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Nominees Announced for 5th Avenue Awards Honoring High School Musical TheaterNominees Announced for 5th Avenue Awards Honoring High School Musical Theater
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

The 5th Avenue Theatre has announced the nominees for the 14th annual 5th Avenue Awards Honoring High School Musical Theater. (more...)

BET to Premiere Original Documentary STAY WOKE: THE BLACK LIVES MATTER MOVEMENT, 5/26BET to Premiere Original Documentary STAY WOKE: THE BLACK LIVES MATTER MOVEMENT, 5/26
by TV News Desk - May 17, 2016

Directed and produced by Laurens Grant (Black Panthers - Vanguard of the Revolution) and executive produced by actor/activist Jesse Williams (Grey's Anatomy) the BET original documentary STAY WOKE: THE BLACK LIVES MATTER MOVEMENT,' will have its broadcast premiere on Thursday, May 26 at 9 PM ET/PT. (more...)

City Year Joins Comcast NBCUniversal for 15th Annual Comcast Cares DayCity Year Joins Comcast NBCUniversal for 15th Annual Comcast Cares Day
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2016

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Robert Cuccioli, Kendra Kassebaum, Justin Gregory Lopez to Lead Revised PAINT YOUR WAGON in Seattle; Full Cast Announced!Robert Cuccioli, Kendra Kassebaum, Justin Gregory Lopez to Lead Revised PAINT YOUR WAGON in Seattle; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2016

The 5th Avenue Theatre presents an exciting new 'revisal' of the sweeping saga Lerner & Loewe's PAINT YOUR WAGON. Featuring an all-new book by Pulitzer Prize nominee John Marans, this show has taken an incredible journey over the last five years from developmental workshops to The 5th Avenue stage this season. And BroadwayWorld is happy to report that the company has just announced the full cast and creative team. (more...)

Scoop: TODAY 4/25 - 5/6 on NBCScoop: TODAY 4/25 - 5/6 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Apr 22, 2016

Get all the scoop on TODAY 4/25 - 5/6, airing on NBC (more...)

Scoop: TODAY 4/18 - 4/29 on NBCScoop: TODAY 4/18 - 4/29 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Apr 15, 2016

Get all the scoop on TODAY 4/18 - 4/29, airing on NBC (more...)

Kennedy Center to Livestream EVERY 28 HOURS PLAYS PreviewKennedy Center to Livestream EVERY 28 HOURS PLAYS Preview
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2016

As part of the kick-off event for the 2016 Kennedy Center (KC) American College Theater Festival, a special preview of the EVERY 28 HOURS PLAYS will be performed and livestreamed as part of KC's Millennium Stage Series. The preview consists of an excerpt of the collection with more than 30 one-minute plays inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, with participation by theater makers and institutions across the nation and showcases the creative outcome of a community outreach residency in Ferguson and St. Louis County, Missouri in the fall of 2015. (more...)

SIX CHARACTERS IN SEARCH OF AN AUTHOR to Play Park Square's Andy Boss Thust StageSIX CHARACTERS IN SEARCH OF AN AUTHOR to Play Park Square's Andy Boss Thust Stage
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2016

Park Square presents Wonderlust Production's Six Characters In Search Of An Author: an engagement of Pirandello's 94 year old, world-rocking, classic through the lens of social media, celebrity, and unscripted TV in an original reality television show, The Maze. Audiences aren't just coming to a play; they'll be the live, in-studio guests during filming for a reality show, and live-tweeting throughout. (more...)

UW Drama to Confront Police Brutality with Kia Corthron's FORCE CONTINUUMUW Drama to Confront Police Brutality with Kia Corthron's FORCE CONTINUUM
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2016

The University of Washington School of Drama continues their 75th Anniversary Season with playwright and novelist Kia Corthron's explosive socio-political drama, Force Continuum. Second-year MFA directing candidate Malika Oyetimein will helm the project, which she chose for very personal reasons. (more...)

Pair of CAG Winners Awarded Avery Fisher Grants
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2016

Two Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition winners have been awarded Avery Fisher career grants, a cash prize given to young artists on the verge of major careers. This year grants of $25,000 are presented to violinists Alexi Kenney, Tessa Lark, and Sean Lee, cellist Jay Campbell, and pianist George Li. (more...)


by Krista Garver - Mar 18, 2016

When Jackie Sibblies Drury wrote WE ARE PROUD TO PRESENT A PRESENTATION ABOUT THE HERERO OF NAMIBIA, FORMERLY KNOWN AS SOUTHWEST AFRICA, FROM THE GERMAN SUDWESTAFRIKA, BETWEEN THE YEARS 1884-1915 (yes, that's the complete title), in 2012, she couldn't have known the maelstrom that would be upon us in 2016. Since the shooting of Michael Brown led to protests in Ferguson, Missouri, race relations in the United States have been declining. According to a survey, they're currently at their worst in recent history. (more...)

