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Bobby Lee Comes to Comedy Works Larimer Square This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2015

Bobby Lee, best known from his numerous years as a cast member on Mad TV, was a regular guest on E!'s Chelsea Lately and can be seen on Comedy Central's The Burn. (more...)

American Symphony Orchestra Opens 2016-2017 Season With Troubled Days of Peace
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

The American Symphony Orchestra, conducted by music director Leon Botstein, will open its 55th season at Carnegie Hall on Wednesday, October 19, 2016.  The four-concert Vanguard series begins with a program titled Troubled Days of Peacein which Botstein will lead the Orchestra and the Bard Festival Chorale in concert versions of two one-act operas that examine the turbulent period between the First and Second World Wars: Ernst Krenek's Der Diktator ('The Dictator') and Richard Strauss' Friedenstag ('Days of Peace'). (more...)

Louis CK & More Among Amazon's Lineup for 2015 Fall Pilot Season
by TV News Desk - Sep 23, 2015

Amazon today announced the lineup for its fall pilot season which is scheduled to debut later this year exclusively on Amazon Video in the US, UK, Germany and Austria. (more...)

Erika Amato, Tom Byrn and Mike Newman to Lead BIOGRAPHY at East Lynne Theater Company
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

The award-winning East Lynne Theater Company of Cape May, NJ has announced complete casting for S. N. Behrman's effervescent 1932 comedy, Biography. (more...)

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman & More in All New Featurette for Live-Action PAN
by TV News Desk - Sep 15, 2015

Hugh Jackman, Garrett Hedlund, Rooney Mara and Levi Miller star in PAN, in theaters October 9th. The live-action Peter Pan feature is directed by Joe Wright. Check out an all-new featurette below! (more...)

PAN, Featuring Hugh Jackman, Hits Theaters Today
by TV News Desk - Oct 9, 2015

Joe Wright's action fantasy PAN, featuring Hugh Jackman and Rooney Mara in a new take on the J.M. Barrie classic, hits theaters via Warner Bros today, October 9, 2015. (more...)

From HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm – it's a Hilarious Night of Stand-Up Comedy with JB Smoove at The Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

He's a gifted writer, comedian, television and film star who continues to entertain audiences all over the world with his unique brand of comedic funk! Turn on your TV and comedian JB Smoove seems to be everywhere you look. Over the last few years, he has co-starred opposite Will Arnett on The Millers, has hosted Last Comic Standing, plays a fictionalized version of himself on Real Husbands of Hollywood, 11.   (more...)

ELTC to Host Radio Show & Gala Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2015

Why did a man in Pennsylvania create The Red-Headed League in London? Who is the person behind 'The Voice' stealing millions in Manhattan? What questions about East Lynne Theater Company's rich background will be asked at its gala celebrating 35 years of presenting American classics and world premieres? (more...)

East Lynne Theater Company to Present HOLMES AND CARTER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Why did a man in Pennsylvania create The Red-Headed League in London?  Who is the person behind "The Voice" stealing millions in Manhattan?  All will become clear when the award-winning Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company brings back its popular radio-style productions.  (more...)

John Keating, Laoisa Sexton and More to Star in THE PIGEON IN THE TAJ MAHAL at Irish Rep; Cast Complete!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Irish Repertory Theatre has announced complete casting for the world premiere of THE PIGEON IN THE TAJ MAHAL, by Laoisa Sexton. (more...)

JB Smoove Brings a Night of Stand-Up to The Ridgefield Playhouse on 11/19
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

You can see JB Smoove on the big screen in his new film 'Almost Christmas,' in which a dysfunctional family gathers for the holidays - and you can see him LIVE at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Saturday, November 19 at 8 pm as part of the Barts Tree Service Comedy Series.  Smoove is a gifted writer, comedian, television and film star who continues to entertain audiences all over the world.  Random thoughts and everyday observations are transformed into hilarity when seen through the eyes of Smoove!  (more...)

JB Smoove Brings a Night of Stand-Up to The Ridgefield Playhouse on Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2016

You can see JB Smoove on the big screen in his new film 'Almost Christmas,' in which a dysfunctional family gathers for the holidays - and you can see him LIVE at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Today, November 19 at 8 pm as part of the Barts Tree Service Comedy Series.  Smoove is a gifted writer, comedian, television and film star who continues to entertain audiences all over the world.  Random thoughts and everyday observations are transformed into hilarity when seen through the eyes of Smoove!  (more...)

