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book: Bruce Sussman; lyrics: Bruce Sussman; music: Barry Manilow; dir: Tony Speciale.

DragonWave Harmony Solution Selected for Australia Critical Communications Network Upgrade
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2016


HENRI PFR 'Unti the End' ft. Raphaella, Out Now Via Sony Music
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2016

Having collaborated with dance music phenomenon Robin Schulz, and remixed the works of Editors, Izzy Bizu and Honne, Belgian producer Henri PFR is ready to take the dance music world on full force, revealing his incredible new single ?Until The End? Ft. Raphaella – out now via Sony Music. (more...)

BWW Review: Crown's NOSFERATU Is the Perfect Chilling Halloween Fare
by Don Grigware - Oct 24, 2016

German film-maker F. W. Murnau created the 1922 eclectic silent film Nosferatu based on Bram Stoker's Dracula. It is highly regarded worldwide as an artistic masterpiece, utilizing Expressionistic art. Now in a unique Los Angeles production - unlike any you have seen or are likely to - William A. Reilly has adapted the film to the stage at Crown City Theatre in NoHo. Nosferatu: A Symphony in Terror is a silent film onstage with classical music, ballet and a splendid cast of nine actors, directed with remarkable precision by Reilly. (more...)

BWW Review: METAMORPHOSES Was A History Of The String Quartet
by Barry Lenny - Oct 22, 2016

The string quartet is a particularly refined and structured musical ensemble. (more...)

Doo-Wop Legends The Diamonds to Perform at Reagle This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston will present a salute to American Bandstand with Bandstand Boogie! Featuring The Diamonds on Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016 at 2:00 pm.  (more...)

Recent Cutbacks to Return to The PIT with KEVIN!!!!!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

The PIT has announced the return of acclaimed company Recent Cutbacks with their new parody, KEVIN!!!!!. (more...)

Rick Barry Sophomore LP Out Today, Shares 'Seasons' Video
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

Known for his uncensored melancholia, Asbury Park-based singer/guitarist Rick Barry returns to explore the terrain of failed love affairs, paralyzing self-doubt and mortality in his sophomore LP, Curses, Maledictions & Harsh Reiterations. (more...)

Firebrand Theatre to Host NO ONE HERE BUT US WITCHES: Halloween Cabaret
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

???????Start your Halloween off right and join the coven! Due to popular demand, Firebrand Theatre presents the return of its hauntingly popular witch-themed cabaret NO ONE HERE BUT US WITCHES on Monday, October 31 at 7 pm at Uptown Underground, 4707 N. Broadway in Chicago. (more...)

Wendy's High School Heisman Announces Midwest Winners
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

DUBLIN, Ohio, Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Wendy's High School Heisman continues to honor high school seniors who never settle, dig deeper and reach higher by announcing the male and female State Winners from the Midwest region. Competing against hundreds of other student athletes from across their region, these seniors embodied the Wendy's High School Heisman values, qualifying them to advance to the next level of National Finalist and compete for the title of National Winners. (more...)

BWW Feature: AntiGravity Orlando & Red Fish Theatre Team Up for Surprising & Sexy ROCKY HORROR
by Matt Tamanini - Oct 20, 2016

With a week and a half until Halloween, all theatre lovers know that can only mean that its officially ROCKY HORROR season! So, bust out your leather, fishnets, and platform boots and practice all of your favorite one-liners, because no matter where you live, there is likely a theatre company putting on a production close by. Despite the dozens, or even hundreds, of productions of THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW hitting the stage this fall, it is probably safe to say that none approach the level of creativity and danger of the one playing in Orlando through Monday, October 24th. Produced by AntiGravity Orlando in conjunction with Red Fish Theatre, the production merges the sexy, campy aesthetic that ROCKY HORROR devotees have come to love with the elegant and equally sexy aerial arts. (more...)

Tobii AB: Tobii's CFO to Leave the Company
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016


Bank of America Sponsors Seven 2016–17 New Jersey Symphony Orchestra concerts
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Bank of America will sponsor seven New Jersey Symphony Orchestra concerts in the 2016-17 season, including Xian Zhang's October 29 debut as NJSO Music Director in New Brunswick, as well as the Orchestra's final two performances of the season, June 10-11. The seven performances, all under Zhang's baton, span concerts at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, State Theatre New Jersey in New Brunswick and Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank. (more...)

J. Bernard Calloway to Return in Title Role of 'THE GRINCH' at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for the Globe's 19th annual production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (more...)

