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Award-Winning Team to Stage Poetic Exploration of History and Memory in RED ALOES at the Magnet Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

An award-winning team will present the premiere of RED ALOES, an exciting new production at the Magnet Theatre this August. Written And directed by Themba Stewart, RED ALOES melds poetic text with image-based language to explore a rarely documented time in South Africa's history. (more...)

BWW Review: PIPPIN at SoLuna Studios
by Anthony Hazzard & Scott Stolzenberg - Jul 22, 2017

It was a magical night at the SoLuna Studio as the exceptional cast of 'Pippin' graced the stage, sang And danced in the aisles, And at times, wound up performing in our laps. Composer Stephen Schwartz' masterpiece is brought to life by a talented bunch of young actors And actresses who are certainly on their way to Broadway. Not only does this energetic cast perform the entire 1972 Broadway musical with great gusto And pride but they also created an exceptional circus atmosphere, reminiscent of the 2013 Broadway revival, which brought 'Pippin' to a whole new exciting level. (more...)

South Africa's Best Comedians Headline CLOWNS WITHOUT BORDERS Comedy Benefit Showcase at The Fugard Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Clowns Without Borders South Africa is celebrating their 10th anniversary with a once-off Comedy Benefit Showcase at the iconic Fugard Studio Theatre this August. Featuring the comic talents of Rob van Vuuren, Nik Rabinowitz, Sne Dladla, Shimmy Isaacs, Daniel Mpilo Richards, Yaaseen Barnes And CJ Benson, this stellar line up of some of South Africa's best comedians is certain to keep the audience in stitches. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Heart And Honesty Aplenty As Matthew Mitcham Opens Up In UNDER THE COVERS
by Jade Kops - Jul 22, 2017

Former Olympic Diving gold medallist Matthew Mitcham's returns to the cabaret stage with UNDER THE COVERS. (more...)

BWW Review: Ruskin Group Constructs A Sturdy RAINBOW BRIDGE On The Road to Hilarity
by Gil Kaan - Jul 22, 2017

In Ruskin Group Theatre's world premiere of Ron Nelson's THE RAINBOW BRIDGE, Michael Myers briskly directs a concise 75 minutes of snappy dialogue led by the high-energy, powerhouse performance of Paul Schackman as the conflicted, haunted lawyer Jerry. Schackman nails Nelson's machine gun-spouting dialogue, full of witty angst And genuine emotions, with lots of laughs along the way. (more...)

Steinberg Nuendo 8 Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

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BWW Review: GOODBEAR, Latitude Festival
by Rona Kelly - Jul 22, 2017

Check in for an eclectic evening of entertainment with Goodbear. Playing the Cabaret Tent at Latitude Festival, we met a whole host of characters in this hotel based sketch show. It's like American Horror Story: Hotel meets Fawlty Towers: scarily funny. (more...)

BWW Review: Surviving The CRESTFALL
by Brendan Daly - Jul 22, 2017

In a dystopian lAndscape charged with searing verbal aggression, sustained horror, And gratuitous violence, Crestfall unfolds on the day when the lives of Olive, Alison, And Tilly fatefully intersect.   (more...)

BWW Review: TANGUERA, Sadler's Wells
by Vikki Jane Vile - Jul 22, 2017

Tango sensation, Tanguera first premiered fifteen years ago in Buenos Aires promising an authentic take on the provocative And sensual spectacle with a thirty strong ensemble cast. Unlike the frequently seen Tango showcases of recent times, Tanguera tells a story. It sometimes chooses to drop And pick up the narrative to suit its cause however its depiction of La Boca And the journey we are taken through it's various neighbourhoods, cafes And brothels make it unique And universally enjoyable. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - July 22, 2017
by - Jul 22, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway And West End shows which opened on July 22 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings And special events! (more...)

