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Richard Dresser's BELOW THE BELT Opens at Westbeth Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2014

Delving into the darkly absurd corners of corporate America and middle-man-purgatory, director Michael Sladek makes his NYC stage debut with a fresh production of Below the Belt by acclaimed playwright, Richard Dresser. Presented by Black Lodge Theater, the work will be staged in the old boiler room of the iconic Westbeth Center for the Arts. (more...)

Breker Verification Systems, Truechip Solutions Partner to Provide Interoperable, High-Quality Verification IP Environment
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2014

SAN JOSE, CA - Breker Verification Systems, The System-on-Chip (SoC) Verification Company, and Truechip, the verification IP specialist, today announced a joint partnership to provide an interoperable and high-quality Verification Intellectual Property (Verification IP) environment. (more...)

JobApp CEO to Present at OASIS, the Premier Growth Equity and Venture Capital Conference for Senior-Level Investors and Top Executives from Technology Companies
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2014

DENVER, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ John P. Raeder, Jr., JobApp's CEO, will be giving an overview of the company's financial performance and growth strategy, product solutions, client case studies, and market opportunity at OASIS: The Montgomery Summit in Santa Monica, California. OASIS is an invitation-only event featuring top entrepreneurs and investors, senior-level media and technology executives, and leading industry visionaries. (more...)

MrFootage to Be the European Distributor for Action Sports Footage
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2014

MrFootage, the leading online footage library, is the European distributor for action sports stock footage. The company provides hard to find stock footage of all kinds of sports. Footage in this genre is from air sports, equestrian sports, gymnastics, wrestling, water sports, Olympic sports and so on. (more...)

Synopsys Unveils Advanced Mixed-Signal Verification Initiative to Accelerate Regression Testing of Mixed-Signal SoCs
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2014

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

Loukmaan Adams to Bring Solo Show to Baxter Concert Hall, 5-12 April
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2014

One of Cape Town's favourite sons, Loukmaan Adams, presents his first solo show, My Wonderyears, for a limited season at the Baxter Concert Hall. It will be performed from 5 to 12 April at 8.15pm with an extra show at 12 noon on 12 April. (more...)

'A Little Piece of a Great Big Soul' Meet the Full Cast of Broadway's OF MICE AND MEN, Beginning Tomorrow!
by Meet the Cast - Mar 18, 2014

Directed by Tony Award-winner Anna D. Shapiro, the new Broadway production of Of Mice and Men begins performances tomorrow, Wednesday, March 19, 2014 and will officially open on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street). Scroll down to learn more about the full company, plus watch interviews with the cast and get a sneak peek at the play below! (more...)

Rattlestick's ODE TO JOY Extends Through April 19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2014

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater's Artistic Director David Van Asselt and Managing Director Brian Long have announced that following strong reviews, the world premiere of Ode to Joy, written and directed by Craig Lucas, will extend three weeks through Saturday, April 19 at the Cherry Lane Theatre, 38 Commerce Street. (more...)

JobApp Unveils Major Release of Social Recruitment Platform
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2014

DENVER, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ JobApp's market-leading Social Recruiting and Talent Management System built for the Service Industry's Hourly workforce has exceeded all revenue and bookings forecasts in 1H, 2014. The newest JobApp product aimed at recruiting Millennials has been deployed in thousands of client sites, enabled by the company's Social-Mobile Recruiting Start-Up Program. JobApp enhanced its product platform vision by listening to its blue-chip customer base, market analysts, and following the trends within its core data set of millions of current job seekers looking to engage with potential employers via their smartphone to bring this new product to market. (more...)

World Premieres by Neil LaBute, Roger Hedden, Albert Innaurato & More Set for SUMMER SHORTS 2014, 7/18-8/30
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2014

Throughline Artists will present SUMMER SHORTS 2014, their eighth annual festival of new American short plays from established and emerging writers, at 59E59 Theaters (59 East 59th Street). Performances will begin Friday July 18th, and continue through Saturday August 30th only. (more...)

