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The Killdares to Play State Fair of Texas
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

The veteran act brings their unique combination of Celtic Rock to the Dr. Pepper stage at one of the oldest and largest state fairs in the country featuring music from the brand new CD “Steal The Sky” digitally released September 23rd. (more...)

Launchpad Digital Health - Backs Five Companies, Funded & Achieving Liftoff
by BWW News Desk - Sep 03, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO-SOMA DISTRICT, Calif., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Launchpad Digital Health (www.launchpdh.com) today announced that it has funded its first five companies. These exciting digital health companies, managed by terrific entrepreneurs, are now launching their products. These are truly high quality companies preparing for the rigors of the healthcare marketplace, and they meet the standards we set for our next generation accelerator. (more...)

Review Roundup: Signature Theatre's SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
by Review Roundups - Aug 27, 2014

Signature Theatre is proud to present Sunday in the Park with George, the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award®-winning musical, directed by Signature Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Dreamgirls, The Threepenny Opera). Running in the MAX Theatre through September 21, the Stephen Sondheim/James Lapine classic is the first production of Signature Theatre's 25th Anniversary. (more...)

Celtic Rockers The Killdares to debut New CD 'Steal The Sky' for Hometown Dallas Crowd
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2014

Prior to their official CD release September 26th where they'll also be celebrating their 15th anniversary of their extraordinary annual run at the State Fair of Texas, performing five shows a day for 24 days (120 in all!), The Killdares have decided to give their dedicated hometown fan base a taste of what's to come with their seventh release...and newest studio release since 2008. The band will be performing at The Granada Theater September 5th and will be giving away free copies of the new CD Steal The Sky to all those who purchase their tickets in advance, prior to Sept. 5th. (more...)

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Announces New Conducting Appointments
by BWW News Desk - Jul 09, 2014

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) is pleased to announce several conducting appointments: Markus Stenz as principal guest conductor, Ken Lam as associate conductor for education, Nicholas Hersh as assistant conductor and Michael Repper as the 2014-2015 season BSO-Peabody conducting fellow. (more...)

CARNIVAL EATS Among Cooking Channel's August Highlights
by TV News Desk - Jul 02, 2014

Mo Rocca returns to the primetime lineup to discover treasured family recipes and stories from grandparents in their kitchens across the country in a brand new season of My Grandmother's Ravioli (more...)

BSO Announces New Orchestra Appointments
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2014

Following national auditions, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the appointments of Principal Trombone Aaron LaVere and Assistant Principal Oboe Melissa Hooper; additionally, Principal Cello Dariusz Skoracezwski, who has served in this role since 2011, was granted tenure. The new appointees will begin their service with the orchestra with the upcoming 2014-2015 season. (more...)

WILD WITH HAPPY Winning Rave Reviews at Center Stage, Closes June 29
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2014

Wild with Happy is the joyous new comedy by Tony nominee Colman Domingo that is currently kicking off summer and the end of Season 51 at Center Stage. Now playing through June 29, the production is earning strong reviews from critics and audiences. The Baltimore Sun says the show is "priceless," "dynamic," an "endearing comedy…spiced with sharp humor," while Maryland Theatre Guide calls it "a perfect show." (more...)

BWW Reviews: Baltimore Symphony and Folger Theatre Combine for a MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by Charles Shubow - Jun 06, 2014

The Baltimore Symphony, Folger Theatre Company, and Baltimore Choral Arts Society Women's Chorus combine for a musical delight. (more...)

Chris Weikel Wins NNPN's 2014 Smith Prize Commission
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2014

The NATIONAL NEW PLAY NETWORK (NNPN), the country's alliance of non-profit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, proudly announces that the 2014 Smith Prize Commission, which carries an Award of $5,000, has been awarded to Chris Weikel for The Word from Kampala. Awarded annually to a proposal for a play that dramatizes the pressing issues of our times, The Smith Prize is funded by a gift from screenwriter, novelist and playwright Timothy Jay Smith and a number of other socially-conscious donors. The Word from Kampala was conceived in reaction to the recent act of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, who signed into law a bill that makes acts of homosexuality punishable by life imprisonment. (more...)

CFTA Presents MY SON PINOCCHIO Jr., Now thru 5/25
by BWW News Desk - May 09, 2014

The Center for the Arts located at the corner of Church and College streets off of the square in Murfreesboro introduces Disney's MY SON PINOCCHIO Jr., The show presents an endearing twist on the classic tale of toymaker Geppetto and his little wooden puppet Pinocchio. This new musical, which retells the classic Disney story from Geppetto's perspective, features the beloved songs 'When You Wish Upon a Star' and 'I've Got No Strings,' alongside a host of new songs by Oscar- and Grammy Award-winner Stephen Schwartz, tackling timely issues about what it means to be 'the perfect child' - and what it means to be 'a real father.' (more...)