New Book, 'Agents of Change: Rethinking Insurance Agency Marketing,' Reveals Proven System For Insurance Agents to Grow In the New Economy
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Pioneers in Worthy Cause Marketing campaigns within the Insurance industry, Miami, FL based firm, Agency Marketing Machine (AMM), proves through its co-founders' recently published how-to book, that insurance agency growth And the betterment of communities go hAnd in hAnd. Agents of Change, released in print last February And audiobook in June, is garnering an increasing number of enthusiastic reviews across the industry. The unique strategies revealed in the book are provided to the reader through the relatable story of Jim Wakefield, a fictional insurance agency owner on his non-fictional journey through the challenges of keeping his business afloat. (more...)

No Greater Love Music Festival Welcomes Country Superstar Reba McEntire
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Reba has achieved a rare pinnacle with 35 No. 1 singles And more than 56 million albums sold worldwide. The Country Music Hall of Fame And Hollywood Bowl member has won 15 American Music Awards, 14 ACM Awards, 9 People's Choice Awards, 7 CMA Awards And 2 Grammy Awards, in addition to an ACM Career Achievement Honor And 50th Anniversary Milestone Award for the Most Awarded ACM Female Vocalist of the Year, as well as the first-ever American Country Countdown NASH Icon Award And a National Artistic Achievement Award from the U.S. Congress. The GrAnd Ole Opry member has also received the Andrea Bocelli Foundation Humanitarian Award And Leadership Music Dale Franklin Award. During her 2011 All The Women I Am Tour, Pollstar And Billboard's Boxscore named Reba the #1 female Country touring artist with a combined total of over 9 million tickets sold in her career. (more...)

Live Nation Statement: Linkin Park One More Light North American Tour Canceled
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

We are incredibly saddened to hear about the passing of Chester Bennington. The Linkin Park One More Light North American Tour has been canceled And refunds are available at point of purchase. Our thoughts go out to all those affected. (more...)

Out Now: Andrew Rayel featuring Angelika Vee, "Never Let Me Go" (Armind)
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Exceptional. Remarkable. Universal. Andrew Rayel is the rare creative talent whose innate musical intuition can neither be duplicated nor faked. That his art - music made with computers - is firmly grounded in the latest technology is a testament to its timelessness considering the foundation of his compositions lies in classical music. Andrew Rayel featuring Angelika Vee's 'Never Let Me Go' (Armind) is out now. (more...)

VIDEO: Marvel's THE DEFENDERS Releases New Trailer at San Diego Comic Con
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2017

Netflix And Marvel Television hosted a panel in Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con featuring the star-studded cast of the highly anticipated Netflix original series Marvel's The Defenders. To cap it off, the second action-packed trailer was released too. (more...)

Social: WAITRESS's Caitlin Houlahan Takes Over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Caitlin Houlahan, currently starring as WAITRESS's charmingly neurotic New Dawn Rising, takes us behind the scenes with her today on Instagram! (more...)

BWW Review: SIMON ARMITAGE, Latitude Festival
by Rona Kelly - Jul 22, 2017

So far, coverage of Latitude Festival has included theatre, music And comedy. At this point, a change of pace was needed. In the Speakeasy, poet Simon Armitage made for some easy (but also hard for others) listening. Reading from The Unaccompanied, this poetry collection explores 'a world on the brink'. (more...)

Redfox3 Theatre Company Presents GOD OF CARNAGE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

A 90 minute thrill ride to the most dangerous place on earth: Parenthood. From Yarra Valley's own redfox3, who brought you the acclaimed The Woman In Black, comes the hilarious Tony And Olivier award winning play GOD OF CARNAGE. (more...)

Charlie D. Barkle Presents SHAKEN: BARITONES BELTING BOND
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

The Man. The Number. The License. His name is Bond, James Bond. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: In Bringing Felicity Castagna's Novel To The Parramatta Stage, THE INCREDIBLE HERE AND NOW Captures The Soul Of The Western Suburbs.
by Jade Kops - Jul 22, 2017

The contemporary story of growing up in Parramatta gives the Western suburbs an overdue voice in Australian theatre with the premiere of Felicity Castagna's novel turned play, THE INCREDIBLE HERE And NOW. (more...)

