Guitarmonk Social Launches WOMEN FIRST - GUITAR AT EVERY HOME Program to Benefit Girl Children and Musicians
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2016

Not just men, women also have equal right to think beyond their work or their house-wife's life. They should also set their resolution, seek to expand creatively beyond society's defined rituals. (more...)

Franklin Performing Arts Company Presents FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2016

Franklin Performing Arts Company (FPAC) proudly presents the musical theater masterpiece Fiddler on the Roof. The beloved classic opens FPAC's 26th season. Performances are October 15 at 7:30 p.m., October 16 at 2:00, October 21 and 22 at 7:30, and October 23 at 2:00. The production will be staged at THE BLACK BOX, FPAC's home and performance venue, located at 15 West Central Street in downtown Franklin. (more...)

The 5th Avenue Theatre's Second Annual NextFest: A Festival of New Musicals Launches This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Some of Seattle's most talented actors will be hard at work in collaboration with writers from around the country in the rehearsal halls of The 5th Avenue Theatre this month as the company's NextFest: A Festival of New Musicals launches its three week intensive development cycle this weekend. (more...)

Berkeley Rep Announces Special Presentation of MADWOMAN IN THE VOLVO in the Peet's Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Berkeley Rep today announced that Sandra Tsing Loh's autobiographical narrative, The Madwoman in the Volvo, will be staged as a special presentation in the Peet's Theatre. The three-person show is directed by Berkeley Rep's Associate Director Lisa Peterson, who directed the production's previous runs at South Coast Repertory and Pasadena Playhouse. Performances of The Madwoman in the Volvo begin on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 and run until Sunday, January 15, 2017. Tickets will be available to the general public on Monday, October 10, 2016. Tickets start at $60 and include a beverage. (more...)

Cast Complete, Opening Set for TERMS OF ENDEARMENT, Starring Molly Ringwald Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

59E59 Theaters will host the US premiere of TERMS OF ENDEARMENT, written by Dan Gordon, based on the book by Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Larry McMurtry and the Oscar-winning screenplay by James L. Brooks, and directed by Michael Parva. (more...)

Why Not Theatre Presents Reality Theatre, LIKE MOTHER, LIKE DAUGHTER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

"What does it mean to be a good person? Do you think we value the same things in life? Was I well behaved as a child? What about me do you not understand? Do you need to be tough to survive?" (more...)

Ava Gaudet to Star in 'QUEEN BOUDICCA at Metal Opera' at Rhode Island School of Design
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

QUEEN BOUDICCA a Metal Opera is based on the real life Queen Boudicca of the Celtic Iceni tribe- perhaps the greatest freedom fighter in Celtic History. (more...)

TLC to Premiere Season 2 of OUTDAUGHTERED 11/15
by TV News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

After welcoming home the only all-female set of quintuplets in the country and adjusting to their new normal, Danielle and Adam Busby are returning to TLC for a second season of OUTDAUGHTERED, with a two-hour premiere Tuesday November, 15th at 9/8c. (more...)

11Alive Anchor Brenda Wood Announces 2017 Retirement
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016


Daniel Radcliffe to Return to West End in Old Vic's ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

The Old Vic today announced further programming, casting and dates for the 2016-17 season, both on and off the main stage. The 50th anniversary production of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead by Tom Stoppard will open on 7 March, starring Daniel Radcliffe and Joshua McGuire. (more...)

'Sometimes I Feel Blue' Launches New Marketing Campaign
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

Author Margi Smith thinks that in today's electronic world, children are not being given enough time to open up and discuss how they feel. This perception inspired her to write 'Sometimes I Feel Blue - A Book about Expressing Your Feelings' (published by AuthorHouse). (more...)

MOURNING BECOMES ELECTRA and More Set for Target Margin Theater's 25th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

Target Margin Theater celebrates 25 years of theater making with one of America's greatest playwrights. (more...)

Detroit Rep Presents Michigan Premiere of THE REALIZATION OF EMILY LINDER by Richard Strand
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

The Michigan Premiere of native Michigander Richard Strand's comedy about mothers and Daughters, The Realization of Emily Linder, will have its Champagne Celebration on the Opening Night of the 60th 'Diamond' Anniversary season of the Detroit Repertory Theatre on Thursday, November 03, 2016 at 8:30 PM. Guests are invited to join the cast and crew in a champagne toast in the elegant Gilda Snowden Lobby Gallery of the Rep after the show. (more...)

