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Angela Eve and Eve's Parlor Cabaret & Untitled Supper Club to Present UNBRIDLED: THE REVITALIZED WEEKLY VARIETE SHOW, Beg. 4/17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

This spring, Angela Eve and Eve's Parlor Cabaret will team up with Untitled Supper Club to bring more burlesque, fetish, and sexy circus to Unbridled, Untitled's freaky Thursday night dance party. (more...)

BWW Reviews: LUMA - Bringing Living Light Into the Darkness
by Anya Sebastian - Apr 9, 2014

LUMA, which lit up the Lensic stage on April 6, is a unique theatrical experience. A symphony of light, music, words and movement, is performed against a background of complete darkness. Using The Dark as a canvas, the brilliant, colored light displays produce ever-changing kinetic art forms that are completely captivating to behold. (more...)

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Finalist Matt Dorame Joins Cast of Off-Broadway's iLUMINATE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

Matt Dorame, Season 4 finalist on Fox TV's 'So You Think You Can Dance,' joined the cast of iLUMINATE on April 2nd at New World Stages. The new 2014 edition of iLUMINATE opened on January 27th to unanimous rave reviews, led by The New York Times who dubbed the Off-Broadway hit 'Spectacular, magical and dazzling!' iLuminate wowed the nation with their groundbreaking light suits and innovative dance moves on NBC's 'America's Got Talent,' where the dance-in-the-dark sensation was selected as one of the hit show's top finalists after judge Piers Morgan called them 'The Best New Act in America!' (more...)

VIDEO: The 404 - Ep. 1466: Where that tweet flew over our head
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014


Investigation Discovery Announces Powerful April Programming Slate
by TV News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

On the heels of its best quarter in network history, Investigation Discovery unveils a late-April slate that showers viewers with new premieres every night of the week, featuring seven new series, and seven ongoing hits. (more...)

Two Shows. One Ticket. Don't Miss This Killer Deal!
by Contests - Broadway - Apr 16, 2014


BWW Reviews: HAMLET Crackles With Welcome Intensity
by Maggie Yates - Apr 16, 2014


VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'An Unblinking Death' on Next THE ORIGINALS
by - Apr 16, 2014

On the next episode of The CW's THE ORIGINALS titled "An Unblinking Death", desperate to help Kieran (guest star Todd Stashwick), Cami (Leah Pipes) insists on an unconventional treatment (more...)

Peter Giglio's New Book, WHEN WE FALL, is Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Today, DarkFuse released the new novella by Peter Giglio (author of Lesser Creatures). A book in which Literary Mayhem stated was: “One of the most powerful, emotionally moving stories I have ever read.” It is now available for immediate download for Kindle. (more...)

Donna Le Clair Pens WAKING REALITY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

For author Donna Le Clair, reality are stories carried from generation to generation, but perception can transform when truth is awakened and freed. She penned her story - her reality as she wept cradled under a bed, but as she listened to the stories of others and acknowledged their visibility, she saw shoulders soften; sighs release, and wings soar ... and herself, heal. (more...)

FilmBuff to Bring DEVIL IN MY RIDE to Digital Audiences
by Movies News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

It was announced today that digital entertainment curator, FilmBuff, will release the horror/comedy “Devil in My Ride,” starring Sid Haig (“Kill Bill: Vol. 2,” “Jackie Brown,” “The Devil's Rejects”) and directed by Gary Michael Schultz. (more...)

Review Roundup: Young Vic's A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE
by Review Roundups - Apr 15, 2014

Let's see what the critics had to say...The great Arthur Miller confronts the American dream in The Dark and passionate A View from the Bridge, featuring Mark Strong (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Sherlock Holmes) and Nicola Walker (Last Tango in Halifax, Spooks) at the Young Vic. (more...)

