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The Business Tax Deadline is Right Around the Corner
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

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Gimbal's Fine Candies Announces 2017 Easter Sweepstakes
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

Gimbal's Fine Candies today announces the start of its 2017 Easter Sweepstakes with a chance to win a Make n' Bake Party Set filled to the brim with bags of Gimbal's irresistible Gourmet Jelly Beans. The sweepstakes runs from March 1 through March 31 and can be found on Gimbal's Facebook page, with all entrants receiving 15 percent off their next online purchase using the code EASTER2017. (more...)

Wooden O Free Shakespeare Planned for Summer 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

With spring just Around the Corner, it means the summer isn't too far behind. And with summer comes free Shakespeare in the parks. Seattle Shakespeare Company's free Wooden O productions for summer 2017 will be Much Ado About Nothing and Pericles. Both shows will start performances on July 6 and will perform in park venues throughout the region through August 6.  The full schedule of venues, dates, and performance times is located on Seattle Shakespeare Company's website. (more...)

Lauren Braton to Scream for Ice Cream in MTH Theatre's Production of SHE LOVES ME
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2017

The MTH Theater at Crown Center is pleased to announce the cast of She Loves Me, its first book musical of the season. Artistic Director Sarah Crawford will direct a fifteen person ensemble led by Kansas City favorite Lauren Braton in the role of Amalia. The remainder of the cast includes Joshua Balm, Katie Bartow, Patrick Beasley, Elizabeth Birger, Beth Borders, Andy Garrison, Dalton Homolka, Evan Lovelace, Ethan Miller, Eric Morris, Brooke Myers, Fisher Stewart, Jackson Tomlin, and Kyra Weinberger.  (more...)

Sparks Fly Between Lonely Hearts in SHE LOVES ME at the Barn Players
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

The Barn Players will present the classic romantic musical comedy 'She Loves Me.' What happens when young feuding co-workers in 1930s Budapest discover their anonymous romantic pen-pals happen to be one another? Will their mutual disdain continue once they discover the startling truth? Expect melodic fireworks... and perhaps some vanilla ice cream as well! (more...)

HARM'S WAY Opens This Week at convergence-continuum
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

convergence-continuum opens its 2017 season with the Ohio premiere of Harm's Way by Mac Wellman, directed by Clyde Simon. Harm's Way, the darkly humorous fable of an angry man on a rampage through a fantastical wilderness, chronicles the exploits of very angry Santouche as he tries to make sense of his understanding of law and order in a nation of other angry people. (more...)

Michele Pawk, Jonathan Hadary, Lenny Wolpe to Lead Project Shaw's YOU NEVER CAN TELL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Gingold Theatrical Group's Project Shaw, under the leadership of Artistic Director David Staller, continues its 12th Season when it presents its 122nd concert presentation with Shaw's 1897 romantic comedy of errors You Never Can Tell on Monday, April 17 at 7pm, at Symphony Space's Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). (more...)

Experience Neil Diamond's Music Like Never Before!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

April is just Around the Corner and spring is in the air meaning the 2017 Season at Flat Rock Playhouse is ramping up to full speed.  What better way to celebrate the spring and before long, spring into summer, than with a weekend of that timeless, ageless Sweet Caroline sound and Neil Diamond's Music like NEVER before!  The Cherry Cherry Band, featuring a 9 piece band led by 30-year performance veteran and famed Neil Diamond tribute artist Steve Kelly, will run from April 6th - 9th at the Flat Rock Playhouse Main Stage in the Village of Flat Rock. (more...)

'Master Your Cash Flow: The Key to Grow and Retain Wealth' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

NEW YORK, March 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ While there is a lot of speculation on Capitol Hill regarding tax cuts, interest rates, and the economy, the questions many Americans have remain the same: (more...)

Chekhov's THREE SISTERS Set for Limited Engagement at The Brick
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

The Brick Theater, Inc. & Obvious Volcano Productions presents THREE SISTERS, written by Anton Chekhov, translated by Paul Schimdt, and directed by Maggie Cino, from March 23 to April 1, 2017. (more...)

