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Sneak Peek: Bravo to Premiere New Scripted Series IMPOSTERS, 2/7
by TV News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Bravo Media sets the premiere date for its new original, scripted series IMPOSTERS (previously announced as 'My So Called Wife'), debuting Tuesday, February 7 at 10pm (more...)

Patti Smith to Perform Classic Album 'Horses' at Playhouse Square 3/12
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

Do you know how to Pony?  In the fall of 1975, Patti Smith gathered her band in Electric Lady Studios in New York City to record her debut album, Horses.  Released November 10 of that year by Arista Records, it has come to be regarded as a seminal and landmark recording that continues to have resonance and relevance for succeeding generations of musicians and artists. (more...)

Scoop: FREQUENCY Season Finale on THE CW - Wednesday, January 25, 2017
by - Jan 6, 2017

Get all the scoop on FREQUENCY Season Finale, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, January 25, 2017! (more...)

DRAGON SLAYER THE MUSICAL Adds Show at New York Theatre Festival's Winterfest
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Due to popular demand, Tony Scialli's world premiere musical The Dragon Slayer will get and additional performance on Saturday, January 21 at 3:30pm as part of Winterfest at the 2017 New York Theatre Festival. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Supermodel Naomi Campbell Appears on FOX's STAR Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Catch the return of STAR on FOX when Naomi Campbell joins Queen Latifah, Benjamin Bratt and Lenny Kravitz. (more...)

PGA Arts Center to Present Live Theatre in Palm Beach Gardens in 2017
by Carol Kassie - Jan 3, 2017

Palm Beach Gardens will add live theatre to its ever-growing cultural landscape when the PGA Arts Center opens its doors in late January.  Veteran producers Philip Roger Roy and Dana Matthow have taken a multi-year lease on the PGA Cinemas, located at 4076 PGA Boulevard in Palm Beach Gardens, and are in the process of converting two of the building's six auditoria to accommodate live productions. The two theatres will seat 260 and 280 patrons respectively.  They plan to adapt a third space - which will seat approximately 160, and be available for rentals - within the next year. (more...)

CRIMES OF THE HEART Opens January 13 at City Theatre Austin
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

City Theatre Austin will present Beth Henley's Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the dysfunctional Magrath family, as the company kicks off the 2017 theatre season. (more...)

Unpublished Mark Twain Children's Book to be Completed and Released by Random House, 9/26
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Doubleday Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, has acquired a never-before-published Mark Twain children's story, it was announced today by Mallory Loehr, Senior Vice President & Publisher of the Random House/Golden Books, Doubleday, and Crown Books for Young Readers Group. The story, a fairy tale left unfinished by Twain, will be brought to life by author Philip Stead and illustrator Erin Stead, the creators of the Caldecott Medal–winning A Sick Day for Amos McGee. The book, THE PURLOINING OF PRINCE OLEOMARGARINE, was acquired and edited by Frances Gilbert, Associate Publishing Director, Random House Books for Young Readers, from Tina Wexler at ICM, representing the Mark Twain House & Museum, and Emily van Beek at Folio Jr., representing the author/illustrator team. (more...)

Donmar Warehouse Announces Full Casting For LIMEHOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

The Donmar Warehouse today announces full casting for playwright Steve Waters' searing new drama Limehouse. The play imagines what happened when the 'Gang of Four' met in 1981 to break away from the Labour party and form the SDP. (more...)

Jean Luc Ponty Band to Play Boulder Theater This June
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Legendary French violinist Jean Luc Ponty and his band will be bringing their 'Atlantic Years' tour to the US beginning late May 2017, including a stop at the Boulder Theater on June 14, 2017. (more...)

Scoop: THE YOUNG POPE on HBO - February Episodes
by TV Scoop - Jan 19, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE YOUNG POPE on HBO - February Episodes (more...)

Maria Friedman to Make Feinstein's/54 Below Solo Debut with LENNY & STEVE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Three-time Olivier Award winner Maria Friedman makes her Feinstein's/54 Below solo debut this fall with shows on September 19, 20, 21, 22 and 23 at 7pm. (more...)

