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Backstage At Josh Groban's East Coast Summer Tour
by Pat Cerasaro - Aug 20, 2014

Internationally celebrated performer and recording artist Josh Groban is currently embarking on a new North American tour in promotion of his chart-topping ALL THAT ECHOES album with a new East Coast Summer tour kicking off this week and a new rehearsal video is now available to view. (more...)

BWW Recap: PRETTY LITTLE LIARS Shocks in Summer Secret Reveal
by Colleen Maus - Aug 20, 2014

This week's Summer shocker is here! Are you surprised? Did you see it coming? Let's dive right in! This week, #MelissasSecret took center stage as Spencer learns of her sister's past. (more...)

MOUNTAINFILM ON TOUR ATL Returns to Plaza Theatre This Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Mountainfilm on Tour ATL, a part of the Mountainfilm in Telluride family, makes its second annual appearance at the Plaza Atlanta Theatre in August. (more...)

CBS First in Viewers for Eighth Time in Nine Weeks
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

CBS was first in viewers for the eighth time in the last nine weeks with seven of the top 10 programs including all three editions of BIG BROTHER, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending Aug. 17. (more...)

Sherman Chamber Ensemble Plays Tchaikovsky and Bach for Labor Day Weekend Performance on 8/29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

The Sherman Chamber Ensemble concludes its 2014 Summer Concert Series on Friday, August 29th at St. Andrew's Church in Kent and Saturday, August 30th at the Lake Mauweehoo Club in Sherman with a program including a flute concerto by CPE Bach, Tchaikovsky's "Souvenir de Florence" and a new work for string sextet by SCE Artistic Director Eliot Bailen. (more...)

Barrel of Monkeys' THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA: Back to School Edition Begins 9/8
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Summer may be winding down, but the fun doesn't have to end as Barrel of Monkeys presents the Back To School Edition of its long-running, critically acclaimed revue THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA, directed by Artistic Director Molly Brennan, playing Mondays at 8 pm from September 8 - October 6, 2014 at the Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland Ave. in Chicago. (more...)

Disney Channel is #1 in Today Day & Primetime in Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

For the week of August 11, 2014, powered by Disney Channel Original Movie “How to Build a Better Boy” and near-record performance for original comedy “Girl Meets World,” Disney Channel swept Total Day (more...)

CIRQUE SHANGHAI: WARRIORS Adds Special Performance Times for Labor Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

"Cirque Shanghai: Warriors," the Summer spectacle encompassing remarkable acrobatics, thrilling daredevil stunts and exhilarating demonstrations from Chinese Kung Fu and Wu Shu masters, will close on Monday Sept. 1, 2014 (Labor Day). Special Labor Day performance times have been added at 2 and 4 p.m. and will mark the end of the Summer 2014 run of "Cirque Shanghai: Warriors". (more...)

Summer Festival of Sacred Music at St. Bart's Continues with Mozart's CORONATION on 9/7
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

The Summer Festival of Sacred Music at St. Bart's continues on Sunday, September 7 at 11 am with a service featuring Mozart's 'Coronation' Mass with the combined choirs of St. Bartholomew's Church and an orchestra of period instruments. (more...)

Third Annual SUMMER HUMMER Raises Over $18,000
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Last night, the third annual Summer Hummer added more than $18,000 to the coffers of Taking Care of Our Own, an emergency fund administered by theatreWashington that provides short term assistance to theatre artists in need. (more...)

Photo Coverage: First Look Jamie Parker, Clare Foster and More in GUYS AND DOLLS at Chichester
by Roy Tan - Aug 19, 2014

Guys and Dolls - a joyous and vibrant celebration of Prohibition-era New York - marks a series of firsts when it bursts onto the Festival Theatre stage at Chichester this Summer, running now through 21 September 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production below! (more...)

Penobscot Theatre Company Sets 2014-15 Education Programs
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Penobscot Theatre Company has unveiled a diverse slate of dramatic education programs for the 2014-2015 school year including youth classes, vacation camps, master classes for teens and adults, and a new young adult conservatory. Leading the theatre's Dramatic Academy, which encompasses the full range of programs, is Amy Roeder, who assumed her new role as the company's director of education this week. (more...)

