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Khloe Kardashian to Host Primetime Talk Show on FYI Network Beginning Late 2015Khloe Kardashian to Host Primetime Talk Show on FYI Network Beginning Late 2015
by TV News Desk - Jul 21, 2015

Khloe Kardashian, TV personality, author and entrepreneur, will host and executive produce the Los Angeles studio-based series. Production begins immediately on eight one-hour episodes, with the series slated to premiere in late 2015. (more...)

John Bolton, Lesli Margherita, Mara Davi & More Will Set Sail in Broadway's DAMES AT SEA; Full Cast Set!John Bolton, Lesli Margherita, Mara Davi & More Will Set Sail in Broadway's DAMES AT SEA; Full Cast Set!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2015

nfinity Theatre Company (Anna Roberts Ostroff & Alan Ostroff), Martin Platt and David Elliott are pleased to announce that the first Broadway production of Dames at Sea will star John Bolton as The Captain/Hennesey, Mara Davi as Joan, Danny Gardner as Lucky, Eloise Kropp as Ruby, Laurence Olivier Award winner Lesli Margherita as Mona Kent, and Cary Tedder as Dick. The original 1968 production of Dames at Sea launched the career of the young ingenue playing Ruby, Bernadette Peters. (more...)

BWW Interviews: MUSIC MAN's Charis Leos: I've Never Wanted To Do Anything Else!BWW Interviews: MUSIC MAN's Charis Leos: I've Never Wanted To Do Anything Else!
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - Jul 20, 2015

'I never wanted to do anything else!' the dynamic blonde character actress tells Broadway World one recent afternoon on a break in her rehearsals for Maine State Music Theatre's Music Man, which opened July 16. Charis Leos is currently playing Eulalie, the Mayor of River City's wife in her third with the company role this summer season; she has already delighted audiences as Georgie in The Full Monty and Sister Mary Patrick in Sister Act, and she looks forward to undertaking Frau Blucher in Young Frankenstein in what will be her tenth season in Brunswick. Leos has strong ties to MSMT, to Artistic Director Curt Dale Clark, and to director Marc Robin (Music Man/Young Frankenstein), and she says she 'loves the quality of work we do here. A lot has to do with the community which is so incredibly supportive. This is the best-paid vacation ever. Of course, it it's a great deal of hard work because the schedule is so compact, but I am having a wonderful time!' (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LOST IN YONKERS at Barrington Stage CompanyPhoto Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LOST IN YONKERS at Barrington Stage Company
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jul 20, 2015

Lost in Yonkers  opened at Barrington Stage Company last night and BroadwayWorld was there. The show is running through August 1. Winner of the Tony Award for Best Play and the Pulitzer Prize, Lost in Yonkers is a heartfelt and hilarious coming-of-age story by America's great comic playwright, Neil Simon.  Jenn Thompson makes her BSC directing debut.  She is the Co-Artistic Director of The Actors Company Theatre (TACT) in NYC, where she recently directed Beth Henley's Abundance. (more...)

Denver Center Theatre Company & Third Rail Projects Partnering for New WorkDenver Center Theatre Company & Third Rail Projects Partnering for New Work
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2015

The Theatre Company at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts is proud to announce their partnership with the New York-based Third Rail Projects. Together, the Theatre Company and Third Rail Projects will create a new immersive theatre piece at an off-site location in Denver. (more...)

Competition Series THE NEXT GREAT BURGER to Debut on Esquire Network, TodayCompetition Series THE NEXT GREAT BURGER to Debut on Esquire Network, Today
by TV News Desk - Jul 20, 2015

Coolfire Studios bolsters its foray into the branded entertainment category with 'The Next Great Burger,' a six-episode burger competition series that debuts on Tues., July 21, at 10/9 p.m. (CST), on Esquire Network. (more...)

Georgia Honors Iconic Actor Burt Reynolds with Film Legend AwardGeorgia Honors Iconic Actor Burt Reynolds with Film Legend Award
by Movies News Desk - Jul 20, 2015

The weekend visit to Georgia reunited Reynolds with some very dear long-time friends including Captain Chaos, a fictional superhero from his Cannonball Run movies. (more...)

National Tour Stars Join Re-Imagined CHESS at White Plains Performing Arts Center Next MonthNational Tour Stars Join Re-Imagined CHESS at White Plains Performing Arts Center Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2015

Stage 2 at the White Plains Performing Arts Center presents CHESS the Musical. The smash hit rock musical of the 1980s has been re-imagined and updated to reflect today's explosive political climate between the United States and the Middle East. (more...)