Cheyenne Jackson to Join Lance Horne for FIRST THINGS LAST at Rockwell Table & Stage Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

Special guest Cheyenne Jackson has joined the evening, in addition to previously announced Ricki Lake, Ashley Fink ('Glee'), Shane Jenek (Courtney Act from 'RuPaul's Drag Race'), Adam Kantor (The Last Five Years) and Julie Garnye (Les Miserables at the Hollywood Bowl) with special surprise stars. They (more...)

BWW Reviews: ASSASSINS is a Captivating Look at the Dark Side of America
by Jeff Davis - Apr 15, 2014


Ben Edquist, Arlo Hill and Natalie Ballenger Named Winners of 2014 LOTTE LENYA COMPETITION
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

Ben Edquist, of Houston, won the $15,000 First Prize in the finals of the 2014 Lotte Lenya Competition, sponsored by the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music and held on April 12, 2014, in Kilbourn Hall of the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y. Arlo Hill, of New York, won the Second Prize of $10,000, and the Third Prize of $7,500 was awarded to Natalie Ballenger, also of New York. (more...)

Light Opera of New York to Present ORANGE BLOSSOMS at Symphony Space, 4/25-26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

Light Opera of New York presents the first NYC staged production since 1920, and the premiere recording by Albany records, utilizing the original orchestrations, of Victor Herbert's 'ORANGE BLOSSOMS', based on the play by Frederique de Gresac, with lyrics by B.G. de Sylva. April 25, 26, 2014 7:30 PM at Symphony Space Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre, 2537 Broadway, NYC. (more...)

MY M&M's' Celebrates 'May The 4th' With Star Wars-Themed Products
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

MT. ARLINGTON, N.J., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ To celebrate Star Wars Day on May 4 th, MY M&M'S is unveiling 'sweet' Star Wars-themed MY M&M'S chocolate candies and merchandise. Now, fans of either The Dark or light side can join the chocolate 'm'pire and display their allegiance with special blends of M&M'S with well-known Star Wars phrases and characters, like Darth Vader and Yoda. (more...)

Eagle Theatre to Present GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS, 4/25-5/17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

The Eagle Theatre's production of David Mamet's Pulitzer Prize Winning, satirical black comedy, Glengarry Glen Ross opens April 25 and runs through May 17. (more...)

Theatre Y to Stage MEDEA, 5/7-6/1
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

Theatre Y presents Euripides' Medea, freely adapted by poet Robinson Jeffers at Theatre Y, 2649 N. Francisco Ave. in Chicago, May 7-June 1, 2014. Director Kevin V. Smith returns to the helm to bring a bold, dangerous, and emotionally rich dreamvision to Euripides' classic, having previously directed Theatre Y's wildly imaginative and experimental productions of Exiles and The Misunderstanding. (more...)

VIDEO: New Trailer for NBC's ROSEMARY'S BABY, Starring Zoe Saldana
by TV News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

NBC just released an all-new trailer for its upcoming miniseries ROSEMARY'S BABY, airing Sunday, May 11 & Thursday, May 15 on NBC (9-11 p.m. ET). Watch below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: The Musical Theater Project Presents DECONSTRUCTING KURT WEILL
by Roy Berko - Apr 14, 2014

The wording on the gravestone of Kurt Weill comes from the song 'A Bird of Passage' from his musical, 'Lost in the Stars.' It reads: 'This is the life of men on earth: Out of darkness we come at birth. Into a lamplit room, and then-Go forward into dark again.' (more...)

Chautauqua Theater Company's 2014 Season to Include A RAISIN IN THE SUN, THE MAY QUEEN & More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

Chautauqua Theater Company (CTC), under the leadership of Vivienne Benesch Artistic Director and Sarah Clare Corporandy Managing Director, has announced programming for its 2014 season featuring Lorraine Hansberry's classic A Raisin in the Sun, directed by Ethan McSweeny (June 28-July 6), The May Queen, a world premiere by Molly Smith Metzler (July 18-27), directed by Vivienne Benesch, and Shakespeare's The Tempest (August 8-15), starring Lisa Harrow, directed by Jade King Carroll on the Bratton Theater Mainstage. (more...)

