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International Contemporary Ensemble Slates Busy January in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

The International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) continues to transform the way music is created and experienced throughout January. (more...)

Gabrielle Stravelli to Sing Johnny Mercer at Kitano Jazz This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

GABRIELLE STRAVELLI - the celebrated pop/jazz vocalist and songwriter called an 'outstanding singer' by The Wall Street Journal and 'hotter than the equator' by The Village Voice - will return with her concert celebrating the legendary songwriters Johnny Mercer and Hoagy Carmichael at Kitano Jazz (66 Park Avenue at 38th Street) on Saturday, January 7 with sets at 8:00 PM and 10:00 PM. (more...)

Youtube Star Chris Fleming to Appear at Hunter College's Kaye Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2017

YouTube star Chris Fleming, best known for his series GAYLE, appears at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College (695 Park Avenue, 68th St. btw Park & Lex.) with a brand-new stand-up show on Saturday, February 11th at 8:00pm. (more...)

New Comedy THE SURROGATE to Premiere at Centenary Stage Company
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2017

Family life is changing, and playwright Patricia Cotter knows all about it.   In a smart and funny play about blended families, desire, motherhood, class and sexual politics, Cotter's comedy, "The Surrogate" examines just how much  we can ask of our friends, our parents and our spouses, and whether we'll get any of our important life decisions right in this new age.   (more...)

Chinese Opera Star to Lead One-Man I, HAMLET at Asia Society
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Asia Society and China Shanghai International Arts Festival present I, HAMLET, a one-man re-imagining of the Shakespeare play, featuring Chinese opera star Zhang Jun, on Monday, January 9, at 8:30 pm at Asia Society New York, 725 Park Avenue (at 70th Street). (more...)

ExlService Holdings, Inc. Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Conference Call
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

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Park Avenue Armory and International Contemporary Ensemble Host Pauline Oliveros Tribute
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

The International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) and the Park Avenue Armory host an open commemoration of the life and work of Pauline Oliveros on Monday, February 6 from 4:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (more...)

John O'Hurley Makes His Smith Center Debut in GEORGE BUGATTI'S PIANO BAR
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

John O'Hurley, an extraordinary multi-talent of both stage and screen, makes his Smith Center debut in an electrifying one-man show! (more...)

Opera-Theater Work AGING MAGICIAN, Featuring Brooklyn Youth Chorus, Coming to New Victory Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2017

Co-created by Tony Award nominee and Drama Desk Award winner Julian Crouch (Hedwig and the Angry Inch; The Addams Family; Shockheaded Peter, New Vic 1999; Wolves in the Walls, New Vic 2007), Grammy Award winner and Pulitzer Prize finalist Rinde Eckert (Renee Fleming VOICES, Orpheus X, Horizon, And God Created Great Whales) and composer and National Sawdust and VisionIntoArt Director Paola Prestini (Gilgamesh, Labyrinth Installation Concertos, The Hubble Cantata), Aging Magician makes its Off-Broadway Premiere at The New Victory Theater from March 3-12, 2017. (more...)

GARDEN COURT CAFE NYC Chinese New Year Brunch
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2017

Start the Lunar New Year with a walk through Chinese culinary symbolism at the garden Court Cafe on Sunday, Jan. 29, when Chef Tsering Nyima will present an eight-course brunch. (more...)

Champagne & Parisi Real Estate Announces Launch of Digital Real...
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2017

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Fulton Theatre Goes Under the Big Top with ANNIE GET YOUR GUN!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

The nationally regarded Fulton Theatre is excited to continue its record breaking season with Irving Berlin's classic musical comedy, Annie Get Your Gun.   Prepare to be dazzled as Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show returns to the Fulton Theatre after 100 years and the theatre is transformed into a big top, surrounding the audience with all the action.  (more...)

BioAmber Inc. announces US $10 million underwritten public offering
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

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FinTech Acquisition Corp. II Announces Pricing of $153,000,000 Initial Public Offering
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

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African American History in Tallahassee - Visit Heritage Sites Across the City
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Florida's Capital City has some of the state's most significant African American historical sites, from early homes, schools and churches with roots in the era of slavery to the Civil Rights Heritage Walk commemorating sit-ins and bus boycotts that helped end segregation policies. (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering the Great Men We Lost in 2016
by Walter McBride - Jan 2, 2017

As we enter the new year, it is important to remember those we have lost in the preceding twelve months. From actors, to directors, to international pop stars, join us as BroadwayWorld remembers all the great men we lost in 2016. (more...)

