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Casting Announced for Kokandy Productions' THE WIZ at Theater Wit
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2016

Kokandy Productions has announced casting for its upcoming revival of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical THE WIZ, directed by guest director Lili-Anne Brown with music direction by Jimmy Morehead and choreography by Breon Arzell, playing March 5 - April 16, 2017 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. (more...)

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers to Release Vinyl Box Sets 12/9
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2016

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers will commemorate the 40th anniversary of their self-titled debut album by releasing two companion vinyl box sets featuring their entire studio album repertoire via UMe and Reprise/Warner Bros. Records on December 9. (more...)

Lawrence Gilliard Jr., Chris Bauer and More Head to David Mamet's THE PENITENT Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

Atlantic Theater Company has announced casting for the world premiere play The Penitent, by Atlantic's Pulitzer Prize-winning co-founder David Mamet, directed by artistic director Neil Pepe. (more...)

WE-COMMERCE Predicts Sharing Economy's Global Impact Will Disrupt Business Trends
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

'We-Commerce,' a bestselling book designed to help enterprising industry leaders transform their business models and navigate toward success in uncharted landscapes, predicts that the fast-evolving Sharing Economy will impact everything from commerce to communication in 2017 and beyond. Written by veteran communications executive and trends forecaster, Billee Howard, 'We-Commerce' is a guide that helps companies create collaborative approaches to creative marketing, culture building and communication. For a limited time, visit to download the complete trends report for free. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016


ON KENTUCKY AVENUE to Celebrate Atlantic City's Club Harlem at On Stage at Kingsborough
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

On Stage at Kingsborough, a leading performing arts presenter located at Brooklyn's Kingsborough Community College presents its 2016-2017 season, featuring world class artists from around the globe. (more...)

Nataly Dawn (of Pomplamoose)'s 'For The Record' Video Premieres
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

Nataly Dawn is celebrating the recent release of her sophomore solo album, Haze, with the premiere of a new video for the track “For The Record.” (more...)

Omaha Steaks Partners with the Crock-Pot Brand
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2016

Omaha Steaks, a fifth generation family-owned company and the nation's leading provider of exceptional grain-fed beef and premium gourmet foods, announced today that it has entered into an exclusive strategic alliance with the Crock-Pot brand to launch a new line of meals. The two iconic brands, Omaha Steaks and Crock-Pot, will co-brand the new meals which are specifically designed to make preparing high-quality family meals convenient and easy using the slow cooker. (more...)

THE WEIR, LITTLE THING, BIG THING and More Set for Irish Theatre of Chicago's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

Irish Theatre of Chicago has announced its 2016-17 Season, featuring a modern Irish classic, a Midwest premiere and a new staged reading festival of the works of emerging Irish playwrights. (more...)

Movie industry experiences 'upheaval bump' as Americans flock to box office
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016


Artistic Director Tamara Harvey Announces 2017 Spring Season At Theatr Clwyd
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

Artistic Director of Theatr Clwyd Tamara Harvey today announces the 2017 spring season for the company. (more...)

Dengue Fever Confirm Spring 2017 North American Tour With Likeminded Global Pioneers Tinariwen
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2016

Los Angeles based Cambodian and American rock band DENGUE FEVER, today confirmed a month long tour in Spring 2017 with Grammy Award-winning group of Tuareg musicians Tinariwen plus headlining dates beginning on March 30 at the Belly Up in San Diego. (more...)

Steppenwolf Announces LookOut Series Winter Lineup with Karen Finley & More
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2016

Steppenwolf Theatre Company announces the 2016/17 winter lineup for LookOut, the company's multi-genre performance series featuring a diverse array of work from both emerging and established artists. LookOut programming takes place in Steppenwolf's 1700 Theatre, an 80-seat cabaret-style space connected to Steppenwolf's own Front Bar: Coffee and Drinks at 1700 N Halsted St. Guests can take drinks into the theater. Every Friday a different DJ spins in Front Bar before the performance. (more...)

Dark Comedy About Suicide, BOYS, Coming to LOST Theatre This Month
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2016

Ella Hickson's critically acclaimed dark comedy about suicide, Boys, comes to the LOST Theatre, Stockwell, this November. (more...)

Celebrate National Slow Cooker Month with Omaha Steaks New Crock-Pot Meals
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

In celebration of National Slow Cooker Month, Omaha Steaks announced that they are including a free 6-quart programmable Crock-Pot Slow Cooker with the purchase of five Omaha Steaks Crock-Pot meals through the end of January. (more...)

Coby Core Introduces All Weather Mini Mojo Bluetooth Speaker Series at CES 2017
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017


José James Releases New Single CLOSER
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2017

James Makes His Screen Debut with Appearance in Fifty Shades Darker; Featured on the Film's Soundtrack Album “James has showed himself to be a genre chameleon whose musical sensibilities are aligned to hip-hop and neo-soul as much as jazz… the singer has now embraced a contemporary R&B mode to convey a storytelling song cycle ruminating on the vicissitudes of love and life… Mainstream success beckons.” — Mojo (more...)

