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A young woman named Holly arrives in New York City and becomes friends with an over-sexed soap opera star, a wisecracking author and an eccentric socialite.

New Season of Young People's Concerts Begins with Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, October 12
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2013

The 92nd season of the New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (YPCs) will be launched on Saturday, October 12, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Case Scaglione will lead selections from all four movements of Beethoven's Symphony No. 9. This is the first program in this season's series, Points of Entry, in which each concert explores facets of music and the orchestra itself through a single, influential score. The performance will feature the Manhattan School of Music Symphonic Chorus, Kent Tritle, director. (more...)

The 2011 Emmy Awards- All the Winners!
by BWW Special Coverage - Sep 18, 2011

The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards are tonight, September 18, being Broadcast live from the NOKIA Theatre L.A at 8pm EST (5pm PST). As usual, BroadwayWorld will be bringing you updates of the winners live throughout the night so stay tuned! (more...)

BWW REVIEW: NEW REP'S 'RANCHO MIRAGE' IS NO OASIS IN THE DESERT
by Jan Nargi - Oct 25, 2013

National New Play Network rolling premiere of Steven Dietz's 'Rancho Mirage' comes to New Repertory Theatre in Watertown as aimless as tumbleweed tumbling in from the prairie. (more...)

New Season of Young People's Concerts Begins with Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2013

The 92nd season of the New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (YPCs) will be launched tonight, October 12, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Case Scaglione will lead selections from all four movements of Beethoven's Symphony No. 9. This is the first program in this season's series, Points of Entry, in which each concert explores facets of music and the orchestra itself through a single, influential score. The performance will feature the Manhattan School of Music Symphonic Chorus, Kent Tritle, director. (more...)

NY Philharmonic Launches New Season of Young Peoples Concerts 11/7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2009

The first New York Philharmonic Young People's Concert (YPC) of the 2009-10 season will take place Saturday, November 7, 2009, at 2:00 p.m. (more...)

THE CASTLE Heads Into The Film Studio, Production Begins 12/7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2009

The original cast of the hit Off-Broadway play, The Castle, heads to the film studio to set their performance on celluloid. (more...)

Daniel Boico Conduts LA MER, Part of YPC 12/12
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2009

New York Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Daniel Boico will delve into Debussy's famous tone poem La Mer when he leads the Orchestra in the second Young People's Concert (YPC) of the season, Saturday, December 12, 2009, at 2:00 p.m. (more...)

Brad Oscar and Christine Pedi Set For Free Reading Of AESOP AND COMPANY
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2010

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff/Producing Artistic Director), in association with Randall L. Wreghitt, will present free performances of Aesop and Company, a new musical with book and lyrics by Jay Jeffries, book and music by John McMahon, directed by Jay Binder. (more...)

Acclaimed Drama FRIENDS LIKE THESE Returns to the Hollywood Fringe Festival, 6/7-28
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2014

After playing to sell-out crowds in both L.A. and New York, critical endorsements from local press and nominations in multiple theatrical awards, the acclaimed and heavy-hitting drama Friends Like These is coming back to the Hollywood Fringe Festival. (more...)

25 PLAYS PER HOUR is Back at the Hollywood Fringe Festival, 6/7-27
by Courtnie Mele - May 24, 2014

25 Plays Per Hour is back at the Hollywood Fringe by popular demand...again! And to celebrate the show's fifth anniversary, Theatre Unleashed is proud to present 25 of its most popular and acclaimed short works in The Best of 25 Plays Per Hour,playing at the Theatre Asylum Lab. (more...)

AMADEUS Returns to Los Angeles At Chandler Studio Theatre, Opens 6/18
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2010

'I murdered Mozart!' rings out across Europe from Composer Antonio Salieri on his death-bed. Salieri had been the toast of Europe. He had been a devout Catholic all his life. He made a pact with God that he would be the vessel through which God's music would spring. All was good until Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart arrives in Vienna. In horror Salieri determines that it is Mozart instead who is his God's chosen voice. (more...)

