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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


Matt Roper's Burlesque Show WILFREDO'S WILD RIDE Announces Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2017

A four-date whistle-stop tour has been announced by the British comedian Matt Roper, taking in Baltimore, Washington D.C, Richmond and Philadelphia later this month. (more...)

Perrier' Celebrates the Launch of New Sparkling Water Flavors, Strawberry and Watermelon, with New Campaign Featuring Artist AKACORLEONE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2017

Perrier Sparkling Natural Mineral Water introduces a new campaign that celebrates the vibrant, refreshing flavors of the Perrier product range, launching its two newest flavors, Strawberry and Watermelon. The new creative campaign features original work by emerging artistAKACORLEONE (Pedro Campiche). (more...)

Acclaimed Music Documentary WE ARE X Makes Streaming Debut Exclusively On HULU
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2017

WE ARE X--the critically acclaimed documentary film about the rock group X JAPAN from the production team behind the Oscar-winning Searching for Sugar Man-made its streaming debut exclusively on HULU starting Sunday, July 2. (more...)

Austrian Duo Wild Culture Return with 'See You Again'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2017

Austrian house duo Wild Culture are back with their new Single “See You Again”. While touring Australia, Florian and Felix got inspired by the boundless vastness, which led to the idea for “See You Again”. (more...)

Tank and The Bangas Confirm Additional North American Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

Acclaimed band Tank and The Bangas confirm additional headlining North American tour dates in New York, Los Angeles, Boston, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle, D.C. as well as festival appearances at Austin City Limits, Pickathon, Hullabaloo Festival and more. See below for complete tour details. (more...)

Jeff Calhoun, Christopher Gattelli and More to Work with Educators for 2017 Freddie G Fellowship
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

Eight outstanding educators from schools and performing arts centers around the U.S., and (for the first year Australia), will work one-on-one with Broadway greats at the 8th Annual FREDDIE G FELLOWSHIP July 12th - 15th.  (more...)


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Sarah Ruhl's FOR PETER PAN ON HER 70th BIRTHDAY, Starring Kathleen Chalfant, Begins Rehearsals Next Week Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Rehearsals are set to begin on Tuesday, July 25 for the Playwrights Horizons New York premiere production of For Peter Pan on her 70th Birthday, a new play by two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist and Tony Award nominee Sarah Ruhl (Stage Kiss, Dead Man's Cell Phone at Playwrights; In the Next Room, or the vibrator play; The Clean House). (more...)

NVDES Drop 2 New Singles + Announce New EP
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Los Angeles-based creative collective NVDES announce the La NVDITE, Vol. 1 EP slated for an August 11th release on Maison Nvdité/Kobalt Music Recordings. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief July 21st, 2017 - SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM at The Hollywood Bowl!
by Jessica Khan - Jul 21, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: An all-star cast brings SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM to The Hollywood Bowl this weekend! (more...)

SUGAR prorroga una semana más en el Teatre Tívoli
by Felipe Velasco - Jul 21, 2017

Sugar, el musical de Broadway producido por Som-hi Films, prorroga una semana mas, hasta el 6 de agosto, en la que es ya su tercera temporada. Las actuaciones comenzaron el pasado dia 29 de junio en el Teatro Tivoli de Barcelona y, tras el exito de audiencia, continuara una semana mas de lo previsto. (more...)

Anheuser-Busch Partners with Hiball Energy and Alta Palla Brands
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Today, Anheuser-Busch announced its acquisition of Hiball, maker of the category-leading organic energy drinks and sparkling energy waters by the same name, as well as Alta Palla ("high ball" in Italian), a brand of organic sparkling juices and sparkling waters. Hiball's success in the energy and sparkling water categories two of the fastest-growing categories in the beverage industry will further deepen A-B's investments in the no-alcohol sector. Hiball Energy and Alta Palla, Hiball's two signature brands, will benefit from Anheuser-Busch's brand-building experience, its amazing wholesaler network, and its operational expertise. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Bake WAITRESS' Mermaid Marshmallow Pie with Help from Sugar, Butter, Flour Cookbook!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2017

Fans of Waitress the musical can now bake the delicious pies that the show's leading character Jenna Hunterson makes for Joe's Diner with the publication of Sugar, Butter, Flour: The Waitress Pie Cookbook, Recipes from the Files of Jenna Hunterson (Pam Krauss Books, a division of Penguin Random House ), now available to order here. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Busu and The Damask Drum
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 20, 2017

BWW speaks to director Franko Figueredo about bringing Busu and The Damask Drum to the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)

TOYS Extends Two Additional Performances at Shepard Studio
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

Three-time 2017 Fringe Festival Award winner and seven-time nominee TOYS, created and performed by Christina Evans, will play two Producer's Encore performances at the Complex Theatre on Saturday July 22 and Saturday, July 29 at 7pm. (more...)

