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Alderbrook Resort & Spa Honors Roots in Arts and Culture
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2013

Since its founding, Alderbrook Resort & Spa quickly became the destination of choice for those in search of relaxing and rejuvenating Washington State vacations. Although guests in decades past had to cruise by way of water to reach the Resort, this waterfront destination continues to be a favored destination thanks to the same invigorating culture that once brought hundreds of patrons via steamships every weekend during the high season. To this day, the Pacific Northwest Resort stays true to its roots by boasting amenities and activities as unique and refreshing as the Hood Canal itself. (more...)

St. Ann's Warehouse Secures Permanent Home in Brooklyn Bridge Park
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2013

After many years in donated and rental space, St. Ann's Warehouse has officially secured a permanent home in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Mayor Bloomberg announced that the Brooklyn Bridge Park Board of Directors has approved a long-term lease with the internationally renowned arts organization to develop a year-round performing arts facility and community hub in the Tobacco Warehouse, an iconic structure On the Waterfront in Brooklyn Bridge Park. The announcement follows the recent completion of the federal conversion process enabling St. Ann's Warehouse to activate the space. The organization will break ground later this fall (date TBA), beginning the process to preserve and adapt the historic pre-Civil War building. St. Ann's Warehouse hopes to begin presenting in the Tobacco Warehouse in the fall of 2015. (more...)

2013 Philadelphia Fringe Festival Kicks Off Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2013

Taking place today, September 5-22, the 2013 Fringe Festival presented by FringeArts (formerly known as the Philadelphia Live Arts Festival and Philly Fringe) is bigger and better than ever in its 17th year, with a brand-new headquarters on the Delaware River Waterfront and 18 days of both presented and neighborhood performances in cutting-Edge Theater, dance, music, visual and multidisciplinary arts. This year's lineup of Presented Fringe includes seven International Artists, four world premieres and two reimagined productions from previous Fringe Festivals. (more...)

TriArt San Pedro Fest Preview Set for LA Waterfront Summer Festival Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2013

This weekend, to celebrate the 135th anniversary of the city of San Pedro, the free LA Waterfront Summer Festival wil present a preview of the upcoming San Predro Tri Art Festival. Besides outside activities for two days, you can see a short preview of several of the dance groups on Sunday at 3 pm at People's Place, 365 W 6th St San Pedro 90731. Featured this week are Viva Panama/ Victor Grimaldo and Louise Reichlin/ LA Choreographers & Dancers. (more...)

2013 Philadelphia Fringe Festival Set for 9/5-22
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2013

Taking place September 5-22, the 2013 Fringe Festival presented by FringeArts (formerly known as the Philadelphia Live Arts Festival and Philly Fringe) is bigger and better than ever in its 17th year, with a brand-new headquarters on the Delaware River Waterfront and 18 days of both presented and neighborhood performances in cutting-edge theater, dance, music, visual and multidisciplinary arts. This year's lineup of Presented Fringe includes seven international artists, four world premieres and two reimagined productions from previous Fringe Festivals. (more...)

James Gandolfini's ENOUGH SAID Set for Release Today
by Movies News Desk - Sep 20, 2013

The second to last film of the late actor James Gandolfin was chosen as a 'special presentation' at this year's Toronto International Film Festival, and now the film will be released shortly after the festival debut today, September 20. Director Nicole Holofcener's ENOUGH SAID also features Julia Louis Dreyfuss and Catherine Keener. (more...)

TCM Premieres THE STORY OF FILM: AN ODYSSEY Today
by Movies News Desk - Sep 2, 2013

THE STORY OF FILM: AN ODYSSEY is an unprecedented cinematic event, an epic journey through the history of world cinema that is a treat for movie lovers around the globe. (more...)

Hotel Arts Barcelona Enhances the Guest Experience Through Technology
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2013

BARCELONA, SPAIN - Hotel Arts Barcelona has launched a unique Guest Information System available to all guests through the hotel's wifi network, a small revolution in the field of hotel information technology which makes the luxury hotel a leader in connecting with its visitors. (more...)

