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Now Playing Onstage in San Francisco - Week of 10/27/2013
by BWW - Oct 27, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/27/2013 for San Francisco (more...)

Beckett's ENDGAME Next Up at A Noise Within, Now thru 11/23
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2013

A Noise Within (ANW), the acclaimed classical repertory theatre company led by Producing Artistic Directors Geoff Elliott and Julia Rodriguez-Elliott, continues its 22nd season and the third season in its new Pasadena home with Endgame by Samuel Beckett, opening tonight, October 26 and closing Saturday, November 23, 2013, with previews starting October 19. Endgame, directed by Geoff Elliott, is performed in repertory with Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare, September 14 through November 24, and The Guardsman by Ferenc Molnar, October 5 through November 30. (more...)

TWELFTH NIGHT Star Stephen Fry to Guest on THE COLBERT REPORT, 10/24
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2013

Stephen Fry, who is making his Broadway acting debut as Malvolio in the critically acclaimed Shakespeare's Globe production of TWELFTH NIGHT, will be a guest on 'The Colbert Report' on Thursday, October 24. 'The Colbert Report' airs at 11:30 PM ET on Comedy Central, 10:30 PM Central. (more...)

Possum Point Players' On The Edge To Present Workshop Of Samuel Beckett's ENDGAME
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2013

Possum Point Players invite the public to join them for a close up look at the inner workings of the Possum Point Players' affiliate On The Edge on Saturday, November 9, at 7:30, or Sunday November 10 at 2:00 for a workshop presentation of Samuel Beckett's End Game. Tickets are not reserved and are available at the door for $10. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in San Francisco - Week of 10/20/2013
by BWW - Oct 20, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/20/2013 for San Francisco (more...)

Public Theater Extends GRASSES OF A THOUSAND COLORS Through 12/1
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2013

The Public Theater and Theatre for a New Audience have announced an additional one-week extension for the American premiere of GRASSES OF A THOUSAND COLORS, part of The Wallace Shawn-Andre Gregory Project, written by Wallace Shawn. Directed by Andre Gregory, GRASSES OF A THOUSAND COLORS opened on Monday, October 28 and will now run an additional week through Sunday, December 1. (more...)

Carnegie Hall Continues to Celebrate Benjamin Britten Centennial Throughout 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2013

Throughout its 2013-2014 season, Carnegie Hall pays tribute to composer Benjamin Britten (1913-1976) in celebration of the 100th anniversary of his birth. (more...)

Scoop: PERSON OF INTEREST on CBS - Tuesday, November 12, 2013
by TV Scoop - Nov 7, 2013

Get all the scoop on PERSON OF INTEREST, airing on CBS on Tuesday, November 12, 2013! (more...)

Off Broadway West Theatre Co. Presents THE WEIR, Now thru 12/7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2013

Off Broadway West Theatre Company presents THE WEIR by Conor McPherson, tonight, November 7 - December 7, 2013. (more...)

Nils Puhlmann, Former Zynga Chief Security Officer and Co-Founder of Cloud Security Alliance, Joins Endgame as Chief Technology Officer
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2013

Mr. Puhlmann has over 15 years of experience in executive-level security roles at software and web companies. As Chief Security Officer of Zynga from 2009-2012, he led the company's converged security department, managing all security risks for the company and overseeing product and application security, security engineering and architecture, investigations and incident response, security intelligence and threat assessments, physical security, security compliance, and audit. He also chaired Zynga's Security Risk Committee. (more...)

Carnegie Hall Continues to Celebrate Benjamin Britten Centennial Throughout 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2013

Throughout its 2013-2014 season, Carnegie Hall pays tribute to composer Benjamin Britten (1913-1976) in celebration of the 100th anniversary of his birth. (more...)

Lookingglass Theatre to Present THE LITTLE PRINCE, 12/5-2/2
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2013

Continuing its 26th Season, Lookingglass Theatre Company presents The Little Prince, produced in Association with The Actors Gymnasium, by Rick Cummins and John Scoullar, based on the book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, and directed by Ensemble Member David Catlin. The Little Prince runs December 5, 2013 - February 2, 2014 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson. The Press Opening is Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Security Innovation Network Selects Top 16 Entrepreneurs from 115 Entries to Share Emerging Cybersecurity Solutions at SINET Showcase in Washington D.C.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2013

The program, supported by the Department of Homeland Security Science & Technology Directorate, received one hundred and fifteen application submissions from early stage and emerging technology companies, with the guideline that their revenues be under $15 million. These entries were carefully vetted in a two-stage process by the SINET Showcase Steering Committee comprised of 66 leaders from the government, industry, investment and academic communities. (more...)