THE PIGEON IN THE TAJ MAHAL Begins Tonight at Irish Rep
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

Irish Repertory Theatre presents the world premiere of THE PIGEON IN THE Taj Mahal, by Laoisa Sexton. Directed by Alan Cox (Black Snow), THE PIGEON IN THE Taj Mahal begins performances tonight, November 16, 2016 at Irish Rep Theatre (132 West 22nd Street) in the W. Scott McLucas Studio Theatre and officially opens on November 27, running through December 31, 2016. (more...)

East Lynne Theater Company Announces Registration for 11th Annual Workshop
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2017

Applications are available for the award-winning East Lynne Theater Company's 11th Annual Summer Student Workshop. For the last ten years, students have performed a variety of shows in front of standing-room only audiences. This year, it's 'Robin Hood,' written by Gayle Stahlhuth and directed by Robert LeMaire, who also runs the workshop. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Hugh Jackman Debuts PAN Trailer on 'Tonight Show'
by TV News Desk - May 19, 2015

Hugh Jackman stopped by last night's TONIGHT SHOW to premiere the trailer for his new film PAN, an origin story of Peter Pan and Captain Hook. Check out the appearance and the trailer below! (more...)

GREAT NEWS! NBC Orders Second Season of Andrea Martin-Led Comedy
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2017

NBC has ordered a second season of its freshman comedy GREAT NEWS, starring two-time Tony Award winner Andrea Martin (PIPPIN, MY FAVORITE YEAR.) Season 2 will consist of 13 episodes. (more...)

East Lynne's Announces Radio Shows, One-Acts for March
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2016

?Why did a man in Pennsylvania create The Red-Headed League in London?  Who is the person behind "The Voice" stealing millions in Manhattan?  What organization is considered the first modern American theater company?       (more...)

East Lynne Theatre Company to Present HOLMES AND CARTER Radio Shows This Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2017

Why did a man in Pennsylvania create The Red-Headed League in London? Who is the person behind 'The Voice' stealing millions in Manhattan? All will become clear when the award-winning Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company brings back its popular radio-style productions. (more...)

THE REAL THING, DEAR MASTER & More Set for Aurora Theatre Company's 25th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2016

Berkeley's acclaimed Aurora Theatre Company proudly announces the lineup for its 25th anniversary season. The company opens the season with a revival of Dorothy Bryant's DEAR MASTER, directed by acclaimed actress and director Joy Carlin and featuring Kimberly King and Michael Ray Wisely. (more...)

American Symphony Orchestra Announces New Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2016

The American Symphony Orchestra and music director Leon Botstein return to Carnegie Hall for the ensemble's 55th season of concerts, the Vanguard Series, on October 19, 2016, and continue through May 12, 2017. Four programs of wide-ranging and distinct repertoire will explore notable topics, including an opera and an oratorio, in addition to orchestral works.  (more...)

Houston Area Students to Perform Modern JULIUS CAESAR, 6/24-26
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2016

Houston Area Students will present #Honorablemen? : A 21st Century Julius Caesar from June 24 - 26, 2016 at Main Street Theater - Rice Village (more...)

Photo Flash: Hugh Jackman Tweets Exclusive First Look at PAN Poster Art
by Movies News Desk - Jul 8, 2015

Along with the artwork, the 'Les Miserables' star tweeted: 'Here it is! The exclusive first look at the new poster for @panmovie. What do you think!?' (more...)

Photo Flash: Zawe Ashton, Michelle Fairley & More in Rehearsal for SPLENDOUR at Donmar Warehouse
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2015

In the opulent drawing room of the Presidential Palace, a Western photojournalist awaits the return of The Dictator. She is here to take his portrait. The Dictator's wife, her best friend and an interpreter wait with her. Prada shoes, vodka glasses and light fingers tap out the time. He is late, very late… (more...)

BWW Interview: Alison J. Murphy and Mark Edward Lang in LUNT AND FONTANNE 'THE CELESTIALS OF BROADWAY'
by Kathy Strain - Jul 21, 2016

As the characters Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne, Mark Edward Lang and Alison J. Murphy seem to be a perfect fit in the play about the famous Broadway actors. Lang and Murphy are married in real life and have been performing together for many years. Recently visiting San Antonio, Texas, BWW had a chance to sit down and chat with them about their roles and about the show LUNT AND FONTANNE 'THE CELESTIALS OF BROADWAY.' (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Third Trailer Released for Hugh Jackman Action Adventure PAN
by Movies News Desk - Jul 16, 2015

The third official trailer for PANhas been released! Directed by Joe Wright and starring Hugh Jackman, Amanda Seyfried, Rooney Mara, Garrett Hedlund, Cara Delevingne and Levi Miller. (more...)

