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Liam Tobin & Elicia MacKenzie to Star in CANNIBAL! THE MUSICAL at Panasonic TheatreLiam Tobin & Elicia MacKenzie to Star in CANNIBAL! THE MUSICAL at Panasonic Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2014

Starvox Entertainment today announced casting details for Trey Parker's Cannibal! The Musical on stage at David Mirvish's Panasonic Theatre (651 Yonge St.) from Feb. 10 to Mar. 8, 2015. The highly anticipated new production tells the hilarious, and (mostly) true story of Alferd Packer, the only person ever convicted of cannibalism in America. Based on Parker's fan-favourite film of the same name, Cannibal! The Musical will premiere a brand new production featuring new songs, new jokes, and an all-Canadian cast led by Liam Tobin as Packer (Shrek the Musical, MTC's Next to Normal) and Elicia MacKenzie (The Sound of Music; winner of CBC's How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria?) as Polly Pry, Packer's unexpected love interest. (more...)

UK's THE RULING CLASS Announces Full Cast, Including Ron Cook & Kathryn DrysdaleUK's THE RULING CLASS Announces Full Cast, Including Ron Cook & Kathryn Drysdale
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2014

Ron Cook (Mr Selfridge, Henry V, King Lear, Hot Fuzz) as Sir Charles Gurney, Kathryn Drysdale (Suspects, Love's Labour's Lost, Tripping Over, Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps) as Grace Shelley, Joshua McGuire (Privacy, Posh, About Time, Mr Turner) as Dinsdale Gurney and Anthony O'Donnell (The Captain of Kopenick, Skyfall, Matchpoint) as Daniel Tucker, join BAFTA winning James McAvoy, as Jack, the 14thEarl of Gurney, in the first West End revival of Peter Barnes' satirical comedy, The Ruling Class, directed by Jamie Lloyd, Artistic Director of Trafalgar Transformed. (more...)

Ron Cook, Kathryn Drysdale & More to Join James McAvoy in THE RULING CLASSRon Cook, Kathryn Drysdale & More to Join James McAvoy in THE RULING CLASS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2014

Ron Cook (Mr Selfridge, Henry V, King Lear, Hot Fuzz) as Sir Charles Gurney, Kathryn Drysdale (Suspects, Love's Labour's Lost, Tripping Over, Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps) as Grace Shelley, Joshua McGuire (Privacy, Posh, About Time, Mr Turner) as Dinsdale Gurney and Anthony O'Donnell (The Captain of Kopenick, Skyfall, Matchpoint) as Daniel Tucker, join BAFTA winning James McAvoy, as Jack, the 14th Earl of Gurney, in the first West End revival of Peter Barnes' satirical comedy, The Ruling Class, directed by Jamie Lloyd, Artistic Director of Trafalgar Transformed. (more...)

Food Network Announces January 2015 HighlightsFood Network Announces January 2015 Highlights
by TV News Desk - Nov 25, 2014

Guy Fieri celebrates the New Year with the premiere of Guy's Grocery Games: Family Style on Sunday, January 4th at 8pm, when families storm the grocery store aisles confronting new challenges and obstacles for the chance to take home up to $20,000. (more...)

Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan-Led THE LAST FIVE YEARS Movie to Hit Theaters, VOD on Feb 13Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan-Led THE LAST FIVE YEARS Movie to Hit Theaters, VOD on Feb 13
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2014

RADiUS has just announced that it will premiere THE LAST 5 YEARS, Richard LaGravenese's (BEHIND THE CANDELABRA) big screen adaptation of the 2002 Off-Broadway musical by Tony Award winning composer and lyricist Jason Robert Brown, in theaters and on VOD on February 13, 2014. Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan ('Smash') star in LaGravenese's highly anticipated film. THE LAST 5 YEARS will celebrate its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday, September 7th at 8:30PM at the Ryerson Theater. (more...)