Second Baby on the Way for Actress Drew Barrymore!
by TV News Desk - Nov 4, 2013

Drew Barrymore and her husband Will Kopelman have a new bundle of joy on the way! The actress's rep confirms to E! News exclusively that she is pregnant with her second child. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in San Francisco - Week of 11/03/2013
by BWW - Nov 3, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 11/03/2013 for San Francisco (more...)

THE PAJAMA GAME to Transfer From Chichester to West End in May 2014
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2013

The UK Daily Mail is reporting that Richard Eyre's Chichester Festival production of THE PAJAMA GAME will move to London's West End, opening at the Shaftesbury Theatre in May of 2014. No official dates or casting has yet been announced. (more...)

OZMA OF OZ to Round Out Playwrights Foundation's Rough Readings Series, 12/2-3
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2013

The Playwrights Foundation's 2013 Winter Rough Readings Series concludes with readings of Rob Melrose's adaptation of OZMA of OZ on Monday, December 2, 7:30pm at Roble Hall, Stanford University and on Tuesday, December 3, 7pm at The Thick House, San Francisco. Directed by Rob Melrose, OZMA of OZ is a trip-hop musical based on L. Frank Baum's third book in the Wizard of Oz series and presented in partnership with Cutting Ball Theatre. (more...)

Carl Lumbly, Margo Hall and More Join Marin Theatre Company's FENCES; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2013

Marin Theatre Company, in association with Lorraine Hansberry Theatre, announces the casting of its spring production of August Wilson's Fences, directed by Derrick Sanders. Fences, which won the 1987 Pulitzer Prize and 1987 and 2010 Tony Awards, will feature veteran film and television actor Carl Lumbly as Troy Maxson, Steven Anthony Jones, the artistic director of Lorraine Hansberry Theatre, as Jim Bono and award-winning actor, playwright and director Margo Hall as Rose, as well as Oregon Shakespeare Festival's Eddy Ray Jackson as Cory, Adrian Roberts as Gabriel and Tyee Tilghman as Lyons. MTC's production of Fences will run from April 10 through May 4. (more...)

Khandi Alexander, Jason Bowen and Kathleen Chalfant Set for A.R.T.'s 'WEDDING BAND' Reading Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2013

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University and the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research (formerly known as the Du Bois Institute), in conjunction with Hilton Als of The New Yorker, will present a staged reading of Alice Childress's Wedding Band: A Love-Hate Story in Black and White, co-directed by Hilton Als and A.R.T. Artistic Associate Shira Milikowsky. It takes place at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge, starting at 7:30pm, and will be followed by a post-reading discussion. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in San Francisco - Week of 11/17/2013
by BWW - Nov 17, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 11/17/2013 for San Francisco (more...)

World Premiere Musical ARLINGTON Begins Tonight at the Magic Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2013

Magic Theatre welcomes award-winning playwright Victor Lodato and Obie Award-winning composer Polly Pen with the world premiere of their musical Arlington. This unique musical production runs tonight, November 13 - December 8, 2013. (more...)

Scoop: PERSON OF INTEREST on CBS - Today, November 12, 2013
by TV Scoop - Nov 12, 2013

Get all the scoop on PERSON OF INTEREST, airing on CBS tonight, November 12, 2013! (more...)

Donmar Warehouse to Transfer THE NIGHT ALIVE and THE WEIR
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2013

The Donmar Warehouse is preparing to transfer both of its critically acclaimed Conor McPherson productions, The Night Alive and The Weir, within the next two months. The Night Alive will make its American premiere at The Atlantic Theater off-Broadway on the 30 November 2013, with The Weir opening at Wyndham's Theatre in the West End on the 16 January 2014. (more...)

