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Ken Ludwig's Starry A COMEDY OF TENORS Guffaws at Paper Mill Playhouse Starting Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2017

Paper Mill Playhouse, recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, presents the comedy by Ken Ludwig, A Comedy of Tenors, the hilarious sequel to the Tony Award-winning comedy Lend Me a Tenor. A friendly reminder that performances begin tomorrow, February 1, 2017 for a limited run through Sunday, February 26, 2017 at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive) in Millburn, NJ. (more...)

Aehr Test Systems to Exhibit at SPIE Photonics West 2017 in San Francisco
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2017

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Photo Flash: Cast of MADAGASCAR Visits the Jackson Zoological Park!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2017

New Stage Theatre presents the children's theatre production of Madagascar-A Musical Adventure based on the Dreamworks Animation Motion Picture, book by Kevin Del Aguila, with original Music and Lyrics by George Noriega & Joel Someillan and directed by Francine Thomas Reynolds. Check out the pics below of the cast visiting the Jackson Zoological Park! (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of BONNIE & CLYDE at The Studio Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

Bonnie & Clyde is directed by Hannah M. Sawyer with music direction by Bob Bidewell and choreography by Casey Labbate and will play The Studio Theatre next month. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the stars in costume below! (more...)

Oregon Children's Theatre to Present Stage Adaptation of FLORA & ULYSSES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

Can a hairless, little squirrel change the human heart? After getting sucked up by a Ulysses 2000x vacuum cleaner, a squirrel is rescued by Flora Belle Buckman, a 10-year-old self-proclaimed cynic. She names him Ulysses and discovers he has been reborn a superhero. Indeed, this once average squirrel can suddenly understand Flora, fly, and even write poetry. Together they embark on an adventure full of quirky characters and bursting with heart. (more...)

Jewish Repertory Theatre to Present 'THE BLACK AND BROWN OF BROADWAY MUSICALS'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

Buck, Boogie, Bop, and Beyond: The Black and Brown of Broadway Musicals, an homage to the contributions of artists from the African diaspora who have greatly contributed to American Musical Theater will be presented on Tuesday, February 21, 7:30 p.m., in the Maxine and Robert Seller Theatre, home of the Jewish Repertory Theatre. (more...)

Welcome to Boog City 10.5 Festival this Presidents' Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

Boog City's annual Presidents' Day Weekend event, Welcome to Boog City 10.5 Poetry, Music, Theater, and Film Festival, will take place from Fri. Feb. 17-Sun. Feb. 19. (more...)

KC Rep Congratulates Claybourne Elder on Role in Broadway's SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

Kansas City Rep congratulates the star of their 2016 production of The Santaland Diaries, Claybourne Elder, on his newest role on Broadway, as the soldier in Sunday in the Park with George, which was recently announced. (more...)

MEMPHIS - THE MUSICAL to Play Fort Wayne Civic Theatre This February
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2017

Fort Wayne Civic Theatre presents Memphis - The Musical, with book & lyrics by Joe DiPietro, music & lyrics by David Bryan, based on a concept by George W. George. (more...)

Fort Wayne Civic Theatre's Production of MEMPHIS The Musical
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

From the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes a hot new Broadway musical that burst off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love.  Inspired by actual events, Memphis is about a white radio DJ who wants to change the world, and a black club singer who is ready for her big break.   (more...)

BWW Review: August Wilson's Compelling JITNEY Finally Arrives On Broadway
by Michael Dale - Jan 20, 2017

When August Wilson's Jitney had its 1982 world premiere at Pittsburgh's Allegheny Repertory Theatre, there were no plans for it to serve as 1/10th of the greatest achievement in American drama. But by the time a revised version of that script opened Off-Broadway in 2000, six of the plays that would each represent a decade in his American Century Cycle had made it to Broadway and Wilson was firmly established as one the country's great playwrights. (more...)

Change of Time for StageOne's Movie Series, NEWSIES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

StageOne's showing of the movie, Newsies has changed to 11am on February 18. (more...)

BWW OperaView: A Funny Thing - or Not - Happened on the Way to the Opera House
by Richard Sasanow - Jan 19, 2017

What's new in opera? Everything you can imagine--and much that you couldn't conceive of--all in the space of a few days in New York. (more...)

The Frick Collection Presents Special Exhibition, PIERRE GOUTHIERE: VIRTUOSO GLIDER, 2/2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The Frick Collection is pleased to present a rare opportunity for the public to experience a theatrical performance in the museum's galleries, presented in conjunction with the acclaimed special exhibition Pierre Gouthière: Virtuoso Gilder at the French Court.  The Constant Players is a comedy in one act by the French eighteenth-century playwright Pierre de Marivaux. The most esteemed successor to the seventeenth-century playwright Molière, Marivaux's innovative language reveals the close relationship between refined artistry and raw emotion.  The play is adapted and directed by Mériam Korichi with actors Joan Juliet Buck, Catherine Eaton, Adam Green, and Sophie Orloff; opera singers Clarissa Lyons (soprano), Ashley Kerr (soprano), Nicholas Martorano (baritone), and Alexander Swan (tenor); and pianist Gerald Martin Moore. (more...)

