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BURIED CHILD, Sam Shepard's Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play, Announces Final Casting, Including Charlotte Hope, of GAME OF THRONES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

Charlotte Hope (Myranda in Game of Thrones, Allied, A United Kingdom), Jack Fortune (King Lear, Route Irish, Sparkling Cyanide), Barnaby Kay (A Streetcar Named Desire, The Real Thing, Wuthering Heights) and Gary Shelford (Twelfth Night, Angry Young Man) join the previously announced multi award-winning, international star Ed Harris (forthcoming HBO series from J.J. Abrams & Jonathan Nolan; Westworld, Pollock, The Hours and The Truman Show), Golden Globe winner Amy Madigan (Twice in a Lifetime, Roe vs. Wade), and Jeremy Irvine (War Horse, The Railway Man, Now is Good) to complete the cast in Sam Shepard's Pulitzer & Obie prize winning play, Buried Child, following a critically acclaimed New York run earlier this year. (more...)

David L. Denny Releases SEMPER FI THREE FIVE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

David L. Denny, a Vietnam vet, father, grandfather, prior postal service worker, Christian, devoted writer and author, has completed his new book 'Semper Fi Three Five': a gripping and potent account of combat that details the behind-the-scenes, true stories of the Vietnam war. This emotional and eye-opening work gives another perspective to a historic era and time. (more...)

Broadway AM Report, 9/30/2016 - A LIFE, Grumpy Cat in CATS and More!
by Jessica Khan - Sep 30, 2016

This weekend's big news: A LIFE, starring David Hyde Pierce, begins Off-Broadway tonight, Leslie Odom, Jr. kicks off the LIVE! from the Rainbow Room series, Tyne Daly stars in DEAR WORLD in concert tonight in L.A., and Internet icon Grumpy Cat joins Broadway's CATS this evening! (more...)

Grand Ave Arts Presents Free Community Exhibits
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

Grand Ave Arts: All Access, the annual, one-day, free community event, returns on Saturday, October 29, 2016 with a diverse program of free, family-friendly activities, interactive workshops and tours that highlight and give access to the world-class arts and cultural organizations lining Grand Avenue between Temple and 6th Streets. Grand Ave Arts: All Access is a collaborative, community-inspiRed endeavor initiated by participating institutions to celebrate their commitment to the cultural landscape of Los Angeles and spotlight the world-class architecture and programming that define this corridor and this city. (more...)

New Community Version of PostgreSQL 9.6 Boosts Performance with Parallel Query and Vertical and Horizontal Scalability Features
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016


Tribal Planet Hosts Exclusive Event to Launch Citizen Science Mobile Platform
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016


Check Out These Holiday Gifts Ideas from Hale Groves
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

With the holidays just around the corner, Hale Groves has the perfect gift ideas for every foodie on your list. From orange gift baskets to dried fruit gift trays and even bakery gift ideas, there's a perfect choice for everyone. (more...)

Photo Flash: STRICTLY Stars At West End Premiere of THE LAST TANGO
by Marianka Swain - Sep 29, 2016

The Strictly Come Dancing stars were out in force for the West End opening of Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace's stage show The Last Tango at Phoenix Theatre. Former judge Arlene Phillips, current competitor Laura Whitmore, pro dancers Giovanni Pernice, Neil Jones, Katya Jones and Chloe Hewitt, It Takes Two commentator Karen Hardy, and former competitors Ali Bastian and Jimi Mistry, the latter now married to Cacace, all attended the show, which blends Argentine tango with ballroom and Latin styles. (more...)

Green Chef Launches 'Green Chef Family,' Meal Kit Delivery for the Whole Household
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Green Chef, recently named the best organic meal kit by Real Simple magazine, today announced the launch of its new family-focused meal kit. The menu, developed by Green Chef Executive Chef Dana Murrell, will begin shipping nationwide immediately. (more...)

Dos Santos to Release FONOGRAFIC EP This October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Dos Santos' sophomore release—Fonografic—is a gritty and electrifying ride. Out October 1st on Electric Cowbell Records, this new EP pushes the Chicago-based band's signature formula of guitar-heavy, percussion-driven sounds further into the fierce sonic terrain of traditional Latin rhythms and hard-hitting funk and soul. (more...)

