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20AT20 Returns to Off-Broadway for Spring 2017!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

The Off Broadway Alliance has announced that it will be bringing back 20at20, the bi-annual celebration of Off Broadway that steeply discounts tickets to Off Broadway shows.  The program begins March 28th and continues through April 16th, making $20 tickets available for more than 40 Off Broadway plays and musicals, twenty minutes prior to curtain.  Now, in its 11th year, 20at20 has become one of New York's most eagerly anticipated promotions, making live, up-close-and-personal, up-to-the-minute, and classical theater accessible to everyone. (more...)

University of Saint Joseph Presents MARTHA REDBONE'S BONE HILL: THE CONCERT
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

???????Inspired by Martha Redbone's own life and the lives of the women from whom she is descended, the characters from four generations of a family living high on a mountain top in Appalachia tell the stories of the Redbone family in Bone Hill - The Concert at 7:30 p.m., March 17 & 18 at the Autorino Center for the Arts, University of Saint Joseph.   (more...)

Apollo Chorus Presents American Masters ft. Emmy-Winning Composer Jeff Beal
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

One of the most legendary musical organizations in the nation, The Apollo Chorus, will conclude its 145th season of masterful musical composition with its highly anticipated Spring Concert: American Masters, featuring the work of musical composer and multiple Emmy Award winner, Jeff Beal. The season finale performances will be Friday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m. at Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E Chestnut St., Chicago, and Sunday, May 7 at 3 p.m. at Alice Millar Chapel, 1870 Sheridan Rd., Evanston. (more...)

Casting Complete for Groundbreaking Series MARVEL'S INHUMANS on ABC
by TV News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

Eme Ikwuakor, Isabelle Cornish, Mike Moh, Sonya Balmores, and Ellen Woglom will round out the cast of MARVEL'S INHUMANS television series for ABC. This completes the casting for key roles in this groundbreaking series. (more...)

Left Lane Cruiser's 'Claw Machine Wizard' Album Out 5/19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Once again the blues is in perfectly unsafe hands on Left Lane Cruiser's new full-length studio effort, Claw Machine Wizard. (more...)

BWW Blog: Kellie Williams - My Top Five Favorite Things About JULIE'S GREENROOM
by Guest Blogger: Kellie Williams - Mar 24, 2017

Julie Andrews' new Netflix series, Julie's Greenroom, premiered last Friday. I didn't expect to like it since it is geared toward younger audiences, but I ended up loving it! It features really catchy songs and many important lessons about all the different parts of the arts: from singing as a group and writing songs together to improv and even clowning. Here are five of my favorite things about the show:  (more...)

Recent Cutbacks' Dinosaur Parody HOLD ON TO YOUR BUTTS to Stomp Into Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

New York-based Recent Cutbacks announces the return of its acclaimed theatrical comedy Hold On To Your Butts, a live, shot-for-shot remake of Jurassic Park performed by just two actors and a foley artist, to Chicago for a limited engagement at Donny's Skybox Theater at The Second City Training Center (230 W. North Ave, 4th Floor) April 20 through 23, 2017. (more...)

Country Music Star Trace Adkins to Take the State Theatre Stage This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Trace Adkins' trademark baritone has powered countless hits to the top of the charts and sold over 10 million albums, cumulatively. For the first time in five years, the country music superstar returns to the State Theatre on Sunday, April 23. (more...)

Chaka Khan to Perform at NJPAC with Special Guest El DeBarge
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with Chaka Kahn this time with fellow R&B hitmaker El DeBarge ("All This Love," "Rhythm of the Night"). One of the reigning divas of pop, soul and R&B - the woman behind timeless hits like "I Feel for You," "Through the Fire," "I'm Every Woman," "Ain't Nobody," "Sweet Thing," "Tell Me Something Good," and more - returns to NJPAC's Prudential Hall. (more...)

HAMILTON, ON YOUR FEET & More Will Arrive in Des Moines in 2018
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Today, Des Moines Performing Arts, Central Iowa's leading not-for-profit performing arts organization, unveils its highly anticipated 2017-2018 Season.  This announcement includes dates for Des Moines' premiere engagement of HAMILTON, which will take the Des Moines Civic Center stage during Independence Day 2018.  Adding to the excitement, DMPA announces that the traditional five-show Willis Broadway Series Season Ticket package will increase by one additional show.  (more...)

