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Jan McArt Play Reading Series Presents OUR TIMEJan McArt Play Reading Series Presents OUR TIME
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2015

Jan McArt's New Play Reading Series presents a new musical, 'OUR TIME,' by Dan Clancy & Lynn Portas, 3/9. (more...)

STAND BY YOUR MAN Opens 3/18 at Ivoryton PlayhouseSTAND BY YOUR MAN Opens 3/18 at Ivoryton Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2015

Tammy Wynette was a country music icon. Called the 'First Lady of Country Music', she was one of country music's best-known artists and biggest-selling female singer-songwriters. Wynette's 'Stand by Your Man' was one of the best-selling hit singles by a woman in the history of country music. During the late 1960s and early 1970s, Wynette charted 23 No. 1 songs, helping to define the role of women in country music. (more...)

Sinbad to Play Fox Theater, 3/20Sinbad to Play Fox Theater, 3/20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2015

Comix at Foxwoods presents stand-up comedy pioneer and Comedy Central's “Top 100 Comics of All Time” Sinbad for a one-night-only, stand-up performance at the Fox Theater on Friday, March 20, 2015 at 9:00 p.m. (more...)

The Washington Ballet Announces Upcoming NEWMOVEMENT PerformancesThe Washington Ballet Announces Upcoming NEWMOVEMENT Performances
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2015

The Washington Ballet (TWB) is proud to announce the next performances in its recently launched series, theNEWmovement: rising stars of The Washington Ballet Studio Company. The shows feature TWB's Studio Company, an aspirant dancer group poised to become the dance stars of the future. Also featured, are members of the Washington School of Ballet's Trainee Program, Professional Track Program and the Washington Ballet @THEARC Performance Ensemble. Many current company artists of The Washington Ballet began their careers as members of Studio Company including Maki Onuki, Corey Landolt, Andile Ndlovu, Aurora Dickie among others. Many others have also moved on to dance in ballet companies throughout the world. (more...)

Tango Buenos Aires to Perform in Nashville, 3/18Tango Buenos Aires to Perform in Nashville, 3/18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2015

Witness Eva Perón's story unfold through the dance presentation of Tango Buenos Aires at TPAC's James K. Polk Theater on March 18, 2015. Perón's story brought her worldwide acclaim and still resonates with her millions of admirers. (more...)

Scoop: THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBC - March 31 - April 3, 2015Scoop: THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBC - March 31 - April 3, 2015
by TV Scoop - Mar 31, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, airing on NBC on March 31-April 3, 2015! (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON #/31 - 4/6 on NBCScoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON #/31 - 4/6 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Mar 31, 2015

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON #/31 - 4/6, airing on NBC (more...)

CCCADI to Host Spring GalaCCCADI to Host Spring Gala
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2015

As Harlem continues to shift into a new era, plans are slated to renovate a local firehouse on 120 East 125th Street to serve as the new home for the historic East Harlem Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI). (more...)

Michelle Obama to Appear on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, 4/2Michelle Obama to Appear on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, 4/2
by TV News Desk - Mar 30, 2015

First Lady Michelle Obama is set to make an appearance on the Thursday, April 2 telecast of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” (more...)

13th Annual Downtown Urban Theater Festival Lineup Announced; Runs 5/13-30 at HERE13th Annual Downtown Urban Theater Festival Lineup Announced; Runs 5/13-30 at HERE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2015

The Downtown Theater Festival (Reg E. Gaines, Artistic Director) proudly announces that its 13th annual season will take place in New York City from May 13th - 30th, 2015. (more...)

Auditorium Theatre Adds of 'An Evening with the Roosevelts' & 'JBL Presents A.R. Rahman: The Intimate Concert Tour' to SeasonAuditorium Theatre Adds of 'An Evening with the Roosevelts' & 'JBL Presents A.R. Rahman: The Intimate Concert Tour' to Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2015

Continuing its 125th Anniversary celebration, the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University adds two, one-night-only performances to its momentous season. (more...)

