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BWW Reviews: Present Company's Modern MUCH ADO is Delightful, But Sit Close!
by Jeff Davis - May 9, 2014

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Raue Center for the Arts to Present AN EVENING WITH GROUCHO MARX, 5/17
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2014

On May 17, 2014 join Raue Center For Thee Arts for An Evening with Groucho Marx at 8:00pm. Award-winning actor/director/playwright Frank Ferrante recreates his PBS, New York and London acclaimed portrayal of legendary comedian Groucho Marx in this fast paced 90 minutes of hilarity. (more...)

The Joyce Theater Foundation to Present JOYCE UNLEASHED, 5/8-17
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2014

The Joyce Theater, under the executive direction of Linda Shelton, announces Joyce Unleashed, a collection of three cutting-edge performances presented outside of its historical Chelsea home, from May 8-17. Artists include the Seattle-based zoe | juniper performing BEGINAGAIN at 3-Legged Dog Art & Technology Center in Downtown Manhattan from May 8 - 10; NYC-based Laurie Berg's The Afterlife and Minneapolis-based SuperGroup's The Tent Has Been Pulled Down will perform at Brooklyn's Invisible Dog Art Center from May 15-17. Tickets for all performances are $15 and are available at www.Joyce.org or by calling 212.242.0800. Seating is general admission. (more...)

FALLEN ANGELS and PIPPI LONGSTOCKING to Play Main Street Theater, June-July 2014
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2014

Main Street Theater's July offerings will include Fallen Angels by Noel Coward and Pippi Longstocking: The Family Musical. Details below! (more...)

Black Streak Entertainment Releases Graphic Novel Fiji Random: Vol. 1, 2nd Edition
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2014

Youngstown, OH (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in South Bend - Week of 5/04/2014
by BWW - May 4, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/04/2014 for South Bend (more...)

Russell Collection Presents The Spanish Masters Art Exhibit and Sale Featuring The Salvador Dali Argillet Collection, Picasso and Miro in San Antonio, August 1-17, 2014
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2014

The Russell Collection is thrilled to announce The Spanish Masters featuring The Salvador Dali Argillet Collection, Picasso and Miro, showcasing works by the notorious Surrealist Salvador Dali (1904-1989) and other Spanish masters including Joan Miro and Pablo Picasso in San Antonio, Texas, August 1-17, 2014. Original works on paper and tapestries as well as etchings will be available for sale in this unique showing of art. (more...)

Justin Raimey Releases Teen-Comedy Graphic Novel 'Fiji Random: Vol. 1'
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2014

Youngstown, OH (more...)

Fifth Season of COMMUNITY Set for DVD Release on 8/5
by TV News Desk - May 27, 2014

Our favorite study group is back at Greendale Community College Aug. 5 when Sony Pictures Home Entertainment releases COMMUNITY: THE COMPLETE FIFTH SEASON on DVD. The fifth season reunites popular creator Dan Harmon with his funny and quick-witted ensemble cast. Led by Joel McHale (TV's “The Soup”), Community also stars Gillian Jacobs (TV's “The Good Wife”), Danny Pudi (TV's “Greek”), Yvette Nicole Brown (TV's “Rules of Engagement”), Alison Brie (TV's “Mad Men”), Donald Glover (TV's “Girls”), Ken Jeong (The Hangover Part III) and Academy Award® winner Jim Rash (Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay; The Descendants, 2011). In the fifth season, Greendale College is in a stage of transition with the addition of new teachers and new students. Paired with the original gang, the result is more off-kilter hijinks for every Community fan to enjoy. (more...)

First Look - John Stamos Stars in Lionsgate's MY MAN IS A LOSER
by Movies News Desk - May 27, 2014

ComingSoon.net has shared an exclusive first look at poster art for Lionsgate's MY MAN IS A LOSER, hitting theaters and on demand July 25th. (more...)