7-Eleven'', Trolli Have 'Sloth' Their Minds
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

7-Eleven, Inc. and Ferrara Candy Company's Trolli brand are at it again with another Weirdly Awesome collaboration this time featuring (slow clap) sloths, an exclusive Slurpee flavor, Weirdly Awesome straws and a FREE offer. (more...)

Faststream Technologies Unveils Solutions for IoT Ecosystem With NB-IoT/LTE-M
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

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Three Rivers Music Theatre presents I FEEL SO MUCH SPRING
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

Three Rivers Music Theatre is proud to present the next installment of their popular cabaret series, I FEEL SO MUCH SPRING! (more...)

Tiesto Releases 'On My Way' ft. Bright Sparks
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

Hot off the back of his critically acclaimed single 'Dharma' back in February, prolific Swiss legend EDX now returns with his third release of 2017. (more...)

Stable Cable Lab Co. to present World Premiere of Max Baker's THE CONSPIRACISTS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

Stable Cable Lab Co. (Producer, Margaret Santa Maria) will present the World Premiere of Max Baker's The Conspiracists at IRT Theater (154 Christopher Street, Buzzer 3B) April 22-May 7 with performances on Sat 4/22, 4/29 & 5/6 at 7:30pm, Mon 4/24, Wed 4/26, Thu 4/27, Fri 4/28, Mon 5/1, Wed 5/3, Thu 5/4 & Fri 5/5 at 7pm and Sun 4/23, Sat 4/29, Sun 4/30, Sat 5/6 & Sun 5/7 at 3pm. Tickets ($18 in advance; $20 at the door) may be purchased atwww.stablecablelabco.org.  The performance will run approximately 90 minutes, with no intermission.  (more...)

Entertain and Dine NJ Style
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 10, 2017

In March and April there are many shows opening in the Garden State. Check out our suggestions for restaurants that are close to your favorite venues for pre or post theatre dining. (more...)

Shoot Festival Announces Triple Bill for the Belgrade Theatre Performance
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

On Friday 17 March, Shoot Festival will take over Belgrade Theatre's B2 auditorium to present a triple bill of performances created by local artists based in Coventry and Warwickshire. For its third year running, Shoot Festival have curated an eclectic programme to celebrate the diversity amongst emerging local talent and tell unique and untold stories through a range of different art forms. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - RIVERDALE's Josie & the Pusscats Cover Iconic Donna Summer Song
by TV News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

With Riverdale High's annual variety show Around the Corner, Valerie's (guest star Hayley Law) efforts to help Archie (KJ Apa) prepare for his big performance lead to some major fallout between her and Josie (Ashleigh Murray). (more...)

Aricent Announces Autonomous Network Solution with Self-Learning and Self-Optimization Capabilities to Support the Evolution to 5G Networks
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

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Elite Matchmaker Sameera Sullivan Helps Singles Find Real-Life Love In A Hi-Tech World This Valentine's Day
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2017

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Exclusive: In Rehearsals With Drabinsky's SOUSATZKA - A Refugee Musical As Timely As Ever
by Alan Henry - Jan 31, 2017

Above the Elgin Theatre in Toronto on the 4th floor, magical things are happening. A company with 70 Tony Award nominations and 12 wins between them are gearing up to premiere a new musical, Sousatzka, based on the 1988 Shirley MacLaine film Madame Sousatzka. At the helm of the project, notorious theatre impresario Garth Drabinsky - who is making his comeback to 'artistic producing' following his convictions for fraud and forgery during his time as the head of Livent. Livent, of course, was once a division of Cineplex Odeon which produced the Sousatzka film before being bought out by Drabinsky and his then business partner Myron Gottlieb. (more...)

Lisa Bostnar And Gus Kaikkonen To Read Famous Love Letters
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2017

Award-winning actors Lisa Bostnar and Gus Kaikkonen will perform readings of famous love letters as part of a dinner and theatre package being offered by Sunflowers Cafe and the River Street Theatre (RST) in Jaffrey on Monday, February 13th. (more...)

