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Majestic Theatre (New York, NY)
245 West 44th St.

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From the screenplay Some Like It Hot by Billy Wilder and I. A. L. Diamond


Based on a story by Robert Thoeren


Special Free Screening of Carlisle Floyd and Hal Prince's: WILLIE STARK
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

The Paley Center for Media in New York City (25 WEST 52ND ST., NYC) will screen the complete 1981 PBS Great Performances telecast of WILLIE STARK starring Timothy Nolen on Saturday, February 25, from 1 to 3:30 pm. (more...)

California State University Long Beach Grapples With Race In THE BUBBLY BLACK GIRL SHEDS HER CHAMELEON SKIN
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

California State University Long Beach (CSULB) Theatre Arts presents The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, with book, music and lyrics by Kirsten Childs and directed by Dr. Jaye Austin Williams. (more...)

Thaw Out the Winter Chill at The Meatpacking District's 4th Annual Open Market
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

With an atmosphere resembling both a lavish soiree and an intimate block-party, Open Market is a celebration of the Meatpacking District's business community. (more...)

Diversionary Announces the World Premiere of BALLAST
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

This May Diversionary asks audiences this question with the World Premiere of BALLAST by Georgette Kelly, a highly poetic exploration of the waking and dream lives of two trans and cisgender couples as they come to terms with the new lives they find themselves in. (more...)

New Study Shows That Early Birds Make Healthier Food Choices Than Night Owls
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

SILVER SPRING, MD - Benjamin Franklin famously extolled the virtues of early risers saying, 'early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise' and a new study out today adds scientific data to the claim that morning people may in fact be healthier. By comparing 'morning type' people with 'evening type' people, researchers found that morning people ate more balanced foods overall and ate earlier in the day. Published in Obesity, the scientific journal of The Obesity Society (TOS), this is the first study of its kind to examine what and when people with different internal time clocks eat, including macronutrients like carbohydrates, protein and fat. (more...)

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Jennifer L. Nelson
by Elliot Lanes - Feb 23, 2017

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BRIGHT STAR's A.J. Shively to Lead Reading of New Musical CONRACK at York Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

The York Theatre Company, dedicated to the development of new musicals and the preservation of musical gems from the past, in association with Quill Entertainment Company, as part of its acclaimed Developmental Reading Series, will present the staged reading of the new musical Conrack, based on the novel The Water Is Wide by Pat Conroy, with music by Lee Pockriss, book by Granville Wyche Burgess, lyrics by Anne Croswell, additional music by Doug Katsaros, and additional lyrics by Granville Wyche Burgess. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 2/14/2017 - 2/21/2017
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Joshua James, Shawn Mullins, Murder Mystery and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces legendary guitarist Robby Krieger of the Doors, folk-rock artist Joshua James' album release show and more. (more...)

GameTime Sports Drink Launches First Ever Alkaline Water Sports Drink
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ GameTime HYDRATION, Inc., the parent company of GameTime Sports Drink announces the launch of the first ever line of alkaline water sports drinks on February 15, 2017. The initial line includes a water alongside three flavored drinks including Punch, Lime and Mango, infused with minerals and vitamins for a crisp, clean taste. The patented product is the first of its kind to use alkaline water to keep consumers hydrated in a completely all natural and healthy drink, elevating the standards of sports drinks. (more...)

Pop-Tarts' Caf' Pops Up In Times Square With A Spin On New York Dishes
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Pop-Tarts is taking tastes way beyond the toaster, with sweet twists on classic New York dishes and young adult favorites like pizza, cheesecake and burritos. For a limited time, fans can experience the popular toaster pastries in these totally unexpected ways when Kellogg's NYC restaurant in Times Square is transformed into Pop-Tarts Caf from February 21 through February 26. (more...)

Vancouver International Burlesque Festival Gets Spicy and Sweet for 2017!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

The Vancouver International Burlesque Festival (VIBF) returns this year with a lineup that is sure to tantalize and thrill. For the 12th year in a row, the VIBF will welcome world-class burlesque performers to its stage and is proud to announce headliners Poison Ivory and Bazuka Joe. (more...)

Kidz Bop Announces All New 2017 'Best Time Ever' Tour
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

KIDZ BOP fans, get ready for the best news ever! The #1 music brand for kids has partnered with Live Nation Entertainment to announce the ALL-NEW KIDZ BOP 'Best Time Ever' tour, sponsored by Juicy Juice Splashers. (more...)

