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BWW Review: Alien Charades in Gilded Armor in Forward Flux's THE WEDDING GIFT
by Amelia Reynolds - Sep 28, 2016

What do you get when you cross a science fiction slavery parable with a game of charades? You get Forward Flux's production, 'The Wedding Gift' by Chisa Hutchinson. (more...)

DISGRACED to Spark Debate at McCarter This October; Ayad Akhtar Set for Dialogue During Run
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

Ayad Akhtar's Pulitzer Prize winning Disgraced has become a flashpoint of conversation. Critically-acclaimed and Tony-nominated on Broadway, produced around the world, Disgraced is about to spark debate on McCarter's Matthews Stage this October. (more...)

Mark Lowry Honored With Golden Note Award, Ben Glover Named Christian Music Songwriter of the Year, Matthew West Named Top Songwriter-Artist at 38th Annual ASCAP Christia
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

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??????? A Play with Hat-titude: Theater Project Opens CROWNS, The Gospel Musical
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

Expectations are high -- The Theater Project had previously produced Crowns in 2010, so "In 2016, we expect to raise the roof at each and every performance in Maplewood," says artistic director Mark Spina. "The music in Crowns makes you want to join right in - and people do!"   The production, made possible in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, begins its four-week run September 29.   (more...)

Houston Grand Opera to Host Costume Sale This October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

Calling all kings and queens, knights and ladies-in-waiting! Houston Grand Opera announces a fabulous costume sale from its private warehouse on Saturday, October 8, from 12 noon to 4 p.m. (more...)

Arizona Theatre Company Opens 50th Season with Provocative Hit KING CHARLES III
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

What happens when Queen Elizabeth dies?  Is Prince Charles ready to ascend to the throne?  Is England ready for him?  This bracingly provocative and outrageously entertaining new play makes its regional premiere when Arizona Theatre Company opens its 50th anniversary season with Mike Bartlett's award-winning exploration of the people underneath the Crowns, King Charles III, Oct. 6-23 at the Herberger Theater Center, 222 E. Monroe.  The 2016-17 season is sponsored by I. Michael and Beth Kasser. (more...)

Houston Grand Opera to Host Costume Sale This October
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2016

Calling all kings and queens, knights and ladies-in-waiting! Houston Grand Opera announces a fabulous costume sale from its private warehouse today, October 8, from 12 noon to 4 p.m. (more...)

Richard Dreyfuss Stars in RELATIVITY, Starting Tonight at TheaterWorks
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

TheaterWorks presents RELATIVITY, a new play by Mark St. Germain directed by Rob Ruggiero. RELATIVITY is the first show of TheaterWorks 31st Season and will run tonight, October 7, through November 13, 2016. (more...)

Arizona Theatre Company Opens 50th Season with Provocative Hit KING CHARLES III
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

What happens when Queen Elizabeth dies?  Is Prince Charles ready to ascend to the throne?  Is England ready for him?  This bracingly provocative and outrageously entertaining new play makes its regional premiere when Arizona Theatre Company opens its 50th anniversary season with Mike Bartlett's award-winning exploration of the people underneath the Crowns, King Charles III, Oct. 6-23 at the Herberger Theater Center, 222 E. Monroe.  The 2016-17 season is sponsored by I. Michael and Beth Kasser. (more...)

Drama Takes Center Stage in TLC's LITTLE MISS ATLANTA, Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

LITTLE MISS ATLANTA centers around the fiercely competitive world of children's beauty pageants, where the kids are the stars, but the moms aren't going down without a fight…literally. (more...)

Colorado Shakespeare Festival Announces its 60th Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2016

Next summer, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival celebrates its 60th season with performances of the plays that started it all. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 10/30/2016
by BWW - Oct 30, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/30/2016 for Raleigh (more...)

Friend to Debut UK Single 'The Evening Crowns The Day' 10/22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

Welcome to the captivating, clockwork world of Swiss musician, Dominik Huber, aka FRIEND, whose debut UK single will be released on October 22nd called, The Evening Crowns The Day. (more...)

