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John Legend's Song 'In America' from UNDERGROUND Released TodayJohn Legend's Song 'In America' from UNDERGROUND Released Today
by TV News Desk - Jun 12, 2017

Academy AwardŽ, Golden GlobeŽ winner and ten-time Grammy AwardŽ winning visionary John Legend has released "In America," a new, original song featured in WGN America's hit TV series "Underground," produced by Sony Pictures Television. (more...)

WGN America Cancels Pre-Civil War Drama UNDERGROUND After 2 SeasonsWGN America Cancels Pre-Civil War Drama UNDERGROUND After 2 Seasons
by TV News Desk - May 31, 2017

WGN America has canceled its pre-Civil War historical drama UNDERGROUND after two seasons. The series follows the lives of runaway slaves and abolitionists who fight for freedom and create what became known as the UNDERGROUND Railroad. (more...)

Ben Platt, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, OSLO & More Win at the Drama League Awards!Ben Platt, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, OSLO & More Win at the Drama League Awards!
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

This afternoon, Broadway's brightest gathered at the Marriott Marquis Times Square to celebrate this years Drama League Awards nominees for Outstanding Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, and the much-coveted Distinguished Performance Award. (more...)

Season 2 of Critically Drama UNDERGROUND Debuts on DVD 7/11Season 2 of Critically Drama UNDERGROUND Debuts on DVD 7/11
by TV News Desk - May 15, 2017

The harrowing journey to freedom along the Underground Railroad continues when the critically acclaimed drama, UNDERGROUND: SEASON TWO, debuts on DVD July 11 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. (more...)

Breaking: DEAR EVAN HANSEN, GREAT COMET & More Earn Drama League Awards Nominations; Check Out the Full List!Breaking: DEAR EVAN HANSEN, GREAT COMET & More Earn Drama League Awards Nominations; Check Out the Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

The Drama League has announced the 2017 Drama League Awards Nominees for Outstanding Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, and the much-coveted Distinguished Performance Award. Scroll down for the full list of nominees! (more...)

Cast of WGN America's UNDERGROUND Set for Live Tweeting Experience TonightCast of WGN America's UNDERGROUND Set for Live Tweeting Experience Tonight
by TV News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

UNDERGROUND fans everywhere can experience the exhilarating season two premiere of the hit Underground Railroad thriller right alongside the show's cast and creative team, for a special 'tweet up' viewing experience (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - WGN America Presents Underground Railroad Documentary Special BREAKING FREEVIDEO: First Look - WGN America Presents Underground Railroad Documentary Special BREAKING FREE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2017

In advance of the second season premiere of WGN America's hit original series 'Underground,' on WEDNESDAY, March 8 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT, fans are getting a chance to go behind the scenes with the cast and crew in an all new documentary, BREAKING FREE. (more...)

WGN America Releases First Look of John Legend as Renowned Abolitionist Frederick Douglass in Season Two of 'Underground'WGN America Releases First Look of John Legend as Renowned Abolitionist Frederick Douglass in Season Two of 'Underground'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2017

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VIDEO: First Look - WGN America's UNDERGROUND S2 to Feature Original Song from John LegendVIDEO: First Look - WGN America's UNDERGROUND S2 to Feature Original Song from John Legend
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

The highly anticipated second season premiere of WGN America's hit series UNDERGROUND will feature a new, original song from series executive producer John Legend entitled, 'In America,' (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - WGN America Presents Underground Railroad Documentary Special BREAKING FREEVIDEO: First Look - WGN America Presents Underground Railroad Documentary Special BREAKING FREE
by TV News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

In advance of the second season premiere of WGN America's hit original series 'Underground,' on WEDNESDAY, March 8 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT, fans are getting a chance to go behind the scenes with the cast and crew in an all new documentary, BREAKING FREE. (more...)

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...)

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