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Chicago Dramatists Welcomes Five New Resident PlaywrightsChicago Dramatists Welcomes Five New Resident Playwrights
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

Chicago Dramatists is proud to announce the addition of five new members to its esteemed list of Resident Playwrights. This group of talented writers includes Kristiana Colon, MT Cozzola, Steven Peterson, Robert Tenges, and Scott Woldman. Previous Resident Playwrights have included Tina Fey (30 Rock), Rick Cleveland (Mad Men), Rebecca Gilman (Spinning into Butter), Lydia R. Diamond (Stick Fly), Keith Huff (A Steady Rain), and Roger Rueff (The Big Kahuna). (more...)

Ira Glass Coming to Merrill Auditorium, 11/8Ira Glass Coming to Merrill Auditorium, 11/8
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2014

Portland Ovations brings This American Life host and National Public Radio icon Ira Glass back to Merrill Auditorium on Saturday, November 8th at 8pm. (more...)

Yale Rep Sets 2014-15 No Boundaries Series Lineup, Kicking Off in DecemberYale Rep Sets 2014-15 No Boundaries Series Lineup, Kicking Off in December
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

YALE REPERTORY THEATRE announces the three events that will comprise its 2014-15 NO BOUNDARIES series: Now Now Oh Now created by Rude Mechs, December 4-10; Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host: Ira Glass, Monica Bill Barnes, Anna Bass, December 20; and Songs of Lear by Song of the Goat Theatre, February 26-28. (more...)

Tickets Go on Sale 10/24 for The Smith Center's 2014-15 Winter/Spring SeasonTickets Go on Sale 10/24 for The Smith Center's 2014-15 Winter/Spring Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

?Tickets for the 2014-2015 Winter/Spring Season at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts are on sale now. The all-star lineup boasts award-winning musicians, speakers, special attractions, family programming and returning favorites. (more...)

Exclusive Photo Flash: Found at Found! Ira Glass, Piper Kerman & More Visit Atlantic Theater Company's FOUNDExclusive Photo Flash: Found at Found! Ira Glass, Piper Kerman & More Visit Atlantic Theater Company's FOUND
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2014

Several celebrity notables recently visited FOUND at Atlantic Theatre Company, including Found Magazine creator Davy Rothbart, 'This American Life' radio personality Ira Glass, and 'Orange is the New Black' writer and actress Piper Kerman with her writer husband, creator of 'Six-Word Memoirs' Larry Smith. Check out photos from 'Found at Found' below! (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBCScoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBC
by TV Scoop - Oct 8, 2014

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, airing on NBC (more...)

David Sedaris, Humorist and Author, Comes to the Wharton Center, 10/26David Sedaris, Humorist and Author, Comes to the Wharton Center, 10/26
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2014

David Sedaris is coming to Wharton Center on October 26, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. as part of the Doctor's Company Variety Series at Wharton Center. (more...)

Scoop: THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBC - October 7-10, 2014Scoop: THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBC - October 7-10, 2014
by TV Scoop - Oct 7, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, airing on NBC on October 7-10, 2014! (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBCScoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBC
by TV Scoop - Oct 7, 2014

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, airing on NBC (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBCScoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBC
by TV Scoop - Oct 3, 2014

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, airing on NBC (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBCScoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBC
by TV Scoop - Oct 2, 2014

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, airing on NBC (more...)

Sandra Tsing Loh, Leslie Kritzer and Mary Beth Peil Set for THE MADWOMAN IN THE VOLVO Reading at 92Y Next MonthSandra Tsing Loh, Leslie Kritzer and Mary Beth Peil Set for THE MADWOMAN IN THE VOLVO Reading at 92Y Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

92Y presents Sandra Tsing Loh: A Work-In-Progress Staged Reading of The Madwoman in the Volvo, a co-production of 92Y and Sundance Institute Theatre Program, with Leslie Kritzer and Mary Beth Peil, directed by Lisa Peterson on Friday, October 10, 8:15 pm. (more...)

Ira Glass brings Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host to Mesa Arts Center 10/11Ira Glass brings Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host to Mesa Arts Center 10/11
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2014

Radio host Ira Glass of This American Life collaborates with dancers Monica Bill Barnes and Anna Bass in Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host, a hilarious and quirky pairing of dance and radio, which will be performed in Mesa Arts Center's Ikeda Theater on October 11 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are available at the Mesa Arts Center Box Office, mesaartscenter.com, or at 480-644-6500. (more...)

