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THE BODYGUARD Producers Announce Australian Tour
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2016

Producers Michael Harrison, David Ian and John Frost today announced that the international award-winning hit musical THE BODYGUARD will reach Australian theatres in 2017. The Australian tour will commence in Sydney in April next year. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Deborah Cox Belts Out Whitney's Greatest Hits in Latest Preview for THE BODYGUARD
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2016

Grammy Award-nominated and multi-platinum R&B/pop recording artist and film/TV actress Deborah Cox is prepping to star as Rachel Marron in the upcoming tour of The Bodyguard the Musical.  Hear what Deborah has to say on taking on the iconic role and catch snippets of her singing pop classics like, 'I Will Always Love You', 'I Wanna Dance With Somebody', and 'I'm Every Woman' in the latest preview for the tour.  (more...)

THE BODYGUARD to Play the Orpheum This Winter; Tickets on Sale Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

The Orpheum Theatre Group is delighted to announce that the U.S. National tour of the hit musical THE BODYGUARD, will play the historic Orpheum Theatre from January 24th to January 29th. Tickets will go on sale Friday, November 11th at 10 AM. (more...)

World's Best Student Hackers Advance to Final Rounds of NYU Cyber Security Awareness Week Games
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

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Metro One Announces New Advisory Board
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

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Photo Flash: First Look at THE ACEDIAN PIRATES at Theatre503
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

The Acedian Pirates is the debut play from Jay Taylor (Nell Gwyn, Wolf Hall, Bring up the Bodies) which challenges our understanding of mythology and forces us to ask vital questions about military occupation. Performances play Theatre503, The Latchmere, 503 Battersea Park Road, London SW11 3BW now through Saturday 19th November 2016. Press Night is tomorrow Today 28th October and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below, plus a trailer for the show! (more...)

Frank D'Angelo's 'Red Maple Leaf' to premiere in Canada at the 2016 Hamilton Film Festival.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

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University Teams Win Berths at Prestigious Applied Research and Policy Competitions At NYU Cyber Security Awareness Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

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James Arrington to Give Farewell HERE'S BROTHER BRIGHAM Performance at SCERA Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

When actor James Arrington leaves for Tennessee to serve an LDS church mission in Nashville, he'll pack an extra suitcase. That's because, although he will retire his 40th anniversary one-man show "Here's Brother Brigham" with five final performances at SCERA in November, he will pack his Brigham Young clothing-just in case. (more...)

'The Answer Is...' Test Your 'Screen to Stage' Knowledge from Last Night's JEOPARDY
by TV News Desk - Oct 26, 2016

On last night's JEOPARDY, contestants were challenged with a category titled 'From Screen to Stage' during the double jeopardy round of competition. Below, test your knowledge on iconic films which were adapted to the Great White Way! (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for THE ACEDIAN PIRATES at Theatre503
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2016

The Acedian Pirates is the debut play from Jay Taylor (Nell Gwyn, Wolf Hall, Bring up the Bodies) which challenges our understanding of mythology and forces us to ask vital questions about military occupation. The Acedian Pirates will run at Theatre503 (The Latchmere, 503 Battersea Park Road, London SW11 3BW) Today 26th October - Saturday 19th November 2016. Press Night: Friday 28th October, 7.45pm. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below! (more...)

ROCKY Among New Titles Coming to Amazon Video, Prime Video & Amazon Channels in November
by TV News Desk - Oct 26, 2016

In anticipation of the 40th anniversary of Rocky this December, Prime Video will be home to the full collection of movies including Creed. Catch up on your favorite movies from the collection, or binge them all at no additional cost to your Prime Membership. (more...)

Paulini to Play Leading Role in THE BODYGUARD
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2016

Producers John Frost, Michael Harrison and David Ian today announced that one of Australia's finest vocalists and performers, Paulini, will play the leading role of Rachel Marron in the Australian Premiere of the international award-winning hit musical THE BODYGUARD. (more...)

Snowden, Internet Pioneers Issue Warnings about Internet of Things & Smart Home Privacy in New CuriosityStream Documentary
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

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Broadway AM Report, 10/19/2016 - LOVE, LOVE, LOVE and More!
by Jessica Khan - Oct 19, 2016

Today's big news: Mike Bartlett's LOVE, LOVE, LOVE opens Off-Broadway tonight! (more...)

