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BWW Reviews: THE 3RD ANNUAL NYACK FILM FESTIVAL (A Runaway Success)BWW Reviews: THE 3RD ANNUAL NYACK FILM FESTIVAL (A Runaway Success)
by Peter Danish - Sep 7, 2014

3rd Annual Nyack Film Festival huge success! (more...)

Central Works to Close Season with RECIPE, Opening 10/18Central Works to Close Season with RECIPE, Opening 10/18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2014

Central Works concludes the 2014 season with 'Recipe,' a profoundly funny new work by Michael Gene Sullivan, opening with a press Night on Saturday October 18 at 8 pm and running through November 23 at the historic Berkeley City Club. Sullivan serves up the laughs in this delicious take on a circle of sweet old grandmotherly bakers, who just happen to be dedicated to the armed overthrow of the United States government. But baking pies and cakes isn't enough to satisfy these four intrepid refugees from the sixties, and their burning desire to 'Up the Revolution!' Directed by Gary Graves, 'Recipe'is Central Works 45th world premiere and features Velina Brown* (Diane), Tamar Cohn (Ruth), Phoebe Moyer* (Lillian), Lynne Soffer* (Helen) and Jan Zvaifler (Janice), (*member AEA). It's one thing to say 'The government is probably listening to my calls,' but what do you do when you find out it's true? If it seems that the government that you call 'a fascist, surveillance state' has specifically targeted you, is specifically watching YOU (it's not paranoia if they really are after you!), then what? How do you live your life knowing that all your fears may, actually, be true? (more...)

NY Philharmonic Announces Worldwide Radio Broadcasts for Oct-Dec 2014NY Philharmonic Announces Worldwide Radio Broadcasts for Oct-Dec 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

The October broadcasts of The New York Philharmonic This Week - the weekly radio series of concerts and recordings by the New York Philharmonic, hosted by Alec Baldwin - begins with Jeffrey Kahane conducting the New York Philharmonic in J.S. Bach's Concerto for Violin and Oboe, featuring Principal Associate Concertmaster Sheryl Staples (now the Orchestra's Acting Concertmaster) and Principal Oboe Liang Wang with Mr. Kahane leading from the harpsichord; Mozart's Symphony No. 33; and Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1, with Mr. Kahane conducting from the piano. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Stanton Nash, Bruce Randolph Nelson & More in Center Stage's AMADEUSPhoto Flash: First Look at Stanton Nash, Bruce Randolph Nelson & More in Center Stage's AMADEUS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

Helmed by Center Stage Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah, the production of AMADEUS, the first show in Center Stage's 2014/15 Season, runs through Oct. 12. (more...)

New Dance Theatre to Present A DATE FOR THE EVENING 10/9 at TADA!New Dance Theatre to Present A DATE FOR THE EVENING 10/9 at TADA!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2014

New Dance Theatre presents A Celestial Zenith production, appearing as part of the Emerging Artists New Work Series, 'A Date for the Evening', written by Celestial Zenith, directed and choreographed by Shannon Stowe on October 9th, 2014. (more...)

THE OUTSIDERS Runs Through 10/5 at Lakewood TheaterTHE OUTSIDERS Runs Through 10/5 at Lakewood Theater
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2014

Lakewood Theater Company continues its successful 2014 season with their production of The Outsiders, beginning Friday, September 19, 2014 and running through Sunday, October 5, 2014. (more...)

Angela Lansbury to Star in BLITHE SPIRIT at the Ahmanson, Beginning December 9Angela Lansbury to Star in BLITHE SPIRIT at the Ahmanson, Beginning December 9
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

Following the internationally acclaimed production with sold-out engagements on Broadway and in London's West End, television legend, Oscar recipient and five-time Tony Award-winner Angela Lansbury returns to the stage in Noel Coward's smash-hit comedic play 'Blithe Spirit' in an exciting North American tour to be launched at Center Theatre Group's Ahmanson Theatre. (more...)

