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BoHo Welcomes New Executive Director
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

Coming off of their successful 2011/2012 season at Theater Wit, BoHo Theatre today announced its new Executive Director, Kaela Altman, who will be taking over the position from Peter Blair. Blair served as the company's Executive Director for two seasons following the tenure of founding Executive Director Tom Samorian in 2010. Blair will remain an active company member with BoHo. (more...)

Oxygen Premieres Docu-Series ALL THE RIGHT MOVES Tonight, 7/31
by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

Oxygen Media moves the series timeslot of ALL THE RIGHT MOVES, a new one hour docu-series following the tight knit friendships and lives of four of the most successful and sought-after dancers in the industry, to 9 PM ET/PT tonight, July 31 from its previously announced debut of tonight at 11PM ET/PT. (more...)

Seattle Center's Next 50 Learning Month Explores Future of Education, August 2012
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

How do we expand perspectives around learning, education, culture and environment so that people of all ages and backgrounds can realize their intrinsic Passions to learn and grow? The Next Fifty invites the community to explore how we might evolve approaches and systems of learning in the 21st century, throughout August as it presents Learning month at Seattle Center. (more...)

Cirque du Soleil Brings Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour to Buffalo Tonight, 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

The Estate of Michael Jackson and Cirque du Soleil presents Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour, in Buffalo tonight July 31, 2012 at 8:00pm at First Niagara Center. (more...)

David Bromstad Hosts HGTV's DESIGN STAR ALL-STARS, Beg. Tonight, 7/31
by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

Passion and creativity run high as six of the most memorable designers from past seasons of HGTV Design Star battle it out for a second chance in the spotlight on HGTV DESIGN STAR ALL-STARS. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - 'Stolen Kisses' on PRETTY LITTLE LIARS Tonight, 7/31
by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

Spencer and Emily are looking for answers, while Aria stumbles onto answers about Ezra's past in 'Stolen Kisses,' an all new episode of ABC Family's hit original series PRETTY LITTLE LIARS, airing tonight, July 31st (8:00 - 9:00 PM ET/PT). Get a sneak peek below! (more...)

Ben Vereen to Be Inducted into National Museum of Dance Hall of Fame, 8/11
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

Michele Riggi, President of the National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame announced that Broadway legend, dancer, singer and actor Ben Vereen will be honored on Saturday, August 11th with an induction ceremony and gala launching him into the National Museum of Dance's Hall of Fame. (more...)

Tony Danza, Vanessa Bayer and More Set for CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY: THE NEXT CHAPTER, 8/20
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

The Drama Desk Award-winning Celebrity Autobiography returns with its new edition Celebrity Autobiography: The Next Chapter, Monday, August 20 at 7pm. Celebrity Autobiography: The Next Chapter performs at the Triad Theater, 158 West 72 Street. The cast is scheduled to include Vanessa Bayer (from "Saturday Night Live"), Mario Cantone, Tony Danza, Eugene Pack, Dayle Reyfel, and Alan Zweibel. (more...)

Tom Sherak Bids Farewell as Academy President
by Movies News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

Three-Term President of the Motion Picture Academy Tom Sherak, penned a farewell letter to his fellow Academy members. Sherak began his term in 2009 and will leave the post tonight upon the election of a new President. Sherak's farewell, sent via email, follows. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE SOUND OF MUSIC Soars in Austin's Zilker Park
by Jeff Davis - Jul 31, 2012

The Sound of Music, the final collaboration of Musical Theater Gods Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, is quite possibly their most popular and most famous; judging by the current production by Zilker Theatre Productions it's easy to see why. The Sound of Music is a classic crowd-pleaser that the entire family can enjoy and appreciate. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - HGTV's DESIGN STAR: ALL-STARS, Premiering Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

Passion and creativity run high as six of the most memorable designers from past seasons of HGTV Design Star battle it out for a second chance in the spotlight on HGTV DESIGN STAR ALL-STARS. Get a sneak peek below! (more...)

Roscommon International Announces Reunion Celebrations for August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

Roscommon International Reunion 2012 is a celebration of Roscommon people around the globe. As part of these celebrations the Percy French Quartet will perform at Roscommon Arts Centre on Friday 10th August, 8pm. Tickets for this performance are 12 and available through Roscommon Arts Centre's box office 090 6625824 or online The associations have been great ambassadors for County Roscommon and the International Reunion brings them all together for a week of celebration, enjoyment and remembrance. The Roscommon Associations create a sense of belonging and identity for people away from their home county and their work is valued. (more...)