Easter Holiday Deal: 31% Discount On Tickets For STOMP
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Stomp, which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2016, continues its impressive run at London's Ambassadors Theatre. To celebrate the Easter holidays, enjoy a 31% saving on Price Band A Tickets: was £57.50 Now £39.50. Book tickets here (more...)

BWW Review: STOMP Smashes Through The Hippodrome
by Cybele Pomeroy - Mar 19, 2017

Stomp is in town for just one more performance. If you've never seen it, prepare to be rocked. The percussive dance sensation is touring and it brings the house to its collective feet. It's more than a show: it's an experience. (more...)

Broadway Philadelphia Announces 2017-18 Season; HAMILTON Announced for 2018-19 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

???????The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts and The Shubert Organization announced today the 2017/18 Broadway Philadelphia season, featuring a dazzling lineup of Tony Award-winning productions and the most recent Broadway hits. (more...)

Edinburgh International Festival Launches 2017 Programme
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

???????Edinburgh International Festival today unveiled its 2017 programme which marks the event's 70th anniversary. This year's International Festival runs from Friday 4 to Monday 28 August, welcoming 2,020 artists from 40 nations to perform in Scotland's capital city. (more...)

Shine All Day with Hot Dog on a Stick's New Breakfast Offerings - Sausage on a Stick with Maple Syrup and Tater Tots
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

Good morning, or good afternoon, sunshine! Starting tomorrow, March 14, Hot Dog on a Stick will offer new all day breakfast items Sausage on a Stick with Maple Syrup and Tater Tots. Paired with a fresh hand-Stomped lemonade, Hot Dog on a Stick's breakfast will help you shine all day! (more...)

The Bushnell Announces 2017-18 Broadway Series Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts announced today the productions that will make up its 2017-2018 Broadway Series season.  Beginning this summer, The Bushnell will bring seven exciting titles to Hartford as part of the Series, along with additional off-Series hits to round out a strong season lineup. (more...)

Photo Coverage: THE EMPEROR JONES Opens at The Irish Rep
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Mar 13, 2017

Eugene O'Neill's groundbreaking play The Emperor Jones is the story of Brutus Jones, a despot who ascends the throne using lies, intimidation and the politics of fear. Check out photos from opening night below! (more...)

BWW Review: STOMP Leaves a Hard to Fill Footprint in a Special Performance Art Show
by Paul Batterson - Mar 13, 2017

The dozen percussionists and performers prove that one's garbage can be another person's instrument. (more...)

Symphony Space's Just Kidding Series Presents Two Latin Grammy Award Winners in Concert
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

Andres Salguero, better known as 123 Andres (Uno, Dos, Tres Andres), is one of the most exciting new voices on the family music scene in the US and Latin America. (more...)

Entertain and Dine NJ Style
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 10, 2017

In March and April there are many shows opening in the Garden State. Check out our suggestions for restaurants that are close to your favorite venues for pre or post theatre dining. (more...)

Delbert McClinton Comes to Daryl's House 3/19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

Multiple Grammy award-winner Delbert McClinton and Self-Made Men will be performing at Daryl's House in Pawling, New York on Sunday, March 19th at 7:00 p.m. McClinton is touring in support of his recently released album Prick Of The Litter. Press has praised McClinton for his proficiency across genres includingRolling Stone Country, Billboard, Texas Monthly and more. Mother Jones said, 'Prick of the Litter stands with McClinton's best work, mixing rowdy blues, down-home country, and tender ballads with his typical swaggering good humor." The revered artist's vocals shine throughout with the Associated Press saying, 'he gets there with a singing style more sassy than silky and without abandoning the eclectic assortment of influences he's absorbed over the years.' No Depression shared more insight into McClinton's impressive stylings and his love for Nat King Cole and Johnny Mercer, HERE. (more...)

HAMILTON, SOMETHING ROTTEN! and More Announced for Denver Center for the Performing Arts' 2017-18 Broadway Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

Denver Center for the Performing Arts proudly announces the 2017/18 Broadway season, welcoming HAMILTON to The Buell Theatre February 27 through April 1, 2018. Joining HAMILTON for the full 2017/18 Broadway subscription season package is: SOMETHING ROTTEN!, FIRST DATE, WAITRESS, Rodgers & Hammerstein'sTHE KING AND I, Disney's ALADDIN, SCHOOL OF ROCK and ON YOUR FEET!. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: CABARET Mesmerizes at Fox Cities P.A.C.
by Meredith Kreisa - Mar 1, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company's CABARET opened at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center on February 28 and will continue to run through March 5. CABARET is a stunning, stirring production that is simultaneously timeless and timely. (more...)