INSP to Pay Tribute to BRADY BUNCH Star Ann B. Davis, 6/5
by TV News Desk - Jun 2, 2014

INSP will pay tribute to BRADY BUNCH star Ann B. Davis ('Alice'). The Brady Bunch: A Tribute to Ann B. Davis will air this Thursday, June 5th beginning at 5PM ET. (more...)

Heather Graham, Gia Crovatin, Callie Thorne, and Frederick Weller Set to Star in Neil LaBute's THE MONEY SHOT at MCC
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

MCC THEATER (Robert LuPone, Bernard Telsey, William Cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) just announced that film star Heather Graham, Gia Crovatin, Golden Globe nominee Callie Thorne, and Frederick Weller will star in the world premiere of MCC Playwright-in-Residence Neil LaBute's new play, The Money Shot, directed by Terry Kinney. Performances for The Money Shot begin at the Lucille Lortel Theatre (121 Christopher Street, NYC) on September 4, 2014. An official opening is set for September 22, 2014and it is currently scheduled through October 12, 2014. Tickets are now on sale. For info, please visit www.mcctheater.org. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Resonant FISHERS OF HOPE (TAWARET) a Step in the Right Direction for the Baxter
by David Fick - Jul 17, 2014

Acclaimed South African writer-director Lara Foot's new play deals with the specific trials and tribulations of the fishing community of western Kenya, telling a story that holds a great deal of resonance for us here in South Africa, without being drowned out by our own socio-political history and situation. (more...)

'Best of Fringe' Begins Today at the Toronto Centre for the Performing Arts
by Alan Henry - Jul 16, 2014

The Toronto Fringe Festival has announced the lineup for the Best of Fringe, selected and presented at the Toronto Centre for the Performing Arts. Eight fringe productions will be presented in the Studio Theatre between July 16, 2014 and July 30, 2014. (more...)

Green Way Pavements Donates Environmentally Friendly Outdoor Checkerboard to Children's Discovery Center
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2014

BINGHAMTON, N.Y., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Can children play Checkers or chess and learn how to protect our environment at the same time? Many of you would say 'Absolutely!' and Green Way Pavements of Binghamton, NY has helped make it possible. (more...)

Lara Foot's FISHERS OF HOPE (TAWARET) at the Baxter Flipside Until 2 August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

Following its success at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, writer-director Lara Foot's latest play, FISHERS OF HOPE (TAWARET) has opened at the Baxter Flipside for a short season through 2 August, with performances at 19:30 nightly. (more...)

Avery Design and BaySand Team to Deliver IP Solutions for TeneX Configurable SoC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2014

“Avery is excited to team with BaySand to promote a comprehensive and cohesive design IP and core-to-chip-level verification solution to fully leverage the unparalleled value propositions in NRE and time to market (TTM) of Tenex”, said Chris Browy, vice president of sales and marketing for Avery Design Systems. “Initially Avery VIP will be used to internally validate BaySand's IP portfolio using our robust models, protocol checking, and compliance testsuites. Tenex customers will benefit by using Avery VIP for their SoC verification based on shared goals and experience built up between Avery and BaySand.” (more...)

Final Draft, Inc. Launches Final Draft 9
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2014

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ Final Draft, Inc., makers of the top-selling screenplay software Final Draft, will introduce Final Draft 9 on January 6, 2014. Final Draft 9 retains all the industry standard development tools and features used by film, television, and theater writers the world over while setting new benchmarks in performance and ease-of-use. (more...)

Scoop: UNDERCOVER BOSS on CBS - Today, January 3, 2014
by TV Scoop - Jan 3, 2014

Get all the scoop on UNDERCOVER BOSS, airing on CBS tonight, January 3, 2014! (more...)

MD.com Launches Symptom Checker to Enhance Patient-Doctor Connection
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2014

MD.com today announces the launch of a Symptom Checker that moves beyond traditional symptom Checkers by connecting individuals with local doctors specializing in the conditions identified by the tool. The new product offers more than 135 decision guides for men, women, and children. The product was created by, and is licensed from, Harvard Medical School. (more...)

