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Bare Bones Theater Company Presents WALTER'S WISH
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Bare Bones Theater Co. presents "Walter's Wish," a new fantasy comedy by Christopher Hackert, at Posey Dance Studio, 57 Main St., Northport. Walter has had it up to here with his nagging wife, weird kids, Boss, and mother-in-law. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief February 9th, 2017 - Paper Mill, BIG RIVER, SUNSET BOULEVARD and More!
by Jessica Khan - Feb 9, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: SUNSET BOULEVARD, starring Glenn Close, opens on Broadway! (more...)

Scoop: SUPERIOR DONUTS on CBS - Monday, February 20, 2017
by TV Scoop - Feb 9, 2017

Get all the scoop on SUPERIOR DONUTS, airing on CBS on Monday, February 20, 2017! (more...)

NIKOLA TESLA DROPS THE BEAT and More Set for Adirondack Theatre Festival's 2017 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Adirondack Theatre Festival (ATF) announces its 23rd season - the third for Producing Artistic Director, Chad Rabinovitz.  Rabinovitz will again bring an entire season of major new works to ATF with a team of top-level professional artists, offering experiences that cannot be found anywhere else in the world - only in Glens Falls.  (more...)

STXfilms, A Division Of STX Entertainment Announces First Slate For Distribution In United Kingdom
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

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HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING Returns to London
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Today WILTON'S MUSIC HALL announces a revival of the award-winning, critically-acclaimed Broadway musical comedy How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, opening for a limited run from 08 April. (more...)

Carl Cox, Sven Vath, Tale Of Us, Jamie Jones, and Sasha & John Digweed to Headline Kappa FuturFestival 2017
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

The world famous Kappa FuturFestival is to return for sizzling sixth edition on July 8th and 9th, right in the heart of Turin, Italy. (more...)

Boy George Competes with Matt Iseman to Be THE NEW CELEBRITY APPRENTICE, 2/13
by TV News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

Season eight of THE NEW CELEBRITY APPRENTICE will come to a close Monday, Feb. 13 (9-10 p.m. ET) with two finalists left to compete for $250,000 for their favorite charity – Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Boy George, and Matt Iseman, the host of “American Ninja Warrior.” (more...)

Unprecedented Speaker Lineup Takes Center Stage at Phocuswright India
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

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BWW Review: SCHOOL PLAY, Southwark Playhouse
by Gary Naylor - Feb 7, 2017

Contemporary and hard-hitting, Alex MacKeith's debut, School Play, doesn't quite add up to the sum of its parts. (more...)

Tony Danza to Encore STANDARDS & STORIES at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

Beloved stage and screen star Tony Danza (TV's 'Taxi' & 'Who's The Boss'; Broadway's Honeymoon In Vegas) returns to Feinstein's/54 Below with Tony Danza: Standards & Stories for six performances only: February 24 & 25, March 17, 18 & 31 and April 1 at 7pm. (more...)

Sebjak and Will K Give Life to New Release 'Smoke'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

After kicking off 2017 in style with Dazepark's 'Rift', Dannic's Fonk Recordings is back with yet another mind-blowing release. (more...)

Investigation Discovery to World Premiere Docu-Series KILLING RICHARD GLOSSIP, 4/17
by TV News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

KILLING RICHARD GLOSSIP tells this haunting story - that of a former motel manager sentenced to die for orchestrating a murder that he swears he had nothing to do with. KILLING RICHARD GLOSSIP, a world premiere two-night event, kicks off Monday, April 17 at 9/8c exclusively on ID. (more...)

Tony Danza Returns to Feinstein's/54 Below Beginning Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

Beloved stage and screen star Tony Danza (TV's 'Taxi' & 'Who's The Boss'; Broadway's Honeymoon In Vegas) returns to FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW with Tony Danza: Standards & Stories for six performances only, beginning tomorrow: February 24 & 25, March 17, 18 & 31 and April 1 at 7pm. (more...)


