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Bring a Puppet to AVENUE Q for a Discount in Honor of World Puppetry DayBring a Puppet to AVENUE Q for a Discount in Honor of World Puppetry Day
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

The Tony Award Winning Avenue Q proudly announces its participation and observation in celebrating WORLD PUPPETRY DAY with special promo ticket offer. (more...)

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Appoints Kay Stern To FacultySan Francisco Conservatory of Music Appoints Kay Stern To Faculty
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM) today announces the appointment of violinist Kay Stern to its faculty. Stern is currently the concertmaster of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra, a position she has held since 1994. She will begin her own studio at SFCM in Fall 2017, in addition to continuing her role at San Francisco Opera. (more...)

BWW Review: THE BELLLS at Roselle Center For The Arts - Provocative Drama of ConscienceBWW Review: THE BELLLS at Roselle Center For The Arts - Provocative Drama of Conscience
by Greer Firestone - Jan 27, 2017

UD REP Ensemble continues its excellent work (more...)

Oscar Winner Brad Bird Set to Receive Cinematic Imagery Award at Art Directors Guild AwardsOscar Winner Brad Bird Set to Receive Cinematic Imagery Award at Art Directors Guild Awards
by Movies News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

Two time Oscar-winning filmmaker, director, producer, animator and writer Brad Bird, whose films have consistently reflected the highest quality of production design, will receive the prestigious Cinematic Imagery Award from theArt Directors Guild(ADG) at its 21 st Annual Art Directors Guild's Excellence in Production Design Award (more...)

Boomer Esiason, Daniela Ruah to Host SUPER BOWL GREATEST COMMERCIALS 2017 on CBSBoomer Esiason, Daniela Ruah to Host SUPER BOWL GREATEST COMMERCIALS 2017 on CBS
by TV News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

SUPER BOWL GREATEST COMMERCIALS 2017 will be broadcast Tuesday, Jan. 31 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

Chris Noth & Keisha Castle-Hughes Join Discovery's New Scripted Series MANIFESTOChris Noth & Keisha Castle-Hughes Join Discovery's New Scripted Series MANIFESTO
by TV News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

Discovery Channel announced today that Golden Globe(R) nominee Chris Noth ('The Good Wife,' 'Sex In The City') and Oscar(R) nominee Keisha Castle-Hughes ('Roadies,' 'Game of Thrones') have been cast in its upcoming highly-anticipated scripted series MANIFESTO (more...)

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Terence BlanchardBWW Interview: Theatre Life with Terence Blanchard
by Elliot Lanes - Jan 11, 2017

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Meryl Streep Performs Carrie Fisher's Favorite Song at Intimate MemorialMeryl Streep Performs Carrie Fisher's Favorite Song at Intimate Memorial
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 6, 2017

Close friends and family members of Carrie Fisher gathered together yesterday at the star's home in Beverly Hills, CA. Fisher passed away on December 27th at the age of 60 following a heart attack. (more...)

Star Wars: Episode VIII, Blade Runner 2049 & Alien: Covenant Voted 2017's Most Anticipated MoviesStar Wars: Episode VIII, Blade Runner 2049 & Alien: Covenant Voted 2017's Most Anticipated Movies
by Movies News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Rotten Tomatoes, the leading online aggregator of professional movie and TV reviews, surveyed hundreds of Tomatometer-approved critics across the country this past December to forecast the 'freshest' movies of 2017. (more...)

AVENUE Q Announces 3,000th Performance Contest WinnersAVENUE Q Announces 3,000th Performance Contest Winners
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Winners have been announced for AVENUE Q's contest to suggest what is in the box that the musical's HILLARY CLINTON puppet is giving to the DONALD TRUMP puppet. (more...)

Guess the Gift and Win Tickets to AVENUE Q's Bar Mitzvah CelebrationGuess the Gift and Win Tickets to AVENUE Q's Bar Mitzvah Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2016

As 2016 - inarguably one of the most unforgettable years in recent memory - comes to a close, the Tony Award-winning musical AVENUE Q will ring in the New Year with a one-of-a-kind contest featuring Hillary Clinton and President-elect Donald Trump, whose puppet likenesses joined the company of AVENUE Q to great effect during the recent election season.  (more...)