Mark Rylance, Damian Lewis to Star in BBC Miniseries WOLF HALL
by TV News Desk - May 08, 2014

Damian Lewis will play Henry VIII opposite Mark Rylance as Thomas Cromwell in the much anticipated adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Booker Prize-winning novels which has begun filming. (more...)

Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, Verizon Present Second Small Business Week May 12-16 to Honor Region's Small-Business Community
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2014

PHILADELPHIA, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce and Verizon will present Greater Philadelphia's second Small Business Week May 12-16, paying tribute to the region's more than 150,000 small businesses and their key contributions to the regional economy. The event coincides with the U.S. Small Business Administration's National Small Business Week. (more...)

GHOST PELOTON Set for Yorkshire Festival 2014, 16-17 May
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2014

On Friday 16 and Saturday 17 May 2014, a ghost peloton of 30 synchronised cyclists in LED light suits will commit to mass choreographed movement in a live performance that fuses endurance sport, dance and public art. A collaboration between Phoenix Dance Theatre and Glasgow-based public arts organisation NVA in partnership with Sustrans, Ghost Peloton is a 45-minute event. It will unite the live action of the cyclists in their controllable LED light suits with film projection of stunningly illuminated dancers interacting with a nationally reputed 'flatline' BMX stunt cyclist. This film also includes the Ghost Peloton blazing a trail through iconic locations drawn from the Tour de France route through Yorkshire. (more...)

CFTA to Present MY SON PINOCCHIO Jr., 5/9-25
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2014

The Center for the Arts located at the corner of Church and College streets off of the square in Murfreesboro introduces Disney's MY SON PINOCCHIO Jr., The show presents an endearing twist on the classic tale of toymaker Geppetto and his little wooden puppet Pinocchio. This new musical, which retells the classic Disney story from Geppetto's perspective, features the beloved songs 'When You Wish Upon a Star' and 'I've Got No Strings,' alongside a host of new songs by Oscar- and Grammy Award-winner Stephen Schwartz, tackling timely issues about what it means to be 'the perfect child' - and what it means to be 'a real father.' (more...)

Tony Nominated Musical ROCK OF AGES Comes to Harris Center, 4/17-19
by BWW News Desk - Apr 05, 2014

In 1987 on the Sunset Strip, a small-town girl met a big-city dreamer - and in L.A.'s most legendary rock club, they fell in love to the greatest songs of the '80's. It's ROCK OF AGES, a hilarious, feel-good love story told through the hit songs of iconic rockers Journey, Styx, REO Speedwagon, Foreigner, Pat Benatar, Whitesnake, and many more. This 5 time Tony nominated musical, with a star studded motion picture in the works, is rockin' its way across the USA and Harris Center for the Arts in Folsom is fortunate to be one of its destinations. (more...)

From Universal Studios Home Entertainment: Better Living Through Chemistry
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ A small-town pharmacist's uneventful life is turned inside out when he falls for a lonely trophy wife in Better Living Through Chemistry, a murderously funny black comedy available on Blu-ray , DVD, & DIGITAL HD with UltraViolet on April 15, 2014 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. (more...)

Verizon Invested More Than $437 Million in Pennsylvania's Wireline Telecommunications Infrastructure in 2013
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2014

PHILADELPHIA, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Pennsylvania's consumers, businesses and government agencies continued to benefit from Verizon's 2013 investment of more than $437 million in its industry-leading fiber-optic and Internet Protocol-based networks. These networks are platforms for innovation that help bring the Internet of things to life, and create opportunities to improve education, energy and healthcare. (more...)

Verizon Invested More Than $50 Million in Delaware's Wireline Telecommunications Infrastructure in 2013
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2014

WILMINGTON, Del., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Delaware's consumers, businesses and government agencies continued to benefit from Verizon's 2013 investment of more than $50 million in its industry-leading fiber-optic and Internet Protocol-based networks. (more...)

RobotsLAB Wins LAUNCHedu Competition at SXSWedu
by BWW News Desk - Mar 06, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas, and SAN FRANCISCO, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ A handpicked group of distinguished judges representing a cross section of business, technology and education experts have selected RobotsLAB BOX as the winner of the LAUNCHedu Competition. (more...)

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