The House Theatre of Chicago to Stage THE REVEL, 9/4-10/25The House Theatre of Chicago to Stage THE REVEL, 9/4-10/25
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2015

The House Theatre of Chicago presents the The Revel at the Chopin Theatre Upstairs Theatre, 1543 W. Division St., Friday, Sept. 4 - Sunday, Oct. 25. The play was adapted by returning guest artist Damon Kiely, with music by Chicago composer Jess McIntosh, and will be directed and choreographed by Leslie Buxbaum Danzig of 500 Clown and dance-theatre company Lucky Plush Productions in her House Theatre debut. Previews begin Friday, Sept. 4 through Saturday, Sept.12 on Thursdays - Saturdays at 7:30pm p.m. and Sundays at 7 p.m. Press opening is Sunday, Sept. 13 at 7 p.m. Regular performances are Thursdays - Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 7 p.m. Preview tickets are $15, regular run tickets range from $30 - $35, and $10 Student and Industry same-day discounted tickets available, based on availability. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.thehousetheatre.com or call 773.769.3832. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Debut of the Month - AN AMERICAN IN PARIS' Leanne CopeBWW Interviews: Debut of the Month - AN AMERICAN IN PARIS' Leanne Cope
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 20, 2015

Today, the triple threat speaks to BWW about her memorable meeting with her film counterpart, her dream musical theater role and her Broadway debut, which she calls a magical evening that will probably never be topped! (more...)


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BWW Interviews: 6 Questions & a Plug with STAGE KISS' Cat BrindisiBWW Interviews: 6 Questions & a Plug with STAGE KISS' Cat Brindisi
by Kristen Hirsch Montag - Jul 20, 2015

Cat Brindisi has a familiar name but not just because of her parentage. You've seen her on many area stages and will soon see more from this busy actor who appears in the Guthrie's STAGE KISS. Learn more about her in 6 Questions & a Plug. (more...)

Bobby Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez Talk Long-Awaited New Musical UP HEREBobby Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez Talk Long-Awaited New Musical UP HERE
by Sally Henry - Jul 19, 2015

Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez's UP HERE might be new to public audiences, but to Lopez, it's the product of a lengthy process. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 7/18/2015
by - Jul 18, 2015

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 7/18/2015. (more...)

A&E to Premiere New Series BEHIND BARS: ROOKIE YEAR, 8/6A&E to Premiere New Series BEHIND BARS: ROOKIE YEAR, 8/6
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

A&E Network presents “Behind Bars: Rookie Year,” a new original docuseries following novice correctional officers as they begin their careers inside the walls of one of the most perilous prisons in America, the Penitentiary of New Mexico. '”Behind Bars: Rookie Year” premieres Thursday, August 6 at 10PM ET/PT on A&E. (more...)

AVENGERS' Chris Evans Is Coming to Salt Lake Comic ConAVENGERS' Chris Evans Is Coming to Salt Lake Comic Con
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) announced today that actor Chris Evans will be at Salt Lake Comic Con on September 26, 2015, at the Salt Palace Convention Center, and he 'wants you' to be there too. (more...)

Scoop: THE CBS DREAM TEAM, IT'S EPIC on CBS - Saturday, July 25, 2015Scoop: THE CBS DREAM TEAM, IT'S EPIC on CBS - Saturday, July 25, 2015
by TV Scoop - Jul 17, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE CBS DREAM TEAM, IT'S EPIC, airing on CBS on Saturday, July 25, 2015! (more...)

Michigan-Based Company Celebrates 60th AnniversaryMichigan-Based Company Celebrates 60th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

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MS MR's Electrifying Album 'How Does It Feel' Out TodayMS MR's Electrifying Album 'How Does It Feel' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

How Does It Feel, the highly anticipated new album from music duo MS MR (Lizzy Plapinger and Max Hershenow), is available today, Friday, July 17. (more...)

National Theatre Wales to Present WAR MUSICNational Theatre Wales to Present WAR MUSIC
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

Renowned theatre-makers Mike Pearson and Mike Brookes, celebrated for their recent, large-scale interpretations of Aeschylus' The Persians and Shakespeare's and Brecht's Coriolan/us with National Theatre Wales, will bring their trademark vision to this multimedia staging of Christopher Logue's filmic poem War Music, derived from Homer's account of the last years of the Trojan War. (more...)

