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Baltimore Shakespeare Factory Presents THE SHOEMAKER'S HOLIDAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2016

Baltimore Shakespeare Factory is thrilled to present the Baltimore area premiere of Thomas Dekker's hilarious London city comedy, The Shoemaker's Holiday.  The story is based on the real-life Simon Eyre, a commoner who became the Lord Mayor of London. (more...)

Habitat for Humanity of Washington, D.C. breaks ground on 12 new affordable homes with $1.3 Million Contribution from Level 2 Development
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016


Howard University Honors Radio One, Inc. Founder And Chairperson Cathy Hughes As New Namesake For Its School Of Communications With Star-Studded Unveiling Ceremony And Ce
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2016


BWW's On This Day - October 23, 2016
by - Oct 23, 2016

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on October 23 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Roundabout Theatre Company's CABARET to Play Broward Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2016

The Broward Center for the Performing Arts announced today that individual tickets for the Fort Lauderdale engagement of Roundabout Theatre Company's CABARET will go on sale Friday, November 4, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. (more...)

BWW Review: Nathan Lane and John Slattery Lead A Raucously Funny Revival Of THE FRONT PAGE
by Michael Dale - Oct 21, 2016

Bright bursts of light imitating the effects of flash powder photography capture the opening and closing images of all three acts of director Jack O'Brien's raucously good revival of the classic 1928 comedy, THE FRONT PAGE. (more...)

Flushing Town Hall Presents Diwali Festival Featuring Music, Dance, Food, and Family-Friendly Activities
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

On Saturday, November 12, Flushing Town Hall will celebrate the Festival of Lights with its second-annual Diwali Festival, featuring internationally renowned dancers and musicians from historic India and the Indian diaspora, with workshops, traditional foods, and family-friendly activities.  (more...)

Heavy Hitters Join Talkbacks for The Platform Group's ROUGHLY SPEAKING
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Shara Ashley Zeiger's Roughly Speaking, a new play with rap based on over 200 interviews with New York City's homeless, has announced the initial slate of participants for its after-show talkbacks. A line-up which includes experts on the homeless, a member of the New York State Assembly, TED Talk Presenters, artists and members of the Roughly Speaking cast and creative team. Scheduled to take place after every Wednesday and Sunday performance, the first such discussion will be held on Wednesday, November 2.  (more...)

MANCHESTER BY THE SEA Among Nominees for 26th Annual GOTHAM AWARDS; Full List
by Movies News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Kenneth Lonergan's Manchester By The Sea, Barry Jenkins' Moonlight, Kelly Reichardt's Certain Women, Richard Linklater's Everybody Wants Some!! and Jim Jarmusch's Paterson are among the IFP Gotham Awards nominees announced today. (more...)

Rhum & Clay to Present TESTOSTERONE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Masters of pulp-cinematic visual theatre Rhum & Clay return to New Diorama Theatre this November with a completely new type of project; a semi-autobiographical look at the construct of masculinity, written and performed by renowned female-male transgender actor and writer Kit Redstone and told through Rhum & Clay's inimitably distinct theatrical lens.  (more...)

Photo Coverage: 3D Theatricals' Inaugural Production Of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT At Cerritos Center For The Performing Arts
by Lily Lim - Oct 20, 2016

3-D Theatricals (3DT) presented Andrew Lloyd Webber (Music) and Tim Rice's (Lyrics) irresistible story of 'Joseph...', his brothers, and one very colorful garment in this delightful musical saga that opened at 3DT's newest home, the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts in Cerritos, CA. October 14 and runs through October 23, 2016 as their 2016 - 2017 premier season offering. BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at opening night below! (more...)

TechShop St. Louis Celebrates Grand Opening in Cortex Innovation Community
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016


by TV News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Beth Murphy's What Tomorrow Brings has its national broadcast premiere on the PBS documentary series POV (Point of View) on Monday, Oct. 31, 2016 at 10 p.m. (Check local listings.) (more...)

Ghostly Post-Holocaust Chamber Opera LADY OF THE CASTLE Set for TNC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Theater for the New City, Crystal Field, Executive Director, and The After Dinner Opera Company present two musical tales of Jewish humor and heartbreak. The evening of opera begins with a 20-minute curtain raiser, Seymour Barab's raucous, off-color opera vaudeville From Oy to Vey. (more...)