Wes Hurley to Star in Arts on the Waterfront's All-Male CABARET in Seattle
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2013

Wes Hurley, author of the Huffington Post's article 'Growing up Gay in Russia', is set to star as the EmCee in a modern new production of Cabaret. Arts On the Waterfront's new production will be set in Russia instead of the usual Germany, combining theatre, drag, and short clips of the actual vigilantes/neo-nazis to comment on the recent events in Russia. The production will also feature Zachary Simonson of Seattle Repertory Theater's 'American Buffalo' as well as members of the Seattle drag community. (more...)

LIGHTS, CAMERA, ASTORIA! Exhibition Opens Today at Moving Image
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2013

Museum of the Moving Image pays tribute to the legacy of filmmaking in Astoria with an exhibition that traces the history of the Astoria studio, a local landmark with deep roots in the culture of New York City. Lights, Camera, Astoria!, on view from today, October 26, 2013, through February 9, 2014, explores each phase of the site from its start as Paramount Pictures's East Coast production facility in the 1920s, a center for independent filmmaking in the 1930s, the U.S. Army Pictorial Center from World War II into the Cold War, the site's rebirth in the late 1970s, to the present day Kaufman Astoria Studios, a thriving motion picture and television studio, and a vibrant cultural hub that includes Museum of the Moving Image, Frank Sinatra School of the Arts, and restaurants and cafes. (more...)

The Washington Stage Guild Opens its Season of Dreams with the Area Premiere of Inventing Van Gogh
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2013

The Washington Stage Guild opens its Season of Dreams with the area premiere of Inventing Van Gogh. (more...)

Norfolk Waterside Marriott Completes 4.5 Million Dollar Makeover
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2013

NORFOLK, Va., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/  Guests who make reservations at Norfolk Waterside Marriott can delight in revamped guest rooms, a renewed Concierge Lounge, updated guest corridor and renovated lobby. (more...)

Viva Miami! Norwegian Getaway to Debut South Florida-Themed Restaurants, Bars
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2013

Norwegian Getaway, Norwegian Cruise Line's newest ship set to debut in January, will feature several restaurants and bars that evoke the tropical feel of Miami and South Florida. The Tropicana Room, Flamingo Bar & Grill, Sunset Bar and Sugarcane Bar will be new and unique additions to the largest ship to homeport in Miami year-round. (more...)

Chester Gregory Returns to SISTER ACT For 2nd Year on Tour; New Casting Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2013

Producers Whoopi Goldberg, Stage Entertainment and Troika Entertainment have announced that the North American Tour of the five-time Tony Award nominated musical SISTER ACT will begin its second year of performances. The tour opened on October 2, 2012 at Toronto's Ed Mirvish Theatre and is still rocking the rafters across the country. SISTER ACT opened to stellar reviews and continues to receive them across the country. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay in WINTER'S TALE Trailer
by Stage Tube - Nov 6, 2013

Warner Bros. Pictures will release WINTER'S TALE, written and directed by Oscar-winning screenwriter Akiva Goldsman ('A Beautiful Mind') and based on the novel by Mark Helprin, on February 14, 2014. Watch the new trailer below! (more...)

Wes Hurley Stars in Arts on the Waterfront's All-Male CABARET in Seattle, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2013

Wes Hurley, author of the Huffington Post's article 'Growing up Gay in Russia', is set to star as the EmCee in a modern new production of Cabaret. Arts On the Waterfront's new production will be set in Russia instead of the usual Germany, combining theatre, drag, and short clips of the actual vigilantes/neo-nazis to comment on the recent events in Russia. The production will also feature Zachary Simonson of Seattle Repertory Theater's 'American Buffalo' as well as members of the Seattle drag community. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at American Blues Theater's 2013 IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: LIVE IN CHICAGO!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2013

Producing Artistic Director Gwendolyn Whiteside and American Blues Theater, Chicago's second oldest Equity ensemble, present the return of the critically-acclaimed It's a Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago!, directed by Marty Higginbotham, now at its new venue: the mainstage of the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave. now through December 29, 2013. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

American Blues Theater Stages IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, Now thru 12/29
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2013

American Blues Theater, one of Chicago's oldest Equity ensemble, and Producing Director Gwendolyn Whiteside have announced the return of the critically acclaimed It's a Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago!, directed by Marty Higginbotham, now at its new venue: the mainstage of the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave., today, November 22 - December 29. (more...)

