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Curran Theatre (San Francisco, CA)
445 Geary St
San Francisco, CA 94102

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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

Fall for Flavors of Pumpkin, Apples, and Spice
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 7, 2016

Autumn has officially arrived and that means many of us are looking for items with the flavors of fall. We have rounded up some of our favorites that you can put on your radar with the tastes of pumpkin, caramel, apples, and spice. (more...)

Mosaic Theater Company Presents MILK LIKE SUGAR, 11/2
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Hot on the heels of the record-breaking, critically hailed Satchmo at the Waldorf, Mosaic Theater Company of DC's Season Two continues with Kirsten Greenidge's riotous, Obie Award-winning MILK LIKE Sugar (November 2 - 27, 2016), under the direction of Mosaic Theater's Jennifer L. Nelson (The Gospel of Lovingkindness). The play, Mosaic's second DC premiere this season, is a rousing story about young women coming of age in a time when issues of acceptance, mentorship, and materialism challenge the dreams and ambitious of so many teens. It is the first of three plays in Mosaic's 2016-17 season to highlight issues affecting young urban teens and millennials, to be followed by the DC premiere of Philip Dawkins' intergenerational LGBTQ comedy Charm, and the world premiere of Tearrance Arvelle Chisholm's Hooded: Or Being Black for Dummies. (more...)

Dia de Muertos - A Mexican Celebration To Reflect, Learn, and Honor
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Exquisite arts, elaborate altars, face masks, processions, special foods and ritual honor those who have passed at Seattle Center Festal:  Dia de Muertos - A Mexican Celebration to Remember Our Departed, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. on Saturday, and 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 29-30, in Seattle Center Armory. (more...)

BWW Review: Sharp And Snazzy HOLIDAY INN Is An Irving Berlin Bonanza
by Michael Dale - Oct 7, 2016

It's been said that Irving Berlin was no fan of big musical spectacles, which is why he stopped writing songs for the ZIEGFELD FOLLIES and had the intimate Music Box Theatre built so that his work could be framed by smart revues that emphasized music and lyrics over glitz and showgirls. (more...)

Full Cast for RANCHO VIEJO Announced - Mark Blum, Bill Buell and More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Playwrights Horizons (Tim Sanford, Artistic Director; Leslie Marcus, Managing Director) has announced complete casting for RANCHO VIEJO, the world premiere of a new play by Dan LeFranc (The Big Meal at Playwrights, Sixty Miles to Silver Lake, In the Labyrinth) and directed by three-time Obie Award winner Daniel Aukin (Placebo, This at Playwrights; Fool For Love; Bad Jews; 4000 Miles; [sic]).  Commissioned by Playwrights Horizons, RANCHO VIEJO will be the third production of the theater company's 2016/2017 Season.    (more...)

Berkeley Rep Announces Special Presentation of MADWOMAN IN THE VOLVO in the Peet's Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Berkeley Rep today announced that Sandra Tsing Loh's autobiographical narrative, The Madwoman in the Volvo, will be staged as a special presentation in the Peet's Theatre. The three-person show is directed by Berkeley Rep's Associate Director Lisa Peterson, who directed the production's previous runs at South Coast Repertory and Pasadena Playhouse. Performances of The Madwoman in the Volvo begin on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 and run until Sunday, January 15, 2017. Tickets will be available to the general public on Monday, October 10, 2016. Tickets start at $60 and include a beverage. (more...)

ArtsWest Announces Extension for GHOSTS,
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

In response to strong ticket sales and critical acclaim, ArtsWest will extend the run of Henrik Ibsen's Ghosts through Sunday, October 23. The additional performances are scheduled for Thursday 10/20 through Saturday 10/22 at 7:30pm and Sunday 10/23 at 3pm. Tickets for the added performances can be purchased immediately at (more...)

