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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


American Lyric Theater and The Morgan Library & Museum Present ALT Alumni in Concert
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

American Lyric Theater (ALT) and The Morgan Library & Museum present ALT Alumni: Composers & Librettists in Concert on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 3pm at The Morgan Library & Museum in the Gilder Lehrman Hall, 225 Madison Avenue, NYC.  (more...)

Gate Theatre Announces Full Casting for World Premiere of ASSATA TAUGHT ME
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

???????Gate Theatre, Notting Hill today announces the full cast for its world premiere production of Assata Taught Me, the debut play by Kalungi Ssebandeke which tells the story of an imagined friendship between Assata Shakur, former Black Panther and the FBI's most wanted woman, and her pupil in Cuba. (more...)

Claudia María Villaseñor Releases 'Tu salud está en tus manos'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

After finishing her studies in holistic nutrition and visiting Mexico often, Claudia María Villaseñor realized that Mexicans and Latinos in general were facing major health issues and their children have the largest obese population in the world. Villaseñor decided to try to change the fate of these children, which are developing adult diseases in their childhood by educating parents so that they would feed children with less Sugar and chemicals and more nutrition. It inspired her to write 'Tu salud está en tus manos' (published by Balboa Press). (more...)

Photo Flash: GoldiSocks and Her Three Bears Bring Fairytales of Drag to Gorilla Tango Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

923816Gorilla Tango Originals presents its newest offering: 'GoldiSocks and Her Three Bears' Fabulous Fairy Tales of Drag,' written by Heather Branham Green, directed by Chris McGriff, which performs Fridays at 9:30pm, April 7 - May 26, 2017, at Gorilla Tango Theatre (1919 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago IL 60647). (more...)

Connie Johnson Announces 'Sugar Daddy'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Connie Johnson, a devoted writer and author, has completed her new book 'Sugar Daddy': a gripping and potent story that delves into a life unheard of; a life built on societal and family corruption. (more...)

Lewis University's Philip Lynch Theatre to Cast a Spell with A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

The PLT brings to the stage one of Shakespeare's most popular romantic comedies, A Midsummer Night's Dream. (more...)

BWW Review: Kennedy Center Hosts Palestinian Artist Raeda Taha's WHERE CAN I FIND SOMEONE LIKE YOU, ALI?
by Andrew White - Mar 27, 2017

For years the word "Palestinian" has been synonymous with terror; it hasn't occurred to the mainstream media that beyond the headlines, and just out of the camera's view, are families-many of them now fatherless-struggling to survive and maintain their identity in a world that has grown increasingly hostile to their very existence. Raeda Taha's brilliant autobiographical one-woman show, 'Where Can I Find Someone Like You, Ali?,' provides us with a narrative that is as timely as it is necessary. (more...)

GOLDISOCKS AND HER THREE BEARS Tell Fabulous Tales of Drag Queens, Bears, and Shade, Oh My!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Has this administration got you down? Tired of folks telling you which bathroom to use? LGBTQ friends rejoice - this show lets you exercise your rights as patriots to resist, stand up, and be counted (while looking fabulous doing it)! (more...)

BWW REVIEW: CRIMES OF THE HEART Uncovers The Magrath Sisters' Unspoken Secrets With Heart And Humour
by Jade Kops - Mar 25, 2017

Beth Henley's 1981 Pulitzer Prize winning CRIMES OF THE HEART delves into the tragedy riddled lives of three sisters, highlighting the importance of remembering that people have their own secret stories and not everything is as they first appear. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief March 24th, 2017 - SWEAT, VANITY FAIR and More!
by Jessica Khan - Mar 24, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! This weekend's big news: SWEAT opens on Broadway this Sunday, and the world premiere of VANITY FAIR starts tonight Off-Broadway! (more...)

Cold Brew is Hot - the New Way to Brew Coffee Predicted to Take Off this Spring/Summer
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Cold brew is the latest craze to capture the imagination of coffee aficionados worldwide. Cold brew differs from iced coffee in one important way: iced coffee is made hot, then chilled. Cold brew never comes into contact with heat. The flavour is slowly extracted using cold water, a process delivering a naturally sweeter taste. (more...)

CLYBOURNE PARK Coming to Centaur Theatre This April
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Centaur Theatre presents the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Clybourne Park, written by American playwright, Bruce Norris, from April 4 to 30, 2017. (more...)

