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Photo Coverage: JITNEY Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway!Photo Coverage: JITNEY Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway!
by Walter McBride - Jan 20, 2017

The long-awaited Broadway debut of August Wilson's Jitney, directed by Tony Award winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson (The Piano Lesson, Seven Guitars, Gem of the Ocean), opened just last night at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). This production completes August Wilson's ten-play The American Century Cycle on Broadway. (more...)

Come Enjoy Some Dr. Seuss and Holiday Family Fun at YPT!Come Enjoy Some Dr. Seuss and Holiday Family Fun at YPT!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2016

Young People's Theatre (YPT) has been overwhelmed by the response to Seussical by critics and audience members alike, with performances selling out! There are still a few good seats available up to and including Holliday Week -- but you need to act fast. Best seats and prices can be found at 11am performances. (more...)

Photo Flash: Young People's Theatre Presents SEUSSICALPhoto Flash: Young People's Theatre Presents SEUSSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

Young People's Theatre is proud to present a brand new production of Seussical. An all-time favourite at YPT, this fantastical musical exemplifies the philosophy that 'a person's a person no matter how small'. It's a Seuss-a-deussical treat for the Holidays! (more...)

Brand New Production SEUSSICAL to Return to Young People's TheatreBrand New Production SEUSSICAL to Return to Young People's Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

Young People's Theatre is proud to present a brand new production of Seussical. An all-time favourite at YPT, this fantastical musical exemplifies the philosophy that "a person's a person no matter how small". It's a Seuss-a-deussical treat for the Holidays! (more...)

John Legend to Guest Star on New Season of WGN America's UNDERGROUNDJohn Legend to Guest Star on New Season of WGN America's UNDERGROUND
by TV News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

Academy Award(R) and Golden Globe(R) winner and ten-time Grammy Award(R) winning singer-songwriter John Legend will guest star in the highly anticipated second season of UNDERGROUND, created by Misha Green and Joe Pokaski, it was announced today by WGN America. (more...)

UPDATE: Nova Southeastern University Opens New Center for Collaborative ResearchUPDATE: Nova Southeastern University Opens New Center for Collaborative Research
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

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Nova Southeastern University Opens New Center for Collaborative ResearchNova Southeastern University Opens New Center for Collaborative Research
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

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UNDERGROUND Set as First Public Program at Smithsonian's Oprah Winfrey TheaterUNDERGROUND Set as First Public Program at Smithsonian's Oprah Winfrey Theater
by TV News Desk - Sep 16, 2016

The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture will host a screening of the critically acclaimed original series 'Underground,' Monday, Sept. 26, at 7 p.m. in the Oprah Winfrey Theater (more...)

National Museum of African American History and Culture Presents WGN America's Critically Acclaimed TV Series 'Underground' Sept. 26National Museum of African American History and Culture Presents WGN America's Critically Acclaimed TV Series 'Underground' Sept. 26
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2016

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'Harriet Tubman' to Be Featured in Season 2 of WGN America's Hit Series UNDERGROUND'Harriet Tubman' to Be Featured in Season 2 of WGN America's Hit Series UNDERGROUND
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

Not only will Harriet Tubman grace the face of the new $20 bill, but she will also have a starring role in WGN America's hit series UNDERGROUND, from Sony Pictures Television, which begins production on season two in Savannah, Georgia (more...)

Renowned Abolitionist Harriet Tubman Leads The Way In Season Two Of WGN America's Trailblazing Series, 'Underground' From Sony Pictures Television; Aisha Hinds Cast InRenowned Abolitionist Harriet Tubman Leads The Way In Season Two Of WGN America's Trailblazing Series, 'Underground' From Sony Pictures Television; Aisha Hinds Cast In
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

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Renowned Abolitionist Harriet Tubman Leads The Way In Season Two Of WGN America's Trailblazing Series, 'Underground' From Sony Pictures Television; Aisha Hinds Cast InRenowned Abolitionist Harriet Tubman Leads The Way In Season Two Of WGN America's Trailblazing Series, 'Underground' From Sony Pictures Television; Aisha Hinds Cast In
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

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WGN America's UNDERGROUND Celebrated at 2016 Joint Convention in Washington DCWGN America's UNDERGROUND Celebrated at 2016 Joint Convention in Washington DC
by TV News Desk - Aug 9, 2016

WGN America's critically acclaimed, hit series UNDERGROUND was highlighted last Friday, August 5 at the joint convention for the National Association of Black Journalists and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists in Washington, D.C. (more...)

