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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Take a Look at Shakespeare Theatre Company's MACBETH
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2017

Provocative director Liesl Tommy brings Broadway savvy, storytelling flair and a revolutionary sensibility to Macbeth, Shakespeare's masterpiece of suspense. In a world beset by civil war and invasion, Macbeth and his artful lady begin a series of murders, designed to further their own ambitions, only to Plunge their lives into madness. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford Star in BLADE RUNNER 2049
by Movies News Desk - May 8, 2017

There are still pages left in this story. Watch the all-new trailer for BLADE RUNNER 2049, in theaters October 6.  (more...)

Kahn & Corsaro Reprise Cabaret Show
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2017

Should we call it "Linda and Maria Explain it All?" They certainly do in their performance of "What the Hell is Cabaret?!", to be performed four times in the coming weeks at the Laurie Beechman Theatre on 42nd Street. (more...)

I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE and More Set for Theatre Too's 2017-18 Season at Theatre Three
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

Theatre Three Artistic Director Jeffrey Schmidt has announced the full production calendar for its downstairs Theatre Too studio space, including three new works from local playwrights and the final run of the annual musical comedy 'I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change.' (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at OCCUPATIONAL HAZARDS at Hampstead Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2017

Hampstead Theatre presents the world premiere of Stephen Brown's play Occupational Hazards, which is based on Rory Stewart's critically acclaimed memoir of the same name. Directed by Simon Godwin, this new play tells an extraordinary story about the moral conflicts, the dangers and the comic absurdities inherent in any foreign occupation. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Lin Manuel Miranda's 21 CHUMP STREET Musical to Be Staged in Melbourne
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2017

Lin Manuel Miranda's 21 Chump Street will receive its Victorian Premier this June, as part of an unmissable double bill presented by Pursued by Bear.  (more...)

BWW Review: Polar Opposites Explore Romance In ERNEST SHACKLETON LOVES ME
by Michael Dale - May 19, 2017

Kat, the woman who's at the center of the wildly fun and unpredictable new two-person musical comedy Ernest Shackleton Loves me, is not exactly in a good emotional place when the show begins. (more...)

The CW Announces 2017-18 Primetime Schedule Featuring New Shows & Returning Favorites
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2017

The CW presents its 2017-18 primetime schedule to advertisers, affiliates, and national media today at the New York City Center in New York City, with the multi-platinum, multi-Grammy Award-winning rock band Muse opening the show with the worldwide debut performance of their new single, “Dig Down.” (more...)

Asolo Rep presents TWENTY THOUSAND LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Asolo Rep proudly presents the final production of its 2016-17 season: TWENTY THOUSAND LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA, the stunning new theatrical re-imagination of Jules Verne's classic deep sea tale created by Craig Francis and Rick Miller, who will direct the production, presented by Canada's family-focused entertainment production company Kidoons and WYRD Productions and produced by Jeff Lord.  TWENTY THOUSAND LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA comes to life on stage by way of visually striking multimedia storytelling, with vivid projections that will take the audience on the voyage of a lifetime. Previews are Wednesday, June 7 and Thursday, June 8 at 7pm, opening night is Friday, June 9 at 7pm and the production runs through Saturday, July 1 in the Mertz Theatre, located in the FSU Center for the Performing Arts. (more...)

BWW Interview - Lyricist Glenn Slater Talks GALAVANT CD Set Release, BEATSVILLE & More
by Melanie Votaw - May 14, 2017

Broadway lyricist Glenn Slater speaks with BWW about the much-anticipated release of the full music CD set from GALAVANT, the CD signing for A BRONX TALE, BEATSVILLE, and what it's really like to write for musical theater. (more...)

'Embracing the Race: 40 Devotions for the Runner's Soul' by Lisa Preuett is Released
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

