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VIDEO: Netflix Releases The SENSE8 S2 Cluster Thematic Trailer
by TV News Desk - May 4, 2017

The Sensates are done playing it safe. See how they overcome this battle in the SENSE8 Season Two cluster thematic trailer below! (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, June 22, 2017
by - May 31, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE BIG BANG THEORY, airing on CBS on Thursday, June 22, 2017! (more...)

theSpaceUK to Bring A JOKE to Edinburgh Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

theSpaceUK is proud to present a NEW PLAY FEATURING SCI FI LEGENDS SYLVESTER McCOY AND ROBERT PICARDO. (more...)

New London Barn Announces 2017 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

For 85 years, the New London Barn Playhouse has been a vital part of the Lake Sunapee and Upper Valley communities, enriching the summer months with an annual season of top-quality, professionally-produced classic and contemporary musicals and plays. After their record-breaking 2016 season was honored with the New England Theater Conference's prestigious Moss Hart Award for Excellence in Professional Theater, now the Barn is gearing up to cross another milestone with their 85th consecutive summer season in 2017! (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, June 15, 2017
by TV Scoop - May 25, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE BIG BANG THEORY, airing on CBS on Thursday, June 15, 2017! (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Steppenwolf's PASS OVER
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2017

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the world premiere production ofPass Over by Antoinette Nwandu, directed by Danya Taymor. A provocative and hilarious riff on Waiting for Godot, the complete cast features ensemble member Jon Michael Hill (Moses), Julian Parker (Kitch) and Ryan Hallahan (Mister). Pass Over runs June 1 - July 9, 2017 in the Upstairs Theatre, 1650 N Halsted St. Press performances are Saturday, June 10 at 3pm and Tuesday, June 13 at 7:30pm. Tickets ($20-$89) are available through Audience Services at 312-335-1650 or steppenwolf.org. Note: There are a limited number of $30 seats for all performances located in the first front two rows of the theatre with code "CLOSEUP." (more...)

BWW Review: The Marriage of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein Is A Bag of Marvels
by Juan Michael Porter II - May 19, 2017

With much pretending at being someone who may or may not have been there - and tons of fun puns in this toiling word-play of a French farce - our minds are sent into a dizzying dervish of delight as the four main characters battle it out over who was a true genius and what the meaning of meaning amounts to once those Geniuses have left the room. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, June 8, 2017
by TV Scoop - May 18, 2017

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VIDEO: Go Deeper! Netflix Shares New Featurette for Season 2 of SENSE8
by TV News Desk - May 16, 2017

Take a deeper look at the second season of Sense8, featuring more action, more heart, more amazing locations, and even more clusters. (more...)

Can You Sing? Enter the 6th Annual Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

For the sixth consecutive year, singers from around the world will gather online to compete in the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition - a 21st century version of the amateur night at the Apollo Theater that helped launch the career of a gifted teenager from Newark, Sarah 'Sassy' Vaughan, more than 70 years ago. (more...)

NBC Reveals 2017-18 Winning Lineup Featuring New Shows & Bold Scheduling Moves
by TV News Desk - May 15, 2017

On the heels of a victorious 2016-17 season, NBC has announced a new season lineup that builds upon its remarkable stability while adding a rich variety of new series. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, June 1, 2017
by TV Scoop - May 11, 2017

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Lantern Theater Company Presents the Philadelphia Premiere of THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO THOMAS JEFFERSON, CHARLES DICKENS AND COUNT LEO TOLSTOY: DISCORD
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Lantern Theater Company concludes its record-breaking 2016/17 season with the regional premiere of The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens and Count Leo Tolstoy: Discord, an uproarious, razor-sharp exploration of legacy and faith from playwright, former stand-up comedian, and longtime Real Time with Bill Maher writer and executive producer Scott Carter. (more...)

Disciplinary Artist Samantha Shay to Return to Portland with VASALISA Premiere
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

World-renowned artist Marina Abramovic mentored one of her pieces, Of Light. One year after Bjork attended that same performance and after creating such an impact, Bjork listed her as one of her artistic inspirations in The Guardian. And now, after having performed internationally and received endorsements from such art Geniuses, theater producer and director Samantha Shay returns to Portland with a new show 'Vasalisa', a raw folktale in collaboration with one of her spiritual mentors and localartist, teacher, and healer Gerri Ravyn Stanfield. (more...)

The Shelter Pet Project Launches New Social Paws Campaign To Raise Awareness For Pet Adoption On National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

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Uproarious Comedy RIPCORD by David Lindsay-Abaire Begins Friday 5/26
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

The Huntington Theatre Company will present the uproarious comedy Ripcord by Pulitzer Prize winner and Boston native David Lindsay-Abaire (Good People, Rabbit Hole) and directed by Jessica Stone (Vanya and Sonya and Masha and Spike). Performances begin Friday, May 26 at the South End / Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA.  (more...)

