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Candace Cameron Bure Shares Details on Netflix's Upcoming FULL HOUSE SequelCandace Cameron Bure Shares Details on Netflix's Upcoming FULL HOUSE Sequel
by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

Candace Cameron Bure spoke to The Hollywood Reporter in a recent interview and shared details on Netflix's upcoming Full House reboot, titled FULLER HOUSE. (more...)

Mark Stuart Dance Theatre Returning to LancasterMark Stuart Dance Theatre Returning to Lancaster
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

Back by popular demand, Standard Time returns to Lancaster, PA after the highly acclaimed premiere at the Fulton Theatre in 2013. Returning for 2 shows only, presented by Millersville University in association with the Fulton Theatre. (more...)

Tom Reardon Returning to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 9/16-17Tom Reardon Returning to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 9/16-17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

After several previous sold out engagements, Bay Area favorite Tom Reardon returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko with his brand new show Until the Night for two performances only – Wednesday, September 16 (7 p.m.) and Thursday, September 17 (8 p.m.). (more...)

Sharkmuffin Streams New Album on Consequence of Sound Ahead of Release & Tour DatesSharkmuffin Streams New Album on Consequence of Sound Ahead of Release & Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

Brooklyn based garage rock trio Sharkmuffin is made up of Tarra Theissen (vocals/guitar) and Natalie Kirch (vocals/bass).  Together, they create super-heavy, jagged, and exceedingly catchy punk rock, which Consequence of Sound states, “As their name implies, this is a vicious band with plenty of teeth.” (more...)

'HOW TO SMELL A ROSE' to Premiere 8/12 at New York's Film Forum'HOW TO SMELL A ROSE' to Premiere 8/12 at New York's Film Forum
by Movies News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

Kino Lorber is pleased to announce the U.S. theatrical premiere of HOW TO SMELL A ROSE: A VISIT WITH RICKY LEACOCK IN NORMANDY beginning Wednesday, August 12, at New York's Film Forum.  (more...)

Photo Flash: Justin Theroux & More Star in Season 2 of HBO's THE LEFTOVERSPhoto Flash: Justin Theroux & More Star in Season 2 of HBO's THE LEFTOVERS
by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

The ten-episode second season of THE LEFTOVERS is currently in production in Austin, Texas and surrounding areas. Lindelof serves as showrunner for the series, which returns SUNDAY, OCT. 4 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. Check out photos below! (more...)


by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 31, 2015

Broadway is abuzz with news about NBC's upcoming presentation of The Wiz, with Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige and original Dorothy Stephanie Mills all having just signed on to star. They aren't the only ones with love for The Wiz though. On Monday night, January 20, 2014 BroadwayWorld.com kicked off our 10th anniversary celebration with a benefit for BC/EFA entitled BroadwayWorld.com Visits Oz. In celebration of this week's big news, we bring you our own concert highlights of The Wiz, including performances of 'So You Wanted to See the Wizard?,' 'Be A Lion,' 'Home,' 'If You Believe,' and of course, 'Ease on Down the Road.' (more...)

NBC Announces Primetime Scheduling Updates for 8/16 - 8/22NBC Announces Primetime Scheduling Updates for 8/16 - 8/22
by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

NBC announces its PRIMETIME SCHEDULE for Sunday August 16, 2015 - Saturday August 22, 2015 (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 7/31/2015 - SPAMALOT at the Bowl, DESCENDANTS and More!WAKE UP with BWW 7/31/2015 - SPAMALOT at the Bowl, DESCENDANTS and More!
by Jessica Khan - Jul 31, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? This weekend's big news: A starry SPAMALOT opens at the Hollywood Bowl and more! (more...)

Tituss Burgess, Alex Newell, Ryann Redmond & More Set for BDF in PhiladelphiaTituss Burgess, Alex Newell, Ryann Redmond & More Set for BDF in Philadelphia
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

The Broadway Dreams Foundation (BDF), in partnership with the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, returns to Philadelphia for a weeklong musical theater intensive, August 2-9, during which Philadelphia's most promising performers will receive unprecedented instruction from the industry's top directors, choreographers and professionals.  To conclude the weeklong intensive, BDF will present GENERATION, a unique Broadway-style revue featuring performances by Broadway veterans and emerging local talent.   (more...)

