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by TV News Desk - Sep 8, 2014

Food Network hit CUTTHROAT KITCHEN goes all-star this fall, with sixteen elite chefs competing in the five-episode mayhem-filled Cutthroat Kitchen: Superstar Sabotage tournament under the watchful eye of host Alton Brown. (more...)

Sixteen Culinary All-Stars Compete In First-Ever Cutthroat Kitchen: Superstar Sabotage Tournament
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2014

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Food Network hit Cutthroat Kitchen goes all-star this fall, with sixteen elite chefs competing in the five-episode mayhem-filled Cutthroat Kitchen: Superstar Sabotage tournament under the watchful eye of host Alton Brown.Only the craftiest and most cunning chefs survive in this battle of cooking chops and sabotage skills, and just one wins ultimate bragging rights and up to $75,000 for the charity of their choice. The primetime event kicks off Wednesday, October 8 th at 9pm ET/PT with the first all-star match-up, leading up to a final showdown between the four heat winners on Wednesday, November 5 th at 9pm ET/PT, where the grand prize is awarded. (more...)

THE MCGOWAN TRILOGY and PORT AUTHORITY Win Big at 2014 Origin's 1st Irish Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

The 7th annual Origin's 1st Irish Festival handed out its jury-voted honors at an awards ceremony at Papillon Bistro and Bar, 22 East 54th Street, on Monday night. Edging out the competition were 'The McGowan Trilogy,' produced by the cell, which grabbed three awards (including best actress, best director and best design), and the Irish Repertory Theatre's 'Port Authority,' which garnered two top prizes -- for best actor and best production. (more...)

BWW Review: History Comes to Life in ROSA PARKS AND THE MONTGOMERY BUS BOYCOTT At The Coterie Theatre
by Steve Wilson - Sep 28, 2014

Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott opened with a roar on Friday September 26 at the Coterie Theatre in Kansas City, Mo. "When you have your hand in the lion's mouth it is best to pat it on the head. . ." The lion is segregation and it is Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement that is patting it on the head. Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott, written by Sue Greenberg, opened the 2014-2015 season for the theater. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Opening Night Of GREAT BRITAIN!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2014

Richard Bean's new play Great Britain opened in the West End last night (26 September 2014) following a sell-out run at the National Theatre. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2014

¡Fiesta! Celebrate Latin America/Celebren América Latina—a museum-wide cultural celebration marking Hispanic Heritage Month with an emphasis on programs for families—will take place on today, September 27, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan's seventh annual ¡Fiesta! will feature programs for visitors of all ages, including artist-led art-making and poetry workshops, music and dance performances, hands-on explorations of the art of the ancient Americas, and other exciting activities related to the Museum's collection. Together, these programs celebrate the diversity of cultures from across Latin America and bridge creative expression across time and geography. ¡Fiesta! is organized by the Museum's Multicultural Audience Development Initiative and the Education Department. All ¡Fiesta! events are free with Museum admission. (more...)

2014 IVEY AWARDS Honor Illusion Theater Directors, Tyler Michaels and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2014

For the first time in the Iveys' 10-year history, two people will share the Lifetime Achievement Award. Michael Robins and Bonnie Morris, co-producing directors of Illusion Theater, were honored at the celebration of Twin Cities theater on September 22 at the Historic State Theatre in downtown Minneapolis. Versatile actor-singer-dancer-improviser Tyler Michaels received the Emerging Artist Award. (more...)

Food Network to Present Biggest Thanksgiving Celebration Ever This November
by TV News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

This November, join Food Network for its biggest Thanksgiving celebration ever with a bountiful slate of new series, new specials and new Thanksgiving-themed episodes all month long! (more...)

Sexy Sass Dawn Derow Serves LEGIT at Metropolitan Room, 9/26
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2014

Sexy Coloratura, MAC Award Nominee Dawn Derow, the New England song bird, serves it up again, at New York's Metropolitan Room in an Opera Cabaret entitled 'LEGIT,' on September 26. (more...)