The Lantern Presents Limited Return Engagement of NEW JERUSALEM, 9/4-23
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Lantern Theater Company will open its 2012/13 season with a pair of plays by David Ives: The Liar, an adaptation of the French comedy classic by Pierre Corneille, and a limited return engagement of New Jerusalem, The Interrogation of Baruch de Spinoza at Talmud Torah Congregation: Amsterdam, July 27, 1656, which last fall played to sold out houses and was extended twice to meet demand, quickly becoming the best-selling production in the Lantern's history. (more...)

Ricky Martin to Develop, Star in Network TV Series
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Universal Television has signed a talent holding deal with multi-platinum recording artist Ricky Martin to develop and star in his first network television series and specials, it was announced today by Bela Bajaria, Executive Vice President, Universal Television. (more...)

PIECES Box Office Now Open at Cherry Lane Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Revolve Productions will present "PIECES" by Chris Phillips at the 16th New York International Fringe Festival this August. The new play is directed by Brian Zimmer and will be performing at the historic Cherry Lane Theatre in the Village at 38 Commerce Street, NYC. (more...)

MEMPHIS, LA CAGE, BILLY et al. Set for PNC Broadway Across America 2011/12
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

PNC Broadway Across America - Pittsburgh, presented by The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, Pittsburgh Symphony and Broadway Across America, proudly announces the 2011/2012 season. PNC Broadway Across America - Pittsburgh, one of the city's premier entertainment series, is sponsored by The PNC Foundation. This season presents an exceptional array of live entertainment on the Cultural District's world-class stages. (more...)

Aurora Theatre Company Calls for Global Age Project Submissions, 5/22-7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Berkeley's acclaimed Aurora Theatre Company has announced a call for submissions for its eighth season of the Global Age Project (GAP) festival of new works. The company will choose four new plays to be presented as staged readings with professional directors and actors during the GAP festival in February of 2013; the festival will coincide with the company's fully-staged World Premiere of Anthony Clarvoe's OUR PRACTICAL HEAVEN, directed by Allen McKelvey, the third Aurora main stage production to develop from the GAP. Each of the four finalists will receive a $1,000 award and their work will be considered for further development and production during Aurora Theatre Company's regular season; out of town artists will receive travel and accommodation expenses. The submission period opens May 22; deadline for play submission is July 31, 2012. Finalists will be announced in early December 2012. (more...)

Oxygen Premieres New Dance Docu-Series ALL THE RIGHT MOVES Tonight, 7/31
by TV News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Oxygen Media will premiere ALL THE RIGHT MOVES, a new one hour docu-series following the tight knit friendships and lives of four of the most successful and sought-after dancers in the industry, tonight, July 31 at 11PM ET/PT. (more...)

FOUR, YOUNG AND WILD and More Set for New York LGBT Film Festival Line-Up, 7/27-31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

NewFest (, New York's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Film Festival will soon roll out the rainbow carpet for its 24th season, from Friday, July 27th through Tuesday, July 31st. The stellar lineup includes fourteen narrative features, four documentaries and many anticipated short films. New this year, all screenings and panels will take place at Manhattan's film mecca, The Film Society of Lincoln Center's Walter Reade Theater, marking a continued relationship between the two pioneering film organizations. (more...)

Youth Music Theatre Holds Summer 2012 Skills Courses in Edinburgh, Kingston and Across UK
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Youth Music Theatre UK's residential Summer Skills courses are back for 2012. Theatre fans between the ages of 11 and 21 are invited to discover their potential, meet like-minded friends and earn a grade 6 certificate in musical theatre from the prestigious Trinity Guildhall. All skills courses are fully residential with accommodation and rehearsal space located in some of the country's best universities and boarding schools. (more...)

Dance House Hamptons Presents First POP-UP Dance Studio, Now thru 8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

For two weeks in July and August, 2012, East Hampton Studio will transform into America's first pop-up dance studio, as the hottest choreographers from Hollywood and Broadway hit the Hamptons for Dance House USA. Dancers of all levels will work with the best of the best to identify their "X-factor" through full days of classes, workshops, rehearsals, live nightly events, and collaboration with star choreographers, including Dancing with the Stars judge Carrie Ann Inaba and Smash choreographer Josh Bergasse. (more...)

