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Photo Flash: Brooke Shields Visits HERE LIES LOVEPhoto Flash: Brooke Shields Visits HERE LIES LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

Brooke Shields attended HERE LIES LOVE at the Pubilc Theater last night, where she went down to the dressing rooms after the show to visit the cast. Brooke related stories of when she, as a young girl of 16, was invited to open the Philippines Film Festival and spent a weekend with Imelda Marcos in Manila. The disco musical hit is running through January 4th before embarking on a world tour and the current stars are Jaygee Macapugay as Imelda, Jose Llana as Ferdinand Marcos and Conrad Ricamora as Ninoy Aquino. (more...)

Molly Pope to Celebrate Birthday with Show at The Duplex, 11/2Molly Pope to Celebrate Birthday with Show at The Duplex, 11/2
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

It's Molly Pope. It's her birthday. It's a whole thing. Okay? (more...)

Patti LuPone, Jeremy Jordan, Annaleigh Ashford & More Set for 54 Below in Coming MonthsPatti LuPone, Jeremy Jordan, Annaleigh Ashford & More Set for 54 Below in Coming Months
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

This November and December 54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54thStreet. For a detailed schedule of upcoming performances at 54 Below and to purchase tickets, visit www.54Below.com. (more...)

BWW Recap: The Falcon is in the Nest on SCANDALBWW Recap: The Falcon is in the Nest on SCANDAL
by Jennifer McHugh - Oct 31, 2014

“Don't say that. The words used to describe women. If she was a man, you'd say she was formidable or bold or right.” Amen! I love how even in the soapiest of political drama, Shonda Rhimes can still sneak in a lesson or two. So take that, Fitz, don't be calling Olivia's friends (or women in general); “bitches.” (more...)

Faith Evans Releases New Music and Visuals from Upcoming AlbumFaith Evans Releases New Music and Visuals from Upcoming Album
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes presents the release of the "I Deserve It" Single and accompanying Music Video. This new project is available for download now. This is the first single off of the upcoming album "Incomparable", currently available for pre-order. (more...)

Patti LuPone to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of New Haven's Shubert Theatre in DecemberPatti LuPone to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of New Haven's Shubert Theatre in December
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

Multiple Tony Award-winner Patti LuPone will celebrate the 100th Anniversary of New Haven's Shubert Theatre with an exclusive concert engagement on December 11, 2014 at 7:30pm - a century to the day when the theatre opened! (more...)

David Byrne On Real Life Inspiration For HERE LIES LOVEDavid Byrne On Real Life Inspiration For HERE LIES LOVE
by Pat Cerasaro - Oct 29, 2014

David Byrne talks shop, and shoes! (more...)

Betty Crocker'' Cookbook App Now for AndroidBetty Crocker'' Cookbook App Now for Android
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Betty Crocker, a leader in the food content space, announced its popular free digital cookbook app is now available for Android at the Google Play Store. Inspired by its best-selling cookbooks, the Betty Crocker app features more than 15,000 kitchen-tested recipes, all at your fingertips, cutting through clutter to simplify cooking with a device. (more...)

Andrea Frierson to Bring ME & ELLA to 54 Below, 11/5Andrea Frierson to Bring ME & ELLA to 54 Below, 11/5
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

Wetrock Entertainment is pleased to present performer/writer/jazz vocalist Andrea Frierson in 'me & ella,' a musical journey back to the beginnings of a young singer enamored with Ella Fitzgerald, set against a backdrop of New York City in the 1960's. (more...)

Daughtry Wraps Up Week-Long USO Tour to Japan; Set for PBS Music SpecialDaughtry Wraps Up Week-Long USO Tour to Japan; Set for PBS Music Special
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

Multi-platinum rock band Daughtry just wrapped up spending a week with airmen, sailors, Marines and their families stationed in Japan as part of their second performance-filled USO tour Oct. 17 - 23. (more...)

Betty Crocker'' Cookbook App Now for AndroidBetty Crocker'' Cookbook App Now for Android
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Betty Crocker, a leader in the food content space, announced its popular free digital cookbook app is now available for Android at the Google Play Store. Inspired by its best-selling cookbooks, the Betty Crocker app features more than 15,000 kitchen-tested recipes, all at your fingertips, cutting through clutter to simplify cooking with a device. (more...)