A Unique Twist on a Traditional Box of Chocolates...GiveThemBeer Releases the Beer My Valentine Briefcase
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2017

With Valentine's Day just Around the Corner, the creative forces at GiveThemBeer.com have put a spin on the classic box of Chocolates....A Box of Chocolate Beer. (more...)

Super Bowl Champion Greg Jennings Joins FOX Sports as NFL Analyst
by TV News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

With Super Bowl LI on FOX just Around the Corner, FOX Sports is making a major addition to its NFL roster. Super Bowl XLV champion Greg Jennings has joined the network as an NFL analyst. (more...)

Marina's Menu: Souperbowls by REYNOLDS for Game Day
by Marina Kennedy - Jan 25, 2017

We have the recipes for 'Souperbowls' with three different soup and bread bowl combinations. (more...)

What Is Gomif's Larry Tey Gonna Do in 2017?
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

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WRITERS IN THE LOFT Presents Brad Gooch
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Award-winning and bestselling biographer Brad Gooch comes to town on Thursday, February 2, with his latest book, RUMI'S SECRET: The Life of the Sufi Poet of Love. In this breakthrough biography, Brad Gooch (author of Smash Cut, Flannery, and City Poet) brilliantly brings to life Rumi, the 13th-century Persian poet revered by Western readers - a favorite of Madonna, Deepak Chopra and Oliver Stone. Yet his life remained the stuff of legend rather than intimate knowledge...Brad Gooch traces his epic journey from Asia to Turkey, explores his mentorship with Shams of Tabriz, and reveals the unfolding of Rumi's devotion to a "religion of love," remarkable in his own time and even more relevant for this twenty-first century. (more...)

Wavelengths of CHANGE IN THE GULF OF MAINE Comes to the Loft on 1/25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

The Gulf of Maine is changing. Its temperatures are rising. New species are arriving. Even the color of the water is changing. Few know this as well as Dr. Barney Balch, a senior research scientist at Bigelow Laboratory, East Boothbay, Maine. For the last 18 years, Dr. Balch has crossed the Gulf countless times, gathering and analyzing samples from his mobile laboratory that he drives aboard the Portland to Nova Scotia ferry. By combining his measurements with data gathered from undersea robots and satellites, Dr. Balch investigates how the Gulf of Maine works and how long-term changes in climate affect the vital organisms at bottom of the marine food web, microorganisms on which all life in the sea ultimately depends. Join him to discuss the important answers his research has revealed and the many intriguing questions that remain. (more...)

Jeannie Opdyke Smith Shares THIRST: CONFESSIONS OF A DESERT WANDERER
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

In Jeannie Opdyke Smith's new book Thirst - Confessions of a Desert Wanderer ($19.49, paperback, 9781498479370; e-book, $9.99, 9781498479387) readers will meet a modern day woman 'Jenny' who is like all of usshe desires to find purpose and value in her life. She looks to relationships and men to complete her life and provide what she desperately wants; to be deeply loved and fulfilled. Her choices, motivated by various reasons, only serve to deliver an avalanche of emptiness and pain, as each failed marriage leaves her more dry and empty. Stripped of any self-value and worth, she begins to retreat into a life of isolation and regret until only an empty bitter shell remains. However, the reader can see how God pursues us, even when we feel worthless and valueless. This story amplifies the understanding that no one is too lost, too low or not important enough to receive restoration, redemption and the refreshment of what a relationship with Christ can bring. (more...)

The 2017 Sonic Boom Music Festival is Around the Corner!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Returning for its 30th year of contemporary classical music, The Sonic Boom Festival promises, as usual, to entertain and delight. Every year, Vancouver Pro Musica continues to bring artists and new music together for four brilliant evening performances that are not to be missed. This year, this truly unique musical experience will run from March 16-19, in three acoustically beautiful venues in Vancouver-the Orpheum Annex, Western Front and Pyatt Hall. (more...)