URBAN TANGO TRIO, CMA SONGWRITER SERIES and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 8/6
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Joe's Pub has announced its upcoming performances for tonight, July 30-August 6, including Urban Tango Trio, John Bibbs, Greg Diamond, Brazzaville, CMA Songwriter Series, Francesco Tristano, Michel Reis & Aaron Kruzik, Anna Marina, Rob Lewis, Easy Tells, Minerva Lions, Sidi Toure, Nath Ann Carrera and Ryan Raftery. See full details below. (more...)

This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 7/30/12
by - Jul 30, 2012

This Week's New Classified Listings on for 7/30/12. (more...)

Small Victories Productions Presents HADRIAN'S WALL at FringeNYC, 8/10-19
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Small Victories Productions in association with The New York International Fringe Festival have announced the world premiere production of Dani Vetere's HADRIAN'S WALL, directed by Stephen Cedars. HADRIAN'S WALL will play a limited engagement at Connelly Theater, 220 E 4th Street, New York NY 10009). Performances begin Friday, August 10 and continue through Sunday, August 19. (more...)

Davenport Developmental Reading Series Presents JEREMY DE BERGERAC, 8/6
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Broadway and Off-Broadway producer Ken Davenport (author of the popular blog, The Producer's Perspective) will present Joe Slabe's Jeremy de Bergerac as the tenth selection in THE DAVENPORT DEVELOPMENTAL READING SERIES, for readings of new works (plays and/or musicals), on Monday, August 6th at the Davenport Studio (250 West 49th Street, Suite 304, NYC). Jeremy de Bergerac is directed by Ed Sylvanus Iskandar. The performance will be at 8:00pm followed by a talk-back with the writer. (more...)

Live Fan Chat With BUNHEADS' Bailey Buntain Tonight, 7/30
by TV News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Tonight, July 30th, fans can participate in a live blog party and Twitter chat with Bailey Buntain, star of ABC Family's new original drama series, BUNHEADS. (more...)

(Re)Creating History: The Making of Home/Sick
by Jena Tesse Fox - Jul 30, 2012

The creative team of the returning off-off-Broadway play Home/Sick talk ab (more...)

Laura Osnes, Rachel Potter and More Perform at Joe's Pub Tonight, 7/29
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2012

Beloved Broadway songstress and budding country music maven, Rachel Potter, is primed to deliver another knockout performance tonight, July 29 th at NYC's Joes Pub. Guest starring is TONY nominee, Laura Osnes (Bonnie and Clyde, Anything Goes, South Pacific, Grease), and critically acclaimed recording artist and musical theatre performer, Katie Thompson . (more...)

54 Below's Summer Jazz Brunch Kicks Off With Marcus Paul James Today, 7/29
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2012

54 BELOW, New York City's new performance, venue kicks off their Summer Jazz Brunch series with RENT's Marcus Paul James, today, July 29th at 1 pm (doors open 12pm). There is a $30 cover charge and a $25 food & beverage minimum or a $45 pre fixe. Reservations suggested. For tickets visit: or call 866.468.7619. (more...)

Elixir Productions Theatre Opens ALICE & THE BUNNY HOLE at FringeNYC, 8/13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2012

Elixir Productions Theatre Company is teaming up with Babeland and the LGBT Community Center to celebrate sexual expression and support community with the FringeNYC run of Alice & The Bunny Hole. Following each performance, the cast will present a high-quality, Babeland sex toy to a lucky audience member who purchased his or her ticket in advance. Purchasing advance tickets for the first performance on Monday, August 13 at 8:00 pm will also benefit the LGBT Community Center in the form of a $5 donation per presold ticket. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Wonderful, Charming THE SOUND OF MUSIC at Stages St. Louis
by Chris Gibson - Jul 29, 2012

There are a number of reasons that Rodgers and Hammerstein's THE SOUND OF MUSIC is still so popular today. The songs are definitely catchy and familiar, and the story is compelling. But, it takes a good cast and solid direction to make it work properly, and the troupe that Stages St. Louis has corralled are excellent in their roles. This venerable warhorse of a show is their current production, and its charm still holds up remarkably well after all these years. (more...)