BWW Interview: Dr. Billy Harden and Spectrum Theatre Company
by Frank Benge - Oct 29, 2016

Recently BroadwayWorld had the opportunity to sit down with Dr. Billy F. Harden to discuss Spectrum Theatre Company which was founded in 2013. We asked him to give our readers a broader view of Spectrum Theatre Company past, present and future. Currently Austin audiences are enjoying Spectrum's production of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND. (more...)

Nipomo Dentist Nipomo Family Dentistry Incorporates New Laser Surgery
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

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Regional Roundup: Top 10 'Spooky' Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 10/28; Signature's FREAKY FRIDAY, ROCKY HORROR in St. Louis and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Oct 28, 2016

Happy Halloween! This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature all the spooky stories in Washington, DC, St. Louis, South Africa and more. Check out our top 10 ghoulish stories around our Broadway World below, which include FREAKY FRIDAY in DC, THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW in St. Louis, and DEAD YELLOW SANDS in South Africa, just to name a few. (more...)

PBS's Nova to Present 3-Part Series TREASURES OF THE EARTH This November
by TV News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

Gemstones, precious metals, and power: Building blocks of our civilization. But where did these treasures come from? How did they shape our past? How will they be used to create the tools of tomorrow? (more...)

New Music Series: Musical Sojourn at the Kraine Theater & Under St. Marks Theater NYC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

This monthly music series is being introduced and hosted by Horsetrade productions and music event producer Salli Squitieri bringing both up and coming and renowned performing artists of all genres from near and far to these two historically rich funky chic unique east village flavored theatres. (more...)

Betsy Morgan and Nicholas Rodriguez Star in CAROUSEL, Beginning Tonight at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents Carousel, directed by Artistic Director Molly Smith, with music by Richard Rodgers and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. (more...)

Heidi Armbruster and More Join Tracy Letts's MAN FROM NEBRASKA at Second Stage; Cast Complete!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

Second Stage Theatre has announced complete casting for its upcoming New York premiere production of Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Tracy Letts' play, MAN FROM NEBRASKA, directed by David Cromer. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Tenaya's Practice Goes Wrong on TLC's LITTLE MISS ATLANTA
by TV News Desk - Oct 26, 2016

Below, check out a sneak peek clip of this week's episode of LITTLE MISS ATLANTA and tune in Wednesday at 10/9C. (more...)

BWW Review: Crown's NOSFERATU Is the Perfect Chilling Halloween Fare
by Don Grigware - Oct 24, 2016

German film-maker F. W. Murnau created the 1922 eclectic silent film Nosferatu based on Bram Stoker's Dracula. It is highly regarded worldwide as an artistic masterpiece, utilizing Expressionistic art. Now in a unique Los Angeles production - unlike any you have seen or are likely to - William A. Reilly has adapted the film to the stage at Crown City Theatre in NoHo. Nosferatu: A Symphony in Terror is a silent film onstage with classical music, ballet and a splendid cast of nine actors, directed with remarkable precision by Reilly. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 10/23/2016
by BWW - Oct 23, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/23/2016 for Raleigh (more...)

Friend to Debut UK Single 'The Evening Crowns The Day' Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2016

Welcome to the captivating, clockwork world of Swiss musician, Dominik Huber, aka FRIEND, whose debut UK single will be released on October 22nd called, The Evening Crowns The Day. (more...)

New Music Series: Musical Sojourn at the Kraine Theater & Under St. Marks Theater NYC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

This monthly music series is being introduced and hosted by Horsetrade productions and music event producer Salli Squitieri bringing both up and coming and renowned performing artists of all genres from near and far to these two historically rich funky chic unique east village flavored theatres. (more...)

BWW Breakdown: RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE ALLSTARS Crowns a Queen Queen
by Maggie Yates - Oct 17, 2016

THIS IS IT! The crowning of a queen. Are you #TeamAlaska? #TeamKatya? #TeamDetox? Or #TeamRoxxxy? The decision to have the Drag Race contestants eliminate each other (rather than judge/host RuPaul making the final decision) each week created an interesting competitive dynamic this season, one that resulted in, as Alaska says, a re-creation of season 5's match-up of Rolaskatox vs. a 'loveable weirdo.' (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 10/16/2016
by BWW - Oct 16, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/16/2016 for Raleigh (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Oklahoma - Week of 10/16/2016
by BWW - Oct 16, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/16/2016 for Oklahoma (more...)