THE HUNT FOR THE REDS OF OCTOBER Expands, Adds Fun 'Secret Missions'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

 Leelanau Peninsula is known for its Riesling, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay and other cool-climate white varietals and blends. What are often overlooked, however, are the high-quality Red wines being grown in the region. To help get beneath the surface, the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail hosts a fun event to explore and discover great Red wines of Leelanau Peninsula. (more...)

Rafe Spall Joins the Cast of HEDDA GABLER
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Rafe Spall joins the cast of Hedda Gabler, alongside Kyle Soller and with Ruth Wilson in the title role.Tickets go on public sale today for the National Theatre's September - February season. (more...)

Scoop: HAWAII FIVE- 0 on CBS - Friday, October 14, 2016
by TV Scoop - Sep 29, 2016

Get all the scoop on HAWAII FIVE- 0, airing on CBS on Friday, October 14, 2016! (more...)

Brian Setzer to Release 'ROCKABILLY RIOT: OSAKA ROCKA! - LIVE IN JAPAN' This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Three-time Grammy-award-winner BRIAN SETZER's new concert Blu-ray/CD,ROCKABILLY RIOT: OSAKA ROCKA! - LIVE IN JAPAN--filmed on February 18 at Namba Hatch in Osaka, Japan--is set for release November 4, 2016 via Surfdog Records. (more...)

Photo Flash: Red Branch Sets Special Events, Experiences for EVIL DEAD: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Red Branch Theatre Company (RBTC) will continue its 2016 season entitled Paint It Red with campy, bloody musical comedy Evil Dead. The production will run at Drama Learning Center, where Red Branch is the professional theatre in residence, from October 7-29. Special events and experiences to be held in conjunction with the production have just been announced, plus scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast in action! (more...)

TELUS Supports B.C. and Alberta Productions With More Than $3.2 Million in Grants
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016


Pizza Hut' Celebrates National Pizza Month With $6.99 Any Deal
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

October 1 marks the beginning of National Pizza Month and, as the pizza restaurant which serves and delivers more pizzas than any other pizza restaurant in the world,Pizza Hut, a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM),is bringing pizza lovers a deal to help themcelebrate all month long. (more...)

VIDEO: Daveed Diggs Talks HAMILTON Exit, 'Black-Ish' Gig & More on JIMMY KIMMEL
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Daveed Diggs stopped by last night's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE to talk about leaving the hit Broadway show HAMILTON and recall some of the notable people he met while doing the show. (more...)

SPIRIT WOMAN Wins Apple Book Award for Excellence in Independent Publishing
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

'Spirit Woman' by Debra Shiveley Welch chosen as Medalist Winner in the Relationships category of the 2015 New Apple Book Awards for Excellence in Independent Publishing. Book Synopsis 'Spirit Woman' builds off of the author's past and includes the true stories of three other women who suffeRed from domestic abuse. Wrapped into one, heart-rending story, 'Spirit Woman' tells the tale of Nickie Bahiti (buy-a-tie - ghost or spirit) Greene. Desperate for love, she grabs it when she can and finds herself in a living hell. As the story unfolds, we are witness to Nickie's bravery and the loyalty and courage of her friend Beau. Does she escape and does Beau manage to save her, or will she ride the wing of Wakinyan Zitka (Wah-keen-yahn-zheet-kah - The Thunderbird) to the edge of the universe where she would walk the five steps to the Spirit Path and into the Spirit World? About The Author Award winning author Debra Shiveley Welch was born in Columbus, Ohio and has lived in the Greater Columbus area all of her life. She now resides in Central Ohio with her husband Mark and son Christopher, also a published author. Debra is a multi-award winning author of eight books. 'Spirit Woman', 'Cedar Woman', 'Christopher Meets Buddy', 'A Very Special Child', 'Christopher Bullfrog Catcher', written by her son at eleven years of age, and scribed by Debra, who also wrote its introduction, 'Son of My Soul - The Adoption of Christopher', 'Jesus Gandhi Oma Mae Adams,' Debra's first novel, co-authoRed with Linda Lee Greene, 'Swinging Bridge', and 'Circle of Time'. All are available through Amazon and Barnes & Noble. About The New Apple Book Awards The Annual New Apple Book Awards for Excellence in Independent Publishing was established to honor the creative achievements of the unsung books fighting for their place within the digital publishing world. Any English language book published within the last three years, currently available for sale by an independent author or small press that met the Awards' guidelines was eligible for entry. One book was chosen in each category as the Medalist Winner receiving the highest honors. In addition, the judges were permitted to choose up to three Official Selections for category distinction. Contact Information 'Spirit Woman' is available in Paperback and eBook on Amazon. To find out more about the New Apple Book Awards, visit Spirit Woman Author: Debra Shiveley Welch Publishing House: Red Road Books (eBook) / Saga Books (Paperback) ISBN: 978-1-897512-76-0 Amazon: Author website: Twitter: @DebraSWelch Debra S Welch is available for public appearances, signings, interviews and blog tours. Contact the author at New Apple Contact Information New Apple Literary Services (more...)