Cape Rep Theatre's 30th Anniversary Season to Include 'LA CAGE' & MoreCape Rep Theatre's 30th Anniversary Season to Include 'LA CAGE' & More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

Cape Rep Theatre is celebrating its 30th Anniversary Season with an exciting line up of plays and musicals, including a world premier and two regional premiers. (more...)

Dallas Theater Center to Present Rolling World Premiere of COLOSSAL, 4/2-5/3Dallas Theater Center to Present Rolling World Premiere of COLOSSAL, 4/2-5/3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

?Dallas Theater Center announced today complete details for the rolling world premiere of Colossal, a new play by Andrew Hinderaker. DTC artistic director Kevin Moriarty directs the Kennedy Center Jean Kennedy Smith Playwriting Award-winning play, which is choreographed by founder and artistic director of Dark Circles Contemporary Dance Joshua L. Peugh. Colossal begins with previews on Thursday, April 2 with a Pay-What-You-Can performance and runs through Sunday, May 3. (more...)

First Lady Michelle Obama to Appear on BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Award Show on BETFirst Lady Michelle Obama to Appear on BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Award Show on BET
by TV News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

BET Networks and BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Inc. are honored to welcome First Lady Michelle Obama to her first "BLACK GIRLS ROCK!" Show at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (more...)

EVITA to Play Houston Family Arts Center, 5/1-24EVITA to Play Houston Family Arts Center, 5/1-24
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

The brilliance of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice is brought to life when Houston Family Arts Center (HFAC) brings the Tony award-winning musical EVITA to HFAC's Garza Mainstage, May 1 through May 24. (more...)

Cyndi Berck Releases POCAHONTAS AND SACAGAWEACyndi Berck Releases POCAHONTAS AND SACAGAWEA
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

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TRIBES, ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS, ANN and More Set for ZACH Theatre's 2015-16 SeasonTRIBES, ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS, ANN and More Set for ZACH Theatre's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

ZACH Theatre is pleased to announce the 2015-16 season with reinventions of contemporary musicals, boundary-breaking plays, and holiday entertainment for those naughty and nice. (more...)

Freda Payne Debuts at Bethesda Blues and Jazz ClubFreda Payne Debuts at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

Freda Payne is a Detroit native who never realized her talents until the early age of twelve. Her piano teacher discovered her singing ability and from that point on Freda was singing for local affairs around Detroit and even entered talent contest on local TV as well as the national TV show, Ted Mack Original Amateur Hour. At age fourteen she joined The Don Large's Make Way for Youth radio show broadcasted on station WJR in the penthouse of the Fisher Bldg. Freda's first album deal was on the Impulse label with ABC Paramount in New York. After The Lights Go Down Low and much more. Recording her next album three years later on MGM records. Was an early protege of Quincy Jones during his big band era, also performed at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 2008 in honor of Quincy's seventy fifth birthday celebration. (more...)

White House Announces 2015 Easter Egg Roll Talent Line-up and ProgramWhite House Announces 2015 Easter Egg Roll Talent Line-up and Program
by TV News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

Today the White House announces the talent line-up, program, and activities for the 2015 White House Easter Egg Roll, a tradition in its 137th year and the largest annual public event at the White House. (more...)

LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL to Air Live from White House Easter Egg Roll, 4/6LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL to Air Live from White House Easter Egg Roll, 4/6
by TV News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

For the first time, the full hour of top morning talk show “LIVE with Kelly and Michael” will originate live from the White House Easter Egg Roll in Washington, D.C., on Monday, April 6, 2015 (more...)

Photo Flash: Tenor Anthony Kearns Plays The American Ireland Fund 23rd GalaPhoto Flash: Tenor Anthony Kearns Plays The American Ireland Fund 23rd Gala
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2015

World-renowned tenor Anthony Kearns sang at The American Ireland Fund's 23rd National Gala on Monday night, March 16, 2015. BroadwayWorld brings you photos of the event below! (more...)

