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Last Chance To See Bold Artwork Designed By Warrington Residents and Created By Graffiti Dave
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

???????There are now just two weeks left to see bold graffiti art designed by Warrington residents and created by respected street artist Graffiti Dave. (more...)

Finborough Theatre Presents the English Premiere of EVERYTHING BETWEEN US
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

"I bit into your heart and I chewed on it slowly like a connoisseur. I swallowed it. I remember thinking it was an especially small heart and easy to digest. But no matter what I did you wouldn't die." (more...)

Retired Professor Pens HEALING OUR DIVIDED PLANET
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Today, we are defined by a growing list of categories- political notions, religious convictions and economic standing. To Dr. Serafin Talisayon, it is these differences that have led to a divided planet that is polluted by conflict, war, and suffering. (more...)

BWW Interview: Dani Flombaum of TIGROU at Estadio Obras
by Felicitas de la Fare - Mar 22, 2017

Tigrou tells the story of a young child that gets lost in the woods. Looking for shelter for the night, he ends up in an old abandoned Castle. Tigrou´s arrival to the castle awakens the unseen dwellers lost in time. A group of acrobats, singers and dancers bring this fascinating tale to life, and they tell the story of this little boy's journey to adulthood. (more...)

Adrienne Truscott Brings THIS to New York Live Arts
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

FCA Recipient and 2014 Doris Duke Impact Awardee Adrienne Truscott, the radical comedian, activist and performance artist best know for her blistering satire about rape culture, Adrienne Truscott's Asking For It: A One-Lady Rape about Comedy Starring Her P*ssy and Little Else!, will premiere her latest work THIS at New York Live Arts.  (more...)

Radical Comedian, Activist and Performance Artist, Brings Her Latest Work To New York Live Arts
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

 FCA Recipient and 2014 Doris Duke Impact Awardee Adrienne Truscott, the radical comedian, activist and performance artist best know for her blistering satire about rape culture, Adrienne Truscott's Asking For It: A One-Lady Rape about Comedy Starring Her P*ssy and Little Else!, will premier her latest work THIS at New York Live Arts.  Commissioned by New York Live Arts and presented through its Live Feed creative residency program, performance dates are April 5 through 8, 7:30pm, at New York Lives Arts, 219 West 19th Street, NYC. For tickets and information, call 212 924 0077 or visit newyorklivearts.??????? (more...)

Guest Blog: Artistic Director Joshua McTaggart On Festival BUNKER WITHOUT BORDERS
by Guest Blog: Joshua McTaggart - Mar 17, 2017

For me, theatre has always been about one important thing: storytelling. Storytelling, and listening to stories told, is an integral part of our life. In telling a story we break down the barriers that exist Between Us, as we try and find a way to connect, to communicate, and to understand one another. (more...)

Interplanetary Adventure THE SPACE BETWEEN US Coming to Digital HD, Blu-ray/DVD & More This May
by Movies News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

Embark on an extraordinary mission through space to find love and experience our planet like never before in the romantic adventure, THE SPACE Between Us , arriving on Digital HD on May 2, 2017 and on Blu-ray , DVD and On Demand on May 16, 2017 (more...)

New Season Announced At The Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

Finborough Theatre has just announced its Spring-Summer Season. The new season features six premieres and another Finborough rediscovery from Scottish dramatist James Bridie, with the first London production since 1950 of Mr Gillie. (more...)

Philip Glass's THE PERFECT AMERICAN Opera Tells the Story of Walt Disney's Final Days
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

Long Beach Opera presents the American Premiere of THE PERFECT AMERICAN, March 12 and 18, 2-18, with music by Philip Glass and libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer. (more...)

International Music Star Julio Iglesias, Jr. Joins In-telligent To Enhance Communication With Fans
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Communications technology company In-telligent announced today that dynamic performer Julio Iglesias, Jr. has joined its platform. Iglesias, with legions of followers all over the world, has embraced In-telligent to provide his fans with an enhanced, more intimate experience than available from social media. (more...)

Founding Band Member of ASIA & Rock Legend John Wetton Passes Away
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2017

Rock music legend John Wetton sadly passed away in the early hours of this morning, Tuesday 31st January 2017, after a long and courageous battle against colon cancer. (more...)

