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Virgil Guitars Makes Unprecedented Leap On Kickstarter
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

An artist and guitarist since the 1970's, Virgil Mandanici set out to make guitars that would be exceptional in tone and playability first and foremost. After 35 years of playing guitar, he decided it was time to craft guitars that would feel, play and look better than anything anyone has ever played before – thus Virgil Guitars was born! As a master craftsman, Virgil has drawn his building career from several luthiers over the past several years to make these incredible guitars. The inlay and appointments on his guitars are simply a testament to his attention to detail. (more...)

RED BAND SOCIETY Fans Help Fox Raise $100,000 for Charity; Debut Episode Unlocked!
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

RED BAND SOCIETY fans banded together to donate $100,000 to charity and to unlock the new dramedy Red Band Society before its broadcast premiere on Wednesday, Sept. 17 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT)! The 'Pilot' episode of Red Band Society is available now until Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 5:00 PM ET on HULU.com, fox.com and FOX NOW. (more...)

BWW Reviews: WE PLAY CHEKHOV is Reader's Theatre at its Finest
by Jeff Davis - Aug 22, 2014

There's a sad phenomenon that occurs when an artist shows extreme talent and brilliance in one artistic medium. We tend to reward that talent by unjustly pigeonholing that artist into that medium alone. Case in point: Chekhov. We revere the Russian artist as a playwright, but we forget that he wrote an abundance of short stories as well. (more...)

Domenica Cameron-Scorsese and More Appear in Profiles Theatre's REASONS TO BE HAPPY, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

Profiles Theatre opens its 26th Season with the Midwest Premiere of Reasons to Be Happy by Resident Artist Neil LaBute, directed by Artistic Director Darrell W. Cox. The production runs tonight, August 22 - October 12, 2014 at Profiles Theatre's The Main Stage, 4139 N. Broadway. The press opening is August 28, 2014 at 8pm. (more...)

Photo Flash: Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane & the All-Star Cast of Broadway's IT'S ONLY A PLAY Recreate Ellen's OSCAR Selfie
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

Inspired by Ellen DeGeneres' star-packed Oscar Selfie that went global in a matter of seconds last February during the Academy Awards® telecast, the all-star cast of the upcoming Broadway play It's Only A Play - F. Murray Abraham, Matthew Broderick, Stockard Channing, Rupert Grint, Nathan Lane, Megan Mullally and Micah Stock - celebrate and send-up that now-infamous pop culture moment in a first-look photo of their new Broadway production. (more...)

Scoop: 20/20 on ABC - Today, August 22, 2014
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Get all the scoop on 20/20, airing on ABC on today, August 22, 2014! (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Tuesday, September 9, 2014
by TV Scoop - Aug 21, 2014

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Tuesday, September 9, 2014! (more...)

Scoop: THE VIEW on ABC - Week of August 25, 2014
by TV Scoop - Aug 21, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE VIEW, airing on ABC for the week of August 25, 2014! (more...)

Voting Now Open to Choose Logo for Broadway-Bound Musical GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

As announced earlier today on his popular industry blog The Producer's Perspective, Tony Award-winning producer Ken Davenport (It's Only a Play, Kinky Boots, ...Madison County) wants YOU, the public, to help choose the logo for the upcoming Broadway production of the new musical GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER. (more...)

24/7 Moms Reveals Top App Picks For Helping Families Plan, Shop - And Save! - for Back-To-School
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

GIG HARBOR, Wash., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ As families nationwide gear up for the new school year, 24/7 Momsreveals its picks for the top-five free apps to help busy families everywhere take the stress out of back-to-school prep. These innovative, feature-packed apps help moms and dads plan, shop and save with ease, making the back-to-school transition easier and a lot more fun! (more...)

Planet Ant Theatre's 2014-2015 Season to Include THE BIG STORY OF LAZARUS SMALL, WE HAVE YOUR SON & More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

Planet Ant Theatre will kick off its 2014-2015 season September 5 with the world premiere of The Big Story of Lazarus Small by local playwright Linda Ramsey-Detherage. In addition the theatre is excited to announce its full 2014-2015 season of shows. Complete performance and season schedules follow this release. (more...)

Last Edition: NEWSIES Stars Recall Favorite Memories- Kyle Coffman
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

NEWSIES plays its final performance on Broadway this coming Sunday, August 24, but BroadwayWorld (and the rest of New York, we hope) isn't ready to let the musical leave just yet! Throughout the week, we continue the Newsies love by bringing you favorite memories from a slew of the current and past stars of the show! (more...)