Roslyn Kind, Susan Eagan & More Set for 54 Below this Week
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, the performance venue located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond: (more...)

Yellow Sound Label to Release HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL Cast Recording in June
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

The producers of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL-the critically acclaimed new musical stage adaptation of Daniel Waters' iconic 1989 dark comedy film-are pleased to announce the Original Cast Recording of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL, to be released on Yellow Sound Label. Written by Olivier Award winner and Tony Award nominee Laurence O'Keefe (Legally Blonde, Bat Boy) and Emmy Award winner Kevin Murphy (Reefer Madness, "Defiance", "Desperate Housewives"), HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL opened on Monday, March 31, 2014 - the 25th Anniversary of the film's release - at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street) in New York City. (more...)

The American Composers Orchestra Announces 2014-2015 Season - ORCHESTRA UNDERGROUND, BLUES SYMPHONY & BEYOND and More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

Under the leadership of Artistic Director Derek Bermel and Music Director George Manahan, American Composers Orchestra's (ACO) 2014-2015 season strengthens the orchestra's commitment to serve as a catalyst for the creation of new orchestral music, providing unprecedented opportunities for American composers to create new work and for audiences to discover it. Now in its 11th year at Carnegie Hall's Zankel Hall, Orchestra Underground continues as ACO's subversive and entrepreneurial redefinition of the orchestra as an elastic ensemble, and this year features the rarely performed orchestral music of pioneering composer and performer Meredith Monk, holder of the 2014-2015 Richard and Barbara Debs Composer's Chair at Carnegie Hall (Monk's Sphere, November 21). Orchestra Underground brings cabaret, pop, and jazz traditions into the concert hall in a program featuring Kurt Weill's cabaret cult classic The Seven Deadly Sins sung by Shara Worden (Sin & Songs, February 27). For the first time in several seasons, ACO returns to performing with full symphonic forces outside of Carnegie Hall - the orchestra's April concert at Jazz at Lincoln Center will showcase the New York premiere ofWynton Marsalis' Blues Symphony. (more...)

FROZEN Tops Rentrak's DVD & Blu-ray Sales and Rentals for Week Ending 4/6
by Movies News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

Rentrak Corporation (RENT) today announced the Top-10 DVD & Blu-ray Disc sales and rentals according to the company's Retail Essentials and Home Video Essentials tracking services whichare based on estimated consumer spending per data collected for the week ending April 6, 2014. (more...)

VIDEO: Check Out Clips from the Concert OVERCASH AND CHANGE Featuring Numerous Broadway Performers
by Stage Tube - Apr 13, 2014

Overcash & Change 2, an evening featuring the work of musical theatre composer Drew Overcash was presented Feb. 24 at The Highline Ballroom. Video segments were just released- look below to check them out! (more...)

Alley Theatre Announces the 2014 – 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2014

Gregory Boyd, Artistic Director of the Tony Award-winning Alley Theatre, announces 6 of the 7 plays that will comprise its 2014-2015 season, entitled "Alley Theatre @ UH, " featuring Alley Resident Actors and favorites in stellar roles. (more...)

Scoop: REIGN on THE CW - Thursday, May 1, 2014
by TV Scoop - Apr 11, 2014

Get all the scoop on REIGN, airing on THE CW on Thursday, May 1, 2014! (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'No Exit' Episode of The CW's REIGN
by - Apr 11, 2014

On the next episode of The CW's REIGN titled "No Exit", when Mary's brother James (guest star Joe Doyle) arrives in France and convinces Mary to return to Scotland, Francis (Toby Regbo) is suspicious (more...)

Telly Leung, Hannah Elless and More Set for 'WE'LL TAKE MANHATTAN' Benefit to Support Operation Smile, 6/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

On June 10th is the very first charity gala benefit Off-Broadway to raise money for the children of Operation Smile. The event is titled 'WE'LL TAKE MANHATTAN: THE MUSIC OF RICHARD RODGERS & LORENZ HART'. All proceeds will be going towards Operation Smile. (more...)