MOST EVIL Debuts 12/7 on Investigation DiscoveryMOST EVIL Debuts 12/7 on Investigation Discovery
by TV News Desk - Nov 24, 2014

After more than five years, the compelling series, MOST EVIL returns with new episodes and a fresh look when it premieres on Investigation Discovery on Sunday, December 7 at 10/9c to examine the minds behind the most heinous murders. In its new format, hosted by leading clinical and forensic psychologist Dr. Kris Mohandie, the series shines a klieg light on a killer's motive, method and thought process. One of the most provocative and most popular features is coming back in this new season -- the infamous scale classifying killers from impulse murderers, to those motivated by jealousy or rage, to the outright psychopathic. (more...)

AND THEN THERE WERE NONE Coming to Wolverhampton Grand Theatre in FebruaryAND THEN THERE WERE NONE Coming to Wolverhampton Grand Theatre in February
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

Next year marks the 125th anniversary of the birth of the 'Queen of Crime', Agatha Christie, and the 10th anniversary of the Agatha Christie Theatre Company. To mark both occasions, her most popular and best-selling thriller AND THEN THERE WERE NONE, is set to return to the stage for a UK tour - visiting Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from Monday 2 - Sat 7 February 2015. (more...)

REVOLUTION SAINTS to Release Debut Album, 2/20REVOLUTION SAINTS to Release Debut Album, 2/20
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

REVOLUTION SAINTS is the new hard rock / melodic rock eponymous debut album from Doug Aldrich (ex-Whitesnake), Jack Blades (Night Ranger) and Deen Castronovo (Journey). (more...)

Partial Comfort to Present All-Female WELCOME MAT, 12/5-6Partial Comfort to Present All-Female WELCOME MAT, 12/5-6
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

Partial Comfort Productions (Obie Award winner and Drama Desk nominee A Bright New Boise) kicks off its 12th season with THE WELCOME MAT READING SERIES, a collection of bold and groundbreaking new plays by four of the country's fastest-rising female playwrights. (more...)

Official: HELLO/GOODBYE and STEVIE Set for Hampstead Theatre's 2015 SeasonOfficial: HELLO/GOODBYE and STEVIE Set for Hampstead Theatre's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

Hampstead Theatre has announced its two main stage plays for New Year 2015. HELLO/GOODBYE by Peter Souter tranfers to the Main Stage from Downstairs, starring Shaun Evans and Miranda Raison, and STEVIE by Hugh Whitemore, will star Zoe Wanamaker. Details below! (more...)

Tonya Pinkins, Trezana Beverley & More Star Yale Rep's WAR, Beginning TonightTonya Pinkins, Trezana Beverley & More Star Yale Rep's WAR, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

Yale Repertory Theatre presents the world premiere of WAR by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz, running tonight, November 21, through December 13 at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street). (more...)

Northlight Theatre Extends THE MOUSETRAP Through 12/21Northlight Theatre Extends THE MOUSETRAP Through 12/21
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, adds one week of performances for the hit production of The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie, directed by Jonathan Berry. The production will now run at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie, through December 21, 2014. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: ON THE TOWN with the Hilarious Jackie Hoffman- Episode 9!BWW TV Exclusive: ON THE TOWN with the Hilarious Jackie Hoffman- Episode 9!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 20, 2014

Just before On The Town began previews on Broadway, the show's cast and creative team gathered at Ars Nova for the kind of comic relief that only Jackie Hoffman can provide. No one is safe in this uproarious, very special edition of Hoffman's one-woman show! BroadwayWorld has brought you nine episodes from the invitation-only event, and you can check out the final episode, 'I'm Still Here,' below. (more...)

Minesweeper and Moustaches? Korean Indie Launches RPG Puzzle Game with Movember EventMinesweeper and Moustaches? Korean Indie Launches RPG Puzzle Game with Movember Event
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2014

Korean indie studio, Wispsoft, is bringing fans Minesweeper and moustaches today with the launch of their debut title Spirit Sweeper. The three-man team based out of Seoul, South Korea is commemorating the launch with a Movember event. For the first month after release, 5% of purchases will go to the Movember foundation to support prostate cancer research. (more...)