Stars from WICKED, IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU and KINKY BOOTS Set for THE CRACK IN THE CEILING at FringeNYCStars from WICKED, IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU and KINKY BOOTS Set for THE CRACK IN THE CEILING at FringeNYC
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

CitySalt Theatricals proudly presents the new musical The Crack in the Ceiling, presented as part of the 19th Annual New York International Fringe Festival - FringeNYC. Featuring book, music, and lyrics by James Harvey,  directed by Stephen Tyler Davis. (more...)

The Barn Theatre School to Stage HANDS ON A HARDBODY This AugustThe Barn Theatre School to Stage HANDS ON A HARDBODY This August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

Truckin' on to the Barn Theatre stage is Rex Smith starring in HANDS ON A HARDBODY! Playing August 11 - 23. (more...)

Scoop: HOLLYWOOD GAME NIGHT on NBC - Tuesday, August 18, 2015Scoop: HOLLYWOOD GAME NIGHT on NBC - Tuesday, August 18, 2015
by TV Scoop - Jul 31, 2015

Get all the scoop on HOLLYWOOD GAME NIGHT, airing on NBC on Tuesday, August 18, 2015! (more...)

Scoop: AQUARIUS on NBC - Saturday, August 22, 2015Scoop: AQUARIUS on NBC - Saturday, August 22, 2015
by TV Scoop - Jul 31, 2015

Get all the scoop on AQUARIUS, airing on NBC on Saturday, August 22, 2015! (more...)

BWW Reviews: A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN is a Night to RememberBWW Reviews: A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN is a Night to Remember
by Ellen Dostal - Jul 31, 2015

Baby boomers don't normally show their approval at the theater by leaping to their feet and giving standing ovations during a performance… unless they happen to be seeing A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN at Pasadena Playhouse. The power of remembrance combined with the powerhouse performances of Mary Bridget Davies (as Janis Joplin) and her crew - four dynamic supporting female vocalists and an eight piece kickass rock band - prove that the Queen of Rock 'n Roll can still conjure up a revolution in the hearts of her fans and get them on their feet in spite of themselves. (more...)

Hell in a Handbag's BETTE, LIVE AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS Extends Through August 28Hell in a Handbag's BETTE, LIVE AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS Extends Through August 28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

Hell in a Handbag Productions' sell-out hit BETTE, LIVE AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS has added one additional performance, extending through August 28, 2015 at Mary's Attic, 5400 N. Clark St. in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood. (more...)

Darien Crago to Star in BACKWARDS IN HIGH HEELS at WBT, 8/13-9/20Darien Crago to Star in BACKWARDS IN HIGH HEELS at WBT, 8/13-9/20
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

Westchester Broadway Theatre to present BACKWARDS IN HIGH HEELS, conceived and developed by Lynnette Barkley and Christopher McGovern, with book/musical arrangements/original songs by Christopher McGovern. Directed and choreographed by Jeremy Benton, with musical direction by Jose Simbulan, the show runs August 13 - September 20, 2015, starring Darien Crago as Ginger Rogers. (more...)

Original 1955 & 1956 PETER PAN Starring Mary Martin Makes Blu-Ray Debut, 8/25Original 1955 & 1956 PETER PAN Starring Mary Martin Makes Blu-Ray Debut, 8/25
by Pat Cerasaro - Jul 31, 2015

Two classic theatrical telecasts make their Blu-ray debut! (more...)

Yahoo TV & Lifetime Team for PROJECT RUNWAY Online Special 'Road to the Runway', 8/6Yahoo TV & Lifetime Team for PROJECT RUNWAY Online Special 'Road to the Runway', 8/6
by TV News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

In advance of Emmy(R) Award nominated Project Runway's (#ProjectRunway) upcoming Season 14 debut, Lifetime and Yahoo TV have partnered to premiere the hour-long casting special Road to the Runway online, effective immediately. (more...)