VIDEO: 'Waving Through a Window' Like You've Never Heard it Before
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2017

YouTube, the source of all things fascinating And terrifying, has gifted DEAR EVAN HANSEN with a cover of 'Waving Through A Window' that is not to be missed. Watch the video below. (more...)

BWW Review: Destiny Theatre Experience's MOTHERF**KER WITH THE HAT Burns Bright
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jul 22, 2017

Despite its provocative title And abundant profanity (or maybe even because of it), Stephen Adly Guirgis' The Motherf**ker With the Hat is actually filled with a lot of humanity And heart, enough that you'll find it difficult to shake off the story And its characters long after the final scene has played out. And thanks to director Kurt Jarvis' production for Destiny Theatre Experience's tenth anniversary, the Nashville debut will likely be talked about And recounted for months to come - which seems the perfect testament to the impact of Shawn Whitsell's company on Music City's vibrant arts And theater company. (more...)

Actor John Heard Dead at 72
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Page Six has announced that actor John Heard was pronounced dead on Friday, July 21. The actor was 72. His death comes shortly after a minor back surgery, but the cause is not yet determined. (more...)

Nasty Women on the Fringe: Sajeela Kershi and Friends
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Did you support the #WomensMarch? Then the only place to march to this August is at this female-led show! (more...)

IMMIGRANT DIARIES: Sajeela Kershi and Guests Returns
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Immigration, migrants, the refugee crisis; these are hot topics dividing Britain And the rest of Europe too. How many are there? Why are they coming here? What do they want? And who exactly are these 'bloody foreigners' anyway? (more...)

Women's March Born SAJEELA KERSHI: FIGHTS LIKE A GIRL! Comes to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Fights Like a Girl! is a reflection of everything Sajeela Kershi has fought for And against. The show was born at the Women's March in London, chanting against Trump, travel bans And global injustices, with Sajeela fighting to keep her prime position on the frontline - even if that means elbowing Harriet Harman out of the way, And not allowing a man to push in at the front, who, it turns out is Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan. (more...)

VIDEO: Shoshana Bean Mashes Up 'Defying Gravity' and John Mayer's 'Gravity'
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2017

Vocal acrobat Shoshana Bean performed at The Trevor Projects annual fundraiser TrevorLIVE on June 19 where she performed a wildly belted mash up of Wicked's 'Defying Gravity' And John Mayer's 'Gravity'. Check out the video below. (more...)

New Play by Daniel Robert Sullivan and NYC Teens Debuts at Edinburgh
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) And Education at Roundabout (Jennifer DiBella, Director of Education) are pleased to announce that Skyline High School in OaklAnd, CA will present the Edinburgh Fringe Festival premiere of PROSPECT HIGH: BROOKLYN as part of the American High School Theatre Festival, which runs in conjunction with the Fringe. (more...)

Aurora Theatre Company Announces OLGA: A FAREWELL CONCERT
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Berkeley's Aurora Theatre Company announces a special limited engagement,OLGA: a farewell concert, a devised piece created by Beth Wilmurt (The Letters, The Eccentricities of a Nightingale,Jack Goes Boating, Bosoms And Neglect, And Salome.) And Her BAnd, commissioned by Aurora as part of the company'sOriginate + Generate (O+G) new works initiative to promote the creation of forward-looking theater. (more...)

BWW Review: Jacksonville's Youth Rumble in WEST SIDE STORY at SMTE
by Heather Vollman - Jul 22, 2017

For 12 years running, the FSCJ Artist series And the Wilson Center for the Arts has produced an Annual High School Summer Musical Theatre Experience. This year brings WEST SIDE STORY, a mammothly essential piece of work to all musical theatre lovers. With book by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein, And lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, WEST SIDE STORY is often heralded as a top 5 work of theatre. The show runs through July 30th, And tickets are available here. (more...)