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Presents Town Hall Series
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble (RTE), Chicago's only Equity theatre dedicated to producing new work with women at the core, announces Town Hall panel discussions in conjunction with its production of Grizzly Mama by George Brant. The production, directed by RTE member Megan Carney, runs September 8 - October 15, 2016, at Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, 5779 N. Ridge Avenue in Chicago.  The Town Hall events will take place at the theater October 1, 8 and 15, 2016. (more...)

BWW Blog: Alyssa Sileo - Fearless Fiddler: My Miracle of Miracles on September 25th
by Guest Blogger: Alyssa Sileo - Oct 5, 2016

A cornerstone of American Theatre has just reached another benchmark of its legacy, and we are the ones lucky enough to observe the mastery. Bartlett Sher's hailed Fiddler on the Roof is the most fearless revival of a classic that Broadway has seen. A revelrous company and a class of principals that were born to play these roles paints a Fiddler that will simultaneously warm and haunt the hearts of all who pass through the Broadway Theatre's doors. (more...)

Holocaust Survivor Finds Her Voice in FROM SILENCE at Theater for the New City
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

A cast of nine women led by Karen Lynn Gorney bring to life a story of the generational effects of the Holocaust in 'From Silence,' a new play by Anne Marilyn Lucas. (more...)

by Scott Rawson - Oct 5, 2016

There is a plethora of young girls in frilly dresses and tiaras here. They laugh and run. They giggle and blush. They are joyful and their parents beam with pride. There are also many tween and young teen females wandering around. They are in notably LESS frilly dresses, yet they too, giggle and blush This is Cinderella. (more...) CEO Receives Top 40 under 40 Nomination
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016


A Holocaust Survivor Finds her Voice in FROM SILENCE by Anne Lucas
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

???????A cast of nine women led by Karen Lynn Gorney bring to life a story of the generational effects of the Holocaust in 'From Silence,' a new play by Anne Marilyn Lucas.  It is widely acknowledged that even as Holocaust survivors are passing on, their trauma lives on in their children and grand children.  This play explores how such trauma is inherited even without being spoken of, seemingly as a genetic or behavioral legacy.  The piece then illustrates that speaking out, processing and understanding can bring healing to families.  This world premiere will be presented by Theater for the New City from November 4 to 20, directed by Peter Zachari. (more...)

Greenhouse Theater Center & Sideshow Theatre Company Extend World Premiere of THE HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

Due to popular demand, the Greenhouse Theater Center and Sideshow Theatre Company's hit world premiere of THE HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH, written and performed by Jeff Award-winning playwright and Sideshow Artistic Associate Philip Dawkins will extend performances through October 30, 2016.  (more...)

'PINK HULK' One-Woman Show Coming to Charm City Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

Award-winning The Pink Hulk: One Woman's Journey to Find the Superhero Within, written and starring professional actor and playwright Valerie David, will have performances Nov. 9, 11, 12 and 13 as part of the fifth annual Charm City Fringe Festival in Baltimore. (more...)

Eden Espinosa, Norm Lewis and Kelli O'Hara to Join Jason Robert Brown at SubCulture
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Tony Award-winning composer and lyricist Jason Robert Brown's wildly successful and acclaimed concert series is returning to SubCulture in 2016, and just announced for this fall and winter are Broadway superstars Eden Espinosa, Norm Lewis and Kelli O'Hara. (more...)

Center Stage Jackson Presents FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Center Stage Jackson is pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale for the classic musical Fiddler on the Roof (Book by Joseph Stein, Music by Jerry Bock, Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick). Directed by Sara Long, with music direction by Brian Ketner and original choreography reproduced by Serenity Sanders, all performances will be held at Jackson College's Potter Center, 2111 Emmons Rd. Jackson, MI 49201. (more...)

The Hostos Center for the Arts and Culture to Present LA NENA SE CASA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

The Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture presents Repertorio Español performing the popular comedy La nena se casa (Our Little Girl is Getting Married) on Saturday, October 29, 7 PM in the Repertory Theater at Hostos Community College.  Called "acerbic with biting wit," La nena se casa is a satirical indictment of the vanity, superficiality and desperation of Puerto Rico's upper classes. La nena se casa was just recently retired from Repertorio Español's regular rotation, and the Hostos performance is the only performance currently scheduled of this popular play which will be performed in Spanish with English surtitles above the stage  (more...)

