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Aaron Tveit, Betty Buckley & More Set for Vineyard Theatre's 2015 Gala; John Waters Hosts TonightAaron Tveit, Betty Buckley & More Set for Vineyard Theatre's 2015 Gala; John Waters Hosts Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2015

Vineyard Theatre welcomes Betty Buckley, Kathleen Chalfant, Holly Hunter, Tony Kushner, Matthew Morrison, Tonya Pinkins, Kate Mulgrew and Aaron Tveit joining host John Waters (Hairspray, Cry Baby) for their 2015 Gala honoring Tony Award-winning producer Margo Lion. The annual Gala Fundraiser will take place tonight, March 30th, 2015, beginning at 6:30pm, at Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street between Broadway and Eighth Avenue). The Gala performance is directed by Tony Award winner Michael Mayer (Hedwig, Spring Awakening, Brooklynite). (more...)

VIDEO: The Rock Stars in Live-Action BAMBI and More on SNL- ALL the Performances!VIDEO: The Rock Stars in Live-Action BAMBI and More on SNL- ALL the Performances!
by TV News Desk - Mar 29, 2015

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson hosts this week's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE with music guest George Ezra. Check out all the performances below, including 'The Rock Obama' cold open, a Disney parody, and more! (more...)

Coachella Valley Repertory Theatre to Present 'HOLD THESE TRUTHS', 4/15-5/3Coachella Valley Repertory Theatre to Present 'HOLD THESE TRUTHS', 4/15-5/3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Coachella Valley Repertory Theatre (CVRep) concludes its 2014-2015 American Melting Pot-themed season with HOLD THESE TRUTHS, The Journey of Gordon Hirabayashi, by Jeanne Sakata. The solo play stars Blake Kushi in a tour de force performance as Gordon Hirabayashi and multiple other roles. (more...)

Cooke Foundation Awards $1.6 Million in STEM Education GrantsCooke Foundation Awards $1.6 Million in STEM Education Grants
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

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Secure Channels Inc. Partners With MicroTech for Federal Government Contracts Secure Channels Inc. Partners With MicroTech for Federal Government Contracts
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

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VIDEO: Dwayne Johnson Promos This Week's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVEVIDEO: Dwayne Johnson Promos This Week's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
by TV News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson hosts this week's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE with music guest George Ezra. Check out the all-new promo below! (more...)

Scoop: JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE - 3/25 - 3/27 on ABCScoop: JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE - 3/25 - 3/27 on ABC
by TV Scoop - Mar 25, 2015

Get all the scoop on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE - 3/25 - 3/27, airing on ABC (more...)

Scoop: JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE - 3/23 - 3/27 on ABCScoop: JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE - 3/23 - 3/27 on ABC
by TV Scoop - Mar 23, 2015

Get all the scoop on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE - 3/23 - 3/27, airing on ABC (more...)

Photo Coverage: Cast Of THE PRODUCERS And More With Mel Brooks After His Solo Show!Photo Coverage: Cast Of THE PRODUCERS And More With Mel Brooks After His Solo Show!
by BWW Special Coverage - Mar 23, 2015

