BWW Interview: Lauren Samuels On Sisterhood, Sexual Liberation and VANITIES
by Marianka Swain - Aug 27, 2016

Lauren Samuels became a household name thanks to BBC reality show Over the Rainbow, and has since had starring roles in Bend It Like Beckham, Grease and We Will Rock You in the West End and The Last Five Years at Tabard Theatre. Now, she's joining Ashleigh Gray and Lizzy Connolly in the European debut of American show Vanities: The Musical at Trafalgar Studios, directed and choreographed by Racky Plews. It follows the travails of three friends as they go from from cheerleading and sororities to jobs, families and hard-won wisdom. (more...)

Hear the Call of the Siren's Den at NYNW Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

 'Siren's Den,' a new rock musical, will be featured at the NYNW Theatre Festival on September 13th at 7pm, at the Elektra Theater. (more...)

North American Debut of Original Compositions to be Performed in Concert by Nicolas Mazmanian
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

Award-winning French composer and pianist Nicolas Mazmanian will give his first piano recital in North America, French Reflections on the American Dream, at the Colburn School's Mayman Hall in Downtown Los Angeles on Friday, September 9, 2016. The program features Mazmanian's original classical compositions for piano, which invite the audience into a world of fantasy, Dreams, and inner romanticism. Mazmanian's accessible melodic music reflects the strong influence of French, Armenian, and American composers. (more...)

Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre Welcomes New Marketing & Development Manager
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre is pleased to have Andrea Mustelier join the company as Marketing & Development Manager. (more...)

Samuel David Lynch Jr. Launches YOU DON'T HAVE TO LIVE LIKE THAT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

Samuel David Lynch Jr., currently an inmate in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice System, Christian, devoted writer and author, has completed his new book 'You Don't Have to Live Like That - God's Message and Methodology for Success': a gripping and potent work that delves into the ideas of faith, success, understanding and forgiveness. (more...)

BWW Blog: Meggie Cansler - The Wine Country Speakeasy and More
by Guest Blogger: Meggie Cansler - Aug 26, 2016

Transcendence Theatre Company had an INCREDIBLE week!! We closed DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY and also held a special and NEW experience, the Wine Country Speakeasy. (more...)

GYPSY to Open Next Month at Gallery Players
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

Gallery Players announces its first show of its 50th season with the award-winning show, Gypsy. Featuring a book by Arthur Laurents, music by Jule Styne and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Gypsy is a show not just for "Some People" but for everyone.  (more...)

New Record Company Where They Believe Music Launches in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

Where They Believe Music is a new record company in New York City by Al Pizarro and Manny Gerald. WTB Music is Where they believe in their artist and will help you achieve your goals, they know what it takes in the music industry to make your hopes and Dreams come true. (more...)

A CLOSER WALK WITH PATSY CLINE to Play the Plaza Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

Julie Johnson stars as America's favorite country music sweetheart in Dean Regan's musical tribute, "A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline." (more...)

FAME National Tour to Dance Into Hershey's Majestic Theater
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

After reaching some sixty million people in over 30 countries, Fame - the Musical, based on the Academy Award winning film and Emmy Award winning TV series will be at Gettysburg College's Majestic Theater, Gettysburg PA on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 8:00p.m. (more...)

NEWSIES to Hold Digital Lottery for Pantages Run
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

The highly anticipated Los Angeles return of Disney's NEWSIES begins performances next week on Tuesday, August 30 at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre for a one-week engagement through Sunday, September 4. Disney Theatrical Productions and the Nederlander Organization are announcing that a day-of-performance DIGITAL lottery for a limited number of $20 orchestra seats will be held daily. (more...)

Gabriela Pattison Releases A BEAUTIFUL CHOICE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

Gabriela Pattison marks her debut in the literary limelight with a parenting self-help book, 'A Beautiful Choice' (published by Xlibris). This new publication offers parents and caregivers tools and resources on how to find answers on the most challenging journey through parenting - guiding children through life-threatening illnesses. (more...)

WONDERFUL TOWN at Center of Weeklong Leonard Bernstein Celebration at the Goodman
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

Goodman Theatre kicks off its 2016/2017 Season with a major revival of Wonderful Town, Leonard Bernstein's timeless musical composition of hope and adventure, lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and book by Joseph A. Fields and Jerome Chodorov. (more...)

