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All 8 Seasons of DEXTER Coming to Netflix This January
by TV News Desk - Oct 28, 2013

Netflix and CBS Corporation announced today a content licensing agreement in which all eight seasons of the SHOWTIME drama “Dexter” will become available for Netflix members in the United States. (more...)

TRADE PRACTICES, PROTOTYPE and More Set for HERE's 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2013

HERE has announced its 2013-2014 producing season, launching in Fall 2013 with a premiere Artistic Director production, Trade Practices, by Kristin Marting & David Evans Morris; followed by three productions from artists in the HERE Artist Residency Program (HARP): BOTCH by Joe Diebes; The Pigeoning by Robin Frohardt; and Keep Your Electric Eye On Me by Shaun Irons & Lauren Petty. HERE's upcoming season also includes the second annual PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre Now festival in January; HERE's yearly CULTUREMART festival which gives audiences a first look at new work in process from HERE Resident Artists; and a presentation from the Dream Music Puppetry Program, to be announced. (more...)

Yale Rep's MARIE ANTOINETTE Now in Previews at Off-Broadway's Soho Rep
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2013

YALE REPERTORY THEATRE continues to support MARIE ANTOINETTE by David Adjmi, commissioned by Yale Rep, now in previews at Off-Broadway's Soho Rep. (more...)

Photo Flash: Next Theatre's COMPULSION at Noyes Cultural Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2013

Next Theatre Company announces the first production in their 33rd season, Rinne Groff's Compulsion, October 10 - November 17, directed by Devon de Mayo, at Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes Street. Previews are Thursday, Oct. 10 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 11 at 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 12 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 13 at 2 p.m. Opening Night is Tuesday, Oct. 15 at 7 p.m. (more...)

THE RITE OF SPRING & More Set for Richmond Ballet's 30th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2013

Richmond Ballet is pleased to announce the line-up for the 30th Anniversary Celebration performance, debuting at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage, November 1-3, 2013. This special performance, celebrating the Ballet's 30 years as a professional company will feature George Balanchine's Serenade, the company premiere of Jerome Robbins's Fancy Free and Salvatore Aiello's The Rite of Spring. Serenade, George Balanchine's famous blue, neo-classical work – his first ballet to be choreographed in America – marked a turning point in the history of American ballet. Fancy Free, the inspiration for the film On The Town, signaled that Robbins was to be one of the most influential American choreographers of the 20th century. The Rite of Spring, the groundbreaking ballet set to the music by Igor Stravinsky, is now celebrating its centennial year, and returns to the Richmond Ballet repertory after a highly successful run at the Virginia Arts Festival in May of 2013. (more...)

Limited Number of Tickets Now on Sale for CSC's THE LAST TWO PEOPLE ON EARTH Workshop with Mandy Patinkin & Taylor Mac
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2013

Classic Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Brian Kulick and Executive Director Greg Reiner, in association with Staci Levine, will present Tony Award winner Mandy Patinkin and acclaimed actor/performance artist Taylor Mac in THE LAST TWO PEOPLE ON EARTH: AN APOCALYPTIC VAUDEVILLE, a workshop presentation with direction and choreography by Tony Award winner Susan Stroman, and music direction by Paul Ford, for a strictly limited engagement from Saturday, December 14 thru Tuesday, December 31. Performances of THE LAST TWO PEOPLE ON EARTH: AN APOCALYPTIC VAUDEVILLE will be presented at the Abrons Arts Center (466 Grand Street, NYC). (more...)

Global Mobile Value Added Services (MVAS) Industry
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2013

NEW YORK, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: (more...)

Cherrytree Records/Interscope Signs Chart-Topping Norwegian Electronic Duo R'yksopp
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2013

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Cherrytree Records/Interscope is pleased to announce that it has signed Norwegian electronic artists Ryksopp and will release the duo's recent Norwegian No. 1 single, 'Running To The Sea,' today. (more...)

It's Here! PlayStation 4 Launches Across the United States and Canada
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2013

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) today launched PlayStation4 (PS4 ), a system built for gamers and inspired by developers. The PS4 system is now available in the United States and Canada at a suggested retail price of USD $399 and CAD $399, arriving with a lineup of over 20 first- and third-party games, including exclusive titles like Knack and Killzone: Shadow Fall . In total, the PS4 system will have a library of over 30 games by the end of the year. (more...)