Imani Uzuri's LOVE STORY: SONGS OF LAUGHTER, LOSS AND RESILIENCE to Tour the Boroughs
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Joe's Pub at The Public and The Public Theater's Mobile Unit present Imani Uzuri's Love Story: Songs of Laughter, Loss and Resilience, a concert of the composer's own music, as part of the programs' collaborative series, In Transit. (more...)

BWW Blog: Monica Furman - Creative Juicing with Mariah Owen and Leah McKendrick
by Guest Blogger: Monica Furman - Jan 16, 2017

Content warning: This article describes art about sexual assault. (more...)

Playwrights on Park Reading Series to Present Seth Rozin's HUMAN RITES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Join Playhouse on Park in designating the Greater Hartford area as a premiere destination for the cultivation of innovative theatrical work! The Playwrights on Park Reading Series was created for this very purpose, and our next evening in this exciting series is Tuesday, January 24 at 7:30pm with Seth Rozin's HUMAN RITES. (more...)

Young People's Chorus of New York City Joins Baritone Lester Lynch in Free Concert Celebrating Black History Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

The Young People's Chorus of New York City (YPC) and Associate Artistic Director Elizabeth Nuñez will be the special guests of American baritone Lester Lynch in a concert of hymns and spirituals celebrating Black History Month at the Christ Church in New York City on Thursday, February 2 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Spirited 'Spanish Flavor' Concert to Launch The Leonia Chamber Musicians Society's 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

The Leonia Chamber Musicians Society, Inc. will perform the second of a three concert series on Sunday, February 5, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church, located at 150 Park Avenue in Leonia, New Jersey.  (more...)

STATE OF THE ARTS NYC to Examine Our Country's Political Identity
by TV News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

WBAI's State of the Arts NYC host/producer Savona Bailey-McClain will ask artists, academicians and museum directors in the coming days, to talk freely about the direction our nation needs to travel before the incoming administration on January 20th. The show will address demographic shifts, views on contemporary and American folk art, architecture and performance art. (more...)

Ballet Tech Kid's Dance Welcomes Guest Choreographers For 6/8-11
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Eliot Feld remains committed to creating a repertory of dances created especially for young dancers.  For the June 8-11 season of Kids Dance, Feld will premiere works by Laura Careless, and a second new work by a trio of young choreographers who are graduates or seniors at Juilliard: Conner Bormann, Riley O'Flynn, Stephanie Terasaki.  (more...)

Dana Ivey Directs Rare Sci-Fi Comedy For One-Night Only Reading
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

The Acting Company (Ian Belknap, Artistic Director; Elisa Spencer-Kaplan, Executive Director) will continue its 2016-2017 John McDonald Salon Series with a reading of Karel Capek's influential science fiction comedy R.U.R. on Monday, February 13th at 7 PM at the Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater at the West Side YMCA, 10 W. 64th Street, New York, NY. (more...)

WAR PAINT's Christine Ebersole and Patti LuPone to Headline Playwrights Horizons' 2017 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Acclaimed Off-Broadway theater company Playwrights Horizons will hold its annual Spring Gala on Monday evening, May 8 at the event space 583 Park Avenue. Titled A CELEBRATION OF SONG, the evening will honor three of the company's exceptional alumni writers: Tony Award nominee Scott Frankel (Grey Gardens and Far From Heaven at Playwrights), Tony Award nominee Michael Korie (Grey Gardens and Far From Heaven at Playwrights) and Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Doug Wright (I Am My Own Wife and Grey Gardens at Playwrights). (more...)

Theater Icon Robert Lepage to Return to BAM with One-Man Show '887'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Theater icon Robert Lepage returns to BAM with the US premiere of 887, his deeply personal one-man show, running March 16-26, 2017. (more...)

SATContemporary Reading Series' 7th Season Continues with THINKING TIME
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

Thinking Time tells the story of two young women who are in the same predicament, although they are divided by several generations: young Nina is infatuated with a Roma street musician and Nina's grandmother, Ruth, remembers her love for a Nazi officer during German occupied Norway in 1942.  (more...)

