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Hell in a Handbag to Stage Midwest Premiere of MIRACLE!, 5/14-7/10Hell in a Handbag to Stage Midwest Premiere of MIRACLE!, 5/14-7/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2015

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to kick-off its 2015-16 season with the Midwest premiere of MIRACLE!, the wickedly funny parody of The Miracle Worker as reimagined by Dan Savage, one of the country's leading writers/speakers/podcasters on sex, sexuality and GLBTQ issues, and directed by Derek Van Barham. MIRACLE! will play May 14 - July 10, 2015 at the newly-remodeled Mary's Attic, 5400 N. Clark St. in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood. (more...)

Ira Glass to Bring 'REINVENTING RADIO' to MPAC, 5/5Ira Glass to Bring 'REINVENTING RADIO' to MPAC, 5/5
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

Ira Glass, host of public radio's This American Life and editorial advisor for Serial, talks about pushing broadcast journalism to do things it normally doesn't do when he speaks at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 8 pm. Tickets for Reinventing Radio: An Evening with Ira Glass are $29-69. (more...)

Monica Bill Barnes & Company to Bring HAPPY HOUR to Velocity, 4/16Monica Bill Barnes & Company to Bring HAPPY HOUR to Velocity, 4/16
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

For one night only -- the hilarious and affecting Monica Bill Barnes and Anna Bass (NYC) trade their signature sequins and feather headdresses for a pair of everyday men's suits in Happy Hour, the world's first-ever cocktail party dance show. (more...)

Daniel C. Levine Joins Ridgefield Playhouse's Artistic BoardDaniel C. Levine Joins Ridgefield Playhouse's Artistic Board
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2015

?The Ridgefield Playhouse has announced the addition of Daniel C. Levine to its Artistic Advisory Board. (more...)

CLOSING THE GAP to Feature Songs by Levinson & Weingarten at Joe's Pub, 2/16CLOSING THE GAP to Feature Songs by Levinson & Weingarten at Joe's Pub, 2/16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2015

Closing the Gap - A Benefit Concert - A special One Night Only Concert featuring the songs of Dramatist Guild Fellows Dana Levinson and Stacey Weingarten. Inspired by an Ira Glass quote, musical theater writing team Levinson and Weingarten air their dirty laundry and reveal the sometimes painful but often hilarious process of closing the gap between artistic taste and ability. All profits from this concert will go to the Levels Teen Center at the Great Neck Library. (more...)

Celebrating 30th Anniversary, THE BREAKFAST CLUB to Hit Select U.S. Theaters This MarchCelebrating 30th Anniversary, THE BREAKFAST CLUB to Hit Select U.S. Theaters This March
by Movies News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

The Brat Pack returns to the big screen March 26 and 31 at 7:30 p.m. local time with “The Breakfast Club 30th Anniversary,” presented by Fathom Events, Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and BY Experience. (more...)

PHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES to Play Walkerspace, 2/11-21PHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES to Play Walkerspace, 2/11-21
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2015

Following a critically acclaimed, sold-out run at The Bushwick Starr, writer Paul Rome and composer Roarke Menzies present 'Philadelphia and Other Stories' at Walkerspace, Wednesdays - Saturdays, February 11-21 at 8pm. (more...)

CLOSING THE GAP: THE MUSICALS OF LEVINSON AND WEINGARTEN to Honor Jackie Hoffman at Joe's PubCLOSING THE GAP: THE MUSICALS OF LEVINSON AND WEINGARTEN to Honor Jackie Hoffman at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2015

Closing the Gap - A Benefit Concert - A special One Night Only Concert featuring the songs of Dramatist Guild Fellows Dana Levinson and Stacey Weingarten. (more...)

TV/Radio Pioneer Joe Franklin Has Died at 88TV/Radio Pioneer Joe Franklin Has Died at 88
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2015

New York's treasured radio and TV host Joe Franklin died on Saturday, Jan. 24, from prostate cancer. He was 88. (more...)

HERE LIES LOVE's David Byrne to Showcase Color Guard Teams in CONTEMPORARY COLORHERE LIES LOVE's David Byrne to Showcase Color Guard Teams in CONTEMPORARY COLOR
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2015

BAM and Barclays Center present Contemporary Color, a performance event created by music icon David Byrne, co-commissioned by BAM and Toronto's Luminato Festival, and inspired by the high school phenomenon of color guard, known as 'the sport of the arts.' (more...)

Molly Ryan, Kat Edmonson & More Join Vince Giordano and The Nighthawks for Winter Variety Show TonightMolly Ryan, Kat Edmonson & More Join Vince Giordano and The Nighthawks for Winter Variety Show Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2014

Join The Town Hall for our second annual winter variety show as an all-star lineup of musicians, dancers and singers perform modern takes on classic holiday songs from the early twentieth century, alongside exciting collaborations in the fields of dance, storytelling and comedy. (more...)

PHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES Plays The Bushwick Starr This WeekendPHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES Plays The Bushwick Starr This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2014

Writer Paul Rome and composer Roarke Menzies present a new work of performance literature about road trips, relationships and an irritating rash. A disgruntled writer grapples with the existential angst brought on by the appearance of a mysterious skin condition. A casual New Year's Eve hook-up turns into a spur-of-the-moment day trip to the City of Brotherly Love, complete with the songs-Paul Simon, Cyndi Lauper, Drake, Talking Heads-and memories encountered on the car ride there and back. A young musician revisits an ex-lover, while a young American recalls her time spent living in France post-college. (more...)

The Bushwick Starr to Present PHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES, 12/18-20The Bushwick Starr to Present PHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES, 12/18-20
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

Writer Paul Rome and composer Roarke Menzies present a new work of performance literature about road trips, relationships and an irritating rash. A disgruntled writer grapples with the existential angst brought on by the appearance of a mysterious skin condition. A casual New Year's Eve hook-up turns into a spur-of-the-moment day trip to the City of Brotherly Love, complete with the songs-Paul Simon, Cyndi Lauper, Drake, Talking Heads-and memories encountered on the car ride there and back. A young musician revisits an ex-lover, while a young American recalls her time spent living in France post-college. (more...)

PHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES Begins 12/18 at Bushwick StarrPHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES Begins 12/18 at Bushwick Starr
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

Writer Paul Rome and composer Roarke Menzies present a new work of performance literature about road trips, relationships and an irritating rash. A disgruntled writer grapples with the existential angst brought on by the appearance of a mysterious skin condition. A casual New Year's Eve hook-up turns into a spur-of-the-moment day trip to the City of Brotherly Love, complete with the songs-Paul Simon, Cyndi Lauper, Drake, Talking Heads-and memories encountered on the car ride there and back. A young musician revisits an ex-lover, while a young American recalls her time spent living in France post-college. (more...)

Molly Ryan, Kat Edmonson & More Join Vince Giordano and The Nighthawks for Winter Variety Show, 12/19Molly Ryan, Kat Edmonson & More Join Vince Giordano and The Nighthawks for Winter Variety Show, 12/19
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

Join The Town Hall for our second annual winter variety show as an all-star lineup of musicians, dancers and singers perform modern takes on classic holiday songs from the early twentieth century, alongside exciting collaborations in the fields of dance, storytelling and comedy. (more...)

Brooklyn Theatre Roundup- December 2014 EditionBrooklyn Theatre Roundup- December 2014 Edition
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

Plenty of theatre happens daily outside of Manhattan's theatre district. Below, check out BroadwayWorld's roundup of theatrical events playing in Brooklyn this December! (more...)

Tickets to Ira Glass' Appearance at Dr. Phillips Center Now On SaleTickets to Ira Glass' Appearance at Dr. Phillips Center Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announces tickets on sale for Ira Glass at 8:00 p.m. in the Walt Disney Theater on June 20, 2015. Tickets may be purchased by calling the Dr. Phillips Center Box Office at 844.513.2014 or by visiting the Box office at 455 Magnolia Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801 between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. or online at drphillipscenter.org. Online and phone ticket purchases include handling fees. (more...)

The Smith Center Presents Las Vegas Philharmonic, Ira Glass, and More Jan-FebThe Smith Center Presents Las Vegas Philharmonic, Ira Glass, and More Jan-Feb
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2014

The Smith Center for the Performing Arts presents a variety of performances for January-February. Check out the listings below! For more information, call 702-749-2000 or visit www.TheSmithCenter.com. (more...)

PHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES Begins 12/18 at Bushwick StarrPHILADELPHIA AND OTHER STORIES Begins 12/18 at Bushwick Starr
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

Writer Paul Rome and composer Roarke Menzies present a new work of performance literature about road trips, relationships and an irritating rash. A disgruntled writer grapples with the existential angst brought on by the appearance of a mysterious skin condition. A casual New Year's Eve hook-up turns into a spur-of-the-moment day trip to the City of Brotherly Love, complete with the songs-Paul Simon, Cyndi Lauper, Drake, Talking Heads-and memories encountered on the car ride there and back. A young musician revisits an ex-lover, while a young American recalls her time spent living in France post-college. (more...)

THE SANTALAND DIARES Opens Tonight at Theater WitTHE SANTALAND DIARES Opens Tonight at Theater Wit
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

Fear not fans of subversive holiday entertainment. Theater Wit is re-gifting Chicago with its 11th annual production of The Santaland Diaries, based on David Sedaris' true comic tale of his hilarious stint as one of Santa's elves at Macy's Department Store. (more...)

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