THE CALL OF THE WILD Continues at Theatre Project
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The Call of the Wild by Jack London, adapted and performed by Charlie Bethel, runs through January 29 at Theatre Project. (more...)

Photo Flash: Mad Cow Theatre Presents PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Mad Cow Theatre is delighted to announce the cast and creative team for Steve Martin's uproariously offbeat comedy Picasso at the Lapin Agile, which will take the Harriett stage Jan. 20, 2017 as the fourth production of Mad Cow Theatre's Season 20. (more...)

Intersil Battery Charger Extends Backup Battery Life of Automotive eCall Systems
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

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Conjo Players Theatre Releases Exciting News About ENCORE! An Evening Celebrating Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Conjo Players Theatre has released exciting news about ENCORE! An Evening Celebrating Theatre (more...)

GOING WEST: THE STORY OF THE TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Premiere Headed to B Street Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

B Street Theatre will present the World Premiere of Going West: The Story of the Transcontinental Railroad as the third production in the 2016 - 2017 Family Series Season. (more...)

Buck Creek Players Bring Charlie Brown and the Peanuts Gang to Life for 200th Production
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Experience the Buck Creek Players Collection of Favorites as we continue our 43rd season of quality theater with the new, revised Broadway production of the high-energy musical, YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN. With book, music, and lyrics by Clark M. Gesner, this all new production features new music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, and additional dialogue by Michael Mayer. (more...)

BWW Review: THE CALL OF THE WILD at Baltimore Theatre Project Intrigues
by Kristen Price - Jan 16, 2017

I had never heard of the Baltimore Theatre Project. As someone who fancies herself pretty up on the theater scene in the area, I was very surprised that it had never been on my radar. The Baltimore Theatre Project is a small regional theater located in the arts district of Baltimore City. (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...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Starz Original Limited Series THE WHITE PRINCESS
by TV News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Starz announced today that the highly-anticipated STARZ Original Limited Series  THE WHITE PRINCESS – a follow-up to the Golden Globe® and Emmy® award-nominated STARZ Original Miniseries “The White Queen” (more...)

Tony Winner Mel Brooks to Be Honored With BAFTA Fellowship
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts will honor Mel Brooks with the Fellowship at the EE British Academy Film Awards on Sunday February 12th. (more...)

Charlotte Maltby Stars in THE SOUND OF MUSIC Tour, Stopping at the Palace This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

The halls of the magnificent Palace Theater in Waterbury will be alive with The Sound of Music when the CT Premiere engagement of the beloved musical plays there March 7 - 12 for eight performances.  (more...)

BWW Review: Love and Grace Fill the Spaces Of BROKEN MEMORIES
by Herbert Paine - Feb 8, 2017

BROKEN MEMORIES, an independent film based on a story by Frankie Lauderdale and directed by Michael Worth, is a poignant portrait of a man and his son navigating the transition to Alzheimer's. Backed by a strong cast, featuring Rance Howard, stunning visuals by Russell Bell, and the music of David Williams, the film will be featured at the February 2017 Sedona International Film Festival. (more...)

GlassesUSA.com Adds Contact Lenses To Its Broad Suite Of Affordable Eyewear Offerings
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

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Aehr Test Systems Announces $2.5 Million in Follow-On Orders for ABTS Burn-In and Test System Products From Leading IC Manufacturer
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

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Photo Coverage: Attend the Tale! Meet the Company of Off-Broadway's Immersive SWEENEY TODD
by Walter McBride - Feb 3, 2017

Rehearsals are underway for the Tooting Arts Club production of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by Hugh Wheeler from an adaptation by Christopher Bond, directed by Bill Buckhurst. The production begins performances on February 14, 2017 and officially opens on March 1, 2017 at the Barrow Street Theatre (27 Barrow Street). Tickets are now on sale through August 13, 2017. (more...)

Buck Creek Players Announce 2017 Blaine Jarrett Scholarship Applications Opening
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

The Blaine Jarrett Memorial Scholarship Fund, a fund managed by Buck Creek Players, is pleased to announce the availability of the Blaine Jarrett Memorial Scholarship. Any graduating high school senior or college freshman who is currently enrolled or accepted into a performing arts related major/minor at a college or university is eligible to apply.  Majors/minors which will be considered include: dance, theater performance, technical theater, instrumental music, vocal music, or related field.  (more...)

