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Brandy, Lorenzo Lamas Featured on Next OPRAH: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?
by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

In an all-new episode of the popular series “Oprah: Where Are They Now?,” Oprah Winfrey sits down for a one-on-one interview with Grammy-winning singer Brandy (more...)

Seattle Musical Theatre to Open Season with MAN OF LA MANCHA, 8/12-28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

Seattle Musical Theatre kicks off its 2014-2015 season with Tony Award winning classic MAN OF LA MANCHA, book by Dale Wasserman, lyrics by Joe Darion, and music by Mitch Leigh. Winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Score and Best Musical, MAN OF LA MANCHA follows the eccentric Don Quixote, his faithful manservant Sancho, and the tough, but Beautiful Aldonza in a mythic and spiritual quest for the impossible dream. With Director Rick Wright at the helm, MAN OF LA MANCHA runs August 12-28, 2014 at Magnuson Park. Tickets ($20-$35) are available through or by calling 1-800-838-3006. (more...)

Steven Tyler & Joe Perry Release New Version of Aerosmith's 'Dream On'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

The world heard a new version of the AEROSMITH classic 'Dream On' during the Spring 2014 premiere of ESPN's award-winning news magazine show, E:60. Recorded in Los Angeles in early April, the song features Steven Tyler and Joe Perry, who are joined by the Southern California Children's Chorus on this arrangement of 'Dream On (Boston Strong 2014).' The track will be released today as a single via iTunes. In a powerful moment at last night's AEROSMITH concert at The Forum, in Inglewood, CA the band surprised the audience by bringing the Southern California Children's Chorus on stage to perform this special rendition of 'Dream On (Boston Strong 2014).' (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, August 21, 2014
by TV Scoop - Jul 31, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE BIG BANG THEORY, airing on CBS on Thursday, August 21, 2014! (more...)

Patti LuPone, The Skivvies, Ben Platt and More Will Play 54 Below, Aug-Sept 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

This August and September 54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street. (more...)

NXT-ID's Next Generation Biometric Smart Wallet Featured on NewsWatch Consumer Show on the History Channel and FYI Network Today, July 31st
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

SHELTON, Conn., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ NXT-ID,Inc., (NXTD: OTCQB)a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, reminds investors and consumers wanting to learn more about its next generation smart wallet, Wocket,that it will be on-air today, July 31 st. (more...)

Scoop: THE ORIGINALS on THE CW - Thursday, August 21, 2014
by TV Scoop - Jul 31, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE ORIGINALS, airing on THE CW on Thursday, August 21, 2014! (more...)

Drummer David Silveria & Former Anyone Frontman Riz Story to Release Debut Album 'INFINIKA', 9/1
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

Today, INFINIKA announced the release date for their long-awaited debut album, Echoes and Traces, with digital drop set for September 1, 2014. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Serenbe's OKLAHOMA! Provides Unique Excitement That Will Make All Fall in Love with Theatre
by Matt Tamanini - Jul 31, 2014

The theatre-going experience at Serenbe Playhouse is as exciting as anything I've ever seen. It's not the excitement manufactured by the tricks and effects of modern theatricality (not that I don't love those as well), but this is the type of excitement that you feel in your bones. The type of excitement that makes you forget that you are an adult watching other adults pretend. This is the type of excitement that makes you fall in love with live theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: Andy Karl, Bianca Marroquin and More Teach at R.Evolucion Latina's DARE TO GO BEYOND Camp
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

Broadway performers including Tony-award nominee Andy Karl (Jersey Boys, Rocky), Bianca Marroquin (Chicago), Courtney Reed (Aladdin), Vince Oddo, Luis Salgado and Michelle Aravena (Rocky), among others, have participated this week in the 7th Annual 'Dare to Go Beyond' Children Performing Arts Camp, hosted by R.Evolucion Latina. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

BWW Reviews: OLIVER Doesn't Get Standing 'O' at Porthouse
by Roy Berko - Jul 31, 2014

I had one of my greatest experiences in the theatre when, on June 30, 1960, I attended the opening of 'Oliver!' at the New Theatre in London, England. I was seated 3rd row center! (more...)

GYPSY Movie Finds New Scribe; Barbra Streisand to Star AND Direct?
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

As BWW previously reported, Matthew Warchus will not be joining Barbra Streisand as helmer for Universal's upcoming GYPSY big-screen adaptation, but now Nikki Finke writes that Babs could be considering a dual role as 'Mama Rose' and director for the project. (more...)

