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Renee Fleming to Star in CAPRICCIO at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, 10/6-28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

Lyric Opera of Chicago's 60th anniversary season continues with Capriccio, starring Renée Fleming and conducted by Sir Andrew Davis, longtime collaborators in performance and colleagues as Lyric's creative consultant and music director respectively. Richard Strauss's final opera “reunites Renée in a signature role with Sir Andrew, in a lovely production previously seen here in 1994,” says Anthony Freud, Lyric's general director. (more...)

Harris, Ashmanskas, Poe & More Join Garber in Roundabout's PRESENT LAUGHTER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2009

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) is proud to announce the full company for the new Broadway production of Noël Coward's comedy Present Laughter, starring Victor Garber as 'Garry Essendine', directed by Nicholas Martin. (more...)

Brian Murray, Star of David Mamet's KEEP YOUR PANTHEON at the Atlantic Theater Company, Featured in The Leader Newspaper
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2009

The Leader Newspaper featured an article written by Brian Murray. It begins: 'With David Mamet plays, one can expect profanity-laced banter delivered by smart-talking characters who are struggling with their circumstances in life. Although each of Mamet's plays are singularly different, there is an underlying style that is unmistakably unique.... (more...)

Writers' Theatre Presents OH COWARD! 11/17-3/21/2010
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2009

Writers' Theatre Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma announce the run of Oh Coward!, words and music by Noël Coward, devised by Roderick Cook. (more...)

Kim Cattrall & Paul Gross Headed to Broadway in PRIVATE LIVES; Begins Nov. 6
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2011

Kim Cattrall and Paul Gross will star on Broadway this autumn in Noël Coward's Private Lives directed by Richard Eyre at the Music Box Theatre (239 West 45th Street). Previews will begin on Sunday November 6; opening night is Thursday November 17. The limited engagement runs through February 5 2012. (more...)

York Theatre Company Announces Upcoming Readings
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2008

The York Theatre Company has announced initial casting and lineup for their upcoming readings. (more...)

Writers' Theatre Presents OH COWARD! 11/17-3/21/2010
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2009

Writers' Theatre Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma announce the run of Oh Coward!, words and music by Noël Coward, devised by Roderick Cook. (more...)

Writers' Theatre Presents OH COWARD! 11/17-3/21/2010
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2009

Writers' Theatre Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma announce the run of Oh Coward!, words and music by Noël Coward, devised by Roderick Cook. (more...)

Writers' Theatre Presents OH COWARD! 11/17-3/21/2010
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2009

Writers' Theatre Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma announce the run of Oh Coward!, words and music by Noël Coward, devised by Roderick Cook. (more...)

Writers' Theatre's OH COWARD! Runs Thru 5/16
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2010

Writers' Theatre Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma announce the second extension of Oh Coward!, words and music by Noel Coward, devised by Roderick Cook. The production, which began its run in November 2009 is directed by Jim Corti, with musical direction by Doug Peck. The production has been extended through April 18, 2010, at Writers' Theatre, 664 Vernon Avenue in Glencoe. (more...)

New eBooklet 'What The World Should Know About Black History in the USA' is Released
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2013

The author, former TV reporter/talk show host W.G. Buzz Luttrell, says, "I hope to make readers (especially young students) want to learn much more about the subject. This little illustrated booklet, 'What the World Should Know About Black History in the USA,' links early, sometimes little-known, civil rights heroes and martyrs (Black and White) to modern-day Black success stories from Oprah Winfrey and Condoleezza Rice, to Colin Powell and Ice Tea." (more...)

Writers' Theatre Announces Fourth Extension of OH COWARD! Now Running Thru 5/16
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2010

Writers' Theatre Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma announce the second extension of Oh Coward!, words and music by Noel Coward, devised by Roderick Cook. The production, which began its run in November 2009 is directed by Jim Corti, with musical direction by Doug Peck. The production has been extended through April 18, 2010, at Writers' Theatre, 664 Vernon Avenue in Glencoe. (more...)

WONDERFUL TOWN CD Review
by - Mar 8, 2004

This new Broadway recording of Wonderful Town is now available in stores. But if you are serious about musical theatre, about star performances, about Bernstein/Comden & Green, about New York City, about love, will the new recording make you Conga? (more...)