Judy Collins to Make Segerstrom Center Debut, 12/6
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

Grammy Award-winning artist Judy Collins makes her Segerstrom Center for the Arts debut in her Holidays and Hits concert on December 6 in the Rene?e and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall. It will be an evening of beloved holiday songs and music from her five-decade career that has produced such legendary interpretations as 'Both Sides Now,' 'Send in the Clowns' and 'Amazing Grace.' The New York Times states, 'Watching Ms. Collins perform ... is like studying a jewel that reveals new facets as it is slowly turned into the light.' Joining her will be the Passenger String Quartet. (more...)

The MET: Live in HD returns with 10 productions in the 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2014

The Capitol Center for the Arts is pleased to announce that it will present 10 productions in next season's Met: Live in HD series, beginning with Verdi's Macbeth on Saturday, October 11, at. Single tickets for this series are on sale now for $26 Adults; $22 Seniors/Met/CCA Members; and $15 Students. Season subscriptions are also available at $208 Adults; $176 Seniors/Met/CCA Members; and $120 students. (more...)

Ivan Kavanagh's THE CANAL to Hit Theaters 10/10
by Movies News Desk - Sep 12, 2014

The film stars Rupert Evans, Antonia Campbell Hughes, Hannah Hoekstra, and Steve Oram and it will be in theaters in the US day-and-date on October 10th via The Orchard. (more...)

The Coterie Opens 2014-15 Season with ROSA PARKS AND THE MONTGOMERY BUS BOYCOTT, 9/23-10/19
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2014

The Coterie opens its 2014/2015 Season with Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott, a drama that interweaves the compelling true story of Rosa Parks with dynamic and uplifting songs from the period. Directed by Brad Shaw, Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott will be performed live on stage September 23 - October 19, 2014. (more...)

Tony Bennett Headed Back to Segerstrom Center, 10/5
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2014

Throughout his career, Bennett has put his heart and time into supporting humanitarian concerns and joined Dr. Martin Luther King in the historic Selma March in 1965. His many charitable works include raising millions of dollars towards diabetes care and lending his artwork to raise funds for the American Cancer Society. In 2007, he was honored by the United Nations. Together with his wife, Susan, Bennett established the charitable organization, Exploring the Arts (ETA) to support arts education in public high schools. Bennett founded the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts, a New York City public high school in his hometown of Astoria, Queens. ETA now supports 14 additional public high schools throughout New York City and just expanded to support three public arts high schools in Los Angeles. (more...)

Curtis Stone to Host New Bravo Series TOP CHEF DUELS, 8/6
by TV News Desk - Jun 4, 2014

Bravo Media turns up the heat in a new culinary competition series “Top Chef Duels” premiering Wednesday, August 6 at 10 PM ET/PT (more...)

RACHEL VS GUY KIDS COOK-OFF Among Food Network's August Highlights
by TV News Desk - Jun 30, 2014

Food Network scorches in August with new seasons of hit primetime shows and not-to-be missed finales. (more...)

BWW REVIEWS: PIANO DIARIES in the Athenaeum Theatre's Studio One: Striving for Something Just Out of Reach
by Paul W. Thompson - Jun 3, 2014

Chicago native, pianist, composer, singer, teacher and thinker Peter Saltzman, now a playwright, producer and actor as well, is putting himself quite on display in the new theater piece, "Piano Diaries," which opened in Studio One at the venerable Athenauem Theatre last weekend for a run through July 6, 2014. (more...)

John Tiffany-Helmed THE TWITS & More Set for Royal Court's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2014

The Royal Court Theatre announces a new season of work today, Friday 27 June, including new plays from Molly Davies, Zinnie Harris, Rory Mullarkey, Tim Price and Jack Thorne; a debut play from first-time playwright Diana Nneka Atuona; a collaboration between scientist Chris Rapley, playwright and director Duncan Macmillan and director Katie Mitchell and a new production for young people and their families - Enda Walsh's new adaptation of Roald Dahl's The Twits. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Playing with Fire' on Next MISTRESSES on ABC
by - Jun 24, 2014

On the next episode of ABC's MISTRESSES titled "Playing With Fire", Savi's sister and friends are concerned when her secret camaraderie with Zack reveals a devil-may-care side. (more...)