KINKY BOOTS, ONCE, STOMP and More Set for Tampa's Broadway Series Packages
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2017

Did you know Tampa's Ruth Eckerd Hall offers Broadway Series Packages? The best part is you can customize your package to suit your schedule and budget. (more...)

Urban Movie Channel's February Slate Features Exclusive Streaming Premieres
by TV News Desk - Jan 31, 2017

A celebration of black history and romance, Urban Movie Channel (UMC) presents two new exclusive streaming premieres fitting for both Black History Month and Valentine's Day. (more...)

Stand-up Comic Lil Duval Comes to Access Showroom 3/25
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Comedian Lil Duval will bring the laughs to Access Showroom at Aliante Casino + Hotel + Spa on Friday, March 25. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch Idina Menzel, Alec Baldwin, Tituss Burgess & More Join Julie Andrews in JULIE'S GREENROOM on Netflix!
by Stage Tube - Feb 8, 2017

Award-winning actress Julie Andrews will star in Julie's Greenroom, a new preschool show from The Jim Henson Company that features an all-new puppet cast of kids learning about the performing arts. The series will be available exclusively to Netflix members globally in early 2017. (more...)

BWW Reviews: VOCALOSITY An Unrivaled A Capella Concert Experience
by Trevor Durham - Feb 7, 2017

A journey of a capella, musical history, love, humor, and mind-numbing vocal talent, Vocalosity is the musical power-group you never knew you needed. (more...)

WP Theater's 2017 Gala, Hosted by Lena Hall, Will Honor Debra Messing and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

WP Theater (formerly Women's Project Theater), under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Lisa McNulty and Managing Director Michael Sag, has announced WP Theater's 32nd Annual Gala, honoring game-changing women with the Women of Achievement Awards. The gala will honor Emmy Award-winning actress and activist Debra Messing ('Will & Grace,' Outside Mullingar) and trailblazing media executive, President of BBC Worldwide North America, Ann M. Sarnoff. (more...)

Groove to Latin Beats at Symphony Space in March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

Symphony Space comes alive with Latin music in March, with concerts by Brazilian-Caribbean groove band Nation Beat, plus two Latin Grammy Award winners: 123 Andres and Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band. All tickets are $17 ($14 for members). (more...)

Tickets On Sale Friday for Chaka Khan at New Jersey Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with Chaka Kahn. One of the reigning divas of pop, soul and R&B - the woman behind timeless hits like "I Feel for You," "Through the Fire," "I'm Every Woman," "Ain't Nobody," "Sweet Thing," "Tell Me Something Good," and more - returns to NJPAC's Prudential Hall. (more...)

Best-Selling Author Jamie Ford Mocked by High Schoolers in Dallas
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

Best-selling author of HOTEL ON THE CORNER OF BITTER AND SWEET, Jamie Ford, visited students at Highland Park High School in Dallas on Thursday for a literary event.  The students began mocking and trolling Ford. (more...)

AVENUE Q, CAGNEY THE MUSICAL, SPAMILTON and More to Participate in NYC Off-Broadway Week Beginning Today!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

NYC & Company, New York City's official destination marketing organization, encourages visitors and New Yorkers to take advantage of discounted tickets during NYC Off-Broadway WeekSM, beginning today. The biannual program offers two-for-one tickets to more than 40 shows with performances from February 27- March 12. (more...)

Virginia Stage Company Announces Season 39
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

Virginia Stage is excited to announce what they have in store for their 39th season. The lineup includes an additional production, the return of fan favorite Crowns. The full lineup has through lines of gospel and comedy and includes a Pulitzer Prize winner, two musicals, a new work, and adaptations of three classic works of literature. (more...)

Repertory Dance Theatre presents DABKE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Repertory Dance Theatre, a revolutionary institution of modern dance, will close their 51st season of revolutionary modern dance with DABKE, April 6-8, 2017 at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center. (more...)