Anna Deavere Smith's 'NOTES FROM THE FIELD' Sets Opening at Second Stage
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2016

Just announced, Second Stage Theatre's New York Premiere production of NOTES FROM THE FIELD: DOING TIME IN EDUCATION, the latest work created, written and performed by groundbreaking theatre artist Anna Deavere Smith with music composed and performed by Marcus Shelby and directed by Leonard Foglia, will open on November 2, 2016 at the Tony Kiser Theatre (305 West 43rd Street). Previews will begin on October 15. (more...)

DISGRACED to Spark Debate at McCarter This October; Ayad Akhtar Set for Dialogue During Run
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Ayad Akhtar's Pulitzer Prize winning Disgraced has become a flashpoint of conversation. Critically-acclaimed and Tony-nominated on Broadway, produced around the world, Disgraced is about to spark debate on McCarter's Matthews Stage this October. (more...)

Cronus Cyber Technologies Launches Virtual Hacker to Defend Banks from Cyber Attacks
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

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DISGRACED to Spark Debate at McCarter This October; Ayad Akhtar Set for Dialogue During Run
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Ayad Akhtar's Pulitzer Prize winning Disgraced has become a flashpoint of conversation. Critically-acclaimed and Tony-nominated on Broadway, produced around the world, Disgraced is about to spark debate on McCarter's Matthews Stage this October. (more...)

Foot Locker And ASICS America Reveal Five Semi-Finalists For The Second Annual 'Real Lives. Real Runners.' Documentary Style Series
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

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A New Virtual Hacker Defending Banks' Main Assets
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

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American Music Awards Nominees Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

The American Music Awards, the world's biggest fan-voted award show, announced today the “2016 American Music Awards” nominees with recording artists Joe Jonas and Rachel Platten revealing six categories of nominees live on ABC's “Good Morning America.” Immediately following the broadcast, five additional categories were announced in real time exclusively via Snapchat (TheAMAs).  ABC News then livestreamed the remaining 17 categories and included a recap of all nominees in the 11 previously announced categories.  (See the full list of nominees below).  The “2016 American Music Awards” will broadcast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 20 at 8:00pm ET on ABC.    (more...)

Southcommon Dental Now Offers CEREC Single Appointment Restoration
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2016

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2016 TCS NEW YORK CITY MARATHON Results - Ghirmay Ghebreslassie, Mary Keitany, Marcel Hug, and Tatyana McFadden Big Winners!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2016

The 2016 TCS New York City Marathon crowned four champions on Sunday, November 6, with Kenya's Mary Keitany winning her third title in the professional women's race, USA's Tatyana McFadden winning her fifth title in the professional wheelchair women's race, and Eritrea's Ghirmay Ghebreslassie and Switzerland's Marcel Hug taking the titles on the men's side in the professional men's and wheelchair races, respectively. (more...)

Vancouver's Comedy Festival, JFL NorthWest, In Association with SiriusXM, Returns For Ten Glorious Days of Laughter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Vancouver's comedy festival, JFL NorthWest, presented in association with SiriusXM, returns for a second year of mid-winter laughs from Thursday, February 16 to Saturday, February 25, 2017 at multiple venues across Vancouver. Announced today, the 2017 JFL NorthWest lineup includes:  (more...)

British Museum Announces Portable Antiquities Scheme (PAS) and Treasure Annual Reports
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

This morning, at the launch of the Portable Antiquities Scheme (PAS) and Treasure annual reports at the British Museum, Matt Hancock, Minister of State for Digital and Culture,  announced the recording of a further 82,272archaeological finds made by the public in 2015. Finds discovered include a Bronze Age gold torc (the largest ever found), a beautifully  enamelled Anglo-Saxon mount and an intriguing hoard of silver coin clippings deposited in the late 17th century. These finds, and others,  are rewriting the archaeology and history of Britain and enabling people across the county to learn more about the past of their local area. (more...)

