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Guess Who's Coming to Dinner - Meet the Full Cast of DISGRACED on Broadway!Guess Who's Coming to Dinner - Meet the Full Cast of DISGRACED on Broadway!
by Meet the Cast - Oct 23, 2014

The Pulitzer Prize winning play Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar makes its Broadway premiere tonight, October 23, starring Hari Dhillon (star of the acclaimed London's Bush Theatre production), Gretchen Mol ('Boardwalk Empire'), Karen Pittman (Domesticated) and Josh Radnor ('How I Met Your Mother'). Scroll down to learn more about the full cast and watch interviews with the company below! (more...)

'GUARDIANS', LOOKING, Azalea Among 2014 NEW NOW NEXT Award Nominees; Full List Announced!'GUARDIANS', LOOKING, Azalea Among 2014 NEW NOW NEXT Award Nominees; Full List Announced!
by TV News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

LOGO TV today announced the categories and nominations for the annual 'New Now Next Awards,' the definitive farewell party for 2014 and predictor to who and what will dominate pop culture in the year to come. (more...)

LOGO TV'S NEW NOW NEXT AWARDS Adds Theater Category; HEDWIG, Cranston & More Among NomineesLOGO TV'S NEW NOW NEXT AWARDS Adds Theater Category; HEDWIG, Cranston & More Among Nominees
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

Logo TV today announced the categories and nominations for the annual “New Now Next Awards,” the definitive farewell party for 2014 and predictor to who and what will dominate pop culture in the year to come. (more...)

Photo Flash: New York City Children's Theater Announces New Name, 2014-15 SeasonPhoto Flash: New York City Children's Theater Announces New Name, 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

New York City elected officials Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, Staten Island Deputy Borough President Ed Burke, WPIX's Emmy-award winning 'Morning News' host Sukanya Krishnan and other esteemed friends and supporters attended a press reception where New York City Children's Theater (formerly Making Books Sing) announced their new name and 2014-15 season on Tuesday, October 21st at the Vineyard Theater. Scroll down for photos from the announcement! (more...)

Tovah Feldshuh, John Lloyd Young, Sharon McNight and More Set for Feinstein's at the Nikko in DecemberTovah Feldshuh, John Lloyd Young, Sharon McNight and More Set for Feinstein's at the Nikko in December
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

Feinstein's at the Nikko is proud to announce the upcoming lineup for December 2014. Performers include Tony Award nominee Tovah Feldshuh, Tony Award winner John Lloyd Young, "American Idol's" Kimberley Locke, Tony Award nominee -- and San Francisco legend -- Sharon McNight, "America's Got Talent's" Shawn Ryan, Dave Damiani & the No Vacancy Orchestra with special guest Renee Olstead & Landau Eugene Murphy, Jr., San Francisco's favorite Russian redhead Katya-Smirnoff-Skyy, crooner Russ Lorenson, Bay Area jazz singer Yvonne Flores and more! (more...)

City Lights Celebrates the Centennial of the WWI Christmas Truce With World-Premiere Play TRUCE: A CHRISTMAS WISH FROM THE GREAT WARCity Lights Celebrates the Centennial of the WWI Christmas Truce With World-Premiere Play TRUCE: A CHRISTMAS WISH FROM THE GREAT WAR
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

A hundred years ago on the battlefields of France, World War I soldiers on both sides of the lines set down their weapons in an impromptu Christmas ceasefire. They shared handshakes, cigarettes, rations, and soccer games. They sang carols together. (more...)

'TWAS THE NIGHT and THE ELVES AND THE TOYMAKER Come to Studio East for the Holidays'TWAS THE NIGHT and THE ELVES AND THE TOYMAKER Come to Studio East for the Holidays
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Now in its 14th year, 'Twas the Night... is a hilarious musical spin on this country's most famous holiday poem, 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, and has become a cherished holiday tradition for many Eastside and Seattle area families. This year, Storybook Theater also presents a new holiday tradition in Kirkland, The Elves and the Toymaker, a musical comedy based on the classic fable, written for the Storybook Theater crowd. (more...)

Rehearsals Start Tomorrow for POCATELLO at Playwrights Horizons; Crystal Finn Completes CastRehearsals Start Tomorrow for POCATELLO at Playwrights Horizons; Crystal Finn Completes Cast
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Rehearsals begin tomorrow, Tuesday, October 21 for the Playwrights Horizons production of POCATELLO, the world premiere of a new play by Obie, Drama Desk and Lortel awards winner and 2014 MacArthur Foundation 'Genius' grantee Samuel D. Hunter (The Whale at PH, The Few, A Bright New Boise). Directed by Davis McCallum (The Whale at PH, The Few, London Wall, A Bright New Boise, Water by the Spoonful), the play will be the third production of the theater company's 2014/2015 Season. (more...)

Parson's Nose to Present THE PIED PIPER OF HAMLIN, 11/1-23Parson's Nose to Present THE PIED PIPER OF HAMLIN, 11/1-23
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

Parson's Nose Theater (PNT) continues their 2014-15 Season with their first Full Production, The Pied Piper of Hamlin (A Musical), an original piece from Artistic Director, Lance Davis, based off an Eastern European Folk Tale. (more...)

New York Deaf Theatre's 35th Anniversary Season to Open with THE STRANGE CASE OF DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDENew York Deaf Theatre's 35th Anniversary Season to Open with THE STRANGE CASE OF DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

New York Deaf Theater, the longest running company of its kind in New York City, under the Artistic Direction of James W. Guido, will celebrate its 35th anniversary season with a new spin on Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale, THE STRANGE CASE OF DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE. Adapted by Noah Smith, the production is told in American Sign Language (ASL) and spoken English for deaf and hearing audiences. Previews begin on Friday, November 7th at the June Havoc Theatre (Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex - 1st floor). The official opening is on Tuesday, November 11th at 7:30PM. Marlee Faye Koenigsberg directs. (more...)