Richard Cook Pens 'Is There a Mountain of Difference between Us or 'Common Ground'?'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Richard Cook, a bio-research scientist, wrote the book, 'Is There a Mountain of Difference Between Us or 'Common Ground'?': to address the dysfunctional level of polarization in society. (more...)

Christchurch to Present World Premiere of ROPABLE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Christchurch audiences are about to be treated to the world premiere season of the new comic-thriller, Ropable at The Court Theatre. This brand new production has been written by The Court's Artistic Director, Ross Gumbley, who is also directing the show, and Allison Horsley. (more...)

Scoop: TODAY 1/30 - 2/10 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Jan 27, 2017

Get all the scoop on TODAY 1/30 - 2/10, airing on NBC (more...)

LA Opera Announces 2017-18 Season - Ana Maria Martinez in CARMEN, Placido Domingo in NABUCCO and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

To launch the season, the dazzling Ana María Martínez returns to Los Angeles as opera's most delectable femme fatale in a striking production, new to Los Angeles, of Carmen, filled with sensuality, danger, and intense theatricality. Another bonus: this will be the first time the world-renowned James Conlon conducts Carmen in LA. The season continues with one of LA Opera's favorite stars, soprano Nino Machaidze, taking the stage in The Pearl Fishers, a beautifully detailed production of one of Bizet's early treasures. (more...)

Kitka Performs Love Songs with Mahsa Vahdat This February
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

The Bay Area's trailblazing and internationally acclaimed women's vocal ensemble, Kitka, is pleased to announce two a cappella concerts with renowned Iranian singer Mahsa Vahdat. In a program titled, Songs to the Beloved, Kitka and Vahdat explore the many faces of love, performing songs old and new from Iran, Armenia, Georgia, the Balkans and beyond. (more...)

LA Opera Announces Its 2017-18 Season!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2017

Placido Domingo has announced LA Opera's 2017/18 season, which is filled with magnificent productions of classic favorites and treasured rarities that may be new to you. (more...)

Photo Flash: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Goes All-Female with Shoshana Bean, Morgan James and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Just last night, producers Morgan James, Richard Amelius and Torya Beard presented a female-centered concert of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, directed by Richard Amelius (Time Between Us, Empty City), with musical direction by Julie McBride (Amazing Grace, Finding Neverland).  (more...)

Playwrights on Park Reading Series to Present Seth Rozin's HUMAN RITES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Join Playhouse on Park in designating the Greater Hartford area as a premiere destination for the cultivation of innovative theatrical work! The Playwrights on Park Reading Series was created for this very purpose, and our next evening in this exciting series is Tuesday, January 24 at 7:30pm with Seth Rozin's HUMAN RITES. (more...)

Latina Playwright Alisha Espinosa to Bring A CRISIS CALLED NEW YORK to FRIGID Festival  
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Emerging Latina playwright, Alisha Espinosa, brings A Crisis Called New York, via Step 1 Theatre Project, to the FRIGID Festival. (more...)

Best-Selling Author and TED Speaker to Keynote Converge 2017...
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

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Penny Rae Releases THE SEA BETWEEN US
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Penny Rae, a mother, grandmother and now author has completed her new book 'The Sea Between Us': a gripping and potent journey of intrigue, mystery and anxiety with several unexpected moments. (more...)

See Three Dance Companies in Two Compelling Evenings
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Deep Vision Dance Company (Baltimore), RebollarDance (DC), and RealLivePeople (Philadelphia) are on a collaborative, three-city tour. Presenting works in their beloved home cities and that of each other's, the companies investigate 'space' in unique ways - the space of creation, psychological spaces, and the perceived space Between Us. The Baltimore stop on the tour is March 17 and 18 at Theatre Project, 45 West Preston Street, Baltimore. (more...)

Sony Music Masterworks Teams with STXfilms as Exclusive Label for Soundtracks Releases
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Sony Music Masterworks is proud to announce their partnership with STXfilms, a division of STX Entertainment in which they will exclusively release the soundtracks for all of the company's films. (more...)

BWW Recap: Kara and M'Gann Must Fight a White Martian on SUPERGIRL
by Nicole Ackman - Feb 7, 2017

Winn summed up this episode when he said, 'This did not use to happen at CatCo.' A White Martian came to Earth hunting M'Gann and ended up trapped in the DEO, J'onn finally admitted his feelings for M'Gann, and Kara and Alex sorted through some sister issues. (more...)

