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Gloucester Stage Gets Political!Gloucester Stage Gets Political!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Gloucester Stage Company invites all to a free watch party of the extraordinaryConcert For Americaat3pmonFriday, January 20at GSC, 267 East Main Street, Gloucester. Gloucester Stage will live stream this star studded benefit concert highlighting the diversity and hope that is America at its best from Town Hall in NYC.Some of Broadway's biggest stars are slated to perform including Chita Rivera, Kelli O'Hara, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Betty Buckley, Jessie Mueller Billy Porter, Sharon Gless, Andrea Martin, Bebe Neuwirth, Rosie O'Donnell, Rosie Perez, Lillias White, Judy Gold, Caroline Rhea, Stephanie Mills and Charles Busch. (more...)

The Town Hall Announces Spring 2017 Season with Concerts 2/9 - 5/5The Town Hall Announces Spring 2017 Season with Concerts 2/9 - 5/5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Smart, provocative and entertaining, The Town Hall's 2017 presenting season is an expansive, ambitious offering of literature, journalism, humor, music and film - all taking place in one of New York's most storied performance spaces. (more...)

Uproar Entertainment Releases New Stand Up Comedy CD 'Chillennial' by Feraz Ozel, Uniquely Hilarious, Passionate and BrilliantUproar Entertainment Releases New Stand Up Comedy CD 'Chillennial' by Feraz Ozel, Uniquely Hilarious, Passionate and Brilliant
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Feraz Ozel, a 'brown' comedian, is a light-hearted performer driven by passion, and intelligence, says Uproar Entertainment. His is a diverse and energetic brand of insightful comedy that connects with people from all walks of life. He prides himself on putting on a show that will make you laugh till it hurts, think about a few new things, and remember that regardless of our vast differences, we can all come together for a night of comedy. (more...)

Life Is Beautiful! Roundabout's CABARET to Play the Princess of Wales Theatre This WinterLife Is Beautiful! Roundabout's CABARET to Play the Princess of Wales Theatre This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

David Mirvish will present the national tour of Sam Mendes (Spectre, American Beauty) and Rob Marshall's (Into the Woods and Chicago, the films) Tony Award-winning production of CABARET. CABARET will play a strictly one-week engagement, February 14 - 19 at the Princess of Wales Theatre. (more...)

Jury Members Announced for 2017 Sundance Film FestivalJury Members Announced for 2017 Sundance Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

Sundance Institute will convene 24 experts in film, art, culture and science to award feature-length work shown at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival (more...)

Jena Friedman's 'American C*nt' Out in Digital Album Release 1/20Jena Friedman's 'American C*nt' Out in Digital Album Release 1/20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Jena Friedman's album version of her hour-long special will be available JANUARY 20th, Inauguration Day, on iTunes. (more...)

NO NAME... & A BAG O'CHIPS Comedy Shows to Welcome Miguel Dalmau and More This MonthNO NAME... & A BAG O'CHIPS Comedy Shows to Welcome Miguel Dalmau and More This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

'No Name... & A Bag O' Chips' comedy / variety show producer Eric Vetter recently announced two January 2017 shows at Otto's in Manhattan. (more...)

David Rasche and Kecia Lewis to Lead THE SKIN OF OUR TEETH at Theatre for a New AudienceDavid Rasche and Kecia Lewis to Lead THE SKIN OF OUR TEETH at Theatre for a New Audience
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

Theatre for a New Audience has announcedthe performance schedule, cast and creative team for director Arin Arbus's new staging of Thornton Wilder's comic masterpiece The Skin of Our Teeth, the first major New York production since 1998. (more...)

Mad Horse Theatre Company Heats Up January with Sci-Fi Thriller THE NETHER by Jennifer HaleyMad Horse Theatre Company Heats Up January with Sci-Fi Thriller THE NETHER by Jennifer Haley
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Mad Horse Theatre Company ushers in 2017 with Jennifer Haley' THE NETHER,a thrilling play that shines a stark light on how we negotiate a world hurtling technologically forward, and explores the moral and ethical questions that emerge along with those advancements. (more...)