Geraint Wyn Davies and Yanna McIntosh to Star in Stratford's ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, Opening 8/14
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

With a string of hit musicals to his credit at Stratford, including 42nd Street, Camelot, Evita and West Side Story, director Gary Griffin returns to the classics in his fifth Festival season with Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra. Starring Geraint Wyn Davies and Yanna McIntosh, the tragic drama begins previews on Sunday, August 3, at Stratford's Tom Patterson Theatre. The production officially opens on Thursday, August 14. (more...)

Orpheum Theatre's Summer Movie Series Offers Free JAWS Tickets to Local Police, Fire Department, 8/8
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

The Orpheum Theatre's Summer Movie Series will show its appreciation for members of the local police force and fire department with up to two (2) free tickets per officer to see Jaws on Friday, August 8th at 7:00 PM at the Orpheum Theatre. (more...)

Sarah Jaffe Adds Josh T. Pearson to Release Show, 8/23
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

Sarah Jaffe has announced the addition of Josh T. Pearson as support for her Record Release show at Dallas' Majestic Theatre on August 23rd. The show celebrates the release of her third full-length studio album Don't Disconnect, which is due out on August 19th via Jaffe's longtime label Kirtland Records. 'I'm really excited to be joined by Josh Pearson,' said Jaffe, 'I 've been a long-time fan and I am intensely looking foward to seeing him play in such a Beautiful theater.' Pearson, also a native Texan, gained critical acclaim across the world for his solo debut Last of the Country Gentlemen in 2011. This show with Jaffe marks Pearson's first live show since 2012. (more...)

The Drums of War Draw Near - SteelSeries Introduces the Siberia Elite World of Warcraft® Edition Headset for Warlords of Draenor
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

SteelSeries, the global leader in premium gaming peripherals, in collaboration with Blizzard Entertainment, today announced the upcoming release of the Siberia Elite World of Warcraft® Edition Headset. Gamers will soon be able to experience epic quests, intense raids, and endless adventure across Azeroth and Draenor while wielding a premium headset with jet-black ear cushions, illuminated runes, and a lightweight over-the-head suspension style designed for hours of comfortable gameplay. (more...)

Cast Announced for UK Premiere of Hemingway's A FAREWELL TO ARMS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

As previously announced, playing the central roles of Frederic Henry and Catherine Barkley will be Jude Monk McGowan and Laura Atherton. Jude Monk McGowan has just finished playing Conrad in the acclaimed Punchdrunk/National Theatre production of The Drowned Man: A Hollywood Fable. His other credits include Joe Wright's screen adaptation of Anna Karenina, Little Britain and Faith, Hope and Charity at Southwark Playhouse. Laura Atherton's theatre credits include the recent imitating the dog productions The Zero Hour and Six Degrees below the Horizon. The other roles will be played by Morven Macbeth (LeanerFasterStronger, Sheffield Theatres/Chol Theatre), Matt Prendergast (Six Degrees Below the Horizon, imitating the dog), Marco Rossi (Histra, Ferodo Bridges) and making his professional stage debut Joshua Johnson. (more...)

Rand Merchant Bank, ATKV & Zoo Biscuit Respond to Magnet Theatre & Clanwilliam Arts Project
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

The Clanwilliam Arts Project and Magnet Theatre reached out last week for help with the funding of the T-shirts that each of the children who take part in what the locals have christened the 'Lantern Festival'. Magnet Theatre wishes to thank the following organisations who have so generously come on board and enabled them to go ahead with the T-shirts: Rand Merchant Bank, ATKV and Zoo Biscuit. Magent Theatre would also like to thank Michelle Constant from BASA for her help. (more...)

Cast of Fox Valley Rep's ALADDIN JR. Helps Make Magic with Make-A-Wish Illinois
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

Director and choreographer Kyle Donahue of Fox Valley Repertory and the Youth Ensemble bring Disney's Aladdin Jr. to the Fox Valley Area. Under the musical direction of Debra Stombres, the FVR Youth Ensemble brings this all-time Disney classic of magic, splendor and true love to life on the Pheasant Run Resort Mainstage August 1-10, 2014 (4051 East Main Street, St. St. Charles). (more...)

