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Jessica Hecht and Tony Shalhoub to Read ABOUT ALICE at The New Yorker Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2016

The New Yorker Festival will present a Theatre for a New Audience production of a reading of the new two-character play About Alice that Calvin Trillin adapted from his memoir about his late wife, the educator Alice Stewart Trillin. About Alice, with Jessica Hecht as Alice and Tony Shalhoub as Calvin and directed by Leonard Foglia, will be heard one night only at the Directors Guild Theatre, 110 West 57th Street, Saturday, October 8, at 7:00pm. (more...)

Hitron and ASSIA Announce Partnership to Provide Self-Healing Wi-Fi Solutions for Cable Operators and Subscribers
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

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BWW Review: 1776 Still Preaches Compromise to a Skeptical Electorate
by Perry Tannenbaum - Sep 30, 2016

Nearly 50 years after it first played Broadway, 1776 still confounds our drum-and-fife expectations. (more...)

Splice Machine Announces Native PL/SQL Support to Accelerate Migrations from Oracle to Hadoop
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

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BWW Review: The MAESTRO Returns at 59E59
by Peter Danish - Sep 21, 2016

Hershey Felder's 'MAESTRO' returns to NYC triumphantly. (more...)

The Public's TWELFTH NIGHT Musical Adaptation Runs This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2016

The Public Theater kicks off the 2016-17 season this month with a free Public Works musical adaptation of TWELFTH NIGHT, conceived by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Shaina Taub, with music and lyrics by Shaina Taub. (more...)

Jessica Hecht and Tony Shalhoub to Read ABOUT ALICE at The New Yorker Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2016

The New Yorker Festival will present a Theatre for a New Audience production of a reading of the new two-character play About Alice that Calvin Trillin adapted from his memoir about his late wife, the educator Alice Stewart Trillin. About Alice, with Jessica Hecht as Alice and Tony Shalhoub as Calvin and directed by Leonard Foglia, will be heard one night only at the Directors Guild Theatre, 110 West 57th Street, Today, October 8, at 7:00pm. (more...)

SeQent Announces the Expansion of TeamCALL to Include Gateways for ServiceNow and OPC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

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BCN Names TailWind as Lead Partner for Professional Field Services
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

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Scoop: DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW on THE CW - Thursday, November 17, 2016
by - Oct 31, 2016

Get all the scoop on DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW, airing on THE CW on Thursday, November 17, 2016! (more...)

Scoop: DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW on THE CW - Thursday, November 17, 2016
by - Oct 28, 2016

Get all the scoop on DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW, airing on THE CW on Thursday, November 17, 2016! (more...)

Philadelphia's Chester County Moves to Fully Integrated Text-to-9-1-1 Solution by Airbus DS Communications
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

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OnProcess Technology to Discuss Using IoT to Transform Field Service into an Efficient, Lucrative Business at Aftermarket Business Platform 2016
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

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Smithsonian Kicks Off New Series THE LOST TAPES, 12/4
by TV News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

THE LOST TAPES: PEARL HARBOR, will premiere Sunday, December 4 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the attacks that brought the U.S. into World War II. (more...)

Scoop: DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW on THE CW - Thursday, November 17, 2016
by - Nov 17, 2016

Get all the scoop on DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW, airing on THE CW on Thursday, November 17, 2016! (more...)

Smithsonian Channel to Premiere THE LOST TAPES: PEARL HARBOR, 12/4
by TV News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

The first installment, THE LOST TAPES: PEARL HARBOR, will premiere Sunday, December 4 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the attacks that brought the U.S. into World War II. (more...)

SiriusXM Announces Special Coverage of Election Night 2016
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2016

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BWW Review: PATIENCE, Hackney Empire
by Alexandra Coghlan - Mar 9, 2017

'What a very singularly deep young man that deep young man must be!' You don't have to look very far in selfie-taking 2017 for an equivalent to the narcissism and aestheticism that are so thoroughly sent up in Gilbert and Sullivan's 1881 Patience. So perhaps it's best that director Liam Steel has left all that to look after itself, and instead of a topical satire has produced an unapologetic period romp, with just a few too many smutty moments for complete comfort. (more...)

Tickets On Sale Today for NEW STAGES 35: SHAKER NEW PLAYS SERIES 
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

The Shaker Heights High School Theatre Arts Department presents the thirty-fifth festival of new plays, written, directed, performed and co-produced by students, Stages 35: Shaker New Plays Series, March 15, 16, 17 & 18 at 7 PM with a 9:15 PM show on Friday, March 17 in our intimate black box theatre, Stage 3. Six one-act plays will be presented as part of a full season of theatrical events, which began with Urinetown and concludes with Nevermore: A Spring Ensemble Show, in April. (more...)

