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Photo Flash: Ocean State Theatre presents INHERIT THE WIND
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

Ocean State Theatre Company (OSTC), currently celebrating its fifth season in its comfortable stadium-style theatre in Warwick, presents Jerome Lawrence and Robert Edwin Lee's Tony Award-winning play, Inherit the Wind, which will run at Ocean State Theatre from March 29 - April 16. (more...)

BWW Review: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG at Her Majesty's Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Mar 31, 2017

One brief glance at the title should tell you all that you need to know. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast and Creatives of MARRY HARRY at York Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

Below, meet the cast and creative team of the Off-Broadway premiere production of the new musical Marry Harry, with book by Jennifer Robbins (Hudson River Blues) and music and lyrics by Dan Martin and Michael Biello (In My Body, The Cousins Grimm)!  (more...)

Hampstead Theatre Announces Three Hampstead Downstairs Originals
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

Hampstead Theatre today announces three Hampstead Downstairs Originals which will open this spring. (more...)

Wallace Roney Orchestra to Kick Off Wayne Shorter Weekend at NJPAC
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

Wayne Shorter Weekend kicks off with trumpet great Wallace Roney and his orchestra paying tribute to Newark jazz legend Wayne Shorter with this performance of Universe, a long-lost composition originally created for Miles Davis, featuring Buster Williams, Lenny White and Patrice Rushen on Friday, April 20, 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center (1 Center Street, Newark NJ). (more...)

Epic Presents Pinter's Masterpiece The Darkly Comic THE HOMECOMING
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Epic Theatre Company is proud to present a limited run of Harold Pinter's twisted and triumphant comedy "The Homecoming." (more...)

Deb Filler Returns to Toronto in I DID IT MY WAY IN YIDDISH (in English)
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

The internationally-renowned comic performer, musician and writer Deb Fillerreturns to Toronto with her new one-woman show, I Did It My Way in Yiddish (in English), heading to Factory Theatre for its Canadian premiere for one week only - from Tuesday May 23 (opening night) to Sunday May 28!  Tickets are on sale now with special Earlybird Pricing if booked prior to May 1st! (more...)

David Byrne Opens Inaugural BRIC OPEN Festival
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Lineup Features a Wide Range of Celebrated Artists and Artistic Compaanies in Innovative Programs (more...)

BWW Feature: The Original Stage and Screen Cast of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: Where are They Now?
by Rachel Crawford - Mar 26, 2017

The first BEAUTY AND THE BEAST came out in 1991 and starred both new and veteran actors and actresses. The Disney classic was so successful it transferred to the stage only three years later and had an exceptional run on Broadway for over 10 years. The talented actors of both stage and screen have gone on to add other great roles to their list of credits. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: CRIMES OF THE HEART Uncovers The Magrath Sisters' Unspoken Secrets With Heart And Humour
by Jade Kops - Mar 25, 2017

Beth Henley's 1981 Pulitzer Prize winning CRIMES OF THE HEART delves into the tragedy riddled lives of three sisters, highlighting the importance of remembering that people have their own secret stories and not everything is as they first appear. (more...)

Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Australia You Might Have Missed 3/24 - Wicked Storms Sydney and More!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Check out the top stories from Australia you might have missed this week and more! Wicked Storms Sydney and More! (more...)

Leah Remini & Kevin James to Reunite on 2-Part Season Finale of KEVIN CAN WAIT on CBS
by TV News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Leah Remini will reunite with her former TV husband, Kevin James, when she guest stars in the two-part first season finale of the #1 new comedy KEVIN CAN WAIT, Monday, May 1 and Monday, May 8 (more...)

First Look: Titan's Exciting New Production of TWELFTH NIGHT Takes the Stage
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Titan Theatre Company opens the final production of its 2016-17 season tonight! Shakespeare's romantic comedy TWELFTH NIGHT will begin performances now through April 9th at the Queens Theatre, and BroadwayWorld has the first look the highly anticipated production below! (more...)


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TITICUT FOLLIES: THE BALLET World Premiere Set for NYU Skirball Center
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Titicut Follies: The Ballet, a world premiere ballet choreographed by James Sewell and inspired by Frederick Wiseman's startling 1967 documentary, will run for three performances, April 28 - 30, 2017 at NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. Titicut Follies: The Ballet will be performed by the James Sewell Ballet, with an original score by Lenny Pickett. (more...)