FOX Airs UFC's ROAD TO THE OCTAGON Preview Special Today, 7/29
by TV News Desk - Jul 29, 2012

UFC'S ROAD TO THE OCTAGON, two one-hour preview specials will be presented by FOX Sports that set the stage for the August and December UFC on FOX events. (more...)

SPRING AWAKENING Comes to Washington Crossing Open Air Theatre, 8/3-5
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2012

Winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical, Spring Awakening comes to the Washington Crossing Open Air Theatre for one weekend. Performed by the Alumni of the Downtown Performing Arts Center of Lambertville, NJ, Spring Awakening will be presented on Friday, August 3, Saturday, August 4 and Sunday, August 5 at 7:30 pm. This musical contains strong adult language and situations and is recommended for mature audiences only. (more...)

Hudson Village Theatre Presents IN THE MOOD Revue, July 25-29
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2012

Hudson Music Club is celebrating its 60th Anniversary with the specially created 1940's musical revue IN THE MOOD: A Time to Remember for 6 shows ONLY from July 25th to the 29th. (more...)

BWW Reviews: YELLOW FACE at Center House Theatre Suffers Too Much Message
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2012

If a play or the message of a play is important or affecting, as is the case with David Henry Hwang's "Yellow Face", currently playing at the Center House Theatre from React Theatre and Pork Filled Players, there is always the danger of the actors in the play to over intensify the work rather than letting it stand on its own. And while the current production at the Center House Theatre definitely has some wonderful moments and great laughs along for the ride, it unfortunately suffers from this problem as the message feels forced and long winded rather than meaningful. (more...)

ACT One Opens K-12 Homeschool Academy, Fall 2012
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2012

ACT One Fine Arts Academy will launch its Homeschool Academy this fall 2012. Classes will be held on Thursdays. A new tab is located on the website just for the Homeschool Academy. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2012

Writers' Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma, concludes its 20th Anniversary Season with The Blonde, the Brunette and the Vengeful Redhead by Robert Hewett, directed by Joseph Hanreddy, and featuring Deborah Staples.The production runs May 22 - July 29, 2012 at Writers' Theatre, 664 Vernon Avenue in Glencoe. The Press Openings are Wednesday, May 30 and Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

E. Faye Bulter, Christopher Bloch & Brad Oscar Among Ten Chimney's 2012 Lunt-Fontanne Fellows, 7/22-29
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2012

Ten Chimneys Foundation has announced that Washington, D.C. actors E. Faye Butler, Christopher Bloch, and Brad Oscar have been selected as 2012 Lunt-Fontanne Fellows. (more...)

10 Top Stage Actors Selected for Lunt-Fontanne Fellowship Program with Joel Grey
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2012

Ten Chimneys Foundation has announced the ten actors who will participate in the 2012 Lunt- Fontanne Fellowship Program, a widely acclaimed national program to serve the future of American theatre. July 22-29, the Lunt-Fontanne Fellows will join Broadway legend Joel Grey for an intensive, weeklong master class and immersion experience at Ten Chimneys, the National Historic Landmark estate of Broadway legends Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne in Genesee Depot, Wisconsin. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2012

PTP/NYC, in association with Middlebury College, presents its 26th repertory season, its 6th consecutive in New York, running from July 3 - 29, 2012 in a limited Off-Broadway engagement at The Atlantic Stage 2, located at 330 West 16th Street between 8th & 9th Avenues in New York City. This season's line-up includes Caryl Churchill's Serious Money - receiving its first New York revival since the 1988 Broadway production - about greed in London's financial district in the late '80s, directed by PTP's Co-Artistic Director Cheryl Faraone, and a revival of Neal Bell's Monster, a stage adaptation of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, directed by PTP's Co-Artistic Director Jim Petosa (more...)

George Cole and Eurocana Set for CA's Studio 55 Marin Tonight, 7/28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2012

George Cole and 'Eurocana' are set to dazzle Studio 55's stage with original music, melodies and lyrics that evoke a time gone by. 'Hot Jazz' with an acoustically flavored French string-driven sound that invokes the dynamic styles of Gypsy jazz and swing a la Stephane Grappelli and Django Reinhardt. George Cole has been influenced in his original music by the great composers of the swing era like Cole Porter and George Gershwin. His exciting band 'Eurocana' threads together the material to create a riveting synthesis of Eurocana flair. (more...)