Kathryn Erbe & Arliss Howard to Star in Craig Lucas' ODE TO JOY at Rattlestick, Begin. 2/12
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2014

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater's Artistic Director David Van Asselt and Managing Director Brian Long have announced that the world premiere of Ode to Joy, written and directed by Craig Lucas, will begin previews Wednesday, February 12 at the Cherry Lane Theatre, 38 Commerce Street. The opening night is set for Thursday, February 27. The cast features Kathryn Erbe ('Law & Order: Criminal Intent'), Roxanna Hope (Frost/Nixon) and Arliss Howard (Moneyball, Natural Born Killers). Ode to Joy is scheduled to run through Sunday, March 30. (more...)

Datalogic Teams with Digimarc to Dramatically Improve Checkout Scanning Speed
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2014

Datalogic, a global leader in Automatic Data Capture and Industrial Automation markets and producer of bar code readers is proud to announce an exciting collaboration with Digimarc Corporation (DMRC). Datalogic has enabled its new Magellan 9800i multi-plane imaging scanner to detect and process Digimarc Barcodes. The fully integrated solution will significantly reduce checkout times for retailers, boosting the average number of items scanned per minute. This faster scanning improves margins for retailers and reduces checkout wait time for consumers. The companies will demonstrate their new technologies, including the newly unveiled Digimarc Barcode at the National Retail Federation's Annual Convention and EXPO (Retail's BIG Show) 2014. (more...)

First Chance for Cape Town to Catch Award-Winning Death of a Colonialist
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2014

For the first time, Cape Town audiences have the chance to see the multiple-award-winning Death of a Colonialist when the Baxter Theatre Centre presents the show in the Golden Arrow Studio. It will run from 31 January to 1 March. (more...)

Jeffrey Bean, Elizabeth Bunch and More to Star in World Premiere of Theresa Rebeck's FOOL at Alley Theatre; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2014

Alley Theatre Artistic Director Gregory Boyd announces the cast and creative team for the world premiere of a new comedy by Theresa Rebeck, Fool. In Rebeck's new comedy, two kings get together and place a wager on their fools - a jester competition, and the funniest one gets to keep his head. Two evil minions have a lot to say about this, but not as much as the kitchen wench. And what's the queen been up to all night? A dramatical comical farcical tragical play about power, love and laughter, set in a medieval kitchen. Adult Language, Adult Situations, Beheadings. (more...)

BWW Reviews: CEREMONIES IN DARK OLD MEN Introduces Black History Month 2014 at Karamu
by Roy Berko - Feb 5, 2014

Karamu, the nation's oldest African-American theatre, opened its Black History month celebration with 'CEREMONIES IN DARK OLD MEN' by Lonne Elder III. The play and its author are both noted for their strong place in the reflections of Blacks in this country. (more...)

GAT signs premier strongman Robert Oberst.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2014

STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Three damaged ribs two broken and one dislocated- were not enough to stop six-foot-eight-inch, four-hundred-pound Robert Oberst from winning his pro card. In 2012, after barely a year of preparation, the bearded 'mountain man' competed in the Europa American Strongman contest. During the car lift event, he damaged his ribs. He had four events to go. In severe pain and with duct tape wrapped around his torso to prevent further injury, he continued, ultimately winning his pro card and breaking the US log press record. Today, Robert signed with GAT, one of the fastest-growing sports nutrition brands in North America. (more...)

CARDFREE CEO Jon Squire Offers Insights on Apple Moving into Mobile Payments; What It Means for Merchants
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2014

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Swagnotes to Play Baxter, 14 - 15 Feb
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2014

Put on your sharp suits, shine up your shoes, there's an extra special Valentine's jol waiting for you. For two shows only, Waseef Piekaan presents Swagnotes, an elegant evening of music, comedy and entertainment featuring a star-studded programme. Swagnotes will be performed on 14 and 15 February in the Baxter Concert Hall at 8pm. (more...)

Digia announces major update to Qt Enterprise Embedded out-of-the-box embedded software development offering
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2014

Qt Enterprise Embedded brings flexibility to embedded development allowing engineers to create beautiful, high-performing and modern UIs and applications with built-in productivity enhancing tools for fast, easy, fully-integrated embedded device application development. The pre-configured embedded development environment, pre-built Qt optimized software stack for immediate deployment to Qt Enterprise Embedded verified reference boards allows users to get up and running and have a working embedded project prototype from day one. It supports the key requirements for high performance with optimizable native C++ libraries and minimal footprint while providing a flexible, full-framework modular architecture to deliver unparalleled scalability. (more...)

