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THE ARROW TAKES A LEAP, THE? UNICORN? HOUR? Extends and More at The Neo-Futurists This Spring
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2017

The Neo-Futurists announce spring happenings at The Neo-Futurarium with added Sunday performances from Kurt Chiang and Lily Mooney's The Arrow, an extension of the critically acclaimed Prime Time production of Leah Urzendowski and Anthony Courser's The? Unicorn? Hour? and special presentations of the ongoing The Infinite Wrench at Steppenwolf's Summer LookOut Series and during Pride Week. All performances are at The Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland Ave. (at Foster) in Andersonville, unless otherwise noted. (more...)

Popbar - Handcrafted Frozen Treats on a Stick - Announces New Product
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

In 2010, gelatometstick. It was a match made indessert-heavenand popGelato was born.The new treat quickly became one of the hottest on the scene, and putPopbaron the foodie map for kids, adults, and everyone in between.Since inception, hundreds of thousands of 'popaholics' around the globe have popped in for a tasty, fun, love-at-first-bite experience. (more...)

BWW Interview: Emily Bautista Talks Broadway Debut in MISS SAIGON
by Christopher Castanho - May 8, 2017

You don't always need a fairy godmother for your dreams to come true. Nineteen-year-old Emily Bautista was lucky enough to have extremely supportive parents and a boatload of talent instead. The thankful and humble young woman is now performing eight times a week in the Broadway revival of “Miss Saigon” as an ensemble member and understudies the lead: Kim. Emily and I actually went to high school together at the Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts for Musical Theatre, and I was floored and overjoyed to see that she had been cast in the production. Bautista took some time in between shows of the Tony-nominated production to chat with me about her experience landing her first Broadway show. (more...)

Svetlana Zakharova to Bring AMORE Triple Bill to London Coliseum
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

The internationally acclaimed prima ballerina Svetlana Zakharova, Principal of the Bolshoi Theatre and etoile at La Scala Theatre Ballet brings her outstanding triple bill AMORE to the London Coliseum in November for four performances only (November 20th, 21st, 24th, 25th at 7.30pm). (more...)

The Vampires Announce 5th Album 'The Vampires Meet Lionel Loueke '
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

The Vampires Meet Lionel Loueke is the fifth album from Australian quartet The Vampires, augmented by special guests and the extraordinary Blue Note Records guitarist Lionel Loueke (more...)

Legend Patti LaBelle's First-Ever Jazz Album 'Bel Hommage' Out Now
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

Today, GRAMMY® winning legend Patti LaBelle released her first jazz album, Bel Hommage (GPE Records / Sony Red). (more...)

BWW Interview: Sherry Vine & Joey Arias Chat About the Evolution of Drag and Their Stripped-Down New Show at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Troy Frisby - May 5, 2017

Between the two of them, drag icons Sherry Vine and Joey Arias have more than 50 years of performing experience combined. Not only that, but their working relationship and enduring friendship began more than 20 years ago. Though they've toured with one another around the world over the years, it's been a few years since they've teamed up for a big show in New York, where they first met. Thankfully, the legendary divas will reunite onstage in the city for a new show at Feinstein's/54 Below, as part of Garth Schilling's (also known as Miss Vodka Stinger) drag-themed Thursday night series called LATE NIGHT DRAG. The run will also include Cacophony Daniels, Marti Gould Cummings, Varla Jean Merman, Ray DeForest, RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE star Alexis Michelle, and Miss Vodka Stinger herself with the Martha Rayes. Prior to Vine and Arias' show, the pair pressed pause on their first day of rehearsal to speak with us over the phone about their individual careers, more than two decades of collaboration, and reuniting onstage in the city that brought them together. (more...)

BWW Interview: Con O'Shea Creal of SOMETHING ROTTEN! at Orpheum
by Christine Swerczek - May 4, 2017

Lincoln, Nebraska's Con O'Shea Creal has this to say about SOMETHING ROTTEN!--I would say it's such a good time for all. If you love musicals, there will be something for you there. If you grew up wondering why you were reading, "Romeo and Juliet" in high school and you just wanted to bang your head against the desk, this is going to give you some shared experience to release those feelings of frustration about Shakespeare. (more...)

Greenwich and Docklands International Festival Announces Full 2017 Program
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2017

Artistic Director Bradley Hemmings today announces the full programme for this summer's Greenwich + Docklands International Festival (GDIF), London's leading festival of outdoor theatre and performing arts, which takes place from 23 June to 8 July in locations across Royal Greenwich, Docklands and Tower Hamlets.  It follows the previous announcement in March of eight newly commissioned productions. (more...)