Ken Rus Schmoll to Direct Page 73's GROUNDED Off-Broadway, Begin. 1/8
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2013

Page 73 Productions, now in its 16th year premiering the next generation of American playwrights - who have included Pulitzer Prize winner Quiara Alegria Hudes, Drama Desk Award winner Sam Hunter, New York Times Outstanding Playwright Award recipient Dan LeFranc, and more - will present the New York premiere of George Brant's gripping new play GROUNDED, directed by two-time Obie Award-winning director Ken Rus Schmoll (TELEPHONE, A MAP OF VIRTUE) and starring Hannah Cabell (3C, A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS opposite Frank Langella) with preview performances beginning Off-Broadway on January 8 prior to an official press opening of January 16 at Walkerspace (46 Walker Street) in Manhattan. GROUNDED has a runtime of 70 minutes, with no intermission. (more...)

Minnesota Jewish Theatre to Bring Back THE MAGIC DREIDELS, 12/5-20
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2013

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company's hit holiday production, The Magic Dreidels, is back this holiday season. Originally commissioned by MJTC in 2000, and subsequently produced in other cities in the United States, The Magic Dreidels was adapted by Twin Cities playwright Jenna Zark from the endearing book of the same name by noted children's book author Eric A. Kimmel. (more...)

HERE to Stage THE PIGEONING by Robin Frohardt, 12/3-22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2013

As part of its 2013-2014 producing season, HERE presents The Pigeoning, by Robin Frohardt. A HERE Artist Residency Program (HARP) and Dream Music Puppetry Program presentation, The Pigeoning plays December 3 - 22 in the Dorothy B. Williams Theatre at HERE (145 Sixth Avenue, just below Spring Street). Official Opening Night is Wednesday, December 4 at 7:00pm. (more...)

Published Edition of Denis O'Hare's AN ILIAD Out Today
by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 25, 2014

Recognizable Broadway and Hollywood star Denis O'Hare displays his dexterous wit and way with a word byway of his uniquely fascinating play AN ILIAD, co-written with Lisa Peterson, out today. (more...)

Published Edition Of Denis O'Hare's AN ILIAD Now Available
by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 25, 2014

Recognizable Broadway and Hollywood star Denis O'Hare displays his dexterous wit and way with a word byway of his uniquely fascinating play AN ILIAD, co-written with Lisa Peterson and now available to order in a new published edition. (more...)

NTC Presents a True Crime Drama THRILL ME, 4/3-14
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2014

On April 3, Newnan Theatre Company again steps boldly into risky territory by staging Stephen Dolginoff's "Thrill Me," a musical drama that tells the true story of Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb, who murdered a teenaged boy in 1924. (more...)

BWW Reviews: I LOVED, I LOST, I MADE SPAGHETTI - A Fantastic Show to Savor
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 18, 2014

'I Lived, I Loved, I Made Spaghetti' is now at the George Street Playhouse in New Brunswick through April 6th. Area audiences will enjoy every minute of this fantastic one-woman show starring Antoinette LaVecchia. (more...)

Full Cast and Creatives Announced for Yale Rep's THESE PAPER BULLETS!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2014

YALE REPERTORY THEATRE presents the world premiere of THESE PAPER BULLETS!, a modish ripoff of William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing, adapted by Rolin Jones, with songs by Billie Joe Armstrong, and directed by Jackson Gay, March 14-April 5 at the University Theatre (222 York Street). Opening Night is Thursday, March 20. (more...)

Alex Prager's FACE IN THE CROWD Exhibition Opens Today at Lehmann Maupin
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2014

Lehmann Maupin is pleased to announce an exhibition of artist Alex Prager's new body of work, Face in the Crowd, on view at both of the gallery's New York locations from today, January 9 - February 22, 2014. (more...)

Felicity Jones, Emily Walton and More to Star in Yale Rep's THE FAIRYTALE LIVES OF RUSSIAN GIRLS; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2014

YALE REPERTORY THEATRE presents THE FAIRYTALE LIVES OF RUSSIAN GIRLS by Meg Miroshnik, directed by Rachel Chavkin, January 31-February 22 at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street). Opening Night is Thursday, February 6. The cast of THE FAIRYTALE LIVES OF RUSSIAN GIRLS is Sofiya Akilova, Celeste Arias, Stephanie Hayes, Jessica Jelliffe, Felicity Jones, and Emily Walton. (more...)

