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Samuel Goldwyn Films Picks Up Kevin Kline-Dakota Fanning Drama THE LAST OF ROBIN HOOD
by Movies News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

Samuel Goldwyn Films announced today a Fall 2014 release of co-writers and co-directors Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland's The Last of Robin Hood. Academy Award(R) winner Kevin Kline stars as Hollywood icon Errol Flynn in this stylish biopic about the actor's final years and his May-December romance with starlet, Beverly Aadland (Dakota Fanning), and her mother's role, Florence Aadland (Academy Award(R) winner Susan Sarandon) in encouraging the relationship. Flynn is widely regarded as the first action-hero in Hollywood. The film, from Lifetime Films, also features Bryan Batt, Max Casella, Jason Davis, Matt Kane, Patrick St. Esprit, Ric Reitz, and Justina Machado. (more...)

ON THE VERGE to Play New Repertory Theatre, 5/3-25
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

New Repertory Theatre announces ON THE VERGE by Eric Overmyer. Directed by Jim Petosa, ON THE VERGE performs in the Charles Mosesian Theater at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal Street, in Watertown, MA. (more...)

Verboten to Feature ART IS VERBOTEN & More in April and May 2014
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

After opening to critical acclaim, Verboten continues to elevate Brooklyn's underground art and music scene with a variety of culture programming, including the launch of 'Art is Verboten' By Mike Dreeland, Wasabassco at Verboten: Danger!, Music Unites: Youth Music Education, and PopGun presents Adult. Check out some upcoming events in April and May below! (more...)

FLASH FRIDAY: Hey, JC! JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Shines On
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 18, 2014

Today, in honor of Holy Week, we shine a special Spotlight on one of the most revered and rockin' musicals ever written, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR. (more...)

Broadway: Where Stars Align; 2014 Tony Awards Art Revealed!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2014

Tonys season is almost here, and this year, stars will align for the special night. The 2014 Tony Awards will broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, on CBS, on Sunday, June 8th 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. (ET/PT time delay) and are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the 2014 Tony Awards 'Where Stars Align' artwork! (more...)

Alonzo King LINES Ballet to Make Houston Debut, 5/9
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2014

The San Francisco-based contemporary ballet company, Alonzo King LINES Ballet,will make its Houston debut Friday, May 9, 2014, at 8 p.m. in the Wortham Center's Cullen Theater, presented by Society for the Performing Arts. (more...)

Greater Austin High School Musical Theater Awards Set for the Long Center Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2014

It will be a night of firsts for performing arts in Austin, Texas! The First Annual Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards (GAHSMTA) will be held at the Long Center, tonight, April 17 at 7:30pm. Not only will it be the first large scale project fully produced in-house by Austin's iconic performing arts venue on Lady Bird Lake, but also it will be the first time the Long Center has partnered with ZACH Theatre and The University of Texas at Austin College of Fine Arts. (more...)

Lea Michele Teases Personal 'Favorite Song Of All Time' On GLEE Season Finale
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 17, 2014

GLEE breakout star and Broadway headliner Lea Michele has taken to social media to share that her solo Spotlight song on this year's series finale is a personal favorite of hers - actually, her self-professed favorite song of all time, as a matter of fact. (more...)

LOWCOUNTRY PUNCH by Boo Walker is Available Now
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2014

If you're sick of winter weather, take a trip to Charleston, SC, rated #1 city in the US for three years running by the Condé Nast Traveler Reader's Choice Awards. You won't even need to leave home. Boo Walker's Lowcountry Punch (Sandy Run Press) evokes Charleston's gritty side and its charm so vividly the city itself is essential to the cast of characters. (more...)

Big Changes Happening At Henri Bendel
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Henri Bendel's parent company, L Brands, revealed that they will discontinue doing business with third-party vendors in order to concentrate on in-house brands at the Fifth Avenue flaship store. This change will largely affect the beauty and jewelry department of the store. (more...)

Long Center, UT Austin and Zach Theatre Present 2014 Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

The Long Center's Michael & Susan Dell Hall will be the scene for a spectacular new awards show, honoring the achievements of students in high school theater departments in Travis and the 6 contiguous counties. The Long Center, University of Texas at Austin and ZACH Theatre will be honoring their exceptional work with the 2014 Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards (GAHSMTA) tonight, April 17. The Ceremony will be televised at a later date by KXAN. (more...)

American HealthTech Passes ICD-10 Medicare Billing 837i And Form CMS-UB04 Claim Test
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

JACKSON, Miss., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ American HealthTech (www.healthtech.net), a Jackson, Mississippi-based leader in LTPAC EHR software, announces that it has passed the ICD-10 claim test for Medicare Billing 837i and Form CMS-UB04, along with passing testing with all Medicare fiscal intermediaries, the private insurance companies that serve as the federal government's agents in the administration of the Medicare program. These recent advances ensure AHT customers that its EHR software is ready to transmit health care claims electronically to CMS. (more...)