VIDEO: Musical Comedy Web Series MERCE Brings Humor to Life with HIVVIDEO: Musical Comedy Web Series MERCE Brings Humor to Life with HIV
by TV News Desk - Jul 16, 2015

Being single, middle-aged and HIV+ in New York City isn't always easy, but Merce couldn't be happier! Hailed as 'Seinfield with HIV' by Poz Magazine, the new webseries MERCE follows the adventures of an HIV+ Polyanna who sings and dances his way through life in search of self-acceptance and true love. The series is a surprising, bawdy look at HIV today, proving that life can be positive, even when you're HIV+. Click below to watch the first episode! (more...)

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for July 15th, 2015'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for July 15th, 2015
by Paul W. Thompson - Jul 16, 2015

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. 'Into The Woods,' 'Company,' 'Oklahoma!' and 'South Pacific' receive local stagings, as do 'Loving Repeating' and 'Goblin Market.' New shows include 'Stanley In The Name Of Love' and the musical episode of 'Buffy.' Plus the latest on new screen versions of 'Lucky Stiff,' 'The Wiz' and 'Grease!' (more...)

Sir Ian McKellen's Reddit AMA: On Shakespeare, LOTR, Boxers and MoreSir Ian McKellen's Reddit AMA: On Shakespeare, LOTR, Boxers and More
by Jessica Showers - Jul 16, 2015

Yesterday, stage and screen vet Ian McKellen did an AMA on reddit. As one would expect, it was chock-full of theatre stories and signature McKellen wit. (more...)

Free Guitar Gifts Campaign by GuitarmonkFree Guitar Gifts Campaign by Guitarmonk
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2015

A pledge to create a new breed of talent, a pledge to motivate people of all age groups, a pledge to bring positive change in the society! Guitarmonk's pledge to give away free guitars and scholarships worth 11 lakhs doesn't just aim at boosting people to learn the instrument it is indeed an attempt to bring a new revolution through music. (more...)

Flipagram Partners with Sequoia, Kleiner Perkins and Index Ventures to Raise $70 millionFlipagram Partners with Sequoia, Kleiner Perkins and Index Ventures to Raise $70 million
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2015

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THE BACHELOR's Chris Soules Set for BALLROOM WITH A TWIST at North Shore Music Theatre, 7/23-25THE BACHELOR's Chris Soules Set for BALLROOM WITH A TWIST at North Shore Music Theatre, 7/23-25
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

Audiences who can't get enough of reality television can take their obsession to the next level when the spectacular dancing and singing extravaganza BALLROOM WITH A TWIST performs live on stage at Bill Hanney's award-winning North Shore Music Theatre. BALLROOM WITH A TWIST featuring celebrity pros from 'Dancing with the Stars,' dancing with finalists from 'So You Think You Can Dance' along with live vocals provided by finalists from 'American Idol,' and 'The X Factor,' will play three performances only from July 23 - July 25. (more...)

Naked Girls Reading to Host SO YOU WANNA BE A NAKED GIRL, 8/14Naked Girls Reading to Host SO YOU WANNA BE A NAKED GIRL, 8/14
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

Have you always wondered how your Naked Girls do it? Ever daydreamed about joining Cherokee Rose& company in their fun? Wanna know what it's like to sit onstage with your favorite book, displaying your (ahem) good literary taste to a crowd? Well, if you're ready to give it your all while showing your all, now's your chance! (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Netflix Original Drug Cartel Series NARCOS, Premiering 8/28VIDEO: First Look - Netflix Original Drug Cartel Series NARCOS, Premiering 8/28
by TV News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

Netflix has shared a first look at its upcoming 10-episode scripted series, NARCOS, premiering August 28th. Check out the trailer below! (more...)

Win a trip into Zero Gravity with Iron OrbitWin a trip into Zero Gravity with Iron Orbit
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

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BW Interviews: Curt Dale Clark and Lauren Blackman Revel in the Quintessential American MusicalBW Interviews: Curt Dale Clark and Lauren Blackman Revel in the Quintessential American Musical
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - Jul 15, 2015

When Meredith Wilson's Music Man opens July 16th at Maine State Music Theatre in Brunswick, Maine, this grand scale production will mark the fourth time actor and Artistic Director Curt Dale Clark has undertaken the role of Harold Hill, and it will be the first time his co-star Lauren Blackman has portrayed Marian Paroo. Yet for both artists, the experience feels like a kind of spiritual homecoming. (more...)

