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Aurionpro Embarks on HR Transformation, Appoints Deependra Chumble as Chief People OfficerAurionpro Embarks on HR Transformation, Appoints Deependra Chumble as Chief People Officer
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2015

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The New Colony to Premiere STANLEY IN THE NAME OF LOVE This SummerThe New Colony to Premiere STANLEY IN THE NAME OF LOVE This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2015

The New Colony is pleased to continue its 2015 season with the pop-infused world premiere musical comedy Stanley IN THE NAME OF LOVE by Mr. Margaret Svetlove, directed by Sean Kelly, with music by The Delicious Moons (Nickolas Blazina, Henry Riggs, Alex Kliner and Sean Kelly). Stanley IN THE NAME OF LOVE will play July 30 - August 29, 2015 at The New Colony's resident home, The Den Theatre (Upstairs Mainstage), 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.  (more...)

THE DR. OZ SHOW Kicks Off July With Must-See ShowsTHE DR. OZ SHOW Kicks Off July With Must-See Shows
by TV News Desk - Jun 29, 2015

The three-time Emmy® award-winning, The Dr. Oz Show kicks off July with all-new, must-see theme weeks including must-know “Health Secrets Week” and “Detox Week.” (more...)

Bill Kirchen Coming to Daryl's House Club in Pawling, 7/30Bill Kirchen Coming to Daryl's House Club in Pawling, 7/30
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2015

Guitar Player Magazine dubbed him the "Titan of the Telecaster." Rolling Stone said he's "an American treasure" and "one of our best." "One of the best guitarists on the planet" says Elmore Magazine. No matter what you call him, Bill Kirchen is a founding father of the Americana movement, now at the peak of his impressive career. He'll bring his killer band Too Much Fun (David Carroll on bass and Rick Richards on drums) to Daryl's House Club in Pawling on Thursday, July 30 at 8 pm. (more...)

District Detroit & New Arena Preview Center Opens TodayDistrict Detroit & New Arena Preview Center Opens Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2015

Olympia Entertainment and Olympia Development have opened a state-of-the-art Preview Center in the northeast corner of Comerica Park. The Preview Center features three dimensional-printed scaled animated models of The District Detroit and the new arena to provide a fully immersive experience of the transformative project. (more...)

Summer Shorts Opens 8/14 at City TheatreSummer Shorts Opens 8/14 at City Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2015

St. Petersburg City Theatre presents SUMMER SHORTS, its 2nd annual salute to playwrights and the creative art of one-act play composition. Production Dates are August 14 - 16, 2015. (more...)

Velocity secures $12M Series A financing to accelerate international expansionVelocity secures $12M Series A financing to accelerate international expansion
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2015

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Photo Flash: Heidi Klum and Adam Lambert Visit Broadway's ALADDIN Over PRIDE WeekendPhoto Flash: Heidi Klum and Adam Lambert Visit Broadway's ALADDIN Over PRIDE Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2015

Disney's Aladdin, the Tony Award-winning new musical comedy based on the Academy Award-winning animated film, is now in its second smash year on Broadway at the New Amsterdam Theatre (214 West 42nd Street). Heidi Klum and Adam Lambert visited Aladdin over PRIDE weekend! Scroll down for photos of them backstage with the cast! (more...)

VIDEO: President Obama Leads Mourners in 'Amazing Grace'VIDEO: President Obama Leads Mourners in 'Amazing Grace'
by Stage Tube - Jun 28, 2015

Broadway's new musical AMAZING GRACE began previews on June 25, 2015 at Broadway's Nederlander Theatre, just one day before President Barack Obama performed a moving version of the iconic Christian hymn (more...)

Tom Cruise to Return for TOP GUN 2?Tom Cruise to Return for TOP GUN 2?
by Sally Henry - Jun 28, 2015

Ready your aviators and '80s power ballads, TOP GUN fans; Maverick's coming back. (more...)

CyrusOne Inc. Closes Public Offering of Common StockCyrusOne Inc. Closes Public Offering of Common Stock
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2015

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SIGNIFICANT OTHER: TO DOSIGNIFICANT OTHER: TO DO
by Roundabout Theatre Company - Jun 26, 2015

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The Growing Stage Sets 34th Main Stage SeasonThe Growing Stage Sets 34th Main Stage Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2015

The Growing Stage - The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre on Route 183 in Netcong, New Jersey is proud to present its 34th Main Stage Season: (more...)

Polarity Ensemble Theatre to Host 2015 Dionysos Cup Festival of New Plays Next MonthPolarity Ensemble Theatre to Host 2015 Dionysos Cup Festival of New Plays Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2015

Polarity Ensemble Theatre presents its annual DIONYSOS CUP FESTIVAL OF NEW PLAYS July 9 - 19 featuring workshop readings of four new full-length plays by Chicago-area playwrights as a part of a six-month long development process. (more...)

