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Hugh Jackman on Why He Prefers the Stage
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2010

On Saturday, October 2, the Sundance Channel's acclaimed documentary series, Iconoclasts premieres at 9pm et/pt. The third episode of the six-part series (premiering Saturday, Oct 16th at 9pm et/pt), features Tony Award®-winning actor Hugh Jackman (X-Men, Australia, The Boy from Oz) and world-renowned chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten as the neighbors and friends talk about their professions and passions while Jackman prepares for an upcoming role and they cook a dinner together for charity at Vongerichten's new restaurant. (more...)

New Drama Count Down Plays Off-Broadway, November 2-19
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2006

Dominique Cieri's Count Down will run Off-Bway from November 2nd through 19th (more...)

BWW Reviews: SCR Opens 50th Season with Revival of DEATH OF A SALESMAN
by Michael L. Quintos - Sep 16, 2013

To kickstart its 50th Season, Orange County's Tony Award-winning South Coast Repertory is presenting a newly-envisioned local revival of the classic 1949 Pulitzer Prize-winning play DEATH OF A SALESMAN, featuring an outstanding performance by veteran stage and screen actor Charlie Robinson in the title role. Performances continue on the Segerstrom Stage through September 29. (more...)

Vernon Bargainer Releases 'I Remember Running'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2013

Feeling the love between characters Andy and Lorrie needed to be taken to a new level, author Vernon Bargainer decided to continue their story from 'It Is Morning' in 'I Remember Running: Sequel to 'It Is Morning' (published by iUniverse). (more...)

Photo Preview: Titanic The Musical at Tobys
by James Howard - Sep 1, 2007

Photos of the lavish Titanic: The Musical at Toby's! An exclusive first look for Baltimore/DC BroadwayWorld.com fans! (more...)

Alabama Shakespeare Festival 2011-12 Season Begins
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2011

Anglophiles and Broadway babies alike rejoice at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival's 2011-12 Season. (more...)

Alabama Shakespeare Festival Announces 2011-12 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2011

Anglophiles and Broadway babies alike rejoice at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival's 2011-12 Season. (more...)

LAByrinth Theater Company Announces Line-up for 2010-2011 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2010

LAByrinth Theater Company (Co-Artistic Directors Stephen Adly Guirgis, Mimi O'Donnell, Yul Vazquez and Managing Director, Danny Feldman), Off-Broadway's home of exhilarating and incendiary theater, has announced the line-up for the 2010-2011 season featuring the 11th Annual Barn Reading Series, as well as world premiere productions of two works from the 2008 Barn Series written by LAB members: Thinner Than Water by Melissa Ross and The Motherf**ker with the Hat by LAB co-artistic director Stephen Adly Guirgis and a 24/7 marathon of free readings and special events celebrating the city we live in, NewYorkNewYork! (more...)

Shalhoub to Join Heaton in Second Stage's The Scene
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2006

'Monk' star and theatre veteran Tony Shalhoub will join the previously-announced Patricia Heaton for the New York premiere of Theresa Rebeck's The Scene (more...)

Nick Jones, Heidi Schreck, and More Earn MTC's Sloan Foundation Commissions
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2012

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director), Barry Grove (Executive Producer), and Mandy Greenfield (Artistic Producer) just announced the 2012 recipients of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Initiative commissions for Manhattan Theatre Club. This year's six commissioned writers are April de Angelis (Jumpy), Nick Jones (The Coward), Heidi Schreck (Creature), Melissa Ross (Thinner Than Water), Sarah Treem (A Feminine Ending), and Bess Wohl (Barcelona). (more...)

BWW Reviews: Day 4 – BLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON / MISS ABIGAIL'S GUIDE / MRS. WARREN'S PROFESSION
by Jay Irwin - Nov 8, 2010

Well today, Dear Readers was one helluva day! A group of spectacular shows and aside from a few interesting conversations I had with true New Yorkers on the bus, not a lot of time for anything else but shows since I was seeing three of them. So let's dive right in shall we? (more...)

Photo Coverage: DON'T QUIT YOUR NIGHT JOB Returns to the Zipper
by Peter James Zielinski - Nov 3, 2008

DON'T QUIT YOUR NIGHT JOB, the critically acclaimed comedy variety show featuring a revolving cast of Broadway's brightest performing without a net, welcomed the fall at their monthly home The Zipper Factory Theater (336 West 37th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues) on Thursday, October 30th. (more...)

