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CALM BEFORE THE STORM by Logan Hicks and Beau StantonOpens at Highline Loft on 10/17CALM BEFORE THE STORM by Logan Hicks and Beau StantonOpens at Highline Loft on 10/17
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2015

Opening Saturday October 17th, 'Calm Before the Storm' by Logan Hicks and Beau Stanton, curated by myself and Natalie Kates at the Highline Loft. This will be my most grandiose project of the year, I hope you can make it to one of our events during the exhibition. (more...)

ACT Announces New Staff, PromotionsACT Announces New Staff, Promotions
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2015

A Contemporary Theatre announces new staff and promotions as well as its first Kenan Directing Fellow to finish out its 50th anniversary year. ACT is committed to excellence in the field of live performance with a mission of raising consciousness through theatre. Executive Director Carlo Scandiuzzi is elated to welcome new staff to the ACT Team and existing staff to new roles within the company. (more...)

Patti Murin, Orfeh, Tracie Thoms and More Theatre Stars Share Twitter Reactions to Wins, Snubs and More at 2015 Emmy Awards!!Patti Murin, Orfeh, Tracie Thoms and More Theatre Stars Share Twitter Reactions to Wins, Snubs and More at 2015 Emmy Awards!!
by Matt Smith - Sep 20, 2015

BROOKLYN NINE-NINE's Andy Samberg hosted the Emmys on September 20th, 2015. BWW presents a roundup of the Twitter reactions from all your favorite Broadway stars, who shared their thoughts on wins, snubs, nominees, fashion, and other thoughts throughout TV's biggest night! Enjoy!  (more...)

Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Dutin Hoffman, and More Remember Mike NicholsMeryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Dutin Hoffman, and More Remember Mike Nichols
by Sally Henry - Sep 12, 2015

Last November, the Broadway community mourned the loss of acclaimed director, producer, writer, and performer Mike Nichols, who passed away at age 83. Vanity Fair collected a thorough oral history of the EGOT-winner, as told in anecdotes and fond memories from film stars like Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, and Dustin Hoffman. See what these stars had to say about Nichols as a director and friend! (more...)

Siempre Mujer and The Museum of Latin American Art Host Second-Annual Day of the Dead Fundraising Gala Paying Tribute to the Memory and Music of SelenaSiempre Mujer and The Museum of Latin American Art Host Second-Annual Day of the Dead Fundraising Gala Paying Tribute to the Memory and Music of Selena
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2015

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Terrence Benjamin Samuel Jr Announces STRANGE LUVTerrence Benjamin Samuel Jr Announces STRANGE LUV
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2015

In 'Strange Luv' (published by AuthorHouse), the author Terrence Benjamin Samuel Jr creates a truly engrossing read based on his own experiences on love and life. (more...)

MCCC Gallery to Feature Local Artists in ART SERVED UP TRENTON STYLE, 10/13-29MCCC Gallery to Feature Local Artists in ART SERVED UP TRENTON STYLE, 10/13-29
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2015

The Gallery at Mercer County Community College (MCCC) presents 'Art Served Up Trenton Style,' an exhibition of works from the Trenton Artists Workshop Association (TAWA) and the SAGE Coalition. The show runs from Tuesday, Oct. 13 to Thursday, Oct. 29, with an opening reception to be held Wednesday, Oct. 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2015

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Public Theater Sets 12th Annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL LineupPublic Theater Sets 12th Annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2015

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) announced the exciting international line-up today for the 12th annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL, running January 6-17, 2016. (more...)

Tracy Morgan Headed to bergenPAC in 2016Tracy Morgan Headed to bergenPAC in 2016
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2015

New shows on sale this week at bergenPAC: Tracy Morgan: Picking Up The Pieces, Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 8PM. Tickets go on sale Friday, October 23, 2015 at 11AM at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling bergenPAC's Box Office at 201.227.1030. (more...)

CALM BEFORE THE STORM by Logan Hicks and Beau StantonOpens at Highline Loft TonightCALM BEFORE THE STORM by Logan Hicks and Beau StantonOpens at Highline Loft Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2015

Opening tonight, October 17th, 'Calm Before the Storm' by Logan Hicks and Beau Stanton, curated by myself and Natalie Kates at the Highline Loft. This will be my most grandiose project of the year, I hope you can make it to one of our events during the exhibition. (more...)