BWW Interview: #DisneyDad Raymond J. Lee Dishes on GROUNDHOG DAY, Reworks the Stereotypes and Tames Facebook Hatred
by Matthew Blank - Jun 9, 2017

Raymond J. Lee talks about GROUNDHOG DAY, his experience as an Actor-of-Color and newest gig as a Disney Daddy! (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, June 29, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jun 8, 2017

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Photo Flash: First Look at Antoinette Nwandu's PASS OVER at Steppenwolf
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the world premiere production of Pass Over by Antoinette Nwandu, directed by Danya Taymor. A provocative riff on Waiting for Godot, the complete cast features ensemble member Jon Michael Hill (Moses), Julian Parker (Kitch) and Ryan Hallahan (Mister/Ossifer). Pass Over began previews June 1, opens June 11 and runs through July 9, 2017 in the Upstairs Theatre, 1650 N Halsted St. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Best of Fringe 2016 Creator Returns to Toronto Fringe with PINEAPPLE CLUB
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Robin Henderson, creator of the Best of Fringe hit Dance Animal, is thrilled to be returning to the Toronto Fringe Festival with Pineapple Club, from July 7th-16th, 2017 at the Factory Theatre Mainspace. (more...)

Best of Fringe 2016 Creator Returns to Toronto Fringe with PINEAPPLE CLUB
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Robin Henderson, creator of the Best of Fringe hit Dance Animal, will be returning to the Toronto Fringe Festival with Pineapple Club, from July 7th-16th, 2017 at the Factory Theatre Mainspace. (more...)

The Groundlings presents Inaugural DIVERSITY FESTIVAL, 7/29 & 30
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

The Groundlings Theatre and School is proud to present its inaugural Diversity Festival on Saturday, July 29th and Sunday, July 30th celebrating and exploring diversity and inclusion. The weekend, co-sponsored by NBC and Nickelodeon, will include a series of panels and performances that will be free and open to the public. The festival will also host several diversity-related workshops exploring such topics as Embracing Your Diversity, Women of Color, Creating Diverse Characters, Queer-Prov and Teen Diversity. These two-hour workshops are $10 and registration will be open to the public. (more...)

Casting Announced for New Line Theatre's 27th Season!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

New Line Theatre, "the bad boy of musical theatre," announces its 27th season of adult, alternative musical theatre, including the St. Louis premiere of the four-woman rock opera LIZZIE, a very different take on the Lizzie Borden legend, running Sept. 28-Oct. 21, 2017; followed by Cole Porter's satiric masterpiece ANYTHING GOES, running March 1-24, 2018; and the St. Louis premiere of the world's first bio-historical musical comedy, YEAST NATION, written by the Urinetown team, running May 31-June 23, 2018. All New Line's mainstage shows will be in the company's home, the Marcelle Theater, in Grand Center, St. Louis' arts district. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, July 13, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jun 22, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE BIG BANG THEORY, airing on CBS on Thursday, July 13, 2017! (more...)

Lamplighters Music Theatre Announces Dennis Lickteig as Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2017

San Francisco's internationally acclaimed Lamplighters Music Theatre is pleased to announce the appointment of Dennis Lickteig as its new Artistic Director. Lickteig has been a successful and popular stage director around the Bay Area since moving here in 1991. (more...)

Lantern Theater Company Announces Extension of ...DISCORD
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2017

Lantern Theater Company announced today that its record-breaking 2016/17 season closing production of The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens and Count Leo Tolstoy: Discord will extend its run to meet audience demand and will now close on Sunday, July 9, 2017. The following performances have been added: (more...)

New Line Announcs 27th Season of Musical Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2017

New Line Theatre, "the bad boy of musical theatre," announces its 27th season of adult, alternative musical theatre, including the St. Louis premiere of the four-woman rock opera LIZZIE, a very different take on the Lizzie Borden legend, running Sept. 28-Oct. 21, 2017; followed by Cole Porter's satiric masterpiece ANYTHING GOES, running March 1-24, 2018; and the St. Louis premiere of the world's first bio-historical musical comedy, YEAST NATION, written by the Urinetown team, running May 31-June 23, 2018. All New Line's mainstage shows will be in the company's home, the Marcelle Theater, in Grand Center, St. Louis' arts district. (more...)

Matt Ridley Quartet, Adam Fairhall & Waaju to Play Jazz In The Round
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2017

Matt Ridley Quartet, Adam Fairhall & Waaju will play Jazz In The Round at The Cockpit on Monday 26th June. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, July 6, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jun 12, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE BIG BANG THEORY, airing on CBS on Thursday, July 6, 2017! (more...)