Behold the Power of Color in The Last Tinker: City of Colors, Available Now for PlayStation' 4
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Sony DADC New Media Solutions' LOOT Entertainment, an interactive entertainment development division dedicated to creating experiences and products for all digital platforms, announced today that The Last Tinker: City of Colors is now available for purchase and play on the PlayStation4 computer entertainment system. Community members can download the game in North America for $19.99, in Europe for 19.99, and $14.99 with PlayStation Plus. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Director, Jeremy Scott Lapp
by Bartley Stratton - Aug 19, 2014

Jeremy Scott Lapp has been working in the theatre business for over 27 years performing in over 100 shows in and around San Diego County. He is an alumnus of the 2009 Lincoln Center Theatre Directors Lab West, a proud member of the SDC and a 2011 SDC Emerging Artist. In addition, he is a recipient of Noel Craig, PAMTA, Inland Theatre League, Patte, National Youth Theatre, Billy & Director's Choice awards. (more...)

Sam Smith Set to Perform at MTV Video Music Awards
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

According to MTV.com, Sam Smith will bring his soulful melodies to the MTV Video Music Awards. (more...)

Omaha Fashion Week Kicks Off Eighth Fall Fashion Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Omaha Fashion Week kicked off its eighth fall fashion season last night with Accessories, Children's Wear and Bridal showcase. Omaha Fashion Week has grown to be come the fifth largest fashion week in the country in terms of how many designers participate and number of attendees. Omaha Fashion Week will continue through the week, leading up the Saturday Night Finale, August 23rd, in the tents at the Capitol District on 12th and Davenport. (more...)

Opera Singer, Licia Albanese, Dies at 105
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Licia Albanese was an Italian-born American operatic soprano. She passed away at the age of 105. (more...)

VIDEO: Bruce Willis Demos His Corn Eating Invention on LETTERMAN
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

'Sin City' star Bruce Willis stopped by last night's LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN on CBS to show off his latest invention, perfect for any Summer BBQ! Check out the clip below! (more...)

Cooperstown Summer Music Festival Wraps Up this Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

The Cooperstown Summer Music Festival finale on Sunday, August 24 at 7:30 pm offers dance-infused chamber music by Bartok, Brown, Byrd, Schubert, Strauss, and del Aguila. Performers are the Momenta Quartet; Linda Chesis, flute; Moran Katz, clarinet; Olga Vinokur, piano. The concert will be held in the ballroom of the Otesaga Hotel in Cooperstown. (more...)

LA Music Critics Award Winner Ryan Aderrey Set for Appearance on BORDER CROSSINGS, 8/20
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

L.A. Music Critics Award Winner Ryan Aderrey is set to appear on 'Border Crossings' with Host Larry London. The Emerging Singer/Songwriter, who has been touring in support of his debut EP 'What If' and his Debut Single 'A Miracle, My Love,' is performing at Ebenezer's Coffee House in Washington, DC on August 21 at 7 p.m. (more...)

NBC's AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR Delivers Show's Biggest Overall Audience
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

“American Ninja Warrior” (1.9/6 in 18-49, 6.1 million viewers overall from 9-11 p.m. ET) is currently delivering the show's biggest overall audience in more than two years (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Signature Theatre's THE WAYSIDE MOTOR INN with Marc Kudisch, Rebecca Henderson & More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Signature Theatre presents The Wayside Motor Inn by A.R. Gurney, directed by Lila Neugebauer. The production plays through Sunday, September 28, 2014, ahead of an official opening on Thursday, September 4 in The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). Limited $25 subsidized tickets remain for the production's initial run. Tickets during the extension week start at $55 each. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for Trafalgar Transformed's EAST IS EAST, Starring Jane Horrocks and Ayub Khan Din
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Amit Shah (Abdul Khan), Ashley Kumar (Tariq Khan), Darren Kuppan (Maneer Khan), Nathan Clarke (Saleem Khan), Taj Atwal(Meenah Khan) and Michael Karim (Sajit Khan) join the previously announced multi award-winning actress Jane Horrocks (Ella Khan) and East is East's award-winning playwright Ayub Khan Din (George Khan) to complete the casting of the Khan family, in Ayub Khan Din's critically-acclaimed play. The Khans are joined by Sally Bankes (Auntie Annie), Rani Moorthy (Mrs. Shah) and Hassani Shapi(Mr Shah/Doctor). Ash Rizi, Karl Seth, Deepal Parmar and Pamela Bennett (Ensemble) complete the cast. (more...)

Leo Gugu to Host PARTY MONSTER THE MUSICAL in Concert at 54 Below, 8/27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Party Monster The Musical on Wednesday, August 27th at 9:30pm. This one night only presentation, hosted by downtown superstar Leo Gugu (Stylist/Nightlife Personality), will showcase the worldwide premiere of select songs from Party Monster The Musical. (more...)

Talyst Exhibits at the NPPA Summer Conference
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

KIRKLAND, Wash., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Talyst, a market leader in pharmacy automation and 340B solutions, will be exhibiting at the 2014 NPPA Summer Conference in Las Vegas, NV. The company will be showcasing its 340B software products and services. (more...)