Palm Beach Opera to Stage First World Premiere in 2015
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

At a time when so many opera companies find themselves forced to cut back, Palm Beach Opera has succeeded instead in breaking new ground, presenting the first world premiere in its 53-year history. Set to a libretto by Nahma Sandrow, Ben Moore's Enemies, A Love Story - a dark comedy based on Nobel laureate Isaac Bashevis Singer's eponymous novel and the subsequent Academy Award-nominated film adaptation - marks a major new addition to the repertoire. Starring bass-baritone Daniel Okulitch, now creating his fourth leading role in a Hollywood-inspired opera, Enemies, A Love Story will debut on February 20, with conductor David Stern leading Sam Helfrich's new production. (more...)

Daum Unleashes Biggest-ever Update of SolCalendar: To-do and Map Features Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

SolCalendar 1.5 includes ? To-do and To-do Widget ? Google Maps & Foursquare Integration ? Countdown, Date & Shortcut widgets ? Simple Stickers Package ? Clear & Simple UX/UI (more...)

Omaha Fashion Week to Host Two Off-Site Showcases and After Party this Fall Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

This upcoming season Omaha Fashion Week will present two off-site designer showcases featuring designers Jenny Pool and Buf Reynolds. OFW will also have a finale after party showcasing highlights from the entire week! (more...)

BWW Blog: Libby Servais of Transcendence Theatre Company's 'Broadway Under the Stars' - More Fantastical Family Night
by Guest Blogger: Libby Servais - Jul 31, 2014

"I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze than it should be stifled by dry-rot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. The function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days trying to prolong them. I shall use my time." - Jack London (more...)

2nd Annual California Roots: The Carolina Sessions Set for This September
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

The 2nd annual California Roots: The Carolina Sessions Festival will take place at Battleship Park in Wilmington, NC from September 13-14, 2014. (more...)

uuber's Flip Turn iPad Keyboard Case Gets New Customization Option
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

uuber's Flip Turn case competes with offerings from Clamcase, Zagg, and Belkin. Two features distinguish uuber's Flip Turn case from all others: 1. Because the iPad is expected to be used in laptop mode most of the time, keeping the screen clean is a must. The Flip Turn Case is the only product on the market with a high quality built-in stylus. It is well integrated into the case using a convenient storage cavity. 2. Like all of uuber's products, the Flip Turn Keyboard Case can be customized with the user's logo artwork. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Brightens a Dreary Australian Winter
by Barry Lenny - Jul 31, 2014

Take the family, take friends, but whatever you do, go and see this winning production. (more...)

PepsiCo And The Nature Conservancy Partner To Increase Recycling And Protect Drinking Water
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

PURCHASE, N.Y. and ARLINGTON, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ It's a familiar sight. People pull into a gas station or convenience store and have no option other than trash cans to dispose of empty, recyclable beverage containers. Now, PepsiCo and The Nature Conservancythe world's largest conservation organizationare joining forces to help alleviate this problem while encouraging consumers to recycle more often to help protect drinking water sources throughout the U.S. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Dance as Liberation - Eric Sciotto and Kristen Martin Star in FOOTLOOSE
by Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold - Jul 31, 2014

'Dance is a metaphor for expression, for freedom. In Footloose we use dance to express ourselves when we have no words. [As characters] we are all closed off, and finally at the end of the story, we are loosened; we become individuals again.' Speaking is Kristen Martin, who plays Ariel in Maine State Music Theatre's final season production of Footloose, which runs from August 6-23. Her co-star, Eric Sciotto, agrees that his character, Ren, is 'on a journey to find himself after being abandoned by his father. Ren sees in Ariel a troubled soul who reminds him of himself. They recognize immediately that they are kindred spirits.' (more...)

GNS Foods Announces Discounted Holiday Gift Store
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014


Experience Novel World Views & Stories in Four New Global Voices Documentaries
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

BOSTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ This August, WORLD Channel's original international series, Global Voices,continues tobring stories from around the globe to the American living room as four new films make U.S. broadcast premieres this month. (more...)

Top Writers Discuss Turning Classic Stories Into Erotica
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014


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by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

Bravo Media travels 10,000 miles to the land “Down Under” with the acquisition of “The Real Housewives of Melbourne,” which will air every Sunday at 12 PM ET/PT beginning on August 3 (more...)

Jessica Lange to Receive Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence at SBIFF
by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

The Santa Barbara International Film Festival's ninth annual KIRK DOUGLAS AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN FILM will be presented to two time Academy Award-winning actress JESSICA LANGE. (more...)

