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Enjoy a World of Dishes from Times Square's Top Restaurants at TASTE OF TIMES SQUARE
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2017

Taste of Times Square - an annual outdoor food and music festival organized by the Times Square Alliance - will offer visitors the opportunity to enjoy a world of dishes from Times Square's top restaurants and music from the city's best musicians on Monday, June 5th from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. on 46th St. between Broadway and 10th Avenue. (more...)

Bridge Street Theatre presents a Concert Reading of CONEY ISLAND 5/21
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2017

Frank Cuthbert's New Musical "Coney Island" Comes to Catskill (more...)

AN EVENING WITH GROUCHO Comes to North Coast Rep
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

Award-winning actor/director Frank Ferrante re-creates his acclaimed New York and London stage portrayal celebrating America's greatest comedian - Groucho Marx.  You will feel as though Groucho is back, as Ferrante sings, dances and performs classic routines on the North Coast Rep stage, June 12 and 13th at 7:30pm. (more...)

Nanotech to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

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Review Roundup: National Theatre's ANGELS IN AMERICA, starring Andrew Garfield, Nathan Lane & More
by Review Roundups - May 5, 2017

The National Theatre's 2017 revival of Tony Kushner's landmark work Angels in America just opened in London, starring Stuart Angell, Mark Arnold, Arun Blair-Mangat, Susan Brown, Laura Caldow, Andrew Garfield, Denise Gough, Kate Harper, John Hastings, Claire Lambert, Nathan Lane, Amanda Lawrence, James McArdle, Becky Namgauds, Mateo Oxley, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Russell Tovey, Paksie Vernon, Stan West and Lewis Wilkins. (more...)

Jim Brochu's ZERO HOUR to Return Off-Broadway This Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

ZERO HOUR, Jim Brochu's acclaimed play about the life of theatre legend Zero Mostel, will return to its original home, the Theatre at Saint Clement's (423 West 46th Street, between Ninth & Tenth Avenues) for a limited engagement beginning June 2nd and continuing through July 9th only!  Opening Night is set for Wednesday June 14th (7pm).  The performance runs 90 minutes with no intermission. (more...)

LETTICE AND LOVAGE to Open Westport Country Playhouse's 87th Season
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

The Tony Award-nominated comedy, "Lettice and Lovage," will open Westport Country Playhouse's 87th Season, written by Peter Shaffer, author of "Amadeus," and directed by Mark Lamos, Playhouse artistic director.  The play runs from May 30 through June 17.  (more...)

Blank Theatre's 25TH ANNIVERSARY YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL Winners Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

Now celebrating its 25th Anniversary, The Blank Theatre's Nationwide Young Playwrights Festival has chosen 12 plays by playwrights aged 17, 18, and 19 from six different states and the District of Columbia. These plays will be presented by professional actors and directors in this year's Festival at The Stella Adler Theatre in Hollywood, June 1-25. (more...)

Photo Flash: Reboot Theatre Company presents PRIVATE LIVES
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

Reboot Theatre Company aims to charm and beguile Seattle audiences this spring with a new imagining of Noel Coward's highly acclaimed comedic masterpiece PRIVATE LIVES. Producing Artistic Director Jasmine Joshua directs this theatrical jewel, running May 5-20, 2017 at Slate Theater (815 Seattle Blvd S). Tickets ($15-$20) are now on sale. For more information, visit www.reboottheatre.org (more...)

Paul McCartney Adds Second & Final Shows at Madison Square Garden
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

Paul McCartney has added more shows New York and New Jersey shows to his One On One tour. (more...)

KFC Gives Mothers A Romantic Escape In New Novella Featuring Harland Sanders
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

KFC announced today it is giving moms the ultimate Mother's Day gift with its first romance novella, "Tender Wings of Desire," featuring Harland Sanders as the love interest. Paired with a $20 Fill Up featuring KFC's Extra Crispy Chicken, mothers can finally get what they want this year a family meal they don't have to cook, and some alone time with a captivating novella. (more...)

Russell Wilson Returns as Host of KIDS' CHOICE SPORTS AWARDS; Nominees Revealed!
by TV News Desk - May 31, 2017

For the third year, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will return as host for the 2017 KIDS' CHOICE SPORTS AWARDS on Nickelodeon. (more...)

Slurpee' Justice
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

This summer, thousands of local law enforcement officers will be dispensing well-deserved Slurpee justice to good kids across the U.S. For the 22 nd year, 7-Eleven is working with police and sheriff's departments to distribute free Slurpee drink coupons to children and youth through its popular Operation Chill community-service program. (more...)

