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BWW Reviews: Cuteness Abounds in Conejo Players Theatre's THE MARVELOUS WONDERETTES
by Jeffrey Scott - Jul 23, 2014

The concept: A high school prom in the first act filled with songs from the 1950's. A 10-year reunion in the 2nd act filled with songs from the 1960's. One set. Four girls. Sounds pretty simple, yes. NOT! As the choreographer for the original production of WONDERETTES, Janet Miller, told me this is a simple concept but '...it is a deceptively difficult show'. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Revealing BREAKING THE CODE at Barrington Stage Co
by Larry Murray - Jul 23, 2014

A rethinking of the 1986 biographical play by Hugh Whitemore about mathematician and computing innovator Alan Turing who was instrumental in solving the Nazi's Enigma Code yet was vilified as a homosexual and chemically castrated before ultimately being pardoned 60 years after his death. A swirling production that is both a puzzle play and a tour-de-force for Mark H. Dold, who plays Turing brilliantly. (more...)

Washington Pavilion Welcomes New Marketing Director
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

The Washington Pavilion has announced the hiring of Rebecca Sevening as the new Director of Marketing. Rebecca began her work on June 16, 2014. (more...)

Former PayPal Security Expert Joins Synack to Drive the Power of Crowd Security Intelligence
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

MENLO PARK, CA - Synack Inc., a startup that created the industry's first enterprise-caliber system to safely and effectively crowdsource security testing, announced today that Gus Anagnos, the former PayPal executive responsible for developing and leading the PayPal Bug Bounty Program, joined the company as VP of Strategy and Business Operations. Gus brings over 18 years of invaluable experience working in information security and enterprise risk to Synack. Gus will be driving the overall business strategy and working closely with customers to provide a thorough understanding of the current security landscape and offer new ideas, tools and services to ensure customers are aware of the latest threats and how to best protect against them. (more...)

Group Rep's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Begins 7/25
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2014

The Group Rep presents as their first production of their 41st Season Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire directed by L. Flint Esquerra, produced by Kellie Brook Malone for the Group Rep. This Pulitzer Prize and Drama Critics Circle Award-winning play famously recounts how the faded and promiscuous Blanche DuBois is pushed over the edge by her sexy and brutal brother-in-law, Stanley Kowalski. Considered to be one of the most remarkable plays of our time, the play solidified Tennessee Williams' position as one of the most important young playwrights of his generation. (more...)

Photo Flash: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana & Cast of GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Visit Jimmy Kimmel
by BWW Special Coverage - Jul 22, 2014

Jimmy Kimmel welcomed Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper to a special 'Guardians of the Galaxy' episode of Jimmy Kimmel Livelast night (more...)

OKLAHOMA to Run 8/1-10 at the Bickford Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

The Bickford Theatre at the Morris Museum in conjunction with the Algonquin Arts Center of Manasquan and the News Jersey Youth Theatre will present the American classic musical OKLAHOMA, August 1 through August 10, 2014. (more...)

THE SUN EXPERIMENT to Play FringeNYC, 8/13-22
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

HelikonRep announced today that it will produce the world premiere of THE SUN EXPERIMENT, by NYTW Emerging Playwright of Color CATHERINE YU, at the 18th annual New York International Fringe Festival. Inspired by Shakespeare's Twelfth Nightand named for 20th century philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein's theory on the rotation of the sun, THE SUN EXPERIMENT will be directed by HelikonRep Artistic Director and Drama League Directing FellowELENA HEYMAN. The play will feature Ben Chase, Lauren Currie Lewis, and Julia Watt. (more...)

WONDER OF THE WORLD to Open Douglas Morrisson Theatre's 2014-15 Season, 8/28-9/21
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

The Douglas Morrisson Theatre opens its 35th Season with the comedy 'Wonder of the World' by David Lindsay-Abaire. Directed by Dale Albright, 'Wonder of the World' is a wild and wacky tale of one woman's quest for happiness and self-fulfillment. (more...)

Photo Flash: Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana & More Attend GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Premiere
by Movies News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

Below, check out photos from the premiere of Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. The film opens in theaters on August 1, 2014! (more...)

Business RadioX's Meeting Pros Radio Features Atlanta Technical College and Providence Events
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

ATLANTA, GA - Meeting Pros Radio was live on July 9, 2014 with guests Tess Vismale from Atlanta Technical College and Stephanie Hudson from Providence Events. Both were interviewed by show host Michael Lauer. (more...)