The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry to Present Free Puppet-Building Workshops
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut will once again offer fall community puppet-building workshops with acclaimed Boston puppeteer Sara Peattie, to design and build life-size and over-life-size puppets of Shakespeare characters for the Celebrate Mansfield Parade in downtown Storrs, Connecticut. These free workshops will take place Saturday and Sunday, September 10 and 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day at the Ballard Institute workshop space in Storrs Center. Workshop participants will be invited to parade with their puppets as part of the Celebrate Mansfield Parade onSunday, September 18 at noon (Line-up begins at 11:00 AM at Farrell Field near the Post Office), and then help perform iconic Shakespeare monologues, dialogues, and fight scenes on the Town Square. The Parade is a part of the 13th Annual Celebrate Mansfield Festival. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Flat Rock Playhouse's THE MUSIC AND DANCING OF DIRTY DANCING
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

The Flat Rock Playhouse 2016 season will continue with a brand new Music on the Rock featuring songs and dances from 80s hit film, Dirty Dancing. The Music and Dancing of Dirty Dancing will run from tonight, August 25th, through September 4th at The Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown on Main Street in Hendersonville. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in action below! (more...)

Perseverance Theatre Opens 16-17 Season with PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

Before Captain Hook, before Wendy, before Tinkerbell - there was simply a lost boy who never grew up. Be carried away to the Neverland you never knew in Peter and the Starcatcher, Perseverance Theatre's first production of the season. (more...)

BWW Interview: Lauren Molina Dishes on Broadway, The Skivvies, and Goodman's WONDERFUL TOWN
by Kailey Hansen - Aug 25, 2016

In the upcoming revival of Leonard Bernstein's 1953 classic, Lauren Molina plays a young woman who Dreams of making it big in New York City. In reality, she's swapped the Big Apple for the Windy City to star in Tony Award-winner Mary Zimmerman's production of Wonderful Town, premiering at the Goodman this September. Though portraying an aspiring actress, Molina has already belted Sondheim on the Broadway stage and tours as one-half of a popular musical duo. Between rehearsals, she took some time for an exclusive BroadwayWorld Q&A: (more...)

Astoria Performing Arts Center Announces 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

Astoria Performing Arts Center (APAC) presents their 16th season featuring two new works and one musical revival, which both tackle social issues including homelessness, immigration and race relations. 'We have a thrilling line up as we enter our 16th season at Astoria Performing Arts Center, and all of the work shares the resonant theme of home. (more...)

Photo Coverage: How Do You Measure 20 Years? RENT Preps to Launch 20th Anniversary Tour!
by Walter McBride - Aug 25, 2016

The RENT 20th Anniversary Tour, the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning landmark rock musical written by Jonathan Larson, will be led by Danny Kornfeld as 'Mark Cohen,' Kaleb Wells as 'Roger Davis,' Skyler Volpe as 'Mimi Marquez,' AaRon Harrington as 'Tom Collins,' David Merino as 'Angel Dumott Schunard,' Katie LaMark as 'Maureen Johnson,' Jasmine Easler as 'Joanne Jefferson, and Christian Thompson as 'Benny Coffin III.' (more...)

Irving Oil and Circle K Launch 'Fueling Dreams' Fundraiser to Support Special Olympics, 8/27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

PORTSMOUTH, NH, Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -Irving Oil and Circle K will team up with Special Olympics athletes and law enforcement officers on Saturday to pump gas and wash windshields for customers at participating Irving Oil locations throughout New England. The event marks the finale of the month-long Fueling Dreams campaign that supports New England Special Olympics athletes and their programs. To celebrate the day, Irving Oil will be donating $1 for every fuel transaction made on Saturday between 10 am and 2 pm to Special Olympics. (more...)

Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Nestle Launch 'Gold Medal Games' National Fitness Competition
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

ATLANTA, Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ On August 4th, the Rose Bowl Stadium roared as more than 200 area youth gathered for the National Fitness Competition's 'Gold Medal Games.' Additionally, more than 300 Clubs and tens of thousands of kids and teens participated in National Fitness Competition events around the country. Hosted by Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Nestl, the National Fitness Competition is designed to inspire kids and teens to achieve tangible and short-term fitness goals. Track and Field Olympic Champions and Club alumna, Jackie Joyner-Kersee and longtime supporter, Gail Devers added to the excitement of the event by joining the festivities and sharing their fitness journeys. Through their stories, Joyner-Kersee and Devers inspired the crowd to stay focused on their goals and never give up on their Dreams. From soccer to archery the two Olympians joined the youth in the event's physical activities and challenges. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Logo Reality Dating Series FINDING PRINCE CHARMING, Hosted By Lance Bass
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

Logo today announced that its brand new reality dating competition series, FINDING PRINCE CHARMING will premiere on Thursday, September 8th at 9:00 PM ET/PT with a special 90-minute episode immediately following an all-new episode of 'RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars” and will simulcast on VH1. (more...)

