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Ice Factory Festival Late-Night Performance Salon FRIDAYS ON ICE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2017

The Obie Award-winning Ice Factory Festival (Artistic Director Robert Lyons) has announced hosts and guest artists for "Fridays on Ice," its late-night performance salon that includes a diverse and distinctive lineup of writer/performers creating work not usually seen in downtown theatre spaces, but more typically found performing in nightclubs, bars, and private apartments. (more...)

BWW TV: Curl That Lip and Howl! Highlights from ATTACK OF THE ELVIS IMPERSONATORS Off-Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 30, 2017

The new Off-Broadway musical Attack of the Elvis Impersonators, the zany new musical that will leave you howling for more, features book, music and lyrics by Lory Lazarus, continues at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street, between 9th & 10th Avenues). BroadwayWorld has highlights from the show below! (more...)

Casting Announced for Peter Gill's CERTAIN YOUNG MEN Reading at the National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2017

The National Theatre will mark the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in England and Wales by staging its first Queer Theatre event series from 6 - 10 July 2017.  (more...)

Alexa Friedman Releases Dystopian Steampunk Inspired Music Video for 'Enraptured'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2017

Alexa Friedman isn't your average aspirational pop star. While most young artists want to sing and dance, they ultimately can't get past their own youthfulness and inexperience. (more...)

Casting Announced for NYMF Readings of WOODY - A NEW FAIRY TALE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2017

'Woody - A New Fairy Tale' was chosen as an Official Selection of the 2017 New York Musical Festival. Readings will be held on Monday, July 10th at 1:30 PM, Friday, July 14th at 3:30 PM, and 11:30 AM on Monday, July 17th at Playwrights Horizons Rehearsal Studio. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, July 19, 2017
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Scoop: ZOO on CBS - Thursday, July 20, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jun 29, 2017

Get all the scoop on ZOO, airing on CBS on Thursday, July 20, 2017! (more...)

BWW Review: Roy Horowitz in MY FIRST SONY and THE TIMEKEEPERS at Cleveland Israel Arts Connection In Collaboration With Dobama
by Roy Berko - Jun 29, 2017

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Don't Feed the Plants! Actor's Express Announces LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2017

Actor's Express will stage the off-Broadway hit Little Shop of Horrors this summer, July 15 - August 20, 2017. Originally heralded "a fiendish musical creature feature" by the New York Times, the cult classic will follow up on past summer hits Company, Rent and The Rocky Horror Show. (more...)

ShawChicago Celebrates 23rd Anniversary Gala, Honors Jay Tunney
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2017

ShawChicago honored Jay Tunney at annual gala, Shaw's Speakeasy. The gala took place on May 19th at the Casino, 195 E. Delaware Place and gifted Jay R. Tunney with the Bernie Award for his unending support of ShawChicago's work. The Bernie Award is given to individuals who have provided distinguished support in promoting the words and works of George Bernard Shaw in Chicago and around the world. (more...)

Michael Moore Donates $10K to The Public Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Michael Moore took to Twitter to share that he has donated $10,000 to The Public Theater. 'So here's my donation & sponsorship to The Public's Shakespeare in the Park in support of their right to free speech...' he announced on the social network. (more...)

Casting Announced for THE DRAG at the National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

The National Theatre will mark the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in England and Wales by staging its first Queer Theatre event series from 6 - 10 July 2017.  (more...)

Scoop: ZOO on CBS - Thursday, July 13, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jun 26, 2017

Get all the scoop on ZOO, airing on CBS on Thursday, July 13, 2017! (more...)

VIDEO: Yo! Spike Lee's New Joint SHE'S GOTTA HAVE IT Premieres on Netflix 11/23; Watch Teaser!
by TV News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

This Thanksgiving #Crooklyn Stand UP! DeWanda Wise stars as Nola Darling in the new Netflix original series, a Spike Lee Joint, SHE'S GOTTA HAVE IT, launching everywhere this Thanksgiving, November 23, 2017. Check out the teaser below! (more...)

University of Washington School of Drama Announces 2017 - 2018 Mainstage Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

The University of Washington School of Drama, under the leadership of Executive Director Todd London, is pleased to announce the 2017 - 2018 season. (more...)

PINKALICIOUS, GRUFF! and More Set for Summer Family Theater Festival at McGinn/Cazale Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

The first SUMMER FAMILY THEATER FESTIVAL at the McGinn/Cazale Theater on Manhattan's Upper West Side offers a cool range of family-friendly entertainment for the hot summer months, with productions by Vital Theatre Company, Doppelskope, The Amazing Max and Ragtag Theatre Company, as well as summer camps for children. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, July 12, 2017
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BWW Review: TARZAN at Hale Center Theater Orem is a Realistic World of Wonder
by Tyler Hinton - Jun 23, 2017

Hale Center Theater Orem's production of TARZAN is a realistic, emotive depiction of a well-known story. (more...)

