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East Haddam, CT 06423
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Walt Disney Studios Breaks $4 Billion Mark at Global Box Office
by Movies News Desk - Nov 27, 2013

Yesterday, The Walt Disney Studios broke the $4 billion mark at the global box office for the first time in its history. (more...)

Disney's FROZEN Gets Early Screenings at LA's El Capitan Theatre, Now thru 1/5
by Movies News Desk - Nov 22, 2013

El Capitan Theatre moviegoers will kick off holiday celebrations early with an exclusive advance engagement of Walt Disney Animation Studios' 'Frozen,' beginning five days before the film's nationwide release. El Capitan isfrozen over this holiday season, welcoming guests into a snow-covered wonderland-complete with ice-capped opera boxes and a flurry of snowflakes. 'Frozen' showings, which will run today, Nov. 22, 2013, to Jan. 5, 2014, will be preceded by ice carving performance artists on stage, as well as 'Frozen' characters Anna and Elsa in their first live-on-stage appearances. (more...)

A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC to Open Ensemble Theatre Company's 2013-14 Season, 12/5
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2013

Ensemble Theatre Company of Santa Barbara announces its 2013-14 Season in its new home, the New Vic, beginning with the hit Broadway musical A Little Night Music, inspired by the Ingmar Bergman film 'Smiles of a Summer Night. Directed by Ensemble Executive Artistic Director Jonathan Fox, A Little Night Music features one of Stephen Sondheim's best-known songs, "Send in the Clowns." A star-studded cast featuring Piper Laurie, Stephanie Zimbalist and Patrick Cassidy will christen the stage at the New Vic. (more...)

Brad Pitt Attacked on Red Carpet of MALEFICENT Premiere
by Movies News Desk - May 29, 2014

Brad Pitt was physically attacked while attending Wednesday night's world premiere of MALEFICIENT, starring his long time partner Angelina Jolie. (more...)

Photo Flash: Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt & More Attend MALEFICENT's World Premiere
by Movies News Desk - May 29, 2014

Below, check out images from last night's premiere of MALEFICENT at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood. (more...)

CLIF Bar Sponsors Climbing Competition in Japan with Chris Sharma and Yuji Hirayama
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2014

Two of the world's top professional rock climbers and Team CLIF Bar athletes Chris Sharma and Yuji Hirayama will host the first-ever CLIF Bar sponsored climbing competition in Tokyo, Japan. To coincide with the climbing event, Clif Bar & Company owner and co-chief visionary officer Gary Erickson's book Raising the Bar will be released in Japanese at a press conference in Tokyo this week. (more...)

Photo Flash: Jimmy Kimmel and More in 'An Evening With Dave Rice' Gala
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2014

Acclaimed TV personality and longtime Las Vegas resident, Jimmy Kimmel, partnered with University of Las Vegas, Nevada Runnin' Rebels Head Coach Dave Rice and his wife, Mindy, to host the third annual “An Evening with Dave Rice” gala yesterday evening inside the MGM Grand Conference Center. The upscale event benefitted the Dave Rice Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to the education and support of health initiatives including developmental disorders such as Autism and other charitable causes throughout Southern Nevada. Check out the photos below! (more...)

MundoFox Unveils Broadcast Year 2015 Programming Line-Up At Upfront Luncheon
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2014

NEW YORK, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ MundoFox, the broadcast member of the FOX Hispanic Media (FHM) family of networks, unveiled an exciting programming line-up during today's Upfront event held at The Diamond Horseshoe in New York City. Featured in the network's portfolio are several original primetime series, including the highly anticipated 'El Capitan' starring the legendary leading man Humberto Zurita and Jose Maria de Tavira; 'Quien Mato a Patricia Soler?' with Mexican powerhouse Itati Cantoral; returning favorites like 'Cien Latinos Dijeron,' hosted by Marco Antonio Regil and the network's rebranded national news division, 'Noticias MundoFox con Rolando Nichols'. (more...)

