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Mardi Gras Comes to Flushing Town Hall with Jeffery Broussard & The Creole Cowboys on Friday, 3/10
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

One of the most influential accordionists and vocalists in modern Zydeco music, Jeffery Broussard continues to be one of the genre's most dynamic performers. He has continually been an innovator, beginning his career with traditional Creole Zydeco music playing drums in his father's band, Delton Broussard & The Lawtell Playboys, then moving on to develop the nouveau Zydeco sound in Zydeco Force, now returning to the more traditional Zydeco sound with his own band, Jeffery Broussard and The Creole Cowboys. (more...)

Gene Kelly's Widow makes her Canadian Debut in TORONTO OF GENE KELLY: THE LEGACY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

Kennedy House Youth Services Inc. is excited to announce a special fundraising show, Gene Kelly: The Legacy an Evening with Patricia Ward Kelly. Ms. Kelly's performance will support Kennedy House Youth Shelter which supports over 450 homeless youth a year in the GTA. Gene Kelly was a legendary dancer, director and choreographer. His work continues to be an inspiration to artists and athletes around the world. His vision and artistry, in such films as An American in Paris and Singin' In The Rain have delighted and captivated us, yet we know little about him. During this unique evening, Patricia Ward Kelly-his widow and biographer-shares intimate stories of her husband's life and career. (more...)

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company to Bring CROSSCURRENT IV to Flushing Town Hall
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2017

Flushing Town Hall (FTH) and Taipei Cultural Center of TECO in New York are pleased to collaborate with Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company to present an unprecedented lineup in CrossCurrent IV. (more...)

BWW Feature: Top Artists to Lead Free, Outdoor Dance Classes in the Arts District for Dallas Arts Month
by Kyle Christopher West - Mar 29, 2017

BWW Feature: TOP ARTISTS LEAD FREE OUTDOOR DANCE CLASSES IN ARTS DISTRICT FOR ARTS MONTH (more...)

Flushing Town Hall presents Piano Masters: Toshiko Akiyoshi and Barry Harris
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Join us on Friday, March 31 as two legendary National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master pianists, Toshiko Akiyoshi and Barry Harris, perform together in a piano duo of classic jazz standards and original arrangements. Drummer Leroy Williams and bassist Ray Drummond will perform with the pianists. (more...)

BYE BYE BIRDIE Coming to Pennwood Middle School This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Bye Bye Birdie, the nostalgic, musical comedy staging the story of army draftee Conrad Birdie and his dramatic exodus before reporting for duty, is coming live to the Pennwood Middle School stage on March 31 and April 1, 2017. (more...)

Royal Players to Stage THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

The Royal Players and Middlebrooks Electric are excited to announce the upcoming production of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer the Broadway Musical, based on the novel The Adventures of Tom Sawyer written by Mark Twain. The Royal Players will present this classic story on April 20th-23rd and April 27th-30th at The Royal Theatre at 111 S. Market St. in Benton. (more...)

TN Shakespeare Announces New Summer Camps at Hutchison School
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Tennessee Shakespeare Company (TSC), the Mid-South's professional classical theatre, announces three new Fantastical Summer Camps in residence at Hutchison School in East Memphis. (more...)

Kentucky Shakespeare, Paul Owen and More Win 2017 Awards in the Arts
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

Individual artists and arts organizations inspiring Greater Louisville and the nation through their art will be honored as part of the second annual Awards in the Arts, presented by Delta Dental of Kentucky and Joy Mangano. (more...)

BOYS' NIGHT All-Male Cirquelesque Revue to Return to The Slipper Room
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

The Boys are all back together again! Starring in this edition of Boys Night will be Ben Franklin, Jason Mejias, Joshua Dean, Mr. Gorgeous, Eve Starr and Cunio! It's going to be EPIC! (more...)

Megan Walker Named Gatorade National Girls Basketball Player Of The Year
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

WASHINGTON, March 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ In its 32 nd year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company tonight announced Megan Walker of Monacan High School (North Chesterfield, Va.) as its 2016-17 Gatorade National Girls Basketball Player of the Year. Walker was surprised with the news by 2015 WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne. (more...)