PBS' TREASURES OF THE EARTH, NOVA to Explore Riches of Our Planet This November
by TV News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

In an epic three-part series, TREASURES OF THE EARTH, NOVA explores the riches of our planet, including those forged deep underneath the surface. (more...)

Anna Deavere Smith's 'NOTES FROM THE FIELD' Opens Tonight at Second Stage
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

Second Stage Theatre's New York Premiere production of NOTES FROM THE FIELD: DOING TIME IN EDUCATION, the latest work created, written and performed by groundbreaking theatre artist Anna Deavere Smith with music composed and performed by Marcus Shelby and directed by Leonard Foglia, opens tonight, November 2, 2016 at the Tony Kiser Theatre (305 West 43rd Street). (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Tonight's Finale Episode of LITTLE MISS ATLANTA on TLC
by TV News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

The adorable contestants and their determined mothers take the pageant world by storm in the all-new, four-episode. Below, check out a sneak peek at tonight's finale airing at 10/9c on TLC (more...)

Zach Heckendorf + Joe Hertler And The Rainbow Seekers at the Fox Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

By age 18, Denver native ZACH HECKENDORF signed his first record deal, released his first album, played Colorado's legendary Red Rocks Amphitheatre and shared stages with Rodrigo y Gabriela, John Butler Trio, Brett Dennen, The Lumineers, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Guster, and One Republic. That was then. (more...)

Anna Deavere Smith and Amanda Ripley Set for Live-Streamed, Post-Show Talk at NOTES FROM THE FIELD
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

Second Stage Theatre will host a special post-performance conversation between Anna Deavere Smith and The Atlantic journalist and New York Times bestselling author, Amanda Ripley, one of the interview subjects Ms. Smith portrays in her acclaimed new work, NOTES FROM THE FIELD. (more...)

Anna Deavere Smith's NOTES FROM THE FIELD Extends at Second Stage
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

Due to extremely high ticket demand, Anna Deavere Smith's critically acclaimed new work, NOTES FROM THE FIELD, will extend for one week and will now play through Sunday, December 18th at Second Stage Theatre (305 West 43rd Street). The production, directed by Leonard Foglia and featuring original music composed and performed by Marcus Shelby, opened to rave reviews on November 2nd and was originally scheduled to close on Sunday, December 11th. (more...)

Go Behind the Scenes with McCarter's Reimagined A CHRISTMAS CAROL; Cast, Creatives Set!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

McCarter Theatre Center has announced its reimagined production of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. Directed by Adam Immerwahr, A Christmas Carol runs December 9 - 31 in the Matthews Theatre. Press opening is Saturday, Dec. 10. (more...)

Foot Locker Announces 'Five Borough Challenge' Team to Support Sponsorship of the TCS New York City Marathon
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2016

NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE: FL), the New York-based specialty athletic retailer, announced today the roster of team members for its annual 'Foot Locker Five Borough Challenge.' Comprised of five local runners who have each overcome significant personal challenges, the team will run the first 13 miles of the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon together on Sunday, Nov. 6. Foot Locker will unite these five runners one from each borough of New York City for the unique race within a race to honor their inspiring stories and achievements. (more...)

THE CHRISTIANS Music Director to Lead Holiday Concert at Steppenwolf
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2016

Steppenwolf Theatre Company's LookOut Series presents a one-night-only holiday concert led by Jaret Landon, music director of The Christians featuring Faith Howard, Yando Lopez, Jazelle Morriss, Mary-Margaret Roberts and Charlie Strater and more singing new and traditional holiday fare. (more...)

Anna Deavere Smith's NOTES FROM THE FIELD Adds Another Show at Second Stage
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

Due to extremely high ticket demand, Anna Deavere Smith's critically acclaimed new work, NOTES FROM THE FIELD, has added a performance at 1pm on Wednesday, December 14. The production plays through Sunday, December 18th at Second Stage Theatre (305 West 43rd Street). (more...)

Annette O'Toole Joins MAN FROM NEBRASKA at Second Stage Theatre This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

Just announced, Annette O'Toole will assume the role of Nancy Carpenter in the upcoming New York premiere production of Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Tracy Letts' play, MAN FROM NEBRASKA, directed by David Cromer. (more...)

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