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Photo Flash: First Look at Tim Cummings Bill Brochtrup and More in Fountain Theatre's THE NORMAL HEART
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2013

Fueled by love, anger, hope and pride, a circle of friends struggles to contain a mysterious disease ravaging New York's gay community. Simon Levy directs the exclusive Los Angeles revival of Larry Kramer's groundbreaking drama about public and private indifference to the onset of the AIDS crisis, and one man's fight to awaken the world to its urgency. The Normal Heart opens Sept. 21 at the Fountain Theatre. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

CSULB Theatre Arts Department University Players to Present THE COLORED MUSEUM, 10/17-11/1
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

The CSULB Theatre Arts Department University Players will present The Colored Museum, written by George C. Wolfe, music by Kysia Bostic, and directed by Trevor Biship. Playing October 17th through November 1st, The Colored Museum, in a series of vignettes, explores stereotypes through African American stories and history. (more...)

Tony Nominee Kathleen Chalfant to Star in New Solo Show Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2015

Nora's Playhouse will present the World Premiere of Laurence Leamer's solo play about Rose Kennedy, ROSE, at Theatre Row's Clurman Theatre, 410 West 43nd Street, NYC, beginning November 21st, opening November 29th and continuing through December 13, 2015.  Award-winning stage, film and TV actress Kathleen Chalfant will play Mrs. Kennedy under the direction of Caroline Reddick Lawson. Jane Greenwood is designing the costumes with scene design/projections by Anya Klepikov, lighting by Caitlin Rapoport and sound design by Jane Shaw (more...)

CSULB Theatre Arts Department University Players to Present THE COLORED MUSEUM, 10/17-11/1
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

The CSULB Theatre Arts Department University Players will present The Colored Museum, written by George C. Wolfe, music by Kysia Bostic, and directed by Trevor Biship. Playing October 17th through November 1st, The Colored Museum, in a series of vignettes, explores stereotypes through African American stories and history. (more...)

Jason Dottley Debuts 'Cocaine and Whiskey' Music Video as Single Breaks Top 40 Radio
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2015

At 4:20 p.m. yesterday, after claiming three adds on Top 40 radio stations across the U.S., Top 25 Billboard hit-making Prince of Electro-Pop Jason Dottley released his music video for his new single 'Cocaine and Whiskey.' (more...)

The Dr. Oz Show Roars Into November With Need To Know Game Changers And Next Level Fixes For Your Health
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2015

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It's Tough For Modern Families to Stay Connected, But Smartphones Aren't The Answer: 20 Million Parents Just Say No To Smartphones for Kids
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

“Today's modern families have complex schedules and need ways to keep in touch with their young children, but smartphones are not the answer,” said Jonathan Peachey, CEO of Filip Technologies. “Technology not only helps us manage our busy lives, but we can also use technology to restore a sense of freedom, adventure and connection with our children.” (more...)

Jon Morgan Woodward Signs Copies of 'Hidden Valley: The Awakening' at Palmdale Barnes and Noble Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2013

The RED Carpet Connection Publishing, Publicity, and Talent Agency announces Author Jon Morgan Woodward, Hollywood Screenwriter, Actor, Producer, and Director, will be signing copies of his new horror thriller 'Hidden Valley: The Awakening' today, October 26, 2013 2:00pm at The Marketplace at Palmdale, Barnes and Noble, 39228 10th Street West, Palmdale, CA 93551. (more...)

Jon Morgan Woodward Signs Copies of 'Hidden Valley: The Awakening' at Palmdale Barnes and Noble, 10/26
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2013

The RED Carpet Connection Publishing, Publicity, and Talent Agency announces Author Jon Morgan Woodward, Hollywood Screenwriter, Actor, Producer, and Director, will be signing copies of his new horror thriller 'Hidden Valley: The Awakening' October 26, 2013 2:00pm at The Marketplace at Palmdale, Barnes and Noble, 39228 10th Street West, Palmdale, CA 93551. (more...)