FOREVER'S END to Be Released on VOD/DVD & Blu-ray, 11/25FOREVER'S END to Be Released on VOD/DVD & Blu-ray, 11/25
by Movies News Desk - Oct 10, 2014

Devolver Digital Films is proud to announce the cable and digital VOD releases of the compelling award-winning psychological drama, Forever's End. (more...)

Ana Gasteyer to Lead Northwestern University's 2014 Homecoming ParadeAna Gasteyer to Lead Northwestern University's 2014 Homecoming Parade
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2014

Broadway, TV and film actress and Northwestern University alumna Ana Gasteyer, a former cast member of the popular Emmy Award-winning late night television sketch comedy show 'Saturday Night Live' (SNL) will return to campus Friday, Oct. 17, to serve as grand marshal of the University's 2014 Homecoming Parade. (more...)

Cody Lovaas to Perform for Poway High School Students, 10/15Cody Lovaas to Perform for Poway High School Students, 10/15
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2014

The 2014 Best New Artist winner, surfer, singer/songwriter and teen heartthrob, Cody Lovaas, will stroke the heartstrings of many high school students with a live performance and assembly to promote Performing Arts in schools, and discuss his 'Natural High' or alternative to drug and alcohol abuse by doing what he loves - music! This assembly, presented as part of the Poway Center for the Performing Arts Foundation's Arts in Education Initiative, will take place at the Poway Center for the Performing Arts on Wednesday, October 15 at 10:00 AM. Sponsored by Taylor Guitars and Natural High, Cody Lovaas will share his love of music and improving the world with fellow teens in our community. (more...)

Playwrights Horizons Now Accepting Online Lottery Entries for GRAND CONCOURSE's First PreviewPlaywrights Horizons Now Accepting Online Lottery Entries for GRAND CONCOURSE's First Preview
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2014

Playwrights Horizons is now accepting entries for its popular LIVEforFIVE online lottery for up to two $5 tickets each to the world premiere of GRAND CONCOURSE, a new play by playwright and two-time Obie Award-winning actress Heidi Schreck (There Are No More Big Secrets, Creature, Showtime's "Nurse Jackie"), directed by Kip Fagan (The Revisionist, Asuncion). (more...)

Tongue in Cheek Theater Productions to Stage THE INN AT LAKE DEVINE in 2015Tongue in Cheek Theater Productions to Stage THE INN AT LAKE DEVINE in 2015
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2014

Tongue in Cheek Theater Productions (Jake Lipman, producing artistic director) will adapt the popular novel, The Inn at Lake Devine by Elinor Lipman (Vintage Contemporaries) into a full-length play over 2015, culminating with a three-week performance run October 7-24, 2015 in midtown NYC. (more...)

Brian d'Arcy James, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Leslie Odom Jr. & More to Join Lin-Manuel Miranda in HAMILTON at The PublicBrian d'Arcy James, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Leslie Odom Jr. & More to Join Lin-Manuel Miranda in HAMILTON at The Public
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2014

The Public Theater announced a four-week extension for the world premiere musical HAMILTON, with book, music, and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Inspired by the book 'Alexander Hamilton' by Ron Chernow and directed by Thomas Kail, HAMILTON begins performances on Tuesday, January 20 and was originally scheduled to close on Sunday, February 22. The musical will now run an additional four weeks to Sunday, March 22, with an official press opening on Tuesday, February 17. (more...)

Zach Braff to Helm New MTV Dark Comedy SELF PROMOTIONZach Braff to Helm New MTV Dark Comedy SELF PROMOTION
by TV News Desk - Oct 1, 2014

Zach Braff, who recently made his Broadway debut in 'Bullets Over Broadway' will helm a pilot for a new MTV dark comedy titled SELF PROMOTION. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Ocean State Theatre Delights with Sparkling MY FAIR LADYBWW Reviews: Ocean State Theatre Delights with Sparkling MY FAIR LADY
by Veronica Bruscini - Sep 27, 2014

Ocean State Theatre's outstanding production MY FAIR LADY is one of the company's finest offerings to date. Thoroughly polished and professional through and through, this is a not-to-be-missed performance. (more...)

Beck Center to Present [title of show], 10/10-11/16Beck Center to Present [title of show], 10/10-11/16
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2014

Beck Center for the Arts presents [title of show] - yes, that is the title - October 10 through November 16, 2014 in the intimate Studio Theater. Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Beck Center is located at 17801 Detroit Avenue in Lakewood. Tickets are now on sale. There is no show on Saturday, October 18. (more...)

Poetic Theater's BACK to Begin Previews on 10/17Poetic Theater's BACK to Begin Previews on 10/17
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2014

Poetic Theater Productions, under the direction of Co-Artistic Directors' Jeremy Karafin and Alex Mallory, has announced that it will stage the world premiere of BACK, a new play written by Mickey Bolmer and directed by Andrew Willis-Woodward, that celebrates and mourns the history of Greenwich Village through the lives and stories of Frank O'Hara, Cookie Mueller, Hibiscus, Nan Goldin and Aaron Burr, among others. BACK features production design by Rachel Klein and begins previews on Friday, October 17th at 8PM at the cell, 338 West 23rd St. The official opening is on Thursday, October 23rd at 8PM. (more...)

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