History's COUNTING CARS, AMERICAN RESTORATION Return Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jan 7, 2014

New Episodes of HISTORY's hit series Counting Cars premieres tonight, January 7 at 9pm ET/PT with back-to-back episodes. (more...)

PlayStation'4 (PS4) Global Cumulative Sales Surpass 4.2 Million
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2014

TOKYO, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. today announced that cumulative sales of the PlayStation4 (PS4) computer entertainment system have reached 4.2 million *1 as of December 28, 2013, demonstrating the explosive growth of the PS4 platform. (more...)

A Peek Behind the Curtain into the World of 'Do You Hear The People Sing?' is My BroadwayWorld Highlight of 2013
by Jacqueline Bublitz - Jan 5, 2014

Headlined by Michael Ball and Lea Salonga, two of musical theatre's biggest stars, the chance to go behind the scenes of Do You Hear The People Sing? in Shanghai was an opportunity not to be missed. (more...)

Felicity Jones, Emily Walton and More Star in Yale Rep's THE FAIRYTALE LIVES OF RUSSIAN GIRLS, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2014

Yale Repertory Theatre presents THE FAIRYTALE LIVES OF RUSSIAN GIRLS by Meg Miroshnik, directed by Rachel Chavkin, tonight, January 31-February 22 at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street). Opening Night is Thursday, February 6. (more...)

History's COUNTING CARS, AMERICAN RESTORATION to Return 1/7
by TV News Desk - Jan 3, 2014

New Episodes of HISTORY's hit series COUNTING CARS premieres Tuesday, January 7 at 9pm ET/PT with back-to-back episodes. (more...)

Rachel Mars to Present THE WAY YOU TELL THEM Comedy Show, Feb 12-May 17
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2014

Rachel Mars has always relied on humour - in her latest solo performance, she searches beyond the gags. Turning the spotlight on the inner workings of comedy, The Way You Tell Them interrogates the desire and, sometimes uncontrollable, Compulsion to be funny. What are we scared of? Where does the responsibility lie when going for a laugh? (more...)

Kennedy Center to Host AN EVENING WITH PATTI LUPONE AND MANDY PATINKIN, 2/18-23
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2014

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents An Evening with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin February 18 to 23, 2014 in the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater. Appearing together again after their Tony Award winning performances in Evita, Patti LuPone joins Mandy Patinkin onstage for eight performances. Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin are two of Broadway's most venerated performers, having both won a Tony Award for their performances in Andrew Lloyd Webber's groundbreaking Evita in 1980. Since then they have both starred in film, television, the concert stage and back to Broadway. An Evening with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin brings them together again - at last. Press opening night is Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Full Cast and Creatives Announced for Yale Rep's THESE PAPER BULLETS!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2014

YALE REPERTORY THEATRE presents the world premiere of THESE PAPER BULLETS!, a modish ripoff of William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing, adapted by Rolin Jones, with songs by Billie Joe Armstrong, and directed by Jackson Gay, March 14-April 5 at the University Theatre (222 York Street). Opening Night is Thursday, March 20. (more...)

Page 73 Productions Adds GROUNDED Matinee, 2/1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2014

Due to critical praise and strong ticket sales, Page 73 Productions will add a 3pm matinee performance on Saturday, February 1 to the New York premiere of George Brant's gripping new play GROUNDED, Page 73 Productions' Executive Directors Liz Jones and Asher Richelli have announced. (more...)

Scoop: THE ORIGINALS on THE CW - Thursday, February 13, 2014
by TV Scoop - Jan 23, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE ORIGINALS, airing on THE CW on Thursday, February 13, 2014! (more...)