LIVE FROM GRAMERCY PARK with Lance Horne Set for TonightLIVE FROM GRAMERCY PARK with Lance Horne Set for Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2014

LIVE FROM GRAMERCY PARK at The Players with LANCE HORNE - the new concert series dedicated to presenting the best music, theater and cabaret stars along with dynamic rising talent - will take place tonight, October 27th at 8:30 PM. (more...)

Sunday Special: From the Mosh Pit to the Stage - Music Stars Turned Broadway ComposersSunday Special: From the Mosh Pit to the Stage - Music Stars Turned Broadway Composers
by BWW Special Coverage - Oct 26, 2014

Sting's THE LAST SHIP marks The Police lead singer's Broadway debut tonight, but he's far from the first music industry transplant on the Great White Way. Scroll down to learn more about some of the greatest music stars turned Broadway composers, and be sure to tell us your favorite (or any we left out) in the comments below! (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'An Innocent Man' Episode of ABC's SCANDALVIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'An Innocent Man' Episode of ABC's SCANDAL
by - Oct 24, 2014

On the next episode of ABC's SCANDAL titled "An Innocent Man" - Olivia is summoned by a convicted assassin who claims he was wrongly accused, and Mellie becomes intrigued by a former First Lady whose stories seem to be strikingly similar to her own. (more...)

Bernadette Peters to Headline TCU's SING FOR THE CURE Benefit Concert, 10/29Bernadette Peters to Headline TCU's SING FOR THE CURE Benefit Concert, 10/29
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

To celebrate its 10-year partnership with Susan G. Komen®, TCU's Frogs For The Cure is presenting a one-time-only exclusive concert evening, Sing For The Cure, on Wednesday, October 29, at 7:30 p.m. at the Bass Performance Hall, located at 525 Commerce Street in downtown Fort Worth. All proceeds from the evening will benefit the Susan G. Komen® Greater Fort Worth Affiliate. (more...)

BWW Reviews: The BESSIES Celebrates a World of Dance in New YorkBWW Reviews: The BESSIES Celebrates a World of Dance in New York
by Jessica Abejar - Oct 23, 2014

The Bessies, formally known as the New York Dance and Performance Awards, celebrated its 30th anniversary at the Apollo Theater on Monday, October 20th. It was an exciting evening that commemorated the diverse world of dance and those who tirelessly contribute to a field that makes this city come alive. (more...)

Neil Diamond Tribute Artist Jay White to Play Suncoast Showroom, 12/6Neil Diamond Tribute Artist Jay White to Play Suncoast Showroom, 12/6
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

Local entertainer Jay White will return to the Suncoast Showroom with his legendary Neil Diamond performance on December 6. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at OUR WAR at Arena StagePhoto Flash: First Look at OUR WAR at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

In a bold undertaking as part of the company's involvement with the multi-year, multi-city National Civil War Project, Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater has commissioned Our War, a dynamic new theatrical event and collection of short stories that explores-through diverse perspectives-the historical memory and present-day reverberations of the U.S. Civil War. The series launched on October 21 and continues through November 9, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

David Byrne & Cast of HERE LIES LOVE to Host Panel at Apple Store in SoHo this WeekendDavid Byrne & Cast of HERE LIES LOVE to Host Panel at Apple Store in SoHo this Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

The Apple Store in SoHo (103 Prince Street) will host a special afternoon with composer/creator David Byrne along with the cast of the hit off-Broadway musical Here Lies Love on Saturday afternoon, October 25th from 2 to 3 p.m. (more...)

Gregory Haney, Marc Kudisch, Telly Leung & More to Workshop New Musical THE NINE FATHERS OF ARIEL in NYC Next MonthGregory Haney, Marc Kudisch, Telly Leung & More to Workshop New Musical THE NINE FATHERS OF ARIEL in NYC Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

?The new musical THE NINE FATHERS OF ARIEL is currently undergoing a New York workshop, concluding with invited rehearsals for industry members on November 6 and 7. (more...)

