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Twin Falls Author, Pathologist Releases Fifth Book in Toni Day Series
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2017


Hale Center Theater Orem to Produce Disney's TARZAN
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2017

Based on Disney's epic animated musical and Edgar Rice Burrough's Tarzan of the Apes, Tarzan tells the story of an infant castaway orphan rescued and raised by gorillas. (more...)

4th Edition of The Americas Film Festival of New York to Open 6/8
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2017

The fourth edition of The Americas Film Festival of New York (TAFFNY), June 8-16, 2017, showcases feature films in fiction and documentary as well as shorts and animations that represent the rich diversity of cultures, languages and stories of the Americas. (more...)

Line-Up Announced for 19th Annual Festival of Independent Theatres
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2017

Intrepid theatergoers know the place to get their fix of summertime art is the Bath House Cultural Center and the annual Festival of Independent Theatres, presented each summer against the beautiful shores of White Rock Lake. (more...)

Pusateri's Brings the Hottest Culinary Experiences
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2017

Pusateri's Fine Foods is launching Co/Lab, a culinary discovery teaming up with the city's best local restaurants and food Experiences for short term activations. The series will roll out across Pusateri's GTA locations. (more...)

Local Vancouver Kids Bring Tolkein to Life!
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2017

Metropolitan Performing Arts Academy (MPAA) is proud to present Patricia Gray's stage adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's timeless tale of magic, treasure, and dragons. The Hobbit follows the quest of Bilbo Baggins. Bilbo's easy-going life is altered when he makes an out-of-character decision to join forces with a curious wizard and throng of dwarves to reclaim their town of Dale. (more...)

BroadwayRadio Talks to Actor, Writer Ron Fassler about his New 'Historical Memoir' 'Up in the Cheap Seats' on 'Today on Broadway'
by BroadwayRadio - May 29, 2017

On a special holiday episode of 'Today on Broadway' actor and writer Ron Fassler discusses his new memoir and theatre history book 'Up in the Cheap Seats: A Historical Memoir of Broadway.' Starting when he was 12 years old, Fassler began venturing into New York City, usually on his own, to see Broadway shows every weekend. Over the next few years, he saw 400 shows, and wrote a review for every single one. (more...)

This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 5/29/2017
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This Week's New Classified Listings on for 5/29/2017. (more...)

by Rona Kelly - May 29, 2017

It's an odd thing to say that one of my favourite musical songs is one which makes me cry. Even odder, in fact, that it's one which I couldn't bear to listen to for almost a year... (more...)

Candace F. (Candy) Abbott is recognized by Continental Who's Who
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2017


Non-Profit Theater Company Seeks To Expand Scope Of Utah County Theater Scene
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2017

An Other Theater Company, a small Utah County based company that has previously produced shows at the Great Salt Lake Fringe Festival and at the Canyon Glen Amphitheatre, is moving to a permanent blackbox theater space in the Provo Towne Centre mall. (more...)

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Comes to Broadway By the Bay
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2017

Broadway By the Bay continues its 2017 Season with SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, the Songs of Lieber and Stoller. SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE runs June 2nd through June 18th at the historic Fox Theatre in Redwood City (2215 Broadway Street, Redwood City, CA). (more...)

BWW Review: Maestro Ling Bids Farewell in Moving Final Performance as Music Director of San Diego Symphony
by Ron Bierman - May 28, 2017

The improvement during Jahja Ling's 13-year tenure as conductor and music director has been extraordinary. Friday's performance of the last program before his retirement confirmed that with an exclamation point. In a 2016 interview by Beth Wood, Ling said this about his 2017 concerts, 'I chose pieces I feel very deeply in my heart … I want my last season to show my love for the people.' In a 2016 interview by Beth Wood, Ling said this about his 2017 concerts, 'I chose pieces I feel very deeply in my heart … I want my last season to show my love for the people.' In a 2016 interview by Beth Wood, Ling said this about his 2017 concerts, 'I chose pieces I feel very deeply in my heart … I want my last season to show my love for the people.' (more...)

New Show Opens at Desert Stages Theatre Actor's Cafe this June
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2017

Tomorrow at Three is a dark comedy written by 23 year old actor and author, Kelton White. (more...)