Soprano Hlengiwe Mkhwanazi to Make Lyric Opera Debut as 'Clara' in PORGY AND BESS, 11/17-12/20
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2014

South African soprano Hlengiwe Mkhwanazi will make her Lyric Opera and role debut as Clara in Gershwin's Porgy and Bess, the company's general director Anthony Freud announced today. She replaces American soprano Angel Blue, who has withdrawn from the production for personal reasons. (more...)

OSM and Olivier Latry Inaugurate New Grand Organ Pierre-Beique
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2014

It's tonight, June 2, that the Orchestre symphonique de Montreal inaugurated the Grand Orgue Pierre-Beique during the inaugural concert, at the Maison symphonique de Montreal, led by Kent Nagano and with the participation of Olivier Latry, organist emeritus, and Jean-Willy Kunz, organist in residence of the OSM. (more...)

by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jun 19, 2014

Mañana se estrena en nuestro pais 'Amanece en Edimburgo', una nueva pelicula musical con las canciones del grupo The Proclaimers, que incluye esta conocida cancion, 'I'm gonna be (500 miles)'. (more...)

Center for the Performing Arts Announces 2014-15 Season, Includes Tony Bennett, Wynton Marsalis, and More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2014

President and CEO Tania Castroverde Moskalenko unveiled the 2014-15 season at the Center for the Performing Arts - home of the Palladium. The new season represents multiple series, including Country, Printing Partners Classical, The Stratford Songbook, Taft Law Jazz & Blues, Coca-Cola World Stage, and The Buck Group Dance. In addition to the six series, the Center will present Drewry Simmons Vornehm Pop & Rock, Spotlight, Holiday, and CNO Financial Group Family shows. (more...)

Scoop: MISTRESSES on ABC - Monday, June 30, 2014
by - Jun 16, 2014

Get all the scoop on MISTRESSES, airing on ABC on Monday, June 30, 2014! (more...)

Photo Flash: WCS Honors Hillary Clinton at Annual Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2014

The Wildlife Conservation Society honored tonight Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Vice Chair of the Clinton Foundation Chelsea Clinton, and WCS Trustee Diane Christensen for their commitments to saving elephants and protecting wildlife and wild places. Held at the WCS Central Park Zoo, the event-titled 'An Elephant's Tale'-highlighted the conservation plight of elephant populations in the forests and savannas of Africa and efforts to protect them from the illegal ivory trade. (more...)

BWW te invita al preestreno de 'Amanece en Edimburgo'
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jun 12, 2014

BroadwayWorld te invita al preestreno en Madrid y Barcelona el próximo martes 17 de junio. ¡Disfruta de la comedia musical del año! (more...)

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for JERSEY BOYS' New York City Film Screening!
by Walter McBride - Jun 10, 2014

The film adaptation of the Tony Award-winning musical JERSEY BOYS will hit theaters on June 20th. Directed by Clint Eastwood, JERSEY BOYS, written by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, features the music and lyrics of Bob Gaudio & Bob Crewe. Just yesterday, the Angelo Galasso House at The Plaza (768 Fifth Avenue) hosted a special New York City screening of the new film, and BroadwayWorld was there for the big event. Check out red carpet coverage below! (more...)

Scoop: MISTRESSES on ABC - Saturday, July 26, 2014
by TV Scoop - Jul 9, 2014

Get all the scoop on MISTRESSES, airing on ABC on Saturday, July 26, 2014! (more...)

Scoop: MISTRESSES on ABC - Monday, July 21, 2014
by TV Scoop - Jul 8, 2014

Get all the scoop on MISTRESSES, airing on ABC on Monday, July 21, 2014! (more...)