Costumes & Props from 1996's Musical Film EVITA to Be Auctioned Off Next MonthCostumes & Props from 1996's Musical Film EVITA to Be Auctioned Off Next Month
by Movies News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

Costumes and jewelry worn by Madonna in the big screen adaptation of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical EVITA will be among the items auctioned at Julien's of Beverly HIlls next month. (more...)

Eight Part Mini-Series THE KENNEDYS to Return to REELZ, 11/4Eight Part Mini-Series THE KENNEDYS to Return to REELZ, 11/4
by TV News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

REELZ today announced the return of the award-winning eight-part miniseries 'The Kennedys' making Tuesday nights in November appointment television. (more...)

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, MSNBC's Chris Matthews and More Join OUR WAR, Beginning Tonight at Arena StageJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, MSNBC's Chris Matthews and More Join OUR WAR, Beginning Tonight at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

In a bold undertaking as part of the company's involvement with the multi-year, multi-city National Civil War Project, Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater has commissioned Our War, a dynamic new theatrical event and collection of short stories that explores-through diverse perspectives-the historical memory and present-day reverberations of the U.S. Civil War. The series launches today, October 21, and continues through November 9, 2014. (more...)

2014 Bessie Award Winners Announced2014 Bessie Award Winners Announced
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

The New York Dance and Performance Awards (The Bessies), NYC's premier dance awards honoring outstanding creative work in the field, announced tonight the complete list of 2013-14 season award recipients. The Bessies, produced in partnership with Dance/NYC, were held at the legendary Apollo Theater at 7:30 p.m., following red carpet interviews and photographs with the nominees in attendance. NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray gave opening remarks, and Lisa Kron, whose hit musical Fun Home will make its Broadway debut this year, hosted the evening. (more...)

Jaygee Macapugay Takes on Role of 'Imelda Marcos' in HERE LIES LOVE TonightJaygee Macapugay Takes on Role of 'Imelda Marcos' in HERE LIES LOVE Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Jaygee Macapugay, who appeared in the cast of the off-Broadway hit musical Here Lies Love, will assume the title role of 'Imelda Marcos' with her first official performance tonight, October 20th. (more...)

'Women's Media Center Live with Robin Morgan' Airs 100th Episode'Women's Media Center Live with Robin Morgan' Airs 100th Episode
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

'Women's Media Center Live with Robin Morgan' - a nationally and internationally syndicated weekly radio show with an online audience in 110 countries - reached a milestone on Saturday, airing its 100th episode. (more...)

The Digital Transfer Project: How University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Preserves Its Analog Past with MediasiteThe Digital Transfer Project: How University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Preserves Its Analog Past with Mediasite
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

The construction of Centennial Hall, the university's first major building to be digitally controlled, led to the initiative to digitize all classrooms. Part of this digital migration was to begin phasing out analog VHS players and replace them with digital solutions, particularly with on-line digital playback. More than 5,000 tapes containing historic footage of early La Crosse history of the early 1900's, visits from U.S. presidents, recently Pres. Bill Clinton, First Lady Michelle Obama, footage from the 1986 Kennedy Symposium featuring cabinet members of the administration, PBS documentaries produced on campus, and historic and vintage football films from the 1950s are being transferred to digital video files. (more...)

Jan McArt's New Play Reading Series Presents EAST HAMPTON, LAST SUMMER, 11/3Jan McArt's New Play Reading Series Presents EAST HAMPTON, LAST SUMMER, 11/3
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

'EAST HAMPTON, LAST SUMMER,' a new comedy with music by award-winning playwright Tony Finstrom, will be presented as a Staged Reading for one night only, at 7:30 PM on Monday, November 3rd, 2014, in Lynn University's Wold Performing Arts Center, as part of Jan McArt's New Play Reading Series. (more...)