Jazzart Dance Theatre Presents OUR WOMEN
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

At a time in South Africa, where women are under siege, the performers of Jazzart are using the power of dance to tell women's stories. OUR WOMEN is not only a celebration of the role that women play in society but also, now more than any other time, a cry of outrage against the total onslaught on the lives of women in our society today. (more...)

Scoop: ZOO on CBS - Thursday, July 6, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jun 22, 2017

Get all the scoop on ZOO, airing on CBS on Thursday, July 6, 2017! (more...)

The NNPN RWP of HALFTIME WITH DON Kicks Off at New Jersey Rep This Saturday!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

National New Play Network, the country's alliance of nonprofit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, celebrates the launch of the Rolling World Premiere Halftime with Don by Ken Weitzman at New Jersey Repertory Company. The play will receive a total of three distinct NNPN RWP productions in a 12-month period, rolling through Core Members New Jersey Repertory Company (Long Branch; June 24-July 30, 2017), Phoenix Theatre (Indianapolis, IN; October 25-November 19, 2017), and B Street Theatre (Sacramento, CA; 2018). Halftime with Don was a finalist for the 2015 National Showcase of New Plays and is NNPN's 65th Rolling World Premiere. (more...)

Dance Now Announces 2017 DANCE NOW Festival, 9/6-9 at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

DANCE NOW is pleased to announce the lineup for the 2017 DANCE NOW Festival. Acclaimed for its adventurous short-takes format, the annual DANCE NOW Festival presents an eclectic array of works by some of today's most exciting dance makers. The 22nd season of this exuberant showcase will feature 40 emerging and established choreographers side by side, including DANCE NOW veterans and festival newcomers. The 2017 festival will take place Wednesday to Saturday, September 6-9, at 7pm, at Joe's Pub at The Public. A special encore performance will be presented on Thursday, September 28, at 7pm.   (more...)

Photo Flash: Full Casting Announced for New Production of FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

Underbelly Productions have today announced full casting for a brand new production of Clarke Peters' Olivier Award-winning and Tony-Award nominated musical, Five Guys Named Moe. The production will open on 14 September 2017 in a new temporary theatre in Marble Arch, London. Check out photos of the cast below! (more...)

THE VISIT Comes to Apollinaire in the Park 2017
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

In Durrenmatt's tragic comedy, billionaire Claire Zachanassian returns to the destitute home town she left in disgrace 45 years ago, Bent on exacting retribution on the true love who betrayed her. At first the indignant citizens reject her offer of cash for a corpse. They talk importantly of their town's cultural and humane traditions. But when they start buying new shoes, cognac, cars- and all on credit- there is only one way to meet the bills. (more...)

Photo Flash: The King Was in the House at ATTACK OF THE ELVIS IMPERSONATORS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

The King was in the in the house, last night. The cast of the new Off-Broadway musical Attack of the Elvis Impersonators, the zany new musical that will leave you howling for more, with book, music and lyrics by Lory Lazarus, at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street, between 9th & 10th Avenues) welcomed Elvis Impersonators to the show, now in performance through September 24, 2017. BroadwayWorld has photos from their visit below! (more...)

Northern Beaches Gets Its First Cabaret Festival: CABARET IN THE GLEN
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2017

Glen Street Theatre is proud to announce the program for the inaugural Cabaret in the Glen, the first cabaret festival on Sydney's Northern Beaches and North Shore. Over five days and nights, and across two live stages, Glen Street Theatre will transform into a glorious feast of entertainment, theatre, music, art and conversation. From film to live music concerts, panel events and cabaret, Cabaret in the Glen will be positively bursting at the seams. (more...)

Muse Reveal Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Lyric Video for 'Dig Down'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

Muse have revealed a first in music video creation. Using the latest in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, a new lyric video will be created every day for a month featuring high profile personalities voicing the lyrics to their current single, 'Dig Down.' (more...)

Jewish Repertory Theatre Announces 2017/2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017

The Jewish Repertory Theatre has announced its 2017/18 season, A Sentimental Journey. (more...)

Innovative Sunhat Gaining Kickstarter Success for Jobless Man Living in Parents' Basement
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017

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NNPN Announces Rolling World Premiere of WILD HORSES
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017

 National New Play Network, the country's alliance of nonprofit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, announces Wild Horsesby Allison Gregory as its 72nd Rolling World Premiere.  (more...)

George Mackay, Simon Russell Beale & More Announced For BENT At National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2017

The National Theatre will mark the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in England and Wales by staging its first Queer Theatre event series from 6 - 10 July 2017.  (more...)

Queer Take On The Minotaur In BULLISH At Camden People's Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2017

Following two Edinburgh runs and the UK tour of JOAN, Milk Presents launch their brand new show BULLISH at the Camden People's Theatre. Co-created between Lucy J Skilbeck and an ensemble of queer, trans and drag performers, BULLISH uses the myth of the Minotaur to explore contemporary identity and our fear of otherness, through the lens of mythology's hottest queer character. (more...)