Moll Anderson Says 'Change Your Home, Change Your Life with Color'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

NEW YORK, March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Are you living life in coloror living in neutral?The secret to amore vibrant, energetic, and happierlife can be as simple as a strategic pop of color. In her fifth book, Change Your Home, Change Your Life with Color, former inspirational interior designer, Emmy Award-winning television personality, color aficionado, and lifestyle expert Moll Anderson reveals how readers can transform their lives for the better by revamping their surroundings. Releasing March 14, 2017 (POST HILL PRESS), Anderson teaches readers how they can unlock their 'color stories' through bursts of color in their homes, wardrobes, and beyond and how a simple color swap can lift your spirit, supercharge your wellbeing, and power up your life. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Grounded In A Tragic Reality, A New Confronting Production Of BLACKROCK Proves Society Has Not Progressed That Far In 28 Years
by Jade Kops - Mar 12, 2017

Nick Enright's play BLACKROCK, is given a contemporary treatment with a terrifying realism and shocking reminder that society hasn't changed. (more...)

Summer Performance Workshop & Call for Paid Interns at Theatre Memphis
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

Theatre Memphis is offering a unique alternative to the typical summer youth camp experience with the opportunity to be part of a full scale production on the Lohrey Stage. Four paid intern positions will be associated with the workshop and other performance opportunities. (more...)

NJPAC Celebrates Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. "Keeping the Dream" Honoring Gloria Hopkins Buck, LCSW & Ryan P. Haygood, Esq.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) will observe Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with NJPAC's annual Celebration, "Keeping the Dream" on Saturday, January 14th at 5pm.  This private presentation will honor two distinguished members of the Newark Metropolitan community who take action and live the words of the great Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. making a difference in the community where they work and live. This year's honorees are Gloria Hopkins Buck, LCSW who will receive the "Steward of the Dream" award and Ryan P. Haygood, Esqwho will be the recipient of the "Visionary of the Future" award. The celebration will include a special performance by NJPAC's Jazz for Teens and the Grammy Award winning Jubilation Choir who under the leadership and tutelage of Rev. Dr. Stefanie Minatee has released six albums. (more...)

Johnny Rockets Opens Brand New Restaurant In New York City At One Penn Plaza
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

Johnny Rockets, the global restaurant chain has opened its newest restaurant this week in one of New York City's busiest areas around Penn Station, Madison Square Garden and the 34 th Street Subway Station. The grand opening will benefit a local New York City Boys & Girls Club. Johnny Rockets is donating $5,000 to the organization to support its after-school programming. (more...)

Draco and the Malfoys Band, New Plays and More Set for 'WizardNights' at PUFFS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Puffs Presents WizardNights - an exciting monthlong celebration of special theater and musical events presented by the Off Broadway hit PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic - will take place January 13 through February 5. (more...)

Photo Flash: SKIT Presents MY SON PINOCCHIO: Geppetto's Musical Tale
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Award-winning ShowKids Invitational Theatre (SKIT) kicks off its season with Disney's MY SON PINOCCHIO: Geppetto's Musical Tale.  Real Boys and Girls of all ages will delight in the classic tale of an aging toymaker and his beloved wooden puppet in this Disney gem. (more...)

The Los Angeles School of Gymnastics Presents the Annual LA Lights Tournament of Champions
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2017

The Los Angeles School of Gymnastics is excited to present the annual LA Lights Tournament of Champions 2017 event! (more...)

Wizard Rock Band Draco and the Malfoys to Continue PUFFS 'Wizard Nights' Series
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

Puffs Presents WizardNights - an exciting monthlong celebration of special theater and musical events presented by the Off Broadway hit PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic - will continue through February 5 featuring special post-show readings of two new wizarding plays by Puffs playwright Matt Cox and concerts with two of our favorite Wizard Rock Bands, Draco and the Malfoys and Swish and Flick. (more...)

Lexi Sun Named Gatorade National Volleyball Player Of The Year
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

SOLANA BEACH, Calif., Jan. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ In its 32 nd year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company today announced Lexi Sun of Santa Fe Christian High School (Solana Beach, Calif.) as its 2016-17 Gatorade National Volleyball Player of the Year. Sun was surprised with the news by Olympian and Pro Beach Volleyball Player April Ross. (more...)

DHX Media's WildBrain to manage and grow key Moose Toys' YouTube channels globally
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2017

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BWW Review: AN EVENING WITH BILLY CRYSTAL at Arsht Center
by Adam Cohen - Jan 23, 2017

Billy Crystal...still funny (more...)