CSULB Theatre Arts Department University Players Present THE COLORED MUSEUM, Now thru 11/1
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

The CSULB Theatre Arts Department University Players will present The Colored Museum, written by George C. Wolfe, music by Kysia Bostic, and directed by Trevor Biship. Playing today, October 17th through November 1st, The Colored Museum, in a series of vignettes, explores stereotypes through African American stories and history. (more...)

California Repertory Company to Present FAR AWAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2015

CSULB Theatre Arts Department's California Repertory Company is thrilled to present Far Away, written by Caryl Churchill and directed by Trevor Biship. Playing Friday, November 12th through December 5th, Far Away is a timely and thought-provoking work set in a government-controlled dystopia, following a young woman as she becomes an adult and struggles to understand the world around her. (more...)

Mu Sigma Invited to Speak at Analytics 2014 Conference
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2014

CHICAGO, IL - Mu Sigma (www.mu-sigma.com), the world's largest pure-play provider of decision sciences and analytics solutions, announced today that it will present at Analytics 2014 taking place October 19-21, 2014 in Las Vegas, NV. The Analytics 2014 Conference Series, presented by SAS, is an event where data analyst's network and learn about best practices and fresh ideas from industry innovators and their peers. (more...)

Select Youth Perform with Moscow Ballet in GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2013

Somerville youth ages 7 to 16 years perform alongside Moscow Ballet company of 40 professionals in the Great Russian Nutcracker at Hammerstien Ballroom today, November 30, 4:00pm & 8:00pm. (more...)

Ed Rosenthal Announces Latest Book, BEYOND BUDS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2014

OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ BeyondBuds, Ed Rosenthal's newest title, spreads the word on what the inner circle of marijuana aficionados knows about how to take their medicine.The book covers the rapid shift from smoking buds to vaping and dabbing concentrates or using marijuana infused products such as edibles and tinctures. (more...)

Select Youth to Perform with Moscow Ballet in GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER, 11/30
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2013

Somerville youth ages 7 to 16 years perform alongside Moscow Ballet company of 40 professionals in the Great Russian Nutcracker at Hammerstien Ballroom Saturday, November 30, 4:00pm & 8:00pm. (more...)

OBAMA-OLOGY to Receive European Premiere at Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2014

Discovered by the Finborough Theatre and part of its 20 Premieres season, the European premiere of Obama-ology, the European full-length debut of multi-award-winning American playwright Aurin Squire, runs at the Finborough Theatre, playing Sunday and Monday evening and Tuesday matinee performances from Sunday, 30 November 2014 (Press Night: Monday, 1 December 2014 at 7.30pm). (more...)

Plays & Players to Present SEX, DRUGS, ROCK AND ROLL
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2014

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VIDEO: Nancy Reagan's Style and Grace in the White House on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by TV News Desk - Mar 7, 2016

Two longtime Reagan experts reflect on the former first lady's impeccable style and the lasting effects of her 'Just Say No' campaign and stem cell research advocacy on GOOD MORNING AMERICA. (more...)

Scoop: THE GOLDBERGS on ABC - Tonight, March 4, 2015
by TV Scoop - Mar 4, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE GOLDBERGS, airing on ABC tonight, March 4, 2015! (more...)

Scoop: THE GOLDBERGS on ABC - Wednesday, April 15, 2015
by - Mar 30, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE GOLDBERGS, airing on ABC on Wednesday, April 15, 2015! (more...)

I WISH TO DIE SINGING to Play Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

Commemorating the centenary of the Armenian Genocide, the world premiere of a documentary drama I Wish To Die Singing - Voices From The Armenian Genocide opens at the Finborough Theatre for a four week limited season on Tuesday, 21 April 2015 (Press Nights: Thursday, 23 April and Friday, 24 April 2015 at 7.30pm). (more...)