HOW TO BE A ROCK CRITIC and More Slated for Steppenwolf's LookOut Series 2017 Summer Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2017

Steppenwolf's LookOut Series has announced their summer lineup, which will feature a three week run of the acclaimed solo play, How To Be A Rock Critic (Based on the Writings of Lester Bangs) by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen, the award-winning writers of The Exonerated and Aftermath. The show will run July 6 - July 22 in Steppenwolf's 1700 Theatre (1700 N Halsted St); the press performance is Friday, July 7 at 8pm. (more...)

BWW Interview: A Conversation with Canadian Ballet Star Evan McKie, Principal Dancer with The National Ballet of Canada
by Taylor Long - May 27, 2017

Evan McKie, a Principal Dancer with The National Ballet of Canada, has enjoyed a thriving international career, performing with the Paris Opera Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, Mariinsky Ballet and the Tokyo Ballet to name a few. Hailed as 'among the absolute best in the world' (Dance Europe), it was my pleasure to chat with Evan about life as a dancer and his role in the upcoming ballet, A Streetcar Named Desire. (more...)

Jonathan Jackson + Enation's 'Revolution Of The Heart Video Premieres on CMT
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Today, CMT is exclusively premiering the new music video for “Revolution Of The Heart”  (Watch it HERE), the first single off Jonathan Jackson + Enation's forthcoming album Anthems For The Apocalypse out July 14, 2017 (more...)

The Neo-Fututurists Announce Next Month's Line-up
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

 The Neo-Futurists are proud to announce, in addition to a new HVAC system at The Neo-Futurarium, a special pre-season showing of Ensemble Member Kirsten Riiber's Neo-Lab production Tangles and Plaques, Thursday, June 15 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Comedy, Crafts, Exhibitions and More Coming Up in Warrington This July
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Warrington will be busy this July - scroll down for details on events happening this summer in the area! (more...)

BWW Review: CONSTELLATIONS: Love in Every Universe, at Portland Center Stage
by Krista Garver - May 23, 2017

Nick Payne's CONSTELLATIONS is a smart, occasionally funny, and ultimately devastating play about love in the multiverse. (more...)

Michael L. Mael to Step Down as Executive Director of Washington National Opera
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

Michael L. Mael, Executive Director of Washington National Opera (WNO) since 2011, today announced he will step down from the leadership position effective July 1, 2017. (more...)

NYC Working Professionals Share Friendship and Life Lessons in Presentation of Jason Robert Brown's 'Songs for a New World'
by Courtney Savoia - May 17, 2017

A group of working NYC professionals with a talent and passion for the performing arts are coming together this May for a special presentation of Jason Robert Brown's first musical, Songs for a New World. This production uses the themes and adages from this profound work to illustrate the human response to change and the beauty of embracing the journey for all its worth. With the added bonus of getting to perform with a group of friends, this cast is also excited to prove that you can always follow your dreams and find that creative outlet that provides balance to the routine of everyday life and responsibilities. (more...)

New Book by Techno Blogger Heidi Hecht Reveals Visionary Insights on Bitcoin in Space
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017


BWW Interview: Christine Dwyer of FINDING NEVERLAND at Fox Theatre Atlanta
by Amy Zipperer - May 12, 2017

The North American tour of Finding Neverland, the Broadway musical that tells the inspirational story of the creation of Peter Pan, is making its home at Atlanta's Fox atre from May 16 - 21, and it's bringing with it an extraordinary cast, including Christine Dwyer in the role of Sylvia Llewelyn Davies. Dwyers was gracious enough to share a little bit about her experience with the tour. (more...)

Taylor Bracewell Selects Eclipse's Proclaim Practice Management System in a 6-figure Investment
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017


BWW Interview: Robert Cuccioli Is the Mysterious WHITE GUY ON THE BUS
by Naomi Serviss - Mar 29, 2017

The Broadway veteran stars in a play that questions perceptions of race and economic disparity and pushes people's buttons in this volatile time. (more...)

Greenwich and Docklands International Festival Announces New Commissions For 2017 Programme
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Artistic Director Bradley Hemmings today announces eight new commissioned productions for the 2017 Greenwich + Docklands International Festival (GDIF), London's leading festival of outdoor theatre and performing arts.  (more...)