Review Roundup: AN EVENING WITH PATTI LUPONE AND MANDY PATINKIN - All the Reviews!
by BWW Special Coverage - Nov 21, 2011

Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin reunite on Broadway for AN EVENING WITH PATTI LUPONE AND MANDY PATINKIN. Two Broadway legends who first appeared together giving Tony Award winning performances in Evita, are bringing their critically acclaimed theatre concert to the Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street) for 63 performances through Friday, January 13. Opening night is tonight - November 21. Much more than a concert, AN EVENING WITH PATTI LUPONE AND MANDY PATINKIN is described as a funny, passionate, intimate and unique musical love story told entirely through a masterful selection of some of the greatest songs ever written for the stage. Have the two once again earned critical acclaim on the Broadway stage? Find out now! (more...)

BWW Reviews: Back to the 18th Century with Labadie, Persson and the New York Philharmonic
by Richard Sasanow - Nov 12, 2013

Handel wrote over 1000 da capo arias—a musical mainstay of Italian baroque operas--during his career, but none more thrilling than “Let the Bright Seraphim.” The showpiece for soprano and piccolo trumpet, which comes at the very end of the oratorio SAMSON, was a joyous crowd-pleaser at the New York Philharmonic last Friday, featuring soprano Miah Persson.Conducted by Bernard Labadie, the program also featured a new completion of Mozart's Requiem. featuring Miah Persson and Stephanie Blythe (more...)

LAB Theater Presents Barn Series & Live Nude Plays
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2007

LAByrinth Theater Company, in its fifth season of residency at The Public Theater, has announced the lineup for two development festivals of free staged-readings! (more...)

Bravo Kicks off Summer with New Episodes of HOUSEWIVES, PLATINUM HIT, and More!
by TV News Desk - May 31, 2011

Bravo's kicking off summer with brand new episodes of TV's most sizzling series. Drinks go flying in an explosive season finale of 'The Real Housewives of Orange County;' 'The Real Housewives of New Jersey' celebrate the holidays, but not everyone's invited; Donna Summer pays a visit to the songwriters of 'Platinum Hit;' 'Inside the Actors Studio' welcomes the cast of 'Modern Family;' the designers run into expensive dilemmas on 'Million Dollar Decorators;' 'Top Chef Masters' pays tribute to our troops in the penultimate episode; and 'The Real Housewives of New York City' ditch their drivers and go camelback in Morocco. On June 12 at 11 p.m., ET/PT, Andy Cohen hosts a very special 'Watch What Happens: Live' with sneak peeks of Bravo's upcoming summer line up. For a sneak peek at each of the episodes go to: http://www.bravotv.com/videos. (more...)

Bravo Kicks Summer Off With a Week of Sizzling New Episodes
by TV News Desk - May 31, 2011

Bravo's kicking off summer with brand new episodes of TV's most sizzling series. (more...)

Alabama Shakespeare Festival Announces 2011-12 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2011

Anglophiles and Broadway babies alike rejoice at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival's 2011-12 Season. (more...)

North Carolina Symphony Brings Beethoven's Eighth Symphony to Raleigh and Southern Pines
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2012

The North Carolina Symphony explores two sides of the musical spectrum when soprano Barbara Shirvis joins the orchestra, under the baton of Music Director Grant Llewellyn, for "Beethoven's Eighth Symphony." (more...)

Dixie Longate Returns to Denver with 'TUPPERWARE PARTY' & 'MECHANICAL BULL,' Now thru 4/20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

Denver's favorite fast-talking Tupperware lady returns with not only DIXIE'S TUPPERWARE PARTY but also the World Premiere of Dixie Longate's NEVER WEAR A TUBE TOP WHILE RIDING A MECHANICAL BULL (AND 16 OTHER THINGS I LEARNED WHILE I WAS DRINKING LAST THURSDAY). DIXIE'S TUPPERWARE PARTY plays The Garner Galleria Theatre for four weeks only today, March 26 through April 20. (more...)

