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SOSO Is Bringing the World's Most Innovative Product to MarketSOSO Is Bringing the World's Most Innovative Product to Market
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2016

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'The Americana All Stars' Band Together, Launch Bus Tour'The Americana All Stars' Band Together, Launch Bus Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2016

“The Americana All Stars”, the Brainchild of music agent Amy Magrinat and recording artist Tokyo Rosenthal, announced their first “bus tour” today. (more...)

DIAMONDFEST Begins 4/21 in Las VegasDIAMONDFEST Begins 4/21 in Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2016

'DIAMOND MOUNTAIN' movie premiere and 'AMERICAN TRILOGY' concert set to highlight 'DIAMONDFEST' weekend in Las Vegas honoring 50-years of Neil Diamond music. (more...)

Cast Announced for Frontier Theatre Productions' THE LOVERS OF VIORNECast Announced for Frontier Theatre Productions' THE LOVERS OF VIORNE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2016

Today Frontier Theatre Productions announces the full cast for its first production of Marguerite Duras' The Lovers of Viorne in a translation by Barbara Bray, opening on 4 May, with a preview on 3 May, and running until 21 May.  James Roose-Evans directs Charlotte Cornwell (Claire), Kevin Trainor (Interrogator) and Martin Turner (Pierre Lannes). (more...)

Vienna Philharmonic Choir & Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra to Perform SYMPHONY TO A LOST GENERATIONVienna Philharmonic Choir & Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra to Perform SYMPHONY TO A LOST GENERATION
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2016

The world's first fully holographic production, a moving depiction of the human tragedy of the First World War. 250 actors and dancers appear beside the Vienna Philharmonic Choir and Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra in Adam Donen's epic symphony and drama. Its scale and imagination is like nothing you've experienced. (more...)

THE GENIUS AND THE JERK is Now AvailableTHE GENIUS AND THE JERK is Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2016

In this new release from Now and Then, Walter Vatter, using the compass of Steve Jobs's youth and early years, guides us through the tempest of Jobs's personality. Without denying the historically tectonic impact of the Jobsian mania, Vatter reveals a man who operated within a unique and sometimes hysterical 'reality distortion field.' Within this RDF-a phrase taken from the pilot episode of Star Trek and applied in 1981 by Apple engineer Bud Tribble-Jobs produced some of the most profound changes to human technology and communication. (more...)

Metaphorically Speaking to Host BATTLE OF THE SEXES at Victoria Theatre, 4/2Metaphorically Speaking to Host BATTLE OF THE SEXES at Victoria Theatre, 4/2
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2016

Metaphorically Speaking , Brainchild of spoken word artists Jay Martinez and Tony Nalls present BATTLE OF THE SEXES, a gritty, energetic , sexy diverse poetry slam competition on April 2, 2016 at 8 p.m. at the historic Victoria Theatre in downtown Dayton. Tickets are on sale now at the Ticket Center Stage Box Office, by calling 937-228-3630, toll-free 888-228-3630, or online at www.ticketcenterstage.com. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: MAMMA MIA! Coming to Jackson, 5/16STAGE TUBE: MAMMA MIA! Coming to Jackson, 5/16
by Stage Tube - Mar 28, 2016

MAMMA MIA! comes to Jackson at the Jackson Theater THALIA MARA HALL, May 16, 2016.  Check out a preview of the show below! (more...)

New York Times Bestselling Author Robert K. Tanenbaum to Headline Mystery Writers Key West Fest 2016New York Times Bestselling Author Robert K. Tanenbaum to Headline Mystery Writers Key West Fest 2016
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2016

New York Times bestselling author Robert K. Tanenbaum, acclaimed author of three true-crime books and twenty-seven novels - including the celebrated Butch Karp and Marlene Ciampi crime/legal thriller series - is to headline a hit list of mystery writers and true-crime experts at the 2016 Mystery Writers Key West Fest, set for June 10-12, in Key West, Florida. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for PARADE at Manchester's New Arts VenueFull Cast Announced for PARADE at Manchester's New Arts Venue
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2016

The full cast has now been confirmed for the revival of the classic musical Parade, which will run for three and a half weeks at Manchester's newest arts venue. (more...)