Real Life Pair Perform in 'Rom-Com' Opera THE JAPANESE PRINCESS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

A real life husband and wife will take the stage as co-stars in this  light-hearted, entertaining "rom com" in Lyric Opera's Australian premiere of Saint Saens's The Japanese Princess, a one-act opera 'comique'. (more...)

Last Chance To See RSC's LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST And MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

Audiences now have just six weeks left to see the RSC's critically acclaimed 2014 pairing of Love's Labour's Lost and Much Ado About Nothing (or Love's Labour's Won), having been charming audiences at Theatre Royal Haymarket. (more...)

BWW Interview: Actress and Singer Kate Stanley Brennan Talks THE WHITE DEVIL
by Marianka Swain - Feb 5, 2017

Kate Stanley Brennan's theatre work includes Wuthering Heights at the Gate Theatre, Yerma at the West Yorkshire Playhouse and The Night Alive at Lyric Belfast. She's currently starring in Annie Ryan's production of Webster's The White Devil in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, the evocative candlelit indoor space at Shakespeare's Globe. (more...)

Scoop: RIVERDALE on THE CW - Thursday, February 23, 2017
by - Feb 3, 2017

Get all the scoop on RIVERDALE, airing on THE CW on Thursday, February 23, 2017! (more...)

The Music Hall to Present 26th Annual Kitchen Tour in Downtown Portsmouth
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

The Music Hall is proud to present its 26th Annual Kitchen Tour, this year set in the heart of Portsmouth's Little Harbor neighborhood, on Saturday May 13, 2017, from 10am - 4pm. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Faster, Pussycats! Kill! Kill!' Episode of RIVERDALE
by - Feb 24, 2017

On the next episode of RIVERDALE on The CW titled  "Faster, Pussycats! Kill! Kill!" with Riverdale High’s annual variety show Around the Corner, Valerie’s (guest star Hayley Law) efforts to help Archie (KJ Apa) prepare for his big performance lead to some major fallout (more...)

UC Berkeley to Present Naomi Iizuka's POLAROID STORIES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

This Spring, UC Berkeley's Department of Theater, Dance and Performance Studies (TDPS) presents Naomi Iizuka's Polaroid Stories, an eye-opening depiction of the lives of street youth woven together with tales from Ovid's Metamorphoses. (more...)

Marin Theatre Company Announces 2017-18 Main Stage Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

Enchantment abounds as the season continues with the Bay Area Premiere of Marc Norman, Tom Stoppard and Lee Hall's effervescent romance, Shakespeare in Love, coming to MTC this holiday season. In the Elizabethan era, when women are forbidden to become actors, what's a stage-struck lady to do? Lady Viola de Lesseps adores plays, especially those by a young writer named Will Shakespeare, but can only look on longingly as men and boys perform them. Will, meanwhile, has his own struggles: his inspiration fled, his debts and unwritten commissions piling up…until he meets an unknown young player named Thomas Kent, who speaks his words as he's always dreamed they'd be spoken, and a beautiful woman named Viola, who could be just the muse he needs. Under the direction of MTC artistic director Jasson Minadakis, this stage adaptation of the beloved film finds its true essence: a love letter to the power of theatre and the imagination. (more...)

DISNEY PIXAR'S WALL•E & More Part of Freeform's March Funday Programming Event
by TV News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Spring is just Around the Corner, but before you go bouncing into the great outdoors, spend one last lazy weekend with Freeform's Funday programming event filled with your favorite animated classics, starting SATURDAY, MARCH 18, and continuing through SUNDAY, MARCH 19. (more...)

