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La MaMa Opens 53rd Season with TEMPEST 3, Begin. 10/2La MaMa Opens 53rd Season with TEMPEST 3, Begin. 10/2
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

La MaMa - the world-renowned theatre complex in the heart of New York City's East Village - today announced the cast for its first production of its 53rd Season entitled "LA MAMA EARTH," featuring works that raise awareness of world ecology and social justice both locally and globally. The centerpiece will be three diverse, international productions and adaptations of William Shakepeare's The Tempest from the US, Korea and Italy. All performances will be at the Ellen Stewart Theatre (66 East 4th Street, between Bowery & 2nd Avenue). (more...)

La MaMa Announces 2014-15 Season, Includes New Works by La Bute, Peggy Shaw, and a Trio of Environmental TEMPESTSLa MaMa Announces 2014-15 Season, Includes New Works by La Bute, Peggy Shaw, and a Trio of Environmental TEMPESTS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2014

La MaMa - the world-renowned theatre complex located on East 4th Street in New York City's East Village - will begin its 53rd year this fall with a timely-themed season entitled "LA MAMA EARTH," featuring works that raise awareness of world ecology and social justice both locally and globally. (more...)

The Paley Center for Media Board Names Maureen J. Reidy as President and CEOThe Paley Center for Media Board Names Maureen J. Reidy as President and CEO
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2014

NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The Paley Center for Media announced today that its Board of Trustees has appointed Maureen Reidy as president and chief executive officer, effective immediately. Ms. Reidy previously held the role of chief marketing officer and acting chief operating officer at the Paley Center. (more...)

PrivCo's Top 10 U.S. Cities for Private Tech M&A in 2014 PrivCo's Top 10 U.S. Cities for Private Tech M&A in 2014
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2014

NEW YORK, NY - PrivCo has just released its 2014 Private Tech Company M&A Research Report: 'The Top 100 Acquirers Of U.S. Private Tech Companies In 2013: The Most Active Acquirers, The Companies They Acquired, What They Paid, Top 10 Target Company Cities, Financial and Law Firm Deal Advisor League Tables, and More.' Included in this comprehensive, 400-plus page report are exclusive rankings of the Top U.S. Cities For Private Tech M&A, based on the number of private tech companies acquired in 2013. PrivCo has provided its Exclusive Top 10 Rankings below, with Silicon Valley ranking as the #1 metro area with 281 acquisitions in 2013. Ranked just behind it were New York (#2) & San Diego (#3). (more...)

ArtPlace America's Jamie L. Bennett Speaks at Wilmington Renaissance Corp's 2014 Meeting TodayArtPlace America's Jamie L. Bennett Speaks at Wilmington Renaissance Corp's 2014 Meeting Today
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2014

Wilmington Renaissance Corporation (WRC) is pleased to announce Jamie L. Bennett, Executive Director of ArtPlace America based in New York City, as its keynote speaker at WRC's Annual Meeting: Creating Place - Live, Work, Play & Learn, being held today, May 6, 2014, from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at World Cafe Live at The Queen, 500 N. Market Street, Wilmington. (more...)

ArtPlace America's Jamie L. Bennett to Speak at Wilmington Renaissance Corp's 2014 Meeting, 5/6ArtPlace America's Jamie L. Bennett to Speak at Wilmington Renaissance Corp's 2014 Meeting, 5/6
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2014

Wilmington Renaissance Corporation (WRC) is pleased to announce Jamie L. Bennett, Executive Director of ArtPlace America based in New York City, as its keynote speaker at WRC's Annual Meeting: Creating Place Live, Work, Play & Learn, being held on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at World Cafe Live at The Queen, 500 N. Market Street, Wilmington. (more...)

Cabaret in Pictures: 1998-2004Cabaret in Pictures: 1998-2004
by Roundabout Theatre Company - Mar 19, 2014

We dug through our archives to unveil the history our 1998 revival of Cabaret. Take a look through the years as we trace back to the first preview of our multi award-winning production. (more...)

