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Photo Flash: LA Ballet Honors Lawrence Bender and Governor Gray Davis at Season 11 GalaPhoto Flash: LA Ballet Honors Lawrence Bender and Governor Gray Davis at Season 11 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2017

Los Angeles Ballet (LAB) celebrated its Season 11 Gala on Friday, April 21, 2017 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. This year's honorees were Academy Award® nominated film producer Lawrence Bender and Governor Gray Davis & Sharon Davis. (more...)

Los Angeles Ballet Gala to Honor Producer Lawrence Bender, Governor Gray Davis, and Sharon DavisLos Angeles Ballet Gala to Honor Producer Lawrence Bender, Governor Gray Davis, and Sharon Davis
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

Los Angeles Ballet (LAB) celebrates its Season 11 Gala on Friday, April 21, 2017 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. This year's honorees are Academy Award® nominated film producer Lawrence Bender and Governor Gray Davis & Sharon Davis. (more...)

FOX Announces Summer Premiere Dates for New & Returning SeriesFOX Announces Summer Premiere Dates for New & Returning Series
by TV News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

FOX is announcing summer premiere dates for new series LOVE CONNECTION, BEAT SHAZAM, THE F WORD WITH GORDON RAMSAY and SUPERHUMAN, as well as the returns of MASTERCHEF, AMERICAN GRIT and SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE. (more...)

Photo Flash: Leslie Caron & More At AN AMERICAN IN PARIS London PremierePhoto Flash: Leslie Caron & More At AN AMERICAN IN PARIS London Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

The critically acclaimed and multi award-winning new musical AN AMERICAN IN PARIS had its official London premiere tonight, Tuesday 21 March, at the beautifully restored Dominion Theatre. Christopher Wheeldon's stunning reinvention of the Oscar-winning film (that starred Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron) features the sublime music and lyrics of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a new book by Craig Lucas.  (more...)

ONE NIGHT FOR ONE DROP Draws a Star-Studded Turnout at Fifth Annual Philanthropy Event in Las Vegas, 3/3ONE NIGHT FOR ONE DROP Draws a Star-Studded Turnout at Fifth Annual Philanthropy Event in Las Vegas, 3/3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

On Friday, March 3, some of the biggest names in entertainment came together to support the fifth annual One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil®, raising funds and awareness to benefit critical water issues worldwide. Held inside the Zumanity Theatre at New York-New York Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, the star-studded event featured performances by multi-platinum selling vocal group The Tenors and Emmy Award-winning actor William Shatner, with additional performances by America's Got Talent (AGT) winner Grace VanderWaal, GRAMMY®-nominated rapper Redfoo from the Party Rock Crew, AGT finalist Malevo and more. (more...)

The Tenors, William Shatner, and More Raise Money for Water Issues at Cirque du Soleil's Annual Philanthropy EventThe Tenors, William Shatner, and More Raise Money for Water Issues at Cirque du Soleil's Annual Philanthropy Event
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2017

On Friday, March 3, some of the biggest names in entertainment came together to support the fifth annual One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil®, raising funds and awareness to benefit critical water issues worldwide. Held inside theZumanity Theatre at New York-New York Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, the star-studded event featured performances by multi-platinum selling vocal group The Tenors and Emmy Award-winning actor William Shatner, with additional performances by America's Got Talent (AGT) winner Grace VanderWaal, GRAMMY®-nominated rapper Redfoo from the Party Rock Crew, AGT finalist Malevo and more. (more...)

Tony Award-Winning Actor Ben Vereen Brings a Night of Career Highlights to The Ridgefield Playhouse on 5/21Tony Award-Winning Actor Ben Vereen Brings a Night of Career Highlights to The Ridgefield Playhouse on 5/21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2017

 The Ridgefield Playhouse and Ridgefield Magazine Broadway and Cabaret Series presents a night with the Legendary Tony Award-winning actor Ben Vereen on Sunday, May 21 at 8 p.m.  Ben Vereen's performances transcend time and are woven into the fabric of this country's artistic legacy. In this special evening, partially underwritten by Adam Broderick Salon and Spa,  you will take a whirlwind trip through Vereen's career and favorite songs - including numbers from Pippin (for which he won the Tony Award) and Jesus Christ Superstar, interspersed with loving and sometimes hilarious anecdotes about some of the Broadway greats he has worked with.  The night winds its way through various autobiographically-inspired segments.  Media sponsor for this special event is CPBN Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network. (more...)

Mary Murphy Returns as Judge of FOX's SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCEMary Murphy Returns as Judge of FOX's SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE
by TV News Desk - Mar 2, 2017

Mary Murphy will return as judge on the hit unscripted series SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE for its 14th season, premiering this summer on FOX. (more...)

14th Street Y & Bearded Ladies Productions to Present Y Cabaret14th Street Y & Bearded Ladies Productions to Present Y Cabaret
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

The Theater at the 14th Street Y & Bearded Ladies Productions present Y Cabaret, at the 14th Street Y, 344 E. 14th Street, NYC on March 6 & 7 at 7:30pm. (more...)