House of Yes and Ministry of Sound to Present CANDYLAND with Joey Negro
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

House of Yes and Ministry of Sound present CANDYLAND with disco and house legend Joey Negro on Friday, March 31st. The night is guaranteed to shine a candy-colored glow and transport guests to a world filled with sweet treats, irresistible temptations, and countless candy bites. (more...)

Dylan's Candy Bar to Curate Wonderful Concoctions for Broadway's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Famed chocolatier Willy Wonka, on behalf of producers Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures, Langley Park Productions and Neal Street Productions, announces that Dylan Lauren (via her candy empire Dylan's Candy Bar) will be the official curator of all promotional things digestible, edible and wonderfully tasty for the new Broadway musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. (more...)

The Playwrights Realm Announces 2017 INK'D Festival of New Plays Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

The Playwrights Realm, led by Founding Artistic Director Katherine Kovner and Producing Director Roberta Pereira, announces the lineup for INK'D, their annual festival of new plays. (more...)

BWW TV: Sugar, Butter, Sara! Bareilles and Her New WAITRESS Co-Stars Get Ready for Their Debuts!
by TV - Press Previews - Mar 23, 2017

Multi platinum-selling Grammy and Tony nominated singer-songwriter and New York Times best-selling author Sara Bareilles, who composed the music and lyrics for the hit Broadway show Waitress, will make her Broadway acting debut on March 31 in the lead role of Jenna Hunterson for a limited engagement of 10 weeks, through June 11, 2017. Joining her are TV star Chris Diamantopoulos as Dr. Pomatter, who inspires the expert pie-maker to create an 'I Wanna Play Doctor with my Gynecologist' pie, and beloved Broadway leading man and Tony Award nominee Will Swenson as Earl, Jenna's ne'er-do-well husband. (more...)

BWW Review: A New RAISIN IN THE SUN Is Set to Explode
by Perry Tannenbaum - Mar 23, 2017

Theatre Charlotte's vivid new staging of A RAISIN IN THE SUN reminds us that Lorraine Hansberry's drama was written to show us all the things, good and bad, that can happen to 'a dream deferred.' (more...)

Providence to 'Revel' with The Wilbury Group
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

For one night only, on Saturday, May 6, 2017, Providence's Wilbury Theatre Group will awaken the historic 1927 Industrial National Trust Bank for its annual fundraiser REVEL! A Gala for the Wilbury Group. (more...)

DECLARATION to Embark on UK Tour this Summer
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Declaration examines the faces we wear to fit in and what happens when we are forced to declare our differences. Developed in consultation with medical professionals, ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder) and mental health support groups, Declaration challenges stereotypes with a curious, comic and candid look at ADHD, mental health and diagnosis in the 21st century. (more...)

Morgan James, Rumors and More Coming Up at Daryl's House Club
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Daryl's House Club has announced its upcoming performances in Pawling. Details below! (more...)

Lincoln Center Festival to 'Cross Borders' with 2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Nigel Redden, Lincoln Center Festival Director, today announced the lineup for the 2017 Festival, which runs from July 10 to 30.  This summer, in its 22nd season, the Festival continues to accentuate its mission of globalism by inviting to Lincoln Center artists and companies from many parts of the world who are creating audacious, original, and relevant work. Musicians, actors, writers, directors, filmmakers and dancers from a dozen countries and five continents will animate Lincoln Center's campus venues with bold creations-43 performances packed in a span of three weeks. (more...)

World Premiere of SHARON AND ROMAN Begins Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

This American Blonde Actress and Mississippi Mud Productions announce the world premiere of SHARON AND ROMAN, a new part of the Sharon Tate Quadrilogy beginning with the solo piece SHARON TATE IN HEAVEN, and with four total parts, CHARLIE AND SHARON, SHARON AND MIA (in development), and now the newest, ROMAN AND SHARON, about the marriage of actress and model Sharon Tate and director Roman Polanski. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

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LIGHTS OUT, SKELETON CREW and More Set for People's Light's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

The 2017-2018 Season at People's Light features iconic and intimate stories of heroism and hope, rebellion and romance. (more...)