Costumes of Whitney Houston, Britney Spears & More Auctioned at Profiles in History, Now thru 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2012

The countdown to Profiles in History's July auction begins. Run by Joe Maddalena, Profiles in History has announced that costumes from Whitney Houston, Britney Spears and Jennifer Lopez will be in attendance. Taking place in Los Angeles, The Dreier Collection will be auctioned off today, July 28th, the Animation Auction will be July 29th and the Treasures from the Hollywood Vaults auction has been moved to July 30th and July 31st. (more...)

BWW Reviews: American History Has Never Been So Sexy - Studio Theatre's BLOODY, BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON
by Christine Kowal - Jul 27, 2012

Old Hickory certainly left his mark in the history books. It's no secret that Andrew Jackson, seventh president of the United States, was one of America's most polarizing figures. Acting under what he declared were the choices and movements of the people, he initiated ethnic cleansing in the United States through the forced relocation of Native American tribes from the Southeast to the west of the Mississippi River. He became Father of the Democratic Party and defeated the British at the notorious Battle of New Orleans. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Director Hannah Malinowski Focuses on Fun for Fauquier Community Theatre's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by Jeffrey Walker - Jul 27, 2012

Director Hannah Malinowski talks about her experiences preparing A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM for the summer youth showcase at Fauquier Community Theatre. Shakespeare's romantic comedy runs August 3-12, 2012 at the group's theatre in Vint Hill. (more...)

Mazeppa Productions Presents SPRING AWAKENING, 7/12-28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2012

Mazeppa Productions will be the first resident theater company in Philadelphia to bring the 2006 Tony Award-winning musical Spring Awakeningto life. Opening on July 12, 2012, Spring Awakening will mark the start of Mazeppa's second season of musical production as well as its inaugural production at the Christ Church Neighborhood House Theatre in Old City, Philadelphia. Director Rob Henry, music director Jerry Kapral, and choreographer Dawn Morningstar will lead the cast of thirteen in staging the Duncan Sheik/Steven Sater musical. (more...)

DOMA Theatre Company Presents XANADU, 9/7-10/7
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2012

DOMA Theatre Company goes retro with Xanadu, the musical based on the 1980 cult film. (more...)

Huron Country Playhouse Celebrates the Life and Times of Johnny Cash, Beginning 8/15
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2012

Get ready to "Walk the Line" with the legendary Man in Black this summer with Johnny and June, a heartfelt tribute that takes audiences back to the golden age of country music. Playing for three weeks only, August 15th through September 1st at the Huron Country Playhouse, this hit-filled production is not to be missed! (more...)

HAIRSPRAY, FAME JR., WIZARD OF OZ et al. Set for Lake Worth Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2012

As one of the oldest performing arts organization in Palm Beach County, The Lake Worth Playhouse has announced a summer full of programming including HAIRSPRAY, FAME JR., WIZARD OF OZ, and more. (more...)

Faith Evans, Nicci Gilbert, Monifah Carter, Syleena Johnson & Keke Wyatt Set for TV One's R&B DIVAS, 8/20
by TV News Desk - Aug 1, 2012

Beginning Monday, August 20 at 10 PM ET, TV One introduces 'R&B Divas' (formerly 'Ladies of R&B'), a reality series that tells the current, real-life story of five multi-talented, beautiful R&B stars - Faith Evans, Nicci Gilbert, Monifah Carter, Syleena Johnson and Keke Wyatt. Having all seen the highs and lows of the music business, these ladies know what it's like to command the spotlight... then see it dim. Now, armed with important life lessons, they're stronger and wiser. However, this time, they're coming together to make a difference. (more...)

VH1 to Launch ON TAP Syndicated Nightly Radio Show
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2012

VH1 Classic announced today the launch of the new syndicated nightly radio show, ON TAP, PRESENTED BY VH1 CLASSIC, hosted by rock radio veteran, Nik Carter. Beginning Monday, August 6th, 'On Tap' will be available to stations weeknights from 7 PM - 12 AM ET, as well as other dayparts throughout the day, from VH1 Classic's studio-bar high above Times Square in New York City. (more...)

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