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LES MISERABLES Cast Member Kyle Jean-Baptiste Dies at 21LES MISERABLES Cast Member Kyle Jean-Baptiste Dies at 21
Posted: Aug. 29, 2015


Video Roundup: BWW Honors Kyle Jean-Baptiste with Collection of his Performances; 'Bring Him Home,' MoreBWW TV Honors Kyle Jean-Baptiste with Collection of his Performances
Posted: Aug. 29, 2015


Broadway Vet Joshua Park Passes Away at 38Broadway Vet Joshua Park Passes Away at 38
Posted: Aug. 30, 2015


VIDEO: Watch Ramin Karimloo's Touching Curtain Call Tribute to Kyle Jean-Baptise & Read A Statement from Kyle's FamilyVIDEO: Ramin's Curtain Call Tribute to Jean-Baptise, Plus Family Statement
Posted: Aug. 30, 2015


STAGE TUBE: 'Suddenly, Seymour!' Ellen Greene and Jake Gyllenhaal Perform LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Duet at ENCORES!STAGE TUBE: Greene and Gyllenhaal Perform LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Duet
Posted: Aug. 30, 2015


BWW Exclusive Interview: Producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron Discuss BOMBSHELL, THE WIZ, Returning to Broadway and More; Plus a Career in PicturesBWW Exclusive: Craig Zadan & Neil Meron on BOMBSHELL, THE WIZ & More!
Posted: Aug. 27, 2015


UPDATED: Kristin Chenoweth, Josh Groban, and Many More Tribute Kyle Jean-BaptisteUPDATED: Kristin Chenoweth, Josh Groban, and Many More Tribute Kyle Jean-Baptiste
Posted: Aug. 29, 2015


Broadway Community Urges League to Dim Lights in Honor of Kyle Jean-BaptisteBroadway Community Urges League to Dim Lights in Honor of Kyle Jean-Baptiste
Posted: Aug. 30, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Darren Criss and Aaron Tveit Face Off Over Elsie Fest with RENT DuetTV: Darren Criss and Aaron Tveit Face Off Over Elsie Fest with RENT Duet
Posted: Aug. 28, 2015


BWW TV: Purple Summer Has Arrived! Watch the First Performance Preview from SPRING AWAKENING!BWW TV: Watch the First Performance Preview from SPRING AWAKENING!
Posted: Aug. 25, 2015


NBC Re-Airs Barbra Streisand's Hour-Long Appearance on THE TONIGHT SHOW TonightNBC Re-Airs Barbra Streisand's Hour-Long Appearance on TONIGHT SHOW Tonight
Posted: Aug. 28, 2015


LES MISERABLES Cast to Honor Kyle Jean-Baptiste in Central Park on MondayLES MISERABLES Cast to Honor Kyle Jean-Baptiste in Central Park on Monday
Posted: Aug. 30, 2015


Photo Flash: First Look at the Cast of New 42ND STREET National TourPhoto Flash: First Look at the Cast of New 42ND STREET National Tour
Posted: Aug. 27, 2015


Baldwin Wallace University Students Launch Kyle Jean-Baptise Scholarship FundraiserBaldwin Wallace University Students Launch Kyle Jean-Baptise Scholarship Fundraiser
Posted: Aug. 30, 2015


Breaking News: Kevin Bacon Will Lead World Premiere of REAR WINDOW at Hartford Stage; Tony Winner Darko Tresnjak Set to DirectBreaking: Kevin Bacon Will Lead REAR WINDOW at Hartford Stage
Posted: Aug. 25, 2015


BWW TV: Friends and Family Gather in Central Park to Remember Kyle Jean-BaptisteBWW TV: Friends and Family Gather in Central Park to Remember Kyle Jean-Baptiste
Posted: Aug. 31, 2015


Photo Flash: Legends in the House! Julie Andrews Visits Betty Buckley and Rachel York at GREY GARDENSPhoto: Julie Andrews Visits Betty Buckley and Rachel York at GREY GARDENS
Posted: Aug. 29, 2015


