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Six Women Conductors to Showcase Talent with The Dallas Opera This DecemberSix Women Conductors to Showcase Talent with The Dallas Opera This December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2015

The Dallas Opera is thrilled to present six women conductors of international stature making music with The Dallas Opera Orchestra and a host of outstanding young artists in one great evening designed to showcase the work of the inaugural Linda and Mitch Hart Institute for Women Conductors at The Dallas Opera. (more...)

ELLI The King of Broadway Presents 3rd Annual Chanukah at the Metropolitan Room 12/8ELLI The King of Broadway Presents 3rd Annual Chanukah at the Metropolitan Room 12/8
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2015

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STAGE TUBE: ALLEGIANCE's Telly Leung Sings 'Second Chances' at Joe's PubSTAGE TUBE: ALLEGIANCE's Telly Leung Sings 'Second Chances' at Joe's Pub
by Stage Tube - Nov 28, 2015

Leung celebrated the album at JOE'S PUB at The Public Theater earlier this week November 23 at 7:00 PM. Check out a clip from the performance below! (more...)

DOROTHY LOUDON AT THE BLUE ANGEL AND OTHER RARITIES Gets Release DateDOROTHY LOUDON AT THE BLUE ANGEL AND OTHER RARITIES Gets Release Date
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2015

The release launches Stage Door's COLLECTOR'S SERIES, a line of limited edition CD products that celebrate Broadway shows and vocalists of the 1950s and 60s. (more...)

THE COMMITMENTS Set for Theatre Royal Glasgow 12-30 DecemberTHE COMMITMENTS Set for Theatre Royal Glasgow 12-30 December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2015

?Nearly thirty years since The Commitments first burst from the pages of Roddy Doyle's best-selling novel, the world's hardest working soul band will be touring the UK. Direct from a record-breaking residency at the Palace Theatre in London's West End, the smash hit musical comes to the Theatre Royal Glasgow from Monday 12 until Saturday 30 December 2016. (more...)

Scoop: ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING on THE CW - Saturday, December 12, 2015Scoop: ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING on THE CW - Saturday, December 12, 2015
by - Nov 25, 2015

Get all the scoop on ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING, airing on THE CW on Saturday, December 12, 2015! (more...)

Atlantic City Ballet Celebrates Nomination for JerseyArts.com AwardAtlantic City Ballet Celebrates Nomination for JerseyArts.com Award
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2016

Atlantic City, N.J. (January 8, 2016) – Atlantic City Ballet is pleased to announce its nomination for Favorite Dance Company in the 2016 JerseyArts.com People's Choice Awards. Now in its eighth year, the yearly awards program run by Discover Jersey Arts pays tribute to the work of New Jersey's vital, vibrant and diverse arts organizations. With the ballots now prepped, it's time for arts lovers across the state to vote for their favorite N.J. arts organizations. (more...)

Bravo's THE PEOPLE'S COUCH to Return for 4th Season, 1/15Bravo's THE PEOPLE'S COUCH to Return for 4th Season, 1/15
by TV News Desk - Jan 7, 2016

The hilarious, TV-obsessed couchers are back for season four of Bravo Media's THE PEOPLE'S COUCH on Friday, January 15 at 10 p.m. ET/PT (more...)

CODE NAME: PAPA is ReleasedCODE NAME: PAPA is Released
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2016

Hoping to educate the public, provide transparency and bring honor to those who served in harm's way at government posts, three collaborating authors release the first book in a trilogy, 'Code Name: Papa-My Extraordinary Life While Hiding in Plain Sight' (published by Archway Publishing). This biography and political thriller is the true story of John Murray ('Papa') as told to Sharon Murray with Abby Jones. Due to John's secretive work, all are using pseudonyms. (more...)

USA Half Marathon Champs To Receive Custom Made National Championship Rings By the DIAMOND CELLARUSA Half Marathon Champs To Receive Custom Made National Championship Rings By the DIAMOND CELLAR
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2016

For the first time in history, the winners of the 2016 Men's & Women's USA Half Marathon Championships will be awarded Championship Rings custom designed by the jewelers at Diamond Cellar, event organizers announced today. (more...)

2U Announces Leadership Changes2U Announces Leadership Changes
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2016

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Space 55 to Open the New Year with UBU ROISpace 55 to Open the New Year with UBU ROI
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2016

Alfred Jarry's absurdist classic returns to the Space 55 stage for its 10th anniversary season! What to expect during UBU ROI? It's the time-honored story of what happens when a big fat idiot is put in charge of a country, with lots of war, blood, guts, food fights, magic, shouting, puppets, chaos, hilarity, horror and the just plain bizarre sprinkled into the mix. (more...)