New Young Adult Fantasy Novel is AnnouncedNew Young Adult Fantasy Novel is Announced
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

What if there existed a dark kingdom forged on a web of evil spells, with a conniving king plotting to infiltrate the dreams of children all over the world? What if he and the wicked witch on his side could inject the sleep of every child with the most horrid of nightmares ... And all they needed was one very particular boy? When Jeff's brother Matt is captured and spirited away to the kingdom of Drakmere, Jeff knows he must save him. But who are the mysterious, cloaked Strangers on Matt's trail? And what do they mean when they say Matt is a dream catcher? Soon Jeff faces a choice: He can follow the Strangers through the moonglow doorway into the perils of Drakmere or stay at home and risk the possibility of never seeing his brother alive again. And time is running out, because Jeff must make his choice before the last of the moonbeams passes and the doorway closes forever ... Recent Praise for Jeff Madison and the Shimmers of Drakmere: 'The story is very strong,... it's riveting... the dialogue compelling and the scenes are tense.' -Jim Thayer Wikipedia 'This action-fuelled read packs punch with its jump-off-the-page characters. I love the writing, the magic, and above all, the humour!' -Maya Fowler Lennonliterary.com Jeff Madison and the Shimmers of Drakmere is available in both print and ebook format. Book Details: Jeff Madison and the Shimmers of Drakmere By Bernice Fischer Publisher: Quickfox Publishing Published: September 2014 ISBN: 978-0620615549 ASIN: B00NTQN2SO Pages: 285 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Adventure About The Author: Bernice Fischer (1969) was born in Middelburg, Mpumalanga and grew up in Tzaneen, and then later Johannesburg, South Africa. For 20 years Bernice worked in secretarial positions for various large corporations such as De Beers Consolidated and Gem Diamonds. Today she lives in Cape Town and partners in an online booking agency for South African Railways where she works full time as an Admin Director. Her first book, 'Jeff Madison and the Shimmers of Drakmere,' Teen & YA fantasy, has received great reviews from very well respected people in the industry, most notably Jim 'James' Thayer (Wikipedia), author of 13 critically acclaimed novels and literary lecturer at the University of Washington. To be a published author 'one day' was always her dream. For review copies, author interviews, or more information please contact: Bernice Fischer Email: info@bernicefischer.com Website: http://BerniceFischer.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JeffMadisonBooks Twitter: https://twitter.com/Bernice_Fischer (more...)

KidsEmail.org Enlists as Data Privacy Day Champion and Commits to Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling TrustKidsEmail.org Enlists as Data Privacy Day Champion and Commits to Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

Today KidsEmail.org announced that it is now a Champion of Data Privacy Day (DPD). As a DPD Champion, KidsEmail.org recognizes and supports the principle that organizations, businesses and government all share the responsibility of being conscientious stewards of personal information by respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust. (more...)

D-Link Helps Tech the Halls with Tips for a Fun, Safe and Trouble-Free Holiday SeasonD-Link Helps Tech the Halls with Tips for a Fun, Safe and Trouble-Free Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ 'Tisthe season for crowded malls packed with holiday shoppers, spectacles of twinkling lights, and festive celebrations with family and friends at home and afar. In preparation for this very busy and most wonderful time of the year, D-Link is offering several tech tips to help make this holiday season fun, safe and trouble-free, from controlling the holiday lights remotely with your phone to keeping an eye on the house and the holiday packages delivered to your doorstep while you're away. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: ON THE TOWN with the Hilarious Jackie Hoffman- Episode 8!BWW TV Exclusive: ON THE TOWN with the Hilarious Jackie Hoffman- Episode 8!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2014

Just before On The Town began previews on Broadway, the show's cast and creative team gathered at Ars Nova for the kind of comic relief that only Jackie Hoffman can provide. No one is safe in this uproarious, very special edition of Hoffman's one-woman show! BroadwayWorld will be bringing you nine episodes from the invitation-only event, and you can check out Episode 8, 'Nobody Will Benefit from This Evening,' below. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: ON THE TOWN with the Hilarious Jackie Hoffman- Episode 7!BWW TV Exclusive: ON THE TOWN with the Hilarious Jackie Hoffman- Episode 7!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 18, 2014

Just before On The Town began previews on Broadway, the show's cast and creative team gathered at Ars Nova for the kind of comic relief that only Jackie Hoffman can provide. No one is safe in this uproarious, very special edition of Hoffman's one-woman show! BroadwayWorld will be bringing you nine episodes from the invitation-only event, and you can check out Episode 7, 'We Have Jews in the Car,' below. (more...)