Finborough Theatre to Present First London Production in Over 60 Years of MR GILLIE
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

In a new production commissioned by the Finborough Theatre and continuing their rediscovery of James Bridie, one of the West End's most successful dramatists of the 1930s and 1940s, the first London production since its 1950 premiere of Mr Gillie runs at the Finborough Theatre, playing Sunday and Monday evenings and Tuesday matinees from Sunday, 25 June 2017. (more...)

Bad Touch to Embark on November 2017 UK Tour with Special Guest Mollie Marriott
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

Following their recent sell-out UK tour supporting King King, and their Planet Rock Roadstars UK tour with Broken Witt Rebels, and the recent announcement of their October 2017 tour with The Kentucky Headhunters, Bad Touch are pleased to announce they'll be undertaking a headline tour in November with special guest Mollie Marriott. (more...)

Theater Unspeakable to Bring THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION to Arden Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Theater Unspeakable brings their brand of family friendly, physical theater to Philadelphia with The American Revolution, a whirlwind re-telling of the American fight for independence. It runs in Arden Theatre Company's Studio Theatre, June 2-June 11, 2017. (more...)

Swearingen and Kelli to Release Sophomore Album 'The Marrying Kind' This July
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

Americana husband-and-wife duo Swearingen and Kelli are set to release their sophomore album, The Marrying Kind, on July 21, 2017. (more...)

BWW Review: A Beautiful 'BUTTERFLY' Alights in St. Louis
by Steve Callahan - May 24, 2017

(Thus review first appeared on KDHX, St. Louis.) The wonderful Opera Theater of St. Louis has opened its forty-second season with a deeply satisfying production of Giacomo Puccini's 'Madam Butterfly'. Opera Theatre has grown to be among the world's first rank of opera producers. Audiences and reviewers come from all across America and from five continents around the globe. This production of Butterfly is right up there with their best. (more...)

Nickelodeon Orders New Seasons of Preschool Favorites PAW PATROL, RUSTY RIVETS & More
by TV News Desk - May 24, 2017

Nickelodeon has renewed some of the biggest hits in preschool TV: PAW Patrol, Shimmer and Shine, Rusty Rivets and Nella the Princess Knight. (more...)

HEATHERS, GHOST QUARTET, ALICE and More Set for Firehouse's Season 24
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Below is a list of projects that will be produced and/or are under consideration for Firehouse Theatre's 2017/18 Season. It's the 24th season - A SEASON OF POSSIBILITIES. (more...)

Swearingen and Kelli to Release Sophomore Album This July
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2017

Americana husband-and-wife duo Swearingen and Kelli are set to release their sophomore album, The Marrying Kind, on July 21, 2017. (more...)

BWW Interview: Valerie Vigoda Is Exploring Unknown Musical Terrain in ERNEST SHACKLTON LOVES ME
by Nicole Rosky - May 21, 2017

ERNEST SHACKLETON LOVES ME is the epic musical adventure starring GrooveLily's fierce and funny electro-violinist Valerie Vigoda (Striking 12), and the courageous and charismatic Wade McCollum (Priscilla Queen of the Desert). This innovative, high-tech adventure tells the story of a sleep-deprived single mom who struggles to work as a video game music composer. Unexpectedly, she is contacted across time by the famous polar explorer, Ernest Shackleton. Inspired by her music, he shares his epic Antarctic journey with her in video and song. Against all odds, they discover that their greatest inspiration lies within each other. (more...)

BYOC is B-A-C-K at 7-Eleven
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2017

Bring us your jars, your pails, your ladles and punchbowls yearning to be filled with your favorite Slurpee drink. The much-anticipated "Bring Your Own Cup" (BYOC) Day is back at 7-Eleven stores to kick off the 2017 Slurpee season. (more...)

Honey West to Celebrate BAD OLD WORLD Album at Bowery Electric Next Week
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

This coming Wednesday, May 24th at 7:30 p.m. at Bowery Electric (327 Bowery, NYC 10003), British rock icon, Ian McDonald (co-founder of Foreigner & King Crimson) showcases his new guitar rock band, HONEY WEST, with songwriting partner Ted Zurkowski, a Shakespearean thespian whose mentor, the great 'method' man Lee Strasberg, made a lifetime member of The Actors Studio. (more...)

