BWW Opera Review: Few Sparks from Opera Orchestra in Donizetti's Formulaic PARISINA D'ESTE
by Richard Sasanow - May 9, 2016

Those of us with long enough memories can recall some exciting nights at Opera Orchestra of New York's concerts at Carnegie Hall, with Eve Queler at the helm. It's reputed that Donizetti's PARISINA D'ESTE made quite a stir with Montserrat Caballe in the spotlight in 1974--but anyone expecting history to repeat itself when Queler mounted the opera for Angela Meade at the Rose Theatre last week was wildly disappointed. (more...)

Frankie Grande, Mallory Hagan, and Antoine L. Smith Set to Judge Rising Star Competition on 5/8
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2016

RISE BAR is seeking its next RISING STAR! Hosted by Broadway's Marty Thomas (Xanadu, The Secret Garden, Wicked), the RISING STAR competition begins Sunday March 6! The contestants will be competing in a 10 week elimination style contest for a $1000 cash prize and paid bookings at RISE Bar with their respective solo show. In addition to its cash and prize package, RISING STAR is offering networking opportunities with guest celebrity judges, fantastic exposure and valuable live stage experience. The winner will receive a headshot package by Claire Buffie photography. They will also receive a demo package provided by Yasuhiko Fukuoka. Competition judges Courtney Reed and Jelani Remy also donated generous prize packages from THE LION KING And ALADDIN on Broadway.  (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cape Rep Theatre's MY NAME IS ASHER LEV
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2016

Cape Rep opens it's 2016 season with the Cape Cod premiere of My Name is Asher Lev, by Aaron Posner, adapted from the acclaimed novel by Chaim Potok.  This gripping drama tells the story of a young man in post-war Brooklyn whose budding artistic genius threatens to destroy his relationship with his strict orthodox faith and his deeply religious parents. Adapted from the best selling novel by Chaim Potok (author of The Chosen) and winner of the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best New Off Broadway play My Name is Asher Lev asks how can you choose between art and faith when your soul cries out for both? (more...)

Cole Porter Musical ANYTHING GOES to Hit Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2016

The high-energy tap-dance extravaganza ANYTHING GOES is set to sparkle on the Maltz Jupiter Theatre stage for two nights only! (more...)

Sony/ATV Signs Multi-Platinum Songwriter Sean Douglas to Worldwide Publishing Deal
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2016

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed a worldwide publishing deal with multi-platinum songwriter Sean Douglas who has worked with acts including Jason Derulo, Nick Jonas, Chris Brown, David Guetta and Madonna. (more...)

North Coast Repertory Theatre to Present HEDDA GABLER This Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2016

Arguably one of the most complex and intriguing female characters ever written, HEDDA GABLER weaves a mesmerizing tale of a woman trapped in a loveless marriage who is driven by a need for power and freedom. (more...)

Bsquare Makes Changes to Senior Management Team
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2016

(more...)

STAGE TUBE: Head Inside the Recording Studio with the Cast of SHE LOVES ME; Album Out in June!
by Stage Tube - May 25, 2016

Ghostlight Records will release the cast album of the critically acclaimed Broadway revival of She Loves Me from Roundabout Theatre Companyin digital formats on Friday, June 10, with physical copies online and in stores on Friday, July 8. In celebration of the announcement, Ghostlight has also unveiled a new preview of the cast in the recording studio - check it out below! (more...)

Belgrade Theatre Announce Family Offerings for Half Term
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2016

Families across Coventry and Warwickshire can look forward to a bumper programme of theatrical fun this Half Term at the Belgrade Theatre with the return of the theatre's ever popular May Camp. This will be followed by a visit from the hit touring shows, Pongo's Party and The Giant's Loo Roll. (more...)

ABC, ESPN to Televise Historice Running of the 100th INDIANAPOLIS 500
by TV News Desk - May 24, 2016

With a record 100 cameras in use, ABC will televise the historic 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, May 29 at 11 a.m. ET. (more...)

BWW Blog: Amanda Grillo - Theatre Bug Infects the Campus: Faculty Perspective
by Guest Blogger: Amanda Grillo - May 23, 2016

Last week I shared the growth of the University of New Haven's Theatre Department from the student perspective. Recently I had the opportunity to sit down with a few of the faculty to hear their views of the program's growth. (more...)

Neuron ESB and CertainSafe Announce Partnership, New Security Integration for the Microsoft .NET Platform
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2016

(more...)