Richard Eyre's GHOSTS to Continue West End Theatre Series at Cinemas Across the UK and Ireland, June 26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

The WEST END THEATRE SERIES is delighted to announce its third title; Richard Eyre's five-star, multi award-winning revival production of Ibsen's Ghosts. The Almeida Theatre production will be screened in over 200 cinemas across the UK and Ireland for one night only, Thursday 26 June '14 ( (more...)

FIRST LOOK: Bailey Mason Journeys From Sex Worker to Healer in HOOKED, Opening 4/27
by Shari Barrett - Apr 11, 2014

Every once in a while an extraordinary story and performer comes along where we can explore the human condition from a new perspective. Such a performer is Bailey Mason and such a show is !HOOKED which blends wacky yet real comedy with episodes of somber events from Bailey's life. She is a strong person who has experienced more than she would have wanted, but came out better for it in the end. (more...)

BWW Interviews: The Talented Ms. Tari Kelly on her Extensive Broadway Career and Channeling Judy Garland!
by Michael Mulhern - Apr 11, 2014

We chat with skilled actress and star of The Arvada Center's END OF THE RAINBOW on her vast Broadway background and her thoughts on all things Judy! (more...)

VIDEO: Go Behind-the-Scenes with THE GIVER Author Lois Lowry; Plus Sneak Peek!
by Movies News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

The Weinstein Company has released a behind-the-scenes video for THE GIVER, which hits theaters August 15, 2014. Click below for an interview with author Lois Lowry, and get a sneak peek at the movie's black-and-white world! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Maryland Ensemble Theatre's THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

Maryland Ensemble Theatre (MET) will present Martin McDonagh's award winning play 'The Lieutenant of Inishmore'. The Dark Irish comedy will be directed by MET's founding Artistic Director, Tad Janes. 'The Lieutenant of Inishmore' will run every Thursday through Sunday(except Easter Sunday) at Maryland Ensemble Theatre from April 10 through May 4. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below! (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - FOX Shares All-New Trailer for 24: LIVE ANOTHER DAY
by TV News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

The clocking is ticking in this extended & explosive trailer for the return of 24. The series premieres on May 5th ( 9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (more...)

Northlight Theatre to Present LOST IN YONKERS, 5/2-6/8
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, presents Lost in Yonkers by Neil Simon, directed by Devon de Mayo. The production will run at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie, from May 2 - June 8, 2014. The Press Opening is Friday, May 9, at 7:30 pm. (more...)

Allan Hawco Returns To Theatre: The 'Republic of Doyle' Star Says He's 'Having a Blast' Being Back On Stage
by Catherine Kustanczy - Apr 11, 2014

Allan Hawco has been putting in long days in the lead-up to his onstage appearance in Belleville, a play about a dysfunctional couple, on now through May 4 at Toronto's Berkeley Street Theatre. (more...)

Pushcart Players to Bring HAPPILY EVER AFTER to Center for the Arts, 4/25
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

Pushcart Players, New Jersey's acclaimed touring theatre for young audiences presents 'Happily Ever After - A Cinderella Tale' on Friday, April 25 at 10 & 11:30 am at the Center for the Arts at the College of Staten Island, NY. (more...)

Karl Saint Lucy & Brett Ryback Set for Late Night at 54 Below Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

Craving a show after the show? 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, is expanding its popular late-night series with fresh faces and hot new performances to keep the party buzzing into the wee hours. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th St., 54 BELOW welcomes you to loosen your tie and embrace the night at its upcoming events: (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - All-New Images from NBC's ROSEMARY'S BABY
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 11, 2014

NBC has released all new images from their upcoming miniseries ROSEMARY'S BABY, airing Sunday, May 11 & Thursday, May 15 on NBC (9-11 p.m. ET). (more...)

