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GUYS AND DOLLS, THE ODD COUPLE, and More Head Up Rivertown Theaters 2017-2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2017

Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts announced a diverse lineup of productions for the 2017-2018 season tonight at their annual party and fundraiser showcasing musical performances from next season's shows. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Tuesday, January 10, 2017
by - Jan 6, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE BIG BANG THEORY, airing on CBS on Tuesday, January 10, 2017! (more...)

Philippe Bowgen, Donald Faison, Hal Linden, Justin Long, Luna Velez and More Tapped for PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for its revival of Steve Martin's clever and crowd-pleasing comedy hit Picasso at the Lapin Agile. (more...)

Runaways Lab and VOTC Present GODDAMN GENIUSES Original Play Debuts 2/10
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

The Runaways Lab and Voice of the City are proud to announce the second offering of their 2016-2017 season, Goddamn Geniuses. This original play, by company member Nathaniel Shane and Artistic Director Gannon Reedy, uses one of the Runaways' staples of reimagining an historic event in a fast and loose piece of theater. Explore the limitations of live entertainment as the heralds of quantum physics launch into a gender blurred reality where anything can happen to a docile scientist. (more...)

The Boys are Back in Town: Les Ballets Trockadero Return to Vancouver by Popular Demand
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Show One Productions presents the return of world-infamous Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo onJanuary 20 & 21, 2017 at 8pm at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Returning by popular demand following Vancouver's 2015 sold out smash hit, the sensational evening will see the all-male, cross-dressing troupe apply breathtaking technical prowess and rampant sauciness to a new batch of ridiculously re-interpreted classical ballets, including Swan Lake, La Esmeralda, and Don Quixote.  (more...)

The Groundlings Announce New Sunday Show and the Return of THE GROUNDLINGS HOOK-UP APP
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Your New Year will soon be full of laughs thanks to The Groundlings Theatre's line-up of shows on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays with the return of “Groundlings Hook-up App” and new show “What Happens in Sunday Stays in Sunday.”  The always hilarious Groundlings, Los Angeles' premiere comedy troupe of 43 years, will present the latest and greatest sketches and improv from top level of talent.  (more...)

'As the Sun of Suns Rose: The Darkness of the Creeds Was Dispelled' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

An enlightened Sikh poet and distinctive prose writer, author Harinder Singh Mehboob had meditated upon world religions, philosophy, literature, psychology, mythology and history for many years. Through it all, there was one serious question in his mind: why are all the religions of the world declined with the passage of time? (more...)

BWW Review: The Overpowering Modernity of Francis Picabia
by Patrick Kennedy - Jan 3, 2017

The Museum of Modern Art delivers a stunning one-artist showcase, and puts forward powerful evidence of Francis Picabia's sly, sensitive genius. (more...)

Mad Cow Theatre Presents PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Mad Cow Theatre is delighted to announce the cast and creative team for Steve Martin's uproariously offbeat comedy Picasso at the Lapin Agile, which will take the Harriett stage Jan. 20, 2017 as the fourth production of Mad Cow Theatre's Season 20. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, February 2, 2017
by - Jan 27, 2017

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Lamplighters Music Theatre Mourns the Death of Beloved Co-Founder Orva Hoskinson
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2017

 Orva Hoskinson, co-founder of San Francisco's Lamplighters Music Theatre, passed away on Thursday, January 26, 2017. He was 92. -Orva co-founded the Lamplighters with Ann Pool Mac Nab in the summer of 1952. From the beginning, their intention was to bring the Gilbert & Sullivan canon to audiences in productions of the very highest possible artistic professional caliber within the limitations imposed on what was at the time a small group of semi-professional and amateur performers drawn from the San Francisco Bay Area community. (more...)

BWW Review: Strawberry Theatre Workshop's PROOF Need Not Prove Its Integrity
by Amelia Reynolds - Jan 26, 2017

Behold, a rare gem, a piece of art that combines two vastly different disciplines: theater, and math. Ironically, what makes David Auburn's Pulitzer Prize winning play, 'Proof' so entertaining isn't so much the math, but the chemistry between the characters. Get out your pens and pencils, students, because Strawberry Theatre Workshop's harmonious performances are noteworthy. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Star-Studded Cast of PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

The Old Globe presents a revival of Steve Martin's clever and crowd-pleasing comedy hit Picasso at the Lapin Agile. This is the third Martin work in three seasons at the Globe, following 2014's world premiere musical Bright Star, which went on to Broadway and five Tony Award nominations, and last year's twice-extended world premiere comedy Meteor Shower. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company below! (more...)

Encore Season for OH BABY, I'M A WILD ONE at the Alexander Bar's Upstairs Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

Following its premiere last year, OH BABY, I'M A WILD ONE will play an encore season at the Alexander Bar's Upstairs Theatre in January and February. The play is a character study by multiple award-winning playwright Louis Viljoen and stars Emma Kotze. (more...)

