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ShenanArts Announces Auditions for MEMPHIS: THE MUSICAL 10/22
by Ashlee Latimer - Oct 8, 2016

Help us put this amazing musical on stage, invite all of your friends that can sing and dance and want to be a part of something amazing in the theatre history of Staunton, Va. From the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes the Tony Award winning musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing,  irresistible songs  and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love. (more...)

Pure Storage Achieves Industry-Best Satmetrix Certified Net Promoter Score of 83.5
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

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BWW Review: THURGOOD Spreads Hope at Theatrical Outfit
by Gracie McBride - Oct 4, 2016

Most shows that Come Along seek to wow you with their large sets, extravagant costumes, and catchy dance numbers. But every so often, there comes a play that engages you with simple, honest acting, and a story filled with truth and hope. Thurgood is one such play. (more...)

Travel to London with New Kids Musical 'ADVENTURES OF BELLA & HARRY' at Wharton Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

Come Along with Chihuahua pup Bella and her little brother Harry as they "em-bark" on a fun-filled musical journey to London in The Adventures of Bella & Harry: Let's Visit London! The Musical, part of the Act One Family Series at Wharton Center. (more...)

Glad All Over to Perform at Unley Library Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2016

Unley library is celebrating its 50th birthday big style. The Festival is being run over two days the 4th and 5th of November.  Entry is free throughout the festival with complimentary hot beverages on Saturday. If you would like to attend any of the workshops on the Saturday prior booking is essential. There is a small charge for some of the workshops. Available workshops are Macrame, expert tips on restoring furniture, Getting started with Genealogy, biscuit decorating for the children and much  more.  For further information on what is available and how to book go to  www.unley.sa.gov.au/leisure-recreation/unley-libraries. (more...)

The School of Theatre at Florida State University Presents CLOUD 9
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

This time-shifting comedy challenges and parodies the rigid attitudes and social codes of the Victorian era. With a cadre of intriguing and deceptive characters, the play is a non-stop round robin of liaisons and duplicity. Act I begins in British colonial Africa during the Victorian era in 1880 and Act II continues the story only 25 years later, but is set in 1980's London. Come Along as these characters decide whether to toe the line, cross it, or obliterate it all together. (more...)

New Season of Ali Khan's CHEAP EATS Returns to Cooking Channel, 12/1
by TV News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

Come Along and join this budget-conscious culinary tour beginning on Thursday, December 1st at 10pm ET/7pm PT on Cooking Channel. (more...)

Adam Wade, Polly Esther and More Highlight SOLOCOM 2016 at Peoples Improv Theater
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

The Peoples Improv Theater announces the return of SOLOCOM 2016 following last year's record-breaking weekend, which debuted over 126 world premieres. (more...)

As NBA Season Starts, BASports.com Destroys All Competition
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2016

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4th Wall Theatre Company Presents First Annual Up Close Cocktails Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2016

4th Wall Theatre Company (formerly Stark Naked Theatre Company) is excited to announce its First Annual Up Close Cocktails Benefit, hosted by Trish Rigdon, Chair of Media Arts at The Art Institute of Houston. The Up Close Cocktails Benefit is Wednesday, November 9th from 6-8pm. We're transforming our theatre at Spring Street Studios, for an elegant cocktail night celebrating 4th Wall's bright future and the awesome generosity of our patrons. Patrons will enjoy live music and beer provided by Karbach Brewery, wine from Nice Winery,  hor d'oeuvres provided by Shade Restaurant and valet parking service available.  Join us to meet new friends and reconnect with old friends while making a difference in the lives of Houston performing artists. Your participation will make a big difference at this first must-attend event. (more...)

John Leguizamo Brings The Q Brothers' OTHELLO: THE REMIX Off-Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2016

John Leguizamo presents The Q Brothers' Othello: The Remix, written, directed and composed by GQ and JQ, which will make its New York debut at the Westside Theatre (407 W. 43rd), beginning previews tonight, October 25th, and officially opening on Thursday, November 17th. (more...)