Los Lonely Boys, Kris Kristofferson and More Coming Up This March at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

The following acts are performing at City Winery Chicago (1200 W. Randolph St) throughout the month of March. (more...)

Celebrate National Margarita Day This Wednesday with Recipes by Celebrity Caterer Andrea Correale
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

This National Margarita Day (Wednesday, February 22nd), spice up your hump day with a refreshing cold one frozen or on the rocks - because let's be honest, who couldn't use a reason to drink Tequila in the middle of the work week?! Celebrity caterer Andrea Correale of Elegant Affairs has created four fun and refreshing Margarita recipes that will have you singing ole this Wednesday. (more...)

The Playgroup Bids Boca Raton a GOOD MOURNING
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2017

The Playgroup, LLC is proud to present the second production of its second season at the Willow Theatre at Sugar Sand Park in Boca Raton, GOOD MOURNING, written by Steve Waverly and directed by Joyce Sweeney. Somewhere between denial and anger….there's comedy. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: THE LITTLE DOG LAUGHED Is A Hollywood Fairy Tale Looking At The Choices We Make. Love and Truth Or Money and Image?
by Jade Kops - Feb 18, 2017

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The Funk & Soul Weekender Announces Full Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

Soundcrash are excited to finally announce the full lineup to the amazing Funk & Soul Weekender. After a sellout first year, they are back this May with an unmissable programme of funk and soul artists past and present. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief February 17th, 2017 - COME FROM AWAY, CRAZY FOR YOU and More!
by Jessica Khan - Feb 17, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! This weekend's big news: COME FROM AWAY and CRAZY FOR YOU open on Sunday! (more...)

AT LAST: THE ETTA JAMES STORY Starring Vika Bull And The Essential R&B Band To Tour Spring 2017
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

The smash-hit show, At Last - The Etta James Story, is set to tour this spring starring the sensational Vika Bull; marking its UK debut on the 28th March 2017 when it opens at Liverpool's Epstein Theatre. (more...)

Ami Brabson to Bring PHENOMENAL WOMAN to Westminster Arts Center at Bloomfield College
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

NiCori Studios and Productions announces Ami Brabson's one woman cabaret show, PHENOMENAL WOMAN, which will be featured as the grand finale of the black history month events at the Westminster Arts Center at Bloomfield College in Bloomfield, NJ.   (more...)

Barry Johns Potter Releases 'Understanding Type II Diabetes: The Chemistry of Diabetes'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

Barry Johns Potter, a devoted writer and author, has completed his new book 'Understanding Type II Diabetes: The Chemistry of Diabetes': a gripping and informative guidebook to bettering oneself, improving health and beating diabetes. Read along as the author explains his own personal experience with the disease and how he has overcome many obstacles. (more...)

Sugar, Butter, Sara Bareilles?! WAITRESS Composer Will Make Her Broadway Debut
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

After announcing on Twitter last night that she had a big announcement to share on the TODAY show, the WAITRESS composer/lyricist has announced that she is coming out from the wings onto the stage of the hit Broadway show. (more...)

Girl Scout Cookie Shakes Debut at P'unk Burger for a Good Cause
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

East Passyunk's organic burger, fries and milkshake shop announces five new limited edition cookie shakes inspired by your favorite Girl Scout cookies. (more...)

WONDERLAND Gets a Rock & Roll Makeover at ATC Kids This March
by BroadwayWorld JR - Feb 16, 2017

The Atlantic for Kids 2016/2017 Season will resume Saturday, March 4 with the family rock concert meets live theater adventure Wonderland: Alice's Rock & Roll Adventure, a New York premiere musical based on Lewis Carroll's beloved Alice and Wonderland tales, featuring book and lyrics by Rachel Rockwell, music and lyrics by Michael Mahler, and direction by Marshall Pailet. (more...)

BWW Review: BORN YESTERDAY at Asolo Repertory Theatre
by Carolan Trbovich - Feb 16, 2017

In its 58th season, the enchanting Asolo Repertory Theatre hit the ball out of the park with its staging of Born Yesterday. Many will remember the 1950 film version staring Broderick Crawford as Harry Brock, the controlling, corrupt business tycoon, playing Sugar daddy to love interest Billie Dawn, portrayed by Judy Holliday. Miss Holliday was honored with an Academy Award for Best Actress, reprising her role from the 1946 Broadway production by Garson Kanin. (more...)