Jessica Hecht, Dominic Fumusa and More to Star in STAGE KISS at Playwrights Horizons; Previews Begin Feb 7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2013

Playwrights Horizons has announced initial casting for the New York premiere production of STAGE KISS, a new play marking the eagerly-awaited return of two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Sarah Ruhl(Dead Man's Cell Phone at PH; The Clean House, In the Next Room...) to the theater company. Directed by Rebecca Taichman (Milk Like Sugar at PH; the current Marie Antoinette, Orlando, The Scene, Luck of the Irish), the production will begin previews Friday evening, February 7 at 8PM with an Opening Night set for Sunday, March 2 at 7PM. The limited engagement will play through Sunday evening, March 23 at Playwrights Horizons' Mainstage Theater (416 West 42nd Street). (more...)

Beckett's HAPPY DAYS, DETROIT & More Set for Catastrophic's 2014 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2013

Catastrophic's most ambitious season to date features more plays, more new plays, and more regional premieres of critically acclaimed plays by contemporary playwrights. The six-play season includes two world premieres by resident playwright Miki Johnson, the third installment of our highly popular series of avant-garde classics, Tamarie Cooper's 17th original musical, and Houston premieres by Lisa D'Amour and Will Eno. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in San Francisco - Week of 11/10/2013
by BWW - Nov 10, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 11/10/2013 for San Francisco (more...)

Khandi Alexander, Jason Bowen and Kathleen Chalfant Set for A.R.T.'s 'WEDDING BAND' Reading, 11/19
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2013

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University and the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research (formerly known as the Du Bois Institute), in conjunction with Hilton Als of The New Yorker, will present a staged reading of Alice Childress's Wedding Band: A Love-Hate Story in Black and White, co-directed by Hilton Als and A.R.T. Artistic Associate Shira Milikowsky. It takes place at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge, starting at 7:30pm, and will be followed by a post-reading discussion. (more...)

CBS' Series Will Return with New Episodes in Early January; INTELLIGENCE to Premiere Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2014

CBS will ring in the new year with all-new episodes of its hit comedies and dramas, beginning Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014. Following is information on the first original episodes of all of the Network's series, including the two-hour season finale of HOSTAGES (Jan. 6), and the special series premiere of INTELLIGENCE (Jan. 7): (more...)

Scoop: HOSTAGES on CBS - Tonight, January 6, 2014
by TV Scoop - Jan 6, 2014

Get all the scoop on HOSTAGES, airing on CBS tonight, January 6, 2014! (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Tonight's Season Finale of CBS's HOSTAGES
by - Jan 6, 2014

On tonight's two-hour season finale of CBS's HOSTAGES titled 'Suspicious Minds and Endgame,' after Duncan discovers Sandrine's betrayal, he decides to use her to save Nina and Sawyer. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Winter Finale of ABC's REVENGE
by - Dec 9, 2013

On the Winter Finale of ABC's REVENGE titled "Exodus", the wedding of the century has finally arrived and Emily's master plan is poised to go off without a hitch until enemies unite, bringing new complications and leading to dire consequences. (more...)

Geoff Hoyle's GEEZER to Move to The Marsh Berkeley, 1/23
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2013

The Marsh announces that Geoff Hoyle's hit solo show GEEZER will move to The Marsh Berkeley January 23 - March 1, 2013, following its multi-extended runs at The Marsh San Francisco. This vivid look at NOT 'going gentle into that good night' by one of the era's most acclaimed physical comedy actors will play Thursdays at 8pm and Saturdays at 5pm at The Marsh Berkeley Main Stage, 2120 Allston Way, Berkeley. For tickets ($25-$50), the public may visit www.themarsh.org or call 415-282-3055 between 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday. (more...)

The Little Orchestra Society Presents 'Music Under the Big Top', 12/10
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2013

The Little Orchestra Society presents Music Under the Big Top, an evening of entertainment and musical acrobatics for audiences of all ages at Damrosch Park, Lincoln Center on December 10, 2013. This first of its kind program for The Little Orchestra Society, conducted and co-hosted by new Music Director James Judd, will feature the Orchestra performing an eclectic array of classic and contemporary pieces in the ring of the Big Apple Circus joined by the talented violinist and composer Daniel Roumain. See Judd andRoumain discuss the upcoming concert on The Little Orchestra Society's YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/LittleOrchestraSoc. (more...)