As water quenches a runner's thirst, God's word refreshes your weary soul. CrossLink Publishing is pleased to announce the release in paperback and eBook formats for the Amazon Kindle, the Barnes & Noble Nook, and the Apple iBookstore of 'Embracing The Race' by Lisa Preuett of Taylorsville, KY. Kyle Idleman, best-selling author of Not a Fan, and teaching pastor at Southeast Christian Church says, 'Honest and fun to read, you'll find encouragement and challenge that come from Bible passages and through the language of a runner. If you're a runner, you'll love this book. If you're not a runner, there is plenty here for you, too.' The apostle Paul depicts the Christian life as a race to be won. Runners thrive on pounding the pavement, but maybe your weary soul needs a boost. The devotional readings in 'Embracing The Race' will resonate with runners of all levels: hopeful beginners, aspiring 5K'ers, seasoned marathoners, or anywhere in between. You'll be awakened to powerful parallels between running and the Christian life; equipped with relevant scripture and practical life application; encouraged to persevere - regardless of obstacles - and inspired to step out of your comfort zone. You'll ultimately be challenged to Plunge deeper in your relationship with Jesus. Get ready to pound the pavement and embrace your race of faith! Each day's reading offers a scripture to reflect upon, a snippet from the runner's world, and a fresh Biblical insight that correlates with an aspect of running. Each reading ends with challenging questions to provoke thought (Ready?), more scripture (Get set.), and a heartfelt prayer (Go!) Embracing The Race (ISBN: 978-1633570726 Trade Paper, 178 pages, $14.95, Devotional), from CrossLink Publishing, is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and wherever fine books are sold. About the author: Lisa Preuett is a follower of Jesus, wife and mom of two. An avid runner, she's completed multiple races from 5K to full marathon. Actively involved in women's ministry at Southeast Christian Church, she thrives on encouraging others in their faith. She resides in Taylorsville, KY. You can connect with her at www.reststopforthesoul.com. About the Publisher: CrossLink Publishing is a traditional Christian publishing company based in Castle Rock, CO. CrossLink publishes a variety of bible study, meditation, and spiritual growth books distributed by AtlasBooks. For more information, visit CrossLinkPublishing.com. Contact: Rick Bates, Managing Editor CrossLink Publishing 888-697-4851 (more...)

Manhattan Theatre Club's FULFILLMENT CENTER Announces Full Casting; Performances Begin June 6
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) are pleased to announce complete casting for Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Fulfillment Center, the new play by Abe Koogler (Kill Floor), directed by Daniel Aukin (Fool For Love at MTC). (more...)

Nyansa Goes Private With New Enterprise Analytics Platform
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

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Thaw Out the Winter Chill at The Meatpacking District's 4th Annual Open Market
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

With an atmosphere resembling both a lavish soiree and an intimate block-party, Open Market is a celebration of the Meatpacking District's business community. (more...)

PCPA to Present Powerful Story by Matthew Lopez, THE WHIPPING MAN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

PCPA - Pacific Conservatory Theatre presents a powerful story by Matthew Lopez, The Whipping Man, which methodically peels back layer upon layer of repressed feelings, hopes and dreams, and dark secrets. It's playing in the Severson Theatre March 9 through 26. (more...)

Canadians Opening and Using Fewer Credit Cards, but Borrowing More on Existing Cards
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

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TEN50 Welcomes First Residents And Ushers In New Era Of High-Rise Homeownership In Downtown Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2017

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BWW Review: KING LEAR Kills at Guthrie Theater
by Karen Bovard - Mar 6, 2017

'Disciplined' may seem an odd word to apply to a production of KING LEAR, a tragedy that is about personal and societal dissolution into madness, both individually and at large. But the current mounting in Minneapolis earns that moniker, both in actorly control and design restraint. The result is a masterful rendering that eschews excess but allows the human relationships to be bared and centered. (more...)

New Energy Adventure to Hit Houston Museum of Natural Science
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

For more than two decades, millions and millions of visitors of all ages have immersed themselves in the science of energy by exploring the Wiess Energy Hall, one of the museum's most popular exhibitions-which is why it's been completely demolished and thrown out. But wear and tear is only part of the reason. In recent years, the science of energy has become even more highly advanced than it already was, as has the exhibition technology available to effectively tell that story. Because of the museum's commitment to exploring cutting edge science, and enhancing the visitor experience, a greatly expanded version of the Wiess Energy Hall is set to open in November 2017. (more...)

BWW Interview: A-Five, Six, Seven, Eight: MSMT Local Auditions Sparkle
by Carla Maria Verdino-Sllwold - Mar 6, 2017

The hallways are jammed with bright, expectant, luminous faces wearing their most eye-catching outfits, laden with dance bags, juggling binders with music and resumes, scanning their ever present iPhones, and searching for a place to sit or stretch or warm-up as they await the call. The energy is palpable and the spirits high. Many have come together in groups and chat excitedly, while others search for a quiet corner to gather their thoughts. Some 300 actors ranging in age from children to seasoned adults have checked into Maine State Music Theatre's offices and rehearsal studios at 22 Elm Street on February 25, 2017, to try their luck at the company's annual open call local auditions for the 2017 season which opens June 7. (more...)

Scoop: THE BACHELOR on ABC - Monday, March 6, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE BACHELOR, airing on ABC on Monday, March 6, 2017! (more...)

Lisann Valentin's Sophomore Film EUROPEANY to Premiere at the Women In Comedy Festival
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

Actor and writer Lisann Valentin's second short film, 'Europeany,' will premiere at the 8th Annual Women In Comedy Festival in Cambridge, Massachusetts. No stranger to dramatic film and TV, this is the actor's first time venturing into comedy as a writer. (more...)