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First Look - Oxygen to Premiere New Docu-Comedy Series UNPROTECTED, 4/11
by TV News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

Going from a life of crime to life in the suburbs proves to be the ultimate challenge in Oxygen Media's quirky new half-hour docu-comedy series UNPROTECTED, premiering Tuesday, April 11 at 9pm ET/PT. (more...)

IDT Introduces the BOSS Revolution Money App
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

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Orlando Shakespeare Theater Announces Season 29
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

Artistic Director Jim Helsinger and Managing Director PJ Albert have announced the 10 productions that will comprise Orlando Shakespeare Theater (Orlando Shakes) in Partnership with UCF's upcoming 2017-2018 Season. Featuring a Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, two Shakespearean epics, a madcap riff on a literary classic, critically acclaimed new works, an adaptation of a cinematic treasure, and stories ripped from the pages of today's most popular children's books, the nationally renowned Theater's 29th Season offers something for every audience in Central Florida and beyond. (more...)

Rap Legend Rick Ross to Host & Perform at 2017 MTV WOODIES, 3/16
by TV News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

MTV today announced that four-time GRAMMY(R) Award-nominated and multiplatinum, 21st century rap legend, Rick Ross will host and perform at the 2017 MTV WOODIES. (more...)

VH1's Hit Series LOVE & HIP HOP: ATLANTA Returns for Season 6, 3/6
by TV News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

VH1's LOVE & HIP HOP: ATLANTA returns for its sixth season with several new additions and returning series vets. Season six is set to premiere March 6th at 8 PM ET/PT on VH1. (more...)

Bravo to Premiere New Season of THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF POTOMAC, 4/2
by TV News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Change and attitude ring true in the new season of Bravo Media's original hit series THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF POTOMAC, premiering Sunday, April 2 at 9pm (more...)

Tony Danza's Hit Show STANDARDS & STORIES Comes to Patchogue Theatre!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts (PTPA) - For one night only, beloved star of stage and screen, Tony Danza, will make his Patchogue debut with his hit cabaret act, 'Standards & Stories' on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Tickets are on sale now.  (more...)

BWW Interview: Tony Danza Makes His Return to 54 Below with STANDARDS AND STORIES
by Julie Musbach - Feb 21, 2017

After a triumphant series of concerts at Feinstein's/54 Below, the one and only Tony Danza is returning with his cabaret show Standards and Stories. Tony will be performing six shows,  February 24 & 25, March 17, 18 & 31 and April 1 at 7pm. He was kind enough to take some time out of his sunny day in Los Angeles to speak to me about the upcoming series and things currently going on in his career. (more...)

Nadia Clifford, Tim Delap, and More Announced for UK Tour of JANE EYRE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

Casting for Sally Cookson's energetic and imaginative new adaptation of Charlotte Bronte's masterpiece, Jane Eyre was announced today (20 February 2017), with Nadia Clifford taking the central role of Jane Eyre and Tim Delap as Rochester.  (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 20, 2017
by - Feb 20, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 20 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW Interview: Actress Judith Light Talks GOD LOOKED AWAY and Working with Al Pacino
by Don Grigware - Feb 20, 2017

Actress Judith Light certainly needs no introduction. A familiar face to television audiences, she co-starred in the soap One Life to Live winning two Daytime Emmy Awards and in prime time with Tony Danza in Who's the Boss?She has also won two Tony Awards for her stellar work on Broadway. She is a gay rights activist and she and her husband Robert Desiderio have contributed greatly to the gay community in Los Angeles over the years. Co-starring in Amazon's web series Transparent, she is currently performing double duty: the TV show by day and at night a workshop play God Looked Away at the Pasadena Playhouse sharing the stage with none other than icon Al Pacino. I caught up with her this week, and she talked briefly but joyously about the play, her role in it and working with Pacino. (more...)