Ingrid Muenstermann Gives Voice to German Immigrants in BookIngrid Muenstermann Gives Voice to German Immigrants in Book
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2015

Author Ingrid Muenstermann is a German immigrant herself. As it is, she sheds light on 'Some Personal Stories of German Immigration to Australia since 1945' (published by Xlibris AU). Her latest publication gives voice to Germany-born migrants of different educational and professional backgrounds, and is the culmination of research and of personal migrant experiences. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Alice Fearn On OLIVER! At The WatermillBWW Interviews: Alice Fearn On OLIVER! At The Watermill
by Jenny Antill - Jul 14, 2015

This Summer sees a brand new production of the much-loved classic musical Oliver! at West Berkshire's beautiful Watermill Theatre, directed by Luke Sheppard. Musical theatre star Alice Fearn has a decade of performing professionally under her belt, having featured in shows including Les Miserables, Into The Woods, Shrek and most recently Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. This time around, Alice takes on the iconic role of Nancy and talks to BWW having recently started rehearsals for the show... (more...)

Laurence O'Keefe Will Co-Chair Dramatists Guild Fund's Fellows ProgramLaurence O'Keefe Will Co-Chair Dramatists Guild Fund's Fellows Program
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2015

Dramatists Guild Fund President Andrew Lippa and Executive Director Rachel Routh announced today that Laurence O'Keefe will Co-Chair the nonprofit's Fellows Program.   (more...)

Jim Parsons Heckles Late Audience Member with Patti LuPone JokeJim Parsons Heckles Late Audience Member with Patti LuPone Joke
by Jessica Showers - Jul 14, 2015

Maybe Jim Parsons really is God, after all.  (more...)

Liz Callaway's FOR THE RECORD Concert & Live Recording Set For 7/26Liz Callaway's FOR THE RECORD Concert & Live Recording Set For 7/26
by Pat Cerasaro - Jul 14, 2015

A Broadway regular makes a live album! (more...)

BWW Interviews: THE AWESOMES Cast Talks About Famous Friends and Their Musical EpisodeBWW Interviews: THE AWESOMES Cast Talks About Famous Friends and Their Musical Episode
by E.H. Reiter - Jul 14, 2015

THE AWESOMES cast annoucned at Comic Con that we can look forward to some famous friends and a musical epsiode in their newest season on HULU. (more...)

BWW Reviews: A Classy SINGIN' IN THE RAIN at MTWBWW Reviews: A Classy SINGIN' IN THE RAIN at MTW
by Don Grigware - Jul 14, 2015

To those newer generation theatre and movie fans who do not remember 1952's blockbuster hit film Singin' in the Rain, directors Stanley Donen and Gene Kelly, screenwriters Betty Comden and Adolph Green and costars Kelly, Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds all contributed to making it the smash that it was... and still is. The zany lightweight hit transferred to the stage in the early 80s and showed the craziness that may have happened when the big movie studios were transitioning from silents to talkies in the late 20s. Now in a classy revival at Musical Theatre West (MTW) in Long Beach, it's all brought back to exuberantly colorful life by skilled director Jon Engstrom and a delicious company of triple threats through July 26 only. (more...)

Live Nation Teams with Gotham Air for Ultimate VIP Concert Package: 'Fly. Rock. Repeat'Live Nation Teams with Gotham Air for Ultimate VIP Concert Package: 'Fly. Rock. Repeat'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2015

Live Nation and Gotham Air, the premier travel app and mobile website for New Yorkers, today announce the ultimate VIP flight package allowing concertgoers to experience Nikon at Jones Beach Theater like never before. (more...)

I'LL SEE YOU IN MY DREAMS, Starring Blythe Danner Coming to Blu-Ray/DV & Digital HDI'LL SEE YOU IN MY DREAMS, Starring Blythe Danner Coming to Blu-Ray/DV & Digital HD
by Movies News Desk - Jul 14, 2015

A retired schoolteacher reinvents her life in ways she never imagined in I'll See You in My Dreams, avibrant, funny and heartfelt film available on Digital HD on August 18, 2015 and on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on September 1, 2015 (more...)

Media Theatre's 2015 'Vocalist' Contest Kicks OffMedia Theatre's 2015 'Vocalist' Contest Kicks Off
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2015

Fox-TV Channel 29's super weather anchor, Sue Serio, has a knack for calling it like she sees it when it comes to The Media Theatre's 'Vocalist' contest. Having emceed the popular summer singing competition for several years, Serio opened the year's event once again. With her warm, welcoming spirit and terrific connection to the enthusiastic audience, Serio said the night's show was 'Astonishing'.  (more...)