Wix Stunning Awards Winners Announced
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017


NOW HEAR THIS: A Story & Music Performance Series Comes to Sacramento
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

NOW HEAR THIS: A Story & Music Performance Series presents an evening of dynamic short stories, read by actors, set to original music, played live. The series is produced by Atim Udoffia, with original music by Clifford Childers.The next event will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Gold Lion Arts, 2733 Riverside Blvd., Sacramento, 95818. (more...)

Grammy Award-Nominated DJ and Producer Todd Terry to Treat Warrington to Special Visit
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Grammy Award-nominated DJ and producer Todd Terry is making a special visit to Warrington's Parr Hall next month. (more...)

Chamber Folk Artist Kathryn Claire to Release New Album 'Bones Will Last'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Portland, Oregon's Kathryn Claire is gearing up to celebrate the release of her fourth full-length album, Bones Will Last, a ten-track collection of chamber/folk music encompassing her classical music upbringing with her formative folk influences. (more...)

Electro Duo BluBird Release 'Fresh'; Take on Kool & The Gang's 80s Anthem
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

BluBird's new tune 'Fresh' is a chilled tropical cover of the 1984 Kool & The Gang classic. After having huge success producing the likes of 2CELLOS and fellow Slovenian Magnifico, producer Damjan Jovic has teamed up with DJ Tadej Gujt, known as DJ Dey, for a new project. (more...)

The Mama Foundation to Launch Spring 2017 Season with Revival of 'ALIVE!'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Vy Higginsen and The Mama Foundation for The Arts announces their Spring 2017 Season with the revival of the hit musical ALIVE! 55+ and Kickin' at The Dempsey Theater in Harlem, NY on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 7pm, followed by Saturday matinees on May 6th, 13th and 20th at 1pm. (more...)

Vy Higginsen's Gospel Choir from Harlem to Host Concert Series This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Vy Higginsen and The Mama Foundation for The Arts announces their first Harlem Gospel Concert Series starring Vy Higginsen's Gospel Choir from Harlem at The Dempsey Theater, 127 West 127th Street starting April 15th at 2:00pm and continuing the first three Saturdays of May (6th, 13th & 20th) at 4:30pm. (more...)

BWW Blog: Emma Suttell - As One Journey Ends… Another Begins
by Guest Blogger: Emma Suttell - Mar 20, 2017

With one final set of bows, the second and final weekend of Honk the Musical has come to an end. All around the room tears were shed as our choreographer reminded us all that never again would we work on the same project with the same group of people. The lighthearted cast had one final laugh together as our vocal director told jokes before we took the stage for the last time.  (more...)

BWW Review: Humors and Egos Collide in THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) at Civic Theatre
by The Marriage Matinee - Mar 20, 2017

If you have a fondness for frivolity, a love of all things irreverent, a strong like or dislike for Shakespeare, and a ready and willing laugh, you belong at the Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre's production of THE COMPLETE WORKS OF SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED). (more...)

Bad Quarto Productions Announces Company of CUPID'S REVENGE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2017

Bad Quarto Productions, a theatre company specializing in performing modern theatre using Shakespearean staging techniques, has announced the company for its upcoming production of Cupid's Revenge, an early 1600s play by Shakespeare's contemporaries John Fletcher and Francis Beaumont.  (more...)

Crowdster Announces Its Brand New Product, FriendRaiser
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017


BWW Review: The Ghost of (I Hate) Hamlet Returns - With a Vengeance - in WOMEN PLAYING HAMLET
by Perry Tannenbaum - Mar 16, 2017

Shamelessly borrowing his concept from Paul Rudnick's 'I Hate Hamlet,' William Missouri Downs's WOMEN PLAYING HAMLET hilariously flips the script, giving all the principal parts and scene-stealing cameos to women. (more...)

Swedish Dark-Pop Outfit True Moon Share New Video for 'Sugar'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

Sweden's dark-pop / post-punk outfit True Moon have revealed a new music video for their single, 'Sugar', taken from the forthcoming self-titled debut album, due for release this April 28th via Lövely Records. (more...)

Guitarist Anna Coogan to Release Operatic Rock Album 'The Lonely Cry of Space & Time, Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

Anna Coogan has been preparing for this moment her whole life, ever since she was a girl growing up in Boston, influenced by her classical opera training and her father's protest albums by Phil Ochs and Bob Dylan. (more...)