Elbow Premiere Official Video for 'Gentle Storm'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2017

Today elbow revealed another track from their highly anticipated forthcoming album, “Little Fictions” along with a landmark video. (more...)

Nadine Khouri 'The Salted Air' - John Parish Produced Debut LP Out 4/3
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2017

British-Lebanese singer-songwriter Nadine Khouri's enigmatic debut The Salted Air is a haunting and atmospheric collection of poetic meditations on loss and transformation. (more...)

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Peter Marks
by Elliot Lanes - Jan 25, 2017


Jean-Michel Jarre to Bring His 'Electronica' World Tour to North America This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

Current Grammy-nominated artist and French electronic music composer and producer JEAN-MICHEL JARRE's reputation for the spectacular is unmatched, having been one of the first artists in the world to perform electronic music as we know it today. (more...)

Damian Lewis and Sophie Okonedo to be Joined by Jason Hughes and Archie Madekwe in THE GOAT, OR WHO IS SYLVIA?
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Full casting for Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? is announced today. Joining Damian Lewis and Sophie Okonedo, who play husband and wife Martin and Stevie in Ian Rickson's production, will be Jason Hughes as Martin's oldest friend Ross and Archie Madekwe as their son Billy. (more...)

Rib Lovers in Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina Texas, and Missouri Rejoice at Red Hot & Blue Restaurants $20 Rib Special
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

For a limited time, the Red Hot & Blue BBQ Restaurants in Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, Missouri, New Jersey and Texas are rallying all rib lovers with a $20 rib special. The Rib Lover's Special includes a full rack of ribs and two side items for only $20. And there has not be a better time to sample the Red Hot & Blue authentic St Louis-cut, Memphis-style ribs than now, as also available for a limited time is a two-bone sampler with the purchase of any sandwich or entrée for only $2.50. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017


Critically-Acclaimed Irish Play Makes Its American Debut at Villanova Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Villanova Theatre presents the U.S. premiere of Stacey Gregg's imaginative and innovative play Lagan, directed by Villanova alumna Kathryn MacMillan ('01). (more...)

SundanceTV Announces 2017 Programming Slate
by TV News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

SundanceTV today announced the premiere dates for its spring 2017 programming slate. The network will continue to use Wednesdays at 10:00 PM ET / 9 C as the anchor for its original drama series premieres. (more...)

World SON (Self-Organizing Networks) Ecosystem Market 2016-2030: SON (Self-Organizing Network) Spending to Surpass $5 Billion by 2020 - Research and Markets
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017


Ben Woolf's ANGRY YOUNG MAN Will Make American Debut at Urban Stages
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Urban Stages, Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director, will continue its 33rd season with the American Premiere of the award-winning drama Angry Young Man by award- winning playwright Ben Woolf, directed by Stephen Hamilton. (more...)

Jez Butterworth's THE FERRYMAN Will Transfer to the Gielgud Theatre; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

After the short run at the Royal Court Theatre sold out in just one day, the producers are delighted to announce that Jez Butterworth's epic, new playThe Ferryman will transfer to the West End. Multi award-winning actor, director and writer Paddy Considine will be joined by Laura Donnelly and Genevieve O'Reilly in the production directed by Sam Mendes. (more...)

Dengue Fever Announce Deluxe Reissue Campaign for Out-of-Print Catalog
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Los Angeles based Cambodian and American rock band DENGUE FEVER (, announced today that they are set to begin a deluxe reissue campaign to release the band's long out-of-print back catalog (more...)

All Them Witches Announce UK Headline Tour; New Album Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

Following appearances confirmed at the Secret Garden Party and Truck Festivals, All Them Witches will return to the UK in September and October for their biggest UK headline tour yet, including a show at London's Koko. (more...)

Sweet Spirit Debuts Blazing New Single 'The Power'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

Austin's eight-piece self-described "freak parade" Sweet Spirit just premiered "The Power", the debut single from their upcoming album St. Mojo, on Tom Scharpling's The Best Show. (more...)

Cast Complete for American Premiere of ANGRY YOUNG MAN at Urban Stages
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Urban Stages, Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director, has announced the cast of the American Premiere of the award-winning drama Angry Young Man by award-winning playwright Ben Woolf, directed by Stephen Hamilton. (more...)

National Pork Board Teams Up with Award-Winning Chef Jose Mendin to Create the First-Ever Pork Burger at Burger Bash at the 2017 Food Network and Cooking Channel South Be
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017


Sweet Spirit Announces New Album, Tour Dates + SXSW & The Best Show
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

Austin's eight-piece self-described “freak parade” Sweet Spirit will be taking their show on the road this spring. (more...)