Sturgill Simpson Unveils Official 'All Around You' Music Video
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

The official music video for Sturgill Simpson's “All Around You” is premiering today and can now be viewed (more...)

BWW Review: Crazy For You, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at Trinity Rep
by Andria Tieman - Feb 15, 2017

Shakespeare can be a hard sell sometimes. His plays are long, they're frequently hard to understand, and often going to one seems like something you should do, rather than something you want to do. Well, Trinity Rep's production of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM is the spoonful of Sugar that makes the cultural medicine go down. Every detail of the sets and the costumes of this production is so well thought out that they create the perfect mashup of 1980's high school culture, which suits the storyline of the play to a T. After all, so many of Shakespeare's plays are about teenagers in love, why not set them at a prom in the 80's? Similar to Beowulf earlier this season, the cast and crew hold absolutely nothing back and this production is a cascade of color, glitter and Aqua Net with some excellent musical choices that need to be on their own mixtape. (more...)

Viola Davis, Lee Daniels & More Set for 2017 BET PRESENTS THE AMERICAN BLACK FILM FESTIVAL HONORS
by TV News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

BET Networks and American Black Film Festival (ABFF)'s BET PRESENTS THE AMERICAN BLACK FILM FESTIVAL HONORS is thrilled to announce that Viola Davis, Lee Daniels, Common, Morris Chestnut and Omari Hardwick are confirmed to present during the annual ceremony taping (more...)

Global YouTube Sensation Dan TDM Set For North American Tour
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Kids across America will have a night to call their own when Dan TDM, one of the world's biggest YouTube creators, embarks on his first North American tour this Spring, announced today. (more...)

SkinnyPop' Launches New Microwave Popcorn And Popcorn Cakes
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

SkinnyPop Popcorn, anchor brand to Amplify Snack Brands, Inc. ("Amplify" or the "Company") (NYSE:BETR) and a pioneer in the better-for-you, ready-to-eat popcorn category, is extending its brand beliefs of simple, transparent ingredients and great taste to new categories. New SkinnyPop Popcorn Cakes, Popcorn Mini Cakes and Microwave Popcorn are rolling out nationwide this month, giving consumers new ways to enjoy their snack-time favorites. (more...)

Ben & Jerry's New 2017 Pints Dig Deep into Indulgence
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

BURLINGTON, Vt., Feb. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Ben & Jerry's fans looking for the latest in daring flavors will be delighted to discover six new tasty treats developed by the company's outrageous Flavor Gurus. Whether dairy-less or dairy-full, these new, incredibly indulgent ice cream and Non-Dairy Frozen Dessert flavors are full of the chunks and swirls fans have come to expect. The new lineup includes three traditional ice cream pint flavors and three Vegan Certified, Non-Dairy flavors made with almond milk. (more...)

siggi's Launches Deliciously Rich Triple Cream Yogurt
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

siggi's, the fastest-growing U.S. yogurt brand for the past three years and maker of Icelandic-style yogurt with simple ingredients and not a lot of Sugar, announced today its latest product innovation, Triple Cream yogurt. Debuting exclusively at select retailers nationwide this month and more widely in July, the new, deliciously rich and creamy snack will be available in three satisfying flavors: raspberry, vanilla and lemon. (more...)

Sarah Ruhl, Rebecca Taichman to Chat 'A HAPPY MARRIAGE' as Part of LCT's Platform Series
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Lincoln Center Theater Platform Series, a forum for public discussion between Lincoln Center Theater artists and theatergoers, continues on Wednesday, March 8, with HOW TO TRANSCEND A HAPPY MARRIAGE author Sarah Ruhl and director Rebecca Taichman. (more...)

Performances of Arin Arbus' Production of Thornton Wilder's THE SKIN OF OUR TEETH Begin Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Theatre for a New Audience (Jeffrey Horowitz, Founding Artistic Director) presents director Arin Arbus's new staging of Thornton Wilder's tragicomic masterpiece The Skin of Our Teethtonight, February 14, through March 19 at Polonsky Shakespeare Center(262 Ashland Place), TFANA's state-of-the-art permanent home in the heart of the Brooklyn Cultural District. (more...)