VENUS IN FUR Among Films Set for 2014 Tribeca Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Mar 6, 2014

The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, today announced its feature film selections in the Spotlight, Midnight, and Special Screenings sections, as well as the selections for the Storyscapes program. (more...)

RAIDING THE ROCK VAULT's Howard Leese & John Payne Discuss New Vegas Rock Concert Experience
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2013

In this new, in-depth interview below, RAIDING THE ROCK VAULT's Howard Leese [guitarist] and John Payne [Lead Vocals, Bass and producer of the show] discuss how the show was born, its evolution from premiering in Los Angeles last year (November) to kicking off a year-long engagement in Las Vegas (more...)

Seattle Review: Wonderful Town
by Robbie Wachs - Mar 27, 2006

A truly wonderful Wonderful Town... (more...)

CanvasPaintings.com Offers Hand Painted Kandinsky Paintings Under $100
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2013

Wassily Kandinsky is often credited as being the very first pure abstract painter. His works continue to be popular among both artists and the general public for their vibrant colors which sharply contrast the backgrounds, as well as his use of non-geometric shapes that are guaranteed to draw attention. As such, his art is appropriate for offices, businesses, and homes, as it both livens up a room and serves as a Conversation Piece. (more...)

The National Portrait Gallery and the BBC Unveil their Joint Painted Portrait Commission of Falklands Hero Simon Weston
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2014

The National Portrait Gallery and the BBC today unveiled their first joint painted portrait commission – of Falklands War veteran Simon Weston by artist Nicky Philipps. Weston was voted last September by viewers of BBC One'sThe One Show as the public figure who most deserved to have his picture displayed at the National Portrait Gallery. (more...)

Kim Cattrall & Paul Gross Headed to Broadway in PRIVATE LIVES; Begins Nov. 6
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2011

Kim Cattrall and Paul Gross will star on Broadway this autumn in Noël Coward's Private Lives directed by Richard Eyre at the Music Box Theatre (239 West 45th Street). Previews will begin on Sunday November 6; opening night is Thursday November 17. The limited engagement runs through February 5 2012. (more...)

RIALTO CHATTER: Nederlander Organization Says Plans For Broadway Musical THRILLER Are 'Forthcoming'
by Rialto Chatter - Jun 29, 2009

With Michael Jackson's untimely death yesterday, the fate of a previously announced Broadway musical adaptation of THRILLER seems uncertain. (more...)

RIALTO CHATTER: Broadway Musical THRILLER Now Uncertain?
by Rialto Chatter - Jun 26, 2009

With Michael Jackson's untimely death yesterday, the fate of a previously announced Broadway musical adaptation of THRILLER seems uncertain. (more...)

Nederlander Presentations Files Suit Against Michael Jackson Estate
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2010

Broadway powerhouse Nederlander Presentations have filed suit against Michael Jackson's estate, claiming Jackson's representatives are blocking them from creating a Broadway musical based on the hit maker's catalogue. (more...)

Tom Hank's CAPTAIN PHILLIPS to Have World Premiere at New York Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Jul 29, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today that Paul Greengrass's CAPTAIN PHILLIPS will make its World Premiere as the Opening Night Gala presentation for the upcoming 51st New York Film Festival (more...)

World Premiere of David Fincher's GONE GIRL to Open 52nd New York Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

The World Premiere of David Fincher's GONE GIRL will open the New York Film Festival, the Film Society of Lincoln Center said Thursday. (more...)

Sondheim's 'Side By Side' Is All About The Songs
by Nancy Grossman - Jul 13, 2007

New Repertory Theatre sashays onto the summer scene with a delectable side dish (more...)

Writers' Theatre Announces Second Extension of OH COWARD! Now Running Thru 4/18
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2010

Writers' Theatre Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma announce the second extension of Oh Coward!, words and music by Noel Coward, devised by Roderick Cook. The production, which began its run in November 2009 is directed by Jim Corti, with musical direction by Doug Peck. The production has been extended through April 18, 2010, at Writers' Theatre, 664 Vernon Avenue in Glencoe. (more...)

Sixty-Three Finalists Named in Knight Arts Challenge Philadelphia
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2011

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has announced the finalists of the Knight Arts Challenge Philadelphia, a new three-year, $9 million initiative to fund the best ideas for the arts in Philadelphia. (more...)

