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Karen Mason and Heather Mac Rae to Headline All-Female BELLE OF TOMBSTONE Concert
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

New York Theatre Barn will present a concert of the new all-female musical The Belle of Tombstone on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the Museum of Jewish Heritage. (more...)

THE WAR BOYS Enters Final Weeks at Access Theater
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

Naomi Wallace's searing psychological drama The War Boys, directed by James Will McBride, is entering its final two weeks at Access Theater (380 Broadway, NYC). Performances continue through April 16, 2017. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, April 19, 2017
by - Mar 30, 2017

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, April 19, 2017! (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Dangerous Liaisons' Episode of ARROW on The CW
by TV News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Below, check out a sneak peek at the next episode of ARROW titled 'Dangerous Liaisons'. The episode airs Wednesday April 26th on The CW.  (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES
by Movies News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

A brand-new featurette from Disney's PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES showcases the stars and directors discussing the epic new film which hits theaters on May 26th 2017. (more...)

HAMLET to Transfer to Harold Pinter Theatre Following Sold-Out Run at Almeida Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Olivier Award-winning director, Robert Icke's (Mary Stuart, The Red Barn, Uncle Vanya, Oresteia, Mr Burns and 1984), ground-breaking and electrifying production of William Shakespeare's Hamlet, starring BAFTA award-winner Andrew Scott (Moriarty in BBC's Sherlock, Denial, Spectre, Design For Living and Cock) in the title role, will transfer to the Harold Pinter Theatre, following a critically acclaimed and sell out run at the Almeida Theatre. (more...)

Throwback with Matchbox Twenty & Counting Crows at Hersheypark Stadium
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Matchbox Twenty and Counting Crows join forces to bring "A Brief History of Everything Tour 2017" to Hersheypark Stadium on Monday, August 28th at 6:45 p.m. (more...)

Fran Comesanas Releases 'Saint Peter's Gate'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

According to some Christian denominations, there is a gateway to heaven that is called the 'pearly gates'. In the popular culture, it is described as a set of large, white iron gates in the clouds guarded by Saint Peter. In the book 'Saint Peter's Gate: Path of Darkness' (published by Trafford Publishing), author Fran Comesanas provides a unique interpretation of a long standing image of what 'Saint Peter's Gate' is. (more...)

TOSOS Presents Free Reading of BENT
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2017

The Robert Chesley/Jane Chambers Playwrights Project (TOSOS) Kathleen Warnock - curator presents a reading of Bent by Martin Sherman. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, April 12, 2017
by - Mar 24, 2017

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, April 12, 2017! (more...)

BWW Review: ABSINTHE L.A. Brings Sin City to Los Angeles, and It's an Instant Hit
by Ellen Dostal - Mar 24, 2017

It used to be true that what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. But not anymore. For the next five weeks, LA audiences will get a taste of Sin City right here in our own backyard, thanks to Spiegelworld's in-your-face adult-only production, ABSINTHE LA. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Disbanded' Episode of ARROW on The CW
by - Mar 23, 2017

On the next episode of ARROW titled "Disbanded",  Diggle (David Ramsey) and Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) are shocked by Oliver’s (Stephen Amell) decision to call on the Bratva to help take down Prometheus (Josh Segurra). (more...)

VISITING MR. GREEN, ROSE and SIGHT UNSEEN Set for Jewish Repertory Theatre's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

The Jewish Repertory Theatre has announced its 2017/18 season. (more...)

ARCHER: DREAMLAND Comedy Series Launches 'Archer, P.I.' App; S8 Premieres 4/5
by TV News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

ARCHER: Dreamland, the eighth season of the Emmy(R)-Award winning animated comedy series, lets fans solve cases alongside Detective Sterling Archer with the newly launched 'Archer, P.I.' app. (more...)

Dave Malloy, Rick Burkhardt and Alec Duffy's Annual SCHUBERTIAD Coming to JACK This April
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

Join the creators of the OBIE-winning play Three Pianos for their now-annual boozy Schubertiad with special guests, in a benefit to support JACK's artistic and community efforts, at JACK on April 3, 2017 at 8 pm. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, April 5, 2017
by - Mar 20, 2017

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, April 5, 2017! (more...)

Review Roundup: American Ballet Theater's WHIPPED CREAM
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

American Ballet Theatre presented the World Premiere of an all-new production of Whipped Cream, a two-act ballet choreographed by Artist in Residence Alexei Ratmansky, with sets and costumes by artist Mark Ryden. It opened on March 15, 2017 at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, California. (more...)

BWW Review: DRUNKS at Whim Productions
by Alan Portner - Mar 20, 2017

Audience learns how the movie business works with a combination of drugs, alcohol, wild sex, porn, and wild insecurity (more...)