ShowKids Invitational Theatre Presents MY SON PINOCCHIO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2017

After 30 years of delighting audiences, award-winning ShowKids Invitational Theatre (SKIT) kicks off its season with Disney's MY SON PINOCCHIO: Geppetto's Musical Tale. Real Boys and Girls of all ages will delight in the classic tale of an aging toymaker and his beloved wooden puppet in this Disney gem. (more...)

Levitate Music and Arts Festival Announces 2017 Music Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The 'biggest little festival' in Massachusetts just grew a little bigger. Starting off as a humble friendly barbeque, the Levitate Music and Arts Festival has since grown into a full-fledged weekend-long festival featuring top national touring acts, expecting a draw of over 10,000 fans per day. The fifth year will see the festival running two days: Saturday, July 8th and Sunday, July 9th. (more...)

Boys' Night: An All-Male Cirquelesque Revue Returns to The Slipper Room 2/2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Created and produced by Ben Franklin,  Jason Mejias,  Joshua Dean and Mr. Gorgeous, this "All-Male Cirquelesque Revue" is celebrating 4 years of playful and saucy extravaganzas showcasing the arts of circus and burlesque. With a BRAND NEW SHOW EVERY MONTH, "The Boys" entertain packed houses with diverse aerial and ground performances with a wink, a smile and a lot of creativity.  "Boys' Night" is the place to be for both Boys and Girls looking for a humorous and slightly naughty evening out with some of the best and brightest talents in New York.  (more...)

Tim Aumiller & Scott Schneider and More Set for IN THE WORKS Series at the Duplex
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Honeck-Moss Productions presents 'In The Works,' an exciting new series conceived as an opportunity for composers to try out new work in front of an audience and see how it plays in a supportive environment.   (more...)

New Jersey Performing Arts Center Celebrates the Legacy of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with LIVING THE DREAM
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2017

Two outstanding community leaders in the City of Newark were honored in Living the Dream, a reception on at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in observance of the annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration. This year's distinguished recipients honored were community advocate Gloria Hopkins Buck, LCSW (Steward of the Dream Award) and civil rights attorney Ryan P. Haygood (Visionary of the Future Award). The awards are given to individuals whose lifework reflects the ideals and principles of Dr. King's great legacy. (more...)

Casa Manana to Present 'RAPUNZEL! RAPUNZEL!' as Part of 2017 Children's Theatre Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Casa Mañana Theatre presents Rapunzel! Rapunzel! A Very Hair Fairy Tale, as part of the 2016-2017 Children's Theatre season. Tickets are on sale now. (more...)

Laguna Art-A-Fair Hosts a Call for Artists Jury Day
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

The Laguna Art-A-Fair announces a Call for Artists Jury Day on Sunday, February 12 with an opportunity to join one of California's premier summer fine art festivals. Artists and artisans may enter three pieces of their original artwork along with a $40 jury fee from 8 - 11 a.m. at the Boys and Girls Club, 1085 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651. (more...)

ESPN Announces Coverage of Australian Open Tennis
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Newly minted top-ranked players Angelique Kerber and Andy Murray will lead the women and men's fields at the Australian Open on ESPN TV and WatchESPN from start to finish beginning Sunday, Jan. 15. (more...)

NJPAC to Honor Gloria Hopkins Buck, LCSW & Ryan P. Haygood, Esq.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Two outstanding community leaders in the City of Newark will be honored in Living the Dream, a reception on Saturday, Jan. 14 at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in observance of the annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration. (more...)

Registration Now Open for Piedmont Players Theatre (PPT) 2017 Summer Theatre Camps
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Piedmont Players Theatre has announced its lineup for Summer Theatre Camps 2017. See al the information below! (more...)

Ophelia Theatre presents SOME NIGHT, A New Play With Classic Roots
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

For people of the starry-eyed variety, some nights are more life changing than others. In times gone by, Athenians have flown to the forest in the name of love, acting troupes have gone to great lengths to be acknowledged and rewarded for their art, and fairies have wreaked all manner of mischief upon the mortal world for the sake of self-aggrandizement. (more...)

US Sports Camps Comes to Boulder, Colorado
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

The Colorado session of The Goalie School will run June 1-4 and will be held on the beautiful campus of the University of Colorado Boulder, located at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, just north of Denver. (more...)