Coming to the Grand RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER Live On Stage
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

The Grand 1894 Opera House presents Rudolf, the Red-Nosed Reindeer, The Musical ? part of the Galveston Island Winter Wonder Island event series ? Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 2 and 5 pm. Tickets may be purchased at The Grand's Box Office, 2020 Postoffice Street, by calling 409.765.1894, 800.821.1894, or online at (more...)

SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS Celebrates 100th Performance Tonight Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

The critically acclaimed play Small Mouth Sounds, written by Bess Wohl and directed by Obie Award-winner Rachel Chavkin (Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812), celebrates 100 performances tonight at The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street). (more...)

BWW Review: Still 'Chasing Dreams and Placing Bets,' Lynn Henderson Celebrates Life in T'AINT NOBODY'S BIZNESS IF I DO! at Don't Tell Mama
by Victoria Ordin - Sep 29, 2016

Lynn Henderson delighted a small but enthusiastic audience at Don't Tell Mama in the final performance of her new show, T'AIN'T NOBODY'S BIZNESS IF I DO! With musical director Douglas J. Cohen, a multi-award winning songwriter (including a Drama Desk Award nomination and the Noel Coward Prize), and bass player Bob Sabin (himself the winner of numerous jazz awards, who sits on the music faculty both at the prestigious Hunter College High School and NYU), the veteran big band, choral, and lounge singer combined material from her 2014 CD, If We Only Have Love, with classics from the Great American Songbook (George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Kander and Ebb, among others). Ably directed by 10-time MAC Award winner Barry Kleinbort, the show also included more contemporary material by Billy Joel, Jerry Herman, and Randy Newman. (more...)

RED SKY WARNING by Randall R. Saxton is Released
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Attorney and Author Randall R. Saxton announces the release of a new fictional novel entitled Red Sky Warning, a military suspense thriller published by Saxton Law, PLLC. In Red Sky Warning, Hudson Jones, a JAG attorney with ties to the CIA, learns of a friend's victimization by a kidnap for ransom scheme in Eritrea and unwittingly puts himself on a trajectory to prison break, revolution, and learning why ignoring the Constitution can be a slippery slope. (more...)

Idina Menzel and More Join LIVE IN THE VINEYARD November Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

"Live In The Vineyard" (LITV) today announced more artists for the eighteenth installment of the exclusive music, food and wine festival, which will include Tony Award winning icon Idina Menzel, Epic Records artist Wrabel, Big Machine Label Group's Drake White and singer-songwriters Brendan James and Zach Heckendorf. (more...)

The Pretty Reckless Release New Music Video For 'Take Me Down'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Today, The Pretty Reckless premieRed a new music video for their scorching single 'Take Me Down,' which recently landed #1 on the Rock Radio charts, marking the band's fourth consecutive #1 single. Fans can see the video here. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Interplanetary Adventure THE SPACE BETWEEN US
by Movies News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Below, check out the all-new trailer for THE SPACE BETWEEN US, hitting theaters on December 16, 2016. The film stars stars Gary Oldman, Asa Butterfield, Carla Gugino, Britt Robertson, BD Wong and Janet Montgomery. (more...)

