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'140 CHARACTERS' Set for Dixon Place, 5/28'140 CHARACTERS' Set for Dixon Place, 5/28
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

Written and co-directed by Broadway veteran Daniel J. Watts and Frack Theatre, 140 Characters is a new documentary play exploring one of the defining moments in this nation's recent history. The death of unarmed African American teen Michael Brown galvanized the public conversation around police violence towards black men, and to a greater extent, the oppression still encountered by people of color on a daily basis. The shooting and ensuing public outcry captured the attention of America and the world through social media. Using tweets from real life characters, 140 Characters moves this hashtag war out from behind the screen and brings it to life on stage. (more...)

5th Avenue Award Nominees Announced; Ceremony Set for June 85th Avenue Award Nominees Announced; Ceremony Set for June 8
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

The 5th Avenue Theatre is pleased to announce the nominees for its 13th annual 5th Avenue Awards: Honoring High School Musical Theater. (more...)

GAMING IN COLOR Documentary Coming to VOD 5/19GAMING IN COLOR Documentary Coming to VOD 5/19
by Movies News Desk - May 4, 2015

Devolver Digital Films and MidBoss are proud to announce the digital VOD release of the entertaining and informative feature documentary, Gaming In Color, which explores the queer side of gaming. (more...)

GAMING IN COLOR Documentary Explores Queer Gaming; Out on VOD, 5/19GAMING IN COLOR Documentary Explores Queer Gaming; Out on VOD, 5/19
by Movies News Desk - May 1, 2015

Devolver Digital Films and MidBoss are proud to announce the digital VOD release of the entertaining and informative feature documentary, Gaming In Color, which explores the queer side of gaming. (more...)

Janet Langhart Cohen's ANNE & EMMETT to Run 5/7-9 at MetroStageJanet Langhart Cohen's ANNE & EMMETT to Run 5/7-9 at MetroStage
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2015

Janet Langhart Cohen, an Emmy-award nominated journalist and civil rights activist, will bring her timely play, "Anne & Emmett," to the MetroStage theater. Running Thursday, May 7 through Saturday, May 9, the one-act play is an imaginary conversation between Anne Frank and Emmett Till, both victims of racial and religious intolerance and hatred. Acclaimed director Thomas W. Jones II ("The Islands" "Bessie's Blues") will direct the piece, with the belief it will help add to the dialogue around these issues. (more...)

City Year Joins Comcast NBCUniversal for 14th Annual Comcast Cares DayCity Year Joins Comcast NBCUniversal for 14th Annual Comcast Cares Day
by TV News Desk - Apr 24, 2015

City Year once again joins forces with Comcast NBCUniversal for the 14th Annual Comcast Cares Day, on Saturday, April 25. (more...)

BET Networks Announce Upcoming Programming ScheduleBET Networks Announce Upcoming Programming Schedule
by TV News Desk - Apr 24, 2015

BET Networks announced its upcoming programming schedule for BET and Centric at its annual Upfront presentation. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Matt Doyle, Sydney Shepherd  and More in 5th Avenue Theatre's JASPER IN DEADLANDSTAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Matt Doyle, Sydney Shepherd and More in 5th Avenue Theatre's JASPER IN DEADLAND
by Stage Tube - Apr 17, 2015

The 5th Avenue Theatre presents the sensational new musical Jasper in Deadland under the direction of the giftedBrandon Ivie. Starring as Jasper and his guide to the Underworld, Gretchen are The Book of Mormon's Matt Doyleand New York-based actress and musician Sydney Shepherd. Joining them on this mystical journey are Andi Alhadeff, Kyle Bernbach, Jared Michael Brown, Kyle Robert Carter, Taryn Darr, Sarah Rose Davis, Frederick Hagreen, Louis Hobson,Diana Huey, Brandi Chavonne Massey, Caety Sagoian andEvan Woltz. Check out a sneak peek below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Rehearsals for 5th Avenue Theatre's JASPER IN DEADLAND Starring Matt DoylePhoto Flash: Sneak Peek at Rehearsals for 5th Avenue Theatre's JASPER IN DEADLAND Starring Matt Doyle
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2015

The 5th Avenue Theatre presents the sensational new musical Jasper in Deadland under the direction of the gifted Brandon Ivie. Starring as Jasper and his guide to the Underworld, Gretchen are The Book of Mormon's Matt Doyleand New York-based actress and musician Sydney Shepherd. Joining them on this mystical journey are Andi Alhadeff, Kyle Bernbach, Jared Michael Brown, Kyle Robert Carter, Taryn Darr, Sarah Rose Davis, Frederick Hagreen, Louis Hobson,Diana Huey, Brandi Chavonne Massey, Caety Sagoian andEvan Woltz. (more...)

