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2017 Ice Factory Festival Starts Chilling Tonight at New Ohio Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2017

Artistic Director Robert Lyons presents the 24th annual Obie Award-winning Ice Factory Festival. Ice Factory 2017 takes place at New Ohio Theatre, located at 154 Christopher Street between Greenwich and Washington Streets in New York City. Ice Factory 2017 will present seven new works over seven weeks, running today, June 28, through August 12. (more...)

Tickets on Sale for Canadian Debut of 'CURIOUS INCIDENT' This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2017

Tickets are now on sale for the National Theatre's Olivier and Tony Award-winning production of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME, adapted by Simon Stephens from Mark Haddon's best-selling book, and directed by Tony Award winner Marianne Elliott (WAR HORSE, CURIOUS INCIDENT). (more...)

MTT and the New World Symphony's 2017-18 Season Celebrates 30 Years of Training the Next Generation of Classical Musicians
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2017

With the launch of its 2017-18 season this fall, the New World Symphony, America's Orchestral Academy (NWS), led by Co-Founder and Artistic Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT), celebrates 30 years as the nation's most innovative training ground for the next generation of classical musicians, preparing its resident Fellows for professional careers through an experiential curriculum of hands-on training, live performance, and audience interaction. (more...)

AMC Shares Trailer & Images from Final Season of HALT AND CATCH FIRE
by TV News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

AMC announced today that HALT AND CATCH FIRE will begin its fourth and final season with a two-hour premiere on August 19th at 9:00pm ET/PT. The series, created by executive producers and co-showrunners Christopher Cantwell and Christopher C. Rogers, chronicles the tech industry and the birth of the Internet in the 1980s and early 1990s. (more...)

FIAF Announces 2017 Crossing the Line Festival Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

The French Institute Alliance Francaise (FIAF), New York's premiere French cultural center, has announced the Crossing the Line Festival 2017, the eleventh annual edition of its path-breaking fall arts festival. (more...)

SpotMe Engagement Cloud Leads Queen Mary 2 on a Historic Race
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

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Andrew Sean Greer, Celebrated MacDowell Author Comes to WRITERS IN THE LOFT 7/24
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

On Monday, July 24, New York Times bestselling author Andrew Sean Greer (The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells; The Confessions of Max Tivoli) comes to town with his latest work LESS: A Novel-the hilarious tale of Arthur Less, a failed novelist whose escapades through Paris to Morocco, Southern India to the Arabian Sea keep him on the run...from turning 50! (more...)

Law Street Media Teams with Growth for Good in Millennial Audience Alliance
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

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TechXtend Named to CRN's 2017 Solution Provider 500 List
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

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New mobile math game solves the summer learning loss problem and captivates kids with exponential fun
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

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Dance Consortium Remains Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation Through 2022
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Dance Consortium, a group of 19 large-scale venues located across the UK, has been successful in its application to remain an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation (NPO) for 2018 - 2022. (more...)

CODE Technology Launches Orthopedic Patient-Reported Outcomes Resource Center
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

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Center for Performance Research Slates Fall 2017 Season of Contemporary Dance
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Center for Performance Research (CPR), an artist-driven organization co-founded by Jonah Bokaer Choreography and John Jasperse | Thin Man Dance, Inc. to support the development of new works in contemporary dance, announced today its Fall Season. (more...)

BWW Review: Brian Stokes Mitchell Plays With Music in a Captivating Night of Hope and Joy
by Amy Oestreicher - Jun 27, 2017

Brian Stokes Mitchell is a man of many talents. He's a stage and film veteran with the most glorious baritone voice. The gifted actor took the stage at Feinstein's/54 Below on his own for the first time this month with a concert of songs, mainly from his forthcoming album PLAYING WITH MUSIC. (more...)

Queer|Art to Continue 'Summer of Resistance' Film Series at IFC Center
by Movies News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Queer|Art has announced 'Summer of Resistance,' a special season of films selected by activists and politically Engaged collectives, presented as part of the long-running Queer|Art|Film series taking place at IFC Center now through August 14. (more...)

Michael Moore Donates $10K to The Public Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Michael Moore took to Twitter to share that he has donated $10,000 to The Public Theater. 'So here's my donation & sponsorship to The Public's Shakespeare in the Park in support of their right to free speech...' he announced on the social network. (more...)

Palm Beach Dramaworks to Continue 'Pay Your Age' Initiative and More with SWEENEY TODD
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Arts organizations throughout the country are on a constant quest to attract newer, younger, and more diverse audiences while maintaining their longtime, loyal supporters. Palm Beach Dramaworks is no exception. For a while now, PBD has been running a Pay Your Age initiative on select Sunday evenings for anyone 40 and under. The response has been so strong that, beginning with the run of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Sweeney Todd (July 14 - August 6), and continuing throughout the 2017 - 2018 season, Pay Your Age tickets will be available for all performances. Several additional outreach ventures are under consideration for the upcoming season as well. (more...)

Third Annual DAGFEST to Take Over Dagenham Village Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

The third annual DAGFEST happens on Saturday 15th July from 12 noon - 6pm. The family fun takes place in and around Dagenham Village and Dagenham Parish Church. (more...)