BWW Interview: Krysta Rodriguez Opens Up About Her Diagnosis- 'This Will Be the Most Fun Cancer That I Can Come Up With!'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2015

Rodriguez, who is 30-years-old, was originally diagnosed with a stage 2B ductal carcinoma last fall. Currently undergoing chemotherapy, Krysta has been staying positive by chronicling her journey on the blog. Below, she chats wil BroadwayWorld about why she decided to go public with the news, how she plans to balance treatment with her career, why she's been grateful for all of the Broadway well-wishes, and so much more. (more...)

SEX, DRUGS, ROCK AND ROLL Opens Tonight at Plays and Players
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2014

Like a hard rock track turned all the way up, this hilarious and riveting one-man tour de force about masculinity, capitalism, and the great American way explodes on to Plays & Players' stage. In a nonstop, 'brilliant' (New York Times) collection of monologues, characters from top to bottom of the eat-or-be-eaten food chain delve into all matters of adult behavior. After a lengthy run Off-Broadway in the 1990s, Obie Award winning playwright Eric Bogosian's creation is remounted with Philadelphia's own Eric Scotolati, bringing the era of cable, wall street, and 'Just Say No' perfectly back to life and reminding us how little things change about the larger issues that define our time. (more...)

Lily Tomlin Returns Segerstrom Center for the Arts Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2013

An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin brings the award-winning comedienne and one of the world's most beloved entertainers back to Segerstrom Center for the Arts tonight, June 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Segerstrom Hall. Tomlin, who is currently one of the stars of ABC's new hit comedy Malibu Country with Reba McEntire, will share her celebrated talent for combining insightful and funny stand-up along with excerpts that feature some of her beloved classic characters. Immediately following her performance, she will open a brief Question & Answer period with the audience. (more...)

Lily Tomlin Returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts, 6/22
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2013

An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin brings the award-winning comedienne and one of the world's most beloved entertainers back to Segerstrom Center for the Arts on Saturday, June 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Segerstrom Hall. Tomlin, who is currently one of the stars of ABC's new hit comedy Malibu Country with Reba McEntire, will share her celebrated talent for combining insightful and funny stand-up along with excerpts that feature some of her beloved classic characters. Immediately following her performance, she will open a brief Question & Answer period with the audience. (more...)

Scoop: THE GOLDBERGS on ABC - Wednesday, July 1, 2015
by - Jun 15, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE GOLDBERGS, airing on ABC on Wednesday, July 1, 2015! (more...)

With A Bouncy Economy, Now Is As Good As Ever To Discuss Finances With Children
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

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Cyber Crime Makes Americans Rethink Social Media
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2015

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Injection Molding Company Clarion Technologies Selects abas ERP Software
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

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Larry Kramer Weds David Webster in Hospital Ceremony
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2013

'I had been traveling when Larry went into the hospital,' Webster told The Times. 'And when I was back and he was able to talk, he told me he had invited 20 people to the I.C.U. for the wedding. So it turned into a little party at his bedside.' (more...)

Scoop: THE GOLDBERGS on ABC - Tonight, July 1, 2015
by TV Scoop - Jul 1, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE GOLDBERGS, airing on ABC tonight, July 1, 2015! (more...)

Expert Health Coach Amy Butchko Teaches Gluten-Free and Grain-Free Baking Class
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2014

'Cookies, Crackers and Treats' is a new cooking class offered in Northern Virginia teaching how-to techniques for delicious gluten-free and grain-free snacks and desserts. (more...)

HEALING WITHOUT HURTING is Released
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2015

MIDDLEBURY, Conn., Jan. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Psychotherapist and mother Jennifer Giustra-Kozek, LPC, NCC, has released her first book,Healing Without Hurting: TreatingADHD, Apraxia and Autism Spectrum Disorders Naturally and Effectively without Harmful Medication in November 2014(Changing Lives Press) to acclaimed praise. (more...)