ACO Announces 40th Anniversary Season Featuring Reich's 80th Birthday Celebration, World Premieres by Paola Prestini, Trevor Weston, and David Hertzberg and More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

American Composers Orchestra (ACO), under the leadership of Artistic Director Derek Bermel and Music Director George Manahan, continues its 40th Anniversary Season on Friday, March 24, 2017 at 7:30pm with Orchestra Underground: Past Forward at Carnegie Hall's subterranean Zankel Hall. Now in its 13th year, Orchestra Underground continues as ACO's subversive and entrepreneurial redefinition of the orchestra as an elastic ensemble. Led by Manahan, Past Forward illustrates the role the past plays in the present, from composers' own personal explorations of their roots, to broader investigations of the universal role of memory and recollection. (more...)

The Great Music at St. Bart's Concert Series Presents APPLE HILL STRING QUARTET, 3/5
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

The Great Music at St. Bart's concert series presents New Hampshire's Apple Hill String Quartet (Elise Kuder, Colleen Jennings, violin; Mike Kelley, viola; Rupert Thompson, cello) in the Chapel of St. Bartholomew's Church - a beautiful, intimate space perfectly suited to contemporary chamber music - on Sunday, March 5, 2017, at 2:30 pm. The quartet will perform the world premiere of John Harbison's Presences for string quartet, cello, and bass; Ahmed Saygun's String Quartet No. 1 (which is featured on the ensemble's latest recording); and Haydn's String Quartet Op. 54, No. 2, in C Major. Joining Apple Hill for the Harbison work are Tony Rymer, cello; and Max Zeugner, bass. (more...)

Sacred Music In A Sacred Space And New York Opera Society Commission UPON THIS HANDFUL OF EARTH, 2/24
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

Inspired by 'Laudato Si,' Pope Francis's unprecedented 2015 encyclical about the environment, Sacred Music in a Sacred Space (SMSS), with co-producer New York Opera Society, presents 'Upon this Handful of Earth,' a world premiere chamber opera from Norwegian composer Gisle Kverndokk and librettist Aksel-Otto Bull. (more...)

Ripple Effect Artists to Host 4th Annual Wine & Chocolate Gala to Benefit SHE HAS A NAME
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

Ripple Effect Artists invites you to THE 4th ANNUAL WINE & CHOCOLATE GALA on Friday, February 10th, 2017 from 6PM to 8PM at Peoples United Bank, 250 Park Avenue at 47th Street. (more...)

ITUS to Present at BIO CEO & Investor Conference
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

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Connecticut Repertory Theatre to Present WAITING FOR LEFTY
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present "Waiting for Lefty", which will be the first play directed by new Artistic Director Michael Bradford.  (more...)

Centenary Stage Comapny Announces Cast for World Premiere of Patricia Cotter's Award-Winning Comedy THE SURROGATE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

Famed Groundlings Theatre in LA alumna - which gave birth to such SNL actors as Phil Hartman, Lorraine Newman, and the Pee Wee Herman phenomenon - and Emmy Award winning author, Patricia Cotter, brings her unique sense of comedy and contemporary issues to Centenary Stage Company with the World Premiere of The Surrogate February 17 through March 5 at the Lackland Performing Arts Center (LPAC). (more...)

Laurie Anderson & Christian McBride Launch Improvisations Series 2/23 at the Town Hall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

Maverick artist, composer, vocalist and instrumentalist Laurie Anderson and bass virtuosoChristian McBride collaborate for the first time in the opening concert of Town Hall's new series, Improvisations. The show will also feature special guest Rubin Khodeli on cello. (more...)

Alan Gilbert Leads NY Philharmonic In ESA-PEKKA SALONEN, With YoYo Ma As Soloist, 3/15-18
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

Music Director Alan Gilbert will conduct the New York Philharmonic in the New York Premiere of The Marie-Josee Kravis Composer-in-Residence Esa-Pekka Salonen's Cello Concerto - a New York Philharmonic co-commission with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Barbican Centre, and Elbphilharmonie Hamburg - with Yo-Yo Ma as soloist. (more...)

59E59 Theaters to Host Immersive Auction Experience BENEATH THE GAVEL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

59E59 Theaters will host the New York City premiere of BENEATH THE GAVEL, an immersive theater experience written and directed by Mara Lieberman. Produced by Bated Breath Theatre Company, BENEATH THE GAVEL begins performances on Wednesday, March 15 for a limited engagement through Sunday, April 9.  Press opening is Tuesday, March 21 at 7:15 PM.  (more...)