All The World's Their Stage As Senior Citizens From Queens Unveil Drama Presentation
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

The dramatic and comedic skills of a talented group of Senior Citizens will be on full display this Thursday, June 29 when Braata Productions presents Happy Seniors- We Are Here at the Theodora G. Jackson Adult Center in Jamaica Queens. (more...)

Meklit Releases New Album 'When The People Move, The Music Moves Too'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

Ethiopian-American artist Meklit has released her new album When the People Move, the Music Moves Too on Six Degrees Records. (more...)

Bloody Disgusting Announces Podcast Network
by TV News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

Bloody Disgusting, the world's premiere website for horror film news and reviews, is proud to announce the Bloody Disgusting Podcast Network, the foremost horror-centric podcast network featuring a wide variety of new shows. (more...)

Global Markets for Nondestructive Testing Equipment and Services expected to reach $26.4 billion by 2022
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

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Collision Project Will Examine John Lewis' MARCH
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

The Alliance Theatre has assembled a diverse group of 21 students for the 16th Palefsky Collision Project, an annual program that gives high-school students a platform to tackle important social issues.  Guided by the Alliance's Mellon Playwright in Residence Pearl Cleage, director Patrick McColery, and assistant director Rodney Williams, participants are encouraged to find and claim their own voices within a judgment free zone of creativity and community. This innovative program challenges metro Atlanta teens to 'collide' with a classic text and make it their own.  This year's catalytic text will be Congressman John Lewis's graphic novel March.  As a young student activist, Congressman Lewis was inspired by the 1958 comic book Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story.  Now he brings the Civil Rights Movement to life for a whole new generation.  (more...)

Puppeteer Bonnie Duncan's SQUIRREL STOLE MY UNDERPANTS to Invade The Yard
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

UNDERPANTS STOLEN! SQUIRREL ON THE LOOSE! The Yard's Quality Time! Family Series presents puppeteer Bonnie Duncan who gets lost in her laundry basket as children go wild in SQUIRREL STOLE MY UNDERPANTS, playing Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 11 a.m. at The Yard, 1 The Yard, Middle Road, Chilmark, MA 02535. (more...)

LoRa Alliance to Showcase IoT Innovations for Low-Power, Long-Range Networks at Mobile World Congress Shanghai
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

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Killeen, TX Locksmith Installs Deadbolts to Better Secure Homes
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2017

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Scoop: CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD on ABC - Monday, June 26, 2017
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Get all the scoop on CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD, airing on ABC on Monday, June 26, 2017! (more...)

NITRO WORLD GAMES to Air Live on NBC This Today
by TV News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

NBC Sports will present Nitro World Games, the revolutionary action sports competition returning to Salt Lake City's Rice-Eccles Stadium for its second year. (more...)

BWW Review: CHORUS LINE at CPCC Remains as Fresh as Ever – in Spots
by Perry Tannenbaum - Jun 23, 2017

While A CHORUS LINE shows signs of age at CPCC Summer Theatre, when it gets intensely personal, it still delivers a dramatic jolt. (more...)

Jazzart Dance Theatre Presents OUR WOMEN
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

At a time in South Africa, where women are under siege, the performers of Jazzart are using the power of dance to tell women's stories. It is a celebration of the role that women play in society, but now, more than any other time, it is a cry of outrage against the total onslaught on the lives of women in our society today. (more...)

Interactive Dance Show #FOLLOWME Seeks Submissions for Fan Contest; Coming to Atlanta This August!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

#FOLLOWME: YouTube Dance Stars On Stage!, the brand new interactive dance show starring WilldaBeast ('So You Think You Can Dance'), Nia Sioux ('Dance Moms'), Kenneth San Jose, and Janelle Ginestra ('Step Up), announces the #FOLLOWME: YouTube Dance Stars On Stage! Ultimate Finale Fan Contest, offering fans the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to dance LIVE ON STAGE with their idols at the Fox Theatre on Thursday, August 10. For the choreography break-down and entry details, visit www.FollowmeOnstage.com/contest. (more...)

Interactive Dance Show #FOLLOWME Announces Ultimate Fan Finale Contest
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

#FOLLOWME, the brand new interactive dance show starring WilldaBeast (“So You Think You Can Dance”), Nia Sioux (“Dance Moms”), Kenneth San Jose, and Janelle Ginestra (“Step Up), announces the #FOLLOWME Ultimate Finale Fan Contest, offering fans across the country the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to dance LIVE ON STAGE with their idols in every city. For the choreography break-down and entry details, visit: www.FollowmeOnstage.com/contest. (more...)

UpSnap Announces Closing of Debt Financing
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

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VIDEO: Amy Poehler & Seth Meyers Ask JULIUS CAESAR Protestors - 'Really?'
by TV News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

On last night's LATE NIGHT, Seth Meyers and Amy Poehler ask recent protestors at Shakespeare in the Park's JULIUS CAESAR 'really?' (more...)