TCG Awards Second Cycle of Audience (R)Evolution Travel Grants
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for the American theatre, has announced the recipients of the second cycle of Audience (R)Evolution Travel Grants. (more...)

Bob Laurent Releases THIN PLACES
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

'Thin Places': a dark and unforgettable story that brags of shadowy enemies with ancient and unrelenting motives and the ultimate showdown between light and dark. 'Thin Places' is the creation of published author, Bob Laurent, a gifted and celebrated author, public speaker, and outstanding husband, father, and grandfather. (more...)

THE Actors' Gang and Sanofka.Org Announce New Opening Night for LYRICS FROM LOCKDOWN
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

The Actors' Gang today announced that Lyrics From Lockdown, written and performed by Bryonn Bain and directed by Gina Belafonte will now open on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 8pm. The groundbreaking multimedia production tells Bryonn Bain's true story of racial profiling and wrongful incarceration at the hands of New York City police and how this experience led to a transformative friendship with death row inmate Nanon Williams. Lyrics From Lockdown begins previews Thursday, January 26 and opens onThursday, February 9 and runs thorough Sunday, February 25 as part of The Actors' GangSeason of Justice at The Actors' Gang Theatre, 9070 Venice Blvd. in Culver City. Tickets can be purchased online at theactorsgang.com or by phone, 310-838-4264. (more...)

MONI Smart Security Advances Alarm Event Communications With Introduction Of New Interactive Messaging Hub
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2017

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The New Collectives Present BUYER'S REMORSE at The 2017 FRIGID Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

Sex, regret, and a road trip. In Buyer's Remorse, Mara is on the road with nothing but a playlist, podcasts, and her thoughts. She confronts romantic love, intimacy, and loneliness. Can you be independent without being alone?  (more...)

Outside TV's New Winter Season of Programming
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

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Intersil Battery Charger Extends Backup Battery Life of Automotive eCall Systems
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

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Anna Deavere Smith Receives George Polk Award for Journalistic Work in NOTES FROM THE FIELD and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

Long Island University (LIU) has announced the winners of the 68th annual George Polk Awards in Journalism, continuing the University's longstanding tradition of honoring and celebrating the impact of courageous and authentic journalism on our national and global discourse. (more...)

BWW Review: THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE: Uneasy Lies the Head That Wears a Crown
by Nancy Grossman - Feb 17, 2017

ArtsEmerson presents the Druid Theatre Company production of Martin McDonagh's THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE, directed by Tony Award-winner Garry Hynes and featuring Tony Award-winner Marie Mullen. Rounding out the stellar cast are Aisling O' Sullivan, Marty Rea, and Aaron Monaghan. This is a powerful piece of theater that should not be missed. (more...)

The Actors' Gang & Sanofka.org present LYRICS FROM LOCKDOWN
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

The Actors' Gang today announced a series of post-show talkbacks following the remaining performances of Lyrics From Lockdown, written and performed by Bryonn Bain and directed by Gina Belafonte, which is currently performing through Saturday, February 25, 2017 as part of The Actors' Gang Season of Justice at The Actors' Gang Theatre, 9070 Venice Blvd. in Culver City.    (more...)

New Wave of Classics to Be Released from Fox Cinema Archives
by TV News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Bring home the newest wave of classics from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment's Cinema Archives vault, available for purchase on DVD now! (more...)

New National Tour Dates Announced for Jen Kirkman
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Comedian Jen Kirkman is poised for another round of tour dates around North America for her 'All New Material Girl' tour of 2017, fresh off the heels of her latest Netflix special Just Keep Livin'? After appearances on CONAN, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, HARRY, and her Netflix special, Jen Kirkman is ready to start over touring with all new material in some of her favorite cities and venues. (more...)

BWW Review: LYRICS FROM LOCKDOWN - One Man. One Mic. 40 Characters. Injustice Revealed.
by Shari Barrett - Feb 12, 2017

The Actors' Gang is presenting the groundbreaking multimedia production LYRICS FROM LOCKDOWN, a solo show written and performed by Bryonn Bain and directed by Gina Belafonte, which tells Bryonn Bain's true story of racial profiling and wrongful incarceration at the hands of New York City police and how this experience led to a transformative friendship with death row inmate Nanon Williams. Bain weaves the voices of over 40 characters into an extraordinary, internationally acclaimed tour de force production featuring a live band, performing a fusion of hip hop, theater, spoken word, rhythm and blues, calypso and classical music, to tell Bain's story. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Actors' Gang and Sankofa.org present LYRICS FROM LOCKDOWN
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

The Actors' Gang today announced that Lyrics From Lockdown, written and performed by Bryonn Bain and directed by Gina Belafonte will now open on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 8pm. The groundbreaking multimedia production tells Bryonn Bain's true story of racial profiling and wrongful incarceration at the hands of New York City police and how this experience led to a transformative friendship with death row inmate Nanon Williams. Lyrics From Lockdown begins previews Thursday, January 26 and opens on Thursday, February 9 and runs through Saturday, February 25 as part of The Actors' Gang Season of Justice at The Actors' Gang Theatre, 9070 Venice Blvd. in Culver City. Tickets can be purchased online at theactorsgang.com or by phone, 310-838-4264. (more...)