BenDeLaCreme Adds Performances to TERMINALLY DELIGHTFUL, 5/23-25
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2014

RuPaul's Drag Race Season 6 favorite BenDeLaCreme makes her New York debut with the premiere of Terminally Delightful May 21 at The Laurie Beechman Theatre. After selling out all of her originally scheduled performance dates, three more performances have been added: midnight on May 23, 24 & 25. (more...)

The Brick and Glasswork Productions Present Valerie Work's THE PARTY PLAY, Now thru 5/31
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2014

Paul and Carl, two twentysomething roommates, hold a party to bid farewell to each other and their shared apartment. The year has been kind to Paul, who is moving into his own place; less so to Carl, who is moving back upstate with his parents. Then there is Tamar, facing her first party as a divorced, newly single woman. Awkwardness ensues, along with party hijinks including alien spaceman sounds, airborne paper plates and a special Guest DJ Hour. Through alternating humor and pathos, The Party Play explores the impact the recession has had on the attitudes, ambitions and relationships of young urban adults. (more...)

Kurt Braunohler to Star in Comedy Central's Digital Series ROUSTABOUT This July
by TV News Desk - May 19, 2014

Kurt Braunohler is out to make the world a better place, one small act of stupidity at a time, in “Roustabout,” produced by Comedy Central's CC:Studios and premiering on cc.com in July. (more...)

Reelz Announces New & Returning Original Series for Summer Lineup
by TV News Desk - May 19, 2014

ReelzChannel today announced its summer programming lineup featuring premieres for three new original series Mansion Hunters ( (more...)

North Shore Music Theatre to Present ANYTHING GOES, 6/3-15
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2014

North Shore Music Theatre (NSMT) will open the blockbuster 2014 Musical Season with a sparkling all new production of ANYTHING GOES. This saucy tap dance spectacular will be on stage for two weeks only starting Tuesday June 3, and playing through Sunday, June 15. Press night is scheduled for Wednesday, June 4 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

Raue Center for the Arts Presents AN EVENING WITH GROUCHO MARX Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2014

Tonight, May 17, 2014 join Raue Center For Thee Arts for An Evening with Groucho Marx at 8:00pm. Award-winning actor/director/playwright Frank Ferrante recreates his PBS, New York and London acclaimed portrayal of legendary comedian Groucho Marx in this fast paced 90 minutes of hilarity. (more...)

The Joyce Theater Foundation to Present JOYCE UNLEASHED, 5/8-17
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2014

The Joyce Theater, under the executive direction of Linda Shelton, announces Joyce Unleashed, a collection of three cutting-edge performances presented outside of its historical Chelsea home, from May 8-17. Artists include the Seattle-based zoe | juniper performing BEGINAGAIN at 3-Legged Dog Art & Technology Center in Downtown Manhattan from May 8 - 10; NYC-based Laurie Berg's The Afterlife and Minneapolis-based SuperGroup's The Tent Has Been Pulled Down will perform at Brooklyn's Invisible Dog Art Center from May 15-17. Tickets for all performances are $15 and are available at www.Joyce.org or by calling 212.242.0800. Seating is general admission. (more...)

BenDeLaCreme Adds Performances to TERMINALLY DELIGHTFUL, 5/23-25
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2014

RuPaul's Drag Race Season 6 favorite BenDeLaCreme makes her New York debut with the premiere of Terminally Delightful May 21 at The Laurie Beechman Theatre. After selling out all of her originally scheduled performance dates, three more performances have been added: midnight on May 23, 24 & 25. (more...)

The Brick and Glasswork Productions to Present Valerie Work's THE PARTY PLAY, 5/22-5/31
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2014

Paul and Carl, two twentysomething roommates, hold a party to bid farewell to each other and their shared apartment. The year has been kind to Paul, who is moving into his own place; less so to Carl, who is moving back upstate with his parents. Then there is Tamar, facing her first party as a divorced, newly single woman. Awkwardness ensues, along with party hijinks including alien spaceman sounds, airborne paper plates and a special Guest DJ Hour. Through alternating humor and pathos, The Party Play explores the impact the recession has had on the attitudes, ambitions and relationships of young urban adults. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Il Divo's Masterful MUSICAL AFFAIR Garners Enthusiastic Ovations in Providence
by Veronica Bruscini - Jun 9, 2014

Il Divo's A MUSICAL AFFAIR lives up to its promise and brings impressed and appreciative audience members enthusiastically to their feet. The Providence show marked the final stop on Il Divo's North American tour and, rather fittingly, this "love letter" to musical theater graced PPAC's stage on the evening before the 2014 TONY Awards. (more...)

