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BWW Review: BAD JEWS is the Best of the Worst Kind of Family Get-Together
by E.H. Reiter - Jan 30, 2017

For better or for worse, there is no one who can make you more insane than family. This universal truth is proven once again in 'Bad Jews' at now playing at the Cygnet Theatre through February 12th. (more...)

Denzel Washington, Viola Davis Among Final Presenters Announced for Tonight's SAG AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Jan 29, 2017

Riz Ahmed, Viola Davis, Michelle Dockery, Kathryn Hahn, Salma Hayek, Jonah Hill, Kate Hudson, Nicole Kidman, Ashton Kutcher, John Legend, James Marsden, Gina Rodriguez and Denzel Washington will be presenters at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Award (more...)

Emmy-Winning News Magazine VICE Returns to HBO for Season 5, 2/24
by TV News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

VICE returns to HBO for its fifth season with an hour-long edition on FRIDAY, FEB. 24 (11:00 p.m.-midnight ET/PT), followed by half-hour shows debuting subsequent Fridays at the same times. (more...)

Music and Conversation with Glass, Prestini, and Zorn at National Sawdust's Bridging the Gap
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Composer Robert Sirota is curating a new season-long series at National Sawdust (80 N 6th St). Titled Bridging the Gap, the series features concerts of chamber, choral, and solo works which Sirota has crafted to explore the student/teacher, mentor/mentee relationships between generations of composers. (more...)

Australian Actor-Activist to Make U.S. Debut with Solo Show JACK CHARLES V THE CROWN This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Performance Space 122 and New York Live Arts present the U.S. premiere of Jack Charles V The Crown by award-winning indigenous Australian actor, musician, and activist Jack Charles, who spent a significant portion of his 72 years homeless, an addict, a thief and a regular throughout the Australian prison system. These performances mark the U.S. debut of 'the grandfather of Indigenous theatre,' (The Guardian). After New York, Jack Charles V The Crown will run March 29-April 8 at Canada Stage in Toronto. (more...)

Seeso Announces Q2 2017 Programming Slate
by TV News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Seeso today announced its upcoming programming slate, with five Original Series and two exclusive, all-new stand-up specials premiering in Q2 2017. Upcoming premieres include: (more...)

Scoop: DOUBT on CBS - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
by TV Scoop - Feb 9, 2017

Get all the scoop on DOUBT, airing on CBS on Wednesday, February 22, 2017! (more...)

JONAH AND OTTO by Celebrated UK Playwright Robert Holman Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Jonah AND OTTO, by celebrated UK playwright Robert Holman, is set to open tonight (Wednesday) at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42 Street. Under the direction of Geraldine Hughes, Jonah AND OTTO stars Sean Gormley and Rupert Simonian. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief February 8th, 2017 - Jake Gyllenhaal Sings, CABARET on Tour, Lea Salonga and More!
by Jessica Khan - Feb 8, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: Al Pacino and Judith Light lead GOD LOOKED AWAY, starting tonight in Pasadena, and David Mamet's THE PENITENT bows this evening Off-Broadway! (more...)

Wagner College Theatre Presents TITANIC
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

???????Wagner College Theatre presents the Tony Award-Winning Musical Titanic with performances from February 23 - March 5, 2017 in the Main Hall Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: UK Playwright Robert Holman Hosts Talkback at JONAH AND OTTO
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

Celebrated UK playwright Robert Holman is making his New York debut with Jonah and Otto, which officially opens tomorrow evening (Wednesday) at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42 Street. This past Saturday, Holman and the show's creative team hosted a very special post-performance Q&A with the audience. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

JONAH: ON STAGE! to Set Sail in Cinemas This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

For more than four decades, experiencing one of Sight & Sound's biblical stage epics meant a drive to Lancaster, PA or Branson, MO. But on May 2, 2017, all that is about to change when one of Sight & Sound's musical dramas splashes into movie theaters nationwide from Fathom Events for a special one-night presentation called Jonah: On Stage! (more...)

HBO to Premiere 10-Episode Season 6 of VEEP, 4/16
by TV News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

HBO has confirmed an April debut for the new season of VEEP, with the Emmy®-winning comedy series set to kick off its ten-episode sixth season SUNDAY, APRIL 16 (10:30-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). (more...)