Schedule Announced for 2017 Jones Beach 'Live at the Shell' Bandshell Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

The Jones Beach Bandshell today announced its lineup for Live at The Shell: The 2017 Jones Beach Bandshell Concert Series. (more...)

Nashville Predators Host Anaheim Ducks in Game 4 of WESTERN CONFERENCE FINAL Tonight
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2017

P.K Subban and the Nashville Predators can move within one win of their first-ever Stanley Cup Final appearance with a victory tonight, when they host Ryan Getzlaf and the Anaheim Ducks in Game 4 of the Western Conference Final at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN, with Nashville leading the series 2-1. (more...)

Ardea Arts Presents Pop-Up Preview Performances of BOUNCE The Basketball Opera
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2017

Ardea Arts announces Pop-up Preview Performances of BOUNCE The Basketball Opera, their latest project in development. These will take place throughout New York City on Wednesdays at 5:30pm. (more...)

Simon Godwin's MEASURE FOR MEASURE Finds Full Company at TFANA
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Theatre for a New Audience has announced casting for British director Simon Godwin's new staging of Measure for Measure, William Shakespeare's dark comedy about justice, faith, power, sex, and family. (more...)

BWW Review: Power to the People of FUENTE OVEJUNA
by Andria Tieman - May 16, 2017

Like Sheep to Water, or Fuente Ovejuna, by Lope de Vega,  was written in the early 1600s, but has been largely unproduced in the United States.  Similar to a Shakespearean history, it's based on actual events that occurred in the Castilian region of Spain in 1476.  This production was translated and adapted by Trinity Rep Artistic Director Curt Columbus, and manages to stir up plenty of emotion while injecting much-needed moments of comic relief.  While the production, costumes and performances are excellent as they always are at Trinity Rep, the play itself is somewhat underwhelming despite containing classic themes of romance and triumph over oppression. (more...)

New Adaptation of MISS JULIE to Debut at Access Theater This Month
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Strindberg's divisive and controversial play, Miss Julie, will premiere in a new adaptation this May at Access Theater in TriBeCa. (more...)

Touchstone Theatre to Debut Solo, Ensemble Works with FRESH VOICES
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

The Fresh Voices showcase returns to Touchstone Theatre on June 2 and 3, 2017. This annual event is a celebration of new theatre, featuring original works-in-progress by the 2016-17 Touchstone Apprentices, Sabrina DeWeerdt and Joe Ferraro. The evening is composed of three original works-in-progress: two solo pieces and one ensemble work. (more...)

Ardea Arts to Present Pop-Up Previews of BOUNCE THE BASKETBALL OPERA
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Ardea Arts announces Pop-up Preview Performances of BOUNCE The Basketball Opera, their latest project in development. These will take place throughout New York City on Wednesdays at 5:30pm. (more...)

TWIX on Top: 7-Eleven' Introduces First Candy Bar-Topped Donut
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

7-Eleven, Inc. is introducing its first fresh donut topped with chocolate bar pieces, and the world's largest convenience retailer selected one of America's top 10-selling chocolate candies for the honor TWIX Caramel Cookie Bars. (more...)

Foster Farms' New Baked, Never-Fried Cooked Chicken Line Debuts Nationwide
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

As more Americans seek out lighter versions of favorite foods 1, Foster Farms is now the first major U.S. poultry producer to offer a full line of baked, never-fried chicken products nationwide. Family-friendly and versatile for any meal or snack occasion, Foster Farms' Baked product line features frozen, breaded, Never-Fried, Chicken Breast Nuggets, Chicken Breast Tenders and Chicken Breast Fillets. With the same great taste and crispy texture of traditional nugget and tender choices, the new Baked varieties are fully cooked and contain half the fat and 25 percent fewer calories than traditional offerings*. The new products are available in the frozen chicken section of most major retailers nationwide. (more...)

Turtle Beach Strengthens Presence In Australia
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

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Mollie Marriott Plays Intimate Show at the London Borderline
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2017

Mollie Marriott, daughter of former Small Faces and Humble Pie singer/guitarist Steve Marriott and step-daughter to singer Joe Brown, will perform a rare concert at London's Borderline on Thursday 1st June 2017.  (more...)