MARY POPPINS: THE LEGACY COLLECTION Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 8/25
by Pat Cerasaro - Jul 31, 2014

Enduring Disney movie musical classic MARY POPPINS is celebrated in a new 3-disc set as part of the new Legacy Collection, set for release later this year and now available for pre-order. (more...)

by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2014


Broken Bells Premiere New Video for 'Holding On For Life'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

Broken Bells are pleased to unveil a new video for 'Holding On For Life' performed live at the Fonda Theatre in Hollywood. 'Holding On For Life' is the first single from After the Disco, Brian Burton and James Mercer's second work under the Broken Bells moniker. (more...)

Composer and Pianist Fiona Joy Lends Preview Next Album 'Signature'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

Musical cross collaborations are hot among independent artists in the international music scene today. This week, composer and pianist Fiona Joy is previewing her next album, Signature, with a track on the collaborative album Winds of Samara, which just débuted at #1 on Billboard's New Age chart. (more...)

Mia Doi Todd Song 'Spring' Featured in New Michael Gondry Film
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

Los Angeles singer-songwriter Mia Doi Todd has her song 'Spring' featured in the new film from director Michel Gondry, Mood Indigo. 'Spring' appears twice at the emotional climax of the film. (more...)

CBS Brings Consumer Magazine Watch! to Global Digital Newstand
by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

Watch!, the glossy consumer magazine published by CBS, has partnered with Magzter, one of the world's fastest-growing digital distributors, to bring the publication to its global digital newsstand. (more...)

The Mori Art Museum to Reopen in Spring 2015 After Renovation Work
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

On Saturday, April 25, 2015, Mori Art Museum will reopen after a period of temporary closure for renovation work (January 5 - April 24, 2015). (more...)

Anjelica Huston, Mia Farrow, Carol Burnett, Alan Alda & More Will Rotate Through All-Star Broadway Revival of A.R. Gurney's LOVE LETTERS at the Nederlander
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

A.R. Gurney's enduring romance about first loves and second chances, LOVE LETTERS, will have its first Broadway revival, beginning performances Saturday, September 13, 2014, at 8pm, at the Nederlander Theatre (208 West 41 Street). (more...)

6th Annual Hearts and Hands Gala to Feature NEEDTOBREATHE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

The event, hosted by David Chandley, will feature live and silent auctions and a performance by rock band, NEEDTOBREATHE. (more...)

DMH International Announces Miracle Mile Medical Center Beta Launch Participation
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - DMH International (OTCBB: DMHI), announced today that Miracle Mile Medical Center (MMMC) in Los Angeles, CA has agreed to participate in the beta launch of Virtual Physician's Network (VPN). Virtual Physician's Network completed their much-anticipated merger with DMHI on July 24th, 2014. (more...)

New York City Center Announces 11th Annual FALL FOR DANCE FESTIVAL Lineup, Running Sept & Oct 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

New York City Center's 11th annual Fall for Dance Festival will feature free performances in Central Park and 24 acclaimed dance companies and artists from around the world, in six unique programs in September and October 2014. (more...)

Photo Flash: SSMT's 'Practically Perfect' MARY POPPINS Flies Into Final Week
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Tickets are flying out the door for Shenandoah Summer Music Theatre's (SSMT) practically perfect musical Mary Poppins, which opened to sold-out audiences and standing ovations last week and continues its run for eight more performances through August 3. Scroll down for new photos from the production! (more...)

Tickets on Sale for KC Rep's 50th Anniversary Season, Featuring OUR TOWN, ANGELS IN AMERICA, STICKY TRAPS and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Eric Rosen, artistic director of Kansas City Repertory Theatre has announced the 2014-15 season, continuing its tradition of presenting stirring classics and evocative new works created by the finest local and national talent available. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cape Rep Theatre's THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Cape Rep Theatre presents THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA, the Tony Award winning musical by Craig Lucas (book) and Adam Guettel (music) running now through August 23, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Disney's THE LION KING Comes to Boston Opera House, 9/9-10/12
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Casting has been announced for the Boston engagement of Disney's The Lion King. Boston's most eagerly awaited stage production returns to the Boston Opera House stage from September 9 to October 12 as part of the 2014-2015 Lexus Broadway In Boston Season. (more...)

THE DISAPPEARING QUARTERBACK, HOLD THESE TRUTHS and More Set for Plays & Players' 2014-15 Season of One-Person Shows
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Plays & Players, a Philadelphia institution for over 100 years, offers you theater that reflects our city. For the 2014-15 season, we take a look at what a single voice can… and can't do. Those who speak up, those who speak out, and those who remain silent. Five one person shows. A chorus of voices. Join us in these amazing stories told with passion, humor, and strength. (more...)

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