David Byrne, Ronald K. Brown, Theater of War and More Set for BRIC OPEN FESTIVAL Next Month in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

BRIC, Brooklyn's leading provider of free cultural programs, has announced the inaugural BRIC OPEN Festival, which will activate spaces throughout BRIC Arts | Media House, BRIC's 40,000 sf. home in Downtown Brooklyn, the weekend of April 27 - 30. (more...)

Jessie Galante New Album 'The Show Must Go On' to Be Released 5/12
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

The cross-continental produced CD 'The Show Must Go On' takes soul rock singer Jessie Galante on new journey in honor of late husband double platinum producer Larry Swist (more...)

Three Rooms Press presents MAY DAY 2: PUNK ALL STARS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Three Rooms Press presents a one night only event: PUNK ALL-STARS, the NYC book launch for "PUNK AVENUE: Inside the New York City Underground 1972-1982," a memoir by NYC punk scene insider Phil Marcade. The event will feature live performances by Phil Marcade (The Senders) backed by The Rousers + Friends including Steve Shevlin, Barry Ryan, Danny Ray, JF Vergel, as well as performances by The Waldos (feat. Walter Lure from The Heartbreakers), Lenny Kaye, Andy Shernoff (The Dictators), Lynne Von, Daddy Long Legs, plus a conversation with Marcade and Legs McNeil (author of punk oral history Please Kill Me), along with a slew of very special guests. Copies of PUNK AVENUE will be available for purchase and signing at the event. (more...)

The York Theatre Company Announces Cast and Creative Team For MARRY HARRY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director; Evans Haile, Interim Executive Director; David McCoy, Chairman of the Board), dedicated to the development of new musicals and the preservation of musical gems from the past, announces the Off-Broadway premiere of the new musical Marry Harry, with book by Jennifer Robbins (Hudson River Blues) and music and lyrics by Dan Martin and Michael Biello (In My Body, The Cousins Grimm). (more...)

Michele Pawk, Jonathan Hadary, Lenny Wolpe to Lead Project Shaw's YOU NEVER CAN TELL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Gingold Theatrical Group's Project Shaw, under the leadership of Artistic Director David Staller, continues its 12th Season when it presents its 122nd concert presentation with Shaw's 1897 romantic comedy of errors You Never Can Tell on Monday, April 17 at 7pm, at Symphony Space's Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). (more...)

Tom Gleadow and Brandon Whitehead to Star in INHERIT THE WIND at Ocean State Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Ocean State Theatre Company (OSTC), currently celebrating its fifth season in its comfortable stadium-style theatre in Warwick, presents Jerome Lawrence and Robert Edwin Lee's Tony Award-winning play, Inherit the Wind, which will run at Ocean State Theatre from March 29 - April 16. (more...)

Photo Flash: Epic Theatre Company Presents BOGIE AND BACALL: GOODBYE AND HURRY BACK
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2017

Epic Theatre Company proudly presents the World Premiere of 'Bogie and Bacall: Goodbye and Hurry Back' by Lenny Schwartz. It's the behind-the-scenes story of one of Hollywood's most famous couples: Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. The play is part of Epic's New Work Series which deals with Hollywood and fame. (more...)

OF MICE AND MEN to Open This Month at Holmdel Theatre Group
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

The Holmdel Theatre Company has announced its upcoming run of John Steinbeck's heartbreaking American classic, Of Mice and Men, opening March 24 and concluding April 8 at the Duncan Smith Theater. (more...)

Ashley D. Kelley & Britton Smith to Lead New Musical BELLA: AN AMERICAN TALL TALE at Playwrights Horizons; Cast Complete!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

Playwrights Horizons has announced complete casting for BELLA: AN AMERICAN TALL TALE, the co-world premiere of a new musical with book, music and lyrics by Obie Award winner Kirsten Childs (The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin at Playwrights, Miracle Brothers).  (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI at Donmar Warehouse
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

Chicago! A city of jazz and gangsters, prohibition and poverty. Amongst the murk of the Great Depression, there's room for a small time crook like Arturo Ui to make a name for himself. (more...)