American Blues Theater Stages IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, Now Through 12/29
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2013

Producing Artistic Director Gwendolyn Whiteside and American Blues Theater, Chicago's second oldest Equity ensemble, recently announce the return of the critically-acclaimed It's a Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago!, directed by Marty Higginbotham, now at its new venue: the mainstage of the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave., tonight, November 22 - December 29. (more...)

Rebecca Brooksher, Eric Martin Brown & More to Lead Red Bull Theater's LOOT; Full Cast Announced
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2013

Red Bull Theater presents the first-ever Off Broadway revival of Loot by Joe Orton. Red Bull Artistic Director Jesse Berger directs a company that includes Rebecca Brooksher (Fay), Eric Martin Brown (Meadows), Jarlath Conroy (McLeavy), Ryan Garbayo (Dennis), Rocco Sisto (Truscott), and Nick Westrate (Hal). Loot will have scenic design by Narelle Sissons, costume design by Sara Jean Tosetti, lighting design by Scott Zielinski, and sound design by Brad Berridge. (more...)

James Gandolfini to Be Honored Posthumously at Gotham Film Awards
by Movies News Desk - Nov 20, 2013

The late actor James Gandolfini will be honored posthumously at the 23rd annual Gotham Independent Film Awards on December 2 according to The Hollywood Reporter. (more...)

Brave New World Rep Presents R.N. Healey's NUN$, Now thru 3/15
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2014

Brooklyn's acclaimed Brave New World Repertory Theatre presents R.N. Healey's NUN$, presented over two weekends (today, March 6th-9th and March 11th-15th), marking the first time Brave New World (BNW) takes work to Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (more...)

Gersh to Represent Writer Budd Schulberg's Estate as Centennial of His Birth Approaches
by Movies News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

On the centennial anniversary of the legendary Academy Award winner Budd Schulberg's birth, Gersh announced today that they have signed a deal with his widow Betsy Schulberg to represent the estate of the late author and screenwriter. Though Schulberg died in 2009 at the noble age of 95, the impact of his writings and the legacy of his works are as alive today as ever during his lifetime. Gersh and Betsy Schulberg will work together to shepherd the multiple adaptations and revivals currently in preparation. (more...)

Tribeca Film Festival Announces Family and Free Community Events
by Movies News Desk - Mar 25, 2014

The 2014 Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, today announced the lineup of this year's family and free community events. (more...)

Reviews Are In for Broward Stage Door Theatre's GOD OF ISAAC
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2014

Every ethnicity, nationality and religion prizes its heritage, but Jews put a special value on honoring a direct bond with their forebears stretching across 6,000 years. That cornerstone of Passover also underlies James Sherman's 1985 comic drama The God of Isaac, enjoying an enthusiastic and effective revival at Broward Stage Door. But the search for roots - regardless of our background - makes the show easily relatable to anyone living in this nation of immigrants. (more...)

Seattle Beckett Festival to Celebrate the Playwright Throughout the City, Aug-Nov 2014
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2014

In the spirit of community, a group of almost 20 theatre companies have joined forces to produce an unprecedented festival. Featuring productions from the largest of companies in town to the smallest, and the words of the most important playwright of the 20th century, Seattle will celebrate Samuel Beckett beginning in August through November. (more...)

Boston Landmarks Orchestra To Offer Free Concerts, 7/16-8/27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2014

Overlooking their summer home on the Esplanade, Boston Landmarks Orchestra staff, board, sponsors, and partners gathered yesterday morning (albeit snowy) at the Goethe-Institut where Music Director Christopher Wilkins revealed the 2014 collaborative and inclusive civic celebrations of music and programs in Boston's neighborhood. This summer's free concerts at the DCR's Hatch Shell selections are inspired by a wonderful range of the world's musical traditions. Concerts will be held every Wednesday evening (7pm) beginning July 16 thru August 27, 2014. For more information and schedule visit www.landmarksorchestra.org. Check out the details for each concert below! (more...)