El Dorado Festival Announces Day Splits; Day Tickets On Sale Now
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

El Dorado Festival, from the founders of Cirque Du Soul, is one of the need-to-know new additions to the festival calendar, set in the beautiful 5,000 acre Eastnor Castle. As the festival is fast approaching, El Dorado have released their full day line up splits and released day tickets. (more...)

Sale of 1632 Folio to Benefit K-12 Shakespeare Education Programs
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017


Anna Coogan's 'The Lonely Cry of Space & Time' Streaming in Full Ahead of Release
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

Employing a three-octave range and the ability to create electric guitar soundscapes and turn them into pointed social commedntary, guitarist Anna Coogan will release her operatic rock album, The Lonely Cry of Space & Time this Friday, April 28. (more...)

BWW Blog: Vidushi Mehra - LIVES OF OTHERS - A Play That Invites You To Be a Part of the Process
by Guest Blogger: Vidushi Mehra - Apr 25, 2017

These are fascinating times to be a theatre artist in Delhi. The city is as famous for its nuances as it is for being the art and culture capital of the country. As a growing number of younger people get inspired and intrigued by performing arts, one finds the city and its stories constantly reinventing themselves too. For an artist, living in Delhi, everyday is a great experience as one comes across a different idea, a unique concept, a historically significant tale to tell and well,its not uncommon to find an engaging audience eager to watch a story told with a lot of love and honesty.  (more...)

Smyte Releases New Anti-Spam and Fraud/Harassment Prevention Tools
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017


FACTS DON'T MATTER Comes to the Butterfly Club
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

What separates fact from fiction?  It seems today with the right spin anyone, no matter how crazy, incompetent or Third Reich-ey, can become president. Unnatural Selection's brand new game show, Facts Don't Matter, is here to put that assertion to the test. (more...)

Spend Mother's Day with Theatre Odyssey at the Starlite Room for 'On The Road' Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

Spend this Mother's Day, Sunday, May 14, with Theatre Odyssey and do Something Different for Mom. Bring your Mom to lunch at the Starlite Room, theatre lovers' go-to place to see and be seen. Then enjoy a matinee performance of four short plays. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Neo-Futurists Present THE INFINITE WRENCH
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

The Neo-Futurists present The Infinite Wrench, their all-new production in an open run at The Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland Ave. (more...)

DEAR EVAN HANSEN's Ben Platt Among TIME's 100 Most Influential People in the World
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

TIME has named Ben Platt to the 2017 TIME 100, its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. The full list and related items appear in the May 1, 2017 issue of TIME, available on newsstands on Friday, April 21, and now at (more...)

BWW Interview: Kirsty Bushell On Playing Juliet at Shakespeare's Globe
by Marianka Swain - Apr 19, 2017

Unusually, actress Kirsty Bushell comes to Juliet later in a stellar career; her work includes everything from the title role in Salisbury Playhouse's Hedda Gabler to Disgraced at Bush Theatre and Ivo van Hove's Antigone. English National Opera boss Daniel Kramer's production, co-starring Edward Hogg and opening Emma Rice's second and final Globe season, begins previews on 22 April. (more...)

Online Marketing Expert Fred Lam Launches to Help 100,000 Aspiring Entrepreneurs Realize Their Dreams
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017


On the Way Pictures Releases Gripping Drama JERICHO'S ROSE
by Movies News Desk - Apr 11, 2017

On The Way Pictures in Association with YV Media is proud to announce the release of JERICHO'S ROSE, a gripping drama starring Dennis Delemar, Deneisha Harris, and London Harrison and is written and directed by Dennis Delemar. (more...)

Alley Cat Theater Presenting Staged Reading at CABINET OF CURIOSITIES
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2017

 Alley Cat Theater ( will present a staged reading of the script of its upcoming production, Plank, by John Greiner-Ferris and directed by Megan Schy Gleeson, on Wednesday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m. on the main stage of Charlestown Working Theater. The staged reading will be part of the three-week CABINET OF CURIOSITIES FESTIVAL being produced by Theatre on Fire and Charlestown Working Theater. The staged reading is free to the public.  (more...)

NOW HEAR THIS Story & Music Performance Series Returns this Month
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

NOW HEAR THIS: A Story & Music Performance Series presents an evening of dynamic short stories, read by actors, set to original music, played live. The series is produced by Atim Udoffia, with original music by Clifford Childers. The next event will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Gold Lion Arts, 2733 Riverside Blvd., Sacramento, 95818. (more...)

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