Embrace the Outdoors With Your Canine Companion
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

MISSION, KS(Marketwired - Aug 18, 2014) - (Family Features) Spending a little too much time indoors these days? If you're feeling cooped up, then there's no doubt that your canine companion is feeling it as well. (more...)

Photo Coverage: IT's ONLY A PLAY Cast Meets the Press at at Joe Allen!
by Walter McBride - Aug 20, 2014

The cast of the star-studded Broadway production of the backstage comedy It's Only A Play, by 4-time Tony Award winner Terrence McNally, including F. Murray Abraham, Matthew Broderick, Stockard Channing, Rupert Grint, Nathan Lane, Megan Mullally, and Micah Stock, just met the press yesterday. BroadwayWorld was there for all of the festivities and you can check out photos of the stars' arrivals below! (more...)

Meet the Current Casts of Broadway's Long Running Hits -MAMMA MIA!
by BWW Special Coverage - Aug 20, 2014

A great, big Broadway season is on its way, with fourteen productions already slated to open in the next few months. With weeks until the craziness begins, there is still plenty of time to catch up on what's been going on at Broadway's already occupied theaters . BroadwayWorld will be profiling the hits of the Great White Way that continue to draw crowds after months, years, and (in some cases) decades. Meet the current cast of Broadway's MAMMA MIA! below! (more...)

BWW Catch-Up: Love Is a Battle Field in OITNB Episodes 5 & 6
by Colleen Maus - Aug 20, 2014

And we're back! Episode 5 “Low Self Esteem City” centers around Mendoza, the leader of Spanish Harlem and Head Cook of Litchfield. While her girls are dealing with plumbing problems in their designated bathroom, Mendoza directs them to another, using her position as Head Cook to get her way: “You want breakfast? That's how it is.” (more...)

Photo Coverage: Welcome Back to Broadway! IT's ONLY A PLAY Company Greets the Press at Joe Allen
by Walter McBride - Aug 20, 2014

The cast of the star-studded Broadway production of the backstage comedy It's Only A Play, by 4-time Tony Award winner Terrence McNally, including F. Murray Abraham, Matthew Broderick, Stockard Channing, Rupert Grint, Nathan Lane, Megan Mullally, and Micah Stock, just met the press yesterday. BroadwayWorld was there for all of the festivities and you can check out photos from the press conference below! (more...)

IT'S ONLY A PLAY, Starring Nathan Lane & Matthew Broderick, Nearing $8 Million Broadway Opening
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

The upcoming revival of Tony winner Terrence McNally's IT'S ONLY A PLAY has now drawn nearly $8 million before its opening on Broadway this fall, according to Deadline. In July, the production had already sold $5.5 million worth of tickets in advance. (more...)

BWW TV: What a Cast! Meet the Company of Broadway-Bound IT'S ONLY A PLAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 19, 2014

The cast of the star-studded Broadway production of the backstage comedy It's Only A Play, by 4-time Tony Award winner Terrence McNally, including F. Murray Abraham, Matthew Broderick, Stockard Channing, Rupert Grint, Nathan Lane, Megan Mullally, and Micah Stock, just met the press this morning. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on hand to chat with the whole gang and you can check out what they had to say about the play below! (more...)

Dark Reading Radio Presents the Best of Black Hat
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ This year's Black Hat Security conference is over, but security remains an important topic for IT professionals all year round. To help further those conversations, Dark Reading is hosting a special radio program this week that offers the best of Black Hat. (more...)

BWW Profile: Christine Baranski Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen
by Matt Tamanini - Aug 19, 2014

Today we take a look back at the incredible career of stage and screen star Christine Baranski; from Broadway shows like THE REAL THING, RUMORS, BOEING-BOEING, to films THE BIRDCAGE, CHICAGO, MAMMA MIA, and the upcoming INTO THE WOODS, to TV shows CYBILL, THE BIG BANG THEORY, and THE GOOD WIFE, for which she was nominated this year. (more...)

FREEZE FRAME: The All-Star Cast of Broadway's IT'S ONLY A PLAY Meets the Press!
by Walter McBride - Aug 19, 2014

The cast of the star-studded Broadway production of the backstage comedy It's Only A Play, by 4-time Tony Award winner Terrence McNally, including F. Murray Abraham, Matthew Broderick, Stockard Channing, Rupert Grint, Nathan Lane, Megan Mullally, and Micah Stock, just met the press this morning - check out a first look below! (more...)