BWW Review: PRISCILLA is a Campy Disco Delight With Heart
by Frank Benge - Oct 2, 2016

PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT: THE MUSICAL is a jukebox musical adapted from Australian film director-writer Stephan Elliott's 1994 film The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. Adapted by Elliott and Allan Scott, the musical uses well-known pop and disco songs as the score. It tells the story of two drag queens and a transgender woman who make a trip from Sydney across the desert in a bus they name Priscilla to do a drag show in the resort town of Alice Springs in the Australian desert. Along the way, they encounter a slew of odd characters, homophobia and love in the most unexpected of places. The original production debuted in Australia at the Lyric Theatre, Sydney in October 2006. The Australian success of the show lead to a two-year West End production and finally the Bette Midler produced Broadway debut in 2011. The production now on stage at Zach Theatre is one of the first regional productions of the show. (more...)

IoT Tech Expo: The Leading Internet of Things Events Arrives in Silicon Valley Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

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Glasgow Opera Club to Present FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

The Glasgow Light Opera Club (GLOC) is proud to present its production of the much-loved Fiddler on the Roof at the King's Theatre from Tuesday 1-Saturday 5 November. (more...)

The Cockpit to Present CIRCUS IN THE POUND 22/11
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

A special edition of our regular scratch night THEATRE IN THE POUND, this one-off event brings you new explorations in contemporary circus. (more...)

Magnetic 3D Appoints Don Mathison to EVP of Strategic Partnerships
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

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Project Nursery Unveils the Parent + Baby SmartBand, the First-Ever Wearable Device Designed Exclusively for New Parents
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

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Act Too Pro's WILLY WONKA Opens Tuesday Night at Franklin Theatre
by Jeffrey Ellis - Oct 15, 2016

2013 First Night Honoree Jamey Green leads the cast of Act Too Pro's production of Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka, opening Tuesday night, October 18, at the historic Franklin Theatre. Running through October 23, Willy Wonka follows the critically acclaimed Act Too Pro debut production of Mary Poppins, which played to capacity crowds in 2015. (more...)

Veteran Pop Star Gabrielle Coming to Washington's Parr Hall Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Veteran pop star Gabrielle will be making "Dreams" come true with a visit to Parr Hall on November 3. (more...)

Burbage Theatre Company Presents DESDEMONA: A PLAY ABOUT A HANDKERCHIEF
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

Burbage Theatre Company opens their sixth season with 'Desdemona: a play about a handkerchief' a feminist retelling of William Shakespeare's 'Othello' by Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Paula Vogel, directed by Allison Crews, which opens previews Friday September 16. (more...)

E! to Premiere New Docu-Series HOLLYWOOD & FOOTBALL, 11/30
by TV News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

E!'s new docu-series, HOLLYWOOD & FOOTBALL will offer a special look into life outside of the stadium for LA's new home team, taking viewers off the gridiron and into the lives of six players for the legendary Rams. (more...)

Scoop: Cooking Channel November 2016 Highlights
by TV Scoop - Oct 10, 2016

Get all the scoop on Cooking Channel November 2016 Highlights (more...)

BWW Review: ADDING MACHINE: A MUSICAL, Finborough Theatre, 30 September 2016
by Gary Naylor - Oct 1, 2016

Gary Naylor sees an award-winning musical that provides few catchy tunes, but revels in a marriage of music and vocals that lays feelings bare and says much about life today. (more...)

Jimmywayne Mcgee Announces 'Adventures Of Jake Mcmann PI'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2016

Jimmywayne McGee has completed his new book 'Adventures of Jake McMann PI': a non-stop trip of exploration on a quest for the truth. (more...)

Creative Team Announced for the London Premiere of BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2016

The London Premier of Breaking Up is Hard to Do, a comedy musical with a book by Ben H. Winters and Erik Jackson, music by Neil Sedaka, Howard Greenfield and Phillip Cody with musical arrangements by Tom Kitt is being produced at Upstairs at the Gatehouse, Highgate Village, from March 29th through to April 23rd 2017 with press night on March 31st at 7.30pm. (more...)

The Court Theatre Presents LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2016

Audiences are bound to be awestruck by The Court Theatre's summer musical, Legally Blonde the Musical. The award-winning Broadway sensation, based on the Amanda Brown novel and hit 2001 film of the same name, is a musical comedy that smashes stereotypes and absolutely explodes on stage. (more...)