Scoop: FREQUENCY Season Finale on THE CW - Wednesday, January 25, 2017
by - Jan 19, 2017

Get all the scoop on FREQUENCY Season Finale, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, January 25, 2017! (more...)

BWW Review: Boys to Baghdad - Rory Sheriff
by Vickie Evans - Jan 18, 2017

Award-Winning Stage Play Boys To Baghdad, written by Rory D. Sheriff Gives A Glimpse Into Military Life From Basic Training To Desert Storm. (more...)

City Theatre Austin presents CRIMES OF THE HEART
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Even an imperfect family is family enough. This rings true in Beth Henley's Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy, spinning the zany story of a dysfunctional southern family, told with passion, loads of humor, and a heck of a lot of heart. Each Magrath sister is at a turning point in her life - back together in the scorching heat of Hazlehurst, Mississippi. Lenny, the eldest, never left their childhood home, and is without a romantic prospect in sight. Her sax playing little sister, Babe, faces jail time for shooting her abusive husband. And Meg, the middle sister, has returned home, leaving behind a fading attempt at a singing career and now facing so many memories that she cannot run from. (more...)

Night of Live Comedy Comes to Jaffrey at Their New Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

The new River Street Theatre in Jaffrey, a project of The Park Theatre, will present the A Night of Comedy at Mount Monadnock with three award-winning comedians on the evening of January 23rd. (more...)

Scoop: STAR on FOX - Wednesday, January 18, 2017
by - Jan 16, 2017

Get all the scoop on STAR, airing on FOX on Wednesday, January 18, 2017! (more...)

French Violinist Jean Luc Ponty to Tour the U.S. This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Legendary French violinist Jean Luc Ponty and his band will be bringing their 'Atlantic Years' tour to the US beginning late May 2017.  (more...)

Award-Winning ANGEL Will Return to Holden Street Theatres
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2017

After winning Best Theatre at last year's Adelaide Fringe with Echoes, two-time Fringe First Winner Henry Naylor returns to the Holden Street Theatres (34 Holden Street, Hindmarsh) from 14 February until 19 March for the 2017 Adelaide Fringe with his latest play set in the Middle East, Angel. (more...)

Birdland Jazz Club Announces February 2017 Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Birdland will kick-off their exciting month of programming with the following acts: (more...)

Theatre Classic CRIMES OF THE HEART Comes to The Gladstone
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Three Sisters Theatre Company, Ottawa's own indie theatre company dedicated to promoting local opportunities for women in theatre, opens its second show this season with Beth Henley's classic Crimes of the Heart, February 9 at The Gladstone Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: Maltz Jupiter Theatre Presents THE PRODUCERS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

The Maltz Jupiter Theatre has just the solution for you this season with the hit Broadway blockbuster The Producers, set to take the Theatre by storm January 10 through 29. (more...)

Cast Announced For Rose Theatre Kingston's Adaptation Of Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan Novels
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Rose Theatre Kingston today announces the cast for the world premiere of My Brilliant Friend, a two-part adaptation of Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan quartet of novels which have become a global literary sensation.  (more...)

Black Coffee Production Announces Casting For The First FRESH GRIND FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Black Coffee Productions (BCP) is proud to announce the casting of their first Fresh Grind Festival which will showcase ten staged readings of new works. A diverse group of forty-three actors has been cast including two time Grammy Nominee Martha Wash, who is well known for the multi platinum single, 'It's Raining Men.' Wash will lead the cast in the zombie parody, I Want to Eat Brains (or the Day I Killed All My Friends). The eclectic mix of actor's credits range from regional, off-off Broadway to Broadway, and National television credits. Other notable casting includes Jeremy Villas in The Bishops. Villas is currently performing as Young Lola in Kinky Boots on Broadway. (more...)