Darlinghurst Theatre Company to Present A LIFE IN THE THEATRE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

Performers John Gaden and Arkos Armont and director Helen Dallimore bring their formidable talent and wealth of 'life in the theatre' experience to bear in David Mamet's modern classic play and comedy.  (more...)

NJSO to Present Thanksgiving Weekend Concerts Featuring Mozart & Schumann
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

In Thanksgiving-weekend reunions fitting for the spirit of the holiday, pianist Inon Barnatan and conductor Hans Graf return to the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra for a program featuring Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 21, Schumann's Second Symphony and Smetana's The Bartered Bride Overture, November 26-27 in Newark and New Brunswick. (more...)

Corey Cott, Nicholas Christopher, Samantha Massell and More Sign on for NAMT's 28th Annual Festival of New Musicals
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

National Alliance for Musical Theatre (Betsy King Militello, Executive Director) has announced the full cast for the 28th Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS. The Festival will take place on Thursday, October 27 and Friday, October 28, 2016 at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues). (more...)

BWW Preview: World Premiere of JIMMY WEBB'S NOCTURNE FOR PIANO AND ORCHESTRA at Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center
by Peter Danish - Oct 19, 2016

BWW Previews: WORLD PREMIERE OF JIMMY WEBB'S NOCTURNE FOR PIANO AND ORCHESTRA at Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center (more...)

Euan Morton Leads HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH on Tour, Stopping in Seattle This December
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

Tony and Olivier Award-nominated Euan Morton will take over the role of Hedwig, and Hannah Corneau will play Yitzhak in the National Tour of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, the 2014 Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival, starting November 29th at the Civic Theatre in San Diego. (more...)

Composer & Bang on a Can All-Stars Member Ken Thomson to Release RESTLESS Album
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Composer and Bang on a Can All-Stars member Ken Thomson releases his next album Restless distributed by Cantaloupe Music/Naxos on October 28, 2016. (more...)

Jared Grimes, Hayley Podschun, Donna McKechnie and More to Sway in CAREFREE: DANCIN' WITH FRED AND GINGER Tryout Tour
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) and RKO Stage announce the cast for the world premiere of Carefree: Dancin' with Fred & Ginger, an all-new tribute to American cinema's most iconic pair, Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. Tony Award-winner Warren Carlyle directs and choreographs this original musical spectacular. (more...)

Southbank Centre Announces Winter Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Southbank Centre's Winter Festival supported by NatWest returns for the holiday season with a packed programme of festive fun and entertainment for all the family from performances including a new version of hit show BIANCO by UK's leading circus company NoFit State Circus, the Tony award-winning musical Million Dollar Quartet and cabaret sensation Le Gateau Chocolat's first ever work for children (and the young at heart) Duckie, to festive concerts, social dances, creative workshops, choirs and a weekend of events inspired by the theme of giving and charity. The 21 acre site is transformed into a winter landscape with a Nordic feel, designed by Hemingway Design, with a sky-high Norwegian tree, Nordic 'Gonks'- mythological Scandinavian creatures, hundreds of Christmas trees, walks of twinkling lights and the return of the bustling Winter Market.  Alternative treats are also on offer across the season including BUMP Rollerdisco and the return of the spectacular Vintage New Year's Eve Party. With the full programme on sale from today, Southbank Centre's Winter Festival programme is guaranteed to get everyone in the festive spirit this Christmas. (more...)

Jake Miller Premieres Video for Current Single 'Overnight'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Jake Miller premieres the video for 'Overnight' - the title track from his current EP - today on Directed by Edgar Esteves and shot in Los Angeles, the video features Miller co-starring in the steamy clip with five-time Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles. (more...)

Anna K. Jacobs Selected for 2016 Billie Burke Ziegfeld Award
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

The Ziegfeld Club has announced that Anna K. Jacobs has been selected to receive the 2016 Billie Burke Ziegfeld Award. The award will provide Jacobs with a grant of $10,000 and a year of professional mentorship from mentors including Tony Award-winning producer Barbara Whitman. Zoe Sarnak and Shaina Taub are the honorable mentions chosen by the awards panel. Recipients will be honored during a reception that will feature distinguished speaker Jeanine Tesori and a special musical performance by Masi Asare, who is the recipient of last year's inaugural award, on Monday, November 7, at the New Amsterdam Theatre. (more...)