NBCSN Sets Upcoming NASCAR Coverage
by TV News Desk - May 23, 2016

 In advance of Sunday's trifecta of F1, IndyCar and NASCAR action, NBCSN's NASCAR America gears up coverage for the “Biggest Day in Motorsports.” The week is highlighted by Wednesday's 2017 NASCAR Hall of Fame class announcement on NASCAR America at 5 p.m. ET and Friday's NASCAR America Motorsports Special, with injects from Indianapolis Motor Speedway and NBC Sports Group's Formula One team in Monaco, on-site for the F1 Monaco Grand Prix. (more...)

Richmond Triangle Players Announces 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2016

Five plays, encompassing a wide range of styles and subjects - most of them mid-Atlantic premieres - comprise Richmond Triangle Players' 2016-17 Mainstage Season, its twenty-fourth year as one of the area's most acclaimed theater companies. (more...)

Martin's Famous Potato Rolls Now Available in Buffalo and Rochester!
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2016

Martin's Famous Pastry Shoppe, Inc. is thrilled to announce Martin's Famous Potato Rolls are now available in the Buffalo and Rochester, New York markets! (more...)

Scoop: TODAY 5/23 - 6/3 on NBC
by TV Scoop - May 20, 2016

Get all the scoop on TODAY 5/23 - 6/3, airing on NBC (more...)

Discovery to Premiere New Series HOMESTEAD RESCUE, 6/10
by TV News Desk - May 20, 2016

For the hundreds of families who decide to become homesteaders, the learning curve is a steep one. Now comes new series HOMESTEAD RESCUE, which premieres Friday, June 10 at 10:00 PM ET/PT on the Discovery Channel. (more...)

iotum Acquires TalkShoe.com Podcast Platform
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2016

(more...)

Photo Flash: Charles Strouse Visits MARTY Reading at Marymount Manhattan College
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2016

Director Barbara Siman and the legendary composer Charles Strouse joined the cast of Marty following the Marymount Manhattan College staged reading of the musical, which features book by Rupert Holmes and music & lyrics by Charles Strouse & Lee Adams, at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's. BroadwayWorld has a photo below! (more...)

Alec Baldwin, Michael Strahan & More Set for ABC's CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD
by TV News Desk - May 2, 2016

The primetime summer hit CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD, produced by FremantleMedia North America, returns for a second season on SUNDAY, JUNE 26 (8:00-9:00 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network. (more...)

Photo Flash: Tony Winner Joanna Gleason Attends JCCA's 'CELEBRATION OF HOPE' Gala
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

More than 300 people attended JCCA's annual Celebration of Hope: A Gala to Benefit Children and Families at Jazz at Lincoln Center May 18, 2016. The festive event raised more than $700,000 to help the 16,000 vulnerable, abused children and families served by JCCA, one the national's oldest child and family services agencies. One of the highlights of the evening was Tony Award winner Joanna Gleason's song 'Lullaby.' She dedicated it to the 'beautiful children JCCA serves.' Scroll down for a photo of Gleason at the event! (more...)

Ballet Hispanico's 2016 CARNAVAL Gala Raises More Than $1 Million
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

Ballet Hispánico raised more than $1 million in support of the company's artistic and educational work in New York City and around the country at their 2016 Galaon Monday, May 16, 2016. (more...)

Drury Lane Theatre to Stage DEATHTRAP, 6/9-8/14
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

Drury Lane Theatre continues its 2016-2017 season with Ira Levin's popular murder mystery, Deathtrap, directed by Artistic Director William Osetek. Deathtrap runs June 9 - August 14, 2016 at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The Press Opening is Thursday, June 16 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Stew & Heidi Rodewald's New Musical THE TOTAL BENT at The Public Theater
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

The Public Theater presents THE TOTAL BENT, with text by Stew and music by Stew and Heidi Rodewald, the team behind the Tony Award-wining musical Passing Strange, now through through Sunday, June 19. The production officially opens on Wednesday, May 25. Check out a first look below! (more...)

26th Rhythm World Festival to Spotlight Generations of Talent This July
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2016

Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP), which creates community through American tap and contemporary percussive arts in world-class, innovative performance, education and outreach programs, presents the 26th annual Rhythm World. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Melissa Benoist, Jeremy Jordan, and More Celebrate Laura Benanti with WE LOVE HER at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Marissa Sblendorio - May 18, 2016

Last night, Melissa Benoist and Jeremy Jordan joined a line-up of stars at Feinstein's/54 Below to celebrate "Supergirl" alum, Tony Award-winner, Laura Benanti. Benanti is currently headlining the Broadway revival of She Loves Me at Studio 54-directly upstairs from Feinstein's/54 Below-a show for which she's earned her fifth Tony Award nomination. (more...)