LumaSense Introduces MCL640 Thermal Imaging Camera with Better Resolution and Expanded Lens Options
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

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Photo Flash: Theatreworks Silicon Valley Presents CRIMES OF THE HEART
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley continues its 2016/2017 season with Beth Henley's brilliantly imaginative tale of relationships, Crimes of the Heart. Three hard-luck sisters reunite in their small, pitiless Mississippi hometown, each nursing her own grudge. In a hurricane of hilarity and hurt, Lenny is turning 30, Meg is fresh from rehab, and Babe is out on bail. The boundaries of sisterhood are put to the test as each sibling comes to terms with her dreams gone awry.  (more...)

It's NO HOLDS BARRED When Comedian Lenny Clarke Returns to Capitol Center 1/13
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

Comedian Lenny Clarke returns to the historic Capitol Center for the Arts in Downtown Concord on Friday, January 13, 2017 at 8PM with his "No Holds Barred" standup comedy tour. Tickets are $30, plus any applicable fees for phone/Internet sales. (more...)

Sneak Peek - Tribute to James Brown Among Season 10 Line-Up for TV One's UNSUNG
by TV News Desk - Dec 8, 2016

This New Year, TV One's longest-running and award-winning series, UNSUNG, will launch its tenth season with a hot new line-up of the music and stories behind an influential collection of talented Soul, Hip Hop and R&B artists (more...)

Watch Four All-New Sneak Peeks at STAR, Premiering on FOX 12/14
by TV News Desk - Dec 8, 2016

Below, watch four all-new sneak peeks at STAR, premiering Dec. 14 @9/8c on FOX. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - New FX Drama LEGION, Premiering 2/8
by TV News Desk - Dec 6, 2016

LEGIONn, the highly-anticipated new drama series from Noah Hawley, will premiere on FX on Wednesday, February 8 at 10 PM ET/PT. (more...)

Scoop: THE YOUNG POPE on HBO on NBC - Sunday, January 15, 2017
by TV Scoop - Dec 5, 2016

Get all the scoop on THE YOUNG POPE on HBO, airing on NBC on Sunday, January 15, 2017! (more...)

BWW Review: SINGIN' IN THE RAIN at Adelaide Festival Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Dec 5, 2016

This is a highly exuberant and top quality production. (more...)

Scoop: FREQUENCY on THE CW - Wednesday, January 18, 2017
by - Dec 29, 2016

Get all the scoop on FREQUENCY, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, January 18, 2017! (more...)

Tony Scialli Presents DRAGON SLAYER THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2016

Tony Scialli's musical The Dragon Slayer, directed by Andrea Andresakis with musical direction by Kenneth McQueen III, will get its world premiere as part of Winterfest at the 2017 New York Theatre Festival.  The show will get three initial performances between January 9 - 14, 2017 at the Hudson Guild Theatre (459 West 26 Street). Tickets are $18 and can be purchase by visiting http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2717927  (more...)

Stephen Petronio Company Buys 'Crows Nest' Catskill Mountains Property for $1.3 Million
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2016

In an act that will secure the Company's legacy and provide a creative home for dance, Stephen Petronio Company has purchased Crows Nest, a 175-acre property in the Catskill Mountains. (more...)

First Night's Top Ten of 2017 Announced in Music City
by Jeffrey Ellis - Dec 28, 2016

First Night's Top Ten of 2017 - critic Jeffrey Ellis' annual review of the best in Tennessee theater - were revealed tonight during a live Facebook broadcast at 7:30 p.m. (CST), with Actor's Bridge Ensemble and Studio Tenn/TPAC leading the nods in this year's listing of categories. (more...)

Scoop: FREQUENCY on THE CW - Wednesday, January 11, 2017
by - Dec 23, 2016

Get all the scoop on FREQUENCY, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, January 11, 2017! (more...)

Al Di Meola's ELEGANT GYPSY 40th Anniversary Tour to Stop at Paramount Hudson Valley
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2016

Al Di Meola's Elegant Gypsy, 40th Anniversary Tour 2017, will stop at Paramount Hudson Valley on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 7:00 pm. (more...)