HOME to Present Major UK Revival of ROSE Starring Dame Janet Suzman
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

???????HOME is delighted to announce the first UK revival of Martin Sherman's award-winning Rose, which premiered at the National Theatre in London in 1999. Directed by Richard Beecham, Janet Suzman takes on the role of the eponymous Rose. (more...)

Imelda Staunton-Led WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? to Hit Cinemas This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

Following the enormously successful opening of James Macdonald's new production of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? starring Imelda Staunton, Conleth Hill, Imogen Poots and Luke Treadaway, producers today announced the forthcoming live broadcast of the play to cinemas throughout the UK and beyond as part of National Theatre Live. (more...)

GRUFF! An Epic Fairytale Eco-Musical (with Puppets!) Comes to People's Improv Theater
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

In a dark time when temperatures and oceans are rising, we're spreading a message of light, hope and resistance. And we're doing it with a very silly and somewhat subversive puppet musical about goats! (more...)

CBS Announces Summer Premiere Dates Including Live-Action Game Show CANDY CRUSH
by TV News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

CBS today announced its summer schedule, including the new event series SALVATION, the new live-action game show CANDY CRUSH, the third season of ZOO, based on James Patterson's #1 bestselling novel, and the return of the summer sensation BIG BROTHER. (more...)

THE LITTLE DOG LAUGHED Opens Next Week at Happy Medium Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

A new venture awaits lauded fringe actor, Audrey Lynn Sylvia, former co-founder of Happy Medium Theatre. Take Your Pick Productions, a new and daring company, picks up after Happy Medium Theatre. HMT amicably and secretively closed its doors after a successful run of Ronan Noone's Brendan.   (more...)

BWW's On This Day - April 8, 2017
by - Apr 8, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on April 8 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW Review: Actors Bridge and Belmont Theatre Team Up for Provocative and Moving AMISH PROJECT
by Jeffrey Ellis - Apr 8, 2017

Actors Bridge Ensemble - Nashville's most forward-thinking and cutting-edge professional theater company - teams up once again with Belmont University Department of Theatre and Dance to celebrate their tenth anniversary as artistic collaborators with Jessica Dickey's The Amish Project, a moving and provocative presentation that allows the two companies' strengths to be fully on display, giving audiences much to consider in the post-show haze of introspection and remembrance. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 4/8/2017
by - Apr 8, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 4/8/2017. (more...)

GENTLY DOWN THE STREAM, Starring Harvey Fierstein, Extends at The Public Theater
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

The Public Theater announced today a one-week extension for the world premiere of GENTLY DOWN THE STREAM, written by Martin Sherman and directed by Sean Mathias. The show officially opened on Wednesday, April 5, and was previously extended through Sunday, May 14. It will now run an additional week through Sunday, May 21. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, April 26, 2017
by - Apr 7, 2017

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, April 26, 2017! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - April 7, 2017
by - Apr 7, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on April 7 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, April 26, 2017
by - Apr 7, 2017

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, April 26, 2017! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - April 6, 2017
by - Apr 6, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on April 6 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Psychedelic/Tribal Rock Band Flamingods Debut Video & Interactive Game for 'Kewali'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

With electrifying melodies and immersive production, 'Kewali' comes on like a wave of lysergic euphoria. In the band's words, 'Kewali' is a song deep rooted in love and the idea of celebrating what's around you (more...)

Stray Cat Theatre to Close 16-17 Season with Gender-Bent Comedy HIR
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

Stray Cat Theatre presents Hir by Taylor Mac, directed by Ron May.  (more...)

George Tabori's MEIN KAMPF and JUBILEE Satires to Hit TNC
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

Two lacerating dark satires by the influential mid-to-late century Hungarian emigre playwright George Tabori will be seen in rep at Theater for the New City, 155 First Avenue, from Thursday May 4 to Sunday May 21. Directed by Manfred Bormann, and featuring the actor GW Reed, "Two by Tabori" includes "Mein Kampf" (starting May 4) and "Jubilee" (starting May 10). (more...)

Bryce Pinkham, Amber Gray and More Featured on HAIL OBLIVION Concept Album
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

HAIL OBLIVION: A Pirate Fantasia, the latest music theater work by composer/lyricist Stephanie Ryan Johnstone and librettist Joshua William Gelb, will be released as a concept album on April 9th with a cast featuring Bryce Pinkham (Gentlemen's Guide, Heidi Chronicles, Holiday Inn), Ato Blankson-Wood (The Total Bent, Lysistrata Jones , Hair), Amber Gray (Great Comet, An Octoroon), Julian Fleisher (February House, Coraline), Rick Burkhardt (Three Pianos), among others. (more...)