Corinthian Singers of Adelaide Present 2016 Christmas Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

The Corinthian Singers of Adelaide present 2016 Christmas Season with the Corinthians at St John's Church, Halifax Street, Adelaide. (more...)

The IRISH TENORS to Bring a Little Holiday Magic to The McCallum Theatre
by David Green - Nov 22, 2016

The McCallum Theatre presents The Irish Tenors in their Christmas performance on Tuesday, December 6, at 8:00pm. Enjoy the boisterous charm of The Irish Tenors Finbar Wright, Anthony Kearns and Ronan Tynan in this special holiday concert featuring traditional carols and classic Irish ballads, accompanied by a full orchestra. The Irish Tenors' Holiday Celebration Concert has become, over the past sixteen years, a firm family tradition, bringing together children, parents and grandparents into one audience to hear the hauntingly beautiful music of Ireland and the glorious Christmas music that warms our hearts, gets our feet tapping, and lifts our spirits high.  The Irish Tenors, as honorary ambassadors of Ireland and its legendary music, invite you to Come Along and indulge yourself, family and friends with a richly orchestrated performance of the greatest music of all time with three of the finest tenors of all time. (more...)

DETOURS Feature to Have November 25 Amazon Prime Release
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2016

Award-winning indie feature DETOURS will get a Black Friday release on Amazon Prime, as the movie debuts on Friday November 25. Richard Kind (Inside Out), Michael Cerveris (TONY award winner for Fun Home on Broadway), and Paul Sorvino (Goodfellas) join stars Tara Westwood (Surviving Family) and Carlo Fiorletta (Available: A Modern Day Fairy Tale) in this road-trip dramedy. (more...)

BWW Review: Signature Revives Suzan-Lori Parks Free-Form Dramatic Riff, THE DEATH OF THE LAST BLACK MAN IN THE WHOLE ENTIRE WORLD
by Michael Dale - Nov 15, 2016

The symbolic nature of Suzan-Lori Parks' 1990 free-form dramatic riff, THE DEATH OF THE LAST BLACK MAN IN THE WHOLE ENTIRE WORLD AKA THE NEGRO BOOK OF THE DEAD is made apparent to viewers as soon as they open their programs and see the characters have names like 'Black Woman With Fried Drumstick,' 'Before Columbus' and 'Lots of Grease and Lots of Pork.' (more...)

BABES IN THE WOODS Christmas Pantomime Revived for the Old Fitz
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

Don't Look Away is returning to the Old Fitz Theatre from 13 December to revive the time-honoured tradition of an end of season pantomime. Babes in the Woods is a brand new pantomime developed especially for the Old Fitz Theatre in which fiscal temptation and the Australian dream collide. (more...)

NRACT to Stage THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK CHRISTMAS MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

North Raleigh Arts & Creative Theatre has announced its production of The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical. (more...)

Jesters Work like The Dickens for A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

The Court Jesters will be working like the Dickens in A Christmas Carol - and so will some members of the audience. (more...)

Craig Hollingsworth Looks Back On 5 Years In The Belgrade Theatre Pantomime
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

Actor Craig Hollingsworth has spent his last five Christmases entertaining families in the Belgrade Theatre pantomime. (more...)

Levison Wood Chats UK Tour, Kicking Off in 2017
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2016

Best-selling author and TV presenter Levison Wood will be embarking on a major national theatre tour in February-March 2017, following his latest adventures Walking The Americas. (more...)

Winter/Spring 2017 Events Announced at SOPAC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

South Orange Performing Arts Center has released its lineup for the first half of 2017. See the newly released Winter-Spring events schedule below:  (more...)

George Thorogood and the Destroyers Bring ROCK PARTY Tour to Historic State Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Hennepin Theatre Trust announced today that legendary live performers GEORGE THOROGOOD AND THE DESTROYERSare throwing a ROCK PARTY in 2017 at the historic State Theatre (805 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) on Sunday, March 26 at 7 p.m. With more than 40 years, 15 million albums sold and 8,000 live shows, Thorogood has amassed an impressive catalog of hits including "Who Do You Love," "I Drink Alone," "One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer," "Move It On Over," "Get A Haircut," and the ultimate rock anthem, "Bad To The Bone." (more...)