VIDEO: Hanks, Streep & More Spoof Viral YouTube Videos on KIMMEL AFTER THE OSCARS
by TV News Desk - Mar 3, 2014

Kimmel's all-star fake film trailers aired on last night's show, which were inspired by viral YouTube videos. (more...)

Disney's OSCAR-Winning FROZEN Crosses $1 Billion Worldwide!
by Movies News Desk - Mar 3, 2014

On the same day it won two Academy Awards® including Best Animated Feature, “Frozen,” Walt Disney Animation Studios' 53rd feature film, crossed $1 billion at the worldwide box office. (more...)

MUPPETS MOST WANTED Gets Special Showing at El Capitan Theatre, Now thru 4/17
by Movies News Desk - Mar 21, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre presents a special engagement of 'Muppets Most Wanted,' the latest Muppets adventure from Disney in Dolby Atmos from today, March 21-April 17, 2014. Guests have the opportunity to see Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy sing live on stage before every showing of the movie. (more...)

Ben Vereen to Co-Host 2014 Southwest Region Ben Vereen Awards, 6/14
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2014

Broadway/San Diego has just announced that Ben Vereen will co-host the Southwest Region Ben Vereen Awards on June 14th as well as teach a special master class to the student finalists. (more...)

El Capitan to Screen THE PIRATE FAIRY, 2/28-3/19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre is thrilled to present the all-new animated adventure 'The Pirate Fairy,' Feb. 28- March 19, 2014. Guests will experience a special live appearance by Tinker Bell at every show, and have the opportunity to get up and dance along to favorite Disney Junior songs with the 'Disney Junior DJ Shuffle Dance Party' before each showing of 'The Pirate Fairy.' (more...)

El Capitan Theatre to Screen Disney's PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE, 7/18-8/20
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre presents a special engagement of Disney's “Planes: Fire & Rescue” in realD 3D and Dolby Atmos July 18 – Aug. 20, 2014. Each screening will be accompanied by “Summer Beach Party” live on stage, plus the classic 1935 Disney animated short, “Mickey's Fire Brigade.” (more...)

El Capitan Theatre to Present Special Sing-A-Long Screening of Disney's FROZEN, 8/22-9/7
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre presents a special engagement of Disney's 'Frozen' Sing-along version Aug. 22 - Sept. 7, 2014. Each screening will be accompanied by Elsa, live on stage, snow inside the theatre, plus the all-new short 'Feast' from Walt Disney Animation Studios. (more...)

Cast of 'Guardians of the Galaxy' to Visit ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE, 7/21
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

Jimmy Kimmel welcomes Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper to a special "Guardians of the Galaxy" episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on MONDAY, JULY 21 (more...)

El Capitan Theatre to Host Sing-A-Long MARY POPPINS Screenings, 1/10-20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre will sing in the New Year with a special return engagement of the Sing-A-Long version of Walt Disney's classic 'Mary Poppins,' from January 10th through the 20th, it was announced today by Lylle Breier, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Special Events for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. (more...)

Richard Sherman to Appear at El Capitan Theatre's Sing-A-Long MARY POPPINS Screening, 1/10
by Movies News Desk - Jan 8, 2014

Richard M. Sherman, who with his brother Robert B. Sherman, wrote more motion-picture musical song scores than any other songwriting team in film history, including the music and lyrics of the Walt Disney classic 'Mary Poppins,' will be the special guest on Friday, January 10 at the opening night of an 11-day return engagement of the Sing-A-Long version of the film at Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre. Sherman's appearance was announced today by Lylle Breier, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Special Events for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. (more...)

All-New Sing-Along Version of Disney's FROZEN Hits Theaters Today
by Movies News Desk - Jan 31, 2014

'Frozen' audiences are invited to join the act-literally-as more than 1000 theaters nationwide introduce an all-new sing-along version of Disney's Oscar-nominated, Golden Globe-winning big-screen adventure beginning today, Jan. 31, 2014. (more...)