Westport Country Playhouse Announces 2016-17 Family Festivities Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Westport Country Playhouse announces its 2016-17 Family Festivities Series on selected Sundays from November through April, featuring musical productions based on classic and new children's stories.  The six-show series includes the favorite tale, "Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat," and a new show, "Twinkle Tames a Dragon, The Musical," by Katharine Holabird, the author of the popular book series, "Angelina Ballerina." Performances are at 1 and 4 p.m. Tickets, at $20 each, are now on sale.  (more...)

The Finborough Rediscovers Howard Brenton Classic, MAGNIFICENCE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

"I loathe us, I loathe our stupid puerile view of the World … That WE have only to do it, that WE have only to go puff, and the monster buildings will go splat…" The first professional London production in over 40 years of Magnificence, the seminal 1973 play by reveRed British dramatist Howard Brenton, runs at the Finborough Theatre for a strictly limited four week season from Tuesday, 25 October 2016 (Press Nights: Thursday, 27 October and Friday, 28 October 2016 at 7.30pm). (more...)

E! to Premiere Season 3 of Scandalous Scripted Drama THE ROYALS, 12/4
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Lionsgate and Universal Cable Productions roll out the Red carpet once again as television's most fabulous and immoral royal family continue to reign supreme in E!'s delightfully addictive soap, THE ROYALS. (more...)

TICK, TICK...BOOM! Opens Tomorrow, Oct. 1; Meet the Cast
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Originally conceived as a 'rock monologue'and first produced Off-Off Broadway in 1990, Jonathan Larson's TICK, TICK...BOOM! plays the Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium starting tomorrow, October 1, until Sunday, October 23. (more...)

Catalina Film Festival Kicks Off 2016 with 90 Films & New Media Summit
by Movies News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Catalina Film Festival (CFF) rolled out the Red carpet for the 6th annual Fest as it takes over the famed Catalina Island through Oct. 2. CFF is a competitive festival and film market where guests experience the West Coast's only resort island while enjoying upwards of 90 films, the annual Film and New Media Summit, and exclusive events. (more...)

THE BACHELOR & More Among ABC's October Slate for ABC APP
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Beginning today, ABC is “throwing back” to the original “The Bachelor,” featuring Alex Michel, and “The Bachelorette,” featuring Trista Rehn (now Trista Sutter), with the first full seasons, including Trista and Ryan's wedding special, now available on the ABC app for desktop, mobile and connected TV devices. (more...)

Fuse to Premiere New Series CLASH OF THE CORPS Live on Dwayne Johnson's FB Page
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Fuse (, a national television network for the fast-growing, Latino and multicultural 18-34 audience, today announced that CLASH OF THE CORPS Executive Producer Dwayne Johnson will host the series' premiere episode on his official Facebook page (, as part of a Facebook Live viewing event for his over 56 million fans on Tuesday, October 4 at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT. (more...)

Starry MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Will Return to Ogunquit Playhouse; Hunter Foster to Direct!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

The Ogunquit Playhouse will bring back the most popular show in its history, the Tony Award-winning musical Million Dollar Quartet, on stage October 5 through November 6. (more...)

Sandra Oh to Guest Star in Multi-Episode Arc of ABC's AMERICAN CRIME
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award-winner Sandra Oh is set to guest star in the multiple Emmy-nominated series AMERICAN CRIME when it returns to ABC in 2017. (more...)

A Presidential (Fishing) Poll: Legal Sea Foods Serves Up Two D-Electable Dishes Prior To Election Day
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Bringing some taste to this often contentious election, Legal Sea Foods has created two presidential dishes that will have voters happily reaching across the aisle (or the dinner table) to sample the "Trump Tower" or the "Secretary of Steak." (more...)

VIDEO: HAMILTON's Thayne Jasperson Auditions for WEINER Hip-Hopera in New Web Series
by TV News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

Red Plaid Productions just welcomed Thayne Jasperson (Broadway's 'Hamilton', 'Newsies' and 'Matilda') in a special guest appearance in Episode 3 of the New York comedy web-series 'Amateur Dicks!' (more...)

Haven Theatre Company to Present Second Director's Haven at The Den Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

Haven Theatre Company and Artistic Director Josh Sobel have announced the Director's Haven for 2016, an emerging director's showcase, October 28 - November 9, at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. (more...)