WICKED, LES MISERABLES, THE BODYGUARD and More Part of Broadway Grand Rapids this Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

Broadway Grand Rapids next season begins with Broadway's biggest blockbuster WICKED, the untold story of the Witches of Oz on stage for an unprecedented 3 weeks at DeVos Performance Hall.  One of the most celebrated musicals in theatrical history, LES MISERABLES returns in November.  (more...)

Help King Center 'STOMP' Out Hunger This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

While many people donate to food drives during the holiday season, hunger is a problem all year long. That's why the King Center for the Performing Arts is partnering with the touring percussion show Stomp to collect food items through the April 22 performances of Stomp at the King Center. (more...)

International Percussion Sensation STOMP Returns to the Palace in March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

Stomp returns to Columbus' Palace Theatre (34 W. Broad St.) for five performances March 10-12. From its beginnings as a street performance in the UK, Stomp has grown into an international sensation, having performed in more than 50 countries and in front of more than 24 million people over the past 20 years. (more...)

BWW Review: STOMP at Dallas Summer Musicals
by Christina Hoth - Feb 16, 2017

This Valentine's day, Dallas Summer Musicals further cultivated Dallas' love affair with the percussive performing arts powerhouse, Stomp. (more...)

BWW Review: EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE, Crucible, Sheffield
by Ruth Deller - Feb 15, 2017

This new musical from Dan Gillespie Sells and Tom MacRae fizzes with energy and warmth - a must-see! (more...)

Legendary Percussion Show STOMP Comes to Mayo Center This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

The legendary percussion show Stomp comes to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Friday, March 17, 2017 at 8 pm. (more...)

Cast Complete for THE EMPEROR JONES, Starring Obi Abili, at Irish Rep
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Irish Repertory Theatre has announced full casting for Eugene O'Neill's THE EMPEROR JONES. Directed by Ciaran O'Reilly (Shining City), and starring Obi Abili (Ivo van Hove's Antigone at BAM), THE EMPEROR JONES begins performances on March 1, 2017 at Irish Rep Theatre (132 West 22nd Street) on the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage, opens on March 12, and runs through April 23, 2017.  (more...)

Two-for-One Tickets on Sale Today for NYC & Company's Off-Broadway Week
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

NYC & Company, New York City's official destination marketing organization, encourages theatergoers to purchase NYC Off-Broadway WeekSM tickets, on sale today at 10:30 a.m. (more...)

Adele, Beyonce Among Winners of 59th Annual GRAMMY AWARDS; Full List!
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

A diverse all-star lineup of GRAMMY Award nominees, GRAMMY winners, entertainers and film and TV stars took stage last ight for THE 59TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS (more...)

Old School Square to Present Nine Spectacular Concerts & Shows in March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

Old School Square is presenting nine spectacular shows and concerts in March. Tickets for all of them are available for online purchase now atwww.OldSchoolSquare.org. (more...)

Planet Fitness Will Present $2,500 to Boys & Girls Clubs to Celebrate Opening of 10th Kansas City Area Location
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2017

Planet Fitness Kansas City is proud to announce the opening of its 10th location in the KC metro area. The new 27,000 square foot club opened in mid-January at 2415 Northeast Vivion Road in place of the former Sun Fresh grocery store, and is offering grand opening memberships for just $1 down and $10 a month with no commitment through Friday, February 24. (more...)

VIDEO: Julie Andrews Talks New Netflix Series: 'I've Long Wanted to Do a Show Like This'
by TV News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

Julie Andrews stopped by this morning's GOOD MORNING AMERICA to discuss her new pre-school show JULIE'S GREENROOM, premiering on Netflix on March 17th. (more...)

The Piano Men, INTO THE WOODS, MOMIX and More Set for Mayo Center This February & March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

Mayo Performing Arts Center has announced its schedule of events for February through March (excluding Guest Attractions). Scroll down for details! (more...)

Witness The Impossible as THE ILLUSIONISTS Returns to North Texas
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY, returns to play in Dallas at the Music Hall at Fair Park February 28 - March 5, 2017, for a one week limited engagement presented by Dallas Summer Musicals; as part of its North American tour to more than 50 cities in 2017. (more...)

BWW Preview: VOCALOSITY Lights Up Tallahassee with Local Help
by Trevor Durham - Feb 1, 2017

An a capella concert will present the premiere tour of Vocalosity to Tallahassee audiences, with the help of local group Mane Event. (more...)

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