Rob Richards Brings Live Organ Accompaniment to GET A HORSE! Before FROZEN Sing-Along at El Capitan
by Movies News Desk - Jan 30, 2014

El Capitan guests gearing up for the all-new sing-along version of 'Frozen,' which kicks off this weekend, will be the only moviegoers to see a very special version of the Academy Award-nominated Mickey Mouse short 'Get A Horse!' (more...)

REELABILITIES: Boston Disabilities Film Festival Kicks Off Today
by Movies News Desk - Jan 30, 2014

The third ReelAbilities: Boston Disabilities Film Festival will explore the theme of journeys in a record-setting 17 films being screened from today, Jan. 30-Feb. 6 at seven venues in Massachusetts. (more...)

All-New Sing-Along Version of Disney's FROZEN to Hit Theaters, Jan 31
by Movies News Desk - Jan 22, 2014

"Frozen" audiences are invited to join the act-literally-as more than 1000 theaters nationwide introduce an all-new sing-along version of Disney's Oscar-nominated, Golden Globe-winning big-screen adventure beginning Jan. 31, 2014. (more...)

El Capitan Theatre to Screen LADY AND THE TRAMP, 2/14-20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre will present Disney's animated classic “Lady and the Tramp,” along with Disney's all-new stop-motion animated short film, “Blank: A Vinylmation Love Story” February 14-20 2014, it was announced today by Lylle Breier, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Special Events for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. This special engagement is exclusively at the El Capitan Theatre. (more...)

REELABILITIES: Boston Disabilities Film Festival to Kick Off Jan 30
by Movies News Desk - Jan 14, 2014

The third ReelAbilities: Boston Disabilities Film Festival will explore the theme of journeys in a record-setting 17 films being screened from Jan. 30-Feb. 6 at seven venues in Massachusetts. (more...)

Sherman Brothers Honored with Dedicated Dressing Room at El Capitan Theatre, Jan. 10
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2014

Just moments ago, Richard M. Sherman, who with his brother Robert B. Sherman, wrote more motion-picture musical song scores than any other songwriting team in film history, was surprised amongst family and friends upon the dedication ceremony of the Sherman Brothers Star Dressing Room at Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre. Later that evening, Richard Sherman will be the special guest at the opening night of Mary Poppins Sing-A-Long which will run at the El Capitan Theatre until January 26th. (more...)

Richard Sherman Appears at El Capitan Theatre's Sing-A-Long MARY POPPINS Screening Tonight
by Movies News Desk - Jan 10, 2014

Richard M. Sherman, who with his brother Robert B. Sherman, wrote more motion-picture musical song scores than any other songwriting team in film history, including the music and lyrics of the Walt Disney classic 'Mary Poppins,' will be the special guest tonight, January 10 at the opening night of an 11-day return engagement of the Sing-A-Long version of the film at Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre. Sherman's appearance was announced today by Lylle Breier, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Special Events for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. (more...)

Photo Flash: Josh Gad Makes Appearance at FROZEN Sing-Along
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2014

'Frozen' audiences were invited to join the act--literally--this past weekend as more than 2000 theaters nationwide introduced an all-new sing-a-long version of Disney's Oscar®-nominated, Golden Globe®-winning big-screen adventure film. Josh Gad, who voices the character Olaf, surprised audiences at the Sing-A-Long Screening this Sunday at the El Capitan Theater in Hollywood. Check out photos from the festivities below! (more...)

El Capitan Screens THE PIRATE FAIRY, Now thru 3/19
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre is thrilled to present the all-new animated adventure 'The Pirate Fairy,' today, Feb. 28- March 19, 2014. Guests will experience a special live appearance by Tinker Bell at every show, and have the opportunity to get up and dance along to favorite Disney Junior songs with the 'Disney Junior DJ Shuffle Dance Party' before each showing of 'The Pirate Fairy.' (more...)

MUPPETS MOST WANTED Gets Special Showing at El Capitan Theatre, 3/21-4/17
by Movies News Desk - Feb 27, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre presents a special engagement of 'Muppets Most Wanted,' the latest Muppets adventure from Disney in Dolby Atmos from March 21-April 17, 2014. Guests have the opportunity to see Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy sing live on stage before every showing of the movie. (more...)