Nominations Announced 3/18 for 2014 Greater Austin High School Musical Theater Awards; Ceremoy Set for Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Months of anticipation for hundreds of local high school students is about to reach a fever pitch. On March 18th at 7:00 AM, students from 19 local high schools will gather on the Long Center City Terrace, where officials will announce the nominees for the inaugural Greater Austin High School Musical Theater Awards. Attending students are encouraged to show up on the terrace with signs and plenty of school spirit as they cheer their respective schools on. This announcement is the kick-off to the extraordinary, Tony's-style awards ceremony one month later, on April 17th. (more...)

TVGN Debuts Alan Thicke Reality Series UNUSUALLY THICKE Tonight
by TV News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Television icon, talk show host and comedic best-selling author Alan Thicke (“Growing Pains,” “How I Met Your Mother”), one of Hollywood's most famous dads on- and off-screen, will star in UNUSUALLY THICKE (more...)

Dahn Yoga Announces New Online Registration For Workshops
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Dahn Yoga & Health Centers, Inc., a national leader in health and wellness, announces practitioners can now register online for two Dahn Yoga workshops being offered at locations around the country. Currently a discount is available upon online sign up for the 'Initial Awakening Workshop' and the 'Sedona Retreat for Change.' Especially helpful in introducing the energy principles behind Dahn Yoga exercise, the workshops offer a healthy foundation for Dahn Yoga practice. (more...)

VIDEO: Rascal Flatts' REWIND Set to Release (Spotlight Country)
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Rascal Flatts will release REWIND which features the lead single of the same name. The group has revealed the track-listing as well as what film one of their songs is featured in. (more...)

Stanley Tucci & More Coming to Pivot Programming in 2014
by TV News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Pivot, Participant Media's network targeting Millennials, age 18-34, today unveiled a robust development slate, and a greenlight for 'Fortitude,' a 12-episode Sky/Pivot original series starring Stanley Tucci, Michael Gambon, Sienna Guillory, and Luke Treadaway. (more...)

Nike Launches First Exclusive Football Store in Brasil
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Today, Nike opens its first football-only store in Brasil. Located in the legendary neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana, the opening celebrates Nike's rich heritage with Brasilian football and coincides with the global Spotlight on this summer's tournament. (more...)

Theater at Monmouth to Offer PAGE TO STAGE & WRITE ON! this Summer
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Theater at Monmouth will celebrate 45 years of arts education for young people throughout Maine with two arts learning programs: Page to Stage and the Write On! Student Playwriting Project. Each program provides students hands-on opportunities to explore their creative voices with professional artists. For grades pre-k to 8, TAM's Page to Stage Tour brings a world premiere adaptation of Ruth Stiles Gannett's My Father's Dragon to schools across the state. The second annual Write On! Student Playwriting Project invites students in grades 5 through 12 to make their voices heard by submitting their own original plays for a opportunity to be presented in TAM's 2014 Summer Season. (more...)

SOUND OFF: GLEE Gets Tested
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 16, 2014

Sex, food and rock n roll was the theme of GLEE's "Tested" - showcasing some tubular 80s tunes ranging from Robert Palmer and Foreigner to Pat Benatar and Janet Jackson, all while explicating the finer points of modern sexuality as it pertains to the characters and viewing audience at large, as well. Reliably timely, GLEE got tested - and passed with flying colors; a rainbow, no doubt. (more...)

Trisha Rapier, Kathryn Boswell & More to Lead Human Race's PLAY IT BY HEART; Run Extended Through 7/6
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

The Human Race Theatre Company has announced the cast of its upcoming production of Play It by Heart, with music by David Spangler and Jerry Taylor, lyrics by David Spangler, Jerry Taylor and R.T. Robinson, and book by Brian Yorkey. The Preview performance is June 12, with Opening Night on June 13. The company has added six performances to the original run, which will now end on July 6. All performances are at The Loft Theatre at 126 North Main Street in downtown Dayton. (more...)

Kimmel Center Expands Campus Offerings with New Culinary, Visual and Performance Art, Spring 2014
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

This Spring, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts brings culinary, visual and performance art to the main stage, opening its doors to Volver Restaurant created by Chef Jose Garces, showcasing a provocative new visual art series, and premiering nationally renowned artists-in-residence programs. The performing arts center, which first opened in 2001 as home to the world renowned Philadelphia Orchestra and a total of eight resident companies, diversifies its programming model with innovative partnerships that create 'experiential' art on its campus. (more...)

