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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...)

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...)

The Oakland East Bay Symphony, the Craneway Pavilion, and the City of Richmond Present TARGET INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION, 7/3
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2014

The Oakland East Bay Symphony, the Craneway Pavilion, located inside the historic Ford Point Building On the Waterfront in Richmond, and the City of Richmond will again join forces to host a family-friendly Target Independence Day Celebration led by the Oakland East Bay Symphony and Music Director Michael Morgan on Thursday, July 3. The evening will also include pre-performance entertainment, food and fireworks. Craneway Pavilion, located on 25 waterfront acres, delivers spectacular views of the San Francisco skyline, with floor-to-ceiling windows throughout the entire event space as well as a 20,000 square foot patio, perfect for viewing the City of Richmond's firework display. The event is free to the public and in the six years since its inception has become one of the Bay Area's most popular and talked-about Independence Day Celebrations, made possible thanks to the generous support of Target. Parking will be available beginning at 5 pm and access to the Craneway Pavilion and Wharf will begin at 6:30 pm. In addition to the title sponsor, Target, concert sponsors include the City of Richmond and Chevron, Mechanics Bank is a contributing sponsor and KDFC is the media sponsor. For more information, visit www.oebs.org or www.craneway.com. (more...)

Bradley Cooper's Acting Coach to Teach Master Class in Perth, 7/14-19
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2014

COMING to Perth this July is Elizabeth Kemp, acting coach to Bradley Cooper - star of The Hangover trilogy, The A-Team and Silver Linings Playbook. (more...)

Brave New World Rep's NEW WORKS Series to Continue with #THEREVOLUTION, 5/5
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2014

Brave New World Rep announces the latest in its NEW WORKS series featuring Brooklyn playwrights, #therevolution by Kristoffer Diaz. The production, directed by Liesl Tommy, will play May 5th, 2014 at 7 p.m. at 61 Local, 61 Bergen Street, Brooklyn, NY (F/G to Bergen Street). Admission for all events is free (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...)

EgoPo's 20th Anniversary Gala Set for 6/25
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2014

EgoPo Classic Theater celebrates their 20th anniversary with a special Annual Gala on Wednesday, June 25th from 6-9pm on the tall ship Gazela, docked at Penn's Landing (Market St. & Columbus Blvd.). This sea-themed Gala will feature food by Stephen Starr, an open bar, a huge silent auction, and live sea shanties sung by EgoPo's artists while guests sip champagne under the stars. (more...)

Boston Landmarks Orchestra's Free Summer Wednesday Concert Programs to Run 7/16-8/27
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2014

The DCR's Hatch Shell on the Esplanade comes alive with orchestral splendor on Wednesday evenings during July and August, as the Boston Landmarks Orchestra returns for its 2014 main series. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - James Gandolfini Stars in His Final Performance in THE DROP
by Movies News Desk - Jun 23, 2014

Below, check out the first official international trailer for THE DROP, starring Tom Hardy and late actor James Gandolfini in one of his final roles. (more...)

2014 SAN PEDRO - TRI ART FESTIVAL Seeks Dance Submissions; Final Deadline 7/15
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2014

The SAN PEDRO - TRI ART Festival is a free family event on September 27-28 featuring dance, music and crafts in Ports O'Call Village On the Waterfront. The festival is still seeking dance company submissions. Details below! (more...)

Moon Author and Travel Expert Shares Adventure in Virginia and Maryland
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2014

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Antonio Hens' THE LAST MATCH Coming to DVD Today
by Movies News Desk - Jul 7, 2014

Canteen Outlaws, the new label from veteran LGBT giant TLA Releasing, has announced the DVD release of The Last Match, the latest film from writer/director Antonio Hens (Clandestinos). (more...)

Molos Waterfront Restaurant Dishing out Great Deals for Hudson Restaurant Week
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

Molos Restaurant & Catering, a new Weehawken restaurant on the Hudson River waterfront (formerly Arthur's Landing,) is proud to be a part of Hudson Restaurant Week. Hudson Restaurant Week is a bi-annual culinary celebration that promotes Hudson County as a premier dining destination in New Jersey. It allows diners to sample some of Hudson County's best cuisine at special discounted prices. Molos restaurant is offering a $20 lunch special and $36 dinner special on their high-end Greek-inspired seafood dishes every Monday through Friday between July 28th - August 8th. (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...)

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...)

Free Mother's Day Parking on Seattle's Waterfront
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2014

SEATTLE, WA - This Mother's Day (May 11, 2014), enjoy four hours of free parking at Seattle's waterfront when you take Mom out to brunch and a spin on the Seattle Great Wheel, or a visit to the Aquarium and a trip on an Argosy cruise. Between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m., nine participating waterfront businesses will be offering their guests a voucher for free parking at several nearby garages. (more...)

Free Mother's Day Parking on Seattle's Waterfront
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2014

SEATTLE, WA - This Mother's Day (May 11, 2014), enjoy four hours of free parking at Seattle's waterfront when you take Mom out to brunch and a spin on the Seattle Great Wheel, or a visit to the Aquarium and a trip on an Argosy cruise. Between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m., nine participating waterfront businesses will be offering their guests a voucher for free parking at several nearby garages. (more...)

A COUPLE OF BLAGUARDS Plays Harris Center, Now thru 4/27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 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...)

THE CRACKERJACK to Open 6/14 at Lounge Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2014

THE CRACKERJACK opening at The Lounge Theatre, is a one-person-show about the #1 tugboat captain in NYC through the 1940's. My Great Uncle Jimmy boldly navigated his way through life, never knowing the wondrous impact he would make on mine - a curious 7 year old from NJ. A true story of history, of family, of discovery, and what it all meant to me... (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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