BWW Review: Exquisite Lunacy in A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER at the Hippodrome
by Tina Collins - Dec 29, 2016

Can murder be funny? It is when a group of eccentric aristocrats are involved with all the frills and trills of the Edwardian Age in A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER currently playing at the Hippodrome (more...)

The Actors' Gang and Sankofa.org Present LYRICS FROM LOCKDOWN
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2016

The Actors' Gang today announced Lyrics From Lockdown, written and performed by Bryonn Bain and directed by Gina Belafonte. The groundbreaking multimedia production tells Bryonn Bain's true story of racial profiling and wrongful incarceration at the hands of New York City police and how this experience led to a transformative friendship with death row inmate Nanon Williams. Lyrics From Lockdown begins previews Thursday, January 26 and opens Saturday, February 4 at 8pm as part of The Actors' GangSeason of Justice. The production runs through Sunday, February 26, 2017 at The Actors' Gang Theatre, 9070 Venice Blvd. in Culver City. Tickets can be purchased online attheactorsgang.com or by phone, 310-838-4264. (more...)

Inaugural New York Science Fiction Film Festival to Launch in January
by Movies News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

We are culture. We are exploration. We are The New York Science Fiction Film Festival. (more...)

Adelaide Writers' Week Lunch Event THE DRUNKEN BOTANIST with Amy Stewart Sold Out
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

Excitement is building for Adelaide Writers' Week at the 2017 Adelaide Festival, with New York Times' best-selling author Amy Stewart's special lunch event The Drunken Botanist selling out seven weeks before the full program launch. (more...)

CONNECTIONS Europe Features Keynotes From Allianz, Amazon, Nest, Panasonic, and SmartThings
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2016

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Defeat Terror and Terrorism with a New App
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2016

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Nikki M. James, Jose Llana and Andrew Kober to Lead the Public's TWELFTH NIGHT Musical Adaptation
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2016

The Public Theater will kick off the 2016-17 season in September with a free Public Works musical adaptation of TWELFTH NIGHT, conceived by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Shaina Taub, with music and lyrics by Shaina Taub. Directed by Kwame Kwei-Armah, TWELFTH NIGHT will once again feature over 200 actors and community members alongside five equity actors, including this year Nikki M. James as Viola and Jose Llana as Orsino. (more...)

Carrie Fisher & Debbie Reynolds Films Among Spotlight on Documentary Section of NYFF54
by Movies News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announces the complete lineup for the Spotlight on Documentary section of the 54th New York Film Festival (September 30-October 16). (more...)

Gulf Winds Launches Driver Mobile Application
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

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Locution Systems Introduces Dispatch Mapping for the PrimeAlert Fire Station Alerting System
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2016

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Playwrights' Center Welcomes New Managing Director
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

The Playwrights' Center today announced that Robert Chelimsky will join the organization as managing director, effective May 1, 2017. Chelimsky most recently served as managing director of Epic Theatre Ensemble in New York. (more...)

Review Roundup: GALA Hispanic Theatre's IN THE HEIGHTS
by Molly Tracy - Apr 28, 2017

The U.S. premiere in Spanish of the ground-breaking musical In The Heights. Conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda, with book by Quiara Alegria Hudes, music and lyrics by Mr. Miranda will conclude the 41rd main stage season of Teatro Gala. In The Heights is being directed and choreographed by original Broadway's Latin Assistant Choreographer Luis Salgado who also directed a Spanish production of Speed-the-Plow back in August 2015 with a multicultural cast. (more...)

Brothers Chronicle the Sordid Tale of the Bender Clan in Seven Parts
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

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BWW's On This Day - April 19, 2017
by - Apr 19, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on April 19 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Anderson Cooper to Speak at Mayo Performing Arts Center This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

CNN anchor Anderson Cooper speaks at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Friday, May 19 at 8 pm. (more...)

Shaker Theatre Arts to Present NEVERMORE: THE TALES OF EDGAR ALLAN POE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

Shaker Theatre Arts presents 'Nevermore: The Tales of Edgar Allan Poe, a spring Ensemble Show' on April 21-22 at 7 pm, in the Large Auditorium at 15911 Aldersyde Drive, Shaker Heights, OH 44120.  (more...)

UNG Press Releases Military Titles
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

TheUniversity of North Georgia (UNG) Pressis releasing two war and military titles this month. (more...)

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