Bob Dreyfuss, Sarah E. Kreps and Hina Shamsi Set for Talk Back After Page 73's GROUNDED Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2014

Page 73 Productions, now in its 16th year premiering the next generation of American Playwrights - who have included Pulitzer Prize winner Quiara Alegria Hudes, Drama Desk Award winner Sam Hunter, New York Times Outstanding Playwright Award recipient Dan LeFranc, and more - announces a post-show discussion panel on America's drone wars following tonight's January 23rd performance of the New York premiere of George Brant's gripping new play GROUNDED, directed by two-time Obie Award-winning director Ken Rus Schmoll (TELEPHONE, A MAP OF VIRTUE) and starring Hannah Cabell (3C, A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS opposite Frank Langella). (more...)

Bob Dreyfuss, Sarah E. Kreps and Hina Shamsi Set for Talk Back After Page 73's GROUNDED, Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2014

Page 73 Productions, now in its 16th year premiering the next generation of American playwrights - who have included Pulitzer Prize winner Quiara Alegria Hudes, Drama Desk Award winner Sam Hunter, New York Times Outstanding Playwright Award recipient Dan LeFranc, and more - announces a post-show discussion panel on America's drone wars following the January 23rd performance of the New York premiere of George Brant's gripping new play GROUNDED, directed by two-time Obie Award-winning director Ken Rus Schmoll (TELEPHONE, A MAP OF VIRTUE) and starring Hannah Cabell (3C, A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS opposite Frank Langella). (more...)

George Brant's GROUNDED with Hannah Cabell Opens Off-Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2014

Winner of the 2012 Smith Prize, which recognizes an outstanding play that focuses on American politics Page 73 Productions, now in its 16th year premiering the next generation of American playwrights - who have included Pulitzer Prize winner Quiara Alegria Hudes, Drama Desk Award winner Sam Hunter, New York Times Outstanding Playwright Award recipient Dan LeFranc, and more - presents the New York premiere of George Brant's gripping new play GROUNDED, directed by two-time Obie Award-winning director Ken Rus Schmoll (TELEPHONE, A MAP OF VIRTUE) and starring Hannah Cabell (3C, A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS opposite Frank Langella) with preview performances beginning Off-Broadway on January 8 prior to an official press opening of January 16 at Walkerspace (46 Walker Street) in Manhattan. GROUNDED has a runtime of 70 minutes, with no intermission. (more...)

OST to PST Conversion Tool with a Benchmarked Performance
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2014

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All 8 Seasons of DEXTER Come to Netflix This Month
by TV News Desk - Jan 1, 2014

Netflix and CBS Corporation previously announced a content licensing agreement in which all eight seasons of the Showtime drama 'Dexter' will become available for Netflix members in the United States. Beginning on Halloween (Oct. 31, 2013), the first four seasons of the award-winning series will be available to watch instantly; seasons 5-8 will begin today, Jan. 1, 2014. (more...)

MJTC Stages THE LAST FIVE YEARS, Now thru 3/2
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2014

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company will introduce the winter weekend production, The Last Five Years. This intimate musical will open today, February 8 and run through March 2, 2014. (more...)

Published Edition Of Denis O'Hare's AN ILIAD Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 3/25
by Pat Cerasaro - Feb 18, 2014

Recognizable Broadway and Hollywood star Denis O'Hare displays his dexterous wit and way with a word byway of his uniquely fascinating play AN ILIAD, co-written with Lisa Peterson and now available for pre-order in a published edition. (more...)

Kennedy Center Hosts AN EVENING WITH PATTI LUPONE AND MANDY PATINKIN, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2014

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents An Evening with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin tonight, February 18 to the 23rd, 2014 in the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater. (more...)

Scoop: THE ORIGINALS on THE CW - Tonight, February 13, 2014
by TV Scoop - Feb 13, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE ORIGINALS, airing on THE CW tonight, February 13, 2014! (more...)

Rachel Mars Presents THE WAY YOU TELL THEM Comedy Show, Now thru May 17
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2014

Rachel Mars has always relied on humour - in her latest solo performance, she searches beyond the gags. Turning the spotlight on the inner workings of comedy, The Way You Tell Them interrogates the desire and, sometimes uncontrollable, Compulsion to be funny. What are we scared of? Where does the responsibility lie when going for a laugh? (more...)

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Bring Back THE MAGIC DREIDELS, Now thru 12/20
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2013

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company's hit holiday production, The Magic Dreidels, is back this holiday season. Originally commissioned by MJTC in 2000, and subsequently produced in other cities in the United States, The Magic Dreidels was adapted by Twin Cities playwright Jenna Zark from the endearing book of the same name by noted children's book author Eric A. Kimmel. (more...)