Jay Armstrong Johnson, Alison Luff & Brandon Victor Dixon Set for BEST OF BROADWAY SINGS at Highline Ballroom
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2016

The Broadway Sings concert series will continue at the Highline Ballroom its "Best Of Broadway Sings" concert, which will feature showstoppers from the series' previous 11 concerts. Some of Broadway's brightest, current talents, such as 2016 Tony Nominee Brandon Victor Dixon (Shuffle Along), Jay Armstrong Johnson (On the Town), and Alison Luff (Les Miserables), will sing completely new arrangements of the hits of pop superstars such as Adele, Michael Jackson, Amy Winehouse, P!NK, Sara Bareilles, and Whitney Houston. Over 15 Broadway performers will be accompanied by a 14-piece orchestra playing unique, original orchestrations created for the acclaimed series. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 5/10/2016 - 5/17/2016
by - May 17, 2016

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 5/10/2016 - 5/17/2016. (more...)

STAGES St. Louis to Open 30th Season with Midwestern Premiere of IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

Direct from Broadway and in its Mid-Western premiere, the refreshingly modern romantic comedy, It Shoulda Been You launches STAGES St. Louis' celebratory 30th Anniversary Season. This hilarious and heartwarming new musical about a madcap wedding celebration will run June 3rd - July 3rd at the Robert G. Reim Theatre in Kirkwood. (more...)

Showtime Cancels HOUSE OF LIES After Five Seasons
by TV News Desk - May 17, 2016

After five seasons, HOUSE OF LIES will conclude its run on Showtime on Sunday, June 13th at 9 p.m. ET/PT, the network announced today. (more...)

PNC Arts Alive! Program Launches in Broward County; Proposals Due Next Month
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

PNC is now accepting grant proposals for $10,000 and above from qualified arts organizations that support fresh and emerging arts programs, value-added public programming and creative use of technology, while seeking to expand audiences. Proposals are due by June 15. (more...)

Scoop: NCIS: LOS ANGELES on CBS - Saturday, May 28, 2016
by TV Scoop - May 16, 2016

Get all the scoop on NCIS: LOS ANGELES, airing on CBS on Saturday, May 28, 2016! (more...)

Andrew Jannetti & Jessica Lewiis to Perform at University Settlement, 6/17-19
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

Andrew Jannetti and his young protégé Jessica Lewis have joined forces to create a weekend of dance at University Settlement, June 17-19, presenting two world premieres and a work by guest choreographer Kriota Willberg.  June 17-19 at University Settlement, 184 Eldridge Street. (more...)

Breaking News: Barbra Streisand is Headed Back on 9-City Tour; Plus Reveals Third Broadway Album
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

Barbra Streisand, who last year became the only recording artist or group to achieve #1 albums in each of six decades, will bring her legendary live performances to 9 cities in August, it was announced today by her longtime manager Marty Erlichman. Streisand will perform her hits from each decade plus songs from her new album, 'ENCORE: Movie Partners Sing Broadway,' celebrating a career of unparalleled creative achievement. Every ticket purchased online includes a CD of Streisand's new album, which will be released later this year. (more...)

Scoop: MODERN FAMILY on ABC - Wednesday, June 1, 2016
by - May 16, 2016

Get all the scoop on MODERN FAMILY, airing on ABC on Wednesday, June 1, 2016! (more...)

Dallas Theater Center to Open DREAMGIRLS in June; Tickets Now on Sale!
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

Dallas Theater Center announced today complete details for the award-winning hit musical Dreamgirls. This modern-day classic is led by director and DTC Associate Artistic Director Joel Ferrell. Dreamgirls will begin with a Pay-What-You-Can performance on Friday, June 10 and will run through Sunday, July 24. Press Night will be Friday, June 17 at 8 p.m. Tickets to Dreamgirls are on sale now at www.DallasTheaterCenter.org and by phone at (214) 880-0202. (more...)

BWW Blog: Amanda Grillo - Theatre Bug Infects the Campus: Student Perspective
by Guest Blogger: Amanda Grillo - May 16, 2016

Since the theatre program first came to be, the University of New Haven has not been the same. Watching the program grow has infected the rest of campus with the theatre bug. Student organizations have been inspired to take on more theatrical events around campus. To quote Cabaret cast member Katherine Lutz, "Theatre is no longer a group of misunderstood outcasts; theatre is now a welcomed part of student life on campus!"  (more...)

Mykal Kilgore Set for MARTY THOMAS PRESENTS DIVA at Industry Bar, 5/16
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2016

Marty Thomas Presents DIVA is in it's 5th strong year of residency at Industry Bar in midtown Manhattan. It's the CATS of NYC nightlife, come see why! Brand new live vocal concert every Monday at 11, never a cover charge! This weeks cast features Marissa Rosen, Brie Cassil and Lisa Ramey. (more...)