Vegan Recipe from Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit's First MultiGen Wellness Week: Mexican Chocolate Love Bites
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

The 'Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare' Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit introduces its first annual multigenerational Wellness Week inclusive of top chefs, vegan menus, culinary workshops, fitness activities, and spa offerings from October 24-30, 2016. Prominent Mexican vegan chef Miguel Bautista and award-winning soulful vegan author Ellen Kanner will facilitate a myriad of health and wellness experiences - from vegan tastings, workshops on health and sensuality, and cooking and juicing classes, where guests learn to make healthy yet indulgent dishes. Kanner will guide guests through the process of making several original recipes, including Mexican Chocolate Love Bites, a delicious raw treat with Mexican chocolate, low notes of cinnamon, almonds and vanilla, with a pinch of cayenne to add a spicy kick. (more...)

Seattle Opera Presents Family Day
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

Start Halloween early by joining Seattle Opera for its Family Day presentation of Hansel and Gretel! This Oct. 30 performance of Engelbert Humperdinck's masterpiece offers students age 18 and under $15 tickets for almost any seat.* During intermission, activities will include a costume dress-up station, crafts, interactions with costumed characters, and even trick-or-treating (just in time for Halloween!). Sunday, Oct. 30 will also offer an audio-described option for visually-impaired patrons (for more information, click here).   (more...)

Almonds Are An Excellent Source Of Vitamin E And More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016


Fit Food Finds: ZONE MANHATTAN for Healthy and Convenient Meals Delivered
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 21, 2016

Zone Manhattan provides delicious, healthy meals delivered daily to your door. (more...)

INTAR Extends World Premiere of THE MAIDS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

INTAR (Lou Moreno, Artistic Director/John McCormack, Executive Director) is proud to announce that the acclaimed world premiere of THE MAIDS by Jose Rivera, adapted from the play by Jean Genet, will extend until October 30th.  Daniel Irizarry directs a cast that features Laura Butler Rivera, Daniel Irizarry, Charlie Munn, Casey Robinson, and Folami Williams.  THE MAIDS by Jose Rivera is presented in association with One-Eighth Theater (founded by its Artistic Directors Daniel Irizarry and Laura Butler Rivera), which is continuing its residency at INTAR Theatre.  THE MAIDS was developed, in part, with assistance from the Orchard Project, a program of The Exchange (Ari Edelson, Artistic Director Dean Strober, Executive Director, (more...)

'Marathon Meb' Shares Five Mistakes that First Time Marathoners Make
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

As the New York City Marathon approaches, popular professional marathoner and recent Olympian, Meb Keflezighi, shares the biggest mistakes first time marathoners make. Meb has run the NYC Marathon many times and even won the 2014 Boston Marathon. (more...)

GeckoSystems, an AI Robotics Co., Now Trading as OTC Current Information
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016


13 Spook-tacular Destinations to Celebrate Halloween and Day of the Dead
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016


Celebrate the Season's "Organic Moments" with Simply Organic
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Simply Organic, a brand of Frontier Co-op, is inspiring consumers to share the simple joys of the season with organic spices, recipes and fun in its newly launched 'Organic Moments' campaign. (more...)

SugarCRM Named on the Constellation ShortList for Sales Force Automation
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016


TexARTS Makes Your Holidays Merry and Bright with Annual Youth Holiday Shows
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

TexARTS will make your holidays merry and bright with Annual Youth Holiday Shows. Full schedule is below: (more...)

BWW Blog: Alyssa Sileo - Candle Chronicles - GCIT International Thespian Society Troupe 5480 Inductions
by Guest Blogger: Alyssa Sileo - Oct 19, 2016


Crispin Cider Innovates with New Bourbon Char Cask-Aged Limited Release and Shift to 6-Pack Bottles
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

Crispin Cider Company is committed to bringing the very best hard cider to fans seeking unique, authentic flavors. Now in its seventh year, the cider company is proud to announce an extension of its barrel-aged program with Bourbon Char, a bourbon cask-aged hard apple cider finished with a smoked maple syrup. The limited release is inspired by bourbon's sweet and smoky flavor, which pairs naturally with apples. In addition to the new selection, Crispin now offers the beloved Original and Pacific Pear flavors in 6-pack bottles, making the ciders even more accessible to fans. (more...)