SiriusXM Announces Sports and Entertainment Programming for Super Bowl WeekSiriusXM Announces Sports and Entertainment Programming for Super Bowl Week
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

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Comedian & Actor Tom Papa to Perform at NJPAC's Victoria Theater, 2/20Comedian & Actor Tom Papa to Perform at NJPAC's Victoria Theater, 2/20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2016

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with Tom Papa. New Jersey's own Tom Papa hits home with his hilarious observations about marriage, parenting and adulthood. >From living with toddlers ("the worst roommates on the planet") to attempting to Skype with aging parents, this stand-up comedian shines a spotlight on the absurdity of our everyday lives.  (more...)

Olivier Nominee HETTY FEATHER to Make U.S. Premiere in FloridaOlivier Nominee HETTY FEATHER to Make U.S. Premiere in Florida
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2016

The Olivier Award nominated Rose Theatre Kingston production of Jacqueline Wilson's critically acclaimed Hetty Feather today announces an international transfer to the Asolo Repertory Theatre in Florida for a limited run from 2 to 26 June 2016. Currently enjoying a major UK tour, the production continues on to Chichester Festival Theatre on 27 January followed by Nottingham Theatre Royal, Oxford Playhouse, Leicester Curve, Rose Theatre Kingston, Southampton Mayflower Theatre, Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Clywd Theatr Cymru, Orchard Theatre Dartford, Cardiff New Theatre completing the run at Cheltenham Everyman Theatre before travelling to Sarasota, Florida for its US premiere. (more...)

Joel Mchale, Marlon Wayans & More Set for Carolines On Broadway in FebruaryJoel Mchale, Marlon Wayans & More Set for Carolines On Broadway in February
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2016

Carolines on Broadway announces its line-up for the month of February 2016, highlighted by headliners Joel McHale, star of Community, February 4; Tony Hinchcliffe, from his Netflix stand-up special One Shot, February 5 and 6; Papa CJ, star of the live show Papa CJ Naked, February 10 and 11; Marlon Wayans, star of the new film Fifty Shades of Black, Presidents Day Weekend and Valentine's Day, February 12 -14; Al Madrigal, from Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, February 18 - 21; and Corey Holcomb, from Adult Swim's Black Jesus, February 25 - 27. (more...)

Grey Group Acquires Mobile Experiences Studio ArcTouchGrey Group Acquires Mobile Experiences Studio ArcTouch
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2016

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TALES OF A FOURTH GRADE NOTHING Opens 1/25 at The REPTALES OF A FOURTH GRADE NOTHING Opens 1/25 at The REP
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2016

?Orlando Repertory Theatre (The REP) presents Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing (January 25 - February 21, 2016). This production is presented by Clear Channel Outdoor and supporting sponsor Walt Disney World. (more...)

New York Times Bestselling Author Nick Ortner Releases His First Children's Book, THE BIG BOOK OF HUGSNew York Times Bestselling Author Nick Ortner Releases His First Children's Book, THE BIG BOOK OF HUGS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2016

NEWTOWN, Conn., Jan. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Nick Ortner, inspirational speaker, New York Times bestselling author, and CEO of The Tapping Solution LLC, will release The Big Book of Hugs: A Barkley the Bear Story January 21, National Hug Day. The children's book, published by Hay House Inc., is co-authored by Alison Taylor and illustrated by Michelle Polizzi. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Jackie Hoffman and ONCE UPON A MATTRESS Cast Welcome New Baby into the KingdomSTAGE TUBE: Jackie Hoffman and ONCE UPON A MATTRESS Cast Welcome New Baby into the Kingdom
by Stage Tube - Jan 2, 2016

ONCE UPON A MATTRESS' 'Prince Dauntless,' Jason Williams, is a new Papa! His daughter Mara Eleanor Williams was born on December 28, and fellow cast member Jackie Hoffman welcomed her into the kingdom in style. Check out the video below! (more...)

New Musical 'SHAKE LOOSE' to Premiere at MetroStage This WinterNew Musical 'SHAKE LOOSE' to Premiere at MetroStage This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2016

Producing Artistic Director Carolyn Griffin is pleased to announce that the world premiere of a new musical SHAKE LOOSE: An Evening of Moods Blues & Icons, featuring the music and lyrics of Thomas W. Jones, William Hubbard and William Knowles will be on stage at MetroStage beginning Jan. 28, 2016. Thomas W. Jones II will direct and choreograph, William Knowles will music direct and conduct and William Hubbard will co- music direct.  (more...)

