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Buffalo Philharmonic Presents $15,000 Check to the John R. Oishei Children's HospitalBuffalo Philharmonic Presents $15,000 Check to the John R. Oishei Children's Hospital
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2014

The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra will present a $15,000 check to the campaign for the new Oishei Children's Hospital at 9 a.m. on Monday, November 17 at Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo.The donation reflects proceeds from ticket sales to the July 19 Doctors of the World performance at Kleinhans Music Hall. (more...)

Kevin Spacey & Michael Shannon Confirmed For ELVIS & NIXON BiopicKevin Spacey & Michael Shannon Confirmed For ELVIS & NIXON Biopic
by Pat Cerasaro - Nov 5, 2014

The king and the president together at last! (more...)

JCC Manhattan to Present PREformances with Allison Charney, 10/20JCC Manhattan to Present PREformances with Allison Charney, 10/20
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2014

JCC Manhattan launches the sixth season of PREformances with Allison Charney on Monday, October 20th at 12:30pm. (more...)

Raleigh Little Theatre to Present MIRANDY AND BROTHER WIND, 10/31-11/16Raleigh Little Theatre to Present MIRANDY AND BROTHER WIND, 10/31-11/16
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2014

In Ridgetop, South Carolina, 1906, Mirandy is determined to catch Brother Wind. It's the best bet to win the cake walk, but he eludes all the tricks that her friends advise. This adaptation of Patricia McKissack's award-winning book (Caldecott Medal and Coretta Scott King Award for Illustrators) is a cultural celebration that is full of lively song and dance. Mirandy and Brother Wind is the final production in RLT's series, 'Connecting Theatre to 20th Century African American Experiences.' This is an area premiere. (more...)

The Killdares to Play State Fair of TexasThe 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 LiftoffLaunchpad Digital Health - Backs Five Companies, Funded & Achieving Liftoff
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 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 GEORGEReview 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 CrowdCeltic 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 AppointmentsBaltimore Symphony Orchestra Announces New Conducting Appointments
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 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 HighlightsCARNIVAL EATS Among Cooking Channel's August Highlights
by TV News Desk - Jul 2, 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 AppointmentsBSO 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 29WILD 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 DREAMBWW Reviews: Baltimore Symphony and Folger Theatre Combine for a MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by Charles Shubow - Jun 6, 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 CommissionChris 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 5/25CFTA Presents MY SON PINOCCHIO Jr., Now thru 5/25
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 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 HALLMark Rylance, Damian Lewis to Star in BBC Miniseries WOLF HALL
by TV News Desk - May 8, 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 CommunityGreater 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 6, 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 MayGHOST PELOTON Set for Yorkshire Festival 2014, 16-17 May
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 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., 5/9-25CFTA to Present MY SON PINOCCHIO Jr., 5/9-25
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 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, 4/17-19Tony Nominated Musical ROCK OF AGES Comes to Harris Center, 4/17-19
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 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...)

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