MEL BROOKS LIVE IN LONDON, a Brooksfilms Limited and Corniche Pictures event, was a special one-night only event on Sunday March 22nd, 2015 at 7:30pm at The Prince of Wales Theatre in London. American comedy legend Mel Brooks takes the stage for his first-ever solo show in the UK, sure to be chock-full of childhood memories, Hollywood history, unforgettable live music and uproarious laughter. "I am thrilled to bring this introspective retrospective of my life and career to the West End stage," said Mel Brooks. "It will be an evening the audience will never forget-whether they want to or not!" Tickets available from Tuesday March 3 via www.delfontmackintosh.co.uk or 0844 482 5115. Mel Brooks is in an elite group as one of the few entertainers to earn all four major American entertainment prizes - the Tony, Emmy, Grammy, and Oscar. His career began in television writing for Sid Caesar's Your Show of Shows and together with Buck Henry creating the long running TV series Get Smart. He then teamed up with Carl Reiner to write and perform the Grammy-winning 2000 Year Old Man comedy albums & books. Brooks won his first Oscar in 1964 for writing and narrating the animated short The Critic and his second for the screenplay of his first feature film, The Producers in 1968. Many hit comedy films followed including The Twelve Chairs, Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, Silent Movie, High Anxiety, History of the World Part I, To Be or Not to Be, Spaceballs, Life Stinks, Robin Hood: Men in Tights and Dracula: Dead and Loving It. His film production company, Brooksfilms Limited also produced critically acclaimed films such as The Elephant Man, The Fly, Frances, My Favorite Year and 84 Charring Cross Road. For three successive seasons, 1997-1999 Mel Brooks won Emmy Awards for his role as "Uncle Phil" on the hit sitcom Mad About You. Brooks received three 2001 Tony Awards and two Grammy Awards for The Producers: the New Mel Brooks Musical, which ran on Broadway from 2001 to 2006. Overall the show received 12 Tony awards and The Producers still holds the record for the most Tony awards ever won by a Broadway musical. He followed that success with The New Mel Brooks Musical Young Frankenstein, which ran on Broadway from 2007 to 2009 and both musicals continue to be performed and enjoyed by audiences all over the world. In 2009 President Barack Obama presented Mel Brooks with The Kennedy Center Honors, recognizing a lifetime of extraordinary contributions to American culture. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Cast Of THE PRODUCERS And More With Mel Brooks After His Solo Show!Photo Coverage: Cast Of THE PRODUCERS And More With Mel Brooks After His Solo Show!
by BWW Special Coverage - Mar 23, 2015

MEL BROOKS LIVE IN LONDON, a Brooksfilms Limited and Corniche Pictures event, was a special one-night only event on Sunday March 22nd, 2015 at 7:30pm at The Prince of Wales Theatre in London. American comedy legend Mel Brooks takes the stage for his first-ever solo show in the UK, sure to be chock-full of childhood memories, Hollywood history, unforgettable live music and uproarious laughter. “I am thrilled to bring this introspective retrospective of my life and career to the West End stage,” said Mel Brooks. “It will be an evening the audience will never forget—whether they want to or not!” Tickets available from Tuesday March 3 via www.delfontmackintosh.co.uk or 0844 482 5115. Mel Brooks is in an elite group as one of the few entertainers to earn all four major American entertainment prizes – the Tony, Emmy, Grammy, and Oscar. His career began in television writing for Sid Caesar's Your Show of Shows and together with Buck Henry creating the long running TV series Get Smart. He then teamed up with Carl Reiner to write and perform the Grammy-winning 2000 Year Old Man comedy albums & books. Brooks won his first Oscar in 1964 for writing and narrating the animated short The Critic and his second for the screenplay of his first feature film, The Producers in 1968. Many hit comedy films followed including The Twelve Chairs, Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, Silent Movie, High Anxiety, History of the World Part I, To Be or Not to Be, Spaceballs, Life Stinks, Robin Hood: Men in Tights and Dracula: Dead and Loving It. His film production company, Brooksfilms Limited also produced critically acclaimed films such as The Elephant Man, The Fly, Frances, My Favorite Year and 84 Charring Cross Road. For three successive seasons, 1997-1999 Mel Brooks won Emmy Awards for his role as “Uncle Phil” on the hit sitcom Mad About You. Brooks received three 2001 Tony Awards and two Grammy Awards for The Producers: the New Mel Brooks Musical, which ran on Broadway from 2001 to 2006. Overall the show received 12 Tony awards and The Producers still holds the record for the most Tony awards ever won by a Broadway musical. He followed that success with The New Mel Brooks Musical Young Frankenstein, which ran on Broadway from 2007 to 2009 and both musicals continue to be performed and enjoyed by audiences all over the world. In 2009 President Barack Obama presented Mel Brooks with The Kennedy Center Honors, recognizing a lifetime of extraordinary contributions to American culture. (more...)