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center to Present Elephant & Piggie's WE ARE IN A PLAY!, 2/13-3/13Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center to Present Elephant & Piggie's WE ARE IN A PLAY!, 2/13-3/13
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2016

Due to popular demand, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center (FAC) is thrilled to announce the return of Elephant & Piggie's "We Are in a Play!" Feb 13 - Mar 13, 2016. Mo Willems' popular 'Elephant and Piggie' series for beginning readers goes musical. With a script adapted by Willems himself, the oddball friends (and their backup singers, the Squirelles) will have all of their little fans toe?tapping along. This production is appropriate for all ages, particularly the elementary school set. (more...)

Holland America Line Partners with Master Mixologist and James Beard Winner Dale DeGroff to Create Menu of Unique LibationsHolland America Line Partners with Master Mixologist and James Beard Winner Dale DeGroff to Create Menu of Unique Libations
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

DeGroff's innovative cocktail recipes debut in bars on ms Eurodam (more...)

The Ringwald and Papa Weeze Partnering for Theatre LabThe Ringwald and Papa Weeze Partnering for Theatre Lab
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

Hoping to fill a unique niche developing up-and-coming theatrical talent in Metro Detroit, The Ringwald and Papa Weeze are partnering to offer a local arts academy, dubbed "Theatre Lab." (more...)

MAURICE HINES TAPPIN' THRU LIFE Opens Tonight at New World StagesMAURICE HINES TAPPIN' THRU LIFE Opens Tonight at New World Stages
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

MAURICE HINES TAPPIN' THRU LIFE is a swinging, song and dance musical that celebrates the astonishing showmanship of one of the last great tap dancers of a by-gone era still working today and whose collaborators were a jaw-dropping, who's who of theatre, music, film and television. Co-starring the fierce tap dancing Manzari brothers and the all female vivacious Diva Jazz Orchestra, the show is directed by Jeff Calhoun (Newsies, Deaf West's Big River, Grease). Performances began December 23rd at New World Stages (340 W. 50th Street), and opening night is tonight, January 11th. (more...)

Ghost to Kick Off U.S. Headlining Tour This SpringGhost to Kick Off U.S. Headlining Tour This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

Ghost's 'Cirice', from their critically acclaimed third album Meliora, has been nominated for 'Best Metal Performance' at the 2016 Grammy® Awards. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - January 1, 2016BWW's On This Day - January 1, 2016
by - Jan 1, 2016

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on January 1 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Humana joins AIR Louisville, a Data-Driven Community Collaboration Designed to Reduce the Burden of AsthmaHumana joins AIR Louisville, a Data-Driven Community Collaboration Designed to Reduce the Burden of Asthma
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2016

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Secret Agent 23 Skidoo Coming to Schimmel Center, 2/21Secret Agent 23 Skidoo Coming to Schimmel Center, 2/21
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2016

More Fraggles than Wiggles, more Soul Train than Thomas the Train, 23 Skidoo is equal parts Dr. Suess and Dr. Dre! (more...)

BWW Cooks: The Great American Super Bowl Chicken WingBWW Cooks: The Great American Super Bowl Chicken Wing
by Marakay Rogers - Feb 3, 2016

With over a billion chicken wings going down on Super Bowl Sunday, bring your party the treat of freshly made wings, not tepid takeout. (more...)

INGA BINGA Opens 2/12 at Sam Bass TheatreINGA BINGA Opens 2/12 at Sam Bass Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Sam Bass Theatre presents the regional premiere of INGA BINGA, a farcical romp that explores the amazing true story of John F. Kennedy's real-life affair with former Miss Denmark and suspected Nazi agent, Inga Arvad. Unaware that his gal may be a so-called spy-but trying to avoid the watchful eye of Papa Joe-Jack arranges for the two to have a secret liaison in Charleston, S.C. Unfortunately for them, the FBI and press are one step ahead, bugging their room and listening in on the pair's steamy tryst. (more...)

BWW Review: Candlelight Pavilion Goes HOME FOR CHRISTMASBWW Review: Candlelight Pavilion Goes HOME FOR CHRISTMAS
by Don Grigware - Dec 9, 2015

There's no finer Christmas entertainment than an original story about home and family that has lots of humor, music and more than enough touches of magic...and of course, several kids and, to top it all off, Santa and Mrs. Claus. That's pretty much it in a nutshell with Home For Christmas, 2015's holiday show currently onstage at Candlelight Pavilion in Claremont through December 27. It's a whole lot of imaginative fun that you cannot afford to miss. (more...)

