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BWW Review: TRULY MADLY FAMOUSLY by Rebecca Serle
by Bonnie Lynn Wagner - May 9, 2017

Paige Townsen is living the dream. She's been plucked out of obscurity and thrust into Hollywood the moment she's cast as August in the upcoming blockbuster movie LOCKED. LOCKED is the hottest book trilogy out there, and fans are clamoring to see it on the big screen. Having the number one movie at the box office and having these characters be household names means everyone knows Paige's face--and the faces of her co-stars, Rainer Devon and Jordan Wilder. But it also means that the trio is constantly hounded by paparazzi and that their lives are under a microscope. If one picture takes something out of context, it can change lives. When the wrong picture is revealed to the tabloids, Paige's life turns upside down in an instant. (more...)

2017 Madison Square Music: ABOVE GROUND and SUMMER NIGHTS Lineups Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2017

Madison Square Park Conservancy today announced the 2017 Mad. Sq. Music: Above Ground and Summer Nights lineups on Wednesdays, July 12 through August 16. (more...)

Celebration Theatre to Present HUSBAND MATERIAL as Part of Celebrating New Works Series
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

Celebration Theatre presents as part of its New Works Reading Series, HUSBAND MATERIAL by Steven Lee, directed by David Tran and performing one night only on Tuesday, March 16 at 7:30pm at the West Hollywood City Chambers, 625 N. San Vicente in West Hollywood. (more...)

BWW Review: WILD PARTY Captivates the Crowd at CSUF
by Erica Garcia - May 8, 2017

California State University, Fullerton closes off their Spring 2017 Season with a dark yet thrilling production of Andrew Lippa's WILD PARTY. (more...)

Emily Klein and CJ Eldred Headline 9th MADAME'S SOIREE
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

Cabaret patroness Madame Mathieu has selected Broadway's Emily Klein (Parade) and CJ Eldred (Book of Mormon - Tour) as the guests of honor at the March edition of the Bistro Awards Critics' Pick Madame Mathieu's Soiree. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at NO PLACE FOR A WOMAN at Theatre 503
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

The wife of a prison camp commandant is throwing A Party. She asks her husband for champagne. Instead he brings home a ballet dancer from the camp. (more...)

Celebrity Chef Bobby Flay Joins NBC's Coverage of THE KENTUCKY DERBY
by TV News Desk - May 4, 2017

Critically acclaimed chef, restaurateur and television personality Bobby Flay will serve up special Kentucky Derby fare as he joins NBC Sports Group's coverage of the 143rd Kentucky Derby this Saturday, May 6 at 2:30 p.m. ET on NBC. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Live Becomes a Hot Mess on Next iZOMBIE
by TV News Desk - May 3, 2017

On the next episode of iZOMBIE, to help Clive (Malcolm Goodwin) solve the murder of an irresponsible narcissist, Liv (Rose McIver) consumes her brain and literally becomes a hot mess. (more...)

TRU to Host New 'Writer-Producer Speed Date' Next Month at NOLA Rehearsal Studio
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) presents the next Writer-Producer Speed Date on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 5:30pm at NOLA Rehearsal Studio, 244 W. 54th Street, 11th floor, NYC. This unique program is designed to help playwrights master The Art of the Pitch and gain confidence in talking about their work. (more...)

Scoop: iZOMBIE on THE CW - Tuesday, June 13, 2017
by - May 26, 2017

Get all the scoop on iZOMBIE, airing on THE CW on Tuesday, June 13, 2017! (more...)

Camden Rocks Festival Announce Stage Times & Full Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Camden Rocks Festival have revealed full line-up details for the June 3rd all-day event, and announced a special Kraken Sounds Stage to be held in the Camden Market Amphitheatre, featuring acoustic performances and open to all, free of charge. (more...)

bergenPAC presents The Disco Ball featuring Village People 6/29
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

The Disco Ball 2017 featuring Village People, The Trammps featuring Earl Young and Anita Ward-Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 8PM. Tickets available on www.ticketmaster.com or by calling bergenPAC's Box Office at (201) 227-1030. (more...)

