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Deluxe Corporation Debuts Small Business Revolution on Main Street Web Series, Opens Nominations for Its Next $500,000 Revitalization
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

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BWW Review: SIZWE BANSI IS DEAD is a Thought Provoking Performance at the Matrix Theatre Company!
by Katie Laban - Sep 27, 2016

The Matrix Theatre Company opened their 2016-2017 season with Sizwe Bansi is Dead, an incredibly thought provoking play, by Athol Fugard, John Kani, and Winston Ntshona. The three-man play directed by Oliver Pookrum is a powerful story about man living under apartheid rule in South Africa whose only hope for financially supporting his family means he must relinquish his very name. (more...)

MAKJ, Andrew W.K. & Timmy Trumpet Release 'Party Til We Die'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

California-based DJ and producer MAKJ closes out the summer with new single “Party Til We Die” featuring Andrew W.K. and Timmy Trumpet out now on Spinnin' Records. (more...)

Twenty One Pilots Gets Covered by String Trio Simply Three; Fall Tour Begins 10/8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

Simply Three, the electrifying trio of Glen McDaniel, Nick Villalobos, and Zack Clark, releases their brand new cover video for 'Heathens' by Twenty One Pilots. (more...)

Cyara Integrates with blackchair for Customer Experience Testing
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

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Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for Steppenwolf for Young Adults' THE BURIALS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

Steppenwolf for Young Adults (SYA) begins its 2016/17 season with The Burials, a world premiere by acclaimed playwright Caitlin Parrish, directed by Erica Weiss. Inspired by the enduring Greek tragedy, Antigone, the production explores the aftermath of a mass shooting and how one family and one community respond to the tragedy in unique ways. SYA curates numerous workshops, residencies and post-show events to engage both students and adults in the conversation. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company of The Burials in rehearsal below! (more...)

BWW Review: MORAL IMPERATIVE Asks How Far Would You Go to Get What You Want?
by Shari Barrett - Sep 27, 2016

In today's world, many are passed over for promotion, often causing jealousy and bitter reactions to the person who does advance over you. But just how far would you go to get that job you want and feel best qualified for, at least in your own mind? And what if you feel that person in the positions above you was just so vile and wrong for the job that you became convinced the world would simply be a better place if that person was dead? Would you have a moral imperative to shove that individual over to the other side? That's the question posed by the new World Premiere mystery MORAL IMPERATIVE by L.A.-based playwright Samuel Warren Joseph, now onstage at Theatre 40 through October 17. (more...)

Global Siding Industry Industry
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

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NAR President Tom Salomone Calls HUD Condo Rule a Start, but More Changes Needed
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

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MTV to Bring Back TRL to Encourage Voter Registration, 9/27
by TV News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

On National Voter Registration Day, MTV's classic franchise 'TRL' will return for one day only as 'Total Registration Live,' an empowering live special that will rally Millennials to register to vote. (more...)

Sebastian Maniscalco Comes to Paramount Theatre This April
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

Sebastian Maniscalco's WHY WOULD YOU DO THAT? TOUR comes to Denver's Paramount Theatre on Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 PM.  Tickets go on sale Friday, September 30th at 10 AM, one day in advance of the premier of his highly anticipated SHOWTIME special of the same name.  Tickets are $39.75 - $59.75 with a limited number of VIP tickets available at $250, and can be purchased online at AltitudeTickets.com or by phone at 303-893-TIXS. (more...)

Mary Ann Sromoski Releases 'Opening Doors to Peace: Overcoming Family Dysfunction'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

Mary Ann Sromoski is proud to offer debut work, 'Opening Doors to Peace: Overcoming Family Dysfunction,' available now in print version at Lulu.com. 'Opening Doors to Peace: Overcoming Family Dysfunction' is a compelling memoir focused on the suffering and adversity of members of a dysfunctional family. The memoir highlights the hardships, tragedies and afflictions faced by Mary Ann since childhood. Dealing with family dysfunction is one of the most difficult problems in society. The book takes the reader through a journey of estrangement, greed and, ultimately, peace. 'Family is not defined by blood,' is a quote from the book by the author, and 'never judge a person until you've walked a mile in their shoes,' is a quote the author lives by. For those living with family dysfunction and actively searching for answers, clients are invited to view the memoir and details about the author at http://www.lulu.com/Spotlight/msromoski, https://maresblogblog.wordpress.com/, https://www.linkedin.com/in/attagirl1 or https://www.facebook.com/msromoski/. (more...)