Black, White, Asian, Rich or Poor: New Book Proves Women Are Powerfully Resilient to Life's Hard Knocks
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2017

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JUST FOR LAUGHS SYDNEY Makes First Line-Up Announcement
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

The 7th edition of Just For Laughs Sydney is thrilled to make its first announcement for this year's festival with another amazing line-up, featuring some of the biggest and funniest international and Australian comedy stars including Kevin Bridges, Rhys Darby, Gad Elmaleh, Bert Kreischer and podcasters My Favorite Murder. (more...)

Mitch Albom's HOCKEY - THE MUSICAL! to Skate Into Wharton Center This August
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Hockey - The Musical! skates into East Lansing on Thursday, August 24, through Saturday, August 26, 2017. (more...)

Red Lab Productions to present The Georgian-American Theatrical Feast
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Red Lab Productions (Boris Akunin's Hamlet. A Version) will present the Georgian-American Theatrical Feast, a festival of new works written by playwrights from the Republic of Georgia translated into English, July 13-August 6 at Teatro Circulo (64 East 4th Street between 2nd Avenue and Bowery). Tickets ($18) are available in advance at www.redlabproductions.org.  (more...)

BWW Review: Characters Defend Their Worth in UNSPOKEN: SHAKESPEARE'S PERSONAE IN PERIL
by Ellen Dostal - Jun 6, 2017

Los Angeles Drama Club jumps into the controversy about rewriting Shakespeare for modern audiences in UNSPOKEN: SHAKESPEARE'S PERSONAE IN PERIL. Part II of a trilogy exploring what has become a sore subject among Shakespeare circles, it takes a strong stand and presents persuasive food for thought in this year's Hollywood Fringe Festival. (more...)

Seattle Men's Chorus Boldly Belts out Bette, Babs, & Beyoncé for Pride Month
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Seattle Men's Chorus (SMC) proudly takes the McCaw Hall stage for Bette, Babs &Beyonce, belting out many of the songs made famous by this beloved trio of divas: Bette Midler, Barbra Streisand, and Beyonce Knowles. (more...)

BEN & HOLLY'S LITTLE KINGDOM Comes to Life at the Lyceum Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Hit TV show Ben & Holly's Little Kingdom comes to life on the Lyceum stage from Wednesday 5 - Thursday 6 July. (more...)

BWW Review: THE LAST BREAKFAST CLUB Earns an A+ for Its Delicious Musical Detention
by Gil Kaan - Jun 5, 2017

Kate Pazakis just keeps topping herself with her musical parodies! This time she teams up with Bradley Bredeweg and his Fuse Project for a wildly entertaining THE LAST BREAKFAST CLUB. Bredeweg and Pazakis ingeniously take the 'Musical Parody of' concept and 'fuse' a mash-up of John Hughes' classic film The Breakfast Club with other cinematic cult favorites. The pop song choices are simply genius as they each move the plot along. (more...)

WOMEN ON THE WINGS: A Celebration of Female Musical Theatre Writers Comes to Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club presents Women of the Wings: A Celebration of Female Musical Theatre Writers on August 4th at 9:30pm. (more...)

Casting Announced For James Bridie's MR. GILLIE at Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

In a new production commissioned by the Finborough Theatre and continuing their rediscovery of James Bridie, one of the West End's most successful dramatists of the 1930s and 1940s, the first London production since its 1950 premiere of Mr Gillie runs at the Finborough Theatre, playing Sunday and Monday evenings and Tuesday matinees from Sunday, 25 June 2017 (Press Night: Monday, 26 June 2017 at 7.30pm). (more...)

New Book Offers Proof of Priceless Bond That Exists Between Fathers and Daughters
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

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BWW Review: PETER PAN at The Rose Theatre-A Delight For All Ages
by Natalie McGovern - Jun 4, 2017

Although tailored for children, adults will enjoy this classic that reminisces back to a yesteryear of childhood and imagination, in the perpetual fantasy world of Neverland. (more...)

Disruption Series Comes to a Close with THE BOX
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2017

Disruption - the thematic series featuring theater, dance, readings, solo-shows and visual arts exploring the personal and political impact of our current era of social upheaval - comes to a close next Friday, June 16, with The BOX, one of Jersey City Theater Center's (JCTC) signature events. (more...)

Lisa Palfrey, Hayley Squires, and More Join Young Vic's CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2017

Lisa Palfry (Big Mama), Hayley Squires (Mae) and Brian Gleeson (Gooper) with Richard Hansel (Doctor) and Michael J Shannon (Reverend) join the previously announced Sienna Miller (Maggie), Jack O'Connell (Brick) and Colm Meaney (Big Daddy) for the Young Vic production of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. (more...)

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