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Peter Serkin, Stefan Jackiw and Jay Campbell Headline 2017 Opening Concert at Music MountainPeter Serkin, Stefan Jackiw and Jay Campbell Headline 2017 Opening Concert at Music Mountain
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Music Mountain, America's Oldest Continuing Summer Chamber Music Festival, launches its 88th Season on Sunday, June 11th with the Opening Concert & Reception featuring the incomparable pianist Peter Serkin along with Stefan Jackiw, Violin, and Jay Campbell, Cello. (more...)

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of LOVE IN IDLENESS on Opening Night at the Apollo!BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of LOVE IN IDLENESS on Opening Night at the Apollo!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 26, 2017

Following a sold-out run at the Menier Chocolate Factory, Trevor Nunn's revival of Terence Rattigan's brilliant comedy Love in Idleness has just transferred to the Apollo Theatre. Click below to hear what the company had to say on opening night! (more...)

A&E to Present Documentaries BIGGIE: THE LIFE OF NOTORIOUS B.I.G. and WHO KILLED TUPAC? This JuneA&E to Present Documentaries BIGGIE: THE LIFE OF NOTORIOUS B.I.G. and WHO KILLED TUPAC? This June
by TV News Desk - May 24, 2017

A&E Network will premiere the definitive documentary BIGGIE: THE LIFE OF NOTORIOUS B.I.G. as the inaugural project airing under the recently relaunched 'Biography' banner (more...)

Richard X. Heyman Releasing 12th AlbumRichard X. Heyman Releasing 12th Album
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

2017 finds Richard X. Heyman releasing his twelfth album Incognito - 14 brand-new songs incorporating the many talents of the veteran singer, songwriter, multi- instrumentalist and DIY recording pioneer, including forays into blues, funk and folk alongside his signature melodic pop gems. (more...)

Two New Play Commissions Announced at Artists RepTwo New Play Commissions Announced at Artists Rep
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Artists Repertory Theatre has extended two play commissions, as part of the company's ambitious new play development program Table|Room|Stage (T|R|S). (more...)

Music Mountain Opens 88th Summer of Chamber & Twilight MusicMusic Mountain Opens 88th Summer of Chamber & Twilight Music
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

Chamber & Jazz music enthusiasts will want to mark their calendars for the start of Music Mountain's 88th Season! Music Mountain President, Nicholas Gordon announced America's oldest continuing summer chamber music festival will kick off on June 11th with a summer featuring Beethoven and favorite Piano Quintets! The Summer Season will also welcome the award-winning clarinetist Oskar Espina-Ruiz as the new Artistic Director for the organization. Concerts are scheduled through September 17th. (see full chamber & twilight music schedules below) (more...)

Photo Flash: LOVE IN IDLENESS Celebrates Opening Night at the Apollo TheatrePhoto Flash: LOVE IN IDLENESS Celebrates Opening Night at the Apollo Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

Following a sold-out run at the Menier Chocolate Factory, Trevor Nunn's revival of Terence Rattigan's brilliant comedy Love in Idleness has just transferred to the Apollo Theatre. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening festivities below! (more...)

Exclusive Video: Get A First Look At Stratford's GUYS AND DOLLSExclusive Video: Get A First Look At Stratford's GUYS AND DOLLS
by Alan Henry - May 15, 2017

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at The Stratford Festival's production of GUYS AND DOLLS directed by Donna Feore. Check out the extended 'Crapshooters' dance sequence below, featuring a 19 piece orchestra playing the 1992 Broadway revival orchestrations for the first time ever since that production. (more...)

Rooftop Films Announces 2017 Summer Series SlateRooftop Films Announces 2017 Summer Series Slate
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

???????Rooftop Films is excited to announce programming for the 2017 Summer Series, presented by SundanceTV. This year's series will take place May 19th to August 19th featuring more than 45 outdoor screenings in more than 10 spectacular venues, with live music, special enhancements and the best new, independent films from around the world. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

The Menier Chocolate Factory today announces that Charlotte Spencer joins Eve Best, Edward Bluemel, Anthony Head, Vivienne Rochester and Nicola Sloane in Terence Rattigan's Love in Idleness as it transfers to the Apollo Theatre for a strictly limited season. (more...)