Jason C. Tramm to Conduct Ocean Grove's Summer Stars Classical Series Finale, 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

On Thursday July 31 at 7:30 pm Maestro Jason C. Tramm will conduct the Ocean Grove Summer Stars Classical Series season finale concert at the magnificent 6,500 seat Great Auditorium in Ocean Grove, NJ. The concert 'Grand Orchestra and the Great Organ' will feature the 65 member MidAtlantic Opera Orchestra, renowned soloists and rare instruments in a program of masterworks for organ, orchestra and violin. The concert will include Saint-Saens' Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso in A Minor, Charles Marie Widor's Symphony in G Minor, and Horatio Parker's Concerto in E-flat Minor. (more...)

Despite Known Link Between Poor Teamwork and Errors, Only 30% of Medical Schools Provide Teamwork Training
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

A report from the Institute of Medicine's says, "Divisive battles among the health care disciplines have resulted in inhibited teamwork and collaboration by health care professionals." Unfortunately, only about 30 percent of medical schools are trying to fix the poor teamwork cited in the study with interprofessional education programs that teach communication, teamwork, and collaboration among health care professionals. (more...)

VIDEO: Cast of GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Visits Jimmy Kimmel Live; Watch Appearance!
by TV News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

Jimmy Kimmel welcomed Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper to a special 'Guardians of the Galaxy' episode of JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE last night (more...)

OpenDNS to Present Open Source 3D Visualization Engine at Black Hat USA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

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BWW Previews: Shows for Kids by Kids at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Dan Marois - Jul 21, 2014

Through the efforts of the Ogunquit Playhouse Children's Theater Camp, there's a good chance you'll see a future star of the theater in one of the upcoming summer performances produced for younger audiences. (more...)

Yahoo and The Weinstein Company Announce the Exclusive U.S. Pre-Theatrical Release for the Film "One Chance" on Yahoo Screen
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2014

From The Director of “The Devil Wears Prada,” “One Chance” is the remarkable and inspirational true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day and an amateur opera singer by night. Paul became an instant YouTube phenomenon after being chosen by Simon Cowell for 'Britain's Got Talent.' Wowing audiences worldwide with his phenomenal voice, Paul went on to win 'Britain's Got Talent' and the hearts of millions. Fresh from celebrating his Tony Award-winning Broadway run in 'One Man, Two Guvnors,' BAFTA winner James Corden (“The History Boys”) stars as Paul Potts and is supported by an acclaimed ensemble cast that includes Julie Walters (“Mamma Mia!,” “Calendar Girls,” “Billy Elliot”), Mackenzie Crook (“The Pirates of the Caribbean”), Colm Meaney (“Get Him to the Greek”), Jemima Rooper (“Kinky Boots”), Valeria Billelo (“Pazze Di Me”) and rising star Alexandra Roach (“The Iron Lady”). (more...)

Best-Selling Author Cheryl Strayed to Appear at Vermont College of Fine Arts, 8/15
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2014

MONTPELIER, Vt., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Vermont College of Fine Arts (VCFA), a national center for graduate education in the arts, announced today that best-selling author Cheryl Strayed will be interviewed by VCFA President Thomas Christopher Greene in front of a live audience on Friday, August 15th, 2014 at 5pm. The event will take place in Alumni Hall, 4 College Street, Montpelier. (more...)

This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 7/21/2014
by - Jul 21, 2014

This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld.com for 7/21/2014. (more...)

10th Rural Route Film Festival Comes to Moving Image, 8/8-10
by Movies News Desk - Jul 21, 2014

The Rural Route Film Festival, celebrating its tenth anniversary, returns to Museum of the Moving Image from August 8 through 10, 2014, with its showcase of international films that take the road less traveled, transporting viewers to places far outside of the city. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Laughter Abounds in NOISES OFF at Carrollwood Players Theatre
by Peter Nason - Jul 21, 2014

Even with some flaws in the production, the mirth never stops in NOISES OFF. It's marvelous fun. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Tony Winner Linda Cho Talks About ORPHAN OF ZHAO
by E.H. Reiter - Jul 21, 2014

Interview with 2014 Tony Award Winner Best Costume Design of a Musical for Linda Cho about THE ORPHAN OF ZHAO now playing at the La Jolla Playhouse (more...)

BWW Reviews: CAT IN THE HAT Has the Desired Effect at Children's Theatre Company
by Kristen Hirsch Montag - Jul 21, 2014

What better way to review a Children's Theatre Company show than to have a real mom and her little boy attend and tell us about the experience? This first-hand review by a first-time reviewer will charm you into attending one of the remaining performances as the show closes this Sunday, July 27. (more...)