New York Theatre Ballet and Schimmel Center Present CINDERELLA
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB) presents Cinderella, part of the Once Upon a Ballet series for families, on March 12, 2017 at 3pm at Schimmel Center at Pace University, 3 Spruce Street, NYC.  Tickets are $10 for children, $20 for adults. (more...)

Signarama-Newark, DE Brought New Life to Praise Assembly with Dynamic LED Sign
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

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Valerie Pike Releases 'Crimson and the Battle of Lonely Mountain'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

VENTURA, Calif., Feb. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Author, Valerie Pike, has released her audio book, Crimson and the Battle of Lonely Mountain, narrated by Tracy Turner, on Author's Republic Platform. (more...)

Photo Coverage: First look at Off the Lake Productions' THE ADDAMS FAMILY
by Jerri Shafer - Feb 28, 2017

Looking for a fun night out full of music and mayhem? Off The Lake Productions (the only student-run musical theatre group on Ohio State's campus) presents.. The Addams Family! America's favorite weird and wonderful family comes to devilishly delightful life in this original musical about love, family, honesty and growing up. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday's "normal" boyfriend and his parents. Come meet the Addams! We promise they don't bite. (more...)

BWW Review: OTL's Lively and Laugh-filled THE ADDAMS FAMILY More Kooky than Spooky
by Amanda Etchison - Feb 28, 2017

The months of February and March are normally associated with hearts and shamrocks, not gravestones and ghouls. That is, unless you're a member of the Addams family. (more...)

Flow and Manchester United Team up to deliver the Ultimate Football Experience to Caribbean Footballers
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

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Lineup Announced for The New Black Fest at The Lark 2017
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

The New Black Fest and The Lark, two theater organizations dedicated to celebrating and advocating for extraordinary and diverse stories, have announced the third annual The New Black Fest at The Lark. (more...)

Announcing Halcyon
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

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Trevor Hall and Dance Papi at the Opera House Ballroom Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

See what's happening next month at the Opera House Ballroom! (more...)

BOYS' NIGHT: An All-Male Cirquelesque Revue Returns to The Slipper Room 3/2
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

Created and produced by Ben Franklin,  Jason Mejias,  Joshua Dean and Mr. Gorgeous, this 'All-Male Cirquelesque Revue' is celebrating 4 years of playful and saucy extravaganzas showcasing the arts of circus and burlesque. With a BRAND NEW SHOW EVERY MONTH, 'The Boys' entertain packed houses with diverse aerial and ground performances with a wink, a smile and a lot of creativity.  'Boys' Night' is the place to be for both Boys and Girls looking for a humorous and slightly naughty evening out with some of the best and brightest talents in New York.  (more...)

KD Novelties to Publish New Personalized Book After Trump Builds Wall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

KD Novelties is waiting on President's Trump promise of building a wall to release their new personalized children's book. My Adventure with the Presidents of the United States is a personalized book where children meet 10 of the United States Presidents that help him/her with their school assignment. The Presidents interact and teach children what accomplishments they made during their presidency and even tell one of their famous presidential quotes to the child. (more...)

STAR WARS Force Friday II Flies Into Stores Around the Globe This September
by Movies News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

Disney and Lucasfilm today announced Star Wars Force Friday II, a global fan event celebrating the launch of new products inspired by the highly anticipated “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” Toys, collectibles, books, apparel and more will go on sale beginning at 12:01 a.m. on September 1, 2017, with stores around the world opening for a weekend-long celebration of all things Star Wars. (more...)

East Valley Women's League Fundraiser to Support Its Community Projects
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

???????The East Valley Women's League (EVWL) is presenting  Downtown Funk…Uptown Style to benefit its community projects on Saturday, March 18 from 6-11 p.m. at Events on Jackson, 245 E. Jackson St. in Phoenix.  (more...)


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Denise La Grassa's THE BLUES AIN'T A COLOR Honors Dr. King Day with Two Shows at Jazz Showcase
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2016

Denise La Grassa will present her 75-minute original jazz-theater performance The Blues Ain't A Color to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Day with two shows at Jazz Showcase, the first time the venue has featured a peace and social justice piece. Brief community discussions about Dr. King's legacy will follow each show. (more...)

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