Styne & Merrill's SUGAR to Return to NYC This September at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

On Tuesday, September 5th, at 7pm and 9:30pm, Feinstein's/54 Below will be presenting Jule Styne, Bob Merrill, and Peter Stone's Tony nominated musical Sugar. (more...)

Scoop: OWN August 2017 Highlights
by TV Scoop - Jul 19, 2017

Get all the scoop on OWN August 2017 Highlights (more...)

Dances Patrelle to Hold Student Auditions for THE YORKVILLE NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

Dances Patrelle announces student auditions for The Yorkville Nutcracker. (more...)

Help House Of Suarez Voguers Dress To Impress
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

The Vogue Ball is known for its brilliant and inspired costumes. And now designers from across the UK are being given the chance to see their own creations on the Vogue catwalk. (more...)

Sandbox Series presents ZENITH at A.C.T.'s Costume Shop
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

San Francisco Playhouse (Bill English, Artistic Director; Susi Damilano, Producing Director) concludes its 2016-2017 Sandbox Series for new works with the World Premiere of Zenith, written by Kirsten Greenidge. Lauren English directs. Performances will be held at A.C.T.'s Costume Shop. (more...)

Luther Burbank Center for the Arts Announces Additions to 2017–18 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Today, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (The Center) announced the addition of several new performances to its 2017-2018 lineup continuing to showcase chart topping musicians, holiday performances, groundbreaking storytellers and authors. Tickets for all shows go on sale Friday, August 4 at noon and are available online at lutherburbankcenter.org, by calling 707-546-3600 or at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts ticket office (50 Mark West Springs Road in Santa Rosa). (more...)

EncoreMichigan Announces 2017 Wilde Awards Nominations
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Theater professionals from across Michigan will gather Aug. 28 when The 2017 Wilde Awards are presented at The Berman Center for the Performing Arts in the Detroit suburb of West Bloomfield. (more...)

Mike Love Debuts New Music Video For 'Do It Again' Featuring John Stamos
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee, Grammy® Winner, New York Times Best-Selling Author, and Co-Founder of The Beach Boys, Mike Love, debuted a new music video for the 1968 Beach Boys classic, 'Do It Again,' today on Billboard.com. (more...)

BWW Review: Jolly Good MARY POPPINS Flies Into Musical Theatre West
by Michael Quintos - Jul 18, 2017

Disney/Cameron Mackintosh's stage adaptation of MARY POPPINS, the closing production of Musical Theatre West's 64th season is mostly jolly good fun. Full of palpable joy, wonderfully-performed songs, and smile-inducing moments, MTW's buoyant, crowd-pleasing production of the London-set musical continues performances at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center in Long Beach through July 23. (more...)

Mara Brock & Salim Akil Team with Winfrey on New Original Series LOVE IS ---
by TV News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Oprah Winfrey and Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil, the award-winning producers behind such hits as “Being Mary Jane,” “The Game” and “Girlfriends,” have partnered together to create LOVE IS___ a new original one-hour series for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. (more...)

Shreveport Dance Academy Announces Summer Intensive Faculty
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

]EMILY LOSCOCCO, former principal dancer of Festival Ballet Providence, PHILLIP BROOMHEAD, former principal dancer of the Houston Ballet and the Royal Ballet, and BETSY McBRIDE of American Ballet Theatre, and SIMON WEXLER former principal dancer of Texas Ballet Theatre will be members of the faculty for the Shreveport Dance Academy's Summer Intensive in Shreveport, Louisiana. (more...)