RED OAKS S2 & More Coming to Amazon Video & Prime Video This November
by TV News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

November brings two highly-anticipated Amazon Original Series available for Prime members to stream or download on Prime Video at no additional cost to their membership (more...)

Fight Cybercrime During National Cyber Security Awareness Month: It's Time to Take Action, Safeguard Devices and Protect Personal Information
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

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Winning High School Cyber Sleuths to Compete in Forensics Challenge At NYU Tandon, NYU Abu Dhabi
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

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Winning High School Cyber Sleuths to Compete in Forensics Challenge At NYU Tandon, NYU Abu Dhabi
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

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Judson Mills to Join Deborah Cox in THE BODYGUARD Tour, Launching at Paper Mill This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse has announced casting for North American premiere of the hit new musical The Bodyguard based on the Warner Bros. film written by Lawrence Kasdan, with book by Alexander Dinelaris (Birdman), directed by Thea Sharrock (Equus) and with choreography by Karen Bruce (Strictly Come Dancing). (more...)

World's Top Student Teams Take on Microchip Security at NYU And IIT Kanpur Cyber Security Awareness Week Games
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

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Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for THE ACEDIAN PIRATES at Theatre503
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

The Acedian Pirates is the debut play from Jay Taylor (Nell Gwyn, Wolf Hall, Bring up the Bodies) which challenges our understanding of mythology and forces us to ask vital questions about military occupation. The Acedian Pirates will run at Theatre503 (The Latchmere, 503 Battersea Park Road, London SW11 3BW) Wednesday 26th October - Saturday 19th November 2016. Press Night: Friday 28th October, 7.45pm. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below! (more...)

Tickets on Sale Friday for THE BODYGUARD's National Tour Launch in Minneapolis
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Hennepin Theatre Trust has announced that the U.S. National tour of the hit musical, THE BODYGUARD, launches in Minneapolis as part of the 2016-2017 Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin Season Jan. 10-15, 2017 at the historic Orpheum Theatre. (more...)

LIFE IS FOR LIVING World Premiere to Celebrate Noel Coward at 59E59 Theaters
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

59E59 Theaters will host the world premiere of LIFE IS FOR LIVING: CONVERSATIONS WITH COWARD, co-created by Simon Green and David Shrubsole. Starring Mr. Green with musical direction by Mr. Shrubsole, LIFE IS FOR LIVING: CONVERSATIONS WITH COWARD was researched by Jason Morell. Produced by Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford, LIFE IS FOR LIVING: CONVERSATIONS WITH COWARD begins performances on Tuesday, December 13 for a limited engagement through Sunday, January 1. Press opening is Sunday, December 18 at 7:30 PM. (more...)

Tickets on Sale This Month for THE BODYGUARD at Fox Cities P.A.C.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center has announced that the first U.S. National tour of the hit musical THE BODYGUARD, will play the Fox Cities P.A.C. from January 17-22. Tickets will go on sale Friday, Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. (more...)

NYU to Award Scholarships to World's Best Young Hackers, Protectors, and Information Security Researchers
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

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THE BODYGUARD Brisbane Season Announced
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2016

One of Australia's finest vocalists and performers, Paulini, will play the leading role of Rachel Marron in the international award-winning hit musical. Australia first fell in love with Paulini and her impressive five octave range during the inaugural series of Australian Idol. (more...)

DRUMLine Live to Bring the Beat to Jacksonville's Times-Union Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

'DRUMLine Live,' the show-stopping production created by the musical team behind the hit movies, 'Drumline' and 'Drumline: A New Beat,' is coming to Jacksonville's Times-Union Center on March 28, 2017 for one performance only. With a new and dynamic show, more music and an amplified cast, audiences can get ready for a thrilling show that is sure to entertain the entire family. (more...)