STAGE TUBE: BROADWAY DRAFT 2015 Hilariously Spoofs NFL Draft, With Frank DiLella, Elizabeth Stanley, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, James Monroe Iglehart and Sydney LucasSTAGE TUBE: BROADWAY DRAFT 2015 Hilariously Spoofs NFL Draft
Posted: Aug. 25, 2015


Review Roundup: HAMLET, Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Opens at the BarbicanReview Roundup: HAMLET, Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Opens at the Barbican
Posted: Aug. 25, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Take a Ride Through Provincetown With Cabaret and Recording Legend Marilyn Maye STAGE TUBE: Take a Ride Through Provincetown With Cabaret and Recording Legend Marilyn Maye
by Michael Dale on September 01, 2015

Looking elegant as a always, the remarkable vocal artist talks of her recording that was honored by The Smithsonian Institution. (more...)
WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE to Open Book-It Rep's 26th Season WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE to Open Book-It Rep's 26th Season
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

Book-It Repertory Theatre presents WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE, named for Raymond Carver's 1981 famed short story collection, as the opening production in its 26th season. Pulled from the company's repertoire, these four stories have been adapted for the stage and directed by Book-It Founder  and Co-Artistic Director Jane Jones. WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT LOVE will play at the Center Theatre at the Armory September 22 - October 18, 2015. (more...)
Arthur Miller's ALL MY SONS to Start 10/11 at A Noise Within Arthur Miller's ALL MY SONS to Start 10/11 at A Noise Within
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

A Noise Within (ANW), the acclaimed classical repertory theatre company, presents Arthur Miller's classic ALL MY SONS, as part of the 2015-2016 BREAKING AND ENTERING season, directed by Geoff Elliott, beginning October 11 and playing through November 21, 2015 (opens on October 17). Miller was born on October 17, 1915 (this production opens on the actual day and date of the centennial of Miller's birth).     (more...)
Meg McLynn to Return to Palm Desert with 'I COULD GO ON SINGING', 9/13 Meg McLynn to Return to Palm Desert with 'I COULD GO ON SINGING', 9/13
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

Meg McLynn was a huge hit with the audience last season in her tribute to Patsy Cline, so this time she returns with a tribute to one of the most iconic singers of all time, Judy Garland, in “I Could Go On Singing: The Judy Garland Songbook”. Musical director David Duvall will join Meg once again on the baby grand for the Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 2 PM performance at the Arthur Newman Theatre located at the Joslyn Center in Palm Desert as part of the Sundays In Summer Cabaret Series produced by Les Michaels.   (more...)
Acoustic Guitar Virtuoso Andy McKee Coming to Pepperdine University, 9/26 Acoustic Guitar Virtuoso Andy McKee Coming to Pepperdine University, 9/26
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

Acoustic guitar virtuoso Andy McKee brings his unique songbook to Smothers Theatre at Pepperdine University on Saturday, September 26 at 8 p.m. (more...)
Photo Flash: 2015 Virgin Money Fireworks Concert Closes Edinburgh's Summer Festival Photo Flash: 2015 Virgin Money Fireworks Concert Closes Edinburgh's Summer Festival
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

Tonight the Virgin Money Fireworks Concert 2015 drew to a stunning close with the sky filled with giant walls of silver and golden crackle effect fireworks bursting 225 metres above Edinburgh Castle to the closing bars of the Thunder and Lightening Polka by Johann Strauss II. Scroll down for photos! (more...)
NeekOn to Celebrate Iranian & Persian Communities with Music, Dance, Art and More, 9/26 NeekOn to Celebrate Iranian & Persian Communities with Music, Dance, Art and More, 9/26
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

NeekOn will feature Live Music, Dance (including a Persian Folklore Dance Flash Mob), Visual Arts, and Food from multiple cultures around the world. (Neek means kindness.) (more...)
125 Juried Artists, Rock-Blues-Soul Artist Lee Oskar and More Slated for 25th Sedona Arts Festival 125 Juried Artists, Rock-Blues-Soul Artist Lee Oskar and More Slated for 25th Sedona Arts Festival
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