Anat Cohen, John Waite, Robbie Fulks and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Israeli multi-reed bandleader Anat Conat and her critically acclaimed international Trio Brasileiro, English musician John Waite (1984's 'Missing You'), recent Grammy nominee and Chicagoan Robbie Fulks and more. (more...)

Ready-to-use Organic Tahini Launches at Whole Foods
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Rushdi Foods Industries, Ltd., launched Mighty Sesame Co., a creamy, patent-pending tahini condiment in a ready-to-use, squeezable bottle. The high-protein, organic and vegan spread just landed in 26 Whole Foods supermarkets in New York in January. (more...)

The New NESTEA' Hits Retail Shelves in the U.S.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Delivering on consumers' changing needs, NESTEA officially unveiled today its new brand proposition, set to hit retail shelves in the U.S. this month. The reinvention is aimed at enhancing the position of NESTEA in the rapidly expanding, $4.5 billion ready-to-drink tea category. (more...)

Thaw Out the Winter Chill at The Meatpacking District's 4th Annual Open Market
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

With an atmosphere resembling both a lavish soiree and an intimate block-party, Open Market is a celebration of the Meatpacking District's business community. (more...)

Global YouTube Sensation Dan TDM Set For North American Tour
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

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Additional Cast Announced for New Live-Action Series MARVEL'S CLOAK & DAGGER
by TV News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Freeform and Marvel today announced six new series regulars for its highly anticipated series, MARVEL'S CLOAK & DAGGER a live-action adaptation of the popular Marvel comic. (more...)

ArtsWest Announces MILK LIKE SUGAR
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

ArtsWest has just announced MILK LIKE Sugar, Kirsten Greenidge's award-winning play about about young women and the intersection of class, race and opportunity. MILK LIKE Sugar opens at the ArtsWest Playhouse and Gallery on March 2, performing Thursday through Sunday until March 25.   (more...)

IHOP' Restaurants Introduce Sugar, Spice & Everything Nice Bakery-Inspired Breakfast Items
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

Known for revolutionizing breakfast favorites, IHOP restaurants is using popular bakery flavors as inspiration for its latest line-up of limited time menu delights. 'Sugar, Spice & Everything Nice,' a trio of offerings that blends craveable ingredients into freshly made signature IHOP dishes like French Toast and waffles, is available all day, every day and as part of a combo meal with choice of eggs, bacon, sausage or ham, and more starting Monday, February 13 at participating IHOP restaurants* nationwide. (more...)

Fit Food Finds: Your VALENTINE'S DAY Chocolates
by Marina Kennedy - Feb 13, 2017

We have some interesting information for our Fit Food Finds readers who plan to indulge in chocolate Valentine's Day treats. (more...)

New Season of SPRING BAKING CHAMPIONSHIP Premieres on Food Network, 3/12
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

The sweetest and most decadent competition of the season is back with even more flavor and fun on the return of SPRING BAKING CHAMPIONSHIP, with back-to-back new episodes beginning on Sunday, March 12th at 9pm ET/PT on Food Network. (more...)

Sturgil Simpson Wins Best Country Album at 59TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

Sturgill Simpson won Best Country Album at last night's 59th Annual Grammy Awards for his acclaimed third full-length album, A Sailor's Guide To Earth. (more...)

NAACP Awards Announces Full List of Winners Following Live Broadcast
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2017

The winners of the "48th NAACP Image Awards" were announced tonight during the live broadcast from Pasadena Civic Auditorium which aired on TV One. The two-hour live special was hosted by Anthony Anderson. There was a live pre-show from the red carpet hosted by Nischelle Turner and Terrence Jenkins including Tai Beauchamp and Chris Spencer as special correspondents. (more...)

Beyonce and HIDDEN FIGURES Among Winners of Non-Televised NAACP Image Awards
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2017

The winners of the "48th NAACP Image Awards" in the non-televised categories were announced during a gala dinner celebration that took place Friday, February 10, 2017, at the Pasadena Conference Center - the event was hosted by Erica Ash and Deon Cole. (more...)

The Temptations and The Four Tops to Play bergenPAC in March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents The Temptations and The Four Tops part of the Kundert Volvo Concert Series-Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 8PM. (more...)

Showtime to Release Documentary ERIC CLAPTON: A LIFE IN 12 BARS in 2018
by TV News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

Showtime Documentary Films will release the new documentary ERIC CLAPTON: A LIFE IN 12 BARS, an unflinching and deeply personal journey into the life of the legendary musician. (more...)

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