Verde Pointe Dental and Marietta Vet Clinic Host Raffle Benefitting Local Shelter PetsVerde Pointe Dental and Marietta Vet Clinic Host Raffle Benefitting Local Shelter Pets
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2014

Verde Pointe Dental and Marietta Vet Clinic are no Strangers to raising money for local shelter animals. Drs. Kirk Kimmerling DDS, Suzanna Aguilera DMD, Garrick McGrath DMD and Julian Peckich DVM are dedicated in making a difference for shelter pets of Cobb County. The dentist and veterinarian professional offices are donating 100% of the raffle proceeds to Tigg Neuter Project. (more...)

RICK SPRINGFIELD: STRIPPED DOWN Set for the Hobby Center, 2/6RICK SPRINGFIELD: STRIPPED DOWN Set for the Hobby Center, 2/6
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2014

The Grammy award-winning musician, actor and New York Times bestselling author, Rick Springfield debuted his solo performance in Houston earlier this year and will return to the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, Zilkha Hall on Friday, February 6, 2015 at 8PM. This intimate performance includes music, storytelling and a special question and answer session with the audience. (more...)

Westport Country Playhouse to Present Reading of Agatha Christie's THE MOUSETRAP, 12/15Westport Country Playhouse to Present Reading of Agatha Christie's THE MOUSETRAP, 12/15
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2014

Agatha Christie's classic whodunit, 'The Mousetrap,' will be presented as a Script in Hand playreading at Westport Country Playhouse, on Monday, December 15, at 7 p.m. Director is Anne Keefe, Playhouse associate artist and curator of the playreading series. Tickets are $15 each. (more...)

Alex Beh's WARREN Now Available on Vimeo On DemandAlex Beh's WARREN Now Available on Vimeo On Demand
by Movies News Desk - Dec 8, 2014

Watson Pictures and Full Circle Films announced today the release of Alex Beh's film WARREN exclusively on Vimeo On Demand (vimeo.com/ondemand/Warren) and then will be available for rental and purchase on iTunes, Amazon, and Google Play afterwards. (more...)

Rick Springfield to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 2/26Rick Springfield to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 2/26
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2014

?Musician, actor and New York Times Best-Selling Author, Rick Springfield will take his acclaimed "Stripped Down" solo acoustic show to The Ridgefield Playhouse on Thursday, February 26, at 8 p.m. (more...)

Photo Flash: OSF's INTO THE WOODS Celebrates Opening at the WallisPhoto Flash: OSF's INTO THE WOODS Celebrates Opening at the Wallis
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2014

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts (aka 'The Wallis') presents the Oregon Shakespeare Festival's critically acclaimed production of the Tony Award-winning musical Into the Woods for a limited 24-performance engagement through December 21, 2014 at the Bram Goldsmith Theater. Into the Woods, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine, is directed by Amanda Dehnert. Dehnert also serves as the production's musical director, which creates a uniquely visionary and harmonious theatrical experience. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening night festivities below! (more...)

Wren's "First Kiss" Overtakes World Cup Campaigns as The Most Viewed Campaign of 2014Wren's "First Kiss" Overtakes World Cup Campaigns as The Most Viewed Campaign of 2014
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

Wren, a small fashion brand, surprised the industry by producing the most viewed campaign of 2014, overshadowing World Cup campaigns from Nike and Samsung. "First Kiss," an unbranded video showing the first kisses between ten sets of Strangers, garnered a True Reach of 156.6 million views, 23.1 million views more than last year's top campaign, Dove's "Real Beauty Sketches." The apparel brand's campaign is one of only 19 campaigns to ever surpass 100 million views. (more...)