Hats off to Grads! Celebrate with Domino's' Weeklong Carryout Special
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

It's officially graduation season, which means party planning is in full effect and thanks to Domino's (NYSE: DPZ), the recognized world leader in pizza delivery, your food situation is covered. Party planners can take advantage of Domino's $5.99 carryout special, which is valid on large two-topping pizzas today through May 28. (more...)

A New Lee Cataluna Show Comes to Kumu Kahua Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

A new comedy by local favorite, Lee Cataluna, runs through July at Kumu Kahua Theatre. (more...)

Scoop: iZOMBIE on THE CW - Today, May 2, 2017
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

Get all the scoop on iZOMBIE, airing on THE CW today, May 2, 2017! (more...)

Photo Flash: Porchlight Music Theatre presents ICONS Gala
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

Porchlight Music Theatre annouces that its 2017 ICONS Gala celebrating the career of Broadway legend Hal Prince held Sunday, April 30 in the Atlantic Ballroom at the Radisson Blu Aqua Chicago, 221 N. Columbus Drive, broke its records for number of attendees and funds raised, making it the most succesful gala in the organization's 22-year history. The Gala, with honorary chair Paul Lisnek, included special guest Lonny Price and performances from Chicago's leading talents celebrating the career of Hal Prince, the presentation of the 2017 Guy Adkins Award for Excellence in the Advancement of Music Theatre in Chicago to Rachel Rockwell and silent and live auctions. Proceeds from the event and its accompanying auctions benefit Porchlight's educational programs and productions. (more...)

Legacy Recordings Set to Release Billy Ocean - Here You Are: The Music of My Life on Friday, July 21
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

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PROJECT RUNWAY's Tim Gunn to Share Stories with Yum's The Word at LPR
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

Comedic storyteller Robin Gelfenbien is thrilled to welcome Tim Gunn (Project Runway), "Orange is the New Black's" (Orange is the New Black), Gastor Almonte (This Is Not Happening) and Danny Artese (3-Time Moth Story Slam Winner) to Yum's the Word on Tuesday, May 23rd at (le) poisson rouge. (more...)

BWW Review: CV Rep's LATER LIFE is an Engaging Play, Expertly Presented
by Audrey Liebross - May 2, 2017

CVRep is currently presenting an engaging production of A.R. Gurney's one-act dramedy, LATER LIFE, directed by theatre veteran Luke Yankee, making his CVRep debut. All four cast members, each of whom has an impressive list of credits, are a pleasure to watch, as they expertly use their voices, bodies, and faces to pull us into their characters' stories. (more...)

Jeffrey Gaines, Ben Arnold and Joe Crookston to Return to Appel Farm Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

Appel Farm will welcome back to the Festival stage, musicians Jeffrey Gaines, Ben Arnold and Joe Crookston at the Wine & Music Festival on Saturday, June 3rd from 3 to 8pm, and Sunday, June 4, 12 to 5pm. (more...)

BWW Interview: Show-Stopper Grace McLean Talks GREAT COMET, The Necessity of Art and the Importance of Being Weird
by Matthew Blank - May 19, 2017

We talk to Grace McLean, who dazzles audiences nightly in her show-stopping turn as Marya in NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812. (more...)

Chuck E. Cheese's' Celebrates 40 Years Of Fun With The 'Biggest Birthday Ever'
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

Chuck E. Cheese's has been the ultimate destination for birthday parties since it opened its door in 1977 and today hosts more than 10 million guests at birthday parties annually. Now, the family dining and entertainment leader is excited to host the 'Biggest Birthday Ever' in honor of its own birthday. On May 19, all 550 U.S. and Canadian Chuck E. Cheese's restaurants will join together to celebrate 40 years of fun by giving out more than 120,000 pieces of birthday cake, 40 tickets to every child and a free birthday party blower for all, in an attempt to set the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS TM title for the Most people blowing party blowers simultaneously (multiple venues). (more...)