Bacchanal Buffet Adds New Options to MenuBacchanal Buffet Adds New Options to Menu
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

Las Vegas' top buffet,  Bacchanal Buffet at Caesars Palace, is now offering guests even more opportunities to elevate their buffet experience with the addition of  whole market-fresh fish, lobster and caviar to the more than 500 dish deep menu. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE SKIVVIES Delivers Dynamic Performance Nearly Nude at Rockwell!BWW Reviews: THE SKIVVIES Delivers Dynamic Performance Nearly Nude at Rockwell!
by Aimee Curameng - Jul 31, 2015

Last Monday, Rockwell played host to the incredibly entertaining performers The Skivvies, the duo of Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley aptly named because they perform stripped down versions of recognizable songs in their... well, skivvies. (more...)

CSULB Theatre Arts Sets New Venue, 2015-16 SeasonCSULB Theatre Arts Sets New Venue, 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

The CSULB Department of Theatre Arts and its graduate production arm, the LA Drama Critics Choice Award-winning California Repertory Company (Cal Rep) have selected and announced the 2015-2016 season of productions, all of which will be performed in theatrical venues on the California State University Long Beach campus. California Repertory performances will move from the Royal Theatre aboard the Queen Mary and return to the University and Studio Theaters, located on the southeast corner of CSULB. The Cal Rep and University Players season runs September 25, 2015 through May 7, 2016, and includes three new works and a musical. Dates and details for the full season are included at the end of this release. (more...)

Summer Time Months Prove Best Time To Get Projects OrganizedSummer Time Months Prove Best Time To Get Projects Organized
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

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Photo Flash: First Look at Georgia Engel, Christopher Abbott & More in Annie Baker's JOHNPhoto Flash: First Look at Georgia Engel, Christopher Abbott & More in Annie Baker's JOHN
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Signature Theatre recently announced a one-week extension for John, written by Pulitzer Prize winner-Annie Baker (The Flick) and directed by Tony Award-winner Sam Gold (Fun Home). The production, which kicks off Signature's 25th Anniversary Season, will now play through Sunday, September 6. John began performances last Wednesday, July 22, and opens Tuesday, August 11 in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). (more...)

Alice Ripley, Will Swenson, NEWSIES Reunion & More Set for 54 Below in August & SeptemberAlice Ripley, Will Swenson, NEWSIES Reunion & More Set for 54 Below in August & September
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

This August and September, 54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street. For a detailed schedule of upcoming performances at 54 Below and to purchase tickets, visitwww.54Below.com.  (more...)

Holland Taylor, Rachel Dratch & Glenn Fitzgerald Join Cast of MTC's RIPCORDHolland Taylor, Rachel Dratch & Glenn Fitzgerald Join Cast of MTC's RIPCORD
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) just announced Rachel Dratch (Love's Labour's Lost, "Saturday Night Live"), Glenn Fitzgerald (Hamlet, The Sixth Sense), and Emmy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Holland Taylor (Ann, "Two and a Half Men") will join Drama Desk Award winner Marylouise Burke in the cast ofManhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Ripcord, the new comedy by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire, directed by Tony and Emmy Award winner David Hyde Pierce. (more...)

Scoop: CHASING LIFE on ABC FAMILY - Monday, August 17, 2015Scoop: CHASING LIFE on ABC FAMILY - Monday, August 17, 2015
by - Jul 30, 2015

Get all the scoop on CHASING LIFE, airing on ABC FAMILY on Monday, August 17, 2015! (more...)

Theater Project Jr. to Present LEGALLY BLONDE, JR. with Help of Broadway TalentTheater Project Jr. to Present LEGALLY BLONDE, JR. with Help of Broadway Talent
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Twenty New Jersey young people will present the musical Legally Blonde, JR, this year's presentation by THEATER PROJECT JR. Each summer, the program takes students (ages 8 & up) through an eight week course that culminates in three performances for friends, family and the community. Along the way, students learn acting, build confidence in themselves, make friends and have a wonderful time. For the first time, the production of Theater Project Jr (TPJ) will be presented at the Hamilton Stage in Rahway, August 21-23. (more...)

Ana Gasteyer Boards TBS Pilot & New Netflix Series LADY DYNAMITEAna Gasteyer Boards TBS Pilot & New Netflix Series LADY DYNAMITE
by TV News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

According to Deadline, stage favorite Ana Gasteyer has a pair of new television gigs lined up. (more...)