SINGER SONGWRITER KIDNAPPER to Premiere at Galway Film Fleadh
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2014

SINGER SONGWRITER KIDNAPPER is the debut feature film of award-winning writer/director Douglas Ray, who worked as Ken Loach's assistant and has built up a reputation for his quirky short films featuring actors such as Tom Hardy, Rafe Spall and Ruth Wilson. (more...)

Long Wharf Theatre's Youth Ensemble to Present MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, 8/21-24
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

Long Wharf Theatre's Shake-it-up-Shakespeare Youth Ensemble brings its unique take on the classics to Much Ado About Nothing, performed on Stage II, August 21-24. (more...)

Scoop: MISTRESSES on ABC - Monday, August 11, 2014
by - Jul 28, 2014

Get all the scoop on MISTRESSES, airing on ABC on Monday, August 11, 2014! (more...)

Tony Bennett Comes to The Mesa Arts Center, 8/23
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2014

Mesa Arts Center presents Tony Bennett, the 17 time Grammy Award-winning musician whose music spans over six decades on Saturday, August 23 at the Ikeda Theater. Tickets range from $60 to $155, and can be purchased now through the Mesa Arts Center Box Office,, or at 480-644-6500. (more...)

The Guggenheim Museum Presents UNDER THE SAME SUN: ART FROM LATIN AMERICA TODAY, Now Thru 10/1
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2014

From June 13 through October 1, 2014, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York will present the exhibition Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today, which, along with in-depth education programs and online learning tools, inaugurates the second phase of the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative. Organized by Pablo León de la Barra, Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Latin America, the exhibition features contemporary works by 40 artists and collaborative duos representing 15 countries, including Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico (United States), Uruguay, and Venezuela. Following its presentation in New York, Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today will travel to Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo (MAM) and Museo Jumex in Mexico City. (more...)

Single Tickets for The Center for the Performing Arts' 2014-15 Go on Sale 7/28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2014

Single tickets for the 2014-15 season at the Center for the Performing Arts -- home of the Palladium, the Tarkington Theater, and Studio Theater -- are available for purchase on Monday, July 28. Starting at 6 a.m. Monday, single tickets are available for purchase online at At 8 a.m. tickets are on sale at the Palladium box office (Third Avenue SW & City Center Drive). At 10 a.m. phone sales begin at 317-843-3800. (more...)

Scoop: MISTRESSES on ABC - Monday, August 4, 2014
by - Jul 22, 2014

Get all the scoop on MISTRESSES, airing on ABC on Monday, August 4, 2014! (more...)

The Washington National Opera Announces the Roster for the 13th Season of Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

Washington National Opera (WNO) today announced the roster of emerging artists and renowned vocal coaches engaged for the 13th season of its Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program. Under the leadership of program director Michael Heaston, the Domingo- Cafritz Young Artist Program continues to increase its number of performances throughout the season and expand its training regimen to include mentorship by its returning Artist in Residence, the acclaimed American soprano Deborah Voigt. Additional faculty members include voice teachers Diana Soviero and William Stone; guest vocal coaches Be?ne?dicte Jourdois, Kathleen Kelly, and Danielle Orlando; career consultants Ken Benson and Matthew Epstein; and guest drama coaches Peter Kazaras and Alan Paul, among others. The new class of young artists will participate in several world premiere productions during the 2014-2015 season as part of (more...)

Scoop: MISTRESSES on ABC - Monday, August 4, 2014
by - Jul 21, 2014

Get all the scoop on MISTRESSES, airing on ABC on Monday, August 4, 2014! (more...)

Scoop: MISTRESSES on ABC - Monday, August 4, 2014
by TV Scoop - Jul 21, 2014

Get all the scoop on MISTRESSES, airing on ABC on Monday, August 4, 2014! (more...)

New Feature Film SINGER SONGWRITER KIDNAPPER Premieres Tonight
by Movies News Desk - Jul 11, 2014

A new feature film starring Irish actresses Antonia Campbell-Hughes and Eva Birthistle will premiere tonight at the Galway Film Fleadh with actors and director in attendance. (more...)