JobApp Continues Impressive Strategic Execution and Market Share Growth in 2013 with Major Client Wins and Triple Digit Growth
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2014

DENVER, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ JobApp the leading cloud-based provider to recruit, hire, and manage the Service Industry's Hourly Workforce announced record 2013 results across every financial and operational metric. (more...)

Jeffrey Bean, Elizabeth Bunch and More Star in World Premiere of Theresa Rebeck's FOOL at Alley Theatre, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2014

Alley Theatre presents the world premiere of a new comedy by Theresa Rebeck, Fool. In Rebeck's new comedy, two kings get together and place a wager on their fools - a jester competition, and the funniest one gets to keep his head. Two evil minions have a lot to say about this, but not as much as the kitchen wench. And what's the queen been up to all night? A dramatical comical farcical tragical play about power, love and laughter, set in a medieval kitchen. Adult Language, Adult Situations, Beheadings. (more...)

World Premiere of John Kani's MISSING... Runs 27 Feb - 29 March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2014

A new South African love story and political thriller. Intrigue, deception and betrayal at the Baxter in the world premiere of John Kani's latest play, Missing ... (more...)

Kathryn Erbe & Arliss Howard Star in Craig Lucas' ODE TO JOY at Rattlestick, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2014

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater's Artistic Director David Van Asselt and Managing Director Brian Long have announced that the world premiere of Ode to Joy, written and directed by Craig Lucas, will begin previews tonight, February 12 at the Cherry Lane Theatre, 38 Commerce Street. The opening night is set for Thursday, February 27. The cast features Kathryn Erbe ('Law & Order: Criminal Intent'), Roxanna Hope (Frost/Nixon) and Arliss Howard (Moneyball, Natural Born Killers). Ode to Joy is scheduled to run through Sunday, March 30. (more...)

Vuyani Dance Theatre Returns to Cape Town this Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2014

Award-winning contemporary dance group, the Vuyani Dance Theatre (VDT), returns to Cape Town on 15 and 16 August 2014 after a successful international tour last year that included countries such as France and the United States. (more...)

MorphoTrust E-CAT to Expedite Passenger Screening at All Major U.S. Airports
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2014

MorphoTrust E-CAT automatically checks multiple security features embedded in a passenger's identification document to ensure it has not been altered or is counterfeit. Once the E-CAT is connected to TSA's network, this information will simultaneously be verified against the passenger boarding information from Secure Flight, TSA's watchlist matching system. (more...)

MISKIEN Returns to Cape Town 2-27 September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2014

Three continents, multiple awards and an avalanche of international acclaim later, ...MISKIEN is back in Cape Town 2-27 September. (more...)

BWW Reviews: It's a Choppy RIDE with Some Interesting People at None Too Fragile
by Roy Berko - Aug 19, 2014

Eric Lane is a prolific and prize winning playwright. His plays include 'Times of War,' 'Filming O'Keefe,' 'Floating,' and 'Dancing on Checkers' Grave.' Never heard of them? You are not alone. In spite of his recognition for writing some episodes for TV's 'Ryan's Hope,' his scripts are not on the list of the most published plays. (more...)

Elizabeth Reaser Joins MCC Theater's THE MONEY SHOT; Performances Begin 9/4
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2014

Screen and stage star Elizabeth Reaser, best known for her performances in the blockbuster Twilight film franchise and her season-long arc on 'Grey's Anatomy,' will step into its upcoming production of The Money Shot for the departing Heather Graham, who exits the production due to a late-breaking opportunity to begin production on a passion project. (more...)

e-PlanSoft signs OEM Partner Agreement with Accela for Electronic Plan Review
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2014

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ e-PlanSoft and Accela have partnered together to provide e-Plan's patented, web-based electronic plan review solution e-PlanCheck (EPC) for Accela's Civic Platform customers worldwide. (more...)