Jose Llana Talks HERE LIES LOVE & More In BedJose Llana Talks HERE LIES LOVE & More In Bed
by Pat Cerasaro - Oct 18, 2014

The star of the Public Theater's highly acclaimed Off-Broadway environmental biomusical HERE LIES LOVE, Jose Llana, recently participated in a unique interview series titled BEDTIME STORIES and the interview is now available to view. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'An Innocent Man' Episode of ABC's SCANDALVIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'An Innocent Man' Episode of ABC's SCANDAL
by - Oct 17, 2014

On the next episode of ABC's SCANDAL titled "An Innocent Man" - Olivia is summoned by a convicted assassin who claims he was wrongly accused, and Mellie becomes intrigued by a former First Lady whose stories seem to be strikingly similar to her own. (more...)

Paul Adelstein Returning to SCANDALPaul Adelstein Returning to SCANDAL
by TV News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

Adelstein will return for a single episode in November. (more...)

Lifetime Cancels THE LOTTERY After One SeasonLifetime Cancels THE LOTTERY After One Season
by TV News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

Deadline writes that Lifetime is not picking up THE LOTTERY for a second season. (more...)

Queen Latifah to Host THE HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS on CBS, 11/14Queen Latifah to Host THE HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS on CBS, 11/14
by TV News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

The Hollywood Film Awards today announced that multi-talented Academy and Emmy Award-nominated, Golden Globe Award-winning actress, Grammy Award-winning musician and talk show host Queen Latifah will host the inaugural broadcast of the HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS (more...)

Breaking News: HERE LIES LOVE to Dance Its Last NYC Disco in JanuaryBreaking News: HERE LIES LOVE to Dance Its Last NYC Disco in January
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

After a sold-out engagement at The Public Theater in 2013 and the current commercial off-Broadway run at The Public Theater producers Joey Parnes and Emursive have announced that the David Byrne and Fatboy Slim's' smash hit musical, Here Lies Love, directed by Alex Timbers, will play its final performance in New York on Sunday, January 4th, 2015. The initial Public Theater production began performances on April 2, 2013 and ended its run (after four extensions) on July 28, 2013. The current production reopened at The Public Theater on April 14, 2014 with an official opening on May 1, 2014 (more...)

Photo Coverage: HERE LIES LOVE Starring Natalie Mendoza!Photo Coverage: HERE LIES LOVE Starring Natalie Mendoza!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

Here Lies Love traces the astonishing journey of Imelda Marcos, First Lady of the Philippines, from her meteoric rise to power to descent into infamy and disgrace. (more...)

LV Philharmonic to Present ALOHA FROM LAS VEGAS Concert, 11/15LV Philharmonic to Present ALOHA FROM LAS VEGAS Concert, 11/15
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

Las Vegas is considered by many to be the 'ninth island' of Hawaii. The Las Vegas Philharmonic's first Pops Series concert for the 2014-15 season will celebrate the strong connection between the tropical paradise and our desert oasis by showcasing traditional and popular Hawaiian music in a program called 'Aloha from Las Vegas.' The concert will take place Saturday, November 15th at 7:30PM in Reynolds Hall, The Smith Center for the Performing Arts. (more...)

CST's CPS Shakespeare! Begins 11/7CST's CPS Shakespeare! Begins 11/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) presents CPS Shakespeare!, a transformative arts-in-education program that engages Chicago Public Schools (CPS) students and teachers in creating an original Shakespeare production with CST theater and education professionals. (more...)

Palo Alto Players to Present HARVEY, 11/7-23Palo Alto Players to Present HARVEY, 11/7-23
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2014

Palo Alto Players follows up on its successful season premiere with the hare-raising comedy classic Harvey. Written by Mary Chase, this beloved play won the Pulitzer Prize in 1945 and has been charming audiences ever since! Harvey will play for 11 performances (November 7-23, 2014) at the Lucie Stern Theater located at 1305 Middlefield Road in Palo Alto. Tickets are on sale now by ordering online at www.paplayers.org or by calling 650.329.0891. (more...)

BWW TV World's TV Tony of the Week Goes To Sarah PaulsonBWW TV World's TV Tony of the Week Goes To Sarah Paulson
by BWW Staff - Oct 13, 2014

With so many great performances happening on a nearly hourly basis across the television landscape, the BWW TV World staff has come together to recognize the outstanding work by TV actors in the only way that we know how, by giving them a Tony Award! Well, a BWW TV World Tony Award of the Week. And the winner for October 5th-October 11th, 2014 is… (more...)