VIDEO: Magical New Trailer for PAN, Starring Levi Miller, Hugh Jackman and More
by Movies News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

From Warner Bros. Pictures comes, "Pan," a live-action Peter Pan feature directed by Joe Wright ("Atonement," "Pride & Prejudice"). Offering a new take on the origin of the classic characters created by J.M. Barrie, the action adventure follows the story of an orphan who is spirited away to the magical Neverland. There, he finds both fun and dangers, and ultimately discovers his destiny -- to become the hero who will be forever known as Peter Pan. Check out a brand-new, full-length trailer below! (more...)

East Lynne Theater Company to Present DRACULA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2016

The quiet English countryside changed with the arrival of its newest neighbor, Count Dracula. Even Lucy Seward, the daughter of the psychiatrist in charge of the local sanitorium, is behaving strangely. Her mysterious oddities are noticed by Jonathan Harker, the man who loves her, and her father who sends for Dr. Van Helsing. Van Helsing believes Lucy might be a victim of a ghost that sucks blood at night from its victims. (more...)

This Weeks New Movies - 1/27/2016 - 1/29/2016
by BWW - Jan 24, 2016

Information, posters, descriptions of all the upcoming movies being released from 1/27/2016 - 1/29/2016! (more...)

BWW Review: The Coup Stumbles at WNO's THE DICTATOR'S WIFE
by Benjamin Tomchik - Jan 16, 2017

The Dictator's Wife stumbles like a badly engineered coup with the fault lying solely with the opera's librettist Mohammed Hanif. (more...)

Washington National Opera Presents 2017 American Opera Initiative Festival, Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Washington National Opera (WNO) presents the fifth season of its acclaimed American Opera Initiative, a comprehensive commissioning program that brings contemporary American stories to the stage while fostering the talents of rising American composers and librettists. (more...)

League of Professional Theatre Women Announces 2017 International Theatre Award Finalists
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

The League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW) and its International Committee announce the finalists of the 2017 LPTW Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award. (more...)

Actors Theatre of Louisville Kicks Off THE TENS Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2016

The 2016 Apprentice/Intern Company evening of new ten-minute plays, THE TENS runs today, January 12, through January 16 in the Victor Jory Theatre at Actors Theatre of Louisville. (more...)

International Voices Projects Returning to Victory Gardens for 7th Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2016

International Voices Project (IVP) is proud to present the seventh season of play readings by playwrights from around the world. The series is presented in collaboration with consulates and cultural institutions throughout Chicago. (more...)

Former Emmy Award-Winning MSNBC News Producer Gregg Cockrell's Entire Memoir, 'Draft Dodger' Available for Free Exclusively on The Travel Tribune
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

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Metta Theatre of Taos to Premiere UNMANNED
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2016

Metta Theatre of Taos presents the premiere production of Unmanned, a new play by Robert Myers (more...)

BWW Review: CARMEN - An Afro-Cuban Jazz Musical at Olney Theatre Center - New Musical Sizzles With Sensuality
by Charles Shubow - Feb 17, 2016

Get your tickets now for what could become the hottest ticket of the 2016 theater season. (more...)

BWW Review: ADELAIDE FRINGE 2016: LABELS Points Out The Stupidity Of The Us/Them Divide
by Barry Lenny - Feb 12, 2016

Joe Sellman-Leava makes us laugh, makes us angry, and makes us very glad to have met him, albeit far too briefly. (more...)

Washington National Opera Presents 2017 American Opera Initiative Festival, 1/13
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2016

Washington National Opera (WNO) presents the fifth season of its acclaimed American Opera Initiative, a comprehensive commissioning program that brings contemporary American stories to the stage while fostering the talents of rising American composers and librettists. (more...)

Pamplin Historical Park Shares Little-Known American Civil War Facts
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2015

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Nelson Aspen to Launch December Lineup at Don't Tell Mama's BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

Winter is upon us, and Restaurant Row's beloved piano bar, Don't Tell Mama, has announced Broadway 'Boozy' Brunch's special guest line up for December. (more...)

