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BWW Interview - Special CATS Debut of the Month Series: Daniel Gaymon
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 9, 2016

This month, BWW's Debut of the Month column features four of the talented actors who are making their Broadway debuts in the exciting revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's iconic musical CATS. Today we speak with Daniel Gaymon, who makes his Broadway debut in the dual role of  Plato/Macavity (more...)

Haylie Duff to Hit the Road in New Cooking Channel Series HAYLIE'S AMERICA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

Come along on the eight half-hour episodes of HAYLIE'S AMERICA, beginning today, September 8th. (more...)

The Salon/Sanctuary Announces 2016 – 2017 Concert Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

Joining the world-wide 500th anniversary commemorations of the creation in Venice of the world's first ghetto, Salon/Sanctuary Concerts' eighth season explores the musical worlds shaped by ancestors and descendents of exiles. From Esther to Shylock, from Troubadors to Dowland, we glimpse at fault lines of acceptance refracted through the prism of music. (more...)

Infrared Heaters Industry: Global Consumption Value, Sales and Key Companies Profile 2016
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2016

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BWW Preview: SISTER ACT -- THE MUSICAL at Arvada Center For The Arts And Humanities
by Robert Bogin - Sep 3, 2016

Singing gangsters and nuns are taking the stage -- together - at the Arvada Center. (more...)

Theatre in Historic Places: OKTOBERFEST THE MUSICAL at the Crest Theatre
by Ellen Dostal - Sep 28, 2016

Frances Seymour Fonda, actor Henry Fonda's second wife, was only 32 years old when the theater she commissioned architect Arthur W. Hawes to build opened in December of 1940. Originally known as the Westwood Theater, it was designed to be a performance space for live productions and for a short time it did fulfill that mission. Across town, movie musicals like Busby Berkeley's Strike Up the Band and Down Argentine Way were becoming box office hits as Tinseltown capitalized on the popularity of established young stars such as Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney and soon-to-be stars like pin-up girl Betty Grable and Carmen Miranda. (more...)

Suspense on Stage this Fall, as MRT Presents ABIGAIL/1702
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

This fall Merrimack Repertory Theatre (MRT) presents the regional premiere of Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa's 'Abigail/1702', the haunting play that asks what might have happened ten years after the Salem witch trials. At the center of the story is Abigail Williams, the young accuser of 1692's Salem Village, as she tries to begin a new life after the hysteria has subsided-yet remains haunted at every turn by terrors of the past. Tlaloc Rivas directs. (more...)

Charlie Sheen to Star in New Crackle Original Film MAD FAMILIES
by TV News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

Crackle, Sony's streaming network, today announced that Charlie Sheen has signed on to star and executive produce the network's original movie, MAD FAMILIES, which began production in Los Angeles last week. (more...)

18th Telluride by the Sea Festival to Bring LA LA LAND & More to The Music Hall
by Movies News Desk - Sep 2, 2016

The secret is out: six diverse, original films with international casts of both seasoned actors and fresh new faces, directed by some of the world's most acclaimed filmmakers, are coming to The Music Hall's Telluride by the Sea Festival in Portsmouth, New Hampshire-transforming the charming Seacoast town into a mecca for cinephiles for three exciting days, Friday, September 16 - Sunday, September 18, 2016. (more...)

Stage Door Theatre to Present THE ROTHSCHILDS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2016

Stage Door Theatre's September production is a Tony Award-winning musical based on the fascinating story of one family's rise from the ghettos of late eighteenth century Germany to domination of the European financial community and the loftiest echelons of society.  The Rothschilds will open on September 2nd and run through October 16th in the theatre's large auditorium. (more...)

RAGTIME Releases Its First Picture - Meet Coalhouse Walker Jr.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2016

Ako Mitchell stars as Harlem musician Coalhouse Walker Jr., one of the central characters in the musical 'Ragtime'. This stunning new actor-musician version, with a cast led by West End and Broadway stars EARL CARPENTER and  ANITA LOUISE COMB, will follow critically acclaimed 'Titanic' as the second in-house production at Charing Cross Theatre. (more...)

18th Telluride by the Sea Festival to Bring LA LA LAND & More to The Music Hall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2016

The secret is out: six diverse, original films with international casts of both seasoned actors and fresh new faces, directed by some of the world's most acclaimed filmmakers, are coming to The Music Hall's Telluride by the Sea Festival in Portsmouth, New Hampshire-transforming the charming Seacoast town into a mecca for cinephiles for three exciting days, Today, September 16 - Sunday, September 18, 2016. (more...)

