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Based on the play The Dragons by Yevgeny Schwarz as translated from the Russian by Frank Tauritz

Musica Viva to Open 39th Season with COLLA VOCE at All Souls Church
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2016

Soloists from Musica Viva, the Aeolus String Quartet and Musica Viva Artistic Director and pianist Dr. Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez are featured in Colla Voce, a program of vocal chamber music, on Sunday, September 25 at 5:00 p.m. at All Souls Church, opening Musica Viva's 39th season. (more...)

After New York, EVERSCAPE Debuts in North Carolina
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

Bare Theatre and Sonorous Road Productions present EverScape, an original script by local playwright Allan Maule, running October 6 - 23, 2016. (more...)

STORM SONG is Released
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

Ziebold Imagery is pleased to share what was discovered on the quest to learn about this mysterious Thoster Chatwyn chatter. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Andrew Lippa and More in THE LIFE OF THE PARTY at TheatreWorks
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2016

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley brings U.S. audiences their first look a London hit with the American Premiere of the joyous musical revue The Life of the Party. Directed and co-created byDavid Babani, the Artistic Director of London's Menier Chocolate Factory, this rollicking musical journey celebrates the songs of Tony Award-nominated composer Andrew Lippa (The Wild Party, The Addams Family, Big Fish) who takes the stage as a featured performer, along with a cast of Broadway and West End veterans, bringing to life a hilarious, uplifting, memorable evening. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Gunning for a Groom! MURIEL'S WEDDING THE MUSICAL to Premiere in Sydney Next Year with New Tunes
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

In Muriel's Wedding The Musical, Muriel Heslop is back! And this time she's singing. (more...)

Crunchyroll and Funimation Partner to Significantly Expand Access to Anime
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

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SHIP OF FOOLS to Launch HERE's 2016-17 Season with Audience on a Turntable
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

HERE launches its 2016-2017 producing season with Ship of Fools, conceived by Jessica Scott, and devised by Jessica Scott with Anonymous Ensemble. This HERE Resident Artist and Dream Music Puppetry Program production plays 15 performances, October 12 - 22 at HERE (145 Sixth Avenue, just below Spring Street). (more...)

Cultural Coalition and Childsplay Theatre Announce El Puente Theatre Festival and Mask Procession 10/2
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2016

Cultural Coalition and Childsplay Theatre announce the fifth El Puente Theatre Festival and Mask Procession happening at Tempe Center for the Arts (TCA) on Sunday, October 2, 2016 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. (more...)

CBEEBIES' Stars Abe Jarmand and Jane Deane Join Cast of ALADDIN - Croydon's Official Panto 2016
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

CBeebies' stars ABE JARMAN (presenter of The Let's Go Club), and JANE DEANE, (Dee Livery in Justin's House), will lead a superb cast in the most magical pantomime of all - ALADDIN.  Croydon is the place to be this Christmas, when this festive treat takes to the stage at Waddon Leisure Centre from Wednesday 7 to Saturday 31 December.  This year's Christmas cracker is one that all the family will long remember. (more...)

Rock Trio Paper Route Releases New Album 'Real Emotion' Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

Nashville-based alt-rock trio PAPER ROUTE have released their third full-length album, titled Real Emotion, today (9/23) on Kemosabe Records/RAL/Sony Music Ent. Blending digital-age pop/rock with ambient vocals (more...)

Scoop: DANCING WITH THE STARS on ABC - Monday, September 26, 2016
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Get all the scoop on DANCING WITH THE STARS, airing on ABC on Monday, September 26, 2016! (more...)

WICKED YOUNG WRITER AWARDS Scribble Towards their Seventh Year
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

THE WICKED YOUNG WRITER AWARDS, created and sponsored by the award-winning musical Wicked in association with the National Literacy Trust (www.literacytrust.org.uk), is pleased to announce that the acclaimed author and illustrator of the How to Train Your Dragon books, Cressida Cowell, will return as Head Judge for the awards for the third consecutive year. Jonathan Douglas, Director of the National Literacy Trust, will also be returning as part of the judging panel. (more...)

HAMILTON's Daniel J. Watts and More Join 'THE DEATH OF THE LAST BLACK MAN' at Signature Theatre; Cast Set!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

Casting is confirmed and tickets are now on sale for the Signature Theatre production of The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World, by Pulitzer Prize-winner Suzan-Lori Parks and directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz. (more...)

Casting Announced For Signature Theatre's Production of THE DEATH OF THE LAST BLACK MAN IN THE WHOLE ENTIRE WORLD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

Casting is confirmed and tickets are now on sale for the Signature Theatre (Paige Evans, Artistic Director; Erika Mallin, Executive Director; James Houghton, Founder) production of The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World, by Pulitzer Prize-winnerSuzan-Lori Parks and directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz. Parks is Signature's current Residency One playwright; her plays Venus, directed by Lear deBessonet, and The Red Letter Plays: In the Bloodand Fucking A, directed by Jo Bonney, will be presented in 2017. (more...)