BWW Review: THE GLASS MENAGERIE, Duke of York's Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Feb 3, 2017

'I give you truth in the pleasant disguise of illusion,' declares Tom Wingfield, the narrator of Tennessee Williams's exquisite memory play. Director John Tiffany has proved gloriously adept at handling both sides of the equation in the magical trick-filled yet emotionally authentic Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and here too, in this acclaimed production that comes to the West End via Broadway and Edinburgh, wonders rub shoulders with bruising truths. (more...)

Deep Vision Dance Company, RebollarDance, and RealLivePeople present IMPACTING SPACES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

Deep Vision Dance Company (Baltimore), RebollarDance (DC), and RealLivePeople (Philadelphia) are on a collaborative, three-city tour. Presenting works in their beloved home cities and that of each other's, the companies investigate 'space' in unique ways - the space of creation, psychological spaces, and the perceived space Between Us. (more...)

World Premiere: Modern Love and Marriage with a Twist in THE SIEGEL by Michael Mitnick
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

South Coast Repertory will produce the world premiere of The Siegel by Michael Mitnick (March 24-April 23, Segerstrom Stage). The cast is led by Ben Feldman and Mamie Gummer and features Amy Aquino, Matthew Arkin, Devon Sorvari andDominique Worsley. The Siegel, directed by Casey Stangl, is part of the Pacific Playwrights Festival, the theatre's annual new-play showcase. Tickets are available at www.scr.org. (more...)

Boulevard Books Releases 'The Illustrated Guide to Milk Wagons' by John Gulino and David P. Barnes
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

'The Illustrated Guide to Milk Wagons' is a guide for antique milk wagon collectors. There is a cross section in these pages of almost every manufacturer who manufactured milk wagons at one time in America. We believe it would be a valuable tool for any milk wagon collector, and further, that what is in these pages harkens back to the time when milk and bread were a major delivered staple in every household, a quieter, perhaps happier time. We hope this collection gives our readers pleasure as they remember that forgotten time in America. (more...)

Robert Dick Curates The Stone in NYC Residency 3/21-26
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

Robert Dick's residency at The Stone this March is a powerful representation of his extensive creative versatility. Running from March 21st  through 26th, this will be the first time that an array of his projects will be presented in New York. Ranging from completely improvised (We Are the Walrus, a duo with baritone Thomas Buckner; Dissonant Geranium, a trio with Miya Masaoka, koto and Ken Filiano, bass; Raise the River, a duo with drummer Tiffany Chang; Our Cells Know, contrabass flute solo), to a project based on Robert Dick's works that embrace improvisation within a strong compositional framework (The Time Between Us, a quartet with Stephanie Griffin, viola; Ned Rothenberg, alto sax, bass clarinet and shakuhachi; Satoshi Takeishi, drums), to efforts based on collaboration (Bermuda Rectangle, a quartet with singer/spoken word artist Vince Bell, voice and guitar; David Mansfield, guitars; Ratzo B. Harris, bass). These performances all come together to put Robert's expressive range front and center. (more...)

Turkcell Wins GSMA Award for Its Exemplary Humanitarian Projects
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

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Works by Kimber Lee, Jen Silverman and More on Tap for MTC's Ted Snowdon Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced the lineup for this spring's Ted Snowdon Reading Series, formerly titled the Ernst C. Stiefel Reading Series. (more...)

Theater for the New City Presents THE FARE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

The Textile Co. is presenting The Fare, a new play about how a dispute between a Pakistani cabbie and a banker sets off events that change both of their lives. The show, which  runs at Theater for the New City, 155 First Ave., in Manhattan, March 16 to 26 Thurs.-Sat. at 8 p.m. and Sun. at 3 p.m., is an Actors' Equity approved showcase. (more...)

Royal Court Theatre Announces New Play BODIES, Tickets Sales for B and VICTORY CONDITION, and Extra Shows for NUCLEAR WAR
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

Vivienne Franzmann returns to the Royal Court Theatre with BODIES, directed by Jude Christian premiering in the Jerwood Theatre Upstairs, Wednesday 05 July 2017 - Saturday 12 August 2017. (more...)