Paul Jost to Perform Jazzy BORN TO RUN at The Bitter End This October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

When Bruce Springsteen debuted Born to Run live in 1975, it was at The Bottom Line in Greenwich Village, around the corner from The Bitter End.  And, now on Tuesday, October 18 at 7 p.m., vocalist/arranger Paul Jost is performing his jazz interpretation of Born to Run with a Live Recording at The Bitter End, 147 Bleecker Street, NY. (more...)

Factory Launches 2016/17 Season With Two World Premieres!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

Cahoots Theatre Company marks their 30th anniversary with the world premiere of The Enchanted Loom, produced in association with Factory. The debut play by neurologistSuvendrini Lena is directed by Cahoots Artistic Director, award-winning multi-disciplinary theatre artist, Marjorie Chan. (more...)

Three-Time Grammy Winner Tom Petty to Be Honored as 2017 MusiCares Person of the Year
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

Tom Petty will be honoRed as the 2017 MusiCares Person of the Year on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, it was announced today by Neil Portnow, President/CEO of the MusiCares Foundation (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Red Fish Theatre's ROCKY HORROR SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

Red Fish Theatre and AntiGravity Orlando have partneRed to present The Rocky Horror Show on October 14, 15, 17, 21, 23, and 24, 2016. With book, music, and lyrics by Richard O-Brien, this aerial-based production of the cult-classic musical is directed by Adam Graham, with choreography by Devon Asadoorian, musical direction by Serina Marshall, and assistant direction by Jacqueline Torgas. This production is produced by AntiGravity Orlando and Red Fish Theatre. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in costume below! (more...)

US Marine Surprises Sister at Phoenix Productions GYPSY Curtain Call
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

On Friday, September 23, 2016, Keri Pentek, a U.S. Marine who has been away in 29 Palms for months, flew across the country to surprise her sister, Kate, for her performance as Louise (Gypsy Rose Lee), at curtain call of Phoenix Productions' GYPSY at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, NJ. (more...)

Cincinnati Arts Association Announces Four New Shows as Part of 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

The Cincinnati Arts Association (CAA) is pleased to announce four exciting shows as part of its 2016-17 Season. The shows go on sale Friday, October 7 at 10:00 AM at, (513) 621-ARTS [2787], and the Aronoff Center Ticket Office. (more...)

Possum Point Players INTO THE WOODS Goes Beyond Ever After
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

 If all who go "Into the Woods" get their wishes fulfilled, does everyone live happily ever after? Find out when Possum Point Players present the award winning Stephen Sondheim musical Sept. 30, Oct. 1, 2, 7, 8, and 9. The show features actors from ten communities from central Delaware to the southern tip of the state. (more...)

TENDER and HAVEN at The Sanctuary Hotel for Theatre Dining
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

Visit Tender and Haven at The Sanctuary Hotel for great dining options that are ideal for theatergoers. (more...)

New Kids TV Series MACK & MOXY to Premiere on Netflix Streaming 10/1
by TV News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

Mack & Moxy, a new kids' TV series produced by Socially Dynamic Entertainment in association with Bardel Entertainment and 12 national charities, will begin streaming on Netflix October 1 st. (more...)

Indian Motorcycle Announces General Availability of 2016 'Red Wing Shoes Collection' of Handcrafted Motorcycle Boots
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016


Oregon Children's Theatre's Young Professionals Company Presents IN THE FOREST SHE GREW FANGS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

Smart, dark, and bewitching, this bloody deconstruction of Red Riding Hood takes on werewolves, teen lust, and high school bullies. An intense, captivating piece, In the Forest She Grew Fangs will open the 2016-17 Young Professionals Company season on October 28th. The Young Professionals (YPs) are theater students ages 14 and up who seek advanced training with Oregon Children's Theatre (OCT) and produce three studio shows throughout the season. (more...)

'48HOURS IN... HARLEM' to Celebrate First Anthology Launch at The Drama Book Shop
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

Six years after a group of virtual strangers assembled to form Harlem9 and present an annual event, '48HOURS IN... HARLEM' - a twist on the traditional 24-hour play festival -  Harlem9, will celebrate their first anthology with a discussion and readings of two of the 12 plays in their first anthology at The Drama Book Shop. (more...)

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