BWW TV: First Look at Larry Yando and More in Highlights of CST's KING LEARBWW TV: First Look at Larry Yando and More in Highlights of CST's KING LEAR
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 17, 2014

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) presents William Shakespeare's towering epic King Lear, directed by CST Founder and Artistic Director Barbara Gaines and featuring Chicago theater legend Larry Yando in the title role. King Lear opens Chicago Shakespeare's 2014/15 season in the Courtyard Theater, now through November 9, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Larry Yando in Chicago Shakespeare's KING LEARPhoto Flash: First Look at Larry Yando in Chicago Shakespeare's KING LEAR
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2014

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) presents William Shakespeare's towering epic King Lear, directed by CST Founder and Artistic Director Barbara Gaines and featuring Chicago theater legend Larry Yando in the title role. A wrenching story of love, loss and reconciliation, the unraveling of an imperious king has fascinated audiences for more than 400 years. Gaines brings audiences a King Lear for our times, especially relevant as today's generation wrestles with the harrowing effects of aging on loved ones. King Lear opens Chicago Shakespeare's 2014/15 season in the Courtyard Theater, now through November 9, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Center Stage Sets AMADEUS Preshow ActivitiesCenter Stage Sets AMADEUS Preshow Activities
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2014

The lobby of Center Stage will be transformed into the Royal Court of Vienna for an immersive preshow experience during the production run of Amadeus, from Sept. 18 to Oct. 12. (more...)

THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: Remembering Marian SeldesTHEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: Remembering Marian Seldes
by Pat Cerasaro - Oct 9, 2014

Today we are shinning a solo spotlight on one of the most revered actors of our age in her death at the age of 86 earlier this week, Marian Seldes. (more...)

LOST IN YONKERS to Play Bristol Riverside Theatre, 11/11-30LOST IN YONKERS to Play Bristol Riverside Theatre, 11/11-30
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2014

Laughter can be found at Bristol Riverside Theatre in Neil Simon's dramedy Lost in Yonkers playing on November 11-30. Directed by Keith Baker, the ensemble cast features Joy Franz, David Nate Goldman, Bruce Graham, Eleanor Handley, Kyle Klein II, Karen Peakes, and Danny Vaccaro. (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering Marian SeldesPhoto Flash: Remembering Marian Seldes
by Walter McBride - Oct 8, 2014

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this week, Tony winner and premier actress of the American stage Marian Seldes, 86, died peacefully at her home Monday after an extended illness. Her brother Timothy Seldes made the announcement. Below, BroadwayWorld remembers the legend with a selection of photos from throughout her life. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Rick McKay Tribute Broadway Legend Marian SeldesSTAGE TUBE: Rick McKay Tribute Broadway Legend Marian Seldes
by Stage Tube - Oct 8, 2014

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this week, Tony winner and premier actress of the American stage Marian Seldes, 86, died peacefully at her home Monday after an extended illness. Her brother Timothy Seldes made the announcement. Below, watch a special tribute to Seldes as complied by Rick McKay as a part of the Broadway: The Golden Age Film Trilogy. (more...)

Barn Players' 2015 Season Flex Pass Now AvailableBarn Players' 2015 Season Flex Pass Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2014

The Barn Players 2015 60th Anniversary Season Flex Pass is now on sale - you get six 2015 season show tickets for the price of five and the unique Flex Pass gives holders the flexibility to use the six tickets as you wish; for individual shows or for selected shows with a guest. (more...)

Broadway Dims Lights Tonight in Honor of Tony Winner Marian SeldesBroadway Dims Lights Tonight in Honor of Tony Winner Marian Seldes
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2014

The Broadway community mourns the loss of Marian Seldes, a Tony Award-winning actress, five-time nominee, and the recipient of a Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre. She died on Monday at the age of 86. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in her memory this evening, October 8th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute. (more...)

Video Flashback: Remembering Tony Winner Marian SeldesVideo Flashback: Remembering Tony Winner Marian Seldes
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2014

Below, BroadwayWorld remembers the legend with a selection of video footage from some of her more recent appearances. (more...)

Tungsten Completes Acquisition of DocuSphereTungsten Completes Acquisition of DocuSphere
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2014

ATLANTA, October 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

Broadway to Dim Lights Tomorrow in Honor of Tony Winner Marian SeldesBroadway to Dim Lights Tomorrow in Honor of Tony Winner Marian Seldes
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2014

The Broadway community mourns the loss of Marian Seldes, a Tony Awarda-winning actress, five-time nominee, and the recipient of a Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre. She died on Monday at the age of 86. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in her memory tomorrow evening, Wednesday, October 8th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute. (more...)

Tony Winner Marian Seldes Passes Away at 86Tony Winner Marian Seldes Passes Away at 86
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2014

Tony-winner and premier actress of the American stage Marian Seldes, 86, died peacefully at her home today after an extended illness. Her brother Timothy Seldes made the announcement. (more...)

VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Explains Why He's Never Been Trick-or-Treating on ELLENVIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Explains Why He's Never Been Trick-or-Treating on ELLEN
by TV News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

Dressed as Boba Fett, Daniel Radcliffe stops by today's ELLEN and told the host about his history with Halloween and why he's never been trick-or-treating. (more...)

Daniel Radcliffe Explains How TONIGHT SHOW Rap Performance Came Together!Daniel Radcliffe Explains How TONIGHT SHOW Rap Performance Came Together!
by TV News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

On Tuesday night's TONIGHT SHOW, hip-hop lover and Broadway crooner Daniel Radcliffe surprised viewers with his rap performance of Blackalicious' tongue-twisting 'Alphabet Aerobics!' The video quickly went viral across the web. (more...)

Daniel Radcliffe to Return to World of Magic in NOW YOU SEE ME Sequel?Daniel Radcliffe to Return to World of Magic in NOW YOU SEE ME Sequel?
by Movies News Desk - Oct 3, 2014

Daniel Radcliffe is set to appear in the the upcoming sequel to the magic-themed film NOW YOU SEE ME. (more...)

Qumu Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial ResultsQumu Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

"We continue to see strong adoption of enterprise video, and customers recognize the benefits of our differentiated technology and broad product platform. We are extremely optimistic about the outlook for Qumu for the fourth quarter and the year ahead, and our optimism has been further fueled by our acquisition of Kulu Valley earlier this month," said Sherman Black, President & CEO of Qumu. (more...)

VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' 'Alphabet Aerobics' on TONIGHT!VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' 'Alphabet Aerobics' on TONIGHT!
by TV News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy challenged hip-hop lover and Broadway crooner Daniel Radcliffe to rap Blackalicious' tongue-twisting 'Alphabet Aerobics!' Check out the clip below! (more...)

Mine is Yours Theatre Company to Stage R&J at Theatre of NOTE, 11/7-16Mine is Yours Theatre Company to Stage R&J at Theatre of NOTE, 11/7-16
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

Mine is Yours Theatre Company presents R&J, a gender-reversed Romeo and Juliet, at Theatre of NOTE in Hollywood for two weekends only! Playing November 7-16th, 2014. (more...)

AWAKE AND SING! Opens 11/6 at John DeSotelle StudioAWAKE AND SING! Opens 11/6 at John DeSotelle Studio
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2014

Nu•ance Theatre and the John DeSotelle Studio presents Cifford Odets classic drama Awake and Sing! at John DeSotelle Studio (300 W. 43rd Street) from November 6th thru 22nd. John DeSotelle directs a strong ensemble cast that features Margo Singaliese*, Charles Dinstuhl*, Michael Citrinti*, Brian Poteat*, Bobby Kruger, Spencer Carter, Annie R. Such and Eric Kuenehmann. *(Member of Actors Equity) (more...)

Tungsten Network and TrustWeaver Form a Strategic Partnership for Compliant e-Invoicing Around the WorldTungsten Network and TrustWeaver Form a Strategic Partnership for Compliant e-Invoicing Around the World
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

LONDON, October 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

The Hypocrites to Stage H.M.S. PINAFORE, THE MIKADO and PIRATES OF PENZANCE in Rep, Beg. 11/26The Hypocrites to Stage H.M.S. PINAFORE, THE MIKADO and PIRATES OF PENZANCE in Rep, Beg. 11/26
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

On the heels of their critically acclaimed hit ALL OUR TRAGIC, The Hypocrites are pleased to continue their 2014-15 Season with another world premiere: a playful re-imaging of Gilbert and Sullivan's comic opera H.M.S. PINAFORE, adapted and directed by Founding Artistic Director Sean Graney, co-directed by Thrisa Hodits with new arrangements by Matt Kahler* and Andra Velis Simon. (more...)

Gallery Players' PROOF to Open 10/25Gallery Players' PROOF to Open 10/25
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2014

The Gallery Players 48th season continues and offers up Proof by David Auburn, the 2001 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and the Tony Award winner for Best Play. This beautiful and haunting story explores a woman dealing with her brilliant but mentally unstable father's death and how much madness and / or genius she will inherit. Proof is directed by Gallery veteran Mark Gallagher (Equus, The History Boys), and features the talents of Justine Campbell-Elliott, John Blaylock*, Bonnie Wickeraad* and David Gazzo. Proof will open on Saturday October 25, 2014 at 8pm and run through November 9, 2014. (*member of Actor's Equity Association) (more...)