Cinedigm Acquires Home Entertainment Rights to THE IDENTICAL, Starring Ashley Judd
by Movies News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Cinedigm (CIDM) has acquired US rights to City of Peace's star-studded faith and family friendly film THE IDENTICAL, (more...)

Oliver Platt Joins Dan Stevens in Upcoming Drama THE TICKET
by Movies News Desk - Aug 18, 2014

Oliver Platt (Broadway's Guys and Dolls), has signed on to the cast of the upcoming drama THE TICKET. (more...)

Meet the Current Casts of Broadway's Long Running Hits - MATILDA!
by BWW Special Coverage - Aug 18, 2014

A great, big Broadway season is on its way, with fourteen productions already slated to open in the next few months. With several weeks until the craziness begins, there is still plenty of time to catch up on what's been going on at Broadway's already occupied theaters . BroadwayWorld will be profiling the hits of the Great White Way that continue to draw crowds after months, years, and (in some cases) decades. Meet the current cast of Broadway's MATILDA below! (more...)

Alice Ripley Posts New SoundCloud Song, 'Darling'
by Pat Cerasaro - Aug 18, 2014

Tony Award-winning Broadway superstar Alice Ripley has recently been utilizing her Soundcloud account to share a series of intriguing and entertaining musical selections and a new song is now available to hear, titled 'Darling'. (more...)

VH1 to Premiere New Series LOVE & HIP HOP: HOLLYWOOD, 9/15
by TV News Desk - Aug 18, 2014

VH1's hit franchise “Love & Hip Hop” is heading to Tinseltown with the series premiere of “Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood.” (more...)

Absurd Comedy SORDID LIVES Kicks Off NTC's Fall Season, 8/28
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2014

Del Shores' 'Sordid Lives' opens August 28 and runs through September 7. Daniel is directing, assisted by Drew Turner. (more...)

VIDEO: New Trailer for U.S. Premiere of WETLANDS
by Movies News Desk - Aug 16, 2014

From director David Wnendt and writer Claus Falkenberg comes the U.S. premiere of WETLANDS, set to hit theaters on September 5th. Check out the trailer below! (more...)

Petition for Robin Williams Statue on the GOOD WILL HUNTING Bench Nears 15,000 Signatures
by Movies News Desk - Aug 16, 2014

Fans of Robin Williams have started an online petition to create a bronze statue of the actor to place on the 'GOOD WILL HUNTING bench', which is featured in an iconic scene from the 1997 drama starring Williams, Matt Damon and Ben Affleck. (more...)

Westport Country Playhouse's 2015 Season to Feature Works by Alan Ayckbourn, David Ives & More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2014

Westport Country Playhouse announces its 2015 season, featuring a celebration of playwright Arthur Miller's centennial, as well as plays by Alan Ayckbourn, David Ives, and C. P. Taylor, to be staged next year from May through October. Under the artistic direction of Mark Lamos, 2015 will mark the Connecticut professional theater's 85th season. (more...)

BWW Interview: James Wirt Hits the Road to PHOENIX
by Naomi Serviss - Aug 15, 2014

Wirt co-stars with Julia Stiles in a dark and romantic contemporary tale with rat-a-tat dialogue whose themes zigzag around existence, time travel, parenthood and imperfect relationships. (more...)

Big Idea Theatre's THE SUBMISSION Comes to Capital Stage This Saturday
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2014

Big Idea Theatre's THE SUBMISSION by Jeff Talbott and directed by Jouni Kirjola plays Saturday, August 16 at 8pm. (more...)

Photo Flash: Adorable Cristin Milioti in New A TO Z Promo Pics
by TV News Desk - Aug 15, 2014

Below, check new promo pics from NBC's freshman rom-com A TO Z, starring Broadway's Cristin Milioti. (Tony nominee for 'Once'). (more...)

Fox Will Donate $1 to Charity Each Time You Share RED BAND SOCIETY Content
by TV News Desk - Aug 15, 2014

Band together with FOX! Beginning today and continuing through Friday, Aug. 22, each time a fan shares exclusive RED BAND SOCIETY videos, photos, GIFs and MORE via Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr from www.myredbandsociety.com, FOX will donate $1 (up to $100,000) to support five charity partners, including Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Ryan Seacrest Foundation, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Teen Cancer America and Children's Hospital Los Angeles. If a fan logs in via Facebook, he/she also will receive one point toward a place on the www.myredbandsociety.com leaderboard and every time a friend clicks on the shared link, the fan will get one more point and $1 more goes to charity!* (more...)