Cast, Creatives Ready to Roast in BARBECUE at the Lyric Stage
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

The Lyric Stage Company of Boston has announced its cast and creative team for Barbecue by Robert O'Hara, directed by Summer L. Williams and running April 7 - May 7, 2017. (more...)

Review Roundup: American Ballet Theater's WHIPPED CREAM
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

American Ballet Theatre presented the World Premiere of an all-new production of Whipped Cream, a two-act ballet choreographed by Artist in Residence Alexei Ratmansky, with sets and costumes by artist Mark Ryden. It opened on March 15, 2017 at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, California. (more...)

The New Jewish Home Celebrates 8 Remarkable New Yorkers Over 80
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

At its fourth annual Eight Over Eighty benefit gala The New Jewish Home will pay tribute to eight New Yorkers who, in their ninth and tenth decades, continue to live lives of remarkable achievement, vitality and civic engagement. The event, at the Mandarin Oriental New York on Tuesday, April 4, is expected to attract more than 450 guests and raise more than $1 million for the nonprofit's rehabilitation, skilled nursing, and home health care programs, which together serve 12,000 older adults of all faiths and ethnicities each year. (more...)

Duran Duran Announce Additional U.S. and Canadian Dates on 2017 Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Duran Duran have announced additional dates for their 2017 World Tour for this summer, in support of their current album Paper Gods. (more...)

BARBECUE, THE LITTLE FOXES, WOLF HALL and More Set for Epic Theatre Company's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Epic Theatre Company is kicking off its sixth season with a diverse line-up of brand new, innovative and exhilarating work that looks at the relationship between power and the people it affects. (more...)

BWW Blog: - Chris Crowthers - F*ck Off, Seamless. Viva la Cook at Home Revolution!
by Chris Crowthers - Mar 20, 2017

We've become a society that wants food NOW. (more...)

Chick-fil-A Makes Frosted Lemonade Even 'Sweeter' This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Chick-fil-A will put a seasonal twist on a customer favorite this spring, as the company introduces Frosted Strawberry Lemonade to the menu beginning Monday, March 20 at restaurants nationwide. Frosted Strawberry Lemonade is a hand-spun combination of Chick-fil-A's fresh squeezed Lemonade (or Diet Lemonade), its signature vanilla Icedream and strawberry pure. This seasonal item will join the menu alongside Frosted Coffee and Frosted Lemonade as a delicious treat to be enjoyed any time of the day. A seasonal menu item, Frosted Strawberry Lemonade will be available through May 20. (more...)

Vivian Reed Releases New Album STANDARDS AND MORE, Slates Fall NYC Return
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Vivian Reed - the two-time Tony Award-nominated Broadway star and concert artist - has announced her new album 'Standards and More.' (more...)

BWW Feature: HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. at Winslow Homer Center For The Arts
by Student Blogger: Samuel Laro - Mar 17, 2017

Bop to the top! HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. is opening this weekend at Winslow Homer Center for the Arts. The middle school production of the cult classic is filled with clever sets, surprising dancing, and overall "cuteness." (more...)

X Japan Takes Over London for Release of 'We Are X'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

X JAPAN is no stranger to excitement, inciting a spectacular energy with every performance--and their arrival at London's Wembley Arena was no exception. (more...)

Lexia Learning Releases White Paper on Choosing Educational Technology That Helps, Rather than Hinders, Students' Intrinsic Motivation
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

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Philadelphia Introduces Two New Exciting Ways To Enjoy Cream Cheese
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

Philadelphia Cream Cheese goes beyond your morning bagel with the release of two new products: Cheesecake Cups and Bagel Chips & Cream Cheese Dips. Made with real ingredients, including fresh milk and real cream, Cheesecake Cups satisfy desires for a sweet, creamy treat, while Bagel Chips & Cream Cheese Dips are the perfect fresh, creamy and crunchy snack. Both are perfect to enjoy anywhere, anytime. (more...)

Ballet Hispanico Announces its 2017 New York Season at the Joyce Theater Featuring All-Female Choreographers
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

Ballet Hispánico, the nation's premier Latino dance organization, brings its bold and eclectic brand of contemporary dance to the Joyce Theater with a program of all-female choreographers from April 18-23, 2017. Tickets start at $10 and are on sale now at Joyce.org. (more...)

The Levin Brothers and More Coming Up at Daryl's House Club
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

Daryl's House Club has announced its upcoming performances in Pawling. Details below! (more...)

