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The Grand 1894 Opera House Sets 2015-16 Performing Arts Season: THE PRODUCERS, RAGTIME & MoreThe Grand 1894 Opera House Sets 2015-16 Performing Arts Season: THE PRODUCERS, RAGTIME & More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2015

The Grand 1894 Opera House has just announced it new 2015-16 Performing Arts Season - A World of Entertainment and new subscriptions ( a minimum of four performances) may now be purchased on line. Single tickets for each performance - if available - will go on sale Monday, July 13th.  To view the entire new Performing Art Season and to order tickets online, visit www.thegrand.com.  For phone inquiries, please call the Box Office at 409.765.1894 or 800.821.1894. (more...)

Kat Edmonson Confirms North American Summer, Fall Tour DatesKat Edmonson Confirms North American Summer, Fall Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2015

Kat Edmonson plays summer festivals and confirms North American tour dates this Fall in support of her critically acclaimed album The Big|Brave Picture, available now on Sony Music Masterworks. Please see full tour dates below. (more...)

Andrea McArdle, Billie Holiday & More to Be Inducted Into Philadelphia Music Walk of FameAndrea McArdle, Billie Holiday & More to Be Inducted Into Philadelphia Music Walk of Fame
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2015

The Philadelphia Music Alliance (PMA) today announced that The Roots, Ray Benson of Asleep at the Wheel, Cinderella, The Trammps, Andrea McArdle, and WOGL air personality Harvey Holiday will be added to the Philadelphia Music Walk of Fame as members of its Class of 2015. The new honorees - along with previously announced Billie Holiday - have 16 Grammy Awards and a Tony Award nomination among them. They will be formally inducted together October 26, 2015 during afternoon ceremonies along the Avenue of the Arts and celebrated that evening with a special grand gala event. The PMA will be working in conjunction with Avenue of the Arts, Inc., to make all of its fall events extra special. (more...)

Spencer Theater Sets 2015 Summer SeasonSpencer Theater Sets 2015 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2015

Spencer Theater Summer Season 2015: There's something for everyone in the 18-event line-up, all staged with superior lighting and grand acoustics at the award-winning performance hall in Alto, NM. Pre-performance lobby buffets are offered ($20) before most every show, enabling patrons to easily enjoy a scrumptious hot meal with bar drinks before curtain time. (more...)

Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca, Anthony Rapp, JOSEPHINE & I and More Set for Joe's Pub, 4/1-12Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca, Anthony Rapp, JOSEPHINE & I and More Set for Joe's Pub, 4/1-12
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2015

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its nightly performances, April 1-12, 2015. Details below! (more...)

Gavin Creel, Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca and More Set for Joe's Pub, 3/25-4/5Gavin Creel, Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca and More Set for Joe's Pub, 3/25-4/5
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its nightly performances running March 25 - April 5, 2015. Details below! (more...)

2015 Ameripolitan Music Award Winners Announced at Paramount Theatre2015 Ameripolitan Music Award Winners Announced at Paramount Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2015

The 2nd Annual Ameripolitan Music Awards took place last night at the historic Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress Avenue in downtown Austin, presented by Lone Star and Fender Guitars, with winners in classic country music categories as Honky Tonk, Western Swing, Rockabilly and Outlaw. (more...)

The 2nd Annual Ameripolitan Music Awards to Play Paramount 2/17The 2nd Annual Ameripolitan Music Awards to Play Paramount 2/17
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2015

The 2nd Annual Ameripolitan Music Awards will be held Tuesday, February 17th, 8:00pm (Red Carpet from 6:00-7:30pm) at the historic Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress Avenue in downtown Austin, Texas. (more...)

Asleep At The Wheel's 'The Girl I Left Behind Me' Debuts on Relix; Bob Wills Tribute Album Out 3/3Asleep At The Wheel's 'The Girl I Left Behind Me' Debuts on Relix; Bob Wills Tribute Album Out 3/3
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2015

Today Relix is premiering Asleep at the Wheel's “The Girl I Left Behind Me” with The Avett Brothers from the upcoming Bob Wills tribute albumStill The King: Celebrating The Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys. “When [The Avetts] came in the studio they were primed and ready to roll,” says Ray Benson, frontman of Asleep at the Wheel. “The result is a joyous romp with hilarious lyrics!” Stream the track via Relix HERE. (more...)

CMT & Award-Winning Filmmakers Partner on New DocumentariesCMT & Award-Winning Filmmakers Partner on New Documentaries
by TV News Desk - Apr 2, 2014

CMT is making good on its promise to create a News & Docs division with an impressive slate of inaugural projects in development from critically acclaimed and award-winning producers including Ridley Scott and Morgan Spurlock, among others. (more...)

Company Freak, Jesus on the Mainline, Storm Large and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 4/6Company Freak, Jesus on the Mainline, Storm Large and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 4/6
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2014

Looking ahead at Joe's Pub at The Public, now, March 24, through April 6, performances will feature: VINCENT D'ONOFRIO & DANA LYN - TRANS FORMATIVE: AN EVENING OF SONGS THAT PROPEL US - PT WALKLEY - UBU SINGS UBU - CHARLES YANG - COMPANY FREAK - JUSTIN VIVIAN BOND - BRIDGET EVERETT - NEVER SLEEP ALONE - MATES OF STATE - JESUS ON THE MAINLINE / NATALIE CRESSMAN - CARMEN SOUZA - SUSANNA - KYRA MILLER - THE STRAY BIRDS - BEN WATT W/ BERNARD BUTLER - ROY NATHANSON & SOTTO VOCE - STORM LARGE - THE LOSERS LOUNGE - CHAMPAGNE JERRY - ISLE OF KLEZBOS and EARL DAX & FRIENDS. Details below! (more...)