Lori Zimmer and Natalie Kates to Display CALM BEFORE THE STORM, TodayLori Zimmer and Natalie Kates to Display CALM BEFORE THE STORM, Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2015

Curators Lori Zimmer and Natalie Kates are pleased to present “Calm Before the Storm,” a two-person show by Logan Hicks and Beau Stanton, which opens October 17th from 7-9pm at the Highline Loft.  Taking inspiration from nautical superstition, flood myths, classical paintings, life changing events and the modern issue of rising seas, the artists have created new paintings, multiples, and a site-specific installation of a reconstructed ship and captain's study. A special print release party with 1xRun will take over the space on October 22nd. In honor of Halloween, the show will conclude with a costume party, “Sailors, Sirens and Sea Monsters”, in honor of maritime folklore on October 28th. The exhibition and installation will be set to an original score by Luv Jonez. (more...)

Kranium Announces Release of New Special Project 'Rumors'Kranium Announces Release of New Special Project 'Rumors'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2015

Atlantic's international dancehall recording artist Kranium has officially announced the release of his new special project. 'RUMORS' arrives everywhere tomorrow, Friday October 16th but is available for pre-order here. (more...)

MCCC Gallery Features Local Artists in ART SERVED UP TRENTON STYLE, Now thru 10/29MCCC Gallery Features Local Artists in ART SERVED UP TRENTON STYLE, Now thru 10/29
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2015

The Gallery at Mercer County Community College (MCCC) presents 'Art Served Up Trenton Style,' an exhibition of works from the Trenton Artists Workshop Association (TAWA) and the SAGE Coalition. The show runs from today, Oct. 13 to Thursday, Oct. 29, with an opening reception to be held Wednesday, Oct. 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. (more...)

Allegro Announces Partnership with Southwest Airlines to Optimize Fuel ManagementAllegro Announces Partnership with Southwest Airlines to Optimize Fuel Management
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2015

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Allegro Announces Partnership with Southwest Airlines to Optimize Fuel ManagementAllegro Announces Partnership with Southwest Airlines to Optimize Fuel Management
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2015

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Allegro Announces Partnership with Southwest Airlines to Optimize Fuel ManagementAllegro Announces Partnership with Southwest Airlines to Optimize Fuel Management
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2015

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Special Memorial Service for Acclaimed Director Mike Nichols In the WorksSpecial Memorial Service for Acclaimed Director Mike Nichols In the Works
by TV News Desk - Oct 12, 2015

Lorne Michaels, Brian Lourd, and Barry Diller are currently involved in planning the long overdue event (more...)

The BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival' Returns On Saturday, November 21The BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival' Returns On Saturday, November 21
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2015

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Meryl Streep, Nathan Lane & More Set for Mike Nichols Memorial Service; SPAMALOT's Eric Idle, John Cleese to PerformMeryl Streep, Nathan Lane & More Set for Mike Nichols Memorial Service; SPAMALOT's Eric Idle, John Cleese to Perform
by Jessica Khan - Nov 3, 2015

Now, Elaine May has joined the lineup of hosts. Monty Python's Eric Idle and John Cleese are also set to perform (hopefully selections from SPAMALOT!), with readings and other music also planned. (more...)

WatchTheDuck Releases New EP, 'THE TROJAN HORSE'WatchTheDuck Releases New EP, 'THE TROJAN HORSE'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2015

WatchTheDuck delivers their highly anticipated new EP, The Trojan Horse. Out now on DIM MAK / Epic Records, the seven-track project is available for purchase on iTunes here and for streaming on Spotify here. (more...)

Elaine May to Helm PBS Documentary on Mike Nichols; Hanks, Streep & More to AppearElaine May to Helm PBS Documentary on Mike Nichols; Hanks, Streep & More to Appear
by Movies News Desk - Nov 2, 2015

May has directed the first documentary about her former partner, American Masters: Mike Nichols (w.t.), premiering Friday, January 29, 2016, on PBS (check local listings) to launch the 30 th anniversary season of THIRTEEN's American Masters series. (more...)