Festival of New American Musicals 2010 Runs 5/16-8/21
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2010

The 2010 Festival of New American Musicals, a three month musical theatre festival, will be held May 16 through August 21 2010, throughout Southern California. Marcia Seligson, Bob Klein, and Linda Shusett are the Executive Producers of the annual festival, now in its third year. (more...)

TALES OF AN UNSETTLED CITY: REDEMPTION to Bring Back TU's Late Night Series, 3/28-4/19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2014

Theatre Unleashed has announced the return of its most successful Late Night Series show with ALL NEW scripts and actors. Tales of an Unsettled City: Redemption will run Fridays and Saturday nights at 10:30 from March 28-April 19 at The Belfry Stage in North Hollywood. (more...)

TALES OF AN UNSETTLED CITY: REDEMPTION Brings Back TU's Late Night Series, Now thru 4/19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2014

Theatre Unleashed has announced the return of its most successful Late Night Series show with ALL NEW scripts and actors. Tales of an Unsettled City: Redemption will run Fridays and Saturday nights at 10:30 from today, March 28-April 19 at The Belfry Stage in North Hollywood. (more...)

NY Philharmonic's Next Young People's Concert Takes the Stage, 3/27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2010

New York Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Daniel Boico will lead the Orchestra in an exploration of Mozart's Symphony No. 41, Jupiter, on the season's final Young People's Concert (YPC), Saturday, March 27, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. The YPC theme in 2009-10 is 'Points of Entry,' with each concert taking a single great work as a window into how music is created and how an orchestra brings it to life. Philharmonic Director of Education Theodore Wiprud will host the concert, which is written and directed by Tom Dulack. (more...)

Seattle Rock Opera Hosts A Tribute To David Bowie 3/26
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2010

Seattle Theatre Group (STG) presents the Seattle Rock Orchestra performing a tribute to David Bowie on Friday, March 26, 2010 at 8:00 pm at the Moore Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: ABSENT FRIENDS to Close April 14
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2012

ABSENT FRIENDS, Alan Ayckbourn's classic comedy of manners and social embarrassment, will complete its run at the Harold Pinter Theatre on 14 April 2012. (more...)

New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts Continue with Brahms's Piano Concerto 1, 4/12
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2014

This season's New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (YPCs) conclude with a focus on Brahms's Piano Concerto No. 1, led by Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Joshua Weilerstein and featuring pianist Paul Lewis, Saturday, April 12, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. This is the final program in this season's series, Points of Entry, in which each concert explores facets of music and the orchestra itself through one influential score. The concert will also feature Brahms's Hungarian Dance No. 1 and Ritual Fire Dance from Falla's El Amor brujo. (more...)

The Production Company Presents AMADEUS, Opens 6/18
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2010

'I murdered Mozart!' rings out across Europe from Composer Antonio Salieri on his death-bed. Salieri had been the toast of Europe. He had been a devout Catholic all his life. He made a pact with God that he would be the vessel through which God's music would spring. All was good until Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart arrives in Vienna. In horror Salieri determines that it is Mozart instead who is his God's chosen voice. Mozart's music proves it; God had broken their pact. Salieri now makes a terrible new vow: to block God on earth and teach Him a lesson, using Mozart as the means to that end. (more...)

Peter Lefcourt's MUTUALLY ASSURED DESTRUCTION Makes World Premiere at Odyssey Theatre, 7/21
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2012

Emmy Award-winner Peter Lefcourt's new play makes its World Premiere debut at the Odyssey Theatre, opening on Saturday, July 21, 2012 at 8pm. Mutually Assured Destruction runs 8pm Fridays and Saturdays, and 3pm Sundays through August 26, 2012. (more...)

Theatre Unleashed is Headed to San Diego
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2014

For the first time in its six-plus year history, Theatre Unleashed will take two shows on the road to San Diego! Both the acclaimed drama Friends Like These and the wildly popular 25 Plays Per Hour will follow up their runs at the upcoming Hollywood Fringe Festival this June by participating in the San Diego International Fringe Festival, running July 3-13. (more...)