Hullabaloo to Release 11th Album 'Shy Kid Blues' This MayHullabaloo to Release 11th Album 'Shy Kid Blues' This May
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2014

With a ten-year track record of glowing critical acclaim, having picked up fourteen national awards along the way, the beloved 'free-range, organic' duo Hullabaloo raises the bar even higher with their 11th studio CD (more...)

John Cameron Mitchell and Holly Hunter, Benji Hughes, Mates of State and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 3/30John Cameron Mitchell and Holly Hunter, Benji Hughes, Mates of State and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 3/30
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2014

Looking ahead at Joe's Pub at The Public, performances running today, March 18, through March 30 include: A WINGED VICTORY FOR THE SULLEN - JOHN CAMERON MITCHELL & HOLLY HUNTER - PAUL LOREN - FIRST ANNUAL FEMINIST BALL - FLAMENCO FESTIVAL 2014: SONIA OLLA's TIEMPO AL AIRE - MOBY DICK, PART III: THE BALLAD OF PIP - ARBOREA W/ CASSANDRA JENKINS - THE HOT SARDINES - BENJI HUGHES - FLAMENCO FESTIVAL 2014: SILVIA PEREZ CRUZ & RAUL FERNANDEZ REFREE's CRUZ MIRO - FUEL FANDANGO - OUR LADY J - VINCENT D'ONOFRIO & DANA LYN - TRANS FORMATIVE: AN EVENING OF SONGS THAT PROPEL US - PT WALKLEY - UBU SINGS UBU - CHARLES YANG - COMPANY FREAK - JUSTIN VIVIAN BOND - BRIDGET EVERETT - NEVER SLEEP ALONE - MATES OF STATE - JESUS ON THE MAINLINE / NATALIE CRESSMAN - CARMEN SOUZA. Details below! (more...)

BWW Interviews: kidsActing Artistic Director Dede Clark on LES MISERABLESBWW Interviews: kidsActing Artistic Director Dede Clark on LES MISERABLES
by Jeff Davis - Feb 27, 2014

BroadwayWorld Austin is pleased to share our Q&A with Dede Clark, Artistic Director of kidsActing, regarding their current production of LES MISERABLES. (more...)

The Grand 1894 Opera House Presents Asleep at the Wheel's SANTA LOVES TO BOOGIE TonightThe Grand 1894 Opera House Presents Asleep at the Wheel's SANTA LOVES TO BOOGIE Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2013

Nine-time Grammy winners Ray Benson and Asleep at the Wheel delivers Santa Loves to Boogie at The Grand 1894 Opera House for one not-to-miss holiday treat Today, December 21 at 8pm. With a repertoire that combines the band's most popular songs with holiday favorites and originals such as 'Christmas in Jail', 'Merry Texas Christmas Y'all', 'Pretty Paper', and many more performed in true eggnog -swinging style as only Asleep at the Wheel can deliver. This performance is part of Galveston's Passport to Holiday Magic activities and events. (more...)

The Grand 1894 Opera House to Present Asleep at the Wheel's SANTA LOVES TO BOOGIE, 12/21The Grand 1894 Opera House to Present Asleep at the Wheel's SANTA LOVES TO BOOGIE, 12/21
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2013

Nine-time Grammy winners Ray Benson and Asleep at the Wheel delivers Santa Loves to Boogie at The Grand 1894 Opera House for one not-to-miss holiday treat Saturday, December 21 at 8pm. With a repertoire that combines the band's most popular songs with holiday favorites and originals such as 'Christmas in Jail', 'Merry Texas Christmas Y'all', 'Pretty Paper', and many more performed in true eggnog -swinging style as only Asleep at the Wheel can deliver. This performance is part of Galveston's Passport to Holiday Magic activities and events. (more...)

HIGH COTTON: A TRIBUTE TO ALABAMA Country Compilation Album Out NowHIGH COTTON: A TRIBUTE TO ALABAMA Country Compilation Album Out Now
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2013

For the 40th anniversary of Country Music supergroup Alabama, Lightning Rod Records assembled a wide variety of artists to record covers of their hits and lesser-known album cuts. High Cotton: A Tribute To Alabama features artists ranging from legendary gospel blues group Blind Boys of Alabama to gritty Memphis rockers Lucero to country soul shouter JD McPherson who put their unique spin on the Alabama repertoire. (more...)

Carolyn Wonderland & Warren Hood Band to Play Bridge Street Live, 8/29Carolyn Wonderland & Warren Hood Band to Play Bridge Street Live, 8/29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2013

Carolyn Wonderland with The Warren Hood Band will play Bridge Street Live on Thursday August 29, 2013 at 8:00 PM. Tickets are $17 GA, $27 VIP, and available at http://41bridgestreet.inticketing.com/events/311232 (more...)

BWW Review: Asleep At the Wheel's A RIDE WITH BOB - A Fascinating TributeBWW Review: Asleep At the Wheel's A RIDE WITH BOB - A Fascinating Tribute
by Jeff Davis - Feb 21, 2013

Asleep at the Wheel's love letter to Bob Wills, the King of Western Swing, is a vibrant, fun, feel-good time. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Austin - Week of 2/17/2013Now Playing Onstage in Austin - Week of 2/17/2013
by BWW - Feb 17, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/17/2013 for Austin (more...)

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