BWW Review: CHICA CHICA ELECTRICA'S IN THE DUST CD Review
by Barry Lenny - Dec 21, 2016

This album was a year in the making and the result is a well-rehearsed and exciting new collection of music from a great band with an ever growing following of enthusiastic fans. (more...)

Theatreworks Silicon Valley Presents CRIMES OF THE HEART
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2016

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley continues its 2016/2017 season with Beth Henley's brilliantly imaginative tale of relationships, Crimes of the Heart. Three hard-luck sisters reunite in their small, pitiless Mississippi hometown, each nursing her own grudge. In a hurricane of hilarity and hurt, Lenny is turning 30, Meg is fresh from rehab, and Babe is out on bail. The boundaries of sisterhood are put to the test as each sibling comes to terms with her dreams gone awry. The New York Timessaid Crimes of the Heart "overflows with infectious high spirits." This Pulitzer Prize and NY Drama Critics Circle Award-winning play will be directed by Giovanna Sardelli. Crimes of the Heart will have performances January 11 - February 5, 2017 at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St, Mountain View. For tickets ($31-$80) and information the public may visit TheatreWorks.org or call (650) 463-1960. (more...)

THE PRODUCERS Takes the Maltz Jupiter Theatre Stage in January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2016

So you wanna be a producer? (more...)

BWW Cooks: Feeding Foodie Friends and Relations This Christmas
by Marakay Rogers - Dec 19, 2016

Your persnickety hipster cousin is visiting. You don't have to worry. You can cook exactly what he really wants to eat, without sweating it. (more...)

Tony Scialli's DRAGON SLAYER THE MUSICAL Gets World Premiere This January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2016

Tony Scialli's musical The Dragon Slayer, directed by Andrea Andresakis with musical direction by Kenneth McQueen III, will get its world premiere as part of Winterfest at the 2017 New York Theatre Festival.  (more...)

VIDEO: Can't Wait for More STAR? Watch Sneak Peek at Next All-New Episode
by TV News Desk - Dec 15, 2016

Can't wait for more STAR on FOX? Below, watch a first look at what's to come in the new series. The show returns on Wednesday, Jan. 4th at 9/8c. (more...)

Photo Flash: Chris Colfer & More At DREAMGIRLS London Opening
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

Sonia Friedman Productions presents the long-awaited UK premiere of Dreamgirls, opening tonight 14 December 2016 and running at the Savoy Theatre until 6 May 2017. (more...)

CBS Announces Elite Team of Investigators for New Competition Series HUNTED
by TV News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

CBS today announced the elite team of Command Center investigators coordinating the 100,000 square mile manhunt for the nine teams who are on the run as fugitives in HUNTED. (more...)

TheatreWorks to Kick Off the New Year with CRIMES OF THE HEART
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2016

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley continues its 2016/2017 season with Beth Henley's brilliantly imaginative tale of relationships, Crimes of the Heart. (more...)

CELEBRATING DAVID BOWIE Announces Second and Final Sydney Performance 30/1/2017
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2016

There is only one David Bowie celebration concert you really need to see.  Just one. This one! And thanks to the huge response to the pre sale, Celebrating David Bowie have announced a 2nd and final chance to see this amazing show at the Sydney Opera House on Monday, 30 January, 2017 with tickets on sale NOW. (more...)

Original Series Star Gabrielle Carteris to Appear at 90210! THE MUSICAL! Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Gabrielle Carteris, who starred as the rich at knowledge but poor at money, chief editor of the award winning publication West Beverly Blaze Andrea Zuckerman on Beverly Hills, 90210, will be making special appearances at 90210! The Musical! on Thursday, December 15 and Friday, December 16. Carteris will host the performances, meet with fans, take photos and sign autographs. (more...)

Celebrating David Bowie Tour Announces Sydney Show!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

To honour David Bowie's 70th birthday, Bowie band members, friends and an ensemble of top recording and touring musicians from around the world are getting together for a one-time only series of global concerts, called Celebrating David Bowie.  (more...)

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