THIRTEEN to Air Award-Winning London Production of GYPSY, Starring Imelda Staunton, 11/11
by TV News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Jonathan Kent's award-winning production of the classic musical GYPSY - a record-breaking sellout during its acclaimed London run - comes toTHIRTEEN's Great Performances, Friday, November 11 at 9 p.m. on PBS on the PBS Arts Fall Festival. (more...)

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...)

Supernatural Thriller THE TERRIBLE TWO Unveils Haunting New Trailer
by Movies News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

Orange St Films has debuted a trailer and teaser poster for their new supernatural thriller THE TERRIBLE TWO. (more...)

Stars to Compete on All-New MASTERCHEF CELEBRITY SHOWDOWN on FOX, 1/2
by TV News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

Get ready for the ultimate snack-down when Michelin Star Chef Gordon Ramsay and renowned pastry chef Christina Tosi invite celebrities into the MASTERCHEF kitchen to show off their culinary skills in exciting head-to-head contests for charity on the all-new MASTERCHEF CELEBRITY SHOWDOWN, airing Monday, Jan. 2 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (more...)

Terry Aycock Pens GOD ONLY KNOWS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

'God Only Knows: A Classic Rock Album Intersects With Christian Theology & Living': an uplifting book of prayer and reverence for today's Christians. (more...)

Daniele du Plessis Toft Releases THE HUMMING SWORD
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

The author Daniele du Plessis Toft is a natural story teller who has always loved to tell stories to her schoolfriends when she was younger. Her passion for story telling still persists to this day and has shaped the story in 'The Humming Sword' (published by Xlibris UK). (more...)

BWW Review: Stephen Karam and Simon Godwin Drag THE CHERRY ORCHARD Kicking and Screaming Into The 21st Century
by Michael Dale - Oct 17, 2016

'A New Version by Stephen Karam' is the way the text is described in the credits for director Simon Godwin's production of Anton Chekhov's 1904 classic THE CHERRY ORCHARD, now being presented by Roundabout. Words like 'translation' and 'adaptation' are noticeably set aside. (more...)

Hallmark Channel's First Season of CHESAPEAKE SHORES is Most Successful Series in Network History
by TV News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

The first season of Hallmark Channel's original, primetime scripted series CHESAPEAKE SHORES came to a successful close against the Presidential Debates this past weekend, driving the network to be the #1 non-news cable network among HH and Total Viewers (more...)

BWW Review: SISTER CITIES Is An Amusing Expression Of A Dysfunctional Family Finding Their Way In the Face Of Death
by Jade Kops - Oct 16, 2016

Colette Freedman's internationally acclaimed play SISTER CITIES finally comes to Sydney under the astute direction of Roz Riley. (more...)

Movie 'Asomatous' Set to Hit Theaters March of 2017
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2016


The Midtown International Theatre Festival Returns!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2016

The MITF Awards Return! John Chatterton's 17th Summer Fest yielded an amazing crop of productions. Award Ceremony will be directly after the current festival: MIDTOWN INTERNATIONAL THEATRE FESTIVAL: AUTUMN ARTS 2016 October 26 - November 20 at the Jewel Box @ The WorkShop 312 W 36th Street, NYC (more...)

Amerinda to Present THE WINTER'S TALE at HERE Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2016

American Indian Artists Inc. (AMERINDA) will present a new production of William Shakespeare's THE WINTER'S TALE, directed by Madeline Sayet (Mohegan), with new songs written by Ty Defoe (Oneida/Ojibwe), previews begin Dec 2nd. Opening Night is slated for December 4th.  (more...)

CMT Names Shaleen Desai Vice President of Scripted Programming
by TV News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Shaleen Desai has been named Vice President of Scripted Programming for CMT, it was announced today by Jayson Dinsmore, Executive Vice President of Development and Programming for CMT, to whom he will report. (more...)

Scoop: THE CBS DREAM TEAM, IT'S EPIC! on CBS - Saturday, October 29, 2016
by TV Scoop - Oct 14, 2016

Get all the scoop on THE CBS DREAM TEAM, IT'S EPIC!, airing on CBS on Saturday, October 29, 2016! (more...)

The Theatre at Boston Court Announces New Play Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

The Theatre @ Boston Court announces the annual New Play Festival to be presented on two Saturdays, November 5th and 12th at Boston Court Performing Arts Center in Pasadena, CA. (more...)

Rob Schneider Shares THE ART OF LIFE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Rob Schneider has completed his new book 'The Art of Life': a captivating narrative about a consuming force that appears to be beyond all will power to resist. (more...)