'Transmision En La Erita Meta' Available Now on CD
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2017

Ethnomusicologist Amanda Villepastour and Cuban producer (Sendero Music) Luis Bran have teamed up to tell the unlikely story of the spirit of music in a small Cuban town through the heartbeat of a set of multi-generational religious drums named Ilú Keké. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Bake WAITRESS' Betrayed By My Eggs Pie with Help from Sugar, Butter, Flour Cookbook!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2017

Fans of Waitress the musical can now bake the delicious pies that the show's leading character Jenna Hunterson makes for Joe's Diner with the publication of Sugar, Butter, Flour: The Waitress Pie Cookbook, Recipes from the Files of Jenna Hunterson (Pam Krauss Books, a division of Penguin Random House ), now available to order here. (more...)

Eats and Sips Featured at SUMMER FANCY FOOD SHOW
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 16, 2017

Here are just a few of our favorite eats and sips from the Summer Fancy Food Show by the Specialty Food Association that recently wrapped up at the Jacob Javits Center. (more...)

Exciting Trends and Innovations Abound at Specialty Food Association's 2017 Summer Fancy Food Show
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2017

The 2017 Summer Fancy Food Show, held June 25-27 at the Javits Center in New York City, remains the premier place to spot the newest trends in specialty food. After all, with more than 2,600 exhibitors from around the world showcasing 180,000 different specialty food and beverage products, it's the largest specialty food trade show in North America. With such an array to consider, the Specialty Food Association Trendspotter Panel had quite a job exploring the show floor daily to discover on-trend product innovations. (more...)

Cast and Creative Team Announced for HAMLET at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for William Shakespeare's exhilarating tragedy Hamlet, one of the greatest plays ever written. The Globe's Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein returns to the outdoor festival stage, with a cast featuring some of the nation's finest classical actors, to bring Shakespeare's iconic play to life. Revenge thriller, ghost story, psychological drama, political epic, and family saga, all packed in one, with unforgettable characters, theatrical masterstrokes, and world-famous lines. The Prince of Denmark comes home from college to find his father dead, his mother remarried to his uncle, and a spine-chilling apparition roaming the palace grounds. Hamlet plays August 6 - September 10, 2017, in the outdoor Lowell Davies Festival Theatre. Previews run August 6-11, with opening night on Saturday, August 12 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets start at $30 and are on sale now to the general public. (more...)

People's Light Announces Headliners for World Premiere of LIGHTS OUT: Nat 'King' Cole
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

People's Light is delighted to announce the headliners for the upcoming world premiere of Lights Out: Nat 'King' Cole by Colman Domingo and Patricia McGregor, slated to open the Theatre's season in October 2017. Emmy-nominated actor Dule Hill (The West Wing) will play Cole, and Broadway regular Daniel J. Watts will appear as Sammy Davis, Jr. (more...)

D'Angelo's 'Brown Sugar' Remastered and Expanded for New Deluxe Edition
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

D'Angelo's platinum-certified debut, 1995's neo-soul masterpiece Brown Sugar, is newly remastered and expanded for a 2CD and digital Deluxe Edition to be released August 25 by Virgin/UMe. (more...)

NESTEA Tiny House Opens its Doors in Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

The NESTEA Tiny House Tour comes to Chicago this month, with the 200 square-foot custom tiny home opening its doors to the Windy City on July 16 th. Designed to showcase the brand's "less is more" philosophy, the NESTEA Tiny House will offer guided tours enabling guests to experience the joy of living simply.Visitors can also sample a free bottle NESTEA's simply delicious new line of premium real brewed iced teas and reformulated classic iced teas. (more...)

Summer Variety Show TOMFOOLERY to Hit North Coast Rep
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

North Coast Repertory Theatre is proud to announce a revue featuring four actors, a piano and 28 of Lehrer's satirical songs, written in the 1950s and 1960s and known for their 'witty naughtiness'. (more...)

Marinas Menu: Game of Thrones Themed Desserts by REYNOLDS
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 13, 2017

Check out these clever 'Game of Thrones' themed dessert recipes by Reynolds Kitchens that use the brand's tin foil and parchment papers. They are easy to prepare and will make your viewing party a real happening. (more...)