Actors Theatre of Louisville Announces Lineup for THE TENS This January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2015

Artistic Director Les Waters and Managing Director Jennifer Bielstein are proud to announce the 2016 lineup for the Apprentice/Intern Company evening of new ten-minute plays. The Tens runs January 12-16 in the Victor Jory Theatre at Actors Theatre of Louisville. (more...)

InstallAware Open Sources Microsoft Desktop Bridge APPX Library for Extending WiX, Inno Setup, and Nullsoft Scriptable Install System
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2016

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Syfy & UCP Begin Production on THE MAGICIANS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2015

Syfy and Universal Cable Productions' (UCP) latest scripted drama series, The Magicians, will commence season one production on August 4 in Vancouver, Canada. The 13 episode season will air in early 2016 on Syfy. (more...)

Erika Amato, Tom Byrn and Mike Newman to Lead BIOGRAPHY at East Lynne Theater Company
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2016

The award-winning East Lynne Theater Company of Cape May, NJ has announced complete casting for S. N. Behrman's effervescent 1932 comedy, Biography. (more...)

Melissa Errico-Led FINIAN'S RAINBOW Headlines Irish Rep's 2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2016

Irish Repertory Theatre has announced its Fall 2016 Season. On the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage will be FINIAN'S RAINBOW, adapted and directed by Irish Rep Artistic Director Charlotte Moore, and starring Melissa Errico ('Billions', Encores! Do I Hear A Waltz?), who will reprise her role from the acclaimed 2004 production. (more...)

Washington National Opera Announces Fifth Season of America Opera Initiative
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2016

Washington National Opera (WNO) today announced full programming details for the fifth season of the American Opera Initiative, its comprehensive commissioning program that brings contemporary American stories to the stage while fostering the talents of rising American composers and librettists. For the first time, all of the program's world premiere operas will be presented during an American Opera Initiative Festival weekend, January 13-15, 2017 in the Kennedy Center Family Theater. (more...)

Bobby Lee Coming to Comedy Works Larimer Square, 9/3-5
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

Bobby Lee, best known from his numerous years as a cast member on Mad TV, was a regular guest on E!'s Chelsea Lately and can be seen on Comedy Central's The Burn. (more...)

The Segal Center to Highlight Arab Classic Plays & Classic Plays by Black Playwrights
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center, located at The Graduate Center, CUNY, will highlight works from the classical canon of Arab plays on Wednesday, April 19, and present readings of rarely seen plays by Black playwrights on Monday, May 22 and Tuesday, May 23. (more...)

Aurora Theatre Company presents Bay Area Premiere of SPLENDOUR
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

Aurora Theatre Company closes its 25th season with the Bay Area Premiere of SPLENDOUR, Abi Morgan's (Suffragette, The Iron Lady, Shame, The Hour) riveting play about the fragility of power and the unreliability of language. In the dripping-with-wealth drawing room of a presidential palace, a Western photojournalist awaits the return of a dictator. She is there to take his picture only The Dictator in question is running very, very late. The sounds of gunfire from the streets and rumors of revolution swirling in the air reveal that something has also gone very, very wrong. The Dictator's wife, her best friend, and an interpreter wait with her. They talk films and Prada shoes as their fingers lightly tap out the time. All four women harbor secrets and suspicions. All four are in danger. In a fascinating, non-linear structure, this lush piece returns over and over to earlier scenes, each time with the knowledge of what has been uncovered since. Compassionate, dispassionate, and icily probing, SPLENDOUR allows a devastating glimpse into the minds of four women as their world turns. (more...)

THE ACCIDENTAL FREE SOCIETY is Released
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2016

Mike Schober's new book, The Accidental Free Society - A Historical and Modern Worldview of Dictators, Democracies, Terrors, and Utopias, ($16.49, paperback, 9781498458627; $8.99, e-book, 9781498464314) leads readers along a shocking journey through the development of power in government, from the first rulers in Ancient Egypt to today's political leaders. From the Scorpion King to Stalin and Mao, Schober unveils to readers people's love of The Dictator and their pursuit of power. Coupled with this discussion of dictatorship, the author also analyzes the pursuit of freedom and the establishment of the free society in Britain, America, and elsewhere. What circumstances made democracy possible in a world filled with dictatorships? Schober's book provides the answer. (more...)

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