FATHER MISGIVINGS Set for Ocean State Theatre, 6/18FATHER MISGIVINGS Set for Ocean State Theatre, 6/18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2016

Ocean State Theatre Company (OSTC), the not-for-profit professional theatre company, currently celebrating its fourth season in its comfortable, stadium-style theatre in Warwick, is pleased to present a benefit performance of Misgivings on Saturday, June 18, 2016. (more...)

Seacoast Rep to Host Fugue Mill Music FestivalSeacoast Rep to Host Fugue Mill Music Festival
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2016

Jazz, Folk, Classical Music, Beat Poetry, and innovative Songwriting come together in the first Fugue Mill Music Festival, an all day music and art festival at Seacoast Repertory Theatre. (more...)

Join The Revolution! 'Irish start up Emojitones (http://www.emojitones.com) launches iOS and Android AppJoin The Revolution! 'Irish start up Emojitones (http://www.emojitones.com) launches iOS and Android App
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2016

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Photo Coverage: Tony-Winning Producer Stacey Mindich Receives CTI AwardPhoto Coverage: Tony-Winning Producer Stacey Mindich Receives CTI Award
by Jennifer Broski - Mar 15, 2016

Tony Award-winning Broadway producer Stacey Mindich was presented The Commercial Theater Institute's Robert Whitehead Award for 'outstanding achievement in commercial theatre producing' at a reception at Sardi's today, March 15, 2016. BroadwayWorld was there and brings you photos from the event below! (more...)

Tony-Winning Producer Stacey Mindich Receives 2016 Robert Whitehead Award TodayTony-Winning Producer Stacey Mindich Receives 2016 Robert Whitehead Award Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2016

Tony Award-winning Broadway producer Stacey Mindich will be presented The Commercial Theater Institute's Robert Whitehead Award for 'outstanding achievement in commercial theatre producing' at a reception at Sardi's today, March 15, 2016. (more...)

Frontier Theatre Productions Announces First ShowFrontier Theatre Productions Announces First Show
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2016

Frontier Theatre Productions' Artistic Director James Roose-Evans today announces the company's first show - a production of Marguerite Duras's The Lovers Of Viorne which runs from 3 - 21 May at The Theatre Room, Frontier's new 55 seat chamber theatre in their headquarters at 6 Frederick's Place.  Roose-Evans directs Charlotte Cornwell as Claire with full casting to be announced shortly.  (more...)

Singapore Returns to Hong Kong FILMART with Strong and Diverse Offerings across GenresSingapore Returns to Hong Kong FILMART with Strong and Diverse Offerings across Genres
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2016

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New Improv Show ON THE SPOT to Play LMAO Improv Comedy RoomNew Improv Show ON THE SPOT to Play LMAO Improv Comedy Room
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2016

 What do you get when you combine some of the best vocalists in New York with World-class improvisers? You get a brand new type of show, where a new musical is created each night ... 'On the Spot'. The Brainchild of Nathan Armstrong (Producer), Patrick Reidy (Director) and Andrew Whitbeck (Musical Director) currently plays Mondays 8pm at the Broadway Comedy Club's LMAO Improv Comedy Room (318 West 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019). These shows do sell out, so online reservations recommend (Tickets $25-40). http://www.onthespotnyc.com/  (more...)

HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL to Play Sydney Opera HouseHEATHERS: THE MUSICAL to Play Sydney Opera House
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2016

Teen angst gets a body count when Westerburg High's hottest mean girls return in Heathers: The Musical this June (8-26) at the Sydney Opera House. (more...)

Watch: DOCTRIN Debuts New Video for 'Water Sign'Watch: DOCTRIN Debuts New Video for 'Water Sign'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2016

DOCTRIN, the Brainchild of Australian-born singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer Dolly Denko proudly premieres the new video for her latest single “Water Sign”, exclusively with New Noise Magazine. Directed by Dolly herself, the visually-striking clip was shot just outside of Sequoia National Park along the freezing waters of Three Rivers, CA, which made the video's final shot fairly dangerous. (more...)