Logo Orders Eighth Season of RUPAUL'S DRAG RACELogo Orders Eighth Season of RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE
by TV News Desk - Mar 20, 2015

Hot off the heels of the seventh season premiere of “RuPaul's Drag Race,” Logo today announced the greenlight for an eighth season. (more...)

All(n)1 Security Services is Featured on Let's Talk Small BusinessAll(n)1 Security Services is Featured on Let's Talk Small Business
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2015

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Susan Lucci & Thomas Roberts to Host Annual UCP of NYC Women Who Care Awards Luncheon, 5/7Susan Lucci & Thomas Roberts to Host Annual UCP of NYC Women Who Care Awards Luncheon, 5/7
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2015

Edward R. Matthews, CEO of United Cerebral Palsy of New York City (UCP of NYC), and Loreen Arbus, Founder & Chair of Women Who Care, announced today that Susan Lucci, star of the hit series 'Devious Maids,' Emmy award-winning actress from 'All My Children,' host of Investigation Discovery's 'Deadly Affairs,' and New York Times best-selling author, will return for the third consecutive year as host of The 14th Annual Women Who Care Awards Luncheon. (more...)

Phylicia Rashad to Chair Arena Stage's THE BLOOD QUILT Premiere Celebration This MayPhylicia Rashad to Chair Arena Stage's THE BLOOD QUILT Premiere Celebration This May
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces Tony Award winner Phylicia Rashad will join Event Chair and Arena Stage Board member Shawna Watley (Senior Policy Advisor with Holland & Knight) as the Honorary Chair for The Blood Quilt World Premiere Celebration on Thursday, May 7, 2015. The new play by Katori Hall (The Mountaintop, Our Lady of Kibeho) is directed by Kamilah Forbes and runs April 24-June 7, 2015 in the Kreeger Theater. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Elaine Paige's Farewell Concert Will Hit the Big Screen This April- Watch a Sneak Peek!STAGE TUBE: Elaine Paige's Farewell Concert Will Hit the Big Screen This April- Watch a Sneak Peek!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

ScreenLive will present on Thursday, April 23, 2015 a unique and ground-breaking evening in cinemas worldwide when the incomparable Elaine Paige brings her sell-out 50th Anniversary Farewell Concert I'm Still Here, filmed at the Royal Albert Hall, to the big screen. Followed by a special live performance and Q&A - this promises to be a cinema experience not to be missed! (more...)

'tWitch' and Travis Wall to Serve as Mentors to Street and Stage Dancers on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE'tWitch' and Travis Wall to Serve as Mentors to Street and Stage Dancers on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE
by TV News Desk - Mar 16, 2015

Season 12 of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE will bring back two powerhouse alumni - Stephen 'tWitch' Boss and Travis Wall - as mentors to the Top 20 finalists. (more...)

Television Icon Betty White to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy AwardsTelevision Icon Betty White to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2015

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) today announced that television icon, Betty White, will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Michelle Obama & ELLEN Groove to Bruno Mars' 'Uptown Funk'VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Michelle Obama & ELLEN Groove to Bruno Mars' 'Uptown Funk'
by TV News Desk - Mar 13, 2015

Michelle Obama will stop by Monday's "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," to show off her moves! In a preview clip from her upcoming fourth appearance on the show, the First Lady and host Ellen grove to Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars hit, "Uptown Funk." (more...)

Cynthia Nixon to Host A NIGHT OF A THOUSAND GENDERS at Joe's Pub, 3/23Cynthia Nixon to Host A NIGHT OF A THOUSAND GENDERS at Joe's Pub, 3/23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2015

The Ackerman Institute's Gender & Family Project will present its second annual benefit, A Night of A Thousand Genders, an evening of cocktails followed by a very special one-night-only cabaret evening celebrating the beauty and resilience of gender expansive youth and their families on Monday, March 23, 2015 from 6:00-8:30pm at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street). (more...)