Off-Broadway's HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER Celebrates Chinese New Year TomorrowOff-Broadway's HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER Celebrates Chinese New Year Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2014

Off-Broadway's hit comedy HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER is celebrating the Chinese New Year with a special added 1:30pm matinee tomorrow (Saturday) at the new Screening Room Theater at Planet Hollywood Times Square, 1540 Broadway (entrance on 45th Street just east of Broadway). Written and performed by Margaret Copeland and Kevin James Doyle, HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER began performances August 22, 2012 at Sofia's Downstairs Theater where the show played to packed houses for more than a year. The production reopened at Planet Hollywood on October 19, 2013 to unanimous rave reviews. Due to overwhelming demand, the producers of HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER recently put a new block of seats on sale through April 26th. (more...)

Off-Broadway's HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER to Play Holiday Performances Tonight & TomorrowOff-Broadway's HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER to Play Holiday Performances Tonight & Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2014

Off-Broadway's hit comedy HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER will play two special added holiday performances tonight (Thursday) at 7pm and tomorrow at 1:30pm at the new Screening Room Theater at Planet Hollywood Times Square, 1540 Broadway (entrance on 45th Street just east of Broadway). Written and performed by Margaret Copeland and Kevin James Doyle, HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER began performances August 22, 2012 at Sofia's Downstairs Theater where the show played to packed houses for more than a year. The production reopened at Planet Hollywood on October 19, 2013 to unanimous rave reviews. Due to overwhelming demand, the producers of HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER recently put a new block of seats on sale through April 26th. (more...)

Photo Flash: NYC Parks Cuts Ribbon on Fort Washington Park RestorationPhoto Flash: NYC Parks Cuts Ribbon on Fort Washington Park Restoration
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2013

NYC Parks Commissioner Veronica M. White today joined City Council Members Robert Jackson and local youths to cut the ribbon on a new playground and ballfields in Fort Washington Park in northern Manhattan, one of eight regional parks being transformed under PlaNYC, the City's long-term plan for a greener, greater New York. The regional parks help address the need for open space for the City's growing population. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER Plays Two Holiday Performances TodayHOW TO BE A NEW YORKER Plays Two Holiday Performances Today
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2013

Off-Broadway's hit comedy HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER will play two special added holiday performances today (Sunday) at 1:30 & 7 PM at the new Screening Room Theater at Planet Hollywood Times Square, 1540 Broadway (entrance on 45th Street just east of Broadway). Written and performed by Margaret Copeland and Kevin James Doyle, HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER began performances August 22, 2012 at Sofia's Downstairs Theater where the show played to packed houses for more than a year. The production reopened at Planet Hollywood on October 19, 2013 to unanimous rave reviews. Due to overwhelming demand, the producers of HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER recently put a new block of seats on sale through April 26th. (more...)

HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER Celebrates 200th Performance Off-Broadway TonightHOW TO BE A NEW YORKER Celebrates 200th Performance Off-Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2013

Off-Broadway's hit comedy HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER will celebrate its 200th performance tonight (Friday) at 7pm at the new Screening Room Theater at Planet Hollywood Times Square, 1540 Broadway (entrance on 45th Street just east of Broadway). Written and performed by Margaret Copeland and Kevin James Doyle, HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER began performances August 22, 2012 at Sofia's Downstairs Theater where the show played to packed houses for more than a year. The production reopened at Planet Hollywood on October 19, 2013 to unanimous rave reviews. Due to overwhelming demand, the producers of HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER recently put a new block of seats on sale through April 26th. (more...)

HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER to Play Special Holiday Performances Tonight, SundayHOW TO BE A NEW YORKER to Play Special Holiday Performances Tonight, Sunday
by BWW News Desk - Dec 26, 2013

Off-Broadway's hit comedy HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER will play three special added holiday performances this week at the brand new Screening Room Theater at Planet Hollywood Times Square, 1540 Broadway (entrance on 45th Street just east of Broadway). The additional performances will be tonight at 7pm and Sunday at 1:30 & 7pm. Written and performed by Margaret Copeland and Kevin James Doyle, HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER began performances August 22, 2012 at Sofia's Downstairs Theater where the show played to packed houses for more than a year. The production reopened at Planet Hollywood on October 19, 2013 to unanimous rave reviews. Due to overwhelming demand, the producers of HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER recently put a new block of seats on sale through April 26th. (more...)

HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER to Play Special Holiday Performances Next WeekHOW TO BE A NEW YORKER to Play Special Holiday Performances Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2013

Off-Broadway's hit comedy HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER will play three special added holiday performances next week at the brand new Screening Room Theater at Planet Hollywood Times Square, 1540 Broadway (entrance on 45th Street just east of Broadway). The additional performances will be Thursday, December 26th at 7pm and Sunday, December 29th at 1:30 & 7pm. Written and performed by Margaret Copeland and Kevin James Doyle, HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER began performances August 22, 2012 at Sofia's Downstairs Theater where the show played to packed houses for over a year. The production recently reopened at Planet Hollywood on October 19th to unanimous rave reviews. (more...)

Mosaic's 2014 New Years Resolution Campaign, 'Put Solar On It,' Invites Everyone to Join Mark Ruffalo and Social Leaders in Pledging to Take a Building Solar This YearMosaic's 2014 New Years Resolution Campaign, 'Put Solar On It,' Invites Everyone to Join Mark Ruffalo and Social Leaders in Pledging to Take a Building Solar This Year
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2013

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Mosaic, the first US company to crowdsource investments for solar projects, is kicking off 2014 with a New Years Resolution campaign to 'Put Solar On It.' Anyone can pledge online at PutSolarOnIt.com to put solar on a local home, school, place of worship, business, or other property. Throughout 2014, Mosaic will provide people with the tools and network they need to make their pledge a reality. (more...)

NYC Parks to Re-Open Brownsville Recreation Center Pool After $1.9 Million in ImprovementsNYC Parks to Re-Open Brownsville Recreation Center Pool After $1.9 Million in Improvements
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2013

Brooklyn Parks Commissioner Kevin Jeffrey will join Borough President Marty Markowitz and Council Member-elect Inez Barron to reopen the Brownsville Recreation Center pool after a $1.9 million renovation. After the ribbon cutting, center members of varying ages will jump in the pool and Parks Aquatics Instructors will lead a water aerobics class. It's all set for tomorrow, Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 11 a.m. (more...)

Author Mirta Ojito & More Set for Next METROFOCUSAuthor Mirta Ojito & More Set for Next METROFOCUS
by TV News Desk - Dec 17, 2013

A new edition of the award-winning MetroFocus premieres in the New York metro area tonight, December 18 at 7:30 p.m. on WLIW21 and Thursday, December 19 at 8:30 p.m. on THIRTEEN and at 10:30 p.m. on NJTV. (more...)

C40 Announces New Milestones in Leadership and FundingC40 Announces New Milestones in Leadership and Funding
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2013

Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes begins tenure as C40 Chair; Former Chair New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg named President of C40 Board; Former London Mayoral Adviser and Director of ARUP Mark Watts appointed as C40 Executive Director; C40 announces new Board of Directors, including outgoing Executive Director Jay Carson; Strategic funding commitments by CIFF, Realdania and Bloomberg Philanthropies (more...)

HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER Extends Through April 26 Off-BroadwayHOW TO BE A NEW YORKER Extends Through April 26 Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

Due to overwhelming demand, the producers of Off-Broadway's hit comedy HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER today put a new block of seats on sale through April 26th. Written and performed by Margaret Copeland and Kevin James Doyle, HOW TO BE A NEW YORKER began performances August 22, 2012 at Sofia's Downstairs Theater where the show played to packed houses for more than a year. The production recently reopened at the brand new Screening Room Theater at Planet Hollywood Times Square, 1540 Broadway (entrance on 45th Street just east of Broadway). (more...)

Smoking Out Fake IDs for Tobacco Purchases by Underage SmokersSmoking Out Fake IDs for Tobacco Purchases by Underage Smokers
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2013

PORT TOWNSEND, Wash., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Smoking is the leading preventable cause of death in the U.S., according to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Because many adult smokers began smoking during adolescence, preventing teenagers from trying cigarettes is critical. Virtually all American students receive anti-smoking education, and there has been no weakening of restrictions on tobacco advertising. The cost of cigarettesusually a strong predictor of declines in teen smokingcontinues to rise. Still, more than 40 percent of today's high school students have tried smoking before they graduate, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (more...)

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