AMAZON ADVENTURE Film Coming to IMAX Screens/Smithsonian World Premiere 4/18
by Movies News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

SK Films, an award-winning producer and distributor of natural history entertainment, and HHMI Tangled Bank Studios, the acclaimed film production unit of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, announced today the IMAX/Giant Screen film AMAZON ADVENTURE will launch on April 18, 2017 (more...)

BWW Review: TWISTED MELODIES Wrings Laughter, Tears At Center Stage
by Cybele Pomeroy - Mar 29, 2017

If you are already a Hathaway fan, you really must not miss this show. If you are not already a fan, prepare to be converted. I walk into the show knowing very little of Donny Hathaway and walk out touched and changed forever. Writer/Performer Kelvin Roston has created a brilliant work of heartbreak, genius and intimacy to terrify and delight patrons of Center Stage. (more...)

BWW Review: Southwest Shakespeare Presents PRIDE@PREJUDICE
by Herbert Paine - Mar 28, 2017

If, perchance, you had never read Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, you'd be none the worse for the delight you'd glean from Southwest Shakespeare Company's scintillating and brainy production of PRIDE@PREJUDICE, Daniel Elihu Kramer's clever modernization of the 1813 classic. (more...)

GKIDS and Fathom Events Partner to Bring Ultimate Series of Animated Masterpieces to U.S. Cinemas Throughout 2017
by Movies News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Following the success of the “Spirited Away” and “Princess Mononoke” cinema events, GKIDS, the acclaimed distributor of multiple Academy Award®-nominated animated features, and Fathom Events, the leading distributor of event cinema, are proud to announce a partnership to bring the biggest series of anime titles to U.S audiences throughout 2017. The series features Studio Ghibli's revered animated classics, a selection of GKIDS new release titles and an ongoing animated short film mini-festival. (more...)

Scoop: THE TWINS: HAPPILY EVER AFTER? on FREEFORM - Monday, March 27, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE TWINS: HAPPILY EVER AFTER? , airing on FREEFORM on Monday, March 27, 2017! (more...)

Homeownership Hits 50-Year Record Lows; Weakened Housing Market Restricts Economic Growth, Stalling the American Dream for Millions
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

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Recent Cutbacks' Dinosaur Parody HOLD ON TO YOUR BUTTS to Stomp Into Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

New York-based Recent Cutbacks announces the return of its acclaimed theatrical comedy Hold On To Your Butts, a live, shot-for-shot remake of Jurassic Park performed by just two actors and a foley artist, to Chicago for a limited engagement at Donny's Skybox Theater at The Second City Training Center (230 W. North Ave, 4th Floor) April 20 through 23, 2017. (more...)

NY Times Best Selling Author, Nicole Lapin, Launches Book, BOSS BITCH
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

New York Times bestselling author Nicole Lapin is back with a sassy and actionable guide empowering women to be the boss of their lives and their careers. (more...)

The Pleasance Celebrates 33 Years on the Edinburgh Festival Fringe; Commissions New Type Of Mobile Theatre For Venue 33
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

???????Many of the entertainment industries brightest talents have cut their teeth in Edinburgh in August at the Pleasance. This year an innovative new mobile venue joins the bright ideas presented on the world's stage this summer. (more...)

HOOKMAN an Existential Slasher Comedy Comes to Steep Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Her mother warned her about the treacherous hook-handed man hiding in the back seat, but only after a tragic accident could Lexi see the real threat of the hookman. The bitingly funny, edge-of-your-seat scary Hookman is a lethally sharp slasher comedy about grief, adolescence, and the power of the stories we tell each other and ourselves.  (more...)

Family and Furniture! Meet the Full Cast of THE PRICE, Opening Tonight on Broadway
by Meet the Cast - Mar 16, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company welcomes Mark Ruffalo, Tony Shalhoub, Jessica Hecht and Danny DeVito in a new Broadway production of Arthur Miller's The Price, directed by Steppenwolf Theatre Company co-founder, Terry Kinney, opening officially tonight, March 16, 2017. This is a limited engagement through May 7, 2017 on Broadway at the American Airlines Theatre (227 West 42nd Street). Scroll down to meet the company and watch interviews with the quartet in rehearsal! (more...)

