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A love story inspired by the historic events that occurred at Masada, the site of one of the most symbolic acts in Jewish history, where rebels committed suicide rather than subjecting themselves to capture by the Romans. A show-within-a-show format has a group of thespians in a 1940s Warsaw ghetto protest the Nazis by staging a musical about the Masada suicides.

THE GRAND TOUR and JOHN ZORN Celebration Set for the Met Museum, Sept 2013
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2013

Note the following updated program and artist information for two Met Museum Presents events: The Grand Tour (Sept. 17-18) and John Zorn-A Museum-Wide Celebration (Sept. 28). Details below! (more...)

David Krakauer presents Krakauer Plays Zorn at DROM in NYC 10/2
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2011

Clarinetist David Krakauer, praised internationally for his astounding ability to play in a myriad of music genres with 'prodigious chops' (The New Yorker) and 'soulfulness and electrifying showiness' (The New York Times) will present Krakauer Plays Zorn, on Sunday, October 2 at 8pm at Drom (85 Avenue A, NYC). (more...)

Todd Reynolds and More Set for Rite of Summer Music Festival Finale Tonight, 9/3
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2012

In a blazing Labor Day finale to Rite of Summer's 2012 season, Todd Reynolds, 'New York's reigning Jazz and Classical Violinist' (The New Yorker), and fiddle-player of choice for avant-gardists everywhere, has assembled a stellar cast of characters to explore the vortex where bluegrass, electronica, minimalism and classical music swirl. Featuring music of glass harmonica virtuoso Jonny Rodgers, avant-bluegrass guitarist Jordan Tice (The Jordan Tice Trio), and the singular percussionist Mathias Kunzli, currently on tour with Regina Spektor. This will take place on Colonels' Row tonight, September 3rd. (more...)

JOHN ZORN Celebration Set for the Met Museum Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2013

Note the following updated program and artist information for a Met Museum Presents event: John Zorn-A Museum-Wide Celebration (Sept. 28). Details below! (more...)

IMAX Theatre Debuts National Geographic's JERUSALEM Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2013

Today, September 23rd, the IMAX Theatre at Palisades Center premieres JERUSALEM, a captivating new film that explores on a grand scale the intersection of science, history and religion in this enigmatic place. (more...)

Benedict Cumberbatch Narrates JERUSALEM, Premiering Today
by Movies News Desk - Sep 20, 2013

JERUSALEM, narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch, will be released in the USA and worldwide beginning today, September 20, 2013. (more...)

THE GRAND TOUR and JOHN ZORN Celebration Set for the Met Museum, Sept 2013
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2013

Note the following updated program and artist information for two Met Museum Presents events: The Grand Tour (today, Sept. 17-18) and John Zorn-A Museum-Wide Celebration (Sept. 28). Details below! (more...)

Andrew Eli Warren Launches New Political Thriller Following THE COUNTERSHADED IBEX
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2013

Andrew Eli Warren announced this week that his political thriller, The Countershaded Ibex, will be followed by an explosive new novel within the next three months. (more...)

David Krakauer presents Krakauer Plays Zorn at DROM in NYC 10/2
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2011

Clarinetist David Krakauer, praised internationally for his astounding ability to play in a myriad of music genres with 'prodigious chops' (The New Yorker) and 'soulfulness and electrifying showiness' (The New York Times) will present Krakauer Plays Zorn, on Sunday, October 2 at 8pm at Drom (85 Avenue A, NYC). (more...)

Photo Flash: Michael Learned and More in Delaware Theatre's THE OUTGOING TIDE at 59E59 Theaters
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2012

The Delaware Theatre Company presents The Outgoing Tide (www.OutgoingTidePlay.com) a new American play by Bruce Graham (nominee of two Drama Desk Awards and The Rosenthal Prize for Coyote on a Fence at Urban Stages, Something Intangible, Any Given Monday) and directed by Bud Martin (Any Given Monday, Respect). The Outgoing Tide begins performances on November 7th and plays a limited engagement through December 16th at 59E59 Theaters, Theater A. Opening night is set for November 20th. Get a first look at the production in the photos below! (more...)

Ex-Slayer Drummer Dave Lombardo Announced for Zorn in Oz Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2013

The latest musician to be announced for the Adelaide Festival exclusive John Zorn concert series next March is legendary ex-Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo (Philm, Fantômas). (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of THE OUTGOING TIDE
by Walter McBride - Nov 21, 2012

The Delaware Theatre Company presents The Outgoing Tide (www.OutgoingTidePlay.com) a new American play by Bruce Graham (nominee of two Drama Desk Awards and The Rosenthal Prize for Coyote on a Fence at Urban Stages, Something Intangible, Any Given Monday) and directed by Bud Martin (Any Given Monday, Respect). The Outgoing Tide begins performances on November 7th and plays a limited engagement through December 16th at 59E59 Theaters, Theater A. Opening was last night, November 20th and you can check out photos from the big event below! (more...)