Omega Ensemble to Present THE TROUT and OCTET IN F MAJOR at City Recital Hall
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2017

The Trout Quintet is said to evoke the splash of darting fish in the Austrian alpine stream, where Schubert was inspired to compose in the summer of 1819, drawing from his earlier adaptation of a poem. (more...)

Big Red's BBQ Across America Promotion Kicks Off The Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2017

Big Red, America's original and bestselling red soda, kicks off the grilling season and their 80 th Anniversary with its "BBQ Across America" promotion. Known for its sweet and smooth flavor, Big Red drinkers love to pair the soft drink with bold flavors such as BBQ.Big Red will reward fans with BBQ-related prizes all summer long, from Memorial Day to Labor Day, including a grand prize Ultimate Summer BBQ Party for the lucky winner and 50 guests. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Kings Cross' Immersive History Experience HIDDEN SYDNEY - THE GLITTERING MILE Returns for VIVID KX
by Jade Kops - May 28, 2017

Following a successful Premiere season in September 2016, HIDDEN SYDNEY - THE GLITTERING MILE returns as part of VIVID KX, giving those that missed out on the earlier seasons, the chance to Experience this glimpse into Kings Cross' colourful history. (more...)

La Colombe' Draft Latte' is Fastest Growing Ready-to-Drink Coffee
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2017

Driven by its belief that America deserves better coffee, La Colombe's Draft Latte a first-of-its-kind, ready-to-drink coffee beverage that delivers the full taste and texture of a true cold latte announced its growth into 25,000 points of distribution to coincide with the start of cold coffee season. The explosive rise has made La Colombe a breakout brand in the $3 billion ready-to-drink coffee category 1. And, with plans to introduce multiple new Draft Latte varieties this year the specialty coffee company is just getting started. (more...)

BWW Interview: Skyler Volpe is Mimi in RENT Anniversary Tour
by Christopher Castanho - May 28, 2017

Skyler Volpe plays Mimi Marquez, the sexy, young, fun loving girl who has lived a tough life but chooses to see the world through an optimistic lens. I was lucky enough to talk to Volpe, an alumnus of Connecticut College, about her Experience being a rock star on the 20th-anniversary national tour of RENT. (more...)

The Set List Welcomes Theatre's Favorite Podcast Guest, Robbie Rozelle
by The Set List - May 28, 2017

On the latest episode of 'The Set List' podcast, director/writer/producer Robbie Rozelle sits down with Victor Legra to talk about his solo cabaret debut "Songs From Inside My Locker". Robbie Rozelle in 'Songs From Inside My Locker' plays Feinstein's/54 Below (254 West 54th Street) on June 9, 2017 at 9:30.  (more...)

THE RED GUITAR Comes to Hollywood Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2017

Imagine receiving an invitation to a gala featuring John Coltrane, Sigmund Freud, and Faust. Bruce Forman's "The Red Guitar" is all that and more performing this June at the Hollywood Fringe Festival - Stephanie Feury Theater, 5636 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90038. (more...)

Comic Solo Show CHEMO BARBIE Set for Premiere at Hollywood Fringe
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2017

In 2016, Heather Keller's world was rocked by a breast cancer diagnosis. Overnight, she went from being a healthy, vegan runner to a cancer patient and since then her life has been and continues to be an inspiring journey of growth filled with love, friendships, disappointments, betrayals and yes, even some humor. (more...)

Theater with a View Announces RABBIT HOLE Cast
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2017

Theater with a View, Pottstown's professional site-specific theatre company, returns this July with a brand new production of David Linday-Abaire's award-winning drama Rabbit Hole. The production, which will be staged entirely outdoors at the Sycamore Hill estate (481 Ebelhare Road, Pottstown, PA), begins previews on Wednesday, July 12 and will run through Saturday, July 29. (more...)

Andrey Wasn't There But Katie Couric Was, See Her Visit to GREAT COMET
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2017

Renowned journalist Katie Couric stopped by Pierre's Russian salon this week when she saw Broadway's NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812. It seems she enjoyed shaking her egg, as she called it one of the most original and energetic shows she had ever seen. Check out her photo with the cast below! (more...)

PLANET CONNECTIONS THEATRE FESTIVITY 2017: 40 Plays in 28 Days Honoring 31 Charities Starts in June
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2017

Planet Connections changes the landscape of New York theatre this year. The award-winning Planet Connections Theatre Festivity runs June 12 - July 9, 2017 at The Clemente, 107 Suffolk Street, NYC. WWW.PLANETCONNECTIONS.ORG (more...)