Angela Lansbury Tributes Marian Seldes in TIMEAngela Lansbury Tributes Marian Seldes in TIME
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2014

The Oct 20 issue of TIME will feature Angela Lansbury's touching tribute to Tony winner Marian Seldes, who passed away on October 6 at the age of 86. (more...)

Kevin Spacey Praises His Inspirational Acting Teacher, Marian SeldesKevin Spacey Praises His Inspirational Acting Teacher, Marian Seldes
by Movies News Desk - Oct 10, 2014

In today's New York Post, Michael Riedel turns his column over to Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey, who in 1979, was a student of Ms. Seldes at the Juilliard School of Drama. (more...)

Hugh Jackman Talks THE RIVER; Reveals He Would Step In for Role in 'Fun Home'Hugh Jackman Talks THE RIVER; Reveals He Would Step In for Role in 'Fun Home'
by Movies News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

In a new interview with The New York Times, Hugh Jackman says portraying his character in Jez Butterworth's new play, THE RIVER is 'the most exciting thing I've ever done.' (more...)

VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe and Juno Temple Chat HORNS Love Scenes on 'The Talk'VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe and Juno Temple Chat HORNS Love Scenes on 'The Talk'
by TV News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

Daniel Radcliffe and Juno Temple stopped by this week's THE TALK on CBS to discuss their supernatural new movie 'Horns' and behind-the-scenes antics during their love scenes. (more...)

Theatre@First to Present TROJAN WOMEN, 11/14-22Theatre@First to Present TROJAN WOMEN, 11/14-22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

Theatre@First wraps up its 10th anniversary season with a triumphant production of Euripides' Trojan Women, at Unity Somerville, November 14-22. J. Deschene, who directed Lysistrata for Theatre@First in 2013, brings Edith Hamilton's elegant translation to life with a stellar cast. (more...)

WaterTower Theatre to Present O'KEEFFE! in The Studio Theatre, 4/25-5/17WaterTower Theatre to Present O'KEEFFE! in The Studio Theatre, 4/25-5/17
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

WaterTower Theatre Producing Artistic Director Terry Martin today announced its presentation of O'KEEFFE!, April 25 - May 17, 2015 in the Studio Theatre. (more...)

American Opera Projects and Adelphi University to Present New Opera INDEPENDENCE EVEAmerican Opera Projects and Adelphi University to Present New Opera INDEPENDENCE EVE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

(American Opera Projects) and Adelphi University present Independence Eve, a new chamber opera in three scenes that explores the troubled journey of race relations in America. The concert performances will take place on Thursday, November 13 at 7:30PM at the Concert Hall of the Performing Arts Center at Adelphi University (1 South Ave, Garden City, NY 11530), with a second performance on Saturday, November 15 at 8PM in the Great Room at AOP's South Oxford Space (138 S Oxford Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217). Composed by Sidney Marquez Boquiren with a libretto by Daniel Neer, the opera will include performances by baritone Jorell Williams, and tenor Brandon Snook. Damian Norfleet will act as stage director, while Mila Henry will provide music direction and piano. (more...)

Official: Daniel Radcliffe Signs On to Star in NOW YOU SEE ME SequelOfficial: Daniel Radcliffe Signs On to Star in NOW YOU SEE ME Sequel
by Movies News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

Summit Entertainment has confirmed earlier reports that 'Harry Potter' star Daniel Radcliffe will portray Michael Caine's son Walter in NOW YOU SEE ME 2. (more...)

2014 BroadwayWorld Nashville Awards Update 11/25 - Raymon Whitt, Austin Blackburn Tied!2014 BroadwayWorld Nashville Awards Update 11/25 - Raymon Whitt, Austin Blackburn Tied!
by BWW Special Coverage - Nov 25, 2014

Voting has now opened for the 2014 BroadwayWorld Nashville Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of November 25th. (more...)

Louis Viljoen's THE PERVERT LAURA to Premiere at The Little TheatreLouis Viljoen's THE PERVERT LAURA to Premiere at The Little Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2014

Louis Viljoen's new play, a dark psycho drama entitled THE PERVERT LAURA, opens at The Little Theatre in December. (more...)