Bear's Den's Sold-Out U.S. Tour Kicks Off; Set for U.S. TV Debut on CBS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2016

Bear's Den will make their U.S. network television debut on “CBS This Morning: Saturday” on October 15. The band will perform “Red Earth & Pouring Rain,” “Dew On The Vine” and “Emeralds” as part of CBS' “Saturday Sessions” segment. (more...)

New Orleans Terminal, LLC Goes Live with Tideworks' Terminal Operating System
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2016

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Scoop: SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE: THE NEXT GENERATION on FOX - Monday, September 12, 2016
by - Sep 12, 2016

Get all the scoop on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE: THE NEXT GENERATION, airing on FOX on Monday, September 12, 2016! (more...)

Jan Needle Releases New Satire, THE RISE OF RONALD T. RUMP, Based on WIND IN THE WILLOWS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2016

Jan Needle has written more than 50 books, as well as plays for stage, television and radio. His thriller Kicking Off was serialized for TV as Underbelly, and several others have also been televised. As well as thrillers, he writes highly acclaimed historical naval fiction, and has just finished a third series of novellas based around Nelson's life. (more...)

Photo Coverage: The ENO Returns with Puccini's TOSCA
by Roy Tan - Oct 4, 2016

Opera singer Tosca's love for artist Cavaradossi knows no compromise. But with Rome in turmoil, the personal becomes political. Sadistic police chief Scarpia wants Tosca for himself - and, to his manipulative mind, nothing could be easier than turning the very strength of her passion to his own advantage. (more...)

BWW Spooktacular - Our Top 10 Broadway-Themed Halloween Costumes for 2016
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 30, 2016

With Halloween just around the corner, it's time once again for BWW's Top Broadway-themed costumes to help make your holiday festivities extra special. (more...)

The Salon/Sanctuary Announces 2016 – 2017 Concert Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

Joining the world-wide 500th anniversary commemorations of the creation in Venice of the world's first ghetto, Salon/Sanctuary Concerts' eighth season explores the musical worlds shaped by ancestors and descendents of exiles. From Esther to Shylock, from Troubadors to Dowland, we glimpse at fault lines of acceptance refracted through the prism of music. (more...)

Emma Rice and Michael Morpurgo's '946' to Make American Premiere at Berkeley Rep
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

Berkeley Rep today announced the American premiere of 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips adapted by Michael Morpurgo (War Horse) and Emma Rice, with Rice also directing. (more...)

'Gangster Redemption' Author Larry Lawton Discusses His Reality Check Program
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2016

Larry Lawton brings the most informative, inspirational, educational, motivational and entertaining presentations to audiences throughout the United States and abroad. Businesses, Schools, Churches, Law Enforcement and Community Organizations bring Larry in as he has a unique way of connecting with audiences.  (more...)

Alamo Drafthouse Sculpts "House of Wax," Downtown Brooklyn's Most Unique Bar & Museum
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2016

With the opening of Alamo Drafthouse Downtown Brooklyn Friday, October 28th at 445 Albee Square West, also comes the opening of Brooklyn's newest, most curious full service bar: House of Wax. While the stand-alone bar is housed in the Alamo Drafthouse cinema, and will be without a doubt the best spot for movie pre-gaming and post-mortems, House of Wax is a destination and experience all its own. (more...)

The Maltz Jupiter to Present THE AUDIENCE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2016

For more than sixty years, Queen Elizabeth II has held private weekly meetings with each Prime Minister, from Churchill to Cameron. In these intimate and sometimes explosive conversations, we see glimpses of the woman who wears the crown and witness the moments that shaped a monarch. Go behind the walls of Buckingham Palace and into the private chambers of Queen Elizabeth II for the audience in Peter Morgan's riveting new play that swept Broadway last season. Sponsored by the John McDonald Company. Learn More (more...)

BWW Review: New England Premiere of ABIGAIL/1702 Fits the Season
by Nancy Grossman - Oct 22, 2016

ABIGAIL/1702 is playwright Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa's exploration of the aftermath of the 1692 Salem witch trials. Merrimack Repertory Theatre and Director Tlaloc Rivas push all the right buttons to give the audience a scary ride. The outstanding design elements create an atmosphere that is spooky on many levels, and Rachel Napoleon is convincing as the troubled young accuser trying to escape her past. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Counting Down to Jennifer Ashley Tepper's THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOLUME 3 - The Belasco Theatre
by Jennifer Ashley Tepper - Oct 20, 2016

Have you ever wanted to spend time with Stephen Sondheim in the lobby during one of his shows? Did you know that Patti LuPone once had a Broadway ghostly encounter? Have you wondered what it was like to be in the landmark Broadway premiere of Angels in America? (more...)