SkillGamesBoard Cross-Platform Online Chess and Checkers Playground: Now Launched in Beta
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

New York Stage And Film, Vassar Set 30th Anniversary Season: 'BABYLON LINE,' THE LISTENER & More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

New York Stage and Film and Vassar College, this summer celebrating the 30th year of their Powerhouse Theater collaboration, are pleased to announce the three new works that will be featured on the Mainstage during the 2014 Powerhouse Theater Season, running from June 20 to July 27 at Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, New York). Subscriptions go on sale May 7; full programming and ticket sale information will be announced at a later date. (more...)

Meet the Broadway Class of 2014- Spring Edition!
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 6, 2014

With Broadway's 2014 season now in full swing, there's a solid group of performers making their Broadway debuts this Spring. Meet all of the Great White Way's newest stars below, and be sure to let us know who you're most looking forward to seeing onstage! (more...)

Loukmaan Adams Brings Solo Show to Baxter Concert Hall, Now thru 12 April
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2014

One of Cape Town's favourite sons, Loukmaan Adams, presents his first solo show, My Wonderyears, for a limited season at the Baxter Concert Hall. It will be performed from today, 5 to 12 April at 8.15pm with an extra show at 12 noon on 12 April. (more...)

JobApp Unveils Major User Experience Release Propelling Growth and Market Momentum in Q1, 2014
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2014

DENVER, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ JobApp, the leading cloud-based provider for Social Recruiting and Talent Management Systems purposely built for the Service Industry's Hourly workforce announced a major software upgrade focused on a simple and mobile-enabled User Experience and Workforce Analytics. The newest version of JobApp's GUI builds upon the strategy that allows both Hourly and Salary/Exempt workers to engage in the business much faster and smarter. This solution captures and retains information shared across decentralized locations by connecting a vast network of applicants, hourly workers, managers, and executives with a single, optimized Employee repository from JobApp. (more...)

RaySearch Laboratories: Invitation to Annual General Meeting 2014
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2014

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Richard Dresser's BELOW THE BELT to Open 5/8 at Westbeth Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2014

Delving into the darkly absurd corners of corporate America and middle-man-purgatory, director Michael Sladek makes his NYC stage debut with a fresh production of Below the Belt by acclaimed playwright, Richard Dresser. Presented by Black Lodge Theater, the work will be staged in the old boiler room of the iconic Westbeth Center for the Arts. (more...)

Pretty Tracker is a New and Easy-to-Use Google Keyword Rank Checker
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2014

CLEARWATER, Fla., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ Josh Brenton, a SEO professional, recently announced the launch of his new Google rank tracker, Pretty Tracker. The industry's latest tracking resource provides users with smart, clear, and organized website ranking data so that they can visualize the effectiveness of their campaigns. (more...)

Rattlestick's ODE TO JOY Ends Extended Run Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2014

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater's Artistic Director David Van Asselt and Managing Director Brian Long have announced that following strong reviews, the world premiere of Ode to Joy, written and directed by Craig Lucas, ends its run today, April 19 at the Cherry Lane Theatre, 38 Commerce Street. (more...)

Richard Dresser's BELOW THE BELT to Open at Westbeth, 5/8
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

Delving into the darkly absurd corners of corporate America and middle-man-purgatory, director Michael Sladek makes his NYC stage debut with a fresh production of Below the Belt by acclaimed playwright, Richard Dresser. Presented by Black Lodge Theater, the work will be staged in the old boiler room of the iconic Westbeth Center for the Arts. (more...)

Mentor Graphics Announces the Questa X-Value Verification Solution
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2014

WILSONVILLE, Ore., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Mentor Graphics Corp. (MENT), today announced availability of a new solution for X-value verification in register transfer level (RTL) and gate level designs. X-values are symbols that represent unknown voltage levels of signals in digital IC designs. The latest version of the Questa Verification Platform links simulation and formal verification capabilities to deliver complete X-value analysis and debug, which helps an IC design team avoid the risk of silicon and simulation failure. These new capabilities target both of the problematic effects of X-values that can lead to silicon bugs and wasted design effort: X-optimism and X-pessimism. (more...)

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