AMADEUS Returns to Los Angeles At Chandler Studio Theatre, Opens 6/18
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2010

'I murdered Mozart!' rings out across Europe from Composer Antonio Salieri on his death-bed. Salieri had been the toast of Europe. He had been a devout Catholic all his life. He made a pact with God that he would be the vessel through which God's music would spring. All was good until Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart arrives in Vienna. In horror Salieri determines that it is Mozart instead who is his God's chosen voice. (more...)

25 PLAYS PER HOUR is Back- Starts Today!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2014

25 Plays Per Hour is back at the Hollywood Fringe by popular demand…again! And to celebrate the show's fifth anniversary, Theatre Unleashed is proud to present 25 of its most popular and acclaimed short works in The Best of 25 Plays Per Hour,playing at the Theatre Asylum Lab. (more...)

Hollywood Fringe Festival Announces 2014 ENCORE! PRODUCERS' AWARDS; Extensions Run thru 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2014

The Encore! Producers' Awards return for the fifth year with extended runs of the best of the Hollywood Fringe Festival, running July 5-31, 2014 at eight Hollywood venues. Produced by Combined Artform, this year's extensions feature an exciting selection of exceptional ensemble and solo work at Theatre Asylum, The Complex, Cupcake Theatre, The Lex, The Lounge, Actor's Company, Schkapf and Three Clubs. With multiple shows per venue each weekend and the special deals and gatherings at Three Clubs bar, the action-packed atmosphere of the Hollywood Fringe Festival will continue through July. (more...)

2011 Emmy Nomination Submissions Revealed!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2011

The nominations were released earlier this month for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 2011 Primetime Emmy Awards. Mad Men topped the list with 19 nominations, followed by Boardwalk Empire with 18, Modern Family with 17, Saturday Night Live with 16, Game of Thrones and 30 Rock with 13 and GLEE with 12. Gold Derby got the inside scoop of the episodes that this year's nominees submitted for judges' consideration. Check out the full list below: (more...)

Peter Lefcourt's MUTUALLY ASSURED DESTRUCTION Makes World Premiere at Odyssey Theatre Tonight, 7/21
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2012

Emmy Award-winner Peter Lefcourt's new play makes its World Premiere debut at the Odyssey Theatre, opening tonight, July 21, 2012 at 8pm. Mutually Assured Destruction runs 8pm Fridays and Saturdays, and 3pm Sundays through August 26, 2012. (more...)

David Armand, Elizabeth Berrington Lead ABSENT FRIENDS In The West End
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2012

Jeremy Herrin will direct David Armand, Elizabeth Berrington, Katherine Parkinson, Steffan Rhodri, Reece Shearsmith and Kara Tointon in Alan Ayckbourn's classic comedy of manners and social embarrassment Absent Friends, previewing at the Harold Pinter Theatre (formerly the Comedy Theatre) from 26 January 2012. (more...)

TARTUFFE, POPE! & More Set for Theatre Unleashed's 2014 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2014

Theatre Unleashed is pleased to announce a full and exciting 2014 Season that is sure to continue the company's growth into one of the biggest and brightest on the L.A. theatre scene. (more...)

Seattle Rock Opera Hosts A Tribute To David Bowie 3/26
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2010

Seattle Theatre Group (STG) presents the Seattle Rock Orchestra performing a tribute to David Bowie on Friday, March 26, 2010 at 8:00 pm at the Moore Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Armand, Tointon in ABSENT FRIENDS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2012

Jeremy Herrin will direct David Armand, Elizabeth Berrington, Katherine Parkinson, Steffan Rhodri, Reece Shearsmith and Kara Tointon in Alan Ayckbourn's classic comedy of manners and social embarrassment Absent Friends, previewing at the Harold Pinter Theatre (formerly the Comedy Theatre) from 26 January 2012. With press night on 9 February Absent Friends, produced in the West End by Sonia Friedman Productions and Bob Bartner, is currently booking until 14 April. Designs are by Tom Scutt with lighting by Peter Mumford and sound by Ian Dickinson for Autograph. (more...)