BWW Reviews: MAMMA MIA! Brings Fun to Durham
by Larisa Mount - Jun 6, 2014

The national touring company of Mamma Mia! made a brief pit-stop in the Triangle last weekend, doing several performances at the Durham Performing Arts Center. The show closed out the 2013-2014 theater season at DPAC. (more...)

Cape May Stage to Present MOON OVER BUFFALO, Begin. 6/18
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2014

Cape May Stage presents the rip-roaringly hilarious farce Moon Over BuffaloI Known for the outrageously funny hijinks of Lend Me A Tenor, playwright Ken Ludwig does it again with Moon Over Buffalo - called "wildly funny" by ABC News and "one of the most hysterical things put onstage" by The New York Post. (more...)

Life Is a Cabaret at Cain Park, June 19-28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2014

June is bustin' out all over with a series of four special cabaret concerts taking place in the intimate Alma Theater nestled in the heart of Cain Park. The concert dates for the series are June 19, 21, 26 and 28. All Cabaret Series concerts begin at 7:00 PM, and are made possible with support from WCPN 90.3 FM. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE PHILADELPHIA STORY Is Smartly Told at Clackamas Rep
by Patrick Brassell - Jun 30, 2014

Under the able direction of Doren Elias, the actors all get the period feeling just right, and the wealthy family feels like a wealthy family - all upper-crust manners and comfortable ease with the fancy trimmings. (more...)

California Historical Society YOSEMITE Exhibition Features Native American Artifacts, Landmark Photography and Never-Before-Exhibited Grizzly
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- In Yosemite, a landscape of profound natural beauty, we find human stories that are utterly surprising, poignant, revealing, and sometimes tragic. (more...)

The Great Arizona Puppet Theater Presents MY PET DINOSAUR, 7/16-27
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2014

'MY PET DINOSAUR': A little boy gets an unusual present for his birthday -- a dinosaur egg! The egg hatches, hilarious hijinks ensue and in the end it's up to the dinosaur to save the day. (more...)

Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company Sets New Play Development Program
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2014

The Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company (BETC) makes an ongoing commitment to new theatrical work, from world premieres to playwright residencies. (more...)

Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theatre Picks - Houston!
by David Clarke & Kristina Nungaray - Jun 3, 2014

Living in Houston and covering Houston's illustrious theatre scene thoroughly spoils us. However, we are always more than happy to share the wealth and talk about what is happening all over town. This summer, we are thrilled that Houston's theatre community is embracing women and giving Houston audiences the chance to see a plethora of shows featuring strong female characters and fascinating female leads. (more...)

Great Arizona Puppet Theater to Present THE MONKEY AND THE PIRATE & MY PET DINOSAUR in July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2014

'THE MONKEY AND THE PIRATE': A monkey, a pirate and a valuable banana treasure all add up to plenty of uproarious fun in this rollicking and rambunctious original show. **CLOSED FRIDAY, JULY 4** (more...)

JUDY AND LIZA TOGETHER AGAIN! Extends at Don't Tell Mama's Through Sept 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2014

Now in it's 4th year, 'Judy and Liza Together Again', starring internationally acclaimed entertainers Rick Skye and Tommy Femia, named 'BEST DUO' in 2012 by the Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs (MAC), has been extended again at Don't Tell Mama's (343 West 46th Street). (more...)

