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DEATH OF A SALESMAN, Starring Tim Pigott-Smith, to Arrive in Scotland Next Summer
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Starring TIM PIGOTT-SMITH and directed by ABIGAIL GRAHAM, DEATH OF A SALESMAN will open in Northampton from SATURDAY 8 TO SATURDAY 29 APRIL, before touring across the UK with the only Scottish dates at KING'S THEATRE EDINBURGH, 20-24 June 2017. (more...)

Supergroup KINGS OF CHAOS Announce East Coast Tour
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Supergroup Kings of CHAOS have a announced a string of east coast tour dates kicking off December 17th in Montclair, New Jersey. (more...)

Casting Announced for A CHRISTMAS CAROL at The Vaults
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Casting announced for The Fitzrovia Radio Hour's unique take on Charles Dickens' classic tale at The Vaults, Waterloo. (more...)

Citizens Theatre Presents CUTTIN' A RUG
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Now considered one of Scotland's defining literary works of the twentieth century, the second installment of the much-loved Slab Boys trilogy, Cuttin' A Rug will be staged by Citizens Theatre in Glasgow and Edinburgh this February and March. (more...)

Anthony Kearns of The Irish Tenors to Perform Special Holiday Concert on Long Island
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Anthony Kearns of the PBS super-group, The Irish Tenors, is giving a Christmas concert with accompanist David George and the St Joseph's Chamber Choir at Kings Park's St. Joseph's Church on Friday, December 2, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. (Ticket information below). (more...)

Harlem Globetrotters Unveil New Logo For First Time In 25 Years
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

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THE MOTHERF**KER WITH THE HAT Extends at T. Schreiber Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

T. Schreiber Theatre (TST) has announced the extension of their critically acclaimed production, The Motherf**ker with the Hat written by Pulitzer Prize Winning Playwright, Stephen Adly Guirgis. (more...)

Hamish Anderson Shares 'Hold On Me' Video with Purevolume
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Australian-born guitar aficionado Hamish Anderson has shared a cinematic video for 'Hold On Me' exclusively with Purevolume.  (more...)

Get Your Merry On at Millersville University
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

What to Look Forward to This Month at Millersville University! (more...)

BWW Review: MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS BY CHIP DAVIS at Overture Center
by Angie Stanton - Nov 29, 2016

Comfort food for the soul. (more...)

The Nutmeg Ballet Conservatory Presents THE NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

It would not be the holiday season without the timeless joy of The Nutcracker!  The Nutmeg Conservatory will present The Nutcracker, December 10 and 11 on the Warner's Main Stage.  (more...)

Star of Broadway's A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN - Mary Bridget Davies hits B.B. Kings this Wednesday
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

Tony Award-nominated singer MARY BRIDGET DAVIES' journey began in her hometown of Cleveland, OH in 2001 when she first started singing in local bands, and she hasn't slowed down since.  (more...)

The Bushwick Starr Presents THE SOLDIER'S TALE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

The Bushwick Starr is thrilled to present THE SOLDIER'S TALE, based on Stravinsky's timeless story of a violin, a book of riches, and a deal with the devil, brought to life by Puppet Kitchen Productions. (more...)

California Virtual Academies Accepting Second Semester Enrollment for Families Seeking Online School Option
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

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BWW Review: SISTER'S CHRISTMAS CATECHISM at Starlight Theatre
by Alan Portner - Nov 28, 2016

Starlight Theatre continues its indoor season with the return of 'Sister' for a new Catechism lesson based about half on the Holy Nativity and half on CSI - The Holy Land. 'Sister' (played to the hilt by Mary Zentmyer) arrives back at Starlight after a successful run last year with her 'Late Night Catechism Class.' (more...)

2016 BroadwayWorld Sydney Regional Awards Update - Jack Dawson, Geoffrey Rush Lead!
by BWW Special Coverage - Nov 28, 2016

Voting has opened for the 2016 BroadwayWorld Australia - Sydney Regional Awards, honoring productions which opened between October 2016 and September 2016. Nominations were reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. Voting runs through December 31. (more...)

NBC Sports to Televise 2017 HONDA NHL ALL-STAR GAME, 1/29
by TV News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

NBC will broadcast live coverage of the 2017 HONDA NHL ALL-STAR GAME from Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif., on Sunday, Jan. 29. Coverage begins at 3:30 p.m. ET. This is the first network-television broadcast of the NHL All-Star Game since 2004. (more...)