Civic Ensemble presents BALTIMORE - A Play About Race on a College CampusCivic Ensemble presents BALTIMORE - A Play About Race on a College Campus
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

Civic Ensemble, in partnership with the Cornell University Department of Performing and Media Arts, presents Kirsten Greenidge's Baltimore, a contemporary play about racism on a college campus. (more...)

BWW Review: Artists Rep's Frontier Series Ends with Gripping Contemplation of RODNEY KINGBWW Review: Artists Rep's Frontier Series Ends with Gripping Contemplation of RODNEY KING
by Krista Garver - Apr 25, 2017

RODNEY KING is a powerful, highly relevant, piece of theatre/poetry written and performed by Roger Guenveur Smith. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Stecher and Horowitz Foundation Gala Honors MSM President & OthersPhoto Coverage: Stecher and Horowitz Foundation Gala Honors MSM President & Others
by Stephen Sorokoff - Apr 24, 2017

As with all Stecher and Horowitz events it's all about the music and helping gifted young pianists navigate the demanding career they have chosen.  This years annual gala at the legendary architectural landmark University Club in New York City was attended by some of New York's most respected a accomplished citizens who share the Foundation's mission and who have a love of classical music.   (more...)

TV One to Present New Original Documentary Series EVIDENCE OF INNOCENCE, Hosted by Attorney Benjamin CrumpTV One to Present New Original Documentary Series EVIDENCE OF INNOCENCE, Hosted by Attorney Benjamin Crump
by TV News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

TV One announced yesterday that production is underway for the new documentary series, EVIDENCE OF INNOCENCE, hosted by Attorney Benjamin Crump, which will profile the unbelievable true stories of individuals who were convicted of crimes they didn't commit, the journey each endured to have their cases overturned and the challenge to rebuild their lives. (more...)

TV One to Expand Morning News, Current Affairs & Lifestyle Line-Up with 2017-18 ProgrammingTV One to Expand Morning News, Current Affairs & Lifestyle Line-Up with 2017-18 Programming
by TV News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

Showcasing its 4Q17-2018 programming line-up to the advertising community, TV One unveiled a very focused slate of originals during its annual Upfront presentation at Current located in Chelsea Piers last week. (more...)

City Year Joins Comcast NBCUniversal for 16th Annual Comcast Cares DayCity Year Joins Comcast NBCUniversal for 16th Annual Comcast Cares Day
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

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Put On a Happy Face for BYE BYE BIRDIE at Rivertown TheatersPut On a Happy Face for BYE BYE BIRDIE at Rivertown Theaters
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

Put on your poodle skirts, petticoats, ponytails and pompadours and oh yes, a happy face and join the gang at Rivertown Theaters for one of the '50s/ '60s favorite musicals - Bye Bye Birdie - running May 5 - 21. (more...)

Rev. Sekou and The North Mississippi Allstars to Bring Protest Music to PawlingRev. Sekou and The North Mississippi Allstars to Bring Protest Music to Pawling
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

Rev. Sekou is touring in support of North Mississippi Allstars and his debut album 'In Times Like These', which will be released on May 5th. He will play an upcoming show in Pawling on May 13th at Daryl's House Club with the North Mississippi Allstars. (more...)

Civic Ensemble Springs Into April And May With Exciting CollaborationsCivic Ensemble Springs Into April And May With Exciting Collaborations
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

This spring Civic Ensemble joins The Cherry, Cornell University's Department of Performing and Media Arts, Hangar Theatre, and Kitchen Theatre Company to bring three provocative new productions to Ithaca audiences. (more...)

BWW Review: MADCO's 40th Anniversary Results in Amazing Production of FREEDOMBWW Review: MADCO's 40th Anniversary Results in Amazing Production of FREEDOM
by Chris Gibson - Apr 3, 2017

Before the performance of MADCO's FREEDOM took place the four choreographers who created this piece, along with Executive and Artistic Director Stacy West, took the stage to discuss the genesis of their work, and to take questions from the packed audience who gathered to witness these amazing segments. Drawing on research from Washington University's Olin Library for historical perspective, combined with the death in 2014 of Michael Brown in Ferguson, each choreographer created a unique experience that reflected on the theme of civil rights. This is an extremely timely production that was very well received by the audience in attendance. This is MADCO's 40th anniversary, and a short video which played before the dancers took the stage reinforced the vast array of incredibly talented people who have been involved in the company both onstage and off. The performance itself featured four different takes on the issues mentioned above, and it was a huge triumph. (more...)

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