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VIDEO: NETFLIX Reveals TROLLHUNTERS Premiere Date & Official Trailer
by TV News Desk - Oct 9, 2016

Today, a special advanced screening of DreamWorks' TROLLHUNTERS took place at New York Comic-Con inside Madison Square Garden in front of a 5,600 seat audience, followed by a panel discussion with creator and executive producer Guillermo del Toro (more...)

Composer to Attend UK Premiere of HOTEL FOR CRIMINALS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2016

Drama Desk winning and Tony/Grammy Award nominated composer Stanley Silverman is to attend the UK premiere of Hotel For Criminals co-written with pre-eminent avant garde theatre maker Richard Foreman.  (more...)

Moving Image to Screen Complete Kieslowski Retrospective This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Museum of the Moving Image will present the most comprehensive U.S. retrospective of all of the Polish director's features, short films, early documentary work, and a marathon viewing of the Dekalog, from October 7 through November 6, 2016. The series will also include four posthumous works based on Kieslowski's unproduced screenplays. (more...)

Plants vs. Zombies Team Reunites, Forms Indie Game Studio 'All Yes Good' and Warns World of Imminent Octogeddon
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

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The Paley Center for Media Presents Two PaleyLive Premiere Screening and Panel Events in Beverly Hills
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

The Paley Center for Media will present two PaleyLive LA premiere events: Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency Premiere Screening & Conversation on Tuesday, October 18 and Salem: Season Three Premiere Screening & Conversation on Tuesday, November 1. Both events are open to the public and feature the series' cast and creatives for intimate panel discussions and audience Q&As following their premiere screenings.  (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, October 26, 2016
by - Oct 7, 2016

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, October 26, 2016! (more...)

New Commission MY OLD MAN (AND OTHER STORIES) to Open This October at Dixon Place
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Dixon Place presents its new commission MY OLD MAN (AND OTHER STORIES) - a collection of theatrical short stories by the acclaimed performer, writer, and downtown favorite Jess Barbagallo (Half Straddle, The Big Dance Theater).  (more...)

Vertigo Theatre's PORNO CHIC to Return to The Kings Arms This October
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

One of Manchester's most successful fringe theatre companies have announced that they will be bringing back for a record third time the smash hit award winning Porno Chic to The Kings Arms, Salford, this October due to overwhelming demand. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Recruits' Episode of ARROW on The CW
by - Oct 6, 2016

On the next episode of ARROW on The CW titled "The Recruits" - Oliver’s (Stephen Amell) new recruits for Team Arrow are Curtis (Echo Kellum), Wild Dog (guest star Rick Gonzalez) and Evelyn Sharp (guest star Madison McLaughlin). (more...)

THE CARNIVAL OF LOST SOULS Makes its World Debut in Melbourne
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

Nestled somewhere between the madness of a Tim Burton psychosis and the darkness of a David Lynch nightmare, The Carnival of Lost Souls tells the tragic tale of unrequited love and loss, set amongst the mayhem and splendour of a 19th Century Circus. (more...)

TIME RUN: THE CELESTIAL CHAIN Releases Tickets
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

Tickets went on sale today for the latest adventure from London's leading immersive game inventors, Time Run. The Celestial Chain opens in London Fields from 24th November and takes live gaming to the next level with a pioneering gameplay format which challenges teams to test their mental skill and dexterity in more missions than ever before. (more...)

MOURNING BECOMES ELECTRA and More Set for Target Margin Theater's 25th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

Target Margin Theater celebrates 25 years of theater making with one of America's greatest playwrights. (more...)

Josh Radnor to Host SPACE on Ryder Farm's 'Farm in the City' Gala
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

SPACE on Ryder Farm, a non-profit artist residency program located an hour north of New York City, is hosting their first annual Farm in the City gala. The event features a farm-to-table dinner, performances from six seasons of SPACE-developed work, and a live auction. The gala will take place on Monday, October 24th at 7 p.m. at Sun West Studios, 450 W. 31st Street, NYC. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, November 9, 2016
by - Oct 21, 2016

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, November 9, 2016! (more...)