BWW Review: Spooky Fairy Tales (and a Greek Tragedy) Come to Life in HEAD. HANDS. FEET. at Shaking the Tree
by Krista Garver - Oct 13, 2016

If you're looking for Portland's most creative theatre, Shaking the Tree productions are always in the running. And the current show is no exception. Just in time for Halloween, director Samantha Van Der Merwe brings us HEAD. HANDS. FEET., which consists of three devised works based on the fairy tales Bluebeard, The Handless Maiden, and The Red Shoes, plus an adaptation of Euripides' Iphigenia. (more...)

2nd Annual Real To Reel Global Youth Film Festival Presented By Better Youth Once Again A Smashing Success
by Movies News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

Filmmakers of the future from across the country, ages 14-23, participated at this year's 2nd Annual Real To Reel Global Youth Film Festival. The festival producers were excited at the results and are working to gear up for next year. The film festival was spearheaded by Better Youth executive director Syd Stewart and 23-year-old program director Johna Rivers, an emancipated foster youth from the community of Watts, California.  (more...)

BWW Interviews: Kyle Robinson of SHAPING SOUND Talks Heading Back on Tour With a Brand New Cast
by Gianluca Russo - Oct 12, 2016

Acclaimed dance company Shaping Sound has become a household name among dance professionals since its first national tour back in 2013. Under the artistic director of Emmy Award winner Travis Wall, alongside founders and choreographers Nick Lazzarini, Teddy Forance, and Kyle Robinson, the group has come a long way since its beginnings on Oxygen's "All The Right Moves" in 2012. Following a successful tour this past winter, the group is back on the road with a reincarnation of their hit show. Robinson, who toured with "West Side Story" before joining the company, spoke to us about bringing in a new cast for the production and gearing up to perform a truly spectacular masterpiece. (more...)

The Arts Company Presents Two New Exhibitions in Nov. 2016
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

The Arts Company presents two exhibitions in November --- New Work: Paintings and Drawings by Denise Stewart-Sanabria; and Musical Sculpture by Philippe Guillerm. Both artists create works that celebrate the energy of Nashville's fascination for food and music. Tennessee-based Stewart-Sanabria is returning with a new series of large-scale oil-on-canvas paintings of food in a photorealistic style. (more...)

HAMILTON'S Jon Rua to Read from THE WAR BOYS at Americas Society
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

In advance of the NYC premiere of Naomi Wallace's 1993 play The War Boys to be directed by James Will McBride, The Artist's Crossing presents a special panel discussion and reading of the play at The Americas Society on October 17, 2016 at 7:00pm. (more...)

PBS to Premiere Beth Murphy's WHAT TOMORROW BRINGS, 10/31
by TV News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Beth Murphy's What Tomorrow Brings has its national broadcast premiere on the PBS documentary series POV (Point of View) onMonday, Oct. 31, 2016 at 10 p.m. (Check local listings.)  (more...)

The Second City Announces 'Creative Collective' Braintrust as Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Andrew Alexander, CEO/Executive Producer of The Second City Inc., has announced the creation of The Second City Creative Collective. This braintrust will function as the Artistic Director of the company and will be composed of eight current Second City talent and alumni. (more...)

Artful Women to Welcome Alicia Marcos Birong This November
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

Raue Center's Artful Women is excited to welcome celebrated author and life coach Alicia Marcos Birong with 'Raising Strong Daughters: An Interactive Tea Party' at 3 p.m. on November 13, 2016. (more...)

BWW Review: Alan Menken Debuts Fresh Retrospective Concert at Segerstrom Center
by Michael L. Quintos - Oct 10, 2016

The prolific eight-time Academy Award-winning composer---perhaps best known for his decades of unforgettable work in several landmark Disney animated musicals---was on hand to unveil a world premiere concert entitled 'A WHOLE NEW WORLD WITH ALAN MENKEN' on September 30, 2016 at Orange County's Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa. Part cabaret concert, part one-man retrospective story time/show-and-tell, this 'trial' showcase, he hoped, would serve as the springboard for what is to become a series of similar concerts celebrating his enviable career thus far. (more...)

Martial Arts Star Paul Mormando to Lead New Film BOUND BY DEBT
by Movies News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

Principal photography is underway in New York on the new action film BOUND BY DEBT starring Martial Arts Sensation turned actor, Paul Mormando. (more...)

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