Danny Lee Wynter, Belinda Lang & More to Lead Nuffield's THE GLASS MENAGERIEDanny Lee Wynter, Belinda Lang & More to Lead Nuffield's THE GLASS MENAGERIE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

This October, Nuffield's Director Samuel Hodges, now in his second year leading the company, will direct a production of Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie. The production marks Hodges' directorial debut with Nuffield, which will feature design by Ultz (Olivier Award winner, Jerusalem, Royal Court). (more...)

THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: THE WIZ Eases On Down Many Magical Roads For 40 YearsTHEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: THE WIZ Eases On Down Many Magical Roads For 40 Years
by Pat Cerasaro - Jul 30, 2015

In acknowledgement of the many exciting news items this week pertaining to THE WIZ, it is the topic of today's tribute. (more...)

Rachel Resheff Performs Powerful 'Carrie' Live At 54 BelowRachel Resheff Performs Powerful 'Carrie' Live At 54 Below
by Pat Cerasaro - Jul 30, 2015

A fresh new take on a powerful CARRIE showstopper! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Carolann M. Sanita, German Alexander and More in Rehearsals for WEST SIDE STORY at Music CircusPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek at Carolann M. Sanita, German Alexander and More in Rehearsals for WEST SIDE STORY at Music Circus
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

With a cast featuring Music Circus audience favorites and Broadway veterans, several of which have performed in the show on Broadway and on tour, West Side Story, the fifth production in the 65th Music Circus season, celebrates Broadway at its greatest. Performances are Tuesday, August 4 through Sunday, August 9 at the Wells Fargo Pavilion.  Check out a sneak peek at rehearsals below! (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Much to the excitement of music aficionados worldwide, UK acoustic ensemble Auburn is releasing a new album titled 'Mixed Feelings' on September 11, 2015! (more...)

Dublin Theatre Festival Sets 2015 ProgrammeDublin Theatre Festival Sets 2015 Programme
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

This year's Dublin Theatre Festival programme will stage 28 world-class productions, spanning 22 different stages across Dublin city and suburbs. 11 new Irish works will premiere over 18 days alongside acclaimed productions from France, Belgium, Portugal, the Netherlands, the UK and Denmark. (more...)

Photo Flash: Music Theatre Wichita Rounds Out 44th Summer Season with HELLO, DOLLY!Photo Flash: Music Theatre Wichita Rounds Out 44th Summer Season with HELLO, DOLLY!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Music Theatre Wichita finishes its 44th summer season with an all-new production of HELLO, DOLLY!, running August 5-9 at Century II Concert Hall in Wichita. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at Hackmatack PlayhouseBWW Reviews: DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at Hackmatack Playhouse
by Trevor Worden - Jul 30, 2015

Check out the new review for this great theater, and get yourself to the barn! (more...)

Emerson Steele Set For New 54 Below Show, 10/14Emerson Steele Set For New 54 Below Show, 10/14
by Pat Cerasaro - Jul 30, 2015

A rising star brings a new show to 54 Below! (more...)

Oscar Winner Robert Redford Narrates New Documentary NATIONAL PARKS ADVENTUREOscar Winner Robert Redford Narrates New Documentary NATIONAL PARKS ADVENTURE
by Movies News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

MacGillivray Freeman Films in partnership with Brand USA is pleased to announce their next release for IMAX(®) and giant-screen theatres -- 'NATIONAL PARKS ADVENTURE.' (more...)

CBS's FACE THE NATION is #1 Sunday Morning Public Affairs ShowCBS's FACE THE NATION is #1 Sunday Morning Public Affairs Show
by TV News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Television year-to-date, CBS News' FACE THE NATION is first in viewers (3.32m) and tied for first in adults 25-54 (0.7/04). Compared to last year, FACE THE NATION is up +5% in viewers (from 3.17m) and even in adults 25-54. (more...)