WGN America's UNDERGROUND Receives 3 Cablefax Program AwardsWGN America's UNDERGROUND Receives 3 Cablefax Program Awards
by TV News Desk - Aug 5, 2016

WGN America's acclaimed series UNDERGROUN, which follows a courageous group of American heroes who attempt a daring flight to freedom from slavery, was honored with three Cablefax Program Awards (more...)

Pop to Premiere Second Season of Docu-Series SING IT ON, TodayPop to Premiere Second Season of Docu-Series SING IT ON, Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2016

Capturing the heart and soul of collegiate a cappella and what it takes to win the ICCA competition, Pop has teamed up with executive producers John Legend's Get Lifted Film Co., Sharp Entertainment and CORE Media Group, to bring television viewers a second season of SING IT ON (more...)

Acclaimed WGN America Drama UNDERGROUND Featured at NAACP's 107th Annual ConventionAcclaimed WGN America Drama UNDERGROUND Featured at NAACP's 107th Annual Convention
by TV News Desk - Jul 13, 2016

WGN America's acclaimed series UNDERGROUND, which follows a courageous group of American heroes who attempt a daring flight to freedom from slavery, has teamed with the 107th NAACP Annual Convention, July 17-18 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (more...)

Stars of WGN America's UNDERGROUND Take Center Stage at 2016 Essence FestivalStars of WGN America's UNDERGROUND Take Center Stage at 2016 Essence Festival
by TV News Desk - Jul 7, 2016

A crowd of cheering fans greeted WGN America's UNDERGROUND stars Aldis Hodge ('Noah'), Alano Miller ('Cato') and Amirah Vann ('Ernestine'), and director and executive producer Anthony Hemingway, as the celebrated group took center stage at the 2016 Essence Festival (more...)

Pop to Premiere Second Season of Docu-Series SING IT ON, 7/27Pop to Premiere Second Season of Docu-Series SING IT ON, 7/27
by TV News Desk - Jun 29, 2016

Capturing the heart and soul of collegiate a cappella and what it takes to win the ICCA competition, Pop has teamed up with executive producers John Legend's Get Lifted Film Co., Sharp Entertainment and CORE Media Group, to bring television viewers a second season of SING IT ON (more...)

Cast of WGN America's UNDERGROUND Headed to 2016 Essence FestivalCast of WGN America's UNDERGROUND Headed to 2016 Essence Festival
by TV News Desk - Jun 23, 2016

The celebrated stars and director of WGN America's Underground Railroad thriller 'Underground,' one of the most highly acclaimed television series of the year, will take center stage at the 2016 Essence Festival, the nation's premier showcase for African American music and culture. Aldis Hodge (Noah), Alano Miller (Cato), and Amirah Vann (Ernestine), with noted director and executive producer Anthony Hemingway, will discuss the phenomenon the record-breaking series 'Underground' has become, during a not-to-be missed panel discussion at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center ?on Friday, July 1 from 12:15 p.m. - 12:35 p.m. Following the main stage experience, lucky 'Underground' fans will be able to meet the cast and director during an exclusive Fan Zone event. (more...)

VIDEO: John Legend Talks New Off-Broadway Play TURN ME LOOSEVIDEO: John Legend Talks New Off-Broadway Play TURN ME LOOSE
by TV News Desk - May 20, 2016

Music superstar John Legend stopped by NBC's TODAY to talk about his new off-Broadway show TURN ME LOOSE, based on the life of 1960s comic Dick Gregory. (more...)

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