Lookingglass Theatre Presents THE LITTLE PRINCE, Now thru 2/2
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2013

Continuing its 26th Season, Lookingglass Theatre Company presents The Little Prince, produced in Association with The Actors Gymnasium, by Rick Cummins and John Scoullar, based on the book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, and directed by Ensemble Member David Catlin. The Little Prince runs tonight, December 5, 2013 - February 2, 2014 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson. The Press Opening is Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Surrender' Episode of ABC's REVENGE
by - Dec 5, 2013

On the next episode of ABC's REVENGE titled "Surrender", Victoria finds out about Emily's pregnancy. The episode airs Sunday, December 8th at 9/8c on ABC. Get a sneak peek below! (more...)

Mobile Payment (mPayment) Market Report 2013-2023 : The Future of NFC, m-Commerce, m-Banking, P2P Transfers, and Mobile Money
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2013

NEW YORK, Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: (more...)

DarkFuse Releases RIVER RUNS RED, the First Book in The Border Trilogy
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2013

DarkFuse has just released the first book in The Border Trilogy, River Runs Red, for Kindle. The second book, Missing White Girl, will be released in December and the third book, Cold Black Hearts, will be released in January. Nook and Apple editions will be released 90 days after the Kindle editions. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Brett Dier Talks ABC Family's New Drama Series RAVENSWOOD
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 24, 2013

Brett Dier plays Luke, a lone wolf with an old soul, whose trust is hard won but who is loyal until the end. Today, the actor spoke about his role in the exciting new ABC Family drama series! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Cutting Ball Theater's UBU ROI
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2013

Cutting Ball Theater continues its 15th season with Alfred Jarry's UBU ROI in a new translation by Rob Melrose. Russian director Yury Urnov (Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company) helms this irreverent take on world leaders. Featuring David Sinaiko, Ponder Goddard, Marilet Martinez, Bill Boynton, Nathaniel Justiniano, and Andrew Quick, UBU ROI plays January 24 through February 23 (Press opening: January 30) at the Cutting Ball Theater in residence at EXIT on Taylor (277 Taylor Street) in San Francisco. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast! (more...)

San Francisco Girls Chorus Continues Its 35th Season with Benjamin Britten's NOYE'S FLUDDE, 3/29
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2013

San Francisco, CA, December 20, 2013 – The five-time Grammy Award-winning San Francisco Girls Chorus--Lisa Bielawa, Artistic Director and Valérie Sainte-Agathe, Music Director and Principal Conductor—continues its 35th anniversary season with a fully staged production of Benjamin Britten's 1957 opera Noye's Fludde, based on the biblical deluge story, in one performance only, Saturday, March 29, 2014, at 8 pm at Temple Emanu-El in San Francisco. Conducted by Ms. Sainte-Agathe, the cast will feature guest artists Carey Perloff as The Voice of God, bass-baritone Joe Chappell as Noah, mezzo-soprano Silvie Jensen as Mrs. Noah and other soloist roles performed by members of the San Francisco Girls Chorus, to be announced. The production will be staged by Ariel Craft and will feature original art, costumes and set pieces created by members of San Francisco's acclaimed Creativity Explored, supported by a grant from the Creative Work Fund. The evening features the performance and includes a cocktail party and dinner to benefit the San Francisco Girls Chorus. For information and tickets, visitwww.sfgirlschorus.org . (more...)

Playwrights Horizons Announces Full Casting for STAGE KISS & YOUR MOTHER'S COPY OF THE KAMA SUTRA
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2013

Playwrights Horizons has announced additional casting for its current 2013/2014 Season. The announcement includes final casting for the New York premiere of STAGE KISS, a new play by two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Sarah Ruhl (Dead Man's Cell Phone at PH; The Clean House, In the Next Room...), directed by Rebecca Taichman (Milk Like Sugar at PH; Marie Antoinette, Orlando, The Scene, Luck of the Irish) and complete casting for the World Premiere of YOUR MOTHER'S COPY OF THE KAMA SUTRA, a new play by Kirk Lynn (Founder, Rude Mechanicals, Austin), directed by Obie Award winner Anne Kauffman (Detroit, Maple and Vine at PH; Belleville, The Thugs). (more...)