NextGen Global Resources to Broaden Talent Offerings to Cover Internet of Things (IoT) and Wireless Evolution CapabilitiesNextGen Global Resources to Broaden Talent Offerings to Cover Internet of Things (IoT) and Wireless Evolution Capabilities
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2016

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Brown Paper Press to Launch Two Nonfiction BooksBrown Paper Press to Launch Two Nonfiction Books
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2016

LONG BEACH, Calif., Feb. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ An independent press quietly launched a year ago in Long Beach has emerged as a new player in Southern California publishing, with a pair of nonfiction books set to debut on Tuesday, Feb. 23. (more...)

Now you can stop real estate deals falling through - Vamoove has the solutionNow you can stop real estate deals falling through - Vamoove has the solution
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2016

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BWW Review: The First Annual International Cabaret Festival's Hall of Fame Inductions Pack New York's Metropolitan RoomBWW Review: The First Annual International Cabaret Festival's Hall of Fame Inductions Pack New York's Metropolitan Room
by Alix Cohen - Feb 20, 2016

The Brainchild of Metropolitan Room managing partner Bernie Furshpan, his General Manager Joseph Macchia, and Cabaret Scenes Magazine Publisher Peter Leavy, New York's first International Cabaret Festival (February 17-21) debuted Wednesday night at the Met Room with performances and inductions into the newly established Cabaret Hall of Fame (an actual location for Hall and its memorabilia to be determined at a later date). Clubs hosting this year's festival include The Metropolitan Room, Don't Tell Mama, The Duplex, Feinstein's/54 Below, Iridium, Joe's Pub, and Stage 72 (formerly The Triad). (more...)

Random Rab to Perform at Fox Theatre, 4/9Random Rab to Perform at Fox Theatre, 4/9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2016

Z2 Entertainment is proud to present Random Rab with Lapa at the Fox Theatre on Saturday, April 9th, 2016. Tickets are on sale now for $15 advanced or $17 day of show. (more...)

Broadway Producer Stacey Mindich to Keynote Syracuse University's Newhouse School's Convocation CeremonyBroadway Producer Stacey Mindich to Keynote Syracuse University's Newhouse School's Convocation Ceremony
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2016

Stacey Mindich '86, Tony Award-winning producer and a 1986 alumna of the Newhouse School at Syracuse University, will speak at the Newhouse Convocation Ceremony on Saturday, May 14, at noon in the Carrier Dome. (more...)

BrickStix' Teams with Nickelodeon on SpongeBob SquarePants' and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' Reusable Stickers for Plastic Construction Bricks!BrickStix' Teams with Nickelodeon on SpongeBob SquarePants' and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' Reusable Stickers for Plastic Construction Bricks!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2016

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Play The Paper Mill Game!  Review Clues To Remember Their Productions From The Past Six SeasonsPlay The Paper Mill Game! Review Clues To Remember Their Productions From The Past Six Seasons
by Michael Dale - Feb 11, 2016

Paper Mill has been teasing playgoers with hints about their upcoming productions since 2010. (more...)

Lost Dog New Music Ensemble to Present Norgard Retrospective, 6/16-18Lost Dog New Music Ensemble to Present Norgard Retrospective, 6/16-18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2016

Lost Dog New Music Ensemble is pleased to announce the programming for Norgard in New York, a three-day festival dedicated to the music of Per Norgard, the seminal Danish composer. Taking place on June 16-18 (8 PM) at Scandinavia House, these three concerts mark the first retrospective of Norgard's work to occur in the United States, with a staggering eleven U.S premieres.  (more...)

FittMatch App Enables Exercisers to Find Fitness PartnersFittMatch App Enables Exercisers to Find Fitness Partners
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ FittMatch is a revolutionary new app designed to transform how people workout with one another. Up until now, finding other people to exercise with has been at best laborious. Thanks to this powerful app, those wanting to find workout partners and trainers now have the technology needed to get motivated and stay accountable in a highly social way. (more...)