Tickets to Rogers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA on Sale Now in Indianapolis
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA, the 2013 Tony Award-winning Broadway musical from the creators of The King & I and The Sound of Music, will play Clowes Memorial Hall for a limited engagement from November 15-20. (more...)

BWW Feature: WICKED Touring Cast Visits Local High School in Columbus, Ohio
by Christina Mancuso - Aug 25, 2016

Today, theatre students of Gahanna Lincoln High School in Columbus, Ohio (with Director Cynthia Macioce) had a rare treat when members of the touring company of WICKED visited them to offer an informative talkback on the makings of a touring production. The talkback was open to members of Gahanna Lincoln High School's International Thespian Society, whose Vice President, Camille Mancuso, orchestrated the event based on her previous professional experience on tour and on Broadway. (more...)

Alison Fraser and Robert Cuccioli to Headline FAREWELL TO THEATRE and INTERLUDE AT THE PLAYHOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Gingold Theatrical Group's Project Shaw, under the leadership of Artistic Director David Staller, continues its 11th Season when it presents its 116th concert presentation with a double bill featuring Harley Granville-Barker's Farewell to the Theatre and George Bernard Shaw's Interlude at the Playhouse on Monday, September 19 at 7pm, at Symphony Space's Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). (more...)

The Australian Ballet Revives The Classic Family Favourite COPPELIA
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

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Roanoke Children's Theatre is Bigger and Better at the Jefferson Center with THE BFG
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Something BIG is coming to Roanoke Children's Theatre this fall. Kicking off the 9th Season at RCT, THE BFG (Big Friendly Giant) will take the audience on a magical journey devoted to chasing Dreams. (more...)

VIDEO: Jessie Mueller, Sara Bareilles and WAITRESS Cast Members Perform at CD Signing
by Michael Dale - Aug 24, 2016

Grammy-nominated composer/lyricist Sara Bareilles, who made her Broadway debut last season with her Tony-nominated score for the hit musical WAITRESS, hosted a sampler of songs from the show at Manhattan's Upper East Side Barnes & Noble at yesterday's CD signing event. (more...)

Playwright Philip Dawkins' Family History Brought to Life in THE HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH at Greenhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Greenhouse Theater Center (2257 N. Lincoln Ave ) and Sideshow Theatre Company present the world premiere of "The Happiest Place on Earth," written by and starring Joseph Jefferson Award-winning playwright and Sideshow Artistic Associate Philip Dawkins and directed by Sideshow Artistic Director Jonathan L. Green.  The show runs Sept. 17 - Oct. 23 with the press opening on Sept. 22 at 7:30 p.m.  (more...)

New Drama and Musical to Headline New York New Works Theatre Festival This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Two distinctive pieces of theater - a drama about pioneering gay illustrator J.C. Leyendecker, and a musical comedy version of the Greek classic Electra - will be featured in this year's New York New Works Theatre Festival, August 29 through September 14. (more...)

YOUNG MUSICIANS SHOWCASE A Premiere Event Featuring Youth Talent and Accompanied by Professional Musicians, September 17th
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

The Riverside Opera Company and Richmond County Orchestra season is set to begin in October.  As a prelude to the season is a Young Musicians Showcase  features youth musicians accompanied by a professional musician.  This premiere event is an opportunity  to view these young musicians as they demonstrate the talent that makes them the  winners of auditions held this summer .  At this performance they will be presented with the Grandmaster Kim awards for young artists.  (more...)

GYPSY to Open MTC MainStage's 30th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Music Theatre of Connecticut MainStage, Fairfield County's professional award-winning theatre company, will open its 30th Anniversary Season with a revamped production of "Gypsy." The season-opener will run September 9-25. (more...)

Casting Announced for The Hypocrites Production of CINDERELLA AT THE THEATER OF POTATOES
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

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Photo Flash: First Look at Cortland Rep's Summer Season Closer THE MARVELOUS WONDERETTES
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Cortland Repertory Theatre closes their 45th anniversary summer season of professional live theatre with a lollipop of a musical, 'The Marvelous Wonderettes'. Written and created by Roger Bean, the show features some of the greatest pop hits of the 1950's and 60's. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast below! (more...)

Andrea Mezvinsky's Comedy SAWED IN HALF to Play ACME Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Crowned America's Funniest Mom on Oprah, stand-up comedienne and actress, Andrea Mezvinsky has created a new solo play "Sawed in Half" that begs the question: 'What happens when one woman's competing roles of wife, mother, lover, and performer collide?'  (more...)

Theatre East to Present Neighborhood Reading of LONE STAR and LAUNDRY & BOURBON
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Theatre East presents Lone Star and Laundry & Bourbon to celebrate its 30th installment of the NEIGHBORHOOD READING SERIES at The Bronx Brewery, 856 E 136th Street, Bronx (between Willow and Walnut Avenue) on Friday, September 2nd at 7pm (more...)