NY Philharmonic's Young People's Concerts to Continue with Britten, 2/1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2014

The New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (YPCs) continue with a focus on Britten's The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, led by Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Joshua Weilerstein, Saturday, February 1, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. (more...)

Theatre Unleashed Kicks Off 2014 with TARTUFFE, 3/15-4/19
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2014

Theatre Unleashed has announced its first Main Stage show of 2014 will be the Moliere classic Tartuffe, running March 15-April 19 at The Belfry Stage in North Hollywood. (more...)

NY Philharmonic's Next Young People's Concert Takes the Stage, 3/27
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2010

New York Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Daniel Boico will lead the Orchestra in an exploration of Mozart's Symphony No. 41, Jupiter, on the season's final Young People's Concert (YPC), Saturday, March 27, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. The YPC theme in 2009-10 is 'Points of Entry,' with each concert taking a single great work as a window into how music is created and how an orchestra brings it to life. Philharmonic Director of Education Theodore Wiprud will host the concert, which is written and directed by Tom Dulack. (more...)

The Public Theater Hosts 'An Evening of Excerpts' by Emerging Writers, 2/25
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2010

The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis, Executive Director Andrew D. Hamingson) will present free staged readings of new plays by the 2009 Emerging Writers Group, beginning Thursday, February 25 with an 'Evening of Excerpts' by the nine emerging playwrights. (more...)

The Public Announces '09 Emerging Writers Evening of Excerpts and Spotlight Series
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2010

The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis, Executive Director Andrew D. Hamingson) will present free staged readings of new plays by the 2009 Emerging Writers Group, beginning Thursday, February 25 with an 'Evening of Excerpts' by the nine emerging playwrights. (more...)

NY Philharmonic's Young People's Concerts Continue with Britten Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2014

The New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (YPCs) continue with a focus on Britten's The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, led by Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Joshua Weilerstein, today, February 1, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Shearsmith And Tointon In ABSENT FRIENDS, Harold Pinter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2012

Jeremy Herrin will direct David Armand, Elizabeth Berrington, Katherine Parkinson, Steffan Rhodri, Reece Shearsmith and Kara Tointon in Alan Ayckbourn's classic comedy of manners and social embarrassment Absent Friends, previewing at the Harold Pinter Theatre (formerly the Comedy Theatre). (more...)

David Armand, Elizabeth Berrington Lead ABSENT FRIENDS In The West End
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2011

Jeremy Herrin will direct David Armand, Elizabeth Berrington, Katherine Parkinson, Steffan Rhodri, Reece Shearsmith and Kara Tointon in Alan Ayckbourn's classic comedy of manners and social embarrassment Absent Friends, previewing at the Harold Pinter Theatre (formerly the Comedy Theatre) from 26 January 2012. (more...)

THE CASTLE Heads Into The Film Studio, Production Begins 12/7
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2009

The original cast of the hit Off-Broadway play, The Castle, heads to the film studio to set their performance on celluloid. (more...)

Photo Flash:First Look at ABSENT FRIENDS at the Harold Pinter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2011

Jeremy Herrin will direct David Armand, Elizabeth Berrington, Katherine Parkinson, Steffan Rhodri, Reece Shearsmith and Kara Tointon in Alan Ayckbourn's classic comedy of manners and social embarrassment Absent Friends, previewing at the Harold Pinter Theatre (formerly the Comedy Theatre) from 26 January 2012. With press night on 9 February Absent Friends, produced in the West End by Sonia Friedman Productions and Bob Bartner, is currently booking until 14 April. Designs are by Tom Scutt with lighting by Peter Mumford and sound by Ian Dickinson for Autograph. (more...)