Photo Blast from the Past: Peter Strauss
by Walter McBride - Nov 21, 2012

Today, we're featuring Peter Strauss in 1981. Notably, he plays Abel Roznovski in Kane and Abel, the TV miniseries from Jeffrey Archer's book of the same title. He won an Emmy Award for his role on the 1979 made-for-television movie The Jericho Mile, and he starred in a television remake of the classic 1946 film Angel on My Shoulder in 1980. His other noted television miniseries credits include starring roles in Rich Man, Poor Man, its sequel Rich Man, Poor Man Book II, and Masada. Strauss plays Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. in the 1977 TV movie Young Joe, the Forgotten Kennedy. (more...)

Don Rickles Receives 'Johnny Carson Award' at THE COMEDY AWARDS, Airing Tonight, 5/6
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2012

THE COMEDY AWARDS, the annual event dedicated to honoring and celebrating the world of comedy, honored legendary comedian Don Rickles as the recipient of the prestigious 'Johnny Carson Award For Comedic Excellence' at this year's ceremony in April. 'The Daily Show's' Jon Stewart presented the prestigious award. (more...)

THE COMEDY AWARDS Announce Best Digital Comedy Nominees
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2012

The best in digital comedy is celebrated and honored as the digital nominations for the second annual 'The Comedy Awards' were announced today, recognizing the outstanding work available every day in the world of digital comedy. (more...)

Amy Poehler et al to Appear on Comedy Central's 2012 COMEDY AWARDS, 5/6
by TV News Desk - May 3, 2012

THE COMEDY AWARDS (#comedyawards) are back and better than, well, last year, when the second annual event airs on COMEDY CENTRAL on Sunday, May 6 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. (more...)

Josh Gad Among Nominees for 2nd Annual COMEDY AWARDS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2012

'Book of Mormon's' Josh Gad is among the nominees for the second annual THE COMEDY AWARDS. Gad has been nominated for the 'Break Out Performer of the Year' award. The annual event dedicated to honoring and celebrating the world of comedy will be taped at New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom on Saturday, April 28 and will premiere on COMEDY CENTRAL on Sunday, May 6, 2012. (more...)

Devlet Opera Presents THE TURN OF THE SCREW, 4/16, 19, 21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2011

Zaman: 19.yuzyilin ortalari. Yer : Bly´de bir Ingiliz malikanesi. (more...)

New York City Opera presents JOHN ZORN'S MASADA MARATHON
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2011

Written in a flash of creativity during three months at the end of 2004, the 316 compositions in John Zorn's Book of Angels contain some of his most lyrical and inspiring music. (more...)

Japan Benefit Concert at Miller Theatre Sells Out 3/27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2011

Miller Theatre's Concert to Benefit Japan Earthquake Relief is sold out. Tickets for the March 27 event went on sale Wednesday afternoon at 4:30pm and were no longer available for purchase by 11pm. (more...)

THE COMEDY AWARDS Announce Best Digital Comedy Nominees
by TV News Desk - Mar 26, 2012

The best in digital comedy is celebrated and honored as the digital nominations for the second annual 'The Comedy Awards' were announced today, recognizing the outstanding work available every day in the world of digital comedy. (more...)

ROCK OF AGES' Casey Tuma and Israel Free Spirit to Take Third Arts and Entertainment Trip to Israel
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2014

Casey Tuma (Rock of Ages, Annie), along with Israel Free Spirit and the popular 10-day free trip to Israel from Taglit-Birthright Israel, announce their third trip specifically for those interested in arts and entertainment. Tuma participated in the program in summer 2008 and this August, she will be bringing 40 young artists with her for free to experience Israel for the second time. (more...)

New York City Opera presents JOHN ZORN'S MASADA MARATHON
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2011

Written in a flash of creativity during three months at the end of 2004, the 316 compositions in John Zorn's Book of Angels contain some of his most lyrical and inspiring music. (more...)

Boris Lurie Art Foundation Presents Marvin David Levy's Oratorio Atonement
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2011

On April 28, the Boris Lurie Art Foundation will present a free concert at New York's historic Temple Emanu-El. (more...)

Japan Benefit Concert at Miller Theatre Sells Out 3/27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2011

Miller Theatre's Concert to Benefit Japan Earthquake Relief is sold out. Tickets for the March 27 event went on sale Wednesday afternoon at 4:30pm and were no longer available for purchase by 11pm. (more...)

