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Grouplove's Third Album 'Big Mess' to Be Released Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2016

Canvasback Music/Atlantic recording artists Grouplove will release their highly anticipated third studio album, entitled Big Mess, on September 9th. (more...)

Adam Szymkowicz, Chris Miller & Nathan Tysen and Josefina Lopez Tapped for Dramatists Guild Fund's Traveling Masters Program
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

Dramatists Guild Fund President Andrew Lippa and Executive Director Rachel Routh announce three additional Traveling Masters events for the fall: Adam Szymkowicz (Clown Bar), Chris Miller & Nathan Tysen (Tuck Everlasting), and Josefina Lopez (Real Women Have Curves). (more...)

History to Premiere AMERICA'S 9/11 FLAG: RISE FROM THE ASHES, 9/11
by TV News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

The iconic American flag that was raised by three New York City firefighters at Ground Zero on September 11, 2001, and later disappeared, has been recovered in Everett, WA. (more...)

National Theatre's Free Virtual Reality Experience EASTER RISING: VOICE OF A REBEL Opens Today
by Marianka Swain - Sep 6, 2016

Easter Rising: Voice of a Rebel, a BBC Learning virtual reality (VR) experience, is available for the public in a free installation at the National Theatre's Lyttelton Lounge from today. Available until Saturday 22 October, the experience - jointly created by BBC Learning, Crossover Labs and VRTOV, two pioneering companies in the field of VR - is watched using an Oculus Rift headset. (more...)

National Museum of Scotland To Premiere 51st Wildlife Photographer Of The Year
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2016

The world-renowned Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition, on tour from the Natural History Museum in London, will open at theNational Museum of Scotland on Friday 16 September 2016. This will be the only Scottish venue for the exhibition, which will feature 100 awe-inspiring images, from fascinating animal behaviour to breath- taking wild landscapes. (more...)

Photo Flash: ELEGIES FOR ANGELS, PUNKS AND RAGING QUEENS at Charing Cross Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Sep 5, 2016

The British Theatre Academy's concert of Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens at Charing Cross Theatre was a complete sell-out on Sunday 4 September. Funds raised will go towards giving young people opportunities to train and perform for free in professional theatres. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Exclusive Images - ELEGIES FOR ANGELS, PUNKS AND RAGING QUEENS in Concert
by Roy Tan - Sep 5, 2016

Last night the British Theatre Academy presented a concert of Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens at Charing Cross Theatre. (more...)

Richard Kauffman Pens THE SILVER BOTTLE MYSTERY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

Richard Kauffman has completed his new book 'The Silver Bottle Mystery': an enigmatic puzzle of epic proportions as two friends decipher codes following unexpected leads. (more...)

Pennsylvania Honors Winners of Statewide Contest for Artists with a Disability
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

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Rock Trio Paper Route Releases New Album 'Real Emotion' Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

Nashville-based alt-rock trio PAPER ROUTE have released their third full-length album, titled Real Emotion, today (9/23) on Kemosabe Records/RAL/Sony Music Ent. Blending digital-age pop/rock with ambient vocals (more...)

Adam Szymkowicz, Chris Miller & Nathan Tysen and Josefina Lopez Tapped for Dramatists Guild Fund's Traveling Masters Program
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

Dramatists Guild Fund President Andrew Lippa and Executive Director Rachel Routh announce three additional Traveling Masters events for the fall: Adam Szymkowicz (Clown Bar), Chris Miller & Nathan Tysen (Tuck Everlasting), and Josefina Lopez (Real Women Have Curves). (more...)

The Met Presents DIANE ARBUS: IN THE BEGINNING
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

As part of the inaugural season at The Met Breuer, diane arbus: in the beginning will open on July 12, featuring more than 100 photographs that together will redefine one of the most influential and provocative artists of the 20th century. This landmark exhibition will highlight never-before-seen early work of Diane Arbus (1923-71), focusing on the first seven years of her career, from 1956 to 1962-the period in which she developed the idiosyncratic style and approach for which she has been recognized, praised, criticized, and copied the world over. (more...)