THE COMMITMENTS Coming to Edinburgh in 2017THE COMMITMENTS Coming to Edinburgh in 2017
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2015

Nearly thirty years since The Commitments first burst from the pages of Roddy Doyle's best-selling novel, the world's hardest working soul band will be touring the UK coming to the Edinburgh Playhouse from 27 February to 4 March 2017. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWWDanceWorld.com for 11/29/2015 - 12/6/2015Hottest Articles on BWWDanceWorld.com for 11/29/2015 - 12/6/2015
by BWW - Dec 6, 2015

Hottest Articles on BWWDanceWorld.com from 11/29/2015 - 12/6/2015. (more...)

The Old Globe Announces Holiday Ticket OfferingsThe Old Globe Announces Holiday Ticket Offerings
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2015

The Old Globe has some great ideas to simplify your holiday shopping this year! Might we suggest tickets for the family to our 18th Annual Production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, a San Diego multi-generational family tradition, which runs now through December 26! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Corinna Sowers Adler Brings MUSIC OVER MANHATTAN to Jazz at Lincoln CenterPhoto Coverage: Corinna Sowers Adler Brings MUSIC OVER MANHATTAN to Jazz at Lincoln Center
by Stephen Sorokoff - Dec 22, 2015

NYC Cabaret Singer, Corinna Sowers Adler made her debut in the majestic Appel Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center on Sunday, December 20 and Broadwayworld was there.. She was hand picked to sing on the new series entitled, 'Music Over Manhattan'. Corinna was honored to be a nominee for the first ever Tony Award for Excellence in Theatre Education earlier this year. She made her solo New York City cabaret debut in 2010 at the Laurie Beechman Theater in Stories...A Cabaret. Since then, Corinna has been in high demand as a singer, performing solo shows at Stage 72 at the Triad, the legendary Duplex Cabaret, Feinstein's at Loews Regency, Metropolitan Room and 54 BELOW. Joining Corinna in the show were five of her students, Kevin W. Berger, Grace Carlin, Gerry Mastrolia, Talia Wynzel and Zoe Gelman. John Senakwami was the producer.  (more...)

BWW Review: Downriver Actors Guild Perform Special BEAUTY AND THE BEAST For VIPsBWW Review: Downriver Actors Guild Perform Special BEAUTY AND THE BEAST For VIPs
by Anton Anderssen - Dec 21, 2015

On Saturday night, The Downriver Actors Guild performed a special presentation of Beauty and The Beast at the Catherine A Daly Theatre on the Avenue in Wyandotte Michigan. The guest of honor, Catherine Daly, greeted patrons at the event. Mrs. Daly is the mother of the financier who holds the mortgage on the theatre used by the Downriver Actors Guild. The special patron event included 150 friends of the Daly family and was accompanied by a pre-glow, scrumptious spread of desserts and hors-d'oeuvres. The performance Saturday evening was spectacular. Kayla Aue brought the house down with her riveting portrayal of Belle, the book-loving beauty who follows her heart with a passion. Aue's spoken voice and singing voice were addictively magnificent; oh how wonderful it would be to hear her in a special concert backed by a full symphony. (more...)

Welcome to Anatevka! Meet the Full Cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, Opening Tonight on BroadwayWelcome to Anatevka! Meet the Full Cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, Opening Tonight on Broadway
by Meet the Cast - Dec 20, 2015

The Broadway revival of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF officially opens tonight, December 20, at The Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway). Scroll down to learn more about the cast, plus watch interviews with the company! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at the Cast of Atlantic City Ballet's THE NUTCRACKER in ActionPhoto Flash: First Look at the Cast of Atlantic City Ballet's THE NUTCRACKER in Action
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2015

Atlantic City Ballet will bring its namesake city its most joyous holiday gift with its beloved production of The Nutcracker, a 33 year holiday tradition. A ballet for the entire family, The Nutcracker is the perfect way to introduce young children to the power and beauty of classical dance. It's a holiday celebration to share with the entire family! Dancing toys, mischievous mice, waltzing flowers and sparkling snowflakes dance to Tchaikovsky's sumptuous and magical score. Combine that with Ms. Papa's vibrantly theatrical staging and you have one of the most visually stunning productions of The Nutcracker in the Tri Sate area. (more...)