Sandra Bernhard, Mo Rocca, Molly Ringwald and More Coming Up This Winter at Joe's PubSandra Bernhard, Mo Rocca, Molly Ringwald and More Coming Up This Winter at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2016

Joe's Pub at The Public has just announced nightly performances from December 21 - January 3. (more...)

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with the Men Behind The Kinsey SicksBWW Interview: Theatre Life with the Men Behind The Kinsey Sicks
by Elliot Lanes - Dec 19, 2016

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Photo Flash: Holy Father! First Look at Wesley Taylor in AN ACT OF GOD at Denver CenterPhoto Flash: Holy Father! First Look at Wesley Taylor in AN ACT OF GOD at Denver Center
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

Denver Center for the Performing Arts Broadway/Cabaret recently welcomed Wesley Taylor, Broadway star and fan favorite in the NBC TV show 'Smash', as God in the new comedy AN ACT OF GOD,making its Denver debut at the Garner Galleria Theatre this fall. BroadwayWorld has a first look at Taylor in character below! (more...)

Steven J. Burge to Play Heavenly Father After Wesley Taylor Departs AN ACT OF GOD in DenverSteven J. Burge to Play Heavenly Father After Wesley Taylor Departs AN ACT OF GOD in Denver
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

Denver Center for the Performing Arts Broadway/Cabaret announces today that Wesley Taylor, Broadway star and fan favorite in the NBC TV show 'Smash,' will play God through January 22. Steven J. Burge will assume the role of God starting January 24. (more...)

Vice President Joe Biden to Return to CBS's LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT, 12/6Vice President Joe Biden to Return to CBS's LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT, 12/6
by TV News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

In his first talk show appearance since the 2016 presidential election, Vice President Joe Biden will return to THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT, Tuesday, Dec. 6 (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

Vancouver's Comedy Festival, JFL NorthWest, In Association with SiriusXM, Returns For Ten Glorious Days of LaughterVancouver's Comedy Festival, JFL NorthWest, In Association with SiriusXM, Returns For Ten Glorious Days of Laughter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Vancouver's comedy festival, JFL NorthWest, presented in association with SiriusXM, returns for a second year of mid-winter laughs from Thursday, February 16 to Saturday, February 25, 2017 at multiple venues across Vancouver. Announced today, the 2017 JFL NorthWest lineup includes: (more...)

Justin Sayre Celebrates New Comedy CD THE GAY AGENDA at UnCabaret in L.A.Justin Sayre Celebrates New Comedy CD THE GAY AGENDA at UnCabaret in L.A.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

The Meeting* hosted byJustin Sayre-themonthlygathering of theInternational Order of Sodomites,the centuries-old organization which sets the mythic Gay Agenda-will celebrate Sayre's debut comed album "The Gay Agenda"with a special night atUNCABARETatAu Lac(710 West FirstStreet, LA 90012) onSunday, December 4at8:00 PM. (more...)

Inaugural Episode of 'Real Talk / Kip Talk' at the Abrons Arts CenterInaugural Episode of 'Real Talk / Kip Talk' at the Abrons Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

REAL TALK / KIP TALK is a series of live talk shows about the state of contemporary performance in New York City, conceived and hosted by Kippy Winston, media mogul, Internet sensation, and citizen of the world. (more...)

'Real Talk / Kip Talk' at Abrons Arts Center'Real Talk / Kip Talk' at Abrons Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

REAL TALK / KIP TALK is a series of live talk shows about the state of contemporary performance in New York City, conceived and hosted by Kippy Winston, media mogul, Internet sensation, and citizen of the world. (more...)

REAL TALK / KIP TALK Series to Launch Next Month at Abrons Arts CenterREAL TALK / KIP TALK Series to Launch Next Month at Abrons Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

REAL TALK / KIP TALK is a series of live talk shows about the state of contemporary performance in New York City, conceived and hosted by Kippy Winston, media mogul, Internet sensation, and citizen of the world. (more...)

VIDEO: Jon Steward Explains Why Donald Trump is a 'Repudiation of Republicans'VIDEO: Jon Steward Explains Why Donald Trump is a 'Repudiation of Republicans'
by TV News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

In his first interview since the election he spoke with CBS THIS MORNING' co-host Charlie Rose on his new book about the more than 16 years he spent at Comedy Central, but he was also quick to give his post-election analysis. (more...)

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