Michelle Collins and Joe Coen Cast in A DARK NIGHT IN DALSTON
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

Leading television and stage actress Michelle Collins is to be joined by newly announced cast member Joe Coen (Bad Jews) for the World Premiere of A Dark Night in Dalston. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 5, 2017
by - Feb 5, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 5 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 4, 2017
by - Feb 4, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 4 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 2/4/2017
by - Feb 4, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 2/4/2017. (more...)

Celebrated UK Playwright Robert Holman to Host Talkback at JONAH AND OTTO
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

Celebrated UK playwright Robert Holman is making his New York debut with Jonah AND OTTO, which officially opens next Wednesday, February 8th at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42 Street. (more...)

St. Ann's THE TEMPEST, Off-Broadway's JONAH AND OTTO, EST's MOPE Among Parity's February Qualifying Shows
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

Theatre production company Parity Productions has released its monthly list of Qualifying Productions for February - their directory of New York City shows in which the individual creative teams include 50% women and transgender artists (directors, designers, and playwrights).  (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 25, 2017
by - Feb 25, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 25 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

JONAH AND OTTO Takes Final Bow Off-Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2017

Jonah AND OTTO, by celebrated UK playwright Robert Holman, will conclude its acclaimed limited engagement tonight(Saturday) at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42 Street. Under the direction of Geraldine Hughes, Jonah AND OTTO stars Sean Gormley and Rupert Simonian. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 2/25/2017
by - Feb 25, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 2/25/2017. (more...)

JONAH AND OTTO to Conclude Acclaimed Limited Run Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

Jonah AND OTTO, by celebrated UK playwright Robert Holman, will conclude its acclaimed limited engagement tomorrow evening, February 25th at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42 Street. Under the direction of Geraldine Hughes, Jonah AND OTTO stars Sean Gormley and Rupert Simonian. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Rupert Simonian Chats Off-Broadway's JONAH AND OTTO
by Stage Tube - Feb 23, 2017

British stage and screen star Rupert Simonian (Peter Pan, The Constant Gardener, To Kill a Mockingbird, Punk Rock) is making his off-Broadway stage debut in the New York premiere of Robert Holman's Jonah AND OTTO. Hear what he had to say about his role and more in the video below! (more...)

CPR Presents: Spring 2017 Artists in Residence, Presenting Programs, and Technical Residency Program Expands
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

Center for Performance Research (CPR), an artist-driven organization co-founded by Jonah Bokaer Choreography and John Jasperse & Thin Man Dance, Inc. to support the development of new works in contemporary dance, announced today its Spring Season. CPR's Artist-in-Residence, technical residency, and presenting programs offer multiple platforms aimed to support creative development and experimentation during the artistic process. CPRs 1,845 sq ft theater features a LED lighting system; making it one the most technically advanced venues of its size within the five boroughs.  (more...)

Robert Holman's JONAH AND OTTO to Take Last Off-Broadway Bow This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

Jonah AND OTTO, by celebrated UK playwright Robert Holman, will conclude its acclaimed limited engagement this Saturday evening, February 25th at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42 Street. (more...)

Photo Flash: Rhea Perlman Cheers the Cast of JONAH AND OTTO Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Rhea Perlman, four-time Emmy winner for her role as Carla Tortelli on NBC-TV's long-running comedy smash 'Cheers,' caught a recent performance of the Off-Broadway hit Jonah and Otto and she visited with the company after the show. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

DISNEY PIXAR'S WALL•E & More Part of Freeform's March Funday Programming Event
by TV News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Spring is just around the corner, but before you go bouncing into the great outdoors, spend one last lazy weekend with Freeform's Funday programming event filled with your favorite animated classics, starting SATURDAY, MARCH 18, and continuing through SUNDAY, MARCH 19. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 20, 2017
by - Feb 20, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 20 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Season 6 of HBO's VEEP, Premiering 4/16
by TV News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

Below, get a first look at HBO's award-winning comedy VEEP, Season 6, premiering April 16 at 10:30pm on HBO. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Haunting New Play JONAH AND OTTO at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

Jonah AND OTTO, by celebrated UK playwright Robert Holman, began performances last night and the official Opening is set for next Wednesday, February 8th at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42 Street. Under the direction of Geraldine Hughes, Jonah AND OTTO stars Sean Gormley and Rupert Simonian. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the duo onstage below! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 18, 2017
by - Feb 18, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 18 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Find Out What Audiences Have to Say in a New JONAH AND OTTO Video
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

Critics and audiences are raving about Off-Broadway's newest hit Jonah AND OTTO. Just some of the comments made by this week's patrons were caught on video which debuted today on YouTube. (more...)