Frenchie Davis, Nathan Lee Graham and More Lead Reading of Max Vernon's THE VIEW UPSTAIRS Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

A reading of award-winning composer/lyricist/playwright/performer Max Vernon's new musical THE VIEW UPSTAIRS, directed by Scott Ebersold with music direction by James Dobinson, continues its industry presentations today, October 21st. (more...)

Sean Christopher Lewis's DOGS OF RWANDA Gets NNPN Rolling Premiere This Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

National New Play Network, the country's alliance of nonprofit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, announces Dogs of Rwanda by Sean Christopher Lewis as its 63rd Rolling World Premiere. (more...)

Dance Theater Company's TALES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS Comes to Westminster Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Four magical tales adapted from Scheherazade's thousand and one Arabian nights will be presented in a special holiday engagement of the award-winning Mosaic Dance Theater Company's production of Tales from The Arabian Nights.  The program will be presented at Westminster Arts Center at Bloomfield College, 449 Franklin Street, Bloomfield, NJ  07003.  Performances are scheduled for Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 3:00 PM and 8:00 PM (more...)

New York Public Library for the Performing Arts Will Celebrate New York & London Theatre in CURTAIN UP Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

New York's Broadway and London's West End have long been the biggest destinations for live theater, and now, a new exhibition opening at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts honors the rich creative talent and award-winning productions in both cities. Co-curated by The Library for the Performing Arts and the V&A, where the exhibition debuted earlier this year, in partnership with the Society of London Theatre (SOLT), Curtain Up: Celebrating the Last 40 Years of Theatre in New York and London highlights how the theatre districts of both cities have flourished and developed since 1976. The exhibition, which opens at The Library for the Performing Arts in Lincoln Center onOctober 31, 2016  and is on display through June 30, 2017. (more...)

From HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm – it's a Hilarious Night of Stand-Up Comedy with JB Smoove at The Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

He's a gifted writer, comedian, television and film star who continues to entertain audiences all over the world with his unique brand of comedic funk! Turn on your TV and comedian JB Smoove seems to be everywhere you look. Over the last few years, he has co-starred opposite Will Arnett on The Millers, has hosted Last Comic Standing, plays a fictionalized version of himself on Real Husbands of Hollywood, 11.   (more...)

Critics Choice: SOMETHING WICKED, RENT, NOISES OFF and So Much More On Tap This Weekend
by Jeffrey Ellis - Oct 20, 2016

Here are our suggestions - our choices, as it were - for the shows to catch, the people to see, before Monday morning rolls around. Again. When work beckons, we promise you'll have so much more interesting water cooler chatter to share that you'll be the envy of everyone at the office: (more...)

All-Female GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS to Turn Heads at Curtain Call
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Casting women in male roles is nothing new...cross-gender casting goes back to the earliest days of known drama. Even so, when Curtain Call's executive director and artistic head decided to produce David Mamet's testosterone-driven classic, Glengarry Glenn Ross with all females, he knew heads would turn and tongues would wag. This distaff version of the 1984 Pulitzer Prize winner will play in Curtain Call's Dressing Room Theatre in Stamford, from October 20 through November 6. (more...)

Global Smartphone Brand Honor Teams with Marvel Studios' Doctor Strange to Bring 'Bravery' to the Screens
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

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The Wild Project Announces Current and Upcoming Projects
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

October 20 - November 13 THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI by Bertolt Brecht in a new translation by Stephen Sharkey, directed by Kevin Confoy With Desmond Confoy, Sergio Fuenzalida,  John Lenartz,  Zach Lusk,  Ellen Mandel,  Craig V. Smith, Jim  Sterling, Elise Stone, Antonio Suarez,  and Josh Tyson Lighting Design by Harold Mulinex; Sound Design by Ellen Mandel; Costume Design by Deborah Hobson; Multimedia design by Andrew Lazarow; Stage Management by Irene Lazaridis Produced by Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Performance schedule: Oct. 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27 @ 8PM; Oct. 22 @ 2PM; Oct. 23 @ 3PM Nov.  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 10 11, 12 @ 8PM; Nov. 2 & 5 @ 2PM; Nov. 6 & 13 @ 3PM  Tickets: $25 (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Today, October 19, 2016
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW today, October 19, 2016! (more...)

