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All In For The Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Monica's Celebrity Charity Poker Tournament
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2014

SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ The Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Monica(BGCSM) is hosting a Celebrity Charity Poker Tournament & party April 24 at the Lexus Santa Monica showroom as part of its 70 thAnniversary celebration.More than 200 guests are expected including celebrities, VIPs, trend-setting young professionals and 'Silicon Beach' entrepreneurs. (more...)

ABC to Premiere New Summer Series SING YOUR FACE OFF, 5/31
by TV News Desk - Apr 04, 2014

ABC announced the premiere of new summer series ôSing Your Face Off,ö onáSaturday, May 31 from 9:00-11:00 p.m. (more...)

'PAINTING THE CLOUDS' Premieres at 42nd St Moon Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 02, 2014

For the first time in 42nd Street Moon history the company will present a World Premiere: a brand new musical by Greg MacKellan and Mark D. Kaufmann, PAINTING THE CLOUDS WITH SUNSHINE, featuring a parade of sensational songs from the 1930s. (more...)

TheatreWorks Presents Spoof of HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES, Now thru 4/27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 02, 2014

TheatreWorks, the nationally acclaimed theatre of Silicon Valley, presents the laugh-a-second send-up of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's brilliant Sherlock Holmes mystery, adapted by Stephen Canny and John Nicholson. (more...)

Roger Rees to Return to The Old Globe for WHAT YOU WILL, 4/28; Artistic Director Barry Edelstein to Lead THINKING SHAKESPEARE LIVE!, 5/3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2014

The Old Globe today announced it will present two Shakespeare-themed events. On Monday, April 28 at 7:00 p.m., Tony Award winner Roger Rees will return to the Globe for a one-night-only engagement of What You Will, his hysterical (and somewhat historical) 90-minute gallop through the world of Shakespeare. On Saturday, May 3 at 11:00 a.m., Old Globe Artistic Director Barry Edelstein will offer an encore of Thinking Shakespeare Live!, his 90-minute exploration of the language of Shakespeare. This fast-paced, funny, and altogether fascinating program based on Edelstein's book, Thinking Shakespeare: A How-To Guide for Student Actors, Directors, and Anyone Else Who Wants to Feel More Comfortable with the Bard, reveals a performer's approach to Shakespearean language so audiences may easily understand the poetry of the Bard. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for Des Moines Metro Opera's 42nd Festival Season, Featuring LA TRAVIATA and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2014

General and Artistic Director Michael Egel and the Board of Directors have announced casting for the operas of the 42nd Summer Festival Season. The three, full-scale grand operas will be presented in 15 performances between June 27 and July 20, 2014 at the Blank Performing Arts Center in Indianola Iowa. A fourth production will run for 3 performances on July 10 and 19 at the newly renovated Des Moines Social Club in Des Moines as part of the company's newly-minted 2nd Stages Series. The Summer Festival Season repertory includes the return of a timeless operatic classic paired with two operas which will be company premieres - the first is a modern masterpiece and the second is a sparkling farce by opera's greatest comedic composer, Rossini. It's truly a season for everyone from first-time opera-goers to lifelong devotees highlighted by Des Moines Metro Opera's exceptional attention to details, including casting some of the most remarkable vocal talent in America today. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Alton Brown Cooks Up Entertaining EDIBLE INEVITABLE TOUR
by Veronica Bruscini - Feb 22, 2014

Alton Brown's rapier wit, engaging personality, and original approach to the culinary world led him to resounding success on several of Food Network's highest-rated and longest-running programs. And though he is modest in the face of a live audience's acclaim, the same enthusiastic creativity that served Brown so well on television is immediately palpable on a theater's stage. (more...)

Photo Flash: Foothill Music Theatre's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2014

Multi-award winning Foothill Music Theatre and Foothill Theatre Arts present the rock musical comedyLITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

BWW Interview: Alton Brown Takes Quirky Culinary Science on the Road in THE EDIBLE INEVITABLE TOUR
by Veronica Bruscini - Feb 16, 2014

Food Network favorite Alton Brown - the gracious and always-witty star of Good Eats, Iron Chef, and Cutthroat Kitchen - arrives in Providence later this week with his latest project: Alton Brown Live! The Edible Inevitable Tour. (more...)