A New Identity Fraud Victim Every Two Seconds in 2013 According to Latest Javelin Strategy & Research Study
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2014

Now in its eleventh consecutive year, the comprehensive analysis of identity fraud trends is independently produced by Javelin Strategy & Research, and made possible by Intersections Inc., a company dedicated to consumer fraud prevention and education. It is the nation's longest-running study of identity fraud, with 53,800 respondents surveyed over the past 11 years. (more...)

Scoop: THE GOLDBERGS on ABC - Wednesday, March 4, 2015
by TV Scoop - Feb 13, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE GOLDBERGS, airing on ABC on Wednesday, March 4, 2015! (more...)

CITY GIRLS AND DESPERADOES to Play The Secret Theatre in January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2015

World renowned actor and director, Austin Pendleton, Drama Desk nominee Anita Durst [The Bitter Tears of Petra Von Kent], Orange is The New Black's Karina Ortiz and Julie Atlas Muz whom the N.Y.Times calls "the royalty of burlesque" are featured in Albee Fellow Playwright Pamela Enz's "City Girls and Desperadoes", which opens at The Secret Theatre on January 7th 2016. Emerging actors Connie Castanzo and Peter Collier support this superbly talented cast. (more...)

BWW Interview: Jennifer Cody Previews Her Fringe Show
by Adrienne Onofri - Aug 8, 2014

Broadway regular Cody heads downtown to costar in 'Vestments of the Gods' and discusses the NY Fringe Festival show with its author and composer. (more...)

Minnie D'Moocha and Francine 'The Lucid Dream' to Reunite for Madonna Birthday Burlesque, 8/16
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2015

Minnie D'Moocha (Rockabilly Burlesque) & Francine "The Lucid Dream" (The Pink Room Burlesque) are reuniting for Take Back the 80's Burlesque: Happy Birthday Madonna! (more...)

ANN Launches the Great American Women Talkback Series With Lily Tomlin, Eve Ensler and More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2013

ANN, the new critically acclaimed play written and performed by Emmy Award-winning actress and 2013 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominee Holland Taylor, is launching the Great American Women Talkback Series, which will feature post-show discussions hosted by Tony and Emmy Award winner Lily Tomlin, Tony award winning playwright and activist Eve Ensler, feminist activist and writer Gloria Steinem, and award winning political humorist Kate Clinton. All talkbacks are complimentary with ticket purchase to ANN at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre (150 West 65th Street). ANN is directed by Benjamin Endsley Klein, and has been extended through Today, September 1, 2013. (more...)

Director, Author Present Book Release Party for 'Hidden Valley: The Awakening'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2013

This ain't your mother's book release party! Jon Morgan Woodward, Author/Actor/Writer/Producer, and Director John Carl Beuchler have created a mind-blowing party to go along with the release of the book, 'Hidden Valley: The Awakening,' the first of five adapted thriller screenplays from The Hidden Valley Saga Series, published by The Red Carpet Connection Publishing, Publicity, and Talent Agency. The affair will take place at the Hayworth Theater, 2511 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90057, from 7:00-11:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased from Eventbrite at http://hiddenvalleybookrelease.eventbrite.com/. (more...)

Playwright Larry Kramer Wins 2013 PEN Literary Award
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2013

Tony Award-winning playwright Larry Kramer is the recipient of the PEN/Laura Pels International Foundation for Theater Award for an American Playwright in Mid-Career as well as a Master American Dramatist award (more...)

Verton R. Banks, Bill Brochtrup, Matt Gottlieb & More Set for THE NORMAL HEART at Fountain Theatre; Opens 9/21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2013

Fueled by love, anger, hope and pride, a circle of friends struggles to contain a mysterious disease ravaging New York's gay community. Simon Levy directs the exclusive Los Angeles revival of Larry Kramer's groundbreaking drama about public and private indifference to the onset of the AIDS crisis, and one man's fight to awaken the world to its urgency. The Normal Heart opens Sept. 21 at the Fountain Theatre. (more...)