Smartphone brand Honor announces co-promotion with Marvel's Doctor Strange
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

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Marvel Music Offers First Listen to Main Score Theme From Marvel Studios DOCTOR STRANGE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Marvel.com has debuted Oscar and Grammy award-winning composer Michael Giacchino's main title theme from Marvel Studios' upcoming DOCTOR STRANGE. (more...)

Studio Theatre to Present SPINE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Spine, an hilarious and heartbreaking, multiple award-winning play from fast-rising playwright Clara Brennan, comes to the Crucible Studio from Thursday 27 - Saturday 29 October. (more...)

BWW Review: Nashville Rep's All-Star Cast Shines in NOISES OFF
by Jeffrey Ellis - Oct 17, 2016

There comes a moment in Act Two (or maybe it's Act One - on second thought, maybe it's the second Act One, although it could be the third…) of Michael Frayn's Noises Off, now onstage at TPAC's Andrew Johnson Theatre, in which Martha Wilkinson comes onstage, hits her mark, cuts her eyes at another actor and with perfect timing reaches out to touch his arm, her expressive face showing every word the audience needs to hear, eliciting guffaws and applause as her reward. (more...)

Composers Dwyer, Paige, Sotomayor, Carner & Gregor Set for 'In The Works' Series at The Duplex
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Honeck-Moss Productions, in conjunction with The Duplex Development Stage will present "In The Works."  An exciting new series conceived as an opportunity for composers to try out new work in front of an audience and see how it plays in a supportive environment.   (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, November 2, 2016
by - Oct 17, 2016

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, November 2, 2016! (more...)

Underground Railway Theater Presents WHEN JANUARY FEELS LIKE SUMMER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Underground Railway Theater is proud to present Cori Thomas' When January Feels Like Summer from October 20 - November 13, 2016. When January Feels Like Summer is directed by Benny Sato Ambush. The press performance isMonday, October 24 at 7:30PM. (more...)

Sean Christopher Lewis's DOGS OF RWANDA Gets NNPN Rolling Premiere This Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

National New Play Network, the country's alliance of nonprofit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, announces Dogs of Rwanda by Sean Christopher Lewis as its 63rd Rolling World Premiere. (more...)

BWW Review: ULYSSES' HOMECOMING, Hackney Empire, 15 October 2016
by Gary Naylor - Oct 16, 2016

Gary Naylor sees an opera dating from its earliest period that brims with emotional energy, if a lacking a little in 21st century pace. (more...)

BWW Review: Unless You Hate Fun and Sexiness, Death-Defying THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW is Giddy Perfection
by Matt Tamanini - Oct 16, 2016

Unless you have no sense of humor, no joy in your heart, or no sex drive to speak of, it's impossible to not enjoy yourself. (more...)

J.K Rowling Confirms FANTASTIC BEASTS Spin-Off Series Will Consist of Five Films
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Following rumors that the upcoming Harry Potter spin-off, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, would have multiple sequels, screenplay writer of the franchise, and original Harry Potter author, J.K Rowling has confirmed via Twitter that the series will have five parts. Rowling is slated to write the screenplays for all five films. According to her Twitter, she is currently polishing the second installment. Check out the original tweets below! (more...)

Dark Comedic Drama Series MARY KILLS PEOPLE Coming to Lifetime in 2017
by TV News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Lifetime has commissioned six, one-hour episodes of the darkly comedic drama series, MARY KILLS PEOPLE , by global independent studio Entertainment One (eOne) and Cameron Pictures, Inc. (more...)