BWW Review: A Fantastic Evening with Michelle Dorrance and Nicholas Van Young
by Caryn Cooper - Feb 20, 2017

Thursday, February 16, 2017, in a one night only engagement, brought together MacArthur Fellow Michelle Dorrance and Bessie Award winner Nicholas Van Young for the world premiere of the inaugural Works & Process Rotunda Project at the Guggenheim Museum. This is a new residency and commissioning initiative that invites artists to create site-specific work for the iconic Guggenheim rotunda. This culminating residency performance that features the dancers and musicians from Michelle's company Dorrance Dance with special guests Ephrat 'Bounce' Asherie and Matthew 'Mega Watts' West combines dance and percussion to create a performative soundscape while incorporating the rotunda as a musical instrument. (more...)

Starlight Theatre to Live Stream Opening Number of FIRST DATE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

With Valentine's Day right Around the Corner, Starlight Indoors will share the love (and laughter) of the musical comedy First Date by streaming the opening number live on Facebook. The Facebook Live event will stream on the theatre's page (facebook.com/kcstarlight) at 8 p.m. CST on Friday, February 3. (more...)

Announcing the 30th Anniversary Bang on a Can Marathon at Brooklyn Museum
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

Bang on a Can announces its 30th Anniversary Bang on a Can Marathon, presented for the first time at Brooklyn Museum on Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 2-10pm. This incomparable super-mix of boundary-busting music from Around the Corner and around the world features eight hours of rare performances by some of the most innovative musicians of our time side-by-side with some of today's most pioneering young artists. The Marathon is part of A Year of Yes: Reimagining Feminism at the Brooklyn Museum, a yearlong project that celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art through ten diverse exhibitions and an extensive calendar of related public programs. Bang on a Can Marathon artists include Meredith Monk, Julia Wolfe, Joan La Barbara, and many more. (more...)

Writers on a New England Stage Presents Author Krista Tippett
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

On Thursday, March 2, Krista Tippett will take the stage to discuss her New York Times bestseller BECOMING WISE: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living, now available in paperback for the first time. In this remarkable book, Peabody Award-winning broadcaster and National Humanities Medalist Krista Tippett has created a master class in living in a fractured world, drawn from the stories of extraordinary individuals who possess "spiritual genius." Tippett distills the insights she has gleaned from these luminous characters to explore the meaning of life in its many dimensions. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Heart of Darkness' Episode of RIVERDALE on The CW
by - Feb 17, 2017

On the next episode of RIVERDALE on The CW titled "Heart of Darkness", with Jason’s funeral Around the Corner, the Blossom family moves forward with last minute preparations – and a secret agenda. (more...)

Writers In The Loft Presents THE STRANGER IN THE WOODS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

On Tuesday, March 14, celebrated author Michael Finkel (True Story: Murder, Memoir, Mea, a 2015 major motion picture) comes to town with his latest work, THE STRANGER IN THE WOODS: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit. Finkel will discuss one of this generation's remarkable news stories - the true tale of a hermit who lived alone in a tent in the Maine woods for twenty-seven years. (more...)

All-Star D.C. Cast Announced for RAGTIME at Ford's Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

Ford's Theatre Society announced full casting and design team for the musical Ragtime directed by Peter Flynn, choreographed by Michael Bobbitt and with Music Direction by Christopher Youstra. Ragtime plays March 10 to May 20, 2017, at historic Ford's Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: New Line Theatre presents ZORBA
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

It's 1924, on the Greek island of Crete, and you're about to go on a wild, whirlwind tour of the lusty passions of the human heart. (more...)

Line-up Announced for 2017 KCRW's World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association has announced today the line-up for the 19th season of KCRW's World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl. The successful collaboration between KCRW and the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association continues, startingSunday, June 18. (more...)

Florence Williams to Chat THE NATURE FIX at Music Hall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Prize-winning author Florence Williams sets out to uncover the science behind nature's positive effects on the brain in her latest work, THE NATURE FIX. Williams will discuss the book at The Music Hall Loft (131 Congress Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801) on Wednesday February 22 at 7 p.m. (more...)

Scoop: RIVERDALE on THE CW - Thursday, March 2, 2017
by - Feb 13, 2017

Get all the scoop on RIVERDALE, airing on THE CW on Thursday, March 2, 2017! (more...)

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