Bella Reina Spa and Mi Bella Reina, Platinum Sponsors for the Women of Grace, Announce The Premiere of the Facial-In-A-BoxBella Reina Spa and Mi Bella Reina, Platinum Sponsors for the Women of Grace, Announce The Premiere of the Facial-In-A-Box
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2014

Bella Reina Spa and Mi Bella Reina announce platinum sponsorship of the Women of Grace with the world premiere of the new Facial-in-a-Box. The 15th Anniversary for the Women of Grace luncheon, which benefits the Bethesda Hospital Foundation is to be held at Mar-A-Lago, in Palm Beach on November 12th. The annual luncheon honors five local women whose outstanding service inspires and enriches the community and is expected to sell-out with 700 attendees. (more...)

Scoop: SCANDAL on ABC - Thursday, October 30, 2014Scoop: SCANDAL on ABC - Thursday, October 30, 2014
by - Oct 13, 2014

Get all the scoop on SCANDAL, airing on ABC on Thursday, October 30, 2014! (more...)

Quotables from NBC's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLONQuotables from NBC's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON
by TV News Desk - Oct 13, 2014

Below, check out quotables from NBC's THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, October 6-10. (more...)

Review Roundup: HERE LIES LOVE Opens in the West EndReview Roundup: HERE LIES LOVE Opens in the West End
by Review Roundups - Oct 13, 2014

The award-winning New York production of David Byrne and Fatboy Slim's musical Here Lies Love opens the new Dorfman Theatre. Here Lies Love plays now through 8 January, with an official press night held tonight, October 13, 2014. Featuring additional music by Tom Gandeyand J Pardo, the show is directed by Alex Timbers. Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

Khandi Alexander Returning to SCANDALKhandi Alexander Returning to SCANDAL
by TV News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

Olivia Pope's mom will soon be making her return. (more...)

Mary Testa & Michael Starobin to Release New Album 'Have Faith' in DecemberMary Testa & Michael Starobin to Release New Album 'Have Faith' in December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

Ghostlight Records has announced the release of the new CD from MARY TESTA - the two time Tony Award nominated singer and actress currently starring in Wicked on Broadway - and MICHAEL STAROBIN, the Tony Award winning orchestrator and arranger. The album will be available in stores and via online outlets December 2, 2014. Mary and Michael will perform a special CD release engagement at The Laurie Beechman Theater at The West Bank Cafe January 4-5,11-12, 2015 at 7:00 PM. For tickets, please visit www.lauriebeechmantheatre.com. (more...)

Disney on Broadway, Tony Kushner and More Among Theater Programs at NYPL, Nov-Dec 2014Disney on Broadway, Tony Kushner and More Among Theater Programs at NYPL, Nov-Dec 2014
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

The New York Public Library has announced its upcoming theater programs for this winter. Details below! (more...)

Audra McDonald Will Return to Carnegie Hall in DecemberAudra McDonald Will Return to Carnegie Hall in December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2014

Six-time Tony Award winner and Musical America's 2014 Musician of the Year Audra McDonald, returns to Carnegie Hall on Friday, December 12 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage. (more...)

Photo Flash: ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK's Danielle Brooks Visits HERE LIES LOVEPhoto Flash: ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK's Danielle Brooks Visits HERE LIES LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2014

ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK's Danielle Brooks visited the Public Theater on Halloween to see her friend Maria-Christina Oliveras in the hit David Byrne/Fatboy Slim musical HERE LIES LOVE - check out a look back below! (more...)

Two NSTA Books About Gardens Engage Kids With Text, PhotosTwo NSTA Books About Gardens Engage Kids With Text, Photos
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2014

Two new books from NSTA Kids introduce elementary-age children to the appeal of gardens, whether they attract butterflies to a First Lady's hometown or grow right outside the classroom. Each book combines engaging text and vivid photos with helpful resources for educators and parents who want to cultivate kids' interest in nature. (more...)

Patti LuPone, Jeremy Jordan, Sierra Boggess & More Set for 54 Below this WeekPatti LuPone, Jeremy Jordan, Sierra Boggess & More Set for 54 Below this Week
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2014

Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)

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