THE OSCARS to Stream Live on Watch ABC
by Movies News Desk - Feb 27, 2014

For the first time ever, The Oscars preshow and full awards telecast will stream live for verified WATCH ABC viewers online and on mobile devices. (more...)

PEOPLE Partners with The Academy to Host Oscar Fan Experience For Second Year
by Movies News Desk - Feb 25, 2014

PEOPLE, the No. 1 celebrity and entertainment brand, has partnered with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to present the 2014 Oscar Fan Experience on Sunday, March 2nd. (more...)

Ellen DeGeneres & Jimmy Kimmel to Guest on Each Other's Shows Tomorrow in Anticipation of OSCAR Sunday
by TV News Desk - Feb 25, 2014

On WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, Oscar® host Ellen DeGeneres will appear on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' as a lead up to Oscar Sunday. Additionally, Jimmy Kimmel will guest on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' to discuss his upcoming 'Jimmy Kimmel Live: After The Oscars' special. (more...)

Amy Adams, Anne Hathaway Among OSCAR Presenters; Full List Announced!
by Movies News Desk - Feb 24, 2014

Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron today announced the complete slate of stars who will present Oscars at the ceremony. The Oscars®, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will air on Oscar Sunday, March 2, live on ABC. (more...)

Amy Adams, Anne Hathaway Among OSCAR Presenters; Full List Announced!
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2014

Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron today announced the complete slate of stars who will present Oscars at the ceremony. The Oscars®, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will air on Oscar Sunday, March 2, live on ABC. (more...)

El Capitan to Screen THE PIRATE FAIRY, 2/28-3/19
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre is thrilled to present the all-new animated adventure 'The Pirate Fairy,' Feb. 28- March 19, 2014. Guests will experience a special live appearance by Tinker Bell at every show, and have the opportunity to get up and dance along to favorite Disney Junior songs with the 'Disney Junior DJ Shuffle Dance Party' before each showing of 'The Pirate Fairy.' (more...)

Daniel Day Lewis Set to Present at the Oscars®
by TV News Desk - Feb 17, 2014

Three-time Oscar winner Daniel Day-Lewis will return to present at this year's Oscars®,show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. (more...)

Jennifer Lawrence to Present at 86th ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2014

Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence will return to present at this year's Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. The Oscars, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will air on Sunday, March 2, live on ABC. (more...)

A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC Opens Ensemble Theatre Company's 2013-14 Season Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2013

Ensemble Theatre Company of Santa Barbara announces its 2013-14 Season in its new home, the New Vic, beginning with the hit Broadway musical A Little Night Music, inspired by the Ingmar Bergman film 'Smiles of a Summer Night. Directed by Ensemble Executive Artistic Director Jonathan Fox, A Little Night Music features one of Stephen Sondheim's best-known songs, 'Send in the Clowns.' A star-studded cast featuring Piper Laurie, Stephanie Zimbalist and Patrick Cassidy will christen the stage at the New Vic. (more...)

El Capitan Theatre to Host Sing-A-Long MARY POPPINS Screenings, 1/10-20
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2013

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre will sing in the New Year with a special return engagement of the Sing-A-Long version of Walt Disney's classic 'Mary Poppins,' from January 10th through the 20th, it was announced today by Lylle Breier, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Special Events for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. (more...)

FROZEN Stage Adaptation For Disneyland Under Consideration By Disney?!
by Pat Cerasaro - Dec 19, 2013

A new theme park attraction featuring a stage adaptation of Disney's current #1 box office hit FROZEN is under consideration according to a news item on a popular Disney site Inside The Magic. (more...)

Announcing CCM's Spring 2014 Performance Schedule - Nearly 150 Shows
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2013

The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) is delighted to announce its spring schedule of major events. The largest single source of performing arts events in the state of Ohio, CCM presents nearly 150 major public performances from Jan. 12 through May 18, ranging from faculty and guest artist concerts to fully supported opera, musical theatre, drama and dance productions. (more...)