RiXtrema's 401kFiduciaryOptimizer Brings Quantitative Analysis to Retirement Plans Enabling Advisors to Save Money for Plan Sponsors
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

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Milford's Second Street Players to Stage THE SUNSHINE BOYS This Month
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

Milford's Second Street Players presents Neil Simon's hysterical comedy, THE SUNSHINE BOYS, on February 10, 11, 17, and 18, 2017, at 8 PM and February 12 and 19, 2017, at 3 PM at the Riverfront Theater; 2 South Walnut St; Milford, DE. (more...)

Rob Nagle, Nadia Bowers, Christa Scott-Reed and More Announced For New York Premiere Of CHURCH & STATE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

Producers Charlotte Cohn, Brierpatch Productions, Neil Gooding Productions and SCS Innovations LLC, in association with NewYorkRep and The Telling Company, announced today the complete cast and creative team for the upcoming New York Premiere of Church & State, the critically acclaimed play by Jason Odell Williams. (more...)

Reggie 'Regg Roc' Gray Introduces FLEXIN Dance in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

Reggie “Regg Roc” Gray was born in East New York. His journey with dance began when he was 3. Introduced to reggae music by his family, Reggie took a liking to it. He wanted to learn this dance style, called Dancehall/Brukup. He and his friends went on to form an elite dance group based on this type of dance. The group HYPERACTIVE eventually led to Reggie being a pioneer in developing a new genre of dance – FLEXIN. Reggie has explored his passion further by co-directing FLEXN with Peter Sellers at the Park Avenue Armory in New York City. He believes that dancers must realize their role as innovators. (more...)

International Contemporary Ensemble Featured in PROTOTYPE Festival
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2016

The International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) is featured in two events as part of the fifth annual PROTOTYPEfestival - the New York City premiere of David Lang and Mark Dion's theatrical work anatomy theater, and the Silent Voices concert. (more...)

SaraSolo Festival 2017 Returns to Sarasota for Third Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2016

The 2017 SaraSolo Festival, the third annual celebration of theatre and solo artists returns to Sarasota over two weekends, January 28 & 29 and February 4 & 5, 2017. As one of Sarasota's newest and most exciting arts festivals, performances are again at Sarasota's Pioneer Park historic site venue, the Crocker Memorial Church, 1260 12th Street, Sarasota FL 34236. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - December 4, 2016
by - Dec 4, 2016

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on December 4 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Bergen County Players to Present THE MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2016

Bergen County Players (BCP) continues its 84th season with The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940, John Bishop's riotous comedy whodunit, opening January 14th, 2017. (more...)

UPDATE: NEW YEAR'S CELEBRATIONS in the NYC
by Marina Kennedy - Dec 27, 2016

Check out some top spots in New York City to enjoy the New Year's holiday. (more...)

Perry Ellis International Announces Bed and Bath Collection for Laundry
by BWW News Desk - Dec 25, 2016

Perry Ellis International (Nasdaq:PERY) announced today that it has entered into a license agreement with Jeffrey Home, a division of PKaufmann, Inc., ('PKaufmann') to design and distribute bed and bath products such as decorative pillows, window treatments, bedding, furniture throws and outdoor accessories under the Laundry by Shelli Segal and Laundry by Design brands throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, United Kingdom and Europe. The collection is scheduled to launch Spring 2017 in major department and retail stores, catalogs specializing in home products, home goods specialty stores and websites. (more...)

'InsideOut' Concerts to Return with Park Avenue Chamber Symphony
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2016

The new initiative's record-breaking debut last season points a way forward for Music Director David Bernard; February 4th concert will also premiere new edition of Stravinsky's 'The Firebird'. (more...)

New York Foundation for the Arts Names 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2016

The glamorous ticketed event recognizes the sustained achievements of artists who received early career support from NYFA and the vision and commitment of enlightened patrons of the arts. (more...)

Indie Pop Aces Sky-Pony to Hit the Stage at The Sheen Center This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2016

On Saturday January 28, cult-hit Brooklyn rockers Sky-Pony will hit the stage at The Sheen Center as part of its Convergences series. (more...)

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