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra to Perform Free Concert, 7/21Orpheus Chamber Orchestra to Perform Free Concert, 7/21
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2015

In its fourth consecutive summer with the Naumburg Orchestral Concerts, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra performs works by Haydn, Wagner, and Beethoven on Tuesday, July 21 at 7:30 p.m. at the historic Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park, located south of the 72nd Street cross-drive in Manhattan.  (more...)

New Musical AMAZING GRACE Begins Previews on Broadway TonightNew Musical AMAZING GRACE Begins Previews on Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2015

Broadway's new musical Amazing Grace begins previews tonight, June 25, 2015 at Broadway's Nederlander Theatre (208 West 41st Street) with an opening slated for Thursday, July 16. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE STANLEY CLARKE BAND Explodes at The VogueBWW Reviews: THE STANLEY CLARKE BAND Explodes at The Vogue
by Matt Hanson - Jun 25, 2015

"I am Louis Armstrong," said the man under the spotlight at center stage. "No! You're the great Stanley Clarke!' a festivalgoer called out from the audience. Clarke is one of the few still ticking who has spent the better part of the century among the pantheon of jazz gods and goddesses. (more...)

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for June 24th, 2015'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for June 24th, 2015
by Paul W. Thompson - Jun 24, 2015

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. 'On Your Feet!' and 'City Of Angels' rake in the reviews, while Bette plays the UC. Kristin and Idina plan concerts here, outdoor movies light up the summer, and the 'Beautiful' tour and 'Charlie Brown' are slated for Christmas. By summer's end: 'The Boy From Oz,' 'Glory Days' and 'Triassic Parq!' (more...)

Priceline.com Releases Best Bang for Your Buck and Top 25 Destinations Lists for July 4th 2015 WeekendPriceline.com Releases Best Bang for Your Buck and Top 25 Destinations Lists for July 4th 2015 Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2015

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Fitbit Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering and Full Exercise of the Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional SharesFitbit Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering and Full Exercise of the Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

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AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Delivers Ratings Win for NBCAMERICA'S GOT TALENT Delivers Ratings Win for NBC
by TV News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

With NBC's Stanley Cup Final coverage and “America's Got Talent” claiming two of the week's top four adult 18-49 ratings among primetime shows on the Big 4 networks (more...)

JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE 'Game Night' Scores Best Numbers in 8-Year HistoryJIMMY KIMMEL LIVE 'Game Night' Scores Best Numbers in 8-Year History
by TV News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

ABC won its 3rd week in a row (w/o 6/15/15), leading its closest competition by 22% in Total Viewers (6.0 million vs. 4.9 million – CBS and Fox tied) and by 42% in Adults 18-49 (1.7/7 vs. 1.2/5 – NBC and Fox tied). In fact the Net ranked No. 1 in Adults 18-49 for the 8th time in the past 9 weeks. (more...)

Awesome Before And After Visualization For Cast Of Broadway's ALADDINAwesome Before And After Visualization For Cast Of Broadway's ALADDIN
by Pat Cerasaro - Jun 23, 2015

Get glam ALADDIN-style! (more...)

UK Premiere of JUDY Coming to Lyceum Theatre Next WeekUK Premiere of JUDY Coming to Lyceum Theatre Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

Celebrate the life and music of a Hollywood legend with the UK premiere of Judy - The Songbook of Judy Garland at the Lyceum Theatre from Monday 29 June - Saturday 4 July.  This song and dance spectacular stars Dancing On Ice winner and X Factor finalist, Ray Quinn, West End musical stars Louise Dearman (Wicked, Evita)), Rachel Stanley (White Christmas) and Darren Bennett (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels) along with very special guest, Judy Garland's daughter, Lorna Luft. (more...)

Check Out Quotables from TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON
by TV News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

Below, check out quotables from 'THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON' June 15 - June 19 (more...)

WBT to Present Stephen Schwartz's GODSPELLWBT to Present Stephen Schwartz's GODSPELL
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

This immensely successful rock opera was the first major musical theatre offering from 3-time Grammy and Academy Award winner Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin, Children of Eden). (more...)

Sharon Playhouse's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG, Starring Jason Tam & More, Begins Next MonthSharon Playhouse's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG, Starring Jason Tam & More, Begins Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

Sharon Playhouse, under the leadership of Artistic Director John Simpkins and Managing Director Justin Ball, presents a rare staging of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Merrily We Roll Along from July 15 through 19.  (more...)