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents Leonard Bernstein's ON THE TOWN, Now thru 2/1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Associate Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong present Leonard Bernstein's On the Town today, January 31-February 1, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts with soprano Georgia Jarman. The program features Bernstein's Three Dance Episodes from On the Town and On the Waterfront Symphonic Suite, Foss's Time Cycle, and Barber's Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Opus 24. (more...)

LOOT Opens Tomorrow at Red Bull Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2014

Red Bull Theater presents the Off Broadway revival of Loot by Joe Orton. Red Bull Artistic Director Jesse Berger directs a company that includes Rebecca Brooksher (Fay), Eric Martin Brown (Meadows), Jarlath Conroy (McLeavy), Ryan Garbayo (Dennis), Rocco Sisto (Truscott), and Nick Westrate (Hal). Loot has scenic design by Narelle Sissons, costume design by Sara Jean Tosetti, lighting design by Scott Zielinski, and sound design by Brad Berridge. Opening Thursday January 16th, this limited engagement continues through February 9th only at Lucille Lortel Theater (121 Christopher Street). (more...)

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents Leonard Bernstein's ON THE TOWN, 1/31-2/1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Associate Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong present Leonard Bernstein's On the Town on January 31-February 1, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts with soprano Georgia Jarman. The program features Bernstein's Three Dance Episodes from On the Town and On the Waterfront Symphonic Suite, Foss's Time Cycle, and Barber's Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Opus 24. (more...)

This Weeks New Movies - 2/12/2014 - 2/14/2014
by BWW - Feb 9, 2014

Information, posters, descriptions of all the upcoming movies being released from 2/12/2014 - 2/14/2014! (more...)

Boston Craft Cocktail Legend, Brother Cleve, to Guest Bartend at Empire Asian Restaurant & Lounge, 2/17
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2014

Boston, MA -- Considered by many as one of the first people to revive classic cocktails, Boston native Brother Cleve will join the talented bartenders at Empire Asian Restaurant & Lounge for an unforgettable evening. On Monday, Feb. 17, the renowned mixologist and musician/DJ, will guest bartend for Empire's weekly 'industry night' to serve some of his signature cocktails, demonstrate his skills and entertain the crowd for a night of tiki-inspired fun. (more...)

Eva Marie Saint to Appear on CBS SUNDAY MORNING this Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2014

A tell-all book about Academy Award winner and acting legend Eva Marie Saint probably wouldn't sell because she's lived a normal life and been married for six decades, she tells Mo Rocca in an interview for CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH CHARLES OSGOOD to be broadcast March 2, 2014 (9:00 AM, ET) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Heaven and Philly Both Inspire SISTER ACT at Hershey Theatre
by Marakay Rogers - Feb 27, 2014

The national tour of SISTER ACT comes to Hershey Theatre with a heady mix of nunsense and the sound of Philadelphia as filtered through Alan Menken. The music -- and the Mother Superior -- are worth the trip. (more...)

Brave New World Rep to Present R.N. Healey's NUN$, 3/6-15
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2014

Brooklyn's acclaimed Brave New World Repertory Theatre presents R.N. Healey's NUN$, presented over two weekends (March 6th-9th and March 11th-15th), marking the first time Brave New World (BNW) takes work to Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (more...)

VIDEO: Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay in WINTER'S TALE Trailer; Hits Theaters Today
by Stage Tube - Feb 14, 2014

Warner Bros. Pictures will release WINTER'S TALE, written and directed by Oscar-winning screenwriter Akiva Goldsman ('A Beautiful Mind') and based on the novel by Mark Helprin, today, February 14, 2014. Watch the trailer below! (more...)

Warner Bros. Sets Valentine's Day Release for WINTER'S TALE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2014

Warner Bros. Pictures has set a winter release date for 'Winter's Tale,' written and directed by Oscar-winning screenwriter Akiva Goldsman ('A Beautiful Mind') and based on the novel by Mark Helprin. The film, from Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures, will open in North America on February 14, 2014, with international dates to follow. The announcement was made today by Dan Fellman, President of Domestic Distribution, and Veronika Kwan Vandenberg, President of International Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures. (more...)

LA Phil Announces 2014-15 Season at Walt Disney Concert Hall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2014

Music Director Gustavo Dudamel and President and CEO Deborah Borda today announced the 2014/15 season of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. This new season, the orchestra's 96th, is devoted to moving music forward by presenting an ever-evolving vision through a series of programs that demonstrate the artistry of the Los Angeles Philharmonic as a leading orchestra of the 21st century, under the baton of Gustavo Dudamel. (more...)