Harry Shearer & Judith Own to Present 'Christmas Without Tears (Does This Tree Make Me Look Fat?)
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

This December, Welsh-born and Los Angeles-based pianist and singer-songwriter Judith Owen and her husband, actor and humorist Harry Shearer (The Simpsons, Spinal Tap) will once again spread their special brand of yuletide cheer with their Christmas Without Tears 2016 Tour (more...)

Amused Moose Kings X's Big Comedy NightOut
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2016

December 17's five excellent comedians, onstage at Kings X's iconic WaterRats music/comedy venue, which launched Oasis in London and Bob Dylan in the UK, are all top-notch which together makes this the coolest comedy night in town (more...)

Amused Moose Kings X's Big Comedy NightOut
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2016

December 10's five excellent comedians, onstage at Kings X's iconic WaterRats music/comedy venue, which launched Oasis in London and Bob Dylan in the UK, are all top-notch which together makes this the coolest comedy night in town. (more...)

BWW Review: SHAKESPEARE TRILOGY, King's Cross Theatre, 22 November 2016
by Marianka Swain - Nov 23, 2016

'Inmates, coming through.' That's our introduction to Phyllida Lloyd's landmark trilogy, as the homogenised prisoners are steered through the audience by prison officers. But this extraordinarily empathetic project, developed with Clean Break, gives those inmates individual voices and means of expression, while the all-female cast that inhabit them gives new voice to three familiar plays. (more...)

Una Voce: The Gay Men's Chorus of Tampa Bay to Present WE THREE QUEENS Holiday Concert
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

Joseph Caulkins has taken The Gay Men's Chorus of Tampa Bay to a new level of high quality collaborative musical events that support and embrace the talents of our community in 2016-17.  (more...)

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. Acquires PersonalizationMall.com
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

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Case Western Reserve University/Cleveland Play House MFA Acting Ensemble to Star in CLYBOURNE PARK
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University/Cleveland Play House (CWRU/CPH) MFA Acting Program will open its 2016 - 2017 season in December with the multi-award-winning Clybourne Park. (more...)

Tony Hale & More Set for IFC's JOE'S PUB PRESENTS: A HOLIDAY SPECIAL, 12/21
by TV News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

IFC announced today its very first slightly off holiday special: JOE'S PUB PRESENTS: A HOLIDAY SPECIAL starring two time Emmy Award-winning actor Tony Hale ('Veep,' 'Arrested Development'). (more...)

IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE Opens November 30 at Mile Square Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

Mile Square Theatre, Hudson County's leading professional theatre, presents the holiday favorite It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play. Transforming its new theatre space into a 1940's radio studio, the audience is transported to the golden age of radio, as cast members from radio station WMST perform Frank Capra's classic holiday tale of individualism, optimism and community. (more...)

Chance Theater Proudly Presents the West Coast Premiere of CLAUDIO QUEST
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

Chance Theater, Anaheim's official resident theater company, is pleased to announce its West Coast premiere production of … Claudio Quest. With music, lyrics and book by Drew Fornarola and Marshall Pailet, direction by Pailet, choreography by Maxx Reed and musical direction by Ryan O'Connell, Claudio Quest will preview from January 27 through February 3; regular performances will begin February 4 and continue through February 26 at Chance Theater @ Bette Aitken theater arts Center on the Cripe Stage. (more...)

Boston Gay Men's Chorus to Present JINGLE ALL THE WAY Holiday Concert of Reimagined Carols
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

Boston Gay Men's Chorus (BGMC) will present Jingle All the Way, a holiday concert of traditional carols reimagined, beloved classic Christmas songs, and contemporary works from Grammy-winning composer Craig Hella Johnson and others -- all wrapped up in BGMC's signature blend of class and camp. (more...)