San Francisco Symphony Announces Holiday Concert Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

The San Francisco Symphony's 2016 holiday season at Davies Symphony Hall offers a festive array of concerts for all ages, from its traditional Christmas classical concerts to classic pop vocalists Gladys Knight and Patti Austin performing with the Orchestra; favorite films like Singin' in the Rain, The Snowman, and a Rodgers and Hammerstein music and film night; family-friendly events like A Charlie Brown Christmas-Live!, the circus feats of Cirque de la Symphonie, and the Orchestra's annual Deck the Hall concerts for children. (more...)

Brooklyn Ballet Presents THE BROOKLYN NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Brooklyn Ballet, a unique and interdisciplinary dance company rooted in the classical idiom, presents the premiere of The Brooklyn Nutcracker, December 7-9 and 11 at the Brooklyn Museum. A re-imagined holiday classic, The Brooklyn Nutcracker fuses ballet, hip-hop and a myriad of world dance genres to create a new tradition for today's audience. The Brooklyn Nutcracker transforms familiar Nutcracker characters and scenes to represent the diverse traditions and vibrant culture of melting pot Brooklyn. (more...)

Hillbarn Theatre presents Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's MARY POPPINS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

This holiday season, Hillbarn Theatre - the Peninsula's premier community theatre company - will present Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins, the magical high-flying musical that has swept the hearts and imaginations of families around the globe. Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Mary Poppins follows the story of young Jane and Michael who have sent many nannies packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of common sense - and a little bit of magic - she teaches the family members how to value each other again. This delightful musical features favorite Mary Poppins tunes including 'A Spoonful of Sugar,' 'Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,' 'Jolly Holiday,' 'Let's Go Fly a Kite,' 'Step in Time,' and 'Chim Chiminey.' (more...)

PLENTY, Starring Rachel Weisz, Extends Again at The Public
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

The Public Theater has announced a final extension today for the first major New York revival of PLENTY, written by David Hare. Directed by five-time Tony Award nominee David Leveaux, the show began performances on Tuesday, November 4 and was originally extended through Sunday, November 20. It will now run through Thursday, December 1, with an official press opening Sunday, October 23. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: New Teaser, Plus Signed Intro for Mosaic Theater Company's MILK LIKE SUGAR
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2016

Hot on the heels of the record-breaking, critically hailed Satchmo at the Waldorf, Mosaic Theater Company of DC's Season Two continues with Kirsten Greenidge's riotous, Obie Award-winning MILK LIKE Sugar (November 2 - 27, 2016), under the direction of Mosaic Theater's Jennifer L. Nelson (The Gospel of Lovingkindness). Click below to watch a new teaser for the show, plus a signed intro touting Mosaic's new accessibility initiative! (more...)

Gwen Stefani Joins Coaches Miley Cyrus, Alicia Keys & More for Next Season of NBC's THE VOICE
by TV News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

International recording superstar Gwen Stefani is back and joining Alicia Keys, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton as coaches for season 12 of NBC's three-time Emmy Award-winning musical competition series THE VOICE. (more...)

Ready, Set, Pour. Take the Stirrings "Stir It Up Holiday Blogger Mixology Challenge" And Win $1,000.00
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Stirrings, the maker of super-premium cocktail mixers is looking for spectacular bloggers, not professional bartenders to compete in their First Annual 'Stir It Up Holiday Blogger Mixology Challenge.' The challenge date has been set, the bottles will be popping and shakers will be shaking and the stakes will be high to see who becomes the first winner of their First Annual Stirrings 'Stir It Up Holiday Blogger Mixology Challenge.' Stirrings 'Stir It Up Holiday Blogger Mixology Challenge' will be open to the first 100 qualified bloggers to create an original cocktail recipe using a Stirrings Cocktail Mixer or Rimmer Cocktail Garnish. (more...)

Photo Flash: Mosaic Theater Company Presents MILK LIKE SUGAR
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Hot on the heels of the record-breaking, critically hailed Satchmo at the Waldorf, Mosaic Theater Company of DC's Season Two continues with Kirsten Greenidge's riotous, Obie Award-winning MILK LIKE Sugar (November 2 - 27, 2016), under the direction of Mosaic Theater's Jennifer L. Nelson (The Gospel of Lovingkindness). (more...)