Osisko Intersects 10.9 g/t Au Over 3.9 Metres at Garrison
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

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ROCK & ROLL AND ROBOTS HIT THE CANVAS FOR RICK CABALLO'S ART SHOW FEATURING RYAN MCCAULEY AT THE FACTORY AT FRANKLIN.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

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Holiday River Expeditions Announces 'Balance and Flow Trips'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

To hone in on Nature's capabilities for spiritual and physical healing, veteran adventure travel company, Holiday River Expeditions (http://www.bikeraft.com/) has created a new series of programs dubbed Balance & Flow Trips. (more...)

Scoop: THE TWINS: HAPPILY EVER AFTER? on FREEFORM - Monday, March 27, 2017
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Get all the scoop on THE TWINS: HAPPILY EVER AFTER? , airing on FREEFORM on Monday, March 27, 2017! (more...)

Bellator's Top Real Estate Team Adds Fifth Member, Mike Hamm
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

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Jesse J. Perez and Nikkole Salter to Lead MACBETH, Helmed by Liesl Tommy, at STC
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

The Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC) presents Macbeth, directed by Tony Award-nominee Liesl Tommy and featuring Jesse J. Perez as Macbeth and Nikkole Salter as Lady Macbeth. The show will run April 25-May 28 at Sidney Harman Hall (610 F Street NW). (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsals with OCCUPATIONAL HAZARDS at Hampstead Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

Hampstead Theatre presents the world premiere of Stephen Brown's play Occupational Hazards, which is based onRory Stewart's critically acclaimed memoir of the same name. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Anchorage - Week of 4/30/2017
by BWW - Apr 30, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/30/2017 for Anchorage (more...)

BWW Featured Dance Studio: PERIDANCE CAPEZIO CENTER
by Caryn Cooper - Apr 30, 2017

Peridance Capezio Center is a leading New York City based dance school that is known to be a home for all styles of dance and for all ages. The teachers are world renowned and the center is a place where toddlers, teenagers, adults and International students from around the world can learn alongside professional dancers. Peridance Capezio Center (more affectionately known as Peridance) is dedicated to offering accessible dance classes of the highest caliber- with over 250 weekly classes for adults and children in a nurturing and professional environment; providing dancers the opportunity to learn and work with acclaimed master teachers and guest artists; giving access to affordable high-quality rehearsal studios and performance spaces for artists to create and perform; all while maintaining a strong national and international presence in the dance education community to positively influence future generations of artists. (more...)

BWW Review: FAITHFUL CHEATERS at Trinity Repertory Company
by Larry O'Brien - Apr 27, 2017

FAITHFUL CHEATERS is a zany, fast-paced, did I say zany already,well-acted farce. Zany. (more...)

Engineer Theatre's Psychological Horror THE GAP IN THE LIGHT to Plunge New Diorama Into Darkness
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

One week today, Engineer Theatre Collective, who have turned heads and earned critical praise for bringing real-life issues to the stage in verbatim, Lecoq-influenced human dramas, will turn their attention to a brand new genre, psychological horror, with their latest production The Gap in the Light, which premieres at New Diorama in May. (more...)

ALA.NI Releases 'Suddenly' from Debut Album 'You & I'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

On June 9, the British-born, Paris-based artist ALA.NI will release her debut album You & I through Missing Piece Records. Today, ALA.NI released 'Suddenly,' the third song to be released from the forthcoming album, which is now avilable for pre order. (more...)

Photo Flash: HOOKMAN Opens Tomorrow at Steep Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

Her mother warned her about the treacherous hook-handed man hiding in the back seat, but only after a tragic accident could Lexi see the real threat of the hookman. The bitingly funny, edge-of-your-seat scary Hookman is a lethally sharp slasher comedy about grief, adolescence, and the power of the stories we tell each other and ourselves. (more...)

AMAZON ADVENTURE Film Coming to IMAX Screens/Smithsonian World Premiere Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

SK Films, an award-winning producer and distributor of natural history entertainment, and HHMI Tangled Bank Studios, the acclaimed film production unit of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, announced today the IMAX/Giant Screen film AMAZON ADVENTURE will launch on April 18, 2017 (more...)

College Choice Releases 2017 Ranking of the 25 Best Online Master's in Elementary Education
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

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Interfaith Panel and Screening of THE RENDEZVOUS to Benefit reGeneration
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

 The special advance Los Angeles screening of The Rendezvous, the new adventure thriller starring Stana Katic (Castle, Absentia) and Raza Jaffrey (Homeland, Code Black), followed by an interfaith panel discussion to benefit reGeneration will take place April 27 at 7:00 p.m. at the Laemmle Royal Theater, in West Los Angeles. (more...)

COMBUSTION, LABELS, OCTOPUS and More Set for Summer 2017 at Tara Arts
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

As Tara Arts celebrates its 40th anniversary throughout 2017, the company continues to put the experiences of the UK's diverse communities centre stage. (more...)

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