Andrea Pinkey Ferguson Shares SWEET HARVESTAndrea Pinkey Ferguson Shares SWEET HARVEST
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2015

Inspired by her experiences in life and work, author-poet Andrea Pinkey Ferguson shares her thoughts and observations of the world in her new book, 'Sweet Harvest' (published by Trafford Publishing). This is the second book in the collection of 'Luv Dat Poems.' Ferguson aims to instill insight, rekindle hope and inspiration into readers as they follow the beauty of the poetic words that plays out her visions. Her words produce a roller coaster of emotions with melody so sweet that no music is needed in order to feel the vibes. It is a book of poetry for everyone, with words of encouragement and prayers that will help with the rebuilding of spiritual wellness. (more...)

Rennie Harris Returns to the New Vic with LUV: AMERICAN-STYLE, Now thru 5/17Rennie Harris Returns to the New Vic with LUV: AMERICAN-STYLE, Now thru 5/17
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2015

?Alvin Ailey Award recipient and renowned choreographer Dr. Rennie Harris (RHAW, New Vic 2013; Legends of Hip-Hop, New Vic 2004, 2006; Puremovement, New Vic 1999) returns with his company of young performers, Rennie Harris Awe-inspiring Works (RHAW), in Luv: American-Style running at The New Victory Theater today, May 8-17. Popping and locking to a soundtrack of chart-topping rock, the talented performers use dance and dialogue to portray one young man's struggle with identity, love and justice. (more...)

Greenway Arts Alliance Presents 70th Anniversary Revival of THE GLASS MENAGERIE, Now thru 6/14Greenway Arts Alliance Presents 70th Anniversary Revival of THE GLASS MENAGERIE, Now thru 6/14
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2015

Greenway Arts Alliance presents a 70th Anniversary production of one of the greatest plays of all time, THE GLASS MENAGERIE, by Tennessee Williams and directed by Jack Heller. (more...)

Scott Woldman, Julie Isaacson, DEAR DAD and More Set for Short Story Theatre, 6/11Scott Woldman, Julie Isaacson, DEAR DAD and More Set for Short Story Theatre, 6/11
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

Short Story Theatre presents stories that ring true because they are true. The next storytelling event is on Thursday, June 11, at 7:00 p.m. at The Alley, 210 Green Bay Rd. in Highwood. (more...)

Diane Sawyer-Sanctioned Mike Nichols Biography in DevelopmentDiane Sawyer-Sanctioned Mike Nichols Biography in Development
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2015

Plans are underway for a biography of the late filmmaker Mike Nichols. (more...)

MGA Entertainment Goes Where The Kids AreMGA Entertainment Goes Where The Kids Are
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2015

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Scott Woldman, Julie Isaacson, DEAR DAD and More Set for Short Story Theatre TonightScott Woldman, Julie Isaacson, DEAR DAD and More Set for Short Story Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

Short Story Theatre presents stories that ring true because they are true. The next storytelling event is tonight, June 11, at 7:00 p.m. at The Alley, 210 Green Bay Rd. in Highwood. (more...)

VIDEO: Jason Derulo & Taylor Swift Surprise Crowd with 'Want To Want Me' DuetVIDEO: Jason Derulo & Taylor Swift Surprise Crowd with 'Want To Want Me' Duet
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

The A-list guest appearances continued last night as Jason Derulo made a surprise appearance duirng Taylor Swift's Washington D.C. stop on her current The 1989 World Tour. (more...)

DVR Alert: PBS's American Masters Airs Mike Nichols Documentary TonightDVR Alert: PBS's American Masters Airs Mike Nichols Documentary Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

Winner of an Oscar, a Grammy, four Emmys, nine Tonys, three BAFTAs and many other awards, director, actor, writer, producer and comedian Mike Nichols (November 6, 1931 - November 19, 2014) was an artistic trailblazer. As the legendary comedy duo Nichols and May, Nichols and his partner Elaine May revolutionized comedy in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Now, May has directed the first documentary about her former partner, Mike Nichols: American Masters, premiering tonight, January 29, 2016, at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) to launch the 30th anniversary season of THIRTEEN's AMERICAN MASTERS series. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Meryl Streep Pays Tribute to Mike Nichols in Upcoming PBS DocumentaryVIDEO: First Look - Meryl Streep Pays Tribute to Mike Nichols in Upcoming PBS Documentary
by TV News Desk - Jan 28, 2016