BWW Review: WHO AM I THIS TIME? (& OTHER CONUNDRUMS OF LOVE) at Circle Theater
by Robin Bangert - Feb 20, 2017

It was a packed house last night at Fort Worth's charming Circle Theater for the preview of Director Aaron Posner's "Who Am I This Time? (& Other Conundrums of Love)". Classic 60's love songs gently set the tone and era as a cheerful audience settled into their seats. The play is based on three short stories by famed author Kurt Vonnegut. Our subject for the evening, apropos for Valentine's weekend is, of course, love. The universal language and the universal puzzle. Over the course of three separate stories, seven actors playing 14 roles collectively delve into the many incarnations of love. (more...)

VIDEO: Teen Fulfills Dream of a Lifetime Performing on Stage with Bruce Springsteen
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

A Brisbane teenager fulfilled the dream of a lifetime when he got the opportunity to jam alongside The Boss himself, Bruce Springsteen on Thursday night. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 2/18/2017
by - Feb 18, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 2/18/2017. (more...)

BWW Review: It's Norman Mailer Vs. Feminism in Wooster Group's THE TOWN HALL AFFAIR
by Michael Dale - Feb 18, 2017

It would be nice to be able take in The Wooster Group's intriguing docu-theatre piece, THE TOWN HALL AFFAIR, as a look at the grotesquely blatant brand sexism of nearly 50 years ago that we have since outgrown. Sadly, this glimpse at a carnival-like event disguised as a serious debate on the subject of, as it was known at the time, women's lib, is likely to remind audience members of current headlines. (more...)

Motor City Fastener And EMCO Merge To Form Motor City Industrial
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

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VERTESS Predicts TrumpCare Means 'Yuge' Spending on Healthcare IT
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

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The Ark Releases First Wave of Artists Including Claptone, Dennis Ferrer & More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

The most epic adventure you can have on the seas this summer is The Ark, an all encompassing three day, four night electronic music event with more than fifty DJs across seven spectacular stages. (more...)

Scoop: THE GREAT INDOORS on CBS - Thursday, March 2, 2017
by - Feb 16, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE GREAT INDOORS, airing on CBS on Thursday, March 2, 2017! (more...)

Spy Series BERLIN STATION Season One Debuts on Digital HD 2/21
by TV News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Delve into the world of high-stakes espionage with the “tense, multi-layered drama” (David Hinckley, Huffington Post) BERLIN STATION Season One, arriving on Digital HD February 21, 2017 from Paramount Home Media Distribution. (more...)

PlayPenn Announces Spring 2017 Mini-Conference of New Plays
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

PlayPenn, the Philadelphia-based organization dedicated to the development and nurturing of new plays and playwrights, is partnering with Repertory Theatre of St. Louis and Contemporary American Theatre Festival to present workshops of two new works by acclaimed writers Mickey Fisher (creator of CBS's EXTANT with Halle Berry) and Kara Lee Corthron. (more...)

BWW Review: THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, New Alexandra Theatre
by Emma Cann - Feb 15, 2017

It's 1922, and young Millie Dillmount arrives in New York from a small town in Kansas, ready to take control of her destiny and make her fortune by marrying well. After all, the modern marriage is a business affair. Skirts get shorter, heels get higher and hair is bobbed flapper style, making Millie the most up to date "modern" the Big Apple has to offer. However, Millie's plans to marry her Boss and get rich quick are thrown awry by a surprise love affair and, rather implausibly, the discovery of a secret white slavery ring.  (more...)

Court Theatre Presents Tom Stoppard's THE HARD PROBLEM
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Court Theatre, under the leadership of Marilyn F. Vitale Artistic Director Charles Newell and Executive Director Stephen J. Albert, announces casting for the Chicago premiere of The Hard Problem by Tom Stoppard, directed by Charles Newell. The Hard Problemruns March 9 - April 9, 2017 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue in Chicago.  (more...)