Find Christmas Onstage with BroadwayWorld's Holiday Guide 2015!Find Christmas Onstage with BroadwayWorld's Holiday Guide 2015!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2015

The holiday season is here at last, and in just weeks, the world will be spreading yuletide cheer by decking the halls, wrapping the gifts and sipping the eggnog. There are plenty of ways to join in the spirit, because for theatre fans, Broadway is everywhere this season... and BroadwayWorld has a complete guide of where to find it! (more...)

UP to Premiere New Episodes of Reality Series BRINGING UP BATES, Beg. 1/7UP to Premiere New Episodes of Reality Series BRINGING UP BATES, Beg. 1/7
by TV News Desk - Dec 17, 2015

UP's hit original reality series BRINGING UP BATES returns for an all-new, never a dull moment season with more big family events from America's most loving and charming super-sized family (more...)

BWW Review:  The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra And Choir Celebrates The Season With NOËL! NOËL!BWW Review: The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra And Choir Celebrates The Season With NOËL! NOËL!
by Jade Kops - Dec 17, 2015

The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and Choir and soloist Emma Birdsall combine to create beautiful music that spans the centuries as they celebrate the Christmas Season with NOËL! NOËL! (more...)

Fox Cities P.A.C. to Offer Week of Autisum-Friendly ProgrammingFox Cities P.A.C. to Offer Week of Autisum-Friendly Programming
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2015

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center    is proud to announce a week of autism programming! In partnership with several local organizations and Chicago Children's Theatre's Red Kite, Brown Box, the Center welcomes the community to explore and promote autism awareness and inclusion through the arts during a special week of programming Jan. 11-16.  (more...)

Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for December 16, 2015!Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for December 16, 2015!
by BWW Discount Alert - Dec 16, 2015

TKTS has been a New York City institution for decades, bringing theatre-goers a last-minute way to get tickets for some of Broadway's hottest shows at a discount. TDF operates three TKTS Discount Booths in New York City- Times Square, South Street Seaport, and Brooklyn. Looking for affordable tickets for tonight, December 16, 2015? BroadwayWorld brings you the full list of what's available today below: (more...)

2016 Capital City Half Marathon, USA Half Marathon Championships To Air Live On WBNS-TV, 4/30!2016 Capital City Half Marathon, USA Half Marathon Championships To Air Live On WBNS-TV, 4/30!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2015

The 2016 OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon and 2016 Men's & Women's USA Track & Field Half Marathon Championships will air live on WBNS-TV (Channel 10) for the first time when the National Championship Edition of the Capital City Half Marathon is held in downtown Columbus and surrounding neighborhoods. (more...)

The BPM Festival 2016 Announces Phase 2 Artist Lineup, Showcases & VenuesThe BPM Festival 2016 Announces Phase 2 Artist Lineup, Showcases & Venues
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2015

The BPM Festival is excited to announce the Phase 2 artist lineup, with 247 artists added, plus new showcases and venues for its 2016 edition taking place January 8-17, 2016 in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. (more...)

STEIN HOUSE is ReleasedSTEIN HOUSE is Released
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2015

Helga Heinrich and her four children sail into the thriving seaport of Indianola, Texas, determined to overcome the memory and haunting legacy of her husband and their Papa who drowned in a drunken leap from the dock as the ship pulled away from the German port. 'Stein House' (published by iUniverse) is a family saga of German immigrants struggling to survive in a foreign land. (more...)

Dierks Bentley Headlines 24th Annual DEER VALLEY CELEBRITY SKIFEST on CBSDierks Bentley Headlines 24th Annual DEER VALLEY CELEBRITY SKIFEST on CBS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2015

The 24th annual DEER VALLEY® CELEBRITY SKIFEST, produced by JUMA Entertainment, featuring a bevy of stars, Olympians and a special musical performance by multi-platinum recording artist Dierks Bentley (more...)

BWW Review: MACK & POPPY: LET IT SNOW! A Must See for Holiday Laughter (and Tears)!BWW Review: MACK & POPPY: LET IT SNOW! A Must See for Holiday Laughter (and Tears)!
by Gil Kaan - Dec 1, 2015

If you go to MACK & POPPY: LET IT SNOW expecting just a cheesy lounge  act for fluffy amusement, you would be selling Mack & Poppy way short. Tod Macofsky and Christopher Graham have created a fine tuned act of calibrated cheese eliciting many hearty laughs accented with actual solid vocal chops presenting songs straight up for a most entertaining 70 minutes. Holiday tunes (Christmas, Jewish and Kwanzaa) get both sent up and sung straight. (more...)

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