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BWW Review: 21st Annual Youth Musical THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE a Big Hit at the Morgan-WixsonBWW Review: 21st Annual Youth Musical THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE a Big Hit at the Morgan-Wixson
by Shari Barrett - Dec 2, 2016

Surely most theatre folks have seen productions of the fabulous musical THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, winner of six Tony Awards including Best Musical, making the show the 2002 season's most awarded new show on Broadway, based on the original story and screenplay by Richard Morris for the 1967 Universal Pictures film directed by George Roy Hill and starring Julie Andrews. I can tell you without a shadow of a doubt, the current production directed by Anne Gesling for the Y.E.S. Youth/Teen Program at Santa Monica's Morgan-Wixson Theatre is just as good as many adult production I have seen, given the cast's talent, Gesling's spot-on fast-paced direction and fabulous 1920's costuming, Daniel Koh's musical direction creating wonderful cast harmonies, and creative choreography by Lauren Blair. (more...)

Mason Holdings Presents HOLIDAY HOUSE: CHRISTMAS BENDSMason Holdings Presents HOLIDAY HOUSE: CHRISTMAS BENDS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

The latest theatrical experience from Mason Holdings is Holiday House: Christmas Bends, the story of an oddly ageless child who returns to the many Christmas' of her past (and includes a pre-show holiday party with glug, Christmas cookies and Santa). (more...)

For Good! WICKED Will Become 9th Longest-Running Show in Broadway HistoryFor Good! WICKED Will Become 9th Longest-Running Show in Broadway History
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

The international blockbuster Wicked will play its 5,462nd Broadway performance on Sunday, December 4th at 2pm, surpassing Beauty and the Beast to become the 9th longest-running production in Broadway history. (more...)

Amtrak Celebrates Universal's THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS With First 'Pets Ride Free' PromotionAmtrak Celebrates Universal's THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS With First 'Pets Ride Free' Promotion
by Movies News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Riding the rails with a beloved four-legged friend will come with an extra special treat during this holiday season, in which 'Pets Ride Free.' (more...)

Get Ready to Power Up With Barbie In An All-New BARBIE: VIDEO GAME HEROGet Ready to Power Up With Barbie In An All-New BARBIE: VIDEO GAME HERO
by Movies News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Get ready to power up! When Barbie magically gets pulled into her favorite video game, she is excited to see she's transformed into a fun roller-skating character. (more...)

Film Law, Development, Production and Exploitation Deals WORKSHOP with KAMI NAGHDIFilm Law, Development, Production and Exploitation Deals WORKSHOP with KAMI NAGHDI
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2016

This will be an absolutely unique opportunity to develop your skills in Film Law, Development, Production and Exploitation Deals with one of the main experts in activity in this discipline. (more...)

Mike Birbiglia's DON'T THINK TWICE Available on Blu-Ray and DVD 12/6Mike Birbiglia's DON'T THINK TWICE Available on Blu-Ray and DVD 12/6
by TV News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

A member of a popular New York City improv troupe catches their big break forcing the group to reevaluate their success and confront their fears in the hilariously honest film, Don't Think Twice. (more...)

HOLIDAY HOUSE: CHRISTMAS BENDS at Fourth Street Theatre this DecemberHOLIDAY HOUSE: CHRISTMAS BENDS at Fourth Street Theatre this December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

The latest theatrical experience from Mason Holdings is Holiday House: Christmas Bends, the story of an oddly ageless child who returns to the many Christmas' of her past (and includes a pre-show holiday party with glug, Christmas cookies and Santa). (more...)

'SING' Your Way to L.A. - YouTube & Universal Announce Talent Competition'SING' Your Way to L.A. - YouTube & Universal Announce Talent Competition
by Movies News Desk - Nov 19, 2016

Fans will have a chance to be featured on the YouTube Homepage Masthead, and three lucky fans will win a trip to L.A. and get to participate in a 'Next Rising Star' Digital Development Workshop at YouTube Space L.A. to learn how to become a top content creator on YouTube. (more...)