SWITCHED AT BIRTH & THE FOSTERS Summer Finales Post Multi-Week Highs
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

At 8 o'clock, the Summer finale of “Switched at Birth” hit 4-week highs in Total Viewers (1.3 million), Women 18-34 (355,000/1.1 rating), Women 18-49 (574,000/0.9 rating) and Females 12-34 (501,000/1.1 rating) – since 7/21/14. (more...)

Cast Announced for Christopher Wheelon's ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND at Lincoln Center This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

The Joyce Theater Foundation and The National Ballet of Canada today announced the casting for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, having its New York premiere at the David H. Koch Theater at the Lincoln Center, September 9 - 14, 2014. (more...)

BWW Reviews: It's a Choppy RIDE with Some Interesting People at None Too Fragile
by Roy Berko - Aug 19, 2014

Eric Lane is a prolific and prize winning playwright. His plays include 'Times of War,' 'Filming O'Keefe,' 'Floating,' and 'Dancing on Checkers' Grave.' Never heard of them? You are not alone. In spite of his recognition for writing some episodes for TV's 'Ryan's Hope,' his scripts are not on the list of the most published plays. (more...)

William Blake and Michael Thomas Murray's ECHOES OF ETTA Set for 9/4 at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Echoes of Etta, the award-winning Etta James Tribute, continues their Summer/Fall residency on September 4th, 9:30pm at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street). Echoes of Etta was the winner of the 2014 MAC Award for Show of the Year. (more...)

DifFRactions Theatre and TNC to Present IN THE RING as Part of 2014 Dream Up Festival; Runs 8/26-9/6
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

DifFRactions Theatre and Theater for The New City (Crystal Field, Artistic Director) present, as part of the Dream Up Festival, the American Premiere of IN THE RING, written by Leonore Confino (a 2014 Moliere Award Best Playwright nominee for the play). Directed by Alexandre Oppecini, this production will mark the World Premiere of the English translation by Perrine Moran. (more...)

ABC's MISTRESSES Up Week-to-Week in Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

During the week of August 11, 2014, ABC aired 7 of the Top 20 broadcast programs in Adults 18-49: “20/20: Robin Williams” – No. 8, “Bachelor in Paradise” – No. 9, (more...)

William Blake's ECHOES OF ETTA Set for 9/4 at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Echoes of Etta, the award-winning Etta James Tribute, continues their Summer/Fall residency on September 4th, 9:30pm at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street). Echoes of Etta was the winner of the 2014 MAC Award for Show of the Year. (more...)

FX Orders Second Season of Hit Drama Series THE STRAIN
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

FX has ordered a 13-episode second season of its newest hit drama series The Strain from Guillermo del Toro and Carlton Cuse (more...)

Peppergreen Media & Spectrum Present International Strange Music Day, 8/24
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

AUGUST 24th is International sTRANGE mUSIC Day. It's a real holiday, yes it is. To celebrate, some of the NYC area's best and brightest composers and performers are getting together to have a very unserious session of music making. This as an opportunity to for them to share unusual sounds, unusual instrumentation, and unusual compositions rarely heard or new ones that will never be heard from again. (more...)

CATF Finishes Successful Season with Plans to Transfer UNCANNY VALLEY to New York
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

The Contemporary American Theater Festival at Shepherd University (CATF) completed its 24th season on August 3. However, the Theater Festival is not quite done for the year. CATF has been invited to transfer its world premiere production of Uncanny Valley by Thomas Gibbons to New York City's Off-Broadway venue 59E59 Theaters (more...)

E! Unveils New and Returning Fall Programming
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Time to pull out those comfy knit sweaters and riding boots you've been missing all year long because E! brings viewers fresh new shows and specials, along with greatly anticipated returning series and much more this Fall. (more...)

NBC Wins Week of August 11 Among Big 4 in Key Demos
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

NBC has won the primetime week of Aug. 11-17 among the Big 4 networks in adults 18-49, marking the ninth time this Summer NBC has finished #1 or tied for #1 among those nets. (more...)

Hippodrome Presents International Video Art Exhibition ABOUT TOWN: VIDEO ART IN SOUTHSIDE, Nov. 13-16
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

About Town is an exhibition of international video art in Birmingham's Southside district taking place 13 – 16 November 2014. Presented by Hippodrome Plus in partnership with Ikon, About Town showcases a wide variety of free night-screenings by artists from the UK and abroad, in unusual urban spaces. (more...)