Held against the backdrop of Sedona's breathtaking red rock vistas, the Sedona Arts Festival celebrates its 25th anniversary this fall.  (more...)
Falltastic Show Spree Set for September; Passes Still Available Falltastic Show Spree Set for September; Passes Still Available
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

'Falltastic Show Spree' passes are still available. From Sept. 7 through Sept. 13, 2015, Branson, Missouri's 'Falltastic Show Spree' offers visitors the opportunity to enjoy ten of the top shows in Branson for one hundred and twenty-five dollars. (more...)
Gateway Chamber Orchestra 2015-16 Single Tickets on Sale Now at The Franklin Theatre Gateway Chamber Orchestra 2015-16 Single Tickets on Sale Now at The Franklin Theatre
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

The Gateway Chamber Orchestra announces tickets to individual concerts are on sale now. (more...)
WaterTower Theatre Announces Casting for CREEP World Premiere This October WaterTower Theatre Announces Casting for CREEP World Premiere This October
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

WaterTower Theatre Producing Artistic Director Terry Martin today announced details of the world premiere of Donald Fowler's musical CREEP. The musical will open WaterTower Theatre's 2015-2016 Season on Monday, October 5, 2015 (with previews on Friday, October 2, Saturday, October 3, and a Gala Preview performance on Sunday, October 4). Kate Galvin, Associate Producer at the 11th Hour Theatre Company in Philadelphia, will direct. CREEP is produced by Terry Martin. (more...)
ROCK OF AGES to Celebrate 1,000 Shows in Vegas with Positively Rockin' Master Class, 9/18 ROCK OF AGES to Celebrate 1,000 Shows in Vegas with Positively Rockin' Master Class, 9/18
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

In celebration of 1,000 rockin' performances at The Venetian Las Vegas this September, the smash-hit musical ROCK OF AGES will partner with local non-profit, Positively Arts Foundation (PAF) for a "Positively Rockin'" master class on Friday, Sept. 18. 16 pre-determined Clark County School District high school students who are belonging members of PAF will have the opportunity to learn alongside the talented cast and crew at the ROCK OF AGES theatre. (more...)
Photo Flash: Valley Youth Theatre's 'VYTal Affair' Raises More Than $175K Photo Flash: Valley Youth Theatre's 'VYTal Affair' Raises More Than $175K
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

VYTal Affair 2015, Valley Youth Theatre's annual fundraising event that took place at The Herberger Theater Center on Saturday, August 22nd has proven to be a tremendous success - raising more than $175,000 for the local non-profit youth theatre. Scroll down for photos! (more...)
TWITTER WATCH: Lin-Manuel Miranda Reacts to 1776's William Daniels' Plans To See HAMILTON TWITTER WATCH: Lin-Manuel Miranda Reacts to 1776's William Daniels' Plans To See HAMILTON
by Michael Dale on August 31, 2015

Broadway's original John Adams looking forward to seeing the biggest hit musical about the Founding Fathers since 1776. (more...)
Verboten StageONE Festival to Continue with Maceo Plex, DJ Tennis, David August and More, 9/6 Verboten StageONE Festival to Continue with Maceo Plex, DJ Tennis, David August and More, 9/6
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

Summer may be winding down, but Verboten's StageONE outdoor festival series continues strong with two more events. Returning to 50 Kent Avenue on Sunday, September 6, Maceo Plex takes over with DJ Tennis, David August [live], Rebolledo and special guest DJ Koze, followed by the official afterparty at the Verboten club featuring back-to-back sets from Maceo Plex and Rebolledo, DJ Tennis and DJ Koze. Odd Parents warms things up at both the day and night events. (more...)
AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' to Return to Porchlight This Holiday Season AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' to Return to Porchlight This Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2015

Porchlight Music Theatre announces the return of its multi award-winning hit AIN'T MISBEHAVIN', November 14 - December 20, music by Thomas "Fats" Waller, book by Murray Horowitz and Richard Maltby Jr., direction and choreography by multi Jeff-Award winner and Artistic Associate Brenda Didier with music direction by Jeff-Award winning Porchlight Artistic Associate Austin Cook at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave.  (more...)





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