NBA 2K17 Is Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

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Gadfly Theatre Company Presents SHE KILLS MONSTERS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

Gadfly Theatre Company presents "She Kills Monsters"; the first show in their new home, The Fox Egg Gallery at 3730 Chicago Ave S. They will be performing October 7-10 and October 14-16. All shows are 7:30 PM except for Sundays which are at 3:00 PM. (more...)

TALKING WITH and More Set for October at Verge Theater
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2016

Verge Theater has announced its lineup for October. Scroll down for details! (more...)

A CHRISTMAS CAROL, Golden Dragon Acrobats and More Join King Center's 2016-17 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2016

The Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts has just added three new shows to its 2016-17 lineup: A CHRISTMAS CAROL, THE GOLDEN DRAGON ACROBATS and THE FIVE IRISH TENORS. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Susan Neuffer Returns to the Cabaret Stage with New Show at DON'T TELL MAMA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2016

Susan Neuffer returns to the cabaret stage after a 10-year absence with a new show, "Apocalypse Wow", directed by MAC award winner Lennie Watts, with musical direction by Gerry Dieffenbach. Ms. Neuffer will appear at Don't Tell Mama, on Saturday, October 1 at 4:00 PM and Sunday, October 9 at 4:00 PM.  Cover charge: $20.00 plus a 2-drink minimum. ($5 discount for MAC and SAG-AFTRA) Reservations:  (212) 757-0788 and www.donttellmamanyc.com.  (more...)

New Children's Book, THE LITTLE FIERY DRAGON is Released
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2016

The Little Fiery Dragon is on his way to Sydney to bake hot-cross buns for sick children in the hospital when his trip takes a surprising turn. In author and illustrator Jinnie Walker's 'The Little Fiery Dragon' (published by Partridge Singapore), an accident with his bus ticket leaves the little dragon in jail, unable to make the special Easter buns for the children. With compassion, selflessness and gratitude, he does everything he can to fulfill his mission, and finds some unexpected help along the way. (more...)

Freedom Rider Vets Inspired Upcoming Immersive Theatre Performances
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2016

The Heretic Club and The Ophelia Theatre Group have joined forces to bring you a unique brand of story driven immersive theatre. (more...)


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BWW Interview: WICKED UK/International Tour's Jacqueline Hughes, Carly Anderson
by BWW Staff - Sep 12, 2016

Broadway and West End smash musical WICKED is set to defy gravity in a limited four-week-run with never-before-seen changes at The Theater at Solaire (Solaire Resort & Casino, Paranaque City) from Thursday, February 2, to Sunday, March 5, 2017 . The production is direct from a multi-record-breaking tour of UK and Ireland. (more...)

Katherine L. Myers-Kohn Pens THERE ARE DRAGONS IN THE GARDEN
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2016

'There Are Dragons in the Garden': a unique and creative story revealing the fabled origins of the beautiful snapdragon. 'There Are Dragons in the Garden' is the creation of published author, Katherine L. Myers-Kohn, a nurse, teacher, wife, mother, grandmother, and a teller of stories. (more...)

Breaking News: Baz Luhrmann's MOULIN ROUGE Headed to the Stage as a Musical with John Logan & Alex Timbers
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2016

This just in! Carmen Pavlovic, CEO of Global Creatures, has announced that Baz Luhrmann's revolutionary film Moulin Rouge! will come to the theatrical stage as a new musical with a book by John Logan, directed by Alex Timbers. (more...)

Bailey Hall at Broward College to Welcome Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2016

The critically acclaimed Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company will perform Song of the Phoenix at Bailey Hall at Broward College in Davie, Florida, on September 24, 2016 at 7:30pm, with a master class and special performance for students on campus on Friday, September 23, 2016. (more...)

DUNGEONS & DRAGONS: LIVE FROM PAX WEST Coming to Theaters Nationwide This September
by Movies News Desk - Aug 8, 2016

Set to be a critical hit, “Dungeons & Dragons: Live from PAX West” comes to U.S. cinemas live on Sunday, September 4 at 9:00 p.m. ET / 8:00 p.m. CT / 7:00 p.m. MT / 6:00 p.m. PT, presented by Fathom Events, Dungeons & Dragons and Wizards of the Coast. (more...)

Scoop: THE GOLDBERGS on ABC - Wednesday, August 24, 2016
by TV Scoop - Aug 8, 2016

Get all the scoop on THE GOLDBERGS, airing on ABC on Wednesday, August 24, 2016! (more...)