Forest Whitaker to Appear in Season 3 of STAR WARS REBELS
by - Dec 20, 2016

Academy Award-winning actor Forest Whitaker, who stars as Rebel freedom fighter Saw Gerrera in "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story," will join the cast of the hit animated series STAR WARS REBELS, which is set in a time period just prior to the events of "Rogue One." (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Season 2 of Amazon Original Series JUST ADD MAGIC, Debuting 1/13VIDEO: First Look - Season 2 of Amazon Original Series JUST ADD MAGIC, Debuting 1/13
by TV News Desk - Dec 19, 2016

Amazon today announced season two of its original live-action kids series aimed at families and children aged 6 through 11, JUST ADD MAGIC, is scheduled to premiere on Friday, January 13 on Prime Video in the US and UK. (more...)

World Premiere Stage Adaptation of BUD, NOT BUDDY Set for the Kennedy CenterWorld Premiere Stage Adaptation of BUD, NOT BUDDY Set for the Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2016

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents the world premiere of Bud, Not Buddy, a new play by Obie Award winner Kirsten Greenidge, adapted from Christopher Paul Curtis's acclaimed Newbury Medal-winning novel, with music by world-renowned jazz artist Terence Blanchard. This performance is most enjoyed by patrons age nine and up. (more...)

Animotion Announce First New Album in 27 Years - 'Raise Your Expectations'Animotion Announce First New Album in 27 Years - 'Raise Your Expectations'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

On January 20, new wave pioneers Animotion will release Raise Your Expectations, their first studio album in 27 years, through Invisible Hands Music, on LP and CD. (more...)

Kerry Washington, James Corden & More Join Steven Spielberg at USC Shoah Foundation Ambassadors for Humanity GalaKerry Washington, James Corden & More Join Steven Spielberg at USC Shoah Foundation Ambassadors for Humanity Gala
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

Film composer John Williams will conduct a performance with the Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles and solo violinist Bing Wang at USC Shoah Foundation's Ambassadors for Humanity Gala on Dec. 8 in Los Angeles, honoring Mellody Hobson and George Lucas. (more...)

Derek Hough & Ne-Yo Join Judge's Table on NBC's WORLD OF DANCEDerek Hough & Ne-Yo Join Judge's Table on NBC's WORLD OF DANCE
by TV News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

World renown dancer and two-time Emmy Award winner Derek Hough, who is set to co-star in the Dec. 7 production of “Hairspray Live!,” and NE-YO have been added as judges on NBC's new dance competition series WORLD OF DANCE. (more...)

Samuel L. Jackson to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Dubai Film FestivalSamuel L. Jackson to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Dubai Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

Flm icon Samuel L. Jackson, long-celebrated as one of cinema's most talented and intuitive actors, will be the recipient of the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2016 Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF). (more...)

Joe the Shark and Cherry Pitz Present: HOTSY TOTSY BURLESQUE'S TRIBUTE TO THE STAR WARS HOLIDAY SPECIALJoe the Shark and Cherry Pitz Present: HOTSY TOTSY BURLESQUE'S TRIBUTE TO THE STAR WARS HOLIDAY SPECIAL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

It is the holiday season and time once again at The Home For Wayward Girls and Fallen Women for the annual viewing of Cherry's favorite TV show: The Star Wars Holiday Special! Join us for a night of Star Wars themed burlesque acts and clips from the actual 1978 fiasco. George Lucas has reportedly said: 'If I had the time and a sledgehammer, I would track down every copy of that show and smash it.' We are so proud to own a copy! (more...)

New Jersey Symphony Presents RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK With Live Orchestra, 1/6-8New Jersey Symphony Presents RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK With Live Orchestra, 1/6-8
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents Raiders of the Lost Ark with live orchestral accompaniment, January 6-8 in Red Bank, Newark and New Brunswick. The Orchestra performs John Williams' epic score as the film Roger Ebert called "a movie of glorious imagination and breakneck speed" screens above the stage. Steven Spielberg's timeless classic sees Harrison Ford's Indiana Jones on a quest to recover the legendary Ark of the Covenant and save the world. Constantine Kitsopoulos conducts. (more...)

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