VIDEO: New Trailer for WINTER'S TALE with Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay
by Movies News Desk - Feb 1, 2014

Warner Bros. Pictures will release WINTER'S TALE, written and directed by Oscar-winning screenwriter Akiva Goldsman ('A Beautiful Mind') and based on the novel by Mark Helprin, on February 14, 2014. Check out the new trailer below! (more...)

SOPRANO Cast Comes Out for New Jersey's 'James Gandolfini' Day
by Movies News Desk - Dec 2, 2013

According to The Hollywood Reporter, New Jersey has paid tribute to its native son, James Gandolfini, by declaring December 1st as a special day in his honor. (more...)

HBO to Pay Tribute to SOPRANOS James Gandolfini in Special Presentation, 12/22
by TV News Desk - Dec 18, 2013

Variety reports that HBO will honor 'Sopranos' star James Gandolfini in a special presentation entitled, 'James Gandolfini: Tribute to a Friend.' (more...)

America's Cup Winner Peter Isler to Keynote at Continuum's User Conference
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2013

“This is a fantastic opportunity for MSPs to network not only with the Continuum team, but also learn and share successful initiatives that are working in the industry with other MSPs,” said Dan Wilson, President/CEO at Waypoint, a global leader in Information Technology Managed Services and Solutions and Continuum partner. “This will be a must-attend user conference next year.” (more...)

Arts on the Waterfront to Stage WAITING FOR GODOT, 8/16-9/1
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2013

Arts On the Waterfront returns for a second year with an innovative outdoor production of Samuel Beckett's WAITING FOR GODOT. Touching on themes of homelessness, uncertainty, and generational disconnect, the play is given fresh immediacy in this insightful and humorous production. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - New Clip from James Gandolfini's ENOUGH SAID
by Movies News Desk - Aug 26, 2013

Today, MTV revealed an exclusive clip from ENOUGH SAID, the second to last film of the late actor James Gandolfini. The film is set to be released on September 20. Director Nicole Holofcener's film also stars Julia Louis Dreyfuss and Catherine Keener. Get a first look below! (more...)

A COUPLE OF BLAGUARDS to Play Harris Center, 4/24-27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Angela's Ashes, and bestseller Tis, Frank McCourt, and his brother Malachy, also a successful author, joined talents to write an autobiographical account of their years growing up in poverty in Ireland, A Couple of Blaguards. Though times were tough in Limerick, the tales spun by the brothers McCourt simmer with bittersweet recollections, ferocious humor and a parade of colorful characters from the priest who warns of sinners' eyeballs exploding in hell to the McCourt grandmother who spits on Franks unruly Presbyterian hair to tame it. (more...)

San Jose Stage Presents AN ILIAD, Featuring Jackson Davis, Now thru 5/4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

San Jose Stage Company presents the captivating epic tale, An Iliad, adapted by Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare, opening tonight, April 9 and running through May 4. (more...)

San Jose Stage to Present AN ILIAD, Featuring Jackson Davis, 4/9-5/4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

San Jose Stage Company presents the captivating epic tale, An Iliad, adapted by Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare, opening April 9 and running through May 4. (more...)

San Jose Stage Company's AN ILIAD Opens this Week
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

San Jose Stage Company presents the captivating epic tale, An Iliad, adapted by Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare, opening April 9 and running through May 4. (more...)

2014 INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ARTS & IDEAS to Feature US Premiere of THE EVENTS, TRACES and More, 6/14-28
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2014

The International Festival of Arts & Ideas today announced complete details for Festival 2014, taking place from June 14 to 28 in New Haven, Connecticut. The theme for the Festival's 19th annual event is Transformation & Tradition, gathering together artists and thinkers who have drawn from the past in order to imagine the future in ways that are startling, bold, and exciting. (more...)

AN ILIAD, Starring Jackson Davis, Begins at San Jose Stage Company
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

San Jose Stage Company presents the captivating epic tale, An Iliad, adapted by Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare, opening April 9 and running through May 4. (more...)

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