Amy Engelhardt Returns to Don't Tell Mama on 5/11Amy Engelhardt Returns to Don't Tell Mama on 5/11
by Louisa Brady - Apr 30, 2016

Award-winning vocalist, songwriter, arranger and composer/lyricist Amy Engelhardt returns to Don't Tell Mama for her first completely solo show in New York City on May 11 at 7PM. My Own Devices is a collection of songs by turns poignant, pithy and... downright goofy, from her upcoming CD of the same name, plus choice eclectic covers and selections from her award-winning debut CD, Not Gonna Be Pretty ('A rare and intelligent edge in wordsmithery...' - Metroland Magazine). (more...)

Jessica McKeirle to Present GENDER SPANNER in Sydney, May 4Jessica McKeirle to Present GENDER SPANNER in Sydney, May 4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2016

On the back of her first Australian tour, smashing her way into the hearts of Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide, Jessica McKeirle brings Gender Spanner the to The Sydney Comedy Festival. Now in its filthy pubescence, the act emerges bigger, louder and messier at The Factory Theatre, May 4th, 6th and 8th. (more...)

New York Funny Songs Fest to Conclude Five-Year Run in MayNew York Funny Songs Fest to Conclude Five-Year Run in May
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2016

For the past 4 years, the New York Funny Songs Fest has given a steay beat to the laughter and even inspired off-shoot festivals such as LA based comedy festival, Tenacious D's Festival Supreme and Chicago's Laughing Stock, but after the 5th and final year set to happen this May 19-21, 2016, the festival will say goodbye, at least in it's current form. (more...)

New, Immersive Kids Experience PIP'S ISLAND to Sail to New York CityNew, Immersive Kids Experience PIP'S ISLAND to Sail to New York City
by BroadwayWorld JR - Apr 25, 2016

Michael Jacobsen, co-founder of DIRTY DANCING: THE MUSICAL is an investor in PIP'S ISLAND. The project is an animated fantasy series and the brand is bringing the PIP'S ISLAND world to life with immersive, interactive, 360-degree experiential events featuring live actors, animation and cutting edge set design. (more...)

Introducing SampleMe: Opinions Wanted, Instant Rewards!Introducing SampleMe: Opinions Wanted, Instant Rewards!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2016

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Tribeca New Music to Welcome Ashley Bathgate to the cell, 5/15Tribeca New Music to Welcome Ashley Bathgate to the cell, 5/15
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2016

Tribeca New Music continues its 2016 season with celebrated cellist Ashley Bathgate (Bang on a Can All-Star) performing works from her new CD, Stories for Ocean Shells, a collaboration with composer Kate Moore. (more...)

Photo Coverage: First Look at BalletBoyz in LIFE by Javier de FrutosPhoto Coverage: First Look at BalletBoyz in LIFE by Javier de Frutos
by Roy Tan - Apr 22, 2016

BalletBoyz are currently on a UK tour, featuring two new commissions by Pontus Lidberg and Javier de Frutos. The evening takes an elegant, powerful and sometimes provocative look at life and death. BroadwayWorld has exclusive photos of the dancers onstage below! (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Season 2 of TBS's ANGIE TRIBECA Launches 6/6VIDEO: First Look - Season 2 of TBS's ANGIE TRIBECA Launches 6/6
by TV News Desk - Apr 22, 2016

After putting murderous ventriloquists, bakers and painters behind bars in its first amazing season, TBS's ANGIE TRIBECA is ready to untangle all new webs of deceit in the gripping second season. (more...)

VIDEO:  Shotgun Players' HAMLET Roulette Has Actors Trading Roles Every NightVIDEO: Shotgun Players' HAMLET Roulette Has Actors Trading Roles Every Night
by Michael Dale - Apr 22, 2016

Each member of the seven member ensemble memorizes every role and finds out five minutes before showtime how the performance is cast. (more...)

OneWindow Workplace, The First Turnkey Intranet Built Solely On Microsoft Office 365, Gains MomentumOneWindow Workplace, The First Turnkey Intranet Built Solely On Microsoft Office 365, Gains Momentum
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2016

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JUNIORE Reveal 'La Route' w/ FADER; New LP Out 5/20JUNIORE Reveal 'La Route' w/ FADER; New LP Out 5/20
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2016

Juniore is the Brainchild of French singer/songwriter Anna Jean. Fusing '60s influences (Nico meets Françoise Hardy), their work is at once haunting and rhythmic, propelled by sensual, reverb-drenched melodies. (more...)

