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Lyric Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
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Tanager Writing Announces Release of First Full-Length Christian Book
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017


Guthrie Cast to Return for NATIVE GARDENS at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Good fences make good neighbors...right? Neighborly rivalry escalates into an all-out border dispute in Karen Zacarias' newest hot-button comedy Native Gardens, which makes its D.C. debut at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater. (more...)

by Gil Kaan - Jul 27, 2017


Josie Lawrence to Lead MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN at Southwark Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Multi award-winning Josie Lawrence, one of the UK's best-loved actress and comedians is to star in a new production of Mother Courage and her Children. (more...)

Anti-Aging Author Says Much 'Old Age Decline' Is Culturally Caused
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017


RESISTANCE, No Limits Film Series and More Coming Up at the wild project
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

the wild project has announced its current and upcoming projects this summer. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Showtek Announce New EP Featuring the Title Track 'Amen'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Showtek are back with the release of two tracks off their new AMEN EP out today via Skink/Armada. Included are the title track “Amen” featuring Freetown Collective, whom Showtek worked with previously on the 2016 smash hit “Believer.” (more...)

The Sweetback Sisters Celebrate New Album at Jalopy Theater 8/19
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

It's been ten years since The Sweetback Sisters first began forging their distinct sonic universe of golden era country, and on their new album, King Of Killing Time, (Out August 25th on Signature Sounds) they push their sound into more adventurous and playful territory than ever before.  (more...)

SANDWICH Gets Premiere at Unexpected Productions on 8/13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Have you ever seen a tandem telling or live, three-way story creation? When storytellers get together, incredible and unpredictable things happen. You can even be a part of the show with a live telling of your own short story! We laugh, cry and reveal new things about Ourselves and each other when we share our stories, so be a part of Sandwich: A Storytelling Show at Unexpected Productions' Market Theater in Seattle. Co-produced with DKLG Productions. (more...)

BWW Interview: Adam Shankman's Ever Stepping Up His Dizzy Feet to Share His Love For Dance
by Gil Kaan - Jul 27, 2017

Dizzy Feet Foundation (DFF), co-founded in 2010 by Nigel Lythgoe and Adam Shankman, will again host their annual National Dance Day (NDD) at The Music Center in Los Angeles and The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. this Saturday July 29, 2017. BroadwayWorld and I had the chance to quiz Adam on the importance of dance for him, and for countless others. (more...)

The Simpkin Project to Release New Studio Album 'Beam Of Life' This September
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Orange county's Simpkin Project are proud to announce the release date for their upcoming album Beam of Light. The six-piece band will release their fourth studio album on September 29, 2017 on VP Records' Dub Rockers imprint. Pre-orders launch on August 11th. (more...)

Snoop Dog, Tracy Morgan Among TBS's Fall Programming Slate of New & Returning Series
by TV News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Leading the pack on Tuesday, Oct. 24 will be TBS's new scripted comedy The Last O.G, starring and created by superstar and multiple Emmy-nominee Tracy Morgan alongside creators and executive producers Jordan Peele and John Carcieri. (more...)

Joanna Murray-Smith's SWITZERLAND to Premiere at State Theatre Centre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

When using words for weapons, how far do you go before it cuts too deep? (more...)

Throes Theater to Premiere THE ITCH This September at New Ohio Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

Drama Desk Award nominated Throes Theater (2013's Act Before You Speak at The Flea Theater) presents the premiere of THE ITCH by 2013 Financial Times/Bodley Head Prize winner Alexandra Zelman-Doring. Directed by Theresa Buchheister, previews begin September 1 at New Ohio Theatre with opening slated for September 6. (more...)

LA/LA Announces Free Public Launch Party 9/14 in Grand Park
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA (PST: LA/LA) announced a free, daylong party for the public in downtown L.A.'s Grand Park on Thursday, September 14, 2017, to celebrate the arrival of PST: LA/LA. The party runs from noon to 10pm and features music, food, drink, activities, giveaways, and a chance to plan an itinerary for Southern California's largest arts experience. (more...)

BWW Previews: MOTHER OF GOD at Atlanta Musical Theatre Festival
by Justin Cole Adams - Jul 24, 2017

The creative team of Christian Albright and Christian Magby started wondering what happened to Mary before and after Jesus's birth. It is something that the Bible does not go into detail and so they pondered what type of narrative she might have, and that is exactly how MOTHER OF GOD came to be. (more...)

FST Welcomes New Director of Artistic Operations and Marketing Director
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017

Florida Studio Theatre is pleased to announce the appointments of the Director of Artistic Operations, Greg London and Marketing Director, Becca Jennings. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Giants
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 24, 2017

BWW speaks to Giants about bringing Giants: For An Hour to the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)

The First Book from Author Elle Grey Will be Available August 24th
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017


Former Mickey Mouse Club Star Jennifer McGill to Release Faith-Based Debut Solo Album
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017

Two decades after her wildly successful Disney Channel series “The All-New Mickey Mouse Club” came to an end, Jennifer McGill is stepping back into the spotlight with her upcoming debut full-length solo album, “Unbreakable” - to be released in August. (more...)