American Blues Theater to Host RIPPED: THE LIVING NEWSPAPER FESTIVAL, 5/17
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2016

American Blues Theater, Chicago's second oldest Equity Ensemble, under the continued leadership of Producing Artistic Director Gwendolyn Whiteside, hosts 2016 Ripped: The Living Newspaper Festival on Tuesday, May 17, 2016. (more...)

North Coast Rep to Present World Premiere Translation of HEDDA GABLER
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2016

Arguably one of the most complex and intriguing female characters ever written, HEDDA GABLER weaves a mesmerizing tale of a woman trapped in a loveless marriage who is driven by a need for power and freedom. Working from a freshly translated script by Anne-Charlotte Harvey that removes stilted language while staying true to Ibsen's voice, the actors have put their personal touches on their characters to create a piece that speaks to contemporary audiences. Lovers of classic theatre will not want to miss this gripping world premiere translation. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Martin Short, Maya Rudolph Star in New NBC Comedy MAYA & MARTY
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2016

NBC's new comedy series MAYA & Marty premieres Tuesday, May 31 at 10 p.m.  From executive producer Lorne Michaels, the incomparable Maya Rudolph and Martin Short join forces for an all-new comedy show (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Martin Short, Maya Rudolph Star in New NBC Comedy MAYA & MARTY
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2016

NBC's new comedy series MAYA & Marty premieres Tuesday, May 31 at 10 p.m.  From executive producer Lorne Michaels, the incomparable Maya Rudolph and Martin Short join forces for an all-new comedy show (more...)

COD Offers Lifelong Learning Scholarship to Adult Learners Age 55 and up
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

(more...)

THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM Cast Will Hit the Studio This June to Record Cast Album!
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) has just announced that Ghostlight Records (Kurt Deutsch, CoFounder & Album Producer; Lawrence Manchester, Album Co-Producer) will record the cast album of the critically acclaimed, Lortel Award-winning revival of The Robber Bridegroom on Wednesday, June 1, 2016. For more information and to sign-up for updates, visit sh-k-boom.com/robber-bridegroom. The Robber Bridegroom is currently playing a limited engagement through May 29, 2016 at the Laura Pels Theater. (more...)

Emergent Arts to Present Final STAGE TIME Until Fall, May 22
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

On Sunday, May 22 at 8 pm, Emergent Arts' last Sunday night variety show until fall, 'Stage Time' will be at The Yellow Barn, 416 W. Huron, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, featuring the best and brightest talent the state has to offer, followed at 9:30 pm by Emergent Arts' own UNclub Open Mic (more...)

The Public Theater Extends Stew & Heidi Rodewald's New Musical THE TOTAL BENT
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2016

The Public Theater announced today that THE TOTAL BENT will extend one week through Sunday, June 19. With text by Stew and music by Stew and Heidi Rodewald, the team behind the Tony Award-wining musical Passing Strange, which premiered at The Public in 2003, this world premiere musical is directed by Joanna Settle. Performances begin today, Tuesday, May 10 with an official press opening on Wednesday, May 25. (more...)

Kathy Deitch Set for MARTY THOMAS PRESENTS DIVA, 5/2
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2016

Marty Thomas Presents DIVA is in it's 4th strong year of residency at Industry Bar in midtown Manhattan. It's the CATS of NYC nightlife, come see why! Brand new live vocal concert every Monday at 11, never a cover charge! This weeks cast features Lisa Ramey, Brie Cassil and Olivia Lucy Phillip. (more...)

Trent Armand Kendall to Bring 'THIS CRAZY LOVE' to The Cutting Room
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2016

Trent Armand Kendall: This Crazy Love A 'Soul(ed)' Out Revue, featuring the Brass Illusion Orchestra, is set for Sunday, May 15th at 8 p.m. (doors at 7 p.m.) at The Cutting Room. (more...)

Bill Savage and More to Chat Literature & Poetry for HCL 'Cultural Conversations'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2016

On Saturday, May 7, High Concept Labs (HCL), Northwestern University School of Professional Studies, and The Point Magazine present a day-long symposium on the relevance of Literature and Poetry at Mana Contemporary Chicago. (more...)

Judy Garland Will Return to the Stage Via Hologram!
by TV News Desk - Apr 29, 2016

Hologram USA and Royal Rainbow Productions announced the launch of a touring stage show featuring Judy Garland faithfully recreated and singing her most famous songs. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 328   


BROADWAYWORLD TV

COUNTDOWN CLOCK