In PBS's upcoming AMERICAN MASTERS:MIKE NICHOLS documentary, airing Friday, January 29th, Oscar winner Meryl Streep recalls working with the acclaimed director. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Matthew Broderick & More in AMERICAN MASTERS Mike Nichols DocumentaryVIDEO: First Look - Matthew Broderick & More in AMERICAN MASTERS Mike Nichols Documentary
by TV News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

Below, watch clips from the documentary including Alec Baldwin, Neil Simon, Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane and Frank Langella remembering Mike Nichols' famous laugh and Dustin Hoffman and Paul Simon sharing stories about The Graduate. (more...)

Southwest Airlines Reports Record Fourth Quarter And Annual Profit; 43rd Consecutive Year Of ProfitabilitySouthwest Airlines Reports Record Fourth Quarter And Annual Profit; 43rd Consecutive Year Of Profitability
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2016

DALLAS, Jan. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:Luv) (the 'Company') today reported its fourth quarter and annual 2015 results: (more...)

BWW Review: THE ART OF LUV (PART 1): ELLIOT, A Sacred Ritual Teaching Guys How To ScoreBWW Review: THE ART OF LUV (PART 1): ELLIOT, A Sacred Ritual Teaching Guys How To Score
by Michael Dale - Jan 13, 2016

Royal Osiris Karaoke Ensemble's ritualistic piece explores the attitude of 'nice guy privilege.' (more...)

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the World Premiere of AMERICAN MASTERS: MIKE NICHOLSPhoto Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the World Premiere of AMERICAN MASTERS: MIKE NICHOLS
by Walter McBride - Jan 12, 2016

Winner of an Oscar, a Grammy, four Emmys, nine Tonys, three BAFTAs and many other awards, director, actor, writer, producer and comedian Mike Nichols (November 6, 1931 - November 19, 2014) was an artistic trailblazer. As the legendary comedy duo Nichols and May, Nichols and his partner Elaine May revolutionized comedy in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Now, May has directed the first documentary about her former partner, Mike Nichols: American Masters, premiering Friday, January 29, 2016, at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) to launch the 30th anniversary season of THIRTEEN's AMERICAN MASTERS series. BroadwayWorld was there for the NYC premiere and you can check out photos below! (more...)

Diacore Gaborone Marathon to Host Kabelo Mabalane at its 5th Year AnniversaryDiacore Gaborone Marathon to Host Kabelo Mabalane at its 5th Year Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2016

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Music Legend Jesse Colin Young Signs Distribution Deal With Audio FidelityMusic Legend Jesse Colin Young Signs Distribution Deal With Audio Fidelity
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Marshall Blonstein's Audio Fidelity and Jesse Colin Young of Pigfoot Music LLC are pleased to announce a distribution agreement to release 180g vinyl and DVD recordings from the critically acclaimed artist's highly regarded catalog. (more...)

SEATTLE VICE to Play The Triple DoorSEATTLE VICE to Play The Triple Door
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2015

Back for more! After last year's sold out run in the ACTLab, Seattle Vice ups the ante with more musical acts, a larger cast, a revised script, a bigger band, and more dance numbers. It will now take place in Seattle's best venue for live music, The Triple Door - historical home of the The Embassy, once a XXX burlesque and vaudeville theatre. Winner of the 2014 Gypsy Rose Lee Award for excellence in Local Composing (Seattle Theatre Writers) this hit show 'returns us to the saucy, swinging sixties.' (Seattle Times) (more...)

Sundance Sets 2016 Lineup of U.S., World Competition FilmsSundance Sets 2016 Lineup of U.S., World Competition Films
by Movies News Desk - Dec 2, 2015

Offering a first look at the year ahead in independent film, culture and new ideas, Sundance Institute announced today the 65 films selected for the U.S. Competition, World Competition and out-of-competition NEXT category set to premiere at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, January 21-31 in Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden and Sundance, Utah. Films that have premiered in these sections include Beasts of the Southern Wild, Fruitvale Station,Whiplash, Blackfish, The September Issue, The Cove, An Education, Animal Kingdom, Precious, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, Obvious Child, Tangerine and Escape from Tomorrow. (more...)