Comedy Central Orders Second Season of KEVIN HART PRESENTS: HART OF THE CITYComedy Central Orders Second Season of KEVIN HART PRESENTS: HART OF THE CITY
by TV News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

Kevin Hart continues his travels across the country in search of fresh comedic voices as Comedy Central has renewed KEVIN HART PRESENTS: HART OF THE CITY for a second season (more...)

Alan Menken & Kristen Anderson-Lopez Featured in DGF's 'LEGACY PROJECT' Screening in NYCAlan Menken & Kristen Anderson-Lopez Featured in DGF's 'LEGACY PROJECT' Screening in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

The Dramatists Guild Fund presents a screening of the third volume of The Legacy Project documentary series featuring a conversation with Alan Menken and Kristen Anderson-Lopez at The TimesCenter 242 West 41st Street on Saturday, December 3 at 6:00 PM. (more...)

Provocative Thriller THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN Coming to Digital HD, Blu-ray/DVD & More This JanuaryProvocative Thriller THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN Coming to Digital HD, Blu-ray/DVD & More This January
by Movies News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

Questioning everything she knows, a woman must face her terrifying past in the wake of a darkly mysterious event to piece together the truth in the provocative thriller, THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN . (more...)

Benedict Cumberbatch & More Star in THE HOLLOW CROWN on PBS's Great PerformancesBenedict Cumberbatch & More Star in THE HOLLOW CROWN on PBS's Great Performances
by TV News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses is a lavish three-part follow-up to the BAFTA winning The Hollow Crown, which aired in 2013 on THIRTEEN's Great Performances. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch All-New Holiday Promo for Animated Musical Comedy SINGVIDEO: Watch All-New Holiday Promo for Animated Musical Comedy SING
by Movies News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

Universal Pictures has released a holiday promo for Illumination Entertainment's SING, featuring a cover of Deee-Lite's “Groove is in the Heart.” The animated film hits theaters on Christmas Day. Get a first look below! (more...)

KEVIN HART: WHAT NOW? Coming to Digital HD & More This JanuaryKEVIN HART: WHAT NOW? Coming to Digital HD & More This January
by TV News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

Kevin Hart (Ride Along Franchise, Get Hard) proves he is the new king of comedy in the outrageous, laugh-out-loud concert film, Kevin Hart: What Now? coming to Digital HD on January 3, 2017 (U.S. only), and Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand on January 10, 2017, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. (more...)

Comcast Announces Agreements with 2 New Hispanic American-Owned Independent NetworksComcast Announces Agreements with 2 New Hispanic American-Owned Independent Networks
by TV News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) today announced it has selected two new Hispanic American-owned independent networks to be broadly distributed on Comcast Cable systems beginning in January 2017. (more...)

Tickets for Free Screening of SING Available for Thanksgiving WeekendTickets for Free Screening of SING Available for Thanksgiving Weekend
by Movies News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

In partnership with AMC Theatres, Illumination Entertainment invites fans nationwide to schedule a free day at the movies with SING over Thanksgiving weekend. (more...)

Comcast Opens New Xfinity Store in Eugene, OregonComcast Opens New Xfinity Store in Eugene, Oregon
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

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The 'RANT' Returns! Lewis Black at PPAC 2/3The 'RANT' Returns! Lewis Black at PPAC 2/3
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

LEWIS BLACK has announced live dates for 2017, including a show at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) on Friday, February 3 at 8P. (more...)

Carol Nygren Named VP, Worldwide Live Entertainment for NBCUniversal Brand DevelopmentCarol Nygren Named VP, Worldwide Live Entertainment for NBCUniversal Brand Development
by TV News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

As part of a new global business initiative to expand NBCUniversal's footprint through interactive and immersive live entertainment, industry veteran Carol Nygren has been named Vice President, Worldwide Live Entertainment (more...)

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