The Growth of Electric Vehicle Demand Pushes Cobalt and Lithium Markets Higher
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

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SOLT and UK Theatre Release Major Research on the Workforce Needs of Theatre and the Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

The Society of London Theatre (SOLT) and UK Theatre have today published research they jointly commissioned, on behalf of the sector, to assess the current and future needs of the UK's world-leading theatre and performing arts sector workforce.    (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

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New Members Elected to OPERA America's Board of Directors
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

OPERA America, the national service organization for opera and the nation's leading champion for American opera, is pleased to announce that seven members have been elected to the organization's Board of Directors. Elections took place during OPERA America's recent Annual Business Meeting, held during Opera Conference 2017 in Dallas. (more...)

Yingli Solar Participates Actively in the International Test Standard for Bifacial Power Generation
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

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Rogers Communications 2Q17 Investment Community Teleconference July 20, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. ET
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

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The NNPN RWP of HALFTIME WITH DON Kicks Off at New Jersey Rep This Saturday!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

National New Play Network, the country's alliance of nonprofit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, celebrates the launch of the Rolling World Premiere Halftime with Don by Ken Weitzman at New Jersey Repertory Company. The play will receive a total of three distinct NNPN RWP productions in a 12-month period, rolling through Core Members New Jersey Repertory Company (Long Branch; June 24-July 30, 2017), Phoenix Theatre (Indianapolis, IN; October 25-November 19, 2017), and B Street Theatre (Sacramento, CA; 2018). Halftime with Don was a finalist for the 2015 National Showcase of New Plays and is NNPN's 65th Rolling World Premiere. (more...)

BWW Review: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS 'S Wonderful' at State Theatre
by Roy Berko - Jun 22, 2017

My Broadway review of “An American In Paris, A New Musical,” stated that it was “a visual, dance-driven Broadway story-telling creation that is gorgeous, enchanting, seamless and sophisticated.” Though I won't go raise the banner as high for the touring production, I will say that it is a very, very pleasing and “'S Wonderful” evening of theater. (more...)

Cornerstone Theater Announces Concert Reading of MAGIC FRUIT
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

Cornerstone Theater Company is pleased to present Magic Fruit, written by Michael John Garces as the Hunger Bridge Show. Magic Fruit will unite previous communities of Cornerstone's Hunger Cycle for a ninth and final production. Over six years, Cornerstone presented nine world premiere plays that explored the relationship to the most elemental of needs - hunger. (more...)

Dr. Richard Sadler Honoured by Belgrade Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

The Belgrade Theatre has honoured Dr. Richard Sadler, who worked as the theatre's official photographer from 1958 to 1994, by naming a seat after him in the venue's 858 seat auditorium. (more...)

Candoco Dance Company Announces New Artistic Co-Directors
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

Ben Wright and Candoco founding member Charlotte Darbyshire are to join the leading company of disabled and non-disabled dancers as current Artistic Co-Directors Stine Nilsen and Pedro Machado step down after a decade. (more...)

HAMLET Gets Diverse, Dynamic Staging by Freehold's Engaged Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

The genius of Shakespeare's plays is their ability to resonate in every age. The timelessness of HAMLET combined with Freehold's Engaged Theatre productions' intentionally dynamic and diverse staging means that any human can see a reflection of some part of themselves in the story, the characters, the music or movement. (more...)

Teatro Linea de Sombra's AMARILLO to Play Chicago Shakespeare as Part of DESTINOS Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) announces a World's Stage production in its soon-to-be-completed new venue, The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare: Teatro Linea de Sombra's evocative Amarillo, October 17-29, 2017. Devised by one of Mexico's most celebrated and forward-thinking ensembles and directed by Jorge A. Vargas, Amarillo will be the largest international theatrical event of the inaugural Chicago International Latino Theater Festival - Destinos (d?-stee-noce). (more...)

BWW Feature: THE HARRY POTTER FILM CONCERT SERIES at Overture Center
by Angie Stanton - Jun 22, 2017

Madison is about to witness a brand new theatre experience--combining cinema with live music this weekend as the Overture Center hosts Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in concert. (more...)

NBCSN Celebrates Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Final Race at Daytona with #NASCARTHROWBACK Special
by TV News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

NBCSN will celebrate Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s final time racing at Daytona International Speedway, as a NASCAR Cup Series driver, with a #NASCARThrowback social media special, Thursday, June 29 at 7 p.m. ET. Through real time on-air integrations, fans will have the ability to re-live Dale Jr.'s 2004 Daytona 500 win, and interact with current NASCAR drivers, NASCAR on NBC on-air personalities, and race teams. (more...)

Glenn Morrow's CRY FOR HELP Celebrates with NYC Album Release Show, 6/28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

NPR Music today premiered a new song by Glenn Morrow's Cry for Help. The song, "Days to Come," may be heard on the eponymous Glenn Morrow's Cry for Help, out June 23, 2017 on Rhyme & Reason Records. The album is a winning amalgam of energetic guitar blues, mesmerizing Velvets-style rhythms and grooves, sardonic storytelling, and the sort of no-frills, straight-to-the-gut alternative rock that Hoboken, New Jersey is famous for.NPR's Songs We Love premiere and feature appears here: http://n.pr/2rdcXIA (more...)

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