Updated THRONES! THE MUSICAL PARODY to Return to the Apollo
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2016

Hold the door for "Thrones! The Musical Parody," returning to the Apollo Theater Chicago (2540 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago) September 15 following a successful start to performances earlier this summer. From the creative team behind "Baby Wants Candy" and "50 Shades! The Musical Parody," the fall run of the "Game of Thrones" send-up features 21 original songs and plot lines through Season 6 of the critical hit, performed by a Chicago-based ensemble including many of the actors from the summer preview run. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2016 - BWW Review: THE MMORPG SHOW, Gilded Balloon At The Counting House, 7 August
by Amy Hanson - Aug 8, 2016

If you've ever thought that what the fringe needs is a room full of people cheering numbers on a rolling dice, then your search is over. Paul Flannery, known to nerdy Fringe-goers as Treguard from Knightmare Live, is our guide through an hour of role-playing and comedy in The MMORPG Show.  MMORPG, or Massively Multiplayer Online Role-playing Game, is something of a misnomer in the title, as this is usually applied to the likes of World of Warcraft or Everquest.  Instead, this production is far more in the vein of Dungeons and Dragons and other dice-based tabletop role-playing games. (more...)

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts Announces 2016-2017 WORLD OF DANCE Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2016

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College is pleased to announce its 2016-17 World of Dance series. Since its inception in 1966, this series has showcased new works by more than 175 regional, national, and international companies. This year's lineup features the latest production from Buenos Aires tango company Estampas Porteñas, a celebration of the Chinese Year of the Rooster by the prestigious Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company, and the much-anticipated returns of the National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica and Step Afrika!. (more...)

Houston Grand Opera to Present THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA at Miller Outdoor Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2016

?Houston Grand Opera's award-winning community collaboration and education initiative, HGOco, presents the beloved tale of The Princess and the Pea at Miller Outdoor Theatre. The talented artists of HGOco's touring Opera to Go! program will perform this 45-minute family-friendly opera live on September 21, 22, and 23. (more...)

The Play Company Extends Christopher Chen's CAUGHT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

In response to popular demand, The Play Company (PlayCo), led by Founding Producer Kate Loewald and Interim Managing Director, Robert G. Bradshaw, extends the New York premiere of Christopher Chen's Caught to September 24, the final production in the company's 15th Anniversary Season (more...)

IRATION Announces Fall Tour Dates for Latest Album HOTTING UP
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

Reggae-influenced alternative rock band IRATION will bring the heat to various cities throughout the U.S. this fall as they continue to support their latest album, HOTTING UP. The band recently revealed a slew of tour dates--featuring a mix of headlining shows and festival appearances--throughout September, October and November. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Andrew Lippa and More in THE LIFE OF THE PARTY at TheatreWorks
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley brings U.S. audiences their first look a London hit with the American Premiere of the joyous musical revue The Life of the Party. Directed and co-created by David Babani, the Artistic Director of London's Menier Chocolate Factory, this rollicking musical journey celebrates the songs of Tony Award-nominated composer Andrew Lippa (The Wild Party, The Addams Family, Big Fish) who takes the stage as a featured performer, along with a cast of Broadway and West End veterans, bringing to life a hilarious, uplifting, memorable evening. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

All-Chicago Cast Set for 'Thrones! The Musical Parody' at Apollo Theater
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

"Thrones! The Musical Parody" sweeps through the Windy City once again this fall at Apollo Theater Chicago (2540 N Lincoln Ave) with a talented ensemble of Chicago up-and-comers bringing the "Game of Thrones" send-up to life. Under the direction of Hannah Todd, the cast of "Thrones! The Musical Parody" includes Caitlyn Cerza, Nick Druzbanski, Madeline Lauzon, Beau Nolen, Victoria Olivier and Christopher Ratliff. This all-Chicago cast combines comedic talents and "knockout vocal harmonies" (Chicago Reader) to bring all six seasons of the HBO hit to the stage, recounting the journey of well-known characters such as Tyrion Lannister, Jon Snow, Cersei Lannister, the Stark family, Daenerys Targaryen and more. Performances for the fall run of "Thrones! The Musical Parody" begin September 15; tickets ($29-$59) are on sale now and can be purchased at ApolloChicago.com or by calling the box office at 773.935.6100. The press performance takes place on September 21. Headshots and imagery can be accessed here. (more...)

Harriet Harris, Estelle Parsons, Molly Ringwald and More to Take Part in Primary Stages' 2016 Gala Honoring Horton Foote
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

Primary Stages announced today that the Primary Stages 2016 Gala will celebrate the Horton Foote Centennial on Monday, October 17, 2016 at 6:30 pm. The event, which will be held at 583 Park Avenue, will be chaired by Charles Davis, Hallie Foote, David Richenthal and Michael Wilson. (more...)