BWW Review: Misty Copeland Dances Off the Pages of Gregg Delman's MISTY COPELAND
by Rose Marija - Sep 21, 2016

Misty Copland, by Gregg Delman with foreward by Misty Copeland has been released by Rizzoli New York, September 2016. Delman is an award winning photographer whose work has appeared in Time, Interview, Elle, GQ, Rolling Stone, The New York Times, Gotham, and Vogue. He has photographed a roster of notable names, actors and rock stars. When he first saw Copeland, in 2011, while she was still striving to rise in the ranks of American Ballet Theatre, he believed he had found a really special subject to capture. Copeland has since become the first female, African-American principal dancer for ABT. She has also become a public speaker, celebrity spokesperson, stage performer, television personality, and author. (more...)

BWW Contest: Win Tickets and Prizes to FOUND: A NEW MUSICAL's Run in Philadelphia
by Contests - Broadway - Sep 20, 2016

There's always something to find in a theater; surprises abound in every nook and cranny. Keep your eyes peeled and see what you find-submit your pictures with #FOUNDinTheatres for a chance to win a unique FOUND The Musical experience in Philadelphia. (more...)

Grammy Winner A Flock of Seagulls Team With Songwriter-Poet Jimmy D Robinson for New Album
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2016

Thanks to a new music album collaboration with Jimmy D Robinson's Mind Juice Records, A Flock of Seagulls, the Grammy-winning new wave group that sky-rocketed to infamy with the '80s mega-hit “I Ran (So Far Away),” may finally be able to stop running and catch a breath! (more...)

Moving Image to Screen Complete Kieslowski Retrospective This Fall
by Movies News Desk - Sep 16, 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...)

History to Premiere AMERICA'S 9/11 FLAG: RISE FROM THE ASHES, 9/11
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2016

The iconic American flag that was raised by three New York City firefighters at Ground Zero on September 11, 2001, and later disappeared, has been recovered in Everett, WA. (more...)

Grouplove Share New Song 'Enlighten Me'; Will Appear on COLBERT and TODAY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2016

Grouplove today shared 'Enlighten Me', the fourth song off their highly anticipated third album Big Mess, due for release on September 9th via Canvasback Music/Atlantic Records. Listen to the song HERE. (more...)

Jersey City Theatre Center Presents L'IMAGE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2016

Vanity continues at Merseles Studios in Jersey City with L'Image, an evening of one-act plays by George Cameron Grant assembled exclusively for this thematic series by Jersey City Theater Center (JCTC). This full-theater production runs for two consecutive weekends and is a collaboration between Aqueduct Productions, a theatre company founded by Grant, and JCTC. (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...)

Robert Joy to Star in Seattle Rep's KING CHARLES III; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2016

Seattle Repertory Theatre today announced complete casting for the 2015 Oliver Award-winning Best New Play, King Charles III, Mike Bartlett's runaway smash hit, a contemporary and provocative comedy drama about Prince Charles' ascension to the throne upon the death of his mother Queen Elizabeth. It is a powerful piece about press intrusion, backroom politics, and the timeless magnetism of power. (more...)

Chef Mario Batali Talks BIG AMERICAN Cooking at Writers on a New England Stage
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

On Sunday, November 20, The Music Hall and New Hampshire Public Radio will welcome famous American chef Mario Batali with his just-released cookbook, MARIO BATALI BIG AMERICAN COOKBOOK: 250 Favorite Recipes from Across the USA - a delicious dive into American regional cooking with 250 recipes, from San Diego Fish Tacos to Boston Cream Pie. (more...)

BWW Recap: Violent Delights Have Violent Ends in WESTWORLD
by Jessica Naftaly - Oct 2, 2016

“Every hero has a choice.” That's not exactly the tagline of HBO's new drama Westworld, but it should be. Westworld explores mankind at it's core and what our choices say about us. It explores the depths and depravity of humanity, our culture, and our pleasures. What do our choices and our desires say? What is entertainment and why is it so often riddled with sex, violence, and most frequently sexual violence? While we constantly hide behind the separation between fiction and reality, the perverted, exploitative, and gratuitous demand for inclusion of what we generally condemn as morally wrong in our society to be present and pronounced in our media is undoubtable and HBO as a network is frequently one of our biggest culprits. But, perhaps that is why Westworld works so brilliantly. (more...)

Shadowbox Live Celebrates New Art Exhibit with Meet-the-Artist Reception
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

 The Shadowbox Galleries have become a beloved addition to the experience at Shadowbox Live.  The beautiful and eclectic artwork that lines the hallways leading to the theater often reflects or hints at the themes of the performance that evening.  And under Curator Amy Ivanhoff's direction, new artists are being added on a regular basis. (more...)