BWW Review: Warm and Wistful Comedy Explores Family Bonds
by Carla Maria Verdino-Sllwold - Oct 17, 2016

Biddeford's City Theater opened its season with a warm, wistful comedy about love and intergenerational relationships in a New Jersey Italian-American family. Joe Di Pietro's 1998 Over the River and Through the Woods is a funny, touching, and often penetrating memoir about ageless conflicts between old and young and the inevitable changes that come in relationships with the changing times. In the City Theater of Biddeford's production, these completely relatable memories come to life with vivid truthfulness. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Upon hearing women talk about their difficulties in finding proper fitting clothes for their bodies, Brigitte Corbeil took action. The result was the certified personal stylist's first book, 'The Goddess Guide to Soul Styling Lifestyle.' (more...)

Dustbowl Revival Release 7-inch via Signature Sounds
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

After two years away from the studio playing festivals and shows around the world, The Dustbowl Revival returns with new music that is more emotional, experimental and bolder than ever. (more...)

Solo Play GROUNDED to Tackle Emotional Trauma of Drone Piloting
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Grounded, by George Brant, is the story of a female Air Force pilot who is grounded after becoming pregnant with her first child.  When she returns to duty, she is reassigned from fighter jets to drones and must learn to navigate the intersection of wartime and home life. Reassigned to operate military drones from a windowless trailer outside Las Vegas, she hunts terrorists by day and returns to her family each night. As the pressure to track a high-profile target mounts, the boundaries begin to blur between the desert in which she lives and the one she patrols half a world away. (more...)

BWW Review: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER at The Growing Stage is Ideal Family Entertainment
by BWW Special Coverage - Oct 17, 2016

Peter and the Starcatcher is based on the bestselling children's book by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson. This Tony Award-winning show by Rick Elice, with music by Wayne Barker, is now showing at the Growing Stage Theater in Netcong through 10/23. (more...)

Lee Fields & The Expressions to Release SPECIAL NIGHT Next Month; Tour Dates Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

After close to 47 years of music, Lee Fields, backed by The Expressions and their incomparable soul-sound musicianship, will release Special Night on November 4 via Big Crown Records.  (more...)

Steppenwolf Theatre's Tim Hopper to Narrate Chicago Philharmonic's HAUNTED HEARTS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Tim Hopper of Steppenwolf Theatre, and theremin player Mysterion (better known as virtuoso violinist Robert Hanford) will join the Chicago Philharmonic on October 30 for Haunted Hearts, a Halloween-themed concert celebrating the spine-tingling sound of the harpsichord, and the dark side of love. (more...)

BWW Interview: Alistair Brammer Talks MISS SAIGON 25th Anniversary Broadcast
by Marianka Swain - Oct 14, 2016

Actor Alistair Brammer played the lead role of Chris in the acclaimed West End revival of Miss Saigon. During his run, the show celebrated its 25th anniversary with a gala performance recently broadcast in the US, and appearing in UK cinemas for one night only on 16 October. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra takes concertgoers on a swashbuckling, sea-faring odyssey in "Pirates on the High Seas," its first family program of the season, with two performances on Saturday, November 26, at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark. Featuring music from the blockbuster film Pirates of the Caribbean, Rimsky-Korsakov'sScheherazade, Rodgers' Victory at Sea and more, this musical expedition explores how composers depict adventure and bravery on the high seas. (more...)

San Diego Women's Chorus Hires Assistant to the Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

The San Diego Women's Chorus is thrilled to announce that they have hired Celeste Oram as their new Assistant to the Artistic Director (AAD), following an extensive search and interview process. Ms. Oram will work directly with SDWC's acclaimed Artistic Director, Kathleen Hansen, to provide musical support to the growing choral organization, assisting with rehearsing, conducting, and concert production duties. (more...)

Lee Fields & The Expressions Announce Tour Dates, New Track
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

After close to 47 years of music, Lee Fields, backed by The Expressions and their incomparable soul-sound musicianship, will release Special Night on November 4 via Big Crown Records. (more...)

Euan Morton to Lead HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Tour, Strutting Into Chicago Next Spring
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

Broadway In Chicago has announced Tony and Olivier Award-nominated Euan Morton will play the role of Hedwig, and Hannah Corneau will play Yitzhak in the National Tour of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, the 2014 Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival. Hedwig and the Angry Inch will play Chicago's Oriental Theatre (24 W. Randolph) March 7-19, 2017. (more...)

Meet the New Stars of the HEDWIG Tour: Euan Morton & Hannah Corneau!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016


Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts Continues Jazz Series with the Alicia Olatuja Sextet 11/12
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts continues its Jazz series with the Alicia Olatuja Sextet. Featuring: Alicia Olatuja, vocals; Rasul A-Salaam, vocals; Jon Cowherd, piano; David Rosenthal, guitar; Eric Wheeler, bass; John Davis, drums on Saturday, November 12, 2016, 8:00 p.m. at the Miller Theatre (2960 Broadway at 116th Street). Tickets: $20-$35 • Students with valid ID: $7-$21 (more...)