Paul McCartney to Perform at New York's Robin Hood Benefit This MayPaul McCartney to Perform at New York's Robin Hood Benefit This May
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

Paul McCartney and The Robin Hood Foundation today announced that McCartney and his band will be performing at Robin Hood's annual benefit, to be held May 12 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. (more...)

President Obama's Men's Bracket Unveiled in ESPN Exclusive TodayPresident Obama's Men's Bracket Unveiled in ESPN Exclusive Today
by TV News Desk - Mar 18, 2015

In an ESPN exclusive, President Barack Obama filled out his bracket predictions for the 2015 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championships today with Andy Katz. (more...)

Dick Cheney Is The April Playboy InterviewDick Cheney Is The April Playboy Interview
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

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Lila Downs to Play Chan Centre, 4/26Lila Downs to Play Chan Centre, 4/26
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) is delighted to welcome the soulful, singular presence that is Lila Downs on Sunday, April 26 at 7pm in the Chan Shun Concert Hall. The GRAMMY-Award winning singer/songwriter, and social activist, will perform works from her anticipated forthcoming 11th studio album, Balas y Chocolate (Bullets and Chocolate), to be released worldwide later this month. (more...)

Transplace Shipper Symposium to Feature General Motors Chairman Tim Solso & Other Business LeadersTransplace Shipper Symposium to Feature General Motors Chairman Tim Solso & Other Business Leaders
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

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San Francisco Girls Chorus to Serenade at Free City Hall Concert, 5/28San Francisco Girls Chorus to Serenade at Free City Hall Concert, 5/28
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

San Francisco, CA March 16, 2015 - The five-time Grammy Award-winning San Francisco Girls Chorus will give a free public performance Thursday, May 28, in the rotunda of San Francisco City Hall to celebrate the legacy of Elizabeth "Beth" Avakian, who will retire after 32 years as a beloved teacher and SF Girls Chorus School Director in June. During the course of more than three decades, Avakian has been responsible for the music education of thousands of girls and young women. The dedication, inspiration, professional values and joy of music she has inspired in them and their families and friends have influenced their careers in music and other fields and the community. The 40+ voices of the San Francisco Girls Chorus will be conducted by Music Director Valerie Sainte-Agathe. For more information, visit www.sfgirlschorus.org (more...)

Dwayne Johnson to Host SNL for Fourth TimeDwayne Johnson to Host SNL for Fourth Time
by TV News Desk - Mar 13, 2015

Dwayne Johnson will host SNL for the fourth time on March 28. Johnson next stars in the highly anticipated box office hit franchise “Furious 7,” in theaters April 3, and “San Andreas,” in theaters May 29. (more...)

President Obama Propels Ratings for ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVEPresident Obama Propels Ratings for ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by TV News Desk - Mar 13, 2015

?With a second appearance by President Barack Obama on Thursday, March 12, 2015, ABC's “Jimmy Kimmel Live” attracted an impressive 3.914 million Total Viewers and 1.179 million Adults 18-49, marking the ABC talk show's 4th-largest-ever single-day audience in late-night. Additional guests last night included Sean Penn, star of the upcoming film “The Gunman.” (more...)

President Obama Appearance Draws 4th Biggest-Ever Late Night Audience to KIMMELPresident Obama Appearance Draws 4th Biggest-Ever Late Night Audience to KIMMEL
by TV News Desk - Mar 13, 2015

With a second appearance by President Barack Obama on Thursday, March 12, 2015, ABC's 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' attracted an impressive 3.914 million Total Viewers (more...)

BWW Recap: SCANDAL, In the Name of HuckBWW Recap: SCANDAL, In the Name of Huck
by Jennifer McHugh - Mar 13, 2015

It's time to fill the Vice Presidency. Does Susan Ross have the goods or is she just a pawn in the Grant's game? Olivia is on a mission to find solace for her neighbor's loved ones and Huck realizes just how much danger he has put his family in on an all new SCANDAL. (more...)

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