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LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES to Open 1/30 at Palm Beach DramaworksLES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES to Open 1/30 at Palm Beach Dramaworks
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2015

?Two of the most gleefully malevolent characters ever created bring their decadent ways to Palm Beach Dramaworks in Les Liaisons Dangereuses, opening on January 30 at the Don & Ann Brown Theatre. Written by Christopher Hampton from the novel by Choderlos de Laclos, thiscompelling, wickedly clever tale of seduction, gamesmanship, debauchery, and degradation runs through March 1, with specially priced previews on January 28 and 29. (more...)

Cast Announced for Walnut Street Theatre's PRIVATE LIVES, Running 1/13-3/1Cast Announced for Walnut Street Theatre's PRIVATE LIVES, Running 1/13-3/1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2015

Walnut Street Theatre continues its landmark 206th season with Noel Coward's honeymoon of a comedy, PRIVATE LIVES. Directed by Bob Carlton, the play begins previews on January 13th, opens on January 21st and runs through March 1st on the WST Mainstage. (more...)

Laika & Focus Features Announce 4th Animated Movie KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGSLaika & Focus Features Announce 4th Animated Movie KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS
by Movies News Desk - Dec 22, 2014

LAIKA and Focus Features, the two companies behind the Academy Award-nominated Coraline and ParaNorman and the current Critics' Choice and Golden Globe Award-nominated release The Boxtrolls, today announced production on their fourth collaboration (more...)

First Look - Trailer for Alan Rickman's Romantic Drama A LITTLE CHAOSFirst Look - Trailer for Alan Rickman's Romantic Drama A LITTLE CHAOS
by Movies News Desk - Dec 18, 2014

A new trailer has been released for drector Alan Rickman's romantic drama A LITTLE CHAOS, starring Rickman, Kate Winslet, Matthias Schoenaerts, Alan Rickman and Stanley Tucci. (more...)

Writers Writing About WritersWriters Writing About Writers
by Roundabout Theatre Company - Nov 18, 2014

To write a play in which the first scene was written by a character in the second scene, Stoppard's protaganist would necessarily have to be a playwright, a fact that left Stoppard in a state of dread. 'I didn't want to write a play about a playwright. That seemed to be the end of the rope: you write a play about someone who's trying to write a play.' (more...)

BWW Reviews: Rebeck Loses Some Edge but the Cast Does Not in SEMINAR at FPCTBWW Reviews: Rebeck Loses Some Edge but the Cast Does Not in SEMINAR at FPCT
by Jack L. B. Gohn - Nov 16, 2014

Seminar starts out strong, ripping into the fabric of the business of teaching fiction writing with knife-edged one-liners and characters you love to despise; then, as the plot, the characterizations, and the theme take a hairpin turn, it emerges that, no, the teaching is not a scam after all, the students' fiction has possibilities, and the characters are not what we thought them. All Rebeck's hilarious savagery dissipates. Like Rebeck's writing and show-running for the first season of TV's Smash, it is a little too affectionate toward the business and the people in it to stay as scathing as Rebeck could and should keep it. (more...)

VIDEO: Benedict Cumberbatch Imitates Hiddleston, Rickman, Swift & More in Hilarious VideoVIDEO: Benedict Cumberbatch Imitates Hiddleston, Rickman, Swift & More in Hilarious Video
by TV News Desk - Nov 13, 2014

In an all new interview to promote his new film 'The Imitation Game', actor Benedict Cumberbatch was challenged by MTV to do as many imitations as possible in 60 seconds. (more...)

THE DISAPPEARING QUARTERBACK, HOLD THESE TRUTHS and More Set for Plays & Players' 2014-15 Season of One-Person ShowsTHE DISAPPEARING QUARTERBACK, HOLD THESE TRUTHS and More Set for Plays & Players' 2014-15 Season of One-Person Shows
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

Plays & Players, a Philadelphia institution for over 100 years, offers you theater that reflects our city. For the 2014-15 season, we take a look at what a single voice can… and can't do. Those who speak up, those who speak out, and those who remain silent. Five one person shows. A chorus of voices. Join us in these amazing stories told with passion, humor, and strength. (more...)

Alan Rickman to Receive Carmerimage Festival's Kieslowski AwardAlan Rickman to Receive Carmerimage Festival's Kieslowski Award
by Movies News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

Variety reports that Alan Rickman will receive the Camerimage film festival's Krzysztof Kieslowski Award. (more...)