SCSI Trade Association Announces 2014 Board of Directors; Foresees Continued Advancement of Predominant SCSI Data Storage Standard
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Announcing its newly elected Board of Directors for 2014, the SCSI Trade Association (STA) recapped a year of significant milestones and looked ahead to continued advancement and innovation of the proven and predominant SCSI data storage standard. (more...)

'PAINTING THE CLOUDS' to Premiere at 42nd St Moon, 4/2-20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2014

For the first time in 42nd Street Moon history the company will present a World Premiere: a brand new musical by Greg MacKellan and Mark D. Kaufmann, PAINTING THE CLOUDS WITH SUNSHINE, featuring a parade of sensational songs from the 1930s. (more...)

TheatreWorks to Present Spoof of HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES, 4/2-27
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2014

TheatreWorks, the nationally acclaimed theatre of Silicon Valley, presents the laugh-a-second send-up of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's brilliant Sherlock Holmes mystery, adapted by Stephen Canny and John Nicholson. (more...)

THE PORNOGRAPHER'S DAUGHTER Comes to Z Below, Now thru 2/16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2014

Artie and Jim Mitchell comprised one of San Francisco's most infamous duos, the Mitchell Brothers, pioneers in the pornography industry. Liberty Bradford Mitchell, daughter of Artie, tells the story of growing up on the fringes of an X-rated world in the World Premiere of THE PORNOGRAPHER'S DAUGHTER, directed by Michael T. Weiss, with musical direction by Kevin Harding, and produced by San Francisco-based producer and designer Jeff Rowlings. (more...)

THE PORNOGRAPHER'S DAUGHTER Comes to Z Below, Now thru 2/16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2014

Artie and Jim Mitchell comprised one of San Francisco's most infamous duos, the Mitchell Brothers, pioneers in the pornography industry. Liberty Bradford Mitchell, daughter of Artie, tells the story of growing up on the fringes of an X-rated world in the World Premiere of THE PORNOGRAPHER'S DAUGHTER, directed by Michael T. Weiss, with musical direction by Kevin Harding, and produced by San Francisco-based producer and designer Jeff Rowlings. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Foothill Music Theatre's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2013

Multi-award winning Foothill Music Theatre and Foothill Theatre Arts present the rock musical comedyLITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Pre-Production Shots for Aurora Theatre Company's GIDION'S KNOT, Begin. 1/31
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2013

Aurora Theatre Company continues its 22nd season with the Bay Area Premiere of Johnna Adams' incendiary new play GIDION'S KNOT. Jon Tracy (The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity) returns to Aurora Theatre Company to helm GIDION'S KNOT, featuring Jamie Jones (Edward Albee's A Delicate Balance) and Stacy Ross (Wilder Times). GIDION'S KNOT plays January 31 through March 2 at the Aurora Theatre in Berkeley. For tickets ($32-60) and information the public can call (510) 843-4822 or visit auroratheatre.org. For mature audiences. Check out pre-production photos below! (more...)

Photo Flash: TheatreWorks' LITTLE WOMEN Opens in a Flurry
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

On Saturday, December 7, TheatreWorks opened the Broadway musical 'Little Women' to an enthusiastic, sold-out crowd in Palo Alto, CA. After the performance, attendees emerged into the courtyard of the Lucie Stern Theatre to find snow - make with theatre magic! - followed by a champagne reception and meet-and-greet with the cast. Check out photos below by David Allen. (more...)

Dallas Theater Center Cancels Tonight's Performance of A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Dec 06, 2013

Tonight's performance of A Christmas Carol, December 6, 2013, has been cancelled due to bad weather conditions. Please check the website for additional details. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of 42nd Street Moon's SNOOPY!!!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2013

Continuing its 21st season, 42nd Street Moon unwraps a holiday treat for the whole family, SNOOPY!!!, with Music by Larry Grossman, Lyrics by Hal Hackady and Book by Charles M. Schulz Creative Associates. Directed by Lee Ann Payne, the show will run November 27 - December 15, 2013. Meet the cast below! (more...)

Smuin Ballet's XXMAS: THE CHRISTMAS BALLET Tours Bay Area, Now thru 12/28
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2013

The Bay Area's hottest holiday ticket gets a 20th Anniversary Season kick with XXmas: The Christmas Ballet, making its sassy return with a perfect gift for audience members of all ages. (more...)

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