Valentine's Day, Tony Danza, and Carmen Cusack at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Contests - Broadway - Feb 14, 2017

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination. Tickets & Info: (646)-476-3551. 254 W 54th St. Celalr, NYC 10019 (more...)

Next Iteration Theater Company Presents TURQUOISE by Deb Margolin
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) presents a workshop production of Turquoise, three plays in one, by Obie Award winning playwright, Deb Margolin. With themes of memory, love, symbiosis, and mortality, this award-winning playwright has woven a story that reflects on the simultaneity of everything while capturing the hearts and minds of the audience with simplicity and hilarious, quick-volleying dialogue.  Turquoise is a theatrical hybrid of literary proportions not to be missed. (more...)

THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW: THE BEST OF TIM CONWAY DVD Out 4/4
by TV News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Celebrate inimitable comedy legend Tim Conway with a brand-new DVD collection featuring never-before-released episodes of THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW with THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW: THE BEST OF TIM CONWAY, out April 4, 2017. (more...)

Men More Open With Emotions At Work Than Women, Says Study
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

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Kathy Griffin Brings Her Pull-No-Punches Comedy To The Palace Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Two-time Emmy and Grammy award-winning comedian Kathy Griffin breaks through the entertainment clutter with her universally recognized brand of pull-no-punches comedy. (more...)

Pacific Symphony Announces SUMMERFEST
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

An exciting new chapter begins for Pacific Symphony and the Orange County community, when the orchestra settles into its brand new summer home at the OC Fair & Event Center (located in the heart of Costa Mesa), where the Symphony will be in residence during the 2017 summer season! (more...)

Pacific Symphony SUMMERFEST Makes Grand Debut at OC Fair's Pacific Amphitheatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

An exciting new chapter begins for Pacific Symphony and the Orange County community, when the orchestra settles into its brand new summer home at the OC Fair & Event Center (located in the heart of Costa Mesa), where the Symphony will be in residence during the 2017 summer season! (more...)

Ed Asner, Valerie Harper to Reunite with Cloris Leachman at 2017 Sedona International Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

Ed Asner and Valerie Harper, whose careers and links to Mary Tyler Moore helped create lasting memories and historic television, will join colleague and friend Cloris Leachman for a special event at the 23rd annual Sedona International Film Festival at 6 p.m., Friday, Feb. 17. (more...)

Cast Complete for The Public's Free, Cuban-Inspired Mobile Unit TWELFTH NIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

Continuing its commitment to bringing free Shakespeare to the community and strengthening audience engagement with the arts, The Public Theater will mount its MOBILE UNIT again this spring with a free three-week tour to the five boroughs of Shakespeare's TWELFTH NIGHT, directed by Saheem Ali. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at San Diego Musical Theatre's 9 TO 5
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

Based on the seminal hit film, 9 to 5 features music and lyrics by Grammy Award-Winner Dolly Parton, book by Patricia Resnick, direction by Cynthia Ferrer and choreography by Tamlyn Shusterman. Performances run February 10 - 26 at the historic Spreckels Theatre. Press opening is Saturday, February 11th at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

FRIDAY 5 (+1): The Leading Ladies of CFTA's 9 to 5: THE MUSICAL
by Jeffrey Ellis - Feb 10, 2017

Opening tonight at Murfreesboro's Center for the Arts is 9 to 5: The Musical, the Broadway musical by Dolly Parton and Patricia Resnick, based upon the hit movie in which Parton played Doralee, a buxom, down-home kind of gal. Directed by Matthew Hayes Hunter, with choreography by Kate Adams-Kramer and musical direction by Emily Dennis, the show features a stunning trio of leading ladies - played by Katie Hahn, Mary Ellen Smith and Memory Strong-Smith - and an ensemble filled with local favorites, including two Matt Smiths... (more...)

BWW Review: FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS Dazzles at Open Stage
by Marakay Rogers - Feb 10, 2017

One of the best modern shows has a top-notch cast and production in Harrisburg. (more...)

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