Tony Bennett to Return to Ravinia Festival, 8/16
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2014

There's only one! The magnificent Tony Bennett, returns to the Ravinia Festival on Saturday evening, August 16, at 8:30 PM. The foremost interpreter of American popular song and one of the Festival's most treasured and highly anticipated artists since his first appearance in 1984, Mr. Bennett headlines his 33rd Ravinia concert with this engagement. (more...)

Scoop: MISTRESSES on ABC - Saturday, July 5, 2014
by - Jul 1, 2014

Get all the scoop on MISTRESSES, airing on ABC on Saturday, July 5, 2014! (more...)

Scoop: MISTRESSES on ABC - Monday, August 18, 2014
by - Aug 4, 2014

Get all the scoop on MISTRESSES, airing on ABC on Monday, August 18, 2014! (more...)

Micheal Learned & Daniel Davis to Lead DTC's LOVE LETTERS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

Delaware Theatre Company has announced casting for the 2014-2015 season opener LOVE LETTERS. LOVE LETTERS will star Michael Learned from TV's 'The Waltons,' and Daniel Davis from TV's 'The Nanny'. (more...)

Bravo to Premiere New Season of TOP CHEF in Boston, 10/15
by TV News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

Bravo Media's Emmy and James Beard Award-winning series “Top Chef” will premiere its 12th season in Boston on Wednesday, October 15th at 10PM ET/PT. (more...)

BWW Reviews: MAN OF LA MANCHA Offers Rocky Miller the Chance to Play His Dream Role
by Shari Barrett - Aug 2, 2014

Any actor can tell you what his or her dream role would be and how much they long to play it whenever they can. For Rocky Miller, his 20-year wait to play Don Quixote was well worth it as he fully embodies the heart and soul of Miguel de Cervantes and his Knight of the Woeful Countenance from the moment he takes to the stage in MAN OF LA MANCHA at the San Pedro Theatre Club, directed with emotional depth by Drew Fitzsimmons and choreographed for the small stage by Victoria Miller. (more...)

Rubicon Theatre Company to Premiere CONVICTION, 9/3-28
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

y of Ventura continues the company's 16th Not Your Typical Season with the WORLD PREMIERE of Conviction, produced in association with Dead Posh Productions, Bay Street Theatre, and the Royal Manitoba Theatre. Written by Carey Crim (Resident Artist at The Purple Rose) and directed by Scott Schwartz (Jane Eyre and Golda's Balcony on Broadway/Bat Boy and Murder for Two Off-Broadway), Conviction follows the story of a teacher accused of a crime he may or may not have committed and the impact that accusation has on his relationships with close family and friends, each of whom having different perspectives on what happened. Opening September 6 and previewing September 3 - 5, Conviction runs Wednesdays through Sundays until September 28. For tickets, call 805.667.2900 or go to (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Choices' Episode of ABC's MISTRESSES
by - Aug 13, 2014

On the next episode of ABC's MISTRESSES titled "Choices" - April faces the ultimate betrayal, Joss shocks everyone with a big announcement, Jacob makes Karen a tantalizing offer and Dom is determined to beat Toni at her own game. (more...)

CLICKBAIT to Begin Previews 9/4 at Access Theater
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

The Factory has announced that CLICKBAIT, David M deLeon and Esther Ko's co-written and co-directed new low-tech high-tech love story about sex, suicide and cellphones will begin performances on September 4th at the Gallery Space at the Access Theater, 380 Broadway, TriBeCa. (more...)

RACHAEL VS. GUY: KIDS COOK-OFF Among Food Network's September Highlights
by TV News Desk - Aug 1, 2014

Snack foods steal the show in September with a new season of Rewrapped on Monday, September 8th at 8pm, as host Joey Fatone and head judge Marc Summers return to task chefs to recreate and transform America's most beloved snacks. (more...)

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