Beatles-Inspired IMAGINE to Play Theater for the New City
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

The Beatles are one of the most beloved rock bands in history. There's now a show that brings their songs and stories to life - although not by presenting their music. (more...)

comScore Announces Official Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of February 12, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2017

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BNP Paribas and Plug and Play deepen their strategic partnership to build a bridge between Paris and the Silicon Valley
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

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NYC Art & Fashion World Gets Spotlight in SHOOT ME NICELY Series
by TV News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

Elias Plagianos' web series Shoot Me Nicely starring John Behlmann, William Sadler, Linda Hamilton and Tasie Lawrence, is the story of a fashion photographer who loses his elite magazine job, plunging him into a downward spiral of odd jobs and celebrity chasing. (more...)

The Darling Collection to Celebrate Local Heritage in Performance & Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

Now in its second year, the Darling Collection is a one-of-kind event, presenting performances and exhibition of artworks created to celebrate stories behind the most cherished objects of residents of Darling. (more...)

Ovalhouse Announces Summer Season Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

Ovalhouse's exciting Summer Season explores three powerful themes - migration and what it means to 'belong', the nature of violence in our society, and love and loss. By continuing to present challenging and inspirational theatre that speaks to a world beyond the mainstream, Ovalhouse acts as a vital home for boundary-pushing art, artists and audiences with an eye on the future. (more...)

Photo Flash: Greg Hicks and Company in Rehearsal for RICHARD III at the Arcola
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

Greg Hicks is returning to Shakespeare after many years to play the one major character left - RICHARD III. Arcola's thrilling new production of Shakespeare's RICHARD III, starring RSC Associate Artist Greg Hicks and directed by Artistic Director Mehmet Ergen, begins previews on 11 May. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below! (more...)

BWW Feature: Legendary Alan Menken Flies Into Melbourne on a Magic Carpet for the Opening of ALADDIN at Her Majesty's Theatre
by Brodie Paparella - Apr 24, 2017

BWW Feature: Legendary ALAN MENKEN Flies Into Melbourne on a Magic Carpet for the Opening of Aladdin at Her Majesty's Theatre (more...)

Wax Motif Releases New Single & Official Music Video 'Used 2 Be'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

With musical influences like R&B, disco and UK bass, Australian-born DJ/producer WAX MOTIF brings a unique style to the studio, making him a highly sought after artist. (more...)

Sing ALLELUIA at the Everyman Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

You will be forgiven for stopping in your tracks on Sunday May 7th if you hear a heavenly chorus of the ordinary people of Cork puck out We Stand for God as you pass the Everyman Theatre. Not your average concert. But, twenty years on from the phenomenon that was Faith of Our Fathers, Alleluia is a concert jam-packed with those hymns we learned in our childhood. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for Greg Hicks-Led RICHARD III at the Arcola Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

The full cast is announced for Arcola's thrilling new production of William Shakespeare's RICHARD III, starring RSC Associate Artist Greg Hicks and directed by Artistic Director Mehmet Ergen, opening 11 May 2017. (more...)

BOARDWALK EMPIRE, MOONLIGHT Among New Titles Comin to Amazon This May
by TV News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Amazon has shared a list of new titles coming to Amazon Prime Video, Amazon Video and Amazon Channels in May. (more...)

Priyanka Chopra, Diane Lane Among 2017 TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL Jurors; Full List
by Movies News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

The Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, today announced its jurors for the 16th edition, comprised of a group of critically acclaimed filmmakers, award-winning actors working across film, television, and stage, accomplished producers, and cultural leaders. (more...)

Cantata Profana to Explore the Inexpressible in 'WHEN WORDS FAIL'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

The vocal/instrumental group Cantata Profana explores the struggle to express the inexpressible. The program, featuring mezzo-soprano Annie Rosen, cellist Hannah Collins and pianist Lee Dionne, is at Baruch Performing Arts Center's acoustically stunning Engelman Recital Hal. (more...)

Mario Lopez, Sheryl Underwood to Host 44th Annual DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

Announced today on the CBS Daytime program, The Talk, Mario Lopez, host and star of the Emmy-award winning syndicated entertainment news show, Extra, and Sheryl Underwood, one of the hosts of the Emmy-award winning, CBS Daytime program, The Talk, have been named as hosts of the 44th Annual DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS (more...)

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