Former Mrs. California Seeks Mayoral Office
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016


J. Bernard Calloway to Return in Title Role of 'THE GRINCH' at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for the Globe's 19th annual production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (more...)

New York City Opera to Present New York Premiere of Iraq War Opera FALLUJAH
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

New York City Opera continues its 2016 – 17 season on November 17, 18, 19 and 20, 2016 with the New York premiere of Tobin Stokes and Heather Raffo's Fallujah, the first opera written about the Iraq War experience. (more...)

Theatre Development Fund and The Dream Center Harlem to Present H.E.R.S - A NIGHT OF EMPOWERMENT
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

Theatre Development Fund (TDF) and The Dream Center Harlem, partners in the first year of TDF's CREATE NEW YORK (CNY) Program, have announced their first community event focusing on empowerment and whole living called H.E.R.S. - HEALING EVOLVING RESOLVING SELF - A NIGHT OF EMPOWERMENT, will take place at the Dream Center Harlem(205 West 119th Street, Manhattan) on Friday, November 4 from 6pm to midnight.  The event is open to the public and admission is free. (more...)

BWW Review: Can't Help Falling for ALL SHOOK UP
by Trevor Durham - Oct 19, 2016

Director Tom Ossowski gives a loving tribute to rock and roll. (more...)

'Andrew Young and the Making of Modern Atlanta' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

A new book by Ambassador Andrew Young offers first-hand accounts of decisions that shaped Atlanta's growth from a small, provincial city in the Deep South to an international metropolis that influences global affairs. (more...)

Scoop: NCIS: NEW ORLEANS on CBS - Tuesday, November 1, 2016
by TV Scoop - Oct 18, 2016

Get all the scoop on NCIS: NEW ORLEANS, airing on CBS on Tuesday, November 1, 2016! (more...)

Peter Shaffer's EQUUS to Make Theatre Rhinoceros Debut This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

EQUUS by Peter Shaffer will have its Theatre Rhinoceros premiere for a limited engagement - 17 performances only - 3 weeks! The show plays Nov. 25 - Dec. 10, 2016. (more...)

Musica Viva NY to Present Bach-Focused HEROES AND DRAGONS This December
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Musica Viva NY-a chamber choir of thirty professionals and highly skilled volunteers dedicated to creating imaginative programs that offer joy, solace, renewal and inspiration in a busy world-presents Heroes and Dragons: J.S. Bach and the Epic Cantata on Sunday, December 4 at 5:00 p.m. at All Souls Church.  (more...)

Vancouver Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra with Goh Ballet Presents the Children's Symphonic Classic PETER AND THE WOLF
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

The Vancouver Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra (VAMSO) presents Sergei Prokofiev's timeless symphonic tale, Peter and the Wolf, November 27, 2016, 2pm at the Orpheum Theatre. This enchanting story of a boy outwitting a wolf will come to life with music by VAMSO's more than 100 musicians, and a splendid performance by dancers of Goh Ballet choreographed by Adonis Daukaev. Bard on the Beach Founder & famed theatre figure, Christopher Gaze, will lend his voice as narrator for this delightful family event. (more...)

Cast Announced for Connecticut Premiere of UNNECESSARY FARCE at Playhouse on Park
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Two cops. Three crooks. Eight doors. Go! Playhouse on Park's Mainstage series continues with Unnecessary Farce, written by West Hartford native Paul Slade Smith. Opening night is Friday, November 4, at 8:00pm, with a complimentary pre-performance wine and cheese reception from 7pm-8pm.   (more...)

ZORA NEALE HURSTON to Host Post-Show Scholars Panel at New Federal Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

On Sunday, October 30, immediately after the 2:30 PM matinee performance of 'Zora Neale Hurston, a theatrical biography' by Laurence Holder, New Federal Theatre will have a scholars' panel on this 'queen of the Harlem Renaissance,' who was a prolific novelist, playwright and journalist of the 1920s and 30s. (more...)