Tecate Light Builds A Wall To Unify, Not Divide In Tonight's Bold Commercial Premiering Nationally Surrounding The First Presidential Debate
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

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Explore Santa Barbara County on a California Wines Road Trip
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

California's beautiful wine regions offer a wide variety of wines and experiences to enjoy and are a key reason that many travelers choose the Golden State as a vacation destination. To help visitors learn more, Wine Institute's California Wines Road Trip series highlights different regions. This month, take a trip to Santa Barbara County, a region with a 200-plus year history that was put in the Spotlight by the indie hit film, Sideways, and travel magazines worldwide. Santa Barbara's "mountains meet the sea" picture-postcard geography produces diverse microclimates, making it possible for winegrowers to grow dozens of winegrape varieties especially Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. (more...)

Scoop: PITCH on FOX - Thursday, September 29, 2016
by - Sep 26, 2016

Get all the scoop on PITCH, airing on FOX on Thursday, September 29, 2016! (more...)

First Annual 'Kids Music Day' to Be Celebrated October 7
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

The First Annual 'Kids Music Day' will be celebrated on Friday, Oct. 7. On this special day, the organization Keep Music Aliveis partnering with music schools across the nation to help promote the importance of including music in children's education. (more...)

Jemima Rooper to Feature in First New Musicals Network SNAPPY TITLE SPOTLIGHT Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2016

New Musicals Network (NMN) are proud to announce three exciting concerts coming up soon under the generic title Snappy Title Spotlight. (more...)

HAMILTON, SPONGEBOB, and GLEE Stars to Sing at POLKADOTS Musical Album Release
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2016

On September 16th, 2016 Masterworks Broadway released the World Premiere Recording of the award winning new hit Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical. Written by Douglas Lyons, Melvin Tunstall, III and Greg Borowsky, Polkadots is a new musical inspired by the true events of the Civil Rights pioneers Ruby Bridges and The Little Rock Nine. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Interim' Episode of PITCH on FOX
by - Sep 23, 2016

On the next episode of FOX's new drama series PITCH titled "The Interim" - Ginny attempts to fit in with the team, in spite of a sexist comment Al made about her years ago resurfacing. (more...)

New Hampshire Theatre Project Begins 28th Season in 'New' Home
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

New Hampshire Theatre Project (NHTP) is launching its 28th season at the West End Studio Theatre (WEST) on 959 Islington Street-its "new" home. While NHTP has been a resident company at WEST since 1984, only as of this July 1 has it become the sole tenant of the space. (more...)

New Repertory Theatre Receives Mass Humanities Grant
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

New Rep's Spotlight Symposium Series features theatre artists, area academics, and experts as they explore and discuss ideas related to the play and how they impact our world. Mass Humanities has granted New Rep $3,000 to support this program for its productions of Good and Fiddler on the Roof. (more...)

The Met Presents MAX BECKMANN IN NEW YORK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

Opening October 19, 2016, the exhibition Max Beckmann in New York at The Metropolitan Museum of Art will put a Spotlight on the artist's special connection with New York City. It will feature 14 paintings that Beckmann created while living in New York from 1949 to 1950, as well as 25 works, dating from 1920 to 1948, from New York collections. The exhibition assembles several groups of iconic works, including self-portraits; mythical, expressionist interiors; robust, colorful portraits of women and performers; landscapes; and triptychs.  (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/23; FOLLIES in St. Louis, LAST SHIP in Salt Lake, PUMP BOYS in Seattle, HUNCHBACK in LA!
by BWW Special Coverage - Sep 23, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in St. Louis, Salt Lake City, Seattle and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include FOLLIES in St. Louis, THE LAST SHIP in Salt Lake City, and PUMP BOYS AND DINETTES in Seattle, just to name a few. (more...)

Heartland Film Festival Unveils Film and Event Lineup for 25th Anniversary
by Movies News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

Tonight nonprofit Heartland Film announced the full lineup and event schedule for its 25th annual Heartland Film Festival (Oct. 20-30, 2016) at a special event at The Athenaeum. (more...)

Shailene Woodley to be Honored at EMA Awards, Nominations Announced
by TV News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

The Environmental Media Association (EMA) will honor actress and activist Shailene Woodley with the Female EMA Futures Award at the 26th Annual EMA Awards on Saturday, Oct. 22 at Warner Bros. studios in Burbank, Calif., presented by Toyota & Lexus and Calvert Investments, EMA announced today. (more...)