North Carolina Symphony Brings Beethoven's Eighth Symphony to Raleigh and Southern Pines
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2012

The North Carolina Symphony explores two sides of the musical spectrum when soprano Barbara Shirvis joins the orchestra, under the baton of Music Director Grant Llewellyn, for "Beethoven's Eighth Symphony." (more...)

Glen Roven Describes 'Playing for the Stars'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2007

'Not to brag, but I've stood upon some pretty rarified podiums,' writes Glen Roven. 'But to be honest, nothing competes in the thrill department with playing a piano for a Broadway legend who is recreating an original performance. Talk about musical comedy heaven.' (more...)

Bravo Kicks Summer Off With a Week of Sizzling New Episodes
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2011

Bravo's kicking off summer with brand new episodes of TV's most sizzling series. (more...)

REVIEW: MUSIC MAN at Cockpit in Court
by James Howard - Jul 24, 2006

WHO: Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre WHAT: Meredith Willson's The Music Man WHEN: Friday - Saturday at 8PM and Sundays at 3PM, with one Thursday night performance on August 3 at 8pm. HOW MUCH: $18 general admission, $16 seniors and CCBC alumni, and $12 for children 12 and under. (more...)

Private Investigator Doug Conrad Releases "A Deadly Ruse"
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2014

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Photo Flash: First Look - Poster Art for Showtime's EPISODES Season 2 Premiering Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jul 1, 2012

Showtime's comedy series EPISODES will return with all new episodes on July 1, 2012. The network has released a first look at the comedy's second season poster art depicting series star Matt LeBlanc floating in the deep end of a pool while his TV writers hang on For Dear Life. (more...)

First-Time Author Pens FOR DEAR LIFE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2014

Oprah Winfrey. J.K. Rowling. Vera Wang. Marilyn Monroe. What do these successful and influential women have in common? They are women who failed before they succeeded. While the women who have achieved such celebrated status are few, those who have gone through similar inspiring life transformations abound; and among them is Sarah Tauber, the author who debuted with a genuine revelation in 'For Dear Life.' (more...)

Dixie Longate Will Return to Denver with 'TUPPERWARE PARTY' & 'MECHANICAL BULL,' 3/26-4/20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2014

Denver's favorite fast-talking Tupperware lady returns with not only DIXIE'S TUPPERWARE PARTY but also the World Premiere of Dixie Longate's NEVER WEAR A TUBE TOP WHILE RIDING A MECHANICAL BULL (AND 16 OTHER THINGS I LEARNED WHILE I WAS DRINKING LAST THURSDAY). DIXIE'S TUPPERWARE PARTY plays The Garner Galleria Theatre for four weeks only March 26 through April 20. Dixie Longate's NEVER WEAR A TUBE TOP WHILE RIDING A MECHANICAL BULL (AND 16 OTHER THINGS I LEARNED WHILE I WAS DRINKING LAST THURSDAY) plays The Garner Galleria Theatre April 24 through May 11. Tickets are on sale now to Denver Center Attractions 2013/14 subscribers. Tickets go on sale to the general public Monday, January 20 at 10am at denvercenter.org or by calling 303.893.4100. (more...)

Airpush Awarded No. 2 Spot on Forbes List of 'America's Most Promising Companies of 2014'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2014

Forbes took a comprehensive look at a wide variety of different companies from virtually every industry and gauged their trajectories using the most historically significant variables of success. The full list is posted on Forbes.com. (more...)

"Mrs. Warren's Profession" at Rep Stage
by James Howard - Jan 28, 2008

REVIEW: George Bernard Shaw's 'controversial' play about a well-to-do madam and her unsuspecting daughter starts a month-long run at Rep Stage. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Playhouse on Park's MOONLIGHT AND MAGNOLIAS Wilts Under the Spotlight
by Jacques Lamarre - Jan 26, 2013

Trying to be a farce and a message play, MOONLIGHT AND MAGNOLIAS is neither fish nor fowl and only partially funny. (more...)

Travel Channel's VEGAS STRIPPED to Premiere 2/8
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2012

What happens in Vegas does not stay in Vegas in Travel Channel's new original six-part series, VEGAS STRIPPED, which premieres with special back-to-back episodes on Wednesday, February 8 at 10:00 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. ET/PT. (more...)