PANDA! Extends Through December 28 at the Palazzo Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

PANDA! has announced additional performance dates at The Palazzo Las Vegas through December 28, 2014. Meeting popular demand, the first-ever Chinese show to take up a Las Vegas residency combines high-flying acrobatics, mystifying martial arts, music, and dance. Tickets for the new performance dates are now on sale. (more...)

2015 Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival Lineup Announced; Runs Jan 14-25
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Organizers of the inaugural Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival announced today the line-up of top contemporary puppets acts and artists from around the world, the U.S. and Chicago to be presented at venues large and small throughout the city January 14-25, 2015. (more...)

The Year of the Apartment Market Continues
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

DALLAS, TX - The U.S. apartment market continued its amazingly strong 2014 in July, as effective rent growth increased once again, occupancy remained steady and fewer concessions were offered, according to Axiometrics' monthly apartment market trends report. (more...)

People's Light & Theatre to Open 40th Season with August Wilson's FENCES, 9/10
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

People's Light & Theatre opens its 40th Anniversary Season with August Wilson's Fences running September 10-October 5, 2014 on the Leonard C. Haas Stage. Kamilah Forbes directs. People's Light & Theatre is located at 39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, PA 19355. (more...)

Premiering October 15 On THE SCENE - HeyUSA - Crowd-Sourced Travel Show Starring YouTube Superstars Grace Helbig And Mamrie Hart
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Conde Nast Entertainment (CNE) today announced that Astronauts Wanted's (AW) HeyUSA will premiere full-length episodes exclusively on THE SCENE (www.thescene.com) October 15th. HeyUSA the first-of-its-kind series starring YouTube sensations, and best friends, Grace Helbig and Mamrie Hart takes fans on an eight week Summer road trip to celebrate America's hidden gems. (more...)

New Ohio Theatre and Theatre 167 to Present 'I LIKE TO BE HERE: JACKSON HEIGHTS REVISITED', 9/6-27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

New Ohio Theatre and Theatre 167 proudly present the World Premiere of I Like To Be Here: Jackson Heights Revisited, or, This Is A Mango, conceived and directed by Ari Laura Kreith, and written by Jenny Lyn Bader, J.Stephen Brantley, Ed Cardona, Jr., Les Hunter, Tom Miller, Melisa Tien, and Joy Tomasko. The play is part of the 2nd annual Theater:Village Festival, and runs from September 6 - 27, 2014 in a limited engagement at the New Ohio Theatre, located at 154 Christopher Street between Greenwich and Washington Streets in New York City. Previews begin September 6 for a September 8 opening. (more...)

Hopatcong Borough, Greentree Development Group Take First Step In Borough's Revitalization with Groundbreaking at Brookland at Lakepointe
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

HOPATCONG, N.J., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Hopatcong Borough kicked off a major revitalization effort Monday with the groundbreaking of a 20,432-square-foot mixed-use building. (more...)

Special Performance of DIBBLEDANCE: SHOES ON, SHOES OFF Set for Tina Packer Playhouse, 8/31
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Founding Company Member and Master Choreographer Susan Dibble brings her newest production Dibbledance: Shoes On, Shoes Off to the Tina Packer Playhouse for a special ONE NIGHT ONLY performance Sunday, August 31st at 7:30pm. (more...)

NYC & THE CIVIL WAR and More Among Exhibitions at New-York Historical Society This Sept
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

The New-York Historical Society has announced its September 2014 exhibitions. Details below! (more...)

MAUS Theater of Berlin's COME THICK NIGHT Opens Tonight at FringeNYC
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

MAUS Theater of Berlin presents COME THICK NIGHT, A Shakespearean Gruselkabinett at the New York International Fringe Festival - FringeNYC. A production of The Present Company, the show runs tonight, August 19, through August 24th. (more...)

Princeton Ballet School to Welcome Alum and Fulbright Scholar Casey Lee Thorne for 8/21 Workshop
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

This Thursday, August 21, 2014, Princeton Ballet School will host a special workshop led by notable alumna and Fulbright Scholar Casey Lee Thorne. Thorne graduated from Princeton Ballet School's Professional Training Program and is Founder and Artistic Director of Inside Out Contemporary Ballet (IOCB), a professional dance company based in Marin, California. She will lead a contemporary dance workshop for advanced dancers at Princeton Ballet School's studios in Princeton, NJ on August 21, 2014 from 11:45 am until 1:15 pm. The workshop is part of Thorne's choreographic project If I Were You - Project Israel, for which she recently received a Fulbright Scholarship. (more...)

Jukebox the Ghost Announces New LP Out 10/21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Brooklyn based Jukebox the Ghost is thrilled to announce the October 21st release of their self-titled fourth LP via their longtime label Yep Roc Records. (more...)

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