Anna Chlumsky, Richard Thomas to Join Cast of Broadway's YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOUAnna Chlumsky, Richard Thomas to Join Cast of Broadway's YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU
by TV News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

Anna Chlumsky will take over for Rose Byrne in the hit Broadway revival of YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU. The two-time Emmy nominated actress will be joined by Richard Thomas, who will replace Mark Linn-Baker. (more...)

Essential Theatre Group to Present Bryony Lavery's FROZEN in JanuaryEssential Theatre Group to Present Bryony Lavery's FROZEN in January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

Essential Theatre Group (producing director Tony Lance) and Cornice Productions (Terra Mackintosh, Matt Renskers, Ryan Krause and Kimille Howard) will present Bryony Lavery's Frozen for a limited engagement, January 14-30, 2015 (more...)

Jackalope to Continue Season with Christopher Shinn's FOUR; Cast & Crew Announced!Jackalope to Continue Season with Christopher Shinn's FOUR; Cast & Crew Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

Jackalope's 7th season continues with Four, written by Christopher Shinn, directed by Nate Silver, with the full cast and production team announced below. The show runs February 19 - March 28, 2015 at Broadway Armory Park, 5917 N Broadway. Tickets are available January 1 via jackalopetheatre.org. (more...)

NEW YORK LIVE ARTS' Live Artery Kicks Off 1/8NEW YORK LIVE ARTS' Live Artery Kicks Off 1/8
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

New York Live Arts has announced the schedule for Live Artery 2015, a four-day event at New York Live Arts connecting dance and body-based artists with curators, presenters and the public. Presented during the annual Association of Performing Arts Presenters conference, Live Artery 2015 will feature two full theater remounts; excerpts from two recently premiered works and an excerpt from one forthcoming premiere work by 2014-15 New York Live Arts commissioned artists; and a work-in-progress showing by the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company (New York Live Arts' Resident Dance Company). (more...)

PlayWith for iPhone Helps People Find Fitness PartnersPlayWith for iPhone Helps People Find Fitness Partners
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

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VIDEO: Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett Sing Medley of Songs from 'Cheek to Cheek' on TONIGHTVIDEO: Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett Sing Medley of Songs from 'Cheek to Cheek' on TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - Dec 18, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, music guest Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga performed a medley of the songs 'Cheek to Cheek' and 'It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)' (more...)

Comedy Dynamics Announces Partnership with SF SketchfestComedy Dynamics Announces Partnership with SF Sketchfest
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2014

New comedy channel Comedy Dynamics is happy to announce its first partnership with SF Sketchfest. In addition to being a major sponsor, (along with Funny or Die, SF Weekly and others), Comedy Dynamics will also be represented on the ground by President Brian Volk-Weiss, who will be a featured panelist at the 14th Annual Festival. Other highlights of SF Sketchfest include: A Tribute to This is Spinal Tap creators Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, and Harry Shearer, 'Weird Al' Yankovic in conversation with the Nerdist Chris Hardwick and a Newsradio 20th Anniversary cast reunion. (more...)

ALL OUR HAPPY DAYS ARE STUPID Begins in February at The KitchenALL OUR HAPPY DAYS ARE STUPID Begins in February at The Kitchen
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2014

The Kitchen and McSweeney's present the long overdue U.S. premiere of New York Times bestselling novelist Sheila Heti's only play All Our Happy Days Are Stupid, which was first commissioned in 2001, but, until last year, never produced. Under the direction of Jordan Tannahill with Erin Brubacher, Heti's writing is brought to life by a cast of 13 multi-disciplinary performers who also sing original songs by Dan Bejar (The New Pornographers, Destroyer). (more...)

Sundance to showcase 3 live action virtual reality experiences by Felix and Paul Studios at 2015 Film FestivalSundance to showcase 3 live action virtual reality experiences by Felix and Paul Studios at 2015 Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

Montreal-based Felix and Paul Studios, a leading producer of cinematic live action virtual reality content, has been invited to showcase three groundbreaking virtual reality experiences in the New Frontier exhibition at the upcoming 2015 Sundance Film Festival. (more...)