THE FRIDAY FIVE: TWAIN AND SHAW'S Brian Hill and Michael RoarkTHE FRIDAY FIVE: TWAIN AND SHAW'S Brian Hill and Michael Roark
by Jeffrey Ellis - Nov 14, 2014

This week the spotlight falls on two actors who are sharing the stage in the Nashville premiere of 2012 First Night Honoree Chambers Stevens' Twain and Shaw Do Lunch, directed by veteran director Melissa Carelli: Brian Hill and Michael Roark, arguably two of Music City's finest actors, onstage together playing literary lions Mark Twain and George Bernard Shaw, respectively. (more...)

VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Reveals He Accidently Poisoned Himself on Set of New Film HORNSVIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Reveals He Accidently Poisoned Himself on Set of New Film HORNS
by TV News Desk - Nov 10, 2014

Radcliffe revealed that on the set of his new film 'Horns,' he found out the hard way that Canadians mix their trailer water with antifreeze during the winter. (more...)

Tungsten Announces Frank McKay as Senior AdvisorTungsten Announces Frank McKay as Senior Advisor
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2014

LONDON, December 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

Unwrap the Latest Voting Update for the BroadwayWorld Nashville Awards - Raymon Whitt Leads!Unwrap the Latest Voting Update for the BroadwayWorld Nashville Awards - Raymon Whitt Leads!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 4, 2014

Voting has now opened for the 2014 BroadwayWorld Nashville Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 4th. (more...)

Tungsten Announces Tungsten Early Payment Is Live in UK and USTungsten Announces Tungsten Early Payment Is Live in UK and US
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2014

LONDON, December 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

Michele Pawk, Carolyn McCormick & More to Star in VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE at Paper Mill PlayhouseMichele Pawk, Carolyn McCormick & More to Star in VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE at Paper Mill Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

Paper Mill Playhouse has announced casting for its winter comedy, Christopher Durang's Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. This touching and wickedly hysterical Tony Award-winning best play features Broadway, television and film veterans: Philippe Bowgen (Spike), Gina Daniels (Cassandra), Carolyn McCormick (Masha), Mark Nelson (Vanya), Michele Pawk (Sonia) and Jamie Ann Romero (Nina). Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike will be directed by Don Stephenson. Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike will run eight times a week at the Millburn, New Jersey, theater from January 21 through February 15, 2015. The official press opening night is Sunday, January 25, at 7:00pm. Paper Mill Playhouse's 2014-2015 Season is sponsored by Investors Bank. (more...)

Final Two Weeks of Voting for the BroadwayWorld Nashville Awards - Evick, Dexter Tied!Final Two Weeks of Voting for the BroadwayWorld Nashville Awards - Evick, Dexter Tied!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 13, 2014

Voting has now opened for the 2014 BroadwayWorld Nashville Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 4th. (more...)

Versatile Reports First Quarter 2015 ResultsVersatile Reports First Quarter 2015 Results
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

“I am pleased with the improvement in our overall financial performance during this current quarter,” said Bertrand des Pallieres, Versatile Systems' Executive Chairman. “Our effort to control operating costs has resulted in an over 30 percent reduction in quarterly SG&A expenses compared to the average for our prior seven quarters. The Versatile management team will continue to identify and implement cost reduction opportunities as well as focus on higher growth and margin business segments with a goal of achieving profitability in the near term.” (more...)

Bristol Riverside Theatre to Open 28th Season with THE 39 STEPS, 9/30-10/26Bristol Riverside Theatre to Open 28th Season with THE 39 STEPS, 9/30-10/26
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2014

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel and a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, the hilarious whodonit opening Bristol Riverside Theatre's season on September 30-October 26. Directed by Gus Kaikkonen, the ensemble cast features Dan Hodge, Matt Leisy, Karen Peakes, and Adam Sowers. (more...)

BWW Profile: Kate Mulgrew Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and ScreenBWW Profile: Kate Mulgrew Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen
by Scott Fullerton - Aug 22, 2014

Kate Mulgrew is a celebrated actress of stage, screen and television; from Broadway shows including Equus, MARY STUART, and TEA AT FIVE; to films like A STRANGER IS WATCHING, THROW MOMMA FROM THE TRAIN, and STAR TREK NEMISIS, to her most famous roles in RYAN'S HOPE, MRS. COLUMBO, and STAR TREK VOYAGER. (more...)

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