Groundlings Announce New Show THE SEVEN DEADLY SUNDAYS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2017

The Groundlings Theatre's all new sketch comedy show, 'The Seven Deadly Sundays' is just what you've been lusting for. The always hilarious Groundlings, Los Angeles' premiere comedy troupe of 43 years, presents the latest and greatest sketches with new talent from the top level of The Groundlings School. Don't be a sloth, and join in on all the fun The Groundlings has to offer! (more...)

Idris Elba Returns for New Installment of BBC America's LUTHER
by TV News Desk - Jun 12, 2017

Multi-award-winning LUTHER will return to BBC AMERICA with a new four-part limited-series written and created by Neil Cross, and starring Idris Elba, who has received critical acclaim and a Golden Globe(R), SAG and Critics' Choice Award for his performance as DCI John Luther. Filming will commence early next year. (more...)

Kate Hamill's SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, Jennifer Barclay's RIPE FRENZY and More Set for Synchronicity Theatre's 20th Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2017

True to its mission, Synchronicity Theatre's 20th Anniversary Season will feature the voices of women playwrights and provide new opportunities to uplift the voices of women and girls. (more...)

Pete Holmes Stars in CRASHING: Season 1, Available on Digital Download 5/8
by TV News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

From comedy Geniuses Pete Holmes and Judd Apatow comes Crashing: Season 1, the new HBO® series that follows a stand-up comic, whose suburban life unravels after he finds out his wife is cheating on him, forcing him to reevaluate his priorities and plunging him into the deep end of the rough-and-tumble NYC comedy scene. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, May 4, 2017
by TV Scoop - Apr 27, 2017

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Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, May 18, 2017
by TV Scoop - Apr 27, 2017

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Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Today, April 27, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

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Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Monday, May 15, 2017
by TV Scoop - Apr 24, 2017

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Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Monday, May 15, 2017
by TV Scoop - Apr 24, 2017

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Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, May 11, 2017
by TV Scoop - Apr 24, 2017

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BWW Feature: Legendary Alan Menken Flies Into Melbourne on a Magic Carpet for the Opening of ALADDIN at Her Majesty's Theatre
by Brodie Paparella - Apr 24, 2017

BWW Feature: Legendary ALAN MENKEN Flies Into Melbourne on a Magic Carpet for the Opening of Aladdin at Her Majesty's Theatre (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Monday, April 24, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

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First Ever Call of Duty World League's (CWL) Global Pro League Presented by PlayStation 4, Kicks Off Tomorrow in Columbus, OH
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

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BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Tina Ghandchilar
by Elliot Lanes - Apr 21, 2017

Today's subject Tina Ghandchilar is currently living her theatre life in the most stoked way possible. She is currently preparing to star as Florence in Chess at The Theatre Lab School for the Dramatic Arts, which, in my opinion, is the best arts in education institution in DC. The production runs from April 27th through May 6th. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Today, April 20, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE BIG BANG THEORY, airing on CBS today, April 20, 2017! (more...)

The Lamplighters present the Original Musical A SONG TO SING O!: THE GIBERT & SULLIVAN STORY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

The Bay Area's acclaimed Lamplighters Music Theatre closes it's 64th Season with the Company's award-winning original musical A Song to Sing, O!: The Gilbert & Sullivan Story. Featuring a salon orchestra and the phenomenal voices of the Lamplighters, this is the fascinating story of one of the greatest partnerships in theater history, as told in their own words through their letters and diaries, with musical highlights from all 13 of their comic operas. (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, April 27, 2017
by TV Scoop - Apr 19, 2017

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

Danya Taymor to Direct World Premiere of PASS OVER at Steppenwolf Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2017

Steppenwolf Theatre Company has announced accomplished director Danya Taymor will direct Steppenwolf's world premiere production of Pass Over by Antoinette Nwandu. (more...)

VIDEO: Playwright Antoinette Nwandu Talks PASS OVER at Steppenwolf
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2017

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the world premiere production of Pass Over by Antoinette Nwandu, directed by Danya Taymor. A bold, incendiary riff on Waiting for Godot, the complete cast features ensemble member Jon Michael Hill (Moses), Julian Parker (Kitch) and Ryan Hallahan (Mister). Steppenwolf recently sat down with the playwright to discuss her new work - see what she had to say below! (more...)

Scoop: THE BIG BANG THEORY on CBS - Thursday, May 4, 2017
by TV Scoop - Apr 13, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE BIG BANG THEORY, airing on CBS on Thursday, May 4, 2017! (more...)

Walter O'Brien Youngest Recipient of Humanitarian Lifetime Achievement Award at 2017 Unite4:humanity Gala
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

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