NBC's AMERICAN NINJA Up This Summer +17%NBC's AMERICAN NINJA Up This Summer +17%
by TV News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

“American Ninja Warrior” (1.8/6 in 18-49, 6.1 million viewers overall from 8-10:01 p.m. ET), despite last week's preemption, maintained 90% of the 2.0 rating in these fast-affiliate results for its prior telecast two weeks ago and 86% of the 2.1 in official nationals for that June 8 edition. (more...)

Jessie Mueller-Led WAITRESS Premiere Kicks Off Rehearsals at A.R.T.; Full Cast Announced!Jessie Mueller-Led WAITRESS Premiere Kicks Off Rehearsals at A.R.T.; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus, began rehearsals today (pictured, left) for the world premiere musical Waitress. Based on the motion picture written by Adrienne Shelly the new musical has a book by Jessie Nelson, music and lyrics by Sara Bareilles, direction by Diane Paulus, and choreography by Chase Brock. (more...)

BWW Reviews: GREATER TUNA Finds Humor in the Dark Side of Small Towns at Theatre HarrisburgBWW Reviews: GREATER TUNA Finds Humor in the Dark Side of Small Towns at Theatre Harrisburg
by Marakay Rogers - Jun 22, 2015

Theatre Harrisburg and director Dan Burke bring the classic two-hand tale of chaotic Tuna, Texas to the Krevsky Center stage (more...)

BWW Reviews: GREATER TUNA Finds Humor in the Dark Side of Small Towns at Theatre HarrisburgBWW Reviews: GREATER TUNA Finds Humor in the Dark Side of Small Towns at Theatre Harrisburg
by Marakay Rogers - Jun 22, 2015

Tuna, Texas. It's not just a play, it's been a way of life since 1981, in Austin, where the rest of the Republic of Texas had a chance to make acquaintance with its third smallest town in GREATER TUNA. (more...)

Corporations, Foundations and Charitable Organizations Help American Red Cross Prepare Communities for DisastersCorporations, Foundations and Charitable Organizations Help American Red Cross Prepare Communities for Disasters
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

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Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 6/20/2015
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BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 6/20/2015. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Source Festival's Spacey BLUE STRAGGLERBWW Reviews: Source Festival's Spacey BLUE STRAGGLER
by Roger Catlin - Jun 19, 2015

DC Culture's Source Festival likely gets its name from its central place of operation, the Source Theatre on 14th St NW. But the name also pays homage to the source of the festival itself: the dozens of playwrights whose work are being produced. (more...)

Jazz Journalists Association Honors Chicago Writer/Broadcaster Neil TesserJazz Journalists Association Honors Chicago Writer/Broadcaster Neil Tesser
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

Neil Tesser, a Chicago-based jazz journalist, broadcaster, author, educator, former chair of the board of trustees of the National Academy of Arts and Sciences (NARAS) and current board member of the Jazz Journalists Association, was honored with the JJA's 2015 Lifetime Achievement in Jazz Journalism Award on Tuesday, June 16 at a cocktail reception at the Blue Note Jazz Club in New York City. Tesser's Award topped 2015 JJA Jazz Awards for excellence in media, winners of which were announced at the party. (more...)


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Tony Winner John Lloyd Young Returning to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 7/24-25Tony Winner John Lloyd Young Returning to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 7/24-25
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

After a sold-out engagement this past New Year's Eve, Tony Award winner John Lloyd Young makes his triumphant return to Feinstein's at the Nikko for two performances only - Friday, July 24 (8 p.m.) and Saturday, July 25 (7 p.m.). The original Tony winning star of Broadway's Jersey Boys and Clint Eastwood's recent film adaptation, John Lloyd Young transitions from the Four Seasons catalogue to classic 60s R&B standards with this set of songs from his new album, 'MY TURN...' Of Young's recent New York debut of these time-tested, emotional ballads, The New York Times writes, 'Mr. Young has a disciplined one-in-a-million high tenor shading into falsetto that he can direct through the stratosphere.' Tickets for John Lloyd Young range in price from $70 - $85 and are on-sale now and available by calling 866.663.1063 or visiting www.ticketweb.com. (more...)

Reaction Roundup: Brian Williams' ApologyReaction Roundup: Brian Williams' Apology
by TV News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

This morning on TODAY, Williams sat down with Matt Lauer for his first interview since the whole debacle began. Watch it again, and then scroll down for BWW's 'reaction roundup' of the media's response to Williams' apology! (more...)

7th Annual BROADWAY MEOWS Concert Set for Don't Tell Mama, 7/137th Annual BROADWAY MEOWS Concert Set for Don't Tell Mama, 7/13
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

The 7th Annual Broadway Meows Concert for the Humane Society of New York will be presented at Don't Tell Mama, one night only, Monday, July 13th at 7pm. (more...)