Lisa Hannigan Performs 'Undertow' on CORDEN; Embarks on North American Tour
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Lisa Hannigan performs “Undertow” on “The Late Late Show with James Corden.” Watch the performance here: The track appears on her album At Swim. (more...)

The Elephant Theatre Company presents GOD'S WAITING ROOM
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

The Elephant Theatre Company presents Robert Austin Rossi's heartfelt World Premiere dramaGod's Waiting Room where prejudices collide with the past and present in issues of sexuality, religion, intolerance and love. Renowned Los Angeles theatre Director, David Fofi directs this award-winning cast. LA stage veterans Kathleen Garrett stars along with Jeremy Glazer, Mark Adair-Rios, Randy Vasquez and Charlie Pacello. (more...)

Arcade Fire Live At Castlefield Bowl this Summer
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

Arcade Fire bring their breath-taking live set to Manchester International Festival this summer at the city's Castlefield Bowl, Thursday 6 July.    (more...)

AMERICAN RADICAL to Spotlight Women's Rights at Middlebury Actors Workshop
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

Middlebury Actors Workshop will present Kate Redway's new play, American Radical at Town Hall Theater March 3 - 5.    (more...)

Chris Shiflett's New Solo Album Out 4/14; Title Track Premieres at Rolling Stone
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

West Coast Town, the new solo album from acclaimed musician, songwriter and performer Chris Shiflett, will be released April 14 on SideOneDummy Records. I (more...)

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Presents the World Premiere of WINTER by Julie Jensen
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble (RTE), Chicago's only Equity theatre dedicated to producing new work with women at the core, announces the world premiere of Winter by Julie Jensen. The production, co-directed by RTE members Megan Carney and Mark Ulrich,runs January 7 - February 11, 2017, at Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, 5779 N. Ridge Avenue in Chicago.  The press opening is Monday, January 16, 2017 at 7:00pm. (more...)

Factory to Present Toronto Premiere of EMPIRE OF THE SON This January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

Factory will present the Toronto premiere of EMPIRE OF THE SON, the exhilaratingly original multimedia one-man show by actor, comedian, writer and former CBC radio broadcaster Tetsuro Shigematsu. (more...)

Kokandy Productions to Ease on Down the Road with THE WIZ Next Spring
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2016

Kokandy Productions will launch its fifth anniversary season with a revival of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical THE WIZ, with book by William F. Brown, music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls, directed by guest director Lili-Anne Brown, music direction by Jimmy Morehead and choreography by Breon Arzell.  (more...)

Jean-Michel Jarre's 'Electronica 1:The Time Machine' Nominated For Grammy
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2016

Pioneering French electronic music composer and producer, Jean-Michel Jarre's 'Electronica 1: The Time Machine' has been nominated for a Grammy in the Best Dance/Electronic Album category. (more...)

by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 30, 2016


Rachael Sage to Join Howard Jones on Spring 2017 Tour
by BWW News Desk - Dec 25, 2016

Award-winning singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Rachael Sage will be joining iconic synth-pop pioneer and hitmaker Howard Jones on the U.K. leg of his 2017 Spring Tour. Sage has often named Jones as one of her most beloved artists and a seminal influence on her songwriting, and while she has rarely covered other artists' music, she used to perform his songs including "No One Is To Blame" at her regular solo piano gig while attending Stanford University. (more...)

Loudon Wainwright III to Perform at People's Light This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2016

People's Light presents the regional premiere of Loudon Wainwright III's Surviving Twin. Created and performed by the Grammy Award-winner as a 'posthumous collaboration' with his late father, an esteemed writer and Life Magazine columnist, the production serves as both a moving homage, and 'a pointed musical meditation on the complexities of familial relationships' (Hollywood Reporter). (more...)

Jamie Lloyd to Direct Immersive Philip Ridley Double Bill at Shoreditch Town Hall
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

Today Shoreditch Town Hall announces an immersive double-bill of Philip Ridley plays, including the world premiere of Killer and a new production of Ridley's contemporary classic The Pitchfork Disney, his first stage play which premiered in 1991. The productions will both be directed by Jamie Lloyd and run in 'The Ditch' basement spaces of Shoreditch Town Hall in spring 2017. (more...)

ProfNet Experts Available on New Year's Resolutions, Mental Health Care, More
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2016


BWW Recap: Okay, Ladies, Now Let's Get In Formation on THE WALKING DEAD
by Jennifer McHugh - Dec 12, 2016

Anyone else feeling gutted? (Don't chuckle, don't reward that.) Yes, THE WALKING DEAD sure wasn't going to leave us hanging without a few more deaths, God forbid, but at least they left us with some hope too. How are we at mid-season already? (more...)

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