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for December 17th, 2014'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for December 17th, 2014
by Paul W. Thompson - Dec 17, 2014

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. Two weeks of voting left for the BroadwayWorld Chicago Awards! The 'Annie' film and 'The Merry Widow' open, 'Patsy Cline' extends, 'Sherlock Holmes' sings, 'Cupid' has a heart, and MCL Chicago, Drury Lane Oakbrook and Black Ensemble Theater plan new works for 2015, including 'Beaches' and a tribute to Roger Ebert! (more...)

Vault Festival Announces Additional Line-Up and Festival For KidsVault Festival Announces Additional Line-Up and Festival For Kids
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

VAULT Festival today announces a programme of exciting events alongside its return to the Leake Street tunnels. The six-week cultural festival in the labyrinthine tunnel network in Waterloo, opens on 28th January 2015 for six frenetic weeks. (more...)

FERRIS BUELLER, SAVING PRIVATE RYAN Among 2014 Additions to National Film RegistryFERRIS BUELLER, SAVING PRIVATE RYAN Among 2014 Additions to National Film Registry
by Movies News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

The horrors of war, the heroism of sacrifice, a vaudeville pioneer, the devil and a master of the macabre represent the diversity of an elite selection of films recognized for their cultural, historic or aesthetic significance. (more...)

Film, Events & New Frontier Installations Set for 2015 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVALFilm, Events & New Frontier Installations Set for 2015 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL
by Movies News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

Sundance Institute today announced the addition of 10 films, events and New Frontier installations to the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, January 22 to February 1 in Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden and Sundance, Utah. (more...)

Paul Vincent O'Connor, Fiona O'Shaughnessy, Dan Donohue and More to Star in THE NIGHT ALIVE at Geffen PlayhousePaul Vincent O'Connor, Fiona O'Shaughnessy, Dan Donohue and More to Star in THE NIGHT ALIVE at Geffen Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

The Geffen Playhouse announces the cast for its West Coast premiere production of Conor McPherson's The Night Alive, helmed by Geffen Playhouse Artistic Director Randall Arney. This production will feature Paul Vincent O'Connor (August: Osage County at the National Theatre, London), Fiona O'Shaughnessy (Utopia), Dan Donohue (The Lion King on Broadway), Denis Arndt (Basic Instinct), and Peter O'Meara (Band of Brothers). (more...)

NBC Announces Debut Dates for Midseason Dramas, Comedies and Event SeriesNBC Announces Debut Dates for Midseason Dramas, Comedies and Event Series
by TV News Desk - Dec 12, 2014

NBC has announced premiere dates for its burgeoning midseason schedule — dramas “The Blacklist,” “Allegiance, “Night Shift,” “A.D.” and “Odyssey,” event series “The Slap,” and comedies “One Big Happy” and “Undateable.” (more...)

Jen Heney Named Winner of LIVE's #liveAOK ContestJen Heney Named Winner of LIVE's #liveAOK Contest
by TV News Desk - Dec 12, 2014

On today's “LIVE with Kelly and Michael,” hosts Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan announced Jen Heney of Columbus, Ohio as the grand prize winner of “#liveAOK,” (more...)

GHOST QUARTET to Make Manhattan Premiere at McKittrick Hotel in JanuaryGHOST QUARTET to Make Manhattan Premiere at McKittrick Hotel in January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

The McKittrick Hotel (530 W 27th Street, New York, NY), home of Sleep No More, is pleased to announce that it will present the Manhattan premiere of the thrilling song cycle Ghost Quartet by Obie Award winner Dave Malloy for eight performances only beginning January 5, 2015 through January 18. Ghost Quartet, performed by Malloy alongside Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812 alums Brittain Ashford, Gelsey Bell and cellist Brent Arnold, and directed by Annie Tippe, is a vibrant theatrical presentation of the ensemble's debut album, also called 'Ghost Quartet.' Tickets for Ghost Quartet are $45-$65 and available at events.mckittrickhotel.com/ghostquartet. (more...)

Brett Dennan to Play Solo Acoustic Show at the Fox, 2/8Brett Dennan to Play Solo Acoustic Show at the Fox, 2/8
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

?Z2 Entertainment is proud to present Brett Dennen with Special Guests at the Fox Theatre on Sunday, February 8th, 2015. (more...)