Highly Anticipated Sequel THINK LIKE A MAN TOO Hits Theaters Today!
by Movies News Desk - Jun 20, 2014

Inspired by Steve Harvey's book 'Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man', highly anticipated sequel 'Think Like a Man Too' opens in theaters today, June 20th. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Rambunctious FERGUS OF GALLOWAY Musical Takes the Stage at the Rosebank
by David Fick - Jun 2, 2014

FERGUS OF GALLOWAY makes for a great night of new musical theatre, a South African premiere of which the Rosebank can be proud of hosting in its intimate theatrical haven. (more...)

Main Street Theater to Present PIPPI LONGSTOCKING, 6/14-8/3
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2014

The wacky and wonderful Pippi Longstocking will be at Main Street Theater all summer long! Pippi Longstocking: The Family Musical, based on the beloved novel by Astrid Lindgren, will play Saturdays at 2pm and 5pm and Sundays at 2pm from June 14* - Aug. 3 at Main Street Theater-Chelsea Market, 4617 Montrose Boulevard in the Museum District. Ticket prices for public performances are $17 - $13. Tickets are on sale in person at the Main Street Theater Box Office at 2540 Times Blvd. in Rice Village, via phone at 713.524.6706 or online at MainStreetTheater.com. Group rates are available. (more...)

truTV to Premiere Eight New Series Over Seven Months
by TV News Desk - Jun 19, 2014

truTV is preparing to roll out eight new series over the next seven months as the network continues its extensive brand and programming evolution. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Dennis Henry of CORIOLANUS
by Cassandra Sandros - Jun 18, 2014

Dennis Henry is a visiting director, working with the Pigeon Creek Shakespeare Company. Their production of Shakespeare's tragedy Coriolanus opens on June 19 at the Dog Story Theater in Grand Rapids, Michigan. (more...)

Musical Theatre Guild Annoiunces 2014-2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2014

Musical Theatre Guild, the winner of the Los Angeles Drama Critic's Circle Margaret Harford Award for sustained excellence in the theatre, has announced an exciting quintet of shows to celebrate its nineteenth season of Broadway in Concert musicals. The MTG 2014-2015 season includes: SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS, TRIUMPH OF LOVE, THE GOLDEN APPLE, GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES and ROAD SHOW. (more...)

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Joaquim Pinto Film Series
by Movies News Desk - Jun 12, 2014

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today the details for the upcoming series A Life Less Ordinary: The Films of Joaquim Pinto (more...)

Scholastic's THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS Heads to Netflix for New Original Series
by TV News Desk - Jun 11, 2014

Netflix and Scholastic Media announced today they will launch a new original TV series based on the groundbreaking and iconic TV show 'The Magic School Bus.' (more...)

Netflix Planning MAGIC SCHOOL BUS Reboot
by TV News Desk - Jun 11, 2014

Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) and Scholastic Media announced today they will launch a new original TV series based on the groundbreaking and iconic TV show The Magic School Bus. The all-new CG animated series from Scholastic Media — The Magic School Bus 360 degrees — will be a dynamic reimagining of the show that revolutionized kids' television starting in the 1990s. Scholastic Media's Emmy Award-winning creative team, led by Executive Producer Deborah Forte, will produce the new series written for school-aged children. The 26 episodes will launch on Netflix starting in 2016. (more...)

MY PET DINOSAUR & OLD MACDONALD Coming Soon to Great AZ Puppet Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2014

The Great Arizona Puppet Theater is located at 302 W. Latham St. in Phoenix. Please call 602-262-2050 for reservations, directions and additional information; also, visit the theater online at www.azpuppets.org (more...)

Bruce Vilanch Set to Lead Developmental Reading of I HAD A BALL on 7/24
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2014

UnsungMusicalsCo. (UMC) continues its 2014 developmental reading series at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center with a special presentation of I Had a Ball, the 1964 Coney Island musical comedy with a book by Tony Award winner Jerome Chodorov (Wonderful Town) and a score by Stan Freeman & Jack Lawrence. The reading, directed by Ben West (Unsung Carolyn Leigh, The Fig Leaves Are Falling, Make Mine Manhattan), will be held Thursday, July 24 at 2:30 PM in the Bruno Walter Auditorium. (more...)