Valentina Kozlova Dance Conservatory's NUTCRACKER WINTER SUITE Will Star Nikita Boris and Justin Valentine
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Valentina Kozlova's Dance Conservatory of New York returns to Symphony Space with Kozlova's delightful new production of Tchaikovsky's 'Nutcracker Winter Suite,' running slightly over one hour - Saturday December 3 at 7 PM.   This year's production will star Nikita Boris as the Sugar Plum Fairy and Justin Valentine as her Cavalier.   (more...)

Underground Railway Theater Presents WHEN JANUARY FEELS LIKE SUMMER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Underground Railway Theater is proud to present Cori Thomas' When January Feels Like Summer from October 20 - November 13, 2016. When January Feels Like Summer is directed by Benny Sato Ambush. The press performance isMonday, October 24 at 7:30PM. (more...)

BWW Cooks: That Milk on the Shelf - Why to Love Evaporated Milk
by Marakay Rogers - Oct 17, 2016

What to do with evaporated milk> Your grandmother knew, and so did your mother -- and so should you. (more...)

Holiday Local Tradition AVENUE Q Returns to NCTC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

This December, NCTC brings the holiday cheer with everyone's favorite foul-mouthed, feel-good musical: the return of NCTC's award-winning production of Avenue Q, with music, lyrics and original concept by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marxand book by Jeff Whitty. Proclaimed by San Francisco Travel Magazine as "a local tradition," this "year-in, year-out hilarious, high-energy, and heart-warming production" (Theatre Eddys) won over critics and audiences alike in its previous engagements in NCTC's intimate Decker Theatre. Declares the San Francisco Examiner, "only the Grinch could prevent the laughter-filled show from selling out night after night." (more...)

Scoop: OWN November 2016 Highlights
by TV Scoop - Oct 17, 2016

Get all the scoop on OWN November 2016 Highlights (more...)

STA Travel Raises Awareness of Youth Cancer in New Charity Single and Video
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

For a young person confronting cancer, low self-esteem and social isolation is common. In a powerful new music video, STA Travel highlights the valuable work of youth cancer charities in making sure no young person faces cancer alone. (more...)

Six Delicious Ways to Celebrate National Dessert Day
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

The sweet indulgence of dessert can cap off a great meal, lift your mood, and bring people together. Here are six ideas for celebrating National Dessert Day on October 14 th, along with gadgets and accessories that make it easier to prep irresistible treats with your special homemade touch. (more...)

by Marina Kennedy - Oct 13, 2016

Check out our roundup of great recipes for game day get-togethers and tailgating. (more...)

Naughty and Nice Retrotainment at Uptown Underground Presented New Years Eve
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

Uptown Underground, 4707 N. Broadway, celebrates the holiday season with steamy retrotainment in a cozy speakeasy environment. Perfect for date night, holiday party or out-of-town guests, Uptown Underground is home to The Kiss Kiss Cabaret and Chicago Magic Lounge as well as other regular performers from burlesque to drag, cabaret to circus. (more...)

244 Team USA Athletes Head To Perth for World Masters Track, Oct. 26
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

PERTH, Australia and WASHINGTON, Oct. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ 244 Team USA athletes, age 35-90+, are headed to Perth, Australia, to compete in the World Masters Athletics Championships October 26-November 6. The USA team includes 16 returning world champions and 20 national age group champions.Team USA joins the meet's over 4000 athletes and 90 countries. (more...)

SugarCRM Launches Sugar on IBM THINK Marketing
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016


Denny's Celebrates The Season With New Festive Pancake Flavors
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

The long-awaited season of pumpkin, caramel and cinnamon is finally here, and starting today, America can enjoy a taste of its favorite festive flavors drizzled, sprinkled, topped and cooked inside Denny's all-new fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes. Denny's limited time menu, featuring four delicious new ways to enjoy the tasty 'cakes, offers guests a sweet and savory taste of fall and the holidays. (more...)