Himax Technologies, Inc. to Attend the 2nd Annual Morgan Stanley Global Emerging Markets Conference in New York City on July 8-9, 2015Himax Technologies, Inc. to Attend the 2nd Annual Morgan Stanley Global Emerging Markets Conference in New York City on July 8-9, 2015
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

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Jason C. Tramm to Lead Ocean Grove's 61st Annual Choir Festival PRINCE OF PEACEJason C. Tramm to Lead Ocean Grove's 61st Annual Choir Festival PRINCE OF PEACE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2015

The 61st Ocean Grove Choir Festival, the largest sacred music choral event on the East Coast, will take place Sunday July 12, 2015 under the baton of Jason C. Tramm. (more...)

Global Soluble Fertilizer Market Technical Data & Manufacturing Analysis Report 2020Global Soluble Fertilizer Market Technical Data & Manufacturing Analysis Report 2020
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2015

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Alexander Gemignani, Elizabeth Stanley & More Set for Grant Park Music Festival's A SONDHEIM CELEBRATIONAlexander Gemignani, Elizabeth Stanley & More Set for Grant Park Music Festival's A SONDHEIM CELEBRATION
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2015

The 81st annual Grant Park Music Festival - the nation's only free, summer-long outdoor classical music series of its kind - continues into July with the theatrical A Sondheim Celebration, Friday and Saturday, July 10 and 11, 8:00 p.m. in the Jay Pritzker Pavilion of Millennium Park. Audiences are invited to enjoy a little night music and celebrate the award-winning master of the musical in A Sondheim Celebration led by Broadway conductor and long-time Sondheim collaborator Paul Gemignani, with Illinois native and Broadway veteran Elizabeth Stanley (On the Town), Broadway tenor Alexander Gemignani (Les Miserables) and the Grant Park Orchestra with guest pianist Tedd Firth performing Stephen Sondheim favorites, including selections from Sweeney Todd, Company, Into the Woods and the world premiere of A Little Night Music symphonic suite. For information about one-night passes and group seating, visit gpmf.org or call 312-742-7647. (more...)

The Group Rep to Present LOMBARDI, 7/24-9/6The Group Rep to Present LOMBARDI, 7/24-9/6
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2015

The Group Rep presents Eric Simonson's LOMBARDI based on the book When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi by Pulitzer Prize-winning author David Maraniss, directed by Gregg T. Daniel, produced by Drina Durazo.  We follow Green Bay Packers coach Lombardi through a week in the 1965 season, as he attempts to lead his team to the championship. This play is centered on an icon in American football, but at its core is a minefield of humanity; teaching, fathers & sons, facing seemingly insurmountable challenges, what makes a good leader and ultimately how the words we say to one another can inspire and change us. July 24 - Sept. 6. (more...)

Santa Cruz Shakespeare's MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING Opens 7/1Santa Cruz Shakespeare's MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING Opens 7/1
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2015

Santa Cruz Shakespeare opens its 2015 summer repertory season on Friday, July 1, 2015, at 8:00 pm with Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing in the Sinsheimer-Stanley Festival Glen at the University of California. Performances run through August 30, 2015. (more...)

FIRST LOOK: Kentwood Players Presents Neil Simon's BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS Opening 7/10FIRST LOOK: Kentwood Players Presents Neil Simon's BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS Opening 7/10
by Shari Barrett - Jul 2, 2015

"Brighton Beach Memoirs" is the semi-autobiographical play by Neil Simon. It is the first chapter in what is known as his Eugene Trilogy, followed by "Biloxi Blues" and "Broadway Bound." This first play centers on 15 year old Eugene Jerome who lives with his family in Brighton Beach during the height of the Depression in 1937. He has dreams of becoming a star pitcher for the New York Yankees alternating with his growing awareness of girls. Eugene narrates the play with wit and takes us through his memories and reflections of himself and his family as they share their laughter, tears, and love as they navigate the hard times of the depression. (more...)

New Book Goes FROM TYPE A TO TYPE TNew Book Goes FROM TYPE A TO TYPE T
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2015

ach person to define his or her transformational leadership style so that he or she can have the greatest impact and feel the greatest sense of fulfillment. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN: HOMECOMING at Beef & BoardsPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek at SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN: HOMECOMING at Beef & Boards
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2015

The unforgettable Singing Sanders Family is back this summer to let their fans know what happened next in their sequel, Smoke on the Mountain: Homecoming. Featuring more bluegrass Gospel singing and heartwarming and hilarious storytelling in a way only the Sanders Family can present them, Homecoming is live on stage at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre starting July 9. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the show! (more...)

Broadway San Jose's BOOK OF MORMON is Heavenly Now thru July 12Broadway San Jose's BOOK OF MORMON is Heavenly Now thru July 12
by Linda Hodges and Nick Hodges - Jul 2, 2015

The BOOK OF MORMON is holding court at San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts now through July 12! (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2015

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