BWW Review: It's Reigning Cats And Dogs In Palm Springs! Dezart Closes Its Season With A Very Warm And Funny CHAPATTI!
by David Green - Apr 4, 2017

Dogs and cats reign supreme  - and, in fact, are the catalyst for all of the action  - in Christian O'Reilly's warm and intelligent comedy CHAPATTI, the final production in Dezart Performs rather remarkable ninth season in Palm Springs. Dezart Performs, a long time 'best kept secret' in Coachella Valley Theatre, has found its voice and emerged as one of the finest theatre companies in the region with a performance season that can be summed up in one word. Flawless! (more...)

Annaleigh Ashford, Danny Burstein, Stephen Adly Guirgis, Nikki M. James and More to Channel the Bard for 2017 Shakespeare in the Park Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

The Public Theater announced initial casting today for the 2017 Free Shakespeare in the Park season, beginning Tuesday, May 23 at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park, continuing a 55-year tradition of free theater in Central Park. (more...)

BWW Review: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR at Arvada Center
by Chris Arneson - Apr 4, 2017

I've spent a couple decades successfully avoiding Jesus Christ Superstar. I generally don't like religion, and Andrew Lloyd Webber isn't my favorite composer. However, after attending the Arvada Center's current production, I'm a bit more of a believer…in the show, at least. (more...)

Breaking News: HADESTOWN, SWEENEY TODD, INDECENT, OSLO and More Top 2017 Lucille Lortel Award Nominations
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

The Off-Broadway League today announced nominations in 19 categories for the 32nd Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway. (more...)

The Winston Group presents: REAL TALK / KIP TALK
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

REAL TALK / KIP TALK is a series of live talk shows about the state of contemporary performance in New York City, conceived and conceptualized by Kippy Winston, media mogul, Internet sensation, and citizen of the world.  (more...)

Concerts at Saint Thomas Presents The Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

On Friday, April  28, 2017 at 7:30 pm Concerts at Saint Thomas presents the Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir. As one of Europe's leading choirs, this fine choir has delighted listeners since 1924 with its interpretation of the works of major composers of the renaissance and baroque eras, as well as 20th century choral music for boys' and men's voices. Since 1959, the choir has been resident at Copenhagen Cathedral and as part of its duties performs at state occasions and during royal visits abroad. (more...)

March to May's 'Through the Night' Out On Northbound Records 4/21
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

Northbound Records is very pleased to announce that “Madeleine” from Through the Night, the forthcoming debut full length (out 4.21) from orchestral folk duo March to May has premiered at Surviving the Golden Age (more...)

Concerts At St. Thomas Presents The Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir, 4/28
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

On Friday, April 28, 2017 at 7:30 pm Concerts at Saint Thomas presents the Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir. As one of Europe's leading choirs, this fine choir has delighted listeners since 1924 with its interpretation of the works of major composers of the renaissance and baroque eras, as well as 20th century choral music for boys' and men's voices. (more...)

CHARLESES Begins Performances Tonight at The Brick
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

The world premiere of Carl Holder's CHARLESES begins performances tonight (Thursday, April 13) at The Brick (575 Metropolitan Avenue, at Lorimer). Meghan Finn returns to The Tank after directing last year's Drama Desk-nominated The Offending Gesture to helm the premiere production. (more...)

Critic's Choice: Spring is Here...Dance Into The Theater This Weekend
by Jeffrey Ellis - Apr 12, 2017

Spring is here! Why doesn't my heart go dancing? Well, Mr. Lorenz Hart, personally, we are too damn busy with creating the magic of live theater: We're directing a show (Daddy's Dyin'…Who's Got the Will? opens next week - April 20 - at The Larry Keeton Theatre in Donelson, thank you very much) and trying to make it out to see as much theater in Nashville as possible before old age takes its toll - it's tough out there for a theater critic! (more...)

BWW Review: Seattle Musical Theatre's KISS ME, KATE Not Tongue-In-Cheek Enough
by Amelia Reynolds - Apr 11, 2017

If you have to preface your show with the acknowledgement of misogyny, is showcasing the choreography and vocal talent worth putting on that show? (more...)

Unleash the Hound Dogs! Eric Sciotto and More to Lead ATTACK OF THE ELVIS IMPERSONATORS Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

Producer Lawrence Rosner has announced the cast and creative team of Attack of the Elvis Impersonators, the new musical that will unleash your inner hound dog, with book, music and lyrics by Lory Lazarus. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, April 26, 2017
by - Apr 10, 2017

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, April 26, 2017! (more...)

Breaking News: Lynn Nottage's SWEAT Wins 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Drama!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

It was just announced by Pulitzer Prize administrator Mike Pride that Lynn Nottage's SWEAT has officially won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.  (more...)

Who Will Win the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Drama? Tune In to the Live Stream at 3pm!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

Today's the day! The 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winners and Nominated Finalists will be announced in just minutes- April 10 at 3pm eastern daylight time via live-stream on pulitzer.org. (more...)

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