Laugh Factory Inks Deal at the New Tropicana Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2012

The world famous Laugh Factory and the New Tropicana Las Vegas are launching a multi-venue comedy experience at the recently transformed Strip property. Fun World Media has partnered with Laugh Factory to build this new comedy empire and the first stage of the roll-out will be opening Laugh Factory Las Vegas, a comedy showroom starring the hottest comedians in the business, from established stand-up superstars to the young rising stars of tomorrow. The announcement was made today by the New Tropicana Las Vegas, Jamie Masada, owner of Laugh Factory, and Joseph Merhi, CEO of Fun World Media. (more...)

The Colonial Theatre Presents Loudon Wainwright III & Shawn Colvin 3/11
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2011

Acclaimed singer-songwriters Loudon Wainwright III & Shawn Colvin unite for a powerful night of music Friday, March 11 at 8pm. (more...)

Jacob's Pillow Welcomes Canada's Ballet BC, Now thru 7/21
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2013

Ballet BC, one of today's top contemporary ballet companies from Vancouver, British Columbia, brings a diverse program to the Ted Shawn Theatre at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival today, July 17-21. (more...)

Jacob's Pillow to Welcome Canada's Ballet BC, 7/17-21
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2013

Ballet BC, one of today's top contemporary ballet companies from Vancouver, British Columbia, brings a diverse program to the Ted Shawn Theatre at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival July 17-21. Led by Artistic Director Emily Molnar, the company performs in three U.S. premieres full of intensity and expert technique. (more...)

Arthur Milner's FACTS Opens 26 February at the Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2013

The European premiere of Facts by Arthur Milner opens on Tuesday, 26 February 2013 (Press Night: Thursday, 28 February 2013 at 7.30pm) for a limited four week season at the Finborough Theatre. (more...)

Joe Lovano and Dave Douglas Quintet to Bring SOUND PRINTS to Bass Concert Hall, 2/15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2013

Grammy-winning saxophonist and composer Joe Lovano and two-time Grammy nominated trumpeter Dave Douglas bring their all-star ensemble Sound Prints to the Bass Concert Hall stage for an evening of powerhouse jazz. (more...)

The Colonial Theatre Presents Loudon Wainwright III & Shawn Colvin 3/11
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2011

Acclaimed singer-songwriters Loudon Wainwright III & Shawn Colvin unite for a powerful night of music Friday, March 11 at 8pm. (more...)

Divine Rivalry Opens at Hartford Stage 2/24
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2011

The greatest unknown event of the Renaissance will unfold at Hartford Stage beginning February 24. (more...)

Regina Tours Now Offering 'Follow Pope Francis to the Holy Land'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2014

Regina Tours/ 1-800-CATHOLIC, a leader in Catholic pilgrimage travel to the Holy Land and beyond, today announced Follow Pope Francis to the Holy Land, a once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage opportunity, from Wednesday, May 21 - Friday, May 30, 2014. Following the Vatican's announcement that Pope Francis will make a historic visit to the Holy Land, the West Bank and Jordan from May 24-26, 2014, Regina Tours, which offers Holy Land pilgrimages year round, added the special departure by popular demand. The pilgrimage takes travelers from Petra to Amman, where they will see Pope Francis celebrate Mass, to Jerusalem to Tiberias, all over the course of ten days. The tour also takes pilgrims to sites of Jesus's ministry in the Galilee, including places where Jesus lived, preached and performed miracles. Pilgrims also explore sites like the Church of the Annunciation in Nazareth, Bethlehem, Masada and Bethany Beyond Jordan, where St. John the Baptist lived and baptized people. Spending four days in Jerusalem, pilgrims have the opportunity to walk along the Via Dolorosa and visit the Room of the Last Supper. (more...)

Divine Rivalry Opens at Hartford Stage 2/24
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2011

The greatest unknown event of the Renaissance will unfold at Hartford Stage beginning February 24. (more...)

Joe Lovano and Dave Douglas Quintet Bring SOUND PRINTS to Bass Concert Hall Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2013

Grammy-winning saxophonist and composer Joe Lovano and two-time Grammy nominated trumpeter Dave Douglas bring their all-star ensemble Sound Prints to the Bass Concert Hall stage for an evening of powerhouse jazz. (more...)

ROCK OF AGES' Casey Tuma and Israel Free Spirit Announce Arts Trip to Israel; Applications Open Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2013

Casey Tuma (Rock of Ages, Annie), along with Israel Free Spirit and the popular 10-day free trip to Israel from Taglit-Birthright Israel, announce their first trip specifically for those interested in arts and entertainment. Tuma participated in the program in summer 2008 and this August, she will be bringing 40 young artists with her for free to experience Israel for the first time. (more...)