NewVoiceMedia Named Most Innovative Call Centre Solutions Company in 2016 Technology Awards
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

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Camden People's Theatre Plays ALL THE RIGHT NOTES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

Camden People'sTheatre 's brand new festival All the Right Notes brings together trailblazing work from the place where theatre and live music meet: it's a festival featuring not only theatre-makers whose work is driven by live music, but music acts whose work is audaciously theatrical, programmed in partnership with DJ and journalist Joe Muggs. They meet in the middle, splicing for your delight the hothouse thrill of live music and the buzz of inventive contemporary theatre. (more...)

Free Family Fun Weekend to Return to Sheffield Theatres
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

???????Sheffield Theatres are throwing open their doors for their annual Fun Palaces weekend from Saturday 1- Sunday 2 October.  (more...)

The Maine Lobster Industry Celebrates National Lobster Day on September 25, 2016
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

For the second year in a row, the Maine Lobster industry will celebrate its positive economic and cultural impact both in Maine and in the U.S. during National Lobster Day on September 25, 2016. Designated through a resolution by Senators Angus King and Susan Collins of Maine, National Lobster Day reinforces the hard work, sustainable practices and passion of Maine's 5,600 independent lobstermen and women. (more...)

Steve Buscemi, Michael Pena to Be Honored at 2nd Annual Carney Awards
by TV News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

On Sunday, October 30th, The 2nd Annual Carney Awards will honor outstanding character actors at The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills. (more...)

Huntington Names New Board of Trustees Officers
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

The Huntington Theatre Company Board of Trustees names David R. Epstein to the role of Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Sharon Malt to President, Carol B. Langer to Treasurer, and Sherryl Cohen to Clerk. Mr. Epstein and Ms. Malt assumed their new leadership roles at Monday's Huntington Board of Trustees meeting. Mr. Epstein succeeds Carol G. Deane (active in real estate management), Huntington Trustee Chairman since 2010; Ms. Malt succeeds Mitchell Roberts (owner of PR Restaurants LLC, a Panera Bread franchise), President since 2010. Both Ms. Deane and Mr. Roberts will continue to serve on the Huntington's Board of Trustees and Executive Committee. (more...)

BWW Review: Spotlight Players of Canton Offers a Compelling and Passionate Production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC Thru Sep 25
by Anton Anderssen - Sep 22, 2016

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Scottsdale Arts Shines the Spotlight on France
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts will present the internationally acclaimed Piaf! The Show on Saturday, Oct. 22, as part of its 2016-17 Discovery Series exploring the arts and culture of France. (more...)

Due to Popular Demand, Gary Clark Jr. Adds Third & Final Solo Show In Austin
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

As previously announced, Gary Clark Jr. has confirmed a series of intimate, solo shows to his current tour billed as 'A Very Special Evening With Gary Clark Jr.'. These shows have sold out immediately. (more...)

Rocana to Lead Customer Experience Forum at TC3 Summit 2016
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

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First Look Media Names Distribution Team and Business Affairs Leadership
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

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Award-Winning UNEMPLOYED. FINALLY Back on Stage for Beyond Encore
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

Heather Dowling's award-winning solo show, Unemployed. Finally. has been invited to be a part of Theatre Asylum/Combined Artform's Beyond Encores, launching this October at Studio C in Hollywood. BEYOND ENCORES is an opportunity for artists and audiences to revisit some of the best shows from the last seven years of the Hollywood Fringe Festival.  (more...)

Playwrights Festival NOW AFRICA Reveals Full Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

In cooperation with the NYU Tisch School of the Arts Center for Art & Public Policy, the Tisch Institute of Performing Arts at NYU, the Institute on the Arts and Civic Dialogue at NYU (Anna Deavere Smith, Founding Director), and Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre, NOW AFRICA - a group of New York based African writers, actors, producers and community activists - will present its second annual playwrights festival, conceived to showcase and raise awareness of dramatic works by African writers.    (more...)

HAND TO GOD Tops American Theatre Magazine's 10 Most-Produced Plays List for 2016-17
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

American Theatre magazine, published by Theatre Communications Group (TCG), has released its annual October Season Preview issue, which includes lists of the Top 10 Most-Produced Plays and Top 20 Most-Produced Playwrights for the coming season. Robert Askins' Hand to God will be the most-produced play, with 13 total productions, and August Wilson will be the most-produced playwright, with 18 total productions. (more...)

