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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...)

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Sherri Edelen and Thomas Adrian Simpson
by Elliot Lanes - May 5, 2017

Today's subjects, Sherri Edelen and Thomas Adrian Simpson, are currently living their theatre lives in tech for Jesus Christ Superstar at Signature Theatre. Thomas is playing the high priest Caiaphas and Sheri, in a brilliant turn of non-traditional casting, will be playing King Herod. The production runs from May 9th to July 2nd. (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...)

truTV to Present Live Coverage of NCAA National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship
by TV News Desk - May 4, 2017

Turner Sports will present the 2017 NCAA National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship, held Friday-Sunday, May 5-7, from Gulf Shores, Ala., with live coverage airing across truTV, TBS and streaming on NCAA.com. (more...)

New York Rangers Host Ottawa Senators Tonight in Game 4 on NBCSN
by TV News Desk - May 4, 2017

Henrik Lundqvist and the New York Rangers will look to even their second-round series with a Game 4 win against Erik Karlsson and the Ottawa Senators tonight at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN. Pre-game coverage begins on NBCSN at 6:30 p.m. ET with NHL Live. (more...)

Carla O'Brien Brings NEON NIGHT GARDEN to QV Melbourne
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2017

From 17 May to 16 June, an outdoor garden gallery of interactive neon art installations will transform QV Melbourne and its laneways, vibrant by day and glowing bright at night. (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...)

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...)

BWW TV: Professional Dancers Society Honors Carol Channing Mandy Moore & More!
by Michael Sterling - May 2, 2017

The Professional Dancers Society (PDS) held its Annual Gypsy Awards Luncheon Sunday, April 23rd at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA in honor of Choreographer Mandy Moore (La La Land, So You Think You Can Dance, Dancing with the Stars), veteran TV Producer Lee Hale (Dean Martin Variety Series) choreographers Karen Willes and Natalie Willes; and legendary performer Carol Channing who was not able to attend, but who sent a letter to be read by her dear friend, the iconic Lily Tomlin.  In her own inimitable style, Ms. Tomlin spoke fondly of Ms. Channing and recalled their first meeting "...in a dark alley in Chicago, it was the backstage door to the Shubert Theater, where Carol was appearing in 'Hello Dolly!.'  BWW TV's own Michael Sterling was there to talk to the stars. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Porters' PERICLES, Running Now in NoHo
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

Pericles marks the 24th Shakespearean production for the Porters on their quest to completing the canon. Artistic Director Charles Pasternak returns to the directing chair and Leon Russom to the boards. They last worked together on 2014's production of Henry V, a critical and audience hit, which received Ovation, BroadwayWorld, and Valley Theatre Award nominations. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Winners of 2017 Annual Ezra Jack Keats Bookmaking Competition Announced By Ezra Jack Keats Foundation and New York City Department of Education
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

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BWW Interview: Brenda Rae of LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR at Santa Fe Opera
by Maria Nockin - May 2, 2017

Brenda Rae, a fast rising opera star in Europe, is now spreading her Wings across the United States. She has a sound reminiscent of molten silver, a wide range, and a great deal of flexibility. At Santa Fe this summer she will sing Gaetano Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor, a romantic, bel canto opera about a real Scotswoman who lost her reason when forced to marry a man she did not love. (more...)

Lee Brice and Justin Moore Bring Triumphant 'American Made Tour' to Close
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

31 shows. 120,000+ fans. Multiple sold out dates. Lee Brice and Justin Moore closed out their co-headline 'American Made Tour' Friday, April 28th, wrapping up a four-month trek alongside buzz-worthy opening acts William Michael Morgan and Brett Young. (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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Slim Chickens Builds Presence in Kansas with Wichita Opening in May
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

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UNDER THE JELLO MOLD Opens 6/1 at Complex RUBY Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

The World Premiere production of the one-woman show, Under the Jello Mold  at The Complex as part of The 2017 Hollywood Fringe Festival  in the Ruby Theatre, June 2017. The play is written by and starring Jennie Fahn and directed by Tom Cavanaugh. (more...)

Tony Award Winning RENT Star, Wilson Jermaine Heredia to Teach Exclusive Masterclass in Montreal 5/20
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

In The Wings Promotions is proud to be bringing Tony Award winning, original RENT star, WILSON JERMAINE HEREDIA to teach an exclusive masterclasses in Montreal on May 20, 2017. (more...)

Cooking Channel Premieres New Season of BEACH BITES WITH KATIE LEE , 6/1
by TV News Desk - May 1, 2017

Katie Lee follows her taste buds on a culinary adventure to find the best beach bites and regional surfside cuisine on the return of BEACH BITES WITH KATIE LEE , beginning on Thursday, June 1st at 10pm ET/7pm PT on Cooking Channel. (more...)

Pacific Opera Presents A Mothers' Day Concert
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

Pacific Opera presents A Mothers' Day Concert in SYDNEY! Featuring Maestro Simon Kenway (Artistic Director of Pacific Opera) and the 2017 Young Artists, this concert includes a complimentary afternoon tea before the concert in the beautiful surrounds of the historic Independent Theatre in North Sydney. (more...)

Our Picks for CINCO DE MAYO in New York City
by Marina Kennedy - May 1, 2017

It's that time of year again, when Cinco de Mayo invites New Yorkers to find a spot where they can enjoy food, drink, and fun. We've rounded up some bars and eateries uptown, downtown, and all around the town where you can enjoy the fiesta spirit of May 5th. (more...)

Tor Books Announces 'TOR LABS' Dramatic Podcast Imprint
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

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Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 4/30/2017
by BWW - Apr 30, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/30/2017 for Raleigh (more...)

BWW Preview: BURG in Newark Opens for the Season with Top Burgers and Much More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2017

Along with the arrival of warmer weather, everyone who works, lives and/or plays in downtown Newark can look forward to the return of BURG. The rave-receiving, fast-casual eatery located in gloriously restored Military Park is set to reopen May 1 for lunch and dinner. (more...)

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