The IRISH TENORS to Bring a Little Holiday Magic to The McCallum Theatre
by David Green - Nov 22, 2016

The McCallum Theatre presents The Irish Tenors in their Christmas performance on Tuesday, December 6, at 8:00pm. Enjoy the boisterous charm of The Irish Tenors Finbar Wright, Anthony Kearns and Ronan Tynan in this special holiday concert featuring traditional carols and classic Irish ballads, accompanied by a full orchestra. The Irish Tenors' Holiday Celebration Concert has become, over the past sixteen years, a firm family tradition, bringing together children, parents and grandparents into one audience to hear the hauntingly beautiful music of Ireland and the glorious Christmas music that warms our hearts, gets our feet tapping, and lifts our spirits high.  The Irish Tenors, as honorary ambassadors of Ireland and its legendary music, invite you to come along and indulge yourself, family and friends with a richly orchestrated performance of the greatest music of all time with three of the finest tenors of all time. (more...)

The Revival (Hyde Park) Announces December Programming
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2016

The Revival, a new comedy theater in Hyde Park, announces its lineup of shows and events playing in December 2016. Inspired by the legacy of the Compass Players, The Revival brings improvisational comedy back to the same corner where it was invented in 1955! Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.the-revival.com. The Revival is located at 1160 E. 55th St. in Hyde Park. (more...)

American Repertory Ballet Announces New Administrative Employees, Cathleen Palace and Samantha Schugardt
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2016

American Repertory Ballet is pleased to announce the addition of two administrative employees. Cathleen Palace has joined the organization as Director of Development and Samantha Schugardt as Education and Community Programming Manager. (more...)

Valencia Music Department Announces Three Free Holiday Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2016

At Valencia College, we put the 'happy' back in the holidays with a lineup of free holiday concerts. All concerts will be held on Valencia College's East Campus, located at 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail, Orlando. (more...)

Associated Television International to Present 85th ANNUAL HOLLYWOOD CHRISTMAS PARADE Featuring Olivia Newton-John, Mickey Mouse, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2016

The 85th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade Featuring Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, produced by Associated Television Internationaland presented in associations with The City of Los Angeles, will be led this year by award-winning singer, songwriter and actress Olivia Newton-John, who will serve as Grand Marshal, and will be joined by four other Former Grand Marshals of the Parade to help celebrate this historic occasion in style, including: Mickey Mouse, Larry King, Louis Gossett Jr. and Robert Wagner. (more...)

New Donna Summer Musical, Leigh Silverman-Helmed WILD GOOSE DREAMS and More Round Out La Jolla Playhouse's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

La Jolla Playhouse, nationally-renowned for the development of new work, announces four world-premiere productions for the 2017/2018 season, including the previously-announced Escape to Margaritaville (May/June), featuring the songs of legendary singer-songwriter-author Jimmy Buffett and an original story by co-book writers Greg Garcia ('My Name Is Earl') and Mike O'Malley ('Survivor's Remorse,' 'Shameless'), directed by La Jolla Playhouse Artistic Director Christopher Ashley (Come From Away, Memphis). (more...)

WFUV to Continue Holiday Tradition of Marathon Live Shows in Thanksgiving Feastival; Lineup Set!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

WFUV (90.7 FM/wfuv.org) continues its annual tradition of a marathon of exclusive live performances over the Thanksgiving holiday. Starting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23 and continuing on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25, the WFUV Thanksgiving Feastival will air more than 20 hours of FUV Live concerts recorded over the past year from venues both small and large, from the Rockwood Music Hall to the Newport Folk Festival. (more...)

Garson Kanin's Screwball Romance Play Comes to Melbourne
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2016

Melbourne Theatre Company's 2017 Season opens in 1940s style with Garson Kanin's Broadway classic Born Yesterday a screwball romance that has plenty to say about the dark side of politics and the power of knowledge.  (more...)

Anna-Mart van der Merwe stars in SA Premiere of Acclaimed Florian Zeller Play THE MOTHER
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2016

After a sell-out season of Florian Zeller's THE FATHER with Marius Weyers, Anna-Mart van der Merwe stars in the SA premiere of Zeller's companion piece THE MOTHER. (more...)

Cherry Lane Mentor Project Announces its Mentors and Playwrights
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2016

Cherry Lane (Angelina Fiordellisi, Founding Artistic Director; Seri Lawrence, Janio Marrero, Producing Artistic Directors) is proud to announce this year's playwrights and mentors for their Obie Award-winning Mentor Project, culminating with fully-staged productions presented at Cherry Lane (38 Commerce St. in NYC) from February 22 to May 6, 2017.   (more...)