Guitar Legend Steve Hillage To Release 22-Disc Career Spanning Box Set "Searching For The Spark"
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

“Searching For The Spark” is a 22-disc box set celebrating the work of award-winning guitarist, Steve Hillage. (more...)

BWW Blog: Christopher Castanho - New Musical: Come From Away
by Christopher Castanho - Sep 21, 2016

This production is a perfect example of why I am enamored with Theatre and Art, and why I am proud to be part of this community. The show not only shared a historical event but gifted us with sharing the power of empathy. The love and selflessness the citizens of Gander and Newfoundland had for all of the foreign travelers is astonishing. The locals 'took in' and fed 6,579 stranded passengers, which was half the size of the town's population. (more...)

French Institute Alliance Française and Abrons Arts Center present US Premiere of DICKIE BEAU: BLACKOUTS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

As part of the 2016 edition of Crossing the Line, the French Institute Alliance Francaise (FIAF)'s celebrated contemporary arts festival, FIAF and Abrons Arts Center are thrilled to present award-winning, UK-based drag fabulist, Dickie Beau in the US Premiere of his solo show Blackouts, Thursday through Saturday, October 6-8and 13-15 at Abrons Arts Center. (more...)

The Canadian Music Centre in BC Unveils New Performance Space & Signature Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

The Canadian Music Centre in British Columbia (CMC BC) proudly reveals its renovated home, the Vancouver Creative Hub (837 Davie Street) with 40-seat black box theatre, the Murray Adaskin Salon, an urban cultural hotspot for Canadian music & the local arts community. The newly upgraded CMC branch will open October 14, 2016 with the first performance of CMC BC's inaugural Murray Adaskin Salon Concert Series - four recitals dedicated to iconic Canadian composers. (more...)

BWW Review: THE LAST SHIP at Pioneer Theatre Company
by Blair Howell - Sep 20, 2016

After closing last season with the first professional production of composer Frank Wildhorn's THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO, Pioneer Theatre Company opens its new season with the regional premiere of a recent major Broadway show. And it's a major achievement for the company, another Spotlight on PTC's excellence. (more...)

Steppenwolf for Young Adults Presents BURIALS, 10/8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

Steppenwolf for Young Adults (SYA) begins its 2016/17 season with The Burials, a world premiere by acclaimed playwright Caitlin Parrish, directed by Erica Weiss. Inspired by the enduring Greek tragedy, Antigone, the production explores the aftermath of a mass shooting and how one family and one community respond to the tragedy in unique ways. SYA curates numerous workshops, residencies and post-show events to engage both students and adults in the conversation.  (more...)

Scoop: NFL TURNING POINT on NBC - Wednesday, September 21, 2016
by TV Scoop - Sep 20, 2016

Get all the scoop on NFL TURNING POINT, airing on NBC on Wednesday, September 21, 2016! (more...)

Advanced Energy Showcases Best-in-Glass Ascent DMS MF Power Systems and Thyro-PX SCR Power Controllers at Glasstec 2016
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

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Itiviti Group AB: Itiviti Wins Technology Innovator Award by CV Magazine
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

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Hypokrit Theatre Company Announces Line-Up for TAMASHA: FESTIVAL OF SOUTH ASIAN PERFORMING ARTS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2016

Hypokrit Theatre Company, in association with The James Jay Dudley Luce Foundation, is pleased to announce the line up for Tamasha: Festival of South Asian Performing Arts. The festival will take over the entire Paradise Factory (64 East 4th St) to Spotlight over fifty South Asian performers. Tamasha takes place September 26th through October 2nd, 2016. (more...)

Photo Flash: Steppenwolf for Young Adults Unveils Artwork for THE BURIALS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2016

Steppenwolf for Young Adults (SYA) begins its 2016/17 season with The Burials, a world premiere by acclaimed playwright Caitlin Parrish, directed by Erica Weiss. Inspired by the enduring Greek tragedy, Antigone, the production explores the aftermath of a mass shooting and how one family and one community respond to the tragedy in unique ways. SYA curates numerous workshops, residencies and post-show events to engage both students and adults in the conversation. Scroll down for a look at the show's artwork! (more...)

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