Nohra Haime Gallery and Adelson Galleries Features Works by Adam Straus, 11/22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

The work of Adam Straus, spanning a three and a half decade career, will be on view at Nohra Haime Gallery and Adelson Galleries from November 22 - December 24, 2016. The two exhibitions at 730 Fifth Avenue will showcase paintings, works on paper, sculpture, and photography. Straus is known for his majestic and luminous depictions of the sublime, which are often saturated with a deep concern about social and environmental issues. His penetrating dark humor can transport the viewer to post-apocalyptic worlds and often offers a wry observation on how humans have altered the natural landscape. The exhibitions coincide with the publication of a new monograph (Gli Ori, Italy, November 2016). An opening reception will be held on Tuesday, November 22, from 6-8 p.m. (more...)

Lannan Ship Model & Nautical Being Auctioned Off On December 3rd
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

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World Premiere of Tony Arruza's '15 Surfboards by 15 Shapers'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

Next week the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County will be hosting the world premiere of a major new exhibition by West Palm Beach-based photojournalist and fine art photographer Tony Arruza: 15 Surfboards by 15 Shapers. (more...)

Kirsty Wark and Michael Landy Announced as Judges in National Portrait Gallery's BP Portrait Award 2017
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

As broadcaster Kirsty Wark and artist Michael Landy are announced as judges, the National Portrait Gallery invites entries for the BP Portrait Award 2017. (more...)

Nohra Haime Gallery and Adelson Galleries Features Works by Adam Straus, Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

The work of Adam Straus, spanning a three and a half decade career, will be on view at Nohra Haime Gallery and Adelson Galleries from November 22 - December 24, 2016. The two exhibitions at 730 Fifth Avenue will showcase paintings, works on paper, sculpture, and photography. Straus is known for his majestic and luminous depictions of the sublime, which are often saturated with a deep concern about social and environmental issues. His penetrating dark humor can transport the viewer to post-apocalyptic worlds and often offers a wry observation on how humans have altered the natural landscape. The exhibitions coincide with the publication of a new monograph (Gli Ori, Italy, November 2016). An opening reception will be held on Today, November 22, from 6-8 p.m. (more...)

Nohra Haime Gallery to Host Adam Straus' RETROSPECTIVE EXHIBITION and Book Launch
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2016

The work of Adam Straus, spanning a three and a half decade career, will be on view at Nohra Haime Gallery and Adelson Galleries from November 23, 2016 - January 14, 2017. The two exhibitions at 730 Fifth Avenue will showcase paintings, works on paper, sculpture, and photography. Straus is known for his majestic and luminous depictions of the sublime, which are often saturated with a deep concern about social and environmental issues. His penetrating dark humor can transport the viewer to post-apocalyptic worlds and often offers a wry observation on how humans have altered the natural landscape. The exhibitions coincide with the publication of a new monograph (Gli Ori, Italy, November 2016). An opening reception will be held on Tuesday, November 22, from 6-8 p.m. (more...)

Sharon Kleyne Celebrates Dr. Emoto & The Life of Water
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

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Liu Bolin: Art Hacker
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

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Liu Bolin: Art Hacker
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

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BWW Dance Interview: Paul Lightfoot
by Barnett Serchuk - Nov 17, 2016

Nederlands Dans Theater 1 returns to New York with a 2016 season that includes four U.S. premieres by Sol Leon and Paul Lightfoot, Crystal Pite and Marco Goecke, running November 16 - 19, 2016 at New York City Center. Nederlands Dans Theater, under the Artistic Direction of choreographer Paul Lightfoot, is recognized as one of the world's most prolific and creative contemporary dance companies.The season features the U.S. premieres of Safe as Houses (2001) and Stop-Motion (2014), choreographed by Sol Leon and Paul Lightfoot; The Statement (2016), choreographed by Crystal Pite; and Woke up Blind (2016), choreographed by Marco Goecke. (more...)

Robert Joy Stars in Seattle Rep's KING CHARLES III, Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

Seattle Repertory Theatre presents the 2015 Oliver Award-winning Best New Play, King Charles III, Mike Bartlett's runaway smash hit, a contemporary and provocative comedy drama about Prince Charles' ascension to the throne upon the death of his mother Queen Elizabeth. It is a powerful piece about press intrusion, backroom politics, and the timeless magnetism of power. (more...)