V. Contreras Releases New Album
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

On April 15th, V. Contreras (Victoria Contreras), will be launching her first full-length album, V. Contreras independently, which follows her first EP Burn, (released last December) and has critics saying that the songs 'bursts forth with a lush wall of sound that transports you back to the Cosmo pop of the early sixties, with a mix of groovy dance beats, strings and horns.' (more...)

Ashley Fink, Shane Jenek & Adam Kantor to Join Lance Horne at Rockwell Table & Stage, 4/15
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

LANCE HORNE - the Emmy Award winning composer, musician, vocalist and producer - will headline a special concert evening at Rockwell Table & Stage in Los Angeles on Tuesday, April 15 at 8:00 PM. Special guests Ashley Fink ('Glee'), Shane Jenek (Courtney Act from 'RuPaul's Drag Race') and Adam Kantor (The Last Five Years) have joined the evening, in adition to previously announced Ricki Lake, Julie Garnye (Les Miserables at the Hollywood Bowl) and Lisa Ann Walter (The Parent Trap) with special surprise stars. They will perform songs from his acclaimed CD First Things Last in addition to a special preview of The Night Before My Wedding, Horne's upcoming collaboration with Neil Gaiman. Lance's March 31 evening at Birdland Jazz Club in New York featred Alan Cumming, Rachel Dratch, Stephen Wallem, Alice Ripley and more. He recently contributed a movement to Tyler's Suite, a choral song-cycle dedicated to Tyler Clementi, the 18-year-old Rutgers University student that took his life three years ago. The piece, which also includes contributions from Stephen Schwartz, Ann Hampton Callaway and Craig Carnelia, was premiered by the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus in March. Rockwell Table & Stage is located at 1714 Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles, CA.. Tickets are $20 with a two drink minimum. Visit for more information. (more...)

Scoop: THE ORIGINALS on THE CW - Tuesday, April 29, 2014
by TV Scoop - Apr 10, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE ORIGINALS, airing on THE CW on Tuesday, April 29, 2014! (more...)

YouTube Bans PregnancyChat Support Channel
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ YouTube abruptly terminated a channel offering pregnancy and parenting support. The YouTube channel, PregnancyChat, was established more than two years ago in an effort to provide mothers-to-be with support regarding the challenges and surprises, which pregnancy and parenting present on a daily basis. (more...)

BAM and WNYC to Present RadioLoveFest, June 4-8
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

From June 4 to June 8, two iconic New York City institutions join to celebrate an ever evolving medium that was born more than 100 years ago-radio. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Alley Theatre's COMMUNICATING DOORS is Mildly Suspenseful and Wholly Interesting
by David Clarke - Apr 10, 2014

When it comes to describing Alan Ayckbourn's 1994 play COMMUNICATING DOORS, the Internet proudly boasts that the science fiction comedy exists at the crossroads of Back to the Future and Hitchcock. Does the Alley Theatre's stalwart and clever production live up to that assessment? In my opinion, not really. Nevertheless, it comes incredibly close to meeting that lofty mark. (more...)

Marsha Norman and Jason Robert Brown's THE TRUMPET OF THE SWAN Comes to the Wallis, 5/2-4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents The Trumpet of the Swan, A Novel Symphony for Actors and Orchestra, adapted by Marsha Norman from E.B. White's timeless children's novel, with music by composer, Jason Robert Brown. Norman and Brown are also currently represented on Broadway with the new musical adaptation of The Bridges of Madison County. The Trumpet of the Swan, part of the Jack Elliott Family Concert Series, runs for a limited engagement, May 2 - 4, 2014 at the Bram Goldsmith Theater. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Highlights from Murderous Musical Mondays with Alexander Sage Oyen and Brett Ryback
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 10, 2014

The cast and creative team of the hit Off-Broadway musical Murder for Two are teaming up with some of New York's brightest up and coming composers and every Monday night for their spring concert series, Murderous Musical Mondays. Composers Brett Ryback and Alexander Sage Oyen continued the series on April 7, 2014, immediately following the 7pm performance of Murder for Two at New World Stages (Stage 5 - 340 West 50th Street). BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the special concert below! (more...)

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