Diverging Elements Theatre Co. to Present HEROINES IN HISTORY as Part of Radd FestDiverging Elements Theatre Co. to Present HEROINES IN HISTORY as Part of Radd Fest
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2016

New York-based theatre company Diverging Elements Theatre Co. will present HEROINES IN HISTORY, an evening of three original productions, ANNE FRANK: MY SECRET LIFE, A LETTER TO AUNTIE ROSA, and INEZ: THE SUFFRAGE HERALD, as part of RADD Fest Off-Broadway. (more...)

Kino Kimino ft. Members of Sonic Youth Drop Video w. FADERKino Kimino ft. Members of Sonic Youth Drop Video w. FADER
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2016

Recently announced by Pitchfork, Kino Kimino is the Brainchild of Kim Talon, who plugged in with Lee Ranaldo and Steve Shelley of Sonic Youth to throw down the ten sweetly serrated, sometimes volatile, post-punk songs on debut album Bait Is for Sissies. (more...)

TV Land Orders THROWING SHADE Late Night Show Based on Funny or Die SeriesTV Land Orders THROWING SHADE Late Night Show Based on Funny or Die Series
by TV News Desk - Apr 15, 2016

V Land is getting into the late night game with a series pick-up for 'Throwing Shade,' the hit podcast and Funny Or Die video series, with a 10-episode order, slated to premiere in January 2017 in the 11pm ET/PT timeslot. The political and pop culture late night show, which will have a live audience, stars Erin Gibson ('Parks and Recreation,' 'Kroll Show') and Bryan Safi ('Modern Family,' 'Superstore') as themselves and will bring their unique perspective to the hottest topics of today, from feminism and gay rights to the latest celebrity nonsense. (more...)

23Traders Announces the Launch of Its New Portfolio Analysis Tool23Traders Announces the Launch of Its New Portfolio Analysis Tool
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2016

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DFSgold Announces DFSgold Player of the Year Presented by JaybirdDFSgold Announces DFSgold Player of the Year Presented by Jaybird
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2016

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BWW Review: MAMMA MIA! at the Isaac Theatre RoyalBWW Review: MAMMA MIA! at the Isaac Theatre Royal
by Sam Jury - Apr 1, 2016

The international smash-hit musical Mamma Mia! opened last night in Christchurch at the beautifully restored Isaac Theatre Royal. It is the first of three hotly anticipated musicals to be put on by Showbiz Christchurch this year as part of a national consortium of theatre production partners. (more...)

Annoyance Theater to Present THE BARGAIN BIN SALE OF A LIFETIMEAnnoyance Theater to Present THE BARGAIN BIN SALE OF A LIFETIME
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2016

The Annoyance Theater, home of the longest running musical, offers its latest creation, the parody The Bargain Bin Sale of a Lifetime, a bizarre take on the QVC and Home Shopping Network (HSN). What at first appears to be a play about a home shopping-style tv show soon spirals into musical numbers, 80s montages, post-apocalyptic scenarios, a homicide mystery and (of course) a scene in a shoe store. Oh, and a dictator known as The Overlord. In a world where every product can be described as "amazing" and "life-changing," four salesmen learn about what truly makes their lives worth living: the bargains. (more...)

Celtic Thunder Return with 'Legacy Tour' This AugustCeltic Thunder Return with 'Legacy Tour' This August
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2016

Just this month CELTIC THUNDER debuted their latest album and PBS-TV special, Legacy. That means a “live” version of Legacy will be hitting the road and Playhouse Square for Celtic Thunder's annual visit. (more...)

KINO KIMINO Announce Debut LP ft. Members of Sonic Youth + Share 'Passion'KINO KIMINO Announce Debut LP ft. Members of Sonic Youth + Share 'Passion'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2016

Kino Kimino is the Brainchild of Kim Talon, who landed in New York City from Manitoba, headed across the river to Hoboken and plugged in with Lee Ranaldo and Steve Shelley of Sonic Youth to throw down the ten sweetly serrated, sometimes volatile, post-punk songs on debut album Bait Is for Sissies (more...)

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