Robert Joy Stars in KING CHARLES III, Starting Tonight at Seattle Rep
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

Seattle Repertory Theatre presents the 2015 Oliver Award-winning Best New Play, King Charles III, Mike Bartlett's runaway smash hit, a contemporary and provocative comedy drama about Prince Charles' ascension to the throne upon the death of his mother Queen Elizabeth. It is a powerful piece about press intrusion, backroom politics, and the timeless magnetism of power. (more...)

Laurie Tennent Botanicals Presents HIBERNA FLORES, 1/7-2/19
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2017

'A rose is a rose is a rose...' Gertrude Stein's semiotic-inflected phrase beautifully extrapolates on the fact that a flower is an indivisible aesthetic cul-de-sac, a fundamental adorable form. In winter, this intimates that the next best thing to a living rose is a picture of one. (more...)

Music Hall's 'Writers in the Loft' Series to Welcome RUMI'S SECRET Writer Brad Gooch
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

On Thursday, February 2, The Music Hall will welcome the award-winning and bestselling biographer Brad Gooch to its celebrated Writers in the Loft series. (more...)

Laurie Tennent Botanicals Presents HIBERNA FLORES, 1/7-2/19
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

'A rose is a rose is a rose...' Gertrude Stein's semiotic-inflected phrase beautifully extrapolates on the fact that a flower is an indivisible aesthetic cul-de-sac, a fundamental adorable form. In winter, this intimates that the next best thing to a living rose is a picture of one. (more...)

Texas State University Dance Team's 'Strutters' to Perform at Trump's Inauguration Despite Criticism
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

The Texas State University's all-female dance team, The Strutters, have had controversy and criticism over their history, including integration, weight restrictions, cardio conditioning and strength requirements, restrictions on body piercings and more.   The team defends itself by reminding others that the being part of the organization is elective, not mandatory, and that the rules are in place to insure a level playing field for everyone, and designed to bring out an individual's qualities within the constructs of a team. As ambassadors of Texas State University, the state of Texas, and the USA, team members gladly adhere to the rules set forth by the organization. (more...)

BWW Review: Michael Arden Reinvigorates MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG at The Wallis
by Ellen Dostal - Dec 7, 2016

When MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG opened on Broadway in 1981, no one anticipated that it would be a flop. With a score by Stephen Sondheim and direction by Hal Prince, it should have been the next success in a series of highly successful collaborations by the two kings of musical theatre, following such game changers as COMPANY, FOLLIES, A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC, PACIFIC OVERTURES, and SWEENEY TODD (more...)

Monodrama GOLGOTHA to Show Journey of a Holocaust Survivor at La MaMa
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2016

From January 26 to 29 La MaMa will present "Golgotha,' a tour-de-force monodrama performed in English by Victor Attar. (more...)

RxWiki Launches First Ever Patient Verified Reviews for 1400+ Pharmacy Brands
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2016

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National Portrait Gallery Acquires Major Work by Chuck Close
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

The National Portrait Gallery has unveiled a large portrait of its former Director Sandy Nairne by Chuck Close, it was announced today, Wed 14 Dec 2016. It is the first portrait by Close to be acquired by the Gallery and the first major work by the American artist to enter a British public collection. (more...)

Cultural Council of Palm Beach County Presents 15 SURFBOARDS BY 15 SHAPERS Through 1/21
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County hosted more than 525 members and friends to the two opening weekend receptions for the world premiere of a major exhibition by West Palm Beach-based photojournalist and fine art photographer Tony Arruza: 15 Surfboards by 15 Shapers. (more...)

iam8bit Unleashing ART BOSS, Showcase For Games Industry Art In Partnership With The 2017 Game Developers Conference
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

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Easy Solutions Enhances Biometric Offering, Integrates Proven Face and Voice Recognition Technologies
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2016

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Nam Tai Property Inc. Announces Strategic Cooperation Agreement with China Construction Bank Corporation, Shenzhen Branch
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2016

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History to Mark 15th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks with Week-Long Original Programming
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

To commemorate the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, HISTORY(R) will present a week of programming, including three original primetime documentaries and a series of digital shorts. (more...)

Grouplove Premieres New Song 'Traumatized' Off Forthcoming Album
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

Grouplove today unleashed 'Traumatized' on RollingStone.com. 'Traumatized' is the third song off their highly anticipated third album Big Mess, due for release on September 9th via Canvasback Music/Atlantic Records. (more...)

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