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Adds Three Matinees at Actor's Express
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

Actor's Express has announced three add on performances of the off-Broadway hit Little Shop of Horrors that is currently running until August 20, 2017. The new Saturday dates are July 29, August 12, and August 19 at 1 PM. (more...)


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Rebecca Naomi Jones, Shaina Taub and More to Lead Public Works' AS YOU LIKE IT Musical at the Delacorte
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017

The Public Theater will kick off the 2017-18 season in September with a free Public Works musical adaptation of William Shakespeare's As You Like It, adapted by Shaina Taub and Laurie Woolery, with music and lyrics by Shaina Taub, and the company has just been announced! (more...)

Scoop: ZOO on CBS - Thursday, August 10, 2017
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Hit Musical HALF-STITCHED Comes to the Bird-in-Hand Stage
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2017

Bird-in-Hand, PA, July 20, 2017: Bird-in-Hand Stage's popular Broadway-caliber musical, Half-Stitched, is live through September 2, 2017. (more...)

BWW Review: Readers Theatre Series: BENT at The 5 & Dime
by Heather Vollman - Jul 19, 2017

Bent doesn't request the audience's permission to turn your heart upside down. It forcefully attacks your places of comfort in exchange for a meaningful conversation, for provoking consideration, for basic human empathy. (more...)

Scoop: ZOO on CBS - Thursday, August 3, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jul 17, 2017

Get all the scoop on ZOO, airing on CBS on Thursday, August 3, 2017! (more...)

REELZ Announces Summer and Fall 2017 Programming Slate ft. 5 New Series
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2017

ELZ today announced original programming for summer and fall 2017 including five new original series, new episodes of three returning viewer favorites and a never-before-seen Elvis special hosted by Natalie Morales. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, August 2, 2017
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Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, August 2, 2017! (more...)

Photo Flash: Actors Express presents LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

Down on Skid Row, budding botanist Seymour Krelbourn is down on his luck and secretly in love with his coworker Audrey. When he discovers a new species of plant that promises him unending fame and fortune, he thinks all his problems are solved - the only catch is the plant is a bloodthirsty carnivore Bent on world domination! Don't miss AE's horrifically hilarious take on one of the longest-running musicals in off-Broadway history. (more...)

City of Cuero, Texas Wooing Film Productions with Old-Fashioned Charm
by Movies News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

Thanks to a history of turkey farming dating back to the early 1900s, Cuero, Texas boasts the title of the unofficial “turkey capital of the world.” The city's next claim to fame may be closer to filming capital of Texas. (more...)

Blank Range Announce Debut Album 'Marooned With The Treasure'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

On August 25, Nashville's Blank Range will release their debut album Marooned With The Treasure via Sturdy Girls Records distributed by Thirty Tigers. This release makes the band's first full length album after three years of touring the country heavily behind their first two EPs Phase II and Vista Bent. (more...)

Cast Complete for New Temptations Musical AIN'T TOO PROUD at Berkeley Rep
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced the full casting and creative team for the world premiere of AIN'T TOO PROUD-THE TEMPTATIONS MUSICAL. The musical stage production will be directed by Tony Award winner Des McAnuff. Berkeley Rep presents the show by special arrangement with Ira Pittelman and Tom Hulce (American Idiot, Spring Awakening). (more...)

TRU to Host 'Is Off-Broadway Broken?' Panel This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) and The Playroom Theatre present theTRU July Panel - Is Off-Broadway Broken? And Can We Fix It? on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 7:30pm (doors open for networking at 7pm) at The Playroom Theater. (more...)

THE TEMPEST Coming to Shakespeare & Company's New Outdoor Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

Shakespeare & Company presents William Shakespeare's The Tempest in the Company's new outdoor theatre. (more...)

BWW Review: Rutanya Alda's MOMMIE DEAREST DIARY a Delicious and Honest Behind the Scenes Look at the 1981 Film
by Don Grigware - Jul 11, 2017

Remember the 1981 film of Christina Crawford's book Mommie Dearest? Do you remember the actress who played Crawford's invaluable and devoted assistant Carol Ann? It was Rutanya Alda, and she's written a day by day diary of the filming of this cult classic. How delicious! All the gossipy dirt about Faye Dunaway and everyone else connected to the movie like Diana Scarwid, Mara Hobel, Steve Forrest, Howard Da Silva and director Frank Perry. Alda is honest and tells it like it was. If Dunaway was pleasant, she says so; if she was in a bitchy mood, she paints that as well. (more...)

Scoop: ZOO on CBS - Thursday, July 27, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jul 10, 2017

Get all the scoop on ZOO, airing on CBS on Thursday, July 27, 2017! (more...)

Speak Percussion Returns to Arts House this September with ASSEMBLY OPERATION
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

Speak Percussion return to Arts House this September with the world premiere of Assembly Operation, a work which manufactures high quality sounds by crunching and grinding low worth goods. (more...)

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