Hood' Announces The Return Of Eggnog With A Spectacular Flavor Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

HP Hood, the leading dairy brand in New England, today announced the rollout of Hood Eggnog for the 2016 holiday season. Traditional Hood Golden Eggnog is joined this year by three additional flavors: Pumpkin, Vanilla and Sugar Cookie. All flavors are available in quart-sized containers and Golden Eggnog is also available in a half gallon and 14 oz. size. (more...)

FULL HOUSE Reunion! John Stamos, Bob Saget and Dave Coulier to Host Goodwill of Orange County Gala
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

It will be a 'Full House' at the Goodwill of Orange County Gala this year. The nonprofit announced today that John Stamos, Bob Saget and Dave Coulier, perhaps better known as Uncle Jesse, Danny Tanner and Joey, will host this year's fundraising event on Saturday, November 5 at The Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel. (more...)

Clara, The Sugar Plum Fairy and the Mouse King come to life as The Australian Ballet Announces Next Storytime Ballet
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

Following its highly successful inaugural season in 2015-2016, The Australian Ballet's Storytime Ballet is back with a brand new production of The Nutcracker. Created especially for children aged three years old and up, Storytime Ballet: The Nutcracker will open in December and tour nationally to Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra with additional dates to be announced in 2017. (more...)

Tori Amos 'Amazing Grace/Til the Chicken' B-Side Available Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

One of the most successful and influential artists of her generation, Tori Amos is as much a force to be reckoned with today as when she made her debut as producer in 1996 on her third studio album, Boys for Pele. (more...)

Anais Chalendard and Patrick Yocum to Appear in Shreveport Metropolitan's Production of THE NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

ANAIS CHALENDARD, principal dancer of the Boston Ballet, and PATRICK YOCUM, soloist of the Boston Ballet, will be appearing as guest artists in the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet's production of The Nutcracker on Friday, December 9 (Evening), Saturday, December 10 (Matinee), and Sunday, December 11 (Matinee), 2016 at the Riverview Theatre in Shreveport, Louisiana. The Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet has added a third performance for the company's annual engagement of The Nutcracker for this season. (more...)

ELLEN KAYE To Reprise Standout 2010 Holiday Season Show ICE WINE In NEW YORK CABARET'S GREATEST HITS Series at Metropolitan Room, 12/13
by Stephen Hanks - Oct 11, 2016

With a show that is a perfect fit for holiday season and the winter ahead, Cabaret's hottest series, New York Cabaret's Greatest Hits (Producer, Stephen Hanks; Associate Producer Fr. Jeffrey Hamblin, MD), will feature Nightclub Singer/Entrepreneur Ellen Kaye with a reprise of her hit 2010 show, Ice Wine: Songs For Christmas and Dark Winter Nights, at the Metropolitan Room on Tuesday, December 13 at 7 pm. Kaye's show will be the 16th presentation in the series, which launched in August, 2015. The Metropolitan Room is at 34 West 22nd Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues). Tickets for Ice Wine are $25 ($20 for MAC Members) with a two-drink minimum. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE BITE with Katie Lynch and PARAMOUR's Ruby Lewis!
by Backstage Bite with Katie Lynch - Oct 11, 2016

In Backstage Bite with Katie Lynch, come into Katie's kitchen with some of Broadway's brightest as they eat, drink and merrily mix it up. See your favorite stars out of their element as they whip up dishes inspired by their Broadway show. Watch what happens when these actors trade belting for baking! Today, we are excited to bring you the latest episode, featuring Paramour star Ruby Lewis! (more...)

New Drinkable Vega Vitamins, Vega Greens and Vega Probiotics are Announced
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

BURNABY, BC - New refreshingly drinkable on-the-go products from Vega offer nutrition in a convenient package: Vega Vitamins, Vega Greens and Vega Probiotics. Easily stored in a backpack, desk drawer or glove compartment, now anyone can drink vitamins, greens and probiotics on-the-go. (more...)

Scoop: Cooking Channel November 2016 Highlights
by TV Scoop - Oct 10, 2016

Get all the scoop on Cooking Channel November 2016 Highlights (more...)

Top 5 Energy Saving Opportunities to Future-Proof Your Business
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016


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