BWW Interview: A Conversation with Canadian Ballet Star Evan McKie, Principal Dancer with The National Ballet of Canada
by Taylor Long - May 27, 2017

Evan McKie, a Principal Dancer with The National Ballet of Canada, has enjoyed a thriving international career, performing with the Paris Opera Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, Mariinsky Ballet and the Tokyo Ballet to name a few. Hailed as 'among the absolute best in the world' (Dance Europe), it was my pleasure to chat with Evan about life as a dancer and his role in the upcoming ballet, A Streetcar Named Desire. (more...)

Western Conn. State University Announces MFA Thesis Exhibit at Blue Mountain Art Gallery
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2017

The Department of Art at Western Connecticut State University is pleased to announce the 2017 Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition. It will take place in the Blue Mountain Gallery located at 530 West 25th Street, 4th Floor, New York City. The exhibition will run from June 20th through July 8th. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 22nd. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public. The gallery will be open for viewing from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. (more...)

BWW Review: THE BALLAD OF LEFTY AND CRABBE at The Living Room Theatre
by Alan Portner - May 27, 2017

'The Ballad of Lefty and Crabbe' sparkles as a completely home- grown, home- performed, home-produced and expanded reboot to the 2015 Fringe Festival hit now enjoying its world premiere at The Living Room Theatre in the Kansas City Crossroads District through June 18. 'Lefty and Crabbe' has matured and ripened on the vine and is now most definitely ready for prime time. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2017


Houston Doctor Makes Rounds With New Theater Company
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2017

The Caduceus Theater Arts Company presents its first show, 'Don't Dress For Dinner,' a two-act comedy by French playwright Marc Camoletti, adapted by Robin Hawdon. Similar to Camoletti's 'Boeing-Boeing,' this play contains secret lovers, mistresses, and mistaken identities. (more...)

BWW Review: ABT Introduces Ballet to Children
by Rose Marija - May 27, 2017

On Saturday morning, May 20, 2017, ABT gave an hour length performance designed to introduce children to the ballet, as they do every year. The Metropolitan Opera House was full of excited young ones. I had a running commentary from a boy of about 4 years old, sitting next to me on his father's lap. It is a performance composed of excerpts from several ballets. (more...)

Previews Begin Saturday Night for Charles Mee's SOOT AND SPIT at New Ohio Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

The Archive Residency, a collaboration between New Ohio Theatre and IRT Theater (likeminded neighbors in the historic Archive Building in the West Village), is a vital incubator for New York City's most electrifying independent theater companies. Now in its fourth year, the two-year residency offers each company an artistic home -- space, support, and institutional continuity for the development and presentation of a new work. Each residency culminates with a world premiere production. (more...)

Shadowbox Live Puts Its Best Foot Forward this Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Shadowbox Live is ready to revisit audience favorites from the past season with The Best of Shadowbox Live 2017 opening June 8th at the Brewery District theater, 503 South Front Street. (more...)

Special Events Announced in Conjunction with the Huntington's Production of RIPCORD
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

In conjunction with its upcoming production of Ripcord the Huntington Theatre Company will host a number of special events and post-show conversations. Admission to onsite post-show events is free with a ticket to Ripcord, available at by phone at 617 266 0800, or in person at the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA (527 Tremont Street) and BU Theatre (264 Huntington Avenue) box offices. Tickets start at $25. Performances begin Friday, May 26, 2017 at the South End/Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA. (more...)

Alaska Small Ship Cruise Company Announces New Luxury Cruise Ship
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Custom Alaska Cruises newest ship, the 98' custom motor yacht Golden Eagle, is set to disembark on its first cruise June 2nd, 2017 from Juneau, Alaska. (more...)

Northwest FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL Features Festál Turns 20 as its 2017 Cultural Focus
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

???????Seattle Center and Northwest Folklife deepen their longstanding partnership this year as Northwest Folklife Festival celebrates Festal Turns 20, as its Cultural Focus for 2017. The focus recognizes the outstanding series of 24 ethnic cultural festivals produced at Seattle Center on weekends throughout the year.  (more...)

THE GREAT COMET Wants You! The Season's Most Nominated Show Seeks Ensemble for Epic Tony Performance!
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

The season's most Tony-nominated show, Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 is gearing up for Tony's night. In order to re-create the immersive vibe of this slice of Tolstoy for Radio City Music Hall, the production is currently seeking performers to fill out their ensemble for Tony's night. (more...)