OZMA OF OZ Set for Playwrights Foundation's Rough Readings Series Today & Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2013

The Playwrights Foundation's 2013 Winter Rough Readings Series concludes with readings of Rob Melrose's adaptation of OZMA of OZ today, December 2, 7:30pm at Roble Hall, Stanford University and tomorrow, Tuesday, December 3, 7pm at The Thick House, San Francisco. Directed by Rob Melrose, OZMA of OZ is a trip-hop musical based on L. Frank Baum's third book in the Wizard of Oz series and presented in partnership with Cutting Ball Theatre. (more...)

Kelvin Roston Jr. and More to Star in Court Theatre's SEVEN GUITARS; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2013

Court Theatre continues its 2013-2014 season with Seven Guitars written by August Wilson, and directed by Resident Artist Ron OJ Parson. Seven Guitars will run January 9 - February 9, 2014 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue. Press Opening is Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 8:00PM. (more...)

Scoop: HOSTAGES on CBS - Monday, January 6, 2014
by TV Scoop - Dec 17, 2013

Get all the scoop on HOSTAGES, airing on CBS on Monday, January 6, 2014! (more...)

Cutting Ball Theater to Continue 15th Season with Alfred Jarry's UBO ROI, 1/24-2/23
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2013

Cutting Ball Theater continues its 15th season with Alfred Jarry's UBU ROI in a new translation by Rob Melrose. Russian director Yury Urnov (Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company) helms this irreverent take on world leaders. Featuring David Sinaiko, Ponder Goddard, Marilet Martinez, Bill Boynton, Nathaniel Justiniano, and Andrew Quick, UBU ROI plays January 24 through February 23 (Press opening: January 30) at the Cutting Ball Theater in residence at EXIT on Taylor (277 Taylor Street) in San Francisco. For tickets ($10-50) and more information, the public may visit cuttingball.com or call 415-525-1205. (more...)

CBS' Series Will Return with New Episodes in Early January; INTELLIGENCE to Premiere 1/7
by TV News Desk - Dec 16, 2013

CBS will ring in the new year with all-new episodes of its hit comedies and dramas, beginning Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014. Following is information on the first original episodes of all of the Network's series, including the two-hour season finale of HOSTAGES (Jan. 6), and the special series premiere of INTELLIGENCE (Jan. 7): (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - ABC's REVENGE Returns on January 5th
by - Dec 16, 2013

ABC's REVENGE returns on Sunday January 5th. In the all-new episode, it was the devastating night no one will ever forget - except Emily Thorne. (more...)

Starz Receives a Network Record of Six Golden Globe Nominations
by TV News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

STARZ miniseries were nominated for a network record six Golden Globe(R) nominations by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association this morning at the 71th Annual Golden Globe Awards nomination (more...)

Barry McGovern to Star in I'LL GO ON at CTG's Kirk Douglas Theatre, 1/10-2/9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2013

Celebrated Beckett interpreter Barry McGovern returns to Center Theatre Group following his memorable performance in 2012 as Vladimir in the acclaimed production of 'Waiting for Godot' at the Mark Taper Forum (LADCC Awards, Best Revival and Best Ensemble; Ovation Award Best Production and Best Ensemble). For the first time in Los Angeles, McGovern will perform in his tour-de-force, one-man show, 'I'll Go On' by Samuel Beckett in the Gate Theatre production presented at the Kirk Douglas Theatre, January 10 through February 9, 2014. The opening is set for January 12. (more...)

The Little Orchestra Society Presents 'Music Under the Big Top' Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2013

The Little Orchestra Society presents Music Under the Big Top, an evening of entertainment and musical acrobatics for audiences of all ages at Damrosch Park, Lincoln Center on December 10, 2013. This first of its kind program for The Little Orchestra Society, conducted and co-hosted by new Music Director James Judd, will feature the Orchestra performing an eclectic array of classic and contemporary pieces in the ring of the Big Apple Circus joined by the talented violinist and composer Daniel Roumain. See Judd andRoumain discuss the upcoming concert on The Little Orchestra Society's YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/LittleOrchestraSoc. (more...)

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