Cast Announced for FERGUSON at the OdysseyCast Announced for FERGUSON at the Odyssey
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2015

A cast of 13 veterans of stage, film and television has been announced for the world premiere of FERGUSON by journalist and documentary filmmaker Phelim McAleer. Nick DeGruccio will direct four dramatized staged readings for Theatre Verite Collective as a guest production at the Odyssey Theatre, April 26-29. (more...)

Cellist Nicholas Canellakis to Make Carnegie Hall Debut with American Symphony Orchestra & Leon Botstein, 4/19Cellist Nicholas Canellakis to Make Carnegie Hall Debut with American Symphony Orchestra & Leon Botstein, 4/19
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2015

The critically acclaimed young cellist Nicholas Canellakis will make his Carnegie Hall Stern Auditorium debut on April 19, 2015, at 2pm as soloist with the American Symphony Orchestra under its music director, Leon Botstein. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for JASPER IN DEADLAND, Starring Matt Doyle, at 5th Avenue TheatreFull Cast Announced for JASPER IN DEADLAND, Starring Matt Doyle, at 5th Avenue Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2015

A fiercely talented cast of Broadway and Seattle stars start rehearsal this week for The 5th Avenue Theatre's sensational new musical Jasper in Deadland under the direction of the gifted Brandon Ivie. Starring as Jasper and his guide to the Underworld, Gretchen are The Book of Mormon's Matt Doyle and New York-based actress and musician Sydney Shepherd. Joining them on this mystical journey are Andi Alhadeff, Kyle Bernbach, Jared Michael Brown, Kyle Robert Carter, Taryn Darr, Sarah Rose Davis, Frederick Hagreen, Louis Hobson, Diana Huey, Brandi Chavonne Massey, Caety Sagoian and Evan Woltz. (more...)

Staged Reenactment of Michael Brown Shooting Set for Odyssey Theatre, 4/26-29Staged Reenactment of Michael Brown Shooting Set for Odyssey Theatre, 4/26-29
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2015

Would you indict Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown? The controversial shooting will be reenacted on stage in FERGUSON, a new play based on actual grand jury witness testimony. Written by journalist and documentary filmmaker Phelim McAleer and presented by Theatre Verite Collective, four performances of FERGUSON take place as a guest production at the Odyssey Theatre, April 26 through April 29. The audience is the jury. How will you vote? (more...)

John Lindsey Hickman Releases A BLACK BEAR KILLERJohn Lindsey Hickman Releases A BLACK BEAR KILLER
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

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VIDEO: Sneak Peek - HBO News Magazine VICE Returns for Season 3 TonightVIDEO: Sneak Peek - HBO News Magazine VICE Returns for Season 3 Tonight
by TV News Desk - Mar 6, 2015

The dynamic news show VICE kicks off its 14-edition third season FRIDAY, MARCH 6 (11:00-11:45 p.m. ET/PT), immediately following “Real Time with Bill Maher,” (more...)

Tony Winner Anika Noni Rose to Star in CBS Civil Rights Crime Drama FOR JUSTICETony Winner Anika Noni Rose to Star in CBS Civil Rights Crime Drama FOR JUSTICE
by TV News Desk - Mar 4, 2015

Tony Award winner Anika Noni Rose (A Raisin in the Sun) has signed on for the lead role in the CBS civil rights crime drama drama pilot FOR JUSTICE. (more...)

Jeff Zeleny Joins CNN as Senior Washington CorrespondentJeff Zeleny Joins CNN as Senior Washington Correspondent
by TV News Desk - Mar 3, 2015

Pre-eminent political journalist Jeff Zeleny has been named CNN senior Washington correspondent, it was announced today by Sam Feist, CNN senior vice president and Washington bureau chief. (more...)

BROOKLYN QUARTET Opens 3/18 at The Medicine Show TheatreBROOKLYN QUARTET Opens 3/18 at The Medicine Show Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2015

After two years of development, both as a solo work and as an ensemble piece, Rock WILK's new play, Brooklyn Quartet, directed by Stephen Bishop Seely, will debut on March 18th, and run for 10 performances at The Medicine Show Theatre, 549 West 52nd Street, Third Floor, New York, New York 10019. (more...)

HBO's Emmy-Winning News Magazine Show VICE to Return for Third Season, 3/2HBO's Emmy-Winning News Magazine Show VICE to Return for Third Season, 3/2
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2015

?The dynamic news show VICE kicks off its 14-edition third season FRIDAY, MARCH 6 (11:00-11:45 p.m. ET/PT), immediately following “Real Time with Bill Maher,” (more...)

Montego Glover, Michael Potts, & More Celebrate Black History Month with Actors' Equity AssociationMontego Glover, Michael Potts, & More Celebrate Black History Month with Actors' Equity Association
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

When asked how she keeps moving forward through the hard times this industry undoubtedly possesses, Montego Glover remembered how she got through her Broadway debut. (more...)

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