FANDOM and PEPSI' Host Inaugural FANDOM Fest During San Diego Comic-Con
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

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Dillon Francis Releases Official Music Video for 'Say Less' ft. G-Eazy
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

Platinum-selling artist, DJ, and producer Dillon Francis today released a music video for his current single 'Say Less' featuring G-Eazy. (more...)

The Perrier' Flavor Studio Opens in New York City to Celebrate Its Range of Sparkling Flavors
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

Today, Perrier Sparkling Natural Mineral Water is announcing the opening of The Perrier Flavor Studio in SoHo in celebration of its vibrant range of sparkling flavors, including the newest additions Perrier Strawberry and Perrier Watermelon. (more...)

Deanna Dunagan, Peter Friedman and More to Star in THE TREASURER at Playwrights Horizons; Cast Complete!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2017

Playwrights Horizons has announced complete casting for THE TREASURER, the world premiere of a new play by Max Posner (Judy) and directed by three-time Lortel Award winner David Cromer (The Band's Visit, Our Town, Adding Machine). Commissioned by Playwrights Horizons, the play will be the second production of the theater company's 2017/2018 Season.   (more...)

Grammy Winner Thomas Young Joins Jeff Perry in STANDUP SHAKESPEARE 7/17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2017

Steppenwolf Theatre Company announces a change in the casting of the LookOut Series Concert Reading of Standup Shakespeare. This event, which is a benefit concert reading for the theatre, will still feature the extraordinary talent of Steppenwolf co-founder Jeff Perry and Broadway legend Alice Ripley. Joining them will be Grammy and Clio Award-winning Opera singer Thomas Young, who was in the original Off-Broadway production directed by Mike Nichols and is featured on the Standup Shakespeare cabaret review album recorded in 1995. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief July 11th, 2017 - 'MIDSUMMER' at the Delacorte and More!
by Jessica Khan - Jul 11, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM takes its first bow tonight at the Delacorte! (more...)

Naughty Professor Release New Video For 'I Can't Sleep At Night' Feat. Dexter Gilmore
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

Today, acclaimed New Orleans-based future funk collective Naughty Professor released the video for “I Can't Sleep at Night,” off of their new album, Identity. “I Can't Sleep at Night,” features fellow New Orleans musician Dexter Gilmore (Sexy Dex and the Fresh) delivering a powerful and expansive vocal performance as the focus of the track (more...)

BWW Review: POULENC'S LA VOIX HUMAINE, King's Place
by Gary Naylor - Jul 11, 2017

La Voix Humaine, Poulenc's one act, one soprano opera based on a play by Jean Cocteau, is a visceral, demanding, rewarding evening, ferociously up to date in every sense. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - July 11, 2017
by - Jul 11, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on July 11 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

General Mills New Products Meet Global Demand for Simplicity
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

General Mills (NYSE: GIS)is releasing its line-up of new products around the world to meet global demand for great taste and simplicity. Highlights include "Oui" by Yoplait, a French-style yogurt with simple ingredients like whole milk and real fruit; great tasting cereals like Apple Cinnamon Toast Crunch and Blueberry Chex; Betty Crocker "original recipe" cake mix made withseven pantry-friendly ingredients, Annie's organic cheese puffs, and super premium, indulgent Hagen-Dazs mini stick bars. (more...)

Cartoon Network Powers Up San Diego Comic-Con with OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes
by TV News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

Cartoon Network is levelling up this summer with a heroic event at San Diego Comic-Con (July 19-23) with a booth inspired by the world of the upcoming series OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes. (more...)

Sexy, Dark Comedy KEPT BOY Out on DVD/VOD This August
by Movies News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

Breaking Glass Pictures has acquired North American rights to writer/director George Bamber's (The Mostly Unfabulous Social Life of Ethan Green, 'Bloomers') second feature film KEPT BOY. (more...)

Steep Theatre Announces Seventeenth Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

Steep Theatre Company is thrilled to announce the programming for its upcoming 17th season, which continues the company's tradition of presenting bold plays from today's most exciting playwrights, brought to life by fearlessly honest ensembles and visionary directors. (more...)

BWW TV: The Kid Critics Get a Sugar Rush at CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 10, 2017

We are continuing the series with Tai (10), Isabella (12), and Charles (9), who just stopped by the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre to check out CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. Curious about what they thought about the show? Find out below! (more...)

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