Paul Reiser, Richard Kind, Jennifer Grey & More Set for Amazon Comedy RED OAKS
by TV News Desk - Jul 7, 2014

Amazon today announced it has added the Steven Soderbergh (Behind the Candelabra) produced and David Gordon Green (Eastbound & Down) directed comedy Red Oaks to its third pilot season, which will debut later this year on Amazon Instant Video. (more...)

Tickets Now On Sale for Capitol City Opera's THE MERRY WIDOW
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2014

Tickets for Capitol City Opera Company's fully staged production of The Merry Widow are on sale now and can be purchased online at ccityopera.org or by phone at 678-301-8013. General admission tickets for the three performances of Franz Lehár's comic operetta are $40. Tickets for seniors, students and military with valid identification are $30. Until August 17, a special 2-for-1 discount off the $40 general admission price is available making the tickets just $20 each. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Farcical BOEING BOEING Soars at Hendersonville's Playhouse Downtown
by Paul Hyde - Jul 25, 2014

For a witty summertime romp, it's hard to beat the Playhouse Downtown's production of "Boeing Boeing" in Hendersonville, North Carolina. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside I HAD A BALL Reading with Lesli Margherita, Bruce Vilanch & More!
by Kevin Thomas Garcia - Jul 22, 2014

UnsungMusicalsCo. (UMC) continues its 2014 developmental reading series at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center with a special presentation of I Had a Ball, the 1964 Coney Island musical comedy with a book by Tony Award winner Jerome Chodorov (Wonderful Town) and a score by Stan Freeman & Jack Lawrence. The reading, directed by Ben West (Unsung Carolyn Leigh, The Fig Leaves Are Falling, Make Mine Manhattan), was held earlier this week in the Bruno Walter Auditorium. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from inside the reading below! (more...)

Alec Baldwin, David Henry Hwang and More Covered at the 92Y in 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

92Y celebrates all things Theater -- plays, musicals (including theater's sister, movie musicals), songwriters, actors, playwrights -- even Broadway ghosts! (more...)

BWW CD Reviews: DRG Record's FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: COMES OUT SWINGING (2014 Un-Original Cast Album) Packs Some Delightful Punches
by David Clarke - Jul 22, 2014

In May 2014, FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: COMES OUT SWINGING opened to rave reviews at the Davenport Street Theatre. Audiences laughed until their sides ached at the latest incarnation through its sparkling closing performance on Sunday, June 20, 2014. Now, to fill the void until the next edition opens, DRG Records is proudly releasing the hysterical FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: COMES OUT SWINGING (2014 Un-Original Cast Album). (more...)

Lesli Margherita, Danny Rutigliano & More Will Join Bruce Vilanch in I HAD A BALL Reading, 7/24
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

UnsungMusicalsCo. (UMC) continues its 2014 developmental reading series at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center with a special presentation of I Had a Ball, the 1964 Coney Island musical comedy with a book by Tony Award winner Jerome Chodorov (Wonderful Town) and a score by Stan Freeman & Jack Lawrence. The reading, directed by Ben West (Unsung Carolyn Leigh, The Fig Leaves Are Falling, Make Mine Manhattan), will be held Thursday, July 24 at 2:30 PM in the Bruno Walter Auditorium. (more...)

RIFFNOTES Set for NYMF, 7/25-26
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2014

Prospect Theater Company will present RIFFNOTES: The Musical as part of the 2014 New York Musical Theatre Festival. Performances will be held on Friday, July 25 at 1pm and Saturday, July 26 at 11am at The PTC Performance Space (555 W. 42nd Street). The announcement was made today by Cara Reichel and Melissa Huber, Producing Artistic Director and Managing Director of Prospect Theater Company. (more...)

Theatre In The Park Presents THE COURSE ACTING SHOW, 7/11-27
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2014

Direct from Roe-Upon-Toast, England, the South Hampton Institute of Theatre players present The Coarse Acting Show by Michael Green. Fans of theatre will greatly appreciate the players take on all things theatrical. (more...)

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