The Montefiore Einstein Center for Bioethics will host a one time reading of "July 7, 1994" by Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies to benefit their scholarship fund. The reading is set for Monday, March 16th, 2015 from 6 to 8:30 pm at The Dalton School: 108 East 89th Street, New York, NY 10128. (more...)
Pianist Piotr Anderszewski to Perform at Carnegie Hall, 3/19 Pianist Piotr Anderszewski to Perform at Carnegie Hall, 3/19
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

Carnegie Hall today announced a program update for the recital by pianist Piotr Anderszewski on Thursday, March 19 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage. Schumann's Novelette in F-sharp Minor, Op. 21, No. 8 and two works by J.S. Bach -- French Overture in B Minor, BWV 831, and English Suite No. 3 in G Minor, BWV 808 -- replace previously announced works by Beethoven, Bartok, and Schumann. Schumann's Fantasy in C Major, Op. 17 remains on the program. (more...)
Tangent Theatre to Stage Kenneth Lonergan's LOBBY HERO This Spring Tangent Theatre to Stage Kenneth Lonergan's LOBBY HERO This Spring
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

Tangent Theatre Company, based in their intimate Carpenter Shop Theater in Tivoli's village center, announces their Spring 2015 production: the contemporary moral drama Lobby Hero by Kenneth Lonergan. (more...)
TUTS Underground to Stage LMNOP at The Hobby Center, 4/7-19 TUTS Underground to Stage LMNOP at The Hobby Center, 4/7-19
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

TUTS Underground presents LMNOP, running April 7 - 19 at The Hobby Center for Performing Arts. (more...)
WICKED Announces $25 Ticket Lottery; Runs 3/11-29 at the Arsht Center WICKED Announces $25 Ticket Lottery; Runs 3/11-29 at the Arsht Center
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County with performances starting Wednesday, March 11 through Sunday, March 29. (more...)
Cleveland Play House to Make 100th Season Announcement, 3/21 Cleveland Play House to Make 100th Season Announcement, 3/21
by BWW News Desk on March 04, 2015

Cleveland Play House (CPH) will announce their stellar 100th Season on Saturday, March 21st at 11 a.m. in the Allen Theatre. Those in attendance will be among to the first to hear the exciting lineup of shows that CPH will create for the 2015-2016 Season. The event will be lead by CPH's Artistic Director Laura Kepley, and guests will get a glimpse of what the season has to offer, as they are treated to scenes from some of the upcoming shows, performed by members of the Case Western Reserve University/Cleveland Play House MFA Acting Program Class of 2016. (more...)
ARROW's John Barrowman to Star in Sci-Fi/Fantasy Miniseries THE 49TH KEY ARROW's John Barrowman to Star in Sci-Fi/Fantasy Miniseries THE 49TH KEY
by TV News Desk on March 04, 2015

The Hollywood Reporter writes that ARROW's John Barrowman and the sci-fi/fantasy magazine HEAVY METAL are collaborating on a new miniseries based on Erika Lewis's THE 49TH KEY. (more...)