ARROW's Bex Taylor-Klaus to Lead MTV's SCREAM; Amy Forsyth Departs
by TV News Desk - Aug 15, 2014

EW reports that MTV's SCREAM pilot is swapping Bex Taylor-Klaus (Arrow) for Amy Forsyth in the lead role of 'Audrey Jensen'. No news yet on why Forsyth is leaving the project. Aside from Arrow, Bex Taylor-Klaus has appeared in Longmire, House of Lies, The Killing and more. (more...)

24 Shows With Over 100 Performers Set for 2014 NY Clown Theatre Festival, Running This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

Now in its 9th year, The NY Clown Theatre Festival is New York's preeminent annual, international Clown Theatre festival. (more...)

Alanna Ubach & More Join Cast of Bravo's GIRLFRIENDS' GUIDE TO DIVORCE
by TV News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

Bravo Media and Universal Cable Productions (UCP) announce additional casting for “Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce,” premiering Tuesday, December 2 at 10p.m. ET/PT on Bravo. (more...)

Scoop: THE MILLERS on CBS - Thursday, September 4, 2014
by TV Scoop - Aug 14, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE MILLERS, airing on CBS on Thursday, September 4, 2014! (more...)

Scoop: THE MILLERS on CBS - Thursday, August 28, 2014
by TV Scoop - Aug 14, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE MILLERS, airing on CBS on Thursday, August 28, 2014! (more...)

LES MIS' Samantha Barks Joins Cast of O'Hanlon's A HUNDRED STREETS
by Movies News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

'Les Miserables' star Samantha Barks has joined the cast of director Jim O'Hanlon's "A Hundred Streets". (more...)

Cristin Milioti's New NBC Comedy A TO Z Premiering on iHeartRadio Today!
by TV News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

Cristin Milioti's new NBC romantic comedy A TO Z will release its debut episode on the Clear Channel digital platform and app ( (more...)

Cartoon Network to Celebrate UNCLE GRANDPA DAY, 8/21
by TV News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

Mother's Day, Father's Day, Grandparents Day – and now Cartoon Network is launching a brand-new tradition with UNCLE GRANDPA DAY! (more...)

BWW Catch-up: Something Wicked This Way Comes on OITNB's Season 2 Eps 3 & 4
by Colleen Maus - Aug 13, 2014

“Hugs Can Be Deceiving” is quite a whirlwind of an episode and much is learned. With Piper finally admitted back into Litchfield, she is reacquainted into the prison with a new inmate, a free spirit named Soso. (more...)

The Hub to Air HAPPY DAYS 'Orkan' Episode in Tribute to Robin Williams
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

The Hub Network is paying tribute to the legendary actor Robin Williams with a special airing of the 'Happy Days' episode 'My Favorite Orkan,' which will air two times (more...)

Colony House & Knox Hamilton to Perform at Vera Project, 9/6
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

Colony House & Knox Hamilton with Special Guests: Adventure Galley will perform on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 8:00PM at Vera Project. (more...)

DANCING WITH THE STARS Pro Dancers Announced; Celebrity Cast to Be Revealed 9/4
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

The competition is already beginning for the coveted Mirrorball Trophy. "Dancing with the Stars'" exciting new cast of pro dancers was revealed this morning (more...)

Alanna Ubach Joins Bravo's GIRLFRIENDS' GUIDE TO DIVORCE
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

According to Deadline, Bravo's first original scripted series 'Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce' has welcomed Alanna Ubach. (more...)

Dare to Defy Productions to Stage RENT, 9/5-6
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

Dare to Defy Productions is thrilled to present the full stage version of Jonathan Larson's hit musical, RENT. The production hits the stage at 8 pm September 5 and at 2 pm and 8 pm on September 6, 2014 at the beautiful Victoria Theatre 126 N Main St Dayton, OH 45402.Tickets range from $50 to $25. Tickets can be purchased online at www.ticketcenterstage.com. (more...)

Tom Hiddleston to Star in MGM & Paramount's BEN-HUR Remake?
by Movies News Desk - Aug 12, 2014

Deadline writes that Tom Hiddleston is being considered to take on the title role in MGM and Paramount's remake of the classic film BEN-HUR. Timur Bekmambetov directs the project, based on Lew Wallace's 1880 novel Ben-Hur: A Tale Of The Christ. (more...)

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