Cast Announced for Alan Ayckbourn's HOUSE and GARDEN at The Watermill Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

The Watermill Theatre announces the cast of Alan Ayckbourn's duo of comedies, House and Garden, two major productions at the heart of the theatre's 50th anniversary celebrations. (more...)

BWW Review: MR. BURNS – A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY at Space Theatre, Adelaide Festival Centre
by Barry Lenny - Apr 28, 2017

Mr. Burns - A Post-Electric Play is a trip into surrealism, a walk on the wildly bizarre side. (more...)

Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Australia You Might Have Missed 4/28 - KINKY BOOTS and More!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Australia You Might Have Missed 4/28 - KINKY BOOTS and More! (more...)

Photo Flash: The Bells Are Ringing! First Look at David Spadora, Lenny Wolpe, Robin Skye and More in MARRY HARRY at York Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

The York Theatre Company, dedicated to the development of new musicals and the preservation of musical gems from the past, presents the Off-Broadway premiere of the new musical Marry Harry, with book by Jennifer Robbins (Hudson River Blues) and music and lyrics by Dan Martin and Michael Biello (In My Body, The Cousins Grimm). Performances began April 25, 2017 at for a limited engagement through Sunday, May 21, 2017 at the York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). Opening night is Thursday, May 4, 2017, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Joe Mantegna to Direct Ronnie Marmo in I AM NOT A COMEDIAN...I'M LENNY BRUCE at Theatre 68
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

Ronnie Marmo and Theatre 68, with the blessings of Kitty Bruce (daughter of the late Lenny Bruce), along with The Lenny Bruce Foundation, are thrilled to announce Joe Mantegna has agreed to direct "I'M NOT A COMEDIAN…I'M Lenny BRUCE"  - The World Premiere show stars Ronnie Marmo as Lenny Bruce, and is set to open at Theatre 68 on June 23, 2017.  (more...)

The Theatre Group at SBCC Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

The Theatre Group at SBCC is excited to announce the 2017-2018 season of plays.  We open the season July 14-29, 2017 in the Garvin Theatre with the sparkling musical, HIGH SOCIETY , music and lyrics by Cole Porter, book by Arthur Kopit, based on the play The Philadelphia Story by Philip Barry. (more...)

Fort Bend County Hosts COUTURE FOR A CAUSE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

Back in 2009, The American Cancer Society was looking for a way to bring a different funding event to Fort Bend County. They already had a ball and a golf tournament, this one needed to be more community driven. Behind the leadership of chairs Scott & KK West, Couture for the Cause was born. (more...)

HBO to Debut 2017 ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY, 4/29
by TV News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

ELO, Joan Baez, Yes, Tupac Shakur, Journey and Pearl Jam are the inductees in the exclusive HBO special 2017 ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY, debuting SATURDAY, APRIL 29 (8:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). (more...)

Jenny Sealey and Paulette Randall Appointed Ovalhouse Patrons to Support Move to Brixton
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

It was announced today that artistic director of Graeae (the UK's leading disabled led theatre company), Jenny Sealey MBE and acclaimed theatre director and associate director of the 2012 London Olympics opening ceremony, Paulette Randall MBE will join former James Bond Pierce Brosnan OBE and The Kumars at No 42 star Sanjeev Bhaskar OBE as patrons of the legendary South London arts centre Ovalhouse. Together they will front the campaign to raise funds for the venue's new home in Brixton, which is expected to open in 2019. (more...)

Photo Coverage: On the Purple Carpet for Opening Night of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
by Walter McBride - Apr 24, 2017

The new Broadway musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory opened just last night at Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street). BroadwayWolrd was on hand for the special night and we're taking you to the red purple carpet below! (more...)

Tammy Pescatelli and Dean Delray to Headline Comedy Works This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

Tammy Pescatelli and Dean Delray are headed to Comedy Works this weekend. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Performances Begin Tomorrow for the Off-Broadway Premiere of MARRY HARRY at the York Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director; Evans Haile, Interim Executive Director; David McCoy, Chairman of the Board), dedicated to the development of new musicals and the preservation of musical gems from the past, presents the Off-Broadway premiere of the new musical Marry Harry, with book by Jennifer Robbins (Hudson River Blues) and music and lyrics by Dan Martin and Michael Biello (In My Body, The Cousins Grimm). (more...)