Bear's Den Make U.S. TV Debut on CBS THIS MORNING; Launching Tour This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Acclaimed U.K. band Bear's Den made their U.S. network television debut on 'CBS This Morning: Saturday,' with performances of 'Red Earth & Pouring Rain,' 'Dew On The Vine' and 'Emeralds.' (more...)

Centenary Stage Company's SHERLOCK HOLMES Moves into its Final Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Mixing the cunning of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's mastermind detective with the sharp wit of playwright Oscar Wilde Centenary Stage Company's Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily moves into its final weekend on the Sitnik Stage. (more...)

Bear's Den Make U.S. Network TV Debut; Confirms U.S. Tour in January
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Acclaimed U.K. band Bear's Den made their U.S. network television debut on “CBS This Morning: Saturday,” with performances of “Red Earth & Pouring Rain,” “Dew On The Vine” and “Emeralds.” (more...)

T.V. Appearance for Australian Underdog Rising to Success
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2016

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Photo Flash: Centenary Stage Presents SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE CASE OF THE JERSEY LILY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

Running now till October 23, Centenary Stage Company brings to life Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's mastermind detective Sherlock Holmes in Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily in the Sitnik Theater of the Lackland Performing Arts Center and audiences are raving.  "Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily was wonderful; probably the best production I've seen in the last three years. It is well cast with excellent acting. The writing was superb and on a par with a true Sherlock Holmes mystery. Go see it. No, don't just see it, observe it." - Bronc Radak, audience member (more...)

Something Is Beginning! RAGTIME to Open in London Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

It was the music of something beginning... Ragtime, the landmark Broadway musical, will play the Charing Cross Theatre (The Arches, Villiers Street), in London's West End, beginning October 8th and run through December 10th in a strictly limited engagement. Opening night is set for October 17th. (more...)

BWW Review: Athol Fugard's 'MASTER HAROLD'... AND THE BOYS Has, Sadly, Not Lost Its Relevance
by Michael Dale - Nov 9, 2016

The subject of sensitive, well-intentioned white people growing up unaware of their own privilege has been receiving more and more attention in American, but back in 1982, South African playwright Athol Fugard approached the issue as experienced in his apartheid-infested homeland. (more...)

Alan Gilbert to Lead NY Phil in Brahms's Symphony No. 3 and Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5; Facebook Live Broadcast 1/14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Music Director Alan Gilbert will lead the New York Philharmonic in Brahms's Symphony No. 3 and Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor, with Stephen Hough as soloist, Wednesday, January 11, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.; Thursday, January 12 at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, January 13 at 8:00 p.m.; and Saturday, January 14 at 8:00 p.m. The January 14 performance will be broadcast on Facebook Live, the Philharmonic's second live concert broadcast on Facebook, following the 2016-17 season Opening Gala Concert. Hosted by WQXR's Terrance McKnight and directed by Habib Azar, the live, online broadcast - available at facebook.com/nyphilharmonic - will also feature live interviews with the evening's artists. The concert will be available for on-demand viewing on the Philharmonic's website, YouTube, and Facebook through August 31, 2017. (more...)

Theatre Coup d'Etat to Present THE CRUCIBLE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2016

Winner of the 1953 Tony Award for Best Play, The Crucible tells the story of a community consumed by fear, hatred, and a lust for power. John Proctor, a well-respected farmer, ends an ill-fated affair with his servant, Abigail. Spurned by the rejection of her first love, Abigail rebels by meeting with other young women to dance and explore the occult in the woods. They are caught, and through their effort to avoid juvenile punishment, the young women are used as a pawns by the fear-mongering patriarchs of the village to steal property from other surrounding landowners like Proctor. Weaponizing biblical teachings, utilizing fear-based rhetoric, and abusing their own political power, the religious leaders drive the community into a panicked frenzy that ultimately condemns 19 innocent men and women to their death. (more...)

Steve Renner's Three Best-Sellers Available Now On Amazon
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

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Steve Renner's Three Best-Sellers Available Now On Amazon
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

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WICKED Tour to Welcome Three New Stars This Month in Michigan
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

The WICKED tour will welcome Tony Award-nominee and Drama Desk Award-winner Isabel Keating as Madame Morrible, Fred Applegate as The Wizard and Andy Mientus ('Smash') as Boq, beginning Tuesday, November 22nd at Wharton Center in East Lansing. (more...)