BLOOD is Back This October
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Glenne Headly (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Dick Tracy, Mr. Holland's Opus) and James Kyson (NBC's Heroes, voted one of "Hollywood's 25 Hottest" by TV Guide) join the cast when The Garage re-opens its acclaimed world premiere production of BLOOD. Written and directed by Obie and New York Outer Critics Circle Award-winner/ DGA Award, two-time Golden Globe and five-time Emmy Award nominee Robert Allan Ackerman, BLOOD returns to the The Complex in Hollywood beginning Oct. 14. (more...)

Mary Boone Gallery to Open New Ai WeiWei Exhibit ROOTS AND BRANCHES 11/5
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

On 5 November 2016, Mary Boone Gallery will open at both its Fifth Avenue and Chelsea locations Ai Weiwei 2016: Roots and Branches, an exhibition of recent works by eminent international artist and human rights activist AI WEIWEI. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, October 26, 2016
by - Oct 14, 2016

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, October 26, 2016! (more...)

Existing GTX Corp Distributor of GPS SmartSoles for Denmark Expands Into Norway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

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MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS to Make West End Debut at the Criterion Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

Kenny Wax Family Entertainment is delighted to announce the West End debut of new family musical - Mr Popper's Penguins, which will open at the Criterion Theatre for a magical Christmas season from the 15 December to 31 December. Mr & Mrs Popper and their remarkable family of performing penguin puppets come to London direct from a UK tour and US premiere at New York's renowned New Victory Theatre. (more...)

IMAX Fan Event Featurette for FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM Released Today
by Movies News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” takes us to a new era in J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World, decades before Harry Potter and half a world away. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'A Matter of Trust' Episode of ARROW on The CW
by - Oct 13, 2016

 On the next episode of ARROW on The CW titled "A Matter of Trust", now that Oliver (Stephen Amell) has his new team, they are ready to hit the streets but Oliver doesn’t feel they are ready. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Today, October 12, 2016
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW today, October 12, 2016! (more...)

Photo Flash: FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM Twitter Emojis Debut
by Movies News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THE takes us to a new era in J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World, decades before Harry Potter and half a world away. Check out newly released Twitter emojis inspired by the film below! (more...)

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Presents THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble announces that Bertolt Brecht's political farce, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, will lead off the company's 13th season on October 20 and will play for 21 performances through November 13, 2016 at The Wild Project in the East Village.  Previews will start October 20 with an official opening Saturday, October 22 @ 8PM. (more...)

Tree Care Industry Association Issues Guidelines for Handling Trees...
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

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Frenchie Davis, Nathan Lee Graham and More to Lead Reading of Max Vernon's THE VIEW UPSTAIRS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

A reading of award-winning composer/lyricist/playwright/performer Max Vernon's new musical THE VIEW UPSTAIRS, directed by Scott Ebersold with music direction by James Dobinson, begins rehearsals today in New York City and will culminate in three industry presentations on October 20th and 21st. (more...)

BWW Interview: Robert Allan Ackerman Always Going for BLOOD and Making His Mark!
by Gil Kaan - Oct 10, 2016

Obie-Awarding director Robert Allan Ackerman has worked the boards all around the globe bringing out outstanding performances from both stellar legends and before-they-were-known newbies. Robert's latest production BLOOD, which he wrote as well, had its world premiere earlier this year, also at The Complex. (more...)

Marvel Studios and IMAX Offer Fans Sneak Peek at DOCTOR STRANGE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

Marvel Studios announces Marvel Studios' Expand Your Mind: An IMAX® 3D Exclusive First Look, featuring approximately 15 minutes of exclusive footage from the highly anticipated, action-packed “Doctor Strange.” The sneak peek will be showcased in over 115 theater locations across North America on October 10, 2016, at 7p.m.  (more...)

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