Tickets on Sale for THE BODYGUARD, Starring Deborah Cox and Judson Mills, in San Jose
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

Broadway San Jose, a Nederlander Presentation, is delighted to announce that the first U.S. National tour of the hit musical THE BODYGUARD, will play San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts (255 S. Almaden Blvd.) from April 25 - 30, 2017. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Deborah Cox In THE BODYGUARD at Papermill Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse, in association with Michael Harrison, David Ian and Nederlander Presentations, Inc., presents the North American premiere of the hit new musical The Bodyguard based on the Warner Bros. film written by Lawrence Kasdan, with book by Alexander Dinelaris, direction by Thea Sharrock, choreography by Karen Bruce and music direction by Matthew Smedal, starring Grammy Award-nominated and multi-platinum R&B/pop recording artist and film/TV actress Deborah Cox (Jekyll & Hyde) as Rachel Marron with Judson Mills (Walker, Texas Ranger) as Frank Farmer, the bodyguard. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action! (more...)

Scoop: 20/20 on ABC - Today, November 23, 2016
by - Nov 22, 2016

Get all the scoop on 20/20, airing on ABC on today, November 23, 2016! (more...)

Nashville Health Care Council Panel Calls for Leadership, Accountability in Addressing Cyber Threats
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

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Tickets to THE BODYGUARD Go on Sale in Chicago This Friday
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

Broadway In Chicago has announced that individual tickets for THE BODYGUARD go on sale to the public Friday, November 18. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Show Choir Welcomes THE BODYGUARD's Deborah Cox to Paper Mill with Whitney Houston Medley
by Stage Tube - Nov 15, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse just announced the addition of two Friday matinee performances to its run of THE BODYGUARD: THE MUSICAL due to the show's popularity among ticket buyers. Below, watch Paper Mill's Broadway Show Choir welcome Deborah Cox and the company to Millburn, NJ, with a Whitney Houston medley! (more...)

THE BODYGUARD, Starring Deborah Cox, Adds Two Shows at Paper Mill Before Tour Launch
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse, recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, in association with Michael Harrison, David Ian and Nederlander Presentations, Inc., has announced the addition of two Friday matinee performances due to the show's popularity among ticket buyers. (more...)

Paper Mill Playhouse to Collect Coats for Needy NJ Families, Jersey Cares
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse, recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, is joining JERSEY CARES as a collection site for new and gently used coats to benefit to at-risk men, women, children and infants in our area.  (more...)

Tickets for Broadway's THE BODYGUARD Starring Deborah Cox Go on Sale 11/18
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2016

The New Orleans Theatre Association is delighted to announce the first U.S. National tour of the hit musical THE BODYGUARD, will play the Saenger Theatre from April 4 - 9, 2017 as part of the East Jefferson General Hospital Broadway in New Orleans 2016 - 2017 season. (more...)

STAR TREK BEYOND Sets a Course on Blu-ray Combo Packs, DVD, On Demand & More Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2016

STAR TREK BEYOND sets a course on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray 3D and Blu-ray Combo Packs, DVD and On Demand November 1, 2016 from Paramount Home Media Distribution. The sci-fi adventure will also be available as part of the STAR TREK TRILOGY Blu-ray Collection. (more...)

THE ILLUSIONISTS to Bring Magic to the Orpheum's 2016-17 Broadway Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2016

With the holiday season rapidly approaching, the Orpheum Theatre is offering the perfect gift for every Broadway fan. Beginning Friday, November 18th patrons can select three or more of the remaining seven shows in the 2016-2017 Broadway Season to form a season ticket package. Packages can include the newly announced engagement of The Illusionists - Live from Broadway coming to the Orpheum February 10-12, 2017. (more...)

Amazon Announces Best-Selling Books of 2016
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2016

(NASDAQ:AMZN) - Amazon today announced its best-selling books of 2016, best-selling Kids & Teens books of 2016, as well as the Most Gifted and Most Wished For books of the year-just in time for holiday gifting. The best-selling book of the year is Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts 1 & 2, Special Rehearsal Edition Script by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany followed by When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is also the best-selling book in the Kids & Teens category and Diary of a Wimpy Kid # 11: Double Down by Jeff Kinney is number two. Rowling's bestseller also tops the lists for both the Most Gifted and Most Wished For book of the year, confirming that Harry Potter continues to be a favorite for readers across genres. The best-selling book lists are first editions published in 2016 comprising both print and Kindle purchases. To see the full top 100 list of Amazon's best-selling print and Kindle books of 2016, visit www.amazon.com/bestsellingbooks2016. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Dionne Warwick Stops by THE BODYGUARD
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 6, 2016

Dionne Warwick stopped by to visit the cast of THE BODYGUARD at the Paper Mill Playhouse opening. Check out photos below! (more...)