First Look - Alex Sharp & More Star in John Cameron Mitchell's HOW TO TALK TO GIRLS AT PARTIES
by Movies News Desk - May 19, 2017

John Cameron Mitchell, Neil Gaiman and actress Elle Fanning have all turned to social media to share sneak peeks at Mitchell's new film HOW TO TALK TO GIRLS AT PARTIES. (more...)

Poway OnStage's Delivers a TASTE OF OUR TOWNE 6/17
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2017

Poway OnStage's annual fundraiserTaste Of Our Towne: A Premiere Culinary Arts and Wine Tasting Event will be on the Plaza at Poway Center for the Performing Arts Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 5:00-9:30pm. This fundraiser features over 25 of North County's finest restaurants, wineries and breweries - all offering samples of their signature dishes and sips, live music, dancing, live and silent auctions, and prizes. Returning as the Master of Ceremonies is Poway Deputy Mayor, Jim Cunningham. (more...)

Scoop: iZOMBIE on THE CW - Tuesday, June 6, 2017
by - May 18, 2017

Get all the scoop on iZOMBIE, airing on THE CW on Tuesday, June 6, 2017! (more...)

The CW Announces 2017-18 Primetime Schedule Featuring New Shows & Returning Favorites
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2017

The CW presents its 2017-18 primetime schedule to advertisers, affiliates, and national media today at the New York City Center in New York City, with the multi-platinum, multi-Grammy Award-winning rock band Muse opening the show with the worldwide debut performance of their new single, “Dig Down.” (more...)

Scoop: iZOMBIE on THE CW - Tuesday, May 30, 2017
by - May 17, 2017

Get all the scoop on iZOMBIE, airing on THE CW on Tuesday, May 30, 2017! (more...)

Scoop: iZOMBIE on THE CW - Tuesday, May 23, 2017
by - May 17, 2017

Get all the scoop on iZOMBIE, airing on THE CW on Tuesday, May 23, 2017! (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Eat a Knievel' Episode of iZOMBIE
by - May 17, 2017

On the next episode of iZOMBIE titled “Eat a Knievel”, Liv (Rose McIver) shares the brain of a former daredevil with her new boyfriend, and the experience brings them closer. Blaine (David Anders) is back to his old ways. (more...)

JUST IN: Jimmy Kimmel to Return as Host of 90th ACADEMY AWARDS on ABC
by TV News Desk - May 16, 2017

For a second consecutive year, late-night talk show favorite Jimmy Kimmel will return to host the OSCARS telecast, and Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd will produce, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced today. (more...)

TN Shakespeare Company Stages THE COMEDY OF ERRORS 6/8-18
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Tennessee Shakespeare Company, in partnership with the University of Memphis' Department of Theatre & Dance, presents William Shakespeare's madcap, joyous The Comedy of Errors on the U of M's Theatre Mainstage from June 8-18. (more...)

Ray DeForest Returns to Feinstein's/54 Below Tonight in THE DORIS DEAR MOTHER'S DAY SPECIAL
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

After the successful sold-out shows "Doris Dear's Gurl Talk" & "The Doris Dear Christmas Special", Ray DeForest is back in "The Doris Dear Mother's Day Special: Like Mother Like Daughter" TONIGHT! at 9:30pm. Grab a seat in the Rumpus Room, and come along on a fun romp and help Doris and her guests salute the women who made them great… their MOTHERS! (more...)

Wizard World to Screen Original ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW in New Orleans
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) presents its first screening of the 1975 classic musical THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW during the Wizard World Comic Con New Orleans, Saturday, January 7. (more...)

The CW Greenlights New Seasons of iZOMBIE and THE ORIGINALS
by TV News Desk - May 11, 2017

The CW announced yesterday that it has ordered a fourth season of the hit drama iZOMBIE as well as a fifth season of THE ORIGINALS. The network turned to Twitter to share the renewal news (more...)

Diversionary Theatre to Channel the '80s with DECADES OF DIVERSIONARY Event
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Celebrate the decade that birthed the third oldest LGBT theatre in the country and the resilience of our community. The event features a special concert performance of highlights from the Tony Award-winning musical Falsettos. (more...)