Monsterpiece Theater Collective Presents DIRTY JULY at New York Theater Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Dirty July, a new play by Kate Thomas, will be produced by Monsterpiece Theater Collective as part of New York Theater Festival's SUMMERFEST at The Hudson Guild Theater at 459 W. 26th Street on August 1st at 6:15PM, August 5th at 8:30PM, And August 6th at 1:00PM. (more...)

GROUNDHOG DAY's Heather Ayers Replaces Lead in DAVID AND GOLIATH Reading
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

On Friday, July 28th, there will be a first-look reading of 'David And Goliath' by Ricky Dunlop at the Midtown International Theatre Festival. The reading will star Heather Ayers* (currently in 'Groundhog Day') replacing previously announced Nancy Anderson. (more...)

Breast Cancer Comedy NICE T!TS Pairs Up with Avon 39 for Benefit Performance
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Writer And performer Amy Marcs pairs up with Avon 39 The Walk to End Breast Cancer for a special benefit performance of her critically acclaimed one-woman comedy, "Nice T!ts" at The PIT (123 E 24 Street, NYC) on Thursday, August 10 at 8:00p.m. A percentage of ticket sales will be donated to Avon 39 The Walk to End Breast Cancer. The performance will be followed by an exclusive after show talk-back, featuring a representative from Avon, esteemed breast cancer plastic surgeon Doctor Nolan Karp, And Breast Oncology surgeon Doctor Karen Hiotis (both of NYU Langone Cancer Center). The panel will be hosted by SAndy Ames (aka Jamie Lee) from 106.7 Lite FM Radio. (more...)

BWW Review: THE BODYGUARD National Tour at Dallas Summer Musicals
by Kyle Christopher West - Jul 22, 2017

Like a burst of light, Whitney Houston put herself on the movie screen map with her performance in the 1992 Warner Bros. blockbuster hit, THE BODYGUARD, leaving a long-lasting impression in our hearts And in the music industry. But, it appears that lightning won't be striking twice with this title, as the current stage attempt creates musical magic, but falls short of memorable. (more...)

How to Get Tickets to Broadway's Sold Out Shows!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Dying for a chance to see the Tony-winning Dear Evan Hansen? Would you give anything to watch Bette Midler take on Hello, Dolly!? Still trying to take you shot with Hamilton? Broadway is teeming with extraordinary performances this season, but tickets to the hottest shows can be difficult to acquire. Here's how you can score seats to Broadway's best... (more...)

BWW Review: Café Nordo's SUNDOWN AT THE DEVIL'S HOUSE is Anything But Hellish
by Jay Irwin - Jul 22, 2017

Don't let this worry you but it's time to summon the Devil. Well that's the conceit of the current show at Cafe Nordo, "Sundown at the Devil's House". And while they may not summon up THE Devil they do summon up some delicious food, hilarious And touching antics And rockin' music making for a devilishly good time. (more...)

VIDEO: Highlights from THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN at the Muny
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2017

With lyrics And music by Meredith Willson, additional lyrics And book by Dick Scanlan, based on the original book by Richard Morris, THE UNSINKABLE Molly Brown will run at The Muny from July 21 to 27, 2017. (more...)

BWW Review: MADAMA BUTTERFLY at The Israeli Opera
by Ronit Suzan - Jul 22, 2017

For such a highly renowned opera such as Madama Butterfly numerous productions have been presented in the past century all around the world, And rightfully so, but with the new exquisite Israeli-Italian production, under the innovative And fresh direction of Keita Asari, it's clear that there's always room for more productions such as this. (more...)

Photo Flash: Belly Up and Take a First Look at The Muny's THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Hannibal Missouri's own brash And beguiling Molly Brown shines in this exhilarating adaptation of Meredith Willson's 1960 musical. Her rags-to-riches story sparkles with a new book by Dick Scanlan (Thoroughly Modern Millie), And new songs from the Meredith Willson songbook. (more...)