PAPER ROUTE Announces Headlining U.S. Tour In Support Of 'Real Emotion'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

As they look ahead to the September 23rd release of their new album Real Emotion, Nashville-based alt-rock trio PAPER ROUTE have announced that their headlining U.S. tour will kick off October 27th in Baton Rouge, LA. (more...)

Mark Irlanda Pens 'The Legendary Tales of the Wizard III: Born of the Fire Belly'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

Mark Irlanda, a father, coach, devoted writer and author, has completed his new book 'The Legendary Tales of the Wizard III: Born of the Fire Belly': a gripping and potent work that examines time and reality, while intriguing the reader through a fantasy of magic and dreams. (more...)

Playhouse South Presents Qui Nguyen's SHE KILLS MONSTERS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

She Kills Monsters is a comedic romp into the world of fantasy role-playing games. She Kills Monsters tells the story of Agnes Evans as she leaves her childhood home in Ohio following the death of her teenage sister, Tilly. When Agnes finds Tilly's Dungeons & Dragons notebook, however, she stumbles into a journey of discovery and action-packed adventure in the imaginary world that was Tilly's refuge. In this high-octane dramatic comedy laden with homicidal fairies, nasty ogres, and 90s pop culture, acclaimed young playwright Qui Nguyen offers a heart-pounding homage to the geek and warrior within us all. (more...)

comScore Announces Official Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of August 21, 2016
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2016

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BWW Review: The Landing Theatre Company's GAMBRELS OF THE SKY Dwells in Possibility
by Natalie de la Garza - Aug 19, 2016

Described as an 'urban biblical fairy tale,' GAMBRELS OF THE SKY, the Landing Theatre Company's current production, catches us up with Eve (I did say biblical, didn't I?), six thousand years removed from the garden. She now works in a high-rise, specializing in office-based hedonism, with Rose, the second, and September, a former accountant who went looking for trouble and found it. (more...)

AltspaceVR's Redesigned User Experience is Focused on Friends and Family
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2016

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Full Company Set for BTG's Off-Broadway Transfer of FIORELLO!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2016

Today, BTG is thrilled to announce the complete and final casting of this exciting revival - the first ever full-scale New York City and Off-Broadway revival of the hit musical! (more...)

BWW Review: After Fledgling Start PETE'S DRAGON Spreads Massive Wings & Soars!
by Katricia Lang - Aug 17, 2016

PETE'S DRAGON is a movie for children, not adults, but grown-ups will still find themselves enchanted by Pete, an orphaned 11-year-old struggling to hold on to his best friend, a dragon named Elliott. (more...)

The Play Company to Close 15th Season with Christopher Chen's CAUGHT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2016

The Play Company (PlayCo), led by Founding Producer Kate Loewald and Executive Producer Lauren Weigel, presents the New York premiere of Christopher Chen's Caught (August 17-September 17), the final production in the company's 15th Anniversary Season. (more...)

Award-Winning Loading Dock Theatre Presents THE DUDLEYS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2016

Brooklyn based award-winning Loading Dock Theatre presents THE DUDLEYS! A FAMILY GAME by Leegrid Stevens. Directed by Jacob Titus, the NYC premiere this fall at HERE features original chiptune music, projection design by Reid Farrington, and life size 8-bit video animation. (more...)

Neon Trees Frontman Tyler Glenn Shares First Single 'Shameless' from Solo Debut
by TV News Desk - Aug 12, 2016

On October 21, Island Records will release EXCOMMUNICATION, Tyler Glenn's solo debut. The album boldly details a journey that's deeply personal yet universal and issues a stirring call to find and fearlessly embrace one's place in the world. (more...)

Johnnie Calloway Shares DRAGONS TO BUTTERFLIES
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2016

Johnnie Calloway grew up in a small town in Kentucky. His mother passed away when he was 5, leaving him to grow up with his father who he describes as a sexually-confused, angry alcoholic. Calloway fell into drug addiction, alcoholism and battles with mental illness before finding healing through forgiveness. In 'Dragons to Butterflies: The Metamorphosis of a Man' (published by Balboa Press), the author chronicles his abusive relationship with his father and the steps that led him to recovery. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of Andrew Lippa's THE LIFE OF THE PARTY at TheatreWorks
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2016

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley will bring U.S. audiences their first look a London hit, when it presents the American Premiere of the joyous musical revue The Life of the Party. Directed and co-created by David Babani, the Artistic Director of London's Menier Chocolate Factory, this rollicking musical journey celebrates the songs of Tony Award-nominated composer Andrew Lippa (The Wild Party, The Addams Family, Big Fish) who takes the stage as a featured performer, along with a cast of Broadway and West End veterans, bringing to life a hilarious, uplifting, memorable evening. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast below! (more...)

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