DAVINCI & MICHELANGELO: THE TITANS EXPERIENCE Comes to Mizner Park Cultural Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

???????The "Discover DaVinci & Michelangelo: The Titans Experience" national touring theater performance makes its Palm Beach County debut at the Mizner Park Cultural Center in Boca Raton on Monday, March 27, 2017 for an Opening Night 7:30pm performance to benefit Friends of the Uffizi Gallery. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Monday, January 23, 2017
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Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Monday, January 30, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jan 18, 2017

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FSLC Announces Opening & Closing Nights of Rendez-Vous with French Cinema
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and UniFrance announce the Opening and Closing Night selections of the 22nd edition of Rendez-Vous with French Cinema, the celebrated annual series showcasing the variety and vitality of contemporary French filmmaking, March 1-12. (more...)

Sony Animation Announces Details & Release Date for Lin-Manuel Miranda's VIVO
by Movies News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the award-winning (Emmy, Tony, Grammy, Olivier, Pulitzer Prize and MacArthur 'Genius Grant' recipient) creative force behind the groundbreaking Broadway musical HAMILTON, writes new songs for this musical animated feature. (more...)

Photo Flash: Mad Cow Theatre Presents PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Mad Cow Theatre is delighted to announce the cast and creative team for Steve Martin's uproariously offbeat comedy Picasso at the Lapin Agile, which will take the Harriett stage Jan. 20, 2017 as the fourth production of Mad Cow Theatre's Season 20. (more...)

Vice Releases Official Video for 'Steady 1234' ft. Jasmine Thompson & Skizzy Mars
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Vice has kicked off 2017 with the official video for his genre-bending single “Steady 1234” featuring Jasmine Thompson & Skizzy Mars. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, January 19, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jan 12, 2017

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Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, January 26, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jan 10, 2017

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Northampton Trio Colorway to Play The Sidewalk Cafe This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Colorway is preparing to go back out on the road with a tour of the southern US in April. On Saturday, January 28 Colorway will play at The Sidewalk Cafe on the corner of Ave A and 6th St in the East Village. They will be showcasing some brand new material as well as playing tracks from their back catalog. An Elbaum Tanner RocknrollScene Presents show.  (more...)

ESPN's THE UNDEFEATED to Reveal 44 African Americans who Changed the Country
by TV News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

The Undefeated, ESPN's multimedia content platform focused on the intersection of sports, race and culture, today revealed “The Undefeated 44” – a list of living and past African Americans with extraordinary accomplishments and contributions who are symbols of pride and aspiration. (more...)

Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam Returns for Volume 12
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

After almost a year's hiatus, Fussy Cloud is back and chock full of brand new delicious puppet weirdness. A quirky cabaret by and for puppet loving grown-ups, Volume 12 features a variety of fascinating short works by puppeteers from all over the Pacific Northwest, including visiting artists from Portland and Canada. (more...)


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Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Monday, February 27, 2017
by TV Scoop - Feb 6, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE BIG BANG THEORY, airing on CBS on Monday, February 27, 2017! (more...)

BWW Review: 'Picasso at the Lapin Agile' at The Old Globe
by E.H. Reiter - Feb 27, 2017

'Picasso at the Lapin Agile' follows a fictional meetnig between two of the greatest minds of the 20th centurey- Pabloe Picasso and Albert Einstein. From the mind of Steve Martin, this show is playing at the Old Globe through March 12th. (more...)

Broadway Method Academy Opens LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2017

Broadway Method Academy, a musical theater program in downtown Fairfield, Connecticut opened the smash hit, Little Shop of Horrors. The non-profit organization's mission is connecting the stars of today with the stars of tomorrow, and this production welcomed to Broadway designers Ryan Howell, Weston G. Wetzel and Kaitie Adams. (more...)

Interview: Before The Parade! A Conversation With Michael Childers About His Upcoming HELLO JERRY! In The Desert
by David Green - Feb 24, 2017

The last remaining tickets are on sale for the desert's most anticipated annual star-studded concert event, Michael Childer's 'One Night Only', benefiting Jewish Family Services Of The Desert (JFS), to be held Thursday, April 20, 2017 at The McCallum Theatre. This 10th season's theme is 'Hello Jerry' and Michael and cast pay tribute to the incomparable composer Jerry Herman, bringing to the stage music form his popular musicals including Mame, Mack and Mabel, Grand Tour, La Cage Aux Folles and, of course, Hello Dolly. 'Hello Jerry' is directed by Jason Graae with musical direction by Christopher Marlowe. I had the opportunity to sit down with Michael Childer's to talk about this special tenth anniversary production, and more. Here are a few excerpts from that conversation … (more...)