Disciplinary Artist Samantha Shay to Return to Portland with VASALISA Premiere
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

World-renowned artist Marina Abramovic mentored one of her pieces, Of Light. One year after Bjork attended that same performance and after creating such an impact, Bjork listed her as one of her artistic inspirations in The Guardian. And now, after having performed internationally and received endorsements from such art geniuses, theater producer and director Samantha Shay returns to Portland with a new show 'Vasalisa', a raw folktale in collaboration with one of her spiritual mentors and localartist, teacher, and healer Gerri Ravyn Stanfield. (more...)

Breaking: Stars from GREAT COMET, ANASTASIA, MISS SAIGON & More Earn 2017 Theatre World Awards!
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors (Dale Badway, President), and The Dorothy Loudon Foundation (Lionel Larner, Executive Director), have announced the 2017 Theatre World Award Honorees for Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance, the 9th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award Honoree for Excellence in the Theater and the 5th Annual John Willis Award Honoree for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre who will be celebrated at the 73rd Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony on Monday evening, June 5, 2017 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at The Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street), current home of The Great Comet, recipient of 12 Tony Award nominations including Best Musical. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Dirt Nap Time' Episode of iZOMBIE on The CW
by TV News Desk - May 10, 2017

On the next episode of iZOMBIE titled'Dirt Nap Time', when Liv (Rose McIver) and Clive (Malcolm Goodwin) work together to solve the murder of a very charming, but womanizing, preschool teacher, things get interesting when they bring his jealous girlfriend Piper (guest star Shenae Grimes) in for questioning. (more...)

Lincoln Center Sets May 2017 Lineup for American Songbook, Great Performers Series & More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has just announced its programs and events for this May. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Scoop: iZOMBIE on THE CW - Tuesday, May 16, 2017
by - Apr 28, 2017

Get all the scoop on iZOMBIE, airing on THE CW on Tuesday, May 16, 2017! (more...)

Battle of Santiago to Release New Album 'La Migra' Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

A more timely album title would be hard to find: Battle of Santiago's third release, La Migra, literally translates to “deportation police,' certainly a topic of great discussion in North America as of late. (more...)

Kato & Sigala Reveal Remix Package for Single 'Show You Love' ft. Hailee Steinfeld
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

Platinum-selling Danish DJ and producer Kato and British hitmaker Sigala have revealed the official remixes for their single 'Show You Love' featuring Hailee Steinfeld. (more...)

Apple Continues to Improperly Interfere with Qualcomm's Agreements with Contract Manufacturers
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

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Scoop: iZOMBIE on THE CW - Tuesday, May 16, 2017
by - Apr 28, 2017

Get all the scoop on iZOMBIE, airing on THE CW on Tuesday, May 16, 2017! (more...)

Dirty Water Records Presents Brooklyn's Dirty Fences: 'Sell The Truth' - New Video Single Premiere, EP Release
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

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Battle of Santiago to Release New Album 'La Migra' Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

A more timely album title would be hard to find: Battle of Santiago's third release, La Migra, literally translates to “deportation police,' certainly a topic of great discussion in North America as of late. (more...)

Genesys Announces Headline Speakers for Two CX17 Customer Experience Conferences
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

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Photo Coverage: John Pizzarelli Continues His String Of Successes at Cafe Carlyle
by Stephen Sorokoff - Apr 26, 2017

There is no one who possesses the skill set of John Pizzarelli.  Well, not quite. According to John, whenever he plays some intricate jazz guitar riff for his dad Bucky, his famous father says..'that's pretty good, but listen to this!'  (more...)

Fort Bend County Hosts COUTURE FOR A CAUSE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

Back in 2009, The American Cancer Society was looking for a way to bring a different funding event to Fort Bend County. They already had a ball and a golf tournament, this one needed to be more community driven. Behind the leadership of chairs Scott & KK West, Couture for the Cause was born. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Spanking the Zombie' Episode of iZOMBIE
by TV News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

On the next episode of iZOMBIE titled 'Spanking the Zombie', when Liv (Rose McIver) consumes the brains of a dominatrix, her bossy and controlling personality makes everyone a little uncomfortable (more...)

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