Drama Book Shop to Launch COLLECTIVE:10 ANTHOLOGY, 12/16Drama Book Shop to Launch COLLECTIVE:10 ANTHOLOGY, 12/16
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

The Collective NY is launching VOL.2 of The COLLECTIVE:10 ANTHOLOGY on Tuesday, December 16 at the Drama Book Shop. The anthology contains the 12 original short plays that premiered as part of the 2nd annual Collective:10 this past October. It also includes a special forward by Emmy-recognized actor and director Susan Aston (Actor and Director, The Actors Studio). (more...)

Vincent Sessa's BODY OF WORDS Begins 1/1 at TNCVincent Sessa's BODY OF WORDS Begins 1/1 at TNC
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

'Body of Words' by Vincent Sessa is set in a rented bungalow on a deserted stretch of beach on a summer night into morning. Two Strangers meet -- a rugged, powerful middle-aged man and a young, athletic man who might be a student. A sexual contract is established between them but suspicion and violence ensue. Yet by morning an inseparable bond has joined the men together and they are changed forever. The play is evocative of the homecoming of Odysseus. The author, Vincent Sessa, is known for profoundly nuanced plays about men and women in personal, often political struggle. Theater for the New City will present the play's premiere run January 1 to 25, 2015, directed by John Michael DiResta. (more...)

PILGRIMS MUSA AND SHERI IN THE NEW WORLD to Open 55454 SERIESPILGRIMS MUSA AND SHERI IN THE NEW WORLD to Open 55454 SERIES
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2014

Launching the 55454 SERIES, Africans and Muslims in America, is PILGRIMS MUSA AND SHERI IN THE NEW WORLD by acclaimed playwright Egyptian-born Yussef El Guindi. Smart and funny, this winner of the American Theatre Critics' Steinberg New American Play Award is a comic love story centering on a Muslim immigrant who falls in love with an American non-Muslim woman, after immigrating to the US for an arranged marriage with an American Muslim. Hailed as '...a comic charmer and a humane reminder that most of us are pilgrims of one kind or another in this big, complicated, rewarding land we share,' by The Seattle Times, PILGRIMS MUSA AND SHERI... is the perfect opener for Mixed Blood's Series, named after its zip code, which will continue into spring. (more...)

Bookworks Presents Today's Shelf Awareness for ReadersBookworks Presents Today's Shelf Awareness for Readers
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2014

Like last year, 2014 has been good for music books, particularly as musicians of a certain age decide it's time for a memoir (or a biographer decides for them). Illustrious guitarist/vocalist George Benson has, with Alan Goldsher, written George Benson: The Autobiography (Da Capo, $25.99), an account that will have you humming 'Masquerade' while you read. David Ritz has written more than 50 books, many of them as ghostwriter for musicians. After collaborating with Aretha Franklin for From These Roots, he has come out with an unauthorized biography--Respect (Little, Brown, $30), a dramatic and definitive study of the Queen. Listening to Aretha, from 'Chain of Fools' to 'Nessun Dorma,' is a must go-with. (more...)

BWW Recap: Love is in the Airport on a New Holiday Episode of NEW GIRLBWW Recap: Love is in the Airport on a New Holiday Episode of NEW GIRL
by Jennifer McHugh - Dec 10, 2014

I'm not going to lie, Jess's holiday musical featuring her students was the most enticing holiday show I have seen in my life. Vengeance against Santa for the amputation of the Gingerman's arm? I'm serious… how can we make this happen? (more...)

Deluxe Collector's Edition of Chrome Box  ReturnsDeluxe Collector's Edition of Chrome Box Returns
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2014

The monumental 1982 vinyl box set from San Francisco art rock legends Chrome gets revisited with this deluxe reissue to be released December 2 by Cleopatra Records. This limited edition piece contains the original 6 LPs of the band's most mind-blowing albums including 1977's Alien Soundtracks, 1979's Half Machine Lip Moves, and 1981's Blood On The Moon along with the rare No Humans Allowed compilation and the two Chronicles LPs. (more...)

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