Moore and More Lead "Buffalo to Broadway" at The Duplex
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

Broadway's Bethany Moore (Pippin, Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark), Louie Napoleon (CATS Tour, West Side Story Tour), and Kevin Zak (Clinton: The Musical, Silence!) will join forces with a group of students and alumni of the University at Buffalo a one night only cabaret at The Duplex celebrating fun, song, and Buffalo pride!  (more...)

BWW Review: NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Makes Rousing, Sexy Musical Fun Out Of 'War And Peace'
by Michael Dale - Nov 15, 2016

No, you didn't fall asleep on the Q train on your way to Broadway's latest musical and accidentally wind up at the largest, and perhaps rowdiest Russian supper club in all of Brighton Beach. (more...)

BWW Review: TOSCA at Adelaide Festival Theatre
by - Nov 15, 2016

Tosca is a 'must see' for any lover of opera (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Just Another Day with NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812's Nicholas Belton!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

With just hours left before opening night commences, BroadwayWorld is taking you behind the scenes at the Imperial with 'Bolkonsky/Andrey,' played by Nicholas Belton. Check out just a another day in the life of Nick below! (more...)

Review Roundup: NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Opens on Broadway
by Review Roundups - Nov 14, 2016

The new musical NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 is getting a starry Broadway opening tonight. Featuring the Broadway debuts of 24 cast and creative team members, including Josh Groban as 'Pierre' and Denée Benton as 'Natasha.' Created by Dave Malloy (Ghost Quartet, Preludes) and directed by Rachel Chavkin (Hadestown, Artistic Director of The TEAM), also making their Broadway debuts. (more...)

MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E. Star Robert Vaughn Passes Away at Age 83
by TV News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

Actor Robert Vaughn, perhaps best known for his role of Napoleon Solo on NBC's The Man From U.N.C.L.E., died today after a brief battle with acute leukemia. He was 83. (more...)

Crackle to Premiere Charlie Sheen-Led Original Film MAD FAMILIES, 1/12
by TV News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Crackle, Sony's free streaming service, today announced that the network's original film, MAD FAMILIES, starring Charlie Sheen, will premiere on Thursday, January 12, 2017. (more...)

Stage Door Theatre to Present THE ROTHSCHILDS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2016

Stage Door Theatre's September production is a Tony Award-winning musical based on the fascinating story of one family's rise from the ghettos of late eighteenth century Germany to domination of the European financial community and the loftiest echelons of society.  The Rothschilds will open on September 2nd and run through October 16th in the theatre's large auditorium. (more...)

Music Director Thierry Fischer opens Utah Symphony's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2016

The Utah Symphony's 2016-17 season begins this September with two Beethoven Piano Concerti in two weekends featuring award-winning pianists Jonathan Biss and Emanuel Ax. Music Director Thierry Fischer conducts the Utah Symphony in both performances in Abravanel Hall as part of the 2016-17 O.C. Tanner Company Masterworks Series. Tickets start at $21 and can be purchased at www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 533-6683. (more...)

Miami Lyric Opera to Present TOSCA at South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2016

Miami Lyric Opera will present TOSCA this month at South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center.  (more...)

Miami Lyric Opera to Present TOSCA at South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

Miami Lyric Opera will present TOSCA this month at South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center.  (more...)

Earl Carpenter and Anita Louise Combe Lead RAGTIME at Charing Cross Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Aug 22, 2016

Earl Carpenter, who starred in the West End and on Broadway as The Phantom in The Phantom of the Opera and Inspector Javert in Les Miserables, and West End star Anita Louise Combe, Tessie Tura in Gypsy at the Savoy Theatre and both Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly in Chicago, are to head the cast of a major new actor-musician production of RAGTIME. (more...)

STANDING TALL is Released
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

In his new book, 'Standing Tall: Acquiring the 13 Riches of Life Effortlessly', Mark Januszewski shares the Seven Ancient Verities along with a workbook that yielded lasting wealth unilaterally. Mastering the Verities and following the worksheets a few minutes a day took Mark from bankrupt to living beachfront on Kauai, Hawaii. Januszewski details the 'Seven Ancient Verities' that have been passed down from generation to generation, providing a roadmap to success that has withstood the test of time. (more...)

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