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The Mexican Museum to Open LA COCINA: THE CULINARY TREASURES OF ROSA COVARRUBIAS, 5/16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

The Mexican Museum announces a new exhibition that is sure to tantalize the culinary senses of museum visitors. Opening at The Mexican Museum on Friday, May 16, La Cocina: The Culinary Treasures of Rosa Covarrubias will feature vintage photographs and an extraordinary array of Rosa's personal ceramics and cooking utensils from "la cocina" - which means "kitchen" in Spanish. Dating to the mid-20th century, these objects come from Rosa and Miguel Covarrubias' immense collection of over 2,500 paintings, ceramics, folk art, and personal photos. This incredible collection was gifted to The Mexican Museum by Adriana and Tom Williams. (more...)

New York Times Critic Ben Brantley Responds to James Franco's Jab
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2014

Directed by Tony Award winner Anna D. Shapiro, the new Broadway production of Of Mice and Men officially opened last night, April 16, 2014 at the Longacre Theatre, to mostly positive reviews from the critics. James Franco, who stars as George in the play, wasn't satisfied with a review by New York Times theatre critic Ben Brantley. Franco recently wrote a comment about the review from his official Instagram account (which has since been removed), which was captured by Vanity Fair's Richard Lawson. Franco writes: Sadly Ben Brantley and the NYT have embarrassed themselves. Brantley is such a little bitch he should be working for Gawker.com instead of the paper of record. The theatre community hate him, and for good reason, he's an idiot. (more...)

James Franco Calls Out Ben Brantley for New York Times Review of OF MICE AND MEN
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2014

Directed by Tony Award winner Anna D. Shapiro, the new Broadway production of Of Mice and Men officially opened last night, April 16, 2014 at the Longacre Theatre, to mostly positive reviews from the critics. James Franco, who stars as George in the play, wasn't satisfied with a review by New York Times theatre critic Ben Brantley. Franco recently wrote a comment about the review from his official Instagram account (which has since been removed), which was captured by Vanity Fair's Richard Lawson. Franco writes: Sadly Ben Brantley and the NYT have embarrassed themselves. Brantley is such a little bitch he should be working for Gawker.com instead of the paper of record. The theatre community hate him, and for good reason, he's an idiot. (more...)

Warner Bros. Names Dee Dee Myers New Global Head of Corporate Communications
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Former White House Press Secretary and current political analyst and commentator Dee Dee Myers has been named Executive Vice President, Worldwide Corporate Communications and Public Affairs for Warner Bros (more...)

Joe Zee Hosts Sundance TV's REVEALING: TRUE OR FAUX Special Tonight
by TV News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

SundanceTV examines the world of sartorial knock offs in its fourth all new special hosted by ELLE Creative Director Joe Zee, 'Revealing: True or Faux,' airing tonight, April 16th. (more...)

Elaine Stritch Almost Played a Nun in John Turturro's Movie FADING GIGOLO
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

In an interview with Vanity Fair, director John Turturro talked about a shocking and hilarious idea he had for Broadway and film star Elaine Stritch in his movie FADING GIGOLO. (more...)

AOL.com Launches Premium Video Experience
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

This new experience on AOL.com expands on the success of the AOL On Network, which is the second largest in video content streams, and leverages the power of its scaled video content library to provide viewers access to some of the most premium video content online today. Additionally, the new AOL.com video experience enables viewers the ability to enjoy video content at any time, across devices. (more...)

Lin-Manuel Miranda Writes Passionate Ode To Neil Patrick Harris
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 15, 2014

Tony Award-winning actor, composer and all-around Broadway super-supporter Lin-Manuel Miranda writes a passionate ode to similarly multi-talented and recognizable theatrical proponent and marquee name Neil Patrick Harris in the new issue of Vanity Fair. (more...)

Catherine Russell, Bria Skonberg's Brass Kicker and More Set for New York Hot Jazz Festival at The Players Club, 5/18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

THE 2nd ANNUAL NEW YORK HOT JAZZ FESTIVAL is set for The Players Club - 16 Gramercy Park South, Manhattan on Sunday, May 18 - 1:00pm to 1:00am. (more...)

Bridges Stage Company to Present Edmund White's TERRE HAUTE, 5/15-6/15
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

Bridges Stage Company in collaboration with ACT Central Heating Lab presents the Pacific Northwest Premiere of Edmund White's Terre Haute, directed and produced by Aaron Levin. Terre Haute previews May 15th, opens May 16th to June 15th, 2014 at ACT's Eulalie Scanduzzi Space (the "Lalie"). (more...)

Peanut Butter & Co. Announces “Knockout Peanut Butter Smoothie”...
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

Rocky Balboa might gulp down raw eggs in the morning, but nothing delivers a tastier burst of protein and energy than a smoothie made with peanut butter. In honor of the opening of Rocky on Broadway, Peanut Butter & Co. has partnered with the show to present the Knockout Peanut Butter Smoothie Sweepstakes. (more...)

Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 4/12-4/13/2014
by - Apr 13, 2014

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from this weekend Sunday, April 13, 2014 - Sunday, April 13, 2014. (more...)

Lake Bell, Whoopi Goldberg Among Jurors for 2014 Tribeca Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Apr 08, 2014

The 2014 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, today announced its jurors – a diverse group of 33 industry leaders, including award-winning filmmakers, writers, producers, acclaimed actors, respected journalists and entrepreneurs. (more...)

The Theater Project Announces 20th Anniversary Gala, 5/15
by BWW News Desk - Apr 05, 2014

On Thursday, May 15th devoted theater lovers will celebrate two decades of the best in contemporary theater in New Jersey. The 20th Anniversary Gala for The Theater Project, a professional theater company, will be held at the Wilshire Grand in West Orange. The evening will include a cocktail hour, sit down dinner, silent auction and conclude with an entertainment program. (more...)

Haven Writing Retreat Presented in Cabo Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 05, 2014

To learn more about this Haven Writing Retreat and how to register, call Alchemy Retreats at: 802-362-0570. Or email them at: retreats (at) om-consultants (dot) com. (more...)

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY Announces 2014-15 Upfront Season
by TV News Desk - Apr 03, 2014

Investigation Discovery, the only network devoted to compelling true stories of mystery and suspense, today announced an unprecedented slate of 11 all-new series and 22 returning hits for the 2014-15 upfront season (more...)

Qplay Launches Updated App with Free Download
by BWW News Desk - Apr 02, 2014

Ramsay said, “When we announced Qplay we defined a new paradigm of Internet video entertainment. Our goal for the Early Adopter release was to see how people used the service. What we found was they fully embraced Qplay - making and watching Qs, sharing with friends, and watching video on the TV and the iPad. As of today, we're now offering a general release of the Qplay application and service.” (more...)

Laura Cantrell Confirms Spring Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

Nashville-born, New York City-based singer-songwriter Laura Cantrell hits the road April 6 for a spring and summer tour—select dates include Camera Obscura. (more...)

Punch Brothers Coming to Jorgensen, 3/29
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2014

Back by popular demand, Punch Brothers, the astonishing, otherworldly string band quintet featured on the soundtrack of the Coen Brothers' film Inside Llewyn Davis, will play Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, March 29, at 8 p.m. (more...)

BWW Fashion Exclusive: Interview with Kira Dikhtyar from THE FACE
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 20, 2014

Kira Dikhtyar is currently one of the models who is appearing in the hit reality show, “The Face” on Oxygen. Hosted by Nigel Barker, it has proven to be one of America's most popular modeling competition shows. Kira currently resides in New York City and Broadwayworld.com Fashion had an opportunity to interview her during this very busy time. (more...)

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