VIDEO: A Beardless Mandy Patinkin Visits LIVE WITH KELLY & MICHAEL
by TV News Desk - Dec 5, 2013

Homeland's Mandy Patinkin stopped by this morning's LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL to chat about shaving his beard. Later, Kelly and Michael surprise Mandy with an email from a first kiss! Watch the appearance below! (more...)

MJTC to Stage THE LAST FIVE YEARS, 2/8-3/2
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2013

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company will introduce the winter weekend production, The Last Five Years. This intimate musical will open February 8 and run through March 2, 2014. (more...)

THE PIGEONING Begins Tonight at HERE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2013

As part of its 2013-2014 producing season, HERE proudly presents The Pigeoning, by Robin Frohardt. A HERE Artist Residency Program (HARP) and Dream Music Puppetry Program presentation, The Pigeoning plays December 3 - 22 in the Dorothy B. Williams Theatre at HERE (145 Sixth Avenue, just below Spring Street). Official Opening Night is Wednesday, December 4 at 7:00pm. (more...)

HERE Stages THE PIGEONING by Robin Frohardt, Now thru 12/22
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2013

As part of its 2013-2014 producing season, HERE presents The Pigeoning, by Robin Frohardt. A HERE Artist Residency Program (HARP) and Dream Music Puppetry Program presentation, The Pigeoning plays today, December 3 - 22 in the Dorothy B. Williams Theatre at HERE (145 Sixth Avenue, just below Spring Street). Official Opening Night is Wednesday, December 4 at 7:00pm. (more...)

Wilbury Group to Present AN ILIAD, 1/23-2/8
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2013

The Wilbury Theatre Group presents the Rhode Island premiere of Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare's highly acclaimed Obie award-winning adaptation of Homer's epic poem, An Iliad. Directed by Clara Weishahn (Sharon in DETROIT at the Wilbury Group) and featuring Rhode Island native Matthew Fraza as 'The Poet', this re-telling brings to life the ancient tale of gods, goddesses, warriors and their families, and the endless battles of human history with a gripping, modern voice. An Iliad runs January 23-February 8 at The Wilbury Theatre Group, 393 Broad Street, Providence RI. Tickets are just $15-$20, with discounts available for subscribers, seniors, and students. Tickets at 401-400-7100 or thewilburygroup.org. (more...)

Alex Prager's FACE IN THE CROWD Exhibition to Open 1/9 at Lehmann Maupin
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2013

Lehmann Maupin is pleased to announce an exhibition of artist Alex Prager's new body of work, Face in the Crowd, on view at both of the gallery's New York locations from January 9 - February 22, 2014. (more...)

Dark Horse Theatre to Stage World Premiere of SUNDAY'S CHILD, 5/23-6/6
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2014

Dark Horse Theatre Company is proud to present the world premiere of SUNDAY'S CHILD, a new play by Jennifer S. Jones, running May 23 - June 7, 2014. (more...)

Yale Rep to Stage World Premiere of THE HOUSE THAT WILL NOT STAND, 4/18-5/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2014

Yale Repertory Theatre, in a co-production with Berkeley Repertory Theatre, presents the world premiere of The House that will not Stand by Marcus Gardley, directed by Patricia McGregor. The House that will not Stand will be performed at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street) April 18-May 10. Opening Night is Thursday, April 24. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Blood Brothers
by Brett Considine - Apr 2, 2014

Ensure that you book as soon as possible to see Manilla Street Productions offering of Blood Brothers at the Chapel Off Chapel. Produced by Karen Jemison and directed by Chris Parker, this portrayal of the tragic story of the Johnstone twins leaves you in little doubt that the price you had to pay to see the show was well and truly warranted. You do not want to be left lamenting, crying out 'tell me it's not so' as the sold out sign is posted and you have not got your ticket. (more...)

Northlight Theatre to Present LOST IN YONKERS, 5/2-6/8
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, presents Lost in Yonkers by Neil Simon, directed by Devon de Mayo. The production will run at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie, from May 2 - June 8, 2014. The Press Opening is Friday, May 9, at 7:30 pm. (more...)

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