Hamish Clark to Star in The Albatross 3rd & Main at Park Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

Gritty black comedy The Albatross 3rd & Main opens the new PARK90 season. Hamish Clark, Charlie Allen and Andrew St Clair-James star in this American tale of three men, a mountain of debt, and a box of priceless roadkill. (more...)

Cynthia Erivo, Brian Stokes Mitchell Among Performers on KENNEDY CENTER HONORS on CBS
by TV News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

CBS has announced the presenters and performers for THE 39TH ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS, an entertainment special to be broadcast Tuesday, Dec. 27 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. The event took place in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016 with Stephen Colbert as Host. (more...)

L.A. Christmas Comedy SANTASIA to Return to St. Luke's This Month
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

SANTASIA, L.A.'s hilarious holiday musical sketch comedy show that embraces and skewers all the iconic moments of the Christmas season is returning to St. Luke's Theatre, (308 West 46th Street) in Manhattan December 13th through December 28th. (more...)

Urijah Faber to Lead Grand Opening of UFC Gym in Rocklin, CA, 12/8
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

UFC GYM® today announced the grand opening of its new location on Thursday, December 8, in Rocklin, California. Located at 6684 Lonetree Boulevard, this 10,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art facility will offer complimentary classes and demonstrations from 4 – 9 p.m. PT to commemorate the launch of the state capital's newest fitness franchise. (more...)

The Seeing Place Announces Modern-Dress, Uncut Production of MACBETH
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2016

What do you feel you are owed in this world? What are you willing to do to get it? To complete the season's theme, 'But Who Am I, Really,' The Seeing Place presents one of Shakespeare's greatest stories in a way rarely seen it before: with a deep emphasis on text that's understandable, presented in modern dress to deeply connect the audience to the play's relevance today. (more...)

Live Nation Expands to Australia with Acquisition of SECRET SOUNDS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2016

Live Nation Entertainment, Inc.(NYSE: LYV) today announced that it has acquired 51% in Secret Sounds Group, the Australian company led by Jessica Ducrou and Paul Piticco, which owns and produces two of Australia's leading festivals: Splendour in the Grass (located in Byron Bay New South Wales) and Falls Music & Arts Festival (located in Byron Bay, Lorne Victoria, Marion Bay Tasmania and Fremantle Western Australia).  (more...)

2016 BroadwayWorld Santa Barbara Regional Awards Update - Ann Bruice, Irwin Appel in Lead!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 2, 2016

Voting has opened for the 2016 BroadwayWorld Santa Barbara Regional Awards, honoring productions which opened between October 2016 and September 2016. Nominations were reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. Voting runs through December 31. (more...)

The Water Rats Presents Amused Moose Kings X's Comedy and New Year's Eve Countdown Celebrations This January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

In the exciting tradition of presenting three outstanding stand-up comedians The Water Rats is ready to set your New Year's Eve off to a great start.  (more...)

Performing Arts Shine in Downtown Lancaster this Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Downtown Lancaster Serves Up  Class and Variety This Holiday Season! Concerts at The Ware Center and The Trust Performing Arts Center bring something for everyone this holiday season. (more...)

Gavin Rossdale & Bush To Perform At 4th Annual Wishing Well Winter Gala
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

4th ANNUAL WISHING WELL WINTER GALA (#WishingWellGala) presented by Make-A-Wish Greater Los Angeles, where entertainment executives, celebrities, top business executives, community and civic leaders, medical professionals and philanthropists celebrate the children and families whose lives have been changed forever by the power of a wish. (more...)

Victoria Michelle Gholston-Simpson Releases 'Just One Drop of Jesus' Blood Washed Away My Sin'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

'Just One Drop of Jesus' Blood Washed Away My Sin': a powerful and easy to read devotional inspired by the act of salvation and the desire to leave a Christian legacy for generations to come. 'Just One Drop of Jesus' Blood Washed Away My Sin' is the creation of published author, Victoria Michelle Gholston-Simpson, proud and devoted mother, grandmother, and Christian. (more...)

Salt Ashes Releases Brand New Exclusive Remix Package 'Save It (UK Mixes)' via Radikal Records
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Friday, November 25th marked the Radikal Records release of brand new remixes of emerging electronic singer-songwriter Salt Ashes' lead single entitled, 'Save It (UK Mixes).' (more...)

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