Tig Notaro Coming to Ridgefield Playhouse, 9/29Tig Notaro Coming to Ridgefield Playhouse, 9/29
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2014

Comedian Tig Notaro's Boyish Girl Interrupted Tour will stop at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Monday, September 29, at 8 p.m. She is called "a comic's comic", and her stage persona is somewhere on the Steven Wright-Todd Barry-Mitch Hedberg continuum. Hers is a distinct brand of observational comedy. Tig is known for her debut role in the feature film In a World, her work in Shreveport with Ryan Phillippe and Walk of Shame with Elizabeth Banks. No holds barred for this comedian who tells it like it is - from doing a bit on pop star Taylor Dane to announcing to the audience that she had breast cancer, Tig's stand-up has become 'instantly legendary' with many comedians praising her work. This event is part of the Clark Construction Comedy Series. (more...)

Big Apple Circus: METAMORPHOSIS Brings the Big Top to Theaters Nationwide this NovemberBig Apple Circus: METAMORPHOSIS Brings the Big Top to Theaters Nationwide this November
by Movies News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

Fathom Events and BY Experience are thrilled to announce a live performance of “Big Apple Circus: METAMORPHOSIS” to select U.S. cinemas from the circus' big top tent in New York's Lincoln Center on Saturday, November 8 at 12:30 p.m. ET/11:30 a.m. CT/10:30 a.m. MT and tape delayed to 12:30 p.m. PT. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 9/10/14 - 'CURIOUS INCIDENT' Begins, BOOTYCANDY Opens, COSBY SHOW Alum Takes the Stage and More!WAKE UP with BWW 9/10/14 - 'CURIOUS INCIDENT' Begins, BOOTYCANDY Opens, COSBY SHOW Alum Takes the Stage and More!
by Jessica Showers - Sep 10, 2014

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: 'CURIOUS INCIDENT' begins performances, BOOTYCANDY celebrates its off-Broadway opening, Ira Glass, Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Lois Smith take the stage around the country and more! (more...)

Bob Dylan, NEWSIES, Ira Glass, Neil deGrasse Tyson and More Set for The Kimmel Center's 2014-15 SeasonBob Dylan, NEWSIES, Ira Glass, Neil deGrasse Tyson and More Set for The Kimmel Center's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2014

The Kimmel Center kicks off its 2014-2015 season this week with more than 100 new shows on sale to the public for the first time, including multi-Grammy winner and Songwriters Hall of Famer Bob Dylan (Nov. 21-23), Broadway's Tony-Winning hit Newsies (Oct. 28-Nov. 2), award winning NPR radio host Ira Glass (Nov. 12), Puerto Rican super group, Calle 13 (Sept. 27), and Emmy winning astrophysicist Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson (Feb. 25). (more...)

Radio Host Ira Glass Coming to Merriam Theater, 11/15Radio Host Ira Glass Coming to Merriam Theater, 11/15
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2014

Award-Winning radio host and producer Ira Glass recreates his public radio program, This American Life, at the Merriam Theater on Saturday,November 15 at 8 p.m. Named Time magazine's "Best Radio Host in America," Glass reinvents radio onstage with compelling, behind the scenes storytelling that pushes journalism to new heights. Glass engages audiences with narration, pre-taped vignettes and music, anecdotally sharing almost twenty years of on-air experienceabout what goes into making a good story. (more...)

Tickets to 2014-15 Pittsburgh Dance Council Season Now On SaleTickets to 2014-15 Pittsburgh Dance Council Season Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2014

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust announces single tickets go on sale, Friday, August 29, at 9AM, for the 2014-2015 Pittsburgh Dance Council season. Pittsburgh Dance Council is a division of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust. All performances will take place at the Byham Theater located at 101 6th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. (more...)

Ira Glass to Bring Newest Live Show to Houston, 9/20Ira Glass to Bring Newest Live Show to Houston, 9/20
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2014

Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host featuring Ira Glass, Monica Bill Barnes and Anna Bass will make its Houston debut Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at 8 p.m., in the Wortham Center's Cullen Theater presented by Society for the Performing Arts. (more...)

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