Airbnb Partners With SolarCity to Bring Solar Energy to the Home Sharing Community
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016


Florida Grand Opera Celebrates Largest Gift in Company History
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Friday was a big day at Florida Grand Opera (FGO). The company held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to commemorate the largest gift in its 75 year history - its 35,000 square foot office and rehearsal space. FGO's General Director and CEO, Susan T. Danis, opened the event with a short introduction welcoming press and donors to the momentous occasion and expressing the sincere gratitude of all those affiliated with the Opera. (more...)

Costa Mesa Celebrates Artist Mark Kostabi
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Martin Lawrence Galleries (MLG) South Coast has partnered with the City of Costa Mesa to declare October 2016 as Mark Kostabi Month. Kostabi will be presented with a proclamation from Costa Mesa's Mayor Stephen Mensinger at 'Meet the Artist: Mark Kostabi.' Kostabi is a prominent figure from the New York 1984 East Village art scene. The public art reception will take place October 22, 2016, from 7-9PM. MLG South Coast is located at 3333 Bear Street, Suite 202, Costa Mesa, CA 92626. 'Why are the figures faceless? It's a universal language free of racial limitations, and a reflection of society's fear of individuality,' said Mark Kostabi, Artist. 'The MLG South Coast has been in business for over 40 years and self-proclaimed Mark Kostabi is a California State University Fullerton alumn with Southern California roots that we associate with as a local art business,' said Kenneth W. Lawrence, Gallery Director. 'The City of Costa Mesa residents are exposed to the fine taste of performing arts, yet, to celebrate the accomplishments of Mr. Mark Kostabi shall bring inspiration to the emerging visual artists,' said Stephen Mensinger, Mayor of Costa Mesa. 'Our Cultural Arts Committee works with City Council to bring art awareness to the residents in the City of the Arts.' Martin Lawrence Galleries (MLG) is Orange County's premier Gallery of Fine Art in South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa. MLG specializes in original paintings, sculptures and limited editions by Warhol, Picasso, Chagall and many others. Appetizers will be provided by Irvine's Angelina's Pizzeria Napoletana. 'Our passion is to create artisanal meals that are authentic to Italy, so welcoming Mark Kostabi was a natural fit since he is part of Italy's art market,' said Sho Fusco, Angelina's proprietor. Wine will be supplied by Costa Mesa's art studio Inspired Art and Wine. Follow MLG South Coast on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. #KostabiMonthOct2016 Jamie Perlman, Martin Lawrence Galleries South Coast, Matt Kovacs, BLAZE PR, (more...)

Charlotte Ritchie to Star in RICKY WHITTINGTON AND HIS CAT at New Diorama Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Once upon a… etc. there was a nice lad called Ricky Whittington, who lived somewhere that isn't London. Frustrated by the lack of social and economic opportunities in not-London, he put all his possessions into a handkerchief-tied-to-a-stick and set off to is-London with his (talking - get on board) Cat, who was a li'l prick. (more...)

THE EVERY 28 HOURS PLAYS to Combine Theatre and Social Justice at The Kennedy Center Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

On Oct. 24th, 2016 at 7:30 pm in the Kennedy Center Theater Lab, The Kennedy Center will host an event that combines the theatrically based social justice initiative of THE EVERY 28 HOURS PLAYS (E28H) with community-based faith initiatives to engage local issues that matter. (more...)

Over $2,700,000 Raised at the 2016 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Toronto Mayor John Tory marked the official start of the 27th annual Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on Sunday, October 16, welcoming over 25,000 people from more than 60 countries. The event raised $2,700,000 and counting for 182 local charities through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge. This amount is a significant contribution to the more than $50 million raised nationally in the lifetime of the Scotiabank Charity Challenge since its inception in 2003. (more...)

AT&T Unveils 2017 Edition of The Heritage Calendar
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016


Judson Mills to Join Deborah Cox in THE BODYGUARD Tour, Launching at Paper Mill This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse has announced casting for North American premiere of the hit new musical The Bodyguard based on the Warner Bros. film written by Lawrence Kasdan, with book by Alexander Dinelaris (Birdman), directed by Thea Sharrock (Equus) and with choreography by Karen Bruce (Strictly Come Dancing). (more...)

Automation Technology Leader Festo and City of Mason Host International Leaders & Trade Media for Festo's Grand Opening
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016


Victoria Clark, Jeanine Tesori and Bartlett Sher to Lead Master Classes at City Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

New York City Center's new series of musical theater masterclasses, Front and Center: Learning from the Masters, provides a unique opportunity for audience members to observe distinguished artists working with emerging professionals. (more...)