Judy Kuhn, John Glover Star in LOVE, NOEL at Lovelace Studio Theater, 2/14-23
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2014

The Wallis has announced that Tony nominee Judy Kuhn (She Loves Me, Chess and Les Miserables) and Tony winner and five-time Emmy nominee John Glover (Love! Valour! Compassion!, 'Smallville') will star in Love, Noel: The Letters and Songs of Noel Coward, devised and written by Coward authority Barry Day, and directed by Jeanie Hackett, who over saw The Antaeus Theatre production of Noel Coward's Tonight at 8:30 and the three-year development of the Antaeus production of Coward's Peace in Our Time. The musical direction and piano accompaniment is by David O. Due to popular demand, additional performances have been added and Love, Noel will now be performed February 14 through 23 in the Lovelace Studio Theater. (more...)

Student Center Review: Lot of Show in Ohio University's LYSISTRATA
by BWW Special Coverage - Feb 22, 2013

Sex, geriatric catfights and penis puns were aplenty at The Ohio University School of Theater and School of Dance's production of 'Lysistrata'. (more...)

2013 Green Room Award Nominations Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2014

The Green Room Awards are Melbourne's performing arts awards and recognise the world-class Cabaret, Dance, Musical Theatre, Opera, Theatre and Alternative and Hybrid Performance productions that grace Melbourne's stages each year. From artistic excellence to technical innovation, a Green Room Award is the most revered accolade an artist can receive in Australia's cultural capital. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Virginia Repertory Theatre Breathes New Life Into Molière's TARTUFFE
by Jeremy Bustin - Feb 19, 2014

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BroadwayWorld.com's On This Day - February 16, 2010
by - Feb 16, 2010

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 16 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Beerbell Workout Ebook is Released
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2013

Have you ever joked around and told someone you were working out by doing numerous 12 ounce curls? Everyone has joked about that at some point in their training career, but what if it didn't have to be a joke anymore? Now, the BeerBell, a dumbbell koozie, comes complete with an instructional ebook, Beer. Biceps. Best Workout Ever., filled with fun, serious and intense workouts using the Beerbell. (more...)

WE ARE WOMEN Comes to Pittsfield's Colonial Theatre, Now thru 8/12
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2012

Jamie Bernstein, daughter of Leonard Bernstein, brings We are Women: A Bernstein Cabaret to The Colonial Theatre tonight, August 9-August 12. (more...)

Heckler Design Introduces a Sleek, Next-Generation Cash Drawer for iPad POS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2013

PHOENIX, Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ Heckler Design, a made-in-the-USA product design company, today introduced a stylish, modern alternative to the bulky, commonplace cash drawers currently available for tablet-based point-of-sale systems. The new Heckler Design WindFall Cash Drawer offers the smallest footprint and sleekest design of any cash drawer on the market today. (more...)

Cause Celebrè to Present JOAN'S SHOW, 8/15 & 18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2011

Cause Celebrè announced that renowned actress Joan Copeland will star in her autobiographical tale entitled Joan's Show, directed by Joel Vig and accompanied by Dennis Buch. Joan's Show will perform at The Acorn Theatre (410 W 42 Street) on Monday, August 15 at 7PM and Thursday, August 18 at 2PM. Tickets are $66.25 and can be purchased at www.Telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200. (more...)

Cause Celebrè to Present JOAN'S SHOW, 8/18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2011

Cause Celebrè announced that renowned actress Joan Copeland will star in her autobiographical tale entitled Joan's Show, directed by Joel Vig and accompanied by Dennis Buch. Joan's Show will perform at The Acorn Theatre (410 W 42 Street) on Thursday, August 18 at 2PM. Tickets are $66.25 and can be purchased at www.Telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200. (more...)

Cause Celebrè to Present JOAN'S SHOW, 8/15 & 18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2011

Cause Celebrè announced that renowned actress Joan Copeland will star in her autobiographical tale entitled Joan's Show, directed by Joel Vig and accompanied by Dennis Buch. Joan's Show will perform at The Acorn Theatre (410 W 42 Street) on Monday, August 15 at 7PM and Thursday, August 18 at 2PM. Tickets are $66.25 and can be purchased at www.Telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200. (more...)

WE ARE WOMEN Comes to the Colonial Theatre, 8/9-12
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2012

Jamie Bernstein, daughter of Leonard Bernstein, brings We are Women: A Bernstein Cabaret to The Colonial Theatre August 9-12. Sponsored by Stuart M. Fischman Esq. and Lee Bank. (more...)

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