El Capitan Theatre to Screen Disney's TANGLED, 9/12-10/8
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre presents a special engagement of Disney's "Tangled" Sept. 12 - Oct. 8, 2014. Before the movie, see Sofia from Disney's "Sofia the First" live on stage plus a special glimpse of Disney Junior's upcoming "Sofia the First: Curse of Princess Ivy." Then after the movie, see Rapunzel live on stage followed by Disney's "Tangled Ever After" short. (more...)

El Capitan Theatre to Host FROZEN Sing-A-Long, 8/22-9/7
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre presents a special engagement of Disney's "Frozen" Sing-along version Aug. 22 - Sept. 7, 2014. Each screening will be accompanied by Elsa, live on stage, snow inside the theatre, plus the all-new short "Feast" from Walt Disney Animation Studios. (more...)

WIZARD OF OZ & More Set for TCM's Classic Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) has announced that six of their classic films with upcoming tent-pole Blu-ray anniversary and special editions will be featured at the 2014 TCM Classic Film Festival from April 10-13 in Hollywood. (more...)

'A Marte Cabaret', del erotismo burgués a las estrellas
by Jerónimo Carmona - Apr 7, 2014

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zSpace and NIAR Transform 3D Training and Learning
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2014

SUNNYVALE, CA and WICHITA, KS - zSpace, Inc., a technology provider that is transforming the future of human-computer interaction, today announced it has partnered with Wichita State University's National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) to offer a virtual training solution to deliver advanced training in manufacturing industries such as transportation, aerospace and industrial equipment. (more...)

Hollywood Arts Council's 28th Annual Charlie Awards Luncheon to Honor Richard M. Sherman, Open Fist Theatre and More, Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2014

The Hollywood Arts Council's 28th Annual Charlie Awards Luncheon, benefiting the Council's arts programs for underserved children in the community, will be held on April 25, 2014. Emceed by ABC7 Television's George Pennacchio, the luncheon will take place in the Blossom Room in the Hollywoof Roosevelt Hotel. Arrivals will happen between 11:15am and 12:00noon, at which time the event begins. (more...)

Opera Colorado Announces Upcoming Productions - MADAMA BUTTERFLY, THE MAGIC FLUTE, and More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2014

Opera Colorado announced today that it will present Giacomo Puccini's Madama Butterfly(November 2014), W.A. Mozart's The Magic Flute (May 2015), Giuseppe Verdi's Aida (November 2015), and the world premiere of Lori Laitman's The Scarlet Letter (May 2016) starring Elizabeth Futral as Hester Prynne. A vital presence in Denver's cultural ecology, Opera Colorado is the Rocky Mountain region's preeminent grand opera company. The Opera's programming includes mainstage productions, artist development initiatives, and education and community engagement programming. (more...)

Hollywood Arts Council's 28th Annual Charlie Awards Luncheon to Honor Richard M. Sherman, Open Fist Theatre and More, 4/25
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2014

The Hollywood Arts Council's 28th Annual Charlie Awards Luncheon, benefiting the Council's arts programs for underserved children in the community, will be held on April 25, 2014. Emceed by ABC7 Television's George Pennacchio, the luncheon will take place in the Blossom Room in the Hollywoof Roosevelt Hotel. Arrivals will happen between 11:15am and 12:00noon, at which time the event begins. (more...)

El Capitan to Screen Disney's MALEFICENT with Angelina Jolie, 5/29-7/17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre presents a special engagement of Disney's “Maleficent” in Dolby Atmos May 29 – July 17, 2014. Internationally acclaimed magician Greg Wilson will present an all-new magic show before every screening of the movie through July 6. Plus, El Capitan guests will have the chance to see an exclusive collection of props from the movie, including Aurora's bedroom, Maleficent's gown and horns and the model of Sleeping Beauty Castle at Disneyland during the entire El Capitan engagement. (more...)

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