Downhome Musical PUMP BOYS AND DINETTES Comes to City Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2017

Pump Boys And Dinettes a down-home musical full of country fun opens at City Theater in Biddeford March 10th. Welcome to the Double Cupp Diner, way down on Highway 57 between Frog Level and Smyrna, where the pie is fresh, and the waitresses are like the coffee - hot! The boys from the gas station next door play a high-octane blend of country and bluegrass packed with entertaining toe-tappers about life, love, and good times. Come on in and let good American folk music melt your troubles away with a generous serving of great music and foot-stomping fun. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 2/25/2017
by - Feb 25, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 2/25/2017. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Tooting Arts Club's SWEENEY TODD
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

The Tooting Arts Club production of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by Hugh Wheeler from an adaptation by Christopher Bond, directed by Bill Buckhurst, officially opens on March 1, 2017 at the Barrow Street Theatre (27 Barrow Street). Check out a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

National New Play Network to Premiere 4 Plays at 15 Theaters This Year
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

National New Play Network, the country's alliance of nonprofit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, announces four Rolling World Premieres: Halftime with Don by Ken Weitzman, Doublewide by Stephen Spotswood, The Arsonists by Jacqueline Goldfinger, and Building the Wall by Robert Schenkkan. The four plays will receive a total of 15 NNPN RWP productions, with each play seeing at least three distinct productions in a discrete 12-month period. (more...)

Riverside Theatre presents Lucas Hnath's THE CHRISTIANS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

Riverside Theatre, led by Producing Artistic Director/CEO Allen D. Cornell and Managing Director/COO Jon R. Moses, present the contemporary play by Lucas Hnath, The Christians. Sponsored by Riverside Theatre's Patron Producers Group, The Christians performs on the Waxlax Stage from March 21 - April 9, 2017. (more...)

Iwan Rheon Cast in Lead Role for New ABC Series MARVEL'S INHUMANS
by TV News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

Prominent actor Iwan Rheon ('Game of Thrones') has been cast in the lead role of Maximus in the MARVEL'S INHUMANS television series. (more...)

Austin Based Funk/Soul Band Flyjack Announces New Album
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

On March 31, Austin-based Flyjack will release its third record, New Day - a love letter to late 60's and early 70's rare groove, soul and deep funk. (more...)

Aehr Test Systems Receives Order in Excess of $4 Million for FOX-XP Test and Burn-in System with new Singulated Die/Module Test Configuration
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

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Chris Shiflett's 'West Coast Town' Music Video Premieres at Noisey
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

The official music video for Chris Shiflett's “West Coast Town” is premiering today at Vice's Noisey. Watch/share HERE. Of the video, the site praises, “…it immediately puts you in the mood for a good-ass time.” (more...)

Derby Dinner Playhouse to present STINKY KIDS THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Derby Dinner Playhouse will open STINKY KIDS THE MUSICAL on February 25, 2017 as part of their Children's Musical Theatre Series.  Public performances run February 25, March 4, 11, 18, 20, 25, April 1, 2017.  For ticket information please call 812-288-8281 or visit www.derbydinner.com (more...)

Hell in a Handbag to Stage LADY X - A MUISCAL at Mary's Attic This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

Hold the presses! Hell in a Handbag Productions announced today it will open its 15th season with the world premiere of LADY X - A MUSICAL, a shocking expose ripped from the headlines of yesteryear! LADY X will replace the previously announced musical VALLEY!, from April 21 - June 11, 2017 at Mary's Attic, 5400 N. Clark St. in Chicago.   (more...)

Catherine McCormack and Jack Monaghan to Lead the Cast of THE GRADUATE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

???????Catherine McCormack and Jack Monaghan will lead the cast of The Graduate, opening on Tuesday 30 May at Curve. (more...)

Mad Cow Theatre to Experiment with 2017 Science Play Festival
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

Mad Cow Theatre has announced the 2017 Science Play Festival, running February 24-26 in the Harriett Theatre. (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...)

THIS IS US Ranks #3 Among Big 4 Telecasts for the Primetime Week 2/6
by TV News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

NBC has averaged a 1.0 rating in adults 18-49 and 3.7 million viewers overall for the primetime ratings week of Feb. 6-12, according to “live plus same day” viewing figures from Nielsen Media Research. (more...)

Championship Bull Riding to Buck Back Into Casper This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

White's Mountain Motors presents Buckin' broncs, mutton busting, and the return of Championship Bull Riding (CBR) at the Casper Events Center. (more...)

Festival of Women's Plays Opens Season at the Ivoryton Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

The Ivoryton Playhouse is excited to announce the 2017 inaugural festival of the Women Playwrights Initiative -  Four One Acts by Four Fabulous Women Playwrights. Two evenings of staged readings will take place on Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4, 2017 at The Ivoryton Playhouse, 103 Main Street, Ivoryton, CT, followed by discussions with playwrights, actors and directors. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 2/11/2017
by - Feb 11, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 2/11/2017. (more...)

Joan Didion, Joyce Carol Oates, and Philip Pullman Join Ranks of Open Road Integrated Media Iconic Authors
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

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Chris Shiflett's New Solo Album Out 4/14; Title Track Premieres at Rolling Stone
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

West Coast Town, the new solo album from acclaimed musician, songwriter and performer Chris Shiflett, will be released April 14 on SideOneDummy Records. I (more...)

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