Friends, Family & Colleagues of Famed Civil Rights Attorney Set for KUNSTLER Talk Backs Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

59E59 Theaters has announced that a series of post-show talk backs following select performances of Jeffrey Sweet's KUNSTLER, directed by Meagen Fay and starring Jeff McCarthy with Nambi E. Kelley, have been scheduled for Tuesday, February 28 & March 7 and Thursday, March 2 & March 9. (more...)

Composer Robert Sirota Continues Bridging the Gap Series at National Sawdust
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Composer Robert Sirota is curating a new season-long series at National Sawdust (80 N 6th St). Titled Bridging the Gap, the series features concerts of chamber, choral, and solo works which Sirota has crafted to explore the student/teacher, mentor/mentee relationships between generations of composers. The concerts, all held on Sundays, include performances of works by both younger composers and the teachers who have influenced their development. Each concert is preceded by a discussion with composer mentors, mentees, and performers, led by a distinguished thought leader. (more...)


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Stoneham Theatre presents JONAH AND THE WHALE: A NEW MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Jonah and the Whale: A New Musical is an unforgettable story of faith, loss, and survival against unbeatable odds. Starring Taavon Gamble, last seen in The Scottsboro Boys at SpeakEasy Stage Company, as Jonah, this epic musical journey re-imagined from the Old Testament features a completely original pop/folk score. With a Book by Tyler Mills, Music and Lyrics by David Darrow and Blake Thomas, Orchestrations by Robert Frost, the exciting ensemble cast is Directed by Weylin Symes and Choreographed by Elliot Norton and IRNE Award-winner Ilyse Robbins. Performances run from February 23-March 12, 2017. Press Opening is Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 3:00pm. (more...)

Attention Cloud 9 Shoppers! SUPERSTORE Renewed by Third Season
by TV News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Renewal on aisle 3 … NBC's SUPERSTORE is coming back for a 22-episode third season. The announcement was made by Jennifer Salke, President, NBC Entertainment. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 14, 2017
by - Feb 14, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 14 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 13, 2017
by - Feb 13, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 13 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Maddie Jo Landers, Laura Lapidus, Alec Silberblatt and Amos VanderPoel to Star in BAD JEWS at George Street Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

George Street Playhouse today announced the cast of Bad Jews, the smash hit comedy by Joshua Harmon, on stage March 21-April 9, 2017, at the New Brunswick theatre. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 12, 2017
by - Feb 12, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 12 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 11, 2017
by - Feb 11, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 11 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Photo Flash: JONAH AND OTTO Celebrates Opening Night at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

The American Premiere of Jonah AND OTTO, by celebrated UK playwright Robert Holman, opened last night at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42 Street. Under the direction of Geraldine Hughes, Jonah AND OTTO stars Sean Gormley and Rupert Simonian. Scroll down for photos from the festivities! (more...)

Caesar Satire THE CABARET AT THE END OF THE WORLD Coming to IRT for the Ides of March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

IRT presents Hard Sparks' THE CABARET AT THE END OF THE WORLD by Melody Bates and Rebecca Hart, directed by Joan Jubett, March 10-19 at IRT Theater (154 Christopher Street) as part of the 3B Development Series*. (more...)

Seeso Orders Second Season o NIGHT TRAIN WITH WYATT CENAC
by TV News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

Emmy and WGA Award winning and Grammy-nominated comedian Wyatt Cenac brings his NYC stand-up comedy staple back to Seeso for season two of 'NIGHT TRAIN WITH WYATT CENAC,.' (more...)

BWW Review: SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE at Zoetic Stage
by Roger Martin - Feb 1, 2017

A brilliant director has his brilliant cast paint a brilliant picture (more...)

Performances Begin Tonight for JONAH AND OTTO at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

Jonah AND OTTO, by celebrated UK playwright Robert Holman, begins performances tonight (Wednesday) with the official opening set for next Wednesday, February 8th at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42 Street. Under the direction of Geraldine Hughes, Jonah AND OTTO stars Sean Gormley and Rupert Simonian. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief February 1st, 2017 - KID VICTORY, James Corden and More!
by Jessica Khan - Feb 1, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Scroll down for the latest news, and click HERE to learn more about how we've revamped our morning brief for 2017! Want our morning reports delivered via email? Subscribe here! (more...)

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