BWW Previews: John Arthur Greene in FREEDOM at 42 West in NYC, 3/30BWW Previews: John Arthur Greene in FREEDOM at 42 West in NYC, 3/30
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 12, 2015

Jacob Langfelder presents 'Freedom' an immersive concert celebrating the music of George Michael and WHAM! on Monday, March 30th at 8:00 pm at 42West in New York City. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Flashback- Watch 18-Year-Old Laura Benanti Sing 'The Sound of Music' on Broadway!STAGE TUBE: Broadway Flashback- Watch 18-Year-Old Laura Benanti Sing 'The Sound of Music' on Broadway!
by Stage Tube - Mar 1, 2015

Before appearing in THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE! on NBC in 2013, Tony Award-winner Laura Benanti made her Broadway debut in the same show in 1998. But that time, an 18-year-old Benanti was the understudy to Maria rather than Elsa Schrader. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a throwback clip of the young Broadway star beautifully performing the title song, 'The Sound of Music.' (more...)

Porchlight's 2015 ICONS Gala to Tribute Elaine Stritch This SpringPorchlight's 2015 ICONS Gala to Tribute Elaine Stritch This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2015

Porchlight Music Theatre and Artistic Director Michael Weber are proud to announce the 2015 ICONS Gala will celebrate the legendary career of Elaine Stritch, Sunday, April 12, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., at the Grand Ballroom, InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile, 505 N. Michigan Ave. The Gala will include performances from Chicago's leading divas in a tribute to one of Broadway's leading divas, Ms. Stritch, the presentation of the 2015 Guy Adkins Award for Excellence in the Advancement of Music Theatre in Chicago to director and teacher Dominic Missimi, and silent and live auctions. The fundraising gala will kick off Porchlight's 21st Anniversary of creating 'American Musicals. Chicago Style.' Proceeds from the event and its accompanying auction benefit Porchlight's educational programs and productions. (more...)

New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera's Artistic Director Lucine Amara to Celebrate 90th Birthday Next WeekNew Jersey Association of Verismo Opera's Artistic Director Lucine Amara to Celebrate 90th Birthday Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2015

Met Opera luminary Lucine Amara, Artistic Director of the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera, celebrates a milestone on March 1: her 90th birthday and over 70 years performing on the stage. (more...)

George Cleve to Conduct THE MAGIC FLUTE at Opera San Jose This SpringGeorge Cleve to Conduct THE MAGIC FLUTE at Opera San Jose This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2015

Opera San José concludes its 31st season with Mozart's The Magic Flute. (more...)

Met Opera's Artistic Director Lucine Amara to Celebrate 90th Birthday Next WeekMet Opera's Artistic Director Lucine Amara to Celebrate 90th Birthday Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2015

Met Opera luminary Lucine Amara, Artistic Director of the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera, celebrates a milestone on March 1: her 90th birthday and over 70 years performing on the stage. (more...)

Quotables from NBC's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON Week of 2/16Quotables from NBC's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON Week of 2/16
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2015

Below, check out quotables from THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON for the week of February 16 – February 20 (more...)

Barbara Bush Foundation For Family Literacy Launches Share The Love CampaignBarbara Bush Foundation For Family Literacy Launches Share The Love Campaign
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy, the nation's leading advocate for family literacy, announced its newest campaign: 'Share the Love of Reading.' This innovative effort encourages visitors to send a personalized card recommending their favorite books to family and friends through the www.helpthemread.org website. (more...)

BWW Recap: Papa Was a Rolling Stone on SCANDALBWW Recap: Papa Was a Rolling Stone on SCANDAL
by Jennifer McHugh - Apr 3, 2015

The investigation into B-613 is putting everyone's lives in peril. Are we going to lose one of our beloved gladiators by season's end? Maybe not a gladiator, but I have my suspicions it will be someone very dear. (more...)