Brad Oscar and Christine Pedi Set For Free Reading Of AESOP AND COMPANY
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2010

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff/Producing Artistic Director), in association with Randall L. Wreghitt, will present free performances of Aesop and Company, a new musical with book and lyrics by Jay Jeffries, book and music by John McMahon, directed by Jay Binder. (more...)

Amas Musical Theatre Holds Free Reading of AESOP & COMPANY, 12/18
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2010

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff/Producing Artistic Director), in association with Randall L. Wreghitt, will present free performances of 'Aesop and Company', a new musical with book and lyrics by Jay Jeffries, book and music by John McMahon, directed by Jay Binder. The performances will take place on Thursday, December 16th at 3:00pm, Friday, December 17th at 11:00am and 3:00pm, and Saturday, December 18th at 10:30am at New 42nd Street Studios, 229 West 42nd Street. (more...)

Brad Oscar and Christine Pedi Set For Free Reading Of AESOP AND COMPANY
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2010

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff/Producing Artistic Director), in association with Randall L. Wreghitt, will present free performances of Aesop and Company, a new musical with book and lyrics by Jay Jeffries, book and music by John McMahon, directed by Jay Binder. (more...)

Amas Musical Theatre Holds Free Reading of AESOP & COMPANY, 12/18
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2010

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff/Producing Artistic Director), in association with Randall L. Wreghitt, will present free performances of 'Aesop and Company', a new musical with book and lyrics by Jay Jeffries, book and music by John McMahon, directed by Jay Binder. The performances will take place on Thursday, December 16th at 3:00pm, Friday, December 17th at 11:00am and 3:00pm, and Saturday, December 18th at 10:30am at New 42nd Street Studios, 229 West 42nd Street. (more...)

Daniel Boico Conduts LA MER, Part of YPC 12/12
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2009

New York Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Daniel Boico will delve into Debussy's famous tone poem La Mer when he leads the Orchestra in the second Young People's Concert (YPC) of the season, Saturday, December 12, 2009, at 2:00 p.m. (more...)

Peter Lefcourt's MUTUALLY ASSURED DESTRUCTION Makes World Premiere at Odyssey Theatre, 7/21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2012

Emmy Award-winner Peter Lefcourt's new play makes its World Premiere debut at the Odyssey Theatre, opening on Saturday, July 21, 2012 at 8pm. Mutually Assured Destruction runs 8pm Fridays and Saturdays, and 3pm Sundays through August 26, 2012. (more...)

2010 Festival of New American Musicals Announced, New Partnership With NYMTF
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2010

The 2010 Festival of New American Musicals, a three month musical theatre festival, will be held May 16 through August 21 2010, throughout Southern California. Marcia Seligson, Bob Klein, and Linda Shusett are the Executive Producers of the annual festival, now in its third year. (more...)

David Armand, Elizabeth Berrington Lead ABSENT FRIENDS In The West End
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2012

Jeremy Herrin will direct David Armand, Elizabeth Berrington, Katherine Parkinson, Steffan Rhodri, Reece Shearsmith and Kara Tointon in Alan Ayckbourn's classic comedy of manners and social embarrassment Absent Friends, previewing at the Harold Pinter Theatre (formerly the Comedy Theatre) from 26 January 2012. (more...)

Photo Flash: ABSENT FRIENDS Closes
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2012

ABSENT FRIENDS, Alan Ayckbourn's classic comedy of manners and social embarrassment, will complete its run at the Harold Pinter Theatre today. (more...)

New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts Continue with Brahms's Piano Concerto 1 Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2014

This season's New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (YPCs) conclude with a focus on Brahms's Piano Concerto No. 1, led by Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Joshua Weilerstein and featuring pianist Paul Lewis, today, April 12, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. This is the final program in this season's series, Points of Entry, in which each concert explores facets of music and the orchestra itself through one influential score. The concert will also feature Brahms's Hungarian Dance No. 1 and Ritual Fire Dance from Falla's El Amor brujo. (more...)

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