Tony Winner Cyndi Lauper Tells All in Reddit AMA; Singer to Re-Issue SHE'S SO UNUSUALTony Winner Cyndi Lauper Tells All in Reddit AMA; Singer to Re-Issue SHE'S SO UNUSUAL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

Tony-winning KINKY BOOTS composer Cyndi Lauper just hosted an AMA (Ask Me Anything) on reddit this evening, during which she revealed she will be celebrating 30 years of 'She's So Unusual' with a vinyl, CD box set and remix EP re-issue. Plus, her 4th annual HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS benefit concert is set for December 6th at NYC's Beacon Theatre. Now scroll down for some fun Q&As from Lauper's AMA, including her Hogwarts house, her experience creating KINKY BOOTS onstage, her favorite superhero and more! (more...)

THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: October 4-10THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: October 4-10
by BWW Special Coverage - Oct 10, 2014

Whether you've been living under a rock for the past week or you're just in the mood for a recap, BroadwayWorld's 'this week in pictures' is here to satisfy your end-of-the-week fix! Take a look below to catch up on the latest happenings from the Great White Way to The West End (and everywhere in between) with coverage of press events, rehearsals, opening nights and more. Highlights this week include openings of IT'S ONLY A PLAY, CURIOUS INCIDENT, and CAN-CAN, Michael C. Hall's meet the press event for HEDWIG, Len Cariou's birthday celebration at 54 Below, and more! (more...)

EXCLUSIVE! Photo Coverage: Backstage at THE LAST SHIP with Jim Parsons and Alan RickmanEXCLUSIVE! Photo Coverage: Backstage at THE LAST SHIP with Jim Parsons and Alan Rickman
by Walter McBride - Oct 4, 2014

Broadway veterans Jim Parsons and Alan Rickman recently visited Sting's new Broadway musical THE LAST SHIP, and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the backstage rendezvous. Check out pictures of the stars with THE LAST SHIP cast and composer, below! (more...)

Production Begins on Juan Antonio Bayona's A MONSTER CALLSProduction Begins on Juan Antonio Bayona's A MONSTER CALLS
by Movies News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

Production has begun on A Monster Calls, directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, Goya Award-winning director of the worldwide smash The Impossible. (more...)

Production Begins on Juan Antonio Bayona's A MONSTER CALLS
by - Sep 30, 2014

Production has begun on A Monster Calls, directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, Goya Award-winning director of the worldwide smash The Impossible. (more...)

RAM SLAM YOUR STORY, HENRY VI PART 2 and More Set for Suffolk University's 2014-15 Season at the Modern TheatreRAM SLAM YOUR STORY, HENRY VI PART 2 and More Set for Suffolk University's 2014-15 Season at the Modern Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

The Modern Theatre at Suffolk University announces the programming lineup for its 2014-2015 season, featuring conversation, film, and new and classic plays. (more...)

Focus Features Acquires Alan Rickman's Romantic Drama A LITTLE CHAOSFocus Features Acquires Alan Rickman's Romantic Drama A LITTLE CHAOS
by Movies News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

Focus Features announced today that they have acquired North American distribution rights to A Little Chaos, directed by Alan Rickman from a screenplay he wrote with Alison Deegan and Jeremy Brock. (more...)

THE DISAPPEARING QUARTERBACK, HOLD THESE TRUTHS and More Set for Plays & Players' 2014-15 Season of One-Person ShowsTHE DISAPPEARING QUARTERBACK, HOLD THESE TRUTHS and More Set for Plays & Players' 2014-15 Season of One-Person Shows
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2014

Plays & Players, a Philadelphia institution for over 100 years, offers you theater that reflects our city. For the 2014-15 season, we take a look at what a single voice can… and can't do. Those who speak up, those who speak out, and those who remain silent. Five one person shows. A chorus of voices. Join us in these amazing stories told with passion, humor, and strength. (more...)

RAM SLAM YOUR STORY, HENRY VI PART 2 and More Set for Suffolk University's 2014-15 Season at the Modern TheatreRAM SLAM YOUR STORY, HENRY VI PART 2 and More Set for Suffolk University's 2014-15 Season at the Modern Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2014

The Modern Theatre at Suffolk University announces the programming lineup for its 2014-2015 season, featuring conversation, film, and new and classic plays. (more...)

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson Coming to Merriam Theater in 2015Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson Coming to Merriam Theater in 2015
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

Celebrated astrophysicist, author and science communicator Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson brings his space-centered and family-friendly U.S. speaking tour to Philadelphia on February 25 at 7:30 p.m. at the Merriam Theater. The Emmy Award winning Tyson is host of FOX's 2014 Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey series and radio show StarTalk. Tyson will share his passion for astrophysics, astronomy, and cosmology in an evening of engaging conversation on science, exploration, and the world as we know it. (more...)

David Madden Named President of Entertainment for FOX Broadcasting CompanyDavid Madden Named President of Entertainment for FOX Broadcasting Company
by TV News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

Fox Television Group Chairmen and CEOs Gary Newman and Dana Walden announced today that they have promoted Joe Earley to Chief Operating Officer for Fox Television Group (FTG) and appointed David Madden President of Entertainment for Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX). (more...)

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