WICKED, ALADDIN & THE LION KING Set for TDF's Autism Theatre Initiative's 5th SeasonWICKED, ALADDIN & THE LION KING Set for TDF's Autism Theatre Initiative's 5th Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Theatre Development Fund (TDF), the not-for-profit service organization for the performing arts today announced their fifth season of autism-friendly performances presented through its Autism Theatre Initiative (ATI) for 2015-16.  This season's slate of autism-friendly Broadway matinee performances will be: The Lion King on Sunday, September 27, 2015 at the Minskoff Theatre, Wicked on Sunday, February 7, 2016 at the Gershwin Theatre, and Aladdin on Sunday, March 6, 2016 at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Additional performances may be added later in the season. (more...)

Mary-Arrchie's 27th Annual ABBIE FEST Set for 8/14-16Mary-Arrchie's 27th Annual ABBIE FEST Set for 8/14-16
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Mary-Arrchie Theatre Co. is pleased to present its 27th annual Abbie Hoffman Died for Our Sins Theater Festival, featuring three days of virtually non-stop theatrical entertainment on August 14, 15 & 16, 2015 at Angel Island, 731 W. Sheridan Rd. in Chicago. Abbie Fest, as it's affectionately called, was originally created to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Woodstock Music and Art Fair in Bethesda, NY. Since then, Mary-Arrchie has concluded its past 26 seasons by inviting any and all theater groups and performers into its performance space for the annual festival. (more...)

ABC Family to Offer Viewers a First Look at KEVIN FROM WORK on FacebookABC Family to Offer Viewers a First Look at KEVIN FROM WORK on Facebook
by TV News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

As part of the network's ongoing summer sampling campaign for its new original series, ABC Family will showcase the network's newest original comedy, 'Kevin From Work,' prior to its on-air premiere on Facebook. (more...)

EXCLUSIVE: Richard Jay-Alexander Talks P'town: Well-Strung, Roslyn Kind & Deborah VoigtEXCLUSIVE: Richard Jay-Alexander Talks P'town: Well-Strung, Roslyn Kind & Deborah Voigt
by BWW Special Coverage - Jul 29, 2015

'If you had told me just a year ago that 3 shows I was a part of would be playing Provincetown this summer, I would have not believed you.' Those were the first words out of Richard Jay-Alexander's mouth when asked how the summer was planned. He is as surprised as anyone and has stories about each ACT. (more...)

FULL HOUSE Twins Nicky and Alex Sign On for Netflix RebootFULL HOUSE Twins Nicky and Alex Sign On for Netflix Reboot
by TV News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

Blake and Dylan Tuomy-Wilhoit, better known as Nicky and Alex, twin sons of Aunt Becky and Uncle Jesse, turned to Instagram to reveal they are on board. (more...)

National Endowment For The Humanities Expands Its Support Of WNET's Award-winning History Game Series, Mission USNational Endowment For The Humanities Expands Its Support Of WNET's Award-winning History Game Series, Mission US
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

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Enroll for BPA Theatre School's Fall Classes, Beginning 7/31Enroll for BPA Theatre School's Fall Classes, Beginning 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

BPA Theatre School is now taking enrollments for Fall Quarter, with registration beginning July 31. BPA's after-school classes are designed to help develop capable people as well as trained theatre artists. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Ken Ludwig's BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY at The Old GlobePhoto Flash: First Look at Ken Ludwig's BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

The West Coast Premiere of Ken Ludwig's Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery, a new work by one of America's great comic playwrights, familiar to millions for Lend Me a Tenor and Crazy for You, is directed by Josh Rhodes, who previously choreographed the Globe's productions of Bright Star and Working, as well as Broadway's It Shoulda Been You, First Date, and Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella, at The Old Globe. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

FARO Names Laura A. Murphy Chief Financial OfficerFARO Names Laura A. Murphy Chief Financial Officer
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

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Chan Marshall, aka Cat Power, to Narrate Janis Joplin DocumentaryChan Marshall, aka Cat Power, to Narrate Janis Joplin Documentary
by Movies News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

It was revealed today that musician/singer/songwriter/actor Chan Marshall (also known as Cat Power)  will be the voice narrating the upcoming Janis Joplin documentary “Janis” from Academy Award-nominated director Amy Berg (“Deliver Us From Evil,” “West of Memphis”). The documentary will have its much anticipated World Premiere at the Venice Film Festival where it was just selected to screen out of competition. (more...)

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