Boston Public Library Commemorates 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare's Death with Shakespeare Exhibition, 10/14
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

2016 marks the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death, and Boston Public Library honors the Bard's lasting legacy with its Shakespeare Unauthorized exhibition, opening on Friday, October 14 in the McKim Exhibition Hall on the first floor of the McKim building at the Central Library in Copley Square. The exhibition is presented in conjunction with the BPL citywide initiative All the City's a Stage: A Season of Shakespeare at the Boston Public Library, connecting audiences to theater and the dramatic arts with programs throughout the library system. Boston Public Library holds one of the largest and most comprehensive collections of Shakespeare in a public institution, including the first four folios of his collected works, 45 early quarto editions of individual plays, and thousands of volumes of early source material, commentaries, translations, manuscripts, and more. Visit to view the complete offerings of the initiative. (more...)

Safariland Issues Statement Regarding VIEVU Contract with New York Police Department
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016


Boston Library Presents SHAKESPEARE UNAUTHORIZED, an Exhibition Commemorating the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare's Death
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

2016 marks the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death, and Boston Public Library and the Norman B. Leventhal Map Center will honor the Bard's lasting legacy with two exhibitions at the Central Library this fall, as well as programming at library locations citywide. Boston Public Library holds one of the largest and most comprehensive collections of Shakespeare in a public institution, including the first four folios of his collected works, 45 early quarto editions of individual plays, and thousands of volumes of early source material, commentaries, translations, manuscripts, and more. (more...)

NextEV Officially Opens North American Headquarters
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016


ABC Orders Pilot for New 'Rapper Comedy' from HAMILTON's Daveed Diggs
by TV News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

The project hails from 'Late Night' writer Jeremy Bronson, recent HAMILTON star and Tony award winner Daveed Diggs and Jamie Tarses, Scott Stuber & Dylan Clark's Bluegrass FanFare. (more...)

PBS to Premiere Beth Murphy's WHAT TOMORROW BRINGS, 10/31
by TV News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Beth Murphy's What Tomorrow Brings has its national broadcast premiere on the PBS documentary series POV (Point of View) onMonday, Oct. 31, 2016 at 10 p.m. (Check local listings.)  (more...)

CBS's FACE THE NATION Up +29% Year-to-Year in Adults 25-54
by TV News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

CBS News' FACE THE NATION posted double-digit, year-to-year percentage growth in adults 25-54, delivering 0.9/04 (up +29%, from 0.7/04), according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Oct. 9. (more...)

Cast Set for Harry Connick, Jr.'s THE HAPPY ELF at Red Branch Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Red Branch Theatre Company (RBTC) will complete its 2016 season entitled Paint It Red with the snappy, jazzy holiday musical comedy The Happy Elf. Casting has been completed and rehearsals are underway for the stage adaptation of the 3D-animated film that first appeared as a holiday special in 2005. (more...)

Los modelos Q5 y Q5 Plus de 360 Phone incorporan el elemento seguro integrado Pearl by Ot
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016


Zymergen Anuncia Financiamiento de la Serie B de 130 millones de USD, Liderado por SoftBank
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016


Laurel Little Theatre Presents Annual Southern Comedy RUNNING MATES
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Laurel Little Theatre's annual Southern comedy is coming up - only this year, it's a funny Southern "political" comedy - performed right in the very middle of this year's election season.  Need a little diversion from Hillary and the Donald?  Well…here it is!  (more...)

Tickets on Sale Friday for THE BODYGUARD's National Tour Launch in Minneapolis
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Hennepin Theatre Trust has announced that the U.S. National tour of the hit musical, THE BODYGUARD, launches in Minneapolis as part of the 2016-2017 Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin Season Jan. 10-15, 2017 at the historic Orpheum Theatre. (more...)

Palm Beach Dramaworks Welcomes New Board Officers, Honorary Directors
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

Palm Beach Dramaworks has announced the new officers of its Board of Directors and the newly named honorary directors. (more...)

Scoop: GOTHAM on FOX - Monday, October 10, 2016
by - Oct 10, 2016

Get all the scoop on GOTHAM, airing on FOX on Monday, October 10, 2016! (more...)

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