SHARKNADO: THE MUSICAL? BWW Shares Our Dream Casting!SHARKNADO: THE MUSICAL? BWW Shares Our Dream Casting!
by TV News Desk - Jul 13, 2015

While only a pipe dream at this point, BWW pondered which 'celebrity' sharks from the world of entertainment could be cast in the title role? (more...)

VIDEO: Comic-Con - KINKY BOOTS' Stark Sands Participated on 'Minority Report' Comic Con PanelVIDEO: Comic-Con - KINKY BOOTS' Stark Sands Participated on 'Minority Report' Comic Con Panel
by TV News Desk - Jul 13, 2015

At this weekend's Comic Con in San Diego, Sands and the cast of the new drama participated in a panel on the show. (more...)

Broadway-Bound HAMILTON Breaks $27M in Advance Ticket SalesBroadway-Bound HAMILTON Breaks $27M in Advance Ticket Sales
by Nora Dominick - Jul 13, 2015

It seems to be the biggest upcoming Broadway musical in recent years. Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip-hop musical, HAMILTON begins previews tonight July 13th and has already become the biggest Broadway event of the 2015/16 season.  (more...)

Kenny Rogers to Releasse First New Christmas Album in 17 YearsKenny Rogers to Releasse First New Christmas Album in 17 Years
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2015

While summer is only a few weeks old in the northern hemisphere, it's important to remember that there are only 165 shopping days left until Christmas! (more...)

Roundabout Remembers Roger ReesRoundabout Remembers Roger Rees
by Roundabout Theatre Company - Jul 13, 2015

The Roundabout family is mourning the loss of a beloved member, Roger Rees. We had the pleasure of being a home to this uniquely talented artist on our stages over the years, with The Rehearsal in 1996, Uncle Vanya in 2000, and, most recently, with 2013's The Winslow Boy. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Students Get Noticed in CCT's SEUSSICAL JR.BWW Reviews: Students Get Noticed in CCT's SEUSSICAL JR.
by Christina Mancuso - Jul 13, 2015

Columbus Children's Theatre will make their third appearance at the Junior Theatre Festival in Atlanta this year with their Summer Youth Conservatory production of SEUSSICAL JR. Be one of the Lucky ones and catch it now at the Park Street Theatre through July 19, 2015. (more...)

Hampton by Hilton Unites with Live Nation for 'We Go Together' Ultimate Summer TourHampton by Hilton Unites with Live Nation for 'We Go Together' Ultimate Summer Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2015

Hampton by Hilton has united with Live Nation to bring concert lovers a once in a lifetime VIP experience with the We Go Together Ultimate Summer Tour. (more...)

Scoop: BACHELOR IN PARADISE - *Season Premiere* on ABC - Sunday, August 2, 2015Scoop: BACHELOR IN PARADISE - *Season Premiere* on ABC - Sunday, August 2, 2015
by - Jul 13, 2015

Get all the scoop on BACHELOR IN PARADISE - *Season Premiere*, airing on ABC on Sunday, August 2, 2015! (more...)

Performance Bicycle Launches Contest to the UCI Road World ChampionshipsPerformance Bicycle Launches Contest to the UCI Road World Championships
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2015

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., July 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Performance Bicycle ,the #1 choice for people who love to ride, has partnered with Richmond Region Tourism to offer consumers the chance to win a trip to the UCI Road World Championships in Richmond. The winner and their guest will receive round-trip airfare, hotel accommodations, VIP passes to the race and more. (more...)

Meet the Stars of NYMF: Sally Staats of PASSING BYMeet the Stars of NYMF: Sally Staats of PASSING BY
by Nora Dominick - Jul 13, 2015

New York Musical Theatre Festival is in full swing and BroadwayWorld has taken the time to sit down with some of the stars of this years NYMF musicals. Like any great art form, musical theatre is shaped by the events and philosophies of the day. The strength and vitality of musical theatre lie in its ability to stay fresh and relevant. It was with that idea in mind, ten years ago, that the New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) was created - to provide an effective platform to introduce new shows, new perspectives, and new blood into the musical theatre canon. MEET THE STARS OF NYMF sits down with Sally Staats of PASSING BY (more...)

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