BWW Review: CIVIL WAR VOICES at Gettysburg Community Theatre
by Christy Brooks - Jul 23, 2017

As the story goes, James R. Harris discovered a diary that was kept by his great-great uncle, Joe Harris, during the Civil War. The diary serves as the cornerstone of storytelling in James Harris' musical, CIVIL WAR VOICES, currently playing at Gettysburg Community Theatre. (more...)

New Play by Daniel Robert Sullivan and NYC Teens Debuts at Edinburgh
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) and Education at Roundabout (Jennifer DiBella, Director of Education) are pleased to announce that Skyline High School in Oakland, CA will present the Edinburgh Fringe Festival premiere of PROSPECT HIGH: BROOKLYN as part of the American High School Theatre Festival, which runs in conjunction with the Fringe. (more...)

Photo Flash: SWEENEY TODD Skips Into the Darkness and More Saturday Intermission Pics!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Today is Saturday, and that means it's time for what has become one of the theatre community's most beloved traditions- BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup! This week SWEENEY TODD's valuable villains skip off into the darkness, and the NEWSIES are channeling their inner Sasha Velour. Check out more Saturday Intermission Pics below! (more...)

First Look - Trailer & Poster Art Reveaaled for Noir Thriller GURGAON
by Movies News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Anurag Kashyap launched today the poster of Gurgaon, a noir thriller slated for a pan India release on 4th August 2017. The film is produced by JAR Pictures, the makers of award winning and internationally acclaimed films, Liar's Dice, Killa and Nil Battey Sannata. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Imaginary Radio
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 21, 2017

BWW speaks to Drennon Davis about bringing The Imaginary Radio Programme to the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Murder, She Didn't Write
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 21, 2017

BWW speaks to Lizzy Skrzypiec about bringing Murder, She Didn't Write to the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

"Ars Electronica in Berlin," an exhibition staged jointly with Volkswagen AG, opens this evening in DRIVE. Volkswagen Group Forum in Berlin Mitte. (more...)

THE LIFE AND DEATH OF QUEEN MARGARET Gets New Spin at Theater for the New City
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Theater for the New City presents The Life and Death of Queen Margaret, a new play that takes one of Shakespeare's supporting characters and puts her at the helm of her own story. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Enjoy an indoor Shakespeare festival with air conditioning!  (more...)

Guest Blog: Joshua Mumby Talks THE BLUES BROTHERS
by Guest Blog: Joshua Mumby - Jul 21, 2017

Welcome to a day in the life of a rock star! OK, so I'm going to start by admitting it's not a completely accurate statement, but on the whole, all the cool things are pretty much in there. All of them. The reason that I say is because essentially Dave and I (Dave plays my brother in the show, Jake Blues) have found Ourselves saying that statement more and more often. (more...)

BWW Previews: GUYS AND DOLLS at Urbandale Community Theatre
by Nolan Boggess - Jul 21, 2017

For the past two decades, Urbandale Community Theatre has been entertaining the local community with an annual summer musical theatre production. This tradition continues this year with a new production of Guys and Dolls running July 21 - 30, 2017. Guys and Dolls, the 1950 Frank Loesser production that has been a staple of American musical theatre since its debut, also continues Urbandale Community Theatre's tradition of utilizing a volunteer cast, crew, and orchestra in combination with a professional production team to create a polished theatrical experience that reaches all areas of the Urbandale community. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Heather
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 21, 2017

BWW speaks to Thomas Eccleshare about bringing Heather to the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)

50 Sing for Hope Pianos Will Be Permanently Placed in New York City Schools
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Sing for Hope today announced the 50 New York City public schools across the five boroughs chosen to receive Sing for Hope Pianos this fall. The placement of Sing for Hope Pianos in schools is in partnership with the New York City Department of Education and benefits an estimated 15,000 school children. The delivery, maintenance, and associated programming for each piano is estimated to cost $100,000 and the program has not yet been fully funded. (more...)

BWW Interview: Meet the Producers of DOG SEES GOD
by Erica Garcia - Jul 20, 2017

Interview with Executive Producers Joey Maya Safchik, Chandler David, Judy Durkin, and Charlotte Weinman of DOG SEES GOD at The Blank Theater (more...)

Free, All-Ages Dance Classes Offered at Nashville Ballet 7/29
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2017

Nashville Ballet will celebrate National Dance Day for the seventh consecutive year on Saturday, July 29 by offering free sample classes and choreography provided by the Fox hit reality show So You Think You Can Dance (SYTYCD). (more...)

EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Joz Norris
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 20, 2017

BWW speaks to Joz Norris about his 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe show The Incredible Joz Norris Locks Himself Inside His Own Show, Then Escapes, Against All The Odds!! (more...)

EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- True Stories Live
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 20, 2017

BWW speaks to Lucy Farrant and Molly Naylor about bringing True Stories Live to Edinburgh this August. (more...)

Friday 5 (+1) on Thursday: Seidl and Kummer's ACROSS THE LINES
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jul 20, 2017

Opening tonight in Gallatin is Scott Seidl and Stephen Kummer's Civil War musical Across the Lines, running through Saturday night at CenterStage, 250 Hancock Street. The new musical, based on a true story drawn from the letters of Captain Robert A. Ragan and his memoir Escape From East Tennessee to the Federal Lines, continues its development with the three performances which feature a cast of local artists who bring the various characters in the story to life. (more...)

Guest Blog: Director Adam Spreadbury-Maher On COMING CLEAN
by Guest Blog: Adam Spreadbury-Maher - Jul 20, 2017

I wanted to direct Coming Clean for the King's Head Theatre because I think it's a beautiful piece of work by a wonderful playwright. I'm astonished that it's not had a major London revival in the 35 years since the original production at the Bush Theatre and wanted, in the 50th anniversary month of the decriminalisation of homosexuality, to introduce it to a whole new generation. (more...)

UCI Hosts Applied Improvisation Network World Conference
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2017

UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts (CTSA) welcomes the Applied Improvisation Network (AIN) for their 15th annual 4-day international convening, the AIN World Conference 2017 - Southern California on August 24-27, 2017. Applied Improvisation Practitioners from around the world will be coming to learn, share, and network with the goal of applying improvisational principles from theater, music, and dance to specific niches including: (more...)

Playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney Talks Masculinity, Race and Sexuality on National Theatre Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

Oscar-winning playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney features exclusively on the latest National Theatre podcast. McCraney, who recently came to London to direct a staged reading of his seminal play Wig Out!, gives an extended interview in which he talks frankly about masculinity, race and sexuality. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Sleeping Trees
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 19, 2017

BWW speaks to Sleeping Trees about bringing Sleeping Trees At The Movies to the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)

Honda Civic Tour with OneRepublic Hits the Road for 2017
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

Fans and foodies rejoice! One of summer's most anticipated concert tours, the Honda Civic Tour (, is in full swing with multi-platinum-band OneRepublic featuring special guests Fitz and the Tantrums and James Arthur and is all set to add the new Civic Tour City Flavor pop-up food & music experience at select Civic Tour concert venues. (more...)

BWW Preview: Turn Off Your iPhone. STEVE JOBS Arrives at Santa Fe Opera on July 22
by Richard Sasanow - Jul 19, 2017

With Grammy-nominated American composer Mason Bates dipping his toe into full-length operatic waters for the first time--and star librettist Mark Campbell doing it for the umpteenth--the Guggenheim Museum's “Works & Process” series gave an extended peak into the development of their new opera, THE (R)EVOLUTION OF STEVE JOBS, which premieres on July 22 at the Santa Fe Opera (SFO). Looking back at that evening in April, I recall how the extended musical excerpts gave the audience a good idea of the brilliance of Bates's score and the general excitement in store. (more...)

BWW Review: 1984 at Outré Theatre Company
by John Lariviere - Jul 19, 2017

The Outre Theatre Company presents the first production of its 2017/18 season, George Orwell's 1984, in its new home at the recently opened Pompano Beach Cultural Center. The play 1984 is based on George Orwell's dystopian novel published in 1949. In 2005 the novel was chosen by Time magazine as one of the 100 best English-language novels. Many of its terms and concepts, such as Big Brother, doublethink, thoughtcrime, cold war, and Newspeak have permanently entered into common use since its first publication. (more...)

Anchor Loans Launches New Rental Loan Program for Buy-and-Hold Investors
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017


Ovalhouse Announces Autumn Season Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

Ovalhouse's powerful Autumn Season 2017 gives a voice to those who are unheard. In true Ovalhouse fashion, the season will include a vibrant yet thought-provoking collection of full-length shows and seven new FiRST BiTES. (more...)

Datawatch Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 Financial Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017


BWW Review: DESSERT, Southwark Playhouse
by Alistair Wilkinson - Jul 19, 2017

Glorious furniture decorates the stage, with 15th-century Venetian paintings hanging from the walls. A butler pours expensive wine and the four dinner guests congratulate him on cooking delicious food. Dessert is on its way, as is a night the five of them will never forget. Oliver Cotton's new play is a blend of unexpected twists and dark humour, directed by the seasoned Trevor Nunn, but drama is ultimately sacrificed for didactic discussion of capitalism. (more...)

Gates Upgrades Its eCrimp Mobile App
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017


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