ROCK OF AGES' Casey Tuma and Israel Free Spirit Announce Arts Trip to Israel; Applications Open 2/13
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2013

Casey Tuma (Rock of Ages, Annie), along with Israel Free Spirit and the popular 10-day free trip to Israel from Taglit-Birthright Israel, announce their first trip specifically for those interested in arts and entertainment. Tuma participated in the program in summer 2008 and this August, she will be bringing 40 young artists with her for free to experience Israel for the first time. (more...)

CBS's Four-Hour Miniseries Event THE DOVEKEEPERS Coming in 2015
by TV News Desk - Dec 9, 2013

CBS has ordered THE DOVEKEEPERS, a four-hour miniseries event based on Alice Hoffman's acclaimed historical novel about four extraordinary women whose lives intersect in a fight for survival at the siege of Masada. (more...)

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Announces 2013 Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2012

Following the 80th Anniversary Season's record-breaking attendance, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival announces the 2013 Festival schedule today. Jacob's Pillow is a National Historic Landmark, home to America's longest-running dance festival, and a recipient of the National Medal of Arts. (more...)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jay Leno Among 2014 TV Academy Hall of Fame Inductees; Full List Announced
by TV News Desk - Dec 16, 2013

The Television Academy's Hall of Fame Selection tvacadlogoCommittee has announced the groundbreaking television legends to be inducted into the 23rd Hall of Fame. (more...)

ZORN@60, CIRKOPOLIS, National Theatre of China's RICHARD III and More Set for Skirball Center's 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2013

New York University's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts has revealed its 2013-14 lineup in musical theater, music, dance and more. (more...)

IMAX Theatre to Debut National Geographic's JERUSALEM, 9/23
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2013

On September 23rd, the IMAX Theatre at Palisades Center will premiere JERUSALEM, a captivating new film that explores on a grand scale the intersection of science, history and religion in this enigmatic place. (more...)

Todd Reynolds and More Set for Rite of Summer Music Festival Finale, 9/3
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2012

In a blazing Labor Day finale to Rite of Summer's 2012 season, Todd Reynolds, 'New York's reigning Jazz and Classical Violinist' (The New Yorker), and fiddle-player of choice for avant-gardists everywhere, has assembled a stellar cast of characters to explore the vortex where bluegrass, electronica, minimalism and classical music swirl. Featuring music of glass harmonica virtuoso Jonny Rodgers, avant-bluegrass guitarist Jordan Tice (The Jordan Tice Trio), and the singular percussionist Mathias Kunzli, currently on tour with Regina Spektor. This will take place on Colonels' Row on Monday, September 3rd. (more...)

Benedict Cumberbatch Narrates JERUSALEM, Premiering 9/20
by Movies News Desk - Aug 19, 2013

JERUSALEM, narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch, will be released in the USA and worldwide beginning September 20, 2013. (more...)

Laugh Factory Chicago Kicks Off COMBAT TO COMEDY 8/29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2012

In honor of the grand opening of the Chicago club, the Laugh Factory is spreading its message that laughter is the best medicine by offering free admission for all of America's returning warriors to its four locations for an entire year. (more...)

Boris Lurie Art Foundation Presents Marvin David Levy's Oratorio Atonement
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2011

On April 28, the Boris Lurie Art Foundation will present a free concert at New York's historic Temple Emanu-El. (more...)

Chris Rock Among Presenters For 2012 THE COMEDY AWARDS, 5/6
by TV News Desk - Apr 24, 2012

THE COMEDY AWARDS, the annual event dedicated to honoring and celebrating the world of comedy, today announced talent scheduled to attend the April 28 ceremony, including the first announced presenters of the 2012 'Comedy Awards' (more...)

Passage Theatre Company Opens SLIPPERY AS SIN, 5/17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2012

Passage Theatre Company, Trenton's only professional theater company, will wrap up its 2011-2012 season with Slippery as Sin, running from May 17 to June 3. David Lee White's comic thriller will be directed by Adam Immerwahr - the same team that delivered the 2010 smash hit, Blood: A Comedy. (more...)

Don Rickles to Receive 'Johnny Carson Award' at THE COMEDY AWARDS, 5/6
by TV News Desk - Apr 2, 2012

THE COMEDY AWARDS, the annual event dedicated to honoring and celebrating the world of comedy, announced today that legendary comedian Don Rickles will be honored as the recipient of the prestigious 'Johnny Carson Award For Comedic Excellence' at this year's ceremony. 'The Daily Show's' Jon Stewart will present him with the prestigious award. (more...)

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