Kerry Ellis & Louise Dearman to Reunite for Concert at Prince Edward TheatreKerry Ellis & Louise Dearman to Reunite for Concert at Prince Edward Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2015

West End stars, Kerry Ellis and Louise Dearman announced today that they will be joining forces for a one-off concert at the Prince Edward Theatre in London's West End. (more...)

Blog Watch UPDATE: Laura Benanti Out of SPRING SPECTACULAR, Plans to Return SaturdayBlog Watch UPDATE: Laura Benanti Out of SPRING SPECTACULAR, Plans to Return Saturday
by TV News Desk - Apr 3, 2015

Derek Hough shared in his weekly blog on TVGuide.com that his co-star in Radio City's Spring Spectacular, Laura Benanti is currently out of the show due to sickness. (more...)

Scoop: LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL Week of 4/6Scoop: LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL Week of 4/6
by TV Scoop - Apr 3, 2015

Get all the scoop on LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL Week of 4/6 (more...)

VIDEO: Jimmy Fallon & Michelle Obama Present 'The Evolution of Mom Dancing' on TONIGHTVIDEO: Jimmy Fallon & Michelle Obama Present 'The Evolution of Mom Dancing' on TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - Apr 3, 2015

In honor of the 5-year anniversary of 'Let's Move!,' Jimmy and the First Lady Michelle Obama performed Part 2 of 'The Evolution of Mom Dancing' on last night's TONIGHT SHOW. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Papa Pope is Back on Next SCANDALVIDEO: Sneak Peek - Papa Pope is Back on Next SCANDAL
by - Apr 3, 2015

On the next episode of ABC's SCANDAL titled "I'm Just a Bill", Papa Pope is back! But taking down daddy could be the end for Olitz. Scandal returns Thursday April 16th on ABC. (more...)

First Lady Michelle Obama Joins Celebration of BLACK GIRLS ROCK on BET, 4/5First Lady Michelle Obama Joins Celebration of BLACK GIRLS ROCK on BET, 4/5
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2015

On Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 7P/6C, tune in to BET Networks as it returns with the fifth annual “BLACK GIRLS ROCK!” paying tribute to six groundbreaking women in the areas of entertainment, education, philanthropy, and health. (more...)

Netflix Renews HOUSE OF CARDS for Fourth SeasonNetflix Renews HOUSE OF CARDS for Fourth Season
by TV News Desk - Apr 2, 2015

According to Deadline, Netflix has renewed HOUSE OF CARDS for a fourth season, expected to premiere early next year. No official release date has been announced. (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 4/2 - 4/8 on NBCScoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 4/2 - 4/8 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Apr 2, 2015

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 4/2 - 4/8, airing on NBC (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Elaine Paige's Farewell Concert Will Hit the Big Screen in US and Canada This Spring- Watch a Sneak Peek!STAGE TUBE: Elaine Paige's Farewell Concert Will Hit the Big Screen in US and Canada This Spring- Watch a Sneak Peek!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2015

Opening nationwide May 12, 2015 (May 20 in Canada), ScreenLive will present a unique and ground-breaking evening in cinemas when the incomparable Elaine Paige (Olivier Award winner, Grammy nominee) brings her sellout 50th Anniversary Farewell Concert I'm Still Here, filmed at the Royal Albert Hall, to the big screen across America and Canada. The film is followed by special footage of a live Q&A captured in London on April 23rd, 2014. This promises to be a cinema experience not to be missed! (more...)

Cita Rodriguez and Mambo Legend Orchestra to Celebrate Graciela and CCCADI, 4/25Cita Rodriguez and Mambo Legend Orchestra to Celebrate Graciela and CCCADI, 4/25
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2015

As Harlem continues to shift into a new era, plans are slated to renovate a local firehouse on 120 East 125th Street to serve as the new home for the historic East Harlem Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI). (more...)

Odile Koudou's THE BLESSING LEGACY to Be Adapted into a ScreenplayOdile Koudou's THE BLESSING LEGACY to Be Adapted into a Screenplay
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2015

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