BWW Reviews: ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA - All Hail The Queen
by Jeffrey Scott - Jul 21, 2014

Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival's production of William Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra brings royal-like acting to the Conejo Valley stage. (more...)

Wilmington Business RadioX Special Edition Voice of Business Show Features ScreenGems and Wilmington Film Commission
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2014

WILMINGTON, NC - On July 11, 2014, Wilmington Business Radio aired The Voice of Business with Wilmington Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Connie Majure-Rhett and co-host Ann Revell-Pechar. Majure-Rhett invited guests Johnny Griffin and Bill Vassar into the studio to discuss Wilmington's film industry and the state of North Carolina's film incentives. (more...)

Review Roundup: PIECE OF MY HEART: THE BERT BERNS STORY Off-Broadway
by Review Roundups - Jul 21, 2014

Piece of My Heart: The Bert Berns Story, a new musical based on the life and songs of legendary songwriter Bert Berns, opened tonight, July 21, 2014, at the The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center. Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

Allegheny Health Network Psychologist among Panelists at Senate Staff Briefing In Support of Legislation to Help Patients with Mental Health, Addiction Disorders
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2014

An Allegheny Health Network psychologist is one of three behavioral health specialists invited by the American Psychological Association (APA) to participate as panelists in a Senate staff briefing sponsored by the Behavioral Health Information Technology Coalition on Tuesday, July 22 at noon in Washington, D.C. (more...)

BWW Interviews: James Vasquez Brings PAGEANT to the Cygnet Theatre
by E.H. Reiter - Jul 21, 2014

PAGEANT is back at the Cygnet Theatre and James Vasquez is happy to be the man that directs this new production. I was able to chat with him between rehearsals to chat about bringing the Glamouresse pageant back to the stage. PAGEANT is playing at the Cygnet Theatre through Sunday, August 31. (more...)

Winners Announced for Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 'Guardians of Good' Contest
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2014

Disney announced today the five winners of the MARVEL'S “GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY”—GUARDIANS OF GOOD nationwide contest (more...)

BWW Review: BAD AUDITIONS- a Don't Miss at the KC Fringe Festival
by Steve Wilson - Jul 20, 2014

Bad Auditions, conceived and curated by Kevin King and produced by Whim Productions is playing at the Fishtank Performance Studio in Kansas City. The Kansas City Fringe Festival is bringing over 100 performances to the Kansas City area through July 27. Fortunately, for Kansas City the uproarious Bad Auditions is one of those performances. (more...)

Playwrights West Presents the World Premiere of THE SWEATERMAKERS, 8/8-30
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2014

Playwrights West in association with CoHo Productions presents The Sweatermakers, a world premiere drama by Andrew Wardenaar. The Sweatermakers marks the third year in Playwrights West's ten-year mission to present quality, professional productions of its members' works. (more...)

This Weeks New Movies - 7/25/2014 - 7/25/2014
by BWW - Jul 20, 2014

Information, posters, descriptions of all the upcoming movies being released from 7/25/2014 - 7/25/2014! (more...)

Photo Flash: MACBETH Opens at Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, Now Through 8/3
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2014

Visions of power captivate and corrupt as the star couple craft their dark fantasies into crimson reality in Shakespeare's Macbeth as envisioned by PSF Producing Artistic Director Patrick Mulcahy. Previewing July 17 and 18, and opening July 19 on the Main Stage, Macbeth runs through August 3. (more...)

BWW Review: NOISES OFF Wows Audiences at The Barn Players
by Steve Wilson - Jul 19, 2014

Noises Off, the hilarious farce on theater by Michael Frayn, opened Friday night July 18 at the Barn Players in Mission, Kan. Frayn wrote the 1982 play after watching from the wings of a play he had written for Lynn Redgrave. He said, "It was funnier from behind than in front, and I thought that one day I must write a farce from behind." (more...)

VIDEO: New GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Featurette, Meet Peter Quill
by Stage Tube - Jul 19, 2014

From Marvel, the studio that brought you the global blockbuster franchises of Iron Man, Thor, Captain America and The Avengers, comes a new team—the Guardians of the Galaxy. An action-packed, epic space adventure, Marvel's “Guardians of the Galaxy” expands the Marvel Cinematic Universe into the cosmos, where brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade the ever-persistent Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits—Rocket, a gun-toting raccoon, Groot, a tree-like humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic Gamora and the revenge-driven Drax the Destroyer. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand—with the galaxy's fate in the balance. (more...)

Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall Names Betsy Bender as New Director of Marketing
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall is proud to welcome Betsy Bender as the new Director of Marketing. Ms. Bender comes with more than 15 years' experience in the entertainment industry, including most recently, as The Director of Marketing and Sales at BIG ARTS on Sanibel, FL. (more...)

6th Annual Pan Pacific Film Festival Set for 7/24 - 26
by Movies News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

The annual Pan Pacific Film Festival (PPFF) brings together a forum of movie industry professionals and cinephiles to share stories of redemption and transformation. (more...)

Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie to Lead Universal's BY THE SEA
by Movies News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

A-list couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt will reteam for Universal's BY THE SEA, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The drama, which Jolie wrote and will direct, marks the first time the pair have starred together since 2005's MR. AND MRS. SMITH. (more...)

Review Roundup - 'Garden State's Zach Braff Still Searching for Life's Purpose in WISH I WAS HERE
by Movies News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

Zach Braff's second directorial feature, WISH I WAS HERE has a limited release today in New York and Los Angeles. The film will open nationwide on August 1. (more...)

FIRST LOOK - Neil Patrick Harris Featured in New Heineken 'Best Tasting Light Beer' Campaign
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

Heineken Light announced today the launch of its 'Best Tasting Light' campaign featuring three-time Emmy award winner and Tony award winner and host, Neil Patrick Harris. (more...)

BWW Reviews: HAMLET Kills for Kentucky Shakespeare
by Todd Zeigler - Jul 17, 2014

The best productions of classic plays present them as if they are world premieres. They reveal new details, shine new light upon dramas whose lines you could recite like the names of your children. "Hamlet," the finale of Kentucky Shakespeare's trio of summer stagings in Central Park, is exactly this sort of production. (more...)

Broadway, West End Director Michael Rudman to Release Autobiography I JOKE TOO MUCH, Aug 7
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

Broadway and West End director Michael Rudman will release his autobiography I JOKE TOO MUCH on August 7. (more...)

Lifetime Announces National Sweepstakes to Promote New Thriller THE LOTTERY
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

To promote the July 20 launch of its provocative new conspiracy thriller The Lottery (#TheLottery), Lifetime has launched a national sweepstakes through which people with a July 20 birthdate are eligible to win $10,000. (more...)

Cast of 'Guardians of the Galaxy' to Visit ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE, 7/21
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

Jimmy Kimmel welcomes Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper to a special "Guardians of the Galaxy" episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on MONDAY, JULY 21 (more...)

Jason Robert Brown, Jeanine Tesori and Martin Charnin Come to WPPAC for 'Creating Broadway' Series This Summer, Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

The White Plains Performing Arts Center Conservatory Theatre has announced the premiere of the Creating Broadway Series. This series will spotlight top-notch Broadway artists showcasing the talents that got them to the Great White Way. The series will be presented in the form of concerts, master classes, lectures and workshops. Whether participating or observing, these events promise to be amazing opportunities for teaching and learning for theatre enthusiasts and professionals of all levels. (more...)

Hank Boland Named New Artistic Director of Strawdog Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

Strawdog Theatre Company and Board President Seth Rickard announce, that effective immediately, Hank Boland is to assume the role of artistic director of Strawdog Theater Company. Boland has been acting as interim artistic director since fall 2012. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at SOUTH PACIFIC at California Music Circus
by Stage Tube - Jul 16, 2014

The Rodgers and Hammerstein classic South Pacific, a universally acclaimed musical theatre masterpiece, is the third show in the 2014 Music Circus season at the Wells Fargo Pavilion, the 64th season for the venerable Sacramento institution. Performances are currently running through July 27. Check out a sneak peek below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Beth Malone, John Cudia and More in SOUTH PACIFIC at California Music Circus
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2014

The Rodgers and Hammerstein classic South Pacific, a universally acclaimed musical theatre masterpiece, is the third show in the 2014 Music Circus season at the Wells Fargo Pavilion, the 64th season for the venerable Sacramento institution. Performances take place July 22 - 27. (more...)

Notice to attend the Annual General Meeting of Addtech AB (publ)
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2014

NOTICE OF PARTICIPATION (more...)

DV8's JOHN Dance-Theatre Work to Premiere at the National's Lyttelton Stage, Oct 30-Jan 13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2014

Following the worldwide success of Can We Talk About This?, DV8 return to the National's Lyttelton stage with JOHN, a new verbatim dance-theatre work by Lloyd Newson, Artistic Director of DV8. (more...)

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