Pete Holmes Stars in New HBO Comedy Series CRASHING, Debuting 2/19
by TV News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

Starring Pete Holmes, the comedy series CRASHING launches its eight-episode season SUNDAY, FEB. 19 (10:30-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). (more...)

February 2017 Family Programming at the Morris Museum Features Chocolate Family Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

The Morris Museum continues its host of fun, family programming this February with our annual Chocolate Family Festival. We are also delighted to offer two Children's Theatre performances- Lollipops for Breakfast and American Pride Laser Spectacular.  (more...)

A DORIS DEAR CHRISTMAS SPECIAL at Feinstein's/54 Below Announces New Special Guests
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents a One Night Only EVENT… After the successful premier of his show 'Doris Dear's Gurl Talk' 2016 MAC Award winner Ray DeForest is back as 'Doris Dear' in 'A Doris Dear Christmas Special'.  (more...)

VoiceLabs Launches Analytics For Google Assistant To Help Companies Capitalize On The Huge Google Home Opportunity
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2016

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Tickets Still Available for New Gabrielle Date at Parr Hall
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2016

Pop star Gabrielle will be making "Dreams" come true with a visit to Parr Hall on Sunday 18 December. (more...)

BWW Review: GOING TO SEE THE KID in World Premiere at MRT
by Nancy Grossman - Dec 6, 2016

Merrimack Repertory Theatre presents the world premiere of Steven Drukman's GOING TO SEE THE KID, an homage to an icon of "Red Sox Nation." Two Boston Globe reporters journey to Florida to interview an aging and ailing Ted Williams, but learn more about working as a team from each other. It's a feel good, family friendly story that taps into the holiday spirit. (more...)

Valley Youth Theatre Announces 2017 Spring/Summer Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2016

Valley Youth Theatre has announced its lineup for Spring/Summer 2017. See the full schedule below: (more...)

Comedy Club 4 Kids to Present CHRISTMAS CRACKER at Greenwich Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2016

Three top class comedians will stand up to be counted by an audience of discerning kids at a Christmas cracker special at Greenwich Theatre on Saturday morning, December 17. (more...)

THE SENTENCE Novel Set for Experimental Public Reading at The Cockpit
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2016

Join The Cockpit for the first ever public reading of this unique book: The Sentence by Alistair Fruish is a 46,000 word novel of only one sentence, and it is comprised entirely of words of one syllable. (more...)

National Museum of Scotland Announces Listings
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2016

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BWW Interview: Justin Vivian Bond Talks THE BIPOLAR EXPRESS, Queer Role Models, and Why the Holidays Are a Nightmare
by Troy Frisby - Dec 16, 2016

Mx Justin Vivian Bond is a force of nature with more than a quarter century onstage under v's (Bond's preferred pronoun) belt. A singular performer with an endless supply of bon mots, Bond has been celebrated with an Obie Award, a Bessie, a Tony nod, and the Ethyl Eichelberger Award, among other accolades. Fresh off a year-long career retrospective culminating in September's THE GOLDEN AGE OF JUSTIN VIVIAN BOND, v returns to Joe's Pub on December 12 at 9:30pm with a new holiday show, THE BIPOLAR EXPRESS. Ahead of the first show, we spoke over the phone about the show, v's enduring career, and the holidays themselves. (more...)

Further Casting and On-Sale Dates Announced for ANGELS IN AMERICA
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2016

The cast of the National Theatre's 2017 revival of Tony Kushner's landmark work Angels in America includes Stuart Angell, Susan Brown, Laura Caldow, Andrew Garfield, Denise Gough, Nathan Lane, Amanda Lawrence, James McArdle, Becky Namgauds, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Russell Tovey, Stan West and Lewis Wilkins. (more...)

BWW Interview: Andrew Keenan-Bolger's Christmas Concert Marks Many Firsts
by Oliver Oliveros - Dec 10, 2016

Manila, Philippines--Besides being the maiden offering of Jhett Tolentino Productions Inc. (JTPI), 'A Very Broadway Christmas in Manila,' Broadway lead actor Andrew Keenan-Bolger's Christmas-themed solo concert, also opens the new venue The Globe Auditorium at Maybank Performing Arts Theatre in BGC tomorrow, December 11, at 7 p.m. (more...)

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