SHOWTUNES Theatre Company to Stage FINIAN'S RAINBOWSHOWTUNES Theatre Company to Stage FINIAN'S RAINBOW
by BWW News Desk - Feb 29, 2016

SHOWTUNES Theatre Company leaps over the rainbow and finds a pot of gold with the second concert of their 16th season. The rarely produced FINIAN'S RAINBOW runs just after St. Patrick's Day, for two performances, March 19 at 8pm and March 20 at 2pm in Benaroya Hall's Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall. This 70-year-old musical is filled with beautiful songs and powerful themes that resonate today with renewed depth and relevance. (more...)

Hallmark Movies & Mysteries to Premiere Emotional Drama WHITE HOT, 4/17Hallmark Movies & Mysteries to Premiere Emotional Drama WHITE HOT, 4/17
by TV News Desk - Feb 26, 2016

From the pages of Sandra Brown, the author of sixty seven New York Times best sellers, comes the crackling suspense and fiery emotional drama WHITE HOT, starring Shenae Grimes-Beech (more...)

The New Black Fest Sets 2016 Lineup at The LarkThe New Black Fest Sets 2016 Lineup at The Lark
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2016

The Lark, a 22-year-old play development lab dedicated to expanding the range of perspectives represented on stage in the United States, is proud to announce the continuation of its partnership with The New Black Fest, a theater organization celebrating provocative storytelling, film and discussion from the African Diaspora. (more...)

CHF Debuts New Annual Spring FestivalCHF Debuts New Annual Spring Festival
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2016

The Chicago Humanities Festival (CHF) announces the launch of the 2016 Spring Festival,Style, with more than 20 programs taking place in and around Chicago April 28-May 1. Exploring how style shapes who we are as individuals and what we value across cultures, CHF is making the bold statement, 'style matters.'  (more...)

Salon Performances & More to Accompany 'Artistic Furniture of the Gilded Age' at the Metropolitan MuseumSalon Performances & More to Accompany 'Artistic Furniture of the Gilded Age' at the Metropolitan Museum
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2016

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Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts to Welcome Grammy Nominee The Robert Glasper Trio, 3/19Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts to Welcome Grammy Nominee The Robert Glasper Trio, 3/19
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2016

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Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces Sets New Performances, Talks for Spring 2016 SeasonMetropolitan Museum of Art Announces Sets New Performances, Talks for Spring 2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2016

The Metropolitan Museum recently announced new performances and talks as part of the spring 2016 season. Leading with live arts by visionary artists, the 2015-16 season has presented unexpected and adventurous offerings in new spaces, and this spring, that line of singular programming will continue with newly added events. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Norm Lewis Celebrates the Season with A SWINGIN' CHRISTMAS- Watch Highlights!BWW TV Exclusive: Norm Lewis Celebrates the Season with A SWINGIN' CHRISTMAS- Watch Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 25, 2015

Norm Lewis finished his Feinstein's/54Below 5 night run last night, on Christmas Eve. Norm's show, NORM LEWIS WISHES YOU A SWINGIN' CHRISTMAS, played to packed houses and the venue had an amazing week, with Michael Feinstein also making his debut at the newly namesaked club, doing the 7:00 P.M. shows and Norm conquering the 9:30 slot. By the way, Mr. Feinstein plays through the 30th, while Norm enjoys his Christmas Holiday and then can find him at the Smith Center in Las Vegas, on New Year's Eve with friends Patina Miller, Capathia Jenkins, Eric Bergen and Clint Holmes. (more...)

BWW Review: NORM LEWIS' Swingin' Christmas Show Strives For Hominess At Feinstein's 54 BelowBWW Review: NORM LEWIS' Swingin' Christmas Show Strives For Hominess At Feinstein's 54 Below
by Alix Cohen - Dec 23, 2015

With a song list comprised partially of holiday numbers, partially of high points in his Broadway career having nothing to do with Christmas, and partially of--I don't know, how would you categorize “Fever” in this context?--Norm Lewis is making his debut at Feinstein's/54 Below this week (9:30 shows continue tonight and tomorrow night) in a show called 'Norm Lewis Wishes You a Swingin' Christmas,' directed by veteran Broadway actor/singer/dancer Richard Jay-Alexander. (more...)

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