BWW Review: BUDDY, Belgrade Coventry, 12 October 2016
by Emma Cann - Oct 13, 2016

It seems as though every popular musician has been the subject of a jukebox musical, and so it is not surprising that the story of Buddy Holly has been explored in Buddy. Touring the UK and seen at the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry, this musical follows passionate, impulsive Buddy on his struggle to break free of country music and make his name as a rock and roll star, concluding with his early death in a plane crash - the day the music died.  (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

In 'Found in Translation - GENESIS ONE: God's Earth Now Explained by Scientifically Interpreting Scripture. Geologic Earth Now Explained by Scientifically Interpreting Scripture.' (published by Balboa Press), J. Roland Kent reveals what he calls a 2,500-year-old mystery 'that defies both the long-held beliefs of religion as well as the modern theories of science.' (more...)

CHARANGA-FEST to Celebrate Latin Music at Hostos Center Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

Continuing its success of presenting programs that celebrate the popular genres in Latin music, including Boogaloo and Mambo, the Hostos Center presents a nostalgic look back at the Charanga era, based on lively Cuban dances, with 'Charanga-Fest' featuring three of the top Charanga bands in New York, and special guest artists on Saturday, November 5, at 7:30 PM in the Center's Main Theater. (more...)

New York Gay Men's Chorus Celebrates the Greatest City in the World for 2016/2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

New York City Gay Men's Chorus today announced their 2016/17 season of concerts and fundraisers, which celebrates a city like no other: New York.  (more...)

New York City Gay Men's Chorus Celebrates The Greatest City In The World For Its 2016/17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

New York City Gay Men's Chorus today announced their 2016/17 season of concerts and fundraisers, which celebrates a city like no other: New York. (more...)

Ring in the Holiday Season with Return of 2016 National 'iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

iHeartMedia will celebrate the holiday season across the nation with its annual 'iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One' – the season's spectacular music event, which captures the music and holiday spirit of the iHeartRadio app with performances by this year's biggest recording artists. (more...)

Jennifer Allen and Steven Blanchard Featured in Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID in Seattle; Cast Set!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

A spectacular new production of Disney's The Little Mermaid kicks off at The 5th Avenue Theatre this holiday season. Featuring the critically acclaimed work of Director Glenn Casale, this beloved tale of a young mermaid's coming-of-age adventure is told like never before. Previously announced casting includes Seattle's own Diana Huey as Ariel and Matthew Kacergis as Prince Eric, with Broadway's Jennifer Allen as Ursula andSteven Blanchard as King Triton. Melvin Abston, Connor Russell and Jamie Torcellini join the cast as Sebastian, Flounder and Scuttle. The 5th Avenue's production will go on to play engagements in cities including Orlando, Cincinnati,Atlanta and Louisville, among others. (more...)

Q2 Music to Broadcast 2016 NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute Concert
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

WQXR's online new-music station Q2 Music will broadcast the 2016 NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute concert, "Scores: New Orchestral Works," on Tuesday, October 18, at 9 pm. The program-a live NJSO performance under the baton of David Robertson, recorded on July 16 at the Richardson Auditorium in Princeton-features new works by the four composers of the 2016 NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute, as well as a work from Institute Director Steven Mackey.The broadcast, which will include interviews with the Institute composers, will become available for on-demand listening in the archives at (more...)

The B-52s To Perform With Buffalo Philharmonic, 6/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Rachmaninoff will be replaced by 'Rock Lobster' when The B-52s perform with the BPO on June 7. (more...)

Raue Center to Present The Buckinghams Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

Raue Center For The Arts is pleased to welcome The Buckinghams at 8 p.m. on November 12, 2016. (more...)

The Revivalists to Play the Fox Theatre This December
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

The Revivalists will play the Fox Theatre on December 7th, 2016. (more...)

Jaden Carlson Band Set for Fox Theatre This November
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

Jaden Carlson, the front of JCB, with her oft face-melting prowess on the guitar as well as thought-provoking lyricism, has led many to tag her as an 'old soul' and 'well beyond her years.' (more...)

Drake Leads Nominees/Sets All-Time Record for AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS; Full List
by TV News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

Nominees for the 2016 American Music Awards were announced this morning on ABC's GOOD MORNING AMERICA by singers Joe Jonas and Rachel Platten. (more...)

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