Christian Conn and More to Lead Michael Kahn-Helmed THE METROMANIACS at The Old Globe; Cast Set!Christian Conn and More to Lead Michael Kahn-Helmed THE METROMANIACS at The Old Globe; Cast Set!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2015

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for the West Coast premiere of THE METROMANIACS by supremely clever playwright David Ives (All in the Timing, Time Flies). This uproarious new 'translaptation' of a classic French farce, Alexis Piron's La Metromanie, will be directed by one of America's most renowned stage directors, Michael Kahn, presented in association with Shakespeare Theatre Company. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - December 12, 2015BWW's On This Day - December 12, 2015
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Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on December 12 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

I UNDERSTAND EVERYTHING BETTER Set for PS122's COIL16I UNDERSTAND EVERYTHING BETTER Set for PS122's COIL16
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2015

As part of the eleventh edition of the COIL festival, Performance Space 122 and The Chocolate Factory present I Understand Everything Better, by recent Bessie Award Winner David Neumann. I Understand Everything Better is a deeply personal reflection on the consciousness of dying and interrupted narratives within the context of a cataclysmic storm. Combining personal narratives, traditional Japanese Noh theater and Neumann's virtuosic movement and humor, collaborators Tei Blow and Sibyl Kempson unite with Neumann to reveal the shimmer of attention to realms unseen, the concurrence of unrelated events and the body as evidence of a will having to let go. (more...)

THIRTEEN's American Masters to Present Mike Nichols Documentary 1/29THIRTEEN's American Masters to Present Mike Nichols Documentary 1/29
by TV News Desk - Dec 10, 2015

May has directed the first documentary about her former partner, Mike Nichols: American Masters, premiering Friday, January 29, 2016, at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) to launch the 30th anniversary season of THIRTEEN's American Masters series. (more...)

Bounce TV Announces 17-City 'Off The Chain Live!' Comedy Tour Based on the Network's Popular Stand-Up Comedy SeriesBounce TV Announces 17-City 'Off The Chain Live!' Comedy Tour Based on the Network's Popular Stand-Up Comedy Series
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2015

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O MY GOD, FUGU and More Set for West Coast Jewish Theatre's 2015-16 SeasonO MY GOD, FUGU and More Set for West Coast Jewish Theatre's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2015

The much lauded West Coast Jewish Theatre has announced its 2015-2016 season which will kick off today, April 18 with the American premiere of O My God by Anat Gov, followed in October by Romance.com by Hindi Brooks, and concluding in 2016 with the world premiere of Fugu by Howard Teichman and Steven Simon. All shows will be presented at the Pico Playhouse in West Los Angeles. (more...)

Spiky Music Group Introduces Newest Artist, Da ProfessorSpiky Music Group Introduces Newest Artist, Da Professor
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2015

Spiky Music Group/Spiky Records unveiled their newest artist, Da Professor. A former lead singer of the legendary band, Inner Circle, Da Professor'ssingle and music video released February 14 th, 2015. (more...)

Greenway Arts Alliance to Present 70th Anniversary Revival of THE GLASS MENAGERIE, 5/8-6/14Greenway Arts Alliance to Present 70th Anniversary Revival of THE GLASS MENAGERIE, 5/8-6/14
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2015

Greenway Arts Alliance presents a 70th Anniversary production of one of the greatest plays of all time, THE GLASS MENAGERIE, by Tennessee Williams and directed by Jack Heller. (more...)

Short Story Theatre to Host Evening of Storytelling at The Alley in HighwoodShort Story Theatre to Host Evening of Storytelling at The Alley in Highwood
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2015

Short Story Theatre presents an evening of storytelling with true stories from Mary Lou Gilliam, Ron Levitsky, Scott Woldman and more. The show, produced by Rick Leslie and Donna Lubow, begins at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 1, at The Alley, 210 Green Bay Road in Highwood. Tickets are $10 and are available at the door (cash only). (more...)

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