BWW Review: THE SCREWTAPE LETTERS at Bakehouse Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Apr 22, 2017

A comical play that appeals to anybody, no matter what your religious views. (more...)

BWW Review: CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA AND I PAGLIACCI at Adelaide Festival Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Apr 21, 2017

These magnificent operas have a shorter than usual run, so hurry to buy your tickets. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Epic Theatre Company's THE HOMECOMING
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

Epic Theatre Company will present a limited run of Harold Pinter's twisted and triumphant comedy 'The Homecoming.' Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast in costume! (more...)

Daydream Theatre Co Presents BARRY WEINTRAUB: LEGACY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2017

Daydream Theatre Company and The Arctic Playhouse are proud to present the world premiere is the play Barry Weintraub: Legacy, Written and directed by Lenny Schwartz, opening on April 13, 2017 and running April 14, 15, 21, 22, 27,28, 29 2017 all at 8pm. The play runs at the Arctic Playhouse, 117 Washington St, West Warwick RI 02893. Tickets are 10 Dollars online at Smarttix and 15 dollars at the door.  (more...)

Victor Goines to Perform with the NYYS Jazz Band at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

Saxophonist and clarinetist Victor Goines joins director Andy Clausen and the New York Youth Symphony Jazz Band for its season finale on Sunday, May 7th at the Appel Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center at 3:30pm. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Michele Pawk, Lenny Wolpe & More Take Bows in Project Shaw's YOU NEVER CAN TELL
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Apr 18, 2017

Gingold Theatrical Group's Project Shaw, under the leadership of Artistic Director David Staller, continued its 12th Season when it presents its 122nd concert presentation with Shaw's 1897 romantic comedy of errors You Never Can Tell last night, April 17 at 7pm, at Symphony Space's Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). (more...)

BWW Interview: Curt Huegel Owner of HOST RESTAURANTS in NYC
by Marina Kennedy - Apr 16, 2017

Broadwayworld.com interviewed Curt Huegel, the owner of Host Restaurants in New York City. Huegel's passion for hospitality and keen eye for business has defined his career for over 25 years. (more...)

Just Off Broadway to Stage East Coast Premiere of Reginald Rose's DEAR FRIENDS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

Just Off Broadway presents the East Coast Premiere of Dear Friends, a drama from the Emmy award winning film and television author who gave us 12 Angry Men, Reginald Rose. Dear Friends is currently in rehearsal and runs ONE WEEKEND from April 18-21, 2017. (more...)

Deb Filler to Bring I DID IT MY WAY IN YIDDISH (in English) to New York City
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

The internationally-renowned comic performer, musician and writer Deb Filler returns to New York with her new one-woman show, I Did It My Way in Yiddish (in English), heading to Metropolitan Room for its US premiere for one night only - from THURSDAY May 4! (more...)

Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Australia You Might Have Missed 4/14 - TITANIC and More!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

Check out the top stories from Australia you might have missed this week and more! TITANIC and More! (more...)

Photo Coverage: York Theatre Company's MARRY HARRY Meets the Press!
by Jennifer Broski - Apr 13, 2017

Below, meet the cast and creative team of the Off-Broadway premiere production of the new musical Marry Harry, with book by Jennifer Robbins (Hudson River Blues) and music and lyrics by Dan Martin and Michael Biello (In My Body, The Cousins Grimm)! (more...)

Prince's Paisley Park Announces Exciting Events For Celebration 2017
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

Prince's Paisley Park in Chanhassen, Minnesota has announced a broad list of exciting speakers and performers participating in Celebration 2017. Taking place April 20-23 at Prince's historic recording sanctuary outside Minneapolis, the event will honor the life and legacy of the music icon Prince Rogers Nelson.  (more...)

Village Playwrights Announce Upcoming Events
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

The Village Playwright meet from 8 pm to 10 pm at the LGBT Community Center, 208 W. 13th St., NYC. Check out their upcoming events below! (more...)

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