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Photo Flash: The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre Closes Out 40th Season with SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

The Bee Gees celebrate the 40th Anniversary of 'Saturday Night Fever'. Now what sets The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre's reasoning to do the show apart from everyone else, is that this just so happens to be the last show of their 40th Season. (more...)

Anne L. Nathan and Jeff Blumenkrantz to Star in REGRETTING ALMOST EVERYTHING
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Lauren Taslitz (book/lyrics) And Danny Ursetti (music) are pleased to announce that their new project REGRETTING ALMOST EVERYTHING (formerly titled Things We Think, But Don't Dare Say) will make its debut with a special two-night run as the final installment of this year's "Artists on the Horizon" emerging musical theater artists series at Mr. Finn's Cabaret at Barrington Stage Company, starring Broadway veterans Anne L. Nathan And Jeff Blumenkrantz. (more...)

MISFIT, Based on Letters by Marilyn Monroe, Appears at Hamilton Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Misfit is based entirely on an actual letter written by screen siren Marilyn Monroe after her forced confinement to a psychiatric clinic in 1961. The private And revealing thoughts of a true Hollywood legend are revealed as she recounts her harrowing experience. A copy of this letter recently sold at auction for an undisclosed amount. (more...)

VIDEO: ONCE UPON A TIME Releases Season 7 Trailer
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

ABC's fairytale series 'Once Upon a Time' has just released their Season 7 trailer via the show's Twitter, check it out below! (more...)

BWW Review: WE'VE ONLY JUST BEGUN: CARPENTERS REMEMBERED at Chastain Park Amphitheater
by Justin Cole Adams - Jul 22, 2017

Michelle Berting Brett, after delivering passion for the iconic duo at Chastain Park, will return for a holiday show. (more...)

BWW TV: The CATS Cast Pounces to Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 22, 2017

Watch below as CATS' Tyler Hanes, Christine Cornish Smith, Jessica Hendy, Francesca Granell, Jonalyn Saxer, Maria Briggs, Andrew Wilson, Zachary Daniel Jones perform 'The Rum Tum Tugger,' 'Macavity,'  And 'Memory.' (more...)

The Fantastic Grifizzi Brothers and their Carnival of Friends Roll Into Stellenbosch This August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

It is carnival time in Stellenbosch! This August, THE FANTASTIC GRIFIZZI BROTHERS will roll into the City of Oaks with a rad set up that includes everything from food trucks And bars to a double decker bus-cum-restaurant, a barber shop, fun rides And an animal-free circus in a Big Top tent. (more...)

'Experience is the Teacher of All Things': A Question of Marketing and Politics on Broadway
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 22, 2017

Throughout the early days of the Trump administration, the arts community has played no small role in engaging fans And motivating audiences to take greater part in the political process. From Hamilton's showdown with the Vice President to the presence of Broadway Strong at the Women's March, the Broadway community has bAnded together to help bring greater awareness to our audiences. (more...)

NYC RESTAURANT WEEK Runs 7/24 to 8/18-Visit Our Favorite Spots
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 22, 2017

New York City Restaurant Week lasts for three weeks from Monday, July 24th to Friday, August 18th. Prix fixe meals are available for people who wish to explore tantalizing choices for lunch, dinner, Sunday brunch, And Sunday dinner. There are nearly 400 restaurants participating. Check out some of our favorites. (more...)

BWW Review: BAREFOOT IN THE PARK at Candlelight Music Theatre
by Greer Firestone - Jul 22, 2017

Great actors immerse themselves in their character such that one cannot consider anyone else playing the role. They study the writer's words to develop a full sense of character; bringing to life every shade And every nuance. Could you conceive anyone else but Pacino playing Michael Corleone or anyone else but Streep in SOPHIE'S CHOICE? No, of course not. (more...)

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