Feed Me, Seymour! Broadway Method Academy Opens LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

Broadway Method Academy, a musical theater program in Fairfield, Connecticut, opens Little Shop of Horrors tonight. (more...)

BWW Interview: Jordan Craig of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by Justin Cole Adams - Feb 20, 2017

Jordan Craig talks about how Atlanta theatre prepared him for the PHANTOM national tour. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, February 9, 2017
by TV Scoop - Feb 2, 2017

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SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE, DIARY OF ANNE FRANK, and More Lead Cleveland Play House 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2017

Cleveland Play House's newly announced 2017-18 Season contains a wide range of work certain to captivate, enlighten, excite and engage Cleveland audiences. Bursting with action, adventure, romance, and suspense, audiences will find joy in unexpected places in each production this Season.  The Season will include a swashbuckling romantic comedy, an urgent revival of an international classic, soul-shaking gospel performances, a political thriller from a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, a Tony Award-winning musical, and an electrifying athletic drama that packs a punch. With characters ranging from rebels and outsiders, to misfits, revolutionaries and Geniuses, audiences will be swept up into the stories of one and all, and will be reminded that the most efficient way to resolve conflict whether on the stage or in life, is through collaboration.   (more...)

Steve Martin's Comedic Genius Comes Out to Play in PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE at Open Book Theatre 3/10-25
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

Fans of comedian and actor Steve Martin will recognize his smart and ridiculous style in Picasso at the Lapin Agile, the first play he wrote for the stage.  The story goes that Martin heard a joke that began "Picasso and Einstein walk into a bar…" and turned that concept into a joyous 90 minute romp.   (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Monday, March 6, 2017
by TV Scoop - Feb 16, 2017

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Netflix Presents: Sandy Wexler's HERE COMES THE FUNNY TOUR at DPAC 4/13
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Netflix presents Sandy Wexler's Here Comes the Funny Tour featuring live performances by comic Geniuses Adam Sandler, David Spade, Nick Swardson, and Rob Schneider coming to DPAC on April 13. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, March 2, 2017
by TV Scoop - Feb 13, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE BIG BANG THEORY, airing on CBS on Thursday, March 2, 2017! (more...)

Local Artists, Scientists Set for Special Events Alongside The Old Globe's PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

The Old Globe's revival of Steve Martin's clever and crowd-pleasing comedy hit Picasso at the Lapin Agile is playing February 4 - March 12, 2017, on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. In partnership with Balboa Park institutions, local artists, and scientists, the run of the production will feature a number of special events that explore and engage with the play's legendary figures, Pablo Picasso and Albert Einstein, and amplify the intersection of art and science found onstage. (more...)

New Line Theatre to Present YEAST NATION: THE TRIUMPH OF LIFE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2017

New Line Theatre, "the bad boy of musical theatre," is proud to announce that YEAST NATION: THE TRIUMPH OF LIFE, the world's first bio-historical musical comedy, with book and lyrics by Greg Kotis, and music and lyrics by Mark Hollmann, the subversive Geniuses behind the award-winning Broadway musical Urinetown, will be part of New Line's 27th season, running in June 2018.  (more...)

Photo Flash: PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE Opens at The Old Globe Starring Philippe Bowgen, Donald Faison, Justin Long, and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

Paris, 1904: The Lapin Agile, beloved watering hole to struggling artists and would-be Geniuses, welcomes two soon-to-be legends for one extraordinary night. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, February 16, 2017
by - Feb 10, 2017

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CBS Rings In New Year with Most-Watched Show on TV, THE BIG BANG THEORY
by TV News Desk - Dec 30, 2016

CBS will ring in the new year and the second half of the 2016-2017 season with the most watched show on television, THE BIG BANG THEORY (more...)

The Weird Sisters Theatre Project, Synchronicity Theatre, and 7 Stages Present THE TAMING
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2016

Playwright Lauren Gunderson said that any theatre company, group, or person who wants to do a reading of The Taming - A New Political Comedy (The Taming) on Inauguration Day 2017 can do so for FREE - so The Weird Sisters Theatre Project, Synchronicity Theatre, and 7 Stages have "elected" to take her up on her offer!   (more...)

Applications Open for 2017 Season at SPACE on Ryder Farm
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2016

SPACE on Ryder Farm - a nonprofit residency program for artists and activists housed on a 221 year-old working organic farm in Brewster, New York - announces open applications for all programs for its seventh season, which will run June through October, 2017. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, January 5, 2017
by - Dec 20, 2016

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Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Monday, January 9, 2017
by - Dec 20, 2016

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Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, January 12, 2017
by - Dec 20, 2016

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Sandra Bernhard, Mo Rocca, Molly Ringwald and More Coming Up This Winter at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2016

Joe's Pub at The Public has just announced nightly performances from December 21 - January 3. (more...)

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