THE HOW AND THE WHY Rounds Out TimeLine Theatre's 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2013

TimeLine Theatre Company, dedicated to presenting plays inspired by history that connect to today's social and political issues, announces that The How and the Why by Sarah Treem (Netflix's House of Cards, HBO's In Treatment), directed by Keira Fromm and starring Janet Ulrich Brooks and Elizabeth Ledo, will be the third production of its 2013-14 season. (more...)

Larry Kramer to Receive 2013 Isabelle Stevenson Award
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2013

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that Larry Kramer will receive the Isabelle Stevenson Award. This award will be presented at the 2013 Tony Awards on Sunday, June 9th. The 2013 Tony Awards are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. (more...)

Augusta demonstrates committment to value-maximizing process
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2014

TORONTO, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Augusta Resource Corporation (TSX and NYSE MKT: AZC) ('Augusta' or the 'Company') demonstrated today that it is committed to maximizing shareholder value by continuing to aggressively pursue strategic alternatives and ensuring its value-enhancing process is comprehensive and complete, even if the offer for Augusta shares by HudBay Minerals Inc. ('HudBay') expires or is terminated. (more...)

HBO Produces Documentary About the Two Sides of Activist Larry Kramer
by Movies News Desk - Apr 27, 2014

According to The New York Times, HBO is producing a documentary about Larry Kramer. As of now it is tentatively being called Larry Kramer: In Love and Anger. The film is set to be released sometime in 2015. (more...)

ANN Launches the Great American Women Talkback Series With Lily Tomlin, Eve Ensler and More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2013

ANN, the new critically acclaimed play written and performed by Emmy Award-winning actress and 2013 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominee Holland Taylor, is launching the Great American Women Talkback Series, which will feature post-show discussions hosted by Tony and Emmy Award winner Lily Tomlin, Tony award winning playwright and activist Eve Ensler, feminist activist and writer Gloria Steinem, and award winning political humorist Kate Clinton. All talkbacks are complimentary with ticket purchase to ANN at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre (150 West 65th Street). ANN is directed by Benjamin Endsley Klein, and has been extended through Sunday, September 1, 2013. (more...)

Its's WattTime in Chicago for Smart Thermostats
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2016

Beginning in May, select Chicago residents will receive Energate's H?lH?m smart thermostat with a new feature – the ability to selectively use clean energy. Clean Power Mode deliberately synchronizes air conditioning and heating cycles to correspond to availability of clean power reducing, and someday eliminating, any unused green resources. (more...)

SEX, DRUGS, ROCK AND ROLL Opens 6/7 at Plays and Players
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

Like a hard rock track turned all the way up, this hilarious and riveting one-man tour de force about masculinity, capitalism, and the great American way explodes on to Plays & Players' stage. In a nonstop, 'brilliant' (New York Times) collection of monologues, characters from top to bottom of the eat-or-be-eaten food chain delve into all matters of adult behavior. After a lengthy run Off-Broadway in the 1990s, Obie Award winning playwright Eric Bogosian's creation is remounted with Philadelphia's own Eric Scotolati, bringing the era of cable, wall street, and 'Just Say No' perfectly back to life and reminding us how little things change about the larger issues that define our time. (more...)

Minnie D'Moocha and Francine 'The Lucid Dream' Bring TAKE BACK THE 80'S BURLESQUE to Parkside Lounge Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2013

Minnie D'Moocha (Rockabilly Burlesque) & Francine 'The Lucid Dream' (The Pink Room Burlesque) bring Take Back the 80's Burlesque to Parkside Lounge. The second Today of every month will be filled with 80s pop culture, music, comedy, games, go-go and of course striptease. Tonight, April 12th, there will be no reason to sit at home trying to figure out that Rubik's Cube & hopelessly fixing that total eclipse of your heart. Take Back the 80s Burlesque is going to be so... VERY. (more...)

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