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Carly Rae Jepsen to Be Featured in New E! Entertainment Special
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2012

This September, E! Entertainment presents three new entertainment specials focusing on some of the hottest names in music, (and one very special wife). The members of No Doubt, Carly Rae Jepsen and Kevin and Dani Jonas all sit down with E! to open up about love, life, friendship and music with the help of their close friends, business partners and family members. (more...)

Carly Rae Jepsen Featured in New E! Entertainment Special Tonight, 9/16
by TV News Desk - Sep 16, 2012

This September, E! Entertainment presents three new entertainment specials focusing on some of the hottest names in music, (and one very special wife). The members of No Doubt, Carly Rae Jepsen and Kevin and Dani Jonas all sit down with E! to open up about love, life, friendship and music with the help of their close friends, business partners and family members. (more...)

No Doubt, Carly Rae Jepsen And Kevin & Dani Jonas Are Featured In New E! Entertainment Specials
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2012

This September, E! Entertainment presents three new entertainment specials focusing on some of the hottest names in music, (and one very special wife). The members of No Doubt, Carly Rae Jepsen and Kevin and Dani Jonas all sit down with E! to open up about love, life, friendship and music with the help of their close friends, business partners and family members. Sneak peek quotes from these in-depth and personal specials can be found below. (more...)

Carly Rae Jepsen to Be Featured in New E! Entertainment Special
by TV News Desk - Sep 14, 2012

This September, E! Entertainment presents three new entertainment specials focusing on some of the hottest names in music, (and one very special wife). The members of No Doubt, Carly Rae Jepsen and Kevin and Dani Jonas all sit down with E! to open up about love, life, friendship and music with the help of their close friends, business partners and family members. (more...)

Benjamin Walker, Reeve Carney, et al. to Star in AMERICAN PSYCHO Workshop
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2011

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that Benjamin Walker and Reeve Carney will both star in an upcoming workshop of Duncan Sheik and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa's new musical version of AMERICAN PSYCHO, which will be taking place this week in New York City. (more...)

Justin Timberlake May Bring New Talent Competition to MySpace
by BWW News Desk - Jul 05, 2011

After announcing that former 'N Sync star Justin Timberlake will be bringing the ailing web site MySpace back, the star and his long time manager Johnny Wright are rumored to be making plans for a new talent competition through the social networking site, according to The Hollywood Reporter. (more...)

Photo Flash: DIRTY DANCING Plays Aldwych Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2010

Charlie Bruce, the winner of the hit BBC 1 series So You Think You Can Dance, will be making her West End acting debut this Christmas by putting on the famous pink dress and taking on the iconic role of Baby in hit West End musical Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage. (more...)

Elvis Comes to Legacy Theatre, 9/10-11
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2010

Join us at The Legacy Theatre for some Branson and Las Vegas style entertainment on September 10 and 11. Enjoy oldies rock 'n' roll, country music, and music by The 'King!' Todd Allen puts of a great show by being the ultimate performer. He has won many awards and numerous talent contests all over the country! His good looks and charm along with his amazing voice, have made him a favorite among young and old alike. You'll sing, dance and laugh your way through his live stage show. (more...)

Elvis Comes to Legacy Theatre, 9/10-11
by BWW News Desk - Sep 09, 2010

Join us at The Legacy Theatre for some Branson and Las Vegas style entertainment on September 10 and 11. Enjoy oldies rock 'n' roll, country music, and music by The 'King!' Todd Allen puts of a great show by being the ultimate performer. He has won many awards and numerous talent contests all over the country! His good looks and charm along with his amazing voice, have made him a favorite among young and old alike. You'll sing, dance and laugh your way through his live stage show. (more...)

Elvis Comes to Legacy Theatre, 9/10-11
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2010

Join us at The Legacy Theatre for some Branson and Las Vegas style entertainment on September 10 and 11. Enjoy oldies rock 'n' roll, country music, and music by The 'King!' Todd Allen puts of a great show by being the ultimate performer. He has won many awards and numerous talent contests all over the country! His good looks and charm along with his amazing voice, have made him a favorite among young and old alike. You'll sing, dance and laugh your way through his live stage show. (more...)

Photo Coverage: 'Lottery Ticket' Premieres in LA- Arrivals
by Movies News Desk - Aug 13, 2010

Last night, August 12, 2010, in Hollywood, California, celebrities arrive at the premiere of Warner Bros.' 'Lottery Ticket' at Grauman's Chinese Theater. BroadwayWorld brings you full coverage below. (more...)

RIALTO CHATTER: 'Menudo' Headed For Broadway?
by Rialto Chatter - Jul 10, 2009

Enormously popular 1980s Latin boy band Menudo might be headed to the Broadway stage. According to reports, Menudo founder Edgardo Diaz is preparing a musical utilizing songs made famous by the group. The context in which the music will be used is not yet known. The production is said to be produced on a grand scale, and casting will take place all over Latin America. The show is scheduled to premiere in Caracas, Venezuela this November. (more...)

An Astounding 'Miss Saigon' for Drury Lane Oakbrook
by Paul W. Thompson - Jan 12, 2009

A helicopter very nearly lands on stage every night at the astounding, frequently breathtaking production of 'Miss Saigon' now on view at the Drury Lane theater in Chicago?s western suburb of Oakbrook Terrace. Said helicopter is the most viscerally exciting aspect of this high quality local mounting of Broadway?s 10th longest running musical, but is by no means its only emotionally affecting moment. (more...)

Playing In Toronto: Dirty Dancing
by BWW News Desk - Dec 24, 2007

Highlights from Dirty Dancing (more...)

'Dirty Dancing' Debuts in Toronto Tonight, Oct.31
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2007

The North American Premiere of Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage begins performances today, Wednesday October 31, 2007, at the Royal Alexandra Theatre, in Toronto, following triumphant openings in London, Germany and Australia (more...)

Casting Announced for Toronto's Dirty Dancing
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2007

Following an extensive search across Canada, and some major cities in the United States, David Mirvish, by arrangement with Jacobsen Entertainment, in association with Lionsgate and Magic Hour Productions, has revealed the cast that will bring Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage to the Royal Alexandra Theatre in Toronto. (more...)

Actors’ Playhouse to Launch Third Annual Young Talent Big Dreams, Countywide Talent Search Presented by The Children’s Trust
by Nicole Heyman - Jan 01, 2001

Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, together with presenting sponsor, The Children's Trust, announce the third annual launch of Young Talent Big Dreams, the most widespread local youth talent contest in Miami-Dade. Kids between the ages of 8-17 will compete for prizes ranging from performing arts scholarships, master classes with industry professionals, and cash awards to tickets to local attractions and theatres. County-wide competition begins in November, with auditions at five local theatres, and concludes with the semifinals and finals in April 2013. The contest will feature a total of five individual categories including; voice, dance, musical instrument, original spoken word and original vocal and/or instrumental composition, and group categories of six or less members including; dance, instrumental and rock/pop/jazz bands with vocals. Participation is free of charge and limited to residents of Miami-Dade County. (more...)