Photo Coverage: WAITRESS Company Signs Cast Albums at Barnes & Noble!
by Walter McBride - Aug 24, 2016

Just yesterday, Tony-winning star Jessie Mueller and Grammy-nominated composer/lyricist Sara Bareilles and the cast of WAITRESS stopped by Manhattan's Upper East Side Barnes & Noble (150 E. 86th Street) , to celebrate the release of the show's cast album. The company not only performed songs from the show, but signed CDs for fans, and you can check out photos from the special day below! (more...)

Pink Floyd Tribute, Gospel Brunch and More Coming Up at Daryl's House
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Daryl's House Club has announced its upcoming performances in Pawling. Details below! (more...)

BucketList Central Adds Neck Wallet to Collection of Travel Products
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

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BWW Review: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, New Wimbledon Theatre, 23 August 2016
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Aug 24, 2016

It is rare that you might see a Jewish florist, a sadistic dentist and a giant singing, flesh-eating plant on the same stage, but in Little Shop of Horrors, this is all part of the show. (more...)

Foxwoods Resort Casino to Offer Non-Stop Winning Action Throughout September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Foxwoods Resort Casino, the Northeast's premier resort destination, is rewarding guests throughout September by presenting four lucky winners a brand new Dodge car. (more...)

Make-A-Wish Unveils Unique Playhouse for Eastern Ontario Boy Living With Life-Threatening Medical Condition
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

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VIDEO: Dolly Parton Talks New Album, Tour & More on TODAY
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

Country superstar and Southern sweetheart Dolly Parton stopped by this morning's TODAY on NBC to chat about her new album "Pure & Simple" as well as her largest tour ever! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Charlie Williams Help Fialta Celebrate Summer with 'Be Someone' Music Video!
by Stage Tube - Aug 24, 2016

Indie Band Fialta has just released a new music video directed and choreographed by Broadway's Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Charlie Williams and featuring Broadway dancers from Matilda, She Loves Me, Tuck Everlasting, Newsies, West Side Story, A Chorus Line, Finding Neverland, Mamma Mia, Mary Poppins, and more!  Fialta captures carefree summer friendships and fun in their newest music video for 'Be Someone,' while also shining a spotlight on up-and-coming Broadway talents.  (more...)

Stoneham Theatre Presents Musical Farce LUCKY STIFF
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

Stoneham Theatre opens its 17th Season with Lucky Stiff, a musical murder mystery farce about love, dogs, diamonds, and death. From the creators of Ragtime and Seussical, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, Directed by Caitlin Lowans and Choreographed by Elliot Norton and IRNE Award-winner Ilyse Robbins, Lucky Stiff hilariously tells the story of an unassuming shoe salesman who stands to inherit six million dollars from a recently deceased uncle he never met. There's only one catch: he has to bring his embalmed uncle on a vacation to Monte Carlo. Should he succeed in passing his uncle off as alive, he'll get the inheritance. If not, the money goes to the Universal Dog Home of Brooklyn, or else his uncle's gun-toting ex! Performances run from September 8 - 25, 2016. Press Opening is Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 3:00pm. (more...)

The Plaza Theatre Invites You to Take A CLOSER WALK WITH PATSY CLINE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

Julie Johnson stars as America's favorite country music sweetheart in Dean Regan's musical tribute, "A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline." Co-starring Steve Barcus, the musical will be presented by the Plaza Theatre and Mark Bell, at the Plaza Theatre in Garland November 11, 12, 13 and 18, 19 and 20, 2016. (more...)

Alfred Molina and Jo Beth Williams Celebrate SKYLIGHT THEATRE COMPANY in Los Angeles with Staged Reading of Keith Bunin's VERA LAUGHED
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

It's 1942 and the famous author Ivan Bunin, who escaped the Russian Revolution 20 years earlier, has created a new life for himself in the French countryside with his wife and his mistress. He still Dreams of returning home, but he's not a young man anymore, and the world is at war again. Based on a true story. (more...)

Theatre Unleashed Welcomes Three Co-Productions!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

In continuing its mission of collaborating with local artists, encouraging new works and celebrating acclaimed shows, Theatre Unleashed is pleased to welcome three amazing co-productions on stage at The Belfry from August 25-29. (more...)

The Australian Ballet Revives the Classic Family Favourite COPPELIA
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

The Australian Ballet will perform a special Melbourne season of Coppelia at the Palais Theatre from 23 September to 1 October, before touring to Sydney Opera House for a festive-season run from 2 to 21 December. (more...)

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