PETER PAN Flies Into The Rose This Month
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Audiences will be transported on a magical flight to Neverland for a swashbuckling musical that delivers non-stop action, spell-binding music and stunning choreography when Peter Pan takes flight at The Rose Theater, June 2-18, 2017.  (more...)

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Rocks Out at the Ivoryton Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

What would happen if rock-n'-roll legends Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Johnny Cash all got together for one night only to give one of the most epic jam sessions the world has ever known? That's what happens in MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, the Tony-winning musical that brings to life this legendary session that occurred on December 4, 1956 at Sun Records Studio in Memphis, Tennessee. Sam Phillips, the "Father of Rock 'n' Roll" who was responsible for launching the careers of each icon, brought the four legendary musicians together at the Sun Records studio in Memphis for the first and only time. The resulting evening became known as one of the greatest rock 'n' roll jam sessions in history. (more...)

Diversionary Welcomes New Managing Director
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Diversionary Theatre in University Heights, San Diego, is thrilled to announce a brand new member of the staff, Jenny Case. The new leadership position of Managing Director has been created for Case, and will include working closely with Executive Artistic Director Matt M. Morrow on producing a the season of Mainstage productions, Cabarets, new play development and cultivating and managing patron relationships.  (more...)

Photo Flash: Theatre Three presents Alfred Hitchcock's THE BIRDS
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Daphne du Maurier's short story, also the basis for Alfred Hitchcock's classic film, is boldly adapted into a new, contemporary play by Conor McPherson (The Seafarer, The Night Alive).  (more...)

Site-Specific OPERATION BLACK ANTLER Looks at Surveillance at HOME Manchester
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

In the murky world of undercover surveillance, what will you do when the power is in your hands? Operation Black Antler, which continues HOME's reputation for presenting site-specific work at sites throughout the city centre, runs between Wed 7 - Sat 17 June 2017. (more...)

Tulsa Opera Welcomes Sandra Willmann as New Director of Development
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Tulsa Opera, Oklahoma's oldest performing arts organization, announces Sandra Willmann as its new Director of Development. As a young person, she dreamed of becoming a singer. Recognizing her talents and strengths lie elsewhere, she followed a career path in fundraising and development that's led her back to her first love. (more...)

Far From The Norm Among Free Summer Events at Lyric Hammersmith
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

This June, the Lyric Hammersmith  hosting a variety of outdoor events and performances as Lyric in the Square, created by the Lyric for HammersmithLondon, returns for its seventh year. The west London theatre partners up with Far From The Norm, Zest - who are celebrating 10 years of producing eye-opening new work for young people, DanceWest and the Lyric Young Company to bring a host of free events to the Lyric Square. (more...)

THE MUSIC MAN, Other Home-Grown Family Fun Set for Summer in Wayne County
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Are you looking for a great place to vacation with your family this summer? Does a stress-free trip where you don't have to wait in long lines or spend a fortune sound good to you? Then you might want to check out the fun family adventures Wayne County, Ohio has to offer. (more...)

Say Yes! Collective to Bring All-Female THE TEMPEST to Hollywood Fringe
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Los Angeles ensemble theatre company Say Yes! Collective presents its latest production, The Tempest, a reimagining of Shakespeare's celebrated supernatural drama co-produced with the internationally acclaimed Hollywood Fringe Festival. (more...)

Connie Guzzo-McParland's THE WOMEN OF SATURN to Host 1980s Revival Book Launch Party at the Rialto
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Join awarded writer Connie Guzzo-McParland (The Girls of Piazza d'Amore, 2013) for live music, book readings and dancing - a book launch like you've never Experienced before. (more...)

SOAP to Bring THE MESSY SHOW to Williamsburg This Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

NYC sketch group SOAP will host three different performances of "The Messy Show" this summer at a secret DIY outdoor venue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (more...)

Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Detroit You Might Have Missed 5/26 - Vote in the BWW Awards!
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Detroit You Might Have Missed 5/26 - Vote in the BWW Awards! (more...)

Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Phoenix You Might Have Missed 5/26 - Vote in the BWW Awards!
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Phoenix You Might Have Missed 5/26 - Vote in the BWW Awards! (more...)

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