The Theater at the 14th Street Y and Bearded Ladies Productions Present Y CABARETThe Theater at the 14th Street Y and Bearded Ladies Productions Present Y CABARET
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

The Theater at the 14th Street Y & Bearded Ladies Productions present Y Cabaret, at the 14th Street Y, 344 E. 14th Street, NYC on March 6 & 7 at 7:30pm.  Tickets are $20 presale and $22 at the door. Tickets are available at www.14streety.org/ycabaret. (more...)

FOX Renews SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE for 14th Season, Premiering Summer 2017FOX Renews SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE for 14th Season, Premiering Summer 2017
by TV News Desk - Jan 30, 2017

FOX has renewed the Emmy Award-winning SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE for a 14th season. From 19 Entertainment and dick clark productions, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE will return this summer on FOX. (more...)

3-D Theatricals' ONCE ON THIS ISLAND to Sail to Redondo Beach and Cerritos PAC3-D Theatricals' ONCE ON THIS ISLAND to Sail to Redondo Beach and Cerritos PAC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

From the creators of Broadway's RAGTIME and SEUSSICAL, 3-D Theatricals will present the eight-time Tony nominated ONCE ON THIS ISLAND. (more...)

Works & Process at the Guggenheim announces The World Premiere of WORKING IN PROCESS/ NEW BODIESWorks & Process at the Guggenheim announces The World Premiere of WORKING IN PROCESS/ NEW BODIES
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2016

On Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 3pm and 7:30pm and Monday, November 14, 2016 at 7:30pm, Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents Working in Process/ New Bodies, the culmination and World Premiere of choreographer Jodi Melnick's Works & Process residency with dancers Sara Mearns, Jared Angle, and Gretchen Smith at the Guggenheim's Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Peter B. Lewis Theater. Melnick's work weaves dance, spoken text, and moderated discussion with Claudia La Rocco, with live music for harpsichord by composer Gyorgy Ligeti, violin by composer Heinrich Biber, and newly commissioned music by Robert Boston. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Flash' Star Matt Letscher Visits Today's HOME & FAMILYVIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Flash' Star Matt Letscher Visits Today's HOME & FAMILY
by TV News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

THE FLASH star Matt Letscher's visits Hallmark's HOME & FAMILY today (October 7). Matt talks about what it's like to play a hated super villain, how his professional acting career started, and he plays a game with hosts Mark Steines and Debbie Matenopoulos. (more...)

FIRST LOOK: 'Love Boat's Jill Whelan Guests on Today's HOME & FAMILYFIRST LOOK: 'Love Boat's Jill Whelan Guests on Today's HOME & FAMILY
by TV News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

LOVE BOAT star Jill Whelan's appears on Hallmark's 'Home & Family' today (October 6) to talk to hosts Mark Steines and Debbie Matenopoulos about celebrating her 50th birthday on board the real 'Love Boat' with her friends and family and she creates DIY spooky Halloween jars. (more...)

Winner Announced on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE: THE NEXT GENERATIONWinner Announced on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE: THE NEXT GENERATION
by TV News Desk - Sep 13, 2016

Last night, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE: THE NEXT GENERATION came to a thrilling conclusion when Kida Burns was named the winner during the live two-hour season finale on FOX. (more...)

Scoop: SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE: THE NEXT GENERATION on FOX - Monday, September 12, 2016Scoop: SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE: THE NEXT GENERATION on FOX - Monday, September 12, 2016
by - Sep 12, 2016

Get all the scoop on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE: THE NEXT GENERATION, airing on FOX on Monday, September 12, 2016! (more...)

Simon Fuller Hints at AMERICAN IDOL Return to FOX in 2018Simon Fuller Hints at AMERICAN IDOL Return to FOX in 2018
by TV News Desk - Sep 12, 2016

While accepting the trophy, series creator Simon Fuller hinted that plans are already underway to bring the show back to FOX in 2018. (more...)

Stars Celebrate the Dizzy Feet Foundation's 6th Annual CELEBRATION OF DANCE GalaStars Celebrate the Dizzy Feet Foundation's 6th Annual CELEBRATION OF DANCE Gala
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2016

The Dizzy Feet Foundation (DFF) presented the sixth annual 'Celebration of Dance' Gala at The Novo last night in Los Angeles. Julianne Hough, Derek Hough, Maddie Ziegler, Paula Abdul, Joely Fisher, Elizabeth Berkely, Mitzi Gaynor, Sir Matthew Bourne, Allison Holker, Piper Perabo and Kevin Zegers were among the celebrities that came to support DFF, a non-profit organization founded by Nigel Lythgoe (American Idol, So You Think You Can Dance)and director Adam Shankman(Hairspray, Rock of Ages), whose mission is to sponsor, fund and/or support access to and the quality of dance education programs that expose children in low-income areas to the lifelong benefits of dance education in the United States. (more...)

Top Four Finalists Continue on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCETop Four Finalists Continue on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE
by TV News Desk - Aug 30, 2016

With only the best of the best remaining in the competition, next week the dancers must give it their all to stay on top (more...)

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