Ravina Announces 2017 Summer Season
by Kevin Pollack - Mar 15, 2017

James Levine, Christoph Eschenbach, Gustavo Dudamel, Susanna Malkki, Kent Nagano, a "virtual" Esa-Pekka Salonen, and three conductors making Chicago Symphony Orchestra debuts take the podium.  (more...)

Marina's Menu: TERRA'S KITCHEN Healthy Greens Stir Fry for St. Patrick's Day
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 14, 2017

Try this 'Healthy Greens Stir Fry' by Terra's Kitchen to make your St. Patrick's Day meal green, delicious, nutritious. (more...)

Boy Band Larger Than Life Will Bring the '90s Back at Haus
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

If you haven't heard of LARGER THAN LIFE: The Ultimate Boy Band Tribute Show then you're missing out on the biggest party in the Tri-State area! (more...)

Sanofi and Voluntis Announce a Global Alliance to Deliver Digital Insulin Titration Solutions for People with Type 2 Diabetes
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

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Long Island Iced Tea Corp. Announces New Product Line
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

Long Island Iced Tea Corp. (NASDAQ: LTEA) (the "Company"), a growth-oriented company focused on the ready-to-drink ("RTD") tea segment in the beverage industry, today announced the launch of The Original Long Island Brand Lemonade. Infused with a splash of tea and made with 100% raw cane Sugar and non-GMO ingredients for a crisp, refreshing and natural taste, this premium lemonade is highly differentiated from other lemonade beverages in the US market. (more...)

Hip Hop Meets Classical Indian Dance in Shobana Jeyasingh's MATERIAL MEN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

Birmingham Hippodrome is delighted to welcome esteemed choreographer Shobana Jeyasingh to The Patrick Centre on Mon 27 & Tues 28 Mar, with her virtuoso new dance work, Material Men redux.   (more...)

Jean Shafiroff to Co-Chair Annual Mission Society Gala Again This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

On Wednesday, April 5, 2017, the New York City Mission Society will hold its annual Champions for Children fundraising Gala. This year's event will honor legendary actress and singer Diahann Carroll and entrepreneur Don Peebles, as well as recognize three lifetime members of the Mission Society's Board of Directors. Co-chaired by Jean Shafiroff and Katrina Peebles, the benefit will support the Mission Society's programs and services that help youth and families in our city's most underserved communities break the cycle of poverty and achieve success. (more...)

Get Your Green On with ST. PATRICK'S DAY Specials and Recipes
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 13, 2017

Check out our roundup of places to enjoy St. Patrick's Day and recipes for cocktails and yummy cookies. (more...)

The Playgroup's Shorts Program is Back with SHORTCUTS 7
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2017

The Playgroup's wildly popular shorts program is back for its 7th season, featuring the very best in South Florida playwriting talent: comedies, dramas and a few surprises. Eight amazing ten-minute plays by South Florida playwrights. Rated PG-13. Six performances at the Willow Theatre at Sugar Sand Park, 300 S. Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL. Friday and Saturday at 8PM, Sunday at 2PM. April 28 through May 7, 2017. All seats $25. Groups of four or more: $15. Box Office: Call (561) 347-3948 or visit http://www.willowtheatre.org/ (more...)

Full Season of Freeform's FAMOUS IN LOVE to Be Available Via Digital Platforms Alongside Linear Premiere
by TV News Desk - Mar 11, 2017

After the successful binge launch strategy of its newest series “Beyond,” Freeform will be making the highly anticipated series FAMOUS IN LOVE the next “binge-from-the-start” show in their programming slate. (more...)

Japanese Innovation to Play Prominent Role at SXSW Interactive 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2017

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Huntington Theatre Co Announces Special Events In Conjunction With TOPDOG/UNDERDOG
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

In conjunction with its upcoming production of Topdog/Underdog the Huntington Theatre Company will host a number of special events and post-show conversations. Admission to onsite post-show events is free with a ticket to Topdog/Underdog, available at huntingtontheatre.org/topdog by phone at 617 266 0800, or in person at the BU Theatre (264 Huntington Avenue) and Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA (527 Tremont Street) box offices. Tickets start at $25. Performances begin Friday, March 10, 2017 at the Avenue of the Arts/BU Theatre. (more...)

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