RELLECIGA's RIKINI: 'Differentiate Your Beauty
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Since April 5, 2014, the third time that RELLECIGA has landed on the large LED screen in New York Times Square, RELLECIGA's famous creation, the RIKINI, has won customers' hearts and more than 500 mainstream press outlets, websites and media have reported on the brand. RIKINI not only entered the media Spotlight, but has also transfixed the casual bikini wearer. It continues to be highly praised by fashionistas for its unique design, high quality and reasonable prices. (more...)

Elisa Matthews Joins Media Theatre's SUNSET BOULEVARD as 'Betty'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

The Media Theatre presents the Tony winning musical Sunset Boulevard, Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber's magnificent take on Billy Wilder's legendary film focusing on the silent film star Norma Desmond as she hopes for a return to screen glory during the advent of the talkies. (more...)

Media Theatre to Welcome Ann Crumb & Kelly Briggs in SUNSET BOULEVARD, 4/16-5/18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

The Media Theatre presents the Tony winning musical Sunset Boulevard, Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber's magnificent take on Billy Wilder's legendary film focusing on the silent film star Norma Desmond as she hopes for a return to screen glory during the advent of the talkies. (more...)

Call For Nominations: L'Oreal Paris Announces Search For Women Making A Beautiful Difference In The World With First-Ever Women Of Worth Forum
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ To kick-off the ninth annual Women of Worth program, L'Oreal Paris will convene thousands of women, including Maria Shriver, Arianna Huffington,Mika Brzezinski andL'Oreal Paris Ambassadors Lea Michele, Eva Longoria and Liya Kebede for the first-ever Women of Worth Twitter Forum. This day-long discussion on April 16 will focus on the power of self-worth and its ability to propel women forward. (more...)

Utah Opera Hosts 13th Annual Children's Opera Showcase Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

Utah Opera will give local elementary school students a chance to take the Spotlight to perform original operas in a professional theatre. The thirteenth annual Children's Opera Showcase will take place Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at 6:30 PM in the Jeanné Wagner Theatre located in the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center (138 West 300 South). (more...)

ZW3D European Partner Conference 2014: Exploring New CAD/CAM Values in Europe
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

ZW3D CAD/CAM in Europe (more...)

IGT Turns The Bayou Blue At Southern Gaming Summit
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

LAS VEGAS, April15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Gaming entertainment leader, IGT (NYSE: IGT) will bring a rich portfolio of captivating games and dynamic systems solutions to the Southern Gaming Summit (SGS), May 6-8 in Biloxi, Miss. (more...)

Findly to Spotlight On-Demand Talent Technologies at Spring ERE Conference & Expo
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

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Xerox Integrates Tone's ReliaTel to Move IT Service Business Forward
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

ANAHEIM, CA - Tone Software Corporation, a leading provider of comprehensive voice quality and unified communications monitoring and management software for converged telecommunications networks and IT infrastructures, today announced its ReliaTel® VoIP and Unified Communications (UC) Service Assurance software is providing a telephony management platform for the IT Outsourcing (ITO) managed services business of Xerox. The Xerox ITO team applies the ReliaTel technology and other third-party services to expand its visibility into clients' voice network performance, capacity trends, and service levels to improve its service delivery. (more...)

BestMastersDegrees.com Names 50 Most Impressive Environmentally Friendly University Buildings
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

PHILADELPHIA, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ A new web article by Best Masters Degrees puts 50 of the world's most sustainable university buildings in the Spotlight. 'The 50 Most Impressive Environmentally Friendly University Buildings' in the article were hand-picked for their eco-friendly features including engineering, architecture, design and qualities of sustainability. Environmentally sound university buildings typically consume far less energy and afford better sanitary conditions than older buildings. (more...)

Meet the Composers of MURDEROUS MUSICAL MONDAYS- Spotlight on Pace New Musicals Writers' Room
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

The cast and creative team of the hit Off-Broadway musical Murder for Two are teaming up with some of New York's brightest up and coming composers and BroadwayWorld.com on select Monday nights for their spring concert series, Murderous Musical Mondays. Featured on Monday, April 21, 2014 will be the Pace New Musicals Writers' Room (curated by Ryan Scott Oliver), immediately following the 7pm performance of Murder for Two at New World Stages (Stage 5 - 340 West 50th Street). Meet the new composers below! (more...)

MOTOWN, AFTER MIDNIGHT & CINDERELLA Stage Managers Featured on New Episode of THE ENSEMBLIST
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2014

Mo Brady and Nikka Graff Lanzarone announce the release of The Ensemblist's 21st episode: "Spotlight On: Stage Managers." (more...)

Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 4/12-4/13/2014
by - Apr 13, 2014

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from this weekend Sunday, April 13, 2014 - Sunday, April 13, 2014. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Dallas - Week of 4/13/2014
by BWW - Apr 13, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/13/2014 for Dallas (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 4/13/2014
by BWW - Apr 13, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/13/2014 for Chicago (more...)

In the Spotlight Series: Cast of THE REALISTIC JONESES
by Walter McBride - Apr 12, 2014

The Realistic Joneses open last week, April 6, on Broadway at the Lycuem Theatre. This new American play by Will Eno came to Broadway after a critically-acclaimed run at the Yale Repertory Theatre in 2012. The cast includes Toni Collete, Michael C. Hall, Tracy Letts, and Marisa Tomei. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Stroman Knocks 'Em Dead with BULLETS OVER BROADWAY
by Michael Dale - Apr 12, 2014

Ladies and gentleman, Susan Stroman is back. (more...)

FSPA Students to Travel to Walt Disney World This Month; DISNEY SHOWCASE Set for Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

Thirty-four local students from the Franklin School for the Performing Arts (FSPA) will travel to Walt Disney World during the April school break to perform for Disney audiences and participate in master classes with Disney performers, choreographers and directors. (more...)

ERIC CLAPTON 1985 Comeback Album 'Behind The Sun' Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

Eric Clapton fans are buzzing with excitement over the release of his critically acclaimed 1985 comeback album 'Behind The Sun' on limited numbered edition Hybrid SACD on Marshall Blonstein's Audio Fidelity! (more...)

Media Theatre to Welcome Ann Crumb & Kelly Briggs in SUNSET BOULEVARD, 4/16-5/18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

The Media Theatre presents the Tony winning musical Sunset Boulevard, Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber's magnificent take on Billy Wilder's legendary film focusing on the silent film star Norma Desmond as she hopes for a return to screen glory during the advent of the talkies. (more...)

Billionaires Seek Out MV Group USA, Design Builder To The Stars, To Revolutionize Ultra Luxury Architectural Design & Construction In South Florida
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

MIAMI, April 11,2014 /PRNewswire/ MV Group USA, a full service design, construction and project management company, announces a record breaking first quarter of 2014. With over $20,000,000 in construction underway in 2014 CEO Manny Angelo Varas, 34, continues dominating the South Florida ultra-luxury market. (more...)

The Knoxville Opera Presents NORMA This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

A former NFL player will be on stage singing one of the lead roles when the Knoxville Opera Company presents Norma next week. The only two opera companies staging Bellini's rarely performed gem this year are Knoxville Opera and The Metropolitan Opera in NYC. (more...)

Tony Awards Administration Committee to Meet Final Time this Season on April 25
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that the Tony Awards Administration Committee will meet for the final time this season on April 25 to determine the eligibility for the final productions of the 2013-14 season. The Tony Awards Administration Committee has met three previous times throughout the 2013-2014 season to decide the eligibility for the 68th Annual Tony Awards, presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. (more...)

THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: Mickey Rooney Sweetens SUGAR BABIES & Jokes With Judy
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 10, 2014

Today we continue BroadwayWorld's newest column celebrating the classic clips from yesteryear featuring our favorite classic stage and screen stars with a Spotlight on a legendary movie musical leading man and Broadway icon byway of the hit later-in-life revue SUGAR BABIES, Mickey Rooney. (more...)

Rotary Lift Redesigns Website to Be Cleaner, More Organized and More Visual
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

MADISON, Ind., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Rotary Lift has redesigned its website to showcase more videos, images and product information to improve the user experience. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Parrish Art Museum's Annual Spring Fling
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

Over 350 guests flocked to Watermill for The Parrish Art Museum's annual Spring Fling community party, fundraiser and networking event this Saturday. Perhaps it's cabin fever or simply the thought that summer is a coming, the annual fete draws a crowd of local business professionals that relish the opportunity to greet old friends, share a cocktail with new ones and hit the dance floor all while knowing the importance of the event in raising funds for the Parrish Educational programs. (more...)

Andy Hardy Grows Up- Mickey Rooney in SUGAR BABIES
by BWW Staff - Apr 10, 2014

Sugar Babies wasn't supposed to be a hit. The 1979 Broadway insiders 'knew' no one wanted to see two has-been movie stars doing hokey jokes from a long-dead low-brow genre. Yet, it was, a big, fat, lines-around-the-box-office smash. And why? Two words: Mickey Rooney. (more...)

Roy Sexton Set for Author Events in Ann Arbor for REEL ROY REVIEWS, VOL. 1 Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

Local author Roy Sexton's first book Reel Roy Reviews, Vol. 1: Keepin' It Real was released last month and quickly found itself among Amazon's 'hot releases,' even hitting number one on the site's list of top-selling 'Guides and Reviews.' (more...)

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