BWW Review: The BODYGUARD at Paper Mill Playhouse is Thrilling
by Marina Kennedy - Dec 6, 2016

See 'The Bodyguard' now though January 1st at Paper Mill Playhouse. Based on the hit 1992 movie, this thrilling production is directed by Thea Sharrock, choreographed by Karen Bruce and features an all-star cast that includes Grammy Award noninee, Deborah Cox. (more...)

Photo Coverage: The Cast of THE BODYGUARD Celebrates Opening Night
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 6, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse, in association with Michael Harrison, David Ian and Nederlander Presentations, Inc., presents the North American premiere of the hit new musical The Bodyguard. (more...)

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Deborah Cox & More in THE BODYGUARD!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 5, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse, in association with Michael Harrison, David Ian and Nederlander Presentations, Inc., presents the North American premiere of the hit new musical The Bodyguard based on the Warner Bros. film written by Lawrence Kasdan, with book by Alexander Dinelaris, direction by Thea Sharrock, choreography by Karen Bruce and music direction by Matthew Smedal, starring Grammy Award-nominated and multi-platinum R&B/pop recording artist and film/TV actress Deborah Cox (Jekyll & Hyde) as Rachel Marron with Judson Mills (Walker, Texas Ranger) as Frank Farmer, the bodyguard.  (more...)

Photo Flash: Last Chance to See THE BODYGUARD in the West End at the Dominion Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

The international hit musical The Bodyguard starring Beverley Knight reprising the role of Oscar-nominated superstar Rachel Marronopposite Ben Richards as Frank Farmer, Marron's bodyguard, will complete its run at the Dominion Theatre on 7 January 2017 as previously announced. (more...)

Photo Coverage: THE BODYGUARD Takes Opening Night Bows at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 5, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse, in association with Michael Harrison, David Ian and Nederlander Presentations, Inc., presents the North American premiere of the hit new musical The Bodyguard based on the Warner Bros. film written by Lawrence Kasdan, with book by Alexander Dinelaris, direction by Thea Sharrock, choreography by Karen Bruce and music direction by Matthew Smedal, starring Grammy Award-nominated and multi-platinum R&B/pop recording artist and film/TV actress Deborah Cox (Jekyll & Hyde) as Rachel Marron with Judson Mills (Walker, Texas Ranger) as Frank Farmer, the bodyguard. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Tom Cruise Stars in New Action Adventure THE MUMMY
by Movies News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

Tom Cruise stars in Alex Kurzman's action adventure THE MUMMY, hitting theaters this June. The cast also includes Annabelle Wallis, Jake Johnson, Courtney B. Vance  and Oscar winner Russell Crowe. (more...)

Live Nation Expands to Australia with Acquisition of SECRET SOUNDS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2016

Live Nation Entertainment, Inc.(NYSE: LYV) today announced that it has acquired 51% in Secret Sounds Group, the Australian company led by Jessica Ducrou and Paul Piticco, which owns and produces two of Australia's leading festivals: Splendour in the Grass (located in Byron Bay New South Wales) and Falls Music & Arts Festival (located in Byron Bay, Lorne Victoria, Marion Bay Tasmania and Fremantle Western Australia).  (more...)

Prinnie Stevens Joins THE BODYGUARD
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2016

Producers John Frost, Michael Harrison and David Ian today announced that one of Australia's most exciting triple threat performers, Prinnie Stevens, will be joining the cast of the international award-winning hit musical THE BODYGUARD. Prinnie will play the role of Nicki Marron, the sister of Rachel Marron, played by Paulini, in the 2017 Australian tour. Prinnie has appeared in such musicals as Rent, Thriller Live and Oh, What A Night! for which she was nominated for a Helpmann Award, and is best known to television audiences as a finalist on The Voice. (more...)

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