Travel Channel's VEGAS STRIPPED to Premiere 2/8
by TV News Desk - Feb 3, 2012

What happens in Vegas does not stay in Vegas in Travel Channel's new original six-part series, VEGAS STRIPPED, which premieres with special back-to-back episodes on Wednesday, February 8 at 10:00 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. ET/PT. (more...)

Jennifer Aniston to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame, 2/22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2012

The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce will honor Jennifer Aniston with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on February 22, 2012 in front of the W Hollywood Hotel at the famous corner of Hollywood and Vine. (more...)

Jennifer Aniston to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame, 2/22
by Movies News Desk - Feb 17, 2012

The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce will honor Jennifer Aniston with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on February 22, 2012 in front of the W Hollywood Hotel at the famous corner of Hollywood and Vine. (more...)

VIDEO: John Mayer, Katy Perry Premiere 'Who You Love' Music Video on GMA!
by TV News Desk - Dec 17, 2013

John Mayer and Katy Perry stop by this morning's GMA to reveal their music video for their new duet 'Who You Love!' (more...)

Fashion Photo of the Day 8/21/13 - Cate Blanchett
by Rachel Stone - Aug 21, 2013

The always impressive Cate Blanchett looked stunning at the Australian premiere of her new film Blue Jasmine. Blanchett hit all the right notes in a peach colored maxidress by Roksanda Ilincic that struck the right balance between casual and dressy. When you find a dress like that you want to grab onto it For Dear Life and never let it go! (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE GRAPES OF WRATH from Circle Players
by Jeffrey Ellis - Aug 21, 2010

Performed by Hillwig's large cast against the backdrop of Jim Manning's beautifully conceived and exquisitely realized set that magically transforms the Keeton's intimate stage into a panoramic view of dustbowl Oklahoma, the fiery Southwest and the lush, verdant fields and orchards of California, The Grapes of Wrath is a visual tour de force that other community theater companies - frankly, any theater company of whatever ilk - should aspire to achieve. (more...)

Atlantic Theater Company Announces LATINO MIXFEST, 8/8-13
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2012

Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Director, Jeffory Lawson, Managing Director) will present LATINO MIXFEST, a series of free readings that will run Wednesday, August 8 - Monday, August 13 at Atlantic Stage 2 (330 West 16 Street). (more...)

Broadway Blog - SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM Review Roundup
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2010

He brought us Into The Woods, Company, Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music, Sunday in the Park with George, A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, West Side Story and Gypsy (to name a few). By writing songs that reflect the complexity of his characters, he has changed the way we define a great musical. But even though millions of fans know his songs by heart, few know much about Stephen Sondheim himself. Until now. Roundabout presents Sondheim On Sondheim, an intimate portrait of the famed composer in his own words... and music. Directed by frequent Sondheim collaborator James Lapine, this unique experience aims to take audiences inside the life and mind of an ordinary New Yorker... with an extraordinary talent. (more...)

Special Photo Blog Exclusive #24: Marissa Jaret Winokur 'Dancing With The Stars' - I'm Flying!
by Marissa Jaret Winokur - Apr 21, 2008

Tony Award-winning star of Hairspray, Marissa Jaret Winokur, will be one of the contestants this season on 'Dancing with the Stars.' When news broke of her involvement, she couldn't wait to share that experience with BroadwayWorld.com and its readers. Marissa will be checking in from now until she wins (YAY!) or is eliminated (BOO!) with exclusive photos and a glimpse into what's going on as she takes on the other celebrities in the ultimate 'dance off!' (more...)

ID's I ALMOST GOT AWAY WITH IT Season 5 to Premiere 4/11
by TV News Desk - Apr 2, 2012

On Wednesday, April 11, Investigation Discovery hits the ground running with season five of its hit series I (ALMOST) GOT AWAY WITH IT. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Poster Art for Showtime's EPISODES Season 2 Premiering 7/1
by TV News Desk - Apr 16, 2012

Showtime's comedy series EPISODES will return with all new episodes on July 1, 2012. The network has released a first look at the comedy's second season poster art depicting series star Matt LeBlanc floating in the deep end of a pool while his TV writers hang on For Dear Life. (more...)

ID's I ALMOST GOT AWAY WITH IT Season 5 to Premiere 4/11
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2012

On Wednesday, April 11, Investigation Discovery hits the ground running with season five of its hit series I (ALMOST) GOT AWAY WITH IT. (more...)

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